660 announcements for W.J. Dooley Funeral Service Ltd.

Vernon Westhaver

Vernon Westhaver

Born: 18/02/1925

Passed on: 13/09/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we the family announce the passing of Vernon Clark Westhaver, on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at the age of 91, in the Veteran’s Wing at Harbourview Hospital in Sydney Mines. Born on February 18, 1925, in Martins Brook, Lunenburg County, he was the son of the late Sadie (Rafuse) and Joseph Westhaver. Vernon...

John Ratchford

John Ratchford

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our broken hearts must announce the passing of John R. (born September 14, 1938) on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Surrounded by his adoring family, at his home in North Sydney, John lost his brave battle with cancer just 8 days short of his 78th birthday. Precious husband for 19 years to Linda Shepherd Ratchford and amazing father to his five...

Brenda Mary O'Quinn

Brenda Mary O'Quinn

Passed on: 30/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Brenda Mary O'Quinn, 64, of Truro, NS, formerly of North Sydney. Brenda passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving and devoted family, on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 after a short but courageous battle with cancer. She was born in North Sydney and followed her heart to Truro, where she...

MARTIN EVANS

MARTIN EVANS

Born: 13/09/1948

Passed on: 09/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Martin Allan Evans, age 67, husband, father and brother, on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in North Sydney on September 13, 1948, he was the son of the late Charles and Melida (Green) Evans. Martin worked in the engine...

WILLIAM THORNHILL

WILLIAM THORNHILL

Born: 24/08/1920

Passed on: 06/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family announce the passing of our father, grandfather and great-grandfather, William Thomas “Tom” Thornhill on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital at the age of 95. Born in Fortune Bay, NL on August 24, 1920, he was the son of the late Thomas and Priscilla Thornhill. He was the...

H. ROSS CREWE

H. ROSS CREWE

Born: 18/05/1927

Passed on: 03/08/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Ross Crewe, on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at St. Joseph Auxiliary Hospital in Edmonton Alberta with his family by his side. Ross was born in North Sydney on May, 18, 1927; he was the son of the late Frank and Stella...

Veronica  Buis

Veronica Buis

Passed on: 14/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our wonderful wife, mother, grand-mother, mother-in-law, sister and friend, Veronica (VanVelzen) Buis at the age of 82. Mom went peacefully to her rest on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by family and loved ones. Veronica was...

Peter Joseph  Jabalee

Peter Joseph Jabalee

Born: 18/12/1967

Passed on: 06/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the sudden passing of our very special brother, Peter Joseph Jabalee, age 48, on Wednesday July 6, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Peter was born in North Sydney on Dec. 18, 1967, he was the son of the late Michael and Gloria (Mehanna) Jabalee, both of North Sydney. His...

Tracey L. (Baxendale)  Sibley

Tracey L. (Baxendale) Sibley

Born In: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Born: 06/02/1967

Passed on: 01/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved wife, daughter, sister, stepmother, niece and friend, Tracey L. Baxendale Sibley, age 49, on Friday July 1, 2016, at home. Tracey was born Feb. 6, 1967 in Toronto, Ont., she was the daughter of Marie (Salaptsis) Baxendale and of the late Paul Baxendale. She was employed...

George Reginald 'Reggie'  Bona

George Reginald 'Reggie' Bona

Passed on: 02/07/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Photo & Dooley’s logo BONA, George Reginald ‘Reggie’ North Sydney With heavy hearts we regret to announce the passing of a dear father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend, Reg Bona, age 72, on Saturday, July 2, 2016. Born in North Sydney, he was the son of Thelma (White) Bona and the late Victor Bona. Reg worked as a...

William Alexander 'Sandy' Hillier

William Alexander 'Sandy' Hillier

Born: 25/10/1941

Passed on: 25/06/2013

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, son-in-law, uncle and friend, William Alexander ‘Sandy’ Hillier age 74, on Saturday, June 25, 2016, at the Northside General Hospital with his loving wife and daughters at his side. Sandy was born in Glace Bay, Oct. 25, 1941, he was...

Marie  Fudge

Marie Fudge

Born In: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A graveside committal service for the late Marie Fudge who passed away Jan. 12, 2016, will be held Monday, June 27th at 1 p.m. at Lakeside Cemetery in North Sydney with Rev. Julio Martin officiating. Arrangements under the care and direction of W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, North Sydney.

Margaret Mary  Hamilton

Margaret Mary Hamilton

Passed on: 21/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Margaret Mary Hamilton, age 92, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend on Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care in Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Mill Creek, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret Jane...

Frances (Johnston)  Hillier

Frances (Johnston) Hillier

Born: 06/07/1926

Passed on: 20/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved sister, sister-in-law, aunt and great-aunt, Frances (Johnston) Hillier, age 89, who passed away peacefully on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in North Sydney on July 6, 1926, she was the daughter of the late James and...

Bernard Arthur 'Dick'  Dearing

Bernard Arthur 'Dick' Dearing

Born: 13/01/1945

Passed on: 20/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our family’s journey through life begins a new path as we announce the passing of our cherished husband, father, and poppy on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born January 13, 1945, into a strong, family unit and raised in North Sydney, Dick was the eldest son of Ruth and the late Bern (Dick) Dearing. While still a...

Henry James  Dormiedy

Henry James Dormiedy

Born: 29/06/1928

Passed on: 13/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother, Henry James Dormiedy, 87, on Monday, June 13, 2016, at the Northside General Hospital. Born in Florence on June 29, 1928, he was the son of the late John and Margret (Gallagher) Dormiedy of Florence. Henry...

Joseph MacLean

Joseph MacLean

Born: 04/04/1929

Passed on: 10/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother, Joseph MacLean, age 87, on Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Northside General Hospital. Born April 4, 1929 in Rear Boisdale, he was the oldest son of the late Mary MacLean (MacNeil). Dad retired from...

Louise Olive (Kacevychius-Ball) Gilis

Louise Olive (Kacevychius-Ball) Gilis

Born: 09/02/1941

Passed on: 09/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Louise Olive (Kacevychius-Ball) Gillis, at the age of 75, on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit, with her loving family by her side. Born in Bras d’Or, on Feb. 9,...

Margaret Roberta Sexton

Margaret Roberta Sexton

Passed on: 13/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

An angel has found her wings. Having lived a wonderful full life, our beautiful, stately, classy, gentle, kind, generous and loving mother has left this world, now in the arms of her beloved husband and soulmate Howard. Even with loving family constantly by her side, life was still lonely since his passing. "How fortunate are those to be so...

Mary Cassidy

Mary Cassidy

Born: 14/12/1925

Passed on: 23/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with our deepest sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Mary Cassidy, age 90, on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at the Northside Community Guest Home. Born in Florence, on Dec. 14, 1925, Mary was the daughter of the late William and Catherine (Stubbert) Young. Before Mary...

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