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Newfoundland Obit Announcements
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Halifax Herald
February 2006

 

ADAMS, Elizabeth
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 8, 2006
ADAMS, Elizabeth
- 93, Maplestone Enhanced Care, Halifax, passed away February 7, 2006, in Maplestone. Born April 10, 1912, in Port aux Basque, NL, she was a daughter of the late George and Mary (Coffin) Blackmore.

Elizabeth is survived by sons, Donald (Joanne), Wayne (Shirley); daughter, Sharon (Peter) O'Hearn, all of Lower Sackville; sister, Marion Mason, Pembroke, Ont.; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Roy C. Adams; five brothers and three sisters. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. today in T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, 527 Sackville Dr., where the funeral will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, February 9. Burial in St. John's Cemetery, Halifax. Donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of choice.


ALLISON, Ruby Jane
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 6, 2006
ALLISON, Ruby Jane
- 81, Dartmouth, passed away peacefully Saturday, February 4, 2006, in Dartmouth General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born March 21, 1924, in Adam's Cove, NL, she was a daughter of the late Bertram and Ethel (Janes) Evans. Ruby worked with the Department of Community Services in the accounting department for 20 years. She was a long-standing member of Port Wallis United Church where she had been a member of the UCW. She enjoyed knitting, baking and gardening, but most of all, valued time with her family.

Ruby is survived by children, Gerald (Velma), Sherbrooke; Beverley Allison, Barry (Heather), Jeffrey, Kim (Leslie) Cattral, all of Dartmouth; grandchildren, Cindy, Todd, Christopher, Drew, Lauranna, Karri, Jason, Courtney, Allison, Matthew; great-grandsons, Luke, Ty, Alexi; sisters, Jean Sparkes, St. John's, NL; Mavis Sturgeon, Fredericton; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Harris; brother, Frank Evans. Arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. By Ruby's request, there will be a private graveside service and interment in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. If so desired, a donation in Ruby's memory to Parkinson Foundation of Canada, Maritime Region, 5475 Spring Garden Rd., Suite 407, Cornwallis House, Halifax, NS B3J 3T2, or The Arthritis Society, S13-6960 Mumford Rd., Halifax, NS B3L 9Z9, would be appreciated. On-line condolences available through: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


BIRD (Kane), Jean Elizabeth
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 24, 2006
BIRD (Kane), Jean Elizabeth
- Born September 10, 1914, in Garnish, N.L., passed away February 18, 2006, in Oakwood Terrace, Dartmouth. She was a daughter of the late Sarah (Grandy) and Tom Banfield. She is survived by her children, Donald Kane, Dartmouth; James (Diana) Kane, Kingston; John (Audrey) Kane, Dartmouth; Michael (Pearl) Kane, Dartmouth; Sheila LeBlanc, Dartmouth; Jean (Thomas) Hoskin, Dartmouth; Virginia (John) Levandier, Moncton, N.B.; Stewart (Shirley) Kane, Waverley; Mary (Jim) Moir, Dartmouth; Connie (Vince) Landry; 23 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren; sisters, Adelaide (Garfield) Skinner, Halifax; Ethel (Randell) Saunders, Halifax; Effie Anstey, Ontario; brothers, Samuel (Grace) Banfield, Ontario; Tom (Shirley) Banfield, Newfoundland. She was predeceased by her first husband, James F. "Frank" Kane; second husband, Carl H. Bird; brothers, Cecil (Dartmouth) and Stanley (Newfoundland). Visitation was held Monday, February 20, in A.L. Matattall Funeral Home, where funeral was held 2 p.m. Tuesday, February 21, Rev. Arthur Snow officiated, with reception following. Burial in Mount Hermon Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Oakwood Terrace Nursing Home, Dartmouth, or Canadian Cancer Society. On-line condolences to: almattatallfh@alderwoods.com


