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ABBASS, Cathy Rose - 51, New Waterford, died June 16, 2006, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital. She was a daughter of Marie "Tweedy" (Chiasson) and the late Leo Joseph Arsenault. She is survived by her husband, Greg Abbass; son, Wayne (Nicole MacPhee) MacLeod; daughter, Felicia and husband Todd Schmitt; brother, Bernard (Germaine) Arsenault; sisters, Lee (Ralph) Campbell, Joann (Terry) Mossop; grandchildren, Samual Gregory MacLeod, Kevin and Todd Abbass. Cremation has taken place. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Monday in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford. Funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday in Mount Carmel Church. Condolences at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: June 18, 2006

ADAMSSON, Vergin Genevieve - In her 88th year, Vergin Genevieve Adamsson, of St. Peter's, formerly of Lower L'Ardoise, Cape Breton, was called home on Thursday morning, April 27, 2006. She was cared for during her final days in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. She will be sadly missed by her sons, Nils (Marcella), Pat (Mary), Jeffrey (Deborah), Dale; daughters, Lillie Spray and Barbara (Philip) Campbell; 20 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; sister, Jane McGrath, Baie Comeau; sister-in-law, Lena Landry, Lower L'Ardoise; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Henry; infant daughter, Mary; parents, Passia Landry and Mary (Doyle) (Lower L'Arodoise); sister, Evelyn Landry (Halifax); brothers, Amos Landry (Halifax), Jeffrey Landry (Lower L'Ardoise); eight siblings in childhood; granddaughter, Michelle Risi (Kitchener, Ont.); great-grandson, Drew Harding (Shelburne). Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday in 
L'Ardoise Funeral Home, located on the grounds of Holy Guardian Angels Church. Funeral mass will be held 10 a.m. Monday in HolyGuardian Angels Roman Catholic Church, L'Ardoise, with Father Barrett Claire Johnson officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Holy Guardian Angels Parish Cemetery or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, St. Peter's. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at: www.haverstocks.com
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: April 28, 2006

ADMOND, Aurora (Raye) - 64, Victoria Mines, Cape Breton County, died March 8, 1993, in Sydney Community Health Centre. Born in Campbellton, N.B., she was a daughter of the late Frank and Elizabeth (LeBel) Boudreau. She was a member of CWL of St. Alphonsus Church and Heritage Craft Club of Sydney. She is survived by her husband, Ernest; two daughters, Gail (Mrs. Merville Mitchell), Fredericton; Donna (Mrs. David Peters), Greenwood; two sons, Tracy, Louis Fournier, both of Ontario; seven sisters, Irene Kerr, Richardville, N.B.; Mae Larocque, Campbellton; Theresa McLenagan, Stella Goulette, Gerty Lord, Antoinette Goudreault, Angline Potvin, all of Quebec City; three brothers, Valmont, Edmonton; Ambroise, Moncton; Sandy, McLeod, N.B.; eight grandchildren; nieces and nephews. The body is in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home Limited, 380 Smith St., New Waterford, visiting 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Alphonsus Church, Rev. Everett McDow officiating. Burial will be in Mary Queen Cemetery, McLeod.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 03/09/93

AHERN (Burke), Judge Ellen Aloysia (Allie), CM - On January 10, 1997, in Gloucester, Ont., in her 94th year. Wife of the late John Edward (Gee) Ahern, Halifax. Born in Sydney Mines, she was a daughter of Thomas Burke and Margaret Ellen Tobin. Much-loved mother of Patricia and son-in-law, Berard Bennett, Gloucester, Ont.; dear grandmother of Vicki (Alain Erdmer), Catherine (Bruce Billington), Mariette (Michael MacIsaac), John (Carol Bond), Christa (James Dye); proud greatgrandmother of Xavier Erdmer, Robert, John and Mary Billington, Ben, Allie, Vanessa and Caroline MacIsaac. Also survived by half-sisters, Edith Robitaille, Mabel Lachaine, Eileen Corbett and Winifred Burke; half-brothers, Frederick, John. He was predeceased by brother, Richard; sister, Nora Lohnes. Mrs. Ahern resided in Halifax for most of her life. She was a graduate of Maritime Business College, Halifax, and was very actively involved in business, legal work, church groups, women's organizations and volunteer community welfare groups. She was past-president and life member of the Halifax Business and Professional Women's Club; national president of the Canadian Federation of Business and Professional Women's clubs; president of the Halifax City and County Council; provincial president of the Liberal Women's Association; member of the Board of Governors of Mount Saint Vincent University; international honorary member of Beta Sigma Phi and honorary member of Laurate Alpha Chapter, Halifax; honorary member of the Canadian Red Cross Society and for 15 years served as the general convener of the volunteers who served at the Red Cross Lodge, Camp Hill Veterans' Hospital. Mrs. Ahern was active in many other groups including the Catholic Women's League, International Order of the Daughters of the Empire, Zonta Club International and was an honorary life member of the Nova Scotia Insurance Women's Association. Mrs. Ahern was the first woman to be appointed Judge of the Citizenship Court of Canada, September 22, 1966, and was appointed member of the Order of Canada in 1973. Eucharistic celebration today, January 13, 1997, at Annunciation of the Lord Roman Catholic Church, Gloucester, Ont. Interment in Halifax. Arrangements in care of St. Laurent Funeral Home, Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Rd., Gloucester, Ont. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 01/13/97

ALAIN, Gertrude M. (Gertie) - 69, Dartmouth, died July 28, 1996 in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in West Pubnico, she was a daughter of the late Austin and Anna Rose (Muise) D'eon. Surviving are daughters, Anne (Mrs. Tom Nickerson), Ontario; Viola (Mrs. Roy Myers), Sydney; sons, Jerry, Ontario; Douglas, Eastern Passage; brother, Arthur, Ontario; nine grandchildren; a greatgrandchild. She was predeceased by her husband, Louis Phillip; daughters, Sandra, Brenda. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Tuesday in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Dartmouth. Funeral 11 a.m. Wednesday in Immaculate Conception Church. Burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 07/29/96

ALLEN, Belle Edna - Passed away in Toronto on Monday, April 17, 2006, in her 95th year. Born on January 17, 1911, in Fraserville, she was a daughter of the late Irvin and Beatrice Bennett. She was the beloved wife of the late Denzil Allen. Belle was predeceased by her sisters, Leola, Clara, Beulah. and Daisy; brothers, Basil, Donald, Roger, Russell, Bernard, Vernon, Wyman, and Howard. She is survived by her brother, Hughie; son, Vance (Thelma); and grandchildren, Linda Thibeau, Ronald, and Rick. Belle was a loving mother and grandmother and will be greatly missed by family and friends. Interment will take place in Port Greville at a later date.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: April 20, 2006

ALLEN, Charles Orice - 85, Canning, Kings Co., passed away Sunday, October 1, 2006, in Valley 
Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Wolfville, he was a son of the late Clayton and Evelyn 
(Cavanaugh) Allen. He was a veteran of the Second World War, having served overseas for four and a 
half years in France (including Normandy), Belgium, Holland and Germany as a truck driver and 
wireless operator with the rank of Gunner in the Royal Canadian Artillery. He was a life member of 
57 years with the Royal Canadian Legion, Habitant Branch No. 73, Canning, where he served on many 
committees, including four years as president. Following the war, he was self-employed as a mixed 
farmer and mason. He also worked as a foreman with Scotian Gold Co-operative for 12 years, with 
Avon Foods, and later as a commissionaire at Camp Aldershot. He was a veteran of the Canning 
Volunteer Fire Department. Charles especially loved spending time with family and friends and 
enjoyed gardening and puttering around in his workshop. He is survived by his wife, the former 
Etta Hartlin; daughters, Gloria (Terry) Porter and Mary (William) DeWolfe, both of Canning; 
Deborah (Steven) Bigelow, Woodside; Cheryl (Bruce) Dandurand, Kentville; sons, Richard (Barb) 
Allen, Lumsden; Eugene (Julie) Manley, Upper Musquodoboit; Reg Manley and Wayne (Joy) Manley, both 
of Kentville; grandchildren, Jody (Wendy) Porter, Vicki Porter, Amy Allen, Robert Allen, Tony 
(Emmie) Bigelow, Jeffrey (Jane) Bigelow, Shelley DeWolfe, Debra DeWolfe, Paul Manley, Stephen 
Manley, Caitlin Manley, Sara Manley, Christopher Manley, Corey Dandurand, and Matthew Dandurand; 
great-grandchildren, Kalle Porter, Kristen Bennett, Chloe Grant, Andrew Scott, Nicholas Berry, and 
Alexander Bigelow; brothers, Alton (Sheila), Stephen (Maxine) and Budd (Johanna), all of Melanson; 
Paul (Margaret) and Leslie (Charlotte), both of Gaspereau; sisters, Dorothy Corkum, Wolfville 
Nursing Home; Audrey Dorey, Centreville; Ena (John) Rogers and Barbara (Ken) Mitchell, both of 
Wolfville; Beverly (Murray) Brown, Greenwich; Rosalind (Giles) Moreau, North Alton; 
sisters-in-law, Lillian Allen, West Halls Harbour; Hilda Allen, New Minas; several nieces and 
nephews. He was predeceased by infant son, Joe; brothers, Chesley, Joseph, and Glenn. Visitation 
will be held from 2:30-4 and 7-9 p.m. with a Royal Canadian Legion service to be held at 7 p.m. 
Tuesday, October 3, in White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. The funeral service will be held at 2 
p.m. Wednesday, October 4, in Canning United Baptist Church, Rev. Phil Locke officiating. Burial 
will take place in Habitant Cemetery, Kings County. Family flowers only, by request. Donations in 
memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Lung Association of Nova 
Scotia. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: October 2, 2006

ALLEN, Elaine Elizabeth - 60, Halifax, formerly of North Sydney, died April 29, 2006, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in North Sydney, she was a daughter of the late Cecil and Evelyn (Kinney) Allen. Surviving are sister, Shirley (Frank) MacMillan, Chester Basin; nephew, John Allen MacMillan, Dartmouth. She will also be missed by her beloved cat, Shelly K. Visitation will be today from 7-9 p.m. in Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday in Bayers Road Baptist Church, Rev. Leslie 
McCurdy officiating. Reception to follow in the church. Burial in Lakeside Cemetery, North Sydney, on Thursday at 2 p.m. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, The Arthritis Society or Canadian Cancer Society. On-line condolences may be made at: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: May 2, 2006

ALLEN, Laura Delina - 92, Richmond Villa, St. Peter's, formerly of Martinique, Richmond County, died May 2, 1993, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Martinique, she was a daughter of the late Emile and Delina (Chiasson) Paon. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, West Arichat. She is survived by a daughter, Lorraine (Mrs. Harvey Forgeron), Martinique; son, William, Martinique; three grandchildren; sister, Mrs. Irene Rhuda, Fairview; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Victor; seven brothers, Alphonse, Philip, Colin, Patrick, Amedee, Charles (Dan), John; three sisters, Mary (Hazel), Victoria, Alice. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesday in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Funeral will be 3 p.m. Tuesday in Immaculate Conception Church, Rev. Joseph Cote officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/03/93

ALLEN, Mabel Louise - Barnard Street, Yarmouth, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 30, 2006, in Yarmouth Regional Hospital, surrounded by her family. Born in Yarmouth, she was a daughter of the late James Russell and Elsie Mae (Smith) Allen. Mabel was the founder and president of the Children's Food Kitchen of Yarmouth, and was very active throughout the community on behalf of its children. She volunteered as a Sunday school teacher at Holy Trinity Church, and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 61, Yarmouth, Ladies Auxiliary. She was a loving mother to her surviving children, Darold A. Roberts, Sylvan Lake, Alta.; Darlene (Donald) Carter, Bear River; Charles (Darlene) Roberts, Rockville; Anne Forbes, Hebron; beloved grandmother to Alicia, Steffan, Whitney, Daniel, Zackery, Tyler, Stephen, and Joshua. Also surviving are brothers, James Allen Jr., Bear River; Lorne (Patty) Allen, Yarmouth; Roy (Bev) Allen, Halifax; Sheldon (Gail) Allen, Ontario; Chester Allen, Yarmouth; sisters, Shirley Doucette, Yarmouth; Eva (Mike) Pyne, Pubnico; Linda (Ivan) Morton, Dayton; Irene (William) Nickerson, Yarmouth. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by brother, Ralph Allen. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today, with a Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 61 (Yarmouth) Ladies Auxiliary service at 7:30 p.m. Funeral 2 p.m. on Tuesday, October 3, in H.M. Huskilson's Memorial Chapel in Yarmouth, Rev. Alden Fells and Rev. Donna Fells officiating, assisted by Pastor Andrew Maves and Pastor Jason McCutcheon. Interment will follow in Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery. It has been requested that there be family flowers only. Memorial donations to the HOPE Centre of Yarmouth. Reception will follow in the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 61, Parade Street, Yarmouth. On-line condolences may be sent to: huskilson@ns.sympatico.ca
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The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: October 2, 2006

ALLEN, Ronald James - 68, Riverport, passed away Thursday, June 1, 2006, in South Shore Regional Hospital, Lunenburg. Born in East LaHave, he was a son of the late James and Gertrude (Conrad) Allen. Ronald retired from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans after 33 years service. He was a faithful member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Rose Bay, and served for many years on church council. He was Past Nobel Grand of Confidence Lodge No. 106, Riverport, and Commissioner of the Riverport Fire Department. He was a member of the LaHave River Ramblers Square Dancers which he enjoyed very much. He was Vice-President of Shepherd's Hill Cemetery, Riverport, and Past President of Creek Hill Cemetery, East LaHave. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew him. He is survived by his wife, the former Irene Naugler; daughters, Debra (Kevin) Wagner, Front Centre; Wendy (Raymond) Kendall, First South; grandchildren, Tiffany and Crystal Wagner, Rachel and Jordan Kendall; twin great-grandsons, Aiden and Noah Wagner; brother, George Allen, Bridgewater; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister-in-law, Eleanor Zinck. Friends are invited to share their memories of Ronald during visitation Saturday from 7-9 p.m. in Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, 11213 Hwy 3, Lunenburg, where Lodge service will be held at 6:45 p.m. Saturday. Memorial service to celebrate Ronald's life will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Rose Bay, Rev. Willis Ott officiating. Interment will be in Shepherd's Hill Cemetery, Riverport. Flowers from the immediate family only. Memorial donations may be made to St. Matthew's Lutheran Church or to a charity of your choice. www.sweenyfuneralhome.ca
Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: June 2, 2006

