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The Western Star Newspaper
October 2016

 

ALEXANDER, Gloria
Passed on: October 12th, 2016
Kippens, NL
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It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gloria Alexander announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at the age of 70 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her partner Derek Higgins, son Patrick (Crystal) in Alberta, daughter Lorelei (Sean) Shannon in Alberta, Brother Robert Alexander in Nova Scotia, 5 grandchildren: Tyler Dowe (Caitlin) Victoria BC, Devyn Dowe (Lesley) Red Deer Alberta, Kelsie Alexander, Justin Alexander, Ryan Alexander all in Moncton NB, 1 great- granddaughter Raelynn Dowe in Victoria BC, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Henry and Sarah Alexander, sister; June White and brother; Sonny Alexander. Friends may call at Russells Funeral Home in Stephenville on Thursday October13, 2016 from 7-9 pm. Funeral service will take place on Saturday October 15, 2016 at 10 am at St. Stephen's Parish Church on West St. in Stephenville, with interment to follow at the Hillside Interfaith cemetery on the Hansen Highway. Friends may sign the online guestbook by visiting WWW.RUSSELLSFUNERALHOME.CA

ATTWOOD, Albert Henry
Passed on: October 30th, 2016
Merchant Marine
1924 - 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Albert Attwood announce his passing on Sunday, October 30th, 2016 at the DVA Unit at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Home at the age of 92 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, his son Edward (Glenys) Attwood, daughters Judy Hurley (Tony) and Loretta Lee (Gerard) all residing in Corner Brook; seven grandchildren: Richard Attwood (Krista), Robert Attwood (Wendy), Andre Hurley (Jaime), Kristy Lee (Peter), Daniel Lee (Nancy) and Jenna Lee; nine great-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law Evelyn Miles (Cecil) and Frances Beck; brother-in-law Robert Beck; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his wife Ruby (nee Beck) 1997; parents Edward and Priscilla Attwood, sisters Blanche Knee, Ada Rendell and Maggie Pinsent and brother George Attwood. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 3rd at 2 p.m. from Fillatre's Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Jocelyn Cook officiating. The interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

BARNES, Robert (Bob) Norman
Born: June 15th, 1937
Passed on: October 10th, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that the families of the late Robert (Bob) Norman Barnes announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, in Corner Brook, NL, on Monday, October 10th, 2016, at the age of 79 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Myrtle nee White of 53 years marriage, his children Roderick, Nancy, Wade (Lori lee), Keith (Tara Lynn), Bonnie Lou (Eric), his grandchildren Justin (Kirston), Jenna, Michael, Kaylin, Shane (Tiffany), Kelly, Jaylyn, Flicia, Jagger, Jeffrey, Laura, Lance, and Patrick, his great-grandchildren Lucas, Chace, Mea, and Desmond, his sister Cindy Brake. Robert was predeceased by his parents Cora and Ford Barnes, his grandson Kent, sisters Alice (Alex), Daisy (Enzell), Marjorie (Herb) Barnes, Mary (Maxwell), Frances (Powless), his mother and father-in-law Dulcie and Fred White, also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives, extended family and friends. Special thanks to Miranda Hann and Trudy McLean his homecare workers, and to the Dr's and nurses of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, in Corner Brook. Both Bob's parents passed away when he was very young. He was then cared for by his older sister Alice. The family will be receiving family and friends at Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL, on Wednesday, October 12th, 2016, from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 pm, where also the funeral service will take place from on Thursday, October 13th, 2016, at 2 pm, with Major Wayne Pike officiating with the burial to follow at the family plot of the Salvation Army Church Cemetery, in Trout River, NL, at 5 pm. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com      The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL.
"Forever in our Hearts"

BATEMAN, Penney Anne (Barrett)
Passed in: Madoc, Ontario, Canada
Passed on: October 14th, 2016

At Heart of Hastings Hospice, Madoc, Ontario, on Friday, October 14, 2016. Penney Bateman, of Frankford, Ontario, in her 69th year. Daughter of the late Melvin and Lizzie Hynes. Beloved wife of Jim Bateman. Dear sister of Rudy Hynes. Penney had a busy life, in that she left home to become a nurse at the age of 16. Once graduated, she continued to improve her nursing skills by completing university courses as a Registered Nurse (RN) while working at Sick Kids Hospital, Toronto, Ontario and also a Public Health Nurse. She joined the Canadian Air Forces and became an Aeromedical Evacuation Nurse too. In later years, Penney left the Forces and became the resident Public Health Nurse for Hastings County which brought her into the prenatal world and consequent baby follow-ups. After retiring, she immediately volunteered to assist farmer friends selling vegetables at the Belleville Farmer's Market. The swimming pool was her stress reliever and she taught most of the local kids to swim. Her desire to travel was very evident and a month before passing she did a very enjoyable two-week tour of Ireland. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received at the McConnell Funeral Home, Madoc on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 2-3 p.m. with a celebration of Penney's life taking place at 3 p.m. Donations to the Heart of Hastings Hospice, Madoc would be appreciated. Mcconnellfuneralhome.ca

BELLOWS, Benjamin R.
Mt. Moriah, NL
1956 - 2016

It is with broken hearts that the family of the late Benjamin R. Bellows announce his passing, comforted by his wife and children at home, after a 13 year battle with quadriplegia, as well as his final fight with leukemia. He leaves to mourn with heavy hearts, his wife Helen of 37 years; children Tina (John) Piszar, only son Cory Keough (Rosa Pirillo), Tanya (Harold) Clarke, and Chrystal (Wayne) Adlington; precious grandchildren Krystina, Alexander, Katelyn, James, Christopher, Melissa, Stephen, Amber, Rebecca and Alexis; brothers and sisters Ken (Martha), Don (Geraldine), Linda (late Cecil), Harley (Carol), Jean (Alfred), Harvey, Dave (Paulette), Wayne (Olga), Dexter (Mary), Luella (Ignatius), Hazel (Ken), Debbie, Glen, Sharon (David), Byron (Hilda) and Raymond (Donna), as well as numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father and mother Wilfred and Annie Bellows; sister-in-law Marjorie; brother-in-law Cecil; and nephew Mark. The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Phil Morris and the community health nurses for the love and compassion shown to Ben and his family. Visitation will take place at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street, Thursday and Friday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at St. Mary's Anglican Church on Saturday, October 8th, at 2 p.m. with Rev. David Taylor officiating, with interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Paraplegic Association or the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

BENNETT, Donald James
Born: September 7th, 1922
Passed on: October 23rd, 2016

It is with great sadness that the families of the late Donald James Bennett announce his passing on Sunday, October 23rd, 2016, at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility in Corner Brook, NL, at the age of 94 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his children Curtis (Mae), Irene, Bernard (Daisy), Graham (Lorraine), 17 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 9 great-great-grandchildren, his sisters Margaret (Gordon), Anna (Walter) and Jessie, his brothers Lloyd (Louise), Gerald (Joyce), Eric (Dulcie) and Raymond, daughter-in-law Colleen Bryan, and special friend Sylvia Blanchard. Donald was predeceased by his wife Hilda, sons Daniel and Ralph, his parents Katherine and Robert, sisters Olga and Stella, brother Con, and son-in-law Foster Payne. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives, extended family, and friends. The family will be receiving family and friends from St. Paul's Anglican Church in St. Paul's, NL, on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016, from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 pm, and continuing on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016, from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 pm, where also the funeral service will take place from on Thursday, October 27th, 2016 at 2 pm, with Rev. Canon Terry Rose officiating with cremation to follow. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com    The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL.
"A Friend Indeed In Your Time Of Need."
"Forever in our Hearts."

