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Colleen Francis (Moore) Martell

February 11, 2018

MARTELL, Colleen Francis (Moore)
It is with profound sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Colleen
on February 11, 2018 in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, she
was the only daughter of the late Dan ‘DJ’ and Annie (Penny) Moore.
Colleen was an avid walker and enjoyed her many friends known as “The Girls &
you know who you are”.
She is survived by daughters, Shelly (Art) Martell/Baker and Darlene (Phillip)
Bonaparte; grandsons, Lenny and Phillip Jr. Bonaparte; brother, Greg (Mary)
Moore; numerous nieces and nephews locally as well as across Canada and the
US, and cousins, Betty Noftall, Veronica O’Neil and Bernadette Maddigan, all of
Colleen was predeceased by her husband, Leonard; brother, Fred ‘Collie’ (Irene)
Moore. Dan ‘Pat’ (Marg) Moore.
In keeping with her wishes, there will be no visitation. The family will receive
friends Thursday at 12 with a memorial service to follow at 1, both in the SW
Chant & Son Funeral Home with Fr. Dennis Lamey officiating. Interment will take
place in Resurrection Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
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