ATWOOD, Valda Annie - Tidal View Manor, Yarmouth, passed away October 2, 2000, in the manor. Born in Canaan, Yarmouth Co., she was a daughter of Aaron Trefry and Jennie White. She was a homemaker all her life. Surviving are son, Paul Hatfield, B.C.; Clarence Hatfield, Tatamagouche; sisters, Iris Clarke, Ottawa; Emma Gilroy, Truro; two grandchildren. She was predeceased by first husband, Austin Hatfield; second husband, Frank Dakin; third husband, Harry Atwood; brother, Caleb. Cremation has taken place. Family graveside service 11 a.m. today, Rev. Karl Gorman officiating. Burial in Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery. Donations to any charity. Arrangements entrusted to Sweeny's Funeral Home, Yarmouth.
BROOKING, Alexandrina (Ena) - Bedford, passed away October 2, 2000 in the QEII Halifax Infirmary. Born in Scotland, she was a daughter of the late Mary (MacLennen) and James Hardie. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by four nieces and a nephew. She was predeceased by her husband, William; sister, Margaret; brother, Ronald. No visitation by request. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. today, in Bedford United Church, Rev. David Hart officiating. Burial in Brookside Cemetery. Reception to follow in the church hall. Memorial donations may be made to the Bedford United Church building fund. Arrangements entrusted to A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Dartmouth.
BROWN, Weldon Leroy - 62, Windsor, Nova Scotia, passed away Monday, October 2, 2000 in Cheverie, Hants Co., NS. Born November 19, 1937 in Windsor, Nova Scotia, he was a son of Hazel (Ross) Brown, Cheverie, Hants Co, NS and the late Elwin Brown. Weldon was a member of Windsor United Church and the Men's Club; a member of the Official Board. He retired from the Armed Forces (Air Force) and was a volunteer for the V.O.N. Weldon was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He is survived by his wife, the former Joan Marlene Newcombe; sons, Corey (Tracy), Upper Vaughan; Craig (Hope), Garlands Crossing; grandchildren, D.J., Mackenzie, and Reagan; sisters, Shirley (Gerry), Iowa; Lois, Ottawa; brother, Wayne, Cheverie. He was predeceased by sister-in-law, Karen. Funeral service 2 p.m. today, October 5, 2000 in Windsor United Church, Windsor, Nova Scotia, Rev. Bill Gibson officiating assisted by Lynn Watson, Intern. Burial in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor, Nova Scotia. Family flowers only. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the IWK Children's Hospital, P.O. Box 3070, Halifax, NS, B3J 3G9. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Lohnes-Beazley Funeral Service Ltd., P.O. Box 981, 419 Albert Street, Windsor, NS, B0N 2T0.
COLEMAN, Colin - 15, of Lewisville, NB, passed away at the St. Justine Hospital, Montreal, PQ, on Wednesday, October 4, 2000. He defeated Leukemia after a successful bone marrow transplant but was unable to overcome the complications that followed. He will be sadly missed by his parents Rick and Carolle (Goguen); sister, Jessica; grandparents, Yvon and Yolande Goguen, Moncton; Helen Coleman, Eastern Passage, NS; several aunts, uncles and cousins. Colin was active in sports, school and had many wonderful friends that stood by him through his illness. Resting at Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Rd. (506-858-1995), visiting hours, Friday, October 6, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday, October 7, 2000, 10:30 a.m. Reception to follow. In Colin's memory, donations to the Pediatric Oncology Department at the Dr. George Dumont Hospital (506-862-4225) or the Children's Wish Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
DAVIS, Henry Gordon - 78, Wellington St., Pictou, passed away October 3, 2000, in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Pictou, he was a son of the late James and Catherine (MacKenzie) Davis. A veteran of the Second World War, he served with the Engineering Corps in the Royal Canadian Army, and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 16, Pictou. He had worked at the Pictou Shipyard as a plater. Henry is survived by his wife, the former Annie Head; daughters, Josephine (Mrs. Kenneth George), Arichat; Sharon (Mrs. John Duff), Pictou; Lynn (Mrs. Tom Ferguson), Pictou; son, Robert (Barbara), Westville; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters, Olive O'Brien, Granton; Jessie Gray, Pictou; Aleatha Shea, Amherst. He was predeceased by son, Gordon Henry Davis; grandson, John Duff; brothers, Charlie, James, Harold, Edwin, Milton, Leonard, George; sisters, Jean, Florence, Marie, Charlotte. Funeral will be held at 10 a.m. today, in McLaren Funeral Home, Pictou, Rev. Peter MacDonald officiating. Cremation to follow. Burial will be at a later date in Haliburton Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
EISNER, Helen Kathleen - 79, of Big Lots, Lunenburg County, passed away October 4, 2000 in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool. Born in Middle Cornwall, she was a daughter of the late Glen and Margaret (Burgoyne) Ernst. Surviving are sons, Frank, Nelson, Carl all of Maitland; Andrew, Big Lots; Keith, Bridgewater. Sister Estelle Saltzman, Berwick. Brothers, Stanley, William both of Maitland; Gurney, Liverpool; James, Big Lots. Many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Hosea Noble Eisner, son Albert. Brothers, Ronald, Wallace, Frederick, Moyle, Lowell, Paul and an infant brother. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 11 a.m. Friday in Mahone Funeral Home, 32 Parish Street, Mahone Bay. Rev. Robert Rock officiating. Burial in the Old Blockhouse Cemetery, Blockhouse. Donations to the Old Blockhouse Cemetery or any charity.
