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The Telegram Obituaries
August 2003

 

ABBOTT, Mary Enid - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, August 19, 2003, Mary Enid Abbott of Cupids, aged 85 years. Leaving to mourn one daughter, Norma Bonnell of Cupids; three sisters: Sadie Mutford, Etobicoke, Ontario, Clarice Russell, Corner Brook and Dorothy French, Whitby, Ontario; also one brother, George Taylor, South River. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus until 12 noon on Friday, August 22, 2003. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Cupids. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Bible Society.
August 21, 2003

ABBOTT, Rita - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Rita Abbott, age 81 years. Predeceased by parents Ellen and Joseph Hunt, sister Margaret Bromley; brothers Edmund, William, John and James, in-laws Herb Bromley, Thomas Casey, Annie Hunt and Nellie Hunt. Leaving to mourn her devoted and loving husband of 48 years, Leonard; sisters Adele Hunt and Rose Casey; sisters-in-law Margaret Hunt, Gladys Angel; and many nieces and nephews, as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Thursday, August 7 and Friday, August 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m. Funeral mass on Saturday, August 9 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church, Mundy Pond Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road.
August 07, 2003

ABBOTT, Rita - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Rita Abbott, age 81 years. Predeceased by parents Ellen and Joseph Hunt; sister Margaret Bromley; brothers: Edmund, William, John and James; in-laws: Herb Bromley, Thomas Casey, Annie Hunt and Nellie Hunt. Leaving to mourn her devoted and loving husband of 48 years, Leonard; sisters: Adele Hunt and Rose Casey; sisters-in-law: Margaret Hunt, Gladys Angel; and many nieces and nephews, as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Thursday, August 7 and Friday, August 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral mass on Saturday, August 9 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church, Mundy Pond Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road.
August 08, 2003

ANTLE, Mary - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, August 30, 2003 at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home, Mary Antle, age 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Charles and brother Pat O`Neill. Leaving to mourn two sons Gerry O`Neill and Dave Antle, two sisters Alice and Margaret O`Neill, step-children Joan Hussey, Dorothy Clarke and Charles Antle Jr., three grandchildren Colleen, Michael and Brian O`Neill. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home on Sunday 7-10 p.m., and Monday 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral mass 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003 at the Basilica. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
August 30, 2003

BAGGS, Viola - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, St. John`s on Monday, August 25, 2003, Viola A. Baggs of Adam`s Cove, age 91 years. Predeceased by husband Allan 1986; brothers: Arthur and Leslie; sisters: Doris, Bessie and Myrtle. Leaving to mourn: two daughters: Doris (Don) Hiscock, St. John`s and Carol (Elliott) Reid, Western Bay; five grandchildren: Sharon (Scott), Valerie (Paul), Karen (William), Scott (Kelly) and Stephanie (Carl); four great-grandchildren: Nicole, Dustin, Kelsey and Karla; one brother: Harold (Pearl) Stanford, Broad Cove; sisters-in-law: Vera Stanford, Adam`s Cove, Marion Baggs, Victoria, Ethel Baggs, Toronto, ON, Lillian Hollett, Grand Beach, F. Bay, Pearl (Melvin) Finlayson and Lucy Baggs, both of Sydney, NS; also a large number of nieces, nephews as well as other relatives and friends at the Maple Woods Apts., St. John`s and Adam`s Cove. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, MAIN HIGHWAY, WESTERN BAY until 12:00 noon Thursday, August 28. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Blackhead. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Adam`s Cove School. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m.-12:00 noon, 2:00-5:00 p.m., 7:00-9:30 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.
August 27, 2003

BAKER, Wayne Howard - Passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer at the Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2003, Wayne Baker, aged 50 years, of Goobies. Predeceased by daughter Michelle; mom Frances; dad George; nieces Paula and Connie. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Ivy of 30 years; daughter Nicole (Lambert Stacey) of Brampton, Ontario; son Jamie (Tina) of St. Jones Within; sisters: Yvonne (John Daddish) of Dellslow, West Virginia, Shirley (Mike Grant and family) of Stellarton, Nova Scotia, Edith (Dave Soper) of Goobies; brother Melvin (Olive) of Goobies; one special grandchild, Cody, and special nieces and nephews. Rested at the Pentecostal Church, Goobies. Funeral took place 2 p.m. on Wednesday, September 3, 2003 from the Pentecostal Church, Goobies, with interment at the Pentecostal Cemetery in Goobies. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville.
We will all understand it better by and by
September 04, 2003

BARBOUR, Cluny - Passed peacefully away at Health Sciences Centre CCU on Monday, August 18, 2003, Cluny K. Barbour, age 86. Predeceased by wife Olive, April 30, 2001. Left to celebrate his full life are his daughters: Marion (Jim Morris), Jeanette (Jim Williams), Betty (Glenn Andrews); nine much loved grandchildren: Krista (Paul), Michael (Carrie-Lynn), Renée (Lou), Lea-Ann (Joey), Tracey (Todd), Jason and Glenn Andrews, Cory and Adam (Nicole) Williams. Idolized great-grandchildren: Alyssa and Sarah Williams, Karly and Madison Williams, Zachary, Sarina and Samuel Carosielli, Joanne and James Minnett, Spencer and Faith Noseworthy, Devon and Emma Andrews. Extra special niece Florence White. Other special nieces and nephews and friends. His two furry pals Rocky and Holly. At his request, cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations made in his name to his favorite charity - Janeway Children`s Hospital. Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery on Wednesday, August 20, at 2 p.m. You`re welcome to come celebrate his life with his family at the residence of Marion Morris, 573 Main Road, Pouch Cove, on Friday, August 22, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
August 19, 2003

BARNES, Laura Jane (nee Burton) September 17, 1903 - August 3, 2003 - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Sunday, August 3, 2003, Laura Jane Barnes, aged 99 years. Predeceased by her husband Harold (1955), brothers Richard and Theodore and sister Mildred Wareham. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons Ted (Violet), Frank (Helen), with whom she resided; daughter Enid (Jim Strong); sister Marjorie Burton, sisters-in-law Isabel Barnes, Florence Burton and Lilian Burton; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. At mother`s request, cremation has taken place and family will be receiving visitors at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday and from 10 a.m.-12 noon on Wednesday. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 6 at the St. John the Evangelist Church, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Old Church Preservation Fund, Topsail. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guestbook.
August 04, 2003

BARNES, Laura Jane (nee Burton) September 17, 1903 - August 3, 2003- Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Sunday, August 3, 2003, Laura Jane Barnes, aged 99 years. Predeceased by her husband Harold (1955), brothers Richard and Theodore and sister Mildred Wareham. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons Ted (Violet), Frank (Helen), with whom she resided; daughter Enid (Jim Strong); sister Marjorie Burton, sisters-in-law Isabel Barnes, Florence Burton and Lilian Burton; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. At mother`s request, cremation has taken place and family will be receiving visitors at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday and from 10 a.m.-12 noon on Wednesday. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 6 at the St. John the Evangelist Church, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Old Church Preservation Fund, Topsail. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guestbook.
August 05, 2003

BARRETT, Pansy M. - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit on Saturday, August 23, 2003, Pansy Barrett, age 81 years. "Aunt Pansy" leaves to mourn a large circle of family and friends. At Pansy`s request cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2003 at 11:00 am from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
September 15, 2003

BARTLETT, William Francis - Passed peacefully away at his residence on Tuesday, August 5, 2003, age 77 years. Predeceased by his parents, James and Sarah; sister Ida Dietrich; Brothers: James, Fred, Harry, Doug and Jack. Left with fond and loving memories, wife Theresa (nee Gosse); children: Mary, James (Linda), Margaret, Debbie, Brenda (Richard Spurrell); grandchildren: Leslie Ann, Ann Marie, Brenda Lee, Travis, Clyde, Daniel and Liam; great-grandchildren: Brent, Jasmine, Amber; brother George; sisters: Bernice and Mary (London, Ontario); also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, August 8, 2003, 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 one`s choice.
August 07, 2003

BASTOW, David Alan - Passed away after a brief illness on Sunday, August 3, 2003 at St. Clare`s Hospital, David Bastow, aged 77. Youngest son of the late Hugh Alan and Mabel Bastow. Predeceased by his beloved wife Susannah (Parsons) and by his brother Gerald H. Beloved father of Andrea (Nevin Sivers) Bracebridge, Ontario and Philip (Janice) of Toronto, and loving grandfather to Mark Bastow. Also leaving to mourn two sisters: Ruth Miller (Herb) and Eileen Martin (Graham); two brothers: Gordon J. (Mardi) and Douglas (Elizabeth); cherished friend of both his late wife and David, Phyllis Hamlyn (Moncton); and by many nieces and nephews throughout the province and nation. David touched many people with whom he sang including The Anglican Cathedral Choir, The St. John`s Choir, The Cathedral Echoes Choir, The Wesley Men`s Choir and many other informal groups throughout his life. We wish to extend our gratitude to the caring staff at St. Clare`s Hospital and the Leonard A. Miller Center and Dr. Al Felix for his care. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Augustine`s Anglican Church on Thursday, August 7, 2003 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In memory of David Bastow, donations may be made to the Leonard A. Miller Center in care of the Health Care Foundation.
"Smiling, Caring, Singing A Gentleman - Our Father."
August 05, 2003

BELLOWS, Harold Roy - Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, August 29, 2003, age 74 years. Predeceased by his first wife Olive, 1993. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife Bridget (Morgan); children: Dawn Gallant (Raymond), Michele Bellows (Mark), Ottawa, Christina Whelan (Mike) and Randy; grandchildren: Kelly and Kevin Gallant, Daniel, Marc and Geoffrey Humber, Ottawa, Michael and Christopher Hatcher; very special brother, Br. Gordon Bellows, CFC, Toronto; step-children: Norman Morgan (Sabrina) and Michelle Morgan; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Sunday from 12 noon - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Church, Smithville Crescent. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
August 29, 2003

BENNETT (Moores), Cecily Phyllis, Minden, LA - Funeral services for Cecily Phyllis (Moores) Bennett, 72 will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at the Hill Crest Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Joe Hunter and Rev. Brian Hamilton officiating. Interment will follow in Hill Crest Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2003 at the Hill Crest Funeral Home. Mrs. Bennett entered into rest Sunday, August 17, 2003 in Shreveport, LA. She was a retired registered nurse and a resident of Minden since 1988. Cecily was preceded in death by her son, Walter Bennett; brother, Roy Moores, and her parents. Survivors include her husband of fifty years Thomas W. Bennett; a son, Terry W. Bennett of Fresno, CA; one sister, Pearl Moores of Harbor Grace, NL, Canada; and a granddaughter, Tabitha Guerra of Waskom, TX. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jeremy Bandy, Jimmy Bandy, Jimmy Lindsey, Richard Burk, and Roger Bates. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Patrick Connor, Dr. Roscoe Chan, Dr. Benjamin Ngwyen, and the staff of the Cancer Treatment Center, and third floor staff, of Christus Schumpert Medical Center. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, or to the charity of the donor`s choice.
August 19, 2003

BENNETT, Christine M. - Passed peacefully away at Placentia Health Centre on August 3, 2003, after a short and courageous battle with cancer. Christine Bennett, age 66 of Freshwater, P.B. Predeceased by parents William and Leticia Flynn, son Daniel and Aunt Catherine Lockyer; nee Greene. Left with fond and loving memories her husband of 46 years, Peter. Daughters, Shirley (Jim), Imelda (Andy), Denise (Wish). Sons, Jerome (Bernice), Anthony, Kevin, Peter Jr., Brendon (Pauline), Brian (Darlene), Denis (Wilma), Wayne (Dwight), brothers, Frank Flynn (Violet) and Peter Flynn. Ten grandchildren, Darlene, Neil, Bradley, Chad, Evan, Tyler, Krystal, Brian, Brittany and Ashley. Special family and friends Christine Lockyer and the Lockyer family, Dominic and Madonna Fitzgerald, Cecil and Mary Greene; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thank you to Father Roche, doctors and staff of 5 NA, HSC, and Placentia Health Centre. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral mass to take place at Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater P.B. at a time to be announced. Interment to follow in Coombs Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia.
August 04, 2003

BISHOP, John (Jack) T. - Passed peacefully away at the Pentecostal Senior Citizen`s Home, Clarke`s Beach, on Sunday, August 3rd, John (Jack) T. Bishop, of Tilton, age 91 years. He is predeceased by his parents Noah and Bertha Bishop, wife Helen (Nellie) (2000), daughter Sylvia (1950), brother Harold (1998) and the following in-laws: Fred and Eileen Smith, Jacob and Becky Smith, John Drodge, Richard and Suzanna Neil, Joseph Smith and Edward Glover. Leaving to mourn three daughters: Bernice (Capt. Edward Parsons), Spaniards Bay, Audrey (Graham Smith), Trinity East, Norma (Wayne Mercer), Main Point, Gander Bay; one son Douglas (Charlotte), Tilton; eleven grandchildren: Jason (wife Angela), Angela, Cory, Amanda, Sylvia, Paula, Joanne, Wanda Lee, Stephanie, Andrew, Abigail; two great-grandchildren: Michaela and Jared; four sisters-in-law: Mary Bishop, Spaniard`s Bay, Eileen Dodge, Mount Pearl, Winnifred Glover, Witless Bay, Jane Smith, Tilton and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Young`s Funeral Home, Spaniard`s Bay. The funeral will take place on Wednesday, August 6th at 2 p.m. from All Saint`s Anglican Church, Tilton with interment to follow at All Saint`s Anglican Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to All Saint`s Cemetery Fund.
August 05, 2003

BLACKWOOD, Pearl (nee Wicks) - Passed peacefully away at The Agnes Pratt Nursing Home on Monday, August 11, 2003, Pearl Blackwood, aged 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Capt. James Blackwood, grandson Blair Greening, son-in-law Gary Glass and brother Eric Wicks. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her son Angus (Mary), Eric (Aline), Job (Myra), Charlie (Louise), Colin (Greta) and Jeff (Wanda); daughters: Alice Oty (Jim), Henrietta Cooze (Carmen), Sophie Glass, Martha Greening (Glenn), Rosaline Caines (Ted) and Della Thomas (Greg); thirty-four beloved grandchildren and their families. Also leaving to mourn brother Lloyd Wicks (Eileen); sisters: Annie Knee and Patsy Nichol; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends, especially the residents and staff of Agnes Pratt Home. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday from 7-9 pm and Wednesday from 10 am - 12 noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Cremation to follow. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 14, 2003, at 11:00 am from St. Jame`s United Church with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to The Alzheimer Society or a charity of one`s choice.
August 12, 2003

BRAGG, Roy J. - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville on Wednesday, August 27, 2003. Roy J. Bragg, aged 72 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Joan; sons: Len (wife Wanda), Edwin (wife Bonnie), Elwin (wife Denise), Robert (wife Kimberly); grandchildren: Roi-Ann, Jordan, Mitchell, Matthew, Amy, Shayla, Jenna; sisters: Hazel, Nellie and Hattie; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Strathie`s Funeral Home in Catalina. Funeral services to take place on Friday, August 29, 2003 at 2 p.m. at Bethany United Church, Catalina. Flowers gratefully accepted.
August 29, 2003

BREEN, Gerald Michael - Passed suddenly away on Sunday, August 17, 2003, at the Health Sciences Centre, Gerald Michael Breen, aged 40 years. Predeceased by his parents, Reginald and Margaret of Kilbride. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his sister, Barbara (Bob), brothers, Wayne and Ronald. Also many nieces, nephews, uncles and aunts. Many memories and heartfelt thank-you to all the special people in Gerald`s life at the East Coast Residential Support (Dundas Street). A very special thank-you to Dan, Rhonda, Robyn and Kathy. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home LeMarchant Road on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral mass to take place on Thursday August 21, 2003 from Corpus Christi Church at a time to be announced. Interment to follow at Kilbride Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
August 18, 2003

BREEN, Mary Elizabeth (Mollie) Murphy - The funeral arrangements for the late Mrs. Mary Breen have been changed. Visitation will take place from Carnell`s Funeral Home on Thursday, August 21 and Friday August 22, 2003. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
August 15, 2003

BROWN, Lily Belle - Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John`s on August 6, Lily Bell Brown of Clarenville in her 73rd year. Predeceased by husband Charles - 1988. Left with fond and loving memories her daughter Cynthia (Nathaniel) of St. John`s, sons Paul (Helena) of Huntington Beach, Randy (Ann) of Ottawa, Scott (Phyllis) of Fort McMurray, Dennis (Joaquina) of Barcelona, Spain. Sisters Margaret (Melvin) of Ontario, Allison (Chesley) of Queen`s Cove, Eva (Alfred) of Americus, Georgia, U.S.A. Brother Lewis of Clarenville. Seven grandchildren: Jaime, Adam, Aaron, Conor, Caden, Daly, Grace, special nephew Samuel Adey and family of Clarenville, special friends Bill and Joan Northover of Clarenville and a large number of relatives and friends. Remains will be resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home in Clarenville. Funeral will be 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Salvation Army Citadel church with interment at Interdenominational Cemetery in Salvage. In her memory, flowers are accepted or a Memorial Fund to the Salvation Army in Clarenville.
August 10, 2003

BROWNRIGG, Patrick J. - Passed peacefully away at St. John`s on August 26, 2003, Patrick J. Brownrigg, aged 89 years. Predeceased by his sisters: Mary Wood and Elizabeth Kelly and his brother: Dr. Garrett M. Brownrigg, all of St. John`s. Leaving to mourn his nieces; Janet Morrissey (the Late Ferdinand Morrissey) and Lynn Spracklin (Wayne) of St. John`s, Ann Church (Bill) of Barrie, Ont.; nephews: John Wood (Maureen) of Ottawa, Ont., John Kelly (Hannah) of Nepean, Ont., Ronald Kelly of Toronto, Ont., Hubert Kelly (Diane) of Toronto, Ont. and Garrett W. Brownrigg (Sheila) of Sicamous, BC; a large number of grandnieces, grandnephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Thursday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral arrangements to be announced. Interment to follow Belvedere Cemetery.
August 27, 2003

BRYANT, Marion Irene (nee Brown) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Monday, August 4, 2003, age 78 years. Marion Irene Bryant, formerly of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Predeceased by her husband, Herbert W.F. Bryant of Hickman`s Harbour, Random Island, in 1986. Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, daughters: Lynn, Pamela and Shelley; son Herbert; grandchildren: Fonda, Kyle and Craggen; and great-grandson Henry, as well as other relatives and many dear friends. Cremation has taken place. Funeral Service will be held at Atlantic Funeral Home, Bayer`s Road, Halifax, NS on Saturday, August 23, 2003 at 11 a.m. Donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Lung Association.
August 08, 2003

BUGDEN, Arthur E. - Passed away suddenly at the General Hospital, Health Sciences Centre on Friday, Aug. 15, 2003, Arthur E. Bugden, age 76. Predeceased by first wife Vera (Tucker) and son Edward. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, wife Shirley (Hoddinott); sons Wilbert (Karen), Bob (Shirley) and daughter Shelley (Jim). Also left to mourn brother Mann (Emily) and grandchildren Paula (Rick), Adam, Luke, Kate, Amanda, Colin, Carrie-Ann, Brittany and Ariana; as well as sisters-in-law Hilda, Pearl and Joan; and brother-in-law Don. Also left with fond memories: stepchildren Valerie, Paul and Warren; and grandchildren Adam, Andrew, Jason and Amanda; as well as many relatives and friends. Visitation from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2003 at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. Memorial service to be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Barrett`s Chapel. Donations in his memory may be made to the School Lunch Program. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign memorial guest book.
August 17, 2003

BULL, Phoebe Alma - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Aug. 24, 2003, Phoebe Alma Bull in her 91st year. Leaving to mourn son Norman (Violet), grandson Peter (Mandy), granddaughter Christine (Michael), great grandson Ronan, brother-in-law John (Madelene) and a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Holy Cross Church Cemetery Fund or a charity of one`s choice. Funeral services will be held at Holy Cross Church, Eastport, Aug. 28, 2003 at 2:30 p.m.
August 25, 2003

BUTT, Marjorie W. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, August 30, 2003, Marjorie W. Butt of Harbour Grace, age 104 years. Predeceased by husband Charles Chesley "C.C."; daughter Irene Geiler; son Arthur; sons-in-law Garth Crowe and Louis Shultz. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Elizabeth Shultz, Champaign, Illinois and Ruth Crowe, Carbonear; two sons, Eric (Norma), Vancouver, B.C., and Bertran, Harbour Grace; one daughter-in-law: Rita Butt, Edmonton, Alberta; one son-in-law: Ronald Geiler, Syracuse, New York; 16 grandchildren: Brenda, Laurie, Karen, Jennifer, Sheree, Tim, Ron, Bob, Jon, Peter, David, Elizabeth, David, Nancy, Steven and Kevin; 23 great-grandchildren: Andrew, Heather, Justin, Sarah, Robyn, Sophia, Eric, Malaya, Shiel, Warren, Jason, Jake, Brittanny, Anne, Alexander, Brian, Allyson, Michael, Emma, Laura, Erin, Emily and Catherine; one great-great grandchild: Garrett; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel`s Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace, until noon on Tuesday, September 2. 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 the TCP Health Foundation, the Janeway Children`s Hospital or a charity of one`s choice. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m.- noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 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.
September 02, 2003

