It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Margaret ‘Isabel’ Quinn on Friday, December 13, 2019, at the Harbourstone Enhanced Care Facility in Sydney.

Born on August 27, 1931 in New Glasgow, Isabel was the daughter of the late Dan and Mary (Henderson) Fraser.

Isabel is survived by daughter, Anne Marie, Halifax; son, James Gerard, Sydney and grandson, James Robert, Sarnia, Ontario.

Besides her parents, Isabel was predeceased by her husband, James Quinn, and brother, Donald D. Fraser.

Visitation for the late Isabel Quinn will be held Friday, December 20, 2019 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street), Whitney Pier.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at Holy Redeemer Church at 10 a.m. with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Interment will take place in St. Barra Church Cemetery, Christmas Island.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Cape Breton Regional Hospital.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.

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Our deepest sympathy on the passing of your Mom.
From:  Wendy Mac Neil

Dear Ann Marie and Jim , so very sorry to hear about your mother .She was a wonderful person in deed .A kind and loving woman , a great neighbour and eventually a good friend .Paula and I were very happy to have known both of your parents.Sadly we are in New Brunswick with our children for Christmas and we will not be able to attend your mother’s funeral.We have good memories of you all and would love to see you if you are ever in Grand Narrows during the summer months . God bless you and please keep in touch . Blaine and Paula
From:  Blaine and Paula Jessome

Such a sweet lady. She will be dearly missed. Love and prayers to all.
From:  Margaret Collins(Quinn)

I am so sorry for your loss of Isabel. I spent many a days at her home in grand narrows or around there. Her and Jimmy were darlings. My mom Mary Lizzy Bryden Mac Neil thought highly of her and they often by phone years ago. My love and prayers to the familys
From:  Gail Mac Neil