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Burin Peninsula Obituaries
April 2019

The area includes from Terrenceville on down to Grand Bank, over to Lamaline, St. Lawrence, Burin, Marystown and down the Peninsula again to Boat Harbour. All the communities are not named but serves the whole of the Peninsula.

 

ANDREWS, CHARLIE
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late Charlie Andrews of Marystown announces his passing. Charlie passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health care Center in Burin on April 5, 2019 at the age of 62. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his wife Bonnie of 7 years; son, Charlie Jr.; step-children, Frazer Fizzard (Ashley King) of Fort McMurray, Samantha Fizzard (Andy Butler) of Nova Scotia, Brittany Fizzard (Zack Neal) of Alberta; 5 step-grandchildren, Bryce, Mia, Callum, Malaya, and Linkyn; brothers, George Andrews (Marjorie) of Happy Valley Goose bay, and Robert Andrews (Tammy) of Alberta; nieces, Brianna, Natasha, Mackenzie, Erica and Natalie; special friends, Kathleen and Joe Stapleton; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Charlie was predeceased by his parents Roy and Sarah Andrews. Cremation will take place. Inurnment to follow at a later date. Donations can be made to the Andrews Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

BAKER, JOYCE
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late JOYCE BAKER of Bay L'Argent announces her passing. Joyce passed away at the Burin peninsula Health care Center in Burin on April 23, 2019 at the age of 83. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her husband Absalom of 65 years; sons, David (Rose) of Nova Scotia, Geoffrey (Pauline) of Labrador City, Brian (Christina) of Bay L'Argent, Alfred (Rhonda) of bay L'Argent, Ford (Ann) of New Brunswick, Shawn of Bay L'Argent, and Conrad (Natasha) of Alberta; daughters, Gloria Sheppard (Kevin) of nova Scotia, Debbie Connors (Bob) of Nova Scotia, and Rita Hynes of Nova Scotia; 22 grandchildren, and 30 great-grandchildren; sister, Rita Simms of Gander; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Joyce was predeceased by her parents Alfred & Elizabeth Hardy, her brother Waldren Hardy and son-in-law Ron Hynes. As per Joyce's wishes, cremation will take place Funeral Service will take place at St. Hilda's Anglican Church in Bay L'Argent on Saturday, April 27th at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made the The Janeway. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

BENNETT, EMILY H.
It is with great sadness that the family of the late EMILY H. BENNETT of Grand Bank announce her passing at the Blue Crest Home in Grand Bank on Sunday April 21st, 2019 at the age of 97. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are; sons, Robert (Mildred) of Grand Bank, Charles Jr. (Cecily) of Grand Bank, Max (Arbor) of Toronto, ON; daughters, Bessie Lake (Charles) of Grand Bank, Ethel Lake (Carl) of Toronto, ON, Tarra Lawson (Steve) of Grand Beach; sister, Jessie Billard of Halifax; brother, Cecil Barnes (Frances) of Toronto, ON; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Charlie Bennett; son, Chesley Bennett; parents, George & Audrey Barnes; grandson, Keith Lake. A private family service to take place. Interment to follow at the Jehovah Witness Cemetery in Grand Bank. In Emily's memory, donations may be made to the Mental Health Association. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

BEST, PEARL
It is with great sadness that the family of the late PEARL BEST of Grand Bank, formerly of Gaultois, announces her passing at the Blue Crest Home in Grand Bank on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the age of 93. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are; daughter, Shirley Rose (Carl) of Grand Bank; sister, Blanche Garland; sisters-in-law, Anita Vokey, Hannah Neil (Wally), Emmie Haynes (Max); brothers-in-law, Reg Best (Donna), Carl Best (Edypat), Heber Best (Pat), Bill Smith; 6 grandchildren, Jason (Sandra), Colin (Angela), Paula (Brady), Susan, Donna (Scott), Angela; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of family and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, James & Mary Lily; husband, Ray Best; son, Roy Best; sister, Emmie Strickland. The family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Saturday, April 20th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm & 7:00pm to 9:00pm. The funeral service will take place at St. Alban's Anglican Church in Grand Bank on Monday, April 22nd at 11:00am. Interment to follow at the St. Alban's Anglican Church Cemetery in Grand Bank. In Pearl's memory, donations may be made to St. Alban's Anglican Church or the Blue Crest Home. No flowers by request of the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

