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Extract of Obituaries For Those Who Died
Away from their Original Place of Birth
ABBOTT, Lloyd K.
(82) - Passed away peacefully on June
9, 2000 at Peace Arch Hospital. Survived by his loving wife Vera, son George
(Merrily) of White Rock, BC, daughters Judy (Laurie) Dauphinee of Red Deer,
AB, Rosamond Forrest of Bracebridge, ON, grandchildren Kerri (Kevin), Kelly,
Jonathan (Kimberly), Sarah, Heather, Laura, Elizabeth and great-grandchildren
Tyler and Paige. Last Post will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Crescent
Beach Branch, 2643 128th Street, Surrey, BC on Wednesday, June 14th at 3:00
p.m. Donations to the Peace Arch Hospital CAT Scan or the Heart and Stroke Foundation
would be appreciated. Victory Memorial Park Funeral Centre 604-536-6522.
ABBOTT, Reginald - Passed peacefully away at the
Intensive Care Unit, Health Sciences Center, on Thursday, September 7, 2000,
Reginald (Rex) Abbott, formerly of Bonavista, after a lengthy illness. Predeceased
by his parents: Isabella and Samson Abbott; mother and father-in-law: Hedley
and Mary Antle; five brothers and four sisters. Leaving to mourn with fond memories,
his loving wife Violet; special son Nelson; brother Edmund (Doris), Bonavista;
sisters: Amelia Durdle, Gertrude and Vivian Abbott, all of Bonavista; sister-in-law
Alice Abbott, Gander; brother-in-law Harvey Antle; sisters-in-law: Rita, Irene,
Sally (George), Phyllis, Rev. Florence (Paul); special sister-in-law Evelyn
(Lloyd); special nephews: Edmund and Cyril Durdle; speical niece Nola; other
nieces and nephews; special aunts: Doris Griffin and Julie Vokey, Markland;
also a large number of other relatives and friends. Special thank you to the
doctors, nurses and respiratory therapists at the Intensive Care Unit, Health
Sciences Center. Also thank you to the Rev. Karen Thorne. Resting at Barrett`s
Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Friday. Funeral Service
2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 9, 2000 from the United Church, Markland. Interment
to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Markland. No flowers by request. Donations
may be made to the Respiratory Research Health Sciences Center, United Church
Cemetery, Markland or a charity of one`s choice.
ACKERMAN, - PYE, Elizabeth- Passed away peacefully
on Thursday, January 13, 2000 at Loughton Essex, England, formerly from St.
John`s, Newfoundland, aged 87 years. Leaving to mourn brother Reg Pye (Jennie)
of St. John`s; three daughters: Carol Bennett, Mt. Pearl, Sally Reddington (Ray),
London, England, Elva Richardson (Clive), England; son George (Mary), Australia;
five grandsons: Mark, Paul, Keith, Stephen, England, James, Australia; four
granddaughters: Elizabeth, Catherine, Heather, Mt. Pearl, Nina, Australia, one
great-grandson Bradley, England. Also a large circle of friends and relatives
in Nfld. Cremation and services will take place at Harlow Essex, England at
a date to be arranged.
Joseph - Passed away at his home
in Manuels on April 28, 2000, at age 77 years. Leaving to mourn his children
Raymond and his wife Linda Alexander in Manuels; Rita Lanoie and her husband
Allen of Cambridge, Ont., Theresa Hall and her husband James of Guelph, Ont.,
Dorothy Alexander from Kingston, Ont., Albert Alexander of Bonavista Bay, Chris
Drake of Alberta and Deion Burke of St. John`s; 16 grandchildren: Stephen, Lisa
Stephanie, Renee, RJ, Timothy, Lesley, Darrel, Corey, Cherie, Crystal, Amanda,
Justin, Travis, Trisition, Natasha; great-grandchildren Brittany, Shavon, Alexandra,
Hayden, Ciera. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from
7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday; 2 p.m. - 10 p.m., Sunday and Monday; and 10 a.m.
to 2 p.m., Tuesday. Funeral service at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2000, from
Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully
accepted or donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic.
ALTICE, Mary Margaret - Passed away at St. Joseph`s
Hospital in Hamilton, Ontario on Friday, January 14th, 2000. Former resident
of St. John`s, Newfoundland. Loving mother of six daughters: Ruth Watson (Ross),
Barb Davidson, Dolores Baker, Jeanne Ryan (Marcel), Juanita Baryckyj (Brian)
Taylor and Pam Hogan; grandmother of 14 and great-grandmother of 13; dear sister
of Lilli Hearn. Predeceased by brothers: Mike and Cyril Hearn. Also leaving
behind a large circle of nieces and nephews. Cremation to take place. Private
family service. Arrangements with the L.G. Wallace Funeral Home, Hamilton, Ontario,
(905)544-1147. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society in lieu of flowers.
"We love you Mom."
ALYWARD, Leo J. - Aged 60 years. Formerly of Port
au Choix, longtime employee of FPI. Predeceased by his father Vergus in 1969.
Leaving to mourn his wife Elsie (Clarke); daughters: Juanita Lucas (Ken) and
Julie (Paul); granddaughter: Tessa; mother: Irene Alyward; brothers: Edmund
and Gerard (Sadie); sister: Mary; niece: Shirley; nephew: Edgar. Also other
relatives and friends. Special thank you to the staff on 2 East of the Hoyles
Escasoni Complex and Dr. K. Patel. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Lemarchant
Road on Saturday, February 5, from 7-10 p.m. and Sunday, February 6 from 10
a.m-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral service on Monday, February 7, 2000
from Caul`s Chapel at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers
gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Parkinsons
Foundation of Canada. "Ever remembered but never forgotten. We love you dad."
ARCHIBALD, Jean (nee
Power) - Passed away at
Etobicoke General Hospital on Sunday, March 19, 2000, age 79 years. Loving wife
of Albert (Woll Archibald). Predeceased by son Albert and brother Jack. Leaving
to mourn grandsons: Michael and Paul; sisters: Beth (Mrs. J. Sturgeon), Margaret
(Mrs. G. French), Helen (Mrs. D. Pike), Myra (Mrs. W. Nutter) and Marina (Mrs.
D. Gilchrist). Memorial to be held on Saturday, March 25, at 1 p.m. at Neivediut
Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society
or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
BADCOCK, Louise Marguerite - Louise Badcock died on
June 23, 2000 in Truro, Nova Scotia in her 88th year. She was born on March
7, 1913 in Lewisporte, Nfld., daughter of Robert William Manuel of Exploits,
Nfld. and Jessie Sophia (Reader) Manuel of Bloomfield, Bonavista Bay. After
attending Memorial College, she graduated from Dalhousie University with BSc,
and worked in Oxford, London and New York before returning to Newfoundland in
1946. She the married Wilfred Badcock of Bay Roberts and together they established
Humber Nurseries in Corner Brook, a business they operated until moving to Nova
Scotia in 1964. After some years in Wolfville, NS, and Montreal, they settled
in Truro, NS, where Louise was very active in a number of associations including
the Multicultural Association, the Hospital Auxiliary, the NDP, Amnesty International,
the local Council of Women, the Colchester East Hants Regional Library Book
Discussion Group, and the Teviot Group and Group of Seven, both refugee sponsorship
groups. In some of these associations she was active until the time of her death.
Louise`s husband and her elder sister Ella Manuel predeceased her. Family members
include her son Tim Babcock (Jakarta, Indonesia), daughter Christina Roy and
son-in-law Jean-Claude Roy (France); grandsons Paolo Babcock (Halifax) and Nicholas
Benedict (Toronto); nephews Antony Berger (Victoria, BC/Woody Point, Nfld.)
and Jonathan Berger (San Diego, CA); nieces Betty Ann Streeter (Toronto) and
Ruth Collins (Clarenville, Nfld.); sisters-in-law Phyllis Badcock (Clarenville),
Stella Payne (Winter Park, Florida) and Jean Gwinn (Marrero, Louisiana); cousins
Gwen Freake and Sadie Freake (Corner Brook) and Mallie Walters (St. John`s).
