Share/Save/Bookmark

Presented by the
Newfoundland's Grand Banks Site
to assist you in researching your Family History

Click on the graphic below to return to the NGB Home Page
Newfoundland's Grand Banks

To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".

These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.

The Nor'Wester Obituaries - May 2007

The Nor'Wester
is a community newspaper for Green Bay and White Bay.

Filed chronologically as published for the Month of May 2007

 

RIDEOUT, RUBERT ROSSWELL
Baie Verte, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rubert Rosswell Rideout, age 87, announce his passing at the Baie Verte Peninsula Health Center, Baie Verte on Tuesday, May 8, 2007. Predeceased by: his wife, Daisy; parents, Abram and Phoebe Rideout and brother-in-law, Eric Mills. Left with fond and loving memories are: children, Shirley Wheeler (Bill), Cranbrook, BC, Bernice Pardy (Harry), Faro, Yukon, Jerry (Norma-Jean), Sparwood, BC, Dereck (Irene), Slave Lake, AB; grandchildren, Tony (Golda), Paul (Peggy), Bill (Pauline), Niles (Stacey), Blair Wheeler, Cynthia Haggarty (Wayne), Robert Pardy, Jeffery Rideout, Jamie Day, Tory Day, Shane Rideout (Lisa); great-grandchildren, Kimberly and Natasha Wheeler; Ashley, Candace and Billie-Jo Wheeler; Blake and Mitch Wheeler; Jessica and Melissa Wheeler; Caroline Pardy; great-great-grandson, Slater Wheeler; brother, Gus Rideout (Nellie); sister, Ruby Mills; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastors Earl and Lily Batstone conducted the funeral service at Trinity Pentecostal Church and Cemetery, Baie Verte on Tuesday, May 15, 2007. Pallbearers were Truence Evans, Douglas Regular, Derrick Rideout, Shane Rideout, Frank Lush and Nelson Vokey. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wimbleton's Funeral Home, Baie Verte.

COISH, LUCY MAUDE
formerly of Deer Lake, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy Maude Coish, age 88, announce her passing at the Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre, Baie Verte on Tuesday, May 8, 2007. Predeceased by her husband, Clayton Coish; daughter, Evelyn Janes; grandchildren, Dwayne, Wendy, Paul; great-grandchild, Julie; brothers, Robert Baker, George Baker; sisters, Doris Cassell, Vida White. Left with fond and loving memories are her children, Wesley (June), Sparwood, BC, Milton (Jessie), Deer Lake, NL, Pearl Bailey, Baie Verte, NL, Jesse (Clarice), Phyllis Butt (Gordon), all of Deer Lake, NL, Norma Bridger (Neil), Brighton, NL; special grandson, Jeffery Coish; 22 other grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Nick Baker, Edmund Baker; sisters, Annie White (Milton), Frances Cull, Ena Gentry (Don), Julia Paul; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastor Cyril Farewell conducted the funeral service at Emanuel Pentecostal Church, Deer Lake, NL on Thursday, May 10, 2007. Interment followed at the Deer Lake Interdenominational Cemetery. Pallbearers were Wade Janes, Arnold Janes, Ivan Bailey, Scott Bailey, Doug Legge, Derrick Legge. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wimbleton's Funeral Home, Baie Verte.

WINSOR, GORDON
Nipper's Harbour, NL
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gordon Winsor, age 69, announce his passing at the Baie Verte Peninsula Health Center, Baie Verte, NL on Wednesday, May 9, 2007. Predeceased by his parents, Emmanuel and Maggie Winsor; sister, Edith Ricketts; daughter-in-law, Tanya Noble; and great-granddaughter, Faith Janes. Left with fond and loving memories are wife, Marion; children, Pauline Janes (Rodger), Corner Brook, NL, Paul, Darrell (Christa-lee), all of Nipper's Harbour, NL; grandchildren, Trevor Janes (Nicole), Theresa Janes, Madison Winsor; great-granddaughter, Belle Janes; brother, Arthur (Dale); sisters, Mary Rogers, Millie Goodyear (Charles); many nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Reverend Hubert Tucker conducted the funeral service at Nipper's Harbour United Church and Cemetery, Nipper's Harbour, NL on Friday, May 11, 2007. Pallbearers were Larry Starkes, Scott Prole, Jim Perry, Norm Perry, Lloyd Dolland, and Brook Bowers. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wimbleton's Funeral Home, Baie Verte.

