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The Telegram Obituaries
April 2004

 

ARMSTRONG, Frank (Spank) -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on April 23, 2004, Spank Armstrong, aged 73 years. Predeceased by his sister Mary Darcy. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Shirley (nee Thomson); son Tom (Paula), St. John's; daughters: Heather Elliott (David), St. John's and Kathy Armstrong, Vancouver, BC; beloved grandchildren: Ryan, Alyssa, Beth, Laura, Kimberley and Kyle. Also lovingly remembered by sisters: Margaret Kearney, Betty Dunphy (Joe), Barbara Crosbie (Roger); brother Tom Armstrong (Marie); sisters-in-law: Bette Summers (Peter) and Jeanne Parsons; brother-in-law Dr. Jim Darcy; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends, especially life-long friend Tom Doyle. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, April 26, 2004 at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Church with cremation to follow. Interment to take place at a later date. Donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society.
April 24, 2004

BARNES, Derek Douglas -
Passed suddenly away on April 30th, 2004, Derek Douglas Barnes, aged 38 years, formerly of Harbour Mill. Leaving to mourn his wife Cynthia; daughter Faith; son Matthew; his parents Stanley and Blanche Barnes; his sister Maxine (Brian Miller); niece Jamie; nephew Josh; brothers Paul and Ivan; niece Sebrina; sister-in-law Joannie; grandmother Mary Barnes; also mother and father-in-law Charles and Shirley Roberts; sisters-in-law: Janice (Darrell); daughter Nicole; Brenda (Glen), Lorraine (Gord), Susan (Bill); brother-in-law Terry (Mary). Derek will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., 7-9 p.m. Saturday; 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Funeral service 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 4th, 2004 from The Church of St. Mary The Virgin, Craigmillar Avenue. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. As expressions of sympathy flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be madeto the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 01, 2004

BATTEN, Alfreda (Petten) -
Passed peacefully away at her home on Wednesday, April 21, 2004, Alfreda Batten, Foxtrap, aged 70 years. Predeceased by her two beloved sons: David (1953) and Wayne (1989); her parents James John and Mildred; brothers: Edward and Calvin and brother-in-law Chesley Batten. Leaving to mourn and thanking God for her life, her husband of 51 years, George; her daughter Betty Tobin (Walter); her loving grandchildren and great-grandchild, whom she dearly loved: David Tobin (Amanda), Brian Tobin (Jeanine Scott), Charlene Martin (Rod Brinson) and great-granddaughter Emma; also leaving to mourn her sister Julia Batten; brother Harold (Evelyn); sisters-in-law: Amy Dodge (Eric) and Myrtle Petten (Mac); also sisters-in-law Marjorie Mills (Tom), Ida Batten (Walter, deceased) and Lee Batten (Ray, deceased); brothers-in-law: Bill Batten (Florence), Max Batten (Violet), Victor Batten (Julie), Clayton Batten (Betty Gover), Harry Rideout (Marion, deceased); close friends Gerry and Phyllis Pitcher; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews until noon Friday. Funeral service will be held from Elim Pentecostal Tabernacle, corner of Ropewalk Lane and Empire Avenue at 2 p.m. Friday, April 23, 2004. Interment to follow at the Pentecostal Cemetery, Long Pond, Manuels. As expressions of sympathy flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Elim Building Fund or the Pentecostal Cemetery Fund, Long Pond.
April 22, 2004

BONIA, Alphonsus John -
Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 21, 2004, age 66 years. Predeceased by his parents, Alphonsus and Mary; brother-in-law Patrick Coady; parents-in-law, Frank and Gertrude Gough; brothers-in-law: Bill, Ray, Pete and Fred Gough. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 43 years, Velma (nee Gough); daughters: Juanita Holub and Joleen; grandchildren: Stephanie, Matthew and Andrew; brothers: Hughie (Eileen), Ray (Donna), John (Pearl); sisters: Bernice Hillier (Steve), Verna Walsh (Jim), Betty Coady, Carmelita Gilkes; sisters-in-law: Mary Hoban, Sheila Garside, Winnie Constantine, Marg Gough; brothers-in-law: Kevin Gough (Kay), John Gough (Nellie); special friend and cousin Jerome Bonia; as well as a large number of nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 23, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
April 22, 2004

Brien, Joan
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on April 26, 2004, Joan Brien, aged 74 years. Predeceased by her son Gary and his father Eric. Leaving to mourn; children; Carol (Christopher), Annette (Rick), Derek (Debbie), Yvonne (Noel), Ruth, David (Cindy), and daughter-in-law, Veronica; grandchildren; Leigh, Adam, Tiffany, Jennifer, Shawn, Jason and Jasmine; close friends; Pat Case and Jean Brien. Visitation is taking place at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, on Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Service will be held at Barrett's Chapel, at 11 am on Friday, April 30, 2004. As expressions of sympathy donations in her memory may be made to the Lupus Disease Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association. Please visit www.barrettts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.**

BUFFETT, Betty -
Passed away at Ottawa General Hospital, on Monday, April 5, 2004, Betty Buffett (nee Stickland), formerly of Rencontre West, NL, age 67. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 48 years, James. Loving mother of Gail (Rick), Jim (Brenda), Gerald (Sheri) and the late Charmaine. 11 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Sisters Naomi Courtney (Bert), Dartmouth, NS, Millie Strickland, Springdale, NL, Laura Strickland (Fred), Milltown, NL and the late Ruby Bulbrook; brother Sam Stickland (Betty), Mount Pearl, NL. Funeral Service was held on Thursday, April 8th from Kelly Funeral Homes, Walkley Road, Ottawa. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 17, 2004

BURRY, Cyril -
Went to be with his Lord and Saviour on April 4, 2004, Cyril Claud Burry of Medicine Hat, Alberta, (formerly of St. John's, NL), age 75. Left to cherish his loving memory, his wife Effie (nee Stokes) of 47 years; four sons: David (Kim), Goulds, NL, Gary, Rick (Marnie), Medicine Hat, and Bob (Tina), Kingston, ON. He also leaves four grandchildren: Daniel, Mark, Emily and Samuel; his sister, May Fifield and a wide circle of family and friends. He will be deeply missed by all who knew his gentle spirit. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at a later date in St. John's, NL. Donations to the Alzheimer Society in his name would be greatly appreciated by his family. His kind and gentle spirit continues to live on in our memories.
April 07, 2004

BUTT, Minnie Cavell-
Passed peacefully away at the G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, on April 1, 2004, Minnie Cavell Butt of Hickman's Harbour, formerly of Deer Harbour, aged 84 years. Predeceased by her husbands Albert Marsh (1980) and Lionel Butt (1993). Leaving to mourn daughter Eileen Martin (Wilfred); son Eric Marsh (Gladys); grandchildren Christina Hynes (Kevin) and Rodney Marsh (Bonnie); great-grandchildren Erica Hynes and Andrew Hynes; a circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Vardy's Funeral Home. Funeral Service to be held at 2:30 p.m., on April 4, 2004, from the United Church Hickman's Harbour. Donations in her memory may be made to the United Church Hickman's Harbour.
April 03, 2004

Carey, Jessie B. (nee Hart)
The death of Jessie Barbara Carey, of 34 Demonts Avenue, St. Andrews, NB, wife of David Carey, occurred on Sunday, April 25, 2004 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Bonavista, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of Marion (Abbott) Hart of St. John's, NL and the late Herbert Hart. Jessie was a dedicated and proud Royal Canadian Mounted Police Officer, beginning her career, in Holyrood, NL., Bay Roberts, NL., Placentia, NL., St. John's, NL., and presently in St. Andrews, NB. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend, and will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Besides her husband and mother, she is survived by two daughters, Danielle Carey (Daniel Brown) of Saint John and Lynn Carey-Hartwell (Dean) of Waverley, NS; three brothers, Lloyd Hart of Dartmouth, NS, George Hart of Grand Falls, NL, and Terry Hart of St. John's, NL; one sister, Grace O'Reilly of Gander, NL; two grandchilren Zoe and Finn Hartwell, several cousin, nieces and nephews. By request, there will be no visiting at the Funeral Home. Following cremation a Memorial Service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, St. Andrews, NB, on Thursday, April 29, 2004 at 11 am. Remembrances to the Saint John Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit would be appreciated. Arrangements under the direction of Brenan's Select Community Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John, NB. (506-634-7424).**

CARROLL, Barbara Ann Francis (Squires) -
63, of Duluth, Minnesota, died peacefully at home surrounded by family on Tuesday, April 27, 2004. Barbara was born September 16, 1940, in St. John's, NL, Canada, the daughter of Richard and Mary Squires. She married William J. Carroll of Cornell, Wisconsin, on December 2, 1961, in St. John's, NL. As a career Navy family, their travels took them to Rhode Island, Virginia, New Jersey, Illinois, Spain, and two assignments in Florida and Iceland. The family moved to Salem, Illinois, in 1986 after military retirement as her husband worked for a contract weather station. Subsequently, her husband was hired by the National Weather Service. They remained in the upper Midwest and lived near Neenah, Wisconsin; International Falls, Minnesota; the Twin Cities; and Duluth, Minnesota, since August 1995. Barbara was a homemaker and a child care provider. She was the night and weekend supervisor of the NATO Base Child Care Center in Keflavik, Iceland, and a teacher at Mary's Little Lambs Day Care Center in Rantoul, Illinois. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents and brothers Jim and Richie Squires of St. John's. Surviving are her husband, daughters Denise (Chuck) Carroll, granddaughters Morgan, Veronica, and Natalie of Stephens City, VA; Dawn (Price) Stanford, grandchildren Ashlee and Ryan of Lexington, KY; Darlene (Chris) Francis, grandchildren Christina and Conner of Fountain, CO; and sons Duane (Connie) Carroll of Winchester, VA; and Derek (fiance ReiAhna Moss) Carroll of Duluth, MN. One sister Sheila (Doug) Heath of St. John's, NL, and nieces and nephews of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and British Columbia. She is also survived by many friends and relatives, including especially dear friends Mary and Joe Brito of Rantoul, IL, and Pearl Holcombe of Chesapeake, VA. Visitation 11 a.m. Friday, April 30, 2004, at the Daugherty Funeral Home, 600 East 2nd Street, Duluth, MN. Funeral service at 12 noon in the funeral home chapel. Father Dale Nall will officiate.
May 01, 2004

