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The Western Star Newspaper
November 2014

 

BALL, Ann Marie (nee White)
Passed on: November 14th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the families of Mrs. Ann Marie Ball nee White announce her sudden passing at her family residence in Deer Lake, on Friday, November 14th, 2014, at the age of 59 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband; Dan, her love of her life her son; Jerry (Jessica), her loving mother; Mrs. Doris nee Rideout, her 3 brothers; Gary, Donald (Doris) & her Twin Dorman (Wanda), her beloved companion dog; Connor, her sisters & brothers-in-laws; Susan (Robert Curtis), Kim Ball, Linda White, Amanda Ball (Mark Specker), Craig (Irene) Ball, & Kirk (Jackie) Ball, her step brother; Martin (Regina) Healey, & step sister; Maureen (Clarence) Carrol, Ann was predeceased by her father; Jerry White, step father; Patrick Healey, brother; Glenn White, brother-in-law; Trevor Ball, & mother & father-in-law; Yvonne & Dempsey Ball. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives, extended families, and numerous close & special friends. Especially her "Card Sharks". The family will be receiving family and friends from Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel 63 North Main Street, Deer Lake, NL, on Saturday, November 15th, 2014, from the hours of 7-9 pm, and continuing on Sunday, November 16th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm. The Funeral mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, November 17th, 2014, at 10:30 am, from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Deer Lake, with father Gabriel 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    In lieu of flowers donations to a charity of ones choice in Ann's memory would be gratefully appreciated by the family.
"Forever in our Hearts"

BENNETT, Thomas Richard
Passed on: November 14th, 2014
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Thomas Richard Bennett announce his passing at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility on Friday November 14, 2014 at the age of 83 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his children Gary (Sharon) Bennett, Debbie (Rick) Seward, Sandra (Alf) Targett; grandchildren: Richard, Victoria, Ashley, Christopher, siblings: Marylyn (Paul) Gaudet, Clarence (Bella), Ronald (Sylvia); brothers and sisters-in-law: Ivy Bennett, Elizabeth Bennett, Eric Young, Olive Pope, Jack Maloney, Georgina (Clarence) Brooks; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Marie Louise; parents John (Jack) & Helen Bennett, sisters: Frances, Marie; brothers: Earnest and Shannon. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Sunday and Monday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday November 18, 2014 from the Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel at 2 p.m. officiated by Marilyn Avery, with interment following at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made in Thomas' memory to the Alzheimer's Society. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
Forever In Our Hearts

BENNETT-SNOOK, Theresa Margaret
Passed on: November 26th, 2014

Peacefully at The Mount, Charlottetown, P.E.I., on Wednesday, November 26th, 2014, of Theresa Margaret Bennett Snook (nee LeCour) of Kelly's Cross, age 81 years. Predeceased by her first husband Percy Bennett and second husband Pius Snook. Loving mother Mary (Ken) March, Jimmy (Thora) Bennett, Sandra (Don) Myles, Bob (Dianne) Bennett, and Raymond (Susie) Bennett. Dear grandmother of eleven grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. Theresa is formerly from Lourdes, NL, where she grew up with her twelve siblings. Visiting hours will be held at the St. Joseph's Church, Kelly's Cross, on Friday, November 28th, from 5 - 8 p.m. Funeral mass Saturday at 10:30 a.m. If so desired memorial donations to St. Joseph's Cemetery would be greatly appreciated. Interment in Church Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Dawson Funeral, Crapaud, PE. www.dawsonfh.com

BERESFORD, Daniel
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

Passed away peacefully at the A. M. Guy Memorial Health Centre, Buchans on Wednesday, November 12, 2014, Daniel Beresford, age 71. Predeceased by his parents Daniel and Mary Ellen (Dwyer) Beresford, brothers Stephen and Brian. Left to mourn with loving memories are his brothers Thomas (Mary), Kevin (Annie) of Kelligrews, Edward (June) of Mount Pearl, sister Margaret (Joseph) Moore of Mount Pearl, sister-in-law Margaret, nephews Paul, James (Nadine), Michael, John (Robyn), nieces Sarah (Robert) Sparkes, Bobbie Joe Chaulk, Michelle Chaulk, Christine (Roy), Karen (Scott), Maria Kelly, Mary (Maurice) Osbourne, Laura (Brett) Pilgram, grand nephews Michael, Matthew, Thomas, grand nieces Josephine, Beth, Lucy, Julie, Laura, Avalon and a large circle of relatives and friends. Resting at St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church, Buchans on Thursday, November 13th from 2:00 P.M. - 9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, November 14th at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at the Buchans Community Cemetery. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Danny's memory may be made to St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church. The family would like to thank the staff of A. M. Guy Memorial Hospital for their kind care and consideration. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To leave a message of condolence, please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

BLACKMORE, Flossie (Gill)
Passed on: November 30th, 2014

Pasadena, NL. Formerly of Newtown, Bonavista Bay, NL. It is with great sadness that the families of Mrs. Flossie Blackmore nee Gill announce her passing on Sunday, November 30th, 2014, at the Corner Brook Long Term Care facility in Corner Brook, NL, at the age of 88 years. She will be missed by her loving family. Her daughter; Alvina (Eric) Morris, daughter-in-law; Pansy Blackmore, her grandchildren; Kimberly (Edward) Kettle, Beverly (Edward) Turner, Cameron (Stephanie) Morris, & Eddie (April) Blackmore, her great grandchildren; Brandon, Bradley, Heather, Hannah, Quinn, & Bryce. Also leaving to mourn a large circle of family and friends. Flossie was predeceased by her Husband; Arthur, son; Earl, sisters; Mary Day, & Alvina Gill, as well as her parents; Samuel & Alfreda (Davis) Gill. The family will be receiving family and friends from The St. David's Anglican Church in Pasadena, NL, on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm, where also the funeral service will take place from on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014, at 2: pm, with Rev: Brian Pearson officiating with the burial to follow at the Church cemetery in Pasadena, NL. Flowers, or donations made to Primate's World Relief & Development Fund in Flossie's memory would be graciously accepted by the family. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
"Forever in our Hearts"

BLANCHARD, Gilbert Ephraim King
Passed on: November 11th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Gilbert Ephraim King Blanchard announce his passing on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014, at his home in Woody Pt., NL. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 56 years: Mrs. Evelyn Rita (Duval) Blanchard, his six children: Nelson (Kris Oravec) of Shoal Brook, NL, Angus of Fort McMurray, AB, Anglia (Frank) Mallioux of Orangeville, On., Shirley Blanchard (Gary Smith) of Fort McMurray, AB., Marjorie (Robert) Campbell of Fort McMurray, AB., & Glenda (Roger) Pittman of Brampton, ON., his grandchildren: Leah (Eric) Pittman and their children: Abigail and Noah, Justin (Amanda) Mallioux, Sara-Lynn (Scott) Sheppard and Gavin, Dominic Blanchard Gillam (Elizabeth Hamlyn), Stephen Pittman, Brittany Pittman, and daughter Izabella, Natasha Campbell and Matthew Campbell, his step grandchildren; Joshua Barnes and Rhya Oravec, his brother's; Harold (Julia) Blanchard, Fred (Emily) Blanchard, Walter (Mary) Blanchard, & Milton Blanchard, his sister's; Marjorie Johnson, & Muriel (John) Parrott, his sister-in-laws; June Depres, Sadie Butler, Phyllis Duval, Shirley Butt, and Mable (Rod) Bouzane, his brother-in-laws; Thomas Duval, & Blandford (Valerie) Duval, as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives, & friends. Gilbert was predeceased by his parents; father Stewart Blanchard, & mother Alma nee King, his niece Joan, & nephew Shawn, his father & mother-in law; Arthur & Pearl Duval, his brother-inlaws; Lyver Duval, Laurie Depres, Eldric Duval, Cecil Duval, & Carl Butler, his sister-in-law; Georgina Blanchard. The family will be receiving family and friends from the Anglican Church of The Epiphany in Woody Pt., NL, on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm, where also the funeral service will take place from on Thursday, November 13th, 2014, at 2: pm, with Rev: Canon: Louise Richards officiating with the burial to follow at the church Cemetery in woody Pt., NL. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com     As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Anglican Cemetery Fund (Woody Pt., NL, ) or The Canadian Cancer Society.
"Until The Day Dawns."

