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The Western Star Newspaper
June 2002

 

 

Saturday, June 1, 2002

DEATHS

WEBB, Russell
Winter House Brook, Bonne Bay, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Russell Webb announce his passing on Saturday, May 25, 2002 at the Bonne Bay Health Centre in Norris Point at the age of 86 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his sister Bridget Cahill of Peabody, Mass. Nieces and nephews: William (Betty) Cullen, Thomas Hemsworth, Peter Webb, Henry (Iris) Webb, Ignatius (Gladys) Lee, Anne (Terry) McNeil, Joan (Guy) Penny, Henry (Darlene) Lee, Susanna Lee, Mary Lee, James (Ann) Lee, Aubrey (Susan) Lee, Leo (Yvonne) Lee and Lawrence (Karen) Lee. As well as a large circle of friends. Visitation took place at St. Patrick's Hall, Winter House Brook, Monday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service was held on Tuesday, May 28th at 2:00 p.m. with sister Claudette Gallant officiating. Interment followed at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Woody Point. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake.

MUSSEAU, Howard Edwin
80 Elizabeth Street, Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Howard Musseau announce his sudden but peaceful passing Friday, May 31st, at Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook, in his 67th year. Predeceased by his wife Patricia May 1st, 1986. Leaving to mourn son Jim (Michelle) in Moncton, New Brunswick, daughter Karen Colbourne (Gerald) of Corner Brook and son Keith (Nicole) in St. John's, one grandson Christopher Colbourne, one sister Dolly Doyle (Ron), brothers Reg Musseau (Minnie) and Gerald Musseau (Anna), all of Port aux Basques, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Mark's Avenue, today from 2-4 P.M. and 7 P.M. and on Sunday morning from 10 A.M. until Noon. The funeral service will take place on Sunday, June 2nd at 2:30 P.M. from the United Church on Park Street with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers or donations to the United Church Restoration Fund gratefully accepted.

ENGAGEMENT

CHAULK & RIDEOUT
Doug Chaulk, formerly of Corner Brook and Edith Rideout, formerly of Seal Cove Fortune Bay, both now residing in Brampton, Ontario announce their engagement May 22nd. Wedding date to be announced later.


Monday, June 3, 2002

DEATHS

MURRIN, John H.
Lark Harbour, NF

Passed away Friday, May 31st, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, JOHN HENRY MURRIN at the age of 78. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 55 years, Doreen Murrin; 7 children: Elaine Sheppard (Wayne), Marie Park (Howard), Ira Murrin (Beatrice), Claude Murrin (Lee-Ann), June Park (Wade), Malcolm Murrin (Anita), Pamela Murrin; daughter-in-law Hazel Murrin; 16 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; brothers: William Murrin, Lark Harbour, Raymond Murrin (Sadie), British Columbia; sister June Quehe (Dave), Ontario; sister-in-law Ena Murrin, British Columbia; and numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents James and Annie Murrin, brothers: Clyde and Robert, son Samuel, September 2000. The funeral service will be held Monday, June 3rd at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour, Reverend Evelyn Piercey officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery. Visitation was held at the church on Sunday. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit or to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Homes Ltd.

DROVER, Malcolm A. (Mac)
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, June 2nd, 2002, aged 70 years. Predeceased by his parents: Ernest and Winnie Drover, sister Shirley Ryan and brother Ernie Drover. Leaving to mourn his wife Betty (Cross); daughter Susan Foster (Gene) of Minnesota; son Robert (fiancee Stephanie) of Pennsylvania; grandchildren; Carla, Jonathan and Pamela Foster and Matthew Drover; sisters: Pat Robertson (Art) and Betty Williams; brother Fred (Shelia); sisters-in-law: Marilyn Bartlett and Roberta Phillips (Gerald) in Great Britain and a number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. The family will be receiving friends at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday from the Anglican Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Ave. Internment at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Clinic. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.


Tuesday, June 4, 2002

DEATHS

DROVER, Malcolm A. (Mac)
Passed peacefully away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Sunday, June 2nd, 2002, aged 70 years. Predeceased by his parents: Ernest and Winnie Drover, sister Shirley Ryan and brother Ernie Drover. Leaving to mourn his wife Betty (Cross); daughter Susan Foster (Gene) of Minnesota; son Robert (fiancee Stephanie) of Pennsylvania; grandchildren; Carla, Jonathan and Pamela Foster and Matthew Drover; sisters: Pat Robertson (Art) and Betty Williams; brother Fred (Shelia); sisters-in-law: Marilyn Bartlett and Roberta Phillips (Gerald) in Great Britain and a number of other relatives and friends. Cremation has taken place. The family will be receiving friends at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave. from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday from the Anglican Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Craigmillar Ave. Internment at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in his memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Clinic. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

NEIL, Barbara
Port aux Basques, NF

Passed away Sunday, June 2, 2002 at the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre, Barbara Neil, at the age of 55. She leaves to mourn her husband John Neil and her children Connie (Allan), Cathy (Terry), Johnny (Cindy), Kevin (Tracey) and her seven grandchildren: Dakota, Cassidy, Mariah, Cassandra, Tyler, Zachery, Katlin, mother Gertrude Targett; brothers and sisters: Dave (Roenna), Gertie (Bob), Joseph, Judy (Jim), Delores (Terry), Gary (Rose), Gerald (Gail), Doug (Paula) and her nieces and nephews. Barbara was predeceased by her father Arthur Targett, April 25, 1998. She will be deeply missed by her family and many friends whom she has touched. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, June 5th, at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street, Corner Brook, Reverend Percy Coffin officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted.
"We Love You"


Wednesday, June 5, 2002

DEATHS

HULAN, Beulah Evelyn
Ottawa

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Beulah Evelyn Hulan announce her passing at the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre in Ottawa on Friday, May 31, 2002 at the age of 86 years. Beloved wife of the late Allan Hulan and loving mother of Godden (Anna), Evelyn Parsons (Levester), Nina Marshall and the late Lowell Hulan (Lucie). Dear grandmother of 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Verena Chaffey. She will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by her many friends at Asher Place. Funeral Service will take place on Friday, June 7th at 2:00 p.m. from St. George's Anglican Church in Robinsons with interment in the Anglican Cemetery in Robinsons. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.

STRICKLAND, Rendell Andrew (Ren)
St. Thomas, Ontario (Formerly of Petites, NF)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rendell Andrew (Ren) Strickland announce his passing at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in St. Thomas, Ontario on Saturday, June 1, 2002 at the age of 84 years. Son of the late Henry and Sarah (Harris) Strickland and loved brother of Irene Collins of Kippens; Eric Strickland of Port aux Basques and Charles Strickland of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia and the late Allen Strickland. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Ren was born in Rose Blanche, NF on August 4, 1917. He worked a number of years at Canron. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Friday, June 7th at 10:30 a.m. from St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Hillview Avenue, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.


Thursday, June 6, 2002

DEATHS

ANSTEY, Stephen W.G.
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Stephen Anstey announce his passing at the J. I. O'Connell Center on Tuesday June 4, 2002 at the age of 78. He is survived by sons Terry (Brenda), Bruce (Joan), and Craig (Kay), all of Corner Brook. Daughter Ruth (Paul) Tiller of Corner Brook. Grandchildren Michael, Corey, Penny, Stephen, Amy, Cory, Chad and Nikki. Great-grandchildren Tamara, Lucas and Kyle. Brothers Lloyd (Eleanor), Bob (Olga), both of Corner Brook, Eric (Daphne) of Lewisporte, Alfred (Anne) and Bert (Friend Judy), both of Corner Brook. Sisters Joan of Ontario and Donna of Corner Brook. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret and his parents Norman and Annie. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, June 6, 2002 between the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral services will take place at St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church on Friday, June 7, 2002 at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Glenn Small officiating. Donations can be made to St. Michael's Church, The Heart and Stroke Foundation or The Canadian Diabetic Association. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, 634-2500.

