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The Telegram Obituaries
May 2005

 

 

ACHARYA, Chandrakant - Acharya and Joshi family announce passing peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family on May 15, 2005, Chandrakant Deviprasad Acharya of Ottawa, Ontario, formerly of St. John's and Janeway Children's Hospital in his 67th year. Son of Dayagauri and the late Deviprasad Acharya. Beloved husband and best friend of Virbala. Loving father of Sangeeta Acharya Chander (Sanjeev) and Sonal Acharya. Cherished grandfather of Neilesh, Nikesh and Shailen Chander. Also survived by brothers Vipin (Meena), Arvind (Pramila) Surendra (Meenaxi) Praful (Kashmira) and sister Smita (Pradip Joshi). Dear uncle of numerous nieces and nephews, and their families. In lieu of flowers, the family requests in memoriam donations be directed to The Chandra Acharya Trust Fund, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario Foundation, 415 Smyth Rd., Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M8.
05/28/05

ANDERSON, Diana Mary (nee Attenbourough) - Passed peacefully away on May 18, 2005 at Agnes Pratt Home, Diana Anderson. Predeceased by her husband Frederic (1991). Leaving to mourn with fond memories five sons: Fred (Judy), Dick (Elizabeth), British Columbia, Tim (Dianne), Bill (Mary) and Tom (Liz); eleven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; special friend David Facey-Crowther, British Columbia, as well as a large circle of friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. from the Anglican Cathedral. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. No flowers by request. Donations in her memory may be made to the Primates World Relief and Development Fund, 80 Hayden St., Toronto, ON, M4Y 3G2 or to a charity of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
05/19/05

ANGEL, June Olive (nee Escott) - Passed peacefully away on Friday, May 27, 2005 at St. Clare's Hospital, June Angel, age 69 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 51 years, William (Bill) Angel; her loving children: Annette (Pat), Marilyn (Wayne), Debbie (Gaden), Sharon, Sandy (Doug), Heather (Jim), Brenda (Tony), Bill (Rhonda), Donna, Elizabeth (Gerry), Sean (Alisha) and Terry; also sixteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; sisters Shirley (Bill), Sandra (Ralph); brothers: Ted, Bruce (Pat); brothers-in-law: Herb (Doreen), Adrian (Joan), Gerald (Marie); as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Saturday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday, May 30th, 2005 at 10 a.m. from St. Michael's and All Angels Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones choice.
05/28/05

BAGGS, Roland Hudson - Passed away suddenly at his residence, Roland H. Baggs, age 77 years. Predeceased by his father Rev. Dr. A. Roland and mother Saddie Baggs. Fondly remembered by his sisters: Phyllis (Vernon) Hollett and Marilyn (Carl) Cull; three nephews: Bruce Hollett, Kenneth and Richard Stouffer and one niece: Wendy McNally; as well as other relatives and many friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. with visitation on Wednesday from 7-9 pm and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held on Friday, May 20, 2005 at 2:00 pm from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to VOWR or Quidi Vidi Rennies River Development Foundation.
05/18/05

BAIRD, Edgar Albert - Passed peacefully away in his home in Gander on May 1, 2005, Edgar Baird, age 93. Predeceased by his wife Mary Irene Gordon (Snartt). Edgar was born on May 28, 1911 in Campbellton, Newfoundland, the son of William Wallace and Louisa Isabella (Peyton) Baird. Also predeceased by his sisters: Evelyn Gruchy and Margaret Huff and his brother: Temple. Remembered fondly by his children: William (Cathy), Jane (Richard Sharp), John and Mary (Rick Suley); his sister: Gwen Monk of Kingston, Ontario and two dog friends: Monty and Maria. Edgar led an adventurous life from an early age and was a well known businessman and community leader with a passion for Newfoundland's woodlands. A Superintendent of the Newfoundland Forestry Unit, Edgar led a battalion of 960 foresters to Scotland in 1940. In 1941 he signed up with the Royal Air Force and rose to the rank of Flight Lieutenant. After the war Edgar returned to Newfoundland with his new bride and embarked on a successful career in various businesses, including bush flying, hunting camps and lumbering. He was the chair of Gander's first Local Improvement District, which laid the foundation for one of the province's most successful municipalities. In 1961, he was a volunteer fire boss during the great forest fire that devastated Bonavista North. In his retirement years, he focused his energies to promoting sustainable management of Newfoundland's woodlands. In September 2004, Edgar was awarded the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador in recognition of his contributions. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday at 2 PM at St. Martins Anglican Cathedral in Gander. Visitors will be welcomed at Stacey's Funeral Home in Gander on Tuesday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Thomas Howe Demonstration Forest in Gander.
05/03/05

BARNABLE, Margaret (Foley) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, St. John's on May 17, 2005, Margaret (Foley) Barnable, age 91 years of Renews. Predeceased by husband Matthew 1997, son Ken 1985, parents William and Elizabeth Foley, sisters Mary and Annie and brother Gerald. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her children: two sons Gerald (Patricia), Felix (Marion); two daughters Blandina Snow (Randy) and Maureen (Dwight) and daughter-in-law Cynthia; all of eight grandchildren: Tara Barnable (Scott); Tracey Barnable; Stuart Barnable; Andrea Snow, St. John's; Rory Barnable (Jennifer), Toronto; Valerie Snow, Montreal; Michael Barnable, South Korea; Dawn Barnable, Toronto; sisters-in-law Mary McGrath, Sarah Roche, Sr. Mary Dorothea Barnable, Dorothy Agrieste, Margaret Barnable; brothers-in-law Herb Barnable and Stan Barnable (Francis); other relatives and friends, especially the wonderful and compassionate staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home at Fermeuse with visitation from 2-9 p.m. Thursday and Friday May 18-19. Funeral Mass Saturday, May 20, 2005 at 11 a.m. from Holy Apostles Church, Renews. Interment to follow at Roman Catholic Cemetery in Renews. Donations may be made to St. Patrick's Mercy Home, St. John's.
05/19/05

BELLAMY, Mabel (nee Young) - Died peacefully at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Monday, May 2, 2005, aged 97. Left with grateful hearts are son and daughter-in-law, (The Very Rev'd) William and Derrice Bellamy; grandchildren: David and Elizabeth; brother: John J. Young; sister: Muriel Hoddinott; sister-in-law: Sister Kathrine E. Bellamy, RSM, and other relatives and friends. Predeceased by husband: William; brother and sister-in-law: Maxwell and Ada Young; sister-in-law: Hazel Young and brother-in-law: Ronald Hoddinott. At her request cremation has taken place. Visitation at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral from St. Michael and All Angels Church, 6 St. Clare Ave., Thursday, May 5, 2005 at 10-:00 a.m. with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Michael's Church or to a charity of one's choice would be appreciated. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com
05/03/05

BEST, Mabel Blanche - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Center, Palliative Care Unit on Wednesday, May 18, 2005, Mabel Best, age 77 years. Predeceased by her husband Bill; sons: Dennis, Gary and Fred. Left with fond and loving memories, children: Sandra, Rick and Carolyn (John) Nelder; grandchildren: Keith and Dawn, Sherri and Jennifer, Kelly and Raymond, Dennis and Emily; great-grandchildren: Benjamin, Gary and Jakob; special sister Lilly; siblings: Bill, Vida and Garland; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Visitation is being held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Friday, May 20, 2005 from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Saturday, May 21, 2005 from Barrett's Chapel at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Cancer Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free, I'm following the path God laid for me, I took his hand when I heard His call, I turned my back and left it all. I couldn't stay another day, To laugh, to work or play. Tasks left undone must stay that way, I've found peace at the close of day.
05/20/05

BISHOP, James E.- Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Sunday, May 8, 2005, James E. Bishop. Aged 78 years. (Retired Stevadore, Longshoreman) Predeceased by his father and mother: Fred and Sarah Bishop. Leaving to mourn his niece Patricia Pierce (Shawn); special great-niece and nephew: Joseph and Shauna Pierce; two brothers: Cecil and Jack (Patsy); one sister Annabelle (Ed); also a large number of other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Linda and staff at Kelly's Personal Care Home and the doctors and staff at the Health Sciences Complex. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday from 7-10 p.m. and then on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Wednesday, May 11, 2005 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/09/05

BISHOP, James E. - Born July 18, 1926, Died May 8th, 2005, age 78. Always loved and remembered by niece Margie, husband Kevin, grandniece Tania, grandnephew Matthew, great-grandniece Kennedie, great-grandnephew Kalan. Predeceased by his sister Marjorie Furlong (nee Bishop), husband Thomas.
05/26/05

BOLAND, Denis - A grave side service for the late Denis Boland, who passed away March 18, 2005, will be held on Friday, May 20, 2005 at 4 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery. A commemorative gathering of friends and family will follow at the Justina Center from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
05/18/05

BOONE, Annie - Passed away suddenly as the result of a tragic fire in St. John's on May 4, 2005, age 84 years, formerly of Bell Island. Leaving to mourn close family members, numerous nieces, nephews, friends in St. John's and Bell Island. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home, Bell Island, with visitation on Friday, May 6, 2005, from Noon to 10 p.m. Funeral services on Saturday, May 7, 2005, at 11:30 a.m. from St. Cyprians Church, Bell Island. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island.
Reunited with family
05/06/05

BRADBURY, Ray Burton - Passed away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, May 11, 2005 of Bay Roberts, aged 79 years. Predeceased by his parents, Chesley and Emmie Bradbury; two brothers-in-law: James Earle and Llewelyn Bradbury and one sister-in-law Ferne Bradbury. Leaving to mourn his wife Marion (nee Bradbury); son Steve and wife Maxine (nee Mercer); three grandchildren: Chanda (Brad Bissett) of Charlottetown, P.E.I., Corey and Kristie (Greg Doucette) of Field, British Columbia; one sister-in-law, Marcie Earle of Shearstown; nephew Llewelyn (Roberta) Earle of Shearstown; niece Iris (Jack) Harding of Paradise. Resting at Moores Funeral Home, Bay Roberts, Thursday from 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Friday 10 a.m. - 9:30 p.m and Saturday 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2005 from Central United Church, Bay Roberts with interment to follow at Central United Church Cemetery, Bay Roberts. In lieu of flowers, donations maybe made to Central United Church, Bay Roberts.
05/13/05

BRENNAN, Martin Joseph (Marty) - Passed away suddenly but peacefully in Vulcan, Alberta, age 33 years. Predeceased by his grandparents Anthony and Frances Bennett, and Joseph Kerrivan. Leaving to mourn his parents: Noreen and Martin Brennan; sisters: Tina (Glenn) Quilty and Lisa (Jim) Jones; his Grandmother: Madeline Kerrivan; his nephews: Blayne and Mark; his nieces: Chandelle and Haley; as well as an outstanding number of relatives and friends from all over Newfoundland and beyond. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation will take place Tuesday, May 24 from 2 pm to 10 pm. Funeral Service will be held 2 pm Wednesday, May 25 at the Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater. Inurnment to follow at the Holy Rosary Cemetery, Freshwater. In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted in Marty's memory. Please visit www.mahersfuneralhome.com to sign and read Marty's online guest book.
05/18/05

BRIEN, Yvonne - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex, after a lengthy illness, on May 24th, 2005, Yvonne Brien, aged 42 years. Predeceased by her parents Joan and Eric Brien and her brother Gary Brien. Leaving to mourn her daughter: Jasmine; her Partner: Noel Norman; sisters: Carol (Chris), Annette (Rick) and Ruth; brothers: Derek (Debbie) and David (Cindy); sister-in-law Veronica; as well as a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A memorial visitation will take place at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Friday, May 27th, 2005 from 2 p.m. - 9 p.m. Flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Independent Living Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/25/05

BRODERICK, Silas Jeffers - Passed peacefully away at home on Wednesday, May 4, 2005, Silas Jeffers Broderick, aged 88 years. (Life member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 579; and member of the L.O.L., Lodge #62, Freshwater, Carbonear). Predeceased by his father and mother, John and Rosetta Broderick; sister Elizabeth Davis; two brothers: Joseph and William Broderick. Leaving to mourn his very loving and devoted wife Pearl (nee Parsons); daughters: Patricia Warren (Ron), Rosetta Smith (Harry), Carol Parsons (Robert) and Debra Nichol (Gary); grandchildren: Jody Warren (Lisa), Christopher and Tracy Parsons and Adam Nichol; three great-grandchildren: Sydney and Brook Warren, and Torsten Parsons; sister-in-law Frances Broderick; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation to be held from Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Friday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Wesley United on Saturday, May 7, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to Wesley United Church, Building Fund. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/05/05

BROPHY, Edward John - Passed peacefully away at his home in Fermeuse on Tuesday, May 17, 2005, in the presence of his loving family, Edward J. Brophy, age 85 years. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Elizabeth; brothers: Patrick, Kevin and Anthony; sisters: Annie, Mary Ann, Theresa; sons: Garrett, Wayne, Paul and Perry. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 53 years Rita; two daughters: Janet (Gordon), Nova Scotia, Anna (Cecil), Cape Broyle; two sons: Eddie (Anne), Fermeuse, Desmond (Diane), Fermeuse; nine grandchildren: Valerie (John), Paradise, Michael, Melissa, Paul (Rebecca), Ottawa, John, Jennifer, Joel, Kayla, Kyra; two brothers: Jim (Clara), Fermeuse, Charlie (Catherine), St. John's; sister Marcella (George), Fermeuse; sisters-in-law: Mary Brophy, Boston, Mary Brophy, Fermeuse, Jean Brophy, Bay Bulls and a large circle of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse on Wednesday, May 18 from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Thursday, May 19 from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial on Thursday, May 19 at 2 p.m. from St. Charles Borromeo Church, Fermeuse. Interment to follow at St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery, Fermeuse. To express condolences on line, please visit faheysfuneralhome.com
05/18/05

BROTHERS, Annie (Ballard) - 1913-2005. Passed peacefully away on May 14, 2005, Annie Brothers, age 91, formerly of Bishop's Falls, residing in Deer Lake. Predeceased by her husband Denis, sons William and Leo; daughters Elizabeth and Alice, brothers Jack, Anthony and Bill, son-in-law Bern Ezekiel, sister Alice. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughters Mary Ezekiel (Prescot Layden) of Deer Lake; Madonna (Jim) Hoskins of Seal Cove; Patricia (Jim) Greene of Bay Roberts; Bernadette Hart (Dave Dawe) of Grand Falls-Windsor; Joan (Peter) Cleary of Come By Chance; daughter-in-law Verna Stanley; sons Mike (Connie) of Stephenville; John (Barb) of Corner Brook; Denis (Pat) of Grand Falls-Windsor; Tony (Susan) of Vegreville, Alberta; son-in-law Pearce Saunders; thirty grandchildren; thirty great-grandchildren; along with a large circle of relatives and friends. Father Linus Coady conducted the funeral service at the Sacred Heart Parish in Bishop's Falls on May 17, 2005. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Mike Goodyear and Lorna Mews of Central Funeral Homes. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Grand Falls Chemo Unit. For condolences on line, please visit www.centralfuneralhomes.ca
"Forever in Our Hearts"
05/21/05

BUDDEN, E. Marie (nee Kearly) - February 1st, 1925 - May 11th, 2005. Of Sop's Arm, NL. It is with great sadness that the family of the late E. Marie Budden announce her passing at St. Clare's Hospital in St. John's, NL, in her 80th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving and devoted husband Cranley; her loving children, her three sons: Owen (Sandra) of Halifax, N.S., Ivan (Kay) of Sop's Arm and Kent (Sandra) of St. Anthony; her daughters: Sonja (Jean) of St. John's, NL and Kelly (Darren) of Shelby, Ohio; her loving grandchildren: Kendra, Anita, Rebekah, Heather, Ryan, Talitha, Kristen and Jessica; her two sisters: Phyllis of St. Anthony and Winnifred of Deer Lake, NL. She also leaves to mourn a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and close friends. The family will be receiving family and friends from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today, Saturday, May 14, 2005 at the Bethel United Church in Sop's Arm. The funeral service will take place on Sunday, May 15th, 2005 at 3 p.m. from St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church in Pollard's Point with Rev. William Ranson officiating with cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of ones choice would be gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our Hearts"
05/14/05

BURRY, Rodney J.- Passed suddenly away on May 6th, 2005 in Grand Prairie, AB, Rodney J. Burry, formerly of Mount Pearl, NL, aged 33 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his father Reginald (Maggie) of Greenspond, NL; his mother, Maureen of Gander, NL; sister Gwenda of Gander, NL; and step-brother Jeff (Lori) of Greenspond, NL as well as a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander on Wednesday, May 11, 2005, 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Thursday, May 12, 2005 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Citadel, Gander. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. Donations in Mr. Burry's memory can be made to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.com to sign our online guestbook.
05/10/05

BURSEY, Lori Ella (nee Noseworthy) - Passed into Christ's loving arms in the presence of her family on Thursday, May 26, 2005, Lori Ella Bursey, aged 31 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband Michael; infant son Liam; mother and step-father, Mary and Ernie Chancey; brother John Noseworthy (Kari); nephews and nieces: Tayte, Paxton, Lexus and Phoenyx; sister Susan Chancey; step-brother Don Chancey (Debbie); step-sister Barbara Hogan (Chris); father Gordon Noseworthy and all the Noseworthy family; brother-in-law Mark Bursey (Jennifer); niece Payton; mother-in-law Barbara Bursey (Paul); father-in-law William Bursey (Beverley); grandmother Bursey and grandmother Rideout; aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue with visitation on Saturday and Sunday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.; and on Monday, 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service to be held on Monday, May 30, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. from the Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. No flowers by request. Donations may be made in Memory of Lori to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
Your kindness, strength and positive outlook have touched many of us. You are a beautiful person inside and out and we love you very much.
05/28/05

BUTLER, Dorothy Louise (nee Osmond) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, May 9, 2005, Dorothy Louise Butler, aged 81 years. Predeceased by her husband, Albert John, sister: Rose Marie Osmond, brother: Ralph Osmond. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughters: Rosanna Butler and Shirley Wadden (Bill); son: Don Butler; beloved grandchildren: Stephen and Kelly Wadden. Also leaving to mourn sisters: Geraldine Hiscock, Audrey Mason (Bill) and Shirley Osmond; brother: Carl Osmond (Daisy); sisters-in-law: Ann Sweeney, Mary Butler and Gertrude Butler; nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday and Wednesday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com
05/10/05

