At Four Counties Health Services, Newbury on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, John Joseph Cortes of Appin passed away in his 69th year. John is the last of his family’s generation. His seven nieces and nephews and their families survive him. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Charles Garnier Church, 244 Stella Street, Glencoe on Friday, September 15 at 10:00 a.m. Rev. D. Matthew Bedard presiding. Interment to follow at the North American Martyrs Cemetery, Wardsville. Memorial donations may be made to St. Charles Garnier Church (Building Fund).