Donald Elmer NICKERSON
NICKERSON, Donald Elmer- 76, Canso passed away peacefully Wednesday, December 5,2007 in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Canso, he was the son of the late Mary Spicer (Nickerson) and the late Angus Munroe. Donald was a member of Star of the Sea Parish, Canso. He worked at the Canso Fish Plant for many years, then later retired from Stewiacke Construction. He was the devoted father of Donna (Charlie) Atkins, Canso, Juanita (Clarence) Smith, Canso, Ernest (Brenda), Dartmouth, Theresa (Cecil) Smith, Canso, Sonya (Billy) Straight, Dartmouth, Linda (Wayne) Erickson, Calgary, Joseph (Ella), Dartmouth, James (Donna), Eastern Passage. He is also survived by sister Eileen Luddington, New Harbour; 19 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and former wife Mona Manuel, Dartmouth. He was predeceased by daughter Margaret Ellen in infancy and brother in law Aubrey Luddington. He will be remembered by the people of Canso, frequently driving around and stopping at his favorite tea spot and Canso Trading Post chatting with Ken Fletcher.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9pm Friday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Canso. Funeral service will be 11:00am Saturday at Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church with Fr. Daniel Boudreau officiating. Burial in the Parish Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to a charity if your choice.
Tena Jane Lamey
LAMEY, Tena Jane - 85, Port Hawkesbury, died Wednesday, December 5, 2007, in Richmond Villa, where she recently took up residence. Tena was born in Maple Brook, Inverness Co., December 9, 1921. She was formerly from Port Hawkesbury and prior to that, Glenora Road. Tena was a daughter of the late John A. and Sarah Ann (Gillis) MacEachern.
She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph William Lamey; grandson, Donald; her sisters, Jessie Burchell (Glace Bay); Mary Euphemia (Boston); and her brothers, Allan, Donald, Malcolm, Simon and John Willie in infancy. She is survived by her brother, John MacEachern, Port Hawkesbury; sister-in-law, Dorothy MacEachern, Saint John, N.B.; children, Catherine Anne "Cathy" Hawley (Miller), Port Hood; John (Anne Marie), Toronto; Alex (Carmel), Glenora Road; Francis (Martina), Port Hawkesbury; Bernard (Pearl), Nackawic, N.B.; Peter (Leone), Glenora Road; Elizabeth, Toronto; Marion Lamey-Cole (Howie), Queensport; Hila, Glace Bay; Billy (Bonnie), Cleveland; and Marie Noseworthy (Robert), Grantville; 19 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Port Hawkesbury and was formerly an active member of St. Margaret's Parish, West Bay Road, where she played the organ in the choir for many years. Tena enjoyed sharing her many talents, whether it be her wonderful baked goods, her knitted socks, mitts and scarves, or sharing her music as she did even to the night before her passing, while entertaining the residents and staff at the villa with her piano playing. She was a kind and loving mother and friend, and enjoyed playing cards with her friends at the Evergreen Club and especially spending time with her family. She appreciated every call or visit and her wonderful life was an inspiration to all and an example of true faith, love and generosity. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
Visitation 2-9 p.m. today in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury, with a Vigil Service 8:30 p.m. Funeral mass 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Port Hawkesbury, Father Andrew Boyd officiating. Burial to follow in St. Margaret's Parish Cemetery, West Bay Road. Donations can be made to St. Margaret's Parish Cemetery Fund or any charity of your choice.
Alphonse John "Al" PETTIPAS
PETTIPAS, Alphonse John "Al" - 85, Larry's River, Guysborough Co. It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our father and grandfather, Al Pettipas who passed away peacefully Saturday, December 8, 2007. Born in Larry's River, Guysborough Co., he was a son of the late Peter and Obeline (Gerrior) Pettipas and raised as their son by his uncle and aunt Luke and Mary (Gerrior) Avery.
Al was a veteran of the Second World War having served with the Royal Canadian Army Pictou Highlanders ("Men of the Regiment") in Nassau Bahamas 1943, assigned Sergeant "special security" to the Duke of Windsor, Govenor of the Bahamas. He was a former president of the Lions club Nassau Bahamas. He was also a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Larry's River, a member of Branch 81 Royal Canadian Legion, Guysborough. He was a retired registrar of Deeds and Probate, Guysborough. Al was happiest when he was surrounded by family and friends and most content fishing trout in Farm Lake. He enjoyed gardening and his prized flowers. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Patsy Drudge; daughters, Mary Alice Neumer, Minneapolis; Patricia "Trish" (Gerard) Long, Lantz; Nancy (Allister) Chisholm, Singapore; sons, William "Bill" (Veronica) Pettipas, Truro; Pierre (Marg) Pettipas, Bible Hill; grandchildren, Megan and Nicholas Pettipas, Ashley Long, Matthew Chisholm, Katy and Nancy Neumer, Andrew and Alicia Pettipas. He was predeceased by brothers, Simon Pitts and Peter Pettipas (New Glasgow); sister, Mary (Tracadie).