CADIGAN, Kristine Erika - Of Logy Bay. Passed away suddenly, Monday, May 9, 2005, age 21 years. Predeceased by her grandparents, James and Nora Cadigan and her cousin Kenneth Cadigan. Left with wonderful and loving memories are her parents, Gerald and Diana (nee Koster) Cadigan; her sister Erin (Dave); her grandparents, Erwin (Jim) and Erika Koster; relatives, Ilse and Walter Rachow in Germany; aunts: Mary Roche (Len), Patricia Winterson (Paul), Nora Myers (Tom), Lorraine Cole (Leo); and uncles: David Cadigan (Lorraine), Ron Cadigan (Barb), Terry Koster (Denise); as well as a very large circle of family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, on Wednesday, May 11 and Thursday, May 12 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Friday, May 13 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Church. Interment to follow St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery Fund.
05/11/05

CAINES, Catherine (Kit) (nee Rose) - Formerly of Bell Island. Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on May 25, 2005, Catherine (Kit) Caines, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her husband Angus Paul Caines (April 14, 2005). Leaving to mourn her children: Madonna Adams (Ron), Brian (Dianne), Dorothy Dunne (Ralph), Bernadette Bishop (Bernard), Teresa Cox (Eddie), Angus Jr., Kevin (Liz), Rose Groves (Steve), Brenda (Erall) and Tina Reid (Glen); also 20 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Many thanks to the wonderful staff of Wing 4 West at St. Clare's. A very special thank you to Fr. Jon Hansen of St. Teresa's for his loving and caring support to Catherine and her family in our time of need. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday, May 26 and Friday, May 27 from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, May 28 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/26/05

CAREW, Calvin J. - Passed suddenly away at his residence in Cape Broyle, Calvin J. Carew, age 52 years. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Lucy Carew in 1991. Leaving to mourn are his five brothers: Thomas (Verna), St. Catherine's, Ont., Henry (Annie), Goose Bay, Raymond (Tina), Cape Broyle, Donald (Joan), Cape Broyle, Walter, St. John's; also his four sisters: Catherine Snow, St. John's, Rita O'Keefe (Don), Mt. Pearl, Maureen Burry, Gander, Shirley Carew, St. John's; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls on Wednesday, May 18 from 2 pm - 9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial to take place from Immaculate Conception Church, Cape Broyle on Thursday, May 19 at 11 am. Interment to follow at Our Lady of the Cape R.C. Cemetery, Cape Broyle. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to a charity of one's choice.
05/18/05

CHISLETT, Jacob, Dec. 17, 1924 - May 2, 2005 - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, May 2, 2005, Jacob Chislett of Islington, aged 80 years. Predeceased by his wife Mary (1989); son: Clayton (1998). Leaving to mourn one son Ted (Annie), Islington; four daughters: Patsy (Max) Bishop, Cavendish, Doris (Al) Mills, St. John's, Sandra Chislett, St. John's, Audrey (Rick) Williams, Vancouver. Also fondly remembered by eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law: Rosilind Chislett; son-in-law: Glenn Jackson; sister-in-law: Marjorie Welsh; The Carpenter family of Carbonear; Randy Grimes, Heart's Delight; and a number of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Rested at St. Matthew's Parish Hall, Islington, Tuesday, May 3, with visiting hours 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. The funeral service was held from St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Heart's Delight on Wednesday, May 4 at 2 pm. Interment followed at St. Matthew's Anglican Cemetery. No flowers by request. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo.
05/07/05

CHUBBS, Elva J. - Passed peacefully away at the Harbour Lodge Nursing Home, Carbonear on Tuesday, May 24, 2005, Elva J. Chubbs of Carbonear, age 81 years. Predeceased by husband Wm. Charles; son Lloyd; grandson Wm. Lloyd; sisters: Myrtle and Verna; brother Cyril. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Florence (Tom) Snow, Victoria, formerly of Wabush and Louise (John) Foote, Labrador City; one son, Clarence (Phyllis), Carbonear; daughter-in-law Anna Mary (David) Follett, Labrador City; eleven grandchildren: Kenneth (Eileen), Wayne (Julie), Janice (Grant), Karen (Steve), Sheila (Chris), Chris (Denise), Lori (Shawn), Scott (Monica), Shawn, Jodi and Trevor; ten great-grandchildren: Kimberley, Jordan, Josh, Braydon, Ashton, Eric, April, Nathan, Austin and Lucas; three brothers: George (Mary) Pike and Harold (Elsie) Pike, both of Carbonear and Clifford (Janet) Pike, Oshawa, ON; two sisters: Winnifred (Jack) Kelloway, Salmon Cove and Muriel (John) Davis, Carbonear; sisters-in-law: Margaret Pike, Shirley Chubbs and Melita Chubbs, all of Carbonear and Ena Chubbs, St. John's; brother-in-law Leslie (Nita) Chubbs, Carbonear; 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 Friday, May 27 at 1:30 p.m. Service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to St. James Anglican 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 additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/26/05

CLARKE, Lionel Jr. - Husband, father, poppy. August 22, 1936 - May 25, 2005. Passed peacefully away at home in Markland on May 25, 2005, age 68 years, surrounded by family after a short but very strong battle with cancer. Predeceased by parents, Lionel & Susannah Clarke Sr.; brothers: Elwood Clarke and Bill Clarke; sisters: Gloria Burton and Ruby Capson. Leaving to mourn long time partner and friend, Cora Winsor. Loving children: Gordie Sooley (Jan), Jason Sooley (Joyelle), Paul Sooley (Nichole), Charmaine Phillips (Jason); two precious grandsons: Aaron Sooley and Max Phillips; also leaving to mourn three brothers: Augustus Clarke (Bernice), Wilson Clarke (Vivian), Ralph Clarke (Dale); five sisters: Georgina Vokey, Olive Traners, Gladys Gosse (Carl), Millie Gosse (Lloyd), Ella Upshall (Arnold); two sisters-in-law: Carol Clarke, Phyllis Clarke; 2 brothers-in-law: Stan Burton and Wayne Capson; along with a large circle of other family and friends. Resting at Holloway's Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitation Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. - 12. Funeral service will take place on Saturday, May 28 at 2:30 p.m. from Trinity United Church, Blaketown. Interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Markland. No flowers by request of the family.
Forever Loved, Always Remembered
05/26/05

COCHRANE, Hazel (Culmore) - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Thursday, May 26, 2005, Hazel Cochrane, aged 92 years. Predeceased by her husband John, 1984 and brother Leslie, 1995. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her three sons: John and wife Elizabeth of Kelligrews, William and wife Judy of Mount Pearl and Jim and wife Florence of Paradise; three daughters: Mary (Mrs. John Healey) of St. John's, Paula (Mrs. Peter Furlong) of St. John's, Bernie (Mrs. Benedict King) of Paradise; one brother Rex (Vera) of Surrey, BC; 18 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the staff of 3 east and 3 west of St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Monday, May 30, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/27/05

CONNOLLY, Father W. Bartlett (Barry), S.J. - At Rene Goupil House, Pickering, Ontario (Jesuit Infirmary) on Monday, May 16th, 2005 in his 88th year and 66th year in religious life. Father was born in Vancouver, B.C. on May 24, 1917. Son of the late William Connolly and Eileen Bartlett. Predeceased by his sister Madeline O'Dea and survived by his two sisters Hildegarde Wyrzykowski and Sr. Margaret Connolly R.S.C.J. and many nephews and nieces. He entered the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) on October 5, 1939 and was Ordained on June 22, 1952. He spent 30 years working in the education of youth at Campion High School, Regina; St. Paul's High School, Winnipeg; Loyola High School, Montreal and was one of the founding Jesuits of Gonzaga High School, St. John's, Newfoundland. Father Connolly was associated with athletics at Loyola High School, Montreal and St. Paul's High School and was treasurer for a 10 year period of the St. James-Assiniboine Athletic Conference in Winnipeg. This association was recognized in the naming of the Connolly Field at St. Paul's. Father also worked in Halifax; was assistant Pastor at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Toronto; Regis College, Toronto and Pedro Arrupe Residence, Toronto. In 2004 he moved to Rene Goupil House, Jesuit Infirmary, Pickering. Friends may call at the Rosar-Morrison Funeral Home and Chapel, 467 Sherbourne St. (south of Wellesley) on Wednesday, May 18th from 2 to 4 p.m. and again at the Manresa-Jesuit Spiritual Renewal Centre, 2325 Liverpool Road North, Pickering from 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated on Thursday, May 19th at 11 a.m. at the Manresa-Jesuit Spiritual Renewal Centre. Interment at the Jesuit Cemetery, Guelph, Ontario at 3 p.m. In his memory, donations may be made to the Father W. Bartlett Connolly Bursary Fund, Jesuit Development Office, 1325 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5R 2C4.
05/18/05

CORNICK, Robert M. - Passed suddenly away at his residence on Saturday, April 23, 2005, Robert M. Cornick of Marysvale, formerly of St. John's, age 60 years. Predeceased by parents: Cyril and Oliv Cornick. Survived by one daughter, Shelley Cornick (Paul Wade), St. John's; one son, Jason (Connie) Cornick, St. John's; one brother, John (Marie) Cornick, Halifax, NS; one sister, Ann (Rev. John) Roberts, Halifax, NS; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A private family burial will take place at a later date. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/07/05

DAVIS, Gladys (nee Barron) - Passed peacefully away at the G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville, on Friday, May 06, 2005, Gladys Davis of Terra Nova, formerly of St. Joseph's, Placentia Bay, age 63 years. Predeceased by her parents Lawrence and Annie May and brother John. Left with fond and loving memories, her husband John; sons Tony (Jill), Stephen (Tracey), and Gary (Kirsty); her much adored grandchildren: Christian, Caitlin and Matthew; brother Alphonsus (Jean); sisters: Sheila (Mort), Rhonda (Abe) and Madeline (Kevin); as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral Arrangements to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Janeway Health Care Foundation.
"What we keep in memory is ours changed forever."
05/07/05

DILLON, Fergus Michael Jr., Master Corporal (Canadian Airforce) - On Friday, May 06, 2005 at the Health Sciences Centre, a brave and loving heart stopped beating. Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family after a long and courageous battle with cancer, Fergus Dillon Jr., aged 35 years. Leaving to mourn his best friend and loving wife, Heather (nee Howlett); his beautiful pride and joy, daughter Julia; his parents Fergus Sr. and Ruby Dillon; his brothers and their families: Ray (Michelle Clarke, Megan and Erin) and Dennis (Debbie Cleary, Amanda and Adam); parents-in-law, Bernard and Patricia Howlett; sisters-in-law: Judy (Dave Myers), Kathie (Greg Noah), Jo-Anne (Earl Hayes), Eileen (Tony Mullett), Bernice (Dean Fardy), Patty (Ian DeLong), Brenda (Ken Strickland) and Pam Howlett; brother-in-law: Bernie Howlett; special niece and friend, Andrea Myers; as well as numerous other nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and close friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday, May 07 and Sunday, May 08 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, May 09, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church on Mundy Pond Road. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Fergus' memory may be made to the Candlelighters Association of Newfoundland and Labrador. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
You were always our Hero, you are now our Guardian Angel. Gone too soon.
05/07/05

DINN, (Earls) Ellen (nee Monahan) - Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, May 4, 2005 at her daughters residence, surrounded by her loving family, Nellie Dinn, age 94 years. Predeceased by her husbands, Joseph Earles and William Dinn; sons: Eddie, Andrew and daughter Theresa. Leaving to mourn her sons: Brendan, Cyril (Lucy); daughters: Hilda (Job Gillard), Maureen, Gerri (Jim Thompson) and Bernadine (Joe Murrins); her sister, Sr. Mary Constance, Boston, Mass.; a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; also leaving the Dinn family, Francis, Jerome, Madonna, Shirley, Barbara and Delores and their families. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Thursday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 7, 2005 from St. Paul's Church at a time to be announced. Interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
05/05/05

DOBBIN, Margaret - September 9, 1919 - May 13, 2005. Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family on May 13, 2005, Margaret Dobbin of Whitbourne, age 85 years. Predeceased by her husband Andrew; great-grandson Joshua; son-in-law Maxwell Drover; mother and father; two sisters; two brothers. Leaving to mourn sons: Andy (Geri), Whitbourne, Terry (Penny), Grand Prairie; daughters: Loretta, Whitbourne, Agnes (Wilf), Botwood; 22 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; sisters: Elizabeth Coombs, Agnes Williams, Mary Parsons, Hannah (Ontario), Thresa Dobbin; brother Johnny Penny, also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Holloway's Funeral Home, Whitbourne. Visitation Friday 7-10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Monday, May 16 at 2 p.m. from St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church, Whitbourne. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery.
05/14/05

ENGLAND, Bridget P. - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family on Tuesday, May 17, 2005, Bridget P. England (nee Martin), aged 76 years. Predeceased by her son Jim; daughter Judy; brothers: Leo and Harry. Leaving to mourn with loving memories her sons: Bill (Theresa) and Dan (Brenda); daughters: Betty (Derm) Bishop and Madeline (Pat) Parsons; son-in-law: Frank Oliver (Dodie); ten grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; also remembered by her sister: Helen (Jim) Phillips; brothers: Gerald (Geraldine) and Jim (Robbi); sisters-in-law: Shirley Martin and Joan Martin; as well as many nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Cremation to take place Friday. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, May 21 from St. Thomas of Villa Nova Church at a time to be announced. Inurnment to follow at Topsail Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
05/18/05

ETHERIDGE, Richard (Dick) - It is with great sadness we wish to announce the passing of Richard Etheridge, dear father, grandfather and great-grandfather, age 82, on May 24, 2005 at the Burnaby Hospital, British Columbia, after a brief illness, formerly of Joe Batts Arm and St. John's. Predeceased by his previous son Gerald and beloved wife Frances (Nee Baker). Leaving to mourn his sad loss sons: Garry (Carol), Mt. Pearl, John (Sandy), Chilliwack, B.C., Rick (Cecilia), New Westminister, B.C.; Daughters: Dorothy Backstrom (David), Topsail, Nora Bjornson (Russell), Parksville B.C.; Grandchildren: Brenda Lee Steele (Bill), Lillian LaChance (Edward), Barry Backstrom, Christopher Etheridge (Jennifer), Brad Etheridge/Ren e Grace, Brandon Etheridge, Angel Parsons (Chris); eight great-grandchildren and two sisters: Leona Furlong and Vera Johnson (Morgan). Mass of Christian Burial already taken place at Robinson Street Memorial Park, B.C.
05/28/05

FITZGERALD, Albert John - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Monday, May 16, 2005. Albert John Fitzgerald, formerly of Mobile, age 92 years. Predeceased by parents John and Frances; brothers: Gus, Tom, Paddy and Larry; and sisters: Sue, Minnie and Kitty. Leaving to mourn nephew John, USA; nieces: Betty, USA, Maureen, USA and Edwina, St. John's, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 3 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at 10 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Cremation to follow with inurnment at the R.C. Cemetery, Mobile.
05/17/05

FITZGERALD, Mary Elizabeth (nee Philpott)- Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family after a short and courageous battle with cancer, at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, May 22, 2005, Mary Fitzgerald, aged 73 years. Predeceased by her husband Patrick. Leaving to mourn her loving children: Don (Peg Ann), Rosemary Kehoe (Mike), Marlene Woodland (Terry), Pat (Barbara), Gary (Aurelia), Brian (Janice), Cathy Pomeroy (Fred), Ron (Debbie) and Donna Mills (Paul); beloved grandchildren: Lori and Kimberley Fitzgerald, Jeff (Kathryn), Chris (Meghan), Maria and Lisa (Nick Guzzwell) Kehoe, Stephanie (Ian Densmore) and Heather (Gerry Maynard) Woodland, Sarah, Kate and Megan Fitzgerald, Catherine, Victoria, Joshua and Nicholas Fitzgerald, Jessica Pomeroy, Justin and Morgan Fitzgerald, Alex and Matthew Mills; cherished great-grandchildren Emily and Gregory Kehoe and Avery Rose Kehoe. Also leaving to mourn brother Aloysius Philpott (Mary), nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, May 26, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Pius X Church with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or a children's charity of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
"No matter where, no matter when, Mothers love us, again and again." Thank-you Mom.
05/24/05

FITZPATRICK, James John (Jim) - Passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 8, 2005, at the University of Alberta Hospital in Edmonton, AB., at 62 years of age. Lovingly remembered by his wife Marie (nee Hunt) of 39 years; daughter Peggy (Pat) Dugan, St. Albert, AB; son Greg (Lori) of Calgary, AB; three grandchildren whom he adored, Shannon, Erin, and Ava; two sisters, Joanne (Karl) Tonn and Cathy (John) Hanlon; six brothers, Ron (Mary), Joseph (Linda), Paul, Terry, Barry (Wanda), Brian; brother-in-law Ed (Cecilia) Hunt, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Jim spent his entire career brewing quality beer, commencing in 1961 with Bennett Brewery in St. John's, NL. His career as a brewmaster continued throughout Canada with Carling O'Keefe and Molson Breweries. At the time of his death, Jim was employed with Great Western Brewing Company Limited in Saskatoon, SK. A Prayer Service was held on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at 7:30 PM, at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church. Funeral Mass was celebrated on Friday, May 13, 2005 at 10:30 AM, at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, 217 Lenore Drive, Saskatoon, SK. Inurnment will take place Friday, May 20th, 2005 at 11:00 AM at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery on Topsail Road. A celebration of Jim's life will take place on Friday, May 20th, 2005 at 7:00 PM at St. Teresa's Parish Hall, 120 Mundy Pond Road. If family and friends so desire memorial tributes in Jim's memory may be made directly to the Canadian Transplant Association, 11230-72 Avenue, Edmonton, AB. T6G 0B5 Harmony Funeral Services, 10541-81 Avenue, Edmonton, AB., T6E 1X7, (780) 433-7335, in care of arrangements.
05/17/05

FLEMING, Clarence - 76 years old. Passed away on Monday, May 23, 2005. Leaving to mourn wife Elizabeth; son Calvin, daughter-in-law Glenys; grandsons: Christopher (Michelle), Derek (Jennifer); great-granddaughter Abi; brothers: Sam, Max and Wilson (Ann); also many other relatives and friends. Resting at Strathies Funeral Home, Bonavista. Funeral Service to take place at the Anglican Church, Bonavista on Thursday, May 26 at 2:30 p.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Bonavista. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Lung Association.
05/25/05

FLYNN, Philip - Passed away suddenly but peacefully at the Placentia Health Centre, Tuesday, May 10, 2005, Philip Joseph Flynn of Freshwater (originally from Bar Haven) in his 84th year. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Cecilia; sisters: Elizabeth and Rita; brothers: Willie and Stan. Left with fond and loving memories are wife Catherine (nee Culleton) of 56 years; six sons: Martin, Joe (Marcella), Stan (Trudy), Terry (Teri), Peter (Alverna), and Randy; five daughters: Madonna (Arthur), Maureen (Abe), Monica (John), Linda (Doug) and Tammy (Glenn); and one sister Mary (Bill) Fitzpatrick. Also leaving to mourn 18 grandchildren: Shelly (Danny), Trevor (Kim), Jenelle (Simon), Curtis, Justin, Corbin, Pamela, Trent (Eva), Jordan, Aaron, Devin, Brandon, Danielle, Kasiah, Jenna, Philip, Kiana and Gavin; one great-grandchild: Nolan; as well as a large circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday from 12 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass will take place 11 am Friday, May 13 at the Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater. Interment to follow at the Rev. Dermott McGettigan Memorial Cemetery, Southeast, Placentia. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made in his name to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.mahersfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/11/05

