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Babstock, Joseph Roy
Boyd, Patricia (Theresa) Lorraine (nee Feehan)
BUTT, David Maxwell Jr. - Died suddenly in Toronto on November
27, 1998, David Butt of Manuels. Age 27 years. He leaves to mourn
his parents: Max and Maureen (Fleming) Butt; his grandparents: Stan and Mabel
Fleming; special friend Renee LePage; special cousin and friend Stephanie
Fleming; uncles, aunts, cousins and a large circle of friends. Resting at
the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial to take
place on Tuesday, December 1, 1998 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Thomas of Villa Nova
Church, Manuels. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Topsail. Flowers gratefully
BYRNE, Ellen S. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Center on Thursday, November 5, 1998, Ellen Byrne of Marysvale,
formerly of Bell Island. Aged 92 years. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Peggy
(Mrs. Lawrence Ryan), Madeline (Mrs. John F. Ryan); 7 sons: Gerald (Marg),
John (Sheila), Jim, George (Nancy), Bill (Mary), Howard (Rosalind), Don (Dorothy);
28 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 1 sister-in-law; also a large number
of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Broughton's
Funeral Home, Brigus. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, November 7, 1998
at 10:30 a.m. from Our Lady of Snows Church, Marysvale. Interment to follow
in the R.C. Cemetery, Brigus
DODGE, Archer - (WWII Veteran - 166th Royal
Artillery Regiment). Passed peacefully away, after a short illness, at The
Health Sciences Center on Saturday, November 28, 1998, Archer Dodge of
Seal Cove, aged 75 years. Predeceased by his parents: John and Belinda Dodge;
brothers: Ronald, Joseph and Chesley; sister Bertha Drover. He will be sadly
missed and lovingly remembered by his wife of 53 years, Wilhelmina (nee Kelloway);
sons: Aubrey (Rosalie), Seal Cove, Joseph (Martha), Calgary, Wayne (Zera),
Toronto; daughter Shirley Drover (Melvin), Toronto. Poppy will be dearly missed
by eight loving grandchildren and three dear great-grandchildren. Also leaving
to mourn his sister Annie Martin and family; sisters-in-law: Stella and Pearl
Dodge and their families; other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's
Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9
p.m.; Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Wednesday,
December 2, 1998 at 2:00 p.m. from The Carnell Memorial Chapel with interment
to follow at The Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. No flowers by request. Donations
in his memory may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation.
EVANS, Frank - Passed away suddenly at St. Clare's Mercy
Hospital on Sunday, November 1st, 1998, Frank Evans of
Topsail Road, in his 88th year. Leaving to mourn his loving wife
of 56 years, Beatrice (Thistle); two sons: Richard (Liz) and Gerald (Patsy);
four daughters: Patsy (Ron Bavis), Maureen (Hubert Noseworthy), Geraldine (Gord
Stockley) and Betty at home; one brother Jack at Tors Cove; 12 grandchildren;
12 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives and friends. Resting
at Barrett's Funeral Home, 1081 Topsail Road, Mt. Pearl from 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Monday and from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral Mass from Mary Queen of
the World, Topsail Road on Wednesday, November 4th, 1998 at 9:30
a.m. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
FOWLER, William - Passed away at the Health Sciences Center
on Tuesday, November 3rd, 1998 William Fowler,
Chamberlains, age 73 years. Leaving to mourn three sisters: Beatrice McCarthy
(Edward), Margaret McCarthy and Eveline Fowler; also nieces, nephews and other
relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home,
Kelligrews until noon Thursday. Visiting hours 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and
10-12 noon Thursday. Funeral to take place on Thursday, November 5th at 2 p.m.
