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The Gulf News Obituaries
January 2016

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

 

ANDERSON, Lorena Mildred
(August 5, 1934 - January 16, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lorena Anderson (nee LeRiche) announces her passing on Saturday January 16 at the Health Sciences Center in St. John's at the age of 81 years. Born in Port aux Basques, Lorena was the daughter of the late John and Myrtle LeRiche. She was also predeceased by her father and mother in law John and Emmaline Anderson, her husband Charles in 2014, daughter Elaine White in 2015, brothers; John LeRiche, Don LeRiche, Wilson LeRiche, sisters; Dorothy Anderson, Elizabeth Green, sisters in law; Kathleen LeRiche, Isabelle LeRiche, Jessie Buttery. She leaves to mourn with many fond and precious memories her children; John Anderson Port aux Basques, Dorothy Anderson (Lindsay) Isle aux Morts, James Anderson (Gladys) Nova Scotia, Debbie Anderson (Mickey) Isle aux Morts, Terry Anderson (Vanda), Charlene Kettle (Dwight) all of Port aux Basques. Son in law William White McDougall's, grandchildren; Darren Scott, Logan Anderson, Bradley White, Lucas MacArthur, Matthew MacArthur and their father John MacArthur, Kaitlyn Kettle, Ethan Anderson, and Natalie Kettle, 10 great grandchildren, brother; Jim LeRiche Port aux Basques, sister Rose (Owen) Pike Conception Bay South NL, sister in law Shirley LeRiche, brothers in law; Fred Buttery, John (Geraldine) Anderson all of Port aux Basques, Corwin (Nora) Anderson McDougall's and a large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation taking place on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. Funeral services taking place on Wednesday January 20, 2 pm at St. James Anglican Church, Channel officiated by Rev. Clayton Billard and Rev. Steven Maki, interment followed at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to the Dialysis Unit at Legrow Health Center. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc, Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Always In Our Hearts

CARTER, Kevin Albert
(November 3, 1952 - January 1, 2016)

It is with heavy hearts that the family of the late Kevin Carter announces his sudden passing on Friday January 1, at the age of 63 years. Born at Port aux Basques, Kevin was the son of the late James W. and Rosanna (nee Osmond) Carter. He was also predeceased by his father in law Eric Tapp, sister in law Holly McNeil, brother in law Gerald Tapp. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of precious memories, his wife Vina (nee Tapp) of 33 years. Children; Melvin Leamon (Carolann), Ricky Leamon (Joanne) all of Port aux Basques. Grandchildren; Brandon, Nick, Amber, Holly, special niece Kim (Jamie) Graham Port aux Basques. Sisters and brothers; Carolann (Robert) Blough ON, Melvin (Delores) Carter Port aux Basques, Linda (John) Blakney, Junior (Doris) Carter all of Dartmouth NS, Gary (Laverne) Carter Burnt Islands, Joan Parsons Lunenburgh NS, Judy (Ken) Savoury Port aux Basques, Mike Carter Dartmouth NS. He will also be sadly missed by his mother in law Maude Tapp Port aux Basques, brothers in law; John (Joan) Tapp Port aux Basques, Jim (Colleen) Tapp Dartmouth NS, John McNeil Port aux Basques, sister in law Dulcie Tapp Kitchener ON and a large circle of nieces, nephews, colleagues and many friends. Kevin had a long, rewarding career in retail management. This career took him to Radio Shack in both Halifax and Sydney and in the past few years his career brought him home to Newfoundland where he was the manager of Bargain Giant and most recently the Manager of Rossy's. His passion was golfing, and he enjoyed a great game of golf especially with his brother in law and best buddy Jim Tapp. In keeping with Kevin's wishes cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place on Monday January 4, 2-4 and 7-9 PM at East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday January 5, 2 PM at St. James Anglican Church, Channel officiated by Rev. Clayton Billard. Interment will follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Donations in memory of Kevin can be forwarded to the family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

CHAISSON, Bride Selena
(December 9, 1952 - January 7, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bride Chaisson (nee O'Quinn) announces her sudden passing at her residence at the age of 63 years. Bride was the daughter of the late George & Genevieve O'Quinn. She was also predeceased by her brothers Cyril O'Quinn and Charles O'Quinn and sisters Rose Marie O'Quinn and Mary O'Quinn. She leaves to mourn with many fond and loving memories her sons Robert Chaisson Kingston ON, and Joseph Chaisson Toronto ON, brothers and sisters Eugene (Anne Marie) O'Quinn Codroy Valley, Elaine Walker Ontario, Catherine (Jim) Dalgleish Ontario, Eileen MacIsaac Codroy Valley and George O'Quinn New Brunswick, plus a large circle of nieces, nephews, and many friends. In keeping with Bride's wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of her life will take place at a later date. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Always In Our Hearts
.