FORD, William, B.A. (Memorial), M.A. (Columbia) - Passed peacefully away on May 12, 2005 at the Health Sciences Centre, William Ford, age 87 years. Retired teacher and school principal. Leaving to mourn his wife of 57 years, Alma; sons: Dwight (Eilis) and their family Andrew (Rachel), California, Carrie (Jason Chafe), Erin Quicke, Hamilton, ON, Sioban Quicke (Bill MacDonald) and Rosie, Jim (Cherye), Osgood, ON and children: Joe, Jack and their mother Linda Power; one great-grandchild, Samantha Chafe; one sister, Trix Humphries, Mt. Pearl and a large circle of other relatives and friends. At William's request, cremation has taken place. Relatives and friends may visit the family at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday from 10-12, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Saturday, May 14, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
05/13/05

FRANCIS, Ellen (Nellie) - Born in North Shields, England, on March 30, 1924. Reunited with her beloved husband Harold on April 10th, 2005. Left with beautiful memories are Vera-Lynn (Doc) and Harold (Patricia); granddaughter Sherrie (John), Shelly (David), Claudette (Steve), Connie, Tracy (Chris); great-grandchildren: Abbie, Jackson, Maddie, Allie, Shane, Jaelyn and Owen. Cremation has taken place. Ellen's family, Vera Lynn and Harold, look forward to seeing you at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, on Sunday, May 22, 2005 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. to celebrate the life of their mom. Donations may be made in her memory to the CNIB. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/21/05

FRANCIS, Harvey Gilbert - August 26, 1917 - May 17, 2005. Passed peacefully away on May 17, 2005 at Western Regional Health Care Centre, Corner Brook, age 87 years. Mr. Francis was born at Clarkes Head, Gander Bay and spent most of his life living in Glenwood. He was a retired Wildlife and Fisheries Warden and World War II veteran. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 62 years, Laura; daughter Rosemary (Lester Sparkes) and son Llewelyn (Sandra Bessey) and a large circle of relatives and friends. Mr. Francis was a gentle, quiet and proud man. He fondly recalled his countless trips navigating the Gander River and was happy to share memories with those lucky enough to listen. Funeral services were held Friday, May 20, 2005 at St. Andrew's Anglican Church, Glenwood with interment at the Anglican Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of ones choice would be gratefully accepted.
05/28/05

FURLONG, Anita (nee St. Croix) - Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer on May 12, 2005 at the L.A. Miller Centre in her 68th year. Predeceased by her husband Joe Furlong, 1992. She will be sadly missed by her two loving daughters: Janet (Chris) Sexton, St. John's and Margaret Anne (Jimmy) Dinn, Goulds; grandchildren: Nicole, Krista, Nancy and Joelle; sisters: Janette Murphy, Guelph, ON, Charlotte McCormick, Boston, Mass., Margaret (Peg) Halleran, St. Vincents, Carmel (Kevin) Howard, Mount Pearl; brothers: Tom (Mary) St. Croix, St. Vincents, Con (Sadie) St. Croix, Boston, Mass., Eugene St. Croix, Stephenville; sister-in-law Elizabeth Rozanski, Penn., USA, Marg Furlong, St. John's, Alice St. Croix, St. Vincents, SMB; special cousin, Rozanne Shaw; long time friends, Anne and Joe Stamp, Monnie Moriarity and Trang; two very special nieces, who helped her through her journey, Lorraine Knight and Charlotte Halleran; also a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Friday, May 13th from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, May 14th, 2005 from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist at 9:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Kidney Foundation or the charity of ones choice. www.cauls.ca
05/13/05

GALWAY, Denis Patrick - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family after a short illness at the L.A. Miller Centre, Denis P. Galway, age 81 years. Predeceased by parents Denis and Catherine; sisters: Gertrude Syrotick and Sheila DeRostaing. Leaving to mourn with wonderful memories his loving wife of 53 years Elizabeth (nee Murray); daughter Denise (Frank) Brenton; two sons: Frank (Susan) and Denis (Leslie); beloved grandchildren: Ren e, Maria, Patrick, Francis, Denis, Sasha, Steven and David; sisters: Mary Tucker, Katherine Devine, Mercedes McCarthy, Tereseta Williams, Carmel Mahoney (John), Isabelle Goodridge, Barbara Ann Chalker (Jim); also leaving to mourn a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, June 2, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Pius X Church with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
05/31/05

GEORGE, Esau - August 26, 1922 - May 11, 2005. Passed away at the L.A. Miller Centre on Wednesday, May 11, 2005 after a short battle with cancer, Esau George of Whiteway, in his 82nd year. Predeceased by his parents, Robert and Eliza George; brother Moses and sister Bertha (Fred) Ash. Leaving to mourn his wife Mildred; son Clifford (Shirley), Wayne (Mary) residing in Whiteway; granddaughter Allison, St. John's (friend Henry); grandsons: Edward (Juanita), Kitchener and Wayne Jr., St. John's; special great-grandson Alex; brother-in-law Raymond Broderick (Myrtle), Dildo; nieces: Flora Downey, Muriel Patten, Gertie Grimes, Emma Filmore, Bertha Nicholl, Margaret Penney, Marilyn Crotty, Bernice Cumby, Tina Wiseman and Anna Titford; nephews: Calvin Ash and Allan Broderick; cousin Robert George (Vivian), Whiteway. Also lovingly remembered by a number of other relatives and many friends. Resting at St. George's Anglican Church, Whiteway, Thursday, May 12th, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.; Friday, May 13th, 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.; Saturday, May 14th, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon. The funeral service will be held from St. Andrew's United Church, Whiteway on Saturday, May 14th at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at St. George's Anglican Cemetery, Whiteway. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. No flowers by request. As expressions of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to St. George's Anglican Church Building Fund.
He left an impression on everyone he met with his stories and humor Memories are priceless
05/13/05

GIBBONS, Mary Carmel - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Thursday, May 19th, 2005, age 90 years. Predeceased by her parents, James and Catherine Gibbons; sisters: Gertrude, Philomena and Elsie; brothers: Sandy, Timothy, Valentine, Tom and Herbert. Leaving to mourn brothers: Larry, George (Agnes) and Kevin (Alice); as well as a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 21st, 2005 at 11:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church, Waterford Bridge Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
05/20/05

GOLLOP, Gordon Francis - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Thursday, May 5, 2005, Gordon Francis Gollop, former employee of Harry Summers Autobody, aged 78 years. Predeceased by his father and mother Ernest and Lillian Gollop, and grandparents Henry and Elizabeth Gollop. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 59 years Helen Gollop (nee Wheeler), his children Matt (Maxine), Gordon (Diane), Linda Dyke (Gerald), Clarence (Jen), Florence Williams (John), Marshall (Mary Lou), Kenneth (Michelle) and Barbara Gollop, his sister Mrs. Myrtle King of Lab City, sisters-in-law Florence Tucker and Zen Gollop and brothers-in-law Clarence Wheeler, Mike Murphy of Grand Falls, and William Ryan; also, thirty-one grandchildren and twenty-six great-grandchildren, as well as many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Saturday, May 7, and Sunday May 8 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Monday, May 9th, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Gower Street United Church. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Newfoundland Cancer Society.
05/07/05

GRANDY-O'KEEFE, Betty - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on Wednesday, May 25, 2005 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's. Predeceased by daughters Sheila, Susan and Baby O'Keefe; father Stanley. Leaving to mourn with loving memories husband Ken; daughter Juanita (Wilfred); special grandchildren: Calystia and Courtney; mother Angela; brothers: Harold (Doreen), Harry (Eleanor); sisters: Carletta (John), Sheila (Don) and Lorraine (Les) who stayed with her so patiently; special friends Sis and Dan Gambin, Marie and Phil O'Keefe, Ann Marie Traverse. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia on Wednesday, May 25 from 7 to 10 p.m.; Thursday from 2 to 10 p.m. and Friday 10 to 3 p.m. Funeral service to be held at Maher's Funeral Home on Friday, May 27, 2005 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Placentia. In lieu of flowers donations to be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital. Please visit and sign our online guest book at www.mahersfuneralhome.com
05/26/05

Granter-Andrews, Jasmyn
Passed peacefully away on May 20, 2005, surrounded by her loving family at the Janeway Hospital, Jasmyn Granter-Andrews, aged four years and 11 months. Predeceased by her great-grandparents Jim and Della Andrews, Mary and James Granter; and Charlie Noseworthy. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories that will never be forgotten are her parents Angela Andrews and Jason Granter; her little brother Chad; grandparents; Fred and Libby Andrews, Jim Granter and Phyllis Noseworthy (Jim); great-grandparents; Esau and Faith Noseworthy; uncle Duane, aunt Sharon, uncle Jimmy, aunt Cathy, uncle Jeff, her very special great-auntie Bev (Roddy) and a large number of great-aunts, great-uncles, cousins and a large circle of family and friends. A special thank you to the doctors and nurses at the Janeway 4JC for all the love and kindness throughout the last four years. To Dr. Cooper for everything he did for Jasmyn in the last two years. As well, thank you to Major and Mrs. Loveless and Major Hopkins. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday and Monday from 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at 2 pm from the Salvation Army Citadel, Adams Avenue. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made to the Jasmyn Granter-Andrews Memorial Fund.**

HAGGIE, Jane Elizabeth - Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on May 25th, 2005, Mrs. Jane Elizabeth Haggie, age 52. Predeceased by mother-in-law Barbara Haggie. Left with loving memories are husband John; daughters: Hollie, Jennifer and Elizabeth Haggie of Appleton; brothers: Peter of Thailand, Julian (Pauline) of Northwich, England, Paul (Teresa) of Winsford, England; parents, Harry and Jane Wilson of Winsford, England; Aunt Peggy and Uncle John Cotterill of England; nieces: Rachel Claire, Kate Wilson, Rachel and Joanna Swift; nephews: James and Philip Swift, Joe and Jack Wilson; Great-Uncle Glyn Wilson of Manchester, England. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander with visitations Friday, May 27th 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Saturday, May 28, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. A private service to follow. Arrangements through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.com
05/27/05

HALL, Karen - Passed peacefully at the Health Sciences Center on Thursday, May 26, 2005, Karen Hall, aged 29 years. Leaving to mourn her Dad and Mom, Gregory (Kathy) and Charlotte (Kirk); her sister Cindy (Steve); nieces: Nicole and Emily; grandmother Joan Blundon; aunts: Denise Doucey, Karen Hodder, Brenda Hall, Marion Norman, Donna Sheehan and uncle Ron Hall. Special thanks to her aunt, Cindy Murphy. Also leaving to mourn are her step-brothers, Adam and Ryan; and her very dear friend Tenille Ashley. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Friday, May 27 from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and on Saturday, May 28 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, May 28, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. Cremation to follow. Interment to follow at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Chron's Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/27/05

HALLEY, Gerard F. - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Hospital, May 26, 2005, Gerard Hally, age 81. Predeceased by his parents Patrick F. and Alice Halley; his brother Arthur Halley; his beloved sister Marjorie Murphy and his sister-in-law Marg FitzGerald. Leaving to mourn his brother-in-law John J. Murphy (Sheilagh Guy-Murphy); his nephew Paul Murphy; his nieces: Karen Murphy, Trish Green (Dave Greene) and Jane Skiffington; his sister-in-law Mary Kent and many other relatives and friends. Heartfelt thanks to this long-time caregiver Corbett Anderson and his many special caregivers at Escasoni and North Pond Home. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, May 30th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Pius X Church with interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Cerebral Palsy Assoc. of Nfld.
05/27/05

HIBBS, John Leslie (Jack) - Passed peacefully away on Friday, May 20, 2005 at the Leonard A. Miller Centre, aged 85 years, of Topsail. He was a WWII Royal Navy Veteran. Predeceased by mother and father, Florence and Reginald; brother Clare; twin sister Lillian. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Stella of fifty-nine years; sons: Leslie (Judy), Philip (Debbie), John R. (Brenda); grandchildren: Paul, Juliane, Ashley, Christopher, Scott, Susan. Also left with fond and special memories, Joy (Gladys) and husband Ross, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 10-12 noon. Funeral Service in St. John the Evangelist Church, Topsail on Sunday, May 22, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
05/21/05

HISCOCK, Edgar Lewis "Lewis" - 68, Dartmouth. Passed away at home May 24, 2005. Born February 17, 1937 in St. John's, Newfoundland, he was the son of the late Edgar and Daphne Hiscock. Lewis joined the staff of Mammy's Bakery, Newfoundland and worked his way up to Sales Manager. In 1976 he took a transfer and moved his family to Dartmouth and worked as Regional Sales Manager for Wonder Bread and then Bens Bakery in Nova Scotia. Lewis also tended bar at Windsor Park Officer's mess until his retirement. Lewis was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and enjoyed hunting, fishing, hockey and darts. Lewis is survived by his wife of 47 years, Catherine (Kay); sons: Paul (Kim), Dartmouth, Tony (Susan), Dartmouth, Wayne (Beth), Truro; daughter Cathy (Dennis), Moncton; brother Edward (Grace), Clarenville, Newfoundland; sisters: Peggy Cave, St. John's, Newfoundland, Daphne (Ray) Allhiser, Angels Camp, California and several nieces and nephews. "Poppy" will be missed very much by his grandchildren: Justin and Kaylee Hiscock, Samantha Hiscock, Jacob and Kaitlin Hiscock. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Homes, 771 Main Street, Dartmouth. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday from Atlantic Funeral Home Chapel. Interment in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Special thanks to the many nurses who treated Lewis, staff at the Dixon Centre, the VON and Palliative Care for their support. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lewis' memory can be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses or Cancer Care Nova Scotia in care of the QE II Foundation. Online condolences may sent by visiting www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
05/26/05

HISCOCK, Nellie (nee Clarke) - Passed peacefully away at South Shore Regional Hospital in Bridgewater, NS, on December 7, 2004 in the presence of her daughter Lydia. Predeceased by her parents, brothers and sisters in England, husband Mark, sons Ambrose and Thomas. Leaving to mourn, daughter Lydia, son-in-law Ivan Deveau, son Harold, grandsons: Troy Hiscock, Scott, Paul and Mark Deveau, Thomas Hiscock, and granddaughter Tamara Hiscock, great-grandsons Mathew and Damien Deveau, brother-in-law Dawson Hiscock and sister-in-law Trix Hiscock and many family and friends in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland. Funeral service will be held on May 14th, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Alban's Anglican Church, Burnside, Bonavista Bay. After the service, internment will take place at St Alban's Cemetery, Burnside. Following that, there will be a reception held at the Legion in Eastport to celebrate Nellie's legacy. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St Alban's Cemetery Fund.
05/11/05

HODDINOTT, Muriel - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at St. Luke's Home, on May 3rd following a short illness, Muriel Hoddinott, aged 94 years. Leaving to mourn her son Jim (Peggy) of Gander; 3 grandchildren: Steve (Marilyn) of Whitby, Ontario, Geoff (Heather) of Foxtrap and Karen, of St. John's; her 3 great-grandchildren: Alexandra, Victoria and Sam; brother John J. Young; nephews: Jeff Young and the very Rev. William Bellamy and niece Beverly Rodriguez; and her sister-in-law: Mabel Hoddinott, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Friday, May 6th from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, May 6th at 1:30 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Luke's Home. The family wishes to sincerely acknowledge the kindness and care shown to Muriel and her family by the staff at St. Luke's. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/05/05

HOUSE, James - Passed peacefully away in Calgary on May 11, 2005, after a brief illness, Jim House, formerly of Glovertown, Corner Brook and St. John's, member of the Masonic Lodge. Predeceased by his wife Ruby (Noel), 1998, father William J. (Bill) House, 1987 and mother Blanche, 1940. Leaving, with many happy memories, close friend Evelyn Braun, Calgary; son Jim and friend Kathy Herties, Ottawa; daughter Janice House, Brandon, Manitoba; daughter Jennifer and son-in-law Shawn Riedle, Toronto; mother Elaine House, St. John's; brother and sisters Hubert and Dianne House, Happy Adventure, Janet and Dave Bradley, Chelsea, Quebec, and Jo-Ann and Tony Baggs, St. John's; granddaughters: Amanda, Krista and Lyndsay House and their mother, Annette Ryall, Courtenay, B.C. Jim was the brother-in-law of Dougald and Phyllis Noel, Stephenville, and the nephew of Dr. Max and Mary House. He also leaves his nieces and nephews, as well as many other relatives and friends. Cremation and service to be held in Calgary. Donations in Jim's memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation. www.mcinnis&holloway.com
05/13/05

HOWLETT, Bernard Joseph - Passed peacefully away at home in the presence of his loving family on Wednesday, May 25th, 2005, age 84 years. Leaving to mourn his wife and best friend of sixty years, Dorothy (Barton); his daughter Theresa and four sons: Martin (Irene), Perry (Sylvia), Richard (Victoria) and Bernard Jr. (Mary). Lovingly remembered by his fourteen grandchildren: Sheri (David), Tina (Ray), Martin (Susan), Darrin, Colin (Jennifer), Beth, Stephen (Stacey), Stephanie, Paul, Cori (David), Gareth, Liam, Kyle and Jamie; seven great-grandchildren: Matthew, Kelsie, Evan, Abigayle, Emily, Nicole and David; also leaving to mourn his brother Raymond and family in New Jersey, U.S.A.; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation, Thursday, May 26th, 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Friday, May 27th, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, May 28th, 2005 at 11 a.m. at St. Kevin's Church, Goulds. Interment to follow at St. Kevin's Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made to the Spina Bifida Assoc.
Some people come into our lives, leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never ever the same
05/26/05

HUNTER, Georgie Alice - Passed away at the S.A. Glenbrook Lodge on Tuesday, May 3, 2005, at the age of 99 years, Georgie A., wife of the late Ernest E. Hunter (1976). Predeceased by son Frank in 2003. Left with loving memories, daughter E. Douglas Pauls (George), Hubbards, NS; son Edward M. (Edna), St. John's, NL; daughter-in-law Carol, New Glasgow, NS; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2005. Funeral service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, May 6, 2005 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in the General Protestant Cemetery. Flowers will be gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the War Amps Champ Program or to charity of ones choice
05/05/05

