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The Telegram Obituaries
December 2000

 

 

Abbott, Jacob
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, December 22nd, 2000, Jacob Abbott, aged 72 years, retired CN Marine Atlantic employee of 43 years. Leaving to mourn; his wife Violet; daughters; Cheryl, Roxanne Pitcher (Greg); son Harry (Brenda), granddaughter Kelli; grandson Jacob; sisters; Florence, Beatrice Waterman (Stan), Yvonne Locke (George); stepmother Mary Abbott; sister-in-law Jean (the late Roland Abbott); as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home from 2-5 and 7-10 P.M. on Sunday and from 7-10 P.M. on Monday. Funeral Service 11 A.M. on Tuesday, December 26th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Vera Perlin Society.
Dec. 24, 2000

Adams, Annie Marguerite
Passed peacefully away at Golden Height Manor, Bonavista on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, Annie Marguerite Adams of Milton, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her husband Lawrence and son Wesley. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are daughter-in-law Iris Adams, Milton; sisters; Evelyn Pelley (Lewis), Milton and Ella Cooper (Royal), Gander; brother Boyd Adams (Nelda), Milton; grandchildren; Larry Adams, Lynnette Penney (Greg) and LeeAnn Adams; great-grandson Jacob Penney and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral Service 2 P.M. Friday, December 15th, 2000 from Milton-Georges Brook United Church with interment at Milton-Georges Brook Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society.
Dec. 14, 2000

ARNOTT, Terry - Passed suddenly away at the Health Sciences Center on Monday, December 25th, of Upper Gullies. Age 42 years. Predeceased by his father Herbert, 1979; sister Lorraine, 1994; infant baby 1982; niece April Arnott, 2000. Leaving to mourn two sons: Terry and Shane; one daughter Wanda Lee (Jonathan) and their mother, Janet; five brothers: Clayton, Herbert (Jackie), David, Donald (Bev) and Douglas; one sister Madonna Andrews (Murray); his mother, Lillian Arnott; special nephew Donnie; also nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday 10-12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.; Thursday 10-12 noon. Funeral Service on Thursday, December 28th, from All Saints Church, Foxtrap at 2 p.m. Interment at Dunne's Hill Cemetery, Foxtrap.
December 27, 2000**

Baker, Anna F. (nee Martin)
Passed peacefully away on December 24th, 2000, at the L.A. Miller Centre, Anna Baker (nee Martin). Aged 82 years. Leaving to mourn son Terrance, wife Debbie, their children; Kurtis and Natasha; daughter Patricia, husband Fred Hawco, their family, Beverley, Miranda (Derrick Manning), Karen (Byron Hann), Nelson (Yvonne) and Ian; great-grandchildren; Donald Manning, Justin, Rodney and Logan Chonkolay and Alexandrea, Mackenzie and Brock Hann; two sisters-in-law; Alice Martin and Annie Martin; several nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Visiting hours Monday 2-9 P.M., Tuesday 10 A.M. - 9 P.M.. Funeral on Wednesday to St. Michael's Church, Flatrock, for Mass at 10:30 A.M.. Interment at Flatrock Cemetery.
Dec. 27, 2000

BARNES, Wilson - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Hospital after a brief illness on Sunday, December 10, 2000, Wilson Barnes, Kelligrews, age 59 years. Leaving to mourn: his loving wife of 35 years, Madeline; two daughters: Kim Lara (Franklin), Stephanie Jacobs (Rodney); one son, Anthony; three grandchildren: Sabrina and Eric Lara, and Emma Jacobs. One brother, Harold (Almeta), Fortune; one sister Eileen Prior (Cliff), Mississauga and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be on Tuesday, December 12, 2-4 p.m. and 7-8 p.m. in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, with the Funeral Service at 8 p.m. Tuesday evening. Cremation to follow. In
December 11, 2000**

Barron, H. John
Died suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday December 14th, 2000, aged 42 years. Leaving to mourn his mother Lilla; brother David; nieces; Angela and Andrea; as well as many other relatives and friends. Predeceased by his father Harry Barron. Cremation has taken place, followed by a private inurnment. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 16th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from Caul's Funeral Home Chapel, LeMarchant Road. Contributions in John's memory bay be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 15, 2000

Barron, James
Passed peacefully away the Veteran's Pavillion on Saturday, December 2, 2000, James Barron, age 85 years. Predeceased by his wife Gertrude (Dunne) Barron. Leaving to mourn his brother; John (Olive); sisters; Sarah (William Hickey); Margaret (Ronald Hickey); sister-in-law; Pauline Corbett; many nieces, nephews and special grand-niece Lisa Downey. As well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Especially his friends and staff at the Veteran's Pavillion. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday from 1-5 pm and 7-10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Monday, December 4, 2000 at 9:45 am from St. Pius X Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Barron, Mary (nee Comerford)
Surrounded by her loving family, Mary Barron of Riverhead, St. Mary's Bay, passed peacefully away at the Health Science Complex on December 1st, 2000, age 73 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her devoted life partner and husband of 47 years, Henry; seven sons; Tony, Harry (Elizabeth), Gary (Madonna), Leonard (Janet), Rich (Wanda), Brendan (Norma), Kenneth (Wanda); five daughters; Rosalie (Ronald) Ryan, Jeanette (Randy Young), Cathy (Tony) Reid, Wanda (Terry) Tobin, Kelly; 21 precious grandchildren; Melissa, Neil, Charlene, Cheryl, Justin, Ashley, Carson, Devonne, Natalie, Ronald, Jessica, Sheldon, Cordell, Cody, Marissa, Alicia, Chantal, Brad, Mackenzie, Jayden, Joshua; two sisters; Elizabeth Lee (Joe King), Rose (Tom) Stamp, a large circle of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends, especially her special "bingo friends". Resting at Gibbons' Funeral Home, St. Mary's on Sunday, 3 - 9:30 P.M.; Monday 10 A.M. - 9:30 P.M.. Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, December 5th, 2000 at 11 A.M. at Church of St. Joseph the Worker, Riverhead. Burial to follow at Riverhead, St. Mary's Bay.
"A special woman who touched many with her love and wisdom."
Dec. 04, 2000

Bartlett, J. Gordon
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, aged 67 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Marilyn; children; Catherine (Don), Carolyn Tom), Paul (Dawn), Peter (Bridget), Jennifer (John); grandchildren; Danielle, Alycia, Hilary, David, Matthew, John, Andrew, Leo, Julia, Olivia and Maria; sisters; Ruth (Roger), Julia (Graham), Marjorie (Bill). Following cremation, visitation will take place at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service to be held on Thursday, December 14th, 2000 at 11 A.M. from the Anglican Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Avenue. Private interment to follow. No flowers by request, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 13, 2000

Bartlett, Honourable Rupert W.
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mery Home on December 31, 2000. Born January 23, 1921, Rupert was a retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and the Northwest Territories. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, his devoted wife Marion; son Robert, Prince Rupert, B.C.; daugher Janet (Paul Baccardax), Oakville, ON; granddaughter Ardath Bartlett, Toronto, step-daughter Tamara Hutchings, Halifax; sisters; Mary Strang, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan and Shirley Mattheis, Ottawa. Predeceased by sisters; Florence Guy and Cynthia Hunt. Also leaving to mourn loving nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends. At Rupert's request, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Service will take place at Gower Street United Church on Thursday, January 4, 2001 at 2 pm.. A private Memorial Service and interment will take place at the Bartlett Family Cemetery in Brigus at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rupert's memory may be made to St. Patrick's Mercy Home, Agnes Pratt Home or the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation, C/O The Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.

Batterton, Genevieve M.
Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, Genevieve M. Batterton in her 82nd year. Predeceased by her husband John M. in October 1998. Left to mourn one sister Alice Cooper, Phoenix, Arizona; sisters-in-law; Margaret Fowler, Hamilton, ON.; Helen Fowler, Cambridge, ON.; and Mary Fowler of St. John's, NF.; also a large number of nieces and nephews, including special nephew Leo. J. Cole, wife Marie, grandniece Marie O'Keefe (Paul), grandnephew Glenn Cole (Jackie) and special great-grandnephew Philip John O'Keefe. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday and Friday from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 16th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Dec. 14, 2000

BENNETT, Doris (Higgins) - Passed suddenly but peacefully away at her residence, Bell Island, on December 10th, 2000. Age 80 years. Leaving to mourn her nephews: Tom Higgins (wife Marika), Pickering, Ont., his family: Ryan and James; Jim Higgins, Toronto, Ont., his family: Jennifer, Daniel and Amy; two sisters-in-law: Dorothy Davis (Murray), Goderich, Ont., Doris Bennett, Bell Island; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home on Tuesday from 6-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Thursday, December 14th, 2000 at 11 a.m. in St. Cyprians Church. Interment to follow in St. Boniface Cemetery, Bell Island. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Cyprians Memorial Fund.
December 13, 2000**

Best, Duncan Peter
Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at Henderson Hospital, Hamilton, ON., Duncan Peter Best in his 58th year. Leaving to mourn wife Roslyn (nee Kelloway), children: Rochelle (Doug), Douglas (Lori), Robyn (Jay), and three grandchildren; Charles, Curtis and Sarah, all of Hamilton; brothers; Fred (Lorraine), Wilson (Sheila) and Ben (Linda), of St. John's and a large circle of family and friends. At Duncan's request, cremation has taken place in Hamilton. Donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
"We do not remember days, We remember moments."
Dec. 09, 2000

BLACKMORE, Alexander - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home on Saturday, December 23, 2000, Alexander (Sandy) Blackmore, Chaberlains, age 88 years. Predeceased by his wife Sarah; son John; and daughter Florence. Left with warm and loving memories: daughter Susanne; son William (Joan); grandsons: Christopher Blackmore (Linda), Sandy Follett, and Mark Blackmore (Tina); great-grandson Cody Blackmore; and a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Sunday, December 24, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Monday, December 25, 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service at 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 26 from St. John the Evangelist Church, Topsail. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. As expressions of sympathy the family would appreciate memorial donations in his
December 24, 2000**

BOONE, Robert David (Bob) - Passed peacefully away, in the presence of his family, at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, December 12, 2000. Bob Boone of Chamberlains, aged 57 years. Predeceased by his brother-in-law Dave Oliver, April 13, 2000. Leaving to mourn his wife Linda; daughter Linda Oldford (Jeff) of Nobleford, Alberta; sons: Steven (girlfriend Melissa Smith) and Michael; Poppy's little girl, granddaughter Claire Oldford; daughter Kim Lee (Brian) and grandchildren: Jessica and Jordan; one sister Florence Wilson (Earl) of Columbia, Missouri; brothers-in-law: Frank Oliver (Marilyn Miller), Bob Oliver (Darlene), Gordon Oliver (Kim), Bill Oliver (Tracey); sisters-in-law: Geri Oliver, Jane Oliver, Crystalyn Oliver; also a number of nieces and nephews, good buddy and long time friend Derm Clancy (Gail) of Mississauga, ON; also many good friends at his weekend home in Dildo where he looked forward to going every weekend. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-10 p.m. on Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Thursday and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Friday. Funeral Service 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 15, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation.
December 13, 2000**

Brazil, Michael James
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, Michael Brazil of South Dildo. Age 59 years. Predeceased by his father James, mother Kathleen and brother Bernard. Leaving to mourn, daughters; Maureen Peach (Doug), Patricia Brazil-Hawco (Bob); and son Michael; brothers; Ray and Philip; and sister Kay. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Resting at Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. The Funeral Mass will take place from St. Alphonsus Church, Whitbourne, on Friday, December 15th, 2000 at 2 P.M.. Interment to follow, Roman Catholic Cemetery, South Dildo. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Dec. 14, 2000

Brophy, Lorraine (nee Grant)
Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, December 11th, 2000, after a courageous battle with cancer, age 56 years. Predeceased by her father William Grant, 1982; mother-in-law Elisabeth Brophy, 1992; sister-in-law Regina Riggs, 2000. Leaving to mourn her loving and devoted husband James (Jimmie); one son Rodney and daughter-in-law Tammie, in Surrey, BC.; one daughter Colleen and son-in-law Winston in Kelowna, BC.; mother Gladys Marcotte; five sisters; Patricia Hollis (Ray), New York; Geraldine Parker, New York; Barbara Martinkovic, Conn,; Toni Baggs (Cyril), St. John's; Charlotte Brophy (Clifton), St. John's; special niece Karen; sisters-in-law; Ruth Fahey (Philip), Florida; Joan Carew (Danny); Marie Gosse (Ed); Geraldine Cowan (John); Doreen Lester (Charles); brothers-in-law; Frank (Kay); John, Ottawa; Basil (Lillian); Wayne (Theresa), Manitoba; Paul (Donna) Marystown; Tommy Riggs, Wabush; as well as a large number of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 P.M.. Funeral arrangements to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Dec. 13, 2000

Buckley, William Joseph
Passed away suddenly on Friday, December 22nd, 2000, at the Masonic Park Nursing Home, William Joseph Buckley. Aged 71 years. Predeceased by his daughters; Karen, Janet and Joan. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his daughters; Sharon Churchill (Gary), Florence Reid (Tom), Christine Hiscock (Kerry) and Daphne; son Richard (Joanne); a number of grandchildren; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 7-9 P.M. Friday; 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Saturday, and 10 A.M. - 1 P.M. Sunday. Funeral Service to be held at 1 P.M. Sunday, December 24th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted.
Dec. 24, 2000

Budden, Eric
Passed away suddenly after a short illness on December 22nd, 2000, Eric Richard Budden. Aged 58 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Joan; daughter Debbie; son Richard (Janet); and precious granddaughter Jonelle; mother -in-law Martha Harding; sisters; Ruby (Don) and Elsie (Alex); brothers; George (Margaret), Joe (Mary), Winston (Isobel) and David; special sister-in-law; Sylvia Larkin (Gus) and family; special friends Brian and Mary Gardner; a number of nieces, nephews, and a wide circle of family and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2-5 and 7-9 P.M. Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Funeral Service to be held from St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church, Craigmillar Avenue at 2 P.M., Tuesday, December 26th, 2000. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Eric's memory may be made in aid of charities Eric supported to the Eric Budden Memorial Fund c/o The St. John's Lions Club. P.O. Box 1502, St. John's, Newfoundland, A1C 5N8.
Dec. 24, 2000

Burke, Betty Hilda Joyce (nee Mercer)
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, December 17th, 2000 at the Health Sciences Center on the presence of her family, aged 64 years. Predeceased by her father William and brother David. Leaving to mourn her husband of 45 years, John; her mother Bertha Mercer; five children; Webster (Dale), Sherry (Boyd), Barry (Sandra), Jacqueline (Grant), Ivy-Mae (Jason); one sister Ivy Sheppard (late Wayne); five brothers; Eric (Frances), Gerald (Shirley), Hubert (Stella), John (Mary) and Arthur; 10 grandchildren; Perry, Christopher, Aimee, Candace, Sarah, Rebecca, David, Shawn, Joshua and Colin; and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue after 7 P.M. Sunday. Funeral Service 2 P.M. Tuesday, December 19th, 2000 from the Salvation Army West Corps. Interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. In her memory, donations may be made to the Salvation Army West Corps Building Fund or to the Parkinson Foundation.
"Do not stand at my grave and weep., I am not there, I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow, I am the diamond glints on snow, I am the sunlight on ripened grain, I am the gentle autumn rain, When you awaken in the morning hush, I am the swift uplifting rush of quiet birds in circled flight, I am the soft stars that shine at night, do not stand by my grave and cry, I am not there, I did not die."
Dec. 18, 2000

Bussey, Joseph
(Retired Carpenter).
Passed peacefully away, in the presence of his loving family, at the Health Sciences Center on December 31st, 2000, Joseph Bussey, aged 65 years. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife of 44 years, Marian (nee Lynch); two daughters; Marilyn (Fred) Rideout and Colleen (Robert) Sutton; one son David (fiancée Debbie Castle); also two loving grandchildren; Corinna at Thompson, Manitoba and Frederick at home; three sisters; Amy (Eric) Dodge, Ella (Fred) Batten, Gladys (Calvin) Dawe; four brothers; Winston (Gladys), ON, Wallace (Annie), Peter (Diane)and Wayne (Margo); two sisters-in-law; Madeline (Oscar) Penney and Joan (Reg) Chaytor; two brothers-in-law; Jack (Hazel) Lynch and Melvin (Velma) Lynch; mother -in-law; Nettie Lynch; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation Monday 2- 10 P.M.; Tuesday 10 A.M. - 10 P.M. and Wednesday 10 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. Funeral Service on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2001 at 2 P.M. at the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Interment to follow at the Nondenominational Cemetery, Paradise. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
Jan. 02, 2001

BUTLER, Belinda (Andrews) - Passed suddenly away at the Health Sciences Center on Saturday, December 23rd, 2000 Belinda Mae Butler (Andrews) with her unborn child, of Foxtrap. Age 30 years. Leaving to mourn, loving husband James; her mother and step-father Barbara and Thomas Caines; father, Basil Andrews; mother-in-law Carmel Noseworthy; father-in-law Raymond Butler; grandfather Eric Badcock; sister Andrea Gosse (Tony); sister-in-law Carmey Butler; also special nieces: Erica and Casey; and special nephew Anthony; a very special aunt Marg Goobie; and a large circle of very close family and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Wednesday, December 27th, at 1 p.m. from All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment
December 27, 2000**

Byrne, Edward
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital on December 28, 2000, Mr. Edward Byrne of Gander, in his 77th year. Mr. Bryne is predeceased by son Robert (1988). Left with warm and loving memories is loving wife Rose Theresa; sons; Michael and wife Nina of Goose Bay, Ed and wife Rose of Sooke, B.C.; Ronald and wife Valerie of Gander, Allan and wife Debra of Victoria, B.C.; Patrick nd wife Reta of Gander, Gerard and wife Mona of Appleton, David and Ginette of Toronto, Danny and wife Cindy of Gander; daughters; Barbara and husband Roland Robson of Victoria, B.C.; Linda and husband Wilfred Head of Glenwood, Lillian and husband Brad Barkhouse of Gander, Cecilia and Jason Hillier of Gander; 28 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral Mass will be held on Sunday, December 31, 2000 at 2 pm from St. Joseph's Parish, Gander. Interment All Saints Roman Catholic Cemetey, Gander. Donations in his memory may be made to the Gander and Area SPCA.. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Stacey's.

