Middleton NS Obituaries and Funeral Related News
Obits, Aug. 8 | Obituaries - South Strand newsWednesday, March 27, 2019
Natasha Dones and Renarda Dones, and her granddaughter, Karis Sparkman, all of Georgetown; her siblings, Benjamin Ward of England, Norma D. Mitchell, Alvester Dones and Yvette Y. Middleton, all of Georgetown; and her companion, Renard Kennedy of Georgetown.Funeral services entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.Betty DuncanBetty Cantrell Duncan, 75, the widow of James Earl Duncan, departed this life to be home with her Lord and waiting family and friends on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Roper Berkeley Hospital.Mrs. Duncan was born a daughter of Arnold Mark Cantrell and Willie Mae Thomas Cantrell on January 14, 1943, in Chatsworth, Georgia. She was a 1961 graduate of Murray County High School and attended nursing school until she joined the United States Army. As a Untied States Army Veteran, Betty served as a switch board operator. She was retired from the Georgetown County School District where she worked as the Manager of the of the Andrews High School Cafeteria. She was an active member of the Bethel United Methodist Church where she was involved in the Wonderful Wednesdays, Sunshine Kids, and Bible studies. Betty Cantrell Duncan - a Christian servant, a devoted wife, a loving mother and grandmother - bestows upon all a legacy of a Shepherd's Heart and the fulfilling of Psalm 119:11, "Thy Word have I hid in my heart, that I might not sin against thee."Mrs. Duncan leaves behind: two daughters, Beth (Ricky) Poston and Jade (Neil) Cantey; four grandchildren, Kyle Newton, Madison Cantey, Brock Cantey, Richie (Kateland) Poston; and two great-grandchildren, Avery and Kylie.A Home Going Celebration with Military Honors was 3 p.m., Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial, directed by McKenzie Funeral Home, followed in the Bethel Cemetery.The Duncan family received family and friends prior to the service from 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary.McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to have served the Duncan family.Florence EaddyFlorence Campbell Eaddy, 102, died on July 15, 2018, in Georgetown. Funeral services were held on July 21, 2018, at Shiloh A.M.E. Church, conducted by Rev. Timothy Cooper, Pastor.Mrs. Eaddy was born on July 4, 1916, in Georgetown County, the first of five siblings from the marital union of Mr. Thomas Phillip Campbell Sr. and Mrs. Oranna Geathers Campbell. She completed High School at the Avery Institute of Charleston. "Sister," as she was affectionately known, attended Shiloh A.M.E. Church where her parents worshiped. It was there that Christ was accepted as her personal Savior. She married her high school sweetheart, Mr. Lewis Eaddy. They moved to New York City and were later blessed with a beautiful daughter. Mrs. Eaddy was employed for decades in the "Garment District" of New York City. She was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church of Harlem. She returned to Georgetown in 1979 and joined Dickerson A.M.E. Church. After her husband's passing, she moved her membership back to Shiloh A.M.E. Church, serving faithfully, and was honored with the title "Mother of the Church."Surviving are her daughter, Ms. Marthena Bonner of Georgetown; her sisters, Mrs. Beatrice C. Rice and Ms. Ruthena Campbell, both of Georgetown County.Funeral services entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.David HerltDavid Edward Herlt was born on the 24th of July, 1941, the oldest of three children born to Maurice (Pete) Herlt and Dorothy Fanning in Troy, New York. Dave attended Paul Smiths College in the Adirondacks and enlisted shortly after graduation in the US Coast Guard where he would also meet and marry Mary Koster. Dave attended North Carolina State after hi...
