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Newfoundland Obituaries
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Cape Breton Post
July 2002


KING, Marjorie Doris
Cape Breton Post, Saturday, July 20, 2002

Born in Change Islands, Nfld., she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Ethel (LeDrew) King. Marjorie retired as a supervisor after 34 years service with Sears Canada in 1983. She is survived by several nieces and nephews, including Elaine (Joe) LeDrew Miller, Calgary, Donald (Carol) LeDrew, Vancouver, David (Nancy Brushett) LeDrew, Halifax, Lawrence (Pauline) LeDrew, Chatham, Ont. She was predeceased by two sisters, Blanche LeDrew and Gladys Brake, three brothers, Harold, Heber and Abram. Visitation will be held at Sydney Memorial Chapel, Monday 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel Tuesday, July 23, 2002, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Stephen Mills officiating. Burial in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the N.S. Lung Association or Cape Breton Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit. Condolences may be sent to the family at
The actual date of death is not mentioned but the obit appeared for the first time in the Cape Breton Post, Saturday, July 20, 2002

SIMMS, Emma Margaret, 70
Glace Bay
Cape Breton Post, Thursday, July 25, 2002
Mrs. Emma Margaret Simms
of 25 Wadman St., Glace Bay, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2002, at the Glace Bay Health Care Complex. Born in Nicholsville, Nfld., she was the daughter of the late Edgar and Grace (Legge) Nichols. Emma was a member of St. Mary's Anglican Church, Glace Bay. Her most important love in life was her family and home.

Emma is survived by her husband, Jacob "Jake"; two daughters, Mary Alice Brown, Glace Bay, and Pamela Phyllis Strub, Kitchener, Ont.; also two sons, Edgar Alexander "Sandy" and Bert Regan, both of Glace Bay; four grandchildren, Sandy, Holly, Scott and Dana; and a special niece, Penny Battcock, Glace Bay; along with eight sisters and one brother, also surviving. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by four sisters and one brother. By Emma's request there will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place. A funeral service will take place 10 a.m. Friday in St. Mary's Anglican Church with Rev. Glen Kent officiating. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Any memorials or donations in Emma's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice.



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