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Obituaries for Trinity Bay District
from The Telegram for 2000

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The obituaries appear here, as they appeared in The Telegram on the dates noted with each entry. For the convenience of researchers, the first mention of a Trinity Bay community has been highlighted. Only those obituaries from 2000 have been included here. If someone has an obituary previous to 1998, and would like it to appear in this series, please contact Jim Butler by using the CONTACT button at the bottom of every page.


LANE, Kevin Nathaniel - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, December 10 at Bonavista Hospital after a hard fought battle with cancer, Kevin Lane of Port Union. Age 38 years. Predeceased by his mother May in 1993. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his father Eli (Margaret); and sister Elizabeth at Port Union; also a large circle of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Resting at Strathies Funeral Home, Catalina. Funeral to take place 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Peter`s Church. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Catalina. Donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one`s choice.
December 13, 2000


LAWLOR, Edward J. Sr. - Passed peacefully away at Escasoni on Monday, October 2, 2000, age 82 years, 3 months, formerly of St. Thomas` Line, Paradise. A well known man for his many trips to Millertown, moose hunting. Predeceased by his loving wife Gertrude Whalen-Lawlor (nee Locke), May 1985. Leaving to mourn a loving and cherished daughter Joan Rodgers; special grandson Louis (Jean); 3 sons: Richard (Francis), Ned (Muriel) and Benedict (Carol), Haliburton, Ont.; stepdaughters: Bridget Coombs (Cyril), Trepassey, Mary Jones and Nora Sinclair (Eric), Clarenville; stepsons: Jim Whalen and Pat Whalen, Ontario; 32 grandchildren, a great number of great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; 3 sisters: Madonna Druken, Bernadette Druken (Sylvester) and Jean Lynch; also a number of nieces and nephews; as well as the staff and friends of 2 North and 2 West at Escasoni; and a number of relatives and many friends of St. Thomas Line, Paradise. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visitation from 10 a.m. -10 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 4, 2000 at 10:30 a.m. from Holy Family R.C. Church, Paradise. Interment in St. Thomas of Villa Nova Cemetery, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
October 03, 2000


LEGGE, Frederick Corbett - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, June 1, 2000, in the presence of his family at the Health Sciences Complex, after a long courageous battle with cancer, Frederick Corbett Legge of Heart`s Delight, age 79 years. Predeceased by father Frederick, mother Adelia, twin brother Allan, brother William and granddaughter Penni. Leaving to mourn wife Ina; seven sons and one daughter: William (Betty Jean), Selina, Henry (Pat), Joseph (Sybil), Gordon (Barb), Edwin (Daphne), Jesse (Carolann), Frederick (Joy); fifteen grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; one uncle; two aunts; special friend Dave; also a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Resting at the S.U.F. Lodge, Heart`s Delight. The funeral service will be held from St. Matthew`s Anglican Church, Heart`s Delight on Sunday, June 4 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory gratefully accepted to St. Matthew`s Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo.
June 03, 2000


LEGGE, Ruby Norma - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, April 9, 2000, Ruby Norma Legge of Heart`s Delight, Trinity Bay, age 74 years. Predeceased by her husband Lewis, 1998. Leaving to mourn one daughter Isabelle Hussey & husband Cecil, one son Boyd & wife Gwen, Mt. Pearl, six grandchildren, Cecil Jr., Harold, Kerry, Carolyn, Nichole & Stephanie, one great-grandchild Matthew McGrath, one brother Elwood Harmun & wife Olive, one sister Jean Kelly & husband Ron, sisters-in-law Annie Legge, Jane Hapgood & husband Tom, Ida Smith & husband Fred, Geraldine Harmun & sister-in-law Melvie Legge residing at St. John`s, brother-in-law Edward Dew plus a large circle of other relatives & friends. Resting at the Fisherman`s Lodge, Heart`s Delight. Funeral service on Wednesday, April 12 at 2:00 p.m. Flowers will be gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 11, 2000


