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The Telegram Obituaries
May 1986



CHAFE, Edward Raymond
Formerly of Newfoundland, died at Carmel Richmond Nursing Home, Staten Island, N.Y. on May 12, 1986, aged 82 years. Survived by two brothers, Will at Gander, Ron at Deep River, Ontario, and sister Estelle, at Jacksonville, Florida; also a large number of nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass was held at Holy Angels Church, Brooklyn, N.Y. Burial at Tom's River Cemetery, New Jersey, beside his wife Margaret who predeceased him May 8, 1978.

COLTON, Mabel Eleanor (R.N.)
Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Anglican Home on Friday, May 9th, 1986. Mabel Eleanor (nee Bishop), formerly of Petty Habour in her 81st year. Leaving to mourn son David, daughter-in-law Carol, grandchildren Glenn, Kristann; sister Muriel (Mrs. Rev. Guy Fowlow); also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at the Carnell's Memorial Chapel, Freshwater Road. Funeral service will be held on Monday, May 12th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Luke's Anglican Home.

RYAN, Edward
Died suddenly on May 29, 1986, aged 38 years, Edward Ryan. Leaving to mourn wife Judy; his four loving children Edward Jr., John (Jake), Luke and April; his loving mother Elizabeth Ryan of the Goulds; six sisters Beverly Tymion (James), Jane Woods (James), Margaret Pratt (Edward), Gertrude Whitten (Ronald), Elizabeth Kirk (Ira), Joan Whitten (Robert); three brothers William and wife Patricia, James and wife Lena, and twin brother John and wife Cathy; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Remains resting at Caul's Funeral Home. Funeral on Monday, 10:30 a.m. at St. Kevin's Church of the Goulds. Interment at the Goulds Cemetery.

Sesk, James - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex, Monday May 19th, 1986, age 76 years, Predeceased by his wife Bridie on March 29, 1986, devoted father and husband. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories three sons, Joe and wife Aggie at Aquaforte, Alfred and wife Marie at Ferryland, Robert at home, three daughters: Ann Marie and husband Dave Wells at Gander, Ida and husband Aus Gardiner at Conche and Gertie at home. Also six grandchildren, Kris, Sean, Pamela, Jamie, Sheryl and Gillian, also a large circle of relatives and friends. Remains resting at Fahey's Funeral Home. Funeral mass on Thursday May 22nd from Holy Trinity Church, Ferryland. Internment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery Ferryland.



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