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The Northern Pen Obituaries
May 2014

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.

 

DREDGE, Lorenzo
Lorenzo Dredge
was born on April 1, 1929, in Black Duck Cove, to William and Edna. He had five sisters Rhoda, Ima, Nina, Jessie and Marion, two predeceased brothers Joseph and Samuel. He married Christina Campbell on Feb. 8, 1961 and had a marriage of 53 years. They raised five children, and they now have six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Lorenzo spent time on the fishing grounds to provide for his family. He worked with the highways for some time, and would take his family over to camp 4, where Chris would cook. Lo was a dedicated worker and provider for his family. He loved to socialize with his family and always knew where each one of his children was. Lo remained active, showing his skills and work ethics as he worked on several projects when he retired. Someone once said that the best part of a good man's life is his acts of kindness and love. Lo was a loving and caring husband. He was proud of his children and spoke of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren so fondly. He had a genuine concern for everyone in his family circle. He passed peacefully away on May 13, 2014 at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony. Lo is survived by his wife Christina; children Robert (Maryann), Wavey (Dennis), Curtis (Louise), Nina (Thomas), and Scott (Amelia); grandchildren Lorenzo (Teraceta), Brian (Abby), Jamie (Jessica), Niki (Diana), Tristan, and Jaycee; great-grandchildren Kaden, Ty, Jaden, and Gracielynn; sisters Rhoda, Ima, Jessie, and Marion. He was predeceased by his loving parents William and Edna, brothers Samuel and Joseph, sister Nina, and brothers-in-law Clyde and Jacob. Visitation took place at St. Mary's Anglican Church in Black Duck Cove from where the funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 16 with Rev. Harold Harvey officiating. Burial followed in the Anglican Cemetery in Black Duck Cove. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

COLES, Wallace
Wallace Coles
was born on March 10, 1920 in Sandy Cove to Archibald and Eliza Coles. He was a war veteran who served in World War II for three years and eight months. He showed great pride for his country. After returning from the war, he married the love of his life, Marie, on her 17th birthday in Flowers Cove. They had 12 children, four of whom died at a very early age. Five years ago, he lost his oldest son, Lambert, and the love of his life, Marie. With the remaining seven children they helped to lighten the load of his burden. He was taken care of by his daughters until going to the Ivy Durley Place one year ago. He was quite content and really enjoyed living at the Ivy Durley in the time that he spent there. He was a very special war veteran in our area. Every year he celebrated Remembrance Day service at Canon Richards Memorial Academy in Flowers Cove. He would dress in his uniform all adored with his hat, medallions and of course his poppy. He told stories to the students and staff about his journey to the war. Wallace also attended the Remembrance Day breakfast in his own community of Sandy Cove every year which began to honor him and other war veterans for what they did for our country. He was a very hard working man. He spent his summers fishing and the winters working in lumber camps. He also enjoyed going to parties with family and friends. He loved to hear music, dancing and sharing stories of the past. He lived a long and happy 94 years of his life until he peacefully passed away at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital at St. Anthony on May 5, 2014. His family and friends have been blessed to have such a wonderful man in their lives for so long. It comforts everyone to know that he is with his family in eternal life. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his four sons Calvin (Edith), Coy (Vernita), Gorvin (Debbie), and Clayte (Wendy); three daughters Lavenia, Patsy (Levi), and Darlene (Wood); daughter-in-law Sheila; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters Alma Diamond and Selina White; and sister-in-law Rita Coles. He was predeceased by his parents Archibald and Eliza Coles, wife Marie, brothers George, Roland, Lush and Elias, sister Alice Genge, and son-in-law Clyde White. Visitation took place at St. Thomas Anglican Church in Sandy Cove, followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 8, 2014 with Rev. Marlene Harvey and Joyce White officiating. Burial took place at the Anglican Cemetery at Savage Cove. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton.
Rest in Peace. Lest We Forget

