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The Telegram Obituaries
October 2009

 

 

ARNOLD, Wilhelm (Bill) - age 78 - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on October 18th, 2009. Predeceased by his parents Christian and Maria of Germany and his daughter Krista. Leaving to mourn his wife of 45 years Barbara (nee Hibbs), three sons; Karl, Kurt (Jackie) and Konrad and daughter Karen (Andy Harbin), six grandchildren; Victoria, Brittany, Nicholas, Samantha, Alison and Robyn, four brothers residing in Germany; Hans (Annaliese), Herman (Milita), Otto (Renata) and Helmut, one sister-in-law residing in Topsail; Noreen (Nonie) Richardson (Earl); numerous nieces, nephews and a large circle of friends. At his request, cremation has already taken place and a memorial service celebrating Bill's life will be held on Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 11 a.m. from Holy Innocents Anglican Church, Paradise with interment to follow at Holy Innocents Cemetery. No flowers by request and donations in his memory can be made to Mazol Shriners Transportation Fund or the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

AUCHINLECK, Austin Alexander - Passed away suddenly but peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, October 22nd, 2009, Austin Auchinleck, age 75 years, of Torbay, N.L. Predeceased by parents Hugh and Rose (Dwyer), infant sister Jane, brothers-in-law Walter (Reg) Collins, Gerry Connolly and Wayne Bailey. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 52 years, Rose (Young); sons: Wayne (Martha), Robert (Shirley); daughters: Deborah (Kyle) Taylor, Susan (Claude) Cadorette; grandchildren; Aaron, Cole, Curtis, Laura, Matthew, Ben, Andy; brothers: Karl (Alma), Alexander (Helen), Hugh, Robert, John (Shelby), Christopher (Debbie); sisters: Shirley Collins, Joan Connolly, Barbara Bailey, Genevieve (Harold) Hall; uncle Pat Dwyer; aunt Mary Wills and many other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the Torbay Volunteer Fire Department, ambulance attendants and staff at the Health Science Centre. Visitation at Caul's Funeral Home, Torbay, Sunday, October 25th and Monday, October 26th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Tuesday, 10 a.m., October 27th at Holy Trinity Church, Torbay. Cremation to follow with inurnment to take place on Wednesday, October 28th at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Torbay Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Austin's memory to a charity of one's choice.

AUSTIN, Harvey - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Saturday, October 17, 2009. Harvey Austin aged 84 years. Predeceased by mother, father, three brothers and four sisters. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 63 years: Frances; one son: Don (Angela); one daughter: June (Gil Boyce); one grandson: John Boyce (Sherry); two precious great-granddaughters Maggie and Emma Boyce also a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Monday, Oct. 19th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from Barrett's Chapel on Tuesday, Oct. 20th at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Harvey's memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or a charity of one's choice. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

AVERY, Robert Sidney - Passed away suddenly on October 13, 2009, in Western Bay, Robert Sidney Avery, aged 35 years. Leaving to mourn his parents Herman and Mary; his loving partner Tina Whelan and cherished son Nicholas. Also leaving to mourn his brother Aaron (Christine) and niece Holly; as well as an extended number of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday, October 15th from 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday, October 16th from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service from St. James United Church, Elizabeth Avenue at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in Robert's memory may be made to The Canadian Diabetes Association or to a charity of one's choice. To sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence please visit www.carnells.com

BABSTOCK (nee Moore), Margaret - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Nursing Home on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009. Margaret Babstock aged 91 years. Predeceased by her loving husband Arthur (1995); infant daughter Thelma, and infant son Ralph. Leaving to mourn with fond memories her children: Reg (Doris), Doug (Peggy Cullimore), Gary (Kathy Goodsell) of Ottawa and Gail Babstock; grandchildren: Cindie Babstock (Rob Fildes), Caryn Babstock (Mike Dzuirban) of Toronto, Krista Lewis (Jeff) of Ottawa, Deanne Babstock (Bob Moret), Paul (Diana Costanzino) of Vancouver, Craig (Kelly Tynan) of Moncton, Nathaniel, Margaret Ann Babstock of Ottawa, Sheri Roberts (Danny), Gary Peddle (Colleen Keefe) and Mitchell Ghaney; great-grandchildren: Chloe, Richard, Mark, Kyle, Rowen, Paige, Emma and Abigail; sisters: Hilda Hussey, Rita Murphy of Indiana, and Dorothy Specht of Minnesota; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Wednesday, Oct. 14 and Thursday, Oct. 15 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from St. Mark's Anglican Church, Logy Bay Road on Friday, Oct. 16th at 2:30 pm. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Margaret's memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

BAILEY, David Kenneth (Beetle) - Passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 4, 2009, after a brief illness, aged 67 years. Predeceased by his beloved daughter, Leah, who passed away earlier this year and his special and close mentor, Chester MacDonald. Leaving to mourn his wife Patti; his daughter Eva (Trent Browne); his mother Mildred; his special aunt Ella as well as many cousins and numerous friends. David graduated from Prince of Wales College, Memorial University and from Nova Scotia Tech where he gained his degree in Industrial Engineering. Upon graduation he worked at the Saskatchewan Research Council in Saskatoon and returned to Newfoundland in the early 1970's to work at the Newfoundland and Labrador Development Corporation. His last twenty years were spent working at the National Research Council. He was a volunteer with the Crows Nest Archives Association and a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Newfoundland. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation on Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 8 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Cremation to follow visitation. Funeral service will be held at the Gower Street United Church at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 9, 2009. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Health Care Foundation, Organ Donation Program. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

BAILEY, Marjorie - Passed peacefully away at Western Memorial Hospital, Corner Brook on Wednesday, October 21, 2009, Marjorie Bailey of Old Bonaventure, aged 84 years. Predeceased by husband Oscar and sister Mary Barnes. Left with fond and loving memories her daughters: Bernice Vokey (Wilson Hopkins) and Barbara Field (Don); sons: Raymond (Edith), Garland (Daphne), Maurice (Maxine Baker) and Olonzo (Beverly); sisters: Josephine Peterson, Beatrice Moore and Evelyn Toope (Calvin); brothers: Allan King and Reginald King (Annie); 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at St. John Anglican Church, New Bonaventure. Funeral service will take place on Saturday, October 24, 2009 from St. John Anglican Church, New Bonaventure with interment at Anglican Cemetery, Old Bonaventure. In her memory, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

BAKER, Rex - Passed peacefully away on October 28, 2009, at St. Clare's Hospital, Rex Baker of Port Rexton in his 89th year. Life-long member of the SUF Lodge, Port Rexton. He is predeceased by his wife Ada, infant son Alexander and mother and father George and Annie Baker. He leaves to mourn his loving companion Lillian Rideout, son Maurice (Elizabeth), grandchildren: Gregory (Kim), Kelly (Warren), Susan (Terry) and Christina (Dwayne) and six great-grandchildren; deeply mourned by sister Mary Randell. Also mourned by The Rideout Family especially Harold (Donna), Beverly (Frazer), Anthony and Edward (Theresa), as well as sister-in-law Angelina Ayles; brothers-in-law Roy Price and James Price and many nieces and nephews. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Port Rexton on Friday, October 30 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral service from Christ Church, Port Rexton on Saturday, October 31st at 11:00 a.m. Donations in his memory can be given to Christ Church, Port Rexton or a charity of your choice.

BANNISTER (nee Barrett), Margaret Mary - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Monday Oct. 12, 2009, Margaret Mary Bannister, age 87 years. Predeceased by her parents Elizabeth and Robert Barrett, and three brothers, Patrick, Robert John and Ambrose. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, husband Gilbert Neil; sons, Neil Robert (Judith) and Carl (Joan); three grandchildren, Jane Bannister (John Bowden), Cody, and Chad Bannister; one great-granddaughter Lucy Bowden; special friend Nancy Thomson; and a close circle of friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday Oct. 13, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Wednesday October 14, 2009 at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow at Carnell's Funeral Home Visitation and Reception Centre, 1045 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl. In lieu of flowers, donations in Margaret's 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

BATTEN, Mrs. Ella M. - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Thursday, October 29, 2009, Mrs. Ella M. Batten of Bareneed, aged 95 years. Predeceased by parents William and Minnie (nee Breaker) Dawe, husband George S. Batten and son Rupert. Leaving with cherished memories are her daughter Glenys (Wayne) Smith and grandchildren Michael (Melissa), Robert (Samantha) and a circle of other relatives and friends. Until recently Mrs. Batten lived in her own home. Due to a medical condition, Mrs. Batten moved to Smith's Country Villa, Shearstown where she was lovingly cared for by her extended family Keith and Denise Smith. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach. Visitation Friday 7-9 p.m., Saturday 2-5 p.m., 7-9 p.m., Sunday 10-12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Sunday, November 1, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Clarke's Beach United Church, Clarke's Beach. Interment in the United Church Cemetery, Bareneed. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Association.

BATTERTON (Maddox), Julia Maude - Passed peacefully away on October 21, 2009, at Golden Heights Manor, Bonavista, aged 90 of King's Cove. Predeceased by loving husband Patrick (1952). Leaving to mourn daughter Helen Kennedy (Don); sons: Jim (Wanda), John (Mary), Eugene (Sandra); eleven grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. Also, leaving many relatives and friends. Resting at Sts. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church, King's Cove. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, King's Cove.

BISHOP, Bobby - Peacefully at his home in Loretto on Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Bobby Bishop, age 42. Loving husband and soul mate of Tamara, and devoted and fun loving father of Madison and Benjamin. Remembered with love by his sister Kelly and her husband Hratch, sister-in-law Kathy and her husband Scott, and his nephews Carter and Jackson. Beloved son of Robert and Janet Bishop and beloved son-in-law of Andy and Pat Whyte. Best friend of Michael Howell and his wife Nina, and their children James and Meghan. Also loved by many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and co-workers. Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. James Church, Colgan, 11 a.m. Friday, October 16, 2009. A reception and a time of fellowship will be held in the church hall following the Funeral Mass. There will be no visitation prior to the Funeral Mass. For those who wish donations may be made to an Education Trust Fund for Madison and Benjamin, set up in memory of Bobby. Donations may be made at any TD Bank to Account #635 6650 Transit #2040. www.rodabramsfuneralhome.com

BLUNDON, H. Frederick - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his family on Thursday, October 8, 2009, Frederick Blundon, aged 81 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Louise; daughters: Linda (Phil) and Karen (Barry); sons: Kevin (Debbie) and Alvin (Beverly); brother Charlie (Marg); sister Hilda; grandchildren: Marc (Elizabeth), Julia (Jay), Shelley (Steve), Natasha (Forrest), Amanda, Lori (Scott), Terri Lynn (Craig), Melissa (Mike) and Debbie (Levearn); great-grandchildren: Blayre, Roark, Scottie, Faith, Hope, Logan and Owen. Also a large circle of nieces and nephews. A special thank you to the staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Frederick was also a long time member of the Old Comrades. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, on Friday, October 9, 2009 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 10, 2009 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Saturday, October 10, 2009 from Barrett's Chapel at 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. Interment to take place on Monday, October 12, 2009 at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. No flowers by request. Donations may be made in Frederick's memory to the St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online guest book.

BOONE, Chris Sr. - 64, Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2009, in the VG Site, QEII. Born in Twillingate, N.L., he was a son of the late Ernest C. Boone, and A. Audrey Boone (Jones). Chris was an entrepreneur and business leader in the sign manufacturing industry for over 40 years, at E.C. Boone Limited and Day Nite Neon Signs Limited. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, outdoorsman, and was very meticulous about his garden and property at home. Chris enjoyed life to its fullest. He is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Marilyn Boone (Edwards); daughter, Tracy (Glen) Cowan, Porters Lake; son, Chris (Dawn), Porters Lake; special friend, Judy Byrne, St. John's N.L.; sister, Patricia (Robert) Jenkins, Topsail, N.L.; brother, David (Monica Ivany), St. John's, N.L.; grandchildren, Robynne, Dawson and Michael; many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. Friday, and 10-12 pm Saturday. A Reception to follow in the Burnside Room, Ramada Park Place Hotel (240 Brownlow Ave. Dartmouth) Private family interment at a later date. Flowers or donations in memory may be made to Canadian Cancer Society (Prostate Cancer). On-line condolences may be sent by visiting: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com

BOONE, Dexter - Passed away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Wednesday, October 21, 2009, Dexter Boone, age 80 years of Paradise (formerly of Point of Bay and Botwood). Predeceased by his much loved son Jim (Oct. 15, 2009), parents Arch and Stella Boone, mother and father-in-law Beatrice and Carl Edison, sisters Clarabelle Boone, Phyllis Simmons (Bob) and Nina Aitkin (John), brothers Ambrose and Overton and brother-in-law Max Edison. Leaving to mourn his wife of 53 years Shirley; daughter Marilyn (Bruce Tilley), sons Brian (Marilyn Masiker) and Greg; daughter-in-law Carol; grandchildren Rebecca and Jackson Tilley, Jeremy (Alexis) and Alex Boone and sister Lorraine (Garfield Collins). Also left with fond and loving memories are his brother-in-law Carl Edison, sisters-in-law Bertha Gardner, Daphne Dowden, Doris Best, Yvonne Brazil (Gerald), Pat Coles (Rod), Phronie Lush (Cec), Chloe French (Dave), Linda Keays (Jim Walsh) as well as many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Friday, October 23, 2009 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Service from Caul's Chapel on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society.

BOONE, James Dexter - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Miller Centre on Thursday, October 15, 2009, Jim Boone, age 50 years of Paradise. Predeceased by his father-in-law John Power, brother-in-law Keith Martin, niece Sarah Martin and cousins Gary and Duane Brazil and Donna Best. Leaving to mourn with beautiful loving memories are his wife Carol (nee Power); sons Jeremy (Alexis) of Waterloo, Ontario and Alex at home; mother Shirley Boone of Paradise and father Dexter Boone at St. Pat's Mercy Home; sister Marilyn Boone (Bruce Tilley) of St. John's; brothers: Brian (Marilyn Masiker) of Toronto and Greg of Toronto; mother-in-law Lucy Power of Mt. Pearl; sisters-in-law: Betty Martin of St. John's and Linda Ford of Ottawa. Also leaving a large circle of family and friends. Jim loved the ocean, sailing, scuba diving, being out on the water in rough weather and especially his family. At Jim's request, cremation has taken place. The family will receive visitors and friends at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Saturday, October 17, 2009 from 12 noon to 8 p.m. An informal gathering will be held at Caul's Chapel at 8 p.m. on Saturday to celebrate Jim's life.

BOWDEN (nee Harding), Olga - Died suddenly at her residence, Olga Bowden, in her 83rd year. Predeceased by her husband Fred. Leaving to mourn son Keith and wife Linda; three grandchildren: John Bowden (Jane) and great-grandchild Lucy; Greg Bowden (Alison) and Anne Bowden; her sister Effie Pappas and her daughter Mitzi Smyth and family; sister-in-law Bernice Petten and family. Cremation has taken place. Relatives and friends may visit the family at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday from 2-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, October 9, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Private interment to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in Olga's memory may be made to the Arthritis Society. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com
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BREEN, Cyril - Passed away suddenly at his home in Riverhead, S.M.B., on Thursday, October 1, 2009, Cyril Breen aged 52 years. Predeceased by mother Marcella, very special uncle Austin and aunts Christina Biggs and Mary Bowen. He is survived by his many cousins as well as his many caring and devoted neighbours and friends at Riverhead. Cremation has already taken place. Visitation to be held at Gibbons' Funeral Home, St. Mary's, on Saturday, October 10, 2009 from 6 - 9 pm. Funeral Liturgy to be held on Sunday, October 11, 2009, at 2:30 pm, at St. Joseph the Worker Church, Riverhead. Burial to follow. To express condolences online visit our website at www.gibbonsfuneral.ca

BRUCE, Michael Francis - Passed away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Thursday, October 29th, 2009, Michael Francis Bruce of Long Harbour. Predeceased by his parents Michael and Martha, his sister Beth and brother Tom. Survived by his loving wife Charlotte; children: Michelle (Bernie) McGuire, Renee, Colette (Phil) Ness, Michael and Ted (Kelly); grandchildren: Nicole, Matt, Emily, Daniel, Michael, Dustin, Kassidy and Natasha; brother Frank (Jennifer); sisters: Margaret, Mary and Ida; also many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Ave., Mt. Pearl on Sunday, November 1st, 2009 from 2 -4: p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral service to be held at St. Peter's Parish, Ashford Drive, Mt. Pearl on Monday, November 2 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

BURKE, Josephine Mary - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Saturday, October 31, 2009, surrounded by her loving family. Josephine Mary Burke (nee Walsh), age 73 years. Predeceased by her parents, John and Susannah Walsh, brothers Herb and Ray Walsh, sister Marie Temple and son-in-law Frank Ryan. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband of 51 years, Cecil; seven children: Cathy, Trudy Ryan, Susan (Donnie) Donovan, Cecil (Peggy), Sean (Sherry), Stephen (Sandra) and Jodie (Special friend Arthur); 10 grandchildren: Frankie Ryan, Shane, Sarah and Evan Donovan, Aaron and Colin Burke, Daniel and Patrick Burke, Adam Burke and Blair Burke; also leaving to mourn sister Anne Day (Jim), brother John Walsh (Carmelita), brothers-in-law Gerald Burke (Ann), Bob Burke (Pat), Mike Burke (Joyce), sister-in-law Ann Walsh and special friends Walter and Marina Critchley. Also a large circle of nieces and nephews and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday and Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, November 4th, at 10 a.m. from St. Paul's Catholic Church. Cremation to follow. Inurnment at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation or the Diabetes Association. To sign the online guest book please go to www.cauls.ca

BURRY (nee Taylor), Lillian Cavell - Entered into rest at the Glenbrook Lodge Nursing Home on October 28th, 2009, Lillian Cavell Burry, age 92 years. Predeceased by husbands Clarence D. Newell and W. Ronald Burry, brothers Donald, Hammond and Bert. Left with fond and loving memories are son Donald Newell (Nancy) and children Gillian (Shawn), David (Deana), Allison and Gillian (Stephen); daughter Pamela Penney (Rob Thomas) and children Ian (Sarah), Mark (Robin) and Noelle (Shawn); Patricia Stone (Harry) and children Kelly (Steve) and Brad (Cindy); Ronald Burry (Barb) and children Carol Summers and children; also Lillian's brother Arthur Taylor (Mildred), sister Gladelle Butt (Ivar) and sister-in-law Ruby Taylor; great-grandchildren: Stephanie Pelley, Andrew Pelley, Christopher Newell, Kate Newell, Olivia Penney, Alexandra Penney, Lucas Penney, Hannah Penney, Sam Penney, Evan Hawkins, Corbin Stone and Riley Stone; nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, along with devoted and caring friends Kay and Clarence Marsh and Rita Symonds. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday, October 29th, 2009 and Friday, October 30th, 2009 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 11 a.m. from Cochrane Street United Church. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre, Glenbrook Lodge or a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

BURSEY, Herbert Lewis - Formerly of Old Perlican, N.L. Died suddenly on October 18, 2009, at Toronto, Ontario. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Hilda (Cowell), son John Lewis, daughter Lorna Elizabeth; three beloved granddaughters: Brienne, Lauressa and Shaunice Torley; sister Velma (Pike) Reynolds; brother-in-law Rev. Dr. J. Berkley Reynolds. Visitation on Thursday, October 22nd at The Chapel Queensway Cathedral, 1536 The Queensway from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral service to follow in the Sanctuary at 7 p.m. Burial on Friday, October 23rd at 11 a.m. at St. John's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Every Home For Christ International Canada, P.O. Box 3636, Guelph, Ontario, N1H 7S2. To call 1-800-265-7326. Grateful thanks is extended to the very caring and supportive staff at CSICU Mississauga Trillium Hospital.

BURSEY, Phyllis Ruth - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, October 15, 2009 at the Health Sciences Centre following a brief illness, Phyllis Bursey, formerly of Bell Island, in her 84th year. Predeceased by husband Melvin (2004). Leaving to mourn her daughter Glenda; darling grandson Jason Rollings (Sonya); great-granddaughter Emily; three sisters-in-law Rita Bursey of St. John's, Marge Martin of BC and Peg Bursey of Gander; special friend Marian Squires. Thank you to the paramedics, doctors and nurses of Eastern Health. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue, Mt. Pearl, on Saturday and Sunday, October 17 and 18 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Funeral service from Barrett's Chapel on Tuesday, October 20 at 11:00 a.m. Internment to follow at United Church Cemetery, Bell Island. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the CNIB. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

BURSEY, William H.G. - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Walter Templeman Health Centre, Bell Island, October 18, 2009, with his family at his side, William H.G. Bursey, aged 92 years. Predeceased by his loving wife Carmel in 1987, daughter Beth in 1979 and devoted son William Jr. in 2007. Left with fond and cherished memories are his children Loretta Kearney, Bob (Cynthia), Jerry (Pauline), Jack (Jean), daughter-in-law Jean, son-in-law Robert Kearney, one brother Raymond at Vancouver, 14 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren, longtime friend Josephine Sweeney. Cremation has taken place. No service or flowers by request.

BURT, Mona Nellie Blanche - 1925 -2009. When morning broke in Heaven on October 8, 2009, the heavenly realms were richer with Mona's arrival. Left with cherished and wonderful memories of a 62 year marriage is her caring husband, Aubrey Burt of Gambo. Loving and devoted mother to Grace, Mary, Dennis, Donna and Bonita. Adored mother-in-law to Reg Pretty, Ivy Burt, Marvin Wells and Darrell Pelley. Special grandmother to Greg (Carol), Stephen (Gale), Heather (Neil), Sarah, Stephanie (Jason), Andre and Melanie. Honoured great-grandmother to (Baby) Jane Pretty. Fondly remembered by brother Richard Burry (Jean); sisters: Eva Roberts (Nathan), Gladys Wheaton (Ross); sisters-in-law: Rose Burry, Brenda Bartlett (Ron), and brother-in-law, Herman Burt (Vina). Loved and tenderly cared for by her home care workers, Millicent Cooze and Vicky Parsons. Her family and many friends will forever cherish special memories of Mona. Predeceased by mother and father, Mary Jane and Arthur Burry, sister Rosalind Watkins, brother Douglas Burry and son-in-law Larry Profit. Visitation at Pritchett's Funeral Home, Gambo, on Saturday, October 10, from 2 - 4 p.m., 7 - 9 p.m. and Sunday, October 11, 10 a.m. - 12 noon. A service for the celebration of her life will be held at The Salvation Army Citadel on Sunday, October 11 at 2:30 pm, with Majors Darryl and Cathy Simms officiating. Interment following at The Salvation Army Cemetery, Gambo. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mona's memory may be made to the Parkinson's Society, the Alzheimer's Society, or donor's choice. To send condolences, visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

BUTLER, Fronie - Age 76, passed away suddenly at home on Thursday, October 1, 2009. Fronie was predeceased by her beloved husband, Neville and precious son, Brian; her parents Bramwell and Elvina Thompson of Botwood; and her siblings: Ronald, Glenda and Eric Thompson. Left with fond memories are her brother Keith (Becca) Thompson, Halifax and sister Sandra (George) Cunningham, Owen Sound; sisters-in-law: Lily and Betty; brothers-in-law: Grayson and Graham and their families; niece Kendra Thompson (and her mother Beulah); nephews: Craig (Judy) Thompson, Cambridge; Kent Thompson, Burlington; great niece Janna and great nephew Shawn; many other cherished relatives and friends and many special children who touched her life. Visitation at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service at The Salvation Army Temple Corps, Torbay Road, St. John's, NL on Thursday, October 8th at 2 p.m. Interment at The Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to the St. John's Salvation Army Temple Band.

