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The Beacon Obituaries
January 2009

The Beacon
is a community newspaper for Gander.

Filed chronologically as published for the Month of January 2009

 

SWEETAPPLE, Mandy Delphine -
Passed peacefully away on January 1, 2009 at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, Mandy Delphine Sweetapple of Glovertown, aged 49 years. Predeceased by her parents, Harry and Blanche Sweetapple. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are seven brothers, Boyd (Priscilla), Frank (Ruby), Eric (Ivy), Winston (Marion), Frazer (Donna), George (Pat), Rex (Janice); one sister, Marie Blackwood (Gilbert); nine nephews; nine nieces; one aunt, Elizabeth Whalen, St. John's and a large circle of relatives and friends. Rested at Oram's Funeral Home in Glovertown. Funeral service was held January 4, 2009 at the Salvation Army Citadel in Glovertown. Interment was held at the Salvation Army Cemetery. Donations can be made in her memory to the Salvation Army, Glovertown.

MOULAND, Edgar -
Passed away on January 3, 2009 at his residence in Musgrave Harbor, Mr. Edgar Mouland in his 61st year. There is so much one could say about Edgar, anyone who knew him had to love him. He always had a smile, a story, or a joke to tell. He loved life, his family and his many, many friends. He had a passion for his game of darts, his trips in the woods, his job and his co-workers. Born in Musgrave Harbour, June 16, 1947. He was predeceased by his parents, Stanley and Phemea Mouland. Left to mourn is loving wife and best friend of 36 years, Ivy; his two children, Jenatte (Corey) and Clifford (Stacy); his two grandchildren, Coady and his special sweets, Kylie; one brother, Gurshc (Eleanor); two sisters, Hazel (Arthur) and Marie; also his mother-in-law, Janet whom he shared a special love for. He had countless numbers of friends who he always enjoyed; two very dear friends, Ray and Brent. Today we celebrate the life of a perfect husband, father, grampy, brother and friend. He has touched the lives of many and we were lucky to have had him in our lives. Funeral service took place on Tuesday, January 6th from the Salvation Army Citadel in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed from the Salvation Army cemetery in Musgrave Harbour with Majors Barry and Donna Anstey officiating. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Musgrave Harbour-Wesleyville. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

PINSENT, Olive -
Passed away on January 5, 2009 at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, Mrs. Olive Pinsent, of Musgrave Harbour in her 88th year. Predeceased by her husband, Adolphus and daughter-in-law, Irene Pinsent. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her two sons, Cecil (Maisie) of Musgrave Harbour and Boyce of Musgrave Harbour; two daughters, Doris Hicks (Ellis) of Musgrave Harbour and Elizabeth Mouland (Wallace) of Musgrave Harbour; 10 grandchildren, Michella, Michael, Dean, Neil, Collin, Danny, terry, Charlene, Shane and Shannon; 10 great-grandchildren, Sheldon, C.J. , Brandon, Chasity, Andrew, Amber, Spencer, Allie, Roger and Michael; one great-great-granddaughter, Madison and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on January 7th from the Salvation Army Citadel in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed from the Salvation Army Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour with Majors Barry and Donna Anstey. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Musgrave Harbour-Wesleyville. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

SHEPPARD, Emma Emily -
Passed peacefully away on Monday, January 5, 2009 at Brookfield Hospital, Emma Emily Sheppard, aged 90 years of Badger's Quay. Predeceased by her husband, William; parents, Charles and Annie Feltham; brother, Thomas. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her son, Barry (Noreen) of Churchill Falls; daughters, Hilda Welcher (Chesley) of Mount Pearl, Nita Rogers (Ralph) of Clarenville, Marian Kean (David) of Badger's Quay; sister, Pearl Button of Dover; 10 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service took place at St. Alban's Anglican Church, Badger's Quay on January 8th with Rev. Robin Trevors officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Badger's Quay. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Alban's Anglican Church, Badger's Quay. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Wesleyville/Musgrave Harbour. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

