446 announcements for S.W. Chant & Son

William  McCabe

William McCabe

Passed on: 20/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of William McCabe, 86 on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at MacGillivary Guest Home. William was the son of the late William and Mary 'Sally' (Donovan) McCabe. Bill was a well-educated man, obtaining his BSc and his masters in Chemical Engineering. He was a metallurgist and head of the...

George  Lewis

George Lewis

Born: 23/10/1946

Passed on: 18/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved son, brother, and Uncle George Lewis, 68, Sydney. George passed away Monday May 18, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital surrounded by his family, after a short but very courageous battle with cancer. George was born in Sydney on Oct. 23, 1946. He was predeceased by...

Jean Walsh

Jean Walsh

Passed on: 16/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend Jean Walsh, 88, on Saturday, May 16, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her family by her side. Born in Sydney on Jan. 6,1927, she was the daughter of the late John Charles and Mary Emma (Rockwood) Powell. Jean...

John 'Jack' Hussey

John 'Jack' Hussey

Passed on: 14/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we the family announce the passing of Jack Hussey on Thursday, may 14, 2015 at the Colechester Hospital, Truro. Born in Donkin, he was the son of the late William and Jenny (Davidson) Hussey. Jack worked as a Social Worker until he retired as Director of Social Services for Cape Breton County in 1995. He served on...

Grace Luther

Grace Luther

Passed on: 13/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Grace Luther, 57, of Sydney, passed away peacefully on May 13th 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a courageous battle with ALS. Born in Sydney, N.S., Grace was a daughter of the late Rebecca 'Minnie' and Leonard Boudreau. She worked at Smart Shop Place for 24 years before moving onto Walmart Sydney River where she worked until...

Anne Murray

Anne Murray

Passed on: 11/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we the family announce the passing of Anne Murray at home on Monday, May 11, 2015. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Rita (Chipman) Aucoin. Anne is survived by her daughter Pamela Murray, Kitchener, Ont.; her grandchildren, Olivia, Sophie and Cayden; her sister, Judy (Bruce) Young, Vancouver,...

David Edward  Thompson

David Edward Thompson

Passed on: 07/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our dear husband, father, grandfather and brother, David Thompson at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on Thursday, May 7, 2015, with his family by his side. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Clarence and Mary (Marrie) Thompson. He was a businessman and...

Roger John Raoul

Roger John Raoul

Passed on: 26/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A memorial service for the late Roger John Raoul, who passed away on Dec. 26, 2014 at Taigh Na Mara Nursing Home will take place 11 a.m. Saturday in Chant’s Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St. with Fr. James Oliver officiating. Memorial donations to the charity of your choice will be appreciated by the family.

Paulette Mary  Nicholson

Paulette Mary Nicholson

Born: 19/11/1951

Passed on: 27/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Paulette Nicholson on April 27, 2015 in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her family. Born Nov. 19, 1951, she was the eldest child of Doris Hughes (Monaghan) and the late John Nicholson. Paulette enjoyed having her nails done, listening to music and...

Oretha Hill

Oretha Hill

Born In: Point Edward, Canada

Passed in: Point Edward, Canada
Passed on: 21/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family, regret to announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Oretha Anne Hill of Point Edward on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Point Edward, she was the daughter of the late William and Olive Hill. She was a member of St. John’s...

John 'Jr' Horvath

John 'Jr' Horvath

Passed on: 17/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we the family announce the passing of John 'JR' Horvath of Howie Center on April 17, 2015. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late John and Margaret (Kiss) Horvath. JR joined the Army in December of 1955 to 1963. He loved to hunt and fish, play golf and was involved in legions both in Ontario and Nova...

Allan 'Arch' MacQuarrie

Allan 'Arch' MacQuarrie

Passed on: 18/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Arch passed away peacefully at his home on April 18, 2015. Arch was the son of the late Allan John MacQuarrie and Sarah Isabel (MacInnis). He was employed at Superior Propane until his retirement. He was a great storyteller...

Chesley Butler

Chesley Butler

Passed on: 16/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Chesley Gordon Butler passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 16,2015 surrounded by his loving family. He leaves behind his loving wife of 56 years, Carmel, and his seven children, Catherine (Fay), Colleen, Cindy (Reg) Binns, Cheryl (Mark) Berkeley, Donnie (Cheryl), Brenda, Shane (Tanya); 11 grandchildren, Anthony, Casandra, Cory, Darren,...

Diane Mitchell (nee MacPhail)

Diane Mitchell (nee MacPhail)

Passed on: 15/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With hearts so full of sorrow, beyond what mere words can express we the family of Diane announce the passing of our dearest wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, after a brief, but very courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Born in Simcoe ON, she was brought up in Catalone, near Louisbourg, in Cape Breton, and attended school in...

Martin Kennedy

Martin Kennedy

Passed in: Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
Passed on: 05/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A celebration of life for Martin Kennedy, who passed away on April 5, 2015 in Chilliwack, B.C. will be held 1 p.m. Sunday, April 19,2015 at the Louisbourg Legion, with Rev. Sheldon Chant officiating. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of....

Donna Marie MacDougall

Donna Marie MacDougall

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Funeral service for Donna MacDougall will be held on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at 11 a.m in the SW Chant & Son Funeral Home Chapel, 564 Alexandra St. Sydney, with Fr. Bill Burke Officiating. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of …

Jean Beaton

Jean Beaton

Passed on: 04/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family announce the passing of Jean Beaton, on Feb. 4, 2015, at Glasgow Hall in Dartmouth. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Isaac and Maude (Johnson) Purdy. Jean is survived by her sister Helen Stanford. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Gerald Beaton; sister Juanita and brothers Allison,...

Edna Louise Williams

Edna Louise Williams

Born: 16/12/1930

Passed on: 03/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Edna Louise Williams, born Dec. 16, 1930 of Sydney, died peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on April 3, 2015, with her loving family by her side. Mom was the daughter of the late Charles and Doreen (Strickland) Williams, Rudderham Road, Point Edward; and was the eldest of 14 siblings. She is survived by her loyal partner...

Edna Louise  Williams

Edna Louise Williams

Born: 16/12/1930

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Edna Louise Williams, born Dec. 16, 1930 of Sydney, died peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on April 3, 2015, with her loving family by her side. Mom was the daughter of the late Charles and Doreen (Strickland) Williams, Rudderham Road, Point Edward and was the eldest of 14 siblings. She is survived by her loyal partner...

Alfred Peter 'Fred' Medora

Alfred Peter 'Fred' Medora

Passed on: 31/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Alfred 'Fred' Medora on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Whitney Pier, to Peter and Angelina (Bruno) Medora. He is survived by his wife, Carmella Clarke; stepchildren, Karen MacNeil, Sydney; Scott (Marie) MacNeil, Comox B.C.; brothers, Edward, Donald (Jean);...

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