LETHBRIDGE, Chester - Passed peacefully away after a short illness, in the presence of his loving family, on Monday, September 19th, 2000, Chester Lethbridge, age 72 years. Predeceased by wife Margaret and daughter Susanna. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughters: Joyce (Cyril) Moore, children Holly and Michael, Annmarie (Tony) Wiseman, children Christina and Suzanne, son Peter (Gillian), children Ted (Loretta and mother Ruby), and Matthew (mother Kim) and 1 great-granddaughter Sabrina; brothers: Phillip, Albert, Roy, Robert, William and Heber; sisters: Carrie, Blanche, Lillian and Dorothy; caregiver Phillip Molker; also a large circle of other family and friends. Resting at Blundon`s Funeral Home, Shoal Harbour. Visitation Wednesday to Friday 12-10 p.m. Funeral Services to take place from St. Mary`s Anglican Church, Clarenville on Saturday, September 23, 2000 at 2 p.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one`s choice. "A Loving Father, A Faithful Friend."
September 21, 2000


LETHBRIDGE, Margaret (nee Seaward) - Passed peacefully at her home, after a lengthy illness, in the presence of her loving family, on Saturday, March 4, 2000. Margaret Lethbridge, age 70 years. Predeceased by daughter Susanna. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband of 46 years, Chester; daughters: Joyce (Cyril) Moore, children: Holly and Michael, Anne Marie (Tony) Wiseman, children: Christina and Suzanne; son Peter (Gillian), children: Ted (Loretta and mother Ruby) and Matthew (mother Kim); and 1 great-grandchild Sabrina; sisters: Ruby (Roy Lethbridge), Julia (Andrew Cooper), Annie (David Mulley), Esther (Doug Bryant); brother Richard (Clare) Seaward; also a large circle of other family and friends. Resting at Blundon`s Funeral Home, Shoal Harbour. Visitation Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., Monday 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Funeral Services to take place from Anglican Church, Clarenville on Tuesday, March 7th at 2:00 p.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Blundon`s Funeral Home, Shoal Harbour. "A Tender Mother, A Faithful Friend."
March 06, 2000


LOCKE, Ervin Gordon - Passed away after a brief illness at the G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, NF, on November 22, 2000 in his 56th year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, wife Barbara (nee Pardy), Port Rexton, NF; three sons: Wade (wife Susan) and special grandson Ryan, Port Rexton, NF, Ervin Jr., (wife Cyndy), Port Rexton, Corey, St. John`s, NF; parents: Gordon and Joan Locke at Port Rexton; one sister: Donna Pennell, husband Joseph (Bud), Toronto, Ontario; three brothers: Alfred (wife Patricia), Labrador City, Wayne (wife Marie), Dunfield, Trinity Bay, Keith (wife Ruby), Moncton, N.B.; father and mother-in-law: Kirby and Marjorie Pardy, Bonavista; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Port Rexton. Funeral service Christ Church (Anglican), Port Rexton on Friday, November 24th, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Port Rexton. In lieu of flowers, donations gratefully accepted in Ervin`s memory to Christ Church, Port Rexton or the G.B. Cross Palliative Care Unit.
November 24, 2000


LUFFMAN, Dorothy Annie Florence (nee Sheppard) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on May 24, 2001 at the St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital after a courageous battle with Cancer, Dorothy Luffman of Markland, age 55 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband, George (Roy); two daughters: Wanda (Glenn Chubbs), Trudy (Glenn Thorne); four grandchildren: Trevor, Chelsea, Leanne and Claire; brother Harvey (Shirley); sisters: Eileen (Sidney), Sylvia (Doug), Whilemena, Shirley (John Jr.); mother-in-law Marion; special brother-in-law Al (Erma); sisters-in-law: Jane (Neville) and Elaine (George); special friend Joan Brophy. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Family service 9:30 p.m. Saturday. Church Service 4:00 p.m. Sunday, May 27 from St. John the Baptist Church, Whitbourne. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to Christ Church, Markland.
May 26, 2001


MacDONALD, Miriam (Hutchings) - Death of Miriam MacDonald, age 74, of 50 Gritton Avenue, Sydney, formerly of Tilton, Nfld. Passed away very suddenly Wednesday, August 9, 2000 at Bedford, Nova Scotia. Born at Blaketown, Trinity Bay, Nfld., she was the daughter of the Late Solomon and Beatrice (Smith) Hutchings of Tilton, Conception Bay, Nfld. She was a member of Saint Anthony Daniel Parish, Sydney. She was a long standing member of the CWL, The Irish Benevolent Society and The Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary. She was a devoted volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society, The Heart and Stroke Foundation and the St. Vincent De Paul Society. Surviving are two daughters: Mary Joan (John) MacAdam, Bedford, N.S. and Carmel Anne (Bob) MacDonald, Victoria, B.C.; one son Donald Gerard MacDonald, Ottawa, Ontario. She is also survived by eight sisters: Florence, Labrador, Kathleen, Sydney, Mildred, Margaret, Joan, Debbie, all of Newfoundland, Rhoda, California and Louise, Toronto; three brothers: Joe and Jack, Newfoundland, Soll, California. Also surviving are eight grandchildren: Glenn, Taunia, Liam, Andrew, Aimee, Jay, Connor and Breena; and two great-grandchildren: Jamie and Keegan. She was predeceased by her husband Francis E. MacDonald; two sons: Barry Francis and David Clifford; her stepmother Belinda; brothers: William Clifford, Wilfred; sisters: Lillian, Gertrude. The Late Mrs. MacDonald will have no visitation. Funeral Mass will be held Monday 2 p.m. in St. Anthony Daniel Church with Rev. L. Boone officiating. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks, N.S. Donations may be made to the N.S. Heart and Stroke Foundation.
August 11, 2000


