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The Telegram Obituaries
May 2004

 

ABERY, Dennis N. -
Died peacefully on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, Dennis N. Abery. Predeceased by parents Richard C. and Stella (Neville) Abery. Mourning his loss are his beloved wife Dorothy (Neal); cherished daughter: Jane and son-in-law: Carl Quinlan; also sisters: Joyce (Goss) and Sylvia (Clyde Pretty); brother: Cyril; sister-in-law: Elizabeth Butler and husband: Harold; brother-in-law: Bruce Neal and wife Levina; special niece Tracy Butler. Also leaving to mourn two aunts: Gen Neville, NL and Marjorie Summers, Reading, England; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends in NL, NS, ON and England. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Wednesday from 10:00 am - 12 noon, 2 pm - 4 pm and 7 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 11:00 am from The Carnell Memorial Chapel, with a private family interment to follow. No flowers by request. As expressions of sympathy donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation, Canadian Diabetes Association - Newfoundland Region, or St. Andrews Presbyterian Church Restoration Fund. Special thanks to Drs. Maroun, Avery, Hong, Lear, Laing, Vaughan-Jackson, Moffatt; the caring staff at the Dr. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center and nurses and staff of 5SB HSC; 3 south The Leonard A. Miller Centre and especially to both our families and numerous special friends who helped us through this difficult journey. Extra special thanks to Rev. David Sutherland who was always there for us with his genuine support.
May 19, 2004

ALCOCK, Marion -
Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Homes on May 19, 2004, Marion Alcock, age 88 years. Predeceased by her parents James and Emma Alcock; and sisters: Shirley and Jean. Left with loving memories, nieces: Shirley Hudson (Eugene), Elaine Hollett-Evans (Gerard), Heather Vincent (Glenn); nephew Gary Hollett (Flora); great-nephews: Robert, Jason and Stephen; great-nieces: Jennifer, Sarah and her best friend Emma and many other friends. Many special thanks to her extended family at St. Luke's, especially the Inglewood staff for their many years of tender loving care. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Friday, May 21, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. from the Anglican Cathedral. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 20, 2004

ALLEN, Warrick H.-
Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. L.A. Miller Centre on Sunday, May 16, 2004, after a courageous battle with cancer, Warrick H. Allen, aged 74 years. Past Master of Lodge Conception. Predeceased by brothers: Roy, Enos, Alfred, Norman and Earl. Leaving to celebrate his life and cherish his memory are his beloved wife Marie (Hull); his children: Debbie (Rick) Fudge, Cordell, Randy (Sheena), Don (Anne); sister Ada (Mac) Lockyer; the joy of his life were his four grandchildren: Christina, Megan, Kyle and Rebecca. Also leaving to mourn his brother-in-law Cordell (Patsy) Hull; sisters-in-law: Glynn, Jo, and Angie; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Rd., Mount Pearl, on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; also on Tuesday from 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; and on Wednesday from 10 a.m. -12 noon. Funeral service from Topsail United Church on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Topsail United Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Lodge Conception, Chamberlains or to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 17, 2004

ANDERSON, Mary June, R.N. (nee LeGrow) - Passed peacefully away on Monday May 17, 2004 at Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, after a courageous battle with cancer, Mary June Anderson, R.N., aged 73 years, formerly of St. John's, NL. June was a graduate of the Class of 1954 General Hospital School of Nursing. Predeceased by parents Herbert Sr., Gladys and brother Angus of Roxboro, PQ. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Frank E., daughters Karen Anderson (Bob Pease) of Maine and Holly Jane King (Jim), as well as grandsons Tanner and Logan King, all of Kentucky. Also, brother Herb (Shirley) of Paradise, NL; sister-in-law Hazel LeGrow of Roxboro, PQ. A service of remembrance was held on May 20, 2004 at the United Methodist Church in Strong, Maine which was followed by interment at the Strong Village Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Newfoundland & Labrador Division.
June 05, 2004

ANDREWS, Muriel W. (nee Chapman) -
Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Center on Monday, May 24, 2004, Muriel W. Andrews, in her 90th year. Predeceased by her husband Ralph; brothers: Morris and Jack Chapman. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons: Bob (Elizabeth), Calgary, AB, Don (Eileen), Moncton, NB and Stephen (Emir), Portugal Cove/St. Philips; beloved grandchildren: Robert (Cathy), Scott (Rob), Susan, Patricia (Russell), Lori (Roc), Mark, Neil and Kimberly (Craig); eleven cherished great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn brothers: Alison and Courtland (Tubby) Chapman; sisters-in-law: Lillian Chapman, Marg Noseworthy, Doris Andrews and Edith Splane; caregivers Tracey and Peg Byrne; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, May 27, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Road with private interment to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
May 26, 2004

ANTHONY, Isabel Joan "Bell" (nee Martin) -
Age 83 years. Went to be with her Lord on Friday, May 7, 2004 after a long courageous battle with cancer. Isabel was born 30 October, 1920 to Elizabeth and Henry Martin, and was a lifelong resident of St. John's. She was a devoted sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a member of the West End First Baptist Church and also a member of the Elim Pentecostal's 50's Plus Group. The greatest love of her life was her Saviour Jesus Christ. She devoted her life to helping others and she remained generous with giving up to the final days of her life. She leaves to treasure her memories, daughters and sons-in-law: Daphne and Donald Rentz, Deanna and Gerald O'Reilly, Judy and Randy Lundrigan and Gordon Halley; sisters: Mary Sturge and Sarah Carter; sister-in-law Daisy Martin; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; as well as devoted cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends. She was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all. She is predeceased in death by her parents, and daughter Barbara Ann Halley and two brothers, Herbert and William Martin. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. The family will receive friends on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service will be held on Monday, May 10, 2004 at 2 p.m. from West End First Baptist Church, with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 08, 2004

BALL, Cyril A. - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home on Monday, May 31, 2004, Cyril Ball, age 88 years. Predeceased by his wife Rose. Leaving to mourn sons: Gary (Brenda), John (Anne); daughters: Ann (Ed Pennell), Paula Hearn; grandchildren: Raylene, Gary, Darren, Johnathan, Michael Ball, Chad Hearn; sister Marg Beauchamp, Ontario; numerous relatives and friends. Cremation and burial have taken place in accordance with his wishes. As an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Agnes Pratt Home Foundation.
June 05, 2004

BARNES, Josephine Mary (Harrington) - Passed away peacefully on May 29, 2004 at Peel Memorial Hospital, Brampton, ON at the age of 88 years. Wife of the late Edward Barnes; beloved daughter of the late Nicholas and Ellen Harrington, Carbonear, NL. Cherished mother of Margaret Barnes, Brampton, ON; Jeanie Laforge and Tim, Windsor, ON; Edward Barnes and Linda, Edson, AB; Marion Goudie and Ken, Mt. Pearl, NL; Eileen Colbeck and Rob, Milton, ON; Lillian Cadwell, St. John's, NL; Enid Strong and Jim, Clarenville, NL; (the late Isabelle Hogan, Elsie Parsons and Maude Barnes, NL). Beloved grandmother of Scott, Bobby and Donna; Lise and Dan; Nicole and Dave; Nicole B.; Sean and Christine; Matthew and Julie. Adored great-grandmother of Nicholas, Vito and Victoria; sister of Eliza Emberley and Kevin; and the late Marie, Frances and Maurice Harrington, Carbonear, NL. Josephine will be sadly missed by many other relatives and friends who loved her dearly. She touched the lives of all who knew her. Visitation at Slade's Funeral Home, Carbonear on Sunday, June 13, 2004, 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, June 14, 2004, 10:30 a.m., St. Patrick's Church, Carbonear, NL with interment to follow in Parish Cemetery. Donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.
June 05, 2004

BARRY, Michael A. - July 2, 1921 - May 5, 2004.
Passed peacefully away on May 5, 2004, age 82 years. Formerly of Red Island, residing in Placentia. Predeceased by son Paul; parents Lawrence and Margaret; brothers: Tom, Dave, Bill and Alphonsus. Left with fond and loving memories with Angela (nee Whelan); sons: Andrew (Charolette), Cyril, Gerard (Debbie) and Richard (Tawnya); daughter Linda (Bob); grandchildren: Jason, Melissa, Adam, Kelly, Andrea, Paul, Pam, Jordan, Curtis, Michael and Barry; three great-grandchildren: Tyler, Ryan and Amber; special friends Meta and Dave Hibbs and Billy and Tish Barry; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia on Thursday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral on Friday, May 7, 2004 at 2 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow at Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia.
May 06, 2004

BARTLETT, Robert David -
Died suddenly on May 11, 2004, aged 43 years. Predeceased by his mother: Frances in 1998, sister-in-law: Stella in 2001, brother-in-law Jake in 1995. Leaving to mourn his father Chesley; his partner in life Romaine McCarthy; two sons: Robbie (Kara) and Billy; one precious grandson: Kyle Bartlett; two brothers: Doug (Helen) and John; five sisters: Lorraine (Balfour), Barbara (Wilson), Linda (Pat), Olga (Terry) and Helen; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Thursday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Friday, May 14, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers or donations are gratefully accepted.
May 12, 2004.

BASSETT, Robert-
Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home on Monday, May 24, 2004, Robert Bassett, aged 78 years. Robert was a well-known bartender and owner of the Greenwood Lodge, Mount Pearl. Predeceased by his father Walter (1975) and son Stephen (May 24, 1994). Leaving to mourn his best friend and wife Muriel (Butler); sons Ted (Pat), Robert (Martina) and daughter Eleanor (Wheeler) (Eales); grandchildren Todd, Robert, Dana (Jamie Anthony), Donald Wheeler, Veronica (Michael Smith), Tony Eales, Jeffrey and Melissa Bassett; great-grandchildren Bradley Bassett, Kyle Brinston, Justin Anthony, Clinton and Billy Smith; loving cousin Mary Squires (Corcoran) who lovingly reared him to manhood; brother-in-law James Butler; sister-in-law Louise Newell (Albert). Also leaving to mourn a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday from 7-10 p.m., Tuesday from 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.- 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, May 26, 2004, 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of the World Parish. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Agnes Pratt Home or the Alzheimer's Association.
May 25, 2004

BECK, David Gordon -
Age 51. Passed peacefully away at home, Tuesday, May 11, 2004, after a short but courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by daughter Tara. Left with fond and loving memories wife Betty, Treasured son: Jamie and girlfriend Jenny. His mother Jean Penney (John), sister: Elaine (Ron) and brother: Wayne. Nephews: Jeremy, Stephen, Tory and niece: Amanda. His mother-in-law: Ina Eason; two sisters-in-law: Debbie (Dave) and Karen (Bob). Many other relatives and friends. Resting at James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday, May 12th from 10 am - 9:30 pm and Thursday, May 13th from 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral service Thursday, May 13th at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail at 2 pm. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. Donations in his memory to the Kids With Cancer Travel Fund or St. John the Evangelist Cemetery Fund.
May 12, 2004.

BEMISTER, Rayfield George -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, May 6, 2004, Ray Bemister of Torbay, aged 86 years. Predeceased by his wife Sarah, July 1987 and grandson Robert, August 1997. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories sons: Eric (Christine), Petawawa, ON, Bob (Peggy), California, Dave (Carol), Torbay, Harry, Sudbury, ON; daughters: Barbara Henshaw (John), ON, Helen O'Keefe (Bob), Tors Cove; 16 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother Gordon (Lillian), Deep Bite; sisters: Laura Morris, Helen Chafe (Ern), Alma Hatfield, Rhoda Montgomery (Clark) and Olga Barnes (Cyril); and a large circle of friends and relatives. Resting at Carnell's Funeral home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with cremation to follow. Interment at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted.
May 07, 2004

BEST, Brendan -
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on Thursday, May 6, 2004, Brendan Best of Southern Harbour in his 39th year. Predeceased by his grandparents John and Bridget Best and Jeremiah Ryan; and father-in-law Samuel Warren. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Bernice; parents John and Gertrude Best, Southern Harbour; sisters: Bridie Guy (Harold), Arnolds Cove, Josephine Barry (Maurice), Mount Pearl, Julia Walsh (Brian), Southern Harbour, Isabelle Hynes (Darrell), Paradise, Madonna Delaney (Brad), Foxtrap and Susanna Gilbert (Tony), Foxtrap; brothers: John (Lyn), Burin and Jerry (Patricia), Goulds and a large number of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Resting at Christ The King Roman Catholic Church, Southern Harbour. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 10, 2004 from Christ The King Roman Catholic Church, Southern Harbour with Interment at Christ The King Cemetery, Southern Harbour.
May 08, 2004

BRAZIL, Elizabeth "Beth" (nee O'Toole)-
Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Sunday, May 16, 2004, Elizabeth Brazil age 68 years. Predeceased by her husband Daniel; her parents Patrick and Anne O'Toole; her sisters: Kitty, Rita and Frances. Leaving to cherish her memory are her children: Michelle Clarke (Kim), St. John's; David (Alice) St. John's and Dana (Luis) Lucero, Texas; five precious grandchildren: Jennifer Clarke, Jillian and Kelsey Brazil, Michael and Nicholas Lucero; sisters: Mary Renouf, Heatherton, NL and Shirley (Frank) Power, St. John's; brothers: Roger (Bridget) O'Toole, Cambridge, ON., and Michael (Jean) O' Toole, Cambridge, ON.; sister-in-law: Margaret Skehans (Bill); brothers-in-law: Tom (Viola) Brazil, Jim (Dorothy) Brazil, Gerald Brazi, Ed Brazil and Pat O'Brien; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends. Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home, Bell Island on Tuesday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 at 2 p.m. from St. Michael's Church, Bell Island with interment to follow. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Michael's Parish, Bell Island.
May 17, 2004

BRUCE, Judy Selina (nee Puddester) - Passed away suddenly on May 31st, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre, Judy Selina Bruce. Predeceased by her parents George and Irene Puddester and brother Allan. Left to mourn her husband Frank; daughter Joy Fowler (Charlie); son Ja?on Sellars (Cheryl); granddaughter Charlotte Judy Fowler, three brothers, four sisters, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place at her request. A memorial service in her memory will take place at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
June 02, 2004

