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Extract of Obituaries For Those Who Died
Away from their Original Place of Birth
Names G - H
- Passed away on 5 July 99 at Long Island, N.Y., Helen Gallagher (Handrigan).
Left to mourn her husband Gerald; 3 sons: Michael, Raymond and Stephen, all
of Long Island, N.Y.; 1 daughter Geraldine of California; 1 brother Stephen
Handrigan and wife Carmel of St. John`s, Nfld.; 6 grandchildren, several nieces,
nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral to be held on Saturday, July 10 at Long
GARDINER, Gertrude Louise (nee Mews)
- Passed peacefully away at her home in Brampton, Ont., with her family by her
side, on Monday, October 4, 1999. Cherished wife of Harcourt (Buzz); loving
mother of Jeff (Yvonne), John, Gail (Michael) and Anne (Dan); loving grandmother
of Christopher, Samuel and Mia Louise; brother Carman of St. John`s. Gertrude
will be missed by her family and friends. Friends were received at the Meadowville
Cremation Chapel, Brampton on Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the
service at 2:30 p.m. Cremation followed.
GATHERALL, Catherine (Ida)
- On Wednesday, April 7, 1999 peacefully passed away in her 86th year in Toronto,
Ontario. Beloved mother of Isabel, Richard, Velda, Hubert, Douglas and Reno.
Much loved sister of Isabel, Rosemary, Richard and Julia. A Funeral Service
will be held on Monday, April 12, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter and Paul Church.
Will be sadly missed by everyone and will be remembered for her kindness.
GEORGE, Blanche (nee Durdle)
- Age 89 years, originally of Bonavista. Predeceased by her husband Marcus June
26, 1995. Passed peacefully away at Chancellor Park on Monday, May 31, 1999.
Leaving to mourn one daughter Muriel (Mrs. Derek Arbuckle) of Ontario; two grandchildren:
Carolyn and Julia. Special friend and care-giver Marie Croke and a large circle
of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton
Ave. on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral
service 10:30 a.m. on Friday from St. Michael`s and All Angels with interment
to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted
or donations may be made to the Nfld. Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
GEORGE, William A.
- Passed peacefully away at his residence in Chamberlains, on June 9, 1999,
besides his wife of 54 years, Ruth (Hodgson). He is survived by two daughters:
Linda Fillmore (James),Fredericton, N.B. and Moira Clooney (Nicholas), Kelligrews;
one grandson, Nicholas George Clooney; four sisters: Dorothy Coombs (George),
Upper Island Cove, Gertrude Fleming, Bell Island, Edith Miller, Portugal Cove,
Evelyn Jones, St. John`s; also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and
friends. He was predeceased by his parents, one brother and five sisters. Memorial
service will take place on June 11 at 2:30 p.m. from the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah`s
Witnesses, Kelligrews. Inurnment to follow on Bell Island. In lieu of flowers,
donations to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah`s Witnesses, Kelligrews would be greatly
appreciated by the family.
GILL, Sarah Gwendolyn
- Jewett City, Connecticut. Sarah Gwendolyn Gill, of 39 Maple Street, died Sunday
morning at her home after an extended illness. She was born in St. John`s, Newfoundland,
Canada, daughter of the late Cecil S. and Gertrude (Cave) James. Mrs. Gill came
to Connecticut in 1951 and worked for the Griswold and Central Shoe Co.`s. She
retired from Comark Industries in 1981. In 1949, she married Daniel Shorey who
died in 1966. She then married Robert Gill in July 1967. He survives her. Mrs.
Gill was a lifelong member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Jacques Cartier Club
and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the Polish Citizen`s
Club, all of Griswold. Besides her husband, survivors include her daughter and
son-in-law Alan and Rae Dallas Sauson-Roy, her son and daughter-in-law Albert
and April Shorey, all of Griswold Ct.; two brothers, Ted James of Kippens, Newfoundland,
David James of Nanaimo, British Columbia, and a sister, Hope Amedeo of Rockville,
Maryland; her grandchildren, David Roy and Sara Roy; numerous nieces and nephews
in the United States and Canada. The Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home, 490 Voluntown
Road, Route 138, Jewett City is in charge of private arrangements. Donations
may be made in her memory to Hospice of Southeastern Connecticut, P.O. Box 902,
GOOBIE, Louise May
- Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, April
7th, 1999 formerly of Bell Island. Age 75 years. Predeceased by her husband
Patrick in 1973; her sisters: Bertha Reid and Mary Hickey; and her brother John
Cousins. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her daughter Anita
Rossiter (Ray); her son Philip (Shirley); sister Margaret Harvey; two granddaughters:
April-Rae and Amber-Lynn; and a large circle of nieces and nephews, friends
and caregivers of Escasoni Complex. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home. Funeral
Mass on Saturday, April 10th, at Mary Queen of Peace Church at a time to be
announced. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
GORDON, Alexander Robert
- Passed away suddenly at Guelph General Hospital on Sunday, May 2, 1999 in
his 66th year. Born in Alberta, raised in Hamilton, and resided in Guelph. Father
of Aaron, Alexander, Alan, Donnie, Randy, Scott and David. Companion of Joan
Young. Also survived by grandchildren. Will be remembered by friends and other
family members. Alex spent most of his life in the trucking and shipping industry.
He had a love and passion for Newfoundland where he has many old friends. Friends
may call at the J.B. MARLATT FUNERAL HOME, 615 Main Street East (east of Sanford),
Hamilton on Wednesday 7-9 p.m. Service in the Marlatt Memorial Chapel on Thursday
at 11 a.m. Interment Woodland Cemetery.
GRACE, Margaret (Margie)
- 6742 Gulfport Blvd. S. 114, St. Petersburg, Florida 33707-3846. The many friends
of Margie Grace both in St. John`s and Corner Brook will be saddened to hear
of her passing on August 14, 1999. She was the Rental Manager at the Friendly
Native Beach Resort for fourteen years and retired in 1991. It was there that
she met and made many friends from Newfoundland. She is survived by her husband
Virgil, a son William and a daughter Vickie.
GRACE, Mary (nee Porter)
- Aged 78 of Forest Field, St. Mary`s Bay, War Bride of the late John Grace,
passed peacefully away after a short illness, in the presence of her daughter,
Evelyn, at Northern Lights Regional Health Centre, Fort McMurray, Alta., on
Jan. 1, 1999. Details of surviving family members and funeral arrangements at
a later date.