CAMP, William Evans Sr. "Bill"
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 10, 2006
CAMP, William Evans Sr. "Bill"
- 78, Stewiacke. Bill passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on February 8, 2006. Born in Grand Bank, NL, on May 14, 1927, Bill was the youngest son of Harry and Vida Camp. He was predeceased by brother, Ralph; sisters, Dorothy (Tom) Laskey, Meta (Ernest) Sheppard, Newfoundland. He was also predeceased by his daughter, Elizabeth "Betty" Smith (Gary), Terence Bay. Surviving are his loving wife and partner of 55 years, Pauline; children, Billy Camp Jr. (Wendy), Whites Lake; Beverley Roy (James), Canning; Barry Camp (Christine), New Glasgow. He was a proud grandfather to Tabitha Wagg (Roger), Newfoundland; Amanda Smith (David), Terence Bay; Jessica and Laura Roy, Canning; LoriAnne and Victoria Camp, Whites Lake; Kevin and Ryan Camp, New Glasgow, and a very proud great-grandfather to Alyssa, Kayla and Brayden. He is also survived by sister, Mary (Wilson) Foote, Ottawa. His family was the pride of his successful life!

Our dad loved the sea! He worked as a merchant marine in the early years and spent 38 years on the Coast Guard ships, 18 of those years as a Seamanship Instructor at the Coast Guard College in Point Edward. He was loved by us all. Our family wishes to express our deepest thanks to our extended family and friends for ongoing support. To the many caregivers whom we have met in our time of need, we also thank you. He will be greatly missed by his extended family and his many friends. Visitation will be 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today, with funeral service at 11 a.m. Saturday, both in St. Andrew's United Church, 48 Main St., Stewiacke, Rev. David LeBlanc officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit. E-mail condolences to jbroy@xcountry.tv


CLARKE, Raymond Ralph
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 8, 2006
CLARKE, Raymond Ralph
- 48, Dartmouth, passed away December 18, 2005, at home. Born in Lewisport, NL, he was a son of Shirley and the late Raymond Clarke. He was an employee of the Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Army since 1976, retiring in 2000. He was an avid motorcycle rider. Surviving are his wife, Susan; daughters, Therian, Chermaine; sister, Juanita; brothers, Murray and Hayward. He was predeceased by his brother, Eugene. A memorial service 2 p.m. Friday, February 10, in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Portland Street, Dartmouth. Donations may be made to Brain Injury Association of Nova Scotia. E-mails to: almattatallfh@alderwoods.com


COLLINGS (Ashford), Mary Florence
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 23, 2006
COLLINGS (Ashford), Mary Florence
- Saulnierville Station, died peacefully Wednesday, February 22, 2006, in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Georgina "Lena" Ashford (Harbour Britain, N.L.). She is survived by husband, George "Sonny"; son, David; daughter, Delores "Dodi" (Larry Hatfield). She was the loving grandmother of Amie, David, Travis and Ashley. She is also survived by brother, Jack (Barbara), Dartmouth; sister, Helen-Marie (Eugene) Barnes, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; nephew, Stephen; nieces, Joanne and Sonet. She was predeceased by brother, Arthur. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, February 25, in Sacred Heart Church, Saulnierville. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or SPCA.


CORBETT, Ann
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 15, 2006
CORBETT, Ann
- Passed away peacefully on February 12, 2006, in QEII Health Sciences Centre in her 94th year. Born in Bonavista, NL, she lived at home with her son, Rene. She was predeceased by her husband, Edward, and son, Edward Jr. She leaves behind daughter, Jean and Eric Martin, Westlock, Alta.; son, Maurice, St. John's, NL, and daughter, Sandra and Jerry, Mount Pearl, NL, as well as 16 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren; nephew, Bob, Louise and family in Newfoundland. Ann had numerous friends who loved her dearly. A memorial service celebrating her life will be held in St. Patrick's Church, Brunswick Street, Halifax, at 10 a.m. Thursday, February 16. Ann was very active in her clubs and the Order of St. Francis, and wished to convey her love to all her many friends as well as to the doctors, nurses and EMS. She also wished to thank her many friends in the clergy for their spiritual care. No flowers at Ann's request. Donations may be made to Spencer House and Ward 5. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Cruikshank's Halifax Funeral Home.


