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The Telegram Obituaries
BADCOCK, Ruth (nee Bartlett) - of Masonic Park, Mount Pearl,
NF. Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Centre on June 4th,
1998, aged 87 years. Leaving to mourn her daughter Betty Ann and son-in-law
James Streeter of Toronto and two grandchildren, Jane and Paul. One sister
Irene Rabbitts in Brigus. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater
Road. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, 1998. Funeral
service will be held on Monday, June 8, 1998 at 2 p.m. in the Carnell Memorial
Chapel. Interment to follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request.
Donations may be made to Gower Street United Church or a charity of one's choice.
BUTLER, Jessie (Hollett) - Passed peacefully away at the
Palliative Care Unit at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, June
7, 1998 Jessie Butler, Holyrood, age 50 years. Predeceased by her
father Garfield Hollett, 1984 and brother Chesley Hollett, 1992. Leaving to
mourn her loving husband Winston; three daughters: Tina (Brad), Edmonton, Kim
(Bill), Edmonton and Jenine at home; two grandchildren: Bradley and Melanie;
her mother Alice Hollett; two brothers: Freeman (Sheila), Lambert (Alvina);
three sisters: Beatrice Butler (Hubert), Mary Paul (Jerome), Maude Temple (Jack);
also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral
Home, Kelligrews until Noon Wednesday. Funeral to take place on Wednesday,
June 10th at 2 p.m. at St. Peter's Church, Upper Gullies. Interment
in the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies.
Churchill, Stanley (Stan)
Cooper, Reverend Joseph N.
DAWE, Barbara Florence - of Kelligrews. Passed away peacefully
at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, June 26, 1998, age
50 years. Predeceased by her father Cecil Cluney. Leaving to mourn her loving
and devoted husband of 29 years Sidney; two daughters: Judy Dawe and Sarah
Jennings (Douglas); one son Harold and one grandson Ashton; also her mother
Violet Cluney; two sisters: Bernice Lidstone (Duncan), Janet Rideout (Roger);
one brother Nicholas Cluney (Moira); also a large circle of other relatives
and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews.
Funeral service to take place on Monday, June 29,1998 at 2:30 p.m. in the Kingdom
Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Middle Bight Road, Kelligrews. Interment at Mount
Pleasant Cemetery, St. John's. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may
be made to the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of Canada.
DAWE, Graham - Passed peacefully away at his son Ches's residence
in Upper Gullies on Saturday, June 6, 1998, age 80 years.
Predeceased by wife Lillian in May 1997. Leaving to mourn five sons: Leonard
(Rosemary), Chesley (Joan) with whom he resided, Graham Jr. (Cecilia), Clifford
(Ilah), Perry (Theresa); three daughters: Jean Hillier (Donald), Marilyn Noseworthy
(Randy), Dawn Ring (Pat Jr.); 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; sister
Marjorie Jefford of Long Pond; and brother Frank (Bertha) of Toronto; and other
relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave.
on Sunday 2 p.m.-5 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m., on Monday 2 p.m.-5 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9
p.m. and on Tuesday 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service on Tuesday, June 9 at
2 p.m. from Barrett's Funeral Home with interment to follow at the Anglican
Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made
to a charity of one's choice.
GRIMM, Emily Blanche - Passed peacefully away in the loving arms of her children, at West Palm Beach, Florida, in her 63rd year, on June 2nd, 1998. Daughter of the late Samuel and Mabel (Williams) of Tack's Beach, Placenta Bay and St. John's. Predeceased by brother Raymond. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Renee Boehme (Doug), West Palm Beach and Susan Haas (Jonathan), Maryland; one darling granddaughter Rachel; three sisters: Irene Cunningham (Ian), Brantford, Ont.; Mary Chafe (Arthur), St. John's; Bertha Beck, Ottawa; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Special aunt, Maude Brown and cousin Marie. Cremation has taken place. Interment will take place in Ohio on Monday, June 8th.
HAWCO, Judy Ann - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Centre on Monday, June 8, 1998, Judy Ann Hawco of Bell Island,
aged 46 years. Predeceased by her parents: Joseph and Ollie Hawco. Leaving
to mourn with fond and loving memories, her sisters: Roma Hawco, Wabush, Labrador
and Annette Hurley (Martin), Bell Island; brothers: David, Toronto, Gerald
(Florence), Bell Island, Brian (Judy), Wabush, Labrador, Lester (Betty), Bell
Island, Paul (Donna), Cow Head, George (Colleen), Cambridge, ON and Keith (Marilyn),
Bell Island; special nephews and nieces: Brian, David, Martin Jr. and Joe Hurley,
Jeanette and Angela Hawco, Staci Hawco, Ian and Candace Hawco, Joey George
and Christopher Hawco; other relatives and friends. At Judy Ann's request,
cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held from St. Michael's
Church, Bell Island at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory
may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to the
care of Carnell's Funeral Home.