McGRATH, Louise Gertrude (Cooper) - Passed away peacefully, after a lengthy illness, at the Escasoni Home on Sunday, April 16, 2000. Gertrude McGrath, in her 75th year. Predeceased by her parents William and Mary Cooper. Leaving to mourn her husband James McGrath; four sons: Israel McGrath (Jessie), New Bonaventure, Roy McGrath (Susie), New Bonaventure, Stanley McGrath, Stephenville Crossing, Lloyd McGrath (Linda), New Bonaventure; five daughters: Ruby Brake (Edmund), Stephenville Crossing, Stella Young (Stanley), Upper Island Cove, Bernice Brake (Gerald), Cold Brook, Nova Scotia, Linda King (Gerard), St. John`s, Eileen Dillhan, Enfield, Nova Scotia; also 18 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; also 3 brothers: James Cooper (deceased wife Shirley), Trinity East, John Cooper (Barbara), Franklin, NH, USA, Gerald Cooper (Pearl), Trinity East; 3 sisters: the late Sylvia Cooper, Myrtle Anderson (Lou), Ontario, Joan Heffern (Heber), Salvage; also many friends and relatives. She will be resting at St. John`s the Evangelist Church, New Bonaventure. Funeral Service will take place 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 19th, 2000. All donations to a charity of your choice.
April 19, 2000


McGRATH, William E. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on April 9, 2000, in his 79th year, surrounded by his loving family. WWII Veteran, 59th Regiment. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife Bernadette; two sons: William and Brian (Tina) and daughter Anne (Kyran Dwyer); four grandchildren: Kathleen, Elizabeth and John McGrath and Emily Dwyer; two sisters: Margaret and Catherine; and brother Aiden, Trinity; sister-in-law Maureen McGrath, Mass, U.S.A.; also five nieces and a large circle of friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday and Tuesday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, 9:30 a.m., from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Rd. Interment Field of Honour, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 10, 2000


MARCH, Sarah Jane - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, July 24, 2000, Sarah Jane March of Green`s Harbour, aged 79 years. Leaving to mourn husband Albert H., family and friends. Resting at Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo until Wednesday noon; then resting at Faith United Church, Green`s Harbour from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 26 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow United Church Cemetery. No flowers by request, donations in her memory may be made to the Janeway Childrens Hospital Foundation.
July 25, 2000


MARTIN, Frances - Passed peacefully away on December 28th at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex, Frances Martin of New Perlican, in her 76th year. Predeceased by her parents Walter and Elsie Martin and sister Ruby Baldwin. Leaving to mourn one brother Harvey (Freda), Scarborough; one sister Phyllis Locke, Gander/ Mt. Pearl; brother-in-law Frank Baldwin, Pouch Cove; nieces: Christine Martin (Brock) and Frances Martin; nephews: Harvey (Lorraine) Baldwin, Bill (Judy) Baldwin and Randy (Patsy) Baldwin; also a large circle of relatives and friends. At Frances` request, cremation has taken place. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2001 at 10 a.m. at the Carnell Memorial Chapel, St. John`s. Interment will take place on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. in the Anglican Cemetery, New Perlican. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
December 29, 2000


MERCER, Allister Chesley - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, St. John`s on Tuesday, October 24, 2000 Allister Chesley Mercer of Sunnyside, aged 59 years. Predeceased by his mother Caroline, 1981. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife, Vera, of 34 years; father Chesley C. Mercer (Blanche), Clarenville; sister Lorraine (Mervin Stanley), Richmond, BC; a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville on Thursday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m., then to St. Andrew`s Anglican Church, Sunnyside on Friday. Funeral Service 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 28, 2000 from St. Andrew`s Anglican Church, Sunnyside with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Sunnyside. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or St. Andrew`s Memorial Fund.
October 26, 2000