CHAFE, Raymond Stephen - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, August 18, 2003, age 52 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Launa; daughter Tammy (Paul), grandchildren: Heather, Paul J., Morgan and Abigail; daughter Tina (Andrew), grandson Bryan; sons Alvin (Nicolle), granddaughter Sadie; and son Stephen; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Private family services have taken place. Donations in his memory may be made to the Brian Tumor Society, Health Sciences Centre.
August 19, 2003

CHALKER, James R. - Passed away peacefully in his 91st year surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his wife Margaret (nee Butt) and his granddaughter Holly Langin. Leaving to mourn his sons: Richard (Elizabeth) and Tim (Judy); daughter Jill (Cliff Langin); grandchildren: Lynn Puddester, Jim and Vicki Chalker, Glen and Scott Langin, Tim and Meghan Chalker; eight great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; sister-in-law, Alice Crosbie; very special friend Sandra Elliot; also a large number of nieces and nephews. Fondly known as J.R. by family and friends. He had a fulfilling and extraordinary life. He was a businessman, who was elected to the House of Assembly in 1949 and was a member of the first elected Liberal cabinet under Premier Joseph R. Smallwood and was the last serving member of that cabinet. He was a chartered member and past president of the Kinsmen Club of St. John`s. Past member of St. John`s Masonic Lodge. J.R. was born in St. John`s October 9, 1912, son of James Rich and Mary (Burne). The way he made us all feel very welcome in his beloved home, "The Gizzie" and his sense of humor will be greatly missed by all. Family will be receiving visitors at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 7-9 p.m. Monday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at 11 a.m. from St. Thomas Anglican Church. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Rd. In lieu of flowers, donation in J.R.`s memory may be made to the CNIB.
August 18, 2003

CHEESEMAN, Roy L. - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre Palliative Care Unit on Thursday, August 14, 2003. Roy Cheeseman, age 81 years. Predeceased by parents John T. and Mona (Ludlow) and daughter Elizabeth Jane. Left to cherish happy memories his wife Vicki; son Larry (Kathy); daughters: Lynn Roese, Australia, Vicki Stokes (Nelson), Christine Olsen, London, ON; grandchildren: Lauren and Michael Cheeseman, Jacqueline, Shawn, Karen and Douglas Roese and Jennifer, Andrew, Gillian and Andrea Stokes; brother E.W. (Ted) Cheeseman (Jean), Brantford, ON; aunt, Reeta Russell and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Roy`s family wish to extend heartfelt thanks to the staff at Palliative Care for their very special care during his stay with them. At Roy`s request, cremation has taken place. Relatives and friends may visit the family at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Mark`s Anglican Church, Logy Bay Road with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers charitable donations in Roy`s memory may be made to the Leonard A. Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit.
August 15, 2003

CLARKE, COISH (Janet W.) (nee Hepburn) - age 80 passed away at Amherst, N.S. August 29, 2003, leaving to mourn loving son Arnot and daughter-in-law Gladys (nee Janes), granddaughters Andrea (Jason McInnis), Susan and Jennifer, sister Christine Worters, Oxford England, sister-in-law Mildred Harris (William, C.A.) and nieces and nephews in England, Newfoundland and Ontario. Predeceased by husband Charles in 1984. Janet was born to Dr. Arnot and Jenny Hepburn in April 24, 1923 Norwich, England and was educated in England. She served in The WAAF (Womens Auxiliary Air Force) as a radar operator during WWII. A British War bride, she became a Newfoundland resident in 1946 and Canadian citizen in 1964. She joined Ayres & Sons Ltd in the early 1960`s as a Personnel Manager, while her husband worked as a manager at Bowring Bros. Ltd. After retiring in the late 1970`s, Janet enjoyed spending time with her family and was an avid reader. Cremation has taken place. Visitation 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Friday, September 5, 2003 at Barrett`s Funeral Home St. Johns, NL. A public funeral service to take place Saturday, September 6th at 2 p.m. from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, VON, or The Heart and Stroke Foundation. In Amherst, N.S., arrangements are entrusted to Campbell`s Funeral Home (902-667-9906) www.campbellsfh.com
September 04, 2003

CLARKE, Russell Myles - Passed away suddenly on August 3rd, 2003 in St. John`s, NL, Russ Clarke, former CBC T.V. and Radio Announcer and well known local musician. Predeceased by his wife Margaret Gertrude, his parents William and Catherine Clarke; brothers: Francis and Randall; sisters: Shirley and Joan. Leaving to mourn daughters: Regina, Mary and Denise; sons: Bill (Tina), Randy (Nancy), and Russ (Laurie). Grandchildren: Christine, Stephen and Mark, Sylvana and Marla, Ryan, Laurissa and Erica, Alison and Jennifer, Christina, Michael and James as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road, St. John`s, NL. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday 2 pm - 4 pm and 7 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday 2 pm from St. Teresa`s Parish, Mundy Pond Road, St. John`s, NL. Donations in his memory can be made to the School Of Music, Memorial University of Newfoundland. As his wish, cremation to follow and his cremains to be placed at his two most favorite spots, St. Mary`s Bay, NL and New Waterford, NS.
August 05, 2003

COFFEY, Margaret A. - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit on Monday, August 11, 2003, age 62 years. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughter, Nicole Myers (Dean Butland); grandson: Jordan; granddaughter: Taylor; her life-long companion John Collins and his family; sisters: Marie and Frances; brother: Thomas and special nephew Billy as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives 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, August 14, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Peter`s Church, Mount Pearl. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
August 13, 2003

COFFIN, Jean Frances (Jones) - On August 18, 2003, Jean Coffin of Lewisporte, formerly of Joe Batt`s Arm, quietly and peacefully passed away at age 84 in Topsail. She is predeceased by husband Percy, five infant children, brothers: Harvey and Gerald and sister Phyllis. Left to mourn are: brother Owen (Betty) of St. John`s; sister Mildred Blundon of Port aux Basques and several nieces and nephews and special friends in Lewisporte. Visitation at Barrett`s Funeral Home, Hamilton Ave. on Tuesday, August 19 from 10:30 am to 12:00, 2:00 to 4:00 pm, 7:00 to 9:00 pm and Wednesday from 10:30 am to 12:00 noon. Funeral service from Barrett`s Chapel, at a time to be announced. Interment at Lewisport at a time to be announced. Flowers gratefully declined but donations may be made in her memory to St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Lewisporte, or the Neo-Natal unit of the Janeway Hospital.
August 19, 2003

COLBERT, Annie - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of her loving family, on Wednesday, August 27, 2003, Annie Colbert of St. Michael`s, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her husband John, son Harold and daughter Shirley Norman. Mourning her passing are her daughters: Mildred (Pete), Cynthia (John); brothers Will Walsh (Clara), Albert Walsh (Mary); son-in-law Jim Norman; special niece Yvonne (Boyd); grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and a host of loyal friends. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation on Thursday, August 28, from 2 - 10 p.m. and Friday August 29 from 2 - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from St. Michael`s Church on Saturday, August 30 at 11 a.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the St. Michael`s Cemetery Fund.
August 28, 2003

COLE, Roy Joseph - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, August 15, 2003, after a courageous battle with Cancer, age 68 years. Served with 2PPCLI and the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, retired salesman. Predeceased by his parents: Bruce and Genevieve; brothers: Francis and Gerald. Left to mourn his wife of 46 years Betty (nee Breen); five sons: Victor (Wanda), Derek (Paula), Wayne (Denise), Craig (Coraine) and Gary (Johanne); daughter: Karen (Geoff) Paddock; and his nine grandchildren: Nicholas, Chelsea, Meagan, Zachary, Amy, Jennifer, Laura, Shane and Jacob. Also leaving to mourn his brother Peter (Clarise) and sister Marie (Ed) of Scarborough, Ontario; his mother-in-law, Annie Breen and the Breen Family, most especially Bill and Mary; and a large number of relatives and friends. Special thanks to family physician, Dr. Noel Brown, and his office staff, to Dr. Greenland, nurse Susie Power, Dr. Roarke, the staff of the Cancer Clinic and the nurses from the 4th and 5th floors of the Health Sciences Centre who looked after Roy. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday from 1 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, August 18, 2003, 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 may be made in his memory to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center.
August 15, 2003

COLLINS, Donald Barton Llewellyn - Received into the loving arms of his Saviour on Friday, August 29, 2003, Donald Barton Llewellyn Collins, in his 68th year. Predeceased by his wife, Matilda, in 2000. Leaving to mourn his four children: Marjorie Oliver, Madonna Norris, John (Peggy) and David. Also remembered by his special friend Katherine Murrin; two brothers David (Gertie), Mount Pearl, Clifford (Lorraine), Winsor, ON; two sisters: Francis Lundrigan and Marion Cree, both of London, ON; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held from Barrett`s Funeral Home Chapel, 328 Hamilton Avenue at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 3, 2003. A reception will follow in Barrett`s Funeral Home reception lounge. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the C.L.B. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 29, 2003

COONEY, Ann Marie (nee O`Toole) - Passed peacefully away at the Miller Centre after a lengthy battle with cancer on August 7, 2003, Ann Marie Cooney aged 72 years. Predeceased by her husband Ted and son Gary. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, mother Mildred O`Toole; sister Patsy Chafe (Hubert); sister-in-law Joan Cooney; son Paul (Dianne); son Bob (Peg); daughter Mary Williams (Jerry); daughter Mercedes Walsh (Tom); son David, with whom she resided; daughter Joan Abbott (John); daughter Sheila Downey (Rick); daughter Carolyn LeDrew (Brian); son Tony (Lynn); all her grandchildren: Michael, Gary, Heather, Jamie, Shawn, Justin, Angela, Tommy, Christopher, Michael, Christine, Mark, Chad, Rosie; one great-grandchild, Kyle; also many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the staff on 2 South of the Miller Centre. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, August 9, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment to follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
August 08, 2003

COOPER, Gerald Alexander - Passed peacefully away at his residence on August 15, 2003, Gerald Alexander Cooper, formally of South Side Road, aged 73 years. Predeceased by his parents Selby and Marguerite (nee Hunter) Cooper; brothers Wallace, Harold and Bruce. Leaving to mourn his wife Mary (nee Ryan) Cooper; family Gerald (Joanne) and their children Keith (Rayna), Steven (Kathleen) and Matthew; Linda Hynes (Jim) and their children Crystal (Jason), Ashley (Adam) and J.B. (Bridgett); Diana Lights (John) and their children Nicole (Brodie), Christopher (Crystal), and Brittany; Marguerite Hynes (Pat) and their children Paddy (Alicia), Kayla of Calgary, AB, and Natasha (Corey) of C.B.S.; Jacqueline Dooling, her children Adam and Jonathan (Ashley); Keith (Janet) and their daughter Candace (Jesse) of Peterborough, ON; Sherry Butler (Jim) and their children Zachary and Cameron of Oromocto, NB. Also leaving his four great-grandchildren; only sister Marguerite Schultz of Cohasset, MN; friends at Thomas Estates; wonderful staff of Dominion, Topsail Road; and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday 2-5 p.m., 7-10 p.m. and Monday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral service to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Diabetes Association.
August 17, 2003

CORBETT, Harry - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, August 30, 2003 at the Leonard A. Miller Center - DVA Royal Newfoundland Regiment, Harry Corbett, age 89 years. Predeceased by his father and mother Harry and Margaret; brothers Phillip, Walter and Edward; sisters Bessie and Margaret. Leaving to mourn his brother Frank, also a large number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Lemarchant Road Sunday and Monday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral service to be held at Caul`s Chapel on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003 at 3 p.m. Interment to follow at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
August 30, 2003

COSTELLO, Sister Mary Denise RSM - Entered into eternal life at McAuley Convent on Aug. 15, 2003, Sister Mary Denise Costello, age 79 years. Predeceased by her parents John and Margaret (Mansfield) Costello, her brothers, Timothy and William, and first cousin Sister Marie Costello RSM. Leaving to mourn her Congregation the Sisters of Mercy; her sister Johanna (Donald) McDonald, California, and brother Fred in Conception Harbour; nephews Ken (Eleanor) Costello, Bill (Betty Ann) Costello and David McDonald; nieces Debbie (Bill) Cole, Annette (Albert) Hillier and Denise (Dave) Wade, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at McAuley Convent, 250 Waterford Bridge Road, St. John`s on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003 from 7-9 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 17 until 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, Aug. 18, 9:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Parish Church, Waterford Bridge Road with interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery.
May she rest in peace.
August 15, 2003

CRAWFORD, (Sandy) Alexander MacLachlan - Passed away peacefully at Duncan, British Columbia on August 18, 2003. Sandy was born in St. John`s March 21, 1921. He was a crew member (engineer) and the last known survivor of the M.V. Geraldine Mary, torpedoed and sunk by German U-Boat #52, August 4, 1940, in the North Atlantic. The Geraldine Mary was part of a convoy transporting essential supplies to European allies during World War II. Sandy was predeceased by his parents, Harry and Annie (Payn) Crawford; sisters Jessie (Hartman), Jean (Martin), Gert (Coffey) and brother Harry. Leaving to mourn: wife Mabel (Rogers); son Jim (Bonnie [Horwood]); granddaughters: Lynn FitzGerald (Sean); Joanne MacDonald (David) and grandson Sandy (Susan); great-grandchildren Maggie, Alex, Victoria and Spencer FitzGerald; Grace and Emily MacDonald, all of St. John`s and numerous nieces, nephews and other family and friends across Canada. At Sandy`s request, cremation has already taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Janeway Children`s Hospital Fund are welcome in Sandy`s memory and in memory of his great-nephew, Andrew Hatfield. A memorial service will be held at George Street United Church on Saturday, September 20 at 2:30 p.m. The family looks forward to receiving guests at the church in the Jimmy Pratt Memorial Centre following the ceremony.
September 12, 2003

CRITCH, Christina (nee Dillon) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, August 27, 2003, Christina Critch of Gaskiers, St. Mary`s Bay, aged 92 years. Predeceased by husband William; two brothers: John and Michael and one sister Nora Lawless (George). She leaves with fond memories four sons: Don, Jim (Olive), Aiden (Ann) and George (Donna); eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law Elizabeth Dillon; one brother-in-law, John Critch; members of the Critch, Dillon and Lawless families; nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Gibbons` Funeral Home, St. Mary`s on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2003, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003, 12:00 noon - 4:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, Aug. 29, 2003 at Church of the Assumption, St. Mary`s at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow.
August 28, 2003

CRUMMEY, Guy - Passed away suddenly at his summer home in Western Bay, August 7, 2003, Mr. Guy Crummey in his 69th year. Predeceased by his parents, Jessie and Donald Crummey and brother Stan. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Yvonne (nee Hudson); daughter Michelle (Howie); son Lamont Crummey (April), all of Gander; grandchildren: Nicholas and Paul; special niece Kristal Crummey; grandchildren-in-law: Laurie, Robyn, Mark and Melissa; special family friend Philomena O`Grady and all the children that loved him as "Poppy Guy". Also leaving to mourn his brothers: Maldwyn (Leah) Crummey, Victoria, NL, William (Dorothy), Western Bay, NL, David (Lorraine) Crummey, Lower Island Cove, NL; sisters-in-law: Pearl (Garry) Rose, Mount Pearl, NL, Ruby (Steve), Ajax, ON; brothers-in-law: Embry (Dorothy) Hudson, Adams Cove, NL; Wayne (Verna) Hudson, Mount Pearl; as well as many nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey`s Funeral Home 7-9 p.m. Saturday and 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral service to be held at Fraser Road United Church, Monday, August 11, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. Interment at All Saints Cemetery, Gander, NL. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Stacey`s Funeral Home. No flowers by request, donations may be made to Fraser Road United Church.
August 08, 2003

DALTON, George A. - Passed peacefully away after a brief illness, in the presence of his family, on Tuesday, August 19, 2003, at Humber River Regional Hospital, Toronto, George A. Dalton, age 65, of Downsview, Ontario, formerly of Bell Island. Predeceased by his parents and brother Richard. Leaving to mourn loving family, wife Rita (Kieley); son David (Karen); daughters: Denise Pickett (Andrew); Pamela (David Oberer); grandchildren: Carly, Joshua and Jack Pickett; sisters: Patricia Normore, Jenny Slade and Frances Dalton; brothers: Edward Butler, Bill, Vince and Don Dalton; a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at DeMarco Funeral Home, Downsview on Wednesday, August 20 from 7-9 p.m. and at Hickey`s funeral Home, Holyrood on Thursday, August 21 from 7-10 p.m. and Friday, August 22 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held at Holy Cross Church, Holyrood at 2 p.m. Friday, August 22. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Holy Cross Church.
"May he rest in peace"
August 21, 2003

DAVIS, Raymond - Passed peacefully away at the Waterford Hospital on Monday, August 25, 2003, Raymond Davis, age 84 years of Colinet. Predeceased by his father and mother William and Hannah Davis, brother-in-law, Gus Lundrigan. Left with fond and loving memories are his brothers: Gerald (Patricia), Adrian, all of St. John`s, Bill (Josephine), Colinet, his sisters: Helen Lundrigan, St. John`s, Rita Lundrigan (Vince), Philadelphia, Angela Ryan (Pat), Stephenville, a number of nieces, nephews and a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Grace Church, Colinet. Funeral will take place on Wednesday, August 27, 2003 at 2:00 p.m following Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in the R.C. Cemetery, Colinet. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"His memory is enshrined in our hearts"
August 26, 2003

DAWE, Edith Muriel- Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Hospital on Monday, August 4, 2003, Edith Muriel Dawe of Cupids, aged 93 years. Predeceased by her husband, James B. Dawe and son, Edgar Dawe. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: daughter: Marjorie (Grace) McNulty (Herbert); daughter-in-law, Ann; one sister: Sybil Dawe; seven grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren, also a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral to take place on Wednesday, August 6, 2003 at 2:30 P.M. from the Anglican Church, Burnt Head. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Burnt Head. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Anglican Church, Burnt Head. Visitation Hours: Tuesday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 12 noon.

