Fillmore & Whitman Funeral Home

8 Clyde Avenue, Sydney Mines, NS


Janet Irene Hart

January 25, 1947March 10, 2020

Our hearts are forever broken over the loss of such an amazing loving woman. It is with heavy hearts and tears of sorrow that we announce on March 10 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Janet Irene (Eveleigh) Hart, beloved wife of 54 years to Lawrence Hart, amazing mother to James, Michael and Tracy (Robert) Salsman, loving grandmother to Cassidy, Calli, MJ, Marissa and Tyler passed away at 73. She was a beloved sister to Walter (Rita), Jean Mountney, Marilyn MacLean and Darlene Eveleigh. Janet’s loving and caring heart has been felt by more people than we could possibly name. Her influence will always be felt by her family and friends and she will be missed for many years to come. Janet is predeceased by her son Alexander in infancy and her parents Alex and Janet (Bird) Eveleigh. As per her request, there will be no service, however, her cremated remains will be laid to rest in Brookside Cemetery later in the spring. Memories and condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.fillmoreandwhitman.com. We the family appreciate all the well wishes and condolences in our time of loss.


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Doug Thorn

March 24, 2020

Jimmy and family,

My heartfelt condolences on the loss of your mom. I remember her fondly, always welcoming and gracious! Wishing you all the best at this difficult time.


Janice DiMarco

March 24, 2020

Uncle Larry and family so sorry to hear about Aunt Janets passing I remember as a child the times you and Aunt Janet lived with us on Graham St. In Woodstock Ont. our hearts and love are with you at this time.

Edna andBills children
Steve, Paul, Kim and Janice

Wayne Canavan

March 24, 2020

Dear Larry and family,so sorry for your loss,many happy memories with the Evelighe family,went to many of Janet's birthday parties,as we were both born in 1947,always liked watching Larry play softball as he was a great pitcher . God Bless ; wayne

joan clarke

March 23, 2020

Marilyn and Darlene,
Andre and I are very sorry to hear of the passing of your sister. We'll keep you in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Debbie(Douglas) & Don Merritt

March 23, 2020

Dear Marilyn, Eveleigh & Hart Family:

Our deepest condolences on the passing of Janet. We are thinking of you at this most difficult time. Debbie & Don

Michael & Margie Alteen

March 23, 2020

Darlene, we were so saddened to read of Janets passing.
We are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Gary Hart

March 23, 2020

Larry and family,
We were so sorry to hear about Janet’s passing. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this very difficult time.
Sincerely, Marion & Gary

Barbara Matthews

March 16, 2020

I am so sorry to hear of Janet's passing, To all her Family my deepest condolences, I hope the memories you have of Janet help you through this difficult time, RIP.

Lawrence Shebib

March 14, 2020

Walter and family so sorry for your loss. Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this time of such great sorrow. God Bless Lawrence , Cora Shebib and family.

Debbie Macdonald

March 14, 2020

I’m so sadden by her passing we shared many good times together over the years we worked together at zellers I’ve moved away in the last 12 yrs out west but memories are never forgotten my deepest condolences to all the family she will always be in my prayers