GRAHAM, Mrs. Stella
- Died peacefully on January 24th, 1999 at the Cornwall General Hospital following
a brief illness. Predeceased by 13 brothers and sisters. Mrs. Graham was the
beloved wife of the late Edward Eugene Graham and the proud daughter of the
late Elizabeth Guy and the late Jim McDonald (who drove the first locomotive,
the Newfie Bullet, across Newfoundland). Beloved mother of Elizabeth (Wiley),
Ed (Graham), Pat (Hamilton), Bobbie (Routhier), Jim (Graham) and Marlane (McDonald).
Also survived by a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mrs.
Graham was a former employee of the Cornwall General Hospital and former executive
of the CGH Credit Union. She was also a former President of the Business and
Professional Womens Club, a former member of Toast Masters International and
an avid bridge player. Mrs. Graham led a full, rich and rewarding life and will
be sadly missed by both family and friends. The family of the late Stella Graham
will receive friends at McArthur Bros. & MacNeil Funeral Home, 428 Second
St. E., Cornwall, Ont. on Monday, January 25th from 2-4 and 7-10 p.m. and Tuesday,
January 26th from noon until the time of service. Funeral Tuesday, January 26th
for Mass of Christian Burial in St. Columbans Church at 2:00 p.m., followed
by Cremation. Flowers are not only appreciated, but welcome.
GRANT, Dr. George A.
- March 24, 1923 - May 13, 1999. Passed away, in the presence of his family
at St. Clare`s Hospital, Dr. George Grant (born Glasgow, Scotland). Left with
loving memories wife Margaret; daughters Alison Grant-Powell (Don) Stephenville;
Gillian Grant (Gerry Donovan), St. John`s and Fiona Grant, St. John`s; grandchildren
Alexandra Grant and Callum Donovan, St. John`s. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Open House to be held at the Arts
and Culture Centre, Stephenville, Tuesday, May 18, 1999 between 7 p.m. and 9
GRAY, Jack (John)
- Passed peacefully away on June 18, 1999, at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital after
a lengthy illness, Jack Gray, age 77 years. Leaving to mourn loving wife Kate;
daughters Maisie (Philip) Manzer, Debbie (Steve) McGivery, Cora (Les) Morash;
sons Ron (Christine) Gray, Wade (Valda) Gray, Frank (Katherine) Gray; 14 grandchildren;
one great-grandson; sister Hazel Mercer; brother Harold (Audrey) Gray, Lumsden;
large circle of nephews and nieces. Jack had many friends in Lumsden where he`d
lived for over 70 years. Jack was a kind, hard-working family man who will be
greatly missed. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., from 7
p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 20th,
1999, at 2 p.m. from Barrett`s Chapel with cremation to follow.
GREEN, Dorothy M. (Dolly) (nee Young)
- Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Thursday, September
23rd, 1999, at her daughter`s residence in North Syracuse, NY, after a courageous
battle with cancer, Dorothy M. Green in her 75th year of Fulton, NY, formerly
of St. John`s, Newfoundland, Canada. Predeceased by her parents James and Rose
Young, her infant brother Errol, brothers: Austin and Varick, infant sisters
Hazel and Elizabeth. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories: husband Robert
E. Green; sons: Sandy (Monica) at St. John`s, NF, Leslie (Linda), David (Leah),
Robert Jr. (Lori), Russel (Barbara); daughters: Cynthia Wooding (Daniel), Madonna
Lake (Peter) and daughter Elizabeth Stagnitta (Stephen) with whom she resided
in her last days; thirty-one grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; one
sister Gwendolyn Wilkinson (Winston), St. John`s; brothers: Basil (Anne), Chamberlains,
NF, Robert (Terri), St. John`s, NF; sisters-in-law Bernice Young and Frances
Young; brother Cecil (missing - HMS Dasher disaster, 1943); special aunt - Alice
Young, St. John`s, numerous relatives, nieces, nephews and friends in Newfoundland,
Canada and the USA. Ever loved and ever remembered by all. Forever in our hearts.
GREENE, Gerard M.
- Passed peacefully away in South Wales, U.K. on September 24, 1999, age 66
years. Predeceased by his father Gerard and sister Mary Dunphy. Left with fond
and loving memories mother, Mary (Greene) Carroll, St. Patrick`s Mercy Home;
wife Heather; three daughters and two sons in the U.K.; one brother Cyril (Freda),
London, ON; five sisters: Eileen (John Brooke), Joan, Elizabeth, Edwina (John
Comerford) and Maureen (Jim Casey); brother-in-law Kevin Dunphy. Funeral announcement
GREENE, John Joseph
- Passed peacefully away on January 31, 1999, at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex,
John Joseph Greene in his 61st year, of Cape Broyle, formerly of Presque, P.B.
Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Mary (Kane); his children:
Janet Furey (Des), Rita and Rodney; two precious granddaughters: Amy Furey and
Chesley Greene; one sister, Rita Parsons (Cletus); four brothers: Tom (Marguerite),
Steve (Sandy), Jimmy (Carolann), and Gerard (Norma); mother-in-law Marie Kane;
sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law and many other relatives and friends. Resting
at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls, from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
Funeral following Mass of Christian Burial from the Immaculate Conception Church,
Cape Broyle, on Wednesday, February 3, at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Our Lady of
Capes Cemetery, Cape Broyle.
GREENE, Mary A.
- Passed peacefully away at Dr. J.I. O`Connell Centre, Corner Brook on Saturday,
November 6, 1999, age 83 years. Predeceased by parents George and Emma Power;
sisters: Sr. M. Consilio Power, Cecilia Campbell; brother Gerald. Leaving to
mourn husband Thomas, Deer Lake; sons: Gerald, Singapore, Patrick and George,
Edmonton, AB, Larry, London, ON; daughters: Anna Nash (Bill), Vancouver, BC,
Maureen, Long Island, New York, Cecilia, St. John`s and Carmelita Morgan (George),
Deer Lake; nine grandchildren: Cheryl, Michelle, Megan, Andrea, Desi, Vincent,
Timothy, Evan and Alicia; one great-grandchild, Jacob; sisters: Sr. Carmelita
Power, Peru, Julia Greene (Brian), Point Verde, Lena Cunningham (Stuart), Annandale,
Virginia. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home Placentia. Visitation Monday 2-4 p.m.
and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia
on Tuesday, November 9, at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Father Dermot McGettigan
Cemetery, Southeast. Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer`s
- Of Dunville, former resident of
Tacks Beach. Passed away at the Placentia Health Care Center after a courageous
battle with cancer. Predeceased by his parents, Edward and Bridget Greene; 4
brothers; and a special sister. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Irene (Barry);
three sons: Corey, David and Jeffrey; and one daughter Amanda; three brothers:
Vick (Vera), Jack (Winnie) and Frank (Alice); four sisters: Emma (Ernest), Mary
(Harry), Beatrice (Clarence) and Valerie (Pat); and a large circle of family
and friends. Resting at Mahers Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral to take place
on Friday at St. Anne`s Church, Dunville at 2:00 p.m. No flowers by request.
