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The Western Star Newspaper
June 2007

 

Friday, June 1, 2007

HASHEM, SANDRA KATHERINE
Barachois Brook, NL
September 15, 1946 - May 29, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sandra Katherine Hashem announce her passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Tuesday, May 29, 2007 at the age of 60 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, her best friend and partner, Marie White, Barachois Brook; daughter, Anissa (Peter) Hashem, Oregon; son, Sharif (Jennifer) Hashem, Ontario; grandchild, Isabel Hashem, Ontario; sister, Laurian (Henry) Hancock, as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Lauri Narvanen and Stella Halischuk; stepfather, Fred Kostner. By request, cremation has taken place at the Humber Valley Crematorium. A memorial service will take place on Friday, June 1, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. from Fillatre Funeral Home on West Street in Stephenville Crossing with Rev. Karen Laldin officiating. Interment will follow in her hometown of Thunder Bay, ON at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.


Saturday, June 2, 2007

MESSERVEY, STELLA FRANCES
Passed peacefully away on March 6, 2007, Stella F. Messervey, age 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Albert Messervey. Leaving to mourn, children: Marina (Jim), Jean (Ken), Yvonne (Al), Cavell (Dennis), Gladys (Lorne), Albert Jr. (Madeline), Ena (Dave), Odell (Hubert) and Karen (Cyril); 22 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren; brother, Edward Curran and special friends, Mrs. Mary Boland and Mrs. Violet Hall. Waiting to welcome her home: daughter, Verlie and son, Gary. The funeral service will take place on Friday, June 8, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in St. George’s, with Father Gerard Patry officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in St. George’s. Family will be receiving friends at the Senior Citizens Club in St. George’s following interment. All are welcome. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

RENOUF (Nee) CORMIER, LILLIAN
Born December 6, 1925
Died April 30, 2007

Passed away peacefully in Barrie, Ontario, April 30, 2007 in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the late Robert Renouf, formerly of Deer Lake. Lillian is survived by her children Roy, Joan, Linda, Gary, and Laura; as well as her 6 grand-children and 3 great grandchildren. Funeral services were held in Brampton, Ontario and Lillian was interred with her husband at Brampton Memorial Gardens.

STEWART, BARBARA ALMA
Rocky Harbour, NL
(formerly of Ramea, NL)
November 25, 1934 - May 30, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Barbara Stewart announce her sudden passing on Wednesday, May 30th, 2007 at the Health Science Centre, St. John’s, at the age of 72 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her three children: Ian (Mary) Stewart, Ramea, Jill Stewart-Rose (Wayne), Corner Brook and Angus (Maxine) Stewart, Ramea; grandchildren: Krista (Shawn) Scott, Jonathan Stewart (fiancee, Kayley), Katherine Rose and Geoffrey (Penny) Stewart; two great grandchildren: Gabrielle and Leah Scott; one sister: Cynthia Stevens, England; brother-in-law: David (Kay) Stewart, England, as well as large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many wonderful friends. Predeceased by her husband Douglas Stewart, 1991. Friends may visit St. Matthews Anglican Church in Rocky Harbour on Saturday from 2-6:00 p.m, followed by a memorial service at 6:00 p.m. Visitation will continue in Ramea on Sunday at St. Boniface Church from where the funeral service will be held on Monday, June 4th at 2:00 p.m. Rev. John Olsson officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Canadian Red Cross, Newfoundland and Labrador division. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

ABBOTT, MARGARET
Stephenville Crossing

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Margaret Abbott announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Friday, June 1, 2007 at the age of 74 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Weldon, three sons: David of Corner Brook, Charles (Lorna) of British Columbia, William (Jackie) of Ontario, five daughters: Anne (Gerard) Grandy of Stephenville Crossing, Paulett Perrin (Rick) of New Brunsiwck, Bella-Maria (Mario) Campos of Ontario, Henrietta Young (Brian) of Alberta, Phyllis Jenkins (Bob), three brothers: David Fowler, Angus Fowler, John Fowler, one sister, Lucy Coggins, 20 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, John and Mary. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Stephenville Crossing on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Monday, June 4th 2:00 p.m. at Assumption Parish, Stephenville Crossing with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Brook Street, Stephenville Crossing. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted.

SIMON, KATHLEEN (KAY) LEONA
Kippens

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Kathleen (Kay) Leona Simon announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Friday, June 1, 2007 at the age of 77 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Gerald; three sons: Donny (Janet) Simon of Stratford, Ontario, Denny (Susan) Simon of Stratford, Ontario and Larry (Sandi) Simon of Halifax, Nova Scotia; two daughters: Maureen Simon of Corner Brook and Glenda (Glenn) McCann of Port au Port; one brother, Cecil (Irene) Colson of St. George’s; one sister, Annie Renouf of Scarborough, Ontario; 14 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her daughter, Deann Simon. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Monday, June 4th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Parish, West Street, Stephenville, with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated.


Monday, June 4, 2007

DEATHS

McCORMICK, Mary Judith
Corner Brook, NL
1911 - 2007
Mary Judith (nee Tompkins) McCormick
passed peacefully away at the Interfaith Home on Saturday, June 2nd, 2007 at the age of 96 years. Leaving to mourn, son: John (Loretta); grandchildren: John Jr. (Theresa), Cambridge, ON, Robert (Jennifer) Brantford, ON; great granddaughter Courtney Lynn; sister: Patricia Page, Exeter, NH; brothers: John (Kay), Antigonish, NS, James (Ann), Peterborough, ON and Stan (Teresa), Corner Brook; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her husband John, 1939; sister: Margaret Thompson; brothers: Rev. Father Richard and Frank. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, June 5th 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, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Redeemer Parish. The family quest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

STRATTON (Nee) Hiscock, Hilda Maggie
O’Connell Centre, Corner Brook, NL
(formerly of Deer Lake, NL)
September 25, 1910 - June 1, 2007

Passed peacefully away on Friday June 1st 2007 Hilda Maggie Stratton in her 96 year at the O’Connell Centre, Corner Brook, NL. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories: Sons Carl (Triffie) of Deer Lake, and Keith (Joan) of Quispamsis, N.B. her grandsons: Christopher (Tina) and Scott (Friend Trish Lane) both of St. John’s, NL, Kyle of Toronto, and Drew of Quispamsis, NB, granddaughter: Sara, of Quispamsis, NB, great grandson: Carter, and great granddaughter: Lauren. Her sister: Mrs. Susie Noel of Carbonear. Also leaves to mourn nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Mom was predeceased by her husband Bertram Stratton, grandson: Mark Stratton, her brother: Joseph Hiscock, and her sisters: Louise, Elsie, Ethel, and Sophie. The family will be receiving friends from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 pm on Sunday June 3rd, 2007, and Monday, June 4th 2007, 10 – 12 am from Parsons Funeral Home 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, The Funeral service will take place on Monday June 4th 2007 at 2:pm from St. Paul’s United Church in Deer Lake, with Rev; Dr; Tony Newell officiating with the interment to follow at the family plot of the church cemetery in Deer Lake. In lieu of flowers a memorial donation can be made to the St. Paul's Accessible Church Fund. 17 Spruce Street, Deer Lake, NL. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web site at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
“Forever in our Hearts”

HUNT, Martin
Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre
Stephenville Crossing
Formerly of Port au Port West

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Martin Hunt announce his passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre on Saturday, June 2, 2007 at the age of 84 years. He will be sadly missed by his son George in Stephenville, his four daughters: Vivian Hunt in Stephenville, Ann (James) Ronaldson in Brampton, Ontario, Florence (Vernon) Ellsworth in Pasadena and Ida Harris in Mount Whiacke. He will also be sadly missed by his brothers: Lewellyn, Loyal, Cecil, Bill, Tunney and Wade along with seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and many relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his sisters: Stella, Marjorie, Blanche, Dulcie, Freda and brother Charlie. Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, June 5, 2007 at 10 a.m. from St. Stephen’s Parish on West Street with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Monday. As expressions os sympathy, donations to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully appreciated.

JANES, Mabel (nee Sharpe)
119 Brookfield Avenue, Corner Brook, NL
March 13, 1920 - June 2, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mabel Janes announce her sudden passing at her residence on Saturday, June 2nd, 2007 at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her four children: Bob (Angela), Corner Brook, Bill (Kay), Corner Brook, Frank (Bride), Stephenville and Helen, with whom she resided, Corner Brook; eight grandchildren: Darryl, Glenn (Jackie), Sharon (Roger), Brenda (Mark), Todd (Stephanie), Paul (Peggy), Bill (Geneva) and Brian (Wanda); six great grandchildren: Shantel, Madison, Morgan, Beth, Tyler and Amanda; sisters: Sadie Crane and Marjorie Evis; brothers: Llewelyn , Edwin and Raymond (Phyllis); sisters-in-law: Hilda Janes and Delilah Sharpe, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her husband Alexander (1995), brothers: Donald (2006), John (1942) and parents Robert and Alfreda Sharpe. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 5th at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street. Rev. Derek Thomas officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation or to the charity of ones choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

LODER Evelyn Jane (nee Hann)
Summerside, NL
May 4, 1913 - June 3, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Evelyn Loder announce her passing on Sunday, June 3rd, 2007 at the Interfaith Home for Seniors, while surrounded by her loving family at the age of 94 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: two sons: Alan (Willie), Summerside and Derek (Phyllis), Corner Brook; three daughters: Elaine Cooper (Abner), Stephenville, Frances McKeegan (Robert), Riverview, NB and Beverly Mullin (Gordon), Hammonds Plains, NS; 11 grandchildren: Frances Tulk, Acton, ON, Terri-Lynn Weppler, Cambridge, ON, Blair Cooper, Lequille, NS, Deborah Loder, Corner Brook, Connie Loder, Mississauga, ON, Tania Johnston, Kanata, ON, Scott McKeegan, Oshawa, ON, Nicole Loder, Lower Sackville, NS, Allana Loder, Lower Sackville, NS, Adam Mullin, Vancouver, BC and Matthew Mullin, Hammonds Plains, NS; 18 great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren; one brother: Albert Hann (Claudette), Sudbury, ON; one sister: Ivy Snook, Fort McMurray, AB; brother-in-law: Clifton Loder (Irene), Summerside; sister-in-law: Marie Loder, Summerside, as well as a very large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her husband George (1991); mother and father: Israel and Emily Hann; grandson: Kenneth Loder; great grandson; Gerard Tulk; sisters: Vera Hunt and Marjorie Bennett. Friends may visit St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Summerside on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Malcolm Palmer officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. Paul’s Church Memorial Fund. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Tuesday, June 5, 2007

DEATHS

JOYCE, Elmer
Lark Harbour, NL
1941 - 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late ELMER JOYCE announce his sudden passing on Sunday June 3rd, 2007 at his family residence. He will be sadly missed by his sisters: Louise (Alan) Darrigan, Rhoda (Charles) Prosper; brothers: Mark (Maisie), Lorne (Martha), Wayde (Melina), Garland (Vera), Ross (Helen), Warren (Bernice); godson Brian Joyce, sister-in-law Melinda Joyce as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Sarah Joyce, Feb 16, 1981, George Joyce, Sr. Feb 11, 1999, Brother George Joyce Jr. March 1, 1991. The funeral service will be held Thursday, June 7th at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery. Friends may visit St. James Church Tuesday 7-9 p.m. & Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to St. James Church. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

LAGATDU, Nekem “Charles”
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Nekem “Charles” Lagatdu announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Sunday, June 3, 2007 at the age of 53 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Maisie, one son, Charles (Samantha) of Stephenville, one daughter, Marinda (Thomas) Benoit of Alliston, Ontario, two brothers: Kenneth Lagatdu and Stanley Legatdu, both of Cape St. George, five sisters: Youenna of Stephenville, Dorothy of Saint John, New Brunswick, Doris of Connecticut, USA, Grace of Bedford, Nova Scotia, Theresa of Listowel, Ontario, five grandchildren: Caleb, Caden, Rihanna, Hope, Trinity and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Mary Lagatdu and four brothers: Howard, Aiden, Sam and Joseph. Cremation has taken place at Russell’s Crematorium, Stephenville. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, June 6th at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Cape Parish, Cape St. George with Father Edmund Camacho officiating. Interment will take place at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Marches Point. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell’s Funeral Home & Crematorium Stephenville.