BUTT, George E. - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Escasoni Complex, St. John's on Saturday, October 31, 2009, George E. Butt of Carbonear, age 94 years. Predeceased by parents: Joseph and Margaret B., brothers: Ben, Will, Chesley and Charles; sisters: Leah, Maude, Florence and Doris. Leaving to mourn, wife: Jessie M.; one son: Roy W. (Gloria), St. John's; two daughters: Patricia (Raymond) Mills, Grand Falls-Windsor and Margaret (Bob) Mills, Whitby, ONT.; six grandchildren: Trudy, Kimberly (Rodney), Wanda (Guy), Nancy (Peter), Chad (Margaux) and Matthew; eight great-grandchildren: Alyssa, Nathan, Jared, Timothy, Gregory, Kailee, Macy and Hudson; special nephew: Carl (Marie) Power, Moncton, N.B..; sisters-in-law: Eleanor Butt, Carbonear and Phronie (Gordon) Morris, Ontario; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear until noon Monday. Funeral service to take place Monday, Nov. 2 at 2 p.m. from Noel's memorial chapel Carbonear. Interment in Calvary Pentecostal Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in George's memory may be made to Calvary Pentecostal Church, Carbonear. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

BUTT (Evely), Mary Taylor - Passed peacefully away on Monday, October 5, 2009, in the presence of her family at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, Mary Butt of Mt. Pearl, aged 78 years. Predeceased by her husband Josiah (2004) and sister Ruth (2009). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons: Robert (Heather), Mt. Pearl, Jeffrey (Phyllis), Chamberlains, CBS; four precious grandchildren: Nicole, Nicholas, Allison and Gregory; sister Pamela Graham (Robert), Mt. Pearl; brothers: Albert (Theresa), Fortune, Lloyd (Dorothy), Mt. Pearl, Roy (Clara), Mt. Pearl, John (Daphne), Richmond Hill, ON, Steward (Carolynn), Toronto, ON; brother-in-law Graham Butt (Phyllis), Freshwater, Carbonear; and a large circle of friends and relatives. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, Commonwealth Ave. Mt. Pearl with visitation on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Service from Barrett's Chapel in Mt. Pearl on Thursday, October 8th at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

CHAFE, William Robert - Passed peacefully away at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, Grand Falls-Windsor on Saturday, October 31, 2009, at the age of 76 years. Predeceased by parents Robert and Maple (Tucker); sister Lorraine Howell. Leaving to mourn loving wife Eleanor (nee Howell); daughters Donna Earle and Marilyn Chafe; son Paul (Elizabeth); five grandchildren Tim, Jane and Susan Earle; Heidi and Justin Chafe; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place at William's request. Private interment to take place at a later date. Donations in William's 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

CHAULK, Douglas Frederick - Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family at the Health Sciences Complex on Sunday, October 25, 2009. Douglas Chaulk aged 71 years. Douglas is a retired employee with 40 years of service with Newfoundland Light and Power. He was also a member of the St. John's Mazol Shriners. Predeceased by his parents: Percy and Agnes; infant son; brothers: Frank and Lewis; sister: Shirley Walsh; father-in-law: Charles Hollett and mother-in-law: Doris Hollett. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife of 48 years: Barbara (nee Hollett); daughters: Debbie Chaulk (Gerald Biggs); Cheryl Woodfine (John) and Krista Clarke (Wayne); son: Doug (Leah); grandchildren: David and Danielle Foote, Johnny, Scott and Kerri Woodfine and Matthew and Jordan Chaulk; brothers: Percy (Gwen) and Bob; sisters: Phyllis, Florence (Al), Millie (Ron) and Roma (Aut); sisters-in-law: Linda Hollett and Karen Hollett (Fred Harrington); brother-in-law: Charles Hollett (Monica), as well as many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Ave. Mt. Pearl on Monday, Oct. 26th and Tuesday, Oct. 27th from 12 noon to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from St. Mary's Anglican Church on Wednesday, Oct. 28th at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Douglas's memory may be made to The Mazol Shriners (Burned & Crippled Children's Fund). To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

CHISLETT (nee Welsh), Agnes Mae - June 29, 1919 - October 18, 2009. Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, October 18, 2009, Agnes Chislett of Islington, aged 90 years. Predeceased by her parents, John and Catherine Welsh, husband John, son Clifford, grandchildren: Adam and Catherine Critch, son-in-law Winston Harnum, sisters: Gladys Chislett, Lydia Carpenter and Violet Bryant, brothers: Joseph and Walter Welsh. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her seven children: Blanche Harnum, Green's Harbour, Lorraine Chislett (Max), Islington, Shirley Butt (Graham), Carbonear, Doreen Critch (Greg), Cavendish, Guy (Jean), Islington, Dennis (Ethel) and Douglas (Diane), Ontario. Also lovingly remembered by 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; a large number of nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Matthew's Church Hall, Islington, Tuesday, October 20, 7 p.m. until time of funeral. The funeral service will be held from St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Heart's Delight on Thursday, October 22nd at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at St. Matthew's Anglican Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy flowers gratefully declined, donations in her memory may be made to St. Matthew's Church Memorial Fund or the Breast Cancer Foundation. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.warrensfuneralhome.ca

CLANCEY, Helen Theresa - Passed suddenly away in the presence of her loving children on October 14th, 2009, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, Helen Theresa Clancey, age 73 years. Predeceased by her husband Gerald (Chick) Clancey; three sisters and two brothers. Left with fond and loving memories her children Dennis Aylward (Sheila), Bob Aylward, Greg Aylward (Cindy), Gwen Clancey (Dan), Barry Aylward (Leanne), Maurice Aylward (Jacqui) and Georgina Molloy (Ignatius); twelve grandchildren four great-grandchildren; one sister and three brothers. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Thursday from 12 noon to 9 p.m; and Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, October 17th at 11 a.m from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Lupus Society.
"Always Remembered & Forever in Our Hearts"

CLARK, Bruce Henry George - (September 2, 1929 - October 28, 2009)- It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Bruce, age 80 years, of St. John's and Glovertown at St. Clare's Hospital, in the presence of his loving family. Predeceased by his parents Henry and Edith (Carter) Clark and brother David. He leaves to mourn Winnifred (Genge), his wife of 58 years and eight children: Linda (Jeff) Babstock, David (Patricia), Patricia (Wayne) Lucas, Elaine (Randy) Fradsham, Barbara (Dan) Moyst, Gail (Paul) Hatcher, and Trevor (Tish), all in St. John's, and Ron (Mavis), Calgary, Alberta. Also leaving eighteen grandchildren (Jay, Jennifer and Jeremy Babstock; Johnathan and Bradley Clark; Stacey, Kelly and Janet Lucas; Krista and Jody Fradsham; Angela and Sarah Moyst; Megan and Lauren Clark; Katherine and Leah Hatcher; and Emily and Matthew Clark) and two great-grandchildren (Alyssa Lucas and Isabella Babstock). He leaves behind seven brothers: Fraser (Joan), Don (Marjorie), John (Lorraine), Peter (Bonnie), Carter (Betty) in Alberta, Robin (Sandy) and Paul (Patricia) and two sisters: Elizabeth (John) Cochrane in Ontario and Edith (Charles) Phillips. Leaving to mourn also brothers-in-law: Norman (Joyce) Genge, Glovertown, Melvin (Sharon) Genge, Saskatchewan, Roland (Karolyn) Genge, Nova Scotia and sisters-in-law: June (Garth) Brown, Alberta, Maude Genge, Glovertown and Marjorie (Elmore) Tulk, Aspen Cove. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John's on Thursday, October 29 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and at Oram's Funeral Home, Glovertown on Friday, October 30, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 31 from Faith United Church, Glovertown. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery, Glovertown. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Faith United Church Roofing Fund. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

CLUNEY, Peter Mervyl - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex after a short illness on Monday, October 5, 2009, age 68 years of Kelligrews. Leaving to mourn his sister Enid Sharpe (Frank), brother Gerald Cluney (Jeanette), sister-in-law Hazel Cluney, special friends Gord and Rose Crewe, many nephews, nieces and a large circle of relatives and friends. Special thank you to the staff at the ICU. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, on Tuesday 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service in All Saint's Anglican Church on Wednesday, October 7 at 2 p.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill Road, Foxtrap. To sign the guest registry or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca

COFFEY, Maurice - Passed away at the Lions Manor Nursing Home, Placentia on October 8, 2009, Maurice Coffey age 86 of Angels Cove, P. Bay. Predeceased by his wife Loretta. He leaves to mourn Eva Coffey, his sons Joe and Donald, daughter Lucy and their families, his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers, sisters and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride's. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride's 2 p.m. on Saturday October 10, 2009. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Patricks Cove. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. You are welcome to visit and sign our online guestbook @ www.coombsfuneralhome.ca

COLLETT (nee Thorne), Jocelyn - Passed peacefully away at the L.A. Leonard Miller Centre, St. John's, on Monday, October 5, 2009, surrounded by her loving and caring family, Jocelyn Collett, age 52 years of Fair Haven. Predeceased by her parents Thomas and Olive Thorne. Leaving behind with wonderful memories her husband Raymond; daughter Melissa (Jamie) Peddle; son Rodney; precious granddaughter Maddison; brother Keith (Kathy); sister Sandra (Don) Best; mother and father-in-law Daisy and Edgar Collett; sisters-in-law: Marilyn (Neil) Carson, Delphine (Sterling) Collins, Brenda (Richard) Robertson; also a large circle of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Paul's By The Sea United Church, Fair Haven. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, October 8th at 11 a.m. Interment at United Cemetery, Fair Haven.

CONNORS, Raymond - Passed peacefully away on October 14, 2009, at the Escasoni Complex, Raymond Connors, age 88 years. Predeceased by his sisters Annie, Isobel and Madeline, brothers Michael, Francis, Kevin and Dermott. Leaving to mourn his wife Eleanor; children: Bryan (Katherine), Madeline (Randal), John (Michele) and Michael (Linda); grandchildren: Carolyn, Christopher, Samuel and Sarah and great-grandson Liam, as well as many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Thursday from 12 noon to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, October 16th at 9:30 a.m. from St. Pius X Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the S.P.C.A.

CONWAY, Jennie - Passed peacefully away at her residence in Colliers Oct. 17, 2009, Jennie Conway, age 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Richard P., daughter Carol Ann; sons Patrick and Richard. Left with fond and loving memories, her devoted son-in-law Ed; grandson Richard (Stephanie) great-grandchildren Richard, Alyssa and Sheena; two special friends Madeline Hawco and Pat Walsh and a large circle of relatives and friends. At Jennie's request cremation has taken place.
"Ever remembered, Ever loved"

COOK, Gary Ronald - Passed away suddenly in Dartmouth, N.S. on October 28th 2009, age 46. Predeceased by his father Gordon. Leaving to mourn his mother Elaine, his son Jacob, along with Jacob's mom Dale Gibbons; sisters: Debbie (Dean) Peddle, Katherine (Frank) Gray. aunts Vera Rose & Ronna Boyle; niece Kandi; nephews: Grant, Andrew, Ben, Aaron and Alex; cousins: Terry Rose, Shawn and Joyce Lamswood. Cremation has taken place. Interment to follow at a later date.

COOMBS (nee Bonner), Audrey Doris - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, October 24, 2009, in St. John's after a brief battle with cancer. Born in St. John's on March 25, 1929 to Doris and Alfred Bonner, Audrey was the youngest child who prematurely lost her beloved brothers Eric in 1937 and Gerald in 1971. She attended Bishop Spencer College, Memorial College and Acadia University. She cared for her aging parents and her own family and also worked for MCP prior to retirement. Audrey was much loved and cherished by her surviving family which includes: her children: Allynne (Dr. Gordon Jones) in Palm Coast, Florida, Karen (Bert Scheepers) in Delta, Ont. and Eric (Marie Walsh) in Mount Pearl; her precious niece Eleanor (Larry Maisonneuve) in Ottawa; her grandchildren Andrea Totten (Kyle) in Palm Coast, Dr. Christopher Jones in Philadelphia, Timothy Jones (fiancée Estrella) in Boston; Andrew, Luke, Benjamin and Liam Coombs in Mount Pearl, and her special grandnephew Kyle Maisonneuve in Ottawa. Audrey was predeceased by her beloved husband Lester "Ghandi" Coombs in 2004 with whom she shared over 50 years of happy marriage. Upon retirement they summered in St. John's and wintered in Ft. Myers, Florida for more than 25 years. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 1045 Topsail Road. Visitation will be Tuesday, October 27, 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, October 28, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at Cochrane Street United Church at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or in lieu of flowers donations to the Cochrane Street United Church would be welcomed. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

CORBETT, Anthony (Tony) - Passed away suddenly, but peacefully on Friday, October 23rd, 2009. Anthony (Tony) Corbett, aged 53 years. Predeceased by his mother: Anne; father: Dan and father-in-law: Gerald Ryan. Leaving to celebrate his life his loving wife Leona (Ryan); sons: Ryan (Heather), Liam and daughter Colleen, along with canine companion Lily; brothers: Dan (Jeanie) and Bob (Judy). Sisters: Annette Tchir (Henry), Maureen (Norma), Libby Angel (Pat), Stephanie Sample (David) and Ashley Hastie (Chris); mother-in-law: Patricia Ryan; sisters-in-law: Siobhainn Lewis (Wayne), Sheila Monette (Rod) and brother-in-law: Paul Ryan (Bonnie). As well as close circle of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends especially Aunt Sr. Annette Hawco and cousin and dear friends Alexis and Lynn Corbett. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will take place on Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made in his memory to the Health Care Foundation Cardiac Care Unit or to a charity of one's choice. To sign the online guest book, please visit www.cauls.ca

CRANE, Gerald - Passed peacefully away after a short illness on Saturday, October 3, 2009, at Carbonear hospital at age 75. Predeceased by father James and mother Gladys. leaving to mourn his wife Elizabeth, sons Gerald (Lynn) and Jack (Colleen), grandson Matthew, granddaughter Cyndi, brother Jim (Joan), sister Clarice, sisters-in-law Mabel and Susie (George), many nephews and nieces, his moose hunting buddies and a large circle of relatives and friends. Provincial Grand Secretary of the Loyal Orange Association of Newfoundland. Special thank you to the staff at the ICU and 7th floor of Carbonear hospital. He will long be remembered for his jokes and ability to make people laugh. Resting at Young's Funeral Home, Spaniard's Bay. Visitation from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral service at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 7 at Holy Redeemer church, Spaniard's Bay. Interment to follow at All Saint's cemetery at Tilton. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to Daffodil Place or the Trinity-Conception-Placentia Health Care Foundation.

CRITCH, Aiden Joseph - Passed away at Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Friday, October 16, 2009, Aiden Critch of Gaskiers, S.M.B., aged 63 years. Predeceased by parents William and Christine Critch and father-in-law Richard Power. Leaving to mourn wife Ann, son Derek (Arleen), daughter Tanya (Fintan); granddaughters: Caitlyn, Emma and Alexa; brothers: Don, Jim (Ollie) and George (Donna), mother-in-law Gertrude Power, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, especially friends and caregivers at Hoyles-Escasoni Complex. Resting at Gibbons' Funeral Home, St. Mary's, on Sunday, October 18, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, October 19, 2009, beginning at 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Monday at 2 p.m. at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, St. Mary's. Burial to follow. To express condolences online please visit our website at www.gibbonsfuneral.ca

CROWE, Richard Kenneth - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, October 31, 2009, after a lengthy battle with leukemia. Richard Crowe, aged 63 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 37 years Elaine (McDonald), daughter Jolene Wood (Jerry), sons Greg (Vanessa), Matthew (April). Grandchildren Noah, Caleb, Joseph, and Ava. Also left to mourn sisters Elaine Grant (Ron), Maxine Hall (Ron), and Kelly Behm. Brothers-in-law Wayne McDonald (Linda), Jerry McDonald (Dallas), Derm McDonald (Kim), sisters-in-law Patsy Cooper (Allan), Linda McDoland (Brian), Jackie McDoland, and Eileen Lucas as well as a large number of other relatives and friends. Special thanks to the nursing staff and doctors of 4NA Health Sciences Centre. At Richard's request, cremation has taken place. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 freshwater Road on Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Funeral service to take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel at 2 p.m. on Tuesday. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Richard's memory to a charity of one's choice. To leave a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

DALEY, John - Passed peacefully away at William Osler Hospital in Brampton, Ontario on October 14, 2009, Mr. John Daley of St. Bride's, Newfoundland, at the age of 67 years. Predeceased by his parents John & Sarah Daley, as well as brother Thomas Joseph Daley. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are brothers: Jimmy (Roxanne), Brendan (Katie), George (Ellen), Andrew (Sarah); sisters: Bernice (Walter) Tremblett and Alice (Art) Baggs, also leaving to mourn a very large group of extended family and friends. John's kind and gentle spirit touched many people throughout his life, and he will be sadly missed by everyone that had the pleasure of knowing him. Cremation taking place at Simple Alternatives, Mississauga, Ontario; Memorial Service will held for friends and family at Sacred Heart Church, St. Brides, Newfoundland November 07, 2009.
"God saw you getting tired and a cure was not to be. So He put His arms around you and whispered, "Come with me". With tearful eyes we watched you and saw you pass away, and although we love you dearly, we could not make you stay. A golden heart stopped beating, hard working hands at rest. God broke our hearts to prove to us He only takes the best. Forever in our hearts!"

DALLEY (nee Cole), Ena Victoria - It is with sadness that the family of Ena Victoria "Mom" Dalley announces her home-going on October 30, 2009, at her home in Embree at the age of 82. She leaves to mourn her beloved husband of 60 years, Pastor Cecil F. Dalley; five children: Donald Dalley (Ricky), Glenda Sparkes (Calvin), Sharon Foss (Terry), Bruce Dalley (Sheila) and Cathy Foss (Dale); nine grandchildren: Jerod, Beth (Byron), Andre (Kathleen), Amy, Julieanne, Gabriel, Jabez, Natasha (Jon) and Whitney; four great-grandchildren: Hannah, Emma, Simon and Isaac. Also left behind were brother Stewart, half-brother Ben, half-sister Marjorie and sister-in-law Betty Peyton (Oswald). Left with fond memories of "Mom Dalley" are a large circle of friends and former parishioners cultivated through many years of shared ministry with her husband. She was predeceased by her parents Frederick and Mary Cole and sister Ethel.
Mom will be sadly missed, but, we are comforted by the fact she is 'safe in the arms of Jesus'.

DAVIS, Yvonne G. - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital, on Thursday, October 29, 2009, Yvonne G. Davis of Carbonear, age 67 years. Predeceased by parents Cecil and Annie Oates, baby sister Dianne, brother Russell and step-mother Maude. Leaving to mourn her devoted husband, best friend and soulmate of 46 years, Elmer; children: Brent (Cynthia), Carbonear, Denise (Ian Crawley), Rome, Georgia, USA and Jamie (Alanna), Toronto, ON; grandchildren: Chelsea and Kaylee Davis, Cody, Amber and Bethany Crawley; sister Carol (Robert) Simms, St. Anthony; brother John "Jack" (Karen) Oates, St. John's; step-sister Jennie (David) Sheppard, Spaniard's Bay; step-brother Raymond (Lillian) Chipman, Spaniard's Bay; sisters-in-law: Elaine Oates, Carbonear, Mabel (Kurt) Peyer, Barrie, ON; brothers-in-law: Orville Hayter, Sudbury, ON, Hudson Davis, Richmond Hill, ON, Bruce (June) Davis, Etobicoke, ON and Bert (Heidi) Davis, Portugal Cove-St. Philip's; special aunt Ruby Russell, Halifax, N.S.; nieces: Deanna, Gena, Sarah, Mackenzie and Mikaela; nephew Conrad, also a large number of other relatives and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear on Saturday, October 31 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Sunday, November 1 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Monday, November 2 at 2:00 p.m. from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Inurnment in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in Yvonne's memory may be made to Bethany United Church, Carbonear or to Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre, St. John's. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

DEL RIZZO, Angelo - Surrounded by the love of his family Angelo Del Rizzo passed away peacefully in Mar del Plata, Provincia del Buenos Aires, Argentina at the age of 83 after a lengthy illness. Born on March 8, 1927 in Azzano Decimo, Pordenone, Italy, he was the son of Giovanni Battista Del Rizzo and Maria Teresa Del Rizzo (née Marcuz) and the beloved father of Emilce and Lilliana (Tato). He is predeceased by his wife Herminia. His spirit spanned three continents and will be remembered in St. John's, Newfoundland by his brothers Benjamin (Carmen) and Guido (Francis); and by Joseph (Sherry) in Brampton, Ontario. In Italy he leaves behind brothers Don Mario and Georgio (Adrianna) and sisters Santina (Rosario) and Suor Adrianna. "Tio Angelo" will forever be remembered by his many nieces and nephews in Agentina, Italy and Newfoundland. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. A memorial service will be held at a time to be announced.
El corazón no sabe ninguna distancia.
Published 17 October, 2009

DILLON, Michael - Toronto, Ont. (August 5, 1930 - October 7, 2009)
A much loved friend and neighbour - a dashing and lovely man - Michael Dillon has passed away and the world has lost some of its mirth. Son of Josephine Walsh and Michael Dillon Senior, Michael left Newfoundland as a very young man and ultimately settled in Toronto. Inquiries: scott.prodriver@gmail.com

DODGE, Meta Jane - Passed peacefully away in her 82nd year in the presence of her loving family on Saturday, October 3rd, 2009, at the Palliative Care Unit, L.A.M.C. Predeceased by parents Randell and Catherine Dodge, sister Pheobe Osmond, grandchildren Ann-Marie Dodge and Murray Kirby. Survived with fond and loving memories her husband, best friend and companion Jordan, her brother Earl Dodge (Ellen) of Grand Bank, N.L. and sister Sarah Matthews of North Sydney, N.S.; children Howard (Sharron), Roy (Suzanne), Randell, Melvin (Wanda), Marilyn (Mike Greene), Carl (Joanne), Sharon (Ron Kirby) and David; 14 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, family and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday, October 5th, 2009 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to take place from The Anglican Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Avenue on Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. As an expression of sympathy donations in her memory may be made to the Anglican Church of St. Mary the Virgin. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