Arrangements have been entrusted to Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Guysborough. Family will receive visitors from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Monday in Communities Along the Bay Multi-Use Facility, Larry's River, Guysborough Co. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, December 11 at 11 a.m. in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Larry's River, Father Jonathan Nweke officiating. A reception will be held in the, Communities along the Bay Multi-Use facility, Larry's River. Cremation will follow with interment at a later date in St. Peter's Cemetery, Larry's River. Donations in memory of Al may be made to Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia, 6009 Quinpool Rd., Suite 300, Halifax NS B3K 5J7 or St. Peter's Cemetery Fund, Larry's River, Guysborough Co., B0H 1T0 or a charity of ones choice. A special thanks from the family goes out to Jerry Thompson, Dr. Desormeaux, VON -Nurses, John, Janet, Heather and others, VON-PCW's Cathy, Vanda, Carolyn, Janette, Liz, Tammy and others, Joy Hinch, Euchristic Minister, Anne-Marie DVA caseworker and so many others. They know who they are. Without the support, help, guidance that we received we could not have seen his last wishes come true you all meant so much to him.
Archibald Alexander "Archie" CHISHOLM
CHISHOLM, Archibald Alexander "Archie" - 71, Orangedale, Inverness Co., died Sunday, December 9, 2007, in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital. Archie was born in Melford, Inverness Co., on May 1, 1936, the eldest son of the late Ena May (MacIsaac) and Michael Chisholm. After graduation from Nova Scotia Normal College in 1955, Archie began his teaching career in Cape Breton for three years before going to Yellowknife, N.W.T. for his fourth term. He then taught in Montreal until his retirement in 1991. After retirement, he came back to his beloved Cape Breton, where he enjoyed working on the land, boating, square dancing, traveling and as many concerts as possible. He spent many fun times with family and friends. Archie will be sadly missed by his wife, Sally; children, Paul (Brenda), Woodstock, Ont.; Lynn (Patrick) Brown, Bronx, N.Y.; David (Sonya), Montreal, Que.; Erica Gouche, Montreal, Que.; stepdaughters, Holly Hynes, Halifax; Shelley Hynes, Fredericton, N.B.; Leah (Chris) Major, Dartmouth; Kimberly (Jason) Hale, Halifax; Allison Hynes, Halifax; also 10 beautiful grandchildren. He also leaves to mourn sisters, Marie (Brian) Wilkinson, Ottawa, Ont.; Sadie (Donnie) Kennedy, St. Andrews; Margaret (Lyle) Wilson, Montreal, Que.; Mary Chisholm, Melford; Ann Fougere, Melford; brothers, Martin (Irene), Valley Mills; Michael (Roberta), Moncton, N.B. Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 12, from 4-8 p.m. in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Whycocomagh. Mass to celebrate the life of Archie will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, December 13, in St. Mary of the Angels Roman Catholic Church, Glendale. Concelebrating will be Father Allan MacPhie and Father Bernie MacDonald. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Family and friends of Archie are invited to a reception in Smith Community Centre, Orangedale, following the burial. In lieu of flowers, donations in the memory of Archie may be made to Central Inverness County Palliative Care or Canadian Cancer Society.
Patricia Jean IRELAND
IRELAND, Patricia Jean- 51, Fox Island, Guys. Co., died Monday, December 10,2007 in Eastern Memorial Hospital, Canso. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Helen (Hedstrome) Newell. Patricia is survived by husband Graham Bond; step-daughters Denise, Canso, Sherry, Dartmouth; sister Cathy, brother Steven both of Minnesota; grandson Brennan. There will be no visitation. Funeral will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or Eastern Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Canso.
Dan Willie MacDONALD
MacDONALD, Dan Willie - 67, Port Hawkesbury, passed away suddenly and peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and sisters in St. Martha's Regional Hospital, Antigonish, on Friday, December 14, 2007. Born in Barberton, Inverness Co., he was a son of the late Daniel and Anna Belle (Perrin) MacDonald-Burke.