PINSENT, Donald -
Passed peacefully away January 6, 2009 at Lakeside Homes, Gander, Donald Pinsent, aged 88. Predeceased by his wife, Minnie Juanita (West), brothers, Jack and Cyril. Left with loving memories are son, William of Ladle Cove, daughter, Eleanor (George) Leslie of St. John's, sister, Ruby (Hedley) Wareham of Deer Lake; grandchildren, Robert, Jayson, Kristan, Kenneth and great-grandchildren, Kalista and Aidain, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Mr. Pinsent was a retired public servant, active in Elks, Kiwanis, St. James United Church, Canadian Cancer Society and Meals On Wheels. Funeral service was held January 9th from St. Stephen's United Church, Ladle Cove. Interment United Cemetery, Ladle Cove. Donations in Mr. Pinsent's memory can be made to Daffodil Place or The Alzheimer's Society. Arrangements made through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online memorial guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

ROSS, Viola -
Passed peacefully away on January 8, 2009 at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander,Viola Ross, age 84 years. Predeceased by father, Albert Anstey; mother, Chattie Anstey; husband, Kenneth Alvin Ross; sister, Gladys Fudge. Left with loving memories are her sons, John (Lila) of Brampton, ON, Gary (Esther) of Lewisporte, Stephen (Carolle) of Calgary, AB; daughter, Shirley Crawford of Moncton, NB; brother, Oswald Anstey (Veneta) of Gander; sister, Diane Anstey of Gander; grandchildren, Sherrie Lee Ross, Lori Ann Ramhochan, Katherine Ross, Christa Lushman, David Crawford, Kenneth Ross; great-grandchildren, Emma, Megan, Tekira and Lindsay and a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral service was held January 12th from Fraser Road United Church, Gander. Interment All Saints Cemetery, Gander. Donations in Mrs. Ross's memory can be made to Fraser Road United Church. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

PICKETT, Ethel March -
Passed peacefully away on January 9, 2009 at Brookfield Hospital, Ethel March Pickett, aged 85 years of Centreville. Predeceased by her husband, Clarence; parents, Edgar and Hannah Rogers; brother, Lester; sisters-in-law, Marjorie and Triffie Rogers. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her sons, Lloyd (Suzanne) of Centreville, Wallace of Centreville, Ross (donna) of Wareham, Cator (Naomi) of Centreville, Glen (Loretta) of Wabush, Frank of Wabush, Guy (Sharon) of Wabush; 13 grandchildren, Yolanda, Clarence, Vanessa, Siobhan, Justin, Christopher, Lawrence, Jonathan, Charles, Maegan, Jordan, Amanda, Ashley; 3 great-grandchildren, Charolette, Grace, Katie; one brother, Ronald Rogers and a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service was held on January 12th at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Centreville with Rev. Margaret Hall officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Centreville. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove-Musgrave Harbour. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

SHEPPARD, Margaruite Alice -
Passed peacefully away on January 9, 2009 at Captain William Jackman long term care facility at Labrador City, Margaruite Alice Sheppard, aged 82 years. Predeceased by her parents, Walter and Alfreda Pope; husband, Walter; son, Ralph; sisters, Carrie Hoyles and Annie Hoyles; brother, William Pope. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are daughters, Alfreda (Colin Fudge) of Lantz, NS, Josephine (Junior Humphries) of Labrador City; son, Gerald (Peggy) of Badger's Quay; daughter-in-law, Joyce Sheppard of Badger's Quay; sister, Sophie (Leo Barefoot) of Pool's Island; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a large circle of relatives and friends of both Labrador City and Badger's Quay. Funeral service took place St. Alban's Anglican Church, Badger's Quay on January 14th with Rev. Robin Trevors officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Badger's Quay. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Penny's Funeral Home, Labrador City and Kittiwake Funeral Home in Wesleyville/Musgrave Harbour.

TORRAVILLE, Mary Ann -
Passed peacefully away on January 10, 2009 at The James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, Mary Ann Torraville, age 96. Predeceased by her husband, Harry Torraville; father, Arthur Osmond; mother, Patience Osmond (Combden); children, Harold, Arthur, Oswald, Phyllis, Ivy; daughter-in-law, Bertha Torraville; sisters, Martha, Salena, Louise, Alice, Fanny; adopted brother, Claude Osmond (Tarrant). Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her sons, George (Glenda) of Rodger's Cove, Charlie (Vera) of Rodger's Cove; daughter, Bertha (Herman) of Clarke's Head; sisters, Bessie Downton of Lewisporte, Lydia Burry of Brown's Arm; 17 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; Bertram Burry (Raised as a brother); and a large circle of family and friends. Funeral service January 12th from Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Wing's Point with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Rodger's Cove. Donations in Mrs.Torraville's memory may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online memorial guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

