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The Telegram Obituaries
March 2003

 

 

ANDERSON, Margaret Victoria - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, March 24, 2003, Margaret Anderson, aged 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Dr. Thomas Anderson. Leaving to mourn her daughters: Sandra (David Baird) and Janet (Charles Wilson) and four grandchildren: David Baird, Ottawa, ON, Diana Birchard, Washington, DC, Cathy Parsons, Boston, MA and Andrew Wilson, Boulder, CO; great-grandchildren Lucy and Thomas Baird; sister Sandra Munn. At Margaret`s request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday, March 27, 2003 at 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Janeway Children`s Hospital Foundation or to a charity of one`s choice.
March 25, 2003**

Andrews, Rhoda (nee Brown)
Passed peacefully away at her residence on Friday, March 7, 2003, Rhoda Andrews in her 88th year. Leaving to cherish her memory are her husband Cyril; daughters Ruth Smith (Ray) and Rhonda Wicks (Rene); beloved grandchildren Pamela O'Brien (Simon), Lori Smith (Glen Crowley), Heidi, Andrew and Michael Wicks; great-grandchildren Katie, Mark and Claire O'Brien, Allie and Emma Crowley; sister Lenora Embroski (John); brothers Ben Brown (Thora) and George Brown (Kay); sister-in-law Annie Collett, nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm and Sunday from 2-4 pm with cremation to follow. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, March 10, 2003, at 11 am from St. Michael and All Angels Church with inurnment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation or a charity of one's choice.

ANTHONY, Caleb Norman - June 15, 1922 to March 13, 2003. Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home surrounded by his loved ones. Member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 1 and a former Merchant Marine. Predeceased by his daughter Barbara Ann Halley and loving father to Deanna O`Reilly (Gerald), Daphne Rentz (Don), Judy Lundrigan (Randy), Barry (Florence); also his loving partner and friend, Jessie Wiseman, his extended family Rod, Charles, Charmain, Sandra, Cathy, Fred, Patsy. His fun-loving spirit will be missed by his 14 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and the Martin family. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home Saturday and Sunday, March 15 and 16, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral to take place Monday, March 17, 2003 from Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow.
"We`ll meet again some sunny day"
March 15, 2003**

AYRE, Hartley St. John - Died peacefully on Saturday, March 22, 2003, aged 90. Husband of the Late Joan; dear father of David; father-in-law to Jan and grandfather to Rachael, Georgina and James. Funeral on Monday, April 7, 2003, at 11:30 a.m. from Haycombe Crematorium, Whiteway Road, Bath UK. Donations to Cancer Research may be forwarded to: E. Hooper & Son, 13 St. James Parade, Bath, UK BA1 1UL.
March 30, 2003**

BALL, Caroline Mary - Passed peacefully away on March 29, 2003, Caroline Mary Ball (nee Grace) at her home in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL. Former President of the Canadian Ladies Curling Association and Provincial Girl Guide Commissioner. She was inducted into the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, the Provincial Sports Hall of Fame and the Provincial Curling Hall of Fame. She was well known for her involvement in amateur theatre and for her dedicated service to her parish and diocese. Predeceased by her husband Dr. Reginald W. Ball, parents Charles and Mary Grace, infant sister Eileen and brother John P. Grace. Leaving to mourn her three children; Sonia (Evan Poisson), R.G. (Jerry) Ball (Maureen) all of Calgary, AB and Cindy (John Fleet) of Happy Valley - Goose Bay, NL and her six grandsons Stephen, Ryan, and Regan Taylor, and Michael, Robert and David Fleet. Also leaving to mourn her sister Geraldine Stimson, her brothers Donal Grace (Shirley) and Bill Grace (Martha), sisters-in-law Evelyn Round and Nina Edison (Gilvey) all of Ontario, Aunt Jean Whitty of St. John`s as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 2, 2003 at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Grand Falls-Windsor at 11 a.m. Interment at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Union Street, Grand Falls-Windsor. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Central Funeral Homes Ltd. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ball Memorial fund, which will recognize outstanding merit of a graduating student from Exploits Valley High School. This fund has been established in memory of Reg and Caroline Ball. Donations may be made to the CIBC Grand Falls-Windsor Branch, 1 Church Rd, Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, A2A 1Y9. For condolences on line please visit www.centralfuneralhomes.ca
April 02, 2003

BARRETT, Bruce Bursell - Passed away suddenly at his residence on Sunday, March 16, 2003, Bruce Bursell Barrett (Past Master of Avalon Lodge and member of Mazol Shrine). Aged 56 years. Leaving to mourn with fond memories his loving wife Colette (nee Edstrom); daughter Kym; two sons: Robin and Morgan; brother David Barrett (Elizabeth); sister Elizabeth Tessier; sisters-in-law: Marjorie McPherson and Judy Edstrom (her son Adam Marsh); brothers-in-law: Dr. Harry Edstrom (Grace), and Bob Edstrom; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday from 7-9 p.m.; on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., and on Wednesday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral services to be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2003 from George Street United Church. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Mazol Shrine. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 17, 2003**

Beckett, Annie (nee Matthews)
Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Senior Citizens Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, March 11, 2003. Mrs. Annie Beckett of Old Perlican, aged 92 years. Predeceased by husband James; brothers; Walter and Archibald Matthews and son-in-law Fred Hopkins. Left to mourn daughter Mary Hopkins, Brownsdale; granddaughter Judy (Clarence King); two great-grandchildren; Amy King, Hant's Harbour and Dr. Roger King, Alberta; sister-in-law Effie Matthews, and a number of nieces and nephews of St. John's. Rev. Yvonne Crocker conducted the Funeral Service on Thursday, March 13 at the United Church and Cemetery, Old Perlican. Funeral arrangements were dirceted by Hopkin's Funeral Home, Old Perlican.

Bennett, Margaret Mary (nee Fleming)
Passed away suddenly at her residence, on Sunday, March 16, 2003, Mrs. Margaret Mary Bennett in her 70th year. Predeceased by her brother Arnold and father James (wives, Elizabeth and Mary Teresa). Left to mourn are loving husband Frank of 42 years; son; Darrrell (Janet); daughter Kelly (Robert Puddester); grandchildren, Alyssa Rae,Jonathan, Kaitlyn, and Mitchell; brothers, Neil (Madonna), Sceamus (Theresa), Brian (Terri); sisters, Eileen, Almenia (Max), Alice (Jim), Betty (Pete), Lynn (Ed), Marilyn; sister-in-law Carol (Walter). Also leaving to mourn many nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends, including co-workers from the Waterford Hospital, and special friends Leona and Bob. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Sunday 7-10 pm., Monday and Tuesday 10 am - 1 pm.. Funeral Mass to take place Wednesday, March 19, 2003 from St. Teresa's at 9:30 am.. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of one's choice.

Boland, Lillian (nee Wall)
Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Sunday, March 16, 2003, Lillian Boland in her 60th year of Holyrood. Predeceased by her parents, Mary and Martin Wall. Left with fond and loving memories are her devoted husband of 37 years, Harold, her children; Jackie Clayton, Peggy Molloy, Harold (Kelly Ann), Dwayne, her three precious grandchildren; Kaitlyn, Kelsie, and Kody, her sisters Bride Hawco, Joan McPhee (Fred), Cathey Dorna, her very special sister, Vikie (Kevin) Costello, her brother, Billy Wall, her mother-in-law; Julia Boland, her sisters-in-law; Rita Kelly, Leona Boland, her brothers-in-law; Michael (Mary) Boland, Patrick and James, her special niece, Selma Franklin. Also a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Sunday from 7-9:30 pm., and on Monday from 12 noon-5pm., and 7-9:30 pm.. Funeral will take place on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, following 11 am Mass. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Please visit the online Web site at www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"God be with us till we meet again"

BOLT, Julia - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s on March 27, 2003, of Dunville, PB, age 80 years. Leaving to mourn sons and daughters: Victor (Viola), Bill (Betty), Sam, Randy (Donna), Clayton, Churchill (Doreen), Hubert (Jessie), Mathilda Sheppard (Jim), Mary Whelan (Aubrey), Kathleen Mulrooney (Albert), Jessie Ring (Paul); 31 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; brother Peter Penney (Nellie); and a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral service to take place at St. Martin`s Anglican Church, Dunville on Saturday, March 29th at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow in the Anglican Church Cemetery, Dunville.
March 28, 2003**

BOULOS, Frederick Louis - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, March 6, 2003, Frederick Louis Boulos, formerly of Carbonear, aged 77 years. Predeceased by his parents Edward and Martha; brothers: Peter and Leo; sisters: Adele Beidleman, Marie Moyer and Theresa Lear. Left to mourn are his seven children: Joseph, St. John`s, Mary, St. John`s, George, Vancouver, B.C., David, Ottawa, ON, Paul, Belleville, ON, Fred, Toronto, ON and Doreen, Chicago, Ill., USA; their mother Lodie Boulos of St. John`s; sisters: Doris Bernardini, St. Catharine`s, ON and Freida Faour, Corner Brook; brother Edward, Mississauga, ON; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Fred`s life will take place on Monday, March 10, 2003 at St. Teresa`s Parish at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow in Belvedere Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
March 07, 2003**

BROWN, Bridget Veronica (nee Lahey) - Passed away suddenly on Thursday, March 13, 2003, at her home on Bell Island, at the age of 57. Predeceased by her mother Catherine, father Philip and brother John. Leaving to mourn and cherish her memory, her loving husband Hubert; her devoted son and daughters: John, Jackie (Todd), Jill (Paul); her treasured grandchildren: Ryan, Kendra and Santana. Also leaving to mourn five sisters and five brothers: Donald (Eileen), James (Dianne), Philip, Alice (Mike), Catherine (Ed), Nancy, George, Veronica (Louis), Gerald (Jenny) and Molly (Clayton), as well as many other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Funeral Mass with cremains will take place on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 at 2 p.m. at St. Michael`s Church. Inurnment at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
March 15, 2003**

BURKE, Daisy B. - Passed peacefully away at the William Olster Health Centre, Brampton, Ontario on Friday, March 28, 2003, Daisy Burke of Brigus aged 62 years. Predeceased by her parents, Bertram and Isabell Roberts, son, Patrick and brother, Chesley. Leaving to mourn her husband, Gordon Alexander. Sons, John, Gary (Carmelita), William, Vincent Jr (Paula), daughters, Patricia (Thomas), Demita (Kevin Hynes), brothers, Gordon (Joyce), Reginald (Evelyn), Rupert (Hazel), Samuel (Minnie), sisters, Florence, Evelyn (Art), Lillian, Dorothy, sister-in-law, Effie Roberts, five grandchildren, Kelita, Darren, Elora, Makile, Amber, also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral to take place on Thursday, April 3, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church, Brigus. Interment to follow in the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus. Visitation Hours: Tuesday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
March 31, 2003**

BURKE, Francis J. - Passed peacefully away, surrounded by a large number of family members, on Monday, March 24, 2003, at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, after a short illness, Francis J. Burke (longtime member of the Royal Canadian Legion and veteran of World War II and the Korean War). Predeceased by his loving wife Nora. He leaves to mourn a large number of relatives and friends, especially his very special niece and companion, Betty Ann and husband Paul (Ryan). Resting at Gibbons` Funeral Home, St. Mary`s, Tuesday March 25, 2003 8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2003 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial on Thursday, March 27, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. at Church of the Assumption, St. Mary`s. Burial to follow at St. Mary`s.
March 26, 2003**

BURT/HOWLETT, Dale - Peacefully joined the Angels, in her 29th year on Monday, March 31, 2003. Leaving behind with precious memories are her family; Gerri and Don Howlett, Christopher, Lisa, Matthew, Justin and Lucy. Special friends Dwayne Young, Dawn Hennessey, Sara Lynn Gosse, Kermie Howlett and Verna Flynn. Also very special family members and friends. Special thanks to the nurses and doctors of the I.C.U. at the Health Sciences who helped our "Burty Spread Her Wings". Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2003 from St. Kevin`s Roman Catholic Church, Goulds. Interment at St. Kevin`s Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Spina Bifida Association or to the Vera Perlin Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
April 02, 2003

BUSSEY, Sarah Jane (nee Batten) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, surrounded by her family, Sarah Bussey of Foxtrap, age 88 years. Predeceased by husband Charles, July 28, 1977; son Max, April 4, 1995; sons-in-law: Douglas Morgan, October 8, 1995 and David Gosse, October 5, 2002. Left to mourn five sons: Frank (Mary), Doug (Sheila), David (Debbie), Gerald (Ruby), Billy (Georgina); six daughters: Violet Morgan, Mary Morgan (Charles), Jean Mercer (George), Lilly Gosse, Hazel Lynch (Jack), Doris Anthony (Garfield); daughters-in-law: Barbara Bussey and Eileen Bussey; sister Rachel Fagan; brother Sam Batten; sister-in-law Marguerite Bussey; brothers-in-law: Sam Bussey and Gordon Bussey; 29 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild; and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Saturday, March 29 at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Church Road, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of ones choice.
March 28, 2003**

BUTT, Charles Raymond - Passed away suddenly at his home in Clarenville in the presence of his family on 28 March 2003, Charles R. Butt, formerly of Carbonear, St. John`s and Musgravetown, Bonavista Bay, in his 86th year. Former employee of Canadian National Railways and Honorary Life Member of Musgravetown Lions Club. Predeceased by his parents, William Harvey and Charlotte Jane (Flight) Butt, brother Harry (1997), sisters Catherine (Feltham) (1992), Jane (Strong) (2001) and Louise (Pippy) (2002). Left to mourn with warm memories are his wife of 61 years, Betty (Matthews); daughters Yvonne (Peter) Godfrey and Charlene, Clarenville; grandchildren Robyn, Stratford, Ont., and Dianne, Gander; brother Edison, Seal Cove; brother-in-law Levi Matthews, Musgravetown; sisters-in-law Viola Butt, St. John`s, Barbara Saint, Louise Stead, Musgravetown, and Charlotte Newman, Florida, and a large circle of friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Lethbridge, with visitation Saturday, March 29 from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday, March 30 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Monday, March 31 at 2 p.m. at Heritage United Church, Musgravetown, with interment to follow at the UC Cemetery, Musgravetown. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Heritage United Church, Musgravetown.
"The Lord is my Shepherd"
March 30, 2003**

BUTT, Emma F. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of her family on March 19, 2003, age 73 years. Predeceased by her son Keith, 1994, and husband William, March 16, 2003. Left with the love she gave and so many unforgettable memories, five sons: Walter (partner Don O`Brien), William (Brenda, nee Crummell), Randy (Holly, nee Butt), Brian (June, nee Byrne), and Kurt (Tammy, nee Rose), Ottawa, one daughter Karen Earles (Keith Fry); sisters: Mary Harvey, Lavina Jones (Coleman), Florida, Marg Hanlon (Alex), Ann Mackey (Frank), Patricia Kane (Kevin), brother-in-law Ron (Emily - nee Bonnell); six grandchildren who she dearly loved, Darlene, Darryl, Geoffrey, Marie, Steven, and Kristopher; one step-granddaughter Selina Fry, Calgary; four great-grandchildren, Dillon, Nathan, Kaitlin and Tyler; a very special friend, Mamie Martin; also many other family and friends. At her request, cremation has taken place. Remains at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, March 21st, from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial, Saturday, March 22nd, from Mary Queen of Peace Church, at 9:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. No flowers by request, donations in her memory may be made to the Mary Queen of Peace Church Memorial Fund.
"Grieve not... nor speak of me with tears... but laugh and talk of me as though I were beside you. I loved you so... I will go to prepare a place for you".
March 20, 2003
**

Butt, Helen Marie (Nell) (Kellly) (nee Reelis)
Passed peacefully away on Monday, March 10, 2003, at her residence, at the age of 71 years. Predeceased by her first husband Ignatius Kelly in 1965, her second husband Donald Butt in 1996, her parents, Harry and Marie Reelis, and brothers and sisters. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons; Brendon Kelly (Janet), Wayne Kelly (Susan): daughters; Christine Bewhey (Joe), Diane Strickland (Frank), Donna Butt-McGrath (Jay), Sherry Synyard (Brian); 14 grandchildren; Brendon, Jeannette, Adam. Janet-Anne, Michael, Joey, Donnie, Christopher, Christina, Kelly, Kurtis, Lauren, Brady and Kobe. Also leaving to mourn brothers; Harold Reelis(Signe), Bill Rellis, Kevin Reelis (Emma), John Reelis (Joyce); sisters; Theresa Alvis (Manual) and Eileen Evans. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Tuesday from 7-10 pm and Wednesday from 10 am -1 pm.. Funeral Mass on Thursday, March 13, 2003, at 10:30 am from St. Agnes' Church, Pouch Cove. Cremation to follow.

BUTT, William (Bill) J. (Retired Postal Worker) - Passed peacefully away in the CCU Unit, St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of his family on March 15, 2003, age 79 years, William J. Butt. WWII Veteran, 166th Royal Newfoundland Regiment. Predeceased by his son Keith, 1994. Left with the love he gave and so many unforgettable memories, his loving wife and best friend of 54 years Emma (nee Lee); five sons: Walter (Partner Don O`Brien), William (Brenda, nee Crummell), Randy (Holly, nee Butt) Brian (June, nee Byrne) and Kurt (Tammy, nee Rose), Ottawa, one daughter Karen Earles (fiance Keith Fry); brother Ron (Emily, nee Bonnell); six grandchildren who he dearly loved, Darlene, Darryl, Geoffrey, Marie, Stephen and Kristopher; four great-grandchildren, Dillon, Nathan, Kaitlin and Tyler; a Very Special Friend, Marnie Martin; also many other family and friends. At his request, cremation has taken place. Remains at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday, March 18 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial Wednesday, March 19 from Mary Queen of Peace Church, at 9:30 a.m. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Mary Queen of Peace Church Memorial Fund.
"Grieve not... nor speak of me with tears... but laugh and talk of me as though I were beside you. I loved you so... I will go to prepare a place for you."
March 17, 2003**

BYRNE, Gerald William (Postal worker) - Passed away tragically on Saturday, March 8th, 2003, Gerald "Tub" Byrne, age 57 years. Predeceased by his parents Ronald and Frances Byrne, sister-in-law Zita Byrne, brother-in-law James Quinn and great nephew Aoden Joyce. Leaving to mourn his loving partner and best friend Shirley Thorne, very special second mom Susie Thorne, son Noel and wife Vanessa (Australia), daughter Kathy and their mother Daphne; brothers Ken (June), Ronald (Agnes) and Paul; sisters Mercedes Maher (Gerald), Mary Fahey (Raymond), Elizabeth Doran (James), Shelia Hennessey (Michael) of Ottawa, Catherine Conway (Robert) and Maureen Quinn. Aunt Patricia Byrne. Also Marilyn Moore. Cecil Thorne and friend Eddie Snow. Many special relatives and friends. Visitation at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, on Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Friday, March 14th, 2003 at 10 a.m. from Holy Trinity Church, Torbay. Inurment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
March 10, 2003**

Byrne, Mary
Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island, on March 13, 2003, age 92 years. Predeceased by husband, Nicholas, two sons, John and Devin, son-in-law Bill Butler. Leaving to mourn two daughters, Florence Butler, Cynthia (Bob Bursey), both at Bell Island. Two daughters-in-law, Loretta Byrne and Peg Byrne, both at Bell Island. Grandchildren Bonnie, Denise, Valerie, Kevin, Mary, Keith, Shawn, Wayne, Barry, Blair, Kim and their families. Special great-grandchildren Jody, Jamie, and Byron as well as 16 other great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, Jessica, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at 2 pm in St. Michael's Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.

Carew, Ronald Joseph
Passed peacefully away at his home in Cape Broyle, in the presence of his family on March 8, 2003, age 60 years. Predeceased by his parents James and Gertrude Carew. Left with the love he gave and so many unforgettable memories, his loving wife of 33 years, Mary; daughter Wendy (Liam); five sons; Wesley, William (Cynthia), Rodney (Corina), Ronnie (Denise) and Roger (Ann Marie); seven grandchildren who he dearly loved; one granddaughter; Rebekah; six grandsons; Liam, Timothy, Joshua, Kyle, Sheldon and Brady. Six sisters and six brothers, also many friends, including a special little friend Kyle. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation hours Sunday, March 9 from 2-10 pm., Monday, March 10 from 2-10 pm.. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, March 11 from Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle at 11 am.. Interment to follow at Our Lady of the Cape Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cape Broyle. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

CAREY, Hannah (nee McGrath) - Passed peacefully away on Monday, March 17, 2003, age 95 years. Predeceased by her husband Gerald, 1980 and son Gerald, 1958. Left with fond and loving memories, sons: Jim (Bev), Justin (Judy); daughters: Carmelita Templeman, Elizabeth Naughton (Richard); ten grandchildren: Vicki Naughton, Pamela Dempsey, Lisa Carey, Jennifer Beresford, Nancy Carey, Kim Morgan, Vicki Templeman, Natalie Templeman, Richard Naughton and Gerry Naughton; seven great-grandchildren; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A special thank-you to Dr. Gough for his care. Resting at Caul`s Funeral, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. and 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 21st, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery.
"Ever Loved Ever Remembered"
March 19, 2003
**

Carey, John
Passed suddenly away at Cape Broyle on Wednesday, March 12, 2003, aged 72 years. Predeceased by his sister Christina. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are brothers; Cyril, Thomas and Jerome Carey; sisters; Beatrice Hawkins and Anna Heffernan; also his nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at his home in Cape Broyle. Visitation to start on Thursday, March 13, 2003 at 7 pm.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 15 at 11 am from the Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse.

