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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.
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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.
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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.
(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.
Died after August 1957 and before June 1978
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)
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)
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,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
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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.
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
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
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: email@example.com
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.
October 17, 2002
Addition to yestedays Obit.
In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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
This obit was in ""The Reprter,
Cape Breton Post
Feb 1, 2012
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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