FERGUSON, Malcolm James - 14 Brown St., Sydney Mines, passed away October 2, 2000, in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax. Born in Sydney Mines, he was a son of the late James A. and Norah (Eastwood) Ferguson. He was well known for his active involvement in Maritime & Canadian Harness Racing. Surviving are his wife, Patricia (Trish) DiSano; brother, Robert, Halifax; a niece; a nephew. Funeral 11 a.m. today in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Sydney Mines, Rev. Ian MacLeod officiating. Burial in Brookside Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or any charity.
FOREST, Wayne Vincent - 37, of Lower Sackville, passed away September 29, 2000 at Lake Charles, Louisiana. Born in Halifax, he was a loving son of Pearl (Little) Forest of Lower Sackville and the late Joseph Vincent Forest. He was a successful owner/operator employing trucks with Guy Densmore and Clarke Transport. Surviving are his two brothers, Steven and wife, Tammy and Darren and wife, Tracy, all of Lower Sackville; nephew, Andrew and niece, Stephanie. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, in the Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Drive. Cremation to follow. Memorial service, 10 a.m. Friday in St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Joe Christensen officiating. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation.
HUNT, Steven Douglas - 26, Waterville, Kings Co., passed away October 2, 2000 at home. Born in Berwick, Kings Co., he was a son of Jerry and Lynda (Benjamin) Hunt, Waterville. He was a graduate of the Academic Upgrading Course, Level Four in June 2000 and was a student in the Business Information Technology Course both at the Nova Scotia Community College, Kingstec Campus, Kentville. He had been employed at Fritz's Enviro Depot, New Minas. Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, Gerald, Waterville; sister, Carol Hunt, Berwick; grandmother, Kathleen Benjamin, New Vision Special Care Home, Berwick. He was predeceased by grandparents, Albert Benjamin; James and Nettie May Hunt. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today, October 5, 2000 and the Funeral service 3 p.m. Friday, October 6, 2000 both in the H.C. Lindsay Memorial Chapel, Berwick. Reverend Miriam Uhrstrom officiating. Burial in the Berwick Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or to his family.
KELLY, Robert David - 56, of Oceanview Manor passed away October 2, 2000 in the Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Dartmouth, he was a son of Kathleen (Vincent) and the late David Kelly. He was a former member of the Buffalo Club of Dartmouth, enjoyed dancing and bowling. He was a member of the Eden Program in Oceanview Manor. Surviving are daughter Michelle (Kathy) Mrs. Sean Cluett, Dartmouth; sons, David and Jamie (Amy), both of Dartmouth; brother, Bill of Dartmouth; special friend, Donna; four grandchildren, Cody and Collin Cluett, Skyler and Timothy Kelly. No visiting by request, a graveside service will be held today 11 a.m. in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Rev. Marion Lloy officiating. A memorial service will be held in Oceanview Manor at a later date. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Canadian Diabetic Association. Arrangements have been entrusted to A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home.
