Born In: Little Bay East, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed in: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: August 21st, 2012
It is with sadness but great joy we announce the peaceful passing of our dear mother into the presence of our Savior on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney.
Born in Little Bay East, N.L., she was the daughter of the late Gordon and Alice (Thornhill) Scott.
Winnie worshipped at the Westside Bible Chapel.
Winnie is survived by her children, Eileen (Gordon) Cummings, Ontario, Juanita (David) Pero, Ontario, Jacob Osborne, North Sydney, Scott (Jennifer) Osborne, Ontario, Kim (Ian) McCulloch, North Sydney; 13 grandchildren, Lisa, Nicole, Shannon, Leanne, David Scott, Apryl, Adrian, Micah, Ryan, Brittany, Jacob, Benjamin, Sophia Winnifred; 15 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her siblings, George (Georgina) Scott, Halifax, Mildred (Peter) Harrison, Baddeck, Lillian (Allan) Radford, B.C.; nieces and nephews as well as special cousins, Rendell and Ruthie Thornhill.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Jacob, siblings, Archibald Scott, Sarah ‘Sadie’ Bennett.
Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held Friday, Aug. 24 from 7-9 p.m. at the Westside Bible Chapel, 325 Keltic Dr., Sydney River. A memorial service will take place 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 25 at the Westside Bible Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gideons International in Canada.
Corinthians 5:8 ... “away from the body and at home with the Lord”
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