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

Patrick John O’Flaherty

Patrick John O’Flaherty

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Patrick John O’Flaherty, 83, on August 3, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a brief illness. Born in Lingan, he was the son of the late Patrick and Elizabeth (Murphy) O’Flaherty. During his lifetime he worked...

JUDITH ANN TIGHE

JUDITH ANN TIGHE

Born: 17/06/1964

Passed on: 02/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On August 2, 2017 I lost the light of my life, Judy. She was born June 17, 1964 to me, Polly (McMullin) and the late Tommy Tighe. Judy peacefully passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with her loving family by her side. Judy loved to travel, do puzzles, listen to music, latch hooking, attend Saturday Mass, and hanging out with her...

Mary Leona  MacNeil

Mary Leona MacNeil

Born: 07/02/1930

Passed on: 01/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our loving mother, Mary Leona (Lathigee) MacNeil, at the age of 87. Mom passed away at the Glace Bay Hospital, August 1, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Main-A-Dieu, February 7, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Rose (Burke) Lathigee. Leona was a...

CARMEL MICHAELEEN NUGENT

CARMEL MICHAELEEN NUGENT

Born: 17/06/1947

Passed on: 12/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, wife, sister, aunt and friend, Carmel Michaeleen Nugent, on April 12, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney on June 17, 1947, Carmel was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (MacLean) MacNeil. In her younger years, Carmel followed her...

Walter ‘Joe’  BURKE

Walter ‘Joe’ BURKE

Passed on: 21/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and heart break that we, Tommy, Robert and Jo-Ann, announce the peaceful and dignified passing of our amazing Dad, (Walter) Joe Burke, 80, of River Ryan on Friday, July 21, 2017 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Lingan, he was the son of the late Walter and Tessie (Tighe)...

Samuel Wallace ‘Sam’  CONRAD

Samuel Wallace ‘Sam’ CONRAD

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Special thanks to Maple Hill Manor, where Sam received suburb loving care for two and a half years.

Charles ‘Charlie’   Prendergast

Charles ‘Charlie’ Prendergast

Born In: New Waterford, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 08/11/1930

Passed in: New Waterford, Canada
Passed on: 20/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Charles Alexander ‘Charlie’ Prendergast regret to announce his passing on July 20, 2017 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Charlie was born November 8, 1930 in New Waterford, NS to the late Edward and Mary Elizabeth (MacDonald) Prendergast. Charlie was a member of St. Leonard’s Parish. In his earlier years he painted...

Samuel Wallace ‘Sam’  Conrad

Samuel Wallace ‘Sam’ Conrad

Born: 27/06/1947

Passed on: 21/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family of Samuel ‘Sam’ Conrad, age 70, announce his passing on July 21, 2017 at New Waterford Hospital. Born in New Glasgow, June 27, 1947, he was the son of the late Frank and Margaret (Wallace) Conrad. Sam was a member of St. Leonard’s Parish; he worked as a pastry chef in Halifax at the Lord Nelson...

Walter ‘Joe’  Burke

Walter ‘Joe’ Burke

Passed on: 21/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Joe Burke, age 80, passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017 at the New Waterford Hospital. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford. www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

PETER  COOKE

PETER COOKE

Born: 26/09/1937

Passed on: 04/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family of Peter Cooke, age 79, announce his sudden passing on July 4, 2017 at New Waterford Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, September 26, 1937, he was the son of the late Alexander and Vange (MacLean) Cooke. Peter was a miner most of his life having worked in 18, 26 and Lingan collieries. He was a great father...

Heather Ann Tonary

Heather Ann Tonary

Born: 13/03/1951

Passed on: 04/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Heather Ann Tonary regrets to announce her passing on July 4, 2017 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital after a courageous battle. Heather was born March 13, 1951 in New Waterford, NS to the late David and Sarah Tonary. She was also predeceased by her eldest brother, James. Heather loved to spend her time fishing in Iona and...

PATRICK FRANCIS 'FRANK' MADDEN

PATRICK FRANCIS 'FRANK' MADDEN

Passed on: 20/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Patrick Francis 'Frank' Madden, 79, of New Waterford on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Victoria Haven Nursing Home, Glace Bay, after a brief battle with Demetia. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late James T. and Mary (Wilson) Madden. Frank was a member of Mount Carmel...

ANNA THERESA BURKE

ANNA THERESA BURKE

Passed on: 01/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A graveside service will be held for Anna Theresa Burke, 87, of New Waterford who passed away Sunday, January 1, 2017. The service will take place on Friday, June 30 at 11:30 a.m. in Mount Carmel Cemetery with Fr. Ray Huntley officiating. Following the burial, there will be a luncheon held at St. Leonard’s Hall on Convent Street. Funeral...

Bernard ‘Bernie’ Kenneth White

Bernard ‘Bernie’ Kenneth White

Born: 25/04/1959

Passed on: 24/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we say farewell to a loving father, son, brother, cousin, and friend, Bernard ‘Bernie’ Kenneth White. Watched over by his loving family, Bernie passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Bernie was born on April 25, 1959 and raised in New Waterford by parents Simon and Roberta...

Charles Robert MacPhee

Charles Robert MacPhee

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Charles Robert MacPhee, age 77, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with family by his side. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late William Douglas and Hannah Mary ( Gaulton) MacPhee. Charles was a mine supervisor and worked with Devco in...

Patrick Francis ‘Frank’ Madden

Patrick Francis ‘Frank’ Madden

Passed on: 20/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Patrick Francis 'Frank' Madden, 79, of New Waterford on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Victoria Haven Nursing Home, Glace Bay, after a brief battle with Dementia. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late James T. and Mary (Wilson) Madden. Frank was a member of Mount...

Mike Kennedy

Mike Kennedy

Passed on: 10/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Mike Kennedy, age 68, on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, Mike was the youngest son of the late Archie and Maddie (Hutchison) Kennedy. He was a member of the former St. Agnes Parish and more recently the Parish of St....

Catherine ‘Peggy’ (Gillis) MacIntyre

Catherine ‘Peggy’ (Gillis) MacIntyre

Passed on: 06/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Catherine 'Peggy' (Gillis) MacIntyre, 93, on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford. Born in South West Margaree, she was a daughter of the late Angus and Elizabeth (MacDonald) Gillis. Peggy lived on Farquhar Road in...

MARGARET  WOLFE

MARGARET WOLFE

Passed on: 04/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Margaret Wolfe, 87, of New Victoria passed away peacefully on June 4, 2017, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, Margaret was the daughter of the late Archie and Mae (Leadbeater) Hutchinson. In earlier years, Margaret worked in several jobs in New Waterford. She volunteered with the United Church Women and was Past...

Wallace Edward  Tighe

Wallace Edward Tighe

Born: 29/06/1928

Passed on: 03/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we, the family of Wallace Tighe, age 88, announce his passing. Wallace passed away surrounded by his loving family on June 3, 2017 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in New Waterford, June 29, 1928, he was the son of the late Thomas and Catherine (Turnbull) Tighe, and was the last surviving member of his immediate family....

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