MERCER, Weldon McKinley - Passed peacefully away on Monday, February 28, 2000, in his 58th year. Leaving to mourn mother Helena, Blaketown; two daughters: Susan (Ivan), Edmonton, Alberta, Charmaine (Barrie), St. John`s; two sons: Paul (Brenda), British Columbia and Andy, St. John`s; also leaving to mourn six grandchildren; two brothers: Doug (Elaine), Gander, Lewis (Doreen), Blaketown; one sister, Betty (Mel), Corner Brook; special life-long friend, Terry; special friend, Gwen; a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Resting at Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo. The funeral service will be held from St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Blaketown on Friday, March 3 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow Anglican Cemetery, Blaketown.
March 02, 2000


MERRIGAN, Michael J. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s on Sunday, April 2, 2000, Michael J. Merrigan of Wabush, Labrador, age 48 years. Leaving to mourn wife Brenda; two sons: Michael and Jason; three brothers: John (Christine), Corner Brook, Gerard (Wanda), Port aux Basques and Tony (Judy), Victoria; four sisters: Mary (Alvin) Parsons, St. John, NB, Rose (Edmund) Cranford, Buchans, Shirley (Reuben) Buckle, Goulds and Margaret, Stephenville; father and mother-in-law: Harold and Jean Burke, Victoria; brother-in-law Tony (Karen) Burke, Labrador City; two sisters-in-law: Beverley (Elywin) Burke, Clarenville and Goldie (Bill) Thompson, Mount Pearl; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR from where the funeral will take place on Thursday, April 6 at 10 a.m. Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 04, 2000


MITCHELL, Amelia (Millie) - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, December 5th, 2000 after a courageous battle with cancer, Amelia Charlotte Mitchell of Hants Harbour. Age 77 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, husband Edgar; three children: Carolyn, Hants Harbour, Guy (Debbie), Hants Harbour and Glenn (Sandy), Paradise; four grandchildren: Stephen, Brent, Andrea and Christopher; two sisters: Abbie Whiffen (Wilson), Bonavista and Audrey Janes, Hants Harbour; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton. Visiting hours: Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m. - 12 Noon, 2-5 and 7-10 p.m.; Friday visitation will take place at Calvary Pentecostal Church, Hants Harbour, from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. Funeral Service to follow at 2 p.m. with interment in Calvary Pentecostal Cemetery, Hants Harbour. As an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Shriners Hospital Patient Transportation Fund or the Janeway Childrens Hospital Foundation.
December 06, 2000


MORRIS, S. Rupert - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, January 8th, 2000. Rupert Morris of Trinity, aged 82 years. Leaving to mourn with loving memories his wife of 52 years, Jean (Barbour); one son Dr. Ian Morris (Brenda), Halifax, NS; two special nieces: Eleanor (Rick) Burt and Denise (Lew) Andrews; and a large number of in-laws and friends. Rupert was a Veteran of World War II, having served in the Canadian Army, with the 23rd Field Company, Royal Canadian Engineers. Arrangements by Fewers Funeral Home, Clarenville, followed by cremation. No flowers or visitation by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Trinity Historical Society, P.O. Box 32, Trinity, Trinity Bay, Nfld., A0C 2S0.
January 11, 2000


NEVILLE, Ann (nee Pippy) - On Saturday, May 20th, 2000 Ann, loving wife of Gerard, precious and cherished Mom of Heather and Brittany, passed away tragically, as a result of a car accident, aged 44 years. Leaving to mourn her loving parents Beric and Louise Pippy; brother Craig (Janice); nephews: Bradley and Ryan; mother-in-law Jean Neville; sisters-in-law: Helen (Bob) Whitten, Judy (Bob) Bulger, Linda (Eugene) Fisher, Diane (Kevin) Dunphy; brother-in-law David (Sanda); a large number of aunts and uncles, nephews and nieces from both families; special aunt Jane and uncle Bert of Clarenville; close friends: Terry and Bernice, treasured friends: Ann, Cathie and Janet. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday and Wednesday 12 noon to 10 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Thursday, May 25th, 2000 at 2 p.m. at Wesley United with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers, or donations may be made in her memory to a charity of one`s choice. "For the ones we love our thoughts are deep, never to lose, always to keep."
May 23, 2000


