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The Northern Pen Obituaries
February 2002

The Northern Pen is the main source for information on what's happening on the Great Northern Peninsula and in Southern Labrador. Comprehensive news and features are written about the resource industries, education, local and provincial politics, economic development and the people who live here.

Filed chronologically as published for the Month of February 2002

 

PATEY, WOODROW
Hawkes Bay

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Woodrow Patey announce his passing on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002 at Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders. He was in his 83rd year. He leaves to mourn children Norman, Roland, Irene (Gordon) Kelly, Thelma, Ray (Ann), Bonnie (John), Annie (Tony) Ryan and George; grandchildren Cory, Randy, Jordan, Ivy, Kim, Lola, Glen, Lorrie, Tina, Gary, Danica, Reg, Boyd, Rosalie, Kristopher, Gregory and Tyson; step-grandchildren Sharon, Elaine, Darlene and Warren; great-grandchildren Nikita, Kayla, Melanie, Jeff, Julie, Chelsey, Emilie, Kailie, Jack and Braden; step-great-grandchildren Shannon, Tanya, Jeffrey, Joeann and Danielle; daughter-in-law Rita; sisters-in-law Deborah House, Betty (Rueben) Perry and Ilene; brothers-in-law Isaac (Hepsey), Kevin (Helen), Ray (Elsie) and Myles. He was predeceased by his wife Fannie, son Reg, son-in-law Wade and daughter-in-law Peggy. The family received friends at Holy Innocent Anglican Church in Hawkes Bay from where the funeral service took place on Sunday at 2 p.m. with Canon Perry Cooper officiating. Interment followed at the Interfaith Cemetery in Sandy Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix.

NICHOLAS, NOAH
St. Anthony

Passed peacefully away at Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Feb. 8, 2002. He was in his 88th year. Leaving to mourn wife Lucy; sons Albert (wife Lilian), Joe, Charlie, Calvin (wife Sybil) and Alwyn (wife Emily); grandsons Wes, Glen, David and Charles; granddaughters Jean, Colleen, Judy, Lorraine, Lynn, Cindy and Marion; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters Judy Strong, Martha Clarke and Phoebe; also a large number of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by brothers Jack, Arthur and Isra, and sisters Pearl and Annie. Visitation was held at the funeral home on West Street . The funeral service took place at 2 p.m. On Feb. 11 from St. Mary's Anglican Church in St. Anthony with Rev. Jean Brenton and Ross Rumbolt officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.

BUTT, ANNIE
English Point

Passed peacefully away at Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Feb. 10, 2002. She was in her 72nd year. Leaving to mourn husband William; daughters Dorcas (Keith Barrett) and Evelyn (Lucien Jones); sons Robert (Dapene), Truman (Wanda), Lester (Gail), Cecil (Rhoda) and Karl (Debbie); 17 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers Ernest (Francine) and Chesley (Ella); sisters Emmie (Robert) and Evelyn (John); also a large number of relatives and friends. Visitation was held at the Pentecostal Church in English Point from where the funeral service took place at 2 p.m. on Feb. 13 with Pastor Lane officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.

NOSEWORTHY, WILLIAM ELI
Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia
Mr. William Eli Noseworthy
, age 72 years, of 10 Eachann Street, Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia, died Feb. 12, 2002 at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Born in Newfoundland, he was the son of the late Adam and Gertrude (Williams) Noseworthy. He was a member of the Anglican Church of Canada, the Orange Lodge and was a retired fisherman. He is survived by his sister Susan Penny of Cook's Harbour. He was predeceased by brothers Joseph and Elias. There will be no visitation. A spring burial will be in Savage Cove, Newfoundland.

WALSH, ELIZABETH ANN
Passed peacefully to her rest on Feb. 12, 2002 at the Lion's Manor Nursing Home in Placentia, Newfoundland, Elizabeth Ann Walsh at the age of 90 years. She was the daughter of Joshua Burdett and Harriet (Davis) and was born at Sandy Hills, Labrador on Feb. 22, 1911. She was predeceased by her husband William, sisters Flora and Elsie, and brothers James, Samuel, Gordon and John. She leaves to mourn two daughters and four sons, Kirby (Linda) of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Ford (Alma) of Goose Bay, Nellie Burridge (Gary) of Owen Sound, Ontario, Rennie (Shirley) of Cartwright, Mabel Brennan (Pius) of Placentia and Bill (Linda) of Cartwright; sisters Clarice Hopkins (Lew) of Goose Bay, Edith Parsons (Winston) of Ochre Pit Cove, Newfoundland; brother Robert Burdett (Anita) of Cartwright; 15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and nephews and nieces. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Maher's Funeral Home in Plancentia. The funeral service took place on Friday, Feb. 15 at 2 p.m. from St. Peter's Anglican Church in Cartwright.

CULL, MAXWELL
St. Anthony Bight
Passed peacefully away at Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Feb. 13, 2002. He was in his 75th year. Leaving to mourn wife Dulcie; daughters Joan (Vernon) and Holly (Vernon); sons Willie (Ann), Kenneth (Lottie), Danny (Angela), Todd (Lisa) and Trent (Brandy); 15 grandchildren and a circle of relatives and friends. Visitation was held at the funeral home on West Street, St. Anthony. The funeral service took place at 2 p.m. on Feb. 16 from the United Church in St. Anthony with Rev. John Davis officiating. Interment followed at the cemetery at Fishing Point. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.