BLANCHARD, Hilda
Passed on: November 25th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Hilda Blanche Blanchard announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at the age of 89 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughter Karen Gale (Kevin), Gillams; son Neil Blanchard (Jackie), Lewisporte; three precious grandchildren whom she adored, Jennifer Gale (Paul), Megan Blanchard (Mark) and David Gale; three great-grandchildren whom she viewed with amazement, Riley, Scott and Aaron Norman; special niece and nephew Cassie Marche and Weldon Brake; as well as many other nieces and nephews whom she cared for deeply; step-grandchildren Amber and Mitchell Doucette; brother-in-law Eric Compagnon; sister-in-law Florence Brake; as well as many other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Noble Blanchard, parents Hayward and Minnie Brake, sisters Jessie Brake and Vivian Penney, brother George Brake, parents-in-law Joseph and Ellen Blanchard. Friends may visit St. James Anglican Church in Gillams on Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 26 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Malcolm Palmer and Rev. Allan Brake officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Meadows. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to St. James Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook. The family guestbook may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

BOONE, Stewart Malcolm
Passed on: November 6th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Stewart Boone announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit on Thursday November 6, 2014 at the age of 87 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his sons; Cyril Boone (Beth), Fred Boone (Catherine), granddaughters; Christine and Nicole Boone; Brothers Cyril Boone (Elsie), Christopher Boone (Anne), sister-in-law Myra Boone, Steward also had a special friend Shirley Musseau, as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Marion Boone; mother Laura Moores, father Christopher Boone; Brother Alex Boone. Visitation will be held at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Saturday and Sunday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9pm. The funeral service will take place at All Saints Anglican Church, Clearance Street on Monday November 10, 2014 at 2.00 pm, with Rev. Tanya White officiating. 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 by visiting our website at www.countryhaven.ca

BRAKE, Donald Raymond
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

Passed away peacefully at the Palliative Care Unit at the Western Memorial Hospital Donald Raymond Brake in his 79th year. He leaves to mourn are his children, sons Terrance (Michelle), Donald (Debbie), Roland (Thelma), and George (Susan), daughters Marjorie (Rod), Ivy, Wanda (Edwin) and Tammy (Keith). 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. His siblings Roland (Olive), Raymond, Grace (Edward), Alvina (Herb) and Mable (Roy). Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Jean, son baby Donald, parents Raymond and Marjorie, brother Jerry, grandson Justice Keith and great grandson Jacob. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel Friday, November 14th from 2-4 and 7-9pm. where also funeral service will take place on Saturday at 2:00pm. with Rev. Leggo officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road. To sign the guestbook or send condolences visit www.parsonsfuneralhome.com    Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our Hearts"

BRAKE, Hughie Blandford
Passed on: November 2nd, 2014

D.V.A Wing of Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility, Corner Brook, NL, formerley of Trout River, NL. It is with great sadness that the families of Hughie Blandford Brake announce his passing at the D.V.A Wing of the Corner Brook Long Term Care facility, in Corner Brook, NL, on Sunday, November 2nd, 2014, at the age of 91 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife; Mrs. Clarien Brake nee Crocker, his children; Bert Butler (Rowena), Francis Brake (Sharon), Mary (Doug) Quarry, Jean Brake (Kenny Crocker), Jim (Susan), Paul, Amy Brake, Pat (Ruth Ann), Darryl (Lisa), Peter, Jeff (Marlene), & Darryl Jr (Lacey), his 21 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, and a number of great great grandchildren, Hughie was predeceased by his son; Albert Brake, his parents; Ezariah & Catherine Brake, and also all of his siblings, Hughie also leaves to mourn a large number of nieces, nephews, other family, relatives, and friends. The family will be receiving family and friends from St. Simon & St. Judes Anglican Church in Trout River, NL, on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm, and continuing on wednesday, November 5th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm, where also the funeral service will take place from on Thursday, November 6th, 2014, at 2: pm, with Rt: Rev: Bishop Leonard Whitten officiating, with the burial to follow at the Anglican Church in Trout River, NL. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
"Lest We Forget"

BRAKE-HOUGLAND, Margaret Francis Shirley
Passed on: November 27th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Margaret (Margie) Brake-Haugland announce her passing at her home at the age of 54 years. She was predeceased by her mother Bonita Thomson-Brake and sister Dianne Dory. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband Don (Alf) Haugland; brothers: Michael Brake (Dale Earle), Charlie Thomson, and Harold Thomson (Ruby Coombs), all of Corner Brook, NL; nieces: Brenda, Katarina, Dakota, Summer, Brooke-Lynn, and Diaina (goddaughter); nephews: Michael Jr., Charlie Jr., Mackenzie, Jaden, AyJay, and Patrick; in laws from Norway and a large circle of other relatives and special friends. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Tuesday between the hours of 2-4 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will take place from the Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. officiated by the Very Reverend Baxter Park, with interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made in Margaret's memory to the Diabetes Association. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
Forever In Our Hearts

BURSEY, William Sydney
Passed on: November 20th, 2014

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of William Sidney Bursey in his 75th year on Thursday, November 20th, 2014. Predeceased by his parents John and Maude Bursey (Nee-Dennis), sister Annie and husband Allan Kennedy, brother John Bursey and infant brothers Clifford and Bramwell. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are his wife Daphne (nee Freake) of 53 years, son David (Lorna), Edward, daughter Connie (Anthony), son Darin (Linda), and Boyd (Allison), 9 grandchildren, Christopher, Tyler, Sarah, Russell, Alexandra, Jenny, Samantha, Blair and Sydney, great grandchildren Rachel and Thaddeus, sister Bernetta (Ed Szuch), sister-in-law Ann Bursey, along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and close friend Wayne Barton. Resting at Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander on Friday, November 21st, from 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. and Saturday, November 22nd, from 2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. and 7:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. Funeral service, Sunday, November 23rd at 2:00 P.M. from the Salvation Army Citadel. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Sidneys memory may be made to The Salvation Army, Gander. Thank you to Stacey's Funeral Home for your guidance. A special thank-you is extended to the James Paton Memorial Hospital nursing staff, Dr. Chris Dicks and many others who helped along the way. We appreciate all your compassion and care. Arrangements entrusted through Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander. To leave a message of condolence, please visit www.staceysfuneralhome.ca

BUTT, Ronald Harry
Passed on: November 1st, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Ronald Harry Butt announce his passing at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Home on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the age of 91 years. He will be sadly missed by his daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Ian Bell of Pasadena, NL and his loving granddaughter Catherine Bell of Halifax, NS. He is survived by his sister, Hazel Head of Grand Falls-Windsor, NL; his stepbrother, John MacDonald, BC, and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 70 years, Maria Butt in 2013; his mother Wilhelmina (Forsey) (Butt) MacDonald in 1986; father John Norris Butt in 1926; stepfather John MacDonald in 1961; sisters Roxanna Hudson in 2011, and Mable Snow in 2002; stepbrother Donald MacDonald in 2014. Cremation has taken place and the funeral service will be held at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations to the United Church Cemetery Fund in Heatherton would be greatly appreciated. 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.

CECCHINE, Jeanne Mabel (Penney)
Passed on: November 21st, 2014

In her 63rd year, after a lengthy battle with cancer, Jeanne passed away November 21, 2014 in Orillia, Ontario. Born in St. John's, NL on June 3, 1952, raised in Corner Brook. Predeceased by mother Darlene. Left to mourn, father Arthur Penney, siblings Fay Haines (Brian), Tony (Charlotte), Darren (Shelly), Shelly (Greg) and Sherry. Husband Willis Paul, sons Scott Tucker (Michelle), Adam Cecchine and Joshua Cecchine; grandchildren Devin Cecchine and Skyla Tucker. Also extended family members and friends. A Celebration of Life was held in Ontario on Nov. 29, 2014 with family, friends and co-workers in attendance with a special drumming ceremony. Jeanne's wishes were to have her ashes interred with her mother which will take place on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 2 pm at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Condolences can be expressed at the service or at a small reception being held at her niece Dianne Haines home, 82 Wights Road in Deer Lake.
Jeanne will be remembered as a kind, loving, caring person to all.
"A Rose That Will Never Fade."

CONNOLLY, Michael Gerald
Passed on: November 22nd, 2014

Passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, November 22, 2014 Michael Gerald Connolly at the age of 75 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife Margaret; sons: Karl Matthew (Dixie Lee), Joseph Mitchell (Clorrissa), Cortland Francis, Richard Stephen (Tina); daughters: Donna Marie, DD (Paul); grandchildren: Mark, April, Crystal, Vanessa, Mitchell, Wellon, Thomas, Sarah, Dennis, Dylan, Vicky, Samantha, Kaitlin, Rebecca, Michael, Brittany and Timothy; great grandchildren: Sarah, Brody, Ashleigh, Matthew Jr; sisters: Kit, Arlene, Dennie; brothers: Cort, Roy and Bruce. He was predeceased by his parents: Michael and Lucy, and son Wayne. Visitation was held at Fillatre's Funeral Home 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday, November 24, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Interment will take place on Tuesday November 25 at 10:30 AM from Town Site Cemetery with Father Edward Terry officiating. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 29 Pippy Place St. John's, NL A1B 3X2. To sign the family guestbook or to make a memorial donation you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

CROSS, Donald Michael
Passed on: November 4th, 2014

Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer at the Western Memroial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook, NL, surrounded by his loving family, Donald Michael Cross at the age of 68 years. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Shirley nee Caines who was the twinkle in his eye for 51 years, his 3 sons; Donald (Pansy), Darren (Tanya), & Dennis (Sandi), his grandchildren; Jessica, Julie (Winston), Jillian (Michael), David (Kerri), Jamie, Jason, Tara (Ryan), Brandon, Taylor, & Jenna, his great grandchildren; Kenny, Bradley, Luke, Natalie, Logan, & Sienna, his brothers & sisters; Melvin (Wavey), Margaret, Grace, Patricia, Brenda (Ronald), Jane (Robert), Lillian (Russell), & Diane, his mother-in-law; Mrs. Elizabeth Caines, his brothers & sisters-in-law; Clarence (Christine), Olive (Everett), Milton (Irma), Edgar, Gary (Donna), Terry (Christine) & Myra (William), Donald was predeceased by his loved ones; son; Dwayne, parents; Henry & Bride, great grandchildren; Aaron & Abby, his siblings; Henry, Stanley, Ronald, Julie (Winton), Gertie (Oliver), George, Doyle, & Dorothy, his father-in-law and Best friend; Byrant Caines. Also leaveing to mourn a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives, family & friends. The family will be receiving family and friends at Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel 63 North Main Street, on Wednesday, November 5th, 2014, from the hours of 7-9 pm, and continuing on Thursday, November 6th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm. The funeral service will take place on Friday, November 7th, 2014, at St. Michael's & All Angel's Anglican Church on Farm Road, Deer Lake, NL, at 2: pm, with Rev: Canon: Louise Richards, with the burial to follow at 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 at parsonsfuneralhome.com    Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to the St. Michael's & All Angel's Church Deer Lake, in Donald's memory would be gratefully appreciated by the family.
Don was a very successful business man and employed hundreds of men in his lifetime, he treasured the friendship and memories of all that he worked with. His proudest accomplishment in life was his family whom he loved dearly. He touched many lives and will be missed by all.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