HUSSEY, Clare Marion (Murphy)- July 31, 1934 - May 7, 2005. A very special Angel gone to be rejoined with her husband and other family members. Predeceased by husband Gerald (June 1991), sister Margaret, parents James and Sarah Murphy, brother Archibald Callahan. Left with many memories to mourn her loss, sons: Hubert (Pauline), Mike (Ruby), Randy (Jose), Stephen (Alice) and Bob, all of Portugal Cove; daughters: Lori (Billy Dwyer), St. John's, and Marie LeGrow (Wayne) of Bauline; very special grandchildren: Scott (Roschella), Krista, Bauline, Rodney (Deborah), South Korea, Jason (Angie), Victoria, Deanne (Adam), Sarah, Josh, Todd and Kenneth, all of Portugal Cove; Nana's very special angels, granddaughter Emma Clare Dwyer and great-granddaughter Claire Marie LeGrow; sister Marie (Jerry Somerton); sisters-in-law: Jessie Hynes, Margaret Neary of Portugal Cove, Ruth Vincent and Alice Hussey of St. John's, Ella Vincent (Clyde) of Vancouver; a very large circle of nieces, nephews and friends; special friends Sadie Day, Dot Hussey, Hattie Hibbs, Millicent Andrews, Betty Hiscock and Maxine Miller; also her extended family of nurses, doctors, patients, and other staff of the Health Sciences Centre, especially those in the dialysis unit. Cremation has taken place at Clare's request. Family will be receiving visitors at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday and 10 a.m.-12 noon Tuesday. Funeral service will be held from St. Lawrence's Anglican Church, Portugal Cove, on Tuesday, May 10, 2005 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in St. Lawrence's Anglican Cemetery, Bauline Line, Portugal Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation or St. Lawrence's Anglican Church.
05/10/05

JENKINS, Sandra (nee Lodge) - Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, April 26th in the Kingston General Hospital, in the presence of family and friends, following a brief fight with cancer, Sandra Jenkins aged 66. Predeceased by husband John, sister Diane and parents Major G.L. and Eileen Lodge. Leaving to mourn daughter Lesley (Jim) Hammond; step-son John (Gina) Jenkins; nieces Laura (Michael Tidman), Cari (Glenn Hoffmann) and Marianne; brother-in-law Milton Borenko; sister Joan (Erin) Purcell, several grandchildren, as well as a large circle of family and friends in BC, Ontario, Newfoundland, Wales, and elsewhere. Service to be held Monday, May 9 at James Reid Funeral Home in Kingston, Ontario. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Cancer Society.
We will miss your kindness, compassion, and incredible sense of humour. May you rest in peace.
05/07/05

JOHNSON, Yvonne Ena - December 6, 1937 - May 19, 2005. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, May 19, 2005, Yvonne Johnson of Happy Adventure, age 67 years. Predeceased by her parents, Eli and Maude Feltham; sister Marina and brother-in-law Calvin Abbott; brother-in-law Gerald Turner. Left to mourn devoted husband of 46 years, George; brother Harold (Agnes); sisters: Frances, Maggie (Everett); also a number of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Squires Funeral Home, Eastport. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, 2005 from Church of the Good Sheppard, Happy Adventure with interment to follow at the United Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to United Church Cemetery Fund.
05/21/05

JUDGE, Jeremiah - Passed peacefully away at Placentia on Wednesday, May 25th, 2005, Jeremiah Judge, age 73. Predeceased by parents Jeremiah and Mary Lucy; brothers: Phil, Francis, Jack, Jimmy; sister Violet Davis and niece Christina Judge. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, nieces: Marion (Val), Michelle (Chuck), Glenda (Mike), Jackie (James), Loretta (Robert), Peg (Rick), Donna (Ted); special great-niece Mary and his little buddy Brady; nephews: Harold (Sharon), Jerry (Maxine), Tony (Tina), Bernard (Marilyn), Jerry (Marilyn); sister-in-law Dot Judge; brother-in-law Frank Davis; cousin Bill O'Rielly; also leaving to mourn a large circle of friends and family. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride's. Funeral service to be held Saturday at 12:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery, St. Bride's. Arrangements entrusted to Manning's Funeral Service.
05/27/05

KEARSEY, Catherine (nee Murphy)- Died fulfilling her last wish by passing peacefully away at her home on May 7, 2005. Catherine Mary Kearsey at the age of 93 years. Predeceased by her husband William (Bill) in 1968; sons John 1995 and William (Jr.) 1999. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughters Shirley (Ray) Cole, Betty, her special and devoted care giver Catherine (Joe) Sears, Diane (Roy) Lier; sons Fred (Jean), Eric (Helen), David (Judy); daughters-in-law Frances, Jean and Joanne; her dear sister Agnes Anthony; sisters-in-law Ethal MacLeod, Mary Murphy, Geraldine Murphy and Joan Kearsey, Barrie, Ont.; brother-in-law Jack Kearsey (Paula); special granddaughter and family Barbara (Gerry) and Stephanie McDonald; 20 other grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; also a number of other relatives and friends. A very special thank-you to Dr. Elizabeth Callahan who was there whenever needed. Rested at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Mass of Christian Burial was 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment followed at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
05/11/05

KEEPING, Mabel Grace (Williams) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Friday, May 20, 2005. Predeceased by her loving husband William T. Keeping in 1991. Leaving with precious memories; daughter Doreen and special son-in-law Wayne Wells; sons: William (Daphne) and Derek (Sally); three grandchildren: Randy, Scott and Gregory Keeping and their families; sister-in-law Joy Sheppard; many nieces, nephews and several very special friends; also her extended family, friends and staff at Elizabeth Towers. Cremation has already taken place. Visitation is being held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Monday, May 23, 2005 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Memorial Service will take place on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 from St. James United Church, Elizabeth Ave., St. John's at 2 p.m. Inurnment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. As expressions of sympathy flowers are being 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.
05/21/05

KELLY, Maude - It is with great sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of our dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother on May 17, 2005. Mom was born on April 28, 1917 in Fox Harbour and had just celebrated her 88th birthday. She was predeceased by her loving husband Patrick, Nov. 18, 1981 and her daughter Janette Maher, Feb. 3, 2005. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughters: Marg Griffin (Matt), Freshwater, Gladys O'Reilly (John), Southeast Placentia; sons: Mike (Anna), St. John's, Fr. Charlie, P.P., Sacred Heart Parish, Marystown and St. Patrick's Parish, Burin, Pat (Anna), St. John's, Carl (Marion), Lab. City, Frank (Linda), Lab. City, Gerard (Joanne), Fox Harbour; son-in-law: Jack Maher; twenty-six grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren; one brother: Mike Sampson, Witless Bay; also many nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia on Wednesday 10 am - 9 pm; Thursday 10 am - 9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial and Celebration of New Life will take place on Friday, May 20, 2005 at 11 am from Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour. Interment to take place at the R.C. Cemetery, Fox Harbour. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Sacred Heart Parish, Fox Harbour. You are welcome to visit and to sign our online guest book at www.coombsfuneralhome.com
05/18/05

LANE, Agnes Theresa - Passed peacefully away at Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, May 22, 2005, Agnes Theresa Lane of Harbour Grace, age 83 years. Predeceased by husband: Cornelius "Con" 1992. Leaving to mourn, three sons: Ronald, Montreal, PQ, Father Andrew, Toronto, ON and Gerard (Shirley), Creston South; two daughters: Ann Marie Lane, Cookville, Tennessee, USA and Helena Lane, Creston South with whom she resided; one sister: Sister Helena Murphy, Presentation Convent, Cathedral Square, St. John's; her caregivers: Marguerite Cross, Creston South and Kathleen Cross, Lewin's Cove; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Rested at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, HARVEY STREET, HARBOUR GRACE and from where the funeral took place on Thursday, May 26 at 10 a.m. Mass followed at 10:30 a.m. from Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Immaculate Conception Project Restoration, Harbour Grace. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon, 2-5 and 7-9:30 p.m. daily. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/28/05

LEE, Andrew Robert - May 9, 2005 - May 13, 2005. Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph's Hospital, London, Ontario, Andrew Robert Lee, darling son of Robert Lee & Rena Carrier. Also saddened by his passing are grandparents Brenda Lee, St. John's and Desmond and Holly Carrier, Doyleville, N.B.; great-grandmother Marie Lee, Harbour Grace; aunt Suzanne Lee and Uncle Randy Carrier (Nellie), along with many other relatives and friends. Interment took place at New Mills, N.B. on May 21, 2005.
So Small, So Sweet, So Soon
05/28/05

LINDSTROM, Gerald- Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer on May 23, 2005 at the L.A. Miller Centre, Gerald Lindstrom age 56 years. Predeceased by his mother Catherine, father Henry and brother Fred. Leaving to mourn long time partner and best friend of 24 years Liz. Sons Gerry (Pattie) children Cassie and Mason; Chris (Judy) their daughter Kalie; Jason and their mother Ann Hamilton, step-daughter Renee and step-son Reggie, brothers John, Wally (Colleen), and Gary, sisters Maude (Ken), Genevieve, Jacqueline (Rob), Karen (Robert). Also a number of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, the Westcott family and other relatives and friends. Long time employee of OCEANEX. Special thanks to the management and co-workers of OCEANEX, Dr. Crocker and the staff at P.C.U. Also Lil and Sonya Westcott for the kindness and support, it will always be remembered. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home. Visitation on Tuesday May 24 from 7-10 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday at 10 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Cremation to follow.
When someone you Love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.
05/24/05

LOWE, Madonna Theresa (nee Furlong)- Passed peacefully away on Saturday May 28, 2005, at the Health Sciences Centre, in the presence of her loving family, Madonna Theresa Lowe age 61 years. Predeceased by her parents, Winnifred and John Furlong and granddaughters, Erin Lowe and Eve Dawson. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 41 years, Phillip; her four precious grandchildren: Mark, Joshua, Danielle and Sarah; her loving children who will miss her dearly: Linda Dawson (Ron), Phillip Jr. (Michelle), Tina Walsh (Ray), Danny (Natasha) and Rose McLean (Jimmy); sisters: Anita Jardine (Fred), Lorraine Rose (Gordon), and Catherine Kennedy (Bob); brothers: Jack Furlong (Velda), Paul Furlong and Brian Furlong (Joan); also a large circle of nieces, nephews and a large circle of friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday, 10 a.m.- 12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 on Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral service to take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Thursday, June 2, 2005 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Madonna's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. \ www.carnells.com
"Forever remembered and sadly missed"
05/30/05

LUNDRIGAN, Ann (nee Moriarity) - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Centre on Tuesday, May 17, 2005, age 62 years. Predeceased by parents, Anastasia and Thomas Moriarity; brothers: James, Thomas and Cyril Moriarity; sisters: Joan Abbott, Dorothy Walsh and Alice Wall and brother-in-law Paul Lundrigan. Left with fond and loving memories, husband McDermott; son Darren; daughter Monica Mills (Duane); darling grandchildren Emily and Ian Mills; daughter-in-law Lisa Lundrigan; sisters: Theresa Power, Peg Whelan, Nora McHugh (Raymond); brothers: Michael and Patrick Moriarity; brothers-in-law Michael, Daniel and Robert Lundrigan; special and best friend Anna Healey; caregiver and friend, Gladys Scurry; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 19th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
05/18/05

MANNING, Bridget (nee Jackman) - It is with great sadness that the family of Bride Manning announce her passing. She passed peacefully away at her home on Bell Island, surrounded by her family on May 29, 2005, at 93 years of age. Predeceased by her loving husband Tom (1981), infant son Joseph (1950), only sister and best friend Sarah (1994), as well as her seven brothers and parents. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are daughter Mary and husband Bill Snow (Lower Sackville, N.S.); three grandchildren: Joyce (Ward) and husband Joe Bartlett, Bell Island, NL and Shelly and William Snow, Lower Sackville, N.S.; three great-grandchildren: Joey, Christopher and Thomas Bartlett, Bell Island, NL; sisters-in-law: Mary and Helen Jackman, Rita Summers and Rose Molloy, as well as a very large circle of other relatives and friends, including the members of her card club. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, June 1, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Michael's Church. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island. Flowers graciously accepted or a donation in her memory may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or another charity of one's choice.
05/31/05

MARTIN, Mary - Passed peacefully away at home on Thursday, May 5, 2005, age 55 years. Predeceased by her mother, Theresa Clarke. Left with fond and loving memories, her husband Gerard; children: Chastity (Michael Quinlan) and Gerard Jr.; loving grandchildren: Michael and Kelly; also leaving to mourn three sisters; seven brothers; her father; five sisters-in-law; 3 brothers-in-law; her nieces and nephews, whom she loved dearly, as well as other relatives and friends, especially dear friends Peggy and Jim Harvey. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 9, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
05/07/05

MCCANNEL, Edith C., B.Sc. (University of Alberta, 1942) - Passed peacefully away at her residence at Elizabeth Towers, St. John's, NL, on 30 May 2005. Born 2 August 1921 at Edmonton, AB, daughter of the late Edith B. and Murdoch MacKinnon of Edmonton. Beloved wife of the late Major M. Gordon McCannel, C.D. Predeceased by her sister: Janet C. Tegart. Leaving to mourn son: Bruce and daughter: Janet (Augustus Lilly); grandchildren: Christine Lilly (John Morris) and Stephen Lilly and special friend, Jennifer MacLean; brother-in-law: Donald G. McCannel (Dorothy). Also leaving to mourn a large circle of family and friends and special nephew: Neil Tegart. The family would like to thank Edwina Kirkland and the staff of the Assisted Living Program at Elizabeth Towers. Special thank you to Dr. Jim Hickey. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Wednesday, 1 June 2005, from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm. Funeral Service to be announced at a later date. Interment at the General Protestant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Salvation Army.
05/31/05

MCDONALD, J. Kevin - Passed peacefully away on April 30th, 2005 in the presence of his loving and devoted family, J. Kevin McDonald, (Retired CN Locomotive Engineer, Fourth Degree Knight with Knights of Columbus), age 80 years. Predeceased by his parents Guy and Maria McDonald, brothers Jack and Hector McDonald. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 54 years Carmel (nee Casey); his six children Roseanne (Bob Angel), Elizabeth (Gary Reddy), Jim (Lynda), Janet (Chris March), Judy (Glen LaCour) and Paul (Karen Skinner). Leaving with fond memories his beloved grandchildren: Allison and John-Paul Angel, Stephen Peddigrew and Gillian Reddy, Ian McDonald, Nicholas LaCour, Ryan and Caroline McDonald; sisters-in-law Rita McDonald, Gertrude Casey, Eileen Tucker, Brenda Grouchy (Bill) and Maureen Casey; brothers-in-law Ron Casey (Eleanor), Jim Casey (Maureen) and Bill Casey (Anne). Kevin also leaves his lifetime friends Jerome and Jimmy Maddigan, devoted care giver Maryann Fleming and many other relatives and friends. The family wishes to acknowledge the care and kindness shown to Kevin by the staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation on Monday and Tuesday from 1-4 and 7-10 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, May 4th, 2005 at 11 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the St. Patrick's Mercy Home Foundation. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com
05/02/05

MCGEE, Father Francis (Frank) M., S..J. - At Rene Goupil House, Pickering, Ontario (Jesuit Infirmary), on Sunday, May 22, 2005, in his 78th year and 56th year in religious life. Father was born in Montreal on December 13, 1927. Son of James John McGee and Margaret F. Carmody. Predeceased by his brother Robert (Carole Corbin), and survived by brothers: John, James, Gerald (Nancy Hogan) and sister: Rita (Joe Malone). He entered the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) on September 7, 1949 and was Ordained on June 18, 1961. Father McGee worked in education of youth at Campion High School, Regina and St. Paul's High School, Winnipeg. Father was assistant Pastor at St. Piux X parish in St. John's, Newfoundland, Pastor at Cape Croker and Wikwemikong, both in the Manitoulin District. Father also worked in various missions at Anishinabe. Friends may call at the Rosar-Morrison Funeral Home & Chapel, 467 Sherbourne Street (south of Wellesley), on Wednesday, May 25th from 2 to 4 p.m. and again at the Manresa-Jesuit Spiritual Renewal Centre, 2325 Liverpool Road North, Pickering, from 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated on Thursday, May 26th at 11 a.m. at the Manresa-Jesuit Spiritual Renewal Centre. Interment at the Jesuit Cemetery, Guelph, Ontario, at 3 p.m. In his memory, donations may be made to the Father Francis M. McGee Bursary Fund, Jesuit Development Office, 1325 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2C4.
05/25/05

MCGRATH, Donald A. - Passed away suddenly on Monday, May 16, 2005, at St. Bride's, age 43 years. Predeceased by his parents, Mary Ann and George McGrath, and baby sister, Carmel. Leaving to mourn spouse: Roxanne; and his two children: Donald A. Jr. (2.5 years) and Chloe (1 year); Also, sadly remembered by his siblings including eight brothers and two sisters: John (Regina), Francis (Annie), Milton, Ellen (Cyril), Aloysius (Sheila), David, Josephine (Billy), Raymond, Kevin (Monica) and Stan; as well as twenty-one nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Sacred Heart Parish Church, St. Bride's. Funeral time to be announced at a later time. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Manning's Funeral Services.
05/18/05

MELEE, William (Flip) - Born May 1st 1944, Died May 1st 2005. Passed peacefully away at the Milton District Hospital, William H. Melee, age 61 years, surrounded by his loving family. Leaving to mourn, his loving wife Mary (Snow) of 38 years. Three sons, Steven, Scott and his wife Danielle and William Jr. (Billy) and his wife Viviana. Three grandchildren Tyler, Justin and one due in August. Also two brothers Bob and his wife Mary and Tom, five sisters Mary and her husband Randy Royle, Ann Marie and her husband Roy Zwolman, Judy and her husband Gordon Chafe, Jeanie Melee and Helen and her husband William Coombs. Mother-in-law Stella Snow-Kelloway. Brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, many nieces, nephews, cousins and a large number of friends in Ontario and Newfoundland. Predeceased by his mother Mary in 1982 and father William in 1990. Family and friends are invited to visit at the McKERSIE-KOCHER FUNERAL HOME 114 Main St. Milton 905-878-4452 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday. Vigil Prayers will be prayed at the funeral home on Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Rosary Catholic Church 139 Martin St. Milton on Wednesday, May 4th 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at the Milton Evergreen Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, The Kidney Foundation or the Milton District Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
Sadly will be missed by all that loved him and knew him.
God Grant Him Peace
05/03/05

MERCER, Chad Douglas- Died suddenly as a result of a tragic accident on Monday May 23, 2005 in his 17th year. Leaving to mourn with broken hearts, mother Brenda (Robert Tobin); father Douglas (Olive Vater); grandmother Joan O'Leary; grandfather Robert Garland; girlfriend Beth Brophy and a large circle of close friends, too numerous to name. Also numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 7-10 p.m. Tuesday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m.-12 noon Thursday. Funeral service from Cochrane St. United Church on Thursday May 26, 2005 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Chad's memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. www.carnells.com
"God keep him in your arms"
05/24/05

