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

YEAR 2002
Names S - Z



SHARKEY, Susan Maude (nee Mills) - of Scarborough, Ontario, born May 13th, 1914 in Shoal Harbour, Nfld. Peacefully, on Sunday, January 27, 2002. Beloved wife of the late John Sharkey and the late Lloyd Ernest Roberts of Random Island. Loving mother of Bill Roberts (Chris), Elizabeth Hutchings (Alex), Olwen Therrien (Ross), Peigi Brown and Terry Roberts. Loving stepmother to Al Sharkey (Dorothy), Brian Sharkey (Joyce) and Dave Sharkey (Cindy). Loving sister of Ralph Mills (Blanche- deceased) of St. John`s, Nancy Adams (Ray) of Willowdale & Fern Asbridge (Archie) of North York. Predeceased by sisters Marjorie Parsons (Max) of St. John`s & Iris Mills of Toronto and brothers Hedley Mills (Marion) of Corner Brook & Austin Mills (Ruth) of Gander. Nanny will be sadly missed by Susan, Ross, Arawn, Beth, Will, Zoe, Jennifer, John, Michael, Janean, Christine and Laura and great-grandchildren Deryn, Gwyneth and Ashton. Memorial service Wednesday, January 30th, 11:00 a.m. at Paul O`Connor Funeral Home Ltd., 1939 Lawrence Ave. E., Scarborough.
January 29, 2002

SHEA, Leo Darcy - Passed peacefully away at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, March 22nd, 2002, Leo Darcy Shea. He leaves with loving memories his beloved wife, Martha, stepson Greg Shauer, granddaughter Andrea Cervone (Peter), great-granddaughter Nicole Cervone, grandson Thomas Shauer, USA; sisters: Eileen Collins, St. John`s, Nfld., Betty Quick, Baie Verte, Nfld., Florence Shaw (Andy), Naniamo, B.C., brother-in-law Michael J. Evans, Virginia, USA, other relatives and friends. Leo was predeceased by parents, Leo and Elizabeth Shea, and sister Molly Evans. Memorial Service at Conways Funeral Home on Monday, the 25th, was followed by cremation. Donations may be made to the Cancer Society.
April 06, 2002

SHEA, Patrick - Passed peacefully away at home on Thursday, January 10, 2002, in the presence of his loving family, Patrick Shea, aged 88 years, of Witless Bay and Buchans. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife Gertrude; his children: Sister Mary Pius, St. Bride`s Convent, Littledale, Bess Wozniak (Joe), Tom`s River, N.J., Kathleen Brokaw (George), Etowah, N.C., Mary Harte (Derm), Witness Bay; Carmel Lange (Dave), Tom`s River, N.J., Tom (Essie) Grand Falls-Windsor, Sharon Turpin (Ray), St. Lawrence, Sylvester (Elizabeth), St. John`s, Alice, his devoted caretaker, Witless Bay and Jim (Bonnie), Stephenville; 22 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; his sisters: Alice Lynch, Gertrude Shea, Chris Lundrigan, all at Brooklyn, N.Y. and Nellie Terry, Holyrood; nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls, Friday from 2-10 p.m.; Saturday 2-10 p.m.; and Sunday from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral Service from St. Patrick`s Church, Witless Bay on Sunday at 2 p.m. Burial at the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus, Conception Bay. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Witless Bay Parish Church.
January 11, 2002

SHEA, Valiena Marie - Passed away on Monday, February 11, 2002 at her home in San Diego, California, surrounded by her loving family, Val Shea, age 46 years. Leaving to mourn her parents Robert and Monica Shea (nee Hanlon, formerly of St. John`s); her sister Cindy; nephew Jason, all of San Diego. Sharing their grief in Nfld., her Aunt and Uncle Joe and Theresa Tulk; cousins Joe, Derek and Roger Tulk and Terri Fifield and families, special friend Lisa Tulk, also a large number of aunts, uncles and cousins. Cremation has already taken place. A memorial service will be held on March 16, 2002 at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church, San Diego, California. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to her parents at 8159 Calle Nueva, San Diego, California, 92126.
"Rest our precious Val, your suffering has ended".
March 02, 2002

