- Arsenault, Dominic 1903-1945
- Arsenault, Ernest 1915-2002
- Arsenault (LeBlanc), Julia Anne 1913-1998
- AuCoin, Alexandre Patrick 1924-2002
- Aucoin, Alfred Joseph 1943-2001
- Aucoin, Charles A. ?-1988
- AuCoin (LeFort), Elizabeth 1935-1993
- AuCoin, Frederick 1918-1998
- AuCoin (Muise), Mrs. Greg 1922-1981
- AuCoin, Henry 1890-1942
- Aucoin, Joseph Edward 1938-2000
- Aucoin, Lionel 1926-2002
- AuCoin, Louise aged 87
- Aucoin, Marcel J. 1950-1999
- Aucoin (Davis), Mary Jane 1917-2001
- AuCoin (Doucet), Marie S. 1907-2001
- Aucoin, Sr. Marie Therese 1933-1999
- AuCoin, Milton A. 1912-2000
- Aucoin, Placide 1928-1999
- Aucoin, Patrice Wilbert 1927-2000
- Aucoin (Tecklenburg), Ruth Evelyn 1925-1999
- Babin, Alfred 1914-2001
- Baldon (Chiasson), Evelyn D. 1920-2001
- Bennett (Doyle), Annie Jane ?-2002
- Blanchard, Henry 1919-2001
- Boudreau (Chiasson), Cecile 1911-2001
- Boudreau (Poirier), Dora 1928-1999
- Boudreau, Joseph V. Peck 1917-2002
- Boudreau, Léo Honoré 1919-2001
- Boudreau (Poirier), Mathilda 1921-2001
- Boudreau, Roy 1948-2001
- Bourgeois, Anne Mary 1924-1986
- Bourgeois (MacLellan), Annie Mae 1921-2001
- Bourgeois (Desveaux), Antoinette 1916-2000
- Bourgeois, Charles 1935-2000
- Bourgeois (Deveaux), Elvina 1923-2000
- Bourgeois, Eugene 1920-1999
- Burton, Wesley John 1944-2001
- Cameron (MacKeigan), Ada Marguerite 1923-2001
- Cameron, Angus Godfrey 1940-2000
- Cameron (MacNeil), Christena 1910-1987
- Cameron (Matheson), Christene Elizabeth 1909-2001
- Cameron, Christine ?-1987
- Cameron, Daniel Francis 1927-2001
- Cameron, Daniel Roderick 1916-1992
- Cameron, David Edward 1955-1999
- Cameron, Dougald Alexander 1900-1987
- Cameron, Dunbar 1910-1987
- Cameron (Fraser), Edith Matilda 1911-2002
- Cameron, Elsie Catharine 1902-1986
- Cameron (Munro), Ethel 1913-1986
- Cameron, Gerald Thomas 1923-1988
- Cameron, Hattie 1911-1987
- Cameron, J. Edward 1923-1988
- Cameron, James 1912-1994
- Cameron, James Daniel 1912-1988
- Cameron, John Donald 1942-2000
- Cameron, John Edward 1917-2000
- Cameron, John Francis 1918-1998
- Cameron, Lillian Anna 1898-1988
- Cameron (Fraser), Mabel P. 1896-1986
- Cameron (Munroe), Margaret Elizabeth 1940-1998
- Cameron (Cameron), Margaret Murdena 1906-2000
- Cameron (Fraser), Mary Ellen Christina 1890-1987
- Cameron, Murray 1941-1988
- Cameron, Perley 1920-2001
- Cameron, William John 1890-1987
- Cameron, Wilfred 1919-2001
- Campbell (Hannigan), Mary Marcella 1910-2002
- Camus, Arthur Eusebe 1914-2000
- Camus (Haché), Marie Jeanette 1925-2000
- Chaisson, Joseph D. 1879-1949
- Chiasson (Aucoin), Adele M. 1896-1980
- Chiasson (Chiasson) Catherine Mae 1911-1999
- Chiasson, Charlie Joe 1915-1998
- Chiasson, D. George 1931-1999
- Chiasson (Pitts), Eileen E. 1922-2001
- Chiasson (Poirier), Elizabeth 1919-1999
- Chiasson, Joseph Cyril 1921-2001
- Chiasson, Leo 1910-2000
- Chiasson (MacLean), Loretta 1915-2001
- Chiasson (Aucoin), Mary Ann 1908-1999
- Chiasson, Mrs. Mary Anne 1887-1948
- Chiasson (Riley), Myrtle E. 1917-2001
- Chiasson, Paul Alfred 1929-2000
- Chiasson, Pierre 1930-1999
- Chiasson, Simon Charles 1915-1999
- Chiasson, Thomas J. 1936-2002
- Chuppa (Chiasson nee Doucet), Dora E. 1911-2000
- Cormier (MacKinnon), Anna Marie ?-2001
- Cormier, Daniel Ronnie 1970-2001
- Cormier, Dennis 1910-2000
- Cormier, Didace Angus 1914-2001
- Cormier, Dr. John J. 1899-1983
- Cormier (Poirier), Marie A. 1907-1998
- Cosman (Campbell), Jessie Isabel 1911-2001
- Desveaux, Milton 1936-2001
- Deveau, Joseph H. 1926-1993
- Deveau, Thomas Damase 1887-1935
- Deveaux, John Joseph 1921-2000
- Doucet, Jean Thomas 1931-1999
- Doucet (AuCoin), Marie Antoinette 1911-2001
- Doucet, Philias 1921-2000
- Doucette, Joseph Felix 1928-2000
- Doucette, Medrick 1902-1944
- Dunn (MacKinnon), Mary A. 1879-1945
- Ferguson (MacLean), Rosa ?-1942
- Gillis (LeBlanc), Corrine 1963-2000
- Gillis, Daniel J. 1919-2000
- Gillis, Mary Catherine 1925-2002
- Gillis, Neil John 1923-2000
- Gillis, P. Melvin 1932-2000
- Gillis, (MacIsaac) Rose Ann 1912-2001
- Hebert, William Joseph 1915-1988
- Hines (LeLievre), Mary H. 1912-2002
- Ivy, Marie Ann 1912-2001
- LaPierre (Roach), Marie 1909-2000
- Larade (Aucoin), Catherine ?-1999
- Larade (Bourgeois), Philomen 1914-1986
- Larade, Willie 1919-1989
- LeBlanc, Albert D. 1913-1979
- LeBlanc, Albert J. 1928-2002
- LeBlanc, Alfred Joseph 1926-2000
- LeBlanc, Arthur L. 1915-2000
- LeBlanc, Charlie J. 1912-2001
- LeBlanc, David Phillip 1957-1979
- LeBlanc (Williams), Ethel Mae 1948-2000
- LeBlanc, Felix Richard Francis 1948-2000
- LeBlanc, George E. 1912-2001
- LeBlanc, James Henri 1921-2000
- LeBlanc, John Anthony 1911-1999
- LeBlanc, Joseph Arsene 1937-2001
- LeBlanc (Publicover), Lillian Margaret 1929-2001
- LeBlanc, Lucy 1918-2002
- LeBlanc (Lever), Margaret M. 1932-1999
- LeBlanc, Michael Godfrey 1941-2001
- LeBlanc, Peter William 1937-
- LeBlanc, Placide A. 1887-1981
- LeBlanc (Shomphe), Rose Anne 1915-2001
- LeBlanc, William Thomas 1907-2001
- LeBlanc, Willie A. 1919-1993
- LeFort, Agnes 1931-2001
- LeFort, Henry P. 1925-2002
- LeFort (Roach), Isabelle 1921-2001
- LeFort, Paul Philippe 1919-2002
- LeLievre, Severin 1909-1980
- Leudy, Joseph 1917-2000
- LeVert (Shomphe), Geraldine 1961-2002
- Livingston (MacLean), Margaret 1884-1953
- MacDonald (MacLellan), Agnes 1912-2001
- MacDonald, Alexander 1912-2001
- MacDonald, Alexander 1916-1992
- MacDonald, Angus 1910-2001
- MacDonald (MacLeod), Catherine Elizabeth 1913-2000
- MacDonald, Chester Thomas 1933-1987
- MacDonald, Christina 1903-1988
- MacDonald, Dana Keith 1969-1986
- MacDonald, Daniel Alexander 1916-1997
- MacDonald, Daniel Franklin 1907-2001
- MacDonald, Daniel James 1958-2001
- MacDonald, Donald 1909-1995
- MacDonald, Donald Hubert 1907-1996
- MacDonald, Duncan 1914-1993
- MacDonald (Flinn), Helen Frances 1907-2002
- MacDonald (MacNeil), Jean Weir 1906-2000
- MacDonald (MacDonald), Jessie Christena 1899-1992
- MacDonald, John Henry 1912-1988
- MacDonald, John Prescott 1904-1997
- MacDonald, John Russell 1920-1998
- MacDonald, Margaret 1912-2001
- MacDonald (Coady), Margaret Julia 1908-2002
- MacDonald (Collins), Mary 1920-2000
- MacDonald (Beaton), Mary Ann 1920-2001
- MacDonald, R. Ivor 1934-2001
- MacDonald (MacLeod), Rachel Florence 1927-2002
- MacDonald, Roy Kenneth 1897-1993
- MacDonald (Cameron), Sarah 1929-1995
- MacDonald (Darroch), Viola 1913-1996
- MacDonald (Haddad), Violet 1909-1988
- MacDonald, Wilbur Hayman 1910-1995
- MacDonnell (MacIsaac), Florence Isabel 1907-1999
- MacDonnell (LeBlanc), Jacqueline 1951-2002
- MacDougall (Gillis), Isabel Frances 1907-2001
- MacInnis, Ian 1920-1998
- MacIsaac (MacLean), Beatrice 1916-2002
- MacIsaac (Gillis), Catherine Sarah 1919-2002
- MacIsaac, Duncan Christopher 1965-2001
- MacIsaac, Duncan William 1927-2002
- MacKay (MacIsaac), Mary Anne 1900-2000
- MacKinnon, Allister Bede 1929-2000
- MacKinnon, Bennie 1922-2001
- MacKinnon (Kennedy), Gertrude May 1916-2002
- MacKinnon (Fraser), Jessie Mae 1907-2002
- MacLean, Alexander Donald 1902-2000
- MacLean, Alexander Duncan 1900-1984
- MacLean (Prime), Bessie 1901-1987
- MacLean, David Arthur 1890-1987
- MacLean (McKenna), Florence A. 1947-2001
- MacLean, George Robert 1906-1988
- MacLean, Harry 1936-2001
- MacLean (Gesner), Irene Thorne 1912-1987
- MacLean (MacIvor), Janetta Ida Mae 1922-1997
- MacLean (Murray), Jean 1910-1987
- MacLean (MacDonald), Jean Gertrude 1904-2001
- MacLean, John Allan 1917-1992
- MacLean, John Edward 1918-1999
- MacLean, John Edward 1927-2001
- MacLean (Nicholson), Johnena Margaret 1918-2000
- MacLean, Joyce Kathleen 1924-1987
- MacLean (Legere), Louise Marie 1959-1999
- MacLean (Cameron), Mary Ann 1887-1962
- MacLean (Fraser), Mary Catherine 1912-2002
- MacLean (Davidson), Mary Helen 1921-2000
- MacLean (Druhan), Mary Janet 1906-2001
- MacLean, Melvin 1920-2001
- MacLean, Michael ?-1945
- MacLean, Michael A.J. 1933-2001
- MacLean, Murdock Kenneth 1888-1961
- MacLean, Neil Allan 1897-1992
- MacLean, Dr. Norman James 1920-2000
