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The Compass Obituaries
February 2015

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

 

 

BARRETT, Nellie M.
Passed in: Clarke's Beach, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 7th, 2015

Passed peacefully away at the Pentecostal Senior Citizen's Home, Clarke's Beach on Saturday, February 7, 2015, Nellie M. Barrett of Salmon Cove, age 91 years. Predeceased by husband: William; son: Kevin; parents: John and Fannie Adey; infant brothers: Joseph and Edward; brother: Gordon, whom she was very close to and sisters: Gertrude 'Trudy' and Florence. Left to mourn, brother: Harvey, St. Catherine's, ON; sister: Maude, Toronto, ON, also a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear Rev. T. Wayne Blackwood conducted the funeral service on Tuesday, February 10 from Riverside United Church, Salmon Cove. Interment took place in Riverside United Cemetery, Salmon Cove. Donations in her memory may be made to Riverside United Church Perpetual Care Fund, Salmon Cove. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

CALLAHAN, John 'Jack'
Born: November 21st, 2015
Passed in: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 25th, 2015
Passed peacefully away at the Caribou Memorial Veterans Pavilion, St. John's on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, John 'Jack' Callahan of Riverhead, Harbour Grace, age 86 years. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Regiment and a proud veteran of the Korean War. Predeceased by his parents: John and Mary Callahan; two infant siblings: Nellie and Mike; five brothers: Leo, Pat, Bill, Frank and Ned; three sisters: Marie Byrne, Angela Roberts and Veronica Callahan. Left to mourn, two sisters: Kathleen Coombs and Gertrude Connolly, both of Harbour Grace; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace. Fr. Jose Joaquin conducted the Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 28 at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Interment was in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"We know you are in the arms of the angels and finally united with your loved ones. God bless you and keep you safe until we meet again someday."

CLARKE, Cynthia M. 'Cindy'
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 16th, 2015

Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, February 16, 2015, Cynthia M. 'Cindy' Clarke of Carbonear, age 63 years. Predeceased by husband: Percival; parents: Reginald J. and Ella C. Garland. Left to mourn, son: Jason, St. John's; two sisters: Susan (Joan), Bedford, NS and Claudine, Carbonear; two brothers: Reid (Elizabeth) and Reg (Barbara), both of Mount Pearl; special niece: Rileigh; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Ken Penney conducted the funeral service on Friday, February 20 from St. James Anglican Church, Carbonear. A private family inurnment to take place at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to the SPCA Baccalieu Trail, P.O. Box 273, Carbonear, NL A1Y 1B7 or Beagle Paws, P.O. Box 28164, St. John's, NL A1B 4J8. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

FOLLETT, Harry
Passed in: Etobicoke
Passed on: February 26th, 2015

Formally of Winterton, NL, passed peacefully away at Etobicoke General Hospital, Etobicoke, ON on Thursday February 26, 2015. Predeasced by father, Arthur Follett and mother, Elizabeth Green. Left to mourn are his son, Thomas Follett; sisters, Alice Vivian (Jim), Beverley Williams (Derek); brother, Leonard Follett (Ruth); step-brothers, Bill, Randy and Keith Green, and Aunt Doris (Ted). As well as nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and numerous relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place and inurnment will be announced at a later date.
Forever remembered in our hearts.

HARRIS, Mary E.
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 25th, 2015
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, Mary E. Harris of Victoria, age 76 years. Predeceased by daughter: Debra, son: Todd, parents: Leo and Emily Snook, brother: William. Left to mourn, husband: Phillip; three daughters: Patricia (Paul) Taylor, Kenmore, ON, Sandra (Luc) Levesque and Roxanne (Cecil) Brown, both of Upper Island Cove; eleven grandchildren: Phillip (Mindy), Walter, Pathrena, Krista, Sabrina, Christopher (Somer), Matthew, Bradley, Alexis, Ryan and Emily; seven great-grandchildren: Aaron, Hope, Haley, Jacob, Emma, Anabelle and Audrina; one brother: Garfield Snook, Stephenville; members of the Harris family, Truro, NS and a large extended family from the Port au Port Peninsula; as well as a number of other relatives and friends. At Mary's request, cremation has taken place. Funeral Mass took place on Friday, February 27 from St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, 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.

HAYTER, Lester O.
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 10th, 2015

Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, Lester O. Hayter of Carbonear, age 86 years. Predeceased by wife: Rose Marie; brothers: Allan and Ronald; sisters: Hazel, Madge (Russell) and Olive (George). Left to mourn, six daughters: Patsy (Tom) Dunphy, Cindy (Wade) Spurrell, Jackie Hayter, Mary Puddister and Laurie (Wade) Sheppard, all of Carbonear and Leslie (Ryan) McFarland, Calgary, AB; son: Allan (Debbie), Mount Pearl; eleven grandchildren: Rosemary (Ryan), Angela (Curtis), Stephen, Andrew, Korey, Mikey (Kerri), Brittany, Chelsea, Taylor, Bailey and Fionn; three great-grandchildren: Summer, Kaylee and Sadie; sisters-in-law: Anna Hayter and Eileen (Amos, deceased) Penney, both of Carbonear, Marcella (Bill, deceased) Stone, Harbour Grace and Clara (Bill) Connors, Florida; brothers-in-law: Donald (Janice) Stone and Albert (Florence, deceased) Stone, both of Harbour Grace; also extended family, Patricia Butt and other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Rev. Brian Colbourne conducted the funeral service to take place on Friday, February 13 from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment took place in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. Donations in his memory may be made to the Lester Hayter Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

KENNEDY, Patrick J.
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 8th, 2015