ALLEN, Ted Wayne - 66, Timberlea, passed away May 1, 2006, after a brief illness, with his family by his side,  in QEII Health Sciences Centre. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Ted and Pearl (Squires) Allen. Ted  retired from Farmers Dairy after 18 years and worked for the last five years at Seimens Building Technologies.  He loved his coworkers, especially his friend Joanne. Ted enjoyed hunting and fishing, and also loved to play  crib and bingo. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Donna; son, Gary (daughter-in-law Elizabeth); brothers,  Don (Donna), Aubrey (Joyce); many nieces and nephews. Ted will be missed by Bailey, the family dog.  Arrangements are entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax, where a funeral service will be  held 11 a.m. Thursday, May 4, Rev. James Haughn officiating, followed by a reception. Interment in Oakridge  Memory Gardens, Lower Sackville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ted's memory to the SPCA, 1600  Bedford Highway, Suite 422, Bedford, NS B4A 1E8 (phone: 835-4798). The family wishes to thank the doctors and  nurses on 5.2 ICU and especially Dr. Ricardo Rendon for looking after Ted for the past two years. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: May 3, 2006

AMEY, Bertha Jane - 78, Pondville, Richmond County, died June 12, 1993, in St. Anne Community and Nursing Care Centre, Arichat. Born in Cape LaRound, Richmond County, she was a daughter of the late John F. and Olla (Latimer) Mauger. She was a member of St. John Anglican Church Ladies Auxiliary, Arichat, where she was a life member and past president of the ACW. She is survived by a daughter, Qween (Mrs. Ronald DeBaie), Pondville; son, Philip, Halifax; two sisters, Mrs. Ina Bourinot, Arichat; Ada (Mrs. Jack LeVesconte), St. Peter's; three brothers, Warren, Pondville; John, Boudreauville; Lloyd, Cape LaRound; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild. She was predeceased by her husband, Laighton; son, Const. Robert Weston; daughter, Alice Bertha; brother, Fred. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. John Anglican Church, Rev. John Clarke officiating. Burial will be in church cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to St. Anne Community and Nursing Care Centre.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 06/14/93

AMIRAULT, Clarence Edward - 64, Carleton, died in Yarmouth Regional Hospital on October 6, 2006. Born in Lower East Pubnico, he was a son of the late Stanley J. and Bridget (d'Entremont) Amirault. He is survived by son, Kevin, Halifax; daughter, Janet (Chris) Trainor, Enfield; brothers, Albert (Christine), East Pubnico; George (Libby), Kingston; sisters, Gladys (Leonard) Amirault, Irene (Robert) Amirault, both of East Pubnico; three grandchildren. Clarence joined the Signal Corps in 1960 and retired in 1994. He enjoyed woodworking during his retirement. He also enjoyed hunting and ATVing with his friends. Cremation has taken place. Remains are resting at West Pubnico Funeral Home in Middle West Pubnico with visitation from 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral service will be Monday, October 9, at 11 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Middle East Pubnico, Father MacPherson officiating. Interment in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Perpetual Care Cemetery Fund, East Pubnico. On-line condolences may be sent to: wpfh@ns.sympatico.ca
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: October 7, 2006

AMIRAULT, Ralph John - 67, died Tuesday, October 17, 2006, in Sudbury, Ont. Born November 2, 1938, in Doucetteville, he was a son of the late Emile and Annie Amirault. He is survived by his wife, Reta (Dugas) Amirault; children, John (Nicole) and Elizabeth (Paul); stepchildren, Robert Dugas (Pam), Richard Dugas, and Brenda Byrnes (Mark); grandchildren, Shane and Joshua Amirault; stepgrandchildren, Ian and Katherine Dugas; sister, Clara Wagner (Fred); nieces, Lori Wagner, Karen Wagner, and Cindy Dufour; nephew, Mark Wagner. He was predeceased by his first wife, Elizabeth "Betty" (King) Amirault; stepson, Brian Dugas. Ralph was an active member of the Chelmsford Lions Club for several years, as well as a respected business owner in the local community. Memorial visitation will be in Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch St., Sudbury, Ont., on Saturday, October 21, from 1-3:30 p.m. followed by a celebration of Ralph's life. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: October 19, 2006

ANNAND, Donald Melvin - 81, Stewiacke, passed away June 16, 2006, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born July 17, 1924, in Truro, he was a son of the late Albert and Gertrude (MacKay) Annand of Maitland, Hants Co. Donald served in the RCAF during the Second World War, and travelled the world in the merchant marine both before and after his airforce service. He worked for Tidewater Construction of New Glasgow from 1947 to 1952; moved to Stewiacke where he operated the Superline Oil garage and service station, which he later bought and operated under the Petrofina and Esso badges until his retirement in 1992. Donald contributed to his community as a life member of the Stewiacke and District Volunteer Fire Department, serving as Chief in 1960-1963. He also served two terms as a member of Town Council and was an elder in St. Andrew's United Church for over 25 years. Donald indulged his passion for automobiles as a member of the Halifax Antique Car Club for many years and as the owner of countless unique and unusual vehicles. In the 1970s, Donald realized a long-held dream by obtaining his private pilot's license and was a member of the Experimental Aircraft Association for many years. Surviving are his wife, the former Margaret Brown; daughter, Barbara (Terry Ross), Lantz; sons, Robert (Mary Dempster), Waverley; Bruce (Tracy O'Brien), Ketch Harbour; Mark (Carol Sampson), Halifax; Douglas (Rosalind Michie), Digby; sister, Evelyn (Jack Picketts), Pickering, Ont.; brothers, Douglas (Flora Fillmore), Baie Verte, N.B.; Albert (Lisa Main), Maitland; grandchildren, Jonathan Ross (Iris Wright), Halifax; Mark and Luke Ross, Lantz; Mitchell Annand, Digby; T.J. Dempster (Kylee Cook), Petawawa, Ont.; great-granddaughter, Madyson Austen Ross, Halifax. Visitation will be Sunday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Ettinger Funeral Home, and funeral service in St. Andrew's United Church in Stewiacke at 2 p.m., Monday, June 19. Cremation has taken place and private burial will take place at a later date in St. David's Cemetery, Maitland. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Arthritis Society of Canada. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: June 17, 2006

ANTON, Annora S. "Nora" - Passed away peacefully in Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Thursday, March 30, 2006. Born in Sydney, Nora was a daughter of the late Catherine Myers Roach and Nelson J. Myers. She was predeceased by stepfather, Joe Roach. She is survived by daughter, Tracy Anton, granddaughter, Kristen, Thorold, Ont.; sister, Derenda (John Carneigie), Edmonton; brothers, Edward (Norma), Sault St. Marie; Charles (Kay), Sydney; Danny (Sandra), Sydney, and several nieces. Cremation will take place under the direction of T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. On-line condolences may be sent to: twcurryparkviewchapel@ns.sympatico.ca
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: April 1, 2006

ARMSTRONG, Katie Althea - 99, Berwick, Kings Co., formerly of Burlington, Kings Co., passed away Friday, June 16, 2006, in Grand View Manor, Berwick. Born at Scotts Bay Road, Kings Co., she was a daughter of the late Walter and Georgie (Bennett) Frail. She lived in Burlington, Kings Co. most of her life. Katie was a school teacher and taught in one room schools in Glenmont, Blomidon, Harbourville, Woodlawn, Morden, Victoria Harbour, Viewmont and Burlington, retiring in 1963. Her family was very dear to her, especially her children, daughters, Carroll Armstrong, Middle Musquodoboit; Sandra (Francis) Hirtle, West Northfield; daughter-in-law, Gail Armstrong, Aylesford; grandchildren, Boyd, Anthony, Carla, Bradley, Paula, Andrea, Kathryn, Kimberley, Karalee, Krystal, Ashley and Katie; great-grandchildren, Alex, Holly, Hessel, Gerjan, Georgia, Chelsea, Bailey, Austen, Chase, Samantha, Kendall, Raymond; sisters, Myra Levy, New Minas, and Norma Crandall, Centreville; brother, George (Marion) Frail, Centreville. Besides her parents, Katie was predeceased by her husband, Raymond Armstrong; sons, Garth Armstrong in infancy, Ross and Dean Armstrong; brother, Robert Alonzo Frail in infancy; sisters, Laura Porter, Ruth Eaton, Florence Armstrong, Elizabeth Butler, Frances Brown, Daisy Tupper, Gertrude Tupper, Winifred Irving. Visitation for Mrs. Armstrong will be held tonight from 7-9 p.m. in H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, 192 Commercial St., Berwick (902-538-9900), from where funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, June 18, with burial in Burlington Cemetery, Kings County. Donations in her memory may be made to Grand View Manor, Berwick or any charity. Condolences may be sent to the family at: lindsayfuneralsberwick@ns.aliantzinc.ca
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: June 17, 2006

AUBY, Joseph George - 78, Hebron, Yarmouth Co, died April 12, 1995, in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born March 11, 1917 in Woodside, he was a son of the late Joseph James and Mary Josephine (Sampson) Auby. He was educated at Oxford School and St. Mary's College and was employed as a photographer and was a member of National Press Photographers Association. He was a wellknown musician and a member of Halifax International Musicians Union. He served in the RCNVR from 1938-1945 on naval and merchant ships and as a naval photographer. He assisted in organizing National Defence Employees Association at HMCS Cornwallis and was president for many years. He was a founding member of the legion in Brookfield; a founding member and first vice-president of Clementsport Legion; member of Yarmouth Legion branch 61; founded and president of Canadian Association of Retired Persons, Yarmouth. He was a scouter and at one time scout master of 1st Halifax Scout Troop. He was maritime representative for Canadian Merchant Navy Association and was chairman on the board of directors for the Canadian Registry of Mariners. He was a designer and producer of the 1939-1945 Merchant Navy medal. Surviving are his wife, Bernice; daughters, Beverly Boudreau, Oromocto, N.B.; Dianne Elaine Auby, Hebron; sisters, Florence Hutchison, Ottawa; Marie Hiscock, Charlottetown; four grandchildren. He was predeceased by brother, Emery. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, legion service 7:30 p.m. Sunday followed by prayers at 8 p.m., all in H.M. Huskilson's Funeral Home, Yarmouth. Funeral 10 a.m. Monday in St. Ambrose Cathedral, Albert Street, Yarmouth, Rev. Clarence Thibeau officiating. Burial in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery. Donations to Yarmouth Regional Library.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 04/14/95

AVERY, Leonard Joseph - 61, Larry's River, Guysborough Co., died Saturday, June 10, 2006, in Guysborough Memorial Hospital. Born in Lundy, Guysborough Co., he was a son of the late Clarence Leo and Margaret Mae (Pettipas) Avery. In earlier years, Leonard was employed at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography and Burma Propane in New Brunswick. He later worked at Nickerson's Fish Plant, Larry's River, and was also a commercial lobster fisherman. Leonard was the former Captain of the Larry's River Volunteer Fire Department. He enjoyed working with his Christmas trees, spending time at the camp, and especially his dog "Shadow". He is survived by his wife, the former Vicky Dort; son, Dale (Lara), Winnipeg; daughter, Heather (Gerald) Sampson, Larry's River; brother, Thomas (Helen), Larry's River; sisters, Dorothy (Ralph) Casey, Bernice (John) Stone, Beatrice (Bill) Horne, all of Larry's River; grandchildren, Steffanie, Jenna, Ryan, Megan; numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brother, David Clarence. Visitation will be today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 1-3 p.m. in Communities Along the Bay Multi-Use Facility, Bradford Pellerin Room, Larry's River. Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Tuesday at 3 p.m. in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church with Father Jonathan Nweke officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Guysborough Memorial Hospital or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of G.W. Giffin Funeral Home Ltd., Country Harbour. On-line condolences may be made at: www.gwgiffin.com 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: June 12, 2006

AuCOIN, Aimable - 91, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died May 17, 1999, in the  home. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late William and Luce (AuCoin) AuCoin.  He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. He was the last surviving member  of his immediate family. Surviving are his wife of 63 years, the former Helene Mae  Larade; sons, Francois, Jimmy (Catherine), Joseph William (Sylvia), all of  Cheticamp; daughters, Lucy Angelique Larade, Dorothy (Mrs. Albert Hache), Therese  (Mrs. Yvon AuCoin), Patricia (Mrs. Bobby AuCoin), all of Cheticamp; 11  grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by grandson, Billy;  daughter, Therese Gelina; brothers, Dan, Richard, Octave and Tom; sisters, Victoire,  Domithide, Etta, Adele, Louise. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp  Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Interment  in the parish cemetery. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/19/99

AUCOIN, Alice - New Victoria, died May 27, 1995, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late John J. and Elizabeth (MacLellan) MacKinnon. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, New Victoria. Surviving are daughters, Collena, Elaine, Sydney; Paulette, at home; sons, Johnny, Victoria Mines; Stephen, New Waterford; Melvin, Ontario; brother, Angus (Buster), Ontario; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John A.; a number of brothers and sisters. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Tuesday in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford. Funeral 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph Church, New Victoria, Rev. Hugh MacNeil officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/29/95

AUCOIN, Andrea Julia - 88, 41 Fairview St., Sydney, died July 15, 1995, in Cape  Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late  Joseph and Bessie (Roston) Aucoin. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church. She had  resided for many years with Henrietta Frioult and the late Eugene Frioult and their  family at Fairview Street. She was predeceased by a brother, Edward. No visitation  by request. Funeral 9 a.m. Tuesday in Sacred Heart Church, Rev. R.D. Smith  officiating. Burial in Resurrection Cemetery under the direction of T.W. Curry Ltd.  Donations to any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 07/17/95