COCHRANE, James-
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on Saturday, April 10, 2004, James Cochrane, aged 73 years. Predeceased by his daughter Susan. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are wife Mildred, daughters Jill (Martin Rutherford) of Yarmouth, NS, and Maureen (Craig Jenkins) of Gander, NL; grandchildren Ian Rutherford of Waterloo, ON; Susie Rutherford of Halifax, NS and Julie Rutherford of Yarmouth, NS; brothers Michael (Diann) of Gander, NL, and John (Joan), of Dunville, NL; sisters, Mary Dwyer of Gander, NL, Katherine McCully of San Antonio, Texas, and Annie (Peter Traverse) of Ferndale, NL; plus a large number of relatives and friends. Rested at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander on Monday, April 12 at 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday, April 13 at 10 a.m.- 12 noon. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, April 13, 2004 at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Gander at 2 p.m. with interment at All Saints Cemetery, Gander. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Mr. Cochrane's memory can be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.
April 17, 2004

COLE, Bride-
Passed peacefully away at her residence on April 3, 2004, former CN employee, well known for her involvement with Victoria Park, Bride Cole 1919-2004, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her parents Thomas and Mary Cole; three sisters Kay Devereaux, Ann King and Josephine Thorne; one brother Sam. Leaving to mourn a large number of nieces and nephews as well great-nieces and great-nephews; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday 7-10 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial on Wednesday April 7, from Mary Queen of Peace Church at 9:30 a.m.. Interment to follow Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the St. John's Boys and Girls Club.
April 05, 2004

CONWAY, Florence M. -
Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Monday, April 5, 2004. Predeceased by her husband Richard (Dick) 2002; brothers: Ken, Ben, Nick and John; and special sister Philomena. Left with loving memories, son Joe; daughter-in-law Mary Ann; grandchildren: David and Meghan; special great-grandson Hunter; two brothers: Randell and Patrick; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 7, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
April 06, 2004

CONWAY, James Kenneth (Ken) -
Peacefully at The Toronto General Hospital on Wednesday, April 28th, 2004 at the age of 51. Beloved husband and best friend of Connie. Loving and devoted father of Scott and Tara. Dear brother of Brian (Colleen), Judy (John) and Robert. Ken will be sadly missed by his family, friends and co-workers at Labatt. Mr. Conway will be resting at the funeral home of Skinner & Middlebrook Ltd., 128 Lakeshore Rd. E. (1 block west of Hurontario St.), Mississauga (parking off Ann St.) on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Christopher's Catholic Church, 1171 Clarkson Rd. N., Mississauga on Saturday, May 1st, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow.
May 01, 2004
CONWAY, James Kenneth (Ken) -
A Memorial Service will be held at Carnell's Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Rd. at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 15, 2004 followed by a reception at the funeral home. Flowers are gratefully declined. Donations may be made to your charity of choice.
May 13, 2004

COOMBS, Harold E. -
With deep sadness the family of Harold E. Coombs announce his passing at the D.V.A. Veteran's Pavillion in St. John's on April 22, 2004 at the age of 82 years. Harold served in the Royal Navy during WWII from 1939-45. He was a member of the first town council of Upper Island Cove and a chartered member of the Volunteer Fire Dept. He also held many positions in the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 22. Harold was preceded by wife Phoebe and infant daughter Mary; parents John and Mary Alice; brothers: Tom, Linus and George; one sister, Madeline Dobbin and son-in-law Lloyd Neil. Leaving to mourn his death with many loving memories are four sons: Evelon, Patrick (Diane), Johnny (Margaret), Paul (Cynthia); three daughters: Brenda (Leo) from Labrador City, Nellie (Harold Mercer), Pamela (Paul Crane); 12 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. Father Aylward to conduct the Funeral Mass at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 26, 2004 in Spaniard's Bay, NL. Pallbearers will be four sons: Eve, Johnny, Patrick and Paul; three sons-in-law: Leo Griffin, Harold Mercer and Paul Crane. Resting at Hussey's Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove.
April 24, 2004

COSTELLO, Benedict -
Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit of the Leonard A. Miller Centre on April 1, 2004, in the presence of his loving family, Benedict Leslie Costello of Holyrood (formerly of King's Cove, Bonavista Bay), aged 81. Left with loving memories are his beloved wife and best friend Bride (Kieley); his daughters: Geralyn (Mount Pearl), Judy (Toronto); his son James (Jim) and his wife Janet Flynn (St. John's); as well as his treasured grandchildren: Christie and Jeremy Costello, who were the lights of "Poppy's" life. He also leaves his brother, Ignatius (Nish) Costello and his wife Iris (St. John's); and his sister-in-law, Alice Costello (Stephenville); a large circle of devoted nieces and nephews from the Costello and Kieley families as well as numerous long-time friends who completed his "family." Many felt the joy of his loving heart, devoted friendship and tremendous humour. Special thanks for their comfort and care to Laurie Ann O'Brien, Dr. Bill Eaton, Dr. D. McLean and all the nursing, support staffs and volunteers at the Palliative Care Unit as well as the staff of 4 South A at the Health Sciences Centre. Also thanks to Fr. Tony Hageman, Fr. F. Brown, Fr. Slattery, Sr. Eileen Flynn and Sr. Marie Aiden Murphy for their presence and prayers. Resting at Hickey's Funeral Home, Holyrood, on Saturday, April 3, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - 4:00 p.m., and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. ; Sunday, April 4, from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood, on Monday, April 5, at 10:30 a.m. with interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit or the Holy Cross Church Restoration/Memorial Fund.
Each day with him was a gift from God.
April 02, 2004

COSTIGAN, Louise -
Passed away suddenly on Thursday, April 1, 2004, at the Health Sciences Complex, Louise Costigan of Colliers, age 73 years. Predeceased by her husband John; parents: James and Irene Cole; sisters: Mercedes, Irene and Frances; brothers: Raymond, Tom and James. Leaving to mourn her daughter Darlene and her son John (Janet); brothers: Bill (Marg), Frank (Ronnie), Norman (Wendy), and Maurice; sisters: Kathleen (Jim), Geraldine (Bill), Veronica (George); also leaving to mourn a large circle of family and friends, especially Mel and Marie Walker. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home Conception Harbour. Visitation on Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon - 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 5, 2004, at 11 a.m. from Immaculate Conception Church in Colliers. Interment to follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Colliers. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
April 03, 2004

COUGHLAN, Joan Margaret (Parsons) -
Born May 29, 1929, in St. John's, NL. Passed away peacefully on April 5, 2004, in Vancouver, B.C. Survived by her husband of 56 years, William; daughter Lynn (Gary) Belbin; son Richard; granddaughter Jillian (Lincoln Loo); grandson Matthew and great-granddaughter Grace. The family would like to thank the staff of 2 South - Evergreen House for their love and compassion graciously given to Joan over the years. A private family celebration will be held. Those desiring may make donations to the Alzheimer Society of B.C. in Joan's memory.
April 21, 2004

COUSINS, Robert Henry -
Passed away unexpectedly in Meaford, Ontario on Monday, April 26, 2004, Robert Cousins, formerly of Lamaline, Newfoundland in his 78th year. Son of the late Steven and Mary (Collins) Cousins. Beloved husband of Elsie (Lockyer) Cousins. Loved father of Robert and his wife Debi Cousins of Caledon East; Pamela Cousins of Meaford; John and his wife Lisa Cousins of Alliston; Marylou Cousins also of Alliston and Gerarda and her husband Dean King of Houston, Texas. Sadly missed grandfather of Steven and Christina Cousins of Meaford; Jacob Cousins of Alliston and Marylou King of Houston, Tx. Dear brother of Priscilla Stacey and her family. Interment at Lakeview Cemetery in Meaford, Ontario. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.
May 01, 2004

CREWE, Lillian (1919 - 2004) -
Passed away suddenly at her residence in Glovertown on April 28, 2004, Lillian Crewe, formerly of Elliston. Predeceased by her husband, Lewis G., son Edgar, son-in-law Chesley Feltham and brother Edward Crewe. Left with fond and loving memories are daughters Shirley Feltham, Glovertown; Elsie Davis (Gerald), Port Blandford; Linda Pike (Don), Wabush; daughter-in-law, Kay Crewe-Fox (Bonavista), sister Bina Fudge (Gord), Springdale; grandchildren Natalie (Crewe) Montague, David Crewe, Kim (Feltham) Mayo, Brian Feltham, Lisa (Davis) Bailey, Kirk Davis, Michal Davis and Jonathan Pike. Also six great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Oram's Funeral Home, Glovertown on April 29 and 30 and Elliston United Church on May 1. Funeral to take place from Elliston United Church on Sunday, May 2 at 1:00 p.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory to Elliston United Church or the Janeway Children's Hospital Foundation.
May 01, 2004

CUFF, Annie L. -
Passed peacefully away at the Bonavista Peninsulas Hospital on Thursday, April 1, 2004, after a brief illness, Annie L. Cuff age 75 years, of Bonavista, NL. Predeceased by her parents, Thomas and Emily Abbott; husband Calvin (1988); infant daughter, Glendine Dawn (1963); grandson Jeffrey Cuff (2000); brother Frederick; sisters: Tryphenia Power and Gladys Smith. Leaving to mourn daughters: Marina (Calvin), Mount Pearl and Dianne (John), Bonavista; sons: Fred (Joan), Elliston and Glen (Terry), Mount Pearl; grandsons: Richard, Timothy, Jarid and Jason, Mount Pearl, Corey, Bonavista; sister Minnie Lewis and brother Alfred (Violet), Bonavista; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Gertie and Heber John Keough, Bonavista; very special and lifelong friend, Margaret Freake, Bonavista; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Strathies Funeral Home, Bonavista until noon Saturday, April 3, 2004. Visitation Friday, April 2 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service on Saturday, April 3 at 2:00 p.m. from Memorial United Church, Bonavista with interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Bonavista. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may made to the Bruce Denniston Bone Marrow Society, Newfoundland Chapter. For more information on the Bruce Denniston Bone Marrow visit www.jeffcuff.nfld.net
April 02, 2004

