Obituaries – Surnames Starting with J


Jewers – Sellars, Helen Victoria: 82, of West Lawrencetown, Halifax County; It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother with her family by her side on January 16, 2011 in the Dartmouth General Hospital, Dartmouth. Born in West Quoddy she was the daughter of the late Daley and Adelaide Jewers. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years Fulton; children, Roger (Patricia), Cheryl (Gordie), Randall (Sharon), Michelle (Roddy); six grandchildren; five great grandchildren. Predeceased by her brothers, Bruce, Lloyd and a sister, Norma. Helen obtained her education in West Quoddy and went on to Normal College in Truro. She then taught in West Quoddy, Woodside, Lawrencetown and Westphal. Helen was a member of the Calvin United Church and UCW. She loved to knit, crochet, garden, bake, sew and travel. Funeral service will be held 2pm Thursday January 20th from Calvin United Church, Lawrencetown. Rev. Sally Budge Officiating. Burial to follow in Lawrencetown Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Nova Scotia Parkinson Foundation or Calvin United Church or Lawrencetown Cemetery. The family wishes to thank the Northwood Home Care workers, VON and the Dr.’s and Nurses at Dartmouth General Hospital.

Jewers – Jewers, Myrtle Pauline: Monday July 14, 2008, Halifax Herald, Halifax, NS: Jewers (Jewers), Myrtle Pauline: 70, Necum Teuch. It is with deep sadness that Myrtle’s family announce her passing Thursday, July 10, 2008, in Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital. Born and raised in Moser River, she was a daughter of the late John and Abigail (Woodworth) Jewers. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, an avid bingo player and a cat lover. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Rowland; daughters, Janice (Tom) Powell, Dartmouth; Wanda (Jimmy) MacIsaac, Mount Uniacke; grandchildren, Amanda, Michael, Kayla and Ryan. She will be missed by her cats, “Mork and Mindy”. She is also survived by sister, Irene Jewers, Sheet Harbour; brothers, Douglas (Francis), Austin (Ruth), both of Moser River; Guy (Dale), Kingston; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sisters, Ruth Kenney, Margaret Power; brothers, Walter, Cecil, Victor and James. Cremation has taken place under the direction of D.S. Crowell & Son Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held Friday, July 18, at 2 p.m. in St. John’s Anglican Church, Necum Teuch, Rev. Paul Findlay officiating. Burial in the church cemetery with reception to follow in Moser River Fire Hall. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, Canadian Cancer Society or Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital Palliative Care. A special thank you to Krista Naugler and all the nursing staff at ESM Hospital. On‑line condolences may be sent to: crowells.fh@ns.sympatico.ca

Jewers, Olive Margueritte: See MacDonald – Jewers, Olive Margueritte

poppyJewers, Roland Havelock: Tuesday February 22, 2005, The Halifax Herald Limited: Jewers, Roland Havelock – 86, Halifax, passed away peacefully in Camp Hill Veterans’ Memorial Building, QEII, on Saturday February 19, 2005. Born in Harrigan Cove, he was a son of the late Russell Jewers and Geraldine (Rose) Blades. He is survived by his daughter, Shirley (Mrs. Ricky Pellerine), Halifax; granddaughter, Dawn (Mrs. Cory McKenna); great-grandson, Joshua McKenna, London, Ont.; brother, Aubrey, Halifax. He was predeceased by his wife of 57 years, Florence; brothers, Doug and Cecil; sister, Mary; great-grandson, Canaan. Roland served with the Princess Louise Fusiliers in the Second World War, and in later years chaired and organized annual reunions for the regiment. He was a member for over 50 years of the Royal Canadian Legion, Bedford Branch No. 95. In his spare time, among many things, he enjoyed oil painting, hunting, fishing and gardening. Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 23, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Donald K. Walker Funeral Directors, 307 Prince Albert Rd., Dartmouth (469-5601). There will be a short memorial service in his honour during the evening visitation by the Royal Canadian Legion. Funeral service will be in the funeral home chapel on Thursday, February 24, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Cory McKenna officiating. Interment will be in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Donations in memory may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.


Joudrey,  Idella Maxine ‘Della’: See CROSS – Joudrey, Idella Maxine ‘Della’