AUCOIN, Angus Charles - 77, Spring Garden Road, Halifax, died September 28, 1994, in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Murdock and Elizabeth Aucoin. He was a veteran of the Second World War and was employed with the national parks for 35 years. He is survived by his wife, the former Marquerite Maillet; two sons, Gussie, Dartmouth; Richard, Florida; two grandchildren; brother, Milton; sister, Florence Chiasson. He was predeceased by two brothers, Willie, Clifford. Cremation has taken place under the direction of J. Albert Walker and Sons Funeral Home, Cole Harbour. A memorial service will be held at a later date in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Donations may be made to Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 09/29/94

AUCOIN, Ann Isabel - 57, 166 Tompinsville, Reserve, Cape Breton County, died May 14, 1994, in Glace Bay Hospital, South Street. Born at Glace Bay, she was a daughter of the late Jim and Mary (Meechan) Boutilier. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Reserve Mines. She is survived by her husband, Wilfred; three sons, Bernie Locke, Ottawa; Billy, Jimmy; daughter, Mary Noel, England; sister, Mary Jane, the United States; six grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister, Delores; her first husband, William Ryan. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in St. Joseph's Church. Burial will be in parish cemetery. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/16/94

AuCOIN, Annie Mae - 68, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died January 15, 1997, in  the home. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Josephine  (LeFort) AuCoin. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She worked for  38 years in the post office, 22 years as post mistress. Surviving are brother,  Willie, Cheticamp; sister, Stella Braybrook, Ajax, Ont.; several nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by brothers, Nectaire, Pierre Louis, Gerard; sisters, Nellie,  Lucy Anne, Beatrice. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home.  Funeral 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish  cemetery. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 01/17/97

AuCOIN, Arthur Joseph - 93, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, formerly of Grand  Etang, Inverness Co., died August 20, 1999, in the home. Born in St. Joseph du  Moine, he was a son of the late Marcellin and Henriette (AuCoin) AuCoin. He was a  member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. He was a veteran of the Second  World War and a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 32, Cheticamp. Surviving are  sister, Elvina Hartling, Halifax; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by  his wife, the former Marie Emma Chiasson; sisters, Marie Mae, Florence; several  brothers and sisters in infancy. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Cheticamp  Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine.  Burial in the parish cemetery.
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Published: 08/21/99

AUCOIN, Beatrice - 88, Northside Guest Home, North Sydney, died May 17, 1996, in the home. Born at Mill Creek, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Ellen (Marsh) Carey. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Bras d'Or. Surviving are son, Robert, Cowansville, Que.; sisters, Dina Piette, Cowansville; Ellen (Mrs. Regis Whryn), Ontario; brother, Teddy, St. Catharines, Ont.; grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Alfred; sisters, Martha, Mabel, Annie, Bertha, Kathy, Molly; brothers, Thomas, Robert, Louis, Joseph, Terrance, Dennis, Leonard, Mark. No visitation by request. Cremation to take place under the direction of G.R. Francis and Son Funeral Home, Sydney Mines. Memorial service 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph's Church. Burial in parish cemetery.
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Published: 05/18/96

AUCOIN, Beverly A. - 45, Cole Harbour, died May 1, 1998, at home. Born in Hamilton, Ont., she was a daughter of Helen (Lorimer) Bonang, Dartmouth, and the late Cyril F. Bonang. She was a hairstylist for 26 years working in both Halifax and Dartmouth. For the past 12 years, she worked from her home in Cole Harbour. Surviving are her husband, Jim; son, Brad Houghton, Dartmouth. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 11 a.m. Tuesday in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, Rev. James Haughn officiating. Burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Reception to follow in the funeral home. Family flowers only. Donations to the Children's Wish Foundation, 5523 Spring Garden Rd., Suite 23, Halifax, B3J 3T1.
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Published: 05/02/98

AuCOIN, Catherine - 78, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died May 7, 1993, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Leoni and Judith (LeBlanc) Chiasson. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, and the senior citizen's club. She is survived by her husband, Johnny; son, Edmond, Montreal; two sisters, Marie Harris, Cecile (Mrs. Leo Boudreau), both of New Waterford; a granddaughter. She was predeceased by a brother, Joseph. Funeral will be 10 a.m. today in St. Peter's Church, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Home.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/10/93

AUCOIN, Rev. Charles - 88, died September 6, 1999, in the Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, February 19, 1911, he was a son of the late Moise Aucoin and Mathilde Leblanc. He was ordained priest at the Eudist Seminary in Charlesbourg, February 9, 1936. Father Aucoin accomplished several ministries in the church. He was professor of Canon Law at Holy Heart Seminary, Halifax, from 1938 to 1958 and from 1961 to 1967. Father Aucoin was superior of the Seminary from 1956 to 1962. While residing in Halifax, from 1967 to 1973, he worked at the Atlantic Regional Marriage Tribunal. In 1973 he returned to Cheticamp to retire. He spent numerous hours in researching the history of the region and the genealogy of Acadian families. He was one of the promoters of the construction of the cultural centre "Les Trois Pignons". According to his own wishes, the funeral service will take place in Cheticamp. Visitation 2-4 p.m. today in the funeral parlor, 7-9 p.m. today in the church. Funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, celebrated by Monsignor Colin Campbell, Bishop of the Diocese of Antigonish and the priest of the Diocese, fellow Eudists and visiting priests. Burial will be in parish cemetery, Cheticamp. Father Aucoin is mourned by his sister, Mrs. Josephine Bourgeois, his Eudists confreres, many nephews and nieces and a large number of friends. He was predeceased by brothers, Johnny and Joseph; sisters, Victorie, Elizabeth and Sophie.
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Published: 09/08/99 

AUCOIN, Charles (Payroll) - 91, Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford, formerly of 483B Smith St., New Waterford,  died March 7, 1997, in the manor. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Charles and Caroline (LeBlanc)  Aucoin. He was a member of Mount Carmel Parish and was a former member of their choir. At one time, he worked  in No. 16 colliery and had owned and operated a store at Plummer Avenue, New Waterford, for 27 years. He was  the last surviving member of his immediate family. Surviving are his wife, the former Josie Larade; nieces  and nephews in Toronto and British Columbia; niece, Mrs. Jean Quigley, New Waterford. He was predeceased by  brothers, Paul, Benedict, Louis, Alphonse, Ernest; sisters, Lizzie Petrie, Rosanna MacNeil, Mary Aucoin,  Antoinette Uphan. There will be no visitation. Funeral 10 a.m. today in Mount Carmel Church, Rev. Neil  McKenna officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Mount Carmel Parish or Maple Hill Manor.  Arrangements entrusted to V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford.
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Published: 03/10/97

AuCOIN, Chester D. - 77, Belle Marche, Inverness County, died April 30, 1993, in  Sydney City Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Dougal John and  Nellie (Arsenault) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp; Knights  of Columbus, Council 3850, Cheticamp and the senior citizen's club. He is survived  by his wife, the former Marie Elizabeth Roach; daughter, Gisele (Mrs. Douglas  Chiasson), Moncton; three sons, Roland, Real, both of Toronto; Gilles, Ottawa;  stepdaughter, Bernadette (Mrs. Alfred Deveaux), Belle Marche; two stepsons, Damien,  Moncton; Pierre, Belle Marche; two sisters, Mabel (Mrs. Paul Roy), Montreal; Marie  Helen (Mrs. Clifford AuCoin), Cheticamp; brother, Wilbert, Cheticamp; 11  grandchildren; a great-grandchild. He was predeceased by his first wife, the former  Annie Blanche AuCoin; three brothers, Alfred, Alex, Freddie. Funeral will be 10 a.m.  today in St. Peter's Church, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be in  parish cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Home.
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Published: 05/03/93

AUCOIN, Claude Joseph (Claudius) - 54, Middle Sackville, died May 18, 1997, in QEII Health Sciences Centre,  VG Site. Born in Halifax, he was a son of Florida (DesJardin) Aucoin and the late Joseph Aucoin. He was a  member of St. Elizabeth Seton Parish, Sackville, and the choir. He was employed with Nova Scotia Drug  Dependency from June 1988 until the time of his death; member of Nova Scotia Seafarers Union; past employee  of Via Rail; member of Criminology and Corrections Association; Sackville RCMP Drug Awareness Committee;  YMCA, South Park Street, Halifax; Nova Scotia Government Employees Union; board member of the Homeless  Peoples Network, and was a volunteer at Hope Cottage. Surviving are his wife, the former Glenda Fredericks;  daughter, Chrissie, Middle Sackville; sister, Annette (Mrs. Bill Travis), Colorado; brother, Jude, Halifax;  many nieces and nephews; three god-children. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cruikshank's Halifax Funeral  Home, 2032 Robie St. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary's Basilica, Rev. Charles Burke, Msgr. Martin  Currie, Deacon Jim Smith and Deacon Doug Clarke officiating. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Reception to  follow in St. Elizabeth Seton Roman Catholic Church, 125 Metropolitan Ave., Sackville. Family flowers only.  Donations to Hope Cottage.
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Published: 05/20/97

AuCOIN, Daniel C. "Dan" - 74, Point Cross, Inverness Co., died May 18, 1999, in Sacred Heart Hospital,  Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Charlie N. and Marie (Deveau) AuCoin. He was a member  of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. He was a member of KOC Council #3850, Cheticamp. He was the last surviving  member of his immediate family. He was predeceased by brothers, Paul, Leo, Joseph; Henry and Jules Patrice in  infancy; sisters, Luce, Marie Louise, Catherine, Eullalie, Alice in infancy. Cremation has taken place.  Memorial mass in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral  Services Limited.
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Published: 05/20/99

AUCOIN, Edna Mary - 85, Halifax, died October 3, 1997, in Northwood Manor. Born in Halifax, she was a  daughter of the late Leo and Annie (LeBlanc) Boudreau, Halifax and Cheticamp. As a wife, mother and teacher  in a one-room school in Cheticamp. She was a piano player. She was a clerk at Auxion's on Spring Garden Road  and a hostess and cashier at Sea Shell Restaurant. Edna will be remembered by all of her family and friends  and by all who met her for her unconditional love of humanity. Surviving are son, Marcel Amedee Aucoin,  Prospect; grandchildren, Michelle, Kristan. She was predeceased by her husband, Luc Cheticamp; two brothers  in infancy. Resting at Snow's Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax, where visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m.  Sunday, October 5. Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Monday, October 6, from St. John Vianney Roman Catholic  Church, Sackville, Rev. Vernon Driscoll officiating. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
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Published: 10/04/97

AUCOIN, Elizabeth - 81, Belle Cote, Inverness Co., died October 29, 1998, at home. Born in St. Joseph du  Moine, she was a daughter of the late Daniel and Elise (Poirier) Chiasson. She was a member of St. Michael's  Church, Mararee; CWL, Margaree and Senior Citizen's Club, Margaree. Surviving are daughters, Josephine (Mrs.  Jimmy Poppleton), Waltham, Mass.; Joan, (Mrs. Martin Burns), Belle Cote; Marie Sophie (Mrs. Seward Shomphe),  Cheticamp; Bernadette (Mrs. Eugene LeBlanc), Terre Noire; Cecile (Mrs. Daniel Boisvert), Terre Noire; Therese  (Mrs. Brian Doucet) Margaree Forks; Marguerite (Mrs. Gilles Cormier), Dartmouth; Paulette (Mrs. Victor Shaw),  Sackville, N.B.; sons, Bernie (Jeannine), Welland, Ont.; Daniel, Waltham; Joseph (Andrea), Waltham; Gerard  (Karen), Cheticamp; Samuel (Rita), Hudson, Mass.; Simon (Nancy), Terre Noire; brothers, Leo Chiasson, Grand  Etang; Willie Chiasson, St. Joseph du Moine; Arthur Chiasson, New Waterford; Alex Chiasson, Waltham;  stepbrother, Joseph Chiasson, Waltham; sisters, Lucy (Mrs. Daniel Gallant), New Waterford; Rose Anne Mason,  Ontario; stepsister, Josephine Taylor, Welland, Ont.; 35 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. She was  predeceased by her husband, Marcellin A. Aucoin; daughter, Marie Luce Phillips; brother, Johnny; stepbrother,  Samuel Chiasson; stepsister, Marie Jeanne Sharron. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Belle Cote Community  Centre. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Michael's Church, Margaree, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating.  Burial in the parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.  Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
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Published: 10/31/98

AUCOIN, Elizabeth Anne - 77, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died March 9, 1995, in the home. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Pitre and Helene (Aucoin) Poirier. She was a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Cheticamp; Cheticamp Senior Citizens Club and Ladies of St. Anne Society. Surviving are sons, Albert, Marcel, Cheticamp; daughters, Claudette (Mrs. Edmond Aucoin), New Glasgow; Georgina Aucoin, Halifax; Jeanne (Mrs. Pierre Paille), Borden, Ont.; brothers, Alex Joe, Arthur, David, Semi John, Cheticamp; Mrs. Olive Poirier, Annie Belle (Mrs. Eddie Joe Aucoin), Amelia (Mrs. Paul Roach), Plateau; Marie Flora Boudreau, Marie Eunice Chiasson, Cheticamp; eight grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Marcellin; son, Eugene; brothers, Hubert, Xavier; sister, Helene Rose. Visitation 3-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp or any charity.
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Published: 03/10/95

AuCOIN, Elizabeth (Beth) - 58, Point Cross, Inverness County, died October 15, 1993,  in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Point Cross, she was a daughter of  Agnes (LeBlanc) LeFort, Cheticamp and the late Patrick LeFort. She was a member of  St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She was a past charter member of Royal Canadian  Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Centennial Branch 160, Dartmouth, where she served as  secretary. She is survived by her husband, George; five daughters, Dianne (Mrs. Tony  Gordon), Lower Sackville; Donna, Cindy, both of Yellowknife, N.W.T.; Paulette (Mrs.  Larry Cadman), Rhonda Stein, both of Ottawa; son, Joe, Trenton, Ont.; sister,  Florence (Mrs. Vincent LeFort), Point Cross; three brothers, Emile, Shawinigan,  P.Q.; Francis, Belledune, N.B.; Winston, Dartmouth; six grandchildren. She was  predeceased by a brother, Clifford. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in  Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Church, Rev.  Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery, Margaree.  Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/18/93

