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Ida Dusconi

Ida Dusconi

Born In: Italy

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 24/03/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow – Ida Dusconi, age 91 of 572 Trenton Road, New Glasgow passed away March 24, 2017, in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Rome, Italy, she was a daughter of the late Maria and Gualtiero Sette. She is survived by her daughter, Rita (Fred) Fraser, Millbrook; two sons, Bruno (Janice) Dusconi, Trenton; Carlo (Sandra) Dusconi, Salmon Arm,...

Joanne Kilcup

Joanne Kilcup

Born In: Ontario, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 18/03/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

LITTLE HARBOUR - Brenda Joanne (Neale) Kilcup, of Little Harbour, Pictou County, passed away with her family by her side after a short battle with cancer on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Joanne was born in St. Catharines, Ontario, to the late Fred and Brenda (Goodwill) Neale. She resided in Thorold, Ontario until meeting her husband Bob, moving...

Laurence McChesney

Laurence McChesney

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Ontario, Canada
Passed on: 05/03/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Ottawa/New Glasgow - Laurence Raymond McChesney, formerly of New Glasgow, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on March 5th, 2017. Laurence was diagnosed with ALS in November. Born in New Glasgow, NS, December 11th, 1950, he was the youngest son of Laurence “Lolly” and Lydia (Dunbar) McChesney. Laurence grew up in...

Betty Goble

Betty Goble

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/03/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow – Betty Goble, age 91, of New Glasgow, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Born in Western Shore, NS, she was a daughter of the late William and Vera (Young) Sawler. She was a graduate of Mount Allison University with a Certificate in Applied Arts. She worked as an Occupational Therapist with Veterans at Camp Hill...

Roy Rogers

Roy Rogers

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 10/03/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Trenton - Roy Louis Rogers, age 66, of Trenton, passed away Friday, March 10, 2017. Born in Kentville, he was a son of the late George and Beatrice (Moore) Rogers. He worked at the Punch and Shears at Trenton Works. Roy loved to go to Black Brook with his friends to hunt, have a few beers, and play horseshoes. His favourite place was his barn,...

Beth Ferguson

Beth Ferguson

Born In: New Brunswick, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/02/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow –Elizabeth Ann “Beth” Ferguson, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 26, 2017. She was not just our Mother, she was Mother to many and we shared her happily (well, most of the time). Countless peanut butter sandwiches, raucous games of Spoons, Canasta, the odd party in her absence (!) and years of sound truths later, she...

Mary Pace

Mary Pace

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 25/02/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

TRENTON - Mary Elizabeth (Chisholm) Pace. Mary Pace, age 96 years, passed away at Glen Haven Manor on Saturday, February 25, 2017. Born July 20, 1920 in Antigonish, she was a daughter of the late Malcolm Ross and Catherine (Cockerhill) (Ross) MacKenzie, of Barney's River. Prior to moving to Glen Haven Manor in 2009, Mary lived in Riverton...

Ruby (Ward) Schurman

Ruby (Ward) Schurman

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Maryland, United States
Passed on: 04/02/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Maryland – Ruby Schurman. On February 4, 2017, the spirit of Ruby Sarah Schurman (age 88) began its journey back to her beloved Nova Scotia. Ruby Ward was born in Trenton, Nova Scotia on September 16, 1928, and grew up on a small farm in the area. In 1952 she married her airplane pilot boyfriend Walter Schurman and settled down to raise a...

Lila  Sutherland

Lila Sutherland

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Lila Catherine Sutherland, passed away peacefully Monday, February 6, 2017, at the age of 92 at the Aberdeen Hospital, surrounded by her girls. Funeral service Friday, 2 pm in Trinity United Church, New Glasgow, with Rev. Donna Tourneur officiating. Family flowers only please. Donations in her memory may be made to...

