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The Telegram Obituaries
April 2002

 

 

ALEXANDER, Ivan Richard - Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, April 30, 2002, at the Health Sciences Complex, St. John`s, Ivan Richard Alexander, age 64 years. Leaving to mourn daughter Lorraine; granddaughters: Alanna and Gillian; other family, sisters: Josephine Tyler, Mary Elizabeth Fitzgerald, Thelma Alexander, Marg Fisette, Siddy Rose, Cleo Short, Bernadette Clarke, Bertha Vallis; brothers: Gerald Alexander and Leonard Alexander; other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday. Ivan will be transferred to Stephenville Crossing for visitation at Russell`s Funeral Home from 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2002 at 10 a.m. at the Assumption Roman Catholic Church, Stephenville Crossing. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Brook Street, Stephenville Crossing. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Ivan`s Memory may be made to the Canadian Paraplegic Association.
May 02, 2002

AMMINSON, John (Jack) - Passed peacefully away on April 26, 2002, after a short and courageous battle with cancer, John Amminson, aged 81 years, a veteran of the Second World War with the Royal Navy. Predeceased by his wife Claire (nee Melvin). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories four sons, John Jr., Wayne (Ann Marie Carew), Carl (Bernice) and Barry; two daughters, Donna Brocklehurst (Michael) and Linda (Wayne Dwyer); nine loving grandchildren, Lana, Cory and Shane Brocklehurst, Marc, Melanie and Christopher John Amminson, Marlo (Geoff Stone) and Ashley MacDonald, and Leslie Claire Amminson; one great-granddaughter, Tiahna Brocklehurst Carroll; two sisters, Mary Tarasuk, Ida (Don) Marks; one step-brother, Tom (Madeline) Hoban; one sister-in-law, Shirley Melvin; many dear and loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Funeral mass will be held on Tuesday, April 30, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
April 29, 2002

ANDREWS, Clarence (Lar) - Passed peacefully away at Harbour Lodge Nursing Home on Saturday, April 27, 2002. Clarence Andrews, age 73 years. Leaving to mourn very special friend Eleanor; two daughters, Babsy (Richard Lundrigan) and Connie (Gerard Bursey); two sons, James and Gus (Glenda); three grandchildren, Natasha, Dereck and Cherri; two great-grandchildren, Dylan and Brianna; two brothers, Fred and Jim; and two sisters, Phyllis Fisher and Gertrude Bailey. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Tuesday, April 30, 2002 at 2 p.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer`s Association.
April 30, 2002

ASH, Georgina - Passed peacefully away after a short illness at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s, on Thursday, April 11, 2002, Georgina Ash of Clarke`s Beach, formerly of Carbonear, age 74 years. Predeceased by parents: Joseph and Maggie Ash. Leaving to mourn one brother Donald (Sylvia), St. John`s; four sisters: Molly (Harold) Otter, London, ON, Stella Cooper, St. John`s, Joselyn (John) Rowe, Carbonear and Sylvia (Rev. Robert) Baker, Yarmouth, NS; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Saturday, April 13. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. from Calvary Pentecostal Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. Flowers gratefully accepted, or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12 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 12, 2002

ASH, Harold M. (retired businessman) - Passed away suddenly, but peacefully at his residence on Saturday, April 13, 2002, Harold Ash in his 91st year. Predeceased by his wife Myrtle in 1998 and daughter Nanette in 1971. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his devoted son Evan and daughter-in-law Allison; beloved grandchildren Jennifer, Stephen and Andrew, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Tuesday, April 16, 2002 at 11 a.m. from St. Michael and All Angels Church, with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Special Olympics.
April 14, 2002

AUSTIN, Annie Maria - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on April 29, 2002, in her 96th year, Annie Maria Austin (nee Avery) of St. John`s. Predeceased by her husband Eric in 1995. Lovingly remembered by son Robert (Faye), St. John`s; grandchildren: Dr. Paul Austin, (Stacy), Florida, Heather McLellan, (Troy), Ontario and Ian Austin (fiancée Pamela Martin), St. John`s, great-grandchildren, Hannah and Helena Austin, Jessie, Victoria and Cavan McLellan, and other relatives and friends. At Annie`s request cremation has taken place, and will be followed by a private committal service. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones` choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Barretts Funeral Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
May 01, 2002

BADCOCK, Gertrude Louise - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, April 22, 2002, Gertrude Louise Badcock of Bay Roberts, aged 74 years. Predeceased by sister Olive (Arthur) French and brother Reuben Sommerton. Leaving to mourn husband Donald; sons: Arthur (Doris) of Greenwood, NS; Calvin (Terry) of St. John`s; sister-in-law Dorothy Sommerton of Bareneed; five grandchildren: Sean, Jamie, Danielle, Corey, Clay; 1 great-grandchild: Tyler; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 27, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from Grace United Church, Coley`s Point. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or The Heart & Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Moore`s Funeral Home, Clarke`s Beach.
April 24, 2002

BAIRD, James Joseph - Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 17, 2002, while vacationing in Vancouver, James Joseph Baird, age 72. Predeceased by his parents James and Jessie Baird and parents-in-law William and Florence Warford. Leaving with cherished memories his wife Phyllis (Warford) of 48 years; his beloved children whom he adored: Christine (Cyril Melck), Vancouver; James (Diane), Marlene Murphy (Gerald), Ronald (Dawn); eight precious grandchildren: Kristin, Jessica, Teri, Leanne, Lindsay, Daniel, Ronny and Joey; his sisters: Joan Curtis and family, Alice Dyke and family, Vera Kennedy (Patrick); his brothers: (Leo (Anne) and family, John (Bernadette) and family and Edward (Linda); brothers-in-law: Cyril Warford (Patricia) and Matthew Doyle; sisters-in-law: Catherine Pendergrass (Wesley), Maureen Pike (Steven), Rosemary Sullivan (Fred), Frances Lahey (James); as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday, April 21, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Monday, April 22, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held at Corpus Christi Church, Waterford Bridge Road on Tuesday, April 23 at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Kilbride. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations in his memory may be made to Corpus Christi Parish or St. Patrick`s Parish.
April 20, 2002

BAKER, A. Jack - Passed peacefully away at his home in Botwood, A. Jack Baker, in his 91st year. Leaving to mourn with many wonderful memories are his loving wife, Netta; daughter Anne and husband Angus Newman; son John and wife Wendy; five devoted grandchildren: Beth, Tim and Paul Baker and Jennifer and David Newman. Also brothers: Victor of Lewisporte, Maxwell of Vancouver; sister Mrs. Amy Dart of St. John`s, and many other relatives and friends. Throughout his lifetime, some of Jack`s happiest hours were spent helping and serving others. His life was enriched by his many years of service to Lions, his church, the Masonic Lodge, the Senior Citizen`s Federation, as Mayor of the Town of Botwood and to many other charities and service organizations. Resting at Hoskins Funeral Home in Botwood with visitation on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2- 4 p.m. and 7- 9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, April 25 at 2 p.m. from Trinity United Church, Botwood. Donations in his memory may be made to the Living Memorial Fund of Trinity United Church.
April 23, 2002

BARRINGTON, Shirley Elizabeth (nee Collins) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, April 1, 2002, Shirley Barrington, age 65 years. Predeceased by husband James, son Shawn, father Francis Collins, mother Margaret Westcott, step-father Luke Westcott and brother Francis Westcott. Leaving to mourn children: Edward (Doris), Judy Williams, Debbie Howell (Bill), Jimmy (Amanda), Sharon Hedges (Gord), Brian, Pat (Paula), Gene (Joan) and Mike (Kathy); eleven grandchildren and one great-grandchild; sisters: Fran, Elizabeth, Lorraine, Helen, Annie, Barb, Mary, Joan and Rhonda; brothers: Wallace and Luke and their spouses; sisters-in-law: Mary Westcott, Pauline Jackman, Margaret Cooney and Julia White; brother-in-law Chuck Ludwig; special aunts: Mary Goodridge and Catherine Doyle; special brother-in-law Pat Martin, and very special and dear friend Marty Costello; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Tuesday from 2-10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, April 4, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to VOWR or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 03, 2002

BARRON, Peter (Sr.) - Son of Johannah (Duke) Barron and Archibald Barron. Leaving to mourn his wife Mary (Mahoney); son Peter (Michelle); daughter Linda (Rodney); brothers: Pat, Michael, Arch and Joe; sisters: Eugenie, Mary and Theresa; grandchildren: Scott, Michael, Krista, Natasha, Nicole and Kayla; mother-in-law Marie Mahoney. Predeceased by brother Tom; sister Madeline; father-in-law James Mahoney. Mourned also by his many brothers and sisters-in-law Vincent, Bernard, Leonard and Richard, Maureen, Judy, Tainia and Virginia. Special friends Richard and Leonard Mahoney. Deeply mourned by both Barron and Mahoney families. Also many nieces, nephews and close friends. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral to take place on Tuesday, April 9, 2002 at 2 p.m. at St. Anne`s Church, Dunville.
April 09, 2002

BARTLE, William Westbury - Died peacefully William Bartle of Grand Falls- Windsor at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, April 30, 2002 Age 86. Beloved husband of 53 years to Alison Loveridge and loving father to Laurie Bartle of Calgary Alta, adopted daughter Barbara Foley and adopted grandson Julien of Campbellton N.B. Dear brother of Jack Bartle, Nowra, Australia, and sister Jo Call, Grimsby, Ontario. Remembered fondly by sisters-in-law Joan Bartle of Grand Falls-Windsor and Elsie Bartle, Cornwall, Ontario, two nieces, four nephews and many friends; including special comrade Reg Pye of St. Johns. Predeceased by parents Hyla and Mabel (Westbury) Bartle, sister Cicely Randell, brothers Bernard and Leonard. Bill served with the 166th Nfld. Field Regiment Royal Artillery in North Africa and Italy in World War II. He was a life member of Lodge Northcliffe and branch 12 of the Royal Canadian Legion. In his earlier years he participated in many sports, his favourite being hockey, baseball and golf. Funeral services from St Peter`s Anglican Church Twillingate, May 3rd. Conducted by the Rev. Stephen Adkins assisted by Rev. Brian Colbourne of Central United Church. Pallbearers were Edward Fewer and Boyce Osmond Branch 12 and Ernest Barnes, Charlie Hickmott, Fred Pearce, Albert Wheeler, Branch 21. Representatives from both Branches performed the Royal Canadian Legion ritual. Also attending were members of the Twillingate Masonic Lodge. Interment in the North Side U.C. Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by Isles Funeral Home Twillingate. Donations may be made to War Amps Key Tag Service, or the charity of one`s choice.
May 18, 2002

BATTISTE, Robert D. - Passed away peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre on April 09, 2002, Robert (Bob) Battiste, age 56 years. Original member of the Ducats. Predeceased by his parents Eric and Elizabeth, and brother Claude. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Noreen; three children: Robert (Kathy), Halifax, Michael (fiancee Lyndsey) and Nicholas; one step-daughter, Tarrah Power; four sisters: Patricia, Faye, Annabelle and Catherine; one brother, George and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. At Bob`s request cremation has taken place. Visitation for family and friends will be held at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, April 12, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. Interment at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Outer Cove. In lieu of flowers donations in Bob`s memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
April 11, 2002

BECKETT, Gladstone - Passed peacefully away on April 10, 2002, surrounded by his family at the A.A. Wilkinson Memorial Health Centre, Old Perlican. Gladstone Beckett, age 86 years. Left with fond and loving memories, wife Minnie (nee Button); sons: George (Iola), Paul (Geanie); daughters: Regina (Tom Biggs), Maxine Isaacs (Barry), Rae Williams (Kevin), Christine Reid (Oswald); special grandchildren: Tanya (Jay), Blair (Tammy), Renee (Jeff), Cindy (Roger), Shelly, Roger (Kelly), Derrick (Lori), Craig (Shelly), Kelly (Jim), Charmaine (Dave), Cheryl, April (Brad); three special great-grandchildren: Sarah, Jacob, Paul; also one sister, Winnie Shawl, Orlando, Florida. Resting at Hopkins Funeral Home, Old Perlican Thursday, April 11, 2002, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Friday, April 12, 2002, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral service to be held at Hopkins Funeral Home Saturday, April 13, 2002, 2 p.m. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to St. Andrew`s By The Sea United Church or a charity of one`s choice.
Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great-grandfather and Friend In our eyes the warmest of men The kindest of souls
April 12, 2002

BEEHAN, Thomas Gerald - in his 84th year. Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 18th, 2002 at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife Eva; two sons: Gerald (Joy) and David (Linda); four grandchildren: Cheslea, Katie, Joshua and Victoria; one sister, Mary Kearney; sisters-in-law: Joyce Barter and Marge Brochu (Raymond), Cecila and Anne; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 22, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 20, 2002

BICKFORD, Millicent (nee Porter) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on April 23, 2002, in her 61st year, of Bell Island. Leaving to mourn her husband Edward James; daughter Lily May (Patty), Cambridge, Ontario; two sons: David (Elaine), Portugal Cove, Edward, St. John`s; her mother Marie Porter, Long Pond; six brothers: Robert, Hayward, Edward, David, Raymond, Gerald; one sister Doris and special brother-in-law Stan Butler; six grandchildren: Dan, Raymond, Tanya, Travis, Hope and Jessica, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home. Funeral services on Thursday, April 25, 2002 at 11 a.m. in St. Mary`s Church. Interment to follow in Anglican Cemetery, Lance Cove, Bell Island.
April 24, 2002

BISHOP, Sister Gertrude - Passed peacefully away at Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square, St. John`s on April 13, 2002, Sister Gertrude Bishop in her 86th year. Leaving to mourn, the Presentation Sisters; one sister-in-law Theresa Bishop and nieces and nephews of the Bishop, Meehan, Shields and Yetman families; as well as many other relatives and friends. Visitation at Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square from 7-9 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Monday, April 15. Vigil Service on Monday evening at 8 p.m. and Mass of Christian Burial in the Basilica of St. John the Baptist at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 16. Interment at Presentation Cemetery, Mullock Street.
April 14, 2002

BLANCHARD, Joyce (nee Randell) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Friday, April 19, 2002 at St. Clare`s Palliative Care Unit after a courageous battle with cancer, Joyce Blanchard, age 71 years. Lovingly remembered by her husband Ted; four sons, Ted (Eileen), Paul (Julie), Newmarket, Ont., Craig (Susan) and Dave (Sing), Moncton, N.B.; one daughter, Kim (Steve Peddle); three brothers, Eliol Randell (Beth), Port Rexton, Churchill Randell (Olga), Moncton, N.B. and Raymond Randell (friend Rosalind), Port Rexton; two sisters, Geraldine Hogan (Bren) and Doreen Goldsworthy (Sterling), Moncton, N.B.; eight grandchildren, Teddy, Mark, Kathryn, Michelle, Rachelle, Jake, Matt and Allison, as well as a large circle of other relatives and special friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. with visitation on Saturday from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the Anglican Cathedral on Monday, April 22, 2002 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or St. Clare`s Palliative Care Unit.
April 21, 2002

BOLAND, Kevin - Passed away suddenly at Dinn`s Nursing Home, Witless Bay on Saturday, April 13, 2002, Kevin Boland, aged 61 years, formerly of Calvert. He is survived by son Walter and daughter Sandra at Ontario. Also leaving to mourn, sisters, Elizabeth Croft of Aquaforte, Eileen Angel (John) at Orillia, Ontario, Dorothy Burke at St. John`s; brothers, Harold at Calvert and Cecil at Kelligrews; brother-in-law Al White at Witless Bay, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, including everyone at Dinn`s Nursing Home. Resting at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation Sunday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 15 at 11 a.m. from Immaculate Conception Church, Calvert. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Ferryland.
April 14, 2002

BONNELL, Albert G. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Friday, April 5, 2002, Albert George Bonnell, age 70 years. Leaving to mourn, son Richard; daughter Linda and their mother Mary. Sister Mary and grandchildren, Lynda, Ricky, Joshua, Stephen and Jessica. Cremation has taken place. Inurnment to follow at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road.
April 07, 2002

BOUNDRIDGE, Michael John - Born July 17, 1919, passed away on April 18, 2002. World War II Veteran and former member of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment (970987) - 59th Heavy Artillery, D Battery, and retired employee of Canada Packers Limited. Predeceased by sons John and Mike; sisters Lena (Sullivan) and Mary; and brother Lawrence. Leaving to mourn with fond memories, his wife of 55 years, Clara; sisters: Anne, Theresa and Bride; daughters: Jeanette and Gwen (Sam); sons: Paul (Terri), Jim (Paula) and Wayne (Lyn); grandchildren: Patrick, Andrea, Jessica, Pam, Dale and Tara; and numerous nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday 7-10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick`s Church on Monday, April 22th at 9:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Belvedere Cemetery.
May he rest in peace.
April 20, 2002

BOUTCHER, Wilson - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, April 28, 2002, Wilson Boutcher of Carbonear, age 77 years. Predeceased by parents, Josiah and Mildred; brothers, Clarence and Victor; sister, Faith. Leaving to mourn, wife, Marjorie M.L.; three daughters, Helen (Vincent) Holloway, Vancouver, B.C., Lorna (Lonzel) Button, Harbour Grace and Wendy (George) Snow, Carbonear; one son, Duncan (Janet), Carbonear; nine grandchildren, Steven (Olivia), Todd, Leah, David (Kelley), Susan, Christopher, Katie, Cory (Deanne) and Jody (Deanne); two great-grandchildren, Meghan and Erica; three brothers, Warrick (Mary), Calgary, Alta., Rev. Morley, Carbonear and David (Shirley), London, Ont.; three sisters, Armoral (Elmo) Piercey, Clarenville, Sybil (Pastor William) Earle, Clarke`s Beach and Betty (Roland) Howell, Carbonear; sister-in-law, Priscilla Boutcher, Corner Brook; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12 noon, Wednesday, May 1. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Carbonear. Interment in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to St. James Anglican Church, Carbonear. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m., 7-9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information, please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 29, 2002

BOWEN, Mary (nee Breen) - Passed peacefully away on April 2, 2002 at Lewis` Personal Care, Mary Bowen, age 87 of St. Mary`s. Predeceased by husband Bernard (1990); grandson Darrin (1984); stepson Don (2001); great-grandson Wayne (1986); sisters: Marcella (1986), Christina (1998); brother Austin (1994). Leaves to mourn with very fond memories, special daughter-in-law Elizabeth; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; four nieces; four nephews; four great-grand nieces; ten great-grandnephews; six great-great-grand nephews; two great-great-grand nieces; the loving and caring staff and residents at Lewis` Personal Care, with whom she resided, and her many other close friends and relatives. Resting at Gibbons` Funeral Home, St. Mary`s, Wednesday, April 3, 2002, 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Thursday, April 4, 2002, 10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Church of the Assumption, St. Mary`s on Friday, April 5, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at St. Mary`s. Flowers gratefully accepted.
"Laugh as we always laughed at the little jokes we enjoyed together."
April 04, 2002

BRADBURY, Michael Joseph - Passed peacefully away on April 03, 2002 at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, Michael Joseph Bradbury, age 82 years. Predeceased by his wife Alice; his daughter Mary and grandchildren: Wayne, Paddy and Matthew. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories 6 sons: Michael, Vince (Nancy), Dave (Wendy), Will (Karen), Pat (Patsy) and Wayne (Kim); 3 daughters: Marg (Tom), Genny (Jim) and Agnes (Mike); 36 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren, as well a large circle of nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. A special thank you is extended to his brothers and sisters, family and friends, as well as to the staff of the 5th and 7th floor of St. Clare`s. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2 to 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place from St. Teresa`s Church on Saturday, April 06, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow in Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
April 04, 2002

BRAZIL, Catherine (Connors) - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital on April 26, 2002, age 93 years of Bell Island. Predeceased by husband James. Left to mourn son Gerald (Elizabeth), Bell Island, loving grandchild Colin (Paula), Bell Island; one sister Marion Thompson, Halifax, as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 29, 2002 at 11 a.m. from St. Michael`s Church. Interment in Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 27, 2002

BRENTON, George - Passed peacefully away at Lakeside Homes, Gander on April 9, 2002, Mr. George Brenton in his 74th year. Predeceased by parents Charles and Annie; sisters: Elsie and Dorothy. Left with loving memories are wife Dorothy (nee Bungay) of Gander; sons: Daniel (Phyllis) of Churchill Falls, Lab.; daughters: Maisie (Carl) Brown of Gander, Bonnie (Reginald) Lane of Moncton, N.B., Julia (George) Whey of Gander, Beverly (Neal) Buffett of St. John`s, Tammy (Dennis) Pickett of Andrew, AB; brothers: Harvey of Trinity, B.B., Clifford (Betty) of Glovertown, Clyde of Trinity, B.B.; sisters: Geraldine (Leonard) Button of Glovertown, Elsie (Abe) Hiscock of Glovertown; grandchildren: Christopher (Melissa), Michael, Matthew, Lisa, Andrew, Jonathan, Jelyssa, Nicole, Nathan, Nicholas; great-grandchildren: Tyler, Elizabeth, Marcus, Coady; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Anglican Church, Trinity B.B. on Friday evening (April 12). Funeral Services Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. Interment Trinity Anglican Cemetery. Arrangements through Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander.
April 12, 2002

BROWNING, Lt. Col. Albert David - Passed peacefully away surrounded by those he loved at the Health Sciences Centre, Friday, April 12, 2002, aged 78 years. Leaving to mourn, his loving wife Lydia; son Richard (Susan); daughter Ruth Howse (Robert); his seven precious granddaughters, Ashley, Brianna and their mother Winnie, Catherine, Sarah, Lesley, Melissa and Rebecca; brother Charlie Browning; nieces, nephews and many friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 p.m. on Saturday, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday and from 10 a.m.-12 noon on Monday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Monday, April 15, 2002 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army Missionary Fund. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 14, 2002

