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The Telegram Obituaries
September 2001

 

 

BOLAND, Anne - Passed peacefully at the Health Sciences Complex, on Friday, September 7, 2001, Anne Boland (Power), Holyrood, age 54 years. Leaving to mourn her loving husband David, daughter Dana and son David (Sonya) and Jessica. Three sisters: Joan Noseworthy, Margaret Poole (John), Kathleen Power, mother-in-law Kay Boland, brothers-in-law John Boland (Jeanette), James Boland and Pat Boland (Rose); also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Hickey's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral Mass on Monday, Sept. 10 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Holyrood.
September 08, 2001**

BUTLER, Cecil
(1920 - 2001, WWII Vetreran - Royal Navy CJX247933, 13th Draft)
- Passed peacefully away at his home on Friday, September 28, 2001, Cecil Butler, of Bauline. Predeceased by his son Frank in 1971. Leaving to mourn are his best friend and loving wife of 53 years, Sybil (nee Boyd); loving son John; daughter-in-law Sandra; sisters, Eliza Dawes (Bob), Conn., U.S.A.; Jean Legrow (Will), Bauline; brother Bert (Laura), Bauline; sister-in-law Hilda Butler, St. John's; brother-in-law Garland Collins, Burin. Many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, until 1 p.m. Monday. Funeral Service to take place on Monday, October 1, 2001 at 2 p.m. from Bauline United Church with interment to follow at the United Church Cemetery, Pouch Cove Road, Bauline. No flowers by request.
September 30, 2001**

BUTLER, George - Passed peacefully away at his home in Long Pond, Manuels, on Wednesday, September 19, 2001, after a courageous battle with cancer, George Butler (Gilbert), aged 68 years. Leaving to mourn his wife Zita (Taylor); two sons: Jim (Geraldine), Wayne (Christine), both of Long Pond; two daughters: Ethel Reddy (Frances), St. John's and Bonnie Fagan (Newman), Kelligrews; seven grandchildren: Joshua, Mark, Ian, Nicole, Ashley, Curtis and Jolisa; two sisters Eva Batten (Frank), Foxtrap; Martha Morgan (John), Seal Cove; one brother Charlie (Mabel), Long Pond; sister-in-law Emma Butler, Seal Cove; also Donelle Sully and other caregivers, and other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Service to be held on Saturday, September 22, 2001 at 2 p.m. from The Salvation Army Citadel, Long Pond. Interment at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Reader's Hill, Long Pond. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Salvation Army Cemetery Fund, Long Pond.
September 21, 2001**

CAMPBELL, Angus J. - Died peacefully at his residence in St. Philip's on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2001 surrounded by his loving family, Angus J. Campbell age 77 years. Predeceased by his parents, John and Mary (Halley) Campbell; infant son, Richard; and sister Margaret Murphy. Left to mourn his loss and celebrate his memory, his partner in life for 54 years, Maureen (O'Rielly) Campbell; his children and their partners, Anne Campbell of Saskatoon, Rob (Betty) of St. John's, Scott (Cathy) of Witless Bay, Susan (Michael Murray) of Portugal Cove; eight grandchildren, Colleen, Lesley, Cathy, Gillian and Andrew (Elizabeth Farrell) Campbell, Evan, Timothy and Cameron Murray; two great-grandchildren, Courtney and Arabella Campbell; brother, David (Maureen) Campbell of St. John's; sister, Sheila (Jack) Higgins of Detroit, Mich.; also extended family and dear friends. Angus, a respected and well-known St. John's architect, has left his legacy of modernism in architectural design. His thoughtful and accomplished designs include many prominent buildings. This past year, two of his designs, the Roaches Line home of Joseph R. Smallwood, former premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Beth El Synagogue on Elizabeth Ave. have been included in an architectural show of designs from the Atlantic provinces sponsored by Dalhousie University School of Architecture. Carnell's Funeral Home and St. Pius X Church are also his designs. Cremation has taken place at Angus' request. Family will be receiving friends and relatives at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Sunday, from 7-9 p.m., on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. A vigil will be held for Angus at Carnell's on Monday evening at 8:30 p.m. A Funeral Liturgy will be held from St. Pius X, Smithville Crescent on Tuesday September 25, 2001 at 9:45 a.m. Interment to follow in Belvedere Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Angus' memory may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation, the Parkinson Foundation of Canada or the Arthritis Society of Newfoundland division.
September 23, 2001**

