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Extract of Obituaries For Those Who Died
Away from their Original Place of Birth
DAFOE, Effie (nee
Starkes) - On Thursday, February
10, 2000, in her 73rd year at Parkwood Hospital, London, Ontario, (formerly
of Musgravetown). Beloved wife of Ivan Dafoe (February 6, 1994). Loving mother
always of Lisa and Rob, Susan and Paul, Randy and Deborah, Pam and Jim, Terry
and Joanne, Ivan and Joanne. Effie will be sadly missed by her grandchildren,
Grayson, Garrett, Andrew, Amber, Richelle, Madison, Chris, Jennifer, Tamara,
Brenda, Adam, Emma, Timothy, Benjamin and great-granddaughter Shannon and will
join grandson Daxton Stevens in Heaven. Loving sister of Wayne Sterling, Phil,
Dulcie, Kathy, Anne, Betty and Lizzie. Visitation Friday, February 11, 2000
from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel (199 Dundas Street East,
London, Ontario). Funeral service Saturday, February 12, 2000 at 11:00 a.m.
from the Chapel of Forest Lawn Memorial Chapel with Reverend Philip Newman officiating.
Special thanks to Dr. Swift and all the staff of Parkwood Hospital. Expression
of sympathy may be made through memorial donations to Parkwood Hospital Foundation
of the Canadian Caner Society. Memorial Funeral Home, 1559 Fanshawe Park Road
East, London, Ontario (519-452-3770).
June (nee Johnston) - Passed peacefully
away at her home in Warwick, R.I., U.S.A. on March 13, 2000. Predeceased by
her mother Caroline Johnston, Barfoot; two sisters: Freda and Beatrice and brothers:
Edward, Clarence, Clifton, Herb, Gordon and Edgar. Leaving to mourn with fond
and loving memories her daughter Sandra; sons: Paul and wife Paula and John
and wife Janet; one granddaughter Jaimie in Warwick, R.I., U.S.A.; one sister
Jean Power, Mt. Pearl; also a number of nieces and nephews and many relatives
and friends in Nfld., U.S.A. and B.C. Cremation to take place in Warwick. Memorial
service to take place at St. Thomas Church, St. John`s at a time to be announced
at a later date.
DAVIS, Edward Raymond - Passed peacefully away on Saturday,
July 8, 2000, Edward Raymond Davis, age 86 years, formerly of Port-Aux-Basques.
Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 52 years, Marion
(Loder); daughter Elaine Moores (John) and grandchildren, John Edward and James
of Ottawa; and daughter Elizabeth Butt (Hughie) and grandchildren Richard and
Ashley of Pasadena. Lovingly remembered by his sister Anne Odland (Willie),
Alberta; sister Florence Winch (George), Florida; two sisters-in-law: Dorothy
Davis and Elva Davis, Nova Scotia; loving nieces and nephews and their families
and a large circle of friends. A warm thank you to Rev. Manuel Saunders of Cochrane
Street United Church, and Dr. Gault and staff at the Kidney Dialysis Unit. Donations
may be made in his memory to Cochrane Street United Church or the Kidney Foundation
DAWE, Owen Corbett - It is with deep sorrow that
we announce the death of our precious son Owen Dawe at the Ottawa General Hospital
N.I.C.U. Owen passed peacefully away in Mommy and Daddy`s arms on Monday Nov.
13th. Owen is lovingly remembered by Mother and Father, Mark and Cynthia Dawe,
tiny twin Brother Jakob (still in the N.I.C.U.), Godparents Adam and Stephanie
Dawe, Grandma and Grampa Corbett (George and Donna), Grandma and Grampa Dawe
(Rupert and Paula), Great-Grandmother Ruby Warren as well as his many Aunts,
Uncles, Cousins and Friends. Owen was lovingly laid to rest in the Pinecrest
Cemetery on Thursday, Nov. 16th. Those wishing to make a memoriam donation to
the Ottawa General Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit may do so by contacting
Tubman Funeral Home at 403 Richmond Road, Ottawa, Ontario K2A 0E9 (613)-722-6559.
`How softly you came into our lives, but what a mark your tiny footprints have
made on our hearts.` Mommy and Daddy will always love you.
DAWE, Pamela Eileen - Passed peacefully away Sunday,
December 17, 2000 at Kingston, Ontario, in her 78th year. Predeceased by husband
Wilfred R. (Bob), 1976. Loving mother of Peter (Reine), Kingston, Jennifer (Mike),
St. John`s, Wendy (Danny), Fredericton, Sally, Kingston, Keith (Jane), Dartmouth
and Stephen, Iowa, U.S.A.; also left with fond memories are her grandchildren:
Peter, Philip, James and Matthew Dawe; Michael and David Maloney; Chris and
Mark Castonguay; Timothy, Daniel and Emily Wojna and Marion, Simon and Alexander
Dawe, as well as her brother Leslie Nouvelle (Joan) and a number of family and
friends in England. Funeral arrangements to be announced at a later date.
DAWSON, John J.,
B.Ed., M.Ed - Passed peacefully
away on Monday, November 06, 2000 at the Victoria General Hospital, Halifax,
Nova Scotia, Mr. John Joseph Dawson of St. John`s, formerly Bay Roberts, aged
61 years. Mr. Dawson was a lifelong teacher and administrator in The Newfoundland
Education System, including the positions of Vice-Principal, Mary Queen of Peace
School, St. John`s and Principal, Mobile Central High School. He leaves with
fond and cherished memories, his loving wife Eileen (nee Whalen, Spaniards Bay);
two sons: Dr. Sean (wife Carolyn and children: Melyssa and Kaithlyn), Riverview,
New Brunswick and Paul (Wendy), Ottawa, Ontario; three sisters: Ann (Arthur)
Alexander, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Angela (Fred) Drover, Bay Roberts, Mary
(Brian) Brazil, Bay Roberts; six brothers: Ignatius (Donna), Richard (Patricia),
Ronald (Beverley), Joseph (Sylvia), Leonard (Lorrie), Patrick (Cindy), all of
Bay Roberts; numerous nieces and nephews; Eileen`s family at Spaniard`s Bay;
and a wide circle of teaching associates and other friends. Resting at Moore`s
Funeral Home, Bay Roberts with visitation from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Services
on Thursday, November 09 at 2 p.m. from Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church
and Cemetery, Bay Roberts with Father F. Terry officiating. Flowers are gratefully
accepted or In Memoriam donations may be made to Vincent de Paul Centre, Mount
St. Vincent`s Motherhouse, 150 Bedford Highway, Halifax, N.S., B3M 3J5. "Requiescat
DAVISON, Marion Francis
(nee Wood) - In her 94th. year.
