It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Christina Mary Hurley on Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late James and Margaret (Smith) Hannah.
Christina loved to cook. She worked at the Maple Hill Manor and the Braemore Home and also was a member of the Pensioners Club and Victoria Mines Community Center.
She was survived by her husband, James; sons Blaise, California and Ryan (James), Calgary; brother Walter (Ruth), Winnipeg.
Besides her parents, Christina was predeceased by her sister, Joan Meers and nephew Jimmy Meers.
Cremation has taken place. A chapel service will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 3pm in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Carol Gillard officiating followed by a luncheon at the Army, Navy and Airforce, Smith Street. All are welcome. Burial will be in Union Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, 3183 Plummer Avenue, New Waterford. 902-862-7500. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the St. Vincent de Paul food bank or a charity of one’s choice. To send online condolences go to: www.mclellanfuneralhome.com