LANGDON, Clayton -
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, Clayton Langdon, January 14, 1926 - January 12, 2009 at the age of 82. Predeceased by his first wife, Grace; daughter, Iona; son-in-law, John; grandson, Grant; brothers, Reg and Arch; sister, Mildred. Left with loving memories are his wife, Lizzie; sons, Elmo (Dawn), Calvin (Joan), Derek (Lorranda) of Gander, NL, Norman (Margaret) of Ajax, ON, Gary (Cathy) of Cobb's Arm, NL; daughters, Lavinia (Rod) of Lewisporte, NL, Donna (Isaac) of Happy Valley, Goose Bay, Marilyn (tom) of Scarborough, ON; brother, Everett (Dalphine) of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL; 17 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral s service was held January 15th from the Evangel Pentecostal Church, Gander with interment at All Saints Cemetery. Donations can be made in Mr. Langdon's memory to The Gideon's International of Canada. Arrangements through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

KELLY, Timothy William -
Passed away on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 at the Health Science Centre, St. John's, NL, Timothy William Kelly, aged 74 years. Predeceased by his parents, John and Agnes Kelly; brother, Ambrose 1996; sisters, Mary Josephine Moore 1998; Elizabeth Kelly 2003. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife, Shirley; sons, Ron (Deanna) and Steve; grandchildren, Stephanie (15), Ryan (23); brothers, John (Anne) of St. John's, Gerald (Lorraine) of Gander; sisters, Justine Legge (Edward) of Sweet Bay, Gertrude Anselment (Ron) of Minnesota, Cecilia Lyttle of Florida; as well as the Goldsworthy family and a large circle of others relatives and friends. Tim will be dearly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing and loving him. Service was held on Saturday, January 17th from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Gander. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

RALPH, Neville -
Passed peacefully away on January 14, 2009 at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, Neville Ralph, aged 83 years. Predeceased by his wife, Trixie Ralph (Pike); parents, Aaron and Susie Ralph; sister, Amelia. Left to loving memories are his son, Gerald (Theresa) of Richmond, BC; daughter, Clara (David) Smith of Ottawa, ON; brothers, Charles (Ida) Ralph, Albert Ralph of Eastport; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; also a large circle of relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held for Mr. Ralph this spring, time and date will be announced. Arrangements through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

FRANCIS, Emmie Florence -
Passed peacefully away on January 16, 2009 at Lakeside Homes, Gander; Emmie Florence Francis, aged 89 years of Clarke's Head, Gander Bay. Predeceased by her husband, Gordon; two sons, Roy and Barry; parents, Stewart and Florence Harris; three brothers, Nora=man, Walter and Harvey. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories three sons, Carl (Yvonne), Derek (Barbara), Calvin (Ann); three daughters, Verley (Nelson Aubrey), Josephine (Robert Stott) of Belleville, ON, Doreen (Robert Murray) of Ottawa, ON; one brother, Stacey Harris; 16 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; a large circle of nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends including special friend, Felicia Hodder. Funeral service held on January 19th from Holy Trinity Church, Wing's Point. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Clarke's Head. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Woolfrey's Funeral Home, Lewisporte. Donations in her memory may be made to Holy Trinity Church, Wing's Point.

JONES, Heber -
Passed peacefully away on January 17, 2009 at his residence in Glenwood with his family by his side, Heber Jones, aged 62 years. Predeceased by his parents, William and Marjorie Jones. Left to mourn with warm and loving memories are his wife, Irene; sons, Junior and Walter; daughter, Eileen (Jim) of Benton and two grandchildren; brothers, Cyril (Olive) of Glenwood, Billy of Grand Falls, Ron (Tammy) of Norris Arm; sisters, Alice Hussey (Leo) of Gander, Juanita Baker of Niagara Falls, Daisy Lewis (Stephen) of Ontario, Rosalind Rowsell of Grand Falls and a large circle of relatives and friends. Service was held on January 20th at the Riverside Pentecostal Church in Glenwood. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Gordon Woolfrey Funeral Home, Lewisporte.

