1699 announcements for Mattatall~Varner Funeral Home

Ethel Blanche PEPPARD

Ethel Blanche PEPPARD

Published in the Truro News.

Age– 71, Truro, formerly of Great Village, passed away peacefully on February 2, 2019 at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Little Hearts Ease, but grew up in Clarenville, Newfoundland, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Jemima Drodge. Blanche was a devoted mother and wife and leaves behind her son, Sterling (Paula)...

Barbara Irene DUGGAN

Barbara Irene DUGGAN

Published in the Truro News.

Age 84, Truro, passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening, January 22, 2019, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Stanley and Frances (Berry) Bonnell. Barbara worked with Modern Building Cleaning for a number of years and then worked with Clarica Centre in Ottawa as Office Administrator and...

Randall Carl MACSWAIN

Randall Carl MACSWAIN

Published in the Truro News.

Age 63, Truro, passed away peacefully, Sunday, January 20, 2019 at home. Born in Truro, he was a son of Ethel (Burch) MacSwain and the late Edward MacSwain. Randy was a truck driver for many years having driven for Fisher Transport and also for Enos Crouse. Besides his mother, Randy is survived by his step-daughter Dawn (Fisher) Rossiter of...

Brenda Jean REID

Brenda Jean REID

Published in the Truro News.

Age 71, Valley, Col. Co., passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, with her family by her side. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth MacMillan and Sylvia (Tutty) Parker. Brenda was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26, Truro. She was an avid bingo fan and also loved to...

Wilfred Alexander 'Will' Bona

Wilfred Alexander 'Will' Bona

Born: 26/05/1964

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 25/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts and profound sadness, we announce the passing of Wilfred (Will) Alexander Bona, who passed on Friday, January 25, 2019 at the Halifax Infirmary at the age of 54. Born in Baddeck, NS on May 26, 1964, he was the son of Ronald and Lois Bona. Wilfred spent much of his early life working in the construction industry in his...

Donna MacGregor MCLELLAN

Donna MacGregor MCLELLAN

Published in the Truro News.

Age 81, Lower Truro, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, January 13, 2019, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (MacGregor) Crowe. Donna was a member of St. John’s Anglican Church, Truro, where she sang in the choir. She was a proud...

Gerald Dunbar (Gerry) NELSON

Gerald Dunbar (Gerry) NELSON

Published in the Truro News.

Age 86, Truro, NS, passed peacefully surrounded by loving family on Friday, January 11, 2019 at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born and raised in Truro, NS, Gerry fell in love with horses as a boy and started working with Standardbreds in his teen years. This was just one of Gerry’s passions as he also loved to strap on some...

Doris Mae JOBB

Doris Mae JOBB

Published in the Truro News.

Age 89, Truro, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Being the only child of Barry and Dorothy (Staples) Totten (Upper Belmont), she toddled around the logging camps where her parents worked during her pre-school years and later, as she grew older, helped out on the Totten Farm...

Eileen MACKEIGAN (Chappell)

Eileen MACKEIGAN (Chappell)

Published in the Truro News.

Age 92, Truro, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, in Truro. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late John and Margaret (Ferguson) MacDonald. She will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Sheila (John Rafferty); step daughter, Valerie (Pierre Legault); grandchildren, Paddy, Conor, Meghan, Mira, Erica; great...

Eileen MacKeigan

Eileen MacKeigan

Passed in: Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 08/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Eileen MacKeigan, 92, Truro, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, in Truro. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late John and Margaret (Ferguson) MacDonald. She will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Sheila (John Rafferty); step daughter, Valerie (Pierre Legault); grandchildren, Paddy, Conor, Meghan, Mira, Erica;...

Anne Claire MURRAY

Anne Claire MURRAY

Published in the Truro News.

