649 announcements for R.H. Porter Funeral Home

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,...

Michael "Mickey" Grant

Michael "Mickey" Grant

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 02/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Michael Bernard “Mickey” Grant, age 71, of New Glasgow, passed away Monday, January 2, 2017 at home. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Timothy and Helen (Mason) Grant. He was a member of Boiler Makers Union Local 73. He is survived by his wife, Shirley (Baker); daughter, Lorna; son, Kevin; the joy of his...

Ardella MacPhee

Ardella MacPhee

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 03/01/2017

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Florence Ardella MacPhee, age 81, of New Glasgow, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017 in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Saint Francis Harbour, she was a daughter of the late James William Roy and Lydia Lois (MacPherson) Grant. She retired from Fraser and Hoyt after 15 years. She was a member of Trinity United Church where she...

C.E. "Jackie" Dorrington

C.E. "Jackie" Dorrington

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 23/12/2016

Published in the New Glasgow News.

NEW GLASGOW - Charles Edward “Jackie” Dorrington, age 69, of New Glasgow, passed away Friday, December 23, 2016 in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Oxford, he was a son of the late Charles Edward “Don” and Kathleen Elizabeth (Bowles) Dorrington. He grew up in New Glasgow, lived in Toronto for many years before returning to New Glasgow....

Thomas Izzard

Thomas Izzard

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 21/12/2016

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Thomas H. (Jackson) Izzard, age 72, of New Glasgow, passed away Wednesday, December 21, 2016 in Barrie, Ontario. Born in New Glasgow on October 24, 1944, he was a son of the late Carrie Jackson and James Izzard Sr. He is survived by sisters: Annabelle, Ida (Neil), Carolyn (Carl), Toronto; Barbara (David), New Glasgow; brother,...

Catherine  MacEachern

Catherine MacEachern

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/12/2016

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Pictou Landing - Catherine Alice “Cathy” MacEachern, age 62, of Pictou Landing, passed away Monday, December 19, 2016 in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in New Glasgow, she was a daughter of the late Jack and Eileen (Koszkulics) Bowles. She made crafts and worked at various craft stores. She enjoyed playing, singing and listening to...

Patricia Josey

Patricia Josey

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 10/12/2016

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow - Patricia Ann Josey, age 60, of New Glasgow, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2016, in the Aberdeen Hospital. She was a daughter of the late Donald Sterling and Martha (MacDonald) Josey. She was former employee of Tilden Rental Car at the Sydney Airport; Lawtons Drugs and White’s Custom Cresting in New Glasgow. She was an...

Joseph  MacKinnon

Joseph MacKinnon

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 10/12/2016

Published in the New Glasgow News.

TRENTON - Joseph Alexander MacKinnon, age 64, of Trenton, passed away Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at home. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late William and Christine (MacDonald) MacKinnon. He was retired from NSLC. He was a member of the former Christ the King Roman Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 1667....

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