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Newfoundland Obituaries
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Cape Breton Post
June 2005


BOND, Mildred H., 75
North Sydney
The Cape Breton Post, June 24, 2005

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Mildred Harriet Bond, a resident of East Street, North Sydney, Thursday, June 23, 2005, at her home. She was born Jan 19, 1930, in Burgeo Nfld. She was a daughter of the late James and Harriet (Collier) Courtney. She was employed at the Northside Community Guest Home until her retirement. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Anglican Church. She enjoyed playing bingo and cards, she also loved knitting and picking blueberries in the summertime. She was a loving mother and grandmother to her children and grandchildren.

Mildred is survived by her daughters, Linda (Melvin) Keeping, Lisa (Sheldon), both of North Sydney; her sons, David (Darlene), Blair (Jessie), both of North Sydney, Harry (Brenda), Sydney Mines. Also surviving are grandchildren, Sherry, April, Wendy and Jonathan; great-grandchildren, Amy and Jacob; her sisters, Elsie Dean and Blanche Mauger, both of North Sydney, Shirley (Herman) Gushue, Newfoundland, Effie Webb and Alma Fisher, both of New Brunswick. She was predeceased by her husband, David Bond Sr., brothers, Jim, Sam, Roy, and by her sister, Nina, all of Newfoundland. Visitation to be held 7-9 p.m. Saturday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday in the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. Funeral service 11 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Anglican Church with Archdeacon Reg MacDonald officiating. Burial to follow at Lakeside Cemetery, North Sydney. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

DOMINIE, Walter Edgar
The Cape Breton Post, Wednesday, June 29, 2005
Walter Edgar Dominie
57, GLACE BAY It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of their father Walter Edgar Dominie. He passed away peacefully Monday, June 27, 2005, at the Glace Bay Health Care Complex.

Born in Burgeo,Nfld., he was the son of the late James and Brenda (Chislett) Dominie. Walter's passion was fishing; he was employed as a fisherman for J.K. Marine, Louisbourg. He will be fondly remembered for his card playing and being a great friend to everyone who knew him.

Walter will be greatly missed by his children, Michael, Glace Bay, Kim (Darren) Dominie, Glace Bay, Joe, Brampton, Ont.; two special grandchildren, Stephen, who will always remember he was poppy's little buddy, and Rebecca - his little Becky Boodles. Brothers, Kevin (Mary Ann), Newfoundland, Gary (Donna), Rose Blanche, Nfld.; special nephews, Dillon and Cory; sister, Lisa (Alex) Parsons, Dartmouth. Walter will also be missed by close friend, Bernice Jardine; and his buddy, Gerald Butts, whom he shared many good times and many long drives. Visitation for the late Walter Dominie will be (today) Wednesday June 29, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral service Thursday, 2 p.m. at St. Mary's Anglican Church with Rev'd Kirby Walsh officiating. In honouring Walter's request cremation will follow and burial will be at a later date. Friends and relatives are invited to a reception at St. Mary's hall following the service. Any donations in Walter's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of choice. The remains of Mr. Dominie will be transferred to the church 12 p.m.

HUMBER, Doreen Olive
The Cape Breton Post, Tuesday, June 28, 2005
Doreen Olive Humber
of Riverdale Drive, Sydney, passed away unexpectedly at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on Monday, June 27, 2005. Born in Spencers Cove, Nfld., she was the daughter of the late Ronald and Rhoda (Burden) Johnson. Surviving are her son, Terry(Trish), Sydney; sisters, Phyllis (Derek) Loder, Frances(Phonse) Hartery, Judy (Laurence) Chaulk, Joyce (Tony) Rolfe, all of Newfoundland; and the joy of her life, three grandchildren, T.J., Nichole and Liam. Visitation will be held at Sydney Memorial Chapel, today (Tuesday), 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, 2 p.m. at the United Protestant Church of Sydney River with Rev. Dana Feltmate officiating. Interment in Alfred Smith Memorial Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at

MACNEIL, Thomas "Tommy", 84
The Cape Breton Post, June 30, 2005
Thomas "Tommy" MacNeil 84
, STILLWATER LAKE, N.S./NEW WATERFORD - The family of Thomas John MacNeil must regretfully and sorrowfully announce his passing. With great courage and dignity he battled several illnesses over the past few years, but on June 28, 2005, he peacefully succumbed with his family by his side. Special thanks to all the nurses, doctors, clergy and caretakers who ministered to Tommy during his many hospital visits.

Tommy is survived by his loving wife, Rita, with whom he shared 45 years of marriage. He also leaves behind three children, Judy(John) Lewis, Cold Lake, Alta., Anthony(Cecelia) MacNeil, Lower Sackville, and Colleen(Barry) Fewer, Stillwater Lake, N.S. He will be forever remembered and missed by his six grandchildren, Stephanie, Zachary, Matthew, Aaron, Justin and Lauren. Tommy leaves behind four brothers, Walter MacNeil, Codroy Valley, Nfld., Medrick(Helen) MacNeil, St. John's, Nfld., Norman (Sarah) MacNeil, Codroy Valley, Nfld., and Raymond (Margaret) MacNeil, London, Ont.; brother-in-law, Russell (Isabel) MacNeil, New Waterford. He will also be sorrowfully missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Ada MacNeil, brothers, Bobby, Bernie, Gerard and Albert, sister, Gertie Doucet. Tommy was also predeceased by his infant granddaughter, Jennifer Lewis.

