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CARROLL, Sister John Bernadette "Gertrude"
She is survived by brother, John, Northwest Territories. She was predeceased by brother, James; sisters, Ann McLaughlin and Eileen Carroll. The body will be in Mount Saint Vincent Motherhouse, with visitation Wednesday, October 20, from 3-8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Mount Saint Vincent Motherhouse Chapel. Burial to follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. *
COSTELLO, William John "Bill"
She is survived by daughter, Vera (Corwin) Durnford, Spryfield; granddaughters, Christine Mackenzie and Angela Bryden; great-granddaughters, Sarah and Megan Mackenzie. She was predeceased by husband, Reid Garland; brothers, Freeman and Samuel Kendall; grandson, Reid Durnford. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax. Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today with a service at 7 p.m. by the members of Topaz Rebekah Lodge No. 125, Spryfield. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield, Rev. Diana Brett-Frye officiating. A reception will follow the service in the church hall. Interment will be in Sunrise Park Interfaith Cemetery, Hatchet Lake. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield.
HARTLEY, Mary Frances
She is survived by children, Murray (Gloria), Dartmouth; Carolyn, Ottawa; Arthur (Donna), P.E.I.; Marilyn, Calgary; brothers, Bill Perrin and Reg Perrin, both of Halifax; sister, Mona Tobin, Ottawa; 17 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by husband, Thomas; son, Tommy; sisters, Annie and Kay; brothers, Larry and Jackie. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax. A memorial mass will be held 12 noon Wednesday in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, corner of Russell and Gottingen Streets. Burial to take place at a later date in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
HIBBS, John Harvey
JONES (Earle), Stella Jean
Born in St. John's, NL, she was a daughter of the late Weston and Elsie Earle. Stella was a retired Federal Government employee last working in the administration department of the Bedford Institute of Oceanography. She was a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church where she sang in the choir for more than 20 years. She was a life member of the I.O.D.E. She belonged to the Sylvanus A. Morton Chapter, Halifax, the N.S. Provincial Chapter and the National Chapter of Canada. She served many offices including Provincial President, First Vice-president, Regent, Vice-regent, Chapter Secretary and Treasurer and as ECHOS Secretary. She served on the National Executive Committee, Provincial Education Committee and the War Memorial Committee and as Chairman of the 70th Anniversary Project. Stella was a faithful worker and secretary of the Alumni Association of the Maritime Conservatory of the Performing Arts. She was the secretary of the Kings University Public Relations Association for several years and was a member of the Halifax Press Club.
She is survived by daughters, Beverley (Jim) Fawcett, Lower Sackville; Heather Jones, Newfoundland; Nancy (Scott) MacKay, Bedford; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one niece and four nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Victor E. Jones; brothers, Frank Earle and George Earle; sisters, Edith Kirby and Irene Myers. The remains are resting in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Visitation will be held 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, October 14. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, October 15, in St. Paul's Anglican Church, 1749 Argyle St., Halifax, Rev. J. Newton officiating. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Stella's family would like to express their gratitude to the wonderful staff of Maplestone Enhanced Care Facility for their extraordinary care and attention. E-mail condolences to: firstname.lastname@example.org**
KELLEGREW, Grenfell Edward James
During the Second World War, he was employed at Enamel & Heating Products Limited, Aircraft Division, Amherst. Gren was a member of Trinity St. Stephen's United Church, Amherst, where he had served as a former Sunday school teacher, Elder and member of the Men's Choir and Brotherhood. Prior to retirement in 1975, he had been building superintendent for the Amherst schools. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing and going to the camp with the boys. Gren loved children, had a great sense of humor and was known for his stories.
Surviving are daughter, Ruby (Frank) Bayer, New Glasgow; son, Robert (Doris) Kellegrew, Amherst; grandchildren, Peter (Shelly) Bayer, Charlotte Bayer (Steve Gallant), Michelle Kellegrew, Lisa Kellegrew, Angela Kellegrew; great-grandchildren, Caleidgh Bayer, Jacob Bayer, Kirsten Gallant, Dylan Gallant; sister, Olive Long, Amherst; brothers, Rhodes (Audrey), John (Pauline), Amherst. He was predeceased by his wife, Aldena Florence "Deanie" (MacManaman); daughters, Charlotte McKay, Nancy Ann in infancy; sisters, Joanna Halliday, Marie Lessard; brother, Jim Kellegrew. Cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors in Trinity St. Stephen's United Church, Amherst from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 11:30 a.m. Saturday with Rev. Susan Estabrooks officiating. Interment will be in Amherst Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to P. & K. MacDonald Funeral Home, New Glasgow and Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst. Family flowers only. Donations may be made in his memory to the Victorian Order of Nurses or any charity of choice.
