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

ROSE MCGOVERN

ROSE MCGOVERN

Passed on: 19/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Rose McGovern on April 19, 2017 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Nicholas and Agnes (King) Banville. She was a member of the former Mount Carmel Parish, currently the Parish Church of St. Leonard. Rose was a devoted mother,...

Judith Eileen (Connors)  Roberts

Judith Eileen (Connors) Roberts

Born: 18/11/1941

Passed on: 12/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Judith Eileen (Connors) Roberts, 75, of New Waterford on April 12, 2017 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, November 18th, 1941, she was the daughter of the late John Edward 'Jack' Connors and Alice Martha (Verner) Connors. After completing...

Carmel Michaeleen Nugent

Carmel Michaeleen Nugent

Passed on: 12/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Carmel Michaeleen Nugent, 69, of Glace Bay and formerly of New Waterford, passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford are incomplete at this time and will be announced at a later date. Online expressions of sympathy...

JOSEPH FRANCIS MACDONALD

JOSEPH FRANCIS MACDONALD

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 09/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Joseph Francis MacDonald, 65, of New Waterford on April 9, 2017 at the QE2 Health Science Centre, Halifax, N.S. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Hugh and Agnes (MacDougall) MacDonald. Joe was a man of strong faith and a member of the Parish Church of St. Leonard in...

Raymond MacKenzie

Raymond MacKenzie

Passed on: 01/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With great sadness we regret to announce the passing of a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Raymond, age 80, passed away peacefully at home, April 1, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Born in New Waterford he was the oldest son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Ryan) MacKenzie. Dad was a retired coal miner, a...

Terrance "Ted" Michael  Sheppard

Terrance "Ted" Michael Sheppard

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ted Sheppard, Age 74. Ted passed away at home on Saturday, April 1st, 2017. Ted Graduated from St. Martha’s Hospital lab tech in 1966. He graduated from St. Francis Xavier University with a Bachelors of Science in Chemistry in 1967. Ted also worked at the heavy water plant until his...

Leo Rose

Leo Rose

Passed on: 24/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our father, grandfather and great grandfather Leo Rose, 87, on Friday, March 24, 2017 at the Regional Hospital. Leo worked as a coal miner for 38 years, retiring in 1983. Leo served as a paratrooper in the Korean War with the Royal Canadian Regiment. He was honoured to have travelled to Korea...

Josephine Theresa Borgal

Josephine Theresa Borgal

Passed on: 20/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Josephine Theresa Borgal (Lee), 78, passed away peacefully on March 20th, 2017 with family by her side. Josephine is survived by loving husband, Allan; sisters, Florence 'Tootsie' (Charlie MacLeod), Marcella (Tom Bosse - deceased), Sharon (Tommy ‎DeGiobbi) and children, Cheryl (Wayne MacNeil), Karen, Nadean (Larry Caulfield) and Andrew;...

Elizabeth  Nugent

Elizabeth Nugent

Passed on: 18/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Elizabeth Nugent (Aucoin) in her 77th year. Elizabeth passed away on March 18, 2017 at 7:47 a.m. in the Foyer Pere Fiset Nursing Home, Cheticamp, with her loving family at her side. Born in Cheticamp she was the daughter of the late Christopher and Emma (Roach) Aucoin; she was a former...

Sandra Isabelle (Cumming)  Durant

Sandra Isabelle (Cumming) Durant

Passed on: 14/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Sandra Isabelle Durant, of Lingan, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at the New Waterford Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Mary (Fraser) Cumming. Sandra worked for years as a medical secretary at New Waterford Hospital in the x-ray department. She also...

CHARLES MCCARTHY

CHARLES MCCARTHY

Born: 03/07/1927

Passed on: 06/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Charles McCarthy, son of the late Jerry and Ellen (Carrigan) McCarthy, born in New Waterford July 3, 1927, passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Monday, March 6, 2017. Charlie was a member of the former St. Agnes Parish where he was an altar boy and choir member. He later became a member of Mount Carmel, currently the Parish Church...

Brenda Anne ‘Anna’ MacSween

Brenda Anne ‘Anna’ MacSween

Born: 15/10/1946

Passed on: 05/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Brenda Anne ‘Anna' MacSween on March 5, 2017. Anna was born on October 15, 1946 to the late Ronald 'Ranni' and Mamie MacDonald in New Waterford, NS. She grew up in New Waterford where she met her late husband Connie and started a family. As her children grew older she became a hairdresser...

Robert B. ‘Bob’ MacMillan

Robert B. ‘Bob’ MacMillan

Passed on: 05/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Robert B. 'Bob' MacMillan, 71, of New Waterford on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Waldow and Marie (MacLean) MacMillan. In earlier years, Bob was employed with the Cape Breton District School Board....

LUCY PAULINE MACDOUGALL

LUCY PAULINE MACDOUGALL

Born: 02/12/1940

Passed on: 01/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Lucy 'Pauline' MacDougall, age 76 of New Waterford, passed away on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 at the New Waterford Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford on December 2, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Alexander (Sandy) and Marie Louise (Ivy) Poirier. Pauline was a member of St. Leonard’s Parish Church. She...

Lucy Pauline MacDougall

Lucy Pauline MacDougall

Passed on: 01/03/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Lucy Pauline MacDougall, age 76 of New Waterford, passed away on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the New Waterford Hospital. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, in New Waterford, at a later date. (www.vjmcgillivray.ca).

Denise Elise Gillis

Denise Elise Gillis

Passed on: 25/02/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Denise Gillis, 85, of London, Ont. and formerly of New Waterford on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Chelsey Park Long-Term Care Facility, London, Ont. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Elise (Gerard) Porquet. Denise was a member of the former St....

ROBERT FRANCIS 'CHOCOLATES' MURPHY

ROBERT FRANCIS 'CHOCOLATES' MURPHY

Born: 06/06/1968

Passed on: 25/02/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Robert Francis 'Chocolates' Murphy, 48, of New Waterford on Saturday, February 25, 2017. Robert was born on June 6, 1968 in Napanee, Ontario to Antoinette (Roach) Murphy and the late Raymond Murphy. Robert was known for his great sense of humour and always lending a helpful...

John Joseph  Perfect

John Joseph Perfect

Passed on: 25/02/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John Joe Perfect age 69 passed away February 25, 2017. Born in New Waterford he was the son of the late John Joseph and Hester (Gouthro) Perfect. He is survived by Lina Perfect, mother of his sons Joseph and Troy Perfect, as well as his daughter, Dianne Hicks; grandchildren, Kyle, Mitchell and Julia Hicks, Alyssa Perfect and Ethan Sharpe. He...

JOSEPH STEPHEN MACDONALD

JOSEPH STEPHEN MACDONALD

Born: 02/05/1958

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/02/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Joseph Stephen MacDonald, 58, died suddenly at his home in Halifax, N.S. on February 11, 2017. Joe was born on May 2, 1958 in New Waterford, Cape Breton. Joe lived in Inverness for several years where he was involved in the music scene as a bass player and travelled all over Cape Breton Island with Jerry MacDaniels. Since his days in Inverness,...

Bernadette (Nee Reid)  Perin

Bernadette (Nee Reid) Perin

Passed on: 24/02/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with much sadness and love that we announce the passing of Bernadette Perin. Bernie peacefully passed away with her loving family by her side on Friday, February 24, 2017, at Maple Hill Manor; her home for the past 16 years. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Hugh and Elizabeth (MacNeil) Reid. Bernie worked as a...

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