- MacLean, Osborne Philip 1939-2000
- MacLean, Patrick J. 1923-2000
- MacLean, Peter Vincent 1905-1987
- MacLean, Randolph Douglas 1915-1999
- MacLean, Roy 1928-2001
- MacLean (Morrison), Sarah M. 1913-2002
- MacLean (Williams), Mrs. Sarah Jane 1874-1949
- MacLellan (MacNeil), Ann ?-2001
- MacLellan (MacNeil), Betty ?-2002
- MacLellan, Malcolm J. 1914-2001
- MacLellan, Michael James 1931-2001
- MacLellan, Ronald Angus 1950-2001
- MacLeod, Irene Elizabeth 1914-2001
- MacNeil, Sr. Marguerita 1900-2001
- MacNeil, Sam 1916-2000
- MacPhee, Tommy 1931-2001
- Matheson (Cameron), Annie J. 1911-2001
- McIntyre (Poirier), Mary Jane 1910-2002
- McLellan (Gillis), Mary Agnes 1927-2002
- McLellan, Ronald Angus 1923-2002
- Muise (Assiff), Annie Jane 1914-1998
- Muise, William Arthur 1931-2001
- Murdock (MacKean), Eleanor Newton 1899-2001
- Oliver (Chiasson), Ellen Georgina 1928-2002
- Ostrynski (Cormier) Lucy Jane 1916-2001
- Pearo (Nock), Margaret Alice 1928-2000
- Pellerin (LeBlanc), Lucy Agnes 1896-1998
- Pitts, Francis Clifford 1926-2001
- Poirier, Joseph P. 1913-2002
- Poirier, Leon C. 1888-1966
- Poirier, Simon P. 1949-1980
- Poirier, Thomas 1933-2001
- Poirier, Warren Stanley 1980-2001
- Poirier, William John 1915-2002
- Pollett (MacLean), Katherine Jane ?-2000
- Power (MacIsaac), Margaret Mary 1916-2001
- Richardson (AuCoin), Denise 1966-2002
- Roach (Deveaux), Cecile 1926-2001
- Roach (LeBlanc), Emma 1908-2002
- Roach, Henry ?-1956
- Roach, Henry L. 1911-1999
- Roach, Hubert P. 1924-1994
- Roach, John Fredrick 1934-1999
- Roach, Joseph Patrick 1916-1999
- Roach, Roger Joseph 1947-2000
- Shea (Boudreau), Cecile 1917-2000
- Smith, John Angus 1927-2001
- Steele (Chiasson), Catherine 1916-2000
- White (LeBlanc), Eusebe Basil 1871-1946
- White (MacIntosh), Julia Catherine 1904-1999
Arsenault, Dominic 1903-1945
Dec.11,1945 - The Sydney Post-RecordDominic Arsenault, Glace Bay, Dec.11 - Dominic Arsenault,42, who lost his life in a street accident at Reserve last night, wasa native of East Margaree and came to Glace Bay when a youngman and was employed at Caledonia colliery. Residing on Grove Street, he is survived by his widow andsix children: Buddy, Helen, Carmel, Audrey, Dominic Jr. andMarjorie.Brothers are Raymond and Joseph in Margaree; Fredat Bras d'or; and John and Malcolm in Glace Bay.Funeralarrangements will be announced later.
Arsenault, Ernest 1915-2002
Ernest Arsenault b-1915,attleboro, mass-d-jan 17 2002, son of PhillipeArsenault ( margaree) & Ardina Gauthier. His grandparents were WilliamArsenault & Domithilde Muise Of Margaree N.S.-leaves 2 childen & MANYnieces & nephews
Arsenault (LeBlanc), Julia Anne 1913-1998
Cape Breton Post, December 18, 1998, Julia Anne Arsenault, 85, of Belle Cote, Inverness Co., died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 1998 at home in Belle Cote. Born in Belle Cote, she was the daughter of the late Lazare and Luce (Aucoin) LeBlanc. She was a member of St. Michael's Church and a lifelong member of the CWL, Margaree. She was a wonderful wife, mother and friend whose quiet, unselfish giving will be missed by all. She is survived by a son, Gabriel, Waltham, Mass.; four daughters, Lucille (Mrs. Greg MacKenzie), Sydney, Donna, Belle Cote, Jean (Mrs. Warren MacDonald), Coldbrook, Annapolis Valley, Phyllis (Mrs. Jackie MacPhail), Belle Cote; two brothers, Leo, Inverness, Charlie, Belle Cote; one sister, Rita (Mrs. Germie LeBlanc), Waltham, Mass.; several nieces and nephews; 13 grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Hubert; a daughter in infancy; a granddaughter, Courtney MacPhail; three brothers, Willie, Joseph, Moise; two sisters, Margaret, Antoinette. Visitation will be at the Belle Cote Community Centre Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p,m. Funeral service 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Michael's Church, Margaree with Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd. Memorial donations may be made to the Sacred Heart Charitable Hospital Foundation.
AuCoin, Alexandre Patrick 1924-2002
Tuesday, April 2, 2002, The Halifax Herald Limited, AuCOIN, Alexandre Patrick "Alex" - 78, Foyer Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died March 30, 2002, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Charlie and Clothilde (Poirier) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. He owned and operated AuCoin's Bakery since 1959 until his retirement in 1987. He was a member of Senior Citizen Club and a member of K.O.C. Council 3850, Cheticamp. Surviving are wife, Annie Blanche Poirier; son, Leonard AuCoin (Pauline), Cheticamp; daughters, Stella AuCoin, New Glasgow; Yvette LeLiévre (Roland), Cheticamp; brothers, Paul, England; John Joe, Cheticamp; sister, Cecile Talbot, St. Eustache, Que.; grandchildren, Justin, Serge, Natalie, Angèle (Greg Fisher). He was predeceased by brothers, Joseph, Amedee, Henrie, Pierre. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral mass 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Father Stephane Gamache officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Foyer Pere Fiset Guest Home or a charity of your choice.
Aucoin, Alfred Joseph 1943-2001
Cape Breton Post, March 31, 2001, Alfred Joseph Aucoin 58, Barrie, Ont. Died suddenly at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, Ont., on Wednesday, March 28, 2001.Born in Reserve Mines, he was the son of the late Charles and Yvonne Aucoin.Beloved husband of Lucy; loving father of Larry and Trevor (Suzanne), Barrie; loved grandfather of Brendon and Madison; dear brother of Bernie, Toronto, Roy, Howie Centre, Simone, Glace Bay, and Linda, Reserve Mines.Funeral services Monday, April 2 at Scott Funeral Home, Barrie, Ont.
Aucoin, Charles A. ?-1988
The Pictou Advocate, Wed. April 6, 1988 - Charles A. Aucoin, Halifax, died Friday, Apr. 1 in Camp Hill Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Hubert and Luce (Arsenault) Aucoin. He was educated in Halifax public schools and College Ste. Anne and began his business career with one of Halifax's oldest businesses, Boutilier's Ltd., in the early 1930s. In 1945 he became co-owner of the business. He was an original member of the fisheries committee of the Voluntary Economic Planning Board. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen (Doyle); three daughters; two sons, including James, Pictou County; two sisters; a brother, 11 grandchildren. Funeral service was held Monday, Apr. 4 in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Rev. J. Mackey officiating. Burial was in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Sackville.
AuCoin, Frederick 1918-1998
Cape Breton Post, December 29, 1998, Frederick (Freddie a Paul) AuCoin, 80, of St. Joseph Du Moine, Inverness County, died Sunday, Dec. 27, 1998, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.Born in St. Joseph du Moine, he was a son of the late Paul W. and Helene (Chiasson) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. He was a veteran of the Second World War having served overseas with the North Nova Scotia Highlanders. He was a war amputee, prisoner of war and a chartered member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 32, Cheticamp.He is survived by his wife, the former Celina AuCoin; three sons, Cyril, Ontario, David (Michelle), Cheticamp, Phillip, Cheticamp; one daughter, Jeanne (Mrs. Alex John LeLievre), Grand Etang; one brother, Francis AuCoin, Sydney Mines; three half-brothers, Placide, Baddeck, Eddie and Patrice, both of Sydney; three half-sisters, Marguerite (Mrs. Clifford Briand), Sydney, Therese Deveaux, Cheticamp, Denise (Mrs. John Joe Deveaux), Sydney; six grandchildren, Aurel, Celeste, Jennifer LeLievre and Renate and Kyle AuCoin and Joel AuCoin.He was predeceased by his stepmother, Malthilde AuCoin, brothers, Willie, Moise and Ned. Visitation for the late Mr. AuCoin will be held today (Tuesday) 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Interment in the parish cemetery.