BRAY, Sadie - Passed peacefully away at her daughters` residence, Mount Pearl on Thursday, April 4, 2002, Sadie Bray, aged 95 years. Predeceased by her husband Ernest; two sisters: Elsie and Sue; two brothers: Silas and Mark. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughter Cynthia (Max Piercey); son, Pastor Wayne Bray (Annie); grandchildren: Kenneth Piercey (Carole), Kanata, ON, Wayne Piercey (Sherry), Cambridge Narrows, NB, Gary Piercey (Dee), Kanata, ON, Glenn Piercey (Linda), Mount Pearl and Pastor Stephen Bray (Debbie), Charlottetown, PEI; 13 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Violet French, Harbour Grace; also a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday from 7-10 p.m., on Friday from 2-4 pm and 7-10 pm. Funeral service to be held from the Church of the Good Shepherd, Mount Pearl at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2002. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace. No flowers by request, donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke, Diabetes Association or a charity of ones choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
April 05, 2002

BRUCE, Pauline (nee Keating) - of Bellevue Beach. Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, Thursday, April 18, 2002, aged 69 years. Predeceased by her father and mother, Dennis and Pauline Keating; sister-in-law Gladys Keating. Leaving to mourn her devoted husband Daniel; children: Sanda Power (Wayne), Freshwater, Danny (Shawna), Edmonton, Diane Jacque (Alfred), St. John`s, Chris (Debbi), Edmonton, Darrell, Halifax, Doug (Yvette), Mount Pearl, Wayne (Kathy), Wesleyville, Paula Collette (Paul), Bellevue Beach; grandchildren: Kimberly, Wayne Jr., Christopher, Brandon, Samantha, Jordan, Michael and Andrew; great-grandson Mason; also leaving to mourn her step-mother Mary Jane Keating, Mt. Arlington Hgts.; sister Margaret (Nick) Parrott, St. John`s; brothers: Patrick, Mt. Arlington Hgts., Harold (Dorothy), Mt. Arlington Hgts., Walter (Joan), Thunder Bay; and also a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitation Friday, April 19 from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. 12 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Saturday April 20, 2001 at 2 p.m. from St. Jerome`s Church, Long Harbour. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Long Harbour. Flowers graciously accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Lung Association. Thank you to the staff of the ICU at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital for your comforting care and support.
April 19, 2002

BURKE, Hannah - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, April 10, 2002, Hannah Burke, age 75 of St. Mary`s. Predeceased by husband Steve; daughter Winnifred and grandson Johnny. She is survived by two sons: Gerry (Clara) and Greg (Geraldine) both of St. Mary`s; four daughters: Sheila Fizzard (Ches), St. John`s, Rose Burke, St. John`s, Connie Hatcher (Keith), Mount Pearl, Daphne St. Croix (Bren), Mount Pearl; one nephew, Jimmy; thirteen grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters-in-law: Mary Burke, St. Mary`s, Gertie Cooke, Hamilton. Resting at Gibbons` Funeral Home, St. Mary`s on Thursday 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Friday 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Church of the Assumption, St. Mary`s on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at St. Mary`s.
April 11, 2002

BURSEY, Mary Alice - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital, Tuesday, April 16, Mary Alice Bursey of Caplin Cove, age 89. Predeceased by husband Clarence; daughter-in-law Effie; grandson Randy and three sisters. Left to mourn two sons: Maxwell (Beverley) and Byron (Linda); daughter Marion; grandchildren: Wanda, Christine (Keith), Marilyn, Colin (Samantha), Janice, Carl, Marsha and Ashley; great-grandchildren: Mandy, Brad, Tyler and Cody; sister Minnie (Ford); niece Velma (and family) and nephew Noel (and family); other relatives and a large circle of friends. Rested at Hopkins Funeral Home, Old Perlican. Funeral services conducted by Rev. Mr. Harry Templeman on Thursday, April 18 at Caplin Cove United Church.
April 20, 2002

BUTLER, Doris Patricia - Mrs. Doris Butler (nee Evoy), passed away peacefully at her home in Kingston, Ontario on Thursday, April 25, 2002. She leaves behind her loving husband of 42 years, John; her six children, Ann Marie Butler (David), Debbie Cook (Peter), Suzanne Court (John), John (Denise), Cindy Miller (John) and Tammy Butler; as well as her nine grandchildren. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home (84 LeMarchant Rd., St. John`s) on Tuesday, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to be held at St. Teresa`s Catholic Church on Wednesday, May 1, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in Mrs. Butler`s memory would be appreciated by the family.
April 29, 2002

CAREEN, Stella - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on April 16, 2002 of St. Bride`s, P.B., age 76 years. Leaving to mourn her husband of 55 years, Ned; sisters: Sister Mildred Lundrigan, Presentation Convent, St. John`s, Rita Power, Hennessey`s Guest Home, Theresa Carwana, Toronto; special nephews: Neil and Henry Careen; special nieces: Gertie, Bridie, Eileen, Nellie and their families; other relatives and friends. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride`s. Funeral Mass to take place 11 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2002 at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride`s. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Point Lance, S.M.B.
April 17, 2002

CARTER, Elizabeth "Betty" - September 13, 1916 -April 30, 2002, Elizabeth "Betty" Carter recently of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, passed away at the age of 85 years on April 30, 2002 at the home of her daughter Joy surrounded by family. Elizabeth was born in Bay Roberts, Conception Bay. She was the daughter of James Glavine Joy and Mary Jane Ryan. Betty was one of six children. Mom always talked lovingly about her Mom, Dad, her brothers and her dear sisters. She played tennis in her younger years and was a Newfoundland champion. Betty will always be remembered for her love of family, her brilliant wit, her laughter and her enthusiasm and "joy" in everything she did. She maintained friendships with the "Bay Roberts crowd" for 80 years. She celebrated life with all those who knew her. The Lord blessed us with Mom`s and Granny`s wisdom and love. She will be deeply missed by her daughters Joy Carter /Donald Clarke, granddaughters Janet Elizabeth Gray and Ashley Clarke, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia; Lynn Carter/ Doug Smith, grandsons David/ Deborah Simmonds and great-granddaughter Mackenzie; Rodney/ Megan Simmonds and great-granddaughter Jayden; Christopher Simmonds and great-grandson Cody, Tillsonburg, Ontario; and Mary Carter/ Gary Misikowetz and grandsons Michael and Adam, London, Ontario. Elizabeth is survived by her brother Kevin Joy and family in St. John`s, Newfoundland and brother-in-law John Carter, his wife Catherine and their family, Ottawa, Ontario. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband Charles Carter. Elizabeth will be greatly missed by her many friends in Dartmouth. A mass to celebrate the life of Elizabeth was held on May 2, 2002 at St. Peter`s Church, Dartmouth. Burial will be at a later date in Newfoundland.
May 11, 2002

CAVE, Mary RN - (nee Glavine). Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 25, 2002, in the presence of her family at Chancellor Park Seniors` Home. Age 82 years. Predeceased by husband John (1975), parents Alice and William, sister Gertrude and brother William. Leaving to mourn two sisters: Dorothy Hardy (British Columbia) and Patricia Murphy (St. John`s), brother-in-law John Stanton (Boston, Mass.); sister-in-law Alice Glavine (Harbour Grace) and many nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road in St. John`s. Visitation Friday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 27, 2002, at 11 a.m. from St. Paul`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 27, 2002

CLARKE, Harvey - (1916-2002) -Peacefully at the Mississauga Trillium Hospital, Mississauga, Ontario on Monday, April 1, 2002 in his 86th year. Harvey, formerly of Brantford, Ontario and Bell Island (Wabana), Newfoundland, predeceased by his wife Anastasia Clarke (nee Brown) and brothers Bill, Richard, Harrison, and sister Doris. Harvey is survived by his brothers Jellicoe of St. John`s, Newfoundland, Fred (Evelyn) of Scarborough, Ontario and sister Mildred of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, niece Elaine Clarke Fillier (Hal) of Toronto, Ontario with whom he resided, and nephew Blair Clarke (Bertha) of St. John`s, Newfoundland. Harvey is also survived by a large circle of nieces, nephews, and friends with whom he shared many wonderful memories. The family will receive friends at the "THORPE BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME" 96 West Street, Brantford, Ontario on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, April 4, 2002 at 12:00 Noon followed by interment at St. Joseph`s Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Parkinsons Foundation would be appreciated by the family. THORPE BROTHERS (519)759-2211.
April 02, 2002

CLEMENTS, Allison - Passed peacefully away April 8, 2002, in the presence of his family, Allison Clements of Kelligrews, formerly of Bell Island, in his 72nd year. Leaving behind with loving memories, wife Emma (Bickford); daughters: Mona Jefford (Cyril), Kelligrews, Janet Lobo (Luis), Chamberlains; grandchildren: Justin (Renée), Mark (Crystal) Jefford; mother-in-law Alice Bickford, Bell Island; numerous brothers and sisters-in-law; special sister-in-law and friend Marjorie Bickford. Cremation has taken place. Service to celebrate Al`s life at All Saints Church, Foxtrap, on Thursday, April 11, 2002, at 2:00 p.m.
April 10, 2002

CLOWE, Austin Joseph - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on April 28, 2002, of Ferryland, aged 67. Leaving to mourn his wife of forty-five years Alice; ten children: Wally, Brian (Helen), Barry (Muriel), Don (Maxine), Carl (Beverly), Tony (Maude), Lisa (Keith), Connie (Clyde), Lorna (Glenn), Jennifer (Brian); twenty-four grandchildren and his dear friend Gen; also brothers: Kevin of Minnesota, Derm, New York, Vince, Reg, Dolly and his sisters: Anna and Mercedes; step-brothers: Alan and Herb Williams, Ferryland. Predeceased by his parents Bridget and James, his brother June and step-brother Raymond. Remains resting at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation on Tuesday, April 30 and Wednesday, May 1 from 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Thursday, May 2 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Funeral on Thursday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m. from Holy Trinity Church, Ferryland. Interment to follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery.
You live in each one of us We walked you home Rest in Peace
April 30, 2002

COFFIN, James Stephen - Passed away suddenly at Toronto on Monday, April 22, 2002, at the age of 48 years. Jim, dearly loved husband of Diana. Adored son of Myrtle and the late James Coffin. A most beloved brother and brother-in-law of Clarence and Patricia Coffin, Elaine and Norman Danells. He also leaves to mourn his nephews: David Coffin, John (Victoria Greco) and Christopher (Nika Khan) Danells, and his niece Alison Coffin. He was a loving great-uncle to Aluisa and Isabella Greco-Danells. We will all miss his wonderful sense of humour and his quiet, gentle love for all of his family. He has a place in our hearts forever. Friends will be received at the HUMPHREY FUNERAL HOME - A.W. MILES CHAPEL, Toronto (1-800-616-3311) from 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Thursday, April 25 at 2:00 p.m. with cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Department of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, M5G 1X5 (416-586-8209)
April 25, 2002

COLLINS, Edmund J. (Ned) - Passed peacefully away at the Veteran`s Pavilion on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, in his 85th year. Predeceased by his son Gerard; parents: William and Agnes; brother Adrian; sister Teresa (Tess) and special uncle Anthony Power. Left to mourn wife Margaret; daughters: Patricia Edney (Bob), Michelle Cook (Clarence), Denise (Nick Brothes); sons: Paul (Roz), Aiden (Paula), Terry (Liz), Brian (Diana), Craig (Trina); sisters: Beatrice Carew and family, Julia Walsh and family; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; special aunt Mary Power and family; special friends: Patrick Linehan and Ronnie Nash; as well as a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m.- 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 12, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 10, 2002

COLLINS, Perry Floyd (Floyd) - Passed away suddenly at Oshawa, Ont., April 18, 2002, Floyd Collins, age 42 years, 10 months, formerly of Hare Bay. Leaving with loving and cherished memories: Loving parents: Lawrence (Lons) and Ella; nine brothers: Ira (Beverley), Ivan (Paulette) and Morris, all of Ontario, Austin of Foxtrap, Job (Mary), Jeffrey (Cynthia), Tony (Helen), Sterling (Lynn) and Duke, all of Fort McMurray, Alberta; five sisters: Juanita (Clifford Stockley), Mt. Pearl, Nancy (Frazer Thompson), Edmonton, Alberta, Gale (Rhael Quinville), Ft. McMurray, Lillian (Don Welcher), Wareham, Jill (Jeff Glover), Gander; thirteen nieces, fifteen nephews, ten great-nieces and nephews and a large number of extended family and friends. Funeral Service was held on April 24 at S.A. Citadel, Hare Bay. Majors Barry and Donna Anstey officiated. Interment at S.A. Cemetery, Hare Bay.
April 28, 2002

CONNOLLY, Blanche (nee Shave) Morash - Born April 6, 1918 at Harbour Buffett, Placentia Bay, daughter of Christopher and Maud Shave. Passed peacefully away at Masonic Park Nursing Home on Tuesday, April 2, 2002, aged 83 years. Predeceased by husbands Lewis Morash and James Connolly. Left with loving memories are son and daughter-in-law David and Donna Morash, Goulds; brother and sister-in-law Eric and Ann Shave, Dunville, and granddaughter Thea Morash and friend Jonathan Weir. Blanche is also survived by a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends with whom she shared many wonderful memories. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, Hamilton Avenue from 2:00- 4:00 p.m. and 7:00- 9:00 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral service 2 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2002 from St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Goulds. Interment at the Presentation Cemetery, Goulds. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Paul`s Church.
April 03, 2002

COOK, Genevieve (Jennie Lee) - Passed peacefully away Saturday, April 6th at Chiliwack, B.C., age 80 years. Predeceased by son Douglas, husband Leslie. Leaving to mourn 4 daughters: Marilyn (Wayne), Betty Lee (Bill), Kathy (Scot), Valerie (Wendal); ten grandchildren; sister, Mildred Chafe; brothers: Frank Lee and Ronald Lee (Nina) all at Petty Harbour; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral Saturday, April 13 at 1:00 p.m. in Chiliwack.
April 13, 2002

COURISH, Joseph James - Passed away at home on Saturday, April 13, 2002, Joseph Courish, age 83 years. Predeceased by wife Mary in November 2001, and son, Fire Constable Joseph Courish. Leaving to mourn, sons, Wayne (Sheila), Gus (Connie), Terry (Bonnie), and Dave. Seven grandchildren, Shawn, Michelle, Jennifer, Scott, Mark, Kristen and Joshua Courish. Also special family friend, Patsy Kinsella, as well as many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday from 7-10 p.m., Monday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 16, 2002 at 2 p.m. from Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to one`s choice.
April 16, 2002

CROCKER, Beverley Ann (nee Yetman) - Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, April 19, 2002, age 43 years. Predeceased by infant daughter, Carrie; brother Tony and grandparents Bernard and Gertrude Yetman and Isabel and James Gorman. Left with fond and loving memories, her mother Jean Yetman (nee Gorman); children: Bradley, Kelly and Ashley; and their father Rick Crocker; granddaughter Carrie; common-law spouse Dave Porter; sisters: Debbie, Sandra, Judy (Bob), Lisa; brothers: Frank (Kelly), Ronald, Patrick and Paul, and their father Patrick; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday and Monday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 23, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 20, 2002

CROCKER, Harold E. - March 10, 1927- April 9, 2002. Businessman, Master Mason, Shriner, and member Green`s Harbour Lions Club. Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer at the Carbonear General Hospital, in the early morning of April 9, Harold Eleazer Crocker, of Green`s Harbour. Predeceased by father Victor, 2001, mother Minnie, 1987, infant daughter Mary, 1953 and great-granddaughter Jenna, 1993. Left with many beautiful and loving memories Nita, wife of 49 years; daughters: Barbara Brown (Cecil), Whiteway, Brenda Higdon (Randy), Paradise; son Murray (Angie), Green`s Harbour; granddaughters: Colleen Hickey (Randy), Whiteway, Renee Cooper (Jason), Carbonear; grandsons: Matthew and David Crocker, Adam and Justin Higdon and Nicholas Brown; precious great-grandchildren: Brent and Dylon, Kyra and Kyle; sister Ruby Howell (Caleb); two brothers-in-law: Harold Cooper (Beulah), Aubrey Cooper (Jessie); sister-in-law Marie March (Fred); also lovingly remembered by other family and many friends. Resting at Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo from 8 p.m. Tuesday until 10 a.m. Wednesday, then resting at St. Matthew`s Anglican Church, Green`s Harbour from where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 11 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow St. Matthew`s Anglican Cemetery, Green`s Harbour. Donations in his memory gratefully accepted to the Shriner`s Travel Fund for Burned and Crippled Children, the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Treatment Centre or St. Matthew`s Anglican Church, Green`s Harbour.
April 10, 2002

CROFT (Giles), Effie Maude - Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, April 17, 2002, in her 82nd year. Predeceased by son James Croft and husbands Angus Croft and Norman Giles. Leaving to mourn six children: Rosemary (Gerald) Tilley, Jeanette Cartwright, Dianne Reelis, Wayne (Lois) Croft, Angus Croft, Cynthia (Derrick) Clarke; also leaving to mourn 21 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and numerous friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday, April 22nd, 2002 at 2 p.m. from St. Thomas` Anglican Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
"She taught us to love, to laugh and to live She was dearly loved and will remain forever cherished in our hearts"
April 19, 2002

DALTON, Albert Patrick - Age 74, recently of Holyrood, formerly of St. John`s, Korean War Veteran, former employee of Canada Post, passed away at St. Clare`s Hospital after a lengthy illness on Friday, April 12, 2002, surrounded by his wife Margaret (nee Walsh) and children M.W.O. Albert Jr. (Carolyn), Debbie (Ray), Garry (Gladys), Cindy (Terry), Joy (Peter), Bruce (Jackie) and grandchildren Patricia, Connor, Zachary, Andrea, Kayla, Tyler, Christopher, Mark, Jennifer, Matthew, Ryan and Cody. Remains resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. with cremation to follow. Funeral Service on Monday, April 15th, 2002, at 10:30 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Interment to follow at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Lung Association.
April 13, 2002

DAVIS, Margaret (Mag) - Passed peacefully away on April 9, 2002 at her home in Fox Harbour in the presence of her family and friends, Margaret Davis, aged 48 years. Predeceased by her father Michael. Leaving to mourn her mother Mary; her sisters: Elizabeth, Mary Ellen (Ken, Alan, Kathleen and Margaret Dominie) and Rose; her brothers: Jim (Doreen, Stephen, Heather and Ryan), Mike (Jackie, Michael, Ellen and Katharine), Dick (Karen and Laura), and Bill (Stella, Victoria and Valerie); her aunts: Margaret, Ann and Catherine McGrath, Cecilia (Francis) Duke, Matilda Howard, Mary (Melvin) Mowbray and Veronica Davis; her uncle Jim McGrath; her cousins; her friends, especially Colleen, Noelle, Anita, Catherine, Rose, Joanne, Barbara, Sharon and Sheila; her students and teaching colleagues at Holy Family School, Paradise. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, April 11 and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, April 12. Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 12. Interment at Fox Harbour Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre or to the Mag Davis Memorial Scholarship Fund at Memorial University.
May Mag`s spirit for life and for sports live on in us as she now finds joy in god`s love forever.
April 11, 2002

DELACEY, James J. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Sunday, April 7, 2002, James (Jim) Delacey, age 82 years. Predeceased by his parents Leo and Sarah Delacey and brother Leo, sister Sadie and grandsons Robert and James Hanlon. Left with fond and loving memories, his daughter Elizabeth Delacey; great-granddaughter Candice, St. John`s; granddaughter Valerie of Toronto; daughter Patricia Hanlon (Bob); granddaughter Marie of Toronto; daughter Margaret Kitts; granddaughters Suzette and Celeste; great-grandchildren, Josh, Ricky, Brittany and Stevie of California; granddaughter Dorothy Delacey of Toronto; nieces Carol and Sadie and nephew John, all of Australia; sister-in-law Lillian Delacey and friend Billy; nephew Robert Delacey (Frances) and son Gregory; nephew Frank Delacey (Geraldine) and son Jamie and daughter Dana; nephew Doug Delacey (Diane) and daughter Holly; nephew Jimmy Delacey of Montreal; niece Geraldine Pilgram (Les) and sons Jay, Shawn, and Johnny; niece Shirley Richards (Todd) and sons Steve and Brad, plus a large circle of other relatives and friends. Also his loving cat Flossy. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Monday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Tuesday, April 9, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 08, 2002

DIDHAM, Laura (nee Hutchings) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex, St. John`s, on Monday, April 1, 2002, Laura Didham of Whitbourne, in her 74th year. Leaving to mourn beloved husband of 55 years, Frank; her loving children: Yvonne Smith (friend Brendan Walsh), St. John`s, Rick (Ghislaine), Paradise, Robert (Faith), Lloydminster, Alta., Sherry (Jim) Sceviour, Botwood; son-in-law Robert Smith, St. John`s; grandchildren: Lisa, Robbie, Lee, Paul, Jessie-Lynn, Jillian, Stephen, Vanessa and Craig; great-grandchildren: Lindsay, Jessica and Dawson; sisters: Mildred (Gordon) Forbes, Mary Harris, Sue (Bill Hedderson), Deanna (Don) Gosse; brothers: Fred Hutchings, Jack (Pearl) Hutchings; also a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitation 2- 5 p.m., 7- 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral Mass from St. Alphonsus Church, Whitbourne, Thursday, April 4 at 11 a.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nfld. and Labrador.
"Always With Us In Spirit and Memories"
April 03, 2002

DODGE, Catherine (nee Follett) - Passed peacefully away on April 4, 2002, age 96, of Grand Bank. Predeceased by husband Randell (1987); daughter Phoebe (1999). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, son Earl (wife Ellen), Grand Bank; daughters: Meta (Jordan Dodge), St. John`s and Sarah (Ivan Matthews), North Sydney; twenty grandchildren; twenty-nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one sister Ellen; also, the loving and caring staff and residents (especially Stella) at Blue Crest Nursing Home, with whom she resided, and her many other close relatives and friends. Resting at Warren`s Funeral Home, Grand Bank. Funeral from St. Alban`s Anglican Church, Grand Bank on Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 p.m.
April 06, 2002