AUCOIN, Elizabeth (Betty) - 55, Cumberland Drive, Cole Harbour, died January 16, 1999, in the VG Site, QEII.  Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late William and Adelle (LeBrun) Desveaux. She was employed at  the Nova Scotia Hospital for the last 14 years. Surviving are her companion, Hal Doucette; sons, Blair,  Blaine, Victoria, B.C.; daughter, Lisa, Victoria; brothers, Tom, Victor Paul, Milton, Cheticamp; Bill,  Toronto; Johnathan, Sydney; sisters, Josephine (Mrs. Oscar Para), Elizabeth Sampson, Glace Bay; Phyllis  Aucoin, Miramichi, N.B.; Estelle (Mrs. Brent Stevens), North Sydney; Patricia Clark, Rachel (Mrs. Gerald  Aucoin), Cheticamp; three grandchildren. She was predeceased by brother, George. Cremation has taken place  under the direction of J. Albert Walker and Sons Funeral Home, Cole Harbour. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday in  Cheticamp Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society.
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Published: 01/18/99

AUCOIN, Ella May - 85, Dartmouth, died May 2, 1994, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Sackville, she was  a daughter of the late Clifford and Daisy (Donnahee) Wier. She was a member of St. John Vianney Roman  Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband, Vincent; brother, Charlie, Upper Sackville; sister, Madeline  (Mrs. Joseph Ouellet), Summerland, B.C. She was predeceased by four brothers, Bertham, Robert, Albert,  Edward; two sisters, Margaret, Annie. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125  Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday in St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church,  Rev. Tim MacDonald officiating. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville.
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Published: 05/04/94

AUCOIN, Emelia Julia (Amy) - 89, St. Vincent's Guest House, formerly of 1186 Queen St., Halifax, died April  10, 1996. Born on Magdalen Islands, she was a daughter of the late Theophile and Theolinde (Bourque) Forest.  She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are niece, Irma Duprey with whom she  resided for many years; many other nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. She was predeceased by her  husband, William; brothers, Albin, Alpide, Augustin; sisters, Eva Chiasson, Victoire Gaudet, Florida  Pettipas, Alice Gaudet, Anna Boudreau. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Snow's Funeral Home, Halifax.  Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St. Mary's Basilica. Burial to follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville.
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Published: 04/11/96

AUCOIN, Evelyn Domithilde - Petit Etang, Inverness Co., died July 9, 1995, in Sacred Heart Hospital,  Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Melvina (AuCoin) LeBlanc. She  returned to Cheticamp from Montreal in 1977 after retiring from her employment of 10 years with Eatons. She  was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp and served as eucharistic minister and other church functions.  She was a member of the choir, Les Voix du Large, Cheticamp; Cheticamp Senior Citizens Club; Sacred Heart  Hospital Ladies Auxiliary and also involved in pastoral care work at Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp.  Surviving are a daughter, Karen Aucoin and son-in-law Alfred Cardinal, Quebec; brothers, Jean Paul, Petit  Etang; Arthur, Windsor, Ont.; Eric, Peterborough, Ont.; sisters, Lorette (Mrs. Walter Edwards), Port Perry,  Ont.; Mrs. Bernadette AuCoin, Toronto; grandchildren, Michael, Natalie Cardinal-Aucoin, Quebec. She was  predeceased by her husband, Bernie Joseph; brothers, Wilfred, Albert, Georgie; sisters, Rose Anne, Therese.  Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Church,  Cheticamp, St. Peter's pastoral group officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Canadian Cancer  Society or Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
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Published: 07/10/95

AuCOIN, Frederick (Freddie a Paul) - 80, St. Joseph du Moine, Inverness Co., died December 27, 1998, in  Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in St. Joseph du Moine, he was a son of the late Paul W. and Helene  (Chiasson) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. He was a veteran of the  Second World War, serving overseas with the North Nova Scotia Highlanders - War Amputee, Prisoner of War. He  was a charter member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 32, Cheticamp. Surviving are his wife, the former  Celina AuCoin; sons, Cyril, Ontario; David, Phillip, Cheticamp; daughters, Jeanne (Mrs. Alex John LeLievre),  Grand Etang; brother, Francis, Sydney Mines; half-brothers, Placide, Baddeck; Eddie, Patrice, Sydney;  half-sisters, Marguerite (Mrs. Clifford Briand), Denise (Mrs. John Joe Deveaux), Sydney; Therese Deveaux,  Cheticamp; six grandchildren. He was predeceased by stepmother, Malthilde AuCoin; brothers, Willie, Moise,  Ned. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph's  Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial in the parish cemetery.
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Published: 12/29/98

AUCOIN, George F. - 85, Northwood Manor, Halifax (formerly from Chéticamp), died April 21, 2006, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Chéticamp, he was a son of the late Séverin and Marie (LeFort) Aucoin. He was a veteran of the Second World War, past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 32, Chéticamp. He worked as a trucker, school bus driver, farmer and fisherman. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Armelle. He is survived by daughters, Sandra Brooks (John), London, Ont.; Annette, Dartmouth; son, Amédée (Mary Ann), Waverley; sisters, Adelaide Lefort, Jeannette Taylor, Yvonne (Fred) Christ; brother, Joseph Arthur; grandchildren, Adam and Danielle, as well as many nieces and nephews. A devoted husband, father, provider, Georgie - 'Daddy' - 'Pépère', will be sadly missed. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held in Chéticamp Funeral Home on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. A memorial mass will be offered on Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Saint Peter's Church, Chéticamp with Father J.J. MacDonald officiating. The family would like to extend a very special thank you to all of the medical professionals at the QEII and Northwood Manor and especially to Connie and Penny for their care and support during his stay at Northwood. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Chéticamp or Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation.
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Published: April 24, 2006

AuCOIN, Georgie - 58, Petit Etang, Inverness Co., died October 6, 1995, in Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, he  was a son of the late Joseph L. and Marie Emma (LeBlanc) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Roman  Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife, the former Jean Poirier; sons, Bobby, Kevin, British Columbia;  daughter, Sharon, Cheticamp; brothers, Eddie Joe, Laurent Edmond, Davy, Cheticamp; Yvon, Dover Centre, Ont.;  sisters, Marie Julie Cooper, Dartmouth; Carmella (Mrs. Joseph Hubert AuCoin), Ottawa. He was predeceased by a  brother, Gordon. Funeral 10 a.m. today in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish cemetery. Family  flowers only. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or any charity. Arrangements under the  direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
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Published: 10/10/95

AuCOIN, Gerard Joseph - 69, Cheticamp, died May 6, 1994, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in St.  Joseph du Moine, Inverness County, he was a son of the late Joseph P. and Rose (Chiasson) AuCoin. He was a  member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Cheticamp. He is survived by his wife, the former Lorraine  AuCoin; four sisters, Ida Rowand, Kamloops, B.C.; Yvonne Cormier, Lillian Chiasson, both of Grand Etang;  Evelyn, Cheticamp; two brothers, Willie Dave, Montreal; Bernie, Hamilton, Ont.; several nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by a sister, Beatrice; three brothers, Joseph, Wilfred, Luc. Funeral will be 3:30 p.m.  today in St. Peter's Church, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Donations  may be made to any charity. Arrangements under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Home. 
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Published: 05/09/94

AUCOIN, Germaine - 76, Cheticamp, died October 26, 1999, at home. Born in Grand Etang, Inverness Co., she was  a daughter of the late Joseph and Marguerite (Chiasson) Doucet. She was a member of St. Peter's Church,  Cheticamp. Surviving are sons, Gerald (Mary) Aucoin, Calgary, Alta.; David, Calgary, Alta.; daughters,  Suzanne Aucoin, Calgary, Alta.; Pauline (Mrs. Cliff Robert), Guelph, Ont.; Anne Marie (Mrs. Stan Dunaj),  Montreal; Louise Aucoin, Dartmouth; brothers, Alfred (Pauline) Doucet, Chateauguay, Que.; sisters, Theresa  (Mrs. Victor Cormier), Belle Cote; Nora Lalibert , Montreal; grandchildren, Steve and Scott Robert,  Jennifer, Sarah and Becky Dunaj, Andr , Gabrielle and Justin Aucoin. She was predeceased by her husband,  Pierre Louis Aucoin; brothers, Joseph, Paul; sisters, Jean Lalibert , Josephine Cormier. Cremation has taken  place. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral mass will be Saturday at 10 a.m.,  in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in the parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made  to the Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation or a charity of your choice.
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Published: 10/29/99

AUCOIN, Gregory Victor - 71, Midtown Villa, Plummer Avenue, New Waterford, died September 5, 1994, in New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Octave and Alma (LeLivre) Aucoin. He was a member of St. Agnes Parish. He was a retired salesman, working for Singer Sewing Machine Company and at one time was employed in the coal mines. He is survived by two daughters, Carmel (Mrs. Hilary Campbell), Sydney River; Gwen MacKinnon, New Waterford; son, Gerard, Vancouver; brother, John, New Waterford; sister, Adrienne (Mrs. Leo Boudreau), Cheticamp; two grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Cecile Muise; brother, Pierre Leonelle. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Homes Ltd., 380 Smith St., New Waterford. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Agnes Church, Rev. Raymond King officiating. Burial will follow in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
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Published: 09/07/94

AUCOIN, J. Marcel - 49, 8 Evergreen Dr., Truro, formerly of Cheticamp, passed away April 26, 1999, at home.  Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of Edouard and Henriette (LeBlanc) Aucoin, Cheticamp. Marcel was a beloved  teacher for 25 years and a devoted uncle to all of his nieces and nephews. He taught at the Cobequid  Educational Centre, Truro, throughout his entire career, first as a French teacher and later as department  head in 1979. He also taught extension courses at NSAC, Bible Hill, and the Nova Scotia Teachers College,  Truro. For a number of years he took students on International Student Travels and earlier this month was  instrumental in organizing a Student Exchange with students from France. He was an avid golfer and a member  of the Mountain Golf Country Club, East Mountain. In his early years he refereed hockey and umpired softball.  He is survived by brothers, Michel (Frances), St. Joseph Du Moine; Rene (Shelly), Cheticamp; Robert (Neila),  Halifax; Rejean (Yolande) and Cyril (Marie Claire), both of Cheticamp; Gerard (Joan), St. John's, Nfld.;  Claude (Diane), Digby; sister, Nicole (Mrs. Shawn MacKenzie), Port Hawkesbury; 11 nieces and nephews. He was  predeceased by brother, Leonce. Truro visitation 5-9 p.m. today with a service of celebration at 7 p.m.  today, both in Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Truro. Cheticamp visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m.  Wednesday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral service 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial  in St. Peter's Parish Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation  of Nova Scotia, Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation or Cheticamp Children's Choir. A scholarship fund  will be established in Marcel's name and donations will be accepted at Cobequid Educational Center.
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Published: 04/27/99

AUCOIN, James Anthony (Jimmy) - 57, 56 Glencairn Ave., Westmount, died January 6, 1998, in Cape Breton  Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, he was a son of the late Thomas and Eunice (Doucette) Aucoin. He was a  member of Holy Rosary Parish, Westmount. Due to ill health, he recently retired from Sydney Steel Corp.,  where he was employed in the rail finishing mill for the past 26 years. Surviving are his wife, the former  Judy Pelrine; daughter, Jennifer, at home; sons, Michael, Oromocto, N.B.; Jimmy Jr., Shilo, Man.; sisters,  Eileen (Mrs. George Donovan), Sydney Mines; Mrs. Gertrude Corbett, Sydney; Nora Toop, Ohio; brothers,  William, Donald, Hills Road; two grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers,  Freeman, Leonard, Bernard, Raymond. No visitation. Cremation has taken place. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in Holy  Rosary Church, Rev. Dan MacInnis officiating. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or any  charity. Arrangements entrusted to T.W. Curry Ltd., Sydney.
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Published: 01/08/98

AUCOIN, James (Jim) - 82, 42 Seaview St., Glace Bay, died November 14, 1995, in Glace Bay Hospital, South  Street. Born at Glace Bay, he was a son of the late William and Nancy (Burke) Aucoin. As a young man, he  began work with the British Canadian Coop Society. During the Second World War, he joined the Canadian Armed  Forces and served in England, France, Holland, Belgium and Germany. After the war he continued to work at the  British Canadian Coop where he was employed delivering milk. He was later employed at the Point Edward Naval  Base until its closure and then worked at Sydney Radar Base until his retirement. After the Second World War,  he also served as a member of the Canadian Reserve Forces. He was a member of branch 3, Royal Canadian Legion  and a very active member of Holy Cross Church. Surviving are his wife, the former Verna Morrison; daughters,  Joan (Mrs. Norman Keith), Beverley (Mrs. Charles Branscombe), Hampton, N.B.; Carol Morgan, Glace Bay; Ruth  Clark, Toronto; sons, Robert, Glace Bay; David G., Reserve Mines; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; a  great-great-grandchild; brother, John, Donkin; sisters, Rita Campbell, Coxheath; Annie MacNeil, Marg Terry,  Glace Bay. He was predeceased by brothers, Melvin, Arthur, Gerald; granddaughter, Nancy Morgan;  great-granddaughter, Carol Ann Barnes. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Curry's Funeral Home, 140 Main St.,  Glace Bay. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in Holy Cross Church, Rev. James McIntyre officiating. Burial in St. Anne's  Cemetery.
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Published: 11/16/95