AuCoin (Muise), Mrs. Greg 1922-1981
MRS. GREG AUCOIN - OCT. 24, 1981 Mrs. Greg AuCoin, 59, of 3530 Ellsworth Avenue, New Waterford, died suddenly Saturday Oct. 24, 1981 shortly after she was admitted to the New Waterford Hospital. Mrs. AuCoin was born in Cheticamp and came to New Waterford in 1935. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Muise, of Cheticamp. Mrs. AuCoin was a member of St. Agnes Parish and was a member of the CWL. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Evangeline Club. Mrs. AuCoin is survived by her husband Greg; daughters (Carmel) Mrs. Hilliary Campbell, of Louisdale; and Gwen, at home; a son Gerard, of Edmonton; one grandchild; a brother William Muise, of New Waterford; sisters Mrs. Bertha McPherson; Mrs. Blanche Muise; Mrs. Laura Chiasson; Mrs. Tita AuCoin and Mrs. Josephine Muise, all of New Waterford. She was predeceased by a sister Mrs. Mary MacDonald and by brothers Joseph and Marshall. The body rests at McGillivary's Funeral Home in New Waterford and the funeral Mass will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at St. Agnes Church and burial will be in the parish cemetery.
AuCoin, Henry 1890-1942
Henry AuCoin March 27, 1942 Halifax Herald, Reserve, March 26, 1942 - Henry AuCoin, 52, a native of Cheticamp, but a resident here for many years, passed away at his home after several months' illness. He is survived by his wife, three daughters, Mrs. Alex MacIsaac, New Waterford, Isabel and Germaine at home and six sons, Fabian, Dominine, Alphonse, Francis, Leonard and Arthur. Alphonse only recently arrived in England with a Canadian army unit. The funeral was held at St. Joseph's Church here for Requiem Mass and thence to the Catholic Cemetery.
Aucoin, Joseph Edward 1938-2000
Cape Breton Post, May 5, 2000, Joseph Edward Aucoin passed away Sunday, April 23, 2000, at Welland County General Hospital.Born in Reserve Mines, N.S., he was the son of the late John Joseph and Marie Louise (Poirier) Aucoin.He worked at Canada Forge as a heat treater until his retirement.He is survived by his wife, Linda (Jolivet); three daughters, Jodi Marie, Tricia Lynn and Lisa Elizabeth Fancy (Ron); two brothers, George (Myrna), John (Dale), Welland, Ont.; three sisters, Margaret MacNeil (Leo), Sydney, N.S., Josephine Pake (Gord), Chatham, Ont., Patricia Frier (Bill), Chatham, Ont.Visitation was held at Cudney Funeral Home. Funeral service was held at the Cudney Chapel with Rev. Mel Stevens of St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church officiating.Cremation followed with burial at the Holy Cross Cemetery, Welland, Ont.
Aucoin, Lionel 1926-2002
Thursday, February 28, 2002, The Halifax Herald Limited, AUCOIN, Lionel "Leo" - 75, Spryfield, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2002, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born June 1, 1926, in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Didace and Luce (Aucoin) Aucoin. Leo was a member of St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church. He was an avid crib and 45s player at the Spryfield Senior's Drop-In Centre and also enjoyed travelling, having been to St. Pierre & Miquelon, St. Anne de Beaupre and back to his hometown. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, the former Helen LeBlanc; daughter, Marie Ida Denyes; son, Joseph Ernest Aucoin; sisters, Theresa, Mary, Laura; grandchildren, Jason, Jenna, Jeannie, Noel, Nicky; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three sisters and three brothers. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax. Funeral mass will be held 2 p.m. Friday in St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church, corner of St. Michael's Avenue and Herring Cove Road, Spryfield, Father John Mills officiating. Interment in Oakridge Memory Gardens, Old Sackville Road, Lower Sackville. Reception to follow in Spryfield Senior's Drop-In Centre. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Leo's memory to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, 5523 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax, NS B3J 3T1 would be appreciated by the family. On-line condolences may be sent to the family via e-mail at: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
AuCoin, Louise aged 87
Mrs. Louise AuCoin, 87, a long time resident of MacGillivary Guest Home died at St. Rita Hospital, Saturday, September 6. A former resident of Whitney Pier she was born at Cheticamp. She is survived by three sons John, New Victoria; Jules, Sydney and Bernie, Cheticamp. She was predeceased by her husband, Sylvester 14 years ago and two brothers Angus and Jimmy. The funeral mass was held this morning at 9 a.m. at Holy Redeemer Church. Interment, Calvary Cemetery.
Aucoin, Marcel J. 1950-1999
Cape Breton Post, April 27, 1999, J. Marcel Aucoin, 49, of 8 Evergreen Dr., Truro, formerly of Cheticamp, passed away Monday, April 26, 1999, at home. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of Edouard and Henriette (LeBlanc) Aucoin, Cheticamp. Marcel was a beloved teacher for 25 years and a devoted uncle to all of his nieces and nephews. He taught at the Cobequid Educational Center, Truro throughout his entire career, first as a French teacher, and later as department head in 1979. He also taught extension courses at the NSAC, Bible Hill and the N.S. Teachers College, Truro. For a number of years, he took students on international student travels, and earlier this month, was instrumental in organizing a student exchange with students from France. He was an avid golfer and was a member of the Mountain Golf and Country Club, East Mountain. In his early years, he refereed hockey and umpired softball. He is survived by brothers, Michel (Frances), St. Joseph du Moine, Rene (Shelly), Cheticamp, Robert (Neila), Halifax, Rejean (Yolande) and Cyril (Marie Claire), both of Cheticamp, Gerard (Joan), St. John's, Nfld., Claude (Diane), Digby; sister, Nicole (Mrs. Shawn MacKenzie), Port Hawkesbury; 11 nieces and nephews.He was predeceased by a brother, Leonce. Truro visitation, 5-9 p.m. today (Tuesday) with a Service of Celebration at 7 p.m. in Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Truro. Cheticamp visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral service 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in St. Peter's Parish Cemetery.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation or the Cheticamp Children's Choir. A scholarship fund will be established in Marcel's name and donations will be accepted at the Cobequid Educational Center.
AuCoin (Doucet), Marie S. 1907-2001
Chronicle Herald, December 21, 2001, AuCOIN, Marie S. - 94, Grand Etang, Inverness Co., died December 19, 2001, in Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Cheticamp. Born in Cap Le Moine, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Mathilde (Martell) Doucet. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph Du Moine and a member of New Horizon Senior Citizens Club. Surviving are son, Daniel (Marilyn) AuCoin, Cap Le Moine; brother, Georgie Doucet, Ontario; grandchildren, Darlene (Rick) Andrews, Toronto; Mary May AuCoin, Dartmouth; Alfred (Marleen) AuCoin, Martin (Melinda) AuCoin, both of Grand Etang; Clarence AuCoin, St. Joseph Du Moine; Roger Poirier, Halifax; great-grandchildren, Jason, Ashley, Jessica, Nicole, Nicholas and Noah. She was predeceased by her husband, Isidore AuCoin; son, Ephrem AuCoin; brothers, Joseph, Louis, Willie, Marcellin, Millien, Narcist, Arthur and one in infancy; sisters, Maggie, Celine, Caroline, Lucienne and Catherine. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral mass 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph Du Moine, Father Sylvain Guilbault officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society.
Aucoin, Sr. Marie Therese 1933-1999
Cape Breton Post, May 4, 1999, Sister Marie Therese Aucoin, CND (Sister St. Daniel of Jesus), 66, of St. Joseph Convent, Mabou, died Monday, May 3, 1999, at the Victoria General Hospital, Halifax. Born in Cheticamp, she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Annie (Roach) Aucoin. Sister Therese served as a member of the Congregation of Notre Dame in Sydney, Larry's River, Mabou and New Victoria. Upon retirement from the teaching profession, she served in western Canada and Prince Edward Island and in later years as a volunteer at the Foyer Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp and St. Joseph's Renewal Centre, Mabou. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by one uncle, Hubert Roach, Cheticamp; three aunts, Margaret Woodburn, Sydney, Henrietta Poirier, Cheticamp, Judith Cormier, Brantford, Ont. and a large number of cousins. Also survived by Doug Chiasson, Halifax, Warren Chiasson, New York and Pat Chiasson, Montreal. Sister Therese enjoyed life to the fullest and will be missed by her many good friends. She was predeceased by one brother and one sister. Visitation will be held at St. Joseph's Convent, Mabou, today (Tuesday) from 7-9 p.m. Remains will be transferred to Cheticamp Funeral Home where visitation will be held Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held at St. Peter¹s Church, Cheticamp, Thursday, 11 a.m. Interment in the parish cemetery.Donations may be made to Foyer Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp or to a charity of your choice.May her soul be granted eternal rest. Arrangements are under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
Aucoin (Davis), Mary Jane 1917-2001
Cape Breton Post, January 29, 2001, Mary Jane Aucoin, 83, of 783 Victoria Road, Sydney, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2001, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Edmonton, Alta., she was the daughter of the late Herry and Veronica Davis. She was a member of Holy Redeemer Parish, Whitney Pier and the CWL Family Service. Surviving are two daughters, Marie, at home, and Mary Lou (Brien) Cullain, Ottawa; four sons, Henary, Toronto, Bernie (Greta), Kingston, Ont., Kenny (Judy), Coxheath, and Francis (Ellen), Sydney; a brother, Paddy Davis, Westmount; and eight grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Angus; sisters, Betty, Madge, Lena, Marie; brothers, Francis, Cyril, and Billy. The late Mrs. Aucoin had visitation Sunday from 7-9 p.m. and will be today (Monday), from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. on the second level in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, in Holy Redeemer Parish, Whitney Pier, Fr. E. MacDonald officiating. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of N.S.
