Presented by the
Newfoundland's Grand Banks Site
to assist you in researching your Family History

Click on the graphic below to return to the NGB Home Page
Newfoundland's Grand Banks

To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".

These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.

The Beacon Obituaries
December 2017

The Beacon
is a community newspaper for Gander.


BROWN, Emanuel
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear loved one on Friday, December 1, 2017 at Bonnews Lodge, Badge's Quay, Emanuel (Manuel) Brown age 87 years of Trinity B.Bay. Predeceased by parents; Robert John and Elizabeth (Wells) Brown, wife; Mary Louise (Gover) and sister; Daisy (Wells) Rogers. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons; Andrew (Debbie) of Wasaga Beach, On, Robert (Margo) of Trinity B.Bay, Kevin of Trinity B.Bay, Jamie (Kathy) of Trinity B.Bay, Eric (Zena) of Ajax, On, Harold (Belinda) of Courtice, On, Ivan (Joy) of Labrador City, Roger of Trinity B.Bay, daughters; Elizabeth (Ben Hiesl) of Orillia, On, Lorraine (Wayne Rowley) of Bowmanville On, Olive (John Lockett) of Wasaga Beach, On, 30 Grandchildren, 32 Great grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service took place on Monday, December 4 at 2 P.M. at St. Alban's Anglican Church Trinity with Rev. Daphne Parsons officiating. Interment followed at St. Alban's Anglican Church Cemetery, Trinity. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made in Manuel's memory to St. Alban's Anglican Church, Trinity. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove / Musgrave Harbour. To send messages of condolence please visit

PAUL, Susan Elizabeth
May 28, 1966 - December 8, 2017

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of a dear wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin and friend at the Health Sciences Center on Friday, December 8, 2017. Susan Elizabeth Paul (nee Keough) age 51 years. Predeceased by Grandparents Martina and James Aylward, Andrew and Suzanne Keough, Uncles Alphonse Keough and Thomas Aylward, infant sister Mary and Father in law Harold Paul. Leaving to mourn her loving and devoted husband Darryl, cherished son Christopher (Kailey), parents Thomas and Elizabeth Keough, her sisters and brothers, Deborah Janes (Mark) Linda Little (Lloyd), Tom Keough (Jenesta) Brian Keough (Jackie) Rosemary Brown (Derek) Patricia Boyer (Dean) and Keith Keough (Patti), Mother and Father in law, Margaret and Gerald Kean, brother in law Gerry Paul (Brenda) sister in law Joanne Kelly (Laurie), step sister in law Melanie Abbott (Draper), special friends, Penny Cutler and Karen Butler and a large circle of nieces, nephews and family. The family would like to thank the Doctors and Nurses of CVICU at the Health Sciences Center for the special care given to Susan over the past six weeks. In keeping with Susan's wishes cremation has taken place. Resting at Stacey's funeral home, Gander on Monday December 11, 2017 from 2-4 p.m with a private family service to follow and interment to take place at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Susan's memory can be made to the Heart and Stroke foundation. To leave an online condolence please visit our website at

SIMMS, Elizabeth
November 23, 1928 - December 17, 2017

Passed peacefully away at Lakeside Homes, Gander on Sunday December 17, 2017 at the age of 89 years, Mrs. Elizabeth Simms, formally of Hermitage. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband of 63 years, Reg Simms; son David Simms (Colette) of Nova Scotia; daughters: Nancy Loveless (Lloyd) of Seal Cove, Patsy Matthews (Peter) of Gander; grandchildren: Janice (Neil), Jackie (Todd), Jonathan (Tonya), Ryan (Julie), Susan, Russell; great grandchildren Anna, Sarah, Cassie, Claire, Nathan, Evan; sister Maude; sisters-in-law Kitty & Irene. She was predeceased by her parents Jacob and Ellen Roberts of Hermitage. Visitation has taken place at Stacey's Funeral Home, 60 Roe Avenue, Gander on Wednesday December 20, 2017 between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service took place on Thursday December 21, 2017 from the St. Martins Anglican Cathedral at 3 p.m. officiated by Reverend Brian Candow with interment to follow at All Saints Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donation's in Elizabeth's memory may be made to the St. Martins Anglican Cathedral. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander/Carmanville and to leave an online condolence please visit our website at



Page Contributed by: Ivy F. Benoit

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Sunday December 31, 2017)

Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.

JavaScript DHTML Menu Powered by Milonic

© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2018)

Hosted by
Chebucto Community Net

Your Community, Online!

You can search the entire NGB site
by using the [Google] search below.

Search through the whole site
[Recent] [Contacts] [Home]