DALEY, Hilda Mary (nee Ryan) -
Passed peacefully away in the arms of her daughter, Una on April 29, 2004, aged 87 years young, of St. Joseph's, S.M. Bay. Predeceased by her husband, Fred Daley. Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Una (Jim) Hynes, St. Joseph's; her sons: Edward (Helen) Daley, Hamilton, Fred (Diane) Daley, Calgary; her grandchildren: Edwina (Joe), Scott, Corey (Melanie), Melanie (Doug), Lindsay (Corey), Jim, Brent, Melanie (Phonse); her great-grandchildren: Olivia, AJ and Nicholas; a number of nieces, nephews and special friends including the staff and residents of Tobin's Guest Home, Holyrood where she lived for the last three years. Resting at the Fr. Enright Memorial Chapel, St. Joseph's, NL. Visitation on Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 9 p.m. Funeral will take place on Monday, May 3, 2004 following 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from St. Joseph's Church. Interment will be in the R.C. Cemetery, St. Joseph's. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
Ever remembered, ever loved
April 30, 2004

DECKER, Raymond -
Passed away at the Health Sciences Complex on Tuesday, April 6, 2004, Raymond Decker, formerly of Central Barbour Shop, aged 79 years. Predeceased by his parents: Israel and Mary Decker; sister: Myrtle; brothers: William and Randell. Leaving to mourn his loving long time friend Marjorie; brothers: Donald (Joyce), Bell Island, Gord (Margaret), Long Pond, Kelvin (Ann), Ontario, Gerald (Florence), Ontario, and Robert (Audrey), Ontario; also a number of nieces, nephews of Bell Island, Long Pond, Ontario, Mount Pearl, and Regina. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday from 12 noon - 10 pm and then on Thursday from 10 am - 10 pm. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Friday, April 9, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 07, 2004

DOWNER, Arthur W. -
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on April 23, 2004, Arthur Downer, age 84 years. Predeceased by his wife Beatrice; sisters: Frances and Ida; brothers: Wesley, Cyril and Gordon. Leaving to mourn sister-in-law Barbara Downer, Scotland; nieces: Carol Conrad, Judy Murphy (Ralph), Diane Adam (Sam), Diane Driscoll (William), Ruby Legge (John), Janet Butler (John); nephews: Don Young (Joan), Dave Young (Sandra), Gerald Young (June), Robert Young (Rosalind), John Downer, Don Downer (Donna), Robert Downer (Heather), Roger Downer (Pauline) and their families; a large circle of other relatives and friends; and K-9 companion and best friend "Pippy". Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail on Monday, April 26, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church Choir, P.O. Box 13033, Conception Bay South, NL, A1W 2K1.
April 24, 2004

DUNNE, B. Sydney (Holden) -
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Friday, April 23, 2004. Sydney Dunne in her 89th year. Predeceased by her husband Richard; her sister Mary Hogan; brothers: Jack, Michael, James and Tom Holden. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her daughters: Diane Colford (Bob), Maureen King (Wayne), Marian Barry, Helen Cuff (Rob) of Gilbert, Arizona and one son James Dunne (Maureen); grandchildren: Sean Colford (Stephanie), Andrew Colford (Sheena), Karen Hudson (Chris) in Calgary, Alberta, Michael King in Grand Prairie, Alberta, Andrea Dunne in Dublin, Ireland, Kieran and Toby Dunne, Richard, Kenneth, Patrick and their father Keith Barry; one great-granddaughter Esther Sydney Colford and sister-in-law Joan Holden, as well as many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 26th, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church, Waterford Bridge Road. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick's Mercy Home or a charity of ones choice.
April 24, 2004

EALES, Marion -
Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home on April 23, 2004, Marion Eales, aged 91 years. Predeceased by her husband William in 1993. Leaving to mourn her children: William, Shirley, Roland and Fred; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; as well as other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. The family will be receiving visitors at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 12 noon - 2 p.m. on Monday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Monday, April 26, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request.
April 24, 2004

EARLES, Andrew (Gump) -
Passed peacefully away on Friday, April 23, 2004, age 68 years. Predeceased by his father Joseph and sister Theresa. Leaving to mourn his mother, Ellen Dinn; daughter Patricia; sons: Frank, Mike, David, Darrin; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; sisters: Hilda (Job), Maureen, Geraldine (Jim), Bernadine (Joe); brothers: Eddie, Brendan, Cyril (Lucy); the Dinn Family; special friends, Barb and Dick Dawe; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 26th, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
April 24, 2004

EASON, John Charles (Jack) -
Passed peacefully away at the Glenbrook Lodge on Tuesday, April 27, 2004, of Kelligrews, age 89 years. Predeceased by his wife Effie May, 1985; sister Bessie Chafe, 1997. Leaving to mourn daughters: Joan Barnes (Grant), Joyce Squires (Lionel); son Jackie (Hanni); step-son Arthur Greenslade (Phyllis); sisters-in-law Doris Norris and Myrtle Mate (Max); four grandchildren: Lesley-Ann Cleary (Wayne), Chris Barnes, Michelle Dawe (Paul), Heidi Hygh (Craig); three great-grandchildren: Blake, Haley and Jonathan; also leaving to mourn other relatives and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Thursday, April 29, 2004 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service in All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap on Saturday, May 1 at 2:00 p.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Dunns Hill Road. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation.
May the Lord guide and protect him all the day long
April 29, 2004

EMBERLEY, Helen Marie (nee Squires) 1924-2004 -
It is with great sadness that the family of Helen Emberley announces her passing at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, April 1, 2004. Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Veteran of World War II. Predeceased by her dear and loving husband Ralph and brother Richard (Dick) Squires. Leaving to mourn her sons: Ralph (Joyce), and Randy; daughters Frances Fraize (Les), Sharon Stevens (Lew), Shirley O'Keefe (Shannon), Pamela Baggs (Randy), and Debbie Moores (Craig); also 20 loving grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; sisters: Theresa Howell, Mary Melnick, Anastasia Snipe (John); very special aunt Nellie Druken; sister-in-law and friend Joan Taylor; sisters-in-law Bridie Squires, Shirley Neuss (Tim); neighbors John and Audrey Bannister; also a large circle of dear relatives and friends. Thanks to Dr. John Collingwood, V.O.N. nurse Louise who guided mom and us with great love and support; also nurses Sheila, Ellen and Pam; homecare givers Queenie Nixon, Millie Loader, Thelma Healey and family members; also the nursing staff of 4 North A, Health Science Centre. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Monday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Monday, April 5, 2004 from First United Church, Mt. Pearl As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 03, 2004

Fowler, Barbara Ann
Age 53, passed away at home on Monday, April 26, 2004, after a five year battle with cancer. Predeceased by her parents, she leaves to mourn her husband of 35 years, Walter Fowler; three children; Candice (David), Vandalia, Ohio, Ninee (Brian), Mount Pearl, and Walter Jr. (Madonna), St. John's; four grandchildren; Noah, Eric, Joshua and Kyle, as well as a large circle of family and friends, including Flossie, Joan and Dorothy. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA.**

FREEMAN, Marie Aubierge -
The death of Marie Aubierge Freeman of Saint John, NB, widow of Dr. Edward O'Brien Freeman, occurred April 1, 2004 at Saint John Regional Hospital. She was born at Saint John, daughter of the late Louis and Mary (Kirk) Delvallet. Marie was affiliated with the Morgan Horse Association and Canadian Kennel Club. She is survived by four daughters: Mary Freeman-McRae (David) of Hampton, Kathleen Hansen of Rothesay, Elizabeth Freeman (Mark Pluta) of Moncton, Theresa Freeman of St. Andrews; four sons: Edward Freeman (Susan) of Boston, Daniel Freeman (Lisa) of Saint John, Michael Freeman (Wendy) of Burlington, Christopher Freeman of Brampton; four sisters: Margie Stubly of Mississauga, Delores Ferris (Tom) of Saint John, Leona Delvallet of Halifax, Patricia Delvallet of Saint John; two brothers: Louis Delvallet (Cathy) of Rothesay, Peter Delvallet of Edmonton; three sisters-in-law: Sheila (Freeman) Connolly, St. John's, NL, Kathleen (Freeman) McLean, Rothesay, NB, Mary (Freeman) MacKenzie, Antigonish, NS; 14 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one sister, Noreen Delvallet. The funeral was held on Monday, April 5 at St. Alphonsus Church, Hampton, with Funeral Mass at 12 noon. Interment in St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
April 17, 2004

GREENSLADE, Dermond Abraham -
Passed peacefully away at his home after a brief illness surrounded by his loving family on April 30th, 2004, in his 78th year. Predeceased by his granddaughter Lisa Blaine Barefoot. Leaving to mourn his wife Sarah; his children: Ellen, Reg, Elsie (Robert) Barefoot, Nelson (Cindy) Hudson, Jean (Calvin) Searles, Sylvia, Bess (Bill) Sheppard, Marjorie (Paul) Mercer, Beverly (Craig) Waterman, Lloyd and Joyce; step-daughter Ann (Gary) Maidment; also fondly remembered by his 19 grandchildren; brother Gerald and sisters Bessie and Elsie. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Sunday, May 2nd, 2004, 3 to 4:30 p.m. from where the Memorial Service will take place at 5 p.m. Cremation has taken place.
May 01, 2004

Griffiths, Ronald Martin
Age 38, passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2004, in Ottawa, Ontario. Cherished son of Robert Grififiths and the late Diane Griffiths. Loving father of Robbie, Bradley, Blair and Christopher, dear brother of James (Bev), Kenneth (Clarie), Andrew (Mari), Nancy (Darren Churchill); fondly remembered by a network of family and friends throughout Canada. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, April 30, 2004, from 2-5 pm and 7-10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 1, 2004, at 9:30 am from St. Patrick's Church. Cremation to follow. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation.**

GURKIN, Margaret (nee Bowdring) - Passed peacefully away at her residence on Bell Island on April 20, 2004, age 58 years. Leaving to mourn husband Robert; son Shane at home; two daughters: Charlene, North Carolina, Regina Midgett (Eric), Raeligh, North Carolina; her mother Elizabeth Bowdring, Bell Island; five brothers: Bob, Ron, James, Michael, Bill; four sisters: Jule, Agnes, Beverly, Lillian; two grandchildren: Alyse and Zachary Midgett; as well as other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Inurnment will take place at a later date.
April 23, 2004