BRAKE, Joanne Marie (nee Walsh)
Born: September 6th, 1955
Passed on: October 31st, 2016

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Joanne Brake, on Monday, October 31, 2016 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 61 years. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories, husband Wayne, son A.J, sisters: Michelle, Trudy, Rosalind (Brent); brothers: Sean, Wayne, Brian, Jimmy (Sandra), Tony, Paul; aunts Marie and Theresa Byrne; uncle Joe Byrne; as well as a large number of nieces, nephews, sisters and brothers-in-law from the Brake family and many friends. She was predeceased by her parents James and Rosaleen Walsh, sister Maxine. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, November 5th at 10:30 am from Sacred Heart Church, Curling Street with Father Don Leonard officiating, followed by cremation. Friends may visit Fillate's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Thursday from 7-9 pm and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

BUTLER, Glenys Marcella
Born: March 10th, 1958
Passed on: October 3rd, 2016

The wonderful life of Glenys Marcella Butler (nee Tucker) has come to an end and her warm, comforting spirit has passed on to the memories of her family and friends. Left to carry on are her loving husband Leslie, their devoted daughter Kirsten, and Kirsten's husband Joshua Fleming, their compassionate son James, and his partner Viviane Fairbank. Also left are Glenys' dear siblings and their spouses Ralph Tucker (Gwen), Wilfred Tucker (Nancy), Ethel Peddle (Lindsay), Clyde Tucker (Sharon), their children, grandchildren, and the first of the great-grandchildren. Missing her keenly are Glenys' sisters-in-law, their spouses and special friends including Frances Burke (Jim), Barbara Butler (Boyd Martin), Jacqueline Wheeler (Robert), Narcissus Walsh, their children and grandchildren. A large circle of friends from all stages of Glenys' life feel the absence of her welcoming smile, sense of humor, and gentle spirit. Visitation will take place at Fillatre's Funeral Home at 4 St. Marks Avenue, Corner Brook on Tuesday 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Remembrance of Glenys and her life will be held in the chapel of Fillatre's on Thursday, October 6 at 2 pm. Glenys loved flowers and they will be gratefully accepted or a donation may be made to Ovarian Cancer Canada or the children's charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

COOPER, Myra Beatrice
Passed on: October 4th, 2016

Passed peacefully away at The Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, Myra Beatrice Cooper (nee Ludlow) in her 96th year. Predeceased by her husband Lloyd (January, 2006); daughter Verna Hounsell (October, 2008); and son-in-law Frank Noble (January, 2008). Leaving to mourn, daughters: Marjorie Noble (Corner Brook) and Joy (Bill) Barron (St. John's); son Keith (Ruth) (Ontario); son-in-law Sol Hounsell (Pound Cove); 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law: Dorothy Cooper and Kay Cooper; as well as extended family and friends - including her many friends at Glenbrook. Myra was the last member of the original Pentecostal Tabernacle Corner Brook West. Special thank you to Dr. Vaughn Jackson and the great staff and management at Glenbrook Lodge who lovingly cared for Mom over the past six years. We really appreciate all you have done. Resting at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue, on Friday, October 7, from 12-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will take place from Barrett's Funeral Chapel on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 1 pm, with interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Blackmarsh Road. As expressions of sympathy, donations in Myra's memory may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation or the Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter of the Canadian Diabetes Association. To view the online memorial guest book or leave a message of condolence, please visit www.barretts.ca

CORMIER, Margaret Cecelia
Born: November 21st, 1927
Passed on: October 2nd, 2016

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Margaret Cormier nee MacArthur announce her peaceful passing on Sunday, October 2, 2016 in her home in Upper Ferry surrounded by her family. She leaves to mourn nine children: Gerard (Melissa), Calvin (Patricia), Karen Farrell (Brian), Danny (Maureen), Patricia O'Farrell (Stan), Loretta Johnson (Ernie), Robert (Sharon), Bernard (Brenda) and Gordon (Michelle), 22 grandchildren: Tracy, Darryl, Brooklyn, Dean, Darren, Shannon, Sheryl, Travis, Melissa, Robert, Shawn, Erin, Mallory, Cecil, Annette, Robyn, Shane, Tiffany, Randell, Randall, Bradey and Brittany. 18 great-grandchildren: Tanner, Janelle, Jaxon, Blake, Harris, Cohen, Maren, Kian, Rylan, Caeli, Rory, William, Ethan, Logan, Avery, Cierra, Madden and Nicole. She also leaves to mourn brother Martin (Rhoda) MacArthur and sisters-in-law Marie MacArthur, Elizabeth MacArthur and Ann Compton along with and many nieces, nephews and friends. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 60 years Leo (2012), parents Allan MacArthur and Mary MacDonald, sister Loretta, and brothers Lewis, Frank, James, George, John, Dan, Sears and Gordon. Visitation will take place Tuesday, October 4th 7-9 pm with funeral Mass to follow on Wednesday, October 5th at 11 am at St Ann's Church in Upper Ferry with Father Lee Lainey officiating. Cremation will follow and interment will take place at a later date. Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Special thanks to Margaret's care givers Doreen MacIsaac and Jenny Gale as well as her nurse Roxanne Gillam and Dr. Wendy Graham along with the home care nursing care staff Donna, Cathy and Jamie for their care and compassion. Funeral arrangements were in care of East Haven Funeral Home Inc. 57 Grand Bay Road, Port Aux Basques, 695-2300. www.easthavenfuneralhome.com
"Forever In Our Hearts"

COSSITT, Thomas Augustus
Born: July 24th, 1927
Passed on: October 22nd, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Thomas Augustus "Gus" Cossitt announce his peaceful passing at his home on October 22, 2016 at the age of 89 years. Leaving to mourn his "one and only" Dorothy (nee Kelly) Cossitt, his wife of 59 years; his children: Bill (Mary), Gus (Debra), Sheilagh (Doug) Holloway and Kelly (Jonathan) Tsang; his precious grandchildren: Kimberly, Stephen, Robyn, Joshua, Zachary, Noah and Ella; his sisters: Mary and Terese, Catherine (George) Yates of Ontario; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Gus was predeceased by his parents William and Kathleen (nee Kennedy) Cossitt. Gus was a dedicated member and past president of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 13. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus Fourth Degree. Gus also dedicated 25 years as an officer with the RCSCC Curling 184 Sea Cadets. Gus was known for his good nature and keen sense of humour. He made a lasting impression on all who knew him. He had countless stories and could entertain people tirelessly about old Corner Brook and his days as a member of the Merchant Navy. 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 Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, October 27 at 11:00 a.m. from The Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue with Bishop Matthew Ustreycki officiating. Cremation to follow at Humber Valley Crematorium. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer or a charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

DOLOMOUNT, Doreen Henrietta (nee Maher)
Born: October 22nd, 1926
Passed on: October 28th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

Passed away unexpectedly after a brief illness, Doreen Dolomount at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on Friday, October 28, 2016 at the age of 90 years. Doreen was a very vibrant, active lady who enjoyed life to the fullest. She celebrated her 90th birthday on Saturday and danced with many family and friends. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Dennis (Dulcie), Dan (Debbie), Gertrude (William) Ryan, Christina (Bill Brown) and Jackie (Rick) Chow; grandchildren: Amy (Matt), Peter, (Kerri Lynn), Danny (Ashley), Angela, Jessica (Jeff), Patrick (Sadie), Kate (Travis), Kristin (Nav), Richie and Steven; great-grandchildren: Sadie, Bella, Brock, Jackson, Mitchell, Finley, Hannah, Grace, Mary, Rocky, Warren, Caroline and Jackson; special niece Gertrude Daye; special nephews: Peter Maher and Ron Dolomount; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by the love of her life her husband Percival, son Kevin, parents Edna Gertrude and Daniel Maher, brothers Wilfred, William, Daniel and James Maher, sisters Eileen Pieroway and Maise Oxford. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Sunday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, October 31 at 10:30 a.m. from All Hallows Parish, Humber Road with Father Andrew White officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

