Share/Save/Bookmark

Presented by the
Newfoundland's Grand Banks Site
to assist you in researching your Family History

Click on the graphic below to return to the NGB Home Page
Newfoundland's Grand Banks

To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".

These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.

The Western Star Newspaper
December 1999

 

Wednesday, December 1, 1999

DEATHS

SIMMS, Pearl Frances
Stephenville

It is with great sadness the family of the late Pearl Frances Simms announce her sudden passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Monday, November 29, 1999, at the age of 82 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; two daughters, Eva (friend, Alex), Stephenville, Minnie (Bruce), Alabama; three sons, Bert (Flo), Port aux Basques, Lloyd (Christine), Stephenville, Wayne (Debbie), Stephenville; special daughter-in-law, Betty, Rimbey, AB; ten grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Rachel Spencer, Harbour Breton, Susie Piercey, St. Albans; four brothers, Frank (Molly), Stephenville, Joe (Alice), Burgeo, Harold (Susie) and John Piercey, Milltown-Bay D'Espoir; sisters-in-law, Eva Rideout (Meadows), Janet Piercey, Port aux Basques and Kay Piercey, Stephenville. Also leaving to mourn nieces, nephews and a large number of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, William and son William, Jr. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 2nd, 2:00 p.m. from St. Augustine's Anglican Church, Hillview Avenue, Stephenville, Rev. Edmund Laldin officiating with interment to follow at the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 25 Prince Rupert Drive, Stephenville, Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to a charity of one's choice will be graciously accepted.

HISCOCK, Donald
Pasadena, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Donald Hiscock announce his sudden passing on Monday, November 29th, 1999 in his 58th year. Leaving to mourn his two sisters: Rita (Mrs. Tony Stowe) of Pasadena, Linda (Mrs. Thomas Hollahan) of Bonne Bay, Big Pond and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Pearl, July 1987 and Morris, July 1988, brother Edward, May 1993. The family will be receiving friends at St. David's Anglican Church, Pasadena, Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9, followed by the funeral service Thursday, December 2nd at 10:30 a.m. with the interment at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the St. David's Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home.


Thursday, December 2, 1999

DEATHS

MILLS, Frederick William
Port aux Basques
Age 79

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frederick William Mills announce his passing at Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre in Grand Falls on November 30th, 1999 at the age of 79 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories his wife, Viola Mills (nee Osmond); three daughters: Gladys (George) Lomond of Port aux Basques, Linda (Les) Giles of Bishop's Falls, Patricia (Calvin) Leamon of Prince George, BC; three sons: Larry (Marilyn) Mills of Wabush, Labrador, Fred (fiancee April) of Fort McMurray, Alberta, Clayton (fiancee Deni) of Duchess, Alberta, 11 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Albert and Rachael Alice (Melbourne) Mills and siblings. Family and friends will be received at Fillatre's Funeral Home on Wednesday 6-7 (family only) and 7-9, Thursday 2-4 and 7-9, Friday 10-12 noon (family only). Funeral services will take place on Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from Salvation Army Citadel in Grand Bay with Captain Byron Kean officiating. Interment to follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery. No flowers by family request. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques.

REID, Clifford "Cliff" Ira
70 years

Passed away Tuesday morning, November 30th, 1999 at the Sudbury Regional Hospital - Laurentian Site, Clifford "Cliff" Ira Reid, beloved husband of Delilah "Doiley" (Payne) Reid of Hanmer, loving father of Jo-Ann (friend Kevin Anstey) of Hanmer, Dawn (husband Rod Roussel) of Sudbury, Austin (wife Sheila) of North Bay, Carolyn (husband Milt Hewlin) and Norma (husband Stan Patey), both of Newfoundland, dear poppy of Devin, Shelby, Abbi-Lynn, Kerry, Troy and Thor, dear son of the late Corbett and Amy Reid both predeceased, dear brother of Violet, Rhoda, Myra and Cec, all of Newfoundland, Rosie of Nova Scotia and the late Susan, Felix and Rol all predeceased. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Funeral service in the Lougheed Funeral Home, Hanmer/Capreol Chapel, Michelle Dr., Hanmer, Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Valley East Cemetery. Donations to the St. Alban Memorial Fund would be appreciated. Friends may call 2-9 p.m. Thursday or after 10 a.m. Friday.

CHAISSON, Theresa Josephine
Codroy Valley, NF
Age 86

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Theresa Josephine Chaisson (nee O'Quinn) announce her passing at the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre on November 30th, 1999 at the age of 86 years. She leaves to mourn with loving memories her: sister Jenny Shumpt; brother Frank O'Quinn, as well as a very large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Alexander and Catherine (Maclean) O'Quinn, her husband Jack Chaisson in 1973 as well as other brothers, sisters and family members. Family and friends are being received at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Upper Ferry on Thursday and Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 4th, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church with Father Desmond McGrath officiating. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Searston. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques.

JOSEPH, Bernard (Bernie)
Warrant Officer Retired
Kingston, Ontario
(Formerly of Corner Brook, NF)

Passed away after a short illness at Kingston General Hospital, on Friday, November 12, 1999 Bernard Joseph, aged 65 years. Leaving to mourn daughters: Debi Herron, Sue Belanger; sons: Michael and Peter; grandchildren Natasha, Amanda, Mikey and John Paul; sister, Dorothy (Ross) Avery of Eastern Passage, NS; brothers: Doug of Eastern Passage, NS, Leonard of Montreal, Joseph (Ivy) of St. George's, NF; nephews and nieces: Gary (Renee) Norman of Vancouver, Wayne Norman of Sarnia, Fay (Dave) House of Gillams, Rosalyn (Rick) Kingston of Fort McMurray and their families. He will also be sadly missed by Sylvia, the mother of his children. Predeceased by parents Michael & Rosannah Joseph and sister Theresa Norman. Cremation took place on november 15, 1999 at Barrie, Ontario. Donations in his memory can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetic Association or charity of one's choice.


