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Burin Peninsula Obituaries July 2010

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.

 

BECK, WAYNE
Passed peacefully away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, Burin, on July 9, 2010, WAYNE ALBERT BECK, formerly of St. Lawrence, in his 56th year. Leaving to mourn his loving brother Avalon (Dawne), Winnipeg, MB, sisters Ina Crocker (Robert), Topsail, Lena Grandy (Melvin), Garnish, Norma Lilly, Sudbury, ON, Barbara Moore (William), Thompson, MB, Gloria McBride (Donald), Winnepeg, MB, Rosela Loder (Verno), Marystown; caregivers Terry Power and family, Mortier, and Gerard and Rose Bonnell, Marystown; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Lillian Beck and brother in law Charles Lilly.The funeral service was conducted by Rev. Robert Peddle and Rev. John E. K. Nicolle on July 12th, 2010 at 2 PM at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, St. Lawrence. Interment was at the Anglican Church Cemetery, St. Lawrence, NL. Pall bearers were Mark Loder, Terry Grandy, Ryan Courage, Rene Fowler, Roger Pike, and Nelson Inkpen . In lieu of flowers, donations in Wayne's memory may be made to the St. Matthew's Anglican Church, St. Lawrence.

BRAKE, AGATHA A.
1947-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late AGATHA A. BRAKE of Creston North announces her passing at her home in Creston North on Thursday July 29, 2010 at the age of 62. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories husband Patrick of 25 years; daughter Elizabeth (Eric) Gagnon of Milton, Ontario; sisters Theresa Smith, Margaret Hennebury, Bridget Hodge, Madonna Edwards, Mary-Jo Hodge, Sarah Lundrigan, Rita Rose, Mary Horiguchi and families; brothers George Brake, Bill Power, John Power and families; 3 grandchildren Samuel, Ryan, and Shelby; plus a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased by parents Jack and Elizabeth Brake, Brothers Peter and Richard Brake, and sister Ann Slaney. Resting and Visitation to take place from Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Thursday July 29th from 7pm - 9pm (Family Only); and Friday July 30th from 2pm - 9pm. Prayer Vigil to take place at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Friday July 30th at 8:00pm. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart R.C. Church in Marystown on Saturday July 31st at 10:30am. Interment to follow at the Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery in Marystown. In Agatha's memory, donations may be made to the Chemotherapy Unit at the B.P.H.C.C. or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

BROWNE, SUSANNA ROSE
1930-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late SUSANNA ROSE BROWNE of Salt Pond - Burin announces her passing at her home in Salt Pond on Friday July 9, 2010 at the age of 79. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories sons Christopher (Angela) Browne of Brampton, ON, Gerarld Browne of Brampton, ON, and Edward (Lisa) Browne of Castlegar, B.C; daughters Theresa (John) Lundrigan of Little St. Lawrence, Phyllis (Raymond) Wilton of Salt Pond, Elizabeth Browne of Kelligrews, NL, and Sophea (Keith) O'Keefe of Brampton, ON; sister Elsie Rennie of Salt Pond; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of family and friends. Pre-deceased by husband Gerald, sons Paul and Colin. Resting and Visitation to take place from Wiseman`s Funeral Homes in Salt Pond - Burin on Saturday July 10th from 4pm - 9pm; Sunday July 11th from 10am - 9pm; and Monday July 12th from 10am - 9pm. Prayer Vigil to take place at Wiseman`s Funeral Homes in Salt Pond - Burin on Monday July 12th at 8pm. Funeral Mass to take place at St. Patrick`s R.C. Church in Burin on Tuesday July 13, 2010 at 10am. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Salt Pond. In Susanna`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. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