Cahill, Michael (Sr.)
Passed peacefully away at his home in Witless Bay on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, Michael Cahill (Sr.), in his 83rd year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 42 years, Ann (nee Howlett); sons; Matt, Kevin (Sandra); daughters; Joanne (Francis) Murphy, Eileen (Tommy) Stack, Margie (Michael) Kennedy; brother George; grandchildren; Danny, Mark, Megan, Stephanie, Christopher, Bradley and Taylor; sisters-in-law; Eliza Cahill, Margaret Howlett, Toronto, Ontario, Charlotte (Lottie)) Murphy; brother-in-law; James Wells, Detroit, Mi., USA.; special nephew and friend Robert Cahill; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls, Thursday, December 14th, 2000 from 7- 10 P.M.; Friday, December 15th, 2000 from 2- 10 P.M.. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday from St. Patrick's Church, Witless Bay, at 11 A.M.. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Dec. 14, 2000

Cahill, Patrick Joseph
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Monday, December 11th, 2000, Patrick Cahill, in his 86th year, formerly of Witless Bay. Predeceased by brothers; Tom, John and Gus; sisters; Mary, Catherine and Esther. Leaving to morn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 54 years, Elizabeth (Liza), whom he devotedly cared for, especially during her years of failing health; daughter Mary (Ken Crane) of the Goulds, with whom he resided for the last nine years; his three cherished grandchildren; Susan, Neil and Beth Ann Crane. Also leaving to mourn brothers; George and Mike (Ann); and sister-in-law Charlotte (Lottie) Murphy; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation hours; Wednesday from 12 Noon - 10 P.M.; Thursday from 9 A.M. - 12 Noon. Mass of Christian Burial to follow on Thursday, December 14th, 2000 at 1 P.M., from St. Patrick's Church, Witless Bay. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay.
Dec. 13, 2000

Campbell, Richard Charles
World War 11, Royal British Navy
Passed peacefully away in the presence of this loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer on Friday, December 1st, 2000, at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's Hospital, Richard Charles Campbell, aged 80 years, a veteran of World War 11, Royal British Navy. Predeceased by his wife Susan; brothers; Robert, Reginald and Gus; sisters; Anne, Bernice and Lorraine. Leaving to mourn, Yvonne and Richard Noseworthy, Sylvia and John Malone, Heather and Albert Senior, Suzanne Campbell, Marjorie Noseworthy, Rhonda Campbell and John Bennett, Renee and John Norris, Dick Campbell and Kelly Pihach; 13 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, brother; Gordon and June Campbell, sister; Joyce Wilson, sister-in-law; Hazel Campbell, special niece; Debbie Noseworthy, and many other relatives and friends. Special thank you to the staff of the Palliative Care Unit of St. Clare's Hospital. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation from 12 Noon - 10 P.M. Saturday; 10 A.M. - 10 P.M. Sunday. Funeral Service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Monday, December 4th, 2000 at 11 A.M. Interment in the Field of Honour, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory bay be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or the Kidney Foundation of Canada.
"His spirit remains in the hearts of those whose lives he touched; his strength never to be forgotten by those who loved him."
Dec. 04, 2000

Canning, Jessie E. (nee Strugnell)
Passed away December 3nd, 2000, peacefully, Jessie E. Canning at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Center, Grand Falls-Windsor. She was 84. She was predeceased by husband Alexander; parents Pearce and Marion Strugnell; brother Frank; sisters; Jennie and Lucy. Left to mourn are son Sturman (wife Sandra) of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL; daughter Cindy (husband Everett Green) of Gander; sisters; Bertha, Ethel, Violet (Thomas), Agnes, Grace (Ray), Alma (George) and Myrtle (Charlie); brothers; Levi and Pearce (Violet); five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Rev. W. Rice and Rev. D. Russell conducted Funeral Services at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Grand Falls-Windsor, Wednesday, December 6th, 2000. Interment was at Anglican Cemetery, Union Street, Grand Falls-Windsor. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Sunset Memorial Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Percy Hall, David Hall, Allan Hall, Gord Maidment, Ralph Sweetapple, and Derek Hayden.
Dec. 24, 2000

Carey, Christina Marie
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Friday, December 29, 2000. Age 58 years. Leaving two sisters Beatrice Hawkins, Admiral's Cove, Cape Broyle, Anna Heffernan, St. John's; four brothers John, Cyril, Tommy, and Jerome at Cape Broyle. Also a large circle of relatives including nieces, nephews and friends, especially close friend Cecilia Hayes and special home-care workers Nellie Jones and Lillian Carey. Remains resting at her home in Cape Broyle. Funeral on Monday, January 1, 2001 at 1:30 pm from Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle. Interment to follow at Our Lady of the Cape Cemetery, Cape Broyle. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse.

Caul, Margaret E. (Thompson) (nee Stone)
Passed peacefully away at Scarborough General, December 17, 2000. Predeceased by parents Margaret and Clarence (Rocky) Stone, and husband William in September 2000. Leaving to mourn son John Thompson, brothers; Joe (Florence) Stone, Gary (Marie) Stone; sisters; Mary (David) McIntyre, Elizabeth (Derrick) Froude, Doreen Stone; step-mother Rita Stone, step-sister Marie (Bill) Butler, and a large circle of friends and relatives. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, Freshwater Road. Visitation Thursday 2-10 pm and Friday 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Mass from St. Teresa's, Saturday, December 23, 2000 at 9:30 am.. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
"At peace at last."

Churchill, Frederick M.
Passed peacefully away, surrounded by his family, at the Health Sciences Center on Sunday, December 10th, 2000, Frederick M. Churchill of Portugal Cove, aged 76 years. Predeceased by his sisters; Edna and Fanny. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Alice; sons; Warrick (Wendy) and Gerry; daughters; Irene (Gerry), Elizabeth (Roger), Shirley (Eric), Mildred and Edna; 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; brothers; William (Rita), and Harold (Hettie); sisters; Ethel and Gertrude (Egbert). Also leaving to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M. and Wednesday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from Memorial United Church, Portugal Cove. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Bauline Line. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to St. Lawrence Anglican Church Building Fund.
Dec. 13, 2000

CLARKE, Elsie (nee Oliver) - Passed peacefully away at the Miller Centre, Thursday, December 21, 2000, in her 92nd year. Predeceased by husband Arthur Clarke 1986 & son Gerald Clarke 1975. Loving mother of Grenville Clarke (Mary), Paradise & Evelyn Baird (the late Bob Baird), Brookfield Road. Left with fond memories are her grandchildren David, Roger, Terry & Tracey Baird, Walter & Gloria Martin, Karen, Jim, Arthur, Roxanne, Edgar & Brian Clarke, Gerry, Sherry & Rick Clarke, 26 great-grandchildren. Also a large number of relatives & friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Funeral 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 24, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at the Non-denominational Cemetery, Paradise.
December 24, 2000**

Clarke, L. J. (Knobby)
Passed peacefully way on December 26, 2000 at the Health Sciences Center, age 73. Predeceased by parents E. J. (Ned) and Clementine. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Shirley, son ; John, St. John's, two daughters; Linda Clarke (Clifford Penney), St John's, Jacquie Eardley (Alan), Toronto; bother : Dick (Joan), Botwood, sisters; Margaret King (Harry), Grand Falls, Jo Terris (Bob), Ottawa, Phyllis Budgell (Dennis), Gander, special aunt Nellie Pardy, Twilingate, and Uncle Bil Clarke, Corner Brook, also nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. At his request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service wil be held in Grand Falls-Winsor at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to South and Central Health Foundation.

Cobb, Leonard
Passed suddenly away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's, on Saturday, December 2nd, 2000, age 50 years. Predeceased by his parents Lambert and Stella Cobb; his brother Steve; and his father-in-law Peter Dawe. Leaving to mourn with cherished and loving memories his wife Brenda (Dawe); and his daughters; Amanda, Lisa and grandson Ethan (Ajax, Ontario); mother-in-law Mary Dawe; brothers; Mike, Tony, Andrew, Allan and sister Zita, all who live in Ontario. As well as sister-in-law Carmel (Joe) Martin, Torbay; brother-in-law; Gerard (Kim) Dawe, Coley's Point; many special nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday, December 3rd, 2000 from 7- 10 P.M. and Monday December 4th, 2000, 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, December 5th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M. from Corpus Christi Church. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Amanda Cobb Education Trust Fund, Royal Bank of Canada.
Len will live on in others through organ donations.
Dec. 04, 2000

Coffey, James Augustus
Passed peacefully away, surrounded by his loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on December 23rd, 2000, James Augustus Coffey, aged 82 years. Predeceased by his wife Margaret, August 10th, 1987 and son Roy, August 30th, 1995. Leaving to mourn; two sons; Joseph (Karen) and Jeff (special friend Lisa); nine grandchildren, also a number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Patrick's Church, Patrick Street at 9:30 A.M. on Wednesday, December 27th, 2000. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to the Alzheimer's Society or to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue.
Dec. 24, 2000

Cole, Rex
Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, December 17th, 2000, after a courageous battle with cancer, Edgar Rex Cole, age 47 years, of New Perlican. Predeceased by parents; Baxter and Fannie and sister Rose Slade. Left to mourn, wife Lillian; three sisters; Elsie (Doug), Oakville, Ontario, Eileen (Gordon), Roberta (Steve), St. John's; one brother Roy (Roslyn), Winterton; brother-in-law Alvin Slade, Victoria; mother-in-law Lucy Burrage, New Perlican; two sisters-in-law; Florence (Edgar), Winterton and Eleanor, New Perlican; one brother-in-law Sam (Rowena), New Perlican; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. The Family will be receiving friends at Green's Funeral Home, Winterton on Tuesday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-5 and 7-10 P.M.; on Wednesday, visitation will take place at St. Augustine's Church, New Perlican from 10 A.M. - 1 P.M. at which time a Memorial Service will take place. Inurnment in St. Matthew's United Church Cemetery, New Perlican. As an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment Research Foundation.
Dec. 18, 2000

Collins, Dorothy June (nee Butcher)
Passed peacefully away on December 3rd, 2000 at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, after a short battle with cancer, Dorothy June Collins (nee Butcher), in her 58th year. Predeceased by her sister Ann Butcher. Leaving to mourn with fond memories, her loving husband of 39 years, John; three children; Chris (Isabel), Andrea and Sandra; two grandchildren; Krista and Leanna; three sisters; Jen Stanford (George), Mary Oldford (Ed) and Rose Earles; special friends Nancy and Philip Grouchy; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 8 -10 P.M. Sunday; 10 A.M. - 10 P.M. Monday, and 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. Tuesday. Funeral Service to be held 2 P.M. Tuesday, December 5th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Dec. 04, 2000

Collins, Kathleen Clara (nee Sheehan)
Passed peacefully away at her daughter's residence in St. John's, December 13th, 2000, Kathleen Clara Collins of Corner Brook, aged 88. Predeceased by her husband James in 1985. Leaving to mourn her loving daughter Alice Collins, son-in-law Kevin Hogan and beloved grandchildren; Kathleen, John and Maureen; sister Irene Brazil and sister-in-law Rita Jacobs, other family and friends. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Mark's Avenue, Thursday 7-9 P.M. and Friday 2-4 and 7- 9 P.M.. Mass of Christian Burial will take place from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Saturday, December 16th, 2000 at 10:30 A.M., with cremation to follow.
Dec. 14, 2000

Collins-Piercey Brenda (nee Lynch) L.P.N.
Passed peacefully away on Friday, December 8th, 2000, at St. Clare's Hospital Palliative Care Unit after a short but courageous battle with cancer, Brenda Collins-Piercey of Upper Island Cove. Age 43 years. Predeceased by her mother Elizabeth Lynch, 1998, and sister Mildred. Survived to cherish her memory; husband and best friend Charles Piercey; devoted children; daughter Deanne Collins (friend Chris), son Clifford Collins (friend Ashley), residing at Upper Island Cove; father Lawrence Lynch at Upper Island Cove; two sisters; Norma Lundrigan (friend Craig Rose) at Upper Island Cove, Marilyn (Barry Smith), residing at Bay Roberts; four brothers; Larry (Debbie), Maurice (Marilyn), Upper Island Cove, Douglas (Sharon), Kitchener, Ontario, Rodger (Kelly), Upper Island Cove, plus a large circle of other relatives and friends; co-workers and residents at Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear; also the residents at the Charwood Legion Manor, Carbonear, and also her special care-givers at the Health Sciences Centre, 4 North A. Also the Dr. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic and also St. Clare's Hospital Palliative Care Unit. And also a special sister Lorna Smith, residing at Dallas, Texas, USA.. Resting at Hussey's Funeral Home, Cranes Road, Upper Island Cove from where the Funeral will take place on Monday, December 11th, 2000 at 2 P.M. to St. Peter's Anglican Church and Cemetery, Upper Island Cove. Flowers will be gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Clare's Hospital Palliative Care Unit.
"Thanks For The Dance."
Dec. 10, 2000

Cook, Elsie (nee Stone)
Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family, at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Tuesday, December 19th, 2000, Elsie Cook, aged 87 years. Predeceased by her husband, William T. in 1987. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her son William (Geraldine); her daughter Glenda Finney (James); beloved grandchildren; Maria Sheppard David), Donald Cook (Kim), Kenneth Cook (Nancy), Barry Finney (Mary), Teri Pitcher and Jason Finney; 11 cherished great-grandchildren; also leaving to mourn her brothers; Cecil Stone (Maud), Hayward Stone (Jean) and Randell Stone (Irene); sisters; Lillian Young (John) and Mabel Tobin; sister-in-law Kate Stone; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends, especially her friends, the staff and residents of 2 North Escasoni Complex. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. and Friday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, December 22nd, 2000 from St. Thomas' Anglican Church with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 21, 2000

Cooke, Margaret (nee Grouchy)
Passed away December 10th, 2000, after a brief illness, Margaret Cooke (nee Grouchy) at Central Newfoundland Regional Health Center, Grand Falls-Windsor. Aged 71 years. Mrs. Cooke, formerly of Bishops Falls was predeceased by first husband Bill Cole, 1962 and second husband Angus Cooke, 1989. Left to mourn four children; Augusta Cooke-Halliday, Kentville, NS, Brendan (Marie), Conception Bay South, Tony, St. John's, Keith (Marilyn), St. John's; three sisters; Carmel (Gerald Woods), Powell River, BC, Alice (Ralph Dean), Grand Falls-Windsor, Patsy, Grand Falls-Windsor; and brothers; Johnny (Ernestine), Grand Falls-Windsor, Matt (Linda), Grand Falls-Windsor, Bill (Dot), Gander and Jim (Beulah), St. John's; also a large number of relative and friends, especially the staff and patients of the Dialysis Unit, Central Newfoundland Regional Health Center. Resting at Central Funeral Home, Bishops Falls. Funeral Mass at 2 P.M. Wednesday, December 13th, 2000 at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Bishops Falls, with interment to follow at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bishops Falls. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada.
"May God welcome into His arms, the spirit that has touched the lives of so many."
Dec. 13, 2000

Corbett, Ronald
Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Centre on Monday, December 11th, 2000, Ronald Corbett of St. John's. Leaving to mourn wife Pauline (nee Bursey); brother Terrence (Mary); sisters-in-law; Marjorie Corbett and Pauline Corbett; brothers-in-law; Harvey (Florence), David (Olive), Peter (Anna) and Roy (Marie) Bursey; sister-in-law Betsy Matthews (Clifton); also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000 at 9:45 A.M. from St. Pius X Church. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
Dec. 13, 2000

CORNISH, John - of Gander, Nfld. who passed away suddenly at the General Hospital, St. John's on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2000, aged 76 years old. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force, World War 2 (Air Gunner). He leaves to mourn, his loving family: son: John D. Cornish Jr., Red Deer, Alberta; daughters: Brenda (Rod) Pasha, Harbour Grace, Joanne (Dennis) Lilly, Carter's Cove, Nfld., Denise (Ian) Wilkins, Mount Pearl, Tonya Cornish, Machias, Maine; sisters: Joan (Arthur) Thomas, Carbonear, Georgiana Slade, Salmon Cove; grandchildren: Lori (Harrison) Sharpe, Wenda, Peter, Darren and Tony Lilly, Kelsey and Kayla Cornish, Evan Wilkins; one great-grandchild: Claudia Lilly; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Predeceased by wives: Phyllis and Kathleen; parents: John T. and E. Lilian Cornish. The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade's Funeral Home, Carbonear, Nfld. Visitation hours are from 10 a.m. -12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m, daily. The Funeral Service will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2000 from Slade's Funeral Home, Nfld., followed by the interment at Bethany United Church Cemetery, Carbonear, Nfld. As expressions of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Bethany United Church Cemetery Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Slade's Funeral Home, Powell Dr., Carbonear, Nfld.
December 11, 2000**

COURISH, Philip Patrick - Passed away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Monday, December 11, 2000, Philip Patrick Courish, ex Blackwatch, R.C.R., age 55 years. Predeceased by his father Jack, 1989. Leaving to mourn his mother Gertrude; his two aunts: Rose Troyano and Bride Kelly; two brothers: Edward, Calgary and John; two sisters: Jean and Caroline; three children: Deirdra, Sean and Charles; and close friend Paul Morrissey; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 2 pm - 10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 am - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, December 15th at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Road. Cremation to follow.
December 13, 2000**

Crocker, Myrtle Victoria
Passed peacefully away at her residence in Green's Harbour on Sunday, December 10th, 2000, age 90 years. Predeceased by husband Isaac; son Sydney; sister Mildred; and daughter-in-law Carrie. Leaving to mourn with loving memories; son Jim (Angela); granddaughters; Judy (Clarke), Jean (Ron); great-granddaughters; Andrea and Jacquelyn; home-care workers; Kathleen, Diane and Gladys; and many other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Green's Harbour, from where the Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at 2 P.M.. Interment to follow, Anglican Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo.
Dec. 1, 2000

Curnew, Edith (nee Quinlan)
Suddenly at the Montreal General Hospital on Sunday, December 24, 2000 in her 66th year. Beloved wife of Allan Curnew of St. Lambert. Cherished mother of Sandra Leigh (Christiopher Baker) of Toronto and Alanna Corinne (Christioher Culyer) of Carp. Grandmother of Burce, Tara, Alexander, Andrew, John, Crista and Devon. Dear daughter of Ella May and the late John Quinlan of Nepean. Sister of Jack and Frank. Friends may call at McEvoy-Sheilds Funeral Home, Ottawa on Friday from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Service, Saturday at 11 am in the Chapel. Private cremation. In lieu of flowers, a donation to Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Davidge, Vernon
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander, on December 16th, 2000, Mr. Vernon Davidge on his 91st year. Predeceased by brother Everard Davidge and grandson Clifford Davidge. Left with loving memories are wife Lillian of Gander; sons; George (Edrie) of Gander, Hugh (Janice) of Toronto; Enos (Sharon) of Toronto; Frank (Dulcie) of Gander; daughters; Alvina Thoms, (John) of Gander, Thelma Davidge (Gordon) of English Harbour West; Emma Caines (Kenneth) of Halifax; 20 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law; Ethel Williams of Pool's Cove. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. Funeral Service Tuesday at 2 P.M. from St. Martin's Anglican Cathedral, Gander. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.
Dec. 24, 2000

DAVIS, Annie (Millie) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Dec. 7, 2000, age 74 years, of Bell Island. Leaving to mourn husband George, daughter Linda Peddle (Andy), Scarborough, Ont., son John at home, one brother Bob Hibbs, three sisters Mary Noftall, Bertha Vokey, Genevieve Lynch, all at Bell Island, one sister-in-law May Keats, Bonavista Bay, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home with funeral services on Monday, Dec. 11, 2000 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in Salvation Army Cemetery, Bell Island.
December 09, 2000**

Davis, Gladys
Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Home on Wednesday, December 27, 2000, age 91 years. Predeceased by her husband Frank (former C.N. Employee), 1987. Leaving to mourn many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends and the many friends and the caring staff of St. Luke's Home. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday from 7-9 pm and Friday from 2-9 pm.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 30, 2000 at 9:30 am from St. Patrick's Church. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick's Church.

Davis, Isabel L. (Mrs.) (Lundrigan)
Mrs. Isabel Lundrigan Davis
, age 85, wife of the late John Thomas Davis of 501 Holly Creek Drive, Anderson, SC, died Saturday, December 16th, 2000, at NHC Health Care of Anderson, SC. Born in Witless Bay, Newfoundland, Canada on July 31st, 1915. Mrs. Davis was the daughter of the late Patrick J. Lundrigan and the late Mary Lundrigan Aylward. She was retired from the New York City Board of Education and a life- long member of St. Jerome Catholic Church in Brooklyn, NY. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Anderson, SC.. She is survived by one son; John J. Davis of Anderson and two grandchildren; Amy Davis and Ashley Davis of the home. She was preceded in death by seven brothers; William, Jerome, Joseph, Cyril, David, Charles and Alphonse Lundrigan and two sisters; Mary Gibbons and Ester Lundrigan. Services will be held on Wednesday, December 20th, 2000 at 11 A.M. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father James Dubrouillet officiating. Interment will follow in Long Island National Cemetery, Long Island, NY. The body is at The McDougald Funeral Home where a rosary will be held in the Chapel at 7 P.M. on Tuesday and the family will receive friends until 9 P.M.. The family is at the residence, 501 Holly Creek Drive, Anderson, SC. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest that memorials be made to the American Lung Association, Piedmont Branch, 300 E. Coffee Street, Greenville, SC, 29601. The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Jan. 02, 2001

Dawe, Frances
Passed suddenly away at her home in Long Pond, Manuels, on Wednesday, December 27, 2000, Frances Dawe, aged 61 years. Leaving to mourn her husband Leslie Raymond, four sons; Wayne (Bev), Stephen (Michelle), Rodney and Gregory, two daughters; Jeanette (Patrick) and Carol Ann (Larry); six grandchildren, four sisters; and two brothers and also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, until Noon, Saturday. Funeral to take place on Saturday, December 30, 2000 at 2 pm from All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill, Foxtrap.

