14738 announcements in Nova Scotia

Calvin Phillip 'Nipper' Nippard

Calvin Phillip 'Nipper' Nippard

Born In: Lewisporte, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Born: 29/05/1949

Passed on: 04/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Calvin Phillip “Nipper” Nippard age 69, on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at the Northside General Hospital, following a lengthy illness. Calvin was born in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, May 29, 1949, he was the son of the late Alexander and Nora (Burry) Nippard. He was employed for a number of...

Ella Mae 'Queenie' Luker

Ella Mae 'Queenie' Luker

Born: 05/06/1926

Passed on: 04/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Queenie Luker, age 92, regret to announce her passing on Thursday, October 4, 2018, at the Northside Community Guest Home, with her family by her side. Born in Sydney Mines on June 5, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Eleanor Briggs of Sydney Mines. She was a member of Wilson United Church, Florence. Queenie...

Edgar LeBlanc

Edgar LeBlanc

Born In: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 01/09/1924

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 23/09/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

LeBLANC, Edgar Joseph – age 94, Yarmouth, passed away suddenly on Sunday, September 23, 2018 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born September 1, 1924 in Yarmouth, he was the son of the late Albert and Odellie (Saulnier) LeBlanc. Edgar is survived by his loving children, Carol (Gary) Crosby, Wellington and Charles (Gina) LeBlanc, Ontario, as well...

Bertha MacFarlane

Bertha MacFarlane

Passed on: 01/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we, the family of Bertha MacFarlane, 83, announce her peaceful passing on Oct.1st at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney. She was the daughter of Cecil and Moretta Kennedy of Big Pond. Bertha is survived by her son, Stephen Wallace; daughters, Wanda and Cassie MacFarlane; grandchildren, Carlos (Dale), Jennifer...

Royston Gollan

Royston Gollan

Born In: Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 22/09/2018

Published in the Valley Journal Advertiser.

GOLLAN, Royston Albert Charles Age 83, of Windsor, Hants Co., passed away peacefully with his family by his side, following complications from surgery, on Saturday, September 22, 2018 in the VG Site, QEII Hospital. Born in Windsor, he was the son of the late Charlie and Dorothy (Rafuse) Gollan. Royston was a well known community business man,...

George Drake

George Drake

Passed on: 26/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

George Drake was a big man with a big heart and a wonderful sense of humor. He died of cancer on Wed. Sept. 26 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital at the age of 68. I can hear George saying, “Well there is nothing funny about that last line.” His love of many years Ann Nicholson was at his side, as she has been throughout his illness. Her...

William Sneddon

William Sneddon

Born In: Shotts, United Kingdom
Born: 05/05/1932

Passed in: Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce William Sneddon, age 86, formally of Sydney, passed away at home in Bedford on September 26, 2018. The youngest son of the late William and Jean Sneddon, he was born on May 5, 1932 in Shotts, Scotland. As part of British National Service he served the Royal Air Force as a wireless operator in Hong Kong....

Peter Alexander 'Seven' Bernard

Peter Alexander 'Seven' Bernard

Born: 25/09/1957

Passed on: 26/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Peter Alexander ‘Seven’, age 61 years of We’koqma’q First Nation passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in the Victoria County Memorial Hospital, Baddeck. It was with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our father, grandfather, brother and Mi’kmaq warrior war chief, Seven Bernard. Seven was born in Sydney, on...

Margaret Ann Peck

Margaret Ann Peck

Born: 24/07/1968

Passed on: 20/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of our dear mother and sister, Margaret Ann Peck of Wagmatcook at the age of 50. Margaret Ann passed away at the Cape Breton Reginal Hospital surrounded by her loved ones on Thursday, September 20, 2018. Born in Baddeck on July 24, 1968. She was the daughter of the late Michael and...

Sadie Florence (Carmichael) Mac Cormack

Sadie Florence (Carmichael) Mac Cormack

Passed in: Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, yet with divine peace and assurance, that we announce the Home-Going of our beloved mother Sadie Florence (Carmichael) Mac Cormack R.N., 93, of Wittenburg, N.S. and formerly of Glace Bay. On September 26, 2018 in Truro, Nova Scotia Sadie went into the presence of her Savior whom she loved and served faithfully. Although...

