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The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 12/07/95

HAYES, Roderick James - infant son of Roderick James and Michelle Lynn (Bonin) Hayes, Evanston, died December 6, 1995, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Surviving are sister, Shaylynn, at home; paternal grandmother, Mrs. Gloria Hayes, Lower River Inhabitants; maternal grandparents, Herman and Lorraine Bonin, D'Escousse; paternal great-grandmother, Mrs. Mildred Langille, Lower River Inhabitants; maternal greatgrandparents, Mrs. and Mrs. Alphonse Samson, Cape Laronde. He was predeceased by paternal grandfather, Roderick Hayes; paternal greatgrandfather, Emmett Hayes. Visitation 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral 3 p.m.
Saturday in St. Francis de Sales Church, Lower River Inhabitants, Rev. Peter
MacLeod officiating. Burial in parish cemetery.


The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/28/96

HAGEN, A.N. (LILLIAN)
HAGEN, A.N. (Lillian) - 98, Halifax, died October 26, 1996, in QE II Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site, after a short illness. She was a daughter of the late Captain and Mrs. Paul Landry. She was born in Arichat and came to Halifax in 1917. She was senior matron of immigration at Pier 21 for 25 years. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Marie Cameron, London, Ont.; Therese, at home; Agnes (Mrs. Melvin Allen), Head of St. Margarets Bay; Pat (Mrs. Charles Backman), Hubbards; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Memorial service to be announced at a later date.



The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/24/97

HUNTER, IDA MAE

HUNTER, Ida Mae - The children of Ida Mae Hunter express with deep sorrow the passing our mother and our friend, peacefully on Wednesday, October 22, 1997, at her home in Burlington, Ont. Born September 21, 1918, in Poulamon, the
daughter of Henry Fougere and Mary Alexina (Landry), a resident of Halifax for 60 years, where she raised her family with her late beloved husband, James Garfield Hunter. She is deeply loved and missed by her daughters, Beverly (Mrs. Massoud Kaye), West Palm Beach, Fla.; Karen (Mrs. Donald Mullins), West Bloomfield, Mich.; Janet (Mrs. David Cassidy), Burlington; Denise (Mrs. Rupert Gleason-Beard), Ottawa, Ont.; son, Blair, Basking Ridge, N.J.; sister, Anne Celia Nelms, Escondido, Calif.; god-daughter, Sister Marie Fougere, Rogersville, N.B. Nana will always be loved and sadly missed by her grandchildren, Joseph, Susan, Meisha, Michael, Sheila and Julie. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Monday in Cruikshank's Halifax Funeral Home, Robie Street. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. & quot; Good
Ste. Anne, pray for us."


The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/28/96

HAGEN, A.N. (LILLIAN)
HAGEN, A.N. (Lillian) - 98, Halifax, died October 26, 1996, in QE II Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site, after a short illness. She was a daughter of the late Captain and Mrs. Paul Landry. She was born in Arichat and came to Halifax in 1917. She was senior matron of immigration at Pier 21 for 25 years. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Marie Cameron, London, Ont.; Therese, at home; Agnes (Mrs. Melvin Allen), Head of St. Margarets Bay; Pat (Mrs. Charles Backman), Hubbards; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Memorial service to be announced at a later date.


Feb.11,1978
Died Feb. 9, 1978  (source: Janice Kean)
MRS. G. HULFORD (nee Mary Viola Sampson)

Mrs. Gordon Hulford, 64, of 558 George Street, died Thursday night in City of Sydney Hospital.  The former Mary Viola Sampson of Louisdale, she was a daughter of the Lawrence and Zelia Sampson.  Besides her huysband, Mrs. Hulford is survived by one daughter, Lillian (Mrs. Tom O’Flaherty), Amherst View, Ont., and one son, Gordon Jr., Sydney; four grandchildren; four brothers, Joseph, Louisdale, James, Halifax, Lawrence, Petit de Grat, Abraham, St. Peter’s; four sisters, (Obelin) Mrs. William Marchand, (Margaret) Mrs. Wilfred Linden, (Virginia) Mrs. Tom Hall, all in Sydney, (Rita) Mrs. Godfrey B. Marchand, Toronto.  She was predeceased by her sister Cecilia (Mrs. Gilbert Sampson).  Her body rests at T.W. Curry’s Parkview Chapel, 755 George Street.  Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Sunday in Sacred Heart Church, and interment will take place in Resurrection Cemetery.


Reginald Hillier Aug 11, 1980
Reginald Hillier, 57, of 2 Bryden Avenue, Halifax, died Sunday in Camp Hill Hospital. He was born in Brunette, Nfld., a son of Mrs. Bella (Fiander) Hillier of St. Peter's Cape Breton, and the late Ely Hillier. He was chief engineer with Eastern Canada Towing for more than 20 years. Surviving besides his mother are his wife, the former Thelma Brenton; a son Reginald, Spryfield; two brothers, Harold, Halifax; Robert, Ottawa; a sister, Jane (Mrs. Edward Bowers), River Bourgeois; and two grandchildren. The body is in the J. Albert Walker Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in
Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield, Rev. Jack Tattrie officiating. Burial will be in Emmanuel Cemetery, Sussex Street. Family flowers only. Donations May be made to the Emmanuel Church Memorial Fund.