Lila Sutherland

Lila Sutherland

Born In: Ontario, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 06/02/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Lila Catherine Sutherland, passed away peacefully Monday, February 6, 2017, at the age of 92 at the Aberdeen Hospital, surrounded by her girls. Born in Ashworth, Ontario on December 19, 1924, she was a daughter of the late David and Nancy (Clarey) O’Riley. Lila graduated as a RN from Orillia Soldiers Memorial, Orillia, Ontario...

Rachael Harquail

Rachael Harquail

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 30/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Rachael Emily Harquail, passed away peacefully Monday, January 30, 2017 at the Aberdeen Hospital surrounded by her children. Born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, she was a daughter of the late Alexander “Alec” and Jennie (MacPhee) MacSween. She was a graduate of Glace Bay General School of Nursing ‘52 and Post-Graduate OR at...

Ruth Cameron

Ruth Cameron

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Ruth Hillier Cameron, December 14, 1929 - January 29, 2017. Ruth Hillier Cameron, 87, passed away peacefully at the Valley View Villa, Riverton, Nova Scotia, on January 29, 2017. Born in North Sydney, Nova Scotia, she was a daughter of the late George Hillier and Elizabeth (Kendall) Hillier. In her early adult years, Ruth was...

Henry Richard

Henry Richard

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Egerton - Henry Vicmore Richard, age 78, of Egerton, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2017 in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in New Glasgow, he lived his entire life in Egerton and he was a son of the late Edward and Eva (Murphy) Richard. He was a former employee of Williams Saw Mill, Barney’s River. He was a...

Peter Green

Peter Green

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 15/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - George Peter Green, 1926-2017. Peter Green, 90, passed away at home on Sunday, January 15, 2017. Born and raised in New Glasgow, he was the son of John William Green and Alice (Fraser) Green. He is survived by and leaves to mourn, his wife and best friend of 25 years, Darlene (Abbass) Green, his daughter, Susan (Clarke...

Helen Comeau

Helen Comeau

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 15/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow – Helen Ann (Ripoli) Comeau, formerly of New Glasgow passed away January 15, 2017 at Ivey’s Terrace Nursing Home in Trenton. Born September 22, 1922 in Halifax, she was the daughter of Michael and Hazel Ripoli. In earlier years, she helped her husband Bev start and operate the automobile dealership Anchor Motors. She...

Ann MacGregor-Strum

Ann MacGregor-Strum

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 08/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Halifax/Chance Harbour - Ann Werder MacGregor-Strum. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ann MacGregor-Strum of Halifax and Chance Harbour on January 8, 2017 in the Halifax Infirmary. Ann was born December 12, 1950 in New Glasgow. She was the daughter of the late John H. MacGregor and Marguerite (Werder, MacGregor)...

John W. Fraser

John W. Fraser

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

TRENTON - John William Fraser, age 93, of the Northumberland Veterans Unit and formerly of Trenton, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017 in the Veterans Unit. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late John R. and Mabel (Hoeg) Fraser. John worked at TrentonWorks until he was called up under the National Resources Mobilization Act. He...

Ann MacGregor-Strum

Ann MacGregor-Strum

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 08/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Halifax/Chance Harbour - Ann Werder MacGregor-Strum. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ann MacGregor-Strum of Halifax and Chance Harbour on January 8, 2017 in the Halifax Infirmary. Ann was born December 12, 1950 in New Glasgow. She was the daughter of the late John H. MacGregor and Marguerite (Werder, MacGregor)...

Frank Cullen

Frank Cullen

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Frank William Cullen, P.Eng., 80, passed away at Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, N.S., Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Frank was a graduate of New Glasgow High School and the former Technical University of Nova Scotia. His successful career took him to many places worldwide, working for many years in Chicago, Ill., shorter periods...

Aileen Proudfoot

Aileen Proudfoot

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 08/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - G. Aileen (Seaman) Proudfoot, age 90, of Parkland Truro, formerly of New Glasgow, passed away peacefully January 8, 2017 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born August 11, 1926, in Mansfield, Cumberland County she was a daughter of the late Merton and Helen (Mattinson) Seaman. Aileen was a fiercely independent woman,...

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