BENNETT, Jemma Elizabeth
Cow Head
March 9th, 1915 - June 5th, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jemma Elizabeth announce her passing on Wednesday, June 5th, 2002 at the Personal Care Home in Cow Head in her 86th year. She leaves to mourn husband Donald Bennett, three brothers: Dave (Edna) Payne, Winston (Jessie) Payne, and George Payne all of Cow Head. Her sister-in-law Evangeline Payne of Corner Brook. Also her step-sons: Graham (Lorraine) Bennett of Brampton, Ontario, Curtis (Mae) Bennett of Rocky Harbour, Bernard (Daisy) Bennett of Cox's Cove and Ralph Bennett of St. Paul's. One step-daughter Irene (Foster) Payne of Cow Head. Special step-grandson Wilson Bennett of Brampton, Ontario. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and the staff and residents at the Personal Care Home. She was predeceased by her two husbands, Bill Payne of Rocky Harbour and Charlie Payne of Cow Head, six children, sister Ellen Shears, brothers Edward, Albert, Leonard, and Garfield and her parents Grant and Ester Payne. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Cow Head today Thursday. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 2:00 p.m. from the Anglican Church in Rocky Harbour with Rev. Olson officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot in Rocky Harbour. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever in Our Hearts"


Friday, June 7, 2002

DEATHS

HUNT, James (Jim) B.
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jim Hunt announce his passing after a lengthy battle with cancer at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday June 5, 2002. He is survived by his wife Rose (nee Langer), daughters: Sheri (Glenn) Fisher, and Michelle (Paul) O'Brien. Special grandchildren Evan and Emily Fisher all of Corner Brook. Mother in law Phyllis Langer. 10 brothers Cator (Bernice) of Glovertown, Marshall (Kay) of Trinity Bonavista Bay, Art (Mary), Harry (Lillian) both of Churchill Falls, Wilfred (Linda) of Labrador City, Roland (Joyce) of Hare Bay, Percy (Rose) of Trinity Bonavista Bay, Jake (Annie) of Centreville, Victor (Daphne) of Trinity Bonavista Bay, and Sam (Ida) of Ontario. Three sisters Jessie (Zacchaues) Rogers of Trinity Bonavista Bay, Myrtle (Cecil) Cochrane of Churchill Falls, and Edna (Don) Pilgrim of Goose Bay. Special nephew Kevin Hunt of Ontario, also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Jacob and Amelia, and a brother Steven. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road on Friday, June 7, 2002 between the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place at St. John The Evangelist Anglican Cathedral on Saturday, June 8, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. with The Very Rev. Lorne Gosse officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. No flowers by request donations can be made to the Palliative Care Unit of the Western Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road 634-2500.

SNOOKS, Lena
Corner Brook, NF

Passed away Thursday, June 6, 2002 at the O'Connell Centre Lena Snooks at the age of 100. She will be sadly missed by her loving family, four children: Ethel Sparks, Oshawa, Ontario; Onea Murley; Rex Snooks (Edie), Ronald Snooks (Betty), Corner Brook; sons-in-law: Bruce Langdon and Dudley Crowther; twenty four grandchildren, thirty six great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren. Lena was predeceased by her husband Alfred, September 14, 1961; two sons: Melvin and Wilfred; daughters: Vivian and Beatrice; sons-in-law: Gibson Sparkes and Clauson Murley. The funeral service will be held Saturday, June 8th at 2:00 P.M. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Curling Street, Reverend Ed King officiating. The interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Curling. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home Ltd., 218 Curling Street, Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. As expressions of sympathy flowers will be graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to St. Mary's Anglican Church or The O'Connell Centre.

ANSTEY, Stephen W. G.
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Stephen Anstey announce his passing at the J. I. O'Connell Centre on Tuesday June 4, 2002 at the age of 78. He is survived by sons Terry (Brenda), Bruce (Joan), and Craig (Kay) all of Corner Brook, daughter Ruth (Paul) Tiller of Corner Brook, grandchildren Michael, Corey, Penny, Stephen, Amy, Cory, Chad, and Nikki, great grandchildren Tamara, and Lucas, brothers Lloyd (Eleanor), Bob (Olga) both of Corner Brook, Eric (Daphne) of Lewisporte, Alfred (Anne) and Bert (friend Judy) both of Corner Brook, sisters Joan (Robert) Capp of Ontario, and Donna of Corner Brook, Uncle Alan and Aunt Elizabeth Anstey, sister in law Kay (Ron) Anstey, brother in law Ralph Chipman. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret, and his parents Norman and Annie, brother Ron, sisters Ena Cowleson, Mary Dalley, and Madge Chipman, step mother Dora Anstey. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road on Thursday, June 6, 2002 between the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place at St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church on Friday June 7, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Glenn Small officiating. Family flowers only donations can be made to St. Michael's Church or The Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road 534-2500.


Saturday, June 8, 2002

ENGAGEMENT

HARDING - WARD
The families of Wendy Harding and Jason Ward are pleased to announce their engagement on December 24, 2001 in Fort McMurray, AB. Wendy is the daughter of Otto and Maisie Harding of Stephenville and Jason is the son of Alfred and Yvonne Ward of St. George's. Best wishes from family and friends. An August, 2003 wedding is planned.

BIRTHS

SKINNER
Randy and Linda Skinner of York Harbour announce the birth of their daughter, Madeline Evelyn, at Western Memorial Regional Hospital April 8, 2002. Madeline's grandparents are Evelyn Norman of Corner Brook and the late Herbert Norman and Marlene Skinner of Hermitage and the late Ephraim Skinner. Love and Best Wishes to Maddie from all your friends and relatives.

WATKINS
Kirk and Rhonda Watkins are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Kaitlyn Roxanne. Born on 20 January, 2002. She weighed 7 lb. 15.4 oz. The Proud grandparents are Clayton and Madeline Watkins and Clarence & Primrose Verge.

KEOUGH     -     TWIN BOYS
Mike and Marjorie are proud to announce the birth of their twin boys, Riley Tristen and Aaron Jayden born on Saturday, March 2, 2002, at the Janeway Hospital in St. John's. Proud grandparents: Cliff and Judy Ruth of Summerside, Mike and Gladys Keough of Corner Brook.

DEATHS

SNOOKS, Lena
Corner Brook, NF

Passed away Thursday, June 6, 2002 at the O'Connell Centre Lena Snooks at the age of 100. She will be sadly missed by her loving family, four children: Ethel Sparks, Oshawa, Ontario; Onea Murley, Rex Snooks (Edie), Ronald Snooks (Betty), Corner Brook; sons-in-law: Bruce Langdon and Dudley Crowther; twenty four grandchildren, thirty six great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren. Lena was predeceased by her husband Alfred, September 14, 1961; two sons: Melvin and Wilfred; daughters: Vivian and Beatrice; sons-in-law Gibson Sparkes and Clauson Murley. The funeral service will be held Sunday, June 9th at 2:00 P.M. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Curling Street, Reverend Ed King officiating. The interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Curling. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home Ltd., 218 Curling Street, Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. As expressions of sympathy flowers will be graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to St. Mary's Anglican Church or The O'Connell Centre.

LODGE, Ethel Tryphenia
Deer Lake, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ethel Tryphenia Lodge announce her passing on Thursday, June 6th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 72 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories sons: Wilson (Marie) Lodge, Baxter (Sadie) Lodge. Daughters: Patsy (Calvin) Samms and Rowena Lodge. 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Sisters: Mae (Woodrow) Hedd, Eliza Goulding, Helen (Larry) Tulk and Yvonne (Eddie) King. Brothers: Owen (Vera) Legge, Bryon (Marion) Farnell and Frank (Carolyn) Farnell. Sisters-in-law: Gertie Legge and Ivy Lodge. Brothers-in-law: Steve Jeddore Sr., Adolphus (Violet) Lodge and Jesse (Annie) Lodge. As well as a large circle of nieces, especially Marion (Charles) Cook, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Wilfred, parents Charles and Euphena Legge, daughter Margaret Kemp, sister Deliah Jeddore, brothers Arch and Charles Jr. Legge, son-in-law Cecil Kemp, sister-in-law Evelyn Lodge and brothers-in-law Willis Goulding, Gordon Lodge and Herbert Lodge. The family received friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Friday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and today, Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, June 9th at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Citadel, Deer Lake with Majors Wade and Linda Budgell officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot, High Street. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit or to a charity of one's choice.


