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 The Chronicle-Herald
Published: 07/01/98

COLE, Joseph Donald Jr. - 60, Port Hawkesbury, died June 30, 1998, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. He was a son of the late Joseph Donald Sr. and Emily (Burt) Cole. Surviving are his former wife, Elizabeth; daughters, Linda (Mrs. Gerard Boudreau), Beryl (Mrs. Keith Boudreau), Petit-de-Grat; Catherine (Mrs. Ronnie Warner), Nancy (Mrs. Paul Day), Michelle (Mrs. Conrad Boudreau), Port Hawkesbury; son, Robert, Calgary; sisters, Margie (Mrs. Dave Langlois), Dianne (Mrs. Allen Hanratty), Sydney; Marilyn (Mrs. Abel Samson), Petit-de-Grat; brothers, Thomas, Burt, Gordie, Toronto; Gary, New Brunswick; Paul, Halifax; Gerry, Sydney; eight grandchildren. Visitation 2-5, 7-9 p.m. today and Thursday in IML Funeral Home, Petit-de-Grat. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Petit-de-Grat, Rev. Bruno Ruel
officiating. Cremation to follow. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Strait Richmond, palliative care unit.

The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 07/25/96

CORMIER, EVA M.
CORMIER, Eva M. - 85, 334 Stellarton Road, New Glasgow, died July 24, 1996, in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Sackville, N.B., she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Dalphine (Petitpas) Landry. She was a resident of New Glasgow for the past 14 years, prior to which she had lived in Middle Sackville, N.B. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church. She was a former employee of the Drew Nursing Home, Sackville, N.B. Surviving are son, Levi, New Glasgow; daughters, Rosalie Briggs, Blue Acres; Dorine Cameron, Wallacetown, Ont.; seven grandchildren;
four great-grandchildren; brothers, Clovis, Sackville, N.B.; George, Ottawa; sisters, Alveta Landry, Quebec; Lena Babineau, Parrsboro; Mary Landry, Amherst. She was predeceased by her husband, William Cormier; brothers, Levi, Dennis, infant brother, Adelore; infant sister, Anna. Visitation 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday in H.W. Angus Funeral
Home, New Glasgow. Funeral 10 a.m. Saturday in Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Charles Cameron officiating. Burial in Haute Aboujagane Cemetery, New Brunswick. Donations to any charity.


The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 03/26/97

CARTER, SOPHIA
CARTER, Sophia - 93, Sampsonville, Richmond Co., died March 24, 1997, in Richmond Villa, St. Peter's. Born in Sampsonville, she was a daughter of the late Vincent and Elizabeth (Landry) Sampson. Surviving are daughters, Veronica (Mrs. D.Y. Sampson), Theresa (Mrs. Adrian Burke), Clare (Mrs. Paul Burke), Sampsonville; Lida (Mrs. Dave Raynor), Long Island, N.Y.; sons, Simon, John, Norman, Sampsonville; Edgar, French Cove; 33 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; brother, Joe Simon, Richmond Villa. She was predeceased by her husband, Daniel James; two sons in infancy; several brothers and sisters. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Catholic Church, Rev. Francis Cameron officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Memorial mass 9 a.m.
Monday in St. Peter's Catholic Church, Rev. Francis Cameron officiating.


he Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/14/97

CORMIER, LAURA LEE
CORMIER, Laura Lee - 88, Pictou, died November 12, 1997, in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Pictou, she was the daughter of the late James Lee and Mary Jane (Landry) MacNeill. She was a lifelong member of Stella Maris Parish,
Pictou. She worked at the Pictou Advocate and served on the executives of the Shire Figure Skating Club and auxiliary of the Pictou Fire Department. Throughout her lifetime, she excelled in needle arts, especially knitting and embroidery. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by daughter, Margo (Mrs. Joseph Hawes), Pictou, and granddaughters, Sandi-Lee and Christine. She was predeceased by her husband, A.J. (Paddy) Cormier. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in McLaren Funeral Home, Pictou. Funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Stella Maris Roman
Catholic Church, Pictou. Burial will be in the Sea View Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.




The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/12/94

COADY, Adele Mary - 83, Halifax, died November 11, 1994, in the Halifax Infirmary. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Timothy and Virginia (Samson) Moriarty. She is survived by sons, Basil, Peter, both of Halifax; sisters, Johanna, Granville Ferry; Catherine (Sister Mary Aidan), Halifax; brother, Gregory, Pictou. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr.
Basil K.; sisters, Hilda, Ernestine; brother, John. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Monday in Canadian Martyrs Church, Inglis Street. Donations may be made to the Halifax Infirmary building fund or any charity.


The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 01/30/97

CAROCCI, Lucy - 67, 93 Maloney St., Sydney, died January 28, 1997, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Belle Marsh, Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Gonzaqui and Mary Ivy. She was a member of Holy Redeemer Parish.
Surviving are her husband, Louis (Libby); daughters, Christine (Mrs. Mario Coutinho), New Minas; Cecile (Mrs. Lloyd Samson), Port Hawkesbury; Hughena (Mrs. Alfie Murphy), Birch Grove; sons, Gerald, Glace Bay; Jimmy, Sydney; 11
grandchildren; a great-grandchild; sister, Hilda Higney, Bridgewater. She was predeceased by daughter, Valerie; sons, Louis, Edward, John. Funeral 11 a.m. today in Holy Redeemer Church, Rev. Stan MacDonald officiating. Burial in
Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.

The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 08/18/94
Category: News
Page: C3 / C7

COX, MARY MARJORIE
COX, Mary Marjorie - 60, 42 Stanley St., North Sydney, died August 16, 1994, in Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Born in North Sydney, she was a daughter of Mrs. Josephine Boudreau, Petitde-Grat and the late John Boudreau. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church and choir; involved in the CWL and parish secretary for a number of years. She was a member of the mixed auxiliary of Knights of Columbus, North Sydney. She was at one time employed as a secretary at Point Edward Naval Base. She is survived by her daughter, Mary (Mrs. John Pyke), Hantsport; three sons, Joe, Rob, Lloyd, all
of North Sydney; three sisters, Alvena Burchell, Sydney Mines; Edith MacDonald, North Sydney; Yvonne (Mrs. Francis Samson), Petit-de- Grat; two brothers, Arcent, Sydney Mines; Leon, Petit-de-Grat; a granddaughter; a number of nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Allan; brother, George; Joseph and Clara Landry, by whom she was raised. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, North Sydney. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Church, Rev. Tom MacNeil officiating. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery. Donations may be made to St. Joseph's Church building fund or The Lung Association.


The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 07/22/94
Category: News
Page: C4

CAMPBELL, LEONARD CHARLES

CAMPBELL, Leonard Charles - 84, Halifax, died July 21, 1994, in Veterans Memorial Building, Camp Hill Medical Centre. Born in L'Ardoise, Cape Breton, he was a son of the late Martin and Justine (Boucher) Campbell. He served in the Canadian Army from 1942-45. He was a former longshoreman for over 35 years. He is survived by three daughters, Barbara (Mrs. Stan (Butch) Adams), Lower Sackville; Betty (Mrs. Walter Casson), Halifax; Diane (Mrs. George Leadley), L'Ardoise; brother, Felix, L'Ardoise; two sisters, Dora (Mrs. Fabian Landry), Peterborough, Ont.; Theresa (Mrs. Cyril Myatt), Dartmouth and Florida; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; his companion, Cecelia Pello. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Mildred (Briand) Jeffery; two sons, Joseph, Leonard Jr.; four brothers, Henry, Lawrence, James, Cornelius (Bob); three sisters, Cecilia, Bertha, Minnie. No visitation by request. Funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Elizabeth Seton Roman Catholic Church, Metropolitan Avenue, Lower Sackville, Rev. Charles Burke officiating. Cremation will follow. Burial will be held at a
later date in L'Ardoise. Donations may be made to Palliative Care Unit-Veterans Trust Fund, Camp Hill Medical Centre or Alzheimers Society of Nova Scotia. Arrangements are under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, Lower Sackville.