JEFFORD, Olive - Passed suddenly away at the Health Sciences
Centre on Friday, June 5, 1998, Olive Jefford, Long Pond,
age 80 years. Predeceased by husband Robert (1981). Left with fond and loving
memories, two sons: Boyd (Claire), Robert (Gertie); one daughter Joyce Kennedy
(Stewart); seven grandchildren, also nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation
on Sunday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m., Monday 10 a.m.-12
noon. Funeral to take place on Monday, June 8 at 2 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.
KELLY, William - Passed away in the presence of his family,
with great dignity, after a long, courageous battle with cancer, at the Palliative
Care Unit at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, on Tuesday, June 9, 1998,
William Kelly of Holyrood, aged 56 years. Predeceased by his father
Richard, 1966, his mother Eleen, 1944 and four brothers Joseph, Richard, Paul
and Dominic. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife Ann of 36 years; one daughter
Kimberly (Dave), Thompson, Ontario; three sons: Bill Jr. (Bertha), Holyrood;
Paul (Shelly), Kelligrews and Darren, St. John's; four very special grandchildren:
Robyn and Allison, B.J. and Christopher; three sisters Agatha Hawco (special
friend Tom Carroll), Lakeview; Mary Gushue (George), Holyrood; Betty Woodford
(Bill), Lakeview; one brother Gerald (Mary), St. John's; three sisters-in-law
Mary Kelly, Rita Kelly and Theresa Crawley and a number of sisters-in-law and
brothers-in-law in Marystown; special niece Helen Hawco (Mike) and a large
number of other nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at
Hickey's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral Mass to be celebrated at Holy Cross
Church on Friday, June 12, 1998 at 11 a.m. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery,
KENNEDY, John (Jack) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's
Mercy Hospital on Saturday, June 27, 1998, John (Jack) Kennedy in
his 77th year of Woodford's Station, Holyrood. Left with fond memories are
his loving wife Rose (nee Dwyer); his daughters: Stella Rose (Lar) Guelph,
ON., Rosie Josephine Fleming (Angus), Holyrood; his sons: Wilfred (Margaret),
Holyrood, Donald (Donna), Mount Pearl; his seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild;
his sisters: Genevieve Kent, Power's Guest Home, Holyrood, Ann Dixon, Ontario;
his brother Arch, Buchans; also a large circle of other relatives and friends.
Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Sunday from 2 p.m.-5
p.m. and 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m. and on Monday from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Funeral will
take place on Monday, June 29,1998 following 2 p.m. mass at Holy Cross Church,
Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood.
KENT, Mary Veronica (Rone) - 81, Prospect, formerly of Halifax,
died June 9, 1998, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, New Infirmary
Site. Born in Bell Island, Nfld., she was a daughter of the late Ambrose and
Blanche (Churchill) Brown. She worked with the Salvation Army and Even Tide
Nursing Home, Cambridge, Ont. for 10 years. Surviving are daughters: Patricia
(Pat) (Mrs. Thomas Rose), Prospect, Blanche (Mrs. Maurice Emsley), Point Claire,
Que.; brothers: Jack, Frank, Bell Island, Ambrose, Michael, Brantford, Ont.;
10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband
William B.; son Michael in infancy; sisters: Marie, Anastasia (Stacia), Sheila;
brothers: Herbert, Frederick, Ronald. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today in Atlantic
Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd,. Halifax. Funeral 2:30 p.m. Friday in St. Joseph's
Roman Catholic Church, Shad Bay, Rev. Leonard Fischer officiating. Burial in
Holy Cross Cemetery. Donations to any charity.
LEWIS, Patrick F. - Passed away suddenly at the Health Science
Complex on Thursday June 4, 1998, Patrick F. Lewis of Conception
Harbour in his 75th year. Predeceased by son Gerard (1986). Left to morn with
fond and loving memories his loving wife Rita; sons: Pat (Doreen), Edward (Donna),
Steven (Marion), Robert and step-daughter Genevieve (Bill) Smith; 12 grandchildren,
5 great-grandchildren; sister Mary Walsh as well as a large circle of relatives
and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour on Saturday
and Sunday. Funeral mass to take place on Monday June 8, 1998 at 10:30 am at
St. Anne's Church, Conception Harbour. Interment to follow at St. Anne's Roman
Catholic Cemetery, Conception Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Mauger, Amelia E. (nee Courtney)
NEWTON, Joan Donna - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's
Hospital on Tuesday, June 30th, 1998, age 59 years. Leaving
to mourn, daughter Dawn, B.C.; sister Kathleen Kent, Bell Island; brother David
Slade, Ontario; cousin Dominik Slade and wife Rosalyn; also many nieces, nephews,
other relatives and her many friends at Regency Apartments, especially Florence.