at St. John the Evangelist Church, Topsail. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery,
Topsail. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer
FUREY, Charles Francis (Frank) - Passed peacefully away at
home in the presence of God and his loving family, Charles Francis
(Frank) Furey, in his 77th year. Beloved husband for 49
years of Rita (Morrissey). Left to mourn his loving memories sons: Brian (Patricia
Tracey), Edward and Michael (Roseanne Ryan), also grandchildren: Colum, Danny,
Elizabeth, Aileen and Conor Furey; sisters-in-law: Anne Schmidt of Cambridge,
Ontario and Carmel Morrissey of Gambo; brother-in-law John Morrissey (Eliza)
of Gambo; nieces and nephews, particularly special nephew Bernard Fewer of
Chapel's Cove, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting
at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, November
10, 1998 at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment
to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
KENNEDY, Anna B. - Passed away suddenly and peacefully at
her late residence in Conception Harbour on November 3rd,
1998, Anna B. Kennedy, in her 92nd year. Predeceased by
her husband James, 1990 and her son Stephen, 1978. Left to mourn with fond
and loving memories are her daughter Betty (John) Kennedy, Conception Harbour;
her brother Fred McGrath, Colliers; her sister Genevieve (Martin) Undeutsch,
Florida, USA; sisters-in-law: Dorothy McGrath, Colliers and Rose McGrath, Philadelphia,
USA; her precious grandchildren: Rick (Brenda), Goose Bay, Eddy, NB, Michelle
and Betty Ann, at home; also a number of nieces and nephews and many relatives
and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour on Wednesday
and Thursday. Funeral Mass to take place at St. Anne's Parish Church, Conception
Harbour on Friday, November 6th, 1998 at 10:30 a.m. Interment to
follow at St. Anne's Cemetery, Conception Harbour.
Knight, Enid (nee Leveridge)
Lawlor, Madeline M. (nee Stapleton)
LEWIS, Johanna (nee Meaney) - Passed peacefully away in the
presence of her family at her late residence in Brigus Junction, Johanna
Lewis in her 98th year. Predeceased by her husband Stephen,
1942. Left with fond and loving memories are her eight daughters: Eleanor Bennett,
St. John's, Rita (Harvey) Rose, Brigus Junction, Angela (Franklin) Colbourne,
Corner Brook, Elizabeth (Perry) Copas, Texas, U.S.A., Margaret Connolly, St.
John's, Carmel (Leonard) Costello, Avondale, Theresa (Richard) Byrne, Avondale,
Dorothy (Edward) Delaney, Bay Roberts; her four sons: Peter, Brigus Junction,
James (Cathy) Lewis, Avondale, Thomas (Annie) Lewis, St. Andrews, NF, Kevin
(Rita) Lewis, Mt. Pearl; her 50 cherished grandchildren, including her special
granddaughter Mary Gillingham, Brigus Junction, her 69 great-grandchildren
and her 13 precious great-great-grandchildren; and also a large circle of other
relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation
on Monday from 7-10 p.m., Tuesday from 2-5 pm. and 7-10 p.m. Funeral Notice
later. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to
Assumption Parish Memorial Fund, Avondale or to a charity of one's choice.
MARTIN, John - Passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences
Centre on Saturday, Nov. 21, 1998, age 66 years. Leaving to
mourn one sister Margaret McNiven; two brothers: Frank (Mary) and William (Mary),
Kitchener, Ont.; one aunt Gertrude, Harbour Grace; also nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends, especially Phyllis Lush and the staff and residents
at Seaview Rest Home, Topsail. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd.
from 2 p.m. on Sunday. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 1998, at 10:30 a.m.
from St. Thomas of Villa Nova Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre
McGrath, John Joseph (Jack)
Miller, Peter E.
MOORE, Mary Josephine - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's
Mercy Hospital on Sunday, November 29th, 1998 after
a courageous battle with cancer, Mary Josephine Moore, Kelligrews.
Age 59 years. Predeceased by her brother Ambrose Kelly, 1996. Leaving to mourn
with fond and loving memories, three sons: Robert (Heide), Paul and Stephen,
BC; three brothers: John Kelly (Anne), Kelligrews, Tim Kelly (Shirley), St.
John's, Gerald Kelly (Lorraine), Labrador City; four sisters: Justina Legge
(Edward), Sweet Bay, Elizabeth O'Hara (friend Gordon), Washington, Gertrude
Anselment (Ron), Minnesota, Cecilia Lyttle, Florida; also the Moore family;
nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey
Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Monday from 7-9 p.m.; Tuesday
10-12, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Wednesday,
December 2nd at 11 a.m. at St. Edward's Church, Kelligrews. Interment at the
R.C. Cemetery, Kelligrews. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be
made in her memory to The Canadian Cancer Society or to The Canadian Mental
PARSONS, Gertrude (nee Willett) - Passed peacefully away
at home in Holyrood, in the presence of her loving family, on November
22nd, 1998. Predeceased by her daughter Dianne; father
John; mother Susannah; mother and father-in-law: Hazel and Ormsby Parsons.
