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The Western Star Newspaper
June 2012

 

ANSTEY, Mildred
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mildred Anstey announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Thursday, June 7th, 2012 at the age of 78 years. She leaves to mourn her loving children, Jerry Anstey of Stephenville and her daughter, Madonna (Hardy) Greenham of Twilingate, NL, three sisters: Nellie Earl of Summerford, Ettie LeDrew of Gander, Rowena Penney of Ontario. Also leaving to mourn is her granddaughter, Candace and a large circle of relatives and friends. Visitation will take place on Monday, June 11th from 7-9 pm at Russell's Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive in Stephenville. Friends may sign the online guest book by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

BENNETT, Robert Joseph
It is with great sadness that the family of the Late Robert Joseph Bennett announce his passing on June 27, 2012 at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville, NL at the age of 81 years. He leaves to mourn his children: Sylvia Gabriel, Raymond Sheppard, Marjorie Bennett (Gilbert), Odell Pittman (Edward), Shirley Bennett, Alexander Bennett, Sandra Hickey (Nicholas), Marina Bennett (Bradley); 14 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; brother Richard Bennett (Noreen); sister Olive Chabot as well as a large circle of other family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Alexander & Gertrude Benoit; wife Susan, son Michael, grandson Joshua and brothers: Raymond, Ronald and Roy. Visitation will take place from St. Ann's Chapel in Flat Bay on Friday from 7 - 9 p.m. from where the Funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Gerard Patry officiating. Interment will follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Flat Bay. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be 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    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.

BLANCHARD, Mona Marie
Born In: McIvers, Newfoundland, Canada
Born: October 16th, 1933
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 21st, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mona Marie Blanchard announce her passing on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility at the age of 78 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories: husband Rodney; daughters: Dale (Wallace) Park, McIvers and Judith (Marvin) Wells, Cox's Cove; sons: Rick (Daphne) Blanchard, McIvers, Ken (Debbie) Blanchard, Cox's Cove, Carl (Angela) Blanchard, Brampton ON and Michael (Tina) Blanchard, McIvers; son in law Wade Pack, Hermitage; brothers: John Organ, Norris Point and Bill (Eva) Organ, AB; sisters: Minette (Victor) White, ON, Pearl Davidson, ON, Francis (Howard) Thomas, NS and Audrey Samson, Gander; grandchildren: Paulette (Lloyd), Wally (Brenda), Robby (Mandy), Shawna (Steve), Sandra (Mitchell), Mandy, Paula (Chad), Dianna (Jamie), Zachary, Erica, Laura, Lisa, Rodney and Kayla; great grandchildren: Nathan, Kaitlyn, Holly, Noah, Rachel, Braydon, Sarah, Cassy, Hannah, Daniel and Jayde; special card buddy Elvie Park; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents John and Dora Organ, daughters Marie and Arlene, son Gary, sister Beatrice, brother Bryant, brothers-in-law Peter Davidson and Albert Samson. Friends may visit The Epiphany Anglican Church, McIvers, on Friday 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Sunday, June 24 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Malcolm Palmer officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or a donation may be made to the Epiphany Anglican Church. The family guestbook may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

BLANCHARD, Regina
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Regina Blanchard announce her passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre in Stephenville Crossing on Sunday, June 24, 2012 at the age of 87 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband Ron of 66 years and two children that she raised, Alma Taylor of Ottawa and Michael Blanchard (Trudy McLean) of Barachois Brook, two brothers: Raymond (Jen) White of Badger, Bill Madore of Corner Brook, three sisters: Thelma (Donald) LeCoure of Shallop Cove, Emily Hepburn of London, Ontario, Stella (Lloyd) Bravo of St. Hubert, Quebec, 4 grandchildren: Melanie Taylor of Ottawa, Shawn Taylor of Ottawa, Cody Blanchard of Barachois Brook, Morgan Blanchard of Barachois Brook, 1 great-grandson, Nathan Taylor of Ottawa and sisters-in-law, Eileen White of St. George's, Muriel White of New Brunswick and very special friends, Arlene Blanchard, Sharron Rose and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Nathaniel White and Stella Bennett, sisters, Gladys (Stanley) Rose, Edith White, Alma White, Ellie White, brothers, Walter White, Kevin White, brother-in-law, Ed Hepburn. Friends may call at St. Joseph's Parish in St. George's on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday, June 28th at 2: 00 p.m. at St. Joseph's Parish, St. George's with Interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Shallop Cove. Friends may sign the online guest book at www.rus sellsfuneralhome.ca

BRAKE, Bertram G.
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 1st, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bertram Brake announce his passing on Friday, June 1st, 2012 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 76. Bert was just recently inducted into the Newfoundland and Labrador Hockey Hall of Fame, the Player category, and was due to receive the honor on June 9th, 2012. Leaving to mourn his ever devoted children: Lynn Brake, Lori Veitch (John), and Peter (Bobbie) Brake; daughter-in-law: Juanita Brake; three grandsons: Drew Hynes (Krista), Adam and David Brake; as well as many relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Isobel; son Bert Jr.; grandsons: Nathan and Shaun Brake; son-in-law: Ed Hynes; parents: Frederick and Melissa Brake; sister: Maxine and brothers: Frederick and Melbourne. Granting his wishes, cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Saturday evening, 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 4th at 11:00 A.M. at St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, Park Drive. The interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery, with Reverend Roberta Woodman officiating. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

BRAKE, John Donald
Born In: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 20th, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late John Brake announce his passing on Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 68 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his companion, Myra Shears; daughters: Janet (David Pardy), Lisa (Ken Reid), Cindy (Rod Targett) and Susan Shears (Nathan Smith); sons: John (Linda) and Stephen Shears; grandchildren: Adam (Macilla), Gregory (Mallory), Samantha, Allyssia (Alex), Jessica (Wayne), Stephen, Brayden, Courtney, Madison and Jasmine; brother: James Brake (Phyllis); sister: Margaret Taylor; special friend: Heather Bell; feline friend, Annie; as well as nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Foster and May Brake; brother-in-law: Kevin Taylor; niece, Norma Brake; parents-in-law: Richard and Violet Hounsell. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. and on Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon. The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 22nd at 2:00 p.m. from St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church , Park Drive with the interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Reverend Roberta Woodman officiating. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Michael and All Angels Church PA System. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

CALDER, Dr. Colin Michael Stewart
Dr. Colin Michael Stewart Calder
passed away on June 15th, 2012, aged 84, at his home in Burgeo. Leaving to mourn his wife, Ann, son David, daughter Jill and three grandchildren, Michael, Danielle and Christopher and many relatives and friends.