DRAKE, Roberta "Sis"
Passed on: November 26th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Roberta "Sis" Drake announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Wednesday, November 26th 2014 at the age of 59 years. She will be sadly missed by her beloved children Jillian Ridgeley, Mark Ridgeley and their father Stephen Ridgeley. Also leaving to mourn her loving partner of 20 years Eddy, Nana's little girly- oh Carrie Roberta, her mother Teresa Drake in Lourdes, her sisters Aurelia Drake (Pat Skinner) in Lourdes, Elaine Kendall (Paul) in North Bay, Ontario, her sister in law Mavis Drake in Lourdes, many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends along with her co - workers at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital and the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center. She was predeceased by her father Henry Joe Drake, her brother Monte and her nephew A.J. Skinner. Visitation will take place on Thursday November 27th and Friday, November 28th from 2-4 and 7-9 from Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Lourdes from where the funeral will take place on Saturday, November 29th 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow the funeral and the burial will take place at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, flowers (Orange in color) are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto. Friends may sign the online guestbook by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

FALL, Jean Anna
Passed on: November 10th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Jean Fall announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Monday November 10th 2014 at the age of 71 years. She will be sadly missed by her children Forest (Norva) Fall in Charlottetown PEI, Richard (Tracy) Fall in London Ontario, Thomas (Annie) Fall in Brampton Ontario, Ann Fall (Andy ) in Stephenville. Also leaving to mourn is her brother Thomas (Doreen) Bambrick in Winslow PEI , thirteen grandchildren, nine great grandchildren her faithful companion Rebel and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Charles and Gertrude, sisters Kay and Gertrude and brothers Louis, George and Roland. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place on Thursday November 13th 2014 from 7-9 from Russell's Funeral Home in Stephenville. Her remains will be forwarded to Charlottetown where a memorial service will take place.

FELTHAM, Emily Jean
Passed on: November 10th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Emily Feltham announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Monday November 10th, 2014 and the age of 91 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is her husband Theophilus, son David (Linda) in Toronto, 2 daughters: Elizabeth (Sam) Gibbons in Trinity, Bonavista Bay, Violet (James) Keating in Stephenville, 2 brothers: Max (Mildred) March in Centreville, Bonavista Bay, Lloyd March in Blairmore, Alberta, 5 grandchildren, 11 great- grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, John and Gertrude March, and her daughter Faye Delaney. The family will be receiving friends at Russell's Funeral home 57 Prince Rupert Dr. Stephenville on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral service will take place on Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 2 PM from St. Augustine's Anglican Church on Hillview Ave. with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. Friends may sign the online guestbook by visiting our website WWW.RUSSELLSFUNERALHOME.CA

FINN, John G.
With a heart full of memories and love we announce the passing of John G. Finn. He leaves to mourn his wife: Constance (Morrison) Finn; his three children: Deborah (Mark) Finn, Dianne (Tom) Wheeler, and Stephanie Finn; also his very much loved grandchildren: Caroline, Sarah, Andrew, Mark, and Samantha. The family will welcome friends to the Glynmill Inn (Bowater's Suite) on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 from 2-4 PM. In Memoriam donations can be made to the SPCA Grand Falls - Windsor (in care of Evelyn Hancock) or to Western Memorial Regional Hospital. To sign the family guestbook or to make a memorial donation you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

FLEMING, Tony
Born In: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Born: March 11th, 1966
Passed in: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Passed on: November 24th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Robert Anthony (Tony) Fleming announce that Tony passed away peacefully at home, after a long and courageous struggle with cancer, in his 48th year, surrounded by his loving family and friends on Monday, November 24, 2014. He will be forever missed by his loving wife, care giver, and soul-mate Lyanne (nee Talbot) and his two adored children, Jett and Nicolette (Coco). Broken hearted are his mother, Mary Fleming of Stephenville, Newfoundland, mother-in-law Lorraine Talbot of Welland, two brothers: Derek (Alistair) Fleming of Mississauga, Christopher (Nicole) Fleming of Saint John, New Brunswick, two sisters: Laurie (Leon) O'Quinn of Fort McMurray, Alberta, and Janet (Sean) Fradsham of Stephenville, Newfoundland, brothers-in-law Andre Talbot of St. Catherines and Jean-Guy Talbot of Bracebridge, and sister-in-law Dana Fleming also of Stephenville, nieces, nephews, and a large circle of extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Richard Fleming, father-in-law, Roger Talbot, and brothers Kenneth and Hubert Fleming. Tony spent his formative years in Newfoundland, graduating as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer. He worked in Canada's North with First Air, before joining Air Canada in 1988 where he would remain for the rest of his career. Tony loved working on, driving, riding, and modifying anything with an engine. Special thanks are extended to his pain management team at William Osler Hospital and to his home care nurses, Joan and Pateek. Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Patrick's Church (Wildfield) on Saturday, November 29, 2014, celebrated by Fr. Vito Marziliano and Fr. Julien Beaulieu. For those who wish, memorial donations to the Heart House Hospice (hearthousehospice.com) would be appreciated.

GALE, Patricia Margaret
Passed on: November 29th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the Late Patricia Margaret Gale announce her passing on Saturday, November 29th, 2014 at the Palliative Care Unit at Western Memorial Hospital in her 69th year. She will be missed by her loving family, her children Tina (Elvis), Morgan (Tara). Her grandchildren, Brandon, Foster, Alexandra, Autumn and Amanda. Her husband Charles Gale, step-father Everett Penney. Her siblings Peggy (Dan), Joy (Paul), Pauline (William), Jean (Wilfred), Ken, Jackie (Robert), and Joan (Robbie). Also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her mother Margaret Penney, father John Tarbett, brothers Guy, Terry, Wayne, and Bernard, sister Judy. By request of Patricia cremation has taken place. To send a message of condolences visit www.parsonsfuneralhome.com    Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, Deer Lake.

GILLAM, Marguerite
Passed on: November 28th, 2014
Marguerite Gillam
of Stephenville NL. passed away peacefully in her 100th year surrounded by her family. Leaving to mourn, her daughter Marilyn Hann of Calgary, AB and her son, Earl (Freda) Hunt of Port-au-Port, NL. 11 grand-children, 22 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Her sister, Clara Fillatre and brothers Lloyd, Bill (Maisie), Cliff (June) and Gerald (Elaine) Goodyear. Predeceased by husband Israel Hunt in 1958 and second husband Roderick Gillam in 1996 and daughter Rosalie Hinks in 2011. Funeral services will take place on Monday December 1st at 2pm. from St. James Anglican Church in Port-au-Port, NL. with interment in the St. James cemetery. Flowers graciously accepted or donations to. St. James memorial fund. Friends may sign the online guestbook by visiting our website WWW.RUSSELLSFUNERALHOME.CA

GILLARD, Donald Gordon
Passed on: November 15th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Donald Gordon Gillard announce his passing at Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at the age of 86 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his daughters: Irene Gillard and Loretta (Norbert) Hoskins; sons: David (Joanne), Chris (Cathy) and Roddy; grandchildren: David (Maria), Anne-Marie and Nicholas; sister Marie; brother Rex; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Anne, parents Dorman and Monica and son Reginald. Cremation has taken place. Interment will be held on Tuesday, November 18 at 11:00 AM from Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Diabetic Association. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, Corner Brook.

GOODYEAR, Barbara Diane (nee Squire)
Passed on: November 19th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Barbara Goodyear announce her passing at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, Vernon B.C. on Wed. Nov. 19, 2014 at the age of 63 years. Leaving to mourn, her loving husband Paul, and daughter Kasey Finch (Chris) and her beloved grandsons Kaden & Quinn; sisters Judy Mitchelmore (Stan), Sharon Roberts (Simon); brothers Rick Squire (Linda) and Ken Squire, as well as a large number of nieces and nephews and friends, especially her friend Karen McLeod. She was predeceased by her parents James and Nettie Squire. Arrangements for burial will be made at a later date in Enderby, British Columbia.