Upon her Request, Cremation has take place. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery,
O'Leary, Denis Patrick Andrew (Andy)
O'LEARY, Frederick F. - Formerly of Bell Island, Newfoundland
and long time employee of A.G. Simpson. Passed away peacefully on Saturday,
June 6, 1998 at the University Hospital, London, Ontario at the age
of 57. Predeceased by his parents, Margaret and Charles O'Leary, his infant
son, Fred Jr. and his grandson, Blake Murphy. Beloved husband of Alice (nee
Dwyer). Devoted father of Ellie (Mike Ralph), Molly (Peter Murphy), Terry,
Dean and Cindy. Loving grandfather of Brent Murphy, Angie and Danny Gear. Fred
(affectionately called Foot) is survived by his brothers: Charlie, Bill and
Walt; and his sisters: Liz, Lil, Laura, Sandra, Rosalind, Cynthia and Sharon.
Fred will be dearly missed by his numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.
Friends will be received at Little's Funeral Home, 223 Main Street East, Cambridge
(519-623-1290) on Monday from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Parish
Rosary will be recited on Tuesday evening at 8:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian
Burial will be conducted at St. Patrick's Church, 53 Wellington Street, Cambridge
on Wednesday, June 10, 1998 at 9:30 a.m. with Father Robert Dunn officiating.
Interment to follow at Mount View Cemetery. If desired, remembrances may be
made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation in loving memory.
PENNEY, Gertrude (nee Gorman) - Passed peacefully away at
the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on June 25th, 1998,
in her 60th year. Predeceased by her father Patrick; brother William; and husband
Edward. Leaving to mourn her loving mother Margaret; one sister Donna (Mrs.
Vernon McIsaac), NS; two brothers: Leo (Catherine), Bell Island and Mike (Mary),
BC; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews and other
relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on
Saturday, June 27th, 1998 at 3 p.m. from St. Michael's Church. Interment
in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
PENNEY, Marie - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Centre on Thursday, June 4, 1998, Mrs. Marie Penney (nee Browne) of
Paradise, three days short of her 67th birthday. Predeceased by her loving
husband Wallace (October 22, 1989) and parents Levi and Sarah Browne and brother
Jim Browne. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her loving sons:
Clayton (Bernice Pynn) and Gary (Andrea Hennebury); her loving and devoted
grandchildren: Clayton (Vickie Squires), Jamie (Kelli Fowler), Krista and Stephen.
Also leaving to mourn her loving siblings: Harold Browne (Jane), Blanche John
(Jim), Levi Browne (Eileen), Charles Browne (Carol), Bertha John and special
long time friends: Mabel Dodd and Elsie Rice; also her mother-in-law Mrs. Mary
Penney; sister-in-law Blanche (Reid) Browne; brothers-in-law: Fred Penney (Mildred)
and John Penney (Georgina) and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives
and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 10
a.m. - 10 p.m. Friday. Funeral service from St. Teresa's Parish on Saturday,
June 6, 1998 at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Flowers appreciated as well as donations to the Lung Association.
PORTER, Mr. Raymond - Passed away at Salina Regional Health
Center at age 74. Resident of Salina, KS since 1970. Born June 12, 1923; Died June
9, 1998. Born in Manuels, Newfoundland, Canada. Mr. Porter had worked
for J.S. Frank Construction Company for 25 years and was a construction superintendent.
He had come to the Salina Area to help in the construction of U.S.A.F. missile
silos. He was a member of the Christ Cathedral Episcopal Church, Salina. He
was a mason. Survived by his spouse, Annie Porter, of the home; two sons: Stephen
Porter, Derby, Geoffrey Porter, Salina; daughter Helen Lancaster, Long Beach,
Ca.; brother Edward Porter, Manuels, Newfoundland, Canada; five grandchildren;
two great-grandchildren. Funeral 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 12, 1998 at the Christ
Cathedral Episcopal Church, Salina with the Rev. B.E. LeBarron officiating.
Burial in the Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina. Memorials are suggested to Ashby
House Salina. Friends may call at the Ryan Mortuary Thursday until 8:00 p.m.
and until the hour of the service.
POWER, Ellen (Nell) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's
Mercy Home on June 28, 1998 in her 85th year, of Bell Island.