Friday, December 3, 1999

DEATHS

GALE, James John
Pollards Point
Feb. 16th, 1918 - Dec. 1st, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late James John Gale announce his passing on Wednesday, December 1st, 1999 at his family residence in his 81st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 54 years, Annie; one brother Elias Gale of Sops Arm; four brothers-in-law: Frank (Cecila), Tom (Floss), Hubert (Marie); all of Sops Arm and Fred (Gertie) of Deer Lake; one sister-in-law Patricia Ricketts of Sops Arm. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. James was a member of the Orange Lodge. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Pollards Point today, Friday where also funeral services will take place on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. "Forever In Our Hearts"

JONES, Elizabeth
Corner Brook, NF

It is with regret that the family of the late Elizabeth Jones announce her passing at the Lincoln Place Nursing Home, Toronto, on Tuesday, November 30th, 1999 in her 92nd year. She will be sadly missed by her loving family: sons: Robert (Shirley) of Dartmouth, Walter (Carol) of Corner Brook, Frederick of Toronto and Harry (Marie) of Cox's Cove; daughters: Dorothy Thompson of Dartmouth and Mary Wildefong of Toronto; special granddaughter, Kimberley Thompson of Toronto, with whom she resided; special grandsons: Fred Jones of Gillams and Lloyd Thompson of Ontario; 37 grandchildren, 60 great grandchildren, 15 great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Mrs. Jones was predeceased by her husband, Samuel in 1961 and by her children, Lloyd, William, Cornelius, Providence and Alice. The funeral service will be held on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cathedral with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Visitation will take place on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday 10-12 noon at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800.


Saturday, December 4, 1999

DEATHS

NOSEWORTHY, Joan (nee Lovell)
McIvers
Age 64

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joan Noseworthy announce her passing at McIvers on December 2nd, 1999 at the age of 64 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories two daughters: Mellesia (Brian) Caravan, Ethel (Gilbert) Regular; one son, Calley, all of McIvers; three grandchildren: Alison Regular, Stephen Caravan, and Mallory Regular, all of McIvers; her mother, Suzannah Lovell; two brothers: Eric (Emma) Lovell, Joseph (Vonnie) Lovell; two sisters: Marie Kennedy and Alice (Clarence) Burden, all of McIvers; brothers-in-law: Lockyer Noseworthy (Summerside), William (Bill) Noseworthy (Glovertown), Mike Blanchard (McIvers); sisters-in-law: Inez (Marcel) Rousseau (Quebec), Marjorie (George) Mercer (Stephenville), Hope Noseworthy (Mt. Pearl), Louise Lovell of McIvers; and one aunt Christine Park of McIvers. Predeceased by her husband, Frederick Noseworthy, September 29, 1993; father, Thomas Lovell, 1984; sister, Joyce Lovell, 1989; brother, Alfred Lovell, 1995. Also leaving to mourn: nieces, nephews, and a large circle of family and friends. Visitation will take place from the Epiphany Church, McIvers starting at 7:00 p.m. Friday until noon Sunday. Funeral services will take place on Sunday, December 5th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from the Epiphany Church, McIvers with Rev. Randy Lockyer officiating. Interment to follow at the Epiphany Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Marks Avenue.

DENNIS, George Thomas
Three Rock Cove

It is with great sadness that the family of the late George Thomas Dennis announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Friday, December 3, 1999 at the age of 89 years. He will be sadly missed by one son, Ivan (Joyce) Dennis in Three Rock Cove and one step-son, Steve (Lillian) Hinks in Lourdes and seven step-daughters: Patsy (Dick) Gardner in United States, Marie Young, Evelyn (John) Rioux, Venecia (Joseph) Benoit, Lorraine Hinks, all in Lourdes, Ursula Barter in Mainland, Marguerite (Bertley) Besan in Nova Scotia and one brother, Leo (Genevieve) Dennis in St. John's and three sisters: Anne (Joe) Deccoli in Arizona, United States, Dora Harper in United States, Lucy Pittman in Ontario and three grandchildren; Darren, Deanna, Amanda; a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife, Elizabeth Dennis. Friends may call at St. Philomena's Chapel in Three Rock Cove on Saturday and Sunday. Funeral services will take place on Monday, December 6, 1999 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Philomena's Chapel in Three Rock Cove with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Three Rock Cove. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville.

EDMONDS, Stephen O.O.C.
Mt. Moriah, NF
July 15, 1931-December 2, 1999

It is with regret that the family of the late Stephen Edmonds announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Thursday, December 2nd, 1999 at the age of 68 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving family: Phyllis (nee Pye) his loving wife of 47 years; children: Edward (Linda), Wayne (Gloria), Byron (Lorraine), Olga Bellows (Wayne), Maisie Park (Bruce), George (Bernadette), Darren (Laura), Larry (Linda), Todd (Vicki), Shawn (Sherri), Evelyn Hunt (Cyril), Kelly Marshall (Gordon), Lori, Stephen Jr. and Michael; special granddaughter, Brittany; 22 grandchildren, four great grandchildren; sister, Katherine Gosse of St. David's; brother, Bruce (Rowena) of Mt. Moriah; brothers-in-law: Laurence Pye (Meda) and Edward Pye (Betty) of Lodge Bay; sisters-in-law: Flora House of Goose Bay, Clara Fillatre of Stephenville and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Predeceased by his parents, Edward and Laura, brother, Ellis and brothers-in-law, Ramsey House and Walter Gosse. Mr. Edmonds was a life time member of the Curling Lions Club with 16 years of dedicated service. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 2:00 p.m. from St. Mary's Anglican Church in Curling with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association. Visitation will take place on Saturday 2-4 and 7:30-9 p.m., Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday 10-12 noon at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800.