DICKS, William Frank - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on August 25, 2003, William Frank Dicks, age 84 years of Little Harbour East. Predeceased by son Herbert; two brothers: James and Chesley; two sisters: Annie and Edith. Leaving to mourn wife of 61 years, Viola; four sons: Lloyd (Barbara), St. John`s, John (Helen), Alberta, David (Ada), Little Harbour East, Wayne (Janice), Alberta; two daughters: Rosalind Allen (Curtis), Alberta, Cathy Seaward (Mark), Little Harbour East; thirteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two sisters: Jessie Bulger, Florida, Grace Peddle, St. John`s. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Andrew`s Anglican Church, Little Harbour East from where the Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, August 28, 2003 at 3:00 p.m. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Little Harbour East. Donations may be made in his memory to St. Andrew`s Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne.
August 27, 2003

DINGWALL, Alexander Rexford - Newfoundland Ranger Force Regimental #55. Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Thursday, August 14, 2003, Alexander Rexford Dingwall, aged 89. He was born January 8, 1914 at Channel, NL. Predeceased by wife Netta, February 13, 1999 and brothers Rod and Arch, and sisters Gwen and Myrtle. Left with fond memories are his daughter Marilyn Ryan (Don); his son Robert Dingwall (Patti); grandchildren: Nancy Ryan (Dean Cooze), John Aaron Dingwall (Johanna), Jill Elias (Joey), Christian Dingwall (Nikki) and one adored great-grandson, Kyle Dingwall. Survived by his brother Murdoch and his sisters: Joanne, Sue, Blanche, Rosemary and sisters-in-law: Mabel and Lillian, also Hazel and Evelyn. Also many nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. The family graciously thanks the caring staff at Chancellor Park where he lived for nearly two years. Thanks also to the many staff at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. The family will be receiving visitors on Friday, August 15, 2003 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 16 at Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. Those who wish may make donations in his memory to the Newfoundland Ranger Force Association Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 5151, St. John`s, NL, A1C 5V5. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"Forever Remembered"
August 15, 2003

DINN, William J. - Passed away in the presence of his family, at the Miller Centre Palliative Care Unit, on Saturday, August 30, 2003, William J. Dinn of St. Joseph`s, age 60 years. Predeceased by his parents, Albert and Teresa Dinn; brother George Dinn. Left with fond memories are six sisters: Mary Fagan (Joseph), Riverhead, NL, Nellie Hanlon (Ronald), Chelmesford, ON, Joan Fowler (Clayton), Chamberlains, NL, Pauline Bonia (Jerome), Kilbride, NL, Elizabeth Dinn, St. Joseph`s, NL, Cathy Wall (Vince), Labrador City, NL; one brother, Bernard Dinn, St. Joseph`s, NL; one uncle James Furey (Jean), Avondale, NL; twenty-two nephews and nieces; twenty-two great-nephews and nieces; special friend Nora Ryan. Funeral took place on Monday, September 1, 2003 followed by cremation and burial on Wednesday, September 3, 2003 at the R.C. Cemetery, St. Joseph`s.
September 05, 2003

DOHEY, John (Jack) - Passed peacefully away at Lions Manor Nursing Home, Placentia on Friday, Aug. 15, 2003, of St. Bride`s, Placentia Bay, age 70 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Irene and daughter Nora (Rupert O`Rourke); three precious grandchildren: Tara, Megan and Kathleen; one beautiful great-grandson, Davis; sisters: Maude, Ajax, Ont; Kit, Scarborough, Ont; and Mary at Mississauga, Ont. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Brides. Funeral Mass to take place 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Bride`s. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Coomb`s Funeral Home, Placentia.
August 15, 2003

DRODGE, Kenneth Edmund - Passed away on Monday, August 18, 2003, after a courageous battle with cancer in his 27th year. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Lee-anne (Piercey); Parents: Wayne and Mary Drodge; Brother Tim (Melissa); father and mother-in-law Junior and Florence Piercey; brothers-in-law Darren and Dale (Linda); sister-in-law Heather Best (Kevin); also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Tuesday, August 19th from 7 pm - 10 pm and Wednesday, August 20th from 10 am - 5 pm and 7 pm - 10 pm. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, August 21, 2003 at 11:30 am from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow at Kilbride Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
August 19, 2003

DRODGE, Kenneth Edmund - Passed away on Monday, August 18, 2003, after a courageous battle with cancer in his 27th year. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Leeanne (Piercey); Parents: Wayne and Mary Drodge; Brother Tim (Melissa); father and mother-in-law Junior and Florence Piercey; brothers-in-law Darin (Heather) and Dale (Belinda); sister-in-law Heather Best (Kevin); also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Tuesday, August 19th from 7 pm - 10 pm and Wednesday, August 20th from 10 am - 5 pm and 7 pm - 10 pm. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, August 21, 2003 at 11:30 am from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow at Kilbride Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
August 20, 2003

DUNPHY, Maureen B. - Passed away at Carbonear on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Maureen B. Dunphy of Carbonear, age 50 years. Predeceased by mother Mary T. Leaving to mourn daughter Melanie, Mount Pearl; father John M. Sr., Carbonear; four brothers: Brian, St. John`s, Tom (Jeanne), Frederickton, NB, Dan (Brenda), Carbonear and John (Sheila), Harbour Grace; one sister Eileen (Dunphy) Blackmore, St. John`s; six nieces; as well as 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, August 8 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, August 9th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Funeral will take place on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. from Noel`s Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Mass to follow at 11:00 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to Maureen B. Dunphy Memorial Fund. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhom.com to sign the memorial guest book.
August 08, 2003

DURDLE, (nee Harris) Alice Joyce - Corner Brook, NL. Alice Joyce Durdle, born April 12, 1915 in Glovertown, NL. Passed away peacefully at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, surrounded by her family on August 14, 2003. She is survived by sons: Melvin (Milton Vokey), St. John`s, Derek (Sharon), Pasadena; granddaughters: Jodi (Solomon Awa), Iqaluit; Ciara (Tom Pittman), Bird Cove, Janet (friend Adam Rowsell), Pasadena; daughter Beverly Lesuik (Partner Steward Law); grandson Adam Lesuik, Fall River, NS; sister, Major Beryl Harris (friend Brig. Ettie Pike), Toronto; brother Aubrey Harris (Phyllis), Springdale; sisters-in-law: Selina Ford, Bonavista, Ethel Mullins, Corner Brook; and a large circle of nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Joseph (1978); daughter Shirley Faye (1936); twin sons: Clifford Roy and Henry Maxwell (1940); brothers: Dorman, Eldon and Clifford Harris; sisters: Georgina Manuel and Doris Penney. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre`s Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark`s Avenue on Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place from First United Church on Sunday, August 17th at 2:00 p.m. Reverend John Adams officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, NL Chapter, Suite 103, 136 Crosbie Road, St. John`s, NL, A1B 3K3. Friends may sign the guest book or make a memorial donation through our website at www.fillatre.ca
August 15, 2003

DWYER, James P. (Jim) - Passed suddenly away at the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on August 7, 2003, aged 63 years. Leaving to mourn his son Jimmy (Amanda Woodfine), Torbay; his two precious grandchildren: Jasmine and Haley; two sisters: Patricia (Reg Bennett), St. John`s, Jean (Bill Bursey), Bell Island; special friend Christine Whalen; as well as several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Saturday, August 9, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Michael`s Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
August 08, 2003

EARLE, Augustus J. "Gus" - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen`s Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, August 26, 2003, Augustus J. "Gus" Earle of Carbonear, age 85 years. Predeceased by parents: John C. and Emma M.; brother: Frank; sister: Jessie. Leaving to mourn wife: Elsie H.; three daughters: Gertie (Jack) Clarke, Carbonear, Emma (Pierre) Alain, Charlesbourg, PQ and Glenda (Brian) Sweeney, Carbonear and two sons: Gus (Denise) and John, both of Carbonear; four grandchildren: Nicole, Emily, Allison and Danielle; two brothers: Loderick, Toronto, ON and Ron (Viola), Carbonear; five sisters: Jen King, Sydney, NS, Pearl Gallant and Gertie Earle, both of Carbonear, Grace (Jim) Crowley, Halifax, NS and Lillian (Jack) Smith, Spaniard`s Bay; mother-in-law: Maisie Green, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Thursday, August 28. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Citadel and Cemetery, Carbonear. Flowers gratefully accepted, or as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army Citadel, Carbonear. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m.-12:00 noon, 2:00-5:00 p.m., 7:00-9:30 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.
August 27, 2003

EVOY, Julie Martha (nee Lucus) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Wednesday, August 20, 2003, Julie Martha Evoy, age 58 years. Predeceased by her parents, James and Gladys Lucus; nephews: Richie Smith and Jimmy Cummings; and brother-in-law Sam Cummings. Left to celebrate her life are her sons: Victor Evoy and Keith Evoy (Gina Morris); one beautiful granddaughter Gailene Morrissa Evoy; five sisters: Connie McNiven (Dave), Lillian Brown (Ted), Frances Smith (Fred), Carol Greene (Bob), Sherry Cummings; one brother Jim Lucus (Pauline); also mourning her loss many nieces, nephews, friends and co-workers at the School Lunch Association. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday from 7-10 p.m. and on Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Gower Street United Church on Saturday, August 23, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 21, 2003

EVOY, Julie Martha (nee Lucas) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Wednesday, August 20, 2003, Julie Martha Evoy, age 58 years. Predeceased by her parents, James and Gladys Lucas; nephews: Richie Smith and Jimmy Cummings; and brother-in-law Sam Cummings. Left to celebrate her life are her sons: Victor Evoy and Keith Evoy (Gina Morris); one beautiful granddaughter Gailene Morrissa Evoy; five sisters: Connie McNiven (Dave), Lillian Brown (Ted), Frances Smith (Fred), Carol Greene (Bob), Sherry Cummings; one brother Jim Lucas (Pauline); also mourning her loss many nieces, nephews, friends and co-workers at the School Lunch Association. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday from 7-10 p.m. and on Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Gower Street United Church on Saturday, August 23, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 22, 2003

FANE, Frances (nee LaFosse) - Died at her daughter`s (Mildred Shempp) residence in Bethlehem, Connecticut on Aug. 25th. Predeceased by her husband Francis. Leaving to mourn three other daughters, Shirley (Florida), Dolores & Yvonne (Connecticut); one son Bernard (LaFosse) Pennell and brother Harold LaFosse (Daphne) of St. John`s, also a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
August 27, 2003

FILLIER, Robert - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Sunday, August 17, 2003 Robert Fillier, Longshoreman, age 77 years. Predeceased by his parents Robert and Maud Fillier; brother Jim and sister Hazel. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife of 42½ years Eleanor (nee Purcell); daughter Eleanor; six sons: Robert, Clarence, Gordon, Steven, William and James; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; mother-in-law Gladys Purcell; a number of sisters-in-law; and brothers-in-law; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to be held from the Salvation Army Haven of Hope on Tuesday, August 19, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to the Haven of Hope. Please visit wwww.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 18, 2003

FOWLER, Ethel - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on August 13, 2003, age 75 years, of Bell Island. Predeceased by husband Henry; three sons: Walter, Patrick and Henry Jr. Left to mourn with loving memories, children: Ray (Tish), ON, Bill (Eileen), Bell Island, Kevin, AB, Gerald at home, Sis (Lester), Bell Island, Mary Hammond (Wayne), AB, Shirley Costello (Rick), Cambridge, Val Gorman (Greg), Bell Island, Rick (Tina), Cambridge, Brian, Bell Island, Paul (Rhonda), Cambridge, Noel (Angel) at home, Shawn, ON, Brenda, Bell Island; one sister Ursula Mugford, Bell Island; 25 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law: Sheila Pynn, St. John`s and Kay Gosse, ON; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home on Thursday and Friday from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, August 16, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Michael`s Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
August 14, 2003

GAULTON, Marjorie Elizabeth (nee Miller) - Passed suddenly away at home on August 3, 2003, age 59 years. Left with loving and precious memories her devoted husband and best friend Tom; three loving children: Kim, Susan (Glen) Smallwood, Tommy (Darlene); five precious grandchildren: Curtis and Ian Smallwood, Katie and Tyler Gaulton and Thomas Ryan; sisters: Liz (Robert) Dougherty and Carmel Miller; brothers: Pat (Gertie) Miller, Leo (Judy) Miller; mother-in-law Dorothy Gaulton; sister-in-law Eleanor (Robert) Chafe; also left to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral Mass from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Thursday, August 7, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. Interment to following Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Lung Association. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 05, 2003

GELLATELY, Alexander Joseph - Passed peacefully away on August 28, 2003 at the Palliative Care Unit, Miller Centre, 81 years. Predeceased by son-in-law Tom Harris in June 2003; also predeceased by his parents, William and Loretta (Stapleton); brothers: Bill, Edward; sister Gladys Murphy; sister-in-law Mary Ebsary and brother-in-law John Murphy. Survived by his wife of 55 years, Gladys (Walsh); four sons: Ed, Phil (Bessie), John (Rosamund), Robert (Mary); two daughters: Lynn Harris and Barbara Snow (Gary), Coley`s Point; brothers: Jack (Gertie), Calgary and Steve (Josephine), Placentia Junction; two sisters: Olive Murphy and Betty French; sister-in-law Mary (Frank Quirk); also a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews; special niece Gladys Lundrigan (Dave), Tors Cove. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday 7-10 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 10 a.m. from St. Peter`s Church, Mount Pearl. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers or donations to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation, St. John`s.
August 29, 2003

GILL, Beryl Marion (nee Hounsell) - Passed peacefully away on August 21, 2003, at St. Luke`s Nursing Homes, Beryl Marion Gill, in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her husband John. Beloved mother of Marie Campbell; loving grandmother to Mark (Kathy) Campbell and Blair (Monique Goguen) Campbell; cherished great-grandmother to Geoffrey and Stephanie Campbell; also leaving to mourn are a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, August 23rd, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Thomas` Anglican Church with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to St. Luke`s Homes, St. Thomas` Church or a charity of ones choice.
August 22, 2003

GOODYEAR, Dora Phyllis - of Lewisporte, NL. Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on Sunday, August 3, 2003 after a 5 month battle with cancer. Left to mourn are husband Alonzo; children: Dennis (Diane), Sheri (Gough) Wellon of Lewisporte and Shawn (Michelle) of Pasadena; also grandchildren Brandon and Emma; brothers: Albert (Loreen) Locke of Lewisporte and George (Gloria) Locke of Westport; also a wide circle of family and friends.
August 15, 2003

GORMAN, Walter - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at his residence in Hr. Main on Monday, August 25, 2003, Walter A. Gorman, age 83 years. Predeceased by his parents: Walter & Elizabeth Gorman; brothers: Patrick, James, John and sister: Cecilia; his sons: John, 1998, Leo, 1998, Alex, 2001, Mark, 1936; his grandchildren: Justin and Jessica McGrath. Left with fond and loving memories are his devoted wife of 59 years, Martha, his son: Patrick (Marie), Hr. Main; his daughters: Mary (Clarence) Murray, Avondale, Doreen (Bill) Moore, Avondale, Sandra McGrath (Kevin), Avondale; his extended family: Debbie (Gus) Buckle, Chapel`s Cove, Camilla (Michael) Tubrett, Holyrood, Andre (Tracy) Hickey, Fort McMurray, AB; his sixteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; his sisters: Mary (George) Woodford, Theresa Hannon, all of Hr. Main. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and on Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral will take place on Friday, August 29, 2003 following 2 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from SS. Peter and Paul Church, Harbour Main. Interment will be in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Hr. Main. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to SS. Peter and Paul Memorial/Restoration Fund or to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"On that bright eternal shore, we shall meet to part no more."
August 27, 2003

GRANT, Veronica (Vera) nee Walsh - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Monday, August 18, 2003, Veronica (Vera) Grant. Predeceased by her husband Jack, May 2000. Left to celebrate her life sons: Jim (Verna), Corner Brook, Brian (Sharon); daughter: Pat Clarke (Ed); Grandchildren: Jamie (Danette) Grant, Matthew (Tanya) Grant and their mother Jane Grant. Valerie and Alicia Grant, Paul and Geoff Clarke and great-grandchildren Ryan and Jenna Grant; and many other relatives and friends especially R.C.L. Branch 56. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place Wednesday, August 20, 2003 , 2:00 - 4:00 pm and 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. followed by inurnment at the Field of Honor, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
August 19, 2003

GREELEY, Evelyn - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Monday, August 11, 2003 at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex, Evelyn May Greeley in her 89th year. Predeceased by her husband Gordon on June 10, 1977, and son Robert on August 16, 1954. She will be sadly missed by her five sons: Cyril, Clarence (Yvonne), Chesley (Mary), Joseph (Mary), and Leonard (Debbie); four daughters: Violet (Gerry Gushue), Jean O`Dea, Cynthia (Joseph Waterman), and Joan (Ron Skirving); twenty-two grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild as well as a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. - 12 Noon Thursday. Funeral service to take place 2 p.m., Thursday, August 14, 2003 from Wesley United Church. Interment to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer`s Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 13, 2003

GREGORY, Gertrude (nee Best) - Passed peacefully away at the Sunshine Manor-Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville, NL., on Saturday, August 30, 2003, Gertrude Gregory, age 86 years, of Arnold`s Cove, formerly of Harbour Buffett. Left to mourn, two daughters: Hilda (Bruce Wareham), and Gwen (Wesley Warren). One sister Frances Ingram (Berkley) and one brother Rev. Douglas Best (Gwendolyn). Two sisters-in-law Eliza Manning and Lillian Tulk (Harvey). Three grandsons Alberto (Kim), Kenneth (Wendy) and Corey. Two great-grandsons Ryan and Brent, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home in Arnold`s Cove. Funeral will take place at 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 1, 2003 from St. Michael`s Anglican Church, Arnold`s Cove with interment at the Interfaith Cemetery in Arnold`s Cove. Donations in her memory may be made to the Sunshine Manor-Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, NL.
August 30, 2003

GRIFFIN, Mildred Mary - It is with deepest sorrow that we, the children of Mildred Griffin, wish to announced her passing at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, Nova Scotia, on August 29 at the age of 71. She passed peacefully into the hands of God with her daughter Peggy Ann at her side. Born in Avondale, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of the late William John and Elizabeth Meaney. Mildred is survived by her daughter, Peggy Ann (Mark), Nova Scotia; sons Glenn, Manitoba, Garry (Trisha), Manitoba; brothers Aaron (Helen), California, Bill (Helen), California, Con, Newfoundland; sister Tess, Newfoundland and granddaughter Magan Allyn, Manitoba. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by brothers Kevin and Jim; sisters Helen, Mary Ellen, Bride and Margaret. Mom was a loving and devoted mother. She leaves us with her strength, willpower, courage and love. She was an angel of sweetness and her accomplishments throughout her life as a juvenile diabetic should be an inspiration to others. Mom always put her children first. She is now our guardian angel, which is the greatest gift she could have left us. Visitation will be held at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood, Newfoundland, Tuesday from 7-9:30 p.m., and Wednesday, 2-5 p.m., and 7-9:30 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 4, at Assumption Parish, Avondale, Newfoundland with Father Michael Barker officiating, followed by interment at Assumption cemetery. As memorials, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be sent to the family at twcurryparkviewchapel@ns.sympatico.ca
September 02, 2003

GRIFFITHS, Mary I. (Humby) - Formerly of Labrador City, NL. Passed peacefully away August 10, 2003 after a brief battle with cancer at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital at the age of 63. Predeceased by her husband John and daughter Diana; sisters: Anna, Bess, Veronica, Loretta and brother Bill; parents: Francis and Katherine Humby. Leaving to mourn sons: James (Devika) and Sean; daughters: Carol (Steve) Dalton, Anne (Scott Whiteway) and Angelina; Grandchildren: Kyle, Jordan, Jesse and Shania Griffiths and Stephen and Marina Dalton; sisters: Agnes Martin and Margaret Pierce; brothers: Danny, Tom and Fred Humby. Also leaving to mourn nieces, nephews and many more family and friends including a large circle of friends in Labrador City. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home in Placentia, NL. Visitation between 7-10 pm Tuesday, August 12, 2003.
August 12, 2003

GROVES, Esther Josephine - Passed away peacefully at the Holyes-Escasoni Complex on August 5, 2003 in her 88th year, Esther Josephine Groves. Predeceased by husband George James Groves (1979), son Stephen Groves (1942). Left with fond memories are sons George (Irene), Celestine (Patricia), Robert Alexander (Sharon), Kenneth (Penny); daughters Ina (Robert Byrne), Veronica (Patrick Walsh), Ruth (Pierre Rivard), Bertha Ellis, Marilyn (Edward Rumsey), Ann-Marie (Skip Hurley), Esther (James Scoville). Also left to mourn 31 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral mass will be held from St. Teresa`s Parish on Saturday, August 9, 2003 at 11:30 a.m. Visitation at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Thursday and Friday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Interment will be at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers accepted or donations can be made to the Diabetes Association or the Parkinsons Foundation.
August 07, 2003

GROVES, Esther Josephine - Passed away peacefully at the Holyes-Escasoni Complex on August 5, 2003 in her 88th year, Esther Josephine Groves. Predeceased by husband George James Groves (1979); son Stephen Groves (1942). Left with fond memories are sons: George (Irene), Celestine (Patricia), Robert Alexander (Sharon), Kenneth (Penny); daughters: Ina (Robert Byrne), Veronica (Patrick Walsh), Ruth (Pierre Rivard), Bertha Ellis, Marilyn (Edward Rumsey), Ann-Marie (Skip Hurley), Esther (James Scoville); also left to mourn 31 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral mass will be held from St. Teresa`s Parish on Saturday, August 9, 2003 at 11:30 a.m. Visitation at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Thursday and Friday from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Interment will be at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers accepted or donations can be made to the Diabetes Association or the Parkinsons Foundation.
August 08, 2003

GRUCHY, Thomas H. Sr. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, August 16, 2003, Tom Gruchy Sr. of Pouch Cove, aged 74 years. Predeceased by his parents Philip and Lily (nee Snow). Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 42 years Marjorie (nee Bragg), sons Tommy (Bev) and Philip (Elizabeth), daughters Pauline Hudson (Calvin), Nancy Crocker (Paul) and Christine Gruchy (Mike); beloved grandchildren Amanda, Chelsea and Luke Hudson and Hailey Crocker. Also leaving to mourn his brother Philip, sisters Rita Duncanson and Mary Hussey (Bill), brothers-in-law Eric Bragg (Maud) and Charlie Bragg (Pat), sisters-in-law Mary Jennings, Dorothy Hamlyn, Edith Bubli, Lucy Cole and Joyce Manning, nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at 2 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Pouch Cove, with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Pouch Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the All Saints Anglican Cemetery Fund, Pouch Cove.
August 18, 2003

GUZZWELL, Ruth (nee Belbin) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Saturday, August 9, 2003, at the Miller Centre, palliative care, after a short but courageous battle with cancer, Ruth V. Guzzwell, in her 85th year. Predeceased by her husband Roderick in 1999, brothers-in-law: Sydney, Horwood, Gladstone, Gordon, Harold and Red, and sister-in-law Mary. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her precious and loving daughter Michele, sister Vira Guzzwell and friend Tom. Brothers Edgar (Shirley), Fraser (Gertrude), Douglas (Mary), sisters- in-law Betty, Irene, Helen and Tillie Guzzwell and Florence O`Deady. Brother-in-law Fred Guzzwell and many loving nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Monday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., and Tuesday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, August 12 at 2 p.m. from St. Thomas Anglican Church, with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or St. Thomas Church Memorial Fund.
One of Ruth`s last wishes was to send hugs and kisses to all she knew.
August 10, 2003