ROSE, Clarence Richard
Corner Brook, NL
February 14th, 1922 - June 4th, 2007
Merchant Navy WWII

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Clarence Rose announce his passing at the DVA Pavilion, O’Connell Centre, Corner Brook at the age of 85 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his daughter Shirley (Roy) Warren, Corner Brook; sons: Clarence (Jackie), Massey Drive and Keith (Clara), Grand Falls - Windsor; grandchildren: Gail (Robert) Specker, Corner Brook; Chad Rose, Ontario; Sean (Angela) Warren, New Brunswick; Crystal Rose, Japan; Ryan Warren, Jeffrey Warren both of St. John’s and Lindsay Rose, Corner Brook; great grandchildren: Jenna and Ethan Specker, Corner Brook; special friend Jane Lewis, Corner Brook; brother Heber (Lizzie) Rose, Stephenville Crossing; step-sisters: Margie Butt, Emily (Robert) Simms all of Massey Drive and Marie (Selby) Decker, Fort. McMurray; step-brother John (Irene) Rose, Springdale; sister-in-law Shirley (Ralph) Read, Corner Brook. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Nellie. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark’s Avenue, Corner Brook on Monday from the hours of 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at 11:00 a.m from the First United Church with Rev. Clayton Parsons officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the First United Church Memorial Fund or to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

COMPANION, David Alphonsus (Gonzo)
Cormack, NL
September 12th, 1949 - June 3rd, 2007

Surrounded by his loving family, David Alphonsus Companion passed away on Sunday, June 3rd, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit, Corner Brook at the age of 57 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Sonja; sons: David and Mark; daughter Stephanie (Pat Webb), very special granddaughter Ashley Rae Companion, Corner Brook; sisters and brothers: Yvonne (Jack) Doody, Corner Brook; Henry (Goldie), Pacquet; Agnes (Jack) Taylor, Kelly’s Point; Gert (Herb) Batstone, Corner Brook; Bernard, Wasaga Beach, Ontario; Pauline (Gord) House, Bellburns, Judy (Wade Muggeridge), Pasadena; Ronnie, Corner Brook; and Genny (Amos) Gabriel, St. George’s; father and mother-in-law Firmin and Joan McHugh, Corner Brook; sisters and brothers-in-law: Susan (Bill) Priestly, Eric (Eileen), Don (Diane), Mark (Leslie), Mike (Dianne), Bill (Gail), Gord (Heidi) all of Ontario; special friends Phil and Mary Letto, Cormack; special little friends Caitlyn, Gavin and Brett and his canine companion Sandi. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and teammates. He was predeceased by his parents Cyril and Theresa (Benoit), brother Joseph, nephew Jim Hayes and sister-in-law Paula. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Monday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at 2:00 p.m. from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Deer Lake with Father Aidan Devine officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery, Corner Brook. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the family. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca
“Until We Meet Again”

JANES, Mabel (nee Sharpe)
119 Brookfield Ave., Corner Brook, NL
March 13, 1920 - June 2, 2007
Cape St. George

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mabel Janes announce her sudden passing at her residence on Saturday, June 2nd, 2007 at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her four children: Bob (Angela), Corner Brook, Bill (Kay), Corner Brook, Frank (Bride), Stephenville and Helen, with whom she resided, Corner Brook; eight grandchildren: Darryl, Glenn (Jackie), Sharon (Roger), Brenda (Mark), Todd (Stephanie), Paul (Peggy), Bill (Geneva) and Brian (Wanda); six great grandchildren: Shantel, Madison, Morgan, Beth, Tyler and Amanda; sisters: Sadie Crane and Marjorie Evis; brothers: Llewelyn , Edwin and Raymond (Phyllis); sisters-in-law: Hilda Janes and Delilah Sharpe, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her husband Alexander (1995), brothers: Donald (2006), John (1942) and parents Robert and Alfreda Sharpe. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 5th at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street. Rev. Derek Thomas officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation or to the charity of ones choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Wednesday, June 6, 2007

DEATHS

MESSERVEY, STELLA FRANCES
Passed peacefully away on March 6, 2007, Stella F. Messervey, age 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Albert Messervey. Leaving to mourn, children: Marina (Jim), Jean (Ken), Yvonne (Al), Cavell (Dennis), Gladys (Lorne), Albert Jr. (Madeline), Ena (Dave), Odell (Hubert) and Karen (Cyril); 22 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren; brother, Edward Curran and special friends, Mrs. Mary Boland and Mrs. Violet Hall. Waiting to welcome her home: daughter, Verlie and son, Gary. The funeral service will take place on Friday, June 8, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in St. George’s, with Father Gerard Patry officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in St. George’s. Family will be receiving friends at the Senior Citizens Club in St. George’s following interment. All are welcome. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

HODDER, STEPHEN HENRY
Passed away peacefully on June 3, 2007 at Extendicare Mississauga at the age of 76. Loving husband of the late Alice. Dear father of Christine and her husband John, and grandfather of Jack. Stephen is survived by his sisters Ruby and Evelyn, brothers Malcolm and Almer, and sisters-in-law Jessie (Jerri) and Elaine. Predeceased by his parents Eunice and Henry, sister Gladys, and brothers Austin, Clarence and Harry. Stephen was a longtime employee of Trane Company of Canada, where he spent 42 years. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter "Peel" Chapel 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (Hwy 10 N. of QEW) on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held in the chapel on Friday, June 8, 2007 at 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

HOYLES, WALLACE GEORGE
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Wallace Hoyles announces his sudden passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, June 4, 2007 at the age of 75 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, his daughter, Glenda Hoyles (Myles McGrath) of Aurora, ON; grandchildren, Justin Hoyles and Austin McGrath; brothers: David of Corner Brook, Lester of Calgary, Roy of Bonne Bay and Gerald of Corner Brook; sisters: Mae, Pearl, Margie and Jean; and a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends. He was predeceased by his brothers, Wilfred and Cecil and parents, Ephraim and Hilda Hoyles. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Wednesday, June 6, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, June 7, 2007 from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. The funeral service will take place at the Pentecostal Tabernacle, Elizabeth Street on Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Calvin Andrews officiating. Interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Parkinson Foundation or the Canadian Diabetic Association. The family guestbook can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

COMPANION, DAVID ALPHONSUS (GONZO)
Cormack, NL
September 12th, 1949 - June 3rd, 2007

Surrounded by his loving family, David Alphonsus Companion passed away on Sunday, June 3rd, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit, Corner Brook at the age of 57 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Sonja; sons: David and Mark; daughter Stephanie (Pat Webb), very special granddaughter Ashley Rae Companion, Corner Brook; sisters and brothers: Yvonne (Jack) Doody, Corner Brook; Henry (Goldie), Pacquet; Agnes (Jack) Taylor, Kelly’s Point; Gert (Herb) Batstone, Corner Brook; Bernard, Wasaga Beach, Ontario; Pauline (Gord) House, Bellburns, Judy (Wade Muggeridge), Pasadena; Ronnie, Corner Brook; and Genny (Amos) Gabriel, St. George’s; father and mother-in-law Firmin and Joan McHugh, Corner Brook; sisters and brothers-in-law: Susan (Bill) Priestly, Eric (Eileen), Don (Diane), Mark (Leslie), Mike (Dianne), Bill (Gail), Gord (Heidi) all of Ontario; special friends Phil and Mary Letto, Cormack; special little friends Caitlyn, Gavin and Brett and his canine companion Sandi. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and teammates. He was predeceased by his parents Cyril and Theresa (Benoit), brother Joseph, nephew Jim Hayes and sister-in-law Paula. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Tuesday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at 2:00 p.m. from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Deer Lake with Father Aidan Devine officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery, Corner Brook. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the family. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca
"Until We Meet Again"

JOYCE, ELMER
Lark Harbour, NL
1941 - 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Elmer Joyce announce his sudden passing on Sunday June 3rd, 2007 at his family residence. He will be sadly missed by his sisters: Louise (Alan) Darrigan, Rhoda (Charles) Prosper; brothers: Mark (Maisie), Lorne (Martha), Wayde (Melina), Garland (Vera), Ross (Helen), Warren (Bernice); godson Brian Joyce, sister-in-law Melinda Joyce as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Sarah Joyce, Feb. 16, 1981, George Joyce, Sr. Feb. 11, 1999, Brother George Joyce Jr. March 1, 1991. The funeral service will be held Thursday, June 7th at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery. Friends may visit St. James Church Tuesday 7-9 p.m. & Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to St. James Church. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca


Thursday, June 7, 2007

DEATHS

HODDER, STEPHEN HENRY
Passed away peacefully on June 3, 2007 at Extendicare Mississauga at the age of 76. Loving husband of the late Alice. Dear father of Christine and her husband John, and grandfather of Jack. Stephen is survived by his sisters Ruby and Evelyn, brothers Malcolm and Almer, and sisters-in-law Jessie (Jerri) and Elaine. Predeceased by his parents Eunice and Henry, sister Gladys, and brothers Austin, Clarence and Harry. Stephen was a longtime employee of Trane Company of Canada, where he spent 42 years. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter "Peel" Chapel 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (Hwy 10 N. of QEW) on Thursday from 6-9 p.m. Funeral service to be held in the chapel on Friday, June 8, 2007 at 3 p.m. Cremation to follow. For those who wish, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

SAMSON, VERA
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Vera Samson announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, June 5, 2007 at the age of 92 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, children: Lewis (Dawn) of Corner Brook, Vincent (Mona) of Winnipeg, and Jane Dillon (Ernest) of Connecticut; grandchildren: Paul (Christina), Roger, Andrea, Donna, Kim, Cindy, Scottie, Ches, Michael and Lori; great grandchild: Marley Samson; sisters: Jean Abbott of St. Phillip’s and Gertie Butt of Glovertown; and sister-in-law, Stella Blackwood of Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband, Chesley; and brothers-in-law, Roland Abbott and Clyde Butt. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, June 7, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and continuing at St. Edward’s Anglican Church, Glovertown on Friday, June 8, 2007 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon from where the funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. with Rev. Betty Harbin officiating. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

PAYNE, WARREN PHILIP
Cow Head
December 20th, 1955 - June 6th, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Warren Payne announce his passing on Wednesday, June 6th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 51st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Genevieve (nee House); two sons, Jamie and Justin (Alicia); his father, Edgar Payne; two sisters, Evelyn (Rodney) and Wanda (Barry); his father and mother-in-law, Douglas and Alice House; sisters-in-law, Bertha, Amelia, Linda (Lewis) and Juanita (Clem); brothers-in-law, Reg (Joyce), Douglas (Maureen) and Otto (Adelaide); also a large circle of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, friends and co-workers in Labrador City. Warren was predeceased by his mother, Eileen Payne; grandparents, Gerald and Helen Payne; and brother-in-law, Archibald House. Visitation will take place from St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Cow Head today, Thursday and Friday, where also funeral service will take place on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. with Canon Olsson officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family, donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit of Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, in lieu of flowers. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guestbook or send a message of condolences, please visit our website at www.ParsonsFuneralHome.com
“Forever In Our Heart”


Friday, June 8, 2007

DEATHS

PAYNE - SUTTON, GLADYS BELLE (nee HAMLYN)
November 8, 1920 - June 6, 2007

The family of Gladys Belle Sutton announces with great sadness her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, June 6, 2007 at the age of 86 years. She will be sadly missed and leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter, The Rev. Rosemarie Payne, Corner Brook; son, Donald Sutton (Patricia), cherished Grandson, Graham Sutton, Corner Brook and loving grand-doggie, Angel. She is survived by her sisters: Pearl Parsons, Corner Brook and Carrie Ryan, Port Saunders; brothers: Howard Hamlyn (Josie), Walter (Margaret), Albert, Port au Choix; Fred (Clemmie), Gander; sisters-in-law: Eileen and Hazel Hamlyn, Corner Brook. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends from the Hamlyn, Payne and Sutton families. She was predeceased by her husbands Charles Lionel Payne in 1954 and John Charles Sutton in 1983, parents Emily and Cyrus Hamlyn, five brothers George, Thomas, Richard, Robert and C. (Bud) Hamlyn, two sisters Edna and Iola. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark’s Avenue on Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Main Street with The Very Rev. Michael Rice officiating on Monday, June 11 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in loving memory of Gladys Sutton to the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist "Lighting The Way," for the upgrading of sanctuary lighting. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