AuCoin, Milton A. 1912-2000
Cape Breton Post, March 21, 2000, Milton A. AuCoin, 82, of Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2000, at the guest home.Born in Cheticamp, he was the son of the late Murdock AuCoin and Elizabeth (AuCoin) AuCoin.He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. He was a veteran of the Second World War serving in the Royal Canadian Naval Reserve. He served on several ships during the battle of the Atlantic. He was on board the HMCS Assinibone during the EPIC battle of the sinking of the German Submarine U-210.He was a member of the Cape Breton Naval Veterans Association and a member of the Atlantic CPOS Association. He was a past founding member of Cheticamp Development Association and an active member of Cheticamp AA. He was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 32, Cheticamp.Surviving are his wife, Annie Louise Chiasson, Eddie, Nanaimo, B.C.; daughter, Mary (Mrs. Maurice Doucet), Cheticamp; sister, Florence (Mrs. Leo P. Chiasson), Antigonish; five grandchildren, Blair, Lisa, Blaine, Nadine and Ken and three great-grandchildren.He was predeceased by four brothers, Clifford, Willie, Angie and Joseph Edmond.Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be offered today (Tuesday) at 10 a.m. in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Interment in the parish cemetery.Donations may be made to Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp.Arrangements are under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
Aucoin, Patrice Wilbert 1927-2000
Cape Breton Post, February 22, 2000, Patrice Wilbert AuCoin, 73, of Cheticamp Island, died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2000, at Toronto.Born in Cheticamp, he was the son of the late Dougald John AuCoin and Nellie (nee Arsenault) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Parish, Cheticamp. He received his formal education at NDA Cheticamp, College Ste. Anne, Church Point, N.S. and the Université De Moncton. He served in the R.C.N.V.R. as a bandsman at HMCS Donna Cona, Montreal from 1947-48. He joined the RCMP in Halifax in December 1948, the first young man from Cheticamp to do so. His first assignment was Montreal and thereafter he served in Nova Scotia, Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Parliament Hill, Ottawa and in various areas of New Brunswick. He retired from the RCMP in Fredericton in 1971 with 23 years service. From 1971 to 1980 he was with Immigration Canada in Fredericton as an Intelligence Officer. From 1980-85, he was chief of police in the town of Dieppe, N.B. From there he retired to Cheticamp where he and his late wife Ruth together, operated the Icelandic Horse Riding Tours on Cheticamp Island for five years. During his career he was Charter President of the Shediac Lions Club, President of the Shediac branch of the Mentally Retarded Association, President of N.B. Division of the RCMP Veterans' Association, Director on the Board of the Atlantic Police Academy at Holland College in Charlottetown, PEI. He was also a member of the Cheticamp Development Commission and board member for the Sacred Heart Hospital. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Br. 32, Cheticamp and a life-member of the Canadian Chiefs of Police.He is survived by two sons, Patrick, Vancouver and John, Moncton, N.B.; three daughters, Sandra (Mrs. Patrick Dennis), Amman, Jordan, Gail Morris and Gisele AuCoin, Toronto; a sister Mabel Roy, Montreal and four grandchildren Annaise AuCoin, Alexander AuCoin, Joanne AuCoin and Lydia Dennis.He was predeceased by his wife the former Ruth Evelyn Tecklenburg; brothers, Freddie, Chester, Alex and Alfred and a sister Marie Helene AuCoin.Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Cheticamp Funeral Home. A memorial mass will be offered on Thursday at 10 a.m. in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial will be in Margaree Valley Baptist Church Cemetery.
Aucoin, Placide 1928-1999
Cape Breton Post, February 3, 1999, Placide Aucoin, 71, of Middle River, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 1999, at Alderwood Rest Home. Born in St. Joseph du Moine, he was the son of the late Paul and Mathilde Aucoin. He was a member St. Michael's Catholic Church, Baddeck. He was self-employed in farming. He is survived by his wife, the former Angie MacDonald; two brothers, Edward and Patrice, both of Sydney and half-brother, Francis, Sydney Mines; three sisters, Margaret (Mrs. Clifford Briand), Denise (Mrs. John Joe Deveau), both of Sydney, Therese Deveau, Cheticamp.He was predeceased by one brother, Moses, Montreal; half-brothers, Ned, William and Freddie.The body is resting at MacAskill Funeral Home, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 1999, with visiting hours 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral will be held at St. Michael's Catholic Church 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4 with the Rev. Charles Donovan officiating. Burial will be held in Harbourview Cemetery.Family flowers only by request, donations may be made to Alderwood Rest Home.
Aucoin (Tecklenburg), Ruth Evelyn 1925-1999
Cape Breton Post, May 5, 1999, Ruth Evelyn (Tecklenburg) Aucoin, 74, of Cheticamp, died Tuesday, May 4, 1999 at Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Yorkton, Sask., she was the daughter of the late Henry and Emma (Titze) Tecklenburg. She was a member of Margaree Valley Baptist Church.Raised in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, she began her music career teaching piano at Luther College in Regina. She followed her husband-to-be "Oakie" when his career with the RCMP transferred him to the east coast. Ruth was very active with the community in playing the organ and piano for the Saint Peter's Church and accompanied the L'Echo Des Montagne Choir. She was a member of the Cheticamp Bridge Club. She will best be remembered by the joy she brought into the lives of everyone she touched. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Patrice Wilbert Aucoin; two sons, Patrick, Vancouver and John, Moncton, N.B.; three daughters, Sandra (Mrs. Patrick Dennis), Amman, Jordan, Gail Morris, Montreal, Gisele Aucoin, Toronto; two brothers, Walter, Winnipeg, Arthur, Port Coquitlam, B.C.; three sisters, Freda Tecklenburg, Yorkton, Sask., Marlene Gustavson, Saskatoon, Ann Armstrong, Belleville, Ont.; four grandchildren, Annaise Aucoin, Alexander Aucoin, Joanne Aucoin and Lydia Dennis. She was predeceased by three sisters, Martha Tecklenburg, Kay Willis and Dorothy Schmidt. Visitation will be held at Cheticamp Funeral Home today (Wednesday) 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held Thursday, 3 p.m. in the Margaree Valley Baptist Church with the Rev. Stephen Fenton officiating. Burial in Margaree Valley Cemetery.Family flowers only, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Babin, Alfred 1914-2001
Saturday, October 20, 2001, The Halifax Herald Limited, BABIN, Alfred "Fred" - 87, Mavillette, passed away October 18, 2001, in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born in Mavillette, he was a son of the late James and Rose (Comeau) Babin. He was a veteran of the Second World War. He was a sawmill worker and farmer during most of his life. Surviving are son, Emile, Lower Eel Brook; daughters, Annette (Mrs. Victor Dugas), Mavillette; Rita (Mrs. Ernest Deveau), Cape St. Mary; Anne (Mrs. Joe Dodman), Mavillette; sisters, Eva Deveau, Saulnierville Station; Clara Saulnier, Saulnierville; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by wife, Eveline; brother, Joseph; sisters, Sister Estelle Babin, Beatrice and Evelyn. Visitation has already taken place in Meteghan Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday in St. Vincent de Paul Church, Salmon River, where a Legion service will be held, Rev. Albeni d'Entremont officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Lung Association of Nova Scotia.
Baldon (Chiasson), Evelyn D. 1920-2001
Chronicle Herald Dec. 29, 2001, BALDIN, Evelyn D. - 81, New Waterford, died December 27, 2001, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Firman and Cecile (Roach) Chiasson. Surviving are husband, Avellino; daughters, Anne, Marie, Rita, Carol, Leah, Anne, Angela, Gail; sons, Richard, Ken, Lorne, Mark, Greg; sisters, Lucy, Effie; 31 grandchildren. She was predeceased by first husband, Freddie; brothers, Eve, Paul; sister, Anna. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday, prayers for members of Knights of Columbus 7:30 p.m. Sunday, all in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford. Funeral 11 a.m. Monday in St. Agnes Church. In lieu of flowers, donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
Bennett (Doyle), Annie Jane ?-2002
Thursday, January 24, 2002, Halifax Daily News, BENNETT (Doyle), Annie Jane - Dominion, passed away January 20, 2002. Born in Margaree Forks, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Ann (Syms) Doyle. Surviving are sons, Blair, Greg (Thelma), Dominion; daughters, Jeanie (Rick) Petrie, Glace Bay; Bernice (John) Gouthro, Gardiner Mines; Annette Bennett, Dominion; sister, Jessie (Maurice) Kowal; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Elmore "Lynk"; daughter, Connie; brothers, John, Joseph, Michael, Francis; sisters, Alice, Hilda, Gertrude, Virginia. Funeral 11 a.m. today in Immaculate Conception Church. Burial in Calvary Cemetery.
Blanchard, Henry 1919-2001
BLANCHARD, Henry - 82, Margaree, passed away peacefully November 2, 2001, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Belle Cote, Inverness Co., he was a son of the late Joseph and Clothilde (Boudreau) Blanchard. He was a member of St. Michael Church, Margaree. Surviving are his wife, Agnes (Harris); children, Enid Blanchard, Dartmouth; Carol (Jim) Rozon, Ottawa; Celena (Fred) Hart, Margaree Valley; Sandra (Neil) MacDougall, Antigonish; Jeannine (Walter) Gillis, Dartmouth; Roger (Judy) Blanchard, Sydney; sisters, Florence Luedey, New Waterford; Lucy Chiasson (Eddie) Haly, New Waterford; Beatrice Delaney (Willie), Sydney; Celina Bond (David), Sydney; 15 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Elizabeth (Eddie) Blanchard, New Waterford; brother-in-law, Leo (Elizabeth) Boudreau, Drummondville, Que. He was predeceased by brothers, Charles, Edward, Josie, one in infancy; sisters, Judith, Elizabeth, Margaret. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Senior Citizen Hall, Margaree. Funeral mass 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Michael Church, Margaree, Father Peter MacLeod officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit c/o Sacred Heart Hospital or Inverness Hospital. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
Boudreau (Chiasson), Cecile 1911-2001
Cape Breton Post, April 10, 2001, Cecile Boudreau of 641 Acadia St., died Sunday, April 8, 2001, at the Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford.Born in Cheticamp on Jan. 22, 1911, she was the daughter of the late Leoni and Julie (LeBlanc) Chiasson. Cecile was married to the late Leo C. Boudreau for 67 years. Mrs. Boudreau is survived by one daughter, Mary Julia (Louis Joseph) LeFort, three sons, Albert (Kay Ellsworth), Ernest (Carolyn Poirier), Wilfred (Velma Cathcart), all of New Waterford; 12 grandchildren, Denise, Claude, Gerard, Paul, Paulette, Andre, Mary Beth, Cecile, Rachelle, Blair, Mary Claire and Monique; nine great-grandchildren. Cecile was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was predeceased by her husband, Leo C., and infant daughter, Mary Catherine, sisters, Catherine Aucoin, Cheticamp, Mary Harris, New Waterford, brother, Joseph Chiasson, Waltham, Mass. Visitation will be held today (Tuesday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford. Funeral services will take place Wednesday, April 11, 2001, at 2 p.m. in Mount Carmel Church with Fr. Donald MacGillivray officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.The Knights of Columbus are asked to attend a prayer service in the funeral home at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Maple Hill Manor or to a charity of one's choice.