Predeceased by her husband the Rev. Canon W.H. Davison (1955), her sister Margaret
& brother Edward. She leaves her loving family: daughter, Dr. Barbara Birkett
(Richard), son, the Rev. Canon Peter Davison (Sabine), seven grandchildren,
6 great-grandchildren & her sister Helen Whiteway. The funeral service took
place at St. Jude`s Church, Oakville, Ont., on Friday, May 12, 2000.
DAWE, A. Gordon - Passed away suddenly at his
home in Lehman Township, Pennsylvania, November 29, 1999, age 77. Born in Carbonear,
he was a son of the late Walter and Ethel Mae Dawe. He graduated from St. James
Academy, Carbonear, Bishop Feild College and the University of Toronto, with
a bachelor`s degree in economics. He also graduated from Penn State University
as a paralegal. He served in the R.C.A.F. during World War II as a radio air
gunner with rank of pilot officer. He was employed by the Cities Service Oil
Co., Tulsa, Okla., as a wholesale salesman and assistant division manager. A
member of the American Petroleum Institute and the Lehman United Methodist Church,
where he taught Sunday school. Predeceased by brothers: John, Harvey, Wallace;
sisters: Olive, Ruth. Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Judith (Simms); sons:
William and Christopher, grandson, John, all of Lehman Township; brothers: Wilfred,
St. John`s, Cyril, Edinburgh, Scotland; sister, Joyce McGrath, St. John`s; nieces
and nephews. A memorial service was held December 26 in Lehman Township. Donations
may be made to Lehman United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1, Lehman, 18627.
DEEM, Brian Joseph - Born August 27, 1975 in Ventura
County, California, was injured tragically as the result of an explosion in
Thornburg, Va. worksite. He succumbed to his injuries 18 hours later on August
22 at the University of Virginia Medical Burn Centre in Charlottesville, Va.
Leaving to mourn his parents Carter and Rita Pomroy, Placentia; father Michael
Deem, West Virginia; brother Sean Deem, Fla; grandparents Anastasia (Wilson)
and Vince Cochrane; step-grandparents Patrick and Angela Pomroy. Lovingly remembered
by relatives and friends of Merasheen, Placentia and U.S.; special friends:
Brendon Kane, Mark Pomeroy, Wanda Costello, Mary Collins, Joey Hepditch, Jason
and Juney Travers, Ross Greene, Benita Houlihan, Todd Barry, Russell Tobin,
John, Jason and Susie Counsel, Jimmy Hefferan and George and Doreen Ennis. Resting
at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia on Tuesday, August 29. Funeral Mass to take
place 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 30, at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment
at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Merasheen. In lieu of flowers, donations in
Brian`s memory may be made to the Royal Bank, Placentia, Account #5034764.
DELANEY, Dora - Passed peacefully away in Ontario
on October 7th, 2000. Dora Delaney, Foxtrap, age 85. Predeceased by husband
Harold in September 1994. Leaves to mourn daughter Edith (Jacob Sutterland),
USA; son Roger (Jodine), Ontario; eight grandchildren; sister Nancy Rideout,
Long Pond; also a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at James J.
Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Service on Tuesday, October
10th, 2 p.m. in the Jehovah Kingdom Hall, Kelligrews. Interment at Mount Pleasant
Cemetery, St. John`s.
DELUREY, Mary Ann - Passed away suddenly at her
home in Chamberlains on Saturday, December 23, 2000, Mary Ann Delurey (nee Tobin),
aged 81 years. Predeceased by husband Frank. She leaves with fond memories her
five daughters: Linda (with whom she resided), Dorothy (Gerald), Mildred, Jane
(Brendan) and Carol; nine sons: Patrick, Donald (Carol), Francis (Pat), Gerald
(Paula), Michael (Karen), John (Laura), Clyde (Lorraine), Terry and Wayne; grandchildren
in Newfoundland: Justin and Jeffrey Smith; Sonya, Robert, Bradley, Suzanne and
Michael Delurey; great-grandchildren: Nicholas and Kirstan; also a large number
of grandchildren and great-grandchildren in Alberta and Ontario; three brothers:
Patrick J., Moses (Mary Ellen), Jim (Christine); one sister Elizabeth Critch,
Gaskiers. Resting at Gibbons` Funeral Home, St. Mary`s, Monday, December 25,
6-9 p.m.; Tuesday, December 26, 2-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial
on Wednesday, December 27 at 11:00 a.m. at Church of St. Joseph the Worker,
Riverhead, S.M.B. Burial to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted.
DICKS, Cecil Aubrey - On Friday, January 14th, 2000
at the Bennett Health Care Centre, Georgetown, Ont., Cecil Dicks in his 72nd
year, beloved husband of Lillian Gosse and loving father of Garry and his wife
Linda of Orangeville and Debby and her partner Mark of Brampton. Also lovingly
remembered by his six grandchildren, Jason, Jenna, Melissa, Teri-Lyn, Sarah
and Brittany, and his brother Eric of Portugal Cove, Nfld., and sisters-in-law
Ethel Vokey of St. John`s, Ann Dicks of Georgetown and Elsie Vance of Penticton,
B.C. Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones and Son Funeral Home, 11582
Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown, (905) 877-3631 on Sunday,
2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. George`s Anglican
Church, 60 Guelph St., Georgetown on Monday, Jan. 17th at 11 a.m. Interment
at Greenwood Cemetery, Georgetown. In memory contributions to the Alzheimer`s
Society or the Bennett Health Care Centre would be appreciated.
DODGE, Daisy - Passed peacefully away at St.
Patrick`s Mercy Home on August 19, 2000, Daisy Dodge, aged 82 years. Formerly
of Port au Bras. Predeceased by her husband Wilson (1997). Leaving to mourn
with fond and loving memories are her Daughter Lillian (Gordon) Drover, Blaketown
and son Thomas (Florence), Bancroft, Ont.; Brother, Jordon (Meta) Dodge, St.