GRADUATION/ENGAGEMENT

DOUBLE CELEBRATION
Congratulations are extended to Stephanie Hann, daughter of Bert and Frances Hann, and Trent Pennell, son of Bryant and Eileen Pennell on their recent graduation. Stephanie received a Bachelor of Education degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland on October 22, 1999. Trent was certified as a Medical Laboratory Technologist on July 20, 1999 after passing his national exam. We are also pleased to announce the engagement of Stephanie and Trent which took place on August 21, 1999. Congratulations and best wishes from family and friends.

WEDDING

WIGHT & THIESSEN
Junior & Sandra Wight of Pasadena and Harvey and Marilyn Thiessen of Watrous, Sask. are pleased to announce the marriage of their children Guy & Angela. The marriage took place on August 9, 1999 in Yellowknife, NWT. The couple are now living in the Maldives, overseas.

DENNIS & PIERCEY
Jeanne,
daughter of Fred and Anita Dennis of Irishtown, and Martin, son of Lloyd G. and Sybil Piercey of Corner Brook were happily united in matrimony on July 24th, 1999. The newlyweds are currently residing in Waterloo, ON. Special thanks to Nena and Gene Manion (photo location), Paul and Barb Barnes (bridal cars), Thistledown Florists (bouquets and decorating), Melvin Gill (photography), Manuel Hoskins (videography), and all family and friends for making the day a memorable one.


Monday, December 6, 1999

No obituaries in today's edition of the newspaper.


Tuesday, December 7, 1999

DEATHS

BLANCHARD, Lucy Leona (nee Colombe)
St. George's, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy Blanchard announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 4th, 1999 at the age of 64 years. She leaves with fond and loving memories her husband, Michael; five children: David and Grace, St. George's; Richard, Walter and Statia, Ottawa, ON; nine grandchildren: Krista, Michael and MacKenzie, St. George's; David Jerome, Jessie, Holly, Tracey, Samantha, and Alex, all of Ontario; four sisters: Bernice (Mrs. John Barry), St. George's; Freda (Mrs. Bill Thorne), Grace White and Cecilla Gaudet, all of Halifax; two brothers: Gordon and Jerome, St. George's; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, St. George's, Monday and Tuesday: 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where the Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, December 8th at 10:00 a.m., Father Aidan Devine officiating. Interment will follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Shallop Cove. As expressions of sympathy, flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 7 West Street, Stephenville Crossing.

HURLEY, Jane (nee Gardiner)
Curling, NF

It is with sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Jane Hurley announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, Dec. 4th, 1999 in her 81st year. She will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Benedict (Benny). Son, Walter (Valda) of Edmonton. Daughters: Margaret of Calgary, Sharon Martell (Walter) of Cape Breton, Regina of Ottawa, Imelda Anderson, Barbara (Marc Andrews), Mary, and Philomena (Dennis Dober), of Corner Brook. 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren. Brothers: Clarence Gardiner (Mary) of Corner Brook, Dick Gardiner of Stephenville Crossing. Sisters: Margaret Jones (James) of Corner Brook, Sr. Imelda Gardiner of Hamilton, ON, Loretta Gardiner and Pauline Sharpe (Pat) of Stephenville Crossing. She will be also missed by a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her brothers, James and Raymond and parents, Francis and Lucy Gardiner. The funeral service will take place at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church on Curling Street, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Monday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

HAWCO, Eddie
Port au Port East

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eddie Hawco announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Sunday, December 5, 1999 at the age of 72 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Ida and one son, Elias (Betty) Hawco in Port au Port East and two daughters: Yvonne Hawco (Harold Doucette) in Kippens, Joanne Hawco (Jackie Pomeroy) in Stephenville and three sisters: Mary (Gordon) Brenton in Thomlea, Trinity Bay, Veronica Hynes in Port au Port East, Margaret Fulford in Ontario and daughter-in-law, BJ Hawco in Port au Port East; six grandchildren: Tracey, Tanya, Tamara, Mandy, Jodie, Jevon; a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Edward and Winnifred Hawco and son Raymond Hawco and one sister Rita Miller and one brother Tom Hawco. Friends may call at Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East on Monday and Tuesday. Funeral Services will take place on Wednesday, December 8th at 2:00 p.m. from Maria Regina Parish in Port au Port East with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Port au Port East. As expressions of sympathy, flowers or donations to the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville.