CHAYTOR, Priscilla - Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, September 26th, 2001 Priscilla Chaytor, Chamberlains, age 92 years. Predeceased by husband Ralph, 1965. Leaving to mourn one sister Annie Staples (Lloyd), Gander; also many nephews, nieces, great-nephews and nieces and great-great-nephews and nieces and other relatives and friends; very special friends: Roger Carter (Myra), Montreal, Patricia Taylor (Carrel), Missouri. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral to take place on Saturday, September 29th at 1:30 p.m. at St. John Evangelist Church, Topsail. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Topsail.
September 27, 2001**

COUSINS, Elizabeth (Liz) - Passed peacefully away at Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island, age 86 years. Predeceased by husband James. Leaving to mourn step-daughter Margaret Harvey (Harold), St. Mary's; two sisters: Nina Kendall and family, Stephenville; Josephine Gibbons (Ray) and family, St. Mary's; sister-in-law Helen Stamp and family, St. John's. Sadly missed by friends Lorraine O'Day, Millie Flight, as well as many other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Saturday, September 8, 2001 at 12 noon in St. Michaels Church. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
September 08, 2001**

DOYLE, James P. - (WWII Veteran) Passed peacefully away at the Hoyles-Escasoni Complex on Wednesday, September 19th, 2001, James P. Doyle, in his 82nd year, of Avondale. Predeceased by his wife Mary Helen (nee Devereaux), 1994. Left with fond and loving memories are his daughters: Alice (Kevin) Flaherty, Avondale, Joan (John) Lewis, Burlington, Ontario; his sons: Jim (Inga), Edmonton, Mark, Avondale; his 10 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; his brothers: Len, Montreal, John Kennedy (Gen), Avondale; his sister Julianne Lewis, Avondale; his sister-in-law Florence Doyle, Corner Brook; his brother-in-law and best friend, Greg Devereaux, Avondale; numerous nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends; also his home care givers: Aggie, Mercedes, Fernande, Theresa and Gregory. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Thursday and Friday from 2 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Funeral will take place on Saturday, September 22nd, following 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment will be in Assumption Cemetery, Avondale.
"He lives with us in memory and will for evermore."
September 20, 2001**

FEWER, Mary (nee Furey) - Passed peacefully away at home in Avondale on Saturday, September 29, 2001, Mary Fewer (nee Furey), in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her husbands, her first husband, Bernard, 1947, and her second husband, Dominic on August 6, 2001 and her daughter Mary, 1998. Left with fond and loving memories, are her sons, Arthur (Bernadette) Hickey, Holyrood, Bernard (Gloria) Hickey, Avondale, James (Mary) Hickey, Holyrood, Dominic Jr. (Beverley) Fewer; her 16 grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren; her sister Angela (Len) Doyle; her brother Arthur (Elizabeth) Furey, all at Avondale. Also her home-care workers, Maxine Lewis, Linda Gushue, Hilda Gushue and Eileen Wade and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy`s Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation from 2-10 p.m. Funeral notice later. Interment will be in Assumption Cemetery, Avondale. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of one's choice.
"Forever with the Lord."
September 30, 2001
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GORMAN, Lillian - Passed peacefully away at her daughter's residence in Chapel's Cove on Tuesday, September 11th, 2001, Lillian Gorman, in her 87th year, formerly of Avondale. Predeceased by her husband Thomas, 1985; and her daughter Lillian, 1974. Left with fond and loving memories are her son Thomas; and her daughter Josephine (William) Duggan, all at Chapel's Cove; also a number of nieces, nephews and a circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral will take place on Friday, September 14th, 2001 following 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Assumption Church, Avondale. Interment will be in the family plot, Assumption Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Assumption Parish Memorial Fund, Avondale.
"She lives with us in memory and will forever more."
September 12, 2001
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Hall, Allan William
Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, September 25, 2001, Allan Hall, aged 72. Retired employee of Sobeys. Predeceased by his loving wife June (nee Newhook); father Allan; mother Madeline; sister Alice Lacey; brother Jesse (Ches) Hall. Leaving to mourn daughter Holly Benmore (Edgar); sons; Gregory (Millie), Rodney (Mary Lou); grandchildren; Stephen, Montgomery, Gregory, Claudine, Glenda, Krista, Jessica, William and Heather; and a large circle of other relatives and friends; sister Shirley, Montreal; brothers; Arden (Mary), Tony (Barbara); brothers-in-law; Al Newhook (Kay), Jim Newhook, Paul Newhook; sisters-in-law; Christine Clarke, Betty Dicintio (Bruno), Anita Hall; special friend and neighbour Charlie Knight. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, Wednesday 7-10 pm and Thursday 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Service 10 am on Friday at Caul's Funeral Home Chapel. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetey. Flowers gratefully accepted. Donations may be made in his memory to a charity of one's choice.