GOULD, Marie Amanda
Passed on: November 18th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Marie Gould announce her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the age of 78 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and precious memories, her loving husband of 58 years, Pius; daughters Judy Gould (Louis Dejong) and Cherie Gould and her friend Paul Locke; step-daughter Yvonne Waterman (Frank); sons Eugene Gould, Pius Jr., and Reg Gould (Judy White); sister Lorna Hulan (Avery); brother Todd Strickland (Cindy); grandchildren Sheila Gould, Maurice, Sonya Gould (Ivan), Jackie O'Connell (Andre), Johnathan Gould (Cassandra), Travis Piercey, Rita Marie Gould, Taylor Gould, Louise Waterman, Christa MacDonald, and David Waterman; 10 great-grandchildren; special friends Florence Vincent and Lollie McCarthy, as well as a large circle of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by her daughter Sheila Eliza Gould; parents Ernest and Annie Strickland; sisters Sylvia (Issac Gilliam) and Sheila (Johnny Waklin) and brother Ernest Strickland Jr. Special thank you to the 4th Floor staff at W.M.R. Hospital for the support and wonderful care they provided. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. from The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, Main Street, officiated by The Very Reverend Baxter Park. At Marie's request cremation will take place with interment at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made by visiting www.country-haven.ca

GRIFFIN, Diane Marie
Passed on: November 2nd, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Diane Marie Griffin announce her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the age of 63 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her sons John Griffin (Jocelyn) and Darrell Croft (Valerie); mother Ida Griffin; grandchildren: Kirk, Haley, Kathleen, Darren, and Daniel; brother Brent (Lynn); niece Jessica; nephews: Ryan, Dylan, Lyle, Garrod, and David; special cousin Cathy Griffin; special care givers Vivian & Vera Brake, as well as a large circle of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her father Anthony Griffin. In keeping with Diane's wishes cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel, 167 Country Road on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 1 p.m., from where a Memorial Service will take place at 3 p.m., officiated by Father Edward Terry. Interment to take place at a later date. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

HAMMOND, Idella Rowena
Born: September 10th, 1930
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: November 20th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Idella Rowena Hammond announce her passing on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 84 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her children: Laverne (Ronald) Byrnes, Monroe (Judith) Hammond, Joanne Brockway, Colleen (Ignatius) Mannings, Varrick Hammond and Morgan G. (Theresa) Hammond; grandson with whom she resided Morgan Sparkes (Lisa); many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers: Frank (Renee) Penney and Guy (Joan) Penney; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Eric Hammond, parents Frank and Elizabeth Jean Penney, son-in-law Noble Brockway, brothers Keith and John Penney. A special thank you to Doctors and nursing staff at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 24 at 11:00 a.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street with Rev. Tanya White officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

HEGGART, Georgina Mary Kate (nee Leé)
Passed in: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Passed on: November 18th, 2014

Unexpectedly, following a brief illness, in Kingston General Hospital on November 18, 2014 at the age of 81. Eldest daughter of Jack & Stella Lee. Loving mother of Leah Burton, Jody Hicks (Mike), Karen George (Ken), Brad Heggart, Dana de Layen (Chris) and Bill Heggart (Lynn). Cherished grandmother of 16 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. Dear sister of John Lee (Genny), Eva Joan Lee, Patricia Dillon and Duncan Lee (Rita). She will also be sadly missed by numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends. The funeral was held in Brockville, Ontario on November 22nd.
Requiesat in Pace, dear Georgie.

HULAN, George
Passed on: November 11th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family announce his sudden passing at his residence on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, at age 86. Predeceased by his wife Mary Elizabeth (June 2014); his parents Leonard & Mary; sister Rose (Isaac) Payne; and brother Clement. Leaving to mourn his loving sons: Paul (Colleen), Glen (Cynthia), Jeff (Kelley), and Robert; grandchildren: Adam (Alison), Danielle, Sara (Scott), Katie, Phillip (Jacqueline), and Ava; great-grandchildren: Landyn, Zachery, and Joshua Hulan, and Caleb Rioux; brothers: William (Thursa) and Lynn (Geraldine) of Jeffreys, NL; sister Christina (Ray deceased) Hulan, of McKays, NL; sisters-in-law: Alice Hulan of Corner Brook, NL, Lenora (Alex deceased) Bell of Toronto, ON, and Lavena (William deceased) Fraser of Oromocto, NB; brothers-in-law: Thomas (Una) Seymour, and George (Marion deceased) Seymour, both of Isle aux Morts, NL. Also leaving to morn many nieces, nephews and other family members and friends. George served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1949-1954, followed by a lengthy career with CBC Television. He also served in the Canadian Army Reserve 1954-1978, and was Commanding Officer of 728 Communication Squadron 1977-1978, retiring at the rank of Major. Visitation will take place at Barrett's Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue, Mount Pearl, on Sunday, November 16th, from 12:00pm-4:00pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm. Memorial service to be held at Barrett's Funeral Chapel on Monday, November 17th, 2014 at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.

HULAN, Pearl Mary
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Pearl Mary Hulan announce her passing at the Long Term Care Facility in Corner Brook on Wednesday November 12th, 2014 at the age of 91 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her step sister: Trudy (Daryl) Roson and family, nephew: Boyd Shears (Lynn Cole); great nieces: Lisa (Griffin), and Lesley; great nephew: Matthew and their families; nephews: Brian (Bev) Hulan, Bruce (Ashevak) Hulan; nieces: Evelyn Parsons, Nina Reese, and families; special friends: Joy and Lloyd Harnum and family, and a circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband: Edward, brothers: Bryant, Samuel, and Ted Shears. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home 4 St. Marks Avenue on Friday November 14, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral service will be held on Saturday November 15th, at 11:00 AM from the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church Main Street, with The Very Reverend Baxter Park officiating with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery in Robinsons. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations can be made to Robinsons Anglican Church Memorial Fund or to St. John the Evangelist Church Fund. To sign the family guestbook or to make a memorial donation you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

HURLEY, Fergus
Passed on: November 13th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Fergus Hurley announce his passing at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Home on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at the age of 94 years. He is survived by his daughter Rosalind, grand-daughter Chelsea, brother Greg (Doreen) Hurley, as well as his many other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by parents Samuel and Dinha Hurley, brother Patrick (Julie) Hurley, and sister Caroline (Jerry) Carroll. In keeping with Fergus' wishes cremation has taken place. A private family service and interment will take place at a later date. 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 by visiting www.country-haven.ca Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road, Corner Brook, NL.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

JENNIEX, Bruce Emery
Passed on: November 27th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Bruce Emery Jenniex announce his sudden passing at the Bonne Bay Health Centre in Norris Pt, NL, on Thursday, November 27th, 2014, at the age of 70 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his wife; Marilyn, his son; Paul (Lana), his brothers; John (Clara) of Humber Village, Kevin (Florence) Bonne Bay Pond, Cyril (Lucy) of Cochrane, AB, Roger (Cora) of Norris Pt, Brad (Ethel) of Pasadena, & Dennis (Marilyn) of Hawkes Bay, his sisters; Eileen (Mack) of Hawkes Bay, Sadie (Bob) of St. Paul's, Myra (Noel) of Woody Pt, Marie (Charles) of Sandy Cove, Bonavista Bay, & Dale (Garry) of Rocky Hr, his sisters-in-law; Jacqueline (Clifford) Bugden of Stephenville, & Doreen Tucker (Bob Roberts) of Rocky Hr, his step-brother Boyd Shears of Deer Lake, also a large number of nieces, nephews, other relatives, family & friends. Bruce was predeceased by his parents; Garfiled & Alma, sister; Gladys, brother; Lloyd, nephew; Robert Tucker (Jr), father & mother-in-law; Robert Tucker & Ethel (Tucker) Shears, & brother-in-law; John Tucker. As per Bruce wishes cremation has taken place and a private family service will take place at a later date. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com
"Forever in our Hearts"

JESSO, Harold (Earl)
Passed on: November 3rd, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harold Jesso announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at the age of 63 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife, Elsie in Sheaves Cove, son; Conrad Jesso (Alexandria) in Brampton Ont., 2 daughters: Laura Jesso (Dave) in Stephenville, Tracy Jesso in Tasiujaq, Que., 2 grandchildren: Andrew Jesso, Kristen Bennett, brother; Fintan Jesso (Mary) in Sheaves Cove, 2 sisters: Mamie Hinks (Patrick) in Piccadilly, Valerie Bunker (Buddy) in Salem, NH, and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Gertrude and Callis Jesso, sisters, Theresa Higgs, Eunice Gabriel, Barbara Jesso and his brother Murdock Rowe. Friends may call at Russells Funeral Home 57 Prince Rupert Dr. Stephenville from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Wednesday November 5, 2014. Funeral service will take place in Sheaves Cove at St. Josephs Chapel on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 3 pm. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Newfoundland Cancer Society. Friends may sign the online guestbook by visiting our website WWW.RUSSELLSFUNERALHOME.CA

JONES, Rosa Mabel (nee Locke)
Passed on: November 26th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rosa Mabel Jones announce her passing on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age 91 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughters: Alma (John) Mudge, Thelma (Stan) Piercey and Connie (Brad) Stratton; grandchildren: Darren (Tina) Langdon, Deborah Langdon, Nicole (Jeff) Shannon, Nancy (Steve) Sooley, Richard Piercey (Lora Foster), Andrew (Melodie) Piercey, Robert (Tracey) Stratton, Michael Stratton (Crystal Kean) and Matthew Stratton; great-grandchildren: Kristen Langdon, Kayla Shannon, Ella and Katy Sooley and Parker Kean; sisters: Rita Eisenmen and Mae (Gerald) Penney; brothers: Gilbert (Vera) Locke and Hardy Locke; sister-in-law Audrey Boone; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband James Jones, parents Robert and Pearl Locke, twin sister Ruth Stuckless and sister Florence Hancock. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 29 at 2:00 p.m. from the Salvation Army Temple, O'Connell Drive with Majors Max & Doreen Sturge 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 or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

JOYCE, Mabel Inez
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mabel Inez Joyce announce her passing on Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook at the age of 69 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her son Blaine (Tammy) Joyce; grandsons: Jordan and Ryan Joyce, mother Elizabeth Sheppard; brothers: Keith (Rosalie) Sheppard, Kevin (Mabel) Sheppard and Lee (Dale) Sheppard; sister Faye Sheppard; as well as a large circle of sisters and brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her father Wilfred Sheppard, baby brother Gordon Sheppard and Blaine's father Fletcher Joyce. A special thank you to sister Rosalie and staff at Xavier House for their support and care over the years as well as Dr. Coleman and staff at both 4 North, Long Term Care and 4AB Western Memorial Regional Hospital. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street, Corner Brook on Saturday and Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 10 at 10:00 a.m. from St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church in Curling with Rev. Rosemarie Payne officiating. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Lark Harbour. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetic Association. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