John`s; sisters, Sadie Dodge, Corner Brook and Rebecca (Leo) Dodge, Stephenville;
sister-in-law, Lucy Dodge, Fortune. Also leaving to mourn six grandchildren,
four great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting
at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visitation on Sunday from 2 p.m.-4
p.m., 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Monday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m.-12 noon.
Funeral service to take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, August
22, 2000 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount
Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s
Ann - Of Parksville, B.C., passed
away on August 7, 2000, aged 68 years. Survived by her loving husband, Bernie,
who was born in St. John`s, Nfld.; 1 daughter Sharon Theresa Mitchell of Orleans,
ON; 1 granddaughter; 3 sisters Polly (Robert) Vaton of Cumberland, BC, Mary
(John) Volk and Helen (Eddie) Sali, both of Port Alberni, BC; and numerous nieces
and nephews. Predeceased by her son Michael. A Funeral Mass will be held on
Monday, August 14, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at Church of Ascension, 887 Wembley Road,
Parksville, BC with Reverend Father Kevin Weisman, Celebrant. In lieu of flowers,
donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 1299, Qualicum Beach,
BC, V9K 1T3. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family c/o email@example.com
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM (1-877-264-3848) in care of arrangements.
DOYLE, Mary (nee
English) - Passed peacefully away
at her home in Long Pond, Manuels, formerly of Jobs Cove, on Sunday, July 2,
2000. Mary Doyle, aged 85 years. Predeceased by husband Denis in 1997, baby
daughter Alice, brother Richard English in 1999. Leaving to mourn sons: Ray
(Maureen), Gerald (Ollie), Pat (Bernadette), Leo (Cecilia), Denny (Rhonda);
daughters: Mary Whitten (Edward), Sis Earle (Don) and Helen Ryan (Tom); sister
Helen (Nellie) Hyde; brother Gerald English; 23 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren;
special friend Peggy Greenslade; and a large number of other relatives and friends.
Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., 7-10 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m.
- 10 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass to be held on Wednesday, July 5th, 2000 at 11:30
a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke
EDNEY, Gordon - Of Port Coquitlam, B.C. passed
suddenly away on January 7, 2000 at St. Paul`s Hospital, Vancouver, B.C. at
the age of 50 years. Associated with Giorgio`s Men`s Wear of Vancouver for many
years. He was predeceased by his father John Edney, first-cousin David Edney
and his buddy and childhood friend, Wayne Carew, of Coquitlam, BC and St. John`s,
Newfoundland (December 1998). Loving and missing him are his wife Susan, son
Robert of Port Coquitlam, B.C., mother Dorothy of Burnaby, B.C., brother Bob
Edney, sister-in-law Patricia of St. John`s, Newfoundland, mother and father-in-law
Barbara and Peter (Jock) Watson, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Carol and
Paul Watson, nephew Matthew Watson, all from Shrewsbury, England; special friends
Darlene and Patrick Christopher, Fleming and Mary Christensen, all of Vancouver;
many friends in B.C., and many friends, aunts, and cousins in St. John`s, Newfoundland.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, January 14th, 11 a.m. from All Saints
Roman Catholic Church, 821 Fairfax Street, Coquitlam. Flowers gratefully accepted
or donations in his memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Spina Bifida
Association, Association for the Deaf, or a charity of one`s choice with thanks.
"Death is the end of a life But not the end of a relationship"
ELLIOTT, Pierce - Halifax, passed away Sunday,
March 19, 2000, in the Camp Hill Verteran`s Memorial Building, QEII, Halifax
after a long Battle with cancer. Born on February 5, 1915, in Bonavista Bay,
Nfld., he was a son of the late William and Jane Elliott. He moved to Sydney
in his youth and later sailed far and wide on Merchant Ships. When the Second
World War broke out he joined the Royal Canadian Navy and served for the duration
of the war. After the war he worked at H.M.C. Stadacona as a Stationary Engineer
in the heating plant for 27 years. He is survived by his wife, the former Effie
Patten of Fortune, NF; sister, Anne Emery, Ontario; brother, Harold and wife
Denise, Eastern Passage; many other relatives and a wide circle of friends.
Cremation has taken place and at Pierce`s request there will not be a funeral
service. Memorial donations may be made to the Camp Hill Veterans` Memorial
ENGLISH, Mary Anne
(nee Manning) - Aged 73 years.
Passed away peacefully in Mount Pearl on June 24, 2000, Mary Anne English of
Branch, S.M.B. Predeceased by her husband Leo in 1989. Leaving to mourn: Nora
(George), Ted (Gwen), Al (Denise), Molly, Sharon, Carmelita (Michael De Pasquale),
Anita (Dave Poirier), Fr. Leo (C.Ss.R.), Basil (Donna), Leona, Virginia (Dave
Day), Gerard (Heather) and Bruce. Grandchildren: Lee and Kerry English, Nathan
and Matthew English, Samuel Poirier, Luke De Pasquale and Caelan English. Brothers:
Johnny (Nora), Leonard (Nora), Walter (Julia), Allan (Mary) and Gerard (Monica).
Very special friend Annie Power. Two sisters-in-law Elsie O`Neill and Rose Puddicombe.
Resting at Caul`s funeral home, LeMarchant Rd. Sunday June 25, 2000 from 7-10
p.m. and in Branch on Monday. Funeral mass to be announced.
ENNIS, Vincent - Passed peacefully away at St.
Patrick`s Mercy Home on January 5, 2000, Vincent Ennis, aged 88 years. Vince,
formerly of Red Island, Placentia Bay was a Veteran of the Merchant Marine (#8749)
during WWII. Predeceased by wife Mary (Min), (1999); and son William (1957).