MOORE, Dorothy Irving (nee Robertson) - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, April 7th, 2005, in Ottawa, Ontario, after a valiant fight with cancer, Dorothy I. Moore, in her 96th year. Predeceased her husband Chesley; brother and sister-in-law Arthur and Edna Moore; sister-in-law Stella Moore; and brother-in-law Dermot Hurley. Left, with wonderful and loving memories are her sister, Margaret Hurley (Ottawa, ON); nieces: Alison Moore (Ottawa, ON), and Shelagh Mathers (Picton, ON); nephew Patrick Hurley (Abbottsford, BC); 5 grand nephews; 3 great-grand nieces and many other special friends and relatives. Special thanks to the staff at Barrhaven Manor and Dr. Virginia Hurdon for their wonderful care. At Dorothy's request, cremation has already taken place. The family will receive visitors at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John's, NL, on Monday, May 9, 2005 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, May 10th, 2005 at 2 p.m. from the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Gower Street, St. John's, with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In Dorothy's memory, donations made to the Anglican Cathedral Endowment Fund, the Children's Wish Foundation or a charity of ones' choice would be greatly appreciated.
05/07/05

MOORE, Veronica (nee Terry) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at the Health Sciences Center on May 26, 2005, Veronica Moore of Avondale, aged 78 years. Predeceased by her husband Martin; her parents, Peter and Mary Francis; and her brother Peter. Leaving to mourn with precious memories her sons: Pat, Marty (Linda) and daughter Doreen (Allen); grandchildren: Crystal-Lynn (Patrick), Lori-Lee (John), Cory (Eva) and Lee; great-granddaughter Sierra-Lynn; brothers: Edward and Bill; sister Bride and niece Judy; her little friend Emily; as well as a large circle of family and friends. A special thank-you to Dr. Hogan and all the nurses of 4 North B for all their care over the past 10 days, and to Dr. Lake for his continuous care while she was at home. Special thanks to dear friends Teresa Grace and Louise Costello for their dedicated support, time and thoughtfulness throughout this time. Resting at Hickey's Funeral Home, Holyrood on Saturday, May 28 from 5-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Monday, May 30, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment to follow at Assumption Cemetery.
05/28/05

MOORES, George E. - Formerly of Small Point, C.B. Passed peacefully away at East Hampstead, N.H. May 19, 2005, age 77. Predeceased by wife Dorothy (Hudson), October 2002; sister Mamie (Batstone), February 2005. Leaving to mourn daughter Nancy (Ron); son Robert (Theresa); grandchildren: Robert and Jessica; brothers: Emerson and Herb (Joyce); brother-in-law Jack; nieces, nephews and friends. Interment took place May 24 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett, Mass.
05/28/05

MUGGRIDGE, Myrtle (nee Babb) - Passed peacefully away on May 11, 2005 in her 84th year, Myrtle Muggridge. Predeceased by her parents, Thomas and Suzanne Babb; her sister Gladys Lindsay; brothers: Norman, Mark, Heber, Nathan, Ken and Warren. Leaving to mourn her sister, Jane Dowding, Florida; sisters-in-law: Mary, Maude, Virginia and Rita Babb; also a number of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Cremation has already taken place. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Interment to follow at a later date at the Anglican Cemetery in Bryant's Cove. Donations may be made in her memory to The Children's Wish Foundation.
05/12/05

MURRAY, Emma (Burden) - Passed peacefully away on May 16, 2005, at Chancellor Park, Emma Murray, age 83 years. Predeceased by her husband Albert (1998) and son Albert George (1943). Leaving to mourn her brother: Jack Burden; three nieces: Joan Gear (Kevin), Judy Squibb (Morley) and Donna White (James), Carbonear; nephew: Reg Parsons (Joan), Carbonear; sisters-in-law: Phyllis McDonald, Colorado; Laura Bowser (Percy), Halifax, NS; Mildred Connolly and Gladys Winsor, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation on Wednesday from 2-9 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Thomas' Anglican Church. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
05/17/05

MURRAY, Glenda - Passed away unexpectedly at Clarenville Hospital, age 50 years, of Fox Harbour, P.Bay. Predeceased by her parents Philip and Bernadette Murray. Left with fond memories are her three sisters: Elizabeth Anne (Bob) Macklon, Catherine (George) Pennell and twin sister Gloria; four nephews: Michael and Christopher Macklon, and Jeff and Michael Pennell; loving friend, Mrs. Hannah Foley; numerous cousins and other relatives. Also, a large circle of friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia on Friday, May 20 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour. Interment to follow at R.C. Cemetery, Fox Harbour. You can visit and sign our online guest book at www.mahersfuneralhome.com
05/20/05

NASH, Michael Joseph - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on May 4, 2005, surrounded by his loving family, Michael Joseph Nash, age 74, formerly of Brampton, Ontario. Mike was born in Branch, St. Mary's Bay on May 7, 1931, son of Patrick and Mary (Barry); also predeceased by his brother James; sisters and brothers-in-law: Nora (David Corcoran), Sarah (Tom Squires), Mary (Tom Ryan), Agnes (Austin Careen), Clara (Ed Lundrigan), Theresa, Lwellyn White; father-in-law John King; sisters-in-law: Marie (Everett Grant), Bride Nash; nephews: Danny Fitzgerald, Gordon Corcoran; niece Elizabeth Wade. Leaving to mourn his sad loss is his wife and best friend of 44 years, Helen (Fitzgerald); his daughter Monica (Rod Morales) and son Gordon; as well as his two cherished grandchildren: Celine and Zach; his brother Bernard (Joan); sisters: Loretta Dohey (Clem), Carolyn White, Delores Wade (Ed) and special niece Loretta Corcoran; mother-in-law Monica King; brother-in-law Mike Fitzgerald (Maureen); sister-in-law Joan Ebsary (Bob). Mike will also be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and cousins, as well as his large circle of friends in Ontario and Newfoundland. He will be resting at the Holy Rosary Church in Branch. Funeral Mass to take place 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2005 at Holy Rosary Church, Branch. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Branch. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. You are welcome to visit and to sign our online guest book at www.coombsfuneralhome.com
To the world his was but one man, But to his family he was the world
05/06/05

NEIL, Margaret - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy battle with Parkinson's Disease at the Interfaith Senior Citizen's Home, Carbonear, Sunday, May 8th, Margaret Neil of Spaniard's Bay in her 79th year. Predeceased by her husband Herman (in 1997), sisters: Eileen, Elsie and Marion, brothers: Frank, Ed, Joe and Bob. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughters: Jane (Jim) Henry, Joan (Glenn) Roach and Nancy (Rod) Thomas; son: John (Arleen); sisters: Ann (Frank) O'Keefe, Theresa (Murray) Northrup, all of Saint John New Brunswick; brothers: Chris (Shirley) and Lee all of Windsor, Ontario; eight grandchildren: Jessica, Adam, Jonathan, John, Maggie, Andrea, Charlie and Christopher. Resting at Young's Funeral Home, Spaniard's Bay with visitation hours 10 am to 10 pm, Wednesday, May 11th, and 10 am to 12 noon Thursday, May 12th. Memorial Service to take place Thursday, May 12th at 2 pm from Holy Redeemer Anglican Church, Spaniard's Bay. Cremation to follow. In her memory flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Parkinson's Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Young's Funeral Home Ltd., Spaniard's Bay, Courtesy-Reverence-Dignity.
05/11/05

NELDER, Gerald (Jerry) Francis - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family at the Health Sciences Center on Thursday, May 26, 2005, Jerry Nelder in his 70th year. Leaving to mourn his wife Ruth (nee Baird) and his four children, Carolyn McDonald (Kevin), Gerry (Helen), Susan Duguay (Robert), Barbara Nelder-Kelland (Rus), and three precious grandchildren, Stephen Nelder, Amy McDonald, Marcus Duguay. Also survived by his three sisters, Shirley, Isabell, Betty and brothers Kevin, Randy, as well as three special sisters-in-law, Millicent Denine, Marjorie Jenkins, Barbara Baird, and a large circle of other family and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Saturday, May 28, 2005 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. and on Sunday, May 29, 2005 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Monday, May 30, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Teresa's Parish, Mundy Pond Rd. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/28/05

NOEL, Daisy - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, May 8, 2005, Daisy Noel, aged 91 years. Predeceased by her husband Stanley Noel, parents Charles and Sarah Parsons, sister Elsie, and brother Maxwell. Leaving with fond and loving memories four children: Llewellyn (Karen), Gloria (Alan) Raines, Stanley (Grace), John (Claudine); eight grandchildren: Kimberley, Craig, Sheri, Jennifer, Katherine, Stanley, Phillip, and Bradley; six great-grandchildren: Niklas, Courtney, Sarah, Aaron, Sophia, and Maxwell; sister Maude Babb; brother Chesley Parsons; nephews, nieces and friends. Funeral to be held at St. Peter's Church, Hr. Grace South, on Thursday, May 12, 2005, at 2:00 p.m. No flowers by request. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Peter's Church.
05/10/05

NORRIS, Elizabeth (Betty) - formerly of St. John's, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2005 at Fort McMurray, at the age of 89 years. Predeceased by her husband James, 1973 and sisters: Edith and Susan. Betty is survived by her loving family, sons: Stephen (Linda Phillips), Paul; her daughter: Anne Lastiwka; and her grandchildren: Jamie, Paul and April. Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Pius X Church. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery.
05/19/05

NORRIS, Pauline Mary (nee Brien) - Witless Bay. Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on May 3, 2005, age 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Leonard; parents Mary and Dennis Brien; sisters: Bridget, Bernadette, Helen Hillier, Hilda Daniels, DeSales Principe; brother Michael Brien and daughter-in-law Gertrude Norris. Sadly missed and forever loved by her children: Leonard (Bernadette Carew), Witless Bay, Mary (Bert Rahmel), Elginburg, ON, Thomas (Rosemary), Mt. Pearl, Marian (Dave Burley), St. John's, Roseanne (Wade Parsons), Portugal Cove; grandchildren: Karla Norris (Bryan Bidgood), Vicki Norris, Witless Bay, Lenore (Kevin Bowes), Calgary, AB, Marcus Rahmel, Elginburg, ON, Sonja (Ken Dantzer), Kingston, ON; great-grandchildren: Max and Oliver Dantzer, Riley Bowes; sisters: Winnie (Bill Stratton), Alice Kavanagh, Collette (Bill Shannahan), Calvert, Catherine (Doug Woodburn), Brewster, Mass., USA; brother: Eugene Brien (Regina), Cape Broyle; also a large number of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls. Visitation Thursday, May 5th from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place from St. Patrick's Church, Witless Bay on Friday, May 6, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Cross R.C. Cemetery, Witless Bay. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to the Arthritis Society or a charity of ones choice.
05/05/05

O'BRIEN, Kevin T. (1944 - 2005) - Chief Steward (Vessels), longtime employee of Marine Atlantic. Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, L.A. Miller Center on Monday, May 2, 2005, Kevin T. O'Brien, aged 61 years. Predeceased by his brother Joseph, February 4, 2005. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his beloved wife of 33 years Sandy (nee Fowler); daughter: Jennifer; precious grandson: Jordan; son: Sheldon; also Kevin and Brendan; two brothers: Fonce (Agnes), Walter (Roslyn); three sisters: Mary (Keith Pope), Theresa and Marie; mother-in-law: Sadie Fowler; brother-in-law: Dennis; sisters-in-law: Rita, Winnie, Eleanor, Christine, Brenda, Grace and Loretta; many close friends, co-workers and shipmates with Marine Atlantic and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Tuesday from 10 am - 9 pm. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Wednesday, May 4, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. As expressions of sympathy donations in his memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Center. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/03/05

O'CONNELL, Hannah Marie (nee Nolan) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, May 10, 2005, Hannah Marie O'Connell, aged 78 years, of Mount Carmel. Predeceased by her husband Tom; her sons: Eugene, Brian and Tom; also three brothers and one sister. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughters: Mary (Jack Tremblett), Colinet, Margaret (Bill Sutton), Ontario; her sons: Gerard (Gladys), Mt. Pearl, Phil (Lisa), Goulds, Bill, Mt. Carmel; her 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; one brother, Bill Nolan; one sister, Ann Nolan, both at Mt. Carmel; her sisters-in-law: Rita Parrott, St. Joseph's, Josephine Nolan, Mt. Carmel; numerous nieces and nephews, and a circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Chapel. Visitation on Thursday and Friday from 1-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Funeral will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 14th, 2005. Interment will be in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
What we keep in memory is ours unchanged forever
05/12/05

O'DEA, Raymonde - Died 30 May 2005 at St. John's, Raymonde O'Dea, wife of the late Dr. Francis L. O'Dea, born Monkstown, Co. Dublin, Ireland 1920. Leaving to mourn her children: Shane (Marie), Susan (John) Goold, Oonagh (Bruce Dyke), Annmari Tougui and Frank (Carol); her grandchildren: Conor, Niall and Alain O'Dea; Trudy, Sonja, Tony and Daphne Goold; Casidhe, Mikaela and Ciaran Dyke; Lexi and Touria Tougui; Kathleen and Emily O'Dea; as well as her sisters: Hazel Crean, Rosemary and Denise Judd. Visitation at Carnell's Funeral Home Tuesday, 31 May, 7-9 pm, Wednesday, 1 June, 2-4, 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Pius X Church, 1 pm Thursday, 31 May with burial at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Historic Trust. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com
05/31/05

O'KEEFE, Isabel S. (Toni) - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, May 18, 2005, aged 80 years. Known as "Toni" to all her friends and acquaintances. She was predeceased by her husband Frederick C. O'Keefe in 1980. Left with fond memories of Toni and all her dogs are daughter, Maureen Richards (Dave), Oklahoma; sons: Fred (Kathy), Ottawa, Shannon (Shirley), Mount Pearl, Dennis (Marie), St. John's, Doug (Alison), Ottawa; daughter Antoinette O'Keefe, St. John's; twelve grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. The family wishes to say a special thank you for the love and continued concern shown by special sister-in-law, Elenor Andrews, niece Patti Moodie and their families. Also thank you to special friends Phyllis Carew and Marjorie Boone. Our heartfelt thanks to the staff of the Escasoni Complex, especially those on 3 East and West. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m.; Friday from 10-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, May 21, 2005 from Corpus Christi Parish at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. No flowers by request, donations in Toni's memory may be made on behalf of the S.P.C.A. www.carnells.com
05/19/05

O'KEEFE, Sean Trevor - Passed suddenly away in Alberta as a result of an industrial accident on Saturday, April 30, 2005, Sean Trevor O'Keefe of Carbonear, age 25 years. Predeceased by grandmother: Olga Williams, grandparents: John Sr. and Mary O'Keefe, uncles: Scott Williams and John O'Keefe Jr., aunt: Barb O'Keefe. Leaving to mourn parents: Tony and Carole, Carbonear; sister: Melissa, Carbonear; grandfather: Frederick Williams (Lena), Harbour Grace; fiancée: Crystal Warford; her parents: Ed and Christine Warford; her sister: Natasha Warford, all of Clarenville; uncles: Larry O'Keefe, St. John's and Trevor (Suzanne) Williams, Harbour Grace; aunts: Stella (Dennis) O'Grady, Mount Pearl and Sonia Williams, Harbour Grace; cousins: Regan and Ryon Williams, Ashlie, Leah and Hayley O'Grady; also a number of great-aunts, great-uncles and other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR and from where the funeral will take place on Saturday, May 7th at 10:00 a.m. Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Carbonear. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Sean Trevor O'Keefe Memorial Fund. 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 additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/04/05

OLIVER, Mervale Maxwell - June 17, 1913 - May 10, 2005. Passed peacefully away, in the presence of his family on Tuesday, May 10th, at his daughters' residence, St. John's, Max Oliver, age 91 years. Predeceased by his parents, Reuben and Maude Oliver; wife Eliza (Milley); three sisters: Lily, Dorothy and Neta; brother Douglas and son-in-law Wilbur. Leaving to mourn his devoted wife Florence of 55 years; daughters: Berdina Smith, Sylvia Oliver and Cynthia Josephson (Bruce); five grandchildren: Brenda Reid (Lem), Denise Owen (Micheal), Mervale Smith (Eileen), Colin and Keith Josephson; six great-grandchildren: Philip and Tyler Reid, Gordon and Nathan Jarvis, Stacey and Matthew Smith; brother Ellis Oliver (Sarah); sisters-in-law: Janet, Elsie and Mabel; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. Visiting hours: Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.; Friday 10:00 to 12:00. Funeral service to be held on Friday, May 13th at 2:00 p.m., Faith Pentecostal Church, Norman's Cove.
Safe in the arms of Jesus
05/12/05

PARRELL, Catherine Marie- Passed peacefully away at home on May 8th, 2005 with great grace and dignity after a courageous battle with cancer, in the presence of her loving family, Catherine Marie Parrell at the age of 68. Predeceased by her husband Donald, her daughter Renee, her most precious granddaughter Renee, and her parents Harry and Emily Simms. Leaving to mourn are her children: Sharon (Monique), Debbie (Maurice), Don (Tish) and Cathy (Paul); grandchildren: David, Scott, Billy, Chris, Geoff, Jon, DJ, Jason, Jessie, and her precious granddaughter Katie; great-grandchildren: Juliet, Joslynn, and Aaron; sisters: Elizabeth Squires, Joan Hurley (Cliff), Brenda Whitten, Beverly Houlihan (Gabe); brother Dave Simms (Pat); special friends: Maurice and Ruby Finn, Joan, Glad, Bernice, Olive, Kay, Agnes, many sisters- and brothers-in-law and a large circle of family and friends. Special thanks to family doctor Andrew Hutton, the doctors and staff at the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic, and to the Palliative Care Unit at the Leonard Miller Centre. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will take place on Wednesday May 11, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church with cremation to follow. Inurnment will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made in her memory to a charity of one's choice.
05/09/05

PARRELL, Robert Vincent - Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving wife and children, on May 17, 2005, Robert Parrell, aged 61 years. Predeceased by his parents Vincent and Daisy Parrell; brother Wilson and mother-in-law Helen Smith. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 34 years, Sheila (nee Smith); daughter: Yvonne Fowler (Philip); sons: Anthony and Christopher (Angie Reddy); beloved grandchildren: Emilie and Colby Fowler. Also leaving to mourn his brothers: Fred, Don (Joan), David (Winnie), Randell (Mary) and Jim (Judy); sisters: Shirl Squires (Fred) and Sandra Butler (John); father-in-law: Clarence Smith; brothers-in-law: Clar Smith and Paul Smith; sisters-in-law: Betty Smith (Terry Bailey) and Harriet Short (Ed); nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Friday from 10-12 noon. Funeral service to take place from St. Thomas' Anglican Church on Friday, May 20, 2005 at 2 p.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer's Society. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
05/18/05

