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The Western Star Newspaper
May 2005

 

Monday, May 2, 2005

DEATHS

ROBERTS, Chesley
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late CHESLEY ROBERTS announce his passing on Friday, April 29, 2005 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 82.  He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 59 years Barbara (nee: Rose), son John & wife Janet, daughter Gayle & husband Pat Stuart; son-in-law Ed O'Brien; grandchildren Cameron and Ian Roberts, Gillian & Rachel Stuart, Heather & husband Wilson Stoke, Heidi & husband Shawn Rainault, great grandchildren Jack & Ben Rainault; brother Malcolm (Mae) Roberts of England, aunt Madge Bishop, sisters-in-law Alsie Elliot and Margaret Elliott and a large circle of special friends. Chesley was predeceased by his daughter Lynne O'Brien. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 3rd at 2:00 p.m. from the Humber United Church, Clarence Street, Reverend Patricia Melindy. Cremation will follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue, Monday from 2-4 & 7-9. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Humber United Church. The family guest book may be signed through our website www.fillatre.ca

CALLAHAN, Jeannine Doris
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jeannine Callahan announce her passing at the Interfaith Home on April 30, 2005 at the age of 76. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Sharon (Don Lewis), Shirley (John Roberts), Jim (Barb), Eileen (Raymond Gaulet) of Gatuneau, Que., Marie (Lynn Marsden), William (Bev), Jim (Joy), Catherine (David White), and Troy; foster children: Mary Jane (Jim Tobin) and Gerard McCarthy of Toronto; 19 grandchildren; brothers and sisters: Ronald, Dorothy Holloway, Elizabeth Carew, Gordon (Grace), Diane, Chuck, David (Anita), Paul (Stephanie); step mother Christine and also several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William; daughter Carolyn, brothers and sisters: Harold, Marwood, Fred, Joe, Charles, Andrew and Helen. Funeral services will take place today at 10:30 a.m. from Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral with Father Edmund Camacho officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of ones choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 634-2500. The family guestbook may be signed or memorial donations made by visiting our website www.country-haven.ca

BRIDGER, Ian Douglas
July 14th, 1927 - April 30th, 2005
Deer Lake, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ian Douglas Bridger announce his passing on Saturday, April 30th, 2005 at the W.M.R. Hospital in his 77th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving family, his loving wife Rita (nee Green) for 51 years, his loving daughter: Paulette (Mrs. Michael Patterson) of Timmins, Ontario; his loving son: Douglas and his wife Brenda Bridger of Reidville, NL; his loving grandsons: Ian Jr. Bridger, and Daniel Bridger. Also leaves to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Ian was predeceased by his parents Archibald and Winnifred Bridger, his brother Gerald Bridger, his sisters: Minnie Tulk, Vivian Janes, and Doris Beach. Also his mother and father-in-law Daniel and Florence Green. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main St., Deer Lake, today Monday, May 2nd, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with the funeral service to take place on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2005 at 2 p.m. from St. Paul's United Church in Deer Lake with Rev. Dr. Tony Newell officiating, with the Interment to follow at church Cemetery, Deer Lake. Ian Douglas Bridger started working with Bowaters in the early 1940s at the age of 15. Not long after he formed the company called Ian Bridger Ltd. in 1970. His career in the logging industry lasted 64 years. Mr. Ian Douglas Bridger was a kind-hearted, generous man who was loved and well respected by all who knew him. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. In lieu of flowers donations to the St. Paul's United Church Accessible Fund and/or the Canadian Cancer Society would be gratefully accepted.
Forever in our hearts

KEOUGH, Mary Theresa (nee Meaney)
Corner Brook, NL

Passed away peacefully at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, on Sunday, May 1st, 2005, Mary Keough at the age of 78 in the company of her beloved family. Mary was born in Calvert on November 19, 1926. She is survived by her devoted children: Marie (Mark), Jim (Connie), Adrian (Richard), Sandra (Rob), Kevin (Maureen), Jocelyn, Marilyn (Nabil), Gerard and Peggy; sister-in-law Mary Meaney; fourteen grandchildren, one great grandchild, dozens of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. She is predeceased by her husband Kevin, 1996, children: Cathy, Randy and Cindy; brothers: Thomas and Joseph. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 3rd at 10:30 a.m. from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mt. Bernard Avenue. Fr. Edwin Gale officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Tuesday, May 3, 2005

DEATHS

BRIDGER, Ian Douglas
July 14th, 1927 - April 30th, 2005
Deer Lake, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ian Douglas Bridger announce his passing on Saturday, April 30th, 2005 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 77th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving family: his loving wife Rita (nee Green) for 51 years; his loving daughter, Paulette (Mrs. Michael Patterson) of Timmins, Ontario; his loving son, Douglas and his wife Brenda Bridger of Reidville, NL; his loving grandsons: Ian Jr. Bridger and Daniel Bridger; his brother-in-law, Hollie White of Corner Brook and his sister-in-law Dorothy Bridger of Deer Lake. Also he leaves to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Ian was predeceased by his parents Archibald and Winnifred Bridger, his brother Gerald Bridger, his sisters: Minnie Tulk, Vivian Janes, Doris Beach and Betty White, also his mother and father-in-law Daniel and Florence Green. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, today Monday, May 2nd, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with the funeral service to take place on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2005 at 2 p.m. from St. Paul's United Church in Deer Lake with Rev. Dr. Tony Newell officiating with the interment to follow at the church cemetery, Deer Lake. Ian Douglas Bridger started working with Bowaters in the early 1940's at the age of 15, 30 years later he formed the company called Ian Bridger Ltd. in 1970. His career in the logging industry lasted 64 years. Mr. Ian Douglas Bridger was a kind-hearted, generous man who was loved and well respected by all who knew him. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Paul's United Church Accessible Fund and or the Canadian Cancer Society would be gratefully accepted.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

GUSHUE, Gertrude Theresa
Corner Brook, NL
1917 - 2005

Passed peacefully away on Monday, May 2, 2005 at the Interfaith Home, GERTRUDE THERESA GUSHUE at the age of 88. Gertrude was a true pioneer of Corner Brook; the daughter of Abraham & Alice Gushue born in Corner Brook on January 1, 1917 where she grew up and eventually became the owner & operator of the Humberview Inn on Main Street. She will be lovingly remembered by 2 special nieces Shirley Baird & husband Ray, Doreen Colbourne & husband Albert, and numerous other nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends at the Interfaith Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, May 4th at 10:30 a.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Ave. Father Edwin Gale officiating, followed by the interment at the Townsite Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted, or memorial donations may be made to the Interfaith Home Chapel Fund. The family guestbook may be signed through our website www.fillatre.ca

KING, Hudson
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Hudson King announce his passing on Sunday, May 1st, 2005 at the Interfaith Home at the age of 94 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: his companion Lois; sons: Robert (Juanita), Pasadena and Kenny (Carolann), Halifax, NS; two grandchildren: Robert (Janice), St. John's and Amy, Halifax, NS. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. At the families request, the funeral and burial service will be private. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation or to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

KELLY, Bruce Joseph
Corner Brook, NL
June 4, 1943 - May 1, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bruce Kelly announce his sudden passing on Sunday, May 1st, 2005 at his residence at the age of 61 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his sons: Sean (Tammy), Corner Brook and Brent (Amanda Bonne), Nova Scotia; one special grandson Mark; sisters-in-law: Betty (Don) Martin, Doreen (Henry) Burton and Pat (George) Perrett; brothers-in-law: Keith (Ruby), Leonard (Marg), Donald and Lloyd (Chris), as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret "Rose" (nee Pelley) on March 28th, 2005, parents Albert and Edith Kelly. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue, Corner Brook today, Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 5th at 10:30 a.m. from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer with Father Edmund Camacho officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gideon Bible Fund. To sign the family guest book or to make a memorial donation visit our website www.fillatre.ca


Wednesday, May 4, 2005

DEATHS

MCLEAN, Annie Beryl (nee Russell)
Howley

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Annie Beryl McLean announce her passing at the Palliative Care Unit of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Sunday, May 1st, 2005 in her 88th year.  She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter Marguerite (Fred); sons: Don (Betty); Jim (Sharon), Jerry (Diane), very beloved nephew Fred Russell, 13 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Jim; sister, Minnie Russell; daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Edward Penney, and a dear grandson, Reggie McLean. Visitation was held Tuesday, May 3rd and today May 4th at the Anglican Church of the Ascension in Howley, from where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 5th at 2 p.m. with Father Aidan Devine officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot in Howley. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

DAVIS, Freddy G.
St. George's

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Freddy G. Davis announce his passing at Port au Port on Saturday, April 30, 2005 at the age of 33 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving fiancee, Jessica Hachey and mother, Muriel Davis of St. George's and father Terrence Benjamin Davis and family of Guelph, Ontario, one brother, Terry Davis (fiancee, Tanya Hamel) of Stephenville and two nephews: T.J. Davis and Christian Brake, grandmother, Ellen Colombe of Shallop Cove, godmother, Sandra Purcell of Shallop Cove, godfather, Gerald Colombe of Shallop Cove and a large circle of aunts, uncles, relatives and close friends. He was predeceased by his grandfather, Gilbert Colombe. Friends may call at St. Joseph's Parish, St. George's on Wednesday (after 2:00 p.m.) and Thursday. Funeral Service will take place on Friday, May 6th at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph's Parish, St. George's with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Shallop Cove. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.


