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John James Okell

John James Okell

Published in the Truro Daily News.

OKELL, JOHN JAMES of Truro, passed away peacefully at the age of 89 years in the Colchester East Hants Health Center. He was the son of the late Lewis and Mary Elizabeth Okell of Great Barrow, near Chester, Cheshire, England. John was predeceased by his wife, Jennifer and two sisters, Barbara and Joan. He is survived by his three sons, Ian,...

Ronald James Hingley

Ronald James Hingley

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Hingley, Ronald James, age 80, of Salmon River, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, November 15, 2014. Born in Kemptown on July 4th, 1934, he was the 13th child of 16 children of the late William and Susan (McCabe) Hingley. Ron worked for CN for almost 40 years before his retirement in 1989. After his...

Baby Snow

Baby Snow

Published in the Truro Daily News.

SNOW, Baby – Our little angel was born on Monday, November 17, 2014, at IWK Health Centre, Halifax. Loved and cherished forever by parents, Kenny Snow and Alicia Lowther; brother, Cohen; maternal grandparents, Danny and Donna Harvey; paternal grandparents, Randy and Heather Snow; great grandparents, Cathy Dooks, Noreen Lowther, Betty Snow,...

Lucas Harrison Austin

Lucas Harrison Austin

Published in the Truro Daily News.

AUSTIN, Lucas Harrison – 29, passed away Saturday, November 15, 2014. Born October 7, 1985, in Lunenburg, and having grown up in Great Village, he was the son of Shelley (Schwartz) Austin and the late David Austin. Along with his mother, Lucas is survived by his girlfriend, Jill Ritchie; sisters, Genevieve (Kyle) Hoellrich, California; Miriah...

Kevin Perley "Jody" Lynds

Kevin Perley "Jody" Lynds

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LYNDS, Kevin Perley “Jody” – 50, Truro, passed away peacefully, with family at his side, on Friday evening, November 14, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born October 4, 1964, in Truro, he was a son of the late Filmore and Joan (Frizzell) Lynds. Jody worked as a logging truck driver in Northern Alberta and then at...

Vickie Lorraine Howarth

Vickie Lorraine Howarth

Published in the Truro Daily News.

HOWARTH, Vickie Lorraine – 33, Truro, formerly of Alberta, passed away Wednesday, November 12, 2014, at home. Vickie is survived by her parents, MJ (Todd) LeBlanc, Spruce Grove, AB; children, Linnah Victoria Borden and Solomon Christopher Borden, Truro; fiancé, CJ (Christopher) Borden, Edmonton, AB; siblings, Ronnie Lynn LeBlanc, and her...

Dexter Lawrence Staples

Dexter Lawrence Staples

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Staples, Dexter Lawrence, 70, of Toronto, ON, and formerly of Truro, passed away Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in Toronto. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Rayburn and Helen (Langille) Staples.He is survived by sisters Leona Pye (Burt) of Truro, Etta Dewar of Truro; nieces Heather (Sandy) McLane, Lynn Pye,, Kelly Simms, all of Truro; nephews...

Bryan Richard MacKenzie

Bryan Richard MacKenzie

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKENZIE, Bryan Richard – 39, Truro, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday evening, November 2, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, following a brave 10 month battle with cancer. Born April 3, 1975, in Truro, he was a son of Dorothy MacKenzie (Doug Parsons), Parrsboro, and Elroy MacKenzie, Truro....

Barry Michael Fleck

Barry Michael Fleck

Published in the Truro Daily News.

FLECK, Barry Michael – 53, Truro, passed away Friday evening, October 31, 2014, in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born March 3, 1961, in London, Ontario, he was a son of Betty Forbes, Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro, and the late Russell Fleck. Barry had worked at Crossley Carpets and Service Master, and in earlier years, enjoyed...

Myrtle E Hamilton (Matheson)

Myrtle E Hamilton (Matheson)

Published in the Truro Daily News.