BOWLES, OLIVER
Passed away, on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Vancouver, BC, OLIVER BOWLES, of Marystown, in his 52nd year. Leaving to mourn his mother Maud Pike (Charlie), Lewins Cove, aunts, uncles, and cousins; and a large circle of friends. Oliver is predeceased by his Step-parents Oliver and Frances Bowles, and his Aunts Helen and Elizabeth. Cremation has taken place. A Funeral Service will be held at Peninsula Funeral Home in Creston South on a date and time to be announced. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

BROCKERVILLE, PATRICIA
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late PATRICIA BROCKERVILLE of Lawn announces her passing. Patricia passed away at the U.S. Memorial Health Care Center in St. Lawrence on April 14, 2019 at the age of 89. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her husband Howard of 66 years; sons, Gordon (Susan) of Marystown, Lloyd (Elizabeth) of Marystown, Randy (Donna) of Marystown; daughters, Wanda (Steve Belanger) of St. John's, Rhonda (Randy Rowsell) of Corner Brook, and Shelley (Robin Tarrant) of Marystown; 14 grandchildren, Jonathan (Leanne), Melissa (Mike), Ben, Claire (Cyril), Christopher (Chantelle), Krista (Stephen), Ryan (Jessica), Sarah (Steve), Tyler, Mark, Hilary, Michael, Laura, and Colin; great-grandchildren, Calla, Jacob, Cooper, Carlie, James, and Madison; brother, Phonse Henneburry of Toronto; sister, Vera Lundrigan of Marystown; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Patricia was predeceased by her parents Thomas and Veronica Henneburry; infant son John; infant daughter Trudy; brothers; Gordon Henneburry, and Vince Henneburry; sisters; Christina Stacey and Mary Strickland; daughter-in-law; Sylvia Brockerville. The Brockerville Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Parish in Marystown on Wednesday, April 17 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. In Patricia's memory donations may be made to the U.S. Memorial or A Charity of One's Choice or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

BYRD, ALBERT
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late ALBERT BYRD of Terrenceville announces his passing. Albert passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center in Burin on April 24, 2019 at the age of 70. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his sons, Kevin Byrd (Nancy) of Alberta and Albert Byrd of Alberta; daughters, Sheila Hoskins (Colin) of Alberta and Mercedes Byrde (Mike Plotskip) of Alberta; 8 grandchildren, Melanie, Colin, Dylan, Ellen, Alex, Kira, Cordelle & Jacqueline ; brothers, George of Terrenceville, Charles (Barbara) of English Harbour East and Gerard Byrde (Betty) of Terrenceville; sister, Marie Clarke (Robert) of Alberta ; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Albert was predeceased by his wife Mildred, his parents Charles & Margaret Byrd, sister, Vera Kearley, sisters-in-law, Zita Byrd & Barbara McCarthy. Cremation will take place, funeral services to be held a a later date to be announced. In Albert's memory donations can be made to the Byrd Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

COLES, CLAYTON H.
It is with great sadness that the family of the late CLAYTON H. COLES of Grand Bank announces his passing at Pleasantview Towers in St. John's on Monday, April 29, 2019 at the age of 83. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are; son, Ellis (Rosalind) of Paradise, NL; brothers, Wince (Mildred) of Topsail, NL, Ellis (Marjorie) of Carmanville, NL; sisters-in-law, Susie Riggs (George), Scottie Bungay; 2 grandchildren, Ryan (Megan), Aimee (Ryan); 1 great-grandson, Nathan; plus a large circle of extended family and friends, especially those past and present neighbours of Coronation Street, especially Jake Bungay & Amanda Vajna (Trimm). He was predeceased by his wife, Mary; parents, Harold & Florrie Coles. Special thanks to the staff of Pleasantview Towers, especially nurse Dave Kendall. The Coles Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Thursday, May 2nd from 2:00pm to 4:00pm & 7:00pm & 9:00pm where the funeral service will be held on Friday, May 3rd at 1:00pm. Interment to follow at the Grand Bank United Church Cemetery. In Clayton's memory, donations may be made to the Healthcare Foundation or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

CREWE, MARY JANE
Passed peacefully away, on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at her home in Harbour Mille, NL, MARY JANE CREWE of Harbour Mille, NL, in her 75th year. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Gerald, son James Thornton (Angela), Brooks, AB, daughter Geraldine Keeping (Todd), Brooks, AB; 3 grandchildren, Nicholas Thornton, and Damien and Britteny Keeping; brother Gerry Barnes (Judy), Halifax, NS and sister Stella Barnes, Harbour Mille; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Mary Jane is predeceased by her parents Samuel and Elizabeth Barnes and her brother Garfield. Cremation has taken place.

