344 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

TONY GALLAGHER

TONY GALLAGHER

Passed on: 15/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family, regret the passing of our brother, Tony Gallagher, 78, on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney, after a yearlong battle with cancer. Born in Sydney, Tony was the son of the late Anthony and Lois (Condon) Gallagher. Tony was a graduate of St. F.X. University and taught in Whitney Pier schools...

Joseph  KOLESZAR

Joseph KOLESZAR

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Joseph Koleszar, 76, on Saturday, September 10, 2016, at home, surrounded by his family. Born in Budapest, Hungary, Joe was the son of the late Steve and Yatsna Koleszar. Joe was a member of Holy Redeemer parish, Whitney Pier. He was a loving and devoted husband and father, who dedicated...

Michael "Mick" Matthew Penney

Michael "Mick" Matthew Penney

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Michael ‘Mick’ Penney, 83, on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate the life of Michael ‘Mick’ Penney will be held at the Pier Community Funeral Home, Whitney Pier, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on...

Moses Edward Walcott

Moses Edward Walcott

Passed on: 20/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness we announce the passing of Moses Edward Walcott, 86, on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by family and friend. Born in Sydney, Moses was the son of the late Laurena Best and Bree Walcott. Moses enjoyed life and good company of other people. He will be remembered by family and friends...

George Hudson

George Hudson

Passed on: 17/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we, the family, announce the passing of George C. Hudson on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016 at home. Born and raised in Sydney, George was the son of the late Cliff and Helen Hudson. George was a private man. He worked at CNR until retirement. George is survived by his children, Debbie Roston (Danny), Glenn (Melinda) and Jason...

Catherine Miller

Catherine Miller

Born: 27/08/1979

Passed on: 20/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, Catherine ‘Cathy’ Ann (Robinson) Miller, age 36, on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, surrounded by family and friends after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Whitney Pier, August 27, 1979, where she resided and...

Joseph WORRELL

Joseph WORRELL

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and dear friend, Joseph ‘Joe’ Worrell, at the age of 76. Born in Sydney, Joe was the son of the late Helena Allyene and was raised by his God-Parents, Julian and Elfreda Worrell. Joe is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lucy...

DOLORES LACEY

DOLORES LACEY

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Dolores ‘Toots’ Catherine Lacey, age 76, on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Palliative Care unit, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Toots was a daughter of the late Walter and Sophie Maziarz. Besides her parents, Toots was predeceased by her husband of...

DORIS MARIE NEVILLE

DORIS MARIE NEVILLE

Passed on: 28/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Doris Marie Neville passed away on Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Memorial service in honour of Doris Neville will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, All Faith Chapel, Whitney Pier, on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at 11 a.m. with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Light refreshments will be served in the...

ANNE PLANT

ANNE PLANT

Passed on: 22/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Anne Plant passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Memorial service in honour of Anne Plant will be held at St. Ann’s Bay United Church, River Bennett, on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Hazel-Jane Morris officiating. Following the service, interment will take place in...

Margaret Hickey

Margaret Hickey

Born: 01/01/1930

Passed on: 09/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our mother, Margaret Marie Hickey on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Born on January 1, 1930 in Sydney, Margaret was the daughter of the late Dave and Margaret (Hayes) Piercey of Whitney Pier. She was the last surviving...

Chad Edward  Walsh

Chad Edward Walsh

Passed in: Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada
Passed on: 30/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Chad Walsh, age 37, of Wetaskiwin, Alta. passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 30, 2016. Chad’s passion in life was his family and friends. He was a lover of the Beatles and will be missed by all who knew him. Chad is survived by his mother, Colleen Wood; father, Neil (Brenda) Walsh; sister, Ashalee; brothers, Christopher and Justin...

Adelaide Patricia 'Nan'  MacDonald

Adelaide Patricia 'Nan' MacDonald

Passed on: 06/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Patricia MacDonald, age 77, after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Patricia was the daughter of the late Patrick and Agnes (Courage) Axworthy. Patricia was...

Reginald 'Reg'  Axworthy

Reginald 'Reg' Axworthy

Passed on: 28/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We are sad to announce the passing of our beloved son, brother, uncle and friend, Reginald ‘Reg’ Axworthy, on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at home. Born in Halifax, Reg was the son of Gladys (Madower) and the late John ‘Gunner’ Henry Axworthy. Reg was a hard worker for he was an appliance repairman for many years. He loved the outdoors...

Shirley May (Kozera)  Syms

Shirley May (Kozera) Syms

Passed on: 23/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family, regrettably announce the sudden passing of Shirley Syms, 71, on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Shirley was the daughter of the late Peter and Loretta Kozera. Left to mourn is Shirley’s loving husband, Adrian...

Alice Mary  MacDonald

Alice Mary MacDonald

Passed on: 20/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Alice (Murphy) MacDonald, 86, on Monday, June 20, 2016 at Miners Memorial Manor, Sydney Mines. Born and raised in Whitney Pier, a community Alice was so proud of, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Alice (Walsh) Murphy. Alice worked...

Alice (Murphy) MacDonald

Alice (Murphy) MacDonald

Passed on: 20/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Alice (Murphy) MacDonald, 86, on Monday, June 20, 2016 at Miners Memorial Manor, Sydney Mines. Born and raised in Whitney Pier, a community Alice was so proud of, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Alice (Walsh) Murphy. Alice worked...

Frank 'Frankie' Andrew Kehoe

Frank 'Frankie' Andrew Kehoe

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Memorial graveside service to celebrate the life of Frank ‘Frankie’ Kehoe will be held on Sunday, June 19, 2016, at 1 p.m. in the new Calvary Cemetery, Brooks Street, Whitney Pier. Following the service a social will be at the Dobson Yacht Club, Westmount.

John 'Tossie' MacQueen

John 'Tossie' MacQueen

Passed on: 02/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family regret to announce the passing of John ‘Tossie’ MacQueen, at the age of 84 years, on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Tossie was the son of the late Angus and Sadie (Spears) MacQueen. Tossie was a member of Bethel Presbyterian Church. In early...

Cyril Travis  Desmond

Cyril Travis Desmond

Born: 24/02/1959

Passed on: 23/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts and a profound sadness that we announce the death of a loving son, brother, father, uncle and friend, Cyril Travis Desmond, on Monday, May 23, 2016, Sydney. Born in Sydney on Feb. 24, 1959, Travis is survived by his mother, Marie Margettie (Desmond) and his stepfather, Stanley Margettie of Whitney Pier. To mourn in...

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