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Subject: [CAN-NS-OBITS] ANDREWS, BRAY,DELANEY and EAGLES - Full Obits from: Halifax's,Chronicle Herald: Thursday April 5, 2007
Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2007 14:00:19 -0400 (EDT)


ANDREWS, Brice David Knott
ANDREWS, Brice David Knott - 98, Mahone Bay, passed away April 3, 2007, in Fishermen's Memorial Hospital, Lunenburg. Born in Oakland, he was a son of the late William and Hosie (Young) Andrews. He is survived by daughter, Doris Crocker, Mahone Bay; sons, M. Paul (Peggy) Andrews, Head of St. Margaret's Bay; Karl (Maria) Andrews, Black Point; 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Hazel (Joudrey); sisters, Irene Hudson, Rose Lulay and Lottie Hobbs; brothers, Arnold, Selwyn, Wallace, Steadman, and Welton. No visiting by request. A private family committal service under the direction of Mahone Funeral Home, Mahone Bay, will be held at a later date, Rev. Kirby Smart officiating. Memorial donations may be made to United Baptist Church, Mahone Bay, through Mahone Funeral Home at (902) 624-8241 or on-line at: www.mahonefuneral.ca

BRAY, Gerald Francis
BRAY, Gerald Francis - 77, Windsor Junction, died on Monday, April 2, 2007, surrounded by family, after a short but valiant fight with cancer. He was born on June 4, 1929, in Port Morien, Cape Breton. Devoted husband of Margie (Rhynold) of Little Dover, for 53 wonderful years; loving father to Greg (Jeannie) of Chester; Ken (Marita) of Regina, Sask.; Doug (Susan) of Regina, Sask.; Maureen Harvey of Regina, Sask.; Andrew of Bedford; and Carolyn Haswell (Mike) of Owen Sound, Ont. He was a very special papa to 17 grandchildren. Gerry loved music and could play just about anything on the fiddle or guitar, despite having any training. For many years he shared his time and talent by entertaining weekly at local nursing homes. He was also an active member of the Bedford Singers, The Knights of Columbus and his church choir. His wisdom and kind and gentle spirit touched everyone he knew. His enormous faith remained unshakable. The family would like to thank all of the many
relatives and friends who took the time to visit, call or send along their thoughts and prayers during Gerry's time in the hospital. Special thanks go to the wonderful staff and volunteers of the QEII Palliative Care Unit; your compassion and gentle care eased our difficult journey. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 9, at 10 a.m. in St. Rose of Lima Church, Fall River. The family will have an open house at 209 Taylor Dr., Windsor Junction, on Saturday, April 7, from 1-4 p.m., for friends to gather and remember their good times with Gerry. Interment will take place April 10, at 3 p.m. in Saint Joachim Cemetery, South Side Boularderie, Cape Breton. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or QEII Health Sciences Centre Palliative Care Unit.

DELANEY, Ronald Daniel
DELANEY, Ronald Daniel - March 18, 1944-April 3, 2007, Inverness. It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend, Ronnie Delaney, Inverness, after a courageous battle with cancer. Ronnie was a son of the late Ronald and Martha (Chisholm) Delaney. He was a member of Stella Maris Parish, Inverness. Ronnie will be remembered as someone who was always willing to give a helping hand no matter what the task. He enjoyed fishing, playing cards, curling, watching boxing and telling great jokes. He was an avid fan of the Leafs and Blue Jays. He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Lorraine (Cann), and his children, Nicole (John) Campbell, Port Hawkesbury; Natasha (Chris) MacLellan, Dartmouth; son, Jimmy, Dartmouth; brothers, Barry (Eileen), New Victoria; Bill (Margie), Bernie (Karen), all of Dartmouth; sisters, Janice (Joe) Gray, Calgary; Mary (the late John) Lloyd, New Glasgow; Laurie (Colin) Smith,
Dartmouth. Ronnie was a devoted grandfather to Brea, Dylan and Haley, with whom he loved to dance to the Eagles. He was also looking forward to the arrival of his new grandson in May. Ronnie "Dad" "Poppy" will be sadly missed and will forever remain lovingly in our hearts. Visitation will take place from 7-9 p.m. on Saturday, April 7, and 2-4 and 7-9 on Sunday, April 8, in Inverness Funeral Home. Funeral mass will be held 11 a.m. Monday, April 9, in Stella Maris Parish with Father Duncan MacIsaac officiating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations can be made to Central Inverness Palliative Care Society. On-line condolences may be sent to:

EAGLES, Berton R.
EAGLES, Berton R. - 69, Five Islands, Colchester Co., passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2007, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in Lower Five Islands, he was a son of the late Hilbert and Iris (Davis) Eagles. He worked with Lindsay Construction for many years. He is survived by his wife, the former Flora Dowe; daughters, Shelley Eagles, Five Islands; Frances Hudson (Keith Cameron), Truro; sons, Sheldon, Five Islands; Jeff (Tracy Parker), Five Islands; sisters, Ruth Power (Roland), Five Islands; Martha Webb (Gary), Five Islands; brothers, Clayton (Marie), Five Islands; Leslie (Faye Currie), Five Islands; Morton (Joyce), Economy; Aubrey (Irene), Lower Five Islands; Royden (Patsy), Lower Five Islands; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Shirley; brothers, Grant, Merle, Billy. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday in Peniel United Church, Five Islands, Rev. Florence Antle-Brison officiating. Burial
in Lower Five Islands Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice. Arrangements entrusted to Smith's Funeral Home, Parrsboro. On-line condolences at: www.smithsfuneralhome.com


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