Formerly of Codroy Valley, NFLD., Tommy settled in Labrador City, Nfld., where he spent a large part of his life working as a truck driver for the Iron Ore Company of Canada for 26 years. Upon retirement he settled with his family in New Waterford, residing there for 11 years. He then moved to Halifax to be with his children and grandchildren. Tommy's greatest achievement in life was raising a family with Rita that was a constant source of pride and enjoyment. His greatest joy was the marriage he shared with Rita - together they were a remarkable example of what life and love are all about. Tommy will forever be remembered for his gentleness to humanity, kindness to all those in need and most especially for his deep and unwavering faith.

The family will receive friends at V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford, Friday, July 1, from 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held Saturday, July 2, at 11 a.m. in Mount Carmel Church with burial in the parish cemetery. A reception will follow at the Carmel Centre. Donations may be made in memoriam to the Catholic Missions in Canada, 201-1155 Younge St., Toronto, Ont., M4T 1W2. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the MacNeil family at 326 Buckingham Dr., Stillwater Lake, N.S., B3Z 1M4. Online condolences may besent to the family at

NOSEWORTHY, Gladys (Johnson)
The Cape Breton Post, June 6, 2005
Gladys (Johnson) Noseworthy
92, LEITCHES CREEK We the family, announce the peaceful passing of our dear mother, Gladys, formerly of 82 King St., North Sydney, on Sunday, June 5, 2005.

Born, Sept. 11, 1912 at Jacques Fontaine, Fortune Bay, Nfld., the daughter of the late William John and Selena (Pardy) Johnson. Mom's family was her life and she turned out many quilts which are still cherished today, the last one made in 1998. Mom also loved to knit, crochet and spend hours doing her word search books.

Left to mourn her passing are daughters,Jessie (Roy) Butt,Texada Island, B.C., Shirley (Derek) Bonnell, Leitches Creek, with whom Gladys resided for the last several years; sons,Ronald (Bev) Noseworthy, Brockville, Ont., Cephas (Georgie) Noseworthy, Scarborough, Ont. Also left to mourn are sisters, Annabella Stewart , Mary (Richard) Brushett, both of Grand Bank Nfld., Sarah Bishop, North Sydney, Rhoda (Bert) Hynes, Toronto; stepsister, Annie (Clyde) Thornhill, Halifax; brothers, Harry (Ann) Johnson, St. John's, Nfld.,Fred (Joyce) Johnson,Deer Lake, Nfld.; sisters-in-law, Olive and Polly Johnson, Newfoundland, and a very special cousin, Vina Young, Sydney. Gladys is also survived by 10 grandchildren who were the light of her life, Jeffrey (Marilyn) Noseworthy, Ronnie (Sue) Noseworthy, Kim (Kevin) Ivany, Philip (Joanne) Noseworthy, George (Joann) Noseworthy, all of Ontario; Shelley (Paul) Musgrave, Moncton, N.B.; Angela(Troy) Colburn, Bras d'Or, N.S., Marsha (James) O'Rourke,Trenton, Ont., Scott (Denise) Bonnell, Wolfville, N.S.; Emmy-Jo Butt (Dustin Kiernan), Powell River, B.C. and 17 great-grandchildren, Kelly, Jeffery, Christopher, Brandon, Brian, Ashley,Ryan, Lucas, Nicholas, Brittany, Lindsay, Gavin, Keira, Daryn, Ashley, Christina, Matthew and Mark and one great-great grandson, Tristan Noseworthy of Brockville, Ont.

Besides her parents, Gladys was predeceased by her first husband, Ronald Pardy; second husband, James Noseworthy; sons, Fred Pardy and William Noseworthy; daughter, Janie Pardy; great-grandson Dylan Murphy; sister, Susan in infancy; brothers, Tommy, Abraham and Bert; stepmother, Jessie (Hatch) Johnson; brothers-in-law Arthur Bishop and Jim Stewart. Family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, June 7, 2005 from 7-9 p.m. in W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. Funeral services will be held Wednesday June 8, 2005 at 3 p.m. from St. John's Anglican Church, King Street, North Sydney with Rev. Karen Quirk officiating. Interment in Lakeside Cemetery. Donations in Gladys' memory may be made to St. John's Anglican Church,North Sydney, Parkinson Society of Canada, or a charity of choice. Online condolences may be sent to
I'm the tree of life, each leaf must fall - The green, the gold, the great, the small - Each one in God's own time, He'll call - With perfect love He gathers all. For everything there is a season, and a time For every matter under heaven Ecclesiastes 3:1



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