DOMINIQUE, Terry John - Passed away suddenly on Monday, October 26, 2009, Terry Dominique, aged 58 years. Predeceased by his twin brother, Larry. Leaving to mourn with fond and cherished memories his loving wife Joy; mother Virginia Dominique of Lethbridge, Alberta; brothers-in-law Maurice (Diane) Head, Cecil Head, Hubert Head, Edward Head, Gordie (Glenda) Head, Joe (Eileen) Head; sisters-in-law Phyllis (Jerry) Courtney, Mary (Peter) Mesi; uncle Laurie Hay of Alberta; aunt Peggy Palmer of Saskatchewan and a large circle of relatives and friends throughout Alberta, Ontario and Newfoundland. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in Terry's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Anyone wishing to send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book may visit www.carnells.com

DOYLE, Anne - Born in St. Andrew's, NL. Sept. 7, 1918 - Oct. 23, 2009. Passed peacefully away on Friday, October 23, 2009, at Dr. Charles L. Legrow Health Centre in the presence of her loving family, Anne (Ryan) Doyle of St. Andrew's, Codroy Valley, formerly of Red Island, Placentia Bay, at the age of 91. Predeceased by her husband Walter, sisters Elizabeth Barry, Nellie Fitzpatrick, Margaret Martin and her brothers Frank, Patrick and William Ryan. She was dearly loved and admired by her children, step-daughters, and grandchildren. She leaves to mourn her children: Kevin (Angela), Ottawa, Sylvia, Sister of Mercy, Stephenville, Marilyn and Brendan (Bernadette), St. Andrew's, N.L., Brian, Elora, Ontario, and her step-daughters: Marie, Ottawa, Pauline, N.J., and Catherine, Ohio, and her loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Leaving to mourn also, sisters-in-law: Josephine Ryan (Stephenville) and Margaret Doyle (Stephenville), as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, and special friends. She will be resting at The Church of The Precious Blood, St. Andrew's. Wake vigil will take place at The Church of The Precious Blood on Saturday, October 24, 2009 from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sunday, October 25, 2009 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, October 26, 2009 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Church of The Precious Blood or St. Mary's Hermitage Foundation, Codroy Valley. Special thanks to her homecare workers Dianne and Lorraine. Thanks also to Dr. Wendy Graham and staff at Dr. Charles L. Legrow Health Centre. The family guest book may be signed or to make a memorial donation, visit our website www.fillatre.ca

DOYLE, Patrick - Passed away at Placentia Health Care Centre on Thursday, October 15, 2009, Patrick Doyle, of St. Bride's P. Bay, age 92 years, long time Justice of the Peace. Predeceased by his sister Mary Bridget, his parents John and Catherine. Leaving to mourn his niece Regina Coffey (St. Bride's) and her children BJ, Jolene and Cathy Ann, special cousin Patrick Foley (wife Susan), Seal Cove CBS, and a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride's. Funeral Mass to take place on Saturday, October 17, 2009 at Sacred Heart Church, St. Bride's. at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Bride's. Arrangements entrusted to Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia. You are welcome to visit and sign our online guestbook @ www.coombsfuneralhome.ca

DROHAN, Mike (Pop, Skipper) - Slipped gently and peacefully into eternal rest at the HSC after a short illness on October 29, 2009, of Harricott, in his 100th year. Eldest and last surviving child of the late Tommy and Margaret (Peddle) Drohan. Predeceased by his loving wife Maude, 1995; daughters Ellen (Nellie) Reynolds, 2000 and Mary Ann, 1976; also son-in-law John White, 1971. He leaves with an abundance of cherished memories five daughters and two sons: Marg Singleton (Allan), Catherine (Gerald Davis, deceased), Tommy (Eleanor), Carrie Luffman (Bob), Marie Bonia (Clem), Billy (Gloria) and Carmel Critch (Tom), together with 25 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren. Also left with fond memories are sons-in-law Ches Reynolds and Robert Dillon, niece Helen (Drohan) Wade, several cousins and numerous friends. Resting at Our Lady of Grace Church, Colinet. Visitation Friday 7-9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sunday 10-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, November 2 at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Mt. Carmel. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the guest registry or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.com.
"A life well-lived is a precious gift."

DUKE, John Thomas (Jack) - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on October 31st, 2009. Jack Duke, long time employee of St. John's City Council, age 73 years. Predeceased by his parents Peter and Caroline; brothers Tommy and Peter. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Mary (nee Kieley); sons John Jr. (Jody), Gus (Kim) and Paddy (Geraldine); daughters Janet (Gus) and Elizabeth (Derrick); sister Jean Voisey; brothers Tom and Paddy; grandchildren Michael (Jill), Craig (Kara), Matthew (Jenn) Melissa, Jonathan, Justin, Miranda, Ashton, Kolby, Barry, Ricky, Jocelyn, Axl, Felicity and Stephen; his dog Ozzy; also other relatives and friends. Special thank you to the nurses and doctors of the Health Sciences Centre Emergency Department and the many paramedics for their special care during his lengthy illness. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday 2 to 9 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday at 11 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Children's Wish Foundation or the Lung Association.
"Behind the door there's peace I'm sure and I know there'll be no more tears in Heaven. Please Lord teach us to Laugh again; But God, don't ever let us forget why we cried."

DUNPHY (nee Jarvis), Mary Joe - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home on Wednesday, October 7th, 2009, Mary Joe Dunphy, formerly of Oderin, Placentia Bay, age 94. Predeceased by her husband William (1978), son Bernard (1991), parents Bernard and Clara Jarvis, sisters Lucy, Emma, Mercedes and Betty (twin). Leaving to mourn sons: Alphonsus (Sarah) and Clayton (Ellen) and daughter Bernadette; grandchildren: Dale, Jamie, Leona, Michael, Darryl and their father Leo, Shawn, Mark, Brian, Anthony, Wayne and Marsha and their mother Margie; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-grandchild Kaylee; brother William Jarvis (Leona); sister Theresa Power, also a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends, especially the staff of 1st floor north, St. Patrick's Mercy Home. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Thursday and Friday from 2 p.m. - 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, October 10th, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.

EARLE, Brian Christopher - Died at home on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, Brian Earle formerly of Fogo and retired president of Earle Industries in his 93rd year. He leaves to mourn his wife and companion Dorothy (nee Carnell); daughters: Yvonne and Jane (Owen Hewitt) and son Harold; special grandchildren: Angelica Dale (Ottawa), Catherine and Sean Church (St. John's) and his brother Austin (Nim). The family will receive friends at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday, October 10 from 3to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A Memorial service will be held at the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Brian's memory may be made to the Quidi Vidi-Rennies River Development Foundation (5 Nagel's Place, St. John's, N.L. A1B 2Z2). To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com

EARLE, Winston David - Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Centre, St. John's, on October 8th, 2009, after a short illness, Winston David Earle, aged 68 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Eileen (nee Young); daughters: Terri Lynn (Wheeler), Texas, and Tracy, Vancouver; also sisters: Shirley Clarke (Donald) and Patricia Galbraith (Kenneth); brothers-in-law: Augustus (Geraldine), Jack (Audrey), Bruce - deceased (Ruby); sister-in-law Thelma Churdy (John), Ontario; nephews, nieces, cousins and a large circle of friends. Funeral services were held on Monday, October 12 at St. Peter's Anglican Church, Twillingate conducted by The Reverend Gail Williams, followed by interment in the Anglican Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Association.

EMBERLEY (nee Hickey), Mary Ann - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on October 28th, 2009, Mary Ann Emberley of Southern Harbour, age 70 years. Predeceased by son Joseph, daughter Judy, parents Katherine and Henry Hickey and brother Jimmy Joe. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories husband Jim of 52 years; sons: Tony (Linda), St. John's, Ambrose (Phyllis), Southern Harbour, Clyde (Carol), Southern Harbour, Jamie (Donna), Goulds; daughters: Nora (Vince) Hanlon, Mt. Pearl, Mary (Darrel), Branton, Southern Harbour and Ada Emberley, St. John's; grandchildren: Jordan, Adam, Christopher, Amanda, D.J., Krista, Janel, Evan, Trent, Kelsie, Brandon, Kielly, Chloe; great-grandson Jaden; seven sisters and three brothers. Also a large number of family and friends. Resting at Christ The King Church, Southern Harbour. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Interment at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Southern Harbour. You may visit www.hollowaysfuneralhome.ca to leave a message of condolence and sign the guest book. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Holloway's Funeral Home, Whitbourne.

ESCOTT (nee Cramm), Phyllis - Passed peacefully away at St. Luke's Homes, on October 14th, 2009, Phyllis Escott, age 85 years. Predeceased by her husband Edgar, 1971. Leaving to mourn her son Barry Escott; nieces Norma Cutler, N.S., Ann Escott, Ont.; nephew Philip Escott (Sheena), as well as other relatives and friends. Visitation at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service from Barrett's Chapel, 2 p.m. on Friday, October 16th, 2009. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to N.L. Special Olympics. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

EVANS, Elizabeth - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre after a short illness, Elizabeth Evans, aged 93 years. Predeceased by husband Frederick Robert Evans (1986) and grandson Harold (2006). Leaving to mourn daughters: Shirley (Nick), Bernice (Stuart), Mercedes (Geoff), Ruth (Greg); sons: Fred Jr. (Bernice), Gerard (Linda), as well as special friend Bernice Osmond. Also leaving to mourn 19 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18 from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral service to take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Monday, October 19, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, In lieu of flowers, donations in Elizabeth's memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guestbook, please visit www.carnells.com
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EVERARD, Brenden J. - Passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2009, age 71 years. Leaving to mourn wife Helen (nee Whittle); daughter Brenda Randell (Roy); sons: Ian (Karen) and Paul (Erin); grandchildren: Christopher and Emma Randell; brother Gerald (Judy); sisters: Patsy Martin (Mike) and Bernice Skanes (Ralph); as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Thursday, October 29th at 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation.

EWERS, Francis - Peacefully at the Ottawa General Hospital on Friday, October 2, 2009. Predeceased by his first wife Rita and his parents Lyndon and Frances Ewers. Beloved husband of Marjorie. Dear stepfather of Wayne (Julie), Ian (Janet) and step-grandfather of Liam, Ryan, Brendan and Caitlyn. Survived by his sister Lynda Ballinger, his niece Rita Crean (Steve), his nephew Robert (Claire) and Uncle Sid (Nancy). Special friends of Christine and Garry O'Rourke. The family will receive friends at Carnells Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John's on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A memorial service will be held on Thursday in the Chapel at 10:30 a.m., with interment of ashes to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers in memoriam donations supporting schools and leprosy in India may be made payable to the Claretian Fathers of Quebec, c/o Fr. Lukose, Holy Cross Church 685 Walkley Road Ottawa, Ontario K1V 6R8, 613-731-7834 would be appreciated. Online tributes may be sent to www.mem.com or www.carnells.com

FELTHAM, Donald - Staff Sgt. Passed peacefully away on Sunday, October 11, 2009, RNC Staff Sgt. Donald Feltham (retired), aged 71 years. Beloved husband and best friend to Joan for 50 years; devoted father to Deanne (Dean) Shugarue, Donald (Shelly); beloved grandfather to Spencer, Maggie, Emma Feltham and Stephen Shugarue; dear brother to Dawson and brother-in-law to Nellie Feltham, Joy and Ron Saunders; also left to mourn are many special nephews and nieces. He will be greatly missed by many extended family members and friends. Rested at Oram's Funeral Home in Glovertown, NL. Funeral Wednesday, October 14, Rev. Paul Vardy officiated from Faith United Church. Donations in his memory may be given to Faith United Church or a charity of your choice.
"So long my love, ‘til we meet again"

FEWER (nee Bishop), Yvonne - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at her residence in Holyrood on Tuesday, October 20, 2009, Yvonne Fewer, in her 57th year. Predeceased by her mother and father Samuel and Fanny Bishop, mother and father-in-law, Elizabeth and Patrick Fewer. Left with fond and loving memories are her husband and best friend of 38 years, James; her son Jimmy (LeeAnn); daughter Shelley Rideout (Brian); four loving grandchildren: Emily, Abbey, Matthew and Jack; her sisters: Amy Rideout (Eli), Fanny Fagan (Joseph); brothers: Samuel (Julie), Ellis (Doris), Wilson (Lorraine), Harvey (Dale), Arnold (Nancy), Ralphy and a large circle of extended family and friends, especially her devoted caregiver, Rose Dinn. Visitation at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral will take place at a time to be announced on Friday, October 23, 2009 from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Donations in her memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation or to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.dunphys.ca to sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence.
"She lives with us in memory and will for evermore"

FINLAY, Sean Ogilvie, 1944-2009- In the early morning of October 13, 2009, Sean Finlay died peacefully surrounded by family, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Sean Finlay was born in Vancouver, the son of Delbert Finlay and Winifred Wiggins. He followed in his father and grandfather's footsteps, working in the newspaper industry as a journalist and editor for CP and Thompson Newspapers. Sean was the editor of the Arnprior Chronicle, the Kirkland Lake Northern Daily News and the Barrie Examiner where he won several newspaper awards. Sean covered Parliament Hill from 1978 to 1982. He served as Vice-President of the Parliamentary Press Gallery in 1982. From 1982 to 1987, he was the editor of the St. John's Evening Telegram, in St. John's Newfoundland. In 1987, Sean retired from his newspaper career and returned to Ottawa. He formed Wordsmithing Plus, working as an editor, speech writer and public relations consultant. Since 1996, Sean has been employed with Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation as the English language editor.
Sean will be forever remembered by his wife of 43 years, Jan, his daughter Seana Siobhan, and his "two boys", grandsons Graham Ogilvie Jones and Sam Jones. Also mourning his loss are mother-in-law Mil Taylor, son-in-law Kris Jones, brother Joel (Carolyn), and nephew Chris. He will be sorely missed by his friends at CMHC and many others. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 24th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hulse Playfair & McGarry at 315 McLeod St. in Ottawa. Donations to the Canadian Down Syndrome Society, or to a cause of your choice in lieu of flowers.

FITZPATRICK, Vince - Peacefully, in the presence of his family, on Friday, October 16th, 2009 at his home in Georgetown, Vince in his 69th year, formerly of Bell Island, NL, beloved husband of Madeline. Loving father of Robin and her husband Craig Nicolucci, Jason, and Lisa and her husband Chris Gowland. Cherished Poppy of Bryson, Ben, Jake, Hannah and Bailey. Dear brother of Bern (Jean), Gerard (Mame) of Bell Island, Robert (Kim), Roberta (Joey) Coombs, Dorothy Stoyles of St. John's, Sheila (Brian) Hill of Georgetown. Predeceased by his sister Jenny David. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Holy Cross Catholic Church (224 Maple Ave., Georgetown) on Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Cremation followed. In memory contributions to the Cancer Assistance Services of Halton Hills would be appreciated. To send expressions of sympathy visit www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com

FLOOD-RONAYNE, Elizabeth - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family on October 7, 2009. Elizabeth Flood-Ronayne, aged 93 years. Predeceased by her parents James and Mary Stanford; son Gregory Flood (Helen deceased); first husband John Flood; second husband Con Ronayne; sister Madeline Williams; brother Harry Stanford. Leaving to mourn daughter Anita McDonald (John) and their children Jeff McDonald (Judy), Colette Heistinger (Rick), Scott McDonald (Tina); son John Flood (Brenda) and their children Katie Flood and Vickie Flood; children of Greg Flood (Helen), Michelle Baird (Terry), Dale Flood and Chuck Flood in Florida; sisters: Rita O'Neil in New York and Stella Edney; step-sisters: Rosemary Stanford, Joan Dutile (Mitch deceased) and Enid O'Brien (Cyril); step-children: Connie Duff, Tish Ronayne and Tim Ronayne; six great-grandchildren; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A special thank you to the wonderful staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home for their ongoing care and compassion. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday, October 8, 2009 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Friday, October 9, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick's Mercy Home Chapel. Funeral service to be held on Saturday, October 10, 2009 from St. Patrick's Mercy Home Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations may be made in Elizabeth's memory to the Spina Bifida Association. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.
"It's so sad to see her go"

FOWLER (Rideout), Nancy - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, Miller Centre after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, October 21, 2009, age 71 years of Chamberlains, CBS. Predeceased by husband Nelson, parents Noah and Mary Rideout, sisters Phoebe Eason, Rita Butler, Elsie Greeley, brothers Ernest, Malcolm, twin brother Noah, Carroll and Eric Rideout, brothers-in-law Andrew Greeley and William Eason, nephew Wilfred Eason. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughter Peggy (David O'Donnell); sons: Gary (Gail) and Howard (Roxanne); grandchildren: Meghan, Jeffrey, Scott, Mitchell and Kayla Fowler; great-grandson: Jackson Kennedy; sisters: Helen Wiseman (Ron) and Esther Hunt (Gord); sisters-in-law: Daphne, Edna, Rita and Frances Rideout; brother-in-law William Butler; special friends: Amy and Eric Dodge, Elsie and Frank Taylor and Gail and Ern Leslie. Also nieces, nephews and a large circle of other family and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Thursday 10 a.m. to 9 pm and Friday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service in All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap on Friday, October 23, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill Road, Foxtrap. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca

FRASER, Maureen - Passed peacefully away on Monday, October 26, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer, loving wife, mother and grandmother Maureen Fraser, age 68 years, from the Goulds. Leaving to mourn her loving husband David and left with fond and loving memories her children: Stephen, Douglas (Janine) and Julie (Joe Mackey); four very special grandchildren: Kristopher, Nicholas, Thomas and Brenda. Also leaving to mourn her sister Sheila Shaw (George, deceased) and brother Dereck Hodkinson (Shirley) residing in England. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Wednesday, October 28th, 12 to 3 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service to be held at Caul's Chapel on Thursday, October 29th at 10 a.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. Special thanks to Dr. Wendy Whelan for her attentive personal care and the staff of the Miller Centre Palliative Care Unit.

FRENCH (nee Goodyear), Effie Alva - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit, L.A. Miller Centre on October 15, 2009 at the age of 93. Predeceased by her husband Wilfred, son Graham and daughter Laura. Leaving to mourn her two beloved granddaughters: Erin and Megan (Matthew Hann); daughter-in-law Nancy French; special friends Roy and Marie Crann and Zoe Kavanagh; as well as many other friends. The family would like to thank the staff of the Palliative Care Unit and Margaret's Manor. 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 will take place from Barrett's Chapel on Monday, October 19, 2009 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

GEORGE, Albert - Passed peacefully away on October 29th, 2009, Albert Walter (Abby) George, age 77 years. Predeceased by his father Alan George and mother Sarah Jane (Jean) Squires (nee George) and brother Don. Left to mourn his loving wife Noreen (Pugh) and the "greatest boys in the world", Glen (Lisa), Darryl (Cheryl Crane), and grandsons "little" Mark, age 6, "little" Ryan, age 3 and "little" Gavin, age 2. Also leaving to mourn his sister Helen Greening of Calgary, and his in-laws Mary (Jim) Thistle, Jean (Doug) Moore, Joyce (Reg) Whitten, Nita (Jerry) Baird, Brett Pugh (Helena Turner) and Jack (Fran) Pugh, as well as a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Friday, October 30th, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

GLADDEN, Gloria Raine - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, October 14, 2009, Gloria Raine Gladden of Carbonear, age 80 years. Predeceased by husband Maurice; parents: Norman and Agnes Atkinson. Leaving to mourn, three sons: Clifford (Liliana), Vancouver, BC, Donald (Marlene), Toronto, Ont. and Russell, Ottawa, Ont.; four grandchildren: Chiara, Sandro, Michael and Tracey; one brother Gordon (Gladys) Atkinson and family, Feilding, New Zealand; one sister Penelope (Richard) Rencken and family, KwaZulu, South Africa; sister-in-law Audrey Edith (George) Tucker and family, Fort Erie, Ont.; dear relatives and friends in U.K. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear with visitation hours on Thursday, October 15 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Friday, October 16 from 2 to 5 p.m., 7 to 9:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 17 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, October 17 at 2: p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Carbonear. Cremation to follow. Private family inurnment in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in Gloria's memory may be made to the TCP Health Foundation or a charity of one's choice. For additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750 or visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

GOODYEAR, Lindberg Maxwell (Lindy) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family in his 77 year on October 30, 2009, at the L.A. Miller Centre after a courageous battle with cancer. Leaving to mourn his sister Marilyn Kearley and husband Nelson (St. John's); brother Lewis Goodyear and wife Eileen (Orangeville, Ont.); nieces Andrea Laurie (Scott), Susan Kearley, RaDeane Montgomery (Brian), Larissa Goodyear, and Rennée Mercer; nephews Robert Smith, Donald Kearley and Matthew Goodyear; also other relatives and friends. A very special thanks to the staff of the Palliative Care Unit. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. Interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Daffodil Place. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

GORMAN, Leo - Passed peacefully away on Friday, October 30, 2009 at the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island, after a courageous battle with cancer, Leo Gorman, age 79. Predeceased by his wife, Susan Gorman, December 18, 2007. Left to cherish both of their memories are their children: Lorraine (Gerald Fowler); Harriett (Frank Taylor); Gregory (Valerie); Betty (Clifford Yetman), Stan; Jim (Liz). Grandchildren: Michelle (Michael Hussey); Cambridge, ON; Heather (Wayne Tremblett), Fort McMurray, AB; Mark Fowler (Crystal Wells); Gregory Gorman (Amy Maddigan); Bradley Gorman; Colin Taylor; Jean and Leo Cobb (Cambridge, ON). Siblings: Edward Gorman (Bell Island); Madeline (Gus Whalen).St. John's; Raymond Gorman (Margaret); Bell Island; Bill Gorman (Shirley Littlejohn), Cambridge, ON; sisters-in-law: Frances Slade, Carbonear, N.L.; Mabel (Raymond Gendreau), Bell Islandl Doris (Gerald Dobbin), Cambridge ON; brother-in-law: Fred Cobb (Eva), Bell Island. Three great-granddaughters: Katlyn and Jenna Hussey and Brooklyn Heath; and numerous other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home, Bell Island. Visitation hours: Saturday, Oct. 31 8 to 9 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 1, noon to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, St, Michael's Roman Catholic Church, Bell Island. Interment at St. Michael's RC Cemetery, Bell Island. Reception to follow at St. Michael's Parish Hall. Flowers gratefully accepted.
"No more on the docks I'll be seen; Just tell me old shipmates, I'm taking a trip mates and one day I'll see you all again."