NEWMAN, Ann - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Monday, May 8, 2000 Ann Newman of Clarenville, in her 79th year. Predeceased by her husband Arthur in 1982; brother Thomas in 1976; and sister Grace in 1988. Left with fond and loving memories, her special friend Peter Rodway of Clarenville; sisters: Nellie Leyte of Fogo, Fogo Island; sisters-in-law: Florence Torraville of Victoria Cove, Gander Bay and Netta Greene of Clarenville; brother-in-law Eugene Oake of Fogo, Fogo Island; also a number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10, 2000 from St. Mary`s Anglican Church, Clarenville with interment at the Interdenominational Cemetery on Pleasant Street, Clarenville. In her memory, a Memorial Fund to St. Mary`s Anglican Church.
May 09, 2000


NORMAN, Edgar Boyd (Jr.) B.A., LLB - We are sad to announce the sudden passing of a loving father, wonderful son, great brother, uncle, great uncle, and friend. Passed away in Vancouver, B.C. on October 12, 2000, Ed (Junior) of Port Union, Newfoundland in his 47th year. Predeceased by his brother Raymond. Leaving to mourn are his daughter Charlotte, 15, and his son Alexander, 13. Loving parents Edgar and Viola. Brother and sisters, Sterling and family, Bernice and family, Chris and family, Michelle and family, Gloria and family, and Mark and family; grandmother Bertha Norman; special friend Debbie Cameron; nieces and nephews; friends and colleagues. Resting at Strathie Funeral Home, Catalina, Newfoundland. Funeral to take place on Tuesday, October 17 at 2 p.m. from the United Church, Catalina. Donations for scholarship funds may be sent c/o Strathie`s Funeral Home.
October 15, 2000


NORTHOVER, Eric - Passed peacefully away, after a brief illness, at his home in Shoal Harbour on Saturday, December 16, 2000, age 61 years. Leaving to mourn, his wife of 36 years, Boyna (Wiseman); children Karen, Susan (Darrell Bush), Douglas (Michele English); granddaughter Claire; sister Mary (Howard Cole); special cousin Elizabeth (Harold Laite); and a large circle of relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Visitation Sunday 7-10 p.m., Monday 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m., and Tuesday 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral Service to be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at St. Mary`s Anglican Church, Clarenville. Interment to follow at Shoal Harbour Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or the Clarenville High Scholarship Foundation.
December 17, 2000


OLDFORD, Elsie May - Passed peacefully away at the Masonic Park Nursing Home on Friday, March 3, 2000, aged 97 years. Born October 28th, 1902, at Elliston, Trinity Bay, Elsie was predeceased by her parents William and Emily Oldford, sisters Dorcas, Elizabeth, Ella, Minnie and Theresa, and brothers Maynard and Noah. Elsie is survived by many nieces and nephews, the Neal and Fearn families, for whom Elsie has been family as well, and countless friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., where visitors are invited from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service 11 a.m. Monday, March 6, 2000 from Barrett`s Chapel with interment to follow at the General Protestant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Elsie`s memory may be made to the Chapel Fund at the Masonic Park Nursing Home.
March 06, 2000


PARSONS, Edith Iline (nee Goodyear) - Passed peacefully away August 28, 2000 after a long illness at Scarborough General Hospital, Ontario, Edith Iline Parsons, formerly of Monroe, Trinity Bay. Leaving to mourn husband Isaac; sons: Michael and Philip and predeceased son Douglas; father Ernest Goodyear; ten brothers; two sisters; three step-brothers and one step-sister and a large circle of relatives and friends from Scarborough, Ontario and Newfoundland. Funeral to take place at Monroe United Church, Saturday, September 2nd at 2:00 p.m. Flowers welcome.
August 31, 2000


PEACH, Greta Regina - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen`s Home, Carbonear, on Thursday, December 28, 2000, Greta Peach of Heart`s Delight, aged 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Leander, January 1998, parents Eli & Cecilia Reid, brothers Grover, Harold & Stanley Reid, sister Carrie Reid. Leaving to mourn son Hector (Patsy), Little Britain, Ontario, daughters: Marjorie Conway (Phillip), Churchill Falls, June Sooley (Bill), Heart`s Delight, Yvonne George (Rick), Red Deer, Alberta, granddaughters: Jackie & Marlo, grandsons: Duane, Rodney, Jamie, Ricky & Blair, great-grandchildren Nicholas, Mikalya, Kristen & Jay, sisters: Winnie Reid, St. John`s & Mildred Rowe, Heart`s Content, special sister-in-law Greta Reid, a large number of other relatives & many friends. Resting at the SUF Lodge, Heart`s Delight. The funeral service will be held from St. Matthew`s Anglican Church, on Sunday, December 31, at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow, Anglican Cemetery, Heart`s Delight. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Matthew`s Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo.
December 30, 2000


