330 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

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...

Kenneth 'Ken' Carson LeBlanc

Kenneth 'Ken' Carson LeBlanc

Passed on: 30/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Kenneth Carson LeBlanc, 63, on Saturday, Apr. 30, 2016 in North Sydney. Born in Sydney Mines, Ken was the son of the late Clarence and Elizabeth (Todd) LeBlanc. Ken had a passion for the water. He loved fishing, boating and this may have all stemmed from his working days as...

Doris Marie  Neville

Doris Marie Neville

Born In: Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Sydney, Canada
Passed on: 28/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Doris Marie Neville, 71, announce her passing on Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a lengthy illness. Born in Windsor N.S., Doris was the first child of the late Maurice and Doris (Page) Neville. Doris lived out of province most of her life and later...

Mark George  Ferris

Mark George Ferris

Born: 17/12/1954

Passed in: Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
Passed on: 20/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we regret to announce the unexpected passing of our father, brother, and dear friend, Mark George Ferris Sr., 61, on Wednesday, Apr. 20, 2016 in Fernie, B.C., surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, N.S. on Dec. 17, 1954, Mark was raised in a large, loving Lebanese family. He also had an extended family in...

John 'Jack' Nicholas Snow

John 'Jack' Nicholas Snow

Passed on: 30/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John ‘Jack’ Nicholas Snow, 76, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Memorial service in honour of Jack Snow will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, All Faith Chapel, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 2 p.m. with Fr. Norman MacPhee...

Eleazor Kirton

Eleazor Kirton

Passed on: 20/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, brother and grandfather, Eleazor Kirton, 68, on Wednesday, Apr. 20, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born on July 28, 1947 in Sydney, Eleazor was the son of the late Harold and Annabell (Gero) Kirton. In his...

Edith Theresa  Healey

Edith Theresa Healey

Passed on: 14/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Edith Theresa Healey, 86, regret to announce her death on Thursday, Apr. 14, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Edith was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Hawco) Healey of Whitney Pier. Edith was a nursing graduate of St. Joseph’s Hospital, Glace Bay. She spent her career nursing...

John  Huk

John Huk

Passed on: 10/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John Huk, 85 of Whitney Pier passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at home, surrounded by his family. John was a lifelong resident of Whitney Pier, and member of Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church. John was employed with the Department of Community Services for 32 years. Following his retirement he was able to enjoy his many favourite...

Kenneth 'Kenny' Trent  Mayers

Kenneth 'Kenny' Trent Mayers

Passed in: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Passed on: 28/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the passing of Kenneth Trent Mayers, 43, on Monday, Mar. 28, 2016 in Edmonton, Alta. Born in Sydney, Kenny was the son of Margaret Ross and the late James ‘Butch’ Mayers. Kenny was a hard working family man. His work took him away to provide for his family in Alberta however, his heart was here every day in...

Karen Ann  LeDrew

Karen Ann LeDrew

Passed on: 20/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

"Lord, you said that once I decided to follow you, we would walk side by side through life, but when I needed you the most‎, I saw only one set of footprints in the sand. The Lord replied, "I love you and would never leave you. During your times of trial and suffering, when you see only one set of footprints, it was then that I carried you."...

Rita Frances Hareguy

Rita Frances Hareguy

Passed on: 18/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our mother, Rita Hareguy on Friday, Mar. 18, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Cambridge, Mass, USA, Rita was the daughter of the late Edward and Margaret (Whalen) Carew. She was the last member of her immediate family. Rita lived her whole life in Whitney Pier....

Hughie Joseph  MacDonald

Hughie Joseph MacDonald

Born: 12/11/1942

Passed on: 11/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On Friday, March 11, 2016, God called our home to say he needed a hardworking man to help him out in Heaven; Hughie answered God's call. Hughie Joseph MacDonald, better known to everyone as “Big Hughie” was born on Nov. 12, 1942 in Meat Cove, N.S. He was the youngest child of John and Christine (Fraser) MacDonald. He was raised from a...

Caroline 'Carrie' Elizabeth Thorne

Caroline 'Carrie' Elizabeth Thorne

Born: 10/12/1922

Passed on: 12/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Caroline ‘Carrie’ Elizabeth Thorne, 93, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on March 12, 2016 with her loving family at her side. Born in St. John’s, N.L., on Dec. 10, 1922, Carrie was the eldest child of the...

John Edward 'Eddie' Blanchard

John Edward 'Eddie' Blanchard

Passed on: 05/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Eddie Blanchard, 84, on Saturday, March 5, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Sydney, Eddie was the son of the late Bill and Katie (MacNeil) Blanchard. Eddie lived a simple life. He worked at Sydney Steel, coke ovens until his retirement...

Joseph ‘Joe’ Anthony Dziubek

Joseph ‘Joe’ Anthony Dziubek

Born: 17/03/1939

Passed on: 19/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the passing of Joseph Anthony Dziubek on Friday Feb. 19, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Whitney Pier on March 17, 1939, Joe was the son of the late Stephen and Anne (Yokubowski) Dziubek. Joe spent all of his life in Whitney Pier and was very proud of...

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