Leaving to mourn her husband Bob; son Rob (Gale); daughters: Judy Kirby (Paul),
Janet Parsons (Selwyn), Carolyn Janes (Greg); special grandchildren: Shannon,
Adam, Kelly, Aaron; sisters: Ann White (Joe), Helen Forward (Wendell), Loretta
Dolmage (Neil), Kathleen Webster (Fred); brothers: Kevin (Bernadette), Sam
(Margaret), Phil (Elsie), John (Carol-Ann), Terry (Cindy); sister-in-law Saward
Crocker (Rendell); special friends: Walter and Shirley Lacour, Fred and Mildred
Martin; many aunts, uncles and other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's
Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. Monday from 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m. Funeral will
take place on Tuesday, November 24th, 1998 at 2 p.m. from The Carnell
Memorial Chapel. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations
may be made in her memory to a charity of one's choice.
PENNEY, Gordon - Passed peacefully away, in the presence
of his loving family, at the Health Sciences Center, St. John's on Monday,
November 30, 1998, Gordon Penney of Topsail, formerly of Freshwater,
Carbonear, age 81 years. Predeceased by first wife, Lillian, 1967 and son,
Samuel, 1982. Leaving to mourn, wife Isabel A.; three daughters: Virtue (Cyril)
Marshall, Grand Falls-Windsor, Jean (Thomas) Swain, Carbonear and Jeannette
(Ed) Sheppard, Pasadena; daughter-in-law Louise Penney-Drover, Carbonear; one
sister Beatrice Wareham, Carbonear; sister-in-law Vera Penney, Carbonear; seven
step-children: David (Jean) Greeley, Betty (Bill) Parrell, Victor Greeley,
Marilyn Dodge, Ian (Suzanne) Greeley, all of Topsail, Beverley (Fred) Parsons,
Grand Falls-Windsor and Tolson Greeley, Toronto, ON; also a large number of
grandchildren; great-grandchildren; step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren;
as well as a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's
Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear from where the funeral will take place
on Thursday, December 3 at 2:00 p.m. Interment in the Bethel Pentecostal Cemetery,
Victoria. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Children's
Wish Foundation, Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Cancer 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 any additional information please call Noel's
Funeral Home at 596-5750.
PETTEN, Gerald - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Center on Monday, November 23, 1998, Gerald Petten, Foxtrap,
aged 61 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Barbara;
five sons: Shirley (Maxine), Terry (Wilmot), Larry (Jennifer), Chris (Annette)
and Bobby; three daughters: Fay Dawe (Norman), Lori (John), Debbie (Tommy);
two step-sons: Richard Parsons (Heidi) and Jason Parsons (Heather); seventeen
grandchildren; five brothers and four sisters; also other relatives and friends.
Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to
take place on Thursday, November 26 at 2:00 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap.
Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Foxtrap.
Power, John T.
REID, Helen (Hedd) - Passed away at St. Joseph's Health Care
Centre, Toronto on November 9th, 1998, formerly
of Bell Island. Predeceased by husband Dougal; loved and care for by companion
Andy Peckham and his daughter Winnie McGrady; loving mother of Margaret Pynn
(Edgar), Doug (Cathy), Les (Mary), Walter (Linda) and Mary Brown (Frank); one
sister Margaret Cole (Max); 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; as well
as many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Cremation took place
at Toronto, Ontario. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, November
18th, 1998 at 2:00 p.m. in St. Cyprian's Anglican Church, Bell Island.
Interment to follow at St. Boniface Cemetery, Bell Island.
Rose, Frederick Dawson
Rose, William Henry (Harry)
TILLEY, Raymond - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Centre on Monday, November 16, 1998, Raymond Tilley, Kelligrews,
aged 58 years. Leaving to mourn one daughter Joan Wakeham (Sean) and granddaughter
Siobhan; one brother Ron (Kay); seven sisters: Eleanor Besso (Edward); Betty
Meaney; Olga Dawe; Joan Johnson (Herb); Sandra MacLennan (Ross); Lois Morgan
(Robin); Brenda Tilley (and friend Jack); also, other relatives and friends.
Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation
on Tuesday, 10-12, 2-4 and 7-9, Wednesday 10-12. Funeral to take place on Wednesday,
November 18, 1998 at 2 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the
Anglican Cemetery, Foxtrap.
TOBIN, Dorothy M. - Passed peacefully away in the presence
of her family at her home in Holyrood, on November 3, 1998, Dorothy
Tobin (nee Crawley), in her 58th year. Predeceased by her father Lawrence
Crawley, sister Shirley and grandmother Lucy Mahoney. Left with fond and loving
memories are husband Kevin; children: Brian (Barb), Ronnie, Patsy Penney (Fred),
Carol Ann Slaney (Gerard), Jeanette Dwyer (David); much loved grandchildren:
Vanessa, Gerard, Kyle, Jordan, Tyler and Jacob; her mother Babe Crawley; sisters:
Joan Gushue (Jim), Florence Evans, Betty Breen, Irene Martin (Al), Bonnie Wall
(Dennis); and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Hickey's
Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to
9:00, Thursday 10:00 to 12:00, 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00. Mass of Christian
Burial on Friday, November 6 at 11:00 a.m. from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood.
Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations may be made
to a charity of ones choice.
TRAHEY HEILIG, Mary Florence ("Flo") -
80, Of Salisbury, NC, on Sunday, November 1, 1998, at Genesis
Elder Care, after a brief illness. Born December 4, 1917 at Conception Harbour,
Newfoundland, Canada to Katie Laracey Trahey (deceased) and Timothy Trahey
(deceased). Educated in St. John's, Newfoundland. She retired as a Sales Associate
with Belk's Department Store and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Predeceased by her husband Franklin Augustus Heilig on January 8, 1998. Survived
by daughter Loretta H. Ludwick, Salisbury; brothers: Tim Trahey, St. John's,
Newfoundland, Robert Trahey, Toronto, Ont.; sisters: Mrs. Rita T. Wall, St.
John's, Newfoundland, Mrs. Stella T. Pignetti, Vera Beach, Florida; two grandchildren.
Funeral Mass of Resurrection 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 3rd at Sacred Heart
Catholic Church, Rev. Thomas P. Clements officiating. Burial at Rowan Memorial
Park. A Prayer Service will be held 7 p.m. Monday in the Summersett Funeral
Home Chapel followed by visitation until 8:30 p.m. Memorials: Sacred Heart
Catholic Church, 128 N. Fulton St., Salisbury, NC 28144.
WADE, Ronald - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences
Center November 17th, 1998 Ron Wade of Conception Harbour,
age 66 years. Predeceased by parents, James and Catherine Wade and brother
William. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, wife Sylvia; daughters:
Marie, Judy (Andy), Brenda (Bill) and Lori; and sons: Derm (Jane) and Shawn;
six grandchildren: Steven, Joshua, Adrian, Codie, Mikaila and Nicholas; four
sisters: Mary, Anna, Jean and Cathy; two brothers: Jack and Jim; also special
friends: Pad and Laura; and a large circle of other relatives and friends.
Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour, Wednesday and Thursday,
2 p.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass Friday, November 20th, 1:00 p.m. at St. Anne's
Church, Conception Harbour. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Conception
Walsh, Mary Ellen (nee Walsh)
WARFORD, Albert - Passed peacefully away at his home in Seal
Cove on Saturday, November 7, 1998, Albert Warford, age 84
years. Memorial service to take place on Wednesday, November 11th at 2:00 p.m.
at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness, Kelligrews. Inurnment at Mount Pleasant
YOUNG, PATRICK J. - Passed suddenly away at the Dr. Walter
Templeman Hospital, Bell Island on November 18, 1998, age
56 years. Predeceased by son Edward. Left with fond and loving memories his
wife Mary; three daughters: Donna Smith (Byron), Debbie Lahey (Bill), both
at Bell Island, Rose Bragg (Chris), St. John's; three sons: Patrick Jr. (Lilly)
and Rick (Audrey), both at Cambridge, Ont. and Tim at home; six brothers; three
sisters; twelve grandchildren, plus a large circle of relatives and friends.
Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Saturday, November 21,
1998 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Michael's Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic
Cemetery, Bell Island.
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