CASHIN, Theresa Marie (nee Dempsey)
July 4, 1933 - June 21, 2012
Passed peacefully away on June 21, at James Peyton Memeorial Hospital in Gander, Theresa Marie Cashin (Dempsey) at age 78. Leaving to mourn, with fond and loving memories, are children: Trudy (Bill) Broderick, Jim (Kathy), Bill, Philomena (Dwight) Lane, Jerry (Denise), Susan (Kevin) Goulding, thirteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Also leaving to mourn are sisters: Bridget Kelly, Ellen Swan and Jose Agustino, brother Donald Dempsey, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Theresa was pre-deceased by husband William, sisters: Monica Howard, Annie Reeves and brother David Dempsey. Funeral service to take place on Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 2:00 pm from Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Gambo, followed by internment at Gambo RC Cemetary. Service officiated by Father Tom Duffenais and Deacon Mike Timmons. In her memory, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society, the Gambo R.C. Parish Cemetary Fund or flowers are graciously accepted. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Pritchett's Funeral Home, Gambo. To send messages of condolence please visit www.pritchettsfuneralhome.com   Visitation to take place on Saturday, June 23 from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm and Sunday, June 24 from 10 am to 1 pm.
My task is done - the gates are pass'd and heaven is won.

COLLINS, Audrey
Born: November 21st, 1927
Passed on: June 29th, 2012

Passed peacefully away on Friday, June 29, 2012 at her home in Curling, Audrey Collins at the age of 84 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughters: Sandra (Pat) Hackett and Donna (Randy) Grant; grandsons: Mark (Sherri) Hackett and Rodney (Judy) Hackett; great-grandchildren: Nathan, Hailey and Cole Hackett; sister Sophia Barrett (John McCarthy); brother-in-law Robert Collins; sisters-in-law: Lucy Duffanies and Ruth Walters; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband John Collins, parents John and Frances Allen, parents-in-law Ernest and Lilly Anne Collins, sisters Lilly (Herb) Porter, Eva (John) Leggo, Winnie (Hayward) Hilliard, Nina (Thomas) Rock, Mariah (Richard) Young and Lena (Cameron) Simms, brothers Robert (Mary) Allan and John w. (Marion) Allan. Friends visited Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service was held on Monday, July 2 at 2:00 p.m. from Curling Memorial United Church with Rev. Clayton Parsons officiating. Interment followed at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made 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

COOK, John (Jack)
Passed in: Stephenville
Passed on: June 23rd, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jack Cook announce his passing at his residence, on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at the age of 78 years. He will be sadly missed by his two sons: Geoffrey (Elaine) Cook of Port aux Basques, Gregory Cook of Stephenville, four grandchildren: Megan (Jonathan) Osmond, Gregory (Trina), Adam, Nathan and four great-grandchildren: Desmond Cook, Madeline Osmond, Cohen Cook,and Seth Cook, one brother, Fred (Doreen) in St. Johns, one sister, Evelyn (Myron) Boucher in Portland Oregon and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Thelma, parents, Fred and Isabelle Cook, brother Charles, sister, Jean Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville on Monday, June 25th and Tuesday, June 26th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 p.m. at St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Hillview Avenue, Stephenville with Rev. Canon Dawn Barrett officiating. Cremation will take place after the Funeral Service and Interment will take place on Thursday, June 28th at 11:00 a.m. at the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Bay St. George Sick Childrens Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Friends may sign the online guest book at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

CROCKER, Gerald
Born: February 5th, 1929
Passed in: Cox's Cove
Passed on: June 10th, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gerald Crocker announce his passing on Sunday, June 12, 2012 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 83 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife of 61 years, Lena; children: Warren (Phoebe), Arch (Roseletta), Quentin (Lisa) and Quincy; daughter-in-law: Doris; grandchildren: Levina (Dan), Jamie (Marsha), Tina (Leroy), Tanya (Danny), Peggy (Dave), Michelle (Derek), Trevor (Ashley), Lorne, Nicholas and Ryan; 18 great grandchildren; brother: Gurney (Phyllis), Cambridge, ON; sister: Bernice Hardy, Alberta; mother-in-law: Lillian Wells; brothers and sisters-in-law: Matilda and Fred Pynn, Dina and Calvin Murrin, Donna and Kevin Blanchard, Cindy Wells, Doreen Lewis, Phyllis and Morley, Russell and Linda Wells, Benjamin and Gloria Wells, Classie Crocker, Joyce Crocker and Robert Brake; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by son: Hubert, 2004 and daughter, Levina , 1963; parents: Wallace and Martha Crocker; brothers: Harvey, Charlie, Walter, Rex, Bramwell, Kitchener; sisters: Rebecca, Alice and Leah; sister-in-law: Geraldine Hall; father-in-law, Benjamin Wells. Friends may visit Emmanuel Pentecostal Church, Cox's Cove on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 13th at 2: 00 p.m. , Pastor William Sampson officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Pentecostal Cemetery Memorial Fund. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

DOBER, Mabel Florence
Born: May 5th, 1940
Passed on: June 18th, 2012
After a long courageous battle with cancer, it is with great sadness that we have to say good bye to our Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and Friend. Mabel peacefully passed into the arms of Jesus on Monday, June 18, 2012 with loving family by her side. Mabel will be lovingly remembered by her only daughter Veronica; her sons: Ray, Gary, Roy and their families; sisters, brothers, nineteen grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and many loving friends. Mom will be forever cherished and never forgotten. A Memorial Service will be held at the Berkshire Citadel Community Church (222 Sandarac Dr. N.W., Calgary, AB) today, Friday, June 22, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In living memory of Mabel Dober, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6 Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.