Dawson, Geraldine (nee Quigley) R.N.
Age 51
. Passed peacefully away after a brief illness on Tuesday, December 5th, 2000, at Victoria General Hospital in Winnipeg, MB. Leaving to mourn her husband, John Robert; daughters; Jacqueline, Jane and Joanna; her mother, Winnifred Quigley, St. John's; sister; Sister Regina Quigley, PBVM, Port au Port; mother-in-law; Patricia Dawson, Bay Roberts. Predeceased by her father, Harold Quigley, 1973; brother; Ed Quigley, 1995; father-in-law, Ronald S. Dawson, 1990. Also leaving to mourn sisters-in-law; Pat Quigley, Catherine Lewis, Eileen Gamberg, Mary Barry, Delores Sutherland, Nancy Dawson, Genevieve Dawson, Celine Dawson; brothers-in-law; Edmund Dawson, Peter Dawson, Dennis Dawson, Patrick Dawson and Chris Dawson. Funeral Mass Saturday, December 9th, 2000, at Our Lady of Victoria Memorial Church, 249 Arnold Avenue, Winnipeg, MB.. Cremation to follow with burial to take place in Newfoundland at a later date.
Dec. 08, 2000
Dawson, Geraldine ( nee Quigley)
A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 17th, 2001 at 7:30 P.M. at St. Pius X Church for Geraldine Dawson, who died December 5th, 2000 at Victoria General Hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Jan. 13, 2001

Deer, Gwendolyn Olive (nee Collins)
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, December 26th, 2000, at St. Patrick's Mercy Home (where she received tender loving care), Gwendolyn Olive Deer. Predeceased by her husband Lloyd. Leaving to mourn her sister Dorothy Mitchell of Nova Scotia; and her brother Walter Collins of St. John's; also a number of nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place, with inurnment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett's Funeral Home.
Dec. 27, 2000

DeHann, Marjorie (nee Piercey)
Passed peacefully away, in the presence of her loving family, at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's Hospital, December 14th, 2000, at the age of 63, after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by her parents; William and Elsie Piercey. Leaving to mourn one son Rick (Karen); three daughters; Cynthia Whelan (Dave), Debbie Warren (Patrick), Renee Butt (Robert). Eight grandchildren; Adam, Heather, Krista, Cory, Amanda, Gillian, Megan and Bradley. Also leaving to mourn husband Leo, one brother Frank Piercey (Susie); three sisters; Annie Pitcher (Albert), Shirley Ghent (Art), Ethel Piercey (Tom). As well as a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home. Visitation Friday - Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M., daily, Monday, 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, with service to follow at St. Thomas' Anglican Church, Military Road at 2 P.M.. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Dr. H.R. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Clinic.
Dec. 15, 2000

DELUREY, Mary Ann - Passed away suddenly at her home in Chamberlains on Saturday, December 23, 2000, Mary Ann Delurey (nee Tobin), aged 81 years. Predeceased by husband Frank. She leaves with fond memories her five daughters: Linda (with whom she resided), Dorothy (Gerald), Mildred, Jane (Brendan) and Carol; nine sons: Patrick, Donald (Carol), Francis (Pat), Gerald (Paula), Michael (Karen), John (Laura), Clyde (Lorraine), Terry and Wayne; grandchildren in Newfoundland: Justin and Jeffrey Smith; Sonya, Robert, Bradley, Suzanne and Michael Delurey; great-grandchildren: Nicholas and Kirstan; also a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren in Alberta and Ontario; three brothers: Patrick J., Moses (Mary Ellen), Jim (Christine); one sister Elizabeth Critch, Gaskiers. Resting at Gibbons' Funeral Home, St. Mary's, Monday, December 25, 6-9 p.m.; Tuesday, December 26, 2-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, December 27 at 11:00 a.m. at Church of St. Joseph the Worker, Riverhead, S.M.B. Burial to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted.
December 27, 2000**

Drew, Marion Rose (nee Grant)
Passed away suddenly on December 30th, 2000, in her 88th year, at Agnes Pratt Home. Predeceased by her husband John November 15th, 1983. Leaving to mourn her daughter Lorraine Drew, Madonna Hoddinott (Paul), Nina Richard (Jacques); son; Gordon Drew (Helen); grandchildren; David, Jennifer and Gordon Drew, Jonathan, Christina and Christopher Hoddinott, Matthew and Vanessa Richard; special cousins; Sister Rita Jonston and Doris Jonston; sister-in-law; Gertrude Drew. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral took place January 2nd, 2001, following Mass of Christian Burial at St. Peter and Paul Church. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Bay Bulls.
Jan. 04, 2001

Durnford, Ann
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, December 10th, 2000, Ann Durnford, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Ambrose and her son George Ross. Leaving to mourn her sons; John (Sally) with whom she resided, Alvin (Audrey), Joe (Mary), and Keith (Debby); grandchildren; Ross (Beverly), Rick (Lisa), Brian (Linda), Pauline (Bruce), Chris and Jennifer; great-grandchildren; Benjamin, Chloe, and Rachel. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Monday. Funeral 11 A.M. on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 11, 2000

Dwyer, Gertrude (nee Tizzard)
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Monday, December 25th, 2000, Gertrude Dwyer, aged 76 years. Predeceased by her loving husband William; brothers; Kitchener and Eric Tizzard; and sister Jean Blackwell. Leaving to mourn two daughters; Linda Vincent (Lloyd), grandchildren; Nicole and Timothy; Sandra Taylor (Tom), grandchildren; Chris and Scott; four sons; Bill (Ernestine), three grandchildren; Ashley, Alicia and Matthew; Bob (Josephine), two grandchildren; Stephen and Amanda; Bart and grandson Kenneth; Bruce (Vivian) and grandson Craig, one brother Fred Tizzard (Rosanna); sisters-in-law; Sarah Tizzard, Rita Baker (Ches) and Elsie King. Also leaving to mourn many nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M., Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral 2 P.M. on Friday, December 29th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Shriner's Hospital for Children, c/o The Mazol Temple, St. John's.
Dec. 27, 2000

Ellis, Henry James
Passed peacefully away on Saturday, December 9th, 2000 at the Health Sciences Centre, James Ellis, aged 74 years. Predeceased by his sister, Jean Barton. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; his wife Marion; daughters; Louise Ellis and Jennifer Ellis; sons; James (Silva), John (Carol) and Jeff (Donna); nine grandchildren and his sister; Jessie Barton. Also leaving to mourn a number of relatives and friends. Donations in his memory bay be made to the Memorial United Church, Portugal Cove.
"May He Rest in Peace."
Dec. 13, 2000

FOWLER, Vincent Henry - Passed suddenly away at the Newhook Medical Clinic, Whitbourne on Saturday, December 2nd, 2000 Vincent Fowler, Seal Cove, age 50 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Doris; two daughters: Doris (fiance Robin) and Donna Coffin (Wayne); his parents: Leslie and Ethel Fowler; one brother Robert (Cynthia); three sisters: Dessie Rafuse (Phil), Daphne Foote (Dale), Yvonne Fowler (Art); father and mother-in-law: Harold and Beckey Seymour; two brothers-in-law: Jim Seymour (Donna), John Seymour (Roxanne); also nephews, nieces and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Wednesday, December 6th at 2 p.m. at St. John Evangelist Church, Topsail. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery,
December 04, 2000**

Fradsham, Roland McKinley (Mac)
Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, December 24th, 2000, Roland McKinley (Mac) Fradsham, in his 72nd year. Predeceased by his parents; John and Susie Fradsham; brother James; and son Roland. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 51 years, Daisy (nee Snelgrove); daughters; Beverly Bird (Harvey) and Maxine White (friend Bob); sons; Randy (Elaine) and Bob (friend Candice); grandchildren; Michael, Mark, Kelly, Kayla, Krista and Jody; one great-grandchild Alyssa; brother Wilfred; sisters; Sarah Fradsham and Elaine Luther; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Monday and Tuesday; and 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. Wednesday. Funeral Service to be held at 2 P.M. Wednesday, December 27th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Reception to follow for family and friends at the Masonic Park Community Center.
Dec. 27, 2000

Frampton, Frederick C.
Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000. Aged 71 years. Beloved husband of Marjorie and loving father of Andy (Starr), Toronto and precious grandson William. Also leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; mother-in-law Gladys Dodge; brother-in-law Jehu (Joan) Dodge; sisters-in-law; Lillian (Wilfred) Loder, Hillview, T.B., and Marilyn, Belleview, Ontario. Also leaving to mourn several special nephews and nieces , other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. and Saturday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon. Funeral Service to take place from St. Augustine's Anglican Church on Saturday, December 16th, 2000 at 2 P.M.. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
Dec. 16, 2000

French, Hannah
Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Home, St. John's, on Friday, December 8th, 2000, Mrs. Hannah French of Winterton, age 92 years. Predeceased by husband Uriah, May 19th, 1986. Leaving to mourn three daughters; Joan Saunders (Ray), Winterton, Eleanor Gilbertson, Regina, Sask. and Nellie Sooley (Clarence); one son Max (Debbie), Elliot Lake; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and one sister Eleanor Callahan. Resting at Green's Funeral Home, Winterton. Funeral Service to be held on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at 2 P.M. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Luke's Memorial Fund, Winterton.
Dec. 10, 2000

FURLONG, Kathleen - (1914-2000). Formerly of Topsail. Passed peacefully away at Parkway Health and Rehabilitation Center, Stuart, Florida, on December 16, 2000. She was predeceased by her husband Gerald in 1998 and is survived by her sister Mary Nugent of Kelligrews; step-sisters: Bonnie and Elizabeth; step-brothers: Gerald and Kevin, all of Ontario; sisters-in-law: Hannah, Kitty and Mary of Pouch Cove; and several nieces and nephews. Burial Mass at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church
Eternal rest grant unto you, gentle lady.
December 19, 2000
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Gauvreau, Lenora (nee Paterson)
Passed away suddenly on December 19, 2000. Left to mourn her are sons; Brian (Connie) and Anthony, also missed by special cousin Jane Hutchings of Newfoundland and various cousins across Canada. In lieu of flowers, donations aprreciated to the Coast Foundation Society, 393 11th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C., V5T 2C4.

Gosse, Mary C.
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on December 1st, 2000, Mary C. Gosse, aged 80 years. Predeceased by her sister Kathleen Ryan, July 1996. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Cogan E.; daughters; Linda Gosse (special friend Frank Bush), Mary Noseworthy (Danny Rieck) of Ontario, and Sharon Cook (Melvin) of Ontario; sons; Alfred Gosse of Calgary, Gerald Gosse (Dianne) and William (Bill) Goose; a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; special friend Goldie Williams; as well as a number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Matthew's Church, Cowen Heights, at 2 P.M. on Monday, December 4th, 2000. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue.
Dec. 04, 2000

Granter, Darren Stephen
Passed suddenly away December 1st, 2000, Darren Stephen Granter of Gambo. Leaving with fond and loving memories, his parents Ivan and Lorraine (Sturge) Granter; daughter Chelsea, brother Ivan (Janette); a number of cousins, aunts and uncles. As well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. Tuesday, December 5th, 2000 from the Salvation Army Citadel, Gambo. Interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Gambo. Flowers gratefully accepted. Arrangements entrusted to Pritchett's Funeral Home, Gambo.
Dec. 04, 2000

Gray, Jane
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, December 20th, 2000, after a lengthy illness, aged 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Walter in September 1992. Leaving to mourn daughter Shirley Kelly and husband James; grandchildren; Darleen and Grayson; sisters; Gertrude Cofield (Donald), St. John's, Georgina Prowse, Toronto; step daughter-in-law Margaret Gray, Gander; sixteen step-grandchildren and a number of great and great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 7-9 P.M. Wednesday and from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Thursday. Funeral Service to take place at 2:30 P.M. Friday, December 22nd, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 21, 2000

Greene, Margaret (nee Tobin)
Passed peacefully away, surrounded by her loving family, Margaret Greene (nee Tobin) on Saturday, December 24th, 2000 in her 85th year. Predeceased by her husband William (1978); her son Gerard (1998) and his wife Gwen (1996). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, two daughters; Ellen Caines (Michael), Ottawa, Edna Pittman (Eugene), with whom she resided (Point Verde); two sons; Bill (Nina), Pasadena and Tony (Debbie), Aarenville; 12 grandchildren; Chris, Vickie, Kathy, Lisa, Gene, Tony, Michael, Krista, Jason, Jennifer, Karen and Shane; nieces and nephews, with a special niece, Mary Toth (Tobin), Angus, Ontario; also a large circle of neighbours and friends. Waking at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia, December 26th, 2000 from 2-10 P.M. ; December 27th, 2000 from 12 Noon - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, December 28th, 2000, at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia at 11 A.M.. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Placentia.
Dec. 27, 2000

Greer, John Kirk
Retired RCMP Officer, former director of Emergency Measures Organization. Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Centre, St. John's, on Friday, December 1st, 2000, John Kirk Greer, age 59 years. Predeceased by his parents; John and Grace Greer, Ottawa. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Bernice (Manning); precious daughters; Kelley (Jeremy White) and Susan; mother-in-law; Mercedes Manning; brother Jim. Also, brothers and sisters-in-law; Cecilia Fitzpatrick (Eddie, deceased), Ray Manning (Florence), Randal Manning (Linda), Monica Roberts (Neil), Mary Lake (Henry), Doris Greene (Ray), Fergie Manning (Lorraine), Naish Manning (Colleen), Willie Manning (Mildred), Ann Marie Chaytor (Dave), Jerry Manning (Juanita), and Tom Manning (Linda); aunts; Jean, Beta and Margaret, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Visitation and funeral time to be announced. Flowers graciously accepted or donations in John's memory may be made to the Newfoundland Alzheimer's Association or St. Peter's Parish Building Fund.
Dec. 04, 2000

Halleran, John Joseph
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Friday, December 15th, 2000, John Joseph Halleran, aged 88 years. Predeceased by his wife Marie (O'Neill); sister Lucy (Myrick). Leaving to mourn his son Paul (Darlene), St. John's, and two beautiful granddaughters; Maria and Anna; one sister Mary (Sutton). Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Trepassey. Funeral Mass to take place at Holy Redeemer Church, Trepassey, 11:30 A.M., Sunday December 17th, 2000. Interment to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 16, 2000

Halpert, Herbert
Professor Emeritus of Folklore at Memorial University
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Died suddenly and peacefully at his home on Friday, December 29, 2000, age 89. Survived by his wife Violetta Maloney Halpert and son Nicholas Halpert. Predeceased by his sister Helen Halpert. He leaves to mourn his sister and brother-in-law; Florence and Irving Lazar in Great Neck, N.Y.; also niece Janet Lazar Kamil and husband Jan, niece Karen Lazar and nephew Gerald Lazar, wife Risa and children; Alexander and Catherine, all in New Jesey. At the request of Herbert, there has been a private service of committal and cremation. The immediate family will receive friends at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Friday, January 5, 2001 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date.

Handrigan, Madeline (nee Kearney)
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, December 11th, 2000, at the age of 85 years. Predeceased by her husband William, September 1965. Leaving to mourn her three daughters; Joan Laffey (Harold Ash) of New York, Kay (Ernest Pippy), and Helen Marie (Ian Penney); and her son, Michael (Maureen O'Leary), all of St. John's; loving grandchildren; Christopher and Brian Laffey, William and Michael Penney, and Katie and Mary Beth Handrigan; sisters; Vivian Gosse and Margaret Snelgrove (Ron); sisters-in-law; Doris Kearney, May Handrigan; and brother-in-law; Steven Handrigan (Carmel). Also leaving many other relatives and friends, especially special friends; Marg Taylor, Rose Prowse, Madge Dunne and Mary O'Leary. A very special thank-you to the doctors and nursing staff of 4 South A and Dialysis Unit at the Health Sciences Centre and 2 South of the L.A. Miller Center. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-4 and 7-10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Thursday, December 14th, 2000, at 9:30 A.M. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation.
Dec. 13, 2000

Harding, Karen (nee Foley)
Passed away at the Health Sciences Center on Sunday, December 24th, 2000, Karen Harding-Foley, of St. John's, formerly of St. Brides, Placentia Bay. Predeceased by her father, James, January 2000 and her mother-in-law Maxine Harding, 1999. She leaves to mourn Brian, son Gavin, step-daughter Nicole, St. John's; her mother Peg Foley and brother Jimmy at St. Brides; father-in-law Reuben Harding and brother-in-law Bert Harding and family, Corner Brook; special friends; Jay Harding, Jackie Allen, Beverly King and special Godson Ryan Allen; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Special Thanks to Dr. Maroun and staff at ICU, Health Sciences Center. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Brides. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, December 28th, 2000 at 11 A.M.. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Brides. Arrangements by Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia.
Dec. 27, 2000

Hatch, Clara Margaret (nee Hyde)
Passed peacefully away on December 10th, 2000, of Torbay, formerly of Red Head Cove, aged 77 years. Predeceased by her parents James and Martha Hyde; sister Josephine; brothers; Patrick, James, Joseph, Raymond and Gordon; brother-in-law Dominic Mallay. Leaving to mourn; her loving and devoted husband of 58 years, Cyril; sons; Paul (Juanita), Al (Eileen), Chris (Blanche); daughters; Zita, Sheila (Syl); sister Mary Mallay of Halifax; brothers; Stan (Julia) of New Brunswick. William (Mary) of Hamilton; sisters-in-law; Dymp, Bertille, Josephine, Nellie, Alice Hyde, Mary Tobin and Ann Kehoe. Also leaving to mourn 13 grandchildren; Fred (Wanda), Ken (Helen), Todd, Stephen (Karyn), Jody, Michael, Karen (Craig), Diane, Kelly (Kenneth), Michelle (Danny), Nancy (Bobby), Amanda (Jason) and Megan; eight great-grandchildren and special friend Annie Emberley. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay on Monday from 7-10 P.M. Funeral arrangements to be announced.
Dec. 11, 2000

Hatfield, Andrew
Passed peacefully away at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, Andrew Hatfield, aged 25 years, after a courageous 22 months awaiting a heart transplant. Andrew was surrounded, as always, by his loving family, parents Larry and Peggy (Martin), and older and adored brother Lawrence (Shari) and cousin Janet (Collins). A graduate of the former Gonzaga Jesuit High School. Andrew was predeceased by his grandparents; William (Druggist) and Jean (Crawford) Martin, and Lawrence and Alice (Power) Hatfield. Also left to mourn a large circle of aunts, uncles and cousins, lifelong and devoted friend Darryl Wade (Melissa), family friend Rita Squires, St. Philip's, and dearest and loyal family friends Dick and Paula Yabsley and family. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue after 11 A.M. Sunday. Funeral Mass will be held from St. Pius X Church on Tuesday, December 19th, 2000 at 1:15 P.M.. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Donations may be made in Andrew's memory to the Janeway Child Health Centre. It was Andrew's wish that family and friends find it in their hearts to generously sign their organ donor cards.
Dec. 16, 2000

