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The Telegram Obituaries
January 2017

 

 

ADEY, W. E. Campbell - Passed peacefully away at Chancellor Park on Monday, January 2, 2017, surrounded by his loving family, W. E. Campbell Adey, in his 95th year. Retired employee of CN Railway and CN Marine. Campbell was a long standing member of Gower Street United Church Senior Choir and the Anchorman Barbershop Chorus. Predeceased by his parents, Herbert and Eleanor Adey; and his brother, Herbert. Leaving to mourn, his devoted wife of 66 years, Jean; children: Allison Miles, Janet Kent (Bob), Robert (Sue Wright) and Eleanor (Sheldon Bowman); brother, David (Elizabeth); grandchildren: Bobby Kent (Kerry), Heather Kent (Corey Goyman) and Tori Miles (Joe Seifert); great-grandchildren: Aiden and Jacob Kent, and Evelyn Goyman; as well as nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. Special thank you to the staff and caregivers at Meadowcreek Retirement Centre and Chancellor Park Nursing Home, and Erin at Barrett's Funeral Home. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, on Saturday, January 7, and Sunday, January 8, from 2-5pm. Funeral service will take place at Gower Street United Church on Monday, January 9, 2017 at 2:00pm, with interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery and a reception to be held back at Barrett's Reception Centre immediately following. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to a charity of one's choice. To view the online memorial guest book or leave a message of condolence, please visit www.barretts.ca.

BAKER, Douglas Patrick-(January 28, 1971 - January 3, 2017) - Passed away peacefully in the presence of his loving family, Douglas Patrick Baker, aged 45 years. Predeceased by his father Doug Baker Sr. Leaving to mourn the love of his life, his finace of 20 years Cindy Gosse (Cox); mother Sandra Baker; children Trevor Duke, Ashley Duke, and their mother Deanne Duke; Denikia Gosse and her brother Shane Gosse (Ashley Kirkpatrick); grandchildren Alexis Spurrell, Chloe Spurrell, and Blake Gosse; brothers Alfie Baker and Eddie Baker; nieces and nephews Brianna, Zachary, and Riley; good friend Derm O'Toole; as well as a large circle of extended family, in-laws, and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. The family will receive visitors on Thursday, January 5th, 2017 from 2 - 9 p.m, and Friday, January 6th, 2017 from 12 - 9 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Doug's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

BERNARD, Kenneth- (April 22, 1946 - January 1, 2017)- Passed away suddenly on New Year's Day at the Health Science Centre, Ken Bernard, age 70 years. Ken leaves to mourn his wife Pearl Duffy Bernard; step-sons Peter (Natalie), Michael (Sherry), and Paul (Suzanne); Step grandchildren Courtney, Cailyn, Robyn, Jesse, Morgan, Alex, and Liam. As to Ken's request, Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay, on Sunday January 8, 2017 from 2-4 p.m. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Bishop, Samuel
Passed away suddenly on Monday, January 9th, 2017, at his residence in Portugal Cove, age 85 years. Predeceased by his wife Beatrice (nee Barrett); daughter Debbie and son Ian. Leaving to mourn, daughter Deanne Spruuell (Ken); son Campbell; 9 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brother, Jake (Edith); also nieces, nephews and friends, especially his special buddies Jason Collins and Sterling Kean. Cremation has taken place at Samuel's request. There will be no visitation by request. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
(Contributed by Sandra Churchill)

CAREW, Edward Patrick- (October 7, 1956 - January 2, 2017)- Formerly of Mt. Carmel, Passed away suddenly at his residence at the age of 60. Predeceased by his parents Dorothy (Kirby) and Patrick; sisters Rita, Theresa and Bride; brothers Mik-e and Jack; father-in-law John Earle.Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of memories his partner Michelle; son Jared; daughter Kirby; his precious grandchildren Layla, Gemma and Patrick; sisters Barb (Gary), Isabella (Don), Michelle; brother Tom (Barb); brothers-in-law Dave Nugent and Fred Nolan; sister-in-law Anne-Marie Carew; Mother-in-law Barbara (Hughie); brothers-in-law Derrick (Denise) and Dwayne (Anna); sister-in-law Corrina (Bob) and Many nieces and nephews, as well as his buddies and co-workers at Purity Factories. Ed loved his time spent in the country with family and friends and playing his guitar around the campfire. Ed and his sense of humor will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home LeMarchant Road, on Wednesday, January 4 and Thursday, January 5 from 2 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place from Caul's Chapel on Friday, January 6, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted of donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

COLLINS,Edward Patrick - (September 23, 1930 - January 3, 2017)- Passed away at the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 Garfield Collins age 86 years. Predeceased by his parents Tim and Jessie Collins, sisters Isabelle Rowe and Frances Dawe, brothers Mac, Don and Reg niece Doris Johnson and nephew Calvin Rowe. Leaving to mourn his wife Lorraine (nee Boone) son Tim and daughter Rosalyn, granddaughters Krista and Katherine Carter as well as sister Marjorie Collins and brother Lloyd Collins and family. Also leaving to mourn a number of nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the staff at Glenbrook Lodge for all their care and compassion. No visitation, cremation has taken place. Funeral service Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel at the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge. Inurnment to take place at a later date. No flowers by request donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge.