Louise also leaves a remarkable group of friends of all ages who cared deeply
for her and were a great source of pleasure and support. Louise`s wishes were
to be cremated, her ashes to be placed on the grave of her husband at East Stewiacke
Cemetery, and for her friends and family to gather at her home in Truro for
one last good time together. This will take place on Tuesday, July 11, 2000
at 3:00 p.m., and all those who loved her are invited to attend. Those who wish
to, may make a donation to Amnesty International or to Oxfam in Louise`s memory.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mattatall Funeral Home, Truro, N.S.
BADCOCK, Mary Jane
(nee Peddle) - Passed peacefully
away, in the presence of her husband, at her residence in Manuels, January 2,
2000, Mary Jane Badcock, age 72 years. Formerly of Mt. Scio Rd. Predeceased
by her four sisters: Theresa, Ethel, Lily and Patience. Leaving to mourn husband
Eric; two daughters: Margaret Goobie (George) and Barbara Caines (Tom); two
sons: Herb (Betty) and Eric Jr.; ten grandchildren: Andrea, Tony, Belinda, Dale,
Dawn, Nancy, Stephen, Amanda, Sara and Joshua; four great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law:
Tom Turpin, Bill Rose and Neil Power; sisters-in-law: Evelyn Badcock, Shirley
Butt (Bob); also survived by her aunt Ethel Blake residing in New York; a large
circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329
Freshwater Rd. Visitation from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday. Funeral Service
from All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap on Tuesday, January 4, 2000 at 2 p.m.
Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Dunshill Rd., Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully
accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetic Association.
BAETZEL, Roy Arthur - Passed away suddenly in St.
John`s, in his 68th year on Friday, May 19, 2000, Roy Arthur Baetzel, formerly
of Rochester, New York. Beloved husband of 47 years of Marjorie Doris (Noseworthy).
Loving father of only daughter Susan Lorraine. Leaving fond and loving memories.
Predeceased by his mother, Deloris (McCarthy) and father Marvin Baetzel of Rochester,
New York. Leaving to mourn his stepmother Lillian Baetzel, half sisters, Carol
Bentivegna and Patti Bradt, and brother John Prechtl; also, best friend, Anthony
Bugow, all of the United States. Roy leaves a large circle of relatives and
friends in Newfoundland. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will
be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 26, 2000 at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton
Ave. Donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment
and Research Foundation. "When I come to the end of the road, And the sun has
set for me, I want no nights in a gloom filled room, Why cry for a soul set
free. Miss me a little but not too long, And not with your heads bowed low,
Remember the love and the laughter we Shared, Miss me but let me go. For this
journey we all must make, And each must go alone, It`s all a part of the Master`s
plan, A step on the road to home. When you are lonely and sick at heart, Go
to friends we know, And bury your sorrow in doing good Deeds, Miss me but let
BAIRD, Donald - Passed peacefully away at the
Waterford Hospital, after a long battle with Alzheimers Disease, on Wednesday,
August 16th, 2000 Donald Baird, Seal Cove, formerly of Twillingate. Age 67 years.
Leaving to mourn his wife Hilda; 3 sons: Donald (friend Brenda), William (Sandra),
Gregory (Anita); and 1 daughter Sherry; 3 grandchildren: Amanda, Troy and Grace;
1 sister and 5 brothers; also nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives
and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews.
Visitation on Thursday and Friday 10-12, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 10-12
noon. Funeral to take place on Saturday, August 19th, at 2 p.m. at St. Peters
Church, Upper Gullies. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies. Flowers
gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association or
a charity of one`s choice. "Safe in the arms of Jesus."
BALDWIN, Aretha Mae - Holliston, Ma., 84, November
30, 1915 - October 12, 2000. She was born in Biscayne Cove, Cape St. Frances,
Newfoundland, Canada. She was the daughter of the late Emma Butt and Walter
Rose. She was the third of nine children and was predeceased by Sarah, Jane,
Ambrose, John and Clarence, all of Newfoundland. She leaves two brothers: Leonard
Rose of Everett, Ma. and Arthur Rose of Manuels, Newfoundland; and a sister
Laura Phyllis Critch of Revere, Ma. She leaves her husband of 58 years, Harold
Baldwin of Holliston, Ma. and two children: Linda Giarla of Holliston and Wayne
Baldwin of Essex, Ma. She also leaves five grandchildren: David, Giarla of Natick,
Ma., Robyn Giannozzi of Mendon, Scott Giarla of Jamaica Plain, Ma., Erika Baldwin
of Essex, Ma. and Connor Baldwin of Essex, Ma. She also leaves three great-grandchildren:
Jeremey Power of Natick, Ma., Alessia and Marco Giannozzi of Mendon, Ma. and
a new little great-grandchild due on Valentines Day. Mae, as family and friends
called her, came to the United States from Newfoundland in 1938. She married
Harold in 1942 and lived in Lynn, Ma. for 33 years. She was a member of The
Eastern Star and attended St. Stephens Episcopal Church in Lynn, Ma. She was
busy raising her family and active in all of St. Stephen`s functions. She also
worked at Wood Electric in Wakefield, Ma. for 15 years. In 1975 Mae and Harold
moved to the Mainlands in Pinellas Park, Florida where they lived for 22 years.
Mae was a member of the United Methodist Church there and active in Unit 3 Clubhouse
of the Mainlands. In 1997 she moved back to Massachusetts where she lived at
Mission Springs Elderly Housing in Holliston and is a beloved member of St.
Michael`s Episcopal Church, Holliston, Ma. In 1998 Mae was diagnosed with ALS
or Lou Gehrig`s Disease and fought a hard, brave battle with the disease. She
spent the last 4 months at Mary Ann Morse Nursing Home in Natick, and she was
happy to go home to God. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, October 16th
at 11:00 a.m. at St. Michael`s Episcopal Church, Highland St., Holliston. The
Rev Christine Witticker will officiate. Cremation will follow. Calling hours
at the Chesmore Funeral Home, 854 Washington St,. Route 16, Holliston, will
be Sunday from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Donations in Mrs. Baldwin`s memory may be made
to either the Metro West Hospice, 85 Lincoln St., Framingham, Ma. 01702 or ALS
Association, 7 Lincoln St., Wakefield, Ma 01880.
BALL, Janet (Peyton) - Passed away at the Dr. Hugh
Twomey Health Care Centre, Botwood on Saturday, April 29, 2000 Janet Ball (Peyton).
Janet was born in Burnt Arm on May 5, 1907. Predeceased by husband Ambrose in
1981 and sister Sarah Young in 1996. Left to mourn, one sister Ella (Ben) Knight
of Sauble Beach, Ontario; 4 nephews: Owen (Ann) Young, Grand Falls-Windsor,
Roy (Pamela) Young, Corner Brook, Perc (Carol) Knight, Bradford, Ontario, Owen
(Phylis) Langdon, Halifax, Nova Scotia; 4 nieces: Janet (Bill) Evans, Sandy
Point, Josephine Lewis, Mississauga, Ontario, Verna Butt, Botwood, Daphine (Jack)
Edison, Lewisporte; and several other relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements
by Botwood Funeral Home, Botwood. Funeral was held on Monday, May 1st at 2:00
p.m. from Trinity United Church, Botwood. Pallbearers were Owen Young, Roy Young,
Dennis Butt, Barry Butt, Robert Young and Jeffrey Young.
BARRON, Rhoda - Passed peacefully away on May
23, 2000, in her 90th year. Formerly of St. Joseph`s, Placentia Bay. Predeceased
by three sisters: Alice, Minnie and Elizabeth; three brothers: Lawrence, John
and Fergus. Leaving to mourn sisters: Maude Picco at Freshwater and Margaret
Lake at Rushoon; brother Peter Barron at Freshwater and a large circle of relatives
and friends. Funeral and interment on Thursday, May 25 in Toronto.
BARTLETT, Anita (nee
Crawley) - Formerly of Holyrood.