COVEY, Nina Cora
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 6, 2006
COVEY, Nina Cora
- 82, Bedford, passed away peacefully at home on February 4, 2006. Born in Milltown, Bay d'Espoir, NL, she was a daughter of the late George and Mary (Kendall) Roberts. She is survived by sisters, Nellie, Burnt Island, N.L.; Janet, Milltown, NL; sons, Lester "Lee", Bedford; David (Mary), Dartmouth; Miles (Kathy) Westphal; Michael, Dartmouth; daughter, Donna Gillis (Allan), Bedford; grandchildren, Matthew, Christopher, Jennifer, Jessica, and Emily. She was predeceased by her husband of 53 years, Lester Covey; sisters, Ethel, Dorothy, Chelsey; brother, Joshua. Her life was dedicated to the care of her family and her pets, and her home was the central point around which their lives revolved. She will be missed by all who knew her; most of whom have her knitted and crocheted items as daily reminders of her love and care. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. today in T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, 1216 Bedford Highway, Bedford. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday in All Saints Church, Bedford. Interment to take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia would be appreciated.


DROVER, Robert Stewart "Bob"
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 28, 2006
DROVER, Robert Stewart "Bob"
- Passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 25, 2006, in G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, N.L. He was predeceased by his parents, Albert and Kate; son, Scottie; sisters, Joyce and Grace (Frank) Nugent, and infant brother, Marmaduke. Left to mourn are his loving wife and best friend, Glenda; daughter, Roberta "Bobbi" and Perry Ashley; son, Derek and Shanna; daughter-in-law, Sandra; sister, Amelie "Millie" and Bill Edwards, Amy and Bill Graves; brother, Rennie and Jean; brother-in-law, Frank Coles; sister-in-law, Sheila and Dan Touhey, New York; brothers-in-law, Ken (Jean) Edwards, Nova Scotia, and Robert "Bob" and Clara Edwards, New Brunswick; special grandchildren, Benjamin (Kelly) and Julie (Paul), and Pappy's Little Man, Dylan; also many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; special friends, Rosalyn, Ed, Joshua and Heather Blackwood. Bob retired from the Canadian Armed Forces after 25 years serving his country overseas in Cyprus, Egypt and Germany, as several Canadian provinces. He was a proud member of the Royal Canadian Legion and the Masonic Lodge. Remains will be resting in St. Andrew's Church, Sunnyside, Torbay, N.L., where the funeral will take place on Wednesday, March 1, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in his memory to St. Andrew's Anglican Church, Sunnyside, Torbay, N.L., or Discovery Health Foundation, Clarenville, N.L.
"You can cry, close your mind, be empty, and turn your back or you can do what he'd want; Smile, open your eyes, Love and go on."


GOODNOUGH, Melvyn Gordon
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 6, 2006
GOODNOUGH, Melvyn Gordon
- 68, New Minas, passed away Monday, February 6, 2006, in Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Curling, Corner Brook, NL, he was the son of the late Bartlett and Ada (Davis) Goodnough.

He spent his early years in Curling, Bay of Islands, NL, where he had been active in the fishing industry and with Newfoundland Light and Power. He later joined the Iron Workers Union, Local 764, and was employed in this trade for many years, retiring to the Annapolis Valley in 1992. He enjoyed watching boxing, shoveling snow, carpentry and spending time with his family, especially his grandson.

He is survived by his wife, the former Eileen Payne; daughter, Karen Goodnough (John Oates), St. John's, NL; son, Bartlett "Bart" (Suzanne) Goodnough, North Alton; grandson, Conrad Warr, St. John's, NL. There will be no visitation by family request. A funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 9, in White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, Pastor Bruce Patstone officiating. Burial will take place in Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Kings Co. Donations in memory may be made to the Canadian Red Cross or Annapolis Valley Victorian Order of Nurses. The family wish to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of the Medical Unit of Valley Regional Hospital for their care and support. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to White Family Funeral Home, Kentville.


HYNES, Douglas LeRoy
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 8, 2006
HYNES, Douglas LeRoy
- 87, Deep Brook, passed away in Northills Nursing Home, Granville Ferry, on Monday, February 6, 2006. Born September 14, 1918, in Newton, Mass., he was a son of Sadie (Sulis) Hynes of Deep Brook and Clifton L. Hynes of St. John's, NL.

Doug spent much of his youth in Bear River at the River View Lodge, owned by his aunt and uncle, Josephine and Bern Clarke, and in Deep Brook at the Sulis Family home. Doug served in the United States Army from November 1942 until December 1945, as a supply officer. During that time, he married Gladys L. Davies of Utica, N.Y., who passed away here in Deep Brook on January 3, 2001. For many years Doug was employed in the Men's Clothing Industry at Mandell's in Newtonville, Mass., and Anderson Little in Natick, Mass.

Doug is survived by his son, Richard and his wife Judy, Franklin, Mass.; daughter, Pamela Pistocco, Blackstone, Mass. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Richard L. Hynes Jr., New Bedford, Mass.; Susan E. Deignan, Apache Junction, Ariz.; Karen M. Coughlin, Alexandria, N.H.; Melissa Pistocco, Blackstone, Mass.; as well as great-grandsons, Sean and Matthew Heagney, and Ryan and Jack Coughlin. He is also survived here by his dearly loved Nova Scotia Family, Linda and Wayne, Isles of Clementsport, and Rita and Arden Thimot, Deep Brook, who brought much love into his life in his latter years.

Doug was very active in St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Deep Brook. For many years he served on Parish Council and was a member of the Parish Choir. In addition, Doug was a member of the American Legion for many years and was a founding member of the Geneva New York Rotary Club.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Kaulbach Family Funeral Home, Annapolis Royal. Cremation has taken place and funeral service will be held later in the spring in St. Edward's Anglican Church, Clementsport. Burial will be in Old St. Edward's Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Doug's memory to Old St. Edward's Church Cemetery Fund, Clementsport. A wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. A quiet man of deep faith and conviction. Doug will be in our hearts always. E-mail condolences may be sent to: KAULBACHFH@ns.aliantzinc.ca


LIDSTONE, Bertram "Bert"
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 21, 2006
LIDSTONE, Bertram "Bert"
- 94, Dartmouth, formerly of Botwood, N.L., passed away peacefully Monday, February 20, 2006, in Dartmouth General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born July 15, 1911, in Botwood, N.L., he was a son of the late Nathanial and Amelia (Oxford) Lidstone. Bert was a lifelong member of Trinity United Church, Botwood, N.L., where he sang in the choir and was a member of the Board of Session and Men's Club.

Bert is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, the former Mildred Edison; children, Gloria (Blair) Coady, Calgary, Alta.; Gerald (Doris), Lethbridge, Alta.; Betty (David) Brown, Dartmouth; Dennis (Verna), Calgary, Alta.; Deanne (Ross) Haddlington, Chestermere, Alta.; Kathy (Dennis) Dean, Dartmouth; Glenn (Elaine), Airdrie, Alta.; Gail (John) Devito, London, Ont.; 18 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by daughter, Vera (1995); sisters, Helen "Gaye" Jewer, Delsey Lidstone, Jane in infancy; brothers, Chesley, Ronald in infancy. Arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, where Bert's family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today, and where the funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, Mrs. Dianne Hill officiating. Reception to follow in Atlantic Funeral Home Family Reception Centre. Mr. Lidstone will then be transferred to Botwood Funeral Home for visitation 7-9 p.m. Thursday and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in Trinity United Church, Botwood, N.L., Rev. Linda Burt officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. Family flowers only. If so desired, a donation in Bert's memory to Woodlawn United Church (Accessibility Fund), 54 Woodlawn Rd., Dartmouth NS B2W 2S1, or Trinity United Church (Memorial Fund), Church Road, Botwood, NL A0H 1E0, would be appreciated. On-line condolences are available through: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


MacINNIS, Kathleen Ena
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 6, 2006
MacINNIS, Kathleen Ena
- 81, Halifax, passed away peacefully February 5, 2006, in Northwood Manor. Born in Grand Falls, NL, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Ethel (Lush) Saunders. Kathleen worked for many years with Maritime Paper. She was very involved with the Halifax Association for the Deaf and was an active participant in the Deaf Church. Kathleen had a very strong faith and attended church on a regular basis.

She is survived by her son, John Robert (Patricia) MacInnis, Barrie, Ont.; daughter, Rosemarie Lynn (Paul) Clayfield, Wedgeport; brother, Howard (Phyllis) Saunders, Newfoundland; sisters, Phyllis (George) Eastman, Lower Sackville; Ethel (Bruce) Fogwell, Newfoundland; Betty (Valmont) Dionne, Halifax; grandchildren, Melissa, Lesley, Matthew, Stuart Clayfield, all of Halifax; Erin and Ashley MacInnis, Barrie, Ont. She was predeceased by her husband, John MacInnis; sister, Elsie Vokey; brother, Albert Saunders. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax, where visitation will take place 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, with funeral service 11 a.m. Thursday, Rev. Jim Anderson officiating. Reception to follow in Atlantic Funeral Home and interment in Oakridge Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to H.A.D. or the Deaf Ministry. On-line condolences may be made to: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


MESSERVEY (Hill), Beatrice Maude
The Chronicle Herald, February 28, 2006
MESSERVEY (Hill), Beatrice Maude
- 83, Dartmouth, loving wife of the late Johnny Messervey, passed away February 27, 2006, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax. Born in Hermitage, N.L., she was a daughter of the late Martha and Ernest Hill.

She was courageous in her long-time battle with arthritis. Beatrice was a member of L.O.B.A., Eastern Star, and a Lioness. She was also a long-time member of Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield.

She will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by daughters, Betty (Myron) Lane, Portuguese Cove; Shirley (Hubert) Dominix, Cole Harbour; her son, Ernie (Marlene Landry), Cole Harbour; her sisters, Annie Gaulton and Ursula Willmott, both of Halifax; brother, Kent (Marty) Hill, Hermitage, N.L. She is also survived by grandchildren, Dwayne, Sean, Craig, Kevin, Jonathon, and Chad; great-grandchildren, Michaela, Seth and Caleb, as well as long-time friend, Annie Chinn. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Johnny; her parents; two sisters and six brothers. Resting in J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd., 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax (477-5601), where visitation will be held today from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 2, at 11 a.m. in Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield, with Rev. Dianna Brett-Frye as officiating clergy. Interment will take place in Fairview Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to The Arthritis Society. The family wishes to extend a special thanks to the nurses and doctors on 8.1 of QEII Health Sciences Centre for their care and compassion.


MYLES, Georgina Loretta
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 18, 2009
MYLES, Georgina Loretta
- 83, 5th Floor Northwood Centre, passed away peacefully on February 16, 2006, in the centre. Born in Garnish, NL, she as a daughter of the late George and Annie (Frances) Grandy. She is survived by her daughter, Wendy (Forrest); son-in-law, David; granddaughters, Jennifer and Amanda; sister, Eleanor Rhymes, Northwood; brothers, Clyde (Edie), Halifax; Melvin (Lena), Garnish, NL; Samuel (Elaine), East Dover; sisters-in-law, Susie Grandy, Garnish, NL; Janet Moulton, Winterland, NL; Helen Mayo, Dartmouth. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Edwin Lewis, and brother, Harold (Garnish, NL). Visitation will be held Monday from 7-9 p.m. in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, Windsor Street, Halifax, where funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m., Rev. James Purchase officiating. Reception to follow. Burial will follow in St. John's Cemetery, Halifax. Family flowers only. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or St. George's Anglican Church. Many thanks to the nurses and careworkers on 5C at Northwood for their professional and compassionate care to my mom. E-mail: condolences to: snowfh@alderwoods.com


PENNEY, Edward "Carson"
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, Tuesday, February 28, 2006
PENNEY, Edward "Carson"
April 28, 1915 - February 24, 2006
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It is with great sadness that the family of Carson Penney announce his peaceful passing in the Birches, Musquodoboit Harbour, after a lengthy illness. Carson is survived by his loving daughter, Sally Ann (Penney) Connolly (Larry), Head Jeddore, who had cared for him for the past five years; son, John (Roseanne), Chicago, Ill.; their mother and first wife, Olive Curran Cooke of the Birches; brother, Steve Penney (Ena), St. John's, N.L.; grandchildren, David, Dartmouth; Jay, Jeffrey, Christopher, their mother, Virginia, all of Montreal; several nieces and nephews in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and the United States, who he dearly loved; and very special friends, John and Mary Quigley, Brockville, Ont. Carson was predeceased by second wife, Magda (1980); brother, Guy; sisters, Ollie and Grace; grandson, Trevor Connolly (August 1999).

Carson was born in Carbonnear, N.L., to Jim and Annie Penney. Having spent his early childhood in Cornerbrook, N.L., he later moved to Halifax, where he met and married his first wife, Olive Curran. He began his career with the Foundation Co. Ltd. where he worked as an office manager for 25 years, then moving to Montreal to work as comptroller for the Tower Co. and Arctic Resources, retiring at the age of 71. Carson developed an early appreciation for good books, music and fine art and he loved reciting poetry. He loved to travel, play bridge and a good game of tennis or badminton. Dad, you were truly a wise man and will be deeply missed by your daughter. You are now in the hands of the Lord and free from all your pain, which you fought daily. Goodnight and good-bye, sweet prince. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Dartmouth Funeral Home with a private family burial at a later date, alongside his grandson. Donations may be made directly to the Birches Nursing Home, RR 2, Musquodoboit Harbour, Halifax Co., NS B0J 2L0, (902-889-3474, Monday-Friday 8-4 p.m.) or Twin Oaks Hospital, Musquodoboit Harbour (902-889-2200).


SCOTT, Leslie John, MWO (Ret'd.)
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 20, 2006
SCOTT, Leslie John, MWO (Ret'd.)
- 67, Waterville, Kings Co., passed away Saturday, February 18, 2006, at home. Born in Grand Falls, N.L., on January 22, 1939, he was a son of the late Leslie and Edith Blanche (Green) Scott. He was retired from the Royal Canadian Air Force, serving for 30 years and having achieved the rank of Master Warrant Officer. He was then employed with the Department of National Defence for seven years as a civilian. He enjoyed woodworking, crafts, and especially looked forward to the Christmas season.

He leaves to mourn, his loving wife and best friend of 46 years, Sadie (Pride); children, Deborah (Brian) Holmes, Kingston, Ontario; Montgomery "Monty" (Lynn), Calgary, Alta.; David (Patti), Guelph, Ont.; Thomas, Tuxtla, Mexico; Tina Scott, Cold Lake, Alta.; grandchildren, Christopher, Wesley, Sarah, Sheri, Jared, Ashley, Chelsea, Samantha, and Nicole; stepgrandchildren, Ashley and Dennis; great-grandchildren, Timothy, Haleigh, Abigale, and Dyllan; step great-grandchildren, Sonia, Miranda, Isaiah, Brandon, and Corrina; sister, Joyce (Bob) Coffill, Canning; brother, Thomas (Bertha) Scott, Rothesay, N.B.; sisters-in-law, Nellie Cormier, Ontario; Barbara (Laurie) Roberts, Moose River; June Oldford, Grand Falls; brothers-in-law, Harry (Christine) Pride, Upper Gullies, N.L.; Warren (Kathe) Pride, Parksville, B.C.; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by infant son, Donald Gordon; mother and father-in-law, Eric and Lillian Pride; brother, Bill and his wife Shirley Scott; brothers-in-law, Bill Oldford and Gordon Pride; nephew, Jason Pride. There will be no visitation by family request. A funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, February 23, in White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, Rev. Randy Crozier officiating. Family flowers only, by request. Donations in memory to the Annapolis Valley Victorian Order of Nurses would be greatly appreciated.Our most heartfelt thanks to Dr. Lori Burgess, Dr. Catherine McNally, Dr. Sanson, Rev. Randy Crozier, our Annapolis Valley angels - the VON nurses and so many thoughtful friends. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to White Family Funeral Home, Kentville.

When I come to the end of the road, and the sun has set for me. I want no rites in a gloom filled room, why cry for a soul set free. Miss me a little - but not too long, and not with your head bowed low. Remember the love that we once shared, miss me - but let me go. For this is a journey that we all must take, and each must go alone. It's all a part of the Master's plan, a step on the road to home. When you are lonely and sick at heart, go to the friends we know. And bury your sorrows in doing good deeds, miss me - but let me go.


SHEA (Slaney), Annie Margaret
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 14, 2006
SHEA (Slaney), Annie Margaret
- Passed away February 12, 2006, in the Palliative Care Unit, VG Site, QEII. Born in St. Lawrence, NL, she was the eldest child of the late Phillip and Pearl Slaney. She was predeceased by one daughter, three sons, two sisters and one brother. She is survived by daughters, Madeline, Geraldine (Siegel); sister, Bride McGrath (Donald); brother, Michael (Theresa); grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Annie was dearly loved and will be greatly missed. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, February 15, in Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax. Reception to follow in the funeral home reception centre. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit, 7A, VG Site, QEII. On-line condolences are available through: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com


TILLEY, Charlene C.
The Chronicle Herald, February 28, 2006
TILLEY, Charlene C. - 1928-2006
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It is with great sadness and love that the family of the late Charlene Campbell Tilley announce her passing at Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre on Thursday, February 23, 2006, at the age of 77 years. Born in Pictou, Charlene was a daughter of the late Anna and James Elliott. Charlene leaves to mourn her loving family, husband of 53 years, Calvin; children, Jo-Anne (Melvin) Bragg, Prince George, B.C.; Calvin Jr., Port Aux Basques, N.L.; Jennifer Griffin, Prince George, B.C.; Alastair (Diane), Bedford; Kate (Merrill) Piercey, Oshawa, Ont.; Peter (Michele), St. Phillips, N.L.; grandchildren, Kristan and Heidi Bragg, Prince George, B.C.; Sarah (Dan) Hamhuis, Nashville, Tenn.; Lindsey Griffin, Calgary, Alta.; Beth Hawco and Jack Tilley, Bedford; Danika Piercey, Oshawa, Ont.; and Bella Tilley, St. Phillips, N.L.; also sister, Beverley Elliott, and brother, Sandy Elliott, Pictou; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Ellen Tilley (Calvin Legge), Robinsons, N.L.; Yvonne (Al) Crayden, Halifax; Lloyd (Ann), Halifax; Lorne (Marge), Corner Brook, N.L.; Renee Parsons, Corner Brook, N.L.; Carol (Ed) Penny, Stephenville, N.L.; Sandra (Mel) Endersby, Yatton, England; Hazel Tilley, Mount Pearl, N.L.; and a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Charlene was predeceased by her parents, grandson, Jonathan Bragg; sister, Katherine; brothers, Robert, William, and brothers-in-law, Buster Tilley and Allan Parsons. Visitation was held in East Haven Funeral Home on Sunday, February 26, from 2-9 p.m. A memorial service to celebrate her life was held on Monday, February 27, at 2 p.m. in St. James Anglican Church, officiated by Rev. Canon Hugh Fudge. Interment of ashes will be held at the family plot in Salt Springs at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada, Maritime Region, or a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements in the care of East Haven Funeral Home, Port Aux Basques, N.L. (709-695-2300).


WALSH, Paul Joseph
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, February 14, 2006
WALSH, Paul Joseph
- 43, Hagersville, Ont., died on Margarita Island, Venezuela, on Saturday, January 28, 2006, as a result of a drowning accident while on vacation. Born in St. John's, NL, he was a son of Raymond Patrick Walsh and Evelyn R. (Williams) Walsh of Brigus, NL. He was a linesman and valued employee of Haldimand County Hydro in Ontario. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus.

He is survived by his wife, Heather Ellen (d'Entremont); brothers, John (Madonna), Whitby, Ont.; Glen (Grace), Scarborough, Ont.; Robert (Sharon), Brigus, N.L., and Greg (Joanne), Fort McMurray, Alta.; sisters, Caren (Robert) Settle, Dartmouth; Kim (Rodney) Flight, Mount Pearl, N.L., and Joanne (Todd) Lane, Scarborough, Ont.; father and mother-in-law, Felton and Noreen d'Entremont, Pubnico; brothers-in-law, Ralph (Mona), Pubnico; Guy (Darlene), Yarmouth, and Patrick (Bernadette), Belleville; also many nieces and nephews. Paul was a Big Brother to Daniel. Visitation will take place on Friday, February 17, from 4-9 p.m. and also on Saturday, February 18, from 9-9:30 a.m. in West Pubnico Funeral Home, Middle West Pubnico. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 18, in Saint Peter's Roman Catholic Church in Middle West Pubnico. Memorial donations may be made to Big Brothers-Big Sisters. Funeral arrangements under the direction of West Pubnico Funeral Home in Middle West Pubnico, telephone 902-762-3407.

Paul will always be remembered by his smile and his sense of humor. He always had time to sit and chat with everyone that he met. Everyone felt like they had a friend in Paul. He was a dedicated husband, a loving brother and son, and also a loyal friend. Paul loved life, he was full of energy. He loved the outdoors, especially walking with his wife, Heather, and their dogs. He will be remembered always by those who knew him.

 

 

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