HIMELMAN,Eva Carolyn-Monk Road,Lunenburg Co.,formerly of Dartmouth,died 24 November,1996,in South Shore Regional Hospital,Bridgewater.Born in Arichat,Richmond Co.,she was a daughter of the late Albert and Fannie(Sampson)Burton.Surviving are several nieces and nephews.She was predeceased by her husband William Donald(Don);brothers,Russell,Carl,Everette;sisters,Frances,Hazel.Visitation 7-9p.m.today in R.A.Corkum Funeral Home,Wileville,and 2-4,7-9p.m.Wed- nesday in C.H.Boudreau Funeral Home,Arichat.Funeral 2p.m.Thurday in St.John's Anglican Church,Arichat,Rev.Gloria McClure Fraser oficiating Burial in St.John's Anglican Cemetery,Arichat.Family flowers only.Don ations to Pleasantville Baptist Church,Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia or any charity


  October 26, 1996

Hagen(Landry),A.N.(Lillian)-98,Halifax,died October 26, 1996.in the QE 11 health Sciences Centre,Infirmary Site,after a short illness.
She was a dau. of the late Captain and Mrs. Paul Landry.she was born in Arichat and came to Halifax in 1917.she was a senior matron of immigration at Pier 21 for 25 years.she was the last surviving member of her immediate family.surviving are daughters,Mrs. Marie Cameron, London,Ont.;Therese,at home;Agnes(Mrs.Melvin Allen),Head of St. Margarets Bay;Pat(Mrs.Charles Backman),Hubbards;numerous grandchildren.great-grandchildren and g-g-grandchildren.She was predeceased by her husband,Arthur Nicolas.memorial service to be announced at a later date


Nov. 23, 1998

HILCHIE, Charles 'Charlie' Robert Forsey - 74, Fall River, died Thursday, November 19, 1998, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Charles T. and Harriett (Forsey) Hilchie. He retired from the Halifax Fire Department after 29 years of service. He was a longtime member of St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church, Fall River. Surviving are his wife, the former Jeanette Pertus; niece Joyce Holland, Hamilton, Ont.; brother-in-law, John and wife Trudy, Halifax; sister-in-law, Susan Murphy, D'Escousse. He was predeceased by  stepsister, Margaret Wournell. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 11 a.m.
Wednesday, November 25, in St. Hyacinth's Roman Catholic Church, D'Escousse. Burial to follow in parish cemetery


June14, 1999; page B14

HARKER, Rose Anna "Rosie" - age 69, of Lower l' Ardoise, died unexpectedly on June 12, 1999, at home. Born in L'Ardoise, Richmond Co., she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Angeline (Mombourquette) Peters. She was a member of the Holy Guardian Angel Parish, L'Ardoise. She was active in her community as a member of the l'Ardoise Fire Department
Auxilary; the Ladies Social Club; the Seniors Jolly Club; the Annual l'Ardoise Festival; and past long time member of the l'Ardoise Legion Ladies Auxilary. Rosie was employed for several years with the l'Ardoise Parish as housekeeper. She will be forever remembered as a wonderful mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. She is survived by daughters, Myra O'Brien
(Raymond), Gladys Harker, Janet Landry (Paul), Sally Briand (Paul), Paula Sampson (Leo), all of L'Ardoise; Mary Sudeyko (Sam) Ont.; Edyth MacDonald (Graham), Bedford; Cecille Chapaveau, Sackville; sons, Keith (Simone), Weston (Linda), all of Sackville; Gary (Josie), Halifax; Chester (Shirley), John (Rosie), Glenn (Nadine), all of l'Ardloise; sister, Sadie Sampson (Lorenzo), l'Ardloise; brother, Edward Peters (Fran), Timberlea; 32 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Roy Keith, daughter, Carol; son, Ivan; grandson, Michael; granddaughter, Erin; sister, Marion Jeans. Visitation will be today, June 14, 2-9 p.m., Tuesday June 15, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., both in l'Ardoise Funeral Home. Funeral mass will be held Wednesday, June 16, at 10 a.m. in Holy Guardian Angel Church, l'Ardloise, with Rev. John MacIntyre officiating. Donations may be
made to the W.B. Kingston Memorial Clinic, l'Ardloise, l'Ardoise Fire Department, or the charity of choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peters


November 19, 1999

HART, Roberta Elizabeth - 70, West Arichat, Richmond Co., died November 18, 1999, in the home of her daughter Rosemary Landry, West Arichat. Born in Canso, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Martha (Ryan) Kavanagh. She was employed with I.J. Whitman's, Canso, for many years. Surviving are daughter, Rosemary Landry, West Arichat; son, Robert, Port Royal; sisters, Letitia Gerroir, Mulgrave; Annie Rhuland, Lunenburg; one grandson. She was predeceased by her husband, Clarence Robert; sister, Margaret Meade; brother, Maurice Kavanagh. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Funeral 10 a.m. Saturday, in Immaculate Conception Church, West Arichat. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society.  November 29, 1999.