- It is with great sadness that the
family of Mrs. Gwen Grimes announce her passing at the Health Science Centre,
St. John`s on March 5, 1999, age 75. She leaves with fond and loving memories
her husband Nelson; sons: Perry and wife Sandra, Guelph, ON, Dave at Gander;
daughter Gail and husband Gordon Mahaney of Waverley, NS; and one brother Ross
Bussey and wife Daphne at Port Au Grave. Also left are grandchildren: Jacob,
Timothy and Saxon at Guelph, ON; step-grandchildren: Sam and wife Sandra at
San Francisco, Jason at Vancouver, Colin, Margaret both living at Waverley,
ON; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey`s
Funeral Home, Gander from 2-4:30 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 7 and
from 10 a.m.-12 noon Monday, March 8 with funeral services being held at 2 p.m.
from the St. Martians Anglican Church, Gander. Interment at All Saints Cemetery.
Donations in her memory can be made to the Coronary Care Unit at the James Paton
Memorial Hospital, Gander. Arrangements entrusted to Stacey`s Funeral Home.
GRUCHY, Philip George Stone
- Passed away March 28, 1999, at the Grace Hospital, St. John`s, Nfld., after
a short illness. Predeceased by his parents Rueben and Edith Stone DeGruchy
and sister Sylvia Peters (Victor). Born in Rencontre West, Newfoundland, November
27, 1917, Philip George DeGruchy made his home in Nova Scotia from 1936 -1964.
He served in the RCNVR during WWII, sailing on several corvettes He and his
family were members of St. Luke`s Anglican Church in Dartmouth for many years,
and Phil will be remembered by his brethren at Wentworth Masonic Lodge. He retired
after 30 years with Dominion Stores Ltd. in 1979. He was a devoted family man
with a lively sense of humor, and will be remembered by friends for his spirited
accordion playing. Phil spent many happy hours with a fishing rod in his hand
in the rivers and ponds of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. Left to mourn with
exceptional memories are his beloved wife of 57 years, Julia (Durnford); daughters:
Eva Moore, Halifax and Gloria (George) Winters, St. John`s; three grandchildren:
Philip Winters (Erin Hennessey), Christopher Winters (Nicole Bond), St. John`s
and Julia Moore (Gordon Gammie), Halifax, N.S. Also left to mourn are brothers:
Charles (Lenore), Saskatchewan, John (Sue), Alberta; and sister Jane Skinner,
Alberta; a number of nephews and nieces as well as a large circle of friends.
Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Funeral 2 p.m. Wednesday,
March 31, 1999 from Barrett`s Chapel. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers,
donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
- One of the pioneer residents of
Gander, JAMES GUPPY, passed away peacefully at the Lakeside Home on May 27,
1999 at age 84. Jim was born in Port Rexton, Trinity Bay on August 2, 1914.
He graduated from Bishop Field College in St. John`s. During World War II he
served overseas in Italy and North Africa with the 166th Newfoundland Field
Regiment. After the war, he graduated from the Radio College of Canada in Toronto,
where he owned a radio repair shop for a short time. Jim settled in Gander and
worked as a radio electronic technician at the Department of Transport with
Signals. In the 1950`s he took courses for radar maintenance, and for the rest
of his career he worked with precision approach radar for landing airplanes,
taking numerous courses along the way. He built his home at 124 Memorial Drive
in 1954, cleared the land, landscaped, and added a vegetable garden himself.
Jim enjoyed carpentry, “puttering around” in his basement, and gardening. He
loved attending reunions of the 166th, and driving around the island. Jim was
predeceased by his first wife Emma, his sister Mildred and his brother John.
He is survived by his second wife Blanche; his daughter Karen Abbott (Carl);
his son Bill (Lorna); grandchildren Mark Abbott, Suzanne Abbott and Lynn Guppy;
step-children Lorne Bishop, Sylvia Newhook (Robert); and a large circle of nieces,
nephews, cousins and friends. Jim was a life member of the Gander Branch of
the Royal Canadian Legion, a Past Master of the Gander Masonic Lodge #16, a
long term member of St. Martin`s Anglican Church. He was loved and respected
by all who knew him. A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday,
May 30, 1999 at St. Martin`s Anglican Church in Gander. Burial will follow at
All Saints Cemetery. If friends desire, in lieu of flowers, the family would
appreciate donations to the Lakeside Home in Gander (95 Airport Blvd., A1V 2L7).
Stacey`s Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements (256-8585.)
HAIGH-PARK, Kaylin George
- Born into Heaven May 28, 1999, Kaylin George, darling infant son of Wendy
Haigh and Chris Park. Leaving to mourn grandparents George and Linda Haigh,
Mount Pearl, George and Danielle Park, Toronto; special Aunts and Uncles: Richard
and Cathy, Andrea and Jeff, David and Norman; Great-aunt Marie and other relatives.
Funeral took place at McDougall & Brown Funeral Home, June 5th. Interment
in Pinehills Cemetery. Rev. Toni Delabbio officiating. For a brief moment in
time we kissed you & held your tiny hand. Rest in Peace little man, we`ll
be together someday and there will be no more tears.
HANLIN, Florence Elizabeth (Betty)
- 76, of Halifax, passed away peacefully Thursday, May 27, 1999 in the Palliative
Care Unit of the VG Hospital. Born June 16, 1922 in Saint John, New Brunswick,
she was a daughter of the late Duncan and Jessica (Carter) Campbell. Leaving
to remember with fond memories are daughters: Kathy Bastow, Meri Hanlin, both
of Halifax; son John, Dartmouth; sister: Audrey Conway, Montreal; daughters-in-law:
Judy, Acton, Ontario, Jennifer Dartmouth; special sisters-in-law: Verma Hanlin,
Lois Durno, both of Halifax; grandchildren: Stuart, Ryan, Jessica, Lindsay,
Ian, Kathleen, Eric & Jacqueline; several nieces and nephews and a large
circle of family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Stuart (Stu);
son Duncan; sisters: Mildred McMurray, Kathleen Gorie and Ruth Campbell. Cremation
has taken place. Memorial Service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, May 29 in Atlantic
Funeral Home Chapel, 6552 Bayers Road, Halifax, Father Basil Carew officiating.
Memorial Mass will be held 9 a.m. Monday, May 31, in St. Alphonsus Catholic
Church, Hampton, New Brunswick. Interment to follow in Hampton Cemetery. Family
flowers only. In lieu, memorial donations may be made to the Palliative Care
Unit, c/o VG Hospital, Halifax.
