Audrey Leona Fennell, 64 of St. Theresa Street, New Glasgow, the former Audrey Stewart of Westville passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at her home.
Born in New Glasgow on December 31, 1950, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Elizabeth (MacNeil) Stewart.
Audrey grew up in Westville and graduated from Westville High School where sHe served as President of the Student Council. She was a Laboratory Technician at the Aberdeen Hospital until retirement. Audrey enjoyed travelling and being with her family and friends. She was always a happy and fun person to be with.
She will be dearly missed by her husband Richard; daughters, Kelly, Erin, and Ashley Fennell; grand children Dallas, Keith, Kaitlyn, Ashton. Danica, Michael and Brooklynd; sister Marion Mahoney (Ray), Pictou; nieces and nephews, Stewart Mahoney (Liz), Philip Mahoney, Elizabeth Glenwright (Robert), Graham Mahoney,; Leslie Ford (Bill).
There will be no visitation or funeral by request. A family grave side service will be held at later date at Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. Donations in her memory may be made to the SPCA or a charity of one’s choice.
Susan Cougias, 63 of New Glasgow passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2016 in the Halifax Infirmary with her family at her side.
Born in Pictou, on March 15, 1952, she was a daughter of the late George and Caroline (Rogers) Dawson.
Susan will be dearly missed by her daughter Janda (Mike Shanahan), Westville; sons, Tom Chapman (Lisa Dewitt), Westville; Drea Cougias (Catherine), Pictou; Stavros Cougias (Haleigh Cholmondeley), Westville; Leo Hutchinson, Alberta; grand children, Nicole, Christopher and Sam; Maddy, and Liam; Amelia, Gabby and Aleko; and Talia. She is also survived by sisters, Inez Muirhead, Verna Lloyd, Linda Lloyd, Bonnie MacKenzie and Debra Curtis; brothers, Tom, Carl “Wimp”, Harold “Bucko”, Gerald “Skipper and Wyman Dawson; special friend Janet Dawson and little pet dog, Tilly
She was predeceased by sisters, Audrey Cooper, and Ruth Spence, brothers, Melvin, and Eric Dawson; infant sister Inez and infant brother Merritt.
Susan is rested at Eagles Funeral Home. There will be no visitations. A private family service was held on Tuesday at Eagles Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Aidan Kingsbury officiating
Mary "Jean" White, age 88, of Stellarton, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 4, 2016 in Valley View Villa, Riverton.
Born in Westville, she was a loving daughter of the late Claude and Margaret (Smith) Allen.
Jean was predeceased by her loving husband of 51 years, Lewis Arthur “Art” White; sister Havalena Eriksen, brothers Claude and Robert “Bobby” Allen.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She resided in Toronto for many years where she worked for Royal Trust and then opened a business with her husband "Art White Music Service" for 12 years, before returning to Pictou County upon retirement.
Jean lived her life with dignity, grace and love, she was a faithful Blue Jay's and Toronto Maple Leaf's fan and loved to play golf.
A special thank you to her dear friend Sheila Sperry and the nurse's at VVV for taking such good care of Jean and always being there for her.
She will be sadly missed by her niece's, nephew's and dear friends.
There will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place. Interment will be in Highland Memory Gardens, Toronto.
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Darrell William Alyre Green, 53 of Westville on Tuesday, January 5, 2016.
Born in New Glasgow, April 27, 1962, he was a son of the Cheryl (Noel) Green, Westville and the late John Green.
Darrell had worked at Trenton Works and later Group Savoie. He enjoyed sport fishing and hunting and in his earlier years enjoyed playing hockey. Darrell was a big Boston Bruin fan, followed car racing especially driver Ricky Rudd and enjoyed his little pet dogs, Pebbles and Lucky.
He will be sadly missed by his mother, Cheryl; daughters, Elysse Green, Westville; Lauren Green (Corey Caverley), Westville and grand children, Dana, Damon and Spencer; Adrianna and Anthony. He is also survived by his sister, Deanne Smith (Paul), Bangor, Maine; brother, R. Todd, Toronto; step father, Thomas Lloyd; step sister, Cathy Bowron (Angus), Sylvester and step brothers, Tim Lloyd (Lori) and Tom Lloyd (Lillian), Westville and several aunts and uncles.
Visitations will be held 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday at Eagles Funeral Home, Westville. His funeral service will be held 2 o'clock Sunday from the Westville Salvation Army Church with Captains Neil Abbott and Captain Delores Abbott officiating. Interment will be in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. family flowers only. Donations in his memory may be made to the S.P.C.A.
