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Newfoundland Obit Announcements
From Nova Scotia Newspapers

Halifax Herald
May 2017

 

CARTER, Danny Wayne
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, June 16, 2017
(June 6, 1955 - May 14, 2017)
(Born In Coner Brook, NL)
Danny W. Carter
- of Lower Woodstock, NB passed away at Upper River Valley Hospital in Waterville on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at the age of 61. Danny is survived by his Aunt Pauline (Bob) Jones; cousins Joe Jones, Elizabeth Graham (Tommy), Ron Jones (Kim), Cynthia Seely-Jones and Dave Jones (Leona). Danny is predeceased by his parents Joseph and Evelyn (Crocker) Carter; grandparents Bessie and Herbert Crocker. Resting at the Scott Funeral Home, 815 Main Street, Woodstock, NB. By request of the family there will be no visitation or Funeral Service at this time. A family graveside service will be held at the Kirk Cemetery at a later time.


DEAN, Gloria Joan
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 27, 2017
(9/27/1945 - 5/25/2017)
Dean, Gloria
-Age 71 of Mount Uniacke, passed away peacefully with her family by her side Thursday May 25, 2017 in Windsor Hospital. Born in Little Hearts Ease, NL, she was a daughter of the late Baxter and Miriam King. Gloria was a selfless and loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her favorite pastime was cooking and baking for her family. She loved nature and camping, especially bird watching. Gloria was a member of the Seniors 45 bowling league in Sackville. She enjoyed attending church at St. Paul's United and helping with the Ladies Guild activities. Gloria will be sadly missed but never forgotten by her family and friends. Gloria is survived by her husband of 48 yrs, Hedley Dean; daughters, Cindy (Wilson Wight) King, Jennifer (Brent) Dean-Levy; son, Bradley (Taylor Marchant) Dean; grandchildren, Emily, Adam and Charlie; sister, Joyce Bailey; brother, Harold King. Visitation will be held from 6-8 pm Saturday May 27th in St. Paul United Church 293 Etter Rd., Mount Uniacke where a funeral service will be held at 2pm Sunday May 28th. Burial will take place in Union Church Cemetery. A reception will follow in the church. The family would like to thank the palliative care teams in Halifax and Windsor for their excellent care and compassion. In lieu of flowers donations in memory may be made to Ovarian Cancer Canada.


NOONAN, Mary "Lucy"
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 22, 2017
Noonan, Mary "Lucy"
- Age 87 of Chaswood, passed away May 18, 2017 in Braeside Home for Special Care, Middle Musquodoboit. Born in Corner Brook, N.L., she was a daughter of the late Dennis and Julie (Doucette) Cormier. Surviving are her husband, Francis; daughter, Catherine MacDonald, Toronto; eight grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; stepdaughters, Shelly Noonan, Head of St. Margarets Bay; Lynn (Dave) Ford, Hammonds Plains; Arlene (Glen) Boyd, Edmonton; siblings, Eddie Cormier, Cobourg, Ont.; Marie (Len) Soloman, Kitchener, Ont.; Jennette (Steven) Zawolski, Bramalea, Ont.; Jarard (Denice) Cormier, Dola (Leon) Colford, both of Sydney; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sons, Michael, Paul; brother, Harold. Cremation has taken place. Interment will be at a later date in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks. A reception will be held on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. in Lucy's home, 13270 Highway 224, Chaswood. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a local SPCA. Thank you to Braeside staff for the wonderful care Lucy received while a resident there, and to the doctors and nurses of Musquodoboit Valley Family Practice. Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.


PARSONS, Beverley Anne
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 16, 2017
PARSONS, Beverley Anne (Nee Janes)
- born on June 11, 1947, Corner Brook NL. She passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Daughter of the late Clayton and Irene Janes. Bev was very much a "People Person". Being a Christian was very important to Beverley Anne. She was a very positive person and a very forgiving person and was loved by many. Her Motto she shared: Some say: "Behind every good man is a good woman" but she felt that it should include "and behind every good woman is a good man." She was referring to her loving soul mate and husband Dave. She felt support is very important in life. This also supports her reasoning for volunteering all her life. She volunteered or opened chapters for over 12 organizations. Various Christian churches but mainly Baptist churches, SASA, One Parent Family Association, Hospitals, Cancer Society, Mental Health Associations, initiated a chapter of AL-ANON, Fidelis House, United Commercial Travelers, to name a few. Many of these being in the Kentville/Centreville area.