Monday, June 10, 2002

DEATHS

DENNIS, Yvonne
Lourdes

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Yvonne Dennis announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Saturday, June 8, 2002 at the age of 82 years. She will be sadly missed by six sons: Allan, Bernard, Maurice, Arch, Jordan, Ron and six daughters: Lori, Joyce, Hilda, Mary, Joan and Margaret and one sister, Mary Felix and 22 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at her residence in Lourdes on Monday. Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, June 11th at 11:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Lourdes with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in West Bay. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

CAINES, Rita (nee Keough)
Portland Creek
Oct. 5, 1921 - June 7, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rita Caines announce her passing on Friday, June 7, 2002 at the Bonne Bay Health Centre in her 80th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband Maurice. 3 daughters, Sylvia (Manuel) of Bellburns, Margaret (Edward) of Portland Creek and Joyce (Dennis) of Brampton, Ont. 4 sons: Arch (Vera) of Cow Head, Frank (Agnes) of Daniels Harbour, Donald (Doreen) of Portland Creek and Harrison (Susan) of Portland Creek. 14 grandchildren: Meda, Rick, Harvey, Oscar, Bernice, Marie, Janet, Ralph, Sherry, Sheldon, Slade, Travis, Stephanie and Keisha. 11 great grandchildren: Dagon, Zach, Michelle, Leon, Justin, Jason, Randy, Cassie, Jenesa, Jolene and Kiana. 2 sisters: Cassie Caines of Portland Creek and Bride Thornhill of St. Paul's. 1 brother Clayton (Kathleen) Keough of Parsons Pond. Sisters-in-law: Eileen (Jack), Elizabeth and Harriet. Her brother-in-law: Samuel (Emma). Also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her son Ralph in 1964, & sisters Mae and Lucy. Visitation took place from the Anglican Church in Portland Creek on Sunday, where also funeral services will take place today Monday at 1:00 p.m. with Canon Cooper officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our Hearts"

HUNT, Rosie Jane
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rosie Jane Hunt announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Saturday, June 8, 2002 at the age of 77 years. She will be sadly missed by her two sons: Kevin (Sheila) and Ross, all of Stephenville; two daughters: Yvonne (Don) March and Marilyn of Stephenville; two brothers: Stan and Fred LeDrew and one sister, Emma Leyte of Toronto and two very special friends, Leona Johnson and Marilyn McEachren and nine grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Hunt. Visitation took place on Saturday evening and Sunday. Funeral Services will take place on Monday, June 10th at 2:00 p.m. from the Zion Pentecostal Church, Caroline Avenue in Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Children's Wish Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

GREEN, Ernest S.
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ernest S. Green announce his passing on Saturday, June 8, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 65 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Annie (nee Foote) at 27 years. Two daughters: Louise Byrne of New Brunswick, and Dianna Jung (Dan) of Stephenville, one son Steven of Jasper Alberta. Two sisters: Mary MacDonald of Stephenville Crossing and Eileen Malley of New Brunswick. Four grandchildren: Corey Green, Jamie Byrne, precious granddaughter, Danika Kung, Jordan Kung. Three great grandchildren: Kevin, Liam & Justin Green. He is also survived by his mother-in-law Evelyn Foote of Corner Brook and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Arthur Green & Margaret McLean and father in law Alexander Foote. Visitation took place at Country Haven Funeral Home Saturday, 7-9 p.m. and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday. The funeral service will be held today, Monday, June 10th, 2002 at 1:00 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral on Mt. Bernard Ave., with Monsignor Murphy officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Flowers and or donations to the Palliative Care Unit of the Western Memorial Hospital will be graciously accepted. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, 634-2500.

MCDONALD, Theresa Elizabeth (nee Garnier)
Deer Lake
March 4th, 1936 - June 9th, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Theresa Elizabeth McDonald announce her passing on Sunday, June 9th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in her 66th year. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Kevin, four sons, Joseph (Glenda) of Deer Lake, Louis (Lisa) of Corner Brook, John (Gail) and Michael (Cylia), both of Deer Lake. Five grandchildren: Heather, Joanne, Ryan, Matthew and Andrew. Her brothers and sisters: Melinda Garnier, Kevin Garnier, Pauline Kennedy all of Deer Lake, Bernice Delaney and Mary Wilson of St. John's, Odel Rideout of Toronto, and Louis (Joan) Garnier of Moncton, NB. As well, her special friends and nieces Regina (Carl) Kratz of Labrador City, and Jenny (Ernie) Gilbert of Badger. Her sisters-in-law Helen Lance of Thunder Bay, Ontario, Bridget McDonald of Gambo, Mildred McDonald of Halifax. Also, a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at Parson's Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today (Monday) at 2-4, and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass of a Christian burial will take place at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church on Tuesday at 10:30 with Father Collins officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parson's Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our Hearts"

MURPHY, John (Jack) Michael
Corner Brook, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of Jack Murphy announce his passing in Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, June 7th, 2002 at the age of 54 years. He was predeceased by his mother Sadie (1980) and father Tom (1991). His courageous spirit and good humor will be sadly missed by a large and loving family; brothers and sisters: Lillian, Corner Brook, Winnie Mullaly (Ed), May O'Driscoll (Cyril), both of St. John's, Brian (Betty), BC, Ken, Corner Brook, Larry (Dianne) Mount Pearl, Brenda Penney (Jim), Paradise, Linda Oliver (Aiden), Conception Bay, Sharon Humphries, (Pat), NB, Rita, Ern, Ron, all of BC, Donna Woodworth (Greg), Ont., and Michelle Rideout (Rick), BC; twenty-one nieces and nephews and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends visited Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Sunday evening from 7-9 p.m. and on Monday from 2-4 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m., officiated by Father Gale, interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation.


Tuesday, June 11, 2002

DEATHS

FEVER, James Eli
Happy Valley - Goose Bay (Formerly of Deer Lake, NF)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late James Eli Fever announce his passing on Saturday, June 8th, 2002 at the Harry L. Paddon Memorial Home in Happy Valley Goose Bay, at the age of 92 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, two daughters: Mae (Michael), Corner Brook, Mary (Bill), Happy Valley Goose Bay; two sons: David (Muriel), St. John's, James (Ida), Deer Lake, stepson Vilroy (Shirley), Happy Valley Goose Bay; eight grandchildren: Kimberly, Christopher, Catherine, Jennifer, Stephen, Mark, David and Adam; four step grandchildren; Darlene (Bill), Brenda (Tony), Darryl (Carla) and Jenny (Martin). As well as a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his first wife Rebecca Parsons, son, John, granddaughter Tina-Deanne and his second wife Minnie Rendell-Hefler. The family will be receiving friends from 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, June 12th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church with Rev. Byron Barter officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot, Farm Road. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Harry L. Paddon Memorial Home, P. O. Box 766, Station "B", Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador, A0P 1E0 or to the Canadian Cancer Society.

HOUSE, Elizabeth Annie
Corner Brook, NF (Formerly of Belburns, NF)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Elizabeth Annie House announce her passing on Monday, June 10th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughter Mrs. Emma Dawe (Bill), Corner Brook, grandchildren: Betty (Bruce Lundrigan), St. Philips, Renee, Brian and David Dawe, Corner Brook; great-grandchildren: Kimberly and Ian Lundrigan; sisters-in-law: Mabel Pittman, Norris Point and Alice Pittman, Belburns, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her husband Hubert, (1975), parents William and Annie Pittman, brothers William, Thomas, Fred and Henry, sister-in-law Ada Pittman. Friends may visit St. Aiden's Anglican Church, Belburns beginning Tuesday evening from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 12th, at 2:00 p.m., officiated by Canon Perry Cooper. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Aiden's Church Building Fund or to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook.


