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"Gallant" Obituaries

GALLANT, Annie Evelyn - 67, Kingston, Ont., died December 17, 1992, in Kingston General Hospital. Born in Sherbrooke, Guysborough County, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Crowe) Dunbar. She is survived by three daughters, Ellen (Mrs. Paul Warmington), Joanne (Mrs. Bob Little), Patsy, all of Kingston; two sons, Joseph, Paul, both of Kingston; two sisters, Helen (Mrs. Syd Fullarton), Kingston; Catherine (Mrs. Gilas Sprude), Dalhousie, N.B.; two brothers, Lambert, Lower Sackville; John, Halifax; four half-sisters, Ruth Burns, Hamilton, Ont.; Elise Cholette, Dartmouth; Donna White, Halifax; Patricia Dunbar, Calgary, Alta.; half-brother, Patrick (Pattey) Dunbar, Halifax; 11 grandchildren; two greatgrandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John; brother, William; half-brother, Harry; sister, Valerie; an infant daughter. Funeral was held December 19 in Reid's Funeral Home, Kingston, Ont. Burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery, Kingston. Donations may be made to VON or any charity. 
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Published: 12/22/92

GALLANT, Arthur Joseph - 67, Torbrook, Annapolis Co., died October 31, 1996, in Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Middleton. Born in Sanford, Maine, he was a son of the late Alfred J. and Elsie (Caron) Gallant. He attended local schools in Sanford, and served in the United States navy 19461950. He worked for Wonder Bread from 1956-1969 and owned and operated Acton Trading Post, Mousam Lake, Acton, Maine, for 22 years. He worked in Lovejoy Apple Orchards, Acton. He moved to Nova Scotia in 1985 and enjoyed gardening and operated the fruit and vegetable stand in Middleton for the past few years. Surviving are his wife, the former Mary (Trimper) Harris; daughters, Monique Gallant, Biddeford, Maine; Patricia (Mrs. Neil Robar), Torbrook Mines; stepdaughters, Valda Gillis, Guelph, Ont.; Rosa Gillis, Torbrook; Angela (Harris) (Mrs. Carl Vroom), Bloomington; Alycia Harris, Bear River; sons, Ronald, Shapleigh, Maine; Gerald, Acton; stepsons, A. Scott Gillis, Torbrook Mines; Courtney Gillis, Calgary; brother, Donald, East Lebanon, Maine; seven grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first wife, the former Reina Corbeil; sisters, Lorraine, Amanda; brother, Gerald. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 today in Warren T. Roop Funeral Home, Middleton. Funeral 2 p.m. Sunday in Torbrook Mines United Baptist Church, Rev. Bill McLeod officiating. Burial will be held Tuesday in St. Ignatius Cemetery, Sanford. Family flowers only. Donations to Mid-Valley Care Line, or MidValley Palliative Care. 
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Published: 11/02/96

GALLANT, Barry Lee - 36, Fort St. John, B.C., formerly of Beaverbank, died August 13, 1997, at home. He was a son of Russell and Hazel Gallant. At the time of his death, he was employed with Maere Properties and Hyland Oil Fields, Fort St. John. He was an avid sportsman and especially loved to fish and hunt. Surviving are his wife, Beverly Gallant; daughter, Jerri Lee; stepdaughters, Jody and Jaclyn Barkhouse; brothers, Doug, Eric; sisters, Pearl, Debbie, Christine; many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Linda. Service was held August 18 in Hamre's Funeral Chapel, Fort St. John. Cremation followed. Service 10 a.m. Saturday, September 6, in the Church of the Good Shepherd, Beaverbank, Rev. Cutler officiating. Burial to follow in Oakridge Memory Gardens, Lower Sackville. Gathering to follow at the home of Judy Barkhouse (aunt of Beverly Gallant). In lieu of flowers, donations to the family.
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Published: 09/03/97

GALLANT, Bessie Alvetta - 90, formerly of Herring Cove, died October 7, 1995, in Melville Lodge, Halifax. Born in Chester, she was a daughter of the late Berton and Genevieve (Morash) Rafuse. After living in Halifax for many years, she spent most of her life in Herring Cove. Surviving are sons, Stanley, Edgar, Herring Cove; Arthur, Oromocto, N.B.; Ronald, Ottawa; Tony, Toronto; Gordon, Dartmouth; Joseph, Arcola, Sask.; daughters, Barbara (Mrs. Ronald Harnish), Herring Cove; Betty (Mrs. Charles (Chuck) McManus), Bible Hill; sister, Alma Joudrey, Halifax; 38 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Matthew; sons, Lester, Wallace, Kenneth; daughters, Margaret Fultz, Viola Gow, Mary Jennex; brothers, Walter, Will, Gordon; sisters, Jessie Bardsley, Hilda Clements, Rita Stevens, Blanche Barber. Visitation 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax. Funeral 9 a.m. Wednesday in St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church, Herring Cove, Rev. Terrence O'Toole officiating. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. 
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Published: 10/09/95

GALLANT, C. Francis Xavier (Frank) - 83, 26 East Pleasant St., Amherst, died December 11, 1997, in Sunset Adult Residential Centre, Pugwash. Born in Amherst, he was a son of the late Cornelius and Exelda (Bonnevie) Gallant. He was a carpenter by trade and owned and operated a TV repair business. He served in the Second World War for five years. He was a member of Amherst Legion Band for a number of years; was an amateur radio operator with West Cum Amateur Radio Club; member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 10, Amherst, and the RCAF Association. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Surviving are his wife, the former Geraldine Nelson; daughters, Margaret (Mrs. Leroy Morris), Amherst; Lois (Mrs. Douglas Noiles), Upper Nappan; sons, Roger and wife Elaine, Calgary, Alta.; Robert, Amherst; Hugh and wife Kathy, Brookdale; sisters, Dora Clarke, Bramalea, Ont.; Alma Landry, Doris Almon, Eva Grady, Amherst; Bella Johnston, Saint John, N.B.; brother, Joe, Amherst; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brother, Wilfred; sister, Yvonne in infancy. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst, where funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, December 13, Deacon Howard Gotell officiating. Legion service will be 7 p.m. today and parish prayers will be 8 p.m. today. Spring burial in St. Charles Nativity Cemetery, Amherst. Donations may be made to Above and Beyond Campaign, Sunset Adult Residential Centre or charity of choice.
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Published: 12/12/97

GALLANT, Carol Ann - 49, 1 Kelvin St., Glace Bay, died March 15, 1994, in Glace Bay General Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, she was a daughter of Mary (MacDonald) MacDonald and the late George MacDonald. She was a member of Holy Cross Church. She is survived by her husband, Joseph; two sons, Aaron, Darrell, both of Glace Bay; daughter, Wendy (Mrs. Richard Kiteley), North Bay, Ont.; two sisters, Sharon (Mrs. Kevin Walsh), Toronto; Kathy, Glace Bay; four brothers, Alex, Lawson, Gary, all of Glace Bay; George, Winnipeg, Man. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday in Holy Cross Church, Rev. James McIntyre officiating. Burial will be in St. Anne Cemetery. 
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Published: 03/16/94

GALLANT (Levy), Celesta Elizabeth - 59, 15 Edmond Dr., Dartmouth, passed away in the early morning of August 15, 1997, in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, VG Site. Born in Stewiacke, she was the only daughter of Annie and Irvin Levy. She was employed for 37 years with the federal government; seven years at Shearwater with the Department of National Defence, and 30 years at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography, retiring in 1993. Surviving are her husband of 38 years, David; daughter, Lynn Marie, Thornhill, Ont.; son, David Anthony (Tony), at home; brother, Aubrey and wife Annie, Halifax. She was predeceased by brother, Stanley. Cremation has taken place. Family will receive visitors 7-9 p.m. today, August 16, in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen St. Donations may be made to Nova Scotia Cancer Research Foundation, Dickson Building, Halifax.
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Published: 08/16/97