SAMSON, VERA
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Vera Samson announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, June 5, 2007 at the age of 92 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, children: Lewis (Dawn) of Corner Brook, Vincent (Mona) of Winnipeg, and Jane Dillon (Ernest) of Connecticut; grandchildren: Paul (Christina), Roger, Andrea, Donna, Kim, Cindy, Scottie, Ches, Michael and Lori; 3 step-grandchildren: Lisa, Jennifer and Lloyd; great grandchild: Marley Samson; 14 great grandchildren; 3 step great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; sisters: Jean Abbott of St. Phillip’s and Gertie Butt of Glovertown; and sister-in-law, Stella Blackwood of Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband, Chesley; and brothers-in-law, Roland Abbott and Clyde Butt. Visitation was held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, June 7, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and continues at St. Edward’s Anglican Church, Glovertown on Friday, June 8, 2007 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon from where the funeral service will take place at 1 p.m. with Rev. Betty Harbin officiating. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca


Saturday, June 9, 2007

DEATHS

PAYNE - SUTTON, GLADYS BELLE (nee HAMLYN)
November 8, 1920 - June 6, 2007

The family of Gladys Belle Sutton announces with great sadness her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, June 6, 2007 at the age of 86 years. She will be sadly missed and leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter, The Rev. Rosemarie Payne, Corner Brook; son, Donald Sutton (Patricia), cherished Grandson, Graham Sutton, Corner Brook and loving grand-doggie, Angel. She is survived by her sisters: Pearl Parsons, Corner Brook and Carrie Ryan, Port Saunders; brothers: Howard Hamlyn (Josie), Walter (Margaret), Albert, Port au Choix; Fred (Clemmie), Gander; sisters-in-law: Eileen and Hazel Hamlyn, Corner Brook. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends from the Hamlyn, Payne and Sutton families. She was predeceased by her husbands Charles Lionel Payne in 1954 and John Charles Sutton in 1983, parents Emily and Cyrus Hamlyn, five brothers George, Thomas, Richard, Robert and C. (Bud) Hamlyn, two sisters Edna and Iola. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark’s Avenue on Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Main Street with The Very Rev. Michael Rice officiating on Monday, June 11 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in loving memory of Gladys Sutton to the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist "Lighting The Way," for the upgrading of sanctuary lighting. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

WENTZELL, HARRISON OSCAR
Daniels Harbour
February 26, 1928 - July 7, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harrison Oscar Wentzell announce his passing on Thursday, June 7th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 79th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Freda (nee Wilton). His seven children: Marjorie (Cecil) of Pasadena, Leslie (Paulette) of Daniels Harbour, Ross (Paulette) of Milton, Ontario, Boyd (Daphne) of Daniels Harbour, Brent (Michelle) of Cow Head, Faye (Paul) of Mississauga, Ontario and Gail (Todd) of Cow Head, 14 grandchildren, Byron, Ryan (Angela), Damien, Jamie (Kathleen), Tracey-Lynn (Ian), Gregory, Robyn, Sara, Paul, Victoria, Christopher, Randy, Samantha and Dustin; two great-grandchildren Mackenzie and Alyssa. One sister Betty (David) of Corner Brook. His sisters-in-law Hannah Pittman of Daniels Harbour, Maude Wentzell, Barbara Wentzell, both of Charlotte Town, Labrador and Olga Wentzell of Daniels Harbour. Two brothers-in-law Raymond Wilton of Daniels Harbour and William Penney of Carbonear. His special friends Angus (Madeline) of Corner Brook and Sim (Maxine) of St. John’s. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his daughter Margaret, parents Asaph and Julia, brothers Stedman, William, Ralph, Asaph Jr. and Jerry, sisters Jessie May and Zelpha, mother-in-law Irene, brother-in-law George and sister-in-law Olive. Visitation will take place from the Holy Cross Anglican Church in Daniels Harbour today, Saturday, June 9th, 2007 where also the funeral will take place on Sunday, June 10th, 2007 at 2 p.m. with Rev. James Beaton officiating, with the interment to follow at the family plot of the Church cemetery. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guest book or send condolences please visit our website www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
“Forever In Our Hearts”

INURNMENT SERVICE
MOSHER, William G.

On May 30, 2007 an inurnment service, by invitation only, was held for the late William G. Mosher at the Townsite Cemetery. Rev. Clayton Parsons officiated and the soloist was Bride Melindy. The poem “Crossing the Bar” was read by Maxine Reardon. The service was under the direction of Country Haven Funeral Home.


Monday, June 11, 2007

DEATHS

MATTHEWS, VERA MAY
Stephenville Crossing, NL
(formerly of Robinsons)
February 26, 1928 - July 7, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Vera May Matthews announce her passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Friday, June 8, 2007 at the age of 80 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband: John Matthews, Stephenville Crossing; stepdaughters; Maureen (Paul) Wells, Corner Brook, June (Edward) Wilkinson, Spruce Grove, AB; Jacqueline (Doug) Allen, Victoria  B.C., Stepsons; Max Matthews (Rita Pretzlaff) Whitecourt, AB, Derrick Matthews (Caroline), Fort McMurray, AB, Daughter-in-law, Jean Legge, Ontario; Grandchildren: Tracy Legge, Stephen Legge, Fort McMurray and Chad Legge, St.George's; Step grandchildren; Andrew, Shannon, Richard, Sheryl, Jason, Matthew, Joshua, Karlie, Jessica, and Jonathan; sisters: Shirley (Stan) Puddester, St.John's, Pat (Dave) Burgess, Falmouth, NS and brother: Leonard Willis, Fogo as well as a large number of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her first husband Ernest Legge; daughter: Dale Legge: son: Wayne Legge; her parents: Elijah and Ada Willis; brothers: Clayton, Mark and Ron; sister: Rita Crocker. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, West Street, Stephenville Crossing on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, June 12, 2007 at 2 p.m. from St.George's Anglican Church, Robinsons with Rev. Stewart officiating. Internment will follow at the Anglican Cemetary in Robinson's. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Janeway Children's Hospital. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donationmay be made by visiting our website  www.fillatre.ca     Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.

YOUNG, Stella Elizabeth
Rocky Harbour, NL
November 30, 1931 - June 9, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Stella Young announce her passing on Saturday, June 9, 2007 at the Bonne Bay Hospital in her 75th year. She will be sadly missed by her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brother, sister, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William and parents Albert and Mary. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Rocky Harbour today, Monday where also the funeral service will take place on Tuesday at 2 p.m. with Canon Olsson officiating. Interment to folow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guestbook or send condolences visit www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
"Forever in our Hearts"


Tuesday, June 12, 2007

DEATHS

MURPHY, George Thomas
Trenton, Nova Scotia

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we announce the passing of George Thomas Murphy, of 22 Caroline Street, Trenton. In the loving arms of his wife of 46 years, George passed peacefully on Sunday, June 10, 2007 in the Palliative Care Unit in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in Pasadena, NL, September 19, 1932, he was a son of the late Lawrence and Sarah (Duncan) Murphy. George was always happy to lend a hand to anyone and gave everything he ever had to his family and friends. He was happiest when he was in the company of his beloved grandchildren. They always made him smile.
In his early years, he served in the RCAF as an engineer mechanic and then moved on to the Eastern Provincial Airways. George then owned and operated his own business in Pasadena until moving to Trenton.
George leaves behind his wife Myra (Pelley) Murphy, Trenton; sons: Dean (Stacey), New Glasgow; Dale, French River; Danny (Debbie), Stellarton; Darin, Milford, NS; Dwayne, Alberta; daughters: Joanne (George) Russell, Fort St. John, BC; Tina (Tony) Nixon, Edmonton, Alberta; grandchildren: Jeffrey and Jenelle, Devin, Connor and Dawson, Justin, Sabrina and Dylan, Megan and Thomas; chosen granddaughter Shannon; sisters: Loretta Foote, Madeline Whiffen and Phyllis Whalen, Pasadena, NL; Helen (Bill) Stentaford, Deer Lake, NL; brother: Jerry (Flo) Murphy, Pasadena, NL; as well as many cherished nieces, nephews and good friends. George was predeceased by his beloved son David Patrick and father-in-law Clifford Pelley. The family will be welcoming friends on Tuesday, June 12 from 7-9 p.m. in the R.H. Porter Funeral Home, New Glasgow, from where funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 13 with Mrs. Jessie Johnson. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery, Merigornish. Family flowers only. Donations may be made in memory of George to the Aberdeen Palliative Care Society.
“I have fought the good fight.
I have finished the race.
I have kept the faith.”
11 Timothy 4:7

MATTHEWS, Vera May
Stephenville Crossing, NL
(Formerly of Robinson’s)
October 18, 1926 - June 8, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Vera Matthews announce her passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Friday, June 8th, 2007 at the age of 80 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband: John Matthews, Stephenville Crossing; stepdaughters: Maureen (Paul) Wells, Corner Brook, June (Edward) Wilkinson, Spruce Grove, AB, Jacqueline (Douglas) Allan, Victoria, BC; stepsons: Max (Rita Pretzlaff) Matthews, Whitecourt, AB, Derrick (Caroline) Matthews, Fort McMurray, AB; daughter-in-law Jean Legge, ON; grandchildren: Tracy Legge, Stephen Legge, Fort McMurray, and Chad Legge, St. George’s; step-grandchildren: Andrew, Shannon, Richard, Cheryl, Jason, Matthew, Joshua, Karli, Jessica, Jonathon and Laura; sisters: Shirley (Stan) Puddester, St. John’s, Pat (Dave) Burgess, Falmouth, NS and brother: Leonard Willis, Fogo, as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her first husband Ernest Legge; daughter Dale Legge; son: Wayne Legge; her parents: Elijah and Ada Willis; brothers: Clayton, Mark and Ron; sister: Rita Crocker. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, West Street, Stephenville Crossing on Sunday, 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. and on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, June 12th at 2:00 p.m. from St. George's Anglican Church, Robinson’s with Rev. Stewart Bellows officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery in Robinson’s. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Janeway Children’s Hospital. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.

CURNEW, James (Godfrey)
Stephenville Crossing

It is with great sadness that the family of the late James (Godfrey) Curnew announce his passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre, Stephenville Crossing on Sunday, June 10, 2007 at the age of 86 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Maggie and one son, Joe (Vean) Curnew of Jeffrey’s; one daughter, Harriet Bennett of Barachois Brook; one brother, Con (Marie) of Toronto; one sister, Jeanie Minor of Stephenville Crossing; three grandchildren: Vaughn, Sheldon and Sheridan; five great-grandchildren: Graham, Hilary, Desiree, Danika, Dakota; and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his brother, Charlie Sharpe; sister, Dolly; and parents, James and Ann. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Stephenville Crossing on Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, June 13th at 10:00 a.m. at Assumption Parish, Stephenville Crossing, with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Brook Street, Stephenville Crossing.

ANTHONY (PENNELL), Elsie May
1915 - 2007

After a brief illness, Elsie ANTONY passed away peacefully on the 15th of March 2007 in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Born on Woods Island, Bay of Islands, 9 June 1915 to John Pennell and Mary Ellen Barnes and married to John Anthony in 1937. She embarked on many moves throughout her career with the Newfoundland Government. Predeceased by her parents: brother; Les Pennell, and husband John. Survived and sadly missed by her only daughter Linda, husband Ron Blank, granddaughter Deborah, great-granddaughter Kalia, in Nanaimo, and special family and friends in Newfoundland. Elsie, also known as Mary, moved to Nanaimo in 2002. Her constant companion Sam Shihtsu will sorely miss her treats and company. She kept busy: sometime babysitter for Kalia, knitted 200 caps for newborns and blankets for the Nanaimo Hospital and an avid reader. Although Elsie enjoyed the weather in Nanaimo, her heart will always be in Newfoundland. She eagerly awaited her Western Star. Elsie appreciated the frequent updates from Lavinia and Emmaline. A special good-bye to childhood friend Angeline. No flowers, please. Donations appreciated to the O’Connell Centre, DVA Unit. Remembrance held in Nanaimo. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 14th at 2:00 p.m. from Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue. Rev. Nellie Thomas officiating. Interment to follow next to her beloved John at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Wednesday, June 13, 2007

DEATHS

SHEPPARD, Rendell U.
Lark Harbour, NL
July 6, 1949 - June 11, 2007

Passed peacefully away at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, June 11th RENDELL SHEPPARD at the age of 57 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Roslyn, sons: Dion (Lori), Lark Harbour, Denny (Leah) Fort McMurray, Billy-Joe (Wanda), Corner Brook, mother Marjorie Sheppard, Lark Harbour, sisters: Shirley Lidstone (Wayne), Joan Ledrew (Donald), Fort McMurray, brother Darren (Kim), Lark Harbour, grandchildren: Shelby, Cameron & Kerry, mother-in-law Mary Childs, step-children: Dennis Kendell (Jennifer), Halifax, Dale Kendell, Bradford, ON, Trina Kendell (Chuck), Edmonton; step-grandchildren: Dayna, Denise, Craig, Ethan, as well as a large circle of nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father William Sheppard & brother Larry Sheppard. The funeral service will be held Thursday, June 14th at 11:00 a.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating followed by the interment at the Church Cemetery. Friends may visit St. James Church Tuesday 7-9 p.m. & Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses – Lark Harbour Clinic. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

CROCKER, Leonard Thomas
Corner Brook, NL
March 9, 1925 - June 11, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Leonard Thomas Crocker announce his passing on Monday, June 11th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 82 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Margaret (nee Dove), children: Marie (Frank) Comeau, Bob (Betty), Laura (Calvin) Wheeler, Debbie Noble, Chris (Diana), Jacqueline and Kim (Jerry) Oxford, grandchildren: Darlene, Paul, Cherie, Christopher, Stephen, Kelly, Christa, Ryan and Brandon, step-grandchildren: Monica and Trevor, five great-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren, brother-in-law Douglas (Neta) Dove and sister-in-law Mildred Elliott. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Andrew and Laura and daughter Marion. Cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral home, 4 St. Mark’s Avenue on Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 14th at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cathedral with the Very Rev. Michael Rice officiating. Interment to follow at the Townsite Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca
“May you cast a long line wherever you may be."