FRANCIS, Lydia Jane
(September 20, 1921 - January 7, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lydia Francis (nee Heron) announces her passing on Thursday January 7, at the long term care unit of Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Center at the age of 94 years. Born in Harbour Le Cou Lydia was the daughter of the late Albert and Lovinia Heron, she was also predeceased by her husband Ernest Francis, brother Arthur Heron and sister Rita Galliott. She leaves to mourn with many precious memories her children; Ervin (Judy) Francis, Rita Francis all of Harbour Le Cou, Roma (Kevin) Kelly St. John's NL. She will forever remain in the hearts of her grandchildren; Gerald (Aishwarya) Francis Slave Lake AB, Laura Francis St. John's NL, Jason Kelly Vancouver BC, Jennifer Kelly St., John's NL and a large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation took place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at St. Michael's And All Angel's Anglican Church, Rose Blanche, from where the funeral took place on Monday January 11, 2 PM officiated by Rev. Jeffrey Petten. Interment followed at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle aux Morts Road. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Society. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Always In Our Hearts

GALE, Patrick Albert
(November 19, 1923 - January 19, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of Patrick Gale announce his passing at the Dr. Charles L. Legrow Health Centre on January 19, 2016 at the age of 92 years. He was the son of the late Patrick and Jane Gale. He was also predeceased by his wife Pauline, his daughter Linda, son Raymond, infant son John, son-in-law Lloyd and special niece Theresa, also sisters Theresa (William) Heffernan, Kathleen (Richard) Bowers, Sophie (Frank) Smith, brothers Ed Joe (Mabel) Gale, & Simon Gale. He leaves to mourn his loving children; daughters Lena (Jim Ryan), Marilyn MacIsaac, Marita (Glenn Wells), sons Gerry (Judy), Donald (Cathy), Brian (Bonnie), Johnny (Pauline), Allie (Martina), 15 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, & sister Margaret Crouse Middleton NS and a large circle of nieces and nephews. Wake service for Patrick will begin at 7:00 pm followed by visitation until 9:00 pm Friday, January 22, 2016 at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Upper Ferry. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 10:30 am with Father Lee Lainey officiating. Interment to follow at Mount St. Thomas Roman Catholic Cemetery, Great Codroy. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mount St. Thomas Roman Catholic Cemetery Fund (P.O. Box 755, Doyles, NL, A0N 1J0) or the Dr. Charles L. Legrow Health Centre (P.O. Box 250, Port aux Basques, NL, A0M 1C0). Funeral arrangements to be entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., 57 Grand Bay Road, Port Aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
God Has You In His Keeping, We Have You In Our Hearts...

HATCHER, Harry
(February 9, 1938 - January 17, 2016)
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's on Sunday, January 17, 2016, Harry Hatcher aged 77 years. Predeceased by his wife Marjorie (2005); Brother Roy (1984); Parents Henry and Elizabeth; Stepmother Myrtle. Leaving to mourn son John and daughter-in-law Gail (Gates) and his girls, Julie and Jenna. Sisters Minnie Taylor (Tom - deceased), Joan Coleman (Robin), Ann Parsons (Willie) Mary Gharzouzi (Simon-deceased); Brothers Clifford Hatcher (Racheal), Murdock Matthews (Helen). Also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, as well as, many friends and acquaintances. A special thank you to the staff of on the 5th floor of St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, and to the staff of the Health Science Centre Oncology ward. Your kindness and compassion towards Dad, will never be forgotten. We are most appreciative of the care and kindness given in the final hours; acknowledging Dr Erin Powell, Aunt Ann, Mom Julie, Sharon and Pam. Thank you to all our family and friends who brought meals and held our hands when we most needed it. Visitation took place at St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, Rose Blanche Thursday, January 21, 2016 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, January 21, 2016 at 11 a.m. officiated by Rev. Jeffrey Petten. Interment will follow at Hillside Haven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, or Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