GALLANT, Charles Edward (Sonny) - 54, 31 Fairview Ave., Amherst, died May 30, 1994, in Highland View Regional Hospital, Amherst. Born in Montreal, he was a son of Geraldine (Corbin) White, Amherst and the late Harold Gallant Jr. He is survived by his paternal grandmother, Teresa Gallant, who raised him; three daughters, Kimberly Arsenault, Moncton, N.B.; Lisa, Dieppe; Terry Downey, Halifax; son, Robert, Halifax; two halfbrothers, Bruce, Tulsa, Okla.; Joseph, Toronto; four grandchildren. He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather, Harold Gallant. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst, where funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Rev. Harold Cole officiating. Burial will follow in Amherst Cemetery. 
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Published: 06/01/94

GALLANT, Charles Joseph - 81, St. Anne Community and Nursing Care Centre, Arichat, Richmond County, died August 5, 1992, in Sydney City Hospital. Born in Cheticamp, he was a son of the late Thomas and Catherine (Chiasson) Gallant. He was a retired coal miner, residing in New Waterford for many years where he was active in cooperative and credit union movements, serving as director at local, regional and interprovincial levels. He was a charter member of CCF party and later a member of NDP. He was on the Board of Governors of St. Francis Xavier University; active member of Mount Carmel Parish and United Mine Workers of America and resided in Arichat for 23 years. He is survived by six daughters, Pauline (Mrs. Cyril Boudreau), Celeste (Mrs. Phil Boudreau), Mrs. Marg Samson, all of Petit De Grat; Annette (Mrs. Art Petrie), Dartmouth; Sister Claudette Gallant, Antigonish; Rose (Mrs. Gil Salmons), Milford Station; five sons, Bernard, Tom, Vincent, all of Calgary, Alta.; Alvin, Hampton, N.B.; Andrew, Charlottetown, P.E.I.; sister, Sr. Agnes Grave, Mount St. Vincent, Halifax; 34 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Helene Deveaux; sister, Lucy Ann; step brother, Napoleon. The body is in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home, Arichat, visiting 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Saturday, and 12:30-1:30 p.m. Sunday. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday in Our Lady of Assumption Church, Arichat, Rev. Baptiste DeCoste officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Anne Community and Nursing Care Centre or any charity. 
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Published: 08/07/92

GALLANT, Christena M. - 65, Dominion, died April 2, 1995, in Glace Bay General Hospital. Born in Sydney Mines, she was a daughter of the late Nicholas and Mary Guthro. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Reserve Mines. Surviving are daughters, Vera (Mrs. Stan Ludlow), Gail, Glace Bay; Mary, Geraldine, Brenda, Dominion; sons, Joseph, Edward, Dominion; Wayne, New Victoria; eight grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, James. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Curry's Funeral Home, 140 Main St., Glace Bay. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph's Parish, Reserve Mines, Rev. Huntley officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society. 
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Published: 04/04/95

GALLANT, Colin Joseph - 76, 36 Saint Joseph St., Lourdes, died September 19, 1995, in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Joseph J. and Florence (MacPherson) Gallant. He retired from Canada Manpower and Immigration in 1978 after 31 years of service. He was an active member for many years in Our Lady of Lourdes Parish; active in community work with branch 34, Royal Canadian Legion, New Glasgow; Rotary Club, Westville; Pictou Highlanders Memory Club; Canadian Cancer Society, Grand Narrows; district board of trade and Boisdale community and New Glasgow Credit Union. He was a veteran of the Second World War, having served overseas with North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment. He was a member of branch 28, Royal Canadian Legion, Stellarton. Surviving are his wife, the former Isabelle Beck; daughters, Marie (Mrs. Greg MacNeil), Calgary; Claire, at home; Jane (Mrs. Joseph Hall), Halifax; sons, Keith, Sherbrooke; Frank, New Glasgow; 12 grandchildren; sisters, Marie (Mrs. Arthur Kauder), Lancaster, Calif.; Sister Winnifred Gallant, Halifax. He was predeceased by a son, Colin. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in R.H. Porter Funeral Home, New Glasgow. Funeral 1:30 p.m. Friday in Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Charles Cameron officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. 
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Published: 09/21/95

GALLANT, Colina Patricia "Helen" - 55, 397 Reserve St., Glace Bay, died April 27, 1999, in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax. Born in Port Morien, she was a daughter of the late David and Bessie (MacIntosh) Cathcart. She was a member of Holy Family Parish. Surviving are her husband, Cyril; daughters, Leah, Glace Bay; Michelle Morrison, June Bredy, Corri, all of Halifax; sisters, Margaret Brown, Glace Bay; Annie Butts, Port Morien; Ruth Aker, Sydney; brothers, David, New Jersey; Barney, Earl, Douglas, all of Port Morien. She was predeceased by daughter, Norman Jean in infancy; sisters, Rita, June. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Curry Funeral Home, 775 Main St., Glace Bay. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in Holy Family Church, Rev. Ray Huntley officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. Donations to Holy Family, St. Joseph's Cemetery fund or any charity.
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Published: 04/29/99 

GALLANT, Craig Joseph - 30, Eastern Passage, died August, 1994. Born in Toronto, Ont., he was a son of Mrs. Doreen (MacDonald) Gallant, Cornwall, P.E.I. and the late Joseph Gallant. Prior to moving to Eastern Passage, he was employed with Blair's Moving and Storage Ltd., Calgary, Alta. He is survived by a sister, Diana (Mrs. Edward Kolody), Cornwall, P.E.I. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in J. Albert Walker and Sons Funeral Home, 307 Prince Albert Rd., Dartmouth. Funeral will be 9 a.m. Monday in St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church, Dartmouth, Rev. Paul Williams officiating. Burial will follow in St. Andrew's Cemetery, Eastern Passage. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity that assists foster children. 
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Published: 09/03/94

GALLANT, David Alexander - 34, Arichat, Richmond County, died May 8, 1993, in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Arichat, he was a son of Stella (Gallant) Gallant, Arichat, and the late Leo Gallant. He is survived by two sisters, Aggie (Mrs. Leo Gaudet), Tignish, P.E.I.; Carol Gallant, Lower Sackville; three brothers, Edgar, Petit de Grat; Arthur, Poulamond; Brian, Halifax; companion, Rose Keoughan. He was predeceased by a brother, Leo Jr. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Tuesday in C.H. Boudreau Funeral Home Ltd., Arichat. Funeral will be 4 p.m. Tuesday in Our Lady of Assumption Church, Arichat, Rev. Hughie D. MacDonald officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society. 
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Published: 05/10/93

GALLANT, David J. - 82, Glace Bay, died October 4, 2006. He was a son of the late William and Christina (MacDonald) Gallant. Surviving are wife, Patricia (MacNeil); children, Ann Marie, Alanna, Bernard, Anita, Adele, Patricia; grandchildren, Bradley, David, Donald, Cathy, Sarah, Nicole, Amy, Kevin, Craig; two great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Rev. Reginald MacNeil. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Curry's Funeral Home, Glace Bay. Funeral 11 a.m. Monday in St. John the Baptist Church, Father John MacIntyre and brother-in-law, Father Reginald MacNeil officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.
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Published: October 7, 2006

