586 announcements for S.W. Chant & Son

Joseph Ling

Joseph Ling

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 05/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family of Joseph Lawrence Ling announce his peaceful passing on Feb. 5, 2016 at his home in Halifax. Joe was 59 years old, born in Victoria Mines, he was the son of the late Thomas and Florence (MacPherson) Ling. Joe operated a successful limousine service to the Halifax Airport for many years and had his...

Cornelius A. 'Ken'  Lahey

Cornelius A. 'Ken' Lahey

Passed on: 07/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Cornelius A. 'Ken' Lahey, Main a Dieu, born Nov. 24, 1920, passed away peacefully at Harbourview Veterans Unit, Sydney Mines on Feb. 7, 2016. Ken was the son of the late Charles Lahey and Catherine (O'Neil) Lahey. He was a hard working fisherman for many decades. Ken also was a mechanic and had an aptitude for many types of work by hand. He...

Gloria Mary  Barrett

Gloria Mary Barrett

Passed on: 05/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family, announce the peaceful passing of Gloria Barrett on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at home, surrounded by family and friends. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Helen (Burt) Vigneau. Gloria is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Keith) Nicholson, Sydney; two sons, Bruce (Harriett)...

Mary Gertrude 'Gertie'  Corbett

Mary Gertrude 'Gertie' Corbett

Passed on: 05/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of the late Gertie Corbett, 92, are saddened by her sudden passing on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Born in South Branch, Nfld., she was the daughter of the late Eunice and Thomas Aucoin. Gertie spent her early years in Cheticamp and Whitney Pier. She enjoyed a very social and active lifestyle, up until a few years ago. Some of her...

Sylvia Sarah  Stockley

Sylvia Sarah Stockley

Passed on: 02/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the passing of our dear mother, Sylvia Stockley, at home on Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Born in Sydney Mines, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Bill Piercy She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was a loving and giving mother, who enjoyed darts, Bingo,...

Beecher Spencer Magee

Beecher Spencer Magee

Born: 20/04/1934

Passed on: 29/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family announce the passing of Beecher Spencer Magee on Jan. 29, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Louisbourg on April 20, 1934, he was the son of the late Joseph E. And Julia (Hunt) Magee Beecher worked with Nova Scotia Power for 13 years, he also worked in Forestry, which was...

Corinne Louise  Urquhart

Corinne Louise Urquhart

Born: 11/10/1923

Passed on: 21/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of our dear mother and grandmother, Corinne Louise Urquhart, on Jan. 21, 2016, with her family by her side, a the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. She was the daughter of the late Ambrose and Armour (MacVay) Higgs. Born Oct. 11, 1923 in Admiral, Sask., she moved...

Marilyn (McQueen) Publicover

Marilyn (McQueen) Publicover

Born: 09/11/1941

Passed on: 22/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we, the family, are so saddened to announce the passing of Marilyn Patricia (McQueen) Publicover at her home on Jan. 22, 2016 Born Nov. 9, 1941, Sydney, Marilyn was the daughter of the late George 'G.A.' McQueen and Mary (Steele) McQueen. She was predeceased by her stepbrother, Bruce McQueen; mother-in-law, Ina Publicover...

Joseph Brian  Curran

Joseph Brian Curran

Passed on: 18/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heartfelt sadness, we the family of Joseph Brian Curran regret to announce his passing on Jan.18, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with his loving family by his side. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late John and Esther (Crummy) Curran. Brian is survived by his loving wife, Dolores (Matthews); children,...

William 'Bill' Charles Mischiek

William 'Bill' Charles Mischiek

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bill is also survived by his half sisters, Bernadette and Michelle; stepsisters, Donna and June; stepbrother, Hughie. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Helen (Eric) Wareham.

Linda Florence  Dixon

Linda Florence Dixon

Passed on: 16/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family regret to announce the passing of Linda Dixon, on Jan. 16, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Sydney, Linda was the daughter of the late Wilson Ritchie and Gladys (Benoit) Legge. Linda dedicated her life to teaching Chemistry to the students of Holy Angels High School for...

William 'Bill' Charles  Mischiek

William 'Bill' Charles Mischiek

Passed on: 17/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

God has called another angel home, William 'Bill' Charles Mischiek, 68, passed away unexpectedly at home Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Joseph and Catherine (Gouthro) Mischiek. Bill is survived by his loving wife of three years, Anne (Shaw); his children, Wayne (Cherlyn), Billy (Shannon); stepson, Thomas...

Walter J.  Gillis

Walter J. Gillis

Born: 07/09/1930

Passed on: 14/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Walter Gillis, 85, formally of East Bay, on January 14, 2016 at the An Cala Palliative Care Unit, Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born on Sept. 7,1930 in Detroit, Michigan. He was the son of the late Colin and Regis (Camus) Gillis. Walter was a member of St. Marguerite Bourgeoys parish. He was...

Alice Rose Chipman

Alice Rose Chipman

Passed on: 15/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Alice Chipman, 85, on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Cora (Belbin) Chipman. Alice was a baker until her retirement. She is survived by her daughter, Cora (Willard) MacKay, Sydney;...

Mary Eileen  Skinner

Mary Eileen Skinner

Passed on: 12/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of a beautiful mother,grandmother, sister and friend, Mary Eileen Skinner, on Jan. 12, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit, surrounded by her loving family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Before her illness, Eileen was a very active woman who...

Theresa Mary  Rowe

Theresa Mary Rowe

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The service for the late Theresa Rowe was held 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016 at the SW Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of..

Louise Nina 'Ninie'  Hall

Louise Nina 'Ninie' Hall

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Ninie after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the daughter of Kate and the late Angus Hall. She leaves to mourn her mom, Katie (Ed); son, Robert (Candace); brothers, Walter (Sue), Glen (Colleen), Donald (Adele); sisters, Cathy (George), Marie (Pat), Nancy, Theresa...

Kenneth Edward  Walker

Kenneth Edward Walker

Passed on: 06/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the sudden passing of Kenneth 'Ken’ Edward Walker, age 54, at Taigh Na Mara, Glace Bay, on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Fraser 'Herkie' and Colleen (MacLean) Walker. He was a painter by trade, but due to his illness he finished working at a young...

Theresa Mary  Rowe

Theresa Mary Rowe

Passed on: 06/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With tears in our eyes and love in our hearts, we the family announce the passing of our dear wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, Theresa Mary Rowe on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Ambrose and Sadie (Walker)...

Margaret Cecile (Delaney) MacPherson

Margaret Cecile (Delaney) MacPherson

Passed on: 06/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Margaret Cecile MacPherson, regret to announce her passing on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, ‎at the Cove Guest Home. Born in Cheticamp, she was the daughter of the late Dennis and Mary Delaney Our mother was a most loving and caring person. She had the kindest heart we've ever known. She was compassionate & passionate, so...

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