OBITUARIES

DOHERTY, Timothy John. It is with great sadness that I announce the passing of my husband of 37 years, Tim Doherty. Tim passed away peacefully in Guysborough Memorial Hospital on Friday, May, 22, 2020 with his wife, Donna by his side. Tim leaves behind his wife, Donna, brother, Dan (Linda); children, Christine, Karen (Samm), Marnie (Colin) and Dwayne. He was a loving poppa to 10 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, Francis and Felicia (Flynn) Doherty, sister, Mary and daughter, Jenny. He will be greatly missed by his friends and family. Services to be held at a later date in Ontario. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of G.W. Giffin Funeral Home, 17545 Highway 316, Country Harbour. Online condolences may be made at www.gwgiffin.com.

 

RUDOLPH, Allister Garfield (1929-2020), age 91 of Port Bickerton, Guysborough County passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 in St. Mary’s Memorial Hospital, Sherbrooke. Born in Port Bickerton, he was a son of the late Walter and Gladys (Macumber) Rudolph. Allister was a retired commercial fisherman, fishing for 50 years out of Bickerton, operating his own boat the Jeff & Dean. After retiring he worked with the Canadian Coast Guard for seven years. He enjoyed welding and building carts, bobsleds and snowplows for 4 wheelers. Allister lobster fished well into his late 80s with his pals, Harvey Taylor and Clarence Siteman. He is survived by his wife, Charlotte (Kaiser); daughter, Viola (Charles) Jack, Bickerton West; son, Wade (Remona), Indian Harbour Lake; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Geraldine (Brian) Backler, Campbell River, British Columbia; several nieces, nephews and their families. He was predeceased by son, Martin; brothers, Arthur, Maynard; sisters, Irene McKeller and Thelma Todd. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a funeral service and interment will take place at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Port Bickerton or St. Mary’s Memorial Hospital, Sherbrooke. Funeral arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of G.W. Giffin Funeral Home, 17545 Highway 316, Country Harbour. Online condolences may be made at www.gwgiffin.com.