DOYLE, Rita
Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre
Stephenville Crossing
(Formerly of Stephenville)
Passed away peacefully, June 20, 2012, surrounded by her family and caring staff of the Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre at the age of 83 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: Anne Doyle of Stephenville, Bernard (Rebecca) Doyle of Mississauga, Ontario and Catherine (Chris) McDonald of Stephenville. Also leaving to mourn are her precious grandchildren: Christopher McDonald, Matthew McDonald, David Stacey, Hillary Stacey, Catherine Doyle, Zack Doyle and Kevin James Doyle; her sister Gertrude Gillis of Codroy and brother Bob Gale (Maybelle) of Stephenville; her aunt Sister Gertrude Caroline of Wellesley, Massachusetts and her brothers-in-law, Michael (Eileen) Doyle of Corner Brook, Leonard (Kathleen) Doyle of St. Andrews and sisters-in-law, Rita McShane of New Brunswick and Marie MacNeil of Stephenville and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her loving husband Kevin Doyle, her baby boy Kevin Joseph Doyle, her sister Dorothy Oliver and brothers: Gordon Gale, Peter Gale and Johnny Gale. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 57 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville on 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. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre. Other expressions of sympathy are also graciously accepted. Friends may sign the online guest book by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

FORSEY, Wilbert
49A St. Georges Avenue
Stephenville
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Wilbert Forsey announce his passing at The Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on June 1st, 2012 at the age of 90 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Mary, one son John (Violet) Forsey of Stephenville, two daughters Linda (Ken) Meyrick of Barrie Ontario, Ruth (Paul) Gale of Robinsons. Also leaving to mourn are his three grandchildren Brandy Forsey, Cameron Meyrick, Darcee Gale and a large circle of relatives and friends. Funeral service will take place on Monday, June 4th. 2012 at 2:00 pm from St. Augustines Anglican Church with Rev. Canon Dawn Barrett officiating. Interment to follow in the Anglican section in Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. As expressions of sympathy, donations to The Shriners would be greatly appreciated. Friends may sign the guestbook at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

GILLAM, Chesley
Born: February 26th, 1931
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 27th, 2012
Chesley Gillam
of Corner Brook passed away peacefully June 27th, 2012 at home and surrounded by his loving family. He was 81 years old. He leaves to mourn Marie, his loving wife of 55 years, sons: Aaron (Donna), Jeff (Tara) and daughter Stephanie (Mark) Ellerker, grandchildren: Christopher, Mandy, Sarah, Kristen, Kaitlynn, Aidan, and Gillian, brother Melvin (Lucy), sister Ina (Earl) Dolter and predeceased by his father and mother (Hubert and Alma), brothers: Eric and Roy (Ruby). He also leaves a large circle of friends and extended family. He loved them all. Prior to his retirement he worked as a professional traveling salesman and was fortunate to meet and serve people from Western, Central and Northern Newfoundland & Labrador. He was well respected by his customers and colleagues. After retirement his love was spending time at the cabin in George's Lake with family and friends, woodworking and painting by numbers! Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Friday June 29, 2012 from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place from St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, Park Drive on Saturday June 30, 2012 at 2 p.m. with Reverend Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church Memorial Fund. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

GRAY, John
Born In: Scotland
Passed in: Stephenville
Passed on: June 2nd, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late John Gray announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Saturday June 2nd 2012 at the age of 81 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Madelyn, his two sons Trevor (Claire) in Scotland, Gerry (Edna) in Lab. City, one daughter Carol (Kevin) in Scotland, eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild and a large circle of relatives and friends. As it was John's wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no formal service. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke foundation in his honour. The guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

GULLAGE, Edward (Ed) Fredrick
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edward Fredrick Gullage announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Sunday June 24, 2012 at the age of 54 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his mother Jean with whom he resided, sisters: Sylvia (Leonard) Pashley, Pat (Gerald) White, Barbara (George) Mullett, brother, Perry Gullage as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Selby Gullage, uncles: Hedley Gullage and Edward Morrison. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road on Tuesday June 26th, 2012 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m., at 8 p.m. a memorial service will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel with Monsignor Edwin Gale officiating. Cremation to follow and interment to take place at a later date. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Bay of Islands S.P.C.A, or The Children's Wish Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
Edward had a passion for animals and children.
Edward You Will
Forever Live In Our Hearts.

HOSKINS, Gladys
It is with great sadness that the family of Gladys Hoskins announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday June 26, 2012 at the age of 87 years. Gladys was predeceased by her husband Samuel on February 18, 1987. She was born in Birmingham, England in 1925 and in 1946 immigrated to Canada as a War Bride with Samuel who served in the Merchant Navy during WWII. Before his passing both Samuel and Gladys enjoyed forty three years of marriage, and together they created a wonderful life while raising six children. Gladys will be sadly missed by her daughters: Pauline (Max) Crossley, Elaine (Wally) Simmons, Kathy (Glen) Norman, sons: John (Barb), Roy (Bernetta), Eric (Lynn), also 13 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. A special thank you to Doctor Griffin and the third floor nursing staff of Western Memorial Regional Hospital for their compassionate care during such a difficult time. The family would like to give a heartfelt thank you to the 2nd floor north and previously Good Samaritan Unit staff at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility for the past five years in which they cared for our Mom. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road on Wednesday June 27, 2012 from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday June 28, 2012 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

JANES, Evelyn
Born: January 1st, 1925
Passed in: Deer Lake
Passed on: June 1st, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Evelyn Janes announce her passing at the Long Term Care Facility in Corner Brook on Friday, June 1st, 2012 at the age of 87 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her sisters: Lucy Turpin; Deer Lake, Sadie (Baxter) Lodge; Deer Lake, brother Maxwell Rowsell; Carmenville, foster daughter Mildred (Laudrick) Pittman; Deer Lake, 3 grandchildren: Jim (Joy) Rodgers; Brampton Ontario, Denise (Claude) Randell; St John's, Nicole (Arthur) Cousins; Nova Scotia, 5 great grandchildren: Christopher Randell, Matthew Randell, Amanda Cousins, Kodiak Cousins, and Elizabeth Rodgers, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband John Janes, parents: Kitty Rowsell and Hayward Brown, step father Joseph Rowsell, brother Doyle Brown, sisters: Beatrice Watkins, Florence Reid, Effie Decker, Edna Fifield, brother Lewis Rowsell sisters in law: Drucella Brown, Doris Rowsell, Leona Rowsell, brothers in law: Douglas Reid, Armenice Watkins, James Decker, Gordon Fifield, and James Turpin. A special thank you to the staff of the Long Term Care Facility at Western Health for their professionalism. Visitation was held at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 10 Clinic Drive, Deer Lake on Sunday, June 3rd from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 4th at 2:00 p.m. from Salvation Army Church with Major Wayne Pike officiating. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Wight's Road. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donation may be made to the Salvation Army Church 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