PORTER, Walter William -
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, Walter William Porter, aged 84 years. Predeceased by his parents, Enos and Thurza; son, Scott; sisters, Edna and Rose; brothers, Louis, Raymond and George. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories his loving wife, Stella; son, Owen (Roberta) of Mount Pearl; stepsons, Eric (Diane), Walter (Shirley); stepdaughters, Pearl (Harry) of Victoria Cove, Faith of Victoria, BC; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; as well as other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on January 20, 2009 from Holy Trinity Church, Wing's Point with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Rodger's Cove. Donations in Mr. Porter's memory may be made to the Anglican Church Building Fund (pavement). Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

MACDONALD, Clifford Daniel -
Passed peacefully away on January 23, 2009 at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, Cliff Macdonald, formerly of Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his son, Tony and sister, Sharon. Lovingly remembered by wife, Phyllis; son, Leighton (Annette) of Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia; brothers, Lloyd (Phyllis) of New Westminister, BC and Murray (Colleen) of Courtenay, NC; special cousin, Phyllis (Stratton) of Eastern Passage, NS; stepsons, Allister (Pam) of Mississauga, ON and Hubert (Nancy) of Fall River, NS; stepdaughter, Norma (Clyde) of Gander; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Special thanks to the staff of the Cancer Clinic and the Medical Unit of James Paton Hospital; and to anyone who helped in any way over the past year. A memorial service will be held in the Spring, date and time will be announced. Arrangements for cremation done through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.

ABBOTT, Kevin -
Passed away Saturday, January 24, 2009 at the James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre, Gander, on, Mr. Kevin Abbott, of Musgrave Harbour in his 53rd. Predeceased by his grandparents, Abby and Baxter and Pheobie and Jesse. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife, Catherine; three sons, Jamie (Lesley) of Fort McMurray, AB, Brendan (Nicole) of Wesleyville and Paul (Charlotte) of Dawson Creek, BC; parents, Gershon and Mereida Abbott of Musgrave Harbour; mother-in-law, Louise Sturge and Harry Hicks of Musgrave Harbour; brother, Keith (Dale) of Musgrave Harbour; three sisters, Colleen Hicks (Harvey) of Musgrave Harbour, Joy Guy (Bob) of Musgrave Harbour and Denise Wheaton (Neil) of Fredericton; five grandchildren, Brianna, Skye, Kaylee, Tristin and Izabelle; one brother-in-law, Hedley Guy (Gloria) of Musgrave Harbour; three sisters-in-law, Bernice Smithline (John) of Musgrave Harbour, Deloris Hayward (Fred) of Musgrave Harbour and Doris Hallett (Jack) of Grande Prairie, AB and special friend, Brian Abbott of Musgrave Harbour and also a very large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on January 28th from the Salvation Army Citadel in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed from the Salvation Army Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour with Majors Barry and Donna Anstey officiating. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Wesleyville/Musgrave Harbour. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

MARSHFIELD, Lucy Maria -
Passed peacefully away at Brookfield Hospital on Saturday, January 24, 2009, Lucy Maria Marshfield, aged 81 years of Greenspond. Predeceased by her parents, Allan and Gertrude Coward; infant daughter; two sisters; four brothers. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband, John; sons, Allan (Eileen) of Main Brook, Gordon (Ruth) of Greenspond; daughter, Minnie Wheeler (Roland) of Greenspond; grandchildren, Tracy Reardon (Dale) of Pasadena, Trent Marshfield (Barbra Ann) of Main Brook, Natascha Burry (Todd) of Badger's Quay, Stephen Marshfield (Genee) of Sudbury, ON, Christa Marshfield of Botwood, Paul Wheeler (Amy) of Gander; great-grandchildren, Terry, Brooklyn, Victoria, Holly, Jacob, Brady, Claire; several nieces, nephews and large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service took place at St. Stephen's Anglican Church, Greenspond on January 28th with Rev. S. O'Connor officiating. Interment followed at the Interfaith Cemeter6y, Greenspond. Donations in her memory can be made to St. Stephen's Anglican Church Restoration Fund, Greenspond or to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Wesleyville/Musgrave Harbour. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

GREEN, Lillian -
Passed peacefully away on January 24, 2009 at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, Lillian Green, age 85 years of Gambo. Predeceased by her parents Mark and Jane Green; two sisters and three brothers. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her sister Louisa George of Gambo and a circle of nieces and nephews and friends. Funeral service took place at Emmanuel United Church, Gambo on Tuesday, January 27, 2009 with Rev. Grant Stuckless officiating, interment followed at the United Church Cemetery, Gambo.