Thursday, June 14, 2007

DEATHS

HAROLD, JEAN (nee HULL)
Formerly of Corner Brook

The family of the late Jean Harold regret to announce her passing in Barrie ON at the age of 78 years. Left with fond and loving memories are her devoted daughter Peggy (Greg) Vassair, with whom she resided; grandson Richard (Leah) Vassair; great-granddaughters Taylor and Jadyn Vassair: two sisters Joan (Fred) Barter, Alma (Frank) Guy, both of Pasadena, one brother Fred (Joan) Hull, three sisters-in-law Marion Hull,  Mary Hull, and Una (Archie) Young, one brother-in-law William Hilliard all of Corner Brook. Predeceased by her husband Reginald Harold: Parents, Andrew & Ethel Hull, sister Ruth Hilliard, brothers William, ( & sister-in-law Annie), Victor Hull & Gordon Hull. Cremation has taken place and her wishes have been honored for her organs to be used for donation and research. Messages of sympathy may be sent to: Mr. & Mrs. Greg Vassair, 206 Hurst Dr. Barrie, ON. L4N 8K8.

CROCKER, LEONARD THOMAS
Corner Brook, Nl
March 9, 1925 - June 11, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Leonard Thomas Crocker announce his passing on Monday, June 11th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 82 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Margaret (nee Dove), children: Marie (Frank) Comeau, Bob (Betty), Laura (Calvin) Wheeler, Debbie Noble, Chris (Diana), Jacqueline and Kim (Jerry) Oxford, grandchildren: Darlene, Paul, Cherie, Christopher, Stephen, Kelly, Christa, Ryan and Brandon, step-grandchildren: Monica and Trevor, five great-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren, brother-in-law Douglas (Neta) Dove and sister-in-law Mildred Elliott. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Andrew and Laura and daughter Marion. Cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 14th at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cathedral with the Very Rev. Michael Rice officiating. Interment to follow at the Townsite Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca
"May you cast a long line wherever you may be."

SHEPPARD, RENDELL U.
Lark Harbour, NL
July 6, 1949 - June 11, 2007

Passed peacefully away at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, June 11th Rendell Sheppard at the age of 57 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Roslyn, sons: Dion (Lori), Lark Harbour, Denny (Leah) Fort McMurray, Billy-Joe (Wanda), Corner Brook,  mother Marjorie Sheppard, Lark Harbour, sisters: Shirley Lidstone (Wayne), Joan Ledrew (Donald), Fort McMurray, brother Darren (Kim), Lark Harbour, grandchildren: Shelby, Cameron & Kerry, mother-in-law Mary Childs, step-children: Dennis Kendell (Jennifer), Halifax, Dale Kendell, Bradford, ON, Trina Kendell (Chuck), Edmonton; step-grandchildren: Dayna, Denise, Craig, Ethan, as well as a large circle of nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father William Sheppard and brother Larry Sheppard. The funeral service will be held Thursday, June 14th at 11:00 a.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour, Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating followed by the interment at the Church Cemetery. Friends may visit St. James Church Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses - Lark Harbour Clinic. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

OSBOURNE, SCOTT PEARCE
Cox's Cove, NL
October 27th, 1942 - June 13th, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Scott Osbourne announce his passing on Wednesday, June 13th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 64 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Julie (nee Park), children: Todd (Linda), Lisa Park, Sueann (Roddie) Loder and Nancy (Dale) Tulk, grandchildren: Aaron, Andrea, Mitch and Leah, sisters: Nellie Matchett, Lorraine (Bob) Burton and Ada (Phillip) Park, brother Joe (Nellie). As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Josiah and Dorcas, son Timothy and granddaughter Kayla. Friends may visit St. Nicholas' Anglican Church, Cox's Cove on Thursday and Friday from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 16th at 2:00 PM with Rev. Joan Coles officiating. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

PERRIER, MARGARET B. (nee LeROUX)
Stephenville
Margaret B. Perrier (nee LeRoux)
passed away at her residence on June 13, 2007. Predeceased by her husband, John P. and her children, Gerald Eileen, Lillian and Patricia. Left to mourn are her sons, Bill (Jackie) of St. George's, Cletus (Mary Lou) of Avondale, three daughters, Teresa (Kevin) Brennan, Edna and Verna, all of Stephenville, as well as her grandchildren, Terry (Sissy), Brenda (Jim), Ronalda (Clayton), Greg, Kevin, Wanda, Shawn (Erin), Allan (Donna), Lori (Roger), Wayne (Michelle), Kelly (Aiden), Gary and Sheldon (Angela), three great-grandchildren: Robyn, David and Melanie. Resting at Russell's Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, June 16th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen's Parish, West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. No flowers by request, donations may be made in her memory to St. Stephen's Parish Memorial Fund.


Friday, June 15, 2007

DEATHS

OSBOURNE, SCOTT PEARCE
Cox's Cove, NL
October 27th, 1942 - June 13th, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Scott Osbourne announce his passing on Wednesday, June 13th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 64 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Julie (nee Park), children: Todd (Linda), Lisa Park, Sueann (Roddie) Loder and Nancy (Dale) Tulk, grandchildren: Aaron, Andrea, Mitch and Leah, sisters: Nellie Matchett, Lorraine (Bob) Burton and Ada (Phillip) Park, brother Joe (Nellie). As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Josiah and Dorcas, son Timothy and granddaughter Kayla. Friends may visit St. Nicholas' Anglican Church, Cox's Cove on Thursday and Friday from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 16th at 2:00 PM with Rev. Joan Coles officiating. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

MALLAY, MARY MARGARET (Nee JONES)
Passed peacefully away at the Placentia Health Care Centre on June 13th, age 90 years. Formerly of Petite Forte, she resided at the Gateway Residence in Dunville for the past four years. Predeceased by her husband Jack, mother Jane, brothers: Leo, Peter, Mike, Tom and sister Cecilia. Leaving to mourn special friends: Loretta Healey and Mary Mallay of St. John's, as well as a large circle of nephews and nieces. Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia. Visitations to take place on Thursday  7-9, Friday 2-5 and 7-9. Mass of Christian burial to be held on Saturday, June 16, 11:00 a.m at St. Anne's Church, Dunville. Interment to follow at Fr. Dermot McGettigan Cemetery, Southeast Placentia. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. Please visit www.mahersfuneralhome.ca to sign the memorial guest book.


Saturday, June 16, 2007

DEATHS

CHIPMAN, ANITA VIOLET (nee HUNTER)
1947 - 2007
Anita Violet Chipman (Hunter)
of Calgary, AB passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 14, 2007 at the age of 59 years, surrounded, comforted and supported by her family. Anita is survived by her loving husband Lloyd; children Sylvia Taylor (Kirk), Frances Joncic (John), and Stewart Chipman (Natasha); mother Lily Hunter, brother Rex Hunter (Dorothy) and sister Sandra Hardy; her six cherished grandchildren – Sadie, Genavieve, Maeve and Delia Joncic and Hazel and Tessa Taylor. She also leaves to mourn many other family members and friends. Anita was predeceased by her father Thomas Hunter, her brother-in-law Reg Hardy and her special niece Sandy Hunter.
Anita was born in Salvage, NF and arrived in Calgary in August 1969 to marry Lloyd. She proudly raised her three children until they had all entered school after which she decided to continue her dental career. Anita was employed by Drs. Peter Chan and Paul Chow until she was diagnosed with cancer in the summer of 2000. She spent her remaining years loving her family (particularly her grandchildren), and enjoying her wonderful friends. Anita was under the compassionate care of Dr. Karen Valentine and the “Medical Daycare” Staff at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. Her family would like to thank her many friends who supported her with telephone calls and visits during Anita’s difficult time. A special thank you goes out to Dr. Karen Valentine and her staff, as well as Isabella Vandal, caregiver. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., Calgary, AB) on Monday June 18, 2007 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Celebration of Anita’s Life will be held at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church (1121 - 14th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada, #310, 1682 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V61 4S6 Telephone (toll-free): 1 (866) 547 – LIFE (5433), www.canadahelps. org/GivingPages/GivingPage.aspx?gpID=617     Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com     In living memory of Anita Chipman, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Calgary, AB T3G 2T3 Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

MOORE, DONALD MICKEY
(Formerly of Corner Brook)

Passed away in Sebastopol California on June 15, 2007, age 80 years. Leaving to mourn sons David, Kevin and daughter Sharon, brother Kevin (Marie), sisters Amy (Victor) Bjelajac and Anne Marie. Predeceased by parents Michael and Mary Moore, the children’s mother, Barbara and brothers and sisters including Bill, Jimmy, Doreen and Barbara. Cremation has taken place in California.

MERRIGAN, ANTHONY E.
Passed away peacefully at the Health Sciences Centre in St. John’s on June 9th, 2007, Anthony (Tony) Merrigan of Buchans, in his 60th year. Predeceased by father, James and sister, Eleanor. Leaving to mourn with loving memories: his wife of 30 years, Joan; son, David (Charlyn); daughter, Vicki (Andrew) Schofield; his mother, Beatrice; two brothers: Jim (Bessie), Terry (Clairette); three sisters: Catherine O’Reilly (Terry), Theresa Rowsell (Glenn), Pauline Shields (David); many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Thank you to the staff of CCU, Health Sciences Centre. Cremation has taken place and a family service has been held. Donations in Tony’s memory may be made to the charity of one’s choice.


Monday, June 18, 2007

DEATHS

BYRNE, AGNES
7 Johnson Avenue
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Agnes Byrne announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Sunday June 17, 2007 at the age of 91 years. She will be sadly missed by four sons: Kevin Byrne (Shirley Lee) of Kippens, Michael Byrne of Stephenville, Patrick (Patricia) Byrne of Kippens, Thomas Byrne (Kathleen Jean) of Stephenville, her niece, Sister Bride Budgell of St.John’s, seven grandchildren: Tanya, Kimberly, Corey, James, Nikita, Colin, Natasha, five great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, James S. Byrne. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday, June 19th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Parish, West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetary, Hansen Highway, Stephenville.

