MacKINNON, Roderick Roy

Scotchtown We regret to announce the passing of Roderick Roy MacKinnon at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on the evening of Wednesday, October 31st, 2018. He was 70 years old and was taken way too soon. Roy was the son of the late Sarah (Fraser) and Roderick Rory...

APBLETT, Ronald Craig

Sydney With broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of Ronald ‘Ronnie’ Craig Apblett, age 67, on Friday, October 26, 2018 at home in Sydney. Born on July 3, 1951 in Sydney, Ronnie was the son of the late John and Mildred (MacLeod) Apblett. He was the youngest of...

HOBAN, William ‘Bill’ Joseph

Sydney It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of William Joseph Hoban on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney on November 2, 1943, Bill was the son of the late Archibald and Naomi (Keel)...

AUCOIN-MACNEIL, Patricia ‘Patsy’ Denise

Whitney Pier On Friday, September 21, 2018 some angels came and welcomed a wife, a mother and a friend. Guiding her on her journey is her father, Ferman J. Aucoin; mother, Catherine ‘Katie’ (Bantish) Aucoin; sister, Marilyn (Steve) Nicholson; maternal grandparents,...

MITCHELL, James ‘Jimmy’ William

North East Margaree We the family of the late James William Mitchell, age 68, announce with great sadness the passing of a wonderful, loving, caring husband, father, grandfather and friend. He died on Sunday, September 9, 2018 in Victoria County Memorial Hospital,...

McCARRON, Terrance ‘Terry’ Matthew

Sydney It is with heavy hearts that we, the family of Terry McCarron announce his passing on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born on February 22, 1938, in Sydney, Terry was the son of the late John and...

ROBERTS, Dorothy Lillian

Sydney It is with heartfelt sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Dorothy ‘Babe’ Lillian (Crombie) Roberts on August 15, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a long illness. Born in New Waterford on July 27, 1935, Dorothy was the daughter of...

MELNICK, Mary Elizabeth

Whitney Pier “God’s Finger touched her and then she slept” It is with the greatest of sadness, the family of Mary Elizabeth Melnick (nee Squires) wish to advise of her death after a long and fulfilling life of almost 96 years. Mary, the eldest of 14 children was born...

STEPHENSON, Agnes ‘Aggie’

With heartfelt sadness we announce the death of our sister, Ciocia (Aunt), and friend, Agnes ‘Aggie’ Stephenson on  Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Cove Guest Home, Sydney.  Aggie was the daughter of the late Stefan and Maria (Bedryj) Wroblewski. She was born on...

DILNEY, Shawn Lois (Lawrence)

Whitney Pier It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Shawn Lois (Lawrence) Dilney, age 60, on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born and raised in Sydney, Shawn worked at...