MacDERMID, Ethel Vivian - 94, Margaree Centre, passed away October 2, 2000, in the Inverary Manor, Inverness. She was born in Margaree Valley, the daughter of the late Alfred and Eliza (Ingraham) MacDonald. She was a faithful member of the Wilson United Church, Margaree Centre, a member of the Wilson United Church UCW, Big Intervale UCW and a member of the order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by daughters, Viola Hart, Bernice Hart, Margaree Centre; Ellamae (Layton) Ingraham, Toronto; son, Erving (Hilda) MacDermid, Margaree Centre; grandchildren, Donna, Beryl, Colleen, Lindsey, Lorne, Susan and Robert; nine great-grandchildren; brother, William MacDonald, Margaree Valley and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Frank in 1986; infant granddaughter, Nancy Ingraham; infant grandson, Hart; sons-in-law, Graham Hart and Edwin Hart; sisters, Lois Ross, Ellen Munro and infant sister, Alfretta; brothers, Lloyd and infant brother, William Ernest; half-sister, Mary Nicholson; half brothers, Murdock and Earl. Remains are resting in her residence in Margaree Centre. Visitation will be held from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, October 5, Funeral will be held in Wilson United Church, Margaree Centre on Friday, October 6, at 2:30 p.m., Rev. Gordon MacLean officiating, assisted by Rev. Murray MacDonald (nephew). Interment in the Congregational Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Inverary Manor, Inverness or the charity of your choice. Arrangements under the direction of MacAskill Funeral Home, Baddeck.
MacDONALD, Angus J. - 84, R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, formerly of Pleasant Valley, Antigonish Co., passed away October 3, 2000, in St. Martha's Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Pleasant Valley, he was a son of the late Allan and Christina (Gillis) MacDonald. He worked many years in lumbering and farming, taking special pride in cultivating and growing of blueberries. Surviving are sisters, Florence Jean, Pleasant Valley; Elizabeth Livingstone, Judique; Mary, Pleasant Valley; Theresa Pushie, Addington Forks; brother, Hugh, Pictou. He was predeceased by sisters, Mary Ann, Catherine, Margaret, Christina, Marguerite; brothers, John W., Donald A., Ambrose C.; adopted brother, Arthur Allens. Funeral 10 a.m. today in St. Ninian's Cathedral, Rev. Will MacPherson officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to PCU Unit of St. Martha's Hospital or the Friends of the R.K.
MacDONALD, Catherine Elizabeth - 87, passed away Tuesday, October 3, 2000, in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Boston, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Roy and Jessie Ellen (MacKay) MacLeod. She returned to Lyon's Brook, Pictou Co. at the age of four. She was a member of the The MacLennan's Mountain Presbyterian Church, where she sang in the choir for over 60 years. A life member of A.M.S., member of MacLellan's Brook Women's Institute, member of The MacLellan's Brook Red Cross and had canvassed for The United Way for 24 years. She is survived by her husband, William S. "Billy"; sons, Arthur, Trenton; Bob (Minnie), MacLellan's Brook; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Isabelle Beck MacLeod, MacLellan's Brook. She was predeceased by daughter-in-law, Delphene, Trenton; brother, Roy MacLeod, Greenwood; half-sisters, Anna, Christine, Margaret and Katheleen. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. today, in MacLellan's Mountain Presbyterian Church, Jessie Johnson officiating. Burial in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. Donations in her memory may be made to the S.P.C.A., MacLennan's Mountain Presbyterian Church or to the charity of one's choice.
MacEACHERN, Roderick Joseph - 77, New Waterford, Roddie "The Bear" MacEachern, 3504 Wood Avenue, New Waterford, passed away October 3, 2000 in the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Angus and Mary Elizabeth "Molly" (Cathcart) MacEachern. Roddie was a member of Saint Agnes Church, he worked in #16 Colliery, the Corps of Commissionaires and worked with the New Waterford District School Board. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. Surviving are his companion of 33 years, Carmen and her daughter, Sherri; 3 daughters, Rodena (Taylor), Ont.; Mary (Byron) McVicar, Sydney River; Donna (Terry) White, Ont.; a son, Don Charles (Valerie), Dominion; a sister, Mary (Eddie) Hughes, Windsor, NS; 11 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Flora MacLean; two sons, Roger and Barry; 2 brothers, Dave and Byron; sister, Helena in childhood and a grandson, Bobby. Visitation is in the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith Street, New Waterford today, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday 11:30 a.m. in St. Agnes Church, Father Bob Neville officiating, burial in the parish cemetery. Donations to the Children's Wish Foundation are requested as memorials.
MACKAY, Eileen Edith - 90, of Dartmouth, passed away October 2, 2000 in Ocean View Manor. Born in England, she was a daughter of the late George and Edith (Franklin) Lines. Eileen immigrated to Canada in 1980, she was an active volunteer with the Red Cross, the Dartmouth Library, and was also a member of teh Dartmouth Senior Citizens Service Centre and Club. She is survived by son, Michael (wife, Olga) Mackay, Dartmouth; grandchildren, Alexander and Elizabeth; a great grand son, Zachary. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald and a brother, Reg and an infant son, Ian. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. today in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen Street, Rev. Marion Lloy officiating, burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ocean View Manor Pavillion Fund.