MORGAN, DEAN WARRICK WALTER
La Scie, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Dean Warrick Walter Morgan, age 58, announce his sudden passing at the BVPHC, Baie Verte on Saturday, May 12, 2007. Predeceased by: his father, Allan Morgan; nephew, Allan; parents-in-law, Cluney and Blanche Andrews; brothers-in-law, Lester Short and Joseph Dearing. Left with fond and loving memories are: his wife, Gwen, La Scie; children, Penny Morgan (Joey Skinner), Fort McMurray, AB, Pamela Morgan, La Scie, NL, Peter Morgan, La Scie, NL; grandchildren, Courtney, Susan and Patrick; mother, Rosalind Morgan, La Scie, NL; siblings, Marion Short, Fort McMurray, AB, Joe Morgan (Marlene), La Scie, NL, Lloyd Morgan, La Scie, NL, Shawn Morgan (Carla), La Scie, NL; brothers and sisters-in-law, Edward Andrews (Lucy), La Scie, NL, Lillian Mitchell (Woodrow), Woodstock, NL, Annie Dearing, Morton's Harbour, NL, Dot Curtis (Ray), La Scie, NL, Jim Andrews (Jean), La Scie, NL, Geraldine Harris (Cliff), Springdale, NL, Nina Saunders (Wayne), Springdale, NL, Wayne Andrews (Liz), La Scie, NL, Valerie Short (Orvin), Springdale, NL, Vic Andrews (Nola), La Scie, NL; aunts and uncles, Stella Pelley (Ted), George Dicks (Edith), Lester Dawe, Jean Dicks and Hazel Morgan; a number of nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastors William and Lorraine Bowering and Rev. Harry Oake conducted the funeral service from Bethel Pentecostal Church, La Scie, NL, on Tuesday, May 15, 2007. Interment followed at Zion United Cemetery, La Scie. Pallbearers were Jim Andrews, Boyd Burton, Warrick Randell, Kenneth Gray, Bob Gray and Bert Gray. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wimbleton's Funeral Home, Baie Verte.

EARLE, MAE LOUISE
Mae Louise Earle
, beloved wife of Maxwell Earle, passed away suddenly at the St. Michael's Health Centre on Tuesday, May 15, 2007 at the age of 65 years. Besides her loving husband, she is survived by her daughters, Elaine (Andreas), Jean (Steve), and Darlene (James), mother Rowena, 14 brothers and sisters as well as nine grandchildren. Mae was born in Newfoundland on November 7, 1941. She enjoyed camping, knitting, crafts and spending time with her family and grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. A memorial service was held at Cornerstone Funeral Home, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge on Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor John Moerman officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 210D 12 Street North, Lethbridge, AB, T1H 2J1 or to the Canadian Cancer Society, 317 - 10 th Street South, Lethbridge, AB, T1J 2M7. Honoured to serve the family, Cornerstone Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K 7B1. Telephone (403) 381-7777.

