435 announcements for R.H. Porter Funeral Home

Lee Dartt

Lee Dartt

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 02/03/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

TRENTON – Alvin “Lee” Dartt Jr., age 68, resident of Trenton, Nova Scotia. It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Lee on March 2, 2015 with his family at his side. He was born in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia on October 15, 1946 and was the son of the late Alvin Lee and Arabelle (Fitzgerald) Dartt, Sr. He was a...

Walter Patterson

Walter Patterson

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 25/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Alexander Walter “Wattie” Patterson, 79, of Marsh St., on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in the Aberdeen Hospital of a massive stroke. He was a son of the late Walter and Margaret (Kelly) Patterson. Walter had a keen interest in history and amazed many with his vivid...

Jessie Dort

Jessie Dort

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Trenton - Jessie Leona Dort, age 81, of Porter St., Trenton, passed away Thursday, February 19, 2015 in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Guysborough County, she was a daughter of the late Roland and Bessie (Ryter) George. She worked in the fish plant in Canso and later McRae’s Restaurant. She loved music and doing puzzles and fishing with her...

Martha Lee Burchell

Martha Lee Burchell

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 17/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW - Martha Lee Burchell, age 99, died on Feb. 17, 2015 at the Aberdeen Hospital following a brief illness. Born in New Glasgow, she was a daughter of the late William W. and Jessie (MacFarlane) Fraser. She was a registered nurse, having graduated from the City of Sydney Hospital and was a life member of the Sydney City Hospital...

Shirley Callaghan

Shirley Callaghan

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 13/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – Shirley Anne Callaghan, age 80, of New Glasgow, passed away Friday, February 13, 2015 in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Pictou, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Doris (MacDonald) Dee. She was a long time employee of Kmart. She was a member of the First United Church, choir, UCW and was a CGIT leader. She was a member...

Ross Hayden

Ross Hayden

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 09/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

PICTOU LANDING – Ross Henry Hayden, age 90, of Pictou Landing, passed away Monday, February 9, 2015 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Woodburn, he was a son of the late James and Pearl (Russell) Hayden. He was a retired school bus driver having previously worked for C.P. Smith Company Ltd. and Trenton Works. He was affiliated...

Ethel Fraser

Ethel Fraser

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 06/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – Ethel Elizabeth (Otter) Fraser, born Feb. 1, 1918 passed away peacefully at the Aberdeen Hospital on Feb. 6, 2015 following a brief illness. Ethel was born in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, and was a daughter of the late Alexander (Sandy) F. and Minnie B. (Graham) Otter. Ethel could be found at her cottage in Chance Harbour that...

Anne Hobin

Anne Hobin

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 02/02/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – Anne Frances “Annie” Hobin, age 82, of the Glen Haven Manor, formerly of Fraser St., New Glasgow, passed away Monday, February 2, 2015 in the Manor. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Richard “Brother” and Mary (Meagher) Hobin. She was a member of Saint John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church and former...

Douglas Fraser

Douglas Fraser

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 27/01/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

TRENTON – R. Douglas Fraser. It is with great sorrow we announce the sudden passing of our dear brother Doug Fraser, of Brook Street, Trenton, at the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, NS on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. Doug was born in New Glasgow, NS on October 14, 1947 to the late Ranald Fraser and the late Theresa K. (MacGillivray) Fraser of...

Mary Dickson

Mary Dickson

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Published in the New Glasgow News.

­TRENTON – The death of Mary Georgina Dickson, age 86, occurred Monday, January 26, 2015. She was the youngest of three girls born to the late Gilbert and Margaret “Maggie” (O’Callaghan) Saunders. She was a resident of Stellarton until her marriage to the late Bob Dickson who built their home in Trenton. Mary was a graduate of the...

Fleur Mainville

Fleur Mainville

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 21/01/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a wonderful daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother, aunt, and much-loved musician, Fleur Mainville on January 21, 2015 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, N.S. Fleur was more than a friend to many people, especially in Pictou County. Everyone she met instantly felt they were her...

Donna MacIvor

Donna MacIvor

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/01/2015

Published in the New Glasgow News.

­NEW GLASGOW – Donna Marie MacIvor, age 73. It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Donna on January 11, 2015 with her family at her side. She was born in New Glasgow on December 31, 1941. Donna was a loving wife to her husband and best friend Jim MacIvor of 51 wonderful and memory filled years. Donna dedicated...

Catherine "John" Nowlan

Catherine "John" Nowlan

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

HALIFAX/TRENTON – Catherine V. “John” Nowlan, age 91, of Halifax and formerly of Trenton, N.S. It is with great sadness I announce the passing of my mother, grandmother, great-grandmother on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Northwood Manor, Halifax. Born in Antigonish on December 23, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Colin D. and Bessie...

Mary P. "Pert" MacMillan

Mary P. "Pert" MacMillan

Born In: Prince Edward Island, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – Mary Pyrtle “Pert” MacMillan, 87, passed away peacefully at Glen Haven Manor on Monday, December 29, where she had resided for the past 10 years. Previously she had lived at 28 William Street, New Glasgow where she raised her family. She was a daughter of the late Austin and Lucy (Murphy) Noonan, of Cape Traverse, Prince...

Bill Gillespie

Bill Gillespie

Born In: Prince Edward Island, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – My brother, Bill Gillespie, died Monday, December 29, after a difficult battle with cancer. Bill was the middle child of five and the only boy. In his early years, Billy struggled to find a balance between his tough guy exterior and his inner softie. He found that balance with Paula, his wife of 26 years. Bill was Paula’s...

Joan MacNeil

Joan MacNeil

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 24/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Joan Marie MacNeil, age 69, of New Glasgow, passed away, Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at home. Born in New Glasgow, she was a daughter of the late John and Jean (Miller) Darroch. She was employed at the Tara Motel for 39 years. Her life revolved around her family. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She is...

Isabelle MacNeil

Isabelle MacNeil

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 16/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

LITTLE HARBOUR – Mary Isabelle (MacLeod) MacNeil, in her 91st year, passed peacefully at the Maritime Odd Fellows Home in Pictou, Nova Scotia on Tuesday, December 15, 2014, with her youngest daughter by her side. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert R. (Bobber) MacNeil; her parents, Frederick and Edith MacLeod; her brothers-in-law...

Mildred MacDonald

Mildred MacDonald

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 13/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW - S. Mildred “Mill” MacDonald, Dec. 1, 1909 – Dec. 13, 2014. Mildred MacDonald, age 105, passed away peacefully Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Glen Haven Manor with family by her side. She was the last surviving member of her family and was predeceased by her husband, Bernie MacDonald and infant daughter, Mary Mildred. She is...

James "Jim" Callaghan

James "Jim" Callaghan

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 13/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW - James Michael “Jim” Callaghan, age 78, of New Glasgow, passed away Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Aberdeen Hospital. Born May 10, 1936, Jim was a son of the late Elizabeth (Kiley) and James Callaghan. Jim grew up in New Glasgow and attended St. John’s Academy where he was a member of the 1950 provincial championship...

Gary MacKean

Gary MacKean

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 08/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Little Harbour - Gary Alan MacKean, age 63, of Little Harbour, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his family at the Aberdeen Hospital on December 8, 2014. Gary was born April 25, 1951, to parents Henry Francis MacKean and Gloria Leatrice (Bonvie) MacKean, both deceased. He enjoyed his 40 year career at Scott Paper, retiring in 2009....

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