CARTER, Stephen Sr. - October 26, 1900 to March 30, 2003. It is with great sadness the family of Steve Carter announces the passing of a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather at Hoyles-Escasoni Complex formerly of Witless Bay at the age of 102. Surrounded by his loving family he entered into eternal rest, Sunday, March 30. Predeceased by his wife of 71 years, Ethel, February 28, 1998. Lovingly remembered by his son Steve (Ita) his daughters Catherine (Harold), Loretta (Leonard), Genevieve (Clar), Gabe and Philomena, his 41 grandchildren, 59 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren, his many friends and wonderful care givers at Hoyles Escasoni. Resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Monday, March 31 2-10 p.m. and Tuesday, April 1, 2-10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial Wednesday, April 2 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church, Witless Bay. Interment to follow at Holy Cross R.C. Cemetery, Witless Bay.
March 31, 2003**

CHANCEY, Blanche - Passed peacefully away at home on Wednesday, March 5, 2003, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Roy T., daughter Rita Stevens, son-in-law Fred Stevens. Leaving to mourn children: Shirley Fraize (Bob), Joyce Emberley (Ralph), Bob, Wayne (Elizabeth); her sister Violet Lucas; thirteen grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2003 from St. David`s Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth Avenue. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 07, 2003**

COADY, Sister M. Camilla - Passed peacefully away at Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square, St. John`s on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, aged 101 years. Left to mourn - the Presentation Sisters; many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; other relatives and friends. Resting at Presentation Motherhouse, Cathedral Square, St. John`s. Visiting hours on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.; Thursday from 10-12; 2-4 and 7-9. Vigil Service at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday. Mass of Christian Burial at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Friday, March 28 at 9:30 a.m. Interment at Presentation Cemetery, Cathedral Square.
March 26, 2003**

COADY, Sister M. Camilla - Passed peacefully away at Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square, St. John`s on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, aged 101 years. Left to mourn - the Presentation Sisters; many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, great-great-neices and great-great-nephews; other relatives and friends. Sister Camilla was born Johanna (Anna) Coady, May 12, 1901 in Hr. Grace. She was predeceased by her parents, Elizabeth (Betsy Butler) and James (Jim) Coady; and her sisters and brothers: Mary (Mrs. Arthur Thomey), Michael (and his first and second spouses, Ellen Garland and Lucy Byrne), J. Ray Coady (and his wife Madeline Hearn), all of Hr. Grace, and Bride Elizabeth (Mrs. William Kelly) of Hr. Grace, St. John`s and Gander. Rested at Presentation Motherhouse, Cathedral Square, St. John`s. Mass of Christian Burial at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Friday, March 28 at 9:30 a.m. Interment at Presentation Cemetery, Cathedral Square.
March 28, 2003**

Coates, Alma (nee Tilley)
Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, March 12, 2003, Alma Coates (nee Tilley) of Upper Gullies, aged 92 years. Predeceased by her husband Ralph, 1988. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories one sister Effie Andrews; sister-in-law Daphne Howe; brother-in-law Jim Coates (Doris); also nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 pm., Saturday 10 -12 noon. Funeral to take place on Saturday, March 15, at 2 pm at St. Peter's Church, Upper Gullies. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peter's Church Wheelchair Accessibility Fund.

COATES, Frank Emerson - Passed peacefully away at Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Saturday, March 8, 2003. Frank Emerson Coats Sr., age 93 years. Predeceased by son Val and infant son Johnny, daughter Eleanor and infant daughter Susan and grandson Reg Coates. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Gladys of 69 years. Six sons; Frank (Mabel) Stephenville, Wes (Joan) Upper Gullies, Lloyd (Jenny) Seal Cove, Eric (Ruth) Upper Gullies, Fraser (Joanie) Heart`s Desire, Harvey (Frances) Upper Gullies; two daughters: Linda (Harvey Morgan) Seal Cove, Donna (Glen Taylor) Upper Gullies, 23 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, brother Jim and sister Daphne Howe. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Monday 10 -12 noon, 2-4 p.m. 7-9:30 p.m., Tuesday 10-12 noon. Funeral to take place on Tuesday, March 11, 2003 at 2 p.m. at St. Peter`s Church, Upper Gullies. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Children`s Wish Foundation.
March 10, 2003**

COATES, Reginald James - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, March 30, 2003 at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex, Reginald James Coates in his 86th year. Predeceased by son Richard in 1996; sisters Madge Gardner and Muriel Dolomount; two brothers: Arthur and William. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Dorothy (nee Wiseman). Also left to mourn Marvin in Halifax, Phyllis (Gary) French, Robert (Helen) in British Columbia, Gail (Tony) Doyle; and stepchildren: John (Phyllis) Stanley, Valerie (Harris) Porter in Port de Grave, Merie Stanley and Wallace (Miyoko) Stanley; 20 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; one brother Winston (Emma) in Upper Gullies; sister-in-law Florence Coates; many nieces and nephews and a large circle of friends. Reginald was an avid reader and outdoorsman. After graduating from teachers college he taught school in Torbay and Paradise. During World War II he worked in Argentia. After the war he began work at the Waterford Hospital where he worked for 30 years until his retirement at the age of 60 and he has enjoyed a life correspondence with friends and doing crosswords. During his life he wrote three books, the last of which is currently going to print. Special thanks to the staff of the Hoyles Home, East 2. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday and from 10 a.m.-12 noon on Wednesday. Funeral services 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 31, 2003**

COCHRANE, Ann (nee Miller) - Passed away suddenly at her residence on Wednesday, March 12, 2003, age 84 years. Predeceased by her husband, Robert, 1989, brothers William and John Miller, and special sister Ellen Ryan. Left to mourn with memories to cherish, daughters: Eleanor Making (Harry), St. John, NB and Margie Cahill; six grandchildren: Sherri (Brian Vautour), NB; Cathy (Mark Smith), NB; Kim (Mike Breen), NB; Kelly (John Christian), Florida; and Krista Cahill, Korea and Robert Cahill and their father David; eight great-grandchildren; also mourning are her sister Genevieve (Peter Dwyer), Cambridge, Ontario; and brother Matt Miller (Mary), Kitchener, Ontario; sisters-in-law: Anna (Harry Latta), Massachusetts; Margaret (Newman Batten), St. John`s; Mary Jane Miller, Bell Island; brothers-in-law: Joe (Kathleen) Cochrane, Jim (Francine) Cochrane, Montreal; special friends Marion Parsons and Lucy Stamp, and her many Bingo Buddies at Mary Queen of Peace Parish Hall. She will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, and her large extended family, especially Cathy and Jim Murphy and family. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 15th, 2003, at 10 a.m. from St. Paul`s Church, Newfoundland Drive. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or the Diabetes Foundation.
"A Mother`s Love is a Blessing."
March 14, 2003**

CODNER, James - Passed peacefully away at Hoyles-Escasoni on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, James Codner, aged 89 years. He will be sadly missed by his sisters: Mary MacDonald of St. John`s, NL and Ethel LaMonica of Winnipeg, MB; brother Fred Codner of Boston, Mass.; and sister-in-law Kitty Codner, Torbay, NL. Predeceased by his parents Robert and Anne Marie Codner; brothers: William, Robert, Jessie; sisters: Jen Baird, Rose Culleton, Gertrude Robinson, Elizabeth Probert. Many thanks to the staff at Escasoni, 2nd East for their kindness and care. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay, NL. Visiting hours Thursday, March 27, 2003, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 28, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Church, Torbay. Cremation to follow. Inurnment at R.C. Cemetery, Torbay. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of ones choice.
March 27, 2003**

COLFORD, Elizabeth Lorraine - Passed away suddenly at her home in Iqualit, Nunavut on March 22nd, 2003, Elizabeth Lorraine Colford (Penney), 61 years. Predeceased by her father Sylvester (Wes) Penney, January 1978. Leaving to mourn her loving family, her husband of 39 years, James (Gus); daughter Elizabeth, Iqualit; son Gerard, Dartmouth, N.S.; granddaughters: Jessica and Emily, Dartmouth, N.S.; her mother, Madallen Penney, St. John`s; her sister Patricia Janes, Holyrood; brothers and sisters-in-law; other relatives and friends of the Penney and Colford families. Cremation has taken place. Memorial Mass will be held at Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road, St. John`s, April 4th at 9:30 a.m.
April 03, 2003**

COLLIER, Charles (Charlie) - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness on March 15, 2003, at St. John`s at the age of 70. Formerly of St. Alban`s and Labrador City. Predeceased by sisters Sarah and Bernadette and brother Mike. Leaving to mourn loving wife Rita; children Cindy (Phil), Louise (Greg), Louis, Sharon (Dave), Pamela (Vince), and David; grandchildren Carolyn, Alex, Michael, Katie, Heather, Ben and Stephen; brothers Tom (Jean) and Damien (Ellen), and sister Mary (Bert). Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home. Visiting hours are Sunday, March 16 from 7-9 p.m., Monday, March 17 from 1-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road, on Tuesday, March 18 at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
March 17, 2003**

COSTELLO/WADE, Betty - Passed away suddenly at her residence in Kitchuses, Conception Harbour, Betty Costello-Wade, age 67 years. Predeceased by her husband Patrick C. Wade, her parents: Robert and Bridget, sisters: Mercedes, Catherine and Geraldine; brothers: Daniel, Robert and Jack. Left with fond and loving memories two sisters: Madeline Ghaney, Colliers, Mary Dalton, Philadelphia, USA; one brother: Cyril, Philadelphia, USA; special nephews: Fr. Jim Dalton and Fr. John Costello; also her many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends especially the Mercy Sisters of Conception Harbour who ministered over the years. Resting at Conway`s Funeral Home, Conception Harbour, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass, Saturday, March 29 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anne`s Church, Conception Harbour. Interment to follow at St. Anne`s Cemetery.
Forever with the Angels and Saints in the arms of God
March 27, 2003**

COSTELLO, James Joseph - Passed peacefully away at the Veteran`s Pavilion on Sunday, March 23, 2003, James Joseph Costello, WWII Veteran, Royal British Navy, age 81 years. Leaving to mourn his wife, Pauline; Daughter Mary Lynn, with whom she resided; Sons: Jim (Ada), Gerard (Isabella); Granddaughters Kyla and Jada; Grandson Scottie; Brother-in-law Peter Power; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, March 26th, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church, Waterford Bridge Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
March 25, 2003**

DAVIS, Deborah (nee Heniffent) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Monday, March 31st, 2003, Deborah Davis, age 96 years. Predeceased by her husband Harold, son James and daughters Catherine and Mary. Left with fond and loving memories, daughters: Hilda Brennan and Carmel Edison (David) and sons: Michael (Peggy) and Edward (Miriam); twenty grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, April 4th, 2003, at 11 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Patrick`s Mercy Home Foundation.
April 02, 2003**

Dawe, Richard W.
Passed suddenly away on Friday, March 7, 2003, Richard W. Dawe of Hare Bay, aged 77 years. Left with fond and loving memories wife of 53 years, Annie French; daughter, Daphne (Frazer) Jerrett, Labrador City; son; Frazer (Donna), Labrador City; grandchildren; Bryan, Jerrett and Deanne Dawe; brother, Scott (Mildred), Seldom; two nieces, two nephews and many other relatives and friends. Funeral Service from St. Augustine Church, Hare Bay, with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Hare Bay. Donations in his memory can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Oram's Funeral Home, Dover.

DAWE, Violet - Passed peacefully away at Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, Violet Dawe of Coley`s Point, aged 78 years. Predeceased by husband Malcolm; sister Mary (Albert Reginald) Tucker and brother William Mugford. Leaving to mourn sons: Roland (Marilyn) of Bay Roberts, Roy (Edith) of Coley`s Point, Ronald (Judy) of Coley`s Point; sister Alfreda Ralph; six grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore`s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation 10-12 noon; 2-5 p.m.; 7-9:30 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Friday, March 28, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Coley`s Point. Interment in the St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cemetery, Coley`s Point. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. John the Evangelist Perpetual Care Fund or a charity of one`s choice.
March 27, 2003**

Dillon, Irene (nee Donovan)
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Friday, March 7, 2003, age 72 years. Predeceased by two sons Stephen and Patrick, brother John and sister Violet. Leaving to mourn her husanbd, Patrick; brothers; Frank Donovan; four sisters; Mary Neary, Kay Wall, Margaret Evans, Nel Croft; brothers-in-law; Albert (Gloria), Ronald, Wayne (Karen); sisters-in-law; Verna Rea (Bob), Pauline Gorman (Jim), Florence Walsh, Margie Dillion, Mert Dillon, Gert Dillon; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2-5 and 7-10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Monday, March 10th, 2003 at 9:30 am from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Diabetes Foundation.
"The Lady of many colors."

DOIRON, Joseph Roger - Passed peacefully away at St. Joseph`s Hospital, London, Ontario, on March 3, 2003, age 50 years. Leaving to mourn brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, his children and grandchild, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, March 7, from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Saturday, March 8, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
March 07, 2003**

DOWNEY Isabel (nee Henley), - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, March 1, 2003 at her home in Westborough, Massachusetts, Isabel Downey, R.N. (nee Henley) in her 94th year, widow of Peter F. Downey. Leaving to mourn her daughter, Elizabeth, (husband, John McNamara); grandchildren: Brian (wife, Julie), Peter and Amy: great-grandchildren: Lucy Kay and Ellen Isabel; her sisters: Catherine Harris, St. John`s , Mary E. Henley, Vancouver, B.C. and her brother, Alec G. Henley, St. John`s. Predeceased by her sister and brothers: Sister Mary Gonzaga, RSM, Leo, John, Charles, James, Thomas, Francis, Ted and Patrick. Resting at Fitzgerald and Sullivan Funeral Home, Warlborough, Massachusetts. Funeral Mass at St. Joseph`s Roman Catholic Church, Lincoln, MA on Tuesday, March 4, 2003 at 10 a.m. Burial at U.S. Veteran`s Cemetery, Bourne, Cape Cod, MA.
March 03, 2003**

DOWNEY, Thomas (Tom) - Passed away suddenly at his residence in Winterton on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, Thomas Downey, aged 61 years. Lovingly remembered by his wife of 41 years, Velma; children: Perry (Donna), Valerie Harnum (Kevin), all of St. John`s and Barry (Denise), Labrador City. Very special grandchildren: Jamie and Justin Downey, Courtney and Jennifer Harnum, Tyler and Brandon Downey; father and mother, Ambrose and Louise; mother-in-law Lillian Brockwood; special cousin Ray (Anne) Walker, all of Winterton; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton. Visiting hours Friday 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service to take place at 2 p.m. from Trinity United Church and Cemetery, Winterton. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Janeway Children`s Hospital Foundation.
March 28, 2003**

Earles, George Sean
Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 4, 2003 in Dartmouth, NS, George Sean Earles in his 38th year. Beloved son of the late Rose and George Earles. Also predeceased by his brother Jimmy, 1996. Leaving to mourn his loving family, sisters; Catherine McGrath (Frank), Rosalie Chipman (Bruce Imrie), Janice English (Bill), Pamela Brown (Reg), Carolyn Churchill (Doug) all of St. John's; brothers; Don (Laurie), Campbell River, BC, Joe (Val), St. John's, Tom (Susan), Corner Brook; uncle and friend to Annette McGrath (Scott Goudie) and Paul McGrath (Laura Neville), Robin (Chipman) Kennedy (Sean) and Gillian Chipman, Tom and Peter Earles, Julia and Liam English, Daniel and Johanna Brown, Tim and Mark Churchill, Steven and Teresa Earles; also leaving to mourn a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.. Funeral to take place on Monday, March 10, 2003 at 9:45 am from St. Pius X Church with cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in George's memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.

ENGLISH, Leo Francis - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Monday, March 3, 2003, age 84 years. Predeceased by infant son, Leo Francis and parents Thomas and Mary English. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife of 57 years, Freda (nee Pelley); children: Tom (Carm), Mary (Bob Corbett), Gerri (George Trainor), Patricia (Martin Burton), Sheila (John Coleman) and Kevin (Collette); ten grandchildren: Stacey, Craig, Colleen, Nicole, Gillian, Michael, Jackie, Elizabeth, Barry, Shawn; two precious great-grandchildren: Madison and Rebecca; brother Walter English of Job`s Cove; sisters-in-law: Madeline English, Lillian Cramm, Botwood, and Lillian Pelley, Botwood; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday 4 - 10 p.m., and Wednesday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, March 6, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Cremation to follow. Interment at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
"A gentleman on earth, A gentle man in Heaven"
March 05, 2003**

FAREWELL, Edward J. - Passed peacefully away at The Leonard A. Miller Centre on Saturday, March 15, 2003, Edward Farewell, retired employee of the Department of Works, Services and Transportation, aged 65 years. Predeceased by his father John, brother Aiden and parents-in-law James (Jim) and May Murphy. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife, Helen (nee Murphy), beloved daughters Cecilia McGruer (Alex), St. John`s, Elaine Moores (Guy), Fort McMurray, AB, Angela Whelan (John) Paradise, and Vivian Dwyer (Bruce), Manotick, ON; cherished grandchildren Nora, Robin and Sandy McGruer, Nicole and Amanda Moores, Emily and Samantha Whelan, Craig and Holly Dwyer. Also leaving to mourn are his mother Gladys Farewell, brothers Bernard and Brian (Lorna), sister Mary Noseworthy (Gerry), his special "Aunt" Carmel Coombes, nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Parish with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the School Lunch Program.
March 16, 2003**

Fennelly, Myrtle Margaret (nee Byrne)
Passed peacefully away at her residence on Thursday, March 13, 2003, age 68 years. Predeceased by father Denis, January 1996 and mother Ann (nee Flynn), June, 2002. Leaving to mourn her husband, Martin; five sons; Jerome, Portugal Cove; Fabian (Ann Marie), Grand Prairie, Alberta; Gary, Portugal Cove; Martin Jr. (Mariana), Portugal Cove and special son Christopher, St. John's; five daughters; Linda, Portugal Cove, Karen, Kamloops, BC; Marueen (Mark), Brockville, Ontario; Whilhelomena (Paul), Vernon, BC; Christine (Mike), Brockville, Ontario; 11 grandchildren; 3 brothers; Denis (Mary), Stephenville; Gordon (Mabel), Bartlett's Harbour; Jerome (Joan), Springdale; three sisters; Mary Butler (Mike), St. John, NB; Doreen Byrne (Chad), New Hamspshire; Julie Tobin (John), Corner Brook; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 2-10 pm.. Funeral Mass Monday, March 17, 2003 at 11 am from Holy Rosary Church, Portugal Cove. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bauline Line, Torbay.

