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Burin Peninsula Obituaries
October 2016

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.

 

BOLAND, MARGARET C.
(1929-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late MARGARET BOLAND of Grand Bank announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Saturday, October 8th, at the age of 86. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are special nephew, Bill Green (Nicole) of Grand Bank and special great-niece, Rebecca Green of Grand Bank; sisters, Edith Winsor and Susie Grandy of Grand Bank, Ethel (Cyril) Cuff of Lewisporte; brother, George Green (Joyce Rogers) of Grand Bank; sister-in-law, Rose Green of Grand Bank; plus a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by husband, Maxwell Boland; parents, Frederick and Frances Green; brother, Caleb Green and sister, Rita Blake.The family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Grand Bank on Sunday, October 9th, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Monday, October 10th, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will take place at the United Church in Grand Bank on Tuesday, October 11th, at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the United Church Cemetery in Grand Bank. In Margaret's memory donations may be made to The United Church Wheelchair Shelter 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

BRUSHETT, AMELIA J. (Millie)
(1925-2016)

Passed peacefully away, on Sunday, October 23, 2016, at the Blue Crest Interfaith Home, Grand Bank, NL, AMELIA JANE (Millie) BRUSHETT, of Creston North, NL, in her 90th year. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 61 years, George, Sons Earl (Susan), Winterland, Perry (Paula), Creston North, daughter Heather Lane (Gus), Winterland, 7 grandchildren, 3 Great grandchildren; sister Belle Moulton, sister in law Emily Marshall, Winterland; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Millie is predeceased by her daughter Judy, parents Bert and Dinah Marshall, brothers Bert, Joe and Harry Marshall, sister Beulah Beazley, brother in law Don Moulton. Resting and visitation will take place from Peninsula Funeral Home in Creston South on Monday, Oct. 24, 7 - 9 pm (Family Only), Tuesday, Oct. 25, 10 am - 9 pm, and Wednesday, Oct. 26, 10 am - noon. Funeral Service will be held at the Creston North United Church in Creston North on a date and time to be announced. Interment will follow at the United Church Cemetery, Creston North. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations, in Millie's memory, may be made to Creston North United Church Memorial Fund.Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

BRUSHETT, ANGUS
(1931-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late ANGUS BRUSHETT of Jacques Fontaine announces his passing at the U.S. Memorial Health Care Centre in St. Lawrence on Friday, October 21, 2016, at the age of 85. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife, Ivy of 58 years; sons, Gary (Helen) of Marystown, Oscar (Mary) of St. Bernard's, Glen (Joanne) of Jacques Fontaine, Guy (Wanda Lee) of Jacques Fontaine and Jason (Lindsey) of Foxtrap; daughters, Wanda (Aubrey Hodder) of Marystown and Theresa (Terrence Fitzpatrick) of Marystown; sisters, Martha Smith of Brookside and Rita Allen of Marystown; 16 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by daughter, Merina Elizabeth Brushett; parents, John Jim and Elizabeth Brushett; 3 brothers and 5 sisters; parents-in-law, Garfield and Mary Elizabeth Osbourne.The Brushett Family will be accepting visitors at St. Paul's Anglican Church in Jacques Fontaine on Sunday, October 23rd, All Day; Monday, October 24th, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; from where the Funeral Service will take place on Monday, October 24th, at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in Jacques Fontaine.In Angus' memory donations may be made to St. Paul's Anglican Church, Jacques Fontaine. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

CAKE, CAROL ANN
It is with great sadness the family of Carol Ann Cake of Winterland (formely of Lewin's Cove) announces her passing on Sunday October 2, 2016 at Health Science Centre, St. John's at the age of 65 years. Leaving to mourn with precious memories husband David; daughters Cynthia Hogan (Luke) of Bristol's Hope and Beth Ann Quiton(Ian) of Alberta; sisters Norma Stacey (William) and Paulette Foote (Donald); grandchildren Jordan, Cody, Steven, Aidan, Cassidy and best friend Annette Foote plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by son Perry. Family will be receiving visitors from Serenity Funeral Home, Burin on Wednesday from 7-9PM and on Thursday from 10Am-9PM. Funeral Service to take place from Holy Trinity Anglican Church Ship Cove on Friday At 2PM. In keeping with her wishes cremation will follow. In her memory Flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin.

