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Kathleen Maude (Holec) MacNeil

July 30, 1923 ~ March 17, 2021 (age 97)



Kathleen Maude MacNeil

North Sydney

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Kathleen Maude MacNeil age 97, on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at the Northside Community Guest Home.

Born in North Sydney, July 30, 1923, Maude was the daughter of the late Joseph and Annie (Hatcher) Holec. Maude was employed at Shepherd’s FNS for many years. She was a member of St. Joseph Church and the North Sydney Senior Citizens and Pensioners Club.

Maude is survived by her daughter; Heather (Peter) Gosse, Oromocto, NB, her son; Wayne (Francine) MacNeil, Moncton, NB, three grandchildren; Michelle (Todd), Renee (Kyle) and Shaun, (Monica) six great grandchildren; Meaghan, Christopher, Caleb, Zoe, Evelyn and Kate, also a number of nieces and nephews.

Maude was predeceased by her husband John MacNeil, daughter Joan MacNeil, brother Joseph “Junior” Holec, sisters Queenie Deacon and Evelyn Carr.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of “Fowler Hall” at the Northside Community Guest Home for the excellent care given to Maude during her stay there.

By request there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Sydney at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the Cancer Centre at Cape Breton Regional Hospital or Northside Community Guest Home Foundation. Online condolences may be sent to the family at .

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Private Committal

Holy Cross Cemetery
Johnston Road
North Sydney, NS B1Y2Y7


Northside Community Guest Home
11 Queen Street, North Sydney, NS, B2A 1A2,
Tel: 902-794-8781

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