COOMBS REID, Margaret Rebecca of St. John's, formally of Upper Island Cove, aged 81 years, passed away January 4th, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was a wonderful wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend who will live in our hearts forever. Support shown through conversations, visits, texts, gifts, phone calls and singsongs provided comfort beyond words. Cremation has taken place, interment at a later date.Funeral Service to be held 2:00pm Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at St. Mark's Anglican Church, Logy Bay Road.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arthritis National Research Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

Dakins, Margaret (Marg) Elaine (nee Lewis)
Passed away suddenly on January 8, 2017, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, at the age of 71. Predeceased by her parents Alexander (San) and Mabel Lewis, as well as the father of her children Henry Dakins. Leaving to mourn with fond memories her sons; Scott (Kim) and Trevor (Jolene); grandchildren Scotty, Stephanie (Brandon) and Brian; special friend Ian Barrett; friend Maxine Chipman; brother Alex (Bert); nephews Steve and Craig; step-grandchildren Christopher, Kenneth, Megan, Jacob, Leah and Jaxson; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Wednesday, January 11 from 10 A.M.- 12 Noon, 1-5 P.M. and 6-9 P.M.. Funeral service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Thursday, January 12 at 2 P.M., with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation or The Canadian Diabetes Association. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnell.com
(Contributed by Sandra Churchill)

DAVIS, James Harold- Passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, January 1, 2017. James Davis age 63 years. Predeceased by his parents: Russell and May; brother Russell and sister Inez. Leaving to mourn with cherished memories his wife Lora; daughter Allyson (Karl) Garrison; step daughters: Amanda Carter and Ashley (Mark) and their new baby William; sisters: Betty (Pat) Quigley, Sylvia (Derek) Parsons and brother: Llewellyn (Alice), also leaving to mourn the Newbury family. At James' request cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home 73 Commonwealth Ave. Mt. Pearl on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. from Barrett's Funeral Chapel, 73 Commonwealth Ave. Mt. Pearl. As expressions of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in James' memory to the ALS Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. To sign the online memorial guest book please visit www.barrett.ca

EARLE, Leslie Wade - Passed away suddenly on Saturday, January 7, 2017, in Goose Bay, NL, Leslie Earle, age 26 years. Predeceased by his grandmother, Ellen Earle; and his grandparents, Wilson and Una Green. Leaving to mourn his loss and hold his memory dear to their hearts, his loving parents: Wade and Blanche Earle; his sister, Natasha (Joe); his precious nephew and niece, Colin and Jenna; his grandfather, Edward Earle; as well as a large circle of aunts, uncles, cousins and close friends. Funeral service will be held in Red Bay, Labrador. Details to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Forteau Mental Health and Addictions Services, Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health. To view the online memorial guest book or leave a message of condolence, please visit www.barretts.ca

Bruce Edward French - (September 16, 1945 to January 4, 2017) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family at the Health Sciences Centre, on January 4th, 2017, Bruce Edward French. Predeceased by his parents Taylor and Eileen French, and sisters Janet and Heather French. Leaving with fond and loving memories his wife Connie French (nee Goff); two loving children Debbie French (Scott) and Jason French (Danielle); grandchildren Joshua, Brooke, and Sophia; brother Gary (Phyllis) French; sisters Diane (Terry) Best, and Peggy (Glen) Didham; brother-in-law David Goff; sisters-in-law Gloria and Sandra Goff; coworker and friend Dodge Evans; as well as nieces, nephews, and a large circle of extended family and friends. Bruce enjoyed hiZVs many years of service with PPG. Special thanks to Dr. McCarthy and Diane for their support and care, and always bringing a smile to Bruce's face, as well as the doctors, nurses and staff of 4NB at the Health Sciences Centre. A very special thank you to Dr. Rick Bhatia for his continuous support and love. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. The family will receive visitors on Friday, January 6th, 2017 from 12 - 9 p.m, and Saturday, January 7th, 2017 from 12 - 9 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at St. Pius X on Monday, January 9th, 2017 at 9:30 a.m, with interment to follow in the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers graciously accepted, or donations in Bruce's memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation.