CHIPMAN, Anita Violet (nee Hunter)
1947 - 2007
Anita Violet Chipman (Hunter)
of Calgary, AB passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 14, 2007 at the age of 59 years, surrounded, comforted and supported by her family. Anita is survived by her loving husband Lloyd; children Sylvia Taylor (Kirk), Frances Joncic (John), and Stewart Chipman (Natasha); mother Lily Hunter, brother Rex Hunter (Dorothy) and sister Sandra Hardy; her six cherished grandchildren – Sadie, Genavieve, Maeve and Delia Joncic and Hazel and Tessa Taylor. She also leaves to mourn many other family members and friends. Anita was predeceased by her father Thomas Hunter, her brother-in-law Reg Hardy and her special niece Sandy Hunter.
Anita was born in Salvage, NF and arrived in Calgary in August 1969 to marry Lloyd. She proudly raised her three children until they had all entered school after which she decided to continue her dental career. Anita was employed by Drs. Peter Chan and Paul Chow until she was diagnosed with cancer in the summer of 2000. She spent her remaining years loving her family (particularly her grandchildren), and enjoying her wonderful friends. Anita was under the compassionate care of Dr. Karen Valentine and the “Medical Daycare” Staff at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. Her family would like to thank her many friends who supported her with telephone calls and visits during Anita’s difficult time. A special thank you goes out to Dr. Karen Valentine and her staff, as well as Isabella Vandal, caregiver.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., Calgary, AB) on Monday June 18, 2007 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Celebration of Anita’s Life will be held at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church (1121 - 14th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada, #310, 1682 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V61 4S6 Telephone (toll-free): 1 (866) 547 – LIFE (5433), www.canadahelps. org/GivingPages/GivingPage.aspx?gpID=617     Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com     In living memory of Anita Chipman, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Calgary, AB T3G 2T3 Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

CASHIN, NINA I. (nee Crocker)
Corner Brook, NL
May 23rd 1923 - June 16th 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Nina Cashin announce her passing on Saturday, June 16th, 2007 at the age of 84 years. Predeceased by her husband William, October 1, 2006; parents: Wallace and Clara Crocker and two infant sisters. Left to mourn: only daughetr Kitty (Leonard Kelly); four sons: Richard (Valda), Michael (Mary). Jack (Linda) and Pat (Mary Louise); grandchildren: Paula (Carl Kennedy), Mary (Dwayne White), Richard (Erin) Cashin, Trina Cashin, Patrick Cashin, Jamie Barnes (Tracy) and step grandson Robert Tobin and great grandchildren; sister: Verna (Roy Barrett); two special nephews; Irvine Barrett and Gordon (Paulette) Barrett; sisters-in-law: Dorthoy Gorton, Texas USA and Mary (Pat Pasquier), Tenn. USA; brother-in-law: John (Marina Cashin); special friends: Majorie Rowsell, Isabelle Barry and Charolette O’Brien; special care-givers: Linda and Geraldine; special companions: Skip and Billy as well as numerous cousins, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Sunday and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 pm. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, June 19th at 10:30 AM from Sacred Heart Church, Curling. Fr. Bernard Buckle officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetary. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of ones choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.filatre.ca


Tuesday, June 19, 2007

DEATHS

DORMODY, KEVIN
Corner Brook, NL
August 15, 1932 - June 18, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Kevin Dormody announces his passing on Monday, June 18, 2007 at the age of 74. Predeceased by his parents Daniel and Anne Dormody, two brothers Stephen and Jim, and one sister Angela Musseau. He will be sadly missed by his sisters, Nora (Harold) Harper, Kentville NS, Bridget Eldridge, Bobcaygeon ON, Sheila Bennett, Corner Brook, NL, one brother Eric Dormody, Corner Brook, NL, great niece Natasha Lee, Corner Brook, NL and his dog Oreo. He will be missed by all his nieces and nephews and friends. Visitation will take place from Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Tuesday, June 19th from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, June 20th at 10:30 am from Our Lady Star of the Sea in Benoit’s Cove. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish. The family guest book may be signed though our website www.fillatre.ca

BENOIT, ANNIE MAE
Marches Point

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Annie Mae Benoit announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Saturday, June 16, 2007 at the age of 82 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Emmanuel and ten sons, Percy (Helen) of Nova Scotia, Brendon (Blanche) of Marches Point, Joachim (Bonnie) of New Brunswick, Claude (Yvette) of Prince Edward Island, Cornelius (Joyce) of Marches Point, Rex (Nicole) of Manitoba, Jeff (Pamela) of Manitoba, Kevin (Doreen) of Marches Point, Roddie (Dawn) of Nova Scotia, Douglas (Lillian) of Prince Edward Island, four daughters, Winnie (Gerard) of Sheaves Cove, Joànna (Steven) of Nova Scotia, Sheila (Lyle) of Manitoba, Sandra (Richard) of Nova Scotia, one brother, Pat (Bernice) Benoit of Nova Scotia, two sisters: Margaret Young of Corner Brook, Madonna (Jim) Bruchert of Red Brook and a large circle of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her daughter, Wanita, two sons, Richard and George, grandson, Gerard Jeffery Jesso Jr., granddaughter, Kali Dawn Benoit. Friends may call at Our Lady of the Cape Parish, Cape St. George on Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, June 21st at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady of the Cape Parish, Cape St. George with Father Edmund Camacho officiating. Interment will take place at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Marches Point. As expressions of sympathy, flowers accepted or donations to the Canadian Lung Association would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell’s Funeral Home, Stephenville.


Wednesday, June 20, 2007

DEATHS

JANES, ANNIE MADELINE
Deer Lake, NL
February 3, 1932 - June 18, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Annie Janes announce her passing on Monday, June 18th, 2007 at the Health Science Centre, St. John’s at the age of 75. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband: Charlie Janes; sons: Jerry (Lou), Halifax, Donald (Patricia), Deer Lake, David (Ethel), Fox Trap; grandchildren: Michael, Mark, Jason, Sean, Desmond and Darren; great grandchildren: Megan and Melanie; sisters and brothers: Amanda Tulk, Gwen Dennis, Hounsell Neal and Newman Neal, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her parents Henry and Margaret Neal. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake today, Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 21st at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul’s United Church, Rev. Dr. Tony Newell officiating. Interment to follow at the Deer Lake Interdenominational cemetery, Wight’s Road. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations maybe made to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

BUTLER, POWELLUS RAY
Trout River, NL
May 2, 1927 - June 19, 2007

Passed peacefully away at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on Tuesday, June 19th, 2007 in his 80th year, Powellus Ray Butler. He was born May 2nd, 1927 to Margaret and George Butler. Powellus worked most of his life as a fisherman and a carpenter. He had great friends and family members whom he loved dearly. He would always light up everyone’s day with his humor and charm. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. He has left to mourn four sons: James (Marilyn), Donald, Malcolm (Pauline) and Benjamin (Jenetta); four daughters: Brenda (Christopher), Connie (Ira), Debbie (boyfriend Kenny) and Trudy; 23 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; brother, George (Jenetta); sisters: Ivy (Harvey) and Classie; also favorite nephew, Claude; along with a large number of family and friends. Powellus was predeceased by his wife, Frances; son, Richard; parents, George and Margaret; brothers: Carl, Ben and Garfield; sisters: Alfreda, Gouldie and Bridie; daughter-in-law, Sandra Butler. The family will be receiving family and friends from the Salvation Army Church in Trout River, as of today, Wednesday, June 20th, 2007, from where also the funeral service will take place on Friday, June 22nd, 2007 at 2 p.m. with Major Patey officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot of the church cemetery in Trout River. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake, NL. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolences, please visit our webpage at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
“Forever In Our Hearts”

STONE, RUBY
Ruby G. Stone
86, of Moncton and formerly of Corner Brook, NL, passed away peacefully at the Moncton Hospital on Sunday, June 17, 2007, with her loving family at her side. She had been living in Riverview/Moncton for the past six years. Born in Clarenville, she was the daughter of the late B. Ronald and Nellie F. (Churchill) Blackmore. After leaving Memorial University, Ruby passionately taught Elementary School in Belle Island and Corner Brook, for 30 years. Upon her retirement from the Newfoundland Teachers Association in June 1975, she became a dedicated volunteer of the Western Memorial Hospital Auxiliary until her move to Moncton in 2000. She was a member of St. Philip’s Anglican Church, Moncton and St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Corner Brook. Ruby will be sadly missed by her daughter Karen VanIderstine (Paul), Moncton; the loves of her life, her grandchildren Meghan, Todd and Kelly, Moncton; brother Walter Blackmore, NL; sister Eleanor Prieser, Florida; sisters-in-law: Kay Blackmore, Alberta, Annie Webb, Massachusetts. Many loved nieces and nephews throughout Canada and the United States and her network of close friends in Corner Brook. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband F. Bruce Stone (1992); brothers: Lester, Raymond, Tony and Doug; sister Carol. Funeral Service at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, 25 Main St. Corner Brook on Saturday, June 23, 2007, 2 p.m. Reverend Michael Rice officiating. Refreshments to be served following the service. Interment, Mount Patricia Cemetery. In Ruby’s memory, donations to Friends of the Moncton Hospital or the Western Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Corner Brook, would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (506) 858-1995 and Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Ave. Corner Brook, (709) 634-0077.


Thursday, June 21, 2007

DEATHS

MEANEY, ALICE FRANCES
41 St. George’s Avenue
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Frances Meaney announce her passing at her residence on Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at the age of 74 years. She will be sadly missed by her four children: Lawrence (Roma) Meaney of St. John’s, Carmelita (Dan) Courtney of Conception Bay South, Gary Meaney (Jeanie) of Stephenville, Alicia Meaney of Stephenville; five brothers: Bernard (Margaret) Callahan of Shearstown, John (Roweena) Callahan of Winnipeg, Manitoba, James Callahan of Bay Roberts, Edward Callahan of St. John’s, Brian Callahan of Spaniard’s Bay; four sisters: Mary (Leo) Delaney of Stephenville, Patricia Hearn of Harbour Grace, Helen (Cecil) Russell of Bay Roberts, Donna Callahan of Harbour Grace; three grandchildren: Grant Courtney, Cara Courtney, Travis Meaney and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Lawrence Meaney; her parents, James and Annie Callahan; brother, Michael Callahan; sister, Carmelita Smith. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Saturday, June 23rd at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen’s Parish, West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville.

CHILDS, LEAH
Ramea, NL
September 30, 1930 - June 19, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Leah Childs announce her peaceful passing at her family residence in Ramea on Tuesday, June 19th, 2007 at the age of 76 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and precious memories: husband James; daughters: Lillian (Russell) Hatcher, Pasadena, Diann Childs, Ramea; son Bruce (Norma) Childs, Ramea; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister Mary (Harry) Hare, Ramea, along with a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her infant daughter Pamela, infant son James, parents Adolphus and Mary Pink and brothers and sisters. Friends may visit St. Boniface Anglican Church in Ramea all day Thursday and Friday morning, from where the Funeral Service will take place on Friday, June 22nd at 2:00 p.m. Reverend George Childs officiating. Interment will follow from the Anglican Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. Boniface Anglican Church. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

TIPPLE, EDNA
Tipple, Edna
, 72, passed away suddenly on Monday June 18, 2007 at the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Georges Brook NL, she was the youngest child of the late John and Delilah (Bailey) Ploughman. Edna Ploughman Corkum Tipple of Corner Brook, NL. was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Edna lived on Scott’s Bay Road NS for 43 years before moving back to Corner Brook. Edna was a very loving and caring person who was liked by all who knew her. She will be sadly missed by her husband Clayton, Corner Brook NL; son Timothy (Elizabeth) Corkum, Scott’s Bay Road; daughters Lorraine (Weldon) Dickson, Napan NB, Joan (Graham) Cluff, Blomidon; step sons, Scott (Pamela) Tipple, Halls Harbour, Sheldon (Claudette) Tipple, Paradise; NL; seven grandchildren, six step grandchildren, one great grandchild. She will also be missed by brother, Colin Ploughman in Scotland; sisters Deborah Taverner, London ONT., Beulah Florio, New Jersey, U.S.A.; Effie Hodder, Georges Brook, NL., Mae (Milford) Corkum, Port Williams, Georgina (Dolly) (Delbert) Benedict, Canning; many nephews and nieces; sisters in law, Mercedes Corkum, New Minas, Thelma Corkum, Scott’s Bay Road, Hildred Mills, Halifax, Olive (Edward) Barrett, Bay Roberts NL. and many close friends. She was predeceased by her first husband Boyd Corkum; daughter Julia; an infant son; brothers, Bernard, Ben, Eric, Edwin and Ralph Ploughman; sister, Doris Warren; brothers in law, Clayton, Harry and Richard Corkum, Charles Mills, Raymond Tipple; sisters in law, Leona MacInnis, Theresa Corkum, Muriel Corkum, Caroline Tipple. Visitation for Mrs. Tipple will be held from 2-4p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday June 21 from the H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, 5 Leverett Ave., Kentville (902-678-2151) From where a funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday June 22, with Mr. Gordon Hazelwood and Mr. Eric Lockhart officiating. Burial will take place in Scott’s Bay Cemetery, Scott’s Bay. Flowers greatly accepted. Donations in Edna’s memory may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Canada or to a charity of one’s choice. Private condolences to the family may be sent via e-mail to: lindsayfunerals@ns.aliantzinc.ca