FLIGHT, Ford William
Born: June 4th, 1935
Passed on: October 24th, 2016
Pasadena, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ford Flight announce his passing at the Palliative Care Unit, Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, October 24, 2016 at the age of 81 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his children: Dale Armstrong (Bruce), Ford Jr. (Sharon), Walter, Todd (Ana Lyn), Rod (Suzanne), Susan Gill (Otto), Joyce Brown (Rob); grandchildren: Candace Flight, Ashley Flight, Mark Armstrong, Sandi Armstrong, Robbie Flight - Brown, John Baldwin and McKenna Flight; great-grandchildren: Makayla Flight, Kaiden Flight, Ryder Baldwin and Angelina Park; brothers: Lloyd Flight and Charles Flight; sisters: Bessie Hartford, Betty Carter (Gary) and Loretta Barrett; sister-in-law: Edna Flight; as well as a large circle of family and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Joan; brothers: twin brother Gordon Flight, Cyril Flight and Oliver Flight. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In keeping with Ford's wishes, cremation will follow visitation. Funeral service will take place at Country Haven Chapel on Friday, October 28, 2016 at 2 p.m. officiated by Major Frank Johnson. Interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Autism Society Western NL. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

FLYNN, Nora Floss
Born: October 8th, 1939
Passed on: October 21st, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of Nora Floss Flynn announce her passing on Friday, October 21, 2016 at Western Memorial Hospital at the age of 77 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Bradley, Tena, Mark (Madonna) and Shane (Gabrielle); grandchildren: Matthew (Becky), Gregory (Ashley), Shannon (Sean), Dakota, Shayne, Chase (Cara), Ăˆlodie and Eva; great-grandchildren: Brooklyn, Ryder and Kaiden; brothers: Jerry, Gene, Wayne and Tone; sister Judy. Nora was predeceased by her husband Rodger in 1996; brothers: Jim, Clyde, Pierce and Guy; sisters: Yvonne, Shirley and Marge. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, today Monday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will take place from Country Haven Chapel on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 2 p.m. with Major Frank Johnson officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson Society. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, Corner Brook. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

GALLANT, Molly
Born: August 23rd, 1919
Passed on: October 26th, 2016

We the family of Molly Gallant announce her passing on October 26, 2016 at the age of 97 at The Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre in Stephenville Crossing. She will be sadly missed by her eight children, Jim (Liz) Gallant, Marcheta Gallant, George Gallant, Carolyn Brake, Carol Ann (Eugene) Brennan, Mary (Dave) Buckle, Stephen (Vicki) Gallant, and Elizabeth (Kevin) Reid and daughter-in-law Anne Gallant; grandchildren, Timothy and Jacqueline, Johanne, Bryan and Norman, Sarah and Rebecca, Genice, Dana, Stephen and Stephanie, and Kenneth and Stephanie Lynn; great-grandchildren, Fintan and Emily, Samuel, Jaxon-Rae and Lexi Anne, Nathan and Ryan, Peyton, Jessica, Jaxon and Blake; and her only surviving sibling, Harry McIsaac. Molly was pre-deceased by her beloved husband, Stephen Gallant; son, Fintan Gallant; son-in-law, Urban Brake; parents James and Maude McIsaac; and siblings Sadie Odgen, Earl McIsaac, and Stanley McIsaac. She will be missed by extended family and by many friends as a well-known member of the Stephenville community. At Molly's wishes, cremation has taken place. Friends may visit on Sunday, October 30th between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. at Russell's Funeral Home. Funeral services will take place on Monday, October 31st at 10:00 a.m. at St. Stephen's Parish Church. Internment at Hillside Interfaith Cemetery will immediately follow.

GILL, Nellie Helen (nee Earle)
Born: March 5th, 1934
Passed on: October 1st, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Nellie Gill announce her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the age of 82 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Ursula (Steve), Kim (George), Melvin (Debbie), Noel, Otto (Susan), Edmund (Chrissy), Eric, Raymond (Shauna), and Elizabeth (Cillian); grandchildren: Desiree (Shawn), Jillian (Tyson), Nichole (Justin), Tracy (Mark), Trevor (Kiah), Tiffany (Nick), Evan, Kayla (Corey), John (Chelsea), Ashley, Victoria (Sean), Melodie (Doug), Justin, Ryan, Kristen, Erika, Jared, Paxton, Kelly (Boomer), and Shawn; great-grandchildren: Jacob, Jonah, Nicholas, Thalia, Angelina, Ryder, Braxton, Zoey, Oliver, Vincent, and Kendra-lynn; siblings: Elizabeth, Pauline (Ron) Rowsell, Magdeline (Gerald) Crewe, Edmund (Ann) Earle, Stella (Ellis) Gale, Donnie (Shayane) Earle, Andrew (Shirley) Earle, and Monica Benson; brother-in-law Mike Gale; special friends: Shirley Hatcher, Audrey Power, Harold Sheppard, Linda, Joe and Jenna Neville, and long-time friend Brenda Wilkins; as well as a large circle of other family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Melvin (January 22, 2008), parents Bertha and Jack Earle; siblings: Walter, Kathleen, Theresa, Kenneth, and Elvis; and brother-in-law John Gill. A special thank-you to the staff at ICU, 4AB Surgery, Palliative Care and Dr. Hudson. In keeping with Nellie's wishes, cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 10 a.m. from the Country Haven Funeral Chapel, with Major Frank Johnson officiating. Interment will take place at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the SPCA or WMR Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

GILLAM, Ciciley
Born: July 2nd, 1923
Passed on: October 18th, 2016
McKay's, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ciciley Gillam announce her passing on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital, Stephenville, NL at the age of 93 years. She leaves to mourn her daughters: Renee (Gordon) Lawrence, Margaret Gillam; grandsons: Bradley (Sondra), Stephen; great-grandchildren: Cassandra, Kayla, Brian, Hannah, Averi; siblings: Rose (Stan), Olive (Bob), Ronald (Laura), Josephine (Stan), Alex (Mary), Dianne, Ches (Beaulah), Donald (Rene); as well as nieces, nephews, other family and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William Gillam; parents Norman and Beatrice Shears; siblings: Muriel, Willis, Chesley, Keith, Bernice and Dora. To honor and respect Ciciley's wishes cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium, Pasadena, NL. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 2 p.m. from St. George's Anglican Church, Robinson's, NL with Rev. Ruby Carter officiating. Inurnment will follow the service in the Anglican Cemetery, McKay's, NL. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to a charity of ones' choice. To sign the family guest book please visit our website at www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing, NL.