DONOVAN, John - Passed peacefully away at the D.V.A. Pavilion on Wednesday, April 24, 2002. John Donovan, 166th Royal Artillery WWII, age 85 years. Predeceased by wife Jean, 1996 and sister Margaret Maynard. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Sharon (Ed) Burke and Lois (Robert) Earles of Waterloo, Ontario; grandsons: Brad and Matthew; special family members Renee and Maria Burke; sisters: Nellie (Doug Skirving), Dorothy and Ann; brothers: Tom (Irene), Jim (Lottie) and Bill (Molly); sisters-in-law: Marjorie (Art) LeDrew, Ada (Joe) Day, Hilda (Reginald) Penney, Marion Mercer, Kay Moores; brother-in-law Ted (Irene) Moores; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday and Friday from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 27th, 2002 at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Church. Interment to follow at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
April 25, 2002

DUNN, Kevin Benedict - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, April 2, 2002, Kevin B. Dunn, aged 56 years. Survived by his loving wife Glenys (Knight); five children: Paul (Rev. Gail Whalan-Dunn), Glenda (Steve O`Brien), Corina (Matt Murphy), Geoffrey (girlfriend Melissa Gullage) and Stephanie; five grandchildren: Jackson and Abby Dunn, Dylan O`Brien, Riley and Tristan Murphy; sister Catherine and Gerry Walsh; brothers: Gordon, Reginald and Gerald; sisters-in-law: Elizabeth Noftall and Bernice Lemieux; and many other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Funeral to take place on Thursday, April 4th at 2:00 p.m. at the West End Baptist Church, Topsail Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the West End Baptist Church.
April 03, 2002

DUNNE, Edward Patrick - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 25th, 2002, after a lengthy illness, at St. Joseph`s Hospital, Thunder Bay, Ontario. Edward Patrick Dunne, age 61 years. Predeceased by parents Edward (Ned) and Margaret Dunne and sister Phyllis. Left with loving and cherished memories, daughter Danielle; son Eddie; grandchildren: Christopher, Daniel and Alexis, all of Edmonton; devoted sister Margaret Sullivan (Carl); sister Maureen Stafford and friend Joe; brothers: Gerald and Hubert, Kevin (Patricia), Oshawa, Ontario and Robin (Sheila), Newcastle, Ontario; also many nieces, nephews and a large circle of friends both in Thunder Bay, Ontario and St. John`s. At Edward`s request, cremation has taken place. Edward`s family will receive visitors at Caul`s Funeral home, 84 LeMarchant Road on Tuesday, May 7th, 2002 from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, May 8th, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Inurnment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
"May his gentle soul rest in peace"
May 05, 2002

DUNPHY, Johannah - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, April 9, 2002, Johannah Dunphy, age 91. Leaving to mourn two nieces: Mrs. Perpetua Nash at Branch, Mrs. Ella Molloy at Devon, Alberta; three nephews: Albert (Ella) at Kelligrews, Charles at the Lion`s Manor, Placentia, Dermot (Rita) at Branch; also leaving to mourn Sarah (wife of the late Ronnie Roche), as well as many other friends and relatives. A special thank you to the staff at the Lion`s Manor where she resided the past few years; also a special thank you to the staff at Placentia Hospital and at the Health Sciences Centre for their care. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Manning`s Funeral Service, with the Funeral Mass to be held on Friday, April 12 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Branch R.C. Cemetery.
April 11, 2002

DWYER, Dr. William James - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, April 7, 2002, Dr. William James Dwyer, DDS, aged 74 years. Predeceased by his sister Jessie Shaw; brothers: Angus and John. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Shirley; son Michael (Patricia); daughter Susan Kielley (Marc); beloved grandchildren: Devin, Tara and Erin Dwyer, Evan and Neala Kielley. Also leaving to mourn are his brother Douglas Dwyer (Olive); sisters-in-law: Peggy Dwyer and Ruby Dawe; brothers-in-law: Gerald Anstey (Betty) and Cedric Anstey (Helen); nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Monday from 7-9 p.m., Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10 a.m.- 12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday, April 10, 2002 at 2 p.m. from St. James United Church with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. In recognition of his love of children, donations in his memory may be made to a children`s charity of one`s choice.
April 09, 2002

EARLE, Edward Albert Jr. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Monday, April 1, 2002, age 63 years. Predeceased by his mother Angela; father Edward; brother John; wife Ada and daughter Audrey. Leaving to mourn five daughters: Isabella (Ken), Linda, Triphenia (Skip), Angela (Rod), Tabatha (Dave); one son Tony (Trisha); eight grandsons: Eddy, Malkiat, Shazad, Christopher, David, Ken, Billy, Donny; four granddaughters: Bernice, Tiffany, Stephanie, Adalenia; great-granddaughter Emily; great-grandson Devon; two sisters: Shirley and Florence; three brothers: Jim (Elsie), Ron (Jen), Dave (Beryl) and families; also a large number of family and friends. Cremation has taken place. Funeral service on Wednesday, April 3, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. from Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
April 02, 2002

EDWARDS, Alexander Keeping - Passed away at the Bonavista Health Care Centre Monday, April 15, 2002, Alexander Edwards, age 85. Predeceased by Diane Edwards, wife of his son Maxwell Edwards also on April 15, 2002. Leaving to mourn his wife Alfreda; sons Maxwell, Bruce (Deanna); his daughters Nancy Edwards and Linda (Edward) King; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; sisters Sarah (Sally) Wood and Nellie Boone. Resting at Strathie`s Funeral Home, Catalina. Funeral from St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Catalina on Saturday, April 20, 2002 at 2 pm. Interment at St. Peter`s Anglican Cemetery, Catalina. No flowers by request.
April 17, 2002

FALK, Reginald - Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, on April 29, 2002, Mr. Reginald Falk in his 81st year. Mr. Falk served in the 166th (56th) Newfoundland Field Artillery Regiment #970032. Predeceased by parents Enoch & Fanny, brothers John & Frederick. Left with loving memories are wife Marguerite (nee Whitten) of Gander; son Charles of Gander, daughters Margo (Jim) Mullett of Gander, Georgina (Kevin) March of Gander, sisters-in-law Georgina (Dan) Samson of Mount Pearl, Dorothy Falk of St. John`s; grandchildren Chuckie, Janet, Jimmie (Faith), Reggie, Paul, Billy, Elizabeth, Jennifer, David, Jane, Philip, Michelle; one great-grandchildren Clay. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends, including nieces, nephews and cousins in Norway. Resting at Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander with visitations Tuesday & Wednesday from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. - 12 Noon. Funeral service, Thursday, May 2, 2002 at 2 p.m. from St. Martins Anglican Church. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in his memory can be made to the Central Northeast Health Foundation. Arrangements through Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander.
April 30, 2002

FARRELL, James P. - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Thursday, April 25, 2002, James P. Farrell of Riverhead, Hr. Grace, age 90 years. Predeceased by four sisters: Rita, Mary, Veronica and Joan; three brothers: John, Frank and Tom. Leaving to mourn wife: Elizabeth; two step-sons: James (Elizabeth) Casey, Riverhead, Harbour Grace and Kevin (Margaret), Casey, Harbour Grace; two step-grandchildren: Jacqueline and William; also a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE and from where the funeral will take place on Monday, April 29 at 10:00 a.m. Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. from St. Joseph`s Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. No flowers by request; as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the James P. Farrell Memorial Fund. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12 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 27, 2002

FEWER, Philomena (nee Dobbin) - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, April 14, 2002 at her residence in Chapel`s Cove surrounded by her family, Philomena Fewer in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband, Christopher; her sons, Thomas, Christopher and Patrick; her son-in-law William Buckle. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughters, Mena, with whom she resided, Marie Buckle, Mary (Kevin) Woodford; her sons, John (Marie) and Martin (Mary); her sister Ita Maloney, Stephenville; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews; as well as her caregivers, Geralyn Adams, Sherri Woodford, Julie Flight; and a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral will take place on Wednesday, April 17, 2002 following 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Harbour Main. Interment will be in the R.C. Cemetery, Chapel`s Cove.
"She died as she live, trusting in God."
April 16, 2002

FITZGERALD, Edward Francis - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital after a short illness on April 27, 2002, Edward F. Fitzgerald, age 61 years. Predeceased by his parents, John and Theresa; brothers, Thomas and John Jr.; and sister Elizabeth O`Neill. Leaving to mourn, his loving wife Diane (nee Rumsey); sons, Roger, Edward Jr. and Rod; daughters, Sharon Furlong (Gerard), Jackie Penney (Barry); brother William Fitzgerald; grandchildren, Gerry, Keith, Jeffrey, Jacalynn, Stephanie, Barry; special nephew Bud Fitzgerald; special friends, Jennie Bailey and Harry Standford; a number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends; beloved pet Charlie. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 30, 2002 at St. Patrick`s Church, 9:30 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Vera Perlin Charitable Foundation.
April 28, 2002

FITZGIBBON, John Joseph (Jack) - Born November 23, 1926 in St. John`s, passed away April 6, 2002 in Richmond, B.C., John Fitzgibbon dearly beloved husband of Terri (nee Waronek), loving father of Pauline, John Jr., Joanne, Christine, Joseph and the late Patrick. Fondly remembered by his eight grandchildren: Kelly, Jason, Sarah, Alison, Megan, Jacqueline, Tomas and Daniel. John will be sadly missed by his sister Teresa Barry of St. John`s; his nieces, nephews and many friends. Burial Mass and cremation took place in Richmond, B.C. on April 10. Donations in John`s memory may be made to the Alzeihmers Society of B.C. or the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
April 27, 2002

FOLEY, Francis J. - Of St. John`s, formerly of Little Barisway, P.B. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s, on Sunday, April 7, 2002, age 78 years. Leaving to mourn brothers: Leo (Helen), Labrador City and Fred; a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 10, 2002 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery at Barisway, P.B.
April 09, 2002

FUDGE, Capt. Murdoch M. - 80. It is with deep sorrow we, his family, announce his passing April 5, 2002, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Belleoram, Nfld., he was a son of the late Capt. Gabriel and Flora (McCuish) Fudge. He attended school in Belleoram and Bishop Field College in St. John`s. He enlisted in the R.C.A.F. and served as a pilot during the Second World War. He attended the navigation school in St. John`s where he became a Master Mariner. He was Captain of the Minesweeper Revelstoke. He was an air traffic controller at Shearwater and was superintendent for CN Marine ferries for 22 years. After retirement he was Captain of the ferries that run between St. Barb and Labrador. For the last 10 years he was a member of the Canadian Corps of Commissionaires. Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Mildred; son, Murdoch G. (Shirley), Dartmouth; sisters: Edna (Bert) Shea, Dartmouth; Lillian (Doug) Burry, Mount Pearl; granddaughter, Jacqueline. He was predeceased by brother, Angus and a sister in infancy. A memorial service was held 11 a.m. Monday in St. Alban`s Church, Rev. Kirby Walsh officiating, followed by a reception in the church hall. Private burial followed in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. On-line condolences may be sent to: www.funeralscanada.com/homes/almattatall
April 20, 2002

GAMBLE, Sheelagh (nee Weir) - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, April 6, 2002, Sheelagh Gamble, aged 80 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Wilson; son Robin (Hazel); daughter Jane Morale (Maurice) and six grandchildren. Left to mourn in Northern Ireland are her loved sister Letty Richardson; brother Jack Weir (Anne) and brother-in-law Jack Gamble (Christine). At Sheelagh`s request, cremation and interment have taken place. A memorial service will take place on Thursday, April 11, 2002 at 2:00 p.m.. from St. David`s Presbyterian Church. Following the service, tea will be served in the Church Hall for friends and good companions. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 09, 2002

GIANNOU, George Christos - Passed away in St. John`s on April 16, 2002, in his 93rd year, after a long, full and incredibly active life. George was the eldest son of the late Christos George and Nora Lee Giannou. He is survived by his wife Marie; son Robert and wife Linda; his grandchildren: Scott and Kelli Giannou; granddaughter-in-law Judy and great-grandson Jack; also by his brothers: Ted and Doug Giannou and their wives Marg and Betty. He was predeceased by his sister Penelope Wilansky and her husband Maurice. An active Mason, George was a Past Master of Avalon Lodge and the founding Master of St. George`s Lodge. He was a Past Commodore of the Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club and an active sailor; a Past President of the St. John`s Curling Club and represented Newfoundland in four Briers and one National Senior`s Brier. At the time of his death, he was one of Newfoundland`s most active senior-senior curlers. At George`s request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday, April 25, 2002 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place at Gower Street United Church on Friday, April 26, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. Flowers gratefully declined, but Robert and his family would appreciate donations to the Alzheimer`s Society of Newfoundland and Labrador.
April 17, 2002

GILL, Weston B. - Formerly of Pinchard`s Island and Newtown, Bonavista Bay, passed peacefully away on April 10, 2002, aged 88 years, at St. Luke`s Home, St. John`s. Predeceased by his brother Thomas in October 1993; sister Celie in September 2001 and brother-in-law Carman Davis in November 1987. Leaving to mourn his wife of 67 years, Irene; sons: Clyde (Joan) of St. John`s and Dennis (Roxann) of Pilley`s Island; grandchildren: Valerie (Darrell) Wicks, Darryl, Danny and Jenna; great-grandchildren: Adam and Emily Wicks; brother George (Shirley) of Sydney, Nova Scotia; two sisters-in-law Hettie Gill, St. Luke`s Homes, Melita Davis, Lewisporte; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, 2002. Funeral Service from Barrett`s Chapel at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2002. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Church of the Ascension Annex Building Fund, Mount Pearl. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 11, 2002

GILLINGHAM, Jabez Raymond - Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital in Gander on Saturday, April 20, 2002, Mr. Jabez Raymond Gillingham of Noggin Cove in his 85th year. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Zena Grace; one son Calvin (Valerie) of Noggin Cove; one daughter Betty Oake (Roy) of Mount Pearl; nine grandchildren, Paul Oake (Selma), Michele Lush (Melvin), Zena Rideout (Brad), Tracey Oake (Doug), Sheldon Gillingham (Lorelei), Jimmy Oake, Terrance Gillingham, Tristan Gillingham, and Tiana Gillingham; three great-grandchildren, Micheala Lush, Natasha Rideout, and Melanie Lush and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on Monday, April 22, from the United Church in Carmanville. Interment United Church Cemetery in Noggin Cove. Donations in his memory may be made to the United Church Memorial Fund in Carmanville. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Stacey`s Funeral Home in Carmanville - Gander.
"Though death divides, fond memories cling."
April 22, 2002

GLENDINNING, Ella M. - A native of Mount Pearl, Newfoundland, died on April 21, 2002, in Sarasota, Florida. She was in her 101st. year. Miss Glendinning received her high school education in St. John`s and went on to teach school in Grand Falls. As a young woman, she then left Newfoundland to pursue studies at Bellevue School of Nursing in New York City. She received a masters degree from Teachers College at Columbia University and went on to a longtime career as Educator of Nurses and Administrator of Nursing Programs in New York City. After almost 40 years of service in the nursing profession, she retired to Peekskill, New York where she pursued her avocation of gardening for another 20 years. She moved to Sarasota, Florida in 1985 to be with her sister. Miss Glendinning was predeceased by her brother, Ian S. Glendinning (late of Edmonton, Alberta), and her sister Isabella G. Johnson (late of Sarasota, Florida). Left to mourn, among other relatives and friends, are three nieces, Barbara Ann Smith of Burlington, Ontario, Andrea Sumsion of Markham, Ontario, and Jane-Carol Glendinning-Johnson of Albany, New York. A Memorial Service is planned at `The Fountains` at Lake Pointe Woods in Sarasota, Florida, on May 18th, at 11:00 a.m. Memorial donations may be made to the School of Nursing, Memorial University, St. John`s.
May 11, 2002

GOUGH, William E. - Passed peacefully away at his residence in St. Joseph`s, St. Mary`s Bay, on Saturday, April 13, 2002, William E. Gough in his 90th year. Predeceased by his wife Marion Gough (nee Duggan); his daughter, Mary Aquinas Gough. Left with fond and loving memories are his loving children, Marcella (Fred) Power, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Richard (Barbara), St. John`s, Martin (Augusta), St. Joseph`s; his nine loving grandchildren; his four precious great-grandchildren; his brothers, Ted Gough, St. John`s, Gerry (Hilda) Gough, New York; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Enright Memorial Chapel, St. Joseph`s on Sunday from 2 p.m.-10 p.m. and on Monday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral will take place on Tuesday, April 16, 2002 following Mass of Christian Burial from St. Joseph`s Church at a time to be announced. Interment will be in St. Joseph`s Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic, St. John`s. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood.
April 14, 2002

GRIFFIN, Edward L. (Ned) - Aged 83 years. Passed peacefully away at the Placentia Health Care Centre on April 1, 2002. Predeceased by parents Michael and Lucy; brothers: Jimmy (Helen), John (Nell), Frank (Betty) and Mick; sisters: Nellie White (Harold), Rose Kelly (Dick), Carmel Fitzpatrick (Bill). Leaving to mourn his loving family- wife Theresa; son Gregg (Lynn); loving daughters: Harriett Powell (Barry) and Myra Conway (Jim); treasured grandchildren: Daniel Griffin, Kelly, Shawna, Kristin and Bobby Powell, Megan and Teigan Conway; special nephews: Ron Kelly (Nora) and Damien Kelly (Barbara) and families; many other relatives and friends. Waking at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia, Monday 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Tuesday 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., Wednesday 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Wednesday from Most Holy Rosary Parish Church, Freshwater. Interment at Father Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery.
Rest in Peace, Dad, we love you.
April 02, 2002

GUZZWELL, Ernest Horwood - Passed away on April 8, 2002, in his 81st year, Ernest Horwood Guzzwell. Leaving to mourn his wife Helen; son David; brother Fred and sisters: Shirley Belbin and Florence O`Deady; brother-in-law Edgar Belbin; sisters-in-law: Ann Bourne, Betty Guzzwell, Irene Guzzwell, Ruth Guzzwell, Vira Guzzwell, Tilley Guzzwell, Ruth Taylor and Winnie Taylor, and a large circle of caring nieces, nephews and friends who will miss him. Horwood retired in 1985 after giving 35 years of service to his country through Canada Agriculture. He was a member of Lodge St. Andrew and an active participant in the life of both the Kiwanis Club of St. John`s and Cochrane Street United Church. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2- 4 p.m. and 7- 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral service will be held from Cochrane Street United Church at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 11, 2002. Leading in this celebration of Horwood`s life will be Dr. Wallace Baker, Rev. Eric Hillier, Patricia Young and the senior choir. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Cochrane Street United Church. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 09, 2002

HANLON, Gerald James - Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Complex on April 10, 2002 in the presence of his loving family. Gerald James Hanlon, aged 52 years. Predeceased by parents Dennis and Annie, and brothers-in-law Barry Peterson and Richard Manning. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife Goldie; daughter Jennifer (David Codner); son Jeremy and one precious grandchild, Lucas; four brothers: Patrick (Alice), Portugal Cove, Dennis (Valda), Gambo, Frank (Marlene), St. John`s and Dennis Murphy (Mary), Scarborough, Ont.; four sisters: Elizabeth Manning, Barbara Whitty (Stan), Torbay, Doris Thorne (Richard), Regina Jones (Robin), Portugal Cove; mother-in-law Josephine Peterson (Botwood); sisters-in-law Marie Dicks (Roy), Portugal Cove, Susie Winter (George), Ft. McMurray, Alb.; brothers-in-law Sterling (Yvonne), Glen (Theresa), Anthony (Doris), Roy (Paula), Ont.; also many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Thursday and 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Friday. Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. from Holy Rosary Church, Portugal Cove with cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 12, 2002

HANN, Audrey (nee Learning) - Passed away suddenly at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Saturday, April 13, 2002, Audrey Hann, aged 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Cliff, 1990 and her son Cliff, Feb. 21, 2002. Leaving to mourn, her grandchildren, Derrick (Susan Philpott), Christina Lundrigan (Bill); daughter-in-law Joan; and her loyal friend Marina Hiscock and family. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday, and 10 a.m.-12 noon Monday. Funeral 2 p.m. on Monday, April 15, 2002 from the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Avenue. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 14, 2002

HARLEY, Roberta B. (nee Ritcey) - Passed peacefully away after a short illness on Friday, April 5, 2002 at St. Clare`s Hospital, Roberta B. Harley. Predeceased by husband Bruce in 1969; sister Doris Pike; brothers, John and Alec (Dick) Ritcey. Sadly missed by sister-in-law, Alma Ritcey, Bridgewater, N.S.; brother-in-law, Alfred Pike, St. John`s; nieces, Rosalind Watt (Ted), Christina Pike, Joan Ritcey (Klaus Hye-Knudsen) and Sheila Hickman (Bill); nephews, Robert Ritcey, Jim Ritcey (Carol White-Ritcey), Tony Pike (Perri), and Geoffrey Ritcey (Susan); also a large number of close friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Funeral service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, April 9, 2002 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Donations in Roberta`s memory to a charity of one`s choice would be appreciated.
April 07, 2002

HATFIELD, Lawrence G. - Passed peacefully away at his home on April 9, 2002, Lawrence (Larry) Hatfield, aged 58 years. Larry was a devoted husband and father and was involved in his community as a life member of the Kinsmen Club of Canada, St. John`s East. Predeceased by his much loved and adored son, Andrew in December, 2000, and also his parents, Lawrence Hatfield in 1971 and Alice Hatfield in 1984. Larry was surrounded, as always, by his loving wife Peggy (Martin) and much loved and devoted son, Lawrence; special daughter-in-law Shari and special niece Jacqueline Brockerville. Left to mourn are his brothers and sisters: Mary, Betty (Don), Ben (Joan), Anna (Rudy), Victoria (Dave), Teresa (Dick), Bill (Marg) and Bonnie (Dave). Also left to mourn are a large circle of relatives and friends including lifelong friends Reg Noftall, Raymond Kerrivan, and dearest and loyal family friends Dick and Paula Yabsley and family. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, St. John`s. Visitation will take place on Wednesday, April 10 from 12 noon to 9 p.m. and on Thursday, April 11 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. The funeral will take place on Friday, April 12, 2002 at St. Pius X Church, St. John`s at 1:30 p.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road, St. John`s. Donations may be made in Larry`s memory to the Janeway Child Health Centre. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
It was Larry`s wish, as Andrew`s, that family and friends find it in their hearts to sign their organ donor cards.
April 10, 2002

