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From: (Carol MacLean)
Subject: [NS-CB] Cape Breton Deaths February 21, 2007 Wednesday
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2007 07:02:05 -0800


Cape Breton Deaths February 21, 2007 Wednesday

Basil F. Boutilier 84, North Sydney Basil F. Boutilier, age 84, a resident
of Queen Street, who passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2007, at the Northside
General Hospital, was survived by his longtime partner and caregiver
Bernetta McGean and her son Gerard, Sydney Mines. He is also survived by a
niece, Deborah (Richard) Delaney, Lingan, and a nephew, Donnie Boutilier,
Sydney. Hunter William Angus Smith Wagmatcook Hunter William Angus was
called to Heaven to be with God and his Grampie on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007.
Hunter was the newborn son of Colin and
Connie Smith, Wagmatcook. Besides his mom and dad, Hunter is survived by
his big brother, Drake, big sisters, Sunshine, Starr, Skye and Alannah;
Nannie Catherine Smith, Indian Brook; Papa and Grandma Felix and Lucy
Smith, Wagmatcook; Auntie Jay and Uncle Fee, Indian Brook, Auntie Carrie,
Auntie Brenda and Uncle Francis, Wagmatcook, Auntie Coralee and Uncle
Jamie, Waycobah, and his many cousins and extended family. Hunter was
predeceased by his Grampie, Angus Smith. Funeral service will be held
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2007, at 2 p.m. at St. Ann's Bay United
Church, Indian Brook, with Diane Kempt officiating. Burial to follow in
Pinehill Cemetery, River Bennett. Arrangements under the direction
ofMacAskill Funeral Home, Baddeck. Memorial donations may be made to a
charity of ones choice. "When someone comes into our lives . . . and they
are too quietly and quickly gone, they leave footprints on our hearts . . .
and their memory stays with us forever."

Janet (Snow) Bendell 1956-2007 It is with heavy hearts that we announce
that our beloved Janet Lee passed away Feb. 15, 2007, at Twin Oaks Memorial
Hospital, Musquodoboit Harbour, after bravely fighting cancer for the last
two years. She was only 51. Constant companion to Robin for 30 years and
lovingly cared for by him. Proud mother and absolute biggest fan to Odessa,
Lindsay and Emilee. Daughter to Sadie and Eugene Snow of Glace Bay,
affectionately called our 'baby of the girls.' Predeceased by grandparents,
Jobe and Jane/Janet ( Jen) Snow, Minni and Nelson Lambert and Uncle Bill
Snow. Daughter-in-law to Patricia and Percy (deceased) Bendell.
Sister-in-law to Naomi and John (Paulette) Bendell. Sister No. 5 to Judy
MacDonald, Diane (Bruce) Rogers, Carol (Rick Anderson) Snow, Debbie (Billy)
Blunden, Eugene (Patsy) Snow and Dave (Karen) Snow. Much-loved member of
the Aunt Hill and always there for Gord (Trish) MacDonald, Noelle (Rob)
Milligan, Heather (Rob Gow) MacDonald, Melissa MacDonald, Melissa
MacDonald, Rick and Sherry Rogers, Chelsea Anderson, Bobby and Alicia
Blunden, Matthew and Phillip Snow, Carrie Ann, Christopher and Todd
Bendell. Janet Lee leaves behind a host of extended family of special aunts
and uncles including aunts, Hazel, Dot and Nevie in Newfoundland, Uncle Bob
and Aunt Jackie, Glace Bay, Aunt Pat and Uncle Bruce, Dartmouth, Harriett
MacDonald, Glace Bay, Uncle Tony Gray (deceased), England; cherished
cousins, Cheryl (Clint Martin) Morris, Tracy (GlennHall) Morris, Tanya
(Tony) Dugas and John Robert Snow, Jennifer (Allen Gillis) Snow and
grandnieces and nephews, Molly, Riley, Jack, Marshall, Havelock, Brayden,
Spencer, Lauren, Hannah, Brooke, Robert Jr., Alysha, Justin and Ashlee. She
was honoured to be godmother to Matthew Snow and Megan Tofflemire. Janet
Lee's favourite thing to be after a Mom, was a true good friend and she
will be sadly missed by many along the Eastern Shore. Janet Lee made sure
that her home was always welcoming to family and friends as well as an
especially nurturing environment for her girls and all their friends. She
was an intricate part of a small group of friends that have been together
for 30 years. She will be dearly missed by them. She loved her bowling
buddies (especially Margie) and was on the Starlet team in Jeddore for 20
years, including Past President. Everybody loved Janet Lee. She loved her
music, mostly loud and took
piano lessons, having been inspired by all the challenges taken on by her girls.
Janet Lee as Super Mom was involved in Chezzetcook Pre-school program, was
a Sunday school teacher at St. Barnabas Anglican Church and loved her job
as educational program assistant with the Halifax School Board. Everybody
who knew Janet Lee knows she loved to be in the bow of the boat, wind in
her face, libation in hand and has spent countless hours on Sole's Lake,
her beautiful home for 22 years. Thank heavens we truly celebrated
JanetLee's life at her well-attended (to say the least) 50th birthday party
last year at Chezzetcook
Lions Club. There was nothing Janet Lee enjoyed more than a party, unless
it was one in her honour. Special thanks to the staff at Twin Oaks Memorial
Hospital who cared for Janet Lee with loving care and respect. Cremation
has taken place. Family visitation took place 2-4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 18 at
Rowlings Funeral Home. Friends said goodbye to Janet Lee from 7-9 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 18 at Rowlings Funeral Home, 7795 Highway No. 7, Musquodoboit
Harbour. Funeral services will be held at Marine Drive Pentecostal Church,
8970 No. 7 Highway in Jeddore, Monday, Feb. 19 at 11 a.m. A reception will
follow in the church basement. Donations are being accepted in Janet Lee's
honour for Female Sports, Eastern Shore District High, Coastal Dance Inc.,
Palliative Care Unit at Twin Oaks Memorial Hospital or Canadian Cancer
Society (specifically colon cancer).