John J. Chollock (No date given)
Sydney Mines - John J. Chollock, 72, of 23 Ocean Street, Sydney Mines, died Sunday in Harbour View hospital here. Born in Sydney Mines, he was a son of the late George and Mary (Spooney) Chollock. He was a member of St. Pius X Church and worked for 42 years at Princess Colliery, Sydney Mines. He is survived by his wife, that former Blanche Mills; four sons, Hubert and Leonard, both of Bras d'Or; George, Sydney Mines; Michael, Toronto; seven daughters, Helen Clark, North Sydney; Annie (Mrs. Leroy Cousins) and Francis (Mrs. Bert Bradley), both of Sydney Mines; Mary (Mrs. Kenneth Cosman), St Peter's; Tatty (Mrs. Paul Lamey), New Brunswick; Barbara (Mrs Gordon Walker) and Dorothy (Mrs. Billy MacIntyre), both of Toronto; two brothers, Joseph, Ottawa; Daniel, Sydney; a sister Annie (Mrs. Clarence MacNeil), Sydney; 25 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by three brothers, Michael, Sammy and Lester, and a sister Stephanie. The body is in George R. Francis and Son Funeral Home, Sydney Mines. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Pius X Church, with burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Sydney Mines.

(Date of death unknown)
BENJAMIN COIFFIE (as spelled in the clipping)

The death occurred early this morning at his residence, 317 Esplanade of Benjamin Coiffie, a resident of this city for the past 35 years.  He was born in St. Pierre, Miquelon, fished out of Gloucester, Mass. for years and came to Sydney (Nova Scotia) where he took up permanent residence.  His wife predeceased him several years ago and he is survived by six sons:  Benny, Joe and George in Ontario; Dan in Montreal, Richard and Alex at home; three daughters; Mrs. Charles Warner (Mary) in Sydney; Mrs. Lloyd Staples (Theresa) in B.C.; Mrs. Leonard Wyatt (Elizabeth), in Los Angeles.  Four brothers, Paul in Sydney, Peter in d"Escousse; Amos in Boston; Joe in France.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.

Note:  From the Boudreau Journal:  Mrs. Anna (Peter) Coffie died August 8, 1957 in D’Escousse
               She would have been the sister-in-law of Benjamin.
Janice Kean



William Cordeau- June 21, 1961
William Cordeau, 95, a native of River Bourgeois, Cape Breton, died Monday at the home of his  niece, Mrs. Octave Chaisson, 8 Niven Avenve, Tufts Cove, Dartmouth. Mr Cordeau was the son of the late Leslien and Elizabeth Cordeau and
worked as a fisherman all his life from River Bourgeois. His wife the former Celeste Sampson, died many years ago and besides his niece he is survived by his nephew, Basil Sampson, at River Bourgeois. The body rested at Walker's Funeral
Home, Halifax, until Tuesday when it was taken to Mr. Sampson's home, at River Bourgeois. The funeral wil be conducted today at 10 a.m. by the Rev. Father Samson at St. John the Baptist Church.


Died after August 1957 and before June 1978
L.A. COFFIE

Leo A. Coffie, 52, of 195 Charlotte Street died early yesterday morning in City of Sydney Hospital after a long illness.  A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Peter Coffie, he was born in Sydney.  He was a veteran of the Second World War, having served overseas with the Cape Highlanders for four years.  Mr. Coffie is survived by three brothers Gus, Sydney; Bill and Peter, Quebec and two sisters, (Mabel) Mrs. Howard Redmond, and Mrs. Lillian MacLellan, with whom he resided, both in Sydney.  His body rests at T.W. Curry's Downtown Chapel, 390 George Street.  Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday in Sacred Heart Church and interment will take place in Resurrection Cemetary.

Note:  From the Boudreau Journal:  Mrs. (Anna) Peter Coffie died August 8, 1957 in D’Escousse.  (Leo’s mother)
                                                          Mr. Gus Coffie died June 1978 in Sydney.  (Leo’s brother)

Janice Kean



Died after August June1978
ELMER COFFIE

Elmer Coffie, 60, Aylmer, P.Q. died October 9.  Born in Sydney, he was the son of the later Peter and Anna (Joyce) Coffie.  He is survived by his wife, Angela, two sons, two daughters and four grandchildren, all in Aylmer; two sisters:  Mabel (Mrs. Howard Redmond) and Lillian MacLellan, both of Sydney.  He was predeceased by three brothers:  Gus, Leo and Wilfred.  Cremation took place.

Note:  From the Boudreau Journal:  Mrs. Anna (Peter) Coffie died August 8, 1957 in D'Escousse.  (Elmer’s mother)
Mr. Gus Coffie died June 1978 in Sydney.  (Elmer’s brother)

Janice Kean


Halifax Mail-Star, March 24, 1978
ST. PETER'S - Mrs. Charles I. Cameron, 94, of St. Peter's, died Wednesday in Richmond Villa.Born in L'Ardoise, she was the former Mary Ellen Samson, a daughter of the late Urbain and Maria (MacNeil) Samson. Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Blance M. Martell, L'Ardoise; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband. The body is at home in St. Peter's. Funeral will be tomorrow at 2 p.m. in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church. Rev. Joseph Lynch officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.


Anne Cash - June 5, 1981
Irish Cove- Anne Cash, 38, of Irish Cove died Thursday in St. Rita Hospital, Sydney. Born in Irish Cove, she was a daughter of Joseph and Theresa (MacLellan) Cash. She was an employee of Dalhousie University and had worked with H.R. Doane
in Halifax, Ontario Hydro and the University of Toronto. She was a member of Sacred Heart Parish, Johnstown. Surviving are a brother, Hughie, Irish Cove; three sisters, Florence ( Mrs. Edward Touesnard), River Bourgeois; Barbara, at home, and Catherine Anne (Mrs. Mary Boudreau), Lower Sackville; two nephews and five nieces. The body is at home. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Saturday in Sacred Heart Church, Johnstown, Rev. John MacGregor officiating, with burial in the parish cemetery.



Cordeau John Leo 77 Poirierville, died 16 Feb 1988 in Antigonish Born in Poirierville, he was a son of the late John Baptiste and Ellen (Poirier)  Cordeau. He was a veteran of the Second World War and a member of  Royal Canadian Legion branch No. 150 Arichat. He is survived by his wife the former Eugenie Bernadette Ranson: five daughters, Anne (Mrs Harold Lerrette, Dorchester N.B. Margaret(Mrs John Johnes, Halifax. Cecilia Mrs Harold Shannon Martinique, Josephine Mrs. Carl Peters, Lr.
Sackville Magdalen Mrs. Cyprian Landry PDG, five sons William , Halifax. Alphonse and James of Lr. Sackville; Raymond, Dartmouth, John Atford at home, two sisters, Mrs Alice Dwell Louisbourg, Mrs William DeBaie, halifax. 25 grandchildren, five great grandchildren He was predeceased by a son, Arthur, a sister Minnie DeBaie, five brothers Alfred, Raymond, Arthur, Alphonse and Willie. Funeral in St Hyacinth's Church, burial in parish cemetery.

