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The Gulf News Obituaries
February 2015

The Gulf News
is a community newspaper for Port aux Basques and vicinity.
It is published weekly on Monday.

 

ALLEN, Sylvia
1938-2015

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sylvia Allen announces her passing at the Dr. Charles L LeGrow Health Centre at the age of 76. Born in Corner Brook, she was the daughter of the late George and Annie May (Francis) Payne. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children, Archiable (Pearl), Lou (Amelia), Annie (George) Younge, Valsey (Dave) Lane, Vicky, Hubert (Tina), Debbie (Jerry), Parker (Jennifer), Draper (Stephanie), Wendy (Henry) Ashford, and Sylvia (Robert), special son in law, Shayne Gaudet, 25 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren, stepmother, Christine Payne, brothers, Gerald (Wanda) Payne, Tom Arnott, Joyce (Don) Felix; brothers and sisters in laws, Cecil (Dot) Allen, Bob (Hope) Allen, Don (Valire) Allen, Keith (Grace) Allen and Ned (Shirley) Allen, nephew, George (Susan) Dominix, and niece, Elaine (Shawn) Thorne. She was predeceased by husband, Archibald Allen and son, Douglas. A special thank you to mom’s caregiver, Stephanie Kinslow and Florence Parsons. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, PAB on Monday, 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday, 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army.Interment to take place on Thursday, February 26 at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Cemetery, TCH. Donations in Sylvia memory may be made to charity of one’s choice. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

BAILEY, Malcolm Wilson
1932-2015

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Malcolm Wilson Bailey announce his passing on Monday, February 16, 2015 at the Carmelite House, Grand Falls Windsor at the age of 82. Born in Grand Falls Windsor, he was the son of the late Thomas and Emily (Downton) Bailey. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his second wife: Florence (Ireland) Bailey, Grand Falls Windsor; children, Joan (Allan) MacArthur, Upper Ferry; Bill Bailey (Sandra Hinks) Belleville, ON; Carmel (Roland) Short, Guy (Donna) Bailey, both of Port-aux-Basques; Wayne Bailey, Linda (Dan) Pitcher, both of Guelph, ON; Christopher (Cynthia) Bailey, Fredericton, NB; Paulette Bailey (Ron Buttery) Lower Sackville, NS; Brian Bailey, Toronto, ON; and daughter in-law Carol Bailey, Guelp, ON, and eleven stepchildren; 19 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren, brothers and sister, Harvey Bailey, Robert (Joyce) and Junior (Marion) Bailey, all of Grand Falls Windsor and sister, Jean Frymark, Toronto; sister-in-law, Myrtle Bailey, Stephenville, as well a large circle of nieces and nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his first wife Marie (2004), son, Dennis Bailey, grandson, Blaine MacArthur, brother, Wilfred Bailey, sister, Eliza Pike, sister-in-law, Alma Bailey and brother-in-law, Peter Frymark. Friends may visit Faith Pentecostal Tabernacle on Wednesday 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where a funeral service will be held on Friday, February 20 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Tyrone Ball officiating followed by interment at the Pentecostal Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home,134 Main Street. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

GALE, Raymond Michael
(December 22, 1959 - February 22, 2015)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Raymond Gale announces his passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Centre on February 22 at the age of 55 years. He was predeceased by his sister Linda, baby brother John and brother-in-law Lloyd Hillier. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his parents Patrick & Pauline Gale, siblings Lena (Jim) Ryan Goulds NL, Gerry (Judy) Gale Millville NL, Marilyn MacIsaac Halifax NS, Donald (Cathy) Gale Great Codroy NL, Brian (Bonnie) Gale, Johnny (Pauline) Gale both of Doyles NL, Allie (Martina) Gale Gander NL, and Marita (Glen) Wells Massey Drive NL, companion Joan Kendell Codroy NL, and a large circle of nieces, nephews, aunts & uncles. Visitation took place on Wednesday, February 25 from 7-9 PM at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church. Funeral Mass took place on Thursday, February 26 at 10:30 AM from St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Upper Ferry with Father Lee Lainey officiating. Cremation to follow with interment to take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Care Foundation, P.O. Box 250, Port aux Basques, A0M 1C0. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

HARDY, Harriet May
(December 9, 1939 - February 11, 2015)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harriet Hardy announces her passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Centre on February 11, 2015 at the age of 75 years. Harriet was the daughter of the late Stanley & Elsie Horwood. She was also predeceased by her brothers William (Mary) Horwood and Wilson Horwood, sisters Margaret (Gerald) Hickey and Irene Coleman and brother-in-law Bill Spencer. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her common-law partner Earl Strickland of 6 wonderful years, children Ricky (Wendy) Hardy, Kathy (Craig) Savoury and Dean (Walterine) Hardy all of Rose Blanche, grandchildren Tara Hardy Hamilton Bermuda, Christopher (Jane) Savory Rose Blanche, Hannah (Jonathan) Hatcher Port aux Basques and Damien (Sherry) Hatcher Edmonton AB, great-grandchildren Taylor, Carley and Vincent, sisters Lucy (Keith) Lemoine St. John's, Selena (Albert) Enwood Rose Blanche and Daphne (Wayne) Edwards Rose Blanche, sisters-in-law Linda (George) Horwood Rose Blanche, Nina (Roy) Dominie Harbour Breton and Marilyn Spencer Harbour Breton, brother-in-law Joe Coleman Corner Brook, plus a large circle of family, friends, nephews and nieces. Visitation took place on Thursday, February 12 beginning in the evening and Friday, February 13 beginning in the morning from St. Michael's and All Angel's Anglican Church, Rose Blanche. Funeral services took place on Saturday, February 14 at 2:00 PM from St. Michael's and All Angel's Anglican Church with Rev. Jeff Petten officiating. Flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the family. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

