Obituaries for June 28, 2016

Leslie Purdy

PURDY, Leslie Joseph- age 80, of Yarmouth N.S. passed away on June 23rd in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born in Yarmouth on July 1, 1935 he was the son of the late Bernard (Locke) Purdy and Ethel (Hunt) Purdy. Leslie worked in Montreal for C.P. rail as a b...
LESLIE-PURDYPublished June 28, 2016

Anna Bangay

BANGAY, Anna Mae- age 77, of Mountainview Seniors in Yarmouth, N.S. passed away on June 20, 2016 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born in Yarmouth on October 18, 1938 she was the daughter of the late Edward and Zella Crowell. Anna worked at the Grand Hotel ...
ANNA-BANGAYPublished June 28, 2016

Gilbert Hersey

HERSEY, Gilbert Fowler of Port Maitland, passed away on June 20, 2016, Veteran's Place, Yarmouth with his family at his side. Born in Port Maitland on April 13, 1925 he was the son of the late George and Estella (Churchill) Hersey. He was the last survi...
GILBERT-HERSEYPublished June 28, 2016

Thelma Williams

Williams, Thelma Elizabeth-100, of Shelburne, passed away quietly at Roseway Manor on June 20th, 2016 with family by her side. She was a daughter of the late Daniel and Laura (DeChamp) Williams and the wife of the late Theodore Williams. Thelma lived in G...
THELMA -WILLIAMSPublished June 21, 2016

John Whitaker

JOHN WHITAKER, NIXON AIDE, FORMER YARMOUTH AND LAKE ANNIS RESIDENT John Whitaker, a Lake Annis and Yarmouth part-time resident has died at age 89 in Washington, DC. He served as aide to former U.S. President Richard Nixon on environmental, natural resour...
JOHN-WHITAKERPublished June 21, 2016

Patricia Clairmont

CLAIRMONT, Patricia Ann – age 74, of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, passed away in Yarmouth Regional Hospital on June 14, 2016. Born in Yarmouth on September 24, 1941 she was a daughter of the late Billy and Alice Nelson. Patricia was a waitress at the Metropolit...
PATRICIA-CLAIRMONTPublished June 21, 2016

Dorothy McKay

McKAY, Dorothy Catherine With great sorrow, we, Mom’s children, tell of her passing on Thursday, May 19, 2016 in her 95th year. Born in Moncton, Mom was the daughter of the late Noble A. and Reta A. (Davidson) Renton. She had a wonderful childhood and ...
DOROTHY-MCKAYPublished June 21, 2016

Penny Brewer

BREWER, Penny Margaret – age 56, of Yarmouth, N.S passed away on June 11, 2016 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born on Limestone Air Force Base in Maine, USA on February 14, 1960 she was a daughter to the late Kenneth and Alice (Lawrence) Brewer. Penny was...
PENNY-BREWERPublished June 21, 2016

Bruce Marling

MARLING, Bruce George, 95, husband, father, grandfather, and friend to his community, died peacefully on June 8, 2016 in the Yarmouth Hospital following a brief illness. He is predeceased by his first wife Frances Ethel (Doane). He is survived by his seco...
BRUCE-MARLINGPublished June 21, 2016

Brian Dennis

DENNIS, Brian Phillip, age 54 of Wellington passed away unexpectedly on May 31, 2016 in Port Maitland. Born in Yarmouth, N.S. on August 25, 1961 he was a son to Phillip and Gertrude (Singfield) Dennis of Port Maitland. Brian was a handyman who was known f...
BRIAN-DENNISPublished June 21, 2016

Jeanette Lyons

LYONS, Jeanette Marie - age 95, of Arcadia, Yarmouth County, passed away on June 11th, 2016 at St. Vincent’s Nursing Home, Halifax. Born in Lower West Pubnico on October 12th, 1920, she was a daughter of Existe Mandé D’Entremont and Elizabeth (D’Eon) D’E...
JEANETTE-LYONSPublished June 21, 2016


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