PEDDLE, Robert H. - Passed peacefully away at his residence on Wednesday, November 1, 2000, Robert H. Peddle of Harbour Grace South, age 85 years. Predeceased by brothers: Nathaniel, William, Absalom, Maxwell, James, Clarence and Cecil; sisters: Winnie, Daisy, Lillian and Millie. Leaving to mourn wife L. Maud; one daughter Elizabeth (Wilson) Sheppard, Harbour Grace South; two sons: Sidney, Harbour Grace (Beverley Facey), Clarenville and David (Patsy), Lewins Cove; eight grandchildren: Carolyn (Sean), Gregory (Tammy), Michael, Matthew, Kristen, Scott, Elke and Tyler; three great-grandchildren: Brayden, Jarod and Bradley; one brother Albert (Annie), Harbour Grace; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE until 12:00 noon Saturday, November 4. Funeral to follow at 2:00 p.m. from St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Hr. Grace South. Interment in St. Paul`s Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Harbour Grace South and St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Harbour Grace. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
November 03, 2000


PENNELL, Katherine - Passed peacefully away at Oceanview Rest Home in Trepassey on Friday, Feb. 25, 2000, Katherine Pennell, aged 97 years. Predeceased by husband Rupert, sister Margaret, brothers Joe, Tom, Jim, Pat and Robert. Leaving to mourn two daughters, Mary in Catalina, Betty (Gordon) of Brooks, Alta; sisters-in-law Marie, Genevieve and Susan White, a number of grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Trepassey. Funeral Sunday, Feb. 27, 11:30 a.m. from Holy Redeemer Church, Trepassey. Interment to follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Trepassey. ³May Her Gentle Soul Rest in Peace.²
February 26, 2000


PENNEY, Cassie - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Thursday, November 30, 2000, Cassie Penney of Port Blandford, aged 72 years. Predeceased by her husband Alexander, 1976. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughters Michelle Penney, Clarenville; Marian Penney, Clarenville, Marina (Lorne Simmonds), Cannings Cove; Linda (Harold Harris), Moncton, NB; Leona (Percy Barrett), St. John`s and Heather (Gerald Russell), Bishop`s Falls; son James (Beverly), Elliott`s Cove; sisters Charlotte (Clem Goulding), Saint John, NB and Gertie (Bill Oldford), Halifax, NS; eleven grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 2, 2000 from Alton United Church, Port Blandford with interment at United Cemetery, Port Blandford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lung Association.
December 01, 2000


PIERCEY, Lilly - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Thursday, May 24, 2001, Mrs. Lilly Piercey of Heart`s Content, age 91 years. Predeceased by husband James and daughter Myrtle. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughters Edna (Herb Crocker), Heart`s Content, Jean O`Leary, Lab City, Margaret (George Penney), Carbonear, Sylvia (William Peddle), Harbour Grace, Lorna (Dave George), Heart`s Content. Sons Ralph (Margaret), Heart`s Content, Gerald (Amy), St. John`s, Melvin (Emma), Heart`s Content. 37 grandchildren, 62 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren. Resting at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton. Saturday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday visitation will take place at St. Mary`s Church, Heart`s Content from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Funeral service to follow at 2 :30 p.m. with interment in St. Mary`s Cemetery, Heart`s Content. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the T.C.P. Health Care Foundation in aid of the CAT Scan Unit or a charity of one`s choice.
May 26, 2001


PIERCEY, Walter R. - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, December 17th, 2000, Walter Piercey of Hants Harbour, age 79 years. Beloved husband of Elsie and loving father of son, Raymond (Sandra) and their children: Andrew and Lesley, St. John`s, daughter Lillian (William Bishop Jr.) and their children: Brian and Shelley, Whitbourne; sisters: Bessie Frances, Hants Harbour and Dorothy (George Noseworthy), Whitbourne; brother-in-law Donald Matthews (Lorraine), St. John`s; sisters-in-law: Marion Brown and Olive (Herbert Pardy), Cobbs Arm, N.D. Bay; as well as several special nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Friends will be received at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton on Monday, December 18th and Tuesday, December 19th from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2-5 and 7-10 p.m. Also, visitations will be accepted at Hants Harbour United Church on Wednesday, December 20th from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral Service to follow at 3 p.m. from the Hants Harbour United Church with interment in the United Church Cemetery, Hants Harbour. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Hants Harbour United Church Memorial Fund.
December 18, 2000