Thursday, May 5, 2005

DEATHS

ANSTEY, Mary Cecilia
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Cecilia Anstey announce her passing on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2005 at the J.I. O'Connell Centre at the age of 88 years. She will be sadly missed by her brother: Ralph Carberry, Corner Brook; sisters: Carolyn (Lawrence Byrne), Corner Brook, Audrey Shellard, Nova Scotia, Alma Drasdowski, Texas, Shirley O'Neil, Pasadena, Mabel Carberry, Corner Brook and Hilda (Bob Mosher), Corner Brook; sister-in-law, Doris (Ralph Wight), Corner Brook; brother-in-law: Cyril Anstey (Helen), Corner Brook; two very special home support workers: Dorothy Lushman and Sheila Christopher, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Eric, December 14, 2003, parents: Lionel and Hannah Carberry and brothers: Austin and Gordon Carberry. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday, May 6th at 2 p.m. from the Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, The Very Reverend Lorne Gosse officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. The Family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

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


Friday, May 6, 2005

DEATH

JANES, Baby Faith Daisy Pauline
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness and regret that we announce the passing of our dear little angel, Faith, into God's hands on Monday, May 2nd, 2005 at the Janeway Children's Hospital, St. John's, at the tender age of two and half weeks. Left to mourn the loss of their precious little girl are her parents Trevor and Nicole, and her big sister Belle, Corner Brook; grandparents: Roger and Pauline Janes, Corner Brook, Daisy Colbourne and Kevin Loder, Springdale; great-grandparents: Clyde and Marie Loder, Badger, Gordon and Marion Winsor, Nippers Harbour, Gordon and Josephine Janes, Greenspond; two aunts: Monique Loder, Springdale and Theresa Janes, Corner Brook, as well as many relatives and friends of the family. A private family service took place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue with interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery.
"Safe In The Arms Of Jesus"


Saturday, May 7, 2005

DEATH

HEADGE, Lucy Meta
Shoal Brook
Nov. 29th, 1922 - May 6th, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy Meta Headge announce her passing on Friday, May 6th, 2005 at the Bonne Bay Hospital in her 82nd year. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her son Cyril (Marina) of Woody Point. Daughters Eveline (Arch) Tucker of Shoal Brook, Emma (Stuart) Clarke of Dunfield, Trinity Bay and Elsie Payne of Brampton. Her grandchildren Vanessa Tucker, Renita (Everett) Barnes, Tyrone (Tammy) Payne and Shane Payne, her great-grandchildren, Grace Payne and Joshua and Cole Barnes. Her sisters-in-law Effie Simmonds, Dorcas Sheppard, Alice Janes and Gladys (Charles) Myles. Her brothers-in-law Reginald (Edith) Headge and Adrian Young. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Roland, May 10th, 1994. Three sisters and four brothers. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Birchy Head today Saturday and Sunday where also funeral service will take place on Monday at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

BIRTH

CLARKE
Tanya Bellows and Harold Clarke are happy to announce the birth of their baby girl Amber Faith who was born on February 16th, 2005 at the W.M.R.H. weighing 6 lb. 14.5 oz. Proud grandparents are Ben and Helen Bellows and Harold and Sylvia Clarke. Lots of hugs and kisses come from her big sister Melissa, big brother Stephen and cousins.

QUIGLEY
Billy and Donna Quigley of Whitby, ON, joyfully announce the early and safe arrival of their first child, Joshua William, on March 8, 2005, weighing 7 lb. 4 oz. Waiting with open arms to welcome sweet Joshua are proud grandparents, Gen and Bill Quigley and Uncle Chris Quigley of Corner Brook; Aunt Allison, Uncle Paul and cousin Sammy of Halifax, and Great-grandmother Alice Martin of St. John's. Joshua is also welcomed by Aunts Clare and Adele, Uncle Gustavo, cousins Emma and Ben, and Grandfather Joe Polito of Pickering, ON.


Monday, May 9, 2005

No announcements in today's edition of The Western Star.


Tuesday, May 10, 2005

DEATHS

BELLOWS, George Thomas
Pasadena, NL
(Formerly of Corner Brook, NL)
Merchant Marine Navy

It is with great sadness that the family of the late George Bellows announce his passing at the DVA Unit, J.I. O'Connell Centre, on Monday, May 9th, 2005 at the age of 85 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; special niece Laura (Leonard Glynn), Pasadena; four daughters: Clara (Vincent Holland), Pennsylvania, USA, Annette (Clem Hawkins), Cormack, Patricia (Cluney Stratton), Corner Brook and Marie (Enos White), Buchans; special friend, Frances Pennell, Benoit's Cove; a number of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by sons: Thomas George Bellows and Jerry Bellows. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 11th at 2:00 p.m., Canon Pearce officiating. Cremation to follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

GALLANT, Lawrence H.
1941 - 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lawrence Henry Gallant announce his sudden passing at his residence on May 08, 2005. He was the son of the late Lloyd Gallant and Dorothy Brake. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories Scelena (nee MacIsaac) of 40 years marriage; sons: Matthew (Joya), Danny (Rose) of Lower Sackville, NS, Robbie (Holly) of Fort McMurray, Darryl (Annette) of Lower Sackville, NS, Derwin of Calgary, Alberta; daughters: Lisa (Ralph) Daume, Laureen (Al) O'Quinn, Jolene Gallant (Wayne) all of Lower Sackville, NS; grandchildren: Brittany, Matthew, Amanda, Mitchell, Mandy, Christina, Zachery, Adam, Andrew, Noah, Gabrielle, Abigail, Riley, Brady and Hope; brothers: Mickey (Donna), Alley (Joan) of South Branch, Lloyola (Joan) of Corner Brook, Abe (Helen) of Fort McMurray, Alberta; sisters: Tina Anderson of Toronto, ON, Clara (Gordon) Gale, Cecilia O'Quinn, Rosie (Alex), Mary Ann (Jim), Jeanette (Frank) all of South Branch, Sylvia (Andy) Bishop, Denise Gallant of London, ON and Cathy Gallant of Halifax, NS; brothers-in-law: Costello (Gerry) MacIsaac of Michigan, USA, Roddy of Timberly, NS; sisters-in-law: Rosie (Pat) Bates, Maureen (Rob) O'Neal, Debbie (Sheldon) Campbell, Glenda Lahey all of Louisburg, NS, Gennita Gale of South Branch and Christina (Jim) Gibbons of Toronto, ON and a large circle of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and a large circle of friends. He was also predeceased by his mother and father-in-law Tom and Mary MacIsaac; brothers-in-law: Tommy Lahey and Tom Gale. Visitation will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday at St. Sylvester R.C. Church, South Branch. Funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, May 12, 2005, 2 p.m. at St. Sylvester R.C. Cemetery, South Branch. Funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, May 12, 2005, 2 p.m. at St. Sylvester R.C. Cemetery, South Branch. Funeral arrangements in the care of East Haven Funeral Home, Port aux Basques, 695-2300.

GALLANT, Gordon
15-B Atlantic Avenue
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gordon Gallant announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on Sunday, May 8, 2005 at the age of 75 years. He will be sadly missed by his brothers and sisters, Cynthia (Ernie) Panscofar, Stan (Pauline) Gallant, Cyril Gallant, Evelyn (Evan) Arnold, Leo Gallant, Desmond (Elke) Gallant, Mary Ellen (Bob) Russell, Corina (Harold) Lewis, Josepha (David) Rolapp, Ida Tumm, Bernadette Gallant, Thomas (Helen) Gallant, Gladys Hartley, Laetitia Gallant, Meline (John) Noseworthy, Martha (Chris) Cooper and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Leo and Laurena Gallant and sister, Odelia Whitt, brother, Felix Gallant. Cremation service took place at Russell's Crematorium, Stephenville. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, May 10th at 2:00 p.m. at Russell's Funeral Home Chapel, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville. Interment will take place at a later date.

