14467 announcements in Nova Scotia

Colleen  MacDonald

Colleen MacDonald

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 08/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family of Colleen MacDonald announce her passing on May 8, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit of the VG Hospital in Halifax ending a valiant battle with cancer. Born in Edwardsville/Sydney, NS to the late James & Ruphina Lewis. Survived by her husband of fifty years, C. Robert MacDonald; her two sons, Clarke...

Margaret Elizabeth 'Betty' Weeks

Margaret Elizabeth 'Betty' Weeks

Born: 06/03/1924

Passed on: 08/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Margaret Elizabeth “Betty” Weeks (nee Embree), regret to announce her passing on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born March 6, 1924, in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Mary (Matheson) Embree. After 27 years of service, Betty retired from MT&T. She was a member of...

Jennifer Orpha Atwater

Jennifer Orpha Atwater

Born In: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 03/08/1980

Passed in: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 09/05/2018

Published in the New Glasgow News.

LINACY - With heavy hearts the family of Jennifer Orpha Atwater, 37, Linacy, announce her passing, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in New Glasgow, she was a daughter of Douglas Roy and Joyce Patricia (MacKenzie) Atwater. Jennifer's innocence, beautiful smile and love of people was always demonstrated to...

Allan Norman MacKenzie

Allan Norman MacKenzie

Born In: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada
Born: 25/11/1942

Passed on: 10/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, regret to announce the passing of Allan Norman MacKenzie, age 74, on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his family. Born 0n November 25, 1943 in Port Dover, Ont., Allan was the son of the late Norman and Rachael (Lamond) MacKenzie. Allan lived most of his...

Mary O'Brien

Mary O'Brien

Born: 22/06/1925

Passed on: 09/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Mary O’Brien, Sydney, on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, June 22, 1925, she was the daughter of the late John R. and Susan (Powell) MacLeod. Mary will be missed by all that knew her for her caring nature. She was the oldest of 11 children when,...

Carmen Francis  DeMarco

Carmen Francis DeMarco

Born: 11/04/1927

Passed on: 08/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The greatest love story of 68 years has come to a beautiful ending. Carmen and Ethel Mae are spreading their wings hand in hand and flying high, sharing their special kiss. Together they can watch over and be with all their children and the entire family. “When tomorrow starts without us, remember we are near. For we are happily together...

Arthur Muise

Arthur Muise

Born In: Melbourne, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 05/02/1934

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

MUISE, Arthur Edward – age 84, Melbourne, Yarmouth Co., passed away peacefully with his wife at his side on Thursday, April 26, 2018 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born February 5, 1934 in Melbourne, he was a son of the late Edward and Violet (Harrington) Muise. Arthur spent 40 years working as a lobster fisherman, having also worked at Cosmos...

Eugene Doucette

Eugene Doucette

Born: 14/04/1934

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

DOUCETTE, Eugene Joseph – age 84, Amirault’s Hill, Yarmouth Co., passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 29, 2018 with his family at his side in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born April 14, 1934 in Amirault’s Hill, he was a son of the late Guillaume and Hortense (Muise) Doucette. A jack-of-all-trades, Eugene began working as a salesman for...

Bernard Boudreau

Bernard Boudreau

Born: 06/07/1944

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

BOUDREAU, Bernard Frederick – age 73, Belleville, Yarmouth Co., passed away after a brief illness on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at the QEII Health Sciences Centre (Infirmary Site), Halifax. Born July 6, 1944 in Woodvale, Digby Co., he was a son of the late Joseph Boudreau and Alma (Melanson) Surette. Bernard served with the Royal Canadian Army...

Albert "Abbey" Baxter

Albert "Abbey" Baxter

Born In: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 12/07/1939

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 27/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

BAXTER, Albert Charles “Abbey” – age 78, Yarmouth, passed away on Friday, April 27th, 2018 in his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Yarmouth, NS, on July 12, 1939, he was the son of the late Freeman and Anna (Allen) Baxter. Albert (“Abbey”) had a passion for sports, especially slow-pitch softball, and whether it was him up...

