1480 announcements for Mattatall~Varner Funeral Home

Doreen Ann MacKay

Doreen Ann MacKay

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKAY, Doreen Ann – 70, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully, with loving family at her side, on Thursday, October 12, 2017, at VG Site, QEII, Halifax. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Purdy and Olive (MacMillan) McKenna. Doreen worked for over 20 years as a caregiver at Maplewood Manor in Tatamagouche and retired in 2012. She had...

Mary Susan "Susie" Knockwood

Mary Susan "Susie" Knockwood

Published in the Truro Daily News.

KNOCKWOOD, Mary Susan “Susie” – 77, Millbrook First Nation, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday evening, October 11, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Sylliboy) Sack. Susie was a member of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church...

Donald Keith "B.F.D." Legge

Donald Keith "B.F.D." Legge

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LEGGE, Donald Keith “B.F.D.” – 68, Truro, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, October 12, 2017, at Vimy Court, Bible Hill. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Keith and Thelma (Acker) Legge. Donnie was president of AJ Walker and Son until his retirement in 2003. As a child, he was a proud member of First Baptist Boys Choir. He...

Alden Melville Johnson

Alden Melville Johnson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Johnson, Alden Melville, 82, Portapique, NS, passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in East Village, NS, he was the youngest son of the late Arthur and Alice (Slack) Johnson. Alden was a well known electrician in the surrounding area and was a former resident of Great Village and Truro...

Irma Jean Pryor

Irma Jean Pryor

Published in the Truro Daily News.

PRYOR, Irma Jean – 83, North River, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 9, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late William and Alice (Lockhart) Robertson. Irma had many interests and in earlier years she kept active with skating, bowling, curling and going for walks. She was a...

Florence Marie Parker

Florence Marie Parker

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Parker, Florence Marie, 92, Truro, passed away Monday, October 2, 2017 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Springhill Junction, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence and Amelia (McGraw) Dow. Florence was a former member of the United Baptist Church, Great Village, and a member of the Women’s Missionary Society. She was...

Ronald Edward "Ron" Creelman

Ronald Edward "Ron" Creelman

Published in the Truro Daily News.

CREELMAN, Ronald Edward “Ron” – 70, Hilden, Colchester County. It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Ronald Edward “Ron” Creelman, at home, surrounded by family, after a brief but very courageous battle with cancer, on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Ron was born in Brookfield, Colchester County, and was the son of the late C....

Earl Delbert Rushton

Earl Delbert Rushton

Published in the Truro Daily News.

RUSHTON, Earl Delbert – 90, Truro. The family of Earl Delbert Rushton wish to announce his passing on Thursday, September 28, 2017, at Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Bass River, he was a son of the late Bertram and Bertha (Cochrane) Rushton. He was predeceased by his parents and six siblings. Dad is survived by his children, Beverly...

John Alan (Al) Lawrence

John Alan (Al) Lawrence

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LAWRENCE, John Alan (Al) – 80, Bible Hill, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Halifax, he was the oldest son of the late John A. and Eudora M. (O’Brien) Lawrence. Al took immense pleasure from his fiddle which he “played with” for over 60 years, enjoying jam sessions with friends...

Gary Muir Cavanaugh

Gary Muir Cavanaugh

Published in the Truro Daily News.

CAVANAUGH, Gary Muir – 72, Truro, most recently of Pictou, passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017, at his home in Pictou. Born in Upper North River, he was the son of the late Gladys (Cavanaugh) McNutt and step son of the late Foster Avery McNutt. Gary worked many years at Crossley Carpets as a foreman in the Dye House. He was a loving...

Anna Elizabeth Dickie

Anna Elizabeth Dickie

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Dickie, Anna Elizabeth, 83, Truro, Colchester County, passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro with her family by her side. Born in Selma, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Gertrude (Archibald) Whidden. Anna and her husband Peter owned and operated Glooscap Farms, Lower Onslow. She enjoyed...

Clarence Sperry Murphy

Clarence Sperry Murphy

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Murphy, Clarence Sperry – 75, of Truro passed away at home on September 23, 2017. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Clarence and Jean (Mumford) Murphy. He is survived by his brother, Ralph (Judith); sister, Barbara Ann (Vernon) Callaghan; several nieces and nephew, Kim, Kevin Murphy; Dawn, Robyn, Suzanne Callaghan. Clarence enjoyed his...

Alexis Andre Bakeeff

Alexis Andre Bakeeff

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Bakeeff, Alexis Andre- 89 years old of Truro died on September 22, 2017 in Halifax QE 2, surrounded by his family. Born April 4, 1928 in Boston Massachusetts, USA. He was the son of Russian émigrés, the late Andre Alexis Bakeeff and Zoe (Obolensky) Bakeeff of Weston Massachusetts. He is survived by his dearly loved wife of 55 years, Jean...

K. Bruce  Pearson

K. Bruce Pearson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

PEARSON, K. Bruce – 66, Valley. It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, step father, brother and grandfather, Bruce Pearson, on Friday, September 22, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Kenneth and Beryl (Atkinson) Pearson. As a teenager,...

Joseph Edward "Joe" MacGregor

Joseph Edward "Joe" MacGregor

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacGregor, Joseph Edward “Joe”, 86, of Truro, passed away peacefully Monday, September 18, 2017 at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre Truro, in the arms of his loving wife Elsie, and also surrounded by his loving family. Born in Burton lot 7, PEI, he was a son of the late Harold and Avon (Corcoran) MacGregor. He was a veteran of the...

James Paul "Jim" Dean

James Paul "Jim" Dean

Published in the Truro Daily News.

DEAN, James Paul “Jim” - Truro Heights. With regret we are sorry to announce the passing of our beloved Dad, Grampie, and Papa D, on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, after a battle with cancer and a broken heart. With the passing of the love of his life, Edith, in December, he did not have the...

James "Jim" Murray

James "Jim" Murray

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MURRAY, James “Jim” – 53, Truro, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at home. He was a son of the late James and Joan (Ferns) Murray and is survived by his brothers, Sandy and Randy Murray. Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall – Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro, where the funeral service will be...

Florence Lillie Burgess

Florence Lillie Burgess

Published in the Truro Daily News.

BURGESS, Florence Lillie – 98, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, September 5, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Ingonish, Cape Breton, she was a daughter of the late John and Florence (Wilson) Hardy, who were a fishing family in that community. Florence was a member of St. John’s Anglican...

J. Allan  Lynch

J. Allan Lynch

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LYNCH, J. Allan – 87, Upper North River, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday morning, September 2, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Earltown, he was a son of the late George and Elizabeth (Sutherland) Lynch. Allan is survived by his daughter, Crystal (Dave) DesJardins, Lower Truro;...

John Alan (Al) Lawrence

John Alan (Al) Lawrence

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LAWRENCE, John Alan (Al) – 80, Bible Hill, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Halifax, he was the oldest son of the late John A. and Eudora M. (O’Brien) Lawrence. Al worked with the Royal Bank for nearly 40 years, mainly managing branches in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. After...

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