- Passed peacefully away at the Placentia
Health Care Centre on Wednesday, October 27th, 1999 Albert Hann of Freshwater,
formerly of Petite Forte, in his 74th year. Predeceased by parents, James and
Lucy; daughter Donna; and sister Margaret. Left with loving memories, wife Mary;
daughter Annette (Garland Ellsworth); sons: John, James (fiancee Lynette Murray)
and Michael; sister Bernadette (Pat Griffiths); four loving grandchildren: Shauna,
Garrett, Jessica and Jarrell; brother-in-law Bill Hynes; many nieces and nephews,
relatives and friends. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home in Placentia. Interment
at the Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia. Funeral Notice
to be announced later.
- Passed peacefully away at the Burin
Hospital on Friday, August 13, age 86 years. Gerald Hann of Petite Forte, Placentia
Bay. Predeceased by his wife Marguerite (Brennan); brothers: Patrick, Jack and
Mike; sisters: Maud (Brown) and Rita (Walsh). Leaving to mourn sister Hilda
Ryan, Placentia; sisters-in-law: Veronica Hann, Jerseyside, Bridget Hann, Petite
Forte, Kay Brennan, St. John`s, Mary Browne (Patrick), Long Harbour; brother-in-law
Jack Brennan (Nora), St. Bride`s and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, St.
John`s. Funeral to take place Monday, August 16 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica.
Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. May he rest in peace.
HAPGOOD, ENA P.
- of Clarkston, MI; formerly of Pontiac MI; May 20, 1999; age 73; wife of the
late Albert E.; mother of Daphne (Gerald) Stonebraker of Homer MI, Barbara Gahan
of Clarkston MI and Kathleen (Frederick) Bourjaily of Newark OH; grandmother
of Lisa Johnson, Jennifer Gahan, Ted Liddell, Ashlee Bourjaily and Julia Bourjaily;
sister of Doris Hoskins, Joyce Stratton, Leslie (Jean) Hoskins, David (Neda)
Hoskins, Alison Steele and James Hoskins. Ena was a care giver and friend to
many. Funeral service Monday 10 a.m. at the Lewis E. Wint and Son TRUST 100
Funeral Home, Clarkston MI where friends may visit Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday
3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Interment Ottawa Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the
HARRIS, Jessie Maud
- Passed peacefully away after a short stay at Hoyles Escasoni complex, St.
John`s, NF on January 31, 1999, Jessie Harris, age 98. Predeceased by her husband
Percy; daughter Muriel; sons Percy (Jr.) and John; brothers Willard, Truman
and Boyd; and sister Verda. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughters:
Lillian Miller (Rev Sam), Hubbards, NS; Florence Johnson (Don), St. John`s,
NF and Shirley Mayhew (Eric), Kentville, NS; sisters Ida Williams, Lower Sackville,
NS and Helen Gidney, Digby, NS; many nieces and nephews and a large number of
grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. A date for
a memorial service at The Baptist Church, Sandy Cove, Nova Scotia will be announced
later by the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made
to the Baptist Church, Sandy Cove, NS, B0V 1E0 or to a charity of one`s choice.
Funeral services entrusted to the care of Carnell`s Funeral Home, St. John`s,
- Passed peacefully away at the Health
Sciences Centre on Friday, August 13, 1999, Walter Harris, of Seal Cove (Formerly
of Corner Brook) aged 72 years. Predeceased by his loving wife, Lee, his adopted
parents, Henrietta and William Hart, his mother and step-father, Belle and Gordon
Legge, and his father Walter Harris. Leaving to mourn his two brothers: Arch
Legge (Mary), Gordon Legge (Millicent) both of Corner Brook; sister: Etta Nelson
(Pat) of Albuquerque, New Mexico; a special niece: Lee Coates (Jim) and many
other nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral
Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Sunday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
and Monday 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral to take place on Monday, August 16th at
2 p.m. at St. Peter`s Church, Upper Gullies. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery,
Upper Gullies. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to a charity of
HARVEY, John Patrick
- (≤Captain John≤), 72, of 16 Braeside Lane, Halifax, formerly of Truro, died
peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, November 18, 1999, in the
New Halifax Infirmary. John, from St. John`s, Nfld., was a son of the late John
and Mary (Murphy) Harvey. A commercial traveller, he was employed with Atlantic
Gypsum Ltd., Corner Brook, Nfld., for many years. Dad`s main passion was curling
at the Truro Curling Club and he loved to entertain his fellow club members
with ≥Newfie≤ nights. He also enjoyed trout fishing, woodworking and is a member
of the Shearwater Woodworking Club; a past member of the Kiwanis Club, Toastmasters,
Big Brothers-Big Sisters and a faithful member of the Immaculate Conception
Church, Truro. In his retirement years, Dad could be found at the Public Gardens
and Halifax waterfront, selling his fishermen souvenirs. He is survived by son
Dan and wife Jacinta of Berwick; daughter, Karen and husband, Gary O`Hara; daughter,
Barbara and husband Chris Corkum, both of Halifax; his former wife, Julia; grandchildren:
John, Andrew and James Harvey, Liam O`Hara, Carly and Connor Corkum; sisters:
Margaret Brazill and Theresa Hall of St. John`s, Nfld.; brother James Harvey
of Kilbride, Nfld.; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters
Loretta Kavanaugh, Thomasine Fitzpatrick, Mary Jones and brother Gerald all
of St. John`s, Nfld. Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 21, from 3:30
- 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., with a prayer service 8:00 p.m. Sunday, to
be held at Mattatall Funeral Home, Young Street, Truro. Funeral Services to
be held on Monday, November 22, at 11:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church,
Prince Street, Truro, Rev. Donald S. McLeod officiating, with burial in the
Robie Street Cemetery, Robie Street, Truro. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
to the I.W.K. Grace Hospital Halifax. WE LOVE YOU DAD AND WILL MISS YOU SO MUCH.
HATHAWAY, Mary (Critch)
- Passed peacefully away at Cape Cod, February 16, 1999, age 95. Left to mourn
are sisters: Anastasia and Gertrude Yetman, St. Mary`s, Hilda Yetman, Dunville
and brother Thomas, Kelligrews. Funeral took place at Cape Cod.