Dan was a long-time employee of the town of Port Hawkesbury Recreation Department. In his earlier years, he drove mail from Port Hawkesbury to Sydney and also Inverness. He was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Port Hawkesbury. Dan was an avid cat lover and sports fan and there were no teams like his Montreal Canadiens or his New York Yankees. He never missed a Strait Pirate home game in the old rink or the new rink until he became ill. He is survived by his wife, Liz (Morash); sisters, Catherine Cogswell, Patsy MacNeil, both of Port Hawkesbury; brothers, Herman Burke, Port Hawkesbury; Jerry (Peggy) Burke, Creignish; brothers-in-law, Eric Morash, Stephen Morash, Michael (Judy) Morash, all of Peggy's Cove; Nicky (Heather) Morash, Lower Sackville, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his stepfather, Fred Burke; infant sister, Mary; mother and father-in-law, Edith and Edward Morash.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today, and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday, with a vigil service at 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, both in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Father Andrew Boyd officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery at a later date. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to Bide Awhile Animal Shelter, Dartmouth, or Muscular Dystrophy Canada.
Daisy Glendelia Rosemond SNYDER
SNYDER, Daisy Glendelia Rosemond - 88. Peas Brook, formerly of Tor Bay died Thursday, December 20, 2007, in Canso Seaside Manor, Canso. Born in Tor Bay, Guysborough Co., she was a daughter of the late Henry and Violet (Gammon) Gammon. Daisy was a homemaker who loved knitting, quilting, crocheting, music and going for drives. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by daughter Ida (Kenneth) Zinck, Southwest Cove; sons, Harold (Nina) Dort, Wyses Corner, Albert (Linda) Snyder, Peas Brook, Edward (Sandra) Snyder, Anthony (Cathy) Snyder, Cooks Brook and Simon Snyder of Guysborough. Sister, Blanche Gammon, Truro; 18 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband of 67 years, William; daughter, Margaret Mikkelson; brothers James, George, and Johnny.
Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday in St. James Anglican Church, Half Way Cove. Funeral service will be held Saturday, at 2:30 p.m. in St. James Anglican Church with Rev. Tory Byrne officiating. Burial in the Church cemetery at a later date. Family flowers only, please. Memorial donations may be made to Guysborough Memorial Hospital Fund. Family would like to thank the homecare workers, the nurses and staff of the Guysborough Memorial Hospital and Canso Seaside Manor for the special care given to Daisy during her illness. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Guysborough.
Norman Joseph Bouchie
BOUCHIE, Norman Joseph - 97, Canso Seaside Manor formerly of Little Dover passed away Thursday December 20th 2007 at the Manor. Born December 06 1910 in Little Dover, he was the son of the late Stephen and Mary (Fougere ) Bouchie.
He was a member of St. Agnes Parish Little Dover.
He was a former fisherman and carpenter, and upon his retirement built model boats.
He is survived by daughters Beverly Spears, Halifax, Genesta (Frank) Munroe, Lorraine(Cletus) Boudreau, Anna (Manzer) Haines, Edith (Thomas) Keefe, Sheila (Francis) Rhynold; sons Ronald (Joyce), James (Kim), David (Susan) Little Dover, Thomas (Coleen),and Brian (Melinda) Canso; sisters Edna Rhynold and Nina Munroe of Little Dover; 35 Grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Mary (Harnish) Bouchie, two daughters in infancy, brothers Walter, Donald, Seward and Jerome, sisters Rose and Elizabeth.
Cremation has taken place. Family service will take place at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Eastern Memorial Hospital Fund. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Canso.
Victoria “ Vicki” (Boudreau) MYATT
MYATT, Victoria “ Vicki” (Boudreau) – 68, Little Dover, with deepest regret we announce the passing of a cherished wife, beloved mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother who passed away Sunday, December 23,2007 in Eastern Memorial Hospital, Canso. Born in Little Dover, she was a daughter of the late James and Blanche (Keefe) Boudreau. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband Alcide, her children Carolyn, Blaise, Deanna, Trina, Scott, adopted son Harry Myatt; brothers Vernon, Dave, Austin; sisters Bette, Marg; grandchildren Madison, Meaghan, Blake, Mallory, Jeremy, Aaron, Angel, Victoria, Allison, Lucas, Shara Mae, Jenna; step grandchildren Clint, Jennifer, Jessica, Cheryl; step great grandchildren Matthew, Kegan. She was predeceased by sister Sandra, brothers Harry, Garfield, Thomas, Clarence.
Visitation will be held 7-9pm Thursday in St. Agnes Roman Catholic Church, Little Dover from where the Funeral Mass will be held Friday at 11am with Fr. Daniel Boudreau officiating. Burial in the Parish Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made to St. Agnes Parish. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Canso.
