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BREWER, Lillian (nee Vaters) - Passed peacefully away at
Power's Guest Home, Holyrood on December 29, 1998, age 82
years. Predeceased by her husband, William, in 1975 and her son, Martin, in
1996. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her 5 sons: Kevin (Mary),
Freshwater, Peter (Ann), Jerseyside, William (Wanda), Dunville, Joe, Placentia,
Wish (Muriel), Carbonear; two daughters: Jane (Sam Marshall), Dunville, and
Rose (Jack Guthrie), Ohio; daughters-in-law: Mary and Theresa Brewer; 19 grandchildren
and 15 great-grandchildren; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends.
Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass on Friday, January
1st, 1999 to be announced. Interment at Holy Rosary Cemetery, Freshwater.
CAHILL, Anne - Passed away suddenly December 6, 1998,
in Edmonton, Alberta, Anne Cahill of Avondale, age 70 years.
Predeceased by her brother Jack Doyle. She is survived by her loving husband
Michael and her loving children: Billy (Maxine), Jenny (Eddy) Terry, Michael
(Michelle), Mary (Bill) Gushue, Maureen (Mickey) Costello, Anne May (John)
Raymond, all of Alberta, Dan (Tina), Marysvale, Juliette (Ray) Costigan of
Edmonton; also 22 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and four sisters
and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral
Home, Conception Harbour, Thursday and Friday. Funeral Mass Saturday at 11:00
a.m. at Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment to follow at Assumption Cemetery.
Donovan, Marilyn Ann
DUNN, William Stephen - Passed peacefully away after a courageous
battle with cancer on December 6, 1998, at Cambridge Memorial
Hospital, Bill Dunn, age 57 years. Formerly of Bell Island, Nfld. Leaving to
mourn loving and caring wife Helen (nee Moores), formerly of Bell Island, Nfld.;
four daughters: Mona, Shawnah and Jennifer of Kitchener, Ont., Allanah of Burford,
Ont.; step-father of Jamie Smith of Cambridge, John Burgress of Mississauga,
Ont., Edna Vannminos of Shortville, New York and Rhonda Mazza of Rochester,
New York; also seven grandchildren; lovingly remembered by his mother, Gertrude
Dunn of Cambridge; seven brothers: Paul, Mike, Angus, Blair, Andrew and Patty
of Ontario, James of Bell Island, Nfld.; six sisters: Shirley Maloney, Bell
Island, Nfld., Diane Whalen, Spaniard's Bay, Nfld., Linda, Kay, Dorothy and
Peggy of Cambridge, Ont. He was predeceased by his father, Patrick Dunn, June
6, 1995. Resting place Coutes and Sons Funeral Home, Cambridge. Interment Mount
View Cemetery, Cambridge, Ont. As an expression of sympathy, donations may
be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Fahey, Edward J.
FEWER, Thomas - Passed peacefully away on Tuesday,
December 1st, 1998, in the presence of his family at
home in Chapel's Cove, Thomas Fewer, in his 65th year.
Predeceased by his father, Christopher, 1958; and his brothers: Christopher
and Patrick; and his brother-in-law William Buckle. Left with fond memories
are his daughters: Marie (Paul) Fewer, Ontario, Marlene (Wayne) Lush, Marysvale,
Beverly (Rick) Dalton, Hr. Main; and his son Cecil (Robin), Goulds; his nine
precious grandchildren; his loving mother Philomena, Chapel's Cove; his sisters:
Marie Buckle, Lakeview, Mary (Kevin) Woodford and Mena, all at Chapel's Cove;
his brothers: Martin (Mary), Lakeview, John (Marie), Chapel's Cove; also
a number of aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and a circle of other relatives
and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral will take
place on Friday, December 4th, 1998 following 11:00 a.m. Mass
at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Hr. Main. Interment will be in the R.C.
Cemetery, Chapel's Cove.
Foley, Christopher Francis
GEAR, Reuben P. - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman
Hospital, Bell Island on December 19, 1998, aged 79 years.
