Francis Vincent ‘Bud’ Cohoon – 1936-2017

Francis Vincent ‘Bud’ Cohoon 1936-2017 COHOON, Francis Vincent « Bud »- Age 80, passed away peacefully at home in Canso, on Friday, June 16, 2017. He was born on December 4, 1936 in Canso to the late Cecil and Rose Cohoon. He is survived by his wife, Gladys, Canso; daughters, Gillian Cohoon, Halfway Cove; Keran Malcolm, Bedford; […]






James Austin Fitzgerald – 1930-2017

James Austin Fitzgerald 1930-2017 FITZGERALD, James Austin- Age 86, Lower Sackville/Canso passed away peacefully on Monday, April 24, 2017, in the Sagewood Long Term Care Facility, Lower Sackville. Born in Canso, he was a son of the late Howard and Rebecca (O’Hearn) Fitzgerald. James was a seaman and worked on the lake boats for many […]






Mary ‘Verna’ Grant – 1931-2017

Mary ‘Verna’ Grant 1931-2017 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Mary Verna Grant on Saturday, April 8, 2017 in Eastern Memorial Hospital, Canso. Verna was a daughter of the late Levi and Gertie (Keefe) Haines spent her 85 years residing happily in Little Dover. Verna is survived by her son, […]






Everett ‘Glenn’ Alexander Holmes – 1963-2017

Everett ‘Glenn’ Alexander Holmes 1963-2017 HOLMES, Everett « Glenn » Alexander- Age 53, Mulgrave. We regret to announce the sudden passing of Glenn Holmes on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at home. Born in Antigonish he was a son of Eleanor (Murray) and the late Everett Holmes. Glenn graduated from Mulgrave Memorial School and then went on to […]






Margaret Alberta (Hurst) Bond - 1934-2017

Margaret Alberta (Hurst) Bond – 1934-2017

Margaret Alberta (Hurst) Bond 1934-2017 BOND (Hurst), Margaret Alberta – Age 83, Canso. It is with sadness and sorrow we announce the passing of our dear mother, Bertha on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, died peacefully at home with loved ones. Born on January 2, 1934, in Canso she was a daughter of the late Percy […]