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The Compass Obituaries
April 2011

The Compass is a community newspaper for the Conception Bay North/Trinity Bay areas. It is published weekly on Tuesday.

 

 

ANTLE, Charles N. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, April 11, 2011, Charles N. Antle of Victoria, age 80 years. Predeceased by parents Charles and Maryann; sisters Mary Louise, Mabel, Elizabeth, Doris and Hannah; brother Clarence; brother-in-law Obediah Antle. Left to mourn, two sisters: Bertha Antle and Phyllis Byrne, both of Victoria; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Pastor Geoffrey Ryan conducted the funeral service on Wednesday, April 13 at Bethel Pentecostal Church, Victoria. Interment took place in Bethel Pentecostal Cemetery, Victoria. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

BUTTON, Alma - Mrs. Alma Button of Victoria, who passed away peacefully at the Carbonear General Hospital with her loving family by her side on Friday, April 1, 2011. Mrs. Button was 82 years old. She leaves to mourn her loving family: Children: Vivian ( Junior) Pomeroy, Jean (Frank) Clarke, Robert (Corinne) Button, Roberta (Marwood) Butt, Blair (Joyce) Button, Kimberly (Geoff) Smith, Tracy (Tony) Menchions; Grandchildren: Warren (Brenda), Trevor, Robert Jr., Nelson, Lindsay (Eric), Krista, Kelsey, Joshua, Katilyn and Glenn; Great Grandchildren: Lucas, Isabel and Rachel; Sisters-in-law: Emma Elliott, Rita Elliott, Effie Button & Dorothy Stage; Brother-in-law: Alford Button; Dear Friend: Mariam Penney and a number of other relatives and friends. Predeceased By: Husband: Stanley Button; Daughter: Mary; Parents: Charles & Melleta Elliott; Brothers: George, Harvey and Gordon; Sister: Florence Moss. The Funeral services took place at Victoria United Church and Cemetery, Victoria, on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 2 P.M. The family received relatives and friends at Slade's Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear between the hours of Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday: 10 a.m.-12 noon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made the Children's Wish Foundation. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at: sladesfuneralhome.ca     For any further information please call Slade's Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade's Funeral Homes, serving Carbonear, Bay Roberts and areas.

CRUMMEY, Annie G. - Passed peacefully away at Lakeside Homes, Gander on Friday, April 8, 2011 Annie G. Crummey of Western Bay, age 82 years. Predeceased by husband Aubrey; parents: John and Nora Rose. Left to mourn, one son: Ira (Annette), Gander; three grandsons: Matthew, Justin and Stephen; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Main Highway, Western Bay. Rev. Roscoe Cole conducted the funeral service on Tuesday, April 12 at McDowell United Church, Western Bay. Interment took place in the United Cemetery, Western Bay South. Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of NL. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Western Bay. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

KELLY, Eileen - Passed peacefully away at the Lion's Manor, Placentia on Thursday, April 14, 2011, Eileen Kelly of Harbour Grace, age 87 years. Predeceased by parents: Peter and Ellen Kelly; brothers-inlaw: Ray Kearney, Joseph Reynolds and Kevin Reynolds. Left to mourn, three sisters: Marie Kearney and Margaret Reynolds, both of St. John's and Kay Reynolds, Harbour Grace; 10 nieces; one nephew; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace. Fr. F. J. Aylward conducted the funeral Mass on Monday, April 18 at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Interment took place in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Flowers gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

