427 announcements for R.H. Porter Funeral Home

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....

Raymond Tucker

Raymond Tucker

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 06/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

LITTLE HARBOUR - Raymond Harvey Tucker, age 91, of Little Harbour, passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014, in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Stellarton, he was a son of the late William and Anne (Hynes) Tucker. He worked as a carpenter at the former Hawker Siddeley, retiring in 1988. A veteran of the Second World War, he served in...

Harold Hussey

Harold Hussey

Born In: Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 06/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – Harold Hussey. It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of our father, Harold Maxwell Hussey, on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the age of 83. He was a son of the late George and Martha (Hanes) Hussey. He was a veteran of the Korean War with 2 tours of duty and remained in the army for 27 years. He then worked for...

Marie Long

Marie Long

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 03/12/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

­TRENTON – Marie Elizabeth Long (nee Duff), 71, of Trenton, passed away peacefully in the Palliative Care Unit of the PCHA with her family by her side. Born in New Glasgow, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Isabelle (Currie) Duff (Stellarton). Marie was loved and will be sadly missed by her three children: Fred and spouse Debra,...

Barbara Boyd

Barbara Boyd

Born In: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 21/11/2014

Published in the Yarmouth Vanguard.

Boyd, Barbara Ruth, age 84, of Yarmouth, passed away Friday, November 21, 2014 in the Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow. Born in Yarmouth, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Florence (Butters) MacConnell. She was a former employee of Thistle Knit Wear, Boutilier Prosser Ltd. and Women’s Up to Date Shop. She was a member of Beacon...

Marie Marshall

Marie Marshall

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/11/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

CHANCE HARBOUR ROAD – Marie Elizabeth Marshall, age 72, of Chance Harbour Road, passed away Wednesday, November 26, 2014 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late James and Jean Marie (Boutilier) Brooks. She attended the VON Seniors Day Care. She was a member of the Bluenose Curling Club and a...

Mary Robertson

Mary Robertson

Born In: Alberta, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 22/11/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW – Mary Marguerite Robertson, age 93, passed away peacefully with her daughter by her side on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at the Odd Fellows Home in Pictou, Nova Scotia. Mom was born in Stavely, Alberta on March 10, 1921. As a young child, she moved to Liverpool and then to Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, where she lived with her parents...

Robert "Bob" Polley

Robert "Bob" Polley

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 22/11/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Trenton - Robert “Bob” Polley. It is with great sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of Robert “Bob” Polley, with his wife and sons by his side. “Do not give me flowers when I have gone away, for I have left a part of me, that is with you every day. Enjoy the life you are living and I will be happy too. For all I have...

Annette Hayne

Annette Hayne

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/11/2014

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Trenton - Annette Yvonne Hayne, of 5 George St., Trenton, passed away suddenly at home on November 19, 2014. She was born in New Glasgow on October 21, 1938. She is survived by daughters, Shelly; Edith (John); Heather (Mike); Holly; Mandy (Steven); special grandson, Bradley. She is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren;...

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