Julia Hunsley – 2017

It is with deep sadness that the family of Julia May Hunsley age 96, of Amherst announce her passing on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Northumberland Hall, Amherst, NS. Born in Midgic, NB she was a daughter of the late William and Kate (Fillmore) Patterson. In her younger years Julia worked for […]






Joseph Goodwin – 2017

It is with saddened hearts that the family of Joseph Walter Goodwin age 94 of Amherst announce his passing on Monday, February 13, 2017 at home. Born in Parrsboro, NS he was a son of the late Walter and Bessie (Perry) Goodwin. In his younger years Joe worked on the family farm […]






Lloyd Langille

Lloyd Langille July 8, 1936 – February 12, 2017

It is with great sadness the family of Lloyd Lester Langille age 80 of East Amherst announce his peaceful passing at home on Sunday, February 12, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Born in New Glasgow, he was the son of the late Lloyd Langille and Gertrude (Cavanagh) Langille. He will be […]







David Buddy Bland

David Buddy Bland May 20, 1927 – February 12, 2017

David “Buddy” Lawrence Bland age 89 of Amherst passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2016 at the Gables Lodge in Amherst surrounded by his loving family. Born in Amherst, he was the son of the late G. Lawrence and Pearl (Burgess) Bland. Buddy was employed by Robb Engineering for 43 years and […]







George Forrest

George Forrest March 11, 1937 – February 6, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that the family of George Aubrey Forrest age 79 of Amherst announce his peaceful passing on Monday, February 6, 2017 surrounded by his loving family at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Center. Born in Amherst Point, NS, he was the son of the late Aubrey and Alice […]