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The Telegram Obituaries
April 2001

 

 

BUTLER, Winnifred - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Home on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2001 Winnifred Butler, Foxtrap, age 80 years. Predeceased by her husband George, 1965; daughter Alma, 1997. Leaving to mourn three sons: Hubert (Pearl), George (Mary), Mac (Glenys); one daughter Christina Rideout; also a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one brother Norman Taylor (Hazel); one sister Myrtle Aylward. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday 2-4 p.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Thursday 10-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m.; Friday 10-12 noon. Funeral to take place on Friday, April 6th at 2:30 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Church Road, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
April 04, 2001

COLE, Darrell - Passed suddenly away at his home in Long Pond, on Saturday, April 28, 2001, Darrell Cole, age 61 years. Leaving to mourn: his wife Mary; one daughter: Charmaine Ballard (Steve); two sons: Darrell (Joanna), Michael (Paulette); four grandchildren: Matthew, Justin, Lacey, Julia; three sisters; two brothers; also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, May 1 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, Manuels. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 29, 2001

DROWNS, Cyril - Passed peacefully away at St. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on April 15, 2001, age 79 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Lillian; five daughters: Edna Weir (Allan), Joyce Chafe, Mary Howlett (Patrick), all at Ontario, Lillian Chafe (Carl), Topsail, Tina Salabarto, Ont.; nine sons: Lloyd (Margaret), Bell Island, Colin (Meeson), Cyril (Patricia), Alex (Lynn), Karl (Kimberly), Ralph (Suzanna), Terry (Carla), David (Debbie), all at Ontario, Allen at home; two sisters: Carrie Rees, Edith Clements; 30 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Services on Wednesday, April 18, 2001 at 11 a.m. in St. Cyprians Anglican Church. Interment in Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 16, 2001

FEWER, Mary T. (nee Sceviour) - 1907-2001. Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on April 12, 2001, Mary T. Fewer in her 94th year. Predeceased by her husbands, Nicholas McGrath (1951), Peter Lyons (1963), and Bernard Fewer (1996), her son-in-law John J. Corbett (2001), and great-grandson Corey Doran (1994), and two great-granddaughters, Peggy and Hilda McGrath, six brothers: Jack, Bill, Frank, Charles, Tom and Joe, and one sister Sarah. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are six children: Mary Corbett, Chapel's Cove; Raymond McGrath (Margaret), Avondale; Loretta Johnson, Arkansas; Joe McGrath, Manuels; Ann Ghaney, Avondale; and Geraldine Lewis (Charles), Colliers with whom she resided; seven step-children: Marion, Ellen, Patricia, Patrick and Peter Lyons, and Elizabeth and Bernard Fewer; her 40 grandchildren, 65 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. Also three sisters-in-law, Margaret Doyle, Louise O'Flaherty, and Katie Hennessey, all of Avondale, and special friend Marion Lewis of Chapel's Cove, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday and from 2-10 p.m. on Easter Sunday. Funeral will take place on Monday, April 16, 2001 following 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Harbour Main. Interment will be in the family plot at Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
"Your soul belongs to God, your memory to ours."
April 14, 2001 (Grandmother of Barbara McGrath)

Hammond, Albert R.
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on April 7, 2001, at the age of 81. Predeceased by his daughter Darlene. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Madeline; daughters; Linda (Bill), Charlotte (John); sons; Albert Jr., Patrick (Carolyn); 8 grandchildren; Natasha, Nicole, Darlene, Christopher, Stephen, Dawn, Melissa, Shane; 2 great-grandchildren; Shauna and Tyler; many other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Monday from 2- 4 pm and 7- 9 pm and Tuesday from 10 am - 12 noon. The Funeral Service will take place at 2 pm from St. Lawrence Anglican Church, Portugal Cove, with interment to take place at a later date. Flowers are accepted or donations to the Janeway Foundation.**

JOHNSON, Winnie - Formerly of Bell Island. Passed away at Golden Years Nursing Home in Cambridge, Ontario on Friday, March 30, 2001 in her 89th year. Winnie will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; especially the Corbett family, formerly of Bell Island, now living in Ontario. Predeceased by three sisters and four brothers. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday, April 3 from St. Clement's R.C. Church, Cambridge. Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Cambridge.
Do not stand at my grave and weep I did not die
April 07, 2001

