Sylvia Beck

Obituary of Sylvia Iona Doloris Beck

BECK (BUSH), Sylvia Iona Doloris – passed away on November 12, 2021 in her 94th year, at the North Queens Nursing Home in Caledonia, NS. Sylvia was born November 19, 1927 on Bush Island in the LaHave Islands, NS, the youngest daughter of the late John Solomon and Sarah Lottie (Nauss) Bush.


Sylvia is survived by her children, Peggy (Lester) Dagley, Bridgewater, NS; William (Debbie) Beck, West Dublin, NS; David (Kathy) Beck, Dundas, ON; and Valerie Beck, Bridgewater, NS; five granddaughters; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Lloyd; sister, Juanita Bush; brothers, Bain, Calvin, John, Mervin and Guy Bush.


The family would like to especially thank Dr. Robertson, the 4th floor nurses at the South Shore Regional Hospital and the staff at the North Queens Nursing Home for their care and compassion.


Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater, NS. There will be no funeral service, as per her wishes. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. On-line condolences and donations may be made by visiting


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