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The Compass Obituaries
October 2006

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

 

BARRETT, Leonard Wm. “Bill” - Passed Peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on Saturday, October 28, 2006, Leonard Wm. “Bill” Barrett of Carbonear, age 78 years. Pre-deceased by parents: Emma and John; daughter-in-law: Judy; grandson: Richard William Barrett; brothers: John and Ralph; sisters: Alice and Joyce. Left to mourn, wife: Helen; two sons: Roderick (Veronica) and Richard, both of Carbonear; one daughter: Corrine (Derek) Yetman, Coley's Point; five grandchildren: Laura (Cephas), Roderick B. Jr. (Michelle), Tina (James), Tammy and Melissa; five great-grandchildren: Austin, Cassandra, Kendra, Denicka and Brandon; two brothers: David (Brenda), Ontario and Lloyd (Joyce), Carbonear; two sisters: Dorthey Ranson, Ontario and Shirley Barrett, Texas; sister-in-law: Kay Barrett, Ontario; also a large number of other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the staff at ICU, St. Clare's Mercy Hospital. Rev. Stephen Matthews conducted the funeral service on Wednesday, November 1 at Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment took place in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. Donations in his 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.

CHIPMAN, Mr. Bernard E. - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on October 7, 2006, Bernard E. Chipman, aged 77 years, of Bay Roberts. Predeceased by parents: William and Fannie Chipman; wife Leah; daughter: Muriel (deceased in infancy); brothers: Ivan and Maxwell; brother-in-law: Jim French. Leaving to mourn: one son Bernard Jr.; three daughters: Mary (Rex) Butler, Denise (John) Samms, Frances Chipman (Bill Noseworthy); one sister Doris French; eight grand-children: Melanie, Tammy, Kimberly, Michelle, Stephanie, Bradley, Amber, Brandie; six great-grandchildren: Emilee, Joshua, Tyler, Cole, Lukas, Marissa; sisters-in-law: Gertie and Emily Chipman. Reverend S. Mark Janes conducted the funeral service at St. Matthew's Anglican Church and Cemetery, Bay Roberts on Tuesday, October 10, 2006. Pallbearers: Bernard Chipman, Rex Butler, John Samms, Bill Noseworthy, Reg Mercer and Wayne Chipman. Funeral arrangements by Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts.

COLE, Gertrude - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, October 4, 2006, Gertrude Cole of Victoria, age 86 years. Predeceased by father: Jabez King and mother: Hannah J. King Reid; step-father: John T. Reid; infant son: James; infant daughter: Louise and son: Harold W. Left to mourn her loving husband of 65 years: Harold V.; one son: Eugene (Virda), Victoria; daughter-in-law: Peggy; Victoria; seven grandchildren: Harold (Tracy), Tony (Nancy), Shawn (Charlene), Lisa, Barbara Ann (Raymond), Eugene (Sue) and Randy (Lori); seven great-grandchildren: Toni, Jackson, Natalie, Toni, Keesha, Requal and Nathan; two brothers: Leslie Reid, St. Thomas, ON and Harvey Reid, Quebec; six sisters: Jane Bishop, Broad Cove, Ella Kay, Port Arthur, ON, Olive (Leonard) Mallan, Montreal, PQ, Phyllis Myzener, Montreal, PQ, Beryl Clarke, Victoria and Joyce (Arch) Miller, Portugal Cove; sisters-in- law: Louise Stephenson and Janie Cole, both of Victoria; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rev. Jesse Bown and Rev. Albert Layden conducted the funeral service on Saturday, October 7 at the United Church and Cemetery, Victoria. Donations in her memory may be made to the United Cemetery, Victoria. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel's Funeral Home, Carbonear. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

FARRELL, Bernard J. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, October 9, 2006, Bernard J. Farrell of Harbour Grace, age 81 years. Predeceased by parents: John and Katherine; daughter: Cynthia; two sisters: Irene and Marguerite; brother in law: Robert; sisters in law: Theresa and Marie. Left to mourn, wife: Eileen; five daughters: Betty (George) Smith, Harbour Grace, Lynda (Aubrey) Greeley, Upper Island Cove, Deborah (Gabriel) Gregory, St. Philips, Sharon Farrell, Harbour Grace and Michelle (Patrick) McCarthy, Orillia, ON; one son: Bernard Jr. (Deborah), Harbour Grace; son in law: Murray Misch, Harbour Grace; sixteen grandchildren: Paulette, George, Nicole, Michael, Chris, Bryan, Katie, Paul, Steven, Anne, Keegan, Harry, Peter, Brendan, Conlan and Meghan; two great-grandchildren: Taylor and Cassidy; one brother: Thomas (Beulah) Farrell, Harbour Grace; one sister: Betty Scrimshaw, Cambridge, ON; brothers in law: Gerald Neary, St. John's, Walter Stone Sr. Carbonear, Daniel (Rose) Maloney and Gerald Maloney both of Riverhead, Harbour Grace, Edward Maloney (Shirley O'Shea) Harbour Grace and Jerry Collins, St. John's; sister in law: Helen (Ches) Neil, St. John's, also a large number of other relatives and friends. Fr. F.J. Aylward conducted the funeral Mass on Thursday, Oct. 12 at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in his memory may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society or the Immaculate Conception Project Restoration Fund. 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.