FEWER, Elizabeth (nee Reynolds) - February 17, 1927 - March 3, 2003. Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family Elizabeth Fewer in her 76th year of Holyrood. Leaving to mourn her loving and devoted husband of 55 years, Patrick, her loving children: Joseph (Betty Ann), Hr. Main, James (Yvonne), Holyrood, RoseMary Slaney, Holyrood, Ann (Terry) Corbett, Chapel`s Cove, Dennis, Calgary, Alberta, and Richard, Holyrood, her fourteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren, her four sisters: Margaret, Rose, Kathleen and Agnes, her brother, James, and their families all of Carbonear, all her many friends of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 64, Holyrood. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m., on Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral will take place on Thursday, March 6, 2003, following 1:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit the on line web site at www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"May her gentle soul rest in peace."
March 05, 2003**

FEY, William - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, William Fey, aged 72 years. Bill leaves with loving memories his best friend and devoted wife Lois (Noseworthy); his children, residing in England: Julie (Peter) Farrant, Lesley (Stephen) Burslam, Rose Fey (Frank); his step-children: Carolyn (Rick) Young, Carl Bowering (Tara Williams), Sharon (Ed) Fitzgerald, Paul (Debbie) Bowering, Lois Fowler (Rick Glynn); eighteen grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; also a large circle of very special friends and relatives. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. on Thursday and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Friday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Friday, March 28, 2003 from the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist Anglican Church. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 27, 2003**

FINNEY, Daniel Patrick - Passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2003, age 53 years, Daniel Patrick Finney, retired military photo-technician, Member of the Royal Canadian Legion, and Member of the Airforce Association of Canada. Predeceased by his father John, and brother Shawn. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife Edith Cuerrier, daughters: Joanne, Danita (Cameron Lewis), and Anne (Jason Elie); mother Anne Finney, Aquaforte; twin brother John; sisters: Patricia Larocque and Elizabeth Croft (Jerome); nephew Aaron Croft and niece Deanne Croft; as well as many other relatives and friends. Private Family Visitation. Funeral Service on Saturday, March 15, 2003, at 1 p.m. from Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel, LeMarchant Road. Cremation to follow. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
March 14, 2003**

FITZGERALD, Theresa Mary - At Grand River Hospital in Kitchener on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, Theresa Fitzgerald (nee Cole) of Owen Sound in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of the late Louis Fitzgerald (2002). Loving mother of Reg and his wife Sheila of Goulds, Newfoundland, Carolyn and her husband Bill McCullough of Elmira and Shawn and his wife Valerie of Alliston. Dear grandmother of Kevin, Steve, Joe, Anthony, Vanessa and Tyler. Mother-in-law of Pete Whittaker of Owen Sound. Sister of Gerald Cole and his wife Lynda of Markham, Jack Cole and his wife Carol of New Jersey, Kevin Cole of Bell Island, Newfoundland, Jim Cole of Brampton, Helen and her husband Len Dillon of West Hill, Jean and her husband Mike Reid of Mt. Pearl, Newfoundland and Agatha and her husband Mike Walsh of New Jersey. Predeceased by her daughter Barbara Whittaker (2003) and a sister Nancy Flynn. She will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends are invited to the Tannahill Funeral Home (519-376-3710) for visiting on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thence to St. Mary`s Church where the funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday morning at 10 o`clock. Interment, St. Mary`s Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Parish prayers will be held at the funeral home on Thursday evening at 8:30 p.m. Messages of condolence are welcome at www.tannahill.com
March 26, 2003
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Fitzpatrick, Rose (nee Mayo)
Passed away suddenly as the result of a tragic accident on Wednesday, March 12, 2003, Rose Fitzpatrick, Mount Pearl (formerly of Millertown). Predeceased by loving husband Richard, sister Beatrice (Doug Tibbel) and sister-in-law Bridget (Joe Mulrooney). Mourning her loss are sons; Shawn, Brian, Tim (Wendy) and daughters; Kelly and Teresa (Brent), also brothers; Tom (Mary), Calvin (Cathy), Moody (Irene), Earl (Pearl), John (Dan) and sister Ann (Cecil Mosh). Ever remembered by loving grandchildren; Duncan, Tamara Lee, Vanessa, Patrick, Katelyn, Kevin, Robyn, Richard, Alix, Tyler and Zachary. Sharing in their loss are family in Colinet; Annie (Nan) Bonia, Jim (Patricia), Clem (Marie), Jerome (Pauline) and Bernice (Steve Nash) and in St. John's the Fitzpatrick family; Lucy, Leo (Sadie), Len (Jeanette), Gerry (Eleanor), Brendan (Anna), Marily (David Coubrough), Wayne (Denise), John (Chris), Pat (Donielle) and Tim (Lisa). Also special frinds Marie Bridger, Joan Hicks, June Peet, Faye Hoffe, Lilly Piercey, as well as a large circle of friends and family in Millertown, Colinet, Mount Pearl, St. John's and Creston. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, St. John's from 10-12, 2-4 and 7-9 pm, Saturday and 10 am - 12 noon Sunday (Friends and Family). Also, on Sunday from 5-9 pm and Monday from 10 am- 1 pm at Our Lady of Grace Church, Colinet. Funeral from Our Lady of Grace Church, Colinet on Monday at 2 pm.. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Fleet, John J. Jr.
Passed peacefully away at his residence in Cappahayden on Wednesday, March 5, 2003, age 73 years. Predeceased by his wife Doris, 1977; mother Eileen, father John, brother Kevin and daughter-in-law Patricia; brothers-in-law; Clarence and Frank Noseworthy. Leaving to mourn his children; Linda, BC., Wayne, BC.; Donna Gulliver (Chris); grandchildren; Robert, BC., Jaclyn, BC; Deana and Shane; brothers; William (Marjorie), Frank (Bonnie), Gambo; Cyril, Alberta; Leonard (Linda), Ontario; Leo (Carol), Ontario; sisters; Mary Janes, Eileen Walsh, Violet Mallard (Gerald), Ontario; Helen Pottle, Florence Jahn (Ernie), Pennsylvania; Lorraine Hogan (Vince), Northern Bay; Bernice Woolbert (Jim), Florida; Theresa Chafe (Ron); sisters-in-law; Hilda Ivany (Herb), Benice Henderson; brother-in-law Graham Noseworthy (Doris); also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, especially his many dear friends from Cappahayden and the Southern Shore. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitations Thursday from 8-10 pm and Friday from 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 8, 2003 at 9:30 am from St. Patrick's Church. Cremation to follow.

FOLEY, Cyril Francis - Passed peacefully away at his residence on Saturday, March 8, 2003, age 76 years. Predeceased by his parents, Martin and Hannah; sisters: Betty O`Connell, Mary Tobin, and Rita Foley; brother Edward Foley. Leaving to mourn his brothers: Jim (Louise), Martin (Anita), and John as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, March 12, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
March 11, 2003**

Forde, William (Billy)
Passed away at the Brandon Regional Hospital, Florida, March 4, 2003. Leaving to mourn wife Rosemarie.
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FORWARD, Rella - Passed peacefully away at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, March 4, 2003, Rella Forward of Carbonear, in her 90th year. Predeceased by husband Nelson; son Peter; brothers: Lewis and Hubert; sister Beth. Leaving to mourn her children: Pamela, Robert (Maria), Joanne (Bill) Shingler and James (Susan); daughter-in-law Karen; ten grandchildren: Cholo, Mary-Chris, Julio, Christina, Morgan, Barbara, Jeffrey, Murray, Robbie and Holly; ten great-grandchildren; brothers: Jim and Johnathan; sisters: Ruby, Mary, Marjorie and Ada; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rella was generous, loving and kind - an inspiration to all who knew her. She will be forever missed. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR with visitation by request of the family on Friday, March 7 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, March 8 at 11:00 a.m. from St. James Anglican Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. 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.
March 06, 2003**

FOWLER, Richard - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Thursday, March 13th, 2003, Richard Fowler in his 84th year of Mount Carmel, NL. Pre-deceased by his wife Kathleen Fowler. Left to cherish his memory are his daughters Elaine (Ted) Furey, AnnMarie (Ernest) Linehan, Maureen (Cecil) Bennett, his sons: Richard (Bertha), Thomas (Karen), Aubrey (Chris), his 13 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren. A large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Chapel. Visitation on Thursday from 7 - 10 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Funeral will take place on Saturday, March 15th, 2003 following 2:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will be in the family plot at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery. No flowers by request, donations in his memory may be made to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Restoration Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Please visit the online website www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"Called by the one who loved him dearly.
March 14, 2003**

GALWAY, Hannah - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Sunday, March 9, 2003, Hannah Galway of St. John`s, age 91 years, daughter of the late Thomas and Catherine Galway. Predeceased by loving sisters Nellie, Kathleen and May. Leaving to mourn devoted niece, Mary Martin and family, as well as a wide circle of friends and caregivers at St. Patrick`s. Resting at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home Chapel, Sunday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Monday 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass Tuesday, March 11 at 11 a.m.
March 10, 2003**

GIBBONS, Cyril Joseph - With faith, dignity and courage we watched him slip into the arms of our Eternal Father on Monday, March 24, 2003 at the breaking of dawn. He is once more united with Mom (Violet); his angel daughter Gerarda; his parents: Ignatius and Mary and his brothers: Arthur, Ronald, Ignatius and Michael. He will be lovingly remembered by his family: Carol, Sharon (Lloyd Gibbons), Joan (Kevin Vance), Roy (Karen Daley), Derek (Glenda) and Cyril; his grandchildren: Lynette, Vanessa, Laura, Colin, Cheryl, Adam, Derek, Jessica, Calyssa, Emma, Abby and Rory; his sisters: Rita, Marie and Monica (John Moriarity); his in-laws: Tom and Rose Stamp, Marie Cleary and Bernadette (Patrick Dobbin) and by all relatives and friends. Resting at Stamp`s Funeral Home, St. Vincent`s with visitation on Tuesday, March 25 from 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Wednesday, March 26 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday, March 27, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated by Rev. Patrick Power at Sacred Heart Church, St. Vincent`s on Thursday, March 27, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery, St. Vincent`s. Arrangements entrusted to Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John`s. Sincere thanks are extended to Drs. Rorke and Hong and the staff at the Bliss Murphy Centre. A special note of thanks to Nurse Shelley White and staff of Eastern Community Services who cared for Dad at home and held a special place in his heart. We will be forever grateful to Dr. Bill Eaton, his team, the nurses, Sr. Eileen Flynn, Fr. Fred Browne and the staff at the Palliative Care Unit (Leonard Miller Centre, St. John`s) for your loving care and for being so present to Dad. We know you are shining brightly amidst the Eternal Lights of Heaven
March 25, 2003**

GIBBONS, Rose Mary - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Thursday, March 27, 2003, Rose Gibbons, age 89 years. Leaving to mourn her nephew Pat Clarke and wife Michelle, and their children Nicolle, Nicholas and Andrew. Also leaving to mourn nieces and nephews: Joe Gibbons (Shirley), Marjorie Evans, Ita Fleming, Phil Gibbons (Theresa), Frances Gibbons, Kay Yetman, Matt Gibbons (Liz), Eddie Gibbons (Jeanette), Rosemary Gibbons, Helen Squires (Mike) and Gus Gibbons (Margaret) and good friend Helena and many more relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 29th, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church. Inurnment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Church.
March 28, 2003**

GILBERT, Doreen (nee Tucker) - Passed peacefully away on March 13, 2003 at the Palliative Care Unit, St. John`s, just 1 day short of her 54th birthday. Left to cherish her memory is her devoted husband of 34 years Weldon; two daughters: Valerie Bean (Tom) and Stephanie Doody (Aiden); two sons: Ken (Jeanie) and Stephen (Lisa); four precious grandchildren: Alex Doody and Branden, Matthew and Brooklyn Bean; also leaving to mourn are sisters: Melvina Pye and Debbie Fahey; as well as brothers: Cyril, Kevin, Lenny, Jimmy, Gussy and Gerald; also mourning her passing is special friend Julie Webber, as well as a large circle of other family and friends. Resting in peace at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral service to be held at the Topsail United Church on Monday, March 17, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Topsail. No flowers by request, donations gratefully accepted to the Janeway Child Health Center or to a charity of ones choice.
March 15, 2003**

GILLETT, Blanche C. - Passed peacefully away March 2, 2003, Blanche Cavell Gillett (nee Woolfrey) at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Care Center. She was 83 years of age. Predeceased by husband Abram, parents Alphaeus and Lucy Woolfrey, sister Mary, brothers: Bert and Wallace. Left to mourn are daughters: Linda (husband William Halliday) of Ottawa, ON, Margaret (husband Lindsay Prince) of Bishop`s Falls, NL and son Robert (wife Nancy) of Maitland, ON. Also leaving to mourn sister Verna Moore (Russell) of Cape Cod, Mass., USA; nine grandchildren: Tracy (Halliday) Regnier, Mark Halliday, Steven Halliday, Douglas Prince, Margo Prince, Janet Prince, Shaun Gillett, Heather Gillett and Joshua Gillett; also seven great-grandchildren, and a number of relatives and friends. Rev. R. Lockyer and Rev. B. Newhook will conduct funeral services on Wednesday, March 5, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from Holy Trinity Anglican Church. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Union Street, Grand Falls-Windsor. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Sunset Memorial Funeral Home, Grand Falls-Windsor. Donations may be made in her memory to The South and Central Health Foundation (Dialysis Unit) or the Kidney Foundation. Pallbearers are members of the Masonic Lodge Northcliffe 1086; Hugh Sutton, Wally Neil, George Piercey, Reg Earle, Verdon Young and Bill Melvin. Condolences may be expressed on line at www.SunsetMemorialFuneralHome.com
March 05, 2003**

GILLIS, Ann M. - Passed peacefully away at her residence in St. John`s, NL on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at the age of 92 years, in the presence of her sister Josephine, Anne M. Gillis of Codroy, Newfoundland. A retired teacher with 47 years of experience. Predeceased by her parents, Mary Catherine (nee Jennings) and John Gillis of Codroy; her brothers: Gerald, Edward and Joseph; her sisters: Muriel (Sandy - deceased) MacInnis, Elizabeth (Martin - deceased) Flynn, Sister M. Cyrilla (nee Kathleen Gillis) and Clara Gillis. Leaving to mourn her sisters: Josephine (Gillis, with whom she resided, Emaline (Leo - deceased) Ryan, Veronica (Edward) Berringer of Montreal and Theresa (Maurice - deceased) Bond of Montreal; her brother: John Gillis of Stephenville; sister-in-law Bernice Gillis of Codroy; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral to take place in the Codroy Valley. Resting at St. Anne`s Church Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 29th, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Anne`s Church. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Codroy Valley. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
May 02, 2003

GOSSE, Sally Sarah - Passed peacefully away at St. Elizabeth`s Villa, Hamilton, Ontario on Saturday, March 22, 2003, Sally Sarah Gosse, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late James Gosse. Loving aunt of Madeline Mueller of England, Shirley Mackeigan of Nova Scotia, James Maher of Newfoundland, and Charles Maher of Quincy, Massachusetts. Also predeceased by parents Charles and Annie Martin, sisters Mary Ann Maher, Madeline Martin, Bridget Warford and brother Fred Martin. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Thursday, March 27, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
March 24, 2003**

GREEN, Aaron Raymond - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, March 4, 2003, Aaron Green of Winterton, age 82 years. Predeceased by wife Mary; daughter Alice and sister Effie. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Ann Squires (Guy), Winterton, Daphne Morton (David), St. John`s; grandchildren: Craig Welsh, Sean, Cheryl and Trent Squires; brother Frank (Essie), Winterton; two sisters: Nora Gillingham (Arch), Winterton, Clara Evely (Roy), Mount Pearl; brother-in-law Rufus Hutchings, Mount Pearl; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton. Visiting hours 10:00-12:00, 2:00-5:00 and 7:00-10:00 p.m. daily. Funeral service to take place on Friday, March 7 at 2:00 p.m. from Trinity United Church and Cemetery, Winterton. No flowers by request, donations in Mr. Green`s memory may be made to Trinity United Church Organ Fund.
"To the world he was but one; To us he was the World"
March 06, 2003**

GREEN, Doris May - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center, on March 12, 2003, Doris May Green, aged 76 years. Predeceased by her husband Wallace. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughter Linda Sturge (Wayne); son Paul Green (Jane); loving grandchildren: Lori Sturge, Trevor Sturge, Jacy Green, and Kristina Green; brother-in-law Bruce Green (Mary); special cousin Dora; also a large number of very close relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., from 7-9 p.m. Thursday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday. Funeral Service 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 15th, 2003, from Barrett`s Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
March 14, 2003**

Green, John B. (Ben)
Passed peacefully away on Friday, March 14, 2003, at his home in Fortune in his 85th year, beloved Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. Predeceased by his wife Catherine in 1990. Left to mourn three children; Norma (Will Stacey), Fortune, Carol Ann (David Cake), Lewin's Cove, Paulette (Donald Foote), Foxtrap. Seven grandchildren; Craig and Mark Stacey, Perry Cake (Jenny), Cynthia Hogan (Luke), Beth Ann Quinton (Ian), Karen Andrews and Christopher Foote. Five great-grandchildren: Jordan and Cody Quinton, Steven Hogan, Alexandra and Benjamin Andrews. Special friend Ella Pitman of St. Lawrence. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Ben was a devoted school teacher who spent most of his career in Lamaline. He was a lay reader in the Parish of Fortune-Lamaline, a member of the SUF and the Recycled Teenagers Club of Fortune. Resting at all Saints Anglican Church of Fortune. Funeral Service on Monday, March 17, 2003 at 2 pm.. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Burin Dialysis Centre Fund or All Saints Anglican Church in Fortune.

Gushue, Charles
Entered into eternal rest, March 10, 2003, at the L.A. Miller Centre, in the presence of his loving family, Charles Gushue of Bacon Cove, age 79 years. Predeceased by his darling children Bride and Andrew. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Stella; three sons; Charlie (Rose), Lar (Cathy) and Bern (Cathy); two daughters; Bernie and Stella (Mike); ten grandchildren; also one brother John, Bacon Cove and three sisters; Ellen, Rosaleen and Anne Marie, all of the USA.. He will be sadly missed by his many relatives and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour. Funeral Mass, Thursday at 11am at St. Anne's Church, Conception Harbour. Interment to follow at St. Anne's Cemetery.
May He Rest in Eternal Peace.

GUZZWELL, R.G. Crosbie - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Saturday, March 22, 2003, R.G. Crosbie Guzzwell in his 59th year. Predeceased by his parents Eric and Janet Guzzwell. Leaving to mourn his sons; Robert (Zea); and Steven (friend Sarah), their mother Jackie; brother, Bert (Pauline); step-grandchildren Mariah and Shekirra; nephew John Guzzwell (Tish); niece Diane Guzzwell and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. from 7-9 p.m. Sunday; 10 a.m.- 12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday and from 10 a.m.- 12 noon Tuesday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 25th, 2003 from Wesley United Church. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Masonic Park Chapel Fund. Please visit to sign the memorial guest book.
March 24, 2003**

HANN, Dr. H. Jack, DDS., - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family on Saturday, March 1, 2003, at Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, aged 75 years. Predeceased by his mother Gladys (1999), Father (1942 - SS Caribou) and brother-in-law Ralph (2002). Left to mourn are his wife Mary, son George (Narika) and family, daughter Terry (Owen); three sisters: Audrey, Ruby (Vincent), Marina (Kenneth); and many other relatives and friends in British Columbia, Newfoundland, and elsewhere. No flowers by request. In memoriam donations may be made to Vancouver General Hospital, the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of choice.
March 03, 2003**

HAPGOOD, James C. - Passed peacefully away at his residence on March 6, 2003, James C. Hapgood, age 60 years. Predeceased by mother Margaret, father Joseph and brother John. Leaving to mourn sons John (Tina), Jim (Denise) and Craig (Lori); brother William (Sheila); sister Mary (Vince); grandchildren: Allison, Joshua, Joseph, John, Meagan and Jessica; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Sunday, 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Funeral service on Tuesday, March 11, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. from Caul`s Chapel. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Canadian MPS Society, P.O. Box 64714, Unionville, Ont., L3R 0M9.
March 09, 2003**

HARLEY, Ruth Margaret (nee Taylor) - Peacefully on Monday, March 3, 2003 at the age of 94, in Ottawa. She was the deeply loved mother of Rory (Andrew) Harley, of her daughter-in-law Jane Harley and of her grandsons Christopher and Michael. She was loved deeply also by her son-in-law Richard Gwyn and by her daughter-in-law Danielle Fraser. She was cherished no less by her many life-long friends, including Jerry and Helen O`Brien and by their daughters Sarah and Jayne and by Christian Pavey who all regarded her as their grandmother.Born in Yarmouth, N.S., Ruth Harley studied at St. Mary`s Academy in Winnipeg and then moved with her parents George and Mary Taylor to St. John`s, NL. There she met and married Claude Fraser; both of their children, Sandra Fraser Gwyn and Nicholas Fraser, pre-deceased her. After Claude`s death in 1944, she married naval officer Frank Harley of Glasgow, Scotland, who also pre-deceased her. They settled in Ottawa. By her wit, her acute intelligence, and the warmth of her hospitality, Ruth Harley maintained an exceptionally wide circle of friends, from Newfoundland, from her navy days, and from Ottawa. They, and others, may call at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 403 Richmond Road on Thursday, March 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. at St. Basil`s Church, 940 Rex Avenue on Friday, March 7, 2003. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ruth`s memory can be made to the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre Foundation or the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre. Condolences, tributes or donations may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com
March 05, 2003**

HARTY, William P. Jr. - Passed suddenly away on Friday March 21, 2003. William P. Harty of Duntara age 38 years. Left with fond and loving memories, wife Patsy; Children: Christopher, William and Erica. Parents: William and Mary Harty, Duntara; sister, Beverly (Randy) Earle, Mount Pearl; brother Louis (Sherri), Fort McMurry, Alberta, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Duntara Community Centre. Funeral to take place on Tuesday March 25, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Peter and Paul Church King`s Cove, Bonavista Bay.
March 24, 2003**

HEPDITCH, Alice - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital, St. John`s on Monday, March 10, 2003, Alice Catherine Hepditch (nee Caul) of Southern Harbour, aged 80 years. Predeceased by husband Thomas, sons John-Will, Charles and Richard; daughters Veronica and Agnes; brother Richard and sister Anastasia. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories brother James; sons Robert (Mary-Margaret), Joseph (Rhonda), David (Jessie), George (Eileen), James (Patsy) and Thomas (Linda); daughters Bridget (Anthony), Ellen (Terry), Pauline and Anastasia; 35 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild. Resting at Christ The King Church, Southern Harbour. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 13, 2003 from Christ the King Church, Southern Harbour with interment to follow at Roman Catholic Christ The King Cemetery, Southern Harbour.
"To the world she was the one; to us she was the world".
March 12, 2003**

HIBBS, James John - Passed peacefully away at his home in Kelligrews on March 8, 2003, James John Hibbs, aged 61 years. Leaving to mourn his children: Michele (Fabian), Harry, Jo-Ann (Brian) and Joseph; grandchildren: Bradley, Holly, Ashley and Christian; family pet Kelly; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Visitation on Friday 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m., Saturday 10-12 noon in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews from where the funeral service will take place on Saturday at 2 p.m. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Church Road, Foxtrap.
March 14, 2003**

HICKEY, JOHN J. - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, March 1, 2003 in the presence of his loving family, at his home in Kelligrews, in his 73rd year. Predeceased by his parents, Patrick and Agatha Hickey, brothers Patrick and Hubert, sisters Anastasia and baby Mary of Chapel`s Cove. Left with fond and loving memories his devoted wife Margaret (nee Connors), sons John Jr., Hubert and Larry, daughters Marg, Diana and Rosemary, 11 grandchildren, brothers Martin and twin brother Frank, sister Joan and a large circle of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, on Sunday 4-9 p.m. on Monday 10-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9:30 p.m. Funeral time to be announced later. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the MS Society or the Diabetic Association.
"MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PEACE.
March 01, 2003**

HOBBS, Claude - Passed peacefully away on Monday, March 31, 2003, at the Chancellor Park, Claude Hobbs in his 84th year. Predeceased by his brother George and sister Mary Janes. Leaving to mourn his beloved wife Annie (nee Clarke); brothers-in-law: John and Albert; nieces and nephews: Elsie Henderson, Patricia Murphy, Johnny R. Clarke, David Clarke, Robert Hobbs, John and Judy Hobbs, and Evelyn and Francis Connors; and other relatives and many dear friends, both here and abroad. Resting at St. Mary`s Anglican Church, Heart`s Content. Visiting hours 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2. Funeral Service to be held on Thursday, April 3, at 2 p.m. from St. Mary`s Anglican Church with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Heart`s Content. No flowers by request. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson`s Society, Canada. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Green`s Funeral Home, Winterton.
April 02, 2003**

Hoegg, Nancy Jeanette
46, Halifax, former of Stellarton, Nova Scotia and Charlottetown, PEI., died peacefully in Halifax on March 12, 2003. Predeceased by her father Robert in 1995, she is survived by her loving mother Betty (Dunlop) Hoegg of Stellarton; sisters; Judith (Peter Ryan) of Halifax and Lois (Ches Crosbie) of St. John's, Newfoundland; nieces; Ariana Ryan, Charlotte, Catherine, and Rachel Crosbie; a loving, extended family and a wide circle of good friends. She will be particularly missed by her aunt, Hilda Hoegg of Halifax. Nancy lived a full and vital life until becoming ill at Christmas. She lived her last days with optimism and grace. A graduate of Mt. St. Vincent University (BBA 1979) and Dalhousie (MPA 1981), Nancy had a long career with the Government of Canada in Halifax, Moncton and Charlottetown, having recently returned to Halifax to work with Health Canada. Nancy was always active in various associations and her church in the community where she was livng. Visitation will be held at the H.C. MacQuarrie Funeral Home in Stellarton on Friday, March 14, 2003 from 7-9 pm and Saturday, March 15 from 2-4 and 7-9pm.. The Funeral and celebration of Nancy's life will be held on Sunday, March 16 at 3 pm at Christ Anglican Church in Stellarton. A Memorial Service will be held in Charlottetown at a later date. Donations in Nancy's memory may be made to Christ Anglican Church, Stellarton, BoK 1S0, St. Paul's Anglican Church, Charlottetown, C1A 4R5 or a charity of choice.
May her kind and generous soul rest in peace.