KEEPING, Henry
(November 24, 1959 - January 3, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Henry Keeping announces his passing after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday January 3, at the age of 56 years. Born at Port aux Basques, Henry was the son of the late John and Hannah Keeping. He was also predeceased by his sister Minnie Osmond, father and mother in law Cyril and Emma Jane Keeping, brother in law Ronnie Keeping, uncle Richard Blackmore, aunts; Cecily Mauger, Martha Osmond, Linda Skeard and Eileen Battiste. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of precious memories his wife Sheila of 36 years, his children; Cyril (Jennifer) and Jody all of Port aux Basques. A proud poppy he will also be sadly missed by his grandchildren Dakota and Kyle. He will forever remain in the hearts of his brothers; Wayne Keeping and Roland (Roxanne) Keeping all of Port aux Basques. Sisters and brothers in law; Edith (Isreal) Kinslow Isle aux Morts, Max (Linda) Keeping Ontario Maxine (Roy) Spicer Rose Blanche, Gerald Keeping (Barbara Brown) Ontario, George Keeping (Debbie) Isle aux Morts, Raymond Keeping Ontario, Alice Keeping Port aux Basques and a large circle of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews from the Keeping and Blackmore families and many friends. Visitation took place on Tuesday January 5, from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques. Funeral services took place on Wednesday January 6, 2 PM at St. James Anglican Church Channel, officiated by Rev. Clayton Billard, interment followed at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Donations in Henry's memory can be made to his family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

KENDELL, Winston Frederick
(August 17, 1942 - January 15, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Winston Kendell announce his peaceful passing on Friday, Jan.15, 2016 at the Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Centre in Port aux Basques at the age of 73 years. He leaves to mourn with fond memories his sister Margaret Reynolds, New Hampshire, brother Lawrence Kendell, Woodville, aunt Bess Hann Summerside, nieces, nephews, as well as relatives & friends. He was predeceased by his parents Frank & Ada Kendell (Penney); brothers Robert & Lewis, sisters Ruth & Joyce; brothers-in- law, Henry Reid, Ray Reynolds & Neil MacArthur. Visitation will take place on Monday January 18 from 7-9 pm at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Codroy. Funeral services taking place on Tuesday January 19, 11 am at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, officiated by Rev. Steven Maki. Interment followed at Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to Holy Trinity Memorial Fund or Holy Trinity Window Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

KETTLE, Hilda
(April 10, 1927 - January 2, 2016)
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Hilda Kettle (nee Lomond) announces her passing on Saturday January 2, 2016 at Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Center at the age of 88 years. Born in Port aux Basques Hilda was the daughter of the late Emmanuel and Melinda Lomond. She was also predeceased by her husband Nathan Kettle in 1985. Grandson Stephen Kettle in 1998, brothers; Clayton Lomond, Ted Lomond, sister Eva (Charles) Kettle. She leaves to mourn with many fond and precious memories, her children; Roland (Evelyn) Kettle Port aux Basques, Jordan (Marilyn) Kettle Edmonton AB, Juanita (Lloyd) Seward Clarenville NL. She will also be fondly remembered by her grandchildren; Cecil Kettle (Annette) Oshawa ON, Jennifer Kettle St. John's NL, Melanie (Collin) Matthews Clarenville NL, Matthew Seward Clarenville NL, Lorna Kettle Edmonton AB, Julie (Chris) Clarke British Columbia. Great grandchildren; Marlene Kettle, Shantel Kettle, Caitlyn Sheppard, Lucas Matthews, Mitchell Jeans, Ryan Jeans. Brother Douglas Lomond, sister Frances (Gordon) Kettle all of Port aux Basques, sister Rachel Hollett Nova Scotia, sisters in law; Viola Roberts, Jane Kettle all of Port aux Basques and large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation will take place on Sunday from 7-9 PM and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Funeral services took place on Tuesday January 5, 11 AM at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Bay officiated by Rev. Steven Maki, interment followed at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Donations in memory of Hilda can be made to St. Paul's Anglican Church. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Always In Our Hearts

McDERMOTT, Shannon Jason
(February 9, 1994 - January 6, 2016)

