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My deepest sympathy goes out to all of your family at the loss of your beautiful mom..
Jean was an inspiration to all who knew her. My family members spoke of her with so much respect and the stories of how she welcomed everyone into her home was well know within their community of friends. I’m currently spending the winter in Florida and so regretfully will not be able to attend the services. However please be assured my thoughts and prayers are with you all..

Maureen Naddaf Serroul
February 14, 2020

We were saddened to read of Cousin Lorette's passing. I have many fond memories of visiting her and Lou when I was young. Although my father and Lorette were cousins, the families were good friends. My heart is saddened today with her loss. Always lots of fun and the deck of cards is waiting in heaven for another game.

Cousin Laughie

Laughie & Louise Rutt
February 11, 2020

Peter, Eileen, Dan and Michael
I am having a hard time finding the right words to thank you all so much for the help you gave us when my dad, (Alfred Landry) passed away suddenly in December. It was such a shock as it was not expected.... but the love, care and respect you showed both my father and our family was beyond outstanding.
Peter, you were so kind and caring with each phone call you made. It put all of us at great ease. The support you gave us when we were finalizing the arrangements displayed the compassion you have for others . You have a gentle way with people and I know it made my mom so happy to have dad in your care.
God bless you all for the work you do . It's takes very special people to dedicate themselves to helping others in such time of loss and sadness. We are all very grateful and blessed to have you at the helm of the funeral home.
You make an amazing team. May God bless each and everyone of you <3

Barb Landry
February 10, 2020

So sorry to hear of the passing of each and every one of you to your loved one! My prayers and blessings to each and every one of you. Hugs to all!
Marie Hillier
St. John's Newfoundland

marie hillier
January 4, 2020

I remember when we all gathered at Emily's for a get together with family and friends - it didn't take long before someone brought out a fiddle, or a mouth organ, or start playing the spoons. Emily was at her best when she was entertaining!. Food, fun, singing along to the music was the norm at Em's 'dos'.... My memories of her kindness still warm my heart. God Bless You Em...

November 11, 2019

I met Howard back in the 70s when I was branch manager for a company in Sydney. I've been at Hawards home and enjoyed the Christian fellowship we had. I've been looking for him a number of times and find out he is in Halifax when I live in Dartmouth. My wife and I send our sympathy to wife and family. Please keep in contact with us through my email

Rufus Peacock
September 25, 2019

Dan and the Dooley team,
Our sincere thanks for the exceptional way in which you cared for our Mom, Mary Murphy. The respect your company has for the deceased was evident from the day you, Dan, walked into my Mom's hospital room, you immediately put our family at ease because of your warmth and compassion. When we entered your funeral home the first day we were all overjoyed to see the transformation of our beautiful Mom back to as we all want to remember her. Thank you does not seem enough, you went above and beyond to ensure our needs were met throughout. God bless you remarkable people for everything you do for beareaved families, God has given you special gifts, thank you for using them so wisely. North Sydney and the surrounding communities are blessed to have you as their funeral directors and friends.

Jim and Marilyn Murphy Ottawa
May 7, 2019

Both of my parents died within weeks of each other almost 10 yrs ago, the kindness shown to me and my family was above and beyond. It was really appreciated then. Very thoughtful and helpful thank you all very much

Jenny allen
August 16, 2017

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