Passed peacefully away, surrounded by her children, at her residence on Wednesday,
August 23rd, in her 75th year. Dear mother of Bonita Quinlan of Tweed, Terry
(and Paul) Saulnier of Ottawa, Sharon (and Charles) Marlowe of Oshawa, Gail
Malloy of Port Hope, Deborough (and Orvil) Goulah of Tweed, Paul (and Faith)
Bartlett of Consecon, and Robert (and Sylvia) Bartlett of Penetanguishene. Always
loved and remembered by her grandchildren: Jimmy, Bobby, Tara, Monique, Michelle,
Adrienne, Megan, Stefanie, Shannon, Aaron, Courtney, Jamie and Pamela. Dear
sister of Alma Murphy of Paradise, Marlene O`Brien, Brendan Crawley of Holyrood
and Blanche Emmons of Oshawa, ON. Predeceased by sisters: Vera Crawley, Bernice
Thornton, Barbara Dory; and brother Leonard Crawley. Mrs. Bartlett will rest
at the Cassidy Funeral Home, Tweed, on Thursday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be
celebrated at 10:00 a.m. at St. Edmunds Church, Stoco, on Friday, August 25th,
2000. Cremation to follow.
BASHA, Winnifred - Passed peacefully away at the
Chancellor Park on October 18, 2000 age 95. Predeceased by her husband, Senator
M.G. Basha and daughter Yvonne Belanger. Survived by her son Michael (Mary)
and daughter Joan (Brian); seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
At the request of the family, a private service will be held and interment to
take place in Ottawa.
BAXTER, Mrs. Katherine
Georgiana (nee Morris) - Born May 26, 1912
in St. John`s, NF, died June 10, 2000 in Brantford, Ont. Educated at Memorial
and McGill Universities, and formerly a resident of St. Lambert, Quebec, she
was predeceased by her brother, Pilot Officer David Gordon Morris (June 9, 1942),
and her husband, Dr. Robert G. Baxter (January 1996). She is survived be her
sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Pearce of Ottawa, and her sons; David Gordon (Dusty,
with daughters Evalon and Willow), Dr. John William Morris (Penny), James Durward
Falconer (Brenda), and Robert George Harwell. Georgie will be sadly missed by
her grandchildren Andrew, Oliver, Erica, Megan, and John. A memorial service
will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 25, 2000 at the Central Presbyterian
Church, Brantford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Memorial University
(Kevin Smith at 709-737-4354) or the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation (709-753-8521).
(Fry) - 65, of 10 Great Bay Drive,
died Wednesday, April 5, 2000 at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. Born
March 4, 1934, in St. John`s, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of Charles
and Blanche (Moss) Fry. She attended schools in St. John`s. She was employed
at Portsmouth High School in the cafeteria for many years. She was a member
of the Greenland Community Congregational Church in Greenland where she enjoyed
many of the women`s activities. She was the wife of Henry Beekmann for 47 years.
In addition to her husband, survivors include a son, Michael H. Beekmann of
Newmarket; two daughters: Valerie A. Hertzog of McGuire AFB, N.J. and Joanne
L. Brackett of Greenland; seven grandchildren: Amanda Beekmann, Vanessa Rose
Hertzog, Courtney Hertzog, John Brackett, Samuel Brackett, Emily Brackett and
Daniel Brackett; two brothers: Maxwell Fry and William Fry, both of Newfoundland;
two sisters: Pearl Martin and Olive Smith, both of Newfoundland; and many nieces
and nephews. She was predeceased by a granddaughter, Amelia Rose Brackett and
three brothers: James Fry, Charles Fry and Harvey Fry.
Henry - Main Brook, Nfld., born
in Cape Onion. It is with great sadness that the family of Lawrence Bessey announce
his passing on March 17, 2000 at the Hoyles Home, St. John`s, at the age of
87. Predeceased by wife Irene (Patey) Bessey; son Chesley; grandson Kurben Brown;
sons-in-law; Kevin White and John Brown; brothers: Rueben, Charles, William
and Chesley; sisters: Adelaide, Lucy, Blanche. He will be sadly missed by his
six sons and five daughters: Melvin (Ruby), Fort McMurray, AB, Muriel White,
St. Georges, Nfld., Marcia Brown, Fort McMurray, AB, Edna Reid, Penticton, BC,
Noel (Ruth), Fort McMurray, AB, Eldon (Susan), St. John`s, Nfld., Woodrow (Jackie),
Botwood, Nfld., Joan (Don), St. John`s, Nfld., Carl (Dianne), Mount Pearl, Nfld.,
Catherine (Len), Mount Pearl, Nfld., Keith (Pearl), Fort McMurray, AB; thirty-four
grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; other family and friends. As expressions
of sympathy, donations may be made to the United Church, Main Brook, Nfld. A0K
3N0. Funeral Service will take place from the United Church, Main Brook on March
20 at 2:00 p.m. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre`s Funeral Home,
BEST, Duncan Peter - Passed peacefully away in the
presence of his loving family at Henderson Hospital, Hamilton, Ont., Duncan
Peter Best in his 58th year. Leaving to mourn wife Roslyn (nee Kelloway), children
Rochelle (Doug), Douglas (Lori), Robyn (Jay), and three grandchildren: Charles,
Curtis and Sarah, all of Hamilton; brothers Fred (Lorraine), Wilson (Sheila)
and Ben (Linda) of St. John`s and a large circle of family and friends. At Duncan`s
request, cremation has taken place in Hamilton. Donations in his memory may
be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. "We do not remember days, We remember
BILTON, Mildred Mary - Following a brief illness, passed
peacefully away on Sunday, January 16, 2000, age 91 years. Predeceased by her
husband, James H. Bilton, in 1988. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories,
her daughter Carol (Wayne) Burry; her granddaughter Leslie (Patrick) Kennedy;
her great-grandchildren: Jamie and Caroline Kennedy, all of St. John`s, NF;
and her grandson James Bilton Burry (Juanita Bruff), Halifax, NS; as well as
other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place with inurnment in Regina,
SK, at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Tubman Funeral Homes.
BOREN, Lucy (Petten) - Passed peacefully away at Rossville,
Georgia USA on June 4th, 2000 in her 70th year. Predeceased by husband William
Nov/95, Parents Henry & Jessie Petten, and Brother Wilson Petten. Leaving
to mourn one daughter Cheryl (Mike) Bennett, two sons, Gregory (Cathy) &
William. Six Grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; six sisters Joan
Jefford, Mary Porter; Twin Sister Laura Butler (Leslie), Violet Barnes (Ted),
Jessie Sherman (Gary) NY; Evelyn Dunn (Larry) NS, seven brothers Wallace (Dot),
Leslie (Nellie); Stanley (Margaret) ON, Isaac (Lean), Henry (Jean), Hayden (June),
George (Alma), Sister-in-law Jean Petten, as well as a large number of nieces
& nephews and a large circle of relatives & friends. Resting at Wilson
& Sons Funeral Home, Cloud Springs Rd, 4th Oglethape, Georgia USA. Funeral
to take place on Wednesday, June 7th, 2000. A special Memorial Service to be
held at All Saint`s Church, Foxtrap Wednesday, June 7, 2000 at 3:30 p.m. In
lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
BOUCHARD, Francis - Born June 30th, 1945, passed
away peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, February 7, 2000. Francis
Bouchard, age 54 years. Predeceased by his father Raymond; brothers: Raymond
and Robert. Leaving to mourn wife Emmie Codner; daughters: Karena and Regina;
sons: Ronnie and Ray; three grandchildren; mother Edith; three sisters: Raymonde,
Francine, Linza; five brothers: Bernice, Johnny, Christian, Donald and Michael;
special aunt and uncle Patricia and Angelo; also many other relatives and friends.
