230 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

Catherine Elizabeth Aucoin

Catherine Elizabeth Aucoin

Passed on: 19/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family, announce the sudden but peaceful passing of our loving mother, grandmother and best friend, Catherine Elizabeth Aucoin on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in palliative care at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Catherine was the daughter of the late...

Melvin Anthony Skeete

Melvin Anthony Skeete

Passed on: 15/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Melvin Anthony Skeete on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his family. Born in Sydney, Melvin was the son of Lemuel and Olga (Lucas) Skeete. Melvin loved life, people and most of all, had a big heart for the love of his grandchildren. He was...

George Douglas McPhee

George Douglas McPhee

Passed on: 14/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the unexpected passing of George Douglas McPhee on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at home after a brief illness, surrounded by his loving family. Although George’s passing was not cancer related, he was a cancer survivor for over 13 years. Born in New Waterford, George was the son of the late George Edward and Patricia...

Nora Teresa 'Terri' Troke

Nora Teresa 'Terri' Troke

Passed on: 09/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Nora Teresa ‘Terri’ Troke on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Terri was the daughter of the late Thomas and Frances Claire (Dawe) Fennell. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Terri began work with Maritime Tel...

Neil James 'Jimmy'  Beaton

Neil James 'Jimmy' Beaton

Passed on: 03/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the death of our brother and uncle, Neil James ‘Jimmy’ Beaton, who passed on Dec. 3, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Scotch Lake, Jimmy was the son of the late Duncan Joseph and Elizabeth Frances (MacLellan) Beaton. To many, Jimmy was known as “The...

Margaret 'Peggy'  Rudderham

Margaret 'Peggy' Rudderham

Passed on: 18/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Peggy Rudderham on Nov. 18, 2014, at the Cove Guest Home, where she resided the past seven years. Peggy was formerly from West Street, Whitney Pier. Born in Whitney Pier, Peggy was the daughter of the late Stephen A. and Jessie (Cash) Gillis. Peggy was the last surviving member of...

John 'Jack' Russell Adams

John 'Jack' Russell Adams

Born: 24/04/1931

Passed on: 15/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family are broken hearted to announce the passing of our dear husband, father, grandfather, John ‘Jack’ Russell Adams on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Springhill on April 24, 1931, Jack was the son of the late Edward and Florence (McGowan) Adams. Jack moved to Boston with his family at...

Annuncio ‘Nunzi’ DiFlavio

Annuncio ‘Nunzi’ DiFlavio

Passed on: 15/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our loving father and grandfather, Annuncio ‘Nunzi’ Diflavio on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in palliative care at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Pietralta, Italy, Annuncio immigrated to Canada in 1955 with his family. Nunzi, as he liked to be called, was an...

Russell 'Connor' McLellan

Russell 'Connor' McLellan

Born: 27/02/1996

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Russell ‘Connor’ McLellan passed away in Sydney, far too young at the age of 18. Connor is survived by his parents, Lorway Glen McLellan and Barbara Ellen Henick (Paul Floyd); sisters, Jill and Chelsea; grandmother, Margaret Henick; many family and friends, and his dog Chloe. Connor was predeceased by his grandparents, Walter Henick, Dr....

Joyce Russella MacAskill

Joyce Russella MacAskill

Passed on: 13/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the death of our sister, Joyce Russella MacAskill, who passed on Oct. 13, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a lengthy illness. Born in North Sydney, Joyce was the daughter of the late Russell and Bessie (MacLean) MacAskill. Besides her parents, Joyce was...

Delores Lovell Annamichl

Delores Lovell Annamichl

Passed on: 04/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we the family announce the passing of our dear sister, Delores Lovell Annamichl on Nov. 4, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by her loving family and friends. Born in Sydney, Delores was the daughter of the late Dorothy Pauline (Lovell) Sparling. Delores loved the simple things in life. Her...

Mary Ann Lucille 'Lucy'  Fitzgerald

Mary Ann Lucille 'Lucy' Fitzgerald

Passed on: 26/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, another angel received her wings. Mary Ann Lucille ‘Lucy’ Fitzgerald peacefully passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren by her side. Born in Glace Bay, Lucy was the daughter of the late Herbert and Lucille (McNeil) MacDonald. Lucy was known...

Margaret 'Peggy' (Murphy) Currie

Margaret 'Peggy' (Murphy) Currie

Passed on: 20/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Peggy Murphy Neville Currie passed into her “Eternal Home” on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at the Harbourstone Enhance Care Facility, Sydney, with her loving family at her side. Born in Whitney Pier, Peggy was the daughter of the late Patrick and Martha (MacDougall) Murphy. Peggy leaves behind her sons, Fred (Carol) Neville and Stephen (Kim)...

Bernard Archibald Brown

Bernard Archibald Brown

Passed on: 16/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bernard Archibald Brown died on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Halifax, Bernard was the son of the late Angus Archibald and Charlotte Mae (Hartling) Brown. Bernard was a truck driver for the City of Sydney Public Works dept. for 46 years. Bernard is survived by his sons, Bernard and Roderick;...

Melvin Charles Head

Melvin Charles Head

Passed on: 15/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Melvin Charles Head at Harbourstone Enhanced Care Facility on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014. Born in Sydney, Melvin was the son of the late Adam and Louise Head. Melvin lived most of his life in Whitney Pier. He was an employee of Sydney Steel for 36 years. He will be missed by all who...

Neil Robert 'Bobby' Mombourqette

Neil Robert 'Bobby' Mombourqette

Passed in: Toronto, Canada
Passed on: 08/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We were saddened by the news that Bobby had passed away peacefully in his sleep on Oct. 8, 2014, after a long struggle with poor health. Born in Whitney Pier, Bobby was the son of the late Neil ‘Cubie’ and Mary Ellen (Dalton) Mombourquette. Bobby will be remembered by many for his years with the Broadway Ramblers and his love of playing...

William 'Bill' Jay  MacKay

William 'Bill' Jay MacKay

Passed on: 09/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with unbearable sadness I announce the passing of my wonderful husband, William ‘Bill’ Jay MacKay on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, in my arms at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, palliative care, Sydney. Bill was nothing short of heroic in his two years rollercoaster fight with a pancreatic tumour. Bill was born in New Waterford and...

Walter George Nichols

Walter George Nichols

Passed on: 07/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Walter George Nichols on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, Walter was the son of the late Walter ‘Dick’ and Anna Vera (Sinclair) Nichols. Walter lived his whole life in Whitney Pier. He loved most sports, especially hockey and baseball,...

Genevieve ‘Debbie’ (MacDonnell) Chisholm

Genevieve ‘Debbie’ (MacDonnell) Chisholm

Born: 09/09/1914

Passed on: 21/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Genevieve ‘Debbie’ (MacDonnell) Chisholm of Whitney Pier died peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, two weeks after celebrating her 100th birthday. She had been residing at The Cove Guest Home since January 2013. Born Sept. 21, 1914, on Mount Pleasant, South West Margaree, Cape Breton, Gen was a...

Catherine Marie Koleszar

Catherine Marie Koleszar

Passed on: 14/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Catherine Marie Koleszar on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her husband, children and best friend, Audrey. Born in Sydney, Catherine was the daughter of the late Edmond and Sophia (MacKinnon) English. Catherine was a member of Holy...

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