INGRAM, Blandford
(January 12, 1933 - February 8, 2015)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Blandford Ingram announces his passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Centre on Sunday, February 8, 2015 at the age of 82 years. Blandford was the son of the late Andrew & Mary Ingram. He was also predeceased by his brother John, infant brother Charles and infant sister Pamela. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his only sister Phyllis (Simon) Scott Twillingate, sister-in-law Thelma Ingram Isle aux Morts, nieces Paula (Glenn) Mitchell Twillingate, Annette Scott Conception Bay South, nephew Stephen (Michelle) Scott Gander, grand nieces & grand nephews John Lawrence Conception Bay South, Rebecca Lawrence Conception Bay South, Andrew Mitchell Twillingate and Ethan Scott Gander, plus a large circle of neighbours, cousins and many friends. Visitation took place on Tuesday, February 10 beginning in the morning at Holy Spirit Anglican Church. Funeral services took place on Wednesday, February 11 at 2:00 PM from Holy Spirit Anglican Church, Isle aux Morts with Rev. Maryrose Colbourne officiating. Interment to follow at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle aux Morts Road. Flowers accepted or donation may be made to Holy Spirit Anglican Church. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

LOMOND, Samuel Charles
(June 28, 1950 - February 9, 2015)
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Samuel Lomond announces his passing at the Western Memorial Hospital on February 9, 2015 at the age of 64 years. He was the son of the late Stanley and Dorcas Lomond. He was also predeceased by his father-in-law Lewis Savery, baby sister Cora, sisters Shirley Osmond and Jane Lillington, brothers-in-law Harold Osmond, Thomas Carter, Ralph Osmond, and many deceased aunts and uncles. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Liz of 43 years, sons Robert (Dale) Lomond Upper Ferry and Corey Lomond Port aux Basques, two special grandchildren Blake & Devon Lomond, brothers and sisters Andrew (Debbie) Lomond, Calvin Lomond, Wilfred (Elaine) Lomond, Julia Carter, Catherine (Fred) Osmond and Susie (Jerry) Osmond all of Port aux Basques, mother-in-law Winnie Savery Port aux Basques, brothers-in-law Ed (Joanne) Savery Ellershouse NS and George Lillington St. John's, sister-in-law Elaine (Tim) Pike Port aux Basques, aunts Pearl Lomond, Mary Noseworthy and Susie Matthews of Port aux Basques, plus a large circle of friends, nieces and nephews. Visitation took place on Wednesday February 11 from 2-10 pm from East Haven Funeral Home. Funeral service took place on Thursday, February 12 at 2:00 pm from St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Bay with Rev. Stephen Maki officiating. Interment to follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital Foundation or a charity of ones choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

MacDONALD, David "Dave" Wayne
1965-2015

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Dave MacDonald announces his sudden passing on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at the Western Regional Memorial Hospital with his family by his side. Born in Halifax, NS, he was the son of Sidney and the late Dolores (Lomond) MacDonald. Dave loved the outdoors, hunting, computer games, vintage cars, trucks and long scenic drives. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, his loving wife of 22 years, Jackie (Osmond), his only son Brandon (Jade) and grandson Kole, brother Gary (Jill), sister-in-law Susan (Brian) Pope, brother-in-law Glen (Jane) Osmond, nieces and nephews, Matthew, Lisa, Kayla, Jeremy, April, Nicolas, Nathan; mother and father-in-law, Rose and Charlie Osmond; many aunts, uncles and cousins and a large circle of friends. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port-aux-Basques on Friday and Saturday from 2-4 & 7-9.p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to charity of one’s choice. Words of comfort can be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

MacISAAC, Joan Marie
(June 28, 1952 - February 6, 2015)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joan MacIsaac announces her sudden passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Centre on February 6, 2015 at the age of 62. Joan was the daughter of the late Neil and Mary MacIsaac. She was also predeceased by her twin sister Millie, brother Gerry, and sister-in-law Maria. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Kevin Gale, son Scott (Trina) Corner Brook, daughter Courtney St. John's, grandchildren Dawson and Kalan, brothers Eddie MacIsaac St. Andrew's, Francis (Linda) MacIsaac Codroy, Martin (Ita) Toronto ON, and Gordon MacIsaac Codroy Valley, plus a large circle of nieces, nephews family and friends. Visitation took place on Saturday, February 7 and Sunday, February 8 from Church of The Precious Blood, St. Andrew's. Funeral mass took place on Monday, February 9 11:00 AM at the Church of The Precious Blood officiated by Father Lee Lainey. Interment followed at Precious Blood Roman Catholic Cemetery. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to the family. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