Leaving to mourn twelve children: Elizabeth (Arthur) Herbert, North Carolina,
Mary Ennis, Truro, NS, Norah (Robert) Ingulli, Long Island, N.Y., Vincent (Lucy),
Goulds, Nellie (Gerald) Devereaux, Mount Pearl, Clarissa (Stan) Lafitte, Port
au Port, Rita (Leonard) Clowe, Middle Cove, Teresa Walsh, Victoria, B.C., John
(Gertie), Victoria, B.C., Peter (Aveline), Kitimat, B.C., Jerome (Teresa), Goulds
and Sheila Ennis, Victoria, B.C. Also leaving to mourn 30 grandchildren and
12 great-grandchildren. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Visitation
Wednesday 7-10 p.m. and Thursday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, January
7 at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment at Holy
Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the NF and Labrador
Spina Bifida Association or the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
FELTHAM, Noah James - Passed peacefully away at James
Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, on Jan. 11, 2000, Noah James Feltham, Glovertown,
formerly of Deer Island, Bonavista Bay, in his 90th year. Predeceased by his
wife Daisy (1945) and infant son James (1946). Left with fond memories are daughters
Audrey Taite, Katie (Guy) Bartlett, Nancy (Harry) Gendron, sons Bruce (Marcella),
Ross (Agnes), William (Edith), Stanley (Dorothy), 20 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren,
also special friend Elsie Pickett. Funeral service was held Friday, Jan. 14th
from Central United Church, Glovertown, with internment at Hillside Memorial
FINN, Richard P. - Passed peacefully away in the
presence of his family at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, September
14th, 2000, Richard Finn, age 57 years, of St. John`s. Predeceased by his parents,
Richard & Marguerite Finn, and brother Joe. Leaving to mourn with loving
memories are his wife Eileen (nee Kennedy), his only daughter Diana Woodford,
son-in-law Melvin, and precious grandson, Cameron, Hr. Main, his sisters, Mary
Ryan (Jim), Jerseyside, Helen Coady (Joe), St. John`s, Betty Butorac (Nick),
Mount Pearl, his brothers, Tom at St. John`s, Eddie (Marg), Port aux Basques,
Gus, Kelowna, B.C., John, Jerseyside, brothers-in-law, Patrick Kennedy (Johanna),
and John Kennedy, all of New York, sisters-in-law, Madeline Kennedy and Angeline
Dalton (Don), all of Hr. Main. Also three nephews and six nieces and numerous
other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood, on
Saturday, September 16th, from 2 P.M. - 10 P.M. and Sunday from 10 A.M. - 10
P.M. Funeral will take place on Monday, September 18th, 2000 following 10 A.M.
Mass of Christian Burial from Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Hr. Main. Interment
will be in Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Hr. Main. "Gone but not forgotten"
Joseph - Passed peacefully
away at the Health Sciences Center on Sunday, January 16th, 2000, Lawrence Joseph
Fitzgerald, Seal Cove, formerly of Bell Island. Age 76 years. Leaving to mourn
with fond and loving memories, his wife Elizabeth, of 52 years; three sons:
Wayne (Mary), Tony (Carol) and Larry; two daughters: Regina Barrett (Cyril),
Janice Phillips (Jim). Also surviving him are eight grandchildren; Mark, Shawn
and Gregory Fitzgerald, Nicole Mooney (Matthew) and Cory Fitzgerald, Jennifer
Barrett and Justin and Jeannine Phillips; four sisters: Mollie Delahunty, Madeline
Lake, Marie Rees, Genevieve McGorey; and Jim Shea; also nephews, nieces and
other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral
Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Monday and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral
Mass on Wednesday, January 19th, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Edwards Church,
Kelligrews. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Kelligrews. Flowers gratefully accepted
or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Margaret Rita - 34, passed away
peacefully in the VG Site, QEII on February 28, 2000 in the presence of her
loving family. Holly was the only daughter of Jill (Chalker) and Clifford Langin,
10 Torrington Dr., Halifax. Holly was born in Halifax on January 3, 1966. She
attended school at the Rockingham School and graduated from Halifax West High
School. She attended Mount St. Vincent University and was employed for a number
of years at the Halifax shipyards. She is survived by her loving husband, Tyrone
Fitzmorris and a stepson, Travis. Also surviving are her brothers: Glen (Heather)
Langin, Summerside, P.E.I. and Scott Langin, Halifax; nephew Chance Langin;
nieces: Jillann and Janelle Langin. Holly was a granddaughter of the Hon. J.R.
Chalker, St. John`s, Nfld. and his late wife Margaret. She was predeceased by
her paternal grandparents, H. Clifford and Rita Langin. The remains are resting
in Snow`s Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St., Halifax with visitation Wednesday,
March 1 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Rockingham
United Church, Flamingo Dr., Halifax on Thursday, March 2, at 2:00 p.m., Rev.
Mary Haylock officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in Holly`s memory may
be made to the Intensive Care Unit, QEII Foundation, 1278 Tower Rd., Halifax,
FLYNN, Nicholas (Nick) - Passed peacefully away
at St. Clare`s Hospital on April 1, 2000, age 79 years, of Fox Harbour, Placentia
Bay (Formerly of Great Paradise, NF), surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased
by son Gary in 1995. Leaving to mourn his loss, his devoted and loving wife
Mae, of 54 years; daughter: Ann Marie McGrath (Jerome); sons: Derm (Diane),
Ray (Sandy), Dan (Donna), Terry (Carole), Don (Lois), Les (Audrey), Ken (Lynda),
Rod (Sandi), Keith (Mary), daughter-in-law: Judy; 16 very special grandchildren:
Craig, Jason, Colin, Jeremy, Jeffrey, Hayley, Chad, Kayla, Brian, Julia, Nicholas,
Mark, Nathan, Emma, Cassi, and Brandon; sister: Ann Wheadon (Gordon), Western
Bay; Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass on Monday, April
3 at 4 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour. Interment at Dermot McGettigan
Memorial Cemetery, South East Placentia. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
in his memory may be made to the Arthritis Society.