BUDDEN, Leah V. -
Passed peacefully away at Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, Leah Budden, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Clyde in 1978, infant son: Earl in 1954, son: Allan and brother-in-law: Edison Kirby in 1999, sister: Millie Peckham in 2002. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughter: Cheryl Briggs (Byron); beloved grandchildren: Tina Burden (Paul), Sean Budden and Ellice Ford; great-granddaughter: Elizabeth Burden; sisters: Doris Kelloway (James) of St. John's and Marjorie Kirby of Toronto; sister-in-law: Dorothy Swain (William E.) of Carbonear; brother-in-law: William Peckham of Salmon Cove; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., on Wednesday 7-9 pm and Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm, Friday from 10-12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Friday, May 21, 2004 at 2:00 pm from Cochrane Street United Church. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to Cochrane Street United Church.
May 19, 2004

CADDIGAN, Marie (nee Kinsella) -
Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, May 6, 2004, Marie Caddigan (nee Kinsella), age 82 years, of Logy Bay. Predeceased by her parents, Patrick and Margaret Kinsella; sister Nora Hickey; brothers: Richard, Patrick, John, Daniel and James; sister-in-law Josephine Kinsella. Leaving to mourn her loving husband, Coleman; daughter Loretta Legge; sons: James (Holly), Andrew (Simone) and Richard (Helena); left with fond and loving memories, her seven grandchildren: Jason, Amanda, Jenny Marie, James, Sean, Russell, Andrea; two great-grandchildren, Connor and Camayron; sister Anastasia Carrigan; sisters and brothers-in-law: Bride Kinsella, Mary Kinsella, Barbara Cadigan, Patrick and Margaret Cadigan and Thomas and Nell Cadigan; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visiting Hours Friday 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 10th, 2004, at 10:00 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Church, Outer Cove. Interment to follow at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Outer Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery Fund.
"May her Soul Rest in Peace"
May 08, 2004

CHISHOLM, William -
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Friday, May 7, 2004. Leaving to mourn his sister Margaret, special friends John and Valerie Hawley, also other relatives and friends. Visitation in The James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Saturday and Sunday, 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas of Villa Nova Church, Manuels on Monday, May 10, 2004 at 10 a.m. Interment in the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail.
May 08, 2004

COFFEY, Catherine - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, May 30, 2004 of Placentia, age 66 years. Leaving to mourn her husband Raymond; daughters Debbie (husband Jerome), Darlene (husband Marty); sons Gary (Michelle), Wayne (wife Anne-Marie), Raymond Jr. (wife Paula); grandchildren Johnathan, Bradley, Wayne, Michael, Kayla, Sean, Jeremy; brothers Martin, Dennis, Walter; sisters Theresa, Madeline, Lucy, Rita, Betty, Rosella. Predeceased by brothers Edgar, Jimmy and sister Laura. Also leaving to mourn a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 2, 2004 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in Coombs Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia.
June 01, 2004

COLBERT, James Patrick-
Passed away suddenly in the presence of his loving family at St. Clare's Hospital on Sunday, May 2, 2004, James Patrick Colbert, age 73 years. Predeceased by his parents Jim and Bride; brother-in-law: Herbert Wicks. Leaving to mourn his wife Amelia (nee Wicks); son Claude (Judy); daughter Sharon Downey (John); grandchildren: Rhonda and Claude Colbert, Andrea and Jennifer Downey; brothers: Joe (Beth), Vernon (Marion), Cyril and Sandy (Monica); brother-in-law David Wicks (Patsy); sisters-in-law: Claudette Brown (Lloyd) and Martha Wicks; special nephew Keith Wicks; other nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 7-10 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Tuesday. Cremation to follow visitation. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 5, 2004 at 11 a.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Inurnment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in James' memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 03, 2004

CONNOLLY, Todd Damian -
It is with deep sadness the family of Todd Connolly, Owner/Operator of Todd's Auto Centre, Flatrock, announce his passing at the Dr. L.A. Miller Centre on Tuesday, May 4, 2004, after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 35 years. Predeceased by his loving grandparents: James and Agnes Martin and Fred Connolly. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted fiancée, Sandy Morey, Flatrock; his precious and beloved daughter: Courtney Tapper, Torbay; parents: Bill and Josephine (Jo) Connolly, Flatrock; his sister: Tracy Humber and her husband Terry, Pouch Cove; niece: Terri Lynn Humber and nephew: Tyler Humber; grandmother: Elizabeth Connolly, Kilbride; aunts: Mercedes Escott (Ed), Kilbride; Anna Rohrbach (Bob), North Carolina; Maureen Martin, Flatrock; uncles: Jim Martin (Meredith), Flatrock; his friend and "special" uncle: Gus Martin (Jennie), Flatrock; great aunts: Angie Foster, Satellite Beach, Florida; and Mary Coleman (Edward), St. John's. Also mourning Todd's death are his cousins and many dear friends, especially Donald Bragg and Brian Morey, Flatrock. A special THANK YOU to the nurses on 4 North A of the Health Sciences Centre, as well as the nurses on 2 North of the Miller Centre, especially Mrs. Bernie Yetman, for their loving care over this past year. Resting at CAUL'S FUNERAL HOME, TORBAY Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 7, 2004, at 10:30 a.m. from St. Michael's Church, Flatrock. Interment at St. Michael's Cemetery, Flatrock. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto, Flatrock, the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic or a kind deed for someone in need, in Todd's memory, would also be appreciated. Todd was such a kind and loving person.
May his gentle soul rest in peace.
May 05, 2004

COOK, Alice -
Passed peacefully away at Delta Hospital, Ladner, BC on May 02, 2004 Alice Ross Cook (nee Hayward) in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her husband Albert and brothers Robert and Ferd Hayward. Dearly missed by her children, daughter Janet (Ian) Neil of Ladner, BC with whom she resided for nine years; son Ian (Carol) Cook, St. John's; grandchildren: Debbie (Fred) Bergsma, BC, Robert Neil (Katherine), BC, Craig Cook, St. John's, Denise (Chris) LeDrew, NS; great-granddaughter Karis Bergsma, BC; sister Flora (Gordon) Smith of Sidney, BC; sisters-in-law: Ena Cook and Marion Heath of St. John's, Vera Murphy of Lady Lake, Florida; also many nieces, nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends in St. John's and in BC. Special thanks to the Ladies of St. Thomas' Church who mailed her "The Bulletin" each week. A memorial service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday, May 17, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Thomas' Anglican Church Restoration Fund.
May 15, 2004

COOMBS, Lester (Gandhi)-
Passed peacefully away at his residence on Sunday, May 23, 2004, Lester Coombs, aged 85 years. Predeceased by parents George and Mary, brothers Donald and Herbert and sister Blanche Chafe. Leaving to mourn his wife of 52 years, Audrey (nee Bonner); two daughters, Allynne Jones (Dr. Gordon) of Palm Coast, FL., Karen Brown (Bert Scheepers) of Russell, ON.; one son, Eric (Marie Walsh); one granddaughter, six grandsons, also other relatives and a large circle of friends, especially Lloyd and Patsy Chafe. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, May 26, 2004, at 2 p.m. from Cochrane Street United Church with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation.
May 25, 2004

CORBETT, Frank (Snipe) -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, May 13, 2004. Frank Corbett, in his 85th year, Gunner 166th Royal Artillery. Predeceased by his parents, Henry and Elizabeth; four brothers and two sisters. Left to mourn very special friend, Mary Lee; sons: Frank (Rose), Patrick; daughters: Christine (Gerard), Mary Ann; six grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the staff of 4SA, HSC. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from Caul's Chapel. Interment to follow at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
May 14, 2004

COULTAS, Ray Maxine (nee Parsons)-
Passed peacefully away at the Leonard A. Miller Centre on Saturday, May 8 2004, Ray Maxine Coultas, aged 87 years. Predeceased by her husband William, son-in-law Fred Lamswood, sisters Helen Pittman and Irma Matthews. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories son William Jr. (Deborah), daughter Rae Lamswood, six beloved grandchildren, five cherished great-grandchildren. Brother George Parsons (Sheila), sister-in-law Phylis Snow, nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Sunday from 7-9 p.m., Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with cremation to follow. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 11, 2004 at 11 a.m. from The Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at The Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 10, 2004

CRAWLEY, John (Jack) -
Passed peacefully away at Tobins Guest Home, Holyrood, on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 in his 87 year, John (Jack) Crawley. Predeceased by his wife Lillian (July 23, 1996), brother Andrew and sisters Genevive Doody and Lillian Dunn. Leaving to mourn four daughters: Joan Crawley (Gerald), Holyrood; Sheila Whitten (Kevin), St. John's; Ann Marie Crawley - (faithful - Ron) Oakville, Ontario; Marilyn Windrim (Sean), Peterborough, Ontario; two sons: Johnny (Carmel), Edmonton, Alberta; Brian (Gladys), Kingston, Ontario; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two sisters: Beatrice Veitch and Rita White; sisters-in-law: Rosemary Crawley, Evelyn Devereaux-Hennessey, Madeline Hillegass; brother-in-law John Devereaux and other relatives and friends. Resting at Hickey's Funeral Home, Holyrood, Saturday, May 22, from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Sunday, May 23, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Monday, May 24, at 11 a.m. from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood.
May 21, 2004

DALEY, Brendan -
Passed peacefully away at his residence, Brendan Daley, May 18/04 in Boston, Mass, formerly from St. Joseph's, Salmonier. Predeceased by his parents Kathleen & David. Leaving to mourn is his best friend and companion of 50 years, Ellen Miller. Also mourning their sad loss are his six sisters and two brothers: Sally Martin (Frank, deceased); Connie Daley, Boston; Kay Fagan (Harold), St. John's; Patricia Butland (Mike), O'Donnels; Madeline Daley (Joe, friend), Colinet; Clo Daley, St. John's; Mike Daley (Leona); Larry Daley (Bernice, deceased); as well as many nieces & nephews who loved and respected him with the greatest admiration. Brendan also had many friends, especially those at St. Joseph's, Salmonier, who will miss him dearly. Donations can be made to the Cancer Society.
May his kind, gentle soul Rest in Peace.
May 19, 2004

DALEY, Harold Cecil - Pasadena.
October 8, 1922 - May 19, 2004
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It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harold Cecil Daley announce his passing on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 at the W.M.R. Hospital in his 81st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Carol (nee Harding); three children: Jason (Kim) of Paradise, Anndetta (John) Daley of Goulds and Roy (Michaela) of Mt. Pearl; seven grandchildren: Joanie, John, Jeanette, Todd, Jordan, Hannah and Julia; thirteen great-grandchildren; his son-in-law Gerald Higgens of Yoho Lake, NB and daughter-in-law Linda Daley of Lincoln, NB; also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his son John and Daughter Ellen Higgens. Visitation will take place from St. David of Wales Anglican Church in Pasadena today, Friday, where also the funeral service will take place on Saturday, May 22nd, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Celebrant Rev. Evelyn Smith, Rev. Byron Barter and Rev. Sidney Payne officiating. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, May 25th, 2004 from St. Paul's Anglican Church in the Goulds with interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dialysis Unit or the W.M.R.II Fund. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Lest We Forget"
May 21, 2004

DAWE, John Greenland -
Passed peacefully away at his home in Long Pond, Conception Bay South on Monday, May 17, 2004, John Greenland Dawe, age 78 years. Predeceased by his brother: Clarence (Janie). Leaving with loving memories wife: Marjorie, twin sister: Lilly (Eldon Hennessey), sister: Muriel (late Ralph Dawe), mother-in-law: Esther (late Malcolm Greenslade), brothers-in-law: Percy (Betty), Bill (Daphne), special nephew: Mac Dawe (Judy), David and Amanda nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Monday 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Tuesday 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. and Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. Funeral service at 2:00 p.m. at Faith Pentecostal Church, Foxtrap Access Road. Interment Pentecostal Cemetery, Readers Hill Road. No flowers by request, donations in John's memory may be made to Bridges for Peace (Israel Fund) or the Gideons Memorial Bible Plan.
May 18, 2004

DELANEY, John -
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, John Delaney, aged 88 years. Predeceased by his daughter Loretta (1983) and wife Elizabeth (2002). Survived by four sons: Bernard (Cheryl Ann), John (Joan), Derm (Jocelyn), and David (Hazel); three daughters: Patricia Warford (Cecil), Marie Martret (Gus), and Monica Coady (Clarence). As well as a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends, especially staff and friends at St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 21, 2004, at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
May 19, 2004

DOUGLAS, Kenneth (Ken)-
Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday May 22, 2004, Ken Douglas of Lead Cove (formerly of Grand Bank), age 57 years. Boatswain on the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Ann Harvey. Predeceased by father Leslie and father-in-law Lester Button. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Bernice, Lead Cove; two sons, Christopher (Jennifer), Scott (Donna), both of Portugal Cove; one daughter Rebecca, Halifax, N.S.; mother Ada Douglas, Grand Bank; three brothers, Gary (Lorraine), Randy (Brenda), Edward (Ann); one sister, Alice Richardson; three brothers-in-law, Lonzel (Lorna), Danny (Eileen), Barry (Nola). Also a large circle of special nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Green's Funeral Home, Winterton. Visiting hours Tuesday 10 a.m.- 12:00 noon, 2-5 and 7-10 p.m. Wednesday visitation will take place at the United Church, Sibley's Cove, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m., with interment in the United Church Cemetery, Sibley's Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Ken's memory may be made to the Gideons.
May 25, 2004

DUFFETT, James R. -
Passed away at home on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, Jim R. Duffett, aged 70 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Valda; two caring children: Gary (wife Berniece), and Sandra Candow (Kenneth); precious grandchildren: Joseph and Victoria; also other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday from 7-9 pm and then on Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Friday, May 21, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 19, 2004