Cecil George KING
KING, Cecil George … 71, Port Hawkesbury, died Thursday, December,27, 2007 in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Point Tupper, he was a son of the late Edward and Laura King.
Cecil was a former employee of C.N.R. and later retired from the Port Hawkesbury Public Works Department. He was a longtime member of the Strait Serenity Club. He is survived by wife Doris (Stultz); stepchildren Murray, Penny, Carl, Herman, William; brothers Eddie (Annie), Leo (Marie), Walter (Florence), Jim (Helen), Albert; sisters Geraldine (Arthur) Latimer, Darlene (Roderick) MacLean; granddaughter Katrina; great grandson Miles; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers Carl, Earl, sister Catherine and stepson John.
Visitation will be held 2-4 and 7-9pm Saturday with a Vigil Service at 2pm Saturday and 2-4 and 7-9pm Sunday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral Mass will be 10am Monday in St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Port Hawkesbury with Fr. Andrew Boyd officiating. Burial in the Parish Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Strait Serenity Club.
Sadie R. MacDonald
MacDONALD, Sadie R. - Orangedale, passed away peacefully in her 83rd year in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital with her loving friends by her side on Friday, January 4, 2008. Born in Ashfield, Inverness Co., she was a daughter of the late Ranold and Mary Jane (MacDougall) MacDonald. Sadie worked most of her life as a store clerk in her community of Orangedale. In her later years, she worked as a cook at Camp Aitebreagh where she made many lifelong memories and friends. Many of her camp friends kept in touch with Sadie up until her final days. She was very involved in the community, being a member of Orangedale United Church, Orangedale Improvement Association, and Orangedale Station Association. First and foremost, was her involvement in the church and she was a choir member for many years. Sadie was a lifetime member of the U.C.W. in which she held the office "community friendship". There weren't too many people Sadie forgot to send a card to over the years. She was also a regular at Betty's weekly prayer group. The church was a huge part of her life. Surviving are sister, Katherine Fraser, and niece, Cathy Shrinduk, both of New Glasgow. She is also survived by several cousins. Sadie will be greatly missed by her "second" family, the Beesons, Sadie, Carol Ann, Donna, Connie, and Lynn. She was predeceased by brothers, William, Donald, Jack, and Hugh.
Visitation will be held 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Whycocomagh. Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Sunday in Orangedale United Church, Rev. Janet Blois officiating. Burial in Stewartdale Cemetery at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Orangedale United Church or Stewartdale Cemetery.
Kimberly Lynn EMBREE
Kimberly Lynn EMBREE
EMBREE, Kimberly Lynn … 32, Port Hawkesbury, Inverness, Co, died Sunday June, 22, 2008 in Dartmouth. Born in Antigonish, she was the daughter of Kevin (Sharon) Embree, Port Hawkesbury and Giselle Embree, Dartmouth. Kimberly was survived by her daughter Grace and son Austin, both at home; paternal grandmother Ruth Embree, Port Hawkesbury; special companion Anthony Dorton, Port Hawkesbury; sister Robin (Robert) MacDonald, Judique; brothers Kirk, Windsor, Ont., Keith, West Pubnico, Ken (Claudia) Ferguson, Al (Danna) Ferguson, both of Port Hawkesbury; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her paternal grandfather Freeman Embree, maternal grandparents Joe and Sarah Deveaux, uncle Clarence Deveaux.
Visitation will be 2-9pm Wednesday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral service will be 11am Thursday in St. Mark’s United Church, Port Hawkesbury with Rev. Sheldon LeGrow officiating. Burial in Southbrook Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made to a trust fund for Kimberly’s children in care of the Bank of Montreal, Port Hawkesbury.
Ann Maureen MYERS (MacLellan)
MYERS (MacLellan), Ann Maureen - 47, Kempt Road, Richmond Co. It is with great sorrow and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our loving sister, Maureen, on June 23, 2008, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, after a valiant battle with breast cancer. She met each challenge in her path with grace and dignity. Maureen was born a daughter of John Neil and Jeanette (Burke) MacLellan on October 26, 1960, in Inverness, Cape Breton. Maureen exemplified the phrase "giver of herself" by always putting her family and others first. She will be remembered as a lady who was caring, kind and helpful. For the past 29 years she was employed by NewPage (Stora Enso), Port Hawkesbury, as a sales accountant. She will be sadly missed by her family and all who knew and met her because of her charismatic and outgoing personality. Left to mourn are her daughter, Alysha; sisters, Cathy (Russ Berthier), Donna (Ronnie Berthier), Johnene (Earl Proctor); brothers, Malcolm (Maria) and John G., along with many cherished nieces and nephews. Maureen is also survived by special aunt, Sister Margaret Burke, CND; close friend, John Brown, and Alysha's adoptive father, David Myers. She was predeceased by her parents and infant brother, John Neil Jr.