HOWLETT, William - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, March 13, 2003, after a lengthy illness, William Robert Howlett, age 72 years. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife and best friend of 39 years, Joan (nee Mahon), three children: Margaret (Stan Park), Paula (Jim Boundridge) and Sam (Gwen Boundridge); brothers: Jackie (Maimie), Sam Jr. (Mary); sisters: Lydia (Bernard), Mary (Bill, deceased), Jenny (Vince, deceased) and seven grandchildren: Christa, Diane, Shannon, Shane, Patrick, Matthew and Brady. Also numerous nieces, nephews and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 15th, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
"What we have in memories is ours, You are now at peace, we love you."
March 14, 2003**

HOWSE, Wallace K. - Passed peacefully away March 15, 2003 leaving to mourn with fond memories Robert (Ruth), Renee (Don), Betty, Wendy, and their mother May; grandchildren: Susan, Ronnie, David, Robert (and families), Sarah, Lesley, Melissa and Rebecca; brothers Fred (Maisie), Frank (Annie) and devoted partner Elsie Hill. He was a businessman of the community (Howse of Flowers Ltd), a valued member, and president of Kiwanis Music Festival, and former band member, bandmaster and songster leader of the Salvation Army Temple (St. John`s). Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 8-10 p.m. on Sunday, March 16 and from 2-4 and 7-10 p.m. on Monday, March 17. Funeral services will be held from Barrett`s Chapel on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery on Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army Temple Band. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 17, 2003**

HUNT, Raymond W. - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizens Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, Raymond W. Hunt of Harbour Grace, age 73 years. Predeceased by brother: Duncan A. Hunt. Leaving to mourn with many fond and loving memories his wife June (nee Stevenson) of 45 years; two daughters: Michelle (Sean) Finn and Kristina (Terry) Rhoades, both of Edmonton, AB; two grandchildren: Chelsea and Kaegan Finn, Edmonton, AB; two brothers: Walter and Lawrence (Agnes), both of Harbour Grace; sister-in-law: Marie Hunt, Harbour Grace; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE with visitation hours by request of the family Thursday, March 20, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Friday, March 21, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral service to follow on Saturday, March 22 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Harbour Grace. Cremation to follow. A private inurnment at St. Paul`s Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace. No flowers by request; as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Parkinson`s Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
March 20, 2003**

HUTCHINGS, Josiah - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, March 11th, 2003, Mr. Josiah Hutchings of Spaniard`s Bay, age 81 years. Leaving to mourn are his loving wife Florence of 59 years. One daughter Betty husband Edward Crane of Spaniard`s Bay; one son Tim wife Beverly of Spaniard`s Bay; two grandchildren: Jason, girlfriend Kelly and Natalie; two brothers: Selby Hutchings wife May, Spaniard`s Bay, Leonard Hutchings wife Mary, Tilton; one sister, Lilly Saunders (husband Nath deceased) of Bay Roberts; Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Young`s Funeral Home, Spaniard`s Bay. Funeral Services Thursday, March 13th, 2003 at 2 p.m. from Holy Redeemer Anglican Church and interment to follow at the Green Head Anglican Cemetery, Spaniard`s Bay. Visitation Tuesday, March 11th, 7 pm to 10 pm, Wednesday, March 12th, 10 am to 10 pm, Thursday, March 13th, 10 am to 12 noon. No flowers by request, donations in his memory may be made to the Holy Redeemer Anglican Church Memorial Fund.
March 12, 2003**

IVEY, Elizabeth Julia - Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, on March 15, 2003, Elizabeth Julia Ivey. Aged 56 years. Predeceased by her father James Dixon 1969. Leaving to mourn her husband Kenneth (Tom); sons Ken (Charlotte) and Steven (Korie); daughters Judy (Dean), Janet (Randy) and Michelle; her mother Juila Dixon; seven grandchildren; five sisters, Sadie, Winann, Nora, Anita and Gloria; seven brothers, Stewart, Wilson, Clifford, James, Edward, David and Fred. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Monday. Funeral services from Barrett`s Chapel on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 at 11 a.m. with cremation to follow. As expressions of sympathy flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Care Clinic. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 17, 2003**

JANES, William C. - (WWII Veteran, 166th Royal Artillery). Passed peacefully away in Delta, BC on Sunday, March 02, 2003, William Janes, aged 84 years. Predeceased by his wife Ethel (nee Pottle). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughter Barbara (George Harvey) of Delta, BC; son Robert (Patricia) of Mount Pearl; beloved grandchildren: Kim Jones (Peter), Steven and Tara Darling, Tracey Pynn (Darren) and Denise Broderick (Larry); cherished great-grandchildren: Carson and Delaney Jones, Ethan Broderick; brother Frank; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 10-12, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Friday, March 07, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
March 06, 2003**

JOHNSON, A. Mildred - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, A. Mildred Johnson of Lower Island Cove, age 96 years. Predeceased by husband John, 1982. Leaving to mourn three nieces: Norma Clow and Inie Carpenter, both of California, USA and Margaret (Richard) Corcoran, St. John`s; two nephews: John and Edward Cooper, both of New Hampshire, USA; step-nephew Lester (Doris) Sparkes, Victoria; also a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Salvation Army Citadel, Lower Island Cove and from where the funeral service will take place on Friday, March 28 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Lower Island Cove. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army Citadel or Cemetery, Lower Island Cove. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Noel`s Funeral Home, Western Bay. For any additional information please call 596-5750.
March 28, 2003**

JOYCE, Ruth Olive (Steele) - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke`s Home on Wednesday, March 05, 2003, Ruth Olive Joyce, age 89 years. Predeceased by her husband William in 1988. Leaving to mourn son Fred (Sharon) of Ottawa; three daughters: Patricia Sowdon, Judith Kavanagh (John) and Donza English (Hubert); eight grandchildren: Bill, Bryan and Debby Kavanagh, Ruthanne and Tony English, Drury Cook, Jennifer and Michael Joyce; two great-grandchildren: Emma Kavanagh and Eric Cook; brothers and sisters-in-law, other relatives and friends. Private funeral arrangements by request of the family. Arrangements entrusted to Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Donations in Ruth`s memory may be made to the Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador or to a charity of one`s choice.
March 06, 2003**

KAVANAGH, Florence - Passed away suddenly at her home in Innisfil, Ontario, on Sunday, March 9, 2003. Florence, in her 66th year, is the beloved wife of Jim. Devoted mother of Rod and Lisa and loving nan of Connor. Leaving are her sister Verna and husband Beatty Barrett. Funeral took place in Innisfil.
April 05, 2003**

KAVANAGH, Jim - Passed away peacefully at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie after a brief battle with Cancer on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, in his 64th year. Jim was the beloved husband of the late Florence Kavanagh. Dear father of Rod and wife Lisa and loving pop of Connor. Jim will be remembered by his sisters Ann and Joan and brothers Gordon, Clarence, and Brian. He is survived by his father Jim. Funeral took place in Innisfil, Ontario.
April 05, 2003**

KELLOWAY, George H. - Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, George H. Kelloway of Salmon Cove, age 86 years. Predeceased by wife: Julia, 2001, three infant sons, three infant daughters, three brothers: Leonard, Arthur and John Wm., two sisters: Ethel Mae and Mazie. Left to give thanks for his life and with loving memories are his son and daughter-in-law: Arthur J. and Sherry, Victoria; daughters and sons-in-law: Joy and Fred Rose, Salmon Cove, Doreen and John Wiseman, Kelligrews, Lima and Albert Spurrell, St. John`s, Carol and Lewis Efford, Bareneed, Gail and Garry Rogers, Harbour Grace and Elizabeth and Terry Vaters, Lawrencetown, Halifax County, NS; twenty grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister: Sarah W. Case, Salmon Cove; many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Friday, March 21. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Riverside United Church and Cemetery, Salmon Cove. In lieu of flowers; as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Riverside United Church, Salmon Cove. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
March 19, 2003**

KELLY, Patricia (nee Shuell) - Passed from earthly life in her 79th year at her home in LaGrange Park, Illinois, 10 March 2003, after coping for several years with serious illnesses. Welcomed to heavenly life by her parents Thomas and Mary Barrett Shuell, her brother Robert, her husbands Arthur Kelly and Robert Ruppe, and many other deceased relatives and friends. Left to mourn her death and celebrate her life are her daughters Sharon Fregeau (John) and Mary Eileen Burke (William) of Western Springs; her grandchildren Ryan Fregeau, and Kelly, Eileen, Connor, Nora, and Kevin Burke; her sister Mary Jane Smith (Lawrence, deceased) of Sterling; her brothers Thomas Shuell (Cristina) of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico, and Dr. Noel Shuell of St. John`s, Newfoundland; her sister-in-law Rosemary Collins of Glenview; and many other relatives and friends. Funeral Mass on 14 March at St. Francis Xavier Church in LaGrange; and burial in Bronswood Cemetery, Oak Brook. Patricia`s visit to Newfoundland in 1978 sparked her lasting interest and affection toward its residents and their cultures.
March 14, 2003**

KENNEDY, Dorothy Eva (Hancock) (nee Abbott) - Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, March 31, 2003, in her 69th year. Predeceased by her first husband, Mark Hancock. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, her husband John; sons Wilson (Christine), Lloyd (Debbie), John (Margie); daughters: Classie (Cyril), Carol (Randy), Bonnie (Gary); 12 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; brother Robert Abbott (Anne); sisters: Ettie Saunders of Gambo; Classie Gillard (Bob), Yellowknife; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday, from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Thursday, April 3rd, 2003, at 10 a.m. from Caul`s Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
"Eternal Rest, Grant unto Her O Lord"
April 01, 2003**

Kent, Charles W.
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, March 14, 2003, surrounded by his loving family, Charles Kent of Brigus, aged 77 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Effie (nee Roberts), one daughter, Marilyn (Trevor), British Columbia, two sons, Bruce (Donna), Barrie, Ontario, Kevin (Blanche), British Columbia, one brother, John (Freda), England, step-children Tom and Pam, NL, Victor and Brenda, Shirley and Lee, Ontario, also grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton's Funeral Home, Brigus on Sunday, March 16, 2003 from 10 am - 12 noon. Memorial Service to take place from the Brigus United Church on Sunday, March 16, 2003 at 2 pm.. Interment to take place in Barrie, Ontario. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Badger Relief Fund or a charity of one's choice.

KIRBY, Vera May (nee LeGrow) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, March 21, 2003, Vera May Kirby, precious mother, grandmother and sister whom we all loved, at the age of 71 years. Predeceased by her husband Fred, her precious son Keith and her parents Adeline and Solomon LeGrow. Leaving to mourn her children: one daughter Pamela Hawkins (Leslie) Mount Pearl; three sons: Fred Jr. (Rosanne) Torbay, Boyd of Oakville, ON and Craig (Michelle) Torbay; loving grandchildren: Lisa and Stacey Hawkins; Adam Kirby; Kayla, Stephen and Christine Kirby; Andrea and Eric Kirby; sisters: Florence King (Alton), Bauline; Viola Mercer (Howard) Sudbury, ON; Jean Hill (Dave) Barrie, ON; Joyce LeGrow, Willowdale, ON; Phyllis Thorne (Clayton) Torbay; brothers: Melvin LeGrow, Bauline; Cecil LeGrow (Doris) Bauline; Dexter LeGrow (Marg) Toronto; Grenville LeGrow (Debbie) Bauline; sister-in-law, Irene LeGrow; brother-in-law Ray Kirby of Burnaby, BC and Leslie Noel of St. John`s as well as a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Monday, March 24, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Nicholas` Anglican Church, Torbay. Interment to follow in the United Cemetery, Bauline. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Parkinson`s Foundation, NL Branch or to St. Nicholas` Anglican Church, Torbay.
March 23, 2003**

KNIGHT, Herbert G. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, Herbert G. Knight of Portugal Cove, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his wife Alice (nee Murphy); father Stephen; mother Laura; brother Jim and sister Marjorie Coady. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son Herb, Portugal Cove; daughters: Shirley Elliott (John), St. John`s, Sandra Churchill (Brian), Calgary and Brenda Mosher (Wayne), Georgetown, ON; beloved grandchildren: John Elliott (Cathy), Roxanne Elliott, Tanya Miller (Phillip), Brian Churchill, Craig and Jamie Knight, Sean and Dawn Mosher; cherished great-grandchildren: Dana, Megan, Victoria and Joshua; brothers Frank (Irene), Charlie and Steve (Lorraine); sisters: Phyllis Murphy (Tom) and Doreen Moorman; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, March 22, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
March 20, 2003**

KWASNIK (NEE EVANS), E. Jean - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen`s Home, Carbonear on Monday, March 31, 2003, E. Jean Kwasnik (nee Evans) of Small Point, age 78 years. Predeceased by parents: George and Ethel Evans; son: Joe. Leaving to mourn spouse: G. Stanley Moores; one brother: George (Gertrude) Evans, St. John`s; one sister: Rita Hudson, St. John`s; a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, MAIN HIGHWAY, WESTERN BAY until 12:00 noon Wednesday, April 2. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Broad Cove. In lieu of flowers, 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 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
April 01, 2003**

LAITE, Louis - 15 September 1910 - 4 March 2003. Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Tuesday, March 4th, 2003, Louis Laite, age 92 years, formerly of Trinity, T.B. Predeceased by Theodosia, his wife of 70 years. Leaving to mourn son Jim (Lorraine); grandsons: Roger (Elaine), Raymond (Beverley); granddaughter Bev; great-granddaughters: Brittney and Alicia; sister Effie Brown, N.B.; sisters-in-law: Mary Laite, St. John`s and Annabelle Kelly, Clarkes Beach; also many nieces and nephews. Resting at St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Trinity, T.B. from 2:00 - 9:00 p.m. 6 March 2003; 10 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 7 March 2003; 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon 8 March 2003. Funeral 2:00 p.m. March 8, 2003 from St. Paul`s Anglican Church, Trinity, T.B. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Region of the Canadian Diabetic Association, 217-354 Water Street. St. John`s, NL, A1C 1C4.
March 06, 2003**

LANG, Herbert - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Wednesday, March 19, 2003, Herbert Lang of Long Pond, age 82 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Mabel, niece Christine Noftall (Fred) and family; also, other nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Resting at The James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Friday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral to take place on Saturday, March 22, 2003 at 2 p.m. at Faith Pentecostal Church, Foxtrap Access Road. Interment at Pentecostal Cemetery, Long Pond. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Diabetes Association.
March 21, 2003**

LARNER, Kevin Joseph - Passed peacefully away at his home in Whitbourne, on Friday, March 14, 2003, Kevin Joseph Larner, age 74 years. Predeceased by his first wife Mary (Mim) nee Brien) in 1997; his parents Alma and William Larner; brother Arthur and sister Alice. He leaves to mourn his loving wife Betty (nee Lannon); children Cathy Barrett (Rudy), Arthur Larner (Louise), Andy Larner (Marilyn), Mary Larner-Pardy (Craig), and Bill Larner; 12 grandchildren: Ken, Michelle and Robert Barrett, Kaitlynn, Nicole and Kevin Larner; Mitchel and Amanda Larner; Jonathan, MyKala, Mary Catherine and Noah Pardy. Also leaving to mourn sisters Aileen McClure, Florida; Wilhelmina Shearer, California. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitation Saturday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.. Sunday 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held on Monday, March 17, 2003, at 11:30 a.m. from St. Alphonsus Church, Whitbourne. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association.
March 15, 2003**

LARNER, Kevin Joseph - Passed peacefully away at his home in Whitbourne on Friday, March 14, 2003, Kevin Joseph Larner, age 74 years. Predeceased by his first wife Mary (Mim) (nee Brien) in 1997; his parents Alma and William Larner; brother Arthur and sister Alice. He leaves to mourn his loving wife Betty (nee Lannon); children Cathy Barrett (Rudy), Arthur Larner (Louise), Andy Larner (Marilyn), Mary Larner-Pardy (Craig), and Bill Larner. 12 grandchildren: Ken, Michelle and Robert Barrett, Kaitlynn, Nicole and Kevin Larner, Mitchel and Amanda Larner, Jonathan, MyKala, Mary Catherine, and Noah Pardy. Also leaving to mourn sisters Aileen McClure, Florida, and Wilhelmina Shearer, California. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitations Saturday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held Monday, March 17, 2003 at 11:30 a.m. from St. Alphonsus Church, Whitbourne. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association.
March 16, 2003**

LAWLOR, John F. - Passed peacefully away in St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on March 13, 2003, John F. Lawlor, former Chief R.N.C. in his 92nd year. Predeceased by his wife Margaret in 1982. Leaving to mourn five children: Sr. Maureen R.S.M., Lamaline, John, Pierrefords, QC, Brian (Judy Smith), St. John`s, Fr. Edward, St. Kitts, W.I., Margaret Rose Coady (Frank), St. John`s; nine grandchildren: Susan Petten (Dave), Brian Lawlor, John Coady (Elaine), Frank Coady (Colette), Anne Marie Hickey (Dwayne), Edward (Krista) Coady, Paul Coady, Kristen Lawlor, Robert Lawlor; six great-grandchildren: Alison and Hayley Petten, Mitchell and Matthew Coady, Nicholas and Mackayla Coady; one sister, Anita Courish (Stan, deceased), St. John`s; two brothers: Kevin Lawlor (Mary), St. John`s, Gus Lawlor, Ontario; a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Vigil Sunday at 8 p.m. Funeral Mass St. Pius X Church Monday, March 17 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home Foundation.
March 15, 2003**

LeGROW, Eileen - RN- Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on March 14, 2003, Eileen LeGrow, aged 59 years. Predeceased by her parents Victor and Rita Godden and brother Owen. Leaving to mourn her husband Bob; son David; daughter Tracey; two grandchildren: Tyler and Kristen Butt; two sisters: Ann Muhlethaler (Peter), Woodstock, Lorraine Drodge (Eldon), Manheim, ON; sister-in-law Marilyn LeGrow; brother-in-law Bruce LeGrow (Jackie); special friend Marilyn Nickerson; a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 17, 2003 from Cowan Heights United Church. Inurnment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Cowan Heights United Church Senior Choir and Musical Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 15, 2003**

LEWIS, Peter J. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Thursday, March 20th, 2003, Peter J. Lewis in his 79th year of Brigus Junction. Predeceased by his parents Stephen and Johanna Lewis; sisters: Eleanor Bennett, Rita Rose. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are six sisters: Angela (Franklin) Colbourne, Corner Brook; Elizabeth (Perry) Copas, Iowa Park, Texas; Margaret Connolly, St. John`s; Carmel (Leonard) Costello, Avondale; Dorothy (Edward Delaney), Bay Roberts; Theresa (Richard) Byrne, Avondale; three brothers: James (Cathy) Lewis, Avondale; Thomas (Annie) Lewis, St. Andrews; Kevin (Rita) Lewis, Mt. Pearl; brother-in-law Harvey Rose, Brigus Junction. Also, a number of nieces, nephews and a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Thursday, from 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. and on Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral will take place on Saturday, March 22nd, 2003 with 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Cremation to follow. Inurnment to follow at a later date. Please visit the on line web site at www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book. No flowers by request, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador.
"May his gentle soul rest in peace."
March 21, 2003**

LILLY, Alfred - Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on March 29, 2003, Alfred Lilly, age 78 years. Predeceased by parents James and Martha Lilly; sisters: Isabella, Rita and Margaret. Left with loving memories are devoted wife of 50 years Jane (Holloway); sons: Dennis (Joanne) of Carter`s Cove, Douglas of Gander; step-brothers: Burt of Bonavista, Noah and Bob Faulkner of Ontario; grandchildren: Wenda and Melvin Mills, Peter and Karen Lilly, Darren/Anita; and Tony; two great-grandchildren: Claudia Lilly and Lauren Mills; mother-in-law Flossie Smart; also a large circle of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander. Funeral service Tuesday, April 1, 2003 at 2 p.m. from Pentecostal Church, Gander. Interment Pentecostal Cemetery, Glovertown. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Arrangements through Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander.
April 01, 2003**

Loder, Dr. Millicent (nee Blake)
Passed peacefully away March 7, 2003 at the Paddon Nursing Home, Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador, age 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Sidney, daughter Carly and grandson Christopher. Leaving to mourn son David and wife Carolyn, granddaughter Melynda and husband Colin McNeil, grandson Quinn and Melynda's mother, Roberta, brothers Bruce, George and Norris, sisters Nellie and Dolly, also special niece Millicent Ryan, and special nephew Terry Loder and many relatives and friends in Labrador and St. John's. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 am -12 noon, 2-4 pm., and 7-9 pm on Sunday and Monday. Funeral Service to take place 2 pm Tuesday, March 11, 2003 from George Street United Church. Interment to follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Paddon Nursing Home or the Badger Relief Fund.