CHEESEMAN, WILLIAM G.
1962-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late WILLIAM G. CHEESEMAN of Rushoon announces his passing at his home in Rushoon on Friday July 23, 2010 at the age of 48. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Trudy of 23 years; son Matthew Cheeseman of Rushoon; daughter Courtney Cheeseman (David Crocker) of Green's Harbour; mother Mary Cheeseman of Rushoon; parents-in-law Eric & Erika Taylor of Milltown; sisters Rita (George) Finlay of Grand Falls, Nora (Reg) Dodge of Rushoon, Shirley (Brian) Sceviour of Lewisporte, and Mary (Jurgen) Bunjes of Rushoon; brother Donad Cheeseman (fiancé Marie Finlay) of Rushoon; sisters-in-law Heather (Roger) Clarke of Salmon Cove, and Gloria (Robert) Johnston of St. John's; best friend Rick Norman of Rushoon; many nieces and nephews; plus a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased by father Urban Cheeseman, brother Urban Jr., brother-in-law Calvin Lake, grandparents William & Mary Cheeseman and John & Annie Hann. Resting and Visitation to take place from Christ The King R.C. Church in Rushoon on Saturday July 24th beginning at 8pm; and Sunday July 25th from 10am - 10pm. Prayer Vigil to take place at Christ The King R.C. Church in Rushoon on Sunday July 25th at 8pm. Funeral Mass to take place at Christ The King R.C. Church in Rushoon on Monday July 26, 2010 at 10:30am. Interment to follow at Christ The King R.C. Cemetery in Rushoon. Flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

DIAMOND, CALEB E.
1938-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late CALEB E. DIAMOND of Creston South announces his passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Tuesday July 27, 2010 at the age of 71. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Mary; sons Dale (girlfriend Christine) of Toronto, ON, Darryl (Gail) of Saskatoon, Darren (Jennifer) of Marystown, and Daniel of Creston South; sister Eileen (Fred) Higdon of Lethbridge; sister-in-law Phyllis Diamond of Lethbridge; 2 grandchildren Kirklin & Brooklyn; plus a large circle of family and friends. Pre-deceased by brother Norman Diamond and parents Daniel and Emma Diamond. Resting and Visitation to take place at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Tuesday July 27th from 7pm - 9pm (Family Only); Wednesday July 28th & Thursday July 29th from 2pm - 4pm & 7pm - 9pm. Funeral Service to take place at the Calvary Pentecostal Church in Creston North on Friday July 30, 2010 at 2:00pm. Interment to follow at the Calvary Pentecostal Cemetery in Creston North. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Diamond Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

FRANCIS, Juliette M. (November 9, 1964 - July 8, 2010) Passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 08, 2010, Juliette M. Francis (Hiscock) of Grand Bank, age 45 years. Predeceased by brother Andrew. Leaving to mourn: husband Barry, daughter Kristin, parents Murdock and Grace Hiscock, brothers Gary and Cecil, sister Tina, and mother-in-law Ruby Francis. Also,a large number of brothers and sisters in law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins, as well as a large circle of friends. Remains resting at the Salvation Army, Fortune on Friday for public visitation. Funeral service will take place on Saturday at 2pm from the Salvation Army Citadel, Grand Bank. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Grand Bank. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of Warren's Funeral Home, Grand Bank.

HICKEY, PIERCE G.
1932-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late PIERCE G. HICKEY of Terrenceville announces his passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Friday July 9, 2010 at the age of 77. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Mary of 48 years; sons Joseph (Jeanette) Hickey of Ottawa, ON, Darren Hickey of Labrador City, Craig (Karen) Hickey of St. John's, and Robert Hickey of Terrenceville; daughters Paula (David) Evans of Dartmouth, NS, Maureen (Ren) Hodder of Mount Pearl, and Jackie (Mike) Downs of Manitoba; sister Eileen (Mike) Parsons of B.C.; brothers James (Ann) Hickey, John (Evelyn) Hickey, and Billy (Eileen) Hickey all of Terrenceville; 17 grandchildren; plus a large circle of family and friends. Pre-deceased by son Gerard (1999) and grandson John Downs (2005). Resting and Visitation to take place from St. Joseph's R.C. Church in Terrenceville on Saturday July 10th beginning at 7pm; Sunday July 11th all day; and Monday July 12th from 10am - 12noon. Prayer Vigil to take place at St. Joseph's R.C. Church in Terrenceville on Sunday July 11th at 1pm. Funeral Mass to take place at St. Joseph's R.C. Church in Terrenceville on Monday July 12, 2010 at 2:00pm. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in St. Bernard's. In Pierce's memory, donations may be made to St. Joseph's R.C. Church in Terrenceville or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