DUFFETT, Naomi (nee Gibbons) -
Passed peacefully away Tuesday, May 11, 2004 at the Bonavista Peninsula Health Care Comnplex, Naomi Duffett, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her husband, Dugald; sisters: Ella, Zeta; brothers: James, Naboth, Pierce; grandson Maxwell Follett. Leaving to mourn daughter Virtue (Clayton Follett), Gander; sons: Craig (Beverley), Port Union, Kenneth (Iva), Port Union, David (Barbara), Catalina, Anderson (Shirley), Bonavista, Edgar (Elizabeth), Grand Bend, ON; one sister Virtue North, Halifax; grandchildren: Doug & Jennifer Duffett, Jeffrey, Jacqueline & John Follett, Joanne Burt, Neil Duffett, Kevin Duffett, Tony Duffett, Lisa Leonard, Curtis, Craig, Colleen Duffett and their mother Aletha; 20 great-grandchildren; special nieces and nephews; a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Straties Funeral Home, Catalina. Funeral Service, Friday, May 14, 2004, 2:00 p.m. from St. Peter's Anglican Church, Catalina. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Catalina.
May 19, 2004

DUGGAN, Frances (nee Fitzgerald) -
Passed peacefully away at home surrounded by her loving family, on Tuesday, May 11, 2004, age 91 years. Born in Western Bay and formerly of Grate's Cove, Trinity Bay. Predeceased by husband Daniel (1961), son: Patrick (1952) and parents: Johanna and James. Also predeceased by sisters: Mary Murphy (Frank), Kathleen Conran (Jack), Agnes Meekren (Harry), Ann Rogers (Richard); brother: James Fitzgerald (Vi) and sons-in-law: John Seward and Michael Byrd. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughters: Mary Seward, Marg Kennedy (John), Patricia Kavanagh (Fred), Josephine North (Ned), Barbara Ring, Judy Brown (Jack), and son: David Duggan; grandchildren: Deanne Handrigan (Gerald), Denise Randell (Tony), Johnny Kennedy (Pauline), Jackie Fradsham (Ian), Lynn Seward, Shelly Sparkes (Dwight), Edward North (fiancee Karen Tucker), Danny Ring, Bobby Ring, Adam Brown, Matthew Brown, Mark Duggan Battcock and Andrew Kavanagh; great-grandchildren: Nicholas, Benjamin and Jenni Randell, Patrick and Robert Handrigan, Katherine and Sarah Kennedy and Kate and Erin Fradsham. Will be sadly missed by many special nieces and nephews as well as long time friend Mabel Avery. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Wednesday, May 12 and Thursday, May 13 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass Friday, May 14, 9:30 a.m., at St. Teresa's Church, Mundy Pond Road. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of your choice.
"Mother, We are stronger for having known your infinite courage and love. Your love was a quiet love, strong, yet gentle...forever in our hearts"
May 12, 2004

DUGGAN, Pauline (nee Power) -
Passed peacefully away on May 16, 2004 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, after a short illness with cancer, Pauline (Power) Duggan, aged 82 years. Predeceased by her husband Corneilous, parents: Michael and Mary Power, brother: Ambrose and nephew: Michael William Power. Leaving to mourn brothers: Vincent (Mary), Corner Brook, NL and Arthur (Ann), Long Island, New York; two nieces: Mary (Power) Hicks and Ann Marie (Power) Sitzonam; one nephew: Vincent Power Jr.; three grand-nieces: Madeline, Rebecca and Maura and one grand-nephew: Jordan. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation on Tuesday, May 18 from 7-9 pm, Wednesday, May 19 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Mass of Christina Burial will take place from Sacred Heart Church, Tors Cove on Thursday, May 20 at 2 pm. Cremation to follow at Pauline's choice. Burial to follow at Cape Broyle Cemetery at a later date. Donations, if any, in her memory may be made to the Cancer Society.
May 18, 2004

DUNN, Joan Mary - 56.
Passed away on Monday, May 17, 2004 at the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville, of cancer. Born in Buchans, NL, she was the daughter of the late William Chaplin. Joan Mary was a retired school teacher, after teaching school in Newfoundland and Labrador for 30 years. She will be remembered as a loving wife, caring mother and a true friend by all who knew her. She is survived by her husband Garry; two daughters: Natasha and Heather, both of Edmonton, AB; mother Columba of NL; two sisters: Rita Harnett and Annette Saunders, both of NL; brothers: Bill Chaplin and Terry Chaplin, also of NL. Visitation for Mrs. Dunn will be held on Wednesday, May 19 from 2-4 p.m. only in the H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, 5 Leverett Ave., Kentville, (902-678-2151) as well as where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 20 at 3:00 p.m. with Fr. Craig Christenson officiating. Interment in the Holy Cross Cemetery, Kentville. Donations in memory of Mrs. Dunn may be made to the Nova Scotia Cancer Society. Online condolences may be sent via e-mail to lindsayfunerals@ns.aliantzinc.ca
May 19, 2004

DWYER, Erman Wesley (Dez) - Passed away suddenly at his home at St. John's on Monday, May 17, 2004, Dez Dwyer, aged 78 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Madeline; daughters: Sharron Winter and Colleen Crawford; sons-in-law: James Winter and John Crawford; grandchildren: Keilan Motherwell (husband John), Seamus Winter, Niall Winter, Kristen Crawford and Adrienne Chan; and great-grandchildren: Allyssa Chan and Anthony Chan. Visitation at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service to take place on Friday from the Carnell Memorial Chapel at 2 pm. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one's choice
May 19, 2004

EARLE, Eric J. -
Passed peacefully away in Toronto on Wednesday, May 26th, 2004, Eric J. Earle, formerly of St. John's, aged 88 years. Leaving to mourn three daughters: Dianne Tessier (John), Sylvia Buck (David) and Cynthia Parliament (Doug); five sons: Leonard (Carmel), Eric (Ann), Robert, Roy (Diane) and Jim (Muriel) as well as a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one sister Doris Atkinson, as well as other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place and the funeral will take place at a later date in Toronto.
May 29, 2004

EARLES, Mary Angela (nee Christopher)-
Passed peacefully away on May 9, 2004, after a courageous battle with cancer, Mary Angela Earles, aged 81 years. Predeceased by her husband Tom in 1994. Leaving to mourn her son David (Gerri King); daughter Ellen (Ray Alcock) with whom she resided; sister-in-law Helen Christopher; brother-in-law Don Earles (Margaret); also a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Sunday, May 9, 7-10 p.m. and Monday, May 10, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road on Tuesday, May 11, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation, or to a charity of one's choice.
May 10, 2004

EMBERLEY, Stephen H. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Thursday, May 20, 2004, Stephen H. Emberley of Bay de Verde, age 84 years. Predeceased by wife: Mahalla, 1992; brothers: Joseph, Frank and Phillip; sisters: Sarah Jane and Stella. Leaving to mourn special friend: May Hart, New Perlican; four daughters: Sadie Newhook (Bill Keats), Norman's Cove, Beulah (Clarence) Blundon, Mississauga, ON, Maxine (Lloyd) Smith, Aurora, ON and Rev. Glennis (Ernest) Smith, Nova Scotia; two sons: William (Daphne), Nova Scotia and Eldon (Marg), Upper Gullies; fourteen grandchildren: Penny, Vanessa, Andrea, Denise, Erica, Jillane, Lyn e, Robin, Stephen, David, Shane, Evan, Deon and Dale; eight great-grandchildren: Hanna, Mackenzie, Zackary, Cameron, Victoria Grace, Kaitlyn, Austin and Darcy; one brother: Paul (Lydia) Bay de Verde; one sister: Annie Goodwin, St. John's; sister-in-law: Evelyn Emberley, Western Bay; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Bay de Verde and from where the funeral service will take place on Sunday, May 23 at 2:30 p.m. Interment in St. Barnabas Anglican Cemetery, Bay de Verde. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
May 22, 2004

EVANS, M. Josephine (nee Murphy) -
On May 2, 2004, surrounded by her loving and devoted family, M. Josephine Evans (nee Murphy), passed peacefully away. Predeceased by her husband Len, sons: Len Jr. and Paul; mother: Mame; brother: Jackie Phyne and son-in-law: Ron McGrath. Leaving to mourn her daughter: Maureen McGrath; sons: Bob (Sigrid), Gerard (Sue) and Paddy; grandchildren: Ron (Katherine), Vikkilynn and Stephen; great-grandchild: Rebecca; also leaving to mourn Marg Evans, Ruth Phyne, Joan Evans, Nellie (Don Dyer), Margie (Roy Smith), as well as a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Tuesday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, May 5, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
"She lives with us in memory and will forever more"
May 04, 2004

FARRELL, John F. (Jack) - It is with sad hearts, but with gratitude for his presence in our lives, that the family of Jack Farrell (in his 90th year) announce his passing at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Monday, May 17, 2004, John F. (Jack) Farrell, former CNR Conductor. Left with cherished memories are his loving wife and best friend of 59 years, Josephine (Lewis); daughters: Mary Elizabeth, Geraldine (Gary Baxtrom), Lorraine Miskell (Pete); sons: Bill, Holyrood, Kenneth (Meldy), Delta, BC, Roy, Gerard (Jocelyn); eleven grandchildren whom he loved dearly: Michelle (Brad Hickey), Maria and Peter Miskell, Denise Penton (Danny), Joanne (Jack Buckle), John (Shelley), Lisa (Derreck Ward) Farrell, Christine Lovoie (Steve), Stephen, Colin and Laura Farrell, and their mothers Barb and Sheila Farrell; three great-grandchildren: Karlee, Evan and Hannah. Also leaving to mourn two sisters: Lizzie Nugent, Kelligrews and Nance Browne; sisters-in-law: Helen Dunn, Kay Molloy, both of Medford, Mass.; brother-in-law: Fred Lewis, Holyrood, numerous nephews, nieces and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Born to the late Agnes (Shea) and William Farrell of Bar Haven, Placentia Bay, he is predeceased by his son: Johnny, aged 3 years and his sisters: Mary Patterson and Ethel McDonald. Our eternal gratitude to the staff of the 3rd Floor South at St. Patrick's Mercy Home for their loving care over the past year. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 20, 2004, at a time to be announced from Corpus Christi Church, Waterford Bridge Road. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Spina Bifida Association or to St. Patrick's Mercy Home Foundation.
"His weary hours and days of pain, His troubled nights are passed, In our aching hearts we know He's found sweet rest at last."
May 18, 2004

FISHER, Ernest J.- Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family at the Agnes Pratt Home on May 1, 2004. Ernest J. Fisher, 4th degree, Knights of Columbus, aged 82 years. Predeceased by his son Ernest 1947. He leaves to mourn his devoted wife of 60 years Emma (nee McGrath); sons John (Barbara Lynn), Derek (Barbara), St. John's; daughter Rosalind (Gary Cook), Vancouver; brother Bill (Nita), Kitchener, Ont.; grandchildren Paul, Craig, Jill, Debbie, Amy, Lori and Jennifer; great-grandchildren Owen, Nathan and Nathan; special friends Jim O'Dea, Eleanor Mulcahy; sister-in-law Bernadette O'Rourke, Branch; Ella (Albert Roche), St. Brides; brother-in-law Mike, St. Catherine's, NL; also a large circle of friends at Knights of Columbus. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd., Monday and Tuesday 10 a.m.-12:00 noon, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Society.
May 02, 2004

GARLAND, Beatrice - Peacefully on May 3, 2004, at the Ottawa General Hospital, after a short stay, Beatrice Garland in her 86th year. Loving Mother of Penny (Don Youden) Ottawa, Super Grandma of Teisha (Dan Drouin) Ottawa, and Kyle (Holly Gardner) Petawawa. Auntie to Judy, Gloria, Carol, Bill, George and Bob. Special friend to Anne Duff and Elaine Brown. Predeceased by her husband John Garland. Bea was a former teacher at Bishop Spencer and Bishop Field schools in St. John's, NL, and will be fondly remembered by a wide circle of family and friends. Funeral in St. John's, NL will be announced at a later date. If desired, in memoriam donations can be made to the Parkinson Society of Canada.
May 06, 2004

GARLAND, Beatrice - Peacefully on May 3, 2004, at the Ottawa General Hospital, after a short stay, Beatrice Garland in her 86th year. Loving Mother of Penny (Don Youden) Ottawa, Super Grandma of Teisha (Dan Drouin) Ottawa, and Kyle (Holly Gardner) Petawawa. Auntie to Judy, Gloria, Carol, Bill, George and Bob. Special friend to Anne Duff and Elaine Brown. Predeceased by her husband John Garland. Bea was a former teacher at Bishop Spencer and Bishop Field Schools in St. John's, NL, and will be fondly remembered by a wide circle of family and friends. Visitation is taking place at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday, May 31, 2004 from 11 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, May 31, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel with inurnment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. If desired, in memoriam donations can be made to the Parkinson Society of Canada. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 29, 2004

GEAR, Edward F. - Passed peacefully away at his residence on Wednesday, May 26, 2004, Edward F. Gear of Carbonear, age 83 years. Predeceased by wife Alice; brothers: Mike and Tom; sisters: Margaret and Alice. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Alice (Larry) Gushue and Barbara, both of Brampton, ON; four sons: Edward Jr. and Wayne (Norma), both of Brampton, ON, Gerard (Diane), Labrador City and Brian (Sheila), Carbonear; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers: Alec and John (Rita); one sister Kathleen; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR and from where the funeral will take place on Saturday, May 29 at 10:00 a.m. Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. 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 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
May 28, 2004

GOODWIN, Rose Helen (nee O'Reilly) - Passed away suddenly in Newburyport, Mass., U.S.A., Rose Helen Goodwin (nee O'Reilly) on Friday, May 21, 2004, age 70 years. She was born in Fox Harbour, P. Bay, NL on July 16, 1933. Predeceased by son: Raymond E. Goodwin, father: Thomas O'Reilly, mother: Annie (Collins) (O'Reilly) Bishop, and brother: Thomas O'Reilly. Leaving to mourn loving husband of 51 years, Raymond; three sons: Bruce of Hampton, N.H., Clay and wife Linda of Chester, Vt, Thomas and wife Audrey of Kingston, N.H.; one daughter: Patricia Goodwin Gray and Dan Glynn of Jacksonville, Fla. Also leaving to mourn two sisters: Carmel Dodd of Whitbourne, Patricia O'Leary (John) of Fox Harbour; two brothers: Thomas Bishop (Marg) of Dunville and Kevin Bishop, Dunville; her mother-in-law: Elizabeth Goodwin of Newburyport, U.S.A.; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; also many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place in U.S.A. Mass of Christian Burial to take place at St. Anne's Church, Dunville, at 2:30 p.m. Friday, August 20, with inurnment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Fox Harbour, PB. Arrangements by Coomb's Funeral Home, Placentia.
08/14/04

