1565 announcements for Mattatall~Varner Funeral Home

Sheryl Ann Monk

Sheryl Ann Monk

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Monk, Sheryl Ann, 68, Lower Truro, passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 in Debert Court, Debert, after a lengthy illness. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Ruth (Campbell) Clarke. Sheryl was a member of the Old Barns United Church and a volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society as well as Diabetes Canada. Her baking...

Faith Christine Semple

Faith Christine Semple

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Semple, Faith Christine - 85, Truro, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Vimy Court, Bible Hill. Born in Marysville, NB, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Eda (Watkins) Jamieson. Her kind heart and easy smile will be greatly missed by all. She is survived by her husband John Semple; daughters Robin, Kim, Karen, Cheryl; grandchildren...

Lillian Isobel Wile

Lillian Isobel Wile

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Wile, Lillian Isobel - 92, of Bible Hill, passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Trenton, NS, she was a daughter of the late Robert Malcolm and Martha (Lightbody) Dunbar. Isobel was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by her sons, Barry (Sheila) of...

Cynthia "Cindy" Smylie

Cynthia "Cindy" Smylie

Published in the Truro Daily News.

SMYLIE, Cynthia “Cindy” - 87, Great Village, passed away peacefully Monday, December 25, 2017, on her late husband’s (Charles Samuel “Chuck” Smylie) birthday, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Cindy was born in Bestel, England and held many roles during her life, as a caring home maker with a passion for baking, painting,...

Wayne James Raymond Traverse

Wayne James Raymond Traverse

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Traverse, Wayne James Raymond, 58, Truro, passed away suddenly, Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at home. Born in Placentia Bay, NF, he was a son of the late Leo and Sara (Duke) Traverse. Wayne formerly worked for Batten Field Oil in Ontario. He is survived by his daughters Sarah (Tyler) of North River, Kathleen of Truro; son Robert (Arielle) of...

Daniel Andrew "Danny" Simpson

Daniel Andrew "Danny" Simpson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

SIMPSON, Daniel Andrew “Danny” - 71, Great Village, passed away peacefully in his sleep listening to Barry White after a valiant battle with cancer on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. His last thoughts were of his family and probably on how he will get his “seniors discount” in heaven. Born in...

Margaret Rita (Heuser) Farrell

Margaret Rita (Heuser) Farrell

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Farrell, Margaret Rita (Heuser), Valley, NS, passed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, in her 94th year. Born September 29, 1924 in Antigonish, NS, she was the daughter of the late Gustav Heuser and Flora MacIsaac, River Denys, Cape Breton. Her last thoughts may well have been "I don't have time for this!", leaving many...

M. Rita Farrell

M. Rita Farrell

Published in the Truro Daily News.

FARRELL, M. Rita – 93, Valley, Colchester County, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, December 26, 2017, at home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall – Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro, where Rita’s family will receive friends from 1-4 p.m., Thursday, December 28, 2017, and 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Friday, December...

Matthew Adam Whidden Dickie

Matthew Adam Whidden Dickie

Published in the Truro Daily News.

DICKIE, Matthew Adam Whidden – 34, Truro, passed away peacefully, with his parents at his side, on Wednesday morning, December 20, 2017, at The Mira Long Term Care Facility, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of David and Karen (McCallum) Dickie. Matthew worked at Sobeys Warehouse and Truro Agromart Limited before being diagnosed with MS in...

George William Dunlap

George William Dunlap

Published in the Truro Daily News.

DUNLAP, George William – 71, East Mountain, passed away peacefully, with Katherine and Linda at his side, on Wednesday evening, December 20, 2017, at Willow Lodge, Tatamagouche. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late John and Agnes (Hamilton) Dunlap. An avid outdoorsman, he was a woodsman and trapper for most of his life who also enjoyed...