Bev is survived by her loving soul mate, Dave Parsons; daughters, Carol-Anne DeYoung; Jennifer DeYoung; and son, Jeffrey DeYoung (Susan); step daughters, Tina Marsman (Anthony); Nadine Conrad (David); stepson, Dana Parsons; granddaughter, Jessica; three grandsons, Jason, Joshua, Brandon; step granddaughters, Nakiah, Danae; step grandsons, Taylor, Torrell; great granddaughter, Shyla. Predeceased by sister, Linda and brothers, Eric and Alan.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2017 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in the Centerville Baptist Church, Officiating: Pastor Stephen Hopper. An Interment will be held at a later date in NL. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to the Centreville Baptist Church. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.


PARSONS, Ira Leslie Milton
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 13, 2017
Parsons, Ira Leslie Milton
- Age 77, of Head of Chezzetcook, passed away May 10, 2017, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Shoal Brook, Bonne Bay, N.L., he was a son of the late Simeon and Elizabeth (Mahar) Parsons. Ira enjoyed being around people and had a wonderful sense of humour. He and his family spent many summers at Dollar Lake Park. Before moving from Newfoundland in 1993, Ira was a lay minister. He and his wife, Eva, enjoyed music and playing guitar. Surviving are his wife, Eva; children, Wilma (Jim) Voakes, Glenn; grandchildren, Timothy, Stephanie; many extended family members. He was predeceased by sisters, Marion and Julia; brother, Henry. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be Monday from 6-8 p.m., and funeral service will be Tuesday at 2 p.m., both in First United Church, Musquodoboit Harbour, Rev. Joan Griffin officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Diabetes Canada or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.


REID, Marie Louise
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 8, 2017
Reid, Marie Louise
- Age 81 of Halifax, passed away peacefully on May 6, 2017, in her residence in St. Vincent's Nursing Home. Born in Deer Lake, N.L., she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Clemency (Gordon) Byrnes. Louise was a graduate of Memorial University (1953), an active member of the Anglican Church, and a talented organist. Surviving are daughters, Sherry and Noreen; granddaughters, Cayla and Lindsey; precious great-granddaughter, Amelia; and many extended family members in Newfoundland. She was predeceased by her husband, Rev. Frank Reid; sister, Edna (Clyde) Young. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Anglican Church of the Apostles, Bayers Road. Donations may be made to Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia. The family wishes to extend their deepest gratitude to all the staff of St. Vincent's for their love, compassion and care. Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.


SCOTT, George David
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 13, 2017
(August 11, 1924 - May 10, 2017)
George David Scott
, 92, of Halifax, entered into eternal rest on May 10, 2017 at the Camphill Veterans Hospital in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where he spent the last year of his life. He was surrounded by his loving wife Georgina, his son Arthur, and his extended family. George was born in Little Bay East, Fortune Bay Nfld., and came to Halifax to work for Forty Fathom Division of National Sea Products.

He was a member of the Merchant Navy and served his country with great pride. He was also a member of Branch 27 of the Nova Scotia Legion, a member of Saint Mother Teresa of Kolkata Parish (previously St. Stephen's Church) and St. Joseph's Parish prior to its closing. George's greatest joy in life was spending time with his entire family. His love for his wife Georgina was unsurpassed. He loved his furry friends Mazzy, Moo, BooBoo and Oscar, enjoyed feeding the birds in his yard, growing his poppies and plants, and boating with his son, Arthur.

