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Obituaries for Trinity Bay District
from The Telegram for 1994

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 1994 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 bottomof every page.

The Evening Telegram, February 17, 1994, page 8

Bailey, Aaron - Passed away after a brief illness on February 14, 1994 at his residence in Port Union, NF. Predeceased by wife Ella (nee Coaker). Resting at the Church of Holy Martyrs, Port Union. Funeral service from the Church of Holy Martyrs on February 17th at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Memorial Cemetery, Port Union. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart Foundation.

The Evening Telegram, October 3, 1994, page 8

BAILEY, Raymond W., Shoal Hr, age 73 yrs, died Oct 1, in Dr Cross Hosp; LTM wife Joyce, sons Eric & Bill (Gina), Shoal Harbour, daughter Kim (David Ho), Clarenville, Holly (Lloyd Sheppard) Shoal Harbour, Princeline Bailey and Gilda Hearns, St. Johnís, Wanda Bailey, Corner Brook, Donna (Andrew Quigley), Karen (late Gerland Quigley), Cambridge, Ontario, Nancy (Gord Barnes), Woodstock, Ontario,; brothers Fred (Bonnie) and Ben (Ruth) George's Brook; sister Helen (Sam Warren), Ontario, Muriel (late Don Ash), Portland. Buried October 3, 1994, Milton-George's Brook United Chruch cemetery.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, October 15, 1994, page 8

EDGECOMBE, Lorna, October 13, age 92 years, Little Catalina/Port Union, husband Caleb died Jan 1987. Left to mourn daughter Millie (Mark) Johnson, Evelyn (Robert J) Dalton, son Jack (Caroline). Funeral October 15, Little Catalina United Church.
NOTE: SUmmary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, October 31, 1994, page 8

GRANGER, Jeanne Alberta (Bertha), October 30, 1994, age 102 years, cousin of Charles R. Granger, Catalina.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, February 3, 1994, page 2

Pinsent, Deanne, Dildo, January 31, 1994, age 24 years, 3 brother Morris (Jean) Conception Bay South, Wayne (Christine), Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Darren (Vicki), Dildo, grandparents Ethel Pinsent and Martha Smith.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, July 2, 1994, page 8

STEELE, Walter - Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital on June 26, after a lenghty illness, Walter Steele, in his 81st year. Left with warm and Loving memories his wife Pheobe of Appleton, sons Barry (Ruth), Appleton, Evan (Yvonne), Appleton, Keith & Jocy Harvey of Gander; daughter Anne and husband Thane of Nepean, Ontario, brother Sam and wife Jessie of Glenwood; sister Pheobe Sutton of Mount Pearl; 10 grandchildren, also a very large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Anglican Church in Glenwood. Interment at the Anglican cemetery, Glenwood. Flowers are gratefully accepted and donations can be made to the Gander and District Health Foundation. Arrangements entrusted through Staceyís Funeral Home, Gander.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, November 1, 1994, page 8

TOOPE, Minnie Leah, Health Science Complex, October 30, age 73 yrs, husband John Toope predeceased by brother Ebbie Pinhorn, Winterton, 2 brothers Willliam Pinhorn and Allenby (Florence) Pinhorn, both St Johnís, sister Carrie Toope (Edward) Trinity, funeral November 2 at St. Maryís Church.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, December 14, 1994, page 8

TOOPE, Edward James - Dec 13, Health Science Complex, St Johnís, aged 72 yrs, wife Carrie, son Hevin (Loretta), daughter Eileen (Leeland) grandchildren Alicia, Eilander and Sara; brothers Cyril (Mary), Winston (Edna), Oliver (Charl); 2 sisters Alethea (Solomon) and Josephine; 3 brothers-in-llaw William, John & Allenby (Florence). Funeral Dec 16, St. Paulís, Trinity.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.

The Evening Telegram, July 7, 1994, page 8

TOOPE, Faith (Cooper), July 5, Portt Rexton, formerly of Irelandís Eye, age 83 years; predeceased by husband Ernest 1970; son Ernest 1951. Left to mourn sons Stuart (Jessie), Port Rexton, Audrey Ivany (Sterling), Mount Pearl, Hedley (Kathleen) Mount Pearl, Calvin (Evelyn), Long Pond-Manuels, Erma Dalton (Albert), Catalina, Ruby Vaters (Irvin), Pouch Cove, Geraldine Garland (Fred), Mount Pearl, 26 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren; sister Olive Cooper, Darthmouth, host of others. Interment July 8, Anglican cemetery Port Rexton.
NOTE: Summary of published obituary.




Transcribed by James Butler, 2000
Updated February 16, 2001 by Jim Butler

Page Revised by Craig Peterman (June 2003)

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