GIN, EngFoung - (September 27, 1925 to January 6, 2017) - It is with great sadness and regret that we announce the peaceful passing of our wonderful mother (grandmother) of 91 years of age, on January 6th, 2017, after a short and courageous battle of cancer, in the presence of her loving family. Predeceased by her husband, Yen Hai (2001). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: William, David (Michelle), James, Bernice (Connelly), Mary (Garry), and Mee Ling (David); six grandchildren: Tyler, Timothy, Gregory, Michael, Michelle, and Melissa; and special sister-in-law in Richmond, B.C., Yet Heing Jim, and her family, Bing Soon (Margaret), children: Anita (Stephen; child Madeleine), Christopher (Kathy; child Mackenzie), and Desmond; and a large circle of relatives and friends around the world. Special thank you to the care and comfort provided by the Doctors and nursing staff at 4 West, St. Clare's Mercy Hospital and the Doctors and staff at the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Centre. EngFoung's special thank you to Dr. C.C. Tan, Dr. Amy Tong, and Dr. Thavanathan. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John's, NL. The family will receive visitors on Sunday, January 8th, 2017 from 5 - 9 p.m, Monday, January 9th, 2017 from 2 - 4 p.m& 7 - 9 p.m, and Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 from 10 - 12 noon. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 10th, 2017 at 1 p.m in The Carnell Memorial Chapel, with interment to follow in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations may be made in EngFoung Gin's memory, to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation.

HAYWARD, Mary Elizabeth- (April 20, 1919 - January 5, 2017) - Passed peacefully away following a short illness with her loving family by her side on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the age of 97 years, Mary (Duffy) Hayward, was predeceased by her husband James, daughter Elizabeth and granddaughter Mary. Leaving to mourn with many memories of a devoted Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother, Mary (Ron Smith), Jim (Patricia Penney), John (Pam Simmonds), Marg (Don Russell), Lynda (David Kirkland), Tony (Barbara Murphy), Debbie (Jack Power) and Paula (Ron Alcock). Grandchildren Keith, Ronnie, Ann Marie, Elizabeth, Kenneth, Denise, Michael, Deborah, Kelly, Sean, Colleen, Gemma, Ian, Blair, Paul, Mark, Nicki, Ronnie Jr., Jessica, Hughie. Mary had Twenty-Seven Great-Grandchildren: Alex, Katie, Amy, Dominique, Grace, Harry, Lilly, Jorden, Emily, Matthew, Jake, Claire, Chase, Emma, Kyle, Caitlin, Evan, Sarah, Molly, Bridget, Nathan, Ryan, Veronica, Eamonn, Lyla, Ella, Avea. Special Niece, Ann Perry, Special Nephews: Pat Hayward, Sean Duffy, and Randy Furlong. Dear friend, Fr. Slattery. Mary had many friends and was loved by all who knew her. While she loved her baking and sharing her favorite recipes, she also loved spending time with her family. Her zest for life was strong and her mind was sharp right to the very end. Mary's famous quote "You only get out of the bag what you put into it". The family would like to thank the staff at St. Clare's Hospital for their exceptional care during her final days. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home on LeMarchant Road, St. John's on Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm - 9 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Monday, January 9th at 9:30am. Interment to follow at Belvedere RC Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.cauls.ca

HILLIER, Janet Lorraine - Passed away at the age of 62. Predeceased by her father Garfield. Leaving to mourn her mother Anita, daughter Colleen Cook (Mark), son Patrick Farrell (Nicole), siblings and their families Mary Grant (Mike), Lynne Woolgar (George), Clyde Hillier (Judy), Brenda Crawley (Jim) and her four darling grandchildren Rachel and Noah Cook, Cole and Logan Farrell. A private family service has been planned. Donations may be made in her memory to the Newfoundland and Labrador Heart and Stroke Foundation. To sign the online memorial guestbook, please visit www.barretts.ca

HOLLAHAN, Rex- (November 21, 1942 - January 3, 2017)- http://www.cauls.ca/images/spacer.gifPassed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017, Rex Hollahan age 74 years. Predeceased by his parents Herb and Mary (nee Finley) Hollahan, his wife Patricia, daughter Sharon Crewe, son Randy, grandson Lance and his brothers Herb and Don. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his children: Michelle (Dave), Ricky, Cathy (Eddy), Jacqueline Dean (James), Sherrie, Rodney, Michael (Vickie) and Amanda (Ken); his siblings: James (Kay) and Doris (Gerald); as well as his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Renee who went above and beyond in the care she provided for our Dad. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Thursday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 1 p.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dad's memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation.

JONES, Dorothy - Passed away peacefully at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Wednesday January 4th, 2017 at the age of 101, our beloved Dorothy Louise Jones (nee Jackman). Dorothy (aka Dot, Mom, Nanny) enjoyed life immensely and was always learning new things, making new friends; she will be greatly missed by us all. She is pre-deceased by her husband Vincent; brothers John, Frank, Robert, and Dermott; sister Virginia (& brother-in-law George). Leaving to mourn her sons David, Bruce, Peter & Allan; daughter Diane Traverse (husband Gerry); sisters Shirley Birmingham, Sheila Patrick, Robyn Kemp, Karen Jackman, brothers David, Steve Jackman, sister-in-law Terry Jackman, 11 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren. Plus many other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the physicians, nurses and staff at St. Clare's hospital and Serenity Home Care. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home. 73 Commonwealth Avenue, Mt. Pearl. Visitation Thursday Jan 5th & Friday Jan 6th 2-4pm, and 7-9pm. Funeral mass to take place at Mary Queen of the World Church on Topsail Road Saturday Jan 7th at 9:30am. Interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Please visit www.barretts.ca to share a favourite memory of Dorothy. Donations made to the charity of one's choice in her memory.