GOSS, John William "Johnny" -
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on May 26, 2004, John William "Johnny" Goss, the King of Karaoke, two weeks before his 40th birthday. Predeceased by his father, John J. Goss. Left to celebrate his life and mourn his passing are his wife Bonnie (McDonald); stepchildren Keri, Robyn and Renee Garland; his mother Joyce (Abery) Goss (Phillip Parsons); sisters Mary Patricia (Greg) Prowse and Anne Marie (Normand Dinel); parents-in-law Marie and Jim McDonald; sister-in-law Wanda McDonald; aunts: Josephine Goss, Sylvia (Clyde) Pretty, and Dorothy Abery; uncle: Cyril Abery; niece and goddaughter Kathryn Prowse, nephew Eric Dinel, niece Megan Caines and a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, from noon - 5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sunday. Funeral mass from St. Pius X Church at 9:45 a.m. on Monday, May 31, 2004. Interment at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to charity of one's choice.
May 28, 2004

GRANTER, Millicent (Best) -
Passed peacefully away at the Escasoni Complex on Sunday, May 9, 2004, Millicent Granter, aged 78 years. Predeceased by her parents, Fred and Vinie Best; sisters: Neta Best and Alicia Brown; and sister-in-law Lily Best. Leaving to mourn her husband Robert of 58 years at the Escasoni Complex, St. John's; sons: Dennis (Betty), and Terry (Joyce); daughter, Joy (Jim) Kennedy at Labrador City, and her son Tony (Arlene), Vancouver Island; two granddaughters: Stephanie and Diane; five grandsons: Michael, Darren, Jason, Justin and Tristin; brothers: Bill (Neta), Glovertown, Clyde, Corner Brook, Gladstone (Audrey), Wesleyville, Alex (Ella), Mount Pearl, Fred (Louise), Clareneville, Albert (Margauerite), Wesleyville, Robert (Daphne), St. John's; sisters: Joyce Best, Mount Pearl, Marcella (Major William) Hopkins, St. John's, Irene (Walter) Jacobs, Badgers Quay; brother-in-law: Baxter Brown; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. on Tuesday, and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Wednesday. Funeral Service will be held at Barrett's Chapel on Wednesday, May 12, 2004 at 2 p.m. Flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Society or the Arthritis Society. Interment to follow at Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 11, 2004

GRANTER, Robert James -
Passed peacefully away at the Escasoni Complex on May 20, 2004, Robert James Granter, aged 80 years. Predeceased by his wife Millicent on May 9, 2004. Leaving to mourn sons: Dennis (Betty), Terry (Joyce); daughter Joy Kennedy (Jim), Labrador City; son Terry (Arlene), Vancouver Island; two granddaughters: Stephanie and Diane; five grandsons: Michael, Darren, Jason, Justin and Tristin; two great-grandsons: Andrew and William; step-brothers: Roland Wade and Sam Wade, Gambo; step-sister Evelyn, Ottawa. Also leaving to mourn in-laws: Bill (Neta), Glovertown, Clyde, Corner Brook, Gladstone (Audrey), Wesleyville, Alex (Ella), Mount Pearl, Fred (Louise), Clarenville, Albert (Marguerite), Wesleyville, Robert (Daphne), St. John's; sisters: Joyce Best, Mount Pearl, Marcella (Major William) Hopkins, St. John's, Irene (Walter) Jacobs, Badgers Quay; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Friday and from 10 a.m. - 12 noon on Saturday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Alzheimers Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 21, 2004

GRENNING, John V. (Jack) - It is with great sadness that the family of John (Jack) Grenning announce his passing away at home after a courageous struggle with cancer on Thursday, May 20th, at the age of 72 years. John was a Korean War Veteran and a lifetime member and past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 1. Predeceased by his parents Isabelle and Jim Grenning; brothers: Greg and Jimmy; sister Mary; and two grandchildren: Brian and Mary-Kate Fleming. He will be forever missed and cherished by his loving wife and best friend of 52 years, Kathleen; his children: Margie (Brian Hanley), Yvonne (Brian Fleming), Greg (Ann Marie Sears), Maureen (Paul Kidney), Catherine (Noel Kelly), John (Marie Thomas), Donna (Derrick Lee), Barry (Donna Hancock), Isabelle (Terry Quinlan), Lisa (Rod Burton) and his nineteen grandchildren whom he dearly loved: Karla, Greg, Brian and Clair Hanley, Jill Fleming, Ryan Glenn, Paul, Barry, Heather and Catherine Kidney, Jonathan and Rebecca Grenning, Derrick and Andrew Lee, Benjamin and Noah Grenning, Holly and Jack Reese and Kathleen Burton. Two special family friends Jody Swyer and Elizabeth Callahan. He leaves to mourn also many relatives and friends as well as dear comrades of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 1, especially Leo Hogan, Gerry Noseworthy, Sheila and Jim Kennedy, Teresa and Charlie Williams. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick's Church on Saturday, May 22 at 1 p.m. Interment will be The Field of Honour, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be sent to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
"Your weary days are over dad, Your journey's finally done, As the angles take you safely home, Before the rising sun."
May 21, 2004

HEARNS, Jeffrey William -
Died as the result of a tragic accident in British Columbia on May 23rd, 2004. Jeffrey William, age 23, leaves to mourn his loving parents, Heather MacKenzie and Leonard Hearns; his best friend and brother Colin and older brother Peter (Cheryl, Lauren, Logan); grandmothers: Jean MacKenzie and Nell Hearns; also, loving girlfriend Elaine Hewitt. Predeceased by grandfathers William MacKenzie and Keith Hearns. Jeff leaves to mourn numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends from Victoria to St. John's and many places in between. His humour was infectious and unforgettable. His caring and giving spirit will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Visitation to be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, Hamilton Ave. on Friday, May 28th 12-4 p.m. and 6-10 p.m. Funeral services to be held 10 a.m. Saturday, May 29th with full military honours at St. Andrew's Church, Long's Hill. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Blackmarsh Rd. Reception to follow at Branch 1 Legion Blackmarsh Rd. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
May 27, 2004

HICKEY, William Joseph (Riverhead Hr. Grace) - Passed peacefully away on May 3, 2004 at the DVA Pavilion, William Joseph Hickey, aged 89 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 56 years Angela (nee Brazil); his son: Bill (Carolyn); daughters: Brenda (John Stamp), Paulette (Cal Whalen); grandsons: Joel and Allan Hickey, Shannon and Aaron Stamp; sisters-in-law: Mary Clarke, Marjorie Brazil; cousins: Thomas Coombs and Joe Dunne; as well as a large circle of friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Tuesday, May 4, 2004 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Wednesday, May 5 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, May 6, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Paul's Church, Nfld. Drive. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory maybe made to Project Restoration Immaculate Conception Church, Hr. Grace or a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.Cauls.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 04, 2004

HILLIER, Winston A.
February 1, 1937 - May 15, 2004
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Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at the Leonard A. Miller Center on Saturday, May 15, 2004, Winston Hillier of Blaketown, aged 67 years. Predeceased by his father Charles; father-in-law Wilson Smith; niece Wanda Temple and nephew Terry King. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Loretta (nee Smith); daughters: Brenda (Cecil), Lisa (Reg); son Wade; two loving grandchildren: Dakota and Nicholas; mother Elizabeth Piecey; sisters: Shirley (Will) Temple, Beulah (Arthur) Parsons, Bernice (Richard) Thorne; mother-in-law Isabel Smith; also lovingly remembered by a large number of nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends. Rested at Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. The funeral service was held on Monday, May 17 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Blaketown. Interment followed at Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations in Winston's memory was gratefully accepted to The Children's Wish Foundation.
May 22, 2004

HOFFE, Joyce -
Born February 13, 1918. Passed away peacefully at St. Catharines General Hospital May 12, 2004. Joyce was the beloved wife of the late Clarence Hoffe; sister of late Gertie White and Morley Brinson and is survived by three children and (spouses): Paul & Jennifer, Vincent & Daphne and Fred & Kathleen; six grandchildren: Danny, Michael, Justin, Chelsea, Keanna and Matthew; one step-grandchild Jared; three sisters and (spouses): Evelyn Healey, Violet Hallohan and Mildred & Steven Steves; two brothers and (spouses): Eric & Emily Brinson and Francis & Joan Brinson. Joyce will be missed by her extended family and her many friends. We love and miss you with all our hearts. We would like to give a special thanks to Joyce's friends and neighbors around Coronation St., Lewisporte for being such good friends and neighbors. We would also like to thank the staff at the Grand Falls Hospital for their great care and friendliness. Joyce resided at the long term care facility, Versa-Care Centre at St. Catharines, Ontario for the past ten months and we would like to thank the staff for their care, concern and hard work. The family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., May 15th, 2004 at Gordon Woolfrey's Funeral Home in Lewisporte. Funeral service will take place on Sunday, May 16th, at 2:30 p.m. at the Anglican Church in Lewisporte. Donations if any can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
May 15, 2004

HOLLOWAY, Lewis - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G. B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Friday, May 21, 2004. Lewis Holloway of Lethbridge, aged 82 years. Predeceased by parents, two sisters, two brothers and son Douglas. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Mildred of 48 years; daughters: Emma Humby (Dale) of Lethbridge, Elaine Keough (Barry) of Whitecourt, AB; son Duane (Jewel) of Lethbridge; sister Eliza Skiffington (Maxwell) of Bloomfield; eight grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Lethbridge. Funeral service will take place from the Islandview Salvation Army Citadel in Musgravetown on Monday, May 24, 2004 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the New Salvation Army Cemetery, Musgravetown. In his memory, flowers gratefully accepted.
May 22, 2004

HOOD, Robert James "Jim" -
Passed away on Thursday, May 27th, 2004 at the St. Clare's Mercy Hospital in his 63rd year, after a courageous battle with Scleraderma. Predeceased by his father Daniel Hood. Left with fond and loving memories are his mother Helen; brother Rodney (Barbara); sister Heather O'Connell (Dan); nephews: Steven and Michael O'Connell, Bryan and Curtis Hood; three great nieces; as well as a number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Friday, May 28th, 2004 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held at Barrett's Chapel on Saturday, May 29th, 2004 at 1:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 28, 2004

HUDSON, Walter Corbett -
(Retired Educator) - Born November 15, 1908, at Blackhead, Conception Bay. Died May 4, 2004, at St. John's. Leaving to mourn Josephine, his wife of 58 years, daughter Rosalyn, and cherished grand-daughters: Andrea, Alison, Amy and Ashleigh. Also leaving his sister: Ella and brother-in-law: Freeman Bennett as well as nephews and nieces in Ontario and the USA. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Visitation on Friday, May 7 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 8 at Barrett's Chapel with interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Cremation has taken place. Memorials to Gower Street United Church or a charity of one's choice gratefully accepted.
May 05, 2004

HUTCHINGS, Florence Pearl -
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, May 11, 2004 at the age of 70. Leaving to mourn her loving husband John (Jack); sons: Ian (Carol), Eugene (Jacqueline), John (Doreen); daughter Jacqueline (Darren Jackson); grandchildren: Jonathan, Renee, Jennifer, Paul, Brenda, Dion, Crystalynn and Charmaine; great-grandson Bradley (Byrne); brother Adolphus (Stella Benson); sisters: Sally (Ray MacGillivray), Jean (Ralph MacGillivray), Peg (David Butler); in-laws: Mary Harris, Fred Hutchings, Mildred Forbes, Dean (Don Gosse), Sue (Bill Hedderson) and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Holloway's Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitation Thursday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, May 14 at 2:00 p.m. from St. John The Baptist Anglican Church. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Whitbourne. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Whitbourne.
May 13, 2004

HYNES, Jennie
A Memorial Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 20, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel for the late Jennie Hynes of Leduc, Alberta, formerly of St. John's, NL, who passed away on May 31, 2004 in Leduc, AB, in her 90th year. Jennie's wish was to come back home to St. John's. Interment will take place following the service at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue.
11/18/04

KENNEDY, Debbie (nee Cuff)-
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, May 23rd, 2004, of Seal Cove, C.B.S. Predeceased by her daughter Heather Marie (1997), her mother Lorraine Cuff. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Don, her father Eugene Cuff, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, on Tuesday May 25th 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 2-6, 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday May 26th 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Memorial service to be held in St. Peter's Anglican Church, Upper Gullies on Wednesday, May 26th at 2 p.m. Inurnment in the Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Diabetes Foundation, C.L.B. or charity of one's choice.
05/25/04

KENNEDY, Kathleen - Passed away at Norris Arm South on May 25, 2004, Mrs. Kathleen Kennedy age 64 years. Left with loving memories are husband Kevin; sons: Shayne Kennedy (Charlene) of Peterborough, ON, Zane Kennedy (Roxanne Higgins) of Kitchen, ON, Jamie Kennedy of Bishop's Falls; daughter Della Kelly (Tom) of Torbay, Brenda Hills (Corey Stevens) of Timberlea, NS, Trina Kennedy (Jacque Kean) of Ottawa, ON; brothers: Ron Fitzgerald (Phyllis), Kingston, ON, Wilf Ethridge of Harbour Grace; sister Agnes Moriarity of Harbour Grace and grandson Morgan; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Memorial services were held Saturday, May 29, 2004 from Roman Catholic Church, Norris Arm South. Inurnment Roman Catholic Cemetery, Norris Arm South. Donations in her memory can be made to the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church Building Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.
June 05, 2004

