The Cape Breton Post, April 19, 2014
Born In: English Harbour on: July 31st, 1940
Passed in: Prime Brook on: April 16th, 2014
It is with great sadness that we the family announce the sudden passing of Catherine O'Brien at home on April 16, 2014. She was born in English Harbour, Newfoundland on July 31, 1940.
She was the daughter of the late Dorothy and James O'Brien. She was a long-time member of St. Anthony Daniel Parish.
She is survived by her son, Kevin, Sylvan Lake, AB; sisters, Florence (Gerald) Penny, Jean MacPhee, Patricia (Frank) Dariou; and brothers, Francis (Corry) and Ronnie.
She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Stephen Dollimont, NFLD.
She was formerly employed at St. Rita Hospital nursing office and for many years at the K-Mart until her retirement.
Visitation will take place on Tuesday, April 22 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., at Chant's Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday April 24, at St. Anthony Daniel Parish with Father William Burke officiating. Interment will take place in Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made to a charity of your choice.
"Forever in our hearts"
Online condolences may be sent to our webpage at www.chantfuneral.home
The Cape Breton Post, April 4, 2014
Born In: Newfoundland on: September 5th, 1931
Passed in: Sydney on: April 2nd, 2014
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden peaceful passing of John Daniel Stone at home on Tuesday, April 2, 2014.
Born in Belle Isle, N.L., on Sept. 5, 1931, he was the son of the late William and Georgina (Styles) Stone.
He is survived by his wife, Martha (McCarthy); two stepdaughters, Valerie (Jay) Hollohan; Joanne (Ian) Cann, both of Sydney and three grandchildren, Taylor, Stephanie and Ryan. He is also survived by his brothers, Harry (Joyce), Billy (Stella), Angus (Mary), Eric (Betty), all of Ontario, Jim (Helen), Labrador; sisters, Margaret (Ed), Ontario and Theresa (Tom), Newfoundland. John has many nieces, nephews, in-laws, grandnieces and grandnephews who will miss him dearly, and he will be missed by all who knew him, especially the staff at Casino Nova Scotia.
He was predeceased by a sister Mary in childhood.
He lived most of his life in Georgetown, Ont., where he retired from Ford Canada and recently settled in Cape Breton. John was a quiet soul; a very easygoing man who liked simplicity. He was a long-standing member of the KOC (Newfoundland Ontario, Sydney). John was an avid reader and a stellar crossword person.
Visitation for Mr. Stone will be on Sunday, April 6 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Monday in Holy Redeemer Church with Rev. Paul Murphy officiating.
Donations in his memory may be made to Holy Redeemer Building Fund.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.twcurry.com