KENDALL, Mary Bridget (nee Benoit)
Campbell's Creek
(Formerly of Piccadilly)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Bridget Kendall (nee Benoit) announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Sunday, May 8, 2005 at the age of 82 years. She came from a long line of aboriginal descent. She will be sadly missed by six sons: David (Mary Duffney) of Kippens, Francis (Marjorie) of Ontario, Brendan of Alberta, Eric (Joanne Campbell)  of Campbell's Creek, Ray (Wendy) of Nova Scotia, Jerry (Mena) of Piccadilly and seven daughters: Adeline (Robert) Host of Wisconsin, USA, Lillian (Jim) Holsinger of Pennsylvania, USA, Marion (Ray) McCann of Alberta, Bernadette (Donald) Jesso of Three Rock Cove, Marilyn (Andy) Campbell of Ontario, Bridget (Junior) Flaven of Lourdes, Evelyn (Danny) Campbell of Campbell's Creek and a very large circle of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, John Kendall in 1999. Friends may call at Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Piccadilly on Tuesday. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, May 11th at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Fatima Parish, Piccadilly with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Piccadilly. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

CHAFFEY, Lenetta
St. David's, NL
(Resident of Bay St. George Long Term Care)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lenetta Chaffey announce her passing, after a lengthy illness on Monday, May 9th, 2005 at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville at the age of 84 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories; son Jerry Chaffey, St. David's; daughters: Marguerite Chaffey (John Klassen), St. Catherine's, ON and Linda Borden (Wayne), Corner Brook; four grandchildren: Sean and Ian Chaffey and Leigh and Susan Borden; three great grandchildren: Shawna Faye Chaffey, Meagan Chaffey and Ryan Chaffey; brothers: Ronald Pike (Vida), St. David's and Calvin Pike (Gerri), Cold Brook, NS, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Arthur, infant son Eric, parents: Willis and Martha Pike, brother Ockie Pike and sisters-in-law Maude Pike. Friends may visit St. Michael's and All Angels Church, St. David's on Tuesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 11th at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Stewart Bellows officiating. Interment to follow at the Church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bay St. George Long Term Care or to St. Michael's and All Angels Church, St. David's. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

NOSEWORTHY, Noreen (Dawe)
Newboro, ON
(Formerly of Corner Brook)

Passed peacefully away on May 7th, 2005, Noreen Noseworthy (Dawe), at the age of 76 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband Ralph and daughter Donna Van Arem (Tony) of Bolton, ON; two sisters: Phyllis Sharpe (Ray) of Corner Brook and Marion Matthews of St. John's; two grandsons: O'Rion and Craig and great granddaughter Chloe and a large number of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by parents Marjorie and Ernst and brother Allan Dawe. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 10th from Scott Funeral Home in Brampton, ON.


Wednesday, May 11, 2005

DEATH

RYAN, Sheila
10 Ryans Road
Pasadena, NL
December 12, 1922 - May 9, 2005

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


Thursday, May 12, 2005

DEATH

McAULEY, Anthony Randolph (Randy)
May 26, 1952 - May 8, 2005

It is with great sorrow that the family of the late Anthony Randolph (Randy) McAuley announces his passing at Fort Nelson, BC on Sunday, May 8, 2005. He will be sadly missed and always loved by his devoted family. Randy leaves to mourn his loving wife, Marina (Mercer); his children: Tony and Stephen (Krista) all of Fort Nelson, BC; grandchildren: Terri-Lynn, Lacey, Trisha, Tony, Brittan and Paytan; family companion, Sugar; his loving mother, Harriet McLean of Summerside; sisters: Sandra (Russell) of Gillams, Kelley (Jeff) of Summerside, Lorraine (Ralph) of Summerside and Elizabeth of Toronto; brothers: Scott (Laurie) of Toronto and Danny (Tiffany) of Stellarton, NS; brothers-in-law: Gerald (Margaret) Mercer and Eric Mercer all of Corner Brook and Donald (Sadie) Mercer of Toronto; sisters-in-law: Sylvia (Gary) of Humber Village and Muriel Gosse of Alberta. He will be sadly missed by a large number of nieces, nephews, cousins and very dear friends. He was predeceased by his father Angus McAuley (1964), brother John and step-father Alexander (Sandy) McLean. The family will be receiving friends at Bethany United Church, Summerside on Thursday, May 12, 2005 from 7-9 p.m. and Friday, May 13, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. with Mrs. Mary Brenson officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 634-2500. The family guest book can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca


Friday, May 13, 2005

DEATHS

FORD, John Augustus (Gus)
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gus Ford announce his passing on Thursday, May 12th, 2005 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 72 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: his wife Shirley (nee Skeard); four children: Jackie Hann (Charles), Gussie Bennett (Paul), Carol Hann (Edward) and Todd (MaryLou); four grandchildren: Shawn Hann, Nadine Hann, Gregory Lemoine, and Samuel Roche-Ford; two great-grandchildren: Jordan Duffney-Hann and Ryder Duffney-Hann; three step-great-grandchildren: Keisha Chaytor, Justin Chaytor and Christopher Roche and Christopher Roche (mentioned twice in obituary); two sisters: Grace White and Viola Reid; four brothers: Ronald, Roy, Reg and Ralph Ford, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by parents Hilda and Samuel Ford, brothers Hector and Eric Ford. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Friday evening, 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 15th at 2:30 p.m. from Humber United Church, Clarence Street, Rev. Patricia Melindy officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, no flowers by request, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PLASSE, Gaetan
1930 - 2005

Passed away May 9, 2005 at the Lakeshore General Hospital in Montreal after many brave and courageous battles with multiple illnesses over his years. Always laughing, always upbeat - a model for us all. He will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him and calling the "fire department" will never be the same. He is survived by his wife, Elsie Heath, his children Pierrette (Walter), Yvonne (Pierre), Paul (Cheryl) and Barbara, his grandchildren Mathieu, Eric, Mélanie, Jill, Erin, Holly, James and great-grandchild Zack. He also leaves behind 5 brothers and 5 sisters as well as many nieces and nephews. Family and close friends are invited to a celebration of Gaetan's life on Saturday, June 4, 2005 between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at Rideau Funeral Home, 4275 Sources Blvd., DDO, 514-685-3344. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.

MOREY, Mary (nee Wilson)
Corner Brook, NL
(Formerly of Glasgow, Scotland)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Morey announces her passing at the Palliative Care Unit, Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at the young age of 84 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, three sons: Bob (Kay) of Toronto, ON, Ralph (Julie) and Allan (Marie) all of Corner Brook; one daughter Catherine (Phil) Doody of Fort McMurray, AB; grandchildren: Bobby, Natasha, Allan Jr., Alicia, Coleen and Kelsey; step grandchildren: Debbie and Robert Gerald; step great grandchildren: Andrew, Sasha, Timothy and Joshua; great-grandchild Dylan and a number of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Selby (1999), sister Jean and brother-in-law Arthur. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Friday, May 13, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A memorial service will be held on Monday, May 16, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dr. Wayne Cole officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. The family guest book can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

PURCHASE, Lloyd Herbert
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lloyd Herbert Purchase announces his passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, May 11, 2005 at the age of 62 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife Margaret; daughters: Gaye (Baxter) Allen of Markham, ON, Della (Israel) Genge of Anchor Point, NL, Kimberley (Rayfield) Genge of Anchor Point, NL, Martha (Mark) Doubleday of Elmsdale, NS, and Ada (Marvin) Applin of Corner Brook, NL; son: Lorne (Corey) of Edmonton, AB; grandchildren: Monica, Natasha, Christen, Jonathan, Tiffany, Megan, Jordan, Shawn, Kyle, Ryan, Chrissy, Ocean, Autumn, Marky and Brooke; great-grandchild: Winter; brother and sisters, and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Herbert and Pearl Purchase. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Friday, May 13, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel with Captain Wayne Pike officiating with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guestbook may be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca


Saturday, May 14, 2005

DEATHS

YOUNG, Theresa Leona (nee Bernard)
36 Gull Pond Road, Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Theresa Leona Young (nee Bernard) announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Thursday, May 12, 2005 at the age of 75 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Howard Joseph, and six sons: Hayward of Stephenville, Howard Jr. (Kellie) of Irishtown, Bay of Islands, Wayne of Vancouver, British Columbia, John (Enid) of Ontario, Lloyd (Loyola) of Ontario, Maurice (Karin) of Chilliwack, British Columbia and six daughters: Nina (Rudy) Roberts of Pasadena, Leona (Young) Patey of Ontario, Deborah (Young) McCarthy of Ontario, Gloria Young of Steady Brook, Catherine Young of Ontario, Frances Young of Ontario, she will also be sadly missed by her mother, Frances Grace (Harnum) Bernard-Peddle of Corner Brook and two brothers: Frank (Linda) Bernard and Kevin Bernard, all of Ontario, three sisters: Meta Hann of Mount Moriah, Shirley Vincent of Steady Brook, Margaret (Ivan) Bennett of Corner Brook and a large circle of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many relatives and dearest friends. She was predeceased by her father, Loyola Bernard and son-in-law, Clayton Patey. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, May 16th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen's Parish, West Street, Stephenville. Cremation Service will take place after the Funeral Service at Russell's Crematorium. Interment will take place on Tuesday, May 17th at 11:00 a.m. at Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

BUDDEN, E. Marie (nee Kearly)
Feb. 1st, 1925 - May 11th, 2005
Sop's Arm, NL

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

BIRTHS

PARK
Kayla Park and Stephen Compton are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Angelina Rebecca Ruby Park, born on the 6th of February, 2005 at W.M.R.H. weighing 9 lb. 8 oz. Proud grandparents Otto Gill of Corner Brook, and Vanessa and Bjorn Johannessen of Fredrikstad, Norway. Proud great-grandparents Ruby Park (Melvin & Nellie Gill), all of Corner Brook. Two proud uncles John Baldwin & Michael Park of Corner Brook.