DOUGLAS, LINDA MARY JEAN
It is with great sadness that the family of Linda Mary Jean Douglas of Burin announces her passing at the Health Science Center in St. John's surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the age of 51 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband Daryl Douglas of 29 years; Sons Wesley Douglas of Calgary, AB and Ryan Douglas of Burin, NL; Mother Elizabeth Nolan of Marystown; Mother-in-Law Madonna Hiscock of Burin; Brother Brian (Valerie) Nolan of Garnish; Sister, Carol-Ann Nolan of Goulds; Sister Madonna (Dave) Gover of Marystown; Special Nephew and Niece Andrew (Davena) Hillier of Marystown and Kyra Hodder; Sister-in-law Charmaine, (Barry) Douglas of Corner Brook; Brother-in-Law Jimmy (Maxine) Douglas of Marystown plus a large circle of Nieces, Nephews, Aunts, Uncles, Family and Friends. Special friends Kay Stapleton and Vanessa Power. Predeceased by her baby son Daryl Douglas; Predeceased by Grandparents Luke and Alice Nolan; Grandparents Cornelius and Elizabeth Mitchell; her father John Patrick Nolan; Father-in-Law Wesley Douglas; Step Father-in-Law Oswald Hiscock; Sisters Ruth and Jeannie Nolan; and Brother-in-Law Sandy Collins. Family will be accepting visitors and friends on April 25 from 1-9Pm and Friday from 10AM to 9PM. Funeral Service will take place from Serenity Chapel on Saturday, April 27th at 1PM. In keeping with Linda's wishes cremation will follow after funeral service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin.

EDWARDS, MICHAEL
It is with great sadness that the family of the late MICHAEL EDWARDS of Point May announces his passing at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the age of 64. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife Christina of 40 years; sons, Michael (Stephanie) of St. John's, Darryl (Wendy) of St. John's; daughter, Melissa Walters (Derek) of St. John's; sisters, Alice Edwards, Violet Edwards, Betty Strang, Margaret Farrell (Bern), Muriel Strang (Gary), Evelina Edwards, Charlene Roul (Boyd); brothers, Arnold Edwards (Clara), Fred Edwards (Joan), Terry Edwards; 5 grandchildren, Brooke, Peyton, Aiden, Ella, Mia; plus a large circle of family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Edward & Evelina Edwards; parents-in-law, Lewis & Mary Strickland; brother, Ted; infant brother, Michael; infant sister, Muriel; brothers-in-law, Tom Strang, Gordon Strickland, Paul Strickland. The Edwards family will be accepting visitors at Church of the Most Holy Rosary in Point May on Saturday, April 20th from 10:00am to 12:00pm, 2:00pm to 4:00pm & 7:00pm to 9:00pm and Sunday, April 20th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm & 7:00pm to 9:00pm where the funeral mass will be held on Monday, April 22nd at 3:30pm. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Point May. In Michael's memory, donations may be made to the Point May Roman Catholic Cemetery Fund or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Fortune. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

FOLLETT, WALTER EDMUND
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late WALTER EDMUND FOLLETT of Grand Bank announces his passing. Walter passed away at the Blue Crest Home in Grand Bank on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at the age of 87. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his son, Tony Follett of Grand Bank; daughters, Donna Follett of London, ON and Patsy Follett (Edward Mercer) of St. John's; 4 grandchildren, Angela Follett, Jason Follett, Matthew Follett, and Heather Kirby; 5 great-grandchildren, Aiden, Nickolas, Myley, Sadie, and Anthony; sister, Winnifred Osmond; brother-in-law, Claude Myles (Doreen) plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Walter was predeceased by his wife Roberta Maude, his parents Eli and Alma Follett, his sister Jean Soper, and his daughter-in-law Wendy. In honouring Walter's wishes cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Wednesday, April 17thfrom 1 pm to 5 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm. In Walter's memory donations can be made to The Grand Bank United Church. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