GOSSE (nee March), Melina - (1909-2009). Passed peacefully away on Monday, October 5, 2009, at her home in Whitbourne in the presence of her family, Melina (March) Gosse in her 101st year. Melina was the oldest resident of Whitbourne. Predeceased by her husband Harold Gosse, parents Albert and Jane March, sister Annie Piercey, brothers: David, Maxwell and Howard, son-in-law Munden Hobbs. Left with fond and loving memories three sons: Graham (Emily), Lloyd (Peggy), Bill (Sylvia); three daughters: Hazel Hobbs, Vida (Isaac) Kelland, Alma (Richard) Kelly; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law: Pearl March, Rose Mercer, Marguerite (Harvey) Mercer; as well as a large circle of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Holloway's Funeral Home, Cabot Avenue, Whitbourne. Visitation Wednesday, October 7, 2009, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, October 8, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, October 8 at 2 p.m. from Trinity United Church, Blaketown. Interment to follow at the Whitbourne United Church Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Prostate Cancer Society or a charity of one's choice.
"Where there is Faith, There is Love, Where there is Love, There is Peace, Where there is Peace, There is God, Where there is God, There is no need"

GRACE, Bernard Francis - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on October 5, 2009, at the Health Sciences Centre, Bernard Grace, age 61 years of Avondale. Ben faced a 4 year battle with Multiple Myeloma with great faith and courage. Predeceased by his parents Frank and Elizabeth Grace, mother and father-in-law John and Mary A. Roche, and brother-in-law Cyril Roche. He leaves to mourn his loving wife and best friend of 32 years Teresa (nee Roche); his dearly loved girls: Bernie-Ann (Eddy Ezekiel), Morgan and Karla and his eagerly awaited baby granddaughter Penelope Grace Ezekiel. Also leaving to mourn his sisters: Madeline, Patricia (Nick Dalton), Madonna (Raymond Ballard), Kathleen (Robert Johansson), Josephine (Roland Burt); his brother Patrick (Sandy); special sister-in-law Jean Grace; brothers and sisters-in-law: John (Imelda), Shirley (Bob), Beverly (Dave), Bernice (Jerome), Derek (Mary) and Rick; as well his many nieces, nephews, other friends, especially members of the Iron Workers Local 764. Visitation at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood on Tuesday and Wednesday from 12 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral will take place at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 8, 2009 from Assumption Church, Avondale. Cremation to follow. Inurnment will be at Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Donations in his memory may be made to either Daffodil Place or Avondale Recreation Committee ("Forget Me Not" Playground/Ballfield Project). Please visit www.dunphys.ca to sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence.
"Love you forever, Love you for always."

GRIFFIN (nee Tilley), Leone - Passed peacefully away at her family's residence on Saturday, Oct. 10th, 2009, at the age of 77, Mrs. Leone (nee Tilley) Griffin. Predeceased by her husband Donald, and son Barry. Leaving to mourn her sons Bruce (Judy), Brian (Karen), Terry (Charmaine), and Bob (Cliff), and her daughter Sherry; her brothers Bill (Ena), Joe (Bernice) and Bob (Patricia); grandchildren Michael, Kandi, Mitchell, Kourtney, Mark, Kim, Donald, Andrew, Colette, Ashley, Jessica and Terry; great-grandchildren Michael, Matthew and Gavin. Also, a large circle of family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Paul Skirving, her home-care worker Allen Young, special friends Andrea and Jim Woolridge, and to the many family members and friends who helped in any way during Leone's illness. At Leone's request, cremation has already taken place. Our family would be honoured to have you join us in a celebration of her life at a Memorial Service held at Carnell's Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, Oct. 14th, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment will be held at a later date. Flowers are gratefully accepted, or donations may be made in Leone's memory to VOAR. In Leone's eyes there was nothing better than being able to share her love with her family and friends, a good cup of tea and a spirited game of cards. If you would like to send a message of condolence, to sign the memorial guest book, or to share a personal memory of this lovely lady, please visit www.carnells.com

GUZZWELL (nee Pye), Irene Beatrice - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, October 22, 2009, at the Masonic Park Nursing Home, Irene Beatrice Guzzwell, aged 92 years of St. John's, NL. Predeceased by her husband Gladstone (1994), baby Guzzwell and grandson Christopher (2007). Left to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons: Melvin (Anita), Keith (Carol) and Geoffrey (Marie); grandchildren: Catherine (Paul), Stephen (Wendy), Allison, Jennifer (Mike), Andrew, Colin and Stephanie; three great-grandchildren: Ryan and Lauren Guzzwell, Shannon Barrett; sister Pearl Pye, Mary's Harbour; sisters-in-law: Violet Pye, Forteau, Labrador, Shirley Belbin (Edgar), Matilda Guzzwell, Vira Guzzwell; also a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Irene's family would like to thank all the staff of Masonic Park Nursing Home for the eight years of wonderful care which they gave her. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Monday, October 26, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Masonic Park Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

HALE (nee Laing), Luella Mildred - Of Comfort Cove-Newstead, formerly of Norris Point, Bonne Bay. Passed peacefully away at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, Grand Falls-Windsor on Sunday, October 4, 2009, in her 87th year. She was predeceased by her husband, Alphonso; parents John and Caroline Laing; sisters: Violet, Mary and Leona; brothers: Edgar, John, Harvey and Russell; brothers-in-law: Harold and Clayton; sisters-in-law: Mamie and Miloetta. She leaves to mourn sister Alma Reid, Norris Point; sisters-in-law: Helena (Donald Gueran), Ontario; Maida Penney, Ontario; Ella Forstyhe, British Columbia; brothers-in-law: Eric (Faye) Hale, Comfort Cove-Newstead; Major Maxwell (Anne) Hale, Ontario; Neil (Leslie) Hale, Ontario and a large circle of nephews and nieces and friends. The funeral service was held from Bethel United Church in Comfort Cove-Newstead, Wednesday, October 7th at 2 p.m., Rev. Robbins officiating. Interment in the United Cemetery, Comfort Cove-Newstead, in family plot. Flowers or donations to the United Church Cemetery Fund, Comfort-Cove-Newstead will be gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Gordon Woolfrey Funeral Homes, Lewisporte.

HALL, Edward Leonard - (1935 - 2009). Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on October 13th, 2009. Edward Leonard Hall (Ted), age 74 years. Predeceased by his parents Violet and Leo Hall; brother Ronald and special brother and friend Robert (Bob). Leaving to mourn his loving wife Rita; his precious sons: Edward (Ted) (Jennifer), Dean (Donna); very special grandsons: Geoffrey and Ryan. Also leaving to mourn his brother Hubert (Maie); sisters: Joan Murray (Bob), Dot (Ray) and special sister-in-law Doris (Bob-deceased); his friends: Josephine and Joseph Hogan; Allan and Mary Neiuto of Northern Bay; Cathy and Tony Clancy, Paul Donovan, Michael Joy, Belle Squires, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A special thanks go out to Dr. Noel Browne and Christine of Cornwall Clinic. The nurses (angels) of 4 West at St. Clare's and special thanks to Dr. Stephanie Peters and Father Slattery. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Cremation to follow. Funeral Service will take place on Friday, October 16, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Caul's Chapel. No flowers by request.
"He was the world's greatest Dad and Pop."

HALLERAN, Keith (Ronald) - It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of a dear husband, father, brother, uncle and friend on October 21, 2009, on the "Challenger," Maersk supply boat. Age 58 years of Trepassey. Predeceased by his parents Gordon and Theresa, his parents-in-law William and Pauline Fleming and his brother-in-law Albert. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife, Carmel (Fleming); his three sons who were his pride and joy: Trevor (Jennifer), Todd (Sherri Lee) and Troy. His sisters: Gloria (Gary Ayles), Hazel (Bob Hurman), Judy (John Brazil), Delores (Peter Halleran), Karen (Brian Maloney), Marina, Joan (Hans Shepperd). Brothers: Bruce (Ida Whalen), Don (Carolyn King), Gordie (Michelle Gledhill), Rick (Tina Power), Kurt (Melissa Bryan) and Brian. A very dear and special Aunt: Josephine Waddleton (Steve White) and Mae Bulger. Also leaving to mourn many nieces and nephews, cousins, relatives, co-workers and a very large circle of friends. Losing Keith has been a terrible shock, his pleasant personality, fun-loving spirit, kind heart and thoughtfulness will be sorely missed by everyone who knew him. Special thanks to everyone for your friendship to Keith and his family. Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home in Trepassey on Sunday, October 25 from 7-9 p.m and on Monday, October 26 from 10 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., and on Tuesday, October 27 from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Mass of Christian burial on Tuesday, October 27 at 1 p.m. from Holy Redeemer Church, Trepassey. Interment to follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory maybe made to the Newfoundland Cancer Society. To send a message of condolence online and to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.faheysfuneralhome.ca

HANLON (nee Beaton), Shirley Frances - Passed peacefully away having lived with cancer for the past 6 years at her home, in the presence of her family, on October 29th, 2009, Shirley Hanlon, age 69 years. Predeceased by her loving daughter Michelle; brothers-in-law Alex Hanlon, Peter Casey and Bill Wilson. Leaving to mourn her beloved husband of 47 years Jim; daughter Paula; son Jamie; sisters: Marion Wilson, Florence Burge (Wylie) and Lois Williams (Jim); brothers: Dave O'Brien (Barbara), Jim O'Brien (Betty), Dennis O'Brien (Marlene) and Gary O'Brien (Linda); sisters-in-law: Gertrude Casey, Joan Uzzolino (Frank), Helen Woodrow (Ed) and Marjorie Hanlon; brother-in-law Frank Hanlon, as well nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Cremation will take place Sunday. Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 11 a.m. from St. Paul's Church. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Shirley's memory to Daffodil Place.
"Ours for a little while, with Jesus Forever."

HANN, Annie Louise - June 15, 1916-October 27, 2009, Corner Brook. It is with great sadness that the family of the late Annie Louise Hann announce her passing at the O'Connell Center on Tuesday, October 27, 2009, at the age of 93 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her family: Judy (Bud) Taylor of Corner Brook, Tom (Marlene) of St. John's, Marilyn Hann of Ontario, June Davis (Melvin) of Corner Brook, and Terry (Lily) of Corner Brook, 14 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her husband Thomas, and her parents Edgar & Susan Powell. Visitation will take place on Thursday, October 29, 2009 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and Friday October 30, 2009 from 2-4 & 7-9 at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road. Funeral service will take place on Saturday October 31, 2009 at 2 p.m. at Humber United Church, Clarence Street with Rev. Kathy Brett officiating. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to the Humber United Church Fund. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

HANNAFORD (nee Webber), Helen M. - Passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, October 25, 2009, Helen Maria Hannaford (nee Webber), 89 years old. Predeceased by her parents Patrick and Janet Webber and her husband Edward J. Hannaford (July 16, 1991). Left with many memories are her five children: Brian, Janet (Donnie Noftall), Denis, Robert, with whom she resided and Anne (John Peddle); her five grandchildren: Jonathan, Holly, Lynn (Dave Sullivan), Christopher (Kelsey Bell) and Beth and one great-grandchild Jack. Left to mourn also is her brother Edward Webber; her sisters-in-law: Pauline Malone and Mary Hannaford; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Tuesday, October 27th from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral services will be at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Wednesday, October 28th at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

HANNON, Gerald J. - Passed peacefully away in the Palliative Care Unit at the Sir Leonard A. Miller Centre on Saturday, October 24, 2009, Gerald J. Hannon in his 86th year of Harbour Main. Left with fond and loving memories are his devoted wife of 54 years Grace (nee Cleary), son, Patrick and a circle of family and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood on Sunday, October 25 and on Monday, October 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Cremation to follow. Inurnment will be at Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery, Harbour Main. Please visit www.dunphys.ca to sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence.

HARNUM (nee Hilllier), Frances Cavell - (July 14, 1932 - October 28, 2009). Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at St. Clare's Hospital on Wednesday, October 28, 2009, Frances Harnum of Hopeall, aged 77 years. Predeceased by her husband Robert, infant son (Baby Harnum), brother William, parents Thomas and Ellen Hillier and parents-in-law Jasper and Liza Harnum. She leaves to mourn with loving memories her children: Thomas (Judy), Jeffrey (Myrna), Joan (Gary), Ross (Diana) and Elizabeth; thirteen grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Also lovingly remembered by sister Viola March, sister-in-law Evelyn Hillier, as well as a number of sisters and brothers-in-law, other relatives and friends. Resting at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, Green's Harbour on Friday, October 30th at 2:00 p.m. until time of funeral. The funeral service will be held from St. Matthew's Church, Green's Harbour on Saturday, October 31, at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at St. Matthew's Anglican Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, flowers gratefully declined, donations in her memory may be made to The Frances Harnum Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.warrensfuneralhome.ca

HAWLEY, Cyril Francis - Passed peacefully away on October 26, 2009, surrounded by his loving family at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home, Cyril Hawley, aged 91 years. Left to mourn sons: Greg (Ruth) and Desmond (Diane) of Oshawa, Ontario. Also left to mourn three grandchildren: Gregory, Mark and Jennifer; one great-grandchild Braiden; special sister Helen; brothers: Gerry, Fred and Art as well as a large circle of other nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. A special thank you to the wonderful nursing staff at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home. At Cyril's request, cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation or funeral service. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book. please visit www.carnells.com

HAYES (nee James), Mary - Born October 19, 1962, passed away in Lloydminster, Alberta, on October 31st, 2009, in her 47th year, following a brief battle with cancer. Leaving to mourn her devoted husband Kirby and loving son Syler. Also leaving to mourn her mother Loretta (Leo) Smith, Lloydminster; brothers: Ron (Diane), St. John's, Keith (Brenda), Mount Pearl, Gerard (Lloydminster); sisters: Donna (Art) King, St. John's, Barbara (Al) Mahoney, Red Deer, Ellen (Ian) Mitchell, Lloydminster, Michelle (Rod) Woodland Lloydminster, Joanne McCoy, California, several nieces and nephews in St. John's, Alberta, Ontario and California. Funeral arrangements entrusted to McCaw Funeral Home in Lloydminster. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of her Life took place on Wednesday, November 4 in Lloydminster.

HEAD, Robert - Passed away suddenly on October 27, 2009, at his home in St. John's, Robert Head, formerly of Freshwater, age 35 years. Predeceased by his mother Mary, sister Juanita and brother Ambrose. Leaving to mourn his loving daughter Brooke (St. John's); Five sisters: Veronica (Bob), Delores, Violet (Frank), Theresa (Danny), Barbra Ann (Pam); six brothers: Walter (Lillian), Pierce (Cindy), Cliff, Ralph, Gerald, Edward (Dennise), Tom (Leslie-Ann), and a large circle of other relatives and friends, including his best buddy Petie Judge. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia on Thursday, from 2-9 p.m. & Friday from 2-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place at Holy Rosary Church, Freshwater on Saturday, October 31st, at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Freshwater. Donations may be made in Robert's memory to his Daughter Brooke, cards available at the Funeral Home. You are welcome to visit and sign our online guestbook @ www.coombsfuneralhome.ca

HEALEY, Teresa Mary - It is with great sadness that the family of the late Teresa Mary Healey announce her passing at the Placentia Health Care Centre in Placentia on October 26, 2009. Teresa was born to Richard and Elizabeth Spurvey (nee McCue) of Fox Harbour on August 17, 1933. She was the youngest of seven children: James, Dennis, Leo, Annie (Duke), Alphonsus & Vincent (all deceased). Teresa was also predeceased by her oldest child, Kenneth (1972). Leaving to mourn with precious and beautiful memories, husband Gerald of 57 years; children: Pat (Annette), Terry (John Hart), Gerry (Lorraine), Debra (Mike Duke), Beth (John Howe), John (Gloria), Rosemarie (Harry Murphy), Al (Michelle) and Kenneth. Teresa is also survived by her grandchildren: Ken (Tracey), Adam & Sheena, Gary (Nancy) & Tara (Brian), Deidre & Leah, Shawna (Scott), Kirk & Kristopher, Katrina & Paul, Erin, Liam & Daniel, and Steven & Marc. She leaves behind three beautiful, great-grandchildren: Alyssa, Catherine & Isaac. She also leaves behind, sister-in-law and godmother, Margaret Spurvey, special niece and friend, Patricia Quilty, sisters-in-law: Elizabeth McCue, Mary Bruce (Pat), Evelyn Healey, and brother-in-law Francis Healey (Nell); and many nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia (www.mahersfuneralhome.ca). Resting and visitation beginning Oct. 27th from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and Oct. 28th from 2:00 to 9:00 pm. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart Church, Fox Harbour on October 29th at 11:00 am. Cremation to follow

HEARN, Joseph (Jose) - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, October 31st, 2009, Joseph (Jose) Hearn of Petty Harbour, age 83 years. Mourning his loss are his brothers Jim (Bessie), Al (Imelda), sisters Rita O'Brien, Donna Sparkes (Lance), and Jane Doyle (Francis), as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his parents James and Margaret Hearn and step-mother Mary Hearn, brothers James, Andrew, Peter and Ned. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Monday, November 2nd, from 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service from Caul's Chapel on Tuesday, November 3, at 3 p.m. Private Inurnment at a later date. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. To sign the online guest book please visit www.cauls.ca

HIBBS (Mitchell), Violet - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, age 95 years. Predeceased by her husband Robert in 1988. Leaving to mourn two daughters, Joyce (Butch) Churchill and Carol McDonald (Pat deceased), five grandchildren Colleen (Scott) Rogers, Jennifer Churchill (fiance Ken Taylor), Julie (Darren) Stapleton, Bobbi (Sean) Ryan, and Stephen Churchill. Six great-grandchildren Robert, Katie, Alex, and Mitchell Rogers, Bret Ryan, Zachary and Alexis Stapleton. Special niece Gail Goodyear. Sisters-in-law Grace Mitchell, Agnes Collins and Effie Churchill; special longtime friend Ada Littlejohn; also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Tuesday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral service from St. Lawrence Anglican Church, Portugal Cove on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Bauline Line. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Autism Society of N.L.. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

HICKEY, Alice Delores - Passed away suddenly on October 13th, 2009, age 61 years. Predeceased by her parents Francis and Beatrice Hickey, sisters Helen and Betty, brothers Frankie and Bill, brothers-in-law Robert and Ray. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, sisters: Mary, Genevieve, Carol Ann (Bren) and Marg (John) and brother Jim (Alice); sisters-in-law: Betty and Joan and brothers-in-law Harold and Alex. Also leaving to mourn long-time companion and friend John McGrath and special little friend Jonathon, as well as special grand-nieces Hailey, Lindsay and grand-nephew Kyle, and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Thursday from 5 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Cremation to follow. Flowers accepted or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice.

HICKEY, Joseph - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, Joseph Hickey of Southern Harbour, aged 81 years. Predeceased by son Stephen. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Ida of 54 years; daughters: Nellie (Norman), Laura (Rick), Mary (Ches), Marg (Gary), Jenny (Con), Frances (Baxter) and Joanne (Darren); son Jamie (Nicole); sister Maggie; 21 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Resting at Roman Catholic Church, Southern Harbour. Funeral Mass 1 p.m. Saturday, October 10, 2009 from Christ The King Roman Catholic Church, Southern Harbour with interment at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Southern Harbour.

HISCOCK, Dessie - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, October 25, 2009, age 52 years, of C.B.S. Left with fond and loving memories her husband Reg; sons: Adam (Vanessa), Matthew; precious grandchildren: Sophie and Perry; mother and father Roy and Phyllis; brothers: Boyde, James; sisters: Cathy, Giselle and families; special aunt Marion and aunt Lizzie. Also other family and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Tuesday 10 a,m,. to 12 noon, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service in All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 11 a.m. Interment in the Anglican Cemetery, Dunn's Hill Road, Foxtrap. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca

HUNT, Douglas - Passed peacefully away at James Paton Memorial Hospital in Gander on Sunday, October 11th, 2009, Mr. Douglas Hunt of Gambo in his 85th year. Predeceased by his son Bramwell, son-in-law Reginald Martin, Parents John and Abiah Hunt, five Brothers: Benjamin, Kater, Eldon, Naboth and Thomas and one sister Leah (Taite). Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is wife Emma of 66 years. Children: Leah Martin, Myra (Walter) Hunt, Joan (Gordon) Jacobs, Gertie (Hubert) Fillier and Son Boyd (Jane) Hunt. Daughter in law Phyllis Hunt. 19 Grand Children and 20 Great-Grandchildren. Resting at Pritchett's Funeral Home in Gambo with visitation Tuesday 2 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Service is being held on Thursday October 15th at 2 p.m. at the Emmanuel United Church in Gambo. Interment at Emmanuel United Church Cemetery in Gambo. Flowers are being accepted or donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to Pritchett's Funeral Home, Gambo. To sign the guestbook, please visit our website at www.kittiwakefuneralhomes.ca

HUNT, Eli - The family of Eli Hunt are saddened to announce that their father passed away at the Lakeside Homes in Gander on October 19, 2009, following a lengthy illness. He was 87 years old. He is predeceased by his wife, Myrtle; son, Robert; grandson, Noel; four sisters: Jane, Josephine, Elizabeth, and Annie; five brothers: Wilfred, James, Israel, Charles, and Manuel. Eli left with fond memories two daughters and two sons: Linda (Raymond) Goulding, Tony (June), Wilson (Alice) and Bernice (Ralph) Pritchett; his sister, Mary Brown; and life-long friend, Lionel Wicks. Eli was also a loving grandfather to Rhonda, Genine, Koren, April, Michael, Becky, Sherri Lynn, Charles, Erin, Ashley, Stephanie, and Riley and nine great-grandchildren. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Pritchett's Funeral Home in Gambo. Funeral services will be held at Emanuel United Church, Gambo on Wednesday, October 21, at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery. No flowers by request.

HUSSEY, Arthur Roy Letham - 1918-2009 Passed away peacefully at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener at the age of 91. Beloved husband of the late Armorel Clarice (nee Mitchell) Hussey (April 11, 2008). Much loved father of Freeman (Phyllis), Fred (Sharon), Neil (Joyce) and loved Granddad to eleven grandchildren and twenty-five great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Grace Mitchell of Portugal Cove NL and Wally Hussey of Lakehurst, New Jersey. Arthur will be missed by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Azariah Miller and Julia (nee Ledrew) Hussey and three sisters and five brothers. Arthur was a founding partner of Aclo Compounders Inc. Cambridge. The family extends their gratitude for the excellent care Dad received from the staff of CCAC and St. Mary's and Grand River Hospitals. Cremation has taken place. Arthur's family will receive relatives and friends from 10-10:45 am on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener 519-749-8467. A memorial service celebrating the life of Arthur will take place at 11 am on Wednesday followed by a reception. As expressions of sympathy donations to Heart & Stroke would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the Henry Walser Funeral Home 519-749-8467. Visit www.henrywalser.com for Arthur's memorial.
Published 23 October 2009

HYNES, Bridget Mary - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, St. John's on Saturday October 3, 2009, Bridget Mary Hynes (O'Brien), age 96 yrs of Ferryland (also of 91 Longs Hill, St. John's). Predeceased by husband Edward (1980) and son John Will (2004). Leaving to mourn daughters: Sharon, Lydia (John Ryan) sons: Hughie (Anna), Reg (Mary) and Edward (Margaret), 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild, one brother-in-law William Hynes, special family friends: Berkley Reynolds and Mona Barbour, and friends and staff of the 4th floor, St. Patrick's Mercy Home, especially Sister Frances. Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse on Sunday and Monday, October 4th and 5th, from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m., and on Tuesday, October 6th, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial on Tuesday, October 6th at 2:30 p.m. from Holy Trinity Church, Ferryland. Interment to follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Ferryland. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of your choice. To sign the guest book and express condolences, please visit: www.faheysfuneralhome.ca

JANES, George - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Albert O'Mahony Memorial Manor, Clarenville on Friday, October 2, 2009, George Janes of Clarenville, aged 87 years. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Emma Louise Janes; sisters Isabel and Vera. Leaving to mourn his loving partner & friend Reta of 33 years; son Robert (Lyse), ON; daughter Betty (Paul), Whitehorse; grandson David; granddaughter Jill (Ryan); two great-grandsons Nathyn and Caleb; brothers Roger (Olive) and Jack (Ada); sister Violetta Ivany; stepsons Bruce and Barry Phillips; and a special cousin Sadie Thistle, St. John's and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral service will take place 2:00 p.m. Monday, October 5, 2009 from Memorial United Church, Clarenville with interment at United Cemetery, Clarenville. Donations in his memory may be made to Memorial United Church, Clarenville.

