1565 announcements for Mattatall~Varner Funeral Home

Nancy Catherine Works

Nancy Catherine Works

Published in the Truro Daily News.

WORKS, Nancy Catherine – 97, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully, with her daughters, sister and nephew at her side, on Thursday evening, November 30, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in North River, she was a daughter of the late Calvin and Beatrice (Nelson) McNutt. Nancy was a graduate of Provincial Normal College,...

Evelyn Anna Lynds

Evelyn Anna Lynds

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LYNDS, Evelyn Anna – 91, Bible Hill, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 26, 2017, at Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late James and Winnifred (Dicks) Frizzell. Evelyn worked at Stanfield’s for many years until she retired in the 1960s. In earlier years, she enjoyed playing bingo, but most of...

Alexander Watson "Alex" Jr. Shearer

Alexander Watson "Alex" Jr. Shearer

Published in the Truro Daily News.

SHEARER, Alexander Watson “Alex” Jr. – 67, North River, passed away peacefully, with his loving family at his side, on Friday, November 24, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of Florence (Blackmore) Shearer, Belmont, and the late Alexander Shearer, Sr. He enjoyed watching various shows on...

James "Brian" Swan

James "Brian" Swan

Published in the Truro Daily News.

SWAN, James “Brian” - 64, Truro. Loving son, brother, uncle and friend passed away on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, after suffering complications due to intestinal surgery. Born in Windsor, Ontario, Brian was the eldest son of the late Basil and Delena (Geldart) Swan. He will be forever missed by...

Eleanor Leslie Starratt

Eleanor Leslie Starratt

Published in the Truro Daily News.

STARRATT, Eleanor Leslie – 88, Truro, passed away peacefully on Saturday evening, November 25, 2017, at East Cumberland Lodge, Pugwash. Born in Bay View, Pictou County, she was the daughter of the late Leslie and Hilda (Rawding) Simpson. Eleanor was a member of St. David’s United Church, Bible Hill, where she contributed to the life of the...

C. Lillian "Lil" MacKay

C. Lillian "Lil" MacKay

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKay, C. Lillian “Lil”, 88, Truro, passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017 in Wynn Park Villa, Truro, Born in Truro, she was the daughter of the late Reg and Helen (Wark) Lockhart. Lillian was a former member of Valley United Church Choir, and a member of the Brunswick Street United Church Choir. She enjoyed bridge, knitting and other...

David Ian Eagles

David Ian Eagles

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Eagles, David Ian, 53, Truro, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2017 in the QE II Health Science Centre, Halifax Infirmary Site, Halifax. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Mearl and Leah (Boyd) Eagles. Dave worked for over twenty-three years at the Truro branch and regional headquarters of the Colchester-East Hants Public Library. In 1988,...

Willard Fletcher Spencer

Willard Fletcher Spencer

Published in the Truro Daily News.

SPENCER, Willard Fletcher – 89, Portaupique, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday morning, November 15, 2017, at home. Born in East Portaupique, he was a son of the late Minor and Laura (Chisholm) Spencer. Willard was a woodsman for many years before going to work at a gold mill in Quebec. He later worked with...

Donald Dennis "Donnie" MacKinnon

Donald Dennis "Donnie" MacKinnon

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKINNON, Donald Dennis “Donnie” – 73, Belmont, passed away peacefully, with loving family at his side, on Wednesday morning, November 15, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Allen and Frances (Roode) MacKinnon. He worked at Stanfield’s for many years, enjoyed fishing and working...

Jane Susan MacKay

Jane Susan MacKay

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKay, Jane Susan, age 68, of Truro, passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 15, 2017, at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre Truro, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Bridgewater, she was a daughter of Phillip and Miriam (Wile) Dauphinee of Truro. Jane is survived by her sons, Scott (Crystal), and Bradley (Krista); her four...

