KNIGHT, John Sherman

KNIGHT, John Sherman – age 91, passed away September 1, 2018 in Halifax.  John was born in Oxford on April 17, 1927 and was the youngest son of the late Charles Clayton and Bessie May (Mattinson) Knight.  He was a born teacher and taught Industrial Arts in Pictou for 35 years, and also an inspector […]

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CAMPBELL, Annie Jane

CAMPBELL, Annie Jane  – 91, of West Branch, Pictou County, passed away Saturday August 25, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit of Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  Born in West Branch on October 30, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Hugh A. and Margaret (Murray) MacLean.  Ann was a hardworking woman who dedicated her […]

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Cdr. Leo I. MacDonald

Cdr. Leo I. MacDonald CD, BA, LLB, RCN Retd. Braeshore, Pictou County – Born March 7, 1937, passed away Sunday evening August 26, 2018.  Leo attended Pictou Academy and joined the RCN in 1954 at the age of 17 in the first class of the Venture Plan.  Over the years, he served in a number […]

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Deneau, Wanda Jean Watt

Wanda Jean Watt Deneau, 68, of Lunenburg, passed Sunday, August 19, 2018  at South Shore Regional Hospital after a sudden illness. Born in Pictou, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence and Isobel Watt. Wanda is survived by her husband Marvin; sons, Larry, Daniel; step-sons, Darren (Trish) and Erik. In keeping with Wanda’s wishes […]

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DAYE, Neil Benjamin

DAYE, Neil Benjamin  -80, of Scotch Hill, passed away August 13, 2018 in the Aberdeen Hospital Palliative Care Unit, New Glasgow.  He is survived by beloved sisters, Theresa (Philip) Day, Mayna Dunphy Jamieson; and cherished friend, Betty Redmond.  No visitation by request.  Funeral service was held at 4:00 PM on Tuesday August 14th from the […]

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ROBINSON, Kathy Shauna

ROBINSON, Kathy Shauna: It is with great sadness that the family of Shauna Robinson announce her death on July 23, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit of the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  She is survived by sisters, Cheryl (Colin) Dyack, Frances (Barry) Smith, Jean (Wayne) Snider; brother, John (Nanette) Shaw; seven nieces and nephews and […]

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OSMOND, Elizabeth (Betty) Madge

Elizabeth (Betty) Madge Osmond, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday July 13, 2018 at the Northern Lights Continuing Care Unit in Fort McMurray, Alberta after a 3-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born in Corner Brook, Newfoundland in 1937, Elizabeth emigrated to Canada in 1944 with her family where she grew up in Pictou, […]

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ARCHER, Constance Elizabeth

ARCHER, Constance Elizabeth  – 72 of Lyons Brook, passed away July 19, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit of the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  Constance was a daughter of the late Earl and Eva (Barton) MacCallum, she was a loving mother, sister and aunt and is survived by her son, Paul Archer; brother, Richard MacCallum; […]

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LINKLETTER, Bonnie Lorraine

LINKLETTER, Bonnie Lorraine –  of Pictou, was born May 17, 1950, and passed away July 19, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit of Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.  She is survived by her husband and best friend of 47  years, Borden Douglas; a brother, Paul Wood (Audrey), Havelock, Ontario; […]

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