CORDEAU,Madame Josephine-100,Poirierville,Richmond Co.,died 30 May,1992 in Sydney City Hospital.Born in Poirierville,she was the daughter of the late Agapit and Annie(Poirier)Baccardax.She was a member of St.Hyacinth Roman Catholic Church,D'Escousse;member of CWL and the ladies auxlliary,Mulgrave.She was involved in many other charitable organizations.She is survived by two daughters,Mrs.Loretta MacDonald Poirierville; Mrs.Marie MacDonald,Stellarton;son,Raymond Victor,Kingston,Ont. three  sisters,Mary Bella(Mrs.Joseph Bonna),Mrs. Margaret Ann Bona,both of Poirierville;Mrs.Ada O'Neil,Halifax;16 grandchildren;11 great grand- children.She was predeceased by her husband,Victor E.;son,Nicholas;four
brothers,Wilfred,Joseph,Martin,Cornelius;two sisters,Carolyn,Armenia. The body is in St.Hyacinth Roman Catholic Church,visiting 2-4,6:30-9:30pm today,11am Tuesday where funeral will be 2pm Tuesday,Rev.John
MacDonald officiating.Burial will be in parish cemetery.Donations may be made to St.Hyacinth Cemetery Fund
or any charity.



May 13, 1992
JOSEPH ALEXANDER COGSWELL

Joseph Alexander Cogswell, 62, Evanston, died Wednesday, May 13, 1992 at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish.  Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Nelson and Rosina (Proctor) Cogswell.  He was employed with Stora Forest Industries and was a member of the Canadian Paper Makers Union, Local 972.  He was also a member of St. Francis de Sales Church, Lower River Inhabitants and Cape Nova Council 7924 Knights of Columbus.  He is survived by his wife the former Marie McNamara, one daughter, Elaine (Mrs. Gary Boudreau), Evanston; three sons, Andrew, Raymond, Evanston, Ernie, at home; four sisters, Marjorie Sleep, Evanston, Theresa (Mrs. Charles McNamara), Bridgewater, Carol (Mrs. Joseph Galetti), Weston, Ont., Delores (Mrs. John Matthews), Black River; four brothers, James, Port Hawkesbury, Lester, Evanston, Phillip, Upper Leitches Creek, Nelson, Toronto; nine grandchildren.  He was predeceased by a granddaughter, five sisters, Betty, Eleanor, Pearl, Linda, Geraldine, one brother, John.  He was predeceased by a granddaughter, five sisters, Betty, Eleanor, Pearl, Linda, Geraldine, one brother, John.  The late Mr. Cogswell is in the Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury with visitation today and Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9.  The funeral mass will be held Sunday at 1 p.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church with Rev. P. Murphy officiating.  Interment to be made in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Whiteside.  Memorial donations may be made to St. Patrick’s Cemetery Fund or any charity.


November 3, 1995  (The Cape Breton Post)
M. THELMA CAMPBELL (nee White)

M. Thelma Campbell, 64, Sydney, died November 3, 1995, at home in Sydney.  Born in Whiteside, Richmond Co., she was a daughter of the late Duncan A. and Mary Margaret (Cameron) White.  Trained as a nurse, she graduated from St. Martha’s Hospital in 1953.  She worked at St. Rita’s Hospital, as well as hospitals in the Boston area prior to being married.  She was very involved in St. Joseph’s Church Parish activities where she was president of the Catholic Women’s League and a eucharistic minister.  Volunteer work was a part of her life in many facets including Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society, and Cape Breton Right to Life.  Surviving are her husband, John Colin; daughters, Clare (Mrs. Gordon H. MacDougall), North Sydney; Ann, Sydney; sons, Colin, Toronto; Dr. Peter, Singapore; Paul, Halifax; Ian, Sydney; sisters, Marie (Mrs. Doug Peacocke), Dartmouth; Anita (Mrs. William Hurd), Jean (Mrs. Ivan Jenkins), of Brantford, Ont.; Patricia (Mrs. John MacKenzie), Antigonish; brother, Francis, Whiteside; two grand-daughters.  She was predeceased by a sister, Clare McArthur.  Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Sunday in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel.  Funeral 11 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph’s Church, Rev. Alexander MacNeil officiating.  Burial in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.



 

Oct. 27, 97   page C04

CARTER, Finley Joseph
CARTER, Finley Joseph - 58, Sampsonville, Richmond Co., died Saturday, October 25, 1997, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Sampsonville, he was a son of the late Clifford and Elizabeth (Sampson) Carter. He was a fisherman and a member of St. Peter's Parish, St. Peter's. He is survived by his wife, the former Doris LeBlanc; sons, Floyd, French Cove; Russel, Sampsonville; sisters, Beatrice (Mrs. Rennie Burke), French Cove; Bertha (Mrs. Peter Burke), Melinda (Mrs. Dan Fougere), Sampsonville; brothers, Anthony, Montreal; George, Charlie, Clifford and twin brother, Lin, all of Sampsonville; grandchildren, Candace, Travis and
Matthew; several nieces and nephews. Visitation 10 a.m.-9 p.m. today in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral service 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Francis Cameron  officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society, Strait Richmond Hospital or Dr. Kingston Memorial Clinic.



Jared Charles Anthony Clarke - June 11, 1998
Clarke, Jared Charles Anthony - 6 month old son of Douglas Charles Clarke Jr. and Sherry-Lee Ann Fougere, Lower Sackville, Died June 11, 1998, in IWK-Grace Health Centre. Surviving are sister, Megan, at home; maternal grandparents Earl and Mary-Jane Fougere, Lower Sackville; paternal grandparents, Doug and Irene Clarke, Lower Sackville; paternal great-grandmothers, Evelyn Clarke, Bedford; Emma Jennings, Halifax; maternal great-grandmothers, Mary Pay, Lower Sackville; Adelaide Fougere, Halifax; maternal great-grandfather, Percy Pay, Aylesford, numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by paternal great-grandfathers, Stanley Jennings, Charles Clarke; maternal great-grandfather, Wilfred (Ginger) Fougere. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville. Funeral 11
a.m. Monday in St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church. Burial in Oakridge Memory Gardens. Donations to IWK Research Foundations.



Sept. 28, 1998; page B16

CAVANAGH, Laura Jane - 89, Martinique, Richmond Co., died September 25, 1998, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Arichat, she was a daughter of the late Cesar and Minie Jane (Shannon) Forgeron. Surviving are sisters, Mary P. Deyoung, Dorothy Sampson, Martinique; brother, Stanley Martinique; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her first husband, James; second husband, Wallace W.; brothers, Godfrey, Alexander, Raymond; sons, Charles, four in infancy. Funeral 11 a.m. today in St. Hyacinth Catholic Church, D'Escousse, Rev. Yvan Loignon officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. Donations to any charity. Arrangements entrusted o IML Funeral Services, Petit-de-Grat.