MERRIGAN, Margaret G. - It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Margaret G. Merrigan at the Carbonear General Hospital on 26 April, 2011. Our mom died as she had lived, surrounded by her loving family whom she cherished above all else. Margaret was born on Bell Island, raised in Kingston but lived in Carbonear for most of her life. She was the daughter of Frank and Sarah Hurley. Besides her parents, Margaret was pre-deceased by her husband William, sister: Mary Theresa, daughter: Mary Margaret and grandsons: Wayne Paul McGurk and Jamie MacAskill. Our mom was the heart and soul of our family - a shining, happy light who lit up the lives of all of us. All who knew her were drawn to her by her beautiful smile and her ability to bring happiness and laughter to all she knew. Many loved her - especially her card-playing and dancing buddies. She is survived by four daughters: Catherine (Barry) MacAskill, Kennetcook, N.S., Sadie ( Jim) Holloway, Harbour Grace, Angela (Paul) Merrigan-McGurk, Halifax, N.S. and Helen (Charles) Merrigan-Martin, Gander; and six sons: John (Margaret), Harbour Grace, Frank (Carol), Carbonear, Anthony (Rosalind), Upper Island Cove, William (Beverly), Carbonear, Michael, Mississauga, James (Trudy Barrett) Fort MacMurray; four brothers: Michael (Alverna), Buchans, John, Edmund and Frank of Kingston; four sisters: Julie (Pat) Doyle, Gull Island, Alice, Loretta and Cecily Hurley, all of Kingston. In addition, Mom has left behind 20 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren as well as two special daughters-in-law, Brigitte Merrigan of Herford, Germany and Linda Merrigan of Carbonear. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Msgr. E.T. Bromley conducted the funeral Mass on Friday, April 29 at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Carbonear. Internment took place in St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Carbonear. Donations in Mom's memory may be made to the Autism Society of NL or to Daffodil Place. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

PARSONS, Minnie - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Thursday, April 28, 2011, Minnie Parsons of Victoria, age 80 years. Predeceased by parents: Joseph and Eliza Evely; brothers: Harold Evely, Boyd Evely, Donald Evely, Winston Evely and Maxwell Evely; sister: Dorothy Parsons; sisters-in-law: Hazel Evely and Hilda Evely; brother-in-law: Alex Parsons. Left to mourn, one daughter: Donna (George) Pryor, Victoria; two grandchildren: Dion (Jenny), Mackinsons and Kristy (Monty) Costache, Yellowknife; two great-grandchildren: Colby and Devin; one sister: Beatrice (Harold) Priddle, Victoria; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Rev. Jesse Bown conducted the funeral service on Sunday, May 1 at the United Church, Victoria. Interment took place in the United Cemetery, Freshwater, Carbonear. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

RYAN, Lillian J. (nee Shanahan) - January 6, 1917 - April 4, 2011. Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, April 4, 2011, Lillian J. Ryan of Riverhead, Harbour Grace, age 94 years. Predeceased by: husband, Bernard; infant daughter, Ellen; brothers: Thomas and Nicholas; sisters: Nellie, Mona, Mary, Angela and Marcella. Left to mourn, four daughters: Angela (Lawrence) Mercer, St. John's, Phyllis ( John) Pretty, Chapel Arm, Brenda (Michael) Parmenter, St. John's and Helen (Alex) Lindsay, Delhaven, NS; three sons: Shannon (Margaret), St. John's, Bernard (Christine), St. John's and William (Renee), Riverhead, Harbour Grace; eight grandchildren: Larry (Elaine), John (Bernadine), Perry (Paula), Tracey (Glenn), Suzanne (Allan), Bernard, Daniel and Jeffrey; nine great-grandchildren: Roxanne, Amy, Jenna, Riley, Ryan, Laura, Maria, Ethan and Bella; also a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Fr. F.J. Aylward conducted the funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 6 at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Interment took place in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in her memory may be made to the Project Restoration Fund for Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Harbour Grace, P.O. Box 299, Harbour Grace, NL, A0A 2M0. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

SCOTT, Mary M. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on Saturday, April 16, 2011 Mary M. Scott of Job's Cove, age 77 years. Predeceased by 1st husband: John Royal; parents: Patrick and Sarah Oliver; son: William; grandson: Robbie; sisters: Laura (Oliver) Power, Clare Power and Philomena Oliver. Left to mourn husband: Richard; two daughters: Betty (Jim) Clarke, Job's Cove and Laura (Lawrence) Wheeler, Lower Island Cove; six sons: Patrick (Joselyn), Job's Cove, John (Pam), St. John's, Will (Berdina), Lower Island Cove, Jim (Diane), Job's Cove, Tony (Lois), Old Perlican and Edward (Bernadine), Job's Cove; 21 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Jim (Rose) Oliver, Gull Island and Patrick Oliver, Ontario; a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Main Highway, Western Bay. Fr. Pio Sumbilon conducted the funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 19 at Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church, Northern Bay. Interment took place in Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Cemetery, Northern Bay. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Western Bay. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

 

 

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

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