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From: "Douglas Sinnis" <>
Subject: [CAN-NS-OBITS] Obits - McCready, Sinclair, Kellock, McLeod
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2008 15:49:40 -0400


OBIT # 2306 - HALIFAX HERALD - 25 MAY 2001

McCREADY, Gerald Richard "Jerry" - 84, Dartmouth, died May 23, 2001, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Charles and Bessie (Boutilier) McCready. At age 10, he moved to North West Cove to live with his uncle, Irving and aunt, Winnie Boutilier, where as a young man he fished with his uncle Irving. He had worked for many years at Dartmouth Marine Slip. During the Second World War he had served with the medical corps of R.C.A.F. He was actively involved in the life of Woodside Imperoyal United Church and continued to be a valuable member of the amalgamated Cole Harbour Woodside United Church. He is survived by his wife, the former Edna Putnam; daughters, Carol (Jerry) Fulton, Cold Lake, Alta.; Donna McCready, Halifax; son, Richard "Rick" McCready, Sydney; sisters, Sister Miriam "Mary" McCready, Windsor, Ont.; Evelyn McCready, Herring Cove; granddaughters, Amber and Jodie; great-granddaughter, Terri Lynn Fulton Gilroyed. He was predeceased by brothers, Charlie, Louis, Roy; sisters, Rosie Clements, Margaret Murphy, Helen Fisher; also by his uncle, Irving; aunt, Winnie Boutilier. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be today from 7-9 p.m. in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. Memorial service will be Saturday at 2 p.m. in Cole Harbour Woodside United Church, Rev. Susan MacAlpine-Gillis officiating. A reception to follow. Interment in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or a charity of choice.



OBIT # 2307 - HALIFAX HERALD - 25 MAY 2001

SINCLAIR, Jean M. - West Des Moines, Iowa, died Monday, May 7, 2001, in Kavanagh House on Grand, West Des Moines, Iowa. Mrs. Sinclair was born in Thorburn and had lived in Fontana, Calif. for 45 years before moving to Des Moines five years ago. In California, she was a retired administrator with Exceptional Children's Home, Rialto, Calif., an active member of Fontana Community Church in Fontana and Sarah Rebekah Lodge, Fontana, Calif. Before moving to California, Mrs. Sinclair was an active member of Union Presbyterian Church, Thorburn and an active member of Dorcas Rebekah Lodge, Thorburn. She is survived by daughters, Anita Doering, West Des Moines, Iowa; Jennie Bates, Ixonia, Wis.; son-in-law, Jon R. Bates, Ixonia, Wis.; grandchildren, Lorilei Guidi and husband Ron Guidi, Pacifica, Calif.; Jeffrey Perring and wife Chris, Rockland, Calif. and Andrew Sinclair Bates, Madison, Wis.; great-grandchildren, Matthew MacKenzie Kezich, South Lake Tahoe, Calif. and Cori Christiana Guidi, Pacifica, Calif.; sister-in-laws, Mary F. Sinclair, Thorburn and Jean Johnstone, Truro. Mrs. Sinclair was preceded by her husband, Clarence MacKenzie Sinclair (Thorburn, California); parents, Daniel and Christy Johnstone, Greenwood; brothers, Clarence Johnstone (New Glasgow); David Johnstone (Greenwood); Stewart Johnstone (Greenwood); Thomas Johnstone (Greenwood) and brother-in-law, George S. Sinclair (Thorburn). Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a day and time to be announced. Memorial contributions may be made to Union Presbyterian Church, Thorburn or Thorburn Improvement Association. Arrangements are under the direction of H.W.Angus Funeral Home, New Glasgow.





OBIT # 2308 - HALIFAX HERALD - 26 MAY 2001

KELLOCK, Winston Norbert "Winse" - 89, MacGregor Street, New Glasgow, died Friday, May 25, 2001, in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Stellarton, he was a son of the late John Dan and Johana (Stewart) Kellock. He began working for Imperial Oil in 1939 and worked until 1942 when he joined the RCAF where he served until 1945. After the war he rejoined Imperial Oil and worked for a number of years. He then worked for the Town of New Glasgow for 10 years until his retirement. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, New Glasgow. Surviving are his wife, the former Mildred Christine MacDonald; sisters and brothers-in-law, Palmer and Violet MacLean, Sutherlands River; Donnie and Mae Cameron, Jim and Isabell Ross, Stellarton; Elva Roy, New Glasgow; numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Vern Richards; brother, Royce Kellock; half-sisters, Isabell Snell, Mae Pettigrew; half-brother, George Kellock. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. today and 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in P.&K. MacDonald Funeral Home, New Glasgow. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Monday in First Presbyterian Church, New Glasgow with Rev. Dr. Glen Matheson officiating, assisted by Rev. Richard Moore. Interment will be in MacLennan's Mountain Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made in his memory to First Presbyterian Church or MacLennan's Mountain Cemetery Fund. The Royal Canadian Legion will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home to hold their tribute service.



OBIT # 2309 - EVENING NEWS 26 MAY 2001

WOODSTOCK, NB - Deborah Grace McLeod, of Grafton, passed away at Carleton Memorial Hospital in Woodstock on Thursday, May 17, 2001, at the age of 45. Deborah is survived by her husband Clifford A. McLeod, one son Robert J. McLeod and one daughter, Margo Jean McLeod. Surviving are her parents, John and Jean (Ward) MacLeod of New Glasgow, NS, one brother, John MacLeod of New Glasgow; two sisters: Shirley Rushton of Brantford, ON and Beverly Salomons of Edmonton, AB; mother-in-law, Gerda McLeod of Bridgewater, NS; brothers-in-laws, Don McLeod of Waterloo, ON; and Steve McLeod of Charlottetown, PEI; sister-in-law, Tina McLeod, Bridgewater, NS; nieces and nephews. Debbie was predeceased by one brother, Jim MacLeod. Her remains rested at the Scott Funeral Home, Woodstock, NB. Funeral service was held Monday, May 21 from St. James United Church, 120 Chapel St., Woodstock, NB, E7M 1H1, with Rev. Fred Snyder officiating. Interment will be in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens, Alma, at a later date. If desired, donations may be made to Saint James United Church Youth Group or to the Deborah McLeod Jr. Golf Scholarship, c/o 120 Chapel St., Woodstock, NB, E7M 1H1.


Doug & Jean Sinnis


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