It is with broken hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Mary Hamilton on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney.
Born in Whycocomaugh, Mary was the daughter of the late George and Margaret (Maxwell) Morrison.
Mary is survived by sons, Derrick and David and their father, Glen; grandchildren, Robert, Raven and Renae; sisters, Kay Borden (Howie), Jeanette MacDonald (DA), Cynthia Cambridge (Joe), Diane Morrison (Robert); sister-in-law, Marilyn Jones (Leonard) as well as her extended family.
Besides her parents, Mary was predeceased by her brothers, Donald and Howard.
Mary worked at the City Hospital for 35 years after working at the Victoria County Hospital in Baddeck for 4 years. She was an avid dart player and was in a league for many years. She enjoyed playing cards and was a member of TOPS. She was a member of Trinity United Church.
Visitation for the late Mary Hamilton will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at the Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
Funeral service to celebrate the life of Mary will be held in the funeral home on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the All Faith Chapel with Rev. Rosemary Godin officiating. A light lunch will be served in the funeral home reception area following the service.
A private family interment will take place in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sydney.
Donations in memory of Mary may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.
I am so sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless xo
From: Anna MacLeod
I am so sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. My very sincere sympathy to all the family.
From: Fred Matthews
So sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. Condolences to all
From: Allison MacKinnon
Dave : Sorry to hear the news of your mom’s passing , Mary loved her T.V Bingo and I always enjoyed my visits with her . A wonderful lady with a beautiful smile and for the record lets hope that she will “Shut the front door! ” when she gets to Heaven . Rest in peace dear Mary . My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very hard time take care .
From: Colleen MacLean
So very sorry to hear of Mary’s passing she always had a great smile and always welcomed us with a big hug at family events xoxo
From: Mary Shannon – Truro
So sorry for the loss of Mary ,She was a wonderful lady, I’m a coworker that worked with Mary for several years, We had a lot of good times and a lot of laughs. May she R.IP Condolences go out to her family my thoughts and prayers go out to you all.
From: Diane Hillier
We were Deeply Saddened to hear of Mary’s Passing, Our thoughts and Prayers are with All of You during this very difficult time. May You All be Blessed with the Beautiful Memories You have shared Together.
From: Mona Yakimchuck, Wally, Chelsey & Ashley Talbot