KENNEDY, William P. - Passed suddenly away at Tobin's Guest Home in Holyrood on Monday, April 2nd, 2001 William P. Kennedy, Conception Harbour. Age 69 years. Leaving to mourn two sisters: Theresa Stack and Ann Hearn; also other relatives and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour. Visitation on Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m.; Wednesday 10-12 noon. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 1 p.m. from St. Anne's Church, Conception Harbour. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Conception Harbour.
April 03, 2001

KENT, Kathleen (nee Slade) - Passed suddenly but peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island, on April 9, 2001, age 81 years. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, husband Jack; three daughters: Kay Kent, Cambridge, Ontario, Sheree Major (Rick), Brantford, Ont., Alana Walters (Robert), Cambridge, Ont.; seven sons: John Jr. (Gloria), Ireland, Gordon (Paula), Cambridge, Ont., Bill (Linda), St. Philips, Joe (Lorraine), Tony (Diane), Barry, friend Mona, Mario (Donna), all at Cambridge, Ont.; one brother David Slade; two sisters: Anna, Angeline; 23 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home with visitation on Friday, April 13, 2001 and until the Funeral Mass on Monday, April 16, 2001 at 11 a.m. in St. Michaels Church. Interment to follow in Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 11, 2001

Kenny, Kevin
Passed away suddenly at his residence on Friday morning, April 6, 2001, Kevin Kenny, age 78 years. Long-time employee of Tootons, rejoining his wife Eva, who predeceased him on August 28, 1999. Leaving to mourn with a life-time of beautiful memories his sons; Robert (Patsy), Paul (Lori), Brian (Tanis); daughters; Janet Ivey, Holly, Sheila, Georgina, Sandra (Bob); grandchildren; Stephen, Michelle, Keith, Jonathan, Jeremy, Sandra Lee, Leslie, Laura, Lisa, Stacey, Jason, Matthew, Christopher, Caitlin, and Dylan; great-grandchild Gavin; sisters; Mary Whelan and Alice Nolan in Boston and Elizabeth Coffey (Pat); sisters-in-law; Frances Kenny, Agnes Kenny; brothers-in-law; Bill, Ohio, James (Joan), Toronto, Jack, Herb, Frank (Helen), Kevin (Judy), all of St. John's; also many nieces, nephews and friends in the USA and Canada. He will be sadly missed by family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, April 9, 2001, at 9:45 am from St. Pius X Church. Cremation to follow. Inurnment Tuesday at Belvedere Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the School Lunch Program.
"YOUR SOUL BELONGS TO GOD, BUT YOUR MEMORY IS OURS."**

MALLARD, Linda Geraldine (Trahey) - 1960-2001. Passed away suddenly at her home in Paradise on Sunday, April 8, 2001, age 41 years. Devoted wife to William and loving mother to Joseph, Agatha (Matthew), Jamie-lee and Lisa. Leaving to mourn with fond memories are loving parents Agatha and James Trahey of Conception Harbour; and sisters: Margaret (Kevin), Bernice (Hubert), Agnes (Richard), Gloria (David), Sharon (Trevor), Valerie (Ronald), Lisa (Perry); and brothers: James (Phyllis), Harold (Rose), Joseph (Cathey), Damien (Elaine), Jack (Joyce), Rodney (Marie) and families; also father-in-law Bill Mallard and family; aunts Marie and Emily and families; and a large circle of friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Visitation Tuesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Funeral Service on Wednesday, April 11th, 2001 at 7 p.m. from Caul's Funeral Home Chapel. Cremation to follow. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, April 16th, 2001 at 2 p.m. from St. Ann's Parish, Conception Harbour. Inurnment to follow at St. Ann's Parish, Conception Harbour. "Forever in our Hearts."
April 11, 2001

MORGAN, Fanny Jane - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Wednesday, April 4, 2001, Fanny Jane Morgan, Manuels, age 98 years. Predeceased by her husband Allan, 1995; son Allan Edward, 1967; daughter Gloria, 1997. Left with fond and loving memories, nine grandchildren: Ed (Betty), Christine, Rick, Barbara, Cyril, Brenda, Frances, Robert and Andre; also a number of great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Thursday, 10:00 to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 6th at 10:00 a.m. from St. Thomas of Villa Nova Church, Manuels. Interment in the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail.
April 05, 2001

