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

Evelyn ‘Evie’ (Muise)  Fleming

Evelyn ‘Evie’ (Muise) Fleming

Passed on: 01/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we announce the passing of Evelyn Fleming on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at the New Waterford Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (Aucoin) Muise. Evelyn was a long time resident of Pellett Avenue, New Waterford. Evelyn was a loyal and contributing member of the New Waterford...

Thomas William Brushett

Thomas William Brushett

Passed on: 30/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Thomas Brushett, 91, of Victoria Mines at Taigh Na Mara on June 30, 2015. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Ernest and Victoria (White) Brushett. Tom was a resident of Taigh Na Mara for the past five years. He was a veteran of the Second World War serving overseas...

Cheryl Lee Gardiner

Cheryl Lee Gardiner

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Cheryl Lee Gardiner in Fort McMurray, Alta. Cheryl was born in Ontario and spent most of her life in New Waterford. In 2010, Cheryl and her children (duckies), Christopher and Caitlyn moved to Fort McMurray for a better future. She was the daughter of Jerry and Jean (Green)...

Joanne Mary (Bennett) Bickerton

Joanne Mary (Bennett) Bickerton

Born In: Halifax, Canada

Passed on: 29/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Joanne Bickerton, 59, of New Waterford on June 29, 2015 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Florence (Campbell) Bennett. Joanne was a member of Calvin United Church, New Waterford. She enjoyed working with...

Marie  Hannigan

Marie Hannigan

Passed on: 29/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our daughter, mother, sister and friend, Marie Hannigan, 55, of River Ryan on Monday, June 29, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of Mary (Feit) and the late Manning Murphy. Marie worked in janitorial services both...

Lloyd Gillis

Lloyd Gillis

Passed on: 16/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Lloyd Gillis, 82, of Mahone Bay and formerly of New Waterford, passed away peacefully Feb. 16, 2015 in the Mahone Bay Nursing Home. There will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place. A funeral service will be held Monday, June 29 at 2 p.m. in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home Chapel, 380 Smith St., New Waterford with Deacon Leo Penny...

Emmeline  McNeil

Emmeline McNeil

Born: 14/12/1933

Passed on: 22/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our devoted mother and grandmother, Emmeline McNeil, on Monday, June 22, 2015 at the New Waterford Hospital, surrounded by her family. Emmeline was born on Dec. 14, 1933 in New Waterford. She was the daughter of the late Daniel and Ida (Clements) McEachern. Emmeline was a devout...

Michael 'Mickey' Paul  McGillivary

Michael 'Mickey' Paul McGillivary

Passed on: 20/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts we announce the sudden passing of Michael ‘Mickey’ Paul McGillivary, 43, of River Ryan on Saturday, June 20, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Mickey will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Kathleen (Walters) McGillivary; parents, Michael & Eileen (MacPhee) McGillivary, River Ryan; brothers,...

Alexander  MacGillivray

Alexander MacGillivray

Passed on: 13/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family, regret to announce the sudden passing of our dear brother and uncle, Alex MacGillivray, 63, on Saturday, June 13, 2015. Alex was the son of the late Daniel Thomas and Mary Margaret (Young) MacGillivray. He was a student of the very first graduating class of B.E.C. High School in 1971. In his earlier years Alex worked up north...

Sheron (Fesiuk) Gardiner

Sheron (Fesiuk) Gardiner

Passed on: 17/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a loving wife, mother, sister, and grandmother on June 17, 2015 in Sydney, N.S. Sheron grew up in Sault St. Marie as the daughter of Evan John and Alexandria (Wilchynski) Fesiuk. She worked at NCR in Mississauga, then the Heavy Water Plant in Glace Bay. From there she took time to raise...

Janet Ellen  Katz

Janet Ellen Katz

Born In: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Passed on: 15/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Janet Ellen Katz, 65, of New Waterford, on June 15, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Toronto, she was a daughter of Jim Knox and the late Linneth (Bailey) Knox. Janet was a very social lady who enjoyed playing cards with her close friends. She also loved...

Margaret (MacArthur)  Aucoin

Margaret (MacArthur) Aucoin

Passed on: 07/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Margaret Aucoin (formerly of 342 Convent St., New Waterford), passed away on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Unit 3B. Visitation for Margaret will be held on Friday, June 12, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. at V. J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford. The Knights of Columbus will assemble for a prayer...

Neila Eleanor (MacLean) Johnston

Neila Eleanor (MacLean) Johnston

Born: 03/02/1925

Passed on: 09/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Neila (MacLean) Johnston, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, with her loving family by her side. Born in Glace Bay, on Feb. 3, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Angus L. and Mary B....

Elizabeth C. 'Liz'  MacLeod

Elizabeth C. 'Liz' MacLeod

Passed on: 08/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with painful hearts that we, the family of the late Elizabeth MacLeod, 77, announce her passing on June 8, 2015 at home with her loving family. Born in Dominion, she was the daughter of the late Margaret (MacLeod) and Lauchie Currie. She came to New Waterford at a young age and moved with her husband to Toronto where they lived for eight...

Cecilia 'Spickie' (Bisson) McIntyre

Cecilia 'Spickie' (Bisson) McIntyre

Born: 20/04/1927

Passed on: 30/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

“I know a woman of strength and beauty. She is my mother” We are saddened to announce the peaceful passing of our mother, Cecilia (Bisson) McIntyre 'Spickie', 88, at her home, on May 30, 2015. She died the way she lived, with grace and dignity. Cecilia (Bisson) McIntyre was born on April 20, 1927, in New Waterford, N.S., the eleventh child...

Lena Fahey

Lena Fahey

Born In: Burgeo, Canada
Born: 15/06/1919

Passed on: 15/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Lena Fahey, 95, formerly of Gordon Street, New Waterford, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at the Maple Hill Manor, with family at her side. Lena was born June 15, 1919, in Burgeo, N.L. She was a daughter of the late Edward and Matilda (Strickland) Anderson. Lena was a stay-at-home mom, raising her family and is survived by her...

William 'Billy' McKinnon

William 'Billy' McKinnon

Passed on: 23/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Billy McKinnon, age 44, on Saturday, May 23, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Bill and Sabina (Ley) McKinnon. Billy loved the sunshine as well as a good drink of Pepsi and some chocolate. Billy is survived by his stepmother,...

Mary J. 'Little Mary' MacDougall

Mary J. 'Little Mary' MacDougall

Born: 17/09/1931

Passed on: 22/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It’s with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our mother, Mary Jane MacDougall, age 83 on Friday, May 22, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Mom was born in Glace Bay on Sept. 17, 1931. She was the daughter of the late John B. and Mary (MacDonald) Almon. Mom worked at St. Joseph’s Hospital until she married the love of...

Ronald 'Ronnie' MacDonald

Ronald 'Ronnie' MacDonald

Passed on: 21/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Ronald Mark MacDonald, 71, of New Waterford on May 21, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Peter and Belle (Basker) MacDonald. Ronnie attended Mount Carmel School and graduated from St. Francis Xavier...

Joanne (White)  Campbell

Joanne (White) Campbell

Born: 19/03/1961

Passed in: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 20/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Joanne Campbell of New Glasgow on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at the Aberdeen Hospital. Joanne was born in New Waterford on March 19, 1961. She was a longtime resident of Beaton Avenue. Joanne was the daughter of the late William ‘Willie’ and Stella (MacSween) White of New Waterford....

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