Catherine Anne (MacDonald) Stone RN
STONE (MacDonald) RN, Catherine Anne - It is with heavy hearts that we the family of Anne Stone of Port Hawkesbury, NS, announce her passing on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, in the Strait Richmond Hospital, at the age of 80. She was the youngest daughter of the late Michael and Anna Belle (MacLennan) MacDonald.
Anne is survived by sisters, Margaret Hart and Mary Trainor; brother, Lennan MacDonald (Irma Clancy). Anne is also survived by her maternal aunt, Zena (MacLennan) Saule. She was predeceased by brothers-in-law, Donald Hart and Dr. Royden Trainor; nephews; John Clifford Trainor, Mark MacDonald (both in infancy) and niece, Jill Taylor; grand nephew, Matthew Taylor.
Anne’s greatest joy was her family; and friends she considered family. She was happiest spending time with them; holding special places in her heart for each of her friends, siblings, cousins, nieces, nephews and especially her grand nieces and nephews. We will all miss her loving ways and unconditional love.
Anne was a graduate of St. Rita Hospital, School of Nursing; Class of ’61. Anne was a faithful member of St. Joseph Parish, Port Hawkesbury.
This past year she has been a resident of the Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home where she was lovingly cared for. A special thank you to the dedicated nursing home staff, Strait Richmond Hospital Emergency and Palliative Care Teams, as well as exceptional care from Dr. Collins and Dr. Pluta.
In keeping with Anne’s wishes there will be no visitation. Memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Cemetery Fund or a charity of your choice. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph Parish, Port Hawkesbury on Saturday, February 16 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Conrad Edwards officiating. Burial at a later date. Arrangements under the care and direction of the Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at www.haverstocks.com