MELBOURNE, MURLEY VANCE
Age 88, of Purcell’s Cove, died peacefully surrounded by his family in Melville Lodge on February 23, 2015. Born in Grand Bruit, NL, he was the son of the late Emmanuel and Ivy Melbourne. He was a strong, hard working man all of his life. He loved kids and animals. He was an amazing storyteller, a practical joker and told some of the best Newfoundland jokes around. He worked for the City of Halifax for many years and also spent a lot of time on the water in Purcell’s Cove hauling lobster traps and fish nets to help meet the needs of a family of five. He was an amazing Dad, always finding ways to entertain us and the neighbourhood kids, whether it be with one of his great stories of his early days in Newfoundland, magic tricks, treasure hunts or making taffy. He was a generous neighbour and friend and will be missed by many. He was predeceased by the love of his life, Lillian Melbourne; infant daughter, Wanda; beloved grandson, Brian; brothers, Les, Charlie and Claude; sisters, Mildred, Ann and Rita. He is survived by his grandchildren, David (Madelyn), Richard, Heather, Holly (Pat) and Hali (Scott); sister Shirley and brother Harold, along with grandchildren. There will be no service by request. His remains will be scattered in his beloved Grand Bruit at a later date. Donations in his memory may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or to the SPCA. We the family would like to thank the staff at Melville Lodge for their unwavering support and care of our father. They went above and beyond many times and they will forever have our gratitude.

MILES, Maggie
(August 1, 1918 - February 1, 2015)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Maggie Miles announces her passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Centre on February 1, 2015 at the age of 96 years. Maggie was the daughter of the late George & Charity Hatch. She was predeceased by her husband William Nelson Miles, brothers, sisters, son-in-law Reg Morris, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children Eileen Morris Halifax NS, Ruby (Peter) Moriarity Stephenville NL, Carolann Crewe Port aux Basques, and Ralph (Margaret) Miles Port aux Basques, 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren, good friend Marie Thomas plus a large circle of nephews and nieces. Visitation took place on Tuesday, February 3 from 7-9 pm and Wednesday, February 4 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm from East Haven Funeral Home. Funeral service took place on Thursday, February 5 at 2:00 pm from St. James Anglican Church with Rev. Clayton Billard officiating. Interment to follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to the St. James Church Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

POPE, Corwin
(March 1, 1928 - February 21, 2015)
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Corwin Pope announces his passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Centre at the age of 86 years. He was the last surviving child of the late Randell & Bertha Pope of Stone's Cove Fortune Bay, NL. He was also predeceased by his mother and father-in-law Aaron & Alice Miles, infant son Carl, brothers George, Wallace (Mildred), Leo, Gerald, Lawrence (Emma), Bernie, sisters Olive (George) Tibbo and Gladys (Clifford) Osmond, brothers-in-law Fred (Mary) Miles, and Reginald Miles, and sisters-in-law Ellen Miles and Abigail (Edgar) Price. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Mary of 62 years, children Barry (Daisy) Pope Burnt Islands, Bub (Elizabeth) Pope Pollard's Point, Sherry (Lorne) Keeping Burnt Islands, Marilyn Pope Port aux Basques, Cathy (Ted) Dale Port aux Basques, Lloyd (Gaynia) Pope Halifax NS, Cynthia Pope Marystown, and Dwayne Pope Halifax NS, grandchildren Colleen (Derek) Hatcher, Jeremy (Leeann) Pope, Vaughn Keeping, Sherry Bryan, Aimee Brown, Jamie Keeping, Darren (Daele) Keeping, Michael Gillam, Mark (Cindy) Gillam, Kyle Prinoski, Scott Prinoski, Trevor Prinoski, Connor Pope and Brayden Pope, great grandchildren Jordin Hatcher, Colby Hatcher, Chantel Keeping, Scotlin Keeping, Nate Bryan, and Eric Brown, sisters-in-law Maisie Dominaux St. John's, Olive Pope Marystown, and Hazel Pope Port aux Basques, brothers-in-law Joseph (Mary) Miles Mulgrave NS, Hubert Miles Dartmouth NS, and Lloyd Miles Mulgrave NS and sisters-in-law Dorothy (George) Harding Dartmouth NS, and Bertha (Lewis) Jamieson Mulgrave NS plus a large circle of nephews and nieces with whom he had a special relationship and many, many special friends and other relatives. Visitation took place on Sunday, February 22 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM and Monday, February 23 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM from East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Funeral services took place on Tuesday, February 24 at 2:00 PM from St. James Anglican Church with Rev. Clayton Billard officiating. Interment to follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. James Cemetery Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

 

 

Page Contributed by: Ivy F. Benoit

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Thursday December 24, 2015)

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