SKINNER, Roger Thomas - Passed away suddenly on Saturday, February 23, 2002, Roger Thomas Skinner, age 50 years, formerly of Port aux Basques. Well-known musician and drummer with The DU-CATS. Predeceased by parents Gordon and Pearl (Stroud). Leaving to mourn, loving wife Margaret (nee Beresford); daughter Gillian; sister Evelyn Hann, Port aux Basques; brother Lewis Skinner (Mona), St. John`s; Aunt Marion Larkin, Connecticut, U.S.A.; uncle Arthur Skinner (Madeline), Port au Choix; niece Arthena Bailey (Bill), Port aux Basques; nephew Dwayne Skinner; sister-in-laws, Doreen Manning (Ben), Geri Graham (Ian), Phyllis Hefferton (Mac); brothers-in-law, Pat Beresford (Beth), Kevin Beresford (Lil), Frank Beresford (Brenda), Len Beresford (Phyllis), Mike Beresford (Sheila), Gary Beresford (Bride) and Jerome Beresford (Tammy); also many other nieces, nephew and a large circle of friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home. 329 Freshwater Rd. from 2-10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2002 at 2 p.m. from St. Mary`s Anglican Church, Craigmillar Avenue. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to Music Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador in memory of Roger Skinner or a charity of one`s choice.
February 25, 2002

SMETHURST, Peggy (nee Higgins) - Passed peacefully away at her home in Bramalea, formerly of Bell Island, Newfoundland, on Tuesday, March 5, 2002. Predeceased by her husband Jack; parents Gladys and Ernest; brothers: Jack and Garfield (Louise) and sister Olive. Loving mom of Clyde (Monique); cherished grandmother of Pierre; dear sister of Albert (the late Annie), Ross (the late Coleen), Ches (Inez), Don (Janet) and Evelyn (the late John Bennett). Peggy will be lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Funeral service took place at Community Funeral Centre Chapel, Bramalea. Private cremation.
May She Rest In Peace. Amen
March 23, 2002

SNOOK, Clyde W. - Lewisporte, NF (born Sagona Island, NF), aged 70. Died on Thursday, May 23, 2002. He leaves to mourn his wife Goldie; son Chester Snook (Karen); daughters: Anne Bursey (Ford), Margaret Porter (Paul), Colleen Bishop (Gary), Colette Jewer (Ken) and Susan Goulding (Terry); and eight grandchildren. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Gordon Woolfrey Funeral Home, Lewisporte. Funeral service held at St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Lewisporte May 26, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of one`s choice.
May 25, 2002

SNOW, John B. - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of John (Jack) B. Snow the beloved husband of Helen; loving father to son David of Winnipeg, daughter Brenda Hudspeth (John) of Calgary, daughter Donna Burt (Joe) of Winnipeg, son Paul (June) of St. John`s, Nfld and grandchildren Darren, Claudia, Kimberley, Shannon, John Charles and great-granddaughter Chelsea. Jack was predeceased in 1987 by his cherished daughter Barbara. He also leaves to mourn his brother Winston (Elsie) of Nfld, sisters Cora Mitchell of Nfld., Joyce Smith of Nova Scotia, and Norma (Mel) Pratt of Nebraska. Jack was employed as a Financial Analyst with the United States Air Force in Newfoundland and Labrador and moved west to Winnipeg in 1975 to continue his career with Transport Canada. Because of the closeness of the family, many of the children followed Jack and Helen to Winnipeg where Jack retired in 1985. Jack loved to golf and spent much of his 17 years of retirement on the golf course. He loved his family beyond anything else and he loved nothing better than having everyone at home. He was very proud of all of his family and of their accomplishments. The family wishes to thank Dr. Louridas who allowed that one more hope, the wonderful team of doctors, nurses, aides and support staff of the Vascular Surgery Unit at St. Boniface Hospital and the caring and compassionate staff of Three North at the Grace Hospital where Jack spent three months. Memorial Services will be held at Charleswood United Church, 4820 Roblin Boulevard, Winnipeg at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19th. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Charleswood United Church, 4820 Roblin Boulevard, Winnipeg, MB., R3R 0G6 or to the Palliative Care Unit at St. Boniface General Hospital, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB., R2H 9Z9. Arrangements entrusted to: CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM (204)885-9715.
March 23, 2002

