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The Beacon Obituaries

The Beacon
is a community newspaper for Gander.

Filed chronologically as published for the Month of May 2001

 

 

COATES, Kody Ivan Martin
Passed suddenly away on May 5, 2001, at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, Kody Ivan Martin Coates of Appleton, age nine years. Pre-deceased by his grandfather Ivan Martin Coates. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his father Earl Coates, mother Sharon Cross; brother Dylan; grandparents, Evelyn Cross and Winston Cross, great grandmother Mae Thistle, great grandmother Etty Saunders; also several aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on May 9, 2001 at the Pentecostal Church, Glenwood, with Rev. Pilling officiating. Interment at the Anglican Church Cemetery. Donations can be made to the family. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander/Carmanville.

MOULAND, Bessie
Passed peacefully away on May 10, 2001, at Brookfield Hospital, Mrs. Bessie Mouland of Musgrave Harbour in her 83rd year. Predeceased by her parents Kenneth and Nora Faulkner; three brothers, Stanley, Curtis and Charlie; and three sisters, Effie, Alma and Beatie. Left with fond and loving memories are her husband Maxwell G; two daughters, Joyce Abbott (Lawrence) of Musgrave Harbour, Mary Nippard (Wayde) of Musgrave Harbour; one brother Walter Faulkner of Lewisporte; four sisters, Stella Mouland (Raymond) of Musgrave Harbour, Vera Chaulk (Jesse) of Deadman's Bay, Rita West (George) of Lumsden, Phyllis Goodyear (Baxter) of Deadman's Bay; two sisters-in-law Margaret Faulkner of Gander and Mary Faulkner of Manitoba; seven grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on May 12 at the Pentecostal Church, Musgrave Harbour. Interment at Pentecostal Cemetery, Musgrave Harbour. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Musgrave Harbour-Wesleyville.

ANDREWS, Beatrice
Passed peacefully away on May 11, 2001 at Bonnews Lodge, Badger's Quay, Beatrice Andrews of Badger's Quay, age 76 years. Predeceased by her first husband, Donald Johnson, second husband Edward Andrews; and parents, Mary and Esau Fifield. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are one son Lloyd Johnson (Susan) of Ontario; one daughter Marilyn Gibbons (Karl) of Ontario; three sisters, Marguerite Humphries of Lumsden, Marie Vincent (Solomon) of Wesleyville, Evelyn Humphries of St. John's, three grandchildren, Sheldon, Rochelle, Mortimore (Dale) Michael; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on May 14 at Jubilee United Church, Wesleyville with Rev. S.M. Jung officiating. Interment followed at the United Church Cemetery, Wesleyville. Donations in her memory may be made to The Arthritis Society. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

WHEATON, Dorothy
Passed peacefully away on May 11, 2001, at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, Dorothy Wheaton of Gander, age 75. Predeceased by her parents Maurice and Agnes Power, sister Anna and brother Thomas. Left with loving memories are husband, Ralph; sons, Gordon (Mary) of Gander, John of Fort McMurray, AB, Ralph (Vicky) of Gander, daughters, Patricia of Saint John, N.B., Dorothy (Randy) Mayor of Marystown, Jay (Steve) Holder of Gander; brothers, John Power of Traytown, Maurice (Sandra) Power of Gander; sisters, Gertrude of Stephenville Crossing, Genevieve of Elliston, Rose of Detroit, Michigan, Agnes (William) Genge of Appleton, Kathleen (Calvin) Warren of Gander. 11 grandchildren Kelly, Jason, Stephen, Jody, Gordie, Matthew, Shelley, Justin, Curtis, Scott and Madison; two great-grandchildren,Christian and Dominique. Funeral mass was held on May 14 at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Gander. Interment at All Saints Cemetery. Donations in memory of Dorothy may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Diabetes Association. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander/Carmanville. Dorothy will be sadly missed her family and friends.

MOULAND, Randy
Passed away on May 12, 2001 at Brookfield Hospital, Mr. Randy Mouland of Musgrave Harbour in his 45th year. Predeceased by his mother Edith Mouland. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Michelle; father Hayward of Musgrave Harbour; three daughters, Shellie, Victoria and Stephanie, all of Musgrave Harbour, one brother Shawn (Kelly) of Musgrave Harbour; 11 nephews and nieces; and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on May 14 at St. Luke's United Church in Musgrave Harbour. Interment at St. Luke's United Church Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Musgrave Harbour/Wesleyville.