Passed peacefully away at his residence on Sunday, February 8, 2015, Patrick J. Kennedy of Carbonear, age 82 years. Predeceased by wife: Flora; parents: Dagleton and Elizabeth; parents-in-law: Alexander and Christine Hogan; brothers: William and Michael. Left to mourn, six daughters: Sharon (Steven) Leonard, Ottawa, ON, Diane Kennedy (Noel) and Carolyn (Gerry) Ryan, both of Carbonear, Joanne (Stephen) Walsh, Goulds, Judy (Gary) Hoyles, Carbonear and Denise (John) Sheppard, Conception Bay South; three sons: Jerome (Rachel), St. John's, Paul (Ann Marie), Harbour Grace and David (Cindy), Carbonear; sixteen grandchildren: Julia, Michael, Shawn, Jennifer, Nicole (Bright), Emily, Mark, Ben, Jack, Megan, Matthew, Hailee, Joshua, Jacob, Madison and Sophie; one great-grandson: Elijah; sister: Hannah Thomey, St. John's; sisters-in-law: Bridget Crawford, Carbonear and Betty Kennedy, Gander; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Fr. Michael Barker conducted the funeral Mass on Wednesday, February 11 from St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Carbonear. Interment took place in St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Carbonear. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dialysis Unit at the Carbonear General Hospital c/o the TCP Health 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.

MURPHY, Marie
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 2nd, 2015

Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear on Monday, February 2, 2015, Marie Murphy of Kingston, age 89 years. Predeceased by husband: Jack, son: Henry (Frances), grandson: John, son-in-law: Fred; parents: Samuel and Adella Hurley, sisters: Catherine and Julia; brothers: Vincent and Lawrence. Left to mourn, seven daughters: Anita (Frank) Loder, Summerside, Brenda (Evan) Flight, Small Point, Patricia (Randy) Hatch, Kingston, Sheila (Jeff) George, Edmonton, AB, Christine (Gerald, deceased) Doyle, Bristol's Hope, Paula (Boyd) Slade, Salmon Cove and Deb Murphy, Edmonton, AB; four sons: Ed (Claire), Moncton, NB, Brian, Kingston, Eugene (Kathy), Ottawa, ON and Patrick (Colleen), Heart's Desire; twenty-seven grandchildren: Jeff, Kenneth (Roxanne), Jamie, Trevor, Ellen, Melinda (Jeff), Randy, Ashley (Ryan), Allison (Justin), Jody (Colleen), Jared, Jordan (Kristii), Christina (Michael), Jerry, Gillian, Mark, Krista (Barry), Christopher (Dana), Colin (Jana), Jennifer, Amanda (Perry), Vanessa, Adam, Peter, Jessica, Matthew and Julie (Tom); seventeen great-grandchildren: Scott, Abigail, Carys, Ethan, Jack, Avery, Reagan, Bronson, Aaliyah, Alexis, Michael, Kacey, Cameron, Sarah, Chantal, Gia and Alex; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Fr. Cesar Derit conducted the Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 7 from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Kingston. Inurnment took place in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kingston. 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, Western Bay. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

RIGGS, Llewellyn
Passed in: Bay de Verde, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 3rd, 2015
Llewellyn Riggs: 1937-2015

Passed peacefully away at home on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, Llewellyn Riggs of Bay de Verde, aged 77 years. Predeceased by parents, William and Mabel Riggs; parents-in-law, John and Sarah Blundon; brothers, Joseph and William. Leaving to mourn, his wife Jennie of 51 years; daughter, Gail and son-in-law, Karl; son, Robbie; grandchildren: Jennifer (Cory) Tucker, Tyler (Katelyn), Nicole Jordan (Goulds) and Oaklei Riggs (Alberta); siblings: Florence Barrett (Henley - deceased), Newman and Grace Riggs, Sally and Bob Luedee; sisters-in-law, Joan Riggs and Nellie (Don) Morris; a large number of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews; an extended circle of family and friends; as well as special friend, Edward Broaders. Cremation has taken place. Funeral service took place on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Bay de Verde. Inurnment followed in the Anglican Cemetery, Bay de Verde.
"Died as he lived, quiet and peaceful."

SHEPPARD, LeRoy
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 20th, 2015

Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Friday, February 20, 2015, LeRoy Sheppard of Harbour Grace, age 83 years. Predeceased by parents: Walter and Stella; brother: Walter (Shirley); sister: Dorothy. Left to mourn, two brothers: Gordon (Kay), Harbour Grace and Raymond (Penny), Belgrave, Ontario; also a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace. Rev. Moses Tucker conducted the funeral service on Monday, February 23 from Noel's Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Interment took place in St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Paul's Anglican Church, P.O. Box 28, 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.

TRAVERSE, Winnifred A.
Passed in: Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: February 8th, 2015

Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear on Sunday, February 8, 2015, Winnifred A. Traverse of Kingston, age 92 years. Predeceased by husband: Richard; son: Alex; daughter: Elizabeth; granddaughter: Sara Beth; sisters: Johanna and Minnie; brother: Joey. Left to mourn, four daughters: Madeline (Raymond) King, Kingston, Mary (Sylvester) Woodfine, Gull Island, Catherine (Junior) Sellars and Bernadette (Bruce) Millley, both of Western Bay; seven sons: Joseph (Margaret) and Michael, both of Kingston, Kevin (Carol Ann), Buchans, Anthony (Karen LeGrow), Broad Cove, David (Theresa) and Gerard (Beverly), both of Small Point, Edward (Cynthia), Bay Roberts; twenty-four grandchildren; twenty-eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; sister: Kathleen Hurley, Toronto, ON; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel's Funeral Home, Main Highway, Western Bay. Fr. Michael Barker conducted the funeral mass on Wednesday, February 11 from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Kingston. Interment took place in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kingston. 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, Western Bay. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

 

 

Page Contributed by: Ivy F. Benoit

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Sunday November 22, 2015)

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