PARSONS, Ellen Jane "Nellie" (nee Gear) - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, May 11, 2005, Ellen Jane "Nellie" Parsons (nee Gear) of Salmon Cove, age 103 years. Predeceased by husband, Matthew, 1935; three sons: Mose, Will and Matthew; two daughters: Alice and Lilly; two step-sons: Hedley and John Robert; one step-daughter, Jane; parents: John and Eliza Gear; five brothers: Jim, John, Reuben, Israel and Tom; five sisters: Mary, Susannah, Alice, Ada and Cicily. Leaving to mourn one daughter, Mildred Johnson, Torbay; one son, Hector, Whitbourne; daughter-in-law Winnie (Mose, deceased), Markland; a large number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Rhoda Gear, Bell Island; also a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Friday, May 13. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Riverside United Church and Cemetery, Salmon Cove. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to Riverside United Church, Salmon Cove or the Children's Wish Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/12/05

PARSONS, Jean - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, May 10, 2005, Jean Parsons of Freshwater, Carbonear, age 56 years. Predeceased by father: Ira; brother: Hollis. Leaving to mourn husband: David S.; two sons: Kent (Leah), Cambridge, ON and Craig (Krista), Carbonear; two grandchildren: Kyle and Kaitlin; mother: Dorothy Grant, South Brook; two brothers: David Grant and Stephen (Doris) Grant, both of South Brook; four sisters: Bernice (Glen) McKay, Paradise, Bonnie (Chris) Reid, Calgary, AB, Trudy Wyatt and Sue (Scott) McKay, both of Springdale; special aunt; Mildred Sullivan, Springdale; brothers-in-law: Reginald (Elaine) Saunders, Carbonear, Eric Parsons (Yvonne), John (Mary) Parsons and Frank Parsons, all of Freshwater, Carbonear; Sidney (Joan) Parsons, St. John's; sisters-in-law: Nellie Parsons, Robert's Arm and Lucy Grant, Little Bay; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon, Thursday, May 12. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Freshwater, Carbonear. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation c/o Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre. 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 additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/11/05

PECKHAM, William E. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, May 18, 2005, William E. Peckham of Salmon Cove, age 95 years. Predeceased by wife: Amelia; infant daughter Marjorie; parents Edward and Jemima (Butt); step-mother Ida Peckham; brothers Gordon, Arthur and George; sisters Lizzie, Harriet and Agnes. Leaving to mourn one daughter: Rosalie (Edward) Penney, Harbour Grace; three sons Gordon (Rose), Salmon Cove; Albert (Barbara), Mount Pearl and Roy (Ruth), St. John's; six grandchildren: Paula (Dean), Goldie (Robert), David (Brenda), Dawn (Bruce), Andrew (Sharon) and Danny (Keara); two great-grandchildren: Jordan and Joshua; two sisters-in-law Doris (James) Kelloway, St. John's and Marjorie Kirby, Toronto, ON; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Saturday, May 21. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Riverside United Church and Cemetery, Salmon Cove. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Riverside United Church, Salmon Cove or to the TCP Health Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 Noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/20/05

PERCY, Myrtle Elizabeth (French) - Passed peacefully away on May 2, 2005 at Carbonear General Hospital, Myrtle Percy, age 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Maxwell. Leaving with wonderful memories, daughter Florence Crocker (Winston); son Roy (Yvonne Moyst); grandchildren: Reverend Yvonne and Tracy Crocker, Lee (Dana), Danielle and Christopher Percy; great-grandchildren: Leah and Noah Percy; brother Clayton French (Effie) (Brigus); sisters: Hazel Godden (New York), Bessie Richel (Lloyd) (California/Alaska); special sister-in-law Elsie Pynn (Harbour Grace); devoted friends: Dave and Yvonne Brewer (Old Perlican), and a large circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Hopkins' Funeral Home, Old Perlican on Tuesday, May 3 and Barrett's Funeral Home, St. John's, Wednesday, May 4th from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., and on Thursday, May 5 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 5 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
05/03/05

PHILPOTT, Phyllis - Passed away suddenly on Friday, May 6, 2005, Phyllis Marie Philpott of Musgravetown, in her 77th year. Predeceased by her husband Harvey and infant daughter Karen. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughters: Marion (Jim Reader), Bloomfield, Lori Murphy (Paul O'Brien), Lethbridge and Lois (Jim Flynn), Gander; grandchildren: Ryan and Erin Murphy and Valerie and Heather Flynn and a large circle of family and close friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Lethbridge. Funeral service 2 p.m. Sunday, May 8, 2005 from St. John The Divine Anglican Church, Canning's Cove with interment at Anglican Cemetery, Musgravetown. In her memory flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
05/07/05

PICCOTT, Raymond- Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, May 8th, 2005 Raymond Piccott in his 88th year. Predeceased by his mother and father, four brothers, and three sisters. Leaving to mourn his very loving and devoted wife of 64 years Elizabeth (nee Martin), son Ray (Ethel), daughter Geraldine, his two sisters Lillian Winsor and Emily Brown, four Grandchildren Kirk (Caryla) Piccott, Kent (Amy), Piccott, Jamie Lee Keating (Justin), and Jeremy Keating (Fran) and their father Frank Keating; Also four great-grandchildren Logan, Liam, and Lucas Piccott and Nicholas Keating, (Poppy Ray) as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday, May 9, from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. and on Tuesday, May 10, from 2 p.m.-4 p.m., and 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday, May 11, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant. No Flowers by request, donation in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/09/05

PITCHER, Joan (nee Harnett)- Passed peacefully away on Sunday, May 22, 2005, at Hoyles Escasoni Complex. Joan Pitcher aged 64 years. Predeceased by her parents: Patrick and Jessie Harnett, sisters: Patricia Flannigan and Regina Dinn. Leaving to mourn her husband, Max, daughters: Maxine and Zandra, grandchildren, Ashley and Chelsey, sisters, Minnie (Marcel), Mildred, and Pearl (Frances), brothers, Gerard (Laura), Patrick (Linda), and Fabian (Dorinda); also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl, on Tuesday, May 24 from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m. and on Wednesday, May 25 from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday, May 25, 2005 at 2 p.m. from the Church of the Good Shepherd, Mount Pearl, with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/24/05

PITTMAN, Eric "David" - 54, of Moncton, NB. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 17, 2005, at the Moncton Hospital after a brief illness. Born in St. John's, NL, he is mourned by his parents Hazel and Eric Pittman of Halifax, NS (formerly of St. John's), his sister Margo Stewart (Harvey) of Bedford, his aunt Mrs. Clare Rowe, St. John's and many relatives and friends, including special friend Mrs. Dorothy Bayliss of Moncton. At the family's request there will be no visitation. A private family interment will be held following cremation. Arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Bros. Funeral Home, (506)857-8564. www.tuttlefuneralhome.com
05/20/05

PITTMAN, Harold Patrick - Passed away suddenly at his residence on Monday, May 2, 2005, Harold Patrick Pittman, member of the Knights of Columbus, age 75 years. Predeceased by his parents, Michael and Mary; brothers: Leo, Derm and Frank; sisters: Agnes and Gertrude. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife of 53 years, Helen (nee McDonald); daughters: Patsy (Bill), Debbie (Harvey); sons: Wayne (Gloria) and Glenn (Judy); grandchildren: Craig and Adam; Rodney and Rayleighn; Darrell; Jillian and Emily; brothers: Gerry (Rita), Bernard (Barb); sister: Veronica Mills; sisters-in-law: Florence and Pearl Pittman; also many nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, other relatives and friends with a special thank you to Aunt Florence Pittman. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, May 4, 2005, at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment to follow at Holy Speculchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted.
05/03/05

PITTMAN, Shirley Theresa (nee Francis) (1940-2005) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, May 3, 2005. Predeceased by her husband John (1979), daughter Jean (1997), infant son Stephen (1982), brother Patrick (1993) and her parents, Mary Jane Francis (1950) and Edward Francis (1981). Ever remembered and sadly missed by her children: Jackie (Noel Rendell), Nicole (Mark Verge), Tony and John (Renée); grandchildren: Melissa (Jay), Stephanie, Janelle and Mitchell and great-grandchild Miguel. Also leaving to mourn sisters: Margaret (Alvin), Tish, Cathy (Alex), Julie; brothers Junior and Jim (Beatrice); and sister-in-law Mary Francis and their families, as well as a large circle of family, including many brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, who considered her a sister, and dear friends especially Florence Power and Shirley's longtime friends Edith Hobbs and Mats Walker. Also the Rendell and Pittman Families. A special thanks to Myles Bragg who courageously helped Mom during her time of need and to all of the staff at CCU, including Elaine, Sheila, Colleen, Barb and AJ. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Wednesday from 2 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 6, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. from St. John Bosco Church. Cremation to follow. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
"Beloved mother, grandmother and friend"
05/04/05

POWELL, Catherine (Kay) Mary (Davis) (Oates) - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Home on Wednesday, May 18, 2005, Catherine (Kay) Mary Powell, past resident of Pearl House and Hill Crest Estates, Mount Pearl. She was born on Bell Island in 1911, daughter of the late Mary Squires and John Davis. Predeceased by her husbands, William Powell and Robert Oates; her sister Marjorie Bishop; brother-in-law Edward (Ned) Hickey; sons-in-law: Ronald St. Croix, Vernon Ivins, Leslie Horwood and great-grandson Corey William Brown. Leaving to mourn their loss of a loving mother, Maureen O'Brien (George), Mount Pearl, Kathleen Ivins (Vernon, deceased), California and Rita Samuelson (Andrew), St. John's; also leaving to mourn a loving sister, Rita Hickey, St. John's and brother Brendan Davis, Cambridge, Ont. She was a special grandmother to Suzanne, Regina, Ronald, William, Patrick, Kathy, John, Michael, Kim, Yvonne, Rita, Debbie, Keith and Steve; great-grandmother to Lori-Ann, Bradley, Christopher, Walter, Curtis, Mark, Zachery, Kyle, Patrick, Nicholas, Evan, Madison, Colton, Ethan, Justin, Edward, Christopher, Kenneth, Michael, Breanna, Sara, Lesley, Hayley, Katie and Ashley. She will also be remembered by other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held Thursday and Friday, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, St. John's. Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church, Patrick Street. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As Mom so loved flowers, they will be gratefully accepted or donations in her memory can be made to Newfoundland and Labrador Special Olympics, Suite 426, 354 Water St., St. John's, NL
Finally at home with her Skipper. Her Memory is Enshrined in our Hearts
05/19/05

POWELL, Mary - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear on Monday, May 16, 2005, Mary Powell of Victoria, age 80 years. Predeceased by husband: Thomas; brothers: Lewis, James and Hubert; sisters: Rella, Elizabeth and Ada. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Dorothy (Paul) Barnes, St. John's and Mary Powell, Ontario; one son: George (Gloria), Salmon Cove; three grandchildren: Nicholas, Sheri Lynn (Paul) and Thomas; two step-grandchildren: Jason and Adam; one brother: Jonathan Simms, Carbonear; two sisters: Marjorie Johnson, Ontario and Ruby (James) Bourne, Mount Pearl; sisters-in-law: Joyce, Carbonear and Ruby, Victoria; brother-in-law: Cyril, Ontario; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Thursday, May 19. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. at the United Church and Cemetery, Victoria. In lieu of flowers; as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be! made to the Alzheimer Society. 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 additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/18/05

PRIOR, Jean M. (nee Reissner) - January 21, 1921 - May 18, 2005. Jean Prior of Conception Harbour, formerly of Toronto. Died peacefully in her sleep at home on Wednesday, May 18th, 2005 at the age of 84. She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Peter; daughter, Shirley (John Dalton); grandson, Michael Dalton all of Conception Harbour, and sister Shirley Martin (Bill) of Chatham, ON; also a circle of extended family and friends, both in Newfoundland and Ontario. In accordance with Jean's wishes, cremation has taken place and burial will follow in Chatham, ON.
05/21/05

QUINN, Donald Arthur - Passed peacefully away at his home on Wednesday, May 18th, 2005 in the presence of his loving family, Donald Arthur Quinn in his 73rd year. Predeceased by his parents, Rupert and Florence Quinn of Harbour Grace and his brother John "Bud" Quinn. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife of 47 years, Janet (nee Maunder); son Todd (Susan); daughter Leisa (Gary Sullivan) and son Darroch (Julie). He was also a devoted grandfather to Joshua, Katie, Timothy and Alexandria Sullivan, Robyn Quinn and Emilie and Rebecca Quinn. Also leaving to mourn are his sister Joyce (Roland Winsor); brothers: Raymond Quinn (Shirley), Lorne Quinn (Glenda), Terry Quinn (Anne Marie); aunts: Jane Sheppard of Montreal and Mary Sheppard of Gander; and brother-in-law David Maunder (Vanda). As well as a large number of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. By his wishes, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Friday, May 20th from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and on Saturday, May 21st from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Sunday, May 22nd, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Gower Street United Church. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center, c/o The Newfoundland Cancer Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/20/05

REID, Craig Anthony - January 20, 1972 - May 3, 2005. It is with broken hearts that Craig's family announce the sudden passing of a much loved son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, nephew, cousin and friend, in Fernie, B.C. Leaving behind to celebrate his life and share happy and loving memories are his parents, Robert and Sharon (nee Peckham); sister Tracy; brother-in-law Dan Demmings and darling niece, Brooke Amelia. Also saddened by his passing are his uncles: James Peckham (Judy), David Peckham (Dorothy), Edward Reid (Mary); his aunts: Jean Sbardella (Joseph, deceased), Chesapeake, VA, Joan Wilhelm (Eugene), Chesapeake, VA, Florence McCully (Richard, deceased), Omaha, NE; special aunt, Shirley Reid, St. John's, NL and Sylvia Peckman of Ontario; great-aunts: Myrtle Sullivan, Gertrude Bragg, Edith Hynes, St. John's; his loving cousins in NL, BC, ON and the United States; his special friends and co-workers in Fernie, BC, Calgary, AB, Gander and St. John's, NL. Waiting for Craig are his grandparents: George and Maud Reid and Harry and Myra Peckham. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander with visitations Saturday 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Monday 10:00 a.m. - 12 Noon. Funeral Service Monday, May 9th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Martin's Anglican Cathedral, Gander. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in Craig's memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of one's choice. To sign our online guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.com
He was truly loved and will be dearly missed
05/06/05

ROGERS, Lester W. - Passed peacefully away at Brookfield Hospital on May 19, 2005, Lester W. Rogers, age 83 years of Centreville. Predeceased by his wife Marjorie and parents: Edgar Charles and Hannah Rogers; son-in-law Morgan Lockyer; sister-in-law Tryphenia Rogers; brother-in-law Clarence Pickett. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are one son, Kevin (Maisie) of Centreville; three daughters: Gladys Pike (Don) of Woody Point, Bonne Bay, Emma Brown (Jeffrey) of Centreville, Marie Lockyer of Fort McMurray; eight grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; one brother Ronald; one sister Ethel Pickett, both of Centreville and a large circle of other relatives and many friends. Funeral service will be held on May 22nd at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Centreville, with Rev. Sam Rose officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Church Cemetery, Centreville. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Barnabas Anglican Church Cemetery Fund, Centreville. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/ Musgrave Harbour.
05/21/05

ROSE, Hughie G. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, May 16, 2005, Hughie G. Rose of Victoria, age 77 years. Predeceased by parents Thomas and Phoebe; sister Lillian Penney; brothers Herbert, Fred, Jack and Jim; brothers-in-law: Roy Kelloway and Gordon Penney. Leaving to mourn wife Annie; two daughters: Barbara (Ted) Milley, Labrador City and Bonnie Rose, Fernie, B.C.; four sons: Glen (Pearl), Victoria; John (Yvonne), Ajax, ON; Danny (Charlene), Gander and Barry (Debbie), Red Deer, AB; eight grandchildren: Darren, Dion, Michelene (Claude), Nicola, Lacey, Sabastien, Joelle and Wayne; two great-grandchildren: Christian and Ryan; four brothers: Thomas, Toronto, ON; Clarence (Ruby), Perry's Cove; Aubrey (Eileen) and Vincent (Genevieve), both of Victoria; two sisters: Mildred Kelloway, Bay Roberts and Nattie (Stephen) Nolan, St. Mary's; sisters-in-law: Betty Rose, Gander; Helen Rose, Victoria and Eileen Linehan, St. John's; also a large number of ! other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Thursday, May 19. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Bethel Pentecostal Church and Cemetery, Victoria. Flowers gratefully accepted or as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Bethel Pentecostal Church Building Fund, Victoria. 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 additional information, please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/18/05

ROSSITER, William Lawrence (Bill) - Died suddenly at home, in the presence of family, on Wednesday, May 18th, 2005, William Lawrence Rossiter, age 65 years, Retired Deputy Chief of the St. John's Regional Fire Department. Predeceased by son John (2003); parents, John and Mary; brothers: John, Patty (Essie), Vince and sister Mary. Left with a lifetime of fond and loving memories, wife Brenda (nee Kennedy); son Billy and daughter Karen. Lovingly remembered by brothers: Tom (Daphne) and Lar (Alice); brother-in-law John Kennedy (Marg) and sister-in-law Rose Ann Evans and their families. Also left to mourn his sad loss many very special nieces and nephews; other special family Ron Rossiter, Beatrice MacPherson, Kathleen Rossiter and Ruth Rossiter; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, May 23rd, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Mary Queen of the World Church, Topsail Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the John Rossiter Memorial Scholarship Fund, Emergency Medical Care Inc., 239 Brownlow Avenue, Suite 300, Dartmouth, NS B3B 2B2, Attention Doug Sabean.
05/20/05

ROWE, Donald - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Center on May 19, 2005, Donald Rowe aged 88 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Isabel; children: Doris (Brian), Austin (Margaret), Calvin (Natalie), Linda (Eg), Judy (Paul), Joy (Jim); grandchildren: Brian, Bob, Karen, Howie, Chris, Karl, Ken, Sandi, Craig, Marcel, Gina, Jennifer, Kent, Scott, Stephen and Jason; great-grandchildren: Rebecca, Laura, Sarah, David, Alex, Luke, Mackenzie, Er in, Thomas, Maggie, Jacob, Nathan, Kierstyn and Gracyn. His sister Muriel; brother Wallace and special sister-in-law Marjorie. As well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Friday, May 20 from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and on Saturday, May 21 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Saturday, May 21 at 2 p.m. from Wesley United Church. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Long Side Community Centre, 41 Shaw Street. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/20/05

