James Francis “Frank” Gillis

July 19, 1940 - October 3, 2020 (80 years old)

Inverness, Nova Scotia

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of James Francis Gillis (Inverness, Nova Scotia), who passed away on October 3, 2020, at the age of 80, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends can light a candle as a loving gesture for their loved one. Leave a sympathy message to the family in the guestbook on this memorial page of James Francis Gillis to show support.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Owen Dan Gillis and Jessie Gillis (Beaton); his brother Sandy; his siblings-in-law, Marguerite Gillis, Bernard Doyle and Loretta Green (Doyle); and his parents-in-law, Ernest Doyle and Catherine Doyle (MacDonald).

He is survived by : his wife Alice Gillis (Doyle); his children, Alison (Robert Anderson) and James; his siblings, Marie (Joe), Michigan, Lorne, Joyce Gillis (David), Gwen, Joan Cameron (Hugh), Monica MacLennan (John), Blues Mills, Jane, Ernest (Pauline) and Brenda Gillis (Sandy); and his siblings-in-law, Carol, Lloyd Doyle (Yvonne) and Cecila Doyle. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, and grand-nephews.

Visitation was held on Friday, October 9th 2020 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM at the Inverness Funeral Home (45 Macissac St, Inverness, NS B0E 1N0). A funeral mass was held on Saturday, October 10th 2020 at 11:00 AM at the Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church (47 Upper Railway St, Inverness, NS B0E1N0).

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Frank may be made to Palliative Care at the Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital and the Inverary Manor Auxiliary, Inverness, NS.



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Oct 09

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Inverness Funeral Home
45 Macissac St, Inverness, NS B0E 1N0

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Oct 10

Funeral mass

Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church
47 Upper Railway St, Inverness, NS B0E1N0

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