JORDAN (nee Carey), Lena Theresa Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. L. A. Miller Centre on Sunday, January 1, 2016. Predeceased by her only son: Johnny and siblings: Helen Butler and William Carey. Leaving to mourn her daughters: Karen and Regina; grandchildren: Ryan Lamkin (Kristen), Matthew Lamkin (Megan), Micheal Jordan, Tyler Hickey (Maria), Adam Hickey (Stephanie), Colin Hickey (Emma) and Jessica Jordan; 3 great-grandchildren who brightened her days: Maddox, Sophia and Kylie. Special thank you to her caregiver, Mandy, Dr. Nora Duggan, Dr. Amanda Pendergast as well as the staff of the Palliative Care Unit. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Tuesday from 6:00 pm. - 8:00 pm. Interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lena's memory may be made to the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. L. A. Miller Centre. To sign the online memorial guestbook, please visit www.barretts.ca

JOY, James "Andy" - (February 4, 1950 - January 1, 2017)- Passed peacefully away, surrounded by his family on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at the Health Science Centre, James Andrew "Andy" Joy, age 66 years. Predeceased by his partner and best friend of 27 years Jean Jacques "JJ" Duguay and his parents Andrew "Gump" and Mary Joy as well as his niece Michelle Hann. Andy leaves behind his brothers, Mike (Ellie), Brian (Ruth), David (Linda), Stephen (Donna), and sister Carol (Ray Hann), as well as many other relatives and friends; and special four-legged companion Elly. Cremation has taken place at Andy's request, by Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, with visitation taking place on Wednesday, January 4 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Service to take place from Caul's Chapel on Thursday, January 5, 2016 at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations to the Lung Association/Heart & Stroke Foundation, or a charity of one's choice, are gratefully appreciated.

KELLY, Beverley - Passed away in the presence of her loving and devoted husband Richard and loving son Justin after a courageous battle with cancer. Beverley fought the good fight with grace and dignity. She is predeceased by her father Michael Power, mother Kathleen Power (Coady); brother Larry Power; sisters Margaret Ryan and Elizabeth Power; father in law Gerald Kelly and brother-in-law and sister-in-law Pat and Cynthia Kelly.Beverley leaves to mourn her devoted husband Richard Kelly and loving son Justin (Alicia Laite); and her two furry friends Ty and Haley.Also left with fond and loving memories are her sisters: Marie Strickland, Catherine Pittman, Frances Evoy(John), Ruth Foster(John), Carol Lundrigan(John): brothers: Tom Power(Barb) and Michael Power whom she loved dearly; one aunt Mary Coady; also her mother in law Mary Kelly; her brother-in-law, Brian Kelly(LouAnn); sisters-in-law: Rosalind Power, Anita Molloy(Bill), Judi Greene(Brian), Arlene Power(Tom) ,and Dianne Snarby (Harald). There are numerous nieces and nephews who were proud to call her aunt,especially Greg. She made many lifelong friends and she will be dearly missed. Special thanks to Doctor Kara Laing and staff of the Bliss Murphy Cancer Center, Dr. Denis O'Keefe Commonwealth Medical Center.Thank you also to the nursing staff of 5 north A Health Science Center. Thank you also to Wanda Hindy and her staff at Dominion Pharmacy Mount Pearl. Visitation will be at Barrett's funeral home, 73 Commonwealth Ave. Mount Pearl, Saturday, January7th, 2:00pm-5:00pm and 7:00-9:00pm and Sunday 1:00pm-5:00pm. Cremation to follow. Memorial service to be held from St. Peter's Parish, Ashford Drive, on Monday, January 9th at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Beverley's name to the NL. Autism Society or the St. Vincent De Paul Food Bank St. Peter's Parish, Mt. Pearl. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"May songs of the Angels bring you home before the face of God"

John "Todd" KIELLEY- (July 21, 1968 - January 3, 2017)- Passed away suddenly on January 3, 2017. Todd Kielley age 48 years, was a loving husband, father, son, and brother; Predeceased by his grandparents Gil and Kathleen Kielley; and Frank and Eleanor Warren. Left to mourn, his wife, Leslie; daughter Grace; son Chris Reid (Amber-Dawn Smith); mother Roseanne Kielley; father Gil Kielley (Leona Dube); brother Chris Kielley; parents-in-law Robert and Barbara Reid; brother in-law Rob Reid (Rhonda); his nephew Jake Reid; his niece Laura Reid; as well as a large number of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Todd was a financial advisor and was well-respected by his family, friends, peers, and his clients. He enjoyed playing with Grace, riding his motorcycle, loud music, late parties and video games. Todd was loved deeply and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Rd, on Friday from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 10 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are greatly accepted but a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be preferred.