JANES, Gladys Leah (Nee Moores)
August 11, 1823 - June 5, 2012
It is with great sadness the family of Gladys Leah Janes announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on June 05, 2012 at the age of 88 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories 3 daughters: Dalphine Ball, Gloria (John Piercey) and Joan (Keith Bishop), 2 sons: John (Diane) and Derik (Karen), brother John Moores, 16 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Predeceased by husband Chesley, son Edwin, daughter Maude, sister Amy, son-in-law Calvin Ball, 7 bothers-in-law and 5 sisters-in- law. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Salvation Army Organ Fund. Visitation will take place today from Parsons Funeral and Chapel, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake Wednesday 7-9 pm. and Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will take place on Friday, June 8th. at 2 pm. from The Salvation Army Church in Deer Lake with internment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home and Chapel Deer Lake. To sign the guest book or send condolences visit www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
"Forever in our Hearts"

JONES, Mary Ellen
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Jones announces her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at the age of 78 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, son: John Dingwell; daughters: Donna Shand, Rita Dodaro, Rosie Armini and Colleen Dingwell, all of Ontario; grandchildren: Ryan, Randy, Johnathon, David, Courtny, Daniele, Angelina and Justin; stepchildren: Joy Greene (Ronnie), Dorothy Burton (Jim), Dawn Ayers (Doug), Josephine Pye (Tony) and Joe Jones (Donna); sisters: Rita Connolly (Joe) and Frances Newman (Mike) of Halfway Point; Mercedes Christopher of Mt. Pearl; brother Ron (Bride) of Halfway Point, sister-in-law: Genevieve of Benoits Cove and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, including long time special friend Pearl. She was predeceased by her first husband Thomas Norman Dingwell and second husband Kevin Jones; parents: Daniel and Violet Greene; sister; Dellie Greene; brother; George Greene; brother and sister-in-law: Dominic and Barbara Greene; brother-in-law: Steve Christopher and son-in-law: Wayne (Red) Shand. Visitation will be held at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Friday, June 29th at 10:30 A.M. from Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish, Benoit's Cove with cremation to follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Lung Association. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

KELLY, Agnes "Nancy" (nee Smith)
Born In: Corner Brook
Passed in: Halifax
Passed on: June 23rd, 2012
Passed away with family beside her on Saturday, June 23rd, 2012. Born in Humbermouth, Corner Brook, NF, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Christina (Brewster) Smith, the second youngest of eight children. She began her career as a bookkeeper with Newfoundland Engineering and then Brookfield Ice Cream. Upon her marriage to Claude, she devoted her life to being a wife and mother, and was known for her superior culinary and sewing skills. She volunteered with the Canadian Cancer Society, Canadian Kidney Foundation, Corner Brook Interfaith Home, Victorian Order of Nurses, and Girl Guides Canada. She later enjoyed a successful career beginning with Sears Canada and The Western Star before joining the Provincial Court of Newfoundland, as Clerk of the Court and Justice of the Peace. She obtained her Business Administration Diploma from the Grenfell Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland. Following retirement from the court, she was Chair for the Employment Insurance Board of Referees, sat on the Board of Regents of Memorial University, was a member of the Federal Seniors Advisory Committee on Tax Reform, sat on the Committee on Family Violence, was an active volunteer with the Newfoundland Liberal Party and was awarded the Queen's Jubilee Medal for outstanding volunteerism. In 2008 she relocated from Corner Brook to Halifax, NS, where she enjoyed several very happy years with family. Nancy was an independent and gifted woman, she was loved and will be greatly missed by her children, James (Shirley) of St. John's, NF; Catherine Kelly Reader, Raymond , Janice (Mike Hamilton) and Patricia (Charles) Pace, all of Halifax, NS; grandchildren Darleen Kelly (Mark Kennedy), Grayson Kelly, Dylan and Leigh Reader (Mike Chambers), Allyson Kelly, Jenny, Emily and Maria Shaw, Elizabeth and Alex Pace; great grandchildren Cameron and Hailey Chambers; and her brothers Donald and Thomas. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Claude, her siblings William, Ina (Chaffey), Elsa (Manovich), Lorna (Hansen), and George as well as her daughter-in-law Jo-Anne Kelly. Arrangements are under the direction of J.A. Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd., 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax, where a celebration of her life will take place from 2:00 to 5:00 pm. on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012. Cremation has taken place. Burial to follow at a later date in Corner Brook, NF. Donations to a charity of your choice are welcome. Words of comfort can be sent to the family by visiting www.walkerfh.com     A very special thank you is extended to the staff of Country Living Estates of Hatchet Lake, Halifax County.

LANE, Beulah Marjorie
Born: March 8th, 1936
Passed on: June 24th, 2012
Beulah M. Lane,
76 years, surrounded by her loving family, passed away at Dr. Charles LeGrow Health Centre on Sunday, June 24th, 2012. Survived by one daughter, Dorothy Bragg (Calvin); 5 sons: Jim (Doreen), Joe (Elsie), Sean (Elaine), Glen, Brent (Corinne); 15 grandchildren: Trudy, Trina, Jimmy, Jeremy, Sonya, Joey, Sean, Lois, Monica, Patrick, Gillian, Matthew, Mitchell, Michenda and Brandon; 13 great-grandchildren; sisters: Marie Thomas, Muriel Fever (David), Barbara Baldwin; brothers: Stan Baldwin, Ken Baldwin, David Baldwin (Jackie), Roy Baldwin (Patricia), Calvin Baldwin, Derek Baldwin (Mary); sister-in-law Theresa McCarthy (David); brothers-in-law: Frank Mosher (Marion), Don Gushue, Albert Bannister and many nieces, nephews and a wide circle of friends. Predeceased by her husband Joseph only one short month ago; her daughter Mary Elaine; parents Augusta and Ken Baldwin; stepmother Violet Baldwin; parents-in-law Rita and James Lane; sister Jean Mosher; sisters-in-law Mary Gushue, Peggy Bannister and brother-in-law Arthur Thomas. Friends visited Fillatre's Funeral Home on Monday, June 25th from 7-9 p.m and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will take place from Wesley United Church, Port aux Basques on Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 pm, officiated by Father Edward Terry. Cremation following at Humber Valley Crematorium, Pasadena. Interment at St Michael's Roman Catholic Cemetery, Barachois Hill at a future date. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. Michael's Cemetery Fund. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