John Joseph - (Retired External
Affairs, PSAC). August 12, 1937 - May 26, 2000. After a valiant battle with
cancer, Patrick Fortune at the age of 62. Will be sadly missed by his beloved
wife of 40 years, Colette Fortune (nee Giroux) and loving children Peggy (Patrick
Borbey), Patrick (Cathy King) and David (Sharon Webster) all of Ottawa. Cherished
grandad of Daniel, Eric, Mathieu, Jennifer, Melissa, David and Dominic. Only
son of Patrick John (Jack ) Fortune (1906-1945) and Dorothy (Dot) Delaney (1908-1991)
of St. John`s, Newfoundland. Predeceased by his sister Dorothy Fortune Hillier
(1941-1976). Friend of Bill W. for over 33 years. Pat leaves behind many good
friends and relatives, and a legacy of caring. Pat came to Ottawa in 1959 where
he joined External Affairs. Over his 35 year career with the Department he served
in London, England, Chicago, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. Pat also devoted
over 15 years of service to the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) moving
from Shop Steward up to President of the National Component. After retirement
Pat was honoured with a Life membership in the PSAC. Pat retired in 1992 to
enjoy time with family, good friends, fishing, golf, bird watching and volunteering,
particularly at The Hospice at May Court, and to take several courses at Carleton
University. Special thanks to family such as Art and Gloria Giroux and friends
for their love and support during Pat`s hospital stay. Many thanks also to the
nurses and doctors in 5 East and to Dr. John Seely and Patricia Rossiter of
the Palliative Care team. Friends may call at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse,
Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road, Gloucester on Sunday, May 28, 2000
from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at Announciation of
the Lord Roman Catholic Church, 2414 Ogilvie Road on Monday, May 29, 2000 at
2 p.m. Interment at Notre Dame Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memoriam donations
may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Hospice at May Court. Hulse,
Playfair & McGarry 613-748-1200
FRENCH, Mr. Harold
W. Sr. - Passed peacefully away
at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, October 2, 2000, Mr. Harold William
French Sr. of Bay Roberts, formerly Toronto, aged 63 years. Predeceased by his
father George French of Bay Roberts and, in 1972, by his young son Paul Douglas
French. Left with a lifetime of wonderful memories are his loving wife Ruth
and beloved mother, Mrs. Florence French, both of Bay Roberts; his son Harold
William French Jr. and grandchildren: Kevin and Meghan French, all of Toronto,
and his brother Malcolm (Mabel) French, Lewisporte. Remembered fondly by Ruth`s
family: parents Mr. & Mrs. Jack and Annie Drover, Spaniards Bay; sisters:
Rose (Jim) Evans, St. John`s, Lorraine (Wallace) Morgan, Toronto; brothers:
Jack (Elaine) Drover, Spaniards Bay, Ed (Bev) Drover, Fort McMurray, Alberta.
Leaving also a number of nieces and nephews as well as a wide circle of friends,
especially those at the Society of United Fishermen #82, Bay Roberts and the
International Union of Operating Engineers, Toronto. Resting at Moore`s Funeral
Home, Bay Roberts. Funeral Services from St. Matthews Anglican Church and Cemetery
on Thursday, October 5, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. Flowers are gratefully accepted or
donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or St. Matthew`s Church.
"Safe in the Arms of Jesus."
FRY, Carol Grace - Passed peacefully away in the
presence of her loving family at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s on Thursday,
August 24, 2000. Carol Grace Fry of Brigus, formerly of Port Blandford, B.B.,
in her 72nd year. Predeceased by her husband Thomas, 1980. Leaving to mourn
her daughter, Margaret Curtis (David), Burlington, Ontario; son, Calvin (wife
Rose), Spaniard`s Bay; son, Wayne (wife Julia), Fort Smith, NT; daughter, Yvonne
Spencer (Patrick), Brigus; son, Chris (wife Janet), Ajax, Ontario; one sister,
Daphne; eleven grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren; also a large number of
nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral
Home, Brigus until 12 noon on Sunday. Funeral service to take place from St.
George`s Anglican Church, Brigus on Sunday, August 27, 2000 at 2 p.m. Interment
to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Brigus. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
may be made to the Carol Grace Fry Memorial Fund.
(nee Flynn) - Passed away on
Thursday, January 13th, 2000 in her 85th year, at the James Paton Memorial Hospital
in Gander, Mrs. Elizabeth Furlong. She was predeceased by her husband Tom in
1997, all her brothers, one sister, and daughter-in-law Maureen. Lizzie was
born in Norris Arm and lived for 40+ years in Buchans and for the past 23 years
in Gander. She is survived by her daughter Kay (Larry Donahue), Gander; her
sons: Pat (Cheryl), North Vancouver, B.C. and Dave, Grand Falls-Windsor; seven
grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; a score of nieces and nephews, other
relatives and many, many valued friends and neighbors. Resting at Stacey`s Funeral
Home Ltd., Gander, with visitations being held January 14th 2-4 p.m. and 7-9
p.m. with prayers at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass is on Saturday, January 15th at
10:00 a.m. from St. Joseph`s Parish, Gander. Interment All Saint`s Cemetery,
Gander. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Northeast Health Foundation
Cat Scan Fund. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Stacey`s Funeral Home Ltd.,
FURLONG, Kathleen - (1914-2000). Formerly of Topsail.
Passed peacefully away at Parkway Health and Rehabilitation Center, Stuart,
Florida, on December 16, 2000. She was predeceased by her husband Gerald in
1998 and is survived by her sister Mary Nugent of Kelligrews; step-sisters:
Bonnie and Elizabeth; step-brothers: Gerald and Kevin, all of Ontario; sisters-in-law:
Hannah, Kitty and Mary of Pouch Cove; and several nieces and nephews. Burial
Mass at St. Christopher`s Roman Catholic Church in Hobe Sound, Florida. Eternal
rest grant unto you, gentle lady.
(McCarthy) - Peacefully at
Milton District Hospital on Friday, Jan. 7, 2000, in her 85th year. Margaret
Galway of Milton, beloved wife of the late David Galway. Predeceased by her
son Michael. Loving mother of Patricia and her husband John Skanes, Anna and
Ambrose Howlett, David and Carmel Galway, Keith and Barbara Galway, Peggy and
her late husband Bill Deyar, Maureen and Bob Connor, Frank Galway and his wife
Ann, and Donna Copeland and her husband Merle. Sadly missed by her daughter-in-law
Juliette Galway, sister-in-law Mary Alice Byrne, and by her 22 grandchildren
and 13 great-grandchildren. Family and friends may call at the J. Scott Early
Funeral Home, 21 James St., Milton, Ont., on Saturday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9
p.m., and 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Requiem mass will be held 10:30 a.m.
on Monday at Holy Rosary Church. Interment to follow at Trafalgar Lawn Cemetery.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the lung association.
Elizabeth - At home in Russell,
Ontario on Sunday, January 30, 2000, Gwen Carter in her 74th year. Beloved wife
of William (Bill) Garland. Dear mother of Keith (Karin) and Kim (Angie), all
of Brampton and Karen Rutledge (Don) of Russell. Loving grandmother of Amanda,
Jeffrey, William, Justine and Colleen. Sister of Reg Carter (Mildred) of Newfoundland.