It is with heavy hearts that the family of the late Shannon McDermott announces his sudden passing on Wednesday January 6, after a tragic snowmobile accident at the age of 21 years. Shannon was predeceased by his grandfathers; Kiltie McDermott and Edward Bernard. A loving son and brother, Shannon will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his loving family; his parents Betty McDermott and Alvin Bernard, his only brother Brendan (Courtney) McDermott Torbay NL, grandmothers; Josie McDermott and Elsie Bernard both of Diamond Cove. He will forever remain in the hearts of his aunts and uncles; Leah (Roland) Spicer, Rita (Clayton) Herritt all of Diamond Cove, Angela (Robbie) Clarke, Maxine (Gerry) Edwards all of Harbour Le Cou, Joanne (Perry) Savoury Diamond Cove, Wayne Bernard (Norma) Lawrencetown NS, Sherrylee Bernard (Dean) Port aux Basques and a large circle of cousins, extended family and many, many friends. Shannon was a fun loving guy with a great personality and passion for his work, he was an exceptional welder, a job that he enjoyed very much and was very much in to nice cars and sports. His true passion though was volleyball. He played and coached volleyball his entire life which brought him many hours of joy and endless friendships. Visitation will take place on Friday and Saturday at his residence in Diamond Cove. Funeral services will take place on Sunday January 10, 2 PM at St. Micheal's And All Angel's Anglican Church, Rose Blanche officiated by Rev. Jeffrey Petten. Interment followed at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle aux Morts Road. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to the family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

McISAAC, Violet Gertrude
(November 16, 1954 - January 23, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Violet (Gertie) McIsaac (nee Warren) announces her passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Center on Saturday January 23, 2016 at the age of 61 years. She was predeceased by her parents the late Walter and Olive Warren, brothers; George, Philip and Walter, sisters; Susie, Vera and Mildred, brother in law Albert Osmond, sister in law Gladys Warren. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband James McIsaac of 40 years, sons; Michael (Vanessa) of Tompkins, Mark (Angie) of Colborne ON, and Shawn (Eneyda) of Halifax NS. Grandchildren; Novalea, Jessie and Sloan, as well as brother Jim Warren of Cape Ray and a large circle of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Visitation for Gertie taking place at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, Upper Ferry on Monday January 25, 2:00 - 4:00 pm followed by a Wake Service at 7:00 pm. Mass of Christian burial will take place on Tuesday, January 26 at 10:30 am with Father Lee Lainey officiating. Interment to follow at Mount St. Thomas Roman Catholic Cemetery, Great Codroy. Donations in memory of Gertie can be made to the family, P.O Box 157 RR #1, Doyles, NL, A0N 1J0. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
God Has You in His Keeping, We Have You In Our Hearts

MULLINS, CORA MILDRED
December 11, 1932- December 21, 2015
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Cora Mildred Mullins announces her sudden passing at her daughter's home, on Monday, December 21, 2015 in Mount Uniacke, NS at the age of 83. Born in Port-aux-Basques she was the daughter of the late George and Dorcus (Matthews) LeRiche. Cora was a very special lady who was always a joy to be around and had touched many lives. She was like a mother to more than her own. She will be remembered for her sense of humour, warm personality and kindness. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children, Yvonne (Lewis), Wanda (Kam), Danny (Darlene), Adrian, Valerie (Ted), David (Sarah). Grandchildren Todd, Kimberly (William), Krystal, Ethan, Lucas. Great-grandchildren William Jr. and Gracie, sisters, Dulsie Hoskins and Daisy Hann. As well as a large circle of family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Eric Mullins, brother-in-laws, Frank Hoskins, and Doug Hann. Family and friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port-aux-Basques on Sunday, December 27 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, December 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with funeral service to be held Monday at 2:00 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church, officiated by Rev. Stephen Maki, interment to follow at St.James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. In lieu of flowers donations in Cora's memory may be made to St. James Anglican Church, PO Box 178, Port-aux-Basques, NL, A0M 1C0, (709) 695-2592. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