LEE, Marjorie
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Marjorie Lee announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at the age of 92 years. She will be sadly missed by her 3 sons: Bill (Minnie) of Stephenville, Ross (Patricia) of Elliot Lake, Ontario, Perry (Brenda) of Piccadilly, 2 daughters: Iris (Steve) of Port au Port East, Faye (Heber) of Port au Port East, 1 brother, Roy (Bonnie) Gaudon of Port au Port East, 1 sister, Janet Cashin of Port au Port East, 12 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Frederick Lee, son, Howard. Friends may call at the Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East on Thursday, June 21st from 7-9 p.m. and Friday, June 22nd from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Friday, June 22nd at 2:00 p.m. at the Maria Regina Parish, Port au Port East with Cremation to follow. Interment will take place on Saturday, June 23rd at 10:00 a.m. at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Port au Port East. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations to a charity of one's choice would be greatly appreciated. Friends may sign the online guest book at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

LEGGE, Godden
Born: April 25th, 1932
Passed in: Stephenville, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 3rd, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Godden Legge announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on June 3, 2012 at the age of 80 years. He is survived by his brothers, Austin (Ann) Legge of Stephenville, Garland (Jean) Legge of Stephenville, sisters, Viola (Legge) Tillman of Halifax, Mildred (Legge) Hayden of Stephenville, Neatha (Legge) Massey of Halifax and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Isaac and Leona (Shears) Legge, brothers, Wesley Legge, Vernon Legge, Robert Legge, sister, Olive (Legge) Hendrican. Friends may call at St. James Anglican Church in Robinson's on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, June 6th at 2:00 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church in Robinson's with Rev. Terry Rose officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery in Robinson's. Friends may sign the online guest book at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

MARTIN, Marjorie Mary
Passed in: Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 17th, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Marjorie Mary Martin announce her passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center on Sunday, June 17th, 2012 at the age of 81 years. She will be sadly missed by her seven sons: Jerome Martin (Angie Walsh) in Labrador City, Clifford (Beverly) Martin in Brampton, Ontario, Gary (Valerie) Martin in Lisle, Ontario, Gordon (Agnes) Martin in Stephenville, Geoffrey (Elaine) Martin in Port au Port West, Aaron Martin in Cambridge, Ontario, Harold Jr. (Denise) Martin, Brampton, Ontario, eight daughters: Barbara (Andrew) Hynes in Port au Port East, Dianne (David) Dalby in Woodstock, Ontario, Rosella (Peter) Simon in Brampton, Ontario, Sandra (Thomas) Flynn in Port au Port West, Susan (Sean) Marche in Brampton, Ontario, Della Martin (Bruce Hynes), Stephenville, Chrisanne Martin (Tony Marche), in Fort McMurray, Stacey (Darrell) Barter in Arthur, Ontario, her five brothers: Isaac (Eileen) Hynes in St. John's, Hilliard (Margie) Hynes in Noel's Pond, Harold (Nina) Hynes, Bernard (Jean) Hynes, all in Port au Port West, Fintan Hynes in Corner Brook, two sisters: Margaret (Fintan) Hynes in Stephenville Crossing, Stella (Ray) Carey in Carbonear. Also leaving to mourn are her 22 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Mary, her husband Chesley, her sisters: Viola, Agnes, brother Joseph and her grandson Brant. There will be a private family service on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 2 p.m. from Russell's Funeral Home Chapel, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville with Rev. Terry Rose officiating. Friends may sign the online guest book by visiting our website to www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

MILLS, Gerald "Gerry" F.
CAMBRIDGE, NS
Gerald "Gerry" F. Mills
passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Friday, June 8, 2012 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville, NS at the age of 79, following a struggle with cancer. Born in Dartmouth, NS on April 20, 1933, he was the son of the late Douglas and Geraldine (Whebby) Mills. A Staff Sgt. with the RCMP serving most of his career in Newfoundland and Labrador, he retired to Cambridge, NS in 1990. Gerry remained active during retirement through his involvement with Citizen's Patrol, tending his vegetable garden, travelling and spending time with his dogs. He valued all long-standing friendships as well as the relationships he built with his neighbours and those in the community. Gerry was always able to uncover a common connection with people he encountered. He often attributed the continued quality of his life to his participation in the fitness program for heart patients at the Valley Regional Hospital and for this, the family is grateful. He is survived by his wife, Helen (Furlotte) of Dalhousie, NB; sisters, Anna Howlett (Edward) of Corner Brook, NL; Claire Kariker (Dave) of Arkansas, USA; children, Sally (Colin) Goff, Peter (Sheila) and Pamela (Terry Boswell); grandchildren, Shane, Dana Marie, Brad, and Stacy; great grandchildren. He was predeceased by brothers, Fred (Marg), John (Joan), Reverend Father Joseph and Donald (Joyce); sister, Mary Williams (Guy). Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2012 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2012 in St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Kentville, Father Gerald Saulnier officiating. A reception will follow in the parish hall. Interment will be held at 12 noon on Friday, June 15, 2012 at Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax. Donation in memory may be made to Hope Cottage - 2435 Brunswick Street, Halifax, NS B3K 2Z4 (902-429-7968) www.hopecottage.ca or the Valley Cardiac Rehab Society (Hearts on Ice). Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. On-line inquiries or condolences may be directed to www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com

MOORE, Michael "Kevin"
Born: May 1st, 1926
Passed in: Corner Brook
Passed on: June 1st, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Michael "Kevin" Moore announce his passing on Friday, June 1, 2012 at the DVA Unit, Corner Brook Long Term Care at the age of 86 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 61 years, Marie (Daniels) and his three sons: William (Carol), Michael (Moira), and John (Ann); eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He also leaves to mourn his sisters, Amy Bjelajac and Anne Marie Moore. He was predeceased by his parents Michael and Mary Moore, and ten brothers and sisters. Kevin was known for a lifetime of volunteer activities; he served in numerous executive positions with the Royal Canadian Legion for the past twenty-five years. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Monday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, June 5 at 10:30 a.m. from The Cathedral of The Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue with Father Ambrose Hynes officiating. Cremation to follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. While flowers would be graciously appreciated, donations may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #13, or the Western Regional Memorial Hospital Foundation or 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