PITCHER, Charles W. - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Thursday, December 28, 2000, Charles W. Pitcher of Clarenville, aged 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Bertha of 59 years; sons: Doug (Shirley), Clarenville and Dan (Lorene), Stayner, ON; four grandchildren: Scott (Elaine), Todd (Angie), Tammy and Tina; five great-grandchildren: Bradley, Hillary, Samarra, Santana and Tessa and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral service 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 31, 2000 from Memorial United Church, Clarenville with interment at United Church Cemetery, Clarenville. In his memory, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Children`s Wish Foundation.
December 30, 2000


PITCHER, Harvey -Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre, Harvey Pitcher, Winterton, T.B., December 3, 2000, age 85. Past Master of Society of United Fisherman Lodge #2, Winterton. Past District Grand Master of S.U.F. and Past Grand Secretary of S.U.F. Predeceased by his wife Maud in June, 1991. Leaving to mourn daughters: Pansy Peltier (Ed) with whom he resided, Mount Pearl, Muriel Smith (Phil), Sunnyside; son Bert (Bernice), Mount Pearl; three granddaughters: Sandra, Sharon and Shelley; two grandsons: Phillip and Edward; one great-granddaughter Kaylee and special friend June Haggett and a large number of friends. Visitation at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton, Monday 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Tuesday 10 a.m.- 12 noon, 2 p.m.- 4 p.m., 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Funeral service 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 6 from The Salvation Army Citadel, Winterton. No flowers by request. Donations may be made in his memory to the Children`s Wish Foundation.
December 05, 2000


PIKE, C.G. "Claire" (Hopkins) - Entered peacefully into eternal rest on Saturday evening, October 14. Predeceased by husband Herbert in 1989 and by parents Allison and Elizabeth Hopkins of Heart`s Content, by brother Marcus Hopkins and by sister Rosamond Miller. Left with loving and precious memories are sister Ruth Harper (Bill); brother-in-law F.J. (Dusty) Miller, all of Brockville, ON; and sister-in-law Barbara Hopkins of Heart`s Content; also nephews: John (Sylvia), Tom (Diane), Dennis (Carmel) and Gary (Esther) Hopkins, Wayne (Donna) Harper and Randy (Diane) Miller; nieces: Ruth Pullin, Sandi (Ted) Ryan, Kim (Jim) Cunningham, Penny (Eddy) Witteveen and Janice (David) Low. Remembered fondly by special faithful friends as well as the caring and kind residents and staff of her most recent home, Chancellor Park. Visitation at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Monday 2-4 p.m. and Tuesday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday at 11 a.m. from St. Michael`s and All Angels Church on St. Clare Ave. with interment to follow at Forest Road Cemetery. Flowers will be gratefully accepted but a donation to a charity of one`s choice would be preferred.
October 17, 2000


PLOUGHMAN, Lucy Madeline - (nee Vivian) of Port Rexton, passed away peacefully on November 20, 2000, in her 95th year, at St. Joseph`s Hospital in London, Ontario. Mother of Maxine Janes of London; mother-in-law of Jean Ploughman of Toronto; grandmother of Carol Wiacek, Mike Janes, Matt Janes and his wife Joan, Jeff Ploughman and his wife Sandee Westall, Sheila Ploughman, and Rick Janes and his wife Bonneysue; great-grandmother of Scott Wiacek and his wife Andrea, Steve Wiacek, Melanie and Billy Janes, Sara and Andy Janes, Fauve Janes, and Evelyn and Michael Ploughman; sister of Harold Vivian and his wife Belle of Port Rexton and Lionel Vivian and his wife Joyce, of Seaforth, Ontario. Predeceased by husband Cecil; brothers: Robert, Eli and Albert; son Lloyd and son-in-law William Janes. Funeral service and interment on Saturday, November 25, 2000 in Port Rexton.
November 25, 2000