LAWLOR, John- (April 12, 1942 - January 2, 2017)- It's with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Michael Lawlor in his 74th year on Monday, January 2, 2017. Predeceased by his parents Jack and Inez; brother Walter and sister Janet Marie. Left to mourn his partner and best friend Sandra Mackey; his children John (Tima), Cathy (Pierre) and Karen (Meredith); Sandra's children Renee (Brad), Karen (Steve) and his grandchildren. He will be remembered and missed by family & friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Wednesday, January 4th from 5 - 9 p.m. and Thursday, January 5th 12 - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place at Mary Queen of Peace Church on Friday, January 6th, 2017 at 9.30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation made in his memory to the SPCA.

LUNDRIGAN, Hayward - Age 81 years. Passed peacefully away on Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at the HSC after a courageous battle with dementia. Predeceased by his wife Margaret (nee Winsor), 2003 and brother David Lundrigan. Leaving to mourn his two sons: Stephen, Craig and their spouses Calla Kenny and Tania Nash. Both Calla and Tania were diligent in his care and guardians of his quality of life. Left to mourn are Hayward's two sisters Ruth and Rose along with equally beloved extended family members from the Kenny, Nash and Syvret families, all of which have special places in his life. Lastly his loyal companion Charlie, whom he loved dearly. For this abundance of wonderful people, especially his neighbors and coworkers at Newfoundland Tractor, who shared in Dads life we have no words to describe our gratitude.
The Lundrigan Family extends a heartfelt thanks to the caring professionals at the Pleasant View Towers long term care facility as well as the Nurses and Doctors of the HSC. Special thanks and gratitude to the Nurses of 5SB for their compassion, unwavering support and caring during his passing. We are forever grateful that you provided so much to our father when he was in such need.Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Sunday, January 8, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Memorial service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Monday January 9, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. with burial at the Anglican Cemetery on Forest Road to follow. No flowers by request. Donations will be gratefully received at the Alzheimer's Society of Newfoundland in his name.The humility, modesty and kindness lost today with Dad's passing, will be missed tenfold by those of us left behind to carry on in his footsteps. For the time he spent making us who we are today, we remain forever grateful. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

MASON (nee LeDrew), Rosalind Jane - January 3, 2017 - It is with great sadness, we announce the sudden passing of Rosalind (Roz) Mason, age 73 years of Avondale, NL. She passed peacefully away surrounded by family and friends at the Health Sciences Centre on January 03, 2017. Predeceased by her loving parents: C. Emerson LeDrew and Daisy LeDrew (nee Tilley) and brother Winston LeDrew. Leaving to mourn with treasured memories: her daughter Jolyn (Myron); son Jody (Cavell); sister Dallas Hewitt (Richard) and Aunt Daphne Earle; as well as many relatives and friends. She is resting at Carnell Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd, St. John's on Friday January 6 and Saturday January 7 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Monday January 9 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Roz's name may be made to Young Adult Cancer Canada.

McGRATH, Vaughn Thomas- (September 30, 1966 - January 1, 2017)- Passed away suddenly on January 1, 2017; loving husband, father, son and brother, Vaughn McGrath, aged 50 years. Predeceased by his mother, Nellie. Left to mourn, his wife, Sandy; children, Christopher and Laura; father, Val; brother, Mike (Regina); sister, Karen (Kenny Jackman); niece, Nicole (Patrick); nephews, Adam, Andrew (Alison) and Dylan (Paul) and his aunt, Bridget (Tom Murphy and family). Vaughn also leaves his father-in-law, James Follett; mother-in-law, Viola Follett; sisters-in-law, Jenny (Scott Lear) and Kim (Rick Scaplen); nieces, Rebecca, Sarah and Megan and nephew, Barry; as well as the Follett Boys who were like his second family and a large circle of relatives, friends, co-workers at Bell Aliant - especially the Cable Repair Crew and all his hunting buddies - especially Bill and Kerry Squires. Vaughn was an avid hunter. He loved his dogs, life and the great outdoors. His greatest love however, was his family - Sandy, Christopher and Laura, whom he cherished. We are devastated and heartbroken; he will be forever missed and forever loved. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Thursday from 11am-2pm and 4pm-9pm. A Funeral Service will take place from Caul's Chapel at 12 noon on Friday, January 6, 2017 with cremation to follow. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted.