HARDING, John (Jack) - Passed peacefully away surrounded by family at the Sir Leonard A. Miller Centre on Monday, September 17th, 2001, John (Jack) Harding in his 86th year of Holyrood. Predeceased by his wife, Elizabeth (Kieley) 1979, his parents, Patrick & Anne Harding, his sister, Elizabeth Brophy, his brothers, Gerald " Vincent. Leaving to mourn four sisters: Bride Brophy & Marcella Hynes both of Holyrood, and Eileen & Barbara Harding both of St. John`s, two sisters-in-law: Mary Walsh, St. John's & Bride (Benedict) Costello of Holyrood. A number of nieces and nephews, especially Wayne and Susan Hynes with whom he resided. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Tuesday, September 18, and Wednesday, September 19 from 2 P.M. - 10 P.M. Funeral will take place on Thursday, September 20th, 2001 following 10 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in the family plot in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Holy Cross Memorial Restoration Fund c/o Holy Cross Church, Holyrood, NF A0A 2R0.
"May his gentle soul rest in the peace of the Risen Lord."
September 19, 2001
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HIBBS, Walter Douglas - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, September 9th, 2001, of Kelligrews, in his 70th year. Leaving to mourn, loving companion Marina; brother Gerald (Ida), Ontario; sister Enid Barrett (Max), Manuels; special aunt and uncle, Mildred and Edward Porter, Manuels; aunt Susan Vaters, Foxtrap; four nieces and one nephew; and other relatives and friends. Also missing him will be his special poochie, TIA. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, Monday, September 10th, 2-5 and 7-10 p.m.; and Tuesday 10-12 noon. Funeral Service on Tuesday, September 11th, 2 p.m. in All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunne's Hill, Foxtrap. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to All Saints Anglican Church, Foxtrap. A sincere thank you to Drs. Maroun and Greg O'Brien, Drs. Kim Hong and Adrian Lear, Drs. Borqaonkar and Sheppard; also the nursing staff of 5 South B and 4 South A.
September 10, 2001**

HISCOCK, Harrison - Passed suddenly away at the Health Sciences Complex on Friday, September 7, 2001, of Foxtrap, age 72 years. Leaving to mourn, his wife Verna, three sons, Sam, Chuck (Lynnette), Vern (Nancy); one daughter, Beverly (Wayne); six grandchildren; four brothers, Charles, Thomas, George, and Herbert. Also other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Service on Monday, September 10 at 3:30 p.m. in All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at Dunn's Hill, Foxtrap.
September 09, 2001**

JOY, Stella Mary (nee Woodford) - Passed peacefully away on Sunday, September 16th, 2001, in the presence of her loving family at her home in Hr. Main, Stella Mary Joy, in her 89th year. Predeceased by her husband John; her son Joseph; her brother Albert; her sister Tess. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: Mick (Carmel), Marion (Joe) Myers, Albert (Ann), Lill (Don) O'Leary, Clarence (Pat), Fred (Mary) and Darlene (Randy) Dillon; her 24 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren; her brother Pad (Jose) Woodford; her sister-in-law Veronica Woodford; numerous nieces, nephews and a large circle of other relatives and friends including long time friends and neighbours Albert and Jean Dalton and her devoted home care workers: Wanda Wall, Hilda Gushue and Eileen Wade. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Visitation on Monday and Tuesday from 1-10 p.m. and on Wednesday from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Funeral will take place on Wednesday, September 19th, 2001 following 2:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Hr. Main. Interment will be in the family plot in Assumption Cemetery, Avondale.
"She died as she lived, trusting in God."
September 18, 2001**

