HISTORICAL OBITUARIES

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By date of death, prior to November 20th, 2017.

  • Picture of Charles Jonathan Carter
    Charles Jonathan Carter

    June 18, 1975-October 25, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully surrounded by his family at the Souris Hospital on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, of Charles "Jonathan" Carter, aged 42 years of Souris, PE. He will be deeply missed and forever loved by his wife Rachael, and son Braden. Jonathan is survived by his parents Anita White, and Charlie Carter (Mary); brothers Jason (Shanna), Ryan (Kristy), and sister Melissa (Paul). Also t...

  • Picture of Mary Belinda MacLellan
    Mary Belinda MacLellan

    March 1, 1930-October 17, 2017

     The death occurred peacefully at the Colville Manor on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 of Mary Belinda MacLellan, age 87 years, formerly of Souris, PE. She will be forever missed by her children Ronelda Cahill (Clifford), Ronald, Loretta Larkin, Neil, Joe, and Jeanette Stewart (Randy).  Mary is survived by her brother Leroy MacIsaac, best friend and special granddaughter Olivia Campbell, and grandc...

  • Picture of Peter D. MacDonald
    Peter D. MacDonald

    October 13, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully at the Souris Hospital on Friday, October 13, 2017 of Peter "Pedie" MacDonald of Souris. Beloved husband of Reta (nee Campbell); father of Alana Legere (Andrew), and grandfather of Fergus Peter Legere.  Peter will be missed by his sisters Joan Chisholm and Eleanor Champion; sister-in-law Anne Campbell, and brothers-in-law George and James Campbell. He will be fondly...

  • Picture of Betty J. Fay
    Betty J. Fay

    July 26, 1944-October 8, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully, at Colville Manor with family at her side, on Sunday October 8, 2017 of Betty Fay, aged 73 years formerly of MacKinnon’s Point and East Baltic. She will be deeply missed by her husband Gene, and children Carl, Kevin (Lisa), and Angela (Maciej). Beloved Nana to Jack and Kate.  Betty is survived by siblings Estelle MacAulay, Danny (Carole) McKinnon, Maureen (Franc...

  • Picture of John Harold Banks
    John Harold Banks

    November 4, 1949-September 21, 2017

    The death occurred suddenly at the Kings County Memorial Hospital on Thursday, September 21, 2017 of John Harold Banks, age 67 years, formerly of Little Pond. Loving and devoted husband to Wanda. He will be deeply missed by his children Shawn (Julie), Megan (Miika), Jeannie Roche (Tony), and Christian Duffenais (Tristan). John is survived by brothers Martin (Francis), Danny (Sandra), Joseph (Kath...

  • Picture of William James Holland
    William James Holland

    March 3, 1929-September 15, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Friday, September 15, 2017 of William James Holland, age 88 years, formerly of Elmira, PE. William will be greatly missed by his best friend and loving partner of 66 years Eleanor. Also to mourn his loss are children Bev Gillis (Donnie), Marie Gallant (Leonard; deceased), Doris Wakelin (Kirby), Blair (Teresa), and Jerry (Annette). ...

  • Picture of Claude  Clément
    Claude Clément

    May 19, 1964-September 14, 2017

    The death occurred suddenly at the Queen Elizabeth hospital on Thursday, September 14, 2017 of Joseph Rodrigue Claude Clement, age 53 years, formerly of the Souris Line Road.  He will be greatly missed by his three children Colton (Angela), Devin (Danielle), Alysha (Bailey), his special friend Lisa Ford, her children Emily and Ashton, and his grandchild Abel. Also, to mourn his loss are three st...

  • Picture of Raymond Phillip Peters
    Raymond Phillip Peters

    June 1, 1931-September 8, 2017

    Peacefully at the Colville Manor with his family at his side on Friday, September 8, 2017, of Raymond (Ray) Philip Peters of St. Charles in his 87th year. Beloved husband of Patricia (Patty). Proud father of Susie Christian and Bert (Suzette). Much loved Poppy to Scott (Shelley), Mark, and Jason Christian and Danielle and Jeremy Peters and 4 great grandchildren Dylan , Teagan, Julia and Rory. Su...

  • Picture of Harold Valentine Thompson
    Harold Valentine Thompson

    February 14, 1926-September 4, 2017

    Peacefully at The Colville Manor, on Monday, September 4, 2017 of Harold Valentine Thompson in his 92  year. Beloved husband of 64 years of Catherine "Kit" (O’Hanley). Proud father of Danny (Linda), Cathy MacKinnon (Billy), Gene (Wanda), Lynn MacInnis and Robbie (Barbie). Much loved and very proud Grandpa/Popie to Jim, Jacki, Coralee, Joelyne, Erin, Jenny, Amanda, Emily, Cody, Hayley, Kate, a...