Neary, Linda (nee Brocklehurst)
November 27, 1951-January 25, 2017

Passed peacefully away, after a lengthy battle with illness, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital surrounded by her loving and devoted family. Predeceased by her granddaughter Sarah Anne, her parents Bessy and Frank Brocklehurst, her mother and father-in-law Eileen and James Neary, and brother-in-law Peter Neary. This amazing woman, who loved everyone and was loved by all, leaves behind with beautiful memories, her loving devoted husband of almost 46 years, Francis, her three children Tracey (Keith Peddle), Kim (Rodney Rees) and Francis (Deanna), her seven beautiful grandchildren, who she loved, cherished and spoiled Cameron, Jacob, Brooklynn, Jordanne, Jessica, Cole and Samantha (Sean Foley). Coming from a large family with five sisters: Helen (Vince Manning), Debbie (Harold Quann), Ann (Mark Lush), Geraldine (Greg Halley) and Kelly (Hank Matthews); five brothers; Charlie (Linda), Mike (Millie), Frank (Joan), Tony and Craig (Kellie), as well as four sisters-in-law Mary (Mac, deceased), Eileen (Ed), Barb (Greg), Emily, two brothers-in-law Jim (Pat) and Don (Brenda, deceased). A beautiful and amazing wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, is loved by all who knew her. A large number of nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews, family and friends. On Dialysis for 16 years, the staff at Waterford Dialysis Unit became her second family, who she also loved and adored. Thank you to the doctors. nurses, and staff of the unit for your caring, patience and love all these years. Linda would often speak of the fun she would have while receiving treatment. The family would like to thank doctors, nurses and staff of 5 East and 4 West at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital who made her final days comfortable and peaceful. Many thanks as well to the pastoral care at both St. Clare's and Dialysis Unit for their many visits and prayers over the years. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Cremation has already taken place. Visitation on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 P.M. and 7-9 P.M.. A Funeral Mass will take place at 10 A.M. on Monday, January 30, 2017 from Holy Rosary Church in Portugal Cove- St. Phillips, with inurnment to follow at Holy Rosary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Linda's memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada.
(Contributed by Sandra Churchill)

NORTH, Antara - (November 7, 1932 to January 7, 2017) - Antara Ingrid North (nee Cirulis) born in Riga Latvia passed peacefully away January 7, 2017,at St Clare's Hospital surrounded by family. Predeceased by her husband Isaac. Leaving to mourn her children, grandchildren, daughter in law, son in law, sisters in law and brother in law. Also her very dear cousin Astrida Reader. Thank you to the doctors and nurses of St. Clare's hospital 7 east for their kindness and compassion.

O'REILLY(nee Manning), Mary Rose- (August 8, 1938 - January 6, 2017)- Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, January 6, 2017; Rose Mary O'Reilly, age 78. Rose was predeceased by her parents Thomas and Mary Manning and her brother Donald Manning. A much loved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, sister-in-law and friend to many - Rose leaves to mourn with loving memories, her daughter, Barbara Bugden (Jeffrey); son, Patrick O'Reilly (Bernadine); grandchildren, Jeremy O'Reilly and Stephanie O'Reilly (Tyler Moss); great-granddaughter, Madison O'Reilly; sisters, Marion Connors (Sam), Dorothy Lawlor (Billy deceased), Marilyn Wall (Bob); sisters-in-law, Rita Manning (Ed Brennan), Betty O'Reilly, Theresa O'Reilly and Joan McCabe. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Cremation has already taken place. Visitation on Monday from 4-9pm. Funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 10am from Holy Trinity Church with inurnment to follow at the Old RC Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rose's memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.

PENNEY, Ches-(February 28, 1932 - January 26, 2017) - Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on January 26, 2017, Ches Penney, aged 84 ears. Predeceased by daughter Maggie, parents Chesley and Ina, brothers Malcolm, Neville and Jim.This amazing man and proud Newfoundlander leaves behind with fond memories his loving wife Iris Petten and his children Jill (Bob Carter), Chris, Gail (Harry French), Dan (Barbara), Ches (Tamara), Joe (Connie), Hayley (Nick Chisholm), Cheslea (Mike Bradshaw), and stepson Grayson Ewing; grandchildren Jennifer (Colin), Jill (Jason), Dylan, Jackson, Julia (Conor), Diana, Charlotte, Grace, Cecilia, Anna, Sophie, Emily, Sarah, Chesley, Hillary and Everett; and great grandchild Daniel.Ches grew up in Carbonear and came from a large family and is remembered by brothers George (Helen), Jordan (Helen), Orville (Betty) and Fred (Anne) and sisters Elizabeth (Hallett) Winter, Anna (Alex) Thistle, Norma (Calvin) Pilgrim and Glenis (Glen) Murray.
Also fondly remembered by Margaret Penney, Kristine Penney, In-laws Vernon and Shirley Petten, and Eddie Kearley.Ches had a business career spanning more than sixty years during which time he developed an extensive group of close business associates and friends too numerous to name.  Ches dearly appreciated the many business partners and employees in the companies he founded and guided over the years.Special mention to Fred Taylor who worked alongside Ches from the early years in Grand Falls.  The family would like to thank the many caregivers who provide Ches with caring and support in his last years.Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road.  Visitation on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm, Sunday, January 29th, 201 from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm, and on Monday, January 30th, 2017from 10 am - 12 noon, 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm.  A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 31st at 2 pm from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue.  Cremation has taken place.  Interment will follow at a private family service.  Flowers gratefully declined.  Donations in Ches's memory may be made to the Salvation Army, Downtown Ministries, Canadian Red Cross, and the Canadian Mental Health Association NL. To send a message of condolence, please visit www.carnells.com   In recognition of the many friends, family and business acquaintances throughout his life, the family will be providing a live webcast of the service by connecting to http://www1.webcastcanada.ca/live/live/ea117.php