HAMILTON (Matheson), E. Myrtle – 80, Truro. Myrtle left this world peacefully, into the arms of the Lord, on Wednesday evening, October 29, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born March 31, 1934, in Glace Bay, she was a daughter of the late Garfield and Edna (Graham) Matheson. Myrtle was a past member of the IODE, Scotia...

Myrtle Iona Atkinson

Myrtle Iona Atkinson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

ATKINSON, Myrtle Iona – 88, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 27, 2014, at Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born March 10, 1926, in England, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Myrtle (Butler) Amey. Myrtle enjoyed playing crib, but only if she could win! She was known as the “Crib Champion” at Cedarstone and was also a great...

Charles Archibald MacQueen

Charles Archibald MacQueen

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacQueen, Charles Archibald, 86, of Truro, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at Cedarstone Enhanced Care Truro. Born in Donkin # 6, Cape Breton, he was a son of the late Murray and Violet (Young) MacQueen. Charles was a Korean Veteran. He was a Construction Supervisor for many years, and after his retirement he took great...

Marilee Phyllis Crowell

Marilee Phyllis Crowell

Published in the Truro Daily News.

CROWELL, Marilee Phyllis – 57, East Mountain. (As written by Marilee.) I, Marilee P. Crowell, 57, of East Mountain, left this lifetime on Wednesday morning, October 29, 2014, after a tenacious battle with cancer, surrounded by my loving family and friends. Born in Truro, I was a daughter of Arline (MacNutt) Crowell, Bible Hill, and the late...

Lester Alonzo Conrad

Lester Alonzo Conrad

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Conrad, Lester Alonzo, 84 of Truro, passed away Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre Truro. Born in Voglers Cove, NS, he was a son of the late Alonzo and Laura Conrad. Lester was a dedicated and hard worker all of his life. He was employed for many years with Lafarge Canada, Brookfield as a Millwright. He was an...

Theodore Elmer Lynds

Theodore Elmer Lynds

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Lynds, Theodore Elmer, “Elmer”, 78, Truro, passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in the QE II, Halifax Infirmary Halifax. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Ira B. and Nellie (Smith) Lynds. Elmer was a member of the Brunswick Street United Church, Truro. In his early years he worked with the Canadian Pacific Railway as a Telegraph...

Viola June Blackburn

Viola June Blackburn

Published in the Truro Daily News.

BLACKBURN, Viola June – 82, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Friday morning, October 17, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born August 8, 1932, in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence and Muriel (Higgins) McCallum. Viola was a teacher for 34 years and taught at East Court Road...

George Mitchell

George Mitchell

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Mitchell, George Earnest, 82, Debert, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late John and Annie (Bell) Mitchell. He was a heavy machine operator for many years. George enjoyed time spent with his grandchildren and his great-grandchildren, whom he adored, and...

Stephen Cecil Spicer

Stephen Cecil Spicer

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Spicer, Stephen Cecil, 62, of Truro passed away at his home as a result of complications from Diabetes. Born in Truro on November 10, 1951, he was a son of the late Cecil Roy and Alma T. (Yetter) Spicer. Stephen enjoyed walking and spent many hours at the malls. He looked forward each week to dinner at Kane’s Kitchen and the fellowship of...

Jessie Rose Caroline Wilson

Jessie Rose Caroline Wilson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

WILSON, Jessie Rose Caroline – 87, Manotick, Ontario, formerly of Truro, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, October 9, 2014, at The Ottawa Hospital General Campus. Born June 10, 1927, in Kemptown, Jessie was the youngest daughter of the late George and Margaret (MacCleary) Munro. She will be sadly missed by...

Robert Douglas "Bob" Ripley

Robert Douglas "Bob" Ripley

Published in the Truro Daily News.

WELL KNOWN TRURO AREA MAN PASSES RIPLEY, Robert Douglas “Bob” – 94, Valley, Colchester County, passed away at home on Thursday evening, October 9, 2014, after a lengthy illness. Born March 1, 1920, in Truro, he was a son of the late James Trueman and Hannah Anne (MacPherson) Ripley. He attended Truro schools and for a short time was...

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