KENT, Agnes (Lahey) - Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Walter Templeman Hospital, Bell Island, on Sept. 24, 2001, aged 86 years. Predeceased by her husband Fred (1995). Leaving to mourn special nephew Wally Williams, Hillsburg, Ont.; three sisters: Margaret Lahey, St. John's, Edna Kennedy (Jim), Alliston, Ont., Virginia King (Pat), Bell Island as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Resting at Perdergast Funeral Home. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2001 from St. Michael's Church at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bell Island.
September 25, 2001**

Lawlor, William
Aged 84 years. Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Monday, September 17, 2001. Predeceased by father John, mother Catherine; brothers; Mike, Frank, Pat and Jim; sister Mary and three great-grandchildren; Jacob Joseph, Lori-Lynn and Joanne. Leaving to mourn wife Catherine (Moran); seven children; Kay Rumsey (Paul), Hughie Moran (Dorothy), Robert Moran (Carmel), Jimmy Moran (Catherine), Cornelius (Connie ) Moran (Kathleen), Christine Morey (Brian) and Derm Moran (Tilda); sisters-in-law; Margaret Maynard (Harry) and Isabel Lawlor; 20 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; special friend of the family Florence Brennan; also numerous nieces, nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road, on Tuesday from 7-10 pm and Wednesday from 10 am - 10 pm.. Funeral Mass Thursday, time to be announced, at St. Pius X Church. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer Society.

McCARTHY, Patrick - Passed peacefully away September 16 at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, Patrick McCarthy, age 94, of Topsail. Leaving to mourn his children: Agnes Ebbs, Topsail, Rita and husband John Janes, St. John's, Dominic and wife Eleanor McNamara, James and wife Regina McBride and Pat, Topsail; nephews: Paul and Shawn McCarthy; sisters-in-law: Anne McCarthy, Gertrude Howell, Tessie Butt; and brother-in-law Tom Gear; eleven grandchildren: Edel Ebbs, Robert, David and Jacqui Janes, Andrew, David, Mark and Jason McCarthy, Susan Jackman, Daniel and Stephen McCarthy; and seven great-grandchildren. Patrick is predeceased by his loving wife, Annie, on August 03, 2001; parents: John and Mary Elizabeth; sister, Sister Mary Bonaventure, PBVM; brothers: Charles and John. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., St. John's, Monday, September 17, 7-9 p.m.; Tuesday, September 18, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from his parish church, St. Thomas of Villanova, Manuels, September 19 at 10:30 a.m. Burial at family plot in Topsail. Donations in Patrick's memory may be made to St. Thomas of Villanova Parish, Topsail or St. Patrick's Mercy Home Foundation. A special thank you to the management and staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home for exceptional care during the past two and one half years.
September 17, 2001**

MILLER, Harold - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, September 8, 2001 at the Woodford Comfort Manor in Holyrood, Harold Miller of Bell Island, in his 85th year. Happy to be reunited and at peace, his final wish fulfilled. Predeceased by his loving wife Jean (1981); his parents Albert and Tryphenia; brothers: Ernest, Ches, Wilson, Art, Clement, Douglas and William; son-in-law John Heath and Fergus Hawco. Left to celebrate his life are his five children: Jean Hawco, Ontario, Harold (Joyce) and Frazer (Shirley), Chamberlains, Sandra (Eddie), Islington and Kenneth, Ontario. Also leaving to mourn are his brothers and sisters: Albert, Melvina, Peter (Marg), Adrian (Sylvia), Mary (Harry Somerton), all in and around St. John's, Art (Joan), Vancouver, Jim (Ros), Toronto; sister-in-law Elizabeth (Delahunty), C.B.S.; former daughter-in-law Cabrini Miller (Cleary), Harbour Grace; also 18 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and a large number of nephews and nieces. Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home, Bell Island, with visitation hours on Monday, September 10th, 10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Tuesday, September 11th at Masonic Lodge from 10:00 until service at 2:00 p.m. to take place at St. Cyprians Anglican Church, Bell Island. Interment to follow at the St. Cyprian Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted. The family would like to thank the management and staff at Woodford Manor for the care given over the past few years.
September 10, 2001**