(nee Paterson) - Passed away suddenly
on December 19, 2000. Left to mourn her are sons: Brian (Connie) and Anthony,
also missed by special cousin Jane Hutchings of Newfoundland and various cousins
across Canada. In lieu of flowers, donations appreciated to the Coast Foundation
Society, 393, 11th Avenue, Vancouver, V5T, 2C4.
GEAR, Peggy D. - Of Mount Pearl, Nfld. (wife
of Richard) who passed away at the Health Sciences Center, St. John`s, Nfld.
on Thursday, April 13, 2000. Mrs. Gear was 49 years old. She leaves to mourn
her loving family, husband Richard Gear, Mount Pearl, Nfld.; daughters: Collette
(Rob) Oliver, Gull Island, Nfld., Colleen Gear (special friend Jim), Mount Pearl,
Nfld.; son Tony Gear (special friend Dana), Mount Pearl, Nfld.; mother Mildred
Slade, Salmon Cove, Nfld.; sisters: Jacqueline (Calvin Chubbs), Salmon Cove,
Nfld., Miranda (Slade), Ontario, Renee (Wayne) Kelloway, Salmon Cove, Nfld.;
brothers: Les (Linda) Slade, Salmon Cove, Nfld., Wade (Sue) Slade, Salmon Cove,
Nfld.; a large circle of relatives and friends. Predeceased by parent Roy Slade;
grandchildren: Brandon Colt Oliver and Devon Lee Oliver. The family will be
receiving relatives and friends at Hopkin`s Funeral Home, Northern Bay, Nfld.
from 10-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. on Friday, April 14th, and Saturday,
April 15th, 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. The Funeral Mass will be 11:30 a.m. on Saturday,
April 15th, 2000 from Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church, Northern Bay, Nfld.,
followed by the interment at Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Cemetery, Northern
Bay, Nfld. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations
may be made in her memory to the ALS Society. Funeral arrangements were entrusted
to Slade`s Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear.
GILES, Captain James
"Jim" Charles (retired) - 69, Cole Harbour,
NS, passed away March 22, 2000, in the Dartmouth General Hospital, after a brief
illness. Born in St. John`s, Nfld., he was the son of the late James and Isobel
(Lester) Giles. Jim joined the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1948. After taking
his basic training in Aylmer, Ontario, he was transferred to Camp Borden, Ontario
where he was trained as an Aero Engine Technician. Upon completion of this course,
he served in Summerside, PEI until 1951 when he was selected to attend the Officer
Selection Centre, London, Ont. He was accepted for pilot training and transferred
to Centralia, Ont. He received his pilot`s wings in 1952. He trained on the
F-86 Sabre Jet while stationed in Chatham, N.B. He was transferred to 414 Fighter
Squadron in Bagotville, Quebec which later went to Germany. Upon returning to
Canada in 1954, Jim attended the Flying Instructors Course in Trenton, Ont.
Upon completion he went to Moose Jaw, Sask., and taught NATO students for four
years, then returned to Trenton to train flying instructors. While in Trenton,
Jim served as Staff Officer, Public Relations and spent two years as Public
Relations Officer for the Golden Hawks Aerobatics Team, and ran the flying club
on the base. In 1967, Jim transferred to Greenwood, and then Summerside, P.E.I.
with the 413 Search and Rescue Squadron. In 1972, Jim transferred to Shearwater
and flew helicopters until he retired in 1974 and continued to fly helicopters
with the Canadian Coast Guard, Dartmouth. In 1976, Jim joined the RMPP staff
of the Maritimes Region and occupied the position of Management Information
Officer before retiring. Surviving are his sons, Robert (Denise), Bolton, Ont.;
David, Bolton, Ont.; Douglas (Karen), Lawrencetown; daughters, Donna (Michael)
Vining, Eastern Passage; Tracey (Brad) King, Timberlea; sisters, Eugenie (Robert)
Badcock, St. John`s, Nfld; Irene (Mark) Rainsford, St. Lambert, Que.; eight
grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife Violet
"Ruth" Giles; sister, Marjorie Bastow. The body has been cremated under the
direction of J. Albert Walker & Sons Funeral Homes. Funeral service 2 p.m.
March 27, in Cole Harbour Woodside United Church, Bissett Road, Rev. Susan MacAlpine-Gillis
officiating. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made
to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
GILL, Alphaeus Walter - Passed peacefully away at the
Health Sciences Centre, after a lengthy illness, on April 28, 2000, Alphaeus
Gill in his 62nd year. Predeceased by his first wife Lily (Bown), his mother
and father Anna and Hebert Gill (Newtown, Bonavista Bay) and brother William
Greene (Newtown, Bonavista Bay). Leaving to mourn his wife: Gwen; daughters:
Pamela (Kent Hudson) and Paula (Rick Gallant); grandson: Liam Gallant; step-sons:
Ron, Steve, Lindsay and David Taylor; sisters: Joan Tucker (Stan) and Daisy
Davis; sister-in-law: Eileen Greene; and a large circle of relatives and friends.
Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 2-4 p.m.
and 7-9 p.m. and Monday 10-12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Monday,
May 1, 2000 at 2 p.m. from The Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow
at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may
be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador or the
Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
GODDEN, Rita G. (LeDrew) - At her residence on Monday,
March 6, 2000, Rita G. (LeDrew) Godden late of Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock,
in her 92nd year. Wife of the late Victor Godden (1950). Mother of Lorraine,
husband Eldon Drodge, of Mannheim, Ann, husband Alf Remenda, Woodstock, Eileen,
husband Robert LeGrow, St. John`s, Newfoundland. Grandmother of Barry and Cindy
Drodge, Greg and Terese Drodge, Allison Drodge, Tracy and Trevor Butt, David
LeGrow, Susan and Mark Brown, Jeffrey and Gerda Miller, George Godden, Paul
Godden, Darryl Godden, Mark Godden; and several great-grandchildren. Predeceased
by her son Owen Godden (1977). A Memorial Service will be conducted at the M.D.
SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 69 Wellington Street, North, Woodstock on Wednesday, March
8 at 2:00 p.m. M.D. Smith (519)-537-3611.
ADEY, Dr. Sieglinde - 43 years, passed away January 11, 2000 at Hotel Dieu Grace
Hospital - Hotel Dieu Site after a brief illness. Beloved wife of Dr. Christopher
Adey of Windsor. Loving mother of Jason and Jeffrey at home. Beloved daughter
of Elizabeth (nee Haupt) and Walter Graff. Beloved granddaughter of Magdalena
Haupt of Kingsville. Dear sister of Manfred Graf and wife Yvette of Dunrobbin,
Ont. Dear daughter-in-law of the late Lillian Adey and the late Bernard Adey.