RANDELL, Frederick Harold
Harbour Deep
Feb. 10th, 1936 - Dec. 3rd, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Frederick H. Randell announce his passing on Friday, December 3rd, 1999 at Harbour Deep in his 63rd year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Hazel. Daughters: Margaret (Eddy) Gillingham of Corner Brook and Drucella (Melvin) Cassell of Harbour Deep. Four sons: Edgar (Gay) of Deer Lake, Tony (Barbara) of Yellowknife, Dwayne of St. Anthony and Jamie of Deer Lake. 10 grandchildren: Andy, Roger, Trevor, Tammy, David, Dayna, Damien, Bradley, Cody and Chantelle. Two brothers: Stanley and Sidney. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his brother George on Feb. 27th, 1998 and his sister Delilah Loder in Nov. 1997. Visitation will take place from St. Peters Anglican Church in Harbour Deep today, Monday where also funeral Services will take place on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer lake.
"Forever in our Hearts"


Wednesday, December 8, 1999

no announcements in today's edition of the newspaper


Tuesday, December 9, 1999

DEATHS

DUNPHY, Patrick William
Dartmouth
Patrick William Dunphy
of Dartmouth died December 8, 1999 in his 76th year at the Q. E. Two Health Sciences (Victoria General Site) in Halifax. Born in Curling, Newfoundland he was a son of the late Thomas and Mary (Rockett) Dunphy. He received his high school education at the Sacred Heart School in Curling. He went to work at Furlong Bros. Herring Plant and Coombs Department Store before joining the firm Humber Motors Ltd. in 1954. In 1964 he purchased the automobile dealership from the estate of his father-in-law, and continued to operate the same until 1978 when he sold the company to Derek Young C.A. He was a member of the Archbishop Howley Council of the Knights of Columbus for many years and was an Honorary Life Member. He was also an Honorary Member of Rotary International. During his years in the automobile business he served a term as president of the Newfoundland Auto Dealers Association and was a director of the Canadian Auto Dealers Association, he also served as a director of the Ford Dealer Advisory council. During his business career he also served a year as president of the Corner Brook Chamber of Commerce and a director of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. Surviving are his wife the former Dorothy Wiseman, one daughter Barbara MacEwen (John) and their children Patrick and Lori-Beth all of Dartmouth. Also surviving are his sisters Gertrude McLennan (John), Joan O'Driscoll (Francis) and brothers Gerald (Grace), William (Irene), Kenneth (Renata) and a large circle of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister Rita Milani and brothers Francis and Harold. Visitation will be 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00-9:00 (Thursday) today in Dartmouth Funeral Home, 29 Queen Street. Funeral mass will be celebrated 10:00 a.m. Friday in St. Peters Roman Catholic Church (Maple St. Dartmouth). Cremation will follow with burial at a later date in Oakridge Cemetery. Family flowers only by request in lieu donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.

KENNEDY, John V.
Corner Brook, NF
Oct. 31, 1927 - Dec. 8, 1999

It is with sadness that the family of the late Mr. John Kennedy announce his sudden passing on Wednesday, December 8th, 1999, at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 72nd year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 51 years, Evelyn (nee Young); six daughters: Judy Byrne (Donald), Lisa Collier (Wade) all residing at Cambridge, ON, Diane Allen (Doug), Shirley Allen (Chris), Catherine Kennedy (John), Myra O'Brien (Paul) all residing at Corner Brook; five sons: Gordon (Kimberly) of Corner Brook, David (Jocelyn) of Pasadena, Rod (Jenny) of Stratford, ON, Wayne and Brian of Scarborough, On; four brothers: Leo (Anne), Bud (Ina) residing at Corner Brook, Chris (Margaret) of ON, Andy (May) of Mount Moriah; eight sisters: Nora Quilty (Cyril) of Jeffreys, Mildred Lavers, Madonna Pittman, Aggie Lavers (Raymond) all residing at Corner Brook, Betty Quigley (Roy), Patsy Priviteria (Joe), all residing at Ontario, Corine Rideout (Vern) of Nova Scotia and Francis Vanhelsdingen (Bill) at Ontario; 21 grandchildren, one great grandchild. He will be also missed by a large number of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Moses and Lucy and his brother Pat. The funeral service will take place on Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church on Mt. Bernard Ave. with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Thursday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Friday during the hours of 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to the charity of one's choice.


Friday, December 10, 1999

DEATHS

KEEPING, Cyril
Burnt Islands, NF
Age 69

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Cyril Keeping announce his sudden passing at the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre on December 8th, 1999 at the age of 69 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, his wife of 45 years, Emma Jane Keeping (nee Seymour); four sons: Maxwell, Gerald, Raymond all of Brantford, ON, George (Jocelyne) of Isle au Morts; four daughters: Edith (Israel) of Isle au Morts, Maxine (Roy) of Rose Blanche, Sheila (Henry) of Port aux Basques, Alice of Burnt Islands; daughter-in-law, Judy Keeping of Bridgewater, NS; two sisters: Ella King of Port aux Basques, Margaret Spicer of Rose Blanche; 12 grandchildren; as well as a very large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents John and Flora Keeping (Pool); two sons: Ronald in 1999, Clayton, as well as other family members. Family and friends may visit the Keeping Family Residence in Burnt Islands, Thursday and Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 11th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from St. George's Anglican Church in Burnt Islands with Rev. Nelson Small officiating. Interment to follow at Hillside Haven Cemetery, Isle au Morts Road. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and or donations may be made to the Keeping Family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques.

MCWHIRTER, Mary Margaret (nee King)
Corner Brook, NF
Oct. 11th, 1928 - Dec. 9th, 1999

It is with sadness that the family of the late Mrs. Mary McWhirter announce her passing at the Interfaith Home for Seniors on Thursday, December 9th, 1999 at the age of 71 years. She was predeceased by her husband Harry, May 6, 1976. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; Rod (Nellie), Darren (Janet), Al (Aggie), Debbie Rowe (Dave), Cathy (Don Bursey), all residing at Corner Brook, Margie Batstone (Terry), of Ontario; six brothers: Gerald King, of Ontario, John, George, Ed King of Corner Brook, Vince King of Stephenville and Ken King of Pasadena; four sisters: Loretta (Bill Morris) of Montreal, Alice (Ray Wiseman) of Ontario, Cathy (Randy Tyler) of Oklahoma, Marion (Bill Bishop) of Pasadena: 12 grandchildren: Bradley, Janice, Mark, Jenna, Michael, Randy, Brittany, Christina, Jordi, Matthew, Elizabeth and Jennifer. She will be also missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, James Eldridge and Margaret King, brother, James, sister, Geraldine, sisters-in-law, Gertrude King and Valetta King. The funeral service will take place on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church on Mt. Bernard Ave., with interment at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800 Friday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Saturday during the hours of 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or making donations to the Alzheimer's Society.


