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Subject: [CAN-NS-OBITS] MacINTOSH, WOOLLEY, ALLEN,AUCOIN and BONANG - Full Obits from: Halifax's,Chronicle Herald: Monday, December 10, 2008
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2008 06:15:30 -0400 (EDT)
MacINTOSH, Ronald Bernard "Rannie, R.B."
MacINTOSH, Ronald Bernard "Rannie, R.B." - 86, Glace Bay, died December 6, 2007. Born in Glace Bay, a son of the late Angus and Sarah (MacGillivary) MacIntosh. Surviving are daughter, Gale; son, Ron ; four grandchildren. He was predeceased by wife, Betty (Rose); brothers, John, Joseph, Peter, Douglas, Pasteur, Stephen, Laughlin; sisters, Katherine, Elizabeth Mackie, Mary; grandson, Brian. Visitation was Sunday in Currys Funeral Home, Main Street, Glace Bay. Funeral mass 10 a.m. today in St. Anthony's Church, Father Conrad Edwards officiating. Reception to follow. Interment in Forest Haven Cemetery. On-line condolences to:
WOOLLEY, William Henry "Billy"
WOOLLEY, William Henry "Billy" - 84, Telford, died December 8, 2007. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Thomas Alexander and Ida May (Logan) Woolley. Survived by wife, Lillian Marguerite (Browning); son, Phillip (Lynne) Browning; granddaughter, Lori Browning (Paul Atta); sisters, Hazel Hatfield and Betty MacKinnon; many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters, Mae Kilner and Louise Clark; brothers, Jack and Alexander. Cremation has taken place. No visitation by request. Graveside service will be held 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Telford Cemetery Family flowers only. Donations made to the Pictou County S.P.C.A. www.pkmacdonald.ca
ALLEN, Frederick Earl
ALLEN, Frederick Earl - 65, Stewiacke, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 6, 2007, in the Colchester Regional Hospital in Truro after a long battle with cancer. A beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend, he is survived by his wife, Charlotte; sons, Aaron (Jacqueline) and Matthew (Alexandra); his daughter by choice, Janice, and three grandchildren, Isaac, Katie Mae and Olivia. He is also survived by members of his foster family, his brother, Mickey; sisters, Gwen, Barbara, Margaret and Patricia (proceeded by Iris). They were all foster children of Gwendolyn "Ma" Poole in Wolfville, and were known in the community as 'Ma Poole's Puddles'. Fred was an artist whose career spanned more than 40 years and took many different forms. It began at Neptune Theatre in 1963 as Stage Manager and Set Designer, and after at Fortress Louisburg as head of Research Illustration, he returned to Neptune Theatre as Resident Designer. He than began a year of study in Europe
through a Theatre Arts Bursary-observing productions in 13 countries. His award winning work as a Designer, Art Director and Master Model Builder included productions for the Nova Scotia International Tattoo, Buried on Sunday, Blizzard Island, CODCO, Street Cents and designing and building the timeless characters for the children's series Theodore Tugboat. Fred was also involved in the design and construction of the 65 foot tugboat "Theodore Too." His work in sculpture included Parks Canada projects 'Monument Lefebvre' in Memramcook, N.B., 'Interaction of Cultures' for Kouchibouquac Nat. Park and two major installations and illustration work for the 'L'Anse Aux Meadows' World Heritage Viking Settlement in Newfoundland. Fred Allen was a man who always put his family and friends first and we will miss his wisdom, his humor, and his passion for life. He showed us all how to smile through hard times and face the end with strength and dignity. A Wake for family and friends to
celebrate Fred's life will be held in the New Year. Our family requests that any donations be made in Fred's memory to the Actors' Fund of Canada or the Palliative Care Unit of the Colchester Regional Hospital.
AUCOIN, Pauline Rose
AUCOIN, Pauline Rose - 86, Point Cross, Inverness Co., passed away December 6, 2007, in the Halifax Infirmary, QEII, Halifax. Born in Cheticamp she was a daughter of the late Nazaire and Lucie Anne (Marchand) Poirier. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She is survived by son, Albert (Janice) Aucoin, Bedford; daughter, Priscilla (Darrell) LeBlanc, New Glasgow; brothers, Lionel Poirier, Plateau; Patsy Poirier, Oakville, Ont.; grandchildren, Brian, Rose, Claudie, Janice, Denis, Monique, Kevin, Steven, Crystal and Nicole; great-grandchild, Meghan. She was predeceased by her husband, Paul Louis Aucoin; sons, Claudie and Richard; daughter, Lucie Julia; brothers, Richard, Napoleon and Sammy; sister, Agnes Roach. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Father Peter LeBlanc officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Condolences may be sent to:
BONANG, Douglas Bernard
BONANG, Douglas Bernard - 71, of Dartmouth, passed away December 8, 2007, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Dartmouth, he was a son of the late Bernard and Catherine (Eldershaw) Bonang. Doug was the Chief Steward of the Atlantic Canada Pipe Band Association for 12 years. He enjoyed softball, hockey, basketball, bowling and walking. He was an avid curling fan, being a team driver for two Brier's, the Canadian Mixed Championships and the Olympic Trials. He was a former employee of Maritime Life for 34 years. Surviving are his wife, the former Marilyn Parsons; daughter, Marlene (Patrick) Heath, Eastern Passage; sons, Steven, Dartmouth; Mark (Rosanne), Kalona; brother, Paul (Charlene), Dartmouth; grandchildren, Alexandra, Nicole, Rachel, Tyler; sister-in-law, Anna Bonang. He was predeceased by a brother, Clyde. Visiting will be Tuesday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Portland Street. Funeral service 2 p.m. Wednesday in St. James United Church, Rev. Glenn
MacLean officiating. Cremation to follow with burial at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of choice. E-mails of condolence may be sent to:
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