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Obituaries

Caryl Ann Eleanor Worden - May 11, 2011
Caryl Ann Eleanor Worden, beloved wife, daughter, sister, and friend died at her home in Shawnagan Lake, British Columbia, on May 11, 2011. Caryl fought a courageous battle against cancer. Her family and friends were deeply touched by her love of learning and her desire to share her wisdom, wit, and wonder of the mysteries of life right up to her last days. Caryl is survived by her husband, Evo Marcon, of Shawanigan Lake; her mother, Norma Worden, of Lunenburg (widow of the late John Cliff Worden, Caryl's father); her sister, Jen Worden, her husband, Tom Rogers, of Wentzell Lake, and their children, T.J., Clifford, and Norma Jean; and her brother, Graham Worden, and his wife, Nicole Cadotte, and their daughter, Elizabeth, of Winnipeg. Caryl was predeceased by her brother, Howard Worden, of Pennsylvania. There will be a celebration of Caryl's life for friends and family to be held later this summer. We welcome those who loved and knew Caryl to join us in this celebration. Donations in Caryl's memory may be made to the Cowichan Valley Hospice Society, 3122 Gibbins Road, Duncan, BC V9L 1G2, telephone 250 701 4242; or to a local animal shelter.

Donald (Donnie) Milledge Mosher - May 2, 2011
1930 - 2011 Leaving with us a great legacy of love and memories, the family of Donald (Donnie) Milledge Mosher, 80, of Bayport, announce his passing on Monday, May 2, 2011, at South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater. Born in Bayport, he was the son of the late Milledge and Annie Belle (Heisler) Mosher. Donnie started his working career at an early age with Lester Ritceys Irving Station, Riverport. He then went on to truck fish to Newfoundland with Riverport Seafoods and later worked as a diesel mechanic with Riverport Seafoods, H.B. Nickerson and Sons and Fisheries Products International until his retirement in 1991. Active within his community, Donnie was a member of the Riverport Fire Department, member and former trustee of Trinity United Church, Rose Bay. He enjoyed his many ventures as a crew member with the Schooner Sherman Zwicker. Donnie was always willing to lend a helping hand and he and his tractor were a familiar and welcoming sight to many, whether it was plowing snow, digging up ground, moving boats or fixing things, many depended on his kindness and knowledge. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends and community. Donnie is survived by daughter, Claire (Ronald) Feener, Martins Brook; son, Todd (Karen) Mosher, Digby; grandchildren, Shanna, Ashlee, Adrienne, Olivia; brother-in-law, Lynn Conrad, Harbour View Haven, Lunenburg; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Jolene Reinhardt; sisters, Eileen Morse and Eleanor Conrad. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, 11213 Hwy. 3, Lunenburg. A service to celebrate Donnie's life was held on Thursday at 2 p.m. from Trinity United Church, Rose Bay, Rev. Ron Frampton officiating. Interment in Bayport Cemetery. Flowers from the immediate family only, memorial donations may be made to Trinity United Church, Bayport Cemetery or to the Riverport Fire Department. http://www.sweenyfuneralhome.ca

Florence Ada Eulalia (Ogilvie) Mosher - January 8, 2011
MOSHER (Ogilvie), Florence Ada Eulalia - 87, Collingwood, Ont., formerly of Harbourville, Kings Co., passed away on January 8, 2011, in Collingwood, Ont. Born in Harbourville, Kings Co., she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Esther (Lee) Ogilvie. Surviving are a son, LaMont (Carol Ann), Kingsburg; daughters, Catherine (Stephen) Collins; Gail Boutilier, all of Lisle, Ont.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers, Lamert, Berwick and Edward (Tim) Ogilvie, Toronto, Ont.; sisters, Lillian Moore, Ottawa, Ont.; Beatrice Hindy, Winterton, Nfld.; Alita (Eric) Bezanson, Aylesford; several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, James Goodwin Mosher; brother, James Ogilvie; sister, Mildred Baltzer. There will be no visitation. Funeral service for Florence will take place at 2 p.m., Monday, June 6, in the Serenity Lindsay Funeral Home, 192 Commercial St., Berwick, N.S., B0P 1E0, (902-538-9900). Lay Chaplain Jim Norton officiating, with burial in the Burlington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Parkinson Foundation of Canada. Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home address or on-line by visiting: www.serenitylindsayfuneralhome.ca