GAULTON, HANNAH
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late HANNAH GAULTON of Rushoon announces her passing. Hannah passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital in St. John's on April 22, 2019 at the age of 91. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her sons, John of Ontario, Tom (Marlene) of Ontario, Leonard (Ruth) of Parker's Cove, Michael (Jackie) of Rushoon, Kevin (Joanne) of Rushoon, Ray (Tina) of St. Lawrence; special grandson, Keith Gaulton; daughters, Mary Corbett of Holyrood, Bernice Lush (Phil) of Holyrood, Rode Foote (Gerry) of St. John's, Ruth Picco (John) of Paradise, Noreen Synard (Gerald) of parker's Cove, Glenda Critch (Eugene) of St. Philip's; a large circle of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Foss of St. John's and Nora Kelly (Ron) of Placentia; special friends, Pricilla & Michael Dicks and Jim & Patricia Lundrigan; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Hannah was predeceased by her loving husband Patrick J. Gaulton, her son James, daughter Margaret, grandson Matthew, parents Henry & Mary Ann Moores, brother Jim, sister Winnie, son-in-law Dan and daughter-in-law Marcella. The Gaulton Family will be accepting visitors at Christ the King RC Church in Rushoon on Wednesday, April 24th from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church in Rushoon on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Cremation to follow. Graveside service to be announced. Special thank you to the Karwood Retirement Retreat in Paradise and the doctors and staff at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital 7 East, your kindness and compassion will never be forgotten. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

GAULTON, LORI
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late LORI GAULTON of Marystown announces her passing. Lori passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center in Burin on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the age of 43. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her new husband Kenny; brother, Archibald Walsh of Marystown; sisters, Myra Gates (Rocky) of Kilbride, Mandy Hollett (Derrick) of Marystown, Denise Strang (Paddy) of Lawn, Colleen Riggs (Darrell) of Burin and Sara Cronin (Nick Chapman) of Vermillion, AB.; mother-in-law, Corsini Gaulton; nieces, Brittany, Chelsea, Hailey, Kaleigh, Peyton, Malia, Sarah, and Emma; nephews, Zachary, Patrick, Jeremy, Brady, Macquley, Logan, Riley, Ares and Casey; plus a large circle of extended family, nieces, nephews, and friends. Lori was predeceased by her father Archibald Walsh and her mothers Lorriane Walsh and Jeanette Walsh, grandparents Walsh, grandparents Farrell and grandparents Crocker, her brother-in-law Anthony Gaulton and her father-in-law Clement Gaulton. Lori's Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Saturday, April 20th from 10:00 am to 9:00 p.m. and Sunday, April 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will take place at St. Michael's Anglican Church in Creston South on Monday, April 22nd at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to Follow In Lori's memory donations may be made to the Burin Peninsula Health Care, Kemo Patient Care or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

HACKETT, JUANITA
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late JUANITA HACKETT of St. Bernard's announces her passing. Juanita passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center in Burin on Friday, April 5, 2019 at the age of 62. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her husband, Clarence of 44 years; daughter, Heather Hackett-Hayes (Lynn) of Atlanta, Georgia; grandchildren, Clara and Lynden; sisters, Edith Hynes of St. Bernard's, Lillian (Bill) Hodder of St. Bernard's, Doreen Thornhill (Eddie) of Little Bay East, and Sheila Brinston of Labrador City; brothers, Wallace Myles of Burin, Terry Myles of BC, and Alec Myles (Helen) of St. John's; sister-in-law, Loretta Myles of AB; best friend, Vera Hackett of St. Bernard's; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Juanita was predeceased by her parents William & Julie Myles; son, Clarence Hackett; brother, Gerald Myles; parents-in-law, Genevieve & Clarence Hackett. The Hackett Family will be accepting visitors at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, St. Bernard's on Sunday, April 7th beginning at 7pm; Monday, April 8th from 2pm to 4pm, and 7pm to 9pm. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, April 8th, 2019 at 1:00 pm from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, St. Bernard's. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Bernard's. In Juanita's memory, donations may be made to The Janeway Children's Hospital or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

HALL, BERTHA
Passed peacefully away, on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Blue Crest Interfaith Home, Grand Bank, NL, BERTHA HALL, formerly of Marystown, in her 67th year. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Rick, daughters Sherry Moulton, and Stephanie Moulton (Kenny), Mother Gwendolyn, brothers Gary (Rose), Robert (Tracey), Dwayne (Evelyn), Andy (Charlene), mother in law Irene Hall, sisters in law Cathy Senior (Cal), and Patricia Hall; 3 grandchildren James Barry, Brianna Barry and Sarah Moulton; and a large circle of nieces, nephews, and family and friends. Bertha is predeceased by her father Andrew Smith and father in law Joe Hall. Resting and visitation will take place from Peninsula Funeral Home in Creston South on Sunday, April 28th, from 2 pm - 9 pm, and on Monday, April 29th, from 2 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at Calvary United Church in Creston South on a date and time to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations, in Bertha's memory, may be to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

