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The Compass Obituaries
February 2008

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

 

BEST. Marion, M. (nee MOORES) - Passed away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, February 13, 2008, Marion Best of St. John's. Marion was born in Adams Cove, Conception Bay North on February 8, 1932. Left with many fond and loving memories are her husband, Jim; daughters: Donna (Charlie Taylor) and Diane (Noel Duff); granddaughter Joanna; and sister Dora Trickett. She will also be missed by her sisters-in-law: Martha Blackwood, Olive Moores and their families. Rested at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday and Friday. Funeral service took place on Saturday, February 16, 2008 from Wesley United Church. Interment followed at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers were gratefully accepted. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com

BUTT, Susie - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, February 8, 2008, Susie Butt of Freshwater, Carbonear, age 84 years. Predeceased by husband: George; daughter: Maxine; infant son: Raymond; half brother: Lorenzo and parents: Abraham and Annie Parsons. Left to mourn, two daughters: Ann (Calvin) Ash, Carbonear and Judy (Ronald) Dawe, Coley's Point; four sons: George (Natalie), Carbonear, David (Doreen), Labrador City, Harold (Karen), Carbonear and Kenneth (Sandra), Labrador City; son-in-law: Maurice Slade, Carbonear; nineteen grandchildren: Calvin (Christine), Darryl (Amie Sue), Shawn, Lori, Patricia (Blair), Judy; Curtis, Michael (Shanna), Lesley; Faith, Lindsay, Jason, Nikita, Kelsey, Meagan, George, Kenzie, Kenny and Shalene; six great-grandchildren: Gavin, Mollie, Christopher, Maxine, Susie and Lily; sister: Mary Vokey, Peterborough, ON; brother: Edward 'Ned' (Irene) Parsons, Stephenville; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Jesse Bown conducted the funeral service on Monday, February 11 at the United Church and Cemetery, Freshwater, Carbonear. Donations in her memory may be made to the United Church Cemetery Fund, Freshwater, Carbonear.. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

CASE, Lloyd - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Thursday, February 28, 2008, Lloyd Case of Salmon Cove, age 91 years; a long time educator and honorary member of the NLTA. Predeceased by wife: Margaret, 2003; infant son: William; son-in-law: Hayward Chislett; grandson: Neil King and step-sister: Emily Snow. Left to mourn, five daughters: Gladys Chislett, Cavendish, Meta Howard, Texas, USA, Minnie and very special son-in-law Neil Mercer, with whom he resided in Bay Roberts, Margaret (Eldon) King, Woody Point, Bonne Bay and Sylvia Case, Lewisporte; two sons: Rev. Lloyd (Mildred), Fogo and Clive (Kathy), Whitby, ON; a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; half brother: Elwood Case, St. John's and half sister: Naomi Case, Salmon Cove; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. T. Wayne Blackwood conducted the funeral service on Sunday, March 2 at Riverside United Church and Cemetery, Salmon Cove. Donations in his memory may be made to Riverside United Church, c/o Marilyn Homer, General Delivery, Salmon Cove, A0A 3S0. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

HAIRE, Clara (Payne) - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, February 19, 2008, Clara (Payne) Haire of Harbour Grace, age 93 years. Predeceased by husband: Maurice; brothers: John (Jessie), Steve (Helen) and Ed (Frances); sister: Mary (Bill) Noel. Left to mourn, step-children: Michael (friend Mary), St. John's, Terry (friend Gillian), Mount Pearl, Kevin (Rose) and Chris (Cynthia), both of St. John's, Sandra (Jack) Farrelly, Guelph, ON, Wayne (Christine), Ottawa, ON and Brian (Meg), Sherwood Park, AB; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Frank King conducted the funeral service on Friday, February 22 at St. Paul's Anglican Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Paul's Anglican Church or to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Noel's Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

JACKSON, Muriel H. - Passed peacefully away, in the presence of her loving family, at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, February 29, 2008, Muriel H. Jackson of Victoria, age 71 years. Predeceased by sisters: Annie, Lillian, Susie and Myrtle; brothers: Lionel, Oscar, Sandy, Amos, Augustus and Nathaniel. Left to mourn, husband: Donald Sr.; three daughters: Sandra (Brian) Slade, Cynthia (Joe) Crawford and Ivy (Randy) Moores, all of Victoria; five sons: Donnie (Sheila), Victoria, Winston (Bonnie), Upper Island Cove, Terry (Elizabeth), Sammy (Lisa) and Dennis (Sherry), all of Victoria; fifteen grandchildren; Mitchell, Jamie, Travis, Ashley, Brittany, Matthew, Kayla, Justin, Tara, Rebecca, Laura, Emily, Brandon, Noah, Andrew; sister: Gladys Deering, Carbonear; four brothers: Pleman (Violet) Clarke and Stanley Clarke, both of Victoria, Donald (Gladys) Clarke, St. John's and Bert (Olga) Clarke, Kelligrews; sisters-in-law: Louise Clarke, Hilda Clarke, Joyce Clarke and Bertha May Clarke; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Jesse Bown conducted the funeral service on Monday, March 3 at the United Church and Cemetery, Victoria. Donations in her 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.