December 13, 1999

HOLLAND, Mary Evelyn - 81, Halifax, passed away December 11, 1999, in the VG Site, QEII. Born in River Bourgeois, Richmond Co., she was a daughter of the late William and Minnie (Burke) Richard. She was a member of St. Catherine's Roman Catholic Church and a former member of the CWL. She is survived by brothers, Vincent Richards and wife Edith, Halifax; William and wife Mildred, River Bourgeois; sisters, Lillian Kidney, Ottawa; Emily Tardiff, Cape Breton. She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas W. Holland. Funeral service will be held 9 a.m. today, in St. Catherine's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Raymond March officiating.
Cremation to follow. Burial will be at a later date in St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church cemetery, River Bourgeois. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice. Arrangements entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, Halifax


Feb. 18, 2000

HASEY, Cecilia Anne - 76, Northwood Manor, Halifax, formerly of Washington St., New Glasgow, died Wednesday, February 16, 2000, in the QEII Health Sciences Centre. Born in Lundy, Guysborough Co., she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Catherine (Gerrior) Pettipas. She was a resident of Northwood Manor, Halifax, for the past year and a half, prior to which she had resided in New Glasgow for fifty years. She was a former long-time employee of Bagnell's Laundry. She was a member of St. Gregory's Roman Catholic Church, New Glasgow. She is survived by daughter, Barbara Nicholson, Truro; grandchildren, John Nicholson, Halifax;
Anita Kelloway, Fresno, Calif.; Brad Westerman, at home, Truro; great-grandson, William; and brother, Leonard Dunfield, Falmouth. She was predeceased by a son, Leonard. Her remains will rest in H.W. Angus Funeral Home, New Glasgow, visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today. Funeral mass will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Gregory's Roman Catholic Church, New Glasgow. Burial in Holy Cross Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch, or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.


March 21, 2000

HEARN, John Michael Sr. - 91, 114 Kennedy Ave., Sydney, formerly of Bentinck Street, died March 20, 2000, in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, he was a son of the late Patrick and Annie (Cleary) Hearn. He was a lifelong member of Sacred Heart Parish, Sydney. He was a respected member of the business community in Sydney since 1930, initially operating a taxi business and then he became a hotel operator, running the Royal Hotel on the Esplanade for over 30 years, retiring in 1974. Surviving are son, John Jr., with whom he resided; sister, Mrs. Margaret Brackett, Halifax; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren He was
predeceased by his wife the former, Catherine Boucher; son, Patrick Charles; granddaughter, Danielle; seven sisters, one brother. No visitation. Cremation has taken place. Funeral 9 a.m. Thursday in Sacred Heart Church, Rev. Anthony O' Connor officiating. Burial in Holy Cross Cemetery, Sydney. Arrangements entrusted to T.W. Curry Parkview Chape.


December 31, 2000

HEARN, Valerie Eva - 77, Arichat, Richmond Co., died December 29, 2000, in the Strait Richmond Hospital in Evanston. Born in Poirierville, she was a daughter of the late Everette and Eva (Bona) Petitpas. Surviving are daughters, Elizabeth, Dartmouth; Linda, Rocky Bay; Mildred, Arichat; son, Jack, Janvrin's Island; sister, Bernice Carr, Fall River; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John Hearn; brothers, Isaac, Arthur Petitpas. Visitation 11:30-12:30 p.m. today in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home. Funeral 1 p.m. today in St. Hyacinth Church in D'Escousse, Rev. Bruno Ruel officiating. Burial in St. Hyacinth
Parish Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society



 

February 07, 2001

HAYNE, Edward Morrison - 71, Petit de Grat, Richmond Co., died January 31, 2001, in the Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Country Harbour, Guysborough Co., he was a son of the late Rufus and Marjorie (Hodgson) Hayne. He is survived by his wife, the former Valerie Boudreau; daughters, Marion Mury and husband Anthony, West Arichat; Carol Marryatt and husband Russell, Petit de Grat; sister, Donalda MacEachern, Lower South River, Antigonish Co.; and a brother, Douglas, Country Harbour; grandchildren,
David, Justin, Jason and Laura. He was predeceased by daughter, Laura and a brother, Lewis. Memorial service was held Saturday, February 3, 2001, at 11 a.m. in St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Petit de Grat, Rev. Yvan Loignon officiated. Burial of ashes at later date. Donations to Strait Richmond Hospital or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.



In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

April 23, 2001

HARTFORD, Edith Mae - 82, died April 20, 2001, in The Richmond Villa Nursing Home, St. Peter's. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late James and Rebecca Alice (Jodrey) Haliday. She is survived by daughters, Alice (Ludger) Boudreau, West Arichat; Ester (Walter) Horsman, Dartmouth; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph; sister, Margaret; son, Reginald. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a later date in St. Augustine Anglican Church, Conquerall Bank. Burial of cremains to follow in the church cemetery. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia. Funeral is entrusted to the compassionate care of I.M.L. Funeral Home, Petit de Grat.


