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The Beacon Obituaries
September 2007

The Beacon
is a community newspaper for Gander.

Filed chronologically as published for the Month of September 2007

 

BURTON, Christine
Passed away at St. Clare’s Hospital in St. John’s on Saturday, September 1, 2007, Mrs. Christine Burton of Musgrave Harbour in her 51st year. Predeceased by her parents, Cecil and Daisy Pardy. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband, Colin; son, Jason (Susan) of Stratford, ON; one brother, Edgar Pardy (Yvonne) of Musgrave Harbour; two sisters, Marie White of Hare Bay and Bernice Guy (Sterling) of St. John’s; two grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Christopher; nine nephews and nieces, Tonya, Diana, Perry, Crystal, Frederick, Quinton, Glen, Colin and Marlene; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on September 5th from the Salvation Army Citadel in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed at 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.

WHITE, John Patrick
Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, September 2, 2007, John White of St. Brendan’s, age 81 years. Predeceased by his infant daughter, Margaret; parents, Simon and Mary; and brother, Gordon. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories his devoted wife of 56 years, Annie; 11 children, Martina (Mike Power), Phyllis (Danny Brenton), Gordon, Jerome (Lenora), Ronald (Daphne), Shirley (Ed Walsh), Junior (Denise), Florence (Gordon Hynes), Helen (Gerry Walsh), Patricia (Sea Pardy and Ruby (Thomas Kean); grandchildren, Michael, Keri-Lynn (Toby), Jason (Denise), Jonathan, Jelyssa, Ashley, April, Aimee, Marc, Leanne, Maria (Bernard), Christopher, Courtney, Caitlyn, Lacey, Justin, Jamie, Hilary, Jordan and Andrew; brothers, Gregory and Ronald and Aunt Lizzie Walsh; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. Special thank you to the staff, nurses and doctors of 4 South A for their care and support. Funeral mass was held on September 5th at St. Gabriel’s Church, St. Brendan’s. Interment followed at St. Brendan’s Cemetery. Donations in his memory can be made to the Kidney Foundation or the Heart and Stoke Foundation. To sign the memorial guestbook or send a message of condolence, please visit www.carnells.com

HUNTER, Theophilus
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on September 4, 2007, Mr. Theophilus Hunter, formerly of Salvage, age 88 years. Predeceased by his parents, four brothers and two sisters. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife, Marie (Brown); daughter, Bonnie ( Wayne) Hewitt of Gander; grandchildren, Kristy (Peter) Frampton of Iqaluit, NU, Terri Lynn (Jimmy) MacDonald of Halifax, NS and Natasha of Gander; great-grandchildren, Christopher and Jacob Frampton, who he dearly loved. Funeral service was held on September 7th at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Salvage. Interment at Anglican Cemetery, Salvage. Donations in his memory can be made to St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Salvage.

BARRON, Catherine
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on September 6, 2007, Catherine Barron (Rose), age 96 years. Predeceased by her husband, John Barron -1985, first husband, Charles Rose-1959, three brothers, one sister and son-in-law, Raymond Whalen-2001. Left with fond and loving memories are sons, William of Toronto, ON, Charles (Diane) of Bancroft, ON, Allan (Muriel) of Gander; daughter, Louise Whalen of Sweet Bay; 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral mass was held on September 10th from St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Gander. Interment at All Saints Cemetery. Arrangements through Stacey’s Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guestbook, please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

GOODYEAR, Maureen
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, St. John’s on Thursday, September 6, 2007, Maureen Goodyear, age 62 years of Deadman’s Bay. Predeceased by her father, Donald Hurst-Boram; sister, Judy Lynn; grandchildren, Rebecca Goodyear and Christie Goodyear. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughters, Brenda Thomas (John) of Toronto, ON, Wendy Goodyear (Tom Norris) of Lumsden; mother, Josephine (stepfather, Lou Frank) of Gravenhurst, ON; brother, Stephen Hurst-Boram of Edmonton, AB; grandchildren, Jessica Goodyear (Mike Folkes) of Slave Lake, AB, JonathonThomas of Ottawa, ON, Tara Goodyear (Jason Stokes) of Scarborough, ON; great-grandchildren, Brooklynn Goodyear-Folkes, Riley Jason Goodyear-Stokes and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place at the United Church, Deadman’s Bay on September 10th with Rev. Tim Bowman officiating. Interment followed at the United Cemetery, Deadman’s Bay. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound cove-Musgrave Harbour. The family guestbook can be signed by visiting our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

WALSH, Josephine
In loving memory of Josephine Walsh who passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander at the age of 81 years. Predeceased by her husband, Herbert and grandson, Ian Laing. Left to mourn is her loving daughters, Elizabeth, Marjorie, Shirley, Margaret, Marie, Linda, Debra and Pamela; sons, John, Joseph, Herbert, Wayne, Gerald, Glenn and Neil and all respectable family; 31 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and many friends. Rested at Oram’s Funeral Home, Glovertown. Funeral service was held at Sacred Heart Church, Cull’s Harbour on September 10th. Donations may be made to the Sacred Heart Church, Cull’s Harbour.