HANLON, Edward Patrick (January 7, 1916 - August 30, 2003)- While in the presence of his family, Edward passed away at the Health Sciences Centre. He has now passed into salvation with his beloved wife Mary Mildred (2002). Edward retired in 1981 from the federal Department of Public Works and Government Services-Heating Section in Pleasantville. Edward (Ned) was a veteran of the Second World War, serving in His Majesty`s Royal Navy from 1939-1945, and was an active member of the Naval Association. Ever cherishing his memory are his four children who will always remember his determination and guidance: Gerard (Sharon McManus), Paul (Carol Wall), Cecelia (Tolson Hynes), Edward (Margaret Whitten). Ed Will be forever in the minds and hearts of his five grandchildren: Brendan (Karen Mills) Hanlon, Edward Hanlon, Kristina (Dave) Reid, Karen Churchill and Keri Churchill, and his three great-grandsons: Tyler, Douglas and Noah Hanlon. Also leaving to mourn, special family members: brother Michael, nephews Larry (Margie), John (Maureen) and Paul (Alice) Connolly, Rose Prowse and family, nephews John and Kevin Coady and dear friends Warren Churchill, Phyllis (Jerry) McClendon and many Naval Association Eastern Command comrades. Ed was predeceased by his parents William (1968) and Agnes (1973) (Byrne) Hanlon, sister Mary (1942) and his brothers William (1968) and Peter (1986). Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Lemarchant Road, St. John`s. Visitation on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 12 noon-9 p.m. Funeral mass is Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist, Military Road. Following the mass, Edward will be laid to rest at Mount Carmel Cemetery, The Boulevard. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the charity of one`s choice.
"Dad your love, courage, devotion and smiling face will be with us always."
September 02, 2003

HARTERY, Crystal - Passed suddenly into the arms of her heavenly Father as the result of a tragic accident on Aug. 8, Crystal Hartery, aged 12, precious daughter of Carl and Celine and devoted sister of Carlton. Left with lasting and loving memories, her uncles and aunts: Bill (Bertha) Hartery, Laura (Pat Hewitt), Barb Hartery, Ken (Barb) Hartery, Rosetta Thomas, Daphne (Ed Curtis), Jocelyn (Eddie Martin), Cecilia (Francis Shea), Jeanette (Bill Roche), Noel (Gen) Sullivan, Chris (Sheila) Sullivan, Laurie (Diane) Sullivan, Elaine (Tony Mercer) and a large circle of cousins and friends. Predeceased by grandparents Vince and Catherine Hartery, and Larry and Kitty Sullivan, and by her godfather and uncle Harold Hartery. No flowers by request; donations in Crystal`s memory may be made to Stella Maris Academy, Trepassey. Visitation at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Trepassey, on Sunday, Aug. 10 from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m., and on Monday beginning at 10 a.m. Funeral service from Holy Redeemer Church, Trepassey, to Holy Rosary Cemetery, Portugal Cove South, on Monday at 2 p.m.
August 10, 2003

HARTERY, Gertrude - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, August 13, 2003, of Portugal Cove South, age 90 years. Predeceased by her parents, sister and brothers. Leaving to mourn her sister-in-law Eileen Hartery, St. John`s; nephew Joseph (Frances) Coombs and family, Portugal Cove South; niece Gertrude (Bill Drover) and family, Ft. McMurray, AB; many other nieces, nephews and friends, including the residents and staff of Oceanview Rest Home, Trepassey. Visitation at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Trepassey on Thursday, August 14 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Funeral Mass at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, August 14 from Holy Rosary Church, Portugal Cove South. Interment in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Portugal Cove South.
August 14, 2003

HARVEY, Carmel (Giovannini) - Passed peacefully away at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Toronto, Friday, August 29, Carmel (Giovannini) Harvey, formerly of St. Lawrence, Newfoundland, aged 76. Loving mother of two sons: Paul and Lloyd, of Bramalea, Ont. Also left to mourn with fond and loving memories are three sisters: Ethel Everson of Etobicoke, Ont., Margaret (Vincent) McDonald and Mary Jackman of St. John`s. Three brothers: Ferdinand, of South Dartmouth, Mass., Enrico (Theresa) of Bolton, Ont. and Leo (Rita) of St. John`s; two sisters-in-law: Olivia Giovannini, St. John`s and Emily Giovannini, Toronto, as well as many nieces and nephews and special friends Vera Broderick and Joanne Esson. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd., Thursday, Sept. 18 from 7 pm - 10 pm. Funeral Mass on Friday, Sept. 19, 2003 at 4:30 pm from St. Thomas Aquinas Church, St. Lawrence. Interment to follow at the family plot, R.C. Cemetery, St. Lawrence. Donations in Carmel`s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
September 16, 2003

HAWCO/BURSEY, Isabel (nee Walsh), Retired School Teacher - Passed peacefully away at the Sir Leonard A. Miller Center Palliative Care Unit on Monday, August 25, 2003, Isabel Hawco/Bursey, age 57 years, of Holyrood. Predeceased by her parents, Ronald and Mae Walsh, her husband, Jerome Hawco, 1985. Left with fond and loving memories are her husband Field Bursey, St. John`s; her son, Patrick (Lisa) and two precious grandchildren: Kyle and Jenna Hawco, Holyrood; her sisters: Doreen (Dick) Conway, Conception Harbour, Theresa (Randy) Goldsworthy, N.S., Betty (Peter) Iwanonkiw, Ont.; her brothers: Gordon (Sue), Ont., Tony (Judy), AB., Ron (Michelle), Ont., Matthew, AB; her mother and father-in-law, Patrick and Annie Hawco, Holyrood; her sister-in-law Shirley (Patrick) Williams, Holyrood; her brother-in-law Gus (Ellen) Hawco, Holyrood; also a circle of other relatives and friends especially members of the Bursey family. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, Hamilton Ave. on Tuesday, Aug. 26 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm and at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood, from 2-5 and 7-9 pm on Wednesday and from 10 am to 1 pm on Thursday. Funeral will take place on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003 following 2:00 pm Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in the family plot, Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic or to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
To live in the hearts we love is not to die
August 26, 2003

HAYTER, Rose Marie - Passed peacefully away at her residence on Friday, Aug. 8, 2003, Rose Marie Hayter of Carbonear, age 65 years. Predeceased by parents: Albert and Genevieve Stone. Leaving to mourn husband Lester; six daughters Patsy (Tom) Dunphy, Cindy (Wade) Spurrell, Jackie Hayter, Mary Puddister and Laurie (Wade) Sheppard, all of Carbonear, and Leslie Parsons (Ryan McFarland), Calgary, AB; one son Allan (Debbie), Mount Pearl, 10 grandchildren: Rosemary (Shane), Angela (Curtis), Stephen, Andrew, Korey, Mikey, Brittany, Chelsea, Taylor and Bailey; three brothers: Albert (Florence) Stone, William (Marcella) Stone and Donald (Janice) Stone, all of Harbour Grace; two sisters: Clara (William) Connors, Florida, U.S.A., and Eileen Penney, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel`s Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear with visitation hours by request of the family on Sunday, Aug. 10 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 11 from 10:30 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Inurnment at the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Children`s Wish Foundation. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
August 08, 2003

HEARN, Katherine R. - Formerly of Bay Bulls, Newfoundland. Passed away on August 2, 2003 at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal. Predeceased by her sisters May (Power), Anna (Cashin), Dorothy (McMahon) and her brothers Arthur, Ambrose and Samuel. She leaves to mourn many nephews and nieces. Funeral service at the Lady`s Chapel of St. Patrick`s Basilica, 454 René Lévesque West, Montreal on Saturday, August 9, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. Family will receive condolences at the Lady`s Chapel one hour prior to service. Interment at the Field of Honour Cemetery, Pointe Claire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Benedict Labre House 1857, boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3H 1J9, or to a charity of your choice.
August 07, 2003

HEARN, Katherine R. - Formerly of Bay Bulls, NL. Passed away on August 2, 2003 at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal. Predeceased by her sisters: May (Power), Anna (Cashin), Dorothy (McMahon) and her brothers: Arthur, Ambrose and Samuel. She leaves to mourn many nephews and nieces. Funeral service at the Lady`s Chapel of St. Patrick`s Basilica, 454 René Lévesque West, Montreal on Saturday, August 9, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. Family will receive condolences at the Lady`s Chapel one hour prior to service. Interment at the Field of Honour Cemetery, Pointe Claire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Benedict Labre House 1857, boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3H 1J9, or to a charity of your choice.
August 08, 2003

HISCOCK, Ebenezer (Ebe) - August 12, 1945 - August 15, 2003. Ebenezer Hiscock, well known to others as (Ebe), passed away peacefully at his home in Glovertown August 15, 2003, after a long battle with Cancer, age 58. He was predeceased by his parents Robert and Ellen Hiscock of Greenspond. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Elsie; daughters: Sueann (Rodney Woodman), Glovertown; Jill (Dwayne Fountain), Fort McMurray, Alberta; son David (Terri-Lynn), Glovertown; granddaughters who he adored: Victoria and Ashley Woodman, Abigail Hiscock, Sarah and Laura Fountain; brother Fred (Carol), Fort McMurray, Alberta; sister-in-law Geraldine Button (Lenard); brother-in-law Clifford Brenton (Betty); brother-in-law William Keats (Olive), all of Glovertown; brother-in-law Harvey Brown (Shirley), Trinity, B.B.; sister-in-law Dorothy Brenton of Gander; brother-in-law Clyde Brenton of Apohaqui, NB; a large number of relatives and friends. Funeral service was held on August 20, 2003, at Central United Church in Glovertown. Interment at United Church Cemetery. Funeral service by Rev. Paul Vardy. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Oram`s Funeral Home.
September 12, 2003

HISCOCK, George W. - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Friday August 1, 2003, George W. Hiscock, aged 77 years. Predeceased by daughter, Helen Purcell, brother Harrison, sisters Sue Burkeo and Jessie Keith, brother-in-law Reg Squires. Left with fond and loving memories daughters Barbara Davidson, Judith Burger (Dieter); sons Charles, Derrick (Dianne) and Boyd; their mother, Marion; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; son-in-law John Purcell; brothers: Tom (Mertle), Herb, Charles (Lorna); brothers-in-law: John Squires (Rita), Ron Burkeo and Clarence Keith; sisters-in-law: Mary Matthews (Hayward) and Verna Hiscock; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Monday August 4, 2003, at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers accepted or donations in George`s memory may be made to the Alzheimer`s Society.
August 01, 2003

HISCOCK, George W. - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Friday August 1, 2003, George W. Hiscock, aged 77 years. Predeceased by his daughter, Helen Purcell, brother Harrison, sisters Sue Burkeo and Jessie Keith, brother-in-law Reg Squires. Left with fond and loving memories, daughters Barbara Davidson, Judith Burger (Dieter); sons Charles, Derrick (Dianne) and Boyd; their mother, Marion; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; son-in-law John Purcell; brothers: Tom (Mertle), Herb, Charles (Lorna); brothers-in-law: John Squires (Rita), Ron Burkeo and Clarence Keith; sisters-in-law: Mary Matthews (Hayward), Verna Hiscock and Annie Squires; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Monday, August 4, 2003, at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers accepted or donation in George`s memory may be made to the Alzheimer`s Society.
August 03, 2003

HOBIN, Alice M. (Power) - Alice was born in St. John`s NL. She was the daughter of Maggie and James Power. Alice was educated in St. Johns and then joined the Women`s Army Core (WAC`s) in 1943. She took part in basic training in Halifax and Ontario. Alice was discharged in 1946 and returned to St. John`s. She again moved to Halifax where she continued her education by studying and receiving a diploma in business. She was then employed by the Federal government. In 1951 she married Arnold Hobin. They have two children, David and Sharon who is married to George Habib in Mississauga. Alice has three terrific grandchildren, Sara, Timothy and Daniel, who will miss her very much. Alice was employed at Sears for many years and was active in provincial and federal politics for the Liberal Party. Besides her loving family she is survived by sister-in-law Edna Hobin (Hfx.); nieces: Mary Connolly (St. John`s) and Jeanne Sullivan (Hfx.) and nephews: Brian Hobin (Hfx.), Cyril, John and Leonard Whalen and David Martin (St. John`s). Alice was predeceased by sisters Eileen and Margaret and brother Jim. Special thanks to the friends and staff of Tullemore Nursing Home in Brampton, ON for their love and support over the last eight years. Also very special thanks to the "Boxing Day Girls" for their love and support during this very difficult time. Funeral Mass and cremation was held in Mississauga on August 13, 2003. A Memorial Service and reception will be held at Snow`s Funeral Home, 2666 Windsor St. at 11:00 a.m. on August 23, 2003. Burial following reception at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society.
"May the Lord always hold you in the palm of His hand"
August 21, 2003

HUTCHINGS, Stephen Corey - Passed suddenly away at Bell Island on August 25, 2003, age 17 years. Predeceased by his mother Wendy, 1989 and grandfather Randell Hutchings, 1994. Left to mourn with loving memories his grandmother Hazel (Fred), Bell Island; aunts and uncles: Dawn Moriarity (Ken), Randell Hutchings (Lorie), both at Shea Heights, Tammy Clarke (Rod), St. John`s, Lee Anne Evans (George), Spaniard`s Bay, Bob Coady, Michigan, U.S.A.; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Perdergast`s Funeral Home, Wednesday. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, August 27, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Michael`s Church, Bell Island. Visitation will commence at Barrett`s Funeral Home, St. John`s on Wednesday from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. Prayer service at Barrett`s Chapel on Thursday, August 28, 2003 at 12:00 noon with interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
August 27, 2003

JANES, Obadiah (Obie) - Corner Brook, NL. It is with great sadness that the family of the late Obadiah Janes announce his peaceful passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on August 14, 2003, age 70 years, with his loving wife and family at his side. Left with many happy memories are his wife Ann; three daughters: Vicki Neal (Chris) of Corner Brook, Wendy Penney (Wayne) of Steady Brook, Carla (Ken Rich) of Corner Brook; son, Scott of Corner Brook; six grandchildren: Justin, Robyn, Marshall, Jennifer, Mitchell and Evan; three sisters: Myrtle Kean (Key) of St. John`s, Brenda Hearn (John) of Conception Bay South, Barbara Gill (Cator) of Mount Pearl; brother, Jack (Ingrid) of Appleton; mother-in-law, Naida Simmons of Edmonton; sisters-in-law: Lucy Parsons, Mildred Parsons and Lee Richardson; brothers-in-law: David Parsons and Jim Simmons; aunts: Maisie Green and Dorothy Noseworthy; special cousin Carl Noseworthy (Mona) of Bedford, N.S.; also many special nieces and nephews, and other relatives and a large circle of dear friends. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Friday, August 15, 2003 from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, August 16 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Sunday, August 17, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist with Rev. David Russell officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Shriners` Children`s Hospital Travel Fund, 1529 Cedar Ave., Montreal, Quebec, H3G 1A6. The family gives great thanks to Drs. Rob Ennis and Mervyn Dean and the nurses of the palliative Care Unit for their extraordinary compassion and care. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road. Phone 634-2500.

KEARSEY, Francis Joseph - Passed away at home surrounded by his family, on Wednesday, August 13, 2003, Francis Joseph Kearsey in his 82nd year. Frank was a War Veteran, born and raised in St. John`s. Predeceased by his mother Ellen and father Thomas. Leaving to remember his devoted wife, Rosanna (Rose Fleming) and his two daughters: Fran Pugh and Sandra White. Fran and Jack Pugh with whom he resided, and their three sons: Ryan, Ash, Dr. Christian (wife Dr. Cheryl) and their two children: Evan and Megan, who kept Grand Nan and Grand Pop entertained through very difficult times. Sandra and Ron White and their two daughters: Andrea and Tania (husband Shannon Drover). Also leaving to remember him are his older brothers: James and Lawrence. A special thank you to Janet Miller and Sheila Dominix, kind and gentle people, who provided the best of care to him. Visitation for Family Only at Caul`s Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 13, 2003 from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Interment in the Field of Honor following Family Mass at Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Friday, August 15, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Lung Association.
August 14, 2003

KIELLY, James Patrick - Of Williamsford and formerly of Bay Roberts, NL. Passed away on August 5, 2003 in his 86th year. Devoted husband of Wendy (nee Thompson); step-son of Annie Stapleton of St. John`s, NL; dear father of Peter (Gaynor), Stephen (Anne), Martin (Diane), Neil (Margaret), Julia, Joanna, Daniel, Jane (Greg), Timothy (Stacy). He will also be missed by his eight grandchildren. Predeceased by his parents, John and Agnes Kielly; his brother John and his sister Patricia. Jim, a veteran of WWII, served with the RAF in Europe, North Africa and Burma. He retired from the airforce in 1962. His love and association with aviation took him to Korea, Singapore, Cyprus and Saudi Arabia until finally retiring to Williamsford, Ontario. Friends will be received at the CURRIE FUNERAL HOME in Chatsworth on Friday evening from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. thence to St. Stanislaus R.C. Church where a funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Prayers will be said at the funeral home Friday evening at 7:00 p.m. A legion memorial service will be conducted at the funeral home on Friday evening at 9:00 pm. Interment is in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Chatsworth. The family would appreciate memorial contributions to the charity of your choice if you should so desire.
August 08, 2003

LAWES, Trina - Passed away suddenly in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on August 30, 2003. Trina Marie Lawes of Renews, aged 25 years. Predeceased by her grandfathers Denis Lawes and Ron Barrett and grandmother Pauline Barrett. Leaving to mourn her father Gary Lawes and her mother Doris Barrett (Hamilton, Ontario); three daughters: Melissa, age six, Natalie, age five, and Jessica, age one; two sister, Paula and Peggy, and two brothers, David and Donald; grandmother Assumpta Lawes; great-grandmother Nellie Conway of Renews; also special uncle Shane Conway; also a large circle of aunts, uncles, family and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, September 5, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Paul`s Church, Newfoundland Drive. Cremation to follow.
September 03, 2003

LILEK, Media Jane (nee) Sutton - of Happy Valley, Goose Bay, Labrador, who passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at the Health Labrador Centre on Saturday, August 2, 2003 in her 73rd year. Predeceased by her parents Ernest and Sarah Sutton (nee) Sooley, brothers Harold, James and Nathaniel. Leaving to mourn her loving and devoted husband Herbert; children, David (Kay) Percy of Smithers, B.C., Glenda (Martin) Schwalbe, Goose Bay, Sharon (Dexter) Allen, Goose Bay; grandchildren Deborah, Dave Jr., Tony, Sascha Corina, David and Arminda; great-grandchildren Joshua, Kassandra and Madelyn; sisters, Melena Baldwin, Victoria, Newfoundland, Mary (Don) Thorne, New Brunswick, Marion (Dan) Horecka, St. John`s; brother Melvin (Mary) Sutton, Perlican, Trinity Bay, Nfld; sister-in-law Elizabeth Mooser, Austria; nephew Martin and niece Monica Mooser, Austria; special friends Pearl and Herbert Churley and a large circle of relatives and friends. resting at Fillatre`s Funeral Home Sunday, August 3 and Monday, August 4, 2003 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held at the United Church, Goose Bay at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 5, 2003 followed by interment at the United Church Cemetery, Goose Bay. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the Liver Foundation.
August 03, 2003

LOWE, Laura Mealine, RN (nee Tarrant) - Surrounded by her family and friends, Mealine died at Cambridge Memorial Hospital August 11. Devastated by her loss are her son The Reverend David Lowe; daughter Jean Morton (Robert); her beloved grandchildren: Laura, Andrew, James and Emily; and her special "daughters": Marjorie Lethbridge and Bonnie Hamil. Mealine is reunited in the communion circle with her parents: George and Mary Tarrant; her brothers: Norman, George, and John; and her sister Lillian Hahn. Born at Bell Island, in 1926, Mealine`s nursing career spanned five decades. She treated the victims of the Springhill mining disaster, worked at Women`s College Hospital, held various Public Health positions in Newfoundland and Ontario, and near the end of her career, served in several administrative appointments. Mealine enjoyed an active retirement as a doting Nana, and volunteering with the Cambridge Hospice Society and the Out of the Cold Program. In her final illness, Mealine was sustained by the love and care of her large extended family and many good friends, with whose help she danced. Funeral services were held at St. Paul`s Lutheran Church in Cambridge on August 15, 2003. Interment will be at Bell Island at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Out of the Cold Program or the Lisaard House in Cambridge, Ontario, would be greatly appreciated by the family.
August 15, 2003

LYNCH, Bertha Jane (nee Green) - At her daughter`s residence, after a courageous battle with cancer, on Wednesday, August 13, 2003, in her 82nd year. Bertha Lynch, loving companion of Arthur Harper for the past 45 years; dear mother of Winston and his wife Pat of Ottawa and Margaret Kirch of Milton. Survived by her sister Sarah Pearl Mansfield of Toronto. Cherished grandmother of Cheryl, Glen, Diana, Darrin, Shawn and Mark and ten great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Rosar-Morrison Funeral Home and Chapel, 467 Sherbourne Street (South of Wellesley) on Friday, August 15 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service in the Coach House Chapel of the funeral home on Saturday at 10 a.m. Interment at Pine Hills Cemetery. Parking adjacent to funeral home.
August 14, 2003

LYONS, Daniel F. - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness on 05 August 2003 at Caressant Care Nursing and Retirement Home, Harriston, ON, Daniel F. Lyons, formerly of Avondale. Predeceased by his parents George and Annie Mary and brothers Allan and James. Leaving to mourn are son Patrick (Marilyn), London, ON; daughter Michelle (Park), Hong Kong and their mother Anne, London, ON; as well as three precious grandchildren: Michael, Kelly and Daniel Lyons. Also left to mourn are his brother and sisters: Michael, Marguerite, Mary and Katherine (Maurice), NL, Ann, Anita (Robert) and Joan (Patrick), ON. Mass of Christian Burial was followed by interment in St. Peter`s Cemetery, London, ON.