HAWCO, Joseph Patrick
- Passed away after a lengthy illness on June 18, 1999, Joseph Patrick Hawco
of Port Blandford, NF, in his 75th year. He was born in Brigus Junction, NF
and grew up in Camden, New Jersey. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories
his wife Shirley, five sons; Fred (Philadelphia, PA), Boyd (wife, Ruth), Gander,
Allen (wife, Judy), Fort McMurray, Alberta, Larry (wife, Bernice), Port Blandford
and Robert, Port Blandford, also one daughter, Olive Saunders (husband, Marven),
Toronto, ON; eight grandchildren, one brother Leroy (Carbonear) and two sisters;
Clara Boundridge, St. John`s, and Maria Fitzpatrick, Collingswood, New Jersey,
U.S.A., also uncle Bill Morgan of Brigus Junction. Resting at Alton United Church,
Port Blandford on Sunday, June 20, 1999, starting at 6 p.m. Funeral service
2 p.m. on Monday, June 21, 1999 at Alton United Church, Port Blandford with
interment at the United Church Cemetery, Port Blandford.
- passed suddenly away at his home in Brigus House, on Friday Oct. 15, Clarance
Hawkins, aged 68 years, predeceased by his parents, Mary Margaret and Joseph
Hawkins, sister Pat Maloney and brother Edward. Leaving to mourn his loving
wife Patricia; one brother, Philip (Josephine), of Brigus House; sister Lavina
Daley (Pete) of St. Joseph`s, three stepdaughters, Mildred Molloy (Robert),
Maureen Paul (Darryl), Wanda Whalen (Kevin), four stepsons, Pius Hayes (Esther),
Randy (Darlene), Darryl and Harold. One special grandson, Kevin, ten step-grandchildren
and one great-grandson, nieces, nephews, and a large circle of relatives and
friends. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home in Bay Bulls. Visiting hours from 2
p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral notice later.
HAWKINS, Madonna (nee Power)
- Of Brigus South. Passed peacefully away at her daughter`s residence in Calvert
on April 21, 1999, Madonna Hawkins, aged 75 years. Predeceased by her husband
Aiden, July, 1998. Leaving to mourn two sons: Edgar (Drusilla), Goose Bay; Bernard
(Diane), Goulds; five daughters: Mamie (David Sullivan), Brigus South; Peggy
(Jerome Sullivan), Biscay Bay; Evelyn (Walter Boland), Calvert; Sharon (Moiz
Balkhi), California; Lynn (Tony Curran), Goulds; twenty-four grandchildren;
three great-grandchildren; many other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan`s
Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visiting hours 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., Thursday and Friday.
Funeral from The Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle following Mass of
Christian Burial at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 24, 1999. Interment in Our Lady
of the Cape Cemetery, Cape Broyle.
- Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex after a courageous battle
with cancer on Sunday, May 30th, 1999, Minnie Hawrysh, aged 72 years. Predeceased
by her loving husband Walter, December, 1961; and her parents Michael Symchych,
November 1987, and Annie Symchych, February 1998. Leaving to mourn with fond
and loving memories two daughters: Joan Nicholl (Harold), with whom she resided,
and Irene Hawrysh (friend Guy); cherished granddaughter Darby; sister Helen
Skoretz (Lloyd); brothers: Alex and George (Joanne); also a large number of
other relatives and friends. Interment will be held at the Ukraine Orthodox
Cemetery in Hafford, Saskatchewan. As expressions of sympathy donations in her
memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre. Funeral arrangements
entrusted to the care of Barrett`s Funeral Home, St. John`s,
- Passed peacefully away July 30,
1999, age 55 years, of Thompson, Manitoba, formerly of St. Patrick`s, Green
Bay. Predeceased by mother Mary 1989 and brother Richard 1997. Left to mourn
his daughter Tina, Alberta; father Leo, St. Patrick`s; brother George, Alberta;
sisters: Eileen Tarrant, St. John`s, Frances Pustis, California, Rosemary Barnes,
Nova Scotia, Sharon Hayes, Alberta, other relatives and many friends in Manitoba
- (83) of New Glasgow, NS, died peacefully on Monday, July 19th, 1999 at the
Queen`s North Health Complex, Minto, NB. Born October 3rd, 1915 in Catalina,
Newfoundland, he was the youngest son of the late Alexander (Sandy) and Mary
Hannah (Raymond) Haynes. He was the first employee hired by S.W. Miffin Ltd.
of Catalina. He served the role of Maintenance Supervisor with Mr. Miffin`s
successful salt fish processing business. Over the years his role with the firm
covered many areas such as: electrician, plumber, refrigeration mechanic, carpenter,
radio, t.v. and appliance repair; and diesel mechanic on the company`s many
schooners. He retired from the company in 1987 at the age of 71 after working
there for many years, except for 1942-45 when he worked with the American Forces
at Fort Pepperal, St. John`s, Nfld. He also served as Service Officer, Treasurer,
Vice-President and President of The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 16 in Catalina,
Nfld. As well, he attained the rank of Sub Lieutenant in the Royal Canadian
Naval Reserve. He was a kind, compassionate and generous man, highly respected
in his community. He was considered a man who could accomplish anything. He
is survived by his wife of 58 years, Cora Nellie (Matthews); sons: Dr. Gordon
R. Haynes, wife Rebecca, Minto, NB and Randy M. Haynes, wife Classie, New Glasgow,
NS; and grandchildren: Cynthia, Pamela, Jason, Angela, Katie, Charles, Alexander,
William and Mary. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with
funeral services 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 22nd, 1999 at St. Michael and All
Angels Anglican Church, Newcastle Bridge with Rev. J. Cathcart officiating.
Interment will take place in St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Cemetery, Newcastle
HELPARD, Alice Ethel
- Passed peacefully away on July 12th, 1999, Alice Ethel Helpard of Halifax,
Nova Scotia. She was predeceased by her husband Raymond H. Helpard in August
of 1997. Left with loving memories are her children Ann Aylward (Fintan) St.
John`s, Lynn R. Helpard, Orono, Ont., Colleen Abdullah (Lokman) Mahone Bay,
N.S and Elsbeth Yada (Shane) Sidney, B.C. Also her sister Dorrie Desveaux, Claremont,
California. Surviving her as well are twelve grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren
including Geoffrey and Elaine Aylward and their children Stephen, Erin and Meaghan
of Mount Pearl. The Funeral Mass was celebrated at Canadian Martyrs Parish,
Halifax at 11 am Thursday July 15, 1999. Eternal rest grant unto her O Lord.
