Kennedy, Stella Bell Hutchinson

Stella Bell Hutchinson Kennedy (1922-2018) understood that joy is bigger than happiness and that, though it can sometimes be affected by the vagaries of life, joy is not dependent upon things going well. Stella shared this inner light daily and made such a strong inspirational example that it is easy now to go about the […]

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MacLEAN, D. R. ‘Dollie’

MacLEAN, Dolina Rhoda ‘Dollie’  – 96, formerly of Bayview, passed away September 20, 2018 in the Valley View Villa, Riverton.  Born in Pictou, she was a daughter of the late Calvin and Nina (Cotter) Baillie.  Dollie will be remembered for her sense of humour, her story telling and her love of life.  She is survived […]

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GRATTAN, John “Jack” Donald

GRATTAN, John “Jack” Donald  – 66, Pictou, passed away September 24, 2018 in the Aberdeen Hospital.  Born June 24, 1952 in Diamond, NS, he was a son of the late Joseph Edward and Emily Steele (McCulloch) Grattan.  He was predeceased by his first wife, Lorraine (Oxley); sisters, Evelyn Grattan and Pauline Oslanski. He is survived […]

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BAILLIE, Muriel U. “Fluff”

River John Muriel Unice “Fluff” Baillie was born July 4th, 1935 to Wilson and Myrtle (Dwyer) Langille. After growing up in River John she began teaching in one room schools in the area, including Three Brooks, Seafoam, Melville, and Hedgeville. She was employed at the newly constructed River John Elementary School as a teacher and […]

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Elizabeth A. Burke

Barney’s River – Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Burke passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, September 18, 2018.  Born June 14, 1945 in Stewiacke she was the daughter of the late Lawrence Leslie and Kathleen Bell (Harvey) Adams.  Mom lived a fulfilling life as a mother, sister, wife and friend. She was […]

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MURRAY, Dorothy Marie

MURRAY, Dorothy Marie – Dorothy peacefully passed away at Victoria Hospital, London, on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, at the age of 55, with family by her side. During Dorothy’s long struggle with cancer, she always remained positive and determined to fight. Dorothy will be lovingly remembered by her husband Ross of 34 years; daughters, Melissa […]

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MacLEAN, Westaway

Peacefully at the Aberdeen Regional Hospital, on Monday, August 27, 2018, the death occurred of Westaway MacLean, of Pictou, NS and formerly of Charlottetown, PE, age 79 years. Loving father of sons – Wade and Shane MacLean; daughters – Kim MacLean (John), Terrie MacLean (Danny) and Jillian Corbett. William will be missed by 8 grandchildren; […]

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BEATON, Hugh Rankin

BEATON, Hugh Rankin – 71, of Pictou, passed away peacefully Thursday, September 6, 2018 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.  Born in Inverness, on December 14, 1946, Hugh was a son of the late Angus and Flora Beaton of Mabou.  Hugh retired from Nova Scotia Power, Trenton Generating Station, where he was employed as a […]

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Jollimore, Perry Dean

Jollimore, Perry Dean  –  73, of River John,  passed away surrounded by family on August 29, 2018 at the Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital. Perry was born in Pictou to Seaforth and Mary Jollimore who raised him in River John along with his sister Ruth (Vic) Preston and brothers Warren (Janice) Jollimore and Arthur (Maxine) Jollimore.  […]

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