Upon his request, cremation has taken place. Funeral Services to take place
BOYD, William Donald - Corner Brook, NF. (Formerly
of St. Anthony). March 30, 1920 - April 4, 2000. Passed peacefully away on Tuesday,
April 4, 2000 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in the presence of his
family, WILLIAM DONALD BOYD at the age of 80. He will be sadly missed by his
wife Elizabeth (Betty); daughters: Joan Whitton, Connie (Foster) Lamswood; grandchildren:
Tara (Jeff) Gillam, Donald (Darlene) Whitton, Scott (Sherri McNeil) Lamswood,
Mark (Susan Squarey) Lamswood, Jeff Lamswood; great-grandchildren: Kristen and
Kaitlynn Gillam, Alex Whitton, Jaime and Ryan McNeil-Lamswood; step-brother
Jack (Effie) Bridger; step-sisters: Grace Ollerhead, Marie (William) Simms,
Bernice (Hedley) Lush, Louise Hedderson; brother-in-law William Pardy; sisters-in-law:
Flora Hancock, Olive Smith, Grace (Raymond) Squires, Judith Brittain, Margaret
Pardy, Kathleen Pardy; and a large number of relatives and friends. He was predeceased
by his mother Minnie Bridger in 1981; son-in-law Bramford Whitton in 1988; grandson
Terry Lorne Whitton in 1966. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, April
7th at 2:00 p.m. from The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Main Street,
Corner Brook, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may
visit Fillatre`s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Ave., Wednesday from 7-9, Thursday
from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Restoration Fund.
BRAZIL, Gary Jerome - Passed away tragically as the
result of a helicopter crash on Wednesday, May 10, 2000, Gary Jerome Brazil
of Torbay, formerly of Botwood, age 39 years. Leaving to mourn his loving and
devoted wife, Denise (Molloy), one son Ryan, age six, one daughter Karlee, age
three; his loving parents Gerald and Yvonne Brazil of Torbay, formerly of Botwood;
sister Debbie (husband Dennis Insley), their son Kris, of Nova Scotia; brother
Duane (wife Candy), and their children Erin and Sara, of Nova Scotia; brother
Rodney (girlfriend Jennifer Mercer), of Alberta; his loving parents-in-law Jim
and Pauline Molloy, Torbay; brothers-in-law Scott Molloy (wife Lee Ann), their
children Niamh and Ashleen, Jim Molloy (special friend Kumiko Takahashi); many,
many special uncles, aunts and cousins. Will be sadly missed by many co-workers
at the Coast Guard-helicopter section; also by many, many friends near and far.
Memorial Service for Gary will be held Monday, May 22, 2000, at 2 p.m. at Holy
Trinity Church, Torbay. Flowers gratefully accepted at the church.
(Bert) Kitchener - Passed peacefully
away at Hoyles-Escasoni on December 31, 1999, Wilbert Kitchener Bridger, age
83 years. Born January 20, 1916 in Brighton, Newfoundland. Predeceased by parents
George and Priscilla, brothers Pearce and Dexter, sisters Fanny and Lily. Leaving
to mourn with cherished memories, his loving wife Meta (nee Greenham); daughters:
Loretta Roper (Edgar), Kay Whitten (Stephen); sons: George (Stacey), Oslo (Tana)
and Clyde; grandchildren: Mark, Susan and Philip Whitten, Nicole Roper, Rhonda
Bridger (U.S.A.); brothers-in-law: Wilbur, Otto (Nellie), Fred (Evelyn), Harold
(May) and Frank (Verbena); sisters-in-law: Ruby Greenham, Sadie Stockley (Roy)
and Florence Greenham; many nephews, nieces and a large circle of relatives
and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation
from 6-10 p.m. Saturday, 10-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Sunday, 10-12 noon
Monday. Funeral service from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue on Monday,
January 3, 2000 at 2 p.m. Interment in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh
Road. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations in his memory may be made to
the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue. "Safe in the arms of Jesus."
Patrick (Pat) - Passed peacefully
away at Scarborough, Ontario, on Sunday, October 15, 2000, formerly of Grate`s
Cove. Predeceased by parents Agnes and Daniel, brothers John, Tom and Ron, sisters
Lucy and Nell. Left to mourn wife Sophie, children Ron, John and Sharon and
five grandchildren; sister-in-law Vera Broderick, St. John`s; four nieces, one
nephew in Newfoundland. Burial took place Wednesday, October 18, in Scarborough,
Ontario. Rest In Peace.
BROWN, Cherry Alice,
BSc (nee Maunder) - Of St. John`s,
Newfoundland. Peacefully on July 1, 2000 at St. Louis de Montfort Hospital,
in her 80th year. Cherished wife and best friend of Bill (William C., NRC retired);
and loving mother of Allan (Kathy), Carol (John Stairs), Don (Lorraine) and
Ross (Toni). Beloved grandmother of Matthew, Christopher, Lisa and Emily Stairs;
Jeffrey, Jennifer and Andrew Brown; and Victoria and Alexander Tothill-Brown.
Predeceased by her brother John Maunder of St. John`s; and lovingly remembered
by her sister-in-law Ruth Maunder; nephews: John (Susan) and Jim (Diane), nieces:
Alice (Don Heale) and Margaret, and families. Dear niece of Alice (Lallie) Gathman
of Sarasota, Florida. Friends are invited to call at Hulse, Playfair & McGarry,
St. Laurent Chapel, 1200 Ogilvie Road, on Wednesday, July 5 from 2-4 p.m. and
7-9 p.m. Memorial Service will be held at Rothwell United Church, 42 Sumac Street,
Gloucester, on Thursday, July 6 at 11:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Capital
Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, In Memoriam donations to the Heart and
Stroke Foundation or to Memorial University, St. John`s, Newfoundland, would
be sincerely appreciated.
BROWN, Fred - 61, of Halifax died May 1, 2000
at Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center, V.G. Site. Born in Swift Current,
Saskatchewan, he was a son of the late Joseph and Jennie (Saunderson) Brown.
Fred was well known in the oil and gas industry in Alberta, Newfoundland, Nova
Scotia and Texas and was affectionately known as "Downtown Freddy Brown". He
was an avid golfer and a former member of Ashburn Golf Club. He is survived
by his wife the former Joyce Schmick; daughters Patti Ford, Halifax, Traci Pernarowski,
Winnipeg; son Paul, Halifax; brothers Jack, Saskatchewan; Bill, Alberta; Doug,
Saskatchewan; sisters: Betty Allison, Portland, Oregon; Jean Kenzie, Kelowna,
BC; four grandchildren, Jennifer, Kyle, Courtney and Justin; father-in-law Henry
Schmick; brother-in-law and sister-in-law George and Caroline Olive. He is also
survived by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother Arthur.
He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Cremation has taken place,
a memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday in the J.A. Snow Funeral, 2666
Windsor Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer
Society would be appreciated.
BROWN, Keith Douglas
(Bruno) - Age 40. Passed
away tragically in Montreal on February 8, 2000. Leaving to mourn his loss,
besides his immediate family in Montreal, Fort Erie and Torbay; a large circle
of relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service has
taken place in Fort Erie. Donations in Keith`s memory may be made to a charity
of one`s choice.
BROWNE, Patrick Isadore - Of Long Harbour (formerly
of Bar Haven). Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on
April 2, 2000 at the age of 89 years. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories,
wife Mary; daughters: Marguerite Greene (Tom), Mary Bennett (Ambrose); sons:
Raymond (Rita), Frank (Phyllis), Jack (Theresa), Pat (Karen); fifteen grandchildren;
brother Edward; sisters: Margaret Grace, Agnes Hickey, Maude Browne, Laura Mulrooney;
brother-in-law Jack Brennan, St. Brides; also leaving to mourn a large circle
of relatives and friends. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Funeral
Mass from St. Jeromes Church, Long Harbour on Wednesday, April 5 at 11 A.M.
Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road, St. John`s.
BUDDEN, Sgt. Gary - At London Health Sciences Centre,
Westminster Campus on Tuesday, April 4th, 2000, Sgt. Gary Budden of London,
in his 52nd year. Beloved husband of Barb Dressel-Budden. Loving father of Shauna,
Zachary and Suzannah. Dear brother of Judy Budden of Ottawa and Kevin Budden
of Glovertown, Newfoundland. Visitation will be held in the Westview Funeral
Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North (2 blocks north of Oxford St.) on Wednesday
from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Metropolitan
United Church, 468 Wellington Street, on Thursday, April 6th at 3:00 p.m. Pastor
Stephen Gross of Redeemer Lutheran Church officiating. Cremation. Memorial contributions
to Bethany`s Hope Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged.