DROVER
Nickolas Drover is proud to announce the birth of his baby brother, Jacob William, born April 13th, 2005 weighing 8 lb. 2 oz. Parents are Vicki and Alan Drover and grandparents are Bill and Lorraine Drover and Fred and Shirley Sweetland.

FIANDER
Sam and Joanne Fiander are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Jordan Samuel Robert on February 15, 2005, weighing 8 lb. 4 oz. Proud big sister is Erin, grandparents are Robert and Ellen Meaney of Corner Brook, Sam and Mary Fiander of Ramea and great-grandmother Mary Meaney of Corner Brook.

DUVAL
Melissa and Vincent Duval of Stephenville Crossing would like to announce the birth of their daughter Taylor Kellie on February 10, 2005 at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville weighing 7 lb. 5 oz. Grandmothers are Linda Kelly and Blanche Duval, great-grandmother is Beatrice Hawkins, all of Stephenville Crossing.

ENGAGEMENT

BUCKLEY / DANLEY
Maisie & Chris Buckley of Corner Brook are pleased to announce the engagement of their eldest daughter, Tara Nicole to Christopher Lynn, son of Lenorad & Selva Danley of Mount Airy, North Carolina, USA. Wedding planned for August 2005 in North Carolina. Best wishes from family & friends.

KELLY / BOURLON
The parents of Jennifer and Ron are proud to announce their recent engagement on April 30, 2005. Jennifer is the daughter of Linda and the late Nicholas Kelly of Stephenville Crossing, NL. Ron is the son of Jane and the late Albert Bourlon of Valleyview, AB. A wedding date to be announced.

CRIPPS / CASSELL
Velda and Gary Cassell of Deer Lake are pleased to announce the engagement of their son Joseph to Serena, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Kent Cripps. The engagement took place on Christmas Day. Congratulations from Mom, Dad, Matt, Nicky and Xavier.

WEDDING

BERKSHIRE / WHEELER
Judy
, daughter of Dollena and Bob Berkshire, and Byron, son of Ruby and the late Harold Wheeler, exchanged wedding vows on January 2, 2005. They wish to thank their family and friends for their love and support.


Monday, May 16, 2005

DEATHS

BROTHERS (Ballard), Annie
1913 - 2005

Passed peacefully away on May 14, 2005, Annie Brothers, 91, formerly of Bishop's Falls, residing in Deer Lake. Predeceased by her husband, Denis, sons William and Leo, daughters Elizabeth and Alice, brothers Jack, Anthony and Bill, sister Alice. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughters Mary Ezekiel (Prescott Layden), Deer Lake, Madonna (Jim) Hoskins, Seal Cove, Patricia (Jim) Green, Bay Roberts, Bernadette Hart (Dave Dawe), Grand Falls, Joan (Peter) Cleary, Come by Chance. Daughter-in-law Verna Stanley. Sons Mike (Connie), Stephenville, John (Barb), Corner Brook, Denis (Pat), Grand Falls, Tony (Susan), Vegraville, Alberta. Son-in-law, Pearce Saunders, 30 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, also a large number of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at the Central Funeral Home, Bishop's Falls Sunday, May 15, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., Monday, May 16, 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass at Sacred Heart Church, Bishop's Falls, May 17 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Grand Falls Chemo Unit.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

O'QUINN, Thomas J.
1947 - 2005

Passed away peacefully at the Dr. Charles L. Legrow Health Center on Tuesday, May 10th, 2005, Thomas Joseph O'Quinn of Port aux Basques at the age of 57 years. Born in Stephenville Crossing, he was the son of Patrick and Bridget O'Quinn. Thomas was predeceased by his sister Maureen O'Quinn and mother-in-law Audrey Pardy. He leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories, his wife Fern of 30 years marriage. Loving daughter Tammy, son Claude (Wanda) of Whitby, Ontario and grandson Brandon. Four brothers, Kevin (Tina), Labrador City, David (Michelle), Manitoba, Glenn (Barbara) and Brian (Gertrude) of Stephenville. Five sisters, Diane (Jerry) Myers, Ontario, Arlene O'Quinn, Stephenville, Debbie (Tom) Keough, Stephenville Crossing, Wanda (John) Magagnim, Ontario, Lisa (Martin) Lushman, Ontario. Father-in-law, Harry Pardy, Port aux Basques. Brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, Harry (Marlene) Pardy, Debbie (Charlie) Vickers, all of Port aux Basques, Joan (Joe) Osmond, British Columbia, Rick (Pauline) Pardy, Ontario, Paula (Conrad) Silzer, British Columbia and a large circle of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Visitation was held on Wednesday from 7-9 p-.m. Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at East Haven Funeral Home. Funeral services took place on Friday, May 13th, 2005, 2 p.m. at the Salvation Army Citadel in Grand Bay, officiated by Captains Kent and Dena Heptditch. Interment followed at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Trans Canada Highway, Port aux Basques. Funeral arrangements in the care of East Haven Funeral Home, Port aux Basques, 695-2300.

FIELD (nee Elliott), Edith Marie
1 Seventh Ave.
Deer Lake, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edith Marie Field announce her passing at the W.M.R. Hospital on Friday, May 13th, 2005 in her 68th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving and devoted family; her husband, Wesley, her daughters, Sharon (Ben) Walsh of Pasadena, Una (Floyd) Torraville of Lab City, and Janice (Jim) Hickey of St. John's. Her loving grandchildren, Ryan Walsh, Kia Torraville and Kory Torraville. Her sisters, Millie Decker, Rachel (Allan) Jones, Dora Field and Gladys Pidgeon. Her brothers, Caleb Elliott, Oswald (Emma) Elliott and Amos (Faye) Elliott. Her sisters-in-law, Rhoda Whiteway, Virtue Mouland, Cassie (Joe) Penny, Minnie Genge, Amelia Nichols, Ann Field and Eleanor Field. Also her home support works Dawn Curnew, Darilyn Pinksen and Darlene Foote. Also leaves to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. The family received family and friends at Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake on Saturday and Sunday. The funeral service will take place today, Monday, May 16th, 2005 at 2 p.m. from the Anglican Church in Deer Lake with Rev. John Meade officiating with interment to follow at the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations will be accepted in aid of purchasing a wheelchair for the Deer Lake Red Cross Society. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"


Tuesday, May 17, 2005

DEATHS

FIELD, (nee Elliott) Edith Marie
1 Seventh Ave.
Deer Lake, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edith Marie Field announce her passing at the W.M.R. Hospital on Friday, May 13th, 2005 in her 68th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving and devoted family; her husband, Wesley, her daughters, Sharon (Bern) Walsh of Pasadena, Una (Floyd) Torraville of Lab City, and Jancie (Jim) Hickey of St. John's. Her loving grandchildren, Ryan Walsh, Kia Torraville and Kory Torraville. Her sisters, Millie Decker, Rachel (Allan) Jones, Dora Field and Gladys Pidgeon. Her brothers, Caleb Elliott, Oswald (Emma) Elliott and Amos (Faye) Elliott. Her sisters-in-law, Rhoda Whiteway, Virtue Mouland, Cassie (Joe) Penny, Minnie Genge, Amelia Nichols, Ann Field, Eleanor Field and Lorie Cull. Also her home support workers Dawn Curnew, Darilyn Pinksen and Darlene Foote. Also leaves to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. The family received family and friends at Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake on Saturday and Sunday. The funeral service will take place today, Monday, May 16th, 2005 at 2 p.m. from the Anglican Church in Deer Lake with Rev. John Meade officiating with interment to follow at the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations will be accepted in aid of purchasing a wheelchair for the Deer Lake Red Cross Society. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

WILTON, George
359 Kippens Road
Kippens

It is with great sadness that the family of the late George Wilton announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Sunday, May 15, 2005 at the age of 84 years. He will be sadly missed by three sons: Keith (Debbie) Wilton of Kippens, Norman (Cathy) Wilton of Winnipeg, Chris (Christine) Wilton of Sackville, New Brunswick; four daughters: Margaret (Monty) Banks of Ottawa, Dorothy Wilton of Calgary, Susan Wilton (Jamie Billard) of Kippens, Laura Downey of Ontario and left to mourn his two sisters: Gertrude Stuckless of Ontario, Bessie Critch (Willis) of Deer Lake and sister-in-law, Cora Wilton of Wiltondale; 18 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Stella Wilton, daughter, Colleen Lush and grandson, Michael, five brothers and one sister. Visitation took place at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. His remains were transported to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake for visitation on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, May 18th at 2:00 p.m. at St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church in Deer Lake with interment in the Anglican Cemetery in Wiltondale. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations to a charity of one's choice would be greatly appreciated.