CLARKE, ELSIE MAY
(1924-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late ELSIE MAY CLARKE of Grand Bank announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, Burin, on October 9, 2016, at the age of 92. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, Majors Walter (Verna) Clarke of Edmonton, AB, and Reuben (Melva) Clarke of Grand Bank; daughters, Marjorie Sheppard of Lewin's Cove, and Helen (Kevin) Mauger of St. Catherine's, ON; daughter-in-law Nancy Wilson of Grand Bank; brother, Merrill (Laura) Barnes of Montreal, QC; 21 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband of Percival Clarke; sons, baby Eli Clarke and Russell Clarke; daughter, Shirley Whalen; and grandson Steven Mauger. The Clarke Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home, Grand Bank, on Tuesday, October 11 from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday, October 12 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; and Thursday, October 13 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will take place at The Salvation Army Citadel in Grand Bank on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at The Salvation Army Cemetery in Grand Bank. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - GRAND BANK. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

FOLLETT, WENDY T.
(January 20, 1966 - October 23, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late WENDY T. FOLLETT of Grand Bank announces her sudden passing at her home in Grand Bank on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the age of 50. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are partner Paul Rumsey of 5 years; son, Jason Follett (Samantha) of Grand Bank; daughter, Angela Follett of Grand Bank; grandchildren, Aiden and Anthony; stepson Noel Rumsey; stepdaughter, Emma Rumsey; sisters, Linda Hiller, Mary (Bill) Myles, Sheila Butler, Joanne (Brian) Clarke, and Carolyn (Jim) Stewart; brothers, Wayne (Brenda) Hillier, and Fred (Meta) Hiller; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Donald and Mary Hillier; sister, Sandra Hillier; brother, Reginald Hillier; and mother-in-law, Catherine Rumsey. The Follett Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman`s Funeral Homes in Grand Bank on Thursday, October 27th, from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.. The Funeral Service will take place at The Salvation Army Citadel in Grand Bank on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. In Wendy`s memory donations may be made to The Follett Family 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

HANNAM, TOM
1930-2016
Thomas Hannam
, 85 Worked on original road crew for Verrazano Bridge Thomas Hannam, 85, passed away with the love of his family in hospice care on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. Born in the Canadian province of Newfoundland, he was the son of the late Jim and Annie Hannam.
HANNAM, TOM
1930-2016

Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Marystown, on Wednesday, August 9th, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. Inurnment will follow at St. John Bosco Roman Catholic Church in Spanish Room. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

HODDER, Edna Frances, 77, of Jacques Fontaine, passed, peacefully, on the morning of October 2, 2016 in Burin Hospital, with her loving family by her side. Edna Frances was born on December 6, 1938, in Creston North, to the late John and Alma Hodder. She was married to the late Elias Hodder for over 53 years where within that time their most important thing in life were always being around and sharing their time with their Children and Family. Edna Frances is survived by six of their seven children, Linda Hickman (John Hickman), Wanda Hodder (Allan Conrad), Lester Hodder, Doreen Harris (Maurice Harris), Lucy Inkpen (Byron Inkpen), and Sharon Sutherland (Robert Sutherland). She is now reunited with her late daughter Nancy Hodder. She leaves behind her Sister, Lucy Pierce (William Pierce), John Hodder and the late Randell Hodder. Edna also leaves to cherish her loving memory, 17 grandchildren, Christopher, John, Dennis, Sherri-Lynn, Denise, Allen, Craig, Lester, Daniel, Linda, Shane, Marsha, Philip, Kyle, Matthew, Blake, Robert, and Keifer, 17 great-grandchildren, Brittany, Lucas, Mitchell, Morgan, Kristal, Anthony, Allen, Amanda, Kayden, Chase, Cole, Xander, Kenzie, Karsen, Jordon, Ethan and Evan, and 1 great-great grandson, Mason. She is now reunited with her late great grandson Cory. Edna lived a very simply lifestyle where she enjoyed her camping, bingo, and spending time with her loving family. She loved to laugh and always wore a smile. Edna was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and a caring friend. Her loving soul and generosity was contagious. She brought joy to the lives of everyone around her and she will be greatly missed by all. A service will be held for close friends and family on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 2 pm at Graveside Cemetery, Creston North.