Left with fond and loving memories, his wife Rhoda; 4 children: Shirley Penney
(Pat), Toronto, Jim (Elizabeth), Betty Dobbin (Cyril), Sandra Dobbin (Leo),
all at Bell Island; 2 brothers; 2 sisters; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren;
as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's
Funeral Home, Funeral Services on Tuesday, December 22, 1998 at 11 a.m. in
the United Church. Interment in United Church Cemetery, Bell Island.
GEEHAN, Hannah - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's
Mercy Home, on Monday, December 7, 1998 , after being a resident
for two months, surrounded by her loving family, Hannah Geehan (Nugent),
retired teacher, Topsail, age 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Patrick,
December 1980; grandson Patrick, October 1982; son Kevin, June 1997 and son-in-law
Art McDonald, October 1989. Leaving to mourn five daughters: Bernadette McDonald,
Mt. Pearl, Patricia Ahlin (George), Brookline, Mass., Brenda Keith (Ken), Mount
Pearl, Janet Pomakis (Mike), Dartmouth, N.S., Joan Hearn (Kevin); one son David
(Doreen), Topsail; thirteen grandchildren: Sean Geehan, Rayleen Rice, Darren
McDonald, Keith and Tammy Pomakis, David and Stephen Keith, Damien, Jeremy,
Liam and Ciaran Hearn, Julie and Michael Geehan; one great-grandson Adam Rice;
two sisters: Eileen Dwyer, Mt. Pearl and Genevieve Richards, Kitchener, Ont.;
sisters-in-law: Alice McCarthy, Pauline Williams, Lina, Mary and Monnie Geehan
and a number of nephews and nieces. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial
Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Mass at St. Thomas Villa Nova Church, Manuels
on Wednesday, December 9th at 10:30 a.m. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail.
Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to St. Patrick's
GREENSLADE, Bertram - Passed away suddenly at his home in
Longpond on Saturday, Dec. 5, 1998, Bertram Greenslade, age
79 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Ella (LeDrew)
of 50 years; one son Peter (Lorna); one daughter Betty Morgan (Ross); six loving
grandchildren: Christopher, Bonnie, and Curtis Morgan, Bethany, Andrew and
Jacob Greenslade; one sister Susie Vaters; also other relatives and friends.
Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation Sunday 10
a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Monday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9
p.m., Tuesday 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral to take place on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at
2 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery,
Foxtrap. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the
Janeway Children's Hospital Foundation.
Griffin, (Nellie) Ellen Teresa (nee Howard)
HICKEY, Vivian - 77, of Dartmouth, passed away December
29, 1998 at the Dartmouth General Hospital. Born at Bell Island,
Newfoundland. She was the daughter of the late William John and Lillian (Goodwin)
Martin. She retired from the Hotel Newfoundland in 1987, where she had worked
for many years. Surviving is her partner Cluny Jones; five daughters: Rosalind
Jacobs, Fort McMurray, Alberta, Cathy Murphy (Paul), Halifax, Anne Penny
(Paul), Saskatoon, Marilyn Phalen (Mike), Winnipeg, Carmel Stevenson (Randy),
Dartmouth; three sons: Jack Hickey (Shirley, British Columbia, George Hickey
(Darlene), Manitoba, Rod Hickey (Doreen), British Columbia; two sisters:
Lillian LeBlanc, Halifax, Jean Penton, Mount Pearl; son-in-law Derrick Malinowski;
daughter-in-law Jean Hickey; twenty-eight grandchildren; many great-grandchildren;
many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by daughter Betty Malinowski,
son Bob (Midge) Hickey. Visiting will be from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. today,
December 31, 1998. Funeral service at 1:00 p.m., all in Atlantic Funeral
Home, 771 Main Street, Dartmouth. Burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. In
lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the CNIB.
Hopkins, Daisy (nee Butler, known as Tot)
Kane, Maggie (nee Berrigan)
Knight, Caroline B. (Jamieson)
LAHEY, Eileen - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman
Hospital, Bell Island on December 25, 1998, age 52 years.