HOLLETT, FREDERICK
Date of Birth: June 26, 1921

Passed peacefully away at the US Memorial Health Care Centre, St. Lawrence on July 1, 2010 Frederick Hollett of St. Lawrence age 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son Calvin and wife Christine of Creston South; daughters Laura and husband Leo Molloy of St. Lawrence and Rexene and husband Wayne Lockyer of Winterland; 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; brother Eli Hollett and wife Joyce of Nova Scotia; home care workers Rita, Sheilia, Jackie, Katie and special friend and home care worker Nancy Molloy plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by wife Elizabeth in 2001. Rev. John E. K. Nicolle officiated Funeral Service from St. Matthew's Anglican Church, St. Lawrence on Sunday at 3pm with interment following at St. Matthew's Anglican Cemetery, St. Lawrence. Pall Bearer's were Clayton Pike, Eli Pike, Eric Pike, Angus Pike, Alester Pike, John Hause, Roger Molloy and Calvin Hollett Jr. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Matthew's Anglican Church or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin. "WE CARE."

JOHNSON, DAISY P.
1938-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late DAISY JOHNSON of Grand Bank announces her passing at the Blue Crest Home in Grand Bank on Friday July 30, 2010 at the age of 72. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories husband Edward of 49 years; sons Kevin (Renee) of Kingston, ON, and David (Joann) of Fortune; daughters Patsy (Jack) Power of Marystown, and Stephanie (Fergus) Mcgrath of St. John's; sisters Susan Martin, Betty Hooper, Rosina Egan, and Vera (Paul) Kavanagh; brothers Graham (Mary) Mullins, Ned (Hannah) Mullins and Bill (Muriel) Mullins; 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased by daughter Ruth, parents Lawson & Myrtle Mullins, sister Sharon, and Brother Willoughby. Resting and Visitation to take place from Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Fortune on Saturday July 31st from 2pm - 4pm and 7pm - 9pm; and Sunday August 1st from 10am - 12pm, 2pm - 4pm, and 7pm - 9pm. Funeral Service to take place at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Fortune on Monday August 2, 2010 at 2:00pm. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery in Grand Bank. In Daisy's memory, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

JONES, Georgina B. (August 30, 1919 - July 9, 2010) Passed peacefully away at the US Memorial Health Care Center, St. Lawrence, on Friday, July 9th, Georgina B. Jones of Grand Bank, age 91 years. Predeceased by parents Robert and Elizabeth Rose; husband Lawrence; leaving to mourn: sons Robert (Frances), Ronald (Ann), James (Betty); grandchildren: Ken, Pamela, Lindsey, Adam, Matthew and Allison; great grandchildren: Emma, Wyatt and Jesse; brother Bill (Alma) and special nieces Betty and Georgie, and a large number of nieces and nephews. Remains resting at Warren's Funeral Home, Grand Bank on Saturday from 2pm - 4pm; 7pm - 9pm, and on Sunday from 10am -11:30am. Funeral service will take place on Sunday at 2pm from Grand Bank United Church. Interment to follow at United Church Cemetery, Grand Bank. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of Warren's Funeral Home, Grand Bank.

LEGGE, BERT
Date of Birth: September 22, 1919

Passed peacefully away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center on July 27, 2010 Bert Legge of Burin Bay Arm age 90 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories sons Hughie (Joan) and Danny; grandchildren Connie Fewer (Darren), Dana Legge, Sherri Anthony (Mark), Jenny Legge, Patrick Legge, Lillian Legge, Eric Legge Jr., Gladys Legge, Thomas Farrell and Joshua Farrell; great grandchildren Matthew and Andrew Fewer; step children Isabelle Jarvis (Alfred), Ann Clarke (Clarence), Maxine Rowe (Louis), Marie Farewell (Walter), Lillian Hodder (Cecil), Janice Paul, Jessie Hooper (Wally), Yvonne Legge (Eric), Hattie Farewell (Wayne), George Hooper (Annette), Clarence (Ellen) Hooper, Dave Hooper (Rose) and Arthur Hooper plus many other step grandchildren and great grandchildren; sisters Amelia Keating and Jennie Mae Wright plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by wives Lillian Legge and Gladys Legge; sons Bruce and Alex and stepsons Alfred and Willis. Funeral service took from Bethany United Church, Burin Bay Arm Friday, July 30th at 10AM with interment following at Bethany United Church Cemetery. Pall Bearers were Thomas Farrell, Eric Legge Jr., Barry Keating, Patrick Legge, Darren Fewer and Jim Legge.