KELLY, Edward Eugene
Passed on: November 1st, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Edward Kelly announce his passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the age of 74 years. Ed was known by many as "Father Kelly" during his long career with Lundrigans and the IOE 904 Union. Ed is survived by his two sons, Gary (Heather) and Michael (Leanne); five grandchildren, Liam, Lucas, Julia, Jennifer and Jessica; his wife Blanche; brother Halfdan (Gertrude) Kelly; sister in law Lorna; as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. A special thank you to Angie Hutchings who has given Ed dedicated home care for the past few years. He was predeceased by parents, William and Bertha Kelly; brothers Doug and Harold (Genevieve); and sisters, Peggy, Sheila, Patsy Kelly Oates, and Alice Kelly. In keeping with Edward's wishes cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel, 167 Country Road on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 from 5-6:00 p.m. The funeral service will directly follow at 6:00 p.m. officiated by Father Ambrose Hynes. Interment will take place at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations are graciously accepted to the SPCA or to the local Food Bank. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

KENNEDY, Eileen (nee Willette)
Passed on: November 14th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eileen Kennedy announce her passing on Friday, November 14, 2014 at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility at the age of 91 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her daughters: Marguerite Taylor (Bert), Genevieve Little (Carl), Mary Kennedy and Jackie Kennedy (Rick); sons: Larry Kennedy (Patsy) and Gerard Kennedy (Brenda); grandchildren: Paul Taylor, Christopher Taylor, Vicki Glover, Jason Little, Jeanmarie Smith, Ryan Welch, Shelby Welch and Benjamin Maynard; great grandchildren: Kyle Taylor, Julianna Smith, Julian Smith, Lucas Welch and Derian Glover; sisters: Mary McCarthy and Catherine Kelly; brother Gus Willette; lifetime friend Gertrude Parsons; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Alexander Kennedy, 1989, daughter Marchita Kennedy, brothers Stanley, Jack, William, Richard and Philip Willette, baby sisters Mary and Kneila Willette. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Saturday and Sunday from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, November 17 at 10:30 a.m. from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue with Father Ambrose Hynes officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to Corner Brook Long Term Care, 1 South. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

KINDEN, Hilda Mary
Passed on: November 2nd, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Hilda Kinden announce her passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center in Stephenville Crossing on Sunday November 2nd, 2014 at the age of 92 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her seven sons: Roy (Lorraine) of Stephenville, Neal (Marilyn) of Robinsons, Eugene (Judy) of Glenwood, Garry (Joanne) of Winnipeg, Terry of Ontario, Paul (Annette) of Ontario, Gorgon (Karen) of Ontario, Six daughters: Beulah (Gerald) of Kippens, Marilyn (Ken) of Prince Edward Island, Daphne (Rick) of Stephenville, Joan (Gino) of Ontario, Judy (Tony) of Manitoba, Cassie (Eric) of New Brunswick, 28 Grandchildren, 20 Great Children and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Gordon Kinden, two sisters: Netta Saunders and Ivy Easton, two brothers Lemuel Vincent and Douglas Vincent. Funeral Service will take place Tuesday November 4th, 2014 at 2 pm at Russell's Funeral Home Chapel with cremation to follow, Interment will take place on Wednesday at 10 am in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Friends may sign the online Guestbook be visiting our website WWW.RUSSELLSFUNERALHOME.CA

KING, Bertha
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bertha King announce her passing at the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center in Stephenville Crossing on Wednesday November 19th 2014 at the age of 71 years. She will be sadly missed by her two sons: Wayne (Sylvia) in Stephenville Crossing, Rodney (Patricia) in Ontario. Also leaving to mourn her brother Carl (Yvonne) in Mattis Point, her sister Madonna (Greg) Hawkins in Stephenville Crossing, five grandchildren: Michael (Stacey), Tracy (Brian), Donovan (Sandra Perrier), Tiffany Young and Robbie Rose, three great-grandchildren: Ava, Adison and Weston and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her daughters: Dianna, Diane and Sandra, two grandchildren: Tanya Young and Nathan King, brothers: Vincent, Raymond, Joseph and Michael and her sisters: Alice, Marjorie, Mildred and Mary. Visitation will take place on Sunday November 23rd, 2014 from 2-4 from Russell's Funeral Home in Stephenville Crossing. Funeral services will take place on Monday November 24th 2014 at 10:30 a.m. from Assumption Parish in Stephenville Crossing with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Mattis Point. Friends may sign the online guest book by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

LARKIN, Shane
Passed on: November 4th, 2014
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Shane Larkin announce his passing at the sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Tuesday, November 4th 2014 at the age of 63 years. Leaving to mourn sisters: Elizabeth Gallant (Jim) Stephenville, Judy Benoit (Calvin) Dartmouth N.S., Cathy Larkin in Halifax ,N.S., brother Bernard Larkin (Judy) in Stephenville, Nieces and nephews Timothy Gallant in Lab City ,Jackie Gallant in Toronto, Steven Benoit in Dartmouth N.S. , Janine Benoit , Dartmouth ,N.S. ,great Niece Adrienne Benoit and great nephews Hunter Benoit, Dartmouth N.S. and Fintan Gallant in Lab City. Also leaving to mourn a special family friend Bernice Benoit in Stephenville and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Larry and Beatrice (Trixie ) Larkin and Aunt Nell. Cremation has taken place and the family will be receiving friends on Sunday November 9th from 2-4 P.M. from Russell's Funeral Home in Stephenville. The funeral service will take place on Monday November 10th 2014 from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. The online guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca     No flowers by request.

LaSAGA, Mabel Hilda
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

It is with overwhelming sadness that the family of the late Mabel Hilda LaSaga announce her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on November 12, 2014 at the age of 89 years. Mabel will be sadly missed by daughters, Theresa (Clifton) Squires, Sheila (Brendan) Mitchell, son, Anthony, (with whom she resided) and her granddaughters, Alaina and McKenzie Squires whom she dearly loved. She was predeceased by her loving husband David Bernard LaSaga in 2007; parents, Charles Albert Dennis and Susannah Pennell; brothers, Stewart, Bill and David and sisters, May, Ethel, Bessie and Edith. She also leaves to mourn a large number of nieces, and nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation will take place at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street during the hours 2-4 and 7-9 pm on Friday, November 14. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, November 15 at 10:30 am at Sacred Heart Church, Curling Street, with Father Don Leonard officiating, followed by interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.fillatre.ca
"We will hold you in our hearts forever, while God holds you in His hands."

MAJOR, Dwayne Augustus
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of Dwayne Augustus Major announce his sudden passing at the Bonne Bay Health centre on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014, at the age of 44 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his mother; Mrs. Loretta nee Maynard, his daughter; Laura Payne, Susan Payne the mother of his daughter, his siblings; Paulette Maynard (Todd Reid), Paul Maynard, Jimmy (Leona) Major, Brenda (Raymond) Samms, Corey (Brenda) Major, & Ashley (Michelle) Major, his grandmother; Mrs. Elizabeth Maynard, Dwayne was predeceased by his father; James Major, his grandfather; Stanley Maynard, and grandparents; Margaret & Jacob Major, also a number of uncles, & aunts. Also leaves to mourn a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives, & friends. The family will be receiving family and friends from The Church of The Good Shepherd in Norris Pt, NL, on Saturday, November 15th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 pm, where also the funeral service will take place from on Sunday November 16th, 2014, at 2: pm, with Rev: Canon: Louise Richards officiating with the burial to follow at the church cemetery in Norris Pt, NL. To sign the guest book or send a message of condolence please visit our web page at www.parsonsfuneralhome.com

McBURNEY, Richard "Mac"
Born: May 6th, 1925
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

Suddenly and peacefully at Kingston General Hospital, Richard "Mac" McBurney. Beloved husband of Lyn McBurney and much loved father of Dawn (Dan Braund); Laurie (Wayne Bower); and Scott (Kim Hender). Cherished Poppy of Jaclyn and Rachael Braund; Katie (Daniel) Steinfeld and David (Amanda) Bower; Shilo, Tessa, Liam and Aiden McBurney; and great grandfather of Emily, Jacob, Joshua, Sarah and Liam. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Earl and Melvin McBurney and by his sisters Jean Chalmers and Iola Lee. Dedicated Navy man (1946-1975) and hotelier, Mac was the recipient of several awards including the Order of Military Merit and Newfoundland Hotelier of the Year. He touched the lives and hearts of many throughout his career and in his family life. Send condolences online at www.irvinememorial.com

MERCER, Mary B.
Born: January 8th, 1939
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: November 4th, 2014

With sadness we announce the passing of the late Mary Mercer at her residence on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at the age of 75 years. Leaving to mourn, grandson Christopher Lawlor, Vancouver, BC, friends Heather Allen and Eddy Joyce, Rachel Barnes and her family, her faithful companion Cruise, a large circle of relatives and her friends at the Long Term Care Centre where she visited quite often with the St. John's Ambulance Therapy dog "Cruise". She was predeceased by her husband Thomas "Tom". In keeping with Mary's wishes, cremation has taken place. Interment will take place at a later date. Many thanks to Dr. Bolous for the care that he had given. A very special thank you to Dwayne Parsons and staff at Country Haven Funeral Home for carrying out my final wishes. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Love's Last Gift Remembrance"

MORRIS, Joseph Maxwell
Passed on: November 3rd, 2014

Dad reunited with mom on Monday, November 3, 2014 from the Bay St. George Long Term Care Center in Stephenville Crossing, NL at the age of 87 years. He leaves to mourn with many precious memories his sons: Dwight (Brenda), Stephenville Crossing, David (Donna), Labrador City, Scott, Magnolia, Texas; grandchildren: Brad, Bridget, Jonathan, Kelly; brother Doug; sisters: Beryl, Jean as well as other family and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Doloris; parents Willis and Carolyn Morris; brother Reg and sister Mary. Visitation will take place from Fillatre's Funeral Home, West Street, Stephenville Crossing on Wednesday, November 5th from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, November 6th from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will take place on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church in Stephenville Crossing with Rev. Gwendolyn Butler officiating. Interment will follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Stephenville Crossing. We would like to express a special thanks to the Long Term Care Staff in Stephenville Crossing. Dad was well cared for whether he liked it or not. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations to a charity of ones' choice. 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.

