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BRAGG, MELIDA (FARRELL)
BUNGAY, Michael, 88
He served during the Second World War with the Merchant Navy. He was employed for many years as an engineer and launch master with the pilot boats in North Sydney and Port Hawkesbury. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Anglican Church.
Surviving are his daughter, Shirley (Greg) Dipersio, Sydney; a son, Bill (Ada) Bungay, North Sydney; four grandchildren, David, Michael, Andrea and Noel. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He was predeceased by his wife, Pearl (Rose) Bungay; one sister, Elizabeth and seven brothers, Wilson, John, Leo, Arthur, George, James and Charles. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. today (Monday) in the W J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. Funeral service will take place 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. John the Baptist Anglican Church with Rev. Peter Rafuse officiating. Cremation to follow with burial at a later date in Lakeside Cemetery, North Sydney. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia *
CARRIGAN, Ann Helena "Lena", 79
Lena was a member of Mt. Carmel Church and the New Waterford Pensioners Club. She was formerly employed as a PCW with MacGillivary Guest Home, Spring Garden Villa and the Maple Hill Manor. She possessed a sharp wit and great sense of humour, along with a talent that enabled her to do oil painting and craft works.
Lena will be sadly missed by her many friends,
especially those at her apartment complex on MacLeod Avenue, as well as her
best friend and sister-in-law, Josie Forward. One of Lena's greatest
passions was the love she had for her children and grandchildren. She is
survived by three daughters, Michelle (Fabian) McKinnon, Elaine (Hugh)
MacEachern and Cindy (Bill) MacLellan, all of New Waterford; and one son,
Brian (Carol), Ontario; 11 grandchildren, Shawn, Jason, Michelle, Billy,
Tammy, Gory, Joelle, Tyler, Michael, Francis and Nicholas; two
great-grandchildren, Kaley and Tammy Lena was predeceased by her husband,
Hugh "Mick" Carrigan, a daughter, Mary Roach and a son in infancy, two
brothers, Gus and Wallace Forward, three sisters, Veronica Mclsaac, Joyce
McLeod and Priscilla Bond. Visitation will take place today (Thursday), 7-9
p.m. and Friday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380
Smith St., New Waterford. Funeral mass Saturday, 11 a.m. in Mt. Carmel
Church with interment in the parish cemetery, followed by a reception at the
Carmel Centre. As an expression of sympathy for Lena, donations in her
memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society Members of the K of C will
gather at the funeral home Friday at 7:30 p.m. for a prayer service. On
line condolences at email@example.com
LARGE, Ernestine (Billard, Naufits), 78
Surviving is her only son, Harvey Nauffts, his wife Vaida, grandchildren Sherry, Randy, Cody and Cole along with several great-grandchildren. Also surviving are brothers, Gordon, Gerald, Jack, Donnie and Raymond Billard, sisters, Bette Volkman, Dorothy Munden, Beverly Wintermeyer, Eileen Bigley and their spouses. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her first husband, Charles Nauffts, infant son, Randy Nauffts, second husband, George Large, brothers, Arthur and Charles and just four months ago sister, Joan Billard. Cremation has taken place. Burial at a later date in Greenwood Cemetery *
LEWIS, Loretta (Prosser)
Loretta was a member of St. Albans Anglican parish. In her early years she worked at the HMCS Dockyards, Halifax. She was a member of the CBR Hospital Ladies Auxiliary, Sydney Pensioners Club, past member of the ladies auxiliary of St. Albans Church and taught "Brownies and Girls Anglican Auxiliary at St. Albans Church..
She is survived by daughters, Philene (Wes) Simms and Janis Pearson; sons, Owen, Shawn (Patricia) Scott (Carolyn); 14 grandchildren; eight greatgrandchildren; two sisters, Ruth (Lloyd) Evely and Adeline (Don) Luckie; one brother, George (Sally) Prosser. Loretta was predeceased by her husband, Owen; sons, Barry and Todd; grandson, Ryan Pearson; five brothers, Ralph, Randolph, Walter, Kenny and Donnie. No visitation by request. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Sydney Memorial Chapel. A memorial service to be held at St. Albans Church on Tuesday at 11 a.m. with Rev Kirby Walsh officiating. Interment in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens. Family flowers only, memorials may be made to St. Albans Church or Palliative Care. Condolences may be sent to family at firstname.lastname@example.org *
SHARPE, Edna Violet Sharpe 88
Edna was a member of St. Mary's Anglican Church, Timothy group, ACW Friends of Seaview Manor, Meals on Wheels, Books on Wheels and her 50-year Queen Golden Jubilee Medal of which she was so very proud. Over the years Edna knitted hundreds of teddies to be distributed all over the world to children for Teddies of Tragedies. Edna was employed at the Glace Bay General Hospital as a seamstress and Point Edward Hospital until her retirement.
Edna is survived by daughters, Sandra (Rev. Brian) Hutchins, Millicent (Stephen) Shoemaker, Alma (Malcolm) Anderson; sisters, Eileen Brelsford, Shirley Gilbert, both of the U.S.A., Eleanor McCray, Ontario; brother, Frank Chafe, Ontario; five grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren. Besides her parents and stepmother, Edna was also predeceased by her husband, James Sharpe, brothers, Norman, Douglas and Randolph, sisters, Pauline and Alma. Visitation for the late Edna Sharpe will be held Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2004, 7-9 p.m. in Patten's Funeral Home, 71 Union St., Glace Bay, 849-7520. Funeral will be held Thursday, Aug. 5, 2004, at 2 p.m. at St. Mary's Anglican Church, with Rev. Kirby Walsh officiating assisted by Rev. Brian Hutchins. A private family committal service will be held immediately following the service in Greenwood Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to St. Mary's Anglican Church, IWK Children's Hospital or a charity of one's choice. *
WADDEN, Dulcie Mae
Born in Newfoundland, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Lillian (Parsons) Collins. She was an avid bingo player and loved her crafts. She enjoyed her summer months at Ben Eoin beach.
Dulcie is survived by son, Leroy (Brenda), Dominion; daughters, Deborah (Dale) Billard and Linda (Dale) MacLean, both of Glace Bay; grandchildren, Lisa, Stephanie, Christopher, Dawn, Jennifer and Kaitlyn; and her sister Viola, Ontario. Dulcie was predeceased by her husband Donald (Bobby) Wadden, sisters, Pearl and Elizabeth. Visitation for Dulcie will be held Sunday, Aug. 15 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Patten Funeral Home and Chapel, 71 Union St., Glace Bay, 849-7520. Funeral will be held Monday, Aug. 16 at 11 a.m. in Chalmers United Church with Rev. Laurie MacCuish officiating. Interment will be in Ocean Avenue Cemetery, Dominion. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dulcie's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Canadian Diabetes Association or to a charity of one's choice. *
WHATLEY, JOHN "SONNY", 68
John is survived by his beloved wife, Margaret Jane (Ball) Whatley, wonderful daughters Janet Irene and Laura Jane, who he loved dearly, and sister Emma Padhi of Vancouver, several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides his mother and father, John was predeceased by brother James. Visitation for the late John "Sonny" Whatley will take place today (Monday) from 7-9 pm and Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 pm in Fillmore and Whitman Funeral Home, Sydney Mines. Funeral service to celebrate John's life will be on Wednesday August 25, 2004 inLeitches Creek - Interment to take place in Lakeside Cemetery, North Sydney. Donations in memory of John may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch or a charity of one's choice. Online condolences may be sent to: email@example.com
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* Contributed by Dianne MacIntyre
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013 AST)
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