AuCOIN, James Francis - 58, Cheticamp, Inverness County, died October 9, 1992, in Sacred Heart Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of Stella (Broussard) AuCoin, Cheticamp, and the late Johnnie AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp and Knights of Columbus Council No. 3850, Cheticamp. He was a BA graduate from St. Francis Xavier University; civil engineer graduate from University of New Brunswick and MBA graduate from Dalhousie University. He was a Texaco employee for over 15 years and a provincial and Canada land surveyor. He was devoted to the development of Cheticamp, serving on several Boards of Directors in the community. He is survived by his wife, the former Yvette LeFort; two sisters, Ethel (Mrs. Henry Cormier), Cheticamp; Muriel (Mrs. Philip Bell), Vancouver; brother, Clifford, Plessisville, Que.; two stepsisters, Lucy Dumais, Chicago, Ill.; Mary (Mrs. George Barkhouse), Glace Bay; stepbrother, Charlie, Pugwash. He was predeceased by a stepbrother, Joseph. The body was in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral will be 10 a.m. today in St. Peter's Church, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation. 
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Published: 10/12/92

AuCOIN, John Berchmans - 71, 17 Raven Rd., Valley, died December 21, 1996, at home. Born in Glace Bay, he was  a son of the late William and Esther (Murphy) AuCoin. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church. He was  a retired engineer with Bailey and Meter Co., Montreal. He was a graduate of St. F.X. University, Antigonish,  and Nova Scotia Technical Institute, Halifax. He was a member of the Order of Engineers, Quebec. He served in  the RCAF during the Second World War. Surviving are daughters, Ann and husband John McKim, Valley; Marie,  Truro; Kathy and husband Tony Power, Ottawa, Ont.; son, John R. and wife Susan, Alymer, Ont.; sisters, Alison  MacKenzie, Halifax; Audrey Bates, Moncton, N.B.; Margaret Jennex, Dartmouth; grandchildren, Sarah and Sean  McKim, Michelle, Gryphon and Aiden AuCoin-Power. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Frances McKinnon.  Funeral mass will be held today at 2 p.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Rev. Vernon Driscoll officiating.  Spring burial in Robie Street Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Veterans' Place, 4-East,  Colchester Regional Hospital. Arrangements entrusted to Colchester Community Funeral Home, Truro.
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Published: 12/23/96

AuCOIN, John Joe T. - 77, Cheticamp, died October 16, 1998, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in  Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Thomas and Luce (Deveau) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church,  Cheticamp, and a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 32, Cheticamp. Surviving are his wife, the former  Marie Cecile Boudreau; sons, Paul Joe, Magdalen Islands; Albert, Montreal; daughters, Lucie May (Mrs. Edmond  Landry), Paquetville, N.B.; Lina (Mrs. Gerard Larade), Cheticamp; sister, Marie Cecile Muise, Grand Etang;  five grandchildren. He was predeceased by son, Tommy; brothers, Joseph, Anthony, Leo, Eusebe; sisters, Marie  Jeanne, Virgine. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Monday in St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in the parish cemetery.
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Published: 10/17/98

AuCOIN, Johnny E. - 87, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died March 28, 1999, in the home. Born in  Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Eusebe and Annie (LeBlanc) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church,  Cheticamp. Surviving are son, Edmond and wife Francine, Terrebonne, Que.; brother, Eddie Joe, Plateau,  Inverness Co.; granddaughter, Jessica. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Catherine Chiasson;  brother, Joseph. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in the parish cemetery.
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Published: 03/30/99

AuCOIN, John Sylvester - 64, Terre Noire, Inverness Co., died July 14, 1997, at home. Born at Margaree  Harbour, he was a son of Marie H. (LeBlanc) AuCoin, Cheticamp, and the late George T. AuCoin. He was a member  of St. Michael's Church, Margaree. He served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1950-1955 as an electrician. He  served at Naden, Esquimalt, B.C.; Cornwallis; Stadacona and Shearwater, and on board the Navy ships, HMCS  Magnificent, HMCS Quebec and in 1951 on HMCS Huron in Korea. He was an insurance agent for 21 years with  Confederation Life Insurance. He had recently retired from (BIO) Fisheries and Oceans as an engineer. He was  a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 32, Cheticamp; Cape Breton Naval Veterans Association, and Korean  Veterans Association, Cape Breton Unit. Surviving are daughters, Louise (Mrs. Wayne Thomas), Carol Anne (Mrs.  John Thompson), Gisele (Mrs. Julian Kyne), Calgary, Alta.; Denise (Mrs. Ken Marr), Timberlea, Halifax Co.;  brothers, George, Point Cross; Jerome (Jerry), St. Joseph du Moine; Wilfred, Edmonton, Alta.; Arthur,  Barriere, B.C.; Theodore (Teddy), Waltham, Mass.; sisters, Nora (Mrs. Patrick Considine), Eastern Passage;  Sister Anne, Sisters of St. Martha, Inverness; Harriet (Mrs. Joseph AuCoin), Cheticamp; five grandchildren.  Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in St. Michael's Roman  Catholic Church, Margaree, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Burial in St. Michael's Cemetery, Margaree.  Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
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Published: 07/16/97

AuCoin, Joseph - 77, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, formerly of Belle Cote, Inverness Co., passed away  peacefully May 13, 1999, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Belle Cote, he was the son of the late  Thomas and Margaret (Arsenault) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Michael's Church, Margaree. He is survived by  his beloved wife of 44 years, Henrietta; sons, Allan (Elizabeth Dean), Liverpool; Richard (Denise Murin),  Lethbridge, Alta.; Gordon (Kim Sutton), Dartmouth; Maurice (Chantal Pitre), Ottawa; Harold (Lynn Chiasson),  Halifax; daughter, Priscilla (Mrs. John Martin), Burlington, Ont.; stepbrothers, Constant, Belle Cote;  Raphael, Woburn, Mass.; sister, Mary Catherine (Mrs. Thomas Boudreau), Cheticamp; stepsisters, Jeannette  Arsenault, Cap Le Moine; Theresa LeBlanc, North Vancouver, B.C.; Florence (Mrs. Marcel Chiasson), St. Hubert,  Que.; Rita (Mrs. Joe LeBlanc), Waltham, Mass.; 12 grandchildren. He was predeceased by stepmother, Elizabeth;  stepsisters, Beatrice Bennett, Julia-Margaret LeBlanc; Josephine Campbell. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today  in Cheticamp Funeral Home. At the request of the deceased, a private family service will be held on Sunday at  the funeral home. Burial in St. Michael's Cemetery, Margaree. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to  Foyer Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp or Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation. 
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Published: 05/15/99

AuCOIN, Joseph Eusebe - 82, Cheticamp, died March 7, 1997, at home. Born in Cape Rouge, he was a son of the  late Eusebe and Annie (LeBlanc) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, and Senior Citizen  Club. He was a veteran of the Second World War and a member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 32, Cheticamp.  Surviving are his wife, the former Helene Roach; sons, Marcel, Gerard, Cheticamp; daughters, Jeannine,  Montreal; Geraldine (Mrs. Leonard Bourgeois), Petit Etang; Annette, Sydney; brothers, Johnny, Eddie, Joe,  Cheticamp; seven grandchildren. He was predeceased by son, Gerard; daughter, Marie in infancy. Visitation  2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Monday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp.  Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation. 
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Published: 03/08/97

AuCOIN, Joseph Gordon (Chief Warrant Officer) - 45, Germany, formerly of Cheticamp, died August 26, 1995, in  Germany. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Joseph L. and Marie Emma (LeBlanc) Aucoin. He served in  the Armed Forces for 28 years. He was stationed in Barrington; Oklahoma; Syraceuse, N.Y.; Ottawa; Goose Bay,  Lab.; Alaska; North Bay, Ont. and Germany. Surviving are his wife, the former Donna Mechsner; brothers, Eddie  Joe, Georgie, Laurent Edmond, Davy, all of Cheticamp; Yvon, Dover Centre, Ont.; sister, Marie Julie Cooper,  Dartmouth. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp.  Donations to the Terry Fox Run Foundation or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
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Published: 08/31/95

AUCOIN, Joseph Leonard - 52, Cheticamp, died August 23, 1996, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in  Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Wilfred J. and Sophie Anne (Aucoin) Aucoin. He was a member of St.  Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Surviving are his wife, the former Marguerite Bourgeois; daughter,  Brenda, St. Joseph du Moine; brothers, Linus, Petit Etang, Inverness Co.; Roland, Grand Etang, Inverness Co.  Funeral 10 a.m. today in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial in parish cemetery. Arrangements  entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Service Ltd. 
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Published: 08/26/96

AuCOIN, Joseph Roger - 45, St. Joseph du Moine, Inverness County, died June 6, 1993, as the result of a drowning accident. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Johnny and Marie Zabine (Chiasson) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Joseph du Moine Church and Knights of Columbus, 3850 Council. He is survived by his wife, the former Sophie Anne Bourgeois; three sisters, Marie Helene (Mrs. Tommy AuCoin), Oshawa, Ont.; Magella (Mrs. Alphonse Cumus), Federa (Mrs. Patrice Boudreau), both of Point Cross; four brothers, Bernie, St. Joseph du Moine; Yvon Patrice, Oshawa; Paul Emile, Cheticamp; Claude, Point Cross. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Joseph du Moine Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Basil Boudreau officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery
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Published: 06/08/93

AuCOIN, Joseph T. - 77, Cheticamp, died October 31, 1993, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in  Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Tom a Fulgence and Luce (Poirier) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's  Church, Cheticamp. He is survived by his wife, the former Jeanette Deveau; three daughters, Lucienne (Mrs.  Fidel LeFort), Raymonde (Mrs. Marcel Doucet), both of Cheticamp; Paulette (Mrs. Wayne Pottie), Mississauga,  Ont.; two sons, Thomas, Waltham, Mass.; Wallace, Cheticamp; six sisters, Katie Doucet, Sophie Lauze, Marie  (Mrs. Roger Beland), Justille (Mrs. Roger Desjardins), Cecile (Mrs. Emilien Majou), all of Montreal; Lucy  Chiasson, Waltham, Mass.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother,  Albert. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Wednesday  in St. Peter's Church, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Family flowers  only. Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation or St. Peter's Church.
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Published: 11/01/93

AUCOIN (Doyle), Kathleen Gertrude - 88, Halifax, passed away Monday, July 13, 1998, in Dartmouth General  Hospital. Born in St. Peter's, she was a daughter of the late James and Gertrude (Lawlor) Doyle. She was a  graduate of the Convent of the Sacred Heart Academy and Dalhousie University. A noted athlete at Dalhousie,  she was for many years one of the province's top tennis players. She taught at St. Patrick's School in  Halifax prior to her marriage. She was a longtime member of St. Thomas Aquinas Parish and a member of the  Catholic Women's League. She was a member of the Waegwoltic Club. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles  Aucoin. She is survived by daughters, Nancy and husband Edward Lingley, Dartmouth; Judy and husband Richard  Salinetti, Lee, Mass.; Johanna and husband Michael Slaunwhite, Halifax; sons, Peter and wife Margot, Halifax;  James and wife Sarah, New Glasgow; grandchildren, Grant, Scot and Kathleen Lingley; Nicole, Paul and Richard  Aucoin; Lisa, Terri and James Salinetti; Katie and Sheila Aucoin; great-grandchildren, Alexander and Matthew  Lingley; sister, Marion Doyle, Halifax; brother, Pierce Doyle, Timberlea. The body is resting at J.A. Snow  Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax, with visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, July 16. Funeral mass will  be held in St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church, Oxford Street, Friday, July 17, at 10 a.m. Donations may  be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
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Published: 07/14/98

AUCOIN, Laurent S. - 79, Westphal, died February 12, 1996, in the Halifax Infirmary. Born in Point Cross,  Inverness Co., he was a son of the late John and Anne (Doucette) Aucoin. He worked in construction all of his  life. He worked for Maritime Foundation. He was a member of St. Thomas More and St. Vincent de Paul Roman  Catholic churches. He was an avid bingo player. Surviving are his wife, the former Adeline Jennex; daughters,  Gloria (Mrs. Graham MacAllister), Harrietsfield; Sandra (Mrs. Ronald Helpard), Dartmouth; April (Mrs. Paul  Arnold), Musquodoboit; Colleen (Mrs. Ronny McKay), Little Harbour; sons, Richard, London, Ont.; Wayne,  Miramichi, N.B.; Victor, Spryfield; brother, Johnnie, Toronto; several nieces and nephews; 17 grandchildren;  7 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by brothers, Girard, Tommie, Joseph; sister, Delia; grandson,  Robin. Visitation 79 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Atlantic Funeral Home, 767 Main St., Dartmouth.  Funeral 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Bernie O'Neill officiating. Burial  in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Reception following burial in the funeral home. Flowers accepted. Donations to  Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or The Lung Association.
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Published: 02/13/96

AUCOIN, Leo - 94, Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford, formerly of 642 King St., New Waterford, died October 4,  1997, in New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in Plateau, he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leon  Aucoin. He was a member of Mount Carmel Parish for more than 75 years. He was an employee of the S&L Railroad  and Dominion Coal Co. for many years. He enjoyed gardening and sharing his crops with his neighbours. He was  an avid fisherman and hunter. Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Edna Boudreau, Sydney; Joan McDaniel,  Indianapolis, Ind.; sons, Edward, Brantford, Ont.; Albert, Truro; Cyril, Whitehorse, Yukon; George, Victoria,  B.C.; David, Don Mills, Ont.; half-brother, Simon Aucoin, Plateau; stepbrother, Joe (Jake) Geriourd, Lake  Ainslie; stepsister, Mrs. Julia White, New Waterford; many grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first  wife, the former Sophie Aucoin; second wife, the former Nellie Mae LeBlanc; sons, Hughie, Russell and Peter  in infancy; grandson, Bernard Aucoin; brothers, James, Levie; several brothers and a sister in infancy.  Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford. Funeral 2 p.m.  Wednesday in Mount Carmel Church, Rev. Donald MacGillivray officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.
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Published: 10/07/97