MACLEAN, James - Passed away on Friday, August 01, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre. Predeceased by both parents, two brothers and two sisters. Left with fond and loving memories, wife Mary (nee Spencer); children: James, Laurie (Denis) Monette, Janet MacLean and David (Francine); 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild and three sisters. At Jim`s request, cremation and a private service have take place. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Carnell`s Funeral Home.
August 01, 2003

MALONEY, M.E. (Queen) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, August 5, 2003, age 95. Predeceased by husband Cyril (1993) and son Douglas (1966). Leaving to mourn two sons: Eugene (Regis) and Max (Madonna); three daughters: Alma, Edna (Jose) and Maureen (Joe); thirty-one grandchildren and forty great-grandchildren; sister: Mary Mercer; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls 2-10 Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral notice to be announced.
August 07, 2003

MANNING, Clarence Thomas - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital in Clarenville on August 8, 2003, Clarence Thomas Manning, in his 79th year. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Norma Manning, daughters Mrs. Janet Hammond of Calgary and Ms. Shirley Porter of Clarenville, sisters Ellen Mary of North Carolina, Pearl of New Hampshire, Rita of Montreal, Gail of Montreal, Marion of Lawn and Madeleine of Lawn, brothers Andrew of Marystown and James of Lawn and six grandchildren, Daniel, Kyle, Andre, Chantal, Rochelle and Dylan and a large number of relatives and friends. Remains will be resting at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Lawn. Funeral will be held 2 p.m., August 11, 2003 at the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church with interment at the Old Lawn Cemetery in Lawn. In his memory, flowers accepted or a donation to the Memorial Fund to Children`s Cancer Research.
August 11, 2003

MASSE, Berard - Tecumseh Michigan, Bernard Masse, 71, of Tecumseh, formerly of Nashua, New Hampshire, passed away August 16, 2003, at the University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor. He was born March 23, 1932, in Belcourt, North Dakota, the only child of Napoleon and Simone (Lariviere) Masse. In 1955, he married Catherine E. Kelly of St. John`s, Newfoundland. He earned his bachelor`s and master`s degrees from North Dakota State University and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. Dr. Masse began his career as a teacher in Comstock, Minnesota in 1953, then entered the United States Air Force and was stationed at Pepperrell Air Force Base in St. John`s. Upon leaving the air force, he began teaching at Cantrick Junior High School in Monroe, Michigan. He served as elementary/junior high principal in Hudson, Michigan and was named principal of Munster High School, Munster, Indiana (1964-67). He became Assistant Superintendent of Schools in Fairfield, Connecticut (1969-73). He was named Superintendent of Schools in Nashua, New Hampshire, in 1973 and served the district for 22 years, retiring in 1995. In 1991, Dr. Masse was named New Hampshire`s State Superintendent of the Year. In 1995, he was named Citizen of the Year by the Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce. Also in 1995, the Nashua Board of Education honored him by naming the central office the "Berard Masse School Administration Building." In 2002 he received the Humanitarian Award from the Nashua Charitible Trust Foundation. He was a radio show host on Nashua`s WMVU`s "Spotlight on Education" (1993-96). After retirement, he worked as a part-time educational consultant. He has served on numerous boards and committees during his professional career. In addition to his wife, Catherine "Kay", he is survived by his son Paul of Eagle Lake, Maine; and daughter, Nicole (John) McLean of Colorado, and four grandchildren: Shannon, Ryan, Lori and Kevin McLean. He was preceded in death by his parents.
November 21, 2003

MCKIM, Rev. J. Arthur - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 21, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre at the age of 94 years. Born in Maitland, Ontario on September 26, 1908. He graduated Ottawa Normal School and taught throughout Ontario. Became ordained by the United Church of Canada in 1940, serving in Manitoba, Ontario and Newfoundland. He was minister of George St. United Church and subsequently teacher of religion under the United Church and Avalon Consolidated School Systems. He was a life long member of the Masonic Lodge and also a member of the Kiwanis Club of St. John`s. His retirement years were to be spent on a farm in St. Philips. Leaving to celebrate his life, loving wife of sixty-four years, Eleanor (Orchard); four children: John, Thunder Bay, ON, Bill (Edna), St. Philips, Mary, St. Philips, Rob (Lynda), Kentucky, USA; daughter-in-law Barbara; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; special friends and caregivers: Margaret and Elmer Gosse, Nancy Earle; many other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 25, 2003 at 2 p.m. at George Street United Church. A brief reception will follow at the church. Interment will take place at the Anglican Cemetery, St. Philips. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to George Street United Church.
August 22, 2003

MCKIM, Rev. J. Arthur - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 21, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre at the age of 94 years. Born in Maitland, Ontario on September 26, 1908. He graduated Ottawa Normal School and taught throughout Ontario. He was ordained by the United Church of Canada in 1940, serving in Manitoba, Ontario and Newfoundland. He was minister of George St. United Church and subsequently teacher of religion under the United Church and Avalon Consolidated School Systems. He was guardian of the United Church College Residence from 1960 to 1963. He was a life long member of the Masonic Lodge and also a member of the Kiwanis Club of St. John`s. His retirement years were spent as a farmer in St. Philips. Leaving to celebrate his life, loving wife of sixty-four years, Eleanor (Orchard); four children: John, Thunder Bay, ON, Bill (Edna), St. Philips, Mary, St. Philips, Rob (Lynda), Kentucky, USA; daughter-in-law Barbara; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; special friends and caregivers: Margaret and Elmer Gosse; wonderful support was provided by Nancy Earle; many other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 25, 2003 at 2 p.m. at George Street United Church. A reception will follow at the church. Interment will take place at the Anglican Cemetery, St. Philips. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to George Street United Church.
August 24, 2003

MERCER, Gertrude J. (Crane) - Passed peacefully away August 7, 2003 at Carbonear General Hospital after a brief illness, Gertie Mercer, age 73. Predeceased by her husband Leander, July 1994. Leaving behind with cherished memories, five children: Shirley (Pat) Collins, Paul (Philomena) Mercer, Marilyn (Cyril) Peckham, Betty (Bill) Donahue and Linda (Warren) Adams; twelve grandchildren: Richard (Susanne), Paul (Pam), Dale (Michelle), Brian (Charlene), Gillian (Paul), Wendy (David), Jonathan, Michael, Justin, Matthew, Ryan and Bradley; one great-granddaughter, Erin; three sisters: Susie, Iris and Jean (John); four brothers: Joe (Olive), Ralph (Phyllis), Edward (Marina) and Clyde (Becky) and their families; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Remains resting at Young`s Funeral Home, Spaniard`s Bay. Funeral service to be announced later. Donations may be made in her memory to St. Peter`s Church Memorial Fund.
"To live in the hearts of those you love is not to die"
August 08, 2003

MERCER, Gladys Ann (nee Hayes) - It is with great sadness that the family of Gladys Ann Mercer (nee Hayes) of Gander announce her passing Aug. 23, 2003, at Lakeside Homes, Gander, age 84 years. Predeceased by her husband, Lewis, parents John and Sarah Grace Hayes of Bay Roberts, and son Noel; brothers Roy and Simeon Porter, Archibald and Robert Hayes, sisters Evelyn Hayes and Winnifred Janes. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her four daughters, Carol (John Walsh), Joy (Robert Janes), Bonita Bretz (Jacobus Maritz), all of Gander, Colleen (John Clarke) of Halifax, and one son, Keith (Louise) of St. John`s; 10 grandchildren, Randy (Lynn) Walsh and Rick (Ledona) Walsh, Grant and Brad Janes, Michael Bretz, Alex (Lisa) and Lauren Clarke, Meaghan, Michael and Caitlin Hutchings; three great-grandchildren, Jeremy, Keshia and Brittany Walsh; and her sister, Winnifred Morgan of Port de Grave; brothers-in-law Eric (Dorothy) of North River, Reginald of St. John`s, Gerald (Corrine) of Gander, Neil (Anne) of St. John`s, and one sister-in-law, Marina (Ed James) of Stephenville. Funeral services will be held 2 o`clock, Monday, Aug. 25 from St. Martin`s Anglican Cathedral, Gander. Interment at All Saints Cemetery, Gander. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in her memory can be made to a charity of one`s choice. Arrangements entrusted to Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander.
August 24, 2003

MERCER, Lloyd C. - Passed peacefully away at his late residence, Bay Roberts on Friday, August 08, 2003, Lloyd C. Mercer, aged 47 years. Predeceased by his father Lewis Mercer. Leaving to mourn his wife Peggy; mother Sadie Mercer; daughters: Charlene (Brian Mercer), Aimee (Chris Morgan); sisters: Rosalind (Larry) Power, Frances (Gerald) Sheppard, Linda (Owen) Green, Louise (Calvin) Drover; brothers: Lewis (Janice), Glenn (Maria), Darrell (Susan Petten); and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Saturday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Monday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Funeral service to take place on Monday, August 11, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Matthew`s Anglican Church, Bay Roberts. Interment in the St. Matthew`s Anglican Cemetery, Bay Roberts. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Memorial Fund.
August 08, 2003

MERCER, Mary (nee Godden) - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Sunday, August 17, 2003, Mary Mercer age 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Malcolm J. (Mac), brothers Cecil and Clarence and sister Amy (March). Leaving to mourn three children: Mac (Elaine) Owen Sound, ON, Keith (Harriet) St. John`s and Phyllis Joudrey (Paul) Moncton, NB; two sisters: Phyllis Godden and Bertha Quick; nine grandchildren: Ainsley, Garth and Craig Mercer, Lesley and Nicholas Mercer, Robin, Kathryn, Philip and Karen Joudrey, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. As an expression of sympathy, friends or relatives may send flowers or charitable donations in her memory to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or the Red Cross.
August 18, 2003

MESSERVEY, Jean Ellen - Of Silverwood Manor, Kippens, NL. Formerly of Barachois Brook, NL. It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jean Ellen Messervey announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Thursday, August 7, 2003 at the age of 98. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughters: Anne (George) Evans, Dr. Diane Messervey, both of Barachois Brook; son David (Pat), St. John`s, NL; sister Chris Murphy of Whitby, ON; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her parents, Rev. E.A. Butler and Caroline Temple; husband Morgan Messervey; sisters: Claire Perry and Mollie McPherson; brothers: Temple, Vincent, William and John. Friends may visit Fillatre`s Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing beginning Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, August 10th at 2:00 p.m. from the All Saints Anglican Church, Stephenville Crossing with Rev. Karen Laldin officiating. Interment will follow at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations can be made to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation or to the All Saints Anglican Church Memorial Fund. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donations may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca
August 08, 2003

MOORE, Frederick - Passed peacefully away at his residence in Avondale on Thursday, August 7, 2003, Frederick Moore, aged 64 years. Predeceased by his wife, Mary Ellen Moore; his parents: Fred and Margaret Moore; his brother, David. Left with fond and loving memories are his devoted children: Wayne (Mary), Brenda (Bob) Reader, Frederick Jr. (Maria), Michelle and Beverley; his grandchildren: Angela, Brandon, Brittany, Claudia and Robert; his brothers: Michael (Mary) Moore, Avondale, Joseph, AB, Daniel (Ylonde), QC; his sisters: Margaret Martin, Holyrood, Winnie, Boston, USA, Rosella Moore, Avondale; his sister-in-law, Angela (Moore) Woodford; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Saturday and Sunday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. Funeral will take place on Monday, August 11, 2003, following 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Cremation to follow. Inurnment will be in Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Please visit www.dunphys-funeralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
Not lost to memory or to love, but safe in our Father`s home above.
August 08, 2003

MOORE, Patricia Jessie (Pat) - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness on August 29, 2003 at her home Grand Falls-Windsor, NL. Patricia Jessie (Pat) Moore. She was 65 years of age. Predeceased by her parents, James and Elsie Waugh; sister Sadie Hayward. Left to mourn are husband Terry; son Darren (wife Lisa) of Milltown, NL; daughter Pam (husband Dave King) of Portugal Cove; also leaving to mourn are sister Shirley Snow; four grandchildren: Thomas and Robert King, Adam and Jacob Moore and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Rev. Randy Lockyer will conduct funeral services on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from Holy Trinity Anglican Church with interment at The Anglican Cemetery, Union St., Grand Falls-Windsor. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Winston Green of Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Pallbearers are Gord House, Charles Moore, John Moore, Gord Moore, John Waugh, Bruce Moore and Vic Whitten. Donations in her memory may be made to Holy Trinity Anglican Church Furnace Fund. Condolences may be expressed on line at www.sunsetmemorialfuneralhome.com
August 29, 2003

MORGAN, Graham - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, August 24, 2003, of Port de Grave, aged 75 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Wilmot, daughter Betty (Carl) Gosse, son William (Ruth), five grandchildren: Tanya (Michael) Nolan, Tansy (Clinton) Mundon, Yolanda (Glenn) Hiscock, April and B.J. Carroll, two great-grandchildren: Megan and Mackenzie Nolan, brother Reginald (Clara) Morgan; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Pentecostal Church, Port de Grave with visitation on Monday 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Tuesday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service on Wednesday, August 27, 2003 at 2 p.m. from the Pentecostal Church, Port de Grave with interment in the Pentecostal Cemetery, Port de Grave. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to Carbonear General Hospital.
August 25, 2003

MORIARITY, Julia (nee Woodrow) - Passed peacefully away on Friday, August 29, 2003 at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home, at the age of 90 years. She will always be lovingly remembered by her husband Clement; her son Gerard (Marlene) of Bauline East; grandchildren: Laura and Krista; sister, Alice Woodrow; also leaving to mourn a large circle of family and friends. A special thank you to the 1st floor staff at St. Pat`s Mercy Home and the McDonald family for their support. Resting at Stamp`s Funeral Home, St. Vincent`s, St. Mary`s Bay on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Funeral services to take place on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from Sacred Heart Church.
August 29, 2003

MORIARTY, Patrick J. - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Health Centre Palliative Care Unit on Friday, August 15, 2003, Patrick J. Moriarty. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Josephine and sister Lorraine. Paddy will be sadly missed by his sisters: Mary, St. John`s; Maureen Martin (Marty), Virginia Beach, U.S.A.; Jeanie Butt (Al), Florence Ebsary (Barry), Donna MacEachern (Jerry), all of Ottawa; nieces, nephews, especially Jim and Jeffrey Comerford, and other relatives and friends; special friends John Walsh and Bill Kelly who supported Paddy during his illness. Paddy`s family wish to express our sincere thanks to the staff at Palliative Care for their care during his stay with them. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday and Monday. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Leonard A. Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 17, 2003

MORRIS, Bridget- Passed peacefully away at the Lion`s Manor, Placentia, Friday, August 29, 2003, Bridget Morris (nee Collins), age 94 years. Predeceased by husband Phonse; sister Cecily and brothers: Michael and Fred. Leaving to mourn her sister Clothilda Ennis (Leo); her brother-in-law John Morris; sisters-in-law Catherine Wadman and Rita Morris; nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 11 a.m. from Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow at Placentia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
May she rest in Peace
August 29, 2003

NEWELL, Whilhelmina Margaret - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on August 18, 2003, age 62 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories six sons; three daughters and eleven grandchildren. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home. Funeral service on Thursday, August 21, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Cyprian`s Church. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island.
She Is Just Away! I cannot say, and I will not say that she is dead - she is just away! With a cherry smile and a wave of the hand, Mom has wandered into an unknown land and left us dreaming how very fair. It needs must be, since she linger there, So think of her fairing on, as dear in the Love of there as the love of here; Think of her still as the same, I say; She is not dead - She is just away!
August 20, 2003

NEWMAN, Elizabeth F.M. (Nee - Manuel) R.N.- November 20, 1940 - August 14, 2003. Mrs. Elizabeth Newman of Stony Plain, Alberta passed away after a brief battle with cancer at the age of 62 years. She was a woman who had a passion for living, a devotion to her family, a sharp and quick wit, and a sense of honesty and justice not easily found these days.Elizabeth is survived by her loving family: Don her husband; daughter Margo (Jim) Lovrod, Stony Plain, AB; grandsons: Keiffer and Ian; son Donald M. (Stephanie), Surrey, BC; granddaughters: Brittany and Madison; and, son Grant, Kugluktuk, NU; granddaughter Ashley; two brothers: Alfred (Eleanor) Manuel, Twillingate, NL and James (Marina) Manuel, Slave Lake, AB; several nieces, nephews and her special friend Margo Evans, St. John`s, NL. In addition, she leaves behind many friends from Newfoundland to the Northwest Territories and several "honourary children" who received her love and affection during childcare over 14 years, while in the Territories. The family wishes to extend their grateful thanks for the wonderful care Elizabeth received at Stony Plain Hospital by the staff, nurses Brenda and Cathy, and particularly Dr. Allen Bailey. Also Home Care nurses Sandi and Courtney; and her Caregiver PCA Monika. A sincere thanks is also given to Lynn McKay, Brenda Adams and Jim Lovrod for giving of themselves stalwartly in this time of need by the family. A Memorial Service was held on 19 August 2003 at Parkland Funeral Home, Stony Plain, AB with Reverend Jane Alexander officiating. Donations may be made in memory of Elizabeth F.M. Newman (Manuel), to the "Foundation for the Health Centre, Stony Plain, Attn: Acute Care, 4405 South Park Drive, Stony Plain, AB, T7Z 2M7" or the "Notre Dame Bay Memorial Health Centre, Gen. Del., Twillingage, NL A0G 4M0".
August 26, 2003

NORMAN, John - Passed peacefully away at the Placentia Health Care Center on August 12, 2003, of Placentia, age 73 years. Leaving to mourn brother: Fred (Elizabeth), Southeast Placentia, Joe (Shirley), Grand Bank; four nieces; three nephews; five great-nieces; two great-nephews; other relatives and friends especially the residents and staff of Gateway Residence, Dunville. Resting at Coomb`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2003 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in Coomb`s Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia.
August 13, 2003

NOSEWORTHY, George - Passed suddenly away at his home in Manuels on August 7, 2003, aged 61 years. Predeceased by his parents David and Violet Noseworthy; brother Leonard and brother-in-law William Ryan. Left with fond memories two sisters: Yvonne Ryan and Jessie Morgan (Ernie Pomeroy); special friends: Fred and Marg; also nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation on Wednesday 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m., Thursday 10-12 noon at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, from where a memorial service will be held on Thursday at 2 p.m. Inurnment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Long Pond. No flowers by request, donations may be made to the Childrens Wish Foundation.
August 13, 2003

NOSEWORTHY, Veronica Nora - Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Centre on Friday, August 1, 2003, Veronica Noseworthy of St. John`s, aged 69 years. Predeceased by parents Alice and Terrence, brothers James and Terrence (wife Marjorie), and sisters Mary Crotty and Violet Upshall. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her beloved daughter and son-in-law, Shellie and Bill Dawe and son Don. Also left with special memories are her precious grandchildren Shaneen and Billy Dawe, Keith and Bradley Noseworthy and one brother Kevin (wife Sylvia). As well as a number of nieces, nephews, special friends and relatives. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Sunday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Monday August 4, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations in her memory can be made to a charity of one`s choice.
August 01, 2003

O`DWYER, John Francis (Jack) - Passed away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit, on Friday, August 29, 2003. Leaving to mourn his wife Patricia (Pat Farrell), two sons, John and wife Yun-Jeong, Terry and wife Carla and two grandsons, Liam and Aidan (all of Calgary, AB), also leaving his mother Elizabeth, two sisters Charlotte Quinn and Joan Delurey and husband Joe and one brother Bernard. Other family members include three sisters-in-law, Geraldine (Jack Harvey), Mary (Tom O`Keefe) and Phyllis Farrell, also several nieces and nephews. John also leaves a large circle of friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 pm. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral to take place from St. Patrick`s Church, Patrick Street, on Monday, September 1, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in his memory to St. Bonaventure`s College Bursary Fund, Bonaventure Avenue, St. John`s, A1B 2V2 would be appreciated.
August 29, 2003

O`NEILL, Anne (McCarthy) - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on August 6, 2003, Anne O`Neill in her 88th year. Predeceased by her husband Patrick and son Jim. Leaving to mourn her son Pat, and brother Patrick; many nieces, nephews and friends in Renews; also her special friend Wilma Flight. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, August 7 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Fermeuse, August 8 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place from Holy Apostles Church, Renews, on Saturday, August 9 at 10:30 a.m. No flowers by request, donations can be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
August 08, 2003

O`BRIEN, Mary Ann (nee Finn) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on August 6, 2003, Mary Ann O`Brien, aged 84 years, 11 months. Predeceased by husband John (1994). Leaving to mourn with many treasured memories her son Maurice (Lynne); daughters Cathy Breen (Bud), Margie Osmond (Sam), Joni Snow (Dave), 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn are her sister Nora (Ches) and sister-in-law Perpetua Stokes (Elmer) of Delaware; special niece Kathleen of Halifax. Other nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, on Thursday, August 7 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday, August 8 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Saturday, August 9, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Mary Queen of the World Church Parish Stain Glass Window Fund.
Ever remembered, ever loved.
August 07, 2003