SPRACKLIN, Herbert (Lewis) - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Center on Monday, February 04, 2002, Herbert Lewis Spracklin, originally of Brigus, aged 91 years. Predeceased by his first wife Eva Pearl; daughter Joy; brothers Ernest and Thomas; sister Maud Kelly. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Lizzie Mary; daughters: Ruth Cornell, Texas, Joan Spracklin and Daphne Hynes, both of Ontario; sons: Malcolm (Ruth), Paradise, Ralph (Sherry) and Calvin (Lorraine), both of Ontario; sister Daisy Roberts, Brigus; and a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place from The Carnell Memorial Chapel on Thursday, February 07, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
February 05, 2002

STEEN, Kenneth Durrell - Passed away in Fredericton, New Brunswick, on December 28th, 2001 after a lengthy illness. Survived by one son Kurt Steen, St. John`s and one daughter Valerie Steen, Mukilteo, Washington, USA.
January 15, 2002

STEVEN, Angele Francois - (Former owner of Au Coin Francois). Passed peacefully away on Monday, February 25, 2002 at St. Luke`s Home, Angele Francois Steven, formerly of St. Pierre et Miquelon, in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her husband Robert in 1969. Leaving to mourn special friends Dorothy Pound, Mrs. Sheila Carnell, distant relatives in St. Pierre and the residents and staff of St. Luke`s Home. At Angele`s request, cremation has taken place. A private memorial service took place on Thursday, February 28, 2002 with interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Luke`s Home. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Carnell`s Funeral Home.
March 02, 2002

STOBIE, Margaret - Suddenly on June 1, 2002 in St. Andrew`s, Scotland. Margaret, beloved wife of Charles; dearly loved mother of Allison, Frances, Mirren and Carol; grandmother of Scott and Blair and great-grandmother of Gavin. Funeral held in St. Andrew`s, Scotland on Thursday, June 6.
June 15, 2002

TAPPER, Henry J - Passed peacefully away in Washington, D.C., on May 20, 2002, Henry J. Tapper, age 73 years, formerly of Torbay, Korean War Veteran, U.S. Airforce (Retired). Predeceased by his father Henry (1984), mother Grace (1998) and sister-in-law Linda Tapper (2002). Leaving to mourn his sister Jean Tapper and brother Graham; nieces: Paula Dodd (Paul), Lesley Tapper (Chad); nephew Geoffrey Tapper (Michelle); grand-niece Taylore Grace Dodd and Aunt, Edna Thorne; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Interment to take place at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia.
May 23, 2002

TAYLOR, David - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at the Health Sciences Hospital on Wednesday, May 22, David Taylor of Paradise, formerly of Dunville and Bell Island, in his 64th year. Predeceased by his father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence and Florance Taylor; brothers: Foster, Clarence and Carlson. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Priscilla (Hunt); sons: David (Kathy), Cambridge, Ont., Glen (Charlotte), Paradise; daughters: Cindy Au (Sing), St. John`s and Karen Collins (Peter), Paradise; seven grandchildren: Shane, David, Peter, Jessica, Steven, Cindy and Courtney; brothers: Gerald (Rose), Mt. Pearl, Sam (Myrna), Calgary, Fraser (Lorraine), Dunville; sisters: Bernice Fitzpatrick (Mike), St. John`s, Gloria Bickford (Charles), Bell Island, Beulah O`Reilly (Paton), Jerseyside, Roma Clarke (Lorne), Dunville, Judy Bartlett (Albert), Halifax and Debbie Slade (Lee), Freshwater; and many nephews and nieces, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 12 noon - 10 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 12 noon on Saturday. Funeral Service at 2 p.m. on Saturday from The Carnell Memorial Chapel. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted.
May 24, 2002

TAYLOR, Hubert John - Passed peacefully away at his home in Boston, Mass. (formerly of St. John`s) on June 13, 2002. Predeceased by his father, John (1983); mother, Agnes (1990); sister, Doreen Kennedy (1971); brother, Fred (1994); mother-in-law, Filomena Canto (1989); brother-in-law, Edward Wylder (1987). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his devoted wife Sabina (Canto); sons: John, Edward and daughter Judy Crespo (Ricky). Cherished grandfather of Ricky, Joshua and Ethan Crespo. Also leaving to mourn his father-in-law Edward Canto, Boston; sisters: Mary Wylder, California and Shirley Conran (Gerry), St. John`s; brother, Dermott (Helen), St. John`s. Also many nieces and nephews in Newfoundland and California. Funeral took place from the Rapino Memorial Home, Boston, Mass. on June 18, 2002 with interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Boston, Mass.
June 19, 2002