Boudreau (Poirier), Dora 1928-1999
Cape Breton Post, February 3, 1999, Dora Boudreau, 71, of 132 Alexandra St., Sydney, died Feb. 2, 1999, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Grand Etang, Inverness County, she was the daughter of the late Leo and Mathilde (Deveau) Poirier. She was a member of St. Anthony Daniel Church and the parish CWL. Dora worked with Flowers of Hope and also for the Canadian Mental Health Association. She is survived by her husband, Dennis Paul Boudreau; a daughter, Anne, at home; two sons, David, at home, Clarence (Donna), Victoria; a sister, Zabine Boudreau, Wathan, Mass.; a brother, Mose (Elizabeth) Poirier, Grand Etang. She was predeceased by two sisters, Mary Helen LeLievre, Sister Alixis Poirier, two brothers, Clarence, Alex Dave. Visitation for the late Mrs. Boudreau will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral mass 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony Daniel Church with Rev. Leo Boone officiating. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the C.B. Palliative Care Association.
Boudreau, Joseph V. Peck 1917-2002
Monday, February 11, 2002 The Halifax Herald Limited, BOUDREAU, Joseph V. Peck - 85, Arichat, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 10, 2002, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, with his family by his side after a brief illness. Born in Arichat, he was a son of the late Daniel and Katherine (Barrett) Boudreau. He served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War, 1942-1945. He was awarded the Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp. He also received the 39-45 War Medal. He was a prominent business owner and operator of the 5-$1.00 General Store in Arichat for approximately 30 years. He was also employed with Benoit Limited for Imperial oil in Arichat as a bookkeeper for 15 years. He was a third degree member of the Lawrence Kavanaugh Council 4607 in West Arichat and Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 150, Arichat. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Claire (LeBlanc); son, Vernon, (Bernice Samson), Arichat; grandson, Stephen, Halifax; granddaughter, Jennifer, Arichat; sister, Lillian Morrison, Boston, Mass.; brother, Lorenzo (Corinne), Arichat. He was predeceased by sister, Edna (McKeown); brothers, James, Jake, Stephen, Charles, Leo, Freeman; many nieces and nephews. Joe was a loving husband, caring father, and special Papa. He remains an inspiration to us all and will sadly be missed. We will never forget his great sense of humour and wit, as well as his gentle ways. Forever loved and remembered by his family and friends. Cremation has taken place. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial donations can be made to the Strait Richmond Hospital Palliative Care or Isle Madame Veterans Comfort Fund. Family request no flowers please. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. On-line condolences can be sent to the family at: email@example.com.
Boudreau, Léo Honoré 1919-2001
Cape Breton Post, January 22, 2001, Léo Honoré Boudreau, 81, of Cheticamp, passed away Thursday, Jan. 18, 2001, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Cheticamp, he was the son of the late Placide and Esther (Broussard) Boudreau. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, and of the Knights of Columbus Council #3850, Cheticamp. An appreciated actor who performed at many local concerts, a gifted singer with an amazing repertoire of old songs, an accomplished accordion and harmonica player, a first class orator, a perpetual joker, a brilliant storyteller, a remarkable imitator, Léo was multi-talented.He showed his entrepreneurial skills at the young age of 12 in 1931, when he sold The Montreal Standard. Later on, he sold the Halifax Herald. As a result, he saved enough money to buy a used bicycle, an accordion, two pairs of boxing gloves, a house pump and bicycle horn.Léo tried his luck at many occupations, varying in time from one week as a dog catcher to 16 years as a provincial gasoline tax inspector and about 15 years as an electrician. He established his own electrical appliances business in 1953, Léo's Appliances. He worked on major projects as an electrician for a Sydney company in the early 1960s: Shopping Centres, Co-ops, N.-D.-A. school in Cheticamp. In 1976, he renovated La Plage Saint-Pierre (he did the electrical wiring and plumbing at a minimum price). In the same year, he worked as construction supervisor for the cultural center Les Trois Pignons (he sold all the material at cost). Between 1977 and 1980, he worked with his son Daniel, as they had formed their own electrical company Alouette Ltée. Léo worked as a lumberjack (his first job out of school), a stove carrier in the woods, an assistant chemist at the gypsum mine, a B.C. Telephone lineman installing wires from Port Alberni all around Vancouver Island, a truck and bus driver, a pick and shovel worker, an insurance salesman, a businessman, a plumber, a garage man at Margaree Forks, a telephone lineman in charge of the Cheticamp branch of the N.S.P.C., a part-time jailer, and a municipal councillor (he was elected in 1948). In 1953, Léo ran as a provincial Conservative member against Alex MacKinnon. In 1963, he ran federally against Allan MacEachen. Léo was a returning officer at various elections. As a Second World War veteran, he belonged to the Royal Canadian Corps of Signal and later he was transferred to the North Nova Highlanders. Léo was maybe not the best soldier, but he was good for the morale. He would round up the Germans and his friend Angus would capture them. From 1953 to 1954, he was president of the Cheticamp branch of the Canadian Legion. From 1988 to 1997, Léo did all the maintenance work at Le Manoir Saint-Pierre. As recently as two weeks ago, he was still changing fluorescent lights. Since 1992, he was also the manager of this residential co-operativeHe was a proud member of Alcoholics Anonymous since the late 1960s.He enjoyed playing cards but his favourite pastime was gardening and he was a very meticulous gardener. There wasn't one plant out of place in his vegetable kingdom. He was one of the founders of L'orchestre des retraités.From 1970 to 1980, he was president of La Société Saint-Pierre and he served on the Board of Directors from 1983 to 1989. In the 1970s and 1980s, Léo was involved with fund-raising for the Cape Breton Regional Hospital and the Heart Foundation. He was a volunteer for many years with the Nova Scotia Drug Dependency Commission. In 1991, the International Association of French Parliamentarians made Léo a member of L'Ordre de la Pléiade, in recognition of his positive role in the community. Surviving are his wife, the former Rita LeBlanc; two sons, Daniel (Guylaine) and David, both of Cheticamp; two daughters, Louise, Church Point, and Simone, Cheticamp; grandchildren, Gaetan, Mathieu, and Marie-Eve. He was the 13th of 14 children, having been survived by his brothers, Fr. David (Alphonse) and Fr. Daniel (Hector), both of Montreal; sisters, Sr. Louise, Moncton, N.B. and Luce-Antoinette Bourgeois, Cheticamp. Predeceased by seven brothers, Willie, Joseph, Laurent, Amédée, Alex John, Fr. Paule and Patsy; two sisters, Ethel, and Antoinette in infancy. Visitation was held Sunday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in the Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. today, Fr. David Boudreau officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery.Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Community Health Centre.
Boudreau (Poirier), Mathilda 1921-2001
Chronicle Herald, Dec. 21, 2001, BOUDREAU, Mathilda - 80, Plateau, Inverness Co., died December 19, 2001, in Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Elore and Louise (Deveau) Poirier. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She was an avid bingo player. Surviving are sons, Alphonse (Bonnie), Clarence (Albertine), both of Plateau; daughter, Marie Louise (Paul Emile) AuCoin, Plateau; brothers, Paul Levis Poirier, Cheticamp; Joseph E. (Marie Adele) Poirier, Plateau; sister, Marie Bella (Joseph G. AuCoin), St. Joseph Du Moine; granddaughter, Erica. She was predeceased by her husband, Willie A. Boudreau; brother, Tommy Poirier; sisters, Zélina Roach, Marie Helene Poirier, Sophie Boudreau. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral mass 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Father Stéphane Gamache officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery.