PLOUGHMAN, Bessie -  Passed peacefully away at Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville after a short illness surrounded by her devoted family on Friday, July 14, 2000, Bessie Ploughman of Trinity, aged 81 years. Born in Goose Cove, Trinity Bay on October 9, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Mark and Mary (Hayter) Bailey. Leaving to mourn are five sons: Robert (Edna), Wabush, Lab., Gordon, (Mary), Hastings, Ont., John (Evelyn), Bonavista, Frank (Toni), Trinity and Eugene (Gail), Angus, Ont.; five daughters: Louise (Chesley Hiscock), Dunfield, Daphne (Armand Richard), Rexton, N.B., Irene (John Deagen), Bay Bulls, Florence (Joseph Vokey), Trinity and Brenda (Wayne Marsh), Trinity; two brothers: Arthur Bailey, Goose Cove and Robert Bailey, Bancroft, Ont.; 18 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and a circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Frank, infant granddaughter January Esther, sister Amy Ryan and brother Noah Bailey. Remains resting at the Mortuary Chapel in Trinity. Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, 2000 from St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Trinity with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Trinity. Flowers gratefully accepted or in her memory donations may be made to Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital.
July 16, 2000


POWER, Francis G. - Aged 75 years. Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home on Monday, May 21st, 2001. Francis Power of Chapel Arm. Predeceased by parents William and Mary Power; brothers: Jim, Mike and William; sisters: Elizabeth Smith and Lena Power. Leaving to mourn devoted and loving wife of 49 years, Nellie Power; three daughters: Marilyn Power (Bob), Marian O`Dea (John), Diane Spurrell (Harry); ten sons: Gerard (Sharon), Bill (Glenda), Ken (Karen), Frank (Glenda), Glen (Gina), Dan (Wendy), Bob, Paul (Pam), George (Claudia), Peter (Lisa); two sisters: Mary Hayden and Bride Wakeham, both of Brooklyn, N.Y.; sisters-in-law: Lillian Power, Gertie Brennan (Cyril, deceased), Agnes Kavanagh (Phonse); brother-in-law Mike Walsh (Josephine, deceased). Will be forever remembered by 21 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, Chapel Arm. Visitation Tuesday 7-10 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. until time of funeral. Funeral Mass to be held on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at St. Joseph`s Cemetery, Long Hr. Rd. Donations may be made in his memory to the Alzheimers Association. Many thanks to the wonderful staff at Agnes Pratt (Alzheimers unit and unit 4100) and special thanks to nephew George Power for all of his support. Also thank you to 2 special nieces, Anne Vaters and Lena Thorne for all their help.
May 22, 2001


PRESS, Mabel (nee Harding) - Released from a long struggle with Alzheimer`s disease on November 29, 2000 at the Hoyles Home, in her 88th year. Mabel Maud (nee Harding) Press. Predeceased by her husband Reg, and her brother Jim Harding. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children George (Gladys Leaman) Spokane, Washington; Judy (Tom Northcott) Deep Bight, NF; Roslyn (John Emberley) Kemptville, ON; and Roberta (Derek Osmond) St. John`s. Eleven grandchildren: Tracey (Press) Jones, Leslie (Press) Helms, and Dana Press; Tom Northcott Jr., Tanya Northcott, and Mark Northcott; Janet (Emberley) Lalonde, Karen Emberley, and Colin Emberley; Linda Osmond and Susan Osmond; five great-grandchildren: Tyler, Jacob, Skye, Sage and Claire. Also her brother-in-law and sisters-in-law Edwin and Phyllis Press, and Marion Press and many other relatives and friends. Thanks and appreciation to the wonderful staff of Hoyles East One for their kind and loving care of Mabel through the last years of her life. At Mabel`s request cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. on Friday, December 01, 2000. Funeral service to be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Saturday, December 02, 2000 at 11:30 a.m. There will be a reception for family and friends immediately following the service. No flowers by request, donations in her memory may be made to St. Thomas` Anglican Church or the Newfoundland Alzheimer`s Society.
December 01, 2000


PRIMMER, Edgar - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, January 6, 2000 at the Health Sciences Centre, Edgar Primmer of Catalina, formerly of Barr`d Islands, Fogo Island, aged 86 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Minnie; one stepson Stephen Godwin, Toronto, Ont.; and one step-daughter Emma Green (Eldred), Pickering, Ont.; a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews and friends. Funeral service was held on January 9, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Catalina, with interment at the Anglican Cemetery.
January 29, 2000

 

 

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