Saturday, December 11, 1999

DEATH

GALLANT, Joseph Reginald
Benoit's Cove, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Joseph Reginald Gallant announce his passing on Thursday, December 9, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 69 years. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 43 years, Viola Gallant (Parsons); son Richard Gallant (Colleen), three daughters: Olive White (deceased husband Edward), Leona Connolly (Brian), Gloria Gallant (Patrick); brother Cyril Gallant; three sisters: Rona Leonard (James), Jean Halbot, Marie Eldrige; grandchildren: Margaret, Jonathan, Dion, Ryan, Leanna and Zachary and numerous other relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held Sunday, December 12th at 2:00 p.m. from Our Lady Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church, Benoit's Cove, Father Simon Agboso officiating. The interment will follow at the church Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 218 Curling St. Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to Our Lady Star of the Sea Roman Catholic Church will be graciously accepted.

BIRTH

IT'S A BOY!
Daniel Sean O'Neill
Sean & Tami O'Neill are proud to present their newborn son, Daniel Sean born October 29th, 1999 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital. Proud grandparents are Sean & Lorraine O'Neill and Arthur & Joan Fisher.

ENGAGEMENT

WISEMAN/ANDERSON
David and Kay Wiseman of Corner Brook are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelly to Doug Anderson, son of Carlene and Hans Anderson of Saskatchewan. This big event took place in October during their visit here from Saskatchewan. A wedding is planned for August 2000.

WEDDING

PIERCEY/PAWLEY
The marriage of Carla Marie, daughter of John and Mary Piercey of Corner Brook, to Jeffrey Jerry, son of Jerry and Jocelyn Pawley of Corner Brook, took place on August 28 at Sacred Heart Church in Curling. The double ring ceremony was performed by Father Buckle. The bride was given in marriage by her parents. Matron of Honour was Lori Gillis, friend of the bride. Bridal attendants were Rachel Maddigan, Lori Roche, friends of the bride, Kim Audeau, aunt of the bride and Karen Power, friend of the bride and groom. Flowergirl was Jena Mitchell, cousin of the groom. Best man was Rod Pawley, brother of the groom. Grooms attendants were Dwayne Lilly, Rob Attwood, friends of the groom, Kevin Garnier, cousin of the bride, and Craig Tiller, friend of the bride and groom. Ring bearer was Jordan Audeau, cousin of the bride. A reception was held at the Holiday Inn. Master of ceremonies was Jamie Wells, uncle of the groom. Pictures were done by Derrick Costello, friend of the bride and groom. The couple would like to say thank you to everyone who shared in their special day. The couple is living in Corner Brook.

KENDALL/HISCOCK
The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist was the scene of a very beautiful wedding on July 10, 1999 when Janice Elizabeth, daughter of Ken and Marjorie Kendall of Corner Brook was united in Marriage with John Lawrence, son of John and Francie Hiscock of Glace Bay, Nova Scotia. The ceremony was performed by The Very Rev. A. W. Churchill. Maid of honour was Stephanie Kendall, sister of the bride. Bridal attendants were Sherry Hiscock, sister of the groom and Kim Halfyard, friend of the bride. The groom's attendants were Jason MacIntyre, Darren Talbot and David Pond, all friends of the groom. The reception was held at Holiday Inn. Janice and Larry currently reside in Halifax.


Monday, December 13, 1999

DEATHS

GUSHUE, Sadie Mae
Corner Brook, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Sadie Mae Gushue (nee Musseau) announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 11th, 1999 at the age of 87 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her daughter: Sylvia (Frank) Panno, Springhill, Florida; son: Robert Gushue, Okotoks, Alberta; daughter-in-law: Ruth Gushue, Corner Brook. Three grandchildren: Bill Gushue, Scarborough, ON, Bernard (Marion) Gushue, Pasadena, and Sean Gushue, Corner Brook. Two great grandchildren: Matthew and Emily Gushue. Son-in-law: Wayne Bursey, Corner Brook. Sisters: Nonie Porter, Mount Moriah, Evelyn (Lloyd) Johnson, Arlington, Virginia, Myrtis (Pete) Hoffman, Stone Mountain, Georgia. Brother: George (Kay) Musseau, Corner Brook. Sisters-in-law: Angela Musseau, Shirley Musseau, Gertrude Gushue, all of Corner Brook, and Margaret LeDrew, Montreal, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband William (1955), son: Bernard (Bud) 1987; daughter: Patricia Bursey (1996). Brothers and sisters: Charles, Harry, Rendell, Elizabeth and Frances. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 15th at 10:30 a.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mount Bernard Avenue, Fr. John Peddle officiating. Interment to follow at the RC townsite Cemetery, Montgomery Street. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation.