GALLANT, Donald Francis - 67, Halifax, passed away in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, September 7, 1999. Born in Summerside, P.E.I., he was the son of the late Frank Joseph and Mary (Richard) Gallant, stepmother Celina Gallant. He was retired from the Royal Canadian Navy and an avid marksman and hunter. He recently worked for Casino Taxi. There are no words to express how deeply he will be missed by his wife and children. He is survived by his wife, the former Irene Gregory; daughters, Gayle (Mrs. Patrick Gallant), Kitchener, Ont.; Gina Gallant, Halifax; son, Gary, Halifax; sisters, Dorothy (Mrs. Tom Perry), Summerside; grandsons, Martin, Jarod, Derek. He was predeceased by sisters, Eileen, Eleanor (Summerside). Visitation today 2-4, 7-9 p.m. in Cruikshank's Funeral Home, Robie Street. Funeral service Thursday, September 9, at 10 a.m. in St. Stephen's Church, Normandy Dr. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. 
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Published: 09/08/99

GALLANT, Earl Nelson - 48, Halifax, died September 15, 1993, at home. Born in Halifax, he was a son of Laura (Dugas) Gallant, Halifax and the late J. Henry Gallant. He is survived by two daughters, Melanie Wamboldt, Melissa Wamboldt, both of Halifax; two sisters, Jeanette Bona, Halifax; Anita, Ottawa; brother, Bruce, Toronto. A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday in St. John the Baptist Church, Purcells Cove Road, Halifax. Burial will take place at a later date in Church Point, Digby County. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. 
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Published: 09/17/93

GALLANT, Edmond Arthur - 101, Inverness, formerly of East Margaree, died Monday, June 26, 2006, in Inverary Manor, Inverness. Born in East Margaree on February 5, 1905, he was a son of the late Isidore and Marie (LeBlanc) Gallant (Margaree). He was a member of St. Michael's Church, East Margaree, and a member of Margaree Volunteer Fire Department as well as Margaree Seniors Club. Surviving are daughters, Bessie (Gerard) Maillet, Etobicoke, Ont.; Agnes (Roy) Skinner, East Margaree; sons, Alex (Wilfridine) Gallant, Scarborough, Ont.; Leo Paul (Jeannette) Gallant, East Margaree; brother, Lubin (Nellie), Cheticamp; sister-in-law, Josephine Gallant, Margaree; several nieces and nephews; nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary Ellen; son, Calist; daughter in infancy, Mary Theresa; brothers, Calist, Ephrem, Marcellin; sister, Agnes, and four stepsisters. Cremation has taken place. The late Edmond Arthur Gallant will rest in St. Michael's Church with visitation on Thursday, June 29, from 1-2 p.m. Funeral mass will follow with Father Jim MacDonald officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Inverary Manor, Inverness, or to a charity of your choice. On-line condolences may be sent to: invernessfuneral@ns.aliantzinc.ca 
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Published: June 28, 2006

GALLANT, Edward J. - 61, 56 Victoria St., Glace Bay, died December 2, 1996, in Glace Bay Health Care Corp., South Street. Born in Boston, Mass., he was a son of the late William and Laura (Donnelly) Gallant. He received his early education in Dartmouth and was a graduate of Bentley College of Accounting and Finance, Waltham, Mass. He was employed as an accountant in Massachusetts with Howard Johnston Corp. and recently with Scotia Motors/Hertz, Sydney. He was an active member of St. Anne's Parish, Glace Bay; served as Eucharistic minister; member of the RCIA and Children's Liturgy. Surviving are his wife, the former Mary O'Connell; son, Eric, at home; stepmother, Gerry Gallant, Halifax; sisters, Nellie Collins, Framingham, Mass.; Muriel George, Dartmouth; Jean Baldwin, Gays River; brothers, Francis, Halifax; Elmer, Dartmouth; Roy, Eastern Passage. He was predeceased by a sister in infancy. Visitation 2-4, 79 p.m. today in Curry Funeral Home, 140 Main St., Glace Bay. Funeral 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Anne's Church, Rev. Douglas Murphy officiating. Burial in St. Anne's Cemetery. Donations to any charity. 
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Published: 12/04/96 

GALLANT, Elsie - 81, Toronto, Ont., died September 22, 1994, in Toronto. Born in Yarmouth, she was a daughter of Howard and Victoria (Robart) Byers. She was a member of the Baptist Church in Toronto. She is survived by four sisters, Mrs. Queenie Chisholm, Mrs. Shirley Brown, both of Halifax; Mrs. Vera Carter, Hammonds Plains; Mrs. Ruth Eatmon, Lucasville; three brothers, Winston, Lower Sackville; Nelson, Montreal; Rommie, Halifax; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband, Harley. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. 
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Published: 10/04/94

GALLANT, Ephrem - 88, Ottawa Perley Rideau Veteran Home, died September 8, 1999, in Ottawa General Hospital. Born in Margaree, he was a son of the late Isidore and Marie (LeBlanc) Gallant. He was a veteran of the Second World War and served 21 years in the Canadian Armed Forces. Surviving are his wife, the former Agnes MacDonald, Ottawa; son, Ephrem Jr., North Bay, Ont.; daughters, Valerie Cole, Ottawa; brothers, Lubin, Margaree; Edmund, Inverary Manor, Inverness; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by great-grandson, Simon Joshua; brothers, Marcellin, Calist; stepbrother, Joseph; sisters, Agnes, Delina; stepsisters, Catherine LeBlanc, Rose LeBlanc, Minnie DeCoste. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 2 p.m. Sunday, October 10, in St. Michael's Church, Margaree, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Burial in St. Michael's Cemetery, Margaree.
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Published: 09/29/99

GALLANT, Ethel Elaine - 45, Montabello Drive, Dartmouth, formerly of Shelburne, died July 19, 1993, in the Halifax Infirmary. Born in Shelburne, she was a daughter of Harold and Thelma (Downs) Ferretti, Shelburne. She was a member of Immanuel United Baptist Church, Dartmouth. She is survived by her husband, Joseph; son, Paul Stephen, Dartmouth; two brothers, David Harold, El Paso, Tex.; Donald George, Dartmouth; a granddaughter and grandson. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday and Friday in H.M. Huskilson Funeral Home, Shelburne, where funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Rev. David Seeley and Rev. Leslie Ingraham officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society. 
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Published: 07/21/93

GALLANT, Frances Lydia - 70, 124 Mitchell Ave., Dominion, died November 27, 1992, in Glace Bay General Hospital. Born in Dominion, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Frances (Hicks) Keats. He was a member of Church of the Good Shepard Choir and a former member of LOBA, Dominion. She is survived by her husband, John William; daughter, Mary Frances Gaudet, Dominion; brother, James, Dominion; two sisters, Mary Ellen, Dora Keats, both of Dominion; four grandchildren. She was predeceased by a brother, Henry; sister, Sue. The body is in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral will be 2 p.m. today in Church of the Good Shepard, Rev. Sandy Murray officiating. Burial will be in church cemetery. 
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Published: 11/30/92

GALLANT, George - 89, Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow, formerly of Brother Street, New Glasgow, died Saturday, February 14, 1998, in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Amherst, he was a son of the late Andrew and Alice (Gould) Gallant. He lived in New Glasgow for most of his life and worked until his retirement in 1974 at Hawker Siddeley Ltd. He will be missed by son, George Leo and wife Wendy, Harbourville, Kings Co.; daughter, Mildred Hattie (Sue) (Mrs. Ronald Romain), Petawawa, Ont.; son, Howard Craig and wife Susan, Thorburn; sister, Dorothy Hamilton, Westville; six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first wife, the former Nora MacKenzie, and by his second wife, the former Marjorie Jean Langley; sisters, Gladys (Mrs. Mike Krowtz); Kay (Mrs. Art Murray); brothers, Norman, Walter and Harvey. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in R.H. Porter Funeral Home, New Glasgow. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Gregory's Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Bernard MacAdam officiating. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery at a later date. Donations may be made to Glen Haven Manor or a charity of choice.
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Published: 02/16/98

