806 announcements for Chants Funeral Home

Frank MacDonald

Frank MacDonald

Passed on: 15/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with the heaviest of hearts we announce the passing of Frank Gregor MacDonald. At the age of 73, he passed peacefully in his sleep on July 15, 2016 surrounded by loving family and friends. Frank was also known by many names such as Poppy, Brother, Uncle, Dad and Frank Pot. After a long battle with cancer Frank fought the odds and became...

Capt. James William Burke

Capt. James William Burke

Born: 19/01/1959

Passed on: 08/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our very much adored son, brother, husband, father, friend and fisherman, James Burke, 57, of Bateston, N.S., on July 8, 2016. Jamie passed peacefully with his family singing to him by his side. Born January 19, 1959, Jamie was the son of Kathleen (Ley) and the late Joseph Burke....

Dorothy Magee

Dorothy Magee

Born: 19/11/1939

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Dorothy Magee passed away in the Palliative Care Unit at the CBRH on June 28, 2016 surrounded by her family. Born in Coombs Cove, Newfoundland on Nov. 19, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Anne (Green) Blagdon. Dorothy moved to Louisbourg in 1957 to work at National Sea Products. Dorothy married Beecher Magee in 1958 and was a...

Doris (Howell) Gauthier Sampson

Doris (Howell) Gauthier Sampson

Born: 11/12/1923

Passed on: 24/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Doris went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on St. Jean Baptiste Day, Friday, June 24, 2016, through trials, tribulations and chronic pain, she is free at last. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Ann Mariah (Clarke) Howell of Carbonear, Newfoundland. Doris was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Born Dec....

Ernest William 'Ernie' Parsons

Ernest William 'Ernie' Parsons

Passed on: 24/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Ernest ‘Ernie’ William Parsons, 64, passed away peacefully Friday, June 24, 2016 surrounded by his family. Ernie was born in Louisbourg to parents Robert and Bridget (Williams) Parsons. Ernie is survived...

Mary Coates

Mary Coates

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A visitation for the late Mary Coates who passed away on Friday, May 6, 2016 at the Ty Watson House, will be held Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 11 a.m-12 p.m. at the S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney with a memorial service to follow at 12 p.m. with Rev. Sheldon Chant officiating.

Theresa Mary Griffiths

Theresa Mary Griffiths

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the passing of Theresa Griffiths at home on Saturday, June 18, 2016. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Lillian (Spurvey) Griffiths. Theresa is survived by her partner, Donald Cameron, Sydney; sons, Shawn, Edmonton, Darren, Toronto, Donald ‘DJ’ Sydney; brothers,...

Joyce Marguerite Quinn

Joyce Marguerite Quinn

Passed on: 18/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Joyce Marguerite Quinn, 73, of Coxheath on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Roderick and Margaret (Monaghan) MacKillop. Joyce worked for many years after graduation from Holy Angels High...

Mary Edith MacDougall

Mary Edith MacDougall

Passed on: 10/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With a sad heart the family of Mary Edith MacDougall announce her passing on Friday, June 10, 2016 at The Cove Guest Home where she resided for the past 6 years. She was in her 89th year. She was the only daughter of the late Sarah (MacDougall) Varley and John Henry Varley of Christmas Island, Cape Breton. It was in her childhood village of...

Joseph Harriet

Joseph Harriet

Passed on: 08/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the peaceful passing of Joseph Harriet, age 80, on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Joseph and Faustina (Bates) Harriet. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Christina (MacVicar); son, Bryan (Renee)...

Dorothy 'Dolly' Seury Marshall

Dorothy 'Dolly' Seury Marshall

Passed on: 05/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Dorothy ‘Dolly’ Seury Marshall, 70, passed peacefully on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney surrounded by her loving family. Dolly was the daughter of the late Fred and Alma Seury of Sydney. Dolly was a member of the Membertou Club 55. She enjoyed traveling to many places especially Cuba. She enjoyed life to...

Christena McPhee

Christena McPhee

Passed on: 03/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family announce the passing of Christena McPhee, 86, on Friday, June 3, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital surrounded by her family. She is survived by her children, Sarah (Wally) Fisher, Holly (Lloyd) Dickson, Wayne (Theresa) Noseworthy and John (Karen)McPhee; grandchildren, Glen, Steven, Tara,...

Connie Delaney Day

Connie Delaney Day

Passed on: 04/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Connie Delaney Day, 60, of Carmichael Drive, Sydney River passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loved ones in the Palliative Care Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Connie is survived by her husband, Mike Day, as well as 12 brothers and sisters, Carol (Ron) Davison, Howie Centre; Clifford (Deacon)(Elaine)...

Rita Julia (Conn) Sampson

Rita Julia (Conn) Sampson

Passed on: 27/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts and profound sadness, we the family announce the passing of our cherished wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Rita Julia (Conn) Sampson, 85, on Friday, May 27, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney surrounded by her loving family. Born in prime Brook, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and...

Jonathan James McGuigan

Jonathan James McGuigan

Passed on: 26/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the passing of our beloved Jonathan, age 34. He lost his battle with cancer on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney surrounded by his loved ones. He fought his illness with strength and courage. Born in Sydney, he was the son of James ‘Jamie’ and Janet...

Gerald Richard 'Bob' Hutt

Gerald Richard 'Bob' Hutt

Born: 05/04/1935

Passed on: 23/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the passing of Bob Hutt, age 81, on Monday, May 23, 2016 on the An Cala Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born on Little Tancook Island on April 5, 1935, he was the son of the late Denzil and Amanda (Cross) Hutt both of Little Tancook Island. As a young boy his family moved...

Albert Clamp

Albert Clamp

Passed on: 29/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Albert Clamp on April 29, 2016 on his 90th birthday, at the Taigh Na Mara, Glace Bay. A visitation will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at the S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home, Sydney from 1-2 p.m. with a memorial service to follow at 2 p.m. on May 28, 2016 in the funeral home chapel.

Jane Emily Hodgson

Jane Emily Hodgson

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Please join us for a celebration of Jane’s life on Saturday, May 21, 11 a.m. at S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. Jane was born in Port aux Basque, Newfoundland in 1944 to the late Michael and Blanch (Musseau) Seymour. Jane came to Cape Breton; met Earl and the rest is history. They made their home in Huntington...

Shirley Ann Bennett

Shirley Ann Bennett

Born: 01/12/1943

Passed on: 12/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Shirley Ann Bennett, Coxheath, on Thursday, May 12, 2016. Shirley passed at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, following complications post surgery, despite the compassionate care of the wonderful staff in the ICU 5.2 unit. Born Dec. 1, 1943, Shirley was the eldest daughter of the late...

Emily Florence Dunn

Emily Florence Dunn

Passed on: 06/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we the family announce the sudden but peaceful passing of Emily Dunn, age 88 at home exactly where she wanted to be on Friday, May 6, 2016. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Hedley and Florence (Snow) Mollon. Emily loved to bowl and bowled for over 50 years, she also enjoyed playing darts and...

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