HODDER, EUNICE (Nicie) JANE
(1927-2016)
Passed peacefully away, on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin, EUNICE (Nicie) JANE HODDER, Creston North, NL, in her 88 year. Leaving to mourn her loving children Stanley (Maud), Marystown, Fred (Karen), Ontario, Judy Furlong (Jim), Paradise, Mary Hodder (Blaine), Vancouver, BC, Michelle Fizzard (Bob), Ottawa; daughter in law Betty Hodder, Creston North, brother Gary Wiscombe (Rita), Pasadena, sister in law Betty Wiscombe, Ontario; 16 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren, 1 great-great Grandchild; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. Also leaving a large circle of friends, both staff and residents, at the Marystown Retirement Home, Marystown. Nicie is predeceased by her parents Isaac and Leah Wiscombe, her husband Byron, son Albert, and her brothers Jim, Sam, Job, and Bill Wiscombe. Resting and visitation will take place from Peninsula Funeral Home in Creston South on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Sunday, Oct. 9, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held at the Creston North Church in Creston North on Monday, Oct. 10, 2016 at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at the United Church Cemetery in Creston North. No flowers by request of the family. Donations, in Nicie's memory, may be made to Creston North United Church Memorial Fund or a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

HODDER, LAVINA T.
(1945-2016)
Passed peacefully away, on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at the Blue Crest Interfaith Home, Grand Bank, NL, LAVINA TRYPHENA HODDER, Creston North, NL, in her 71st year. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 46 years, Raymond, sister in law Glenda Mayo, brothers in law Bruce (Emily), Rick (Roxanne), sisters in law Norma (Stan), and Nancy; nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Lavina is predeceased by her parents James and Frances Mayo, parents in law Evelyn and Ladner Hodder, brother Robert Mayo and sister Marion Penney. Resting and visitation will take place from Peninsula Funeral Home in Creston South on Thursday, Oct. 20th, 10 am - noon, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, and 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Friday, Oct. 21st , 10 am - noon. Funeral Service will be held at the Creston North Church in Creston North on Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 at 2:00 pm. At Lavina's wishes, cremation will follow and inurnment will be at the United Church Cemetery, Creston North at a later date. Flowers are graciously accepted or donations, in Lavina's memory, may be made to Blue Crest Interfaith Home, Grand Bank, NL. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

HODGE, CLAUDE J.
(April 7, 1940 - October 22, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late CLAUDE J. HODGE of Lord's Cove announces his passing at The Health Science Centre in St. John's on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the age of 76. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife Margaret Hodge of 51 years; sisters, Catherine Brewer of St. Lawrence, Jessie (Edgar) Hillier of Brooks, AB, Emily (Bill) Haley of Ontario, Esther Harnett of Ontario, Mag (Carlo) Slaney of Marystown, and Lucy (Hughie) Hodge of Carbonear; brother, Francis (Sherry) Hodge of Ontario; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Leonard and Lillian Hodge; and brothers George and Leonard Hodge. The Hodge Family will be accepting visitors at St. Elizabeth's Roman Catholic Church in Lord's Cove on Monday, October 24th beginning at 11:00 a.m.; and Tuesday, October 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Elizabeth's Roman Catholic Church in Lord's Cove on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Interment will follow at St. Elizabeth's Roman Catholic Cemetery in Lord's Cove. In Claude's memory donations may be made to The Hodge Family 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

LABOUR, PETER JOHN
(1943-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late PETER LABOUR of St. Bernard's announces his passing at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the age of 73. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife, Lillian of 47 years; sons, Peter (Holly) of Lewin's Cove and Keith (Lynette) of Burin; daughter, Angie (Dean Vallis) of St. John's; brother, Aloysius (Doris) Labour of Nova Scotia; 4 grandchildren: Rebecca Labour, Millie Vallis, Chloe Vallis and Peter John Labour III; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by daughter, Melvina (Millie) Labour; parents, John and Hannah Labour; brother, Gus (Lucy) Labour; parents-in-law, Cecil and Molly Whittle.The Labour Family will be accepting visitors at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in St. Bernard's on Monday, October 24, from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Tuesday, October 25, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; from where the Mass of Christian Burial will take place on a date and time to be announced. Interment will follow at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery in St. Bernard's. In Peter's memory donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or flowers gratefully accepted.Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