HAYWARD, Leonard - Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, April 30, 2002, at St. Clare`s Hospital, Leonard Hayward, age 87, of St. Vincent`s, St. Mary`s Bay. Welcoming him into the arms of Jesus are his beloved wife Regina, his parents Rose and John, his special son Gerald, his sister Theresa and brothers Joseph and Raymond. Leaving to mourn and celebrate his life are four daughters: Evelyn (Jerome) Stamp, Irene (Kenneth) Critch, Geraldine (Aiden) St. Croix of St. Vincent`s and Violet (Harris) Chippett of Leading Tickles; three sons: Leonard (Matilda), Randy (Grace) of St. Vincent`s and Cecil (Joan) of St. Shotts. As well as a special daughter-in-law Linda Hayward of Trepassey. Also leaving to mourn their cherished Pop are thirty-six grandchildren and thirty-five great-grandchildren. He is also lovingly remembered by his sister, Ita Fleming, his brothers Ron, Clarence and Walter, as well as two brothers-in-law Felix and Doug Fleming, missing him as well are numerous nieces, nephews and special friends, especially his caretakers and friends at Neville`s Seniors Home, St. Marys. Remains resting at Stamp`s Funeral Home on Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial from Sacred Heart Church, St. Vincents, S.M.B. on Friday, May 3rd. at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery, St. Vincents.
"He was dearly loved and will remain forever in our Hearts."
May 01, 2002

HEALY, Joseph - Passed away at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, P.Q. April 2nd, 2002, age 88. Leaving to mourn two brothers: Edward, Moncton, N.B., Brendan, St. John`s; many nephews and nieces. Cremation has taken place. Burial in the Field of Honour, Montreal, P.Q.
April 04, 2002

HENDER, A. Gladys (Goulding) - Passed peacefully away at Hennessey`s Guest Home on Monday, April 22, 2002, Gladys Hender, aged 91 years. Predeceased by her husband Jack, son Roy, son-in-law Johnny Tibbo and her five brothers. Leaving to mourn son Donald (wife Catherine), St. John`s; granddaughters: Kimberly Bowes (Tom), N.C., U.S.A., Dawn O`Connell (Dave) and Crystal Hender, St. John`s; one daughter Ruby; grandchildren: Sherry Walsh (Jim), Sean Tibbo (Joanne); four great-grandchildren: Kiefer and Jordan Bowes, Stephen and Matthew Walsh. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Tuesday from 2- 4 and 7- 9 p.m., Wednesday from 10- 12, 2- 4 and 7- 9 p.m. Funeral to take place on Thursday, April 25, 2002 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Upper Gullies. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 23, 2002

HICKEY, James J. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of his loving family, on Tuesday, April 30th, 2002. James Hickey, age 81 years, of Outer Cove. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Mary Hickey and brother Michael. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Bride; four daughters: Marie Blackmore (Carman), Diane, Angela (Gerry) and Maureen Dooley (Doug); two sons: Gerard (Peggy) and Kevin; his sisters: Kay Kutella of Wisconsin, Mary Dziedzic of Alberta and Helen Dickson of Ohio; and his brothers: Patrick (Agnes), Nicholas and Thomas; and special sister-in-law Blanche Hickey; also leaving to mourn his loving grandchildren, nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Wednesday, May 01, 2002 from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday, May 02, 2002 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 03, 2002 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Church, Outer Cove. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Outer Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery Fund.
"May His Soul Rest in Peace"
May 02, 2002

HICKMAN, Mary R.N. (nee Martin) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Wednesday, April 17, 2002, Mary Hickman age 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Dr. G.A. in 2000. Leaving to mourn sons: John (Marina) and Bill (Connie); grandchildren: Robert, Jennifer, Ashley and Melody; sister-in-law Elsie Butt; brother-in-law Rev. Frederick Hickman (Jean); a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 20, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Interment to follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 18, 2002

HISCOCK, A. Elsie - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, on Monday, April 1, 2002, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Left with fond and loving memories her loving and devoted husband of 45 years, Fred; three sons: Wayne, Randy and wife Pamela, Jim and wife Kelly; two daughters: Beverley Power and husband Craig and Debbie Power and husband Gary; eight darling grandchildren: Angela and Lauren Power, Ryan and Kyle Hiscock, Jonathan and Julie Hiscock, Nicholas Power and newest granddaughter Mackenzie Hiscock; also two brothers and three sisters, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, 10 a.m. to 12 noon on Wednesday. Funeral service at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, 2002 from the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic or Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital.
April 02, 2002

HODDER, Stella Bishop (nee Snelgrove) - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke`s Home on Wednesday, April 03, 2002, Stella Hodder formerly of Grates Cove, Trinity Bay, in her 97th year. Predeceased by her husband Allan in 1971 and great-grandson Matthew in 1997. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories sons: Carl (Ethel) and Ray (Verenia) both of St. John`s; beloved grandchildren: Sheila Masters (Jerry), Glenn Hodder (Joy), David Hodder (Honna) and Carl Hodder (Karren); cherished great-grandchildren; sister Mae Elliott at St. Luke`s Home; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 06, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 04, 2002

HOLDEN, M. Jean - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Saturday, April 27, 2002, M. Jean Holden, aged 94 years. Predeceased by her parents, Richard and Marian Holden; brothers, Eric, Ted and Frank; sister May. Leaving to mourn a number of loving nephews and nieces, especially nephews Don, George and Bill Holden, niece Beverly Moyst and their families; other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Monday, April 29, 2002 at 2 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Andrew`s Presbyterian Church or a charity of one`s choice.
April 28, 2002

HOLLOWAY, Wilson - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville on Saturday, April 6, 2002, Wilson Holloway of Port Blandford, aged 83 years. Predeceased by his mother, father, three brothers and one sister. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife Dulcie of 59 years; daughters, Joan (Hubert Greening) of Port Blandford, Marion (Ray McLaughlin) Nanaimo, B.C., and Doris (Alonzo Holloway) of Port Blandford; 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Remains will be resting at the United Church in Port Blandford. Funeral will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2002 at the United Church with interment at United Church Cemetery in Port Blandford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the upkeep of the United Church, Port Blandford.
April 08, 2002

HOPKINS, Jabez - Passed peacefully away at his daughter`s home, Hant`s Harbour, on Monday, April 22, 2002, Mr. Jabez Hopkins, formerly of Brownsdale, age 80 years. Predeceased by wife Phobe, 1993. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughter Margaret Short (Carman), with whom he resided; grandson Perry (girlfriend Dana Snook); granddaughter Tracey Harnum (Chris); two great-grandsons: Jamie and Bradley Harnum, Guelph, Ontario; step-brother Lester Hopkins (Minnie), Brownsdale. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton, until 10 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday visitation will take place at the United Church, Brownsdale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service to take place at 2 p.m. with interment in the United Church Cemetery, Brownsdale. As an expression of sympathy, donations in Mr. Hopkins` name may be made to Brownsdale United Church Memorial Fund.
April 24, 2002

HUDSON, Ronald George - Passed peacefully away at Masonic Park Nursing Home, after a short illness, on April 9, 2002, Ronald George Hudson, aged 80 years. Predeceased by his wife Doris (Sainsbury). Leaving to mourn four sons: Gordon (Dianne), Elery (Debbie), Derrek, Keith (Tanya); four daughters: Linda Evans (Bud), Brenda Wall (Sean), Sharon Gulliver (Pearce), Tina Kerrivan (Gerry); twenty grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; also leaving to mourn brothers: Dave (Jean), Ralph (Betty) and Eric; sisters: Muriel, Gertrude; sister-in-law Hilda; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, and special friend Bill Jenkins and special friends and staff at Masonic Park Nursing Home. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2002 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice or Masonic Park Nursing Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 10, 2002

HUTCHINGS, Clayton J. - WW II Veteran, Royal Navy. Passed peacefully away at the D.V.A. Caribou Pavillion on Tuesday, April 16, 2002, Clayton J. Hutchings, aged 88 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Blanche; daughter Yvonne Richards (Bruce); sons: Gary and Donald; one grandson Christopher, Aichi-Ken, Japan; brother George; sisters: Mae Escott and Bertha English; special niece Pat Escott and a number of nephews, nieces, and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and 10 a.m.- 12 noon Friday. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2002, from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue. Interment at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the charity of ones choice. A special thank you to the staff at the Veterans` Pavillion. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 18, 2002

HYNES, Paul Onisome - Died suddenly at his residence in Red Deer, Alberta, former resident of Victoria, B.C. 23 years, on Sunday, April 14, 2002, in his 54th year. Predeceased by his brother Bobby, 1990. Survived by his parents Joe and Dot Hynes and light of his life, son Jesse of Victoria, B.C. Leaving to mourn his brothers: Terry, Tommy (Jenny), Lon (Patricia), Chris and Sean (Joann) and his sisters: Frances (Eddy), Carolyn (Terry), Maureen, Vicky (Derek) and Debbie (Brian); also, special aunt Angie of Port au Port, a large circle of relatives and friends in Victoria, B.C. & Red Deer, Alberta and Nfld. Memorial Service at Mary Queen of the World, Monday, April 22, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. Cremation has taken place and private interment at RC Cemetery at a date to be determined. In lieu of flowers donations to the Kid`s With Cancer Travel Fund, c/o The Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
April 20, 2002

HYNES, Terrence James - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on April 26, 2002, Terrence James Hynes (Terry), age 49 years. Predeceased by his parents, Dorothy and Reginald Hynes. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Lillian and precious daughter Stephanie (fiancee Joe); special brother Roy (Pat); sisters Shirley (Mark) and Eileen (Mat); step-brother John; step-sister Isabelle; special niece Jennifer; also a number of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral service 11 a.m. Monday, April 29, 2002, from Barrett`s Chapel with interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarch Rd. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memroy may be made to the CNIB or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 27, 2002

INKPEN, Pearl - Passed gently away on April 27, 2002 in the presence of her family. Predeceased by her husband Ronald. Leaving to mourn her children, Donna, Pam (Rick Hollett), Dianne (Kevin Tomey), Doug, Deborah; five grandchildren, Shandria, Marc, Julia, Nicholas, and Gabriel. Much loved and sadly missed by sisters Florie Ivimey (predeceased by Thomas), Edna Simmons, Isabel Furlong; and brother William Simmons (Nellie), Missouri; nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by brothers, Arthur (Minnie) and Stan. At Pearl`s request, cremation has taken place. The family will be receiving visitors at Carnell`s Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 30, 2002 from 2-4 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, May 1, 2002 from the Carnell Memorial Chapel at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Lung Association.
April 29, 2002

IVEY, James Joseph - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, April 1, 2002, in the presence of his family, long time Molson Brewery employee, James Ivey, in his 73rd year. Predeceased by his sister Margaret (Morrissey). Leaving to mourn his loving wife Agatha (nee Fitzgerald) of 54 years; daughters: Lorraine (Allan), Patricia (Robert), Marlene (Ray); sons: James and Kevin (special daughter-in-law Mary); grandchildren: Christine, Charlene, Stephen, Michelle, Keith, Andrew, Christopher, Jonathan, Jeremy and Mark; sisters: Eileen Farmer, Virginia, Marie Connors (Rev), Calgary, and a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday and Wednesday from 10-12, 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held at 9:45 a.m. on Thursday, April 4, 2002 from St. Pius X Church. Cremation to follow. Interment to take place on Friday, April 5, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 02, 2002

JANES, Allan Clayton - Born in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada. Passed away suddenly at age 52 in Seattle, Washington, USA on April 5, 2002, after complications from surgery. Predeceased by father William (Bill) Janes in 1982; joined by grandmother Fanny Squires, who died April 8, 2002, in Deer Lake, Newfoundland. Survived by loving wife Maria LeNoir Janes (Mortimer) of Seattle, Washington, USA; daughter Candace (mother Kate), of Kamloops, British Columbia; mother Hilda Janes; brothers: Brian (Debbie), Colin Beverley), Derek (Heidi) and Errol (Joanne); nephews: Brian Jr., Matthew and Michael; nieces: Laura and Melanie, all of St. John`s, Newfoundland; also left to mourn extended family, brothers: Eric (Lisa) of Richmond, Virginia and Robert King of Moncton, New Brunswick; sisters: Linda Janes of Ottawa, Ontario and Beverly Parsons (David) of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia; nephews Mark, Robert Jr., Jeffrey and Joseph; nieces: Tammy, Ingrid, Carol Ann and Jennifer; mother-in-law Carolyn LeNoir Mortimer of Flora, Mississippi; sisters-in-law: Dora (Tom Heath) of Rayville, Louisiana, Emily (Blaine Luke) of Flora, Mississippi and Virginia Mortimer of Atlanta, Georgia; nephew Allen; niece Nichols. Visitation will take place at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John`s on Friday, April 12 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Funeral service from Carnell`s Memorial Chapel will be held on Saturday, April 13 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to The Children`s Wish Foundation, P.O. Box 13791, Station A. St. John`s, NF, A1B 4G3 or The Janeway Foundation, 330 Prince Philip Drive, St. John`s, NF, A1B 3V6.
April 11, 2002

JARVIS, Mary Frances (nee Fowler) - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Home, after a lengthy illness on Tuesday, April 2, 2002. Mary Frances Jarvis, age 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Charles, 1980; sister Loretta and brother Don. Leaving to mourn sons: Charlie (Elizabeth), Donald (Catherine), Kevin (Barbara); daughters: Bridget Grima (Larry), Mary Hudson (James), Theresa Jarvis (Jerry) and Elizabeth Vaters (Douglas); twenty-four grandchildren; thirty-four great-grandchildren; one sister Carmel; also other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 5, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 03, 2002

KELLIGREW, Wallace Basil "Brian" - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, St. John`s, Nfld., Saturday, April 20, 2002 in his 93rd year, Wallace "Brian" Kelligrew, formerly of Flat Island, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by his sister, Golden "Kay", of Toronto in August 2001, with whom he resided for 52 years. Left with fond and loving memories and thankful for his wonderful life are his sisters, Nerissa Oldford, with whom he resided since returning to Newfoundland and Grace Ralph; niece Joanne Stentaford and husband Rick; great niece and nephew, Allison and Jeff Stentaford; other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m.-12 noon Monday. A service of thanksgiving to celebrate "Brian`s" life will be held 2 p.m., Monday, April 22, 2002 from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Rd.
April 21, 2002

KELLY, Harold Michael - It is with great sorrow that the Kelly family announce the sudden passing of a wonderful husband, father, brother, friend, Harold Michael Kelly, on April 2nd, 2002. Predeceased by his parents, Michael and Dorothy, and brother Herb. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Kay of 30 years; his daughters: Jaline and Jillian; his sisters: Tina (Tony), Madeline (Clarence), Liz, Marie, Jenny (Dave); his brothers: Jim, Terry (Karlene), Jerry (Bridie); special people: Jamie and Adam; many relatives and countless friends. Resting at Orams Funeral Home, Glovertown. Funeral to take place at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 6th, 2002, Cull`s Harbour. In lieu of flowers, donations would be greatly appreciated to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
"By his life we have been blessed"
April 05, 2002

KELLY, Jennifer Ruth formerly Hussey (nee Dawe) - Passed away in the acute care unit at the Health Sciences Complex after a long and valiant battle with cancer, Jennifer Kelly, aged 43 years. Predeceased by her brother Ronald in 1998. Leaving to mourn her sad loss, her children Arlene, Chadd and Nicholas Hussey; parents Ronald and Elizabeth Dawe; sisters: Corinne Brown, Valerie Pomeroy (Mike), Heather White (Jim), Ronalda Speight (Wayne) and brother Roger (Janet); also many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, special aunt and uncle Marina and Cecil Dawe, as well as numerous other relatives and friends in Newfoundland and Nova Scotia. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 3:30 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
April 12, 2002

KELLY, Kevin Brian - Passed peacefully away April 17, 2002 at the Health Sciences Centre after a short illness, Kevin Brian Kelly aged 64 years. Longtime member of the Elks Club and K of C. Predeceased by his wife Barbara, March 7, 1999. Leaving to mourn his son Shawn (Sue); precious granddaughter, Morgan Ellen; one sister, Joan Rogers (husband Jim); two brothers: Gordon (wife Gloria), Noel (wife Pat); one sister-in-law, Helen O`Neill; special friends: Walter and Carol O`Keefe and a large number of nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home. Visiting hours Thursday 7:00 to 10:00 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Funeral on Saturday to Corpus Christi Church for Mass at 9:30 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
April 18, 2002

KINSELLA, Patrick Joseph - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 11, 2002, at Middle Cove, Patrick (Paddy) Kinsella, age 83 years. Predeceased by parents Philip and Annie Kinsella; brothers: Bernard, Nicholas, Jack, Michael and Martin Kinsella; sisters: Mary Glynn, Theresa Littlejohn and special nephew Gary Roche. Leaving to mourn ever loving wife of 43 memorable years, Catherine (nee Bradbury). Also leaving to mourn brothers: Philip (Betty), Gus (Beth), William, Edward (Carm); sisters: Katherine Ababhazy, Ellen Roche, Elizabeth Reddy (Bill). Also leaving special friends Dr. Kirit Patel, wife Surekha, daughter Neesha and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Church, Outer Cove. Interment to follow at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Outer Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Diabetes Foundation.
April 12, 2002

LEGGE, Edith Martha - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, April 26, 2002, Edith Martha (Jackson) Legge of Cavendish, age 88 years, the youngest daughter of Jabez and Emily (Rowe) Jackson. Left with fond and loving memories, her husband of 66 yeas, Gordon; son Hayward (Ruby), Cavendish; daughters Hazel (David Legge), Cavendish; Emily (Vincent Rodgers), Paradise; Ruby (Ronald Strickland), Cavendish; and special daughter, Rosalind, Cavendish; nine grandchildren, Geoff, Brian, Janice, Karen, Wayne, Shawn, Bobby, Gary and Dwayne; eight precious great-grandchildren, Adam, Cory, Emily, David, Jack, Jessica, Catherine and Sarah; sister-in-law Emmie Bryant, Heart`s Content; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Resting at Cavendish United Church from 10 a.m. Saturday. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, April 28 at 2 p.m. Interment at Cavendish United Church Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the Cavendish United Church Memorial Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo.
"What we keep in memory is ours forever."
April 27, 2002

LEWIS, Herbert - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 25, 2002, in his 81st. year. Predeceased by son Clayton and brothers: Michael, Jack and Garreth. Leaving to mourn wife Gladys, daughters: Shirley (Ted) Gibbons, Maxine (Arthur) Critch, Cindy (Glen) Hartery; sons: Michael, Aidan, Randall (Helen), Wayne (Theresa), Tobias (Anita); fifteen grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four brothers: Jim, Clar (Hannah), Aidan, Jerry. Resting at Stamp`s Funeral Home, St. Vincents. Funeral service on Monday, April 29 at 11:00 a.m. at the Sacred Heart Church.
April 27, 2002

LIDSTONE, Bertram William - Passed peacefully away at Caribou Memorial Veteran`s Pavillion, St. John`s, on Tuesday, April 23, 2002, Bertram William Lidstone, aged 79 years, World War II veteran #971655. He served from June 21, 1940 to October 5, 1945 in Newfoundland, France, Belgium, Germany and England as a Gunner with trade of Driver Mechanic with the 22nd Battery, 59th NF Heavy Field Regiment Royal Artillery. Employed with Provincial Dept. of Agriculture for 41 years and the Core Commissionaires for 7 years. Predeceased by wife, Kathleen (nee Nichols) 1974 and parents William and Clotilde (Williams) Lidstone. Leaving to mourn his very special friend Joyce Brain and her family, Grand Falls; six daughters: Trudy (John Veitch), Holyrood; Elaine Mari (Ming), Vancouver; Kathy (Walter Petten), Kelligrews; Patricia (David Cowan), St. John`s; Carol (John Veitch), St. John`s; five sons: Alan, Victoria, B.C.; Bill (Eenah), Waterloo, Ont.; Rick (Nancy), Dartmouth, N.S.; Duncan (Bernice), Kelligrews; Jim (Yvonne), Holyrood; Jeff (Laura), Ottawa. Also leaving with loving memories two sisters: Cloie (Bren Healey), St. John`s; Trudy Straight, Barrackville, W. Va.; two brothers: Rudy (Doris), Markland; Bill (Marie), Lennoxville, Que. As well as twenty grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives. His many friends, including Sidney Pinsent, and loving caretakers on 3rd Floor, Veteran`s Pavillion. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, April 26, 2002, at 11 a.m. from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow at the Field of Honour, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. John`s. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to The Salvation Army. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
April 24, 2002

LINEHAN, Leo - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, April 9th, 2002, Leo Linehan in his 81st year, of Colinet, St. Mary`s Bay. Pre-deceased by his parents, Albin and Maude; his brothers: Clifford, Jack and Carl; his sisters: Ethel, Angela and Clarise. Left with fond and loving memories are his sisters: Evelyn Linehan and Margaret Tremblett; his sisters-in-law: Elizabeth Linehan, Bridget Davis, all of Colinet; numerous nieces, nephews and circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Grace Church, Colinet. Funeral will take place on Saturday, April 13, 2002 following 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Our Lady of Grace Church. Interment will be in R.C. Cemetery, Colinet. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood.
"Safe in the arms of Jesus"
April 11, 2002