HEALEY, Kathleen - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Saturday, December 16th, 2000, in the presence of her family, after a courageous battle with cancer, Kathleen Healey, in her 74th year, of Holyrood. Predeceased by her husband Harold, son Harold, brothers: Charles, Will, Lon, Pat and Bob Power. Left with fond and loving memories are her devoted son William (Lynne); her daughter Margaret (Wilf) Kennedy and her very special granddaughter Melissa Healey, all at Holyrood; her sisters: Bride Glynn, Toronto, Madeline Ronayne, St. John's; her brother Joseph Power, Hr. Main; her sisters-in-law: Gertie Power, Stephenville and Cecilia Power, St. John's and special sister-in-law Cecilia O'Leary for help and kindness during her illness; her life long friend Gertie (Richard) Daley, St. Joseph's; special home care worker Maxine Lewis. Also a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Sunday from 6- 10 p.m. and from 10 a.m.- 10 p.m. on Monday, and Tuesday from 10 a.m.- 12 noon. Funeral will take place on Tuesday, December 19th, 2000 following 1:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donation in her memory may be made to the Holy Cross Memorial/ Restoration Fund, c/o Holy Cross Parish, Holyrood, A0A 2R0.
"She lives with us in memory and will forever more."
December 19, 2000**

Healey, Margaret
Formerly of Blackhead, Cape Spear and St. John's. Passed away in Victoria, BC., on 28th December, 2000, aged 85 years. Donations to the Parkinson's Foundation or a charity of one's choice.
"All who knew her loved her."
Jan. 06, 2000

Hemmens, Agnes (Joan) (nee Clyne)
Passed peacefully away on the 7th day of December, 2000 at North Haven Manor in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, Agnes Joan Hemmens, aged 89 years. Predeceased by her husband Bert, March 1991. Leaving to mourn her only daughter Carol O'Grady and son-in-law Derek of Lewisporte; grandchildren; Miranda and Dominic Giovannini of St. John's, Damien Giovannini of Corner Brook; step-grandson Carter O'Grady of Lewisporte; great-grandson Julian in Corner Brook; sister-in-law; Bea and Marjorie Hemmens of St. John's and a number of nieces and nephews living in Scotland, Canada and USA.. Born in Edinbourgh, Scotland, she moved to St. John's, Newfoundland in December 1945. Joan owned and operated Meadowhouse Nursery School from 1954 to 1981. Remains resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John's. Visitation will take place on Friday from 7-9 P.M. and Saturday from 12 -4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service to be held on Sunday, December 10th, 2000 at 1 P.M. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with cremation to follow. Interment to take place at a later date in Spain.
Dec. 08, 2000

Holwell, Eric Stanley (Chinny)
Passed peacefully away at his home on December 26, 2000, Erick Holwell, age 76 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Betty; three step-children; Diane "DeeDee" Henken (John), Philadeplhia, PA, Bill DiNicola (Arlene), Columbia, South Carolina and Bob DiNicola (Tania), Chicago, IL; four step-grandchildren; Johnny, Aubrey, Leah and Tony; one sister Violet Holwell; one brother Jim Holwell (Carrie), Lewisporte. Also leaving to mourn sisters-in-law; Ada Holwell, Audrey Holwell, Mass., Daphne Coleridge (Cole), Chicago, Peg Maher, Joan Mcrowe, Josephine Harnom, U.S.; brothers-in-law; Harold Hennebury (Kay), Toronto, Jack O'Mara (Marie), Bill O'Mara; special niece Mabel and many other cherished nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation will take place on Thursday and Friday from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2000 at 2 pm from St. Thomas' Anglican Church. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully received or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.

Hong, Lilla Mae (nee Rees)
Age 73, Halifax, formerly of Bell Island, NF, passed away December 30, 2000 at QE11 V.G. site after a long battle with cancer. Born on Bell Island, June 11, 1927, she was the daugher of the late Daniel an Emma (Boone) Rees. Lila was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving is her daughter Gail, Halifax; many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Freeman; sisters; Violet, Gertrude, Lillian, Ella, Susie, Florence, Muriel; brothers; Danny, Douglas, Chesley, William, Malcolm, Leslie, Gordon. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Halifax Regional Crematorium. A Memorial Service will be 2 pm Friday in St. Mary's Anglican Church, Bell Island , NF. Interment to follow in the church cemetery. No flowers by requestion. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Hrabowsky, Walter
Retired Principal, Toronto Board of Education. Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, Newfoundland on Sunday, December 24th, 2000. Walter Hrabowsky, aged 67 years. Predeceased by his wife Ivy, 1995, and brother-in-law Julian Romanko. Leaving to mourn son John (Beverly); daughters; Laura (Bill Lee), of Toronto, Elizabeth (Dr. Michael Saso), Ottawa; grandchildren; Matthew, Michael, David, Adam and Emily; sister Mary Romanko, Toronto; brothers; Dr. Ivan (Celia), St. Catherine's, Ontario, Myron (Mary), Toronto; special friend Margaret Hiscock; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. on Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral Service 11 A.M. on Friday, December 29th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Dec. 27, 2000

Hutchings, Lewis Leslie
Corner Brook, Newfoundland
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It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lewis Hutchings announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, December 20th, 2000, at the age of 77 years. Mr. Hutchings was an active member in the community for many years, belonging to several different groups and organizations, as well as being an avid supporter of youth programs throughout the city. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife of 58 years, Nora (nee Payne); seven children; Barbara Young (John), Ottawa, ON., Linda Dakin (Ted), Digby, NS., Dianne Squarey (Arthur), Corner Brook, Noreen Power (Jim), Deer Lake, Larry Hutchings (Valerie), Sooke, BC., Bryan Hutchings (Mary Anne), Center Burlington, NS., and Kimberly O'Brien (Larry), St. John's, NL.; 17 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Five sisters; Sarah Strickland, Effie Baldwin, Frances Tiller, Vera King and Blanche Batson (Gerry). One brother Clyde Hutchings (Joan). As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his parents Alfred and Isabelle Hutchings, and brothers Garfield and George. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Thursday evening from 7-9 P.M. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 23rd, 2000 at 2 P.M. from Humber United Church, Clarence Street, Rev. Clayton Parsons officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada.
Dec. 24, 2000

JANES, Phyllis (nee Mercer) - March 25th, 1942 (Bay Roberts) has completed her transition from this life on December 4, 2000 in the presence of her loved ones. Predeceased by her parents and sister Elsie. Leaving to reflect on her life of caring and love are her husband Frank; sons: Monty (Angela), Leigh (Krista); daughter Lori; grandchildren: Jordan and Justin Murphy, and Connor Janes; sister Marion Cummings, brother-in-law Ches Neil; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road from 7-10 p.m. on Tuesday and 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. on Wednesday. Memorial Service 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 7, 2000 at Topsail United Church with inurnment to follow in Topsail United Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Phyllis' memory may be made to Topsail United Church (The Church by the side of the road), P.O. Box 69, Topsail, A0A 3Y0. Any such donations will make meaningful contributions for the furtherance of a work and activity that does not perish with time.
December 06, 2000**

Johnson, Doris
Passed peacefully away at the Miller Center, in the presence of her loving family, on Wednesday, December 27, 2000, Doris Johnson of Little Catlalina, aged 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Clarence and infant son Melvin; brothers; Cyril and Augustus and sister Frances. Left to mourn with loving and cherished memories are daughters; Peggy (John O'Brien), Eleanor White (Ben); son Frank (Gloria); grrandchildren; Valerie, Peter, Roger (Denise), David, Caroline, Colleen and Stephen; great-grandchildren; Michael and Ali; Timothy and Rebecca; Rachel and Benjamin and their mother Lynn; sister-in-law Frances Stagg; and special life-long friend Rachel Dalton; also a large number of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Strathies Funeral Home, Catalina. Visitation Thursday 7-10 pm; Friday 10 am - 10 pm; Saturday 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral Service Saturday, December 30, 2000 at 2 pm at Calvary Memorial Church, Little Catalina. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association.

Jones, William
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, December 10th, 2000, William Jones, aged 76 years. Predeceased by his parents James and Bertha Jones. Leaving to mourn his sister Florence Fitzgerald, Harbour Grace, and brother Arthur Lloyd Jones. Memorial Service at 2 P.M., on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, from Barrett's Chapel, 328 Hamilton Avenue.
Dec. 13, 2000

Kane, Margaret
Passed peacefully away, after a brief illness, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, age 80 years. Predeceased by her parents John and Margaret, sister Josephine Coady and brothers John and Arthur. Leaving to mourn sister-in-law Gertrude Kane, Newmarket, Ontario; as well as several nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday and Friday from 2-5 and 7-10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 16th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the St. Patrick's Church Building Fund.
Dec. 14, 2000

Kearney, Louise Margaret
Passed quietly away after a brief illness, beloved youngest daughter of Margaret M. Kearney. Predeceased by her father Gerard A. Kearney, October 1997. Left to mourn their sad loss besides her mother, brothers; Frank (Ruth), Wilmington, North Carolina and Christopher Kearney, St. John's; sister Anna Guigne (Jacques), St. John's; nieces; Francois Guigne, Simone Guigne, Ashley Kearney; nephew Ryan Kearney; special friend "Twin" Bown Russell and a wonderful host of relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. and on Friday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.. Funeral Mass to take place from St. Teresa's Parish on Saturday, December 16th, 2000 at 11 A.M. Interment to take place at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Community Food Sharing Association.
Dec. 14, 2000

Keating, Elizabeth
A kind and gentle soul passed peacefully into eternity at the Lions Manor Nursing Home, Placentia, December 22nd, 2000, age 100 years, formerly of Mount Arlington Heights. Predeceased by brothers; Maurice, Jim and Frank; sisters; Alice, Mary and Theresa. Special aunt and friend of many nieces and nephews, sister-in-law Ann Keating, Mt. Arlington Heights, and other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Jerome's Church, Long Harbour from 3 P.M. December 22nd,2000. Funeral Mass from St. Jerome's Church, December 23rd, 2000 at 11 A.M.. Interment to follow at St. Jerome's Cemetery, Long Harbour.
Rest in Peace.
Dec. 24, 2000

Keats, Madeline (nee Oliver)
Passed peacefully away on Monday, December 11th, 2000, after a lengthy illness, Madeline Keats (Oliver) of Bay de Verde, aged 67 years. Predeceased by husband Ralph in 1996 and son Edward in 1952. Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, are son Winston (Roxanne), daughter Joyce (Ron Walsh), grandchildren Jennifer, Susan and Chris. Six brothers, three sisters and a very large circle of relatives and very close friends. Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, from Hopkins Funeral Home, Old Perlican.
Dec. 16, 2000

Kelly, Dennis
Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family, at his home, on December 23rd, 2000, age 76 years, of Placentia. Predeceased by brothers; Tom, Jack and James; sister Margaret Flemming. He will be sadly missed by loving wife Myrtle, of 43 years; sons; Ed Griffin (wife Betty), Keswick, Ontario, Ron Griffin (wife Dorothy), Keswick, Ontario, Terry Griffin (wife Donna), Placentia, Brain Kelly (wife Jean), Pickering, Ontario, Allan Kelly (wife Debbie), Brampton, Ontario; daughters; Sis Moore (husband Tom), Orillia, Ontario, Lynda Khula (husband Steve), Richmond, Maine; sisters; Betty Maher (late Jack), Placentia and Nellie Barnett (husband Bill), Placentia; 19 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass at 11 P.M. on Tuesday, December 26th, 2000 at Sacred Heart Church, Placenta. Interment to follow at Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia. As an expression of sympathy, flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Dennis's name may be made to the Avalon West Ultrasound Fund.
Dec. 24, 2000

Kenny, Mary Ann
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, December 9th, 2000, Mary Ann Kenny of Fermuese in her 90th year. Predeceased by her husband Andrew in 1989. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; her only daughter, Madonna (Randy Barnes); two loving grandchildren; Jennifer and Andrew; sisters-in-law; Evelyn Murphy of Renews and Bride Kenny of Fermeuse. A large circle of other relatives and friends. Also leaving to mourn, her devoted and very professional caregivers at St. Patrick's Mercy Home. A special thank you to the Sisters of Mercy for their continuous love and support. Remains resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, St. John's, on Sunday, December 10th, 2000 from 7-10 P.M., Monday, December 11th, 2000 from 2-5 and 7-10 P.M. and Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse, from 10 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at 1 P.M. from St. Charles Borromeo Church, Fermeuse. Interment to follow at St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery, Fermeuse. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
"Death is nothing at all, I have only slipped away into the next room."
Dec. 10, 2000

Kerr, Patricia
Passed away peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre, in her 72nd year, on Friday, December 29, 2000, following a brief and sudden illness taken while visiting family and friends in Newfoundland for the holidays. Our beloved Patricia leaves behind her husband Frederick of Crewe, England; her son Andrew and his wife Vi (Andrews) of St. John's; her son Simon of Yeovil, England and her cherished grandchildren; David and Katherine of St. John's. Her passing is mourned also by her brothers-in-law; Wilf, Tom and Ron together with their families and by a wide circle of relatives and friends in England, Newfoundland and around the world. Patricia befriended and touched all who met her in life, and her passing will leave an empty space in many lives. May she now sleep in peace, which she so richly deserves, and also rest warm and secure in our memories and in our hearts. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2001 at 2 pm from St. Thomas' Anglican Church followed by cremation. A Memorial Service will also be held in Crewe, Cheshire, England at a later date to be announced, donations in her memory may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital Foundation.

Kihl, Isabel Florence (nee Goudie)
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, December 10th, 2000 at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, after a lengthy illness, Isabel Florence Kihl, daughter of the late Stanley and Florence Goudie, age 77 years. Predeceased by her husband Roald in 1986. Leaving to mourn her sister Jean M. Donovan and brother H.W. (Herb) Goudie (Jean), both of Mount Pearl. Also leaving to mourn three sisters-in-law; Norma Kihl, Ottawa, Solveig Campbell, Nepean and Huguette Kihl, Montreal; also many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, including special friends Joan and Harold LeClair. At Isabel's request cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 from 2-10 P.M. A Memorial Service will take place at the Carnell Memorial Chapel at 11 A.M. on Thursday, December 14th, 2000. Interment of her ashes to occur at a later date beside her late husband, at Montreal. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Isabel's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society or to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 13, 2000

King, Marie Genevieve (nee Hawe)
Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, at Glenbrook Lodge, St. John's, Marie Genevieve King (nee Hawe), age 90 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories two daughters and one son; Maureen Power, Patricia Palmer (Mel), and son; Acquin Power (Bride). Also leaving ten grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren and a number of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7- 10 P.M. on Thursday. Funeral Mass from St. John Bosco at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, December 15th, 2000. Special thanks to all staff at the Glenbrook Lodge for their loving care and kindness. Donations in her memory may be made to Glenbrook Lodge.
Dec. 14, 2000

King, Olivia Mary (nee Fulford)
Passed peacefully away at Placentia Health Centre on Friday, December 22nd, 2000, age 62 years. Predeceased by her parents Jack and Bride Fulford; brothers; Fonce, Bernard, John and Dennis; sisters; Lucy, Hannah and Loretta. Loving wife of Ronald King; mother of Debbie, Rhonda, John, Ron and Margaret. Grandmother of Jason, Ryan, Dylan, Jacob, Michael, Roy and Christian. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Sunday, December 24th, 2000 and 1-4 P.M. on Monday, December 25th, 2000. Funeral Mass to take place 11 A.M. on Tuesday, December 26th, 2000 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Placentia.
Dec. 24, 2000

Kirby, Cyril LeMessurier
WW11 - 166th Newfoundland Field Regiment, R.A. # 970045
Passed peacefully away on December 16th, 2000 at the Health Sciences Center, Cyril Kirby, age 84. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, wife Thelma; children; Pamela (Paul) Emberley, Philip (Linda), Deborah; four grandchildren; Scott, Steven, Grant, Heather; sister Margaret (Ron), BC.; brother; Puck (Mary); other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday from 2-5 and 7-9 P.M. and Tuesday from 12 - 2 P.M.. The Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, December 19th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Private interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center or to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 18, 2000

Kirby, Helen (nee Long)
Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on December 26th, 2000, Helen Kirby (nee Long), aged 87 years. Predeceased by husband Patrick (1993). Leaving to mourn 5 sons; Anthony (Barbara), St. John's, Joseph (Violet), Spaniards Bay, Donald, Jerome, Danny, Kitchener, Ontario; 3 daughters; Genevieve Rollings (Walter) St. John's, Patricia Smith, Council Bluffs, Iowa, Mary Casey, Kitchener, Ontario; 18 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; brother; John Long; sister; Caroline Power. Remains resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Wednesday and Thursday, December 27th and 28th, 2000 from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.. Funeral Mass to take place on Friday, December 29th, 2000 from Corpus Christi Church at 9:30 A.M.. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Dec. 27, 2000

Knight, Kathleen Jean (nee Hollett)
Aged 79.
Slipped peacefully away on Friday, December 1st, 2000 in the presence of her family, at Moreton's Harbour. She goes to join her son, Wayne, who died accidentally in December 27th, 1975. Lovingly remembered by her husband of 58 years, Gerald E. Knight of Moreton's Hr.; son Carl (Joan Hicks), daughter Glenys (Don Pelkey), daughter Janet (Doug Morgan), son Robert (Brenda Bishop) and daughter Kathy (Wayne Morgan); and grandchildren; Jennifer, David, Bryan, Jane, Robert, Heather, Stephanie, Timothy and Robyn. Also survived by five sisters; Marion Soper, Marguerite Hustins (Llewelyn), Gwen Taylor, Ida Russell, and twin sister Eileen Cleal (Bert); sister-in-law; Margaret Knight; and many relatives of both the Hollett and Knight families. She also leaves behind treasured friends; Gid and Maize Sacrey (LeScie), Louise and Bud Osmond and Aurora Knight (Moreton's Hr.). Throughout Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Kay will be remembered fondly by many friends and relatives. A Memorial Service will be held at Moreton's Hr. United Church 2 P.M. Saturday, December 9th, 2000 , followed by interment of her ashes at the United Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Moreton's Harbour Museum, c/o Margaret Knight.
"We love you Kay, for yesterday, for now and forever.-Your light will continue to shine in all who were touched by you."
Dec. 04, 2000

JANES, Phyllis (nee Mercer) - March 25th, 1942 (Bay Roberts) has completed her transition from this life on December 4, 2000 in the presence of her loved ones. Predeceased by her parents and sister Elsie. Leaving to reflect on her life of caring and love are her husband Frank; sons: Monty (Angela), Leigh (Krista); daughter Lori; grandchildren: Jordan and Justin Murphy, and Connor Janes; sister Marion Cummings, brother-in-law Ches Neil; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road from 7-10 p.m. on Tuesday and 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. on Wednesday. Memorial Service 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 7, 2000 at Topsail United Church with inurnment to follow in Topsail United Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Phyllis' memory may be made to Topsail United Church (The Church by the side of the road), P.O. Box 69, Topsail, A0A 3Y0. Any such donations will make meaningful contributions for the furtherance of a work and activity that does not perish with time.
December 06, 2000**

Lane, Anastasia
Passed peacefully away at Masonic Park Nursing Home, in the presence of her family, on December 12th, 2000, Anastasia Lane, aged 84 years, 5 months. Formerly of Tickle Cove, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by her husband Patrick, November 4th, 1993. Leaving to mourn six sons and two daughters; Thomas and Bridget of Open Hall, James and Ellen, William and Frances, Ronald and Barbara of Tickle Cove, Cyril, Charlie and Pauline of Ontario, Mary-Anne and Brendan Walsh of Mount Pearl, Donna Barker of Ontario; one special granddaughter Robyn and Tony Kieley; 38 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren. Resting at the Sacred Heart Church, Open Hall. Funeral Mass Friday, December 15th, 2000. As expressions of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Special thanks to Barrett's Funeral Home and Ed Avery for his personal touch and compassion. Also special thanks to the management and staff of Masonic Park for the care received over the past two years and during her final days with them.
Dec. 13, 2000