GUY, Josephine - Passed peacefully away at Lakeside Seniors Home in Gander on Thursday, April 8, 2004, Mrs. Josephine Guy of Musgrave Harbour in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her parents Edwin & Emma Abbott and husband Donald. Left with fond and loving memories are her son Curtis (Joan) of Gander, three grandchildren Margaret O'Keefe (Dennis) of Saint John, N.B., Edwin Guy (Roma) of Mount Pearl and Susan Donovan (Carl) of Saint John, N.B., four great-grandchildren Elizabeth, Melissa, Heather and Joshua and also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral service took place on Monday, April 12 from the St. Luke's United Church in Musgrave Harbour. Interment St. Luke's United Church Cemetery in Musgrave Harbour. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Luke's United Church in Musgrave Harbour. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home in Musgrave Harbour - Pound Cove.
April 17, 2004

HIBBS, Hubert H. - Passed peacefully and suddenly away at St. Clare's Hospital on Monday, April 26, 2004 at the age of 83 years. A veteran of WWII with the Royal British Navy. Predeceased by his wife Alice, 2001. Leaving to mourn daughter: Diane Buranasajja (Kiattiyos) of St. John's with whom he resided; granddaughter: Kimberley Jones; three great-grandchildren: Natasha, Lakisha and Albert; three great-great-grandchildren: Alexis, Dejahnae and Derick, all of Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; two sisters: Alma Gladney and Madeline Gibbons and their families in Portugal Cove; three sisters-in-law and their families in the U.S.; also a large number of friends in Canada and the USA especially his friend Johnny Gladney, Clarke's Beach and cousin Albert Hibbs of Portugal Cove. At Hubert's request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Monday, May 3, 2004 at 2:00 pm at the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at St. Peter's Anglican Cemetery, Portugal Cove. No flowers by request. Donations in Hubert's memory may be made to the Canadian Red Cross, CNIB or a charity of one's choice.
April 28, 2004

HUSSEY, Doris P. (Nee Trenchard) -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Tuesday, April 20, 2004, Doris P. Hussey. Predeceased by her husband Alex, WWII Veteran Artillery, 59th Regiment and Ex. Lieutenant of St. John's Fire Dept. brother Tom, WWII Veteran, 59th Regiment; sisters: Eva of New York and Jean of Arizona. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories sisters: Mollie (William) and Lillian of St. John's, and Florence of New Jersey; brothers: Douglas of St. John's and Fredrick of Ontario; nieces and nephews; and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Wednesday, April 21, 2004 from 2 pm - 4 pm and 7 pm - 9 pm, and on Thursday, April 22, 2004 from 10 am - 12 pm, 2 pm - 4 pm and 7 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, April 23, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel at 10 am. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Field of Honor. As expressions of sympathy flowers are being gratefully accepted. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 21, 2004

JARDINE, Mercedes (nee Ronayne) -
Passed peacefully away after a brief illness at the Health Sciences Centre, on Tuesday, April 20, 2004, age 72 years. Predeceased by her husband Desmond, daughter Anne Marie, parents Albert and Mary Ronayne; brothers: Ronald, Bert, Paul, and other family members. Left with fond and loving memories, her daughter Janet Dwyer (Mike); sons: Robert (Patti), Ottawa; Michael (Carina); grandchildren: Michael and Matthew Dwyer, Hannah and Caroline Jardine, and Patrick and Sam Jardine; brothers: Edward Ronayne and Patrick Ronayne (Phyllis); sisters-in-law: Madeline Ronayne; Mae Ronayne, Edmonton; Mary LeMay (Ed), Hawkesbury, Ontario; as well as many special nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 12 noon - 10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 23rd, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
April 21, 2004

JEANS, ELIZABETH J. -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on April 18, 2004 after a lengthy illness, Elizabeth J. Jeans in her 72nd year. At Betty's Request a private funeral has taken place.
"May she rest in peace"
April 21, 2004

JOHNSON, Alva -
After her courageous fight with cancer, passed peacefully away at Health Sciences Centre, St. John's on April 5, 2004, Alva Johnson of Catalina/Port Union, in her 52nd year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Gerald (Bud); daughter Cherie; sons: Shawn and Shane; mother Margaret Norman of Port Union; brothers: Kenneth; (Gail), Joe and Paul; sisters: Janice Sheppard (Ray), Gail, Carol Keough (Jim); mother-in-law Geraldine Johnson and the Johnson families; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Strathies Funeral Home, Catalina. Funeral service to be held on Thursday, 2:00 p.m., April 8, 2004 at Bethany United Church, Catalina.
April 08, 2004

JORDAN, Stephen Michael -
Passed peacefully away on April 5, 2004, age 75 years, at the Health Sciences Centre. Predeceased by parents William Jordan, May 5, 1968 and Anne, November 5, 1990; brother Bernard Jordan, June 17, 1992; sister Cecilia Murray, February 11, 2003; wife Mary (Brennan), May 3, 1989; and wife Josephine (Bennett), December 27, 2003. Leaving to mourn children: Steve (Dawn), Jeanette, Mike, Chris (Peggy), Brian (Wanda), Andrea (Robert Hodge); eleven grandchildren: Justin, Ryan, Michael, Lisa, Joshua, Krista, Timothy, Hilary, Emily, Stephanie and Noah; brothers and sisters: Alice Kelly, Henry Jordan, Bessie O'Toole, Will (Lorraine), Annie (Ron Bradbury), Geraldine (Richard Wells), Kay (John Oliver), Gus (Florence) and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Thursday, April 8, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Agnes' Church, Pouch Cove. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
April 07, 2004

KEAN, Laura (nee Howell) -
Passed away on April 20, 2004 at Attobery Manor, Wesleyville, Bonavista Bay, Laura Kean, aged 89 years. Predeceased by her husband Leonard in 1990. Leaving to mourn sister: Melina Stanford, St. Mary's; brother: Leonard Howell, St. John's; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Friday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
April 21, 2004

Kean, William J.
Passed peacefully away at home on Tuesday, April 27, 2004 in the presence of his loving foster family. Leaving to mourn his foster family: Mom and Dad (Jean and Frank Duke), one sister; Donna; four brothers; Frank (Debbie), Danny, Randy (Gail), Ed (Michelle) and special foster sister Jessie. Also many nieces and nephews, along with a large circle of relatives and friends and five special caregivers. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Wednesday, April 28, 2004 from 7-10 pm., Thursday 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral on Friday at Caul's Chapel at 10:30 am.. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.**

KELLOWAY, William Roy -
Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Thursday, April 22, 2004, William Roy Kelloway of Perry's Cove, age 84 years. Honorary member of the Brotherhood Carpenters and Joiners Union of America #579. Predeceased by an infant son; parents, William J. and Bertha; brothers: Walter, Lewis and Don; sister Mabel. Leaving to mourn wife Mildred J.; two daughters: Karen and Helen (Edmund) Seymour, both of Bay Roberts; three grandchildren: Kelly (Sean) Harris, Nancy Seymour and Brad (Jody) Seymour; one great-grandchild, Chloe Harris; one brother, James (Doris) Kelloway, St. John's; five sisters-in-law: Sarah P. Kelloway, Perry's Cove, Nattie (Steve) Nolan, St. Mary's, Elizabeth Rose, Gander, Helen Rose, Victoria and Eileen Hanrahan, Paradise; five brothers-in-law: Hughie (Annie) Rose, Aubrey (Eileen) Rose and Vincent (Gen) Rose, all of Victoria, Thomas Rose, Etobicoke, ON and Clarence (Ruby) Rose, Willow Beach, ON; 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 Friday, April 23 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 24 from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Perry's Cove. In lieu of flowers; as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Perry's Cove United Church Furnace Fund. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
April 23, 2004

KELLY, John Joseph -
43, Windsor, NS, died Thursday, April 1, 2004, after a valiant battle against cancer. Born and raised in Dunville, Newfoundland, John was the eldest son of Theresa (Hunt), and the late Clement Kelly. John joined the Canadian Armed Forces at the age of 19 and served as a firefighter for 23 years. John was proud of his military career and had attained the rank of Sgt. He was presently serving as the Chief Fire Inspector at 12 Wing Shearwater. Married in 1986 to Cindra, John enjoyed his family life and was extremely proud of his two children, Luca-Jean and Daniel. John will be remembered by his family, friends, and extended military family, for his honesty, devotion, caring personality and most notably his winning smile and spirit. We are all a little richer for having been so fortunate as to know John. John is survived by his best friend and loving wife, Cindy (nee Bellingham), his daughter Luca-Jean and son Daniel; mother, Theresa; sisters: Susan, Thelma, Sandra, Florence; brothers: Wayne and Clem; nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his father, Clement. As he requested, John's body will be cremated and buried in Freshwater, Newfoundland. There will be a visitation at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia, on Sunday, April 4, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. with a memorial service at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, Dunville, NL, at 11:00 a.m., Monday, April 5. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
April 03, 2004

Kennedy, William Terrance (Terry)
Passed away suddenly on Saturday April 24, 2004, at the Health Sciences Centre, William Terry Kennedy, age 38 years. Predeceased by his grandfather Jack Reid, Leaving to mourn his loving wife and best friend, Corinne (nee Bedford); three special children whom he loved dearly; Bradley, Stephanie and Samantha; brother, Derek O'Brien (Dale); sisters; Kelly Morgan (Jamie), Kim Ryan (Robert) and Cindy Hicks; mother, Maria Hicks; nieces; Sabrina and Brittney O'Brien; nephews; Justin Morgan, Christopher Ryan, Aaron and Joel Lane, Myles Bedford; grandmother, Gert Reid; grandmother-in-law; Florence Hodder; father and mother-in-law; Allen and Nellie Bedford; brother-in-law, Dwayne Bedford (Jennifer); sister-in-law, Jackie Lane (Martin); also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Monday and Tuesday. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday April 28, 2004, at 11 am from St. Thomas' Anglican Church. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.**

Kenny, Marguerite (nee Power)
It is with deep regret that we announce the peaceful passing, in the presence of her family, on Tuesday, April 27, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre of a dear wife, mother, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, cousin, and dear friend, Marguerite Kenny, aged 67 years of Avondale. Left with fond and loving memories are her devoted husband of 43 years, William, her sons; Billy (Carol), Jimmy (Irene), her daughter; Donna; her grandchildren; Bradley and Amanda, her sister; Dorothy (Mike), Marie (Spencer), Kathleen (Gabe), Mae, Theresa, Loretta, her brothers; Richard (Agnes), Leo (Martina), John, her sister-in-law; Evelyn (George). Also a large number of nieces, nephews as well as many friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Wednesday from 7-9 pm and on Thursday from 12 noon - 9 pm. Funeral will take place on Friday, April 30, 2004, following 11 am Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment will be in Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Please visit www.dumphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"She lives with us in memory and will forever more."

