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Lorna Juanita Cashin


Lorna Juanita Cashin

Cashin, Lorna Juanita Age 68, of Port Felix, Guysborough County passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at home. Born in Charlos Cove, she was a daughter of the late John and Lena (Casey) Doiron. Lorna was a hard worker, a published author of a book of poetry, worked at Sea Freeze Fish Plant, Canso, a school custodian, and fished with her late husband Roddie until her retirement. She is survived by her daughter, Sherrylynn Cashin (Scott MacDonnell), Truro; grandson, Devin Cashin (Amanda Isenor); her fur grandbabies; sisters, Shirley (Joe) Pettipas; Bertha Doiron; brothers, Frank (Marilyn) Doiron, Kenneth (Eileen) Doiron; many nieces,  nephews and their families.  Lorna was predeceased by her husband, Roddie; sister, Rita; brothers, Russell and Emmie. Visitation will be held Friday from 7-8 p.m. followed by an Irish Wake in St. Joseph’s Parish Hall, Port Felix. A graveside service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. in St. Joseph’s Parish Cemetery, Port Felix with Sister Florence MacKenzie officiating. Family flowers only please. Donations in Lorna’s memory may be made to Nova Scotia Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of G.W. Giffin Funeral Home, 17545 Highway 316, Country Harbour. On-line condolences may be made at

Lorna enjoyed music, so feel free to bring your instruments and share your musical talents at the Irish Wake.


Service Date
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Service Time
Service Location
St. Joseph's Parish Cemetery, Port Felix

7-8 p.m. Friday, September 13, 2019
Visitation Time
Followed by an Irish Wake
Visitation Location
St. Joseph's Parish Hall, Port Felix