GOSSE, David Richard
Born: December 26th, 1930
Passed on: October 3rd, 2016

It is with great sadness that the family of the late David Gosse announce his peaceful passing on Monday, October 3rd, 2016 at Mountain View Retirement Home in Corner Brook at the age of 85 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Shirley; children Gretta (Foss Kendall), Joseph Gosse (Anne), Margie (Bill Loughlin), Janet (Larry Parsons) and David Gosse; grandchildren: Trent, Brent, Kent, James, Terry, Colleen, Emily, Laura, Erin and Max; great-grandchildren: Cody, Kyla, Desmond, Allie, Rose and Keria; sisters Bridie, Patricia and Helen; special friends Linda and Greg Spencer-Schroh, who were pillars of support for Dad. He was predeceased by his parents Mary and Charles Gosse; sister Marie and brother Bernard. Much appreciation to the staff of Mountain View Retirement Home who went above and beyond, as well to new friends made throughout the duration of Dad's stay. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Cremation to take place on Thursday followed by the funeral service on Friday, October 7th, at 10 a.m. from First United Church, Park Street, Reverend Harry Whitehorne officiating. The interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

HANN, James Calvin "Poppy Jim"
Born: October 13th, 1938
Passed on: October 9th, 2016
Summerside, NL

As a devoted and loving husband, father and "poppy Jim" the family of the late James (Jim) Hann announce his peaceful passing on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the age of 77 years. Jim fought a courageous fight against cancer since 2007 and was surrounded by those whom he loved so dear in an intimate gathering at his residence in Summerside as his fight came to a close. He will be forever loved and missed by his wife of 52 years, Hazel; his children who he was so proud of, sons Jimmy (Sue) and Stephen (Deanne); daughter Michele (Kevin); his pride and joy, his 5 grandchildren: David, Phoebe, Nathan, Dave, and Erica and 3 beautiful great grandchildren: Abby, Gavin, and the newest addition Hannah; sisters: Maxine, Joan (George), Marie, Fern (Danny), Marcie (Tex), and Eileen (Lawrence); brothers Ormsby and Victor (Nancy); sisters-in-law Eliza and Nora; brothers-in-law Stuart (Violet) and David (Nellie); as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. He is now in the loving arms of his mother Jessie and father William, and in company of his brothers Brazil and Franklin and sister Jean. Special thanks to his care giver Tracey Loder, who he adored, the staff at the Cancer Centre and Western Health, and Dr. Griffin. Friends may visit Bethany United Church in Summerside today, Tuesday, October 11 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., with Reverend Jocelyn Cook officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations are graciously accepted to the Bethany United Church Building Fund. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

HICKEY, Joan Lorraine
Born: February 3rd, 1957
Passed on: October 1st, 2016

It is with broken hearts the family of the late Joan Hickey announce her passing on October 1, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. She leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories her husband Willis; son Michael (Michelle) Hickey; daughter Glenda Hickey; grandsons (Nans Treasures) Matthew and Nathan Hickey; daughters by choice Angela Park and Colleen Park; special Godson Brett Boland; brothers: Wayne (Eileen) Park, Eric Park (Tibor Schultz), Bill (Bernice) Park, Rod Park and Ron Park; brothers-in-law: Kevin (Judy) Hickey, Wayne (Caroline) Hickey, Derek (Mary) Hickey and Bill MacDonald; sisters-in-law: Marie (Alban) Gallant, Marina (Hodge) Vater, Gloria Hickey (Paul Burton), Maureen (Brian) Duffy, Elaine Hickey (Gord Hackett), Mary Ellen Evoy, Geneva Hickey and Sandra Park; also special friends Connie (Evan) House, Cathy (Brian) Boland and Paula (Brendan) MacDonald; as well as numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her father and mother Stanley and Eileen Park, sister Alice MacDonald, brothers Murdoch and Ralph Park, father and mother-in-law George and Mildred Hickey, sister-in-law Elaine, brothers-in-law Tom Evoy and Ted Companion. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to Dr. Tim Griffin, Dr. Kate Lafferty, Dr. Desiree Dunn, Dr. Meghan Matthews, the nurses and staff at the Palliative Care Unit and Chemo Unit for the love and compassion shown to Joan and her family. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street on Monday 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, October 5 at 10:30 a.m. from Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish, Benoit's Cove with Father Don Leonard officiating. Cremation to follow with a private family interment. 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 by visiting www.fillatre.ca

HOUSE, M. Florence
Born: February 27th, 1933
Passed on: October 25th, 2016
Gillams, NL

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of M. Florence House at Corner Brook Long Term Care on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 83 years of age. Left to mourn are her loving husband of 63 years, James, sons Spencer (Irene), Roger, Byron, grandchildren Kathleen (Shaun Pearson), Thomas, and Louis, and sister Jessie Allen plus several nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by her parents Thomas and Hannah Banks, brothers Alfred, Foster, Frederick, Allan and sister Mildred. Visitation at St. James Anglican Church in Gillams, Wednesday and Thursday, October 26 and 27 from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 from where the funeral service will be on Friday, October 28 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Malcolm Palmer officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Meadows. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

HUSSEY, Leander
Born: May 21st, 1938
Passed on: October 27th, 2016

Passed away on Thursday, October 27, 2016 Leander Hussey of Gilliams in his 79th year. He leaves to mourn his wife Amy; children Duane, Denise and Douglas. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 2 pm from St. James Anglican Church in Gilliams. No flowers by request, as expressions of sympathy donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

JANES, Joan Catherine "Peg" (nee Snow)
Born: September 5th, 1943
Passed on: October 20th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family Joan Catherine "Peg" Janes at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age of 73 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Maureen (Darren Regular), Linda (Mike Colbourne) and Larry; grandchildren: Kayla (Bobby) Seaward, Matthew Tanner and Brandon Janes (Robin Burke); great-grandchildren: Jonah and Noah; brothers: Clarence (Bev) Snow, Walter Snow and David Snow; sister Sheila Snow; special friend Jim Allen; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Albert and Theresa Snow, sister Marie Knight, brother Albert Snow, parents-in-law Joshua and Marjorie Janes and her loving partner of 30 years Jerry Brake. A special thank you to the nurses and staff of the 1st floor, 3rd floor and Palliative Care Unit of WMRH. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Friday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 22 at 2:00 p.m. from Humber United Church, Clarence Street with Rev. Jocelyn Cook officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Diabetic Association. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

KING, Carl
Born: August 17th, 1937
Passed on: October 15th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Carl King announce his passing at his residence in Corner Brook at the age of 79 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 54 years Shirley (nee Collins); son Donald (Sharon) King, Nanaimo, BC; daughter Lisa King, Corner Brook; his furry friend Sam; sisters: Brenda (Gerald) Piercey, Nova Scotia and Norma Rideout, Campbellton; sisters-in-law: Mona (Wycliffe) Stratton, Corner Brook and Sylvia Collins, Corner Brook; brother-in-law Robert (Judy) Collins, Toronto; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents John and Caroline King, parents-in-law Frederick and Viola Collins and brother-in-law Reginald Collins. A special thank you to Dr. Coleman. Cremation has taken place. 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 funeral service will be held on Tuesday, October 18 at 2:00 p.m. from The Salvations Army Temple, O'Connell Drive with Captains Cory and Pamela Pinksen officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

LaCOSTA, Matilda
Passed on: October 21st, 2016
Port au Port West
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Matilda LaCosta announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Friday October 21st 2016 at 12:26 p.m. at the age of 71 years after a battle with ovarian cancer. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her two sons: Warren of Mississauga Ontario, Christopher of Brampton Ontario, her two daughters Iris (Shane) Barthraw of Toronto, Ontario and Alice Young of Brampton Ontario. Also leaving to mourn are her grandchildren Josh, Mason, Brandon, Travis, Matthew, Chelsy and her great grandson Miguel, her sisters Victoria (Bill) Pike, Wanda Gosse, Maude, Mercedes, Adeline, May, Agatha, Alice, Mary, Bernadette and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Stan LaCosta, her granddaughter Elise Young, her grandparents that raised her John Michael and Cecilia Benoit, her mother Rita, her brothers Emmanuel, Gabriel and Greg and her son in law Scott Young. Visitation will take place on Sunday October 23rd 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 from Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port from where the funeral will take place on Monday October 24th 2016 at 10 a.m. Cremation to follow with interment at a later date.

