Johanna Hafey

Obituary of Johanna Amanda Hafey

Hafey, Johanna Amanda- It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our sweet , dear mother, Johanna Amanda Hafey who had a heart of gold on February, 9, 2021 at the age of 103 in the Valley View Villa, Riverton. Born in Guysborough, NS she was a daughter of the late Stephen Robert and Alice(Flavin)Fitt. She was loved dearly by her family and many friends, and in turn loved her family dearly, always making a point of knowing where everyone were at all times. Anyone who stopped at her home did not leave without tea and lunch. Mom did not work much outside the home, but she loved her bingo. Johanna was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She is survived by sons; Ernie(Donalda), Lawrence(Barb), Art(Cathy), daughter Alma(Wally Ross), grandchildren: Kim(Tom)Snelgrove, Darrin(Susan Rogers), Angela(Rob)A’Court, Natasha Hafey(Jen), Alisha Hafey, Jimmy Hafey, Cathy Richard(Shawn), great-grandchildren: Zachary Rogers, Jasmyne Rogers, Ali Rogers, Liam A’Court, Greg Snelgrove, Jenna Snelgrove, Brandon Richard and Nicholas Richard, great-great grandchildren: Cooper Snelgrove and 2 arriving in April, a boy and a girl. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews who were just like her own children. She was either a mom, nana or friend to them all, loving them all and we know they loved her as much. She was predeceased by her husband James Alfred, a son Charlie, granddaughter Nicole Lee, brothers: Sylvester, Ned, Steven, Parker, sisters: Annie and Mary. We know she is with her family and friends in Heaven. They are all in a circle with Charlie and Joe playing and Momma is singing all her favorite songs. We will miss you mom. Be happy with all your family. We the family would like to thank all the angels at the Valley View Villa in Riverton who took such great care of mom during her stay at the villa. We will be grateful forever. She will be asking for her four slices of toast and tea at 7:30-8 o'clock and singing with the heavenly angels and choir. Her remains will rest at the H.W. Angus Funeral Home, New Glasgow for visiting from 1-4pm Wednesday February 17, 2021 from where a family service will be held on Thursday at 2pm by Invitation Only with Rev. Dr. Glen Matheson presiding. Burial will take place at Heatherdale Memorial Gardens at a later date. Masks and social distancing are in effect for the visiting and the service. The service will be live streamed on the Angus Funeral Home facebook page at 2pm. Donations in memory of Johanna may be made to the Valley View Villa Palliative Care, the Pictou County Food Bank or to a charity of one's choice. angusfuneralhomes.com
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Wednesday
17
February

Visitation

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
H.W. Angus Funeral Home
256 King Street, New Glasgow
New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
902-752-2545
Thursday
18
February

Family Funeral Service

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thursday, February 18, 2021
H.W. Angus Funeral Home
256 King Street, New Glasgow
New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
902-752-2545
Invitation only

Service live streaming

The Funeral services will be live streamed on the Angus Funeral Home facebook page beginning at 2pm for all those who are unable to attend the service.
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