LUEDEE, Patrick Nolan - April 12, 1952 - April 15, 2002 (formerly of St. Andrew`s, Codroy Valley). The family of Patrick Luedee is greatly saddened to announce his sudden passing in Fort McMurray, Alberta on April 15th at the age of 50. He leaves to mourn his soul mate, Beulah (Squires); his children: Kimberley, Patricia, Jaret and Tobias; two grandchildren: Taylor and Kyla; parents: William and Hilda Leudee of St. Andrew`s, Codroy Valley; six brothers: Gerald (Margaret Abbott), Michael and Adrian of Ontario, Ralph (Barbara Plante) of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Francis (Joan Patten) and Raymond (Wanda Buttery) both of St. Andrew`s; six sisters: Juanita (Francis Bennett), Melinda (Gerry O`Quinn), Bernardine (David Ryan), Priscilla (William Leamon) all of Codroy Valley, Viola (Jim Lush), Gander, Irene (Rick Scharf) of Fort McMurray. He also leave to mourn a large number of nieces and nephews.
May 05, 2002

LUSCOMBE, John F. - 1921 - 2002. Born St. John`s, NF. Passed away April 9, 2002 at South Muskoka Memorial Hospital, Brace Bridge, Ont. He was a former member of the Newfoundland Ranger Force and the Canadian Pacific Police Association. Left to mourn his wife Evelyn of Gravenhurst, Ont., formerly of Badger, NF.; daughters: Sylvia Salum of Toronto, Nancy Schensema (Martin), Parry Sound, Ont.; son John W. Luscombe (Debra), New Market, Ont.; grandchildren: Adam (Michelle), Wisconsin, USA, Amanda, Toronto, Stephanie, Samantha and John R. Luscombe, Newmarket, Ont.; great-granddaughter Jadyn, Wisconsin, USA; sisters: Agnes Richards (Edwin), Marjorie Reid, Sylvia Kelsey; brother William (Vicki) all of St. John`s, NF, and many friends and relatives. Funeral was held at Cavill Funeral Home, Gravenhurst, Ont. April 13, 2002. Flowers were gratefully accepted.
April 20, 2002

LYNCH, Chesley - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on April 6, 2002, Chesley Lynch. Aged 97 years. Predeceased by sons Percy and Theodore. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Queen (Victoria); children Wallace (Linda), Winfred (Marilyn), Reginald (Charmaine), Lorraine (Kenneth Geiger), Nina (Fred Strickland), Rosalie (James Bailey), Doreen Skinner and Colin (Judy); 18 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters, Mabel (Edward Finch), Violet Lynch and Phyllis (Gerald Quilty); also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Rd., Mt. Pearl, from 7-9 p.m. Sunday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday, and 10 a.m.-12 noon Tuesday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, from Holy Innocents Anglican Church, Paradise. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Paradise. As expressions of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
April 07, 2002

MADDEN, Lucy A. - Passed peacefully away on April 27, 2002 at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, Lucy A. Madden, in her 82nd year. Predeceased by her husband John and two grandchildren, John Kean and Paul Barnes. Left to mourn are five daughters, Shirley Carr, Theresa Kean (Brendan), Dianne Howse (Keith), Marion Barnes (Gary), Francine Klymkiw (Bo); two sons, Kevin (Barb), Gerry (Lisa and two daughters, Amanda and Stephanie); grandchildren, John and Dean Madden (Lavinia), Francene Kean (Trevor), Charles Carr (Cindy), Danielle Wheeler (Tate), Denise Carr (Jeff), Mark Barnes, Allyson and Leslie Howse; one brother, Henry Kieley; sisters-in-law, Pauline Kieley, Mary Kieley and Angela Lee; one brother-in-law, Edward Madden; special friends, Mary Pretty and Jenny Head; and also many nieces, nephews, and a large circle of friends. Remains resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral notice to follow.
April 28, 2002

MAHER, Lucy - (1912 - 2002), Freshwater, Placentia. Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at the Lions Manor Nursing Home on April 16, 2002, age 89 years. Predeceased by husband Marcellus and daughter Betty. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her eight children: Doris Rutledge, Louisiana, Marcella (Jean) LaRevitzear, Michigan, Frank (Rita) Maher, Southeast, Placentia, Eleanor (Bill) Chase, Massachusetts, Theresa (Eugene) Corcoran, Alberta, Jack (Mary) Maher, Freshwater, Ken (Judy) Maher, Nova Scotia, Mary Lou (Gary) Grant, Bay Roberts; son-in-law Ambrose McGrath, Mount Pearl, as well as 38 grandchildren, 57 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation to take place at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Friday from 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, April 20 at 11:00 a.m. from Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater. Interment to follow at the Holy Rosary Cemetery, Freshwater.
April 18, 2002

MARTIN, V. Maud (nee Newell) - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home on Thursday, April 04, 2002, Maud Martin, aged 90 years. Predeceased by her husband Robert in 1956; son Charles in 1959 and grandson Wayne Porter in 1994. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of fond and loving memories are her sons: Robert "Hank" (Ann and Stanley (Anne); daughters: Elizabeth Porter, Carolyn Norman (Ralph), Janet Martin, Glenda Hayes (Gerry); special granddaughters: Darlene Casey and Susan Murphy who resided with her for many years; 14 other beloved grandchildren; 16 cherished great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn are her sisters: Hazel Stanley and Wesley Stanley; sisters-in-law: Evelyn Newell and Theresa Newell; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 06, 2002 at 2:00 from Wesley United Church with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Seniors Resource Center and VOWR.
April 05, 2002

MASON, Helen Evelyn (Hewson) (Horwood) - Age 94 of Oakwood Terrace, passed away April 12, 2002 at the Dartmouth General Hospital, after a brief illness. Born in Amherst, N.S., in 1907. She was the daughter of the late Edgar and Helen (Bell) Hewson and was educated in Amherst and at the Mount Allison Ladies College. In 1929, she graduated from Mount Allison University with a B.Sc. and worked for several years for Mutual Life in Waterloo, Ontario. She married George R. Horwood of St. John`s, Nfld. in 1931 and lived in East Orange, New Jersey, for a short time before returning to St. John`s where they resided until his death in 1975. In 1976, she moved to Dartmouth and in 1979, married a former Mount Allison classmate, Harry E. Mason of Kingston, Ontario. After his death in 1993, she returned to Nova Scotia and lived near her family in Dartmouth. As a young woman she was an accomplished jeweler and wood carver and in later life discovered a love of and talent for painting in oils. During her long life, she enjoyed curling, bridge and the company of her friends and family and had a great love for travel and reading. She also belonged to the IODE for many years. She was fortunate to live to see the birth of her first great-grandchild who was given her family name. She is survived by her daughter Janet Bone and husband Richard; sister-in-law, Julia Hewson, San Diego, California; grandchildren, Susan (Mark Simking), Andrew (Maya Ray), Jamie (Louis Arsenault); great-grandson, Hewson Hans Bone Ray. She was predeceased by brothers, Seldon Hewson, Montreal, Dr. Wendell Hewson, San Diego, California, Dr. William Hewson, Wilmington, Delaware. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation by family request. A memorial service will take place Thursday, April 18, 2002, 1:30 p.m. at Grace United Church, 70 King St., Dartmouth. Rev. Stephen D. Fram officiating. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Oakwood Terrace Home for Special Care or a charity of choice. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com.
April 16, 2002

MATCHIM, Edward (Ned) - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, April 20, 2002 at Gander Hospital in his 62th year, retired milwright instructor from College of the North Atlantic (Burin Campus). Predeceased by his wife Marie (2000); his parents and brother Peter. Leaving to mourn his sons: Bruce, Toronto, Chuck (Brenda), St. John`s; daughters: Penney (David), St. John`s, Cindy (Harvey), Sandy Cove; grandchildren: Charlotte, Sidney, Sean and Marie; brothers: William (Joan), Toronto, Lewis (Tanya), Calgary, Nathaniel (Cynthia), St. John`s; sister Effie (Clayton), Sunnyside; sister-in-law Wileen O`Grady, Terrenceville; Aunt Gertrude Dyke and special friend Betty Brown. Funeral was held on April 22 at Squires Funeral Home in Eastport.
May he always be remembered for his, "music and friends"
May 05, 2002

McDONALD, Imelda (nee Battcock) - Passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 6, 2002, Imelda McDonald, originally from Brigus South and later St. Mary`s. Predeceased by her husband Tom McDonald; parents Stephen and Jane Battcock; sisters Eleanor Winter (Nick) and Mary Henley (Pat). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her brothers, George Battcock (Natalie) and Jerome Battcock (Anne); also surviving are a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Funeral services to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the A.M.L. Association.
April 07, 2002

MCDONALD, James Arthur - Passed away peacefully at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, on Monday, April 15th, 2002, in his 66th year. Predeceased by his parents Patrick (Pop) and Lillian McDonald; his brothers: Pat and Harold. Left to mourn, his wife Madge; six sons and three daughters: Betty (Dave) Dodd, Mount Pearl, NF, James Jr. (Diane), Florida, Jerry, Ottawa, ON, Sharon (Mike) Mienier, Toronto, ON, Gary (Suzanne), Embrun, ON, Brenda (Paddy) McDonald, Goulds, NF, Gordon (Chris), Ottawa, ON, Doug (Gay), Colliers, NF, Carl (Angie), Mount Pearl, NF; ten grandchildren: Jamie (Patti), Leslie, Lee-Ann, Chris, Allison, Kelly, Shane, Lisa, Matthew, Angela, and a new expected grandchild who he was looking forward to; one great-grandchild Griffin James McDonald. Also leaving to mourn eight brothers: Sonny, Bill, John, Joe, Paul, Gus, Kevin and Donald; five sisters: Stella Flemming, Mary Rice, Marg Forward, Ann Woodfine and Patsy Quigley; two sisters-in-law: Carol McDonald and Madeline McDonald; as well as other relatives and friends. Special mention to his brother and friend Bill McDonald and his cousin Gerald McDonald. A special thank-you to Dr. McClellan, Dr. Melvin, nurse Debbie Phillips, R.N., and all surgical staff; and Father Slattery of St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital. Flowers greatly appreciated. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral will take place at St. Teresa`s Church, Mundy Pond Road at a date and time to be announced.
Farmer Jim`s Neighbourhood will never be the same.
April 16, 2002

McGORY, Edwin - Passed peacefully away at his residence on Sunday, April 7, 2002, Edwin McGory (Ed), age 69 years. Predeceased by his wife Lillian Baker McGory (July 6, 1998). Also his parents: David and Florrie McGory; brothers: Harold and Gord. Leaving to mourn one brother George and wife Bernice; also aunts: Alma and Gladys; 12 step-children; also brothers and sisters-in-law; grandchildren; nieces and nephews; card friends, and also dart and taxi friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Monday, from 2- 10 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, April 10, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 09, 2002

MERCER, Frederick Gordon - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge, Carbonear, on Monday, April 22, 2002, WW II Navy Veteran, Mr. Frederick Gordon Mercer, of Spaniard`s Bay, age 83 years. Predeceased by his wife Mary in 1990, also children: Doris and Douglas; his father Elijah; mother Wilhemina; sister Trix; brother Hayward. Leaving to mourn are daughter Eva (husband Wayne Coombs); sons: Everett, Gary (wife Gloria); grandchildren: Vickie, Sheldon, Angela (husband Grant); sisters: Blanche (husband Dave Barrett, deceased), Esther (husband Robert Hamilton, deceased), Eva (husband Al Avon), Alice (husband Walter Martin), Martha (husband Ralph Russell); brothers: Randolph (wife Agnes, deceased), Harris (wife Phoebe), Nath (wife Clarice), Roy (wife Freda), John (wife Barbara); also a very large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Young`s Funeral Home, Spaniard`s Bay. Funeral service Thursday at 2 p.m. from Holy Redeemer Anglican Church and Cemetery. Visitation: Tuesday 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Holy Redeemer Anglican Church Restoration Fund.
April 24, 2002

MERCER, Jessie Melvina (nee Barrett) - Passed away suddenly at Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, April 10, 2002, Jessie Mercer of Shearstown, aged 69 years. Predeceased by husband Lloyd, November 1995. Left with fond and loving memories daughters: Linda Peddle (Reg), Country Road, Lois Coombs (Graham), Upper Island Cove, Deborah O`Brien (Greg), Gander; left with precious memories of a dear Nan are grandchildren: Heather, Travis, Matthew, Melissa, Bradley, Danielle, Mark; also left to mourn are sister Virtue Lundrigan; brother Nath Barrett (Marina); sisters-in-law: Mary Sheppard, Gladys Fry, Susie Mercer, Bridget Mercer; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Thursday 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.; Friday 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Saturday 10:00 - 12:00 noon. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mark`s Anglican Church, Shearstown. Interment in the St. Mark`s Anglican Cemetery, Shearstown. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or a charity of one`s choice.
April 12, 2002

MILLER, Walter G. - Passed peacefully away at Placentia Health Centre on April 3, 2002, age 92 years. Predeceased by his loving wife Rita (1995), his father and mother, Garrett and Annie Miller; brothers: Frank, Neil, Angus and Leonard and sister Bessie. Leaving to mourn one brother Gary; two sisters-in-law: Ellen Miller, Placentia and Mary Miller, St. John`s. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 5 at 12:00 noon from Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment at the Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast, Placentia, NF.
April 04, 2002

MILLS, Gerald - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, on Tuesday, April 23, 2002, Gerald Mills, aged 77 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his nieces: Madonna (Gary), children Samantha and Lucas; sister-in-law Verlie Mills, with whom he resided; April, children Travis and Jessica, Angela (Ron), children Amanda and Amy, Cindy (Lloyd), children Joey and Kate, Marlene (Al) and Lois (Rex), children Tonya and Andrew; his sister Bernice Coleman, Ohio; brothers: Bill, England, Charles (Rose), Bishop`s Falls and Tom, Petley; and a circle of family and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral to take place 2 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2002 at the United Church, Shoal Harbour with interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Shoal Harbour. Donations in his memory may be made to the United Church in Shoal Harbour.
April 25, 2002

MOORE, Reginald Joseph (Reg) - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, age 67 years. Predeceased by his parents James and Helen. Leaving to mourn his wife Ella (nee Butt); children: Rod (Christine), Ontario, Cathy Gosse (Gerard), Alberta, Elaine Randell (Paul), Ontario, Donna Williams (Dave), Ontario; grandchildren: Nicole and Kyle Moore, Jennifer and Sheldon Gosse, Tanner Randell and Stephen Williams; sisters: Maria Mewhinney and Louise Seymour (Frank); brother Edward (Marie); also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 1 p.m.- 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, April 11, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 10, 2002

MOORES, Laura (nee Hibbs) - Passed peacefully away on Monday, April 1, 2002 at Chancellor Park, Laura Moores, formerly of Cornwall Heights, St. John`s, in her 89th year. Predeceased by her husband Clarence Moores; sisters: Dorothy, Mabel (Mab), Margaret and Anne and brothers: Tom and Winston (Wink). Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, her one son David Moores, daughter-in-law Karen Thistle and loving grandsons: Colin and Joel; sister Sylvia Wiseman (Duncan). Also leaving to mourn her extended family, many friends, especially bridge partners on Cornwall Heights and elsewhere, and the staff and residents of Chancellor Park. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday 7-9 and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, April 4 at 2 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Gower Street United Church.
April 03, 2002

MORGAN, Ellen Josephine (Dunne) - Passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2002, of Virginia, USA, age 86. Formerly of St. John`s. Leaving to mourn three sons, one daughter, USA; sisters: Dot (O`Flaherty), Kay (Pilgrim), St. John`s; two brothers: Jimmy, Witless Bay, Will, St. John`s; large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A mass will be celebrated in her memory on April 15 with interment to follow in Manassas, Virginia, USA.
April 13, 2002

MORRISSEY, Peter Edward - Passed peacefully away at home on Friday, April 26, 2002, at the age of 66, Peter, dearly loved husband of Rose. Leaving to mourn two sons: Peter Jr. and Paul and wife Gloria; four devoted grandchildren: Ashley, Linda, Julia and Jessica; two brothers: Charles and wife Pat, Dave and wife Geraldine; one sister Mary and husband Allan; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 10 am.. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 29, 2002, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 27, 2002

MURPHY, Patrick - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, April 9th, 2002, in the presence of his loving family. Patrick Murphy, retired from the CN Dockyard, age 80 years. Predeceased by his father Patrick; mother Sarah (Power); brothers: Dick, Jack, Terry; and sisters: Isabelle, Imelda. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife of 51 years, Nada (Guest); sisters: Bette, Theresa; children: Brian (Marilyn), Barb (Rick), Sheila (Robbie), Garry (Shirley), Dave (Rosena), Pat (Karen), Gail (Bob); also sharing our loss are fourteen grandchildren; as well as a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday and Friday from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 13th, 2002 at 10 a.m. from St. Kevin`s Church, Goulds. Interment to follow at St. Kevin`s Cemetery, Goulds. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation.
"Alive in our hearts, loved in our minds, treasured in our thoughts, yet deeply missed in our lives."
Your quiet presence in our daily lives will be painfully missed. Your memories forever cherished.
April 11, 2002

MURPHY, Patrick Robert - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on April 16, 2002, Patrick Robert Murphy of Paradise, aged 57 years. Former employee of the City of St. John`s. Predeceased by father Christopher Murphy and mother Rita; also infant sisters: Annie and Elizabeth; brothers-in-law Jake Vandervinne and Gerald Sharpe. Leaving to mourn his wife Helen; son Terry and wife Norma; daughter Nancy and husband Greg; son John and grandson Terry Jr.; special mother-in-law Margaret O`Neill; brothers: John (Betsy) of Paradise, Dan of Ontario; sisters: Margaret (Bob) of Ontario, Marie (Richard) of Ontario, Ellen of Paradise, Annette (Bob) of Deer Lake and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl, from 7-10 p.m. on Wednesday and from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Thursday. Funeral Service 10:30 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2002 from Holy Family Parish, Paradise. Interment to follow in St. Thomas of Villanova Cemetery, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 18, 2002

MURPHY, Raymond - Passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2002, age 57 years. Leaving to mourn brothers: Ron (Anita) and Graham (Cora); sisters: Bridget Martin (Lou), Mary Curtis, Margaret Cooke (Cyril), Elizabeth Brookings (Eric), Madonna Black (Gary), Judy Fillatre (Bill), Sheila Miller (Jim), Sham Johnson (Joe), Helen Pearcey (Greg); as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 22, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 19, 2002

MURRAY, John Joseph - Passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer at Bracebridge Memorial Hospital, Bracebridge, ON, Thursday, April 18, 2002 aged 77 years, formerly of St. John`s, NF, Veteran of WW-II, Royal Newfoundland Regiment. Predeceased by his parents, Luke and Catherine (Fahey) Murray, nephew Howard Parrell, brothers-in-law Mike Parrell & John Johnson. Leaving to mourn three brothers: Fred, St. John`s; Peter, St. Phillips and Cyril, Upper Gullies; six sisters: Laurie (Agnes) Beaulieu, Gravenhurst, ON with whom he resided, Patricia Hurley, Mississauga, ON; Winnifred Parrell St. John`s; Clara Barron (Gus) and Annie Johnson, Torbay; Jenny Dunn (Bob), Topsail Pond, also a large number of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral service and interment took place on Monday, April 22, 2002 from Cavill Funeral Home to Mickle Cemetery, Gravenhurst, ON.
April 24, 2002

MURRIN, Irene (Payne) - Passed peacefully away on April 15, 2002 at The Agnes Pratt Home, Irene (Payne) Murrin, aged 89 years. Mrs. Murrin was born in Ramea on October 11, 1912 and was the last survivor of ten children, born to John and Harriet (Billard) Payne. She taught school in Ramea, as well as, Burgeo, before moving to Whitbourne. Mrs. Murrin and her late husband Hubert were one of Mount Pearl`s pioneer families, moving there in 1948. She was instrumental in the founding of Mount Pearl`s first Anglican Church, located in a converted garage on her uncle Jim Billard`s property. For many years she served as a church organist and for over 40 years was an active member of the Anglican Church Womens` Association and the Church Choir, as well as, devoting 35 years to the Girl Guides Association. During her "golden years" she enjoyed the company of her friends with the Happy Wanderers on various trips around Newfoundland and beyond. Three times widowed, Mrs. Murrin is survived by her sons: J. Donald Walker of Victoria, B.C., B. John Walker of Gander, Dr. George L. Sharpe of Austin, Texas, and daughter A. Patricia Murrin of Austin, Texas. She will also be greatly missed by ten grandchildren (Mitchell, Ann, Deborah, Jim, John, Bruce, Beverley, Lara, Jana and Andrew) and eleven great-grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and old and new friends. Cremated remains resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, St. John`s. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Memorial service at 2 p.m. Friday, April 19 at the Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl. Interment at the Kenmount Road Cemetery. Donations in her name may be sent to the Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 16, 2002

NEWMAN, Angela - It was with great sadness that the family of the late Angela Newman passed away at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, April 3, 2002 at the age of 48. She will be sadly missed by husband John Will Hynes of 27 years; one daughter, Rose Anna Colbourn of Corner Brook; one son Timothy Newman of Millgrove, Ont.; grandchildren: Jonathan-James, Jennifer-Rose; father, Leo McCarthy (Madonna) of Corner Brook; sisters: Regina Williams (Ron) of Corner Brook, Mary Antle (Mike) of Nova Scotia; one brother, John McCarthy (Karen), Nova Scotia; also surviving are a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her mother Hilda Gillingham. Resting at Country Haven Funeral Home from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, April 6, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. from Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations made to a charity of your choice.
April 06, 2002

NOLAN, Sadie - Passed peacefully away on April 7, 2002 at Lions Manor Nursing Home, Placentia, of St. Brides, P.B. Age 84 years, formerly of Cuslett, P.B. Predeceased by her husband Joe; and granddaughter Veronica Foley. Leaving to mourn daughter Sylvia (husband Arnold Foley); grandchildren Aaron and Victoria; sisters Bride Coady, St. John`s, Margaret Healey, Ontario; brothers Allan and James Conway, Ontario; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, especially those at Meadow Brook Villa, St. Bride`s and Lions Manor Nursing Home, Placentia. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride`s. Funeral Mass to take place 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2002. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Bride`s.
April 08, 2002