Saturday, September 15, 2001

HALBOT, Beatrice Sophia - 92, Halifax, passed away Thursday, September 13, 2001. Born in River Bourgeois, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin and Jane (Burke) LeBlanc. Beatrice is survived by sisters, Florence Halbot, Halifax; Stella Nelson, Dartmouth; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Leonard, Clarence, James, Norman, Clifford,
Hilery, Douglas, Edgar LeBlanc; sisters, Anna LeBlanc and Lena Landry. By Beatrice's request there will be no service.


Wednesday, February 6, 2002

HARDING, Anthony E. "Tony" - 79, 34 Fairmeadow Rd., Wilmington, Mass. 01887, died February 1, 2002. Born in D'Escousse, Cape Breton, Tony was a son of the late Walter and Evangeline (Fougere) Harding. He was a resident of Massachusetts for most of his life. Tony had a home in Poulamon where he spent his summers. Tony will be greatly missed
by all who knew him. Tony is survived by his wife, Marie L. (Fougere); daughter, Dale (Michael) Brazell, Wilmington, Mass.; grandchildren, Amanda, Patrick; sisters, Mildred (Edward) Boudreau, Poulamon; Mary (Helen) D'Orazio, East Boston; brother, Joseph (Earl) Harding, Portsmouth, N.H.; sister-in-law, Viola Gould, Poulamon; uncle, Willard (Naomi) Fougere,
Poulamon; aunt, Evelyn Poirier, Poulamon; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Annie
(Harding) Ranson; stepbrother, Jim Gould. Funeral arrangements in care of W.S. Cavanaugh & Son Funeral Home, 374 Main St. (Rt. 38), Wilmington, 7:45 a.m. today with funeral mass at 9 a.m. in St. Dorothy's Church. Interment in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. For guest book and directions please visit www.cavanaughfuneralhome.com

Friday, August 16, 2002
HAYNE, Mary Valerie - 74, Petit de Grat, died August 15, 2002, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Petit de Grat, she was a daughter of the late Raymond S. and Prudence Boudreau. She is survived by her daughters, Marion (Antoine), West Arichat; Carol (Lawrence), Petit de Grat; stepson, Joseph (Linda), Poulamon; grandchildren, David, Justin, Jason, Laura,
Brittany. She was predeceased by her husband, Edward; daughter, Laura; brothers, Eddie "the fiddler", Clement, Placid. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, August 17, in St. Joseph's Parish Church, Petit de Grat, Rev. Yvon Loignon officiating. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice.


Tuesday, August 13, 2002

HOLLAND, Mary Margaret - 87, Halifax, died August 11, 2002, in QEII Health Sciences Centre. Born in Cape Breton, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Alvina Landry. Surviving are daughters, Doris Holland, Sandy (Ron) Hodgson, Karen (Richard) Kays, all of Halifax; brothers, Quinten Landry, Louisdale; Raymond Landry, Little Anse; sisters, Lucille Landry, Halifax; Theresa Marchand, Rhode Island; Muriel (Max) Pardy, Delta (Frederick) Martel, both of Cape Breton; grandchildren, Cindy, Lisa, Cheryl-Ann, Derek, Jason; great-grandchildren, Brittany, James, Megan, Jessica, Nicholas, Cassandra, Riley. She was predeceased by her husband, William; two children in infancy; sisters, Rose, Vangie, Margaret, Bertha-Mae. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cruikshank's Funeral Home, 2032 Robie St., Halifax. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary's Basilica, Rev. John Williams officiating. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice. On-line condolences may be made to: www.funeralscanada.com/homes/cruikshank Special thanks to Mary's niece, Cora for all her help.


HOLLAND, Mary Margaret
    HOLLAND, Mary Margaret - 87, Halifax, died August 11, 2002, in QEII Health Sciences Centre. Born in Cape Breton, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Alvina Landry. Surviving  are daughters, Doris Holland, Sandy (Ron) Hodgson, Karen (Richard) Kays, all of Halifax; brothers, Quinten Landry, Louisdale; Raymond Landry, Little Anse; sisters, Lucille Landry, Halifax; Theresa Marchand, Rhode Island; Muriel (Max) Pardy, Delta (Frederick) Martel, both of Cape Breton; grandchildren, Cindy, Lisa, Cheryl-Ann, Derek, Jason;great-grandchildren, Brittany, James, Megan, Jessica, Nicholas, Cassandra, Riley. She was predeceased by her husband, William; two children in infancy; sisters, Rose, Vangie, Margaret, Bertha-Mae. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cruikshank's Funeral Home, 2032 Robie St., Halifax. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary's Basilica, Rev. John Williams officiating. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice. On-line condolences may be made to:
www.funeralscanada.com/homes/cruikshank Special thanks to Mary's niece, Cora for all her help.