O`NEILL, Anne (McCarthy) - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on August 6, 2002, Anne O`Neill in her 88th year. Predeceased by her husband Patrick and son Jim. Leaving to mourn her son Pat, and brother Patrick, many nieces, nephews and friends in Renews, also her special friend Wilma Flight. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, August 7 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Fermeuse, August 8 from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place from Holy Apostles Church, Renews, on Saturday, August 9 at 10:30 a.m. No flowers by request, donations can be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
August 07, 2003

PARROTT, Jerome, M. - Gently and peacefully on August 29, 2003 in the presence of his loving family at the Health Sciences Centre, Jerome M. Parrott of Mount Carmel, age 63 years, was called by his loving father to his heavenly home, free of pain and suffering of his courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by his father Jack, 1992; brothers: Charlie, 1988, Austin, 1999, sister-in-law Joan, 1979, Marg, 1995, Louise, 2001, father-in-law Herb McDonald, 1985. Left to mourn, his wife of 32 years, Teresa; his children: Lorraine (Clarence), Mount Carmel; Darlene (Guy), Calgary; Jerome (Julia), Audrey (Guy), all of Matachewan; Patricia (Darrell), Timmins, Ont.; Patrick, Matachewan; Beth (Derm), Peters River; Colleen, Mount Carmel; Janice (Derrick), Peters River; his mother, Angela, Mount Carmel; his brothers: Jimmy, Kitchener; Frank (Joyce), Carbonear; Tom (Cathy), St. John`s; Kevin (Norma), Oshawa; Dave (Sue), Mount Carmel; his sisters: Marion (Ferg) Tremblett, Colinet; Beth (Jim) Hillier, Mount Pearl; sisters-in-law: Bridie Parrott, Kilbride; Ivy Parrott, Pontypool, Ont.; Donna (Rolf) Behrend, Scarborough, Ont.; brothers-in-law: Peter (Monica) McDonald, Oakville, Ont.; Kevin (Michelle) McDonald, Kitchener, Ont.; Eric (Sophie) McDonald, Toronto; other in-law: Joan McDonald, Mississauga, Ont.; 14 grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Resting at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Chapel, Saturday 7-10 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral will take place on Monday, Sept. 1, 2003 following 2 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Mount Carmel Window Fund. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"Peacefully sleeping"
August 30, 2003

PARSONS, Harold (Harry) - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, August 16, 2003, of Shearstown, aged 79. Predeceased by his wife Ethel and brother Cecil. Leaving to mourn sons: Ronald (Billie), St. John`s; Karl (Toni), British Columbia; Randy (Mary), Buchans; Richard (Debbie), Clarenville; brothers: Ron, Jim (Marie), Crowley (Melba); sister-in-law Irene Parsons; 13 grandchildren: Kimberley, Ashley, Jenette, Carla, Randi-Lyn, Robyn, Ryan, April, Adam, Kyle, Daniel, Jamie, Jillian; his special companion Gertie Chipman and family; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts, with visitation on Sunday, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. and Monday 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service on Monday, August 18, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Mark`s Anglican Church and Cemetery, Shearstown. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Carbonear General Hospital or St. Mark`s Church.
August 17, 2003

PATTEN, Cecil Stanley - It is with great sadness that the family of Cecil Patten announce his passing on August 27, 2003. He passed away after a short illness at the Health Sciences Complex at the age of 67. Predeceased by his parents Cecil and Mildred Patten and infant daughter Jerri-Lynn. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Barb (Murphy); daughters: Janice and Bill Wadden, Jody and Wayne Gale; sons: David and Debbie, Don and Jill; nine grandchildren: Michael and Sean Wadden, Tyler and Travis Gale, Sarah and Stephen Patten, Robert, Andrew and Julia Patten; brother Max and Ruth; sister Ruth Patten; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 1-5 and 7-10 p.m. on Thursday and from 10 a.m. -12 noon on Friday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Friday, August 29, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to VOWR. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 28, 2003

PEARCE, Arthur Ralph - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Arthur R. Pearce, age 68 years. Left with fond memories his wife Peggy (nee Calver), daughter Debbie, sons David (Sandra) and Jonathan (Robyn) and poppy woo-woo`s special grandsons Spencer and Casey. Brothers Eric (Heidi), Lewis (Rita) and Raymond (Joan); sisters Dorothy (Ron), Jessie (Eldred), Claudia (Ches), Gail (Wayne) and Margie (Kass), brother-in-law John (Joanne), many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Thursday, 1-5 and 7-9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m to 12 p.m., 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral service to be held at 2 p.m. Saturday from the Faith Bible Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In his memory, donations may be made to the Gideon International Bible Plan or the NF Chapter of the Canadian Hemophilia Society.
August 07, 2003

PEARCE, Arthur Ralph - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Arthur R. Pearce, age 68 years. Left with fond memories his wife Peggy (nee Calver); daughter Debbie; sons: David (Sandra) and Jonathan (Robyn) and poppy woo-woo`s special grandsons: Spencer and Casey; brothers: Eric (Heidi), Lewis (Rita) and Raymond (Joan); sisters: Dorothy (Ron), Jessie (Eldred), Claudia (Ches), Gail (Wayne) and Margie (Kass); brother-in-law John (Joanne), many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Thursday, 1-5 and 7-9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m to 12 p.m., 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral service to be held at 2 p.m. Saturday from the Faith Bible Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In his memory, donations may be made to the Gideon International Bible Plan or the NF Chapter of the Canadian Hemophilia Society.
August 08, 2003

PELLEY, Shirley - In Ottawa, Tuesday, August 5, 2003, Shirley Joan Pelley (nee Best), age 65. Beloved wife of Frank Pelley. Loving mother of Terry (Clare), Gina (Steve Webster), Stephen (Candace Dick). Cherished grandma of Myles, Braydan and Beth. Loving sister of Gerry (Joyce), Roy (Martha), Lorraine (Dave), David (Sue), Linda (Clayton) and Gary (Ada). Visitation will be held at Grant Brown Funeral Home Rolston Chapel, Kemptville, Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of the Funeral Home Monday at 2 p.m. Those who wish may make memorial donations to Kemptville District Hospital Foundation.
August 08, 2003

PETTEN, Belinda (nee Eason) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at Terra Nova on Sunday, August 31, 2003, Belinda Petten (nee Eason) of Port de Grave, aged 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Reginald, parents Isreal and Doreas Easen and brother Samuel James. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Velona Collett, St. John`s, and Rosalind (Rudolph) Frost, Terra Nova; one son: Irving Petten, Port de Grave; three sisters: Florence Peters, Long Pond Manuels; Alice (Max) King, Grand Falls-Windsor; Mary Caines, Long Pond Manuels; one brother: Levi (Emmie) Eason, Long Pond Manuels; three grandchildren: Michele (Peter), Michael (Jocelyn) and Melanie; two great-grandchildren: Nickolas and Anthony; sister-in-law Ina Eason, Long Pond Manuels. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Clarke`s Beach, with visitation on Tuesday, 11 a.m.-noon, 2-4 p.m., and 7-9 p.m., and Wednesday, 10 a.m.-noon. Funeral service on Wednesday, September 3, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Luke`s Anglican Church, Port de Grave, with interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Port de Grave. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Luke`s Cemetery Fund.
September 02, 2003

PIKE, Clifford McKinley - Passed peacefully away at his late residence, Birch Hills, Bay Roberts on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2003, Clifford McKinley Pike, retired from the Wabush Mines, aged 77 years. Predeceased by his parents, Brigadiers Sir Wallace and Minnie Pike, brother Howard, sister Jean and Graham Bursey, and brother-in-law Roy Antle. Leaving to mourn his wife of 52 years, Mavis, daughters Sharon (Berrick) Williams, Debra (Andy) Castle, sons Randy (Josie), Rodney (Carol), eight grandchildren, three precious great-grandchildren, Connor, Emily and Kyle, brother Melvin (Verna) Pike, sisters Winnie Antle, Marjorie (John) Oliver, Beth (Graham) King, Maxena Woodland, Fern Pike, sister-in-law Shirley Pike, also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts, with visitation on Saturday 7-10 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m., and Monday 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service Monday, Aug. 25, 2003 at 2 p.m. from Grace United Church, Coley`s Point, with interment in the United Church Cemetery, Coley`s Point. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Carbonear General Hospital or Grace United.
August 24, 2003

PIKE, Ella May - Passed peacefully away at the A.A. Wilkinson Health Care Centre, Old Perlican, on Tuesday, August 5, 2003, Ella May Pike, age 86 years. Predeceased by husband Raymond, sister Sadie Howell and brother Ernest Button. Leaving to mourn sister, Irene Hammond, sister-in-law Celia Hopkins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, as well as large circle of family and friends. Resting at Hopkins Funeral Home, Old Perlican. Funeral service Friday, August 8th from St. Andrews-By-The-Sea United Church. Interment at United Church Cemetery.
August 07, 2003

POWER, Ann (nee Morrissey) - Passed peacefully away after a brief illness on August 5, 2003 at St. Clare`s Hospital, Ann Power of St. John`s. Predeceased by husband Max, daughter Patricia and grandson Jason. Leaving to mourn daughters: Rudy Janes (Fred - deceased), and Isabelle Derwin (Jimmy); sons: Bernard (Diane - deceased), Ivan (Barb), Sean (Diane), Tyrone (Ruby) and Max (Debbie); sixteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 7-9 pm Wednesday, 1-4 pm and 7-9 pm Thursday. Funeral Mass will be celebrated from St. Patrick`s Church at a time to be announced. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
August 07, 2003

POWER, Edward Joseph (1945 - 2003)- Died suddenly on August 23, 2003 at Tors Cove in his 58th year. Deeply saddened by his passing are his son Lloyd, daughter-in-law Cheryl and grand-daughter Shaelan, mother-in-law Agnes Maloney; brothers: Leonard (Pat) Annapolis Royal, Charlie (Dorothy), Ottawa, Mike (Jocelyn) Tors Cove and sister Genevieve (Tony Wheeler) Benoit`s Cove, and special friend Beth. Also leaving to mourn are a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Ed is predeceased by his wife Catherine, daughters Laura and Lisa and parents Mike and Margaret. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls, Monday, August 25 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m. and Tuesday, August 26 from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. and 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Sacred Heart Church, Tors Cove, on Wednesday, August, 27 at 11 a.m. Flowers gratefully accepted. Ryan`s Funeral Services Ltd., P.O.Box 306, Bay Bulls, NL. (709) 334-2851.
August 25, 2003

POWER, Sheila M. - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Sunday, August 3, 2003, Sheila M. Power, aged 58 years. Predeceased by her father Gerald A. Power (Oct., 2002) and mother Margaret (1958). Leaving to mourn her sister Carolyn Bishop (David), brother Gerald, step-mother Marguerite, and step-brother David Barron (Bernice). Also leaving to mourn are her much loved nieces and nephews, Renee and Mark Power and Cory and Stephen Bishop. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Private funeral service for family and friends to take place on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
August 04, 2003

PROWSE, Frank - Passed peacefully away in Norfolk, England, August 29, 2003. Frank Prowse, Ex-166th Nfld. Regiment, aged 84. Predeceased by his wife Pamela in 1994. Leaving to mourn son Vincent (Rosie); daughter Christine (Mark), and much loved grandson George, all in England. Brother Bernard (Betty); sister-in-law Rose Prowse; nephews and nieces in Canada and England. Mass of Christian Burial to take place September 4 at Kings Lynn.
August 29, 2003

PUGLISEVICH, Charles - Hon. Consul General of Malta and CEO Puglisevich group of companies, passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Thursday, August 14, 2003. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife Margaret; son Val (Karen); daughters: Terry Borg (Tony), Frances Boland (Gordon); precious grandchildren: Amanda and Charles Borg, Hayley Puglisevich and Nicholas Boland; brother Lino (Fortunata), Edwin (Vicky); sister Josephine (Fred); also a large circle of relatives and friends in Canada and Malta. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday, August 15 from 12-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held at 9:45 a.m. Saturday from St. Pius X. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
"A treasured husband, father and grandfather Ever remembered, ever loved"
August 15, 2003

PUMPHREY, Monica "Mona" (nee Kemp) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Saturday, August 9, 2003, surrounded by family. Predeceased by her husband Thomas (Tommy) in 1996. She leaves to mourn her children, Gerald, St. John`s, John (Annette), Edmonton, Rosemary Ross (Gordon), Bishop`s Falls, Jane Barry (Bob Parsons), St. John`s, Tom (Martha), Stoney Plain, Alta., Stephen (Darlene), Mount Pearl, grandchildren Sarah and Laura Pumphrey, Matthew and Stephen Ross, Jonathan Barry, Katey, Tommy, Allyson, Gabriel, Hayley and Daniel Pumphrey, and Katherine, Jessica and Leah Pumphrey. She also leaves to mourn her brothers Jim (Verna) and Derm (Geraldine) Kemp, sister Isobel Coleman, Corner Brook and Alice Harrison in Florida, her brothers-in-law Bill Pumphrey, Bishop`s Falls, Kevin Pumphrey, St. John`s and Ron Pumphrey of Corner Brook and several nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Lemarchant Road, on Monday, August 11 from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday, August 12 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral arrangements to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home Foundation, P.O. Box 21191, 146 Elizabeth Ave., St. John`s, NL, A1A 5B2.
August 10, 2003

PUMPHREY, Monica "Mona" (nee Kemp) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Saturday, August 9, 2003 surrounded by family. Predeceased by her husband Thomas (Tommy) in 1996. She leaves to mourn her children, Gerald, St. John`s, John (Annette), Edmonton, AB, Rosemary Ross (Gordon), Bishop`s Falls, NL, Jane Barry (Bob Parsons), St. John`s, Tom (Martha), Stoney Plain, AB, Stephen (Darlene), Mount Pearl, grandchildren Sarah and Laura Pumphrey, Matthew and Stephen Ross, Jonathan Barry, Katey, Tommy, Allyson, Gabriel, Hayley and Daniel Pumphrey, and Katherine, Jessica and Leah Pumphrey. She also leaves to mourn her brothers Jim (Verna) and Derm (Geraldine) Kemp, sister Isobel Coleman, Corner Brook and Alice Harrison in Florida, her brothers-in-law Bill Pumphrey, Bishop`s Falls, Keven Pumphrey, St. John`s and Ron Pumphrey of Corner Brook, and several nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Monday, August 11 from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday, August 12 from 2-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, time to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home Foundation, P.O. Box 21191, 146 Elizabeth Ave., St. John`s, NL, A1A 5B2
August 11, 2003

PYE, John - Passed away suddenly on Saturday, August 30, 2003, John Pye, in his 53rd year. Loving husband of Lynn (Doody) and wonderful father of Keli-Ann (Brent), Michelle, and Alison (Chris). Also left to celebrate his life are his brothers and sisters: Bert (Joan), Cyril (Doris), Reg (Betty), Paul (Nellie), Helen O`Brien (Ed), Elva Parsons (Bud), Nona Norton (Ron), Verna Greening, Margie Jeans (Bill), Yvonne Noseworthy (Alex); brothers-in-law: Victor Doody (Linda), Tom Doody (Madelyn); sisters-in-law: Barb Miller (Allan), Cathy Walsh (Brian), Carol Denis (Stephane); his uncle Reg Pye (Jenny) and Aunt Marg Gillard. Left with fond memories are a large group of special nieces and nephews and also a large circle of close friends. The family will welcome visitors at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday, September 1 and Tuesday, September 2, 2003. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, September 3, 2003 at 10 a.m. from Barrett`s Chapel. A private family interment will follow at a later date. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
September 03, 2003

QUINTON, Frances - Passed away on August 26, 2003 at St. Clare`s Hospital, St. John`s after a long battle with cancer, Frances Quinton from Southern Bay, at the age of 82. Predeceased by her father Gilbert Yetman; husband James; son Charles and sister Lorraine. Leaving to mourn with many precious memories her loving mom, Gladys Yetman; son Glenn (Nita); daughter-in-law Mary Ellen; grandchildren: Charlene (Jason), Morgan (Mary), Shawn, Kayla and Jessica; brothers: Kenneth Yetman (Ettie), Robert Yetman (Dorothy); sisters: Daphne Over and Dorothy Quinton (Adrian); also remembered by Sharon Quinton; nieces, nephews and extended family. Rested at St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Princeton from where the funeral, officiated by Rev. N. Cutler, took place on Thursday, August 28 at 2:00 p.m. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Vardy`s Funeral Home, Random Island. In her memory, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Princeton.
Family Caring For Family I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith
August 29, 2003

QUINTON, Warren William, P. Eng. - (Class of 1974, Faculty of Engineering M.U.N) passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family and friends at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, August 26, 2003, Warren Quinton, age 52 years. Predeceased by his Dad, Reginald. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife and best friend Roma (LeGrow), two sons: Christopher (Friend Claire Priddle) and Stephen. His mother Martha, one brother Reg (Shirley), Edmonton, sister Karen (Rick Appleby), parents-in-law Ruth and Charles LeGrow, Bauline, sister-in-law Debbie Hynes (friend Bill Taylor), brother-in-law Wayne LeGrow (Janet) as well as one niece, many nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., on Wednesday and Thursday and from 10 a.m. - 12 Noon Friday. Funeral service to take place 2 p.m., Friday, August 29, 2003 from The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmiller Avenue. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to St. Mary`s Church Memorial Fund, 1 Cornwall Crescent, St. John`s, NL A1E 1Z4. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 27, 2003

RANDELL, Margaret (nee Freeman) - Passed away peacefully at Western Memorial Regional Hospital after a short illness, Margaret Randell (nee Freeman) in her 85th year, formerly of Port Rexton, Trinity Bay. Predeceased by husband Joseph Randell in 1976. Leaving to mourn her son Roger (Joyce) Randell of Meadows; granddaughter Jennifer (Matthew) Walters, Curling; grandson Nicholas Randell, Meadows. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Port Rexton, at a date to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
August 20, 2003

REYNOLDS, Marjorie - Passed away after a lengthy illness at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Monday, August 25, 2003, Marjorie Reynolds, aged 76 years. Predeceased by her husband Thomas J. Reynolds, 1993. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her son Harold (Rick) and his wife Irene, of Mt. Pearl; two grandchildren: Karen Jones (Jason) and Ricky; sisters; Dot and Jean; brother Ron all of St. John`s; sister-in-law Alice of River Head, Harbour Grace; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday from 7-10 pm; on Tuesday from 10 am 5 pm and 7-10 pm and on Wednesday from 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral Service to be held from Barrett`s Chapel on Wednesday, August 27, 2003, at 2:00 pm. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Luke`s Homes. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 26, 2003

RILEY, Anita - Miami Beach, Florida. Anita Mary Riley died August 20, 2003 at her home in Miami Beach Florida, she was 83. Born in Bay Bulls, Newfoundland, daughter of Josephine and Thomas Keough. She was the wife of the late Edward Riley and a longtime resident of Braintree, Massachusetts before moving to Miami Beach. She is survived by her brother Joseph Keough of Woburn, MA. Funeral Mass was held on August 25th, burial took place at Fred Hunter`s Cemetery in Hollywood, Florida.
September 12, 2003

RILEY, Helen (nee Hapgood) - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home on Saturday, August 9, 2003, Helen Riley in her 84th year. Left with fond and loving memories are her son Charles (Chuck) and wife Gail, two loving grandchildren Diane and Susan, her niece Helen Parsons and family, cousin Jean Whitten and family, her friend Phyllis Hapgood as well as other family and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 p.m., Sunday and from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Monday. Funeral service to take place 2 p.m., Tuesday, August 12, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow in the General Protestant Cemetery. No flowers by request, donations in her memory may be made to the Agnes Pratt Home. Special thanks to the staff on Fairhaven and Pratt Place. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 11, 2003

ROSS, Col. Sarah - Passed peacefully away at the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge on Sunday, August 17, 2003, Mrs. Col. Sarah Ross (Retired Salvation Army Officer). Aged 98 years. Predeceased by her husband Col. William Ross, 1993. Left with fond memories are a sister, nieces, nephews in Edmonton, Alberta; care-giver Mrs. Alma Kelloway and family; also the residents and staff of the Glenbrook Lodge; and a large circle of friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday. Funeral service to be held from the Salvation Army Temple, Torbay Road on Tuesday, August 19, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 18, 2003

ROWE, Wilfred - Of Whiteway. Passed peacefully away on Thursday, August 14, 2003 at the DVA Pavilion in the presence of his loving family, age 87 years. Predeceased by his beloved wife and sweetheart, Doris; adoring grandson Brucie; brothers: Clayton and Hedley; sister Annie. Leaving to mourn his three sons: Gordon (Medie), Edward (Sandra), Randolph (Rosaleen); three daughters: Marilyn (Bruce Hawkes), Brenda, Karen (Roy Parsons); grandchildren: Susan (Ted Walton), Christopher (Anne), Shawn, Tina Marie, Lee, Leslie, Morgan, Taylor, Brendan and Keegan; great-grandchildren: Blair, Ashley, Joseph and Anthony; a large number of other relatives and friends. Special thank you to Dr. Butler, Cathy, Joan and other staff at the L.A. Miller Centre. Resting at Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo. Visitation Friday from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. and Saturday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from St. Andrew`s United Church, Whiteway on Saturday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, August 17 from St. Andrew`s United Church, Whiteway at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery. Flowers gracefully declined. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Andrew`s Memorial Fund or the Canadian Cancer Society.
August 15, 2003