RYAN, Sheila - December 12, 1922 - May 9, 2005, of Pasadena. It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sheila Ryan announce her passing at her family residence surrounded by all her brothers and sisters, in her 82nd year. She will be sadly missed by her brothers and sisters: Stella Trudel, Teresa Haire, Joseph (Margaret), Florine Quigley, Patrick (Betty) and Jean (Richard); her sisters-in-law: Mary Ryan, Mabel Ryan and Gladys Ryan; her 54 nieces and nephews; 79 great-nieces and nephews and 14 great-great-nieces and nephews; also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Stella Ryan; her sisters: Nellie Power (Walter), baby Mabel Ryan and Vernecia Williams (Mike); her brothers: Peter (Margaret), Henry, Albin, Arthur and Cecil, and also her brother-in-law Jack Haire. The family will be receiving family and friends today, Wednesday, May 11, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake. The funeral Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. with Father Peddle officiating with the interment to follow at the church cemetery in Pasadena. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. Forever in our Hearts
05/11/05

SAUNDERS, Kathleen - Passed away at Lakeside Homes, Gander on May 18th, 2005, Kathleen Saunders of Gander Bay, aged 91 years. Predeceased by husband Harold Saunders; sisters: Hope Gillingham and Margaret Bursey; brother Ross Torraville. Leaving to mourn sons: Frank (Joan), David (Phyllis), Bill (Kathleen), Ross (Olive); daughters: Susie Abbott (Tobe), Barby Anctil (Gerry), Pauline Van Vught (Harry), Joyceanne Brake (Allan), Jenny Willcott (Levi); 22 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; sister Barbara Hopkins; sister-in-law Helen Torraville; brother-in-law Don Saunders (Shirley). Funeral service will be held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. from the Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Wing's Point. Interment to follow at Christ Church Anglican Cemetery, Clark's Head. Public visitation on Friday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gander Dialysis Unit or to the Holy Trinity Anglican Church.
05/20/05

SIMMS, Kathleen - Passed peacefully away at the Agnes Pratt Home, St. John's, on Thursday, May 5, 2005, Kathleen Simms of Marysvale, aged 80 years. Predeceased by her husband John. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, six sons: Harold and Patsy, Colin and Millie, Kenneth and Marie, John and Sandra, Greg, Stephen and Corina; three daughters: Alice and Patrick, Vonnie, Catherine and Gordon; sisters: Alice and Albert, Gertie, Margaret and Kevin; twenty-four grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; also a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton's Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral to take place on Monday, May 9, 2005, at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Snow's Church, Marysvale, with interment to follow in the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus. Flowers gratefully accepted. Visitation hours: Friday 3 p.m. - 10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
05/07/05

SLADE, Neil Llewellyn - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Tuesday, May 3, 2005 of Arnold's Cove in his 75th year. Predeceased by his mother and father; sisters: Ada and Alice and brother Morgan. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Bessie (nee Brown) of 48 years, formerly of Corner Brook; daughters: Cindy (Randy Boutcher), St. John's, Kendra, Scarborough, ON and Twila (Colin Douglas), Mississauga, ON; brothers: Wilson (Ruby), Arnold's Cove, Reg (Marion), Arnold's Cove and Walt (Jessie), Ajax, ON; grandchildren: Michelle Boutcher (Fabian), Angela Boutcher (Derrick), Andrew Gagne, Matthew Gagne, Christopher Boutcher (Angie) and Neil Douglas and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Arnold's Cove. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 6, 2005 from Salvation Army Citadel, Arnold's Cove with interment at Interfaith Cemetery, Arnold's Cove. In his memory flowers gratefully accepted or a memorial donation to Salvation Army Building Fund.
05/05/05

SLANEY, Elizabeth (nee Leawood) - Passed peacefully away after a six-month battle with cancer on May 2, 2005. Leaving to mourn are daughters: Cindy (Stephen Miller) and Shirley (Glen Philpott); sons: Roger, Chris (Beth Mijares), David, Daniel Curtis (Connie). She is fondly remembered by her grandchildren: Deanne, Charli, Emily-Jane, Chloe-Joy, Myles, Suzanne, Haleigh and Colin. Betty will be greatly missed by her brother Chesley (Doris Duffett); sister Gloria (Jim Roy) and special friend Paul Davison. She also leaves behind a large circle of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by mother Lucy and sisters: Marjorie and Ruth. Betty's cremation has already take place and a memorial will be held in her birthplace and childhood home of Britannia at a later date. Special thanks to the staff of KI East Palliative Care Unit of Sunnybrook and Women's College Hospital, Toronto, ON for their great care and respect, especially in the darkest hours of her illness. Betty was a wonderful mother, aunt and friend. Her door was always open to her family, her friends, and the friends of her family. She prepared many a meal and always cooked more than enough in case someone dropped by or was dragged along. She spent every Christmas for the past few years extending her great culinary skills to the homeless of Toronto. She listened to problems, offered advice and made us laugh. She held a special place in our lives and always will. Our hearts are sad and our souls feel empty without her. Donations may be made in her memory to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Sunnybrook and Women's College Hospital Fund.
05/14/05

SMITH, Alice Gertie - Passed suddenly away at her home in Arnold's Cove on Thursday, May 26, 2005. Alice G. Smith, formerly of Woody Island, P. Bay, aged 90 years. Predeceased by her parents Eli and Dinah Smith; two brothers: Gideon and Benjamin; one sister Adeline Lockyer. Left with fond and loving memories her sister-in-law Pearl Smith of Gander; many nieces and nephews and a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Arnold's Cove. Funeral service will take place at the United Church, Arnold's Cove at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2005 with interment at the Interfaith Cemetery, Arnold's Cove. In her memory flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the United Church, Arnold's Cove.
05/28/05

SMITH, Maxwell Gordon Nathan - October 13, 1935 - May 24, 2005. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Tuesday, May 24, 2005, Maxwell Smith of Chance Cove, aged 69 years, 7 months. Leaving to mourn wife: Elizabeth (Betty), son: Derek; daughter: Connie (Roland) Smith; granddaughter: Ashley Smith; sister: Doreen Fahey; Also lovingly remembered by a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Salvation Army Citadel, Chance Cove, from where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 26th at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Chance Cove. As expressions of sympathy donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army Building Fund, Chance Cove. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo.
05/25/05

SOMERTON, Douglas - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital on May 20, 2005, aged 87 years of Bell Island. Left to mourn with loving memories, his wife Myra of 66 years; four children: Doug (Terri), Port Elgin, Ontario, Cyril (Sandy), New Chelsey, Trinity Bay, Gloria Serre (Reg), London, Ontario, Coss (Gloria), Whitbourne; two sisters: Gladys Hearn, Laura Murphy; eleven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home with visitation on Saturday from 12-10 p.m.; Sunday from 2-10 p.m. Funeral service on Monday, May 23, 2005 at 11 a.m. from St. Cyprian's Church. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island. No flowers by request, donations may be made in his memory to St. Cyprian's Church, Bell Island.
05/21/05

SPENCER, Patrick N. - Veteran of the Mayala Campaign War, 1945-1952. Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, May 20, 2005, Patrick Spencer of Brigus aged 76 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife, Yvonne; three sons: Donald (Donna), David, Peter (Nickie); two daughters: Patricia, Sheila (Darren); three sisters: Alice, Violet, Maureen; three brothers: Bob, Donald, George (Jane); six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton's Funeral Home, Brigus until 12 noon on Monday. Funeral to take place on Monday, May 23, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. from the Anglican Church, South River, with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Brigus. Flowers gratefully accepted. Visitation hours: Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.; Monday 10 a.m. - 12 noon.
05/21/05

SPRACKLIN, Craig D. - Passed away suddenly at Health Sciences Centre, St. John's on Saturday, May 28, 2005, Craig D. Spracklin of Country Road, Bay Roberts, aged 33 years. Predeceased by father: James Spracklin. Leaving to mourn mother: Mae Spracklin; fiancee Cheryl Mercer; son: Tyler; sister: Rosalie (Mike) Fleming; brother: Trevor (Millicent Bishop); nephews: Justin and Joshua; And a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Monday and Tuesday 10-12 Noon, 2-5 pm, 7-10 pm, Wednesday 10-12 Noon. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, June 1, 2005 at 2:00 pm from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Coley's Point. Interment in the St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cemetery, Coley's Point. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Family Memorial Fund.
05/31/05

STANLEY, Veronica (nee Penton) - 1942-2005, formerly of Joe Batts Arm, Fogo, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2005, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was predeceased by her husband William Stanley, good friend Patrick Burton, parents Peter and Bridgett Penton and brother Donald Penton. She leaves to mourn, sons: Derrick and Jerry (Vanessa); daughters: Lillian (Ed), Melinda (Steve) and Mabel (Patrick); grandsons: Evan, Josh, Nate and Zack; granddaughters: Erin, Melvenia, Makayla and Abbey; brothers: Joseph (Gertrude), Andrew, Herman, Peter (Madeline); sisters: Monica (Clarence), Rosemary, Mary Margaret, Lillian, Victoria (Ronald) and a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. A special thank-you to the angels of mercy at the Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit and to Dr. Eaton - your kindness will never be forgotten. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m., Tuesday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Funeral service on Wednesday, May 18, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Caul's Chapel. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the P.C.U.
05/17/05

STOKES, Perpetua O'Brien (Pat) - Age 85, passed away peacefully at her home in Conley's Chapel Village, Lewes, Delaware on Wednesday, May 4, 2005, surrounded by her family following a brief illness. Mrs. Stokes was born July 28, 1919 in St. John's, Newfoundland. She emigrated to Boston, Massachusetts in 1939 and became a naturalized citizen in 1944. Throughout World War II, she remained in the U.S. and later married Elmer Stokes, a staff sergeant in the USMC. Her favorite pastimes included going to the horse races at Dover, Harrington and Ocean City, family trips to Atlantic City, gardening and doing crossword puzzles with her loving pets Slazenger, Shadow, Sassy, and Summer in constant attendance. Mrs. Stokes was preceded in death by her parents Maurice and Margaret O'Brien, her brothers Maurice, Michael, James, David, Dennis, Jack, William and Patrick, and her sisters Bridget Kavanagh and Mary Gosse, all of St. John's, Newfoundland. Mrs. Stokes is survived by her beloved husband of 39 years, Elmer S. Stokes, son Robert Loud and wife Penny of Steuben, Maine, son Buster Loud and wife Diane of Port Charlotte, Florida, son Christian Stokes and wife Kasey of Dover, daughter Priscilla Clark and husband Robert of Washington, D.C., daughter Barbara Nielsen of Wilmington, daughter Ingrid Stokes of Lewes, daughter Alice Doeppe and husband Jerry of Spotsylvania, Virginia, and daughter Mitzi Allen of Bosque, New Mexico. She was also blessed with 14 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She will be dearly missed by her devoted friend and companion Kathy McBride. A Celebration of Life Memorial Service was held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2005, at Melson's Funeral Home, Long Neck Chapel, Long Neck Road, Millsboro, Delaware 19966. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be sent to the American Institute for Cancer Research, P.O. Box 97167, Washington, D.C. 20090-7167 or Delaware Hospice, 610 North DuPont Highway, Suite 107, Georgetown, Delaware 19947.
05/11/05

STREET, Helena P. (nee Bishop)- Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at the Palliative Care Unit, L.A. Miller Centre on Sunday May 29th, 2005. Helena Street of St. John's age 77 years. Predeceased by her husband George and parents Ambrose and Priscilla Bishop. Leaving to mourn with precious memories her son Ambrose (Jeanette), Daniel; daughters Yvonne (Joseph), Beverly (Edward), Sharon (Jim), Juanette (Jim), Elaine (Randy); Twenty-five grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren; sisters Ann Hamilton U.S.A. and Matilda Vokey Ont. Also a large circle of family and friends. A special thank you to Father Fred Brown for his many blessing prayers and the caring staff of the Palliative Care for their thoughtfulness and supportive ways over the last few days. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday 7-9 p.m. and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial on Tuesday, May 31st, at 2 p.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers graciously accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the charity of one's choice.
"Sacred Heart of Jesus Have Mercy on Her Soul."
05/30/05

STREET, William Francis Alexander (Bill) - Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, May 4, 2005, William (Bill) Street, aged 45 years. Predeceased by his mother, Joan Street (2003) and baby sister (1973). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his beloved wife Helen (nee Whalen); son William (Fallon); daughter Allison; father Alex Street (friend Shirley); sister Holly Doyle (Steve); mother and father-in-law, Allison and Tom Whalen; special friend Sam Hillier; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to be held from St. John Bosco R.C. Church, Shea Heights on Monday, May 9, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Diabetes Association. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/06/05

STUCKEY, Frank - Passed away peacefully at St. Clare's Hospital on Wednesday, May 11, 2005, Frank Stuckey, formerly of Pike's Arm, Notre Dame Bay, age 94 years. Frank was a long-term member of the Loyal Orange Lodge, Herring Neck (67 years) and a member of the Chapter of Black Knights (64 years). Predeceased by his brother Herbert, Royal Navy 1942; sisters: Patience Hancock, 1990, Elizabeth Sooley, 2002 and Hettie Elliott, 2002. Left with fond and loving memories his wife of 58 years, Ena; daughters: Jocelyn Gavin (Fred), Lorraine Rossiter (Austin); son Herbert (Andrea); loving grandchildren: Lisa Beattie (Don), Maureen Gavin, Bradley Gavin (Betty Ann), Joe Rossiter, Carla Skinner (Glen), Kate Stuckey, Adam Stuckey, Rebecca Stuckey; great-grandchildren: Blaire Hodder, Danielle and Ashley Watkins, Daniel and Kaitlyn Gavin; sister Laura Kingsley; sister-in-law Mary Crowdy; brother-in-law Wilson Smart; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Isles Funeral Home, Twillingate on Friday, May 13th. Funeral at Pike's Arm on Saturday, May 14th at 11:00 a.m. Donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
05/12/05

SULLIVAN, Patrick Joseph - Passed away suddenly on May 12th, 2005, Patrick Joseph Sullivan, aged 69 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Theresa; his loving son Patrick (Tammy); sister Josephine Oliver; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jean and Robert Neville; sister-in-law Mary Hennebury and William Morrissey. Predeceased by brother-in-law Thomas Morrissey. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of family, friends and close friend Klaus Schwerdtfeger. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass from Mary Queen of the World Parish at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 16th, 2005. Cremation to follow. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memory are being accepted by the family. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/13/05

SULLIVAN, Ronald Robert - It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ronald Robert Sullivan announce his passing at the Carmelite House in Grand Falls-Windsor on the 4th of May 2005 at the age of 83. Ronald was a member of the Royal Navy 1940-1945, past president in the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 12 (1979), and past president CPU Local 88. Ron retired from Abitibi Price in 1984. Predeceased by his wife Ruby (Goulding) on Sept. 29, 2002; mother and father, Peter and Annie; brothers: Jim and Peter; and sister Margaret. Left with fond and loving memories are sons: Ron Jr. (Theresa) of Grand Falls-Windsor, Peter (Sherry) of Grand Falls-Windsor; daughters: Donna Sullivan of Grand Falls-Windsor, Brenda Sullivan of Grand Falls-Windsor and Jo-Ann Parsons (Scott) of Conception Bay South. Also leaving to mourn are eleven grandchildren; 3 great-grandsons; numerous nephews and nieces; brothers: Bill (Marge), Lenard, Jed (Marina), Joe (Darlene); sisters: Geraldine Griffin (Bill), Mary Hayward (Bill), Anne Murphy (Leo), Diana Curran (Dave); sister-in-law Ruth Sullivan and a large circle of extended family and friends. Fr. David Joy conducted the funeral service at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception on Saturday, May 7, 2005, 11:00 a.m. Interment was at the Roman Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers were Joe Sullivan, Jed Sullivan, Michael Foley, Nathan Sullivan, Scott Parsons, and Dennis Mills. Honourary Pallbearers were Branch 12 of the Royal Canadian Legion. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Lorna Mews and Michael Goodyear of Central Funeral Homes.
05/06/05

SWAIN, William Edmund - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, May 25, 2005, William Edmund Swain of Carbonear, age 84 years. Predeceased by sisters: Sarah M. and Vivian. Leaving to mourn wife Dorothy A.; one brother Bertram (Verna), Carbonear; brother-in-law James Power, Stephenville; a number of nephews, nieces as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, WATER STREET, CARBONEAR until 12:00 noon Saturday, May 28. Funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to Bethany United Church or to the Carbonear General Hospital. 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 additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/27/05

THORNHILL, Carmel (Ryan) - With regret, the family announce the passing of Carmel Ann (Ryan) Thornhill on Monday, May 2, 2005, surrounded by her family at the L.A. Miller Center. She faced her illness each day with courage. Leaving to mourn are husband, Edward; daughters: Heather (Jim Pankovich), Edmonton and Pamela (David Snow), St. John's; her precious grandchildren: Malcolm and baby Heidi Snow will truly miss her. Also left with special memories are sisters-in-law: June Chafe, St. John's, Jean Ryan, Placentia and May Young (Charles), Halifax, N.S. Carmel will be remembered by her warmth and kindness shown to family and many friends. Without doubt, her best friend and neighbor, Jill Ross, and husband Peter, will miss her every day, as they were an integral part of our family's life. As per Carmel's request, cremation has occurred. Visitation took place from Barrett's Funeral Home, Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday, May 4, 2005. A funeral service was held on Thursday, May 5, 2005 from Barrett's Chapel, with burial at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association appreciated.
05/14/05

THORNHILL, Gertrude May (nee Hoyles) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on May 19, 2005 Gertrude Thornhill aged 78 years. Predeceased by her husband Raymond, her parents Evelyn and Jessie, and sisters Jean and Nina. Leaving to mourn her sons Doug (Mary), Derrick (Shelby), and daughter Dale Downey (Keith), and two brothers Lester (Jessie), and Hubert (friend Annie); also nine grandchildren and one great-grandson; as well as a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road on Saturday, May 21 and on Sunday, May 22, from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Monday, May 23, 2005 at 2 p.m. from the Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, Mount Pearl. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/21/05