POWER, Cyril - (January 29, 1924 to January 7, 2017) - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, January 7, 2017 Cyril Power, aged 92 years. Cyril has gone to join his loving wife of 62 years, Marie (Bindon). Leaving to mourn children David (Bonny), Robert (Dave Philpott), and Maureen (Herb) Sexton; grandchildren Jennifer (Jason) Wiesen, Valerie Power, and Kate Sexton; great-grandchildren Emma, Thomas and Quinn Wiesen;  Brothers Bill (Geraldine) Power, John (Carmel) Power, Gerald (Carmel) Power, Robert (Anna) Power; sister Dot Power; Nieces and nephews Margaret Ann (Beehan) and Paul Power; Betty (Davidson), Pat (Hartery), Bill and Mike McCann; Michelle (Stevenson), Lisa (Mackey), Keith and Glenn Power; Janet (Whitehorn), Ronnie, Brian, Howie, Barry and Glenn Field; and Greg and Roberta Power. Marie's family played a great part in Cyril's life, including sisters-in-law Louise Doyle and Winnie Carew; nieces and nephews Jim Carew and Maria Reynolds; Wynanne Bindon, Jim Bindon and Tom Bindon; Maureen McCarthy and Alan Doyle. Predeceased by his parents William and Elizabeth Power; sisters Helen McCann, Kay Field and Molly Power; brothers-in-law Mike McCann, Hal Field, Tom Bindon, Jimmy Bindon, Andrew Bindon, John Bindon, Joseph Doyle and Jim Carew; and nephew Tom Doyle. Also leaving to mourn a wide circle of extended family and friends. A special thank you to the exceptional caregivers on the 8th Floor at Tiffany Village who treated Cyril like one of their family. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from the Basilica of St. John The Baptist at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to The Canadian Diabetes Association.

RUMSEY, Bernadette- (January 7, 1964 - January 6, 2017)- Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Palliative Care Unit on Friday, January 6, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer, Bernadette Rumsey, aged 52. Predeceased by: Wesley & Alice Rumsey, William Rumsey, Gerald & Mary Rumsey, Anne & James Johnson, Sharon & Barry Sheppard. Leaving to mourn her devoted husband of 34 years Brian, son Chad (Brittney), daughter Skyla (Curtis), grandchildren Briagh& Quinn. Mother Christina & father James McCormack, sisters Dianne (Maynard), Barb (Gary), brothers Kevin (Kathy), Jimmy (Lori), Leonard (Jeannette), Greg (Michelle), all her nieces & nephews, and a large circle of family & friends as well as her friends & co-workers from McLoughlan Supplies. Also left to mourn brothers-in-law: John Rumsey (Lucy), David Rumsey (Mary), Gary Rumsey (Christine), Sister in laws Debbie Byrne (Patrick), Lynn Withycombe (Craig) and Betty Rumsey. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home LeMarchant Road, on Monday, January 9 from 2 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Mass to take place at Corpus Christi on Tuesday, January 10 at 9:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

RYAN, James- (August 4, 1941 - January 5, 2017)- Passed peacefully away after a brief illness on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the Health Science Centre, age 75 years. Predeceased by his parents James and Hilda Ryan; sisters Edith and Marlene and brothers Val and Eugene. Leaving to mourn his friend Judy Goodyear; children Kim, Tina, Donna, Rayelle, Jamie and James; 7 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild; sisters Kay (Tom), Madonna (Art), Gloria (Leo), Geraldine (Max-deceased), Melita (Doug) and brother Brendan (Nina); sister - in - law Cathy; brother - in - law Ron, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Friday from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, January 7, 2017 from Caul's Chapel at 9:45 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

SAMUELSOM, Andy- (December 19, 1942 - January 5, 2017)- Passed away suddenly in the presence of his wife and soul mate, Rita, at his residence on January 5, 2017. Predeceased by his parents Andrew and Genevieve Samuelson; step-mother Vera O'Day; brothers Keith, Robert and Charlie; sister Debbie and step grandson Corey Horwood. Leaving to mourn daughter Sheffia; son André (Denise) and their mother Jude; 2 granddaughters Lila and Freyja who he adored and loved with all his heart; stepchildren Keith, Kim (Scott), Yvonne (Scott) and Rita, Debbie (Tony);8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; brothers Gus and Paul; sisters Elizabeth, Ruth (Jim) and Gail (Bill) as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins and an abundance of friends worldwide. Andy was a beautiful gentle soul who was truly one of a kind. Thank you to Dr. Bob and Bill W. Andy was so grateful for your gift. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Sunday from 1 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Monday, January 9, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made in his memory to a charity of one's choice.