KNEE, Abner C. -
Passed away at Chancellor Park on Tuesday, April 6, 2004, Abner C. Knee, aged 93 years. Predeceased by his wife Olive, February 25, 1991; son-in-law: Karl Singleton. Leaving to mourn his three daughters: Jeannette Singleton, Marilyn Pasternak (Gerald), Barbara Nicholson (Blair); grandchildren: Ken Matthews (Wendy), Stephen Earle (Suzy), Brian Earle (Christina), Trevor Earle, Krista Oickle (Lorne), and Kimberley Allen (Cory); great-grandchildren: Ethan and Devon Oickle and Garrett Earle; sister: Nina Snow; also a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm; then resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander on Friday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service to be held from St. Martins Anglican Church, Gander on Saturday, April 10, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Gander. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
April 07, 2004

LAWRENCE, Frank N. -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on April 12, 2004, Frank N. Lawrence, aged 82 years. Leaving to mourn sisters: Sue (George), USA and Rose, Kentville, NS; brothers: Berkley (Freda), Mt. Pearl, Otto, Kitchener, ON and Rupert (Bertha), St. Lawrence; as well as numerous other relatives and friends. Funeral Service at 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, 2004 from St. Hilda's Church, Bay L'Argent. Donations in his memory may be made to the St. Hilda's Memorial Fund. Funeral Arrangements entrusted to the care of Barrett's Funeral Home, St. John's.
April 14, 2004

Mahoney, Paul Joseph (P.J.)
Passed peacefully away at this home in Brigus Junction, in the presence of his loving family, after a courageous battle with cancer, on Tuesday, April 27th, 2004, aged 2 years, 9 months. Left with precious memories his mother and father, Tina and Paul; four sisters; Brittany, Alicia, Pattilynn and Paula; grandparents; Joseph and Christine Gushue and Patrick and Muriel Mahoney; special niece Alleigh; also great-grandparents, aunts, uncles and other family members and friends. Resting at HIckey's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral Mass on Thursday, April 29, 2004 in Assumption Church, Avondale at 2 pm.. Cremation to follow.**

MARTIN, Nelson -
Passed away suddenly on April 16, 2004 at the Health Science Centre, surrounded by his loving family, Nelson Martin, aged 62 years. Nelson worked for the Metrobus for 30 years. Predeceased by his mother and father, Jacob and Helen Martin; son Gary, passed away in 1985. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 40 years, Irene (nee Newhook); very special friend Cora and her daughter Carmel, who was known to her poppy as "Poopsy"; three brothers: George (Gertrude), Harry (Carol Ann) and Raymond (Kathleen); father and mother-in-law, Gordon and Sarah Newhook of Norman's Cove; brothers-in-law: Herman (Hazel), Gerald (Marilyn), Richard (Floss), Gordon (friend Maureen), Alphonsus (Elizabeth) and Mark; sisters-in-law: Alfreda (Wesley), Janet (Clifford), Dallis (Calvin), Jane (Hubert); and very, very special nephew, Harry O. Martin; special friend Rita Morris; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Saturday and Sunday, April 17 and 18, 2004 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.; and on Monday from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, April 19, 2004 from Wesley United Church at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully declined, by Nelson's request, donations may be made in his memory to the Cancer Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 17, 2004

MARTIN, Zeta -
Passed away peacefully at Carbonear Hospital on Tuesday, April 6, 2004, Zeta Martin at age 92. Predeceased by first husband William Thomas Newell of St. John's; second husband Thomas Brown of Musgravetown and third husband John Martin of St. John's. Also predeceased by son David Newell of Peterborough, Ontario. Leaving to mourn one daughter Margaret (Phillip) Thomas of Denton, Texas; one daughter-in-law Claire Newell of Peterborough, Ontario; five grandchildren: Debbie Ruhde, Thomas Loveland, Phillip Thomas II, Dawn Paradise and Mark Newell; ten great-grandchildren: Sean, Joel, Logan, Alyxanderah, Landon, Brenna, Blake, Destinee, Hayleigh, Daylanee. Also leaving to mourn one sister, Amy Rowe of Clarke's Beach and one brother Sidney Pinsent of the Veterans Home in St. John's. Visitation at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, St. John's, Friday, April 9, 2004 from 2-3 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Friday, April 9, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
April 08, 2004

MEANEY, Gertrude - Passed away suddenly on April 27, 2004 in Toronto, Ontario, aged 76 years. Predeceased by her sisters: Violet (Mrs. A.C. Lloyd Hudson), Anne, Catherine and Sheila. Leaving to mourn: her son, John and wife, Laren Stadelman and two grandsons, Robert and Michael (Toronto), niece Carole (& Garry) Grant (Furry Creek, B.C.), nephew John Hudson (Saint John, N.B.), as well as other relatives and friends. As expressions of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society Newfoundland and Labrador Inc. or the Canadian Red Cross. Visitation at Caul's Funeral Home on Friday, April 30 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, May 1, 2004 at 9:30 am from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 29, 2004

MILLER, Mary J. -
Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on April 4, 2004, age 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son: Patrick, wife Madonna; two loving grandchildren: Krista and Sheena; one sister: Cecilia George (Matt), Cambridge, Ont.; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home on Tuesday from 12 noon - 4 p.m., 7 - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at 10:30 am from St. Michael's Church. Interment to follow in Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
April 06, 2004

MOAKLER, Sheila Mary (nee Jardine) -
Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Thursday, April 15, 2004, age 80 years. Predeceased by her husband Hubert, 1996; sister Dorothy Jardine, November 2002; and parents Bride and Charles Jardine. Leaving to mourn her children: Sean (Candace), Bob (Rose), Jeff, Anne Feehan (Don) and Moya Dawe (Norm); grandchildren: Robyn and Colin Feehan, Joseph and Jennifer Dawe, Edward and Michael Moakler and Lauren Moakler; sister Mary Jardine; sisters-in-law: Hope Wiseman, Corner Brook, Anne Moakler, Nova Scotia; brother-in-law Robert Moakler (Greta), New York; also other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 19, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted.
April 17, 2004

MOORE, Fred James -
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Tuesday, April 20, 2004. Fred James Moore, aged 96 years. Predeceased by his wife Elizabeth and daughter Patricia. Leaving to mourn sons: Conrad (Bernice) and Robert; daughters: Madonna Lambe (Jim), Anita Vincent (Calvin) and Paula Gordon; sister Mary Pavless; special grandson Paul Vincent; as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass from St. Patrick's Church on Friday, April 23, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
April 21, 2004

MOORE, Ralph Bishop -
Passed away after a lengthy illness on April 12, 2004 at his home in Abaco, The Bahamas, Ralph B. Moore, formerly of Carbonear, NL, aged 63. Fondly remembered by his wife Colette; sons: Paul (Laurie Ann) and Sean (Tammy); grandsons: Avi and Elijah; sister Eleanor (Art) Webber, Bay Roberts, NL; brothers: David (Betty), St. John's, NL and Peter (Pam), Mississauga, ON and many other relatives and friends. At Ralph's request cremation has taken place. In Ralph's memory a scholarship fund for the children of Abaco will be established later.
April 17, 2004

MURPHY, Judith (Judy) (nee Byrne) -
Passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family on Friday, April 16, 2004, after a courageous battle with cancer, age 62. Predeceased by her parents, Patrick and Mary Byrne. Leaving to celebrate her life and cherish her memories are her loving husband Mike; daughters Caryn (Dana), Linda Cahill (Robert), Shelley Clancey; son Michael (Tammy); treasured grandsons: Robert, Scott and Kyle; sisters: Joan Byrne, Jeanette Allwood (Bev); brothers: John, Gary (Brenda), Pat (Debbie), Bob (Barb); and a large circle of nieces, nephews, many friends and Newfie, her napping buddy. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 19th, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers kindly accepted or a kind deed to someone in need in Judy's memory.
April 17, 2004

MURPHY, Kathleen -
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, April 6, 2004, after a lengthy illness at St. Clare's Hospital, Kathleen Murphy, age 75 years. Predeceased by her sister: Carmel Tompkins; brother: James Murphy and father and mother: James and Bertha Murphy (nee Wade). Leaving to mourn three sisters: Madeline McDonald, Jenny Oliver and Mary Murphy; one brother: Pat Murphy; also a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Lisa McCaffery and all the nurses and doctors at St. Clare's for their extra special care. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home on Wednesday 7 pm - 10 pm and Thursday and Friday 10 am - 10 pm. Funeral Mass on Saturday at St. Teresa's Church at a time to be announced. Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
Your giving and caring nature will never be forgotten.
April 07, 2004

NEARY, Edward A. -
Passed peacefully away after a brief illness, surrounded by family, on Sunday, April 25, 2004, at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fl., Edward A. Neary, Q.C., aged 71 years, of St. John's. Leaving to mourn, his beloved wife Patricia (Erving), his children Glen, Ted, Renée (Scott Hall), Michele (John Connors), John (Rhonda Hoddinott) and their mother Terri Hickey (nee Glynn), twelve grandchildren and one great-grandchild, also leaving with cherished memories his brothers Angus, George (Doreen), David (Margo) and his sister Jean. Ned will be greatly missed by his numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives, Pat's children Betsy, Bob, Patti, Bill and their families and a large circle of friends and colleagues. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday and Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A celebration of Ned's life will take place on Sunday, May 2, 2004 at 2:00 pm at the Carnell Memorial Chapel with cremation to follow. Private interment to take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations in Ned's memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Association for Community Living or the Newfoundland and Labrador Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
April 29, 2004

