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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...

Anthony Raphael Wadden

Anthony Raphael Wadden

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Wadden, Anthony Raphael, 79, Bible Hill, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Glace Bay, NS he was a son of the late Anthony and Ada (Locke) Wadden. Anthony loved the outdoors and also loved to hunt and fish. He grew up in a fishing village on Scatterie Island, Man-A-Dieu, Cape Breton....

Ronald "Ron" Anderson

Ronald "Ron" Anderson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

ANDERSON, Ronald “Ron” – 69, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, October 4, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born October 2, 1945, in Burgeo, Newfoundland, he was a son of the late Alfred and Hazel (Anderson) Anderson. In earlier years, Ron was a fisherman and worked on draggers, Great Lakes boats...

Elizabeth Freeman "Betty" Griffin (Ellis)

Elizabeth Freeman "Betty" Griffin (Ellis)

Published in the Truro Daily News.

GIFFIN (Ellis), Elizabeth Freeman “Betty” – 84, Truro, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Born September 14, 1930, in Milton, Queens County, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Vera (Freeman) Ellis. She was a loving wife and matriarch...

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...

John James Symes "Jack" Sterling

John James Symes "Jack" Sterling

Published in the Truro Daily News.

STERLING, John James Symes “Jack”, CD – 80, Belmont, passed away peacefully, Wednesday morning, October 1, 2014, in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born December 4, 1933, in Vancouver, British Columbia, he was the son of the late James and Dorothy (Knowles) Sterling. Jack served with Royal Canadian Artillery for more than 20...

Laurelyn Pauline Hines

Laurelyn Pauline Hines

Published in the Truro Daily News.

HINES, Laurelyn Pauline – Truro. It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Laurelyn Pauline Hines, on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Along with her parents, Lic. Lawrence and Eva Cumming, Laurelyn was predeceased by her daughter, Deanna Dawn Perkins. Laurelyn is survived by her husband,...

Ruth Eleanor MacNeill

Ruth Eleanor MacNeill

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacNeill, Ruth Eleanor, 82, of Truro passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 28, 2014, in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre Truro. Born in Antigonish, she was a daughter of the late Neil and Mary Jane (Sommers) MacNeil. Ruth’s greatest love was her family and also her dog Mickey. She also enjoyed quilting, playing cards, gardening,...

Reverend Richard F Humby

Reverend Richard F Humby

Published in the Truro Daily News.

HUMBY, Reverend Richard F. – 97, Truro, passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born January 24, 1917, in Summerville, a fishing village in Newfoundland, he was a son of the late Joseph and Ellen (Fry) Humby. For several years, he followed the trade of his ancestors who were known as Labrador...

Wayne Sydney Delaney

Wayne Sydney Delaney

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Delaney, Wayne Sydney 64, Bible Hill, passed away Tuesday, September 23, 2014 in the Halifax Infirmary, QE II, Halifax. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Hiram and Alberta (Welch) Delaney. He is survived by his wife Kelly (Bruce) Delaney of Bible Hill; son Jeffrey (Maggie) of Millbrook; daughter Shannon Delaney (Jaret) of Stewiacke;...

Verna Deloras Mahar

Verna Deloras Mahar

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Mahar, Verna Deloras, 89, of Truro, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, September 20, 2014, surrounded by family at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre Truro. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Laughlan Douglas and Jean Esther (Frizzell) MacMillan. Verna was a former employee of Stanfield’s Limited Truro where she was a...

Cecil Blanchard Ettinger

Cecil Blanchard Ettinger

Published in the Truro Daily News.

ETTINGER, Cecil Blanchard – 97, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 15, 2014, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born May 19, 1917, in Noel, he was a son of the late Ernest and Edith (Hines) Ettinger. Cecil worked at Stanton and Jenkins as a truck driver before moving to Welland, Ontario. While there, he worked...

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