Obituaries starting from April 22, 2017

Percy Charles HORNBLOW

HORNBLOW, Percy Charles 1937-2017 His long hard fight with cancer came to an end on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Brampton Civic Hospital. Percy fought hard and didn't let his disease define or control him. He lived life to the fullest and will be remembered for his dedication to the City of Brampton as well as his 50 years of volunteer service.

Sadly missed by his children David (Susan), Robert (Michelle), Tracy (Scott) and RoxAnn Herechuk, grandchildren Megan Hornblow, Aidan and Juliette Hornblow and Dakota, Lilyann, Keon, Tynan, Tristan, Quinlan Mackinnon and great-grandchild Aurora Sky.. A memorial service will follow on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 1 p.m. in the chapel. Inurnment to follow.


Frank Edward MacPhee 1942-2017

It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our father Frank Edward MacPhee, 74 years, of Springhill, on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in the Nova Scotia Rehab Centre, Halifax. Born in Springhill, he was a son of the late William E. and Alva (McNutt) MacPhee.

Frank will be deeply missed by his sons, Todd (Theresa) and their children, Justus, Jerico, Jaeden, Jessica, and Jordan, all of Springhill, Robert (Kelly) and their daughter Shelby all of Springhill, Jeff (Tenique) and their children, Lily and Kamryn of Springhill and Brent (Marlie), of New Glasgow, great grandchildren, Asher, Merrick, and Zander; sisters, Dorothy MacPhee, Minerva (David) Godfrey, Bernice Wilson, Florence (Alan) Canning, Nancy (Frank) Alick, Kathy (Robin) Boss, Debbie MacPhee, all of Springhill; brothers, Alan and Robert, also of Springhill; as well as many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Frank enjoyed hunting and fishing in his earlier years. He also spent 4 years as a young man in Germany serving his country. Frank enjoyed wood working and his daily drives through Rodney. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He served 19 years with Corrections Canada and prior to that was employed at Surrette battery.

In addition to his parents Frank was predeceased by his brothers, Donald and Billy, as well as a brother in infancy, and sisters, Brenda and Beverly and daughter in-law Paula.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of the A. H. Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane Street, Springhill, (902 597 2361). Honouring Frank's wishes, there is to be no visitation or funeral services.

Frank served with 1st Bn



Sgt.Winston Albert Golden [Goldie] passed away 22 April 2017.  There is no official obituary, but Goldie made a number of contributions to the Association, a few of which are shown below (see other pages  on this website

also)


Click on photo at right to see all