AuCOIN, Leo Bernard (Bernie) - 56, Toronto, Ont., formerly of St. Joseph Du Moine, died September 8, 1996, in  Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Sydney, he was a son of the late Beatrice AuCoin. He was a member  of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph Du Moine. Surviving are sons, Ricky, Sydney; David, Vancouver; Dwayne,  Cheticamp; daughters, Paula and Cindy, Cheticamp; brother, Willie Dave, Montreal; sisters, Evelyn AuCoin,  Cheticamp; Yvonne Cormier, Lillian Chiasson, Grand Etang; Ida (Mrs. Lloyd Rowand), Kamloops, B.C.; a  grandchild. He was predeceased by brothers, Gerard, Luc, Joseph, Wilfred; infant brother, Willie Dave.  Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, funeral 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, all in St. Joseph's Church, St.  Joseph Du Moine. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Sacred Heart Hospital  Charitable Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
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Published: 09/09/96

AuCOIN, Leo C. - 78, Point Cross, Inverness County, died June 26, 1994, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.  Born at Point Cross, he was a son of the late Charlie and Marie (Deveau) AuCoin. He was a member of St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp; Knights of Columbus, Council 3850 and the Senior Citizens Club, Cheticamp. He is  survived by his wife, the former Elizabeth Poirier; five sons, David, Petit Etang, Inverness County; Pierre,  Joseph Henry, Paul Emile, Roger, all of Point Cross; stepdaughter, Lena LeBlanc, Point Cross; brother, Dan,  Point Cross; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first wife, the former  Marie Anne AuCoin; five sisters, Marie Louise, Luce, Eulalie, Catherine, Alice; three brothers, Paulite,  Joseph, Jules. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral  will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating. Burial will be  in parish cemetery.
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Published: 06/27/94

AuCOIN, Lilie - 82, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died March 3, 1997, in the home. Born in Cheticamp, she  was a daughter of the late Severin and Nellie (Chiasson) LeBlanc. She was a member of St. Peter's Church,  Cheticamp; member of Ladies of Ste. Anne Society, and an honorary member of Senior Citizens Club. She was the  last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are daughters, Carmella (Mrs. Joseph Hubert AuCoin),  Bathurst, N.B.; granddaughter, Lisa (Mrs. Jason Blackwell), Oakville, Ont.; two greatgranddaughters; several  nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Tommy; grandson, Roger AuCoin; brothers, Henry, Semi,  Joe, Claudius and Arthur; sisters, Marie, Josephine, Helene and Catherine. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in  Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish  cemetery. Donations may be made to Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, or Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable  Foundation. 
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Published: 03/04/97

AUCOIN, Lillian - 94, Waltham, Mass., died January 22, 1993, in Weston Manor, Weston. Born in Pleasant Bay, Inverness County, she was a daughter of the late John and Jessie (MacKellop) Moore. She is survived by a daughter, Vivian Lafort, Eastham, Mass.; two sisters, Sadie MacLean, Inverness; Abigail Hinkley, Sydney. She was predeceased by her husband, Ulysses; two daughters, Muriel, Beverly. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society. 
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Published: 01/23/93

AUCOIN, Lillian Cedella (Della) - 74, 1618 Wilson Rd., Reserve Mines, died July 3, 1994, in Glace Bay General  Hospital. Born in Newfoundland, she was a daughter of the late Mark and Julia (Cole) Small. She was a member  of St. Joseph's Church and was a well-known seamstress in Reserve Mines. She is survived by two daughters,  Geraldine (Mrs. Gordon Poth), Ontario; Romona (Mrs. Donald (Ted) Budden), Glace Bay; two sons, Michael,  Blaine, both of Reserve Mines; three sisters, Vivian McNeil, Toronto; Blanche Cusack, Hampton, N.B.; Margaret  (Mrs. Arthur Sieley), Newfoundland; seven grandchildren; a great-grandchild. She was predeceased by her  husband, Joseph; daughter, Patricia; brother, Oliver. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J.  McGillivray Funeral Homes Ltd., 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in Holy Cross  Church, Rev. James MacIntyre officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Family flowers only.  Donations may be made to any charity. 
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Published: 07/05/94

AUCOIN, Lina - 73, Waltham, Mass., died June 21, 1996, in Deaconess Hospital, Waltham. Born in Grand Etang,  Inverness Co., she was a daughter of the late Pierre and Roseanne (Chiasson) Doucet. She was employed as an  assembler at Unitrode from 1966 until her retirement in 1989. Surviving are stepsons, Richard H., Sebago,  Maine; Robert, Cheticamp; stepdaughters, Lucy M. (Mrs. Paul Ryan), Waltham; Alice (Mrs. Jeannot Chiasson),  Cheticamp; Leona Aucoin, Denver, Col.; brothers, Clarence, Albert, Wilfred, Grand Etang; Patrice Yvon,  Pictou; sister, Lorraine Doucet, Daughters of Jesus, Moncton; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her husband, Patrick; brothers, Jean Phillip, Leonard. Funeral was held June 24 in St.  Joseph's Church, Waltham. Burial in Mount Feake Cemetery, Waltham.
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Published: 06/28/96

AuCOIN, Louis Philip - 76, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died November 26, 1996, in Sacred Heart  Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Grand Etang, Inverness Co., he was a son of the late James and Luce (Lelievre)  AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church; the senior citizens club, Cheticamp and KOC Council 3850,  Cheticamp. He was a veteran of the Second World War and member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 32.  Surviving are his wife, the former Eveline Mombourquette, Cheticamp; sons, Pat, Brampton, Ont.; Alphonse,  Grand Etang; Albert, Mount Pearl, Nfld.; daughters, Laurette (Mrs. John Watts), Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.;  Lucille (Mrs. Robert Poirier), Cheticamp; brothers, Joseph Levis, Grand Etang; Jean Roland, Cheticamp;  sister, Rosena (Mrs. Albert Toy), Waltham, Mass.; six grandchildren. He was predeceased by daughter,  Laurette; brothers, Marcellin, Patrick, Denis; sisters, Marie Josephine, Marie Alice. Visitation 2-4, 7-9  p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in  parish cemetery. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
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Published: 11/28/96

AuCOIN, Louise Catherine -- 84, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died August 22, 1992, in the home. Born in St. Joseph du Moine, Inverness County, she was a daughter of the late Arsene and Marie (Boudreau) AuCoin. She was a member of the Cheticamp Senior Citizens Club. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by two daughters, Lorraine (Mrs. Gerald AuCoin), Edna, both of Cheticamp; son, Edmond, Sydney; three grandchildren; a great-grandchild. She was predeceased by her husband, Sandy; son, Clifford; three sisters, Sabine, Rita, Sophie Anne; five brothers, Willie, Charlie, Wilfred, Leo, Arthur. The body is in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral will be 10 a.m. today in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Lester Marshand officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Pere Fiset Guest Home or any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 08/24/92

AUCOIN, Lubin Luc Gelase - 59, Belle Marche, Inverness Co., died June 17, 1995, at home. Born in Cheticamp,  he was a son of the late Charlie and Marie (Chiasson) Aucoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church,  Cheticamp. Surviving are a son, Maurice, Petit Etang; daughter, Lea (Mrs. Albert Larade), Petit Etang;  brother, Charles Joseph, St. Petersburg, Fla.; four grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, the former  Della LeBlanc; sister, Honora. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services.  Memorial service 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Peter's Church, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Burial in  parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 06/19/95

AUCOIN, Luce Yvonne - 77, 2267 Reserve St., Reserve Mines, died August 15, 1994, in South Street Hospital,  Glace Bay. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Didace and Luce Aucoin. She was a member of St.  Joseph's Church and the ladies choir. She is survived by three sons, Alfred, Cookstown, Ont.; Bernie,  Etobicoke, Ont.; Roy, Howie Centre; two daughters, Simone Ferguson, Linda (Mrs. Joe Rennie), both of Reserve  Mines; five grandchildren; brother, Lionel, Spryfield; three sisters, Mary Romard, Inverness; Theresa Gaudet,  Halifax; Laura Winters, Lethbridge, Alta. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles; son, Roy in infancy;  three brothers and eight sisters. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16  Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday in St. Jospeh's Church, Rev. Ray Huntley  officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to St. Joseph's Cemetery fund or  Canadian Cancer Society.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 08/16/94

AuCOIN, Lucie Anne - 82, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died October 26, 1992, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Amedee and Esther (LeBlanc) AuCoin. She was a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Cheticamp; Ladies of St. Anne Society and Senior Citizens Club, Cheticamp. She is survived by six daughters, Lucie Yvonne (Mrs. Pierre Noel), Toronto; Dora (Mrs. Leonard Deveau), Marie Gemma (Mrs. Andre Larade), both of Cheticamp; Esther (Mrs. Ernest Cormier), Marie Therese, Denise, all of Halifax; three sons, Edmond, New Glasgow; Charlie, Halifax; Wilfred, Ottawa; 19 grandchildren; eight greatgrandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Richard W.; daughter, Marie Helene; two brothers, Willie, Charlie. The body is in Cheticamp Funeral Home, visiting 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today. Funeral will be in 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Basil Boudreau officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/28/92

AUCOIN, Margaret Cecile - 77, 44 Champlain Ave., Sydney, died July 5, 1997, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital,  Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late William and Bride (Bennett) Fewer. She was a member of  St Joseph's Parish, Sydney. Surviving are daughter, Sylvia (Mrs. Don MacEachern); sons, Wayne, Blair;  sisters, Mary Kane, Rita O'Flaherty; brother, Greg, all of Sydney; five grandchildren. She was predeceased by  her husband, Jules; sisters, Evelyn White, Bride Gillis; brother, Bill. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in  T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday in St. Joseph's Church, Rev. D. MacDonald officiating.  Burial in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 07/07/97

AuCOIN, Marie Adele - 87, Grand Etang, Inverness Co., died May 21, 1997, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.  Born in Grand Etang, she was a daughter of the late Joseph P. and Luce (AuCoin) Chiasson. She was a member of  St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine, New Horizon Senior Citizens Club, St. Joseph du Moine, and the  Ladies of Ste. Anne Society. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are sons,  Patrice, Downsview, Ont.; Lionel, St. Joseph du Moine; Rene, Petit Etang; daughters, Marie Stella (Mrs.  Lionel Burns), Grand Etang; Gloria, Cheticamp; Lorraine (Mrs. Lionel AuCoin), Etobicoke, Ont.; 22  grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Adelard; daughter, Yvonne; infant  daughter, Patricia and an infant son; grandson, Richard Burns; brothers, Simeon, Tommy, Peter, Joseph,  Emilien, Patrice, two in infancy; sisters, Marie Annie AuCoin, Helene AuCoin, Sabine LeBlanc, Josephine  Bernard, Elise Roach, Rose Anne Doucet, Annie Belle Deveaux, one in infancy. Funeral 10 a.m. today in St.  Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial in the parish cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp  Funeral Services Ltd.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/24/97

AuCOIN, Marie Cecile - 78, Cheticamp, Inverness Co., died December 5, 1995, in Sacred Heart Hospital,  Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Severin and Elizabeth (D'or) LeFort. She was a  member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine, Our Lady of St. Anne's Society and Cheticamp Senior  Citizens Club, Cheticamp. Surviving are sons, Dr. Claude, Linus, Cheticamp; Jimmie, Dartmouth; daughters,  Doris (Mrs. Jimmie LeBlanc), Waltham, Mass.; Sylvia (Mrs. Clarence Deveau), Belle Marche; sister, Mrs. Minnie  AuCoin, Cheticamp; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Denis;  brothers, Paul, Melvin, Eddie, Honore; sisters, Elizabeth, Etha. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp  Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial in parish cemetery.  Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Foundation or any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 12/07/95

AuCOIN (Desveaux), Marie Elizabeth - 77, Belle Marche, Inverness Co., died October 1, 1995, in Sacred Heart  Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mathilde (Luedee) Roach.  She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Our Lady of St. Anne's Society and Cheticamp Senior Citizens Club.  Surviving are sons, Damien, Moncton, N.B.; Pierre, Belle Marche; stepsons, Roland and Rheal AuCoin, Toronto;  Gilles AuCoin, Belle Marche; daughter, Bernadette (Mrs. Alfred Desveaux), Belle Marche; stepdaughter, Gisele  (Mrs. Douglas Chiasson), Moncton; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her  first husband, Wilfred Desveaux; second husband, Chester AuCoin; daughter, Ethel. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m.  today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish  cemetery. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation or any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/02/95

AuCOIN, Marie Emma -  79, Foyer Pere Fiset, Cheticamp, died December 22, 1994, in the home. Born in Cheticamp,  she was a daughter of the late Placide and Marguerite (Romard) Poirier. She was a member of St. Peter's  Church, Cheticamp. Surviving are sons, Chester, Russell, Roger, Petit Etang; daughters, Marie Anne (Mrs.  Gilles AuCoin), Marie Therese (Mrs. Rene AuCoin), Petit Etang; sisters, Mrs. Rose Poirier, Sadie Jane (Mrs.  Ben Luc Chiasson), Marie Anne (Mrs. Louis Paul Cormier), Cheticamp; five grandchildren. She was predeceased  by her husband, Wilfred; brothers, Eddie John, Mederic; sister, Louisa. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m.  today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev.  Lester Marchand officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Can- adian Cancer Society, Foyer Pere  Fiset or any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 12/23/94

AuCOIN, Marie Emma(2)- 85, Grand Etang, Inverness Co., died February 13, 1997, at home. Born in Grand Etang,  she was a daughter of the late Isidor and Irene (Deveaux) Chiasson. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church,  St. Joseph du Moine. Surviving are her husband, Arthur; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by  brothers, Joseph, Alex, Levi; sisters, Etha Rose Shomphe, Margaret Luedee. Cremation has taken place.  Memorial service 3 p.m. Sunday in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial in parish cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Home. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 02/14/97