HEMMENS, Verna May
- Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Thursday, July 15th,
1999, Verna May Hemmens (nee Thorne), aged 87 years. Predeceased by husband
Tom. Leaving to mourn, sisters Grace Luby and Margaret Rogers; brothers Carson
Thorne (Shirley), and twin brothers Bert Thorne (Mary) and Fred Thorne (Joyce),
residing in England; nieces and nephews, Edward Luby (Josephine), David Luby
(Patricia), Lloyd Luby (Yvonne), Randy Thorne (Debbie), Debbie Hiscock (Ray),
Marlaine Manning (Jack), Patricia Murphy (Bob), Carol Demers (Pete), Fred Thorne
(Arlene), Brenda Stevens (Keith), Donald Thorne (Ann), Richard Thorne (Wendy)
and a large circle of others relatives and friends, including those made over
many years while operating her convenience store on Pleasant Street. Special
thanks to the staff of Three-West, Escasoni. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home,
328 Hamilton Ave., from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday;
and 10 a.m. to 12 noon on Monday. Funeral service at 2 p.m. on Monday, July
19th, 1999 from the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 30 Aldershot St., with interment
to follow at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
may be made to the Seventh Day Adventist Church.
- Retired Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. Quietly and peacefully in
hospital, on the evening of June 7, 1999, with his family by his side, after
a short intense battle with leukemia. Beloved husband to Mary Hearn-Hendela;
loving father to daughters Malaka and Tara, he holds a special place in our
hearts. Predeceased by his parents Gabriel and Malaka. Dedicated brother to
Regina (Casimir), Tony (Mance), and Costa (Louise). Cherished by Mary`s family
in Nfld.: Mildred Hearn (mother), Rev. E.M. Shea (uncle) and brothers: Jim (Linda),
Joseph (Wanda) and Edward (Grace-Ann). Special uncle and godfather to many.
George was born August 4th, 1935 in Jaffa, Palestine. He grew up and lived in
Cairo, Egypt, traveled the world and chose Canada as his home. He had a successful
career in private industry and government. He will be sadly missed and eternally
respected by a wonderful mix of friends. Friends may pay respects at the Kelly
Funeral Home, 585 Somerset St. (Centretown), Ottawa, Ontario. Thursday, June
10 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Friday, June 11 from 2:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to
9:00 p.m. Funeral Saturday to Sts. Peter and Paul Church (1161 River Rd.) for
Mass of Christian Funeral at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow at Parish Hall. Cremation.
Interment of cremated remains at a later date in Brigus, Nfld. to rest near
the sea in the place he loved so much. To honour George`s belief in the value
of education of young people, in memoriam donations to the G. Hendela Scholarship
Trust Fund, c/o Scotia Bank, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1S 5B6.
He is not dead, this friend; not dead, But in the path we mortals tread, Gone
some few, trifling steps ahead, And nearer to the end; So that you, too, once
past that bend, Shall meet again, as face to face, this friend You fancy dead.
Consolation by Robert Louis Stevenson
HENDERSON, Olive (Nee Miller)
- Suddenly at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Grimsby on Wednesday, April 14,
1999, Olive, Formerly from Kerley`s Harbour, Trinity Bay, entered into the presence
of her Lord. Beloved wife of Elwin. Loving mother of Milton and Helen, Carl
and Christine, Bruce and Brenda, Guy and Giz, Linda and Cal, Ina and Allan,
all of Stoney Creek. Predeceased by son Donald and Granddaughter Kristy. Sadly
missed by fifteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Dear sister of
Max and Barbara, Emma and Tom, Beulah and Frank, Nellie, Bernard and Alvina,
all of Newfoundland. Olive will also be sadly missed by her cousin Ned and Marion
of Ohio and her friends at Stoney Creek Alliance Church. The Funeral Service
will be held at Stoney Creek Alliance Church, 605 Highway 8, Stoney Creek, Ontario
on Monday, April 19 at 1:30 PM. Interment at Mountview Gardens, Stoney Creek.
- Passed peacefully away at Placentia Hospital on Thursday, June 3, 1999, age
55, formerly of Merasheen. Leaving to mourn sisters: Mary (Don), Ann (Clem),
Elizabeth (Louis), Rita (Juan); brothers: Richard (Nevis), Gus (Phyllis), George;
nephew; nieces; other relatives and dear friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral
Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 5, 1999
at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in Coombs Memorial Cemetery,
HEPDITCH, Thaddeus (Ted)
- Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Sunday, October 17,
1999, Ted Hepditch, 79, of Southern Harbour (formerly of Clattice Harbour),
Placentia Bay. Predeceased by first wife Lucy (Connors), 1985 and daughter Mildred
Denteau, 1978. Survived by wife Lucy (Hickey); daughters and sons Marian (Ken
Littlepage), Dartmouth, N.S., Fergus, Vancouver, Felix, Toronto, Phyllis, Toronto,
Jim, Southern Harbour, Yvonne (Jim Cahill), St. John`s, Bride (Francis Fennell),
Red Cliff, B.B., Geraldine, Vancouver, Evelyn, Southern Harbour and Eugene,
Hay River, Inuvut; son-in-law Mike Benteau, Halifax; brother-in-law Fred Connors,
Corner Brook; grandchildren: Sean and Leah Littlepage, Dartmouth, N.S., Susan
and Andy Cahill, St. John`s, Amanda and Melissa Smith, Vancouver; many relatives
and friends. Resting at Our Savior King Church, Southern Harbour, Tuesday 10
a.m. to 10 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral services 1 p.m. Wednesday,
October 20, 1999 followed by interment in R.C. Cemetery, Southern Harbour.
HEWITT, Ralph Beatty
- Died peacefully at the Health Sciences Complex early morning 29 January, Ralph
Beatty Hewitt, aged 72 years, of Centreville, Bonavista Bay, formerly of Barr`d
Islands, Fogo. Predeceased by his parents: William and Mary Ann Hewitt; his
sisters: Lucy and Phyllis; his brother James and his sisters-in-law: Joyce and
Edith. He leaves to mourn five brothers: Archibald, Elias (Florence), Uriah
(Alma), Ronald (Rebecca) and Andrew (Ruby); four sisters: Mary (Leslie), Elsie
(Stephen), Trixie (Raymond) and Joyce (Nehemiah); many nephews and nieces and
a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service on Monday, 1
February at 2:00 p.m. from St. Barnabas Anglican Church at Centreville. Donations
in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
HICKEY, Elizabeth Frances
- Passed peacefully away at home in the presence of her family on Thursday,
November 25, 1999, Elizabeth Frances (Hynes) Hickey, born in Bay L`Argent, F.B.,
Nfld. in 1901. Predeceased by her husband, Alexander, 1992 and grandson, John
Huerta, August 1999. Leaving to mourn one son Larry (Lesley Ann), St. John`s;
six daughters: Doris Varley (Fred), Houston, Texas, Win Huerta (Pete), Layton,
Utah, Shirley Fleming, St. John`s, June Mollan (Vern), California, Alice Pinck
(Stan), California and Patricia Thoden, St. John`s; 19 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren;
sister Juanita Hodder (Leo), St. Bernard`s, F.B.; and many relatives and friends.