OSMOND, Edwin Wallace
(May 12, 1931 - January 25, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Wallace Osmond announces his peaceful passing at his residence in Burnt Islands on January 25, 2016 at the age of 84 years. Wallace was the son of the late Thomas and Mary Jane (nee Bateman) Osmond. He was also predeceased by his sister Geraldine, children Geraldine, Robbie, Richard and Roxanne, grandson Justin, father and mother-in-law Jack & Alice Wells. He leaves to mourn with many precious memories his loving wife Dordenia (nee Wells) of 60 years, Nancy (Ricky) King Burnt Islands, Rick (Alice) Osmond Grand Falls-Windsor NL, Darin (Paula) Osmond Gander NL, Derek (Liz) Osmond Edmonton AB, Tracy Osmond (Jason Todd) Fort McMurray AB, 5 grandchildren; Ricky Jr., Rebecca, Cody, Michael and Emma, 1 great grandchild Connor, sister Florence (Clyde) Ripley NS, brother Clifford (Jean) Osmond Kippens NL, brother-in-law John (Lucy) Porter North Sydney plus a large circle of nieces, nephews and many many friends. Visitation took place on Wednesday, January 27 from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, January 28 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. at St. George's Anglican Church, Burnt Islands. Funeral services took place on January 29, 2 p.m. from St. George's Anglican Church with Rev. Jeffrey Petten officiating. Interment followed at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle aux Morts Road. Flowers accepted or donations in memory of Wallace can be made to the family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., 57 Grand Bay Road, Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Forever & Always In Our Hearts"

OSMOND, Marjorie Eileen
(July 16, 1954 - January 8, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Marjorie Osmond announces her passing on Friday January 8, at the Health Sciences Center in St John's at the age of 61 years. Born at Spruce Brook, Marjorie was the daughter of the late Stanley and Lillian Osmond. She was also predeceased by infant son Kevin, brothers; Leslie, Arthur, Lloyd, Wilson, sisters; Annie, Jane, brothers in law; John Wallace, Ivan, Leo, Arthur, Maxwell, Isaac, sisters in law; Annie Rita, Winifred, Mabel, Jean. Leaving to mourn with many fond and precious memories her loving family; husband Bob Wall, a proud mother and grandmother she will remain forever in the hearts of her children Glenda (Terry) Osmond, Colin (Andrea) Osmond and her precious grandchildren; Kyle, Jack, Lilly and Nolan. She will also be sadly missed by her sisters and brothers; Margaret (Ed) Thomas Cape Ray, Gertie Tapp, Sylvia Cross both of Port aux Basques, Sandra Osmond Petite De Gras NS, Maxine (Robert) House Deer Lake NL, Derrick (Laurie) Osmond Winnipeg MB, Harrison (Loretta) Osmond Port aux Basques, Eric (Barbara) Osmond Glace Bay NS, Harold (Susan) Osmond Cape Ray. Sisters in law; Marie (Gordon) McNeil, Elizabeth Pearce, Melinda Pearce all of Cape Ray, Mildred (Earl) Green Gaultois NL and a large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation took place on Sunday evening from 8-10 pm at East Haven Funeral Home Inc, then continued on Monday at St. John The Evangelist Church in Cape Ray from where the funeral took place on Tuesday January 12, 2 pm officiated by Rev. Steven Maki, interment followed at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Marjorie can be made to her family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc, Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

PEARCE, Llewellyn "Lew"
Born In: Cape Ray, Newfoundland and Labrador
Born: August 9th, 1929
Passed in: Port-aux-Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador
Passed on: January 20th, 2016

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Llewellyn Pearce announces his passing on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 with his loving family by his side at the Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Center at the age of 86. Born in Cape Ray, he was the son of the late Emmanuel and Amelia (Short) Pearce. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his children, Arthur (Francis) Lomond, Port-aux-Basques) Roy (Laverna) Lomond, Port-aux-Basques, Judy (Neil) Rogers, Yarmouth, NS and Melvin Pearce (Dee Sexton) Port-aux-Basques, grandchildren, Shawn Lomond, Stephanie and Daniel Pearce, Sarah, Glynis and Leslie Rogers and Darcy Glavine. Brother and sisters, Frank (Doreen) Pearce, Cape Ray, Elsie (Roderick) Parsons, Phyllis Piercey, both of Port-aux-Basques, a large circle of nieces and nephews and a wide circle of friends. Lew was predeceased by his wife, Catherine Pearce, sisters, Theresa Currie, Caroline Pike, Frances Coffin, Dorcas Pearce, Catherine Pearce and Bridget Pearce, brothers, Joseph and Nelson Pearce. Visitation taking place Friday, January 22 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday from 2-4 p.m. at Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port-aux-Basques. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, January 24, 2:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Bay, officiated by Rev. Steven Maki, interment to follow at St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Center. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