Lane, Selina (nee Humby)
Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on December 21st, 2000, Selina (Humby) Lane of St. John's, formerly of Summerville, B. Bay, in her 83rd year. Left to mourn her husband Bill; daughter Effie Waterman (Fred) at Gander; son Keith (Violet) at St. John's. Three loving grandchildren; Kris Prince Lane at Whitecourt, Alberta, Craig and Lynn Waterman at Gander; brother; Lloyd (Jean); brother-in-law; Manuel Fry; sister-in-law Jessie Humby; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-5 and 7-9 P.M. Friday. Resting at the United Church, Summerville from 1 - 9 P.M. Saturday. Funeral Service 11 A.M. Sunday, December 24th, 2000 from the United Church, Summerville. Interment at the United Church Cemetery, Summerville. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Hard of Hearing Association.
Dec. 24, 2000

Lane, Kevin Nathaniel
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, December 10th, 2000 at Bonavista Hospital after a hard fought battle with cancer, Kevin Lane of Port Union. Age 38 years. Predeceased by his mother May in 1993. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his father Eli (Margaret); and sister Elizabeth at Port Union; also a large circle of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Resting at Strathies Funeral Home, Catalina. Funeral to take place 2 P.M. Tuesday at St. Peter's Church. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Catalina. Donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 13, 2000

Lawton, Rev. Fr. William Kevin
Passed away on Thursday December 7th, 2000 at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, Rev. Fr. William Kevin Lawton, age 76 years. Predeceased by his parents Louis Joseph and Bridget Catherine and brother J. Keith. Leaving to mourn two brothers; Louis and wife Ethel, Robert and wife Josephine; two sisters; Eleanor and Anna; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday, December 9th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 9 P.M. and Sunday, December 10th, 2000, 2-5 P.M.. A Vigil Service will be held Sunday, December 10th, 2000 at 7 P.M. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Mass of Christian Burial to be held from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Monday, December 11th, 2000 at 11 A.M. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery, Priest's plot.
Dec. 10, 2000

Lawlor, Cyril F.
Passed peacefully away at Kenny's Apartments on Friday December 8th, 2000, age 75 years. Predeceased by his father and mother, Thomas and Elizabeth Lawlor, brothers; Tom, Walter and Leo; sisters; Mary, Kathleen, Florence and Joan. Leaving to mourn one son Cyril Joseph and daughter-in-law Vi (Manitoba); three grandchildren; Shawn, Julia and Joselyn; five sisters; Alice Hall, Madeline Hamel (Niagara Falls), Margaret Hamilton (Gander), Gertrude Dawson (Fermeuse), Sister Elizabeth Lawlor (Presentation Convent, St. John's) and one brother John Lawlor (St. John's) and special friend, Florence Learning (St. John's). Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday, December 9th, 2000 from 7-10 P.M. and Sunday, December 10th, 2000 from 10 -12 Noon and 2-10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Monday, December 11th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M. from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery.
Dec. 10, 2000

Layden, Bessie Pearl (nee Pardy)
Passed away suddenly at the North Haven Manor, Lewisporte on Wednesday, December 27th, 2000, Bessie Layden, age 84 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her loving husband of 64 years, Eilhu Layden, son Raymond (Neta), daughter Eileen (James Ralph), and son Melvin. Grandmother of Ivan and Grayson Layden, Karen Lamoure, Tony Ralph, Lisa Affleck, and Krista and Melanie Layden; 10 great-grandchildren; one brother Jack Pardy, Bishops Falls; and one sister Emeline Jenkins, Grand Falls-Windsor; also a large circle of relatives and friends. The Funeral Service was held on Saturday, December 30th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from St. Matthews United Church, Lewisporte. Interment at the United Church Cemetery, Lewisporte. In memory, donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation or a charity of one's choice.
Jan. 03, 2001

Layte, Harold R.
Passed peacefully away Saturday, December 9th, 2000, at North Haven Manor, Lewisporte, Harold Roy Layte, age 78 years. Predeceased by mother and father, Edith and Arthur Layte; brother Fred; sister Winnie. Leaving to mourn beloved wife of 55 years, Daisy. Dear father of Roy, wife Barbara, Hartland, NB., Jerry and wife Anita of Mississauga, ON.,, Jean, Vancouver, BC., Elaine, husband Bill Shugarue, Fall River, NS., Harold, wife Vera, Barrie, ON., and loving grandfather of Janice, Rodney, Susan, Bonnie, Jason, Victoria and Shane; great-grandfather of Brittany. Resting at Gordon Woolfrey Funeral Home, Lewisporte, from 10 A.M. - 5 and 6-9:30 P.M. on Monday, December 11th, 2000. Funeral Services will be at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Lewisporte, on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at 2 P.M.. Interment at St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Paul's Cemetery Fund.
Dec. 11, 2000

LEWIS, Elizabeth Mary (nee Fahey) - Passed peacefully away at Woodford's Comfort Care Manor, Holyrood on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, Elizabeth Lewis, in her 88th year, of Holyrood. Predeceased by her husband Bernard in 1998. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughter Margaret of Los Angeles and her sons: John (Assumpta) and Bernard (Linda); her four cherished granddaughters: Shannon, Jeannette, Michelle and Darlene; also the staff and residents of Comfort Care Manor and a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday. Funeral will take place on Friday, December 15th, 2000 following 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kennedy's Lane, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Holy Cross Restoration/ Memorial Fund, c/o Holy Cross Church, Holyrood, Nfld., A0A 2R0.
"She died as she lived, trusting in her ever loving God."
December 13, 2000
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Lockyer, Dorcas (nee Slade)
Passed away suddenly at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, Dorcas Lockyer of Arnold's Cove, aged 81 years. Predeceased by her husband Gabriel, son Morgan and daughter Mondella. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are daughter Sylvia Guy, Arnold's Cove; son Edward (Lorraine), Arnold's Cove; daughter-in-law Marie Lockyer, Fort McMurray, AB., sisters; Mildred Ryan and Ann Williams, both of Arnold's Cove; brother Richard Slade (Effie), Arnold's Cove; sisters-in-law; Lily Easton, Manuels and Effie Slade, Arnold's Cove; brother-in-law; Dave Picco, Toronto; grandchildren; Christine Best (Dwayne), Angie Guy, Robin Guy, Gabriel Lockyer, Todd Lockyer and Brad Lockyer (Stacey); great-grandchildren; Morgan Best, Austin Best and Morgan Lockyer; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Arnold's Cove. Funeral Service 2 P.M. Saturday, December 16th, 2000 from St. Michael's Anglican Church, Arnold's Cove with interment at Interfaith Cemetery, Arnold's Cove. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Janeway Hospital.
Dec. 14, 2000

Lush, Michael Joseph
Passed away suddenly at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Monday, December 11th, 2000, age 65 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Delores; son Mike; daughter Audrey (Ron), Ontario; grandchildren Michael and Mandy; brother Mark (Daphne); also many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-5 and 7- 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Thursday, December 14th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Dec. 13, 2000

Maddick, Peggy (nee Broom)
In Ottawa on Wednesday, December 6th, 2000, in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of Harold Morton Maddick. Mother of Jane Bracewell of Montreal and Susan Maddick of Toronto. Grandmother of Jonathan and Jennifer Bracewell and mother-in-law of Bob Bracewell. Daughter of the late Marian and Bernard Broom and sister of the Rev. Barney Broom and sister-in-law of Rosemary Broom. A Service was held on Saturday, December 9th, 2000 at Christ Church Cathedral, (Bronson at Sparks Street), Ottawa. The family would like to thank all the staff and volunteers at Island Lodge and in particular on A5 for their superb care of Peggy and their warmth and compassion to the entire family. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Parkinson's Foundation would be appreciated. Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, Ottawa, Ontario.
Dec. 16, 2000

MALONEY, Neil - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Dec. 22, 2000, age 74 years of Bell Island. Leaving to mourn two sisters: Ann (Gordon Power), Loretta Maloney, both of Bell Island; two brothers: Michael (Shirley), Bell Island, John, Kelligrews, as well as numerous nieces, nephews & other relatives & friends. Resting at Perdergast's Funeral Home. Funeral liturgy on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Michael's Church. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island. Special thanks to Dr. Tucker, as well as staff & doctors of the IC Unit of St. Clare's Mercy Hospital.
December 24, 2000**

Manning, Kathleen (nee Yetman)
A gracious lady, died after a courageous battle with cancer, on December 20th, 2000, aged 57, surrounded by her family. Beloved wife and best friend for 35 years of Bryan; devoted mother of Nancy (Allan), Annette (Richard), Tammy (Scott) and Bryan Kevin; grandmother of three precious grandchildren; Katie, Joseph and Elizabeth Ann; sister of Dolly (Ed), Robert (Betty), Linda and Ray (Betty); sister-in-law of Tony, Ellen (Jim), Stan (Nancy), Elizabeth (Bob), Annette (Karl), Paul (Lana) and Ann; niece of Alice (Leonard) Edison; special aunt of many nieces and nephews and treasured friend of many. Kay's strength and beauty will live with us-inspiring all who love her. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation 7-9 P.M. on Wednesday, December 20th, 2000 and 2-5 and 7-9 P.M. on Thursday, December 21st, 2000. A Mass of Requiem will be celebrated at Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road on Friday, December 22nd, 2000 at 9:30 A.M.. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to a charity of your choice.
Dec. 21, 2000

Marshall, Walter
Passed peacefully away at Placentia Health Centre on December 25th, 2000, age 83 years. Predeceased by beloved wife Eleanor in 1984 and son Paul in 1980. Leaving to mourn sons; Don (wife Wendy), John and Frank; daughter Ruth; four grandchildren; Jordon, Stephen, Amanda and Matthew; sister Jessica; also a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Service to be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, December 28th, 2000 at St. Martins, Dunville. Interment to follow at Anglican Cemetery, Dunville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Dec. 27, 2000

Martin, Frances
Passed peacefully away on December 28, 2000 at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex, Frances Martin of New Perlican, in her 76th year. Predeceased by her parents Walter and Elsie Martin and sister Ruby Baldwin. Leaving to mourn one brother Harvey (Freda), Scarborough; one sister Phyllis Locke, Gander/ Mount Pearl; brother-in-law Frank Baldwin, Pouch Cove; nieces; Christine Martin (Brock) and Frances Martin; nephews; Harvey (Lorraine) Baldwin, Bill (Judy) Baldwin and Randy (Patsy) Baldwin; also a large circle of relatives and friends. At Frances' request, cremation has taken place. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2001 at 10 am at the Carnell Memorial Chapel, St. John's. Interment will take place Tuesday, December 2, 2001 at 2 pm in the Anglican Cemetery, New Perlican. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.

MARTIN, Joseph F. - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Saturday, December 9, 2000, Joseph F. Martin in his 78th year of Holyrood (formerly of Flatrock). Predeceased by his mother and father, Rose and James Martin, and brothers Maurice, David and Thomas. Left with fond and loving memories are his devoted wife of 41 years, Margaret (nee Moore); his sons: Joseph and Hugh, both of Ontario, his sister: Beatrice Everson, Outer Cove. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at CAUL'S FUNERAL HOME, TORBAY, on Sunday, December 10, from 2-10 p.m. and then at DUNPHY'S FUNERAL HOME, HOLYROOD on Monday, from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral will take place on Tuesday, December 12, at a time to be announced from Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Hr. Main. Interment will be in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery.
"Fondly remembered and forever loved."
December 10, 2000
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McCarthy, Charles Joseph (Charlie)
Deer Lake, October 1st, 1927 - December 10th, 2000.
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Charles Joseph McCarthy announce his passing on Sunday, December 10th, 2000 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, in St. John's, in his 73rd year. He will be sadly missed by his loving and devoted wife Onie (nee McKay); two daughters; Donna (Mrs. Alex McInnis) of St. John's and Angela of Deer Lake; one son Danny and wife Theresa of Sydney, Nova Scotia; three grandchildren; Katie-Ann of Scotland; Krista and Fraser of St. John's; one sister Kay Fitzgerald; two brothers; George and wife Kit; and Kevin and wife Eva all of Corner Brook. Also, a large circle of relatives and friends. Charlie was predeceased by his two brothers; Gerald and Jerry. Charlie was born in Crocker's Cove, Carbonear in October 1927. He moved to Corner Brook in 1938 and began work with the Newfoundland Railway in 1942. He moved to Deer Lake in 1969 and made it his home. After retiring in 1985, Charlie was very active in the community, involved in N.A.H.A., Royal Canadian Legion, Town Council, Knights of Columbus, Airport Board, Town Health Board and so much more, including politics. Charlie will be deeply missed by us all. Visitation will take place today, Tuesday at 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. from Parson's Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Wednesday at 2 P.M. with Father John Collins officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the W.M.R. Hospital Foundation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parson's Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our Hearts."
Dec. 13, 2000

McCarthy, David F.
Of Freshwater, P.B. Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on December 1st, 2000, age 69 years. Predeceased by his wife Annie in 1992. Leaving to mourn five children, son James, daughters: Elizabeth (husband Cyril), Madeline (husband Boyd), Eva (husband Brian), and Sheila. Also leaving to mourn two sisters, Madonna and Nora; two brothers; Jim and Francis; four grandchildren, Cyril Anthony, Robyn, Christopher and Rebecca; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Peacefully resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place 11 A.M. on Monday, December 4th, 2000 at Holy Church, Freshwater. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Freshwater, P.B.
Dec. 04, 2000

McCarthy, Mary Jo (nee Duggan)
Passed peacefully away at her home in Grand Falls on Wednesday 27th, December, 2000, Mary Jo (Duggan) McCarthy, formerly of Grates Cove, T.B.. Predeceased by her husband Philip and her daughter Marion; her parents; three sisters and three brothers. Leaving to celebrate her life, her children; Margaret, Edward, James, Madonna, Alma, Paul and Debbie; eleven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren, and many relatives and friends.
"May her gentle soul forever rest in peace."
Jan. 13, 2001

McIsaac, Sheila (Shirley) Mary (nee Kane)
65, Lower Sackville. Passed away on December 23, 2000 at home. Born May 19, 1935 in Grand Falls, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of Alice (Robinson) Kane of Lantz and the late Patrick Kane. Surviving are her husband of 43 years, Walter McIsaac; daughters; Teri (Elvis) Gregory, Debbie (Rolf) Brandt; Courtney McIsaac; son David (Yvonne); sisters; Mona Kane, Paula Bennett (George Power), Bernice Deir, Elizabeth Kane (Tony Dean); brothers; Patrick (Margie), Gerald (Evelyn), Danny (Wendy), Bruce (Marilyn); brother-in-law Harvey Burt; grandchildren; Dennis and Michael Gregory, Russell and Luke McIsaac, Zachery and Alexandra Furlong, Jessica and Alexander Brandt; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sister Isabell Burt; brother-in-law Curry Singer. No visitaiton by request. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Drive, Lower Sackville. Memorial Service will be held Thursday, December 28, 2000 at 10 am at St. John Vianny Church. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Menchion, Patsy (nee Wicks)
Passed suddenly away in her home in Gander on December 14th, 2000, Mrs. Patsy Menchion (nee Wicks), in her 43rd year. She is predeceased by mother Marie (1995) and Aunt Martie (2000). Left with warm and loving memories is husband Larry; son; Christopher of Gander; father Eric of Gander; brother Dennis (Lisa) of Gander; sisters; Maxine (Bob Briggs) of Gander; Jackie of Gander, Shirley (Fred Sweetland) of Corner Brook; mother and father-in-law; Martie and Donald of Gander; brothers-in-law; David (Donna) of Gander, Rhodie (Marion) of Goose Bay; sisters-in-law; Gertie (Gerald Cahill) of Gander; Judy (Ian Reid) of California; nephews; Corey, Donald, Anthony, Adam, Mark, Ryan; nieces; Jeanette, Shannon; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral Service was held on Monday, December 18th, 2000 from St. Joseph's Parish, Gander. Donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home Ltd., Gander.
Dec. 24, 2000

MOONEY, Kevin - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Sunday, December 3rd, 2000 Kevin Mooney, Kelligrews. Age 68 years. Left with fond and loving memories, special friends Debbie, Michelle and Krystal; three sons: Kevin, Cyril and Fabian; three grandchildren; and also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Notice later.
December 05, 2000**

Moore, Anne Mary (nee Nolan)
Age 70 years
, of Dartmouth and formerly of Corner Brook, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on Friday, December 29th, 2000. Born in Corner Brook, she was a daughter of the former Marjorie Gadon of Corner Brook, and the late James Nolan. She was a strong, independent person who was always concerned for others. She is survived by her husband Edgar; daughters; Yvonne Moore, St. John's, Newfoundland, Patricia (Jerome) Tapp, Burlington, Ontario, Margaret (Lloyd) Savery, Borden, Ontario; sons; William English (Pat) Moore, Kingston, Ontario, Edgar Lloyd (Bernadette) Moore, Oramocto, NB.; sisters; Lillian (Pat) Hayes, Guelph, Ontario., Priscella (Clarence ) Boutcher, Corner Brook, Marjorie (Alphonsus) Rowsell, Curling, NL., Dorothy (Bill) Gough, Corner Brook, Patricia Nolan (Bob Brockway), Stratford, Ontario; brother Richard (Marie) Nolan, Scarborough, Ontario; grandchildren; Christopher, Brittany, Matthew, Braelyn, Joshua, David, Christina and Edward; as well as several special aunts and uncles. She was predeceased by brothers; John and Martin. Visiting was 2-4 P.M. Sunday and 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Monday in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen St. Funeral Mass was celebrated 10 A.M. Tuesday in St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church (corner Flying Cloud Dr. and Forest Hills Parkway). Rev. Bernie O'Neill officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Corner Brook. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Jan. 04, 2001

MOORE, John F. (1918 - 2000) - Passed peacefully away after a brief illness on Sunday, December 10, 2000 at Placentia Health Care Centre (formerly of Avondale, C.B.), age 82 years. He was a retiree of the Placentia Volunteer Fire Brigade and also served 35 active years as a fireman with the Argentia Naval Base and CF(L)CO, Labrador. Predeceased by his wife Constance (Fardy) (1991), son Jack (1989), brothers Michael (1955), James (1984), Edward (1996), Joe (1997) and sister Gertrude Paisley (1981). Leaving to mourn four daughters Laura, Placentia, Rose (Rob Ready), Tulsa, Oklahoma, Martina (Hal Mason), Oberlin, Connie (Bill Kenny), Fort McMurray, Alberta; two sons Maurice (Rose), Botwood and Jim, St. John's; sister Ellen (Mike Thomey), St. John's; sisters-in-law Mary Moore, Placentia, Mary Moore, Avondale, Isabelle Sampson, Placentia, special friend Mary Drake, Placentia; ten grandchildren Chris and Paul Kitzke, Michelle Moore, Heather, Christopher and Sarah Moore, Robbie and Ryan Reddy, Jonathon and Joshua Parks. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation Monday 7-10 p.m., Tuesday 2-10 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2000 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery Placentia. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to: Town of Placentia Volunteer Fire Dept., PO. Box 99, Placentia, Nfld., A0B 2Y0, Attention Wayne Power, Fire Chief.
"We hold you close within our hearts, and there you will remain to walk with us throughout our lives, until we meet again. Rest In Peace."
December 13, 2000
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Mugford, Thomas William
Of Gander. Passed away suddenly in Ontario on Friday, December 8th, 2000, in his 23rd year, as a result of a tragic motor vehicle accident. Left to mourn are his parents; William and Grace (nee Hayes); sister Jennifer; brother Paul, fiancée April Goulding of Deer Lake; grandmothers; Mrs. Phoebe Roberts (William) of Gander, Mrs. Rita Hayes of Gander; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander, Monday 12:30 - 9:30 P.M.; Tuesday 10 A.M- 11 A.M.. Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. from Evangel Pentecostal Church, Gander. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, Topsail Road, Mount Pearl, Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning until 10:30 A.M.. Interment to follow at Kenmount Road Cemetery. Donations can be made in his memory to Gideons International or Newfoundland Agape School (for Africa). Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.
Dec. 13, 2000

