Born: October 4th, 1936
Passed on: January 15th, 2013
We are saddened to announce the passing of Annie Agnes Abraham which occurred on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney.
Born Oct. 4, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Ana (Mirt) Abraham.
She is survived by her sister, Olga, New Waterford; brother, Joe (Madeline), Sydney; niece, Debora (Ronnie) McDonald, Halifax; nephew, Joey (Tara), Guelph, Ont.; two special grandnieces, Julia and Emma Abraham.
In honour of Annie's wishes, there will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford. A funeral mass of celebration will be held Friday, Jan. 18 at 10 a.m in the Parish Church of St. Leonard, Mount Carmel Avenue, with Fr. Ray Huntley officiating. Burial will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Plummer Avenue, New Waterford.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parish Church of St. Leonard, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.