BULBROOK, Ruby - Passed away at the Elizabeth
Bruyere Palliative Care Unit, Ottawa, Ont. on March 1, 2000 after a courageous
battle with cancer, Ruby Bulbrook, age 72 years, formerly Ruby Strickland of
Rencontre West, Nfld. Leaving to mourn her husband Robert, son Scott (Karen),
daughter Deborah (James Pinard), four grandchildren, one brother Sam Strickland
(Betty), Mount Pearl, Nfld., four sisters Naomi Courtney (Albert), Dartmouth,
N.S., Amelia Strickland, Springdale, Nfld., Laura Strickland (Fred), Milltown,
Nfld., Betty Buffett (James), Ottawa, Ont., one brother-in-law John Bulbrook,
Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C. Funeral service will be held Monday, March 6th.
from the Anglican Church of the Resurrection. Interment at Capital Memorial
BURSELL, Sydney - Passed peacefully away in Toronto,
after a brief illness, October 13, 2000, in his 84th year. Predeceased by wife
Martha. Leaving to mourn son Cyril (Barbara); brother Frederick, Torbay and
sister Olive Mercer, St. John`s. Cremation has taken place.
BURT, Richard Claude - At St. Mary`s Hospital on Monday,
April 17, 2000, 76 years of age. Richard Burt, loving husband of the late Ruby
Burt (nee Hillier). Dear father of Roger, wife Vivian, Kitchener, Gordon, wife
Gerry, Cambridge, Dale, wife Peggy, Kitchener, Richard, wife Kim, Kitchener,
Ivy Rice, husband Cluny Green, Newfoundland, Pansy Hart, husband Alex, Kitchener,
Peggy Charest, husband Andy, Diane Moser, husband Dan, Kitchener, Roxanne Rebelo,
Kitchener and Loretta Burt, Kitchener. Fondly remembered by one sister, Ivy
Borden, Newfoundland. Sadly missed by 26 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
Predeceased by one daughter Helen; and his parents: Wellesley and Maude Burt.
Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral
Home & Chapel, 51 Benton at Church St., Kitchener, 742-4481, today (Wednesday)
from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Transfer will be made on Thursday, April 20, 2000 at 11
a.m. to the International Gospel Centre, 35 Charles St. E., Kitchener for a
funeral service at 1 p.m., Rev. Mark Emmerson officiating. Interment Memory
Gardens, Breslau. Donations to the International Gospel Centre Mission Fund,
35 Charles St. E., Kitchener, N2G 2P3, would be appreciated as expressions of
sympathy by the family.
CAMERON, (nee Fearn)
Eleanor McLean - of Victoria, B.C.,
passed away the morning of June 12, 2000 at home after a battle with cancer.
Born on May 28, 1921 in St. John`s, NF, and moved to Victoria in 1945. Eleanor
will be sadly missed by her sister, Madaline Fisher and her many nieces, nephews
and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, D`Alton Cameron in 1974, her
father, Percy Fearn (1985), brothers Frank (1986) and Basil (1992), her mother,
Alice (Tulk) Fearn (1989) , and her twin sister Dorothy Burton (1989). At her
request there will be no service. If desired, donations in Eleanor`s memory
may be made to the Cancer Clinic at the Royal Jubilee Hospital.
CANTWELL, - CAMARDO, Mary Philomenia (Kavanagh)-
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, April 25, 2000 at South Pasadena, Florida,
Mary Philomenia Kavanagh formerly of Bell Island & St. John`s. Predeceased
by Clifford Cantwell 1995. Leaving to mourn her husband Angelo Joseph Camardo,
South Pasadena, Florida, her son Wayne (Patricia) Cantwell, St. John`s, daughters:
Sharon (Carlson) Driscoll, St. John`s & Carla (Garry) Thoms, Lower Sackville,
Nova Scotia. Seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Also sisters:
Madelaine Parsons, North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Elizabeth Fitzgerald & Kathleen
Hawco both of Ontario and a large number of family and friends. A Catholic service
followed by cremation will take place from Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, St.
Petersburg, Florida. A Memorial Service will be arranged in St. John`s by the
family & details will be announced at a later date. In her memory contributions
may be made to the Alzheimer`s Society or a charity of one`s choice.
CANTWELL, - CAMARDO, Mary Philomenia (Kavanagh)
- In loving memory of Mary Philomena (Kavanagh) Cantwell-Camardo who passed
away April 25, 2000 at South Pasadena, Florida. Dearly missed by her family
and friends. A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, August 2, 2000 at 7:30
p.m. from St. Pius X.
CAREY, Geraldine - Age 68 (former resident of Witless
Bay) passed away in Grand Falls, New Brunswick, Saturday, December 16, 2000.
Leaving to mourn her daughter Cathy Ann Woodman and family in Alberta, one brother
John Carey, Witless Bay and a large circle of relatives.
CAREW, Peter - Passed peacefully away on November 4, 2000, Peter Carew, 83 years at Espanola, Ontario, formerly of Admiral`s Cove, Cape Broyle. Predeceased by mother and father Patrick and Mary Ellen Carew. Left to mourn wife Josephine; son Gerry and family; daughter Justina and family; brother William; sisters: Anne Jackman and Elizabeth Aspell.November 11, 2000
CARRUTHERS, Mary - Lynn (nee Folliott)- Employee
of Statistics Canada. Peacefully, surrounded by her family on April 17, 2000
at the age of 55 years. Mary-Lynn, loving mother of Chandra (Paul Tyson) and
Stacey. Survived by her mother Vera Folliott. Special friend and companion of
Gerry Armstrong. Cherished grandmother of Kayla Tyson. Predeceased by father
William Charles Folliott and brother Charlie. Friends may call at the Westboro
Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, Ottawa, on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday
from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Matthias Anglican
Church, on Thursday at 11 a.m. Cremation. Those wishing may make a memorial
donation to the Hospice at May Court, 114 Cameron Avenue, Ottawa, ON, K1S 0X1.
Special thanks to all of the wonderful people who cared for Lynn and her family
throughout her battle with cancer.
Frances - After a lengthy
illness on Sunday, September 17, 2000 at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.
Gertrude (Purcell) Chartrand, beloved mother of Brent, Gerry, Ann, Susan, Caroline,
Janis, Derrick, David and Randy. Dear sister of Marge Clarke of Montreal and
Ann Purcell and the late Edward Purcell, both of St. John`s. Lovingly remembered
by her many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends. Visitation
at the Kopriva Taylor Community Funeral Home, 64 Lakeshore Road West, Oakville,
Ontario from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Wednesday, September
20, 2000 at St. Michaels Church, 181 Sewell Drive, Oakville. Interment Trafalgar
Lawn Cemetery. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the Princess
Margaret Hospital, 610 University Avenue, P.O. Box 20350, STN. BRM B, Toronto,
ON M7Y 3R1.
CHAYTOR, Owen - Passed peacefully away May 19,
2000 at Central Suffolk Hospital, Riverhead, NY, Owen Chaytor in is 101st year.
Predeceased by wife Mildred (1970); mother and father, Eliza and Job Chaytor;
brothers: Cyril, William, Raymond, Roland; sister Pleasant Sampson, formerly
of Flat Island, Bonavista Bay. Leaving to remember his long and happy life,
sister Malvina (Eli) Hiscock at Glenbrook Lodge, St. John`s; along with nieces
and nephews in Newfoundland. Active for many years in church life at the Bible
Protestant Church in Mastic, Long Island, NY. Owen will be missed by his church
family who were with him when he recently celebrated his 100th birthday. A special
thank you is extended to his good neighbour, Jen Colon, who lovingly supported
him during the days after his fall. Funeral services were held on May 21st at
Bible Protestant Church.