 

Feb. 03, 1999; page C16

CARPENTER, Rosalie Marie - 38, Louisdale, Richmond Co., died February 2, 1999, in Strait  Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Louisdale, she was a daughter of Rita (Sampson) Baigent, Halifax, and the late Arthur Baigent. Surviving are her companion Sam Savoury, D'Escousse; daughter, April; sons, Richard, Michael, all at home; sisters, Cheryl Ann, Sydney; Linda, Patsy, Rita (Mrs. D.J. Hill), Donna, all of Halifax; Theresa, Louisdale; brothers Arthur, Wayne, Louisdale; Willie, Halifax. She was predeceased by paternal grandparents, Harry and Margaret (Diamond) Baigent; maternal grandparents, Alphonso and Adeline (Samson) Sampson. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, 1-2:30 p.m. Thursday, in the Glen Sampson Memorial Room, Louisdale. Funeral 3 p.m. Thursday in St. Louis Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Charles Cameron officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. Donations to the family. Arrangements entrusted to C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat.



July 26, 1999

CLOREY, William Francis - 77, Arichat, formerly of West Arichat, Richmond Co., died July 23, 1999, in St. Anne Community and Nursing Care Centre, Arichat. Born in West Arichat, he was a son of the late William and Alma (Meunier) Clorey. He is survived by sons, Doug (Marion) and grandchildren, John, Christina, Monica, and Clara Jane, all of Nine Mile Creek, P.E.I.; Mike (Kanina) and grandchildren, Jolan, Kolton, Preston and Haiden, all of West Arichat; brother, George (Estelle), West Arichat. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Blanche Marchand. Cremation has taken place. There will be visitation in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat,
today from 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held in Immaculate Conception Church, West Arichat, Tuesday at 10 a.m., Rev. Bruno Ruel officiating. Burial of cremains to follow in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Celiac Association, Halifax Chapter.


August 17, 1999

CARTER, Grace Elizabeth Melvina - Sampsonville, died August 16, 1999, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Our mother joined her loved ones in Heaven. We were blessed to have such a wonderful mother, friend and sister for 68 years. She surrounded us with an atmosphere of love and caring. Born in Sampsonville, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Margaret (Sampson) Sampson. She was a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church. She was a member of Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Branch 47. She was a volunteer at Richmond Villa and was involved in teaching children as a catechist. She volunteered and dedicated her time to many community events. She is survived by her husband, Simon Carter; sons, Bradley (Sue), and Todd (Michelle), all of Ottawa; Sheldon (Michelle), Sampsonville; daughters, Arlene Cotton (Billy), Wendy Landry (Aubrey), all of Sampsonville; Annabel Boudreau (Michael), River Bourgeois; Lorelei Marchand (Kenneth), Louisdale; stepdaughters, Karen Davis (Bob); Kimberly Boudreau (Blaine), all of Port Hawkesbury; stepsons, Michael Carter (Jan), Los Angeles; Jason Carter (Karen), Halifax; sisters, Melinda Deveau, Richmond Villa; Mary Margaret "Peggy" Savoy, St. Peter's; Genevieve Carter (George), Lila Carter (Charlie), all of Sampsonville; Beatrice Stone (John), St. Peter's; brothers, Daniel Yugh "D.Y.", Whiley, Theodore, all of Sampsonville; 14 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her first husband, James Carter; son and guardian angel, Bartholomew; brothers, Enos, Bernard, Patrick, Martin; sisters, Melinda in childhood, Delrosa Savoy. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. today, 2-9 p.m. Wednesday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral mass will be held 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Francis Cameron officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations to the Kirk Boudreau Trust Fund or Canadian Cancer Society


March 06, 2000

CHISHOLM, Mildred Violet - 95, Richmond Villa, St. Peter's, formerly of Grand Greve passed away very peacefully Saturday, March 4, 2000. At the time of her death, she was a patient in the Strait Richmond Hospital, lovingly attended by her two daughters, Theresa Krumrie, Amherst and Margaret (Jackie) Morrison, Point Edward. She is survived by sister, Hittie MacNeil, St. Peter's; brother, James Bouchard, Port Hawkesbury. Violet had five grandchildren, Thomas, Montreal, Que.; Violet, Hampton, N.B.; Chuck, Saint John, N.B.; Heather, Parrsboro; Stephen, Amherst. She was a great-grandmother of six. She was predeceased by son, Clifford Bouchard,
in 1957, and husband, James W. Chisholm, in 1981. Visitation was held Sunday, March 5, in Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral mass will be held 2 p.m. today, March 6, in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Frances Cameron officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.


July 06, 2000

CAMPBELL, Felix Bernard - 92, died July 4, 2000, in Strait Richmond Hospital, after a brief  illness. Born in L'Ardoise, he was a son of the late Martin and Justina (Boucher) Campbell. He worked for many years in the Halifax area and retired after 33 years service with Nova Scotia Light and Power in 1972. On retiring he moved back to the family home in L'Ardoise with his first wife Mary (James) who predeceased him. He was also predeceased by his second wife Agnes (Mombourquette) Deveau; an infant son of his first marriage, Joseph; sisters, Cecelia, Bertha, Minnie and Dora; brothers, Lawrence, Henry, Cornelius, Leonard and James. Surviving
to miss him are sister, Theresa Myatt, Florida; daughter, Ruth, Sackville; sons, John and Joseph, both of Ontario; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Visitation 2-4, 7- 9 p.m. today in L'Ardoise Funeral Home. Funeral mass 2 p.m. Friday in Holy Guardian Angel Church, L'Ardoise, Rev. Gregory Sampson officiating. Donations in his memory to Activity Dept-Richmond Villa. Arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.


July 15, 2000

COOK, Harry William - 78, River Bourgeois, formerly of Lequille, Annapolis Co., passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2000, at home. Born June 3, 1922, in West Brook, U.S.A., he was a son of the late Austin and Dorothy (Spears) Cook. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Parish, River Bourgeois, a veteran of the Second World War, and also a 50 year and life member of Royal Canadian Legion, Somme Branch 31, Dartmouth, having served as president, vice- president, and house chairman. He also received the Meritorious Service Award. He was a heavy equipment operator at CFB Shearwater, a member of the 50 Plus Club and Union president, HMS Shearwater. Surviving are his wife, the former Madeline (Sampson) Beranger; step- daughters, Beverly (Al) Carmichael, Dartmouth; Ursula (Ian) Campbell, Halifax; Carol (Ren) Beaver, Sherbrooke, Guysborough Co.; son, Kenneth (Gloria) Cook, Dartmouth; step-sons, Alphonse Beranger, Fairview; Gregory (Judy) Beranger, PEI; brothers, George, Austin (Junior); grandchildren, Patricia Cook, Jacqueline Cook, Dartmouth; great-grandchildren, Chanell, Bryton. He was predeceased by his first wife, Kathleen Nauffts. Visitation was held Thursday evening in River Bourgeois. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m., Legion Tribute Service, 7:30 p.m., both
today in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. Graveside committal service, 2 p.m. Saturday, July 15, in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens, Rev. Joseph MacKinnon officiating. Reception to follow in Atlantic Funeral Home Reception Centre. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, 5523 Spring Garden Rd., Suite 204, Halifax, NS, B3J 9Z9, or a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home and Atlantic Funeral Home.