BURTON, BRIDGET MARY
It is with great sadness that the families of the late Bridget Mary Burton announce her passing at the Valley Vista Seniors Complex in Springdale on May 15, 2007 at the age of 80. Bridget was a member of the Calvary Pentecostal Tabernacle in South Brook. Predeceased by: parents, Ambrose and Annie Johnson; sisters, Marie and Josie and son Steadman. Left with fond and loving memories are: her husband, Elijah; sons, Roy (Golda) of Grande Prairie, Alberta, Jerry of South Brook and Fraser (Linda) of Esterhazy, Sask.; daughters, Pansy (Otto) of South Brook, Lorraine of South Brook, Roxanne (Stanley) of Harbour Round and Marilyn (Edward) of Maidstone, Sask. Also leaving to mourn: sisters, Helen, Kathleen, Margaret and Agnes; brother, John; 15 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren; and special friend Rowena (Fudge) Burton. Pastor G. Hilliard conducted the funeral service at the Pentecostal Church in South Brook on May 18, 2007. Interment was at the Pentecostal Cemetery. Pallbearers were Don Higdon, George Dawe, Everett Burton, Luke Thomas, Lloyd James and Warrick McKay. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Ken Goodyear and Marilyn Stuckless of Central Funeral Homes.

HEWLETT, ANDREW GORDON
Passed away May 17, 2007, peacefully, Andrew Gordon Hewlett at Valley Vista Complex Springdale. He was 83 years of age. Predeceased by: father, George; mother, Lilly; sisters, Emily, Lucy and Monnie; and brother, Pearce. Left to mourn are: wife, Sylvia Mae; son, Pearce (wife Lucy) of Robert's Arm; daughters, Melita Rooney of Sussex, NB, Doris Hewlett of Sussex Corner, NB. Also leaving to mourn: brother, Albert (Lilly); nine grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and a large circle of relatives and friends. Pastor S. Simms conducted funeral services at Word of Life Tabernacle in Robert's Arm on Saturday, May 19, 2007. Interment was at Pentecostal Cemetery, Robert's Arm. Funeral arrangements were by Bill Weeks and Leander Hewlett and Dave Chaulk of White Dove Funeral Home, Springdale. Pallbearers were Robby Hewlett, Ricky Hewlett, Jonathan Hewlett, Douglas Young, Larry Young, and Fraser Ryan.

MORGAN, MARJORIE
Passed away May 21, 2007, peacefully, Marjorie Morgan at Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, Grand Falls-Windsor. She was 84 years of age. Predeceased by: husband, Fredrick Morgan, three infant children. Leaving to mourn: son, Nelson (wife-Doreen) of Robert's Arm, NL; daughters, Lillian (husband-Albert) of Robert's Arm, NL, Gladys (husband-Melvin) of South Brook, NL, Joyce (husband-Clarence) of Port Perry, ON, Yvonne (husband-Lloyd) of Fort McMurray, AB, Eleanor of South Brook, NL. Also leaving to mourn: sisters, Ruth Collett, Daisy Wiseman, Frances Gates, Pearl Rowsell and brother, Harold Burton, 21 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastor Shane Simms conducted funeral services at Word of Life Tabernacle in Robert's Arm on Thursday, May 24, 2007. Interment was at Pentecostal Cemetery in Robert's Arm. Funeral arrangements were by Bill Weeks, Leander Hewlett of White Dove Funeral Homes, Springdale. Pallbearers were Chris Morgan, Cory Rowsell, Corvin Rowsell, Geno Short, Rodger Winsor, Jonathan Winsor.