CLARKE, Allan E. - (Formerly of Dunfield, Trinity Bay). Passed peacefully away at the
Complex on August 26, 2000. Allan Clarke, aged 64 years. Predeceased by his
parents and sister Jackie. Leaving to mourn his loving wife and special friend
Lillian (Stokes); daughters: Cindy Carew (Gary), Beverley Somerton (Allan);
sons: Allan Wayne (Beeze), David; grandchildren: Melissa, Terry, Bradley, Matthew
and Dylan; sisters: Maude, Louie, Pheobe, Ruby, Gloria and their families. Arrangements
to be announced. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke
Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328
CLARKE, Hon. George
William Clarke - Passed peacefully
away at his home in St. John`s on Monday, October 9, 2000, The Honourable George
W. Clarke Q.C., in his 90th year. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Amelia
Clarke of Carbonear and his younger brother Max. Leaving to mourn his loving
wife of 62 years, Frances A. Clarke C.M. (nee Penney); sons: Lionel (Beverley)
and Donald (Hazel); sister Etta Carlson; beloved grandchildren: Lori, Thomas
and Sean; cherished great-grandchild Cyrus; nephews, nieces, other relatives
and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday
from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.,
and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Thursday,
October 12, 2000 at 2 p.m. from Gower Street United Church with interment to
follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
in his memory may be made to the C.N.I.B.
CLEARY, Jerome "Boney" - Passed away July 2, 2000
at the age of 65. Born in St. John`s, he resided in Federal Way, Washington
for the past 39 years. He will be dearly missed by his wife June (Carberry);
sons: Brian, Stephen and Chris; eight grandchildren; brothers: Bill (Mary),
Pat (Nora), Mike (Arlie); sisters: Philomena Mitchell (William), Frances Duffy
(Leo), Gertrude Hutchings (Robert), Florence Davis (Greg), Barbara D`Aoust and
Janet Cleary; a dear aunt, Anne McGrath; nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.
A celebration of his life was held at Twin Lakes Country Club in Washington
on Friday, July 7. In lieu of flowers, any donations will be dedicated to a
Memorial in Jerome`s name.
CLOUSTON, Maud (Neal) - Formerly of St. John`s, Mrs.
Clouston died peacefully in Montreal, Quebec on June 14, 2000, in her 105th
year. Beloved wife of the late A. Roy Clouston, also from St. John`s and loving
mother of Ross (Brenda Kerson) of Osprey, Florida, George (Isabel Gow Clarke)
of Shawville, Quebec and Joan (Bert) Hollingsworth of Vaudreuil, Quebec. She
also leaves to mourn her eight grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.
In keeping with her wishes, there will be no visitation. A private family service
will be held. Burial of ashes will take place at a later date. Arrangements
entrusted to Lakeshore Cardinal Funeral Home, Dorval, Quebec.
CLOUTER, Ethel May
(nee Mulley) - Passed away at
Agnes Pratt Nursing Home in St. John`s on Sunday, July 2, 2000, Ethel May Clouter
of Elliston, in her 97th year. Predeceased by her husband Lewis Albert in 1973;
and last surviving sibling John Wallace (Jack) Mulley of Victoria, British Columbia,
in 1996. Left with fond and loving memories are daughter Margaret Grace, St.
John`s; sons: Albert Horatio (Dianna), Toronto and Maynard John (Eleanor), St.
John`s; grandchildren: Jayne McLean (Stuart), London, Ontario, Nancy Hiscock
and Jennifer Clouter, St. John`s, Jonathan Clouter, Ottawa and Matthew Clouter,
Calgary; great-granddaughter Jessica Hiscock, St. John`s; and a devoted circle
of relatives and friends. _Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave.
Visitation and Funeral Service to be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2000 from Barrett`s
Chapel. Times to be announced at a later date. Donations in her memory may be
made to the Elliston United Church. "I heard the voice of Jesus say Come unto
me and rest."
COADY, Gerald Francis
Michael - Suddenly, in the
early morning light, on Friday, May 5, 2000. Gerald passed through, surrounded
by Irma, his bride of 44 years; his sons: Timothy, Christopher and Michael,
and their wives: Arlana (Sheardown), Jan (Hewitt) and Brenda (Charest). Grandpa
to Cheston, Hayden, Devon and Elizabeth. Gerald was a beloved husband, Father,
Grandfather, Brother, Uncle and Friend. Dad`s life was dedicated to providing
harmony in the lives of everyone he knew. He loved to laugh and unfortunately
never shied away from telling any of the thousand bad jokes he knew, whenever
he felt it was necessary, which was often. He enjoyed his home and garden, and
loved when we were all together as family. His proudest moments were in the
marriages, births and graduation of his children and grandchildren. Born May
8, 1934 in St. John`s, Newfoundland to Thomas and Anne Coady (Lambert), part
of a family that included 5 brothers and 8 sisters. Gerald embodied all the
hospitality, dignity and humility that Newfoundlanders are famous for. He was
a proud Newfoundlander and returned often to visit friends and family. In 1956
Gerald married Irma (Sandmann) in Vancouver before settling in Burnaby to raise
his family. He worked for the Burnaby School Board for many years before retiring
in 1998. He taught us well. He loved us a lot. We miss him deeply. Funeral Mass
to be celebrated Thursday, May 11th at 11 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales, Father
Gary Franken Celebrant, 6610 Balmoral, Burnaby. In lieu of flowers, donations
to the charity of your choice.
COFFEY, James Joseph - At York County Hospital, Newmarket,
Ontario, on Saturday, January 8, 2000, in his 87th year. James Coffey of Sharon,
Ontario. Beloved husband of the late Gertrude (nee Crawford); and dear father
of Brian and his wife Shelley of Lethbridge, Alberta, James Jr. and his wife
Mary of Chesley, John and his wife Marjorie of Sharon, Thomas of Guelph, Mary
Anne and her husband Bruce Herridge of Newmarket and father-in-law of Marian
Coffey of Newmarket. He will be lovingly remembered by his seventeen grandchildren;
dear brother of Mary Cahill and Annie Penney, both of St. John`s, Nfld. Funeral
Mass will be held at St. Elizabeth Seton Church, Newmarket, Ontario on Wednesday
at 11 a.m. followed by cremation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Roadhouse
and Rose Funeral Home, 157 Main Street South, Newmarket, Ontario, L3Y 3Y9, (905)895-6631.
COFIELD, Hubert F. - Passed suddenly away Saturday,
May 13, 2000 at his home in Cold Lake, Alberta, Hubert F. Cofield, age 62, formerly
of St. John`s. Predeceased by parents Frank and Nellie. Leaving to mourn wife
Betty; 1 daughter Kim (Dave) Hallick; grandchildren: Tyler and Krysten; 2 brothers:
Reg (Jean), Calgary, Alberta, Bill (Minnie), St. John`s; 1 sister Shirley (Gerry)
Sorensen, Halifax; also a number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and
friends. Funeral on Thursday, May 18 in Cold Lake, Alberta.
COLE, Mary A. - Passed peacefully away at Sarnia
General Hospital on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2000. Mary A. Cole (nee Murphy), formerly
of Colliers, in her 93rd year. Predeceased by husband William; sons: John and
Ron; and daughter Elizabeth. Left to mourn son William, Sarnia, Ontario; daughter-in-law
Mary Cole, St. John`s; special friends: Christine and Cyril Tobin and family,
St. John`s, and Marian; as well as many other relatives and friends both in
St. John`s and in Colliers. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Visitation
Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 8th,
2000 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers
(Connie) - Suddenly at her
home in Ontario, on Thursday, November 2, 2000 in her 35th year. Connie leaves
to mourn her children, Theya, Kyle and Alysa; her parents Doris and Gerard Coleman;
her brothers Joseph and his wife Terry, their children Tyler and Travis, Gerard
Jr. and his wife Leann and daughter Lindsey, and Edward. Connie will always
be remembered by all her family and friends. Friends may call at Giffen-Mack
Danforth Chapel, 2570 Danforth Avenue in Toronto. Saturday 7-9 p.m., Sunday
2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service in the chapel Monday 10 a.m. Interment
Pine Hill Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario.
Mary - Passed peacefully away
on January 25, 2000, in Leicester, England, after a brief illness. Predeceased
by her husband Dr. William Collingwood. Leaving to mourn son John; daughter
Anne Smith (Philip) and son James; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral to take place in England at a later date.