NOLAN, John A. -
Passed peacefully away at home on Wednesday, April 28, 2004 after a lengthy illness, John A. Nolan. Aged 73 years. Former member of the House of Assembly and well known Broadcaster. Leaving to mourn his loving wife and friend Edie Nolan; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A reception to celebrate his life will be held at The Bungalow, Bowring Park on Thursday, May 6, 2004 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Bowring Park Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett's Funeral Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 30, 2004

NORRIS, Lucille (nee Hiscock) -
Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, April 7, 2004, in the presence of her loving family, Lucille Norris, age 83 years, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital. Predeceased by her husband Jonah (Joe) in 1976. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughter Ruby Baldwin (Albert, deceased); son David and daughter-in-law Judy Norris (nee Butt); grandchildren: Renée Wheeler (Ian), Edward Baldwin, Matthew, Stephen and Jessica Norris; great-grandchildren: Jennifer and Heather Wheeler; sisters-in-law: Minnie Dodd and Lillian Hiscock; nieces, nephews and relatives; dear friend Roseanne Lake and a wide circle of friends, especially those at Bishop Meadon Manor. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation on Thursday, April 08 and Friday, April 09 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, April 10, 2004 at Gower Street United Church at 11:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Donations in Lucille's memory may be made to Gower Street United Church or a charity of one's choice.
April 08, 2004

NORRIS, Pearl A. -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, April 19, 2004, Pearl A. Norris in her 91st. year. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Stewart; nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends. At Pearl's request cremation has taken place. Funeral Service to be held at Barrett's Chapel, 381 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday, April 21st, 2004 at 2 pm. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 20, 2004

NOSEWORTHY, Ronald J. - Age 82 years. Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at the Health Sciences Complex on Tuesday, April 6, 2004, Ronald J. Noseworthy. Born in St. John's, he was the son of Margaret (Dawe) and Harold Noseworthy. He worked for many years in St. John's and retired as Sexton of Wesley United Church. He was predeceased by his loving wife Susie. He is survived by his daughters: Betty Skanes (Dr. Norman Littlejohn), and Delores Furlotte (Allan); sons: Dennis Noseworthy (Elizabeth) and David Noseworthy. Also leaving to mourn his brothers and sisters: Margaret Noseworthy, Lorraine Hiscock (George), Harold (Marie) and Rose Marie Weber; ten grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Dorothy Noseworthy; and a large circle of family and friends. Also leaving special friend Marie; and his friends at Allison Manor. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue with visitation on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel at 11:00 am Friday, April 9, 2004. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Diabetes Association. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 07, 2004

NUGENT, Mary Ester -
Passed away peacefully at the L.A. Miller Centre on Friday, April 23, 2004 in the arms of her loving family. Mary Ester Nugent of Kelligrews at the age 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Edward and her two sons: Robert and Paul. Leaving to mourn her loving children: Anita Shea (Tom), Barbara Fitzgerald (John), Thomas (Patricia), Loretta Hynes (Michael); her daughters-in-law: Marion and Elva; grandchildren: Edwina, Kathleen, Don, P.J., Brenda, Ian, Kimberly, Jilian, Tommy, Robert, Ryan, Heather, Michael, Leslee; five great grandchildren: Samantha, Luke, Jack, Jonathan and Sarah; her lifelong friend Leonice O'Brien and many other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, April 26, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Edward's Church, Kelligrews. Cremation to follow.
"May the love you have shown your family be an inspiration to all!"
April 24, 2004

OLLERHEAD, Ann (nee Dyke) - St. Anthony.
Passed peacefully away at Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony on Saturday, April 17, 2004. She was in her 87th year. Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of memories, her daughters: Kathleen (Baxter) Simms and Barbara (Roy) Brown; son Joseph Jr. (Madeline); grandchildren: Christopher (Tracie) and Thomas (Krista) Brown of St. John's, Tanya Simms-Counti (Peter) of Toronto, Trevor Simms (Karen) of Port Carling, Ontario and Rae Lynn Ollerhead (Todd); great-grandchild Jessica Counti; brother Hector Dyke (Ena) of Stephenville; sister Yvonne Dredge of Black Duck Cove; sister-in-law Betty Dyke of Rocky Harbour; special nephews John Ollerhead of Ottawa and Dan Ollerhead (Margaret) of St. Anthony, as well as a large number of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Joseph in 1987. Visitation was held at the funeral home on West Street, St. Anthony. The funeral service took place at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 19 at St. Mary's Anglican Church in St. Anthony with Rev. Jean Brenton Hickman officiating. Flowers were graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice or the Anglican Cemetery Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to K.M. Fillatre Funeral Home, St. Anthony, Wilfred Hutchings, funeral director.
April 23, 2004

PARDY, William Leslie -
Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 15, 2004 at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, surrounded by his loving family, William Leslie Pardy, aged 89 of Harbour Mille. Predeceased by his parents John and Sarah; brother Eli and sister Margaret. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Jane; his sons: John (Carolyn) of Burlington, Ontario and Jeffrey (Anne) of St. John's; daughter Vera (Harry Crews) of Fortune; grandchildren: Melanie, Molly, Natasha, Jeffrey L, Jeffrey W., June; great-grandchildren Alexandria, Heather, Aaron, Hannah and Kaylee; brothers: Murdock, Albert and Andrew; sisters: Sadie Stevens, Melita Francis, Mary Hiscock; plus a large circle of other relatives and friends. The family wishes to extend special thanks to Dr. Beekley and Dr. S. Saunders. Resting at St. Mary's Anglican Church, Harbour Mille on Friday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Sunday, April 18, 2004 at 2 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church. Interment to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Anglican Church Cemetery Fund, Harbour Mille. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of White Dove Funeral Home, Marystown.
Well done the good & faithful servant
April 17, 2004

PEDDLE, Robert Vincent -
Passed away suddenly on April 6th, 2004, age 35 years. Leaving to mourn his mother Dianne Bell (John), father Robert (Marilyn), grandmother Mary (Don), companion Paula Maher, one brother Keith, one sister Joanne (Perry), one niece, two nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Friday, April 9 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday, April 10 from 10.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral Service on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. from Caul's Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
"Forever in our hearts, he will remain, until we meet again."
April 08, 2004

PENNELL, Thomas -
Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, April 20, 2004, age 63 years, from Trepassey. Predeceased by his daughter Lanette; parents William and Christine; brothers: Joseph and Daniel. Leaving to mourn his wife of 37 years, Beth; children: Dianne (Dean), Rodney (Shelley), Allison and Robin; his adorable granddaughters: Jesse, Jasmine and Hailey, who he thought the world of; three brothers: Francis (Gladys), Ray (Bernice) and George (Cathy); one sister, Mercedes (France); aunt Ita Myrick; sisters-in-law Theresa (Jim Myrick), Patsy (John Curtis), Nettie (Jim Dinn); brothers-in-law: Cam Waddleton (Jose) and Mike Waddleton; also a large circle of relatives and friends, especially his cabin buddies. Remains resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Trepassey on Thursday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday, April 23 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, April 23 at 1:00 p.m. from Holy Redeemer Church, Trepassey. Cremation to follow. As expressions of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
April 23, 2004

PENNEY, Dora (Nee Pitts) -
Passed suddenly away at the Health Sciences Center on Tuesday, April 13, 2004, Dora Penney, aged 65 years, of Cannings Cove. Predeceased by her parents Cecil and Martha Pitts, sisters: Lynda Pitts and Edna Cook. Left with fond and loving memories devoted husband Edgar and sons: Brian (Lynn), Harbour Main, Steven (April), Cannings Cove, and daughter: Beverly Bursey (Tony), St. John's; grandchildren Kailey and Liam Penney and Adam Bursey; sister: Sheila Estey (Ivan), St. John's; brother: Gregory Pitts (Anne), Paradise and son: Christopher; other nieces and nephews, family and friends. Resting at St. John the Devine Anglican Church, Cannings Cove. Funeral Service 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 16, 2004. Donations in her memory may be made to the Building Fund, St. John the Devine Church, Cannings Cove.
April 15, 2004

PHILLIPS, Josephine (Joyce) -
Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, April 13, 2004 at the Miller Centre, Josephine (Joyce) Phillips. Predeceased by her parents Georgina (Villeneuve) and Hugh Hoyles Carter; her husband George Wilfred Phillips; brothers: Arthur and Robert Carter; sisters: Rose and Dorothy (Doll) Carter. Leaving to mourn her loving and devoted daughters: Joyce Graham (Lloyd) of Fergus, Ontario and Lorraine Clarke (John) of St. John's; also leaving to mourn her beloved only grandchild Trina Joy Furey (David). Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Friday, April 16, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
The light of our lives has departed, but the love we shared will live on forever
April 15, 2004

PIKE, Joyce Victoria (Pynn)
St. John's,
April 11, 1940 - April 20, 2005

Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. L.A. Miller Center, Joyce Pike, in the company of her husband and children. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Arthur; children: Barry (Cherry) of Corner Brook, Rick (Donna Lynn) of St. John's, Craig (Joan) of Halifax, Dana (Harold) Spurvey of Trenton, Ontario and Shelly of St. John's; grandchildren: Ryan and Victoria Pike, Andrew and Jeffrey Pike, Aubrey and Jamie Spurvey, Karlee Pike; brother Baxter (Janie) and sister Doris (Alwyn) Sansford, both of St. Anthony; as well as other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Charles and Hilda Pynn; brothers: Wesley, Melvin and Wilfred; sisters: Violet, Olive, Sybil, Phoebe and Dora. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Thursday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 22, 2004 from Wesley United Church. Interment to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Center. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 21, 2004

POWER, Sister Mary Winifred -
Passed peacefully away at Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square, St. John's on Monday, April 19, 2004 in her 82nd year. Left to mourn - the Presentation Sisters; one sister: Florence (Alex) Ryan of Calvert; one niece: Rosemary Dillon, and three nephews: Joe, Kevin and Lou Ryan; grand-nieces and grand-nephews; other relatives and friends. Resting at Presentation Motherhouse, Cathedral Square, St. John's. Visiting hours on Tuesday from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday from 10:00 - 12:00; 2:00 - 4:00; and 7:00 - 9:00, Thursday from 10:00 - 12:00. Vigil Service at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Mass of Christian Burial at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Thursday, April 22nd at 2:00 p.m. Interment at Presentation Cemetery, Cathedral Square.
April 20, 2004