MacKINNON, Jessie - 85, Maple Hill Manor, formerly of 3339 MacLeod Avenue, New Waterford passed away peacefully in the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital on October 4, 2000. Jessie was a life long member of Mount Carmel parish. Born in Codroy Valley, Newfoundland, Jessie and her family moved to New Waterford in the mid-1920's. She was the daughter of the late Angus and Euphemia (MacIsaac) MacNeil. Surviving are her son, Russell; daughter-in-law, Tish and her beloved grandson, Gregory, New Waterford; a niece, Elizabeth MacArthur; several nieces and nephews and special friends, Theresa White and Rita MacPherson. She was predeceased by her husband, John A. MacKinnon in 1986; brothers, Jim, John, Allan, Angus, Danny; sisters, Catherine and Elizabeth. Visitation is in the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith Street, today 7-9 p.m. Funeral Friday 10 a.m. in Mount Carmel Church, Father Donald MacGillivray officiating, burial in the parish cemetery.
MacLEAN, Thomas Albert - 88, 527 Marshdale Rd., Hopewell, passed away October 2, 2000, in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Thomas and Nellie (Works) MacLean. He had been a resident of Hopewell, Pictou Co., for the past 25 years and had worked as a Textile Mechanic up until his retirement. Surviving are his wife, the former Flora H. Cameron; sons, Donald, at home; Jerry, Bible Hill; Ray, Ontario; daughter, Betty (Mrs. Sydney Stephen), Pictou; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Alida McCallum, Truro. He was predeceased by sisters, Sadie, Lil, Rose, Bertha; brothers, Walter, Frank, Martin; half-brother, Gordon. No visitation by request. Private family service today, in H.C. MacQuarrie Funeral Home, Stellarton, Rev. Gary Tonks officiating. Burial in Hopewell Cemetery. No flowers by request.
MAXWELL, Ivy - 82, 21 Windsor Ave., Sydney Mines, passed away October 3, 2000, in the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Born in Sydney Mines, she was a daughter of the late James and Christina (Erskine) Robertson. She was a member of Carman United Church, Sydney Mines. Surviving are sons, Leonard, Sydney Mines; David, Florence; a daughter-in-law; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, David; son, Lawson; brothers, Robert, Barcaly, James, William, Albert, David; sisters, Christina, Margaret. No visitation. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in Fillmore and Whitman Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Karen Ralph officiating. Burial in Brookside Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
McENANEY, Emily Esther - 94, Belleville, Yarmouth Co., passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2000. Born April 1, 1906, in Belleville, she was a daughter of the late Jacques and Mercedes (Pottier). She was a retired secretary, having worked for Merril-Lynch in New York and prior to that was a hotel hostess in the United States and Bermuda. She enjoyed quilting and reading. Surviving are brothers, Avite, Belleville; Pierre, Prince Albert, Sask.; Jules, Halifax; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Hans Pickell and by her second husband, Lawrence McEnaney; brothers, Charles, Leo, Felis; two in infancy; sisters, Marie, Rose, Anna and Helen. Funeral 2 p.m. today in Saint Anne's Roman Catholic Church, Ste. Anne-du-Ruisseau, Rev. Crepin Nzita Khonde officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations to Yarmouth Regional Hospital or any charity.
MELANSON, David J. - 56, passed away Tuesday, September 26, 2000, in Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga, Ont. Born in in River Hebert, he was a son of Beatrice (White) Melanson. Surviving are his wife, Margaret "Dolly"; daughter, Michelle Hitchin, Alcona, Ont.; stepsons, Terry Noseworthy, Barrie, Ont.; Rick Noseworthy, Colorado; Ralph Noseworthy, Oakville, Ont.; sisters, Shirley Brooks, Toronto; Eleanor Haines, Burtts Corner, N.B.; Mary Lee Porter; brothers, Garnet "Bud", River Hebert; Lonnie Melanson, Amherst; Rickey Melanson, Calgary, Alta.; Timmy Melanson, River Hebert; many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by his father, Eugene; sister, Rose. Cremation and funeral took place in Mississauga, Ont. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday, October 6, in Campbell's Funeral Home, 98 Church St., Amherst. Graveside service and interment in St. Denis Catholic Church Cemetery, Minudie, Saturday, October 7 at 11 a.m., Rev. Gaetan officiating. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or any charity.