MOORES, Violet M. (nee Butt) - Passed peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, September 15, 2001 surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by parents James and Etta Butt; brothers, Albert, Warrick, John, and Douglas; sisters, Susan Butt, Norma Butt, Mildred Cainus and Mable Cripps. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband of 51 years, Matthew; daughter Doris Hussey (Wayne), Stephenville; son Ronald (Judy), Bell Island; grandchildren, Allan and Mark Hussey, Stefanie, Sarah, Susan and Georgie Moores. Two brothers, Raymond (Loretta), Cambridge, Ontario, and Arthur, St. John's. Two sisters, Jean Quenneville (Mike), Cambridge, Ontario, Edith Hurst (John), Abbotsford, B.C. Sisters-in-law, Doris Clarke (Leonard), Bell Island, Joyce Slade (Roy), Stouffeville, Ontario. As well as many nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Visitation on Sunday from 3-9 p.m. Monday 2-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Tuesday, September 18, 2001 at 2:30 p.m. in the United Church, Bell Island. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Violet's memory to the Bell Island United Church or Canadian Diabetes Association.
September 16, 2001**

NOSEWORTHY, Sarah Elizabeth (Betty) - Passed peacefully away at her home on Wednesday, September 5, 2001 in the presence of her loving family, age 77 years. Predeceased by her loving husband George (1988). Leaving to mourn her very dear sister Florence Fitzpatrick, with whom she resided, sisters-in-law: Doris Noseworthy, Joan Noseworthy, Lillian Noseworthy, and Marjorie Atkins, friend Mary Corcoran; special nieces Florence Evoy, Phyllis Ryan, Patricia Angel Hutton, Philomena MacDonald, Janet Endsley, Madonna Rombach, nephews Alex, Bob, Phil, and Mike Fitzpatrick; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Wednesday, September 05, from 7-10 p.m. and Thursday, September 6 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, September 7, 2001 at 9:30 a.m. from Caul's Chapel. Interment to follow at St. Cyprians Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador.
September 06, 2001**

NUGENT, Agatha - Passed peacefully at the St. Clare's Palliative Care Unit, after a lengthy illness, on Monday, Sept. 17, 2001, Agatha (Agnes) Nugent, Kelligrews, age 82 years. Predeceased by her husband Frank J. Nugent (1983). Leaving to mourn five sons: Terence (Josephine), Kelligrews, Aiden, Campbell River, BC, John (Marilyn), Swan Hills, Alberta, Gerald, Kelligrews, Gordon, Kitchener, Ont. Two daughters: Pauline Johnson (Dennis), Kelligrews, Janita Osmond (Lewis), St. John's. Thirteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; Half sister Mary Ellen Foat, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 12 Noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9:30 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, Sept. 20 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Edward's Church, Kelligrews. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Kelligrews. It was Agnes' wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
September 18, 2001**

McCARTHY, Patrick - Passed peacefully away September 16 at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, Patrick McCarthy, age 94, of Topsail. Leaving to mourn his children: Agnes Ebbs, Topsail, Rita and husband John Janes, St. John's, Dominic and wife Eleanor McNamara, James and wife Regina McBride and Pat, Topsail; nephews: Paul and Shawn McCarthy; sisters-in-law: Anne McCarthy, Gertrude Howell, Tessie Butt; and brother-in-law Tom Gear; eleven grandchildren: Edel Ebbs, Robert, David and Jacqui Janes, Andrew, David, Mark and Jason McCarthy, Susan Jackman, Daniel and Stephen McCarthy; and seven great-grandchildren. Patrick is predeceased by his loving wife, Annie, on August 03, 2001; parents: John and Mary Elizabeth; sister, Sister Mary Bonaventure, PBVM; brothers: Charles and John. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Rd., St. John's, Monday, September 17, 7-9 p.m.; Tuesday, September 18, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial from his parish church, St. Thomas of Villanova, Manuels, September 19 at 10:30 a.m. Burial at family plot in Topsail. Donations in Patrick's memory may be made to St. Thomas of Villanova Parish, Topsail or St. Patrick's Mercy Home Foundation. A special thank you to the management and staff of St. Patrick's Mercy Home for exceptional care during the past two and one half years.
September 17, 2001**

