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The Compass Obituaries
March 2008

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

 

BUSSEY, Mrs. L. Maude - Passed peacefully away at Northern Lights Regional Health Centre, Fort McMurray, Alberta, on Wednesday, March 19, 2008, Mrs. Maude Bussey, aged 94 years, of Port de Grave. Predeceased by parents: Henry and Drusella LeDrew; husband: William Gordon Bussey; sons: Calvin and Robert Bussey; sisters: Meta (Al) Gourlie, Ada Jenkins; brothers: Leslie (Maude) LeDrew, Austin (Margaret) LeDrew; daughter-in-law: Doris Bussey. Leaving to mourn, one son: Oliver; two daughters: Judy (Seymour) Bishop, Meta (Robert) Ball; 12 grandchildren: Cynthia (Dwight) Petten, Nelson (Christine) Bussey, Goldie (Wade) Gillingham, Michelle (Ken) Bonnell, Glenn Bussey (Doreen), Glenys (Vincent) Boone, Trevor (Kimberly) Bussey, Rodney (Cathy) Bussey, Bradley Bussey (Danielle), Winston (Denise) Bishop, Dion Ball (Jennifer), Debbie (Duane) St. Croix; 20 great-grandchildren: Melanie, Matthew, Melissa, Lyndon, Lorie, Tiffanie, Jonathan, Ashley, Andrew, Sonya, Megan, Logan, Brandon, Donavon, Brittany, Ashley, Nathan, Hannah, Jessica, Jonathan; two great-great-grandchildren: Kobe and Logan Bussey; daughter-in-law: Betty Bussey; brother-in-law: William Jenkins; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastor Moral Bess conducted the funeral service at The Pentecostal Tabernacle, Port de Grave on Wednesday, March 26, 2008. Interment was at The United Church Cemetery, Port de Grave. Pallbearers were: Nelson Bussey, Glen Bussey, Trevor Bussey, Rodney Bussey, Winston Bishop and Bradley Bussey. Honorary pallbearer: Mr. Oliver Bussey. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach.

CLEARY, Mary M. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, March 31, 2008, Mary M. Cleary of Riverhead, Harbour Grace, age 92 years. Predeceased by husband: John; son: Clarence; parents: Edward and Frances Russell; brothers: Ronald and Edward. Left to mourn, three daughters: Mildred (Bill) Guilfoyle, Riverhead, Harbour Grace, Marie (Ed Coombs), Spaniard's Bay and Geri Cleary, Riverhead, Harbour Grace; one son: Jack (Diane) Cleary, Riverhead, Harbour Grace; daughter-in-law: Joan Cleary, Harbour Grace; eleven grandchildren: Brian (Bonnie), Shawn, Bill (Rosalind), Reggie (Debbie), Tina (Ron), Alicia, Randy, Marylynn (George), Jonathan (Renee), Barry and Brent; nine great-grandchildren: Shawna, Ashley, Tyler, Taylor, Stephanie, Brady, Seamus, Jordan and Jamie; one sister: Anna Sullivan, Riverhead, Harbour Grace; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Fr. F.J. Aylward conducted the Mass on Friday, April 4 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 a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel Funeral Home, Harbour Grace Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

DEERING, Sadie I. - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, March 18, 2008, Sadie I. Deering of Freshwater, Carbonear, age 89 years. Predeceased by husband: John; daughters: Gladys and Elsie; sons: John C. and Gideon; parents: Henry and Mary Ellen Hiscock; brothers: Ellis and Clayton; sisters: Hula, Irene and May. Left to mourn, six daughters: Margaret (Wayne) Martin, Harbour Grace, Janice (Frederick) Somers, Alberta, Marilyn (Eric) Clarke, Victoria, Cynthia (Derrick) Hiscock, Alberta, Joan (Randy) Slade, Salmon Cove and Elaine (Ted) Butt, Freshwater, Carbonear; five sons: Wilfred (Joan), Freshwater, Carbonear, Melvin (Carol), Ontario, Jerry (Julie), New Harbour, John Jr. 'Jack' (Ada), Freshwater, Carbonear and Gary (Christine), Carbonear; daughter-in-law: Lillian Deering; twenty-seven grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; three sisters: Eva Howley, Mildred Rose and Effie (Bob) Butler, all of Ontario; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Jesse Bown conducted the funeral service on Sunday, March 23 at the United Church and Cemetery, Freshwater, Carbonear. Donations in her memory may be made to the United Church Cemetery, Freshwater, Carbonear c/o Linda Murphy, P.O. Box 673, Carbonear, NL, A1Y 1C2. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

HUSSEY, Mr. Allan M. - Passed away at the CCU, Health Sciences Complex, St. John's, on Saturday, March 8, 2008, Mr. Allan M. Hussey of South River, aged 78 years. Predeceased by parents: Frederick and Violet (nee Jerrett) Hussey; brothers: Carl (Ruby), Val (Jean), William (Ivy), Lloyd (Flora); sisters: Melba (Peter) Stapleton, Eulah (Ralph) Morecombe. Leaving to mourn wife Elizabeth; sons: Verdon (Sandra), Edgar (Cynthia), Darrell; daughters: Adelia (Gerald) Snow, Madena (Perry) Morgan, Verona Ryan, Trudy (James) Caravan; eleven grandchildren: Carla, Ralena (Chadd), Andrew, Robert (Heather), Megan, Terrielynn, Karrie, Shelby, Jared, Kyle, Malem; seven great-grandchildren: Myla, Chase, Chloe, Blake, Isaiah, Ben, Addison; sisters: Irene (Clifford) Loder, Ruth (Maxwell) Brown; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Father Gerald Westcott conducted the funeral service at The Anglican Parish of The Resurrection, South River on Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Cremation has taken place with inurnment at a later date. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach. Pallbearers were Verdon Hussey, Edgar Hussey, Darrell Hussey, Robert Hussey, Jim Caravan, and Perry Morgan.