Marie "Anna" Shufelt

Marie "Anna" Shufelt

Born: 23/04/1924

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

SHUFELT, Marie Anne “Anna” – age 94, Yarmouth, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 29, 2018 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born April 23, 1924 in Amirault’s Hill, she was a daughter of the late James “Jimmy” and Marie Anne (Saulnier) Moody. Anna will be remembered as an exceptionally hard working lady. She spent 38 years working...

Paul Dubinskas

Paul Dubinskas

Born: 31/12/1942

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

DUBINSKAS, Paul Henry - age 75 of South Ohio, Yarmouth Co, N.S. passed away on April 29, 2018 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born in Randolph, Massachusetts on December 31, 1942, he was a son of the late Charles and Henrietta (Stefanic) Dubinskas. Paul worked for over 30 years with the International Group Company in Needham, Massachusetts. He...

Louise Girard (Devine)

Louise Girard (Devine)

Born In: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 14/02/1931

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/04/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

GIRARD (DEVINE), Louise Mary It is with hearts aching that Louise’s family announces her sudden but peaceful passing at home, on April 19, 2018, at age 87. Born in Yarmouth on Valentine’s Day, 1931, Louise was the daughter and eldest child of Hugh Edward Devine and Mary Amelia Devine (Moulaison). Born into a family poor in riches and...

Rosella Doucette

Rosella Doucette

Born: 11/09/1940

Passed on: 01/05/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

DOUCETTE, Rosella Ann – age 77, Wedgeport, Yarmouth Co., passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at home. Born September 11, 1940 in Wedgeport, she was a daughter of the late Belonie and Hilda (Surette) Cottreau. Rosella served with the Royal Canadian Air Force and was also a homemaker. She was a member of the RCAF Airwomen’s group....

Pauline Blades

Pauline Blades

Born: 11/10/1947

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 03/05/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

BLADES, Pauline M. – age 90, Villa St. Joseph-du-Lac, Dayton, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 3, 2018 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born October 11, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Guy and Sarah (Doucette) O’Connell. Pauline spent many years caring for residents at Villa St-Joseph. She was a...

Michelle Marie Henderson

Michelle Marie Henderson

Born: 18/10/1971

Passed on: 03/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce her sudden passing at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on May 3, 2018, after a brief illness. She was born in Sydney on October 18, 1971, and was the daughter of Margaret (Phil) LeBlanc and Sam (Eileen) Henderson. Michelle is survived by her hubby and love of her life, Derrick Moore; her...

Lucie (Beck) Potts

Lucie (Beck) Potts

Born In: Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 06/03/2018

Published in the New Glasgow News.

New Glasgow/Halifax - Lucie (Beck) Potts. It is with profound sadness that we, Lucie’s family, announce her passing on March 6, 2018 in Northwood Centre, Halifax. Lucie was born in New Glasgow, November 29, 1922, the 8th of a family of eleven to Bessie (MacNeill) (1938) and JHC Beck (1956). Lucie lost her mother as a teenager and,...

Alice MacSween

Alice MacSween

Born: 06/06/1934

Passed on: 06/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Alice MacSween, age 83, on Sunday, May 6, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in North Sydney on June 6, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Percy and Avis (Fraser) Andrews. Alice spent most of her married life...

David L. Balah

David L. Balah

Born: 10/08/1955

Passed on: 07/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the peaceful passing of David Lawrence Balah, 62, on Monday, May 7, 2018 at the Northside General Hospital. Born in North Sydney on August 10, 1955, David was the son of the late Lloyd and Wilma (Gillis) Balah. David was a graduate of Memorial High School, Sydney Mines. He worked in silviculture throughout Cape Breton...

Joan Marie Gillis

Joan Marie Gillis

Born: 24/05/1940

Passed on: 06/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family of Joan Marie Gillis, announce her passing on Monday May 6, 2018 at the An Cala Palliative Care unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney after a brief, courageous battle with cancer. Born on May 24, 1940 in Sydney, Nova Scotia, Joan was the eldest daughter of the late John A and Mary...

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