SKIFFINGTON, Maxwell Howard -
Passed peacefully away surrounded by his family, on January 25th, 2009 at James Paton Memorial Hospital in Gander, Maxwell Skiffington of Gambo, aged 67 years. Predeceased by his parents, John and Elsie Skiffington, his son, Alex and his brother, Alex. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife and best friend of 48 years, Rose; his 5 children, Tony (Rosalie), Cathy (Calvin Powell), Gary (Kimberly), Christopher (Karen) and Trevor (Heather); 10 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren; 1 sister, Florence Piercey of Benton; 2 brothers, Robert (Alice), Garland (Robena) of Gambo and a large number of nephews and nieces. Rested at Pritchett's Funeral Home in Gambo, funeral services conducted by Rev. Betty Harbin on January 28th, 2009 at St. Georges Anglican Church in Gambo, interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery in Gambo.

FRANCIS, Joseph Patrick -
Passed peacefully away on January 27th, 2009 at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, Joseph Patrick Francis, age 85. Predeceased by parents, Ralph and Alice; Laura; granddaughter, Shea; brothers, Pierce and Grant; sister, Rowena. Left to mourn with loving memories are his wife, Bernice; sons, Norman (Joan) of Gander Bay, Gary (Marina) of Gander Bay, Woodrow (Deanne) of Mount Pearl; daughters, Elizabeth (Ray) Cole of Gander Bay, Kimberly (Rod) Burry of Paradise; son-in-law, Bill Hutchings of St. John's; brother, Austin of Glenwood; sisters, Loretta Jadore of Glenwood, Audrey Stanford of Glenwood, Inez Blundon of Glenwood, Madonna Gillingham of Merrit, B.C.; 15 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; also a large circle of family and friends. Funeral service was held Friday, January 30th, 2009 from Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Wings Point, with internment at the Anglican Cemetery, Clarke's Head. Donations in Mr. Francis's memory may be made to the Anglican Church Cemetery Fund, Clarke's Head. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.

SCHARPEGGE, Frederick James (Jim) -
Passed peacefully away on January 27, 2009 at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, Frederick James (Jim) Scharpegge age 73 years. Predeceased by parents, Fred and Ann Scharpegge; father and mother-in-law, Edward and Susie Dwyer; sister-in-law, Kay Sheppard; brother-in-law, George Dwyer. Left with loving memories are his wife, Doris Scharpegge (Dwyer); sons, MJ Jim (Arleen), Edmonton, AB; daughters, Susan, Truro NS, Sharon (Craig) Loder, Gander; brother, John (Jackie), Calgary AB; brothers-in-law, Gord Dwyer (Joan), Brampton ON, Eddie (Cheryl), Gander, Jack (Linda), Gambo, Philip (Joanne), Brampton, ON, Terry (Connie), Langley, BC; sisters-in-law, Ruth (Dave), Gander, Jean (Doug) Buchanan, Lower Sackville, NS, Pat (Terry) Oake, Gander, Susan (Joe) Howell, Mount Pearl; grandchildren, Jonathan, Jennifer, Samantha, T.J., Tiffany, Alyson, Matthew, Kennedi; special family friend, Cheryl Duff; also a large circle of family and friends. Funeral mass was held Friday, January 30, 2009 from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Gander. Donations in Jim's memory may be made to the Gander Cancer Clinic, 125 Trans Canada Clinic, Gander, NL, A1V 1P7. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.

DAWE, Emma Winifred (Winnie)
Our mother, Winnie, wife of the late Charles Cecil Dawe of Gander, passed away on Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at York Central Hospital, Richmond Hill, Ontario, in her 99th year. Loved mother of Marina Fleming (Ron) and Charles F. Dawe (Juanita) both of Thornhill, Ontario and predeceased by her son, Lloyd L. Dawe. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, David Dawe (Sandra), Karen Dawe, William (Bill) Dawe, John Dawe (Lianne), Erin Dalling (Tom), Shaun Walsh (Krista), Michael Walsh (Dee), Julie Slaughter (Beaux), Ron Fleming (Fernanda), Teresa Danbrook (Mike), Maurice Dawe and Stefan Dawe. She will also be missed by her 27 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren. The funeral service was held at the Marshall Funeral Home in Richmond Hill on Saturday, January 31st at 4:00pm with The Reverend Dan Graves of the Brooke Street Anglican Church in Thornhill officiating. Internment will be take place at 1:00pm on Monday, April 13th at the All Saints Cemetery in Gander. A Memorial celebration of Mom's life for family and friends will be held Monday, April 13th at 2:00pm at St. Martin's Anglican Church in Gander. The Reverend Bryan Candow will officiate at both services. We love you Mom; we'll miss you terribly. God bless you - ‘til we meet again. To sign our memorial on-line guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