Sports in short: March 16 - Belleville IntelligencerThursday, April 12, 2018
Matthew Petracca (4), Ty Lavers (3); Celia Reynolds (2); and Kate Jones (2) all turned in top-10 finishes.Sibohan Bodrug, Olivia Demianchuk, Gwen Gillingham, Abby Latchford and Quinn Middleton all had PB swims.MIDGET MINOR AA BULLSThe Kristen Moggach Remax midget minor Belleville Bulls wrapped up their Lakeshore League semi-final series 6-2 in points over Peterborough with a 2-0 win in their last game.Jayden Schirmers registered the shutout; Zack Ellis and Devin Sampson supplied the goals. Kellen Irwin was voted Player of the Game.Previous scores were: Bulls 4, Peterborough 1; Bulls 3, Peterborough 0; Peterborough 4, Bulls 2.ON DECK: League final vs. Kingston, TBA.QUINTE WEST PEEWEE HAWKSThe peewee A Quinte West Hawks will clash with the Erie Northshore (Kingsville) Storm in an OMHA all-Ontario championship series set to start this weekend at Community Gardens in Trenton.Hawks carry an overall season record of 62-6-5 into the provincial final, including three tournament titles. They won the Lakeshore League penannt with an undefeate record of 28-0-2 and were international Silver Stick finalists.Games 1 and 2 are in Trenton; Games 3 and 4 are in Kingsville.ON DECK: Game 1 Saturday at Community Gardens, 4 p.m.; Game 2 Sunday at 1 p.m. at Community Gardens.PEEWEE CENTRE HASTINGS GRIZZLIESThe McConnell Funeral Home peewee Centre Hastings Grizzlies claimed their regional minor hockey playoff championship in marathon fashion, defeating the Campbellford Colts 6-5 in double overtime in the deciding game.Tied 5-5 after three periods, Grizzlies got the winning goal from Sam Fluke in double O.T. with the teams reduced to playing 3-on-3. Carson Van Allen and Samuel Gale assisted. Fluke finished the game with four goals.Earlier Centre Hastings scoring was: Evan Yeo from Van Allen and Gale; Fluke from Nate Dorie; Fluke, unassisted; Van Allen from Yeo and Fluke; Fluke from Carter Wright.Grizzlies wrapped up their season with an exhibition home-and-home series with Millbrook, losing 9-3 and 5-3. CH combined scoring was: Fluke from Aaron McMaster and Jacob Heard; Heard from Van Allen; Fluke (2) from Owen Meraw-Gilbey and Heard; Wright from Nolan Arseneault and Gale; Ryland Harvey from Fluke; McMaster from Heard; Fluke (2) from Gale and Arseneault.The team is planning a post-season awards banquet for next month, TBA.TWEED JUVENILE HAWKSAfter eliminating the South Bruce Blades in the OMHA semi-finals, the Tweed Hawks open a best-of-five/six-point series provincial CC juvenile championship series this weekend against the Cayuga Stars. Game 1 is tonight at 8:30 p.m. in Tweed.Hawks ousted South Bruce 3-0 in the best-of-three provincial semi-finals, but needed an O.T. goal on a strong individual effort by Jake Yohn to win Game 3 by a 2-1 margin on home ice. Tyrel McQuaigg was cited for a solid game in net for Tweed.ON DECK: OMHA CC-C juvenile championship — Game 1 tonight at Tweed, 8:30 p.m.; Games 2 and 3 Saturday and Sunday at Cayuga at 5 p.m.; Game 4 (if necessary) Saturday, March 24 at 3 p.m. at Tweed; Game 5 (if necessary) Sunday, March 25 at 1 p.m. at Cayuga; Game 6 (if necessary) Thursday, March 29 at 8:30 p.m. at Tweed.Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Yvonne SpencerTuesday, May 09, 2017
Spencer, Yvonne Marguerite (nee Middleton)
Died suddenly on Friday May 5, 2017 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood at the age of 95. Yvonne of Stayner, beloved wife of the late Harry Spencer. Dear partner of the late Bill Bain. Yvonne is survived by her sister Irene MacFarlane and is predeceased by five siblings. She will also be missed by her dearest friend Marie MacDonald, Marie's Family, the Spencer family, the Bain family and many community friends. Yvonne was a strong and independent woman. Her quick wit and sense of humour endeared her to many. She will be missed. A graveside ceremony will be held at a later date at the Stayner Union cemetery. If desired, donations to the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by her family and friends. To sign the Book of Memories, log on to www.carruthersdavidson.com...
Hillwood Chronicles Life of an American Diplomat in 1820s Russia - The Washington DiplomatFriday, April 21, 2017
Photos: Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens"Friends and Family" features watercolors and heirlooms from the family collection of Henry Middleton, who was posted to Russia as U.S. minister in the 1820s, including portraits of Comtesse Sophie Laval.In 1820, Henry Middleton traveled from South Carolina to St. Petersburg to take up his new post as minister to Russia. He and his family would stay in the city for a decade as they navigated the social and political intrigues of diplomatic life, all while documenting it through their family album filled with exquisitely detailed watercolor portraits.A new show at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens shines a light on this exciting time in U.S. foreign relations history through the Middleton family's collection of 45 watercolor and gouache portraits of those they met during their time abroad. This marks the first time the album has been publicly presented in its entirety, and the exhibition showcases the delicate portraits alongside various souvenirs and fashion items from the period."Friends and Fashion: An American Diplomat in 1820s Russia" is perfectly situated on the Hill...