GOULD, Ellen
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ellen Gould of Port au Choix announces her passing on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders at the age of 76 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Lorena (Frank), Corner Brook, "Bud" Raymond Jr., Port au Choix, "Bonnie" Yvonne, Port au Choix, Rhonda (Henry), Port au Choix, Iris (Todd), Gallants, Eddie (Liga), Port au Choix, Billy (Kim), Port au Choix, Scott (Karen), Port au Choix, Anna (Mitch), Fox Creek, New Brunswick and Elizabeth, Port au Choix; 25 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers: Mary, Kelligrews, Eileen (Doug), Gander, William "Rol", Ontario, Jerome (Noreen), Port au Choix and Susan (John), Port au Choix; as well as a large circle of sisters and brothers-in-law; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Raymond, son Norman, grandchildren Alix and Trevor, son-in-law Dr. Bob Ploughman, parents Dominic and Amy Jane Scanlon, brothers Leo and Edward, sisters Elsie, Alma and Betty, parents-in-law Leo and Charlotte Gould. Visitation took place at Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix on Tuesday and Wednesday and continued at St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church, Port au Choix on Wednesday, from where the funeral service was held on Thursday, May 15 at 11 a.m. with Father Gabriel officiating. Interment followed at the Interfaith Cemetery, Sandy Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

HILLIER, Paula Michelle
Paula Michelle Hillier
was born June 2, 1964 in St. Anthony to George and Pearl Hillier. Paula grew up in St. Anthony but also lived in several other places including Bramalea, Calgary, Kitchener, Conception Bay South and St. John's. Paula married and subsequently divorced. Through this marriage her son, Christopher, was born. Paula was kind hearted, forgiving, and had a gentle spirit that would not intentionally cause any harm. She was dearly loved and will be sadly missed. Passed away suddenly at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on May 9, 2014, Ms. Paula Hillier in her 49th year. She leaves to mourn, mother Pearl and father George; son Christopher; sister Charlene; grandchildren; biological half-sister Elaine, as well as a number of aunts, uncles, cousins and a large circle of family and friends. She was predeceased by grandparents Tobias and Hazel Hillier, and Augustus and Elizabeth Johnson, aunt Minnie, uncles Varrick, Garland, Christopher, Clayton, and Lewis, cousin Kevin. Visitation took place at Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home in St. Anthony followed by the funeral service which was held at Bethel Pentecostal Church in St. Anthony at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 12 with Pastor Jeff Bessey officiating. Interment followed in the Pentecostal Cemetery in St. Anthony. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

HINKS, Robin Ralph
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Robin Ralph Hinks of Port au Choix announces his passing at Health Sciences Centre in St. John's on May 9, 2014 in his 39th year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Nadine; sons Keegan and Tristen (April); parents Elizabeth Hinks and Ralph O'Keefe; parents-in-law Jane and Val Cull; sisters Joy, Janet (Stewart), Elaine (Warren), and Sharon (Harrison); brothers Craig (Jean), Edward (Connie), Kieran (Lucille) and their families; sister- in-law Natrisha (Corey) Shaniel and Shalynn, and a very large circle of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and his co-workers at Northern Boat Repair. Robin was the current deputy mayor of Port au Choix and served as a firefighter for several years in the past. He was predeceased by his grandparents Alma and Ralph O'Keefe Sr. and Stella and Peter Hinks. Cremation took place and was entrusted to Carnell's Funeral Home. Friends were accepted at the Hinks/O'Keefe and Cull residences and a funeral service was held on Wednesday, May 14 at the Roman Catholic Church in Port au Choix with Father Ambrose Hynes officiating.

LAWLESS, Isidore
Passed away at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on May 1, 2014, Mr. Isidore Lawless of Flowers Cove, in his 65th year. Isidore leaves to mourn his wife Elsie; children Melissa (Andre), Gwennola (Erik), Ada (Henry) and Tamsin; his siblings Dave (the late Vieta), Ignatius (Sheila), Mark (Betty), Jack (Lavenia), William (Colleen) and Fulton (Peggy); sisters Mary (Gerald) and Beatrice (Alonzo); grandchildren Dalya, Nathan, Mavoureen and Kellan; stepchildren Zena (Freddy) and Barry (Selena); step-grandchildren Dalton, Jagger, Braeden, Cierra, Echo, Skye and Kailey. Visitation was held at The Lady of Snow Catholic Church in Flowers Cove from where the funeral mass was held At 11 a.m. on Monday, May 5 with Fr. Gabriel Selvanachan officiating. Burial followed the service in the Flowers Cove Anglican Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