NEWBURY, LILLIAN ADBY
Burlington, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lillian Adby Newbury, age 87, announce her passing at the Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre on Tuesday, May 22, 2007. Predeceased by: her husband, Archibald; infant son, Lewis; parents, George and Charlotte Oake; son-in-law, George Perry; brothers, Joe, Tom, Benjamin, and Lewis. Left with fond and loving memories are: her children, Ruby Perry, Gladys Bartlett (Ross), George (Evelyn), Marion Perry (Jim), Marjorie Bartlett (Dale), all of Burlington, NL, Dennis Newbury (Marina), George's Brook, NL, Frank Newbury (Sandra), North Harbour, NL, Gary Newbury (Cherry), Burlington, NL; 24 grandchildren, Donna, Bryan, Linda, Paul, Dean, Reuben, Valerie, Kevin, Bonnie, Marcel, Rodney, Rhonda, Ruth-Ann, Rudy, Sherry, Lisa, Darrell, Scott, Marsha, Jana, Stephen, Peter, Matthew, Jasper; 26 great-grandchildren, Janet, Kaitlyn, Gavin, Joshua, Brianna, Jonathan, Nathaniel, Peter, Melissa, Megan, Miguel, Allie, Andre, Brooklyn, Kelsey, Jesse, Kristen, Kaylie, Kendra, Hannah, Natalie, Isaac, Aiden, Laci, Emma, Kate; stepmother, Rita Oake, Springdale, NL; sisters, Dorothy Parsons, Maggie Colbourne, Wavey Winsor (Ivan); brother, Frank Oake (Gleason); and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Pastor Darren Rowe conducted the funeral service at Faith Pentecostal Church, Burlington, NL on Friday, May 25, 2007. Interment followed at the Perry's Cove United Cemetery. Pallbearers were Bryan Perry, Stephen Newbury, Scott Newbury, Matthew Newbury, Rodney Newbury, Marcel Perry. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wimbleton's Funeral Home, Baie Verte.

DROVER, ALICE CATHERINE
Harbour Round, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Catherine Drover, age 94, announce her passing at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, Grand Falls-Windsor on Friday, May 25, 2007. Predeceased by: her husband, Bernard; parents, Michael and Elizabeth Downey; parents-in-law, John T. and Josephine Drover; brothers and sisters; and daughters, Mary Fahey and Dorothy Drover; son, Cyril Drover; sons-in-law, Thomas Fahey, William Skinner, Edward Hynes and Gordon Dobbin. Left with fond and loving memories are: daughters, Elizabeth Skinner, Theresa Dobbin, Josephine McKay, and Stella Drover, all of Harbour Round, NL, Clara Hynes (Phonse), Gander, NL, Margaret Andrews (Bruce), La Scie, NL, Beatrice Sullivan (Thomas), Brent's Cove, NL; sons, Michael Drover (Effie), Ming's Bight, NL, Sam Drover (Peggy), Elias Drover, and John Drover, all of Harbour Round, NL; sister-in-law, Susan Downey, Stephenville, NL; daughter-in-law, Anastasia Drover, Harbour Round, NL; 82 grandchildren, 146 great grandchildren, 34 great-great grandchildren and a large circle of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Father Tom Duffenais conducted the funeral mass at Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Harbour Round on Tuesday, May 29, 2007. Pallbearers were Dennis Dobbin, Mike Drover, Gerald Fahey, Scott Drover, Eddie Hynes, Roger Andrews and the crossbearer was David Drover. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wimbleton's Funeral Home, Baie Verte.

UPWARD, MAE MABEL ELLEN
It is with great sadness that the families of the late Mae Mabel Ellen Upward announce her passing at the Green Bay Health Care Centre in Springdale on May 28, 2007 at the age of 40. Mae was a member of the Pentecostal Church. Left with fond and loving memories are: her husband, Leon; mom, Phyllis; dad and step-mom; Simeon and Marjorie; and mother-in-law, Madeline Upward; sons, Matthew of Springdale and Jeremy of Sudbury, Ontario; daughters, Ashley of Silverdale and Pamela of Bathurst, New Brunswick. Also leaving to mourn: brothers, David, George, Dennis and Simeon Jr.; sisters, Judith, Tammy, Joyce and Kathy; two grandchildren: Brandon and Jessica, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Pastors Robert Parsons and L. G. Soper conducted the funeral service at the Pentecostal Church on May 30, 2007. Interment was at the United Cemetery in Jackson's Cove. Pallbearers were her uncle, Wesley Budgell; brothers George, David, Dennis; Brother-in-law, Jeff and friend Alex. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Ken Goodyear and Marilyn Stuckless of Central Funeral Homes.
Though her smile is gone forever, And her hand we cannot touch, Still we have so many memories, Of the one we love so much; Her memory is our keepsake, With which we will never part, God has her in his keeping, We have her in our hearts. Leon and family.

