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BATTEN, Abram - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Complex in the presence of his loving family on Monday, August 10,
1998, Abram Batten, Foxtrap, age 86 years. Predeceased by his wife
Stella, March 2, 1998. Leaving to mourn sons: Jim (Sandra), Ken (Dianne); daughter
Julie; five adored and precious grandchildren: Jimmie, Tammy, Chris, Kelly
and Tony; one brother Sam (Irene), Foxtrap; four sisters: Rachel Fagan, Sarah
Bussey, Foxtrap, Nellie Dawe, Kelligrews, Evelyn Curnew (Jim), Bell Island;
many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James
J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral service on Wednesday,
August 12th at 2 p.m. at All Saint's Church, Foxtrap. Interment
at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunne's Hill, Foxtrap. No flowers by request. Donations
in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
BRODERICK, Alvin C.
Dawe, Peter Kevin,former Grand Knight
DECHER, Thomas William
FAGAN, James M. - Passed peacefully away
at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on August 20, 1998 James M. Fagan,
age 85. World War II Veteran, 59th Newfoundland Heavy Regiment, R.A. Left with
fond and loving memories wife Kathleen; three children: John (Mary Elizabeth),
Halifax, NS, Chris (Marian), Anne; two beloved grandchildren: Kathleen and
Beth, Halifax, NS. Also leaving to mourn two brothers: John (Rita), Brendan
(Florence), St. Stephen, NB; three sisters: Margaret Manning (Steve), Mary
Nadon (Danny), Windsor, ON and Sheila Nolan (Mike) Avondale; one sister-in-law
Bernice Fagan and other relatives and friends. Predeceased by brother Richard
and sister Nell Trainor. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater
Road. Visitation will take place on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass
will be held from St. Pius X Parish, Smithville Crescent on Saturday, August
22, 1998 at 9:45 a.m. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Field of Honor.
Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian
FOLEY, Patrick - Passed away peacefully at the Hoyles Escasoni
Complex on Wednesday, August 26th, 1998, age 87
years, formerly of Bell Island and Kelligrews. Predeceased by his wife Elizabeth,
1993. Leaving to mourn seven sons: Tom (Margaret), Ben (Rosalind), Martin (Patricia),
Pete (Linda), John (Geraldine), David (Donna), Walter (Betty); three daughters:
Patricia (Don), Betty (Jim), Julie (Bill); 28 grandchildren and a number of
great-grandchildren; three sisters: Bride Galway, Anne Chipman, Gertrude Young;
and a number of relatives and friends and his extended family at the Hoyles
Home. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Visiting hours Thursday
and Friday from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, August 29th,
1998 at 9:15 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Outer Cove. Interment
at St. Michael's Cemetery, Bell Island. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
FRENCH, Kerry - Passed suddenly away at St. Clare's Hospital
on August 25, 1998, age 60 years, of Bell Island. Left to
mourn special friend Sandra Ryan; one son, Leonard; four daughters: Betty Burke,
Glenda Watkins, Helen Westerdyk, Sherrie Gray; as well as other relatives and
friends. Burial took place on Friday, August 28, 1998, with interment at Salvation
Army Cemetery, Bell Island.
GIFFORD, J. Wesley - Passed peacefully away at Health Sciences
Center, St. John's on Saturday, August 08, 1998, of Foxtrap,
Conception Bay South (formerly of Port de Grave), aged 82 years. Leaving to
mourn his wife Edith; one sister; two brothers-in-law; and five sisters-in-law;
a number of nieces and nephews; and a large circle of other relatives and friends.
Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Sunday 2:00 - 4:00
p.m., 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. and Monday 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral Service to
take place on Monday, August 10, 1998 at 2:00 p.m. from United Church, Port
de Grave. Interment in the United Cemetery, Port de Grave. In lieu of flowers,
donations may be made to the Port de Grave United Church Cemetery Fund.
GREENSLADE, Mabel - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's
Mercy Hospital on Thursday, August 13th, 1998 Mabel Greenslade
(nee Fowler), Long Pond, age 81 years. Predeceased by her husband
Thomas, 1998; and son David 1995. Leaving to mourn three sons: Tom (Peg), Robert
(Gladys), Walter (Wanda); five daughters: June Byrne, Alice Barnes (David),
Bernice Dawe (Henry), Martha Dawe (Hubert), Tina Porter (David); 12 grandchildren;
8 great-grandchildren; 1 brother Arthur Fowler (Minnie); also other relatives
and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews
until noon Sunday. Funeral to take place on Sunday, August 16th at 2 p.m. at
All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail.