LAVERS, Brendan Morris
Born: February 23rd, 1940
Passed on: October 19th, 2016

It is with great sadness that the families of Brendan Morris Lavers announce his passing on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at the age of 76 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife; Mary nee Feltham of 56 years marriage, his children; Minnie (Bob) Parsons of Cormack, Paul (Helen) of Deer Lake, Louise (Mike) Donaldson of Lower Sackville, NS, Brendan (Sherri-Lynn), Jamie, and Dwight (Holly) all of Deer Lake, his 15 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren. Brendan was predeceased by his son; Morris, daughter; Vanessa, grandson; Aaron Parsons, his parents; Minnie and Sherlock Lavers, his brothers; Harvey, Sherlock Jr, and Jim, his sister; Mary-Ada. The Reading of the Liturgy will take place at Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL, on Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 at 10:30 am with Bishop Matthew Ustrzycki officiating with the burial to follow at the Roman Catholic section of the Deer Lake Interdenominational Cemetery, on Wight's Road, Deer Lake, NL. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at parsonsfuneralhome.com    The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL.
"Forever in our Hearts."

LeDREW, Michael "Mike" Joseph
Born: September 18th, 1950
Passed on: October 16th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Michael (Mike) LeDrew announce his sudden passing at the Health Science Centre in St. John's on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at the age of 66 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories: his wife of 16 years, Olive; daughter Sandy (Rick); sons: Curtis (Lynette) and Michael; grandsons: Matthew and Cory; step children: Rodney (Julie), Natasha (Clint), Peter (Wendy); step grandchildren: Kelsie, Austin, Victoria, Megan, Colby and Kylie and his furry friend Mocha; brothers: Bill (Edith), Gus (Shirley), Gerry (Nete), Paul (Joan), Leonard (Judy) and Joe; sister Grace (Rufus Drake); father in law Llewlyn Neil (Barbara), brothers in law: Wayne (Trudy) and Bob (Karen); sisters in law: Evelyn (Ed), Beatrice (Larry) and Eileen; step sisters in law: Faye and Ferne; step brother in law Joe (Zella), as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Mike was predeceased by his parents Rexford "Tony" and Helen (nee Taaffe); brother John; mother in law Vivian and brother in law Gerald. Mike was a devoted family man who enjoyed playing darts, watching hockey and baseball. He dedicated numerous hours of his time with the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen and The Christmas Kettle Drive. He also supported the Shriners for a number of years. He was a gentle, kind man who will be missed by all whose lives he touched. In keeping with Michael's wishes cremation has taken place. Family and friends are welcome to visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Citadel on Clarence St. with Major Frank Johnson officiating. Interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations are graciously accepted to the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

McHUGH, Terri Rebecca
Passed on: October 24th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our loved one Terri Rebecca McHugh on Monday, October 24th, 2016 at the age of 34. "Little Terri" was a loving, gentle woman who touched the hearts of all who knew her. She had an infectious smile that could light up a room and an enduring spirit that helped her cope with the life she was given. She was truly a gem who was loved by all who knew her. Leaving to morn Terri's passing are her loving family, foster parents Barbara and Dennis Sheppard who have lovingly cared for Terri for the past 19 years, father Richard McHugh (Sol), brother Shannon McHugh, sisters Michelle McHugh and Bobbi Sheppard and step-siblings Will Madison, Paul Gilbert, Shelly Gilbert and step-father Karl Gilbert, grandmother Bernice Woodrow, grandparents Bernice and David Sheppard, uncles Father Terry Boland, Bruce Boland, Bern McHugh (Linda), Carl McHugh (Linda) and Morris Gilbert (Kathy), aunts Lorraine Patey (Clarence), Dianne Connolly (Bern), Bernadette Pike (Ron), Donna Sheppard (Marty), Kelly Childs (Johnny), Pauline Sheppard (Paul) and Hazel Sheppard (George), niece Ashley Nash and nephew Jordan Nash, as well as numerous great-aunts and uncles, cousins, caregivers and friends of the McHugh, Boland, Sheppard and Gilbert families. Predeceased by her loving mother Barbara Gilbert in 2009. Cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium. Visitation, funeral and burial services will be announced at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Cerebral Palsy Association of Newfoundland at cerebralpalsynl.com. The family guest book may be signed through our website www.fillatre.ca

MUDGE, John Corbett Hopkins
Born: November 22nd, 1940
Passed on: October 31st, 2016
Corner Brook, NL
Formerly of Norris Point, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late John Corbett Hopkins Mudge announce his passing at his residence on Monday, October 31st 2016 at the age of 75 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 13 years Alma (Jones): step-daughter: Deborah Langdon; step-son: Darren Langdon (Tina); granddaughter: Kristen Langdon; special cousin that was like a brother to him, Clifford Bugden (Jacqueline); sisters in law: Thelma Piercey (Stan), Connie Stratton (Brad), Jean Mudge and Sylvia Mudge, as well as a large circle of extended family and friends. John was predeceased by his parents: Henry and Sylvia Mudge; brothers: Howard, Nelson and Roland. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Norris Point on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will take place on Thursday Nov 3rd at 11 a.m. with Rev. Short officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery in Norris Point. Flowers will be graciously accept-ed or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Chemotherapy Unit. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

MURRAY, Ursula Gertrude (Benoit)
Born: March 31st, 1936
Passed on: October 2nd, 2016

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ursula Murray on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 80 years. Leaving to mourn her sons Patrick and Lawrence; granddaughters Tara Murray and Tonya Murray; sister Alice, brothers: Brad, Clarence, Jim and Phillip; sisters-in-law: Bridget Benoit, Mariah Benoit and other spouses, as well as numerous nieces, nephews other relatives and many friends. She was predeceased by her husband Dr. Bernard Murray, May 23, 2003; daughters-in-law Beverley Murray and Lorna Murray; sisters: Alma Drover and Ann Benoit; brothers: Archibald, Bernard, Derry; parents Dorothy and Lawrence Benoit. The funeral service will be held Friday, October 7th at 2 pm from Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Lourdes with Father Patry officiating, followed by the interment at the church cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street, Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm and Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

NOEL, Robert Howard
Born: February 1st, 1933
Passed on: October 7th, 2016

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Robert Howard Noel of Howley announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook, NL on Friday October 7, 2016 at the age of 83 years. Robert leaves to mourn his loving wife of 61 years Shirley nee Somers, his children Pamela (Larry) Frazer, Kenneth (Rose), Keith (Brenda), Perry Noel (Deanne Saunders), grandchildren Dana, Damon, Krista, Ashley, Shane, Jonathan, Scarlett, Savannah, eight great-grandchildren Sara, Zachary, Emma, Natasha, Nicholas, Dakota, Dustin, and Drake, brothers Dale (Doris), Edward (Shirley), Donald, sisters Yvonne Sheppard, Margaret (Robert) Marshal, and Marilyn (Paul) Butt. He also leaves behind a large circle of nieces, nephews, and extended family. Robert was predeceased by his parents Marjorie and Worley, sisters-in-law Annie (William) Somers, Lillian, Muriel Teate, brothers-in-law Jim Harris, William Sheppard, Harold Somers, and Max Pottle. The family asks that in lieu of flowers donations will be accepted for the Howley United Church. The family will be receiving family and friends at The United Church in Howley, NL, on Saturday, October 8, 2016, from the hours 7-9 pm, continuing Sunday, October 9, 2016 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. The funeral service will take place from on Monday October 10, 2016, at 2 pm, with Reverend Doctor Tony Newell officiating. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com    The Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL.
"Forever in our Hearts"

OAKE, Robert "Bob"
Born: January 2nd, 1934
Passed on: October 13th, 2016
Corner Brook