MAYO, ARMENA
Passed peacefully away at the U.S. Memorial Health Care Centre, St. Lawrence, on July 2nd, 2010, ARMENA MAYO, of Creston South, in her 95th year. Leaving to mourn her loving sons Bill (Joan), Creston South, Sam (Effie), Creston North, John, Creston South, Charlie, Salt Pond, daughters Margaret Hodder (Clifford), Nova Scotia, Shirley Hanabusa (Yoshi), Brampton, ON, Christine Smith (Dave), Creston South; 17 Grandchildren and 16 Great Grandchildren; sister Emily Marshall (Bert), Winterland, brother Willis Fizzard (Margaret), Creston North; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Predeceased by her parents George and Elizabeth Fizzard, Husband Samuel W., daughters Marlene Brushett, Effie, Ann, and Betty; grandchildren Larry, Christopher, and Gregory Hodder. The funeral service was conducted by Rev. Mary Harris on July 05th, 2010 at 2 PM. Interment was at the United Church Cemetery, Creston North, NL. Pall bearers were Bill Mayo, Sam Mayo, John Mayo, Cyril Mayo, Cory Mayo, Jeffrey Hanabusa, Greg Farrell, and Shawn Brushett. Donations in Armena's memory may be made to Marystown Special Olympics.

MAYO, HAROLD
Date of Birth: February 03, 1926

Passed peacefully away at the Blue Crest Home, Grand Bank on July 21, 2010 Harold Mayo of Creston South aged 84 years. Leaving to mourn wife Myrena; son Ray (Beatrice) of Creston South; daughter Jean (Wallace) of Creston South; grandchildren Elaine (Junior), Paul (Karen), Tori and Tanner; great grandchildren Joshua, Cody, Paula, Jake and Ben; sisters Jean Rogers and Elsie Wiscombe (Frank) plus a large circle of other family and friends. Majors Sandra and Garry Ward officiate Funeral Service from Faith and Hope Corps 2pm Saturday with interment following at Salvation Army Cemetery, Creston Blvd. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Salvation Army Cemetery Fund or Blue Crest Nursing Home, Grand Bank. Pall Bearers were Paul Bonnell, Elaine Bonnell, Allan Moulton, Tanner Mayo, Tori Mayo and Calvin Rogers. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin.

MAYO, RITA
Date of Birth: August 15, 1932

Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on July 28, 2010 Rita Mayo of Burin age 77 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories husband Eugene; sons Reuben (Leona) of Brooks, AB, Wayne (Gail) of Burin and Roy (Penny) of Sheet Harbour, NS; loyal friend and companion Mary Whalen of Burin; grandchildren Sandra Hodder, Jason Mayo, Gillian Mayo and Zachary Mayo; sister Sadie Snook (George) of Wreck Cove; brother Frederick Blagdon (Nora) of Terrenceville, Onslow Blagdon (Bessie) of Greenwood, NS and Oscar Blagdon of Marysvale plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by sister Winnifred Price and brother Roland Blagdon. Funeral Service took place from Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Ship Cove on Saturday, July 31st at 2pm with cremation following. Donations may be made in her memory to Holy Trinity Anglican Church or Shriner's Hospital, Montreal or flowers gratefully accepted. Pall Bearers were Reuben Mayo (son), Wayne Mayo (son), Roy Mayo (son), Oscar Blagdon (brother), Frederick Blagdon (brother) and Glenn Young (nephew).