GUSHUE, Raymond P. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's
Mercy Hospital, in the presence of his loving wife, on Tuesday, August
25, 1998, after a brief, but courageous battle with cancer. Raymond
P. Gushue, in his 47th year. Predeceased by his father
James, mother Sarah and sister Frances. Leaving to mourn his wife Bernadine;
four daughters: Chelsey, Tracey, Marlene and Veronica; three grandchildren:
Rachel, Nicholas and Alexander; three brothers: Joseph (Christine), Jimmy (Pam),
Willie (Marg); two sisters: Kathleen Rose (Charlie), Mary Batten (Jim); nieces
and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the
James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Mass at Assumption
Church, Avondale on Friday, August 28 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at the
R.C. Cemetery, Avondale.
HANNIFAN, Elizabeth - Passed peacefully away on Wednesday,
August 12th, 1998 at the Health Sciences Center with
her family at her side, Elizabeth Hannifan, 79, of Kelly's
Brook Apartments (formerly of Avondale). Predeceased by her husband John
and daughter Cynthia. Left with fond and loving memories are two daughters:
Belle (Norman Doyle) and Martha (David Penney); four grandchildren: Deon
(Denise) and Randy Doyle, Leah and Lesley Penney; one brother William (Winnie)
Mason; two sisters: Evelyn Jine and Theresa (Robert) Anthony; a large number
of nieces, nephews, including special niece Wanda Croke; and a number of
close friends at Kelly's Brook Apartments. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home,
Holyrood. Visitation will begin on Thursday, August 13th at 12:00 p.m. Funeral
will take place on Saturday, August 15th following 1:00 p.m. Mass at Assumption
Church, Avondale. Interment will be in the family plot at Assumption Cemetery,
Harte, Dorothy (nee Summers)
HARTY, Annie F.
HIBBS, Myrtle (Butler) - Passed peacefully away at the Health
Sciences Centre on Saturday, August 1, 1998, in her 69th year.
Leaving to mourn her husband Alfred (Fred) Hibbs of Topsail and many relatives
and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Rd., from 7 p.m.-9
p.m. Sunday, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Monday, and 10 a.m.-12 noon Tuesday.
Funeral service 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, 1998 from St. John the Evangelist Church,
Topsail. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. In lieu of
flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the St. John's the Evangelist
Hussey, Ann (nee Hynes)
JANES, John J. - (Retired pioneer, businessman of Topsail
Road), entered peacefully into God's keeping at the Health Science Centre on Friday,
August 28, 1998, surrounded by his loving family, after a long and
courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by son Gerald Paul, parents Marie
and William, and brother Bernard. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories,
devoted wife and best friend of 48 years, Hazel; two sons, John (Heather),
Bryan (Rosalind); daughters, Pamela (Neil) Young; four precious grandchildren,
Christopher (fiancee Tanya Murley), Krista, Lisa and Mark; brothers Bill (Peg),
Edward (Rose), Kevin (Cecilia), Fred (Rudy) and David; sisters Margaret Janes,
Sheila (Frank) Warren, Marie Hall, Jeannie Hunt; sisters-in-law Vera Barnes,
Edith French, Carol (Kevin) Kavanagh; also a number of nieces, nephews and
numerous relatives and close friends, and a circle of special friends. Resting
at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 10
p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service
will take place on Monday from St. Michael and All Angels Church at 2 p.m.
with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted
or donations may be made in his memory to the General Hospital Health Foundation,
or the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
Kennedy, Hannah Mary (nee Crawford)
Kenny, Albert W.
