412 announcements for S.W. Chant & Son

Rubena 'Babe'  Crowdis

Rubena 'Babe' Crowdis

Born: 28/11/1934

Passed on: 02/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with very heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our wife, mother, grandmother and sister after a period of ill health on Monday, March 2, 2015, at Waterford Heights. Born on Nov. 28, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Ruben and Rhodena (Maclean) Thorne. Babe loved life and the outdoors. Remembered by many as an...

George Bidart

George Bidart

Born: 26/04/1917

Passed on: 28/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with regret that we announce the passing of George Bidart on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the Harbourview Hospital, Sydney Mines. Born April 26,1917 in North Sydney, he was the son of the late Bertrand Bidart and Emma Rose LeLandais. At a young age, George enlisted in the Canadian Army and served his country overseas in France,...

Henry Redmond

Henry Redmond

Passed on: 25/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Henry Redmond passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late John Alexander and Anne Blanche (Cropley) Redmond. A veteran of World War II, he served overseas with the Royal Canadian Corps of Signals. Henry retired from the Federal Department of Health and Welfare in 1979....

Joseph Edward 'Eddie' Campbell

Joseph Edward 'Eddie' Campbell

Passed on: 24/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family announce the passing of our dear husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Eddie Campbell on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Joseph and Rhoda (White) Campbell. In earlier...

John Edward MacNeil

John Edward MacNeil

Passed on: 21/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John Edward MacNeil passed away on Feb. 21, 2015, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care Center. He was the son of the late Neil and Elizabeth MacNeil. Prior to his retirement, Eddie worked in the camera department at Woolco. He is survived by his brothers, Roderick (Eileen) MacNeil, Sydney, and Paul (Mary Jane) MacNeil, Peterborough, Ont. Besides...

Florence 'Flossie' Phillipo

Florence 'Flossie' Phillipo

Born In: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Born: 17/06/1930

Passed in: Westmount, Canada
Passed on: 18/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the passing of Florence 'Flossie' Phillipo on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney surrounded by her loving family. Born in Cornerbrook, Newfoundland on June 17,1930 she was the daughter of the late James and Elsie (LeJean) O'Brien. Mom was a life member...

David Rumbles

David Rumbles

Born: 02/04/1960

Passed on: 11/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that I announce the sudden passing of my loving husband, David Rumbles, on Wed. Feb. 11, 2015. Born in Jarrow, England, David was the son of Joan (Derrick) and the late Samuel Rumbles. David is survived by the love of his life, Wendy (Walsh); his sisters, Ann (Steve) Allan, England; Marie Williams (Ian Jordan),...

Christopher Chafe

Christopher Chafe

Passed on: 11/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that that we the family of Christopher announce his sudden passing on Feb. 11, 2015. Born in Sydney, Chris is the son of Noel Chafe and Christina Burneau. He loved the outdoors, and riding his four-wheeler. Chris was a Boston Bruins fan, and was an avid Nascar spectator, always rooting for Dale Earnhardt Jr. Besides...

Kevin Gould

Kevin Gould

Born In: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Born: 06/07/1968

Passed in: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Passed on: 28/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the sudden passing of Kevin Gould on January, 28, 2015, in Toronto. Born in Toronto, Ontario on July 6,1968, he was the son of Mae (MacLeod) Gould, Sydney and the late Joseph Gould. Kevin enjoyed his frequent visits to Cape Breton, spending time with his family and friends. His passions in...

Alfred 'Ted' Bishop

Alfred 'Ted' Bishop

Passed on: 05/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Alfred Nelson 'Ted' Bishop on February 5th, 2015, at Miners Lane, Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney N.S. Born in Sydney he was the son of the late Percy and Ida Bishop. Ted served in the Navy during the Second World War as a medical ship’s mate on the corvet "Petrolia". After the...

Jean Minnie Beaton

Jean Minnie 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. Besides her parents, Jean was predeceased by her husband, Gerald Beaton. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be announced in the spring....

Maureen Rose

Maureen Rose

Born: 13/05/1957

Passed on: 28/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, that we the family, announce the peaceful passing of our amazing wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend Maureen Helen (Young) Rose. She passed away at home on January 28th 2015, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Sydney on May 13th, 1957. She was predeceased by her parents, Brooks and...

Donald Pratt

Donald Pratt

Passed on: 27/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family announce the sudden passing for Donald Bruce Pratt, on Jan. 27, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Tom and Margaret (Ferguson) Pratt. Donnie was a hard working man, who was loved by all who knew him. He was the manager of Scotia Recycling, a...

George Mah

George Mah

Passed on: 24/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the sudden passing of Eddie Mah at home on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Born in Sydney, Eddie was the son of the late John and Nora (Burke) Mah. Eddie was a brick layer by trade and a devoted employee of the Sydney Steel Plant. He enjoyed darts, bowling and his Toronto Blue Jays. Eddie...

Joseph 'Joe' Andrew Gillis

Joseph 'Joe' Andrew Gillis

Passed on: 09/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Joseph A. 'Joe' Gillis of Alexandra Street, Sydney, on Jan. 9, 2015. Joe was born in Grand Mira South, to the late Neil D. and Agnes (MacKinnon) Gillis. After retiring from Co-Op Building Supplies, Joe became very active in the Branch 12, Royal Canadian Legion, honouring him with...

Berndina Johanna 'Dini'  Smits

Berndina Johanna 'Dini' Smits

Passed on: 12/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the sudden passing of Berndina Johanna 'Dini' Smits, which occurred Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Didam, Gelderland Netherlands in March. She was the daughter of the late Hendrikus and Johanna Wanders. Dini loved to knit and crochet, but most of...

Douglas William Courage

Douglas William Courage

Passed on: 08/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Died suddenly at home on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. Full obituary to run in Monday's paper. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of …

John Charles  Kendall

John Charles Kendall

Passed on: 26/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of our father, John Charles Kendall, on Dec. 26, 2014. Born in Sydney, John was the son of the late Olga and Arthur Kendall. John grew up in the Pier on the old Khattar block. As a young man John enjoyed fishing hunting and boxing. In recent years he enjoyed walking in town and a coffee at...

Joy Delores Elizabeth (Hefford) Rykunyk

Joy Delores Elizabeth (Hefford) Rykunyk

Passed on: 02/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we, the family of Joy Delores Elizabeth (Hefford) Rykunyk, announce her death at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on Jan. 2, 2015 after a brief illness. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Eldred and Margaret (Ritchie) Hefford. She retired from Woolco in 1988 after 13 years....

Gordon Clyde Doughart

Gordon Clyde Doughart

Published in the Charlottetown Guardian.

On Dec. 31, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer, Gordon Doughart, 37 of Sydney, N.S., passed away surrounded by his family at An Cala Palliative Care, Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Gordon leaves behind his wife of 13 years, Theresa (nee MacPhee); children, Carson (12) and Caitlyn (10); parents, George and Kathryn Doughart of Vernon...

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