NEVILLE, Terrence (Ted) Joseph
Born: October 10th, 1934
Passed on: June 19th, 2012
Passed away peacefully June 19, 2012 at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in his 77th year, the last surviving child of William T. Neville and Sarah E. Harris. Leaving to mourn his son Shawn Pike, step-daughter Marjorie (Charles) Glasgow, step-granddaughter Vanessa Glasgow, sisters-in-law Vera Young (Patrick) Neville, Marie Quilty (Albin) Neville as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his wife Julia (Doucette) Neville, parents William and Sarah, sisters: Alice, Rita and Monica (Charles Bennett), brothers: Michael (Celestine Young), Walter, Gregory (Lucy Boggan), Patrick, Leo, Albin, Bernard (Leona Mansfield). Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 19th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday, June 21st at 2:00 p.m. from Maria Regina Church in Port au Port East. Interment will follow at the Port au Port RC Cemetery. Donations may be made to Our Lady of Mercy Restoration Fund. Online guestbook can be signed by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

PARK, Annie Maud
Passed peacefully away at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Sunday, June 24, 2012, Annie Maud Park at the age of 89 years. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories, her son Algon (Olive) Park, Steady Brook; daughters: Beulah (Roy) Hillier, Fort McMurray, Alb. and Lida (Wayne) Pear, Cox's Cove; grandchildren: Michelle (Peter) White, St. John's, Dale (Jennifer) Park, Steady Brook, Tammy Whalen (Andrew), Camrose, BC, Christa Pear and Nathan (Jane) Pear all of Fort McMurray, Alb; great-grandchildren: Lucas Park, Stephanie White, Jessica Park and Rebecca White; brother Leonard Payne, Glenburnie; sister Eliza (Donald) Matthews, Black Duck Siding; as well as a very large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her husband Raymond Park. Friends may visit Emmanuel Pentecostal Church in Cox's Cove on Tuesday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 27 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor William Sampson officiating and assisted by Pastor Calvin Andrews. Interment to follow at the Pentecostal Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Gideon Bible Fund or Emmanuel Pentecostal Church Memorial Fund. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PRIDDLE, Sr., John Edward C.
Stephenville, NL
March 3, 1923 - June 24, 2012
John will be remembered as a kind and thoughtful man who enjoyed, family, art, nature, and cooking. He passed away peacefully surrounded by family. He lived a full and satisfied life and maintained a positive attitude and strong spirit while enduring Parkinson's Disease for 17 years. He is survived by Ena, his loving and supportive wife of 64 years; children, John (Rosalind), Jean, Diane (Dave Murphy), Max (Diann), David (Carol Anne); grandchildren, Tammy, Kristie, Kelli, Shelley, Paul, Sara, Ryanne, Ian, Scott, Dana, Stephanie, Lauren, Sydney; six great grandchildren; sisters-in-laws Ruth and Inez; brother in-laws, Russell and Max (Phyllis); a large circle of nieces and nephews, friends, and close family friend Nellie Murphy. Predeceased by parents, John and Martha; brother Hedley; sisters, Elizabeth and Maude, and son in law, Charlie. Funeral Services will be held at St. Augustine's Anglican Church at 2:00 on June 28, 2012, followed by the interment at the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends at Russell's Funeral Home from 2-4 and 7-9 on June 27. In lieu of flowers, donations are kindly accepted for Parkinson Society Canada, Bay St. George Sick Children's Foundation, Canadian Hemophilia Society, The Anglican Church, or Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital.

PYE, Elsie Julia
Passed suddenly, at Guelph General Hospital on Thursday June 28, 2012. Elsie (Hunt) Pye in her 84th year. Beloved wife of Ralph Pye. Dear mother of Lenore Jones (Wayne). Sadly missed by her grandchildren: Abigail and Kaitlyn of Guelph, Ontario. Loved sister of Raymond Hunt (Emma) of Thunder Bay, Ontario. Loved step- sister of Rhoda Brown (Ken) of Peterborough, Ontario and step-sister Marie Frampton (Wish) of New Brunswick. Loved step-sister of Gideon Samms of Torres Cove, Newfoundland. Predeceased by her parents George and Lillian Hunt, her brother George Hunt, step-brother Cyril Samms and step-brother Sandy Samms. Elsie loved to bake and decorate cakes, especially wedding cakes. She will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends and relatives in Newfoundland and Labrador. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to the Gilchrist Chapel - McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph, (519) 824-0031. Memorial contributions to The Alzheimer's Society of Canada would be appreciated. We invite you to leave your memories and donations online at: www.gilchristchapel.com
PYE, Elsie Julia
Elsie passed suddenly, at Guelph General Hospital on Thursday, June 28, 2012. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Monday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 10th at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church, Curling Street with Reverend Karen Laldin officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican cemetery, Curling Street. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Canada. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

ROWSELL, Edith Cavelle
Born: July 25th, 1919
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 29th, 2012

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edith Cavelle Rowsell announce her passing at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility on Friday June 29, 2012 at the age of 91 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Gary (Nada) of Corner Brook, NL, Wayne (Tara) of Corner Brook, NL, Brenda (Keith) White of Hilden, NS, Cindy (Miles) Grant of Ottawa, ON, grandchildren Vivian, Julie, Jay, Marc, Matthew, Robin, Emma, Gavin, Michael, 9 great-grandchildren, sister Vivian Little of Corner Brook, NL, sister- in-law Thelma Roberts, brothers-in-law: Paul Chipman, Bon (Mary) Rowsell, Al Evans, also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Arthur, sisters: Mae, Francis, Rosie, Hattie, Olive, Bertha, brothers: Samuel, Jack, Woodrow, sisters-in-law: Mary Evans, Ruth (Lee) Gale, brothers-in-law: Reginald (Ruby), Baxter (Dolly), Bill (Lydia), Joseph (Eva), and Gilbert (Doris). Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road on Monday, July 2, 2012 from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place from Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 2 p.m. with Marilyn Avery officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca     During World War II Edith worked with the War Department in an ammunition factory in Montreal.