AUCOIN, Marie H. - 98, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, formerly of Margaree, died September 16, 1999, Guest  Home. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Captain Gabriel LeBlanc and Annie (Joyce) LeBlanc. She  was a member of St. Michael's Church, Margaree, and a member of the CWL. She is survived by sons, George,  Point Cross; Jerome "Jerry" (Marie Hilda), St. Joseph du Moine; Wilfred (Donna), Edmonton, Alta.; Arthur  "Art" (Marion), Barriere, B.C.; Theodore "Ted" (Annette), Waltham, Mass.; daughters, Nora (Mrs. Pat  Considine), Eastern Passage; Sr. Anne AuCoin, Sisters of Saint Martha, Inverness; Harriet AuCoin, Cheticamp;  34 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild. She was predeceased by husband, George  Thomas AuCoin; sons, John S. AuCoin; two children in infancy; brothers, Patrick, Gabriel, Daniel, Sylvester,  Jerome. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Saturday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral mass 1:30 p.m. Sunday in St.  Michael's Church, Margaree, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Interment in St. Michael's Cemetery,  Margaree. Family flowers only, donations to the Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp. Lovingly and sadly missed  by family members. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 09/17/99

AuCOIN, Marie Helene - 79, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died March 18, 1997, in the home. Born in  Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Douglas John and Nellie (Arsenault) AuCoin. She was a member of St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Surviving are her husband, Clifford; daughters, Judy (Mrs. Michael Neumann),  Ventura, Calif.; Jeanne AuCoin, Los Angeles, Calif.; Lorraine (Mrs. Roger Blackman), Moncton, N.B.; brother,  Wilbert, Cheticamp; sister, Mabel Roy, Montreal; five grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Alfred,  Alex, Frederick, Chester. Visitation 2-4 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Cremation to follow. Donations to Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 03/20/97

AuCOIN, Marie Luce - 83, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died November 19, 1994, in the home. Born in  Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Marcellin and Nanette (Deveau) AuCoin. She was a member of St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She is survived by several cousins. She was predeceased by a sister, Adelaide  Chiasson. Funeral will be 10 a.m. today in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating.  Burial will be in parish cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Home, Cheticamp.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/21/94

AuCOIN, Marie Mae - 83, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died November 19, 1994, in the home. Born in  Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Marcellin and Nanette (Deveau) AuCoin. She was a member of St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She is survived by several cousins. She was predeceased by a sister, Adelaide  Chiasson. Funeral will be 10 a.m. today in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, Rev. Lester Marchand officiating.  Burial will be in parish cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Home, Cheticamp.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/30/94

AuCOIN, Marie Olive - 88, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, died March 5, 1997, in the home. Born in  Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Cecile (Boudreau) AuCoin. She was a member of St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are several  nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sisters, Josephine, Justile. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in  Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish cemetery.  Family flowers only. Donations to Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 03/06/97

AuCOIN, Marie Rose - 66, Grand Etang, Inverness Co., died September 21, 1996, in Cape Breton Regional  Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Simon and Josephine (AuCoin) Mombourquette. She  was a member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Surviving are her husband, Joseph Levi; sons,  Patrick Yvon (Pat), James, Grand Etang; daughters, Josephine (Josie) (Mrs. Charles Kiburis), Concord, Mass.;  Sheila (Mrs. Shawn LeBlanc), Bellecote; brother, Joseph, New Waterford; sisters, Evelyn (Mrs. Louis Phillip  AuCoin), Cheticamp; five grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Abraham, Gordon, Alphonse, Pat.  Visitation 7-9 p.m. tonight in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph's Church, St.  Joseph du Moine. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 09/24/96

AUCOIN (Zwicker), Marion Allison - 92, passed away peacefully on November 11, 1997, in Windsor Elms, with her  family by her side. She was a former resident of Scotch Village, Hants Co. Born in Brooklyn, Hants Co., she  was a daughter of the late Rupert and Alice (Caldwell) Cochrane. She was an employee of the City of Halifax,  retiring in 1973. She was a volunteer for 20 years at Northwood Manor, Halifax. Surviving are son, Lloyd and  wife Annette (Brightman), Windsor; daughter, Frances Snair, Dartmouth; grandchildren and families, David  Snair; Joy-Ann, husband Jim O'Hearn and Jason and Laura; Sharron, husband Ray Myler and Raymond and Tara;  John Howard Zwicker, partner Chris Robson and Lindsay and Angie; Darrell Zwicker, wife Susan Hopper and  Bryanna; David Zwicker, partner Andrea Porter and Corey; Kim Zwicker, partner Irvin Leopold and Sarah;  sister, Audrey, Moncton, N.B.; half-brother, George (Toot) Cochrane, Windsor. She was predeceased by her  first husband, Basil Zwicker; second husband, Amadee Aucoin; daughter, Marjorie; grandson, Scott in infancy;  brothers, Rupert, Billy; half-brothers, Mark, Luke, William, Felix. Cremation has taken place. Visitation 7-9  p.m. Thursday in Lohnes Funeral Home, Windsor. Memorial service 2:30 p.m. Friday in Lohnes Funeral Home  chapel, Rev. Waldo Elliott and Rev. Ross MacDonald officiating. Interment in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor.  Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, Windsor United Baptist Church or Windsor  Elms.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/12/97

AUCOIN, Martha Olive - 66, Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford, formerly of 326 Ripley St., New Waterford, died  November 8, 1993, in Sydney City Hospital. Born in Alder Point, she was a daughter of the late Elias and  Catherine (Devoe) LeBlanc. She was a member of St. Agnes Parish, New Waterford. She is survived by two  daughters, Mary C. MacDonald, North Sydney; Maureen (Mrs. Wayne MacDonald), New Waterford; son, Daniel, New  Waterford; five grandchildren; six sisters, Ninette (Mrs. Bill Standing), North Sydney; Shirley LeBlanc,  Sydney; Evelyn (Mrs. Ben Thurbide), Goldie (Mrs. Gerald Bonnar), both of Alder Point; Violet (Mrs. Willis  Forrest), Bertha (Mrs. Bill Forrest), both of Sydney Mines; three brothers, Elmer, Sydney; Leslie, Alder  Point; George, New Victoria. She was predeceased by her first husband, Maurice MacDonald; second husband, Leo  Aucoin; two sisters, Mrs. Beatrice MacKinnon, Mrs. Grace Cummings; two brothers, Bennie, Earvin. Visitation  will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New  Waterford. Funeral will be 9 a.m. Thursday in St. Agnes Church, Rev. Raymond King officiating. Burial will be  in parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/09/93

AUCOIN, Mary Beatrice - 81, 619 Acadia St., New Waterford, passed away peacefully at her home Saturday,  September 19, 1998. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Amedee and Seline (Chiasson)  Poirier. For many years she was active in the Joy Program, a member of Mount Carmel Parish and Senior Choir,  Auxiliary Cercle Avangelive, and was also an active participant of the Aging Gracefully program at Saint  Agnes Convent. She is survived by daughters, Leona (Mrs. Jack MacDonald), Toronto; Josephine, Sydney River;  Monica (Mrs. Dale Smith), Halifax; son, Willie Joe, Sydney River. She is also survived by a sister, Virginia  Churchill, New Waterford; brothers, Paul, New Waterford; Leo, Dartmouth; grandsons, Shane and Todd Smith,  Halifax. She was predeceased by her husband, Alex, in 1972. Visitation for the late Mrs. Aucoin will be held  today from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford.  Funeral mass will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in Mount Carmel Church with Rev. Donald MacGillivray  officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Braemore  Home Foundation.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 09/21/98

AUCOIN, Mary Elizabeth - 78, 355 12th St., New Waterford, died May 5, 1996, in New Waterford Consolidated  Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Delina (Roach) Gallant. She was a  member of Mount Carmel parish where she was very in church affairs including the CWL, and Cursillo Movement.  She belonged to Aging Gracefully Group in New Waterford. She was involved in community work and was a  volunteer worker at Maple Hill Manor. She was a member of the Canadian Red Cross where she received a  citation for donating on 52 occasions. For her community work, she was named the Citizen of the Week for the  Town of New Waterford. Surviving are son, Clarence, Lower Sackville; daughter, Denise, New Waterford;  brother, Daniel, New Waterford; two grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas Clarence; son,  Clarence Henry in infancy; brother, Joe; sister, Viola. Funeral 11:30 a.m. today in Mount Carmel Church.  Burial in parish cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to V.J. MacGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/07/96

AUCOIN, Mary Elizabeth(2) - 82, Breton Bay Nursing Home, Sydney, died February 5, 1997, in Cape Breton Regional  Hospital. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Annie (Kelland) Coombs. She was a member  of Christ Anglican Parish. Surviving are sisters, Edna Burke, Ada Keller, Louise Porter, Sydney; Lillian  Germon, Moncton, N.B.; Doris Camus, Montreal; brothers, Herbert, Walter, John, Clifford, Sydney. She was  predeceased by her husband, Albert; sister, Phyllis; two brothers in infancy. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today in  Sydney Memorial Chapel. Funeral 10 a.m. Saturday in Christ Church, Rev. Glenn Kent officiating. Burial in  Hardwood Hill Cemetery. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 02/07/97

AUCOIN, Mary Esther - 77, Cheticamp, died January 4, 1996, at home. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter  of the late Simon and Mayme (Cathcart) Desveaux. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Surviving  are sons, Simon, Toronto; John (Bobby), Cheticamp; daughter, Judy (Mrs. Chuck Cassidy), Cheticamp; brothers,  Charlie, New Waterford; Patrick, Grand Etang; Naish, Napanee, Ont.; sisters, Kathleen (Mrs. Leo Philpott),  Marie (Mrs. Jimmy Duguid), New Waterford; six grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Alexander;  sister, Josephine Bruce. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Monday in  St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 01/06/96

AuCOIN, Sister Marie Therese (Sister St. Daniel of Jesus), CND
- 66, St. Joseph Convent, Mabou, died May 3,  1999, in the VG Site, QEII, Halifax. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Daniel and Annie  (Roach) AuCoin. Sister Therese served as a member of the Congregation of Notre Dame in Sydney, Larrys River,  Mabou and New Victoria. Upon retirement from the teaching profession, she served in Western Canada and Prince  Edward Island, and in later years as a volunteer at the Foyer Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, and St.  Joseph's Renewal Centre, Mabou. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are  uncle, Hubert Roach, Cheticamp; aunts, Margaret Woodburn, Sydney; Henrietta Poirier, Cheticamp, and Judith  Cormier, Brantford, Ont., also Doug Chiasson, Halifax; Warren Chiasson, New York; Pat Chiasson, Montreal; a  large number of cousins. Sister Therese enjoyed life to the fullest and will be missed by her many good  friends. She was predeceased by a brother and a sister. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. today in St. Joseph  Convent, Mabou, and 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 11 a.m. Thursday in St.  Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Donations to Foyer Pere Fiset Guest  Home, Cheticamp, or to a charity of your choice. May her soul be granted eternal rest.  The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/04/99

AuCOIN, Maude Cecilia - 78, 13 MacIntyre Lane, Glace Bay, died January 27, 1997, in New Waterford  Consolidated Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, she was a daughter of the late William and Margaret (Ling)  Chaisson. She spent the past two years in Glace Bay Community Hospital, Level 2. She was a longtime member of  St. Anthony's Parish, Glace Bay, and was active in her parish CWL and community activities. Surviving are  daughters, Marilyn (Mrs. Butch McNeil), Geraldine (Mrs. Jack Bonaparte), Reserve Mines; Carmel (Mrs. Bill  Reid), Linda (Mrs. Dan Joe O'Connell), Patsy (Mrs. Charlie Murray), Glace Bay; sons, Dougie, Kenny, Glace  Bay; sisters, Evelyn Strong, Glace Bay; Margaret MacDonald, Cambridge, Ont.; 19 grandchildren; eight  great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth; sons, Billy, Dougie; a grandson; brothers,  Walter, Lubin, Joe. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace  Bay. Funeral 11 a.m. Wednesday in St. Anthony's Church, Glace Bay, Rev. Jake Andrea officiating. Burial in  parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 01/28/97

AuCOIN, Michael Ambrose - 91, Hamilton, Ont., died February 9, 1999, at home. Born in Terre Noire, Inverness  Co., he was a son of the late John "A" Paulite and Donathile (Chiasson) AuCoin. he was the last surviving  member of his immediate family. Surviving are nieces and nephews: Nora (Mrs. Pat Considine), Sister Annie  AuCoin, Inverness; George, AuCoin, Point Cross; Harriet (Mrs. Joseph AuCoin), Cheticamp; Jerry AuCoin, St.  Joseph du Moine; Wilfred AuCoin, Edmonton; Arthur AuCoin, Barriere, B.C.; Ted AuCoin, Waltham, Mass.; Leona  (Mrs. Bill MacDonald), Judique; Gerard Deveaux, Toronto; Richard Gerrior, Wakefield, Mass.; Barbara  Butterfield, Concord, N.H. He was predeceased by brothers, George, Willie, Wilfred, Josie; sisters, Annie,  Florence. Funeral was held February 12 in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Rev. Ian Duffy officiated.  Burial in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Hamilton. Arrangements entrusted to P.X. Dermody Funeral Home,  Hamilton.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 03/11/99
 
AuCOIN, Minnie - 101, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, formerly of St. Joseph du Moine, died April 9, 1997,  in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cap le Moine, Inverness Co., she was a daughter the late  Frederick and Marie (Doucet) Deveau. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church; New Horizon Senior Citizens  Club and Ladies of Ste. Anne Society, all in St. Joseph du Moine. Surviving are sons, Philias, Montreal; Leo,  Gerard, St. Joseph du Moine; daughters, Elizabeth, Lucy May, Waltham, Mass.; Therese, Sydney River; Hermine,  Toronto; Celina (Mrs. Freddy AuCoin), Stella (Mrs. Theobert Chiasson), St. Joseph du Moine; Catherine (Mrs.  Joseph AuCoin), Grand Etang; 27 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; two great-greatgrandchildren. She was  predeceased her husband, Patrick; sons, Freddy, Philias in infancy; brothers, Paddee, Bill, Peter, Johnnie;  sisters, Helene, Elizabeth. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 10 a.m. Saturday, both in St. Joseph's  Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial in parish cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Services  Ltd.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 04/11/97