BRAGG, Melvin L.
Corner Brook, NF

It is with sadness that the family of the late Mr. Melvin Bragg announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Saturday, December 11, 1999 at the age of 79 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Blanche (nee Avery). His sisters: Vivian Bragg of Corner Brook and nephew, Roy and niece Judy, Susan Williams of Florida and nephews Danny, Dale and nieces Ann and Karen, Mildred Kinsman of St. John's and niece, Colleen and nephew Gordon. Sisters-in-law: Gwen Lambert (Robert) of Southport, Minnie Marche (Eric) of Shoal Harbour; brothers-in-law: Cecil Avery (Phyllis) of Southport, Arthur (Una) Avery, Silas (Minnie), Leslie (Daphne), and Clifford (Joyce) Avery all residing at Weybridge, Random Island. He will be also missed by his special niece, Bernie Primmer of Mt. Pearl and a large number of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his parents Howard and Mary Bragg. The funeral will take place on Tuesday at 1 p.m. from Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses on Premier Drive with interment at the Kingdom Hall Cemetery in Pasadena. Visitation will take place at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, phone 634-9800, Monday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Tuesday from 10-12 noon. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.

WALBOURNE, Frank Harold
Corner Brook, NF

It is with regret that the family of the late Frank Walbourne announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Friday, December 10, 1999 at the age of 86 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving family, wife Violet (nee Harvey); sons: Gerald (Marie) of Cox's Cove, David (Laura), Gordon (Lena) and Frank Jr. (Debbie), all of Corner Brook; daughters: Bonnie Strickland of Toronto, Evelyn Blanchard (Enos) of Sydney River, Georgina Wareham (Ben), Madge Russell (Max) and Alma Dawe (Stan) all of Corner Brook; brothers: Sam and Don; sisters, Winnie Jennings, Florence Stratton, Daisie Pond, Ruth Swyers and Marion Butt; 35 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He is predeceased by his first wife Florence (nee Perry) 1987; parents, Samuel and Sarah, son Lloyd and brother Bram. The funeral service will take place on Monday at 2:00 p.m. from the Pentecostal Tabernacle, Elizabeth Street with Pastor Calvin Andrews officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to a charity of one's choice. Visitation will take place Saturday 7-9 p.m., Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Monday 10-12 noon at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800.

NICHOLAS, Terry Brian
Jackson's Arm
Oct. 25th, 1957 - Dec. 10th, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Terry Brian Nicholas announce his passing on Friday, December 10th, 1999 at W.M.R. Hospital in his 42nd year. He will be sadly missed by his wife Beverly Decker. Two sons: Dustin and Dillon. His parents Maxwell & Emily Nicholas of Jackson's Arm. Two brothers: Randy (Yvonne) of Jackson's Arm and David (Maxine Ralph) of Brampton, Ontario. One sister, Linda (Mrs. Clifton Chaytor) of Manuels, St. John's. His mother and father-in-law Roy & Geraldine Decker of Woodstock, White Bay. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his sister Karen and his brother Clifford. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Jackson's Arm today Monday where also funeral services will take place on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever in our Hearts"

PERRIER, Emmanuel William
Montreal
(Formerly of Flat Bay, NF)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Emmanuel William Perrier announce his passing in Montreal on November 26, 1999 at the age of 39 years. He will be sadly missed by one son, Robert in St. John's, NF and one daughter, Emmanuella in Thunder Bay, Ontario and his father, William and his mother, Joan and two brothers: Raymond in Hamilton, Bernie in St. John, New Brunswick and six sisters: Joan Marie, Betty, Lori all in Hamilton, Beverly in PEI, Wanda in North Bay, Ontario, Renee in Stephenville and his grandmother, Joan Hinks; a circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Friends may call at St. Anne's Church in Flat Bay on Monday. Funeral Services will take place on Tuesday, December 14th at 10:00 a.m. from St. Anne's Church in Flat Bay with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Flat Bay. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, Station Road in Stephenville Crossing.


Tuesday, December 14, 1999

DEATHS

MURRIN, Josephine Mary (nee McGrath)
Cox's Cove, NF

It is with sadness and regret that the family of the late Josephine Murrin announce her passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, December 13th, 1999 at the age of 53 years. She will be sadly missed by her loving family; son, Gary McGrath of Brampton; daughters, Pamela Murrin (Conway), Roxanne Murrin (Dale), all of Brampton and Jennifer Murrin of Cox's Cove; grandchildren, Abigail, Jonathan and Austin; parents, Thomas and Margaret McGrath of Cox's Cove; sister, Jeanette Murrin (Marvin) of Cox's Cove; nieces, Renee and Vanessa; nephews, Donald (DJ), Cornelius (Bully), Chad and also numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She is predeceased by her brother, Joseph. Visitation will commence on Tuesday afternoon at St. Nicholas Anglican Church, Cox's Cove from where the funeral will take place on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. Tributes may be made by sending flowers or by making donations to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Corner Brook, phone 634-9800.

PARDY, Harvey Junior
Age 64
Formerly of Corner Brook, NF

Passed away peacefully in his home on the 9th of December, Harvey Pardy Junior, after a 9-year struggle with leukemia. His strength of character and caring heart endeared him to many people. While his final years were not peaceful he was at peace. At peace with the difficulties he had to face and at peace with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Harvey is lovingly remembered by his sons: Harvey L. J. Pardy (Brenda) and Larry G. Pardy (Sharon), his step-daughters: Tammy Graham (Andy) and Tara MacCullum (Danny), his grandchildren, his brothers and sisters and countless other family and friends. Harvey loved the Lord and found his strength is Him. The race that was set before him he ran with endurance and finished well. His life is typified by Psalm 18.2: The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold. (NKJ). A Memorial Service will be held at the Temple Baptist Church, Lower Sackville, NS on Monday, December 13, 1999. Interment will be at the Salvation Army site, Mount Patricia on Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at 11:00 a.m. Donations on Harvey's behalf may be made to: The Christian Children's Fund of Canada, 1027 McNicoll Ave., Scarborough, ON M1W 3X2 1-800-263-5437