MILLER, Harold - Passed peacefully away on Saturday, September 8, 2001 at the Woodford Comfort Manor in Holyrood, Harold Miller of Bell Island, in his 85th year. Happy to be reunited and at peace, his final wish fulfilled. Predeceased by his loving wife Jean (1981); his parents Albert and Tryphenia; brothers: Ernest, Ches, Wilson, Art, Clement, Douglas and William; son-in-law John Heath and Fergus Hawco. Left to celebrate his life are his five children: Jean Hawco, Ontario, Harold (Joyce) and Frazer (Shirley), Chamberlains, Sandra (Eddie), Islington and Kenneth, Ontario. Also leaving to mourn are his brothers and sisters: Albert, Melvina, Peter (Marg), Adrian (Sylvia), Mary (Harry Somerton), all in and around St. John's, Art (Joan), Vancouver, Jim (Ros), Toronto; sister-in-law Elizabeth (Delahunty), C.B.S.; former daughter-in-law Cabrini Miller (Cleary), Harbour Grace; also 18 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and a large number of nephews and nieces. Resting at Pendergast Funeral Home, Bell Island, with visitation hours on Monday, September 10th, 10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Tuesday, September 11th at Masonic Lodge from 10:00 until service at 2:00 p.m. to take place at St. Cyprians Anglican Church, Bell Island. Interment to follow at the St. Cyprian Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted. The family would like to thank the management and staff at Woodford Manor for the care given over the past few years.
September 10, 2001**

MOORES, Violet M. (nee Butt) - Passed peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, September 15, 2001 surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by parents James and Etta Butt; brothers, Albert, Warrick, John, and Douglas; sisters, Susan Butt, Norma Butt, Mildred Cainus and Mable Cripps. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband of 51 years, Matthew; daughter Doris Hussey (Wayne), Stephenville; son Ronald (Judy), Bell Island; grandchildren, Allan and Mark Hussey, Stefanie, Sarah, Susan and Georgie Moores. Two brothers, Raymond (Loretta), Cambridge, Ontario, and Arthur, St. John's. Two sisters, Jean Quenneville (Mike), Cambridge, Ontario, Edith Hurst (John), Abbotsford, B.C. Sisters-in-law, Doris Clarke (Leonard), Bell Island, Joyce Slade (Roy), Stouffeville, Ontario. As well as many nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends. Resting at Pendergast's Funeral Home. Visitation on Sunday from 3-9 p.m. Monday 2-9 p.m. Funeral Service on Tuesday, September 18, 2001 at 2:30 p.m. in the United Church, Bell Island. Interment to follow in the United Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Violet's memory to the Bell Island United Church or Canadian Diabetes Association.
September 16, 2001**

NOSEWORTHY, Sarah Elizabeth (Betty) - Passed peacefully away at her home on Wednesday, September 5, 2001 in the presence of her loving family, age 77 years. Predeceased by her loving husband George (1988). Leaving to mourn her very dear sister Florence Fitzpatrick, with whom she resided, sisters-in-law: Doris Noseworthy, Joan Noseworthy, Lillian Noseworthy, and Marjorie Atkins, friend Mary Corcoran; special nieces Florence Evoy, Phyllis Ryan, Patricia Angel Hutton, Philomena MacDonald, Janet Endsley, Madonna Rombach, nephews Alex, Bob, Phil, and Mike Fitzpatrick; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Rd. on Wednesday, September 05, from 7-10 p.m. and Thursday, September 6 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. Funeral Service to take place on Friday, September 7, 2001 at 9:30 a.m. from Caul's Chapel. Interment to follow at St. Cyprians Anglican Cemetery, Bell Island. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador.
September 06, 2001**

NUGENT, Agatha - Passed peacefully at the St. Clare's Palliative Care Unit, after a lengthy illness, on Monday, Sept. 17, 2001, Agatha (Agnes) Nugent, Kelligrews, age 82 years. Predeceased by her husband Frank J. Nugent (1983). Leaving to mourn five sons: Terence (Josephine), Kelligrews, Aiden, Campbell River, BC, John (Marilyn), Swan Hills, Alberta, Gerald, Kelligrews, Gordon, Kitchener, Ont. Two daughters: Pauline Johnson (Dennis), Kelligrews, Janita Osmond (Lewis), St. John's. Thirteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; Half sister Mary Ellen Foat, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Also a large circle of other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 12 Noon, 2-4 pm and 7-9:30 pm. Funeral Mass on Thursday, Sept. 20 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Edward's Church, Kelligrews. Interment at the R.C. Cemetery, Kelligrews. It was Agnes' wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
September 18, 2001**