Dear sister-in-law of Bernard Adey and wife Sandra and Brooks Adey and wife
Maisie of St. John`s, Nfld. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Visiting
Thursday 2-5 pm. and 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Saturday,
January 15, 2000 at Janisse Brothers Funeral Home, 1139 Ouellette Ave., Windsor,
Ont. (519-253-5225) at 10:00 a.m. Rev. Jurrien Camman officiating. Interment
Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Donations to the Children`s Wish Foundation of Canada,
as your expression of sympathy. A tree will be planted in memory of Dr. Sieglinde
Graf-Adey in the Janisse, Marcott, Melady Memorial Forest. A dedication service
will be held October 1, 2000. All are welcome.
GREELEY, Douglas - Passed peacefully away March
29, 2000 at the Health Sciences Centre, former CN employee, Douglas Greeley
of Seal Cove, aged 80 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Margaret; daughter
Patricia; son Douglas; 5 grandchildren: Charmaine, Cindy, Sherry, Michael, Christina;
3 great-grandchildren: Amanda, Colby, Brandon; brother Walter and sister-in-law
Annie; and sister Mary-Ann. Remains resting at Caulšs Funeral Home, LeMarchant
Road, on Thursday, March 30, 2000 from 2-4:30 p.m., 7-9:30 p.m. and Friday,
March 31, 2000 from 2-4:30 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April
1st at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of the World Church. Interment at Holy Sepulchre
GREEN, Mae Dawe (Blandford) - 85, born in Greenspond,
Bonavista Bay, Nfld., June 27, 1914, died suddenly and peacefully in Halifax,
January 1, 2000. She was predeceased in 1968 by her husband, Captain Peter G.
Green; son Dougald (in infancy); sisters: Mona Blandford, Gwen Dobbin; brother
Roberts. She is survived by daughters: Mary (Paul) Foley, Nadine (Joe) Cullen,
Mae (Alex) Bresson, Christine Elliott; son Peter (Lynn) Green; sister Olive
Liversidge; 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren. She was a long-standing
member of United Memorial and Saint John`s United Churches and the Ester Group
of the Saint John`s UCW. The funeral will be held at Saint John`s United Church,
Windsor Street, Halifax 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 4, 2000, Rev. Carmen Riggs,
a long time friend, will officiate. A reception will follow in the Church Hall.
Memorial gifts may be made to Saint John`s United Church, Halifax.
GREEN, Rev. Dr. Robert
Bertram (Bert) - Passed peacefully
away in Kingston, Ont., formerly of Winterton, Trinity Bay, NF, after a short
struggle with cancer in his 89th year, on Thursday, September 7, 2000. He leaves
behind to mourn his beloved wife of 58 years, Signe (Mills) from Thoroughfare,
Random Island; three daughters: Judith Ann Wells (Dr. Wm. Wells), Daphne Mills
Choquette (Herb) and Glenyth Signe Shaw (Ralph); six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren;
a sister, Maude LeGrow (Matthew, deceased) of Broad Cove, NF; and a brother,
Nicholas Green (Sophie) of Vancouver, BC. Predeceased by sisters Betty Robbins
(Cliff) and Lena Hyatt (Van). He also leaves several nieces and nephews. Cremation
followed his death. A Memorial Service and a tribute to Bert`s life is planned
for Friday, September 22, 2000 at Edith Rankin Memorial United Church, Kingston,
Ontario. He will be sorely missed but forever remembered.
Clayton - Of Paradise, NF. Passed
peacefully away, surrounded by his loving and devoted family, on Saturday, January
1, 2000 at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, St. John`s, NF. Eugene was born April
26, 1946 in Bloomfield, Bonavista Bay, NF, at his aunt Linda Keats` home. He
was the son of Joseph and Doris Greening. He married Lorraine (Bunny) Kucher
in Thunder Bay, Ontario, in 1967. Eugene had three precious daughters: Sherri-Lynn,
wife of Michael Fitzgerald, Goose Bay, Labrador, Laura-Lee, wife of Michael
Davis, and Michelle Jennifer, wife of Jeffrey Hatcher. The sunshine of his last
days were his four grandchildren: Heidi Fitzgerald, Christie and Alyssa Davis
and Brody Hatcher. He is also survived by his beloved siblings: Nancy Hapgood
(George), Glovertown, NF, Sherri Baird, Rossburn, Manitoba; brother LeRoy Greening
(Thelma), Grand Falls, NF; mother-in-law Harriet Kucher; brothers-in-law: Bob
Kucher (Pat), Barry Kucher (Janet); sister-in-law Linda Forbes (Greg), all of
Thunder Bay, Ontario. Eugene grew up in the town of Terra Nova, NF, and was
educated in the area. He spent his working days in the Telephone Industry, in
the Alberta, Ontario and Newfoundland areas, until his retirement from NewTel.
Eugene loved his family, religion and friends, they gave him the strength to
endure the last four years of his life as he battled Cancer. He died in confidence
and faith of the day when God`s kingdom that Jesus taught us to pray for, in
the Lord`s Prayer, would become a reality, at which time he is awaiting resurrection
once again to be reunited with his family on the Paradise Earth that God intends
to be here. He was an honorable man who loved his God and family. The family
will be receiving visitors at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from
6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. Monday; and from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Tuesday. A Memorial Service
will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 5, 2000 from the Kingdom Hall of
Jehovah`s Witnesses, Old Placentia Road, Mt. Pearl. Cremation has taken place
and Eugene will be buried at a later date in Thunder Bay, Ontario, with his
stillborn son he lost on October 1, 1970, Eugene Clayton Greening Jr.
GREGORY, Jeanette - Passed away on Wednesday, March
1, 2000 at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital, in her 67th year. Jeanette Gregory,
formerly of Buchans, Newfoundland, is the beloved wife of Michael Gregory. Dear
mother of Terry and his wife Leanne and Fred and his wife Cathy. Loving grandmother
of Matthew, Mark, Brittany and Michael. Loving daughter of Mary Jane Spracklin
of Newfoundland. She will be sadly missed by her five brothers and five sisters,
all of Newfoundland. Friends will be received at Coutts & Son Funeral Home,
96 St. Andrews Street, Cambridge on Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian
Burial will be celebrated at St. Gregory`s R.C. Church, Cambridge on Monday,
March 6, 2000 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in Mount View Cemetery. Parish
Wake Service will be conducted in the funeral home chapel on Sunday evening
at 8:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Kidney
Foundation, 684 Belmont Avenue West, Suite 101, Kitchener, N2M 9Z9. A special
thank you to the family physician and friend, Dr. Warren, and to the nurses
and staff on the 5th floor at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital for their loving
care and support.