MELENDY, Clarence Gerald (October 6, 1927 - July 21, 2010) Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. John's on Wednesday, July 21st, Clarence G. Melendy of Grand Bank, age 82 years. Predeceased by grandson Jason Masters and son-in-law Keith Thorne. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 53 years, Joyce. Sons John Melendy (Susan), Terry Melendy (Frances), Wayne Melendy (Ruby); daughters Marilyn Masters (Bruce) and Sandra Thorne; sisters Dawn Winsor (Woodrow), Dulcie Mersereau (Edward), Ruby Crocker (Arthur), Betty Simmons and brother, Lloyd Melendy (Judy); 12 grandchildren and 3 great- grandchildren. Also a large circle of other family and dear friends. Remains resting at Warren's Funeral Home, Grand Bank on Friday and Saturday from 2pm - 4pm; 7pm - 9pm. Funeral service will take place on Sunday st 2 pm from Grand Bank United Church. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Grand Bank. Donations in his memory may be made to Ronald MacDonald House, St. John's, or United Church Cemetery Fund Grand Bank. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of Warren's Funeral Home, Grand Bank.

MURRAY, FRANCIS C.
1945-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late FRANCIS CYRIL MURRAY of Edmonton, AB., formerly of Marystown, announces his passing at The University of Alberta Hospital in Edmonton, AB. on Friday July 16, 2010 at the age of 65. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Anna of 40 years; immediate children and a large number of grandchildren and great grandchildren; sisters Vera (Rick) Myles, Helen (Art) Fitzpatrick, Marg (Reg) Isaacs, Mary Ledwith, Esther Kean, and Bride Hennebury; brothers Gerard (Chantal) Murray, Larry (Gladys) Murray, Ray Murray, Gord (Marjorie) Murray, Jim (Cathy) Murray, Michael (Norma) Murray, Tim (Gladys) Murray, Tom Murray, Joe (Patricia) Murray, and John (Mireille) Murray; plus a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased by parents Michael & Loretta Murray and sister Regina Brake. Resting and Visitation to take place from Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Thursday July 22nd from 1pm to 9pm. Prayer Vigil to take place at Wiseman's Funeral Homes on Thursday July 22nd at 8pm. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart R.C. Church in Marystown on Friday July 23, 2010 at 10:30am. Interment to follow at the Sacred Heart R. C. Cemetery in Marystown. In Francis' memory, donations may be made to the Sacred Heart R. C. Cemetery Fund or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes.

PARSONS, Gertrude (September 6, 1921 - July 9, 2010) Passed peacefully away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center on Friday, July 9th, Gertrude Parsons of Point May, age 88 years. Predeceased by husband Gabriel and daughter Adele; Leaving to mourn: daughters Margie and husband Perry, with whom she resided at Point May, Madonna (Don) of Lamaline, Melinda (Louis) of Lord's Cove, Gloria (John) of Ontario, and Ruby of Point May; sons Jerry (Pearl) of Grand Bank, Frank (Jeanette) of Ontario, Albert (Roberta) of Alberta, Cyril (Shirley) of Grand Bank, Charl (Cathy) of Grand Bank, Max (Elsie) of Fortune, Pat (Mildred) of Fortune, Peter (Rita) of Point May, and Gabriel (Winnie) of Fortune; 45 grandchildren, 49 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren; sisters Mildred Squires of CBS, Marion (Max) of Mount Pearl, Shirley (Junior) of Whitbourne and brother Max Hillier of Whitbourne. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Remains resting at The Most Holy Rosary Church, Point May on Friday at 7pm and on Saturday and Sunday. Funeral Mass will take place on Monday at 2pm from the Most Holy Rosary Church, Point May. Interment to follow at the Most Holy Rosary Cemetery, Point May. Donations in her memory may be made to the Most Holy Rosary Cemetery Fund, Point May. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of Warren's Funeral Home, Grand Bank.

PAUL, WILLIAM COLLIER
Date of Birth: December 25, 1954

Passed peacefully away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center on July 19, 2010 William Collier Paul aged 55 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Janice; sons Kenny of Ontario and Scott of Nova Scotia; daughters Susan (Craig) and Jennifer (Jerry) both of St. John's; godchildren Jordan, Justin and Zachary; sisters Ruth, Maxine (Randy) and Cindy (Shawn); brothers Don (Ethel), Ralph (Donna), Clyde and Brad (Letta) plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by parents Dorothy and Teddy; brothers George, Wally and Eddie and sister-in-law Darlene. Rev. Mary Harris officiated Funeral service from Zion United Church, Collin's Cove on Thursday at 10am with interment following at Zion United Cemetery, Collin's Cove. Pall Bearers were Don Paul, Ralph Paul, Clyde Paul, Brad Paul, Brian Paul and Nathan Paul. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Muscular Dystrophy Association in care of Burin Fire Department or Lung Association.