ROWSELL, ERNEST W.
It is with great sadness that the families of the late Ernest W. Rowsell announce his passing at the Valley Vista Seniors Home in Springdale on May 29, 2007 at the age of 78. Ernest Rowsell was a member of the Rattling Brook United Church. Ernest Rowsell retired from farming in Rattling Brook. Predeceased by parents, Frederick and Asenath; brothers, Robert and Reginald Rowsell. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife, Wilhelmina; sons, Lorne (Joan) of Springdale, Ross (Helen), and Paul of Rattling Brook; daughter, Ada (Robert) of Roberts Arm. Also leaving to mourn sister, Stella Toms of King's Point; grandchildren, Angela, Richard, Annetta, Andrea, Dylan, Justin and Natayla; great-grandchildren, Sarah, Rebecca, Jordan, Morgan, Lauren, Owen, Hunter, Nolan, Thatcher and Andrew. Reverends Raymond Clouter, Russell Lodge and Barbara Noble conducted the funeral service at the Rattling Brook United Church on June 1, 2007. Interment was at the United Cemetery. Pallbearers were Richard Rowsell, Howard Toms, Dean Rowsell, Bryce Dawe, Gerald Pelley and Earl Foster. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Ken Goodyear and Marilyn Stuckless of Central Funeral Homes.

TULK, ERNEST BRAMWELL
It is with great sadness that the families of the late Ernest Bramwell Tulk announce his passing at the Central Nfld. Health Care Centre in Grand Falls-Windsor on May 31, 2007 at the age of 83. Ernest Tulk was a member of the Salvation Army. Ernest Tulk retired from fishing at the age of 65. Predeceased by: son, Wilbert and brother, Stanley. Left with fond and loving memories are: his wife, Clara; sons, Harold (Cavell) of Langdon's Cove, Eric (Audrey) of Silverdale; daughters, Evelyn Luff (Fred) of Nicky's Nose Cove, Edna Budgell (Gerald) of Langdon's Cove, Eileen Budgell (Cecil) of Nicky's Nose Cove, Elsie Batstone (Wesley) of Hamilton, Ontario, Marie Budgell (Wesley) of Langdon's Cove and Ada Matthews (Baxter) of King's Point. Also leaving to mourn: sisters, Vina Freake of Harry's Harbour and Rita Prowse of Bishop's Falls, 23 grandchildren, 26 great- grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Captains Joshua and Pauline Randall conducted the funeral service from the Salvation Army Church in Harry's Harbour on June 3, 2007. Interment was at the United Cemetery in Jackson's Cove. Pallbearers were Michael Budgell, Peter Budgell, Albert Tulk, Gregory Tulk, Jimmy Batstone and Collin MacKenzie. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Ken Goodyear and Marilyn Stuckless of Central Funeral Homes.

OLDFORD, STEPHEN CHESLEY
It is with great sadness that the families of the late Stephen Chesley Oldford announce his passing at the Valley Vista Seniors Home in Springdale on May 31, 2007 at the age of 81. Stephen Chesley Oldford was a member of St. Albans Church in Burnside, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by his parents, Augustus and Hilda Oldford. Left with fond and loving memories are: his brother, Augustus (wife Mabel) and sister, Dorothy Rose. Also leaving to mourn Butch (Jan), Derek, Gordon (Mary), Vern (Lorna), Kim (Wade) and great nephews and nieces. Reverend Mildred Tobin conducted the funeral service at Central Funeral Homes in Springdale on June 2, 2007. Interment was at the St. Albans Anglican Church Cemetery in Burnside. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Ken Goodyear and Marilyn Stuckless of Central Funeral Homes.

 

 

Page contributed by Alice Hoven

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.

JavaScript DHTML Menu Powered by Milonic

© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2016)

Hosted by
Chebucto Community Net

Your Community, Online!

NOTE:
You can search the entire NGB site
by using the [Google] search below.

Search through the whole site
[Recent] [Contacts] [Home]