January 02, 2001

CAMPBELL, John Roy - The death occurred on Saturday, December 30, 2000, of John Roy Campbell age 75 of The Points, West Bay at the Richmond Villa, St. Peters. Born in The Points, West Bay, he was the son of the late Alex John and Susan (Morrison) Campbell. He was the beloved husband of Jean (Parker) and father of Darlene and grandfather of Roy. He is also survived by sister, Margaret (Mrs. Stanley Parker), North Sydney. He was predeceased by one son infancy. Visitation will be in Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peters today from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral will be held in Black River United Church Wednesday at 2 p.m., Rev. Keith Adams
officiating. Burial in MacKay Cemetery, St. George's Channel. Arrangements under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peters



March 26, 2001
CONRAD, Derek Graham
CONRAD, Derek Graham - 28, Cole Harbour, passed away Monday, March 26, 2001, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Halifax, he was a son of Graham Conrad and the late Diane (Evong) Conrad. He is survived by brothers, David
and Craig; grandfather, Finley Evong; many wonderful and supportive aunts, especially Dawn, Gloria, Barbara Anne and Marlene; as well as numerous uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his maternal grandmother, Melinda (Sampson) Evong and paternal grandparents, Ray and Lillian (Adams) Conrad. He enjoyed all sports and played minor and high school hockey in Cole Harbour. He graduated from Cole Harbour High School and went on to attain a Bachelor of Commerce degree from St. Mary's University. He was a certified St. John Ambulance instructor and at the time, was enrolled at Edison
College studying nutritional consulting. He will be greatly missed by family and friends, especially his kindness, smile and love for life. Visitation will be today, March 28 from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, March 29 from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, March 30 in Pope John XXIII Church, Colby
Drive, Cole Harbour, Father John Williams officiating. Burial will take place in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Reception in the funeral home following the interment. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Youth Help Line through the administration office, 422-2048.


Clarke, Lillian Marie-
The funeral for Lillian Marie Clarke took place May 21, 2001, at St Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Petit de Grat, with
Rev. Bruno Ruel officiating.She was the daughter of the late Henri Albert Boudreau and Josephine Martell,born sept 9,1918, in Sampson's Cove,and died Mar 30, 2001 in Florida, USA.She was predeceased by brothers Clifford and Willard,half brother
Joseph Etienne, half sister Marie Elizabeth Landry.,her husband Emile Clarke predeceased her june 26, 2000.Surviving are her brother Harry at Samson's Cove, and numerous nieces and nephews. Burial was in Star of the Sea Cemetery, Petit de Grat.

Monday, September 10, 2001

CALDER, Ann Philomen - 84, St. Peter's, passed away September 9, 2001, in Richmond Villa, St. Peter's. Born in French Cove, she was a daughter of the late John and Catherine (Robertson) Fougere. She was a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, St. Peters Alter Society, Bonnie Brae Senior Citizens Club and the Red Cross Society. Surviving are
daughters, Shirley (Phonse) Cotie, St. Peter's; Sally (Billy) Latimer, St. Peter's; Betty (Martin) Touesnard, Roberta;
son, James, London, Eng.; stepsons, John (Annie), St. Peter's; Robert (Charlotte), British Columbia; Clarence (Sheila), Lake Ainslie; 19 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; brothers, Ernest (Joan), French Cove; Charles (Polly), French Cove; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, James; sister, Margaret (Tan) Bonnar. Visitation will be today 2-4,
7-9 p.m. in Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Duncan MacIsaac officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to the Richmond Villa Activity Fund or Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Alex A. Morrison
Funeral Home, St. Peter's.


Wednesday, February 13, 2002

CAPE, Betty - 75, Arichat, passed away peacefully February 11, 2002, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Hull, England, January 27, 1927, she was a daughter of the late George and Alice (Rowland) Cook. Betty was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Those that knew her will remember her kind spirit and cheerful attitude. She is survived by her husband of 50
years, William "Bill" Cape; daughter, Joyce (Blaire) Forgeron; son, Richard (Rhonda); grandson, Kyle; granddaughter, Kayla, all of Arichat; sisters, Helen, Joyce, Lilly, Annie; brother, Herbert, all of Hull, England. She was predeceased by sister, Alice; brothers, George, Charlie, Kenny. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, February 16, in St John Anglican Church, Arichat, Archdeacon Peter MacRae officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the Strait Richmond Hospital Palliative Care or Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. On-line condolences may be made to the family at: c.h.boudreau@ns.sympatico.ca


Monday, March 4, 2002

COX, George Foster - 80, 105 Smith Ave., Truro, passed away March 3, 2002, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in Port Royal, Richmond Co., he was the son of the late Wilfred and Marie (Theriault) Cox. Foster was president of Fosco Contracting Services Ltd. for 35 years. He was past president of the Truro Golf Club, Truro Curling Club and Nova Scotia Roofers Association. He was a veteran of the Second World War and a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Colchester, Branch 26. In later years, his passion was baseball. He is survived by his wife, the former Colleen Marie Coyle; daughter, Trudy, Truro; sons, Peter (Gail), Vancouver; Michael and friend Carolyn, North River; Paul and friend Denise, Truro; Colin
(Adriana), Toronto; granddaughter, Emily, Greenfield; grandson, Jessie, Greenfield; sister, Natalie (Roy) Morrison, Pugwash; mother-in-law, Esther Taggart, Halifax; brothers-in-law, Gerry Coyle, Bedford; Rickey (Jean) Coyle, Purcells Cove; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by granddaughter, Margaret "Maggie". Visitation will be held today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Truro. Funeral mass Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Truro, Father Ronald Cairns officiating. Burial at a later date in Robie Street Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to Colchester Regional Hospital Foundation.



Monday, September 16, 2002

CAMPBELL, Charles Joseph - 72, L'Ardoise, passed away September 14, 2002, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Walter Arthur Campbell and Marie Elizabeth Mombourquette, and stepfather Francis Mombourquette. He served in the Merchant Navy, then in Customs for 37 years until he retired in July 1982. He was a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 110 and L'Ardoise Men's Club. He was one of the founding members and first fire chief of L'Ardoise Volunteer Fire Department. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Helen (Barrett); sons, Francis and Charlie in infancy. Surviving are son, George (Marlane); grandson, Joshua, Halifax; brother, Harry (Nettie), Halifax; sisters, Dorothy Daniels, Toronto; Madlyn (Clayton) Skerry, Manitoba; stepbrothers, Michael (Barbara), Walter (Susan); stepsister, Robin (David) Biggs, all of Halifax. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, September 17, in Holy Guardian Angels Church, L'Ardoise, Rev. John MacIntyre officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Donations may be made to the L'Ardoise Volunteer Fire Department or Kingston Medical Clinic.



May 19, 2001

Clarke, Lillian Marie-The funeral for Lillian Marie Clarke took place May 21, 2001, at St Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Petit de Grat, with Rev. Bruno Ruel officiating. She was the daughter of the late Henri Albert Boudreau and Josephine Martell, born sept 9,1918, in Sampson's Cove, and died Mar 30, 2001 in Florida, USA. She was predeceased by brothers Clifford and Willard, half brother Joseph Etienne, half sister Marie Elizabeth Landry, her husband Emile Clarke predeceased her june 26, 2000.Surviving are her brother Harry at Samson's Cove, and numerous nieces and nephews. Burial was in Star of the Sea Cemetery, Petit de Grat.