KELLOWAY, Elizabeth D. - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Friday, March 21, 2008, Elizabeth D. Kelloway of Salmon Cove, age 94 years. Predeceased by husband: William J.; daughters: Marion Kelloway and Mary L. O'Connell; sons-in-law: Harold O'Connell, Melvin Rose and Chesley Slade; parents: Francis and Abigail Marshall; brothers: Harold and Tom; sisters: Cloe, Emmie, Mae, Evelyn and Rosalie; sisters-in-law: Lillian and Edith; brother-in-law: Eugene. Left to mourn four daughters: Eliza Slade and Effie Rose, both of Salmon Cove, Edith (Samuel) Parsons, St. John's and Jean (Walter) Smith, Mount Pearl; one son: William (Joan), Salmon Cove; twenty-three grandchildren: Sharon (Herb), Keith (Leisa), Barry (Sandra), Harvey (Debbie), Sherrie (Marlowe), Ceanne (Desmond), Glen, Pamela (Alan), Melanie (Kenneth), Billy (Donna), Lisa (Brent), Harry, Gina (David), Gail (Wilfred), Adele (Tom), Bradley (Pamela), Renee (Craig), Scott (Lorna), Heather, Harold, Marion (Dana), William (Anita) and Elizabeth Anne (Craig); a number of great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law: Mary Cole, Victorian Manor, Victoria and Muriel Kelloway, Salmon Cove; special friend: Gwen White, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. T. Wayne Blackwood conducted the funeral service on Monday, March 24 at Riverside United Church and Cemetery, Salmon Cove. Donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 169-173 Water Street, P.O. Box 5819, St. John's, NL, A1C 5X3 or Riverside United Church Accessibility Fund c/o Mrs. Marilyn Homer, General Delivery, Salmon Cove, NL, 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.

MERCER-PEDDLE, Sadie - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, March 17, 2008, Sadie Mercer Peddle of Spaniard's Bay, age 66 years. Predeceased by daughter: Pamela; parents: Michael and Violet Mercer; brothers: Joseph and John; sister: Shirley. Left to mourn son: Paul (Carol Saunders), Spaniard's Bay; five brothers: George Mercer, Toronto, ON, David (Kathleen) Mercer, Harbour Grace, Tom (Phoebe) Mercer and Stanley (Naomi) Mercer, both of Riverhead, Harbour Grace and Bill Mercer (Bonnie Collins), St. John's; three sisters: Ennett Dewer, London, England, Violet Wilcox (Russ Farrell), Barrie, ON and Kathleen (Ron) Lynch, Upper Island Cove; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Fr. F.J. Aylward conducted the funeral Mass on Thursday, March 20 at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Inurnment took place on Saturday, March 22 at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in her memory may be made to Daffodil Place c/o Canadian Cancer Society, Viking Bldg, Crosbie Road, P.O. Box 8921, St. John's, NL, A1B 3R9. 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.

SQUIRES, Iris Juliet (nee) White - April 18, 1942 - March 6, 2008. Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Centre palliative care unit surrounded by family after a brief battle with cancer, Thursday, March 6, 2008, Iris Juliet Squires (nee) White. A loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother. Leaving behind to mourn husband: Charlie; mother: Pearl; son: Jeff (Karen); daughters: Rose (Eugene), Dionne (Les); sisters: Irene, Pauline, Gladys; brother: Gerald; grandchildren: Jeffrey (Paula), Dennis, Stephanie, Katie, Kristi; great-grandchildren: Emma, Kaitlyn, Cassandra, Jade; also a large circle of nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. Donations in her name may be made to The Daffodil House.

WHITE, Eric S. - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, March 23, 2008, Eric S. White of Carbonear, age 72 years. Predeceased by wife Shirley M.; parents: Pleman W. and Stella G. White; parents-in-law: Phoebe and Ernest Parsons; brother-in-law: Harold Badcock. Left to mourn: two daughters: Tina (Clarence) Antle, Victoria and Margaret (Lawrence) Priddle, Carbonear; two sons: Derrick (Sandra), New Haven, CT and Don (Wanda), St. John's; five grandchildren: Shane, Michelle, Erica, Kaitlin and Garrett; five brothers: Lloyd (Maxine), Bay Roberts, Clarence (Wendy), Cambridge, ON, Marston (Karen), Carbonear, David (Sheila), Spaniard's Bay and Bob (Lucille), Cambridge, ON; three sisters: Violet Badcock, Clarke's Beach, Joyce (Jack) Rodgers, Hant's Harbour and Anita (Morley) Grandy, Clarke's Beach; sisters-in-law: Daisy (Glenn) Marginson, Riverhead, Harbour Grace and Daphne (Tom) Mercer, Harbour Grace South; friend: Betty Davis, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Majors Wilbert and Joan Hopkins conducted the funeral service on Wednesday, March 26 at the Salvation Army Citadel, Carbonear. Interment took place in the Salvation Cemetery, Carbonear South. Donations in his memory may be made to the Daffodil Place c/o Canadian Cancer Society, Viking Bldg, Crosbie Road, PO Box 8921, St. John's, NL A1B 3R9. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. 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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