Mullaley, Cecilia (nee Wakeham)
Passed peacefully away at the Lions Manor Nursing Home on December 7th, 2000, in her 80th year. Predeceased by her sons; Gerard and John. Leaving to mourn her husband Edmund; daughters; Jenny (Gord), Marilyn (Joe), Denise (Neil), Ann Marie (Tony); sons; Edmund Jr. (Elaine), Ignatius, Don , Maurice (Melinda) and Fabian (Sherry Lynn); 18 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren; sisters; Stella (Pat), Mary (Ralph); brother Don (Jenny); sisters-in-law; Florence, Mary and Rita. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 9th, 2000 at 2 P.M. at Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater. Interment at Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Placentia.
Dec. 08, 2000

Mulrooney, Patrick A.
Passed away on December 10th, 2000 in Grand Falls-Windsor, Patrick A. Mulrooney, former Curator Logging Exhibit Grand Falls-Windsor, age 65. Being waked at Hoskins Funeral Home, Grand Falls-Windsor. Interment at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Wednesday, December 13th, 2000. No flowers at family's request. Donations can be made to St. Joseph's Parish. Predeceased by father Alphonsus, sister Anne Goulding. Survived by his wife Ina; daughter Georgina; and sisters; Marie, Mary, Margaret, Judy, Shirley and step mother Aunt Ella; brothers; Lewis, Edward, Gregory and Alphonsus.
Dec. 13, 2000

MURPHY, Billy - Passed away suddenly on December 24th, Billy Murphy of Conception Harbour, age 28 years. Predeceased by his grandfather Jack White; grandmother Susan Murphy; his dearest uncle Pad Murphy; great-grandmother Elizabeth Murphy; uncle Kevin Murphy; and his loving aunt Bridgie White. Leaving to mourn his dear mother and father, Joan and Bill; sister Mickey (Wanda); nephew Jason; grandmother Mag White; uncles: Jim (Marion), Ron and Dick; first cousins: Shirley White, Tammy White, Scotty White and Rhonda Baldwin; the Murphy Family, who reside in Ontario; grandfather Aarron Murphy; uncles, aunts and cousins, especially Liz and Jack Strickland. Billy also left to mourn his many wonderful and caring friends, both in Newfoundland and Ontario. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home in Conception Harbour. Funeral Mass Thursday, December 28th at 11 a.m. at St. Anne's Church, Conception Harbour. Interment to follow at St. Anne's Cemetery.
"Billy - Everybody's friend. We all love you darling."
December 27, 2000
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Murray, Kathleen Grace
Born July 26th, 1951, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on December 13th, 2000 at the age of 49. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her son Matthew Boles, parents; Ian and Joan Murray, brother Chris and sister-in-law Carla and niece Anna, all of Baie Verte, New Brunswick; special Aunt Joy Vardy and cousin Lorraine Vardy (who was like a sister to Kathy), of St. John's, Newfoundland. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends in Labrador, St. John's, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. on Thursday, December 14th, 2000. Memorial Service will take place at Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, December 15th, 2000 at 10 A.M.. Interment of her ashes will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a donation in her memory may be made to the Scholarship Committee of the College of the North Atlantic, Happy Valley Campus, P.O. Box 1720, Station "B", Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador, A0P 1E0 ; for a student from Labrador to attend the Natural Resources, Northern Studies Program; a Program near and dear to Kathleen's heart; or to a charity of your choice.
"And what is it to cease breathing, but to free the breath from its restless tides that it may rise and expand and seek God unencumbered."
Dec. 14, 2000
Note: Baie Verte, New Brunswick was listed.

Noel, Albert W. (Jr.)
Passed suddenly away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, December 10th, 2000, Albert W. Noel Jr., of Carbonear, age 43 years. Leaving to mourn one daughter Melanie, Carbonear; two sons; Gregory and Timothy, both of Carbonear; special friend Peggy Traverse, Kingston; parents; Albert W. and Bessie Noel, Carbonear; three brothers; Raymond (Kathy) and Darrell (Stephanie), both of Carbonear and Dr. Jason (Dr. Michelle Zwicker), Bay Roberts; two sisters; Lois (Tom) Clarke, Carbonear and Lisa (Ron) Delaney, Bay Roberts; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear until 12 Noon Wednesday, December 13th, 2000. Funeral to follow at 2 P.M. from St. James Anglican Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. As an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation or flowers are gratefully accepted. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-5 and 7-9:30 P.M., daily. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750.
Dec. 13, 2000

Noel, Elsie Dorothy (nee Regular)
Died peacefully at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, St. John's on Sunday, December 31, 2000, Elsie Dorothy Noel, (nee Regluar), age 90 years, formerly of Harbour Grace. Predeceased by her husband Hiram. Leaving with fond and loving memories, one son William and daughter-in-law Edith of St. John's; two grandchildren; Andrew (Lisa) Noel of Strathmore, Alberta and Monica (John) Kiss of Lloydminster, Alberta; two great-grandchildren; Robyn and Mackenzie Noel; one sister Flora Johns of London, Ontario; two brothers; Willis (Hazel) Regular, Harbour Grace and Roy (Norma) Regular, Gander; brother-in-law Norman Noel, Corner Brook; a number of nephews and nieces and a large circle of friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace with visitation, by request of the family, Tuesday, January 2 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Liturgy and Requiem at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Harbour Grace, Wednesday, January 3, 2001 at 2 pm.. Interment at St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace. As an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750.

Noel, Olga (nee Thistle)
Passed away suddenly at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, on Wednesday, December 27, 2000. Olga Noel, aged 79 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Nath; her daughter Natalie and husband Sam Parsons; her son Phillip and wife Karen; her daughter Carolyn and husband Paul Neil; her grandchildren; Stewart, Garrett and Phillip Parsons, Emily and Andrew Noel, Laura and Lesley Neil; and her brothers; William (Ida) Thistle and Edgar (Dolly) Thistle; and her sister Elizabeth Guy; brothers-in-law; Corbin (Ella) Noel, Alex (Gerry) Noel; sisters-in-law; Mabel (Craig) Lovery, June Rabin, Sybil Noel; and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Thursday and Friday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm and Saturday 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral Service on Saturday, December 30, 2000 from St. Mary the Virgin Church at 2 pm.. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road.

Nolan, Ernest P.
Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, Ernest P. Nolan in his 72nd year. Leaving to mourn, his loving wife Olive, son Ernie (Rebecca) and daughter Pauline; sisters; Susanne, Cecilia, Loretta and predeceased by brothers; Joseph and Patrick, and sister Paula. Nephews Max, Ted, Don; nieces Susanne, Anne, Sylvia Demi and Lula; grandson Jason. Forever missed by friends Bill and Isabel Sampson, Frank and Alice Gosse, Angela and Paul, and friends at the Star of the Sea. Gratitude and thanks to the staff of St. Clare's for making the burden of passing a little easier. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday, December 10th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M. and Monday, December 11th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Tuesday December 12th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M., from The Basilica. Cremation to follow.
Dec. 10, 2000

Norman, Major William James
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's on Wednesday, December 27, 2000. Major William James Norman of Clarke's Beach, aged 74 years. Predeceased by sister Ethel and brother Fred. Leaving to mourn, loving wife Major Lillian; daughters; Beverley (huband David Harvey), Kingston, ON, Capt. Valerie (husband Capt. Brian Wheeler), Kingston, ON, son Paul, St. John's; one special grandchild Zachary Wheeler; brothers; Charles (Gladys) Norman, Scarborough, ON, Herbert (Winnie) Norman, Stroud, ON., sisters-in-law; Jessie Norman, Clarke's Beach, Alma (Sam) Kennedy, Conception Bay South; brothers-in-law; Harry Mercer, Bay Roberts, Cyril (Gladys) Porter, Conception Bay South, Stanley (May) Porter, Conception Bay South, Fred (Elaine) Porter, Conception Bay South; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach. Visitation Wednesday 8-9:30 pm; Thursday 10 am - 12 noon, 2-5 pm and 7-9:30 pm; Friday 9-10 am. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, December 29, 2000 at 11 am from the Salvation Army Citadel, Clarke's Beach. Interment in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road, St. John's. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army Band Fund, Clarke's Beach.

Norris, Myrtle
Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, Myrtle Norris, aged 82 years, of Trinity, Bonavista Bay. Predeceased by husband Wilfred Norris. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are son Job (Bernice) of Sandy Point, Norris Arm and daughter Minnie Pond (Peter) of Trinity; seven grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 15th, 2000 at 2:30 P.M. at the Anglican Church, Trinity with Rev. Russell Osmond officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Trinity. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.
Dec. 14, 2000

Northover, Eric
Passed peacefully away, after a brief illness, at his home in Shoal Harbour on Saturday, December 16th, 2000, age 61 years. Leaving to mourn, his wife of 36 years, Boyna (Wiseman); children Karen, Susan (Darrell Bush), Douglas (Michele English); granddaughter Claire; sister Mary (Howard Cole); special cousin Elizabeth (Harold Laite); and a large circle of relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Clarenville. Visitation Sunday 7-10 P.M.; Monday 2-4 and 7-10 P.M. and Tuesday 10 A.M. - 12 Noon. Funeral Service to be held on Tuesday at 2 P.M. at St. Mary's Anglican Church, Clarenville. Interment to follow at Shoal Harbour Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or the Clarenville High Scholarship Foundation.
Dec. 17, 2000

Noseworthy, Leamon
Passed peacefully away on December 25th, 2000, at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, Leamon Noseworthy, age 81. Predeceased by wife Mae (Williams). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, two sons; Eugene (friend Violet), David (Ida); two daughters; Violet (Clarence)Power, Lillian (John) Houston; two sisters; Eva Collibee, Queen Hayden; eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; Ruby Hudson and Stella Williams; also nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Wednesday from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon. The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, December 27th, 2000 at 2:30 P.M. from Memorial United Church, Pouch Cove. Interment at United Cemetery, Pouch Cove. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Memorial United Church Wheelchair Ramp Fund, Pouch Cove.
Dec. 27, 2000

Noseworthy, Lexie B. (nee Darby)
Gone home to be with the ones she loved, on December 12th, 2000, in her 77th year. Predeceased by husband, H. Lewis Noseworthy, October 1993; grandson David Hodder, April 1984; great-granddaughter Kimberley Evans, January 1995; sisters; Major Hannah Darby and Beatrice Fillier; brother, Major Enos Darby. Left with cherished memories, son Lewis (Mary), Mount Pearl; daughter Marilyn Carter (Don), Dartmouth, stepdaughter Pearl Hodder (Harvey), Mount Pearl; grandchildren; Marilyn Sweeney, Chris (Kim) and Dean (Robyn) Noseworthy, Mount Pearl, Cheryl (Ron) Evans, St. John's and Shawn Carter, Dartmouth; precious great-grandchildren; Matthew and Rebecca Sweeney, Kayla, Ronda and Ronnie Evans, and Clarke Noseworthy; sister Emma Brushett and brother Morgan (Effie) Darby and their families in Burin; brother-in-law; Rene (Ellen) Fillier, Clarke's Beach; very special cousin and friend Jane Downden, Arnold's Cove; as well as other nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, Hamilton Avenue. Visiting hours; Wednesday and Thursday December 13th and 14th, 2000 (10 A.M. - 9 P.M.). Funeral Service from Barrett's Chapel on Friday, December 15th, 2000 at 11 A.M.. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. Friends who wish to do so may donate to the Palliative Care Unit at St. Clare's Hospital.
Dec. 13, 2000

O'Brien, Stanley J.
Passed peacefully away on Monday, December 11th, 2000, Stan O'Brien, 4th degree Knights of Columbus, in his 86th year, at St. Luke's Home. Predeceased by his wife Helen, brothers; John, Reg, and Burt and brother-in-law Ray Jardine. Left with fond and loving memories are his daughter Helen Noftall (Eugene); grandchildren; Paul Noftall (Mara), Karen Noftall, David Noftall (Christa Farrell); great-grandchildren; Katy, Robyn and Andrew Noftall; sister; Irene Jardine; sisters-in-law; Jean and Eva O'Brien, special friends Gordon and Bride Keating, Stephenville, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral Mass from Corpus Christi Church, Kilbride at 9:30 A.M. Thursday, December 14th, 2000. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Luke's Home Wheelchair Bus Fund, 24 Road DeLux, St. John's, Newfoundland, A1E 2X6.
Dec. 13, 2000

O'Brien, Austin
From - The Evening Telegram, St. John's, Nfld. Abt. December 6, 2000
Passed peacefully away at the Veterans Pavilion on Tuesday, December 5th, 2000, Austin O'Brien, in his 81st year. Predeceased by his wife Sarah (Sally) in 1996; also his sister, Sister Rosarie; also his brother, Louis. Leaving to mourn one son Desmond O'Brien, Petewawa, Ont., two daughters: Glenda O'Brien and Gloria O'Neill (Bill O'Neill) of the Goulds: and grandchildren: Lee O'Brien, Raylene (Don Earle) and great grandson D. J. Earle: also his brothers, Aiden (Edna), Brooklyn, NY., Aloysius (Madeline), Cape Broyle, Ed (Helen), St. John's; also sister Geraldine (Capt. Joe Primm), St. John's. Special thanks to Dr. Butler and staff at the DVA 2nd floor for their support over the last several months. Also Special thanks to Paddy Coady and his wife of Ferryland for his fine music while dad was sick. Remains Resting at Ryans Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation hours: Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to follow from Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle, Friday, December 8th at 11 a.m. Internment to follow at Our Lady of the Cape Cemetery, Cape Broyle. Flower gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Brain Injury Association
(Contributed by D. Wells)

Ogilvie, Col. Allan M. (Joe) D.F.C., O.M.N., D.C., Ret'd
Peacefully at the Perley Rideau Veterans' Health Centre, Ottawa, on Saturday, December 30th, 2000, in his 80th year, Joe Ogilvie, beloved husband of Winnifred (nee Sharman). Loving father of Robert (Libby) and Donald (Denise) of Australia and Claire, Jill and Steve (Leanne) of Ottawa. Cherished grandfather of Catherine (Chris), Jason, Christopher, David, Alyssa, Liam and Taylor. Brother of Ruby (Parker). He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Colonel Ogilvie was born in Grand Falls, Newfoundland in 1921. Friends may pay their respects at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa, on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2001, from 7-9 P.M. . A Memorial Service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Lisgar at Elgin, on Friday, January 5th, 2001 at 1:30 P.M.. Interment to follow at Capital Memorial Gardens, after which friends are invited to celebrate Joe's life at the Royal Canadian Air Force Officers' Mess, 158 Gloucester Street. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society or Ottawa-Carleton would be appreciated by the family.
Jan. 04, 2001

O'Keefe, Harry
September 15th, 1915 - December 13th, 2000.
Passed peacefully away at the Mulrooney Residence in Jerseyside, where her resided for 18 years. Predeceased by his mother, father and sister Mary. Leaving to mourn Daniel, Madonna and the Mulrooney family and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass on Friday, December 15th, 2000 at 11 A.M. at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment at the Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast, Placentia.
Dec. 14, 2000

Oldford, Steward
Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on December 15th, 2000, Steward Oldford of Musgravetown, in his 78th year. Predeceased by wife Edna (1995). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; daughter Greta Pilgrim (Ralph), Musgravetown; three sons; Don Dampier (Eva), Bloomfield, Max Oldford (Dolly), Conception Bay South, Garry Oldford (Donna), Musgravetown; one sister Winifred Matthews, Oromocto, NB.; one brother Clifton Oldford, Musgravetown. Also ten grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Remains will be resting at Fewer's Funeral Home in Lethbridge. Funeral will take place on Monday, December 18th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from the Salvation Army Church, Bloomfield/Musgravetown, with interment to follow from the Salvation Army Cemetery, Bloomfield/Musgravetown. In his memory donations may be made to the Salvation Army, Bloomfield/Musgravetown.
Dec. 17, 2000

Osmond, William Duncan (Bill)
Passed away at St. Clare's Hospital on December 12th, 2000, at age 85. Predeceased by parents; Nathan and Lucretia; brother Bertram; sisters; Josie, Mamie and Myrtle; and son-in-law Don Benson. Left to celebrate his wonderful life are his wife of 62 years, Mildred (Reynolds); daughter Daphne Benson (children; Kenneth, Steven, Roger and Jennifer); daughter Bernice (Keith) Spencer (children; David, Paul, Kathy and Karyn); son Robert (Patricia) (children; Roma and Roberta); and 13 great-grandchildren; brothers; Nathan (Lucy) and Douglas (Phoebe); sister Nina (Arlie) Brown; brothers-in-law; Norman, Tom, Clayton and Berkley; sisters-in-law; Susie Noftle, Minnie Delaney, Marjorie Reynolds, Stella Butt, Roseanne Slade and Nina Butt. Bill was known throughout Newfoundland as an accomplished musician. He served in several bands as an euphonium player, soloist and bandmaster, he was honoured with the rank of Lieutenant in both the Navy League of Canada and the Church Lads Brigade. Resting at Carnell's, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation hours; Wednesday, December 13th, 2000, 7-9 P.M.; Thursday, December 14th, 2000, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.; and Friday, December 15th, 2000, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.. Funeral Service to be held on Saturday, December 15th, 2000 at the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue, at 11 A.M.. Interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Donations in Bill's memory may be made to the Salvation Army St. John's Citadel Band Fund.
Dec. 13, 2000

Parab, Suresh
Passed away suddenly in Toronto, Sunday, December 10th, 2000, at age 65. Predeceased by his wife Shakuntaia. Leaving to mourn his beloved daughter Sushama (Sushu); brothers; Shashi and Madhu and families; sisters; Indu and family, Lalita (deceased) and family; sister-in-law; Vijaya and family, as well as a large number of friends. Memorial Service on Thursday, December 14th, 2000 at 7 P.M. at Hindu Temple, 10 Penny Lane, (next to Torbay Estates Apts.), St. John's. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Dec. 13, 2000

Pardy, Eliza "Jennie" Evely
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, December 6th, 2000, Eliza "Jennie" Evely Pardy of Coley's Point, formerly of Carbonear, age 84 years. Predeceased by 1st husband Chesley H. Evely and 2nd husband; Ralph Pardy. Leaving to mourn; one daughter; Marine (John) Dawe, Coley's Point; two sons; Harold (Paula) Evely, Carbonear and George (Brenda) Evely, Munster, Hamlet, ON; three grandchildren; Debbie (Walter) Crane, David (Kimberley) Dawe and Faith Evely; two great-grandchildren; Kelsey and Darcy; one sister Lillian Vincent, St. John, NB.; sister-in-law: Rosalie French, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear until 12 Noon Saturday, December 9th, 2000. Funeral to follow at 2 P.M. from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment in the Park Avenue United Cemetery, Carbonear South. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the T.C.P. Health Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-5 and 7-9:30 P.M., daily. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750.
Dec. 08, 2000

Pardy, Elizabeth (nee Barnes)
Passed away after a short illness at the home of her daughter in Paradise, on Thursday, December 14th, 2000, in her 74th year of Harbour Mille, Fortune Bay. Predeceased by husband Capt. Cyril Pardy and daughter Blanche. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories three daughters; Winnetta, Dorothy, and Margaret (Cyril) Bulgin; three sons; Neil (Judi), Herbert (Evelyn) and Allan (Mabel); two granddaughters; Wendy (Will) Wells and Lisa Pardy; five grandsons; Allen, Cyril, Adrian, Austin and Adam; two sisters; Ester (John) Dodge of Harbour Mille and Dorothy O'Brien of Sydney, NS; one brother; Reuben (Laura) Barnes of Halifax, NS; brother-in-law Randell (Abigail) Pardy, of Harbour Mille; sisters-in-law; Mabel (Cecil) Freeborn, of Mount Pearl, Dulcie (Sidney) Banfield, of Bay L'Argent and Ruby Pike (Gerry Herrington), of Bay L'Argent. Also, a large circle of family and friends. Resting at St. Mary's Anglican Church, Harbour Mille. Funeral to take place on Sunday, December 17th, 2000, at 3 P.M. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Harbour Mille. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation or St. Mary's Anglican Church, Harbour Mille.
Dec. 16, 2000

Parker, Jay
Passed peacefully at home on Saturday, December 20, 2000, Jay Parker age 77 years. Leaving to cherish his memory and mourn his loss, his beloved wife, Jill; son James; daughters; Joan, Janet Brushett (Donald), Brenda Mooney (Gary), Barbara, Elizabeth Wills (Stephen), Louise Brunet (Richard); sister Mary Charles, Victoria, B.C.; six grandchildren and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Mass to take place from Mary Queen of Peace Parish on Wednesday, January 3, 2001 at 9:30 am with interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations may be made in his memory to the Children's Wish Foundation or a charity of one's choice.