PINCHBECK, WINNIFRED
1929-2010
It is with great sadness that the family of the late WINNIFRED PINCHBECK of Fortune announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Sunday July 11, 2010 at the age of 80. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; sons Wayne (Karen) Pinchbeck of Lower Sackville, NS., and Clifford Pinchbeck of St. John's; daughters Clarissa (Ches) Follett of Grand Beach, and Janice Pinchbeck of St. Mary's, ON.; sisters Mabel (Alfred) Hatcher, June (Lorne) Kenway, and Sue (Paul) DeBono; brothers Tom (Florence) Martin, Frank (Mabel) Martin, and Clyde (Barbara) Martin; 10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; plus a large circle of family and friends. Pre-deceased by husband Andrew, daughter Grace, grandson Rodney, brothers and sisters. Resting and Visitation to take place from Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Fortune on Monday July 12th from 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm; Tuesday July 13th 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm. Funeral Service to take place at Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Fortune on July 14th at 2pm. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Fortune. In Winnifred's memory, donations may be made to the Roman Catholic Cemetery Fund or flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes.

WHALEN, EDNA MAE
Date of Birth: March 23, 1919

Passed peacefully away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre on Monday, July 19, 2010, Edna Mae Whalen of Burin Bay Arm in her 91st year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughter Julie Hollett (Guy) of Burin Bay Arm; grandchildren Donna (Mike), Diane (JR), Linsey (Heath) and Jillian (Wayne); great-grandchildren Josh, Jennifer, Jillian, Alison, Sean, Maria and Rowan; special family member Hazel McEwan; daughter-in-law Diane Moulton; sister-in-law and brother-in-law Marjorie and Clayton Moulton; sisters-in-law Marina Taylor, Jeanette Taylor and Beulah Moulton plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by husbands George Moulton and James Whalen; son Calvin Moulton and three infant children. Rev. Mary Harris officiated Funeral service on Thursday at 2pm from Bethany United Church, Burin Bay Arm with interment following at Bethany United Cemetery, Burin Bay Arm. Pall Bearers were Wayne Antle, Heath Klippert, Scott Croucher, Albert Taylor, Samuel Hollett and Calvin Taylor. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Bethany United Church.

WITHERS, NICHOLAS
Passed away at his home in Frenchman's Cove, NL, on July 5, 2010, NICHOLAS WITHERS, formerly of Rock Harbour, in his 80th year. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Bertha, son Don, Marystown, daughters Shirley Hooper (John), Marystown, Lorraine Withers (Jim Moulton), Garnish, Bertha Withers (Bill Hennebury), Marystown, Stepsons Phonse Power (Miriam), Frenchman's Cove, John Power (Bertha), Frenchman's Cove, Walter Power (Jenny), Fort McMurray, AB., Stepdaughters Veronica Herridge (Lloyd), Frenchman's Cove, Marie Kelly (Norbert), Little Bay, Patsy Hing (Nicholas), North York, ON., Mary Thorne (Joe), King's City, ON., Olive Slaney (Ray), Ontario, Theresa Drake, Marystown; 24 Grandchildren and 17 Great Grandchildren; sisters Gertie Hooper, Rock Harbour, and Mary Eliza Withers, Creston South; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Predeceased by his 1st wife Ethel, daughter Georgina Cross, parents Laura and James Withers, brothers John, John James, and Nicholas, and sisters Elizabeth, Annie, Florence, and Beatrice. The funeral service was conducted by Rev. John E. K. Nicolle on July 08th, 2010 at 2 PM. Interment was at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Rock Harbour, NL. Pall bearers were Phonse Power, Johnny Power, William Power, Bill Hennebury, Chad Withers, and John Hooper. Donations in Nicholas's memory may be made to St. Peter's or St. Luke's Anglican Church.

 

 

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

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