TILLER, Phoebe, 1926 - 2002 - Our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Phoebe Julia Tiller (nee Keeping), passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 8, 2002, at the Rockyview Hospital, Calgary. Phoebe was surrounded by loved ones and in the thoughts of family and friends at the time of her passing. Cherished wife of Norman for 46 years. Loving mother to Glenn (Collette), Sandra (Craig), and Robin (Rob). Phoebe will be remembered as a doting grandmother to Jared and Carly, Lauren and Lindsay. Phoebe is survived by her sisters Onita, Sadie, Clarissa (Charles), Dorcas (Stan), Shirley, and brothers Stanley and Clarence, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her infant daughter Margaret Jean, and her parents Clarence and Margaret. Phoebe was born on Sagona, Newfoundland on March 15, 1926, later moving to St. John`s with her family. She married Norman in Windsor, Ontario in 1956; they moved to Montreal, finally settling in Calgary in 1967. Phoebe would readily admit her greatest achievement was her adoring children. "We love you mostest, Mom". The family would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Thomas Tam for his loving support. We also thank the staff of Southview, Bethany Care Centre, and the Rockyview Hospital for their ongoing care. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY`S "Park Memorial Chapel", (5008 Elbow Drive SW.) on Saturday, May 11, 2002 at 12:30 p.m. To e-mail expressions of sympathy: Subject Heading: Phoebe Tiller. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the Southern Alberta Brain Injury Society #140 2723 - 37th Avenue N.E. Calgary, AB. T1Y 5R8, Telephone (403) 521-5212 or to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, B21A, 6020 - 2nd Street SE, Calgary, Alberta T2H 2L8. Telephone: (403) 255-7100. In living memory of Phoebe Tiller, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.
May 11, 2002

TILLEY, TRAMLEY - DAY, Patty - Passed peacefully away at her residence in St. John`s on February 6, 2002. Born in Pugwash, N.S., 1951, Patricia Ann Tramley-Day, aged 50 years. Leaving to mourn husband Steve; mother Mary Elizabeth (Betty); sister Mary Campbell (Colin); brothers: Robert, David (Ruth) and Bruce; sisters: Ellen Tramley-Seymour (Larry), Becky (Daniel Lee); mother and father-in-law Anne and Jim Day; aunt Kathy; brother-in-law Gord; caregivers Marilyn, Dorothy and Wanda; also many other relatives and friends. Patty graduated with a BA from M.U.N. in 1974. She worked at the Art Gallery of NF and Labrador as exhibition coordinator. Was a weaver and teacher of weaving. She was a writer and longtime advocate for disability issues. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd., on Wednesday from 7-10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Friday at the Worship Center, 10 Canada Dr., with cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted. Donations in her memory to the local chapter of the MS Society or charity of one`s choice. Ever radiant with the Joy of Life which came from knowing Her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
February 07, 2002

TIPPETT, Carl - Suddenly on February 20, 2002, in Niagra Falls, Ontario. Predeceased by his father Eric Baxter Tippett and brother Robert Tippett. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Pat, his mother Myrtle, sister Evelyn (Eve) Richler (Avrum), brother John (Linda) of Bowmanville, Ontario; Wade of St. John`s; son Leon of British Columbia; daughter Nicolle of Halifax, step-son Steven; niece Nancy Olympia (Bobby) and nephew Sean. Funeral on Friday, February 22nd, 2002. Funeral arrangements from Morse & Son Chapel, 5917 Main Street, Niagra Falls. Phone 905-356-3550. Flowers gratefully accepted at the Funeral Home.
February 21, 2002

TIZZARD, Patience - Passed away at Health Science Complex on Feb. 1, 2002, age 78 years. Left with special memories are the management, staff and residents of Bayview Heights Manor, Kelligrews and her family at Fogo Island. Visitation on Saturday, Feb. 2, 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-5 p.m. in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, from where the funeral service will take place on Monday at 11 a.m. Interment at St. Peter`s Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies.
February 02, 2002