Norman - Passed peacefully away
on Monday, January 3, 2000 at Carbonear General Hospital, truly devoted husband,
father and grandfather, Norman Gregory, age 71 years, of Upper Island Cove,
formerly of St. John`s and Haystack, P.B. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of
43 years, Sue; 3 daughters: Sheila and John Dorsey, Ajax, Ont., Pauline and
Mario Racicot, Baudour, Belgium and Wanda, St. John`s; grandchildren: Chloe
Suzanne Dorsey, Ontario and Jordan Richard Racicot, Belgium; sisters: Hilda
Slade, St. John`s, Lillian and Alvin Wendland, Kansas, Charlotte Squires and
Al, Mt. Pearl; brother Stephen and Myrtle, St. John`s; also mother-in-law Alma
Parsons, Upper Island Cove; and a large circle of nieces, nephews and family
and friends in Upper Island Cove, St. John`s and throughout Canada and U.S.A.
Resting at Hussey`s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove. Visitation 2-4 p.m. and
7-9:30 p.m. Funeral Service Thursday, January 6, 2:00 p.m., St. Peter`s Church,
Upper Island Cove. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Norm`s memory
to the organ fund at St. Peter`s Church, U.I.C. or to the Carbonear General
Key (Mark) (nee Heppleston) - Mother, wife,
artist and retail manager, passed away at the Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta
on August 27, 2000 after a lengthy illness, at the age of eighty years. Widow
of James Carlton Grieve, of St. John`s, Nfld., she is survived by her son George
Kenneth Richardson (spouse Lynn) of Vulcan, Alberta and daughter Lucy Christine
Richardson (companion Maurice) of Calgary, Alberta; as well as numerous cousins,
nephews and nieces, friends and relatives and their families throughout Canada
and abroad. Her good wishes are sent to all who knew her. In living memory of
Margaret Grieve, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS
& HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel Of The Bells," 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH,
GROVES, Richard William - Age 67. Passed away suddenly
on August 16, 2000, at Woodstock General Hospital, Ontario, Master Plumber at
the College of Trades and Technology, St. John`s, from 1959-1981. Leaving to
mourn his devoted wife Mary, son Richard J., daughter Michele Tam (Jonny) and
grandsons Andrew and Michael. Also survived by three sisters: Violet McDonald,
Margaret Pippy (Bill) and Carol Costello (Bob), all of Newfoundland; also special
friends Ron and Lloyd & many other relatives & friends in Nfld. The
family will receive friends at the M.D. Smith Funeral Home, 69 Wellington Street
North, Woodstock, Ontario, on Sunday, August 20, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be held at St. Rita`s Church on Dundas Street in Woodstock,
Ontario, on Monday, August 21, at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Mary`s
Cemetery. Memorial donations in his memory to the Diabetes Association would
GUSHUE, Kevin Joseph - (born Bacon Cove, CB, NF) Who
passed away at the Providence Centre in Scarborough on March 5th, 2000 at the
age of 54. Beloved husband of Pauline. Adored father of Sharon and Gary. Father-in-law
to Louise and Shawn. Preceded by mother, father and brother Joe. Left to mourn
loving brothers: Tom (Joan), Bill (Josephine), Raymond (Mary), Nick; sister
Mary; and sister-in-law Virginia. Will be sadly missed by mother-in-law Mary
Costello of Avondale; and all family and friends both in Ontario and Newfoundland.
The family will receive friends at Ogden Funeral Home, Scarborough (416)-293-5211,
Tuesday, March 7th, 5-9 p.m. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, March
8th at 10 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church. In lieu of flowers, donations to
Providence Centre (416)759-9321 would be appreciated by the family.
GWYN, Sandra Fraser - Born May 17, 1935 in St. John`s,
Nfld., died Friday, May 26, 2000 at her home in Toronto, peacefully after an
indominatable, five-year fight against breast cancer. Sandra was the wife, partner
and lifelong love of Richard Gwyn of Toronto. She was the beloved daughter of
Ruth Harley of Ottawa and the late Claude Fraser of St. John`s, and stepdaughter
of the late Frank Harley. She is cherished by her brother, Rory Harley, his
wife Jane and their sons Christopher and Michael, by her sister-in-law Danielle
Fraser and her son Christian Pavey, and by a multitude of friends. Sandra studied
at the Sacred Heart Convent, Halifax, and at Dalhousie University, graduating
in 1955. Following a year in England, she returned to marry Richard and to settle
in Ottawa. After years as a freelance researcher, Sandra discovered her own
voice in the early 1970s. She became Ottawa Editor for Saturday Night Magazine
and won a succession of awards. Her first book, The Private Capital, published
in 1984, won the Governor General`s Award. Her second, Tapestry of War, was
as highly praised. Sandra`s lifelong passion was Newfoundland. In the 1970s,
she was one of the few who foresaw the blooming of Newfoundland`s extraordinary
cultural renaissance - "Flowers On The Rock" - in her own phrase. She promoted
Newfoundland`s artistic accomplishments tirelessly and eloquently. Her contributions
were recognized by an honorary degree from Memorial University and by election
to the Hall of Honour of the Arts Council of Newfoundland and Labrador. On May
17, 2000, Sandra`s contribution to Canadian literature was recognized by her
appointment to the Order of Canada. The investiture was made personally by Her
Excellency Adrienne Clarkson. Friends may call at the Rosar-Morrison Funeral
Home and Chapel, 467 Sherbourne St. (south of Wellesley) on Monday, May 29,
from 1-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at the Newman Chapel,
Hoskin and St. George streets, at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 30. A reception will
follow at 12:30 p.m. at Massey College. Donations may be made to the Sandra
Fraser Gwyn Foundation, c/o Community Foundation of Greater Toronto, 1 Dundas
Street West, Suite 502, Toronto, Ont., M5G 1Z3. Parking adjacent to the funeral
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