  • In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

    Wednesday, June 4, 2003

    HANSON, Harold Joseph "Hap" - 81, Halifax and Lower L'Ardoise, Cape Breton,passed away suddenly but peacefully Sunday, June 1, 2003, in Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII. Born in Halifax, September 27, 1921, he was a son of the late William and Bridget (Walsh) Hanson. "Hap", as he was known, was always up for a party and good times. In his younger years, he
    loved to dance, sing and play the ukulele. A veteran of the Second World War, Hap proudly served his country as a member of the Princess Louise Fusiliers and twice was wounded in action. Following the war, he joined theR.C.M.P. Marine Division, until the call of overseas service beckoned once again. At the outbreak of the Korean Conflict, Hap re-enlisted in the army as a member of the North Nova Scotia Highlanders, 27th Brigade. Eventually, he became a drill sergeant in the Black Watch, training recruits in both Aldershot and Gagetown. After retiring in 1966, he worked at H.M.C.S. Dockyard, Halifax. Hap was a member of the Black Watch (RHR) of Canada Association, the Black Watch Mess and The Chief's and P.O.'S Mess, Windsor
    Park and Stadacona. After 40 years of membership in the L'Ardoise Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 110, he transferred to the Calais Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 162, Sackville. Surviving are daughters, Juanita (Michael) Healy, Dartmouth; Deborah (Jay) Campbell, Calgary; Robyn (Ron) Peterson, Cambridge; grandchildren, Adriane Healy, Halifax; Evan Peterson, Japan; Lyle
    Peterson, Halifax; great-grandson, Cameron Healy-Comeau. Hap is also survived by sisters, Geraldine (Jack) Johnston, Middle Sackville; Joan Holman, Stewiacke; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Evangeline in 1977; daughter, Bridget Rebecca in infancy; brothers, Daniel, William and Arthur; sisters, Florence, Anna-Mae and Marion. No visitation. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Cruikshank's Funeral Home, 2032 Robie St., Halifax. Memorial celebration will take place 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Halifax, Father Michael Walsh officiating. Reception to follow in the Sackville Legion. Burial of ashes will take place in Mount Calvary Cemetery, L'Ardoise, at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 8. Memorial donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia would be greatly appreciated. On-line condolences may be sent to: cruikshanks@funeralscanada.com


  • In The Halifax Chronicle Herald
    Tuesday, December 9, 2003
     
    HINCH, Mary Teresa "Nan" - 84, Halifax, passed away December 7, 2003, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Halifax, December 13, 1918, she was a daughter of the late Simon and Annie (Boudreau) Sampson. A long resident of Halifax, she enjoyed life to the fullest with many friends. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by her son, Harold Edward; grandchildren, Edward, Tammy, Cindy, Ron "Harold"; stepgrandchildren, Gerard, Denise, Larry and Jack. She was predeceased by her husband, Harold G.; sisters, Angline and May. We would like to thank Alice and Donna for all their help. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Wednesday in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. On-line condolences to: 1016@alderwoods.com


    Tuesday, October 5, 2004
    The Halifax Herald Limited
     

      HINES, William Albert "Bill"
     HINES, William Albert "Bill" - 61, Princeville, passed away Sunday, October 3, 2004, in  Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in Ingonish, he was a son of the late Hugh and Alfretta  (Hawley) Hines. He worked at the Heavy Water Plant for 18 years as a carpenter and he was also a self-employed contractor. He was a former union brother of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local No.1588. He was a member of St. Margaret's Roman Catholic Parish, West Bay Road. He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Bonnie (Sampson); daughter, Laurie (Phil Marchand),  Antigonish; sons, Billy Joe (Nicole), West Arichat; Johnny (Martha Matheson), Bedford; Tommy (Jill), Sackville; Jason (Jenell Peach), Port Hawkesbury; sisters, Evelyn (Tom) Donovan, Ingonish; Wilena (Joe) Doucette, West Bay; grandchildren, Emma, Kobe, Sam, Corey, Colton, Connor, Breanne, Morgan, Faith; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Norma; brothers, Melvin, Harold, Tom, Raymond and Dave. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Wednesday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port
    Hawkesbury. Funeral mass will be 2 p.m. Thursday, in St. Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, Father Allan MacPhie officiating. Burial in the  parish cemetery. Donations in Bill's memory may be made to St. Margaret's Building Fund or St.
    Margaret's Cemetery Fund. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at: www.haverstocks.com


    In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

    Monday, October 25, 2004

    HANSEN, William Ernest "Bill" - 88, Halifax, died Saturday, October 23, 2004, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax. Born in L'Ardoise, Cape Breton and raised in Halifax, Bill was a son of the late John (Johannes) and Annie (Morvan) Hansen of Halifax. While still in his teens, Bill began working as a longshoreman on the Halifax waterfront. During his more than 50 years as a longshoreman, most of them as a foreman, Bill was an active member of the International Longshoremen's Association holding various executive positions. He was a member of a team of Halifax longshoremen who traveled to various Great Lakes ports in the United States in 1959 and 1960, to assist in the development of personnel to service ports of the newly opened St. Lawrence Seaway. Bill held a lifetime membership at Windsor Park Sergeant's Mess, where he competed successfully in many dart tournaments over the years. Bill was also a huge fan of boxing and baseball. He is survived by children, son, Fred (Vonnie); daughter, Chris (Claude Carter), all of Halifax. He is also survived by grandchildren, Sean Hansen, Heather Hansen-Dunbar, Jill Carter and Alex Carter, all of Halifax; sisters, Nora Granter and Marie Hansen; brothers, Edward Hansen and Gerald Hansen, all of Halifax; as well as many nieces and nephews. Bill was predeceased by his wife, Elizabeth Lillian "Lil" (Brigley) in 1997; by brothers, Walter in 1988, Raymond and Fred both killed in 1940 in the service of their country; and a brother and sister in infancy. Bill is resting in Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax, where the family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today, and 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Wednesday in Saint Agnes Roman Catholic Church, 6903 Mumford Rd., Father Lloyd O'Neill officiating. Interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. Family flowers only. If so desired, a donation in Bill's memory made to QEII Health Sciences Centre Foundation (please specify Unit 8.1, the New Halifax Infirmary), 1278 Tower Rd., Halifax NS B3H 2Y9, would be appreciated. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
     