LAWRENCE, Joseph Horetio
Joseph Horetio Lawrence
of St. Anthony was born in Port aux Basques on March 14, 1927 to parents Joseph James and Julia Ann, Joseph lived a full life with many accomplishments and pastimes, including the Newfoundland Rangers, Bowaters (as a Postmaster), U.S. Air Force (as a Supply Officer), Canadian Marconi, School Superintendent, and Hospital Administrator, active in the Lions Club, Athletic Club, Mason Lodge, Town Mayor and Air Cadets. Joseph passed away into peace on the May 6, 2014 at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony with his family by his side in his 87th year. Left to mourn are his loving wife of 65 years, Eva Sulley; his two sons Orville and Dennis; five grandchildren Matthew Joseph, Ryan Everett, Reginald Joseph, Olivia Marie, and Julia Sarah Anne; sisters-in-law Zelda Hillier, Gloria Marshall and Emily Sulley; close family, Don and Linda Loder, Lee Hillier and Shirley Farrell; brother Fred Lawrence and sisters Shirley Yard and Clarinda Lawrence. Joseph was predeceased by his parents Joseph James, mother Julia Ann, brothers Reginald and Jim, as well as sisters Classie, Violet, Julia and Lillian. Visitation was held at Kerry M. Funeral Home in St. Anthony, followed by the funeral service at St. Anthony United Church with Rev. John McGonigle officiating. Burial followed the service at Fishing Point Cemetery in St. Anthony. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

NOSEWORTHY, Shirley
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Shirley Noseworthy of Ship Cove announces her passing on Friday, May 23, 2014 at the Health Science Centre, St. John's at the age of 70 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, Arthur, her husband of 47 years; daughters Denise, and Deanne (Graham); grandchildren Brittany (Glen) and Joshua who were her world, as well as a large circle of family and friends. The memorial service took place from the Ship Cove United Church on Wednesday, May 27 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Gus Pendleton officiating.

PATEY, Grace
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Grace Patey of River of Ponds announces her passing on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders at the age of 88 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children Carl (Joanne), Ontario, Wilfred (Vera), River of Ponds, Loman (Kathleen), River of Ponds, Mae (Wade) Alley, St. David's, Roy (Muriel), River of Ponds, Melvin, River of Ponds, Mildred (David) Hutchings, Cow Head, Marina, River of Ponds and Daphne (Vincent) Gouin, Ontario; 26 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren; sister Laura Biggin; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her first husband Levi Patey, second husband Roston Patey, sisters Naomi and Myra and brother Cline. Visitation took place at Peter's Anglican Church in River of Ponds Monday evening and Tuesday from where the funeral service took on Wednesday, May 28 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Paulette Bugden officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PENNEY, Douglas Edgar
Douglas Edgar Penney
was born in Great Brehat on May 12, 1928, one of seven brothers and sisters. The son of a fisherman, he fished with his brother Joseph for many years before working with the IGA, where he retired at the age of 55 years. He loved his family and friends and held a special place in his heart for his grandchildren and his great-grandchildren. Doug loved the outdoors and spent many hours on the ponds and rivers and moose hunting. Those who had the privilege of meeting him no doubt experienced his quick wit and humour. Doug was never one to be stuck for a comment or a joke. He spent his last two years at Shirley's Haven PCH, where he enjoyed many fun-filled hours with friends, old and new. He passed peacefully away early in the morning on May 5, 2014 at Charles S Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony. Doug is survived by his children Marion (Roland), Melva (Albert) and Edward (Sharon). He is also survived by his grandchildren Kevin (Margaret), Rick (Lisa), Penny (John), Jason (Darlene), Nadina, Stephanie (Jordan) and Shaun; great-grandchildren, Megan, Katelyn, Hannah, Grant, Aaron and Jack; sister Violet, and a large number of nephews and nieces as well as a special friend, Lucy Pilgrim. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 52 years, Naomi, his parents Edgar and Annie, brothers Joseph and Kenneth, and sisters Susie, Mildred and Maisie. He will be sadly missed. Visitation took place at Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home in St. Anthony. The funeral service followed in the United Church in St. Anthony at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 8 with Rev. John McGonigle officiating. Burial followed at the Fishing Point United Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

SAMSON, Thomas Gardner
Thomas Gardner Samson
of Brig Bay was born to Bessie and Peter Samson on July 30th, 1944. On Dec. 31, 1965, he married Jessie Parrill. They had one son, Dean. Family was very important to Tom; he dearly loved and appreciated each and every one of them. He enjoyed his job as a heavy equipment operator and always felt comfortable and happy working with machinery. In his spare time he liked to go fishing and hunting; he truly loved the great outdoors. Tom passed away into peace at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on May 25, 2014 in his 69th year. Left with fond and loving memories of his life are his dear wife of 48 years Jessie; his son Dean (Michelle) and granddaughter Kayla; sisters Barbara, Elsie (Grant) and brother Kevin; sister-in-law Bernice; brothers-in-law Grenfell (Eliza) and Clyde (Brenda). In his years, Thomas lived to see the passing of his parents Peter and Bessie Samson, his special sister Marina, and brothers Hiram and Conrad. Visitation took place at the Church of the Advent in Plum Point, from where the funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28 with Rev. Harold Harvey officiating. Burial followed the service in the Anglican Cemetery in Pond Cove. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes, Siobhan Mauger, funeral director.

