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The Telegram Obituaries
February 1996


Chafe, Eleanor (Nee Boone- Walsh)
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, February 18th, 1996 at the Hoyles Escasoni Home, Eleanor (Nellie) Walsh (Boone) Chafe. Predeceased by her first husband Peter R. Boone, long time C.N.R. employee. Left to morn with fond and loving memories her husband William (Bill) chafe; five sons; John (wife Marjory), Peter (wife Alice), Albert (wife Margaret), Jim (wife Margie) and Edward; also four step-children; Colleen, Stephen, Danny and David (wife Patricia); 23 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister Mary Lagana (Frank), Montreal; also many other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Caul’s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Mass at Holy Rosary Church, Portugal Cove, Wednesday, February 21st. 1996 at 11 am.. Interment at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Portugal Cove.

Knight, Weston
Veteran WW11. Passed away at the Health Sciences Center on February 14th, 1996, Weston Knight, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his parents John and Alfreda Knight, brothers; Maxwell, John and William Knight, sisters; Lydia Williams and Marjorie Foley. Leaving to cherish his memory are brothers; Walter Knight (wife Audrey), Albert Knight (wife Mildred), Pouch Cove; sisters; Vera Staubitzer (husband Werner), Pouch Cove, Mary Skiffington, St. John’s; also many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Thursday and Friday. Funeral Service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Saturday, February 17th, 1996 at 2 pm.. Interment to follow at the United Cemetery, Pouch Cove.**

Stone, Dorothy I. (nee Martin)
Passed away at St. Clare’s Palliative Care on Monday, February 12th, 1996, Dorothy I. Stone, aged 75 years. Predeceased by husband Eugene (Hughie) in 1973. Leaving to mourn three sons; Eugene (Lou), Orono, Ontario, Dennis (Duane), Mount Pearl, Randy (Elaine), St. John’s; niece Cynthia Coffen and great-niece Heather, St. John’s; brothers; Walter and Gerald, Harbour Grace; sisters; Margaret Murray and Helen Coffin, Kitchener, Ontario, Joan Wingfield, Harbour Grace; grandchildren; Wendy, Christopher, Susie, Eugene and Jennifer (Ed); great-grandson Dennis Banfield; also special friend and companion Eric Noseworthy. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 10 am – 12 noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Tuesday and from 10 am – 1 pm Wednesday. Funeral Service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, February 14th, 1996 at 3:30 pm.. Cremation to follow. Private family interment. Flowers gratefully accepted.

Woodman, Esther (nee West)
Passed peacefully away at the Glenbrook Lodge on Monday, February 12th, 1996, Esther Woodman (nee West), aged 90 years, formerly of Garnish and New Harbour. Predeceased by husband Nehemiah Woodman, New Harbour. Leaving to mourn her brother Clayton West, Grand Bank; two sisters; Frances Boutiller and Livy Walters both of Halifax; step-daughter Viola Higdon; step-daughter-in-law Muriel Woodman, both of New Harbour; step-son Lloyd (Carrie) Woodman, Winterton; five grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends, especially the residents and staff of Glenbrook Lodge. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm Tuesday, February 13th, 1996. Funeral Service on Wednesday, February 14th, 1996 at 2:30 pm from the Salvation Army Temple, Torbay Road. Interment to follow in the Salvation Army Cemetery, donations in her memory may be made to the Glenbrook Lodge.


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