Frances Lily (Gorman) Sproule

Frances Lily (Gorman) Sproule

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Sproule (Gorman), Frances Lily, age 95, of Truro, passed away peacefully Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Parkland Estates Truro. Born in McCallum Settlement, she was the daughter of the late Milton and Leta (Tattrie) McNutt. She is survived by daughter, Wilma (Darrell) Landsburg; son, Wayne Gorman; daughter-in-law, Barb Gorman; sister-in-law,...

Frances May Carter

Frances May Carter

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Carter, Frances May: On Sunday, December 17, 2017, Frances May Carter (nee Ellis) went home to be with her Lord and Saviour in her 100th year. She passed away peacefully at The Mira, Truro, surrounded by her loving family. Frances was predeceased by her beloved husband, Lorne (1991) of 53 years; sisters, Edie Angevine, Gladys Archibald (Ron),...

David Joseph Anthony Melanson

David Joseph Anthony Melanson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Melanson, David Joseph Anthony, 71, Truro, passed away suddenly, Saturday, December 16, 2017 at home. Born in Yarmouth, he was a son of the late Frank and Jennie (LeBlanc) Melanson. David was a Grocery Manager for Save Easy, Truro and also an independent milk truck driver for Farmer’s Dairy. He is survived by his wife the former Wendy Gail...

Ida Lauretta Upham

Ida Lauretta Upham

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Upham, Ida Lauretta, 94, Truro, passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017 in Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Nuttby, she was a daughter of the late Rennie and Hazel (MacKay) MacRae. Ida was a member of First Baptist Church Truro and a member of the Grace Archibald Auxiliary and also where she was a Sunday School Teacher. She was a member of...

Donald Carl Berry

Donald Carl Berry

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Berry, Donald Carl, 72, of Shortt’s Lake, Nova Scotia, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. He was born in Halifax on September 04, 1945, the youngest of six children of the late Alexander and Emma (Roode) Berry. He was an enterprising entrepreneur who, together with his family, founded...

Harvey Norman Coll

Harvey Norman Coll

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Coll, Harvey Norman Truro, NS Born in 1940 in North Sydney Cape Breton, Harvey passed away peacefully December 6th, 2017 Colchester East Hants Health Centre in Truro, Nova Scotia at the age of 77. He was predeceased by his wife of 56 years Geraldine Coll this past March 2017 as well as his parents Clarence and Anna Coll. He is survived by his...

Earl Rideout

Earl Rideout

Published in the Truro Daily News.

RIDEOUT, Earl - It is with heavy hearts we let you know that Earl Rideout, 80, of Truro, passed away on the morning of December 3, 2017, following a brief illness. Born in Harbour Mille, Newfoundland, to the late Capt. Samuel and Edith (Barnes) Rideout, Earl was the second of eight children. He attended teacher’s college in St. John’s and...

Daas Souhail Sleiman

Daas Souhail Sleiman

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Sleiman, Daas Souhail, 57, Bible Hill. It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Dass, suddenly, on Monday, December 4, 2017 at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Sheikh Mouhammad, Lebanon, he was a son of the late Souhail and Haifa (Sleiman) Sleiman. Dass was the owner and operator of J & K Variety on Vimy Road,...

Kevin James Croft

Kevin James Croft

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Croft, Kevin James, Truro. It is with great sadness we share the news of Kevin’s passing on December 2, 2017 at home. Kevin would have turned 47 on Dec. 5th. To his friends and family, Kevin was known as a loving son, a dedicated volunteer, a hard worker and a generous, giving person. Kevin loved the outdoors especially his weekend outings...

Avangeline Odell McClellan

Avangeline Odell McClellan

Published in the Truro Daily News.

McClellan, Avangeline Odell, 67, Truro, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017 at home. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late Bertram and Eleanor (Christie) McLeary. Avangeline attended Cornerstone Assembly in Valley. She love to knit and had a great love for cats. She is survived by her daughters, Rebecca McClellan and Rachel McClellan...

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