It is with heavy hearts that the family of the late Robert "Bob" David Oake announce his passing at Western Memorial Hospital on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at the age of 82 years. Robert was born on January 2, 1934 in Corner Brook to David and Mary Oake. He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 60 years, Eileen (nee Spencer). Robert spent many years traveling the province as a salesman for Morse's Tea Company before he and his wife Eileen started and ran a successful business "Broadway Textile" for 31 years. They enjoyed life to the fullest, having a cabin in Bonne Bay Pond and years travelling together to Florida and other vacation destinations. Robert enjoyed spending time with his family and many close friends over the years. He leaves to mourn with many happy memories, his family: Fred and Blanch Spencer, Victoria Spencer, Margaret and Donald Alyward, Marie and Ray Cole, Joan Taylor and Brian Peterson, Brian and Mary Spencer; nieces: Cindy (Frank Hynes) and Judy (Craig Snelgrove) as well as his other nieces and nephews; cousins: Vic and Myrna Bartlett; friends: Velma Wheeler (David), Audrey, Bob, Mary, Doris Bartlett, Tom and Ruby Walsh, Ron and Marie Denny and Beth and Joe Specker. He was predeceased by his parents David and Mary Oake; brother-in-law Bert Spencer and his cousin Lloyd Bartlett. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 2 p.m. from County Haven Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Wendy Lowden officiating. In keeping with Robert's wishes cremation has taken place. Interment will follow at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

O'BRIEN, Olive
Born: May 24th, 1925
Passed on: October 1st, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Olive O'Brien announce her passing on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the 91 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Rick (Madonna) O'Brien, Corner Brook and Maureen (Larry) Sedran, Toronto; grandchildren: Alan O'Brien (Jennifer Mitchell), Corner Brook, Meghan O'Brien (Brian Eng), Ottawa and Scott Sedran, Toronto; brother Doug (Mary) Thompson, St. John's; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Dick O'Brien, parents Patrick and Barbara Thompson and brother Bob (Mary) Thompson. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Tuesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. from All Hallows Parish, Humber Road with Father A.H. White officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Daffodil Place. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

PARK, Jenna Michelle
Born: November 10th, 1992
Passed on: October 15th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

With complete and utter heart break and sorrow the families of the late Jenna Michelle Park regret to announce her sudden passing on October 15, 2016 at the age of 23 years. Jenna leaves behind her precious son Kayden whom she loved to the ends of the earth, her Father Mike (Maxine), Mother Melinda (Kev), Sister Jessica (Jamie), Step-Brothers: Tyler, Andrew and Colton; Step-Sister Kayla, Boyfriend Faron Penney and family, Grandparents Terry and Olive Duffney, Aunt Tina (Shannon), cousin Terry Jr., Aunt Mildred Stewart, Uncle Roy Park (Trudy), Aunt Pauline White (Leonard), Uncle Ken Kervian (Tammy), Uncle Silas Kervian, Aunt Marie Park as well as an enormous amount of cousins whom she adored, other friends and family, so many "brothers", "sisters", "nieces" and "nephews". When Jenna became close to anyone they automatically became family. Jenna is predeceased by her Grandparents Alonzo and Jean Park, aunt Laverne, Uncle Jim (Kathleen), Uncle Derek, Uncle Tom Stewart, her precious cousin Catelyn Stewart, Great-Grandmother Phyllis Curtis Duffney, Great-Grandfather Gerard Duffney, Great-Grandparents Walter and Ethel Hunt. Friends and family are welcome to visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, Corner Brook, NL on Wednesday, October 19 and Thursday, October 20, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on October 21, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea in Benoits Cove with Father Leonard officiating. Cremation to follow with interment at a later date. Flowers are graciously accepted and or donations may be made to a trust fund that will be set up for Kayden's future education. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

PARSONS, Matilda
Born: January 10th, 1923
Passed on: October 28th, 2016
Barachois Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Matilda Parsons announce her passing on Friday, October 28, 2016 at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center in Stephenville Crossing, NL at the age of 84 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her stepson Allan (Mary) Parsons; brother Kevin (Mary) Benoit as well as many nieces, nephews other family and friends. She is predeceased by her husband George; parents Joseph and Matilda Parsons; son Jack Benoit; and several brothers and sisters. The visitation will take place on Sunday, October 30, 2016 from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 p.m. at Fillatre's Funeral Home in Stephenville Crossing. The funeral service will take place on Monday, October 31, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church in Stephenville Crossing with Rev. Ruby Carter officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Anglican Cemetery, Stephenville Crossing. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of ones' choice. To sign the family guestbook please visit our website at www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing.

PAYNE, Annette Marie (nee Jones)
Born: October 12th, 1957
Passed on: October 9th, 2016
Cox's Cove, NL
Annette Payne
, passed peacefully away at the Victoria General Hospital in Halifax with her loving husband by her side on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the age of 58 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 39 years, Reginald; children: Jamie (Kimberly), Debbie (Craig), Ashley (Trevor); her pride and joy, her beloved grandchildren: Abigale, Carson, Carter, Cameron, Bailey, Daymon, Gina, Hunter, Brooke, MaKayla, Desirae, Rihanna, Claire, and Ashton; siblings: Sheila (Calvin), Frank, Jim, and Michelle; brothers and sisters-in-law: Goldie, Vivian (Mike), Roy (Molly), Gary (Veronica), Ronnie (Aggie), Pansy (Ellis), and Elaine (Charles); as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends, especially her co-workers at NL Power. She was predeceased by her mother and father Margaret and James Jones; brother Don Jones and mother and father-in-law Reginald and Jessie Payne. Friends may visit St. Nicholas' Anglican Church in Cox's Cove on Friday and Saturday between the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will take place on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 2 p.m., with Reverend Charlene Laing and Reverend Malcolm Palmer officiating. Interment will follow at the Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to NL Power, Power of Life Fund or the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, Corner Brook. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

PIKE, Sarah
Passed on: October 22nd, 2016
Stephenville

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our dear mother, mother-in-law, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend, Sarah Margaret Pike. With her family by her side, Sarah passed away at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital's Palliative Care Unit on October 22, 2016, at the age of 73. Predeceased by her parents Lucy and Raymond Pike. Sarah will be greatly missed by her Partner Bill Pilgrim, three sons Raymond Laite in Calgary Alberta, Robert Laite in Stephenville, David (Donna) Laite in Trenton Ontario, her daughter Heather (Scott) Laite Bennett in Kippens, her five grandchildren Sarah Bennett, Matthew Bennett, Logan Laite, Kallista Laite and Isaac Laite. Also leaving to mourn are her three brothers Raymond (Eleanor) Pike, Harold (Margaret) Pike, Abe (Pam) Pike, her eight sisters Mabel (Cornelius) Harnett, Grace Crane, Bess (Edward) King, Meta (Brendan) Corrigan, Evelyn (Elmo) Pike, Joyce (Rueben) Green, June Pike, Sharon Pike and a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
The family is deeply grateful for the outpouring of love, prayers and support from their neighbors, extended family and friends. A special thank you to the home caregivers from Compassion Care, and nurses from Community Health, who cared for Sarah over the past few years. It was because of your unconditional care and attention that she was able to remain in her home the last few years of her life. A special thanks as well to all the nursing and support staff at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital who were so attentive to mom and the family over her last few months of life. Words cannot express the gratitude we feel. Visitation will take place on Tuesday October 25th from 2-4 and 7-9 at Russell's Funeral Home in Stephenville from where the funeral will take place on Wednesday October 26th at 10:30 a.m. with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. As expressions of sympathy flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to the Bay St. George Sick Children's Foundation in Sarah's memory.