KNEE, Benjamin G. - Corner Brook, NL, 1910 - 2004
Benjamin George Knee
of Corner Brook passed away on Monday, May 10, 2004, five weeks short of his 94th birthday. He was a retired carpenter and a well known citizen of the city. He was married to Janie (Attwood) who predeceased him on August 25, 1981. They moved from Safe Harbour, Bonavista Bay to Corner Brook where they married and raised a family of thirteen children. One son Robert died in infancy. He is predeceased also by his daughters: Ena Shirran and Pearl West; sons-in-law: Hubert West and Kenneth Fisher. In 1984 Ben married Susie Lewis who survives him and is a patient on the Alzheimer's floor of Western Memorial Hospital. Leaving to mourn his passing are his children: Effie (Harold) Ward, Corner Brook, Ben (Maude), Corner Brook, Mae (Wallace) Burt, Corner Brook; Aux-Captain Douglas (Donna), Lower Sackville, N.S., Beatrice (Winston) Burt, Corner Brook, Jean (Frank) Pilgrim, Pasadena, Wilfred (Peggy), Mount Pearl, Frank (Joan), Corner Brook, Major Audrey (Raymond) Rowe, St. John's, Dorothy (Aubrey) Budgell, Labrador City, Major Doreen (Max) Sturge, Oshawa; son-in-law: George Shirran, Bonavista; forty-four grandchildren, forty-five great-grandchildren and eleven great-great-grandchildren. His step-children are Emma (Sidney) Miller, Don (Sharon) Lewis, Wallace (Margaret) Lewis, Wayne Lewis, Graham Lewis and Melvin Lewis. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday, May 14th at 10:30 a.m. from The Salvation Army Citadel on Clarence Street. Interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Captain Scott Rideout officiating. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation or to a charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made through our website www.filatre.ca
May 12, 2004

LANE, Norman Maxwell -
Passed peacefully away at the Sudbury Regional Hospital, Laurentian Site, May 14th, 2004. Born April 13, 1937 at St. John's, NL. Predeceased by his parents Charles Maxwell Lane & Hilda (Wareham) and infant son, Daryl. Lovingly remembered by daughters: Janice (Robert Jackson), Naomi (Brian Feth) and son Dean (Elaine Bennett); grandchildren: Angela, Kayla & Mitchell; sisters Marie & Anita; nieces and nephews: Taryn Winsor, Tracy (Dave Burry), Tim Curnew (Keiko), Lisa (Tom Jackson); aunts: Rita Collett, Queen Wareham & Alice Wareham; many cousins & a close circle of special friends. An announcement will be made at a later date regarding a Memorial Service to take place in St. John's, NL.
May 18, 2004

LAWRENCE, Greta (nee Butt), RN -
Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, May 5, 2004 at the Hoyles Escasoni Home, Greta Lawrence, aged 86 years. Predeceased by her husband George Lawrence, 1993. Leaving to mourn her foster child Pauline Skanes; sons: George Crocker (Joan), Stellarton, NS and Jim (Barbara), Calgary, AB; daughter Charlene, Pembroke, ON; grandchildren: Brent, Aaron, Gavin, Jaime, Skye, Justin, Ryan and Aaron; brother Allan Butt, St. John's; sister Edna Moulton, Toronto; as well as a number of relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. No service by request. Arrangements entrusted to Barrett's Funeral Home.
May 07, 2004

LEAR, Hilda - Passed peacefully away at Tobin's Guest Home, Holyrood on Monday, May 31, 2004, Hilda Lear of Seal Cove, age 88 years. Predeceased by her husband Harold and son George. Leaving to mourn ten children: Edward (Judy), Mt. Pearl; David (Bev), Seal Cove; Mary Berry (Ron), Kingston, ON; Harold (Irene), Seal Cove; John (Betty), Seal Cove; Alwyn, Ottawa; Lewis, Kelligrews; Keith (Patricia), Seal Cove; Jeanette Whelan (Richard), Holyrood; Joyce Kieley (Gerard), Holyrood; also a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Visitation at The James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Thursday, June 3, 2004 at 11 a.m. at Hope Pentecostal Church, Seal Cove. Interment at The Anglican Cemetery, Upper Gullies.
June 01, 2004

LEGROW, Doreen - February 13, 1938 - May 2, 2004.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Doreen LeGrow, after a sudden and brief illness on Sunday, May 2, 2004 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook, at the age of 66. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband Rev. Nelson LeGrow; three daughters: Donna, Victoria, BC, Tonia (Glenn Sheppard), Corner Brook and Nadine (Raymond) Elford, Corner Brook; son Paul (Winnie Dempsey) and three grandchildren: Nicholas, Amanda and Jessica Doreen, all of Fleur de Lys; brother Fred (Sadie) Churchill, Portugal Cove-St. Phillips; two sisters: Emma Parsons, Salmon Cove, Phyllis Somerton, Portugal Cove-St. Phillips; also survived by a great number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by parents Alfred and Fanny Jane Churchill of Portugal Cove-St. Phillips; granddaughter Kristina Marie Elford; five brothers and five sisters. (Doreen was an organ donor). Cremation has taken place and arrangements for a private burial have be entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of NL.
May 08, 2004

LUSH, Mark -
Passed peacefully away on Friday, May 14, 2004, age 72 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Daphne (nee Evans); children: Kenneth, Judy, Barry, Marie, Patricia, Mark, Michael, Clayton, Pettina, William, Rodney, Richard, Gregory, Scott, Douglas; 42 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Carol; brother-in-law Tommy; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 17th, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
May 15, 2004

MACLAUCHLAN (Nee Baker), Margaret Jane -
Born November 24, 1941, St. John's, NL. Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital, on Friday, May 14, 2004, Margaret Jane MacLauchlan of Roaches Line, aged 62 years. Margaret loved animals, especially her dog "George". She loved Newfoundland music and singing "All the old Songs". She enjoyed going fishing and taking Sunday drives in the country. Margaret spent the last year traveling to British Columbia, Florida and Mexico to attend her daughter's wedding. Even though battling breast cancer and diabetes, she laughed, loved life and her family very much. She had the biggest heart in the whole world. We will miss her greatly and will cherish all the wonderful memories we have of her. Predeceased by her father, Edward Baker, brother Frank and son, William. Dearly missed by her husband, Malcolm; children: Darlene (Anthony), Sharon and John; three grandchildren; mother: Frances Baker; brothers: Doug (Sandra), Jim (Hazel), Alfred; sisters: Elizabeth (James), Shirley (Robert), Helen (James), Barbara (Eric), Geraldine, Madonna, Mildred (Victor) and Mercedes (Paul). Also, many nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Funeral Service to take place on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 2 pm from the Salvation Army Citadel, Mundy Pond Road. Inurnment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road, St. John's, NL. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Diabetes Association. Arrangements entrusted to Moore's Funeral Home, Clarkes Beach, NL.
May 19, 2004

MARSHALL, Rowena Ivy-
Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, May 22nd, 2004, Rowena Ivy Marshall, age 77 years. Predeceased by her husband Calvin in 1998. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories sons: Lester (Roena) and Harold; daughter: Brenda Garland (Sid); precious granddaughter Amber Fawn Garland; brother Norman Smith (Mary); sisters: Betty Burke (John) and Elsie Simpson (Ron); as well as other relatives and friends. Rested at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Sunday, May 23rd and Monday, May 24th, 2004 from 2-9 p.m. Funeral service was held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. from Wesley United Church. Interment took place at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being 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 guestbook
May 27, 2004

MCCARTHY, Sister Margaret -
Passed peacefully away at Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square, St. John's on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, Sister Margaret McCarthy in her 91st year. Left to mourn: the Presentation Sisters; one niece, Elizabeth (Kerry) Evely, Carbonear; and two nephews, Bill (Carol Anne), Carbonear, and John McCarthy, St. John's; one grand-niece and one grand-nephew; other relatives and friends. Resting at Presentation Motherhouse, Cathedral Square, St. John's. Visiting hours on Tuesday from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday from 10:00 - 12:00; 2:00 - 4:00; and 7:00 - 9:00. Vigil Service at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Mass of Christian Burial at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Thursday, May 20th at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Presentation Cemetery, Cathedral Square.
May 19, 2004

McCARTHY, Patrick Vincent - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, May 12th, 2004, Patrick McCarthy, aged 69 years. Predeceased by his parents Cyril and Mariah McCarthy; brothers: Raymond and Richard; sisters: Marguerite, Christina and Frances. Leaving to mourn Shirley, Alphonse and Rodney; brothers: Cyril (Betty) McCarthy and James (Stella) McCarthy; sisters: Mary (Kevin) Tobin, Bridget and Marie (Cyril) Churchill of Cambridge, ON; as well as other relatives and friends. Visitations will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Rd. on Thursday, May 13th, 2004 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held at Holy Family Church on Friday, May 14th, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Topsail Roman Catholic Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to a charity of choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 13, 2004

McGRATH, William -
Passed peacefully away at Lion's Manor Nursing Home, Placentia on May 12, 2004 of Patrick's Cove, PB, age 78 years. Predeceased by his father Michael; mother Annie; brother Philip; sisters: Regina and Mary; and grandson Paul O'Keefe. Leaving to mourn his wife of 48 years, Frances (nee Coffey); three sons: William (Barb) at Patrick's Cove, Eugene (Loll) at Dunville, Paul at Lion's Manor Nursing Home, Placentia; one daughter, Ann O'Keefe at Big Barisway; two sisters: Winnie Cleary at Southeast Placentia and Carmel Funstoa at California; one brother, Peter McGrath at Alberta; seven grandchildren; one great-granddaughter and a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. Funeral Mass to take place 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 14 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow in Coombs Memorial Cemetery, Southeast Placentia.
May 13, 2004

MOORE, Joseph Pascal -
Passed away at the Royal Alexandria Hospital in Edmonton, after a short illness, on May 9th, 2004, Joseph Moore, formerly of Avondale, age 57 years. Predeceased by his parents Fred and Margaret Moore, brothers Freddy and David, brother-in-law Joseph Martin, sister-in-law Mary Ellen, brother-in-law Donald Kennedy. Leaving to mourn, brothers Danny and Yolonde in Montreal, Michael and Mary, Avondale; sisters Margaret, Holyrood, Winnie and Ed, Boston, Rosella, Avondale; sister-in-law Angela Woodford (Gary), Hr. Main and his friend Viola and his many friends in Alberta, Ontario and Newfoundland and his many nieces and nephews and his special nephew Fred (Maria) who took time off from their jobs to go and be with Joe in his final hours and to return his ashes to be buried in the family plot at Avondale. Many thanks to Dr. Johnson and the staff of the ICU in Edmonton. Donations in Joe's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Inurnment time to be announced.
May 15, 2004

Morgan, Barbara Ann
Passed peacefully away at 3:45 am at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, May 15, 2004, Barbara Ann Morgan. Predeceased by father William Morgan, sister Unice, brothers Wade and Lee. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her two sons; Wade, St. John's, and Scotty, Edmonton, Alberta; one granddaughter; mother; Marie; two sisters: Cathy, Pauline; four brothers; Buck, Donny, Rick, Tony and a large number of family and friends. Cremation has taken place. Funeral Service to take place on Monday, May 17, 2004 at 11 am from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road.**

MORGAN, Julius -
Passed peacefully away on Monday, May 10, 2004 at St. Clare's Hospital, Julius Morgan in his 95th year. Born in 1909 in the community of Seal Cove. Predeceased by his daughter Agnes and son-in-law Jim Hennebury. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 70 years Marjorie (nee LeGrow); five sons: Gordon (Marjorie), Nelson (Dallas), Gerald (Rosalyn), George (Jocelyn) and Cecil (Diane); two daughters: Beatrice Bush (Gerald) and Geraldine Parsons (Richard) his caregiver; 17 grandchildren: Pamela, Debra, Sandra, Roxanne, Chris, Nancy, Scott, Tracey, Lana, Jason, Tony, Justin, Terry, Rick, Jon, Isabel and Jamie; 11 great-grandchildren; sister Effie Patten of Orams Birchview Manor, Glovertown; nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 11, 2004 from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, May 12, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. No flowers by request, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 11, 2004

MORRISSEY, Isobel (nee Weltch) -
The Morrissey family would like to announce the celebration of life of Isobel Morrissey (nee Weltch). Isobel always felt a deep attachment to her native England (Tynemouth), where she joined the womens Royal Naval Service during the Second World War. She married a handsome sailor, Gerald Morrissey and came to Newfoundland as a War Bride over the stormy North Atlantic in 1945. Isobel and Gerry made their home in Gander where they raised their two sons Raymond and Terence. Marga joined the family as Ray's wife and became very close to her mother-in-law. Nanny shared her love with her two grandchildren Kathryn and Paul. She took them berry picking every summer and spoiled them every chance she could. Isobel took great pride in her involvement with the Royal Canadian Legion where she shared many happy times over the piano with Gerald and their friends. She was always great at caring for others, her wit and sense of humor will be remembered by all the friends and neighbours who were taken under her wing. She could always make us laugh and is world famous for her tea buns. After 54 years of marriage Isobel was predeceased by her husband Gerry. Her memory is cherished by her two sons Ray, Barrie ON, and Terry, Toronto, ON, daughter-in-law Marga, grandchildren Kathryn and Paul, sister Ethel Tailor and her many friends and neighbours. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 11th, at 2 p.m. from St. Martin's Anglican Church, Gander. Donations would be gratefully accepted by the Oncology or Palliative Care Units of the James Paton Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander.
May 11, 2004

MULLINS, Edith -
Passed away peacefully at the Riverview Health Center in Winnipeg, Manitoba on May 1st, 2004. After a lengthy illness, Edith Mullins aged 48 years. Predeceased by her parents Leonard and Eva Mullins and sister Marguerite Scott. She leaves to mourn son Ian, brother Robert Mullins (Tina) of the Goulds, NL, sisters Ellen Beck (Carl) in Phoenix, Arizona and Barbara Last (Robert), Courtney, B.C. Also five nephews and three nieces. Cremation has already taken place followed by a private inurnment in Courtney, B.C.
May 08, 2004