JANES, ANNIE MADELINE
Deer Lake, NL
February 3, 1932 - June 18, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Annie Janes announce her passing on Monday, June 18th, 2007 at the Health Science Centre, St. John’s at the age of 75. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her husband: Charlie Janes; sons: Jerry (Lou), Halifax, Donald (Patricia), Deer Lake, David (Ethel), Fox Trap; grandchildren: Michael, Mark, Jason, Sean, Desmond and Darren; great grandchildren: Megan and Melanie; sisters and brothers: Amanda Tulk, Gwen Dennis, Hounsell Neil and Newman Neil, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her parents Henry and Margaret Neil. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake today, Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 21st at 2:00 p.m. from St. Paul’s United Church, Rev. Dr. Tony Newell officiating. Interment to follow at the Deer Lake Interdenominational cemetery, Wight’s Road . As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations maybe made to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca


Friday, June 22, 2007

DEATHS

STONE, RUBY G.
Ruby G. Stone
86, of Moncton and formerly of Corner Brook, NL, passed away peacefully at the Moncton Hospital on Sunday, June 17, 2007, with her loving family at her side. She had been living in Riverview/Moncton for the past six years. Born in Clarenville, she was the daughter of the late B. Ronald and Nellie F. (Churchill) Blackmore. After leaving Memorial University, Ruby passionately taught Elementary School in Belle Island and Corner Brook, for 30 years. Upon her retirement from the Newfoundland Teachers Association in June 1975, she became a dedicated volunteer of the Western Memorial Hospital Auxiliary until her move to Moncton in 2000. She was a member of St. Philip’s Anglican Church, Moncton and St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Corner Brook. Ruby will be sadly missed by her daughter Karen VanIderstine (Paul), Moncton; the loves of her life, her grandchildren Meghan, Todd and Kelly, Moncton; brother Walter Blackmore, NL; sister Eleanor Prieser, Florida; sisters-in-law: Kay Blackmore, Alberta, Annie Webb, Massachusetts and Mima Blackmore, Gander, NL; many loved nieces and nephews throughout Canada and the United States and her network of close friends in Corner Brook. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband F. Bruce Stone (1992); brothers: Lester, Raymond, Tony and Doug; sister Carol. Funeral Service at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, 25 Main St. Corner Brook on Saturday, June 23, 2007, 2 p.m. Reverend Michael Rice officiating. Refreshments to be served following the service. Interment, Mount Patricia Cemetery. In Ruby’s memory, donations to Friends of the Moncton Hospital or the Western Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, Corner Brook, would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (506) 858-1995 and Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Ave. Corner Brook, (709) 634-0077.

MAYNARD, KATHERINE
Norris Point, NL
Feb 6th 1944 - June 20th 2007

Passed peacefully away at the Bonne Bay Health Centre on Wednesday June 20th 2007 at the age of 63 Years: Katherine Maynard. She will be sadly missed by her loving family: Husband Victor, Daughters Patsy (Darrell) of Alberta, Vicki (Albert) of Embree. Her Sons George (Debbie) of Corner Brook, Roger (Nancy) of Saskatchewan and Todd (Mo) of Alberta. Her 8 grandchildren. Her Mother Mrs. Rebecca Saunders of Deer Lake. Brothers Arthur Madore of Deer Lake, and William of Ontario. Her Sisters Anita and Mary (Reg) both of Ontario. Her mother-in-law Mrs. Elizabeth Maynard of Norris Point. Katherine was predeceased by her son Rick, and her daughter Kathy. The family is receiving family and friends from the Church of the Good Shepherd in Norris Point today, Friday June 22, 2007 and Saturday morning June 23, 2007. Where also the funeral service will take place from on Saturday June 23rd 2007 at 2 pm with Rev Canon John Olsson officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery in Norris Point. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be gratefully accepted. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
“Forever in our Hearts“

CHILDS, LEAH
Ramea, NL
September 30, 1930 - June 19, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Leah Childs announce her peaceful passing at her family residence in Ramea on Tuesday, June 19, 2007 at the age of 76 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and precious memories: husband James; daughters: Lillian (Russell) Hatcher, Pasadena, Diann Childs, Ramea; son Bruce (Norma) Childs, Ramea; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister Mary (Harry) Hare, Ramea, along with a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her infant daughter Pamela, infant son James, parents Adolphus and Mary Pink and brothers and sisters. Friends may visit St. Boniface Anglican Church in Ramea all day Thursday and Friday morning, from where the Funeral Service will take place on Friday, June 22nd at 2:00 p.m. Reverend George Childs officiating. Interment will follow from the Anglican Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. Boniface Anglican Church. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

POWERS, JAMES HERBERT
Stephenville
World War II Veteran
September 5, 1918 - June 21, 2007
James H. Powers
passed peacefully away on June 21, 2007 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 88 years. He leaves to mourn his son, Carter (Judy); his precious grandsons: Brent and Todd; great-grandson, Alexander; Lynn Butt, mother of Brent and Todd; brothers: Chester, Bill; sisters: Dorothea Skinner, Myrtle (George) Kennedy; brother and sisters-in-law: Ross Bennett, Bertram and Verna Swain, Dorothy Swain. He will be missed by his nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Vivian; parents, Bernard and Sarah Powers; sisters: Marie Bennett, May Marshall; brother, Fraser Powers; brothers-in-law: John Baggs, Harold Marshall, William Swain; sisters-in-law: Ann, Jane and MaGretta Powers and Sarah Mildred Swain; parents- in-law, Ambrose and Gertrude Swain. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place on Monday, June 25th at 2:00 p.m. at the First United Church, St. Clare Avenue, Stephenville with Minister Mr. Calvin Hillyard representing the United Church. Interment will take place at the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, flowers accepted or donations to the First United Church, Stephenville, would be greatly appreciated.


Saturday, June 23, 2007

DEATHS

SCHWARTZ, ETHEL BLANCHE (nee DEWEY)
Deer Lake, NL
December 31st, 1909 - June 21st, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ethel B. Schwartz announce her passing on Thursday, June 21st, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age of 97 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons: Harold (Phyllis), Deer Lake, Leonard (Barbara), St. John’s, Bernard (Marie), Deer Lake and John (Beverly), St. John’s; 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Eva Schwartz, Springdale and brother-in-law Hubert Butler, Sarnia. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Samuel, son Edward, daughter-in-law Patricia, parents Samuel and Sussahanna Dewey, brother Fred, sisters Anne and Theresa. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Saturday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, June 24th at 2:00 p.m. from Emmanuel Pentecostal Church with Pastor Terry Snow officiating. Interment to follow at the Deer Lake Interdenominational Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers 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

MAYNARD, KATHERINE
Norris Point, NL
Feb 6th 1944 - June 20th 2007

Passed peacefully away at the Bonne Bay Health Centre on Wednesday, June 20th, 2007 at the age of 63 years, Katherine Maynard. She will be sadly missed by her loving family: husband Victor, daughters Vicki Maynard (Albert) of Embree, Patsy Rumbolt (Darrell) of Alberta, her sons George Gale (Debbie) of Corner Brook, Roger Gale (Nancy) of Saskatchewan and Todd Gale (Mo) of Alberta, her 8 grandchildren, her mother Mrs. Rebecca Saunders of Deer Lake, brothers Arthur Madore of Deer Lake and William of Ontario, her sisters Anita and Mary (Reg), both of Ontario. Her mother-in-law Mrs. Elizabeth Maynard of Norris Point. Katherine was predeceased by her first husband George Gale, son Rick Gale, and her daughter Kathy Gale. The family is receiving family and friends from the Church of the Good Shepherd in Norris Point on Saturday morning June 23, 2007, where also the funeral service will take place from on Saturday, June 23rd, 2007 at 2 p.m. with Rev Canon John Olsson officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery in Norris Point. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be gratefully accepted. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence, please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
“Forever in our Hearts“

WALSH, ROSALEEN (nee BYRNE)
Corner Brook, NL
January 25th, 1935 - June 22nd, 2007

Today we mourn the passing of a beautiful lady. Together we celebrate her life. On Friday, June 22nd, 2007 Rosaleen Walsh (nee Byrne) peacefully passed away at the age of 72 years, in her home, surrounded by her loving family. Rosaleen leaves to mourn her husband James and her 11 children: Brian Walsh, Joanne Brake (Wayne), Rosalind McCarthy (Brent), Jim Walsh (Sandra), Paul Walsh, Maxine Tapp, Sean Walsh, Wayne Walsh, Tony Walsh, Michelle Walsh (Murray) and Trudy Walsh (Robert). Rosaleen was blessed with 13 grandchildren whom she held close to her heart. They are Eliot Walsh, Theresa and Kenneth Walsh (Donna), Jason Walsh, Samantha McCarthy, Sarah Walsh, A.J. Brake, Shane Walsh, Sabrina Tapp, Matthew McCarthy, Brittney Colson (Liz), Leah Walsh and Liam Jones. Rosaleen’s beloved family includes her sister Theresa Murphy (Dennis), Rita McGregor (Gary), and brothers Bernard Byrne (Mary) and Joseph Byrne (Marie) and their families. Rosaleen is predeceased by her parents Patrick and Mary (Callahan) Byrne, siblings Lena Humphries (William), Marie Byrne, Harry Byrne (Agnes), William Byrne and niece Denise Humphries. Visitation was held at Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Friday from the hours of 7-9 p.m. The mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, June 23rd at 2:00 p.m. from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue with Father Joseph Gash officiating. Cremation will follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. The interment will take place on Monday, June 25th at 11:00 a.m. from Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Most Holy Redeemer Parish, the Lung Association or to a 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

Mass of Christian Burial
WISEMAN, Gerald Joseph

For the late Gerald Joseph Wiseman, at the Holy Rosary Church in Pasadena, NL, on Wednesday, June 27, 2007 at 7:00 p.m., with interment to follow at the Humber Valley Cemetery.


Monday, June 25, 2007

DEATHS

MURPHY, Edward
Mountain View Home
(formerly of Pasadena, NL)
Feb. 8th, 1942 - June 22nd, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edward Murphy announce his passing on Friday, June 22nd at the W.M.R. Hospital in Corner Brook in his 65th year. He will be sadly missed by his family, sisters: Joan (Jack Kinsley) of Arkansas, Mary (Abe Currie) of Labrador City and Amelia (Calvin George) of Pasadena, his brother: Michael (Ruby) of Ontario. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and his friends at Moutain View Home in Meadows. He was predeceased by his parents Edward and Eleanor Murphy, Sister Andrea Murphy and Brother Lawrence Murphy. The Visitation took place from Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church in Pasadena on Sunday June 24th 2007. Where also the funeral Mass of Christian Burial will trake place on Monday June 25th 2007 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Grace officiating with the interment to follow at the church cemetary in Pasadena. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guestbook or send a message of Condolance please visit our website at www.ParsonsFuneralHome.com
“Forever in our hearts.”

WISEMAN, Gerald Joseph
Mass of Christian Burial For the late Gerald Joseph Wiseman, at the Holy Rosary Church in Pasadena, NL, on Wednesday, June 27, 2007 at 7:00 p.m., with interment to follow at the Humber Valley Cemetery.