Stanley P. Cordeau – 1982
Sydney Mines – Stanley Perry Cordeau, 58, of 44 Convent Street, Sydney Mines, died Thursday in Northside General Hospital, North Sydney.  Born in Sydney Mines, he was a son of Emma (Fortune) and the late Jean Pierre Cordeau.  A lifelong resident of Sydney Mines, he was a member of Immaculate Conception parish.  He was a navy veteran of the Second World War and a former employee of Seaview Golf Club, North Sydney.  Surviving are seven sisters, Mary (Mrs. Arthur Crane), Chateauguay, Que.; Theresa (Mrs. Elmer Doiron), St. Peter’s; Sister Geraldine, CND, and Sister Agnes, CND, both of Holy Angels Convent, Sydney; Sister Anna, CND, Innisfail, Alta.; Detta (Mrs. Ted Haley), Sydney Mines, and Betty, at home: five brothers, Daniel, Montreal; Francis, Dartmouth; Joseph, Sydney Mines; Rev. Leo, Vermillion, Alta., and Charles, Belleville, Ont.  He was predeceased by a brother John.  The body will be in George R. Francis and Son’s Funeral Home, Sydney Mines.  Funeral arrangements are incomplete.

Thursday, October 17, 2002

CAMPBELL, Daniel N. "Dannie" - 90, a resident of Richmond Villa, St. Peter's and formerly of Johnstown, Richmond Co., passed away with his family by his side on Wednesday, October 16, 2002, in the Villa. Born in Johnstown, he was a son of the late Neil and Katie (Campbell) Campbell. Dannie was a carpenter all his life and in his early years worked at the Steel Plant in Sydney, then he worked around Cape Breton and built many homes and barns. He was a member of Sacred Heart Parish, Johnstown. Dannie was a very sociable man who had a great love for Scottish music, Gaelic singing and fishing from his
loved boat in Bras D'Or Lakes. He is survived by his sister, Mary Catherine Gerrior, Johnstown; nieces, Pat (Vince) McNamara, Annie White (Pius), Whiteside; Mary Josephine McNamara (Terry), Evanston; Jean McNamara (Blair), Evanston; nephews, George Gerrior (Mary Anita), Johnstown; Neil Gerrior, Johnstown; 13 grandnieces and nephews; 11 great-grandnieces and nephews; special namesake, Dannie McNamara. He was predeceased by his brothers, Joseph and Roddie; brother-in-law, Joe Gerrior; grandnephew, Gordie. Donations in his memory may be made to Richmond Villa or a charity of choice. Time of funeral and hours of visitation will be announced later. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.


Friday, October 18, 2002
CAMPBELL, Daniel N. "Dannie" - 90, a resident of Richmond Villa, St. Peter's and formerly of Johnstown, Richmond Co., passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2002, in the villa. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. today in Sacred Heart
Church, Johnstown, where funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, October 19, Rev. Joe Gillis officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.


Tuesday, September 3, 2002

CAMPBELL, Helen - 71, L'Ardoise, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2002, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of Ada Barrett and the late George Barrett. She is survived by her husband, Charles, L'Ardoise; son, George (Marlane) Hubley, Nova Scotia; grandson, Joshua; sisters, Margaret (Bill) Fitzpatrick, Blanche (Joe) Noade, Jean
(Aurele) LéClerc. Besides her father, she was predeceased by sister, Marie Felix. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 4, both in Holy Guardian Angels Church, L'Ardoise, Rev. John MacIntyre officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations to Strait Richmond Hospital Foundation. Arrangements are under the direction of Alex A.
Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.

 October 17, 2002
Addition to yestedays Obit.
Complete Obits:

In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

Thursday,
CAMPBELL, Daniel N. "Dannie" - 90, a resident of Richmond Villa, St. Peter's and formerly of Johnstown, Richmond Co., passed away with his family by his side on Wednesday, October 16, 2002, in the Villa. Born in Johnstown, he was a son of the late Neil and Katie (Campbell) Campbell. Dannie was a carpenter all his life and in his early years worked at the Steel Plant in Sydney,
then he worked around Cape Breton and built many homes and barns. He was a member of Sacred Heart Parish, Johnstown. Dannie was a very sociable man who had a great love for Scottish music, Gaelic singing and fishing from his loved boat in Bras D'Or Lakes. He is survived by his sister, Mary Catherine Gerrior, Johnstown; nieces, Pat (Vince) McNamara, Annie White (Pius), Whiteside; Mary Josephine McNamara (Terry), Evanston; Jean McNamara (Blair), Evanston; nephews, George Gerrior (Mary Anita), Johnstown; Neil Gerrior, Johnstown; 13 grandnieces and nephews; 11 great-grandnieces and nephews; special namesake, Dannie McNamara. He was predeceased by his brothers, Joseph and Roddie; brother-in-law, Joe Gerrior; grandnephew, Gordie. Donations in his memory may be made to Richmond Villa or a charity of choice. Time of funeral and hours of visitation will be announced later. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.

Friday, October 18, 2002
CAMPBELL, Daniel N. "Dannie" - 90, a resident of Richmond Villa, St. Peter's and formerly of Johnstown, Richmond Co., passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2002, in the villa. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. today in Sacred Heart Church, Johnstown, where funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, October 19, Rev. Joe Gillis officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Funeral
arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.




CAVANAGH, Laura Jane - 89, Martinique, Richmond Co., died September 25,1998, in Strait ,Richmond Hospiral, Evanston.  Born in Arichat, she was a daughter of the late Cesar and Minie Jane (Shannon) Forgeron.  She is survived by her sisters, Mary P. Deyoung and Dorothy Sampson, both of Martinique; brother, Stanley, Martinique; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her first husband, James: second husband; Wallace W.; brothers, Godfrey, Alexander, Raymond and Harvey; sons, Charles and four in infancy.  Funeral 11 a.m. today in St.,Hyacinth Catholic Church; D'Escousse, Rev. Yvan Loignon officiating.  Burial to follow in the parish cemetery.  Donations may be made to any charity.  Arrangements are entrusted to IML Funeral Services, Petit-de-Grat.




Richmond woman dies at 100
CORDEAU, Madame Josephine  100, Poirierville, Richmond County, died May 30 in Sydney City Hospital.  Born in Poirierville, she was a daughter of the late Agapit and Annie (Poirier) Baccardax.  She was a member of St. Hyacinth Church, D'Escousse.  She was a member of the Catholic Women's League and the ladies auxiliary, Mulgrave. She was involved in many charitable organizations. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Loretta MacDonald, Poirierville; Mrs. Marie MacDonald, Stellarton; a son, Raymond Victor, Kingston, Ont.; three sisters, Mary Bella (Mrs. Joseph Bonna), Mrs. Margaret Ann Bona, both of Poirierville; Mrs. Ada O'Neil, Halifax; 16 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her husband, Victor E.; a son, Nicholos; four brothers, Wilfred, Joseph, Martin, Cornelius; two sisters, Carolyn, Armenia. The funeral was held June 2 in St. Hyacinth Church, with burial in the parish cemetery

In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaer.