Wednesday, June 12, 2002

DEATHS

YOUNG, Roy Michael
Deer Lake
July 21st, 1953 - June 10th, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Roy Michael Young announce his passing on Monday, June 10th, 2002 in his 48th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Juanita (nee Jesso). Two daughters: Candy (Calvin) Reid and Charlene; one son Roy, Jr., all of Deer Lake. His father Alexander Young Sr. (Nellie); nine brothers: Bernard (Linda) of New Brunswick, Alexander Jr. (Dallis) of St. Judes, Wayne (Marlene) of Deer Lake, Sean of Ontario, Bruce (Ellen) of British Columbia, Tony (Kathy) of St. Judes, Timmy (Cathy) of Deer Lake, Paul (Jenny) of New Brunswick, Dennis (Tammy) of Deer Lake; two sisters: Debbie (Oscar) Hiscock, Michelle (Perry) Martin, both of Reidville. His special nephews Chad and Shane. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his mother Anna and brother Christopher. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass of a Christian burial will take place on Thursday at 11:00 A.M. with Father Collins officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wight's Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"


Thursday, June 13, 2002

DEATHS

PLUNKETT, Ralph Arthur
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ralph Arthur Plunkett announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Monday, June 10, 2002 at the age of 38 years. He was predeceased by his mother, Doreen and father, Cyril Plunkett. He will be sadly missed by all of his family and many friends. Cremation Service took place at Russell's Crematorium, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Lung Association would be greatly appreciated.

RYAN, Thomas Michael Joseph
Irishtown, NF
October 14, 1932 - June 11, 2002

Passed away Tuesday, June 11th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Thomas Ryan at the age of 69. He will be sadly missed by his sister Helen Ryan and cousins: Richard, Betty, Angela, Theresa and May. He was predeceased by his parents Thomas and Mary Ryan, sister Mary Margaret Ryan and brother John Patrick Ryan. The funeral service will be held Friday, June 14th at 10:30 a.m. from all Hallows Roman Catholic Church, Humber Road, Father Edward Terry officiating. The interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted, or memorial donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation or to All Hallows Roman Catholic Church.


Friday, June 14, 2002

DEATHS

RYAN, Thomas Michael Joseph
Irishtown, NF
October 14, 1932 - June 11, 2002

Passed away Tuesday, June 11th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Thomas Ryan at the age of 69. He will be sadly missed by his sister Helen Ryan and cousins: Richard, Betty, Angela, Theresa and May. He was predeceased by his parents Thomas and Mary Ryan, sister Mary Margaret Ryan and brother John Patrick Ryan. The funeral service will be held Friday, June 14th at 10:30 a.m. from All Hallows Roman Catholic Church, Humber Road, Father Edward Terry officiating. The interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted, or memorial donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation or to All Hallows Roman Catholic Church.

HOUSE, Elizabeth Annie
Corner Brook, NF (Formerly of Bellburns, NF)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Elizabeth Annie House announce her passing on Monday, June 10th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughter Mrs. Emma Dawe (Bill), Corner Brook, grandchildren: Betty (Bruce Lundrigan), St. Philips, Renee, Brian and David Dawe, Corner Brook; great-grandchildren: Kimberly and Ian Lundrigan, and Zachary Coombs; sisters-in-law Mabel Pittman, Norris Point, Alice Pittman, Ivy House, Bellburns, Nora House, Emma House, St. John's and Elsie House, Corner Brook, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her husband Hubert, (1975), parents William and Annie Pittman, brothers William, Thomas, Fred and Henry, sister-in-law Ada Pittman. Friends visited St. Aiden's Anglican Church, Bellburns on Tuesday evening from where the funeral service was held on Wednesday, June 12th, at 2:00 p.m. officiated by Canon Perry Cooper. Interment followed at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Aiden's Church Building Fund or to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook.

HAYTER, Frederick S.
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Fred Hayter announce his passing at The Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, June 13, 2002 at the age of 50. He is survived by his wife Iris (nee Sparkes), two sons Paul and Cory. Brothers Gary (Florence) of Montreal and Lawrence (Victoria) of Cobourg, Ontario. Father-in-law Lloyd Sparkes, mother-in-law Cora Sparkes, sisters-in-law Christine (John), Jacqueline and Donna (Bruce), brother-in-law Darren (Patty). He was predeceased by his parents Frank in 1995 and Corinna in 1986. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road today between the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place at St. John The Evangelist Anglican Cathedral on Saturday, June 15, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. with the Very Rev. Gosse officiating. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to Fire Fighters Toy Drive, Muscular Dystrophy Association or the Western Memorial Hospital Foundation. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, 634-2500.

BENNETT, Clifford
Shallop Cove, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Clifford Bennett announce his passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Wednesday, June 12th, 2002 at the age of 78. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories 11 children; Denise (Clarence) Young, Bruce (Gloria), Clifford Jr. (Mary), Dale (Fred) Colson all residing in Shallop Cove, Rosalie White, Paul, Norman (Richard) MacGoldrick, Leslie all of Mississauga, ON, Ross, Barachois Brook, Randy, St. John's, Christine (Ed) MacDonald of Bay d'Espoir; 15 precious grandchildren and 14 special great-grandchildren as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his wife Angela. The family will be receiving friends from St. Joseph's, Roman Catholic Church, St. George's beginning Thursday evening from where the Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 15th, at 10:00 a.m., Fr. Ariel Garcia officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery, Shallop Cove. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.


Saturday, June 15, 2002

DEATHS

JOY, Carmelita
Piccadilly

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Carmelita Joy announce her passing at her son's home in Piccadilly on Thursday, June 13, 2002 at the age of 78 years. She will be sadly missed by five sons: Alex of Piccadilly, David of Kentucky, Clarence (Diane) of British Columbia, Gerry of Ontario, John of British Columbia and three daughters: Lynn (Ken) Wiseman of Alberta, Carmelita (Greg) Bolger of St. John's, Patricia Joy of British Columbia and fifteen grandchildren: Trina, Jasmine, Michael, Shane, Joshua, Vanessa, Kayla, Jessica, Serena, Matthew, Geno, Anthony, Amanda, Andrew, Denise and one great-granddaughter Lily Joy and one sister, Patricia (Felix) Hennebury of Ontario and three sisters-in-law: Hazel Chafe of Corner Brook, Kathleen Abbott of Port au Port, Flo Joy of St. John's and she will also be sadly missed by a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Gus Joy, her son Michael Joy and her daughter Kathleen Joy. Friends may call at Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Piccadilly on Saturday (after 2:00 p.m.) and Sunday. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, June 17th at 10:00 a.m. from Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Piccadilly. Cremation Service will take place after the Funeral Service at Russell's Crematorium, Stephenville. Interment will take place on Tuesday, June 18th at 10:00 a.m. at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Piccadilly. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to the Canadian Lung Association would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home and Crematorium, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

BIRTHS

PARK
Dale and Jennifer Park of Inuvik, NWT are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Lucas Raymond, born Jan. 15, 2002. The proud grandparents are Algon & Olive Park of Steady Brook and Gordon & Anne Lewis of Annapolis Royal, NS. Great grandparents are Raymond and Annie Park of Cox's Cove.

ENGAGEMENT

WALBOURNE / BUFFETT
Frank and Debbie Walbourne wish to announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelly, to Jamie, son of George and Brenda Buffett all of Corner Brook. The engagement took place on May 18, 2002 and a fall wedding is planned.