Age 88, Truro, passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, January 5, 2019, at Vimy Court, Bible Hill. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Viola (Lawless) Lockhart. Anne was a member of St. James Presbyterian Church, Truro, and she worked at Lewis Hat & Cap Factory, Speedy Propane and then owned and operated Lyman Street...

William Douglas "Bill" JOHNSTON

William Douglas "Bill" JOHNSTON

Published in the Truro News.

JOHNSTON, William Douglas “Bill” – 79, Truro, passed away peacefully, with his loving daughters at his side, on Sunday evening, January 6, 2019, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Henry and Eva (Bigsby) Johnston. Bill worked as an orderly at Colchester Regional Hospital for over 30 years....

Reita Ilene MACPHERSON

Reita Ilene MACPHERSON

Published in the Truro News.

Age 87, Valley, Colchester County, passed away with family present on Friday, January 4, 2019, at Vimy Court, Bible Hill, where she has resided for 9.5 years. Born in Truro, Reita was raised in Salmon River and was the daughter of the late (Freda) Pearl and (James) Watson Ripley. Reita studied jewellery making at NSCAD in the mid-1950s before...

James "Jim" William Peppard

James "Jim" William Peppard

Published in the Truro News.

Age 81, Truro, formerly of Great Village, passed away peacefully on December 28, 2018 at Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Great Village, he was a son of the late Matthew and Louise (Rose) Peppard. Jim was always devoted to his family and leaves behind his loving wife, Blanche; son, Sterling (Paula) and their children, Matt; Thomas;...

JAMES "JIM" CWO (RET'D) HEYMAN

JAMES "JIM" CWO (RET'D) HEYMAN

Published in the Truro News.

HEYMAN James Albert "Jim" CWO (Ret’d) It is with sadness we announce the passing of James Albert Heyman, 88 of Truro, on Monday, December 24, 2018. We are comforted that he has found peace; he will be dearly missed. Jim was born in Sweetsburg, Quebec in 1930, to Benjamin Heyman and Mary MacKellar who had recently emigrated from England....

Olive May (Campbell) SPARKS

Olive May (Campbell) SPARKS

Published in the Truro News.

Age 90, passed away in Dartmouth General Hospital on December 5, 2018. Born in Stanley, Olive was a daughter of the late Spencer and Edna (Anthony) Campbell. She is survived by husband, Albert; sons John and Barry (Danita) Cohoon; stepdaughters, Carol (Clovie), Donna (Greg), and Cathy (John); 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister,...

Emma Cynthia JARVIS

Emma Cynthia JARVIS

Published in the Truro News.

Age 97, Truro, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018 in Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Brookside, NS, she was a daughter of the late Aubrey and Mahala (Rhyno) Bartlett. Emma owned and operated Cameo Beauty Shop on East Prince Street, Truro for several years. She was a member of Brunswick Street United Church, Truro, and the UCW. She...

Violet Mary "Vi" Werry

Violet Mary "Vi" Werry

Published in the Truro News.

Age 85, Brookfield, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 22, 2018, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Dot and Harry (Duncan) Houlbrook. Vi enjoyed volunteering her time in the community of Brookfield, playing cards and dedicated most of her free time to the church. In her...

David Mark (Dave) KENT

David Mark (Dave) KENT

Published in the Truro News.

KENT, David Mark “Dave” - 50, Truro, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. Born in Truro and raised in Pleasant Valley, Dave was the son of the late Victor Raymond and Linda R. (Glazebrook) Kent. Dave worked for a taxi company and different labor jobs throughout his life but the most important job he had that he was passionate about was...

WILLIAM ROSS (BILLY) FALCONER

WILLIAM ROSS (BILLY) FALCONER

Published in the Truro News.

Falconer, William Ross “Billy”, 68, Truro, passed away Wednesday, November 21, 2018 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late William and Minnie (Chapman) Falconer. Billy was a roofer for many years. He is survived by his sister, Viola Arsenault (Henry), Bible Hill; brother, Gary Falconer...

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