TREMBLETT, Joseph - Passed peacefully away at Placentia Health Care Complex on Thursday, May 2, 2002, Joseph Tremblett, of Placentia, formerly of Colinet, age 77 years. Predeceased by his parents Billy and Ida (O`Rourke) Tremblett, and lifelong friend Dan Linehan. He leaves to mourn, his stepbrothers, Dick, Fred, Bill, Paddy, Pete, and Harry Tremblett; and stepsisters, Mary and Madeline. His extended family with whom he resided for the last 30 years, Clara Linehan, Danny (Janet), Mernie (Rupert Kelly), Emma (Gerard O`Keefe), Marg (Jim Picco), Belinda (Eneas Deir), Mike (Darlene) and their families. Also special friends Billy and Helen Quilty and Terry Walsh. Also a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Coombs` Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral to take place on Monday, May 6, 2002 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in Coombs` Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia.
May 05, 2002

TUCKER, David Bruce - Passed peacefully away at his residence in the presence of his family, on Tuesday, June 4, 2002, David Bruce Tucker, aged 77 years. Prominent and well respected Business Man, formerly of Bell Island. Predeceased by his first wife Mabel (Butler) 1967. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Shirley; sons: David (Adella) of Torbay, John (Catherine) of Ontario and Bruce of B.C.; grandchildren: Melissa Barbeau (Shawn), David, Marcus (Amanda Howlett), Megan, Jeffery, Tyler, Ryan, Bruce, Dawn, Sherry, Christopher and Bobby; great-granddaughter Gracie Jessica; brother Milton (Lori); sister Marjorie Andrews; brother-in-law Bill Lindsay; special niece Heather Lindsay; sisters-in-law: Joan, Roslyn, Linda and Shelle; brothers-in-law: Ray, Sterling and Dereck Kelloway; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thank you to his care givers Marie Dicks and Jackie Green. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. Tuesday, 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral service from St. Augustine`s Anglican Church at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 7, 2002 with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island at 3 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society or St. Cyprian`s Anglican Church, Bell Island.
June 06, 2002

TUCKER, Olive Campbell Crocker King - Aged 86 years. Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Saturday, June 29, 2002. She was born in Trout River, Newfoundland on December 14, 1915. She was a loyal, devoted and honourary member and Past Mistress of Queen Mary LOBA #185, St. Philip`s. A member of the Sunshine Senior Citizens` Group, St. Philip`s. A member and Past President of St. Philip`s ACW. A devoted member of St. Philip`s Church Choir for many years. Predeceased by her husband William and three children. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, one son George Edward (Audrey) Tucker, Fort Erie, Ontario; four daughters, Edna (Edgar) Spurrell, St. Philip`s, Fanny (Abner) Tucker, St. Philip`s, Gillian (Gilbert) Zendejas, Stockton, California, Barbara (Peter) Kuyper, Elk Grove, California; six grandchildren, Penny (Collin) Belton, Warburg, Alberta, Ainsley (Sandra) Tucker, Trenton, Ontario, Barbara Zendejas, Stockton, California, Diane (Armando) Zendejas-Medina, Stockton, California, Neil (Kerrie) Tucker, St. Philip`s, Lois Tucker, Toronto, Ontario; seven great-grandchildren, Andrew and Rebecca Belton, Warburg, Alberta, Robbie, Sarah and Jennifer Tucker, Trenton, Ontario, Tomas Medina, Stockton, California, Matthew Tucker, St. Philip`s; three sisters-in-law, Phyllis Crocker, Port Rexton, Newfoundland, Ellen Crocker, Deer Lake, Newfoundland, Eliza (Clyde) Mercer, Montreal, Quebec; many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Funeral services to take place on Tuesday, July 2, 2002 at 2 p.m. from St. Philip`s Anglican Church with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, St. Philip`s. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Philip`s Anglican Church Building Fund.
June 30, 2002