Left with loving memories son Rob, Kitchener, ON; mother Florence Lahey, Bell
Island; three sisters: Carolann Highmore, Toronto, Sonia Ash, Jinny Brazil,
both at Bell Island; three brothers: Peter Jr, Doug, both at Bell Island, Bas,
Cambridge, ON; special friend Peggy Lacey, as well as a large circle of other
relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral mass on
Monday, December 28,1998 at 11 a.m. in St. Michael's Church. Interment in Roman
Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
Lawlor, Rt. Rev. Msgr. Eric R.
Lawlor, Mary (nee Hanlon)
LEWIS, Bernard J. - Passed peacefully away at the Health
Sciences Centre on Tuesday, December 29, 1998, Bernard J. Lewis of
Holyrood, age 92 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Elizabeth (nee Fahey), son
John wife Assumpta, granddaughters Jeanette, Michelle and Darlene, son Bernard
wife Linda, granddaughter Shannon, all of Holyrood and daughter Margaret of
Los Angeles, also other relatives & friends. Resting at Hickey's Funeral
Home, Holyrood. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, December 31, 1998 at
11:00 a.m. from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment to follow in the R.C.
Cemetery, Northside, Holyrood.
PEACH, Samuel - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness
at the Grace General Hospital, Wednesday, December 16, 1998. Samuel
James Peach, Foxtrap, aged 74 years. Leaving to mourn his loving and
devoted wife Elizabeth of 53 years; four daughters: Helen (Cyril), Shirley
(Barry), Barbara (David), Rosalind (Roger); two sons: Robert (Barbara), Terry
(Sheila); twelve grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; also a large circle
of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral
Home, Kelligrews until noon Saturday. Funeral service will take place on Saturday,
December 19 at 2 p.m. from All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment to follow
at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill Road, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted
or donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation or a charity of
PERRY, Wilbert Bugden - Aged 81 years. Passed peacefully
away in the presence of his family at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital Palliative
Care Unit, on Saturday, December 12, 1998, Wilbert Bugden Perry of
Manuels (formerly of Catalina). Leaving to mourn his wife Gwendolyn; daughters:
Judy Johnson (Lloyd) and Beverley Lahey; son Roger (Connie); seven grandchildren;
brother Munden; two nephews, and a large circle of friends. Cremation has taken
place. Visitation at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Monday. Memorial Service 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, December 15th, 1998
from Topsail United Church. Interment to follow at Topsail United Church Cemetery.
Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity
of one's choice.
Sullivan, Mary L. (nee Egan)
TILLEY, Arline - Passed away at the Palliative Care Unit,
St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, December 9, 1998 in
the presence of her family, Arline Tilley, age 69, Kelligrews.
Leaving to mourn her loving husband Don; two sons: Don (Judy) and Andrew; four
grandchildren: Jeff (Louise), Robert (Ina), Roger and Andrea; two great-grandchildren:
Charlotte and Brandon, also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James
J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Saturday,
December 12th at 2:30 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the
Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Vokey, Etta Mary
Walsh, Martin, Corner Brook, NF
WICKS, Maud P. (nee Curlew) - Passed peacefully away at the
Health Sciences Center on December 27, 1998, Maude Wicks,
in her 91st year. predeceased by her husband Aldolphus, 1984. Leaving with
loving memories, her sons: Fred (Marie), Upper Gullies, Stan (Florence), St.
John's; daughters: Josephine (Harry Hayden), Alberta and Shirley (Fred Miller),
with whom she resided in Chamberlains; 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren
and 1 great-great-grandchild; also her brothers: Mark Curlew (Effie), les Curlew
(Josie), Botwood and Jim Freake (Geraldine), Gander; sister-in-law Edna Curlew,
Gander; and brother-in-law Cluney Wicks, St. John's; as well as a wide circle
of other family and friends. Resting at Hickey's Funeral Home, Kelligrews until
noon Wednesday, Funeral Services Wednesday, 2:00 p.m., from Topsail United
Church. Interment to follow at the Untied Church Cemetery, Dawes Road, Long
Pond. In lieu of flowers, a donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian
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