Resting at Cauls Funeral Home. Visitation on Friday 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00
to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, November 27, 1999 at 9:30
a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulcher Cemetery. “May
her gentle soul rest in peace.”
HICKS, Mary Theresa
- November 19th, 1929 - September 19th, 1999. Passed peacefully away, surrounded
by her loving family and friends, on Sunday, September 19th, 1999, Mary Theresa
Hicks (nee Lundrigan), formerly of Peters River, St. Marys Bay. Predeceased
by beloved husband Arthur, September 28th, 1992. Left with fond and loving memories,
darling daughter Mary Elizabeth; daughters: Lorraine and Marie (Daniel Best);
sons: Donald (Colleen), Derrick (Cynthia), Patrick (Margaret Rose), David (Susan),
Arthur (Sandra), Dennis (Marcia); 17 grandchildren; and a special family friend,
Delno Hensley (Jack). Leaving to mourn sister Marion Finlay, Philadelphia; brothers:
Vincent (Rita), Philadelphia and Peter (Rita), St. John`s; sisters-in-law: Theresa,
Helen and Shirley Lundrigan, Josephine Grace and Catherine Hicks. Mary Theresa
had many special relatives and friends who were a great comfort to her following
the tragic loss of her dear husband and during her lengthy illness. Resting
at Hickey`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation 2-10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, September 22nd at 11:00 a.m. at Holy
Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully
accepted or donations may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Special Olympics.
≥May She Rest In Peace. Remembered In Love.≤
HIGDON, William (Bill)
- 76, of Church St., Moncton, passed away at the Moncton Hospital on Tuesday,
November 2, 1999. Born in New Harbour, Nfld., Bill was the son of the late Robert
John and Ella (Clarke) Higdon. Bill was a retired heavy equipment operator,
attended Central United Church, member of the Moncton Lions Senior Citizens
Assoc. and the Air Force Veterans Club. Bill will be sadly missed by his wife,
Mildred (Millie) (Griffiths) (Dinan) Higdon; daughters: Lorraine Wills (Robert),
Stephenville, Nfld., Helen Osmond (Eric), Millertown, Nfld., Patricia Quinlon
(Pat), Sussex Corner; sons: Loderick, Ralph (Deb), Tumbler Ridge, BC., Randy
(Wani) Tahsis, BC, Don, Dartmouth, NS; 14 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren;
step-children: Patricia Dinan, Halifax, Peggy Dinan, Fredericton, Douglas Dinan
(Sandra), Kelowna, BC, Kathy States (Gordie), Kim Trider, Avonport, NS, John
Dinan (Tanda), Hillsborough; 11 step-grandchildren, 1 step-great-grandchild;
sister Emma Rogers, St. John`s, Nfld.; several nieces and nephews. Resting at
Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995). Visitation
Wednesday 2-4, 7-9. Service at Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home Chapel Thursday,
November 4, 1999, 1:30 p.m., Rev. Sandy Maclean officiating. Refreshments following
the service. Interment in Elmwood Cemetery. In Bill`s memory, donations to the
Canadian Cancer Society (859-6977) or memorial of your choice would be appreciated
by his family.
HISCOCK, Edgar George
- Passed away suddenly at his home in Bay Roberts on Monday, July 26, 1999 in
his 86th year. Predeceased by his wife Daphne, 1988 and son-in-law Russ Cave,
1987. Leaving to mourn one sister Lucille Norris; his daughters: Daphne Allhiser
(Ray) and Peggy Cave; sons: Lewis (Kay) and Edward (Grace); 14 grandchildren:
Susan, Sandra, Daphne, Kenneth, Jennifer, Paul, Cathy, Tony, Wayne, David, Mark,
Gary, Cathy, David and 14 great-grandchildren. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral
Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visitation Wednesday 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-4 p.m.
and 7-9 p.m. Service to be held at St. Thomas` Anglican Church on Friday, July
30th at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Anglican Cemetery, Forest Rd. No flowers
by request. Donations may be made to the Alzheimers Society.
HISCOCK, Geoffrey Wade
- Age 37 of Halifax, formerly of Newfoundland. Died May 15,1999 at the Q.E.II
Health Sciences Center, Halifax. Born in Carbonear, Newfoundland, he was the
son of Reg and Jessie (Hiscock) Hiscock. He is also survived by brothers: Gregory
and Derek, both of Halifax and Scott of Burlington, Ont; grandfather Wilfred
Hiscock; he was predeceased by his grandfather John A. Hiscock; grandmothers:
Ella May Hiscock and Annie Hiscock. Visitation will be Sunday 2-4, 7-9 p.m.
in J. A. Snow Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor Street, Halifax from where the funeral
will be held on Monday at 2 p.m. Mr. Gerald Levesque officiating. Burial to
take place in Oakridge Memory Gardens, Lower Sackville.
HISCOCK, Todd (1967
- 1999) - Mr. Todd Hiscock, 31, of St. Anselme, passed away Tuesday, January
12th, 1999, at the Dr. Georges-L Dumont Hospital. Born in Grand Falls, Newfoundland,
he was the son of Peter Hiscock and Marilyn Woodworth. Todd was employed as
an electronic automotive technician at Moncton Chrysler Dodge and was involved
in Motocross Racing. He is survived by his wife Joanne and his step-son Martin
of St. Anselme; his father Peter and his wife Daphne of St. John`s, NF; his
mother Marilyn and her husband Murray Frank of Pleasant River, NS; one sister
Denyse “Dee” (Charlie) Arsenault of Moncton; one brother Jeff of Calgary, AB
four step-sisters: Tina Frank of Molega, NS, Paula Haynes, Sharon (Neil) Richards
and Angie Haynes all of St. John`s, NF; one step-brother Chris (Lisa) Haynes
of Mount Pearl, NF as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation
will be held from Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault St., Dieppe, 857-1901,
on Thursday, January 14th, 1999 from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral service will be held
from St. Paul`s United Church, 404 Cleveland Ave., Riverview on Friday, January
15th, 1999, at 2 o`clock with Rev. Hugh Farguhar officiating. Interment in the
Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Dieppe, N.B. Donations to the Dr. G-L Dumont Hospital
Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
HODDER, Rev. Dr. James Gardner
- The Rev. Dr. J. Gardner Hodder, known as ≥Jim≤ passed away on Monday, November
29, 1999, at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home. Born June 24, 1919, at Heart`s Delight,
Trinity Bay, and educated at Dulwich College and Durham, McGill, Villa Nova,
and Heed Universities. Dr. Hodder was Captain in the Royal Welsh Fusiliers and
served in the First Expeditionary Force into France in the fall of 1939 and
was evacuated at Dunkirk. As Anglican clergyman, he held clerical postings in
Montreal, Campbellville, Ont., the Bronx, N.Y., and suburban Philadelphia. He
was an accomplished educator and psychologist. He leaves to mourn two sons:
Gary and Morris; two grandchildren: Matthew and Emily; daughter-in-law Elizabeth
Harvey; brother-in-law Clarence Pope; and sister-in-law Sarah Windsor. Resting
at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, November
30, and 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, December 1, 1999. Funeral service from
St. Thomas Anglican Church at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, December 2nd, 1999. Interment
to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to his childhood parish, St. Thomas Anglican Church.
