It is with deep sorrow that the family of Jessie (Slade) Snow of Sydney announce her passing at The Cove Guest Home on Saturday, April 11, 2020, at the age of 92.

Born in Sydney on July 20, 1927, Jessie was the daughter of the late George and Dinah (Forsey) Slade.

Jessie was employed for many years at the Royal Bank of Canada and as the bookkeeper at Spring Garden Villa.

Jessie is survived by her children, Allan, Dartmouth, Paula Morrison (Andy), Winnipeg and Robert, Sydney; grandchildren, Marian Stevens, Raymond and Allison Snow, and Heather, David, Mark and Steven Morrison; great-grandchildren, Declan and Colton Stevens; sister, Helen Ellsworth and brother-in-law, Geoff Forshaw.

Besides her parents, Jessie was predeceased by her husband, Melvin (1991); brothers, Jim and George Slade and sisters, Alice Courage and Ruth Forshaw.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to The Cove Guest Home and especially the nurses and staff of Creative Care.

Memorial service to celebrate the life of Jessie Snow will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street), Whitney Pier on Monday, June 12, 2023, at 1 p.m. in the All Faith Chapel with Rev. Thomas Whent Officiating. Light refreshments will be served in the funeral home reception area following the service. Interment will take place Forest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sydney.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada or a charity of your choice.

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


Online Condolences

To Robert, and all the family sorry for the loss of your mom a very lovely lady may she Rest In Peace
From:  Carol Wall

To Jessie’s Family,
Sorry to hear of Jessie’s passing. My mom, Margie MacNeil, was Jessie’s co-worker at Spring Garden Villa. Mom wanted me to pass along her condolences. Thinking of you all.
From:  Margie MacNeil & Theresa Campbell

To the family, we are both so sorry to hear about Jessie’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Take care and God Bless.
From:  Donnie and Rose Courage

Sending our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mom…I have many happy memories of so many days spent at your home. She was always so loving & kind
From:  Nancy (Jackson) & Bernie Boudreau

To the Snow family ,very sorry to here of the loss of your mother I am sure she will be greatly missed.
From:  Peter and Patricia MacLean