268 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

Brenda  Costigan, RN

Brenda Costigan, RN

Born: 26/11/1956

Passed on: 01/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Brenda Costigan on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at her home. Born on Nov. 26, 1956, in Sydney, Brenda was the daughter of late Michael and Agnes (Whelan) Costigan. Mom was our angel. She sacrificed so much of herself for her children and everyone she loved. She loved us more than...

John 'Natche' William  Drohan

John 'Natche' William Drohan

Born: 02/05/1939

Passed on: 28/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and broken hearts we announce the passing of our dear father, John William Drohan, May 2, 1939-June 28, 2015. He passed away peacefully at MacGillivray Guest Home at the age of 76, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Whitney Pier, John was the youngest son of the late Peter and Mary Drohan. John is survived by his...

Lena 'Marie' MacDonald

Lena 'Marie' MacDonald

Passed on: 27/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness the family of the late Lena Marie MacDonald, 66, announces her passing on Saturday, June 27, 2015, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care Facility, surrounded by her loving family. Marie was born and raised in Whitney Pier where she resided until going into care. She was the daughter of the late Angus and Rosie MacAskill. Marie...

Charles Lorway Gosse

Charles Lorway Gosse

Passed on: 22/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the passing of Charles Lorway Gosse, 57, on June 22, 2015, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. By Lorway’s request, cremation has taken place. Full obituary will be announced in the Cape Breton Post at a later date. Funeral arrangements are...

Jean Pearl (Tobin)  Campbell

Jean Pearl (Tobin) Campbell

Born: 05/07/1934

Passed on: 05/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the sudden passing of Jean Pearl Campbell on June 5, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born on July 5, 1934 in Sydney, Jean was the daughter of the late John and Viola (Miller) Tobin. Jean was a true lady. Having a career in fashion in her earlier years, Jean was always in style. She was an avid reader...

Carl Douglas 'Doug' Jardine

Carl Douglas 'Doug' Jardine

Born: 09/10/1948

Passed on: 21/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Doug Jardine, Oct. 9, 1948-May 21, 2015, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Florence and raised in Sydney Mines, Doug was the son of the late Clarence and Marguerite (Braham) Jardine. Doug worked for many years for Algoma Central Corporation as mechanical assistance until his retirement due to ill health....

Michael MacSween 'Mike' Joseph

Michael MacSween 'Mike' Joseph

Born: 01/08/1933

Passed on: 15/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Michael Joseph MacSween, 81, husband, father, grandfather and uncle, on May 15, 2015. He died peacefully at home after a short battle with cancer. As we mourn his loss, we joyfully remember and celebrate his life. Michael was born on Aug. 1, 1933 in the North End of Sydney where he lived...

Edward 'Teddy' Paruch

Edward 'Teddy' Paruch

Passed on: 14/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Edward 'Teddy' Paruch, 84, on Thursday, May 14, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Whitney Pier, Teddy was the son of the late Joseph and Mary Paruch. Ted is survived by his wife of 62 years, Ruby; two sons, Joe (Cindy) and David (Sheryl); daughters, Diane (Brad) and Cathy;...

Lloyd 'Lee' Thomas Bennett

Lloyd 'Lee' Thomas Bennett

Passed on: 08/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Lloyd ‘Lee’ Thomas Bennett, 77, on Friday, May 8, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, Lee was the son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (Hannam) Bennett. Lee enjoyed the simple things in life. He worked most of his life...

Gregory 'Greg' Myron Ardelli

Gregory 'Greg' Myron Ardelli

Born: 13/08/1944

Passed on: 08/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Greg Ardelli, Aug. 13, 1944-May 8, 2015, passed away peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a valient struggle with cancer. Born and raised in Whitney Pier, Greg was the son of the late Marian and Julia (Gniewek) Ardelli. He was also predeceased by his son, Michael Gregory in 1997. After attending Sydney Academy, Greg worked for...

Mary Louise Craig

Mary Louise Craig

Passed on: 02/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the passing of Mary Louise Craig, 79, on Saturday, May 2, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Mary Louise was the daughter of the late John and Meltha (Neville) McCormick. Mary Louise was a member of Holy Redeemer parish. She was involved with the...

Norman Wilson Hickman

Norman Wilson Hickman

Passed on: 26/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear husband and father, Norman Hickman, 87, on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Pt Au Gaul, N.L.., Norman was the son of the late Edward and Annie (Hillier) Hickman. Norman worked for 36 years at Sydney Steel...

Allen MacPherson

Allen MacPherson

Passed on: 21/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, his family announce the passing of Allen Cornelius MacPherson, 77, on April 21, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Allen was born in South Harbour, Victoria County on Jan. 15, 1938, to the late Charles and Mary (Rambeau) MacPherson. Allen is survived by his daughter, Lisa (Blaine) Dicks,...

Leo Gordon Evans

Leo Gordon Evans

Passed on: 07/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the passing of Leo Gordon Evans, 83, of Sydney, on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Northside Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida. Born in Sydney, Leo was the son of the late Lemuel and Blanch (MacLaine) Evans. Leo lived life to the fullest. In 1947 he was employed as a trainman with...

Veronica Marie Ruck

Veronica Marie Ruck

Born In: Inverness, Canada
Born: 12/05/1933

Passed in: Sydney New Waterford, Canada
Passed on: 07/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Veronica Ruck, 81, at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital, New Waterford, on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, with her loving son by her side. Born in Inverness on May 12, 1933, Veronica was the daughter of the late George and Emma (MacDonald) Nicholson. Veronica was employed for 30 years with...

Leo Gordon Evans

Leo Gordon Evans

Passed on: 07/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the passing of Leo Gordon Evans, 83, of Sydney, on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Northside Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida. Full obituary will be announced in the newspaper at a later date. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral...

John 'Jack' Louis Lessie

John 'Jack' Louis Lessie

Born: 24/11/1944

Passed on: 29/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with loving hearts and profound sadness we announce the courageous and peaceful passing of a wonderful husband, son, brother-in-law, uncle and friend, Jack Lessie, of Sydney, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital An Cala Palliative Care unit on Sunday, March 29, 2015, with his loving wife, Debbie and family by his side. Born on Nov. 24,...

Lois Marie (Hawco) St. John

Lois Marie (Hawco) St. John

Passed on: 19/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother and friend, Lois Marie St. John, 87, of Whitney Pier, on Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Lois was the daughter of the late Peter and Alice (Healey) Hawco....

Lois Marie St. John

Lois Marie St. John

Passed on: 19/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the passing of Lois Marie St. John, who passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. By Lois’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be a visitation and funeral mass at a later date, which will be announced in the...

David Joseph 'Dave' Desmond

David Joseph 'Dave' Desmond

Passed on: 06/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadden hearts that the family announces the passing of our beloved brother, uncle and friend, David ‘Dave’ Joseph Desmond on Friday, March 6, 2015, at home. Born in Sydney, Dave was the son of the late Albert and Theresa (Proctor) Desmond. Independence was everything to Dave. He retired from the correctional centre as cook. He...

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