HANRAHAN, JOHN
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late JOHN PAD HANRAHAN of Marystown announces his passing. John passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center in Burin on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at the age of 69. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his wife Ann Marie of 12 years; sons, Rodney Hanrahan (Amanda) of Marystown, Johnny Hanrahan (Nicole) of Marystown and Wayne Hanrahan (Paula Cluett) of Garnish; daughters, Trina Hanrahan of Marystown, and Vanessa Nolan (Dwayne) of Garnish; step-son Craig Dimmer (Erin) of Fox Cove; step-daughter Lenore Lake (Kirk) of Salt Pond; 8 grandchildren, Tori, Philip, Scott, Kelsey, Evan, Tamara, Destiny, and Tyson; 5 step-grandchildren, Brittany, Thomas, Tyler, Zack and Kerri; brothers, George Hanrahan (Mary) of Marystown, Phonse Hanrahan (Kay Cross) of Marystown and Charles Hanrahan of St. John's; sisters, Helena Lewis (Reg) of St. John's, Frances Woolridge (Bernard) of St. John's, Audrey Edwards (Andre) of St. John's, Lillian Lockyer (Clyde) of St. John's,Darlene Wells (Joe) of St. John's and Debbie Andrejciw (Bobby) of St. John's; brother-in-law and buddy Eugene Stanley of St. John's plus a large circle of extended family and friends. John was predeceased by his parents Catherine and George Hanrahan, his first wife Jessie Hanrahan and sister Vicki Stanley. Cremation has taken place. The Hanrahan Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Homes, Marystown on Friday, April 5th from 1 pm to 9pm and Saturday, April 6th from 10 am to 9pm. A Funeral Service will be held at Wiseman's Funeral Homes, Marystown on Sunday, April 7th at 2:00 pm. Inurnment to follow at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Marystown. In John Pad's memory, donations may be made to The Hanrahan Family or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

HARVEY, NORMAN CHARLIE
It is with great sadness that the family of Norman Charlie Harvey of Grand Bank announces his peaceful passing at Dr. S. Beckley Health Care Centre on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at the age of 71 years. He leaves to mourn with loving and precious memories wife of 50 years Dorothy Harvey; sons Norman (Susan) of Grand Bank, NL and Dwayne (Kerri) of Grand Bank, NL; daughter Shirley ( Greg Brake) of Grand Bank, NL; 7 grand children Jennifer Stacey, Chris Harvey, Brandon Harvey, Brittany Weiland, Cody Harvey, Amanda Brake, Kayla Brake and 2 great-grandchildren Aliyah Stacey and Liam Harvey; brother Walter Freeman Harvey (wife Maxine) of Grand Bank, NL; sister-in-law Melvina Harvey and mother-in-law Shirley Warren plus a large circle of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and many friends. He is predeceased by father Charlie Harvey, mother Rhoda Ann Anstey, brothers Raymond Harvey, Lawson Harvey, sister Flossie Hoddinott. Resting at Serenity Funeral Home, Grand Bank Wednesday, April 3rd 2-5pm and 7-9pm and Thursday, April 4th 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Service to take place from The Salvation Army Citadel, Grand Bank Friday, April 5, 2019 at 2pm with interment following at Salvation Army Cemetery, Grand Bank. Donations in his memory may be made to The Family. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Grand Bank. "Because We Care."

HICKMAN, HOWARD J.
It is with great sadness that the family of the late HOWARD J. HICKMAN of Grand Bank announces his passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at the age of 68. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife Elaine of 49 years; son, Howard Jr. (Melanie) of Paradise, NL; daughters, Tracey Hickman (Perry Adams) of Clarenville, NL, Jennifer Haley (Robert) of Flat Rock, NL; 5 grandchildren, Zachary, Jordyn, Allie, Julia, James; plus a large circle of family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Elsie Hickman & Joseph Strickland; sisters; Rita Burt, Mae Hawkins, Christine Hollett. The Hickman Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Thursday, April 18th from 2:00pm to 9:00pm; where the funeral service will be held on Friday, April 19th at 2:00pm. As per Howard's wishes, cremation has taken place. Inurnment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Grand Bank. In Howard's memory, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or flowers gratefully accepted. "Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal" Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