LAHEY, Maureen (nee Mahoney) - of Mount Pearl, formerly of
Bell Island, passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center, on Friday,
August 21st, 1998, age 79 years. Leaving to mourn three daughters:
Rita, Frances (Pat Sommers), Carmel; six sons: Alfred, Maurice (Irene), Bob,
Tommy (Rennie), Vincent, Paul (Rosemary); fifteen grandchildren; one great-grandchild
Victoria and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral
Home, LeMarchant Road. Visiting hours: Noon - 9 PM Saturday and Sunday. Funeral
Mass on Monday, August 24, 1998 at 9:30 AM from Mary Queen of the World Church,
Topsail Road. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
LEAR, Keihannah - Passed away at the Health Sciences Complex
on Thursday, August 27, 1998, Keihannah Marjorie Margaret,
age 8 months. Left with precious memories her loving mother Nancy; her father
Edward Roberts; brother Kenyon; grandparents Norman and Barbara Lear and Bridget
Roberts; uncle Adam and aunt Lisa; cousins: Michael and Makaila; great-grandparents:
Susie Lear, Joan and Doug Searles; also numerous other relatives and friends.
Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews until noon
Saturday. Funeral to take place on Saturday, August 29 at 2 p.m. at St. Peter's
Church, Upper Gullies. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies.
MAHONEY, Alice - Entered into eternal rest in the presence
of her family at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Saturday, August 29,
1998, Alice Mahoney (nee Brown, born in Brigus) of Colliers; Predeceased
by her husband, Maurice on January 22, 1969; Leaving to mourn her sad loss
with fond and loving memories are her children: two sons: John (Patricia),
Holyrood, Leo (Rose), Colliers; two daughters: Betty (Kevin) Ryan, Marysvale,
Alice (George) Dalton, Harbour Main; her 14 precious grandchildren: Stephanie,
Leo, Don, Sherry, Rosalyn, Kevin, Tony, Tammy, Shannon, Amy, George, Kellianne,
Glenn, Ashley; her four great-grandchildren: Andrew, Alex, Nicholas and Lindsay;
Sharing in her loss is her special brother, Fred Brown and family, Florida,
also her sisters-in-law: Bessie, Brigus, Margaret, Clarke's Beach, Mary and
Theresa Brown, U.S.A., Mary Meaney, Conception Harbour, Clara Mahoney, Colliers,
and Betty Shannahan, Harbour Grace; a large number of nieces, nephews, including
special niece Margaret Malli, New Jersey, cousins and friends. Resting at Dunphy's
Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Sunday from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. and on
Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral will take place on Monday, August 31,
following 1 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Immaculate Conception Church,
Colliers. Interment will be in the R.C. Cemetery, Colliers.
Marquis, Leo Arthur
MARTIN, Blanche - Passed away on August 15, 1998 Blanche,
aged 77 years. Predeceased by her husband Robert Berkley, August 3, 1993. Leaving
to mourn her sad loss are her children: her daughter Joan (Nelson); son David
(Olga); also four grandsons: Nelson (Christine), Darren (Gennie), Grant (Trudy),
Glenn; 2 granddaughters: Lilly (Glenn), Rose (Scott); 12 great-grandchildren.
Resting at Hickey's Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Services Tuesday, 2 p.m.
from St. Peters Anglican Church, Upper Gullies.
MEADUS, Sarah (nee Avery) - Passed away on Tuesday,
August 4, 1998 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital. Age 83 years. Predeceased
by husband Simeon and brother Ingvauld. Survived by one daughter Ruth Marsh
of Chamberlains, with whom she resided; four sons: Walter (Margaret), Goulds,
Raymond (Robina), Bishop's Falls, William (Jocelyn), St. John's, Douglas
(Rosalind), Paradise; 17 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; brother
Melville Avery (Mae), Toronto; two sisters: Ethel Porter, Foxtrap and Iva
Avery, Toronto; sister-in-law Jemima Avery, Grates Cove. Resting at Barrett's
Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Wednesday
and Thursday; and 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Friday. Funeral Service to be held
Friday, August 7, 1998 at 2 p.m. from St. Mary The Virgin Anglican Church.
Interment to follow at Forest Rd. Cemetery. Flowers gratefully appreciated
or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of one's
Morgan, Walter Wade (Wade)
O'BRIEN, M. Francis (Frank) of St. John's (formerly of Cape Broyle)
PORTER, Robert - Passed suddenly away on Friday,
August 28, 1998, Robert Porter, Foxtrap, age 46 years. Predeceased
by his father William, December 1991. Leaving to mourn his mother Doria Neumann;
four sisters, Shirley Dawe (Eugene), Lilly Kennedy (Angus), Edna Squires
(Leonard), Jean Kajenski (Donald), Fla.; very special Aunt Ethel Porter;
also nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James
J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, until 12 noon Sunday. Funeral
to take place Sunday, August 30 at 2 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap.
Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Church Road, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully
accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Power, James Patrick, (Jim)
REES, Elizabeth (Stoyles) - Passed peacefully away on August
2, 1998 at her residence in Wabush, in her 66th year, formerly of
Bell Island. Predeceased by her husband Sterling in 1989. Leaving to mourn
her daughter Betty Ann at home; son Brendan (Phyllis), Kelligrews; grandson
Dean; three sisters: Margaret (Ed), Rosemary, Barbara (Nick); six brothers:
Ned (Mary), Joe (Mary), Charlie (Freda), Frank (Geraldine), Ron (Rosalind),
Gussie; special friends: Peg and Pat Dobbin, Loretta and Bob Moores, C.W.L.,
all of Wabush; numerous nieces, nephews as well as a large circle of other
relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Mass
on Wednesday, August 5, 1998 at 11 a.m. in St. Michaels Church. Interment
in St. Mary's Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island. Flowers gratefully accepted
or donations may be made to the Heart Foundation.
RUSSELL, Violet (nee Efford)
SCOTT, Elizabeth M. (nee Harnett) - Passed peacefully away
on August 15, 1998 at her residence in Upper Gullies, age
51 years. Predeceased by her father George (1990) and a very special aunt Olive
(1998). Leaving to mourn with loving memories her husband Neil; son Brian and
a very special granddaughter Julian; her mother Rita; three brothers: Roy (Nancy),
ON., Ron (Linda), On., Dave (Peggy), Upper Gullies; also a large number of
nieces, nephews and a large number of friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey
Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation Sunday 2-9 p.m. and Monday 10
a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to take place at the James J. Hickey Memorial
Funeral Home on Monday, August 17,1998 at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. No flowers
by request, donations may be made in her memory to the Janeway Hospital.
SHARPE, William Duncan
SHEA, Mary F. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General
Hospital on Sunday, August 23, 1998. Mary Shea of Marysvale.
Aged 70 years. Predeceased by her husband Michael, March 5, 1975. Leaving to
mourn, Bill (Judy), Frank, Madonna (Tom), Bernadette (Ken), Ken (Debbie), Peter,
Bern, Michael (Connie), Ed (Cheryl), Len (Mona), Agnes (Pat), Lynny; special
sister Eileen; brothers: Tom, Pat, Ned, Bill and Jackie; grandchildren: Billy,
Adam, Alicia, Jennifer, Tommy, Melinda, Theresa, Kenny, Julia, Robyn, Shae
lynn, Mick, Christopher, Ashley, Deanna, Ashley J., Jamie, Zachary, Jenna,
Wes, Patti, Janet, Michelle. Resting at Broughton's Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral
Mass to take place on Wednesday, August 26, 1998 at 2:30 p.m. from Our Lady
of The Snows Church, Marysvale. Interment to follow in the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus.
Special thanks to the nursing staff 6th floor, Carbonear General Hospital,
especially Ada and Ruby; also Dr. Sekhar and niece Bernice Bartlett.
THORNE, Albert James - Passed suddenly away at the Health
Sciences Center on Saturday, August 8th, Albert James Thorne,
age 83 years. Left with fond and loving memories, four nephews: Graham, Richard,
Gerald and Joseph; one niece Shirley, all residing in central Newfoundland;
also management, staff and residents of Perrin's Guest Home, Long Pond. Resting
at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place
on Tuesday, August 11th at 11 a.m. at The Salvation Army Citadel, Long Pond.
Interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Long Pond.
Tobin, Matthew J.
WARREN, Linda L. - Of Cambridge, Ontario, formerly of Bell
Island. Daughter of Barbara and the late Elias Warren. Passed away at Freeport
Hospital, August 3, 1998, in her 48th year. She
was predeceased by her brothers: Baxter and Clarence. Leaving to mourn her
sisters: Joan Penney (Clayton), Stoneycreek, Ontario, Shirley Pillar (Paul),
Gander, Nfld., Kay Savard (Mike), Bath, Ontario, Ruth Bown (Ken), Lindale,
Texas; brothers: Arthur Warren (Helena), Boston Bar, B.C., Norman Warren (Shirley),
Cambridge, Ontario; also many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Interment
took place at Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Ontario, August 6, 1998.
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