Date de décès:
dimanche 7 mai 2017
Cape Breton Post, NS
Mary Theresa MacLeod Date de décès: 7 mai 2017 It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Mary Theresa MacLeod on Sunday, May 7, 2017 in the An Cala Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney on December 20, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Wallace Abraham and Mary Jessie (MacDougall) Martell. She spent her life in Sydney, where she was known for her beautiful singing voice and her large, vibrant family. She is survived by sisters, Cecilia, Maureen (Don MacKenzie), Lorraine (the late Robert Lothier) and Margie (the late Claude MacDonald); brothers, Lawrence (Karen) and Duncan (Annette); daughters, Susan (Roger Strickland), Linda, Mary Theresa (Martin Ross) and Barbara (Allan MacPherson); sons, Brian (Judi), Duncan (Michelle), Bruce (the late Anna Gamble) and Hugh (Heather); as well as 14 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren who will fondly remember Nana's sweet voice and loving smile. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers, Sid and Wally (Caroline) Martell, and two sons, Hugh Victor and Shawn. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, May 9 from 4-9 p.m. at the S. W. Chant Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. The Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 10 at 11 a.m. at Saint Theresa's Church in Sydney. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary Theresa's memory can be made to the IWK Foundation or a charity of your choice. Online Condolences may be made to the family at www.chantfuneralhome.ca.
Cape Breton Post, NS, 2017-05-08