Wednesday, May 18, 2005

DEATHS

HOWE, Sophie
Corner Brook, NL

Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, May 17, 2005 Sophie Howe at the age of 89. Sophie was born in Trout River, October 6, 1915, the daughter of Jacob and Eloshia Crocker. She was predeceased by husband Alonzo Howe, March 1999, sisters: Eva White, Susanna Higdon; brothers: Andrew, Leonard, Arthur and William. She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Valeria Hounsell (David), Gordon (Margaret), Frederick (Rose), Beulah Goobie and Hazel Dumond; grandchildren: Christopher, Nicholas, Andrea, Jonathan, William, Stephanie, Stephen, Elizabeth, Brenda, Jack, Joseph, Peter, Yvonne and Wendy; 20 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren, first cousin Beatrice Snook at the Lohnes Complex and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Wednesday evening, 7-9:00 p.m. and Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday, May 20 at 2:00 p.m. from the Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Main Street. Rev. Lorne Gosse officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PATEY, Llewellyn Nelson
River of Ponds, NL
May 22nd, 1941 - May 16th, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Llewellyn Nelson Patey announce his passing at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders on Monday, May 16th, 2005 at the age of 68 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving family; his mother and father Maisie and Amos Patey of River of Ponds; his sons: Gregory (Sharon) of Bedford, NS and Shawn of Toronto, Ontario; his grandchildren: Aaron and Keegan; his brother and sisters: Derek (Selma), Emma (Claude) Guinchard, Faye (Harvey) Patey, Daisy (Francis) Mahar, Christine Patey and Sadie Patey all of River of Ponds. He was predeceased by his father Harrison Patey. Also leaves to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. The family will be receiving family and friends from St. Peters Anglican Church at River of Ponds today, Wednesday, May 18th, 2005. Where also the funeral service will take place from on Friday, May 20th, 2005 at 10 a.m. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"


Thursday, May 19, 2005

DEATHS

CAVE, Norma Nora (nee Broderick)
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Norma Cave announces her passing at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John's on Tuesday, May 17, 2005 at the age of 65 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughter Gloria (Glenn) Stone of Corner Brook; sons: Wayne (Denise) of Ontario, Karl (Gayle) of Mt. Pearl, Greg and Marcel (Rebecca) all of Ontario; four grandchildren: Sarah, Nathan, Laura and Mackenzie; brother Bill (Ruth) of Corner Brook; sisters: Anne Delaney of Bay Roberts, Rosalind Tucker of Corner Brook, Goretti Broderick (Gerald Anderson) of Corner Brook, Verna (Bruce) Brake of Mt. Pearl and Diane Broderick (Eugene Dwyer) of Dartmouth, NS; sisters-in-law: Grace (Cyril) Vincent, Joan (Carl) Gillette, Doris (Robert) Mercer and Ruth (Eugene) Claire; brothers-in-law: Dorman (Joy) Elliott and Ernest (Laverne) Elliott and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Albert (Knobby) James Cave, November 2003 and brother-in-law Greg Delaney, May 2004. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, May 19, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. from Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral with Father Gale officiating. Interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetic Association. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, 634-2500. The family guest book may be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

FRENCH, Edward Charles
St. David's, NL
1929 - 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edward Charles French announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, May 17, 2005 at the age of 75. He leaves to mourn with loving memories his daughter Maxine (Bill) Hayden, Deer Lake; step-son Lawrence Short, Grey River, daughter-in-law Melina Short, Halifax, NS; grandchildren: Stephen (Kelly), St. John's, Aaron (Brenda), Halifax, NS, Victor and Edward, Deer Lake; four great grandchildren: Mary, Haley, Kate and Mason; sisters: Pearl McLean, Barachois Brook, Elva Hulan, St. David's, Ada (John) Hickey, Goose Bay and Palma Shears, Stephenville; brothers: Ronald (Marueen), St. David's, Raymond (Marlee), Nova Scotia, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by wife Mary; parents Edward and Norah; sister Mary; brother Gordon. Visitation will be held on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. - 12 noon at St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, St. David's from where the funeral service will be held on Friday, May 20th at 3:00 p.m. Rev. Stewart Bellows officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, West Street, Stephenville Crossing. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

HOWE, Sophie
Corner Brook, NL

Passed peacefully away on Tuesday, May 17, 2005 Sophie Howe at the age of 89. Sophie was born in Trout River, October 6, 1915, the daughter of Jacob and Eloshia Crocker. She was predeceased by husband Alonzo Howe, March 1999, sisters: Eva White, Susanna Higdon; brothers: Andrew, Leonard, Arthur and William. She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Valerie Hounsell (David), Gordon (Margaret), Frederick (Rose), Beulah Goobie and Hazel Dumond; grandchildren: Christopher, Nicholas, Andrea, Jonathan, William, Stephanie, Stephen, Elizabeth, Brenda, Jack, Joseph, Peter, Yvonne and Wendy; 20 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren, first cousin Beatrice Snook at the Lohnes Complex and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday, May 20 at 2:00 p.m. from The Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Main Street. Rev. Lorne Gosse officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Friday, May 20, 2005

DEATHS

BARRY, John Alfred
Merchant Navy, WWII
D.V.A. J.I. O'Connell Centre
Corner Brook
June 12, 1924 - May 18, 2005

Passed away peacefully, after a short illness, John Alfred Barry at the age of 80 years. Leaving to mourn his wife of 60 years: Violet Pearl (nee Anstey). He also leaves to mourn daughter Mary Barry, Montreal; sons: John Francis (Barbara), Corner Brook, Robert (Pat), Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan and Kevin (Nancy), Keswick, ON; as well left with fond memories are sons: Reg Mullett, Stephenville Crossing and Byron Mullett (Pat), Nova Scotia. He also leaves seven grandchildren who will miss their poppy; Darlene (Harold) Bellows, Jason, Marika, Mandy, Sheena, Todd and Shane Barry; three great grandchildren: Erin and Hannah Bellows and Sebastian Barry; sisters-in-law: Ruby (Charlie) Webb and Nina Sheppard, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by son David and infant daughter Sylvia; brothers: William and wife Margaret, Gordon; sisters: Mildred Barry, Annie Bennett and husband Raymond; brother-in-law Harold Sheppard; parents Fred and Mary Barry; mother and father-in-law: Wesley and Laura Anstey; and Mary Anstey (Mosher). Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Friday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian burial will be held on Saturday, May 21st at 2:00 p.m. from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mt. Bernard Avenue, Fr. Edmund Camacho officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the D.V.A. Unit of the O'Connell Centre. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

NOSEWORTHY, Cora "Lucy" (nee Heath)
Corner Brook, NL
Feb. 10, 1919 - May 19, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy Noseworthy announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at the age of 86 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, sons: Stephen (June) of Calgary, AB, Edwin of Corner Brook, Maxwell (Linda) of Calgary, AB, Albert (Margaret) of Corner Brook, Wayne of Corner Brook and Randy (Mary) of Edmonton, AB; daughters: Betty (Eddie) Chaisson of Auburn, NS, Ellen (Larry) Smith of Stephenville, Louise (Sib) Staples of Curling, Sophie (Joe) Newman of Gillams, Linda (Marcus) Maloney of Sundre, AB, and Nada (Steve) Sooley of Kelligrews; 28 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; brothers: Malcolm (May) of New Brunswick, Jim (Rita) of Hampden, George (Irene) of St. Anthony, and sister: Jane Burton of South Brook; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Albert (2001). Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Friday, May 20, 2005 from 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at Curling United Church with Mrs. Mary Brenson officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to Curling United Church. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 634-2500. The family guestbook may be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