- Passed peacefully away at Stratford General Hospital, Stratford, Ontario,
Brian C. Hollohan, on January 23, 1999, after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Formerly of Gander, NF. He is survived by his mother Anne Hollohan of Gander;
sisters: Maureen Dyke and husband Marshall of Gander, NF and Mary Hollohan of
Toronto, Ont.; brothers: Tom and wife Babs of St. John`s, NF, Barry and wife
Carolyn of Fredericton, N.B., John and wife June of Victoria, B.C., Wayne of
Sidney, B.C., and Jerry and wife Bev of Calgary, Alberta; six nephews, three
nieces and many friends and relatives. In deep appreciation, the family gratefully
acknowledges the kind expressions of sympathy by family and friends. When I`m
on my journey.. don`t you weep for me
HORWOOD, Pamela Gertrude
- Died comfortably near loved ones in her Ottawa home on Monday, August 9, 1999
after a brief illness. She leaves her husband of fifty-one years, Robert F.
Horwood, formerly an architect in St. John`s, three sons: Adrian, Rob and Ian;
seven grandchildren and one sister Reynette Hall. Pamela was born in 1917 to
Earl and Beatrix Pinsent at St. John`s, Newfoundland. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be sent to the Victorian Order of Nurses or the Canadian Cancer Society.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Modest Funeral Alternatives Inc., to whom
any queries should be directed at 613-831-7122.
HOWSE, Reverend John
- Passed peacefully away on June 8, 1999, Reverend John Howse of 878 Frank Hill
Road, Peterborough, Ontario, K9J 6X3, formerly of Glovertown. Leaving to mourn
wife Doris; sons John, Karl and George; daughters Helen and Ruth.
HUGHES, John Michael, CPA, CMA (Honorary) - Born Buffalo, New York, USA, October 23rd, 1946; Died St.
John`s, NF, Canada June 7th, 1999 at the Health Sciences Centre. John leaves
to mourn one son John and one daughter Shannon, both residing in St. John`s,
NF; mother Iva Hughes and brother Joseph, both residing in New York, USA. Mr.
Hughes was a longtime member of the teaching faculty of Memorial University
of Newfoundland where he taught accounting. Remains resting at Caul`s Funeral
Home, Torbay. Visiting hours Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., and Friday 10:00
a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, June 12th, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. from
Holy Trinity Church, Torbay. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Bauline Line, Torbay.
Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian
HULAN, Alice M.
- 150 Queen Street, Stephenville (formerly of Cartyville). It is with great
sadness that the family of the late Alice M. Hulan announce her passing at the
Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Thursday, May 20, 1999 in her
90th year. She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Muriel (Allan) Chislett
in Stephenville; one sister, Jessie (Malcolm) Smith in St. John`s; four grandsons:
Bruce (Michelle), Bill (Donna), all in St. John`s, Boyd in Bangkok, Thailand,
Geoffrey (Marlene) in Ottawa; three sisters-in-law: Margaret Vater in Baine
Harbour, Audrey Shears in Stephenville Crossing, Pearl Shears in Stephenville;
and many relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Stephen
J. Hulan; parents, George and Minnie Vater; and her brother, Leslie Vater. Friends
may call at Russell`s Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Saturday
from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Sunday, May 23 at
2:00 p.m. from St. Augustine`s Anglican Church on Hillview Avenue in Stephenville
with interment in the Anglican Cemetery in Robinson`s In lieu of flowers, donations
to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation, Stephenville would be greatly
HUNT, James Joseph (Jim)
- Passed away at Huntsville Hospital, Ontario, on Oct. 15, 1999, aged 59 years
(formerly of Dunville, Nfld.). Predeceased by his sister Eileen Ryan (nee Hunt)
and his brother Harry. Leaving to mourn wife Aileen, two daughters: Susan &
Sherri; three sisters: Bride Mugford (Abe), Angela Power, both at Dunville &
Josephine at Toronto, Ont. Two grandchildren & one great-grandson. Also
five loving nieces & three nephews & other relatives & friends in
Nfld. & Ontario. Funeral took place at Huntsville, Ont. on Oct. 18, 1999.
Memorial Mass from St. Anne`s Church, Dunville to be announced.
- Formerly of Portugal Cove, Nfld. Passed peacefully away after a short illness,
on February 24, 1999 in Montreal, Que., age 88. Beloved husband of Violet (nee
Somerton) and loving father of Brent, Lynn and Lorne. Loving brother of Kate
(Mrs. Frank Grouchy), Duce (Mrs. Bern Cook), Art, Grace (Mrs. Edmund Mitchell)
and Wall. Funeral service from Collins Clarke Chapel, 5610 Sherbrooke St. West,
Montreal, Que., Monday, March 1, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to the Palliative Care Service, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine
Avenue West, Montreal, Que. H3A 1A1.
- Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s
Mercy Hospital on Saturday, January 16th, 1999. Patrick Hynes, aged 81 years.
Formerly of St. Joseph`s, Placentia Bay. Predeceased by his loving wife, Matilda
(nee Lake), February 14, 1993. Leaving to mourn six daughters: Mary Thoms (Jim),
Thorold, Ont., Kate Hynes (Rick), Kamloops, BC, Lorraine Fowler (Stephen), Goulds,
Veronica Howlett (Jerome), Goulds, Elizabeth Sands (Doug), Goulds, Cecilia Power,
St. John`s; four sons: Aloysius Hynes (Tonie), Bay Bulls, Patrick Hynes Jr.
(Mag), Foxtrap, Walter Hynes (Cathy), Ferryland, Jim Hynes (Linda), Mount Pearl;
28 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; 1 brother Cecil Hynes (Jenny),
St. Mary`s; 1 sister-in-law Annie Lake, St. John`s; along with a large circle
of family and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Funeral
Mass on Tuesday, January 19th, 1999 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church.
Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
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