GOODYEAR, Stephen
Passed away at Grand Prairie, Alberta on Saturday, September 8, 2007, Stephen Goodyear of Musgrave Harbour, in his 21st year. Predeceased by his grandparents, Leamon and Ena Flynn. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his mother, Cynthia and step dad, Junior Critchley of Musgrave Harbour; father, Wayne Newell (Jenny) of St. John’s, girlfriend, Hillary of B.C.; grandmother, Fanny Burke of St. John’s; step-grandfather, Philip Critchley of Gambo; four brothers, Kenneth Goodyear (Charlene) of Carmanville, Joshua Ash of Musgrave Harbour, Wayne Newell of Ontario and Clifford Stamp of Flatrock; one sister, Corinne Flynn of Gander; two nieces (his pride and joy), Keesha and Kennedy Goodyear of Carmanville; special cousins, Terri-Lynn and Aunt Weezie; godfather, Uncle Fred Burt; namesake, Uncle Stephen Burke; special buddies, Mark, Jimmy, Dwight, Jeff, Brent, Justin, Andrew, Brandon, Jennifer, Josh, and many, many more and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on September 17th at the Salvation Army Citadel in Musgrave Harbour. Interment followed at 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.

EASTMAN, Marjorie (nee Lambert)
Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family on Monday, September 10, 2007, Marjorie Eastman (Lambert), aged 76 years. Predeceased by her husband, James. Left to mourn her daughters, Joan (Jerry), Joy; sons, Rick (Donna), terry (Philomena), Jim (Ranessa); granddaughters, Jennifer, Kimberley, Sophia; grandsons, Michael and Matthew; great-granddaughters, Briana and Brooklyn; brother, Winston (Elizabeth); sister, Mae (Clyde deceased); special sister-in-law, Jean (Christa and Troy); also a large number of sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; caregivers, Mary Hobbs and Pauline Kelly; special friends, Emma, Florence, Daphne, Carol Ann and many more. Rested at Pritchett’s Funeral Home in Gambo. Funeral service was held on Thursday at 2 p.m. at St. George’s Anglican Church in Gambo. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of ones choice. To send condolences, visit Pritchett’s Funeral Home’s website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

GREEN, Georgia
While at her home with loving family by her side, Georgia Ann Green passed away peacefully into the arms of Jesus on September 10, 2007 in her 80th year. Born on November 7, 1927 in Victoria, Carbonear, Newfoundland, better known as Mom, she was loved and adored by her three daughters, Dianne Scobel (Frank) of St. Catharines, Kay Dawson (Brian) of Kitchener, and Sherri Heeg (Sybren) of Port Colborne. Amazingly nurturing Nanny to her seven grandchildren, Cindy Pestrak (Joe), Renee and Matt Scobel, Brianne and Corporal John Dawson, Nathan and Alana Heeg. Treasured great-grandmother to Austin and Ashley Pestrak. Predeceased by her cherished and loving husband, John Green (1989), parents, Pastor George and Mary (Mame) Parsons; and brother, Jack. She will be sadly missed by her sisters, Robina Patterson, Rhoda Gill (Lester), Gwen Dysart (Bob); and brother, Gilbert Parsons (Kay), as well as many nieces and nephews. Nanny was loved by all her family as she loved them with all her heart. She was taken from us too early; she was our inspiration and our guiding light. She will be deeply missed but her love and caring will never to forgotten. Funeral details were entrusted to the George Darte Funeral Chapel, 585 Carlton St., St. Catharines. Georgia’s family received visitors at Central Gospel Temple, St. Catharines. A funeral service to celebrate her life was held on September 12th. After a short reception, interment took place at Dorchester Union Cemetery in Dorchester, ON. Georgia’s family wishes to thank all those who have been supportive in her desire to celebrate the end of her life with dignity in her home. Special thanks got to CCAC and Para-Med staff. Especially Kay Pritchett, you were our rock during this difficult time. Thanks also to Dr. Sandra Hartman and nurses, Jim and Irene. We truly appreciate the compassion and special care you gave to our loving mother, sister, and nanny. In lieu of flowers, donations to Gideon’s International Canada would be appreciated.

