The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
ARSENEAU, LEO JOSEPH
ARSENEAU, Leo Joseph - 89, 10 Maple St., Springhill, died January 7, 1996, in All Saints Hospital, Springhill. Born at Springhill Junction, Cumberland Co., he was a son of the late John Leon and Sophie (Landry) Arseneau. He was a member of St. John's Roman Catholic Church, Springhill; Royal Canadian Legion branch 17 and a former member of Knights of Columbus, Springhill. Most of his working life was spent as a baker with Fox's Bakery, Springhill. He had also worked at railroad maintenance with Cumberland Railway and Coal Co., and served as janitor at the Springhill Armouries and Cumberland Vocational School, Springhill. His favorite hobbies were singing and fishing. Surviving are sisters, Mrs. Leona Hachey, Mrs. Alice Brine, Margaret (Mrs. Darrell Ogles), Springhill; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; companion,
Mrs. Barbara Capstick, Springhill. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Beatrice Bennett; daughter, Marion MacPherson; brothers, Teddy, Thomas, Arthur; two sisters in infancy. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in A.H. Brown
Funeral Home, Springhill. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. John's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Patrick Cosgrove officiating. Spring burial in church cemetery, North Street, Springhill.
July 14, 1998; page B16
AUCOIN (Doyle), Kathleen Gertrude - 88, Halifax, passed away Monday, July
13, 1998, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in St. Peter's, she was a
daughter of the late James and Gertrude (Lawlor) Doyle. She was a graduate
of the Convent of the Sacred Heart Academy and Dalhousie University. A noted
athlete at Dalhousie, she was for many years one of the province's top tennis
players. She taught at St. Patrick's School in Halifax prior to her marriage.
She was a longtime member of St. Thomas Aquinas Parish and a member of the
Catholic Women's League. She was a member of the Waegwoltic Club. She was
predeceased by her husband, Charles
Aucoin. She is survived by daughters, Nancy and husband Edward Lingley, Dartmouth; Judy and husband Richard Salinetti, Lee, Mass.; Johanna and husband Michael Slaunwhite, Halifax; sons, Peter and wife Margot, Halifax; James and wife Sarah, New Glasgow; grandchildren, Grant, Scot and Kathleen Lingley; Nicole, Paul and Richard Aucoin; Lisa, Terri and James Salinetti; Katie and Sheila Aucoin; great-grandchildren, Alexander and Matthew Lingley; sister, Marion Doyle, Halifax; brother, Pierce Doyle, Timberlea. The body is resting at J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax, with visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, July 16. Funeral mass will be held in St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church, Oxford Street, Friday, July 17, at 10 a.m. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Jan. 16, 1999; page C16
AGAR, Annette A. - 52, West Arichat, died January 14, 1999, in Strait Richmond
Hospital. She was a daughter of the late Joseph and Seraphine (Mury) Boudreau.
Surviving are her husband Robert; sisters, Joanne, West Arichat; Giselle,
London, Ont.; brothers, Leslie, Lower Sackville; Gary, Prince Edward Island.
Cremation will take place in Sydney. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society
or any charity
Nov. 14, 2000
ARCHIBALD, Abbie Sarah - 87, St. Peter's, died Monday, November 13, 2000,
in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Carter's Cove, she
was a daughter of the late Charles and Mary (MacNeil) Martell. She was active
in the Canadian Cancer Society and other community activities. She is survived
by daughters, Estelle Brooks (Noel), Truro; twin daughters, Lois and Lorna
MacDonald, St. Peters; Norma Landry (Luke), Truro; grandchildren, Elaine
and Marjorie; great-grandchildren, Katlin and Cameron; sisters, Margaret
Farrell, Sydney; Bernice Croucher, Halifax; Norma Martell, Truro; Delores
Hennigar, Truro; brother, Earl, Carter's Cove. She was predeceased by first
husband, Norman MacDonald; second husband, Hayward Archibald; brothers, Albert
and Hughie; sisters, Evelyn Lafford, Marie Martell. Visitation will be 2-4,
7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral
service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Peter's United Church, Rev. Anthony
Ware officiating. Burial in Lakeview Cemetery, St. Peter's. Donations may
to the Strait Richmond Hospital Foundation.
This obit was in the Halfax paper on May 19,2003.
Would she be related to Theresa Carrigan, who married John Pelham Jr from Janvrin's Island?
AMEY, Catherine Jean
AMEY, Catherine Jean - 87, passed away Friday, May 15, 2003, in Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late, Ansel and Rachel (MacRae) Carrigan. Formerly of Pondville, Richmond Co., Catherine moved to Toronto two years ago following a decline in her health due to a stroke, so she could be close to her children at this difficult time in her life. She was dearly loved and will be missed by her family and friends. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. John's Anglican Church, Arichat, Rev Michael Conrad officiating. Catherine will be laid to rest along side her husband Roland in St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, Arichat, following the funeral service. On-line condolences can be sent to the family at: firstname.lastname@example.org
In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.
Friday, April 28, 2006
ADAMSSON, Vergin Genevieve - In her 88th year, Vergin Genevieve Adamsson, of St. Peter's, formerly of Lower L'Ardoise, Cape Breton, was called home on Thursday morning, April 27, 2006. She was cared for during her final days in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. She will be sadly missed by her sons, Nils (Marcella), Pat (Mary), Jeffrey (Deborah), Dale; daughters, Lillie Spray and Barbara (Philip) Campbell; 20 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; sister, Jane McGrath, Baie Comeau; sister-in-law, Lena Landry, Lower L'Ardoise; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Henry; infant daughter, Mary; parents, Passia Landry and Mary (Doyle) (Lower L'Arodoise); sister, Evelyn Landry (Halifax); brothers, Amos Landry (Halifax), Jeffrey Landry (Lower L'Ardoise); eight siblings in childhood; granddaughter, Michelle Risi (Kitchener, Ont.); great-grandson, Drew Harding (Shelburne). Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday in L'Ardoise Funeral Home, located on the grounds of Holy Guardian Angels Church. Funeral mass will be held 10 a.m. Monday in Holy Guardian Angels Roman Catholic Church, L'Ardoise, with Father Barrett Claire Johnson officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Holy Guardian Angels Parish Cemetery or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at: www.haverstocks.com
In "The ChronicleHerald" Halifax newspaper, Friday Oct. 19, 2007.
ADAMS, Clifford - On October 18, 2007, Cliff passed away peacefully in Arichat at the age of 89. Cliff follows his wife of almost 60 years, Betty, who died two years ago. Cliff was a veteran of the Second World War serving overseas in France, Belgium and The Netherlands, and in later life, taught technical subjects in high schools in Jamaica and Quebec. Cliff's final years were spent in the St. Anne Centre in Arichat where the warm and caring staff brightened his days. He will be truly missed, especially by daughters, Sue and Robin, and their families. Burial service will be held in Montreal at a later date.
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