Price, Alfreda
Passed peacefully away on April 27, 2004 at the age of 96 at the home of her son, Bertram, with whom she resided, Alfreda Price, formerly of Hant's Harbour, Trinity Bay. Predeceased by her husband, Bertram, in 1980. Leaving to mourn her sons; Bertram Jr. (Lorraine) and Everett F. (Lorne); 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; sister; Elsie Newhook of Long Cove, Trininty Bay. Also numerous nieces and nephews and a multitude of friends . Resting at Green's Funeral Home in Winterton. Visitation from 10 am - 12 noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Wednesday and 10 am - 12 noon Thursday. A Service of celebration will be held at the Hant's Harbour Pentecostal Church, Hant's Harbour at 2 pm Thursday. Flowers will be gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Hant's Harbour Pentecostal Church or to Bethsada Pentecostal Church in St. John's.**

PROUDFOOT, Donald Hugh-
Peacefully at home on Saturday, April 3, 2004 age 60 years. Beloved husband of Ada (Whalen). Cherished father of Matthew and Ian. Dear brother of Joan Loveridge (Dale) and Gail Tracy (John). Also survived by his sisters-in-law Susan Smith (Cecil), Audrey Whalen-Way (Fred) and brother-in-law Albert Whalen (Linda), all of Newfoundland and Labrador. Predeceased by his parents Hugh and Iva (Langford) Proudfoot. Don was a proud Canadian. He was a kind and gentle man, well-liked, well-loved and will remain forever in our hearts. Friends may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Tuesday, April 6th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service in the chapel on Wednesday, April 7th at 11 a.m. Interment St. Andrew's Presbyterian Cemetery, Fort Coulonge, QC at 2 p.m. Reception at St. Andrew's church hall following interment. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre or the charity of your choice. Condolences, donations or tributes may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com
April 05, 2004

QUINLAN, John Edward -
It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of a husband, father, son, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin and dear friend at his home in Holyrood on Wednesday, April 28, 2004, John Quinlan, aged 38 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Robyn (nee Pardy); his children: Megan and Johnny; his dear parents, Colleen and John Quinlan; his sisters: Kimberley, Carolanne; his brothers: Edward (Tracey) and Jason; his nephew and niece, Jonathan and Jacinta; his mother-in-law Lorraine Pardy; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends, including his friend Billy (Lynn) Healey, Holyrood. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Thursday from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday from 12 noon - 1:30 p.m. Funeral will take place with Mass of Christian Burial at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 1, 2004. Cremation to follow with inurnment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
Sleep my beloved sleep
April 29, 2004

REID, Stanley -
Promoted to Glory at the Health Sciences Centre, Monday, April 12, Stanley Reid, aged 87 years. Left to cherish loving memories and thank God for his precious life are his beloved wife Rhoda (Woodland); children: Gerald, Carolyn (Ivan Hynes), David (Trish), Elizabeth (Perry Hynes), Donald (Joanne); grandchildren: Andrew, Adrienne, Natalie, Nathan, Evan, Miriam, Jacob, Samuel; brother: Albert (Muriel); sister: Marion LeDrew; brother-in-law: Bruce Woodland (Edith); sisters-in-law: Major Alma Hewlett, Maria Woodland, Lucy Woodland, and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visitation Wednesday, April 14, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Funeral at the Salvation Army Temple, 101 Torbay Road, Thursday, April 15, 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army St. John's Temple Songsters or to a charity of your choice.
"Well done, thou good and faithful servant!"
April 14, 2004

ROCK, Rosemary (O'Driscoll) -
Formerly of Bay Bulls. Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at Aurora, ON on Saturday, April 24, 2004. Predeceased by parents John and Amelia and brother John O'Driscoll. Leaving to mourn husband Peter; daughter Jacqui Dunphy; grandchildren: Rayne and Cali Dunphy; brothers: Thomas (Marguerite), James (Mary); sisters: Margaret Ann, Florence, Mary (David); and a large circle of relatives and friends.
May 01, 2004

ROGERS, Mary -
of Carbonear, NL who passed away peacefully at the Carbonear General Hospital, Carbonear, NL on Thursday, April 22, 2004. Mrs. Rogers was in her 84th year. She was predeceased by her husbands James Rogers and Bernard Fitzpatrick; parents, Daniel and Mary Ward; sisters: Margaret (Andrew) Butt, Johanna (Thomas) Fitzgerald, Gertrude (John William) George; brother Michael (Winnifred) Ward. She leaves to mourn her loving family, children: James (Joan) Fitzpatrick, Chilliwack, B.C., Bern (Irene) Fitzpatrick, Carbonear, Bill Rogers, Ontario, Richard (Charlene) Rogers, Carbonear, NL; 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a large circle of relatives and friends. The Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2004 from St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Carbonear, NL followed by the interment at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Carbonear, NL. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to a charity of ones choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Slade's Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear.
April 23, 2004

ROSSITER, Frank B. -
Passed peacefully away after a brief illness on Monday, April 19, 2004, at the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Centre, St. John's, NL. Frank B. Rossiter C.R.A. of St. John's, NL, Canada. Predeceased by his wife Eileen Jeans Rossiter, December 15, 1987; his parents John J. and Margaret Rossiter; six brothers; two sisters. Leaving to mourn with fond and happy memories, his loving, special friend, Joan Higgins and her family; nephews: Austin Rossiter (wife Lorraine, son Joseph Jr.), Frank Galaksa, Cape Coral, Florida (daughter Angela), John Galaska Jr., Joseph Galaska, Bernard Rossiter, John Rossiter, Paul Rossiter; nieces: Margaret Etiebet, Alexandra Allinson; also a large number of extended relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road, St. John's, NL. Visitation Friday, April 23, 2004 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, April 24, 2004 at 11 a.m. from St. Pius X Church, 16 Smithville Crescent, St. John's, NL. Cremation to follow. Inurnment at the family plot at Mount Carmel Cemetery, St. John's, NL. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
April 22, 2004

ROWE, Margaret Bernice (March)
September 3, 1923 - April 4, 2004
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Margaret was one of nine children born to Stephen and Gertrude March, Green's Harbour, Trinity Bay. She was predeceased by her parents and other family members as follows: husband Alfred, October 13, 1992; son Dennis, age four months, November 1960; sisters, Lillian Wheeler, Mildred Cranford, Elsie Holloway, Jane Cooper, brothers, Harold and Kenneth. She is survived by sisters Muriel Reid (Dildo) and Audrey Holloway (Port Blandford). On May 16, 1940 Margaret married Alfred Rowe of Chance Cove, whose parents she had worked for as a "servant girl." They became the proud parents of 15 children, nine sons and six daughters. Over the years, the family expanded to include six sons-in-law and eight daughters-in-law, 34 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She is survived by Shirley Collett (Leslie), Fair Haven, NL; Rona Jenkins (Wayne), Kitchener, ON; Reuben (Marilyn), Chance Cove; Major Raymond (Audrey), St. John's, NL; George (Sheila), Tumbler Ridge, BC; Herman (Carmel), Torbay, NL; Beulah Best (Fred), Brampton, ON; Marilyn Dyer (Brian), Thunder Bay, ON; Caroline Legge (Dennis), London, ON; Winsor (Karen), Parksville, BC; Paul (Marie), Chance Cove, NL; Major Craig (Patsy), Sudbury, ON; Velda Warren (Wade), Barrie, ON; Captain Peter (Janice), Kitchener, ON; and all 34 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Resting at the Salvation Army Citadel, Chance Cove from where the funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, April 6, 2004. Visiting hours 2-10 p.m. Monday, April 5th and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, April 6th. Donations in memory may be made to the Salvation Army, Chance Cove Corps.
"Servant of God, Well Done!"
April 05, 2004

SCHIMPF, Lorraine Catherine (nee Walsh) -
Passed peacefully away at Outer Cove on Monday, April 5, 2004, age 78 years, Lorraine Catherine Schimpf (nee Walsh), formerly of Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA. Predeceased by her husband Edward Schimpf and her brother Leonard. Leaving to mourn her daughter: Trudi L. Hall (Tim) of Virginia; step-daughter: Catherine A. Frey (Carl) of Florida; step-son: Edward J. Schimpf Jr. (Ashley) of Florida; sister: Marie Ellen Ballard of Arizona; brothers: Albert (Dolores) of St. John's and Gerald (Adelia) of Outer Cove; sister-in-law: Iris of St. John's; grandchildren: Edward J. Schimpf III and Ashley Schimpf; a very special and lifelong friend: Marguerite Dean; along with many close friends in Virginia Beach; also leaving a large circle of family and friends in Newfoundland. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Tuesday, April 6th, from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 7, 2004 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Church, Outer Cove. Cremation to Follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
April 06, 2004

SEVERN, Audrey Warren (nee Coultas) - Passed peacefully away April 18, 2004, in the arms of her daughter Karen. She was predeceased by her brothers Gus and Bill, as well as her sisters Helen and Norma. Audrey is survived by her remaining sister Phyllis Snow of St. John's, NL; she will be missed dearly by her children Karen (Deborah), Warren (Candi), Craig (May), Sharry (Tom) and Wayne; she will be remembered with love by her grandchildren Darrin, Chet, Meagan, Todd, Andy and Ashley; she also leaves five great-grandchildren. A Memorial was held at Ridge Meadow Seniors Centre, Maple Ridge, B.C.
June 15, 2004

SINYARD, Harold Sr. -
Passed away suddenly, however peacefully on Thursday, April 15, 2004 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, Harold Jordan Sinyard, age 75 years, formerly of Heart's Content. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife of 54 years Susie; three daughters: Frances Hirbod (husband Kaveh), Betty Brazil (husband Jim), and Glenda Burridge; two sons: Harold Jr. (wife Heather) and Brian (wife Fredda); nine grandchildren: Katherine and Alex Hirbod; Jaime, Steven and David Brazil; Amanda and Andrew Burridge; Joy Gallant (Dwain) and Mark Sinyard; one darling great-grandchild Jacob Barrett-Brazil; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends; special friends Howard and Anastatia Underhay and Frank and Elsie Layte. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service to be held from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue on Monday, April 19, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre, the Janeway Children's Hospital or the Salvation Army. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"His passion for his family and friends never died. He will be sadly missed by all."
April 17, 2004

