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Newfoundland Obituaries
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Cape Breton Post
May 2005


MACDOUGALL, Margaret Maria
The Cape Breton Post, May 4, 2005
Margaret Maria MacDougall
, 89, of Lakeview Drive, Ironville, passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2005, surrounded by her loving family at the Northside General Hospital. Since December, Margaret was a guest at the Miner's Memorial Manor in Sydney Mines. Born in Dunville, Placentia Bay, Nfld., she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Emily (Kennedy) Murray.

Margaret was a member of St. Andrew's parish, Boisdale. She loved her family and enjoyed a great sense of humour. Margaret's door was always open to visitors. She loved her 45 card games and playing darts at the Boisdale fire hall.

Surviving are her children, Murray (Marguerite), Ironville; daughters, Emily (Leo) Deveaux, Sydney River, and Lorraine (Terrence) Flynn, Beaver Cove; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, whom she cherished. She is also survived by her brother, Patrick, Sydney; and many special nieces and nephews. Margaret was predeceased by her husband,Wilfred in 1984, brothers, Stan and Alyosious and sisters, Jenny Kauffman and Mercedes Bradford. Visitation will be held at St. Andrew's Church, Boisdale, Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A celebration of Margaret's life will take place at St. Andrew's Church, Friday, 11 a.m. with Rev. Charles Donovan officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Reception to follow in the fire hall. Sincere thanks extended to Dr. John Kirkpatrick and Dr. Langley and the wonderful staff at the Miners' Memorial Manor and also to her many homecare workers over the years. Arrangements under the direction of Sydney Memorial Chapel. Donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to a charity of one's choice. Condolences may be sent to the family at

MULLINS, Daisy B., 85
Glace Bay
The Cape Breton Post, May 5, 2005 Thursday

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Daisy Mullins, 85, of 55 Minto St. and formerly of 41 Brookside St., Glace Bay, Wednesday, May 4, 2005, at th e Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Newfoundland, she was the daughter of the late James and Margaret (Matheson) Wiseman.

Daisy was a member of the Salvation Army Citadel, Glace Bay, the Salvation Army Home League and League of Mercy and a member of the Aberdeen Orange Lodge. She was the last member of her immediate family.

Daisy is survived by daughters, Vernetta (John) Hudson, Lillian Smith, both of Glace Bay; son, Arthur (Patricia) Mullins, Glace Bay; grandchildren, David (Isabell), Port Hawkesbury, Robert, Brent, Gerry (Lou) and Shelly, all of Glace Bay; a number of greatgrandchildren; a special cousin, Francis Crocker; and a number of nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she is predeceased by her husband, Cecil, sisters, Margaret and Rene and brother, Levi. Visitation for Daisy Mullins will be held Thursday, May 5, 2005, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Patten Funeral Home and Chapel, 71 Union St., Glace Bay, 849-7520. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 6 at 11 a.m. in the Salvation Army Citadel with Capt. Jamie Hillier officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery at a later date. Donations in Daisy's memory may be made to Salvation Army Citadel, Glace Bay.

SIBLEY, John, 76
North Sydney
The Cape Breton Post, May21, 2005
John Sibley
, age 76, a resident of Pierce Street, North Sydney, passed away Friday, May 20, 2005, at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney.

Born in Harbour Breton, Nfld., he was a son of the late William and Frances (Evans) Sibley. He worked most of his life in the fishing industry, on fishing boats and draggers and later at H.B. Nickerson & Sons Fish Plant in North Sydney. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Anglican Church.

Surviving is his wife, Flora(MacDonald) Sibley; one son, John (Shaundy), North Sydney; one daughter, Joanne (Jack) Kimm, B.C.; five grandchildren, Blaise, Robin and Samantha Sibley, Douglas and David Kimm; one brother, Elias Sibley, Harbour Breton. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Bill and Jim, two sisters, Annie and Emily. Visitation will be held 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. Online condolences may be sent to

WADE, Elizabeth "Betty"
The Cape Breton Post, May 27, 2005
Elizabeth "Betty" Wade 62, LOUISBOURG

We regret to announce the sudden passing of Betty Wade, 62, of Louisbourg, which occurred Sunday, May 22, 2005, at home. Born in Markland, Nfld., she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Mary (Gill) Jarrett. She was a member of Stella Maris Church, Louisbourg, and also a member of the parish choir. She is survived by children, Kimmy, Angie, Richie and Michael; sisters, Marion, Pat, Kim, Lin, Dana and Nancy; grandchildren, Shannon, Emily and Adreama. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Michael and by companion, Kenneth Fox. Cremation has taken place.A service of remembrance will be held Saturday, June 11, 2005, 10 a.m. in Stella Maris Church, Louisbourg, with Fr. Conrad Edwards officiating. Donations may be made to a charity of choice in her memory. Online condolences may be sent to our web page at    Funeral arrangements under the direction of .S.W.Chant Funeral Home.



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