TUCKER, Walter - Passed peacefully away in Toronto on May 9, 2002 in his 73rd year. Formerly from St. John`s. Left with fond and loving memories, his beloved wife Mary; his seven daughters and three sons; 19 grandchildren and one great-grandson; also three sisters and one brother; other family and friends. Before Walt moved to Toronto in 1973, he was a well known taxi driver for Gulliver Cabs. On his trips back home he loved to visit his old friends at Mommy Gosses, now known as Monty`s Pub. He will be greatly missed. Burial has already taken place in Toronto. Loving memories last forever, his sister-in-law Florence Tucker, her daughters: Carol Ann, Charmaine, Elaine, Miranda, Lisa and their families.
May 18, 2002

UPSHALL, Frank Archibald - June 12, 1939 - May 8, 2002. It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we, the family of Frank Archibald Upshall, announce the sudden passing of a cherished husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. Frank was born June 12, 1939 in Harbour Buffett, Placentia Bay. He relocated to North Harbour in 1966 with his bride Selina, where together they made their home and raised their daughter Roxane and son Randy. Frank earned his living from the sea, a profession he dearly loved. In recent years five new wonders entered his life, son-in-law Leeland, daughter-in-law Lori-Ann and grandchildren Riley (6), Kayleigh (5) and Braden (3). Predeceased by his father, George in 1966 and his mother, Adelaide in 1999. On this sad day we remain to mourn and forever cherish this remarkable man: loving wife of thirty-six years, Selina (Hodder); daughter Roxane (Leeland Wareham); son Randy (Lori-Ann); grandchildren: Riley, Kayleigh and Braden; sister Annie Warren; brothers Ronald (Marie), Percy (Glenys), and Albert (Maxine); and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at the Anglican Church in North Harbour. Funeral will be held 2:00 p.m. on Saturday at the Anglican Church with Interment at the Anglican Cemetery in North Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Frank`s memory to the Anglican Church Building Fund (North Harbour).
Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never ends.
May 10, 2002

WALSH, G. Maureen (nee Moore), R.N. - Formerly of St. John`s, Nfld. Passed away peacefully on May 20, 2002 at St. Paul`s Hospital, Vancouver, B.C. Predeceased by her parents Samuel and Gladys Moore, and brother Gerard (Brother G.I. Moore). Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 44 years, A. Gerard; son Albert; daughter Anne and her son Albert Cho of Vancouver; son Gerard and his wife Jacqueline and their children Connor and Janae of Plano, Tx.; and son Brian also of Vancouver; sisters: Mary (Costello) and Vivian (Frank Squires) both of St. John`s; and brother Joseph (wife Peggy) of Mount Pearl, Nfld.; brothers-in-law: Dr. Michael J. Walsh (wife Bernadette) of Barrie, Ont. and Dr. Kevin F. Walsh (wife Louise) of St. John`s, Nfld. Special thanks to Dr. E. Nakielna, Dr. M. Galloway, Dr. P. Galbraith and the excellent teams at St. Paul`s ICU and Ward 8A for their professionalism and caring. Cremation and Inurnment at a later date. A Funeral Mass will be held at Guardian Angels Church on 1161 Broughton St. in Vancouver at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 24, 2002. No flowers by request. Donations appreciated to the St. Paul`s Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society.
May 23, 2002

WALSH, John Edward - Passed peacefully away at Chancellor Park on June 15, 2002, Dr. John E. Walsh, born in Tullamore, Ireland in 1913. Predeceased by his wife Vira. Leaving to mourn his daughter Ann, her husband George Casey, and their children Margaret and Maura of St. John`s, sister-in-law Muriel Jones of Ottawa, brother-in-law Ross Adams and his wife Ethel of St. John`s, nieces Olive Cox, Maude Hyland and Rita Brennan, all of Dublin, Ann Groves of London, nephews James Walsh of New York, Valentine Walsh of Manchester, Grenfell Adams and David Adams of St. John`s and his other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday from 7-9 pm and Tuesday from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 19, 2002 at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Church with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
June 18, 2002

