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

Anthony 'Tony' Tighe

Anthony 'Tony' Tighe

Passed on: 22/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our hearts are broken as we announce the passing of our wonderful husband, dad, grandfather and brother, Anthony `Tony` Tighe on March 22, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with his loving family by his side age 72. He leaves behind his soul mate and wife of 50 years, Elaine (Gillis) Tighe; his son and best friend, Tony (Tracy) Tighe;...

Diane Hurley-Gouthro-MacPherson

Diane Hurley-Gouthro-MacPherson

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 10/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness, that we announce the sudden passing of our loving mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend. Diane passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Halifax Infirmary after a brief illness. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late George and Theresa Pauline (Hurley) Gouthro and was...

Mary Marguerite Lever

Mary Marguerite Lever

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with regret and great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Margie Lever on March 9, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Victoria, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Florence MacNeil, both of Benacadie Pond. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Cornelius ‘Cornie’...

Rosalie ‘Rosie’ Carrigan

Rosalie ‘Rosie’ Carrigan

Passed on: 09/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Rosalie ‘Rosie’ Marie Carrigan, age 95, regretfully announce her sudden passing on Friday, March 9, 2018 in Owen Sound, Ontario. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Theodosia (Novak) Stepaniak. Throughout most of her adult life, Mom served as caregiver to many of her close relatives who...

Helen (Munroe) Tatlock, BSW

Helen (Munroe) Tatlock, BSW

Passed on: 11/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Helen Tatlock, 68, of New Waterford, NS, passed away peacefully on March 11, 2018, at the Palliative Care Unit, CBRH surrounded by her loved ones. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late John and Remigius ‘Duxie’ (McNeil) Munroe. Helen’s incredible journey through life is certainly a testament of her love for her family. The...

Diane Florence  MacPherson

Diane Florence MacPherson

Passed on: 10/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Diane MacPherson, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Halifax Infirmary. Funeral arrangements and the full obituary are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, in Thursday’s edition of the Cape Breton Post. Online condolences to the family can be expressed at:...

Debbie Lee  PEARSON

Debbie Lee PEARSON

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we, the family, announce Debbie Lee’s passing on Monday, March 5, 2018 as a result of a tragic accident, outdoors in nature, where she always felt at peace. Debbie Lee, age 48, was an exceptionally unique spirit, daughter, sister, aunt, mermaid extraordinaire and friend. She is celebrated as a fierce protector of her...

Debbie Lee  Pearson

Debbie Lee Pearson

Passed on: 05/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of our beloved Debbie Lee Pearson, age 48, on Monday, March 5, 2018. The full obituary, visitation and Mass time will be announced. Arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford. Condolences to the family can be expressed at:...

Sharon ‘Sandy’ McGillivary Sweeney  Power

Sharon ‘Sandy’ McGillivary Sweeney Power

Passed on: 27/02/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow and sadness that I announce the sudden and unexpected passing of my mom, Sharon Eileen Power, at the age of 72, of New Waterford, Cape Breton, NS, on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at the Halifax Infirmary. Born on March 10, 1945, she was a daughter of the late Bernadette McGillivary. Throughout her younger years, she owned...

William "Bill" O'Flaherty

William "Bill" O'Flaherty

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our father and husband, William ‘Bill’ James O’Flaherty, age 80, of River Ryan, Cape Breton, NS, on Friday, February 23, 2018 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in River Ryan on April 8, 1937, he was the youngest son of the late Patrick and Elizabeth (Murphy) O’Flaherty....

Audrey  Milley

Audrey Milley

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we, the family announce the passing of our mother, wife, sister and grandmother, Audrey Marie (Roach) Milley, age 68, on Saturday Feb 24, 2018. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Francis “Frico” & Shirley (Clarke) Roach. Audrey enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her family. She...

Stephen Francis Grant

Stephen Francis Grant

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The most beautiful boy was welcomed into our family on April 30, 1992 weighing 9lbs. 15 oz., and right from that day, he was our sunshine. He was the sparkle in his Mother’s eye, he was his Father’s pride and joy, and he was his sister’s beautiful new toy. As he grew through boyhood into a wonderful young man, he continued to impress all...

Shauna Maureen Pozzebon

Shauna Maureen Pozzebon

Passed on: 21/02/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Shauna Maureen Pozzebon, 46, on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of Colleen (MacKinnon) Pozzebon and the late Johnny Pozzebon. Shauna was self-employed as a hairdresser for many years. She loved cooking and gardening and took great...

Stephen Francis Grant

Stephen Francis Grant

Passed on: 17/02/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Stephen Francis Grant, 25, of New Waterford, passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018. The Funeral Mass of celebration will be held on Saturday, February 24, at 12 noon in the Parish Church of St. Leonard, Mount Carmel Avenue, New Waterford. The full obituary will appear in Friday's edition of the Cape Breton Post. Funeral arrangements have...

Elmer Joseph Madden

Elmer Joseph Madden

Passed on: 16/02/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with the greatest of sadness that we announce the passing of Elmer Joseph Madden, age 84, who finally succumbed to his battle with cancer on February 16, 2018 in New Waterford Consolidated Hospital with his family by his side. Elmer will always be remembered for his selfless dedication to his family that he exhibited throughout his life....

Rita Marie  Aucoin

Rita Marie Aucoin

Passed on: 15/02/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Rita Marie Aucoin, age 91, at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital on February 15, 2018. Born in St. Joseph's Dumoine, Rita was the daughter of the late Lucy Anne and Joseph Aucoin. Rita worked at Woolworths for over 30 years. She was a quiet gentle person who put everyone’s needs above her own. Rita...

Donald Francis Cameron

Donald Francis Cameron

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Donald Francis Cameron, 54, on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford. Born in Glace Bay, he is a son of Stanley 'Timmy' Cameron and the late Marilyn (MacNeil) Cameron. Besides his father, Donald is survived by a daughter, Jessica Cameron, Ontario; brothers,...

Donald Francis Cameron

Donald Francis Cameron

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Donald Francis Cameron, 54, on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford. Born in Glace Bay, he is a son of Stanley 'Timmy' Cameron and the late Marilyn (MacNeil) Cameron. Besides his father, Donald is survived by a daughter, Jessica Cameron, Ontario; brothers,...

Mary Rosalie  Digero

Mary Rosalie Digero

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow we announce the peaceful passing of Mary Rosalie Digero, age 86, on Thursday February 15, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford on May 13,1931, she was the daughter of the late Victor and Clenda (Kendell) Helle. She enjoyed many years with her late husband, Henry,...

Allan Joseph BORGAL

Allan Joseph BORGAL

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Allan passed away peacefully surrounded by his children, Cheryl MacNeil (Wayne), Karen Borgal (Ron Hoolwerf), Nadean Caulfield (Larry) and Andrew Borgal. Born in Glace Bay, Allan was a son of the late Allan and Edna Jean (Blackmore) Borgal. He was also predeceased by his loving wife, Josephine (nee Lee); sister, Jean, and brother, Sheldon....

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