  • Picture of Daniel Alexis Gallant
    Daniel Alexis Gallant

    May 15, 1956-August 16, 2017

    The death occurred with family by his side on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Souris Hospital of Daniel A. Gallant, of Rollo Bay, formerly of St. Charles, age 61 years. Father of James Blackett. Survived by sisters Shirley Gallant, Marie Paquet, Vera Gallant, Gladys (Wilfred) King, Rita Manning, Martha (Donnie) Flynn, Edna MacDonald, and aunt Bertha May Leblanc. Predeceased by parents Frank and Ma...

  • Picture of Arnold Bernard MacDonald
    Arnold Bernard MacDonald

    October 2, 1932-August 15, 2017

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  • Picture of Frances Ethel Peters
    Frances Ethel Peters

    December 10, 1925-August 15, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully with her family on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Souris Hospital of Frances Peters, formerly of St. Charles, age 91 years. ...

  • Picture of Pius Andrew Campbell
    Pius Andrew Campbell

    August 17, 1955-August 5, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully with family by his side at Prince County Hospital on Saturday, August 5th, of Pius Andrew (Andy) Campbell formerly of Little Harbour, aged 61 years. He was the son of Pius and Mildred Campbell, father to Joseph, Charlottetown; Foch (Diane), Stratford; and grandfather to Khloe Campbell. Brother to Cliff (Glenda) Campbell, Stratford; Anne (Carl) Peters, Souris; Marlee...

  • Picture of Jeniece Mary Cheverie
    Jeniece Mary Cheverie

    March 12, 1931-July 20, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully surrounded by her friends, family, and animal companion Kylie, on July 20, 2017, at Colville Manor, of Jeniece Cheverie. Wife of the late Forrest Riley of Albion Cross. Loving mother of Dianne Whalen (Gerard), and Lynn Cheverie (Martin Haefele). Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Evan (Deanna), Nathan (Koren), Brett, great grandchildren Austen, Dorian, Hudson, and...

  • Picture of Gordon Archibald Blaisdell
    Gordon Archibald Blaisdell

    May 27, 1951-July 19, 2017

       The death occured suddenly on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at his home in Dingwell’s Mills, of Gordon Blaisdell, age 66 years. Beloved husband of Betty (Laybolt). Loving father of Donna Gregory (Jody), and Andy Blaisdell (Janna). Grampie to Nathan and Jordan Gregory, and Anabel Blaisdell. Survived by brother Roger (Debbie), and sister Linda Lannigan (Dennis). Pre-deceased by parents Andy Bla...

  • Picture of Margaret 'Peggy' MacDonald
    Margaret 'Peggy' MacDonald

    December 12, 1935-July 11, 2017

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  • Picture of Frederick Joseph Chaisson
    Frederick Joseph Chaisson

    March 17, 1932-June 14, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully surrounded by his family on June 14, 2017 at the Souris Hospital of Freddy Chaisson of Lower Rollo Bay, age 85 years.  Beloved husband of Anne (nee Carpenter). Loving father of Cindy George (David), Sam (Linda) Chaisson, Trevor (Lisa) Chaisson, and Christa Schurman (Keith). Grandfather of Devin, Hayden, Chelsea, Devon, Chase, Kiaya, Connor, Freddy and Milo. Survive...

  • Picture of Carol Jean Fraser
    Carol Jean Fraser

    July 31, 1941-June 14, 2017

    Carol Jean Fraser, (MacDonald) July 31, 1941-June 14, 2017. Age 75. Died peacefully at Kings County Memorial Hospital after a long illness. Carol was the daughter of Frank and Blanche MacDonald of Belfast, PEI. Carol is survived by her children, Fred Dickieson and Dawn Leger; sons-in-law Giovanni Ferrari and Marc Leger; and sisters Shirley McLeod, Marion Ross, Tappy MacMillan. An advocate for in...

  • Picture of Eugene Wilfred White
    Eugene Wilfred White

    January 11, 1923-June 12, 2017

    White, Eugene Wilfred The death occurred peacefully surrounded by his nieces and nephews at the Colville Manor in Souris, on Monday, June 12, 2017, of Gene White of Souris West age 94 years. Last surviving member of the Isaac and Mary White family. Resting at the Dingwell Funeral Home in Souris for visiting hours on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 4-7PM and Thursday from 2:00PM until funeral time. Fun...

  • Picture of Gerard MacDonald
    Gerard MacDonald

    June 26, 1924-June 8, 2017

    The death occurred peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Souris Hospital on Thursday, June 8, 2017 of Gerard MacDonald, in his 93rd year. Beloved husband of the late Laveta (nee Peters). Loving father of Gerry (Lauretta) and Allan (Sally). Fondly remembered by grandchildren Paul (Sophie) MacDonald, Shannon (Joe) David, Brodie Rice (Jolyne), Katie Rice (Ryan), great grandchildren Kieran, Sarah, ...

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