At her request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held 2-9 p.m. Thursday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Mass of Christian Burial to celebrate her life will take place in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Port Hawkesbury, on Friday at 11 a.m. with Father Bill Crispo officiating. A private committal of ashes to be held at a later date. Family flowers only, please. A trust fund has been set up for her daughter (Alysha Myers). Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted at any branch of the East Coast Credit Union.
Jean Isabel RICHARDSON
RICHARDSON, Jean Isabel … 77, Canso, Guysborough, Co., died Tuesday June, 24, 2008 in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Canso, she was a daughter of the late William and Gertrude (Rhynold) Euloth. Jean was a homemaker and a loving mother. She was an adherent of St. Paul’s United Church, Canso and an active member of the U.C.W. Jean is survived by daughters Linda Richardson (Dave), Canso, Florence (Wayne) Trowbridge, Elliot Lake, Ont., Bertha (Eddie) Dort, Canso; sons Kenny (Paulette), Port Hawkesbury, Everette (Myrna), Hadleyville, John (Carol), Herring Cove; sister Florence Baird, Clementsvale; brother Billy (Judy) Benoit, Nanaimo, B.C.; 13 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her very special companion, Ben. She was predeceased by her husband Everette, brother Bob Euloth, sister Patsy Farrin, grandson Brennan Richardson.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9pm today and 2-4pm Friday in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Canso. Funeral service will be 6pm Friday in St. Paul’s United Church with Rev. Heather Manuel officiating. Burial in Fourth Hill Cemetery at a later date. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made to St. Paul’s United Church.
Lloyd Alvin “Jackie” SKINNER
SKINNER, Lloyd Alvin “Jackie” – 61, Sunnyville, Guysborough, Co., died Saturday June, 21, 2008 at home. Born in Guysborough, he was a son of the late John and Lillian (Dorrington) Skinner. Lloyd was employed with the Dept. of Natural Resources, and a member of the Guysborough Lion’s Club and the Guysborough Volunteer Fire Dept. He was also a member of Sunnyville United Baptist Church. Lloyd was a loving father to his children and granddaughters. He is survived by his loving wife Patricia (Skinner); daughters Stacey, Antigonish, Sabrina, Guysborough; sons Lloyd Jr. (Stephanie), Edmonton, Ab., Adam (Roudlyn), Toronto, Ont., Tony (Charlene), Greenwood; sisters Rita (Bill) Ashe, Antigonish, Dorothy Skinner, Toronto, Ont., Elizabeth Borden, Halifax, Pearl Skinner, Dora Banks, both of New York, Maude MacLean, New Glasgow, Ella Skinner, Antigonish; brother Thomas (Shirley), Boylston; granddaughters Jasmine, Keanna; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers Norman, Wilfred, Earl, John, Chester, sister Hattie Ashe.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9pm Friday in Sunnyville United Baptist Church from where the funeral service will be held 2pm Saturday with Rev. Pauline Coffin officiating. Burial in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Sunnyville United Baptist Church. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Guysborough.
Joyce Isabel Brown, RN
BROWN, Joyce Isabel, RN – 77, Sand Point, Guysborough, Co., died Sunday June, 29, 2008 in Milford Haven Home for Special Care, Guysborough. Born in New Glasgow, she was a daughter of the late William and Georgie (Weldon) McCallum. Joyce was a registered nurse employed by Moncton City Hospital and the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. She was a member and Past Matron of Fidelity Chapter 36 O.E.S., Riverview, N.B. and an adherent of St. James Anglican Church, Middle Melford. She is survived by daughter Carol (Doug) Halfpenny, Sand Point; sons William (Kim), Upper Coverdale, N.B., James (Vicky), Riverview, N.B., Donald (Evelyn), Stellarton; sisters Jean Holmes, River John, Helen Robertson, Stellarton, Nell Gregory, Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A.; grandchildren Nicholas, Jessica, Heidi, J.C., Kevin, Lisa; great-grandson Jacob Trites. She was predeceased by her husband Allison C. Brown and brother George. There will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held 2pm Thursday in St. James Anglican Church Cemetery with Rev. Susan Best officiating. Memorial donations may be made to St. James Building Fund, Milford Haven Home for Special Care or a charity of one’s choice. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury.