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BOWERING, Wallace Roy
He is survived by his wife, the former Ruby Hawkins, Black Point; son, Wally, Lower Sackville; daughter, Jeannette Martin, Ajax, Ont.; three grandchildren; sister, Sue (Larry) Smith, St. John's, N.L.; sister-in-law, Margaret Bowering, Bedford. He was predeceased by daughter, Valerie VanAlstine; brother, Rev. Nathan Bowering; sister, Mabel Bowering. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation or memorial service at the request of the family. A private committal service will be held on Tuesday, July 18, in Church Brook Cemetery, Little Harbour, with Mr. Fergie MacKay officiating. Family flowers only. Donations in memory of Wallace may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
BRAZIL, Paul "Duane", Greenwood, NS - It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden death of the most wonderful, loving husband and truly amazing Dad that God ever gave to this world. Duane died tragically on July 13, 2006 in a Cormorant helicopter accident in Canso, NS, age 39 years. He was born in Gander and raised in Botwood, NL.
After high school he moved to St. John's and in 1990 he joined the Canadian Forces. Upon graduation from his training he was awarded the Commandant's Shield for top recruit. Duane spent 9 years as an Instrument Electrician technician in Greenwood working on the Aurora aircraft until 1999 when he transferred to Search and Rescue as a Flight Engineer. In 2000 Duane and his family were transferred to Gander NL. That same year Duane lost his older brother Gary in a Coast Guard Helicopter accident. Duane's love of SAR and devotion to helping others took him through that and he always said "if I can bring one more person home, then that mother won't have to go through what my mom did." During his 4 years at 103 SQN in Gander, Duane helped save many souls. He truly loved what he did and believed in the SAR motto "So that others may live." In 2004 Duane and his family were transferred back to Greenwood where he continued his SAR career at 413 SQN.
Duane was a devoted loving husband and proud father. His family and their happiness was always first and foremost. Duane loved life and lived everyday to the fullest, always with a smile. Duane was predeceased by his infant daughter Cory Allison in 1994 and his brother Gary Jerome in 2000. He will be sadly missed, forever loved and never forgotten by his girls, devoted and loving wife Candy (my buddy), two beautiful very special daughters Erin 15 years and Sara 11 years (his pals). Duane also leaves his loving parents Gerald and Yvonne Brazil of Torbay NL; mother and father in-law Bonnie and Al Smith of St. John's NL; sister Debbie (Dennis Insley, nephew Kristopher); brother Rodney (friends Lori Beck and boys); sister-in-law Denise Brazil (nephew Ryan, niece Karlee); sister-in-law Vicki Strange (nephews Richard and Ryan); brother-in-law Jim Kavanagh (Joan, nephews Jacob and Devon, niece Jenna); brother-in-law Cory Smith (Cindy, nieces Stephanie and Allison, nephew and godchild Tyler); a large circle of aunts, uncles, cousins, very special friends Mike, Judy and Brogan Janke; the Villeneuve Family; the Sutton Family; the Jackman Family; the Viditos; all the bingo bags and their families; his SAR buddies and many co-workers and friends near and far, much too numerous to mention.
Visitation will be
held today from 2-4 p.m. at the Middleton Funeral Home. (902) 825-3448. Visitation
will also be held from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, July 19 at Caul's Funeral Home,
St. John's, Newfoundand. Funeral service will be held Thursday, July 20 at
11 a.m. at The Basilica of St. John the Baptist in St. John's, followed by
interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. By request family flowers only or donations
in Duane's memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. On line condolences
may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
DICKSON, Evelyn May "Lyn"
FREEMAN, Olive M.
She is survived by husband, Paul; daughters, Aileen, Maynard, Mass.; Ann (Murray) Lohnes, Caledonia; son, Harold (Cherie), Caledonia; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, John (Denise), Chateauguay, Que. She was predeceased by sisters, Thelma, Helen, Jean, Kathleen, Edna; brother, Hayward. Visitation will be held today from 7-9 p.m. in Chandlers' Funeral Home, Liverpool. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 8, at 2 p.m. in Caledonia United Baptist Church, Rev. John Boddy officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Kempt. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Caledonia United Baptist Church or Canadian Cancer Society. On-line condolences may be made at: www.chandlersfuneral.com
HAYWARD, Wallace Edward "Wally"
be greatly missed by his brother, Ronald (Norma) Hayward, Springdale,
his nieces, Lana Hayward, St. John's, N.L.; Lynn (Rennie) Normore, Springdale,
N.L.; Tia Normore, St. John's, N.L.; his nephews, Paul Hayward, St. John's,
N.L.; Dwayne Hayward, Pasadena, N.L.; special friends, Geraldine, Amanda,
and Jim. He was predeceased by his parents, Thomas and Bessie Hayward; sister,
Hazel (Robert) Murrin (Springdale, N.L.). The family would like to extend
special thanks to the staff of Dartmouth General Hospital for their care. A
memorial service will be held in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Friday, July
14, at 6:30 p.m. Donations may be made to The Alderney Gates Library, Dartmouth
(490-5835), and/or The SPCA, Dartmouth (468-7877).
She is survived by daughters, Eileen Kelly, Halifax; Rita (John) Jank, Ottawa; Marlene (Karl) McColl, Halifax; Linda (Garry) Harris, Dartmouth; son, John (Joann) Hebein, Milwaukee, Wis.; 17 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Peter, and son, Peter Edward. Visitation will be held today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax. Funeral mass will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church, 6351 North St., Halifax. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Northwood Care Foundation. Special thanks to the staff of 7A Palliative Care, VG Site, QEII. E-mail condolences may be sent to: email@example.com
McDONALD (McCarthy), Eileen
Mom's most treasured moments were those spent with her family. She willingly made so many sacrifices and gave unconditional love to all of us. We will deeply feel her loss forever. She is survived by her children, Darlene Keddy, Donna Schrader (John), both of Dartmouth; Doreen Henneberry (John), Shubenacadie; Diane Pottie (Donald), St. Peter's; Roderick, Eastern Passage; Robert (Cindy), Lawrencetown; sisters, Romaine Drake and Elizabeth McDonald; brother, Joseph McCarthy; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by husband, Donald; parents, Joseph and Elizabeth (Young) McCarthy; four brothers; one sister, and grandchildren, Juanita, Shane, Angie and Jeannine. Visitation will be held today and Sunday in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, between 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held on Monday, July 24, at 10 a.m. in St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church, Eastern Passage, Father Gerald David officiating. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lower Sackville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada. On-line condolences can be made by visiting: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
Surviving are daughter, Elaine (Kenneth) MacKenzie, Upper Stewiacke; sons, John, Dartmouth; Kenneth (Jean), Ontario; sisters, Marina (Thomas) Benoit, Jessie Sharpe, both of Dartmouth; Violetta (Ted) Bullen, Corner Brook, N.L. She was predeceased by her first husband, Kenneth James, and second husband, Robert McPhie; sisters, Alma, Leah, Alvina, Meta, Carrie; brother, John. Visiting today 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with Legion service 7 p.m., both in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home. Cremation to follow, burial at a later date in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. E-mails to: firstname.lastname@example.org
MEANEY, Laura Christine
WILLIAMS, Edison Carson
Edison spent his 71 years surrounded by much music and many friends. He was loved dearly by his children, Debbie (Bernie) Swan, Terry (Susan), Tony (Peggy); grandchildren, Jessica, Christopher, Tracy, Jeffrey, Kira, and mostly by his loving wife of 52 years, Jessie. He will also be missed by his constant companion, J. Cabot. During his illness, Edison was surrounded by kind words from many friends and adored and cared for dearly by Jessie and family, along with the truly caring nurses, doctors and staff at the Dialysis Unit. Edison, the "Roving Newfoundlander", brought much joy and pleasure to so many as he sang and played for all occasions. He was the music in our daily life and will be missed every minute of every day.
Visitation will take place from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, where a celebration of Edison's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4, Rev. Dr. Susan MacAlpine-Gillis officiating. We will celebrate the life of a man who gave so much joy and music to us all. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Renal Dialysis Unit of Dartmouth General Hospital.
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