469 announcements for Pier Community Funeral Home

Roderick ‘Benny’ Joseph  MacNeil

Roderick ‘Benny’ Joseph MacNeil

Born: 09/02/1950

Passed on: 21/10/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved brother, uncle and friend, Roddie MacNeil on Friday, October 21, 2016, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a brief illness. Born on February 9, 1950 in Sydney, Roddie was the son of the late Benedict ‘Benny’ and Mary (MacKenzie) MacNeil. Family was everything...

DOUG JAMES SNOW

DOUG JAMES SNOW

Born: 18/09/1935

Passed on: 19/10/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts, we regret to announce the passing of Doug James Snow on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 at the Glace Bay Healthcare, Glace Bay, surrounded by his family. Born on Sept. 18, 1935 in Sydney, Doug was the son of the late Patrick and Mary Alice (Sullivan) Snow. Doug worked as a maintenance employee for Breton Bay Nursing Home for 25...

Douglas 'Doug' John Chapman

Douglas 'Doug' John Chapman

Born In: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Born: 22/04/1946

Passed in: Sydney, Canada
Passed on: 29/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts, we are sad to announce the sudden passing of Douglas ‘Doug’ John Chapman on Thursday, September 29, 2016, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a brief illness. Born on April 22, 1946 in Toronto, Ont., Doug was the son of the late Albert and Joan (Mansbridge) Chapman. Everyone who met Doug was instantly drawn to...

Bernie Fraser

Bernie Fraser

Passed on: 29/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our father, grandfather, brother, uncle, Bernie Fraser, 87, who passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 at the Harbourstone Enhanced Care Facility, Sydney River, surrounded by his family. Born in Meat Cove, Bernie was the son of the late Hugh Simon and Beatrice (MacEachern)...

Vince MacPherson

Vince MacPherson

Passed on: 29/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Vince MacPherson, age 79, died on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 at the An Cala palliative care unit, Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Vince was the husband of 54 years to Shirley and son of the late Joe and Myrtle MacPherson. Vince grew up in River Ryan and like so many others moved to Ontario to seek employment. After retirement, he made his...

TONY GALLAGHER

TONY GALLAGHER

Passed on: 15/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family, regret the passing of our brother, Tony Gallagher, 78, on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney, after a yearlong battle with cancer. Born in Sydney, Tony was the son of the late Anthony and Lois (Condon) Gallagher. Tony was a graduate of St. F.X. University and taught in Whitney Pier schools...

Joseph  KOLESZAR

Joseph KOLESZAR

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Joseph Koleszar, 76, on Saturday, September 10, 2016, at home, surrounded by his family. Born in Budapest, Hungary, Joe was the son of the late Steve and Yatsna Koleszar. Joe was a member of Holy Redeemer parish, Whitney Pier. He was a loving and devoted husband and father, who dedicated...

Michael "Mick" Matthew Penney

Michael "Mick" Matthew Penney

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Michael ‘Mick’ Penney, 83, on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate the life of Michael ‘Mick’ Penney will be held at the Pier Community Funeral Home, Whitney Pier, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on...

Moses Edward Walcott

Moses Edward Walcott

Passed on: 20/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness we announce the passing of Moses Edward Walcott, 86, on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by family and friend. Born in Sydney, Moses was the son of the late Laurena Best and Bree Walcott. Moses enjoyed life and good company of other people. He will be remembered by family and friends...

George Hudson

George Hudson

Passed on: 17/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we, the family, announce the passing of George C. Hudson on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016 at home. Born and raised in Sydney, George was the son of the late Cliff and Helen Hudson. George was a private man. He worked at CNR until retirement. George is survived by his children, Debbie Roston (Danny), Glenn (Melinda) and Jason...

Catherine Miller

Catherine Miller

Born: 27/08/1979

Passed on: 20/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, Catherine ‘Cathy’ Ann (Robinson) Miller, age 36, on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, surrounded by family and friends after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Whitney Pier, August 27, 1979, where she resided and...

Joseph WORRELL

Joseph WORRELL

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and dear friend, Joseph ‘Joe’ Worrell, at the age of 76. Born in Sydney, Joe was the son of the late Helena Allyene and was raised by his God-Parents, Julian and Elfreda Worrell. Joe is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lucy...

DOLORES LACEY

DOLORES LACEY

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Dolores ‘Toots’ Catherine Lacey, age 76, on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Palliative Care unit, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Toots was a daughter of the late Walter and Sophie Maziarz. Besides her parents, Toots was predeceased by her husband of...

DORIS MARIE NEVILLE

DORIS MARIE NEVILLE

Passed on: 28/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Doris Marie Neville passed away on Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Memorial service in honour of Doris Neville will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, All Faith Chapel, Whitney Pier, on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, at 11 a.m. with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Light refreshments will be served in the...

ANNE PLANT

ANNE PLANT

Passed on: 22/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Anne Plant passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Memorial service in honour of Anne Plant will be held at St. Ann’s Bay United Church, River Bennett, on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Hazel-Jane Morris officiating. Following the service, interment will take place in...

Margaret Hickey

Margaret Hickey

Born: 01/01/1930

Passed on: 09/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our mother, Margaret Marie Hickey on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Born on January 1, 1930 in Sydney, Margaret was the daughter of the late Dave and Margaret (Hayes) Piercey of Whitney Pier. She was the last surviving...

Chad Edward  Walsh

Chad Edward Walsh

Passed in: Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada
Passed on: 30/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Chad Walsh, age 37, of Wetaskiwin, Alta. passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 30, 2016. Chad’s passion in life was his family and friends. He was a lover of the Beatles and will be missed by all who knew him. Chad is survived by his mother, Colleen Wood; father, Neil (Brenda) Walsh; sister, Ashalee; brothers, Christopher and Justin...

Adelaide Patricia 'Nan'  MacDonald

Adelaide Patricia 'Nan' MacDonald

Passed on: 06/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Patricia MacDonald, age 77, after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney, Patricia was the daughter of the late Patrick and Agnes (Courage) Axworthy. Patricia was...

Reginald 'Reg'  Axworthy

Reginald 'Reg' Axworthy

Passed on: 28/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We are sad to announce the passing of our beloved son, brother, uncle and friend, Reginald ‘Reg’ Axworthy, on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at home. Born in Halifax, Reg was the son of Gladys (Madower) and the late John ‘Gunner’ Henry Axworthy. Reg was a hard worker for he was an appliance repairman for many years. He loved the outdoors...

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...

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