MCKINNON, Johnny
Corner Brook, NL

Passed away on Thursday, May 19th, 2005 Johnny McKinnon at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 57. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: daughter, Angie; grandchildren: Brandon and Jeremy; mother: Mrs. Alice McKinnon; sisters: Shirley Williams (Ron), Minnie McKinnon, Corner Brook, Florence Day (Ron), Irishtown, Dorothy Rideout (Karl), Margaret Wells (Vern), Corner Brook, Mary Hobbs (Steve), Sylvia Blackwood (Randy), Collingwood, ON, Theresa Park, Corner Brook and Sadie Brown (Randy), Fort Nelson, BC; brothers: Angus, Russell (Marie), Danny (Paulette), Alexander, James and Archie (Lindy), all residing in Corner Brook; aunts: Shirley Diamond (Albert), Bonne Bay and Dorothy Power (Jim), Ontario; uncle: Stewart Francis, Ontario; 28 nieces and nephews and 24 great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Archibald, 1963, brothers: Allen, 1957 and Joseph, 2001. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, May 23rd at 2:00 p.m. from Sacred Heart Church, Curling. Fr. Bernard Buckle officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

REMO, Alice
Burgeo, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Remo announces her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at the age of 73 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughter: Sarah (Israel) Seymour of Burgeo; sons: Stanley of Burgeo, Frank (Louise) of British Columbia, Sam (Linda) of Burgeo and Clyde (Jean) of Nova Scotia; grandchildren: Scott, Kelley, Leonard, Allison, Amy and Samantha; great-grandchildren: William, Shelby and Chloe; and a number of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William, sister Margaret and brothers Gilbert and Edward. Visitation will be held at the United Church, Burgeo on Friday, May 20, 2005 beginning at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, May 21, 2005. Funeral service will take place on Sunday, May 22, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at the United Church, Burgeo with Rev. Dean Sellars officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Rd., Corner Brook, 634-2500. The family guestbook may be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

EDMONDS, Bruce Stanley
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bruce Edmonds announce his passing on Wednesday, May 18th, 2005 at the O'Connell Centre in his 84th year. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 60 years Rosena (nee Pike); son Dion (Karen), Ottawa, ON; special nephew Wayne (Gloria); special niece Lori; special great-nephews: Kenny (Denise), Jeff (Tina); sister Catherine Gosse, Robinsons; sisters-in-law: Phyllis, Mount Moriah, Claira, Stephenville, Alvina (George Matchim), St. David's, Vernice (Cecil Alley), St. David's; caregiver Bernadette Gallant and numerous other family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Edward in 1944 and Laura 1979, brothers: Stephen 1999, Ellis 1995; brother-in-law Walter Gosse. The funeral service will be held Saturday, May 21st at 10:30 a.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Reverend Ed King officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street, Friday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit or the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed through our website www.fillatre.ca


Saturday, May 21, 2005

DEATHS

CAINES, Casandra Cassie (nee Keough)
April 30th, 1915 - May 20th, 2005
Portland Creek

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Casandra Cassie Caines (nee Keough) announce her passing at the Bonne Bay Health Centre on Friday, May 20th, 2005 at Norris Point, in her 90th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; her children: Mike (Shirley) of Portland Creek, Alma (Harvey) Parsons of Parsons Pond, David (Lillian) of Portland Creek, Hilda (Victor) Goosney of Parsons Pond, Aster (Ada) of Portland Creek and Edith Caines of Hawkes Bay; her sister Bride Thornhill of St. Pauls and her brother Clayton Keough of Parsons Pond; her 12 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. She was predeceased by her husband Emmanuel Caines, her sisters: Mae Wentzell, Lucy Payne and Rita Caines. The family will be receiving family and friends on Saturday, May 21st, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from St. Joseph's Anglican Church in Portland Creek. Where also the funeral service will take place on Monday, May 23rd, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. James Pratt officiating, with the interment to take place at the church cemetery in Portland Creek. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

NOEL, Mildred Sarah (nee Tuff)
September 29th, 1929 - May 20th, 2005
Woody Point, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mildred Sarah Noel (nee Tuff) announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, May 20th, 2005 in her 75th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving and devoted husband Bert; her three sons: George (Nancy) of Woody Point, Bert (Marguerite) of Pickering, Ontario and Keith (Belinda) of Deer Lake; her daughter Ann (William) Parsons of Woody Point; her six grandchildren: Peter, Nikki, Keith Jr., Hope, Timmy, Sarah and Glen; her brother Bill (Melba) Tuff of Corner Brook. She was predeceased by her granddaughter Susan Noel, brother Bert Tuff and her sister Violet Tuff. She also leaves to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. The family will be receiving family and friends today Saturday, May 21st, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from The Church Of The Epiphany in Woody Point. Where the funeral service will also take place from on Sunday, May 22nd, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Moore officiating, with the interment to follow at the church cemetery in Woody Point. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

BIRTH

HACKETT
Monty and June (Sheppard) Hackett are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Riley Earl-Lyn on March 11, 2005, weighing 9 lb. 6 oz. in Grand Prairie. Hugs and kisses from sister Presley. Proud grandparents are Martin and Debbie Sheppard of Grand Prairie and Walter and Eva Hackett of Benoit's Cove.

WEDDING

CARROLL / KING
Congratulations to Gerard Carroll and Monique King of St. George's who were married on April 12, 2005 in Varadero, Cuba. Gerard is the son of Lillian and Phonse Carroll and Monique is the daughter of Venetia King, and the late Gordon LeRoux both of St. George's. Best wishes extended from family and friends.

ENGAGEMENT

PITTMAN / MAJOR
Marie and Wilson Major of Deer Lake are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Bradley to Teena, daughter of Kathleen Pittman and Alonzo Pittman of Corner Brook. The engagement took place on April 9, 2005 in Prince George, BC, where they both reside. The happy couple are planning an April 2006 Caribbean wedding.

CAMPBELL / WEBER
Kimberly Campbell of Deer Lake is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter Melissa to Daniel, son of Wilfred and Silvia Weber. The engagement took place in Ontario on August 6, 2004. They are to be married on August 20, 2005 in Guelph, ON. Congratulations from Mom and sister Ashley.

FLYNN & SWEETAPPLE
The parents of Heather and Steve are proud to announce their recent engagement on March 12, 2005. Heather is the daughter of Chris and Barbara Flynn of Stephenville, NL. Steve is the son of Hollis and Vera Sweetapple of Corner Brook, NL. Wedding date to be announced later. Steve and Heather both reside in Mississauga, Ontario.


Monday, May 23, 2005

In observance of Victoria Day, The Western Star did not publish Monday, May 23, and all offices were closed. Publication resumed and offices reopened on Tuesday, May 24.


Tuesday, May 24, 2005

DEATHS

HUNT, Judy Alice Louise
Mount Moriah, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Judy Hunt announce her passing on Friday, May 20th, 2005 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 59. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband of 40 years Gordon; three children Cyril (Evelyn), Warrick (Maureen), Mt. Moriah, and Teena (Paul) Mitchell, Airdrie, Alberta; five precious grandchildren: Ashley, Matthew, Gregory, Melena and Maggie, mother: Mrs. Mildred Pye, Mt. Moriah; sisters: Dorothy (Dougal) Pye, Corner Brook, Christina (Wayne) Power, Calgary, Alberta; brother: Wayne (Glenis) Pye, Trout River; brothers-in-law: Austin (Shirley) Hunt, Mt. Moriah, Karl (Doris) Hunt, Curling, John (Ina) Hunt, Curling, Allan Jr. (Peggy) Hunt, Mt. Moriah. Judy will be greatly missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and a special puppy named Pepper. She was predeceased by her father Cyril Pye, father and mother-in-law Allan and Melena Hunt. Friends visited Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Saturday evening and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service took place on Monday, May 23rd at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Curling, Rev. King officiating. Interment followed at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PIERCEY, Edith May
Corner Brook, NL
July 14th, 1910-May 21st, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edith May Piercey announce her passing on Saturday, May 21st, 2005 at the O'Connell Centre in Corner Brook at the age of 94 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter Tryphena (Elias) Sibley, Corner Brook; brother Harry Skinner, Burgeo. Grandchildren: Diane, Ada, Mildred, Wayne, Leonard, Clayton, Marina, Ethel, Patricia and Emily. 22 great-grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Andrew Piercey, 1985, son Charlie, daughter-in-law Rita, 2 brothers and 3 sisters. The family received friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Sunday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service was held on Monday, May 23rd at 10:00 a.m. from St. Michael's and All Angel's Anglican Church, Corner Brook with Rev. Derek Thomas officiating. Interment followed at the Anglican Cemetery, Glenwood. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. Michael's and All Angel's Memorial Fund. To sign the family guest book or to make a memorial donation visit our website www.fillatre.ca

