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The Telegram

Extract of Obituaries For Those Who Died
Away from their Original Place of Birth

YEAR 2000
Names D - G

 

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).
February 12, 2000

DAIGNEAU, Elizabeth 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.
March 15, 2000

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 of Canada.
July 11, 2000

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.
November 25, 2000

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.
December 20, 2000

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 en pace."
November 08, 2000

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.
May 13, 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.
February 05, 2000

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.
August 28, 2000

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.
October 10, 2000

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.
December 27, 2000

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.
January 15, 2000

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 Mercy Home.
August 20, 2000

DOOLEY, Victoria 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 yatesfuneral@home.com YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM (1-877-264-3848) in care of arrangements.
August 10, 2000

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 Foundation.
July 04, 2000

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"
January 14, 2000

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 Building, QEII.
April 29, 2000

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.
June 25, 2000

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.
January 06, 2000

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 Garden.
January 22, 2000

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"
September 16, 2000

FITZGERALD, Lawrence 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.
January 17, 2000

FITZMORRIS, Holly 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, B3K 6A3.
March 02, 2000

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.
April 02, 2000

FORTUNE, Patrick 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
May 27, 2000

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."
October 04, 2000

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.
August 26, 2000

FURLONG, Elizabeth (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., Gander.
January 14, 2000

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.
December 19, 2000

GALWAY, Margaret (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.
January 08, 2000

GARLAND, Gwendolyn 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.
February 01, 2000

GAUVREAU, Lenora (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.
December 30, 2000

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.
April 14, 2000

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.
March 27, 2000

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.
May 01, 2000

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.
March 07, 2000

GRAF, - 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.
January 13, 2000

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 Cemetery.
March 30, 2000

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.
January 04, 2000

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.
September 16, 2000

GREENING, Eugene 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.
January 03, 2000

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.
March 06, 2000

GREGORY, Richard 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 Hospital.
January 05, 2000

GRIEVE, Margaret 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, TELEPHONE (403)276-2296.
September 01, 2000

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 be appreciated.
August 19, 2000

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.
March 07, 2000

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 home.
May 27, 2000

 

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