COLLINS, James Patrick - 78, Mulgrave, Guysborough
Co., died Saturday, September 9, 2000, in St. Martha`s Regional Hospital, Antigonish.
Born in st. Ann`s, Nfld., he was a son of the late James and Bridget (Miller)
Collins. He was a member of St. Lawrence Parish, Mulgrave. He was a retired
fisherman employed by National Sea Products, Canso, retiring as a mate on the
Canso Trawlers. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and his two little dogs. He will
be sadly missed by his family and friends. Surviving are daughters: Doreen (Pat)
Fougere, Canso, Mary, Enfield; sons: James (Linda), Mulgrave, Donald (Robin),
Edmonton, Alta.; sister, Frances (John) Pomeroy, Pleasant Hill; brothers: Gerald
(Joan) Mulgrave, Raymond (Evelyn), Ontario, Felix (Janet), Don and Vince, all
of St. John`s, Nfld., Leonard and Brandon (Mary), all of Placentia, Nfld.; grandchildren:
Tanya, Lisa, Jennifer, Savanna, Brandon and Amanda. He was predeceased by his
wife, the former Kathleen Ryan; son Gerald in fancy; grandsons, Glenn Allen
in infancy; sister Helen; two sisters in infancy. Funeral Mass was held at St.
Lawrence Roman Catholic Church at Mulgrave with the Rev. Hugh MacNeil officiating,
and he was carried to rest by his former shipmates and fishing buddies on September
COLLINS, Joseph - Passed peacefully away on December
25, 1999 at Trafalgar Memorial Hospital, Oakville, Ont. Joseph (Joe) Collins
in his 59th year after a courageous battle with cancer. Formerly of Freshwater,
Placentia Bay. Predeceased by his parents John (1994) and Mary (1998). Leaving
to mourn his devoted wife and best friend Beth and his two loving daughters
Sarah and Laura. Also, his brother John (Jennie) Follett at Placentia, his sisters
Marg (Richard) Power at North Harbour, Marie at Scarborough, Ont. and Josephine
(Sebastian) Walsh at North Harbour. His mother in law Frankie Higginson and
the members of her family. Funeral services were held at St. Michael`s Church,
Oakville on December 30, 1999. Donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian
Edmund, B. Sc. B. Eng. - of Hare Bay, age
36 years. Passed suddenly away on November 30, 2000 at his home in Waterloo,
Ontario where he was residing at the time. His father Clayton predeceased him
in 1979. Left to mourn are his wife Mary; son Chesley; daughter Terri; mother
Betty; brother Jed (Corinne); three sisters: Coreen (Ford), Maureen (Mike),
Debbie (Glen); four nephews: Clayton, Brendan, Mitchell, Cody; four nieces:
Beth, Megan, Katie & Brianna; also father-in-law Dominic Kelly; mother-in-law
Alice Kelly; and brother-in-law David Kelly. You will never truly part from
us because love lives on and on and your memory will always be cherished in
CONNORS, Kevin Joseph - Passed away April 27th, 2000,
after a long and courageous battle with cancer at St. John Regional Hospital,
St. John, New Brunswick, Kevin Joseph Connors, formerly of Merasheen Island,
Placentia Bay and St. John`s, Newfoundland. Pre-deceased by his parents Francis
Connors and Josephine Hann, brother Anslem (wife Elizabeth) and sister Carmella.
Leaving to mourn his three children: Rosalind, Sean and Kevin; sister Marion
(Hutchings), Toronto; brothers: Raymond (Margaret), Mt. Pearl, Edmund (Ida),
Mt. Pearl. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or
a charity of one`s choice. Funeral arrangements to be announced later.
CONROY, Mary Joseph
(nee Collins) - At St. Mary`s
Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, on September 25th, 2000. Wife of the late Edward
Conroy. Dear mother of Sheila, Ancaster, Ontario, Edward O`Neill, Ottawa, Paul
Frances, Charles, Edmonton, Alberta, Timothy, Richmond, Hill, Ontario and John
Louis. Mother-in-law of Robert Neal, Susan Jackson, Dianna Cere, Linda Walker,
Louise Newton and Denise Leroux. Grandmother to 15 and great-grandmother to
1. Visitation at the Kane & Fetterly Funeral Home, 5301 Decarie Blvd., (corner
Isabelle) on Wednesday from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. Richard`s
Church, 7070 Guelph, Cote St-Luc, on Thursday, September 28th at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Alzheimer Society of Montreal
Inc., 5165 Sherbrooke Street West, Suite 410, Montreal, H4A 1T6.
COOPER, Clariss (nee
Winsor) - Passed peacefully
away at her home in St. John`s, after a short illness, on May 1st, 2000, Clariss
Cooper, age 90 years, formerly of Wesleyville, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by
her husband William in 1956. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories,
her two daughters: Florence Brocklehurst (Kevin), with whom she resided, Marilyn
Long (Paul); four loving grandchildren: Kim Roberts (Darrell), Susan Brocklehurst
(friend Jerry Woolridge), Jillian Brocklehurst and Blair Long; also two great-grandchildren:
Kayla and Joshua Roberts; and a circle of special nieces, nephews, cousins and
friends, as well as special friend Winnie Roberts. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral
Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-10 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Wednesday.
Funeral Service to be held on Thursday, May 4th, 2000 at 11 a.m. from Barrett`s
Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request.
Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
CORCORAN, Calvin - aged 12 years. Died tragically
in Calgary on Monday, January 31, 2000. Leaving to mourn his parents, Calvin
and Zina; brothers: Justin and Jason; grandparents Alphonuse and Monica Corcoran,
Riverhead, S.M.B., James and Violet Perry, Portugal Cove South; many aunts,
uncles, cousins and friends in Newfoundland and Calgary. Burial took place Friday,
February 4 at Calgary.
Mary (nee Burke) - Passed peacefully
away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on April 1, 2000, Loretta Mary Corcoran (nee
Burke) at the wonderful age of 96 years, formerly of St. Mary`s, St. Mary`s
Bay. Predeceased by her husband Simon Joseph and three sons, Allan, Kenneth
and Lawrence. Left to celebrate her long life and to mourn her passing, her
daughter: Helen Hanlon (Patrick) and their children: Glenda Gibbons (Derek),
Cynthia, Clare, William, Patrick; her daughter: Beatrice Casey (Ronald) and
their children Ronda Myler (Mark), Eilish, Deirdre; her daughter Loretta Edmunds
(Albert) and their children: Dr. Danika Edmunds Wood (Dr. Robert), Deantha,
David; her son: Simon "Joseph" Corcoran (Martha) and their children: Colette
and Michelle; brother-in-law: Maurice Corcoran (Gladys), Riverhead, St. Mary`s
Bay; also eight great-grandchildren, many relatives and a wide circle of friends.
Mother, you will be sadly missed and will remain forever in our hearts. Special
thank you to the nurses and staff of St. Patrick`s Mercy Home for the wonderful
care they gave our dearly departed mother. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant
Road. Visitation on April 2 and 3, 2000 between the hours of 2:00-5:00 p.m.
and 7:00-10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist, Military
Road on Tuesday on April 4, 2000 at 9:30 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre, Topsail
COSTELLO, Fred - Passed suddenly away at Royal
Alex Hospital, Edmonton, AB on November 1, 2000, age 39. Predeceased by his
father Clarence, 1973; his daughter Stephanie and son Michael. Leaving to mourn
with cherished memories are his fiancee Tracy Meaney; two sons: Justin and Clarence;
daughter Brooke; mother Patricia (nee Buckle), Conception Harbour; three sisters:
Jen, Alberta, Jackie, St. John`s and Rosanne, Gander and their families; two
brothers: Mike and Paul, Alberta, and their families; also a large number of
aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held from
Sacred Heart Church, Edmonton, AB. Memorial Mass will be held in Conception
Harbour at a time to be announced.
COURTNEY, Annie (Pink) - Passed peacefully away
at St. Clares Mercy Hospital on July 3rd, age 77 years. Born in Cape La Hune.
She was the daughter of the late George and Olive Lavinia Pink (Dollimount).