SHEPPARD, Nathan- (July 13, 1917 - January 3, 2017) - Passed peacefully away on January 3rd, 2017 with family at his bedside at Caribou Memorial Veteran's Pavilion, age 99. Predeceased by his wife Pearl; daughters Grace and Cavell; granddaughter Joanne Fry; brothers Harold, Edward and Norman; sisters Florence, Lillian and Christine. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his daughter Elizabeth (Nelson) Fry; son Freeman (Diane) Sheppard; grandchildren Judy and Scott (Lisa) Sheppard; great grandchildren Nathan, Dylan and Madeline Sheppard and JaedonAssaly; two sisters Margaret and Cedella; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home LeMarchant Road on Thursday, January 5 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place from Caul's Chapel on Friday, January 6 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Nathan's memory to the Caribou Memorial Veteran's Pavilion.

SMITH (nee Moore), Muriel Marie - September 10, 1915 to January 4, 2017 - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Home on Wednesday January 4, 2017, Muriel Smith aged 101 years. Predeceased by her husband Frank (1992); son Philip Selwyn, brothers Howard and Rex; and sister Vera.  Leaving to mourn with loving memories her children: Robert (Vera-deceased), Joyce Bryant (Everett), Peggy Newhook (Garland) and Howard (Rosalind); daughter in law Maude; sister in law Marion LeDrew; 17 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren; a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff of St. Luke's Homes for the care and compassion shown towards Muriel while she resided there for 14 years.  Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Thursday January 5 from 6-9 p.m. Visitation then at Church of the Good Shepherd, Norman's Cove on Friday January 6 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday January 7 from 11-1 p.m.  Funeral Service to be held from Church of the Good Shepherd on Saturday January 7 at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow in Anglican Cemetery, Norman's Cove.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Muriel's name may be made to Church of the Good Shepherd, Norman's Cove, or a charity of one's choice.

Tobin, Beverly (nee Field)
Passed peacefully away January 30, 2017 after a courageous battle. Leaving to mourn; sons Matthew and Andrew, their father Doug. daughter-in-law Kyla, sister Corinne, brother-in-law Tony, nieces and nephews: Tara, Brad, Kenna and Marshall Eriksson, Cheryl Boland, Ed and Anthony Duggan, Stephanie Tobin, Craig Weir, Keira, Kassidy and Kasey Hammond, Parker, Max, and Charlie Simon, her Tobin family; Nick Sr. and Rosemary, Karen and Albert Weir, Nick Jr. and Glenda, Wanda And Chris Hammond, Bobby Simon and Lynette Oates, Ron and Jennifer Simon, Rosalie Simon, aunt Alice Keats and Husband Al: her forever friend Lynn Grant, and her special friend Patricia Butler. Also leaving to mourn aunts Rose Clift, Marilyn Doyle, Sue Villeneuve and husband Ivan, Beth Abbott, Uncle Ron Field and wife Laura, as well as a large circle of family, co-workers and friends. Special thanks to the staff at the Health Science Centre and the L.A. Miller Centre for their care and compassion. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation on Wednesday from 5-9 P.M. and Thursday from 2-9 P.M.. Funeral Mass will take place at 10 A.M. on Friday, February 3, 2017 from Holy Trinity Church with cremation to follow. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in Beverly's memory may be made to the Janeway Foundation.
(Contributed by Sandra Churchill)

TRIMM, Harrison James - Passed peacefully away after a long battle with Alzheimer's at Agnes Pratt Home on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at age 79. Predeceased by his mother Ella and father Lewellyn Trimm and brother Fredrick Trimm. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife Phyllis; daughter Marilyn Ellis (Wade); son Steven (Traci); sister Rev. Elise Squires (Maxwell); sister-in-law Olive Trimm and brother & sister-in-law Bill and Blanche Hollett; four grandchildren: Katharine, Mason, Nicholas and Liam; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the staff of Agnes Pratt Home and long term family physician Dr. Jennifer Stender. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, St. John's with visitation on Thursday from 7-9pm; then on Friday from 2-4pm and 7-9pm and on Saturday from 10am - 12noon. Funeral service from Wesley United Church, Patrick Street on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Donations may be made to Agnes Pratt Foundation or Wesley United Church (Building for Generations Fund). Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

WARFORD, Cyril William - (March 21, 1931 - January 7, 2017) -Passed peacefully away at Pleasantview Towers on January 7, 2017 at the age of 85. Cyril was predeceased by his two loving parents Florence (nee Squires) and William; wife Patricia; sisters Elizabeth (Matt Doyle) and Frances. Leaving to mourn his sisters Phyllis (James deceased) Katherine (Wes), Maureen (Steve), Rosemary (Fred) and Frances (James); special nephew Robert Kelly and his several other nieces, nephews, and their families. Special thanks to the caring staff at Pleasantview Towers of our loved one Cyril. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road on Sunday, January 8 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and on Monday, January 9 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place from Corpus Christi Church on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Kilbride Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.

WHITTEN, Stewart- (November 24, 1937 - January 1, 2017)- Passed peacefully away on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, age 79 years. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Friday from 4 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 11 a.m. from Caul's Chapel. Cremation to follow. Inurnment will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

 

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