NORMORE, Alfreda - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke`s Homes on Tuesday, April 30, 2002, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Joseph; sons: Allan and Harry. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories sons: Nelson, Rex (Sheila); daughters: Clara (Don) Barrett, Olive (Tom), Kelly, Betty Cooper; 17 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the United Church in Horwood after 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, 2002. Funeral Service will be conducted by Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander on Friday, May 3, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church in Horwood with interment to follow at the United Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Carnell`s Funeral Home, St. John`s.
May 02, 2002

NORRIS, Catherine Ann (nee White) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, April 22, 2002 at the Health Sciences Centre, Catherine Ann Norris, aged 41. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Peter and darling 5 year old son Peter Michael; her mother Gertrude; sisters: Sharon Noseworthy (John), Bernadette Croft (Wayne); brothers: Ken Vickers (Cindy), Darren (Rosalind), David (Kim); mother-in-law Gabe; sisters-in-law: Diane, Trini Smith (Cally), Ekie O`Rielly (Roland), Yvonne Melvin (Scott); brothers-in-law: Barry, Craig (Kelly); nieces and nephews: Jonathan, Jeanine, Sheena, Meghan, Bruce, Kyle, Chelsea, Patrick, Keghan, Gabrielle, many aunts, uncles and a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased by her father Michael White and brothers: Michael and Gerard. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation hours on Tuesday, April 23 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Wednesday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, April 25 from St. Patrick`s Church, Witless Bay at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Cross R.C. Cemetery, Witless Bay. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Catherine Norris Memorial Fund.
"We all love you Sweetie"
April 23, 2002

NORRIS, Maggie - Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, April 10, 2002 at the G.B. Cross Hospital, Clarenville, Maggie Norris, age 80 years, of Newtown. Predeceased by her husband, George Norris; parents: Harry and Louisa White; brothers: Job and Wallace White. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are one son Carl (Joan) of St. John`s; one daughter Louise Winsor (Frank) of Bloomfield; one sister Gertrude white of St. John`s; five grandchildren: Ian Norris (Tania), Dwayne Norris (Traci), Warren Norris (Cathy), Joanne Hippern (Craig), Philip Winsor (Leanne); three great-grandchildren: Coale, Josh, Dalton and several sisters and brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 2:30 p.m. from the Anglican Church, Newtown with Rev. V. Reid officiating. Interment will follow from the Anglican Cemetery, Newtown. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Luke`s Anglican Church, Newtown or Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.
April 13, 2002

O`BRIEN, Jenny (Janet Hannah Hamilton) - Of Holyrood, formerly of Glasgow, Scotland. Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, on April 6, 2002, in the presence of her loving and devoted family and after a courageous battle with cancer, in her 78th year (1924-2002). Predeceased by her husband, William in May, 1985; and great-grandson Stephen William Corbett in January, 1998. Left to mourn with fond and wonderful memories are her 10 children, 29 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren: daughters, Theresa Ennis (Thomas), Joyce Kieley (Patrick), Mary Corbett (Edward), Carol Ann O`Brien, Betty Rideout (Douglas), Helen O`Brien (Gordon Crawley) and Jeanette O`Brien (Steve Varty); sons, Bill O`Brien (Glenys), Jack O`Brien (Peggy), David O`Brien; grandchildren, Tony, Terry, Tommy, Tanya and Trevor Ennis; Chris (Genny), Sherry Lynn, and Kim Kieley; Darren, Nathaniel, Billy and Sheena O`Brien; Mark, Carl and Shane O`Brien; Ian, Charlene, and Beth Ann Corbett; Nadine Hawkins (Steve), Patti, and Peter O`Brien; Dana O`Brien (Pat Murphy); Stewart, Lori, Andrew and Steven Rideout; Jennifer, Natasha and Matthew Pennell; great-grandchildren, Emily Kielly, Arron and Mackenzie Murphy; her family members in Glasgow, Scotland; devoted sister, Betty Caskie; loving brothers, John (Margo), Ronnie (Agnes) and David (Jean) Hamilton and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Hickey`s Funeral Home in Holyrood. Funeral mass will be held at Holy Cross Church in Holyrood at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 8, 2002 with interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Palliative Care Unit at St. Clare`s Hospital, Holy Cross Parish, or to a charity of one`s choice.
April 07, 2002

O`BRIEN, Mercedes (nee Hanlon) - Passed away after a long illness at Lions Manor Nursing Home, Placentia on April 4, 2002 in her 85th year. Predeceased by her husband Joseph O`Brien (1986); brothers: Phonse, Kevin, Dick and Cecil and sister Josephine Marrie. Leaving to mourn children: Kevin (Sandra), Joseph (Mary), Fonce (Agnes), Walter (Rosalyn); daughters: Mary (Keith Pope), Theresa Maine and Marie (Ron) Kopchak; sisters: Carrie Tarrant, US, Collette (Jerome) Hunt, Dunville; brother Walter Hanlon; sister-in-law Vietta Hanlon; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Resting at Coomb`s Funeral Home, Placentia, Friday, 2-5 & 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, April 6, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anne`s Church, Dunville. Interment to follow in Roman Catholic Cemetery, Dunville.
April 06, 2002

PARSLEY, William - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Thursday, April 4th, 2002, age 64 years. Leaving to mourn wife Margaret (Peg) (Nee Healey); son William (Darlene); daughters: Rhonda Caines (Gerry) and Kelly MacRury (David); grandchildren: Stephanie, Laura, Evan, Nicole; brothers: Edward, Noel, Dave; sister Marie; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 8th, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 06, 2002

PARSONS, Alexander (Sandy) Maxwell - Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, April 23, 2002, Alexander (Sandy) Maxwell Parsons in his 73rd year. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 53 years, Dorothy; children: Donna (Walter Somerton), Charmagne (Patrick Moore), Beverly (Kevin Dwyer), Wayne (Laura) and Allan (Bonnie); brothers: Lew (Marie), George (Ann) and sister-in-law Joyce; grandchildren: Jeffrey, Gregory, Christopher, Matthew, Leah, Tanya, Trevor, Laurie, Erin, Sarah and great-grandchildren: Meghan and Cody; as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 28th, 2002 from Memorial United Church, Portugal Cove. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery, Bauline Line. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to Memorial United Church, Portugal Cove. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 26, 2002

PARSONS, Fredrick Maxwell - Passed peacefully away on Friday, April 5, 2002, after a brief and courageous battle with cancer, Fredrick Maxwell Parsons, Glovertown, age 58. Leaving to mourn wife Alice (nee Genge), father Robert, brother Jack Stroude, sister Edith Ralph (David); step-children: Jim Holloway, Mark Magill (Michelle) and Kim Babstock (Mac); step-grandchildren: Jennifer and Morgan Babstock and Harlen Holloway and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Orams Funeral Home, Glovertown, Saturday and Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. and Monday 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Funeral services to take place Monday, April 8, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from Glovertown Central United Church. Interment to Glovertown United Church, Hillside Memorial Garden. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 06, 2002

PARSONS, Lamont (Lal) - (World War II Veteran- RCAF). Passed peacefully away on Monday, April 1, 2002, surrounded by the love of his family, Lamont (Lal) Parsons, in his 83rd year. Predeceased by his first wife Valera and his brother Bill. Leaving his devoted and loving wife Babs; daughters: Barbara (Chris Clancy), Brenda (Philip Bjerkseth), Judy (David Norris) and son Chris Butt (Kathy); grandchildren: Elizabeth and Allison Bjerkseth, Matthew, Stephen and Jessica Norris, and Alex and Karen Butt; brother Max (Jean) and sister-in-law Ethel at Harbour Grace; nieces and nephews and many good friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home. Visiting hours are from 2-5 and 7-9 Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral services will be held at St. David`s Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth Avenue on Thursday, April 4 at 11 a.m. with interment following at St. Andrew`s Presbyterian Cemetery, Harbour Grace. No flowers by request. Donations in Lal`s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Red Cross.
April 02, 2002

PARSONS, Redvers (Red) - age 66 of Eastport passed peacefully away on Wednesday, April 17, 2002 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was an inspiration to us all. Leaving to mourn are his wife Edith (Jane) nee Squire, his daughters Monica O`Brien (Richard), Dot Parsons Hartery (Roy), Cindy Parsons (Greg), and son Roman Parsons (Nadine). Grandchildren Agathy, Mark, Matthew, Joshua and Keena. Sisters Clara Hunt, Ellen Diamond and Ella Arnold. Many nieces and nephews and a large circle of friends. Resting at Squire Funeral Home, Eastport. Services to be held at Holy Cross Anglican Church, Eastport at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2002. Interment to follow at the cemetery.
April 19, 2002

PEDDIGREW, John Gordon - Died suddenly at New Orleans, LA, April 4, 2002, aged 42. Son of the late Gordon and Mercedes (Armstrong) Peddigrew. Leaving with treasured memories, fiancee Lisa Leger and her daughter Hannah; sister Susan Snook (David); brothers: Jim (Dawn) and Brian (Maureen), Pitt Meadow, B.C.; niece and nephews: Jennifer and Ian Snook, Chris and Mark Peddigrew, Stephen Peddigrew; aunts: Isabelle Armstrong, Mary Stamp (Gordon) and family; Uncle Jim Peddigrew (Agatha) and family; and a large circle of friends in Newfoundland and New Orleans. Burial has taken place in New Orleans. A memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, April 20, 11:00 a.m. Mary Queen of the World, Topsail Road. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
May he rest in peace.
April 18, 2002

PELLEY, David Eugene - Oakville, Ont. (formerly of Deer Lake, NF). Passed away suddenly at Oakville, Ontario on Monday, April 29th, 2002, David Eugene Pelley of the Business Development Bank of Canada, aged 49 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his two daughters: Crystal and Melissa, and their mother Beverly; loving mother Janet Pelley, Deer Lake; brothers: Kenneth (Carolyn), Montreal, Lloyd, Kitchener, Ont., Scott (Minetta), Allister (Betty-Anne) both of Deer Lake, Ross (Minnie), Corner Brook and Roy (Joan), Deer Lake; sisters: Joan (Ray) Tucker, St. John`s, Frances Pelley, Edmonton and Marjorie (Harvey) Williams, Deer Lake; Aunt Violet Wheeler and cousins in Campbellton, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Friends may visit Fillatre`s Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake today, Saturday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, May 6th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul`s United Church, Deer with Rev. Dr. Tony Newell officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery, Wight`s Road. As expressions of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the St. Paul`s United Church Accessible Church Fund.
May 05, 2002

PENNEY, Norma B. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s, on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, Norma B. Penney of Carbonear, age 80 years. Predeceased by her loving husband John F. "Jack"; parents: Capt. Stephen and Cecilia Penney; sister Mona Johnson; brothers: William, Malcolm and Robin; brothers-in-law: Nathaniel Cole, Boyd Pelley and Jack Pike and sister-in-law Marlene Penney. Leaving to mourn three daughters: Gwenanne (Richard) King, Carbonear, Winifred (Frank) Noel and Kathryn "Kate" (John) Rorke, both of St. John`s; one son Tolson (Adele), Moncton, NB; eight grandchildren: Jonathan and Trevor Penney, Katherine and Tim King, Laura and Becci Noel, Jacquie and Amy Rorke; one great-grandchild Cassandra King; three brothers: Clyde (Eddie), Toronto, Leslie, Victoria and Adolphe (Minnie), St. John`s; two sisters: Flora (Lloyd) Head, St. John`s and Christine Cole, Dartmouth, NS; five sisters-in-law: Bernice (Frank) Bartlett and Glenis Penney, both of St. John`s, Winifred Pelley, Gander, Catherine ŒKitty` Penney, Carbonear and Ruth Penney, Bridgewater, NS; special aunt Betty White, USA; special nephew Douglas Penney and Victoria; special in-law Jessie Parsons, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR with visitation hours by request of the family on Wednesday, April 10 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. Cremation will then take place. Funeral service to follow on Thursday, April 11 at 2:00 p.m. from Bethany United Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer`s Society or a charity of one`s choice. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
"Lovingly Remembered"
April 10, 2002

PIKE, Catherine Patience (nee Pike) - Age 100 years. Passed peacefully away at the Glenbrook Lodge on Tuesday, April 16, 2002, Catherine Patience Pike of Lamaline, age 100 years. Leaving to mourn four daughters: Sue (Mrs. Aubrey Farrell) of St. Lawrence, Meleta (Mrs. Leland Mayo) of Burin, Pearl (Nathan Wilkins) of St. John`s, Florena (Mrs. Richard Lavestky) of New York; one son Aubrey (wife Debbie) of Ottawa; daughter-in-law Margaret Pike of Lewins Cove; thirteen grandchildren; thirty-three great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren, and a large circle of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 a.m.- 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. on Friday from St. Mark`s Anglican Church, Logy Bay Road with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mark`s Anglican Church. Many thanks to the Management and staff of the Glenbrook Lodge. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 17, 2002

PIPPY, Louise - Passed peacefully away on Monday, April 29, 2002, Louise Pippy, aged 81 years. Predeceased by husband Beric, December 2001, daughter Ann Neville, May 2000, brother Henry (Harry) Butt, two sisters Catherine Feltham and Jane Strong. Leaving to mourn devoted son Craig (Janice) and grandsons Bradley and Ryan; son-in-law Gerard and granddaughters Heather and Brittany; special niece Gillian Hatcher; brothers Edison Butt, Charles Butt (Betty); sister-in-law Viola; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 p.m. Monday, from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. on Tuesday and from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2002 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 30, 2002

POLLOCK, Kelvin S. - Passed peacefully away at his residence in Gander on Wednesday, April 17th, 2002. Kelvin S. Pollock aged 77 years. Veteran of the Royal Newfoundland Artillery (WWII), member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #8, and Masonic Lodge #16 of Gander. Leaving to mourn wife Phyllis (nee Taylor); sister Margaret of St. John`s; 3 brothers: Thomas (Florence) of Quebec, Laurance (Carol) of Ontario and Douglas of Ontario; sister-in-law Charlette Pollock of Sandy Cove, Bonavista Bay; also many nieces, nephews and friends, especially Bill and Linda Foote of Eastport. The family will be receiving friends at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, Saturday and Sunday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.; Monday 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Memorial Service to be held Monday, April 22, 2002 at 2 p.m. from Barrett`s Chapel. Inurnment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 19, 2002

POWER, Bridget - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, April 26, 2002, Bridget Power, age 82, of Branch. Predeceased by her parents, Martin and Nora (McGrath); two sisters, Margaret (English) and Mary (Nash); and brother Willie (McGrath). Leaving to mourn her husband of 33 years, Adrian; daughter Rita (Allan Young), St. Bride`s; three grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and one brother-in-law, James. Special niece and caregiver Laura and a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Popadiuk and the staff at 5 North A. Resting at Holy Rosary Church, Branch. Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, April 29, 2002 at 11 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to Coombs` Funeral Home, Placentia.
"May her gentle soul rest in peace."
April 27, 2002

POWER, D.F. (Bill) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, after a short illness and surrounded by his family on Saturday, April 6, 2002. Predeceased by his parents, Michael and Mary and brothers, Justin and Cyril. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 48 years, Maureen (nee O`Grady); children: Michael (Liz), Craig (Beverley), Coleen (Geoff Marshall), Gary (Debbie), and Gillian (Tony Marx); precious grandchildren: Angela and Lauren Power, Nicole, Sean and Gregory Power, Andrew and Alison Marshall, Nicholas Power, Benjamin and Jacob Marx; sister Dianne and brothers, Mike, Ron and Gerry and their families, beloved dog and friend Teddy; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m., and 7-10 p.m. Funeral notice later. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to be made to charity of one`s choice.
April 07, 2002

POWER, Ester (nee Murphy) - Passed peacefully away at her home in Tors Cove, in the presence of her loving family, Ester Power, on April 28, 2002 in her 88th year. Predeceased by her husband Peter, 1983. Her parents James and Alice Murphy; sister Bridgett Doyle (Molloy); sons-in-law Peter Swain, Joseph Williams; granddaughter Michelle Doyle; great-grandson Jamie Breen. Leaving to mourn, six daughters, Carmel Swain, Clotilda Williams, Catherine Duggan (John), Sudbury, Margie Carew (Reddie), Viola Aspell (Eddie), Alice at home; five sons, John at home, Francis (Marg), Wilfred (Catherine), Jerome (Agnes), Alfred (Irene); 28 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Nellie O`Toole, St. John`s; nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends; and special friend Annie Power. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation hours, Monday, April 29 from 2-10 p.m. and Tuesday, April 30 from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial from Sacred Heart Church, Tors Cove on Wednesday, May 1 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery, Tors Cove.
April 29, 2002

POWER, James - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, April 15, 2002, James Power of Marysvale, aged 77 years. Predeceased by his parents John and Catherine; brothers: John and William; sister Elizabeth. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his devoted wife of 48 years Ellen (Nellie); his twelve children: Mary (Dave) Barry, Frank (Cindy), Don (Connie), Ed (Carolyn), Jimmy, Ann-Marie (Len) Gushue, Karen (Randy) Roberts, Helen (Barry) Healey, Lorraine (Glen) Williams, Doug (Wanda), Corina (Roy), Ida (Gary); fifteen grandchildren and one great-granddaughter; two sisters: Anne Power and Mae King; two brothers: Richard (Bride) and Patrick (Bride); one sister-in-law Patricia Power; one brother-in-law Robert Rose; also a large circle of other relatives and friends, including his close friends from Mahers. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral service to take place from Our Lady of The Snow`s Church, Marysvale on Thursday, April 18 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus.
April 17, 2002

PRICE, John E. L. - Passed away peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island on April 21, 2002, John Price, aged 82. A long time resident of Churchill Falls, Labrador. John is mourned by his wife Kate; children: Jane, David, Ceridwen and Goronwy; his son and daughters-in-law: Howard, Lucy and Corenia and ten grandchildren.
April 23, 2002

PURCELL, Anne - Passed away suddenly while vacationing in Toronto on April 23, 2002, Anne Purcell, aged 72. Predeceased by her parents, seven sisters and two brothers. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories four daughters: Mary Anne (Frank), Janet, Paulette, Pauline (Paul); grandchildren: Rodney (Laurie), Chris, Nicholas, Debra Lee and Sydney; great-grandchildren: Kayla, Cassandra, Rodney and Robert; sister Marge Clarke (Thomas); sister-in-law Dorothy Purcell, and a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Thursday and Friday 2 p.m.- 5 p.m., 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, April 27, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from the R.C. Basilica. Cremation to follow.
"To live in the hearts we leave behind is not to die."
April 24, 2002

PYNN, Rita (nee Hanrahan) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Thursday, April 04, 2002, age 64 years. Predeceased by her mother Catherine Hanrahan, 2001 and father George Hanrahan, 1972. Left with fond and loving memories, daughter Susan (Pynn) Murphy of Fort McMurray, Alberta; Susan`s father, Bert Pynn; son-in-law John Murphy; grandchildren: Sean and Colin Murphy; brothers: Lewis (Helen), John, Gerald (Doreen), Charlie (Alice); also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, and special friends Gordon, Marjorie and Ed. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday, April 8th, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 05, 2002

QUINN, James - Passed away suddenly at his home Thursday, April 18, 2002, at age 53 years. Predeceased by his father, Ambrose (June 2000) and his mother, Anna (June 1990). Leaving to mourn his devoted family, Maureen, Jamie and Francis. Also his two brothers, Peter (Sheila) and Gerard; his three sisters, Nellie Croft (Ray), Marge White (Ed) and Geraldine Yousif (Yousif); his niece and nephews; many other relatives and friends. Resting at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 22, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Apostles Church, Renews.
April 20, 2002

QUINN, Lily Kate - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, April 27, 2002, Lily Kate Quinn (nee Porter), in her 90th year. Left to mourn are her loving husband Maxwell; daughter Allison and son-in-law Ralph Dale; beloved grandchildren Rebecca-Lynn and Vanessa; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Monday, April 29, 2002 at 1 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 28, 2002

REID, Bessie Alice - Passed peacefully away at Charles Lemoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, Quebec on Sunday, April 07, 2002, Bessie Alice Reid of St. Hubert, Quebec, formerly of South River, aged 90 years. Predeceased by her husband Frederick Reid, February 1998. Leaving to mourn son Calvin (Jean) of Ottawa; daughters: Vera Soper (Eric) of Hant`s Harbour, Doris Smith (James) of Brossard, Quebec, Barbara Soper (Harold) of St. John`s, Joyce Reid (Roger) of Greenfield Park, Quebec; sisters: Phyllis Trimm of New Chelsea, Loretta Hand (Ernie) of New Chelsea, Minnie Critch of Hant`s Harbour; sister-in-law Doris Trimm of New Chelsea; fifteen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Clarke`s Beach. Visitation Thursday 2-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Friday, April 12, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from Pentecostal Church, Clarke`s Beach. Interment in the Pentecostal Cemetery, Clarke`s Beach. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Gideon Bible Society.
April 11, 2002

REYNOLDS, Mary A. (nee McDonald) - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, April 21, 2002, at 79 years, 11 months, Mary (Socks) Reynolds. Predeceased by husband Cyril, May 29, 1988. Left with many cherished and loving memories, sons: Wayne, Paul (Gwen); daughters: Janet (Gord Crane) and Rosalind (Jim Vey); grandchildren: Rana (Chuck) and Cory Reynolds, Ian (Julie), Krista (Tony) and Craig Crane, Lisa, Jay and Anna Vey, Matthew and Mark Reynolds; great-grandson Daniel; four brothers: Kevin (Marg), Brian (Mary), Leo (Chris), Brendan (Mimi); four sisters: Shirley, Hazel, Joyce and Audrey (Bob); sister-in-law Mary McDonald; a large number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Special thank-you to Dot Ryall. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road Monday, 11 a.m.- 10 p.m. and Tuesday, 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 24, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church, Mundy Pond Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 23, 2002