AUCOIN, Paul Levis -77, Grand Etang, Inverness Co., died May 29, 1996, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.  Born in Grand Etang, he was a son of the late David and Celeste (Arsenault) Aucoin. He was a member of St.  Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine and a member of Royal Canadian Legion, branch 32, Cheticamp. He served  in the Canadian Armed Forces from 1939-1945. Surviving are his wife, the former Anna Mae LeBlanc; sons, Paul  James, Moncton, N.B.; Gaston, Cap Le Moine; Louis Joseph, Point Cross; daughters, Josephine (Mrs. Jim  Driscoll), Glace Bay; Jeanette (Mrs. Emile Chiasson), Petit Etang; Louise Anne (Mrs. Yvon Aucoin), St. Joseph  du Moine; Sylvia, Sydney; sister, Dora (Mrs. Placide LeBlanc), Cap Le Moine. He was predeceased by brothers,  Henrie, Pierre, Joseph, Wilfred, Alphonse; sisters, Sophie, Beatrice, Ada, Marianne. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m.  today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Burial  in parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/30/96

AUCOIN, Placide - 71, Middle River, died February 2, 1999, in Alderwood Rest Home. Born in St. Joseph du  Moine, he was a son of the late Paul and Mathilde Aucoin. He was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church,  Baddeck. He was self-employed in farming. Surviving are his wife, the former Angie MacDonald; brothers,  Edward, Patrice, Sydney; half-brother, Francis, Sydney Mines; sisters, Margaret (Mrs. Clifford Briand),  Denise (Mrs. John Joe Deveau), Sydney; Therese Deveau, Cheticamp. He was predeceased by brother, Moses;  half-brothers, Ned, William, Freddie. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in MacAskill's Funeral Home, Baddeck.  Funeral 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Michael's Catholic Church, Baddeck, Rev. Charles Donovan officiating. Burial  in Harbour View Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to Alderwood Rest Home.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 02/03/99

AuCOIN, Placide "Patrice" - 80, Cheticamp, died November 23, 1999, at home. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son  of the late William and Eulalie (Deveau) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. He was  also a veteran of the second world war, and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 32, Cheticamp. He  was an employee of Cape Breton Highlands National Park. He was also a member of the Senior Citizen Club,  Cheticamp. Surviving are his wife, the former Marie Therese Boudreau; sons, Gaston (Claire), Sydney Mines;  Yvon (Kay), Halifax; Patrice, Halifax; Andre (Helena), Cheticamp' daughters, Denise (Mrs. Frank Richardson),  Oromocto, N.B.; Lise Aucoin, Lisette Cormier, Cheticamp; Anna (Mrs. Scottie MacDougall), Dartmouth;  half-sister, Josephine Gouthro, Middle River; grandchildren, Brent, Alan, Randall, Amy, Nicole, Natalie,  Kayla, Taylor, Leanne. He was predeceased by son, Roger; sisters, Marie Luce; half-sisters, Sophie,  Elizabeth, Annie; half-brothers, Alex, Joseph. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, in Cheticamp Funeral Home.  Funeral 10 a.m. Friday, in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Interment in parish cemetery. Family flowers only.  Donations may be made to Sacred Heart Hospital Charitable Foundation.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/25/99

AUCOIN, Raymond (Bibby) - 61, Marion Bridge, died January 16, 1997, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in  Sydney, he was a son of the late Thomas and Eunice (Doucette) Aucoin. He retired early from the City of  Sydney due to ill health. Surviving are his wife, the former Pearl Covey; daughters, Debbie (Mrs. George  MacNeil), Sydney; Raylaine (Mrs. Bill Higdon), Edwardsville; Sonya (Mrs. Steve Coadic), Dutch Brook; Rosa  Aucoin, Sydney; brothers, William, Donald, Hills Road; Jim, Westmount; sisters, Gertrude Corbett, Eileen  Gouthro, Sydney; Nora Toop, Toledo, Ohio; nine grandchildren; a great-grandchild. He was predeceased by  brothers, Freeman, Leonard, Bernard. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Sydney Memorial Chapel. Funeral 11  a.m. Saturday in St. Anthony Daniel Church, Rev. Leo Boone officiating. Burial at a later date in Hardwood  Hill Cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 01/17/97

AuCOIN, Rita - 74, Point Cross, Inverness Co., died November 3, 1997, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.  Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Joseph H. and Marguerite Deveau. She was a member of St.  Peter's Church. Surviving are sons, Bertrand, Dartmouth; Hubert, Point Cross; Roland, Montreal, Que.; Rene,  Hull, Que.; daughter, Denise, Point Cross; brother, Henry, Belle Marche; sisters, Amanda (Mrs. Lovat Fraser),  Montague, P.E.I.; Mercedes, Martha (Mrs. Al Balawyder), Antigonish; three grandchildren; a  great-granddaughter. She was predeceased by her husband, Marcellin; daughter, Claudette; brothers, Cornelius,  Hubert, Leon; sisters, Evelyn, Delire. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10  a.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp. Burial in parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to  Canadian Cancer Society.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/05/97

AUCOIN, Rose Mary - 82, Louisdale, Richmond County, died December 10, 1993, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Louisdale, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Virginia (Sampson) Lowery. She is survived by three sisters, Mary Virginia Lowery, Louisdale; Mary Clemence Sampson, Helen (Mrs. Isaac Chapman), both of Halifax. She was predeceased by her husband, Laurent; four brothers, Lawrence, Dossie, Joseph, Bennie; two sisters, Agatha, Gertrude. Funeral was held December 12 in St. Louis Church, Louisdale, Rev. Syd Mifflen officiated. Burial took place in parish cemetery. Arrangements under the direction of C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home Ltd., Arichat. Donations may be made to Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 12/13/93

AuCOIN (Tecklenburg), Ruth Evelyn - 74, Cheticamp, died May 4, 1999, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.  Born in Yorkton, Sask., she was a daughter of the late Henry and Emma (Titze) Tecklenburg. Born and raised in  Yorkton, she began her music career teaching piano at Luther College in Regina. She followed her  husband-to-be "Oakie" when his career as an RCMP transferred him to the East Coast. Ruth was very active with  the community in playing the organ and piano for St. Peter's Church and accompanied the Lecho des Montagne  Choir. She was a member of the Cheticamp Bridge Club. She was a member of Margaree Valley Baptist Church. She  will be best remembered by the joy she brought into the lives of everyone she touched. Surviving are her  husband, Patrice Wilbert AuCoin, of 45 years; sons, Patrick, Vancouver; John, Moncton, N.B.; daughters,  Sandra (Mrs. Patrick Dennis), Amman, Jordan; Gail Morris, Montreal; Gisele AuCoin, Montreal; brothers,  Walter, Winnipeg; Arthur, Port Coquitlam, B.C.; sisters, Freda Tecklenburg, Yorkton; Marlene Gustavson,  Saskatoon; Ann Armstrong, Belleville, Ont.; grandchildren, Annaise AuCoin, Alexander AuCoin, Joanne AuCoin,  Lydia Dennis. She was predeceased by her sisters, Martha Tecklenburg, Kay Willis, Dorothy Schmidt. Visitation  will be held 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Thursday in Margaree  Valley Baptist Church, Rev. Stephen Fenton officiating. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the  Canada Cancer Society. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/05/99

AUCOIN, Sabina Clara - 92, 24 Third St., Howie Centre, formerly of Sydney, died April 11, 1998, at home. Born  in Margaree, she was a daughter of the late Polycape and Lucy (LeBlanc) LeBlanc. She was a member of Sacred  Heart Parish, Sydney. Surviving are son, Murdock, Wakefield, Que.; sister, Mrs. Helen O'Grady, Ottawa; three  grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; Louise and Howie McCallum, with whom she resided; numerous nieces and  nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph; brother, Albert; sisters, Lucy Ann Ley and many others.  Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel, Sydney. Funeral 9 a.m. Tuesday in Sacred Heart  Church, Sydney. Burial in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks. Donations to Children's Wish Foundation.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 04/13/98

AuCOIN, Severan - 78, 200 Champlain Ave., Sydney, formerly of Westmount, died April  14, 1993, in Sydney Community Health Centre. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the  late Peter and Nellie (LeBlanc) AuCoin. He was a member of St. Joseph's Parish,  Sydney; veteran of the Second World War, serving overseas with the Royal Canadian  Navy; member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 126, Westmount; Cape Breton Naval  Veteran's Association; founding member of the FSNA; member of Sydney Steel Workers  and Pensioners Club and Club 55; Cape Breton Bridge Club and a former member of  Northern Yacht Club. Prior to the war, he was employed with Sydney Steel and upon  his return, was employed as a fire officer with Department of National Defence, then  Transport Canada and later retired from Cape Breton Development Corporation as fire  chief in 1978. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He is  survived by his wife, the former Josephine MacIntyre; daughter, Shannon (Mrs. John  Chisholm), Dartmouth; two sons, Keith, Windsor; Lorne, Sydney Forks; seven  grandchildren. He was predeceased by three sisters, Lucy Mae, Julia, Mary Agnes in  infancy; two brothers, William, Albert. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4,  7-9 p.m. Friday in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday in  St. Joseph's Church, Rev. A. MacNeil officiating. Burial will be in Resurrection  Cemetery, Sydney Forks. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova  Scotia or any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 04/15/93

AUCOIN, Shirley Marie - 73, Eastern Passage, died June 26, 2006, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Eastern Passage, she was a daughter of the late Gregory and Rose (Martell) Trider. She was a lifelong and active member of St. Andrew's Church and a member of the C.W.L. She was a wonderful mother, who loved and enjoyed her family. She is survived by children, Patty Claus, Bernard (Catherine), both of Eastern Passage; Thomas (Dawn), Cow Bay; Rosanne (Carl) MacLean, Sydney; sister, Clara MacCormack, and brother, Lawrence Trider, both of Eastern Passage. She is also survived by five grandchildren who gave her such pride and joy, Jeffrey, Luke and Patrick Aucoin, Lauren Claus and Simon MacLean. She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur; sisters, Edna, Edith and Marion; brothers, Everett and Wilfred. Visiting will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Eastern Passage Community Funeral Home, 5 Cow Bay Rd. Funeral mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church, Eastern Passage, Father Gerald David celebrant. Burial will be in St. Andrew's Cemetery, followed by a reception in the church hall. Family flowers only by request, in lieu, donations in Shirley's memory may be made to St. Andrew's Church Building Fund.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: June 28, 2006

AUCOIN, Sophie - 91, Pere Fiset Guest Home, Cheticamp, formerly of Point Cross, died October 30, 1995, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Cheticamp, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (Aucoin) Deveau. She was a member of St. Peter's Church, Cheticamp, senior citizen club, and Ladies of Ste. Anne Society. Surviving are sons, Luc, Willie Joe, Wilfred, Alphonse, Cheticamp; daughters, Marie Helene, Lucie Dora, Germaine (Mrs. Monty Campbell), Cheticamp; Betty (Mrs. Henri Boudreau), Waltham, Mass.; Julie Anne (Mrs. Paul Arsenault), Edmunston, N.B.; Laurette (Mrs. Marcel Chiasson), Tewkesbury, Mass.; Therese (Mrs. Randy Duff), Hamilton, Ont.; brother, Fabien, Cheticamp; 21 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Tom; sons, Linus, Leo, Wilfred, Laurent; brothers, Jerome, Edmond, Frederick, John, Joseph; sisters, Marie, Luce. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Cheticamp Funeral Home. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Peter's Church. Burial in parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/31/95

AUCOIN, Thomas R. - 46, 3752 St. Agnes Ave., New Waterford, died February 18, 1994, at home. Born in New  Waterford, he was a son of the late Leo Ben and Katie May (Chiasson) Aucoin. He was a member of Mount Carmel  Parish. He was employed with Victoria General Hospital for 20 years, retiring two years ago. He is survived  by three brothers, Jerry, Halifax; Daniel, Charles, both of New Waterford; two sisters, Donna (Mrs. James  Hogan), Ann (Mrs. Benedict Hawley), both of New Waterford; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by  two brothers Gerald, Norman; sister, Loretta. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. MacGillivray  Funeral Home, New Waterford. Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Mount Carmel Church. Burial will be in the  parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 02/21/94

AUCOIN, Yvonne Maria - 57, Grand Etang, Inverness Co., died May 9, 1995, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp.  Born in St. Joseph du Moine, she was a daughter of Marie Adele (Chiasson) Aucoin and the late Adelard AuCoin.  She was a member of St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph du Moine. Surviving are brothers, Patrice, Downsview,  Ont.; Lionel, St. Joseph du Moine; Rene, Petit Etang; sisters, Marie Stella (Mrs. Lionel Burne), Grand Etang;  Lorraine (Mrs. Lionel AuCoin), Willowdale, Ont.; Gloria, Cheticamp. She was predeceased by a brother and  sister in infancy. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 10:30 a.m. Friday, both in St. Joseph Church, St.  Joseph du Moine, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Arrangements under the  direction of Cheticamp Funeral Home. Donations to any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 05/11/95

AUCOIN, Wilfred Eric - 63, 166 Tompkinsville Rd., Reserve Mines, died September 24, 1999, at home. Born in  Reserve Mines, he was the son of the late Francis and Margaret (Chiasson) Aucoin. Wilfred was a member of St.  Joseph's Parish, Reserve Mines, and former employee with Dominion Coal Company, working in the Broughton  Mine. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and enjoyed spending time at his cottage in Loch Lamond. Surviving are  daughter, Patricia McKinnon (Darryl), New Glasgow; sons, Wilfred Eric Jr., Glace Bay; Sheldon Patrick, New  Glasgow; Arnold Joseph, Reserve Mines; seven grandchildren; brothers, Joseph, Reserve Mines; Gerald, Reserve  Mines; George, Nfld. He was predeceased by wife, Ann Boutilier; sister, Josephine McDonald. No visitation by  request. Service 1 p.m. Sunday, September 26, in St. Joseph's Church, Reserve Mines, Rev. Ray Huntley  officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to V.J. McGillivray  Funeral Home, Glace Bay. No flowers. Donations to St. Joseph's Church. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 09/25/99

 


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