GALLANT, George Daniel - 78, 181 South St., Glace Bay, died December 1, 1996, at home. Born in Reserve Mines, he was a son of the late George and Margaret (MacDonald) Gallant. He was a member of Holy Cross Parish and Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 3. He served in France during the Second World War. He retired from the Cape Breton Development Corp. in 1973, after 40 years service. Surviving are his wife, the former Catherine Hayes; son, Shane, Glace Bay; daughters, Lorraine (Mrs. Morenz Howie), Glace Bay; Audrey (Mrs. Michael Murphy), Sydney River; brothers, Raymond, Glace Bay; Basil, Connecticut; sisters, Tillie MacDonald, Hamilton, Ont.; Mary McMullin, Alliston, Ont.; Peggy Evans, California; 10 grandchildren; five greatgrandchildren. There will be no visitation. Memorial service 7 p.m. Wednesday in Holy Cross Church, Rev. Jim McIntyre officiating. Arrangements entrusted to V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. 
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Published: 12/03/96

GALLANT, Georgina - 97, 275 Holland St., Reserve, died May 12, 1998, in Glace Bay Health Care Complex. Born in Reserve, she was a daughter of the late Daniel and Johanna (Bennett) MacDonald. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Reserve. Surviving are daughters, Margaret Gallant, Glace Bay; Florence (Mrs. Donald Morgan), Reserve; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Patrick; sons, Daniel, Francis; brothers, Angus, William; sister, Margaret MacNeil. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph's Church, Reserve, Rev. Ray Huntley officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
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Published: 05/13/98

GALLANT, Gordon Joseph "the Duke" - 65, Dartmouth, died September 4, 1999, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Summerside, P.E.I., he was a son of Millicent (Perry) Hogan, Dartmouth and the late Joseph Gallant. He was employed for 38 years with Supply and Services as payroll clerk with the Federal Government. He was a fourth degree knight and an active member of Emery P. LaRusic Council. He was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Vimy Branch 27 and a member of Pope John XX111, Roman Catholic Church. He was also a blood donor, donating over 107 units. Surviving are his wife, the former, Carmel Arsenault; step-daughter, Elizabeth Hartnett, Dartmouth; brothers, Graham Gallant, Robert Gallant "Bob" and wife Carol, all of Halifax; Richard Hogan, British Columbia; sisters, Gail (Mrs. Dan Avery) and Jacqueline Kleykens, Dartmouth; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his former wife, Jean and stepfather, Louis Hogan; brothers, Frederick and Ralph. Funeral service 11 a.m. today in Pope John XX111 Roman Catholic Church, Rev. David Poirier officiating. Burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens, reception to follow in the funeral home. Donations may be made to the RP Foundation (CNIB) or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. Arrangements entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 M ain St., Dartmouth. 
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Published: 09/07/99

GALLANT, Gregory John (Greg) - 17, Joggins, died October 21, 1995, at home. Born in Amherst, he was a son of Marilyn (Smith) White, Joggins, and James Sherriff, Amherst. He was a grade 10 student at River Hebert District High School. Surviving are his stepfather, Dara White; brothers, Shawn Gallant, Leon White, at home; half-sister, Elizabeth Sherriff, half-brothers, Travis and Brandon Sherriff, all of Ontario; grandparents, John and Theresa Smith, River Hebert; James and Greta Sherriff, Amherst; Laura White, Joggins; Marg LeBlanc, Toronto; great-grandfather, Harry Bourgeois, Amherst. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, parish prayers 8 p.m. tonight, both in Furlong's Funeral Home, Amherst. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church, Joggins. Burial in Ragged Reef Cemetery. 
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Published: 10/23/95

GALLANT, Helen Frances - 87, Amherst, died December 4, 1999, in Gables Lodge, Amherst. Born in Maccan, she was the daughter of the late James Nelson. She worked at Lockhard's Nursing Home in Amherst as a practical nurse and at an orphanage in Truro as a cook. Above all, she was a homemaker and a family person. Surviving are her husband, Allison Joseph Douglas Gallant, Maccan; son, James Sears, Amherst. She was predeceased by son, Douglas Sears; brothers, Colin, Mervin, Kenneth, all of Amherst. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society c/o Campbell's Funeral Home, 98 Church St., Amherst, who are entrusted with arrangements. Information about a church service at a later date. 
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Published: 12/06/99

GALLANT, Isabella Florence (Bella) - 63, Halifax, died August 25, 1992, in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Effie (Duggan) Powell. She is survived by a daughter, Roxie (Mrs. Robert Gallant), Hubbards; son, Robert Powell, Dartmouth; sister, Mrs. Marie Waterfield, Halifax; brother, Clyde, Dartmouth; two grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Paul; two sisters, Christina Hurshman; Helen Covey; two brothers, James, Laverne. The body is in Snow's Funeral Home, Windsor Street, Halifax, visiting 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today. Funeral will be 12:15 p.m. Friday in St. Mary's Basilica, Spring Garden Road. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. 
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Published: 08/27/92

GALLANT, Isidore Henry - 82, 5 Academy St., Amherst, died peacefully at home on Monday, May 3, 1999. Born in Rusticoville, P.E.I., he was a son of the late Francis Gallant and Domithilde Gallant. He studied at Prince of Wales College graduating in 1932. He then began teaching in Egmont Bay, P.E.I., when he was 16. He was a member of P.E.I. Lighthorse Cavalry from 1936-1940. Isidore joined the Air Force in 1940, serving overseas with 405 Pathfinders Squadron until 1945. When he got out of the service he joined Fraser Airborne, shipping lobsters. He rejoined the Air Force in 1949 as a quality control inspector, stationed in Summerside, Chatham, Quebec City, Montreal, Charlottetown and then Amherst at Enamel and Heating. He retired from the Air Force in 1966 to teach at the vocational school in Springhill, where he earned the respect of his students and peers. He retired from teaching in 1981. Isidore was actively involved with Credit Unions since 1935, most recently as a supervisory committee member. He was a past president of Cumberland RCAF Association, Branch 105, and liaison with Squadron 254 Air Cadets. He was a past member of the board of directors for the VON and the YMCA. He served on the palliative care committee, Highland View Regional Hospital, Amherst. He was a former toastmaster. He served on the parish council, on the Development and Peace Committee, sang in the choir, was a 3rd degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus with St. Charles Catholic Church. Isidore was a volunteer canvasser for the Kidney Foundation and the Canadian Cancer Society. He was a member of Cumberland Branch of the Federal Superannuates National Association. He also sang with the Sounds of Cumberland for many years. He was a volunteer co-ordinator for the Red Cross Society sick room equipment loan service since he retired from teaching in 1980. He possessed a wonderful sense of humour. He loved music, played the guitar, sang and enjoyed dancing all his life. He spent much of his time, especially after retiring, visiting seniors and the sick. He had a strong sense of family and lived a life that was guided by his deep and lasting faith. He is survived by his wife, the former Pearl (Jackson) Mountan; daughters, Suzanne MacNeil, Dartmouth, and Johanne Gibson, Head of St. Margarets Bay, and son, Eric, Calgary; sisters, Cecile Doucette and Lucy Doucette, and brothers, John and Andrew, all of North Rustico, P.E.I.; step-children, Connie Baxter, Tidnish; Ellen Crosby, Truro; Wanda Armsworthy, Amherst; Wayne Mountan, Baie Verte; Phillip Mountan, Dartmouth; Patricia MacGlashen, Lorneville, and Rodney Mountan, North Saint John, B.C.; grandchildren, James and Anna MacNeil, Dartmouth; Michael and Meaghan Gallant, Calgary, and 15 step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his first wife, the former Geraldine Victoria D'Eon; grandson, Denis MacNeil (Dartmouth); sister, Minnie Doiron, and brothers, Gus, Urban, Leo, Arthur and Alyre. His remains are resting at Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst, with visiting today from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 10, Amherst, will hold their service today at 7 p.m., followed by parish prayer at 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. from St. Charles Roman Catholic Church, Amherst, with Rev. John Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in St. Charles-Nativity Cemetery, Amherst. Family flowers only. Donations in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice. 
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Published: 05/04/99