LAKE, FLORENCE M.
(1954-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late FLORENCE LAKE of South East Bight announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Monday, October 17, 2016, at the age of 61. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are husband, Don of 42 years; son, Shamus (Lacey) of South East Bight; daughters, Sherry Lake (Robert Ducey) of Marystown and Trudy Kenway (Todd) of Baine Harbour; sisters, Anne Whyte of Jerseyside; brothers, Bill (Mary) White, Tony (Tilley) Whyte, John (Kathleen) Whyte and Pat (Clara) Whyte of South East Bight; sister-in-law, Margaret Whyte of South East Bight; brothers-in-law, Martin Murphy of Marystown and Michael Martin of Placentia; 6 grandchildren: Rylie, Kelyn, Landon, Chloe, Tanner and Kiera; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by parents, Patrick & Agnes Whyte; sisters, Theresa Martin & Mary Murphy; brother, Vincent Whyte.The Lake Family will be accepting visitors at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in South East Bight on Tuesday, October 18th, beginning at 12:00 p.m.; from where the Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Wednesday, October 19th, at 11:30 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Cemetery in South East Bight. In Florence's memory donations may be made to The Lake 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

LAWRENCE, MARJORIE
(1920-2016)

Passed peacefully away at the Blue Crest Interfaith Home, Grand Bank, NL, on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2015, MARJORIE LAWRENCE, of Bay L'Argent, NL, in her 96 year. Leaving to mourn her loving daughter in Law, Joyce Lawrence, Bay L'Argent, 4 grandchildren Wayne (Christy), Salmon Cove, Tracy Hynes (Kevin), Jacques Fountaine, Edie Drake, Halifax, and Harold Curtis (Susan), Grand Falls; 5 great - grandchildren, Benjamin Lawrence, Keegan Hynes, Shelby Drake, Andrew Curtis and Jennifer Curtis; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Marjorie is predeceased by her husband's Stanley Lawrence and Albert Drake, sons Steve Lawrence, and Harold Drake, step daughter Ettie Grandy, brothers Levi, Stephen, Max and Garfield Drake, and sisters Winnie Vatcher and Isabel Mansfield. Resting at St. Hilda's Anglican Church, Bay L'Argent, on Monday, Oct. 17, (7 - 9 pm), Tuesday, Oct. 18, (All Day), Wednesday, Oct. 19, (10 am - noon). The funeral service will be held at St. Hilda's Anglican Church, Bay L'Argent, at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. As per Marjorie's wishes, cremation will follow and inurnment will be at the Anglican Church Cemetery in Bay L'Argent at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations ,in Marjorie's memory, may be made to St. Hilda's Anglican Church, Bay L'Argent. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" www.peninsulafh.ca

MILLER, ANN
(1946-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late ANN MILLER of Fortune announces her passing at the Blue Crest Interfaith Home in Grand Bank on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, at the age of 70. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, Kevin (Michelle) of Fortune, Kerry (Karen Butt) of Fortune and Keith of Fortune; sisters, Winetta (Hughie) Poole of Belleoram, Jessie (Sam) Hiscock of Grand Beach, Evelyn (Dave) Poole of Belleoram, Rhoda Smith (Jerry Mahoney) of Nova Scotia, Gladys (Felix) Whalen of St. Jacques; brothers, Harvey (April) Cox of St. Jacques, Freeman (Marilyn) Cox of Belleoram, Gary (Brenda) Cox of Belleoram, Jim (Ann) Cox of Belleoram, Rick (Charlene) Cox of New Brunswick; 5 grandchildren: Brandon, Samantha, Stacy, Carly and Malorie; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by husband, Leonard; parents, Freeman and Eleanor Cox; sister, Sarah Cox; parents-in-law, Dorothy and Simeon Miller.The Miller Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Fortune on Thursday, October 20, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; from where a private family service will take place at a later date. In Ann's memory donations may be made to the Diabetes Association or flowers gratefully accepted.Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Fortune. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

MILLER, HERMAN
(1941-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late HERMAN MILLER of Fortune announces his passing at the U.S. Memorial Health Care Centre in St. Lawrence on Friday, October 7, 2016, at the age of 75. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife, Gladys of 55 years; sons, Ross Miller of Halifax, NS and Todd Miller (Sheila) of Saint John, NB; daughters, Brenda Cotter (Michael) of Lockeport, NS and Dorothy Miller (partner, Michel Faizandier) of Kentville, NS, sisters, Margaret Price (Ernest), Cora Martin (John), Clara Miller, Rose Miller, Marjorie Cox (Greg), Vera Miller (Bill); twin brother, Eric Miller (Alice), Garnet Miller (Annabelle) and Simeon Miller (Melita); sisters-in-law, Alma Miller and Ann Miller; 7 grandchildren: Shauna, Sonya, Kelsey, Amanda, Stacey, Gillian and Jacob; 3 great-grandchildren: Kaitlyn, Emma and Madison; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by parents, Simeon and Dorothy Miller; son, Glen Miller; brothers, George and Leonard; parents-in-law, Cyrus and Beatrice Hillier. The Miller Family will be accepting visitors at All Saint's Anglican Church in Fortune on Sunday, October 9th, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Monday, October 10th, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; from where the funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 11th, at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at All Saint's Anglican Cemetery in Fortune. In Herman's memory donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Newfoundland and Labrador or U.S. Memorial Health Care Centre in St. Lawrence.

