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

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...

Alma Blanche Gillis

Alma Blanche Gillis

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness, that we the family, announce the passing of our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, aunt and friend, Alma Blanche Gillis, age 95. Mom passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side, on Friday, June 17, 2016, at Seaview Manor, Glace Bay, where she resided for the past four years....

Little John Frederick  MacLean

Little John Frederick MacLean

Born: 18/02/1972

Passed on: 14/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sorrow and broken hearts that we, the family of 'Little' John Fredrick MacLean, 44, announce his peaceful passing at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Miner's Lane, Sydney. He went to Heaven on June 14, 2016. 'Little John' was born in New Waterford Feb. 18, 1972, as a very special gift from God to parents Diane (MacLellan) MacLean...

Tommy  Dwyer

Tommy Dwyer

Passed on: 26/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Visitation for Tommy Dwyer, who passed away on March 26, 2016, in Ontario will be held on Friday, June 17, 2016 at V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford from 2- 4 and 7–9 p.m. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Gerard Cameron MacDonald

Gerard Cameron MacDonald

Born: 31/10/1952

Passed on: 05/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On June 5, 2016, surrounded by his loving family, Gerard passed away peacefully. Born Oct. 31, 1952 in New Victoria, he was the son of the late Charlie R. and Margaret (Cameron) MacDonald. In January of 1974 Gerard went on to join the RCMP, posted for training in Regina, then on to postings in NFLD, PEI, and Nova Scotia. In 2009, he retired to...

Brine  McIsaac

Brine McIsaac

Passed on: 28/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Brine McIsaac, who passed away April 28, 2016, will be hosting a celebration of his life on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the Parish Church of St. Leonard, formerly Mount Carmel Church, on Mt. Carmel Avenue, New Waterford. All are welcome to attend for much music and memories. A reception will follow at St. Leonard’s Parish...

Melvin Joseph  MacKenzie

Melvin Joseph MacKenzie

Passed on: 22/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Melvin Joseph MacKenzie, age 69 of New Waterford passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones on Sunday, May 22, 2016. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late James and Clara (Mahon) MacKenzie. He spent his life working for Devco Railway before retiring, but his main love was spending time with his family, especially...

Germaine 'Tuddie'  Bisson

Germaine 'Tuddie' Bisson

Born: 25/10/1950

Passed on: 14/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with a heavy heart that I announce the sudden passing of my sister, Tuddie, on May 14, 2016. Born in Sydney Oct. 25, 1950, she was a daughter of the late Jessie MacKinnon. Tuddie was a member of St. Leonard's Parish and was a very religious person. She worked at Midtown Villa and the French Club in New Waterford. She loved her dogs,...

John William 'Jackie'  Carpenter

John William 'Jackie' Carpenter

Passed on: 15/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness, that we announce the passing of Jackie Carpenter. Jackie passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at the Glace Bay Hospital with his loving family at his side. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late John William and Beatrice Leann (Quinn) Carpenter. Jackie was a faithful member of the former St. Michael’s...

Annie Victoria (Tighe) MacNeil

Annie Victoria (Tighe) MacNeil

Born: 31/10/1920

Passed on: 15/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sympathy we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of our beloved mother, wife, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother, Annie Victoria (Tighe) MacNeil on May 15, 2016 at the Maple Hill Manor, formerly of New Victoria, at the age of 95. Annie was born on Oct. 31, 1920, the first child of the late Thomas and Catherine...

Mary Catherine Kennedy

Mary Catherine Kennedy

Born: 01/10/1920

Passed on: 13/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Mary Catherine Kennedy, age 95, on Friday, May 13, 2016 at home surrounded by her family. Born in Glace Bay, Oct. 1, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Hughie J. and Mary Catherine (MacNeil) MacDonald and was a longtime member of the former St. Michael's Church, River...

Carol L. 'Carolee' (MacMaster) Yorke

Carol L. 'Carolee' (MacMaster) Yorke

Passed on: 12/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Carolee MacMaster Yorke, regret to announce her passing on May 12, 2016. Born in New Waterford, she was the youngest daughter of the late Mary (Curry) and Duncan MacMaster. Carolee is survived by her loving and devoted husband of the past 44 years, Wayne; children, Mateo (Sarah) Halifax, and Natasha (David), Yarmouth;...

Katherine 'Kay' Albertice Maroun

Katherine 'Kay' Albertice Maroun

Born: 24/12/1920

Passed on: 10/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of my Mom, Katherine 'Kay' Maroun, 95. Katherine peacefully passed away in her sleep after a long battle with vascular disease on May 10, 2016 at Harbourstone Enhanced Care in Sydney. Born in New Waterford on Christmas Eve, 1920, Katherine (nee Muir) was the daughter of the late Hugh and...

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