GALLANT, Jason Wilfred Henry - 23, Framboise, Richmond County, formerly of Toronto, died August 9, 1993, in Framboise. Born in Victoria, B.C., he was a son of Julia Gallant, Framboise, and Lawrence O'Donnell, Medicine Hat, Alta. He was a member of St. Margaret's Parish, Grand Mira and attended service at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Framboise. He recently acquired his grade 12 equivalency diploma in Sydney. He had been employed in the family run canteen business in Framboise. He is survived by his maternal grandmother, Kathleen Gallant, Framboise; paternal grandfather, John O'Donnell, Toronto; stepsister, Kelly O'Donnell, Medicine Hat; half-brother, Morgan O'Donnell, Medicine Hat. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph's Church, Reserve Mines, Rev. Joseph MacDonald officiating. Burial will be in parish cemetery, Reserve. Donations may be made to Izaak Walton Killam Children's Hospital, Halifax. 
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Published: 08/14/93

GALLANT, Jean Pierre - 82, Cocagne, N.B., died August 1, 1994, in Dr. Georges L. Dumont Hospital, Moncton. Born in Prince Edward Island, he was a son of the late Jean Pierre and Obeline (Arsenault) Gallant. He was a retired fisherman, working for 46 years. He was a member of St. Pierre Roman Catholic Church, Cocagne; member of Bouctouche Legion and a veteran of the Second World War, serving overseas in France, Germany and Holland. He is survived by his wife, the former Lucie Legere; four daughters, Marie Germaine (Mrs. Rick Richard), Corinne Gauvin, both of Moncton; Murielle (Mrs. Leonard Breau), Maria (Mrs. Murray Daine), both of Cocagne; seven sons, Jean Paul, Gerald, Louis, all of Halifax; Gerard, Terrence, both of Cocagne; Rheal, Maurice, both of Shipagan; brother, Leo, Prince Edward Island; 14 grandchildren. He was predeceased by three brothers, Camille, Alyre, Willard; sister, Evelyne. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4 p.m. Wednesday in St. Pierre Roman Catholic Church, Cocagne, where funeral will be 7 p.m. Wednesday under the direction of Frenette's Funeral Home, St. Antoine. 
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Published: 08/02/94

GALLANT, Joseph Charles (Joe) - 82, 38 Amelia St., Sydney, died May 30, 1996, at home. Born in Sydney, he was a son of the late Alphonse and Theotiste (Finn) Gallant. He was a member of Sacred Heart Parish, Sydney. At the time of his death he was employed with Harris & Harris in Sydney where he worked for the last 25 years. He previously worked at Sydney Steel and Warnock Hersey Inspection. Surviving are his wife, the former Catherine Curry; daughter, Linda, Ottawa; sister, Alma Chiasson, Sydney; a number of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, Charles, Albert; sister, Agnes; several brothers and sisters in infancy. Visitation 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 79 p.m. Saturday in T.W. Curry Funeral Home, Sydney. Funeral 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Sacred Heart Church. 
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Published: 05/31/96

GALLANT, Joseph Frederick (Fred) - 67, Halifax, died November 10, 1996, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site. Born in Waltham, Mass., he was a son of the late Joseph and Florence (MacDonald) Gallant. He moved to Margaree Harbour at the age of three. Later he lived and worked for over 20 years in Halifax as a laborer. Since 1990, he had been a resident of Northwood Terrace. Surviving are sisters, Isabel (Mrs. Damien McQuaid), Valerie Gallant, Bramlea, Ont.; sister, Marie Gallant, Moncton, N.B.; brothers, Leo, Buckingham, Que., Don, Owen Sound, Ont. He was predeceased by brothers, James, Arthur and Collin. Visitation 79 p.m. today in Snow's Funeral Home, Windsor Street. Funeral 12 noon Tuesday in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Donations to any charity. 
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Published: 11/11/96

GALLANT, Joseph M. - 68, Neil's Harbour, formerly of 51 Holland St., Reserve Mines, died December 20, 1993, in Buchanan Memorial Hospital, Neil's Harbour. Born in Reserve Mines, he was a son of the late Jessie and John Gallant. He was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Reserve Mines. He was employed for 34 years with Municipal Ready Mix, Sydney. He is survived by five sisters, Dorothy, Sydney; Josie, Westmount; Muriel, Evelyn, Winnie, all of Reserve Mines; brother, Wendell, Halifax. He was predeceased by a sister, Adeline. There will be no visitation by request. Funeral will be 10 a.m. today in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Reserve Mines. Donations may be made to Highland Manor Nursing Home or St. Joseph's Cemetery Fund. 
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Published: 12/22/93

GALLANT, Joseph Maurice Henry - 78, Mayfield Road, P.E.I., formerly of Halifax, died August 25, 1993, in the Halifax Infirmary. He was a son of the late Andrew T. and Margaret Gallant. After 39 years of employment at the Halifax shipyards, he retired to Prince Edward Island with his wife. He is survived by his wife, the former Annie Perry; two sons, Joseph, Ontario; David, Halifax; five daughters, Sandra, Teresa, both of Dartmouth; Joanne, Ottawa; Audrey, Marie, both of British Columbia; 16 grandchildren; four sisters, Evelyn, Halifax County; Ada, Mona, Marie, all of North Rustico, P.E.I.; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Bradford; infant daughter, Mary. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Stella Maris Parish Church, North Rustico. Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Ann's Church, Hope River, P.E.I. Burial will be in St. Ann's Parish Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to any charity. 
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Published: 08/27/93

GALLANT, Joseph W. - 58, Dartmouth, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Sunday, February 28, 1999, in Dartmouth General Hospital after a short battle with cancer. Born in Dartmouth on December 27, 1940, he was the son of the late Wilbert and Stella (Brigley) Gallant. He retired from Imperial Oil in January 1998. Surviving are his loving wife, the former Patsy Condran; stepsons, Trevor and wife Janet, Cape Breton; Tyler and Terry, both of Dartmouth; stepdaughters, Shelley (Mrs. Ken McCurdy), Michelle, both of Dartmouth; grandchildren, Teri-Lee, Blair, Daniel, Karly; sister, Joan Straughn, Sackville; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Gloria. Cremation has taken place. Family flowers only by request. Memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 3, in Atlantic Funeral Home chapel, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, Rev. James Haughn officiating. Interment to follow in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. The family has asked that donations in his memory be made to Canadian Cancer Society.
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Published: 03/01/99

GALLANT, June Anita - 49, Lake Echo, Halifax County, died July 3, 1993, at home. Born in Halifax and raised in Woodside, she was a daughter of William E. Lyon and the late Alice Maude (Mitchell) Lyon. She was employed at Doane Raymond Charter Accountants, Dartmouth for the past 16 years. She is survived by her husband, Anthony (Bunny, Tony); three sons, Andrew, Kingston, Ont.; Burkley, Richard, both of Dartmouth; sister, Sylvia (Mrs. Philip Purdy), Eastern Passage; five grandchildren. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, Main Street, Dartmouth. There will be no visitation or memorial service by request. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or any charity. 
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Published: 07/05/93