Wednesday, December 15, 1999

DEATH

SINNICKS, John
Hawkes Bay

It is with great sadness that the family of the late John Sinnicks announce his passing on Monday, December 13, 1999 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook at the age of 69 years. He leaves to mourn his wife Dora; sons: Michael, Newman (Caroline), Fred (Linda); daughters: Eleanor (Gerry), Margarete (Lawrence) all residing at Hawkes Bay. He also leaves to mourn ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren, one sister Yvonne Rumbolt of Port au Choix and a large circle of relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends at Holy Innocents Anglican Church, Hawkes Bay on Tuesday and Wednesday from where the funeral service will also take place on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Cooper officiating. Interment to follow at River of Ponds Brook Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix.


Thursday, December 16, 1999

DEATHS

RODGERS, Bridget
Reidville, Deer Lake
Sept. 29th, 1930 - Dec. 15th, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bridget Rodgers announce her passing on Wednesday, December 15th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in her 69th year. She will be sadly missed by her children: Raymond and wife Joyce of Deer Lake; Hayward and wife Jeanette of Hampden; Velma and husband Dave Trebell; Maxine Rodgers and Paul; Digbe and Connie all of Toronto; her brother Mike Collier of Bay D'Espoir; two sisters: Veronica Ledrew of Toronto and Cecilia of Bay D'Espoir; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place today, Thursday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake. Funeral service will take place from Emmanuel Pentecostal Church on Friday at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Simms officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family flowers or donations to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation would be gratefully accepted. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

CRAMM, Gladys Jane
Heatherton, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Gladys Cramm announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital on Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at the age of 70 years. She leaves, with fond and loving memories, her husband, Arminius; sons: Wilson, Isaac (Violet), Terry (friend Lynn), all of Heatherton; Douglas (Patsy), St. George's; Calvin, Bay St. George Long Term Care Centre; Larry (friend Barbara), Highlands; Pleman (Carmel), Brigus; George (friend Doris), St. John, NB; Kevin (friend Jackie), Lower Sackville, NS; daughters: Jessie (Norman) Butt, Shirley (Leo) Anderson, all of Heatherton; Lorraine, Stephenville Crossing; 16 grandchildren and one great grandchild; sisters: Bertha Dominey and Hazel Meade of Fox Roost; Beatrice Oake, Corner Brook; Nora Denver, Darson, ON; and a large circle of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her brother Wilson Walters. The family will be receiving friends from the United Church in Heatherton Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m. - 12 noon from where the funeral will take place on Friday on Friday, December 17th at 2 p.m., Rev. Wendy Cronhelm officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy flowers will be graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 7 West Street, Stephenville Crossing.


Friday, December 17, 1999

DEATHS

BRAGG, Vivian Elizabeth
Corner Brook, NF

Passed away Tuesday, December 14th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Vivian Elizabeth Bragg, at the age of 84 years. Vivian was born October 8, 1915 in Port aux Basques, daughter of Howard and Mary Ann Bragg. She will be sadly missed by her children: son Roy and wife Anita, Ontario, daughter Judith Sutton and husband Tom, Ontario; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; sisters: Susan Williams, Florida, Mildred Kinsman, St. John's; and numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Clayton Bragg in 1964, daughter Vera Daily, brother Melvin Bragg. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 17th at 2:00 p.m. from the First Baptist Church, O'Connell Drive, Pastor Harold Sparkes officiating, followed by the interment at Mt. Patricia Cemetery. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9, Friday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Bible Society.

FULFORD, Patrick
Point Au Mal
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Patrick Fulford announce his passing at his residence in Point au Mal on Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at the age of 71 years. He will be sadly missed by his wife, Helen and three sons: Paul (Verna) in Brantford, Ontario, John (Mary) in Stephenville, Patrick (Kimberly) in Point au Mal and two brothers: Paul in Point au Mal, Bernard in Kitchener, Ontario and three sisters: Marg Defelco in Houston, Texas, Kay Martin in Long Island, New York, Lillian Jakes in California, USA and eight grandchildren: Samantha, Jason, Melissa, Jonathan, Jeremy, Shantel, Jake, Jasmine; a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at the St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church in Point au Mal on Friday. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 18th at 1:30 p.m. from St. Vincent de Paul Church in Point au Mal with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Point au Mal. As expressions of sympathy, flowers would be greatly appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville.

INGRAM, Joseph
Port aux Basques
Age 77

It is with great sadness and regret that the family of the late Joseph Ingram announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital after a short illness on December 15th, 1999 at the age of 77 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and precious memories; his wife of 57 years, Mary A. Ingram (nee Osmond); five daughters: Eileen (Russell) Kinslow, Loretta (Ken) Bartlett, Rowena (Alex) Sinclair, all of Glace Bay, NS, Elsie (James) Spencer, Ruby (Todd) Marshall of Port aux Basques; eight sons: John (Eileen) of Mississauga, ON, Robert (Roxanne) of Corner Brook, Lewis (Yvonne) of Halifax, NS, Clyde (Brenda), Winston (Valerie), Donald (Eva), James (Kathy), Kenneth (Julie), all of Port aux Basques, 32 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren; four sisters: Alma (Max) Bugden of Mount Pearl, Leah Pearce of Port aux Basques, Mary (Eric) Foote of Burgeo, Eileen (Dan) Neilsen of Trenton, ON; two brothers: Sandy (Ellie) of Halifax, Hubert (Carrie) of Burgeo; five sisters-in-law: Hilda McNeil, Gladys Sheaves, Florence Osmond, Elizabeth Francis, Caroline Jane Osmond; two brothers-in-law: John (Catherine) Osmond all of Port aux Basques, Robert J. Fields of Williamstown, Mass. He was predeceased by his parents Henry and Hannah (Meade) Ingram, three sons: Harold, Charles and David, sister Myrtle Bennett in 1999. Family and friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, Thursday (1-2 family only), 2-4 and 7-9, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday (10-12 noon family only). Funeral services will take place on Saturday, December 18th, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. from St. James Anglican Church, Port aux Basques with Rev. George Childs, Rev. Nelson Small and Eric Mullins officiating. Interment to follow at Barachois Hill Anglican Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers and/or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Port aux Basques.