MULLINS, William R.-
Passed peacefully away at his residence on May 9, 2004. William Mullins, aged 77 years. Former retired employee of the CN Dockyard. Predeceased by son Randy; parents William and Johanna; brothers Lawrence and Eric; sister Mary; brothers-in-law Otto and Harold. Leaving to mourn his wife of 55 years, Elizabeth; daughters Donna (Ron) Fleming, Marilyn (Jamie Squires) and Debbie (Ab) Taylor; son Wayne (Rita); grandchildren Rhonda, Shane, Darren, Craig, Krista, Deanne, Ashley, Megan, Tara-Lynn; great-grandchildren Brittany and Brandon; sisters Kathleen Byrne and Bernice Dillon; brothers Pat (Betty) and Jed (Sandra); sister-in-law Mary Murphy; also a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Monday, 7-10 p.m. and Tuesday, 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial from Corpus Christi Church, Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Kilbride Cemetery, Bay Bulls Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
May 10, 2004

MURPHY, Isabelle (Belle) nee Cahill -
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Thursday, May 20, 2004, Isabelle Murphy, aged 89 years. Predeceased by her loving husband, Leonard Murphy in 1998. Leaving to mourn her daughter, Joan Murphy and her beloved granddaughter, Maria Conkey; sister, Margaret Smith (Leonard); as well as many nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Saturday, May 22, from 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 23, from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 24, 2004, at 9:45 a.m. from St. Pius X Church. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. A special thank-you to the staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home for their care and kindness.
"Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on her soul. May she rest in peace."
May 22, 2004

MURPHY, Jeanette Mary - 55, Halifax, passed away February 8, 2004, surrounded by angels at the V.G. Site, QEII, Halifax, NS. Born in Markland, Newfoundland, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Mary (King) Murphy of Long Harbour, Placentia Bay. Jeanette's radiant smile and kind gestures will never be forgotten. She touched a lot of lives while working at the hospital and through her work in homecare. Her caring nature and compassion for helping others also lured her to Big Sisters for a number of years. Jeanette will always be remembered and deeply missed by her son Paul Martin, Kelowna, B.C.; brothers, Ron (Daphne) Murphy, Odessa, Ontario; Reg (Uli) Murphy, Morewood, Ontario; Wayne (Paulette) Murphy, Fort Francis, Ontario; Lester Murphy, Labrador City; Peter (Judy) Murphy, Thunder Bay, Ontario; sisters, Eleanor (John) Murphy, Prince George, B.C.; Bridie (Felix) Gambin, Grand Falls, NL; Diane (John) McGrath, Churchill Falls, Labrador; her large Halifax family, consisting of close friends too numerous to list. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service was held on February 11, 2004 at the J. Albert Walker Funeral Home Chapel, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax, NS. A very special thank you to the V.G. Staff, especially the Palliative Care Ward and Jeanette's large circle of close friends and acquaintances that were there for us during a most difficult time prior to and following her passing. Burial will take place on June 19, in Newfoundland. Visitation with the family at the church in Long Harbour will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 18 with a prayer service at 8 p.m., followed by a eulogy in celebration of her life. A Funeral Mass, followed by interment at the Cemetery, will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 19 in Long Harbour. Reception to follow in the parish hall. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jeanette's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
"Forever in our hearts for you are with us every morning, noon and night."
June 09, 2004

NICOL, Nellie (Mansfield) -
Passed peacefully away, in the presence of her family, on Friday, May 21, 2004 at the Palliative Care Unit, Nellie Blanche, in her 74th year, after a courageous battle with cancer. Leaving to mourn with cherished memories are her husband of 51 years, Frank; daughter Sharon Smyth (Peter); son Paul (Pam); beloved grandchildren: Erin & Victoria Smyth, Jennifer & Adam Nicol; brother Eric Mansfield (Doris), Boston; sister Charlotte Mansfield (Freeman), Toronto; sister-in-law Susie Mansfield (New Melbourne). Also special friend Mary Driscoll & many nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Visitation, Saturday 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 - 4 p.m., & 7 - 9 p.m., Sunday 2 - 4 p.m. & 7 - 9 p.m. Funeral service on Monday, May 24, 2004, 11 a.m. from the The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. Interment to follow at The Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or Donations may be made in her memory to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 22, 2004

NOEL, Selwyn Leroy -
Passed peacefully away on Monday, May 10, 2004, in Vancouver, Selwyn Noel, aged 58. Predeceased by parents, Harold (1978) and Annie Noel (1995). Left to mourn, wife Maureen; children Tony (Marlene), Rachel, grandchildren: Madelynne, Matthew; brother Harold (Grace); sisters: Muriel (Arthur) King, Claudia Carter (George), Paula (Sterling) Hynes and Lois (Darroch) Jones; brother-in-law Nelson Carter; also many nieces and nephews. Funeral service in B.C. on Saturday, May 15. Cremation to follow. Inurnment at Forest Road Cemetery in St. John's, at a later date. Please visit www.personalalternative.com for condolences.
May 15, 2004

NOONAN, Valentine -
Passed peacefully away Thursday, May 20, 2004. Aged 89 years. Predeceased by wife Margaret in May 2003. Leaving to mourn his daughters: Mary Ridgeley (George), Elizabeth Graham (Don), Linda Hearn (Gary) and sons: David (Elaine), John, Frank, Philip (Deanna); 19 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; also a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral Mass on Sunday, May 23, 2004 at St. Kevin's Church, Goulds at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Petty Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the War Amps Society of Canada, or to the Cancer Society.
May 21, 2004

PARRELL, Ellen Mary (nee Kean) -
Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit on Monday, May 10, 2004, age 80 years. Predeceased by her parents, Francis and Anastasia (Dunphy) Kean; husband Nicholas; son Brian, U.S.M.C. Left with fond and loving memories, her children: Patricia (Orville Pelley), Anita (John Butler), David (Vivian), Gerard (Karen), Chris, Len, Sharon (Bill Gough), Elaine, Jim, Mike (Debbie), Gregory (Rhonda); 18 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; brothers: Edgar (Lorraine), Jack (Anita) and Anthony (Patricia); sisters: Marie (Jim) and Louise; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to be announced. Interment to follow at the Field of Honor, Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation.
May 11, 2004

PENNY, Annie Mercedes -
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, May 5, 2004, Annie Mercedes Penny of Harbour Grace, age 80 years. Predeceased by husband Victor, June 2002; daughter Audrey, May 2003; twin sisters: Dora and Minnie; brother Herb. Leaving to mourn one daughter: Alfreda (Don) Noseworthy, Whitby, ON; one son Robert (Ivy), Toronto, ON; four grandchildren: Jeanine Noseworthy, Phillip Noseworthy, Trevor (Andrea) Penny and Robinn (Greg) Bennett; three great-grandchildren: Cameron Penny, Stowe Penny and Landon Bennett; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE until 12:00 noon Saturday, May 8. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul's Anglican Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Flowers gratefully accepted, or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Lung Association. 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 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
May 06, 2004

PENNEY, John H. -
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, May 17, 2004, John H. Penney of Salmon Cove, age 92 years. Predeceased by wife: Mildred; brothers: Gilbert, Clarence, Calvert, Ron and Clem; sister: Fanny. Leaving to mourn one daughter: Joyce (Norman) King, Victoria; five sons: Ronald (Lillian), Conception Bay South, Graham (Marie), Bristol's Hope, Warrick (Vivian), Carbonear, Lloyd (Joan) and Hayward (Sheila), both of Salmon Cove; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-eight great-grandchildren; one brother: Freeman, Hamilton, ON; sisters-in-law: Anna Mary Penney and Ursula Penney, both of Salmon Cove, Mabel Kelloway, Interfaith Citizens Home, Carbonear and Mary Warford, Victoria; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR, until 12:00 noon Wednesday, May 19. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Riverside United Church and Cemetery, Salmon Cove. In lieu of flowers, as expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m..-, 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
May 18, 2004

PETTEN, Alfred-
Passed peacefully away on Monday, May 24th, 2004, age 80 years of Kelligrews. Predeceased by wife Nina (2002), son Steve (1997). Leaving to mourn eight sons, Spencer (Marie), Alfred (Jean), Charles, George (Daphne), Bob (Cynthia), David (Fannie), Terry (Yvonne), Rick (Denise); six daughters, Nina, Donna (Gary), Elizabeth (Albert), Vera (Clayton), Linda (Mike), Gail; 26 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; five sisters: Florence Petten, Lucy Petten, Rosalie Dawe, Stella Perrin, Evelyn Morgan, and other relatives and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, until noon, Wednesday, May 26. Funeral service in All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap on Wednesday, May 26 at 2 p.m. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill Road Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 25, 2004

PETTEN, Lester G. - Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, May 30, 2004 at the age of 65, Lester G. Petten of St. John's (formerly of Port de Grave). Predeceased by father Henry. Left with loving memories wife Carolyn, one son Glenn (Valerie) Port de Grave, three daughters Karen Milley (Graham), Grand Falls-Windsor; Donna Anstey (Lindsey), Bay Roberts and Renelle Hart (Steve), Ottawa; eight grandchildren Erin, Chad, Adam, Krista, Mark, Jared, Sydney and Taylor; mother Emmie Petten, Port de Grave; two brothers Vern (Shirley), Port de Grave; Lewis (Rosa), Torbay; five sisters Clarice, Doreen, Port de Grave; Beulah (Ches), Bareneed; Eileen Hussey, Bay Roberts; Velva Rowsell (Dolph) Quelph, ON; as well as a large number of other relatives and friends. Lester devoted his life to the fishing industry in Newfoundland and will be well remembered for his constant support. Rested at the Pentecostal Tabernacle, Port de Grave. Funeral took place from there on Wednesday, June 2, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Donations may be made in his memory to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
June 05, 2004

PIKE, Harold, Wilson
Corner Brook, NL
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Passed peacefully away Thursday, May 6th, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, Harold Wilson Pike in his 77th year. Leaving to mourn sons: Bram (Dale), Lorne (Janice), Todd (Heidi); daughters: Linda (David Reeves), Marina (Wayne Sexton), Cheryl (Francis Stratton), Louise Strickland and daughter-in-law Fern Pike; 14 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sisters: Jean Sparkes, Mildred Clarke (Abner) and Geraldine Spear; brothers: Cecil (Violet), Frank (Audrey). He was predeceased by his parents Arthur and Ethel (Dawe) Pike; wife Jean Elizabeth and son Harold Leslie (Pikie). The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, May 10th at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Temple, O'Connell Drive, Majors Gary and Sharon Cooper officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Saturday, 2-4 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. and Sunday, 7:00-9:00 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are cordially accepted or memorial donations may be made to a charity of ones choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca
May 07, 2004

PITTMAN, Philip-
Passed peacefully away in the presence of family at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, May 2, 2004. Philip Pittman, formerly of Merasheen Island, Placentia Bay, aged 67 years. He was predeceased by his wife, Catherine, in 1998. Left with fond and loving memories are son Keith (Debbie) and grandchildren Samuel, Luke and Isaiah and daughter Karen Doyle (Bill) and grandson Jacob. Also left to mourn are sisters, Minnie Murphy of St. John's, Marguerite Whiteland (Ritchie) of Ontario, Cecily of British Columbia and brothers, Vince (Betty) of Montreal, Jim (Nellie) of Wabush and a large circle of nephews, nieces and friends, especially dear friends Dinn and Loretta Lake, John and Barb Walsh, Roberta Hallett, Stephen and Betty Greene, Greg and Regina Mullowney, and Theresa Greene. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road Monday 2-9 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday 1 p.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
May 03, 2004

POWER, Rosalie -
Passed away peacefully in Ottawa, on Wednesday, May 26, 2004. Loving sister of Irene Arnott. Dear aunt to several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home, 235 Kent St., Ottawa, on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass Saturday at 10 a.m. in St. Theresa's Church (Cartier St. at Somerset St.) followed by cremation.
May 27, 2004

POWER, William Augustus (Gus) -
Passed peacefully away at the Escasoni Senior's Complex on Wednesday, May 26th, 2004, Gus Power of Logy Bay, 84 years old. Predeceased by his wife Annie in 1994. Leaving to mourn their sad loss are son Gus (Carlie), Milton, ON; daughters: Shirley (Wayne), Fredericton, NB, Angela (Alex), Mount Pearl, Irene (Adrian), Logy Bay; eight grandchildren; sisters: Perpetua, St. John's, Isabel, Victoria, BC, Magdalene, Sydney, NS; brothers: Kevin, Stephen and Charlie, Logy Bay. Funeral arrangement entrusted to 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, May 29th, 2004 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Church, Outer Cove. Interment to follow at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Outer Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery Fund.
May 28, 2004

PRETTY, John A. (Jack) -
Passed peacefully away on May 6, 2004, age 93 years. Predeceased by parents Elijah and Elizabeth; brothers: Thomas, Leo, Clarence, James and sisters: Ida, Lucy and Ellen. Leaving to mourn Mary, his wife of 66 years; his nephew John F. (Phyllis), Chapel Arm and daughter Estelle (Glenn), Alberta; grandchildren; nieces and nephews; also a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Holloway's Funeral Home at Whitbourne. Visitation on Thursday, May 6, 2004 from 7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Friday, May 7, 2004 from 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Chapel Arm.
May his gentle soul rest in peace
May 08, 2004

RANDELL, Virtue (Guy)-
It is with deep regret that we announce the peaceful passing of a dear mother, grandmother, sister and aunt on Monday, May 24, 2004, at the Health Sciences Complex in her 82nd year. Predeceased by her husband James in 1993. Left with fond and loving memories are her children: son Wayne (Gwen); daughters Doreen (Bob), Norma (Lloyd); her precious grandchildren: Amanda, Alanna, Jillian, Stephanie and Bobby. Also left to mourn are her sister Mae Wiseman, her brother Harold Guy and special friend Margaret Pike, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m.-12 p.m., 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral to take place on Thursday, May 27, 2004, at 2 p.m. from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue, with interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue.
We will meet you in the morning
May 25, 2004