KELLOWAY, Karen M. - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Saturday, February 2, 2008, Karen M. Kelloway of Perry's Cove, age 49 years. Predeceased by father: Roy. Left to mourn, mother: Mildred (nee Rose), Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear, sister: Helen (Edmund) Seymour, Bay Roberts, nephew: Bradley (Jody) Seymour, nieces: Kelly (Sean) Harris and Nancy (Richard) Hewitt, great-niece: Chloe Harris, great-nephews: Jesse Harris, Delon Hewitt, Bronson, Brody and Parker Seymour; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. T. Wayne Blackwood conducted the funeral service on Tuesday, February 5 at the United Church and Cemetery, Perry's Cove. Donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Down Syndrome Society, P.O. Box 21054, St. John's, NL, A1A 5B2 or the United Church, Perrys Cove, C/o Betty King, Site 4, Compo 7, RR 1, Perry's Cove, NL, AlY lC6. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

PEACH, Olive Claudine - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear on Friday, February 8, 2008, Olive Claudine Peach of Freshwater, Carbonear, age 82 years. Predeceased by husband William Joseph; sisters: Annie, Minnie and Leah; brothers: John, Albert, Herb, Bill and Sam. Left to mourn, four sons: Eric (Dallas), Freshwater, Carbonear, David (Rhonda) and Reuben (Marjorie), both of Harbour Grace South and Kirk (Dianne), Harbour Grace; four grandchildren: Matthew (Krista), Rebecca, Kyle and Mitchell; one great-grandson: Cameron; sisters-in-law: Annie Parsons and Sadie Parsons, both of Carbonear and Mary Parsons, Toronto, ON also a large number of other relatives and friends. Majors Wilbert and Joan Hopkins and Rev. Jess Bown conducted the funeral service on Sunday, February 10 at the Salvation Army Citadel, Carbonear. Interment took place in the United Cemetery, Freshwater, Carbonear. Donations in her memory may be made to the United Church Cemetery Fund, Freshwater, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

PENNEY, William E.- Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Sunday, February 24, 2008, William E. Penney of Western Bay, age 90 years. Predeceased by wife: Pearl; son: Chesley; three brothers: Albert, Edward and Solomon; two sisters: Violet and Janie. Left to mourn, one daughter: Violet (Wayne) Whalen, Western Bay; two sons: Claude (Janet), Western Bay and Aubrey (Edna), La Scie; nine grandchildren: Terry (Denise), David, Kelly, Bonita, Lisa (Dwayne), Todd, Terry (Kim), Kim (Frank) and Kathy (Jim); ten great-grandchildren: Miranda, Camellia, Terry, Erica, Tristen, Kevin, Christopher, Chelsea, Kendra and Brayden; two great-great-grandchildren: TJ and Antonio; special sister-in-law: Mildred Penney, Toronto, ON; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Roscoe Cole conducted the funeral service on Thursday, February 28 at Noel's Funeral Home, Main Highway, Western Bay. Interment took place in the McDowell United Cemetery, Western Bay North. Donations in his memory may be made to the North Shore Central Ambulance Fund. 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.

PIKE, Thomas R. - Passed peacefully away at the Pentecostal Senior Citizen's Home, Clarke's Beach on Friday, February 1, 2008, Thomas R. Pike of Harbour Grace, age 80 years. Predeceased by parents: Thomas W. and Amelia; brothers: William C. and George R. Left to mourn, wife: Winnifred N.; one daughter: Daphne (Llewellyn) Jones, Upper Island Cove; two sons: Robert (Karen) and Bruce (Sherry), both of Shoal Harbour; seven grandchildren: Nancy (Boyd), Roger (April), Vanessa (Corey), Sheldon (Shelley), Ryan (Samantha), Brent (Carolann) and Kayla; four great-grandchildren: Angela, Andrew, Kyle and Katelyn; two sisters: Hazel Yetman and Geraldine Dove, both of Harbour Grace; sisters-in-law: Iva Pike and Doris Pike, both of Harbour Grace; also a number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Russell Small conducted the funeral service on Monday, February 4 at Coughlan United Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in his memory may be made to the Parkinson Society Newfoundland and Labrador, 136 Crosbie Road, Suite 305, St. John's, NL, A1B 3K3. 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.