SNOW, Mr. Bramwell B. -
Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Thursday, April 29, 2004, Bramwell B. Snow of Clarke's Beach, aged 91 years. Predeceased by his wife Myra, great-granddaughter Sarah R. Simms and brothers Cecil, Jim & Douglas Snow. Leaving to mourn, daughters: Annie May Fry of Clarke's Beach, Lillian Cavel (James) Anthony of Clarke's Beach; sister Vera (Doug) Morgan of Birch Hills; sisters-in-law: Maude Badcock, Pentecostal Home, Clarke's Beach, Dot Woodman, Scarborough; six grandchildren: Melvin (Sandra) Fry of Kelligrews, Wanda Whalen of New Hampshire, Dewayne (Irene) Fry of Burlington, Ontario, Denise (Keith) Smith of Clarke's Beach, Darlene (Kerry) Collins of Clarke's Beach, Donna (Donald) Goudie of Clarke's Beach; 11 great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach. Visitation 10 - 12 Noon; 2 - 5 P.M.; 7 - 9:30 P.M. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, May 01, 2004 at 4:00 P.M. from United Church, Clarke's Beach. Interment in the United Church Cemetery, Clarke's Beach. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the United Church Cemetery Fund, Clarke'sBeach.
May 01, 2004

SOPER, Jennie L. -
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, April 4, 2004, Jennie L. Soper of Harbour Grace, age 100 years. Predeceased by husband, John 1985; parents: Lorenzo and Mabel; brothers: George and Lorenzo; sisters: Ethel, Emma, Elizabeth and Lillian; mother-in-law: Marian (David) Murphy. Leaving to mourn, sisters-in-law: Sadie Slade, Carbonear, Helen (William) Meaney, California and Annie Stevenson, Corner Brook; brothers-in-law: George (Hilda) Soper, Corner Brook, Leonard Soper, Florida and Gerald (Mary) Butt, Boston; step-sisters-in-law: Molly Tobin, Corner Brook and Nellie Murphy, Stephenville; special cousins: Roy Ash and Helen Tilley, both of St. John's, a number of nieces and nephews as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE until 12:00 noon Wednesday, April 7. Funeral service 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 her memory may be made to St. Paul's Anglican 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 additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
April 06, 2004

STARKES, Harry Cecil
WWII Veteran
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Passed peacefully away surrounded by his family at the Caribou Memorial Veterans Pavillion in St. John's on April 23, 2004, Harry Cecil Starkes, aged 82 years. Predeceased by his parents Roland and Mary Starkes and brother Harold Starkes. Left with fond and loving memories his devoted wife Helen; daughter Barbara Hardy (John); grandsons: Jonathan (Yvette) and Jamie Hardy; nieces Bette Spracklin and Marion Kendall and their respective families. Also a large circle of friends and relatives. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Gordon Woolfrey's Funeral Home in Lewisporte, NL.
April 24, 2004

TAPPER, Rita B. (nee Sullivan) -
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, April 13, 2004, at home, surrounded by her loving family, Rita Bernadette Tapper, aged 81. Predeceased by her husband Henry. Leaving to mourn her daughters: Winnie (Larry Meyers), Monica (Harry Escott) and Debbie; sons: John (Paula), Henry Jr. and Wayne; grandchildren: Desi, Shane, Rita, Jesse, Jody, Heather, Lesley, David, Adam, Steven, Neil, Kim and great-granddaughter: Vanessa; special brother: Mike Sullivan (Linda); sisters: Stella Gray (Don) of New Mexico, Josephine Snow of Ontario and Francis Aker of Minnesota; sisters-in-law Madeline Sullivan of New York and Irene O'Reilly of St. John's; special friends: Marilyn Oakley of St. John's and Isabel and Mike Power of Alberta; also several nieces and nephews. The Family wishes to extend special thanks to Dr. Paul Skirving and nurses Lori and Kay. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, April 15th, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Spina Bifida Association.
April 14, 2004

TETFORD, Mr. William (Bill) C. -
Passed away at his late residence, Shearstown on Thursday, April 29, 2004, William (Bill) C. Tetford, aged 54 years, former owner of the Maple Lodge Personal Care Home, Shearstown. Predeceased by his parents William & Margaret Tetford. Leaving to mourn wife Jean; son Claude; granddaughter Faith; brother John Tetford, all of Shearstown; brothers-in-law: Edmund (Helen) Seymour, James (Juanita) Seymour, Clayton (Linda) Seymour, Rex (Dorothy) Seymour, Adrian (Dianne) Seymour, David (Elizabeth) Seymour; sisters-in-law: Winnie (Dave) Young, Olive (Dave) Butler, Betty (Cal) Jones, Jessie Akerman, Bonnie (Chris) Goodyear and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation 10:00 A.M. - 10:00 P.M. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, May 01, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. from St. Mark's Anglican Church, Shearstown. Interment in the St. Mark's Anglican Cemetery, Shearstown. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the St. Mark's Anglican Church, Shearstown.
May 01, 2004

VIVIAN, Hilda -
Passed away suddenly at Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, April 14, 2004, Hilda Vivian of Heart's Delight, formerly from Hant's Harbour, age 79 years. Leaving to mourn two sons: Boyd Vivian (Mary), Heart's Delight and Jeff Gulliford (Muriel), Hant's Harbour; six dearly loved grandchildren: Karl (Lynda), Kurt (Lisa), Kelly (David), Krista (Jason), Kim (Richard) and Chad (Melanie); seven great-grandchildren; sister Hettie Hardy (Eric); brother Bob Pelly (Fran); sisters-in-law: Aileen Dunlop and Blanche Vivian; brother and sister-in-law, Eric and Rita Gulliford; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Green's Funeral Home, Winterton. Visiting hours Thursday and Friday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church, Hant's Harbour. Interment in the United Church Cemetery, Hant's Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Hant's Harbour United Church Memorial Fund or Bethel United Church, Heart's Delight.
A mother's love is a blessing
April 15, 2004

WATTS, Beatrice Tabea (Ford) -
Passed peacefully away at her home in Northwest River, Labrador on Monday, April 26, 2004 at the age of 72. Born in Nain, Labrador on April 1, 1932 she was the daughter of the late Julius (Joe) and Rosina (Pamak) Ford of Black Island, Labrador. Throughout her life, Beatrice received recognition and awards for her dedication as Educator, Advocate and Volunteer. She was on many Boards and Committees locally, provincially and nationally working on women's issues, preserving Labrador heritage and promoting human rights in general. Beatrice was a passionate force with regards to the Labrador Inuit, their culture and language. Beatrice will most be remembered for her roles as sister, wife, mother, grandmother and aunt and as friend and mentor to so many. Her kind, giving spirit will be missed. Beatrice is survived by husband: Ronald and children: Gwendolyn (Kay), Dartmouth, N.S., Keith (Sandra), Northwest River, Jill (Ninian), Miramichi, N.B., Thomas, Goose Bay, Ian (Renee), Goose Bay; grandchildren: Amy, Rebecca, Kate, Rachel, Alex, Liam Cameron and Liam Ronald; sisters: Sophie, Christine, Dora, Judy and Ellen; sister-in-law: Jessie. Predeceased by parents and by brothers: Wilfred, John and Donald. At Beatrice's request, cremation has taken place with ashes laid to rest in Northwest River following a Memorial Service on Thursday, April 29, 2004.
May 08, 2004

WHITE, Wayne William -
Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 6, 2004, at the Health Sciences Centre, aged 58 years, originally from O'Regan's, Codroy Valley, NL. Predeceased by his father William. Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 34 years and best friend Marilyn (nee Fagan); his daughter: Heidi (John Wade), Lloydminster, Alberta; his son: Wayne, Halifax, NS; his mother: Rita Penney (Lion's Manor, Placentia); his brother: Brian (Pearl), St. Anthony; his sister: Madonna (John Collins), Placentia; his sister-in-law: Gerry Ryan (John), St. John's and other family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, April 8, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
April 07, 2004

WILLIAMS, Eric William
Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, April 4, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre, Eric W. Williams, age 72 years. Well-known farmer of the Goulds. Predeceased by parents: Ernest and Rita, daughter: Scharmaine, brothers: Harry and Warrick; sisters-in-law: Mary and Rose. Leaving to mourn loving wife of 45 years, Madonna (nee Oliver); two sons Warrick and Christopher (Dwana); two daughters: Audrey O'Brien (Jimmy) and Lisa Jane Woodfine (Tony), Smithers BC. Five grandchildren: Michael and Erica O'Brien, Mackenzie and Emily Woodfine, Sherri-Lynn Bussey; two brothers: Owen Williams (Becky), S.C. and Hector Williams (Elaine); three sisters: Audrey Williams, Lorna Auld, S.C. and Clarice Williams; five sisters-in-law: Bernadine, Maureen, Genevieve, Pauline and Georgina; also a large number of other relatives and friends, especially his friend Weldon. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 10 a.m.- 12 noon Wednesday. Funeral service on Wednesday April 7, 2004, at 2 p.m. from St. Paul's Anglican Church, Goulds. Interment to follow in Presentation Cemetery, Goulds. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Eric's memory may be made to St. Paul's Anglican Church, Goulds or to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
April 05, 2004

YETMAN, Edward T.
Passed away suddenly at his residence on Sunday, April 18, 2004. Edward T. Yetman of Shea Heights, aged 65 years. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Blanche Yetman; sister Nell and brother Joe. Leaving to mourn his partner, Margie; one daughter Connie (Randy); one granddaughter Becky (Hubert); poppy's little great-grandson Joshua; two brothers: Andrew (Mary) and Harry (Mary); four sisters: Mary, Shirl (Fred) Tulk, Bernice (Jack) Brown, Joan (Bill) Clarke; one sister-in-law, Joan Kerwin; a large number of nieces and nephews; his friends of Golden Vista Manor; special friends John and Bill Westcott; also many other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Special thank you to Msgr. Doody, Father Brown and Dr. Boodansingh. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, April 27th, 2004 at 4 p.m. from St. John Bosco Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Edward T. Yetman Memorial Fund, CIBC Bank, Hamlyn Road Branch.
"His passion for his family, friends and COMMUNITY never died"
He will be sadly missed by all
April 24, 2004

 

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