PIKE, Harley W.
Woody Point, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harley Pike announce his passing on Friday, June 22nd, 2007 at the DVA Unit of the J.I. O’Connell Centre, Corner Brook at the age of 85 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his 2 sons: Don (Gillian) Pike and Bob (Lovaine) Pike both of Wales, England; grandchildren: Mark, Deborah, Stephen, Gary and Helen as well as numerous great-grandchildren; special friend Rita Crocker, Woody Point; brothers: Clayton Pike, Glenburnie and Donald (Gladys) Pike, Woody Point; sisters: Mildred (Fred) Martin, Dorothy (Jim) Martin both of Woody Point and Marie Tulk, Florida USA; sister-in-law Sadie Pike, Hawkes Bay. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wives Lena and Gwendolyn, parents Norma and Matilda Jane, brothers Donald, Joe and Cornelius and sister Bessie Kennedy. Visitation will be held at the Church of the Epiphany, Woody Point on Sunday and Monday from where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 26th at 2:00 PM with Rev. Marilyn Moore officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Funeral arrangements 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

CULLIHALL, Keith Maxwell
Deer Lake, NL
Oct. 26th, 1946 - June 23rd, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Keith Cullihall announce his passing on Saturday, June 23rd 2007 at the W.M.R. Hospital in his 60th year. He will be sadly missed by his mother Marie. His children Kellie Cullihall, Sean Cullihall and Christopher Hillier, grandaughter Kiera Nichols, brother Lloyd, sister Maureen Grandy. Former spouse and friend Beatrice Green, Christopher’s mother Carmel Reid and special friend Hetaher Symonds. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. he was predeceased by his father Maxwell. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, Today, Monday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place from the Anglician Church in Deer Lake on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Meade officiating. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Stephenville Animal Shelter 709-643-2811. To sign the guestbook or send condolences visit www.ParsonsFuneralHome.com

PIERCEY, Kevin Rowe
St.George’s, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Kevin Rowe Piercey announce his passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Saturday June 23, 2007 at the age of 68 years. he will be sadly missed by his loving wife Helen (nee Harview). He adored his three children: Gail (Paul), Harry (Renee), Mark (Frances Ann), his grandchildren were the true love of his life: Christopher, Jonathan A., Samantha, Mark Jr., Jonathan P., Joshua, Tyler, devoted step-mother, Alice, very close sisters: Ruby (Ted), Shirley (Adrian), Gloria, Betty (Hughie), Lousie (Derek), brothers: Wallace, Reg and very special sister-in-law, Patsy, very special brother-in-law, Glenn, brother-in-law Claytie (Fanny), sister-in-law, Eva (Joe), brother-in-law, Bill (Marg), best friends: Marg & Melvin, Phonse & Lillian, many precious nieces, nephews and many extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Arch, mother, Louise, parents-in-law, Willie & Catherine, infant daughter, Gail, infant grandson Trevor, sister, Nettie. Visitation took place at St.Joseph’s Parish, St. George’s on Sunday. Funeral Service took place on Monday June 25th at 10:00 a.m. at St.Joseph’s Parish, St.George’s. Cremation took place after the funeral service. Funeral arrangements were under the supervision of Russell’s Funeral Home & Crematorium, Stephenville.
God now has his own personal Chef!

WALSH, Rosaleen (nee Byrne)
Corner Brook, NL
January 25th, 1935 - June 22nd, 2007

Today we mourn the passing of a beautiful lady. Together we celebrate her life. On Friday, June 22nd, 2007 Rosaleen Walsh (nee Byrne) peacefully passed away at the age of 72 years, in her home, surrounded by her loving family. Rosaleen leaves to mourn her husband James and her 11 children: Brian Walsh, Joanne Brake (Wayne), Rosalind McCarthy (Brent), Jim Walsh (Sandra), Paul Walsh, Maxine Tapp, Sean Walsh, Wayne Walsh, Tony Walsh, Michelle Walsh (Murray) and Trudy Walsh (Robert). Rosaleen was blessed with 13 grandchildren whom she held close to her heart. They are Eliot Walsh, Theresa and Kenneth Walsh (Donna), Jason Walsh, Samantha McCarthy, Sarah Walsh, A.J. Brake, Shane Walsh, Sabrina Tapp, Matthew McCarthy, Brittney Colson (Liz), Leah Walsh and Liam Jones. Rosaleen’s beloved family includes her sister Theresa Murphy (Dennis), Rita McGregor (Gary), and brothers Bernard Byrne (Mary) and Joseph Byrne (Marie) and their families. Rosaleen is predeceased by her parents Patrick and Mary (Callahan) Byrne, siblings Lena Humphries (William), Marie Byrne, Harry Byrne (Agnes), William Byrne and niece Denise Humphries. Visitation was held at Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Friday from the hours of 7-9 p.m. The mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, June 23rd at 2:00 p.m. from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue with Father Joseph Gash officiating. Cremation will follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. The interment will take place on Monday, June 25th at 11:00 a.m. from Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Most Holy Redeemer Parish, the Lung Association or to a 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

PAYNE, Violet Lena (nee Head)
Rocky Harbour, NL
Nov. 19th 1935 - June 22nd 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Violet Lena Payne daughter of Ambrose and Phoebe announce her passing on Friday June 22nd, 2007 at the W.M.R. Hospial in her 71st year, She will be sadly missed by her loving husband of 49 years Gerald son of harvey and Olive Payne. Her children Gerald (Glenda) or PEI, Phoebe McKenzie (Craig) of Rockey Harbour, Marshall (Donna) of Ontario and Andrea (Preston) Parsons of Halifax, eight grandchildren Jamie, Natasha (Ben), Tristan, Gerry (Courtney), Melanie (Peter), Marshall Jr., Joshua and Candance. Three great-grandchildren, Cress, Jade and Sophie, two sisters, Ella (Roland) Freake of Joe Batts Arm and Beryl (Garland) Keefe of St.John’s, one brother Harold Head of St.John’s. also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her brothers Harvey and Bill Head. Visitation took place from the Jehovah Witness Hall in Rocky Harbour on Saturday evening abd Sunday where also funeral service will take place on Monday at 3:00 p.m. with Mr. Terry Drover officiating. Interment to follow. Flowers or donations to the Watch Tower are gracioulsy accepted. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. To sign the questbook or send condolences visit www.ParsonsFuneralHome.com
“Forever in our Hearts”

KING, Willis James
St.Fintans, NL
August 4th, 1925 - June 24th, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Willis King announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Sunday, June 24th, 2007 at the age of 81 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Elsie King (nee: Francis); sons: Glenn, Dean, Sean (Lori), Gary (Corinne), Wayne (Sharon), Craig (Wanda), Paul, Larry (Darlene), Terry, Bob (Marlene), Jack (Norma), Jim, Joe (Janet), Malcolm (Lorraine); daughters: Tammy, Sandra (Brian) Whalen, Debbie (Rob) Underwood, Karen (Jim) Clark, Barb (Craig) Thompson, Mary (Eugene) Snow, Ivy (Charlie) MacPherson, Violet, Monica (Tom) Hilliard; 43 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren; brothers: Louis, Eddy, Francis, Joe; sisters: Malinda Quilty and Zeta, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by his parents James and Mary King; brothers: Raymond and Walter; sister: Margaret Barry; son: Phonse Renouf; grandson: Terrance Chaulk. Friends may visit St. Columcille Roman Catholic Church in St. Fintan’s on Monday from 7-9:00 p.m. and on Tuesday from 2 - 9:00 p.m. A Prayer Vigil will be held at St. Columcille Roman Catholic Church in St. Fintan’s on Tuesday, June 26th at 7:00 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 P.M. Peter MacKey officiating. Interment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Highlands. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.


Tuesday, June 26, 2007

DEATHS

MACDONALD, Alice Jane
John’s Beach

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Jane MacDonald announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Sunday, June 24, 2007 at the age of 65 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband of 47 years, William; sons: Kenneth of Frenchman’s Cove, William Jr. (Tracy) of John’s Beach, Eric (Sandra) of Ottawa, Brendon (Paula) of Corner Brook; daughters: Wanda (Tim) of Curling, Michelle (Cyril) of Corner Brook; grandchildren: Alicia, Brad, Kevin, Victoria, Dennis, Kayla, Jennifer, Chad; brothers: Bill (Bernice) of Corner Brook, Wayne (Eileen) of John’s Beach, Rodney (Elaine) of Benoit’s Cove, Ronald of John’s Beach; sister, Joan (Willis Hickey) of John’s Beach; mother, Eileen Park of John’s Beach. She was predeceased by her father, Stanley Park and brothers: Ralph and Murdock. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Tuesday, June 26, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday, June 27, 2007 from 10 a.m. - 12 Noon. The funeral service will take place at St. Ambrose Anglican Church, John’s Beach on Wednesday, June 27 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Nellie Thomas officiating. Interment at the church cemetery, John’s Beach. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to St. Ambrose Anglican Church. The family guestbook can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

PIKE, Harley W.
Woody Point, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harley Pike announce his passing on Friday, June 22nd, 2007 at the DVA Unit of the J.I. O’Connell Centre, Corner Brook at the age of 85 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his 2 sons: Don (Gillian) Pike and Bob (Lovaine) Pike both of Wales, England; grandchildren: Mark, Deborah, Stephen, Gary and Helen as well as numerous great-grandchildren; special friend Rita Crocker, Woody Point; brothers: Clayton Pike, Glenburnie and Donald (Gladys) Pike, Woody Point; sisters: Mildred (Fred) Martin, Dorothy (Jim) Martin both of Woody Point and Marie Tulk, Florida USA; sister-in-law Sadie Pike, Hawkes Bay. As well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wives Lena and Gwendolyn, parents Norma and Matilda Jane, brothers Donald, Joe and Cornelius and sister Bessie Kennedy. Visitation will be held at the Church of the Epiphany, Woody Point on Sunday and Monday from where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 26th at 2:00 PM with Rev. Marilyn Moore officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Funeral arrangements 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

KING, Willis James
St. Fintans, NL
August 4th, 1925 - June 24th, 2007
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Willis King announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Sunday, June 24th, 2007 at the age of 81 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Elsie King (nee: Francis); sons: Glenn, Dean, Sean (Lori), Gary (Corinne), Wayne (Sharon), Craig (Wanda), Paul, Larry (Darlene), Terry, Bob (Marlene), Jack (Norma), Jim, Joe (Janet), Malcolm (Lorraine); daughters: Tammy, Sandra (Brian) Whalen, Debbie (Rob) Underwood, Karen (Jim) Clark, Barb (Craig) Thompson, Mary (Eugene) Snow, Ivy (Charlie) MacPherson, Violet, Monica (Tom) Hilliard; 43 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren; brothers: Louis, Eddy, Francis, Joe; sisters: Malinda Quilty and Zeta, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by his parents James and Mary King; brothers: Raymond and Walter; sister: Margaret Barry; son: Phonse Renouf; grandson: Terrance Chaulk. Friends may visit St. Columcille Roman Catholic Church in St. Fintan’s on Monday from 7-9:00 p.m. and on Tuesday from 2 - 9:00 p.m. A Prayer Vigil will be held at St. Columcille Roman Catholic Church in St. Fintan’s on Tuesday, June 26th at 7:00 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 P.M. Peter MacKey officiating. Interment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Highlands. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.


Wednesday, June 27, 2007

DEATHS

MACDONALD, Alice Jane
Frenchman’s Cove

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Jane MacDonald announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Sunday, June 24, 2007 at the age of 65 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, her husband of 47 years, William; sons: Kenneth of Frenchman’s Cove, William Jr. (Tracy) of John’s Beach, Eric (Sandra) of Ottawa, Brendon (Paula) of Corner Brook; daughters: Wanda (Tim) of Curling, Michelle (Cyril) of Corner Brook; grandchildren: Alicia, Brad, Kevin, Victoria, Dennis, Kayla, Jennifer, Chad; brothers: Bill (Bernice) of Corner Brook, Wayne (Eileen) of John’s Beach, Rodney (Elaine) of Benoit’s Cove, Ronald of John’s Beach; sister, Joan (Willis Hickey) of John’s Beach; mother, Eileen Park of John’s Beach. She was predeceased by her father, Stanley Park and brothers: Ralph and Murdock. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Tuesday, June 26, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday, June 27, 2007 from 10 a.m. - 12 Noon. The funeral service will take place St. Ambrose Anglican Church, John’s Beach on Wednesday, June 27 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Nellie Thomas officiating. Interment at the church cemetery, John’s Beach. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to St. Ambrose Anglican Church. The family guestbook can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

WHITE, Elizabeth M.
Stephenville Crossing

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Elizabeth M. White announce her passing at her residence in Stephenville Crossing on Monday, June 25, 2007 at the age of 86 years. She will be sadly missed by seven sons: Bernard White of Oshawa, Ontario, Ralph (Sheila) White of Mississauga, Ontario, Dave (Stella) White of Stephenville Crossing, Frank (Sandra) White of Maberly, Ontario, Charlie (Denise) White of Oakville, Ontario, Robert White of St. John’s, Wayne White (Jill) of St. John’s, five daughters: Dina (Mervin) Rioux of London, Ontario, Bertha (Cecil) Rioux of Stephenville Crossing, Rosemary (Claudio) Rosada of Toronto, Ontario, Irene White (René) of Toronto, Ontario, Bernice (Tim) Alexander of Bradford, Ontario, two brothers: William (Priscilla) White of Cold Brook, Aloysius (Liz) White of Cold Brook, two sisters: Margaret White of Cold Brook, Bridget (Dale) Beights of California, USA, 21 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, William David White, daughter, Joyce Farewell, granddaughter, Kimberly Ann Farewell, daughter-in-law, Anne White. Friends may call at Russell’s Funeral Home, Station Road, Stephenville Crossing on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, June 28th at 10:00 a.m. from Assumption Parish, Stephenville Crossing with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Brook Street, Stephenville Crossing. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made in her memory to a charity of one’s choice.