WHEELER, Mildred Mary Nee Collier
April 28, 1915 - May 22, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mildred Mary Wheeler announce her passing on Sunday, May 22nd, 2005 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in her 90th year. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Geraldine (Hubert), St. John's, Gerald (Lillian), Deer Lake, Maxwell (Geraldine), Torbay, grandchildren: Norman (Ruby), Sandra, Donald, Carol Ann, Laura (Bill), Mandy (Robert), Brian (Catrina), Angie, Jamie (Felicia), Debbie, great-grandchildren: Matthew, Nicole, Jamie-Lee, Jasmine, Molly, Brianna, sister Regina, special cousin Nelson Hinks, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Floreen Hinks, husbands Walter Chapman and Gordon Wheeler, brother Thomas, sisters: Lucy, Majilla, Elinor, Milly and Mary. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake, today from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 25th at 11 a.m. from St. Paul's United Church, Deer Lake with Rev. Dr. Tony Newell officiating. Interment to follow at Deer Lake Interdenominational Cemetery, Wight's Road. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador or the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. To sign the family guest book or make a memorial donation visit our website www.fillatre.ca

GOSNEY, Roy Bartholomew
Deer Lake
June 9th, 1936 - May 22nd, 2005

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Roy Gosney announce his passing on Sunday, May 22nd, 2005 at his family residence in his 68th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Irene (nee Neilson) of 45 years. Two sons Butch (Mona) and Gordon (Brenda), two daughters Sharon Gosney and Nancy Gosney. His grandchildren Dawn (Dwayne) Gilley, Bert (Kayla) Gosney (his special grandson & Buddy), Keith, Clinton and Josie Gosney, Jonie (Keegan) Gardnier, Cody & Rebecca Gosney, his great-grandchildren Riley Goosney, Austin Gilley, Jessie Brown, Emily Bourgeois, Liam, Merrick, Mason and Morgan Gardnier, four sisters Ada (Frank) Mercer, Peggy (Walt) King, Betty (Ned) Critch and Barbara (Ron) Hart, two brothers Bryant (Edna) Goosney and Milton (Ruby) Goosney. His special sisters-in-law Laura Goosney, Aunt Lucy Goosney and Frances Ingram and Shirley Neilson. Four brothers-in-law Billy Neilson, Gordon (Sandra) Neilson, Cameron (Linda) Neilson and Bob Neilson, also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Violet & Bert Goosney, sister Violet, brother Harvey, mother and father-in-law Phyliss & Alexander Neilson and brother-in-law Danny Neilson. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Tuesday, from 7-9 p.m., Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 and Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Friday at 2:00 p.m. from the St. Paul's United Church with interment to follow at the family plot on Wight's Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
Forever in Our Hearts

SPARKES, Willoughby E.
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Willoughby Sparkes announces his sudden passing on Friday, May 20, 2005 at the age of 71 years. He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 50 years, Marie (Mitchell); 6 sons: Stephen (Elaine), Ward, Gregory, Brian (Kim), Sean (Gladys) and Jeff (Carolyn); 2 daughters: Lori Doman (Roy) and Nancy Phipps (Dennis); 6 grandchildren: Chris & Mike Sparkes, Allan & Brand Phipps, and Kristy and Nicole Sparkes; 4 sisters: Joyce Goodyear, Margot Sparkes, Mae Thornhill and Jean Lee; 3 brothers: Sydney, Derek (Judy), and Harry; 5 sisters-in-law: Barbara Hurley (Greg), Sylvia Rowsell, Irene Doucette, Ona Colfack and Helena Atkins; 1 brother-in-law: Russ Mitchell; and numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Hayward and Edith Sparkes, sister Greta Walker, and infant daughter Joanne Sparkes. Visitation was held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Sunday, May 22, 2005 from 7-9 p.m. and Monday, May 23, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel with Father Camacho officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Hospital Foundation. The family guestbook may be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca


Wednesday, May 25, 2005

DEATH

TILLER, Eric Lester
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eric Tiller announces his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at the age of 72 years. He leaves to mourn his wife, Sharon; daughters: Elizabeth Ann Wight (Alex) of Pasadena, Rosemary Chaaraouy (Bah Jat) of Ottawa, Jeanette Decker (Dean) of Pasadena and Helen Tiller of Toronto; sons: Eric Junior (Corinne) of St. John's, Paul (Rita) of Pasadena, Darrin (Nancy) O'Quinn of Benoit's Cove and Dwayne O'Quinn of Deer Lake; ten grandchildren: Christopher (Cathy), Stephanie (Jason), Stephen, Adam, Matthew, Laura, Megan, Scott, Sabrina and Emily; one great grandchild, Ethan; four brothers: Ralph, Norman (Mabel) all of Corner Brook, Harry of Toronto and Robert Jr. (Jenny) of Corner Brook; one sister, Martha Knight (Gary) of Corner Brook; sister-in-law, Darlene White (Mike) of Stephenville Crossing; brother-in-law, Lindy Hulan (Elizabeth) of Corner Brook; mother and father-in-law: Arnold and Drucella Hulan of Corner Brook; and a large number of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Lizzie Tiller and his wife and mother of his children, Cecilia. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, May 26, 2005 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. The memorial service will take place on Thursday, May 26, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at All Saint's Anglican Church with Bishop Percy Coffin officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the All Saint's Anglican Church Fund. The family guest book may be signed or donations made by visiting our website www.countryhaven.ca


Thursday, May 26, 2005

DEATHS

KENDALL-MARCHE, Baby Belle Abigail
Ship Cove

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Baby Belle Abigail Kendall-Marche announce her passing at her residence in Ship Cove on May 18, 2005 at the age of 22 days old. She will be sadly missed by her loving parents, Pierre and Kimberly and her sister, Mattison, brother, Joel and Nanny Kendall of Ship Cove and grandparents, Percey and Shirley Marche of Cape St. George, very special aunts: Christina Kendall, Barbie Cassell, Penny Chaisson and a large circle of aunts, uncles, relatives and friends. Interment took place on Friday, May 20th at 2:00 p.m. at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Ship Cove. Funeral arrangements were under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

TILLER, Eric Lester
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eric Tiller announces his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at the age of 72 years. He leaves to mourn his wife and best friend, Sharon; daughters: Elizabeth Ann Wight (Alex) of Pasadena, Rosemary Chaaraouy (Bah Jat) of Ottawa, Jeanette Decker (Dean) of Pasadena and Helen Tiller of Toronto; sons: Eric Junior (Corinne) of St. John's, Paul (Rita) of Pasadena, Darrin (Nancy) O'Quinn of Benoit's Cove and Dwayne O'Quinn of Deer Lake; ten grandchildren: Christopher (Cathy), Stephanie (Jason), Stephen, Adam, Matthew, Laura, Megan, Scott, Sabrina and Emily; one great grandchild, Ethan; four brothers: Ralph, Norman (Mabel) all of Corner Brook, Harry of Toronto and Robert Jr. (Jenny) of Corner Brook; one sister, Martha Knight (Gary) of Corner Brook; sister-in-law, Darlene White (Mike) of Stephenville Crossing; brother-in-law, Lindy Hulan (Elizabeth) of Corner Brook; mother and father-in-law: Arnold and Drucella Hulan of Corner Brook; and a large number of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Lizzie Tiller, his first wife and mother of his children, Cecilia and sister-in-law Lorraine Tiller. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, May 26, 2005 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. The memorial service will take place on Thursday, May 26, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at All Saint's Anglican Church with Bishop Percy Coffin officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the All Saint's Anglican Church Fund. The family guest book may be signed or donations made by visiting our website www.country-haven.ca

ANTHONY, Frances
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frances Anthony announce her passing on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at the Health Science Centre, St. John's at the age of 80. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her four children: Doreen (Bill) Hull, Corner Brook, Derrick (Stella), Winnipeg, MB, Kevin (Florence), Botwood and Marie (Brian) Sweetapple, Corner Brook; nine grandchildren: David (Liette), Stephen (Tammy), John (Carole), Darren (Bethany), Daniel (Janet), Kevin (Jill), Vickie (Jamie), Anne-marie and Nancy; four great grandchildren: Heather, Patrick, Julie and Sarah; sister Pauline Moores, Pilley's Island; brothers-in-law: Frank (Hilda) Anthony, Pasadena, Roy (Marie) Anthony, Pilley's Island, Otto Rice, Pilley's Island and Fred Colbourne, Pilley's Island; sisters-in-law: Shirley (Ray) Pond, Toronto and Ivy (Sam) Parsons, Clarenville; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by husband Wilbur, 1986 and two sisters: Mae and Daphne. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue today, Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. The funeral service will be held on Friday, May 27th at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Temple, O'Connell Drive. Majors Gary and Sharon Cooper officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Salvation Army Temple, The Heart and Stroke Foundation or flowers are graciously accepted. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Friday, May 27, 2005