Richard Leo Mullins 51, Marion Bridge We regret to announce the passing of
Richard Mullins which occurred Monday, Feb. 19, 2007, at home, surrounded
by family. Born in Victoria, B.C., he was the son of Mrs. Eileen (White)
Mullins, Howie Centre, and the late Eric Mullins. Rick has served his
country overseas as a master corporal, specialized as a radio operatorfor
the Canadian Armed Forces with over 20 years of service. He was a
self-taught golfer andalways enjoyed family and friends celebrations. Rick
is survived by his loving wife, Rhonda Stamper; sons, Michael Alexander,
Halifax, Steven Eric, Sydney, Timothy Phillip, Calgary; sisters, Dorothy
Anne (Gerald) MacQuin, Loch Lomond, Susan (Brian) Horne, Sydney Forks,
Debbie (Jens) Heukendorff, Sydney, Kathy (Cliff) Belonger, Edmonton, Ellen
MacDonald, Sydney Forks; brothers, David (Debbie), Howie Centre, Darrell
(Freda), Glace Bay; as well as his two special grandchildren, Joshawa and
Jessica. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place Thursday,
Feb. 22 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564
Alexandra St., Sydney. A memorial service will take place 3 p.m., Friday,
Feb. 23 at the S.W. Chant & Son Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Bob Hussey
officiating. Donations may be made to a charity of choice. A special thanks
to the many people who have helped and supported us to keep Rick at home.
God bless. Online condolences may be sent to our webpage at
www.chantfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of . . .

Johnina M. Perry 90, Reserve Mines Johnina Perry, age 90, of Reserve Mines,
passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2007, at the Glace Bay Health Care Complex.
Born in Reserve Mines, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret
(McDonald) McNeil. Johnina was a member of St Joseph's parish, Reserve
Mines. She was an avid 'blue jay' fan, she loved and followed sports
especially baseball and hockey. Johnina is survived by two daughters, Sadie
Chiasson, Kitchener, Ont., and Mimmie Bresson, Bridgeport; one son, Junior
(Francene), at home. Also, survived by seven brothers, Melvin (Josie),
London, Ont., Gerald, Canmore, Alta., Jerome, Mira Gut, Nash, Hamilton
Ont., Michael (Florence), Coxheath, Jerry (Terri-Lynn), Leo (Marge), both
of Glace Bay, and two sisters, Mildred MacIntosh, Glace Bay, and Rene
Farnham, Hamilton, Ont. She was a beloved grandmother of 10 grandchildren;
numerous great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by
her husband, Simon Perry, a daughter, Peggy Roberts and son, John, also two
brothers, Charles and Cecil and one sister, Katie in infancy. In honouring
Johnina's wishes there will be no visitation and cremation has taken place
under the care and direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve
St., Glace Bay. A funeral mass will be celebrated at a later date in St.
Joseph's Church, Reserve Mines, with time to be announced. Burial will
follow in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations in Johnina's
memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Online condolences will be
received by the family through our web page
vjmcgillivray.ca.

Joseph Harvey MacDonald 72, North Sydney Joseph Harvey MacDonald, age 72, a
resident of the Northside Community Guest Home and formerly of Gannon Road,
passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 19, 2007, at the guest home. Born in
North Sydney, he was the son of the late Stephen and Madeline (Bona)
MacDonald. He was employed as a bricklayer with Union Local No. 2. He
served with the Canadian Army and Navy for a short period of time. He was a
member of Our Lady of Sorrows parish. He is survived by his three sons,
Tom, Dartmouth, Peter (Trish), North Sydney, James, Vancouver; and four
daughters, Bubba (Ken) Fifield, Fort McMurray, Thelma (John) MacNeil, North
Sydney, Ann (Ron), Mayerthorpe, Alta., and Lorraine, Whitehorse; his four
sisters, Peggy, Aggie, Mimmie and Frances; two brothers, Chalmers and
Kevin. He is also survived by his eight grandchildren, Amber, Clayton,
Dylan, John Joseph, Kyle, Matthew, Kadie, James; and his uncle, Googar Bona
and his aunt, Tootsie and his in-laws, the Ivey family. He was predeceased
by his wife, Catherine (Ivey) MacDonald, a son, Victor and one brother,
Jackie. There will be no visitation by request. A funeral service will be
held Thursday, Feb. 22, 2007, at 2 p.m. in the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home
Chapel, 107 Pleasant St., North Sydney, with Mike Connolly officiating.
Burial to take place in Holy Cross Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of
flowers memorial donations may be to a charity of choice. Online
condolences may be sent to
.
"Carry on Canada"

Basil F. Boutilier 84, North Sydney Basil F. Boutilier, age 84, a resident
of Queen Street, who passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2007, at the Northside
General Hospital, was survived by his longtime partner and caregiver
Bernetta McGean and her son Gerard, Sydney Mines. He is also survived by a
niece, Deborah (Richard) Delaney, Lingan, and a nephew, Donnie Boutilier,
Sydney. High, Coastal Dance Inc., Palliative Care Unit at Twin Oaks
Memorial Hospital or Canadian Cancer Society (specifically colon cancer).

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Cape Breton Deaths courtesy of CBGHA http://www.rootsweb.com/~nscbgha/



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