BAINES, LUCY
Shoal Cove West

Passed peacefully away at Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders on Feb. 15, 2002. She was in her 66th year. Leaving to mourn daughters Hazel (Ivan), Maude (Ray), Dale, Brenda and Barbara; sons Conrad (Carol), Alvin and Maxwell (Wanda); grandchildren Casey, Robbie, Christopher, Terra, Trina, Maxwell, Mason, Travis and Megan; great-grandchildren Jayden and Colby; brothers Harrison (Jessie), Edmund (Mahala), Stewart (Bessie), Angus (Mamie), Rendell, Clarence, Noah (Nellie) and Sam (Linda); sisters Eliza (Clyde), Selina (Gidd) and Jessie (Hayward); sister-in-law Effie; nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Leander on July 23, 2001 , parents Samuel and Evangeline Coombs, grandson Quinn, brothers Jacob, Chesley and Thomas, and sister Hazel. Visitation was held at St. Margaret's Church in Shoal Cove West from where the funeral service took place at 2 p.m. on Feb. 18 with Rev. Ross Rumbolt officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.

WALSH, BERNARD
Flowers Cove

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bernard Walsh announce his passing at Rufus Guinchard Health Centre on Friday, Feb. 15, 2002. He was in his 87th year. He leaves to mourn Pius, Selma , Durwin, Tonia and Lori Lynn of Port au Choix, Mary Jane, Danny, Lisa and Denise of Hawkes Bay, sister Geraldine Lawless of Port au Choix; and a large circle of relatives, friends, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers Jerry, Vincent, Peter and Leo, sisters Nora and Mary. The family received friends from the Roman Catholic Parish Hall in Flowers Cove. The funeral service took place from Our Lady of the Snow Catholic Church with Father Jack officiating. Interment followed at the family plot. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted, or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix.

WOODWARD, ABRAHAM
Boat Harbour

Passed peacefully away at Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Feb. 17, 2002. He was in his 82nd year. He was predeceased by his wife Blanche on June 6, 1995. Leaving to mourn daughters Beverly Woodward, Clara (Hedley Field), Rowena (Gerald Woodward) and Dulcie (Wayne Diamond); son Robert; grandchildren Lisa (Darryl Hyde), Roger (Sharron) Woodward, Sonya Diamond, Matthew Diamond and Amanda Short; special niece Susan (Arron Gaudon); brother Garfield (Vera Woodward); sister Blanche Woodward, and a large number of nieces and nephews. Visitation was held at the Anglican Church in Boat Harbour from where the funeral service took place on Feb. 20 at 2 p.m., followed by interment in the church cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Brian Pilgrim, funeral director.

RUMBOLT, ROGER
Mary's Harbour

The sudden passing occurred on Feb. 19, 2002 at Mary's Harbour. He was in his 52nd year. Leaving to mourn daughters Matilda and Caryn Hancock, and son Conway. His remains went forward to the Anglican Church in Mary's Harbour from where the funeral service and interment took place. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.

RUMBOLT, ROGER
Mary's Harbour

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Roger Rumbolt of Mary's Harbour, Labrador, announce his passing on Feb. 19, 2002. He was in his 52nd year. He leaves to mourn wife Matilda; son Conway; daughter Caryn (Tyson); grandson Brett; nine brothers; two sisters and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by parents Lorenzo and Mary Rumbolt and brother Henry. The funeral service took place at 2 p.m. at St. Mary the Virgin Church in Mary's Harbour with Rev. Charlene Taylor officiating. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.

WHITE, BARBARA
Port au Choix

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Barbara White announce her passing at her family residence on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002. She was in her 58th year. Leaving to mourn her sons Stephen and Patrick; grandchildren Stacy and Jessica; sisters Lezita, Glenda and Gertrude of Port au Choix, and Marilyn of Mount Pearl; brother Tony of Codroy Valley, and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by husband Raymond, brothers Fenton, Gabriel, Gene and Alfred. The family received friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home in Port au Choix. The funeral service was held at St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church with Fr. Jim Robertson officiating. Interment followed at the Interfaith Cemetery in Sandy Cove. As expression of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix.

GAULTON, FLORENCE
Bear Cove

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Florence Gaulton announce her passing at Charles Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2002 at the age of 61 years. Leaving to mourn daughter Clara Mae; sons Robert (Joan), Peter and Scott; grandchildren Garfield, Robert and Dylan; brothers Pearce (Clara), Bert (Irene), Eli (Doris), Steve (Mary) and Norman (Lillian); sisters Phyllis (Tom), Irene (Arthur), Shirley (Rex), Elizabeth (Hedley), Mabel (Norman) and Gloria; brothers and sisters-in-law Bessie, Susan, Wanda, John, Absalom, Charles, Ken, Oliver, Winston and their families, and a number of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by husband Nelson, son David, parents Robert and Beatrice Roberts, sister-in-law Eliza Chambers, brother in law Alex Chambers, mother and father-in-law Charles and Clara Gaulton. The family received friends from St. Boniface Anglican Church in Bear Cove, from where the funeral service took place on Sunday, March 3 officiated by Rev. Robert Elder, followed by interment at the church cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Holly Brown and Don Gould, Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix/Bear Cove.

 

 

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