POWER, LINDA
(1946-2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late LINDA POWER of Mooring Cove announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Sunday, October 16, 2016, at the age of 70. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are husband, Jack of 51 years; son, Shane of Medicine Hat, AB; daughters, Ruth Young of Stephenville, Jackie Power of Medicine Hat, AB, Tina Denty (Terry) of Medicine Hat, AB and Shelly Hackett (Jerry) of Wabush, Labrador; sister, Elizabeth Keough (Doug) of Parson's Pond; brothers, Richard Blanchard and Melvin Blanchard of Parson's Pond; 2 grandchildren: L.J. Young and Jerome Hackett; 1 great-grandson, Kaleb Young; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by parents, Walter and Emily Blanchard; 3 brothers and 5 sisters. The Power Family will be accepting visitors at Wiseman's Funeral Home in Marystown on a date and time to be announced. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Marystown on a date and time to be announced. Cremation will follow with inurnment to take place at a later date, at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery in Marystown. In Linda's memory donations may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador or flowers gratefully accepted.

STACEY-BARLOW, CHERYL ANNE
(1972-2016)
Our cherished and beautiful Cheryl passed away with dignity and grace at her home in Oakville, surrounded by her loving and devoted family. She leaves to mourn and celebrate her life her wonderful husband Greg, their special girls Sarah and Chelsea, her much adored parents Barry and Gladys Stacey, her parents-in-law Gilbert and Lorraine Barlow, her sister-in-law Christine and husband Loren Drotos, her amazing grandmother Annie Brennan as well as countless aunts and uncles from the Stacey-Brennan families, the McCormick family, numerous cousins (who often called her Aunt), her sister by heart Nicole Frew and many dear friends. Born and raised in Marystown, Newfoundland, Cheryl never forgot her roots. She left home to pursue studies at Dalhousie University, graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce in 1996 (Hon. Finance & Medalist). She completed her Doctor of Law (J.D) at University of Toronto in 1999. She spent her entire career with McMillan Law Firm. She was partner and co-chair of Financial Services and was known for her sincerity, loyalty, humor and sharp legal mind. Cheryl was recognized as one of the leading practitioners in her field from 2013-2017. She had a special interest in promoting and supporting women in the legal profession. In addition to her career, Cheryl had many passions and a zest for life that was hard to describe. She was an avid sports enthusiast with a deep love of all things Edmonton Oilers and New England Patriots. She loved to travel and experiment with food and wine from around the world. Cheryl was a people person extraordinaire. Everyone who met her commented on her warm and caring nature and she touched the hearts of many. She was devoted to Greg, Sarah and Chelsea and they brought so much joy to her life. She was never more alive than when she was surrounded by her large and spirited extended family and friends. She never lost that zest for life, despite her long struggle with breast cancer.The family wishes to acknowledge the compassionate care and support provided by the medical team and other health professionals at Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto and Dr. Lynne Benjamin and the Halton CCAC. She will be sadly missed and forever remembered. She was predeceased by her grandparents Michael Brennan, Alfred & Priscilla Stacey, Aunt Pamela Stacey, and cousins Robert Brennan, Hope Brennan and Jakob Clarke as well as Greg's grandparents, Thomas and Mary Elizabeth McCormick, and Gertrude and William Barlow.Visitation will take place at Wiseman's Funeral Home, Marystown on Sunday, October 23rd, from 7:00 - 9:00 pm for family only. Public visitation will be held Monday, October 24th, from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Marystown, on Tuesday, October 25th, at 10:30 a.m. Inurnment will follow at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery. A reception will follow at St. Gabriel's Hall. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the organization of your choice for breast cancer research. Don't cry because it is over. Smile because it happened. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family" www.wisemansfh.ca