LEE, Sister Mary Frederick (Elizabeth Jane)
She entered the Sisters of Charity in Halifax in 1928 and made her Religious Profession in 1931. Sister taught school in Massachusetts for a number of years and then looked after children in the boarding schools of the Academy of the Assumption, in Massachusetts and St. Brigid's, Que. She also served the Community as Submistress of Postulants. Sister retired to Mount Saint Vincent Motherhouse in 1983.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sisters, Lucy, Hannah Lee Chafe, Irene; brothers, Ambrose, George, John, and Ted. The body will be in Mount Saint Vincent Motherhouse, with visitation Sunday, October 31, from 3-8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday at 10 a.m. in Mount Saint Vincent Motherhouse Chapel. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville.
LEHR, William J. "Bill"
Bill joined the Royal Canadian Navy as a supply technician May 23 1963, and retired on August 13, 1986, with numerous postings and many good friends made in his wake. He was the recipient of both a CD-2 and Queens Jubilee Medal. Bill wanted to share his military experience and training with youth, he enrolled in the Cadet Instructors Cadre in 1991 while starting up a new Sea Cadet Corps in Port Blandford, NL. He later moved to Cornwallis and served in many positions with No. 26 Cornwallis including Commanding Officer. Bill loved watching the cadets excel in the Cadet program, particularly the Range, and Biathlon programs. Bill also served at HMCS Acadia as a Range Safety Officer, where his sense of humour, and genuine concern for youth was instilled and remembered by everyone he met.
Surviving are his wife of 17 years, Betty; daughter, Karen (Douglas Giles), Dartmouth; mother-in-law, Lucy Scott-Bonise, Halifax; stepdaughter, Crystal Major, Vancouver; grandchildren, Richard and Shawna, Vancouver; brother, Clarence (Shirley), Ontario; sister, Rowena (Bryan Goodman), Newfoundland; many nieces and nephews. Bill was predeceased by his father, Jacob Lehr (Port Blandford), and his mother, Mary (White) (Greenspond, NL). Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family at Box 269 Cornwallis, NS B0S 1H0. Arrangements are under the care of Serenity Cremation & Funeral Specialists Inc., P.O. Box 239, Port Williams, NS B0P 1T0.
TUCKER, Colin Wilson
Colin was an avid golfer and spent many enjoyable hours on the golf course with his friends. He spent 32 years at TD Canada Trust throughout the Atlantic Region. He was actively involved in community activities through the Fredericton Rotary, Junior Achievement, Chamber of Commerce, Partners for Youth, Leadership Fredericton and many other local organizations.
Leaving to mourn his sudden passing, his beloved wife and best friend, Sandra (Dymond); the pride and joy of his life, his children, Jason and Joanne. Also mourning his passing are his sisters, Diane (Randy) Pollett, Lynn (Brian) Cleary; brother, Wayne (Norma) of Newfoundland; sisters-in-law, Jean and Tory Dymond; brothers-in-law, Bud Dymond, James (Barbara) Dymond, Derek (Maureen) Dymond, Garry (Marie) Dymond, and lifelong friend, Gord (Jackie) Squires; his nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and co-workers of TD Canada Trust. He was predeceased by his parents and brother-in-law, Clay Dymond. Visitation was already held in McAdam's Select Community Funeral Home on Monday, October 18, from 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday, October 19, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in Christ Church (Parish) today at 2 p.m., Ven. John Sharpe officiating. Interment will be in Fredericton, N.B. A memorial service will be held in St. Phillips, NL, at a later date. For those who wish, memorial tributes made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or New Brunswick Heart and Stroke Foundation, would be appreciated. www.mcadamsfh.com
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** Contributed by Bill Cook
Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
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