MORRIS, Michelle Phyllis
Passed on: November 7th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Michelle Morris announce her passing on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the age of 48 years. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are her children: Chris and Jackie (Matthew Rogers); brother: Robert (Lillian) Morris. She was predeceased by her parents: William and Anna Morris; sister: Joan; common-law husband: John Brown; special friend: Aiden Barry, and many aunts and uncles. Visitation will take place from St. George's Anglican Church, Robinsons on Thursday, November 13, 2014 from 2-4 & 7-9 from where the Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, November 14, 2014 with Father Nick Griffith officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Robinsons. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously excepted or donations to the St. George's Church in Robinsons. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website at www.fillatre.ca    Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Stephenville Crossing

OKE, Mary (nee Penney)
Born: September 27th, 1926
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: November 21st, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mary Oke announce her passing on Friday, November 21, 2014 at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility at the age of 88 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband of 65 years Roy Oke; children: Roy Jr. Oke (Mary), Paula (Larry) Price and Annamarie Oke; grandchildren: Amy (Rob), Paul (Lori), David (Jesica), Laura (Phillip), Justin (Jennifer), Jordan (Kyra) and Jonathon (Renee); 9 great-grandchildren; sisters: Augusta, Ferne (Gordon) and Margaret (Fred); brothers: William (Shirley), Edward (Shirley), Eric (Inez) and Byrce (Monica); sister-in-law Alice and brother-in-law Robert; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her daughter Wanda Garcin, 1992, parents Edward and Minnie Pearl Penney, sisters Roxena, Mildred, Olga and Marie. A special thank you to the Doctors and staff at Bay St. George Long Term Care and the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Saturday 7-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 24 at 3:00 p.m. from All Saints Anglican Church, Clarence Street with Rev. Tanya White officiating. Cremation to follow with interment at a later date. As expressions of sympathy flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PARKER, John
It is with immense sadness that the family of the late John James Parker announce his passing on Sunday, 16 November 2014 at the age of 80 years. He will be sadly missed by his son: John Parker of Ottawa, ON; daughter: Joanne Duhart (Tony) of Corner Brook, NL; daughter: Elizabeth Gilfoy (David) of Dartmouth, NS; grandchildren : Julian, Jacob, Tyler, Jordan, Brandon and Madison; Also survived by sister: Elizabeth Mobray, Hamilton, ON and a large circle of friends. He is predeceased by his wife Joan Sandra Parker, parents: Helen and John James Parker and his sister: Kay Meihm. John had a prestigious and rewarding career of 37 years in the RCMP. Born in Guelph, ON, his career brought him to Newfoundland where he met and settled with the love of his life Joan and raised his family. While in the RCMP, one of his favorite duties was providing security and protection to visiting dignitaries such as Pierre Trudeau, Prince Phillip, Fidel Castro, and Russian Leader Andrei Gromyko. John also served as SWAT Team commander organizing the response teams for critical incidences. John was heavily involved in many charitable organizations and was the founding president of the Rotary Club in Gander. John loved to travel the world, sport fish, hunt and gardening. He was raised on a farm in Ontario and inherited his father's love for growing things, and was especially proud of his tomato plants. In his younger days, he enjoyed being part of the dart league at the Legion. He also participated in Curling for many years and proudly represented Newfoundland as Skip at the National RCMP Curling Tournament. The funeral service for John, which will include a memorial for his wife Joan, will take place on Friday, November 21, at 1:30 PM from Fillatres Funeral Chapel 4 St. Marks Avenue. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Salvation Army family services. The family guestbook may be signed or memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

PENNELL, Ann Marie
Passed on: November 17th, 2014

It is with very heavy hearts that the family of the late Ann Marie Pennell announce her peaceful passing with her family near her side, at the Palliative Care Unit on Monday, November 17, 2014 in her 67th year. Leaving to mourn with strong and loving memories, son Shawn Pennell (Patricia); 3 special grandchildren: Thomas (Rebecca), Felicia (Ryan), and Donovan; special great-grand-daughter Emery, all residing in Corner Brook; brother Kitchener Pennell, Corner Brook, George (Pam), NS. She will be deeply missed by her special aunt Theresa Power; numerous other aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Ann was a loyal Union activist and will be missed deeply by her Union buddies, especially Donna Ryan, Brenda Leger, and Ernest Green. She was a friend to all. Ann was predeceased by her mother Elizabeth Pennell (James "Jimmy" Campbell); sister-in-law Alice Pennell; special cousins Sheila Ereaut and Jason Fisher as well as many other relatives and friends. The family would like to send a big thank-you to the staff at the Palliative Care Unit, 2D, and the Rehab Unit for the professional care they provided. Thank-you to Dr. Griffin and his secretaries for all they have done over the past several years. Thank-you to Dr. Dunn and Dr. Lafferty for helping take care of Ann in her final days with us. In keeping with Ann's wishes cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Thursday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will take place from the Cathedral of the Most Holy Redeemer, Mount Bernard Avenue on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. officiated by Father Ambrose Hynes. Interment will follow at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Most Holy Redeemer Church Building Fund. The family guest book may be signed by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

PYNN, Muriel Stella
Passed on: November 15th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Muriel Stella Pynn announce her passing at the Raspberry Rd Unit, Long Term Care in Corner Brook on Saturday, November 15, 2014 in her 85th year. With fond & loving memories she will be sadly missed by her daughter Pauline (David Barry) Corner Brook; her sons: Craig (Lisa) ON; Darin (Fiona) AB; her son-in-law Harold Pike ON; her 6 Grandchildren: Mark Barry,South Korea; Paul Barry, BC; Bert & Kailla Pike, ON; Tyler & Nicole Pynn, ON; Step-grandson John Michael, AB; and her 3 Great-grandchildren: Leah, Erika and Spencer Pike, ON. Also lovingly remembered and mourned by her sister Irene (Ray Curlew), Reidsville; her brother Artie (Alice), Reidsville; brothers-sisters-in-law: Floss Reid, Cormack; Fred (Tilly) Pynn, Corner Brook; Kay (Ron Harvey), BC; Pearl (Pete McCarthy), ON; Winnie Pynn, ON; and Joan Pynn, Corner Brook. With grief and remembering how Muriel touched their lives, there are a lot of nieces, nephews, family and friends in Corner Brook, Reidsville, Deer Lake and scattered through-out NL and Canada. Especially; Perry, Michelle, Shirley, Sadie and Audrey. As well as her neighborhood card-club group and the many boarders she housed and made friends with over the years. Muriel was predeceased by her loving husband of 50 years, Bert; daughter Grace Pike; granddaughter Angel Pike; parents Steadman & Francis Reid; parents-in-law Arthur & Mary Pynn; brother Doug, sisters Annie Stone, Pearl Hutchcroft; and brothers-in-law Alfred Stone, Arthur Hutchcroft, Vernon & Josh & Ford Pynn; sisters-in-law Effie & Mary Pynn. The family wishes to express deep appreciation and thanks to Dr. Westby and the devoted & caring staff and volunteers of Raspberry Rd Unit at the Long Term Care Facility. In keeping with Muriel's wishes cremation has taken place with internment to take place at the Deer Lake Cemetery, Wight's Rd. on a later date. A Memorial Service will be held at Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Long Term Care facility or Parkinson Society NL in Muriel's memory would be greatly appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, Deer Lake.