    In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Haliax newspaper.

    Tuesday, April 04, 2006

    HORNE (Boudreau), Sophie Mae - 91, Halifax, passed away peacefully in Maplestone Enhanced Care, Halifax, April 2, 2006. Born in Cape Breton on January 10, 1915, she was a daughter of the late Wilfred Boudreau and Ellen Jane Boudreau. Her family moved to Halifax when she was approximately five years old. Sophie will be remembered by many for the years she ran a rooming house in the south end of Halifax and her association with Horne and Company Grocery Store. She is survived by her daughter, Janis (Gerald) George, Halifax; son, Arthur (Dianne) Horne, Bedford; son-in-law, Jon Little, Tantallon; sisters, Ina, Dorothy, both of Halifax; Jean Whitehead, Greenwood; grandchildren, Douglas (Tracy) Gilbert, Janis Geraldine, both of Tantallon; Karen Parsons, Halifax; Heather (Peter) Christensen, Hong Kong; Jerry (Angie) Horne, Fall River; Susan (Michael) Ford, Sackville; Andrew (Sara) Horne, Bedford; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Sophie was predeceased by her husband, Gerald; daughter, Sandra Little; brother, Leo Boudreau; granddaughter, Joanne Horne. A very special thanks to the staff of Maplestone Enhanced Care for their dedication and care given to Sophie during her 21 months at the nursing home. Visitation will be today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St. Funeral mass 10 a.m. Wednesday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lakeside, Rev. Jim Richards officiating. Cremation will take place after the service with interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of choice. E-mail condolences: snowfh@alderwoods.com


    In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper, Thursday, April 20, 2006

    HOLLETT, Genora Ann - 93, Halifax, passed away April 19, 2006, in Saint Vincent's Guest House. Born in River Bourgeois, Cape Breton, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Seraphine (Sampson) Pate. Genora was a founding member of St. Catherine's Parish. She was active with many charities including Northwood Care, Meals on Wheels and St. Vincent de Paul Society. She was a skilled knitter and self-taught seamstress, and her talents will be appreciated for years to come. She was an avid card player, alley bowler and lawn bowler. Genora was a past member of St. Mary's and Wanderers Lawn Bowling Clubs. She will long be remembered for her sense of humour. She is survived by her children, Rosalee, British Columbia; Donna (Peter Coade), Glenn (Sandy), Carol (Ian Glasgow), Lynne (Joe MacLean), all of Halifax; sisters, Murial Martell, Jean Connell, Bernice Richards, Evelyn MacMillan; brother, Raymond; grandchildren, Beth, Donald, Catherine, Jay, Colin, Graham, Heather, Arlene, Matthew, James, Steven, Kris, Nik, Ian Jr., Timothy, Carmen, Natalie, Melanie; 17 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Genora was predeceased by her husband, Frederick; sons, Earle and Ross; sisters, Eva Richards, Gertrude Pate, Lily Pate, Helen Nickerson, Edna Burke; brothers, Arthur, Joseph, and Gerald. Arrangements are entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax, where visitation will be held 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral mass will be 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, Father Thomas White officiating. Reception to follow in Atlantic Funeral Home and interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Vincent's Guest House, 2080 Windsor St., or for granddaughter, Catherine Power, and may be given directly to the family. St. Vincent's Guest House was a place Genora fondly called home. The family sincerely wishes to thank the staff for years of quality care. On-line condolences may be made at: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


    In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper.

    Tuesday, July 04 2006

    HILL, Gary V. - 49, Troy, Inverness Co., formerly of Janvrin's Island, Richmond Co., died Saturday, July 1, 2006, as the result of a motor vehicle accident. Born in Arichat, he was a son of Grace (Dorey) (Hill) Pilgrim and the late Gordon M. Hill, and stepfather, Lewis Pilgrim, Port Hastings. Gary was a mechanic employed with Midway Motors and had a passion for antique cars and motorcycles. Surviving are sister, Betty Campbell and husband Bill, Antigonish; brother, Douglas Hill and wife Brenda, Troy; nieces and nephew. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday in St. David's United Church, Port Hastings, Rev. Wilfred Pelley officiating. Burial in St. David's Cemetery. Donations in memory of Gary may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at: www.haverstocks.com