Monday, June 17, 2002

DEATHS

HALL, Mildred Emily
Corner Brook (Formerly of Three Rock Cove)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mildred Emily Hall announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on Saturday, June 15, 2002 at the age of 80 years. She will be sadly missed by six sons: Arnold (Gertie) of Nova Scotia, Hugh Jr. (Marguerite) of Ship Cove, Alban (Veronica), Cornelius (Dale), Bryce (Laverna), all of Three Rock Cove, Michael (Laura) of Nova Scotia and five daughters: Madge (Lance) Clegg of Niagara Falls, Patsy (Walt) Woodman and Rita (Clarence) Woodman, all of Corner Brook, Glenda (John) Hall of Nova Scotia, Helen (Steve) Hazelwood of Niagara Falls; three sisters: Mildred Wheeler, Eleanor Murphy, both of Deer Lake, Regina Hynes of Stephenville; four step-sisters: Evelyn Collier, Margaret Jesso, both of Kitchener, Ontario, Linda Bolger of St. John's, Joan Cumper of Flint, Michigan; two step-brothers: Norman Collier of Waterlook, Ontario, Jerome Collier of Halifax, Nova Scotia; 28 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Hugh Hall Sr. in 1992 and her parents, Michael Collier and Florence Hinks Collier and one daughter Leila Copeland and her brother, Thomas Collier and three sisters, Lucy Collier, Majalla Rush, Mary Callahan and her step-mother, Rose Anne Gale and step-sister, Rona Gale. Friends may call at St. Philomena's Chapel in Three Rock Cove on Monday (after 2:00 p.m.). Funeral Services will take place on Tuesday, June 18th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Philomena's Chapel in Three Rock Cove with Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Three Rock Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to the Alzheimer Society would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

BILLARD, Thomas S.
Grand Bruit, NF

Passed away Saturday, June 15, 2002 at the Bay St. George Seniors Home, Thomas S. Billard in his 94th year. He will be sadly missed by his ten children (only nine listed in the paper): four sons: Clayton (Jackie), Halifax, NS, Clarence (Barbara), Corner Brook, NF, James (Lois), St. John's, NF, Clyde (Cindy), Grand Bruit, NF; five daughters: Emily Pardy (Clyde), Pasadena, NF, Mona Billard (Don), Grand Bruit, NF, Maisie Herridge (Roland), St. John's, NF, Doreen Walsh (Brian), Bay de Verde, NF, Vera Billard (Wesley), Grand Bruit, NF; one brother Stanley Billard, Port aux Basques, NF; and a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Melinda Joanna Billard, daughter Evelyn Herridge, granddaughter Brenda Herridge, grandson Sudney Billard; six brothers: Herbert, Wilfred, Leslie, Edward, Andrew and Cheslie, two sisters: Flossie Bennett and Clara Munden. The family will be receiving friends from the United Church in Grand Bruit on Monday. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 18th at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Parrell officiating, followed by the interment at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home Ltd.


Tuesday, June 18, 2002

DEATHS

OLDFORD, Catherine Julia (nee Heudes)
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Catherine Oldford announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, June 17th, 2002 at the age of 59 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Martin Oldford of 41 yrs., four children: Shawn of Kelowna, BC, Peter of Richmond, BC, Ellen of Corner Brook, and Sherry Maynard (Keith) of Corner Brook; four grandchildren; Alexandra of Corner Brook, Jordan, Austin and Danny of Kelowna, BC; two sisters: Mary Jurens of Toronto, ON, Teresa Newhouse (Bill) of Penticton, BC; two brothers John Heudes of Calgary, AB and Patrick Heudes of Corner Brook; five sisters-in-law Marie (Woodward), Goose Bay, Labrador, Mavis (Gerald Burton), Corner Brook, Edna (Al Pieffer), Kitimat, BC, Gloria Austin of Corner Brook and Mary (Henry Way), Corner Brook; two brothers-in-law Byron Oldford (Catherine), Corner Brook and Carol Oldford (Yvonne), Moncton, NB. She also leaves to mourn two dear friends Olive Burt and Mary Ann Park, both of Corner Brook and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Catherine was predeceased by her parents Peter and Beatrice Heudes (nee Newcombe) and her brother Peter Heudes. Visitation will take place today and Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Thursday, June 20, 2002 at 10:30 a.m. from The Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Ave., with Father Gale officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers and/or donations to the Palliative Care unit of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital will be greatly accepted. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Rd., phone 634-2500.

HUTCHINGS, Rendell Stuart
Irishtown

We, the family of the late Rendell Hutchings regret to announce the sudden passing on Saturday, June 15th, 2002 at his residence in his 70th year. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his loving wife Loretta (nee Piercey), four children: Diane (Mrs. Chris Young) of Irishtown, Laura (Mrs. Harvey Palmer) of Mt. Pearl, Derek & his wife Cindy (nee Pike) of Ottawa, Ontario, Don & wife Glenda (nee Zeleau) of Mississauga, Ontario; ten grandchildren: Christa (Gerard Hynes), Chris J. & Kelly Young, Chris LeDrew, Jennifer, Kimberly & Jeff Hutchings, D. J. Devon & Nicholas Hutchings; five sisters: Clara (Mrs. Roy Andrews), Lillian (Mrs. Jack Luther), Violet (Mrs. Doug Goodyear), Pearl (Mrs. William Luther), Dorothy (Bob Drenan) and one brother, Wilfred & wife Carrie and special relative, Mr. Jim McCarthy. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road today from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Wednesday 10:30 a.m. from All Hollows Roman Catholic Church, Humber Road with Father Grace officiating. Internment will take place at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stoke Foundation. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, phone 634-2500.
Although you are gone, you will never be forgotten. You will live on forever in our hearts. We love you and will miss you dearly, your work in life is complete, we honor you for the great job you have done and the lives you have given us. Rest peacefully dear father.


Wednesday, June 19, 2002

DEATHS

OAKE, Harold Lewis
Corner Brook, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mr. Harold Oake announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, June 18, 2002 at the age of 93. He will be sadly missed by his dear daughter Cheryl (Shelly) Wells with whom he resided, his loving grandchildren: April, Ashley and Sarah and his great-grandchildren; Matthew, Stephen and Evelyn. Two brothers Ron (Mildred) of Michigan and Vic (Florence) of Florida. Also surviving are a number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Olive, his parents Charles and Jessie Oake and a sister May. Visitation took place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Tuesday, June 18, 2002 between the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. The funeral service will take place at Oakland United Church on Wednesday at 2 P.M. with Rev. Clayton Parsons officiating. Interment at the United Church Townsite Cemetery. Donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, 634-2500.

FIELD, Arthur
Deer Lake (Formerly of Cooks Harbour)
December 23rd, 1907 - June 18th, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Arthur Field announce his passing on Tuesday, June 18th, 2002 at the Interfaith Home in his 95th year. He will be sadly missed by his sisters: Rhoda Whiteway of Deer Lake, Minnie Genge of Flowers Cove, Cassie (Joe) Penney of St. Anthony, Millie Nichols of Deer Lake and Annie Field of St. John's; his brother Wesley and special sister-in-law Edith of Deer Lake; his loving nieces: Sharon Walsh, Una Thornville and Janice Field. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Parsons funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Wednesday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 2:00 p.m. from St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church with Rev. Barter officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

CAINES, Jack Augustus
Corner Brook, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jack Caines of Corner Brook announce his sudden but peaceful passing on Monday, June 17th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook, in his 67th year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 47 years Eileen (nee Endicott), four sons: David (Carol), Jakarta, Indonesia, Tom (Debbie), Curling, Hedley (Sherry), Vancouver, and Jack (Christine), Paradise. Also leaving to mourn ten grandchildren; Tom, Michael, Chelsea, Jonathan, Laurissa, Neilson, Devon, Desmond, Karlene, Trevor. Brothers and sisters: Elizabeth (Harold) Hippern, Bedford, NS, George (Clarissa) Hiscock, Conception Bay South, Gwen Reid, Gander, Mildred Rose, Hermitage, Marina Dunn, Arab, Alabama, brother-in-law Walter Reid, Corner Brook, and special aunt Bessie, St. John's, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his son Daniel, sister Madge Reid, brothers Austin and Bob Hiscock, brothers-in-law Lewis Reid, Sandy Rose and Bill Dunn. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 P.M. The funeral service will be held at St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church, Park Drive on Friday, June 21, at 11:00 A.M. officiated by Rev. Pierce. Interment to follow at the family plot, Sally's Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation would be gratefully accepted.