Leaving to mourn daughter Eileen Kendall, Halifax, NS; four sons: Eric (Irene),
Dominion, NS, Mark (Frances), English Harbour West, Clayton (Pearl), Kelligews,
Edgar (Barbara), Gander; 11 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; two brothers:
Washburn (Maude) Pink, Burgeo, Edgar (Florence) Pink, Gander; and a large number
of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband John Courtney;
granddaughter Sonya; two brothers: Samuel and Albert; three sisters: Victoria,
Winnifred and Elizabeth. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home,
Kelligrews. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Foxtrap, Wednesday, July 5th
at 2 p.m. Interment at All Saints Cemetery, Dunne`s Hill, Foxtrap.
CRANSHAW Dick, - Passed away on March 8, 2000,
in Toronto, Ontario, Dick Cranshaw, age 71, formerly of Flower Hill, St. John`s.
Predeceased by his wife Lois, parents Bessie and Dick Cranshaw, brother Jack,
sisters: Carmel Barela and Frances and aunt Molly Dunphy. He leaves to mourn
his children, Cindy and Gary, and their families in Ontario; and his nieces
and nephews of the Barela and Cranshaw families in St. John`s. Rest in Peace
Anderson - Died at peace in St.
John`s on July 18, in his 90th year. Andrew was born in Greenock, Scotland and
worked there as a marine surveyor with Lloyd`s Registry of Shipping, as well
as in Australia and Montreal, and in St. John`s, where he spent the last thirty
years. He will be long remembered by his three children: Jean (Twiner), Markham,
Douglas, Vancouver and Anne (Major), St. John`s, their spouses: Donald, Els
and Kevin and grandchildren: Jennifer, Alison, Sandra, Ewen, Rianne, Luke and
Duncan. Special appreciation is extended to all his care-givers during his illness,
especially the staff of six-east at St. Clare`s Hospital and the transitional
unit at Escasoni. A private funeral has taken place. On his final day, Andrew`s
smile was never more loving.
CROCKER, Eric J. - Passed suddenly away at his
residence in Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday, April 8, 2000, Eric Crocker, formerly
of St. John`s, age 67 years. Left with precious memories are his three sons:
Joseph, Stephen and Kenneth (Daniela); two daughters: Jennifer (Glen), Jane
(Dave); loving sisters Nel O`Brien and Shirley (Martin); beloved grandchildren,
Wendy, Gerard, David & Ashley, plus a large circle of relatives and friends
and special friend Marge Labrenz. Funeral service held in Edmonton.
CROWLEY, James A. - Of Somerville February 8, 2000.
Born in Chapels Cove, Newfoundland. Moved to the US in 1929. Beloved Husband
of Mary "Bea" (Whalen) Crowley. Father of John Crowley and his wife Barbara
of Bourne, Barbara and her husband Richard Breen of Malden, James Crowley of
Medford, Joan and her husband Allan Peeke of Acton, Leo Crowley and his wife
Isabel of Winchester, Dennis Crowley of Bradford, Edward and his wife Andrea
Crowley of Medford. Also survived by eighteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral from The George L. Doherty Funeral Home, 855 Broadway (Powderhouse Sq.)
Somerville, Friday morning at 10 AM followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Clement
Church, Somerville at 11 o`clock. Relatives and friends invited. Calling hours
Thursday 2-4 & 7-9. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Co-Founder of
the Boston Fishermans Union.
Jewel - It is with the greatest
of sorrow that we announce the passing away of our very precious, beautiful
daughter, Jordin Jewel Cryderman, resident of Thunder Bay, Ontario. Jordy died
unexpectedly in her home on March 10, 1999, at the age of 4 years. Jordin fought
a long battle with her heart problems since the age of 5 months. She was always
courageous for all the tests and procedures and she was never without a smile
or conversation. We loved Jordy so so much and enjoyed every minute of every
day spent with her. She brought us so much love and so much love to all those
who knew her. She will be sadly missed, but never forgotten. In our hearts,
souls and minds she will always be with us. Survived by her Mom and Dad Cindy
and Alex; her brother Jacob; grandparents: Charlie and Bonnie Sheppard; aunt
Peggy Sheppard and uncle Ben Rauman, uncle Scott and aunt Rhonda Sheppard from
Newfoundland (here) and many close friends and relatives in Newfoundland, too
numerous to mention; her grandmother Vince Cryderman; aunt Karen Sereduik and
uncle Peter, aunt Susan Lang and uncle Wayne, uncle Don and aunt Val Cryderman
(Godparents) Mount Royal, aunt JoAnn Webb and uncle Bill and cousins: Terry,
Trevor, Troy, Curtis, Jennifer (Chris), Kyle, Craig, Erin, all of Thunder Bay,
Cindy (Rich) and Don (Lana) from Southern Ontario (here); and Jordy`s special
friends: Brittany, Mitchell, James, Tanner, Aylee, Julia, Megan and Alana. Funeral
services will be held on Saturday, March 13 when friends and family will gather
for Mass of the Resurrection at 11:00 a.m. in St. Agnes` Church celebrated by
Rev. Francis Pudicherry. Services will be complete in the church with a reception
following at the West Thunder Community Center. Prayers will be offered on Friday
evening at 7:00 p.m. in St. Agnes` Church. Removal will be made from the Blake
Funeral Chapel prior to prayer time. Memorials made to the Ronald McDonald House,
1510 Main Street, West, Hamilton L8S 1E3, would be appreciated. A tree will
be planted in memory of Jordin Cryderman in the Blake Funeral Chapel Memorial
Grove. Annual dedication service Sunday, June 25, 2000.
CULLEN, Nellie - Passed peacefully away at St.
Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Friday, February 4, 2000, at the age of 97, a beloved
and beautiful lady. Miss Nellie Cullen, born in Youghal, County Cork, Ireland.
Leaving to mourn her niece Nellie Walsh, with whom she resided; three nieces;
two nephews; a number of great-nieces and nephews; special friends: Fred Richards
and Rita and Ron Summers and Susan Vitch. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant
Road. Visitation Friday 7:00 - 10:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 2:00
- 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, February 7, 2000 at
9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
CURNEW, Edith (nee
Quinlan) - Suddenly at the
Montreal General Hospital on Sunday, December 24, 2000 in her 66th year. Beloved
wife of Allan Curnew of St. Lambert. Cherished mother of Sandra Leigh (Christopher
Baker) of Toronto and Alanna Corinne (Christopher Culyer) of Carp. Grandmother
of Bruce, Tara, Alexander, Andrew, John, Crista and Devon. Dear daughter of
Ella May and the late John Quinlan of Nepean. Sister of Jack and Frank. Friends
may call at McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home, Ottawa on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m.
Funeral Service Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Chapel. Private cremation. In lieu
of flowers, a donation to Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice
would be appreciated.
CURTIS, Mrs. Madonna
(nee Crocker) - Mrs. Madonna (nee
Crocker) Curtis, wife of the late Harry Curtis of Pierrefonds, passed away on
Monday, May 1st, at her residence. She was the daughter of the late Alexander
and Stella (Sullivan) Crocker. Dearly loved mother of Juanita (Kris) Jensen,
Riverview, N.B., Ramona (Greg) Briffett, Pointe-Fortune, Qué., Greg Curtis,
Pierrefonds, Qué., and Kenneth Curtis, Point-Claire, Qué.; grandmother of Curtis,
Samantha, Janna, Bernadette, Jessica, Jennifer and J.R.; and also survived by
her sisters: Helen (Edward) Daley, Hamilton, Ont., Sandra (George) Baldwin,
Goulds, Nfld. Besides her parents and her husband, she was predeceased by 1
brother Ches Crocker. The remains of the late Mrs. Curtis will be resting at
Rideau Funeral Home, 4275 Boul. des Sources, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Québec on
Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated
from St. Luke`s R.C. Church on Thursday, May 4, 2000 at 11 a.m., 106-A Anselme-Lavigne,
D.D.O. Burial to follow at Rideau Memorial Gardens. As expressions of sympathy,
donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral arrangements are in the care of Rideau Funeral Home, Telephone: (514)685-3344
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