RUMSEY, Alice P. (nee Laing) - Passed away suddenly at her residence on Thursday, August 28, 2003, Alice P. (Laing) Rumsey, aged 82 years. Predeceased by her husband Wesley; son Gerald; sister Mollie Earles; son-in-law Barry Sheppard and daughter-in-law Mary (Hickey) Rumsey. Leaving to mourn her sad loss, five sons: William (Betty), John (Lucy), David (Mary), Gary (Christine), Brian (Bernadette); four daughters: Anne Johnson (Jim), Sharon Sheppard, Debbie Byrne (Pat), Lynn Whithycombe (Craig); 27 grandchildren: Beverley, Karen, Cathy, Jimmy, Pamie, Jason, Billy, Glenn, Stephen, Susan, Todd, Connie, Sean, Blair, Gerry, Donnie, Jennifer, Barry, David John, Ken, Wendy, Keith, Craig, Ryan, Ian, Chad, Skyla; 18 great-grandchildren; also brother-in-law Edward Earles; 3 nieces and 1 nephew; also special friend Margaret Stanford and members of the Ladies Bowling League of St. Pat`s Alleys. Remains resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral mass on Monday, September 1st, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Newfoundland Cancer Society.
August 30, 2003

RYAN, Andrew F. - June 6, 1991 - August 27, 2003 Athlete, Artist, Musician, Budding Mechanical Engineer, Brother, Son, Grandson, Nephew and Cousin. Died of cancer, age 12 Leaving to mourn with heavy, sadly broken hearts and beautiful memories are parents Michael and Jennette (Coates); a beautiful little sister Anna and older sister Meghan (predeceased in 1996); grandparents: Philip and Nellie Coates, Botwood and Frank and Phyllis Ryan, St. John`s; aunts Phyllis (Terry) and Francine (Jim) and uncle Ernie; and a large and loving circle of special relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. One day of public reception only on Friday, August 29, 2003. Funeral service and celebration of Andrew`s life will be held on Saturday, August 30, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church, Waterford Bridge Road. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. The family prefers not to receive flowers or gifts but asks in lieu that memorial donations be made to the Children`s Wish Foundation, Newfoundland & Labrador Chapter or the Candlelighters Association.
August 28, 2003

RYAN, Douglas Augustus Sr. - Passed away suddenly on August 3, 2003, Douglas Ryan of St. John`s age 63 yrs. Predeceased by father Michael, mother Myrtis, sister Bridget, father-in-law Malcom Warren, mother-in-law Susannah, brother-in-law Malcom Jr. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Emily, son, Douglas (Patricia), daughter Marina Squires (Paul), son Kevin, son Christopher (Michelle). Grandchildren Jackie, Ryan, Crystal, Melissa, Michael, Christopher. Great-grandchildren Kyle and Dustin. Also leaving to mourn his brothers and sisters, John (Barbara) Ontario, Robert, Mike (Lucy), Kevin (Jennette) of St. John`s, Gerry (Gloria) Ontario, Margaret Bennett (John). Also leaving to mourn his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, extended family members and a large circle of special friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home on Monday August 4, 2003 7-10 p.m. and Tuesday August 5, 2003 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral service on Wednesday at Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel,9:30 a.m. Cremation to follow.
Ever Remembered - Ever Loved May he Rest in Peace.
August 04, 2003

SHEPPARD, Karl Oscar - WWII Veteran Service # 2971 Brig Bay, NL - It is with great sadness the family of Karl Oscar Sheppard announce his passing on August 9, 2003 at the Health Science Centre in St. John`s, NL at the age of 90 years. He will be sadly missed by three sons, Cyril of Port Saunders, Harris (Marie) of Labrador City, and Maurice (Diane) of St. John`s; five grandchildren, Colin, Olga (Trevor), Edna (Jeff), Todd (Roxanne) and Tracey (Bruce); seven great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Joelle, Patrick, Bobbie, Jamie, Derrick and Brooke; two sisters, Mary-Anne of Mianisburg, Ohio, USA and Sinnett of Cupids, NL, sisters-in-law Margaret, Hepsey and Jonnie of Brig Bay. He also leaves to mourn brothers and sisters-in-law Maurice and Margaret Telford; Charlie and Pearl Little and Jim Irving all of Rowanburn, Scotland and numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his first wife Edna, his second wife Margaret; one son, Colin, seven brothers Thomas, Norman, Garfield, Maxwell, Heber, Pierce and Wilfred and one sister Clarcey, two daughters-in-law, Betty and Minnie. He was a WWII Veteran who served his country in the Forestry Division in Scotland. He enlisted on July 26, 1940 and was discharged December 18, 1945. After the war he returned home to Brig Bay where he worked as a fisherman and logger. During his later years before retirement he worked as a bait depot operator for the Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans. His first priority was always to ensure he always had three years of firewood on hand. He loved to catch smelt, snare rabbits and pick berries but most loved pastime was to dance to his favorite waltzes. During the past few years he was a resident of the Hoyles Escasoni Home in St. John`s but his heart forever remained in Brig Bay. Visitations will take place on Monday, August 11 and on Tuesday, August 12 at the Church of the Advent in Plum Point. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, August 13 at 11 a.m. at the Church of the Advent in Plum Point. Interment will follow at the Brig Bay Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Hoyle Escasoni Foundation or the Plum Point Church of the Advent Building Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre`s Funeral Home, Corner Brook.The family graciously thanks the staff and residents of the Hoyles Escasoni Home and the medical staff in the emergency department of the Health Science Centre for all their care and attention.
Lest we forget
August 11, 2003

SHEPPARD, Karl Oscar - WWII Veteran Service # 2971 Brig Bay, NL - It is with great sadness the family of Karl Oscar Sheppard announce his passing on August 9, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John`s, NL at the age of 90 years. He will be sadly missed by three sons, Cyril of Port Saunders, Harris (Marie) of Labrador City, and Maurice (Diane) of St. John`s; five grandchildren, Colin, Olga (Trevor), Edna (Jeff), Todd (Roxanne) and Tracy (Bruce); seven great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Joelle, Patrick, Bobbie, Jamie, Derik and Brooke; two sisters, Mary of Mianisburg, Ohio, USA and Sinneth of Cupids, NL, sisters-in-law Margaret, Hepsey and Johanna of Brig Bay. He also leaves to mourn brothers and sisters-in-law Maurice and Jean Telford; Charlie and Pearl Little and Jim Irving all of Rowanburn, Scotland and numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his first wife Edna, his second wife Margaret; one son, Colin, seven brothers Thomas, Norman, Garfield, Maxwell, Heber, Pierce and Wilfred and one sister Clarcey, two daughters-in-law, Betty and Minnie. He was a WWII Veteran who served his country in the Forestry Division in Scotland. He enlisted on July 26, 1940 and was discharged December 18, 1945. After the war he returned home to Brig Bay where he worked as a fisherman and logger. During his later years before retirement he worked as a bait depot operator for the Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans. His first priority was always to ensure he always had three years of firewood on hand. He loved to catch smelt, snare rabbits and pick berries but his most loved pastime was to dance to his favorite waltzes. During the past few years he was a resident of the Hoyles Escasoni Home in St. John`s but his heart forever remained in Brig Bay. Visitations will take place on Monday, August 11 and on Tuesday, August 12 at the Church of the Advent in Plum Point. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, August 13 at 11 a.m. at the Church of the Advent in Plum Point. Interment will follow at the Brig Bay Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Hoyles Escasoni Foundation or the Plum Point Church of the Advent Building Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre`s Funeral Home, Corner Brook.The family graciously thanks the staff and residents of the Hoyles Escasoni Home and the medical staff in the emergency department of the Health Sciences Centre for all their care and attention.
Lest we forget
August 12, 2003

SLADE, Anastasia Claire (Anna, Nancy) - Passed away peacefully after a lengthy battle with cancer at the Carbonear General Hospital Sunday, August 31, 2003. Mrs. Slade was 74 years old. Predeceased by parents: John and Catherine Traverse; brothers: David and Michael; sister and brother-in-law: Bride and Anthony Merrigan; grandson: Robby Antle; daughter-in-law: Maxine Slade. She leaves to mourn her loving family: husband Richard Slade, Carbonear; children Anna Slade, Carbonear, Jack Slade, Ontario, Alex (Marie) Slade, Carbonear, Maurice Slade, Carbonear, Theresa (Robert) Antle, Carbonear, Cindy (David) Marshall, Freshwater, Marie Slade, Carbonear, David (Heather) Slade, St. John`s; sister Theresa Fahey; brothers William Traverse, Phil (Margaret) Traverse, Jack (Bride) Traverse, James (Mary) Traverse; sisters-in-law Maggie Callahan, Dunville, Anna Mordan, Harrisberg, USA, Sadie Slade, Carbonear, and special friend and sister-in-law Margaret Slade, Carbonear; 16 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade`s Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear, from 10:30 a.m.-noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. daily. The funeral mass will take place on Tuesday, September 2, 2003, at 2 p.m. at St. Patrick`s Roman Catholic Church, Carbonear, followed by interment at St. Patrick`s Roman Catholic Cemetery, Carbonear. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the TCP Health Foundation (Chemotherapy Unit). Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Slade`s Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear.
September 02, 2003

SLANEY, Owen - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on August 25, 2003, Owen Slaney, aged 79 years. Predeceased by parents Douglas and Isobel, brothers Clifford and Clayton and sister-in-law Gwen Slaney. Leaving to mourn longtime friends William Trickett and Bernice Clarke and their daughter Raylene; friends Raymond and Shirley Clarke; a niece and nephews. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday. Funeral Service 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road.
August 26, 2003

SMITH, Mildred (nee Haines) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, on Tuesday, August 12, 2003, Mildred Smith, Kelligrews, age 81. Predeceased by her parents Violet and Fred Haines and brother Roy. Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, her husband Kenneth; two sons: Wayne (Phyllis), Randy (Frances); three daughters: Gail (Claude Blagdon), Lynn (Walter Quinlan) and Laurie; nine grandchildren: Andrew, Peter, Christopher, Angela, Kenneth, Trevor, Michelle, Roxanne, Amanda; one great-grandchild: Brayden; sister: Betty (Harry Rowe); also special friend Sandra Rideout; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday and Thursday, 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm, Friday from 10 - 12 Noon. Funeral service on Friday, August 15 at 2:00 pm at All Saint`s Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn`s Hill, Foxtrap. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Society or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
August 13, 2003

SOULIER, Donald James - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family and friends on August 8, 2003, Donald James Soulier Sr. (Don) age 56. Predeceased by his parents Emmett and Nellie Soulier and father-in-law Stan Warford. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Joan of 32 years; daughter Jennifer (Paul Warren); son Donald Jr. (Tracy); very precious granddaughter Alycia and soon to be grandson Soulier; one brother Bob (Judy); four sisters: Rosemary Soulier (John Parsons), Liz O`Reilly (Dave), Marylou Sweetapple (Jim), Yvonne Murphy (Robert); Uncle Robert Hanlon (Wendy) of Ottawa; mother-in-law Millie Warford; two brothers-in-law Harry Warford (Carm) and John Warford (Sandra); numerous nieces and nephews, cousins and friends, especially his Rummoli buddies Jim and Rose Evans, Bruce and Pat Strong, Wayne and Glenys Noseworthy. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday and Sunday from 12-9 p.m. Funeral service on Monday, August 11, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or the Cochrane Street United Church Building Fund.
August 08, 2003

SPARKES, H. Clayton - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family, on Sunday, August 10, 2003, H. Clayton Sparkes. Aged 81 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Joyce; children: Susan, Bruce (Audrey), Steve, Debbie, Judy (Scott) Giannou; grandchildren: Geoffrey, Dennis (Shelley) Eaton; Leslie, Adam and Allison Sparkes; Christopher and Kimberly Sparkes; Jack Giannou; brothers Graham (Jean), Tom (Mary), Reg (Violet), John (Mary); sister Anne Coddington; sisters-in-law Shirley Hillyer and Louie Sparkes; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends; special caregiver Donna Eddy; special friend Andy Johnson. Cremation has taken place. Family will be receiving friends at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 7-9 p.m. on Monday August 11, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday August 12. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, August 13, 2003 at a time and place to be announced. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 11, 2003

SPURRELL, Olive Jean - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Monday, August 25, 2003, Olive Jean Spurrell, age 75 years, daughter of the late Ella Bowdrigg of Bell Island and Herbert Drover (Suzzanah), and widow of the late Jack Temple of Norman`s Cove. Left to mourn are her daughters: Yvonne Mavis, and Juanita, of St. John`s, her son, Wayne of N.S., loving mention to one daughter in Newfoundland, two sons and two daughters in the U.S.A., special thanks to Lillian Hutchings of Wiitbourne for her continued love and support throughout the years, and to all other family and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, August 26, 2003, and then resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, Hamilton Avenue, from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday. Funeral Service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment will be in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"What we keep in memory is ours unchanged forever."
August 26, 2003

STAGG, Job - Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer at the Bonavista Palliative Care Unit on August 2, 2003. Predeceased by his daughter Sharon King. Leaving to mourn his beloved wife Barbara (nee Manuel), sons Winston (Linda), Oshawa, Bruce (Dale), Hillview, son-in-law Neil King, St. John`s, grandchildren Scott and Shane Stagg, Oshawa, Shelly and Allison Stagg, Hillview, Vicky and Tracey King, St. John`s, sister Eileen (Anthony) Fitzgerald, Bonavista and other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Strathie`s Funeral Home, Catalina. Burial to take place from St. Peter`s Anglican Church, Catalina at 2 p.m. on Monday, August 4, 2003.
August 03, 2003

STANFORD, Madeline - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, August 12, 2003, Madeline Stanford, age 82 years. Predeceased by loving husband Thomas (Harry) Stanford on July 17, 2003. Left with fond and loving memories are one daughter Marilyn Zinck (Andrew); one grandson Nicholas Zinck; one son James and special friend Margie; sisters: Lucy Morey, Rita McDonald, Stella Laidley; nieces, nephews, other family, friends and neighbours. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. Funeral Mass to take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 16, 2003 from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Road, Mount Pearl. Following the inurnment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, the family will be receiving relatives and friends at Mary Queen of the World Meeting Room. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Spina Bifida Association or to a charity of one`s choice. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett`s Funeral Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 13, 2003

STANLEY, Marion - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Saturday, August 30, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre, Marion Stanley, aged 69 years. Left with fond and loving memories her husband Gerald of 48 years, six precious children Evelyn (Gerry) Denine, Gerry (Tracey), David (Sharon), Wanda (Robert) Power, Wayne (Connie) and Darlene (Frank) Randell. Ten cherished grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, also brother John Hussey and special sister Wesley Stanley. Many nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., on Sunday from 2-9 p.m., Monday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Tuesday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003 from St. Paul`s Anglican Church with interment to follow at St. Matthew`s Cemetery. Flowers accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
September 02, 2003

STREET, Joan Lorraine (nee Reid) - Passed peacefully away 10 p.m. at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, August 16, 2003, after a short courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by baby girl Street; sisters Carmel and Barbara and parents William and Kathleen Reid. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories husband Alex; children Holly (Steve) and Bill (Helen); grandchildren William Jr., Amy, Steven and Allison; brother Karl (Jane); special sister-in-law Shirley Yetman and a large circle of nieces, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral service on Monday, August 18th, 2003, 10 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Cancer Society.
August 18, 2003

STURGE, Margaret (nee Rice) - After a long and courageous battle with diabetes and kidney disease, Margaret passed peacefully away on Aug. 3, 2003 at Chancellor Park where she had been resident since May 2002. Margaret was 71 years old. Beloved wife of the late Franklyn Sturge, Margaret is survived by her dearly loved and devoted son Derrick and daughter-in-law Paula. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends who shared in her life, including her sisters Marie (Mel) and Maureen, and her brother Frank (Lorraine). A special thank you to all those who cared and supported her over the last several months including the caring staff at Chancellor Park, Jim and Ollie McDonald and Marina Osborne. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday from 7-9 p.m., Tuesday 10-12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday from Carnell`s Chapel at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. The family kindly acknowledges floral tributes or donations may be made in her memory to the dialysis unit at the Health Sciences Complex.
August 04, 2003

SULLIVAN, Sarah Elsie - Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, August 5, 2003 at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home, aged 81 years, Sarah Elsie Sullivan, formerly of Pouch Cove. Predeceased by her loving husband Nathaniel; sisters: Jeanette Sullivan and Evelyn Flight (Clarence); brothers: William Sullivan (Belinda) and Fred Sullivan (Emily). Left to mourn with fond and loving memories devoted daughter Gail and son-in-law Robert Vavasour of Cloverdale, BC; beloved grandson Jeffrey and wife Irene and cherished great-grandsons: Zachary and Kyle of Vancouver, BC. Also leaving to mourn sister Florence Yetman (Chesley), St. John`s; brother Albert Sullivan (Agnes) Taber, Alberta as well a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, August 8, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Pouch Cove with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Pouch Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home or the Alzheimers Society.
August 07, 2003

SWYERS, Charles B. (Charlie) - Passed peacefully away early Monday morning, Aug. 11, 2003, Charles B. (Charlie) Swyers at the Bonavista Hospital in his 79th year. Predeceased by daughter Debbie 1980 and son Terry 1998. Leaving to mourn wife Millicent and son Jim (Liza), daughter-in-law Marjorie; sisters-in-law Evelyn Swyers and Janie Swyers; brother-in-law Heber John Keel (Gertie); grandson and fishing buddy Jamie (Pauline); granddaughters Debra, Victoria and Lora; great-grandson Jordan; and a large circle of other relatives, friends and Business Associates. Resting at Strathie`s Funeral Home, Bonavista. Funeral Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2003 from Memorial United Church, Bonavista at 3:00 p.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Cancer Foundation - Nfld. or the Shriner`s Travel Fund.
August 12, 2003

TAYLOR, Benjamin H. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, August 16, 2003 Benjamin H. Taylor of Cupids, aged 84 years. Predeceased by his daughter Elizabeth and son Christopher. Leaving to mourn his wife Susie, son Abe (Grace), daughter Mary (Jim), 11 grandchildren, 20 grandchildren, also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral to take place on Tuesday, August 19, 2003 at 2 p.m. from the Anglican church, Burnt Head. Interment to follow in the Anglican cemetery, Burnt Head. Flowers gratefully accepted ot donations in his memory may be made to the Anglican church, Burnt Head. Visitation hours: Sunday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Monday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Tuesday: 10 a.m.-12 noon.
August 17, 2003

TAYLOR, Eliza (nee Delaney) - Passed peacefully away, surrounded by her family, at the Health Sciences Centre, on Tuesday, August 12, 2003, Eliza Taylor of Foxtrap, age 74 years. Predeceased by her parents, Jacob and Annie; sons: Gregory David and Dennis; husband: Reginald; brother: Eddie Jim and daughter-in-law: Sharon. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories seven sons: Douglas (Diane), Harve, Reginald (Ruth), Boyd (Trixie), Des (Beverly), John (Elizabeth) and Jeff (Diane); three daughters: Joy (Reg), Renee (Gerry) and Pam (Derek); one sister: Mary Emma Greenslade. Remembered lovingly by her twenty-one grandchildren and one great-grandson as well as a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Thursday 4-9:30 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Funeral service on Saturday, August 16, 2003, at 11:00 a.m. at All Saint`s Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn`s Hill, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to All Saint`s Parish, Foxtrap.
A saint has passed from our midst and is on her way to Heaven
August 14, 2003

THOMAS, Wifred Clarence - Passed away suddenly at the Health Science Centre, St. John`s on Saturday, August 23, 2003, age 81 years. Formerly of Hant`s Harbour and Random Island. Leaving to mourn his wife Sarah of 63 years; two sons, Boyd (Rita), Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and Fred (Theresa), Mount Pearl; one daughter Gladys (Dyrell Hefford), Random Island; one sister Mildred, Hant`s Harbour; step-brother Avalon (Nancy), Franklin, Pennsylvania; daughters-in-law Goldie (Al Rollingson), Kelowna, British Columbia and Kay Thomas, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday, August 26 at 2 p.m. at the Central United Church, Random Island, with interment at the United Cemetery, Weybridge, Random Island. In his memory, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
August 25, 2003

TIZZARD, Sarah Ann (Sally, 1929 - 2003) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home following a lengthy illness on August 8th, 2003, Sarah Ann Tizzard (nee Antle). Predeceased by her husband Eric in 1976. Leaving to mourn their loss but with many happy memories are five daughters: Jean Cooper (David), Barbara Tizzard, Gertrude Daniels (Ross), Donna Tizzard, Susan Myers (Patrick); two sons: William (Donna) and Kitchener (Rosemary); her six grandchildren: Andrea Woodland (Todd), Vanessa Badcock, Melissa and Jackie Tizzard, Michael Tizzard and Susan Daniels; one great-grandson: Matthew Woodland; four sisters: Doris Griffin, Julie Vokey, Valera Heath (Reginald) and Evelyn Bastow; her sister-in-law: Elizabeth Antle; her brother-in-law: Fred Tizzard; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Saturday, August 9th, from 7-10 p.m., Sunday, August 10th, from 1-10 p.m., and Monday, August 11th, from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service from Barrett`s Chapel at 2 p.m. Monday, August 11th, 2003. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guestbook
August 11, 2003