PARSONS, Joseph
Passed peacefully away on May 18, 2001 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, Joseph Parsons of Badger's Quay, age 75. Predeceased by wife, Minnie; sisters Eva King, Barbara White and Grace Sheppard. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, Wayne (Roselyn) of Labrador City, Guy (Ida) of Valleyfield, Gary of Badger's Quay, Tony (Beverly) of St. John's and Earl (Doreen) of New Brunswick; daughters, Elaine of Badger's Quay, Wanda (Mark Felix) of Stephenville and Linda (Michael Lalonde) of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia; brother, Walter (Maude) of Badger's Quay; sisters, Mae (Roland Hunt) of Carbonear and Annie White of Badger's Quay; 11 grandchildren; three great grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Douglas White and William Sheppard of Badger's Quay; and a large circle of family and friends. Funeral service took place on May 21 at the United Church, Valleyfield with Rev. Jung officiating. Interment followed at the United Church Cemetery, Valleyfield. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

GILL, Daphne
Passed peacefully away on May 21, 2001 at Bonnews Lodge, Daphne Gill of Newtown, age 72 years. Predeceased by her first husband Jacob Bungay, parents, Lillian and Kenneth Way; brother Boyd and two brothers in infancy. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband, John; two sons, Lorne (Roberta) and Rexton (Joscelyn); daughter, Joan Gill (Bruce), all of Newtown; two brothers, Cluny Way of St. John's and Frank Way (Hazel) of Newtown; two sisters, Sadie Barbour (Albert) of Paradise and Doris Barbour (Calvin) of Newtown; brother-in-law Melvin Gill (Nellie) of corner Brook; sister-in-law, Alberta Hubley of St. John's; five grandchildren, Juanita (George), Dion, Sharene, Deanne and Kerri; three great-grandchildren, Jodi, Amanda and Cameron; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on May 23 at United Church, Newtown, with Rev. Martin Dawson officiating, assisted by Rev. Sung Min Jung. Interment followed at the United Cemetery, Newtown. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

LUSH, Hazel
Passed peacefully away on May 23, 2001 at Bonnews Lodge, Badger's Quay, Hazel Lush of Valleyfield, age 90 years. Predeceased by her husband Samuel, parents Garland and Annie Ford, brother, Kenneth Ford and sisters Doris Howell, Beatrice Davis, a sister in infancy and a son in infancy. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her three sons, John (Gertrude) of Gander, William (Evelyn) of Gander and Clyde (Judy) of St. John's; two daughters, Annie Green (Hayward) of Valleyfield, and Bernice Clarke (Ralph) of St. John's; 16 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; special nephew, Percy Howell of Templeman; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held May 25, 2001 from the United Church, Valleyfield with Rev. S.M. Jung officiating. Interment followed at the United Church Cemetery, Valleyfield. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

MOULAND, Doris
Passed peacefully away on at Lakeside Homes in Gander on May 23, 2001, Mrs. Doris Mouland of Musgrave Harbour, in her 73rd year. Left with fond and loving memories are her husband, Everett, six sons, Winston (Bernice) of Musgrave Harbour, Walter (Judy) of Musgrave Harbour, Gerald (Edith) of Toronto, Lloyd (Karen) of Toronto, David of Toronto, Glenn of Toronto, three daughters, Phyllis Joy (Leonard) of Toronto, Bernice Blundon (Selby) of Carmanville; Viola Stratton (Colin) of Musgrave Harbour; two brothers, Joseph Stokes (Margaret) of Deadman's Bay, Chesley Stokes of Deadman's Bay; two sisters, Wilhelmina Abbott of Lakeside Homes, Gander, Melendia Gillingham (Stewart) of Musgrave Harbour; 19 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place May 27, 2001 from the Salvation Army Citadel in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed at the Salvation Army Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Musgrave Harbour/Wesleyville.

BRENTNALL, Scott
August 17, 1934 - May 24, 2001
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Passed peacefully away in the presence of family after a brief illness, Scott Brentnall, age 66. Predeceased by daughter Beverly Paul. Left to mourn are wife Shirley; son Jerry (Liz) Brentnall; daughter Verna (Peter) Lush, and daughter Judy Kelly (Gary Mitchell); brothers, Bob (Marion), June (Triffie), Norman and Rod; sisters, Linda Ireland, Georgie Brentnall, Jan (Don) Davis, Norma (Steve) Palmer, and Elva (Lyle) Adams; stepsons, Kev (Kim) Pritchett, Gary (Karen), Max (Pauleen), Chris (Nancy), and Gus (Crystal); 22 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren, and a large circle of family and friends. Funeral service from St. George's Anglican Church, Gambo on May 27, 2001. Donations can be made to the family.