Thursday, June 20, 2002

DEATHS

VEY, Warren M.
Corner Brook, NF

As he lived his life, Warren Vey passed away calmly and peacefully on Tuesday, June 18th, 2002. His great wisdom, joy of life and faith in the Lord will guide his wife Joan, his three daughters: Elaine, Cathy and Karen through their grief. Stewart, Adam, Matthew, Mandeep, Robyn, Andre and Christine will miss him dearly. Harry, Vernon and Winnie will remember their oldest brother as a true friend and family stalwart. The Park family will grieve for a brother-in-law who embraced their family 44 years ago and became their own. His many friends, extended family and loved ones will embrace the time they shared with him and keep in their hearts his love. He is predeceased by his parents Elsie and Eric and brother Lester. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 21st at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street, Canon Percy Coffin officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of NF & LAB.

FIELD, Arthur
Deer Lake (Formerly of Cooks Harbour)
Dec. 23rd, 1907 - June 18th, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Arthur Field announce his passing on Tuesday, June 18th, 2002 at the Interfaith Home in his 95th year. He will be sadly missed by his sisters Rhoda Whiteway of Deer Lake, Minnie Genge of Flowers Cove, Cassie (Joe) Penney of St. Anthony, Millie Nichols of Deer Lake, Annie Field of St. John's and Virtue Mouland of Sydney, Nova Scotia, his brother Wesley & special sister-in-law Edith of Deer Lake, his loving nieces Sharon Walsh, Una Torraville and Janice Field, also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, today, Wednesday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 2:00 p.m. from St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church with Rev. Barter officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever in Our Hearts"

LAYDEN, Maxwell Clifford
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Maxwell Layden announce his passing after a courageous battle with cancer at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday June 19, 2002 at the age of 51. He is survived by his wife Isabel, daughter Lillian; two sons: Thomas and David all of Corner Brook; mother Lillian (Fred) Osbourne of Corner Brook; father James (Rosaleen) Walsh of Corner Brook; eight brothers: Chesley (Glenda) Osbourne of Ontario, Thomas Osbourne of Ontario, Brian Walsh of St. John's, James (Sandra) Walsh of Ontario, Paul Walsh of Corner Brook, Sean Walsh of Corner Brook, Wayne Walsh of Nova Scotia and Tony Walsh of British Columbia; nine sisters: Violet Colson of Corner Brook, Wanda (Greg) Drover of Ontario, Lorraine Osbourne (Terry) of Pasadena, Heather Osbourne of Corner Brook, Joanne (Wayne) Brake of Corner Brook, Rosalind (Brent) McCarthy of Corner Brook, Maxine Tapp of Stephenville, Michelle Walsh (Murray) of Quebec and Trudy Walsh (Robert) of Ontario. Several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Rd. on Thursday from 7-9 and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral services will take place at Humber United Church on Saturday June 22, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Patricia Melindy officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Rd. 634-2500.


Friday, June 21, 2002

No announcements in today's edition of the newspaper.


Saturday, June 22, 2002

No obituaries in today's edition of the newspaper.

BIRTH

JOYCE
Todd and Janet Joyce are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Emily Danielle, born on March 20, 2002, 10 lb. Proud grandparents are Jessie Connolly; Jack and Clara Joyce of Curling. Great-grandmother Margaret Burton of Corner Brook.


Monday, June 24, 2002

DEATHS

BOYD, Elizabeth Katherine
Corner Brook, NF (Formerly of St. Anthony)
Feb. 24, 1922 - June 23, 2002

Passed peacefully away on Sunday, June 23, 2002 at her home in the presence of her family, Elizabeth (Betty) Katherine Boyd (nee Pardy) at the age of 80. She will be greatly missed by her two daughters Joan Whitton, Connie (Foster) Lamswood; grandchildren: Tara (Jeff) Gillam, Donald (Darlene) Whitton, Scott (Sherri McNeil) Lamswood, Mark Lamswood, Jeff Lamswood; great-grandchildren: Kristen and Kaitlynn Gillam, Alex and Rachel Whitton, Jamie and Ryan McNeil Lamswood; brother William Pardy, sisters: Olive Smith, Grace (Raymond) Squires, Judith Brittain; sisters-in-law: Margaret Pardy and Kathleen Pardy; and a large number of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William Donald Boyd, April 2000, son-in-law Bramford Whitton in 1988, grandson Terry Lorne Whitton in 1966, sisters: Charlotte Davison and Flora Hancock; brothers: Dick, Edgar, and Elmer Pardy, parents William and Susannah Pardy. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 25, at 2 p.m. from The Anglican Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Main Street, Corner Brook, The Very Reverend Lorne Gosse officiating, followed by interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Restoration Fund. You may sign the guest book, make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website www.fillatre.ca.

GRIFFIN, Gertrude
Corner Brook, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Gertrude Griffin of Curling announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, June 21, 2002 at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: Ron (Wanda), Alberta, Ed (Juanita), Bonne Bay, Lucy (Tom Boland), Josephine Perrett, Mary (Melv Hussey), Corner Brook and Trudy (Joe Brake), British Columbia. 16 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Gerald McCarthy, Corner Brook and Joe McCarthy, New York, very dear and life long friends Faye and Jim Frampton, Corner Brook, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her husband Ronald Griffin (1965), son-in-law Thomas Perrett (1991), two sisters, four brothers and her parents. Friends visited Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held today, Monday, June 24 at 10:30 a.m. from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Fr. Bernard Buckle officiating. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. You may sign the guest book, make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website www.fillatre.ca.

STEINBERGS, Jenny
Corner Brook, NF

Passed peacefully away at the O'Connell Centre on Sunday, June 23, Mrs. Jenny Steinbergs of Corner Brook at the age of 91 years. She is predeceased by her husband Alexander Steinbergs. Left with fond memories are her three nieces, Maiga Taube, Laimdota Taube Zalite and Zanda Taube all of Latvia, Bob and Dorothy MacLeod of Corner Brook and many friends. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 25 at 2 p.m. from The First United Church, Park Street, officiated by Rev. John Adams. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Fifth Floor. You may sign the guest book, make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website www.fillatre.ca.

BRANTON, Ada
25 Brook Street, Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ada Branton announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Friday, June 21, 2002 at the age of 80 years. She will be sadly missed by her husband Ernest, her two daughters: Phyllis McKeough in Stephenville and Rita (Bob) Barry in Fort Nelson BC. She also leaves to mourn three grandchildren: Valerie, Scott and Denise along with three great-grandchildren; Reeghan, Gesika and Braydon and a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, June 25 at 2 p.m. from the United Church on St. Clare Ave. with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. 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 United Church Building Fund or The Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

CHAULK, Annie Grace
Deer Lake, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Annie Grace Chaulk announce her passing on Friday, June 21, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 89 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving daughter Winnie Burt. Special friends Duane Thompkins and family, as well as nieces, nephews, and a very large circle of friends. She was predeceased by her parents Charles and Sophie Chaulk, 12 brothers and sisters. The family received friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake Sunday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held today, Monday, June 24 at 2 p.m. from The Salvation Army Citadel with Majors Wade and Linda Bugdell officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot, Wight's Road. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Gideon Memorial Bible Fund or to the Christian Blind Mission. You may sign the guest book, or make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website, www.fillatre.ca.


Tuesday, June 25, 2002

DEATHS

LEGROW, Thelma G.
Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, June 24, 2002, Thelma G. LeGrow of Broad Cove, age 87 years. Predeceased by husband: Samuel H., 2001; parents: Charles G. and Mary J. Oake; sisters: Gladys Cox and Marion Johnson. Leaving to mourn one daughter Karen (Robert) Short, Broad Cove; one son John G. Fort McMurray, AB; one grandson Robert (Cathy), Blackhead; one great-granddaughter Samantha; two nieces: Helen (Roland) Way and Ruth Green, both of Corner Brook; one nephew Curtis LeGrow, St. John's; one sister Edna Yates, Corner Brook; brother-in-law John W. LeGrow, St. John's; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Resting at Noel's Funeral Home, Main Highway, Western Bay until 12:00 noon Wednesday, June 26. Funeral service to follow on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church and Cemetery, Blackhead. No flowers by request, as an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to the North Shore Central Ambulance or the Blackhead United Church Building Fund or Cemetery fund. Visitation hours at Noel's Funeral Home are 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. daily. For any additional information please call Noel's Funeral Home at 596-5750.