Friday, June 6, 2003

COTE, Gordon Alexander - 64, Grand Greve, passed away peacefully June 5, 2003, in Strait Richmond Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Grand Greve, Richmond Co., he was a son of the late Donald "Dan" and Elizabeth (Barron) Cote. Gordon was a former piper with the Black Watch Regiment R.C.A. He was a member of the Cape Breton Symphony Orchestra. Hewas a well-known fiddler and teacher. Gordon is survived by brothers, Alfred (Donna), St. Peter's; Dan (Alice), Halifax; Nicholas (Annie), Victoria, B.C.; sisters, Mrs. Margaret Harris, Hants County; Mrs. Anna Kerman, Moncton; Mrs. Mildred Roy, Truro; Mrs. Theresa LeBlanc, Ontario; Mrs. Norma Heppenstall, Ontario. Besides his parents, Gordon was predeceased by brothers, Jeremiah, Gordon, Edgar, Albert, Russell, Lauchlin, Gerard, John J.; sisters, Katie and Helen. Cremation has taken place. Visiting 2-9 p.m. Sunday, June 8, in Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Funeral 2
p.m. Monday, June 9, in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Duncan MacIsaac officiating. Donations in memory to Strait Richmond Hospital Palliative Care Unit, Evanston. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.

Try this one from the Cape Breton Post.

Friday, June 06, 2003
Gordon A. Cote 64, Grand Greve
Gordon Alexander Cote, 64, passed away peacefully on June 5, 2003, at the Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, surrounded by his loving family.  Born in Grand Greve, Richmond County, he was the son of the late Donald (Dan) and Elizabeth (Barron) Cote. Gordon was a former piper with the Black Watch Regiment RCA. He was also a member of the Cape Breton Symphony Orchestra. He was a well known fiddler and teacher. Gordon is survived by his wife the former Gladys Stone; four sons, Roger, Halifax, Glen (Kathy), Dartmouth; Darrin, St. Peter's and Dwayne, Halifax; two special daughters, Ann Cortolla, Ontario and Carol Martell, L'Ardoise and four grandsons, Brandon, Nicholas, Nathan and Jeremy. He is also survived by three brothers, Alfred (Donna), St. Peter's, Dan (Alice),Halifax and Nicholas (Annie), Victoria, B.C.; five sisters, Mrs. Margaret Harris, Hants Co., Mrs. Anna Kerman, Moncton, Mrs. Mildred Roy, Toronto, Mrs. Theresa LeBlanc, Ontario and Mrs. Norma Heppenstall, Ontario.
Besides his parents, Gordon was predeceased by brothers, Jeremiah, Gordon, Edgar, Albert, Russell, Lauchlin, Gerard, John J. and sisters, Katie and Helen. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be Sunday, June 8, from 2-9 p.m. at the Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peters. Funeral will be held 2 p.m. Monday, June 9, at St. Peter's Catholic Church, St. Peters, with the Rev. Duncan MacIsaac officiating. Donations may be made to the Palliative Care at Strait Richmond Hospital,
Evanston. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's

In "CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.
 Tuesday, December 9, 2003
 
CALDER, Gladys Catherine - The death occured of Gladys Catherine Calder in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, Saturday, December 6, 2003, in her 94th year. Formerly of St. Peter's and Kentville, she was born in French Cove. She was a daughter of the late Catherine and Gilbert Sampson. She is survived by her children, John Smith (Faye) Calder, Kentville; Catherine (Charlie) Laundrie, Dundee; Alister Smith (Melba) Calder, Cape George, Cape Breton; grandchildren, Susan Murray (Michael), Comox, B.C.; Cheryl Neville (David), Lower Sackville; Paul Calder (Rosemarie), Mississauga, Ont.; Craig Calder (Lindsay), Carleton Place, Ont.; Sharon Laundrie, Kanata, Ont.; Brian Laundrie (Leslie), Ottawa; 10 great-grandchildren; sisters, Agnes Sampson, St. Peter's; Evangeline Gouthro, Dartmouth. She was predeceased by her husband, Alister Smith Calder Sr.; brothers, Augustus, Wilfred, Vincent; sisters, Amelia MacDonald, Mathilda Houghton. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. Service to be held in St. Peter'„ø

In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.
 Saturday, February 14, 2004
 
GOSWELL, Carol Lillian - 47, River Bourgeois, died suddenly at home February 11, 2004. She was a daughter of Robert and Barbara LeLacheur. Also surviving are seven brothers and sisters and seven children. She was predeceased by her husband, John. Memorial mass will be held 11 a.m. today in St. John the Baptist Church, River Bourgeois, Rev. Reg Curry officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home. Donations may be made to Palliative Care Unit, Strait Richmond Hospital. "You will be sadly missed and loved forever, Shanon."

 In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

Friday, June 11, 2004
CLEVELAND, Louise A. - 83, Halifax, passed away June 9, 2004, comfortably at home. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Elizabeth (Poirier) Paté, which was later changed to Pottie (formerly of L'Ardoise). She is survived by brother, William V. (Dorothy) Pottie, Glendale; niece, Linda Jewers, Ecum Secum; great-nieces, Evelyn, Port Dufferin; Marion Jewers, Halifax. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Henry; brothers, Edmund and Francis Pottie; sister, Mary Lohnes. No visitation by family request. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 12, in J.A. Snow Funeral Home Chapel, 2666 Windsor St. Burial in St. John's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Lawrence's Roman Catholic Church, Dutch Village Road, Halifax.

He died Sep 25, 1985.

Chronicle Herald, Friday, 27 September 1985.

LITTLE ANSE - John William Clannon, Little Anse, Richmond County, 79 died Wednesday in Strait-Richmond Hospital. Born in L'Ardoise, he was a son of the late Hugh and Alexina (Sampson) Clannon. He was postmaster of Little Anse, Sampson's Cove, for 27 years, retiring in 1971. He was a member of St. Joseph's Society, Petit de Gras. He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Evangeline Samson; a daughter, Geraldine (Mrs. Hubert Martell), Pondville; three sisters, Anna (Mrs. Narcisse Briand), Montauk, N.Y.; Mary (Mrs. Ambrose Boudreau), Halifax; Leontine (Mrs. Lawrence Samson), Petit de Gras; a brother, Hughie, Little Anse; three grandchildren. He was predeceased by two sisters, Catherine and Sarah; four
brothers, George, Benedict, Raymond and Peter. The body is in St. Joseph's Church, Petit de Grat, where funeral mass will be
10 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Star of the Sea Cemetery, Petit de Grat.


CAMERON, Delia Marie (Nee Pottie) At the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on March 18, 2006. Delia in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Archie Cameron. Cherished mother of Claire (Frank) Morello, Sharon (Harry) Mulgrew, Peter (Elaine) Cameron, Bruce (Wendy) Cameron and the late Leo Cameron. Loving grandmother of Jennette (William) Atkinson, Michelle Cameron, Peter-Jay (Tammy) Cameron, Sherri (Steve) Grace, Ryan (Jackie) Cameron, Blake Cameron, Tyler Cameron, Reanna Cameron, Kyle Morello and Matthew Morello. Dear great grandmother of three great grandchildren. Dearest sister to Mildred (Raymond) Burke, Peter (Sylvia) Pottie and the late Hilda (Lawrence) Burke. Arrangements by MacCoubrey Funeral Home 30 King St. E Cobourg. Donations can be made by cheque to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, St. Michael's Catholic Church or the Kidney Foundation. Condolences received at www.maccoubrey.com