JOHNSON, Wayne Patrick - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, October 18, 2009, Wayne Patrick Johnson, age 61 years. Predeceased by his mother Ellen Grace and father John Johnson; brothers Cyril, Charles, John and Raymond. Leaving to mourn his sisters Margaret Spuck and Betty Jaeger (U.S.A.) and brother Francis (Ontario). Also leaving to mourn a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Wayne will be always remembered by those who were truly close to him, his long-term caregivers Ken Clift, Cyril Johnson, Derick Johnson, Darryl Johnson and Fab Murphy. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral mass will take place on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. from Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Care Foundation.

KELLY, Michael - Passed peacefully away at the James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on October 19th, 2009. Michael Kelly, age 68 years, formerly of Bell Island. Mike was a life-time member of the Knights of Columbus. Predeceased by parents Owen and Aileen Kelly. Left with loving memories are his wife Marie; sons: John (Elaine) of Yellowknife, N.W.T., Michael (Wendy) of Calgary, Alta.; daughter Iris (Mike) Murphy of South Bar, N.S.; brothers: Ed (Sandi), Jim (Brenda), John, Owen (Vivian), Joe; sisters: Iris (Michael) Donohoe, Ellen (Wm. Kennedy), Patricia (Wm. Dwyer), Rose (Vic) Soares and Peg. Grandchildren: Stephen and Adam Kelly, Patrick Murphy, Nicole Kelly. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home with visitations Tuesday evening 7 to 9 p.m., Wednesday 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral Mass Thursday, October 22nd at 2 p.m. from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Gander. Interment All Saints Cemetery. Flowers are accepted or donations in Mike's memory may be made to H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic, Gander Unit. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To Sign our memorial on-line guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

KING, Reverend Canon Rupert - Longtime Minister for the Anglican Church in Newfoundland and Toronto. Passed away peacefully, at the Trillium Health Centre - Mississauga, on Saturday, October 3, 2009, at the age of 86. Beloved husband and best friend to Grace for over 58 years. Devoted father to John (Susan) and Ruth (Eric O'Brien). Cherished grandfather to Sarah, Douglas and Daniel O'Brien and Victoria "Tori" King. Dear brother to Maxwell of Newfoundland. Predeceased by his parents Charles and Eleanor King, sister Nellie and brother Stanley (Betty). He will be greatly missed by many extended family members and friends. The family wishes to extend thanks to the staff at Wesburn Manor for their wonderful care. A memorial service will be held on Friday October 16, 2009 at 11 a.m. at St. Mark's Anglican Church, Logy Bay Road, St. John's, N.L. Reception to follow immediately after. Inurnment to follow the reception at Topsail Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Children's Wish Foundation or the Canadian National Institute for the Blind would be appreciated by the family. E-mail condolences may be left at www.hoglefuneralhomes.com

LANE, Lorraine J. - Age 78, passed peacefully away in Kanata, Thursday October 15, 2009. Predeceased by husband William of Eastport. Left with fond and loving memories brother Norman, daughters, sons, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and many dear friends. Service will be held on Friday, October 23 at 2 p.m. St. Paul's Anglican Church, 20 Young Rd. Kanata, Ontario

LEGROW (nee Feltham), Mabel - Passed peacefully into the arms of the angels surrounded by her loving and devoted family at St. Luke's Nursing Home, Tuesday, October 6, 2009, Mabel LeGrow (nee Feltham) of Bauline (formerly of Deer Island, Bonavista Bay), age 87 years. Predeceased by her husband Donald in November 1987 and her son Selby in October 1994. Left with the most precious and fondest memories are her daughter Gail, special son-in-law Cyril (Tobin), special granddaughter Natasha (Jeff Renouf) with whom she resided prior to moving to St. Luke's in August 2004; son Donnie, loving daughter-in-law Suzanne, grandchildren: Stephanie, Heidi Tizzard (Jason), Courtney; daughter Doreen, son-in-law Oscar (Mills), grandchildren: Lori Chafe, Dave (Denise), grandchildren: Derek LeGrow, Dawne Grandy (Troy), great-grandchildren: Keegan, Samantha, Leah, Joshua (Alexis); sister Elvie Genge; brother Samuel (Bernice); sisters-in-law: Bertha LeGrow, Ruby Feltham, Stella King, Dora Moore; special niece Louise Steward (Derek); as well as a large circle of loving nieces, nephews and friends. Born in Deer Island on March 6, 1922 the sixth of ten siblings to parents Llewlyn and Drucina. Mom left her caring touch in many communities throughout Newfoundland during her years as a teacher and settled in Bauline where with our father devoted their lives to their family, church and community. Among many wonderful memories Mom will especially be remembered for her wisdom, guidance and unconditional love. Her kindness and generosity, especially to those less fortunate, her sense of humor and pleasant personality and her very strong will to live. We would like to thank the staff who were sincere in caring for Mom during her time at the home. Special thanks to nurses Shallon Lucas and Lynn Anderson. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and from 10-12 Noon on Friday. Funeral Service will take place Friday, October 9, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Bauline United Church, Bauline. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery, Pouch Cove Line, Bauline. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association or Bauline United Church. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com
"A Mother's Love is a blessing and we were truly blessed, your love and warm spirit have enriched all of us, "Good Night & God Bless"

MALONEY, Ronald Peter - 1929 - 2009 - Passed peacefully away, surrounded by his loving family at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Saturday, October 31, 2009. Predeceased by his wife Lucy (Kieley), Mother and Father and brothers, Richard, Gerald and Rhodie. Leaving to mourn his loving companion Kay Vaughan, his children: Darlene (Kenny), Wayne, Phonse (Lorraine); grandchildren: Stephanie, Stacey, great-grandson Arthur; brother Frank (Ann), sisters Helen, Florence (Peter), Marg; sisters-in-law Joan, Ontario, Joan, St. John's and the Vaughan Family, as well as a number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, 84 LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Tuesday, November 3rd, at 10 a.m. from St. Kevin's Church, Goulds. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully accepted as an expression of sympathy, or donations in his memory can be made to Daffodil Place or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

MARTIN, Claude Lidstone - Born in 03/06/1921 - Age 88, a La Scie native for nearly 85 years, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, October 13, 2009, at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's, N.L. after a short illness.
Claude Martin was born on June 3, 1921 in LaScie, N.L. to Patrick Martin and Catherine (Dwyer) Martin.
He married Ethel May (Short) Martin in Grand Falls, N.L. on April 18, 1971 shortly before his 50th birthday. They had been married nearly 39 wonderful years.
Claude was everywhere in the community, a dear friend to many people, a mentor to dozens of young people and an active volunteer. He loved a good drink while playing cards, reading a good WWII book and spending time with his family. He is predeceased by Patrick & Catherine Martin (father & mother); Blair (brother-in-law) & Josephine Campbell (sister); and Raymond Short (father-in-law).
Left with fond and loving memories are his wife Ethel and their two children, Patrick and his wife, Marlene of St. John's, N.L. and Michael and his wife Kathryn of Morden, MB; grandchildren Connor, Matthew and Nicholas; also nieces Debbie Connor, Margaret Topping and Sharon Campbell-Macsween; Effie Short (mother-in-law); with nine brother-in-laws and two sister-in-laws and a large circle of other relatives and friends.
Father Joseph Tebsis conducted the funeral mass at St. John the Apostle Roman Catholic Church and Cemetery, La Scie, on Saturday, October 17, 2009. Pallbearers were Michael Martin, Patrick Martin, Bruce Short, Randy Short, John Short and Clifford Short, and the crossbearer was Mark Topping. A memorial has been established in Claude's name with the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador. www.wimbletons.com

MARTIN, Gerard (Gerry) - It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Gerard, age 82 yrs., of Topsail. Predeceased by sons Christopher and Vaughan. Leaving with many happy memories his wife of sixty years, Geraldine; children: Gerard (Anne), Christina (Roland Jr.,), Paul, Ian (Larry), Darlene (David), Tracy (Terry); grandchildren: Angela (John), Vaughan (Valerie), Joel (Kaylin), Alexa, Erica, Cameron and Abigail; great-grandchildren: Madeline, Dawson, Serena; sister Helen (Jim); brother Jimmy (Aggie); sisters-in-law: Shirley, Mercedes (George), Irene, Rita; special niece Diane. Cremation has taken place. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Family Church, Paradise on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 1 p.m. Inurnment in the R.C. Cemetery Topsail. Donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca
Published 23 October 2009

MAUNDER, Joan Marie - Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, October 25, 2009. Joan Marie Maunder, aged 71 years. Predeceased by her husband Barry Francis Maunder and parents Alexander and Isabelle Fitzgerald. leaving to mourn her daughters: Renee (Francis) and Sandra (Glen); brother: Duey Fitzgerald (Shirley); brother-in-law: Roger (Donna); grandchildren: Barry, Samantha, Sydney, Christopher and Josie; nieces and nephews: Stephen and Andrew Fitzgerald, Roger Maunder Jr., Nicole Maunder and special friend Peggy Maunder. Cremation had taken place. No visitation by request. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at a time to be announced from Caul's Chapel. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made in her memory to a charity of one's choice. To sign the online guest book, please visit www.cauls.ca

MCDONALD, Brendan Patrick - It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the death of Brendan, age 66, after a short, brave and gallant battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, October 5, 2009. Brendan is predeceased by his parents Annie and Luke, sisters Joan McDonald and Mary Reynolds; brothers Kevin and Dave. Leaving to mourn their sad loss, with lots of beautiful memories, his loving wife Philomena (Fitzpatrick), son Chad, daughter Rhonda Legge (Rod) and darling grandchildren Justin, Joshua and Andrew, who will miss their poppy so much; his brothers Brian (Mary) and Leo (Christine); sisters Shirley McDonald; Joyce Solkov, California; Audrey Knodell (Bob), N.B.; and Hazel Power; mother-in-law Florence Fitzpatrick; sister-in-law Marg McDonald, along with many friends and relatives and the entire McDonald and Fitzpatrick families. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road Tuesday, October 6 and Wednesday, October 7, 1:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to celebrate Brendan's life will be held at St. Teresa's Church, Thursday, October 8 at 11:00 a.m. with cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, donations in Brendan's memory may be made to The Candlelighters Association of NL or The Children's Wish Foundation of NL, so each group may continue the good work of looking after children with cancer. To send a message of condolence or to sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.cauls.ca
"...well done, thou good and faithful servant. Matthew 25:21"

MCGRATH, Thomas J. - 1946-2009 - Passed away after a brief illness October 29, 2009, at Moncton General Hospital, Tom McGrath of Miramichi, N.B. Predeceased by his son-in-law Stan Avery, parents William and Kathleen McGrath, mother and father-in-law Charlie and Clothilda Foley. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife Pat (Foley); daughters Kathy Avery and Tammy (Mike); treasured grandchildren Harrison, Katie and Abagayle; sisters and brothers Peg (Wayne) Yarn, Joe (Em), Mary (Bev) Baird, Bill (Chris), Frank (Dianne), John (Kay), Kathy Coombs (Rick), Ginny Mulawka, Nick, Natalie (Lennie) Critch; sisters and brothers-in-law Derm (Margaret), Catherine, Martin (Gloria), Aloysius, Bernadette (Cecil) Hounsell, Mary (Dean) Hounsell, Lucy (Bert) Coates as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Davidson's funeral home in Miramichi, N.B.

MEADE, Lloyd - Stephenville. Passed away suddenly on Friday, October 9, 2009, while vacationing in Ontario with his beloved wife Maxine, aged 69 years. Predeceased by his parents Victor and Gladys and his sister Mabel Noftall. Left to mourn his wife and best friend Maxine; daughter Kim (Greg Burton); sons: Brent (Gerrie Smith) and Kenneth (Vivienne White); and grandchildren: Liam, Faye, Joshua, Lucan and Ryan. Also left to mourn brothers: Harold (Scottie), Reg (Eva); sisters: Muriel Zisk (Ed deceased) and Melvina Purdy (Ron deceased); brother-in-law Clar Noftall; also mourning is the Morris family: brothers-in-law: Sidney (Albertha), Joe (Sylvia), Milton (Katie), William (Madonna), Kevin (Janet); sister-in-law Joan (Lowell) Miller. Also predeceased by sisters-in-law: Beulah Chaffey and Phyllis Lush.
Lloyd was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who loved spending time with his family, entertaining at the cabin and enjoying life to the fullest. Lloyd's kind and gentle spirit touched many people through his business and volunteer work. Lloyd and Maxine came to Stephenville in 1970 and successfully built and operated H and L Stores, Maxine's, and eventually succeeded his brother Harold in operating Meade's Home Hardware. His giving ways led him to becoming a dedicated Mason and Shriner. Visiting hours at Russell's Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville, on Wednesday, October 14th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service on Thursday, October 15th at 10:30 a.m., St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Hillview Avenue, Stephenville with Rev. Canon Dawn Barrett officiating. Interment to follow at St. George's Anglican Church Cemetery, Robinsons. Donations may be made in Lloyd's memory to the Shriners for burned children and those with orthopedic problems or St. George's Anglican Church, Robinsons, A1M 1V0.
"Love puts the beauty in everyday thing; The comfort in a touch, The music in a word, The warmth in a home, The joy in a memory, The ‘we' in a dream"

MEEK (nee Tilley), Doris - Passed peacefully away surrounded by her family at the Health Sciences Complex on Thursday, October 1, 2009 of C.B.S., age 63 yrs. Predeceased by her husband Alex 1999, son-in-law Gary Hilliard 1996. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories daughters: Valerie (Shawn), Heather (Keith), Diane (Bernie), Krista (Renee); two granddaughters: Kaitlyn and Hailee; brothers: Roy (Madeline) and twin brother Derek; two sisters: Julie Batten (Vick) and Shirley Greeley. Also nieces, nephews and a large circle of family and friends. At her request, cremation has taken place. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Saturday and Sunday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service in the Salvation Army Corps, Long Pond on Monday, October 5, 2009 at 2 p.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca

MILLEY, Donald K. - Passed away October 18, 2009, at his home in England. Donald Milley, age 67. Leaving to mourn his sister Jean Hutchings; brother-in-law Clayton; nieces: Tara, Pamela and Lindsay and four cousins in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Arizona.
Resting in England, the land he loved.

MOLLOY (Bassett), Mary Aquin - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, October 28, 2009, Mary Aquin Molloy (Bassett) in her 89th year. Predeceased by her parents James and Anna Bassett, her husband Peter Molloy (former Fourth Degree member, Archbishop Howley Council, Knights of Columbus), her sisters Marion Bassett and Dorothea Bailey, brother James (Claudine), her brother-in-law Peter Breen Sr. and her nephews David Bassett and Peter Breen Jr. Leaving to mourn her sisters: Katherine (Kitty) Breen and Anna Bassett, her cousin Mary Squires and her brother-in-law Don Bailey. Also leaving to mourn her nephews Kevin (Cathy) Breen, John (Eleanor) Breen, Noel (Patsy) Breen and Danny (Ann) Breen; her nieces: Judy (Arnie) Furlong, Bibby (Pat) Dempsey, Mary Lou (Rod) Hall, Mary (Randy) Purchase, Dot (Craig) MacLaughlan, Cathy (Ian) Steer, Jane Paxton-Bassett and Janet Breen; 25 great-nephews and nieces and 13 great-great nephews and nieces. Also special friends Wilf and Betty Casey and Eg and Linda Billard. Special thank you to the staff of the Health Sciences Centre 4 South B and the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex for their care and compassion. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 29th and Friday, October 30th. Friends and family may gather on Saturday, October 31st at 9:15 a.m. at the Basilica of St. John The Baptist for words of remembrance. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations made to a charity of one's choice.
"May She Rest in Peace"

MORRISSEY, Mrs. Kathleen Marie - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General hospital on Saturday, October 17, 2009, Mrs. Kathleen Marie Morrissey, age 78 years, of North River. Predeceased by her parents: Michael and Bridget (nee Phillips) Ryan; husband: Edward Joseph Morrissey; brother: Edward Ryan; sister: Mary (Phil) Delaney. Leaving to mourn: three daughters; Rosemary (Leonard Wade Locke), Lucille (Jerome Winter), Clare (Colin Kent): one sister; Loretta (Frank) McCue: six grandchildren: Lianne and Desarae Locke, Edward and Jeffrey Kent, William and Nicholas Winter: sisters-in-law: Elizabeth (Ivan) Hopkins, Marie Ryan, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Clarke's Beach. Visitation on Sunday 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.; Monday 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday, October 20, 2009 at 10 a.m. from All Hallows Roman Catholic Church, North River. Interment in the All Hallows Roman Catholic Cemetery, North River. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association.

MUGFORD, Elaine Margaret - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeton Hospital on Bell Island, Friday, October 23, 2009, surrounded by her loving family, age 57 years. Elaine contributed much of her time and served on the executive of the Bell Island Figure Skating Club for many years; she has touched the lives of so many people in so many ways and was known as "mom" and "nanny Laine" to friends of her children and grandchildren. Predeceased by parents Jerry and Margaret Jones, sister Veronica and husband Tom. Left with fond and loving memories, sons: Shawn (Juanita), Jason (Cathy); daughter: Tonya (Justin); four grandchildren: Kaysha, Shawna, Scott, Connor; brothers: Buck (Anita), Jim (Marlene), Jerry, Blair (Diane); sisters: Alice, Imelda, Carmel (George), Bernie (Bob); as well as many nieces, nephews, relatives and a large circle of friends. The family extends much appreciation and gratitude for the exceptional care received from the staff at the Dr. Walter Templeton Hospital on Bell Island. Cremation has taken place; funeral service celebrating the life of Elaine will take place on Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at 2 p.m. at St. Michael's Parish, Bell Island. Burial to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery; reception will be held at St. Michael's Parish hall following the burial service.

MUGFORD, James - Passed away at the Health Sciences Complex on Monday, October 12, 2009, James Mugford, aged 54 years. Predeceased by parents Patrick and Elizabeth and sister Alice. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife of 14 years Jean (nee Robbins); sons: Steven (Hanna), David (Junko) and Kenneth; daughter Sherri; grandchildren: Crystal, Nicholas, Troy and May; brother Gerard (Lillian); sisters: Anita (Buck), Rose and Mary (Gordon); sisters-in-law: Betty Bradley (Gordon) and Marion Killough (Jim) of Alabama; brother-in-law Wallace (Gloria) of Toronto. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Thursday, October 15th and Friday, October 16th from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held from Barrett's Chapel on Saturday, October 17th at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in James' memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the online memorial guest book please visit www.barretts.ca

MURPHY, Anthony (Tony) Francis - Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Centre on Friday, October 23rd, 2009, after a short battle with Lymphoma. Anthony (Tony) Francis Murphy, age 50 years of Portugal Cove, formerly of Logy Bay. Predeceased by his father John Murphy Sr. Leaving to mourn his wife of 15 years Kathy Murphy (Thornhill); step-children: Christina and Arthur; grandchildren: Gavin and Chloe; mother Catherine Murphy; brothers: James (Kelly), Paul (Bev), Gary (Betty), Bernard, John (Shirley); sisters: Mary (Charles), Linda, Cecilia (Paul); nephews and nieces Chad, Kimberley, Scott, Krista, Christopher, Michael, David, Justin, Angela, J.J., Natasha, Ryan, Kenzie, Jamin, Madesyn, Ashley, Stephen and Cody. Also a large circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Friday, October 23 from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 24 from 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Cremation to follow. Funeral Mass will take place on Monday, October 26 at 10 a.m. from St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Outer Cove. Inurnment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Care Foundation.

MYERS, P. Michael - Passed peacefully away at home in St. John's on Saturday, October 31, 2009, P. Michael Myers, age 88 years. Leaving to mourn his devoted and loving wife, Mollie (Stoyles); daughter Kathy, granddaughter Sheri, great-granddaughter Desiree; sister Georgina Eveleigh, Admiral's Coast Rest Home, Upper Gullies; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday and Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, November 4th, at 9:30 a.m. from Mary Queen of Peace Church, Torbay Road. Interment to follow at the R.C. Cemetery, Chapel's Cove. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.

NASH (nee Dobbin), Cecilia Mary - Passed peacefully away at her residence in the presence of her loving family on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, Cecilia Nash, age 72 years of Mount Carmel. Predeceased by her daughter Debbie Careen, her husband Tom, her parents Leo and Nell Dobbin. Left with fond and loving memories are her children: Michael (Marie), Richard, Kenneth (Elaine), and Perry (Korena), son-in-law: Clem (Karen), daughter-in-law: Brenda Young; grandchildren: Chrysta, Trevor, Jeanette, Jenine, Mallory, Brittany, Christopher and Heather, great-grandchildren: Mya and Isaiah and Kaiden, brother Raymond Dobbin, brother in-law Tom Stewart, (Florida), nieces Michelle and Deanna, and a large circle of extended family and friends. Resting at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Chapel, Mount Carmel. Visitation on Tuesday from 1 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral will take place at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009 from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mount Carmel. Cremation to follow. Inurnment will be in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Carmel. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Please visit www.dunphys.ca to sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence.
"She lives with us in memory and will forever more."

NELSON, Mary Elizabeth O'Keefe - January 5, 1911 - October 28, 2009. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 28, 2009, at Chancellor Park, in the presence of her family, Mary Elizabeth O'Keefe Nelson (Bessie), age 98 years. Second eldest and last surviving child of Michael and Mary Ellen O'Keefe. She was predeceased by her siblings Kitty, Frank, Mary, Mike, Marg and Lar, also her nephews Bob Healey and John O'Keefe. Aunt Bessie was loved and will be missed by the O'Keefe, Healy, Healey and Royle families. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Friday, October 30 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, October 31 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Cremation to follow with inurnment at a later date. No flowers by request. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick's Church.

NOEL, Ralph L. Roy - Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, October 28, 2009, Ralph L. "Roy" Noel of Harbour Grace, age 82 years. Predeceased by parents Marcus and Elsie, brothers George and Mark, sister Doris. Leaving to mourn special friends as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace. Funeral service to take place on Friday, October 30 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul's Anglican Church and Cemetery, Harbour Grace. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in Roy's memory may be made to the Tricon Special Olympics. 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.