GALLANT, Kathaleen - 75, 531 Three Rivers Rd., Framboise, died March 31, 1998, in Glace Bay Health Care Complex. Born in Reserve Mines, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Catherine (McNeil) McDonald. She was a former resident of Reserve Mines and a former member of St. Joseph's Church. In her earlier years, she moved to Toronto and while there, became a member of the 3rd Order of the Secular Franciscans. In 1992 she returned to Cape Breton and resided with her daughter in Framboise. She was affiliated with St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Surviving are daughter, Julia Gallant; brothers, Russell, North Sydney; Hector, Toronto; sister, Mary Alice Whitfield, Glace Bay; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Harry; brothers, John Walter, Roderick Leo; grandson, Jason. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Church, Reserve, Rev. Ray Huntley officiating. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery.
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Published: 04/01/98

GALLANT, Katherine E. - 41, Brookdale, died suddenly June 19, 1998. Born in Amherst, she was a daughter of Ivan and Carrie Ripley. She had been previously employed with Human Resources Canada, Atlantic Lottery, and Blue Cross, Moncton. At the time of her death, she was employed with Cumberland Regional Housing Authority. She had been an active participant in community activities. She is survived by her husband, Hugh; children, Erin and Matthew; brothers, Gary and wife Mary, David and wife Lynn, all of Rothesay, N.B.; Ian and wife Janet, Truemanville; sisters, Mary Jane and husband Graham Frasier, Amherst; Susan and husband Donald Trask, Brookdale; several nieces and nephews. Visitation will take place 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, in Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church, Amherst, with Rev. Byron Corkum officiating. Burial will take place in Fenwick Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Above and Beyond Campaign or a charity of your choice.
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Published: 06/22/98

GALLANT, Kenneth Carter - 62, London, Ont., died peacefully in St. Joseph's Health Centre on Wednesday, June 30, 1999. Mr. Gallant was an employee with the London City Catholic School Board and a member of Knights of Columbus. Loving father of Michael Gallant and his wife Lori; Theresa Bernadine and her husband Peter, London, Ont. Dear grandfather of Sabrina and Samantha. Also survived by loving sisters, Anna Burke, Mary Georgie Gallant and Margaret MacLeod and her husband Allan, all of Sydney. Also survived by six nephews, two nieces, three grandnephews, three grandnieces, a great-grandnephew and a great-grandniece. Predeceased by his parents, Greta (Condon) and Albert Gallant; brothers, Gerald and Albert. Ken will be greatly missed by dear family and friends who knew and loved his vibrant personality and kind, generous ways. There will be no funeral home visitation or service. A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Peter's Basilica, 196 Dufferin Ave., on Saturday, July 3, at 9:30 a.m. Interment at a later date in Sydney. Memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Needham Funeral Service, London. 
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Published: 07/02/99

GALLANT, Kenneth Stephen - 51, Dutch Village Road, Halifax, died February 12, 1993, in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Halifax, he was a son of Bessie (Rafuse) Gallant, Herring Cove, and the late Matthew Gallant. He was a five-year member of the Royal Canadian Army and a former member of Royal Canadian Legion, Scotia Branch. He is survived by his wife, the former Clara (Bubbles) Brown; two sons, Stephen, Halifax; John, London, Ont.; daughter, Michelle, London, Ont.; stepson, Peter LeBlanc, Halifax; six stepdaughters, Linda Oakley, Sandra Johnson, both of Mount Uniacke; Dena Snow, Brenda LeBlanc, Cathy LeBlanc, all of Halifax; Christine LeBlanc, Hatchet Lake; seven brothers, Stanley, Edgar, both of Herring Cove; Arthur, Oromocto, N.B.; Ronald, Ottawa; Anthony, Toronto; Gordon, Dartmouth; Joseph, Halifax; four sisters, Margaret Fultz, Dartmouth; Mary Jennex, Barbara Harnish, both of Herring Cove; Doris MacManus, Toronto; 26 grandchildren; four greatgrandchildren; 32 nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Wallace, Lester; sister, Viola Gow; stepson, Ricky LeBlanc. The body is in J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., visiting 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, where funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in their chapel, Rev. Gerald David officiating. Cremation to follow. Burial will be at a later date in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. 
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Published: 02/15/93

GALLANT, Lorna-Jean Blanche - 46, Conquerall Bank, Lunenburg Co., died January 7, 1998, in South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater. Born in Middle LaHave, she was a daughter of the late Norman and Thelma Hartman. Surviving are her husband, William; sons, Richard, Pleasant River; Trevor, Windsor; sister, Gail (Mrs. David Parnell), Lightwater, England; a granddaughter. Cremation has taken place. Committal at a later date in Middle LaHave Cemetery. Donations to SHAID Animal Shelter, Canadian Cancer Society or Middle LaHave Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Maritime Funeral Homes Ltd., New Germany.
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Published: 01/10/98

GALLANT, Lucy Anne - 87, Belle CÍte, died July 4, 1997, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Cheticamp. Born in Margaree, she was a daughter of the late Paddy and Louise (Doucet) LeBlanc. She was a member of St. Michael's Church, Margaree, and a charter member of the CWL, and a member of New Horizon Senior Citizens Club. She was a post mistress in Terre Noire for over 25 years. Surviving are sons, Anthony, Belle CÍte; Louis, Waltham, Mass.; Joseph Henri, St. Nicholas, Que.; Tommy, Oakville, Ont.; Roger, Riverview, N.B.; daughters, Mary Louise (Mrs. Lionel Aucoin), St. Joseph du Moine; Germaine LeBlanc, Yvonne Ryan, Belle CÍte; Aurore (Mrs. Calvin Green), Truro; Beatrice (Mrs. Bernie LeBlanc), Ottawa; Helen (Mrs. Simon Poirier), Eleanor (Mrs. Victor Arsenault), Waltham, Mass.; brother, Arsene, Belle CÍte; stepbrother, Arthur LeBlanc, Riverview, N.B.; sisters, Marie Emma Lefort, Margaree; Helen Ryan, New Waterford; stepsisters, Julie Anne Doucet, St. Julie, Que.; Adele Doucet, New Hampshire; Vina Aucoin, Halifax; 41 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles; son, Daniel; daughter, Eugenie; stepbrother, Tommy LeBlanc; stepsister, Cecil Chiasson. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday in Margaree (New Horizon) Senior Citizen Hall. Funeral 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Michael's Church, Margaree, Rev. Charlie Donovan officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to any charity. Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.
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Published: 07/05/97

GALLANT, Marcellin A. - 83, Margaree, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at his home on April 20, 1997. Born in Margaree, he was a son of the late Isidore and Marie (LeBlanc) Gallant. He was a member of St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church and an honorary member of Margaree Volunteer Fire Department. He was a carpenter by trade, and operated an Irving station in the Margaree area for many years. Surviving are his wife, the former Josephine Deagle; son, Lawrence and family, Margaree; brothers, Edmund, Inverness Manor; Lubin, Margaree; Ephrem, Ottawa; niece, Rosie MacKay, who lived with him and his family for many years; several other nieces and nephews; four grandchildren. He was predeceased by brother, Calist; sister, Agnes; stepbrother, Joseph; stepsisters, Minnie, Rose, Catherine. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, funeral 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, both in St. Michael's Church, Margaree, Rev. Martin MacDougall officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Family f lowers only. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or any charity. Arrangements entrusted to Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd. 
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Published: 04/21/97