STEWART, SYLVIA C.
1927-2016
It is with great sadness that the family of the late SYLVIA C. STEWART of Jacques Fontaine, NL announces her passing at the Blue Crest Home in Grand Bank on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the age of 89. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, John of St. John's, Russell of St. John's, George of Hamilton, ON, Arnold (Lisa) of Mortier, Jobie of Deer Island, NB, and Kevin (Wendy) of Hamilton, ON; daughters, Anne (George) Davis of Hamilton, ON, Bella (Shawn) Keating of Port Aux Bras, and Wanda Stewart of Burin; son-in-law Eric Pardy of Back Bay, NB; brother, George (Esther) Bishop of Bay L'Argent; 23 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband John Stewart; parents, John and Elizabeth Bishop; son, Arthur Stewart; daughters, Kathleen Pardy & Sheila Mitchell; daughter-in-law Ruby Stewart; son-in-law Larry Mitchell; and grandson Kevin Pardy. The Stewart Family will be accepting visitors at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in St. Bernard's on Monday, October 3rdfrom 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Tuesday, October 4th from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; and Wednesday, October 5th from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in St. Bernard's on a date and time to be announced. Interment will follow at the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery in St. Bernard's.In Sylvia's memory donations may be made to The Children's Wish Foundation or flowers gratefully accepted.Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes - Marystown. "Our Family Serving Your Family"

THORNHILL, MARY A.
(November 29, 1927 - October 30, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late MARY A. THORNHILL of Fortune announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Sunday, October 30th, 2016, at the age of 88. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, Don Thornhill (Angela) of Lamaline, Henry Thornhill (Cindy Bolt) of Fortune, Alex Thornhill (Gabriella) of Fortune; daughters, Edna Boland (Alexander) of Fortune, Judy Collins (Donald) of Grand Bay, NB; 10 grandchildren: Terry, Marion, Cammie, Judy Ann, Alex, Donny, Glenn, Johnny, Steven & Scott; 17 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by husband, William H. Thornhill; son, Glen; daughter, Marion; grandson, Jimmy; granddaughter, Judyette; sisters, Gertrude Cumbden & Sarah Hillier; brother, George Keeping.
The Thornhill Family will be accepting visitors at the Salvation Army Citadel in Fortune on Monday, October 31st, from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.; Tuesday, November 1st, from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.; from where the Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, November 2nd, at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery in Fortune.
In Mary's memory donations may be made to The Salvation Army in Fortune 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

TIBBO, VIRGINIA
Virginia Tibbo
of Harbour Mile passed peacefully away on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the age of 76 years. She was predeceased by her parents; Joseph and Sarah Pardy; Husband Angus Tibbo; Son Chesley Tibbo and daughter Judy Baker. Leaving to mourn with loving and precious memories daughter Ada Barnes (Don); fiance Roland Fudge; sisters Doris Noseworthy (Dexter), Ena Keeping (Reg); grandchildren Connie Barnes Scott (Brad and Raennah), Meena Tibbo (Doug), Steven Barnes (Nikki) and Chantal Tibbo (Dwayne); son-in-law Leroy Baker. She also leaves a large circle of family and friends. Resting at St. Mary's Anglican Church, Harobur Mille on Monday starting at 1PM and all day Tuesday. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday at 1 PM at St. Mary's Anglican Church, Harbour Mille with interment following at Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Mille. In her memory donations may be made to the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin "WE CARE."

YOUNG, REUBEN WILBERT
Passed peacefully away at Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, Burin, NL, on Tuesday, October 25, 2016, REUBEN WILBERT YOUNG, of Creston South, NL, in his 58 year. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Mary, son Ryan (Tara), daughter Nadine, 3 grandchildren Ryleigh, Max, and Emme; sisters Bernice Martin (Ed), Susan Keating (Mac), Donna Young (Dominic), Kim (Glen), and Roxanne, brother and best friend Karl (Darlene), brothers Ern, Gary, Colin, Rodney and Shawn; special friends Gordon Hodder (Joan), Brent Adams (Mazie), and Jason Kavanagh; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Reuben is predeceased by his parents Richard and Sarah Young, parents in law John and Lucy Power, and brother in law Cecil Power. Resting at Peninsula Funeral Home, on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 7 - 9 pm (family only), Thursday and Friday, October 27 and 28, 2 pm - 9 pm, and Saturday, October 29 from 10 am - noon. The funeral service will be held at Hope and Faith Corps Salvation Army Citadel, Creston South, on Saturday, October 29, 2016, at 2:00 pm. At Reuben's request, cremation will follow. Inurnment will be at the Salvation Army Cemetery in Creston South at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Reuben's memory may be made to the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Peninsula Funeral Home - Creston South. "Serving Families with Dignity and Compassion" peninsulafh.ca

 

 

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