SCHULSTAD, Georgina
Born: June 6th, 1921
Passed in: Corner Brook
Passed on: June 6th, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Georgina Hansford Schulstad announce her passing at the Palliative Care Unit of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday June 23, 2012 at the age of 91 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories children: Karl (Lindsey), Fred (Elaine), Jacquelene (Sheldon), Ingrid (Jim), grandchildren: Todd, Erin (Robert), Zoë, Drew, great grandchildren: Matthew, Andrea, Noah, sisters: Helen and Dallas, also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by husband, Rocky, Brothers Douglas, Harry and Jim. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home 167 Country Road on Tuesday June 26, 2012 from 10 A.M. to noon. A private family funeral service will take place from the Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday June 26, 2012 at 2 P.M. with Archbishop Stewart Payne officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy no flowers by request, donations may be made to the Bay of Islands Food Bank Network. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca

SHEPPARD, Clyde
Lark Harbour, NL

Passed peacefully away in the An Cala Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS on Tuesday, June 26, 2012, Clyde Elmer Sheppard. Born in Lark Harbour on October 21, 1931 to the late Willoughby and Lillian (Mollon) Sheppard. Predeceased by his wife, Ruby (Barrett) in 1991 and brother, Garfield. Survived by sons: Randy (Victoria), Gillams, and Earl, Hamilton, Ontario, daughters: Lillian (Verdun) Darrigan, Gillams, Marilyn (Eugene) Gilliam, Corner Brook, Phyllis (Richard) Moase, Guelph, Ont., Tamara (Bill) Scheeringa, Kitchener, Ont., and Debora Sheppard (Tony Payne), Parsons Pond; sisters: Phyllis Gilbert, NB and Irene Sheppard, Deer Lake; several grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his Cape Breton family, special friend, Mae Mollon and her family. A memorial service will be held at St. James Anglican Church at 2 p.m. on June 30, 2012, with Rev. Nellie Thomas officiating. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Newfoundland. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.sydneymemorialchapel.ca or e-mail sydneymemorialchapel@ns.sympatico.ca
"Those we hold most dearly never truly leave us."

SKINNER, Deborah Anne (nee Delaney)
Born In: Stephenville Crossing, Newfoundland, Canada
Born: July 25th, 1955
Passed in: Stephenville, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 5th, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of Deborah Skinner (nee Delaney), announce her passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville, on June 5, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Debbie leaves to mourn her husband Alan of 36 years; daughter Sabrina (Jamie) Hawkes and grandson Talan Hawkes; son Steven of Stephenville and daughter Sierra of St. John's. Debbie was born to Christina and the late Frederick Delaney of St. George's, NL, on July 25, 1955. She is sadly missed by Fred (Liz) Delaney of St. George's, Penny (Joe) Arruda of Brampton, Ontario; Sean (Loretta) Delaney of Meadows, NL; Cindy (Ron Anderson) Delaney of Meadows, NL; Paul (Lee) Delaney of Comox, BC; Fran (Dave) Lewis of Corner Brook, NL; Bill Delaney of Mississauga, Ontario; Nadine (Danny White) Delaney of St. George's, NL; and foster brother Randy (Susan Jensen) Young of Fort McMurray, AB. She dedicated many years of her life to volunteerism, notably with the local and provincial branches of Girl Guides of Canada and Civil Air Search and Rescue. She loved to cook, knit and crochet, but she also enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid camper and salmon fisher. Cremation has taken place, at Debbie's request. A private memorial will be held. The family request that in lieu of gifts of sympathy, donations be made in Debbie's memory to the Canadian Cancer Society or local Relay for Life cancer fundraiser.
Debbie had a smile and a laugh that was infectious to those around her. She loved life, and her family. To say that she will be missed would be a great understatement. We love you.

SPARKES, Harry Robert Eugene
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 12th, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harry Sparkes announce his passing after a brief illness on Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 85 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his children: Kareyn (Blain) Hughes, Mary Sparkes and John Sparkes; his beloved granddaughter Erin Sparkes; sister: Ruby (Ross) Keenan, Oshawa, ON; sisters-in-law: Valerie (Kevin) Pumphrey, St. John's and Ethel Sparkes, Oshawa, ON; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Joan, 2010; brother Gilbert and step-sister, Blanche in 2010. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Thursday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday, June 15th at 10:30 A.M. from All Hallows Parish, Humber Road with Father Ambrose Hynes officiating. Cremation to follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

STONE, George Frederick
George passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 89 years. Left to mourn George are his sister Geraldine Percey; brother Edward (Barbara) Stone; sisters-in-law: Ivy Stone, Ruby Stone, Chris Stone and Blanche Brown; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. George was predeceased by his wife Edith on April 6, 2012, daughter Adele in 1999; sister Mildred French, brothers: Cyril, Harold and John, parents Sadie and Edward. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Friday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, June 23 at 2:30 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church in Curling, with Rev. Karen Laldin officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made 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

TAYLOR, Lloyd William
Born: August 7th, 1934
Passed on: June 27th, 2012

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lloyd Taylor announce his passing on Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 from the Palliative Care Unit at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 77. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Lucy, daughters: Annie Pittman (Alonzo) Labrador City, Edna Pittman (Robert) BC, Judy Dyer (Allan) Ontario, sons: William, Carl (Tammy), Terry (Cindy), Dave (Lynn) Alberta, Robert (Verna) Labrador, Harry (Lynn) Ontario, 30 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Cyril and Clara, sons: Kevin and Alexander and brother John. Visitation was held from The Anglican Church in Jacksons Arm on Thursday, from 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Friday June 29th, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Marlaine Leggo officiating, interment to follow at the Anglican Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Anglican Church in Jacksons Arm. To make a memorial donation or sign the family guestbook visit our website www.fillatre.ca