TRAHEY, Mary Bernace (Hawco) - June 12, 1924 - May 28, 2005. Passed peacefully away, after a brief illness, Mary Trahey (Hawco) of Colliers. Predeceased by her husband, Joseph; her parents, Anna May and Bernard Hawco; her sisters: Lorraine Bryant and Carol Brandt and her brothers: Bill Hawco Dore and Bernard Hawco. Leaving, with loving memories, to celebrate her life are her daughters: Doreen (Mike Shea), Pouch Cove, Mary (Frank Doyle), Ontario, Sheila (Vince Doyle), Colliers and her sons: Joseph (Joan), John, Gerard (Carrie) Colliers and Loyola, St. John's; her sister: Louise Leach, New Hampshire, USA; and brothers-in-law: Jerry Brandt, Maryland, USA, Ernest Bryant, New Hampshire, USA and James Trahey, Conception Harbour; thirteen grandchildren: Sheldon (Erin), Mike (Connie), Karyn (Scott), Stephanie (Jason), Shawn (Nicolle), Andr (Tammy), Stefan, Krista, Curtis, Christopher, Stephen, Aimee and Teri-Leigh; four great-grandchildren: Sean, Alanna, Aidan and Jessica; special god-child: Theresa (Cole) Hickey, Yellowknife; and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home in Conception Harbour. Visitation Hours - Monday, May 30 from 3 to 9 p.m., and Tuesday, May 31 from 2-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church in Colliers. Interment to follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to Immaculate Conception Parish.
We will hold you in our hearts while God holds you in His hands.
05/31/05

TREMBLETT, Margaret (nee Linehan) - Passed peacefully away at Escasoni on Tuesday, May 17, 2005, Margaret Tremblett, aged 97 years of Colinet. Predeceased by her husband, Patrick, her sons: Eddy, Alban, Fergus, Clarence and Hugh, her daughters: Ethel, Catherine and Evelyn, her sons-in-law: Jack Didham, Kevin Anstey and Harold Sparkes, her daughters-in-law: Carmel Tremblett, her sisters: Clarice, Angela, her brothers: Clifford, John, Leo and Carl. Left with fond and loving memories are her son: Jack (Mary), Colinet; her daughters: Clara Anstey, Grand Falls, Eileen Sparkes, Kitchener, ON; her thirty-six grandchildren; eighty-eight great-grandchildren and twenty-one great-great-grandchildren; her sister: Evelyn Linehan, Colinet; her sister-in-law: Elizabeth Linehan, Colinet and a large circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Grace Church, Colinet. Visitation on Wednesday and Thursday from 1-4 pm and 6-9 pm. Funeral will take place on Friday, May 20, 2005 w! ith Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am. Interment will be in the RC Cemetery, Colinet. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"Father grant thy weary one, rest for evermore."
05/18/05

UDLE, Hazel - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, May 18, 2005, Hazel Udle, age 76 years. Predeceased by her parents. Leaving to mourn brothers: Reginald, Randolph, Cecil (Minnie) and Maxwell; sister Mollie (Harold) Morrissey; nephews: David (Annie), Gary (Georgina), Richard, Kevin and Campbell; niece Candance; as well as other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place by Hazel's request. A graveside Service was held at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery on Monday, May 23, 2005. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in Hazel's memory to the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/24/05

VANGROOTEL, Jerome Jacobus Traverse - Suddenly as the result of an auto accident in his 6th month term in Kitchener, Ontario. Jerome, loving son of Luc and Deeann (nee Traverse) Vangrootel. Grandson of Jack and Lisa Van Grootel of Kitchener and Jerry and Bernice Traverse of Newfoundland. Great-Grandson of Margaret Baile and Bruce Harrison. Nephew of Melissa Batler, Marc Vangrootel, Larry MacKay, Dwayne Traverse and Ray MacKay. Friends will be received at the Westmount Funeral Chapel, Kitchener, Ontario 519-743-8900 from 1:00 - 2:00 Friday afternoon. Funeral Service in the Chapel Friday afternoon at 2:00. Interment in Williamsburg Cemetery. Donations to Mothers Against Drunk Driving would be greatly appreciated by the family.
05/18/05

WADE, Elizabeth (Betty) (nee Jerrett) - It is with deep regret that we announce the peacefully passing at her home at 8 Elwood St., Louisbourg, Nova Scotia on Sunday, May 22, 2005, Elizabeth Wade, in her 62nd year. Predeceased by her parents, Ernest Jerrett and Mary Hannifan; her son John and the children's father, Michael J. Wade (died May 22, 2004). Left with fond and loving memories are her children: Mike (Sheri), Kim (Perry) Mahoney, Richard (Twyla), Angie (Toby) Carroll; and her precious grandchildren: Shannon, Emily, Adreanna; her brothers and sisters: Wilbert Jerrett, Dave (Georgie) Jerrett, Grace Clinker, George (Janet) Jerrett, Mary Elaine (Tom) Sparkes, Marion Urich, Dana (Tom) O'Brien, Patricia Dawson, Linda (Mick) Meaney, Nancy (Charles) Lindsay; special mention to her Uncle France and Aunt Joanie, and her very close friend, Joanne Lahey; also a large circle of extended family and friends. Her Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, May 28th, 2005 at 2:30 p.m. from Assumption Church in Avondale. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood.
Her memory is enshrined in our hearts
05/27/05

WALSH, Cyril John - It is with deep regret that we announce the passing on Monday, May 16, 2005 of a dear brother, uncle, brother-in-law, nephew, cousin and friend, John Walsh of Avondale, aged 52 years. Predeceased by his parents, Walter and Etta Walsh, his brother, Frank and his sister, Shirley Quinlan. Left with fond memories are his sisters: Brenda (Paul) Walsh, Conception Harbour, Madeline Corcoran; his brother: Walter (Rose); his sister-in-law: Jean Walsh, all of Avondale; his brother-in-law: Mike (Barbara) Quinlan, Holyrood; numerous nieces, nephews, and a large circle of extended family and friends especially, Joe and Carol Ann Cantwell, Bella Walsh and residents and staff of Woodford's Comfort Care Manor, Holyrood. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Tuesday from 12 noon - 9 pm and on Wednesday from 10 am - 12 noon. Funeral will take place on Wednesday, May 18, 2005 with 1:00 pm Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Cremation to follow. Please visit the on line web site at www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
"His memory is enshrined in our hearts."
05/17/05

WALSH, Daniel Joseph - of St. Catherine's, St. Mary's Bay, Unit Ranger Dept. of Forestry & Agriculture. Passed peacefully away at his residence, after a short illness on Wednesday, May 25, 2005, in his 93rd year. Pop was surrounded by family and friends. Predeceased by his loving wife, Theresa Mary on April 18, 2002; his parents, James and Theresa Walsh; his sisters, Mary Ann Dean and Jeannie Walsh; his brothers: Tom, Frank, Will, Mike, Ned and Jim. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his loving daughter, Bernadette (Dick) Didham; his four grandchildren: Danny, Theresa, Paul and Heneritta; his four great-grandchildren: Christopher, Rebecca, Andrew and Julia Theresa; his brother Gerard (Mary Bridget) Walsh; his sisters-in-law: Bernadette (Frank) Queen, Annie Power; his brothers-in-law: James (Elsie) Power and Anthony (Elsie) Power; numerous nieces, nephews; special Godchild, Rita (Walsh) Tremblett (Fergus) and a large circle of other extended family and friends. Resting at his late residence in St. Catherine's. Funeral will take place on Saturday, May 29, 2005 following 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mt. Carmel. Interment will be in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Clinic, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Restoration Fund or to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
He died as he lived, trusting in his loving God
05/26/05

WAREHAM, Queen (Collett) - Formerly of Harbour Buffett, Placentia Bay, NL. Passed peacefully away on Saturday, April 30th, 2005 at Chancellor Park. Predeceased by her husband Harry P. Wareham. Left with precious memories of her wonderful life are her daughters Phyllis (Whatley), Patricia (Jim Janes); son Harry (Peggy); special niece, Joan Kane; sisters-in-law Rita Collett and Alice Wareham; grandchildren Beverly Lanning (Rob), Patricia Whatley (Brian Smith), Debbie Tucker (John), Pamela Maynard (Chris), Harry M., Abby, Jane and Alice Wareham; Chris Kane (Willette), Karen Verge (Keith), Mark Kane (Leigh) and ten great-grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff at Chancellor Park for their kindness and care. Funeral service took place at St. Mary's Anglican Church, Craigmillar Avenue at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 3, 2005. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Cremation took place at the request of the deceased. Visitation was held Sunday, 7-9 p.m., Monday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimers Society of Newfoundland.
05/07/05

WAY, Cluny Davidson - Passed peacefully away on May 1, 2005 at Bonnews Lodge, Badger's Quay, Cluny Davidson Way, aged 85 years 11 months of Newtown, B. Bay. Predeceased by his wife: Sophie; grandson: Thomas Jurgen Way; brother: Boyd; sister: Daphne (Bungay) Gill. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons: Tom (Winnifred) of P.E.I., Cluny (Pamela) of Topsail; daughters: Patricia (John) Boland of Newtown, Cheryl (Winston) Perry of Newtown, Trudi of Ottawa; brother: Frank (Hazel) of Newtown; sisters: Sadie (Albert) Barbour of St. John's, Doris (Calvin) Barbour of Newtown; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 4, 2 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Newtown with Rev. Miriam Bowlby officiating. Interment will follow at the United Church Cemetery, Newtown. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Trinity United Cemetery Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove/Musgrave Harbour.
05/03/05

WHITE, Gregory John (Greg) - Age 50 years, passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday, May 23, 2005. Predeceased by his mother Kathleen 1980 and father Patrick 1984. Leaving to mourn his beloved wife Sylvia, sons: Gerry (Sherry), Adam (Kerri), Gregory and Matthew; daughter: Jillian; grandchildren: Ashley, Taylor, Morgan, Katlyn, Emma and Sweet Caroline; brothers: Wayne (Patricia) White and Chic (Marie Dunphy) White; sisters: Mary (Arch) Doody, Kelowna, B.C.; Val (Bob) Payne, Bedford, N.S.; Dawn (Gary) Denine, Hamilton, Ont.; and Patricia (Edward) Blackwood; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews and special relatives; special caregivers and cousins: Dianne Owens and Rick Owens; special Aunts: Alice Druken and Anna Denief. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Visitation Wednesday 12 noon - 10 pm and Thursday from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, May 27, 2005 from Pius X Church at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Refreshments at the Knights of Columbus, Greenwood Crescent following interment. As an expression of sympathy, flowers are being greatly accepted or donations may be made to the charity of your choice in Memory of Gregory John White.
"Til we meet again"
05/25/05

WHITE, Hubert Joseph - Passed peacefully away at his home in St. Mary's surrounded by his loving family on May 2, 2005 at the age of 70 years. Leaving to celebrate his life are his loving wife and best friend of 47 years Doris (nee Mooney), only son: Bert (Karen), daughters: Regina (Darcy), Toronto, Mel (Dan), Joanne (Jack), Susan (Carl), Trinie (Randy), all of St. John's. His memory lives on in his grandchildren: Brad (Jennifer), Lynette, Karla, Kimberley, Chad, Chloe, Abby and great-granddaughter: Kady. Two sisters: Mary Ellen and Imelda Douchett (Doug), Louisiana, three brothers: Michael, Kevin (Frances), Torbay, Alec (Betty), Mt. Pearl. Predeceased by his parents: Peter and Theresa White; darling granddaughter, Baby Janine; brothers: Johnny, Jerome; one sister: Florence St. Croix and in-laws: Ann White, Pat Breen, Ann and Reginald Mooney, Jim Mooney, Doug Mooney, Nora Parrott, Hugh St. Croix, as well as numerous sisters and brothers-in-law; ninety-three dear nieces and nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Gibbon's Funeral Home, St. Mary's, May 4 from 12:00 - 4 pm and 7 pm - 9:30 pm. Mass to celebrate his life at Assumption Parish, St. Mary's. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Church of the Assumption, St. Mary's.
"To this World he was but a Man But to his Family he was the World"
05/03/05

WHITE, Marjorie Jane - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, May 15, 2005 at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex, Marjorie Jane White, age 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Harvey. Leaving to mourn children: Raymond (Margaret), Ann (Tony) Trickett, Norman (Tryphenia), and Lillian (Gus) Trickett; grandchildren: Matthew and Crystal, Dale and Colleen, Sharon, Graham and Reginald; great-grandchildren: Joshua, Brady and Olivia; brothers Clarence Meadus, Doug Meadus and Cecil Meadus; sister Mabel Carter; as well as other relatives and friends. Visitation is being held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Tuesday, May 17, 2005 from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and on Wednesday, May 18, 2005 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday, May 18, 2005 from Barrett's Chapel at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to The Waterford Hospital. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
05/17/05

WHITTLE, Adelia Mary (Hynes) - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's May 5, 2005. Adelia Mary (Hynes) Whittle was born on September 27, 1926. This picture was taken in Jacques Fontaine, next to her home. The waters of Fortune Bay in the background is where she learned to swim, go with her father to take up salmon nets. She loved to sing and laugh as the boats putt-putted on the bay. She was a sweet little girl who was loved by everyone and was affectionately called Dealie. The man who became her husband was in his mother's kitchen when he heard that Aunt Lizzie Hynes, as every woman was called aunt in those days, and they said they were calling her Adelia. When she was 17 and he 25 they were married. Many times she looked out the bay to watch him come with his dory full of fish. She often said all you needed was God and your motor boat. She is predeceased by her husband Pius; son Ray and granddaughter Jessie Routh. She leaves to mourn sons: Fred, Anthony, Thomas (Kathleen), Brendan (Janet), Clem (Dallas), Alvin (Sherry); daughters: Evelyn (Doug), Ellen (Sandy), Carmel (Margot), Susan (Wayne); brothers: Raymond Hynes, Hr. Breton, Kyran Hynes, St. Bernards; sisters: Mary Myles, St. Bernards, Genevieve Hackett, St. Bernards; grandchildren: Bobby Burtner, Melinda Routh, William Burtner, Michael, Carrie Ann, Mark, Craig, Lori, Tonya, Tommy, Kevin, Krista, Dana, Cindy, Jeremy, Jillian, Jessica, Emily Adelia, Aimee, Melissa, Derek, Devon and Kato; great-grandchildren: Ian, Eric, Summer, Sherry, Nicole. She also leaves to mourn extended family and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia on Friday, May 6 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Saturday, May 7, 2005 at 2 p.m. from Sacred Heart Church, Placentia.
She is safe in the hallow of His hands
05/06/05

WICKS DYKE, Leah - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Centre surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, May 26th, 2005 in her 92nd year, Leah Dyke Wicks. Predecased by her husband Maxwell and son George. Leaving to mourn her daughters: Marguerite (Percy) Hoyles, Estelle (John) Davis; daughter-in-law Peggy Wicks; grandchildren: Glenn (Susan) Davis, Darren (Jodi) Davis, Sheri, Nancy, Leslie Wicks; great-grandchildren: Steven and Ashley Davis; as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Saturday, May 28th, 2005 from 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. and at the Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove on Sunday, May 29th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Monday, May 30th from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service to be held from St. James Anglican Church, Pool's Island on Monday, May 30th at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery Pool's Island. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in her memory to the St. James Anglican Church, Pool's Island. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.
05/28/05

WILLIAMS, Ingrid (nee Nowakowski) - June 14, 1934 - May 12, 2005. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Thursday, May 12, 2005, Ingrid Williams of Torbay, age 70 years. Leaving to mourn husband Lloyd; daughter Cynthia (Rick); two brothers-in-law: Vincent Rogers (Emily), Paradise, Rev. Bill Williams (Lillian), Clarenville; also lovingly remembered by a number of nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A service of thanksgiving and Celebration of Ingrid's life will take place at Faith United Church, Green's Harbour on Sunday, May 15th at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Faith United Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to Faith United Church Cemetery Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo.
05/13/05

WILLIAMS, John- Passed peacefully away at the Escasoni Complex on Monday, May 23, 2005, John Williams of Holyrood, aged 84 years. Leaving to mourn are his wife, Monica (nee Collins), his nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation from 2-4 & 7-9 on Tuesday. Funeral will take place on Wednesday, May 25, 2005 following 11 am Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Donations in his memory may be made to Holy Cross Memorial/Restoration Fund c/o Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphysfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/24/05

WILLIAMS, Mary Margaret, on May 15, 2005. Born in 1917, the eldest child of John and Catherine Gourley (Glynn) (Atlantic Avenue), predeceased in 1959 by her husband Thomas "Gerry" Williams (Bay Bulls, St. John's), and predeceased by her brothers and sisters Robert, Margaret, Jack, Fred, Frank, Catherine and Kevin. Leaving her sons Gerald and Bernard (Katie), only grandchild Eric Williams, step-daughter Sr. Margaret Williams, brother-in-law Dennis Ash (Illinois), nieces Carolyn Gourley, Jacquie Gourley Hopkins, Dr. Lynne Gourley-Blink and nephews Glynn Ash (Robin), Don, Paul and Greg Gourley. Visitation at Carnell's Funeral Home on Thursday and Friday from 2-9 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick's Church Saturday, May 21 at 11 AM, burial at Belvedere Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Emmaus House Food Bank will be appreciated. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com
05/17/05

WILSON, James Donald, D. Eng., P. Eng., FEIC, FRPSC, OTB, N.S. Tech. 48-49.- Passed away Sunday May 1, 2005 in St. John's NL, 80, from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a lung disease of which there is no known cause or cure. Survived by loving wife Jean Drury Young Wilson, daughters: Joan Wilson Pike (Greg), Corner Brook, NL., Nancy Wilson Voegeli (Fred), Shad Bay, N.S., sons: James Wilson (Michele), Windsor, N.S., George Wilson (Joyce), Perth, Australia, 12 grandchildren, sister: Rosamund Sangwine, Walnut Creek, C.A., sister-in-law: Jean Wilson, Bellevue, WA., three nieces and four nephews. Don was a very, very generous sharer of his knowledge, experience, time and wealth for the good of all. His company, Avalon Construction & Eng. Ltd., did work all over Newfoundland and Labrador for 40 years. As a young man, he was a very competitive skuller and canoeist in Dartmouth, N.S. He was a highly respected philatelist in Canada. A world traveler. Cremation has taken place; interment at a later date. A memorial service will be held at the West End Baptist Church Tuesday, May 3 at 2 p.m. No flowers please, but donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
05/02/05

WOODFINE, Margaret B. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, May 13, 2005, Margaret B. Woodfine of Northern Bay, age 86 years. Predeceased by husband: Alexander; two sisters: Annie and Winnifred; one brother: Michael. Leaving to mourn three daughters: Anne (Don) Hogan, Mount Pearl, Maureen (Allan) Oliver and Joan (Lester) Milley, both of Burnt Point; five sons: William John (Doris), Carbonear, Andrew (Chris), Goulds, Paul, Mount Pearl, Alphonsus (Mary) and Edwin, both of Northern Bay; sixteen grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; one sister: Mary George, Carbonear; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at NOEL'S FUNERAL HOME, MAIN HIGHWAY, WESTERN BAY and from where the funeral will take place on Monday, May 16 at 10:30 a.m. Mass to follow at 11:00 a.m. from Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, Northern Bay. In lieu of flowers; as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
05/14/05

 

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