Wednesday, June 26, 2002

DEATHS

SPARKES, Chesley Newman
Rocky Harbour
March 17, 1927 - June 24, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Chesley Newman Sparkes announce his passing on Monday, June 24, 2002 at the Health Science Centre in his 75th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving children, Cheslea (Lloyd) Critch of Wiltondale, Elizabeth (Norman) Gilley of Rocky Harbour, Roy (Rita) of Kelligrews, Melva (Doug) Simms of Corner Brook, Valerie (Blandford) Duval of Trout River, Venus (Wilson) Thomas of Balmertown, Ontario, Wayne of Manitoba, Philip (Nancy) of Eddy's Cove, Gauis (Della) of Rocky Harbour, Ruth (John) Forward of Corner Brook, Patricia (Darren) Reid of Rocky Harbour, his daughter-in-law Barbara of Rocky Harbour. 33 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; four brothers: Russell (Joanna), Lloyd (Cora), Eunice (Ena) and Melvin; two sisters: Edna and Brada (Joe), also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Annie, son Matthew, two grandchildren, his parents Ambrose and Martha Sparkes and his six brothers. Visitation will take place from the Salvation Army Church in Rocky Harbour today, Wednesday and Thursday where also funeral services will take place on Friday with interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our hearts"

GARDINER, Clarence William
Curling

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Clarence Gardiner announce his passing at his family residence on Monday, June 24, 2002 at the age of 75. He is survived by his wife Mary of 44 years; daughters: Joan (Larry), Theresa (Roy) both of Corner Brook; sons: Kevin of St. John's, Ray (Shirley) and John both of Corner Brook; grandchildren: Christopher, Danny, Stephen, Justin, Mark, Marie (Cookie) and Tonya; brother Richard of Stephenville Crossing; sisters: Margaret Jones (Jim) of Curling; Sister Amelda of Ontario, Loretta of Stephenville Crossing and Pauline Sharpe (Pat) of Stephenville Crossing and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Francis and Lucy Ann; brothers: James, Raymond and Reginald; sisters: Mary and Jane. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Rd. on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral services will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Parish on Friday at 10:30 a.m. with Father Bernard Buckle officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or memorial donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Rd. 634-2500.


Thursday, June 27, 2002

DEATHS

MCISSAC, Daniel
Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Daniel McIssac announce his passing on Wednesday June 26th, 2002 at the J. I. O'Connell Center, in his 94th year. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his family: one sister Mary of Nova Scotia; four daughters: Dorothy of Minnesota, Theresa and Sarah of Ontario, Agnes of Nova Scotia; three sons: James, Melvin of British Columbia and Daniel of Manuels, also leaving to mourn are a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place today June 27th, 2002 from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with funeral services to take place at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel Friday June 28th, 2002 at 1:00 p.m. with Monsignor Murphy officiating. Interment to take place at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers and or donations to one's choice will be graciously accepted. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, phone 634-2500.

SPARKES, Chesley Newman
Rocky Harbour
March 17, 1927 - June 24, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Chesley Newman Sparkes announce his passing on Monday, June 24, 2002 at the Health Sciences Centre in his 75th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving children, Cheslea (Lloyd) Critch of Wiltondale, Elizabeth (Norman) Gilley of Rocky Harbour, Roy (Rita) of Kelligrews, Melva (Doug) Simms of Corner Brook, Valerie (Blandford) Duval of Trout River, Venus (Wilson) Thomas of Balmertown, Ontario, Wayne of Manitoba, Philip (Nancy) of Eddy's Cove, Gauis (Della) of Rocky Harbour, Ruth (John) Forward of Corner Brook, Patricia (Darren) Reid of Rocky Harbour, his daughter-in-law Barbara of Rocky Harbour. 33 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren, four brothers: Russell (Joanna), Lloyd (Cora), Eunice (Ena) and Melvin; two sisters: Edna and Brada (Joe), also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Annie, son Newman, two grandchildren, his parents Ambrose and Martha Sparkes and his six brothers. Visitation took place from the Salvation Army Church in Rocky Harbour Wednesday and today, Thursday where also funeral services will take place on Friday with interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"


Friday, June 28, 2002

DEATHS

POOLE, Marjorie V.
Pasadena, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Marjorie Poole announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, June 26th, 2002 at the age of 74. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is her husband, Howard, Pasadena; her children; Roy Parsons (Louise), Caledon, ON, Dona Armstrong, Moncton, NB, Brian Saunders (Marie), Gatineau, Quebec, Barry Saunders (Marilyn), Wabush, LB and April Barron (Todd), Pasadena; ten grandchildren: Michelle, Michael, Tony, Caroline, Veronique, Neil, Vanessa, Dion, Jadyn and Evan; two great-grandchildren: Philip and Olivia; two sisters: Joyce Brisson (Jean), Kanata, ON and Audrey Penton, Stephenville, as well as many close family and friends. She is predeceased by her brother Eric Parsons. Friends visited Fillatre's Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 7-9 p.m. and may visit the Salvation Army Citadel, Pasadena on Friday evening beginning at 5:00 p.m. The funeral service will take place from the Citadel on Saturday, June 29th, at 2:00 p.m., officiated by Major Johnson and Captain Angel. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Pasadena. As expressions of sympathy, flowers would be graciously accepted, memorial donations preferred to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of NF & Lab. You may sign the guest book, make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website www.fillatre.ca.

HARRIS, Walter
Trout River
April 18th, 1914 - June 27th, 2002

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Walter Harris announce his passing on Thursday, June 27th, 2002 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 88th year. He will be sadly missed by his children; Coiley Harris, Eudora (William) Parsons, Clyde (Avril), Elyard (Helen), and Roberta (Baxter) Mugford; his son-in-law Edgar King; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; his brother James Harris and two sisters: Susan Barnes and Rita White. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Elsie, daughter Katie King, brother George and sisters: Clara Ivany, Catherine Snooks, and Annie Butler. Visitation will take place from The Salvation Army Church in Trout River this evening, Friday and also Saturday where also funeral services will take place on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. with Capt. Simms officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

HULAN, Rodney
McKays, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rodney Hulan announce his passing at his family residence in McKays on Wednesday June 27th, 2002 at the age of 74. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his four children; Calvin (Wife Brenda; children: Alicia and Garrett), Stoney Plain, Alberta, Verna (husband Ed; daughter Janelle) Butt, Pasadena, Mark (wife Chloe; children: Matthew and Mandi), Corner Brook, Kent (wife Maureen; son Keegan "pops little helper"), McKays; brothers and sisters: Jim (Maggie), Elvena, Ruby, Pearl (Gordon), Jerry (Mary), George (Roma), Una (Don); brother and sisters-in-law: Gladys (Gordon), Mary (Bob), Spencer (Sylvia), Valerie (Ross), Rhoda (Warren); special and dear aunt Patricia Fortune. He is predeceased by his mother Ellen Jane Chaffey and his father Jeremiah John; and infant daughter at birth. The family will be receiving friends at St. George's Anglican Church, Robinsons beginning Friday from where the funeral service will take place on Saturday June 29 at 1:00 p.m., with Reverend Stewart Bellows officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in McKays. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing. You may sign the guest book, make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website www.fillatre.ca.

HACKETT, Philip James
Stephenville
April 20, 1946 - June 27, 2002

It is with great sadness that we wish to inform friends and family that Philip Hackett passed away peacefully at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Thursday, June 27, 2002. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Catherine and his children Danielle (Craig) Lush of Nova Scotia, Scott Hackett of Stephenville and Christa (Mike) Philpott of Stephenville and his grandchildren: Nathan, Jessica, Emily and Benjamin; his mother Victoria Hackett of Pasadena and his sisters and brothers, along with a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will be at Russell's Funeral Home on Friday, June 28 at 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, June 29 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen's Church in Stephenville. Flowers gratefully accepted or memorial donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.