WARREN, Robert Ernest - Passed away on April 16, 2002 at Halifax, N.S. Robert Ernest Warren of 92 Moirs Mill Rd., Bedford, N.S. (formerly of St. John`s, Nfld.) age 78 years. Predeceased by his parents William V. Warren and Annie B. Wright. He was a veteran of WWII and worked all his life with the airlines as an Operation Supervisor. He lived in Gander, Nfld. and moved to Boston in 1961. He retired to Bedford, N.S. He loved fishing and traveling throughout the world. He is survived by his wife Ida B. Warren; sons: Robert V. Warren, Middleton, MA, USA & Brian H. Warren, N. Reading, MA, USA; grandchildren: Nicholas, Brian, Michael and Megan; several nieces & nephews. Memorial service was held in Bedford Presbyterian Church, 49 Nelson`s Landing, Bedford, N.S. officiated by Rev. Don Codling. Interment at a later date. Donations may be made in his memory to a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, Bedford, N.S.
April 23, 2002

WARREN, Selby Edward - Tragically killed in Calgary on January 19, 2002, aged 29. Lovingly remembered by wife Karen and children Jason (8) and Stephanie (7); by father Harry (Roma); sisters: Tammy, Michelle; brother Harry; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Interment occurred in Calgary on January 24. A Memorial Service in his memory will be held on Thursday, January 31, at 6:30 at Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl.
January 30, 2002

WHELAN, Mary (Kenny) - Passed away at Billerica, Mass., Mary Whelan, 91, on March 4, 2002. Predeceased by husband Lawrence; brothers: Edward, Arthur, Kevin. Leaving to mourn daughters: Joan, Barbara; sons: Lawrence, Paul; sisters: Alice Nolan and Elizabeth Coffey. Interment in Mass.
March 16, 2002

WHITE, George Edward - Passed peacefully away May 03, 2002 at Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, George White, loving husband of Catherine White (Tucker) and the late Margaret Quartz. He also leaves granddaughter Christina White. Predeceased by his parents, George Edward White and Irene Edith Jackman, his brother Richard (Dick), sisters Barbara, Jean and his son George. George was born in Grand Falls, NF on November 13, 1913. He signed on with CNSL in 1930. In 1939 George joined HMCS Otter. In March "41, the Otter caught fire in the North Atlantic and sank with the loss of 22 lives. After survivor`s leave he sailed in the Sunbeam. In 1941 he joined the corvette Louisberg. This ship, while on the famous "Newfie-Derry" run was less than a ¼ mile from the Spikenard, when it was torpedoed. "It was generally thought by our crew," George recalled, "that the fish was meant for us." In 1943 George transferred to the Navy Signal School in Quebec. He was Sergeant-at-Arms for 12 years at Royal Canadian Legion Branch #4 Verdun. For many years he led parades through Montreal. One friend recalls the remark made by another friend when George White was leading a parade of several hundred veterans down St. Catherine Street. He said, "Look at all those Canadians following a Newfoundlander!" In May 2000 George made is last trip to Grand Falls when he and North Atlantic Convoy veterans came to St. John`s to commemorate the Battle of the North Atlantic. The Montreal White Ensign Naval Group gathered for a service at St. Willibrord`s Church and held a reception in his honor for his shipmates and friends to share memories of him. Relatives and friends from St. John`s and Labrador also gathered in St. John`s. "Lead them on in the parades of the next world George! We`ll miss you Sailor but we`ll not forget you." Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society and/or St. Willibrord`s Restoration Fund, c/o Fr. Joseph Cameron, 351 Willibrord Avenue, Verdun, H4G 2T7.
May 11, 2002

WHITE, Malcolm E. - Passed peacefully away at the North Haven Manor in Lewisporte on Monday, February 25th, 2002, Malcolm E. White, aged 86 years, formerly of Greenspond. Predeceased by his wife Joyce in 1990. Leaving to mourn sons: David (Betty) and Randy; daughters: Linda, Audrey Oake (Glenn), Trudy Johnson (Albert); brothers-in-law Samuel Carter and Lockyer Carter (Gladys) in Halifax and a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Service from Gower Street United Church at 2 p.m. Wednesday, February 27th, 2002. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Gower Street United Church or to the North Haven Manor. Special Thank-you to managment and staff at the North Haven Manor.
February 26, 2002

