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    1. [NS-CB] Inverness Oran Deaths JANUARY 12, 2020 WEDNESDAY
    2. Carol MacLean
    3. Inverness Oran Deaths courtesy of CAPE BRETON GENEALOGY & HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION VISIT OUR WEBSITE - < <>> <> NEW MEMBERS WELCOME Inverness Oran Deaths JANUARY 12, 2020 WEDNESDAY There were 3 new obituaries published today INGRAHAM (INGRAHAM) , ELLA ALFREDA - 94 YRS CHIASSON, JOHN DAVID - 84 YRS BEATON, SISTER FRANCES, CND - 98 YRS INGRAHAM It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Ella Alfreda Ingraham of Margaree Valley. Ella passed away peacefully at home February 7th, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 2nd, 1925, a daughter to the late Annie (Phillips) and Alfred Ingraham. She is survived by her children: Alfred (Joanne), Roly (Barb), Belle Cote, Annie (Harry), Bobby (Merry), Margaree Valley, Susie (Martin), Baddeck, Gloria, Nancy (Alex), Patricia (Allan), Inverness, Julia, Port Hood; daughters-in-law, Lucy, Matilda, and Janice; sisters: Margaret, Alice, and Della; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; also many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Ella was predeceased by her husband, Murdock Neil Ingraham; sons: David, George, Murdock (Pat), and Billy; daughter, Edith Bernice in infancy; brothers: Rueban, Bevis, Jim, Alex, and Fuller; sisters: Laura and Doris; son-in-law, Jackie MacKinnon; daughter-in-law, Kay Ingraham; also two grandsons and one granddaughter in infancy. As a young woman Ella worked at the Inverness Hospital. Ella and Murdock moved from Inverness to the farm in Belle Cote, where they raised their family. She was an avid knitter and quilter, her children and grandchildren were the recipients of her handmade creations of socks, mittens, and quilts. She was always on the move, enjoyed playing bingo, a good card game, fishing in the highlands, attending the jam sessions and taking drives all around Cape Breton. When she was still driving, most days she would go to Tim Horton’s in Cheticamp for coffee, often picking her sister up to go with her. Ella touched the hearts of everyone she met and will be missed deeply. Visitation was on Monday, February 10th, in Wilson United Church Hall, Margaree Center. Funeral service was in Wilson United Church, Margaree Center on Tuesday, February 11th, with Rev. Alicia Cox officiating. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations in memory of Ella may be made to Central Inverness Palliative Care, NS Heart and Stroke, or a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Sunset Funeral Co-operative, Margaree Valley. Online condolences: CHIASSON It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John David Chiasson at the age of 84. He passed away peacefully with his loved ones by his side on January 21st, 2020, in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital. Johnny was born at Margaree Forks to the late Didace and Sarah (Miller) Chiasson on February 6th, 1935.He is survived by his loving wife Anne; children: Karen, Kenny, Kim (Jeff); stepchildren: Rodney (Sonja), Ramona (Shaun), Adele (Christa); 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers: Stephen(Rosella), Edgar ( Lorna), James (Maureen); sisters: Sr. Isabel, Lorraine, Anne (Angus), Mary, Theresa (Frank). Besides his parents, he was predeceased by sisters Mary Margaret, Anita, Eleanor; and brother Robert. Johnny's kind personality will be missed by all who knew and loved him, especially his fur babies Ben and Max. Visitation was held at St. Patrick's Hall, North East Margaree, on Monday, January 27th. Funeral mass was celebrated on Tuesday, January 28th, at St. Michael's Parish in East Margaree. Donations can be made to Central Inverness Palliative Care or Cape Breton Regional Hospital Palliative Care. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Sunset Funeral Cooperative. Online condolences: BEATON Sr. Frances Beaton, CND, (Sr. St. Anita of Sion) died peacefully on February 3rd, 2020, at the CND Health Care Centre, Sydney, Nova Scotia. Born in Inverness, October 10th, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Finlay and Florence Elizabeth (MacLennan) Beaton. She entered the Congregation of Notre Dame in 1940 and made profession in 1942. Countless numbers of students in Sydney, Sydney Mines, New Victoria, and Antigonish benefited from her teaching expertise, which spanned 37 years. Upon retiring from teaching, Sister Frances volunteered at the Cape Breton Correctional Center where her teaching skills were much appreciated. She was local leader at Notre Dame Convent, Sydney Mines. Sister’s last years were spent at the CND Health Care Centre, where her ministry was one of prayer for the needs of our world. Sister Frances was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was predeceased by her siblings: Christina Beaton, Catherine (Taddy) Murphy, John Ronnie Beaton, Anita Beaton, Mary Frances (Francie) MacNeil, Paula Malenfant, and Pauline Beaton. She is also predeceased by two nephews, Ronsie and Stephen Beaton. She is survived by several nieces and nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews who loved her dearly. Visitation for Sister Frances was held Thursday February 6th, at TW Curry Parkview Chapel, Sydney, with a Bible Vigil following. Funeral Mass was celebrated on Friday, February 7th, at St. Marguerite Bourgeoys with Fr. Bill Burke officiating. Interment will be in Resurrection Cemetery. If desired, donations in her memory may be made to the ALS Society. 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