Mass of Christian Burial
For the late MADELINE THERESA SOLO (nee Grant) Sept. 2, 1926 - Oct. 27, 2006 Will be held at the Holy Redeemer Church on Mt. Bernard Ave. on Friday, June 29th at 10:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery.

LECOURE, Gordon
TeaCove Road
West Bay

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gordon LeCoure announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville on Monday, June 25, 2007 at the age of 63 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Mary Peggy; his four children: Gordie LeCoure, Clayton LeCoure, both of Prince Edward Island, Donna LeCoure, Shannon Gale, both of Cambridge, Ontario; three stepchildren: Wanda Jesso of Ship Cove, Cecil Jesso of Piccadilly, Darren Jesso of Ship Cove; four brothers: Raymond LeCoure of Abraham’s Cove, Ronnie LeCoure of Three Rock Cove, Joe LeCoure of Digby, Nova Scotia, Bernard LeCoure of Tea Cove, West Bay; six sisters: Theresa Snook of Prince Edward Island, Genevieve Smith of Lourdes, Rita Trettner of USA, Laverne Retieffe of Nova Scotia, Patricia Oldford of Bonavista, Viola Willems of Ontario; 15 grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Mary LeCoure. Visitation took place on Tuesday from 4-9 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Lourdes. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Lourdes with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, West Bay. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell’s Funeral Home, Stephenville.

VATCHER, Oscar Calvin
Dec. 17. 1934 - June 26, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Oscar Calvin Vatcher announces his passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday June 26th at the age of 72 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, sons: Derek Vatcher. James (Levina) Vatcher, Murray (Moreen) Vatcher; daughter: Deborah (Garry) Janes; grandchildren: Lisa (Bobby) Davis, Jamie (Sarah) Vatcher, Cory (Amy) Janes, Stacey Janes, Michael Vatcher, Michelle Vatcher, Kelsey Vatcher; great grandchildren: Kaitlyn, Tristen and Jessica Davis; mother of his children: Majorie; brothers: Clayton (Evangaline), Norman (Leila), Gerald (Marlene), Raymond (Darlene); sisters: Ivy (Austin) Rideout, Barbara (Henry) O’Neill, Addie (Terry) Clarke, Valarie (Woodrow) Dyke; and numerous nieces and nephews. he was predeceased by his parents, William (May 10th, 1980) and Vera May (Januray 7th, 1987). Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, June 28, 2007 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place at First United Church, Park St. on Friday, June 29th 2007 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Pat. melindy officiating. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. The family guestbook can be signed or donations made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca


Thursday, June 28, 2007

DEATHS

JONES, Lloyd Gerald
Lark Harbour, NL
April 12, 1947 - June 27, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lloyd Jones announce his passing at his family residence in Lark Harbour on Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 at the age of 60 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Sheila; sons: Stephen (Vanessa) and Kenneth (Christa); grandsons: Tristan and Reece; brothers: Fred, Gus (Caroline), Pat (Joy) and Hughie; sisters: Eileen, Hilda (Melvin), Doris (Edward), Melinda (Ross), Gladys, Pauline (Nat), Sylvia (Larry), Una and Madonna; brothers-in-law: Michael (Elaine) Beverley and Curtis (Donna) Beverley; sisters-in-law: Joyce Diamond and Mary Jones, as well as a large circle of family members and friends. Predeceased by parents: Joseph and Dorothy Jones; brothers: Bill, Kevin, Reg and Gerald; parents-in-law: Gordon and Charlotte Beverley. Friends may visit St. James Anglican Church in Lark Harbour on Thursday and Friday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m., from where the Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, June 30th at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery. Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. James Anglican Church or the VON Lark Harbour Clinic. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

WHITE, Brenda Dorothy
McIvers, NL
June 26, 1953 - June 27, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Brenda White announce her passing on Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 54 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories: her husband: Thomas White, McIvers; six children: Connie Hoyles, Corner Brook, Carolann White, McIvers, Stephanie White (John), Benoits Cove, Dean White, McIvers, Robbie White, McIvers and Brenda Targett (George), Corner Brook; three precious grandchildren: Brady Targett, Kaylee and Austin White; brothers and sister: Ted Park (Cindy), Karen Pitcher (Ralph) and Rex Park, all residing in McIvers; special nieces and nephews: Neil, Brock, Charmaine, Janet and Colby; as well as a large circle of brothers and sisters-in-law, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her parents James and Maxine Park. Friends may visit The Anglican Church of the Epiphany, McIvers on Thursday evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 30th at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of ones choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

Mass of Christian Burial
For the late MADELINE THERESA SOLO (nee GRANT) Sept. 2, 1926 - Oct. 27, 2006 Will be held at the Holy Redeemer Church on Mt. Bernard Ave. on Friday, June 29th at 10:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery.


Friday, June 29, 2007

DEATH

JONES, Lloyd Gerald
Lark Harbour, NL
April 12, 1947 - June 27, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lloyd Jones announce his passing at his family residence in Lark Harbour on Wednesday, June 27th, 2007 at the age of 60 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories wife Sheila; sons: Stephen (Vanessa) and Kenneth (Christa); grandsons: Tristan and Reece; brothers: Fred, Gus (Caroline), Pat (Joy) and Hughie; sisters: Eileen, Hilda (Melvin), Doris (Edward), Melinda (Ross), Gladys, Pauline (Nat), Sylvia (Larry), Una and Madonna; brothers-in-law: Michael (Elaine) Beverley and Curtis (Donna) Beverley; sisters-in law: Joyce Diamond and Mary Jones, as well as a large circle of family members and friends. Predeceased by parents: Joseph and Dorothy Jones; brothers: Bill, Kevin, Reg and Gerald; parents-in-law: Gordon and Charlotte Beverley. Friends may visit St. James Anglican Church in Lark Harbour on Thursday and Friday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m., from where the Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, June 30th at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery. Reverend Nellie Thomas officiating. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. James Anglican Church or the VON Lark Harbour Clinic. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation made by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca


Saturday, June 30, 2007

DEATHS

HUTCHINGS, WINNIE M. (nee BRAKE)
Rocky Harbour, NL
December 8th, 1939 - June 28th, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Winnie Hutchings announce her passing on Thursday, June 28th, 2007 at the Bonne Bay Hospital in her 67th year. She will be sadly missed by her two sons, David (Susan) and Robert (Doris) both of Brampton, Ontario, one daughter Colleen (Dwayne) White of Rocky Harbour, six grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Robyn, Brittany, David and Kelly, one brother Charlie (Nellie) of Rocky Harbour, brother-in-law Marvin Leawood of New Chelsea, sisters, Geneva (Terry) Wight of Rocky Harbour, Bess (Bill) Kennedy of Norris Point, Bertha (Robert) Young of New Chelsea, Susan (Jim) Wight of Brampton, Ontario, Christine (Jim) Welsh of Rocky Harbour. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Frailen, parents Chesley and Violet, sister Annie, niece Marina, great-nephew Brandon, mother and father-in-law Seymore and Moriah Hutchings. Visitation will take place from St. Matthews Anglican Church in Rocky Harbour today Saturday and Sunday where also funeral services will take place on Monday, July 2nd, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. with Canon Olsson officiating with the interment to follow at the family plot. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations are graciously accepted. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. To sign the guest book or send condolences please visit our website www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
“Forever in Our Hearts”

McHUGH, JOSEPH FIRMIN “CHARLIE”
Corner Brook, NL
Sept 20th, 1929 - June 29th, 2007

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Firmin McHugh announce his passing on Friday, June 29th, 2007 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 77 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his loving wife Joan (nee Maynard) of 54 years; his children that he adored: Susan (Bill) Priestly, Smithville, Ont., Eric (Eileen), Bracebridge, Ont., Don (Diane), Welland, Ont., Mark (Leslie), Oakville, Ont., Mike (Dianne), Burlington, Ont., Sonja, Cormack, Bill (Gail), Burlington, Ont., and Gord (Heidi), Oakville, Ont., his treasured grandchildren: Douglas, Thomas, Krithia, Vanessa, Aindrea, Joel, Rebecca (Matthew) Eusey, Carrie-Lyn, Robert, Trevor, Patrick, Amanda, Kyle, Ryan, Blair, Carly, Thomas, David, Mark, Amy, Tyler, Mitchell, Aaron, Nolan and Ethan, sisters and brothers: Dorothy Boyle, Grand Falls - Windsor, Sister Mary McHugh, St. John, NB, Edward (Aggie), New Brunswick and Eric (Betty), Grand Falls - Windsor, sister-in-law Mary E. McHugh, Oakville, Ont., special niece Barbara (Vic) Gill, Grand Fall - Windsor. As well as a wide circle of precious nieces, nephew, great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers Dermit, Tom and Jack, sister Bridget, parents Johanna (nee Aylward) and John McHugh, son-in-law Dave Companion, in-laws: Maria (nee Galliott) and John Maynard, Gerald, Donald, Kathleen and Madonna. Friends may visit Fillatre’s Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark’s Avenue on Sunday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 PM. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, July 2nd at 2:00 PM from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue with Father Ambrose Hynes officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador in the name of his grandson Mark Companion in Firmin’s memory. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

HARVEY, RITA (nee PUMPHREY)
1920 - 2007

Passed peacefully away in Toronto, Rita Harvey (Pumphrey) on June 27, 2007. Leaving to mourn her husband Chester Harvey and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents John and Anastasia Pumphrey, brother Michael F. Pumphrey and sisters Patricia MacInnis, Ellen Power and Elizabeth Gillis. Funeral Mass took place at St. Andrews Church in Rexdale on June 29, 2007 followed by cremation.

DELANEY, JENNA MARIE
Age 20 years

It is with great sadness we acknowledge the passing of Jenna Marie Delaney on June 28, 2007 at her home in Truro, Nova Scotia after a courageous battle with cancer. Jenna was born November 3, 1986 in Stephenville, Newfoundland to Brian and Jean (Perrier) Delaney. Jenna graduated from CEC High School in Truro, Nova Scotia in 2005 with Honors with Distinction. She received several scholarships, including the prestigious Canadian Millennium Scholarship recognizing her significant scholastic achievements as well as her leadership and contribution to the community. She was Student Council President at CEC in 2004-2005. She completed one year at St. Francis Xavier University and was working for the University in physics research when she became ill. Jenna was very passionate about the Arts, and was a regular participant at the Truro Music Festival where she won numerous awards including the Caldwell-Roach Shield and Festival Award for Best Solo in Musical Theatre. She was chosen to represent Truro in the Provincial Music Festival where she was the provincial winner for Musical Theatre. Jenna achieved Grade 8 Honors in the Royal Conservatory of Music in voice. She sang for many charitable events including Christmas Daddies in 1994 and the local Arthritis Telethon. She was a member of the Truro Figure Skating Club and excelled in her artistic ability winning the Margo Anderson memorial award for Outstanding Artistic Skate. She was an active dancer in Nova Scotia having competed in numerous provincial competitions and attained her BATD qualification as a dance instructor. She was a member and choreographer of the St. Francis Xavier Dance Team and was teaching dance to a junior dance team at the time of her illness. She performed for three years in the annual CEC musicals, including the lead role in a memorable performance of “A Chorus Line” in her grade 12 year. Jenna was an outstanding person in every way and touched the lives of so many in her very short but fulfilling life. Her memory will live on forever in our hearts. Jenna is survived by her parents, Brian and Jean (Perrier) Delaney; brothers, Briant and Colin; sister, Catherine; grandparents, Jerome and Marie Delaney, Stephenville, Newfoundland and Edward and Marie Perrier, St. George’s, Newfoundland as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and very close friends to numerous to mention. Visitation will be held at Immaculate Conception Church, 669 Prince St., Truro on Sunday July 1, 2007 from 2-4 & 7-8 pm followed by a very special celebration of Jenna’s life including a prayer service, music and words of remembrance at 8 pm at the church. The funeral will take place the following day on Monday, July 2, 2007 at 11:00 am at the same location followed by a reception in Campbell Hall in the church. There will be a private burial on Tuesday, July 3, 2007. A memorial service will take place in Stephenville, Newfoundland at St. Stephen’s Church on Monday, July 2, 2007 at 11:00 am followed by a reception at the Knights of Columbus Club. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Colchester Regional Hospital or the Canadian Cancer Society/Foundation of your choice would be appreciated. On line condolences may be sent to our website at www.colchestercommunity.com

 

 

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