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The Telegram Cards of Thanks
September 1996


Sept. 28, 1996

The family of the late Thomas Bryne of Placentia (formerly of Great Paradise, Placentia Bay), would like to thank everyone for their expressions of sympathy at the time of his death. We would especially like to thank Fr. Ken Walsh and Fr. Jeff Kolonel for their prayers. The staff of the Lions Manor, especially the staff of Unit 3 for their kindness and care, Sacred Heart Parish Choir and Maher's Funeral Home for their professional services.
Thank you

Sept. 28, 1996
1913 - 1996

We, the family of the late William Gordon Gifford of Port de Grave wish to express our sincere appreciation and heartful thanks to relatives and friends who helped support and comfort us during the illness and recent passing of a dear husband, father, grandfather and brother. We would especially like to thank Dr. Ramon and Dr. Perry as well as the nurses on the Fourth, Fifth and Seventh floors of St. Clare's Mercy Hospital for their excellent care and compassion. Sincere thanks to Moore's Funeral Home for their professionl care and kindness. We gratefully acknowledge all those who visited, called, made donations in his memory, sent cards, and flowers and sent along food. Special thanks to Mr. Raymond Case for his visits and prayers, to L.O.L. Band for their beautiful selecions and to Mr. Ralph Roberts and Mr. Clayton Ralph and other Lodge members for their lovely service. It is impossible to thank everyone individually by be assured no one is forgotten in our hearts. He will always be loved and never forgotten.

Sept. 28, 1996

The family of the late Alice Hamlyn wishes to express sincere thanks to all who helped alleviate the sorrow caused by Mom's death. Your cards, flowers, gifts of food, visits, donations and phone calls were greatly appreciated. A special thank-you to the nursing staff of 2 North and 2 South at the Leonard Miller Centre, and to Drs. Bill Eaton and Randy Smith for their personal care and concern. A heartfelt thank-you to all of our relatives and friends who provided support during our hour of need. May your kindness be richly rewarded. Thank-you to Fr. Charlie Kelly for his continued support and to Caul's Funeral Home for their courtesy. While it is impossible to thank everyone individually, be assured that your thoughtfulness has touched each of us deeply.

Sept. 28, 1996
1915 - 1996

We, the family of the late William Harding, retired truckman, wish to express our most heartfelt thanks and appreciation to our relatives, neighbours and friends who helped in so may ways and shared our sorrow during the illness and death of our father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend. We gratefully acknowledge the many expressios of sympathy offered through Mass and sympathy cards, floral tributes, gifts of food, visits to funeral home and attendance at Mass, donations to Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center, St. Patrick's Building Fund in Dad's memory. Sincere thanks to Fr. Slattery and Fr. Sebastian and the pastoral team of St. Clare's, Knights of Columbus from Monsignor Rawlins Assembly for reciting the Rosary. The organist, soloist and Sandra Wadman of the Bereavement Team of St. Patrick's Parish, Doctors and Nurses of Palliative Care of St. Clare's and Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Center. To Caul's Funeral Home. To everyone, thank you and God Bless you all.

Sept. 28, 1996
1928 - 1996

We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to all our relatives, friends and neighbours who gave such comfort and support to our family at the time of our Mother's death. Your kindness touched each one of us deeply. Your expressions of caring be it a card, food, flowers, a phone call, visits, or donations to the Children's Wish Foundation, we know came from the heart and touched each one of ours. Special thanks to Dr. Blair Fleming and Rev. John Courage for you support throughout Mom's illness and during such a difficult time and to those who travelled great distances to be with us, your presence helped us all so much. Also, sincere thanks to Mary Ennis and Elaine Stamp for their scripture readings in church; to soloist Shelly Neville and to the professional and courteous staff of Carnell's Funeral Home. Although it is impossible to thank each one of you individually, please know that every act of kindness and every comforting word will be remembered always.

Sept. 28, 1996
15 October, 1923 - 6 September, 1996

We, the family of the late Raymond L. Humber, wish to express our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to everyone who offered comfort and support during the illness and passing of a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. The response from family and friends has been, and continues to be, overwhelming. A special thank you is extended to those who traveled great distances to be with us in the hospital and funeral home; to the clergy (especially Canon Murray Randell); Drs. Thain, O'Shea and Nathwani; medical staff at 4 North A, HSC, and St. Clare's Palliative Care Unit; and all those who participated in, and attended, the funeral service. Thank you to all our special friends who supported us through prayer, donations in Ray's memory, flowers, gifts of food, cards, letters and phone calls. To everyone who reached out to help and support us, a sincere thank you. You have touched our lives through your special caring. God Bless You All.

Sept. 28, 1996
Jamieson Critch

The Loder and Jamieson family wish to express their sincere gratitude to all friends and acquaintances for their support and sympathy during our time of sorrow in the passing of Mrs. Violet Jamieson Critch. Special thanks to Dr. Jeffrey White, the Public Health Care Nurses and Reverend Bruce Kearley.
The Loder & Jamieson Families.

Sept. 28, 1996
October 20, 1910 - September 4, 1996

The family of the late Naaman Samson would like to express our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to all who helped comfort us during our loss. To all those who visited and sent cards, we offer our sincere thanks. To those who donated to the Palliative Care Unit, we extend our appreciation. Special thanks to Dr. John Collingwood, Dr. Jeff White and to the staff at the Palliative Care Unit. To Barrett's Funeral Home for their kind care and professionalism. To the Reverend Canon Murray Randell and the Reverend Geoff Peddle of the Church of the Ascension. To everyone Thank you and Gold Bless You.

Sept. 28, 1996

The family of the late Agnes Saturley wish to express our sincere appreciation to all of the relatives and friends who hepled alleviate the sorrow caused by the passing of our dear Mother and Grandmother. We gratefully acknowledge the many expressions of sympathy through visits, floral tributes, Mass and sympathy cards. A special thank-you to Father William Pomeroy who celebrated the Funeral Mass, the doctors, nurses and staff of the Health Sciences Centre for their comfort and care, and to the participants and staff of St. Luke's Daycare. The kindness and thoughtfulness of all will be long remembered and appreciated.
The Saturley Family

Sept. 28, 1996
July 8, 1914 - Sept. 8, 1996

The family of the late Mary Warford wish to express our sincere thanks and appreciation to all relatives and friends for their support and kindness during the sudden passing of our Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother. We gratefully acknowledge the many thoughtful expressions displayed through all those who sent flowers, Mass cards, cards, food, the many phone calls, visits to the funeral home and charitable donations made in her memory. A special Thank-You to Dr. John Collingwood, 911, and their response team, the ambulance attendants, Constable Doyle of the R.N.C., Sherry Clarke for the beautiful floral arrangements, Mr. John Anderson, his family and all associates of Caul's Funeral Home, Msgr. Doody, St. Patrick's Church, their soloist and organist for their help and compassion. While it is impossible to thank everyone personally for their kindness and expressions of sympathy, please be assured your prayers and thoughtfulness will always be remembered.
Thank You



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