Donna G. Rector
1947 - 2021
Donna G. Rector
Burial Information
Burial Date
Nov 6, 2021
Burial Time
Burial Location
St. Denis Cemetery, Minudie, NS
Requested Charity
Charity of choice
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It is with deep sadness we announce the unexpected passing of Donna Gloria Rector, age 74, of River Hebert, NS. Donna passed away on Monday, November 1, 2021 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre.

Born in River Hebert, NS, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Ida (White) Belliveau.

Mom(Donna) devoted her life to her husband, her children, and especially her grandchildren. She was a one of kind woman who was known for her quick wit and humour but most of all she was a babysitter to everyone and loved each child as her own.

She will be dearly missed by her husband of 46 years, George "Geordie", River Hebert; children Renee (Kenny) Lusby, Amherst, NS, Michelle (Neal) MacDonald, Grand Prairie, AB, and Amanda (John) Canning, River Hebert East, NS and Blaine McIver, River Hebert, NS; 6 grandchildren, Danial MacDonald, Carter Lusby, Autumn Canning, Emma Canning, Kenzie MacDonald and Emilie Leblanc; siblings Anne (Pat) Patterson, Brighton, ON, Buddy (Carolyn) Belliveau, River Hebert, NS, Gornie (Geraldine) Belliveau, River Hebert, NS, Murray (Joan) Belliveau, Amherst, NS, and Jeanette (Todd) Murphy, Joggins, NS.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by sisters Barb Guy and Sally Belliveau.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Jones Family Funeral Centre, Amherst, NS, (902 667 8777). Following Donna's wishes, cremation has taken place and a graveside service will take place Saturday, November 6th at 11am in the St. Denis Cemetery in Minudie. Following the burial, family and friends will be welcomed back to Donna and Geordie's home. 

Donations in memory of Donna may be made to charity of choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Donna's online memorial at or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.

Donna G. Rector