In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

Tuesday, March 28, 2006

CONRAD, Leo Francis "Sonny" - 63, passed away peacefully March 27, 2006, surrounded by his loving family in QEII Health Sciences Centre. He was a son of the late Leo and Florence (Bowman) Conrad. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Jeanette (Sampson); daughter, Ann Marie (Wells); sisters, Grace (Ron Murphy), Eileen Connors, Joan (Ron Hogan), Maureen (Fred Wile); brothers, Brian and Mike (Rhonda); many special nieces and nephews. Sonny was a member of the Plumbers Union Local 56 for 42 years and owner of Leo's Plumbing and Heating. Together with his wife and son-in-law, John, he managed the business for 18 years. Sonny will be remembered for his wonderful smile, his quiet wisdom and the wonderful kindness that he shared. He was a wonderful husband, great Dad and father-in-law, and loving grandfather "Puppy". He will be missed by family and many friends. We would like to thank the staff of 6A, VG Site, QEII, for the exceptional care they provided. We are truly grateful. He touched our lives and we are privileged to call him husband, father, grandfather and friend. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Funeral mass will be held on Thursday, March 30, at 10 a.m. in St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Armdale. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. E-mail condolences: snowfh@alderwoods.com


CLOREY, Marie Estelle
CLOREY, Marie Estelle - 83, West Arichat, passed away on September 11, 2006, in St. Anne's Community and Nursing Care Centre, Arichat. Born in West Arichat, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Minnie (Babin) Fougere. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, George William; son, Curtis (Mary), Langley, B.C.; daughters, Sylvia Bourn, Dartmouth; Carol Doucet (Wayne), Bedford; Rose Surette, Bedford; Katherine Wilson (Gerald), Fall River; sisters, Loretta Bona, Arichat; Beatrice St. Laurent, Que.; brother, Francis (Mabel), Halifax; eight grandsons; one granddaughter; four great-grandsons; one great-granddaughter. She was predeceased by son, Joseph Curtis in infancy; sisters, Lena Hunter, Alice Forgeron; brothers, Wilfred, Walter, Alzear, Gus, Leonard; sons- in-law, Keith Bourn, Kevin Surette. Visitation will be held Thursday from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, West Arichat, with Father Gary MacPherson officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of choice. A special thank you to Donna LeBlanc, Noreen Paupin, Annette Fougere, Nancy Cameron, Kanina Clorey, and to our family, many friends and neighbours for their kindness, love and support given to Mom during this difficult time. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home Ltd. Arichat. On-line condolences can be sent to the family at: www.chboudreau.com


In :THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper, Tuesday Oct. 10, 2006.
CLANNON (Samson), M. Evangeline - Of Arichat, formerly of Little Anse, passed away Sunday, October 8, 2006, at her residence in St. Ann's Community & Nursing Care Centre, Arichat, at the age of 86, after an extended illness. Born in Petit de Grat, she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Mary Alvina (Samson) Samson. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She served as postmistress in Little Anse for many years prior to her retirement. She is survived by daughter, Geraldine Martell, Pondville; granddaughters, Darlene (Tony Morrell), Bristol, Tenn.; Lorelei, Halifax; and grandson, Joey (Lena Urqhart), Arichat; great-grandchildren, Luke and Grayson, as well as adopted brother, Francis Samson, Petit de Grat, and special companion, Francis Martell. She was predeceased by husband, John; son-in-law, Hubert; brothers, Lawrence (in infancy), Arthur (Margaret) and Lawrence (Leontine). Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. today and 12:30-1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 11, in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Petit de Grat, Father Duaine Devereux officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Ann's Community & Nursing Care Centre, Arichat. On-line condolences can be sent to the family at: www.chboudreau.com


In "The ChronicleHerald" Halifax newspaper, Fridday Dec. 28, 2007.
COSMAN, Kenneth Gregory Sr. - River Bourgeois. It is with sadness that the family of Kenneth Cosman announces his peaceful passing on December 27, 2007, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Mabou on April 19, 1930, he was a son of the late Earl, Anne and Jessie Cosman. Ken lived in River Bourgeois for the past 49 years. Kenneth began his career at the Royal Bank in Port Hood and Sydney Mines, and then went on to become the manager of the Nova Scotia Liquor Commission in St. Peter's. Ken also had his own insurance business. After his retirement in 1986, Ken and Mary enjoyed many years of traveling and camping. Ken was an avid reader and loved going for walks, fine crafts and Celtic music. He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 55 years, Mary (Cholock) Cosman; children, Debra (David) Digout, Kenny (Joanne) Cosman, Maureen (Neil) Burke, all of River Bourgeois; Brenda (Jeff) Bourque, Mount Uniacke; grandchildren, Tanya, (Chris) Boudreau, Halifax; Christian (Pam) Digout, Edmonton; Shauna Digout, Halifax; Tasha Lynn Burke, Toronto; Joel Burke, Halifax; Alisha Burke, Antigonish; great-grandchildren, Ella and Addison Boudreau. He also leaves to mourn his brothers, Billy (Linda) Cosman, Detroit; Donald Cosman, Mabou; Earle Cosman, Halifax. Visitation will be held today from 2-5 and 6-9 p.m. in River Bourgeois Community Funeral Home, River Bourgeois. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. in St. John the Baptist Church, River Bourgeois, with Rev. Everett MacDow officiating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to River Bourgeois Community Funeral Home, St. John the Baptist Church or Strait Richmond Palliative Care Society. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home in Arichat. To send condolences to the family, or to light a candle in Ken's memory, can be done by going on-line at: www.chboudreau.com


Carlson, Virginia Marie-It is with great sadnesswe announce the accidental death of Virginia (LeBlanc) at age 77 in Sterling heights, Michigan. Beloved mother of Christiana (Daniel) Donnellon and Vanessa Pilarowski. Cherished grandmother of Jason, Justine, Melissa, Andrew and Shannon; and great Grandmother of Hanna, Harry Jr, Arnold, Daniel and Seth. Dear friend  of Morris Logghe. Predeceased by parents, Wilfred and Gladys LeBlanc of Louisdale, and brothers Wilfred Jr, Peter, Francis.Dearly remembered by sisters- Evelyn Boudreau, Violet Burke, Angus LeBlanc, Louise Campbell, and brothers- Clarence, Earl and Lester LeBlanc. Virginia was born in Warren, Michigan and at an early age, returned to Utica, Michigan, where she married her late husband, Eugene and Had her family. She will always be remembered for her great love and devotion to her daughterd, grandchildren and great grandchildren and her many friends. Service was held in Uticah, Michigan on Feb 28, 2008, followed by a celebration of life at her residence in Sterling Heights.

This obit was in ""The Reprter,


Cape Breton Post
Feb 1, 2012
Roger Covin
Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed in: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: January 29th, 2012
It's with great sadness that the family of Roger Covin announce his sudden passing on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Ernest and Josephine (Wyrwas) Covin. Roger enjoyed playing guitar and spending time with his friends and family. He is survived by two sons, Roger (Allison) and Gregory (Natasha); two granddaughters, Ashley and Norah; his former wife, Elaine Covin, and his partner Shirley; three brothers, Hubert (Sandra), Terry and Leo (Josephine); four sisters, Evangeline (Robert) Crane, Charlotte (Allie) Ley, Patricia MacLean (Billy), Cathy Covin (Brian); and by numerous nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his daughter, Crystal, and his brother, Clifford. Visitation will take place from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012, at S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday Feb. 3, 2012, at the funeral home chapel. There will be a reception following the service. Interment will take place at Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks. Online condolences may be made on our web page at www.chantfuneralhome.com
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