LOVELESS, Charles Edward - Passed suddenly away at his residence in Bloomfield, on Saturday, March 8, 2003, Charles Edward Loveless of Bloomfield, aged 78 years. Predeceased by wife Dulcie and daughter Shirley. Left with fond and loving memories his sons: Glen (Gloria), St. John`s, Rex (Lela), Ontario; sisters: Winnie (Gordon Wells), Seal Cove, Edna (Freeman Rideout), Seal Cove, Cassie (Thompson Cribb), Marystown; brothers: Chesley (Ada), Seal Cove, James (Lily), Seal Cove, Willis (Mildred), Grand Bank; Aunt Alma Forsey, Seal Cove; five grandchildren: Karen Keefe (Dean), Alberta, Todd Loveless (Kellie), Placentia, Tracey Wilkins, Ontario, Jackie Keats (Dwayne), Conception Bay South, Paul Loveless (Trudy), Ontario; seven great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Remains will be resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home in Lethbridge. Funeral will be 2 PM on Wednesday, March 12, 2003 at the Salvation Army Citadel, Musgravetown with interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Musgravetown.
March 11, 2003**

MACKEY, Denis M. - Passed suddenly away on Saturday, March 22, 2003, Denis Michael Mackey, age 80 years. Predeceased by daughter Catherine, two sisters and one brother. Leaving to mourn wife Mary; daughters: Barbara and Brenda; son Michael (Diane) and three sisters. Grandchildren: Mike, Lisa, Evan, Crystal, Tyson, Denise and April. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Tuesday, March 25th, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice.
March 23, 2003**

MADDEN, Elizabeth - Passed peacefully away after a short illness at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on Friday, March 21, 2003, Elizabeth Madden, age 89 years. Leaving to mourn a wonderful sister-in-law Agnes Madden of Maddox Cove; many nieces, nephews and cousins; a special in-law Jean Lee; also a large circle of friends, including one life long friend Mary Steward; also a caring and faithful friend Marion O`Brien. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, March 24, 2003 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. No flowers by request, donations may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home.
March 23, 2003**

MARCH, Ruth E. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, March 9, 2003, Ruth E. March of Carbonear, age 88 years. Predeceased by husband: Raymond; parents: James and Laura Barnes; sister: Stella Evely. Leaving to mourn one brother: Donald (Maude) Barnes, Old Perlican; nephews: Robert (Margaret) Barrett, Old Perlican and Philip Barrett, Windsor, ON; niece: Huda (Harry) Branton, Scarborough, ON; special great-great nephew and niece: John and Meghan Barrett, St. John`s; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR with visitation hours by request of the family Tuesday 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. and from where the funeral service will take place on Wednesday, March 12 at 10:30 a.m. Interment at Bethany United Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to Bethany United Cemetery, Carbonear. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
March 11, 2003**

MEADUS, Luetta (nee Marks) (Yates) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home, St. John`s, on Monday, March 24, 2003, Luetta Meadus, aged 94 years. Predeceased by her husband Edmund, 1976; son Tom, 1990; daughter Heather, 1942; granddaughter Debra Lynn, 1963; and husband Ira Yates, 1986. Left to celebrate Luetta`s life are her daughter Gloria Harding (Bill Dalton); daughter-in-law Rose Meadus; grandchildren: Carolann Harding (Craig Pollett), Tom Meadus (Coretta), Christina Mercer (Geoff), and Robert Grandfield (Margaret); eight great-grandchildren: Hollilyn and Hannah Green; Isaac and Benjamin Meadus, William Mercer, Reanna, Julia and Ben Grandfield; stepchildren: Richard Yates (Alma), Marie Crann (Roy), Gertrude Johnson (Wally), Hazel Gunlagson (Brian) and families; also a number of other friends and relatives. A very special thank you to Sister Patricia Marie, Sister Collette, Dr. Marie O`Dea and the staff at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home who helped us through this difficult time. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4:30 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Cremation to follow. A memorial celebration will be held on Thursday, March 27, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. from Barrett`s Chapel. A private family interment will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Luetta`s memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home or a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 25, 2003**

McCloy, Ian Alexander, P.Eng
Born in St. John's, died suddenly on March 6, 2003, in San Diego, California, age 44 years. Leaving to mourn his parents May and Alex; brothers; William (Melanie), Paul (Lisa); sisters; Margaret, Jean, Cora and Ursula; uncle to Wilson and Allison. He will be fondly remembered by relatives in Ireland and Scotland and a large circle of friends in St. John's and Sudbury where he worked. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral arrangements later, as we wait the return home of our beloved son and brother. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Mary Queen of Peace Church Memorial Fund.

McCormack, John
Passed peacefully away in his 83rd year, John McCormack (Jack). Predeceased by his wife Philomena Brown and infant daughter Carol-Ann. Leaving to mourn his four sons; Harry (Patsy), Fred (Jean), John (Marilyn) and Robert; his seven daughters; Mary (Allen), Carmel (Maurice), Irene (John), Joanie, Rose (Myles), Jenny (Sidney) and Pauline (Akio); two sisters; Mary (Frank) Furlong and Joan (Richard) Kenny; and brother Ron; also leaving to mourn grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Wednesday, March 5th, 2003 from 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Mass from Mary Queen of the World, Thursday, 9:30 am. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Mercer, Melvin
In loving memory of Melvin Mercer, May 14, 1943 - March 3, 2003.
Passed suddenly away at Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on March 3, 2003, age 59 years. Left to mourn with loving memories wife Mildred, daughter Wanda (Dean), grandchildfen Krista, Chase, Ont.; sons; George (Michele), grandchilden; Paul, Alysha, Ont.; Paul (April), grandchildren; Scott, Korey, Justin, Ont.; mother Maria, Ont.; sister Joan Pitts, Ont.; brothers; Bill (Beatrice), Bell Island, Gerald (Lillian), Ont.; mother-in-law Lillian King, Bell Island; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home. Funeral Services on Thursday, March 6, 2003 at 2 pm., in the United Church. Interment in United Cemetery, Bell Island.
Forever in our hearts and memories you will remain. Until that special day when we are once together again.

MILLER, Jim - Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, March 9th, 2003, surrounded by his girls; wife Pam; daughters; Cindy (Stephen Parsons) and Natalie. Besides his girls he is also left in the hearts of his mother Mabel; sisters; Molly Carruthers (Chris) at Nova Scotia and Edna Miller at St. John`s; brothers; Reg (Mary) at Ontario, Willard (Hazel) at St. John`s; father-in-law and mother-in-law Doug and Daphne Wyatt at C.B.S.; brothers-in-law; David Wyatt (Debbie) and Wayne Wyatt (Doreen) both at Ontario; 19 nephews and nieces and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Predeceased by his father Albert in 1997, brothers; David 1997 and Woodrow 1996 and sister Jean in 1952. A special thank-you to Sandy at 4 North A at the Health Sciences Centre. Funeral details to follow. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Education Fund for Cindy and Natalie. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 10, 2003**

MOLLOY, Raymond T. (Ray) - Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, March 24, 2003, at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit. Raymond Molloy of St. John`s, age 56 years. Predeceased by his parents Edward (Ned) and Florence Molloy. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Elizabeth (Betty) (nee Power); one son Mark, and his mother Margot; two brothers: Paul, Thompson, Manitoba and Bernard (Florence); two sisters: Mary Morrissey and Betty Jackman, Kitchener, Ontario; brother-in-law Rick Power (Roberta); sisters-in-law Sheila Gallagher (Gary); Marie Goodenough (Paul), Moncton, NB; Helen Galway; Joan Stockley (Herb), London, Ontario; Eileen Rice (Pat); and a large number of nieces, nephews, and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, March 27th, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church, Patrick Street. Cremation to follow. Inurnment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or a charity of ones choice.
March 26, 2003**

MONOHAN, John Joseph "Jiggs" - Age 89 years of Dartmouth, N.S., died March 1, 2003 at home. Born in St. John`s, Nfld., he was a son of the late Edward and Elizabeth (McGrath) Monohan. He was a longtime employee of the Lord Nelson Hotel. He was an outstanding hockey player in St. John`s and enjoyed most sports. In his younger years in St. John`s, he rowed in the Regatta as well as played hockey at St. Bon`s and Holy Cross schools. After retirement, he took up golf and was a longtime member of Hartlen Point Golf Club. He is survived by sons Darrell (Dorothy) Williams, Donald (Marilyn) Williams), and Jon (Elizabeth) Williams, all Dartmouth, grandchildren Angela Lauzon, Michelle Williams, Nicholas Williams, Sandra Morley and Larry Williams. One great-grandchild. Two sister, Ellen Dinn, St. John`s, and Hilda Monohan, Boston. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Helen MacDonald, and a brother Michael. There will be no visitation by request. Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Thursday, March 6, in St. Paul`s Roman Catholic Church (Windmill Road, Dartmouth), Rev. Charles Burke officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Burial will be in St. Peter`s Cemetery, Eastern Passage. Arrangements entrusted to Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen St.
March 01, 2003**

MOORES, Stephanna Olga, - RN (Retired) - Passed peacefully away at the Miller Centre on March 1, 2003, S. Olga Moores, aged 84 years. Last surviving child of James and Elizabeth Belle Moores of Northern Bay. Predeceased by brothers: Jim, George, Robert, Roy and Melvin. Leaving to mourn her special and loving nephew and niece Gerald and Ellen Moores; sister-in-law Muriel Moores of Springdale; nephews: Jim (Ruth), John (Sandy), Glen (Donna), Robert, Roger (Jean), Dr. David (Gail); nieces: Elizabeth (Maurice) Baker, Patsy (Herman) Iyoupe, Carol (Paul) Squires, Olga (Doug) Taylor, Suzanne (Ian) Perry; her lifelong friends: Marg Mercer and Maude Butler. At Olga`s request, cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett`s Funeral Home. Donations in her memory may be made to the Miller Centre or to VOWR (Her favourite radio station). Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"To the world she was but one; To us she was the world. "
March 03, 2003**

MORAN, William C. Sr., - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Sunday, March 02, 2003, after a courageous battle with ALS, William C. Moran Sr. in his 58th year. Leaving to mourn wife Winnie (nee King); son William (wife, Tammy); daughter Anne (Greg); grandchildren, David, Joshua, Collette and Jason; four brothers, Nick (Sylvia), Pat (Patsy), Charl, Philip; three sisters, Mary (Tony), Anne, Loretta (Gary); special friends Joyce and Larry Bourne. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. A special thank-you to the nurses and staff of 2 East Hoyles Complex for their wonderful care and compassion. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, March 5th, 2003, at 10:30 a.m. from St. Agnes` Church. Interment to follow at St. Agnes Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Bill`s memory may be made to the ALS Society of NL, or a charity of one`s choice.
March 03, 2003**

MORGAN, Margaret G. (nee Parsons) - With dignity and a brave, courageous four year battle with cancer, surrounded by her three daughters, Margaret G. Morgan, St. John`s, passed peacefully away, in her 74th year, at the Palliative Care Unit, Dr. L.A. Miller Center, on Wednesday, March 12, 2003. Predeceased by her parents Ivy and Andrew Parsons, Lushes Bight, NL; sisters: Effie Lee, Sacramento, Calif. and Velma Vardy, Clarenville. She is lovingly remembered by her three daughters: Carole Anne Tipton, Deer Lake, Gayle King (Carl), St. John`s and Susan Morgan, Pitt Meadows, B.C.; beloved grandchildren: Paul Mercer, St. John`s, Jennifer Mercer, Toronto and David Tipton, Paradise; sister Verd Marquardt, Wisconsin, USA; brother-in-law Clarence Vardy, Clarenville, also a large number of cousins and other special friends and relatives too numerous to mention. A special thank you to Dr. Bill Eaton, his team and the wonderful nurses, volunteers and caring staff of the Palliative Care unit. The kindness and sincerity of Sister Eileen and Pastoral Care will always be remembered. Upon Margaret`s request, cremation has taken place. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2-10 p.m. Thursday, 10-10 Friday and 10-12 Saturday. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at 2 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Inurnment will take place at the United Church Cemetery, Springdale at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center, St. John`s or the Palliative Care Unit, Dr. L.A. Miller Center, St. John`s.
"She believes in angels"
March 13, 2003**

MOULTON, Gabriel Frazer - Passed peacefully away on Friday, March 14, 2003, in his 83rd year, at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex, Gabriel Moulton of Mount Pearl (formerly of Burin). Predeceased by his parents Sam and Rebecca; sister Irene and brother and sister-in-law Captain Don and Dorothy Moulton. Left to cherish his loving memory his wife Susan (Miles); sisters-in-law: Kay (George Brown), Blanche Miles and Ruby Miles-Bartlett; special niece Rhonda O`Connell and her children: Mitchell and Katie; nephews: Carl Moulton (Marion), Chris Brown (Jessie), Derek Miles, Perry Miles, and Ken Miles; nieces: Peggy Martinson (Eric), Kim Williams, Susan Penny (Marshall), Lisa Gartner (Brian), Saundra Dewling (Richard); also grand-nieces and nephews, and a wide circle of friends, including special friends: Ed and Ruby Hunt and Lloyd and Claudette Brown. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; and on Monday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 17, 2003 from the Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of ones choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 15, 2003**

MULLEY, Harris Maxwell (Max) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Wednesday, March 19, 2003. Harris Maxwell Mulley (known as Max) of Pouch Cove, 69 years of age. Predeceased by mother Ida (2000), father James (1973) and brother Spurgeon (1996). Leaving to mourn sisters: Florence, Marguerite (Stan) Bragg; brothers: Selby (Diane), Nelson (living in Alberta); sister-in-law Lillian; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Good friend Trevor; also a large circle of other family and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay, Thursday 7-10 p.m., Friday 10-10 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, 2 p.m. at Pouch Cove Memorial United Church with interment to follow at United Church Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted and donations in his memory can be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
March 21, 2003**

MURPHY, Anne (Annie) - Passed away suddenly at Lions Manor Nursing Home, age 94 years, formerly of Bruley and Bar Haven. Predeceased by husband Bernard, son Bernard Jr., parents Peter and Anne Fewer, sisters: Margaret Lake and Ellen Traverse, brothers: Jerome and Peter Fewer. Leaving to mourn sister Mary Frances O`Brien, Arizona, USA, nieces and nephews: Jerome (Loretta), Pete (Loretta), Aloysuis (Hannah), Catherine (Dom), Helen (Michael), Jerome (Josephine), Martin (Jen), Eric, Madeline (Fred), Mary Frances (Bob), Kathleen (Robert), Margaret (Ron), Anna Bride (Ned), Rennie (Ernie), Betty, Anne, Eugene and Charlie. Also, many great-nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, as well residents, staff and volunteers at Lions Manor Nursing Home. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass at St. Anne`s Church, Dunville on Saturday, March 22, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment at Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast, Placentia.
"She is at Peace"
March 21, 2003**

MURPHY, Elizabeth "Eliza" (nee Churchill) - Passed peacefully away after a short illness on Friday, March 21, 2003 at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home, Elizabeth Murphy, aged 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Lewis, 1979. Left with fond and loving memories, daughters: Christine Churchill (Robert Kendell) Portugal Cove, Judy (Howard) Chafe, Portugal Cove and son Lewis (Jeannie) British Columbia; seven grandchildren: Jennifer and Melissa Churchill; Curtis, Crystal and Heather Chafe; Brian and Lewis Nagy; two great-grandchildren Adrian and Emma; brother Leslie Churchill of Portugal Cove; special brother-in-law James Robinson of B.C.; also a number of brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Sunday, March 23, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Lawrence Anglican Church, Portugal Cove. Cremation to follow. Interment to take place at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Nursing Home.
March 23, 2003**

MURPHY, May, - Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Complex on Sunday, March 2, 2003, May Murphy. Aged 60 years. Predeceased by her father Daniel Whitten, 1973. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Raymond; son Douglas; mother Emilene Whitten; brothers: Gerald (Regina), Douglas (Diane), Hubert (Inez), Daniel (Lucy), Eric (Sharon); sisters: Jean (Stanley Harris), Lorraine (Leslie Critch); step-children: Margaret (Dave Coveyduck), William Murphy (Marg) Suzanne (Wayne O`Connell), Rita (Peter Walsh), Brian Murphy (Margie); grandchildren; great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Monday and from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Tuesday. Funeral service at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5, 2003 from The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Avenue. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Donations in her memory may be made to the Church of St. Mary the Virgin. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 03, 2003**

Murphy, Ronald A.
Passed away peacefully in his 80th year at the Bonavista Hospital, Ronald A. Murphy of Plate Cove East, Bonavista Bay. Leaving to mourn his sisters; Sarah Raymond (John), Bridget Barker, Mary Besaw, Cecilia Tracey; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Patrick's Church, Plate Cove East on Tuesday, March 11 and Wednesday, March 12. Mass of Christian Burial, Thursday, March 13 at 1 pm with interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Plate Cove East. May the Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul.
No date listed. Telegram date March 11, 2003

MURRAY, Edwin Neyle - Passed peacefully away at the Perley and Rideau Veterans` Health Centre in Ottawa on Thursday, March 6, 2003, in his 100th year. Husband of the late Susan (nee Simpson). Loving father of Jean Murray (Michael Richard). Grandfather of Katherine and Elizabeth Murray-Richard. Cremation took place after a private memorial service in Ottawa. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Andrew`s Presbyterian Church, Queens Road. Memorial donations to the Trans-Canada Trail Foundation (Newfoundland division) 43 Westminister Ave. N., Montreal, PQ., H4Y 1Y8 would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd.
March 23, 2003**

Neville, Patrick Joseph
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Cente, St. John's on Thursday, March 13, 2003 of North River, aged 62 years. Predeceased by parents Luke and Angela Neville, brother Tom and sisters Bride (Isaac) Alexander and Ann Formange. Leaving to mourn wife Agnes; sons; Thomas of Halifax, David of North River; daughters; Angela of St. John's, Amanda of North River, sisters; Evelyn Hanlon of Stephenville, Sheila (Doug) Power of North River, Veronica Neville of St. Mary's; sister-in-law Mildred Neville of St. Mary's; brother-in-law Stan Formange of Black Duck Brook; a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach. Visitation 10 am - 9:30 pm.. Funeral Mass to take place on Monday, March 17, 2003 at 10:30 am from All Hallows Roman Catholic Church, North River. Interment in the All Hallows Roman Catholic Cemetery, North River. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Family Memorial Fund.

