251 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

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...

Shirley Helen (Schaump) Wrobleski

Shirley Helen (Schaump) Wrobleski

Passed on: 06/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we, the children of Shirley (Schaump) Wrobleski, regret to announce her passing on Friday, March 6, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, An Cala Palliative Care Unit, after a long battle with cancer. Born in Sydney, Shirley was the daughter of the late Mary and Thomas Schaump. She was the last surviving member of her...

Mildred 'Millie'  Joseph

Mildred 'Millie' Joseph

Passed on: 05/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Mildred ‘Millie’ Joseph on Thursday, March 5, 2015, at the MacGillvary Guest Home, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Millie was the daughter of the late Joseph and Victoria (Pittman) Jones. Family was everything to Millie. She was a member of Holy Redeemer...

Michael Joseph Anthony  Candelora

Michael Joseph Anthony Candelora

Passed on: 03/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of our beloved brother, uncle and friend, Michael Candelora on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, Michael was the son of the late Louis and Evelyn (Hennick) Candelora. Michael had strong faith and...

Stanley 'Stash' Dziubek

Stanley 'Stash' Dziubek

Passed on: 28/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Stanley passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Stanley was the son of the late Joseph and Mary (Rzepa) Dziubek. Stanley was a lifetime member of St. Mary’s Polish parish. He retired from working at the steel plant in the metallurgical lab. He loved music and...

James 'Jim' Spike

James 'Jim' Spike

Born In: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed on: 22/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear friend, James Arnold Spike on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Halifax, Jim was the son of the late Seldon and Ruby (Conrad) Spike. As a young man Jim served in the navy as well as the coast guard. For the past 16 years he enjoyed...

Sheila (Head)  Thompson

Sheila (Head) Thompson

Born In: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Passed on: 12/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On Feb. 12, 2015, Sheila Thompson passed away peacefully at the age of 82, in palliative care at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Sheila was born in Hamilton, Ont., to her beloved parents, Ross and Emma (Dunlop) Head. Sheila is survived by her loving son, Noel (Laura) and step-grandson, William; loving daughter, Tanya and beloved...

Anthony 'Tony' Gale

Anthony 'Tony' Gale

Passed on: 05/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father, Anthony ‘Tony’ Gale on Wednesday, February 5, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, Tony was the son of the late Anthony and Mary (Binns) Gale. Tony was employed at Sydney Steel for 32 years. He retired in...

Elizabeth 'Eleanor' Helen Epifano

Elizabeth 'Eleanor' Helen Epifano

Born: 22/10/1919

Passed on: 03/02/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Elizabeth ‘Eleanor’ Epifano passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at the MacGillivray Guest Home. Born in New Waterford, Eleanor was the daughter of the late Michael and Ann (Hogan) Walsh. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Eleanor was a devout Catholic, a woman of great...

Vera Geneva Gibson

Vera Geneva Gibson

Published in the New Glasgow News.

WHITNEY PIER/NEW GLASGOW – It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the death of Vera Geneva Gibson, 89, who passed away peacefully on Jan. 26, 2015, at Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow. By Vera’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be a memorial service at a later date, which will be announced in the newspaper....

Vera Geneva  Gibson

Vera Geneva Gibson

Passed in: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the death of Vera Geneva Gibson, who passed away peacefully on Jan. 26, 2015, at Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow. By Vera’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be a memorial service at a later date, which will be announced in the newspaper. Funeral arrangements are...

Paul Joseph Poirier

Paul Joseph Poirier

Passed on: 25/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of our dearly beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Paul Joseph Poirier, at his home in Whitney Pier, on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Born in Cheticamp, Paul was the son of the late Philip and Mary Louise (Deveaux) Poirier. Paul had worked...

Vera Lucy Moore

Vera Lucy Moore

Passed on: 22/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness we regret to inform the sudden passing of Vera Lucy (Baggs) Moore on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at her home. Born in Glace Bay, Vera was the daughter of the late William and Jane (Drover) Baggs. In her younger days, Vera attended Central School in Glace Bay. She later worked at Glace Bay General Hospital and Point Edward...

Patrick 'Pat' Timothy Romard

Patrick 'Pat' Timothy Romard

Passed on: 23/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family announce the sudden passing of Pat Romard at home on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Born in Sydney, Pat was the son of the late Murdock and Florence (MacKenzie) Romard. Pat attended school at Sydney Academy and upon graduation he began working at Woolworths where he met the love of his life, Lorraine at the...

Douglas Judson McVicar

Douglas Judson McVicar

Born: 03/01/1944

Passed on: 20/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Douglas Judson McVicar on Jan. 20, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. At the same time, it is with the greatest joy that we are able to call him husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and to know that his larger than life persona and his trademark gruffness will...

William 'Bill' Charles  Poirrier

William 'Bill' Charles Poirrier

Born: 05/08/1934

Passed on: 30/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and uncle, Willam Charles Poirrier on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014 at The Cove Guest Home, surrounded by his loving family. He was a longtime resident of Whitney Pier. Born in Sydney on Aug. 5, 1934, Bill was the son of the late...

Candy Estelle (Daisley) Fraser

Candy Estelle (Daisley) Fraser

Born In: Inverness, Canada
Born: 21/02/1971

Passed in: Dingwall, Canada
Passed on: 31/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Candy on Dec. 31, 2014, at Buchanan Memorial Hospital, Neil’s Harbour, surrounded by her loving family and friends. Born Feb. 21, 1971 in Inverness, Candy was the daughter of Connie Moore (Sonny Walker) of Inverness and the late Douglas Daisley (Yvonne Daisley) of South Harbour. Candy...

William 'Bill' Poirrier

William 'Bill' Poirrier

Passed on: 30/12/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we share with relatives and friends the death of our father, William ‘Bill’ Charles Poirrier, who passed away peacefully on Dec. 30, 2014, at The Cove Guest Home, surrounded by his loving family. By Bill’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be a visitation and memorial service at a later date, which...

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