TURNER, Johanna (Broderick) - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Thursday, August 7, 2003. Johanna Turner of Mount Pearl, formerly of St. Brendan`s, in her 88th year. Predeceased by husband Raymond (1986); daughter Louise (1970); daughter Shirley (1956); infant sons: Kevin (1950) and Maurice (1951). Leaving to mourn are her children: Mary (special friend Sam), Mount Pearl, Dan (Mary), Gander, Gordon (Ann), Torbay, Anne Cheeseman (Peter), Mount Pearl, Frank (Maxine), Pasadena and Sarah, Halifax; also ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren and her sister Nellie Broderick of Harbour Main and family friend Fr. Fred Terry; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, August 11th, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
August 10, 2003

VATERS, Susan (nee Butler) - Passed peacefully away at her home in Foxtrap on Monday, August 11, 2003, Susan Vaters, age 91 years. Predeceased by husbands: John Butler, 1966, and Mark Vaters, 1984; two brothers: Bert and Peter Greenslade; two daughters: Lillian Sharp and Edith Billard. Leaving to mourn four daughters: Stella Petten (Bill), Jennie Fowler, Effie Reeves, and Ella Mugford (Alex); two sons: William V. (Violet), Herbert (Mary); two sons-in-law: Max Billard and Frank Sharp; sisters-in-law: Ella Greenslade and Mildred Porter; a large number of grandchildren; great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; caregivers: Lorraine, Julie, Linda, and Doris; also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Tuesday and Wednesday 10 to 12 Noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m., Thursday 10 to 12 Noon. Funeral Service on Thursday, August 14, at 2:00 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Church Road, Foxtrap. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to All Saints Church, Foxtrap.
August 12, 2003

VEITCH, Sister Mary Assumpta, RSM - Entered into eternal life at McAuley Convent on August 1, 2003, Sister Mary Assumpta Veitch, age 97 years. Predeceased by her parents Philip and Mary (Bolger) Veitch and five brothers, Edward, Cyril, James, Philip and John. Leaving to mourn her Congregation, the Sisters of Mercy; two sisters, Mae Summers, St. Patrick`s Mercy Home, Sister Mary Celine Veitch, St. Joseph`s Convent, St. John`s; sister-in-law Gertrude Veitch, Brandon, Manitoba; nephews Charles (Vicki), John (Lori), Kevin (Marie), Gerald (Maureen), Philip (Mary), Cyril (Rose), Jim (Heather), Paul (Diane) and Edward; nieces, Joan Mary Walsh, Madeline Veitch, Ann Marshall (Robert), Doreen Neary (George), Dorothy Ann Veitch, Mary Lou Simms (Ray); grandnephews and nieces, great-grandnephews and nieces and a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at McAuley Convent, 250 Waterford Bridge Road, St. John`s on Saturday, August 2, 2003 from 7-9 p.m., Sunday, August 3, until 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 4, 2003, 9:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Parish Church, Waterford Bridge Road with interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery.
May she rest in peace.
August 03, 2003

VILON, Ernest Boyd - Funeral Services and Interment for the late Ernest Boyd Vilon will take place at St. John the Evangelist Church in Topsail, 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 16th, 2003. Ernie, formerly of Chamberlains, CBS, died suddenly at his home in Peterborough, Ontario on April 29th, 2003 at the age of 44. He is predeceased by his mother Valda (nee Hiscock) Vilon/Pearce, step-father William Pearce and sister Donna Pearce of St. John`s. He leaves to mourn his beloved seven year old daughter, Victoria Hilliard and her mother Pauline Hilliard, Toronto; sisters: Patricia (Eric Hiscock), St. Phillips, Elizabeth Ann Pearce (Glen Hussey), St. John`s; brother William Pearce (Heather Martin), Edmonton and their families; special uncle Eugene Hiscock, Toronto; close cousin Aaron Butt and a large extended family and circle of friends. No flowers by request. Donations in Ernie`s memory may be made to the Old Church Fund of St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail.
"May light perpetual shine upon Ernie and grant him eternal rest".
August 15, 2003

WALSH, Isabella "Nancy," Steady Brook, NL. - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, August 2, 2003, Mrs. Isabella Walsh at the O`Connell Centre at the age of 100 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: son Adrian Walsh (Diane), Kentville, N.S.; daughter Janet Manuel, with whom she resided, Steady Brook; 17 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Dr. John A. Walsh of Manuels, Conception Bay South, brother William, mother Janet Hardy, and son-in-law Terrence Manuel. Visitation will take place from Filatre`s Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark`s Avenue on Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, August 5, at 10:30 a.m. from All Hallows Church, Humber Road, officiated by Fr. Gordon Grace and Fr. John Molloy. Interment to follow at the family plot in Topsail, St. John`s. Your prayers are appreciated.
August 04, 2003

WALSH, Kathleen (Kay) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Tuesday, August 5, 2003, Kay Walsh, Kelligrews, age 64 years. Predeceased by her husband Joe, 1993 and her brother Bill. Left with fond and loving memories, three daughters: Sharon Stanley (Graham), Cindy Wilkins (Bruce) and Dana Lundrigan (Darryl); two sons: Greg (Carol Ann) and Kevin (Paula); seven grandchildren: Ashley, Amanda, Stephanie, Justin, Elizabeth, Nathan and Lance; her mother, Mary Craig, Cambridge, ON; two sisters: Mary and Bernadette (Kevin); three brothers: Tom (Floss), Ted and Bern (Lynn); brothers-in-law: Bernard Walsh (Ursula) and Mark Walsh; sister-in-law Margaret (Alvin); also a large number of relatives and friends; also special friends: Florence Bickford, Shirley Murphy and Frank and Mary Bussey. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, August 8 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Edward`s Church, Kelligrews. Interment in the R.C. Cemetery, Kelligrews.
"To live in the hearts of those we love is not to die"
August 07, 2003

WALSH, Ronald - Passed peacefully away at Kennedy`s Riverside Manor, Holyrood on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Ronald Walsh, aged 86 years, formerly of Avondale. Predeceased by his wife, Mae (nee Nugent) (1998), his son-in-law Jerome Hawco (1985), his brothers: Cyril, Tony and Michael. Left with cherished memories are his children: Isabel Hawco-Bursey (Field), St. John`s; Betty Iwanonkiw (Peter), ON; Doreen Conway (Dick), Conception Hr.; Tony (Judy), AB; Ron (Michelle), ON; Gordon (Sue), ON; Theresa Goldsworthy (Randy), NS; Matthew, AB; his 17 grandchildren and four precious great-grandchildren, his brother Andy (Mary), St. John`s, his sister Betty Murray, St. John`s, three sisters-in-law Teresa James, Clarke`s Beach; Joy Walsh, St. John`s; Florentine Walsh, Goulds. Also a circle of other relatives and friends especially the residents and staff of Kennedy`s Riverside Manor. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Thursday and Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral will take place on Saturday, August 9, 2003, following 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment will be in the family plot at Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to Assumption Parish Memorial Fund or to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"Not lost to memory or love, but safe in our Father`s home above."
August 07, 2003

WALSH, Ronald - Passed peacefully away at Kennedy`s Riverside Manor, Holyrood on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, Ronald Walsh, aged 86 years, formerly of Avondale. Predeceased by his wife, Mae (nee Nugent) (1998); his son-in-law Jerome Hawco (1985); his brothers: Cyril, Tony and Michael. Left with cherished memories are his children: Isabel Hawco-Bursey (Field), St. John`s; Betty Iwanonkiw (Peter), ON; Doreen Conway (Dick), Conception Hr.; Tony (Judy), AB; Ron (Michelle), ON; Gordon (Sue), ON; Theresa Goldsworthy (Randy), NS; Matthew, AB; his 17 grandchildren and four precious great-grandchildren; his brother Andy (Mary), St. John`s; his sister Betty Murray, St. John`s; three sisters-in-law: Teresa James, Clarke`s Beach, Joy Walsh, St. John`s, Florentine Walsh, Goulds; also a circle of other relatives and friends especially the residents and staff of Kennedy`s Riverside Manor. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Thursday and Friday from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral will take place on Saturday, August 9, 2003, following 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment will be in the family plot at Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to Assumption Parish Memorial Fund or to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"Not lost to memory or love, but safe in our Father`s home above."
August 08, 2003

WARREN, Eldred (Junior) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on Friday, Aug. 22, 2003, Eldred (Junior) Warren. He will always be lovingly remembered by his wife, Sandra, three children, Lori Petersen (Ken), Amy (Gary Bruce) and Mark, and his precious granddaughter Elizabeth Petersen, as well as Aunt Mar (Marjorie Molloy) and Teddy. He will also be remembered by his mother and father, Eldred and Ruby, his sisters, Valerie Hefford (Albert), Marilyn Bryant (Charles), Pauline Welsh (Glen), Renee Jackson (Paul) and brother David (Diane) and their families. He will also be missed by his mother and father-in-law, Cyril and Bessie Groves, brothers-in-law Gary (Audrey), Glen (Gail), Keith (Kathy), Chris (Renee), Jamie (Darlene), Trevor (Wanda) and sister-in-law Tracey (Paul Mercer), and their families, along with many other relatives and friends. Visitation will take place Sunday, Aug. 24, 2003 at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held Monday, Aug. 25 from the Carnell Chapel. Donations in his memory may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
August 24, 2003

WELLS, Jessie - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2003 at the age of 89 years. beloved aunt of Ivy (nee Stanley), like a daughter, married to Glenn Ploughman. Much loved as grandmother of Craig, Tera (Jeff) Livingstone and Christopher, all of Ottawa. Lovingly remembers by sisters Blanche (John) Preston, Clarenville and Lillian (late Simeon) Goodyear, Bonavista; her sister-in-law, Bertha (late Raymond) Dyke, Bonavista; the Wells extended family, mostly of St. John`s and a large circle of nieces and nephews who loved her dearly. Predeceased by her husband, Olsen Wells (March 1975), her sister, Evelyn (late Lawrence) Stanley, Raymond and Wilson (late Verna) Dyke. "Aunt Jessie", as she was known to most, was loved and admired by all who knew her for her kindness, love of life and determination. She is deeply cherished and she will be in our hearts and minds forever. Visitations: Strathie`s Funeral Home in Bonavista from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. Funeral service will be held Monday, August 18, 2003, the United Church, Bonavista at 2 p.m. Flowers appreciated, or in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or the Bonavista Hospital. we wish to express our deepest gratitude to the staff of the Bonavista Hospital for their committed care and attention as well as the staff of St. Clare`s Hospital during her illness, January-April 2002.
August 15, 2003

WELLS, Roland Norman - Passed peacefully away at Hoyles Escasoni Complex, St. John`s on Monday, August 11, 2003, Roland Norman Wells of Shoal Harbour, aged 70 years. Predeceased by his parents Willis and Isabelle and his brother Samuel. Leaving to mourn sister-in-law Verna Wells; nephews: Edwin (Caroline), Gary, Dale (Wanda) and Dean; niece Karen and a circle of family and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 14, 2003 from Shoal Harbour United Church with interment at United Church Cemetery, Church Hill, Shoal Harbour. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
August 13, 2003

WHITE, Nathaniel - Surrounded by the love of his family, and the angels from heaven above, Nathaniel E. (Nath) age 74 of Torbay, after a courageous battle with cancer, went to join his son James who predeceased him on November 24, 2002. Also predeceased by his parents Henry and Emma White, brothers Richard, Stanley, and Henry Jr. Left with cherished memories his loving and devoted wife of 50 years Flo (Seward), his son Barrie (Carol), daughter Roxane Waterman (Paul) and daughter-in-law Sue. Also leaving to mourn are his grandchildren Gina Budgell (Todd), Natalie White, Dawn White (fiance Fred Rose), Ross (Wanda), Steven, Matthew, and Ryan White and Kory and Aaron Waterman. His great-grandchildren Madison, and Brett Budgell, Luke Chatman, Kennedy and Riley Rose, Noah White. Also leaving to mourn his brother Arthur White, sister Pearl Codner, sisters-in-law Josephine White, Mary White, Velma Rodgers, Myrtis Champlin (Fred), Elsie Green (Gary), Joan Pike (Wayne) brother-in-law Wilson Seward (Marion), mother-in-law Phoebe Seward and a special nephew Eric White as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, August 6, 2003, at 11 a.m. from St. Nicholas` Anglican Church, Torbay. Interment to follow at St. Nicholas Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory can be made to the St. Nicholas Memorial Fund.
August 05, 2003

WILLIAMS, Eunice - Passed away at the Miller Centre, St. John`s on Monday, August 12, 2003, after a courageous battle with cancer, Eunice Williams of St. John`s. Predeceased by her mother and father Gertrude and Edgar Williams; companion Ken Barry and niece Debbie Williams. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her brothers: Stanley (Rebecca), Arnold`s Cove and Charles (Ethel), St. John`s; sister: Gladys, Corner Brook; many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; her two cats Red and Whitey whom she loved dearly. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Arnold`s Cove. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 15, 2003 from United Church, Arnold`s Cove with interment at Interfaith Cemetery, Arnold`s Cove. Donations in her memory may be made to the United Church, Arnold`s Cove (Cemetery Fund) or the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
August 13, 2003

WILLIAMS, Randall J. - Passed away suddenly August 1, 2003, Randall Joseph Williams, age 57. Predeceased by his mother and father, Mary (Mollie) and Raymond Williams Sr. Brothers: Raymond Williams Jr. and Wade Williams; sister Mary (Mame) Cassidy. Leaving to mourn with precious memories his loving wife of 28 years, Rita (nee Tucker); sons Randy Jr., (Shelly), Mass., Rodney, Alberta; two precious grandchildren Eli and Ava; brothers: Fred (Linda) and Gerard; sisters: Shirley Kennedy (James), Bay Bulls, Millie Carey (John), Witless Bay, Lillian Norman (Ernie), Placentia, Lucy Bishop (Ronnie), Alta. Also a number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Special friends Wally and Mrs. Bea Welykorski, St. John`s, also sadly missed by all his buddies at "THE SHED." Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls on Sunday August 3, 2003 at 2-4 p.m. Visitation for family and close friends. No flowers by request. Cremation to follow. Mass at Saints Peter and Paul Church, Bay Bulls, Monday, August 11, 2003 at 11 a.m.
August 03, 2003

WILLS, Madeline - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on August 6, 2003, Madeline Wills, aged 76 years. Predeceased by her father and mother, Michael and Sarah Clemens, four brothers and one sister. Leaving to mourn her sister Nellie Crewe, Mount Pearl; loving niece Eileen (husband Edward), and their children Darren Moore and Lisa Avery. Also two very special friends who loved her dearly, Edward Escott and Dorothy King. Also leaving to mourn her friends Sherry and Jason Pearce. As well as many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, on Thursday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Friday at 12:30 p.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations in her memory can made to the H. Bliss Murphy Foundation.
August 07, 2003

WINDSOR, Anne - At home in Niagara Falls on Monday, August 18, 2003, Anne Windsor beloved wife of John (Jack) Windsor who predeceased her on July 15th of this year. Much loved mother of Jeanette Winker, James (Patricia), Frank (Veronica), Paul and Wayne. Dear sister of Patrick (Shirley) Kerrivan, Gerald (Mary) Kerrivan and Marie (Robert) Somerton. Dear sister-in-law of Agnes, Ann and Florence Kerrivan and Philip Tobin. Also survived by her eighteen grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her daughter Maureen, brothers: Edward, Francis, Jerome, John, James, Kevin, Ronald and Thomas, her sisters: Margaret, Helen and Veronica and her great-grandson Christopher. Mrs. Windsor was born in St. John`s, NL, March 9, 1920. She came to St. Catharines in 1965 where she operated Villa Maria Nursing Home until her retirement. Friends may call at THE WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME, 722 Ridge Road, North, Ridgeway from 7-9 Tuesday and 2-4 and 7-9 Wednesday. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Patrick`s Catholic Church Thursday morning at 10:30. Interment Victoria Lawn Cemetery. Memorial donations would be appreciated to The Salvation Army.
August 19, 2003

WINSOR, Virtue Kean (nee Blackwood) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on August 11, 2003, Virtue Kean Winsor, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her husband Clive Maxwell Winsor and grandson Scott Winsor. Leaving to mourn seven children: Elaine Bridgeman (Stan), Corbin (Geraldine), Joan Johnson (Robert), Isaac (Laura), Alex, Ruby Winsor (Ron), Fran Crane (Paul); grandchildren: Randy, Craig, Krista, Mark, Ron, Derrick, Dawn, Jennifer, Pamela, Jill, Kelly, Bob, Renee, Cheryl, Heather, Paul, Casey; nineteen great-grandchildren; brother Hughie Blackwood; sister-in-law Elizabeth Winsor; friend Linda Alexander; as well as many other relatives and friends. Funeral Service to be held at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 13, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
August 12, 2003

WINTER, Hon. Gordon O.C., LL.D, 1912 - 2003 - Passed away at home on August 1, 2003, Gordon A. Winter. Predeceased by his daughter Valda Tiller in 2001. Left to mourn their loss but thankful for many happy memories of his long life his loving wife of 65 years, Millicent (Bump); his daughter: Linda Barrett (David); his grandchildren: Valerie Hodder (Craig), Keith Barrett (Dianne Penney), Toronto, ON, Ian Barrett (Genevieve Zoskey), Calgary, AB, Lesley Smith (Alex), Corner Brook and Jennifer Harding (Dan), Burlingame, CA.; his seven great-grandchildren; son-in-law, Dr. William Tiller (Susan Harris); sister, Barbara Strang, Victoria, B.C.; sisters-in-law: Phyllis Winter, Mett Winter and Florence Rusted (Dr. Nigel). Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visiting hours from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Funeral will take place from St. Thomas` Anglican Church on Tuesday, August 5, 2003, at 2 p.m. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses or a charity of one`s choice.
August 04, 2003

WINTER, Hon. Gordon O.C., LL.D, 1912 - 2003- Passed away at home on August 1, 2003, Gordon A. Winter. Predeceased by his daughter Valda Tiller in 2001. Left to mourn their loss but thankful for many happy memories of his long life his loving wife of 65 years, Millicent (Bump); his daughter: Linda Barrett (David); his grandchildren: Valerie Hodder (Craig), Keith Barrett (Dianne Penney), Toronto, ON, Ian Barrett (Genevieve Zoskey), Calgary, AB, Lesley Smith (Alex), Corner Brook and Jennifer Harding (Dan), Burlingame, CA.; his seven great-grandchildren; son-in-law, Dr. William Tiller (Susan Harris); sister, Barbara Strang, Victoria, B.C.; sisters-in-law: Phyllis Winter, Mett Winter and Florence Rusted (Dr. Nigel). Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Visiting hours from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday and Monday. Funeral will take place from St. Thomas` Anglican Church on Tuesday, August 5, 2003, at 2 p.m. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses or a charity of one`s choice.
August 05, 2003

WOODFINE, Elizabeth (Betty) (nee Hickey) - Aged 91, of Brooklyn, NY, formerly for Harbour Main. Passed away on August 13, 2003 in Nyack, NY after a short period of illness. She is survived by her children: John (Jack) and daughter-in-law Marilyn of Fairfax, VA; daughter Muriel Seiler (John) of New City, NY; and sister Mary (Molly) Hayes of Brooklyn, NY; also left to mourn are seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her husband John (Jack) formerly of Northern Bay; her mother Margaret Hickey of Harbour Main; brothers: Simon (Mina) of St. Catharines, ON and Florida, Raymond (Nell) of Harbour Main; and sister Rita Power (Joe) of Harbour Main. The family appreciates the expressions of sympathy from all of her friends both in Newfoundland and NY. Burial was from St. Michael`s RC, Brooklyn with interment at Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn.
She returned home to Northern Bay every summer for over forty years and has now completed the final trip home.
August 25, 2003

WOODFORD, Melvin E. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, August 30, 2003, of Clarke`s Beach, aged 68 years. Predeceased by his parents George and Faith Woodford and brother Maurice. Leaving to mourn, his loving wife Stella; daughters: Brenda (Paul) Duff, Ottawa, Judy (Paul) O`Leary, Paradise, Carol Ann Boland, Kilbride, Grace (Randy) Butler, St. John`s; son: George, Clarke`s Beach; sister: Grace (Rev. Rupert) King, Toronto; brother: Reginald (Verona) Woodford, Manuels; five grandchildren: Jaime Lynn, Paul, Heather, Jason and Rebekkah; two great-grandchildren: Robyn and Lucas; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Clarke`s Beach, with visitation on Tuesday from 10 a.m.-noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m.-noon. Funeral service on Wednesday, September 3, 2003 at 2 p.m. from the United Church, Clarke`s Beach, with interment in the United Church Cemetery, Clarke`s Beach. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Clarke`s Beach United Church Memorial Fund.
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