REES, Alfred -
Passed peacefully away at Masonic Park Nursing Home, Mt. Pearl on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, aged 102 years. Alfred Rees, Life member of Masonic and NL Land Surveyors Association. Predeceased by his loving wife Mildred; brothers: Hubert and Cecil; sisters: Maria and Ella. Leaving to mourn one sister, Alice Bickford, Bell Island and sister-in-law Irene Rees, Seal Cove; sons: Charlie (Gloria), Bay Roberts, Eric (Phyllis), Glace Bay, NS; daughters: Irene Chaulk, Cambridge, ON, Phyllis Callan, Mt. Pearl, Rita Dana (Cecil), Florida, USA, Evelyn Williams (Gerald), Ocean Pond, Joan Hogewoning (Corey), Clarke's Beach; 24 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; one great-great-great-grandchild; many nieces, nephews and relatives and a large number of friends. A special thanks to management, staff and nurses at Masonic Home, who gave T.L.C. to our father. A very special thanks to Mr. Ralph Lane, Edgar Nightingale and Bob Hickey. A Memorial Service in his memory will be held at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Ruby Line, Mt. Pearl, June 13, 2004 at 2:30 p.m. No flowers by request. A donation in his memory can be made a charity of one's choice.
May 22, 2004

RIDGELEY, Douglas Joseph -
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Douglas Joseph Ridgeley announce his passing in their presence on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, aged 85 years. Member of Knights of Columbus Terra Nova Council 1452; Past Faithful Navigator of Archbishop Howley Assembly 4th. Degree Knights of Columbus; and Former Master 4th. Degree of Newfoundland and Labrador. Predeceased by sons-in-law: Tom Lawlor (1995) and John Cullimore (1999); three brothers and three sisters. Leaving to mourn with fond memories his beloved and devoted wife and partner of 62 years, Eleanor (Loveridge); their five children: Mary Dowell, Independence Missouri, (her children Sandy, Lynne, and Ian and their father Carl Dowell); Barbara Lawlor (Joseph McIsaac), St. John's (her sons: Paul, Michael and David); Douglas Jr. (Christine Pilbrim), C.B.S. (his children: Jason, Jaime and Missy); Cathy (Joe Rice), St. John's and her children Amanda and John and Peggy Cullimore (Doug Babstock), Mount Pearl and her son Zachary. He will also be missed by fifteen great-grandchildren and extended family and friends. Also leaving to mourn two brothers: Jim and Charlie (Dot); one sister: Gertrude Taylor and sister-in-law: Alma Ridgeley. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Teresa's Church, Friday at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
May 19, 2004

RIDGELEY, Douglas Joseph -
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Douglas Joseph Ridgeley announce his passing in their presence on Tuesday, May 18, 2004, aged 85 years. Member of Knights of Columbus Terra Nova Council 1452; Past Faithful Navigator of Archbishop Howley Assembly 4th. Degree Knights of Columbus; and Former Master 4th. Degree of Newfoundland and Labrador. Predeceased by sons-in-law: Tom Lawlor (1995) and John Cullimore (1999); three brothers and three sisters. Leaving to mourn with fond memories his beloved and devoted wife and partner of 62 years, Eleanor (Loveridge); their five children: Mary Dowell, Independence Missouri, (her children Sandy, Lynne, and Ian and their father Carl Dowell); Barbara Lawlor (Joseph McIsaac), St. John's (her sons: Paul, Michael and David); Douglas Jr. (Christine Pilgrim), C.B.S. (his children: Jason, Jaime and Missy); Cathy (Joe Rice), St. John's and her children Amanda and John; Peggy Cullimore (Doug Babstock), Mount Pearl and her son Zachary. He will also be missed by fifteen great-grandchildren and extended family and friends. Also leaving to mourn two brothers: Jim and Charlie (Dot); one sister: Gertrude Taylor and sister-in-law: Alma Ridgeley. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Teresa's Church, Friday at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
May 21, 2004

RIGGS, Cyril (James)-
It is with great sadness that the family of The late Cyril (James) Riggs, announces his passing in the presence of his darling wife and six precious children on May 23, 2004, age 70 years. Predeceased by his parents Andrew and Margaret, brothers Paul and Daniel, and sister Julia. He will be forever remembered and cherished by his loving wife and best friend of 44 years Dorothy (Dot); his treasured children: Rick (Evelyn), Marie (Brad), Colleen (Rob), Michelle (Kelly), Denise, and Edwin (Kenda); his eight darling grandchildren: Jordan, Ashley, Bradley, Candace, Cassandra, Cameron, Brady, and Madison; his step-grandchild Patti; brother Tom (Charlotte); sisters Alice Walsh and Bride Riggs, and special lifelong friends Alf and Shirley Jacobs. He also leaves to mourn a large circle of family and friends, especially his caregivers at Saint Luke's Homes. Resting at Hopkins Funeral Home, Old Perlican, May 24 and 25, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial, 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 26, 2004 from Parish of the Assumption, Bay De Verde.
Your weary days are over Dad, Your journey's finally done, As the angels take you safely home, Before the rising sun
May 25, 2004

ROCHE, Rose M. (nee Buckle) -
Passed peacefully away at home on Tuesday, May 27th, 2004, surrounded by her loving family, Rose M. Roche of Middle Cove, age 90. Predeceased by her husband, Nicholas R. (1988); son-in-law Alex MacDonald (1997); her four darling children: Ronald, Donald, Monica and Kevin. Leaving to mourn her three sons: Richard (Gertrude), John (Shirley), Edward (Kathy Turner); four daughters: Rose (Gerry Drover), Elaine (Bill Nugent), Regina Wade and Lynn (Gregg Griffin), with whom she resided; eleven grandchildren: Sean (Debbie) Roche, Wayne (Donna) Roche, Michelle (Frank Connors), Pat Roche and Paul (Carlotta) Roche, Kerri MacDonald, Karl and Krista Nugent, Scott and Mark Wade; special grandson Daniel Griffin; ten great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Margaret Roche, Ontario and special friend Mary (Larkin) Roche; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, TORBAY. Visitation Thursday, May 27th from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday, May 28th from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, May 29th, 2004 at 12 noon from St. Francis of Assisi Church, Outer Cove. Interment to follow at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Outer Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
May 28, 2004

RODWAY, Gladys -
Passed peacefully away on Thursday, May 13, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre after a brief illness, Gladys Rodway, aged 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Wilfred; five brothers and four sisters. Left with fond and loving memories, son Wayne (Merlee); daughter Ruth (Edward) Baldwin of Oakville, ON; four precious grandchildren: James Baldwin, Andrea Latincic (John), Christopher and Nicholas Rodway; one great-grandson Zachery Latincic; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, May 15, 2004 at 12 noon from the Church of the Ascension, Mt. Pearl with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Hemophilia Society.
May 14, 2004

ROGERS, Catherine (Kitty) Elizabeth (nee Carroll) -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, May 20, 2004, age 84 years. Predeceased by her husband Joseph. Left with fond and loving memories her daughter, Mary Byrne (Dennis), Stephenville; granddaughter Trina; brothers: John Carroll (Theresa) and Jimmy Carroll (Martha); sisters: Margaret Kinsella and Theresa O'Brien; sisters-in-law: Annie Rogers and Chris Rogers; and many special friends at North Pond Convalescent Home, Torbay. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay. Visitation Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 22nd, 2004 at 12 noon from Holy Trinity Church, Torbay. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
May 21, 2004

ROONEY, Louise Catherine, RN-
Passed peacefully away in Halifax after a short illness, on Monday, May 17, 2004, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her husband Louis and son John. Left with fond and loving memories are her children, Cathie (Rob) Parsons, Portugal Cove; Connie MacDonald, Halifax; James (Cathy) Rooney, Halifax; Richard Rooney, St. John's; and Carmel Rooney (Farid Taheri), Halifax. Sisters: Josephine Plume, Saint John, Eileen Farnsworth, Vancouver, Debby Ann Chalifoux, Parksville BC. Grandchildren: Jonathan, Jordan, Jennifer and Bobbie Parsons; Tammy, Dorian and Danielle MacDonald; John, Meghan, and Thomas Rooney; Bogart and A.J. Rooney; Sofia and Zach Taheri. Funeral service and interment were held in her home town of Saint John NB, on Friday, May 21, 2004.
May 22, 2004

ROWE, Stanley Joseph - 1940 - 2004.
Passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, May 14, 2004, Stan Rowe of Green's Harbour. Predeceased by parents Douglas and Clara Rowe; brothers: Claude, David, Clayton and Walter. Leaving to mourn his wife Joan; daughter Elaine (Randy) Keehn; son Cyril; daughter Lorrie (Ken) Zachkewich and six loving grandchildren; brothers: Doug (Ann), Allan (Lillian), Ralph (Annie); father-in-law (Pop) Cyril March; sister-in-law Pauline Rowe; a large number of nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends. As by Stan's request, cremation has taken place. There will be a Memorial Service from Faith United Church, Green's Harbour at a date and time to be announced pending on arrival of Stan's family.
"In Life He Did His Best, God Grand Him Eternal Rest"
May 22, 2004

RYAN, Madeline -
Passed peacefully away on Friday, May 28th, 2004 at the Leonard A. Miller Palliative Care Unit, after a courageous 3 year battle with cancer, Madeline Ryan, aged 83 years of Forest Field, St. Mary's Bay. Predeceased by her sister Zita, 1976; her brother Sylvester, 1984 and her son Joe, 1999. Leaving to mourn her precious granddaughter Amy; her special niece Joan (Larry) Synyard and her family, St. John's; her daughter-in-law Peggy (George), Forest Field; sister Laura Hearn, St. John's; her brother Fred (Laurence), Ontario; also a large circle of other relatives and friends including the staff and residents of Lewis' Personal Care Home, Riverhead, St. Mary's Bay. Resting at Enright Memorial Chapel, St. Joseph's on Saturday, May 29, 2-10 p.m. and Sunday, May 30, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held on Monday, May 31 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph's Church, Salmonier. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Palliative Care Unit. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"Ever remembered, ever loved"
May 29, 2004

SAUNDERS, Mrs. Elizabeth -
Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, May 19, 2004, Elizabeth Saunders of Shearstown, aged 77 years. Predeceased by infant daughter Lora; brothers: Martin and Edward Sharpe and sister-in-law Effie Sharpe. Leaving to mourn husband Gerald; son Gerald T.; sisters: Sadie (Robert) Cristie, Evelyn (Wilf) Blanchard, Olive (Richard) Walton; brothers: Thomas Sharpe, Donald (Theresa) Sharpe; sisters-in-law: Sarah Sharpe, Edna Sharpe; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Thursday 11-12 noon, 2-5 p.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Friday 10-12 noon, 2-5 p.m., 7-9:30 p.m.; Saturday 10-12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, May 22, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. from Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Interment in the Christian Organization Cemetery, Shearstown. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
May 22, 2004

SMITH, Lawrence -
Passed away suddenly at his home in Witless Bay, Monday, May 10, 2004, Lawrence J. Smith (Retired NF Power), aged 84 years. Predeceased by his parents: Michael and Margaret Smith; brothers: Patrick, John and Michael Jr.; sister: Katie. Leaving to mourn his wife of 50 years Kathleen (Kay); daughters: Debbie, St. John's, Kathleen (Herman Steffens), Brampton, Ont., Margaret (Dave Moriarty), Shelburne, Ont.; sons: Brian (Delores), Witless Bay, Calvin (Trini), Pasadena; grandchildren: Shane, Shannon, Eryn Buckle, Paul Smith, Bruce, Kyle, Cheslea Smith, Jade Moriarty; sisters: Rita, St. John's, Sister Margaret Smith, Presentation Convent, Avondale; brothers-in-law: Gerard Healey (Irene), Bren Healey (Clotilda); sister-in-law: Regina Dowden (Kevin); many relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation Tuesday 4-9 pm, Wednesday 12 - 9 pm. Funeral arrangements to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Liver Foundation.
May 11, 2004

SMITH, Sarah -
Passed away suddenly at the Newhook Community Health Center on May 9, 2004, age 81 years of Chapel Arm. Predeceased by her parents: Walter (1939), Frances (1979), brothers: James, Patrick, Arthur & Jacob; sisters: Clotilda Piercey & Mary Northover. Left to mourn brothers Robert & Andrew Smith, special nieces Rita Pretty & Hannah Reid, special nephew Bernard Piercey, also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Chapel Arm. Funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday, May 11 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Long Harbour Road. Funeral Arrangements by Holloway's Funeral Home, Whitbourne.
May 11, 2004

SNOW, Edwin Thomas -
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Thursday, May 6, 2004, age 78 years, of Topsail. Leaving to mourn his wife Doris; sons: Tony (Jo-Anne), Gary (Luz); special friends Crystal and Abigail Geary; sister Margaret Game, Amherst, NS. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Friday, May 7, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon from where the Funeral Service will take place at 2 p.m. Interment in the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail. No flowers by request. Donations to the Parkinson's Society.
May 07, 2004

SPURRELL, Helen Marie -
Passed peacefully away on Monday, May 17, 2004, at the Palliative Care Unit, Miller Centre, Helen Marie Spurrell, aged 62 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Ron; daughter: Renee (Jeff Parsons); sons: Ronnie (Carol), Michael (Debbie), Greg (Connie), Glen (Darlene) and Paul (Sherry); mother: Mary Hanlon; brother: Mick (Daphne); sisters: Toni (John Lundrigan), Margie (Walter Candow); twelve grandchildren; special friends: Marlene Manning and Roxanne Hall; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Paul's Church. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Palliative Care Unit.
May 18, 2004

ST. GEORGE, Ella Violet - Deer Lake, NL.
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ella Violet St. George announce her passing on Wednesday, May 26th, 2004 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit at the age of 73 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Frank; her children: Eric, Halifax, Rod (Eileen), Labrador City, Wanda (Keith), Deer Lake; her grandchildren: Rayna, Jennifer, Peter (Lisa), David (Nancy), David (Vicki), Robert (Corisa), Darren, Natasha and Heather; great-grandchildren: Zachary, Ryan and Nolan; and sisters and brothers: Cora "Prudie" Haines, Etta (Bernard) Meisner, Bramwell (Mary Lou) Chaulk and Woodrow (Peggy) Chaulk; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Erma and Lemuel Chaulk; sisters: Ruby and Cassicia and brothers: Uriah, Sterling, Amador and Bruce. Friends may visit Fillatres Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral will be held on Friday, May 28th at 2 p.m. at the Salvation Army Citadel in Deer Lake with Captain Terry Hopkins officiating.
May 27, 2004