REID, Thomas William
Passed on: November 6th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Thomas William Reid announce his passing on Thursday, November 6th, 2014, at the Long Term Care Unit in Corner Brook in his 88th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife; Viola nee Ford, his children; Linda (Norm), Geraldine (Brian), his Grandchildren; Jeff, Jason, Sheldon and Shane, his Three great-grandchildren; Sara, Tyler and Jack. His siblings; Evelyn Smith, Clarence Reid, and Ada Gedoury. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Tom was predeceased by his parents Norman & Matilda Reid, siblings Ches Reid, Rhoda Roberts. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, 63 Northmain Street Deer Lake on Sunday November 9th, 2014, from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9pm. The Funeral service will take place on Monday November 10th, 2014, at 2:pm. from St. Michael's And All Angel's Anglican Church in Deer Lake. With the burial to follow at the family plot of the Deer Lake Interdenominational Cemetery on Wight's Road, Deer Lake, NL. By request of the family donations may be made to the Long Term Care Unit in Corner Brook. To sign the guestbook or send condolences visit www.parsonsfuneralhome.com    Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, Deer lake.
"Forever in Our Hearts"

ROBERTS, Rupert
Passed on: November 16th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Rupert Roberts announce his sudden passing on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at the age of 78 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his Sons: Wayne (Linda), Wade (Jackie), Brad (Theresa); daughters: Brenda (Philip), Joanne (Percy); step children: Tex (Joy), Dale (Wayne); grandchildren: Jason, Bryan, Scott, Cody, Natasha, and Tammy; great grandchildren: Brooklyn, Reis, and Daxton; sisters: Lillian, Florence, Evelyn; brothers: Reg, and Sam. He was predeceased by his wife Hazel Brake, son: David, brother: Chesley and Gordon; sister: Daisy. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home 4 St. Marks Avenue on Tuesday, November 18, from the hours of 2-4 PM from where Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, November 19, at 1:00 PM with Reverend Clayton Parsons officiating. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the United Church Fund in Summerside. To sign the family guestbook or to make a memorial donation you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

RUSSELL, Madge Martha
Passed on: November 13th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Madge Martha Russell announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Palliative Care Unit on Thursday November 13, 2014 at the age of 71 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories her husband of 52 years Max; 3 children: Shirley Murphy, Gordon (Diane), Max (Lisa); grandchildren: Darin, Kyle, Evan, Azaria, Alexa; sisters: Georgina (Ben) Wareham, Alma (Stan) Dawe; brothers: Frank (Debbie) Walbourne; Dave (Laura) Walbourne; sisters-in-law: Shirley (Bob) Leggo, Elaine (Ed) Bannister; brothers-in-law: Gene (Georgie) Russell, Junior (Helen) Russell, also a large circle of nieces, nephews whom she loved very much, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Frank and Flossy Walbourne; brothers: Lloyd, Gord, Gerald; sisters: Evelyn and Bonnie. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Service will take place on Monday November 17, 2014 from the Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel at 2 p.m. officiated by Pastors Terry Grimes and Calvin Andrews. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or flowers are graciously accepted. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
Forever In Our Hearts

RYAN, Otto John
Passed on: November 3rd, 2014

Passed peacefully away at Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook on November 3, 2014, in his 89th year, Otto John Ryan. Left to mourn, with loving memories are his children, Wayne, (Sylvia) Corner Brook, Robert, Conception Bay South, Diane Roberts (Jim), Mount Pearl, and Donald (Donna) Cornwall, Ontario. Beloved grandchildren; Karen Ryan, Janice Turner (Sariq), Corner Brook; Christopher Ryan (Janna), Todos Santos, Mexico; Scott Ryan (Katie), Bedford, Nova Scotia, Ryan LeDrew (Christine) and Stephanie LeDrew (Levi Oliver), Petrolia, Ontario, Karen Waters (Andre Maillet), Orleans, Ontario, Julia Roberts, Mount Pearl, Andrew Ryan (Jen Bieber), Winnipeg, Manitoba, Rebecca and Michael Ryan, Cornwall, Ontario; Precious great-grandchildren Nathan and Sylvie LeMoine, Corner Brook, Arianna Ryan, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Ryder LeDrew, Petrolia, Ontario, and Blake Maillet, Orleans, Ontario, as well as a large circle of cousins, nephews , nieces and friends. Otto was predeceased by his wife, Bonnie Ryan (nee Cunning), his parents, James and Alberta Ryan (nee James ) and his brother Donald Warick Ryan. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue, on Wednesday, November 5th, between the hours of 2 - 4 PM and 7 and 9 PM. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 6th, at 11:00 AM from Fillatre's Funeral Home and Chapel with Major Max Sturge officiating; interment to follow at Salvation Army Cemetery, Montgomery Street. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of one's choice. The Family Guestbook may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

SHEPPARD, Linda E. M. (nee Payne)
Passed on: November 30th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Linda Sheppard announce her passing at her residence on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at the age of 64 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughter Lori (Baron) Sooley; grandson Justin; sister Valda Young; niece Kelly; nephew Glenn, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her parents Hebbert and Annie Payne and her many aunts and uncles. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Wednesday from 6:30-9:00 p.m. In keeping with Linda's wishes, cremation will take place with interment at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

SOOLEY, Matilda Moriah
Born: March 22nd, 1944
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: November 19th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Matilda Sooley announce her passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the age of 70 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and precious memories, her loving husband of 50 years, Winston; sons Baron (Lorie) and Bradley (James Inniss); daughter Mary; grandchildren: Chelsea White (Brett Ford), Justin, and Alex White; great-grandchild Kohen Ford; brother Gordon Brake (Valerie); sisters: Phyllis Sheppard (David), Vivian and Vera Brake; her beloved dog Princess, as well as a large circle of other relatives and friends. Predeceased by her parents Cyril and Mary Brake and sister Roslyn Brake-Patey. In keeping with Matilda's wishes cremation has taken place. Friends may visit Country Haven Funeral Chapel, 167 Country Road on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Interment will take place at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Lung Association or the charity of one's choice. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation made by visiting www.country-haven.ca
"Forever In Our Hearts"

STONE, Geraldine (nee Gardner)
Passed on: November 15th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Geraldine Stone announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the age of 72 years. She will be sadly missed but remembered for the love she had for others, by her children: Joy (Darren), Louis (Caterina), and Richard (Crystal); grandchildren: Dustin (Patti), Danika, and Kassandra; sisters: Irene Beales (Stan), Doreen Gardner, and Tina Cabral (Paul); brothers: Robert Gardner (Marie) and Dave Gardner (Gwen), as well as a large circle of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A special thank you to Sheila Buckle, who provided homecare for Geraldine for 5 years and a beautiful friendship. She was predeceased by parents Orestes and Annie Gardner and sister Elizabeth Lee "Betty". The family will be receiving friends at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Monday between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from the Country Haven Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday November 18, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. officiated by Major Frank Johnson. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made in Geraldine's memory to The Salvation Army Food Bank. The family guest book may be signed by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca
Kindness in other's struggles, courage in her own.

THISTLE-MARCH, Angela
Passed on: November 6th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Angela Thistle-March announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday November 6th 2014 at the age of 82 years. She will be sadly missed by her children: Shirley (John), Bill (Karen), Cathy, Robert (Judy), Anita, Kenny (Bernetta), Paul( Audrey), Gerard and Jennifer (Pat), her brother Samuel Short, her twelve grandchildren: Stephen, Lesley, Ellen, Michael, Katy, Ben, Jessica, Jenny, Brandon, Whitney, Angela and April, her two great-grandchildren; Zack and Julia along with a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her 1st husband Ben Thistle and her 2nd husband Ron March, her parents Stan and Catherine Short, her sister Susie Letasz and her daughter-in-law Debbie Thistle. The family will be receiving friends on Friday November 7th, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at Russell's Funeral Home 57 Prince Rupert Drive. Funeral services will take place on Saturday November 8th, 2014 at 10 am from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers donations to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. The family guestbook may be signed by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

TOMS, Doris
Born In: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Born: September 16th, 1948
Passed in: Springdale, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: November 7th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Doris Mary (Candow) Toms announce her peaceful passing at Green Bay Health Centre in Springdale, NL on November 7, 2014, aged 66. She was predeceased by her parents, Ruth and Gordon Candow of Curling, NL and father-in-law Bert Toms of La Scie, NL. "Doe" -as she was known to all those close to her- was a great lover of the outdoors. As an avid hiker, canoer, kayaker and berry-picker, she was always game for "lunch and a boil-up" at the slightest opportunity. She taught school in the Green Bay area for many years and was a devoted member of the WI in her retirement. As a volunteer in many leadership roles for youth, including Scouting, Guiding and the Duke of Edinburgh Award program, she instilled her love of nature in many others over the years. She was passionate about all of her hobbies, including quilting, gardening, knitting and cooking. Left with fond and loving memories are her husband Robert Toms, sons Andrew (Bridget Burns) of Guelph, ON and Jonathan (Stephanie Sorensen) of Kamloops, BC and mother-in-law Jean Toms of Springdale. Also leaving to mourn are her brother David (Christine), sisters Karen (Glen Carpenter), Ann (David Kellett), Jill (Glen Power), Janice Candow, a large circle of beloved nieces and nephews and extended family, as well as many close friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:
Daffodil Place
70 Ropewalk Lane
PO Box 8921
St. John's, NL A1B 3R9
Phone: 709-753-6520

VINCENT, Mary Deborah "Debbie"
Passed on: November 2nd, 2014
Mary "Debbie" Vincent
beloved wife of Blair Vincent of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the age of 52 years after a courageous battle with cancer. Debbie is survived by husband Blair; son Nathan; three sisters, Marion, (John Montgomery), Diane (Bruce Hill), Kim (Dave Walsh); two brothers Patrick (PJ), Mike and their families; father and mother in-law Walter and Helen Vincent; three sisters-in-law, Debbie (Craig Major), Cathy (Jim Rex), Allison (Stephen Green) and their families; special friend Dana Huxter; and a large circle of friends. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Mary Martret, and friend Dianne. Funeral Services were held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E. Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. An interment will be held in Newfoundland at a later date. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com     In living memory of Debbie Vincent, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. CALGARY, AB Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.