Pritchett, Kenneth Reginald
Passed away unexpectedly at Glenwood on September 12, 2007, Kenneth Reginald Pritchett at the age of 73. He leaves to mourn his wife Rita (nee Warren), five daughters, Melissa Pritchett (Richard) of Alberta, Marina John (Roger) of Glenwood, Christine Burt (Steven) of Alberta, Bernice Pritchett of Gander, and Yvonne DeCaire (Leon) of Winnipeg; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four sisters: Beaulah Horlick (Gordon) of Dunville, Louise Pritchett (Bruce) of Gambo, Faye Butler (Jack) of Alberta, and Linda Dwyer (Jack) of Gambo; and one brother, Augustus Pritchett (Nell) of Gambo. Predeceased by his parents, Annie and Augustus Pritchett; brother, Nathan Pritchett (Shirley), sister, Zita Noseworthy (Jim), and brother, Baxter Pritchett (Phyllis). Rested at Anglican Church in Glenwood and Pritchett’s Funeral Home in Gambo. Memorial Service was held at the Anglican Church in Gambo on Sunday, September 16th at 2 p.m. .

KNEE, Augustus (Dec.12, 1909 – Sept. 13, 2007)
Passed away at 2 East, Escasoni on September 13, 2007 in his 98th year, formerly of Badgers Quay, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by his wife Margaret (Humphries) 1999; infant son Wilson; brothers: Frederick, Edgar and Samuel. Left to mourn two daughters: Ruth Sim (Richard), Boiling Springs, NC and Katie Haws, St. John’s; one son Jack (Lottie) Gander; seven grandchildren: Gerald, Fla.; Richard, Mary, Cathy, Jean, N.C; Derrick, Gander; and Jim, ON; sister, Mary Acreman, Mary’s Harbour, Lab.; several nieces and nephews and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St, John’s, NL. Funeral service was held September 17 at the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Interment to followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road, St. John’s. Donations may be made in Augustus’ memory to the St. Alban’s Anglican Cemetery Fund, Badgers Quay or St. Augustine’s Anglican Church or to a charity of one’s choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

GOODYEAR, Wilbert Walter
Passed away suddenly at his residence at Lumsden on September 14, 2007, Wilbert Walter Goodyear, aged 71 years. Predeceased by his parents, George and Dorothy Goodyear; three brothers, Roland, Ernest, Scott; sister, Triffie. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are three brothers, Ronald (Maggie) of Valleyfield, Joseph (Marilyn) of Wesleyville, Glenn (Elaine) of Lumsden; six sisters, Blanche Stokes (Cecil) of Deadman’s Bay, Margaret Oldford (John) of Toronto, ON, Barbara Auchinleck (Leonard) of St. John’s, Ann Chafe (Fred) of Alberta, Mae Dackers (Peter) of Lumsden, Paula Battigte (Guy) of Toronto, ON; two sisters-in-law, Winnie Goodyear of Lumsden, Myrtle Goodyear of Wesleyville; a large number of nieces and nephews and many friends. Funeral service was held on September 20th at Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove with Rev. Timothy Bowman officiating. Interment followed at Goodyear’s Cemetery, Lumsden. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove-Musgrave Harbour.

BRODERICK, Martina (nee Mackey)
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, September 16, 2007 in the presence of her loving family at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s, Martina Broderick, aged 78 years. Predeceased by her parents, Edward and Ellen Mackey; husband, Michael and son, Michael. Left to cherish her memory are her four daughters, Ellen Casey (Len), St. Brendan’s, Carmel Newman (Richard), Paradise, Marlene Broderick (Steve), Alliston, ON, and Annette Bridgeman (Kevin ), Paradise; son, Len (Mary), Whitbourne; seven grandchildren, Lynnette Aylward (Shannon), Neil Casey (Tara), Michael Gibbons, Alex and Emma Bridgeman, Jessie and Cassie Stratton; sister-in-law, Irene Broderick; brother-in-law, Ronald Broderick (Mary); special friends, Mrs. Sade Hynes and Mrs. Mary Ann Hogan; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation was held at St. Gabriel’s Church, St. Brendan’s. Funeral mass was held on September 19th at St. Gabriel’s Church, St. Brendan’s. Interment followed in St. Gabriel’s Cemetery. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