NOLAN, Michael F. - Retired Wild Life Technician. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, April 19th, 2001, Michael F. Nolan in his 85th year, of Salmonier Line, Holyrood (formerly of O'Donnell's). Predeceased by his nephew William Walsh and niece Theresa Walsh. Left with fond and loving memories are his life time companion Annie Walsh; his brother William, England; and his nephew Michael and wife Florence, Carbonear; his niece-in-law Helen Walsh, London, Ontario; his grandnephews: Bill (Bridget), London, Ontario, Paul (Brenda) Walsh, Conception Hr.; and grandniece Meg (Scott) Gilson, Iowa, U.S.A.; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting a Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral will take place on Saturday, April 21st, 2001 following 1:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Holy Cross Memorial/Restoration Fund, c/o Holy Cross Church, Holyrood, A0A 2R0.
"His memory is enshrined in our hearts."
April 20, 2001

NOSEWORTHY, Gordon Stead - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Friday, April 6, 2001, Gordon Stead Noseworthy, formerly of Bell Island, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his son Paul, April 14, 1989. Leaving to mourn his wife Pearl (nee Collins); children: Gordon (Brenda), Blair (Karen), Linda (Cathy Gaulton), Ruby Haynes (Kevin), Bruce (Renee); grandchildren: Kelly, Kristopher, Mark, Darrell, Corey and Trudy Noseworthy, Jason and Colleen Spratt; special friends Cyril and Maxine Morgan; and many other family and friends. Private visitation for family and close friends at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 pm on Friday, and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Saturday. Funeral Service at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 8, 2001 from Barrett's Chapel. Cremation to follow. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or to a charity of one's choice.
April 07, 2001

O'DRISCOLL, Kelly Francis - 1962-2001. Died suddenly Friday, April 13, 2001, in Victoria, B.C. The son of Gayle and the late Dr. William O'Driscoll. Leaving to mourn brothers: Stephen (Donna), Sean (Shelly), Michael (Dale), Patrick (Arlene); sisters: Carrie (Ed) Hipsz, Ann (Brent) Donnelly; two nephews; six nieces and a special friend Collette Greene. Cremation has taken place. Service to be held at St. Thomas of Villa Nova, Topsail, Friday, April 27 at 9:30 a.m.
April 26, 2001

PETTEN, Marion Elsie - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Tuesday, April 17, 2001, Marion Elsie Petten of Long Pond, age 59 years. Predeceased by her brother Walter, April 3, 2001. Leaving to mourn two sisters: Mary Emma Wylie, B.C. and Madeline Tilley (Roy), Kelligrews; two aunts: Violet Cluney, Kelligrews and Dallas Petten, Lewisporte; one uncle Philip Petten, Upper Gullies; special niece Kim Tilley, also nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday, 10-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m.; Thursday 10-12 noon. Funeral to take place on Thursday, April 19th at 2:00 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunne's Hill, Foxtrap.
April 18, 2001

PETTEN, William Walter - Passed suddenly away on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2001 William Walter Petten, Long Pond, age 55. Leaving to mourn three sisters: Mary Emma Wylie, BC, Madeline Tilley (Roy), Kelligrews and Marion Petten, with whom he resided; aunts Violet Cluney, Kelligrews & Dallas Petten Lewisporte; and uncle Philip Petten, Upper Gullies; one special niece Kim Tilley also nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Friday, April 6th at 1 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Foxtrap.
April 05, 2001

POWER, Bridget (nee Cole) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on April 4th, 2001 Bridget (Bride) Power of Bell Island, in her 88th year. Predeceased by her husband Charles in 1973. Leaving to mourn her sisters: Agatha Walsh (Michael), Huntingdon Valley, PA, USA, Theresa Fitzgerald (Lou), Owen Sound, ON, Jean Reid (Michael), Mt. Pearl, Helen Dillon (Len), Toronto, ON; her brothers: Jim Cole, Brampton, ON, Jack Cole (Carol), Mt. Ephraim, New Jersey, USA, Kevin Cole, Bell Island, Gerald Cole (Lynda), Markham, ON; as well as many special nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 7th at 11 a.m. in St. Michael's Church. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 06, 2001

