KATRYK, Margaret ‘Margie’

Whitney Pier “Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.” On January 31st, 2019, it is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of our loving mother, grandmother,...

MacKINNON, John Joseph

Westmount It is with broken hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our wonderful husband and father, John Joseph MacKinnon on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, John was the son of the late...

FERGUSON, William Calvin ‘Kelly’

North Sydney / Sydney It is with broken hearts that we, the family announce the passing of our wonderful father, William Calvin ‘Kelly’ Ferguson on Saturday, January 26, 2019 on Unit 4 East at the North Side General Hospital, North Sydney. Born in Whitney Pier, Kelly...

BENNETT, James Lorne

With heavy hearts, we regret to announce the passing of James Lorne Bennett, age 74, on Friday, January 11, 2019 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born on November 22, 1944 in Sydney, James was the son of the late John and Linda Ellen (Travis) Bennett. James...

HANNA, Cynthia ‘Cindy’ Diane (Grant) 

It is with sadness we announce the passing of, Cynthia ‘Cindy’ Diane (Grant) Hanna on Monday, January 7, 2019, at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital, New Waterford, surrounded by her loving family. Cindy was born in Whitney Pier on June 6, 1942 to the late Albert...

MacNEIL, Liann Rhonda

Sydney / Toronto, ON It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of our beautiful daughter, Liann Rhonda MacNeil on Monday, December 24, 2018, at home in Toronto, ON. Born on June 26, 1982 in Sydney, Liann was the daughter of Linda (MacNeil) and Ray Doucet,...

HOLLOHAN, Eva ‘Babe’ Ruth (Nichols)

We regret to announce the passing of Eva ‘Babe’ Ruth (Nichols) Hollohan, an incredible mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and dear friend. Mom was diagnosed with dementia five years ago and struggled against it with all her considerable might. She succumbed to...

GARDINER, John William

Whitney Pier It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my husband and best friend, John Gardiner on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the An Cala Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a long battle with cancer. Born in...

LUSH, John ‘Jack’ Joseph

Sydney It is with deepest sorrow and love that we regret to announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Jack Lush at home on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Born on March 8, 1936 in Sydney, Jack was the son of the late...

PEARSON, Helen (McCormick)

Sydney It is with sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Helen Pearson on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the QEII Hospital, Halifax, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Bridgeport, NS on October 7, 1934, Helen was the daughter of the late Dan and Annie...