PARSONS, Elsie F. (nee Barnes) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, December 10, 2000, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Elsie F. Parsons (nee Barnes), aged 69 years. Predeceased by husband Clarence and daughter Lynn. Leaving to mourn with loving memories three sons: Don (Sharon), Clarence (Sherry), Steven (Donna); four daughters: Cynthia Kelly, Karen (Bill), Kathy (Ray), Joanne (Keith); son-in-law Con; 14 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters: Lillian Cadwell, and Enid (Jim); four half-sisters: Marion (Ken), Jeannie, Marg, Eileen; one half-brother Edward; mother-in-law Annie Parsons. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-10 p.m. on Monday and from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday and 10 a.m.-12 noon on Thursday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2000 from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. John the Evangelist Cemetery Fund or the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Clinic.
December 11, 2000**

Parsons, Philip (Tom)
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Thursday, December 7th, 2000, Tom Parsons, aged 51 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Beverly; son Jeffrey; brother Victor; sister Carol Wheeler (Perry Budden); mother -in-law Myrtis Collins; brothers-in-law; Howard Collins and Gerald Collins (Andrea); sister-in-law; Melinda Wells (Paul) and a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 P.M. Friday; 10 A.M. - 12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral Services 11 A.M. Monday, December 11th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the S.P.C.A.
Dec. 09, 2000

Patey, Daniel Boucher
Passed away after a lengthy hospital stay, December 1st, 2000, Daniel Boucher Patey, age 71. Leaving to mourn his wife Gladys; four sons; Daniel, Herbert (Erna), Toronto, Roger, Greg (Darlene); two daughters; Leah (Joseph), PEI, Linda; one brother Roger, NS., also a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Burial will take place at Mount Pleasant Cemetery on Thursday, December 14th, 2000 at 11 A.M..
Dec. 09, 2000

Peach, Greta Regina (nee Reid)
Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear, on Thursday, December 28, 2000, Greta Peach of Heart's Delight, aged 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Leander, January 1998, parents Eli and Cecillia Reid, brothers Grover, Harold and Stanley Reid, sister Carrie Reid. Leaving to mourn son Hector (Patsy), Little Britian, Ontario; daughters; Marjorie Conway (Phillip), Churchill Falls, June Sooley (Bill), Heart's Delight, Yvonne George (Rick), Red Deer, Alberta, granddaughters; Jackie and Marlo, grandsons; Duane, Rodney, Jamie, Ricky and Blair, great-grandchildren Nicholas, Mikalya, Kristen and Jay, sisters; Winnie Reid, St. John's and Mildred Rowe, Heart's Content, special sister-in-law Greta Reid, a large number of other relatives and many friends. Resting at the SUF Lodge, Heart's Delight. The Funeral Service will be held from St. Matthew's Anglican Church, on Sunday, December 31, 2000 at 2 pm.. Interment to follow, at the Anglican Cemetery, Heart's Delight. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Matthew's Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo.

Perry, Patrick Gerald (Gerry)
Passed away peacefully, after a courageous battle with cancer, on December 17th, 2000, Patrick Gerald Perry, aged 49 years. Predeceased by his mother Rose Marie in 1995; his father James in 1999; sisters; Mary Janes in 1991; Helen Bulger in 1998; and brother George in 1999. Leaving to mourn his loving daughter Laura Lynn and her mother Patricia Perry; three brothers; John, Ken (Ollie), Cappahayden, Don (Philomena); three sisters; Rosalie, Patricia (Bud Hogan), Ontario, Joan (Dan Kavanagh). Sadly missed by many relatives, friends and co-workers at Canada Post. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation hours; 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Monday and Tuesday, December 18th and 19th, 2000. Funeral Service from the Roman Catholic Basilica on Wednesday, December 20th, 2000 at 9:30 A.M. interment at Holy Apostles Cemetery, Renews. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
Dec. 18, 2000

Piercey, Walter R.
Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, December 17th, 2000, Walter Piercey of Hants Harbour, age 70 years. Beloved husband of Elsie and loving father of son; Raymond (Sandra) and their children; Andrew and Lesley, St. John's; daughter Lillian (William Bishop Jr.) and their children; Brian and Shelley, Whitbourne; sisters; Bessie Frances, Hants Harbour and Dorothy (George Noseworthy), Whitbourne; brother-in-law; Donald Matthews (Lorraine), St. John's; sisters-in-law; Marion Brown and Olive (Herbert Pardy), Cobbs Arm, N.D. Bay; as well as several special nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Friends will be received at Green's Funeral Home, Winterton on Monday, December 18th and Tuesday, December 19th, from 10 A.M. - 2 Noon, 2-5 and 7-10 P.M.. Also, visitation will be accepted at Hants Harbour United Church on Wednesday, December 20th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon. Funeral Service to follow at 3 P.M. from the Hants Harbour United Church with interment in the United Church Cemetery, Hants Harbour. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Hants Harbour United Church Memorial Fund.
Dec. 18, 2000

Pitcher, Charles W.
Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Thursday, December 28, 2000, Charles W. Pitcher of Clarenville, aged 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Bertha of 59 years; sons; Doug (Shirley), Clarenville and Dan (Lorene), Stayner, ON; four grandchildren; Scott (Elaine), Todd (Angie), Tammy and Tina; five great-grandchidlren; Bradley, Hillary, Samarra, Santana and Tessa and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral Service 2 pm Sunday, December 31, 2000 from Memorial United Church, Clarenville with interment at United Church Cemetery, Clarenville. In his memory, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation.

PYE, Patsy W. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, December 23, 2000. Patsy W. Pye, aged 36 years. Predeceased by her grandfathers Sidney Stagg and Clifford Hounsell. Leaving to mourn her husband Robert; daughter Robyn; son Mitchell; parents Clyde and Beatrice Stagg; parents-in-law Edward and Stella Pye; Grandmother Stagg and Grandmother Hounsell; sister Paulette Sturge (Dan); brother Ernest (Tracy); half-brother Glen Hounsell (Cathy); special sister-in-law Maxine Martin (Garry), also Irene Dimmer (Ken), Maureen Blackmore (Taylor), Claudine; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1,081 Topsail Road, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday and Monday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Tuesday, December 26, 2000 from Holy Innocents Church, Paradise. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation.
December 24, 2000**

Quinlan, Allan
Of Birchy Bay, passed peacefully into the presence of the Lord at the North Haven Manor on December 23rd, 2000, age 86. Predeceased by his wife, Dorothy; father and mother, Samuel and Lucy; brothers; Arthur, John, George, Joseph, Samuel and Leonard; sisters; Maria, Jessie, Rosebella and Susan; and son-in-law Cecil Clarke. Fondly remembered by his 12 children; Marion Canning (Ford), Yvonne Hart (Max), Samuel Quinlan (Muriel), Lillian Pope (Jim), Lydia Pike (Alfred), Ford Quinlan (Sylvia), Patricia Tetford (Wayne), Alma Clarke, Norma Ward (Ted), Al Quinlan (Valerie), Dexter Quinlan (Colleen) and Sterling Quinlan (Wende); 26 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one sister; Annie Blake. Funeral Service will be held at Beacon Pentecostal Tabernacle, Birch Bay, at 2 P.M. on December 26th, 2000. No flowers by request. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to World Missions (PAON).
Dec. 24, 2000

Raffensperger, Mary Ellen (Born Nell Byrne)
November 2nd, 1906 - December 7th, 2000
Passed away at her home in Sun City, Arizona. She had been active to the last day of her life, and death came quickly. She is survived by her only son, Garrett and his wife, Joanne, and many relatives in Newfoundland. Nell was born in St. John's and spent many of her early and happiest years at school in Brigus. After marriage to Fred Byrne she moved ito New York, NY for many years, and returned to Newfoundland before the outbreak of World War 11. During the war Nell was employed as a cypherette at Fort William, working with the radio codes used by the Canadian Navy and convoys that assembled near St. John's. During the latter part of the 1940's Nell was a Director of social programs and events at Fort Pepperell and remembered fondly for many years by the U.S. soldiers away from home and by the young ladies who assisted in social events. She moved to Arizona in the early 1950's and resided at her home in Sun City until an assisted living facility was necessary in recent years. She had always been active in church activities and gave support to St. Vincent de Paul, the Salvation Army and various food banks.
Feb. 11, 2001

REID, Edna Lillia - 94, of Wolfville, NS, formerly of Newfoundland, passed away peacefully December 12, 2000 in the Wolfville Nursing Home. Born in Upper Gullies, Newfoundland, she was a daughter of the late William and Patience (Morgan) Harvey. She was a graduate of St. John's General Hospital School of Nursing. She worked in St. John's, Newfoundland until her retirement in 1979. She later moved to Wolfville where she resided until her death. She was an active member of the IODE for many years. She was a member of the St. John's Anglican Church, Wolfville. Surviving is a sister, Effie D. Oake (Chesley), Vero Beach, Florida; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Cyril W. Reid; brothers: Albert, Stanley, John and Chesley; sisters: Jemima and Emma. Cremation has taken place. No visitation by request. Interment in St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, Wolfville, at a later date. Memorial donations to the charity of choice. H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, Kentville, NS, (902)678-2151; Fax (902)542-2152.
December 13, 2000**

Reid, Jessie Linda
Peacefully on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, at the Humber River Regional Hospital-Church Site, Jessie Linda Reid, dearly beloved wife of the late Reginald; loving mother of Don and Linda, Pam and Rick, Chris and Larry, Pat and Jim, Doug and Sandi, and the late Bill; dear grandmother of 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; dear sister of Vi Stanley on Orlando, Florida and predeceased by her sister Phyllis Laverne of Ottawa. Jessie will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her many family members and friends. Friends will be received at the DeMarco Funeral Home, "Keele Chapel", 3725 Keele St. North York (between Sheppard and Finch) (416) 636-7027 on Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Service Saturday at 11 A.M. from the Funeral Chapel with interment following at Beechwood Cemetery.
Dec. 15, 2000

Rex, Alice (Hunt) (Ivany)
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Sunday, December 31, 2000 age 85 years, Alice Rex, formerly of Corner Brook. Predeceased by her infant daughter Agnes; husband John Hunt, husband George Rex; sisters; Rosalie Walbourne, Viola Pear and Winnifred Ivany. Leaving with fond memories, four sons; Bruce (Edna), St. John's, NF, Lionel (Barbara), Cold Lake, Alberta, Arlie (Verna), Fergus, Ontaron and Derek (Catherine), Brampton, Ontario; 10 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, relatives and friends, especially residents and staff at St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Monday and Tuesday; and from 10 am - 12 noon Wednesday. Funeral Service 2 pm Wednesday, January 3, 2001 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery, Corner Brook at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to St. Patrick's Mercy Home or to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation would be apppreciated.

Rice, Cory
Of Harbour Grace (husband of Dianne Williams), who passed away peacefully at the Carbonear General Hospital, Carbonear, Newfoundland, Saturday, December 16th, 2000. Mr. Rice was 30 years old. He leaves to mourn wife Dianne Williams; daughter Alisha; step-sons; Nelson and Leeland Stone; parents; Margaret and Dennis Rice; sisters; Annette (Scott) Legge, Dionne (Dean) Potter, Lori (Rob) Arden; nieces and nephews; Rebecca-Jane Legge, Blake and Brock Potter, Keeva Arden; a large circle of relatives and friends. The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade's Funeral Home, Carbonear from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M., daily. The Funeral Service will be 2 P.M. on Tuesday, December 19th, 2000 at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, followed by the interment at St. Paul's Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace, Newfoundland. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Cory Rice Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Slade's Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear.
Dec. 18, 2000

RIDEOUT, Maximillian P . - Stephenville (Formerly of Foxtrap, Cormack), It is with great sadness that the family of the late Maximillian P. Rideout announce his passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Friday, December 1, 2000 at the age of 66 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Marjorie; two sons: Paul (Debbie) Rideout of Petawawa, Ontario, Neil (Debbie) Rideout of Cormack; six daughters: Alma (Nelson) Cluett of Corner Brook, Joy (Terry) White of Brampton, Ontario, Pauline (Danny) Bartlett of Stephenville, Bonnie (Arnold) Fagan of Foxtrap, Rose Rideout (Toby Esser) of Stephenville, Jennifer Rideout (Cory Pollett) of Stephenville; one brother Ivor Rideout of Deer Lake and seventeen grandchildren, one great-grandchild and a large circle of family and friends. He was predeceased by his son Gordon Rideout in 1994 and daughter, Jennifer Rideout in 1956 and grandson, Aaron Rideout in 1993. Cremation Service took place at Russell's Crematorium, Stephenville. Funeral Service and interment will take place at All Saint's Anglican Church, Foxtrap C.B.S., Tuesday, December 5, 2000. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Cancer Research Foundation, c/o: Bliss Murphy.
December 05, 2000**

Rodway, Cleverly
Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital , Clarenville on Friday, December 1st, 2000, of Arnold's Cove, in his 89th year. Predeceased by wife Marion and daughter Hilda. Left with fond and loving memories; his daughters; Nina (Fergus Marshall), Arnold's Cove, Ruby (Wilson Slade), Arnold's Cove; son Norman (Edith), Arnold's Cove; sister Elizabeth Peach, Arnold's Cove; brother Victor (Maude), Deer Lake; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home in Arnold's Cove. Funeral Service 2 P.M. on Monday, December 4th, 2000 at St. Michael's Anglican Church with interment at Interfaith Cemetery in Arnold's Cove. In his memory flowers accepted or a Memorial Fund to the St. Michael's Anglican Church Maintenance Fund, Arnold's Cove.
Dec. 04, 2000

Roil, Margaret B. (nee Baggs)
Passed peacefully away after a short illness, on December 30, 2000, Margaret B. Roil. Predeceased by her husband Arthur, 1997. Leaving to mourn; sons David (Janet) and John (Betty); daughter Elizabeth Collins (Bernard); grandchildren Glenn, Jennifer, and Gregory Roil, Peter and Stephen Roil, Raymond and Susan Collins; brothers Eric Baggs of St. John's and Donald Baggs of Winchester, New Hampshire; sister Jean Haines of Koslo, B.C.; sister-in-law Florence Roil of Topsail; as well as a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Monday, 10 am - 12 noon Tuesday. Funeral Service 2 pm Tuesday, January 2, 2001, from St. Thomas' Anglican Church with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. As expressions of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre or VOWR.

Rowsell, Leander Willis
Passed peacefully away at the Glenbrook Lodge on December 21st, 2000, Leander Willis Rowsell. Aged 92 years. Predeceased by his first wife Florence and son-in-law Carl Hendry. Leaving to mourn his wife Stella; two daughters; Marjorie Hill (Harvey) and Cleo Hendry; three sons; Ronald (Joyce), Scott (Lorraine) and Ross (Beryl); 12 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, after 10 A.M. Friday. Funeral Service 2 P.M. Saturday, December 23rd, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel with interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 22, 2000

Ryan, James Francis
Passed peacefully away after a long and courageous battle with cancer, in the presence of his loving family, on Thursday, December 7th, 2000 at the Health Sciences Center, James Francis Ryan, age 73 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife and best friend of 46 years, Violet (nee Hicks); two daughters; Bernadette Chaulk (Brian) and Sandra MacNeil (John); two sons; Daniel and Shane; three grandchildren; Stacey and Jason Chaulk, Mitchell Ryan; mother Elizabeth Ryan; sisters; Madeline Ryan, Elizabeth Dion (George), Patricia LeGresley (James), Ann Sequin (George) and Linda Ryan (Paul); brothers; Harold (Rita) and Jack (Carolann); sister-in-law Alice Hicks; other nieces, nephews and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation from 10 A.M. -10 P.M. Friday. Funeral Mass to be held at St. Teresa's Roman Catholic Church, Mundy Pond Road on Saturday at 9:30 A.M.. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Dec. 08, 2000

Schafer, Sheila Marie (nee Crane)
Passed peacefully away on December 6th, 2000, at Commerce City, Colorado, age 74. Predeceased by husband Al; parents; William and Ellen Crane; sisters; Margaret, Mary and Jean. Leaving to mourn daughter Sharon (Jim Abendshan); son Charlie; granddaughter Crystal; brothers; Jack (Edith), Bill (Madeline), Charlie (Carmel) and Jim; sisters; Marge, Lorraine (Gatlinburg, Tenn.); and a large number of nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place in Commerce City, Col., USA.. A Memorial Mass on Wednesday , January 24th, 2001 at 9:30 A.M. at St. Patrick's Church, St. John's. Interment Belvedere Cemetery.
Jan. 22, 2001

Scott, Leonard E.
Passed away at the L.A. Miller Centre on Saturday, December 23, 2000. Leonard E. Scott, in his 84th year. Predeceased by his wife Joan and son Douglas. Leaving to mourn daughter Judy and son-in-law Bill; son Ted; sisters; Manetta of St. John's and Dorothy, Gladys and Peggy of Ontario; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Special thanks to Patsy and Lourie Dufton, Judy Cowley, niece Paula Scott and Ed and Lorraine Walsh for their help during this time. Cremation has taken place with burial at a later date. Donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society.
"We've lost a fine gentleman."

Scurry, Cyril Thomas
Passed peacefully away December 30, 2000, at his home in Masonic Park, Mount Pearl, Cyril Thomas Scurry, aged 82 years. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Marion (nee Hillier); daughter Phylllis Bursell (Don W. Bugden); grandchildren Renee and James Bursell (Lisa Dawe); brother-in-law Max Hillier, Markland; sisters-in-law Gertrude Parsons of Point May, Mildred Squires of Mount Pearl, (Nev Janes), Shirley Baldwin (John) of Markland; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Rested at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 7-9 pm Sunday; 10 am - 12 noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Monday. Funeral Service 11 am Tuesday, January 2, 2001 from St. Michael and All Angels with interment following at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to The Church Lads Brigade Building Fund.