RANDELL, Phoebe (Peggy) - Passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on April 20, 2001 Phoebe (Peggy) Randell of Topsail in her 75th year. Predeceased by husband Charlie (1996) and granddaughter Heather Marie (1979). Leaving to mourn, three sons, Jim (Ruby), Jerry (Liz) and Jeff (Connie); eight grandchildren, Sherry (Ken Power), Rudel, Kelly, Karen, Justin, Krista, Johnathan and Patrick; three great-grandchildren, Jessica and Brandon Vey, and Alyssa Randell; very special Aunt Jessie Miller, special nieces and nephews and other relatives. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., from 2-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and 10 a.m.-12 noon Monday. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday, April 23, from Topsail United Church. Interment at the Topsail United Church Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of one's choice.
April 21, 2001

REID, Robert (Bob) - Formerly of Bell Island. Passed peacefully away at his home in Toronto on Friday, April 06, 2001, aged 68 years. Predeceased by his parents James and Mary Reid. Lovingly remembered by sister Helen Connors (Hugh, deceased), St. John's and brother William (Carrie), Grand Falls, and their families; as well as family and many friends in Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia and Newfoundland; especially his friends: Pam Maher, Betty Saunders, Gus Connors and Margaret "Peg" Connors. At Bob's request, cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Friday, April 13, 2001 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Funeral Service to take place from The Carnell Memorial Chapel on Saturday, April 14 2001 at 2:0 p.m. followed by interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in Bob's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 11, 2001

RIDEOUT, Fanny - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Monday, April 9th, 2001 Fanny Rideout, Long Pond, age 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Frank, 1991. Left with fond and loving memories, four daughters: Betty Kennedy (Norman), Isabelle Jones (Stewart), Ruby Cook (Dick), Jeanette Wilkins (Gordon); six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; one sister Bessie Welch. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Tuesday from 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral to take place on Thursday, April 12th at 2 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunne's Hill, Foxtrap.
April 10, 2001

SQUIRES, Leonard J. - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, April 28, 2001, at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, Leonard J. Squires, of St. Philip's, aged 70 years. Predeceased by his brothers: Herbert, Curtis and Joseph. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: his daughters: Sydney Squires and Rhonda Rice (Bernard); son Darren Squires; cherished grandchildren Robert and Krystina; brother Fred (Shirley); nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. At Leonard's request, cremation has taken place. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, April 30, 2001 at 11 a.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
April 29, 2001

TAYLOR, Joseph H. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, April 27, 2001, Joseph H. Taylor, Chamberlains, age 84 years. Predeceased by his wife Vera, 1991; sons: Melvin, 1999, and Walter, 1952. Leaving to mourn his sad loss, two sons: Tony (Gail), Clyde (Shirl); five daughters: Judy (Aubrey), Phyllis (Alfred), Ann, Cindy, and Mary (Kevin); sixteen grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers and three sisters; also many other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Monday, April 30, at 2 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, Topsail. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
"Forever close to our hearts."
April 28, 2001

WALSH, Anastasia - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre April 27, 2001, Anastasia Walsh of Colliers, age 82 years. Predeceased by her husband John, October 26, 1974. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: three daughters: Marion (George) Kennedy, Lakeview, Rose (John) Dalton, Harbour Main, and special daughter Renee, Colliers; three sons: John (Marg), Junction Park, Dan (Patsy), Colliers, and Kevin (Bernie), Georgetown; also daughter-in-law Lillian; 13 grandchildren and one precious great-grandchild; one brother Kevin (Bell) Hawco; three sisters: Lena Fardy, Bertha Wintergham, and Rose Anderson; a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour. Mass of Christian Burial, Monday 1 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, Colliers. Interment to follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery.
Safe in the arms of Jesus.
April 29, 2001

YOUNG, Genevieve - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island, on April 18, 2001, age 71 years. Leaving to mourn husband Leo; four daughters: Sharon, Cambridge, Ont., Marie Hussey (Rick), Bell Island, Lorraine Balsom (Paul), Cambridge, Karen Jenkins (Rodney), Cambridge; six sons: Tom (Bernice), St. John's, George (Grace), Bell Island, Gary (Mary), Bell Island, Mike, Cambridge, Ron, Cambridge, Colin, Bell Island; one brother Martin Whalen, Spaniards Bay; three step-sisters: Josephine, Margaret and Kit; 22 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 21, 2001 at 11 a.m. in St. Michaels Church. Interment to follow in Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 19, 2001

 

 

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