NOAH, Donald George - Passed peacefully away in Ottawa on Tuesday, March 18, 2003. Donald George Noah, aged 70. Beloved husband of Mary Gardner, devoted father of Janice Potter (Lloyd), David, Stephen (Hae Won) and Nancy Brady (Michael). Cherished grandfather of Katie, Gregory, Ryan, Derec, Simon, Isaac and Anthony. Much loved brother of Edgar (Shirley), Ottawa, Diane Walsh (Adrian), Kentville, NS and Robert (Linda), Mt. Pearl, Nfld. Brother-in-law of Carol Anne Kirby (Roy), Arthur Gardner (Pierrette) and Yvonne Gardner (late David). Predeceased by his parents George and Mamie Noah. Also left to mourn are several nieces, nephews and cousins. A Funeral Mass was celebrated in Ottawa, Saturday, March 22, 2003. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
March 22, 2003**

Northcott, Sadie Patricia (nee Locke)
Passed peacefully away March 9, 2003 at the Miller Centre surrounded by her close family members, Sadie Patricia Northcott, aged 76 years. Predeceased by her husband Ross. Leaving to mourn her loving son John and wife Cheryl and three loving grandchildren; Christine, Dale and Johnathan. Special niece, Elizabeth Corrado, Torbay; sisters; Bridget Whalen, Bell Island, Frances DeSilva, Florida, Theresa Fitzpatrick, St. John's and brother David Locke, St. John's. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visiting hours Sunday 7-10 pm., Monday 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral on Tuesday at St. Pius X Church for Mass at 9:45 am. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

NOSEWORTHY, Samuel Robert - WWII Veteran 125 Nfld. Squadron RAF, Past Master of Lodge St. Andrew. Passed peacefully away at home on Saturday, March 15, 2003 in his 88th year. Leaving to mourn Barbara, his loving wife of 58 years; two daughters Pam (Bruce) Smith, Mount Pearl, and Val (Ed) Bosteridge, Toronto; grandchildren: Paula (Carl) Turner, Mount Pearl, Steve (Clarissa) Smith, Ottawa, and Tim Smith, Mount Pearl, Robert Bosteridge, Toronto, and precious little great-grandson Zackery Turner. Leaving to mourn as well devoted niece Barbara (Bob) Flynn, Kilbride, nieces, nephews and family friends. Thank you Dr. Tony Rolfe for the years of "beyond the call of duty" care and, also, to the outstanding caregivers from Serenity whose professionalism allowed him to remain in his home. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday and Monday. Funeral services 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 18, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Field of Honor. Donations in his memory to Gower Street United Church gratefully accepted. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"Sunset and evening star, And one clear call for me! And may there be no moaning of the bar When I put out to sea."
March 17, 2003**

O`BRIEN, John Patrick - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on St. Patrick`s Day, John Patrick O`Brien. Left to mourn are his loving wife and best friend Maureen (Colbert) and sons: Jerry, Bob (girlfriend Tina Marie), and Andrew; Predeceased by his parents Jerry and Gertrude and brother Edward (Betty). Also left to mourn are his sisters: Mary Ford, Marguerite Hickey, Zita Woodward, Rosalie Curran and brother George at Montreal; father and mother-in-law, Bob and Frances Colbert and brothers-in-law, Walter (Anne), Gerry (Cathy), David (Barb), Don (Ruby); also a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Remains resting at Caul`s Funeral Home Monday 7-10; Tuesday 10-10. Christian burial to take place from St. Patrick`s Church on Wednesday 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to a charity of one`s choice.
March 18, 2003**

O'Gorman, Elizabeth (nee Bungay)
Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 11, 2003 at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, age 80. Predeceased by her husband Augustus in 1994, daughter Margaret in 1988 and brothers, Richard and Gerald. Leaving to mourn her daughter Mary (Robert Besaw), Gertrude (Robert Critch); sons; James (Priscilla), Edward (Brenda), William (Ann), Theodore (Jeannie), Thomas, Augustus Junior (Martina); sister Ethel Cochrane and brother John; 26 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Lourdes Church on Friday, March 14, 2003, where a Vigil Service will be held at 7 pm.. Funeral Services will take place on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at 10 am.. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, West Bay.

O`KEEFE, Daniel Patrick - Passed away suddenly in Whitehorse, Yukon on Thursday, March 20, 2003, Dan O`Keefe, age 56. Leaving to mourn his son Glen (Katie), Kitchener, Ontario; daughters: Tracy (Rick White), New Harbour and Valla, Cambridge, Ontario; two sisters Carol (Vince O`Brien) and Michelle (James Downey), Goulds; four grandchildren, numerous other relatives and friends. Cremation to take place in Yukon.
March 22, 2003**

O`KEEFE, Mary J. - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick`s Mercy Home on March 17, 2003, Mary J. O`Keefe (formerly of Tors Cove), retired Principal of Roncalli School, Portugal Cove Road, St. John`s, in her 89th year. Predeceased by her parents: Michael and Lena O`Keefe; sisters: Lucy Howlett and Theresa O`Keefe; brothers: Jack, Chris, Will, Eddie O`Keefe; brother-in-law, Lar Howlett; nephew-in-law, John Chafe; family friend John Joe Power. Leaving to mourn two sisters-in-law: Catherine O`Keefe and Rita O`Keefe; seven nieces: Lenora (Dave) Walsh, Marie Chafe, Teri (Mike) Leonard, Barbara O`Keefe, Jean (John) Roynon, Noreen (Reg) Bonnell, Theresa (Bruce) Kelloway; three nephews: Jack O`Keefe, Chris (Rita) O`Keefe, Kenneth (Julie) O`Keefe; cousin, Albert (Molly) O`Keefe; grand nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Monday 7-10 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass Sacred Heart Church, Tors Cove, Wednesday, March 19 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Sacred Heart Cemetery, Tors Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick`s Mercy Home Foundation.
May she rest in peace with the family she so dearly loved.
March 19, 2003**

O'Leary, Theresa M. (nee Janes)
Passed away peacefully at the Health Sciences Center on Wednesday, March 5, 2003, after a long courageous battle with cancer. Theresa O'Leary, age 73. Predeceased by her husband Gerald, 1960; infant daughter Sheila; her parents Mary and James Janes; brothers; Cyril, Frank, Steve, Jimmy, Brendan and Jack. Left to mourn her passing are her nine loving and dedicated children; Rose (John Raymond), Sharon (Gary), Madonna (Don), Rick (Celine), Stephen (Gail), Debbie (Glenn), Cathy (Don), Lillian (Jim Harding), Jackie (Terry) with whom she resided; 25 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren, all of whom she adored. Also left to mourn are her sisters; Carmel Janes, Sheila Coavette, Alberta, Agnes Jones, North Carolina; brother Joseph Janes; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, especially her dear liflong friends Joseph and Ruth McDonald, Ann Larkin, Ann Pearce, Gus Connors, and her friends at the Goulds Seniors Club. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 7-10 pm and Thursday from 10 am- 10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 7, 2003 at 9:30 am from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted, or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Cancer Society. Special thanks to Dr. Catherine Popadiuk, Dr. Kwan and the nursing staff of 5 North at the Health Sciences Centre for their special care.
"To live within the hearts of those we love is not to die, but to live forever. God Bless you, our dear, sweet mother. May your gentle, caring soul rest in peace."

Oliver, Jean (nee King)
In the words of her favorite song "It's Time to Say Goodbye". Our beloved Jeannie said goodbye to her family on March 3, 2003. She died the same way that she lived-boldly, courageously and without fear. Jean was the youngest child of Evelyn Skanes and Henry King of Bell Island who predeceased her. She lives on in the hearts of her beloved husband Ralph and children; son Robert, wife Jaime and grandson of the heart Logan; daughter Lynn Delaney and husband Dennis; and son Andrew. Also missing her greatly are her brothers and sisters; Lorne King (Gert), Kelligrews; Inez Butt (Bill), Clarenville; Fred King, Ponty Pool, ON; Edna Myers (Basil), Mount Pearl; David King (Betty), Whitmouth, MB; uncle Bob Skanes (Helen) and family; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews.Visitation on Wednesday, 10 -12 noon, 2-4 pm and 7 -9 pm; Thursday 10 - 12 noon. Funeral to take place on Thursday, March 6, at 2 pm at the United Church, Topsail. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association.

O'Reilly, William
Passed away suddenly at his home in Placentia on March 13, 2003, age 65 years. Predeceased by his parents William and Theresa, sisters Mary, Bertha and Pauline and brother Patrick. Leaving to mourn daughters; Natalie (Felix), Kim, Gina (Edmund), grandchildren Jessica, Amanda, Olivia, Eddie, Rebecca; sisters Wilhelmina Walter (Patrick), Placentia; Patricia Mercier (Van), West Seneca, NY; Bridget Swain (Robert), Shilo, NC; Mary Patricia (Susie) Williams (Michael), Oakridge, TN; brothers Eugene (Paulette), Ottawa and Gerard at Placentia, and a number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia, at a time to be announced. Interment to follow in Coombs Memorial Cemetery, South East Placentia.

O`TOOLE, Violet - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, March 4, 2003, Violet O`Toole, age 91 years, of Renews. Leaving to mourn with loving memories, five daughters: Delores (Ben) Bedingfield of Tulsa, OK, Fay (Clyde) Hildreth, New Hampshire, Angela (Peter) Burton, Fermeuse, Geraldine (Ray) Norwood, North Carolina, Charmagine (David) Wegenast, Ottawa; three sons: Silver (Lillian), Renews, Ted (Ethel), Alberta and Leslie (Yvonne), Renews; one sister, Hannah Foley, Renews; twenty grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fahey`s Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation on Thursday, March 6th from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday, March 7th from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, March 7th at 2:00 p.m. from Holy Apostle`s Church, Renews. Interment to follow in Holy Apostle`s Cemetery, Renews.
March 06, 2003**

PARSONS, Angela Mary (nee Bruce) - Passed away suddenly in Guelph, ON. while visiting loving family on Sunday, March 9, 2003, Angela Mary Parsons, aged 78 years. Predeceased by her husband Charles; brothers: Patrick and Jack; and sister, Patricia King. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son: Charles Jr. and daughter-in-law Noreen of Niagara on the Lake; daughters: Charlene and son-in-law Don Pinksen of Guelph, ON. and Brenda with whom she resided in Ottawa; beloved grandchildren: Chareen Parsons and husband Michael Alberstat, Ryan Parsons, Alicia, Kirsten and Erin Pinksen; also leaving to mourn brothers: Frank (Floss), Ed and Leslie (Patricia); sisters: Mary Furey and Marcella Whelan all of St. John`s; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated from St. Peter`s Parish, Mt. Pearl at a time to be announced. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
March 11, 2003**

PARSONS, Ernest - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear, on Thursday, March 27, 2003, Ernest Parsons of Harbour Grace South, age 89 years. Predeceased by wife, Phoebe; daughter, Shirley; sister, Nellie; brother, Graham. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Daisy (Glenn) Marginson, Riverhead, Harbour Grace and Daphne (Thomas) Mercer, Harbour Grace South; son-in-law, Eric White, Carbonear; eight grandchildren: Katherine, Norma (Gerard), Matthew (Jennifer), Derrick (Sandra), Tina (Clarence), Margaret (Lawrence), Don (Kim) and Janice (Steve); four great-grandchildren: Shane, Michelle, Erica and Kaitlin; one sister, Bertha (Donald) Thistle, Virginia, USA; sister-in-law Myrtle (Heber) Noel, Mt. Pearl; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE, until 12:00 noon Saturday, March 29. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Coughlan United Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the TCP Health Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel`s Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
March 28, 2003**

PARSONS, RONAYNE - WHITE, Mary- Passed away suddenly on March 11, 2003, Mary Gertrude Ronayne-White, aged 52 years. Predeceased by her father Ronald and brother Ronald Jr. (1978). Leaving to cherish her memory, her loving husband Walter and her precious children Madeline, Sean Patrick and Theo, her beloved mother and friend Madeline Ronayne, sisters Paula (Chris Collingwood), Patricia (James Hurley), brother Peter (Bernadine), dear nephews and nieces Christopher, Lindsay, Michael, Jennifer, Christian, James and Laura, her mother-in-law Alice White, sisters-in-law: Margaret (Shannon) Ryan, Rose (Hayward) Halliday, Helen (Ron) Martin, brothers-in-law: Cyril (Helen) White, John (Barbara) White, Martin (Elaine) White, George (Tina) White. Also, special aunt Mercedes Jardine and uncles Edward Ronayne and Patrick (Phyllis) Ronayne. Mary will be sadly missed by a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. & Thursday 12 noon - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 14th, 2003 at 10 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers greatly accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the St. Bonaventure`s College Bursary Fund.
"Grieve not... nor speak of me with tears... but laugh and talk of me as though I were beside you. I loved you so... "twas Heaven here with you.
March 12, 2003**

PARSONS, RONAYNE - WHITE, Mary- Passed away suddenly on March 11, 2003, Mary Gertrude Ronayne-White, aged 52 years. Predeceased by her father Ronald and brother Ronald Jr. (1978). Leaving to cherish her memory, her loving husband Walter and her precious children Madeleine, Sean Patrick and Theo, her beloved mother and friend Madeleine Ronayne, sisters Paula (Chris Collingwood), Patricia (James Hurley), brother Peter (Bernadine), dear nephews and nieces Christopher, Lindsay, Michael, Jennifer, Christian, James and Laura, her mother-in-law Alice White, sisters-in-law: Margaret (Shannon) Ryan, Rose (Hayward) Halliday, Helen (Ron) Martin, brothers-in-law: Cyril (Helen) White, John (Barbara) White, Martin (Elaine) White, George (Tina) White. Also, special aunt Mercedes Jardine, aunt Mae Ronayne and uncles Edward Ronayne and Patrick (Phyllis) Ronayne. Mary will be sadly missed by a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. & Thursday 12 noon - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 14th, 2003 at 10 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers greatly accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the St. Bonaventure`s College Bursary Fund.
"Grieve not... nor speak of me with tears... but laugh and talk of me as though I were beside you. I loved you so... "twas Heaven here with you.
March 13, 2003**

PENNELL, Daniel B. - Passed away at his home in Cape Broyle after a short battle with cancer on March 23, 2003, Daniel B. Pennell, formerly of Trepassey, age 67 years. Predeceased by his parents William and Christine Pennell and his brother Joe Pennell. Left to mourn his very special friends Joan and Betty Lou Dalton and the Dalton family. Also left to mourn four brothers: Tom (Beth) at Trepassey, George (Cathy) at Catalina, Francis (Gladys) at St. John`s, Ray (Bernice) at Alberta, one sister Mercedes Curtis (Francis) at Scarborough, Ontario. Also one special aunt Mrs. Ita Myrick of Trepassey. Nine nephews and nine nieces, also a large circle of family and friends in Cape Broyle and Trepassey. Also a special little girl Stacey Challinor who brightened up his day in so many ways. Resting at Fahey`s Funeral Home in Fermeuse on Monday, March 24, 2003 from 2-10 p.m. at Fahey`s Funeral Home on Tuesday March 25, 2003 from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral services to take place on Wednesday March 26, 2003 from Holy Redeemer Church Trepassey at 1:00 p.m.. Interment to follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Trepassey.
March 24, 2003**

PENNY, Elizabeth Anne (nee Squires) - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke`s Home on Saturday, March 29, 2003, Elizabeth Anne Penny. Aged 85 years. Predeceased by her husband John, 1969; and brother Carson Squires, 2000. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons: Wayne (Jeanne) and Boyd (Jodie) of London, Ontario; daughter Glennis Reid (Mundon) of Chapel Arm; sisters: Mabel Eveleigh of London, Ontario, Gladys Tucker and Olive Squires both of St. John`s; 11 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 12 noon-2 p.m. Funeral service to be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Luke`s Hostel Fund. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 31, 2003**

PIKE, Ada (July 4, 1918, - March 2, 2003) - It is with great sadness that the family of Ada Pike announces her passing into God`s Garden, from the Palliative Care Unit at the Leonard Miller Centre. Ada, daughter of the late John Matthew and Olive Durnford of Rencontre West, Hermitage Bay, was predeceased by her beloved husband Mark (Mac) Pike in 1989; brother Fred Durnford and wife Lena; brothers-in-law Philip DeGruchy and Clarence Hillier. Ada lived for her family, faith and garden. Celebrating her life and thanking God for the devotion and unconditional love from this gentle lady, are her loving son Keith; best friend and daughter-in-law Elizabeth; precious grandson Jonathan, Ottawa; special granddaughter Jennifer and husband Brian Nakashima, St. John`s; her loving sisters and brother, Julia DeGruchy, St. John`s, Ida Hiller, Montreal, Eva Bagnell, Halifax; Eric Durnford and wife Lottie, Port aux Basques; several nephews, nieces; and other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, March 3 and 4, 2003. Funeral service 12 noon on Wednesday, March 5, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel with interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Shriner`s Hospital. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 03, 2003**

Pladt, Monica (nee Connors)
After a courageous long-term battle with Diabetes, Monica Pladt passed peacefully away in her 58th year at the Placentia Health Care Centre. Predeceased by her parents; Thomas and Mary Joseph Connors; brothers; Francis and James Connors; and sister Elaine Morin (Connors), Monica was born on Merasheen Island, raised in Placentia, and had lived in the United States for 23 years. She enjoyed her life as a loving wife, caring mother and a dear friend. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her devoted husband Fred; children; Clifford and Francis; sister Mary Traverse (Connors); brothers; Anthony, Cyril, John and Thomas Connors; sisters-in-law; Genny, Judy, Helen and Rachael Connors; and brother-in-law Liguori Traverse. Monica will also be remembered by loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation on Saturday, March 15, at 5 pm and Sunday, March 16, at 2 pm.. Funeral Mass on Monday, March 17, at 1:30 pm at the Sacred Heart Parish, Placentia. Interment to follow at the Father Dermott McGettigan Cemetery.
(No actual date given. Telegram date--March 15, 2003)

PORTER, Roy - Passed suddenly away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Monday, March 31, 2003, Roy Porter of Long Pond, age 73 years. Predeceased by his wife Annie, 2000. Left with fond and loving memories, three daughters: Joan (Bert), Jeanette (Gary) and Beverly (Randy); five sons: Rick (Bonnie), Gary (Daphne), Paul, Glenn (Lisa) and Wayne (Candida); also special grandchild Gail; nineteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; special friend Marg Kavanagh; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews until 12 noon Thursday. Funeral to take place on Thursday, April 3 at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Citadel, Long Pond. Interment at the Pentecostal Cemetery, Readers Hill, Long Pond.
April 02, 2003**

POWER, Vincent - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, March 26, 2003, Vincent Power in his 84th year. Predeceased by his wife Margaret in June 1999. Leaving to mourn four daughters: Kay Donovan (Pat), Maureen Doyle (Ray), Mary Porter, Cookie Dwyer (Fred); two sons: Vince (Lana) and Des (Diane); twenty-one grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren, and special neighbours Nellie and Pat McGrath. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 29th, 2003, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa`s Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
March 27, 2003**

POWER, William Henry - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on March 24, 2003, William Henry Power of Freshwater, Placentia Bay, formerly of Pond Head, Argentia, age 79 years, 10 months. Predeceased by his wife Bride; parents John and Susanna; brothers: Jim, Leo, John and Mike; sister Sarah and sister-in-law Monica Beresford. Left to cherish many memories are his children: Wayne (Sandra), Freshwater, Mary (Leonard Miller), Mt. Pearl, Gerard, Freshwater, Cathy (Jim O`Keefe), Freshwater, John (Shirley), Paradise and Annette (Gary Edstrom), Paradise; grandchildren: Pamela, Jeffrey, Wayne, Jason, Melanie, Michael, Paul, Jenna, Jessica, Philip and Nicole; brother: Albert; sisters: Mary Frazier, Margaret O`Reilly, Monica McCarthy and Catherine Bruce; special brother-in-law Michael Beresford and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Maher`s Funeral Home Placentia Wednesday, March 26 from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm, Thursday 9:00 am. Mass of Christian Burial to take place from Most Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater on Thursday, March 27 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Most Holy Rosary Cemetery, Freshwater. Flowers graciously accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. A sincere thank you to the staff of the ICU at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital for your comfort and care.
March 26, 2003**

POWER, William James - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, March 27, 2003, after a courageous battle with cancer at the Palliative Care Unit, L.A. Miller Centre, William Power age 74 years. Predeceased by his wife Marguerite in 1996; parents John and Charlotte Power; brother Edward. Leaving to mourn companion Gladys Marcotte; six brothers: John, Harold (Doris), Arthur (Cynthia), Gladstone (Barb), David (Marilyn), Charles (Kay); sister Mary Power; sister-in-law Carm Kinsella (Ed); brother-in-law Tom Penney; a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 7-9 p.m. Friday, 2-9 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Mass will be held from St. Teresa`s Parish, Mundy Pond Road at a time to be announced. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to a charity of ones choice.
March 28, 2003**

Preston. Lorraine Mary
A Memorial Visitation will be held at St. Peter and Paul's Roman Catholic Church, King's Cove on Friday, March 28, 2003 at 7 pm.. Prayers will follow at 8 pm.. A Burial Mass will be held on Saturday, March 29, 2003 at 10:30 am.. Private Committal of Cremated remains will follow. A luncheon will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall after the Mass. Everyone is welcome.

