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Lewis was employed for 33 years with Atlantic Springs and Machine Shop as a welder. Retiring in 1987 he completed his trade as a welder at the Shipyard in Pictou, N.S. Dad was a very humble man, devoted to his family and he was a true confidant. He will always live in our hearts.
There will be no visitation. A private family service will be held at Patten
Funeral Home Chapel, Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial
donations may be made to either the Palliative Care Society or to St. Mary?s
Anglican Church. Online condolences may be forwarded to the family at www.mem.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
DOVE, Edwin 'Eddie'
Born in Windsor, Nfld., he was a son of the late Pleman and Mae (Hale) Dove. Eddie had been employed as a CN police officer in North Sydney for fifteen years, later transferring to Ontario and New Brunswick, before retiring as an Inspector after 35 years of service. In younger years he enjoyed playing hockey, and later on, golfing, boating and traveling. He was a member of the Salvation Army.
Eddie is survived by his loving wife, Marie (Boutilier) Dove; his children, Pauline MacDonald (Greg), Georges River, Eddie Jr., Bridgewater, Terry (Melissa), North Sydney; granddaughters, Krista, Kayla, Kirstyn, sisters, Shirley (Norm) Power, Gloria (Kevin) Gorman, Viola (Harold) Sparkes, Pauline (Bill) Cowen, Georgina (Soren) Klein, Nina (Michael) Abundo; brothers, Wilson, David (Charlotte), Ralph, Gary, Lorne (Audrey), Rick, Ron (Myrna), Bruce (Nancy); also by his step mother, Lily Dove, Nfld; and by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Freddie in infancy and Wayne.
Visitation will be Monday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. Funeral service will take place 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, at the Northside Baptist Church, 1178 Main St., Halfway Road, Sydney Mines, with Eddie's brother-in-law, Harold Sparkes, officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeside Cemetery, North Sydney. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Hospice Palliative Care of Cape Breton. Online condolences may be sent to email@example.com
GILLIS, Frances Vivian
She is survived by her husband, Dennis, sons, John Hugh, Dennis (Isabelle); daughter, Sheilagh (Shane) Chapmen; grandchildren, Holly, Olivia, Sydney and Caroline; brothers, Severion, Ignatius, Walter, Bernie and Eugene, sister, Sherly. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her stepfather, Gerard Gallant and a brother, Teddy.
Visitation for Frances will be held today from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel, 755 George St., Sydney. Funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11 in St. Joseph's Church, Sydney. Burial will take place in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks. Family flowers only, donations in Frances's memory can be made to the Alzheimers Society. Online condolences can be made to the family by visiting www.mem.com
HOLLETT, Henry L
Henry was the last surviving member of his immediate family.A loving and devoted father, Henry will be sadly missed by his children, his sons, David (Theresa), Halifax, Henry (Connie), Bruce (Graca), both of Fort McMurray, John (Angela), North Sydney; his daughters, Joan (Dwight) Eveleigh, North Sydney, Donna (Larry) Buck, Southside Boularderie, Margaret Courage, North Sydney, Janice (Brian) Johnson, Penhold, Alta., Debbie (Ronnie) MacDonald, North Sydney, Carolyn (Rob) Wilkie, P.E.I., Hilda (Will) Kristman, Fort McMurray. He is also survived by his 31 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Henry was predeceased by his wife, Margaret (Robertson) Hollett in 2006, and by brothers, Clyde, Malcolm, Fred and Leo, sisters, Dorothy, Mildred, Marie and his son-in-law, Fred Courage. Visitation for Henry will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Sunday in the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Monday at St. Matthew Wesley United Church with Rev. David Luker officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeside Cemetery, North Sydney. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of choice. Online condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
MacMILLAN, Ethel (Billard)
Ethel is survived by her husband of 66 years, Donald MacMillan; son, Scott (Anne); daughter, Heather; granddaughters, Angela (Aldo) Giordani and Jill MacMillan; great-grandsons, Nicholas, Jeremy, Mitchell and Tyler. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Albert Billard, MD. A memorial service will be held in T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, Bedford, at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009. A family burial in Memorial Gardens, Sydney, will follow at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation to your local food bank would be appreciated.
MOORE, Reginald Herbert
Reg was a carpenter by trade, working for Seymour Forgeron, in the Glace Bay area. He was proud to be a life-long union member, Local 1588, receiving a 50-year pin and gold watch. He also was co-owner of a small television repair and rental business. He is survived by sisters, Sarah Smith, Lower Sackville, and Ruth (Harold) Martell, Glace Bay; nephew, Christopher McNeil (Jeannie); nieces, Lisa MacNeil (Harold) and Heather McKegney (Ryan); grandnephew, Jason McNeil; grandnieces, Bethany McNeil, Faith MacNeil and Katie McKegney and aunt, Joy Gates. Besides his parents, Reg was predeceased by his only brother, Stephen, brother-in-law, and best friend, Archie Smith and uncle and friend, Henry Gates. We wish to extend special thanks to the staff of Fisherman's Cove at Harbourstone for their patience and care. In honoring Reg's wishes, there will be no visitation, cremation has taken place under the care and direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Vernon Reid officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Glace Bay. Donations in Reg's memory may be made to St. Mary's Church, the Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of choice. Online condolences to the Moore family are available through www.vjmcgillivray.ca
Ruth Katherine Gates and Robert Moore married May 7, 1930 in Cape Breton
SHEPPARD, Marion J
Born in Clarks Beach, N.L., she moved to Sydney as an infant. She spent the remainder of her life in Whitney Pier. She was an adherent of Trinity United Church, Whitney Pier, and was a member of the UCW and Bethany Groups. She was also a member of the church choir for many years. Marion was a home maker and devoted her life to her family. She enjoyed baking, cooking and tending to her flower garden.
Marion is survived by her daughter, Audrey Andrews; and her son, John (Buck) Sheppard, both of Sydney; grandchildren, Lynn (Barry) Young, Sydney, Alvin (Gina) MacAulay, Gardiner Road, Gordon (Rose) MacAulay, Steven (Margaret) MacAulay and Susan, all of New Waterford, Glen MacAulay, North Bay, Ont., Philip (Dawn) Andrews, Bangor, Maine, Cliff (Heather) Andrews, Hammonds Plains, and Paul (Tammy) Andrews, Sydney; 22 great-grandchildren; eight great great-grandchildren; also several nieces and nephews. Marion is survived by one sister, Olive Hulford, one brother, John (Olga) Stevens, brothers-in-law, Lloyd MacPhail and Donald Morrison, Clyde Sheppard and Earl (Cork) Sheppard. Marion was predeceased by her husband of 68 years, John Arnold (Buck) Sheppard, daughter, Mary MacAulay New Waterford, sons-in-law, Gordon MacAulay and Loddie Andrews, granddaughter, Marion Jean MacAulay, Sydney, and grandson, Jeffrey Ronald MacAulay, New Waterford. Marion was also predeceased by brothers, George, Kitchener, Ont., Harold, Donald, sisters, Eva MacPhail, Lillian Frost, Queenie Morrison, all of Sydney River, two sisters in infancy, brothers-in-law, George Hulford and Ralph Frost, and sister-in-law, Millie Stevens.
Visitation will take place at Sydney Memorial Chapel on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Trinity United Church on Wednesday Nov. 18 at 2 p.m with Rev. Maggie Coleman officiating. Interment at Hardwood Hill Cemetery, in the family plot. There will be a luncheon in the church hall following the service. Memorial donations may be made to Trinity United Church or charity of choice. Condolences to the family may be sent to email@example.com
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