HILLIER, PHYLLIS
It is with great sadness that the family of the late PHYLLIS HILLIER of Fortune announces her passing at her residence in Fortune on Monday, April 1, 2019, at the age of 64. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are son; Neil Hillier (Tracy) of Clarke's Beach; daughters, Vanessa Joyce (Chuck) of Avon, ON, Andrea Hillier of New Brunswick; sisters, Kathleen Noury, Maxine Evans, June Hillier (Max), Suzanne Humby (Merv), Dawn Piercey (Merlin), Louise Bell (John), Kimberley Piercey (Rob), Linda Hiscock (Willis); brothers, David Piercey (Thelma), Melvin Piercey (Dianne), Randy Piercey (Donna); 5 grandchildren, Ethan, Emma, Mackenzie, Robbie, Cynthia, Summerlynn. She was predeceased by her parents, Harvey & Phyllis Piercey; brother, Walter; sister, Jean. The Hillier family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Fortune on Wednesday, April 3rd from 2:00pm to 5:00pm & 7:00pm to 9:00pm where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 4th at 2:00pm. Cremation to follow. In Phyllis' memory, donations may be made to the Hillier Family or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes Fortune "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

KEARLEY, HAZEL
It is with great sadness that the family of the late HAZEL KEARLEY of English Harbour East announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at the age of 67. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are husband, Wilson Kearley of 47 years; son, Todd Kearley (Myra Clarke) of English Harbour East; daughters, Nicole (Brian) Walle of Cold Lake, AB, and Vickie (Colin) Clarke of Burin; 3 grandchildren, Dillon Clarke (Alyssa Lundrigan), Haley and Claire; 2 great-grandchildren, Sophia and Landon; brother, Gordon (Dorothy) Evans of English Harbour East; sister, Rita Hunt of Harbour Breton; sister-in-law, Theresa Ann Evans of Gander; special friend, Donna Kearley; special nieces, Barbara Kearley and Ashley Evans; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Reuben & Annie Mae Evans; brother, Clarence Evans; and sister, Christina Evans. In honouring Hazel's wishes, cremation has taken place. The Kearley Family will be accepting visitors at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in English Harbour East, on a date and time to be announced, from where the Funeral Mass will take place on a date and time to be announced. Inurnment will follow at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Cemetery in English Harbour East. In Hazel's memory donations may be made to The Kearley Family or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

KELLY, RUDY
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late RUDY KELLY of St. Lawrence announces his passing on April 23, 2019. Rudy passed away suddenly at the age of 46. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his loving wife Paula of 24 years; sons, Daniel & Keegan of St. Lawrence; his mom Eileen Kelly of St. Lawrence; brothers, Wayne (Mona) of Marystown, Eddie (Myra) of St. Lawrence, Barry (Janice) of Paradise, Brian (Krista) of St. Lawrence and Vic (Sherry) of Houston, B.C; sisters, Gert (Max) of Mount Pearl, Monica of Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Theresa of Houston, B.C, Jean of St. Pierre, Barb (Victor) of St. Pierre, Eileen of Badger, Toni (Jack) of Houston, B.C., Judy (Den) of St. Lawrence, Aggie (Eddie) of St. Lawrence & Sherry (Reg) of Mount Pearl; his mother and father-in-law Pat and Sheila Power; sister-in-law, Melanie (Brad); special niece, Rachael and special nephew, Blake; plus many other special nieces and nephews in the Kelly family, he loved them all dearly; and a large circle of extended family and friends. Rudy was predeceased by his dad, Robert Kelly, his brother, Gordon Kelly and nephew, Ray Wells. The Kelly Family will be accepting visitors at St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church in St. Lawrence on Thursday, April 25th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday, April 26th from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church in St. Lawrence on Saturday, April 27th at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. Vigil for Rudy will be held at St. Thomas Aquinas Friday, April 26th at 7 p.m. In Rudy's memory donations may be made to the St. Lawrence Volunteer Fire Department or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family"www.wisemansfh.ca

MATTERFACE, ALMON
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late ALMON MATTERFACE of Garnish announces his passing. Almon passed away at his home in Garnish on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the age of 57. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his daughter, Linsay Matterface of Fortune; 1 grandchild, Tia Bolt; sisters, Grace Smith (George), Joan Forsey (Fred) and Mae Cake (Russell); plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Alman was predeceased by his parents, Gerald & Margaret Matterface; brothers, Mansfield, Aubrey, and Morley Matterface. The Matterface Family will be accepting visitors at the United Church in Boat Harbour on Friday, May 31st from 2pm to 5pm and 7pm to 9pm and Saturday, June 1st from 10am to 12 noon. Funeral Service will take place at the United Church in Boat Harbour on Saturday, June 1st at 2pm. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery in Boat Harbour. In Alman's memory donations may be made to The Mental Health Society. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Fortune. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

