Share/Save/Bookmark

Presented by the
Newfoundland's Grand Banks Site
to assist you in researching your Family History

Click on the graphic below to return to the NGB Home Page
Newfoundland's Grand Banks

To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".

These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.

Newfoundland Obituaries
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Cape Breton Post
March 2008

 

BILLARD, Olive Maria, 91
Sydney
The Cape Breton Post, March 25, 2008
Olive Maria Billard
, 91, of Sydney, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2008, at the Harbourstone Enhanced Care Facility, Sydney. Born in Lally Cove, N.L., she was the daughter of the late Jabez and Sarah Keeping. She is survived by a sister, Mary Courage, St. John's, N.L., and sadly missed by numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Findley Billard, sister, Rose, brothers, James and Theodore. There will be no visitation. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everest, Mass., next to her loving husband, Findley, as per her request. Funeral arrangements under the direction of T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel.


KEEPING, Maxwell 'Max', 66
Mulgrave
The Cape Breton Post, March 3, 2008
Maxwell 'Max' Keeping
, 66, of Mulgrave, passed away peacefully at home, Saturday, March 1, 2008, with his family by his side. Born June 22, 1941, in Boxey, Fortune Bay, N.L., he was a son of the late Sylvia Ann (Blagdon) and Aaron Keeping. Max was a fisherman all his life right up until his death. He enjoyed playing darts, cards, ice fishing, trout fishing and hunting. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 44 years, Diane (Skinner); daughters, Valerie (Mike) Hadley, Maxine (Floyd) England, both of Mulgrave, and Lori (Blenus) Gale, Sydney; sons, Darren (Robin) and Brian, both of Mulgrave; grandchildren, Jillian, Holly, Nicholas, Emma, Katlin, Leah, Chloe, Abbey, Avery, Dylan, Parker; sister, Kay Carter, Port aux Basques, N.L.; sister-in-law, Eleanor Keeping, East Jeddore; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters, Selena, Alice and brother, Simeon. Visitation was held 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Mulgrave and Area Resting Place, Mulgrave. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. today (Monday) in St. Lawrence Roman Catholic Church, Mulgrave with Rev. Susan Best officiating, assisted by Fr. Robert McNeil. Cremation to follow. Donations in Maxwell's memory may be made to Palliative Care, the SPCA or a charity of one's choice. The family would like to thank Dr. Gallivan, Dr. Jensen, Dr. McKenzie and nurse, Heather Brander for their excellent care of Max. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at www.haverstocks.com

 

 

Page Contributed by Bill Cook

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.

JavaScript DHTML Menu Powered by Milonic

© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2016)

Hosted by
Chebucto Community Net

Your Community, Online!

NOTE:
You can search the entire NGB site
by using the [Google] search below.

Search through the whole site
[Recent] [Contacts] [Home]