WIGHT, George Gordon - born in St John`s Newfoundland December 10, 1927, died peacefully at his home in Victoria BC with his family by his side. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife Marina (nee Diamond) and loving daughters Leanne Wiegel (Rick), Laurie Lahnsteiner (Gary); his granddaughters, who brought him so much joy, Lauren, Meghan, Erika and Jessica; brother Roy in Arkansas, nieces and nephews and many many wonderful friends. Memorial Service to be held in Victoria BC on Friday March 1.
March 01, 2002

WISEMAN, Father John B. Th. - Suddenly at his home in Perth on Saturday, April 27th, 2002, Father John Wiseman at the age of 62, currently was serving the Parish of Montague and formerly the Parishes of St. Mary the Virgin, St. John`s, Newfoundland and Hodge`s Cove, Newfoundland, Canadian Armed Forces, Provost Corps. (retired) and Padre of Branch 244, Royal Canadian Legion, Perth. Father John was the cherished husband of Lorraine (Upshall) Wiseman; dear father of Michelle (Robert) Slack of Carleton Place, Kim Wiseman (Honza Kozel) of Toronto and grandfather of Jason King and Jessica and Mitchel Slack; he is also survived by 4 sisters and 4 brothers and was predeceased by 1 sister and 2 infant brothers. Father John will be sadly missed by all his family and his many good friends and colleagues. Friends may pay their respects at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, Perth, Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. Father John will lie in state in St. James Anglican Church, Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in St. James Anglican Church, Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Bede`s Parish Cemetery, Nolan`s Corners. In remembrance, contributions to St. Bede`s Anglican Church or the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund would be appreciated. Branch 244, Royal Canadian Legion Perth will hold a Service of Remembrance, Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church.
May 01, 2002

WOODLAND, Irene (nee Green) - From the life of love, to the glory of God`s presence, Irene Woodland departed from this life on Sunday, May 26, 2002, in her 86th year. Predeceased by her loving husband, Theodore and her oldest son, Newman; Mother and Father, Lucy and Caleb Green and three brothers: Newman, Hubert and Curtis Green. She is now reunited with them in Heaven. Inspired by her example and honoured to say, this is our Mother and Grandmother, and dearly missing her, are her children and grandchildren. Son, Frank, daughter-in-law, Maxine, grandson, Harvey, wife Hilda; great-granddaughter, Emily; Daughter, Norma, son-in-law, Wallace, grandson, Brett, wife Micheline, great-grandsons: Stavros and Alexandros, granddaughter, Claudette, husband Mark, great-granddaughter, Seija; Daughter, Marilyn, son-in-law, John, grandson, Paul, friend Michelle, grandson, Norman, granddaughter, Irene; Daughter, Glenys, son-in-law, Alex, grandson, Fidel, grandson, Cory, great-granddaughter, Stephanie, great-grandson, Cory, granddaughter, Jennifer, friend Jason, great-grandson, John, grandson, Kenneth; Son, Kenneth, daughter-in-law, Dolores, grandson, Theodore, grandson, Kenny, grandson, Matthew. Children of her late son Newman. Granddaughter, Bonnie, husband and family. Grandson, Todd, wife Lisa, great-grandson, Travis, granddaughter, Donna, husband Tony and family; Daughter-in-law, Marion, granddaughter, Bonnie, husband Lawrance, great-grandson, Tyson, great-granddaughter, Kiana. Much loved sister of Nellie, brother-in-law George, Jim, sister-in-law Beatrice, Larry, sister-in-law Shirley and Frank; Sister-in-law Irene; Sister-in-law Susie; Sister-in-law Elizabeth and sister-in-law Doris Woodland. Cherished aunt to many nieces and nephews and a loving friend. Privileged to enjoy her friendship as adults, having profited from her wisdom and encouragement, blessed by her prayers and generosity and remembered for her loving kindness. Grieving their loss, but also celebrating her life, family and friends will be received at, Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Avenue, Markham, Ontario, 3 lights north of Hwy. 7, 905-305-8508. Visitation on Wednesday, May 29, 2002, 2- 4 p.m., 7- 9 p.m. Funeral service at the Chapel on Thursday, May 30, 2002, at 1:00 p.m. Burial at St. Andrew`s United Church Cemeteries, Elmwood Cemetery, Markham, Ontario. No flowers by request. Donations in her memory may be made to Trinity United Church, Memorial Fund.
Follower of Jesus and forever loved, until we meet again, God Speed Mom.
May 28, 2002



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