Donald Dennis "Donnie" MacKinnon

Donald Dennis "Donnie" MacKinnon

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKINNON, Donald Dennis “Donnie” – 73, Belmont, passed away peacefully, with loving family at his side, on Wednesday morning, November 15, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Allen and Frances (Roode) MacKinnon. He worked at Stanfield’s for many years, enjoyed fishing and working...

Rudolf (Rudi) Gerhardt Sr. Loeffler

Rudolf (Rudi) Gerhardt Sr. Loeffler

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Loeffler, Rudolf (Rudi) Gerhardt Sr.; age 87; It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Rudi Loeffler Sr. of Upper Economy, who passed away peacefully at home, on Sunday, November 12, 2017. Rudi was born in 1930, in Erlangen, Germany a son of the late Wilhelm Gerhardt Loeffler, and Anne Mueller-Neuhaus. He is survived by his wife,...

Cora Belle Duff

Cora Belle Duff

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Duff, Cora Belle 86, Truro and formerly of Pictou. It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our mom Cora Belle Duff on Sunday, November 12, 2017 surrounded by her family. Born in Moncton, NB, she was a daughter of the late Watson and Sylvia (Andrews) Woodworth. Mom’s life cannot be written in a few sentences. She meant so much too...

Stanley "Brian" Blaikie

Stanley "Brian" Blaikie

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Blaikie, Stanley “Brian”, Truro. “The Whistling has stopped” It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Brian on November 10, 2017 at home, surrounded by his loving wife and daughters. Born in Truro on January 29, 1946, he was the youngest son of the late Stanley Richard and Olive Lillian (Rushton) Blaikie. He...

Germaine Marie Martin

Germaine Marie Martin

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MARTIN, Germaine Marie – 68, Millbrook First Nation, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, November 6, 2017, at Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Ellen (Sylliboy) Googoo. Germaine was a member of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Millbrook. In earlier years, she...

Darrell Vernon Fletcher

Darrell Vernon Fletcher

Published in the Truro Daily News.

FLETCHER, Darrell Vernon - 91 - West Montrose, Colchester County, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2017, in Debert Court, Debert. Born in West Montrose, Darrell was a son of the late Gordon and Cora May (Willigar) Fletcher. He worked all his life at the family farm in Montrose helping his parents and eventually taking over the operations. He...

Cyril Collins Roberts

Cyril Collins Roberts

Published in the Truro Daily News.

ROBERTS, Cyril Collins – 93, Bass River, passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Highland Village, he was a son of the late Burton and Susan (Collins) Roberts. Private interment will be held in Portaupique Cemetery. Arrangements, Mattatall – Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro....

Eunice Mildred "Millie" (Pulsifer) Burrows

Eunice Mildred "Millie" (Pulsifer) Burrows

Published in the Truro Daily News.

BURROWS (Pulsifer), Eunice Mildred “Millie” - Beaver Brook, Colchester Co., died at Colchester East Hants Heath Centre, Truro, on Wednesday November 1, 2017 at age 96. She was born in Wittenburg, Colchester Co., to the late James and Miriam (Richardson) Pulsifer. She attended Normal College in Truro, and in 1944 came to Beaver Brook to teach...

Gene Robert Lutz

Gene Robert Lutz

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Lutz, Gene Robert, 71, Truro, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 with his family and friends by his side. Born in Penticton, BC, on September 7, 1946, he was the son of Lorraine Hatch of BC and the late Robert Lutz. Gene was a truck driver for most of his life, then moved to Ontario where he worked for Purolator Hub in...

Helen Jean (Dryden) Thompson

Helen Jean (Dryden) Thompson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Thompson, Helen Jean (Dryden) - 81, Truro, passed away peacefully Tuesday, October 31, at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre with her husband Glen by her side. Born August 5, 1936, in Truro, she was the youngest daughter of the late Regina King and Harrison “Harry” Dryden. Helen is survived by her husband of 63 years, Glen Thompson;...

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