NOFTALL, Roseann Winnifred - Passed away at Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital on Thursday, October 1, 2009, Roseann Winnifred Noftall at the age of 39. Leaving to mourn two daughters: Samantha and Liberty of Tillsonburg; four brothers: Robert (Dorothy), Eric (Corena), Harold (Connie), Douglas (Rochelle); one sister Marie; also a large number of relatives and friends. Cremation has already taken place at Tillsonburg, Ontario. She'll be sadly missed by her loving family and friends. Donations in her memory can be made to a charity of your choice.

NOLAN (nee McCormack), Helen Mary - Passed away in peace at St. Michael's Hospital October 7, 2009. Born August 16, 1914 in St. Joseph's, NL. While Helen lived in "Canada" for over 60 years, Newfoundland was the home of her heart. Helen married Bertram Nolan August 8, 1942. They had five children: Anne, Elsie, Walter (Nancy), Kathy (Kim Garner), Marg (Pat Esaw); and five grandchildren: Anne, Stephanie, Jeffrey, Kathryn and Laura. Predeceased by husband Bert, daughter Anne, and her siblings Mary (Ralph Bertelsen), Anne (Sr. Mary Basil), Jack (Mary), George (Margaret), Neil, Charles (Gertrude), Kathleen, and Margaret (George Furey). Survived by her sister Patricia (Gerald Davis) and her beloved nieces and nephews. Blessed by a career she loved, Helen retired from teaching in 1979 and later obtained an Honors BA from York University. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Arthritis Society (393 University Avenue, Suite 1700, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1E6) or St. Michael's Hospital Foundation - Palliative Care Unit (30 Bond St., Toronto, ON M5B 1W8).

NOONAN, Edmund Joseph - Age 77. It is with broken hearts that the family of the late Edmund Noonan - a great fisherman - of Bay de Verde passed peacefully away on October 19, 2009 at St. Clares Mercy Hospital. Predeceased by the love of his life, his wife Mary Sullivan Noonan, his father Patrick, mother Julia, brothers: Felix and Patrick, sister Mary. Leaving to mourn his daughters: Bridget (best buddy), Judy (Tony Powell), and his son Tony (Dana Kelly) who he inspired by being a great teacher, leader and most of all the greatest Father. His grandchildren who he dearly adored: Colby, Benjamin, Jack, James and David. His brothers: Tom (Doreen ), Brian (Yvonne), John (Dot). Sisters: Carmel, Sheila (Randy), Patsy (Gerald) and Lorainne (Wayne). Many Nieces and Nephews and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at The Church of The Assumption, Bay de Verde on Thursday and Friday from 1 to 8:30 p.m. His farewell to follow on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the church. To send messages to the family e-mail bridgetnoonan@eastlink.com

O'BRIEN, Ernest - It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of Ernest (Ernie) O'Brien, age 85 years, in the presence of his loving family at the Health Sciences Centre on October 8, 2009. Predeceased by his beloved son Terry in 1999, his mother and father Catherine and Steven, four brothers Michael, Leonard, Alfie and Willie, three sisters Sadie, Essie and Patricia. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, two sons: Lenny (Colleen), Mark; three daughters: Bernadette, Tina, Pam (Stevie); grandchildren: Jody (Melissa), Jennifer (Mike), Stephanie (Jake), Holly, Justin, Tyler, Brendan and four great-grandchildren: Mikayla, Alex, Griffin and Hudson. He will be greatly missed by his great pal Pudgie! Also leaving to mourn his sad loss his sister Grace Stone, as well as his nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Ryan's Funeral Home, Bay Bulls, Friday, October 9, 2 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 10, 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral service on Sunday, October 11th at 3 p.m. from Immaculate Conception R.C. Church, Cape Broyle. Interment to follow at Our Lady of The Cape R.C. Cemetery, Cape Broyle. As expressions of sympathy, donations in his memory may be made to the Dialysis Unit, Waterford Hospital Site.
"It's not good-bye - but so long - until we meet again!"

O'BRIEN, Michael Joseph - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Thursday, October 22, 2009, surrounded by the love of his family, Michael Joseph O'Brien, age 77 years. Predeceased by his parents Theresa and Richard O'Brien, his brother Kevin O'Brien and sisters Shirley O'Brien and Hannah Lunsford. Leaving to mourn his sisters: Helen (Kevin Voisey), Marg (the late Frank Myler), Marie (Ed Burkhart) of Florida, Mary (Bill Bavis), Betty (Frank Fowler) and Pat (Mike Buist). Also will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, good friends and neighbours. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Saturday from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, October 26th from St. Patrick's Church with cremation to follow.

O'BRIEN (Crocker), Nellie Catherine - Passed peacefully away on October 20th, 2009, at the HSC following a brief illness, aged 88. Predeceased by her husband Roy J. O'Brien, founder of O'Brien's Music Store, daughter Janet Marie, brothers Harold, Gordon, Frank, Alex and Eric, sisters Dorothy, Rita and Jean. Leaving to mourn with cherished memories, her beloved family: Dorothy (Walter Milley), Maureen (Ted Rowe), Gordon (Rhonda), Mary Rosarii (Ian Wright), Roy (Deanna) and Anna (Gerald Tapper); her eleven grandchildren who adored their Nanny, and five (soon to be six) darling great-grandchildren; sister Shirley Martin; sisters-in-law: Helen Crocker, Bertha Crocker and Marie Blackwood; brother-in-law Bill Miller, as well as a large extended family and many friends. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Thursday 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m. - 12 noon, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at St. Patrick's Church on Patrick Street, Saturday at 9:30 a.m. followed by burial at Belvedere Cemetery. The O'Brien family would like to extend sincere thanks to the staff of 3rd floor West, St. Patrick's Mercy Home for their kindness and care during her stay. We would also like to thank the nursing staff of the Emergency Department and Orthopedics 4 South B at Health Sciences Centre. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Patrick's Mercy Home Foundation.

PARRELL (Misner), Evelyn Jean - Age 80 years. Passed away suddenly on October 5, 2009, in Gran Manan, New Brunswick, Evelyn Jean Parrell (formerly of St. John's). Predeceased by husband William (1979). Leaving to mourn and cherish her memories are daughter Claudette (Peter); three sons: Wayne, Dean, Keith (Donna); ten grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister Golda Oakey of Nova Scotia and sister-in-law Shirley Carey (William). At her request, cremation will take place followed by service and burial in East Chezzetcook, NS

PARSONS, Samuel - Passed away suddenly at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Friday, October 16, 2009, Samuel Parsons of Harcourt, aged 81 years. Predeceased by wife Ivy. Left with fond and loving memories, his children: Robert (Stephanie), Helen Pelley (Neil), Elaine Goodyear (Graham), Donald and Keith (Janice); sister Amelia Hollett (Stan); 13 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren and a large number of relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will take place at a later date.

PEARSON-STANLEY (nee Burke), Gloria - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, October 6, 2009, Gloria Pearson-Stanley, age 69 years. Predeceased by first husband Richard "Dick" Pearson and her parents Henry and Goldie Burke. Left with fond and loving memories her husband, Gerald Stanley; sons: Rick (Michelle), Ted (Dawn); daughters: Gail (Tolson) Parsons, Lorry (Alex) Au; eight grandchildren: Steven and Melanie Pearson, Paul and Leah Pearson, Michael and Genessa Farrell and Jasmine and Spencer Au; two great-grandsons: Liam and Rian; Gerald's children: Gerald Jr., David, Wayne, Evelyn, Wanda and Darlene; sister Gini Downer and sons Nicholas, Justin and Matthew; special friends: Wanda Warren and Larry Farrell, and a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation will take place on Thursday and Friday from 12 noon to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held from Mary Queen of the World Church on Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Newfoundland Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

PENNY, Leslie - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on Tuesday, October 27, 2009, Leslie Penney of Lethbridge, age 84 years. Predeceased by sister Millicent Russell, brothers Isaac, Charles and Augustus. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Margaret of 60 years; daughters: Amanda Penney (Leroy), Madonna Hussey (Ross) and Marie Law (Ian); sons: Kevin (Beth) and Keon (Jean); sisters: Myrtle Peddle and Margaret Chislett; brothers: Dorman (Mary) and Mansfield (Louise); sister-in-law Joan Denne; brother-in-law Dick Hopkins; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Lethbridge. Funeral service will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 31, 2009 from Fewer's Funeral Home, Lethbridge with interment to follow at United Cemetery, Lethbridge. In his memory, donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Clinic, St. John's.

PERRY, Baxter - Passed peacefully away at Brookfield Hospital in the presence of his family on Thursday, October 8, 2009, Baxter Perry, aged 80 years of Pound Cove. Predeceased by wife, Dorothy; son, Guy; parents, Kenneth and Maggie Perry; step-mother, Alice Perry; grandchildren, Terry and Tanya Howell; brothers Maurice and Aubrey Perry; sister, Eleanor Bishop. Leaving to mourn with beautiful memories are sons: Earl (Wanda) of Paradise, N.L.; Carl (Cindy) of Brookfield, N.L.; Barry (Nadine) of Mount Pearl, N.L.; daughters: Roma (Terry) of Templeman; Eileen (Lewis) of Grande Prairie, Alberta; Nellie (Frank) of Mount Pearl, N.L.; Cheryl (Donald) of Wesleyville; Kimberley (Kent) of Iqaluit, Nu; daughters-in-law, Phyllis Perry of Badger's Quay, Sharon Perry of Mount Pearl; sisters: Margaret Hoyles of Bonnews Lodge, and Susie Tulk (Lloyd) of Appleton, NL; 24 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Kittiwake Funeral Home, Pound Cove. Funeral Service to be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 11 A.M. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Pound Cove. Interment to follow at St. Mary's Anglican Cemetery, Pound Cove. Donations in his memory may be given to St. Mary's Anglican Church, Pound Cove. Flowers will be gratefully accepted. Please visit www.kittiwakefuneralhome.ca to sign the online guest book.

PICCOTT, Neil - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital surrounded by his loving family on October 8, 2009, Neil Piccott, at the age of 77. Predeceased by his mother Catherine and father Peter; three brothers and four sisters. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Grace; sons: Garry (Cathy), Steve (Dawn), Wayne (Christine), David (Lorraine) and Neil; daughters: Cindy (Kevin), Shelly (Jim) and Jane (Dion); grandchildren: Ashley, Stephen, Stephanie, Kandice, Robyn, Wayne, Warren, Chelsey, Mitchell, Kaitlyn, Lauren, Matthew, Sophia and Breanna; great-grandchildren: Madisyn and Morgan; sister Mary Dyke; and a large circle of relatives and friends. A special thank you to the staff of 6th floor, west wing at St. Clare's. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., 2to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Funeral Mass to take place at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, October 12, 2009 from Mary Queen of the World Parish. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

PICKETT, Kevin Patrick - November 11, 1945 - October 20, 2009. It is with great sadness that the family of the late Kevin Patrick Pickett of Marystown announce his passing at his home in Marystown on Tuesday October 20, 2009, at the age of 63. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Betty of 40 years; sons: Troy (Kathleen) of Austin, Texas, and Tony of Marystown; daughter Tina of Fort St. John, BC; step-son Todd (Nadine) Slaney of Airdrie, AB; four grandchildren: Samantha, Sarah, Kevin and Keagan; sisters Margaret (Howard) Stewart, Patricia (Tony) Fitzpatrick, and Michelle (Mike) Duke; brothers John (Holly) Pickett, Peter Pickett, Vincent Pickett, Gerard (Sherri) Pickett, and Bernard Pickett; sisters-in-law Gertrude (Kevin) Brockerville, Phyllis (Marcel) Belanger, Carmel Howlett, and Sadie (Julian) Rennie; brothers-in-law John (Veronica) Slaney, Val (Edith) Slaney, and Edward (Carmelita) Slaney; plus a large circle of family and friends. Pre-deceased by parents Michael and Christine Pickett. Resting and Visitation to take place from Wiseman's Funeral Homes in Marystown on Wednesday October 21st from 12pm - 9pm; and Thursday October 22nd from 10am - 12noon. Prayer Vigil to be held on Wednesday October 21st at 8:00pm from Wiseman's Funeral Homes. Funeral Mass to take place at Sacred Heart R.C. Church in Marystown on Thursday October 22nd at 2:00pm. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Pickett Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman's Funeral Homes. www.wisemansfuneralhomes.ca

PIKE, Launcelot Otto - Passed peacefully away after a courageous battle with cancer, Launcelot (Launce) Otto Pike, 75. Predeceased by his grandson Timothy (2007). Leaves to mourn his wife of 52 years, June Pike (McGrory); sons Chris (Kathy), Keith (Valerie) and Hayward; grandchildren Adam and Tonia (Hayward), David and Greg (Keith) and Andrew, Ben and Zac (Chris), and great-granddaughter Abigail (Adam) and a large circle of friends and relatives. Launce was the oldest child of Hayward Wallace Pike and Lillian Marie Brazil. Launce was born in Forteau, Labrador in 1934, raised in Battle Harbour, and spent his youth on the coast of Labrador, forever etching it in his heart. He came to St. John's to go to Bishop Feild school in 1950 where he met, and married in 1957 his dedicated and caring wife June. June and Launce moved back to Goose Bay in 1958, and their first child was born there. Returning to St. John's in 1960, they built a family home that was visited and blessed by many friends and family over the years. Launce returned to Labrador many times, including with his son Hayward, and as captain of a boat he piloted, with the skills of a Master Mariner. Launce will be remembered for his love of the ocean, boats and the outdoors, his excellent wood-working and his kind-hearted nature. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. Visitation on Saturday from 6-9 p.m. and Sunday from 10-12 noon, 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Monday from Caul's Chapel, time to be announced. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Published 3 October, 2009

POMROY, Patrick (Pat) - Passed away suddenly at his home in Placentia, Pat Pomroy, age 88, formerly of Merasheen, Placentia Bay. Predeceased by his parents William & Theresa Pomroy, first wife Nellie, son Gabe, daughter-in-law RoseMarie, grandson Brian Deem, brothers Vincent, Leo, Ron & Don, sisters Martha & Stella. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife Angela; sons: Vince, Rod (Mathilda), Gerard (Rita); daughters: Theresa (Tom), Viola (Art), Madonna and Angela (Gary); step son Joe (Diane); step-daughters: Madonna (Dominic), Chris (Kevin), Hilda, Angela (Majed) and Bernie (Wade); brothers: Father Bill & Kevin (Betty) and sisters Leona (Bill), Sister Ida & Sister Nellie; brothers-in-law Bill Barnett & Pat Ennis; sister-in-;law Ellen Barnett and Violet Pomroy; a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren, also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home Placentia on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 P.M. Funeral Mass to take place on Friday October 9, 2009 at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia at 11:00 A.M. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Placentia. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Pat's memory to a charity of one's choice. You are welcome to visit and sign our online guestbook @ www.coombsfuneralhome.ca
Published 8 October, 2009

PORTER, Mrs. Elizabeth R. - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, October 12, 2009, Mrs. Elizabeth R. Porter, age 78 years of Port de Grave. Predeceased by her parents Alfred and Marion (nee Woolridge) Chaytor; son-in-law Bruce Harvey. Leaving to mourn husband Melvin, four sons: Alfred (Clarice), Edmund (Marion), Dave (Cynthia), Calvin (Wanda), four daughters: Marilyn (Ron), Maxine (Wilson), Marguerite (Max), Louise (Reg); sister Louise (Harry); stepsister Elsie; stepbrothers Cyril and Dorman; 21 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Tuesday 2 to 9 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Thursday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2009 at 2 p.m. from St. Luke's Anglican Church, Port de Grave. Interment in the St. Luke's Anglican Cemetery, Port de Grave. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the St. Luke's Anglican Church, Port de Grave.

PORTER, Richard N. - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Sunday, October 18th, 2009, Richard N. Porter, age 63 years. Predeceased by mother Charlotte, father Chesley, and brother Charles. Leaving to mourn wife Nellie (Decker), sons Darren (Delphine), Rick (Jane), Kurt (Natasha) and daughters Jennifer and Michelle (Bernie); grandchildren Jordan, Matthew, Claire, Ryan, Alex, Donovan, Dylan, Chloe, Gillian and Alyssa; as well as a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday, October 19th, 2009 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. As an expression of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to a charity of one's choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

POWER, Harold Joseph - Passed peacefully away at Placentia Cottage Hospital on October 27, 2009, Harold Joseph Power, aged 70, of Branch, SMB. Predeceased by his infant daughter Mary Katheryn, parents Neil and Rose Power, his father-in-law David Power, his brother Leonard Power, brother-in-law Norbert Lake, sister-in-law Mary Manning Power. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 40 years Roseanne Power; his nine children: Brenda, Vicki (Douglas Nichols), Matthew, Justin (Tiffany), Elizabeth, Charlie, James (Barb), Simon and Patrick and his three precious grandsons: Isaiah, Braydan and Dylan. Also leaving to mourn his brothers and sisters: Celine (Allen Kear), Wilfrid Bruce (Rose), Father Peter; sister-in-law Jean Power, Maureen (Fred Roche), Dermot, Tom (Ernestine), Mary (Jit Singh), Pauline (Mike Devine), Bernadette (Bruce Crocker); his mother-in-law Rita Power; brothers-in-law: Wayne Power (Mary), Jerome (Yvonne), Donnie, Howie, David (Jane) and sisters-in-law: Sheena (Neil Mills) and Melissa (Cory Linehan); numerous nieces and nephews and a large circle of lifetime friends and neighbours. Remains resting at Holy Rosary Church in Branch beginning 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 28th. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m., Friday, October 30, 2009. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Mannings Funeral Home in St. Brides. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Care Foundation.
"May he rest in peace"

POWER (Jackman), Loretta A. - Passed away peacefully at Dunville, P. Bay, formerly of Bell Island, NL on Wednesday, October 28, 2009, age 63 years. Predeceased by her parents, Thomas and Mary Jackman, sister Virginia (Jean) Gosse and brothers Leo, Thomas and Gordon. Leaving to mourn with fond memories are her loving partner James Bishop; daughter Bonnie Power-Petten (Clayton); sons: Noel (Lisa) and Fergie Jr. (Louise) and their father Fergus Power; grandchildren - Clayton, Lindsey and Todd Petten, Victor and Dorrie Power, Brittany and Fergie Power, along with eight sisters, two brothers and a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitation will take place on Thursday from 3 pm to 9 pm and on Friday from 2 pm to 9 pm. Funeral Mass will take place 2 pm on Saturday at St. Anne's Church, Dunville. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Dunville. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Daffodil Place or to a charity of one's choice. To sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.mahersfuneralhome.ca

POWER, Mary Dianna Louise (Mary Lou) - Passed away suddenly at the Health Science Centre afer a brief illness Mary Dianna Louise Power (Mary Lou), age 56 yrs. Leaving to mourn her darling daughter Kim, Brother John (Michelle), Sister Suzanne, beloved nephew and niece Colin & Sarah. Many many special friends and relatives. Resting at Caul's funeral home, details to follow.
Published 10 October, 2009

POWER, Peter Joseph - (Dec. 12, 1925 - Oct. 25, 2009) - aged 83 years, passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness in the presence of his loving son Dana (Joe) Power, on Sunday, October 25, 2009, at the Health Sciences Centre. Cremation has taken place. At the families request there will be no visitation or funeral service. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

POWER, Robert Joseph - October 15, 1933 - October 15, 2009. Robert Power of Gander slipped quietly away with his wife Marion and family at his side on October 15, 2009. Predeceased by his wife of 44 years, Gladys Power and son Desmond Power (2008). Also predeceased by his parents, Edward and Jane Power and brother, Thomas Power. Leaving to mourn with loving memories are his children, Ed (Dora) of Dartmouth, NS; Keith (Ellen) of Oshawa, ON; Karen (Bruce) Puddister of Perth, Australia; Kelly Power of Vancouver; and Tina (Danny) Purcell of Gander, NL; daughter-in-law Brenda Power, special brother Norman Power, brother Kevin, sisters Blanche, Lilith, Mary and Nora; grandchildren Stephanie, Catherine, Chloe, Nathan and Emelyn; and large circle of family and friends. Special thanks to family members Christine Penny, Junior Linehan, Albert & Eileen Linehan and Debbie Mead for the support and care they provided during Bob's final days. The Power Family extends sincerest gratitude to Dr. Joanne MacIntyre for her exceptional kindness and generosity. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home Gander, on Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral mass will be held on Monday, October 19 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Gander, followed by inurnment at All Saints Cemetery, Gander. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Robert Power can be made to St. Joseph's Parish in Gander or the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Care Foundation. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To sign our online memorial guest book please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca
"TO US YOU WERE THE WORLD"

PYNN, James "Jim" - Passed suddenly, but peacefully away at Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, October 17, 2009, James "Jim" Pynn of Carbonear, age 68 years. Predeceased by parents: William and Ada Pynn; sisters: Rose Pitts and Shirley Dunne; parents-in-law: Lloyd and Patience Garland. Leaving to mourn wife: Rosalind; daughter: Wanda (Walter) Slade, Salmon Cove; four sons: Lloyd, Florida, U.S.A., Jimmy (Charmaine), Carbonear, William "BJ" (Renee), Fort McMurray, Alta., Kenneth (Cathy), Carbonear; seven grandchildren: Barry, Kelsey, Adam, Hannah, David, Rebecca, Emily; seven sisters: Beatrice (Gordon) Bears, Florida, U.S.A., Lucy Jewer, Spaniard's Bay, Lillian Osmond, Ottawa, Ont., Ann (Chesley) Peddle, Ada (David) Peddle, both of Bristol's Hope, Sandra (Allan) Hatcher and Ruby (Victor) King, both of Carbonear; many nieces and nephews and also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday, October 20 at 2 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 Daffodil Place. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 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.

RANDELL, Donald Leslie - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on October 30th, 2009, at age 85. Predeceased by his son Donald Paul in 2004. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Florence Jane (Verge); sons: David (Marg) and Randy (Daphne); daughter Susan Roberts; grandchildren: Monica and Justin Roberts, Michael, Mark (Sonya) and Bryan Randell, Daniel and Joshua Randell; great-grandson Brayden Randell; special sister-in-law Sarah Reid; also a large circle of family and friends. Don lived his life devoted to his family and to his music. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Ave., Mt. Pearl on Sunday and Monday, November 1st and 2nd, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral service from Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive, at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 3rd. In lieu of flowers, donations in Don's memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

READER, Verna - 93 years. Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on October 19, 2009 at Malden Park Continuing Care Centre, Windsor, Ont. Predeceased by her husband Reginald Mitchell (1950) and Harry Reader (1982); her parents Samuel and Martha Bishop; her daughter Irene Reader (1970); six brothers and five sisters. Sister-in-law to Ella Bishop of Newfoundland. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews, family and friends. A special thank you to the staff at Malden Park- 2 South for your exceptional care. For the service above and beyond we would like to thank Diane Philpott and Lo-Anne Hancrar. Also thank you to Breanne Bennet for you dedication and friendship. Verna was a life member of the Women's Aux at Church of The Ascension, Ascension Fun Band, Ascension Choir and the C.E.W.A. St Catherines. Visitation will be held at Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 895 Ouellette Avenue (519-254-3223) on Thursday from 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Verna will then rest at Church of The Ascension, 1385 University Ave West on Friday, October 23, 2009 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Rev Lance Smith officiating, assisted by Rev Dr. Canon Don Hull. Cremation to follow. Donations, if so desired to the Harry Reader Memorial Fund, Church of The Ascension would be appreciated by the family.