SAUNDERS, Roy Garfield
Roy Garfield Saunders
of Cook's Harbour was born on Jan. 12, 1948 to George and Clara Saunders. He had five brothers, two sisters and six half-sisters. On Nov. 3, 1967, he married Priscilla Hedderson, and together they had two children, Rowena and Jason. He had four grandchildren, Jillian, Joshua, Nickolas and Lillie and one great-grandchild Chloe. He fished in a long liner for a few years before going to Goose Bay for work. Only there for a couple years before coming back to Cook's Harbour to do what he loved most…fishing! Roy loved to set potatoes in the summer and he mostly enjoyed digging them in the fall when he could get the chance to cook up a feed of fish, potatoes and scrunchions and then to end his meal with a good cup of tea and a cigarette. His grandchildren were his pride and joy! He loved to watch them play and hear their stories. If he could get them up to something that they shouldn't be at, he would. He loved every minute he spent with them. In the last eight years as a quadriplegic, he spent time at Curtis Memorial Hospital and the John M. Gray Centre in St. Anthony. To him the staff was like an extended family. Roy had lots of patience. He never complained about anything, even after he got sick. He loved and adored his kids, grand kids and all his family. He especially adored his loving wife of 45 years. Roy passed away peacefully at the John M. Gray Centre with his family around him on May 22, 2014. Left to mourn his loving wife Priscilla; daughter Rowena (Christopher), and son Jason (Roxanne); grandchildren Jillian, Joshua (Kimberley), Nickolas and Lillie and great-grandchild Chloe; brothers San (Eliza), Edgar (Sheila), Melvin (Clara) and Fred (Elsie); sisters Joyce Cornick and Velma (Morris) Boyd; half-sister Dorcas and sister-in-law Marilyn. He was predeceased by his parents George and Clara, brother Havner, half-sisters Bessie, Helen, Rebecca, Keziah and Vera. Visitation was held at the Anglican Church in Cook's Harbour from where the funeral service took place at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 26 with Rev. Mark Willkoff officiating. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

SIMMS, Beryl Emma
Beryl Emma Simms
of St. Anthony was born on March 29, 1931. She worked as a nurse's aide at IGA prior to becoming a wife and mother. Beryl enjoyed many outdoor activities with her husband and children and in later years cherished spending time with her grandchildren. She loved bingo games with her friends, cooking for everyone, and tending to her flower garden. She remained witty throughout her long life. Beryl passed into peace on May 26, 2014 at the John M. Gray Centre in St. Anthony in her 83rd year. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed. She leaves to mourn her children Barb (Sam), Beattie (Cathy) and Bradley (Jennifer); grandchildren Tara, Michael, Amanda, Samantha, Alana, Alexander and Nikita; great-grandchildren Eli, Simon, Cynthia, Maddison, McKenna, Taylor, and Alexa; siblings: sister Marjorie, and brothers Bill, Bruce, Allan, and Morgan, as well as a large circle of extended family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Alex, parents Frederick and Jane Colbourne, daughter Pamela (Bob), sisters Florence, Irene, and brother Edward. Visitation took place at Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 29 at St. Anthony United Church with Rev. John McGonigle officiating. Burial followed the service at the Fishing Point United Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

SIMMS, Reginald Noel
On Saturday, May 31, 2014, at the age of 86 years, Reginald Noel Simms of St. Anthony (Jan. 15, 1928 - May 31, 2014), peacefully left this world. Reg will be sadly missed by his wife of 59 years, Joan; children David (Cynthia) and Maurice (Beverly); grandchildren Heather (Jason), Jason (Catherine), Shayna, Paul and Ryan; great-grandsons, Joshua, Zachary, Maxx, Charlie, Thomas, Dylan and Lucas; sister Dorothy; brother Norman; sister-in-law Jean, and brother-in-law Wayne (Bernette). He will also be missed by a large circle of family and friends. Reginald was predeceased by his parents John and Bertha Simms; brothers Robert, Raymond, Frank and George, and sisters Jean, Jesse and Catherine. Visitation took place at Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes in St. Anthony followed by the funeral service which was held at St. Mary's Anglican Church in St. Anthony, on Tuesday, June 3 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Fr. Paul C. Findlay officiating. Burial followed the service in the Anglican Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes, Siobhan Mauger, funeral director.