THOMAS, Vivian RN, CH (nee Young)
Born: June 25th, 1939
Passed in: Corner Brook
Passed on: June 1st, 2012
It is with deep sadness that the family announce the passing of Vivian Lorraine Thomas on Friday, June 1, 2012 at the Palliative Care Unit at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook following a courageous battle with cancer. She was 72 years old. Vivian is predeceased by her parents Gordon and Mary Young and sister Maria. Left with fond memories her husband of 50 years Wesley; son Peter (Heidi) and daughter Karen (Conrad Young); grandchildren: Amanda and Steven Thomas and Mariah Young; step-grandchildren Justin (Gillian) and Kenny (Abbey); step-great-grandchildren Landon, Logan and Benjamin; siblings Augusta (Eric Baker), Tom (Annie), Ruth (Ron Abbott), Hughie (Carolann) and Raymond (Doris), as well as a large extended family and a wide circle of friends. Cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium. Visitation will be held at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Monday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 5 at 10:00 a.m. from The Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Main Street with Archbishop Stewart Payne officiating. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit, Western Memorial Regional Hospital 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

URQUHART, Donald (Don)
Born: July 3rd, 1947
Passed on: June 29th, 2012

It is with heavy hearts and much sorrow, the family of the late Don Urquhart wish to announce his peaceful passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit, Corner Brook NL, on June 29, 2012, in his 64th year. Don was born in Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, July 20th, 1947. He was the only son of the late John and Annie (McKay Urquhart. A staff Sgt. with the R.C.M.P. Don spent his entire career in B Division, Newfoundland and Labrador. He retired as Section NCO, Corner Brook detachment in 1993. Don loved to salmon fish on the Humber River and Lomond River and spent as much time as possible at his cabin on Little Bonne Bay Pond. He is surrived by his wife and best friend of 44 years Beverley (Simmonds) Steady Brook, NL, his beloved children Craig Urquhart (Krista) Deer Lake, NL, Cathy (John) Seitz, Stratford, Wisconsin, His precious grandchildren, who were the joy of his life and made his life truly worth living; Brett, James and Sophie Urquhart, Zack, John, and Olivia Seitz, Sisters in law Peggy Best (fiancé Eric Young) Corner Brook, NL, Jean (Wilson) Penney Pasadena, NL, Brenda (Tony) Howell Mount Pearl, NL, Janice Simmonds Mount Pearl, NL Brother in law Bill Simmonds (fiancée Faye Gear) Embree, NL, special Uncle John (Vera) McKay, Sydney River, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, also many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Do was predeceased by his parents John and Annie Urquhart, father in law Reginald Simmonds, mother in law Phyllis Simmonds and brother in law Allan Best. A special thank you to Dr. Margaret Culliton for her kindness, compassion, and dedication shown to Don over the years. Our family will be forever grateful. Also a special thank you to Dr. Desiree Dunn and all the nurses who are so special on the Palliative Care Unit. Cremation has take place. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country road on Tuesday July 3rd, 2012 from the hours of 6-9 P.M.. A private memorial will be held at a later date. As expressions of sympathy donations in his memory may be made to The Children's Wish Foundation and/or The Ronald McDonald House, St. Johns, NL. The family Guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
We loved him then
We love him now
He will always be loved.

WHITE, Adain
Passed in: Stephenville
Passed on: June 23rd, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Adain White announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Saturday June 23, 2012 at the age of 93. Leaving to mourn with found and loving memories is his wife Frances, 8 sons: Richard (Yvonne) in Alberta, Adain (Bernice) in Grand Falls, Harvey (Eleanor) in Nova Scotia, Wayne (Judi) in Stephenville, Brian (Joan) in Alberta, Walter (Judy) in Stephenville, Randy (Daisy) in Stephenville, Claude (Joan) in Alberta, 4 Daughters: Iris (Tom) Coombs in Cormack, Ina (Roddy) Blanchard in Ontario, Doris White (Dave) in Alberta, Jo-Ann (Randy) Sloan in Alberta, 1 brother Raymond (Delores) in Stephenville Crossing, 25 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his son Danny. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home 57 Prince Rupert Drive Stephenville from 2-4 and 7-9 Monday and Tuesday June 25th and 26th 2012, Funeral Service will take place Wednesday June 27th at 2 pm from St. Stephen's parish Church with Father Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. As expressions of sympathy flowers or a donation to a charity of one's choice would be greatfuly appreciated. Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.russelsfuneralhome.ca

WHITE, Richard Joseph
Born: July 14th, 1924
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: June 21st, 2012
It is with great sadness that the family of Richard Joseph White announce his passing at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility on Thursday June 21, 2012 at the age of 87 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his children: David (Shirley) White, Bernice Nichols, Joseph (Cathy) White, Barbara Simmons, Ben White, Betty Ann (Ron) Redshaw, Rosemary (Art) Vincent, Jenny Torraville, Gerard White; two sisters: Joan and Helen; also a large circle of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by daughters Maureen and Pauline, two wives Alita and Mary. A private family visitation has taken place and upon his request cremation has taken place. A memorial service will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel on Monday June 25, 2012 at 11 A.M. with Father Ambrose Hynes officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy no flowers by request donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

WILLIAMS, Bronson Claude
Passed away peacefully at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility, Bronson Williams, age 83, surrounded by his loving family after a brave battle with Parkinsons. Born and raised in Cards Harbour, Notre Dame Bay, he moved to Deer Lake in 1957 with his wife Beryl (nee Roberts), where they spent the next 55 years and raised their nine children. Pre-deceased by his parents D.J and Annie Belle Williams, brother Cyril and son Lloyd. He will be dearly missed by his loving wife Beryl, children: Yvonne (Bruce), Nina Hall, Ted (Sheila), Vaden (Joyce), Sharon (Calvin), Judy (John), Elizabeth (Paul), Dana (Helena), Peter (Irene), siblings: Ethel Crews, Gertie (Roger), Howard (Jean), Violet (Cecil), Bruce (Maisie), Christine (Clarence), Peggy (Winston) and sister-in-law Lulu. Pop was a devoted and loving grandfather to 17 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Friends and family will be received at Fillatres Funeral Home on Friday, June 29th at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from Emmanuel Pentecostal Church Bennett's Avenue from where the funeral service will be held on Sunday, July 1st 2012 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Peter Grimes officiating. Interment to follow at the Pentecostal Cemetery, Wight's Road, Deer Lake. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Gideon's International Fund. To sign the family guestbook or to make a memorial donation visit our website www.fillatre.ca

 

 

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