MYLES, MARGARET MARY
Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, Burin, NL, on Sunday, April 21, 2019, MARGARET MARY MYLES (née Singleton) of St. Bernard's, NL, in her 84th year. Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, her loving husband of 62 years, Bill; sons Rick (Nina), Bill (Kim), Tim, Brian (Lisa), and Perry; daughters Wanda Coombs (Gus), Ann Power, and Necie Mouland (Randy); 13 grandchildren April, Chris, Warren, Tasha, Abbie, Evan, Timothy, Maggie, Hillary, Andrew, Aaron, Blake, and Ashton; 4 great-grandchildren Patrick, Indie, Bridget, and Maya; sister Theresa Duke; sisters-in-law Carmel Singleton and Bernice Scott; nieces and nephews; caregivers Mary, Louise, and Norma; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Margaret is predeceased by her parents Joseph and Mary Singleton; brothers Gerard, Hughie, Leonard, Mike, Dick, Edgar, and Fred; sisters Carmel, Bernadette, and Sadie; and daughter-in-law Joelle. Resting at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, St. Bernard's, on Monday, April 22 from 7-9 pm and Tuesday, April 23 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm. The mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, St. Bernard's, on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Church Cemetery in St. Bernard's. In Margaret's memory, flowers are gratefully accepted. "Miss no single opportunity of making some small sacrifice, here by a smiling look, there by a kindly word; always doing the smallest right and doing it all for love." - St. Therese of Lisieux
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

PATTEN, SIMEON
It is with great sadness that the family of the late SIMEON PATTEN of Grand Bank announce his passing at the Blue Crest Home in Grand Bank on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the age of 83. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife Phyllis of 55 years; sister, Grace Wilkins of Wingham, ON; sister-in-law, Betty Vincent; brothers-in-law, Keith Vincent, Frank Ralph; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, George & Laura Patten; brothers, Louis Patten, Clyde Patten, Phil Patten; sisters, Stella Bennett, Shirley Barnes, Matilda Ralph; parents-in-law, Tom & Bessie Vincent. The Patten Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Monday, April 29th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm & 7:00pm to 9:00pm where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 30th at 2:00pm. Interment to follow at The Salvation Army Cemetery in Grand Bank. In Sim's memory, donations may be made to The Salvation Army Cemetery Fund or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

PIERCE, BERNICE M.
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late BERNICE M. PIERCE of Fortune announces her passing. Bernice passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the age of 80. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her son, Douglas Pierce (Lillian Ayres) of Fortune; daughters, Lisa Pierce (Leonard Drake) of Fortune, and Cindy Pierce (Dennis Roberts) of Plainfield, ON; grandson Sterling; great-grandchildren, Ayden & Ethan; brothers, Michael, Leo, Freeman and Eugene Cox; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. Bernice was predeceased by her husband Charles A. Pierce; parents, Leo & Hester Cox; brothers, Pat and Will Joe; and sister, Elizabeth. In honouring Bernice's wishes cremation has taken place. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 02:00 p.m. from Wiseman's Funeral Home, Fortune. Inurnment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Fortune. In Bernice's memory donations can be made to The Pierce Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Fortune "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

PLANK, EMILY
It is with great sadness that the family of the late EMILY PLANK of Grand Bank announces her passing at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at the age of 78. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are husband John of 37 years; sisters, Hilda (Raphael) of Torbay, Sadie (Robert) of Grand Bank, Ena (Fred) of Fortune, Dinah (Levi) of Baine Hr; brothers, Robert (Daphne) of CBS, Leonard (Karen) of CBS, Lloyd (Arlene) of Nova Scotia; brother-in-law, Kevin Lundrigan of Burin; special cousin, Lewie of Nova Scotia; aunts, Marion (Pash) Bonnell of Point au Gaul, Muriel Dodge of Point au Gaul, Bessie Bowen of Paradise; 19 nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Leo Robert & Beulah Hillier; sister, Mary Lundrigan; uncle, Edmund Miller. The Plank Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Tuesday, April 30th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm & Wednesday, May 1st from 9:00am to 11:00am. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, May 1st at 2:00 pm from St. Alban's Anglican Church. Interment to follow in the St. Alban's Anglican Church Cemetery. In Emily's memory, donations may be made to St. Alban's Anglican Church. No flowers by request. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Grand Bank. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

ROSE, THELMA MARIE
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's, NL, on Friday, April 19, 2019, THELMA MARIE ROSE of Creston South, NL, in her 73rd year. Leaving to mourn, her loving husband Eric, daughters Erin Rose (Gerard), Marystown, and Vivian Rose (Dean), Epworth, 4 grandchildren, Haley, Taylor, Carter and Blake: brother George Wiscombe, Paradise, and several Brothers and Sisters in Law; nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Thelma is predeceased by her parents Fred and Alice Wiscombe and sisters Marion and Irene. The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff at the ICU at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre and St. Clare's Mercy Hospital who cared for Thelma during her illness. Resting at Peninsula Funeral Home, Creston South, on Sunday, April 21, from 2 - 9 pm and Monday, April 22 from 10 am - 9 pm. The funeral service will be held at St. Michael's Anglican Church, Creston South, on a date and time to be announced. Interment will follow at the Anglican Church Cemetery in Creston South. In Thelma's memory, donations may be made to the Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