QUINLAN, Kathleen "Kay" - With her family at her side, on March 5, 2003 at Scarborough General Hospital, in her 80th year. Beloved wife of the late Raymond Quinlan. Loving mother of Ken and his wife Monica, Larry, John and his wife Dale, and Maureen and her husband Doug Bohnert. Proud grandmother of Chris, Neil, Leah, Michael and Rachel. Sister of Agnes Tarrant. For 25 years, Kay was a dedicated teacher with the Metropolitan Separate School Board. Kay will be lovingly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and friends. Her kindness and generous spirit will be missed by all of us who knew her. Friends will be received at the SHERRIN FUNERAL HOME, 873 Kingston Road (west of Victoria Park Ave.), Toronto (416-698-2861) on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church (16 Lockwood Road at Queen Street East) on Tuesday, March 11, 2003 at 10 a.m. Cremation to follow. Memorial donations in Kay`s memory may be made to a charity of your choice.
March 07, 2003**

RALPH, David S. - Passed peacefully away after a short illness at the Health Sciences Center on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, David Ralph, aged 67 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Joan. Left with fond and loving memories daughter Jill Janes (Barry), son Curtis (Michelle); four grandchildren: Joshua and Tyler Janes, Beth and Brandon Ralph; four sisters: Pearl Pardy (Cecil), Traytown, NL, Ruby King (Les), Bauline, NL., Patricia Davis (Jim), Seattle, Wash. and Margaret Hunting (Clifford), Edmonton, AB; brothers: Jim (Eileen), Winsor, ON, Clayton (Lynn), Toronto, ON and Ronald (Cathy), Edmonton, AB; brother Gerald LeGrow (Florence), St. John`s, NL; special friends Charlie and Myrtle Hudson, Pouch Cove, NL; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m., Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm and on Friday from 10 am - 2 pm. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 28, 2003 at 2:00 pm from The Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Pouch Cove. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to "Coins For Cancer".
March 26, 2003**

REES, Ella May (Taylor), R.N. - Originally from St. John`s. Passed peacefully away March 5, 2003, age 87 years, at Wolfville Nursing Home, N.S. Predeceased by her husband Jim Rees, 1987. Leaving to mourn two sons: Don (Karen), N.B. and Jay (Laurie), Centreville, N.S.; three grandsons: Jason, Matthew and Timothy Rees; also sister Margaret Stewart, Blaine, Washington; brother William Taylor (Sally), sister Isabel Parsons, both of St. John`s; also a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
March 06, 2003**

Reid, Stella (Pearl)
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, March 3, 2003, Stella (Pearl) Reid of Green' s Harbour, in her 97th year. Predeceased by husband, Alfred; sister, Delores; son., James; and granddaughter, Cavell. Leaving to mourn sons; Stanley (Nellie), Allan (Venus); 13 grandchildren (special granddaughter Diane); 18 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Jessie Reader; brother-in-law Hector Reid (Rita); and many more relatives and friends. Resting at Faith United Church, Green's Harbour, from 10 am on Wednesday, March 5, 2003. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, March 6, 2003, at 2 pm.. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Green's Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Faith United Church, Green's Harbour. Arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo.

RIDEOUT, Jacinta - May 20, 1950 to March 30, 2003. It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jacinta Rideout, age 52, announces her passing at the Palliative Care Unit, Leonard A. Miller Centre, St. John`s on Sunday, March 30, 2003. Predeceased by her parents John (Jack) and Mary (Molly) Traverse; parents-in-law Alfred and Frances Rideout; sister-in-law Genevieve Downey. Left with fond and loving memories are husband Tom, St. John`s, NL; son Terry (Collette Bedard), Chetwynd, B.C.; daughters Tina Rideout (Winston Norman), Baie Verte, NL, Margaret and Kara-Lynn, both of St. John`s, NL; sisters: Anna-Mae Hoven (Lawrence), Kathleen Van Rooyen (Jack) and Irene Pumphrey (Joe); brothers - Arthur (Ophelia), Garry (Tammy), Bill (Jesse), John (Adelaine), Jim (Angie), Edward (Carol), Paul (Keri); sisters-in-law Kathleen Dempsey (Joseph), Margaret Ann Reeves (Jerome), Angela Sheils (Murray), Clotilda Dicks (Graham) and Shirley Rideout; brothers-in-law James Rideout (Bertha), Stanley Rideout (Karen), Ron Rideout (Marjorie), Roy Rideout (Gwen) and Russell Downey and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John`s on Monday from 2-9 pm; Resting at Wimbleton`s Baie Verte Peninsula Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte on Tuesday from 6 pm-10 pm, Wednesday from 10 am-10 pm and Thursday from 10 am -12 noon. Funeral Mass to take place from St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church, 6 Highway 410, Baie Verte on Thursday, April 3, 2003 at 2 pm. Interment to follow at the St. Pius X Roman Catholic Cemetery, Baie Verte. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made in Jacinta`s memory to the Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre Sunshine Garden through the South and Central Health Foundation. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Wimbleton`s Baie Verte Peninsula Funeral Home (709)-532-9555.
March 31, 2003**

ROACHE, Eileen - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital in the presence of her loving family on Wednesday, March 5, 2003, Eileen Roache (nee Tucker) of Brigus, aged 89 years. Predeceased by her husband Philip; son Philip Jr. and his twin sister Margaret Rose; also her loving granddaughter Rhonda. Left to mourn their sad loss, daughters: Alice Walsh (Richard), Kay Arsenault (Mike), Gertie Kelly (Bill), Mary Dwyer (Raymond), Toronto, Eileen Murphy (Mike), Patsy McHugh (Jerome); sons: Brian (Sue), Bill (Joan), Frank (Lillian), Toronto, John (Daphne), David (Joan), Pat (Dionne), Toronto; 26 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild, Brittany; also staff and residents of Calling Wood Downs Seniors Complex, Clarke`s Beach. Resting at Broughton`s Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, March 8, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church, Brigus. Interment to follow in the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus. Visitation hours: Thursday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Gone but never forgotten. We will love you always Mom.
March 06, 2003**

ROCHE, Charles - Passed peacefully away at the Lions Manor Nursing Home at Placentia on March 25, 2003, age 78 years. Leaving to mourn his brothers: Albert (Ella) at Upper Gullies, Dermot (Rita) at Branch; sisters: Perpetua Nash at Branch and Ella Molloy at Devon, Alberta; and one sister-in-law Sarah Roche at St. John`s; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Holy Rosary Church, branch with Funeral Mass to be held on Friday, March 28 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at R.C. Cemetery, Branch. Arrangements entrusted to Manning`s Funeral Service.
March 27, 2003**

RODGERS, Chesley - August 4th, 1913 - March 27th, 2003. Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family at Lakeside Homes, Gander, on March 27, 2003, Chesley Rodgers, aged 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Nellie; son Gordon (Paula) of Mount Pearl, NL; daughters: Marie (Charlie) of Gander, NL, Olive of Corner Brook, NL and Linda of Montreal, Que.; grandchildren: Julie and Jeanne Weaver, Heather, Andrea and David Burke, and David and Christopher Rodgers; great-grandson Chase; sister-in-law Bessie (Lawrence) Harris of New Chelsea; also a number of relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander, with visitations Friday and Saturday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral service Sunday, March 30th, 2003 from St. Martin`s Anglican Church, Gander with interment at All Saints Cemetery, Gander. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Mr. Rodgers` memory can be made to a charity of ones choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Stacey`s Funeral Home, Gander.
March 28, 2003**

ROLLMANN, Marjorie (nee Williams) - Passed away Friday, March 14, 2003 at the new QE2 Halifax Infirmary after a short illness, Marjorie Rollmann of Lantz, NS, formerly of St. John`s, NL, age 76 years. Predeceased by parents William Herbert and Ida (Porter) Williams and brother Ralph. Leaving to mourn her husband of 41 years Gunther; sons Ralph (Michelle) of Lantz and Christopher (Andrea) of Kingston, ON; brother George (Josie) of Liverpool, England; sisters Ruth Stuckless (Martin), Boswell, BC and Florence Squires (Douglas), St. John`s; nephews and nieces Peter Williams (Joan), Ruth Williams, George Stuckless (Peggy), Stephen Stuckless (Donna), Geoff Stuckless (Patti), Marty Stuckless (Janet), Darrell Squires (Dara), Jennifer Squires (Sam) and cousins and other relatives and friends in Canada, United States and Germany. Funeral and cremation arranged by Ettinger`s Funeral Home, Shubenacadie, NS. Inurnment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Milford, NS.
March 25, 2003**

Samways, Isaac William
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, March 7, 2003 of Bay Roberts, aged 50 years. Predeceased by his parents Isaac and Ethel Samways. Leaving to mourn his three sons; Russell, Bradley and Peter and their mother Gloria, four sisters; Emma Samways, Rose Dwyer (Reg), Mabel Mayo (Randell), Valerie Fry; three brothers Levi (Doreen), Gus (Heather) and Leonard. Uncle Ches and Aunt Maude Parsons, Uncle Reg and Aunt Frances Snook, the Snow family, Country Road, a number of nieces and nephews, also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts with visitation on Sunday 11 am - 5 pm., 7-9:30 pm., and Monday, 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral Service on Monday, March 10, 2003 at 2 pm from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Coley's Point with interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Coley's Point. Flowers gratefully declined, donations in his memory may be made to the Family Memorial Fund.

Scoones, Vera P. (nee Dooling)
Passed away at the Palliative Care Unit on Friday, March 7, 2003, in the presence of her loving family, Vera P. Scoones (nee Dooling), in her 53rd year. Predeceased by her parents, John and Evelyn Dooling. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Jim and devoted sons: Earl (Sherry) and Mark (Robyn); three grandsons; Gavin, Braden and Hayden; two granddaughters; Claire and Fallon; eight brothers and their spouses; John (Mary), Bill (Goldie), Peter (Esther), Larry (Gloria), Dan (Wanda), Donald (Diane), Michael (Linda), Gerry; eight sisters and their spouses; Anita (George), Shirley, Frances (Clyde), Brenda (Michael), Vicki (Dave), Irene (Gus) and Joanne, Sylvia, and their children; one brother-in-law Doug; one sister-in-law Maggie; as well as a large circle of family and friends, especially her best friend Carol Ann, and her extended family in BC.. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitations Saturday from 7-10 pm and Sunday from 10 am- 10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Monday, March 10, 2003 at 11 am from St. Teresa's Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Reserch Foundation.

SCOTT, Haig - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. L.A. Miller Centre on Monday, March 10, 2003, Haig Scott, age 85 years. Predeceased by his wife Eleanor O`Neill, his father and mother: Clarence and Florence Scott and brothers: Jim and Bill; his sister Phyllis and granddaughter Janet Murphy. Left with fond and loving memories are his children: Rosemary Murphy, St. John`s, son James (Roberta), Upper Gullies and Janet Hillier (Robert), Mt. Pearl; seven grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild as well as other friends and relatives. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-9 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 a.m. - 12 Noon Wednesday. Funeral service to take place 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Inurnment to take place in Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 11, 2003**

SHEPPARD, Edward - 79, of Marx Farm Road, Salisbury West. Passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2003 at the Moncton Hospital. Born at Harbour Grace, NL, he was the son of the late Nathaniel and Ethel (Squires) Sheppard. Edward was a member of the Church of England and attended St. John`s Anglican Church, Salisbury and was a member of the Orange Lodge. He retired as a custodian with McDonald`s Restaurant in Dieppe. Survived by his daughters: Florence Goddard (Sterling) of Salisbury West, Jane Duncan of Moncton, Norma Jean Demont (Dana) of Harewood; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; sisters: Margaret King of Corner Brook, Dellie Adams of Ont.; brothers: Harold of St. Phillips, Nathan of St. John`s; nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his wife Edwina; sisters: Susie Sheppard, Chris Smith, Lillian Wright and Florence Lewis; brothers: George and Norman. Resting at the Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Salisbury Road (372-4800) with visiting hours Thursday 7-9 p.m. The Funeral will be held from the Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, March 28 at 1 p.m. Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery, Salisbury. If so desired memorials to the Friends of the Moncton Hospital or a charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. www.keirsteads.ca
March 27, 2003

SLADE, David Boyd - Passed peacefully away on Sunday March 23, 2003, at the Health Sciences Centre, David Boyd Slade age 58 years, formerly of Salmon Cove. Predeceased by his parents James and Masie (nee Kelloway); leaving to mourn two sons: Kirby (Kim) and Sheldon (Krysta); their mother Phyllis Curl; two brothers: Jack (Vivian) Northern Bay Sands and George (Hilda) Salmon Cove; four sisters: Ethel May Peddle (Ed) Mount Pearl, Susan Milley (Tom) Burnt Cove, Cicily Pretty (Bill) Dildo and Masie Ricks (Simon) and a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2-10 p.m. Monday 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral service from the Carnell Chapel on Wednesday March 26, 2003 11 a.m. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery, Salmon Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted.
March 24, 2003**

SMITH, Virtue Priscilla - Passed peacefully away on March 2, 2003, Virtue Priscilla Smith (nee Smith), age 83, of Sunnyside, Trinity Bay. She was predeceased by husband Alfred; daughter Emily; son Alfred Cecil; and Baby Smith. Leaving to mourn nine children: Mildred (husband Bill), Leslie (wife Evelyn), Alec (wife Susan), Delcie (husband Velmore), Muriel (friend Walter), Myrtle (husband Ivan), Gennie, Dearick (wife Margaret), Ross (Candy); 34 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; three brothers: Samuel, Ellias and Frederick; three sisters: Mary-anne, Melinda and Martha; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at the United Church, Sunnyside. Funeral service to be held on March 7 at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church, Sunnyside. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the United Church Manse Fund.
March 05, 2003**

SMITH, William Joseph, - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit at the Miller Centre on Saturday, March 1, 2003, William Joseph Smith, aged 60 years. Leaving to mourn daughter Chantal Smith (Spencer Rodgers); sons: Robert (Donna), William (fiancee Kim); and their mother Mary Fitzpatrick; grandchildren: Abrham Rodgers, Amy Smith; three sisters: Edna Sparkes (Dave) and children; Genevieve Bruce (Mike) and children; Mary Patterson (David) and children; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. on Monday. Funeral service 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 4, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 03, 2003**

SNELGROVE, Clifford - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. A.A. Wilkinson Memorial Hospital, Old Perlican, on Friday, March 14, 2003, Clifford Snelgrove of Lower Island Cove, age 75 years. Predeceased by grandson, Kyle; parents: Kenneth and Annie; brothers: Douglas, Aubrey, Charles "Jimmy" and Simeon. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 50 years, Florence; three sons: Harold (Catherine), Mount Pearl, Paul (Cynthia) and Dave (Suzanne), both of Lower Island Cove; one daughter, Florence (Don) Reynolds, Kelligrews; eight grandchildren: Brad, Curtis, Taylor, Tara, Jeffrey, Jeremy, Jessica and Madison; one brother, Olaf Snelgrove, Lower Island Cove; sister-in-law, Gladys Snelgrove, Montreal; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Salvation Army Citadel, Lower Island Cove and from where the funeral service will take place on Sunday, March 16, at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow in the Salvation Army Cemetery, Lower Island Cove. No flowers by request; as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army Building Fund or a charity of one`s choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Noel`s Funeral Home, Western Bay. For any additional information please call 596-5750.
March 15, 2003**

Snow, Gertrude (nee Smith)
Passed peacefully away on March 13, 2003, at St. Clare's Hospital in the presence of her loving family, Gertrude Snow (nee Smith), age 74, daughter of the late Azariah and Leah Smith. Predeceased by her husband James Snow in 1982. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories four daughters and two sons; Bev (Bill Doyle), NS, Jean (Tony Inniss); Carol (Kevin Nash), Donna (Dennis Murphy), Jim Snow (Paula), ON; Ken Snow, NS; three sisters; Edith Davidson (Harry), BC; Elsie Kellum (Jim), Texas; Betty Wiseman (Harry); grandchildren; Dawn, NS; Billy, NS; Jason, NS; Stacey, tony, Angie, Kenny, NS; Victoria, NS; James, ON; four great-grandchildren; Jessica, Lissa, Ashton, Vanessa; special niece Louise Fagan; lifelong friend Mary Mullaly; as well as other relatives and friends. Special thank you to staff of 7 West at St. Clare's Hospital. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-10 pm Thursday and from 10 am -12 noon, 2-4, and 7-10 pm on Friday. Funeral Service 2 pm on Saturday, March 15, 2003 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at the General Protestant Cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations in Gertrude's memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

Sparkes, Dr. Grace Margaret Patten
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, March 9, 2003, Dr. Grace Margaret Patten Sparkes, aged 95 years. Predeceased by her husband Dr. J.C. Sparkes. Leaving to cherish her memory are her daughter Doris and husband Dr. Bill Cohen and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm., and Wednesday from 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, March 12, 2003 at 2 pm from St. James United Church with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Memorial University of Newfoundland, or a charity of one's choice.

SPURRELL, Harrison - Passed peacefully away at Bonavista Hospital on Monday, March 24, 2003, Harrison Spurrell of Butter Cove, aged 77 years. Predeceased by his parents Edgar and Emma. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his sisters Mary Ann (George Langer), Gooseberry Cove, Nina (Joseph Smith), Gooseberry Cove, Vera (Donald Dawe), Little Hearts Ease and Nellie (Weldon Smith), Sunnyside; brothers Ronald (Lillian), Little Hearts Ease and Fred (Dorothy), Alberta and a number of special nieces & nephews, family and friends. Resting at Fewer`s Funeral Home, Little Hearts Ease. Funeral service 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 26, 2003 from St. Alban`s Anglican Church, Gooseberry Cove with interment at Anglican Cemetery, Gooseberry Cove. In his memory, donations may be made to St. Alban`s Memorial Fund, Gooseberry Cove.
March 26, 2003**

SPURVEY, Anthony, J. - Passed away suddenly at St. Clare`s Hospital on Friday March 28, 2003 Anthony J. Spurvey, age 62 years of Fox Harbour, Placentia Bay. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Loretta, his son Andrew (Lisa), two daughters Doreen (Billy) and Geraldine, his three loving grandchildren Tyler, Abigail and Emily, one brother Matt, four sisters Rita (Joe) Kerrivan, Bride (Bob) Robinson, Evelyn Smith and Mary Vinetta, also a large circle of other relatives and close friends including Tom Pittman, Terry Murray and Jose Culleton. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia on Sunday, March 30, 2003 from 7-10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Monday, March 31, 2003 at 2:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Fox Harbour.
March 30, 2003**

SQUIRES, Annie May (formerly Clarke, nee Morgan) - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, Annie May Squires, formerly of St. Philip`s, aged 87 years. Honorary member of the LOBA-Queen Mary Lodge #185, St. Philip`s. Predeceased by her first husband Eli Clarke in 1959, second husband Carson Squires in 2000; son Frederick Clarke in 1983, grandson Frederick Jr. in 1996 and other special family members. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son Wallace Clarke (Georgina), St. Philip`s; daughter Elizabeth "Betty" Gosse (Cal) of Paradise; daughter-in-law Marion Clarke, Bell Island; beloved grandchildren: Fabian, Brenda, Craig, Karen, Wanda and Dwayne and ten cherished great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn step-children: Eileen Sharpe, St. John`s, Sybil Druken, St. Thomas`, Lindbergh Clarke (Betty), St. Philips, Thelma Somerton, Portugal Cove and all other members of the Clarke family; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Friday, March 21, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Philip`s Anglican Church with interment to follow at St. Philip`s Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Philip`s Anglican Church Building Fund.
March 19, 2003**

SQUIRES, Annie May (formerly Clarke, nee Morgan) - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Tuesday, March 18, 2003, Annie May Squires, formerly of St. Philip`s, aged 87 years. Honorary member of the LOBA-Queen Mary Lodge #185, St. Philip`s. Predeceased by her first husband Eli Clarke in 1959, second husband Carson Squires in 2000; son Frederick Clarke in 1983, grandson Frederick Jr. in 1996 and other special family members. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son Wallace Clarke (Georgina), St. Philip`s; daughter Elizabeth "Betty" Gosse (Cal) of Paradise; daughter-in-law Marion Clarke, Bell Island; beloved grandchildren: Fabian, Brenda, Craig, Karen, Wanda and Dwayne and ten cherished great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn step-children: Eileen Sharpe, St. John`s, Sybil Druken, St. Thomas`, Lindbergh Clarke (Betty), St. Philips, Thelma Somerton, Portugal Cove and all other members of the Clarke family; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Friday, March 21, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Philip`s Anglican Church with interment to follow at St. Philip`s Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Philip`s Anglican Church Building Fund.
March 20, 2003**

SULLIVAN, Angus Reginald - Passed peacefully away, in the presence of his loving family at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, on March 10, 2003, Angus Reginald Sullivan, aged 67 years. Predeceased by parents Francis and Ena Sullivan and wife Minnie (Sept. 9, 2002). Leaving to mourn children: Betty Lahey (Pat), Pouch Cove, Jeff (Marina), Bauline, Nancy Elkins (John), Flatrock and Carl (Yvonne), St. Catherine`s, ON.; ten grandsons: Mike and Andrew Lahey, Justin, Jeffrey and Marcus Sullivan, Zachary and Jacob Elkins, Mackenzie, Alexander and Nicholas Sullivan; one brother, Robert Sullivan (Evelyn); two sisters: Edith Sullivan (Harold) and Audrey Noseworthy (Francis); sister-in-law Doris Hudson (Harrison); brother-in-law Roy Noseworthy (Nellie); nieces, nephews and friends. The family will receive visitors from Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday, March 11 from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m., Wednesday, March 12 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday, March 13 from 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, March 13, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Pouch Cove. Cremation to follow. Donations in his honor may be made to the Nfld. Cancer Treatment & Research Foundation or to All Saints Anglican Church Cemetery Fund.
March 11, 2003**

SULLIVAN, Christopher Michael - After a courageous struggle with cancer, Christopher Michael Sullivan passed peacefully away in his 39th year at home on Monday, March 10, 2003. Predeceased by his brother Timothy in 1972. Chris acquired his B.A. (Memorial University) and LL.B. (Dalhousie University). He enjoyed his successful law practice and position as Vice President of Newfound Developers Company Ltd. He was an avid sailor and proud member of the Vandals Rugby Club in St. John`s. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife Melissa, parents Dr. Arthur and Joan Sullivan of Holyrood, brothers and sisters Joan (Bryan Hennessey), David (Colleen), Billy (Wendy) of Alberta, Philip (Susan) of Ontario, Arthur (Jennifer Flynn) of Virginia, Rosellen, Katie (Greg Stamp) and Stephen of Ontario, parents-in-law Dr. James and Carol Miller, brother-in-law Robert, and a large number of cherished relatives, friends and business colleagues. Sadly missed by his little buddies, Darwin and Bailey. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. P. O`Shea, Dr. A. Major, Dr. S. Rorke, Dr. K. Patel, Dr. R. Raman and the nursing staffs of St. Clare`s, the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center and Tender Loving Care. Special thanks to Dr. Ronald Whelan and Mr. Philip Buckingham for their tireless help. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service on Friday, March 14, 2003 at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Church. Cremation will follow and a private interment will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. A memorial service will be held at sea at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Nfld. Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation or to the Give to Feel Good Campaign.
"May your sky shine bright and the wind fill your sails as you filled ours"
March 12, 2003**