    In "THE CHRONICLE-HERALD" Halifax newspaper, Saturday Dec. 30, 20006.
    HART, Jean Loretta - 63, Janvrin's Harbour, passed away in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, on December 28, 2006, with her loving family by her side. Born on Janvrin's Harbour, she was a daughter of the late Walter Gus and Mary Alma (Boudreau) Dorey. She is survived by her husband, Gerald Francis Hart, Janvrin's Harbour; sons, Kevin (Danielle), Louisdale; Derrick (Paula), Janvrin's Harbour; stepson, Gerald, Kirkton, Ont.; stepdaughter, Brenda Feltmate (Burt), Canso; sisters, Viola Tyrell (Jimmy), Arichat; Agnes Goyetche, Musquodoboit Harbour; Bertha Boudreau, Louisdale; Isabelle LeJeune and Sandra Clancy (John), both of Mulgrave; brothers, Angus, (Pearl), Lower Sackville; Joseph (Mabel), Pictou; Amedee, L'Ardoise; George (Doris), Janvrin's Harbour; eight grandchildren. She was predeceased by sisters, Theresa Dorey, Helen Dorey, Violet Dorey; brothers, Clifford and Alfred. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 2, from 2-9 p.m. in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. A memorial service to celebrate the life of Jean will be held Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, West Arichat, with Rev. Gary MacPherson officiating. Burial to take place in the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery, West Arichat. Memorial donations can be made to Strait Richmond Palliative Care Society. On-line condolences can be sent to the family at: www.chboudreau.com


    HALL, Zachery Calvin Raymond
    HALL, Zachery Calvin Raymond - 10, Halifax, passed away peacefully in IWK Health Centre on February 15, 2006. Born in Halifax, he was a son of Calvin Hall, Ottawa, and Lisa (Mark) Kinslow, Halifax. Zachery was an energetic student at Prospect Elementary School, where he enjoyed outside sports, computers and spending quality time with his friends. Zachery valiantly battled adrenoleukodystophy (ALD) for several months. He is survived by sister, Meghan; brother, Bretton, both of Halifax; grandmothers, Evelyn Boudreau, Isle Madame, Richmond Co., and Phyllis Hall, Arnprior, Ont. He will be sadly missed by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by grandfathers, Leonard Boudreau and Bill Hall. Zachery will always be remembered for his strength, bravery and loving spirit. Zachery's family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to those who cared for him in his difficult times, especially the staff at IWK Health Centre. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Homes, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax, where visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today. Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Catherines of Sienna, Bayers Road. Reception to follow in Atlantic Funeral Home Family Reception Centre. Interment will be in Oakridge Memory Gardens, Sackville, Father Thomas White officiating, assisted by Father Gerald David. In the very near future a Zachery Hall charity will be established, to which donations may be made. On-line condolences may be sent by visiting: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


    Zachary's mother is Lisa Boudreau, d/i Leonard "Hank"
    Boudreau and Evelyn LeBlanc, from Little Anse.
     


    HEARN, Edith Mary "Mother"
    HEARN, Edith Mary "Mother" - 84, Rocky Bay. Our hearts are heavy as we announce the sudden passing of our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother on November 13, 2007, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Antigonish, she was a daughter of the late William John and Minnie Alice (Livingstone) Fraser. Edith was a lady who didn't know how to sit still. From helping to build her dream home at the age of 80, to starting the Rocky Bay Quilter's Club at the age of 82, she was a woman of many strengths and talents. She was a dedicated nurse for almost 30 years. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by daughters, Maria Mury (Francis), Gail Hearn, Alice Fraser (Michael), Ellen Hall; sons, Paul, Leo, Michael (Michelle); grandchildren, Mandy, Kim, Jonathan, Caroline, Michael, Andrea, Nicole, Ryan, Alex, Carolynn, Shawn, Benjamin, Olivia, and great-granddaughter, Ella; as well as her sister-in-law, Hazel Fraser. She was predeceased by her husband of 38 years, Lawrence Alexander "Alex" Hearn; brothers, Doug, Sam, Jim; sisters, Betty and Isabel. Mom will be missed by many close friends and relatives, she was an inspiration, and will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved her. Visitation will be held in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat, this evening from 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to celebrate the life of Edith will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in St. Hyacinth Church, D'Escousse, Rev. Angus MacDougall officiating. Burial to take place in St. Hyacinth Parish Cemetery, D'Escousse. Memorial donations can be made to Strait Richmond Palliative Care Society. To send condolences to the family or to light a candle in memory of Edith, go to: www.chboudreau.com Farewell "Chuckie-


