McPhee, Edgar Norman – Antigonish/River Bourgeois

With broken hearts we announce the death of Edgar Norman McPhee of Antigonish formerly of River Bourgeois that occurred at the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home in Antigonish on March 8, 2018 at the age of 88. Born in River Bourgeois on February 23, 1930, he was the son of the late Charles Joseph and Angelina (Sampson) McPhee. Edgar is survived by his daughters Margaret Rose Matthews (Gaetan Letourneau), Ottawa, Linda Richard (Joseph MacKinnon), Dartmouth, Verna (Paul) Stone, Antigonish, Maureen (Myron) Newman, Alberta; son John (Brenda), St. Peter’s; sisters, Marie (Guy) Heude, River Bourgeois, Cecilia Fraser, Moncton, NB.; brother Bernard McPhee, companion Rose; grandchildren Angie, Trevor, Tyler, Nadia, Leslie, Tammy, Craig, Tara Lynn, Brandy, Cherie, Raymond, Adam, Ashley, Amy, Alicia and Vince; great grandchildren, Mia, Ella, Lillianna, Kaitlyn, Brody, Caleb, Bryson, Mady, MacKenzie, Jaydin, Blake, Liam, Lexie, Layla, Jade, Emra, Brooklyn, Emily, Josie, Ethan, Noah, Amanda, Amber, Hadden, Jude, Abbey Gail, Annabelle and Logan He was predeceased by his wife Theresa Lillian (Myette) MacPhee; son, Gerard Edgar one child in infancy; great granddaughter Havana; sisters, Eunice, Mabel, Edna, Rosalia and Mary; brothers, John, Gerald, Herman and Bonaventure. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation per request. Funeral Mass will be held at St. John the Baptist Church in River Bourgeois on Saturday morning, March 17th at 10:30 am with Rev. Antolin Asor officiating. Burial to take place in St. John the Baptist Parish Cemetery at a later date. send words of comfort to the family or to light a candle in memory of Gordie, please visit