George is survived by his wife, Georgina Scott (Wells), his son, Arthur David Scott, and daughter-in-law Charlene Corkum. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Albert David Scott (Rhonda Scott) and Nicole Gloria Scott (Chad Rhodenizer), both of Halifax. They were the light of his life. He was blessed with six beautiful great grandchildren; Cassidy, Madison and Gavin Scott, children of Albert and Rhonda; and Amelia, Ella and Ryeland Rhodenizer, children of Nicole and Chad. He is also survived by his sister, Mildred (Peter) Harrison, who resides in Baddeck, N.S. He always treasured the time they were able to spend together, as well as his sister Lily (Allan Radford), who he loved very much. He is also survived by numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. George has four sister-in-laws - Colleen, Helen Linda and Noreen, as well as brother-in-laws Robert and Garfield (Skip). He was predeceased by his parents, Gordon and Alice Scott (Thornhill), his stepfather Eli Clarke, and sisters Winnifred Osborne (North Sydney), and Sarah (Sady) Bennett of Halifax. He was also predeceased by his brother Archibald (Archie) Scott, and brother-in-law Gerald Clarke, along with cousin Arthur Scott and his wife Ellen Scott. George also had many very close friends who brought a lot of joy to his life. They include Carol Thorne, Curtis and Debbie Northrup, Rita and Fred Robichaud, Diane and Roddy De'Bay, Terry Shields (New Port N.S.), and his hairdresser, Wanda Mercery, and many others.

There are no words to express the family's sincere thanks to the entire staff of the Camphill Veteran's Hospital and Dr. Milne for the outstanding care George received in the last year of his life, as well as the respect, grace and love he was shown in his final days. His nurses on the 4th floor Westwood - Anthony, Allison, Annie, Barb, Kris, Darren, Merin, Mary, Naresh and Suzanne provided an outstanding level of care to both George and his family. Father Michael Grace and Father Andrew were there to assist George on his spiritual journey as well as providing the family with the comfort of prayer and holy communion.

Visitation 2-4,7-9 Monday May 15,2017 in Cruikshanks Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St. Halifax. Funeral service will be held 11am Tuesday May 16, 2017 in Saint Mother Teresa of Kolkata Church. 6032 Normandy Dr. Halifax. The family would also like to thank all of the volunteers at the Camphill Veterans hospital. Their commitment to veterans and improving their quality of life has been a gift to all of us. Family flowers only please. Donations may be made to a charity of ones choice or Heart and Stroke Foundation, St. Mother Teresa Parish Restoration Fund or Bide a-While Animal Shelter.


TUTTLE, Florence Wilhelmina
The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, May 27, 2017
(July 17, 1937 - May 26, 2017)
Tuttle, Florence W
. - 79, Pugwash Junction, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017, at the Dr. Georges L. Dumont University Hospital Centre, Moncton, following a brief illness. Born in St. John's, Newfoundland, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Wilhelmina (Blackmore) Cole. Florence and Robert Tuttle were married in St. John's in 1959 (where Robert was stationed with the RCAF) and later moved to Halifax. While there she worked at several banks before Robert was transferred to Germany. While overseas they enjoyed travelling extensively throughout Europe. Following their return to Nova Scotia they eventually moved to Robert's homestead in Pugwash Junction, and Florence continued her banking career with Scotiabank in Pugwash, where she retired after 20 years. Surviving are her husband, Robert M. Tuttle; son, Robert F. (Ann) Tuttle, Windsor, Ct.; daughter, Heather Rose-Ann Tuttle, New Braunfels, Tx.; sister, Joan (Earl) Holzgrafe, Seguin, Tx.; Jessie (Chris) Kinerk, Spokane, Washington; brother, Hugh (Ada) Cole, Guelph, Ont.; several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents she was predeceased by brothers, Bob and Howie; sisters, Phyllis in infancy and Elizabeth. There will be no visitation. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 29, at Mundle's Funeral Home, 204 Water St., Pugwash (902) 243-2506. Rev. Connie McNamara officiating. Burial in the Eaton Cemetery, Pugwash Jct. Donations in memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Eaton Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the funeral home website at www.mmcfunerals.com

 

 

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