Predeceased by husband Corneilius and son John. Left to mourn six children
Jim (Leslie), Orangeville, Ontario; Con (Shirley), Mississauga, Ontario; Doreen
Snelgrove, St. John's; Theresa (Kevin Shea), Cambridge, Ontario; Bernadette
Kennedy, St. John's; and Margaret (Gerald Purcell), Ontario; sister-in-law
Agnes Kent; sons-in-law, Fred Snelgrove and Clayton Kennedy; 15 grandchildren,
2 great-grandchildren; The Power family; as well as a large circle of relatives
and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home, Bell Island. Funeral Mass
on Wednesday, July 1st at 11:00 a.m. in St. Michael's Church. Interment in
R.C. Cemetery, Bell Island.
REES, Vera M. - Passed away on Thursday, June 11th,
1998 in her 73rd year. Predeceased by her husband John C. Rees,
September 1, 1995. Leaving to mourn one sister Valerie Mahgill (Patrick);
two brothers: Eric (Sandra) Lewis and Clive (Carol) Lewis; sisters-in-law:
Enid Brown, Doris Budgell, Denise Rees; brothers-in-law: Frederick Rees (Sadie),
Harold Rees (Margaret); a number of nieces and nephews and a large circle
of relatives and friends. A Memorial Service will be held at All Saints Church,
Foxtrap at a time to be announced. Donations in her memory may be made to
the Canadian Cancer Society or the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic.
Short, Frances (nee Button)
SPARKES, Leslie Charles (Les) - Passed peacefully away at
his residence in Kelligrews, in the presence of his loving family and friends,
on Saturday, June 20, 1998, after a short but courageous battle
with cancer, age 57 years. Predeceased by his father Charles (1985) and son
Leslie Jr. (1991). Leaving to mourn his loving wife Frances (nee Dunne); three
sons: Paul in Vancouver, Troy in St. John's and Danny in Alberta; three daughters:
Jennifer in Vancouver, Michelle (Gary) in Ontario, Jackie (Mike) and granddaughter
Molly in Ontario; his mother Mrs. Mildred Sparkes, St. John's; dear sister
Audrey Galloway (Jim), St. Catherines, Ontario; their son John his special
nephew and great niece Cassandra; mother-in-law Mrs. Susan Dunne, St. John's;
special sister-in-law Terry Richardson (Bill) and family, St. Thomas's Line;
brother-in-law Ralph Dunne (Dot) and family, Mt. Pearl; special uncle Fred
Moore, St. John's. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mt.
Pearl, Sunday 12 p.m.-9 p.m., Monday 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Funeral
service 2 p.m. Tuesday at Gower St. United Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers
gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer
Sullivan, Margaret (Maggie)
Sweeney, John (Jack)
THERIAULT, Irene (nee Hunt) - Passed peacefully away, after
a courageous battle with cancer, on June 29, 1998 at Colchester
Regional Hospital, Nova Scotia, at age 58. Predeceased by mother Marguerite;
father Peter; sister Bernice. Leaving to mourn with fond, loving memories,
husband Donald; daughters: Debbie (Mike), Donna (Arthur), Irene; son Donald
(Evelyn); five grandchildren: Keith, Sean, Tyler, Samantha and Riley; sisters:
Marie (Bob), Marg (Bill), Lorraine (John); brothers: Mac (Betty), Peter (Shirley),
Ron (Catherine), Randy (Catherine). She will also be missed by a large circle
of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Returning home for Burial. Viewing
on July 27, 28 at 8 Grandview Ave., Paradise. Service to be held on July 29
at the Anglican Cathedral Church on Church Hill at 2 p.m. Interment to Anglican
Cemetery on Forest Road.
TILLEY, Mary Josephine - Passed peacefully away at The Grace
General Hospital, Friday, June 19, 1998, Mary Josephine Tilley (Larkin) aged
62 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 42 years, Jed; one brother
Jack and wife Vicki; five sisters: Betty Price, Peg O'Brien, Joan Cleary and
husband Bill, Donna Dawe, Brenda Chaytor and husband Kevin; one sister-in-law
Mona and husband Jim; five brothers-in-law, Franklin, Lloyd and wife Hilda,
Les and wife Georgina, Don and wife Arlene, Oswald and wife Daphne; and a large
number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James
J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to
9 p.m. Funeral mass at St. Thomas of Villa Nova, Manuels, 10:30 a.m. Monday,
June 22, 1998. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail.