GALLANT, Margaret Jean - 75, Granville Ferry. We, the husband and children, announce with sadness, the death of Margaret Gallant, in Soldiers' Memorial Hospital on October 3, 2006. She was born on December 14, 1930, in Annapolis Royal, and was the eldest daughter of the late Charles and Hilda (Smith) Riley. Margaret owned and operated Nightingale Rest Home in Granville Ferry for over 25 years in a professional manner. She treated her many patients with kindness and compassion. She is survived by her husband, Peter V. Gallant, and her children, Gail (John) Beaulieu, Alec (Lorrie) Penny, George Penny, Michael (Sandra) Gallant, Dawn (Bob) Tapplin and Pamela Gallant; grandchildren, Chantel, Manon, John, Candace, Collin, Kane, Jessica, Heidi, Jillian, Danielle, Melanie, and Andrea; great-grandchildren, Brittney, Dylan, Alyson, Riley, Thomas; sisters, Isabelle (Al) Marshall, Agnes (John) Troop, and Connie Southern. She was predeceased by her brother, Truman, and daughter-in-law, Astrid. As per Margaret's request, there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 7, in St. Louis Catholic Church, Father Tom McQuade officiating. Interment at a later date. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kaulbach Family Funeral Home, Annapolis Royal. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Palliative Care Units of Annapolis Community Health Centre and Soldiers' Memorial Hospital. E-mail condolences to: KAULBACHFH@ns.aliantzinc.ca
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Published: October 6, 2006

GALLANT, Martina Evelyn - 83, Halifax, died October 25, 1996, in QE II Health Sciences Centre, Infirmary Site. Born in Amherst, she was a daughter of the late Jeramiah and Mary (Hashie) Gallant. She worked at W.F. Woolworth for many years and retired from The Cake Box after 30 years. She was a member of St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church; Margaret Rose Friendship Club; Children of Mary and the CWL. Surviving are son, Paul Duncan, Thunder Bay, Ont.; daughter, Jean Sherren, Halifax; sisters, Jean Lenaghan, Thelma Kiely, Halifax; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Gordon Duncan; sisters, Adeline, Helen; brother, Elmer. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Sunday in Atlantic Funeral Home, Bayers Road, Halifax. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. In lieu of flowers, donations to Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia branch. 
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Published: 10/26/96

GALLANT, Mary Elizabeth - 90, Oakwood Terrace, Dartmouth, April 7, 1995, in the home. Born in Noank, Conn., she was a daughter of the late Henry and Elizabeth (MacDougall) Ellis. She had been a resident of Woodside for over 61 years. She was a longtime member of Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, belonging to Children of Mary and the Legion of Mary. She and her late husband, John where charter members of the Association of Mentally Retarded (Dartmouth branch) and worked diligently for that organization until 1985. Surviving are daughters, Shirley Henderson, Zella Gallant, Dartmouth; sons, Gervais (Friday), David, Camillus (Joe), Dartmouth; Ellis, Halifax; Blaine (Bunny), Lake Echo; sister, Ann Schatz, Pamona, N.Y.; half-brother, George, Nanuet, N.Y.; 25 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John; sons, Blair, Kevin; gandson, Michael. Funeral 10 a.m. today in Immaculate Conception Church, Pleasant Street, Dartmouth, Rev. Ken Robertson officiating. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Donations to DASC Industries, 24-10 Akerley Blvd., Dartmouth or Regional Residential Services Society. Arrangements under the direction of Dartmouth Funeral Home. 
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Published: 04/10/95

GALLANT, Mary Geraldine - 91, Young Street, Halifax, died February 27, 1998, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, VG Site. A lifelong resident of Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Johanna (Murphy) Walker. She was a retiree of the office staff of Victoria General Hospital, a founding member of St. Catherine of Sienna Church, a longtime member of the auxiliary of Frederick Fraser School for the Blind and a 40-year member of the Catholic Women's League. Surviving are stepsons, Frank, Halifax; Elmer, Dartmouth; Roy, Eastern Passage; stepdaughters, Mary Ellen Collins, Framingham, Mass.; Muriel George, Dartmouth; Jean Baldwin, Gays River. She was predeceased by her husband, William J.; stepson, Edward; sister, Catherine Kennedy; brother-in-law, Patrick Kennedy. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Atlantic Funeral Home, Bayers Road, Halifax. Funeral 11 a.m. Tuesday in St. Catherine of Sienna Church, Bayers Road, Rev. R. March officiating. Burial in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Reception to follow in the church hall. Donations to Hope Cottage or St. Vincent de Paul Society (St. Catherine of Sienna Conference).
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Published: 03/02/98

GALLANT, Mary M. - 81, Sydney, 149 Brookland St., Sydney, died November 29, 1998, in Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Lower River Inhabitants, she was a daughter of the late Murdock and Mary (Richards) Hureau. She was a member of St. Joseph's Parish, Sydney. She was employed at Lynch's Bakery for a number of years and then employed up until her death as a secretary with Dr. Gupta, Sydney. She was an avid hockey fan and card player. Surviving are four nieces, Sydney; three nephews, a niece, Ontario; sister, Casilda Hureau, Sydney; brother, Jim (Cowboy) Hureau, Sydney. She was predeceased by her husband, Emery Gallant; brothers, Joseph, Bernard, Thomas, one in infancy; sister, Yvonne Kilburn. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, in T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel. Funeral mass 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Joseph's Church, Rev. D. MacDonald officiating. Burial in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks. Family flowers only. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
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Published: 12/01/98

GALLANT, Michael A. - 70, 46 Sterling Rd., Glace Bay, died October 7, 1996, in Glace Bay Health Care Corp., South Street. Born in Gardiner Mines, he was a son of the late Michael and Annie (Farrell) Gallant. He had been a longtime resident of Gardiner Mines and was a member of St. James Parish. He was employed as a pipe fitter at the heavy water plant, Glace Bay, and had earlier worked with P.J. Cadagan Fish Plant, Glace Bay. He was a member of Local 682 UAOPS. Surviving are sons, Michael Jr., Reserve; Alexander, Glace Bay; daughter, Michelle (Mrs. Fred McIvor), Glace Bay; stepdaughter, Diane (Mrs. Frank Berna), Dartmouth; 11 grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Anna MacDonald; stepdaughter, Eileen Driscoll; granddaughter, Paula Driscoll; brother, James P.; sister, Mary Jane MacKinnon. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday in Curry Funeral Home, 140 Main St., Glace Bay. Funeral 10 a.m. Friday in St. James Church, Rev. James Oliver officiating. Burial in parish cemetery. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society. 
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Published: 10/09/96

GALLANT, Pius John - 68, Halifax, died March 13, 1996, in Victoria General Hospital. Born in Piusville, P.E.I., he was a son of the late Isidore and Rose Gallant. He was a self-employed carpenter who enjoyed fishing. Surviving are brother, Edward and wife Mary, their children and grandchildren, all of Halifax; daughter, Roseanne Gallant and her mother, Hazel, Halifax; granddaughter, Tracy Gallant; a great-grandson, Halifax. He was predeceased by brother, Max Gallant. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, prayers 2:30 p.m. today, both in Cruikshanks Halifax Funeral Home, Robie Street. Funeral 9 a.m. Saturday in Canadian Martyrs' Church, Halifax, Rev. Terry Walsh SJ officiating. Burial to follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. 
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Published: 03/15/96