SUMMERS, Margaret - on Monday Mar. 10. 2003 in her 92nd year at Chancellor Park, St. John`s. Leaving her sisters Mary Mews at the Chancellor, Ruth McGrath in Ottawa, brother Dr. William Summers (Mary) at St. John`s and a large circle of devoted nephews, nieces and friends. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, Freshwater Rd. St. John`s. Visiting hours Wed. 12th. 2:30 pm to 4:30 and 7:30 pm to 9:30, Thur. 13th 2:30 to 4:30, and 7:30 pm to 9:30. Funeral Mass from St. Pius X Church, Smithville Cres. at 1:15 p.m., Fri. Mar. 14th, 2003.
March 12, 2003**

SWANSON, Margaret (Comerford) - Passed peacefully away with courage and dignity on March 28, 2003, aged 88 years, after a lengthy illness. Predeceased by her parents Anne and Richard Comerford, her brothers Bob, Bill and Harry, sisters Eleanor and Mollie (Browne). Leaving to mourn her devoted husband of 60 years, Eric, her children Brian, Eleanor and Mary, brothers-in-law Roy Swanson (Yvette) of Vancouver, Glenn Swanson (Mary) of Mississauga, her many nieces, nephews and cousins, as well as many dear friends and caregivers. She grew up in Hearts Content and spent most of her life in Buchans. It was a full and joyful life which she lived in her own unique way, always caring for family and friends. She will be greatly missed and fondly remembered. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Lemarchant Road. Visitation from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on March 30-31. Funeral Mass on April 1 at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
March 30, 2003**

TARRANT, George - Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer at the Bell Island Hospital, on March 20, 2003, age 62. Predeceased by father Norman, 1981, and brother Gordon, 2000. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Daphne, mother Mabel, four brothers, Norm (Betty), Portugal Cove, Randolph (Trish), Woodrow (Phyllis), Ontario, Jack (Lorraine), Bell Island, two sisters Inez (Chellis) Bickford, Liz (Charlie) Sullivan, Portugal Cove, also a number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home, Bell Island. Visitation from 2-10 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2003 and 2-10 p.m. on Sunday, March 23, 2003. Funeral will take place on Monday, March 24, 2003 at 2 p.m. from St. Cyprian`s Church. Interment in St. Cyprian`s Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted. Special thanks to Dr. Rorke and the staff of The Cancer Clinic, Health Sciences Centre, also to Dr. Tucker and the staff of the Bell Island Hospital.
March 22, 2003**

TAYLOR, Gordon Ernest - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Saturday, March 22, 2003, of Long Pond age 50 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife, Lorraine, two sons Darrell (Alice), Michael (Tracy), two daughters Juanita (Clarence), Cavelle (Robert), two precious grandchildren Rebecca and Mitchell, his parents Harold and Violet Taylor, three brothers Clarence (Adeline), Menzel (Ruby), Wallace (Madonna), five sisters Annie (Gary), Helen (Dennis), Ruby, Janice (Furness), Jean (Kevin), father and mother-in-law Bert and Doris Bishop, brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Service on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 at 2 p.m. in All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn`s Hill, Foxtrap. In lieu of flowers donations to a charity of one`s choice.
"IN OUR HEARTS FOREVER"
March 24, 2003**

TAYLOR, George F. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital after a brief illness on Thursday, March 27th, 2003, George F. Taylor, WWII Veteran and retired employee of Canadian National Telecommunications, aged 82 years. Predeceased by his wife Alma (nee Penney) in 1981. Leaving to mourn two sons: Brian (Imelda) and Ross; one daughter Patti (Doug); three grandchildren: Janine (Asher), Josh and Joel; brother Herb; one sister Dorothy Roberts; special friend Nora Pretty 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 and 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Funeral Service 11 a.m. Monday, March 31st, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 28, 2003**

THISTLE, Charles John - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 12, 2003, at the Palliative Care Unit. Charles Thistle, WW II Veteran, 59th Regiment, Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #1, in his 81st year. Predeceased by his son Robert and brother Joseph. Leaving to mourn with fond and cherished memories his wife Rose (Cullen); his devoted sons and daughters: Jack (Carol), Fabian (Wendy), Cathy Ann Maynard (Dave), Laura Harding, Yvonne Meyers (Bill), Donna Thistle; his treasured eleven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn two sisters: Marie White, Corner Brook and Florence March, Toronto; one son-in-law Reg Harding. Also life long friends Al and Mary Hearn, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at 10 a.m. from Holy Trinity Church, Torbay. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Bauline Line. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
LEST WE FORGET
March 13, 2003**

TOBIN, David Joseph - Passed suddenly away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on March 26, 2003. David Tobin of Witless Bay, age 80. Predeceased by wife Mary in 1997. Left with fond and loving memories are his son Randy (Joanie) and granddaughter Alexandria. Also leaving to mourn are several nephews, nieces and extended family, especially his nephew Chris Tobin. Remains are resting at Ryan`s Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation hours on Friday, March 28th from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday, March 29th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, March 29th at 11:30 a.m. from St. Patrick`s Church, Witless Bay. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Witless Bay. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Witless Bay Church Restoration Fund.
"May his gentle soul rest in peace"
March 28, 2003**

TRASK, Fannie - Passed away on Friday, March 21, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre, Fannie, wife of the late William A. Trask, in her 95th year. Survived by her daughters Carol Snow and Cheryl Trask, son-in-law Geoffrey Snow, grandchildren Catherine (Mrs. Damian Smith) of Australia and Christopher Snow and fiancee Deanne Burton, Suzanne of Ottawa, Timothy and Andrew Orsborn, great-grandchild Noah Smith of Australia, sister Naomi (Mrs. Maxwell Warren), Gander, NF. Also several nieces and nephews. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday, March 25, 2003 from the Carnell Memorial Chapel at 11 a.m. with interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined.
March 22, 2003**

Trask, Vriezen
Bernard Johan (Ben)
---Sadly, and with overwhelming grief we announce the passing of dear Ben at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, Tuesday afternoon, March 18th, 2003. Surrounded by his loving and devoted wife of 45 years, Doris, and family. Survived by his brother Wim (Netty), sisters Marian (Kees) of the Netherlands, Inge (Han) of Virginia, Anke (Cris) of New York, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law of Newfoundland and many nieces and nephews and friends in the Netherlands, USA, Australia and Canada. Predeceased by his parents Wim and Anna Vriezen of Amsterdam and twin brother John. Ben's career in the burgeoning computer industry included the airlines which awakened a lifelong love of travel and adventure. His later career as a specialist in defence software initiated a lively and intelligent relationship with the world of computerization which he continued as a beloved hobby in his retirement. He embraced many interests including sailing, reading and collecting books, the arts, history, politics and accumulated a prodigious knowledge of Winson Churchill and his era. Ben was a member of the Dutch-Canadian Society and the Internationl Churchill Society. He was fascinated by the natural world and nurtured a keen enjoyment of the blessings of life. His queit faith was a wellspring of joy and greatly enhanced his outlook on life. Ben's circle of friends and relations spanned the globe and remained very close to his heart throughout his life. His great humour, hospitality and conviviality will be sorely missed. Memorial donations in Ben's name could be made to the Children's Hospital Foundation of Eastern Ontario. Condolences, tributes or donations may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com

TUCKER, Captain Walter (Retired CN Marine) - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. L.A. Miller Centre on Tuesday, March 25, 2003, Walter Tucker, age 83 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his wife of 54 years, Louise (Clarke); his two daughters: Audrey and Dale Cale (Garth), Moncton, NB; one very precious grandson Scott Walter Cale; two sisters: Mary Butler (Charlie), St. John`s, and Annie Tucker (Charlie), Port de Grave; one brother, Arthur; one brother-in-law, Malcolm Clarke (Lorraine); his sisters-in-law: Elsie Tucker, Carbonear, Irene LaCour, St. John`s, Elizabeth Brown and Sybil Clarke, both of Brigus; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday and Friday and from 10 a.m. - 12 Noon Saturday. Funeral service to take place 2 p.m. Saturday, March 29, 2003, from St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church, Craigmillar Avenue. Interment to follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Leonard A. Miller Centre. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guestbook.
March 27, 2003**

WALSH, Elizabeth Clara (Bette) - Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, March 12, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre, at the age of 55, of Bell Island. Predeceased by her parents Richard and Clara Walsh of Bell Island. Leaving to mourn her special friend and companion, Martin Gatherall; brothers and sisters: Frank (Molly) Walsh, Mary (Ron) Jackman, Bernetta (Patrick) Mooney, Richard (Joy) Walsh, Patricia (Edward) Kent, Brian (Dale) Walsh, George (Marie) Walsh; numerous nieces and nephews and other friends and relatives. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 14, 2003 at 2 p.m. in St. Michael`s Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
March 13, 2003**

WALSH, Elizabeth Clara (Bette) - Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, March 12, 2003 at the Health Science Centre, age 55 years of Bell Island. Predeceased by her parents Richard and Clara Walsh. Leaving to mourn her special friend and companion, Martin Gatherall, brothers and sisters: Frank (Molly), Toronto; Mary Jackman (Ron), Cambridge; Bernetta Mooney (Patrick), Kingston, Ontario; Richard (Joy), Aylesford, N.S.; Edward (Dorothy), Cambridge; George (Marie), Dartmouth, N.S.; Patricia Kent (Edward), St. John`s; Brian (Dale), Marystown; as well as numerous nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast`s Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 14, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. in St. Michael`s Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island. Special thanks to Sr. Loretta Walsh, R.S.M. and other Walsh cousins, as well as Dot Butler, Bell Island, Michael and Maureen Simon, St. John`s and the Gatherall family.
March 14, 2003**

WALSH, Dr. Frazier - K. St. J., C.R.C.P., F.R.C.P., M.R.C. Psych (Foundation Member); Ed., C.M., Q.S.J.M. Born on September 12, 1920 in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. Passed peacefully away on March 6, 2003 at the Health Sciences Complex in St. John`s after a fight with cancer, Dr. Frazier Walsh, longtime member of St. John Ambulance. Predeceased by a brother, Louis Walsh in 1978 in South Africa. Leaving to mourn are his wife Kathleen; daughters Maeve, Emir Andrews (Steve) and Moya Clarke (Kevin); grandchildren: Kimberly, Kerry, Kenny and Anna; brother Jim (Audry) in Zimbabwe and cousins and relatives in Northern Ireland, Africa, Australia and Ontario. Remembered by many colleagues and friends in St. John`s and Newfoundland and Labrador. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. Monday, March 10th, 2003 from St. David`s Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth Ave. No flowers by request. In memorial donations may be made to St. John Ambulance, M.S. Society or a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
March 09, 2003**

WARREN, Percy Allan - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, Sunday, March 16, 2003, Percy Allan Warren in his 92nd year. Predeceased by wives: Lydia, Pheobe, three sons, one daughter, parents: Melinda and Benjamin Warren, brother John, sister, Deliliah. Left to mourn his loving wife, Gladys (nee Earle); son: Winston (Violet); daughters: Eileen, Paradise, Lydia, Toronto, Lucy, Saint John, NB; stepson Allan Earle (Sharon), step-daughter, Dorothy Mountain (George); fourteen grandchildren; twenty-seven great-grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren; brother, Levi (Rhoda); sisters: Elizabeth Piercey, Matilda Newhook, Gladys (Andrew) Cooper; also a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Holloway`s Funeral Home, Whitbourne, Wednesday, March 19. Resting at the Norman`s Cove Lions Club, Thursday at 9:00 am. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, March 20 at 11:00 am from the Norman`s Cove Lions Club. Interment to follow at the Nondenominational Cemetery, Norman`s Cove. Ministers officiating: William Bryant and Eric Lockhart. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Janeway Children`s Hospital.
March 18, 2003**

WATERMAN, Anne (nee Barron) - Passed peacefully away on Monday, March 24, 2003, at the Health Sciences Centre. Anne Waterman, age 71 years. Predeceased by her husband William, granddaughter Holly Anne and her parents Ellen and Michael Barron. Leaving to mourn six children: John, Michael (Sheila), Donna, Dianne, Brian (Bonnie), and Eddy; two sisters: Frances (Kevin White), Kay Barron; two sisters-in-law: Mary (Butch) (Eric) Humber, Helen (William) Taylor, Alabama; two brothers-in-law: Edward (Christine) Waterman, Frank (Yvonne) Waterman, Lab City; six grandchildren: Scott, Lesley Ann, Micky, Stephine, Natasha, Shauna; also many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, March 27th, 2003 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Michael`s Church, Flatrock. Interment to follow at St. Michael`s Cemetery, Flatrock. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Lady of Lourdes Grotto, Flatrock.
March 25, 2003**

WATERMAN, Rae (Reynolds) - Passed peacefully away at Pleasant Meadow Manor, Norwood, Ontario, 21 March, 2003, Rae (Reynolds) in her 93rd year. Predeceased by husband Arthur. Leaving to mourn son Grant (Dorothy), grandson Ryan, granddaughter Lauren in Ontario; one sister Jennie (Pye) (Reginald), St. John`s; five brothers Jack and Walter (Sara), Small Point; Melvin (Marguerite), St. John`s; Rev. Berkley (Velma), Carbonear; Clyde (Gloria), Toronto, Ontario; many nephews and nieces and other relatives; also special devoted caregivers nephew & wife Don and Lorraine Kelloway, Havelock, Ontario. Funeral service was held 24 March at Havelock, Ontario. Peace, Perfect Peace
March 26, 2003**

WELSH, Delilah (Bryant) - Sept. 26, 1930 - March 24, 2003. Passed away suddenly at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, March 24, 2003, Delilah Welsh of Islington. Precious mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and mother-in-law, whom we all loved, aged 72 years. Predeceased by parents, Mary and Lewis Bryant and granddaughter Claudette Marie Reid. Leaving to mourn husband Claude; one son Wayne (Peggy), Corner Brook; one daughter Lisa (Wilbert) Reid, Islington; grandchildren: Michael, Brian and Gina Welsh, Corner Brook, Tara-Lee and Terry Reid, Islington; great-granddaughter Victoria, Corner Brook; two sisters: Louie Jane (Eldred Reid), Scarborough, Ontario, Mary (Garf Tiller), Corner Brook; one brother Elwin Bryant, Islington; also lovingly remembered by a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Matthew`s Parish Hall, Islington from Wednesday 2:00 p.m. until time of funeral. The Funeral Service will be held from St. Matthew`s Anglican Church, Heart`s Delight on Friday, March 28 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow St. Matthew`s Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Matthew`s Anglican Church Memorial Fund, Heart`s Delight. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Warren`s Funeral Home, Dildo.
March 27, 2003**

WHALEN PENNY (nee Flight), Majorie J. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, March 8, 2003, Marjorie J. Penny Whalen (nee Flight) of Western Bay, age 90 years. Predeceased by 1st husband: William 1973 and 2nd husband: Hedley 2002; parents: Abraham and Lucy Flight; brothers: William, Edison, John and Willis; sister: Beatrice. Leaving to mourn two sons: Raymond (Doris) Penny and Edwin (Geneva) Penny, both of Green`s Harbour; six grandchildren: Keith (Tracey), Yvette, Corette (Santiago), Michelle, Mark (Raylene) and Kevin; stepson: Donald (Cynthia) Whalen, Western Bay; stepdaughter: Nina Whalen, Gander; four step-grandchildren: Karen (Grant), David, Jill and Kurt; sisters-in-law: Emma Flight, Small Point, Blanche Wheadon, Lindsay, ON, and Pearl King, Mount Pearl; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL`S FUNERAL HOME, MAIN HIGHWAY, WESTERN BAY with visitation hours by request of the family Monday 2 to 5 p.m., 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to follow on Tuesday, March 11 at 2 p.m. from McDowell United Church and Cemetery, Western Bay. Flowers gratefully accepted, or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the McDowell United Church, Western Bay North, North Shore Ambulance Fund or a charity of one`s choice. For any additional information, please call Noel`s Funeral Home at 596-5750.
March 10, 2003**

WHALEN, Captain William Shannon - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, March 6, 2003, at the Health Sciences Center, Captain William Shannon Whalen, age 83 years, with his devoted and loving wife Eliza by his side. Leaving to mourn besides his wife are his daughters: Sylvia (Jim Bulger), Gloria (Len Churchill), Sharon (Bruce Burry); loving grandchildren: Shannon, Julie (Trevor Fiander), Becky (Irving Keating), Lesley (fiance Jonathan Kenny); five sisters-in-law: Sadie Whalen, Florence Martin, Annie Martin, Dorothy Martin and Doris (George Pike); special niece Selina (Everett Drodge). He will be missed by his family, his loving cat Gizmo and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, after 7 p.m. on Friday. Funeral service to be held on Monday, March 10, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. from Wesley United Church, Patrick Street. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"To paths unknown Thy soul hath flown To seek the realms of bliss Where no more storms will roil The calms of thine eternal rest."
March 07, 2003**

WHITEWAY, Edwin Lloyd - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home, St. John`s, NL on Thursday, March 27th, 2003, Edwin Whiteway of St. John`s, in his 84th year. Predeceased by his wife Mary (Ruckbie) in 1979. Leaving to mourn two sons: George (Isabel) of St. John`s and Wayne (Linda) of Port Blandford; granddaughter Tammi (Paul) of Calgary, Alberta and great-granddaughters Kyleigh and Erin O`Donoghue. Resting at Carnell`s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday, March 29th and Sunday, March 30th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place at 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 31st from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the George Street United Church, George Street, St. John`s, NL.
March 28, 2003**

WINSOR, Martha J. - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, March 14, 2003, age 74 years. Predeceased by her husband Gladstone in June 2000. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Doreen Esperanza, Maurice (Donna), Pauline Morgan (John), Paul (Michelle); nine dearly loved grandchildren: Tony (Chandra), Ami, Angela and Alexandra Esperanza, Sherri and Robert Winsor, Charlotte Morgan, Rebecca and Christian Winsor and great-granddaughter Desiree. Also leaving to mourn three sisters: Daisy Langford, Nova Scotia, Pearl Davis (Darius), Hampden, White Bay and Rita Ralph (Francis), Sop`s Arm, White Bay; brothers-in-law: Helmut Ahrend, British Columbia, Fraser Winsor (Jean), Ned Winsor (Sophie), Jack Winsor (Melinda) and Gordon Winsor (Frances) all of St. John`s; sisters-in-law: Neta Winsor, Wesleyville and Stella Winsor, Mount Pearl; also many nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Barrett`s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday and from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Sunday. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Monday, March 17, 2003 from Barrett`s Chapel. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one`s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"Too dearly loved to ever be forgotten
March 16, 2003**

WOODS, Mary J. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare`s Mercy Hospital on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at the age of 93 years, Mary J. Woods. Predeceased by her husband John Leonard (1942) and second husband Michael Woods (1973); sisters, Janet McGrath and Pheobe Avery and son and daughter-in-law Robert and Shirley Woods. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her children Philip and John (Adele) Leonard; Helen (Gordon Reid); and William (Helene) Woods; her grandchildren and special niece Helen Mitchell. Resting at Caul`s Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Monday 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 2-5 p.m., and 7-10 p.m. Funeral service to take place Tuesday, March 18, 2003 from St. Patrick`s at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
March 17, 2003**

YARD, Major Arthur Joseph - 88, husband of the late Bridget Ann Yard, died Friday March 28, 2003 at his home. He was born at Cape Broyle, Newfoundland June 3, 1914 and came to America in December of 1936. Mr. Yard served in the Merchant Marine from 1936-1941 and participated in the North Atlantic Run from America to Europe. When America became involved in the war, he joined the U.S. Army at Ft. Bragg, North Carolina and was assigned to the 60th Infantry Regiment, 9th Division. He was honorably discharged in 1946. He was later called to active duty at the outbreak of the Korean War in 1950, serving during the summer and winter campaigns 1951-1952. Major Yard retired from the Army at Ft. Eustis, Va., in June 1966. He then took a position with the Department of the Army as a Marine Maintenance Supervisor of Equipment assigned to Vietnam. He served in that capacity until the end of the Vietnam War. Major Yard is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, and former member of the Masters Mates and Pilots Association. He was a member of St. Jerome Catholic Church in Newport News, Va. One more old soldier from World War II, Korea, and St. John`s, Newfoundland has been called home. Major Yard is survived by several nieces and nephews; and special friend and care giver, Sonja S. Rochelle. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m., Tuesday at Weymouth Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 2, 2003 at St. Jerome Catholic Church by the Rev. Joseph Majewski. Interment with full military honors will be in Peninsula Memorial Park, Newport News, Va. Arrangements are with Weymouth Funeral Home, 12746 Nettles Dr., Newport News, VA. 23606.
March 31, 2003**

 

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