DEATH

DARRIGAN, Mary (nee Murrin)
Lark Harbour, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Darrigan announce her peaceful passing on Thursday, May 26th, 2005 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 70 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons: Maurice, Alan and Joseph; daughter Debra; grandson Alan Jr.; granddaughter Sarah Leah; step granddaughters: Terri Darrigan and Annette Smith; great-grandson Jacob; sisters: Florence Robertson, Matilda Carmichael, Shirley Murrin and Mae Kennedy; and brothers: Sydney Murrin, Jack Murrin, Ivan Murrin, Neil Murrin and Gerald Murrin; along with a large cicle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Walter; parents Elizabeth and Sydney; and brother Clyde. Friends may visit St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour on Friday, Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 2:00 - 7:30 p.m., from where the funeral service will be held on Monday, May 30th at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Lark Harbour. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to Western Memorial Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Saturday, May 28, 2005

DEATHS

YOUNG, Mary Alice
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Alice Young announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Friday, May 27, 2005 at the age of 63 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, James and five sons: Calvin (Judy) Young of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Phillip (Nadine) Young, James (Lynn) Young, Stephen (Heidi) Young, Trent Young, all of Winnipeg, Manitoba and two daughters: Lellia Young of Stephenville, Pauline Young of Winnipeg, Manitoba and two brothers: Andrew (Mamie) Young of Ship Cove, John (Marjorie) Young of Piccadilly, five sisters: Cecilia White of Piccadilly, Zetha Marche of Piccadilly, Gertrude Young of Black Duck Brook, Melissa Young of Kippens, Matilda (Henery) Morgan of London, Ontario and 12 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, May 30th at 2:00 p.m. at St. Stephen's Parish, West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.

BOLAND, Bridget "Bride"
Passed away peacefully April 23, 2005, in Vancouver, BC, Bridget "Bride" Boland, after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by parents Leo and Anita (Hynes) Boland and brothers Harold and Michael. Survived by sisters Mary Lindsey (Clem), Mona Galliott, Helen White (Pat Blackadder); brother Fred; aunts Angie White and Dorothy Hynes (Joe); and many nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated April 28th in Vancouver. Memorial Mass and Inurnment will be celebrated June 4th in Cornwall, Ontario.

BUTCHER, Laura
On behalf of the White Family, we regretfully announce the passing away of Laura Butcher on May 20, 2005 in Port Alice, BC. She leaves to mourn Tim (husband) and Foster (Son) of Port Alice, BC, five brothers, Martin (Sybil), Bernie (Terri), Ivan (Marg), Urban (Jackie), and Clayton (Ronalda), four sisters, Elaine and Gloria of Grand Falls, NL, Linda (Leo) Cooper and Vickie. A large circle of relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her Father (Walter), Mother (Elizabeth), and brother (Larus). Memorial Service will be held at St. Stephen's Church in Stephenville, NL on June 1, 2005 at 2:00 p.m.

PARSONS, Terrance Charles
Passed away suddenly on May 17th, 2005 at his residence in New Westminster, BC, Terrance Charles Parsons in his 52nd year. Survived by his mother, Madeleine; his daughter, Jaime; son, Adam; brother, Larry (Joyce); sister-in-law, Terri; nephew, Jim (Carolyn) and nieces Amy and Jessica. Also, a number of other relatives and friends. Predeceased by father, James; brother, Gary and Nephew, Paul. A memorial service will be held in New Westminster, BC on Saturday, May 28th. Donations gratefully accepted to Union Gospel Mission, 658 Clarkson, New Westminster BC, V3M 1E1.

BIRTH

ANDREWS
Brad and Cindy Andrews are pleased to announce the birth of their son Luke Albert, who was born on March 10, 2005, weighing 8 lb. 8 oz. Proud grandparents are Olive and Vince Genneaux from Port au Choix, and Susie and Lewis Andrews, Corner Brook.

WEDDING

MULLINS / BRAKE
Congratulations to Jennifer Mullins and Mark Brake who were married on April 8th, 2005 in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Jennifer is the daughter of Gerry and Debbie Mullins, and the granddaughter of Ethel Mullins and Joan Smith. Mark is the son of Larry and Judy Brake and the grandson of Ellen Gale, all of Corner Brook. Kyle Brake, brother of the groom was best man, and cousin of the bride Heather Sceviour was maid of honour. Tracey Reid and Glen Sceviour, friends of the bride and groom were bridesmaid and groomsman. Best wishes from family and friends. The couple now reside in Massey Drive.

SALIDO - YOUNG
Valerie Salido
and Michael Young were united in Marriage on April 8, 2005 at Aventura Spa Palace Resort, Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Guests attending from Canada and the United States made their day very special. Michael is the son of James and Joan (Taylor) Young, formerly of Corner Brook. He is the grandson of Winnifred Taylor, now residing at the Corner Brook Interfaith Home. Valerie and Michael, both graduates of the University of Texas, reside in san Antonio, Texas. To all our family and friends from Newfoundland who could not attend the wedding, thank you for all your good wishes.


Monday, May 30, 2005

DEATHS

PAYNE, Jerome Samuel
Cox's Cove, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jerome Payne announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, May 29, 2005 at the age of 51. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories; his wife Denise; daughters: Kelly (Lee) Park and Kayla Payne (boyfriend Shannon) both of Cox's Cove; sister, Sandra (Kevin) Kennedy of Gillams; brothers: Harold (Lisa) of Ontario, Landon (Blanche) of McIvers and Alex (Marie) of Irishtown; aunt Hannah Clarke; special friend and companion, his dog Sambo; mother and father-in-law: Sam and Katie Park of Gillams; sisters-in-law: Judy of Qatar, Marlain (Glendon), Sandra (Guy), Cindy (Orren), and Lois (Sheldon) all of Gillams; brother-in-law Darrell (Lisa) of Corner Brook and also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents: Eli and Katherine Payne. Visitation will take place from St. Nicholas Anglican Church in Cox's Cove on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 1, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Coles officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, 634-2500. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

EREAUT, Valencia Hannah
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Valencia Ereaut announce her passing on Saturday, May 28th, 2005 at the J.I. O'Connell Centre at the age of 81. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: sons: Edgar, Corner Brook, Arthur (Joan), Victoria, BC, Clayton (Sheila), Corner Brook, David (Linda), NTWT, Alan, Yukon and Robert (Theresa), Corner Brook; daughters: Ethel Bell (Burt), California, Mary Gillis (David), Toronto, Dorothy, Corner Brook, Barbara (Irwin), Manitoba and Vera, Toronto; sister: Verina Courtney, Nova Scotia; brother, Roy Foote, PEI and special sister-in-law: Louise, Burgeo; 26 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by husband Walter, 1996, sons: Albert, 2004, Walter Jr., 1946 and daughter Sarah, 1940. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Sunday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. and Monday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 31st, at 10:00 a.m. from the Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Main Street. Archbishop Stewart Payne officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Janeway Children's Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

HALL, Patrick Joseph
Stephenville, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joseph Hall announce his peaceful passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Saturday May 28th, 2005 at the age of 81 yrs. He will be forever missed by his wife Irene, his son Richard (Bertha) in Brooks Alberta, his two daughters; Patricia Murphy in St. John's and Catherine (Calvin) Senior in Marystown, his seven grandchildren: Danny Murphy, Lisa Murphy, Vicky Hall, Kelly Hall, Jane Senior, Sherry Barry and Stephanie Moulton, his five great grandchildren; Edna Joanne, Linda, James, Brianna and Elaine. He also leaves with loving memories his brothers; Bart, Mike, Julien and Romuald, his sisters; Mary, Theresa, Betty and Rose, his brothers-in-law, Charlie, Reg and Merle, his sisters-in-law; Lolly, Rita, Stella, Dinah, Bernice, Lydia and Christine along with a large circle of friends. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday May 31, 2005 at 10 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street with cremation to follow. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Sir Thomas Roddick Foundation would be greatly appreciated.


Tuesday, May 31, 2005

DEATH

CROCKER, William Franklyn
Summerside, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late William Franklyn Crocker announce his passing on Monday, May 30th, 2005 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age of 77 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his two sons: Frank, Summerside and Gerald, Toronto, Ont. Six daughters: Mary, Edmonton, Alb., Sherry (Allan), P.E.I., Joanne, Barrie, Ont., Elizabeth (Terry), Kitchener, Ont., Paulette (Gordon), Corner Brook and Cynthia, Grand Prairie, Alb. Six grandchildren: Joey, Roxanne, Andrew, Michael, A.J. and Emily. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Patricia and sons Donald and Barry. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue today from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Visitation will continue from St. Paul's Anglican Church in Summerside on Wednesday beginning at 1:00 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 2nd at 2:00 PM with Father Gordon Grace officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the family guest book or make a memorial donation visit our website www.fillatre.ca

 

 

Page Contributed & transcribed by: Ivy F. Benoit

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

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