Saturday, June 29, 2002

DEATHS

HOWELL, Marjorie Dorcas
12 Glen Haven Blvd., Corner Brook, NF
Jan. 22, 1926 - June 28, 2002

Passed gently from our hands into God's at 1:30 a.m. June 28th, 2002. Leaving to mourn daughters: Beth Golia (Michael), Lethbridge, Alberta, Nancy Carberry (Fred), Corner Brook and her son Bill Howell (Clytie), Prince George, British Columbia; dear sisters: Jean Taylor, St. John's, Ada Simms, Clarke's Beach, Val Taylor (Dave), London, Ontario and stepmother Dolly Simms, Lewisporte; grandchildren; John and Nancy Carberry, Gail Vangool (Stanley), Jean Perks (Jim); great-grandchildren: Anna, Mary, Sarah; and a wide circle of dear and caring friends. She was predeceased by her husband Jim Howell, 1989, granddaughter Robin Carberry, 1982. The funeral service will be held Monday, July 1st at 2:00 p.m. from The Oakland United Church, Oakes Road, Reverend Clayton Parsons officiating. The interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. You may sign the guest book, make a donation or order flowers on our website www.fillatre.ca.

DRAKE, Aloysius (Wish)
Lourdes

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Aloysius (Wish) Drake announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Thursday, June 27, 2002 at the age of 73 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Ellen and five sons: Roy Drake and Jerome (Peggy) Drake, all of Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Patrick (Ruby) Drake of Stephenville, Reg Drake of Lourdes, Lou (Darlene) Drake of West Bay and three daughters: Winifred (Patrick) Brennan of Kippens, Beverly (Everett) Young of West Bay, Delia Drake of Bedford, Nova Scotia and one brother, Ron (Nora) Drake of Lourdes and one sister, Vange (Cyril) Tucker of Lourdes; eleven grandchildren, one great-grandchild, Alea Power and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Mary Drake and two brothers: Patrick and Henry J. Drake. Friends may call at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Lourdes on Saturday (after 2:00 P.M.) and Sunday. Funeral services will take place on Monday, July 1st at 2:00 P.M. from Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Lourdes with Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in West Bay. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Arthritis Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

HACKETT, Philip James
1 Alder Avenue, Kippens

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Philip James Hackett announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Thursday, June 27, 2002 at the age of 56 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Catherine and son Scott Hackett of Kippens and two daughters: Danielle (Craig) Lush of Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Christa (Mike) Philpott of Stephenville and mother Victoria Hackett of Pasadena; two brothers: Herb (Marg) Hackett of Quebec, Alton (Carolyn) Hackett of British Columbia; five sisters: Winnifred (Max) Skeffington of Pasadena, Martha (Mike) Oliver of British Columbia, Veronica Benoit of Manitoba, Eva (Ted) Lusky of Ontario, Laura (Bob) Buckle of Benoit's Cove and four grandchildren: Nathan and Benjamin Philpott and Jessica and Emily Lush and special friends, Mary Gibbons, Roseann and Wayne Russell, Vye Gale, Mike Philpott, Garry Schurman, Cloie Collier and special thanks to the staff of medicine at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital. He will also be sadly missed by a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Peter Hackett and his sister Louise Hynes and infant sister Mary. Visitation took place at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Friday. Funeral services took place on Saturday, June 29 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish, West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Palliative Care Unit at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital would be greatly appreciated.

HULAN, Rodney
McKays, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rodney Hulan announce his passing at his family residence in McKays on Wednesday June 26th, 2002 at the age of 74. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Una; his four children; Calvin (wife Brenda; children: Alicia and Garrett), Stoney Plain, Alberta, Verna (husband Ed; daughter Janelle) Butt, Pasadena, Mark (wife Chloe; children: Matthew and Mandi), Corner Brook, Kent (wife Maureen; son Keegan "pops little helper"), McKays; brothers and sisters: Mack (Freda), Ellis (Elva), Jim (Maggie), Elvena, Ruby, Pearl (Gordon), Jerry (Mary), George (Roma), Una (Don) Vivian; brothers and sisters-in-law: Gladys (Gordon), Mary (Bob), Spencer (Sylvia), Valerie (Ross), Rhoda (Warren); special and dear aunt Patricia Fortune. He is predeceased by his mother Ellen Jane Chaffey and his father Jeremiah John; and infant daughter at birth. The family will be receiving friends at St. George's Anglican Church, Robinsons beginning Friday from where the funeral service will take place on Saturday June 29 at 1:00 p.m., with Reverend Stewart Bellows officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in McKays. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing. You may sign the guest book, make a charitable donation or order flowers at our website www.fillatre.ca.
Forever in our Hearts

DION-COOKE, Ann (Molly)
March 7, 1910 - June 25, 2002

Passed peacefully away on June 25th in Quebec City, P.Q. Ann Dion (Cooke), eldest child of the late James and Mary Cooke. She leaves to mourn two daughters: Monique Leblanc (Maurice) and Janice Brennan of Charlesbourg, Quebec; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; one sister Lucy Garfunkel of Nassau, Bahamas and one brother Gerald F. Cooke of Corner Brook. She is predeceased by her husband Leon and daughter Carole, brothers: Donald, James and John Cooke. Cremation will take place, followed by the Mass of Christian Burial in Quebec City, P.Q. on Saturday, July 6th at 11:00 a.m.

BALFOUR, Charles Robert (Rory)
Passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2002 at the Civic Hospital surrounded by his family in his 84th year. Son of the late Col/W.M. Balfour DSO OBE and Grace Jardine Balfour MBE who moved to California in 1946 from Corner Brook, NF. Major Balfour, CD joined the Canadian Survey Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery in Montreal in November 1939. He was an Honour graduate of Corner Brook Public School in 1936. He completed his apprenticeship as a surveyor draftsman in the Bowaters Papermill Engineering Department before leaving to volunteer in Montreal. He served 5 years in the Canadian Army; overseas in England, landing in Normandy, participating in Falaise, the campaign in Holland, the crossing of the Rhine and in the occupation of Germany. After the war he continued his service at many postings in Canada, the Pentagon in Washington, Vietnam and at National Defense Headquarters in Ottawa. Following his retirement from the Artillery in 1968 he served as Executive Secretary Treasurer with the Canadian Corps of Commissionaires at their National Headquarters in Ottawa. He is predeceased by his first wife Jean (Morey) of Deer Lake, NF in 1971. He is survived by his loving wife Elsie (Fletcher) Balfour, his children L'Col Robert Morey Balfour, David Walter and Danielle Balfour, Captain Virginia Lee Balfour, Ian Craig Balfour; his grandchildren: Andrew and Jennifer and their mother Betty Ann Roe, Emily and her mother Mary Balfour, and David and Danielle's children Michèle and Natalie McGarry-Balfour, all residing in Ottawa. Also survived by his sisters Grace Brooking Mann RN and Willard Mann of Birmingham, Alabama, Margaret Marchant RN of Modesto, California and sister-in-law Marjorie (Morey) and Jim Young of Toronto. He will be also missed by Elsie's family: Mrs. Orla (Bill) Fletcher, Isobel and John Thon, Jack and Doris Fletcher, Clara Webb, Lila Sinfield, Ernest and Ruth Fletcher, Bert and Shirley Fletcher, Clifford Fletcher, Monique Fletcher, Stu and Bev Fletcher, and their children and grandchildren. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Sunday, June 30 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday, July 1 from 10 a.m. until service in the chapel at 1 p.m. Officiating, Reverend Mary-Elsie Fletcher Wolf. Cremation and interment at Beechwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

 

Page Contributed and Transcribed by Ivy F. Benoit
Page Updated by Ivy F. Benoit (July 5, 2002)
Page Revised by Craig Peterman (August 2002)

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