Leigh Steinberg: Talking to Saskatchewan about Vince Young - Roanoke TimesWednesday, March 01, 2017
S.C., Whitney Paige Blankenship and Chase Turner Blankenship of Roanoke, Va.; great grandchildren, Ann Palmer Reynolds and Thomas Banks Reynolds of Atlanta, Ga.; nephews, Robert Gregory of Middleton, Wis., Richard Showalter of Beckley, W.Va., Charles Alphin of Buchanan, Va., Philip Clemmer of Hawaii, Wayne Eastman of Clarksville, Va., Donald Eastman of Hopewell, Va., Rusty Eastman of Stone Mountain, Ga., and niece Lillian Eastman of Hampton, Va. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 3, 2017 at Cave Spring Baptist Church in Roanoke, Va. A private burial will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Evergreen Burial Park followed by A Celebration of Dorothy's life at the Chapel of Light at Evergreen Burial Park at 11 a.m. Memorials may be made to Cave Spring Baptist Church. Let's block ads! (Why?)...
Police investigate Sydney funeral home for possible fraud - CBC.caWednesday, March 27, 2019
Cape Breton Regional Police are investigating a complaint of alleged fraud against S.W. Chant and Son Funeral Home in Sydney.The complaint came from Service Nova Scotia, which regulates the funeral industry in Nova Scotia.News of the police investigation comes just weeks after a suspicious fire at the funeral home, which is closed indefinitely.The department first launched an investigation into the home's financial records after a family complained about a funeral service in December of 2017.Officials found that the family had a contract with the funeral home for a prepaid service, but their money had not been placed in trust."There was a general concern that we had at the time which is why we decided to put a notice out to the public in the spring of 2018," said Rodger Gregg, registrar of cemetery and funeral services for Service Nova Scotia.'This is unusual for us to see'Service Nova Scotia suspended Chant's licence to sell prepaid funerals. And in the following months, 49 other people came forward with contracts amounting to about $170,000, said Gregg. The department worked with the funeral home to have that money re...
Joan Elnora Mahovlic - Alberni Valley NewsWednesday, March 27, 2019
Calvin and Eugene and her half-brothers Whiley and Richard.
She is survived by loving husband Mike Mahovlic, daughters Pearl (Colin) Drolet and Jory Smith; son Larry (Stephanie) Morse, all from Nova Scotia; and sons Shawn Coffill, Nanoose Bay, B.C., and Mark Coffill, Port Alberni, B.C.; step-daughter Trish (Rick) McCrate, Coquitlam; step-son Jim (Lori) Mahovlic, Calgary, Alberta; step-daughter Meg (John) Belanger, Campbell River, B.C.; step-son Paul Mahovlic, New Westminster, B.C. and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is also survived by brother Gerald (Janet) Salsman, Coldbrook, N.S.; brother Ronald (Jeanette) Salsman, Port Alberni, B.C.; sister Madelyn Wiles, Morristown, N.S.; brother Leo (Adele) Salsman, Trail, B.C.; sister Marilyn (Allan) Teal, Trenton, Ontario; and sister Freda Salsman, Waterville, N.S. as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank all the caring staff at Echo Village for everything, also to Pastor Platz for his spiritual support.
There will be a funeral service for Joan at Grace Lutheran Church, 4408 Redford Street, Port Alberni, B.C. on Monday, March 25, 2019, at 1:30 pm with a tea to follow.
Flowers are gratefully declined but if you wish to do so, donations to Grace Lutheran Church Memorial Fund would be greatly appreciated.
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No applicants yet for public seats on Nova Scotia funeral board - Cape Breton PostWednesday, March 27, 2019
SYDNEY, N.S. -
Anyone upset over what's happening in the funeral industry in Nova Scotia now has an opportunity to pull up a chair and do something about it.
For the first time, the Nova Scotia Board of Registration of Embalmers and Funeral Directors is offering two board seats to public advocates not connected to the funeral industry, measures taken following a bizarre and emotional mix up at a Nova Scotia funeral home last year.
"That way the public can get involved in enforcement actions when they need to be taken by the board as we'd have the consumer advocate perspective as well," said Rodger Gregg, registrar of cemetery and funeral services in Nova Scotia.
However, Gregg said, his concern is that no one has applied for the positions and the positions start in June.
"Right now, we haven't received any applicants for these positions," he said.
"For us it's a great opportunity for there now to be consumer representation on the board to represent the consumer's interest."
The board previously consisted of just the registrar and five othe...