BROWN, Lillian
Passed away suddenly at her residence at Trinity, B.B. on September 16, 2007, Lillian Brown, age 61 years. Predeceased by her father, Bertrude Cook. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband, Percy; one son, Darrell (Kathy) of Brampton, ON; two daughters, Wanda (Woodrow Feltham) of Trinity, Bertina (James Ackerman) of Trinity; three brothers, Chesley Preston (Beverly) of Gambo, Clayton Preston (Maggie) of Trinity, Carson Preston (Eileen) of Trinity; four sisters, Florence Tulk (Clarence) of Gander, Mildred Wells (Bill) of Trinity, Linda Feltham (Roger) of Trinity, Helen Lane (Ross) of Ajax, ON; parents, Jabez and Suzanna Preston; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on September 20th at St. Alban’s Anglican Church, Trinity, B.B. with Rev. Wayne Short officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Trinity, B.B. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound cove-Musgrave Harbour.

PARSONS, Florence
Passed peacefully away at Brookfield Hospital on September 16, 2007, Florence Parsons of Indian Bay, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her parents, Samuel and Eunice Pickett; husband, Alfred George Parsons; three grandchildren, Keith, Randy and Bradley. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her two sons, Seymour (Margaret) of Indian Bay, Ben (Barbara) of Centreville; six daughters, Amelia Bolt of English Harbour East, Rosie Hawco (Mike) of Holyrood, Hilda Breen (Tom) of Mount Pearl, Esther Alexander of Alberta, Pearl Hunt of Trinity, B.B., Geraldine Rogers (Cliff) of Toronto, ON; one sister, Mary Jane Hunt of Indian Bay; 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on September 19th at St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Indian Bay with Rev. Wayne Short officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Indian Bay. Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove-Musgrave Harbour.

RYAN, Fred
Passed peacefully away on September 17, 2007, Fred Ryan in his 61st year of Brampton, Ontario (formerly of Gander, NL). Fred is survived by his three children, Jason, Kim and Kelly; four grandchildren, his sister, Joyce, brother, Ken and his father, Earl. He will be greatly missed by all.

COLES (Edith) Nina
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on September 19, 2007 (Edith) Nina Coles, age 68 years. Predeceased by loving husband, George Foster, parents, Humphrey and Nora, brothers, Donald, Alonzo, Fred, Henry and Humphrey; sisters, Jessie Nippard, Alice Sweetapple and Bessie Coles. Left with loving memories are her loving companion, George Johnson; son, Vincent (Tammy) Coles, daughters, Judy (Brent) Jenkins, Janis (Ken) Nichols; grandchildren, Whitney, Jenna, Geoffrey and Kyle will sadly miss their Nanny Coles; sisters, Stella Waterman, Rita West, Nellie Gillingham, brother, Gordon Coles; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, and their families and other relatives and friends are also filled with sorrow with her passing as well. Funeral Service was held September 21st from St. Martins Anglican Cathedral, Gander. Interment took place September 22nd at the Anglican Cemetery, Deep Bay, Fogo Island. Arrangement through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our memorial online guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

WALSH, JOHN JAMES
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on Wednesday, September 19th, 2007, John James Walsh in his 68th year. Predeceased by his parents, Stephen & Annie Walsh, brothers, Stephen, Roy and William, sisters, Kathleen and Elizabeth. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife, Carol; sons, Randy (Lynn) and Rick (Ledona), three grandchildren, Jeremy, Keshia and Brittany, brother, Vincent (Florence) of Fort McMurray, sister, Marie (Tom) Pritchard of North Carolina; sister-in-laws, Joy (Robert) Janes of Gander, Bonita (J. Maritz) of Gander, Colleen (John Clarke) of Ottawa, brother-in-laws, Keith (Louise) of St. John's, Ronald Whalen of Sweet Bay; sister-in-laws, Elizabeth Walsh of Grand Falls-Windsor, Lillian Walsh of Gander. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral Service was held September 21st from St. Martins Anglican Cathedral, Gander. Interment at All Saints Cemetery, Gander. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our memorial online guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

WARD, Simon
(August 11, 1918 – September 21, 2007)

Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital on September 21, 2007, surrounded by his loving family, Simon Ward, aged 89 of Gambo. He is predeceased by his parents, Idella and Anthony; brothers, Charlie and Domino; four sisters, Carrie, Emma, Myrtle & Elizabeth; and grandson, Colin. Left to mourn his wife of 69 years, Frances; children, Charles (Peggy), Harry (Louise), Franklyn (Linda), Calvin (Heather), Clarence (Madeline), Joy (Cecil), & Roger (Kathleen); 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sisters, Myrtle Janet (Jerrett), Sadie (Pritchett), & Sarah (Guy), and a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Pritchett’s Funeral Home; internment was at the Salvation Army cemetery in Gambo on September 24th. Donations in his memory can be made to the Salvation Army cemetery fund. To send condolences, please visit www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