Mary Ursula O'Brien

Mary Ursula O'Brien

Passed on: 26/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Ursula O’Brien, age 86 of Glace Bay, passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit. Born in Glace Bay she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Coleman) Currie. Ursula was a loving, kind and devoted wife, mother, and friend to many. Her wit and selfless nature will be dearly...

Brian MacLellan

Brian MacLellan

Born: 23/09/1961

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 22/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with overwhelming sadness and broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father, son, brother, uncle and friend, Brian MacLellan, age 56, on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at the Halifax Infirmary, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Glace Bay on September 23, 1961, Brian was the son of Roy and Donna...

Alma Fitzgerald

Alma Fitzgerald

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 16/09/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

FITZGERALD, Alma Mary – age 89, Hubbard’s Point, Yarmouth Co., passed away on Sunday, September 16, 2018 in Yarmouth Hospital. Born in Hubbard’s Point to the late Melbourne and Leonice (Hubbard) Doucette. Alma was a housewife and a great cook. She enjoyed going for drives, watching T.V. (especially Coronation Street), planting a garden and...

Genevieve Smith

Genevieve Smith

Born In: Springdale, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 21/11/1925

Passed in: Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 18/09/2018

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

SMITH, Genevieve – age 92. It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Genevieve Smith in her 93rd year at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital on September 18th, 2018. She was the wife of the late Auldon Smith. Born in Springdale, Digby County on November 21,1925 she was a daughter of the late Archibald and Dorothy (Challoner) Mullen. She...

Arlene MacDonald

Arlene MacDonald

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 20/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Arlene MacDonald, age 63 of Dartmouth, at the VG Hospital surrounded by her loving family on September 20, 2018. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Adrian & Roseen (Allen) Toms. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, great-aunt, and friend who...

Veronica Catherine McInnis

Veronica Catherine McInnis

Born: 01/01/1934

Passed on: 24/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Veronica Catherine McInnis, age 84, on September 24, 2018. She passed away peacefully at her home in Georges River with her family by her side after a brief illness. Vonnie was born on January 1, 1934, in Florence, NS. She was the wife of the late Elmer McInnis and...

Carol Rafuse

Carol Rafuse

Born: 11/04/1934

Passed in: Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 13/09/2018

Published in the Valley Journal Advertiser.

RAFUSE (Countway), Carol Grace 84, Windsor, passed away peacefully on September 13, 2018, with her family by her side, after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. She was born April 11, 1934, in Chester Basin, the daughter of the late Murray and Blanche Countway. Carol married her husband, Carman, on August 20, 1953; a marriage that exemplified...

Bernard MacKinnon

Bernard MacKinnon

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 15/09/2018

Published in the Valley Journal Advertiser.

MACKINNON, Bernard Peter Age 86 of Halifax passed away September 15, 2018 at Veteran’s Memorial Hospital, Halifax, NS. He was born at Island Point, Boulardarie, NS. He was predeceased by his wife Gladys (Walker) and an infant son. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family having been predeceased by his parents, 3 brothers and 5...

Janice Marie Cox

Janice Marie Cox

Born: 08/02/1967

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 22/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we mark the passing of Janice Marie Cox, age 51, beloved daughter, sister, aunt, and a friend to many. Janice passed away suddenly Saturday September 22, 2018 in Halifax. Born in North Sydney on February 8, 1967, Janice was the daughter of John Cox and the late Dora (Mauger) Cox. She leaves behind a legacy of loving...

James William 'Buck' Hickey

James William 'Buck' Hickey

Born: 26/11/1936

Passed on: 23/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

James William “Buck” Hickey, age 81, passed away on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at the Northside General Hospital. Born in North Sydney on November 26, 1936, he was the son of the late Pius and Emma (Hawley) Hickey. Buck worked at Marine Atlantic in North Sydney until his retirement. He was actively involved in hockey for most of his...