PEDDLE, Tommy - 91, Harbourview Hospital Veteran's Wing, formerly of 58 Lamond St., Sydney Mines, passed away October 1, 2000, in the residence. Born in Sydney Mines, he was the son of the late Arthur and Mary (Finney) Peddle. He was a member of Trinity Anglican Church, and a veteran of the Second World War, having served overseas with the Cape Breton Highlanders. He was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 8, Sydney Mines and a retired employee of Princess Colliery. Surviving are his daughter, Mrs. Dorothea Harrietha, Sydney Mines; sons, Bobby, Thomas, Burlington, Ont.; Arma, Hamilton, Ont.; Jackie, North Sydney; sister, Winnie, Ontario; brother, Fred, Sydney Mines; 16 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Ann Peddle; daughter, Lorna; brothers, James, John, Arthur. No visitation by request. Funeral 2 p.m. today, in Trinity Anglican Church, Rev. Brenda Drake-MacDonald officiating. Burial in Brookside Cemetery, under the direction of Fillmore & Whitman Funeral Home.
PENTZ, Gregory Patrick "Greg" - 21, of Middle Sackville, passed away October 1, 2000 as a result of a motor vehicle accident. Born in Halifax, he was a loving son of David and Rose (Savory) Pentz. He was a graduate of Millwood High. He was employed with Convergy's Call Centre. He enjoyed sports and was very active with the Scotia Olympic Soccer Club and Millwood and Sackville High Hockey. He was a loving brother to Karla Mae, at home; and loving grandson to maternal grandparents, Art and Vera Savory of Middle Sackville and paternal grandparents, Dr. Gordon and Marjorie Pentz, of Halifax; and will be greatly missed by aunts and uncles, Garry and Susan, Elizabeth and Ben, Jo-Anne, Robert and Anita, Don and Darlene; many cousins; girlfriend, Dayne Roache. He was predeceased by an uncle, Arthur Savory. Funeral service 2 p.m. today at Knox United Church, Rev. Robert Chapman officiaitng. Reception to follow in the church. Cremation to follow. Burial in Oakridge Memory Gardens at a later date. Donations may be made to the Millwood Sports Scholarship, c/o the Bank of Nova Scotia, Sackville Drive Location.
THERIAULT, Marie Constance "Leah" - 99, 10 Bohaker St., Annapolis Royal, passed away October 3, 2000, at her home. Born in Saulnierville, she was a daughter of the late Emilier and Marie (Comeau) Leblanc. She was an active member of St. Louis Roman Catholic Church, and the oldest member of the parish. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are her son, Donald, Mochelle; daughter, Mary Gilbert, Annapolis Royal; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Melbourne; son, Richard; sisters, Irene, Lucie; brothers, Joseph, Edmond, Pierre; infant brothers, Emile, Jule. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m., prayers 6 p.m. today, both in Robert L. Hall Funeral Home, Annapolis Royal. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday, in St. Louis Roman Catholic Church, Annapolis Royal, Rev. Tom McQuade officiating. Burial in St. Louis Catholic Cemetery. Donations to St. Louis Roman Catholic Church or Palliative Care Unit in the Annapolis Community Health Centre.
WALLACE, Capt. George Alexander - 77, Wedgeport, Yarmouth Co., passed away accidentally Sunday, October 1, 2000, at sea. Born in Wedgeport August 9, 1923, he was a son of the late John and Anne Elizabeth (Surette) Wallace. He was the Captain of the fishing vessel, Flying Swan VI, out of Wedgeport. He was a member of the Atlantic Herring Co-op, as well as a past volunteer with the Wedgeport/Plymouth Volunteer Fire Department. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, the former Genesta Leblanc; sons, Gary and his wife Joanne; Malcolm, all of Wedgeport; daughter, Sharon and her husband Curtis Doucet, also of Wedgeport; brothers, James and his wife Marilyn, Wedgeport; Paul and his wife Corinne, Dartmouth; sisters, Florence and her husband, Francis Leblanc, Wedgeport; grandchildren, Erik, Aaron, Jillian, Joel, Shane and Elizabeth. He was predeceased by a daughter in infancy; brother, William "Billy"; sister, Isabella. Funeral 10:30 a.m. today, October 5, in Saint Michael's Roman Catholic Church, Wedgeport, Rev. Gerald Leblanc officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Saint Michael's Parish Cemetery or The Arthritis Society.