Boudreau, Roy 1948-2001
Chronicle Herald, Nov. 29, 2001, BOUDREAU, Roy - 53, Petit de Grat, died November 27, 2001, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Arichat, he was a son of the late Joseph Alcide and Theresa Deloris (Landry) Boudreau. He was a loving and devoted husband to his wife of 32 years, Terry (Duann) and a loving father to his daughters, Julie (Dan), Mississauga; Holly (Mike), Oshawa; Kelsey, at home; father-in-law, Wilfred Duann, at home; sister, Joan DeWolf (Edwin); brother, Gerard (Ann Martell), both of Petit de Grat; several aunts and uncles; nieces and nephews. Roy was a native and lifelong resident of Petit de Grat with the exception of his years of study at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, where he earned a B.A., B.Ed. and a master's degree in teaching. He was a high school history and law teacher in Richmond County for 30 years and was greatly admired and respected by colleagues and students alike for his depth of knowledge, his collegiality and his unstinting efforts to aid students in reaching their full potential. He will be well remembered for the annual Model Parliaments that provided such invaluable experience for so many. Roy was a vocal advocate for his community and dedicated much of his leadership and ability to baseball. He played for, coached and managed his beloved Petit de Grat Red Caps, a team he memorialized in his 1997 book, "The History of the Petit de Grat Red Caps". He served as regional director for Baseball Nova Scotia and as a provincial chef de mission for the Nova Scotia junior baseball team in British Columbia in 1992. Roy founded the Gannets, an over-thirty-five team that competed in the Richmond Amateur Baseball Association and in numerous tournaments. Under Roy's management the Gannets, in national play, reached the finals four times. In addition Roy served as director for Nova Scotia on the Canadian National Old-timers Baseball Federation. This body, in August 2001, recognized Roy's contribution by naming one of their divisions in his honour as well as the trophy for the division. along with his love for baseball, Roy was an avid golfer and a strong supporter of local hockey. He was one of the earliest promoters of Gentlemen's Hockey in Richmond County. He was employed with the Strait Regional School Board teaching at the Richmond Academy in Louisdale. A brother Paul predeceased him in infancy. Visitation will take place 1-4, 6-9 p.m. today in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Celebration of Roy's life will take place 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Joseph's Church, Petit de Grat, Rev. Stephane Bouchet officiating, assisted by Rev. J.J. MacDonald. Burial of cremains to follow in Star of the Sea Cemetery, Petit de Grat. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Strait Richmond Hospital Palliative Care. Condolences may be sent to the family at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bourgeois, Anne Mary 1924-1986
The Pictou Advocate, Wednesday, November 12, 1986, Mrs Anne Mary Bourgeois, 62, of Petit Etang, Inverness County, died Monday, Nov. 3, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She is survived by her husband, Eugene; six daughters, Shirley (Mrs Dennis Desveaux), Long Island, N.Y.; Bertha Mae (Mrs Lionel Deveau), Downsview, Ont.; Forence (Mrs Joseph Carrier), Winnipeg; Debbie (Mrs Allen Hart), Margaree Valley; Stella (Mrs Paul Levis Deveau), Plateau, and Marie Therese, at home; five sons, Emanuel, Jean Phillip, Michael and Harold, all of Cheticamp; Alex John, New Glasgow, and 10 grandchildren. She was predeceased by an infant daughter, Marie Therese. Funeral was held Thursday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Hector Comeau officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Bourgeois (MacLellan), Annie Mae 1921-2001
Chronicle Herald, Nov. 28, 2001, BOURGEOIS, Annie Mae - 80, Inverness, passed away November 25, 2001, in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital. Born in Inverness, she was a daughter of the late John A. and Mary Florence (MacLellan) MacLellan. She was a member of Stella Maris Parish, Inverness. Surviving are daughter, Francene Bourgeois; sister, Effie MacLellan, both of Inverness. She was predeceased by her husband, Francis Bourgeois in 1978; sisters, Catherine Poirier, Marjorie Odo, Margaret Burke; brother, Alexander MacLellan. Visitation was held Tuesday in Inverness Funeral Home. Funeral mass 11 a.m. today in Stella Maris Church, Father Hugh MacNeil officiating. Interment in Stella Maris Parish Cemetery. Donations may be made to Inverness Ladies Auxiliary of Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital.
Bourgeois (Desveaux), Antoinette 1916-2000
Cape Breton Post, March 22, 2000, Antoinette Bourgeois passed away peacefully after a short illness on Friday, March 17, 2000.She was born in Cheticamp in 1916. She was the daughter of the late Lubin and Elizabeth (Aucoin) Desveaux.Antoinette is survived by four sons and two daughters; one brother, Joseph (Agnes) Desveaux, one sister, Olive Chiasson, both of New Waterford; seven grandchildren and several nephews and nieces.She was predeceased by her husband in 1989 and an infant daughter.Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Cheticamp Funeral Home.A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on March 19 in St. Peter's Church. Interment in the parish cemetery.
Bourgeois, Charles 1935-2000
Cape Breton Post, December 15, 2000, Charles Bourgeois, 65, Cheticamp, died Thursday, Dec. 14, 2000, at the Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Cheticamp.Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Simon D. and Rose (Chiasson) Bourgeois.He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. He was a member of the Canadian Armed Forces for 33 years, serving in Chatham, N.B., France, Germany, Greenwood, N.S., Bagotville, Que. and Trenton, Ont.He was the service officer and active member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 32, Cheticamp. He loved a good joke, fishing with his brother, tending to his garden and spending time with his family.He will be sadly missed by his wife, the former Gemma Roach; one son, Eric Bourgeois, Lindsay, Ont.; one daughter, Gizelle (Mrs. Ron Chafe) and a precious granddaughter, Chantal Chafe, all of Sydney; two brothers, Simon Joe (Jeanne) Bourgeois, Petit Etang and Yvon (Denise), Moncton, N.B.; seven sisters, Marie Eva (Mrs. Henri Maillet), Luce Colombe LeBlanc, both of Petit Etang, Rosanna (Mrs. Ernest Poirier), Sadie Mae (Mrs. Joseph A. AuCoin), Leona (Mrs. Andrew AuCoin), Ethel (Mrs. Marcellin AuCoin), all of Cheticamp, and Yvonne (Mrs. Livain McLaughlin), Fredericton, N.B.He was predeceased by one brother, Leo S. Bourgeois.Visitation will take place at the Cheticamp Funeral Home, today (Friday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp with Fr. Anselm Chiasson officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery.Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Community Health Centre or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Bourgeois (Deveaux), Elvina 1923-2000
Cape Breton Post, October 19, 2000, Elvina Bourgeois, 77, of Cheticamp, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2000, at the Sacred Heart Community Health Center, Cheticamp.Born in Cheticamp, she was the daughter of the late Hubert Henri Deveaux and Julie (Boudreau) Deveaux.She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Branch No. 32, Royal Canadian Legion, Cheticamp. She was also a member of the Senior Citizens Club and Ladies of Ste-Anne Society.She is survived by her son, Daniel (Mathilde), Cheticamp; daughter, Juliette (Mrs. Joe Moroze), Sydney; two brothers, Calixte, New Waterford and Joseph (Elizabeth), Belle Marche; two sisters, Sr. Rita Deveaux, Moncton, N.B. and Marie Marguerite AuCoin, Ontario; four grandchildren, Paula, Cathy, Joe and Stephanie; three great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.She was predeceased by her husband, Gabriel Bourgeois and infant son and two brothers, Willie, and Francois.Visitation will be held in the Cheticamp Funeral Home from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today (Thursday). A private family funeral service will be held Friday at the Cheticamp Funeral Home with Rev. Maurice Riberdy officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery.Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
Bourgeois, Eugene 1920-1999
Cape Breton Post, June 7, 1999, Eugene Bourgeois, 79, of Petit Etang, Inverness County died June 5, 1999, at the Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, he was the son of the late Charles and Anne (Porier) Bourgeois. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp and a veteran of World War Two. Also a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch #32, Cheticamp.He is survived by five sons, Emmanuel, Plateau, Alex and John, New Glasgow, Michael (Jean) Philippe, at home and Harold, Edmonton, Alberta; six daughters, Shirley (Mrs. Denis Desveaux), Long Island, Stella (Mrs. Paul Levis Deveau), Plateau, Florence (Mrs. Joseph Carrier), Trenton, Ontario, Bertha Mae (Mrs. Harvey Camus), Cheticamp, Marie Therese Bourgeois, at home and Debbie (Mrs. Allen Hart), Margaree Valley; 9 grandchildren. Predeceased by his wife, Ann Mary Basker; one daughter, Marie Therese; brother, Arthur; sister, Helen Roach and half-brothers, Willie Bourgeois, Edward Camus. Visitation will be today (Monday) at the Cheticamp Funeral Home from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. on Tuesday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Interment will be the parish cemetery.
Burton, Wesley John 1944-2001
BURTON, Wesley John - 57, Margaree Valley, passed away peacefully October 30, 2001, in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital, after a battle with cancer. Born in Margaree Valley, he was a son of Charles and Kathryn (Ross) Burton. Wesley spent his life in forestry, farming and the production of maple syrup. He will be missed by family and friends. He was the husband of Shirley Phillips, Margaree Centre. Wesley was predeceased by his first wife, Gloria MacDonald. Surviving are daughters, Jennifer (Mrs. Roger MacDonald), Mississauga, Ont.; Wanda (Mrs. Roy Boudreau), Cheticamp; stepsons, William, Margaree Centre; Robert, Truro, and their wives and families; sisters, Corinna, Chile; Martha (Mrs. Elmer Hart), Margaree Valley, and family; brothers, Lauchie, Toronto; Earl, Bruce, John and Conrad, all of Margaree Valley, and their wives and families. The body is resting at Shalom Room, Wilson United Church, Margaree Centre, with visitation 7-9 p.m. today and 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday. The funeral will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in Wilson United Church, Margaree Centre, Rev. Gordon MacLean and Pastor Hugh Morrison officiating. Burial will be in the Baptist Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of choice. Arrangements under the direction of MacAskill Funeral Home, Baddeck.
Cameron (MacKeigan), Ada Marguerite 1923-2001
Cape Breton Post, January 19, 2001, Ada Marguerite 'Pinky' Cameron, 77, of the Breton Bay Nursing Home, Sydney, passed away Thursday, Jan. 18, 2001, at the Home. Born at Halifax, she was the daughter of the late Archie and Freedom (Clark) MacKeigan. Surviving are three daughters, Elaine (Robert) Coldwell, Ontario, Connie (Raymond) Jackson, Victoria, and Zandra (Norman) MacDonald, Sydney; seven grandchildren, Kelly (Ken) MacLeod, Kim (Eldon) MacDonald, Keith (Gloria) MacDonald, Douglas Coldwell, Sharon Coldwell, Jonathan Coldwell, and Andrew Tims; five great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband, Donald Cameron and a brother, Robert Brady. The late Mrs. Cameron will have no visitation. A prayer service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Interment in the spring at Oakfield Cemetery, Mira.Donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Cameron, Angus Godfrey 1940-2000
Cape Breton Post, May 8, 2000, Angus (Godfrey) Cameron, 60, of 18 David St., River Ryan, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family Sunday, May 7, 2000, at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Angus and Clara (Lee) Cameron. Godfrey was a member of Saint Michael's Parish in River Ryan. He worked as a coal miner until a mine accident in #12 Colliery forced him to retire in 1959.Godfrey was a devoted family man and he will be sadly missed by his wife of 39 years the former Ann Currie, three daughters, Diane Murray (Blair), Donna, Darlene (Tommy), all of River Ryan, grandchildren, Ryan, Joshua, Lydia, Blair Jr., all of River Ryan and Laurie of Alberta. He is also survived by brothers, Allie Joe (Ann), Ontario, and his special buddy and brother Stanley "Timo" (Marilyn), River Ryan and one aunt Carmella Lee.He was predeceased by a sister Ilene and a brother Palmer.Godfrey was well known by his friends and neighbours for his love of music, playing fiddle was his life's passion. He gave back to his community by playing at many benefit concerts over the years.Visitation for the late Godfrey Cameron will be held in the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St. New Waterford, Tuesday from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in Saint Michael's Church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
Cameron (MacNeil), Christena 1910-1987
The New Glasgow Evening News, Thursday, July 2, 1987 - ANTIGONISH - Christena (Tena) Cameron, 77, 64 Brookland St., Antigonish, died Tuesday in St. Martha's Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Georgeville, she was the daughter of the late John H. and Mary (MacNeil) MacNeil. She was a school teacher for 10 years in Antigonish County. She was a member of CWL of St. Ninian's parish. She is survived by her husband, Dan F.; two daughters, Theresa (Mrs Leonard Duann), Mary (Mrs John MacKinnon), both of Dartmouth; two sons, John Dan, Allen, both of Antigonish; nine grandchildren. She was predeceased by two sisters, Margaret and Mary C.; two brothers, Dan Michael and one in infancy. The remains are resting in Curry Brothers Funeral Home, Antigonish. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Ninian's Cathedral. Interment will be in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to St. Martha's Building for Health Fund or any charity.
Cameron (Matheson), Christene Elizabeth 1909-2001
Cape Breton Post, March 26, 2001, Christene Elizabeth Cameron 91, Grand River In the company of her family, Christene peacefully passed away Saturday, March 24, 2001 in the Strait Richmond Hospital after finally succumbing to the rigours of old age. Born in October, 1909, she was the second child of the late Dan Frank and Katie Flora MacRitchie Matheson.She was born and raised in the small, gentle farming community of Aberdeen overlooking the Bras d'Or Lakes. After her schooling was completed, she worked in Baddeck for a number of years and while there met and married Norman L. Cameron, who remained her loving husband for the next 61 years. The new couple moved to Grand River, N.S., where Norman worked in the General Store built and owned by his father, John H. Cameron. In 1948, Norman took over the store from his father and Chris gradually became more active in the operation of the business. The store was sold in 1976, allowing she and Norman many years of healthy and productive retirement.Chris is survived by her husband, Norman, as well as daughter, Norma, Halifax and son, Kenneth, Grand River.She is also survived by sisters, Harriet (Mrs. Andrew Morrison), Jonena (Mrs. Douglas Macleod), Mary (Mrs. Wilfred Asaph), all of Baddeck, Jamie (Mrs. Donald Ross), Little Narrows; and brother, Frank (Anne), Aberdeen. She is also fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and other family friends.Along with her parents, she was predeceased by her older sister, Mabelle, who was murdered in Boston in 1927; brother, Leonard; and daughter-in-law, Shirley Larkin- Cameron.Visitation will be Tuesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the Grand River United Church with funeral service in the church at 2 p.m. Wednesday with Rev. Tony Ware officiating. Cremation and interment to take place at a later date. Family flowers only please; donations may be made in Chris's memory to the Grand River United Church.The funeral is under the direction of the Alex A. Morrison Funeral Home, St. Peter's.
Cameron, Christine ?-1987
The Evening News, New Glasgow, Wed., June 24, 1987, New Glasgow - The funeral service for Christine Cameron, Glen Haven Manor, formerly of Thorburn, was held at H.W. Angus Funeral Home, New Glasgow, on June 17. Rev. Evelyn Carpenter officiated. The choir of First Presbyterian Church led in the singing of The Lord's My Shepherd and Abide With Me. Pallbearers were Francis DeYoung, Gary Fraser,Marshall Millar, Malcolm MacLeod, John Munroe, Everett Munroe. Interment in Thorburn Cemetery.
Cameron, Daniel Francis 1927-2001
CAMERON, Daniel Francis - 74, Glendale, Inverness Co., died Monday, October 29, 2001, at home. Born in Pembroke, Mass., he was a son of the late Dan Alex and Margaret (MacLeod) Cameron. He retired from Carlings Brewery, Natick, Mass. and was a member of St. Mary of the Angels Parish, Glendale. Surviving are his wife, the former Sarah Harrietha; daughters, Peggy (Tom) McKenna, Malden, Mass.; Donna (Nick) Slaughter, Texas; Joan (Steve) Guertin, Malden, Mass.; Jean, Dorchester, Mass.; Janet (Steve) MacIntyre, Malden, Mass.; sons, Brian, Brockton, Mass.; Kevin (Barbara), Pelham, N.H.; Danny (Stella), Glendale; John (Diane), Worcester, Mass.; Robert (Patty), Malden, Mass.; Neil, Glendale; sisters, Catherine (Wilberd) Cormier, Helen, both of Ellenton, Fla.; Mary (Jim) O'Neil, Austin, Tex.; Judy (Ronnie) Wilkosky, Newport Richey, Fla.; brother, Robert (Marie), North Reading, Mass.; 13 grandchildren. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral mass will be held 2 p.m. Friday in St. Mary of the Angels Roman Catholic Church, Father Allan MacPhie officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Family flowers only, memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia or a charity of choice.
Cameron, Daniel Roderick 1916-1992
The Chronicle-Herald, September 12, 1992, CAMERON, Daniel Roderick - 76, Lower Mount Thom, Pictou County, died September 11, 1992, in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Donald and Catherine (MacGillivray) Cameron. He was an adherent of St. Luke's Presbyterian Church, Salt Springs, Pictou County. He was an overseas veteran of the Second World War; member of Overseas War Veterans Association and worked for CNR until retirement. He is survived by his wife, the former Emma Chisholm; two sons, Donald, Mount Thom; Ebevan, Central West River, Pictou County; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Christine (Mrs. Stewart Patton), North River, Colchester County; brother, Colin, Bible Hill, Colchester County. The body is in Eagles Funeral Home, New Glasgow, visiting 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today. Funeral will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday in St. Luke's Presbyterian Church, Rev. Waldon Moas officiating. Burial will be in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. Family flowers only. in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Izaak Walton Killam Children's Hospital or any charity.
Cameron, David Edward 1955-1999The Halifax Herald, Friday, July 9, 1999, CAMERON, David Edward - 44, formerly of Dufferin Street, Westville, passed away in Montreal General Hospital on July 6, 1999. He was a son of John E. Cameron and the late Lilian (Pullman) Cameron. He was a graduate of Westville High School and the University College of Cape Breton. He was employed at Halifax International Airport and later with the Department of National Defence in Montreal. He is survived by sister, Marie (Joseph) Cameron; nephew, Christopher, and niece, Cheryl, all of Sydney; stepmother, Elizabeth Cameron; stepsister, Agnes (Tom) Davis; and stepbrother, Brian (Cindy) Leadbeater, all of Westville. Cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors on Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Eagles Funeral Home, Westville, from where a memorial service will be held on Sunday at 4 p.m. Interment in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to any charity.
Cameron, Dougald Alexander 1900-1987
The New Glasgow Evening News, Tuesday, February 10, 1987 - WARD ROAD - Dougald Alexander Cameron, 87, of Ward Road, Annapolis County, died Monday in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Middleton, Antigonish County, he was a son of the late John and Catherine (Ferguson) Cameron. He was a retired lumberman. He is survived by his wife, the former Muriel George; a daughter, Muriel, Toronto; a son, David, Ward Road. He was predeceased by a son, Dougald. The remains are resting at the Warren T. Roop Funeral Home, Middleton, where funeral will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. Interment will be in Torbrook Mines cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to any charity.
Cameron, Dunbar 1910-1987
The New Glasgow Evening News, Monday, January 26, 1987 - SALTSPRINGS - Dunbar Cameron, 76, of Saltsprings, died Sunday in the Victoria General Hospital. Born in Brookland, he was a son of the late Alex D. and Mary (Fisher) Cameron. He was a farmer most of his life. He worked with the highway survey crew and also with the Department of Transportation as a snowplow operator. He was a member of St. Luke's United Church, Saltsprings. He had lived in Saltsprings for 24 years. He is survived by his wife, the former Isabel Sutherland; a daughter, Doris (Mrs. Clarence Green), New Glasgow; a son, Leslie, New Glasgow; two grandchildren. The remains are resting at Eagles Funeral Home, Westville, where funeral will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the Stillman cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Pictou County Branch of the Canadian Association for the Mentally Handicapped or to St. Luke's United Church.
Cameron (Fraser), Edith Matilda 1911-2002
Thursday, February 21, 2002 The Halifax Herald Limited, CAMERON, Edith Matilda - 91, Port Hood, died Tuesday, February 19, 2002, in Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home. Born in Port Hood, she was a daughter of the late John and Laura M. (Watts) Fraser. She was a devoted mother and an excellent homemaker. She had a great fondness for her family and many friends. She was a member of St. Stephen's United Church, Port Hood and the U.C.W. She is the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are her daughter, Jean (Jimmy Nick) Langley, Port Hawkesbury; son, Clarence (Marie) Cameron, Port Hood; four granddaughters; eight great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John; son, Gary; sister, Lillian Teates; brothers, Robert, Elmer, Clarence. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday in Port Hood Community Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Stephen's United Church, Rev. Grant and Laura Williams officiating. Burial in Union Cemetery at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to St. Stephen's Building Fund. Funeral arrangements are under the direction and care of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury.
Cameron, Elsie Catharine 1902-1986
The Evening News, New Glasgow, Sat. Nov. 8, 1986, Caribou River - Elsie Catharine Cameron, 84, died Friday in Glades Lodge, Halifax. Born in Caribou River, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Jeanette (MacGivor) Cameron. She was a graduate of the Maritime Business College and practised accounting for many years. She is survived by a sister, Flora MacDougall, Halifax; two brothers, Clarence, Brule Point, and John, Port Williams. The remains are resting in Mattatall's Funeral Home, Dartmouth, where funeral will be held Monday at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens.
The Pictou Advocate of Wednesday, November 12, 1986 printed the same obit, with additional information: Caribou River is in Pictou County; date of death was Nov. 7; funeral was Mon. Nov. 10 and Rev. P.A. MacDonald officiated.
Cameron (Munro), Ethel 1913-1986
The Pictou Advocate, Wednesday, October 29, 1986, Ethel Cameron, 73, of Water Street, Westville, died Sunday in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Pictou, she was a daughter of the late William and Margaret (Grant) Munro. She was a member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Westville, and of Crystal Fountain Rebekah Lodge. She is survived by her husband, Robert; a son, Wayne, Westville; two brothers, Donald, Springhill, and Fraser, Montreal; a sister Catherine, U.S.A.; and a grandson. She was predeceased by two sisters, Alice and Lillian, and two brothers, William and Henry. The body was in Eagles Funeral Home, Westville, with Rev. Fraser Dunbar officiating. Burial was in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens.
Cameron, Gerald Thomas 1923-1988
The Pictou Advocate, Wednesday, April 20, 1988 - Gerald Thomas Cameron, 65, MacPherson's Mills, died Tuesday, Apr. 12 in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Trenton, he was a son of the late Howard and Gertrude (Gladney) Cameron. A retired Hawker Siddeley employee, he was a veteran of the Second World War, having served with the North Nova Scotia Highlanders. He was a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 29. He is survived by his wife, the former Phyllis Harper; two daughters, Diane (Mrs Donald Cameron) and Elaine (Mrs Harold Cameron), both of Caledonia; four sons, Gerald, Trenton; Trevor, New Glasgow; Harold, Lantz; Phillip, MacPherson's Mills; three sisters, Mrs Mildred Laffin and Mrs Nora MacDonald, both of Trenton; Mrs Stella Bell, New Glasgow; three brothers, Arthur, Sinclair's Island; Elmer, Hopewell; Clyde, Moose River; 18 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by two sisters, Cora and Kate; three brothers, Bruce, Harold, William in infancy. Funeral was held Friday, Apr. 15 in Christ the King Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Bill Rankin officiating. Burial was in Brookside Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or any charity.
Cameron, Hattie 1911-1987
The New Glasgow Evening News, Saturday, January 31, 1987 - STELLARTON - Hattie Cameron, 75, Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow, formerly of Stellarton, and Antigonish, died Thursday in Aberdeen Hospital. Born in McLellan's Brook, Pictou County, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Blanche (Taylor) Cameron. She is survived by two brothers: Howard, Lochaber; Ralph, B.C.; a sister, Margaret, Mississauga, Ont.; five half brothers: Stewart, John and Edward, all of Toronto; William, George, both of Stellarton; five half sisters: Myrtle, Jeanette, Violet, all of Ontario; Florence (Mrs. John Cornett), Shirley (Mrs. Bernard Farrell), both of Stellarton. She was predeceased by her step-mother, Nettie, a sister Catherine, a half brother, James, a half sister, Helen. The remains are resting in H.C. MacQuarrie Funeral Home, Stellarton, after 3 p.m. today (Saturday), from where funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday. Interment will be in Castle Hill cemetery, McLellan's Brook.
Cameron, J. Edward 1923-1988
The Pictou Advocate, Wednesday, March 9, 1988 - J. Edward Cameron, 65, Big Island, died Friday, Mar. 4 in Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Big Island, he was a son of the late Owen and Bessie (Callaghan) Cameron. He was a farmer and fisherman and past noble grand, Norton Oddfellows Lodge No. 2 and Golden Link Rebekah Lodge. He was an elder and choir member of Merigomish United Church. He was past-president of Merigomish fire department, past president and active member of the East Pictou Liberal Association. He is survived by his wife, Agnes (Haley); two sons, Robert, Abercrombie; Charles, at home; two daughters, Sharon (Mrs Ron Borschyk), Edmonton; Janet (Mrs Robert MacDonald), Plymouth Park; two sisters, Helen (Mrs Weldon Fraser), Hopewell; Ora (Cumming) (Mrs Norman Martin), Capreol, Ont.; four grandchildren. Funeral service was held Monday, Mar. 7 in Merigomish United Church, Rev. Peter Fraser officiating. Burial was in Murray's Point Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation, the Nova Scotia Heart Foundation or any charity.
Cameron, James 1912-1994
The Chronicle-Herald, February 22, 1994, CAMERON, James - 81, Truro, formerly of West Branch and River John, Pictou County, died February 21, 1994, at home. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late John James and Myrtle (MacDonald) Cameron. He is survived by his wife, the former Margaret Susan Sutherland; stepson, Arnold Matheson, Stroud, Ont.; foster son, Neil MacPherson, New Glasgow; foster daughter, Sandra Brenton, Middle Stewiacke; brother, Campbell, Lower Sackville; four sisters, Jessie Feeney, Henniker, N.H.; Tena Demings, Georgetown, Mass.; Mildred Mingo, Middleton, Colchester County; Joan Fanning, New Glasgow; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by two sisters, Jean Eustace, Ina Stewart; stepsister, Mary Dufour. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in MacLeod's Funeral Home, River John, where funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Rev. Clair MacLeod officiating, assisted by Rev. Murray Graham. Burial will be in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens, Sylvester. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any charity.
Cameron, James Daniel 1912-1988
The Pictou Advocate, Wednesday, February 24, 1988 - James Daniel Cameron, 76, of Edward Mortimer Apartments, Pictou, died Friday, Feb. 19 at home. Born in Mount Thom, he was a son of the late James D. and Annie Bell (MacCulloch) Cameron. He was an employee of Ferguson Industries, Pictou, for more than 25 years. Following retirement he lived in Durham for seven years. He was a member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Pictou. He is survived by two sons, Gary, Canning; Ian, Metcalfe, Ont.; a brother, Chester, Mount Thom; five grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Frances Elliott; a sister, Rosina; four brothers, Wesley, Lewis, Frank and William; a stepbrother, Milton. Funeral service was Monday, Feb. 22 in St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Rev. Kenneth Stright and Rev. Waldon Moase officiating. Burial was in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens.
Cameron, John Donald 1942-2000
Cape Breton Post, January 29, 2000, In his 58th year, after a valiant battle with cancer, Donn found eternal peace with the Lord at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on Friday, Jan. 28, 2000.Born in Glace Bay, Donn was a son to the late John Donald and Adeline (McIntyre) Cameron.Donn is survived by his loving wife, Gail; son, Gary (Christine), Hamilton, Ont.; daughters, Deborah Cameron and Lorraine Lee (Kevin), both of Hamilton, Ont.; stepchildren, Terry and John Henneveld, B.C., Patti and Doug Miller, Alberta, Russ and Heather Wilcox and Teddi and Marvin Marsh, both of B.C. Donn is also survived by 11 loving grandchildren.Donn was predeceased by one special son, John Donald (Donnie) Cameron.Donn lived most of his life in Ontario, where he was an employee of Dofasco for almost 25 years, but his heart was always in Cape Breton.Donn touched the hearts of everyone who met him and will always be remembered for his robust smile, his sense of humour and his love for music.Visitation will be held today (Saturday), 7-9 p.m. in Sydney Memorial Chapel. Funeral service to be held Sunday, 2:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Church, Big Pond with Fr. Gillis officiating. Private burial.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Donn's memory to the Cape Breton Palliative Care Society.He never claimed to be an artist. He didn't want to be a star. All he ever wanted to do was sing and play guitar.Rest In Peace.
Cameron, John Edward 1917-2000
The Halifax Herald Limited, Monday, February 21, 2000, CAMERON, John Edward - The death of John Edward Cameron, age 83, North Street, Westville occurred on Saturday, February 19, 2000, in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in 1916, he was the son of the late John W. and Florence (Muir) Cameron. He was employed at the Westville Post Office for 29 years retiring in 1980. He served overseas in the Second World War with the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps in the British Isles, Sicily, Italy, the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. He was a member of St. Paul United Church, St. Paul Choir and Session, a member of Prentice Boys 76, LOL, Thorburn and past Deputy Grand Master, LOL for the Province of Nova Scotia; a member of Western Star Lodge 50, AF& AM; past patron of Westville Chapter 24, Order of the Eastern Star and past Grand Representative of the District of Columbia; a 50-year member and past president of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 35, past president of Overseas War Veterans Association; past President of Clan Cameron Nova Scotia, past President of Westville Heritage Group and choral group, a member of the Westville Citizens Crime Prevention Association, the Stellarton Male Chorus and Normandy Branch Legion Choir. He served on Westville Town Council for 17 years, was a former member and past president of the Pictou County Kennel Club and Westville Curling Club. He is survived by his wife, the former Elizabeth Clark Leadbeater; daughter, Marie (Joseph) Cameron; grandchildren, Christopher and Cheryl, all of Sydney; stepdaughter, Agnes (Thomas) Davis; stepson, Brian (Cindy) Leadbeater; four stepgrandchildren, all of Westville; sister, Christina MacDonald, Vallley View Villa; brother, Archie, Kitchener, Ont. He was predeceased by his first wife, Lillian Pullman, Wales; son, David Edward, Montreal; sisters, Bella Saunders Lynch and Margaret MacDonald; brother, Gilbert. Visitation will be held today from 2-4, 7-9 p.m., in Eagles Funeral Home, Westville. His funeral will be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m., in St. Paul United Church, Westville, Rev. Donald Sutherland officiating. Burial will be in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens, Sylvester. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Paul United Church or to any charity.
Cameron, John Francis 1918-1998
Cape Breton Post, December 15, 1998, John Francis Cameron, 80, of Mabou, died Monday, Dec. 14, 1998, at Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital, Inverness. Born at Mabou, he was the son of the late Johnnie Donald and Kate (Beaton) Cameron. He was a member of St. Mary's R.C. Church, Mabou, a veteran of the Second World War and a member of Branch 132 Royal Canadian Legion, Inverness. He was employed by the Dept. of Highways until he retired. He was a first among volunteers in his community and was always a strong believer in supporting a good cause.He is survived by one daughter, Tiffany Ann (Buffy) at home; one son, Donald Bernard and his wife Sharon, Mabou; one sister, Loretta Pellerin, Wayne, Pa.; two grandchildren, Allan Francis and Stuart. He was predeceased by his wife the former Mary Rebecca Cameron; four sisters, Anne, Mary Agatha, Margaret, Mary Sarah (Sally); two brothers, John Angus and Donald.The late Mr. Cameron will rest at St. Mary's Church Funeral Parlor, Mabou, where visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Mary's Church, Mabou with the Rev. Angus Morris officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery, under the direction of Inverness Funeral Home.Donations may be made to St. Mary's Cemetery Fund
Cameron, Lillian Anna 1898-1988