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

Brian Patrick Marusiak

Brian Patrick Marusiak

Passed on: 16/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of our son, brother, uncle and friend, Brian Patrick Marusiak, 44, of New Waterford on Dec. 16, 2014, at his home in Rothesay, N.B. Born in Sydney, he was a son of Linda (Kane) McIsaac and the late Brian Marusiak. Brian was employed as a manager at Papa John's Restaurant in...

Francis 'Geekers'  MacLean

Francis 'Geekers' MacLean

Passed on: 15/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Dec. 15, 2014 was a very sad day for our family as God called home our beloved Francis 'Geekers', a caring husband to Evelyn (Roper), amazing father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Francis was born and raised in New Waterford, the son of Frank and Jessie (Kavanaugh) MacLean. Anyone who knew Francis was drawn in by his infectious smile...

Harvey T. Ross

Harvey T. Ross

Passed on: 13/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Harvey Ross, 77, of River Ryan on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at home. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Tom and Agnes (Corrigan) Ross. Harvey was a member of Calvin United Church, New Waterford. He worked for 34 years in numerous coal mines throughout the area as...

Pearl Ivy (Burke) McIsaac

Pearl Ivy (Burke) McIsaac

Born: 16/07/1921

Passed on: 10/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we regret to announce the passing of our precious mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Pearl McIsaac on Dec. 10, 2014, at home. Born July 16, 1921, in Lingan, she was a daughter of the late Felix and Henrietta (Langley) Burke. Pearl was a member of the former St. Joseph's parish, Lingan, currently the Parish...

Mary Catherine 'Kay' Davidson

Mary Catherine 'Kay' Davidson

Passed on: 05/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Mary Catherine 'Kay' Davidson (nee Bruleigh) at the age of 84. Kay was surrounded by her family when she passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 at Celtic Court in Sydney, where she received the ultimate care and friendship from the staff for the past five years of her...

Regis Angus McDonald

Regis Angus McDonald

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Regis McDonald, who passed away Dec. 4, 2014, is also survived by a daughter-in-law, Irene, of Moncton, N.B. The funeral mass for Regis will be celebrated on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 10 a.m. in the Parish Church of St. Leonard, New Waterford. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Regis Angus  McDonald

Regis Angus McDonald

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather, Regis Angus McDonald, who passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 4, 2014. Regis was born in New Waterford on June 15, 1926, the son of the late Neil and Helen McDonald and was a member of St. Leonard’s parish. Regis worked...

Wiliam 'Bee George'  Desrosiers

Wiliam 'Bee George' Desrosiers

Passed on: 03/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of our father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother, William 'Bee George' Desrosiers, 84, of New Waterford on Dec. 3, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, he was a son of the late Francis and Mary Elizabeth (Kendall) Desrosiers. Bee George...

David Lionel  Petrie

David Lionel Petrie

Passed on: 28/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of David Lionel Petrie, 60, of St. Peter's, formerly of New Waterford, on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, at home. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of Joseph Petrie and the late Agnes (Hutchison) Petrie. David was a member of the former St. Agnes parish, New Waterford. A graduate of BEC,...

Agnes (Hutchison)  Petrie

Agnes (Hutchison) Petrie

Passed on: 23/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Agnes Petrie, 92, of New Waterford on Nov. 23, 2014 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Ellen McDougall. Agnes was a woman of great faith and was a choir member at the former St. Agnes parish. She was also a member of...

Hector MacNeil

Hector MacNeil

Passed on: 01/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of Hector MacNeil, 67, of New Waterford on Nov. 1, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Low Point, he was a son of the late John O. and Mary (Sheppard) MacNeil. Hector was a member of St. Joseph Church, New Victoria, currently the Parish Church of St....

Joan Arlene MacMillan

Joan Arlene MacMillan

Passed on: 31/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Joan Arlene MacMillan, 73, of New Waterford on October 31, 2014, at home. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Mary Bernadette 'Bernie' (Boudreau) MacMillan. Joan was employed with the federal government in Manpower and Immigration for 32 years until...

Mary 'Babe' McDonald

Mary 'Babe' McDonald

Passed on: 26/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the sudden but peaceful passing of Mary 'Babe' McDonald, on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care. Born in South Bar in 1924, Babe was the daughter of the late Mayme MacNeil and stepfather Bill Cusack. Nana will be remembered as a very kind, gentle and quiet woman who loved...

Colin Bernard Gillis

Colin Bernard Gillis

Born: 16/07/1916

Passed on: 23/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family of Colin Bernard Gillis, mourn the loss of a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend. Colin passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital, on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. Born in Port Hood, July 16, 1916, he was...

Justin Haggerty  Merritt

Justin Haggerty Merritt

Born: 10/12/1922

Passed on: 23/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we, the family of Justin Merritt (Dusty Mullins), announce his passing on Oct. 23, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Justin was born in Sydney Mines Dec. 10, 1922, son of the late William and Janet (Haggerty) Merritt. He lived most of his life in Victoria Mines and he was a very active member of the...

Bernard Edward 'Bernie' Conrod

Bernard Edward 'Bernie' Conrod

Passed on: 16/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Bernard Edward 'Bernie' Conrod, 76, of New Waterford on Oct. 16, 2014 at home. Born in Dartmouth, N.S., he was a son of the late Edward and Geraldine (Cooper) Conrod. Bernie was a truck driver with Empire Transportation Ltd. for over 20 years. His favourite pastimes, other...

Raymond Fraser 'Yogi'  Kearney

Raymond Fraser 'Yogi' Kearney

Passed on: 13/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of Raymond Fraser 'Yogi' Kearney, 74, on Oct. 13, 2014 at Celtic Court Nursing Home, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Clarence and Cornelia (MacLellan) Kearney. Raymond was with the Canadian Armed Forces for 23 years, serving as a para-trooper and retiring...

Melvin Bernard Quinn

Melvin Bernard Quinn

Passed on: 11/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Mr. Melvin Quinn on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Melvin passed away with his family at his side, at the Harbour View Hospital, Sydney Mines, where he had resided for the past two years. Born in Sydney, Melvin was the son of the late Edward Joseph and Gertrude (Brennan) Quinn. He was a longtime...

Katherine Marie 'Kathy' Gillis

Katherine Marie 'Kathy' Gillis

Passed on: 12/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Katherine Marie 'Kathy' Gillis, 56, of Harbourstone Enhanced Care, formerly of 9th Street, New Waterford on Oct. 12, 2014 at Harbourstone. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Hugh and Gatha (Fortune) Gillis. Kathy was a member of the Parish Church of St....

Bernard 'Bernie' Charles  Marsh

Bernard 'Bernie' Charles Marsh

Born: 15/05/1970

Passed in: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Passed on: 30/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of Bernard Charles Marsh, 44, on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 at his home in Regina, Sask. Born May 15, 1970 in New Waterford, Bernie was the son of Dorothy ‘Dot' MacKinnon and the late Bernie Marsh. Along with his mother, he is survived by his stepfather, Bernie McLellan; brothers, John,...

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