TOBIN, Margaret (nee Jackman) - Passed peacefully away at
St. Patrick's Mercy Home after a long illness on Friday, June 5th,
1998, age 89 years. Margaret Tobin formerly of Bell
Island. Predeceased by husband Larry, 1957, son Dominic, sisters: Mary and
Bride; brother Steve; granddaughter Rosalind Durdle, grandson Leander Tobin;
sons-in-law: Walter Maloney, Sid Lovell, and Wilfred House, grandson-in-law
Fred Burke. Leaving to mourn daughters: Mary Maloney, Bernadine House, and
Margaret Rose (Melvyn); ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three
great great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the
staff of the first floor, St. Patrick's Mercy Home, for their care and kindness.
Also to Mary Maloney and the staff of Maloney's Nursing Home, the Goulds, for
their loving care and kindness for seven years. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home,
LeMarchant Rd. Visiting Hours Friday, 7 P.M. - 9 P.M. and Saturday and Sunday
2 P.M. - 5 P.M. and 7 P.M. - 9 P.M. Funeral Mass on Monday, June 8th,
1998, at 9:30 A.M. from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Rd. Interment
at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
TOBIN, Millicent (nee Pike) - Passed peacefully away at
the Palliative Care Unit, St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, June
2, 1998, in the presence of her loving family after a courageous battle
with cancer, Millicent Tobin, Manuels, age 77 years. Predeceased
by her husband Walter Sr. 1984, two brothers Clifford and Angus. Left with
fond and loving memories are seven children: Angus (family), Vancouver, Patricia
(Gary Nugent), Cynthia (Peter Jardine) Rita (Gordon Walsh), Walter (Betty),
Joan (Pat Whiffen), Labrador City, John (Brenda), Labrador City; eighteen grandchildren
and four precious great-grandchildren. She is survived by her brother Leigh
(Rosie); sister-in-law Margaret (Charles), Winchester, N.S.; special brother-in-law
Kevin Tobin (Mary), Manuels, also nieces, nephews, and a large circle of relatives
and friends especially at the Golden Age Club, CBS, Paradise Adventure and
Twilight Club, Kelligrews. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral
Home, Kelligrews. Funeral notice later.
WHELAN, Beatrix - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's
Mercy Home on Thursday, June 4th, 1998, surrounded
by her loving family, Beatrix Whelan, age 88 years. Predeceased
by her husband James and son Peter; parents James and Catherine Hayes; brothers
Larry, Michael and Edward Hayes; sister Marcella. Leaving to mourn sons: Dan
(Jean), Mike (Stella), Joseph (Nancy); daughter Ida Moores (Roger); fourteen
grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sisters: Mary Holden, Jessa Smeaton,
Josephine Mooney (Matt), Eleanor Ryan (Francis); brother Christopher Hayes
(Cecila); sister-in-law Ida Pierce; brother-in-law Thomas Ryall and special
relative Pat Whelan; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday 7 PM -
10 PM and Friday Noon - 5 PM and 7 PM and 10 PM. Funeral Mass on Saturday,
June 6th, 1998 at 10:30 AM from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay
Road. Interment at Holy Family Cemetery, Paradise-St. Thomas.
WILLIAMS, Thomas J. - Passed peacefully away at the L.A.
Miller Centre on Wednesday, June 3, 1998, Thomas J. Williams of
Conception Harbour, aged 62 years. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Mary
Williams, brother Gerard and sister Frances. Leaving to mourn his sister Margaret
(Tom); his brothers: Clarence, Jack (Helen), Paddy (Shirley), Kenneth (Anna),
Bill (Olive) and Ron (Roseanne); several nieces and nephews and other relatives
and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour. Funeral
Mass 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Anne's Church, Conception Harbour. Interment
at the R.C. Cemetery, Conception Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
WOODFORD, Francis P. (Frank) - Passed peacefully away at
the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Center on Thursday, June 25th,
1998, Francis P. Woodford (Frank), in his 88th year, of
Hr. Main. Left with fond and loving memories are his devoted wife, Marie (nee
Dalton), of 58 years; his sons: George Basil (Hilary), P.E.I., Bert (Sharon),
Holyrood, Frank (Corina), Avondale; his daughters: Marion Seward (Bob), Lillian
Lewis (Eugene), all at Hr. Main; 12 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; his
brother Tom (Joan), Hr. Main; also a large circle of other relatives and friends.
At his request, cremation has already taken place. Friends may call at Dunphy's
Funeral Home, Holyrood, on Friday, June 26th, 1998 from 4 p.m. to
10 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, June 27th following Mass
at 1:00 p.m. from Sts. Peter & Paul
Church, Hr. Main. Inurnment will be in Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Hr.
Main. Flowers gratefully accepted. In memory of the wonderful care he received,
donations may be made to the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Center.
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