SNOW, Frederick David
April 26, 1942 ~ April 24, 2019

Passed away peacefully at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center on April 24, 2019 with his family by his side, Frederick David Snow of Lewin's Cove at the age of 76 years. He is survived by wife Kay Moulton; daughters, Charlene Steacy (Jim), Sonya Snow, Jo-Ann Sherwood (Dwayne), and sons, David (Leslie), Bruce (Carole), grandchildren, Adam, Andrew, Kyle, Nicholas, Keeley, Liam, Émilie, and Christian, as well as siblings, Ron (Sharon), Bill (Mary), Chris (Carie), Dean (Jean), Tony (Agnes-Marie), Shawn (Jill), Barbara (Dan), Brenda (Jerry), Susan (Stan), Diane (Gord), Betty-Lou (Tom), Annette, brother-in-law Wavell (Mary), sisters-in-law Veva and Shirley (Joe), as well as many other loving family members and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Lloyd and Evelyn Jean (Nee Bennett), sister Mari, nieces Katie-Lynn Snow, and Lori Leigh Cahill. Fred was a dedicated Freemason and past Potentate of the Mazol Shrine Temple. Family will be receiving visitors at Serenity Funeral Home in Burin, from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm, on April 25th and 26th. A memorial service will be held at the Serenity Chapel at 10:30 Am on Saturday, April 27th, 2019. In keeping with Fred's wishes cremation will follow after the funeral service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Mazol Temple Transportation Fund or Hope United Church in Lewin's Cove, or a charity of one's choice. All who knew Fred will remember a caring volunteer, and a good-humoured friend who could share a story and a laugh. He will be dearly missed. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin "Because We Care."

WALKER, JOHN ALVIN
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late JOHN ALVIN WALKER of St. Lawrence, originally of Ontario announces his passing. John passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center in Burin on April 26, 2019 at the age of 81. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his wife Melvina; his granddaughter, Katherine Walker of Mount Pearl; his great-grandson, Grayson who he adored; mother-in-law, Helena of St. Lawrence; son, Duff Walker of Ontario; daughters, Nikki Rowalchuk of Ontario, and Susan Worby of Texas; 4 other grandchildren, Ryan, Taylor, Robin, and Anthony; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. John was predeceased by his mother, Vesta Walker and his father Alvin Walker, his son, Scott and his daughter, Lorrie. The Walker Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Saturday, April 27th from 7pm to 9pm and Sunday, April 28th from 10 am to 9 pm. A funeral service will take place at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Marystown on Monday, April 29th at 10:30 am. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in St. Lawrence. In John's memory donations may be made to The Walker Family or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

WALSH-GAULTON, LORI
It is with broken hearts that the family of the late LORI WALSH-GAULTON of Marystown announces her passing. Lori passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center in Burin on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the age of 43. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her new husband Kenny; brother, Archibald Walsh of Marystown; sisters, Myra Gates (Rocky) of Kilbride, Mandy Hollett (Derrick) of Marystown, Denise Strang (Paddy) of Lawn, Colleen Riggs (Darrell) of Burin and Sara Cronin (Nick Chapman) of Vermillion, AB.; mother-in-law, Corsini Gaulton; nieces, Brittany, Chelsea, Hailey, Kaleigh, Peyton, Malia, Sarah, and Emma; nephews, Zachary, Patrick, Jeremy, Brady, Macauley, Logan, Riley, Ares and Casey; plus a large circle of extended family, nieces, nephews, and friends. Lori was predeceased by her father Archibald Walsh and her mothers Lorraine Walsh and Jeanette Walsh, grandparents Walsh, grandparents Farrell and grandparents Crocker, her brother-in-law Anthony Gaulton and her father-in-law Clement Gaulton. Lori's Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Saturday, April 20th from 10:00 am to 9:00 p.m. and Sunday, April 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will take place at St. Michael's Anglican Church in Creston South on Monday, April 22nd at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to Follow. In Lori's memory donations may be made to the Burin Peninsula Health Care, Chemo Patient Care or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family"www.wisemansfh.ca

 

 

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