RICKETTS, Wilfred
(July 31, 1937 - January 31, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Wilfred Ricketts announces his sudden passing on Sunday January 31, 2016 at Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Center at the age of 78 years. Wilfred was predeceased by his father John Dicks, grandparents; Alfred & Margaret Ricketts, sister Jean (Les) Osmond, brother Jack Ricketts, sisters Jenny Bateman, Irene Baker, sister in law Patricia Dicks, brother in law John Harvey, mother and father in law; Marie & Israel Anderson. He leaves to mourn with many fond and precuious memories his loving wife Eileen (nee Anderson) of 51 years, only son Glen Ricketts (Disa) Digby County NS and granddaughter Chanel. He will forever remain in the hearts of his mother Lucy Dicks, brothers; Gordon Dicks (Susan), Ray Dicks (Audrey), Claude Dicks (Lori), Rob Dicks (Debbie), Jim Ricketts, sisters; Cora Lawrence (George), Esther Dicks (Garland) all of Port aux Basques, Marjorie Seaward (Stan) Cape Ray, Susan Ingram (Brian) Burgeo NL, Juanita Gearin St. John's NL. He will also be fondly missed by his sisters in law; Jessie Osmond (Bert), Winnie Parsons (Henry) all of Port aux Basques, Bernice Keeping (George) Dartmouth NS, Joyce Hulin (Dorman) Isle aux Morts, Jane Anderson (Steward) Cape Ray, Sandra Harvey (Edward), Linda Harvey (Rob), Viola Bragg (Jerome) all of Port aux Basques and a large circle of nieces, nephews, and many friends. Visitiation taking place on Monday from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at East Haven Funeral Home Inc. In keeping with Wildred's wishes, cremation will follow. Funeral services taking place on Friday February 5, 2 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church, Channel officiated by Rev. Clayton Billard, interment following at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barahois Hill. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., 57 Grand Bay Road, Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

SCOTT, Caroline
1928-2016
October 29, 1928 - January 14, 2016
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Caroline Scott announces her passing on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at the Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Center with her loving family by her side at the age of 87. Born in Isle-aux-Morts, she was the daughter of the late William and Mary Louise (Edmunds) Scott. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her sister, Rosie LaBreche, large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Caroline was predeceased by sisters, Sarah Jane Walters, Judy Billard, Harriett Harvey, Susie Billard, and brother, Winter Scott. Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 16 and Sunday, January 17 at the Holy Spirit Anglican Church, Isle-aux-Morts. Funeral service will be held on Monday, January 18, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the Holy Spirit Anglican Church, officiated by Rev. MaryRose Colbourne. Interment to follow at Hillside Haven Cemetery. In memory of Caroline donations may be made graciously to the family. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port-aux-Basques. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

SHEAVES, Gladys
(September 18, 1932 - January 27, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gladys Sheaves (nee Osmond) announce her passing at the Dr. Charles L Legrow Health centre on January 27, 2016 at the age of 83 years. Gladys was the daughter of the late William and Priscella (nee Bond) Osmond. She was also predeceased by her husband Chesley in 1987, 3 infant children, brothers Howard (Martha) Osmond, George (Jane) Osmond, John (Katherine) Osmond, Charles Osmond, & Edward (Caroline) Osmond, sisters Elizabeth (Frederick) Francis, Hilda (Norman) McNeil, Mary (Joseph) Ingram and Elsie Fields. She leaves to mourn with many fond and loving memories her son Perry Sheaves Port aux Basques, daughter Angela Sheaves (Matthew Ralph) Dartmouth NS, sister-in-law Florence Osmond plus a large circle of nieces, nephews, and many friends especially her caregiver Cindy Francis who went above and beyond for mom and our family. Visitation took place on Friday, January 29 from 7-9 p.m. at East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Funeral services took place on Saturday, January 30, 2 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church, Channel with Rev. Clayton Billard officiating. Interment to follow at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., 57 Grand Bay Road, Port aux Basques. 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Always In Our Hearts."