RICE, Edward (Ned) May 13, 1916 - April 13, 2002-Passed peacefully away at Fahey`s Personal Care Home in Fermeuse, on Saturday, April 13, 2002, Edward J. Rice of Cape Broyle. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his sisters, Monica Rossiter, Hoyle`s Home, formerly of Cape Broyle, Catherine Boland of Calvert; and Dorothy MacIntosh of Boston, Mass. Remembered fondly by many other relatives and friends with whom he shared countless hours of happiness playing cards, darts, and enjoying the pleasure of each other`s company. He will be dearly missed by the staff and residents of Fahey`s Home where he lived for the past 12 years. Ned will be especially missed by the Hawkins Family, Glenda, Paula, Carolyn, Maureen and Suzanne. His great-grandnephews, Clinton and John Agriesti and good friends, Charlie and Marion Murphy, Blaine Agriesti and Davey Carew. As per Ned`s request, he will waked at his home in Cape Broyle on Sunday, April 14 and Monday, April 15 from 2-10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on April 16 at Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle with interment to follow at Our Lady of the Cape Cemetery, Cape Broyle.
His youthful spirit will live on in all of us.
April 14, 2002

RIDEOUT, Retha (Pottle) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, April 17, 2002, Retha Rideout, Foxtrap, aged 82 years. Predeceased by husband Reginald, April, 1999 and son-in-law David Lush, April, 1983. Leaving to mourn daughters: Marie Lush (Gerry) and Brenda Wall (Nick); three grandchildren: Karen (Wayne), Stephanie (John) and Brad; three great-grandchildren: Melissa, Amanda and Matthew; two brothers: Raymond Pottle and Malcolm Pottle; four sisters: Maizie Bishop (Walter), Evelyn Tucker, Genevieve Jones and Ruth Pottle; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews until 12 noon Saturday. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 20 at 2 p.m. at All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn`s Hill, Foxtrap. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to All Saints Parish Church.
April 19, 2002

RITCY, James (Jim) Gerald - 57, of Dartmouth, passed away peacefully April 24, 2002 in the QEII with loving family and friends by his side. Born in Halifax, he was the son of Gladys (Myers) and the late Creighton Ritcy. A proud and loving husband, father and poppy to his grandchildren and an inspirational leader to all. A heart open to the community and an avid musician and lover of music. A seaman at heart, he was a great fan of Winston Cup Racing and an avid hockey enthusiast. He was a certified Electrician and former Director of the Board of OTANS. He was a former director of the Maritime Junior "A" Hockey League and current director of the C.A.D.C. He was a member of the Nova Scotia Premier`s Energy Council and a member of the Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce. He co-owned Dominion Diving Ltd. for 32 years. He is survived by his wife and best friend, Linda (nee Galley); daughters: Kim (Bill Wiseman), Moncton, NB, Kimmie, Lawrencetown; sons: Rob (Nicola), Lawrencetown, Troy (Elaine), Dartmouth; sisters: Catherine (James Anderson), Musquodoboit Hbr., Jeanne (Maynard Williams), Kentville; five grandchildren, which were his pride and joy: Tanner, Jarret, Jacob, Brittany and Cameron. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Saturday. Funeral Service will be 2 p.m. on Sunday, with a reception to follow, all in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. Reverend Stephen Fram officiating. Cremation to follow the service. In lieu of flowers, Jim would have appreciated donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association and the Heart and Stroke Foundation of NS. Online condolences may be sent to: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
April 26, 2002

ROACHE, Thomas - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at the Placentia Health Care Center on Monday, April 29, 2002, age 64 years, 11 months. Predeceased by wife Mary (1976), brothers: Francis (1980), John (1983), and sister Monica (1988) and good friend Andy Hatfield (2002). Leaving to mourn sons: Richard (Ethel), James (Michelle); daughters: Elizabeth (Dan), Kim (Sheldon), Peggy (Terry), Renee and Wanda. Sisters Mary Lambert and Beth Widmer, USA, and special niece Bernice Bennett, who spent many long hours at the hospital. Also all the brothers and sisters-in-law, and home support worker Lucy Dray, who was so kind to Tom these past few years, and Tom`s little friend Lisa Clark who spent everyday at Toms. Also leaving to mourn grandchildren Jennifer, Todd, Chad, Chelsea, Brittany, Daniel, Jordan, Nicole, Sheldon, Jillian, Richard, Colin, Jamie, Joshua and Pop`s special boy Jonathon, as well as many other nieces and nephews. Remains resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2002. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour on Thursday, May 2 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Fox Harbour.
April 30, 2002

ROBERTS, James Maxwell - Passed peacefully away on Monday, April 29, 2002 at the Glenbrook Lodge, St. John`s, surrounded by loving family and friends, James Maxwell Roberts, age 85 years. leaving to mourn wife, Dorothy; son, Austin (Sandra); daughter, Bernice Youden (Lorne); five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; sister, Ethel and brother, Albert both residing in Ontario. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 10 am to 12 noon. Funeral Service to take place from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue on Thursday, May 2, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army Citadel.
May 01, 2002

ROSE, Rita Mae (Moore) - Passed away peacefully, but suddenly at her home, on April 16, 2002, Rita Mae Rose (Moore). Aged 69 years. Predeceased by her parents John Moore and Susanna (Moore) Davis. Leaving to mourn with treasured memories are her husband of 52 years Ronald; son Ron Jr. (Judy); daughters: Debbie Chaytor (Garry), Dianne Penney (Selby) and Lori O`Keefe (Pat). Also leaving to mourn their cherished Nan are her grandchildren: Devin, Susan, John, Terry, Dani, Jennifer, Chris, Patrick and Ashley; great-grandchildren: Travis and MaKayla. She is also lovingly remembered by her sister Phoebe Mullett and brother John Moore (Barbara); brother-in-law Melvin Rose (Marg); sisters-in-law: Leni Rose and Lorraine Falcon; step-brother Roderick Davis (Bertha); as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives. Special life long friends Bud and Elva Parsons; special friend Madeline; her card buddies Phoebe, Donna, Ruby, Mary, Sheilah and all her many friends at the Knights of Columbus. A very special thank-you to special neighbor, Chris Langer who helped in our time of need. Visitation will take place at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2002 from First United Church, Mount Pearl. At her request, cremation will take place. Family flowers only and donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Father John B. Kent Council 6638, Knights of Columbus, Greenwood Crescent, Mount Pearl. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 17, 2002

ROWE, Walter Claycom - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on April 27, 2002, Walter Claycom Rowe of Heart`s Content, aged 76 years. Predeceased by his parents, Orestus and Louisa; brothers, Peter, Alfred and Hobart Rowe and Stan Tavenor; sisters, Pearl Spraklin and Mary Hopkins. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife Ellen (Nellie) of 57 years; four daughters, Eileen Webber (William), Lucille Harnum (Murdock), Barbara Driscoll (Calvin), Sylvia Humby (Darren) and one son David (Tracey); four grandchildren, Paul Webber (Karla), Suzanne Whalen (Craig), Sheldon Harnum (Renee) and Melissa Harnum; two darling great-grandchildren Katie and Brady Whalen; and a number of nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at St. Mary`s Anglican Church after 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 28 until 12 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30. Interment at St. Mary`s Anglican Cemetery, Heart`s Content. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic or to the St. Mary`s Anglican Cemetery Fund. Funeral arrangements by Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton.
April 28, 2002

ROWE SR., William "Bill" - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s on Sunday, April 28, 2002, William "Bill" Rowe Sr. of Carbonear, age 72 years. Predeceased by parents: William and Maryann; infant son: Baby Rowe; infant granddaughter: Holly Garland; sisters: Mae MacDonald, Helen Garabedian and Jean Cooper; brothers: Reuben and Fred. Leaving to mourn wife: Edith; four daughters: Cairine (Claude) Garland, Carbonear, Sandra (Randolph) Greeley, Upper Island Cove, Deanette, Carbonear and Jennifer (Mark) Gosse, Spaniard`s Bay; four sons: William (Janice), George and Gerald (Cheryl), all of Carbonear and Peter (Ann-Marie), Halifax, NS; seventeen grandchildren: Joanne, Augusta, Sandra, Claude Jr., Boyd, Paul, Corey, Zachary, Shane, Lucas, Andrea, Mark Jr., Teri, Gerianne, Lakeisha, Tonia and John-Michael; six sisters: Jessie Parsons, Carbonear, Annie Bennett, Cambridge, ON, Marjorie Agee, Plastow, New Hampshire, USA, Flora Lamswood, Paradise, Margaret (Jimmy) Barnes, North Hampton, New Hampshire, USA and Frances (Billy) Taylor, North Augusta, South Carolina, USA; four sisters-in-law: Edith Rowe, St. John`s and Ella Rowe, Labrador City, Laura Dean and Sharon Dean, both of Carbonear; one brother-in-law: Eric Cooper, New Hampshire, USA and also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Thursday, May 2. Funeral to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Bethany United Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. No flowers by request; as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Janeway Children`s Hospital Foundation. 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 30, 2002

RYAN, Gerald Dermott - Passed peacefully away at his residence on Friday, April 19, 2002, age 80 years. Predeceased by his wife Joan Marion, 1984. Leaving to mourn one daughter Mary Jane Poulin (Clement), Nova Scotia; two grandchildren, Michelle and Philip; one sister Gloria Dillon (Albert), Bay Bulls; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 22 at 2 p.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Cremation to follow.
April 20, 2002

RYAN, Mary Louisa - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Friday, April 5th, 2002, Mary Louisa Ryan. Aged 95 years. Leaving to mourn with fond memories, her son, Frank (Eileen); grandson Shawn; granddaughter Lisa Kearsey (Jason); also a number of other relatives, friends, and the residents and staff of St. Patrick`s Mercy Home. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held from Barrett`s Chapel at 2:00 p.m. Monday, April 8th, 2002. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre or a charity of ones choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
April 06, 2002

RYAN, Maurice Joseph - Passed away in the loving care of his family on Thursday, April 25, 2002, age 76 years, of Placentia, originally from Red Island. Predeceased by his wife Norah (McCarthy) and dearly missed by his children, nine daughters: Laura, Patricia, Anne Marie, Margie, Ursula, Beth, Sandra, Sharon and Denise; and five sons: Ron, Clarence, Larry, Ken and Gordon, and their spouses and partners. Also fondly remembered by sisters: Marie, Loretta and Theresa; and brother Garrett, as well as many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place at 12 noon Saturday, April 27, 2002 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Placentia. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 26, 2002

SAINSBURY, Ethelinda - Passed peacefully away Friday, April 5 at her residence in Wesleyville, Ethelinda Sainsbury, age 98 years of Wesleyville. Predeceased by her husband Edward Bishop Sainsbury; two brothers, Albert and John; two sisters, Hilda and Bessie. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her one son, Edward (Hazel) of Wesleyville; two daughters, Marina (Donald) Pelley of Shoal Harbour, Annie (Robert) Kelly of London, Ontario; sister-in-law Emily Dawe of Stephenville; four grandchildren, David (Evelyn) Sainsbury, Kathryn (Fred) Robinson, Susan Kelly, Maureen (Dean) Collier; and five great-grandchildren, Jennifer, Jonathan, Lisa, Andrew, Peter; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held on Monday, April 8, 2 p.m. from the Jubilee United Church, Wesleyville with Reverend Sung Min Jung. Interment will follow at the old United Church Cemetery, Wesleyville. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove.
April 07, 2002

SEXTON, George H. - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Sunday, April 28, 2002, George H. Sexton in his 88th year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Florence; daughter Jean (Michael Butt), Bloomfield; step-daughter Mona (Michael Stewart), Bloomfield; son Kevin (Susan), Bloomfield; grandchildren: Robyn, Kelly, Ted, Sherry and Trevor; and a large number of relatives and friends. Rested at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Lethbridge. Funeral service held on Tuesday, April 30, 2002 from Heritage United Church, Musgravetown with interment at United Cemetery, Musgravetown. In his memory donations may be made to Heritage United Church, Musgravetown or the Clarenville Area SPCA.
May 05, 2002

SHEA, Alexander - Passed peacefully away in St. John`s on April 24, 2002, age 82 years, of Bell Island. Predeceased by his parents Margaret and James Shea, five sisters and three brothers. Leaving to mourn two sisters: Angela Wells and Elizabeth Murphy, both of Cambridge, Ont.; three brothers: Peter, Bell Island, Gord, Cambridge and Charles, British Columbia; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 26, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Michael`s Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 25, 2002

SIMMS, John Robert - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, April 9th, 2002, after a courageous battle with cancer, John Robert Simms, age 54 years. Predeceased by his parents, John and Mary Simms and his sister Debbie Duff. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife of 30 years, Helen (Constantine); his three daughters: Gina (Marcel Quessy), Sydney, NS, Nancy (Jason) and Kelli (Chris); precious granddaughter Chloe at home; sisters: Cathy (Brian Healy) and Betty (Gary Rowe); sister-in-law Mary Noseworthy (Fred) and brother-in-law John Duff; nieces: Sharon Sparkes (Grant), Jill Kelly (David), Kim Noseworthy (Rob) and Alison Duff; nephews: Brian Healy, Chris Healy and John Duff; and a large circle of family, friends, and his co-workers at NTV. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Wednesday evening 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Thursday 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 12, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 11, 2002

SINCLAIR, Donald - (Freemason, Past Master of Neptune Lodge (1982), Past District Grand Director of Ceremonies with Grand Lodge of Nfld. And Lab.). Passed away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Friday, April 19, 2002. Donald Sinclair, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his wife Enid, May 7, 2001. Leaving to mourn his son Wayne (Karen); grandson Adam; daughter Bonnie; sister Nina Fosnaes; sisters-in-law: Dorothy Murrin (Ray), Eleanor Locke (Frank) and Louise Smith; also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday, and 10 a.m. - 12 noon Monday. Funeral 2 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2002 from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail. Inurnment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Nfld. And Lab. Lung Association, the Children`s Wish Foundation, or a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 20, 2002

SKINNER, Hazel R. - Passed peacefully away, in the presence of her loving family, at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, Palliative Care Unit on Friday, April 12, 2002, Hazel Skinner, of Portugal Cove, aged 42 years. Predeceased by her sister Rosalyn (February, 1987). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are daughters: Lois, Jessica and Hope; parents: Lewis and Bertha Skinner; sisters: Carolyn Boland (Randy), Dinah Brennan (Randy), Susan Huryn (Bill), Shirley Squires (Gilbert), Paula (Joe RosaBian) and Tanya (Steven Holden); five nieces, four nephews, aunts, uncles and a large circle of caring relatives and friends, who will miss her dearly. Also leaving to mourn are her long time special friends: Elaine, Debbie and Ellie. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road after 2 p.m. Saturday. Funeral service to take place on Monday, April 15, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Lawrence Anglican Church, Portugal Cove with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Bauline Line. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Lawrence Anglican Church (new church fund), or the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
April 13, 2002

SMITH, Lillian Florence - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, St. John`s on April 3rd, 2002, Mrs. Lillian Florence Smith of Spaniard`s Bay, age 78 years. Predeceased by son Douglas in 1986. Leaving to mourn are one son, Felix (wife Melva), Buchans, NF; daughters: Olga (husband Norm Clarke), Pilley`s Island, NF, Leah (husband Don Greeley), Brampton, Ont., Betty, Spaniard`s Bay, NF; sisters: Winnie Hefford (husband Hubert), deceased, Boston, U.S.A., Myrtle Gosse (husband Arthur), deceased, Bay Roberts, NF; brothers: Joseph Peddle (wife Mabel), Spaniard`s Bay, NF, Douglas, deceased (wife Mary), Ont.; 11 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Young`s Funeral Home, Spaniards Bay. Funeral Services to take place Saturday at 2:00 p.m. from Holy Redeemer Anglican Church, Spaniard`s Bay. Interment to follow at Green Head Anglican Cemetery. Visitation Thursday 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.; Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Holy Redeemer Anglican Church Restoration Fund.
April 06, 2002

SNELGROVE, Robert M. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, April 10, 2002, Robert M. Snelgrove of Lower Island Cove, age 80 years. Predeceased by parents: Levi and Caroline Snelgrove; sisters: Gladys Sensabaugh, Marjorie Bartlett and Effie Janes; brothers: Harold, Joshua and Cecil. Leaving to mourn wife M. Elsie; one daughter Joan (Charles) Olson; seven grandchildren; one sister Lillian (Harry) True, Maine, USA; sister-in-law Florence Snelgrove, Massachusetts, USA; special nieces: Trudy Fagan (and daughter Emily) and Beverley Delaney (and daughter Abbie, son Austin), all of Scarborough, ON; also a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Bethal United Church, Lower Island Cove, from where the funeral service will take place on Sunday, April 14 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in the Bethal United Cemetery, Lower Island Cove. No flowers by request, as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to Robert M. Snelgrove Memorial Fund. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 12, 2002

SNOW, Mabel Regina (nee Butt) - 1914- 2002. Passed away peacefully at Carbonear General Hospital, April 10, 2002, after a short illness. Born in Heatherton, Newfoundland, she married Cyril Snow of Howley in 1934, who predeceased her in 1987. She was also predeceased by son, Claude and daughter, Hazel. Since 1975 she had lived in Lewisporte where she lived until approximately 2 years ago. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons: Roy (Patricia), Gander, David (Beverly), St. John`s; daughters: Pearl (Harry) Simms, Clarke`s Beach, Dinah (Fred) Hall, Bedford, Nova Scotia and daughter-in-law Molly of Nova Scotia. Also leaving to mourn eleven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Funeral services were held April 13, 2002 at the Salvation Army Citadel, Lewisporte.
April 16, 2002

SOOLEY, Ethel Josephine (nee: Tulk) - Passed peacefully away at home in the loving presence of her family on Monday, April 29, 2002, age 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Cecil Sooley (1980), former Fire Chief of St. John`s, her parents, four sisters and one brother. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her three daughters: Sandra Sooley, Janet Gajic, Judy Southwell (Ronald); three sons: Glenn, Cecil (Genny) and Bill (Patricia); devoted companion Angel; nine grandchildren: Terry Sooley and Jillian Viceconte (Bobby), Noel (Jeannie) and Holly Sooley, Sasha Gajic, Catherine, Julia (Boyd Coffin), Ron and Sarah Southwell. For their tireless and devoted caregiving we thank Sandra, Glenn, Genny and Cecil. As well, special thanks to her guardian angels: Maureen Glynn, Maxine Gladney, Eileen Codner and Dr. Louise Rogers. Laid to rest at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., Tues. April 30. Family visitation 10 am - 12 pm. Public visitation 2-10 pm. Funeral Mass at Mary Queen of the World, Topsail Rd., Wednesday, May 1st. at 11 am. Interment to follow Mass at Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road.
April 30, 2002

SPARKES, James U. - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, April 09, 2002, James U. Sparkes of Bareneed, aged 68 years. Predeceased by his parents John and Elizabeth Sparkes; sister Olive (William) Whalen and brother Charles (Elsie) Sparkes. Leaving to mourn wife Margaret; mother-in-law Mrs. Dorothy Somerton; son Scott (Karen) Sparkes; daughters: Cheryl (Terry) Mullett, Janice Batten, Dorothy (Terry) Lawlor; brothers: Noah (Violet), William (Jean), Allan (Mary); eight grandchildren: Bradley, Terry, Nolan and Wesley Sparkes, Michael Mullett, Kelly and Katelyn Lawlor, Amanda Batten; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at his late residence, Bareneed. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Moore`s Funeral Home, Clarke`s Beach. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mark`s Anglican Church, Bareneed. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit, Carbonear General Hospital.
April 11, 2002

SQUIRES (RODGERS), Helen Grace - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, April 2, 2002, Helen Grace Squires (Rodgers) of Carbonear, formerly of Old Perlican, age 91 years. Predeceased by first husband Maxwell Rodgers and son David. Leaving to mourn husband Abram J.; one daughter Sophie (Clarence) Sweetland, Riverview, NB; two sons: Lindo, St. John`s and Paul (Catherine) Carbonear; daughter-in-law Patricia Rodgers, Carbonear; seven grandchildren: Nancy, Greg, Ken, David, Denise, Christopher and PJ; two great-grandchildren: Michael and Joel; one step-daughter Daphne; five step-sons: Don, Lorne, Wesley, Hickman and Max; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Thursday, April 4. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment in the Park Avenue United Cemetery, Carbonear South. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear, c/o TCP Health Foundation. 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 03, 2002

ST. CROIX, Ronald Joseph - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, April 12, 2002, Ronald J. St. Croix, age 66 years. Ron was a devoted husband, father and grandfather, and was well known through his vocal and active involvement with the nape movement and nape pensioners. He was a longtime employee of Newfoundland Liquor Corporation. Predeceased by his parents William and Frances St. Croix; sister Regina and brother Austin. Ron was surrounded, as always, by his loving wife Maureen (Powell) and much loved children: Suzanne (Derm Layman), Regina St. Croix, Ronald, William (Jeanie), Patrick (Louise), Kathleen Pretty (Sonny), John (Tammy) and Michael (Nicolle); grandchildren: Lori-Ann and Bradley Layman, Christopher and Walter Oliver, Curtis, Mark and Zachery St. Croix, Kyle St. Croix, Patrick and Nicholas St. Croix, Justin Tizzard, Eddy St. Croix, Evan, Madison and Colton Pretty and Ethan St. Croix. Also leaving to mourn sisters: Frances Bishop (Don deceased), Margaret St. Croix, Gertrude McGrath (Bill); brothers: Hubert and William (Jeanette); mother-in-law Kathleen Powell; sisters-in-law Rita Powell (Andy Samuelson), Kathleen Irvin (Vernon), Josephine St. Croix (Austin deceased); sadly missed and mourned by a large circle of friends and relatives, in particular his friends of Bill W. who will remember him "one day at a time". Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 15, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
"He has achieved success who has gained the love of little children; who has left the world better than he found it; who has never lacked appreciation of earth`s beauty; who has looked for the best in others and given the best he had." A.J. Stanley. We`ll miss you Dad!
April 13, 2002