CHAULK, Richard B
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, on May 27, 2001, Richard B. Chaulk of Deadman's Bay, age 78 years. Predeceased by wife Maude, son Scott, and brother, Lewis. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his common-law wife, Jeanette Smith of Lumdsen; three sons, David (Betty) of Deadman's Bay, Samuel (Juanita) of Wabush, and Barry (Hannah) of Labrador City; three brothers, George (Gertrude), Jessie (Vera) and Stanley (Cassie), all of Deadman's Bay; three sisters, Violet Vincent (Lester) of Newtown, Ada Russell (Frank) of Ontario, and Josephine Stokes of Wabush; eight grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on May 29, 2001 from the United Church, Deadman's Bay, with Rev. M. Dawson officiating. Interment followed at the United Church Cemetery, Deadman's Bay. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

BURRY, Lucy Maud
Passed peacefully away at Bonnews Lodge, Badger's Quay on May 28, 2001, Lucy Maud Burry of Greenspond, age 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Kenneth Burry. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her four sons, Eric (Edith) of Greenspond, Roland (Sarah) of Greenspond, Douglas (Loraine) of Scarborough, On., and Melcolm (Betty) of Gander; two daughters, Ellen Fillier (Rene) of Clarkes Beach and Louise Kelloway; two brothers, Alpheaus Wheeler of Ontario, and Frederick Granter of Greenspond; sister, Carrie Parsons (Mark) of Corner Brook; 21 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; five step great grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on May 30, 2001 from the United Church, Greenspond, with Capt. T. Hopkins officiating. Interment followed at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Greenspond. Donations in her memory may be made to the new Salvation Army citadel fund, Wesleyville Corps. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.

HICKS, Clayton
Passed peacefully away at his residence, Clayton Hicks of Musgrave Harbour, in his 90th year. Predeceased by his parents Moses and Edith, five sisters, Pearl, Dorothy, Verna, Ruth and Blanche. Left with fond and loving memories are wife Ida; two sons, Cecil (Jean) of Musgrave Harbour and Bernard of Musgrave Harbour; two daughters, Yvonne Chaulk (Frank) of Aspen Cove and Shirley Crawford (John) of Panama City, Florida; one brother Gerald (Hazel) of St. John's; three sisters, Violet Stanley (Arthur) of St. John's, Effie Osmond (Frank) of Mississauga, ON. and Jean Whiteway of Musgrave Harbour; 8 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral took place on June 1, 2001 from Kittwake Funeral Home in Musgrave Harbour. Interment at Hick's Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Musgrave Harbour/Wesleyville.

KIELEY, William Francis
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on May 29, 2001, William Francis Kieley, age 73 years. Predeceased by his parents Dan and Jean Kieley, his beloved sisters Patricia Doyle and Judy Curtis, and brothers John and Dan. Left with fond and loving memories are his sisters, Mickie (Bob) Pitcher and Edith Carroll of St. John's, Margaret Forsey of Oakville, ON., and Jean (John) Murphy, Scottsdale, Arizona; brothers, Robert O. (Helen) of Kelligrews, and Hugh (Katherine) of Ohio, also sisters-in-law Edith Allard (Lawrence) of Pembroke, ON., and Ursula Kieley of Ferryland; brothers-in-law Phonse Curtis and Tom Doyle of St. John's; his many nieces and nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Bill also leaves to mourn special neighbours in Gander, Fred and Evelyn Hill, and his golfing buddies, Jim Cross, Neil Best and Ted Miller. Funeral services were held from Barretts Funeral Home, St. John's on June 1, 2001. Cremation followed. Interment at the General Protestant Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the SPCA. Special thanks to brother-in-law Phonse, Dr. Joanne McIntyre, Carol Snelgrove, M.S.W., Patricia Papail of Serenity Home Care. Your kindness will never be forgotten.

SHEA, Clifford
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on May 29, 2001, Clifford Shea of Glenwood, age 79. Predeceased by mother and father, one son, two sisters and six brothers. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Jean; son Jason (Shirley) of Glenwood; daughters, Marilyn (Bill) of Glenwood, Roma (Lou) of Appleton, Bonnie (Tony) of Glenwood, Olga (Larry) of Stratford, ON.; brother Bruce of Glenwood; grandchildren, Jason Luther, Cindy and LuAnne Shea, Stephen Balfour, Billy Shea, Erica and Eron Crisp; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral Mass was held May 31, 2001 from St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, Glenwood. Donations in his memory can be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander/Carmanville. Special thanks to Dr. Button, staff at J.P.M. Hospital friends and to those that traveled afar.

 

 

Page contributed by: Carol Walsh

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

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