    In "The ChronicleHerald" Halifax newspaper, Tuesday March 04, 2008.
    HEARN, Andrea M. - 24, Dartmouth. Your flame burned out on Sunday, March 2, 2008, and now you are free. But the fire in your soul lives on through your family and friends. You were kind, fun and funny. You would put a smile on the face of anyone who had a bad day. Sarcastic, truthful and spirited, you were what many of us hope to be. You were a fantastic cook, artist and adventurer; your laugh was so funny we will never forget it. Your memories will live on through your friends who knew you best, Carla, Chris, Caroline, Ed, Courtney Amanda, and many others. Your family, Andrea, were always by your side and they will always be some of your biggest fans. You were as colourful as your tattoos, and fiery like the colour of your hair. You were the bravest person we have ever met, courageous and strong, you fought all the fight that you had in you. Leukemia may have taken your life but not your spirit, so go on now, you are free. Your spirit will live on through your family, father, Paul; mother, Edith; brother, Mike; sister, Nicole. Cremation has taken place. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, where visitation will be held 7-9 p.m., Wednesday. Memorial service will be held 2 p.m., Thursday in the funeral home chapel. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leukemia Research Fund of Canada or a charity of choice.
    On-line condolences may be sent by visiting: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


    Chronicle Herald
    May 11, 2011

    HUREAU, Jeannette M. - Parkland Estates, Halifax, passed away in the early morning of Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in the Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Arichat, Cape Breton, she was the youngest daughter of the late Thomas and Martha (Goyetche) Hureau. She was a retired employee of the Royal Bank of Canada, had taught school in Cape Breton and worked for the Federal Govern-ment Department of Fisheries. She was a member of St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church, the Children of Mary and Catholic Women's League. She had a strong and faithful relationship with our Lord. Although she did not have  children of her own, her life was spent caring for other family members from which she derived great happiness and joy. Jeannette was the last surviving member of her immedi-ate family. She is survived by her ne-phews, Gerald (Isabelle) Theriault, Halifax; Carroll (Nancy) Leblanc, Ottawa; nieces, Corrine (Lorenzo) Boudreau, Arichat; Regena (Norm) Atkinson, Ontario; Helen (Tony), West Arichat; Simone Leblanc, Halifax; and Donna (Don) Lystra, Ann Arbour, Mich.; several great nieces and neph-ews and great great nieces and neph-ews and cousins. She was predeceased by several brothers and sisters. Vis-itation will be held on Thursday, May 12 from 6-8 p.m. in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 339 Lacewood Dr., Halifax. Fu-neral mass to take place on Friday May 13 at 10 a.m. in St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church, Rev. John Williams officiating. Burial to take place in Gate of Heaven
    Cemetery, Lower Sackville. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. The family would like to thank the Department of Neurology 8.1, Halifax Infirmary, for the compas-sion and care they displayed toward our
    loved one during her stay. Please visit: www.jasnowfuneralhome.com
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    Chronicle Herald
    Aug 13, 2011
    HEARN (Donahue), Laura - Port Hawkesbury and formerly of Rocky Bay, passed away August 11, 2011, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born June 23, 1921, in Edmundston, N.B., she was the daughter of the late John and Clara (White) Donahue. Lau-ra taught for over 35 years in area schools including Creignish, Janvrin's Island, Rocky Bay, Cap La Ronde, Whiteside and Arichat. She loved to teach, never stopped learning and had a sharp Irish wit till the end. Laura was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She leaves to mourn her children, Claire (Wayne) Lundrigan, Inverness; Sheila Hearn (John MacDonald), Port Hawkesbury; Kevin (Rose), Fox Creek, Alta. and Mark, Rocky Bay; grandchildren, Lori (Francis) Poirier, Inverness; Dawn Lundrigan (Prakash Patel), Blainville, Que.; Jennifer MacDonald (Andrew Boyd), Halifax; Faye MacDonald, Port Hawkesbury; Barrie Hearn, Kelly (Sean) Granigan and Michael Hearn, all of Edmonton, Alta. She also leaves to mourn precious great-grandkids, Chelsea and Ryan Poirier, Inverness. She was predeceased by her husband, Wilfred; twin brother, William and her brothers, Charlie and Bernard. Visita-tion will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday, August 14, in C. H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 15, in St. Hyacinth's Church, D'Escousse, with Father Angus MacDougall officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. Special thanks are extended to the staff of Port Haw-kesbury Nursing Home for the out-standing care and love provided to Laura during her stay there. Thanks also to the staff of Strait Richmond Hospital who made her final illness more of a homecoming and Dr. Collins whose care and wisdom allowed us to have her with us these last months. Memorial donations may be made to the Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home or Strait Richmond Hospital. Arrangements are under the care and di-rection of C. H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. To send condolences to the family or to light a candle in memory of Laura, please go to: www.chboudreau.com
     


    Chronicle Herald
    Dec 12, 2011
    HUBLEY, Viola M. - 82, of Halifax, passed away Saturday December 10, 2011, after a courageous battle with heart and lung disease in the Halifax Infirmary, QEII. She was the daughter of the late James and Angeline Pottie. She is survived by husband, Gerald; daughter, Janet LeBlanc; sons, Jim and Paul; grandchildren, Lindsay and Graham; brothers, Gerald and Maxwell Pottie. She will be greatly missed by her family. There will be  no visitation or funeral service by family re-quest. The family wishes to sincerely thank Dr. Holland and nurses of 8.4 for their care and support. Donations in Viola's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or to The Lung Association. On-line condolences may be sent by visit-ing: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com

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