TAYLOR, Nellie Beatrice
Nellie was born on Sept. 10, 1930 in Raleigh as the eldest child of Lewis and Grace Evans. On Nov. 16, 1949. She married Cecil Taylor and together they had 10 children. She was blessed to have 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. On May 5, 2014 Nellie Beatrice Taylor of Raleigh passed away into peace at the Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony, at the age of 83. Left to mourn are her children Robert (Dorothy), Joan Welsh (Ron), Ralph (Lillian), Faye Pittman (Edgar), Victor, Velma Pynn (Randy), Rick (Donna), Helen Greene (Keith), Kevin (Wavey), and Cheryl Randell (Glen); grandchildren Pam (Perry), Dennis, Sherry (Jake), Carla (Bart), Deborah (Todd), Shannon (Sarah), Justin (Jennifer), Byron, Tiah, Stephanie (Randy), Victoria, Tyrone (Natasha), Micheal (Sherry), Christopher (Keitha), Megan (Adam), Crystal (Dave), and Gregory (Jade); great-grandchildren Justin, Jordan, Kayla, Korbin, Abby, Aiden, Braydon, Allyson, Kaitlin, Jakob, Georgia, Makayla, Ryder, Bronwyn, Lincoln, Cassandra and Greyson. She also leaves to mourn her siblings William, Alfred (Frances), Gilbert (Joyce), Leonora, Violet, Debbie, and Faye (Cecil), and sister-in-law Mamie Taylor. Nellie lived to see the passing of her husband Cecil, mother and father Grace and Lewis, son Robert, son-in-law Edgar, grandchildren Robert and Tracey, sister-in-law Keziah, and brothers-in-law Ford and Karl. Visitation took place at the United Church in Raleigh from where the funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 7 with Rev. Charles L. Pendleton officiating. Cremation followed the service with burial at the Old United Cemetery in Raleigh at a later date. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, funeral director.

TUCKER, Clyde
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Clyde Tucker of Reef's Harbour announces his passing at Charles Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Monday, May 5, 2014 in his 83rd year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Eliza; daughter Wavey (Marcell), and Glenda; granddaughters Karla (Corey), and Keri (Darrell); great-granddaughters Abigail and Marissa; grandsons Marcus and Ryan; sisters Josie and family, Sylvia and family; brother Harold and family; brothers-in-law Harrison (Jessie), Stewart (Bessie), Angus and family, Noah (Georgina), Samuel (Linda), and Clarence; sisters-in-law Selina and family, Jessie (Hayward) and family, Mahalla and family, Effie and family. Loved by a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his son Gilbert, grandson Kent, son-in-law John, parents Philemon and Mary, parents-in-law Sam and Evangeline, brothers Joseph, Philip (Minnie), Nathaniel (Virg), sister Bridgette (Abe), sister-in-law Julie, brothers-in-law Tom and Edmund, Chesley, Tom, Jake, Ed, Ren, and Gidd, sisters-in-law Hazel, Lucy (Leander), Mamie. Visitation took place at St. Margaret of Scotland Anglican Church in Reef's Harbour on Tuesday evening and Wednesday from where the funeral service was held on Thursday, May 8 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Harold Harvey officiating. Interment followed at French Cove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix. To sign the family guest book, you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

WOODWARD, Blanche
Passed peacefully away at the John M. Gray Centre on May 24, 2014. Mrs. Blanche Woodward of Boat Harbour, in her 96th year. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter Una (Gerald); sons Enos (Bessie) and Clyde (Patty); daughter-in-law Rowena; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren as well as a large circle of other family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Nathaniel, daughter Rowena, son Gerald, her parents Henry and Susan and a number of brother and sisters. Visitation was held at the St. Mark's Anglican Church in Boat Harbour from where the funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27 with Rev. Mark O. Wilkoff officiating. Interment followed at the church cemetery in Boat Harbour. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre Funeral Homes, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Siobhan Mauger, funeral director.

 

 

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