SWEET, John Kenneth (Jack)
(January 22, 1954 - January 11, 2016)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jack Sweet announces his sudden passing at his residence in McDougall's on Monday January 11, 2016 at the age of 61 years. Jack was predeceased by his father Kenneth Sweet, step father Clyde Buttery and father in law Harvey Parsons. Leaving to mourn with many precious memories his loving wife Brenda (nee Parsons) of 41 years. A proud father, grandfather and great grandfather Jack will forever remain in the hearts of his children Wendy (Jay) Gillam Port aux Basques, Anthony Sweet (Linda) Lloydminister Sask. Grandchildren; Jacqueline (Richard), Matthew, Austin, Emma, Alaina, Ty, and great grandson Alexander. Jack will also be sadly missed by his mother Winifred Buttery Port aux Basques. Brothers and sisters; Matthew (Bernice) Sweet Margaree, David (Katherine) Sweet Bishop's Falls NL, Robin (John) Doyle Port aux Basques, Tammy (Tom) Chambers Blue Cove NL. Jack will be also be fondly remembered by his mother in law Susie Parsons Port aux Basques, brothers and sisters in law; Brian (Tracy) Parsons Port aux Basques, Bob (Melita) Parsons Lower Sackville NS, Harriet (Bob) Bragg Port aux Basques, Delores (Ralph) Drake Belloram NL, Annie (Jerry) Cape Ele NB, Jason (Tracy) Parsons St. John's NL and a large circle of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many wonderful friends. Visitation will take place on Thursday from 7-9 pm and on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at East Haven Funeral Home Inc. Funeral services took place on Saturday January 16, 2 pm at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Bay, officiated by Rev. Steven Maki, interment followed at St. James Anglican Cemetery, Barachois Hill. Flowers graciously accepted or donations in Jack's memory can be made to his family. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Always In Our Hearts

WALL, HILDA MAUDE
May 25, 1944 - January 7, 2016

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Hilda Wall announces her passing at the Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Centre at the age of 71. Born in Corner Brook, she was the daughter of the late Emmanuel and Hazel (Francis) Figary. Hilda was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughters, Florence (Ed) Wall, Toronto, ON and Betty (Rolland) Wall, grandchildren, Curtis (Karen) LeRiche, Cordelia LeRiche (Dana Allen) , Megan LeRiche (Josh Bateman), Alysha Sosnowski-Wall, Emily Sosnowski-Wall, Braden Sosnowski-Wall and Lily Sosnowski-Wall, great grandchildren, Madison, Denzel, Dezmond, Jonah, Bentley, Dallas, Joel and Jacob, wide circle of family and friends. She was predeceased, by her husband, Wallace Wall, sister and brother-in-law, Florence (George) Wall. Family and friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port-aux-Basques on Friday, January 8 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 9 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, January 10 at 2:00 p.m. 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 family. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.fillatre.ca

WALTERS, Beulah
(November 22, 1932 - January 18, 2016)
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Beulah Walters (nee Baggs) announces her peaceful passing surrounded by her loving family on Monday January 18, at Dr. Charles L Legrow Health Center at the age of 83 years. Born in Isle aux Morts, Beulah was the daughter of the late George and Matilda Baggs. She was also predeceased by her Husband John William Walters, infant children Robert and Linda, granddaughter Nadia, sisters; Ellen Baggs, Jacqueline Baggs, June Baggs, brother in law Nathan Foote, sister in law Grace Baggs. She leaves to mourn with many fond and precious memories her children; Wayne (Alfreda) Walters Fort MacMurray AB, George (Marilyn) Walters Isle aux Morts, Eric Walters Thorold ON, Augusta Anderson Thompson MB, Pauline (Edward) Ryan Isle aux Morts, Wilson (Helena) Walters Thorold ON, Ellen (Gary) Harvey Isle aux Morts, Kenneth Roy (Karen) Walters St. John's NL, Donovan (Carol) Walters Thorold ON, Lisa (Robert) Bird Thorold ON, 16 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, sister Augusta Foote St. Catherine's ON, brothers; George (Marie) Baggs Mississauga ON, Launce (Dinah) Bagg Kippens NL, Roy (Rosalie) Bagg Isle aux Morts, Henry Baggs Burnt Islands and a large circle of nieces, nephews and many, many friends. Visitation taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday at Holy Spirit Anglican Church in Isle aux Morts. Funeral services will take place on Thursday January 21, 2 p.m. at Holy Spirit Anglican Church, officiated by Rev. Maryrose Colbourne, interment followed at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle aux Morts Road. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were in the care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc., Port aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
Forever In Our Hearts

 

 

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