GALLANT, Raymond - 93, 2225 Sydney Rd., Reserve Mines, died September 30, 1997, in Glace Bay General Hospital (DVA Unit), South Street. Born in Gardiner Mines, he was a son of the late Simon S. and Agnes (Bennett) Gallant. He was a member of St. Joseph's Church, Reserve Mines, where was he once the caretaker. He was a 4th degree member of Knights of Columbus and member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 2, Reserve Mines. He was a veteran of the Second World War and served overseas with the Royal Canadian Army. He was a very active in the community and served as police chief when Reserve has its own department. He was a caretaker of the local post office; served on the board of directors of the Credit Union in Reserve Mines and was at one time fire chief. He was a former employee of Dominion Coal Co. and was overman in #20 colliery. He was the oldest living member of his community. Surviving are son, Daniel Joseph MacIntosh, Reserve Mines; sister, Ida Gillis; a nephew; two grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Mabel Joe-Hanna Beaton; several sisters and brothers. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, KOC service 7:30 p.m. Thursday, both in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral 11 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Church, Reserve Mines, Rev. Ray Huntley officiating. Burial to follow in parish cemetery.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/01/97

GALLANT, Rita Caroline - 68, 107 Holland St., Reserve Mines, Cape Breton, died March 29, 1993, Glace Bay Community Hospital. Born in Gardiner Mines, Cape Breton, she was a daughter of the late Dan Joe and Caroline (O'Brien) MacAdam. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church, Reserve Mines. She is survived by her husband, Angus J.; a granddaughter; sister, Nora MacPhee, Tompkinsville, Cape Breton; brother, Ignatius, Gardiner Mines. She was predeceased by two daughters, Mary Marguerite, Mary Agnes; three sisters, Mary E. MacNeil, Caroline MacNeil, Theresa Whent. Visitation will be after 7 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph's Church. Burial will be in parish cemetery. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 03/30/93

GALLANT, Russell Anthoney - 70, Beaverbank, died November 19, 1997, in QEII Health Sciences Centre. Born in Bloomfield, P.E.I., he was a son of the late George and Rose (Collins) Gallant. He was a painter with various companies. He was an avid hunter, was interested in stock cars and loved horses. Surviving are his wife, the former Hazel Simpson; sons, Doug, British Columbia; Eric, Halifax; daughters, Pearl, Beaverbank; Debbie, Toronto; Christine, Enfield; brothers, Robert, Summerside, P.E.I.; Elwood, Hamilton, Ont.; sisters, Doris (Mrs. Ronald Moser), Dartmouth; Theresa (Mrs. Milton Ashley), Mrs. Mildred Bernard, Summerside; Mrs. Rita Gallant, Hamilton; stepbrothers, Elmer Moser, Summerside; Murray and Ronald Moser, Dartmouth; Aubrey, Halifax; eight grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by son, Barry; daughter, Linda. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Sunday, funeral 11 a.m. Monday, both in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Rev. Ron Cutler officiating. Burial in Oakridge Memory Gardens. Family flowers only. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/21/97

GALLANT, Teresa Ann - 58, 34 Princeton Ct., Pictou, passed away peacefully in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, after a valiant battle with cancer. She is now watching over her surviving family, her husband, Walter; son, Mark; daughter and son-in-law, Mary K. and John Fanning and her grandson, Drew, all of Pictou; her brother, Robert Burke, Louisbourg; uncle, Daniel Joseph Thomas, Louisbourg; aunt, Mary Thomas, Dartmouth; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She will now join her parents, Fred and Sarah Katherine (Thomas) Burke; uncles, Robert Thomas and Alexander Burke; aunt, Marion Thomas; grandparents, Mary Ann and John Henry Thomas, Mary and Charles Burke; special friend and mother-in-law, Mary (McCormick) Gallant Eaton. During her life, she was employed by Trenton Works Ltd. for 25 years. Prior to making Pictou her home, she was employed by Maritime Medical and Garden View Restaurant, Halifax. She also served in the Canadian Armed Forces. During her nine years as a town councillor, she served on many committees, including the Riverview Adult Residential Centre board, Pictou County Transit, Waterfront Development, Planning Commission, Social Services, Public Works, Tourism, Rink Commission, Exhibition, and chairing the Police and Fire Committee, during which time, she worked diligently to raise funds for the Jaws of Life. She formed the Pictou School Bowlers. She was a member of the Ways and Means Committees of both Pictou Minor Hockey and Pictou Ringette. She also raised funds with the School Bowlers for Christmas Daddies. She also worked at and ran the Stella Maris Church Bingo. She was a volunteer for the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Diabetes Association while her health permitted. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today and Sunday in McLaren Funeral Home, Pictou. Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Monday in Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church, Pictou, Rev. Peter MacDonald officiating. Burial will be in Seaview Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Pictou Fire Department truck fund.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/14/98

GALLANT, Teresa D. - 96, 31 Fairview Ave., Amherst, died October 24, 1994, at home. Born in Bangor, Maine, she was a daughter of the late Clinton and Sadie (Byard) Halfkenny. She was a member of Faith United Pentecostal Church. She is survived by her daughter, Jean, Amherst; son, Warren (Brud), Florida; three sisters, Pauline, Halifax; Vera Clyke, Truro; Jean Spence, Montreal; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Harold Joe Sr.; son, Harold Ross; three brothers and four sisters. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Faith United Penetcostal Church, Rev. Harold Cole officiating. Burial will be in Amherst Cemetery. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 10/25/94

FORMER HERALD EMPLOYEE TED GALLANT DIES IN HALIFAX - GALLANT, Theodore J. (Ted) - 5770 Spring Garden Road, Halifax, died November 23, 1994, in Camp Hill Hospital. Born at Egmond Bay, P.E.I., he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Cyriac Gallant. He was employed in the printing industry in Charlottetown and Kentville prior to working for The Halifax Herald Limited for over 40 years until retirement. He was a financial secretary of Council 1097 Knights of Columbus for over 40 years and a member of the Archbishop McCarthy Assembly, Knights of Columbus. He is survived by his wife, the former Gertrude Smith; two sons, Paul F., David J., both of Halifax; three grandchildren; brothers, Frank, Ivan, both of Charlottetown, P.E.I.; sister Mrs. Josie Arsenault, Charlottetown. He was predeceased by a sister, Agnes; brothers, Philip, Fred, Joseph, Henry. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. tonight, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday in Snow's Funeral Home, Windsor Street. Funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Mary's Basilica, Halifax, Rev. J. Thomas officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to any charity. 
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 11/24/94

GALLANT, Tillie - 72, 5 Hall St., Glace Bay, died July 9, 1998, in Glace Bay Health Care Complex. Born in Glace Bay, she was a daughter of the late Neil and Bridget (Nolan) McNeil. She was a member of Holy Cross Parish. She was employed for 15 years as a pay office clerk, retired from the Department of Human Resources, Development Canada, after 21 years of service. Surviving is her husband, Flem. She was predeceased by brothers, Roddie, Sonny; sisters, Thelma, Penny. There will be no visitation. Service 1 p.m. Saturday in Curry Funeral Home, 775 Main St., Glace Bay, Rev. John Graham officiating. Burial in St. Anne's Cemetery. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 07/10/98

GALLANT, William Joseph - 78, Halifax, died February 23, 1999, in Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII. Born in Prince Edward Island, he was a son of the late Emile and Nancy Gallant. He served with Prince Edward Island Highlanders during the Second World War and later worked with Belliveau Painting Ltd. Surviving are his wife, the former Edna Bennett; daughter, Carol (Mrs. Frank Valiquette), Sackville; Debbie Snook, Kim Grove, at home; son, Wayne, Dartmouth; sisters, Marguerite (Mrs. Camille Arsenault), Teresa (Mrs. Elmer Poirier), St. Nicholas, P.E.I.; brother, Raymond, Halifax; four grandchildren; two great-grand-children; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, Leo, Marc; sisters, Doreen Perry, Rose Poirier, Helena Bourgoyne; a great-grandchild. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 3:45 p.m. Friday in J.A. Snow Funeral Chapel, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Burial in Fort Massey Cemetery. Donations to any charity.
The Chronicle-Herald/The Mail-Star
Published: 02/25/99

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