CROWELL, Netta Mary (Hill, Coughlin)
Died to this life, peacefully at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's, on Monday, September 24, 2007, surrounded by her loving children: Philip, Margaret, Theresa and Rosemary. Predeceased by her parents, Lewis and Vivian Hill, husband, Kenneth H. Crowell and her children's father, Philip B. Coughlin. Left to mourn her passing son, Philip Coughlin (Margaret), Theresa Coughlin Anstey (Wayne), Rosemary Coughlin Gray (Eugene); also her precious grandchildren: Stephen Coughlin (Renee); Jennie Anstey Rosenberg (David); David Anstey (Melanie); Laura Beth and Brandon Gray; two dear great-grandchildren, Liam and Aidan Rosenberg; sisters, Evelyn Mendina, Florida, Mabel Russell, Elsie Hill and Edith Daniels, St. John's; also left with fond memories her extended Crowell family as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. Funeral service was held at the First United Church, Glenwood, Thursday, September 27th. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

COOK, Phoebe Marie
Passed peacefully away at Brookfield Hospital on September 24, 2007, Phoebe Marie Cook, aged 61 years of Indian Bay. Predeceased by her parents, George and Caroline Winter; son, Elvis; two brothers, Robert and David; four sisters, Isabelle Winter, Alma Parsons, Ann Cutler, Lorraine Firmage; sister-in-law, Dorothy Winter; parents-in-law, Stewart and Beatrice Cook. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband, Ralph; son, Perry (Linda) of Wareham; daughter, Connie Hunt (Bruce) of Centreville; brother, Captain Jacob Hunt of St. John’s; brothers-in-law, Stanley Parsons, William Cook (Carrie), John Cook (Eunice), Louise Cutler (William) of Wareham, Olive Winter of Indian Bay, Nita Parsons (Martin) of Indian Bay; sisters-in-law, Josephine Winter of Glovertown, Gertrude Cook of St. John’s, Maude Cook of St. John’s, Florence Rogers of Wareham; six grandchildren, Dillon, Candace, Kayla, Courtney, Kaitlin, Kelsey; and a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service was held on September 26, 2007 at St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Indian Bay with Rev. Wayne Short officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Indian Bay. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove-Musgrave Harbour. To sign our online register book, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

ELLIOTT, Doris
Passed away suddenly at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on Saturday, September 29, 2007, Doris Margaret Elliott, age 50 years of Hare Bay. Predeceased by her parents, Cecil and Elsie Wiseman; and brother, Bill. Left to mourn with sweet loving memories are her loving and evoted husband, Jim; son, Mark. Also brothers, Leonard (Nicey) of Hare Bay, Ray (Melvina) of Lewisporte, Douglas (Phyllis) of Springdale; sisters, Minnie Brown (Fred) of Gambo, Judy Blagdon of Gambo, Rachel Wiseman of Hare Bay; sisters-in-law, Pansy Wiseman of Gander, Violet Roberts of Triton; brothers-in-law, John (Kathleen) of Dover, Wilson (Linda) of Jamestown, Bruce (Vera) of Toronto, Cecil of Toronto, Alfred of South Brook, Bob (Kathleen); and many nieces and nephews and a very large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral service took place at the Salvation Army Citadel, Hare Bay on October 3rd with Captains Lillian and Austin Randell offficating assisted by Colonels Grace and Cecil Cooper. Interment followed at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Lockyers Bay. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Oram’s Funeral Home.

POWELL, Sarah Nellie
Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on September 29, 2007, Sarah Nellie Powell, age 94. Predeceased by her parents, Stanley and Martha Ann Matchim; husband, Norman; daughter, Joan; sisters, Alma and Dorothy; and brothers, Owen, Joseph, Maxwell and Wilfred. Nellie will live in the hearts and memories of her son, Eugene (Marjorie); daughters, Norma (Kyrl), Alma ( Garfield), Patricia (Steve), Olive (Brian), Marilyn, Kaye, Yvonne (terry); son-in-law, Peter Hoyles; sisters, Nora and Louise; sister-in-law, Sadie, 14 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Funeral took place at the United Church at Happy Adventure on October 1st. Interment was at the United Church Cemetery.

 

 

Page contributed by: Carol Walsh

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

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