WELSHMAN-SIMMS, Emma Alice
Passed on: November 12th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family announces Emma's peaceful passing at the Palliative Care Unit of the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Wednesday, November 12 at 90 years of age. Left with many fond and loving memories are her 3 children: Harold (Margaret), Corner Brook, Marie (Leslie) Bennett, Irishtown & Sharon (Glen) Gilbert, Oakville, ON; her 9 grandchildren: Jacqueline (Sean) Butt, Harold Welshman, Jr., Katrina Ricketts (Gerry White), Darren Bennett (Michelle Johnson), Harold (Lorraine) Bennett, Wendy (Mike) Barriault, Andy Bennett (Judy Cox), Stephen Gilbert & Joanne Gilbert (Matthew Wiens); her 11 great-grandchildren: Tara (Chris) Penney, Shane Welshman, Dustin Welshman, Lesley Ricketts (Joe Taylor), Adrian Ricketts (Juliah Wight), Marie Bennett, Brianna Bennett, Michael Barriault, Andrew Barriault & Ryan Bourgeois and Shannon (Brian) Ferdinand; her 8 great-great grandchildren: Hunter, Lauren & Maya Butt, Jordan & Jacey Taylor, & Gunner Bourgeois and Greer and Merek Ferdinand. Also left to mourn are her 7 step-children: Diane (Douglas) Sollows, Roslen (Gerard) Kenny, Keith Simms, Dale (Larry) Johnson, Guy (Tracy) Simms, Craig (Jackie) Simms, Tina (Brian) Cisecky, and their extended families, along with brothers Calvin, Grant (Elizabeth) and William, and sisters Ula Walsh (David) and Martha Payne (Stewart), as well as sister-in-law Meta Hann & brother-in-law Leo Quilty, and a large number of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Emma was predeceased by her 1st husband, William Welshman (1989), 2nd husband, Lewis Simms (1997), parents William & Ella Belinda Hann, brothers Charles, Wilburn, Winston & Leslie, sisters Amelia Laing & Lillian Quilty & granddaughter Dianne Bennett. Sincere gratitude is extended to the staff and residents of Mountainview Estates, Premier Drive, of which Emma was a resident for the past few years; and a special thank you is extended to Dr. Margaret Culletin, Emma's long-time family Physician & the doctors and nurses at W.M.R.H. whose compassion and care over the past couple months made her more comfortable and her family more at ease when needed most. Family will be receiving friends at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling Street, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 14, and again on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. The funeral service will take place at the Salvation Army Temple, O'Connell Drive, on Sunday, Nov. 16 at 2:00 p.m. with a private family burial to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Flowers are graciously accepted or donations may be made in Emma's memory to the Salvation Army Temple 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
"Say not in grief that she is no more -
but live in thankfulness that she was"
HEBREW PROVERB

WINSOR, Agnes Cecilia (Fry)
Passed on: November 15th, 2014

Passed peacefully away on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility surrounded by her family, Agnes Cecilia (Fry) Winsor at the age of 87 years. Survived and lovingly remembered by her husband of 65 years, Chesley, 5 children: Louise (Barry Collins), David, Jane (Guy Penney), Laurie (Marilyn) and Sharon (Will Radford). Also left with fond memories are her 16 grandchildren: Matthew, Jonathan (Kaitlyn), Lauren and Jessica Collins; Sarah, Laura, Joshua and Micah Penney; Aaron (Priya), Timothy (Melissa), Rodney (Mercy) and Cara (Leon Curl); and Megan, Emma, Jesse and Beth Radford. Left with her legacy are her 6 great-grandchildren: Avalon, Arden and Zion Winsor, Charlotte Winsor, Joel Collins, and Henry Winsor. Also remembering her life are her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Annie Fry, Ruby & Ches Burt, Bob & Shirley Winsor, Sam & Noella Winsor, Elwin & Gloria Winsor, Mildred & Jim Blacklock, Verna Winsor, Maxine & Brian Foley. Agnes is lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews, including special nieces Rhoda (Clar Gibert), Corner Brook and Lin (John Ferguson) Scotland. She also leaves many family and friends in Newfoundland, Florida and scattered around the world. Agnes was born in Lockston, Trinity Bay to Joseph and Emma Jane Fry. She is predeceased by her parents and her brothers Charlie, Jim, Bert & Joe, and sisters, Alice, Rhoda, Lizzie, Annie, Emily & Hilda; and her sisters-in-law Phyllis, Jean, Judy & Joan. Agnes was a dedicated wife and mother, who loved life and laughter. As a young wife she cared for Chesley's grandmother and later her own mother in their last years. She passed on to her children her creative nature, joy in music, pleasure in nature and love of travel. Her children were blessed by her skill as a seamstress and cook. Agnes' family and friends remember her love of laughter and fun, which never faded in her final days. Roses, beautiful teacups, fine fabrics, songbirds, winter scenes & raisin pies are all things she loved which will ever remind her family of her. Traveling with Chesley, and later spending time in Florida brought Agnes great joy. Her dedication and love for her husband endured and she never neglected to express this to him. She constantly expressed pride in and love for her children. The family wishes to express deep appreciation and thanks to Dr. Clifford Westby for his professional and compassionate care, the staff at WMRH, and the devoted and caring staff on 2S at the Corner Brook Long Term Care Facility. Visitation will be held at Fillatre's Funeral Home on St. Mark's Ave in Corner Brook on Monday 2:30-4:30 & 6-8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at First Pentecostal Church, Premier Drive, Corner Brook on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2 pm. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. In memory of Agnes, and in tribute to her 43 years as a member of the Gideon's Auxiliary International, Bibles may be placed through the Gideon's Memorial Bible Plan. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

WOOLFREY, Donald
Passed on: November 5th, 2014
(July 14, 1941 - November 5, 2014)
It is with broken hearts that the family of Donald Woolfrey announce his passing at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander Wednesday, November 5. Left to mourn are his wife Betty (Eveleigh); brother Ivan (Louise); sisters Yvonne Stockley, Maxine (Milton) Hiscock, Rosalyn (David) Young; brother-in-law Glenn (Cassie) Eveleigh; nephews Greg & Mike Woolfrey, Derek & Dennis Stockley, Todd, Wade & Derek Hiscock; nieces Michelle Connolly, Tina Hodder, Cindy Young Carberry, Dianne Eveleigh along with their spouses and children; cousins; 'special nephew' Mitchell Collins; also Wilbert, Suzanne & Carlton and a circle of dear wonderful friends. Visitation took place at Families Funeral Home, Lewisporte Friday, November 7. Funeral service was held at St. Matthew's United Church Saturday, November 8, interment following at St Matthew's Cemetery.
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal;
Love leaves a memory no one can steal.

WOOLRIDGE, Trevor
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Trevor Woolridge announce his passing at his residence on Thursday November 20th 2014 at the age of 48 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his common law wife Michelle Felix, his stepsons C.J. and Jeremy and his daughter Alli. Also leaving to mourn are his parents Jerry and Marie Woolridge in Botwood, his brothers Jerry (Joanne) in Botwood, Tracey (Aylene) in Scarbourough Ontario, his sister Denise (Farron) in Botwood, his grandmother Clementine Butt in Bishop Falls, a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives, friends and his wonderful Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro family. He was predeceased by his grandparents Bert and Lillian Woolridge and Nicholas Butt. Visitation will take place on Sunday November 23rd 2014 from 7-9 at Russell's Funeral Home in Stephenville. The funeral service will take place on Monday November 24th 2014 at 11:00 from Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port. Friends may sign the online guest book by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

YOUNG, Bradley "Brad"
Passed on: November 4th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bradley Young announce his peaceful passing at his family residence in Kingston, Ontario on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 at the age of 49 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are his daughters: Kerry, Rebecca and his son Bradley jr; grandchildren: Hamzah, Bilal, and Mya; parents: Emmanuel and Louise Young; siblings: Phoebe (Gord), Perry, June (Hubert), Yvonne (Lloyd), Edward (Nijomaza), Michael (Tracy); and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his daughter Candice, and niece Crystal. The family will be receiving friends from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church in Burgeo, on Saturday and Sunday from where funeral service will take place on Monday November 10th, at 11:00 AM with Reverend David Taylor officiating with interment to follow at the Community Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the family. To sign the family guestbook or to make a memorial donation you may visit our website at www.fillatre.ca

YOUNG, Matthew (Sonny)
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Matthew (Sonny) Young announce his passing on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 62 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories his girlfriend Annette Webb; step-brother Felix (Joan) Wells; brothers: Cecil (Molly), John and Brian; step-sisters: Doris and Doreen; sisters: Hilda, Marguerite, Maisie, Helen and Marie; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his mother Elizabeth, father Matthew, sisters Louise, Bernice and Patsy and brother Robert. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Thursday from the hours of 10-12 Noon & 2-4 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 4:00 p.m. with Pastor Velmer Bessey officiating. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to First Pentecostal Church Building Fund. The family guest book may be signed or a memorial donation may be made through our website www.fillatre.ca

YOUNG, Nolan Joseph
Passed on: November 7th, 2014

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Nolan Joseph Young announce his passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook, NL on Friday November 7th 2014 at the age of 59 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his Brothers; Charles (Rina) of Ontario, Clayton (Particia) of Manitoba, Kevin (Marlene) of Ontario and Raymond (Sarah) of Ontario. Also his sisters; Diana (Daniel) Bennett of Stephenville-Crossing, Veronica (Dondal) Nichols of Alberta, Marilyn young of Deer Lake, Carolyn (Eric) Moores of Alberta, Marie Young of Deer lake, Beverly (Aubrey) Alexander of Deer Lake and Lisa (Jon) Young of Ontario and a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Samuel and Gladys Young. Visitation will take place on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 at Russell's Funeral Home in Stephenville Crossing. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday November 11th, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. from Assumption Parish in Stephenville Crossing with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery on Brook Street. Friends may sign the online guest book by visiting our website at www.russellsfuneralhome.ca

 

 

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