We, the family, regret to announce the passing of our beloved mother, sister, grandmother and great-
grandmother, Sharon Royal (76) of Point Tupper.
She passed away peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on March 25, 2018 surrounded by her
Sharon was predeceased by her parents, Bernedette Alexandria MacLean and Roderick Alexandria
MacLean; as well as her brother, Carey Roderick MacLean.
Sharon leaves behind her three children, Wanda (Sandy), Maxine (Lloyd) and Roddie (Laura Lee); her
nine grandchildren, Crystal (Dylan), Carey (Elvis), Krista, Rebecca, Devin, Lyndon, Braden and Tristan;
four great-grandchildren, Kaylee, Cameron, Shonna and Jonathan. Also, her two sisters, Henrietta Gale
and Andrea (Mike) Usick; special niece, Jenna Usick and nephews, John and Rodney Gale. She is also
survived by the father of her children, Maxwell Royal, brother-in- law, Wayne Royal and second son,
Sharon loved to be surrounded by children and answered to just ‘Nan’ by all. She volunteered as a
brownie and cubs leader and was a second mom to many. She loved to play Bingo, was the president of
the ladies Auxiliary Branch 126 and was a part of the volunteer fire department in Westmount.
Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. Small graveside memorial service will be held for
immediate family in Port Hawkesbury at a later date.
Donations in Sharon’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Messages and memorials may be directed to
Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of S.W. Chant and Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra
She lived and laughed and loved and left.
1941 - 2018