PYE, Marion (Laing)
Passed on: October 2nd, 2016
(Formerly of Mt. Moriah)

Passed peacefully at home, on Sunday, October 2, 2016, at the age of 76 years, with family by her side. Predeceased by her loving husband John (2014). Beloved mother of Susan (Tom) Rivers, Wayne (Alison), Gail Kean, David (Annie), Joyce Johnston and Diana (Mike Pabstel). Cherished Nanny of 17 grandchildren and Super Nanny to 15 great-grandchildren. Marion was predeceased by her parents, Leonard and Mabel, her in-laws, Hayward and Frances, her brothers, Bill, Walter, Eric, and Stan, her sister, Shirley, great grandson Dylan and recently her son-in-law, Wayne Kean. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her in-laws as well as her many nieces and nephews. Dear friends include Russ and Shirley, Bev and Paul, Mary Ann and Sandra. Marion and her husband John were members of a number of Senior Dance Groups as well as the Legion. She enjoyed her music and all of the many friends she met along the way. Visitation will be held at NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME, 53 Division Street, Bowmanville on Wednesday October 5th, 2016 from 6 - 8 pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday October 6th, 2016 at 1 pm, with visitation from 12 - 1 pm. Memorial donations may be made to The Lung Association or The Cancer Society.

RAIKE, Elizabeth Janet (nee Sheppard)
Born: October 14th, 1963
Passed on: October 27th, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that the families of Elizabeth Raike nee Sheppard announce her sudden passing at the family home on Thursday October 27, 2016 at the age of 53 years. Elizabeth leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Lionel of 29 years, son; Tyler (Bethany Brace), mother; Janet Sheppard, sisters; Susan Sheppard, Rose Marie (Mark) Hoyles, Lisa Osmond and Beverly (Gerald Allan) Sheppard, sister-in-laws; Cindy (Larry) Kynock and Sherry (Dave) Mayo. Elizabeth also leaves to mourn a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives, extended family and friends. Elizabeth has been predeceased by her father; Warren Sheppard, mother and father-in-law June and Warren Fisher, and brother-in-law; Bob Osmond. The family will be receiving family and friends at Parsons Funeral Home and Chapel on Saturday October 29, 2016 from 7-9 pm continuing Sunday October 30, 2016 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. A Funeral Service will take place on Monday October 31, 2016 at the St. Michaels and All Angels Church in Deer Lake on Monday October 31, 2016 at 2pm with Reverend Paulette Bugden officiating. As per Elizabeth's wishes, cremation will follow with an inurnment to take place at the Nicholsville Cemetery at a later date. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com    The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL.
"A Friend Indeed In Your Time Of Need."
"Forever In Our Hearts."

RASSENTI, Ascenzio
After a long and wonderful life, Ascenzio Rassenti of Montreal passed away peacefully at the age of 92. Although he had no roots in Newfoundland, his daughter Rita Rassenti Payne has been residing in Pasadena for 30 years. He is remembered by Vincenza, his beautiful wife of 68 years, and also by their 6 children, 16 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren. He was highly regarded by many, was a great husband, and a terrific Dad.
Published October 29, 2016

RIDEOUT, Clifford James Allen
Passed on: October 23rd, 2016

With deep and profound sadness, the family of Cliff Rideout announces his passing at the Brantford General Hospital on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the age of 44. Loving husband of Sharon (nee Boyle). Devoted father of Emma, Ava and predeceased son Tristan. Cherished son of Marie (nee Drover) and the late Roland Rideout. Dear brother of Shawn (wife Brenda) and Tracy Sparkes. Also loved by nephew Dean (wife Mandy), nieces Shayna and Erin, mother-in-law Mary Boyle and husband, the late Robert Boyle, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Cliff was a proud Newfoundlander whose life centered around his family. Friends and relatives may pay their respects at the McCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North, Brantford on Wednesday, October 26 from 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. The service to celebrate Cliff's life will be in the chapel on Thursday, October 27 at 1:30 p.m. followed by interment in Farringdon Burial Ground. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.mccleisterfuneralhome.ca McCleister 519-758-1553

ROWSELL, David Trent
Born: September 11th, 1967
Passed on: October 16th, 2016

It is with deep sadness that the family of David "Trent" Rowsell announces his sudden but peaceful passing on October 16, 2016 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Ontario at the age of 49. Trent was born on September 11, 1967 and raised in Corner Brook, Newfoundland by his loving parents Sylvia and Cecil Rowsell. He resided in Oshawa for the past 29 years and is predeceased by his spouse Katherine Gujda-Rowsell. Trent is survived by his son Devin, parents Cecil & Sylvia of Corner Brook, grandmother Elsie Goosney of Corner Brook, brother Blair (Sharon) Rowsell of Mississauga, sister Lori (Alonzo) Pittman of Thunder Bay, nieces Alyssa (Matthew), Brianna, nephew Jordan, cousins and close friends. He is also predeceased by his grandfather Raymond Goosney and Grandparents Thomas and Helena Rowsell. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday October 26, 2016 in Oshawa, ON. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in trust to Devin Rowsell, through RBC Royal Bank Transit # 00932. Account 515-852-2. (cash deposits) or e-transfer to rowsellblair@gmail.com and condolences may be offered at 3352 Tallmast Crescent, Mississauga, ON L5L 1H5.

SIMMS, Robert "Bob"
Born: April 22nd, 1948
Passed on: October 28th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Robert "Bob" Simms announce his passing on Friday, October 28, 2016 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age of 68 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife of 47 years Emily (nee Rose); children: Jamie and Patti; step-daughter Joyce; sisters: Barbara Simms, Ellen (Sergio) Marin, Ruth Fisher and Lisa Simms; brothers: Karl Simms and Dave (Marie) Simms; sisters-in-law: Ann Simms and Margie Butt; brother-in-law John (Irene) Rose; as well as a large circle of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Gideon and Glenneth Simms, brother Brian Simms, parents-in-law Harold and Winnifred Rose, sister-in-law Marie Decker and brother-in-law Reg Butt. A special thank you to the Doctors and nurses and staff at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Monday, October 31 from the hours of 12-2 p.m. from where the funeral service will take place at 2 p.m. with Major Frank Johnson officiating. 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 by visiting www.fillatre.ca

SKINNER, Alexander Edward
Born: September 12th, 1942
Passed on: October 8th, 2016
Lourdes, NL

It is with heavy hearts that the family of the Late Alexander Edward Skinner announce his passing at his family home in Lourdes, NL on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at the age of 74 years. He will be forever missed and loved by his wife Mercedes; children: Ray (Audrey), Sean (Mary), MaDonna (Godfrey); grandchildren: Jeremy and Cameron Moraze, Seekay, Amy and Alexis Skinner; great-grandchildren: Thomas, Alycia; brothers: Leo, George; sisters: Marguerite Tourout, Anita Hynes, Bride Kropewnicki as well as nieces, nephews other family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Alexander & Marguerite Skinner; sister Mary Alexander and brother Henry Skinner. To honor and respect Alex's wishes, cremation has taken place at Humber Valley Crematorium, Pasadena, NL. Family and friends will be gathering at the family home, 55 Main Road, Lourdes, NL to celebrate his life on Wednesday, October 12th and Thursday, October 13th beginning at 2:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, October 14th at 10:30 a.m. from Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Lourdes, NL with Father Gerard Patry officiating. Inurnment will take place following the service in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Tea Cove Road, West Bay. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to a charity of ones' choice. To sign the family guestbook please visit our website at www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing, NL.

