513 announcements for V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home (New Waterford)

Marguerite Elaine (Nugent) McSween

Marguerite Elaine (Nugent) McSween

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 07/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Marguerite Elaine McSween, 65, of New Waterford on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 at the QEII Halifax Infirmary. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of Effie (MacMillan) and the late Edward 'Ned' Nugent. Marguerite was employed with the Cape Breton Residential Society for the...

Craig 'Kyzaac' MacIsaac

Craig 'Kyzaac' MacIsaac

Passed on: 03/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we announce the sudden passing of Craig MacIsaac, age 30 on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 in Edmonton, Alta. Born in New Waterford, Craig was the son of Wesley and Sandra (MacPherson) MacIsaac. Craig graduated from BEC in 2003. He pursued a career in pipefitting and welding; which led him to Western Canada for...

Elizabeth Ann 'Betty' Donovan

Elizabeth Ann 'Betty' Donovan

Born In: Inverness, Canada

Passed on: 06/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, Betty Donovan, age 77 on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 at the New Waterford Hospital. Born in Inverness, she was the daughter of the late Duncan and Catherine (MacDonald) Campbell. Betty was proud to be a stay-at-home mother. She...

David Francis  Williams

David Francis Williams

Born: 21/09/1985

Passed on: 25/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, we, the Williams/Peckham family regret to announce the tragic passing of David Williams, 30, of Scotchtown, N.S., on Jan. 25, 2016 at the University of Alberta Hospital with his loving family by his side. David was injured in an explosion while working on shift at the Nexen Long Lake facility located outside Fort...

David Francis Williams

David Francis Williams

Passed in: Edmonton, Canada
Passed on: 25/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

David Williams, 30, of Fort McMurray and formerly of Scotchtown, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 at the University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford, are incomplete at this time and will be announced in the Cape Breton Post at a later date. Online...

Josephine 'Josie'  Forward

Josephine 'Josie' Forward

Born: 17/08/1935

Passed on: 15/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Josephine Marie Forward, 80, passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Ma died peacefully surrounded by her loving children and grandchildren. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, wife, sister, aunt and friend. Born Aug. 17, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Murdock and...

Clifford Gerard ‘Cliff’ Dornig

Clifford Gerard ‘Cliff’ Dornig

Born: 07/01/1949

Passed on: 11/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Clifford Gerard Dornig, aged 67, died peacefully on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at the An Cala Palliative Care Unit, Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney. A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at V.J.McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St. in New Waterford. The family will greet friends from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. followed by...

Francis Cameron 'Clem'  McNeil

Francis Cameron 'Clem' McNeil

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 01/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, Cameron McNeil, at the age of 56. Cameron passed away suddenly on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016 at St. Martha’s Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Michael Francis and Pearl (Wadden) McNeil. An amazing...

Francis Cameron 'Clem' McNeil

Francis Cameron 'Clem' McNeil

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 01/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, Cameron McNeil, at the age of 56. Cameron passed away suddenly on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016 at St. Martha’s Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Michael Francis and Pearl (Wadden) McNeil. An amazing...

Thomas Allison  MacLean

Thomas Allison MacLean

Born: 25/11/1948

Passed on: 11/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Thomas Allison MacLean, 67, of New Waterford on Dec. 11, 2015 following a brief illness at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital (CBRH), Sydney. Born in Glace Bay Nov. 25, 1948, he was a son of the late Bernice (Gregor) and George A. MacLean. Tom was predeceased by his brother David on Dec. 9,...

William C. 'Bill'  Williamson

William C. 'Bill' Williamson

Passed on: 13/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Photo, firefighters logo, McGillivray logo WILLIAMSON, William C. ‘Bill’ Scotchtown It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of William C. 'Bill' Williamson, 84, of Scotchtown on Dec. 13, 2015, at home. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Henry and Emily (Crombie) Williamson. Bill was a coal miner...

Joseph ‘Innocenti’  Vaninetti

Joseph ‘Innocenti’ Vaninetti

Passed on: 07/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of 'Joe', 77, of River Ryan on Dec. 7, 2015. Born in Dominion, he was a son of the late Elia 'Leo' and Anna (DeSero) Vaninetti. Joe began his career at Highland Motors, Glace Bay, in 1953. He worked at various other garages in Sydney, Glace Bay and New Waterford, and eventually opened Joe's Auto...

Aubrey  Corbett

Aubrey Corbett

Passed on: 06/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Aubrey Corbett, 77, of Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015 at the Manor. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Alonzo and Irene (MacLean) Corbett. Aubrey was a member of the former Mount Carmel Church, currently the Parish Church of St. Leonard. He...

James L.  MacGillivray

James L. MacGillivray

Passed on: 06/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

James L. MacGillivray, 96, passed away on Dec. 6, 2015, at the Harbourview Facility in Sydney Mines. Born in Low Point, he was the son of the late Waldon and Laura Mae (Ling) MacGillivray. James was a veteran of the Second World War. He is survived by his daughter, Connie; sons Raymond (Andrea) and Jim (Karen); five grandchildren;...

John 'Jackie' Roach

John 'Jackie' Roach

Passed on: 06/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John (Jackie) James Roach, age 75, on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, in the ICU at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late John and Mary (O’Connell) Roach. In his younger years, Jackie was involved in the Air Cadets where he won several...

Joseph Andre Boudreau

Joseph Andre Boudreau

Passed in: London, Ontario, Canada
Passed on: 30/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Joseph Andre Boudreau, 52, of London, Ont., on Nov. 30, 2015. Born in New Waterford, N.S., he was the son of Albert 'AJ' and the late Kathleen (Ellsworth) Boudreau. Andre was a graduate of Dalhousie University College of Pharmacy in 1985, and throughout his pharmacist career...

Joseph Andre Boudreau

Joseph Andre Boudreau

Passed on: 30/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Joseph Andre Boudreau, 52, of London, Ont., and formerly of New Waterford, N.S. passed away Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, are incomplete at this time and will be announced in the Cape Breton Post at a later date. Online expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family at...

Rose Marie  Baldwin

Rose Marie Baldwin

Born: 22/12/1940

Passed on: 30/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On Nov. 30, 2015 our loving mother and grandmother passed away at Harbourstone Enhanced Care in Sydney. Rose Marie Baldwin (nee Blois) was born in Glace Bay on Dec. 22, 1940 to Alfred and Christina (nee MacPhee) Blois. Rose grew up in Glace Bay and loved going to the dances with her sisters. That is where she met the love of her life, Kevin....

Douglas Wayne MacFarlane

Douglas Wayne MacFarlane

Passed on: 24/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Douglas Wayne MacFarlane, 63, of Windsor, Ont., on Nov. 24, 2015, at home. Born in Sydney, he was a son of Phoebe (Kennedy) MacFarlane, New Victoria. Surviving are is wife Maree Kay Campbell; son Gregg Campbell; mother Phoebe MacFarlane; siblings, Jim, Ont., Gen (Joe) Rudderham, Sydney,...

Douglas Wayne MacFarlane

Douglas Wayne MacFarlane

Passed in: Windsor, Canada
Passed on: 24/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Douglas Wayne MacFarlane, 63, of Windsor, Ont., on Nov. 24, 2015, at home. Born in Sydney, he was a son of Phoebe (Kennedy) MacFarlane, New Victoria. Surviving are is wife Maree Kay Campbell; son Gregg Campbell; mother Phoebe MacFarlane; siblings, Jim, Ont., Gen (Joe) Rudderham, Sydney,...

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