STACK, Mary M. -
Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, St. John's, NL on Monday, May 17, 2004, Mary M. Stack, aged 90 years. Predeceased by husband Stephen in 1984 and son Derrick in 1949; sister: Kay Dunn; brothers: Kevin, Jim and Ted. Left to mourn daughters: Marilyn and Sheila (Earl Howell); sons: Steve (Maureen) of Waterloo, Terry (Suzanne), and Gregg (Wanda); grandchildren: Jason, Christine, Andrea, Jonathan, Katie, Alex, Vanessa, Douglas, David, Stephanie, Sarah and Danielle. Great-grandchildren: Alicia, Rebecca, Ryan, and Stephen; sisters: Peggy, Calgary, Tess (Johnny), Kingston, Agnes, Corner Brook; brothers: Cecil (Kathleen), Saskatoon, Art (Joan), Montreal, Stan (Brenda), Steady Brook. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of other relatives and friends, especially Susan Roberts, Bob and Louise Tipple. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation to be held on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9. Funeral service will take place from St. Matthew's, Cowan Heights, time to be announced. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. A special thanks to the wonderful dedicated staff at St. Patrick's Mercy Home for their loving care. Special thanks also to the Eucharistic Ministers of St. Matthew's Parish who visited her faithfully every Sunday for the past several years.
May 18, 2004

STROUD, Hilda June -
Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Thursday, May 27, 2004, Hilda June Stroud. Age 56 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Paul; three sons: Paul Jr. (Judy), Nelson (Loriann) and Skylar; three grandsons: Blake, Brady and Joel; sister Sylvia Gould (Harry); five sisters-in-law and four brothers-in-law; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the Alpha Group. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mt. Pearl on Saturday from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; and on Sunday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service to be held from All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap on Sunday, May 30, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Donations in her memory may be made to All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 29, 2004

TOBIN, Mary (Mollie) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on May 20, 2004, Mary (Mollie) Tobin, aged 95 years. Predeceased by husband Edward; daughter Catherine and sons: Frank and Cyril. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughters: Ida Willis (Willie), Miamisburg, Ohio, Mildred Hawkins, Avilla, Indiana, Sheila Daley (Dan), Riverhead, Anne Fleming (Don), St. Vincent's and Yvonne Fontaine (Jerome), Trepassey; sons: Don (Mary), Point La Haye, Kevin, Holyrood, Ed (Nicole), Val Dor, Quebec, Ray (Madonna), Point La Haye and Les, Medicine Hat, Alberta; sisters: Laura Tobin and Beatrice Kielly; brother Mike Critch; 47 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends, especially her caregivers at St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Gibbons Funeral Home, St. Mary's on Friday, May 21, 2004 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, May 22, 2004, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, 2004 at Church of the Assumption, St. Mary's. Burial to follow.
May 21, 2004

TREMBLETT, Mary Theresa -
89 years of age, of Gables Lodge, Amherst, passed away at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on May 26, 2004. Born in Saint John, N.B. she was a daughter of the late Aaron & Nora (Boggan) Tremblett. Mary had worked at the St. Elizabeth's and the Halifax Infirmary. She was a member of the Roman Catholic Faith. Mary was the last surviving member of her family. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Richard. Her remains have been cremated and there will be no visitation by request. A memorial mass will be held at St. Charles Roman Catholic Church on Monday, May 31st, 2004 at 10 a.m. with Father Vernon Driscoll officiating. Burial will take place in St. Charles' Nativity Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul or to the charity of choice. (902-667-8777 or email Furlongs.Funeral.Home@rapidprint.ns.ca)
May 29, 2004

TUCKER, David A -
Passed away after a short illness on May 3rd, 2004 at Kamloops Hospital. David was 58 yrs in January. David leaves to mourn Mother, and Father, also one sister, and two Brothers. Thanks to all the people that sent cards and phone calls and visited us in our home. David has many friends from all over Canada and service was held for him in Ashcraft where he lived for the past number of years. Thank you from Mary & Joe Tucker.
May 11, 2004

WALSH, Brenda Eileen - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, May 30th, 2004 at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit, following a short battle with cancer, Brenda Walsh (nee Tilley), age 50 years. Predeceased by her parents, James and Mary Tilley and brother John. Leaving to mourn their loss, her loving husband of 29 years, Bill; son David (Amanda); daughters Allison (Shawn) and Elizabeth (Stephen); also her special sister-in-law Judy Wall (Pat); brother-in-law Keith Walsh (Linda, deceased); and close and dear friends Marg Thomas, Linda Norman, Carol Butters and John and Cathy Picco, a very special friend Sr. Loretta Chafe, R.S.M., and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday, May 31st, from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Tuesday, June 1st and Wednesday June 2nd, from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will take place on Thursday, June 3rd, 2004 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Paul's Church, Newfoundland Drive. Cremation to follow. Burial at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Brenda's memory may be made to the Canadian Mental Health Association, St. John's Division or the Canadian Cancer Society.
June 01, 2004

WALSH, Isabella Marie (nee Hynes) -
Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, May 26, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre. She was the daughter of the late William and Katherine Hynes of St. Brendan's; sister of the late Rita Penney, Gregory Hynes and Frank Hynes. She is survived by her loving children: Sandra (Joel) Brody, Cindy (Paul) Murray and Tina (Matt) Stobo, Reg (Judy) and Gordon (Jennifer) Walsh; also by her brothers: Bert (Geraldine), Gerard (Genevieve) and Ron (Sheila) Hynes; cherished grandmother to Dawson, Hannah, Liam, Katherine, Kristen, Caitlin, Isaac, Aisling and Kiera. She will be fondly remembered by all of her cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends. The family will receive friends at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, St. John's on Thursday and Friday from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Teresa's Church, Mundy Pond Road at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 29th, 2004. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
May 27, 2004

WALSH, William P.-
Passed away suddenly at his residence in Ferryland on Monday, May 24, 2004. Age 89 years. Predeceased by his wife Kathleen 1963, granddaughter Janine 1992. Leaving to mourn four sons: Cyril (Sandra), Al (Shirley), Victor (Kitty), Kevin (Shirley); special nephew Jimmy (Joan); special niece Mary Elizabeth Barry (Gerald), Placentia; nephew Kevin (Edith); special cousin and friend Mrs. Nellie Hynes; very special friend Jimmy Williams; seven grandchildren: Bonita, Cyril Jr., Cindy, Kathy, Brenda, Billy and Allison; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law: Madonna Croft, Aquaforte and Pauline Devereaus, Ferryland and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation Tuesday, May 25 and Wednesday May 26 from 2-10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, May 27, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. from Holy Trinity Church, Ferryland. Interment at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Ferryland.
May 25, 2004

WALSH, William P.-
Passed away suddenly at his residence in Ferryland on Monday, May 24, 2004. Age 89 years. Predeceased by his wife Kathleen 1963, granddaughter Janine 1992. Leaving to mourn four sons: Cyril (Sandra), Al (Shirley), Victor (Kitty), Kevin (Shirley); special nephew Jimmy (Joan); special niece Mary Elizabeth Barry (Gerald), Placentia; nephew Kevin (Edith); special cousin and friend Mrs. Nellie Hynes; very special friend Jimmy Williams; seven grandchildren: Bonita, Cyril Jr., Cindy, Kathy, Brenda, Billy and Allison; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law: Madonna Croft, Aquaforte and Pauline Devereaus, Ferryland; two very special friends, Eric Reid and Erica Kromm; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation Tuesday, May 25 and Wednesday May 26 from 2-10 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, May 27, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. from Holy Trinity Church, Ferryland. Interment at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Ferryland.
May 27, 2004

WEBB (Fallon), Kathleen Beulah -
Passed gracefully away at the ICU, Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, NL on Saturday, May 15, 2004, age 64 years. Predeceased by her mother: Frances Hann, father: Ignatius (Dig) Webb; brothers: David, Robert and Kenneth Webb; sister: Ellen Webb; first cousin: Gerard Webb, all of the West Coast. Eternally loved by her children: Kenneth, Michael (Suzanne), Montreal; Sean (Cynthia), Montreal, Kelly Ann, and their wonderful loving father Donald Kevin Fallon, formerly of Harbour Grace; grandson: Matthew Fabian Fallon; sisters: Madonna Ring, Julie Rogers (Glenn), Judith Marshall (John), Maureen Pittman (Jim); and brothers: Gord, Darrell and Paul Holley. Dearly loved and cherished by many relatives and friends on the West Coast, NL, and Montreal, PQ and many nieces and nephews throughout Canada. Thank you to Fr. W. Brown for the comfort he extended to Kathleen and her children. Sincerest thanks to the nurses of the ICU, especially Michelle, Bobbie and Carol, who helped Kathleen pass on to God and the angels gracefully. Special thanks to the whole team of doctors involved in Kathleen's care, Dr. Kwan, Dr. Valerie Jefford, Dr. Geoff Zbitnew, Dr. Sergi, Dr. Downey and Donna Dowden. A special thank you for the compassionate care of Dr. H.G. Clarke, Dr. Ronald Carrigan, Dr. Bruce Sussex and Dr. Michael Furey. Upon Kathleen's request, cremation has taken place. Funeral Service on Thursday, May 20, 2004, at 2 pm from Caul's Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail.
May 18, 2004

WELLS, Samuel G. -
It is with great sadness that we, the family of the late Samuel G. Wells, announce his sudden passing on Thursday, May 20, 2004 at the age of 95 years, at his home at Kelly's Brook Apartments. Sam was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Predeceased by his first wife Ollie in 1983 and step-daughter Janice (Brown) Scott in 1993. He leaves to mourn with loving memories, his wife of 20 years, Agnes; children: Ralph (Shirley), Andy (Brenda) and Suzanne; step-children: Glenn Brown, Christine Shelley (Lloyd), Gloria Dawe (Robert), Lorraine Brown (Lloyd), Marcella Pittman (Malcolm) and Mary Lou Linehan (Jim); as well as 17 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren who cherished Poppy and the stories he told. He will be sadly missed by a large circle of friends, especially those at Kelly's Brook Apartments. Visitation is being held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Friday, May 21, 2004 from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. and on Saturday, May 22, 2004 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Funeral Service will be taking place on Saturday, May 22, 2004 from Barrett's Chapel at 3:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully declined. Donations may be made in his memory to a charity of ones choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 21, 2004

WIGHT, Victor Gerald - Deer Lake, NL.
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Victor Gerald Wight announce his passing on Wednesday, May 12th, 2004 at the age of 86. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his children: Rosemary Dewar (George), Lilian Budden, Gordon Wight (Margaret), Harold Wight (Susan), David Stone (Diane), Gerry Stone (Caroline), Barry Stone, Paul Stone (Heather) and Andy Stone (Darlene); his grandchildren: Douglas and Peter Dewar, Tina Burden (Paul) and Sean Budden, Barbara (Gary), Jonathan and Adrian Wight, Ian and Emily Wight, Mark Stone (Trina), Melanie and Heather Stone and their mother Gloria and Reid Crowther; great-grandchildren: Elizabeth Burden and Evan Stone, and his brothers: Eunice and Albert Wight. He was predeceased by his wives Ellen Millicent Dunmall and Barbara Joan Stone; brothers: Harvey and Wilson and sister Janie Shears. In accordance with Mr. Wight's wishes there will be no visitation or funeral. The interment will be held at the Salvation Army Cemetery on High Street at a later date. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake.
May 15, 2004

WILLIAMS, Clement - Passed away peacefully at North Haven Manor, Lewisporte, NL May 30, 2004, Clement Williams, age 89, originally from Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. He leaves to mourn his wife Elizabeth (nee: Lush), formally of Jackson's Arm, sons; Reg and wife Geraldine of Norris Point, Wayne and wife Beverly of Lewisporte, and Paul and his wife Pretoria of Lewisporte; daughters Joan and husband Robert Arklie of Lewisporte, Marilyn and husband Earle of Summerside P.E.I., and Carol Anne and husband Robert of Erie, Pennsylvania, twelve grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He is predeceased by brothers Charles Williams and Herbert Williams and sister Irene French, and leaves to mourn sisters Madeline Barnes of St. John's, Edith Clarke of Norris Point, and Lillian Hudson of Pouch Cove. Visitation is at Gordon Woolfrey Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at 2 pm on Wednesday, June 2, 2004 at St. Paul's Anglican Church in Lewisporte, Newfoundland. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to St. Paul's Anglican Church Building Fund.
June 02, 2004

WILLS, John Harold (Jack) -
Passed peacefully away surrounded by his family at the Health Sciences Center on Monday, May 24th, 2004, Jack Wills, aged 69 years. Predeceased by his wife Sarah Amelia (Newhook) in 2001. He will be sadly missed by sons: Howie (Theresa and children Jenna and Brad), and John (Bev and children Laura and Michael); daughter: Sandra (children Beth and Eric); brother: Ralph (Ruby); sister: Lorraine; sisters-in-law: Selena, Verna, Sally and Mary; brothers-in-law: Absalm (Ruby), Joseph (Mildred), Bob (Hazel) and Ken (Phyllis); as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his parents Ralph and Ida; parents-in-law: Joseph and Patience; sister-in-law: Elizabeth; brothers-in-law: Samuel, Eric, Les and Harold. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road on Wednesday and Thursday, May 26th and 27th, 2004 from 10 am - 12 noon, 2 pm - 4 pm and 7 pm - 9 pm. Funeral Service will be held First United Church, Mount Pearl, on Friday, May 28th, 2004 at 11 am. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Rd. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made in his memory to the Lung Association or to the Children's Wish Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
May 26, 2004

 

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