THISTLE, Sandra Jeanette (nee Jenkins)
Passed on: October 13th, 2016
Gander, NL
(Formerly of Corner Brook)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sandra Thistle announce her passing on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at James Paton Memorial Hospital in Gander at the age of 75 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: Cathy (Brian) Mosher and Fred (Cecilia) Thistle; grandchildren: David (Danika) Thistle, Michael Mosher, Alyson and Katie Thistle; great-grandchildren: Seth and Natalie Thistle; sisters: Ethel (Max) Andrews and Leone (Bern) Basha; brothers: Bob (Jean), Sid (Iris) and Gerald (Lurley); sister-in-law, Patricia Rorke; brother-in-law, Don (Dot) Churchill; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her husband, Fred; her parents Marie and Hedley Jenkins; infant brother, John Hedley; sister-in-law, Cathy Churchill and brother-in-law, Richard Rorke. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 19th at 11 a.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street with Reverend Tanya White officiating. The interment will follow at Townsite Cemetery, Montgomery Street. As expression of sympathy, donations may be made to a charity of one's choosing. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

VATCHER, Kenneth Winston "Wince"
Passed on: October 29th, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that the families of Kenneth Winston "Wince" Vatcher announce his sudden passing at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony, NL, on Saturday, October 29th, 2016, at the age 61 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife; Linda nee Curtis, his children; Chad Vatcher (Stephanie), Cory Vatcher (Jasmine), and Jenna Vatcher, and his grandson; Alex Vatcher, his brothers; Francis Vatcher, John Vatcher (Dinah), Sterling Vatcher (Kathleen), his sisters; Doris Short, Margaret Leis (Wallace), Mildred George (Vince), Eileen Ralph (Vernon), Betty Ivany (Les), Monica Vatcher (Howard), and Madeline Vatcher, Wince was predeceased by his parents; Marjorie and Leslie Vatcher, his mother and father-in-law; Theresa and Frank Curtis, his brother; Clarence Reginald Vatcher, and his nephew; Lyndon Curtis. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives, extended family and friends. The family will be receiving family and friends at Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL, on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2016, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm. The Funeral mass of Christian burial will take place from The Immaculate Conception Parish Roman Catholic Church, in Deer Lake, on Thursday, November 4th, 2016, at 10:30 am with Monsieur Gale officiating with the burial to follow at the Roman Catholic section of The Deer lake Interdenominational Cemetery on Wight's Road, Deer Lake, NL. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com     The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL.
"Forever Blue & White"
"A Friend Indeed In Your Time Of Need."

WALSH, Stephen Rendell
Born: August 22nd, 1930
Passed on: October 30th, 2016
Norris Point, NL

It is with fond and loving memories that the family of Stephen R. Walsh of Norris Point announce his passing on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders at the age of 86. He leaves to mourn his beloved wife Vera (nee Parsons); children: Ralph (Suzette), Keith (Wanda), Isaac (Laurel), Glenn, Mabel (Mich) and Sandra; grandchildren: Rocky, Robert (Amy), Jeffrey (Megan), Kayla, Stephen, Brooke, Kianna, Cindy (Aiden), and Kelly (Linda), great-grandchildren: Keira, Paris, Trae and Mercedez; sisters: Bess, Mackenzie, Catharine (Maxwell), and Sarah Heber); brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Clifford (Gloria), Charles (Carrie), Milton, Ivan (Simone), Lyman (Debbie), Leah (Chris), Verna, Ross and Mary; and many nieces nephews and other family members. He is predeceased by parents Isaac and Ester Walsh (Nee Knott); brothers: Lorne, Thomas, James, Wallace, Derek Kennedy; brothers-in-law: Melvin, Cecil and Wilfred. The family will receive friends at Church of the Good Shepherd in Norris Point on Thursday, November 3, from 2-4 and 6-10 pm from where Funeral service will be held on Friday, November 4, at 2 pm with Reverend Kay Short officiating. Cremation to follow. To sign the family guest book you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca    Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

WELLS, Eunice
Born: August 23rd, 1925
Passed on: October 22nd, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eunice Wells announce her passing on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Long Term Care in Corner Brook, NL at the age of 91 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her son Felix (Joan); grandchildren: Darlene (Wayne), Helen and Glen (Sheri); great-grandchildren: Gary, Amanda, Robin, Katie, Hayley and Amber; great-great-grandsons: Jake, Xavier and Noah; sisters: Anna, Sarah, Angela; brother Andrew; and sister-in-law Una. She was predeceased by her husband Clyde; parents John and Alice Young; sister Cecelia; brothers: Paul, Roy, Frank, Archie and Matthew; step-sister Sadie; step-brothers: Walter, Johnny and Charlie. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Sunday, October 23rd from 2-4 and 7-9 PM and Monday, October 24th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral Service will take place at the Chapel on Tuesday, October 25th at 2 PM with Eric Lockhart and Murray Egger officiating. Interment to follow at Non-Denominational Cemetery, Batstone's Road. As expressions of sympathy, donation may be made to Corner Brook Long Term Care. To sign the family guest book you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

WELLS, Sedella "Della"
Born: June 21st, 1942
Passed on: October 29th, 2016
Corner Brook, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Della Wells announce her passing on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 74 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter Cathy (Todd) Murrin; her precious grandchildren: Alex Murrin, Jason Thornsen, Joanne (Chris) Dixon and Lori Wells (Ken); special friend Karen Robertson; great-grandchildren: Charlize and Breanna; brother Ralph Osmond (Roxanne); sister Shirley Walsh (Bernard; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her loving husband Nick, son Eddie, daughter Karen, parents John and Susan Carter, sisters Nora, Queen, Marg and May, brothers Ray, William, Jim, Jack and Martin, parents-in-law William and Pearl Wells, sisters-in-law Alice and Vonnie, brother-in-law Edward. A special thank you to the staff of Palliative Care and her angels in the Dialysis Unit. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Monday 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 2 at 11 a.m. from Humber United Church, Clarence Street with Rev. Jocelyn Cook officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.fillatre.ca

WIGHT, Claude Eli Francis
Born: November 23rd, 1936
Passed on: October 9th, 2016
Pasadena, NL

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Claude Wight announce his passing on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the Health Science Centre in St. John's at the age of 79 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Betty; children: Brenda (Randy), Brian (Rose), Claudette (Wayne), Pamela (Rick), Shawn (Daniella), Nola (Dave) and Randy (Cate); 15 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents Harvey and Marigold Wight. Claude enjoyed hunting, fishing, and living his way. Family and friends were a very important part of his life. He will be forever missed by all who loved him. Visitation will take place from the Salvation Army Citadel in Pasadena on Thursday, October 13th at 7-9 PM from where Funeral Service will take place on Friday, October 14th at 2 PM with Captains Tim and Laura Jenkins officiating. Interment to follow at Salvation Army Cemetery Pasadena. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donation may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 1037 Topsail Road Mt. Pearl, NL, A1N 5E9. To sign the family guest book you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

YOUNG, Paul Conway
Born: October 9th, 1927
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: October 11th, 2016

It is with sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Paul Conway Young, on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 89. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his six children: Brian (Tellie) Ottawa, ON; Pauline (Chris) Hayes, Howley; Catherine (Rob Myrden) Corner Brook; John (Mayolene), Mississauga, ON; Maureen (Noel) Holden, Fort McMurray, AB; Terry (Michelle), Corner Brook; daughter-in-law Rosalind Young; 13 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren; sister Kit (Eldon Hunt), BC; brothers-in-law: Milton Bursey (Marlene), Don Bursey (Myrtle), Bill Drover; sisters-in-law Bernice Woodrow, Louise Bursey, Joyce Earle, Joan Mitchell, Glenda Johnson (Ray), as well as many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends at Bayshore Estates. He was predeceased by his wife Valda Young, July 17, 2013; son Bill, 1994; parents William and Mona Young; four brothers: Billy, Richard, David and John. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, October 14, 2016 at 10:30 am from Sacred Heart Church, Curling Street with Father Don Leonard and Father Terry Boland officiating, followed by cremation at Humber Valley Crematorium. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to a charity of ones choice. The family guestbook may be signed by visiting our website www.fillatre.ca

 

 

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