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Fillmore & Whitman Funeral Home

8 Clyde Avenue, Sydney Mines, NS

OBITUARY

Agnes Dauphinee

January 21, 1943March 1, 2020

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Agnes Marie Dauphinee announce her passing at Buchanan Memorial Hospital, Neil's Harbour on March 1, 2020. Born in Ingonish Center on January 21, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Ronald Joseph Dauphinee and Mary Agatha (Hawley) Dauphinee. Agnes was a graduate of the Secretarial program at Mt. Saint Bernard College in Antigonish, NS. Previous to her retirement, she worked in Finance for Council of Maritime Premiers and Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Agnes unselfishly spent her years after retirement providing love and support for her family members. She always put family needs ahead of her own. In recent years, she loved to spend her time reading, watching figure skating, completing puzzles, and spending hours visiting and having phone conversations with her many friends. Agnes enjoyed hosting holiday meals with her family, especially her nieces and nephews, who were the lights of her life. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Agnes was predeceased by her parents and her brother Wayne. She is survived by her brothers, Brian (Gail), West Paradise; Ronnie, North Sydney, and Larry (Sue), Ingonish Beach. She is also survived by nieces and nephews, Nicholas, Dana, Collin, Joseph, Beverly, Kevin; and great-niece and nephews, Brianna, Hayden and Sam. A time of visitation will take place from 11am until 1pm with a funeral mass starting at 1 pm on Saturday, Mar. 7 all in St. Peter's Church, Ingonish with Father Alphonsus Iwuji officiating. Special thanks to the staff at Buchanan Memorial Hospital for the great care they provided to Agnes. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to North of Smokey Palliative Care. Memories and condolences can be forwarded to the family by visiting www.fillmoreandwhitman.com.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, March 7, 2020
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, March 7, 2020

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Mia MacKinnon

March 7, 2020

We are so sorry for your loss. Agnes will be lovingly remembered for her kindness and devotion to her family.
Thinking of you all and sending our prayers.

Mia, Olivia and Emily MacKinnon

claudia campbell

March 6, 2020

Our sincere condolences to all the family.Agnes was a wonderful, warm caring person. Claudia and Jim Campbell.

Brian Greene

March 6, 2020

Sorry for your loss

Mary & Joe Matheson

March 5, 2020

Brian, Ronnie and Larry. our deepest sympathy, During our family visits to Ingonish all of you were so very nice to us, Agnes especially ! Rest in peace lovely lady

, Mary, & Busher Matheson

March 5, 2020

Brian. Larry, Ronnie and all f Agnes' family our deepest sympathy. May she rest in peace.

michael macdonald

March 5, 2020

Please accept my sincere condolences. I was home last summer and stopped in for a chat with Wayne and Agnes. I am so glad I did. Agnes recounted with pride about what every family member was up to. She so loved you all.

louie syms

March 4, 2020

condolences to Agnes family and friends Agnes was in school when i went to school in ingonish over last few years i would send her a calendar from my business rip Agnes always thinking of you

Lia Campbell

March 4, 2020

Agnes was my first babysitter. She always had a kind word and a beautiful smile. I’d like to offer my condolences to Agnes’ family and friends. I know she will be missed.

Karen Whynott

March 4, 2020

I have many wonderful memories of spending time with my dear cousin Agnes. She was a kind, spunky and thoughtful person. Love and deepest condolences to all the family. Love Karen Dauphinee Whynott.

Paulette Tedford (Gillis)

March 4, 2020

To Brian, Larry & Ronnie,
My sincere condolences to all of you. Agnes was a sweet lady, kind and always ready to lend a helping hand. As a young girl growing up in Ingonish Agnes was an inspiration to most of us. She never gave up and she was always positive. She had a huge smile. She will be missed.
your cousin Paulette

FROM THE FAMILY