Carman Alexander Black, age 78, of Hardwood Hill, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2016 at his home with his loving family at his side.
Born in Rockley, Cumberland County, on January 28, 1937, he was a son of the late Ira and Ruth (MacLeod) Black.
He worked with Nova Construction for over 30 years.
Carman was a dedicated husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle and brother; a person his family could always count on. He worked very hard to provide a good home. He always had a project on the go in the garage and looked forward to the camping season.
He was married for 54 years and will be dearly missed by his loving wife, Bernice “Bonnie” (MacLean); daughters, Sherry Black, Salem; Gwen Black, Hardwood Hill; Kelly Carrigan (Nathan), Lyons Brook; grandchildren, Carman James “Jamie” Black (Krysten Salter), Westville, Evan Irving, Salem; Carman and Christian Carrigan, Lyons Brook; great-grandchildren, Riley James and Clara Black, Westville; sisters, Blanche Thorburn and Frances Taylor; brothers, Malcolm; Donnie; Lloyd (Sharon), Ronald (Ann), and Winston (Sharon).
Besides his parents he was predeceased by sister Irene Taylor.
Special thanks to the VON and Palliative Care team. Carman was very appreciative of the care they gave him.
A Celebration of Life was held 2 o’clock Tuesday at Eagles Funeral Chapel, Westville. Donations in Carman's memory may be made to the Aberdeen Palliative Care Society.
Douglas Maynard Cameron, 84 Green Street, New Glasgow, formerly of Salt Springs and Trenton passed away on Monday, January 18, 2016 at his home.
Born in Trenton on March 17, 1931, he was a son of the late Edward and Edith (Jackson) Cameron.
Doug worked at Hawker Siddeley and Trenton Works until retirement.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews; step daughters and stepsons, Thelma Dunlap, Herman Dunlap (Rene), Bernie Dunlap (Susan), Donna Gillis (Charles), Juanita Albert (Mario), Kathy Dunlap, Freeman Dunlap (Denise), Eunice Dunlap (Tony), and Larry Dunlap; 41 step grandchildren, special friend, Eleanor MacPherson.
Doug was predeceased by his wife Ethel Mae Dunlap; step daughters and step sons, Ruby McCoul, Helen Horne, Roy and Ronald; step grandsons Randy McCoul and Troy Dunlap; sisters Ruby Gratto, Vivian Foote, Doris Marshall, Lillian Cameron, Margaret MacCann and brothers, Hughes, Burgess, Earl, Harris, Lawrence, and Aubrey Cameron and infant brother Eddie.
Doug rested at Eagles Funeral Home, Westville, with visiting on Thursday. His funeral service was held on 2 o’clock Friday at Eagles Funeral Chapel with Rev. Ryan King officiating. Spring burial will be in Hillside Cemetery.
Marshall Dunn, 71 of Loch Broom, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at his residence.
Born in New Glasgow, Marshall was a son of the late Radley H. and Edith M. (Marshall) Dunn, Sylvester.
Marshall worked for Higgins Construction prior to co-founding D&G Construction Ltd., which he operated for 25 years. He enjoyed square dancing and belonged to the Highland Squares and The Bluenose RV Squares. Marshall also enjoyed fishing, wood carving, playing his guitar and camping with friends.
He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Paula (Adams); beautiful daughters, Lisa (Neil) Curry of Elmsdale and Valerie (Gerald) MacCallum of Loch Broom; adored grandchildren, Samantha (Cody), Geoffrey, Nicholas and Jamie. Marshall is also survived by his sisters, Isabell Bowen (Frank), Little Harbour; Olive Simpson, (Roger), West Bank, B.C.; Francis Phinney (Bruce), Green Hill; Elda Kopp, (Edwin), Simpson,Sask; brothers, Charlie (Louise), Cranbrook, B.C.; George (Shirley), Green Hill; Roland (Kim), Clearwater, B.C.; Garfield (Alice), Sylvester and mother in-law, Winnifred Adams, New Glasgow.
He was predeceased by sister Helen Thompson.
His family received visitors on Sunday, January 24 at Eagles Funeral Home. Marshall’s memorial service was held 2 o’clock on Monday, January 25 from Eagles Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Doug Pilsworth officiating. Family flowers only please and if so desired, memorial donations in his memory may be made to the Nova Scotia Heart and Stroke Foundation.