468 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

Agnes 'Aggie' Stephenson

Agnes 'Aggie' Stephenson

Born: 11/01/1930

Passed on: 14/08/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heartfelt sadness we announce the death of our sister, Ciocia (Aunt), and friend, Agnes ‘Aggie’ Stephenson on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Cove Guest Home, Sydney. Aggie was the daughter of the late Stefan and Maria (Bedryj) Wroblewski. She was born on January 11, 1930 in Whitney Pier where she lived and worked for many years until...

Dorothy 'Babe' Lillian (Crombie) Roberts

Dorothy 'Babe' Lillian (Crombie) Roberts

Born: 27/07/1935

Passed on: 15/08/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Dorothy ‘Babe’ Lillian (Crombie) Roberts on August 15, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a long illness. Born in New Waterford on July 27, 1935, Dorothy was the daughter of the late Alex and Marcella Crombie. She spent many years living in Barrie and...

Mary Elizabeth Melnick

Mary Elizabeth Melnick

Born: 27/09/1922

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

“God’s Finger touched her and then she slept” It is with the greatest of sadness, the family of Mary Elizabeth Melnick (nee Squires) wish to advise of her death after a long and fulfilling life of almost 96 years. Mary, the eldest of 14 children was born on September 27, 1922 in St. John’s Nfld. to the late Mary and John (Jack)...

Shawn Lois (Lawrence) Dilney

Shawn Lois (Lawrence) Dilney

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Shawn Lois (Lawrence) Dilney, age 60, on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born and raised in Sydney, Shawn worked at the Whitney Pier Daycare for over 30 years as a cook and early childhood educator. Dedicating...

Bertha Mary ‘MacIsaac’ Farrell

Bertha Mary ‘MacIsaac’ Farrell

Passed on: 02/08/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Bertha Mary Farrell on Thursday, August 2, 2018, at the R. C. MacGillivray Guest Home in Sydney. Born in Baddeck on March 10, 1927, Bertha was the daughter of the late Mary MacKenzie and the chosen daughter of the late Roderick and Mary (MacDonald) MacIsaac. Bertha was...

Florence Elaine MacDonald

Florence Elaine MacDonald

Passed on: 01/08/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of our mom, Florence Elaine MacDonald, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Her faith in God, strong will to live and prayers from loved ones helped her through her struggle. She passed on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital...

Gordon ‘Gordie’ Alexander MacKILLOP

Gordon ‘Gordie’ Alexander MacKILLOP

Passed on: 10/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Gordie’s story began on May 2, 1969 and his final page was written on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in Fort McMurray, Alberta. Anyone that has ever had the pleasure of meeting Gordie will remember the big smile he always had on his face. He was a unique soul who could befriend any person he ever met. Gordie’s charisma, big heart and laugh will live...

John Keith Baldwin

John Keith Baldwin

Passed on: 23/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family, regret to announce the passing of John Keith Baldwin on Monday, July 23, 2018 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney on March 3, 1957, Keith was the son of the late John David and Eileen (Mizzi) Baldwin. Keith was a gifted tattoo artist and painter. His murals are well known in...

Lyda 'Ma' Young

Lyda 'Ma' Young

Passed on: 19/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, we announce the passing of Lyda ‘Ma’ Young, age 64, on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Lyda was the daughter of the late Hugh and Fredricka (Keesen) Phillips. Lyda enjoyed going to the lake, spending time with Carley and her long...

Glenn Anthony Chiasson

Glenn Anthony Chiasson

Passed on: 16/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family announce the sudden passing of Glenn Anthony Chiasson, age 60, on Monday, July 16, 2018 at the summer bungalow in Boisdale. Born in Sydney, Glenn was the son of Gordon ‘Bud’ Chiasson and the late Ethel (MacDonald) Chiasson of Coxheath. Besides his father, Glenn is survived by sisters, Linda (Malcolm)...

JoAnne Millicent Chapman

JoAnne Millicent Chapman

Born In: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 15/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we the family are sadly announcing the passing of JoAnne Millicent Chapman, 57, passed peacefully on July 15, 2018 in the ICU at the Victoria General Hospital in Halifax. Born in Amherst, JoAnne was the daughter of Patricia Chapman and the late Kenneth Graham Chapman. JoAnne is survived by the love of her life,...

Annie May MacDonald

Annie May MacDonald

Born: 27/04/1929

Passed on: 12/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family of Annie May MacDonald, announce her passing on Wednesday, July 12, 2018 at home with her loving family at her side. Born on April 27, 1929 in Grand Mira South, Annie was the youngest daughter of the late Archie Lauchie and Mary Louise Gillis. Mother was a teacher in various counties of Cape Breton...

Patricia ‘Patsy’ Ann (Phillips) Moss

Patricia ‘Patsy’ Ann (Phillips) Moss

Passed on: 10/07/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Patricia Ann Moss on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Patsy was the daughter of the late Hugh and Fredricka (Keesen) Phillips of East Broadway, Sydney. Patsy loved camping. She was a straight shooter and never hid what was on...

Murdock Joseph  Whalen

Murdock Joseph Whalen

Passed on: 26/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sorrow that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of Murdock Joseph Whalen, age 58, on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with his loving family at his side. Born on July 7, 1959, Murdock was the son of Theresa Ann (Duffney) and the late James Matthew Whalen. Murdock was an avid...

Mary Louise (Gaetan) Orychock

Mary Louise (Gaetan) Orychock

Passed on: 26/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Louise (Gaetan) Orychock, age 90, passed away on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Dominion, Mary lived most of her life in Whitney Pier. She was a member of St. Mary’s Polish parish and the Alter Society. Mary was a devoted wife and mother. She was a hard worker and very proud of her Italian...

Mary Marie Muise

Mary Marie Muise

Passed on: 22/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Mary Marie (Jacobs) Muise, age 86, regret to announce her passing on Thursday, June 22, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit, Sydney. Born on August 30, 1931 in Sydney, Marie was the daughter of the late Matthew and Leavina (Newell) Jacobs. Marie will now meet up with her best friend, Alfreda...

Claire Elizabeth  Jones

Claire Elizabeth Jones

Passed on: 19/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sorrow that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of Claire Elizabeth MacLean-Jones, age 71, on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Sydney, with her loving family at her side. Affectionately known as ‘Miss Miller’ Claire was a lifelong resident of Whitney Pier. Born on...

Glenn Thomas CONWAY

Glenn Thomas CONWAY

Passed on: 17/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It’s been said that “a tree with strong roots laughs at storms”, and I believe this wholeheartedly. When my Father was given the news of his diagnoses (terminal pancreatic cancer with a timeline of four months) he told me he wasn’t afraid to die. That he had lived a good life. That he thought he’d done a pretty good job of being a...

Dennis Peter Leon

Dennis Peter Leon

Passed on: 19/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family of Dennis Peter Leon, announce his passing on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after suffering a stroke. Born on May 1, 1941, Dennis was the son of the late Joseph and Fanny Leon. Dennis is survived by his sons, Ricky, Tony, Lloyd and a daughter; sister, Charlotte...

Theresa Remona (Farrell) Kehoe

Theresa Remona (Farrell) Kehoe

Passed on: 08/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing our mother, Theresa Remona (Farrell) Kehoe of Whitney Pier on Friday, June 8, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born on September 24, 1932 in Sydney, Theresa was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (MacDonald) Farrell. Mom was a...

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