QUINN, Richard - Passed peacefully away at the Pentecostal Senior Citizens Home, Clarke's Beach on Monday, February 18, 2008, Richard Quinn of South River. Predeceased by first wife, Elsie (Coish) 1985; brothers: James and Kevin; sister: Margaret Corbett. Left to mourn his devoted wife: Rosalie (Hiscock); two sons: Richard (Doreen), Harbour Grace; Terry (Colleen Howe), Oromocto, NB; two daughters: Gertie (Terry) Carr and Denise Best (Brian Richey), both of Paradise; one step-daughter; Sheila (Monty) Rowe, Goose Bay; daughter-in-law, Helen Quinn, Calgary, AB. Also fourteen grandchildren: Niall, Michael, Brian, Kathy, Stephanie, Alison, Kristen, Nick, Jillian, Jessica, Vincent, Roger, Kirk, and Charlene; six great-grandchildren: Owen, Lorne, Rachel, Nicholas, Jonathan and Audrey; one brother, Melvin, New Waterford, NS; one sister Marcella Holihan, Kitchener, ON; sisters-in-law: Muriel (Wallace) Baker, St, John's and Audrey Hiscock, Victoria, BC; brothers-in-law: Walter Hiscock, Stanford, Connecticut, USA and Boyd (Ruth) Hiscock, Ottawa, ON; also a large number of other relatives and friends, especially sister-in-law and lifetime friend, Ethel Coish, Orangeville, ON. Msgr. E. T. Bromley conducted the Funeral Mass on Thursday, February 21 at. St Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Carbonear. At Dick's request, cremation followed. A private family inurnment took place at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Carbonear. Donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

SELLARS, Lily - Passed away peacefully at her home in Grand Falls-Windsor surrounded by her loving family on February 2, 2008, Lily Sellars at the age of 80 years. Predeceased by parents Mary (nee Bartlett)and Anthony Mugford Lear of Port de Grave, sisters: Ida Lear, Bertha Roberts, and brother Alan Lear. left with fond and loving memories her beloved husband of 60 years, Raymond; children: Judy Durant of Carbonear, Ross (Ruby) Sellars of Grand Falls-Windsor, Joy (Gary) Baker of Harbour Grace; six precious grandchildren: Joanne (Darrell) Mercer, John Durant, Roger (Sonya Piercey) Sellars, Jason Sellars, Kathryn Baker and Kristen Baker. Also leaving to mourn sisters: Hilda Bartlett of Bareneed and Myrtle Morgan of Toronto; brother John Lear of Port de Grave; sister-in-law Rosie Lear of Goderich; brother-in-law Reg (Laurene) Sellars of Oshawa, Milton (Marion) Sellars of Toronto and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Visitation took place from Sunset Memorial Funeral Home on Saturday, February 2, 2008. The funeral service was held on Monday, February 4, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. from Memorial United Church with Rev. Howard Crooks officiating and assisted by Royden Reynolds. Interment at the Interfaith Cemetery, Union Street. Flowers were gratefully accepted or donations in her memory to Memorial United Church Building Fund. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Pallbearers are: George Piercey, Lloyd Hiscock, Bert Elliott, Dave Anthony; Bill Burke and Gary Parsons. Honorary pallbearers: George Morris, Roy Stoodley; Roy Pynn, Jasper Lake and John Moore. For condolences online, please visit www.sunsetmemorial.ca
She died as she lived.. trusting in her Lord!

SHEPPARD, Linda M. - Passed peacefully away at Pondview Manor in Shearstown on February 10, 2008, Linda M. Sheppard of Bell Island in her 61st year. Predeceased by parents: Bill and Lillian Newman; brother: John Newman and grandson: Shane Whelan. Left with fond and loving memories, sons: Gordon Sheppard (Colleen) of Spaniard's Bay, and Mark Sheppard of Mississauga, ON; daughters: Darlene Sheppard of Spaniard's Bay and Tina Whelan (Fred) of Cambridge, ON; four sisters: Enid Verge, Eilene Power, Marion Oliver, Ida Noseworthy; five brothers: Bill, Norman, Walter, Randy, and John (deceased); six grandchildren: Nicole Whelan, Shane Whelan (deceased), Ashley Fillmore, Katrina Fillmore, Joshua Sheppard, Samantha Sheppard; as well as a large circle of family and friends. Rested at Young's Funeral Home, Spaniard's Bay. Funeral service was held Wednesday, February 13, 2008 at Holy Redeemer Anglican Church, Spaniard's Bay. With inurnment followed at a later date in Green Head Anglican Cemetery, Spaniard's Bay. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Sheppard Family Fund.

 

 

Page contributed by Bob Vokey

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

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