Sheppard, Mary I. (nee Carew)
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on December 3rd, 2000, Mary I. Sheppard (nee Carew). Age 55 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her devoted life-partner and husband of 30 years, Richard; daughter Laurie (Tommy), Cape Broyle; brothers; George (Marian), Fermeuse, Leonard, Cape Broyle, David (Ramona), Fermeuse, Daniel (Bernadette), Cape Broyle, Frederick, Cape Broyle, Ernest (Josephine) Carew, Cape Broyle, Arthur, Montreal, Jim Harvey, Goose Bay; sisters; Lena (Philip), Goose Bay, Bernadette (Frank), Goose Bay, Carmel (Dermot) Power, Tors Cove; grandchildren; Jessica and Kelsey; nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, and a large circle of family and friends. Home Care worker and good friend Sandy O'Brien. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation Monday, December 4th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Mass of Christian Burial to be held at Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle, Tuesday, December 5th, 2000 at 2 P.M.. Interment to follow at Our Lady of the Cape Cemetery, Cape Broyle.
Dec. 04, 2000

Simms, Eileen (nee Charlesworth)
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Thursday, December 28, 2000, at the age of 79 years. Predeceased by son Jackie. Leaving to mourn her husband Frank of 59 years; one son, Larry (wife Sharon); four daughters; Sandra, Catherine (huband Bernard), Margie (special friend Catherine), Barbara; daughter-in-law Jean Simms and son-in-law Paul Sweeney; four brothers and one sister in England; four sisters-in-law; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; also a large circle of family and friends, especially friend Leo Horlick. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 30, 2000 at 2 pm from St. John Bosco Church. Interment to follow at the Field of Honour, Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Singleton, Richard J.
Word War 11 - Royal Navy
Passed away suddenly on December 26th, 2000 Dick Singleton, aged 83 years, Royal Navy World War 11 Veteran and retired from Department of Highways. Predeceased by his wife Clo (Daley) in 1990. He is survived by 10 children; Rudolph (Alma, Brenda and Mark); Anne (Dave Brenton, Angela, Richard and Margaret); Lucille (Gordon Gambin, Jennifer and Sarah); Rick (Donna, Christopher and Chloe); Theresa (Dave Greene, Ann Marie and Katie); Mike (Gail, Michael, Maria and Lisa, with whom he resided); Alban (Mary, Ashley, Jessie and Amanda); Pat (Joanne, Krista, Patrick and Stephen); Mary (Dale Clarke), Neil, Bethany, Mariam and Allison); Bernice (Greg Noland and Jane). Also survived by sisters; Carmel (Gus) Fagan, Bernadette (Jim) Butler, Margaret (Bill) Myles, Theresa Quilty; and brother Hugh (Carmel); brother-in-law; Al (Laura) Daley; sisters-in-law; Genevieve (Edgar) Singleton, Susie (Len) Singleton, Lucy (Fred) Singleton, Ann (Mike) Singleton, Mercedes (John) Lee, Marian (Albert) Kenny, Norah (Charlie) Daley, Anne (John) Daley, Katherine (Alban) Daley. Resting at Enright Memorial Chapel, St. Joseph's Church, St. Joseph's, Salmonier, Wednesday 7:30 - 10 P.M.; Thursday 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.; Friday 10 A.M., until funeral time at 2 P.M. Floral tributes are appreciated or memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 27, 2000

SMITH, Samuel R. - Passed peacefully away, surrounded by his family, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, December 5th, 2000, Samuel R. Smith of Mount Pearl, aged 80 years, long time employee of McNamara Construction Company. Predeceased by his brother Bill; sisters: Geraldine and Mary, Harbour Breton. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, wife Kathleen; two daughters: Elaine Matthews (Bob), Sharon Fitzgerald (John); three sons: Keith (Barbara), Gerald (Pat) and Paul (Betty); one sister Sheila Byrne (Stephenville); ten grandchildren: Robert and Catherine Matthews; Joanne, Denise and Stephanie Smith; Jeff (Amanda), Lorna and Neil Smith; Adrienne and Jennifer Fitzgerald; brother-in-law Kevin Johnston; sister-in-law Doris Smith; and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Wednesday 7-9 p.m., Thursday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., 7-10 p.m., Friday 10-12 noon. Funeral Mass on Friday, December 8th at 2:00 p.m. from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Road. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society, Mary Queen of the World Parish.
December 07, 2000**

SPURRELL, Dorothy (nee Whiteway) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of loved ones at the Health Science Center on Tuesday, December 19, 2000 at the age of 71. Predeceased by her sister, Belle Royal. Leaving to mourn with loving memories her husband of 42 years, Leonard; son Wayne (Joyce) and daughter Christine Blackwood (Glenn). She will be especially missed by three beloved grandsons: Craig Spurrell, Ben and Christopher Blackwood. Also leaving to mourn her only brother Thomas and a large circle of friends and relatives, especially her life-long friend Major Wavie Penney. A long time employee of the Grace Hospital, Dorothy will be sadly missed by everyone who knew and loved her. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Wednesday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, December 21, 2000 at 2:00 from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Long Pond. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army Citadel, Long Pond.
December 20, 2000**

Stone, Helen Sarah
Passed peacefully away at home on the morning of Saturday, December 16th, 2000. She was in her 83rd year and leaves to mourn her daughter Barbara (husband Monty Dick); daughter Dolores Taylor; grandchildren; Beverley, Jennifer, Jeremy, Rick and Rebecca; great-grandchildren; Amelia, Jacob and Eric. Helen also leaves to mourn her three sisters; Margaret, Genny, and Terry and a brother Ed. Helen was a wonderful mother, grandmother and a "great" great-grandmother and will be fondly remember by her family and friends. There will be a Memorial Service on Monday, December 18th, 2000 at Carnell's Funeral Home at 2 P.M.. There will be an interment at a later date.
Dec. 18, 2000

Stowe, Bertram (Bert)
Peacefully at Grey Bruce Health Services in Owen Sound on Monday, December 18th, 2000, Bert Stowe of Owen Sound and formerly of Kitchener and St. John's, Newfoundland, in his 79th year. Loving husband and best friend for 49 years of Grace Stowe (nee Crowley). Dear brother of Doris Rakowicz of Brampton, Mildred and her husband Arnold Schwindt of Elmira and William Stowe of St. John's, Newfoundland. Also survived by fourteen nieces and nephews, and his sister-in-law Flora Crowley of Kitchener. Predeceased by two sisters; Velina Golding and Jean Vardy. A gathering of family and friends to remember and celebrate his life will be held at a later date at the home of his niece Barbara Mitchell in Kitchener. As expressions of sympathy, the family would appreciate memorial donations in his memory to the charity of your choice and they may be made through the Tannahill Funeral Home, 1178 4th Avenue, West Owen Sound, Ontario, N4K 4W5 (519-376-3710).
Dec. 24, 2000

Stoyles, Kathleen (nee Griffin)
Passed peacefully away surrounded by her family after a long and happy life, Kathleen Stoyles (nee Griffin), the last of thirteen children of the late Patrick and Maude Griffin (nee Coady), on December 7th, 2000, two days past her 84th birthday. Predeceased by her husband William J. Stoyles in 1970, daughter Helen in 1966 and son Raymond in 1992. Leaving to celebrate her wonderful life, her daughters; Catherine (Ed Tanasychuk), children; Tina Smith, Jackie (Jim) Hynes, Cathy Forristall, Jody Forristall; daughter Betty and husband Louis Briffett of Glovertown and their children Wayne, Stephen and Kathleen; sons; Mike and wife Marie, children Michael and Marlo; son Bill and wife Bernadette, children Bill Jr., Luke and Kirk; son Jerry who contributed so much during her later years, his children Cathy, Pamela and Jeremy; son Reg and wife Lucy and their children; Reg, Marie and Krista; also great-grandchildren; Matthew, Jordan and Kathleen Hynes, Christopher Smith, Brittany Stoyles. She will be missed by her remarkable caregiver Jean Druken, special cousin Marg Hillier and other relatives and fondly remembered by the many friends she made during her 84 years in the City of St. John's. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday, December 7th, 2000 from 7-10 P.M. and Friday, December 8th, 2000 from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, December 9th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from St. Patrick's Church, Patrick Street. Cremation to follow.
Dec. 08, 2000

Templeman, Statie Irene (nee Stagg)
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, December 12, 2000, at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home, St. John's, Statie Irene Templeman (Stagg). Aged 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Clarence; sisters; Violet and Sybil. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, two sons; Arthur (Marie) and Cecil (Audrey); grandchildren; Garth (France), Karen (friend Dean), Rick, Blair, Scott, Nicolle (friend Bill); great-grandchildren; Brooke, Alexia and Kelsey Templeman; brothers; Cecil, (Lucy), Esau (Faith), Gilbert (Priscilla) Stagg; sisters; Joan Humphries, Rhyme Humphries (Ernie); brother -in-law; Gideon Humphries; also many special nieces, nephews, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 7-9 P.m. Tuesday; 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Wednesday; and 10 A.M. - 12 Noon Thursday. Funeral Service to be held at 2 P.M. Thursday, December 14th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Elim Pentecostal Tabernacle or the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home.
Dec. 13, 2000

Tessier, Marion Mitchell Evelyn (nee March)
Suddenly but peacefully at home on Christmas Eve. Predeceased by parents Eleazor and Alfreda March and brother Harold J.. Leaving to mourn her loving husband George; brother Stephen John; two sisters; Olive Boone and Norrie Sheppard; also a large number of nieces and nephews. Funeral took place at Old Perlican on Wednesday, December 27, 2000 from St. Andrews by the Sea United Church. Interment at the United Church Cemetery, Old Perlican. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Andrews by the Sea United Church or a charity of one's choice.
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Thoms, Phyllis M. (nee Rowe)
Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at her residence on Thursday, December 28, 2000, Phyllis M. Thoms of Carbonear, age 73 years. Predeceased by parents; Allan and Mabel Rowe and brother; Wesley Rowe. Leaving to mourn husband Francis C. "Frank"; one daughter ; Dianne (Duncan) Hunt, Harbour Grace; three sons; Frank (Carmelita), Labrador City, Philip (Sheila), Cambridge, ON and Chris (Linda), Bay Roberts; ten grandchildren; Duncan (Kim), Darrin (Jill), Denise, Jeremy, Christopher, Philip (Janet), Frankie (Paulette), Curtis "Bud", Chris and Karen; three great grandchildren; Jonathan, Jade and Duncan; one brother; John (Joslyn ) Rowe, Carbonear; two sisters; Dortothy Thistle, Everett, Massachusetts, USA and Rosalie Reichel, Carbonear; sister-in-law; Marie Rowe, Florida, USA; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear until 12 noon Sunday, December 31, 2000. Funeral to follow at 2pm from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment in the Interfaith Cemetey, Carbonear. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 am - 12 noon, 2-5 pm and 7-9:30 pm., daily. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750.

Tilley, Eva (nee Butt)
Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital on December 21st, 2000, in her 95th year. Predeceased by her husband James, father and mother William and Cindy Butt; brother; Tobias; sister; Theresa Smith; son-in-law; Stephen Goodyear and granddaughter; Linda Goodyear. Left with fond and loving memories are daughters; Myra Goodyear, Iris Lewis (Lawrence) and Gloria Bishop (Eric); grandchildren; Sharon Skinner (James), Norman Goodyear, Diane Free (Marcus), Robin Lewis (Rika), Linda Bishop and Neal Bishop; great-grandchildren; Matthew and Jamie Skinner, Elizabeth and Stephen Goodyear, Scott and Courtney Vivian, Remington Free and Nathanial Lewis; great-great-granddaughter Emily Hiscock; sisters; Hilda Conrad and Margaret Barkhouse; as well as other relatives and friends. Funeral Service from Fraser Road United Church, December 23rd, 2000 at 2 P.M.. Interment at All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital, Diabetic Division.
Dec. 24, 2000

Tucker, William Arthur Clive
Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre December 8th, 2000, at the age of 71, William Arthur Clive Tucker, retired Wildlife Officer. Predeceased by his wife Dora (nee Stanley), January 11th, 1998. Leaving to mourn three daughters; Sandra Brow, Karen Taylor (Tony) and JoAnne Coady (Scott), with whom he resided; also two sons; Ronald (Pamela) and Randolph (Jacqueline); eleven grandchildren; also leaving to mourn one sister; Laura Stacey (Alec). Cremation has taken place. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Family will be receiving visitors from 10 A.M. - 12 Noon, 1-4 and 7-10 P.M. Saturday and Sunday; 10 A.M. - 12 Noon Monday. Committal Service will take place on Monday, December 11th, 2000 at 1 P.M. at the Anglican Cemetery, St. Philip's. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 10, 2000

Wall, Jean Veronica (nee Turner)
Passed suddenly away on Sunday December 10th, 2000, Jean Veronica Wall. Aged 64 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Austin William (Bill); sons; John (Donna), Mark (Mary), Ron, Gerard (Donna), Lawrence (Wendy), Stephen, Barry (Lisa); daughter; Yvonne (Gerry) King; and Yvonne Wall (Burry); 8 grandchildren; Krista, Sara, Christopher, Justin, Nicholas, Tyler, Andrea and Jeffrey; sisters; Marg (Joseph) Ryan, Kay Brenton, Chris (Burt) Kelly, Marie George, Bonnie (William) Bonnell and Lily (George) Wall; brothers; Cyril (Linda) Turner, Tom (Noni) Turner, Jim (Margie) Turner, Gerald (Sharon) Turner; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, from 7- 10 P.M. Monday; 10 A.M - 12 Noon, 2-4 and 7-10 P.M. Tuesday; and 10 A.M - 1 P.M. Wednesday. Funeral Mass from Mary Queen of the World at 1:30 P.M. on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000 with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Lung Association.
Dec. 13, 2000

WALSH, Diane Hazel (nee Janes) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on December 6, 2000. Diane Hazel Walsh, aged 45 years. Predeceased by her father Benjamin, February 1975, her mother Hazel, January 1999, also six brothers and one sister. Leaving to mourn husband Edward; three sons: Eddie, Robert and Christopher; brothers: Junior (Toni), Hubert (Sheila), Billy (Rose), Toronto, Derrick, Toronto, Russell (Marilyn), Robert (Lynn), Nova Scotia; sisters: Dorice (Doug Chetman), Hamilton, Betty (Chris Moran), Hamilton, Pearl (Paul Blatchford), Scarborough, Linda (Henry Reid), Juanita (Brian Furlong), Edmonton; mother-in-law Rita Walsh; brothers-in-law: Dennis, Terry (Frances), Mike (Diane), Edmonton, and Philip; sisters-in-law: Donna and Cathy (Fabian Connors); as well as many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road from after 12 noon Thursday. Mass of Christian Burial to be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, December 9, 2000 from Holy Family Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
December 07, 2000**

Walsh, Michael
Passed suddenly away at his residence in Plate Cove West on Friday, December 8th, 2000, Michael Walsh, aged 93 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Mary Catherine; son John (Marie), Labrador City; two grandchildren; Terry and Tyson and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church in Plate Cove. Funeral Service 2 P.M. Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church with interment at Roman Catholic Cemetery in Plate Cove.
Dec. 11, 2000

Walsh, Vincent
Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's, on December 26th, 2000. Age 85 years. Predeceased by his son Pat in 1970. Left to mourn his loving wife Jane; four sons; John, Brendan, Dermot and Vince; four daughters; Madonna, Monica, Doreen, Joan and their families; 16 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren; one sister Mary Croft at St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Remains resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visiting hours Wednesday and Thursday from 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral Mass on Friday, December 29th, 2000 at 10:30 A.M. from St. Charles Borromeo Church, Fermeuse. Interment to follow at St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery. Donations may be made to St. Charles Borromeo Restoration Fund or a charity of one's choice.
Dec. 27, 2000

Warren, Harry Nelson
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000, Harry Warren of Chapel Arm, age 58 years. Predeceased by his parents; Heber and Matilda Warren; sister Alice; brother Harris. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, wife Audrey, daughter Tracey, son Dwayne; brother Heber Jr.; sister Phoebe (Don Smith), as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at St. John the Baptist Church, Chapel Arm (starting Thursday). Time of Funeral to be announced. No flowers by request, donations can be made in his memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Dec. 13, 2000

West, Jessie S. (nee Williams)
Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Thursday, December 7th, 2000, Jessie S. West, aged 92 years. Predeceased by her husband Eli in 1991. Leaving to mourn brothers; Joe (Minnie), Wilson (Ann), Rev. Edgar; sisters; Marie Allen (Harvey), Ethel Lockyer (Alec) and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Arnold's Cove from 2- 9 P.M. Saturday, and at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-9 P.M. Sunday. Funeral Service 2 P.M. Monday, December 11th, 2000 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army, Haven of Hope,
Dec. 10, 2000

White, David Lewis
Passed away suddenly at Jackson's Manor, New Harbour, on Saturday, December 9th, 2000, David Lewis White, aged 77 years, of Whitbourne. Leaving to mourn; sisters; Florence Bailey (Charles), Edmonton, and Effie Drodge, St. John's; sister-in-law; Merida White, Whitbourne, and many nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Holloway's Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, December 12th, 2000 at 2 P.M. from the St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Whitbourne. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Whitbourne.
Dec. 11, 2000

White, Elaine Mary (nee Lawlor)
Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness on Saturday, December 23rd, 2000 at Trillium Health Centre, Mississauga in her 54th year. Beloved and devoted wife of Max White; cherished mother of Karen Dragosits (Ken), Geoffrey (Heather), Kimberley Vanderhyden (Steve), Craig (Lisa); loving grandmother of Lia, Samantha, Emily, Jessica and Christina; dear daughter of Kevin and Mary Lawlor (St. John's); loving sister of Eric (St. John's), Beverly Hollohan (Jerry), Calgary, Gregory (Tina), Goose Bay, Newfoundland; mother-in-law Mrs. Winnie White (St. Patrick's Mercy Home). Elaine will be sadly missed by many uncles and aunts, nieces and nephews, and many relatives and friends. Funeral Mass celebrated 10 A.M. at St. Martin of Tours, Mississauga, Wednesday, December 27th, 2000.
Jan. 06, 2001

Whitten, Robert (Sr.)
Passed away peacefully at St. Clare's Hospital, Palliative Care, after a short illness, on Monday, December 11th, 2000, age 79 years. Predeceased by his wife Alice (nee Dillon), March 7th, 1987. Leaving to mourn sons; Robert Jr. (Laura) and John; daughters; Joan and Elaine, Mary (Stuart Rose), Scarborough, ON, Thomasine (Raymond Rose), St. Catherine's , ON, Sharon (David Brennan), Elizabeth (Samuel Gosse); twelve grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; special sister-in-law; Mary Roy; a large circle of relatives and friends. Special thanks to Mr. Tom Forsey who was kind and very caring to our father in the past 8 years. Thank you to Palliative Care, nurses and staff at St. Clare's Hospital who were wonderful in supporting our father and our family. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Monday 7-10 P.M. and Tuesday 10 A.M. - 10 P.M.. Funeral on Wednesday, December 13th, 2000 to St. Patrick's Church for Mass at 9:30 A.M.. Interment at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Palliative Care Unit St. Clare's Hospital.
Dec. 13, 2000

Williams, Margaret Valentine (Valda) (nee Learning)
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Thursday, December 28, 2000, Valda Williams (nee Learning), aged 77 years. Predeceased by her husband Arthur; her parents Ronald and Annie Maude Learning; brothers Don and Doug Learning. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, sons; Ron (June), Goulds and David (Donna), Cambridge, ON; daughter Heather Snow (Peter), St. John's; beloved grandchildren; Tracy, Doug and Keri Williams, Stephen Williams, Michael and Karen Snow. Also leaving to mourn brother William Learning (Phyllis) and Walter Learning (Marjorie); sisters-in-lawl; Pearl Learning, Martha Harding, Harriett Lambert, Olive Strugnell and Marina Janes; brother-in-law Gordon Williams (Rachel); nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Friday from 10 am - 12 noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm.. Funeral Service to take place on Saturday, December 30, 2000 at 11 am from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.

Wright, Willis Arthur
(1st Principal of Northlea School, Leaside-Retired)
Peacefully at Shepherd Lodge on Sunday, December 10th, 2000, in his 96th year. Willis, loving husband of the late Annetta. Dear father of Marianne Hamilton and her husband Donald and Jim and his wife Elsie (nee Norris) of St. John's, Newfoundland. Loving grandpa of Stephen and Liz, Arthur and Pamela, and Patricia Hamilton and Wilfred and his fiancée Amy Jacobs, Richard and Matthew Wright. Dear great-grandpa of Kayla and Erik Hamilton. Dear brother of Grace, Bert and Myrtle Wright, Gertrude Hemphill, Jean Edwards and the late Lorne, Maurice and Dorothy Wright, and Bernice Taylor. Resting at the Ogden Funeral Home, 4164 Sheppard Avenue E., (east of Kennedy Road), Agincourt on Thursday 7-9 P.M. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.. For Funeral Service on Saturday at 11 A.M. at Wesley Chapel, Free Methodist Church, 2385 Warden Avenue (at Huntingwood Dr.), Scarborough. Interment Resthaven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations to Shepherd Lodge, 125 Bonis Avenue, Suite 100, Scarborough, ON, M1T 3R8, would be appreciated by the family.
Absent from the body present with the Lord.
Dec. 16, 2000

 

 

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