Parrell, Lily (Lillian)
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, September 11, 2001, with poise and dignity at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, age 81 years. Predeceased by her husband Gordon on February 10, 1998. Leaving to mourn son Bill and wife Betty, Topsail; daughter Betty and husband Walter Tapper, with whom she resided. Also leaving to mourn three brothers, one sister and a number of nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Visitation Tuesday from 7-10 pm and Wednesdy from 2-5 pm and 7-10 pm.. Funeral Mass on Thursday, September 13, 2001 at 9:30 am from the Basilica. 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.

PIKE, John Francis Mellon - Passed peacefully away at Tobin's Guest Home, Holyrood, on Tuesday, September 4th, 2001, John Pike, formerly of Carbonear and lifetime resident of Grand Falls-Windsor. Aged 86 years. Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Janet Pike (nee Gillespie); brother Thomas; sisters: Elizabeth Penney, Sadie (Sally) Reid, Tryphina Penney, Cecily (Cis) Penney, Florence Clarke, Louisa (Lulu) Pike. Left with fond and loving memories, his wife of 62 years, Violet (Vi) (nee Fraize); one son Vincent; daughter-in-law Florence; granddaughter, Dr. Pamela - Dawn Pike of Little Rock, Arkansas; sisters-in-law: Elizabeth Hedges, Carrie Moores and Alma Fraize of Carbonear; also many loving nieces and nephews as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. John is a member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Sports Hall Of Fame. A team he skipped is also in the Newfoundland and Labrador Curling Hall of Fame. He was the founder of the high school curling program in Grand Falls-Windsor. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 12, Grand Falls-Windsor; A member of Northcliffe Masonic Lodge, Grand Falls-Windsor, Arklie Chapter, Crossroads Preceptory and Mazol Shriners. He was a long time member of Memorial United Church, Grand Falls-Windsor. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday; 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday; and 10 a.m. - 12 noon Friday. Funeral Service 2 p.m. Friday, September 7th, 2001, from Barrett's Chapel with interment to follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Mazol Shriners Childrens Transportation Fund.
September 06, 2001**

Power, Martin Joseph
A Veteran of WW11 (Forestry). Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital Palliative Care Unit on September 25, 2001, of Dunville, P.B., age 91 years. Leaving to mourn his wife of 52 years, Bride; son Jim; daughter-in-law Donna; granddaughter Kerri; daughter Ann Patrick; grandchildren; Corrine, Donna, D.J., Patrick and Jim; 13 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Coombs Funeral Home, PLacentia. Funeral Mass to take place 2 pm on Thursday, September 27, 2001 at St. Anne's Church, Dunville. Interment to follow in the Roman Catholic Cemerery, Dunville. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Anne's Church Extension Fund (envelopes are available at the Funeral Home).

RIDEOUT, Allan - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on Friday, September 7, 2001 in his 86th year. Predeceased by his wife Madge in 1994. Leaving to mourn one son Roy (Ursula) Bedford, N.S.; daughters, Hazel Jefford (Bruce), Kelligrews and Selma Rowe (Hunter) of Kelligrews; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three sisters and one brother. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Funeral Service in All Saints Church, Foxtrap on Monday, September 10, 2001 at 2 p.m. Interment at Dunn's Hill, Foxtrap.
September 09, 2001**

TILLEY STEVENS, Loretta - Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Palliative Care Unit on Tuesday, September 25, 2001, Loretta Tilley Stevens of Kelligrews. Predeceased by husbands Gordon 1987, Fred 2001. Left with fond and loving memories, two brothers: Harold (Rochelle), Manitoba, Bill (Peg), Nova Scotia; two step-daughters: Sharon Wadden (Paul), Heather Richards (John); step-son Barry Stevens (Jane); brothers-in-law: Art Tilley (Ann), Levi, Alex (Marie), Charlie (Clara), Gilbert (Shirley), Eric (Pauline), Lew (Sharon), all of the Stevens family; sisters-in-law: Mary Noseworthy (Lew) and Florence Stevens; also nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews. Visitation on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral notice later. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Clare's Palliative Care Unit or a charity of one's choice.
September 26, 2001**