Ida May Hawkesworth - May 20, 2011
Hawkesworth, Ida May, 101, passed away peacefully May 20, 2011. Born in East Dalhousie March 29, 1910. She was the daughter of Wallace and Mary Ellen (Oickle) Lowe. Ida enjoyed making quilts and loved all her grandchildren. After bringing up her family she worked at Scotia Gold and the Middleton Laundry Mat. She also worked at a correctional facility and Foothills Hospital, both in Calgary. She was a very witty woman and was loved by all. Ida is survived by daughters, Mary Jane Leary, Lower Branch; Linda (Richard) Hodgins, McBride B.C.; Sarah (Rodney) Veinotte, Greenwood; Janette Gates, LaHave; sons, Parker (Anna), Windamere; James (Doris), Hampton; George (Beverly), Elmwood; Randolph (Gail), Lake Pleasant; Franklyn (Silvia), Barss Corner; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; many great-great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Caleb James Hawkesworth; sons, Albert age 2, Lenwood; son-in-law, Reni Leary. Visitation was 7 to 9 p.m., Sunday, May 22, in Sweeny s Funeral Home, 4895 Hwy 10, New Germany, where memorial service was 2 p.m. Monday. Pastor David Hawkesworth officiated. Private family burial followed the service. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to Barss Corner Community Hall. Ida had been living in Elmwood these last few years. Heartfelt thanks to those who have been taken care of her. Greatly appreciated, especially to granddaughter, Cindy Dagley. On-line condolences may be made by visiting http://www.sweenysfuneralhome.com/

Marjorie Helena Dagley - January 24, 2011
July 19, 1922, to January 24, 2011 Marjorie Helena (Hebb) Dagley, 88, of Italy Cross, Lunenburg County. It is with great sadness that our family announces her sudden passing at SSRH, Bridgewater. Marjorie will be remembered as a special person to her family and friends, and she will live on in our hearts and memory forever. In life Marjorie treasured time spent with her grandchildren David, Tanya and great-grandson Ethan. Also Marjorie enjoyed spending time with her brother Ralph and sister Nita reminiscing about years ago. Marjorie enjoyed putting puzzles together with her daughter Dorothy, granddaughter Tanya and her special friends from LCHSS. Born in Conquerall Mills, Lunenburg County, she was the daughter of the late George Wilson and Selena (Niford) Hebb. She is survived by her devoted daughter Dorothy (Garry) Zwicker, where she lived for the past 31 years, also daughter Ethel Dagley, grandson David Zwicker, granddaughter Tanya Zwicker (Chris), great-grandson Ethan, all of Italy Cross; brother Ralph (Ruth) Hebb, Hebbs Cross; sister Nita Conrad, Bridgewater; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Earl, sons David and Donald, sister Almira and brother Henry. Visitation was held Friday, January 28, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. in Sweeny's Funeral Home, Bridgewater, where funeral service was held 10 a.m. Saturday, Father Ron Appleton officiating and Rev. Vernon Mossman assisting. Hymns sung were "In the Garden" and "Old Rugged Cross." Thank you to Rev. Vernon Mossman for reading granddaughter Tanyas words of remembrance for Nanny. Pallbearers were Ronnie, Mervin and Brian Dagley, Byron McCarthy, Danny Jayne and Lee Nauss. Interment followed in the St. Matthews Anglican Cemetery, Italy Cross. Family flowers only; memorial donations were made to St. Matthews Anglican Cemetery, Holy Trinity Anglican Church, St. Pauls Lutheran Church, Middlefield and Pleasantfield Cemetery Fund. CARD OF THANKS The family of the late Marjorie Dagley would like to say thank you to family, friends and neighbours for their concern and kindness during this difficult time. Thanks for the many sympathy cards, on-line condolences, memorial donations, phone calls, flowers, visits and food sent to our home. Special thanks to Dr. Carmen ONeil and Dr. Everett Weagle who always treated Marjorie with such special care and respect, also thanks to the doctors and nurses at Valley Regional Hospital for their care while she was a patient there. Special thanks to Rev. Vernon Mossman for his many visits and communion given to Mom at home, it was special to her. Thanks to Sweeny's Funeral Home, Bridgewater; Margaret Hutchinson (the organist) and pallbearers. Thank you to Byron McCarthy for sanding our driveway and the cemetery. Also Emily for her help the day of the funeral, and to Linda and Jane Dagley. Our deepest appreciation for your kindness and caring. Dorothy, Garry, Ethel, David, Tanya and Ethan Mom Seasons come and seasons go, And with them comes the thought Of all the happy memories That passing days have brought.

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