REDDY, RSM, Sister Mary Phillippa - Entered into eternal life at McAuley Convent, October 26, 2009, Sister Mary Philippa Reddy, age 92 years. Predeceased by parents James and Mary Anne (Murphy) Reddy of Red Island, N.L., her brothers: Michael, Jerry, Dennis, Leonard and Jim and sisters: Sister Mary Clarissa, RSM, Sister Mary Anita, RSM, Sister Mary Loretta, Sister of the Visitation, Laura, Julia and Mary. Leaving to mourn her Religious Congregation the Sisters of Mercy; her special niece Mary (Gerald) King and many devoted nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, cousins and close friends. Waking at McAuley Convent, 250 Waterford Bridge Road, St. John's on Monday, October 26, 2009, 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, October 27, 2009 until 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 9:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Parish Church, Waterford Bridge Road with interment to follow at the Sisters of Mercy plot in Belvedere Cemetery.
"May she rest in peace"

REID, Kayla Elizabeth Jade - Passed away suddenly and tragically on Saturday, October 3, 2009, at the age of 23. Leaving behind her mother Kimberly Clowe, dad Tyrone Clowe, father Raymond Reid; her only brother Raymond; her auntie Cree (Christina Mayo); uncle Kevin (Christina); her special cousin Tyler who she loved so much, her cousin Maxine Mayo (Liam and Tristan) and most of all her three year old daughter Jada; as well as a large circle of family and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Tuesday from 1 to 5 p.m. A Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at 7 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the online memorial guest book please visit www.barretts.ca
REID, Kayla Elizabeth Jade - July 29, 1986 - October 3, 2009. The family of Kayla Reid will be holding a memorial service and interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery on Thursday, June 10, 2010, at 11 a.m. to celebrate her life. All family and friends are welcome to attend.
"Reunited with her grandmother, in heaven"

REID-LAVHEY, Elsie Hilda - Born June 21, 1955. Passed away in the presence of her family after a courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Predeceased by father Edmund Reid. Left with fond and loving memories her son Matthew, daughter Constance Layton and son-in-law Adam; special friend Dave Rodd; mother Hilda Reid; sisters Violet Best (Dave), Dinah Benson (Frank), Marjorie Price (John); brothers Cam Reid (Cathy) and John Reid (Judy); ten nephews and nieces and a large circle of friends. Resting at Bethel United Church, North Harbour. Funeral Service 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 18, 2009 from Bethel United Church, North Harbour with interment to follow at United Cemetery, North Harbour.

RENDELL-ROSE (nee Atkins), Evelyn - Passed peacefully away with grace and dignity at Chancellor Park Nursing Home on Oct. 11, 2009, in the presence of her family. Evelyn Rendell in her 87th year. Formerly of Bell Island, Grand Falls, Foxtrap and St. John's. Predeceased by her husbands, Lloyd Rose of Bell Island and Len Rendell of Grand Falls; her parents Richard and Rachel Atkins; her sisters Emmie, Clara, Mary Jane, Laura, Elsie and brother Joe. She will be sadly missed by her loving and devoted sister, Winnie Neary (Gerald), St. John's, and brother Will in Ontario. Also numerous relatives, nieces, nephews and a large circle of friends. The family extends a heartfelt thanks to the staff at Chancellor Park for their care of Evelyn during her time of residence there. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home 328 Hamilton Ave. on Monday Oct. 12, 2009 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday Oct. 13, 2009 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday Oct. 14, 2009 from Barrett's Chapel at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Topsail United Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Evelyn's memory to Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre or the Parkinson Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

RIGGS, Charles J. - Passed away suddenly on October 29, 2009, Charles Riggs, age 47 years. Predeceased by his wife Cathy and father Joseph. Left with loving memories are his children Alex and Claire; mother Joan; sisters: Tina (Rob Dawe, Jordan, Sarah, Mark), Lisa (Tom Starks) and brother Murray; father-in-law Robert Macdonald; sisters and brothers-in-law: Anne (Michael Bautista, Lesley, Jenny, Kathryn), Sheila (Richard Ryder, Jessica, Stephen), Rob (Nancy Macdonald, John, Ella). Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Cremation to follow. Funeral service to be held on Monday, November 2, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from St. Pius X Church, Smithville Crescent. Interment to follow at Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory would be welcomed by St. Bonaventure's College or Daffodil Place. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

ROBERTS (nee Williams), Marion Louise - of the Goulds, passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family on October 26, 2009, at the age of 74. Predeceased by her husband Clarence; infant daughter Mary Louise; parents Frederick and Louise Williams; son-in-law Keith; brothers Roderick, Albert, Walter, Teddy and Bill; sisters Barbara, Dorothy and Leone. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughters Beverly, Carmel (Wayne), Wynnann (Colin) and Janet; sons Walter (Maxine), Billy (Maureen), Floyd (Gayle) and Fabian (Anita); 20 loving grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; sisters Hazel, Betty (Abe), Edna (Ted), Laura (Merrill), Clara, Stella (Reuben) and Marge (Pat); one loving brother Arthur; also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends of the Goulds, especially Thomas Estates Residents. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Service on Friday, October 30 at 11 a.m. from St. Kevin's Church, Goulds with interment to follow at St. Kevin's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations in Marion's memory ma be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca
"She has joined the angels in heaven, but will remain in our hearts forever." We love you Mom."

ROWE (Burridge), Edith M - Passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2009, Edith M. Rowe aged 90 years. Predeceased by her husband Magistrate F. Maxwell Rowe, her parents Donald and Hilda Burridge and brothers Rex, Weston, Cecil, Harry and Roy. She leaves to mourn her five children Maxine Brown (Len of Stellarton, NS; Cheryl Hardy (Oscar) of Wabush, Donald (Marie) of St. John's, Geoffrey (Belle) of Brampton, Ont., and Michelle Warner (David) of Yarmouth, N.S.; her 14 grandchildren Douglas Brown (Rhonda), Christopher Brown (Jean), Stephen Brown (Kim), Geoffrey Hardy (Barbara McLean), Angela Hardy (Grant Hillier), Fr. Jonathan Rowe (Emily), David Rowe (Stephanie), Matthew Schildheuer-Rowe (Katharina), Nicole Lake (John), Stephanie Rowe, Cheryl Rowe, Gillian Warner, Paul Warner (Jessica) and Kenneth Warner; nine great-grandchildren Mary-Beth Brown, Cameron Brown, Kayla Dixon, Abigail Rowe, Benjamin Rowe, Francis Rowe, and Elija Schildheuer-Rowe, Landon Warner and Walton Warner; sisters-in-law Beatrice King and Audrey King and by numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 2 to 4 p.m.and 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, November 2 and 3. Funeral service from the Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Ave. at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4. Burial at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully declined, donations in her memory may be made to the St. Mary the Virgin Restoration fund. To sign the memorial guest book or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.carnells.com

ROWE (nee Wornell), Edna May - October 2, 2009. Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family at the Health Sciences Centre, Edna Rowe of St. John's, Age 94 years. Predeceased by her husband James, father and mother Andrew and Amelia Wornell, sister Pearl Drodge. She leaves to celebrate her life with fond and loving memories her son Andrew (Mary) Rowe, Daughter Amelia (Gerry) Nolan, Naples, Florida; her three grandchildren Chris (Cathy) Rowe, Craig (Erin) Rowe, Michael Rowe and fiancee Linsey Humston; Great-grandchildren, much loved by her, Anna and Katie Rowe; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Very special thank you to the Staff of 4 North B and Cambridge Estates for their care and support. Cremation to take place and interment to follow. Donations in her memory may be made to Canadian Red Cross. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online guest book.
"Your presence we'll miss, Your memory we'll treasure, Loving you always, Forgetting you never"

RYAN (Sesk), Anita - Passed peacefully away at Fahey's Personal Care Home on October 3rd, 2009, Anita Ryan age 82 years. Predeceased by her husband Jim (1976) parents Patrick and Mary Sesk, sisters Maude Sullivan, Rita White, Sr. Agnes Sesk, Annie Sesk, brothers, Jimmy, Willie and Joseph Sesk. Leaving to mourn daughter Eileen Coady (Ernest) and their children Ryan (Melissa, Owen and Mia), Joanne Kavanagh (Randy, Jenna and Julia) Robert (Amanda) and Michael (Lauren). Son Reg (Philomena) and their daughter April (Carl and Peyton). One Sister Sr. Eileen Sesk, Presentation Convent. She also leaves to mourn two special nephews Ron White (Lucy) and his children Jeff (Cathy, Matthew, Jamie and Stewart), Blair (Anne) and Jerome White (Jean) and their children Janine (Craig), Joanne (Gil) and Jillian (Michael). Sisters-in-law Helen Clowe, Hannah Ryan, and Eleanor Ryan as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends, especially David Crane and Gerald and Jean Fahey and the staff and residents at Fahey's Personal Care Home. Resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse. Visitation hours 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday, October 4th and Monday, October 5th. Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, October 6th at 11 a.m. from Immaculate Conception Church, Calvert. Interment to follow at Holy Family Cemetery, Ferryland. To express condolences online and to sign the guest book, please visit www.faheysfuneralhome.ca

SEARS, Gerald Francis - (December 9, 1944 - October 20, 2009. Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, October 20, 2009, age 64 years. Predeceased by his parents Gerald and Mary Sears. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Kay (Robbins), daughters Valerie (Blair) Whelan and Lisa (Don) Decker, darling grandsons Dylan Decker and Austin Whelan and special step-grandchildren Jonathon and Ainsley Decker; two brothers: Basil (Judy) and Michael (Michelle). Also leaving to mourn brothers-in-law Claude (Bernice), Ernest (Evelyn), Lorne (Christine) and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road on Thursday, Oct. 22 from 6 to 9 p.m. and on Friday, October 23 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 24 from Caul's Chapel 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 the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

SHEPPARD, Herbert - Passed peacefully away at the Palliative Care Unit of the L.A. Miller Centre on October 26, 2009, in the presence of his loving family, Herbert Sheppard, age 74 years. Predeceased by his parents Tasker and Greta Sheppard, twin brothers Jessie and Samuel and sister Laura (Sam). Leaving to mourn his loving wife Edie of 48 years; son Tony (Nona) daughter Charmaine (Philip); grandchildren: Autumn, Chesony, Jedrick and Olivia; his brothers: Wilson (Joan), Jim (Edie), Howard (Cynthia); brothers-in-law: Bob (Peggy), Jack (Dot), Ted (Delia), Ran (Bernie) and Fred (Judee); sister-in-law Lucy; also a number of nieces, nephews and cousins, as well as other relatives, friends and neighbours. Lovingly remembered by life long Army friend Gerry DeMings of Calgary and Doreen Murray of Winnipeg; Army friend Eric Newill from Nova Scotia; special friend Wayne Jones and family and all his other card game buddies of Mount Pearl. Edie, Tony and Charmaine would like to thank all who visited the hospital and their home, for all the phone calls, love and support during Herb's battle with cancer. Special thanks to Dr. Essaji and staff of the Mount Pearl clinic, doctors and staff at St. Clare's Hospital, Rev. Jean Smith, Rev. Iliffe Sheppard and the Angels at Palliative Care. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 29, 2009 from Church of the Ascension, Smallwood Drive. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. No flowers by request. Donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Centre or to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

SHEPPARD (nee March), Norrie M. - Passed peacefully away at her residence on October 11, 2009, Norrie Sheppard, age 88 years. Predeceased by her husbands: Charles Ash (1948) and Ralph (Archdeacon) Sheppard (1989), sister Marion Tessier (2000) and brothers: Harold and Stephen March. Leaving to mourn daughter Charlene Reid (nee Ash), her husband Dr. Philip H. Reid and grandson Philip D. C. Reid, Rothesay, N.B.; sister Olive Boone, St. John's, many nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road with visitation on Tuesday, October 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday, October 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, October 22, 2009 at 11 a.m. from the Anglican Cathedral. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Anglican Cathedral Endowment Fund 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

SHERMAN (nee Petten), Jessie Marie Patricia - on October 9, 2009, of N. Massapequa, LI. Born March 17, 1941 daughter of the late Henry and Jessie Petten. Beloved wife of Gary Sherman. Devoted mother of Carol (Terrance) Hynes, Kim (Robert) Deschamps, Linda (Roberto) Rubino and Diane (Michael) McNamara. Proud and Cherished grandmother of Gary, Geena, Emily, Travis, Sarah, Vincent, Ryan, Michael, Ashley, Isabella, Cristina and Matthew. Loving sister of Joan Jefford, Mary Porter, Wallace Petten, Laura Butler, Leslie Petten, Stanley Petten, Haydyn Petten. Violet Barnes, George Petten, Evelyn Dunn, and the late Lucy Boren, Wilson Petten, Henry Petten and Isaac Petten. A memorial service to coincide with the service being held in New York will take place at All Saints Church, Foxtrap, CBS on Wednesday, October 14th at 11:30 a.m.

SKANES, William Harris - Passed awayt the Hoyles-Escasoni Nursing Home on October 16, 2009, at age 83 years. Leaving to mourn sisters: Beryl (Cy), Bernice, Jean, Shirley (Bruce); brother, Ralph (Bernice). The inurnment has taken place. Many thanks to Dr. Patel and the staff at the Hoyles Home.

SMYTH R.N., Joan Lorraine - Passed peacefully away on October 16, 2009, at the Victoria General Hospital, Halifax, surrounded by the love of her family. Predeceased by her son Kenneth and her father Gerard Smyth. Leaving to mourn her husband Dr. Douglas Taylor and sons: Andrew and Colin. Also leaving to mourn her mother Helen Smyth; brothers: Bob (Corrine), Peter (Sharon), Paul (Angela Clouter), Stephen (Joy Borgaonkar); sisters: Sr. Diane, Maureen (John Turpin), Cathy (Les Barbour), Janet (Jean Marc Piche), Helen (Tony Patterson), Christine (Richard Hammond); as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, good friends and colleagues. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Wednesday, October 21 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Thursday, October 22 from 2 to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held from The Basilica of St. John the Baptist on Friday, October 23, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Topsail Road. Donations in Joan's memory may be made to the Organ Donation and Procurement Program, c/o the Health Care Foundation 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

SNOW, Christopher Allan "Hamster" - (September 15, 1981 - October 5, 2009). Passed away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, Christopher Allan "Hamster" Snow, aged 28 years. Predeceased by his mother Beverley Snow, father Robin Snow, step-dad Paul King, uncles Carl and Randy Snow. Leaving to mourn are sisters: Heidi (David), Shauna (Fred); brother Bradley (Jennifer); grandmother Joyce Snow; special nephew/brother Robin; nieces: Tiffani, Lauren, Amber and Hope; aunts and uncles: Allan (Peg), Lingie, Glenda, Warren (Joanne), Craig (Libby), Eric (Melanie), Sandy (Yvonne), Monika (Keith), and Mary (Bill), Cuno (Ann); special friends: Wayne Johnson, Steven Johnson, Shawn Johnson, Gil Chafe and "Brudder" Steven Tizzard, as well as a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Wednesday from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. and on Thursday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Funeral service will be held from St. Thomas Anglican Church on Friday, October 9th, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations in Christopher's memory may be made to the Chrohn's and Colitis Foundation or the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Center. To sign the online memorial guest book please visit www.barretts.ca

SPURRELL, Edna - Passed peacefully away at Carbonear on October 15th, 2009. Edna Spurrell aged 68 years of Heart's Content. Leaving to mourn her loving husband Ross Spurrell; children: Wayne (Louise) Spurrell, Donna Spurrell, Marshall Spurrell, Paul Spurrell, Linda (Patrick) Bloom, Wendy (Dave) Parrott, Cory (Carol-Ann) Spurrell, Christopher (Lori) Spurrell; grandchildren: Travis, April, Terri-Lynn, Kelly, Matthew, Taylor, Colton, Krystal, Aaron, Holly, David Ross, Ashley, Allison, Michael, Bradley, Hayley; great-Grandchildren: Mason, Ryan, Noah: sister Mavis (Harry) Nixon; brothers William (Ann) George, and Gerald (Josephine) George. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of neices, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by parents Augustus and Eleanor George. We will always love and miss you, you are in our hearts forever. You were a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. Visiting hours will take place at St. Mary's Anglican Church in Heart's Content on Saturday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m.-12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Monday from St. Mary's Anglican church at 2 p.m. with cremation to follow. Flowers donations are greatfully accepted and donations may be made in Edna's memory to the St. Mary's Anglican Church in Heart's Content.

SQUIRES, Calvert (Cal) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family on October 17, 2009, Calvert Squires, age 72, of Chamberlains, Conception Bay South. Predeceased by parents, Herbert and Rachael Squires; brothers Marvin, Fred and Junior; father and mother in-law Fred and Violet Earle; brothers-in law David Earle, Marvin Williams and Derrick Stafford. Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories are his wife Sandra, daughter Pamela, sons Bradley (Debbie), Rodney (Darlene), Craig (Regina) and Christopher (Yvonne); grandchildren Calyssa, Christian, Teri-Marie and Jonathan Squires; sisters Annie Stafford and Lenora (Albert) Woolgar; brother Leonard (Edna); sisters-in-law Mary Squires and Doreen Squires, Una (Harry) Douthett, Barbara Earle nee Lester, Margaret (Kevin) Fowler, Barbara Earle, Linda (Raymond) Bowering, Olga (Linton) Barnes, Paula (Paul) Ennis, Pamela (Paul) Vokey; many nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Special thanks to Lenora and Al for all their support. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Ave., Mt. Pearl, on Sunday, October 18th, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, October 19th from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service 11 a.m. on Tuesday, October 20th, from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail. Cremation to follow. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail, on Wednesday, October 21st at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in Cal's memory may be made to St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Topsail, or to a charity of one's choice. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

SQUIRES, Robert B. - Passed away suddenly at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on October 4th, 2009, Robert Squires (Bob) of St. John's, aged 84 years. Veteran of the Korean War. Life-long CNR employee. Leaving to mourn his wife Mary, two daughters Elizabeth Clarke (Shaun) of St. John's, and Judy Manchester of Florida; two sons Robert Jr. (Jodi) and Barry (Johanne) all of St. John's; grandchildren Tracey, Claudine, Sean, Katie, Stephen, Christal, Jordan, Brandon, Nicholas, Alley-Grace; great-grandchildren Kristen, Stephanie and Elizabeth. Special friend Patrick Sheehan. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Monday, October 5th, 2009 and Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 at 2 p.m. from Barrett's Chapel with cremation to follow. Interment to take place on Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Field Of Honour. As an expression of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

STARKES, Sterling Dafoe - After a courageous battle with cancer, Sterling passed away, age 60, in Ottawa on October 19th, 2009, with his family at his side. He was the son of the late Samuel and Janet (Welcher) Starkes, and grew up in Musgravetown. Sterling treasured 36 years of marriage with his beloved wife Sharon (Hancock) Starkes. A devoted husband and father, Sterling raised his family in Gander. Cherished father to Janet Starkes Fowler (David) and Trevor Sterling Starkes (Jill); proud grandfather to Lauryn and Kate Fowler and Ellis Sterling Starkes, all living in Ottawa. Dear brother of Anne Hancock, Dulcie (Merl) Feltham, Kathy (Geoff) Muggridge, all living in Newfoundland, and Wayne (Rosalynn) Starkes of Calgary. He was predeceased by his sisters Effie Dafoe, Lizzie Starkes, Phyllis Philpott and Betty Wiseman (survived by Bill). Sterling will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews, family and friends. He retired to the Ottawa area in 1998, where he enjoyed golfing and spending time with his grandchildren. Funeral services were held Friday, October 23 at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, Perth, ON. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences can be sent to the family at blairandson.com

STOWE, Thomas John - Passed peacefully away at his home on Wednesday, October 14, 2009, Thomas John Stowe, age 82 years. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Hazel, of 61 years; his children: Peggy, Bernadette (Bruce), Paul (Judy), Tom (Mary), Derrick (Dawn); brother Nelson (Jeanne); his grandchildren Matthew, Adam and Katie Crocker, Thomas, Sarah, Christina, Rebecca and D.J. Stowe, as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, October 16th at 10 a.m. from St. Peter's Church, Mount Pearl. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Peter's Parish or the Canadian Cancer Society.

SULLEY, George - Passed peacefully away at Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Sunday, October 18, 2009, George Sulley of Clarenville, formerly of St. Anthony, aged 69 years. Predeceased by parents George and Beulah Sulley; sisters: Nina Walker and Verna Mauger; parents-in-law John and Elizabeth Evely; sister-in-law Ruby Keeping. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Daphne of 48 years; daughters: Sherry (Dennis Porter), Red Deer, Alta, Sharon (Dana Kean), St. Anthony and Brenda (Lorne Squires), Clarenville; sister Alma Alexander, Victoria, B.C.; brother Raymond (Christine), St. John's; grandchildren: Mark and Shane Porter, Ashley and Jonathan Kean, Luke and Julia Squires; brothers-in-law: Clayton Walker and Ken Mauger; brothers-in-law Clyde, Frank, John and David Evely; sisters-in-law: May, Verna, Regina and Rhoda and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Fewer's Funeral Home, Clarenville. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 21, 2009 from Memorial United Church, Clarenville with interment at Clarenville Interdenominational Cemetery. In his memory, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

SUTTON, Clarence Gerard - Age 46. Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family on October 20, 2009. Clarence leaves us after a brief but courageous battle with brain cancer. Predeceased by his father Brendan and sister Nita. He leaves with fond and loving memories his devoted wife Darlene; best friend and son Jesse; his mother Catherine; brother France (Mary Ann); sisters: Rose (Eric McNeil) and Carina (Mike Jardine); parents-in-law Leo and Betty Pennell; sisters-in-law: Tami, Cheryl (Bruce Gallant), Becky (Dan Riordan) and Heather (Perry Penney); brothers-in-law Scott (Deidre) and Dave Chambers. Also will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends.
Clarence was a physical education teacher and coach for over 21 years. He gave his life to working with children. His true love was basketball but he also helped coach various hockey and soccer teams as well. He lived his lifelong dream at various schools including: Stella Maris, Trepassey, St. John Bosco, Shea Heights and most recently St. Kevin's High School in Goulds. Clarence will be remembered for instilling in all of us the importance of kindness and goodwill to our fellow human beings.
Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue, from 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday and from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday. Funeral Mass to be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 24, 2009 from the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. Interment to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are being gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Clarence Sutton Memorial Scholarship Fund for St. Kevin's High School. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
"The quality of life is measured not by time, but by the lives you have touched."