ACKERMAN, Howard -
Passed peacefully away on Thursday, January 29, 2009 at Brookfield Hospital, Howard Ackerman age 80 years of Centreville. Predeceased by his parents, John and Susannah; stepfather, Harold Pickett; brothers Lester, Joseph; sisters Stella, Pearl and Honor. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife, Margaret; two daughters, Lorraine, Patricia (Jerry Lush) all of Centreville; two grandsons, Kerry (Tracy) of Bauline, Jamie (Sherry) of Bradford, Ont. ; five great-grandchildren, Tianna, Cruz, Tanya, Porsha and Drew; one sister, Katherine (Carl Davis) of Centreville and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Centreville on Sunday, February 1 at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Margaret Hall officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Centreville. Donations may be made in his memory to St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Centreville. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

BLAGDON, John -
Passed away on Thursday, January 29, 2009 at North Haven Manor in Lewisporte, Mr. John Blagdon of Musgrave Harbour in his 81st year. Predeceased by his wife, Jean, 2005; son Brian; parents, Philip and Mary; brother, George; sister, Sarah and nephew, Warren. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his daughter, Roma Hicks (Leo), Musgrave Harbour; four grandchildren, Julie, Musgrave Harbour, Mark (Natasha), Gander, Jaime (Terrence), St. John's and Gina (Robert), Gander; nine great-grandchildren, Amber, Samuel, Blair, Christian, Brianna, Ellajeane, Carly-Rae, Sean and Kasey; special great niece, Allyson; one brother-in-law, Mac Guy, Musgrave Harbour; one sister-in-law, Irene Guy, Musgrave Harbour and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on Sunday, February 1st from the St. Luke's United Church in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed from the St. Luke's United Church Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour with Rev. H. Templeman officiating. Funeral arrangement entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Homes in Musgrave Harbour/Wesleyville.

NI CHOL, Cassie Shannon -
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our baby girl on Thursday, January 29, 2009. Cassie was born on December 6, 2008 to Shane Nichol and Jennifer King who loved and cherished the short time they had with her. Left to mourn with loving memories are her parents, Shane and Jennifer; sisters, Telena and Latisha; grandparents, Kenneth and Kay Collins, George and Shirley Lee; uncle Jordon and a large circle of relatives and friends. Cassie was a loving daughter, granddaughter and will be greatly missed by all. Funeral service was held Monday, February 2, 2009 from the Pentecostal Church, Carmanville followed by interment at the Pentecostal Church, Carmanville followed by interment at the Pentecostal Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.

PERRY, Howard Alexander -
Passed peacefully away on January 31, 2009 at Brookfield Hospital, Howard Alexander Perry, aged 87 years of Newtown, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by his wife, Ivy; special friend, Lottie Hill; brothers, Pearce and Wilfred; sister, Lillian Dawe; brothers-in-law, Graham Dawe and Howard Hall; sister-in-law, Rita Perry and niece, Lillian Gill. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are one son, Chesley (Judy) of Evanston, ILL, USA; one daughter, Florence (Baxter Green) of Newtown; one brother, Harold Perry (Daisy) of Newtown; three sisters, Livy (Chesley Howell) of St. John's, Sophie Hall of Newtown, Olive (Eli Gill) of Newtown; one sister-in-law, Mona Perry of St. John's; grandchildren, Kimberley Collett (Keith Willcott), Darryl Green, Jill Green (Stephen Harris), Alexander Perry (Erin), Nathaniel Perry; great-grandchildren, Spencer Collett, Grace Willcott, Jesse Wilcott, Crosby Harris, Nicholas Harris and a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service was held on February 3rd at St. Luke's Anglican Church, Newtown, Bonavista Bay with Rev. Shaun O'Connor officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Newtown. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Luke's Anglican Church, Newtown. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Wesleyville/Musgrave Harbour. To sign our online guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

 

 

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