STANLEY, Stanslou - Passed peacefully away at the G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville, Stanslou Stanley on April 6, 2002 of Clarenville in his 86th year. Predecased by his wife Maggie; daughter Lorraine; brothers Gordon and Lawrence. Left with fond and loving memories, his daughter Cavelle (Eric) of Clarenville; brother Edison of Clarenville; special cousin Annette Vardy of Clarenville; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and a large number of relatives and friends. Remains will be resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home in Clarenville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the United Church with interment at United Cemetery, Church Hill, Clarenville. In his memory, flowers accepted or memorial fund to the charity of one`s choice.
April 08, 2002

STOCKWOOD, Hazel B. - Passed peacefully away at her daughter`s residence, Musgravetown on Sunday, April 21, 2002, Hazel B. Stockwood of Blackhead, age 84 years. Predeceased by husband John; parents: Moses and Janet Blundon. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Elizabeth (Ray) Butt, Musgravetown and Olga (Baxter) Upshall, Aulds Cove, NS; five grandchildren: Jonathan, Christina (Brian), Dean, Janice and Jamie; one great-granddaughter Brianna; two brothers: Donald (Audrey) Blundon, Montreal and Eric (Vimy) Blundon, Bay De Verde; two sisters: Olga (Frank) Blundon, Bay De Verde and Florence Noble, Kitchener, ON; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, MAIN HIGHWAY, WESTERN BAY until 12:00 noon Wednesday, April 24. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Blackhead. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the United Church Cemetery Fund, Blackhead. 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 23, 2002

SULLIVAN, Mina (nee Noseworthy) - Passed peacefully away at Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of her loving family on Tuesday, April 16, 2002, Mina Sullivan of Pouch Cove, in her 79th year. Predeceased by her son Wayne in 1980. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband of 61 years, Cyril; daughters: Marie Strugnell (Charles) and Irene Noseworthy (Chester); sons: Cyril Jr. (Roslyn) and Chris (Dianne); fifteen grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn are her sister Mary Sullivan, Moncton, NB; brother Robert Noseworthy; sisters-in-law: Doris Williams, Bernice Sullivan (Clarence), Lois Noseworthy (Charles), Helen Noseworthy and Beatrice Noseworthy; brothers-in-law: Harry Sullivan and Rex Sullivan (Olive); nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road after 2 p.m. on Wednesday. Funeral service to take place on Friday, April 19, 2002 at 2 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Pouch Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the All Saints Anglican Cemetery Fund.
April 17, 2002

SWEETAPPLE, Stephen - Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital on April 15, 2002, Mr. Stephen Sweetapple, in his 84th year. Left with fond and loving memories are wife Nellie; son Andrew C. (Suzanne) of Lanark County, ON; daughter Linda M. (Robert) Ritchie of Spencerville, ON; step-brother Ronald Holloway of Port Blandford; step-sister Elsie Hobbs of Port Blandford; grandchildren: James S. Sweetapple and Karen Ritchie; great-grandchild Caiden Penney, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey`s Funeral Home in Gander with visitations Tuesday 7-9 p.m., Wednesday 2- 4:30 and Thursday 10- 12 noon. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 18 at 2 p.m. from St. Martin`s Anglican Church, Gander. Interment to follow at All Saints Cemetery. Donations in his memory can be made to The Central Northeast Health Foundation (Children`s Ward). Arrangements entrusted to Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander.
April 17, 2002

TAYLOR, Nellie - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, April 6, 2002, Nellie Taylor of Bristol`s Hope, age 85 years. Predeceased by husband Percy; and parents Ebenezer and Ethel Sheppard. Leaving to mourn, one daughter Joan (Clarence) Cleary, Riverhead, Harbour Grace; one son, Nelson (Stella), Bristol`s Hope; five grandchildren, Joan, Ted, Brian, Shawn and Keith; five great-grandchildren, Terri, Ashley, Shawnalee, Michele and Kayla; one sister, Blanche Taylor, Bristol`s Hope; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE until 12 noon, Tuesday, April 9. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. from Coughlan United Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m. daily. For any additional information, please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 08, 2002

THOMSON, William J. (Bill) - World War II Veteran, Royal Canadian Navy, passed peacefully away in St. Thomas, Ontario on April 3, 2002, age 77. Predeceased by his daughter Roberta Louise in 1954. Left with loving memories his wife Mary (Grouchy); daughter, Dr. Debra Ann of Denver, Colorado; three sisters: Jeanne (Mrs. Selby Parsons of Ottawa), Bette (Mrs. Peter Summers), Shirley (Mrs. Frank Armstrong), both of St. John`s; sister-in-law Joyce Grouchy (Timothy), Lancaster, Pennsylvania and many nieces, nephews and friends. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit at Carnell`s Funeral home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A memorial service will take place on Monday at 11:00 a.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Private interment at a later date. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 05, 2002

TILLEY, Robert Thomas Stone (Tom) - Aged 31 years. Died tragically in a motor vehicle accident in Calgary, Alberta, on Saturday, April 13, 2002. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Heather (Ince); his Mom and Dad, Ralph and Ursula; his sister Eva-Grace (Stuart); grandparents: Isabella and Hector White; also a number of aunts, uncles and other relatives and special friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, 2:00 to 10:00 p.m. Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Friday. Funeral service 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 20, 2002 from the Salvation Army, Mundy Pond. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Salvation Army, Mundy Pond. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 18, 2002

TRAVERSE, Clara - Passed away suddenly at her home on Tuesday, April 30, 2002, Clara Traverse (nee Ryan), of Southern Harbour, aged 52 years. Predeceased by her father Vincent Ryan, 1998 and sister Veronica Gambin, 1997. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Eric of 32 years; mother Lucy Ryan, Southern Harbour; daughters: Theresa, Edmonton, AB, Beverly (fiance Patrick Morgan), Grande Prairie, AB, Ruby, Edmonton, AB and Ella, Southern Harbour; sisters: Sheila (Patrick Mulrooney), Southern Harbour, Marion (Bert Smith), Sunnyside, Rita (Glenn Wadman), Deep Brook, NS and Phyllis (Robert Kearley), English Harbour East; brothers: Francis (Helen), Philip (Hannah) and Vincent (Priscella), all of Southern Harbour and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Christ The King Church, Southern Harbour. Funeral Mass to take place at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 3, 2002 from Christ the King Church, Southern Harbour with interment at Christ The King Cemetery, Southern Harbour.
May 02, 2002

TRAVERSE, Michael E. - Passed peacefully away at Placentia Health Care Complex, in the presence of his loving family on April 16th, 2002, Michael (Micky) Traverse, age 84, of Ferndale. Predeceased by sister Gertrude. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 59 years, Margaret; seven daughters: Irene (John Barnett), Lillian (Jim Budden), Kathleen (Berk Mulrooney), Christina (Pats Mulrooney), Madonna (Gerard Ryan), Linda (Clarence Foley), Marilyn (Rick Greene); two sons: Edward (Josephine) and Kevin (Carme); sister Rita, brothers Pete and Tom; 28 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren. As well, he leaves behind a large number of special nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends, especially Aloysius Hynes and Ambrose McCarthy. Special gratitude to Marilyn and Doreen for the excellent home care, to the staff of Placentia Health Care Complex, Gill Pike of Community Health, and Father Jim Beresford. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia, 11 A.M. - 10 P.M. on Wednesday, April 17th and Thursday, April 18th, beginning at 10 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, April 18th, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. from Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment at Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery.
"His youthful spirit will live on in all of us".
April 17, 2002

WALL, Patrick Joseph - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, Patrick Joseph Wall, of Haricot, aged 81 years. Leaving to mourn two brothers: Joseph, Long Pond and Vincent, Toronto; also numerous nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Chapel, Mount Carmel from where the funeral will take place on Friday, April 12 at 11 a.m. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Mount Carmel.
April 11, 2002

WALSH, John Robert - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, April 23, 2002, John Robert Walsh of Lord`s Cove, age 94 years. Predeceased by wife Priscilla; sister Winifred and brother Maurice. Leaving to mourn one son Robert (Margaret), Victoria; two grandchildren: Robert (Paula) and Sandra (Benoit); five great-grandchildren: Jessie, Daniel, Luca, Joshua and Zach; two sisters: Ellen and Veronica, both of St. Lawrence; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 25, 2002

WALSH, Theresa (nee Power) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Thursday, April 18th, 2002, Theresa Walsh in her 84th year of St. Catherine`s, St. Mary`s Bay, NF. Predeceased by her parents Agnes & Peter Power, her sister Rita Lively, her brothers Phonse & Edward. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her devoted husband of 50 years Dan, her loving daughter Bernadette (Dick) Didham, her four grandchildren: Danny, Theresa, Paul and Henrietta, her three great-grandchildren Christopher, Rebecca & Andrew, two very special and devoted sisters Bernadette (Frank) Queen, Mary Bridget (Gerard) Walsh and her brothers James (Elsie) Power and Anthony (Elsie) Power. Numerous nieces, nephews, special godchild Rita (Walsh) Tremblett (Fergus), her buddy Michael Walsh and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at her late residence in St. Catherine`s. Funeral will take place on Monday, April 22nd, 2002 following 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mt. Carmel. Interment will be in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Restoration Fund or to a charity of one`s choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood.
"She died as she lived, trusting in her loving God."
April 20, 2002

WAREHAM, Mary - Passed peacefully away at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook on Tuesday, April 23, 2002, Mary Wareham of Carbonear, age 80 years. Predeceased by husband George Edward; three brothers: John, Moses and Ernest. Leaving to mourn one daughter, Linda Wareham (Wayne Flynn), Corner Brook; one granddaughter, Heather; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 26. Funeral service to follow at 1:00 p.m. from Bethany United Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. As an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Mary Wareham Memorial Fund. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home at 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 25, 2002

WARREN, Robert Ernest - Passed away on April 16, 2002 at Halifax, N.S. Robert Ernest Warren of 92 Moirs Mill Rd., Bedford, N.S. (formerly of St. John`s, Nfld.) age 78 years. Predeceased by his parents William V. Warren and Annie B. Wright. He was a veteran of WWII and worked all his life with the airlines as an Operation Supervisor. He lived in Gander, Nfld. and moved to Boston in 1961. He retired to Bedford, N.S. He loved fishing and traveling throughout the world. He is survived by his wife Ida B. Warren; sons: Robert V. Warren, Middleton, MA, USA & Brian H. Warren, N. Reading, MA, USA; grandchildren: Nicholas, Brian, Michael and Megan; several nieces & nephews. Memorial service was held in Bedford Presbyterian Church, 49 Nelson`s Landing, Bedford, N.S. officiated by Rev. Don Codling. Interment at a later date. Donations may be made in his memory to a charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, Bedford, N.S.
April 23, 2002

WAY, John E - Passed peacefully away at the Placentia Health Centre, on Monday, April 8, 2002, in his 95th year, John E. Way (Uncle Jack), long time resident of Brigus. Predeceased by his wife Marion (1981). Leaving with fond memories nieces: Betty (Roy) Maybee, Sylvia Stansfield, Miriam Shinn and nephews: Cecil, Bill, Lloyd March; also great-nieces and nephews in Quebec and Ontario. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus until 12 noon on Thursday. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, April 11, 2002 at 2 p.m. from The Salvation Army Citadel and Cemetery, Clarke`s Beach. Visitation hours Wednesday 11 a.m.- 10 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m.- 12 noon.
April 10, 2002

WELLS, Herbert - (WWII Veteran, Royal Navy). Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on April 11, 2002, Herb Wells, aged 79 years. Predeceased by his parents Alfred and Annie (nee Hiscock) Wells; brother Sam; sisters: Elizabeth Wells and Rita Feist. Leaving to mourn devoted wife of 52 years, Emma (nee Reynolds); son Gary (Anne), St. John`s; daughters: Glenda Peddle (Kevin), Gander, Barb Wells (Peter Guihan), St. John`s; beloved grandchildren: Devon Wells, Matthew Wells, St. John`s, Jennifer Peddle, Ottawa and Alison Peddle, Carbonear; brother Alfred Wells (Rita), St. John`s; sisters: Geneva Bowering (Nathan), Chamberlains and Mildred Parry, Prince Edward Island; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Monday, April 15, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Augustine`s Church with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Children`s Wish Foundation.
"Life`s Work Well Done"
April 12, 2002

WELLS, Jean I. - Passed peacefully away at her residence on Saturday, April 6, 2002, Jean Wells, aged 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Samuel Sr. in 2000. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her sons, Donald, Ottawa, Ontario, and Samuel Jr. (Linda), St. John`s; beloved grandchildren, Donna Cress (Lawrence), Debbie Wells, Renee English (Reid), and Sam Wells (fiancee Kim Clancy); cherished great-grandchildren, Matthew Cress, Madison Domino, Mitchell and Simon English, Caitlin and Liam Clancy; sisters Mary Tilley (Art), B.C., Iona Smith (Nelson), N.B., Barbara Bergen (Robert), B.C., brother Robert Sawers (Hazel), B.C.; nephews, nieces, other relatives and many special friends. At Jean`s request cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors on Sunday from 7-9 p.m., Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday, April 10, 2002 at 11 a.m. from The Carnell Memorial Chapel, with interment to follow at the Field of Honour, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Lung Association.
April 07, 2002

WELLS, Myra (Drodge) - "And so I walk in the presence of the Lord" - Psalm 116:9. Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home on Saturday, April 20, 2002, Myra Wells, aged 89 years. Predeceased by husband Alexander; parents Levi and Jessie Drodge; brothers, Arthur, Jack and Hubert; sister Mary Baggs. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, sister Olive Barnes; brother Edmund Drodge; sisters-in-law, Gertrude Noseworthy, Eileen Drodge, Elsie Wells, Eleanor Wells, Margaret Wells; brothers-in-law John Baggs, Jack (Mary) Wells; niece Elizabeth Barnes, niece Heather and husband Roy Pryor; and many friends and relatives. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visitation on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Tuesday at 2 p.m. from St. Thomas Anglican Church with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the St. Thomas Memorial Fund.
"She will be happy in heaven and she will sing with the angels."
April 21, 2002

WELLS, Sheila May (Gorman /Coombs) - Age 40 years. Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, April 23, 2002 at the Health Sciences Centre. Leaving to mourn her husband David Wells and daughter Samantha Gorman; mother and father, Samuel and Cicely Coombs; three sisters and two brothers; three brothers-in-law; mother and father-in-law, Jack and Mary Wells; best friends: Olive O`Brien and Max, Hubert and Debbie Chafe, Rick Gorman, Doug Squires and Aunt Shirley. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. on Friday from Barrett`s Chapel with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 24, 2002

WHIFFEN, Patrick John - of Fox Harbour, Placentia Bay. Passed peacefully away at the Placentia Health Centre on Tuesday, April 9, 2002, age 77 years. Beloved father of Patricia (Goodwyn) Adams, Michael, Frances, Madeline (Cornelius) Gambin, Philip (Debbie), William (Ann), Paul (Rosalyn), Angela (Larry) Murphy, Veronica (Michael) O`Leary, Clarence (Ann-Marie), David (Lucy) and step-children: Maurice (Mary) Spurvey, Joan (David) Frenette and Ronald (Betty) Spurvey. Beloved also by 35 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren; dear sister Veronica (William) Magito of Florida. Predeceased by wife Mary Ann (1990) and step-daughter Helen (John) Loch (1982). Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass at R.C. Church in Fox Harbour at 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2002. Interment at Fox Harbour Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 11, 2002

WHITE, Effie Jean (Manuel) - August 29, 1935 - April 10, 2002. Entered into eternal rest after a prolonged and courageous battle with cancer, Effie Jean White of Loon Bay in her 66th year. Left to mourn with loving memories are her devoted husband Ronald; loving children: Vernon, Toronto, Peggy Emberley (Jerry), Fort McMurray, Linda Penney (Gary), Buchans, Shawn (Renetta), Loon Bay, Jeffery (Rosemary), Mississauga, John, Loon Bay and Lana, Loon Bay; mother-in-law Delphine Mills, Loon Bay; ten grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; dearly loved by her brother James Manuel (Oakville); sister-in-law Kathleen Parsons (Oakville); brothers-in-law Rex White, Loon Bay and Eldon Mills (Irene), Goose Bay; uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews, nieces and a large circle of friends. Predeceased by her parents Raymond and Dorothy Manuel, her brother Scott, grandson Shannon Penney and granddaughter Helena White. Funeral service from the Loon Bay United Church on Saturday, April 13th. Interment at the United Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Loon Bay United Church Cemetery Fund will be graciously accepted.
She will live on in the hearts of those who loved her.
April 12, 2002

WHITE, Emily (nee Pitts) - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke`s Home, on April 26, 2002, Emily White. Aged 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Jack and daughter Joan. Leaving to mourn, her son David (Brenda); grandchildren, Richard and Nicholas; sisters, Marjorie Sooley and Julia Piercey; special nieces, Josie Reid, Judy Griffiths and Donna Piercey. Also a number of nephews; as well as other relatives and numerous friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m.-12 noon Monday. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Monday, April 29, 2002 from St. Thomas Anglican Church with interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Thomas Anglican Church. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 28, 2002

WHITTEN, Lawrence (Larry) - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, on Saturday, April 20, 2002, aged 48 years. Predeceased by his parents: George and Pats Whitten. Leaving to mourn, his wife Linda; sons: Larry (special friend Tracey), Billy (Lisa) and Michael; granddaughter Holly, and his buddy Friskey; brothers: Dave (Paula), Gary (Judy), Robert (Brenda), and Wayne (Judy); sisters: Brenda and Shirley (Robert); special sister-in-law Barb (Billy); sisters-in-law: Irene (Gerry), Olive (Ron), Ruth (Ben) and Beth; brothers-in-law: Allan, Gordon (Mary), Dave, Gary (Val), Ronnie (Sherry), Rick, Brian and Adrian; special friends: Jimmy Groves, Wayne Sharpe, Walter Furlong and Bill Budgell; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. from 7- 10 p.m. Sunday and from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. Monday. Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2002 from St. Teresa`s Church with cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the family. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 23, 2002

WILLIAMS Sr., Frederick H. - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Thursday, April 4, 2002, Frederick H. Williams Sr. of Harbour Grace, age 95 years. Predeceased by wife Emily, 1984; son George; grandson Scott; granddaughter Lisa; and parents Ambrose and Eliza. Leaving to mourn six sons: David (Glenda), Gordon (Shirley), Frederick H. Jr. (Lena Cluett), Leonard A. (Lillian), Clayton (Joan) and Kevin (Rae), all of Harbour Grace; a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; also other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE until 12:00 noon Sunday, April 7. Funeral to follow at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul`s Anglican Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to St. Paul`s Anglican Church Restoration Fund. 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 addition information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 05, 2002

WISEMAN, Father John B. Th. - Suddenly at his home in Perth on Saturday, April 27th, 2002, Father John Wiseman at the age of 62, currently was serving the Parish of Montague and formerly the Parishes of St. Mary the Virgin, St. John`s, Newfoundland and Hodge`s Cove, Newfoundland, Canadian Armed Forces, Provost Corps. (retired) and Padre of Branch 244, Royal Canadian Legion, Perth. Father John was the cherished husband of Lorraine (Upshall) Wiseman; dear father of Michelle (Robert) Slack of Carleton Place, Kim Wiseman (Honza Kozel) of Toronto and grandfather of Jason King and Jessica and Mitchel Slack; he is also survived by 4 sisters and 4 brothers and was predeceased by 1 sister and 2 infant brothers. Father John will be sadly missed by all his family and his many good friends and colleagues. Friends may pay their respects at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, Perth, Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. Father John will lie in state in St. James Anglican Church, Tuesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in St. James Anglican Church, Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Bede`s Parish Cemetery, Nolan`s Corners. In remembrance, contributions to St. Bede`s Anglican Church or the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund would be appreciated. Branch 244, Royal Canadian Legion Perth will hold a Service of Remembrance, Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church.
May 01, 2002

YOUDEN, George - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Saturday, April 6, 2002, George Youden. Aged 88 years. Predeceased by his wife Mary Winnifred; mother and father, Rebecca and Phillip Youden; brother Harry; sisters, Isabel Mitchell, and Mildred Graham; son-in-law Edward Kirby. Leaving to mourn, his daughter June Kirby, Lower Sackville, N.S.; sons, Douglas (Mary), and David, both of St. John`s; grandchildren, Dallas, Dennis, Edward, Mary, Douglas, Gregory, Paul, Ann Marie, Christine, David, Karen and Dana; 15 great-grandchildren; special sister Emmie Trenchard; brother Phillip (Una), and Fred; special friend Maxine; many other relatives and friends; also many friends at the Agnes Pratt Home. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., on Tuesday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to be held from Wesley United Church, on Tuesday, April 9, 2002 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Wesley United Church, or The Agnes Pratt Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
April 07, 2002

YOUNG, Hazel I. - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home on Sunday, April 14, 2002, aged 80 years. Predeceased by her parents: Mark and Gladys Gosse and brother Calvin M. Gosse, Spaniard`s Bay, C.B. Leaving to mourn husband John J.; son Jeffery J. (June); two grandchildren: John J. and Paul E. Also leaving to mourn brother Eugene E. Gosse (Jean D.), Spaniard`s Bay, C.B.; sisters-in-law: Shirley C. (Gosse) Rose, Mabel Bellamy, Muriel Hoddinott, St. John`s, Ada F. Young, Montreal, Que.; also several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. We wish to acknowledge our gratitude for care and comfort provided by the management and staff at the Agnes Pratt Home. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Monday and Tuesday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10 a.m.- 12 noon. Funeral service from St. Thomas Anglican Church on Wednesday at 2 p.m. with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
April 16, 2002

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