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

Paul Laidlaw Prendergast

Paul Laidlaw Prendergast

Passed on: 22/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Paul Laidlaw Prendergast, on September 22, 2016. Paul, 72 was born and raised in New Waterford. He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Maureen; daughters, Paula (Lorne) Guy, JoAnn (Kyle) Sandford and Kelly (Craig) Whitman. Paul treasured his 7 grandchildren, Jenna, Shannon...

NEIL GREGORY MCKINNON

NEIL GREGORY MCKINNON

Passed on: 21/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Neil Gregory McKinnon, 80, of New Waterford on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Neil D. and Anne ‘Nan’ (Hawley) McKinnon. Neil was employed with DEVCO for 33 years working in Nos. 12, 16, 18...

Mary Josephine Oliver

Mary Josephine Oliver

Passed on: 17/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Mary Josephine Oliver, 96, of New Waterford on September 17, 2016 at the Maple Hill Manor. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Nicholas and Agnes (King) Banville. In earlier years, Mary worked at a bank in Massachusetts. She later moved home and was employed with...

MARIE CARRIGAN

MARIE CARRIGAN

Passed on: 08/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Marie Carrigan, 93, of New Waterford on September 8, 2016 at the Maple Hill Manor. Born in Belgium, she was a daughter of the late Alphonse and Eugenie (LeMaire) DeWaepenaere. Marie was a woman of strong faith who cared deeply about her family. Surviving are daughters, Patricia...

Neil 'Sonny' Boudreau

Neil 'Sonny' Boudreau

Passed on: 06/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family of Neil 'Sonny' Boudreau announce his unexpected passing at home on September 6th, 2016. Born in New Waterford 65 years ago, he was the son of the late Tina and Mickey Boudreau. Prior to his retirement, Sonny was employed as a Survey Draftsman with the Cape Breton Development Corporation. Involved at an early age, Sonny...

CARMEL WALZAK

CARMEL WALZAK

Passed on: 06/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Carmel Walzak, 75, on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016 at home. Carmel possessed many great qualities but above all was a good, loving mother to her son, Christopher. Surviving are her husband, Hugh Walzak; son, Christopher (Michelle), Sydney; brother, Joe Burns, Hamilton, Ont; grandchildren,...

Frank MacLean

Frank MacLean

Born: 31/08/2016

Passed on: 06/05/1947

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Frank MacLean, lifelong resident of Glace Bay, passed away peacefully August 31, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, with his wife by his side. Born in Glace Bay on May 6, 1947, Frank was the son of the late Joseph and Sadie (Caswell) MacLean. Frank was an adherent of St. Anne’s Parish and in his younger years a member of the Glace Bay...

Ellen Hanes

Ellen Hanes

Born: 12/10/1927

Passed on: 27/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Ellen ‘Nellie’ Hanes regret to announce her passing at home in New Waterford on August 27, 2016. Born on October 12, 1927 in England, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Eva (Jones) Gaskell. Nellie was a registered nurse, working her career in Ontario and at the New Waterford General and Consolidated Hospital in...

Sarah Gillis

Sarah Gillis

Passed on: 18/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we, the family of Sarah 'Lizzie' Elizabeth Gillis, announce her passing on, August 18th, 2016, at the age of 104 surrounded by her family. Sarah was a long-time resident of Harbourstone Enhanced Care (Mira Bay) and former resident of 12th Street, New Waterford. She was the daughter of the late Loretta and Rodrick...

Gerald Terrance Doyle

Gerald Terrance Doyle

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gerald Terrance Doyle, a loving husband, wonderful father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Edward and Anastasia (Wall) Doyle. He passed peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with his loving...

BRYAN DUHAMEL

BRYAN DUHAMEL

Passed on: 10/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bryan Duhamel, age 67, a former coal miner, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. Online condolences to the family can be placed at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

GEORGE WILLIAM DONOVAN

GEORGE WILLIAM DONOVAN

Passed on: 30/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

George William Donovan, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, passed with peace and grace on July 30, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with his family at his side. Born in 1951, in Neil’s Harbour, N.S., he was the son of the late Bill and Alice Donovan and was a longtime resident of New Waterford. George...

WILLIAM CADDEN

WILLIAM CADDEN

Born: 30/08/1949

Passed on: 24/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the sudden passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, William (Billy) John Cadden, age 66, on Sunday July 24, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with his wife Mary at his side. Billy was born in New Waterford on August 30, 1949, the son of...

Nora Mae Campbell

Nora Mae Campbell

Born In: Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 05/10/1927

Passed on: 16/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy and saddened hearts we announce the passing of our Mom, Nora May (Miller) Campbell. She passed peacefully on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Maple Hill Manor surrounded by her loving family. Mom was born on October 5, 1927, the daughter, of the late Elmer and Catherine (MacDonald) Miller of Melrose Hill, Inverness County. She was...

MARY ELIZABETH WILSON

MARY ELIZABETH WILSON

Passed on: 16/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the unexpected passing of an amazing mother and grandmother, Elizabeth Mary Wilson, on July 16, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Alice (Drake) and Joe Doyle. Elizabeth took pride in devoting her life to caring for her family and home. Her...

Lillian Clare  MacMaster

Lillian Clare MacMaster

Passed on: 05/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Lillian Clare MacMaster, 70, of New Victoria, on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at home. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Archie and Muriel (Baker) Kearney. In earlier years, Lillian was employed at the GI Plant in Sydney. She enjoyed playing cards, listening to...

Yvonne (LeBlanc)  McQueen

Yvonne (LeBlanc) McQueen

Passed on: 04/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Yvonne (LeBlanc) McQueen, 69, of River Ryan, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Bridget (McEachern) LeBlanc. Yvonne was a devoted mother and grandmother and a woman of great faith. She was a member of the 3rd Order Lay Carmelite...

Philip Peter Donovan

Philip Peter Donovan

Born: 09/07/1936

Passed on: 28/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, Philip Peter Donovan, 79, of New Victoria, on June 28, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Phil was born July 9, 1936 in London, England. He was a proud and respected member of Ironworkers Local UA...

Sarah Ann (MacLeod) Corbett

Sarah Ann (MacLeod) Corbett

Passed on: 24/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness, that we the family, announce the passing of Sarah Ann Corbett (MacLeod), age 88 of New Waterford on Friday, June 24, 2016 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Dan and Mary Jo (Groves) MacLeod. Sarah enjoyed playing bingo, poker, watching old movies, reading and...

Darlene Detienne

Darlene Detienne

Passed on: 21/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we regrettably announce the sudden passing of Darlene Detienne, 60, on June 21, 2016 at her sister’s house surrounded by her family. Born in New Waterford and formerly of Ling Street, she was a daughter of the late Elsie (Wilcox) and Damien 'Dom' Detienne. Besides her parents, Darlene was predeceased by her...

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