SWAIN, Dorothy Alice - Passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Citizen's Home, Carbonear on Thursday, October 29, 2009, Dorothy A. Swain of Carbonear, age 87 years. Predeceased by husband William Edmund, sister Rella, brother Clyde, niece Inez Moores, nephews Graham Butt and Allan Budden. Leaving to mourn nieces: Daphne Colbourne, Carbonear, Dola Callan, Long Cove and Cheryl (Byron) Briggs, St. John's; brother-in-law Bertram (Verna) Swain, Carbonear, a number of great-nieces and great-nephews as well as other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Funeral service to take place on Sunday, November 1 at 2 p.m. from Bethany United Church, Carbonear. Interment in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations in Dorothy's memory may be made to Bethany United Church, Carbonear or TCP Health Foundation. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 5 p.m., 7 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.

TAYLOR, Caroline "Priscilla" - Peacefully at home with her family by her side on Friday, October 2nd, 2009. Beloved wife of Gary Taylor. Loved mother to Kelly Taylor of Halifax, NS; Bruce Taylor and his wife Tara of Scarborough and Kristian Taylor of Trenton. Also remembered by siblings Malcolm Pickett (Lillian), Rebecca Hewitt (Ron), late Silas Pickett (Emily), Robert Pickett (Jane), Lemuel Pickett, Jonas Pickett (Olive), Gerald Pickett (Mae), Stanley Pickett (Iris), Mildred Shewchuk (Rick), Rowena Sylvester, Bonnie Matthews (Eric), Seymour Pickett (Peggy) and loving grandmother to McKaila, Cole, Cody and Nicholas. Predeceased by parents Thomas and Margaret Pickett. Funeral service at St. Barnabas Church, Centreville at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 24th, 2009. Interment St. Barnabas Anglican Cemetery, Centreville. If desired, Memorial Donations to the ALS Society would be appreciated by the family.

THORNE, Herbert - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, October 25, 2009, Herbert Thorne, aged 75 years. A veteran of the Canadian Navy from 1952 to 1957 and a member of Branch 1 of the Royal Canadian Legion. Leaving to mourn his loving partner, Ruby Gray and her family; his three daughters: Linda Mitchell (Neil), Portugal Cove, Mary Burke (Aubrey), Torbay and Yvonne Butler (Keith), Torbay; two sons: Herbert, Portugal Cove and Sheldon, Sioux Look out, Northern Ontario; one sister, Margaret Wall (James), Moncton, N.B.; other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Herbert's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

TIPPLE-BENNETT (nee Deering), Grace - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, October 4, 2009, at her residence, Grace Tipple-Bennett, aged 88 years. Predeceased by her husbands Frank Tipple and Fred Bennett; brother Thomas; sisters: Margaret, Susanne and Pearl; granddaughter Wanda and grandson Frankie. Leaving to mourn are her children: Delia (Louie), Vera, Harry (Emily), Linda (Rick), Marilyn and Francine (Danny); thirteen grandchildren and many more great-grandchildren; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Funeral Service on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at 2 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel. Cremation to follow. Interment will take place at St. Matthew's Anglican Cemetery, in Bay Roberts on Thursday, October 8, 2009 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in Grace's memory may be made to the Autism Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation 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

TOBIN, James William - Passed peacefully away on October 6, 2009, while surrounded by his family, at his residence at Gaskiers, S.M.B., James Tobin aged 92 years. Predeceased by wife Christina (2007), son Moses (2003), grandchild Judith Ann, great-grandchildren Tanner and Tyler, his parents, three brothers and three sisters. Leaving to mourn son James; daughters Elizabeth Bishop (Alphonsus), Madonna Tobin (Raymond), Mary Squires (John); special grandson Leonard (Judy); sister Elizabeth Critch; brother Moses (Mary Ellen); 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A special thank you to his caregivers Marg, Sandy and Darlene and to Dr. McGarry for all his help. Resting at Gibbons' Funeral Home, St. Mary's, on Thursday, October 8, 2009, from 7 - 9pm and Friday, October 9, 2009, 2 - 4pm; 7 - 9pm. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 11am at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, St. Mary's. Burial to follow. To express condolences online visit our website at www.gibbonsfuneral.ca

TORRAVILLE (nee Squires), Jessie - Passed peacefully away at her residence, in the presence of her loving family, after a courageous battle with cancer, Jessie Torraville, at age 63. Predeceased by her parents Gordon and Edna Squires. Leaving with fond and loving memories her four children: Stephen (Valerie), Angela (Jason Mortimer), Gary (Krista), Cindy (Chris) Hewitt; six precious grandchildren: Nicole, Matthew, Nathan, Hannah, Katie and Madeline; sisters: Rosemond (Don) Harding, Minnie (Bruce) Higgins, Glenda (George) Torraville; brother Don (Sophie); very special dear friends Audrey and John Bannister; also a large number of nieces, nephews and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Ave., Mt. Pearl on Monday, October 19th from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, October 20th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service at Barrett's Chapel on Wednesday, October 21st at 11 a.m. Interment to be at Victoria Cove, Gander Bay. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jessie's memory may be made to Daffodil Place. To sign the online memorial guest book please visit www.barretts.ca
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TREMBLETT, Clement - January 26, 1921 - October 11, 2009 - Passed peacefully and quietly away at the Palliative Care Unit of the L.A. Miller Centre, surrounded by his loving family, Clement Tremblett, aged 88, formally of Bonavista. Predeceased by his wife Marion (Simpson), brothers Stewart, Walter, Albert, Rance and sister Elizabeth (Best). Leaving to mourn son Robert; daughters; Jean Matthews (Lloyd), Lynda Sheppard (Barry), Annette Sharon (Derick), Esther (Nolan); 10 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday, Oct. 12, and Tuesday, Oct. 13 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral to take place from Bethesda Pentecostal Church, McDonald Drive on Wednesday, Oct. 14 2009 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Clem's memory to the Gideon's Memorial Bible Plan. To leave a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com

TRICKETT, Lorraine - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles Home on October 3rd, 2009, Lorraine Mary Trickett, age 76 years. Leaving to mourn children Heather (Jim), Carol (Gary), Audrey (Dean) and Joe (Doreen); grandchildren Laura-Lynn, Scott, Holly, Gary, Alley, Chelsea, Sam, Joshia, Jason, Justin and great-grandchildren Lilly and Claire. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Sunday, October 4th, 2009 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral service to be held from Barrett's Chapel on Monday, October 5th, 2009 at 11 a.m. Interment to be held at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. As an expression of sympathy flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the online memorial guest book.

TUCKER, Donald Maxwell - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009. Donald Tucker aged 77 years. Predeceased by his wife: Mildred Tucker (nee Whitten) brother: John; sisters: Vera, Hilda and Pearl. Leaving to mourn sons: Gerald (Mary-Lou) and Donald (Cynthia); granddaughters: Andrea and Jessica; great-granddaughter: Amanda; good friend: Lloyd Torraville; as well as many other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation or funeral service. Interment will be held at a later date. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Diabetes Association or to Daffodil Place. To sign the online memorial guest book please visit www.barretts.ca

TUCKER, Obadiah - Passed peacefully away after a lengthy illness at Glenbrook Lodge on October 30, 2009, Obadiah Tucker, age 73 years. Predeceased by his father Nathaniel Tucker and baby brother Bobby. Leaving to mourn is his loving and devoted wife of 54 years, Lillian (nee Hart) and six children: Obie (Paulette), Gordon (Genevieve), Barbara Pender (Jim), Ed (Rachel), Brenda Johnson (Gerry), Angela (Aubrey Lynch); twelve grandchildren: Keith, Christopher, Nicholas, Michael, Sarah, Joshua, Ryan, Justin, Jessica, Bryan, Jeremy, and Cheryl. Also leaving to mourn is his mother Hettie; his two brothers: Victor (Joan), Gordon (Margaret); two sisters: Helen Squires, Grace (Declan) McCann, and a large circle of relatives and friends, including special friend Carl Way. Funeral service to take place from St. Philip's Anglican Church on Tuesday November 3, 2009 at 2 p.m. followed by interment at St. Philip's Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the St. Philip's Anglican Church Building Fund. Anyone wishing to send messages of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book may visit www.carnells.com

VAUGHAN, Michael Francis - (born October 27, 1986 - October 18, 2009) - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family and from the arms of his mother into the arms of Jesus. Predeceased by his grandparents Rita and Michael O'Brien; grandfather Francis Vaughan and uncle Ronald O'Brien. Left with loving memories his father Brian and mother Marie; brothers Bryan (Samantha) and Chad; grandmother Catherine Vaughan (friend Ron Maloney); special caregivers Delores Pike (second mom) and Eleanor Lee; aunts and uncles: Shirley (Adrien), Elizabeth (Ed), Dot (Fred), Barbie (Owen), Debbie (Shawn), Felix (Joy), Vince (Carol), Tom (Kareen), Gerry (Judy), Reg (Cathy), Stan (Peggy), Francis (Christa) and Christopher (Jeanette); also many cousins, relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Arrangements to be announced. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to Cerebral Palsy or Diabetes Association.
"To the world he was one, but to us, he was the world"

WALKER, Eric Joseph - Passed peacefully away after a brief but courageous battle with cancer, at his residence surrounded by his family on October 19, 2009, Eric Walker, age 54 years. Predeceased by his father Eric Joseph. Leaving to mourn mother Madeline (Matsie) Walker; son Eric; brother Paul Walker (Gertie); sisters: Sandra O'Brien (Chris), Glenys Ebsary, Bernedette (Bun) Vincent (Bob), Andrea Coynoypopoylos; special friend Bessie Smith and lifelong friend Brian Butt; as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. No visitation. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, October 21st at 10:30 a.m. from Caul's Chapel. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Foundation.
"Gone with a smile on his face, letting us know how much he loved his family"

WALSH, Agnes - (Born July 10, 1913 on Oderin Island in Placentia Bay) - Passed peacefully away at the Lion's Manor Nursing Home on October 17th, 2009. Leaving to mourn her children Mary, Theresa, Susanna, Agnes and Bill, sisters Mary, Catherine, Theresa, Susie, Emma and brothers Peter, Frank and John. Also leaving to mourn 12 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Predeceased by son Patrick and husband William. Also predeceased by a large circle of friends from Placentia Bay and beyond. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home in Placentia. Funeral service at 11 a.m. Tuesday October 20th at Sacred Heart Church in Placentia. Interment to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Placentia. Please visit www.mahersfuneralhome.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

WALSH, George T. - Passed peacefully away in the presence of his loving family at Hoyles Escasoni on October 24, 2009. George T. Walsh age 81 years of Kingman's Cove, Fermeuse predeceased by his parents Nicholas and Margaret (Glover) and brother Martin. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 58 years, Marcella (Brophy) three sons and five daughters, Doug (Andrea), Myra (Wayne Keats), Tom (Cynthia), Christine (Kevin Barnable), Virginia (Brian Pennell), Reg (Molly), Emily (Randy Kennedy), Georgina (George Ryan). Also leaving to mourn 13 grandchildren, Jason (Riki), Janine (Stephen), Matthew, Christopher (Yvonne), Colin ( Susan), Venissa, Chad ( Tracey), Evan, Ian (Raylene), Jessica (Tommy), Rebecca, Jillian, Nicole, and five great grandchildren, Johnathan, James, Deizel, Ryan and Alexis. Also sister in law Elizabeth Walsh. Remains resting at Fahey's Funeral Home, Fermeuse on Sunday from 2 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 2 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 10 a.m. from St. Charles Borremeo Church, Fermeuse and Interment to follow at R.C. Cemetery, Fermeuse. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society or charity of one's choice. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Hoyles Escasoni, East 2 for the loving care, kindness and friendship shown to Dad over the past 15 months. To send a message of condolence visit www.faheysfuneralhome.ca

WALSH, Gerard Joseph (Gerry) - Passed suddenly away at his home on Friday, October 23, 2009. Gerard Walsh, age 80 years old of St. John's, retired CN Railway worker. Predeceased by sister Helen Coleman and brothers Tom and Dick Walsh. Leaving to mourn with loving memories his wife of 50 years, Catherine (Dunn); sons: Gerard (Michele), Donald, David (Carol), Stephen, Brian (Faye) and Barry (Carolyn); daughters: Janet Walsh and Cathy O'Neill (Tony); grandchildren: Frank (Kim), David, Crystal, Danielle, Michael, Christina, Miranda, Lindsay, Morgan, Anna, Clare, Braedan and Daniel; great-grandchild: Ashleigh; sisters: Carmel (Jim) Barrett and Patricia Walsh; brothers-in-law: Tom Coleman, Reg Dunn (Dolly) and Gerald Dunn; sisters-in-law: Glenys Dunn and Frances Dunn and many other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation on Monday, October 26 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday, October 27 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will take place on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 11 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church, Mundy Pond Road. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation may be made in his memory to the Canadian Diabetes Association. To sign the online guest book, please visit www.cauls.ca

WALSH, James Joseph - Passed peacefully away on Thursday, October 1, 2009, at the Health Sciences Centre, James Joseph Walsh, age 70 years. Predeceased by brother Kevin and his wife, Mary; sisters: Elizabeth, Mary and Catherine and brother John (Jack). Leaving to mourn his loving wife Frances (nee Sparrow); and his beloved children: Erin, Garry, Kellie and Shannon (Trina) and lovingly awaited grandchild; sisters: Joan Holwell and Rose Kimmins; brother-in-law Joseph Sparrow (Peggy); sisters-in-law Joan Sparrow and Patricia Walsh; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Saturday and Sunday from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass to follow at St. Pius X Church on Monday at 9:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation, the St. Pius X Food Bank or Mary Queen of Peace Parish Food Bank.

WALSH, Dr. Michael Joseph - Dr. Michael Joseph Walsh passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 3rd, 2009 at the age of 76. Survived by his beloved wife Bernadette (Bun), who he loved with all his heart throughout their 51 year marriage. Loving father to Jo-Anne, Michael, Susan, Paul and David. Respected father-in-law of Doug Smith, Don Campbell and the late Heidi Walsh. Cherished grandfather to Adam and Kathleen Walsh, Sara and Krista Campbell, and Jacob Smith. Survived by his brother Dr. Kevin Walsh of St. John's. Predeceased by his parents Sir Albert and Lady Winifred Walsh and brother Gerard. Born in Holyrood, Newfoundland, Mike moved his family from St. John's to Barrie in 1965 and began a long and respected career as a Pathologist at the Royal Victoria Hospital, retiring just three years ago. Many thanks to the staff of the Palliative Care Unit of the Royal Victoria Hospital for their gentle care and compassion. The family will receive friends at the Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Home, 30 Worsley Street, Barrie, 721-9921, on Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m.. A Mass will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 65 Amelia Street, on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery to follow. If desired, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation of Barrie would be greatly appreciated by the family. On line condolences may be forwarded to www.steckleygooderham.com

WARFORD, Mrs. Elvie M. - Passed peacefully away at The Pentecostal Senior Citizens Home, Clarke's Beach, on Wednesday, October 07, 2009, Mrs. Elvie M. Warford, aged 95 years of Bay Roberts. Predeceased by her parents John Samuel and Elizabeth Ann Jenkins, husband George D. Warford, sisters Ethel Winters, Marjorie Penney, Beulah Moores, special brother Hedley Jenkins. Leaving to mourn sister Mary Messer residing in California, also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Moore's Funeral Home, Bay Roberts. Visitation Thursday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Friday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. - 12 noon. Funeral service to take place on Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. from Grace United Church, Coley's Point. Interment in St. Luke's Anglican Cemetery, Port de Grave. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the St. Luke's Anglican Cemetery, Port de Grave.

WELLS, Hedley Benjamin, (1924 - 2009)- Passed peacefully away and entered the gates of Heaven on October 13, 2009. He leaves a legacy of fond and cherished memories to daughters Gertie (James Pardy), Brenda (Barry Legge), sons, John (Joyce), and Marvin (Donna) and very special companion, Florence Lush. His grandchildren, Duane (Michelle), Rhonda (Edmund), Dana (Kevin), Janna, Kristen (Terri-Lynn), Stephanie (Jason), Andre, Philip (Jessica), Melanie, Brittany and Johnny will remember his love and devotion to them. Great-grandfather to Melodie, Justin, Keenan, Rhiannan, Aaron, Caleb, Ameilia, Jessie and Ben. He will be fondly remembered by sisters-in-law Ruby and Lydia Wells, Elizabeth Langdon, Shirley (Lou Lutz), brothers-in-law Bill Willis (Rosalind), Reuben Willis (Eliza), Harry Willis (Marjorie). Predeceased by father and mother, Reginald and Lizzie Wells; wife, Katie; son, Gordon; brothers, Harry-Jim and Howard; sisters, Gertie and Lucy. He will be truly missed as a good friend by the many residents at Oram's Emmanuel Manor in Gambo, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Oram's Funeral Home, Dover. Visitation will be held October 14, 7 - 9 pm, October 15, 2 - 4pm, and 7 -9pm. Funeral service to take place at The Salvation Army Citadel, Hare Bay on Friday, October 16 at 2 pm. Officiating officers Major Lillian and Captain Austin Randell, assisted by Majors Darryl and Cathy Simms. Interment to follow at the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, The Salvation Army Corps, Hare Bay, or a charity of donor's choice.

WHELAN, Elsa - Passed peacefully away at her residence in Brigus on Tuesday, October 20th, 2009, Elsa Whelan, age 91 years. Predeceased by her husband Walter in 1968, parents Frederick and Gretta (Spracklin) Percy and brothers Graham, Clarence, Allan, Roy and Leslie. Leaving to mourn one son George (Anne), one daughter Shirley (Thomas) Linthorne; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one brother Ralph (Selma); one sister Dorothy (Douglas) Mingo; sisters-in-law: Blanche, Olive and Lillian and a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral arrangements by Broughton's Funeral Home, Brigus. Visitation hours Wednesday, October 21st, 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m., Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. to 12 noon, 2 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Funeral service Saturday, October 24th, 2 p.m. at Brigus United Church. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Brigus United Church. Please visit www.broughtons.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

WHELAN, Robert (Bob) - Passed away peacefully and suddenly on Friday, October 30, 2009, surrounded by his loving wife and family, Bob Whelan, age 76. Predeceased by his parents, Patrick and Maude Whelan, brother Thomas Whelan and sister Betty Kennedy. Leaving to mourn his wife and best friend of 53 years Mary; 8 children Gerard (Yvonne), Joanne Ward (Darry), Eddie, Paul (Linda), Mary (Fred), Caroline (Terry), Peggy Chafe (Roger) and Maria (Darryl); 17 grandchildren Steve, Nicole, Mandy, Kayla, Michael, Kaitey, Gerard, Ronnie, Jordan, Daniel, Maggie-Jo, Connor, Ashley, Joel, Anna, Cody and Bob; one great-grandson Ben; sister Eleanor Barron; sister-in-law Jude Whelan; life-time friends Adrian (Duke) St. Croix, Ann and John Quinlan, Rose and Billy Stephenson, Sylvia and John Wall, also leaving to mourn the Mackey Family. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Sunday, November 1 from 12 noon - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Monday, November 2 at 9:30 a.m. from Corpus Christi Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

WICKHAM, Bertha Mary - Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick's Mercy Home surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, October 18th, 2009, Bertha Mary Wickham, age 93 years. Predeceased by her husband Francis; sons: Francis and Samuel; granddaughter Leette Moores and son-in-law Pat Healey. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughters: Mary Moores (Stephen), Elizabeth and Barbara Hogan (Brendan); son Robert (Patricia); 14 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; sister Florence Saunders; brother Herbert Spurrell (Lena); sister-in-law Bride Spurrell; also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial to take place on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. from St. Patrick's Church. Interment to follow Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to St. Patrick's Mercy Home.

WICKS, Patsy (Mary) - Passed away at the Health Sciences Centre after a long and courageous battle with cancer on October 31, 2009, Patsy Wicks aged 56 years. Predeceased by her husband Dave (July, 2008), Mother and Father Jean and Don Hogan, brothers: Wayne and Bud Hogan. Left with fond and loving memories is her only child Natasha (Jason), and her pride and joy her grandson Nathan who will miss his Nanny so much, brothers and sisters: Ted (Betty), Butch (Gail), Bev (Rick) Kearsey, Bob (Joan), Gene (Margie), Marian, Tiny (Paula); sisters-in-law Charlene Ivany, Amelia Colbert, Martha Wicks in whom she cared for, Claudette (Lloyd) Brown; special nephew Colin Hogan and many other aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews, as well as many other special friends and relatives. A very special thank-you to Georgina Pottle for going the extra mile for us. Special thanks to Dr. C. Fontaine and staff at the clinic, Dr. Rourke, Dr. Greenland and especially Dr. Fiona O'Shea and all the nurses of the Cancer Clinic and of 4NA, HSC, especially, Nurse Flora, your thoughtfulness will always be remembered. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Monday and Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, November 4th, at 11 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation or a charity of one's choice.
"Jesus take care of our Patsy"

WINTER (Baird), Phyllis Boyd - 1917 - 2009. Passed peacefully away on October 19, 2009, at Masonic Park Nursing Home, Phyllis Boyd (Baird) Winter. Phyl was the second eldest and last surviving child of Boyd and Annabella Baird. She was predeceased by her husband Gerald (Ged) in November 1996, her siblings Ross, Doug and Betsy, her daughter-in-law June and her nephew Andy Baird. She leaves to mourn her three sons: Keith (Marianne), Comox, BC, John (Barbara), Vancouver, B.C. and Steve (Eleanor), St. John's, N.L. She was grandmother to eight grandchildren: Gillian (Matt), Tim (Tara), Stephen (Kim), Christopher (Rozelle), Laura, Russell, Greg (Cara) and Martin (Andrea). She felt fortunate to have lived to see her seven great-grandchildren. Phyl also leaves to mourn her sister-in-law Hester Baird; nephew Dave (Jeanie) and their families; niece Deb (Steve); special family friends Jim and Bonnie Crawford; as well as other members of the Winter and Baird families. The family would especially like to thank the caring staff at the Masonic Parking Nursing Home. Cremation has taken place. Funeral arrangements to be announced later. No flowers by request. Donations in her memory may be made to the St. Andrew's Church (The Kirk) or the Huntington Society of Canada. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com

WOODMAN (nee Burry), Peggy Ishbel - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Saturday, October 24, 2009. Peggy Woodman aged 75 years. Predeceased by husband: Otto (1997). Leaving to mourn are sons: Perry (Cheryl) and Andrew (Jean); grandchildren: Katelyn and Meagan, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. on Sunday, Oct. 25th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday, Oct. 26th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cremation will take place after visitation. Funeral service will be held from Church of The Ascension on Tuesday, October 27th at 11 a.m. A private family interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. In lieu of flowers donations in Peggy's memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation. To sign the online memorial guest book, please visit www.barretts.ca

 

 

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