MOORES, Julie R. - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Monday, October 30, 2006, Julie R. Moores of Lower Island Cove, age 95 years. Predeceased by 1st husband: Alex Garland and 2nd husband: Joseph V. Moores; grandson: Shane Williamson; three sisters and two brothers. Left to mourn, daughter: Cynthia M. (John) Williamson, Oxford, England; also a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Rev. Albert Layden conducted the funeral service on Friday; November 3 at the Bethal United Church and Cemetery, Lower Island Cove. Donations in her memory may be made to Bethal United Church, Lower Island Cove. 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.

SHEPPARD, Chesley - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Saturday, October 28, 2006, Chesley Sheppard of Spaniard's Bay, age 91 years. Predeceased by wife: Violet, daughter: Winnifred, six infant children; great grandsons: Shane and Tyler; brothers: William and Gordon. Left to mourn, four daughters: Rose (Gordon) Skanes, Bell Island, Joan (Reginald) Smith, Bishop's Cove, Providence (Lawrence) Cribbin, Burlington, ON and Roberta (Leonard) McIvor, Georgetown, ON; four sons: Gordon (friend Mary), Spaniard's Bay, Max (Cathy), Spaniard's Bay; Chester (Irene), Carbonear and Bruce, Bay Roberts; son-in-law: Harold Peddle, Bishop's Cove; daughters-in-law: Linda, Shearstown and Doreen, Bay Roberts; twenty-nine grandchildren; forty-four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one brother: Gerald (Mary), Bell Island; sister-in-law: Marie Sheppard, Interfaith Home, Carbonear; brothers-in-law: Pastor Maxwell (Goldie) Mercer, Stoney Creek, ON and Gordon (Elsie) Mercer, Sudbury, ON; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Pastor Paul Casey conducted the funeral service on Wednesday; November 1 at the Seventh Day Adventist Church and Cemetery, Bay Roberts. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. 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.

SKINNER, Gerald - Of Bay Roberts passed away peacefully at Carbonear Hospital on Sunday, October 8, Gerald Skinner, aged 80 years. Predeceased by parents: John and Ethel Skinner; grandson Jeff Mitchell; son-in-law Alister Stout; sisters: Mabel (Ron) White, Pearl (Steve) Karaki, Ruby (Sam) Driskill, (Beryl deceased in infancy), sister-in-law Rowena Skinner. Leaving to mourn wife Jean; four sons: John (Roz),Jerry (Sophie), Wayne (Rhonda), Philip (Michelle); three daughters: Pamela (Stout) Ron, Cynthia (Skinner) Edgar, Rhonda (Parsons) Derick; five grandchildren: Ryan and Aaron Parsons, Michelle, Matthew and Tamara Skinner; brother George; sister Merlie (Pat) Morrissey; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Rested at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Funeral Service was held Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 2 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Church and Cemetery, Coley's Point. Donations made to MADD Canada.
"Forever in Our Hearts"

STATTERS, Helen Julia - Born in Carbonear, Newfoundland. Helen passed away at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, Saturday, October 21, 2006 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Gordon Statters. She is survived by a nephew, Roger Lounsbury and his wife Christina of Deep River, Ontario and their children Wara and Lucas. Also survived by many cousins in the United States. Predeceased by her sisters, Jean Ash and Ruby Lounsbury and a brother, Reginald Ash. According to Helen's wishes, cremation had taken place. There was no funeral service and interment was in Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. Condolences and memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice by contacting the funeral home at 519-745- 8445 or www.erbgood.com
In living memory of Helen, a tree will be planted by the funeral home through the Trees for Learning Program.

WELLS, Mr. (Joe) Morris - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, October 28, 2006. Mr. (Joe) Morris Wells aged 61 years. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Jeanette of 38 years; two daughters: Donna (Wayne) Barrett, Bishop's Cove, NL, Kelly (Dennis) Barrett, Greenwood, NS; three grandchildren: Lucas, Chelsea Lynn and Justin; four sisters: Gloria (Ed) Evans, Botwood, NL, Linda Penton, Saskatoon, Sask., Wanda (Ralph) Hawe, Brampton, ON, June (Bob) Hawe, Brampton, ON; two brothers: Paul (Rona) Wells, Midland, ON, Robert (Christine) Wells, Spaniard's Bay; NL. Rested at Young's Funeral Home, Spaniard's Bay; Funeral service took place Wednesday; November 1, 2006 at Holy Redeemer Anglican Church, Spaniard's Bay. Flowers were accepted. Donations may be made in his memory to the family fund.

 

 

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