UPSHALL, George Walter - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center, in the presence of his family on Monday, September 3rd, 2001, George Upshall, Foxtrap, age 73 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife and best friend Johanna Martha (Joan); his four sons and their wives: George (Diana), Perry (Darlene), Derwin (Barbara), Harold (Lilly); four grandsons: Derwin, Derrick, Steven and Brian; Poppy's girls: Jennifer and Katie; two brothers: Sam (Edith), Les (Gloria); four sisters: Mabel Smith, Nellie Piercey (Fred), Alice Dale (Clayton), Anita Carr (Harold); sisters-in-law: Daisy Chaytor (Baxter), Joan Petten and Alice Petten; special niece Mabel Chaytor; also a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews, until noon Wednesday. Funeral to take place on Wednesday, September 5th at 2 p.m. at All Saints Church, Foxtrap. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Dunne's Hill, Foxtrap. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
September 04, 2001**

WALSH, Mary Margaret - Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, September 9th, 2001, Mary Margaret Walsh in her 76th year, of Holyrood. Predeceased by her husband Allan Walsh; brother Michael Penney; and her sisters: Kate Healey and Gertrude Beeso. Left with fond and loving memories are her brother Ambrose (Ethel) Penney; and her sisters: Julia Flynn, Theresa Crowley, Ann (Len) Walsh, Edna Walsh and nephew Doug, with whom she resided; her sisters-in-law: Betty Penney, Theresa (Peter) Petten, Rita Walsh, Madeline Walsh and Gertrude Penney; her brothers-in-law: Phonse Walsh, Ray Walsh, Allan Healey; and a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Resting at Dunphy's Funeral Home, Holyrood. Funeral will take place on Wednesday, September 12th, 2001 following 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial from Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Holyrood. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Holy Cross Memorial/ Restoration Fund, c/o Holy Cross Church, Holyrood, NF, A0A 2R0.
"She lives with us in memory and will forever more."
September 10, 2001
**

WHELAN, John J. - August 8th, 1911 - September 26th, 2001. Passed peacefully away at his residence September 26th at 2 a.m. Predeceased by his parents Michael and Mary Ann Whelan and his brother Matthew. Leaving to mourn many cousins and other relatives and friends. Resting at Conway's Funeral Home, Conception Harbour, from 2-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m. on Thursday and Friday. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, Colliers. Interment to follow at St. Anne's Cemetery, Conception Harbour.
"May he rest in peace."
September 27, 2001
**

Wyatt, Dorothy Mary (nee Fanning)
Arrived at Elysium via Celestial Courier from St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, City Councillor, former Mayor, Dorothy (Fanning) Wyatt, B.A., B.Ed., B.N., R.N., "as the sun rose" on September 23, 2001. Predeceased by parents William and Anne Fanning and sister Carmela. Leaving to mourn with treasured memories are son; George (Deanne Forward) and daughter; Lorelei (Tony Woolridge) and their father Dr. Donald Wyatt; cherished grandchildren; Erin, Julie and Carolyn Woolridge; sister Patricia (James Duffy); nephew and Godchild Sean Duffy; sisters-in-law; Catherine (Ray Tooton), Barbara (John Slattery); brother-in-law; H. Douglas Wyatt (Daphne); nephews; Geoff Tooton (Joanne), Frank Tooton (Carol), David Wyatt (Debbie), Wayne Wyatt (Doreen); nieces; Judy (Bob Pratt), Margot (John Bourne), Pam (Jim Miller); and dear aunt Helen Gomm, aunt Jean and uncle Bob Stevens; special friends; Helen Carew, Dick and Phyllis Gaul; City Hall Council Members, staff and retirees. Dorothy was an associate member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 56 (she loved her Singing Legionaires). She was an Honorary Fire Chief of the St. John's Regional Fire Department. She loved her devoted taxpayers, especially seniors. Resting at Carnell's Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road. Visitation hours Monday 2-10 pm; Tuesday 10 am - 10 pm.. Holy Mass at St. Patrick's Church on Wednesday, Spetember 26, 2001 at 11:30 am.. Cremation to follow. Interment to take place on Thursday, September 27, 2001 at 11:30 am at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Flowers or donations gratefully accepted.
"YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE."

 

 

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