1013 announcements for Chants Funeral Home

Donald ‘Chiefy’ Sampson

Donald ‘Chiefy’ Sampson

Born: 23/05/1934

Passed on: 30/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Donald Sampson ‘Chiefy’ on April 30, 2018 at the An Cala Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney. Born on May 23, 1934, Donald was the son of the late Simon and Marie Sampson. Dad was a proud retired member of the 45th...

Leo E. Vassallo

Leo E. Vassallo

Passed on: 28/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the death of Leo E. Vassallo who passed away peacefully at home on April 28, 2018. He was a devoted loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend. He was the son of the late Frank and Elva Vassallo, of Sydney Forks. He is survived by his wife, Karen (Macdonald), 29 years of marriage; two sons, Ricky...

Agatha 'Gatha' Kelly

Agatha 'Gatha' Kelly

Passed on: 24/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Agatha (Gatha) Kelly at the Glace Bay Hospital on April 24, 2018 at the age of 92. Born in West Louisbourg (Old Town), she was the daughter of the late John and Evelyn (Cryer) Kelly of Old Town. She was a resident of Seaview Manor in Glace Bay for the last two years and former member of...

John A. MacKinnon

John A. MacKinnon

Born: 27/03/1935

Passed on: 26/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John A. MacKinnon on April 26, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Black Point on March 27, 1935, to Rory and Cassie MacKinnon and brother to 11 siblings. He is survived by his wife, Grace (nee MacDonald); sons, Alexander (Gail) and Eric...

Nany Lee (DeBreau) Smith

Nany Lee (DeBreau) Smith

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of our much-loved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend Nancy Smith (DeBreau) at home on Monday, April 16, 2018. Born in Sydney, she is the daughter of the late Louis and Magdaline (Penny) DeBreau. She will be lovingly missed by her daughter, Michelle Smith; son-in-law, Darren Fraser...

Clare Weldon Wadden

Clare Weldon Wadden

Passed on: 22/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the death of Clare Weldon Wadden who passed away peacefully at Harbourstone Enhanced Care on Sunday, April 22, 2018. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend. Clare was the son of the late James A. Wadden and E. Gertrude (Spencer). Born in 1928, he lived his...

Elaine ‘Nadine’  Delaney (MacDonald)

Elaine ‘Nadine’ Delaney (MacDonald)

Passed on: 24/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts, we the family, are saddened to announce the passing of Elaine ‘Nadine’ Delaney at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Elaine is survived by her husband, Clifford ‘Deacon’; sons, Clint and Chris; grandson, Campbell; brothers and sisters, Piper (Kathy) MacDonald, Marilyn (Gary) Aucoin, Faye...

Mildred Ann Parsons

Mildred Ann Parsons

Passed on: 18/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family of Mildred Ann Parsons announce her passing on April 18, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary Nolan, of Glace Bay. Professionally, she was a dedicated teacher who cherished the opportunity to inspire her students in their learning. Mill’s greatest joy in life was being a Mother to...

Robert Albert  Walsh

Robert Albert Walsh

Passed on: 18/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family, regret to announce the peaceful passing of Robert (Bobby) Albert Walsh on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Born October 20, 1952, he was a son of Vivian May Walsh and Augustine William Walsh. Bobby was a talented musician who played in various bands over the years, and was employed with...

Jesse Ryan MacAulay

Jesse Ryan MacAulay

Passed on: 11/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Jesse Ryan MacAulay at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on April 11, 2018. He was the son of Wendy Hoban and the late Brent MacAulay, and the only father he ever knew, Rod McInnis. Jesse was born in Calgary, AB and came to live in Cape Breton when he was three. He attended Riverview...

Sophie Margaretta (Newhook) Podanovitch

Sophie Margaretta (Newhook) Podanovitch

Passed on: 16/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with tremendous sadness that we, the family of Sophie Podanovitch (Newhook), announce her peaceful passing at the age of 87, surrounded by the love and comfort of her family and the impeccable care of the Palliative Care staff (with special thanks to wonderful staff on 4B) at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on April 16, 2018. Sophie,...

Matthias ‘Matty’  Jacobs

Matthias ‘Matty’ Jacobs

Passed on: 15/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Matty Jacobs, announce his passing at the Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on April 15, 2018. He was surrounded by his loving wife, Theresa, and family at the time of his passing. He was the son of the late Matthew and Lavinia Jacobs. Matty loved to sing country songs and...

Norma Shirley (MacKay) Lysecki

Norma Shirley (MacKay) Lysecki

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with the deepest sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Norma Lysecki at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Norman and Vera (Long) MacKay. A graduate of Sydney Academy, she became a laboratory technician and worked at St. Rita’s Hospital. She...

Charlotte Elizabeth  Sillifant

Charlotte Elizabeth Sillifant

Passed on: 05/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart we, the family, would like to announce the passing of Charlotte Elizabeth Sillifant, 78, in Halifax on Thursday, April 5, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Cecil and Eva Fry. Charlotte passed peacefully. She was surrounded by loved ones. Charlotte was a loving mother to Andrew Ted, and Elizabeth...

Paul Douglas Landry

Paul Douglas Landry

Passed on: 04/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sorrow that we the family of Paul Landry announce his passing on April 4, 2018 at the C.B. Regional Hospital surrounded by family and friends. Paul was the son of the late Doug and Eileen (nee Cusack) Landry of Paul’s Hotel in Sydney. In his younger years, Paul was an altar boy with Sacred Heart Parish and a Scout Leader...

Anne Marie DONOVAN

Anne Marie DONOVAN

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We are sorry to share that Anne Marie Donovan passed away on April 4, 2018. Anne Marie proudly hailed from the hills of Boisdale where she was lovingly raised by her parents Roderick and Sarah (MacNeil) O’Handley. From Boisdale she moved to Sydney to work at St. Rita’s Hospital, met her husband, Joseph Donovan and in time they settled...

Sandra  Trapp

Sandra Trapp

Passed on: 03/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Sandra Trapp, are saddened to announce her passing on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at the Glace Bay General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Christina (MacLean) Trapp. Sandra loved singing Karaoke at the Radio Club. She loved her T.V. especially watching...

Mary Lee MacLeod, RN

Mary Lee MacLeod, RN

Passed on: 30/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Lee MacLeod, RN, 73 of Sydney passed away peacefully on Friday, March 30, 2018 surrounded by her loving family after a courageous and truly graceful battle with cancer. Mary Lee was born in Sydney to the late Allan MacDonald and Pauline (Palmer) (MacDonald) Peters. She graduated from St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing in May, 1967....

Mary Lee MacLeod, RN

Mary Lee MacLeod, RN

Passed on: 30/03/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Lee MacLeod, RN, 73 of Sydney passed away peacefully on March 30, 2018, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous and truly graceful battle with Cancer. Mary Lee was born in Sydney to the late Allan and Pauline (Palmer) MacDonald Peters. She graduated from St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing on May 28, 1967. She worked a...

Olive Verna (nee Abbott) McNeil

Olive Verna (nee Abbott) McNeil

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of “Ollie”, who peacefully left us on Friday, March 23rd. Born in Sydney (August 17, 1934), Ollie was the beloved wife of Bertrum and much-loved mother of David (Ghislaine), Winnipeg; Ann, Sydney; Paddy, Vancouver; Michael (Alexis), Westmount; Jackie (Jamie), Victoria Harbour; Bert (Esther),...