Saturday, December 18, 1999

DEATHS

HAROLD, Calvin Headley John
HAROLD, Calvin Headley John
- 66, of Halifax, formerly of Corner Brook, Nfld., passed away December 8, 1999 at home. Born in Corner Brook, he was a son of the late William and Dalphina (Bennett) Harold. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Fairview Branch 142. He retired from the CNR. He is survived by four sisters: Una (Mrs. Archie Young), Corner Brook; Ruby (Mrs. Jim Prosper), Toronto; Geraldine (Mrs. Clarence Guyon), Illinois; Marian (Mrs. Gerald Reid), Bedford; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three brothers: Arthur, Reg, and Malcolm; stepmother, Drucia. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Atlantic Funeral Home, 126 Sackville Drive. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

PARSONS, Malcolm (Mac) Bernard
McKays, NF

Passed away Tuesday, December 14th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Malcolm Bernard Parsons, at the age of 74 years. Malcolm was born January 24th, 1925 in Stephenville Crossing, son of the late Israel and Matilda Parsons. He leaves to mourn three brothers: Herman (Dell), Stephenville Crossing; Al (Sandy), Virginia Beach, VA; Vince (Judy), Stephenville Crossing; six sisters: Rosalie (Arnold) Ritchie, St. John, NB; Sheila (John) Cassel, Boynton Beach, FLA; Muriel (Bob) Johnson, Las Vegas, NA; Elizabeth (Frank) Franklin, Hondo, TX; Martha (Bob) Ham, Thunder Bay, ON; Claudia (Phil) DePriest, Henderson, NA. He was predeceased by his twin brother, Ingatius in 1995 and Cyril in 1942. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation or to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook.

ENGAGEMENT

BLANCHARD & BLANCHARD
Edmund & Laverne Blanchard of Gillams are pleased to announce the engagement of their youngest daughter Ruth-Anne Margaret to Christopher William, son of Joseph Irvin & Effie Blanchard, also of Gillams. A wedding is planned for August 5, 2000. Love and best wishes from family and friends.

CRANE & GESKE
John & Stella Crane of Pasadena are proud to announce the engagement of their son Kirby to Andrea, daughter of Richard & Lilli Geske of Coquitlam, BC. A millennium wedding is planned.

WEDDING

HANN & O'TOOLE
Keith and Donna Hann of Corner Brook are pleased to announce the marriage of their son Scott to Jeanie, daughter of James and Neta O'Toole of Pasadena. The wedding took place on November 13 at the Holy Rosary Church in Pasadena. The ceremony was performed by Father G. Grace. The maid of honour was Karen Tiller and the bridesmaid was Julia Young, friends of the bride. The best man was Jason Hann, brother of the groom and the groomsman was Jimmy O'Toole brother of the bride. The flower girl was Jillian Snow and the ring bearer was Jordan Snow, cousins of the bride. A reception was enjoyed by all at the Blow Me Down Ski Club. The couple would like to thank everyone who shared in their special day.


Monday, December 20, 1999

DEATHS

DOLLARD, Bernie
Stephenville

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Bernie Dollard announce her passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Sunday, December 19, 1999 at the age of 77 years. She will be sadly missed by her six sons: Robert, Calwyn, Gerald (Sherry), Tommy all in Stephenville, Richard in British Columbia, Keith in Brampton, Ontario and two daughters: Belinda Williams and Frances Dollard, both in Stephenville and two brothers: James White in West Bay, Raymond White in Prince Edward Island and four sisters: Theresa McHugh in Stephenville, Florence Young in Silverwood Manor, Kippens, Jean White in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Pauline Mullins in Bellville, Illinois and 13 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Reginald Dollard on March 4, 1997. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street, Stephenville on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Services will take place on Wednesday, December 22nd at 10:00 a.m. from St. Stephen's Parish on West Street, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery on the Hansen Highway, Stephenville.

GILLIS, Mary Dorothy
Peacefully at the Hotel Dieu Hospital, St. Catherine's, Ont. on Saturday, Dec. 18, 1999. Beloved wife of the late John Edward Gillis in her 88th year; dear mother of Paul Joseph Gillis and wife Phyllis, and Judith Anne Gillis and her husband Joseph; grandmother of Angela, Paul Jr., John, Gerard, Patricia, Johnny and Jason; predeceased by a grandson Eddie. Great Grandmother of Richard, J.J., Edward David, Alysha, Catherine, Jenna and Erin. Sister of Tom Gillis; predeceased by sisters and brothers: Imelda, Donald, John (Jack), Martin, Michael, Anne, Isobel, William (Bill) and Molly. Dorothy is at the Patrick J. Darte Funeral Chapel, 39 Court St. (at King) St. Catherine's, Ont. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated in St. Mary of the Assumption Church on Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at 10:00 a.m. The Rite of Committal will take place in Pleasantview Memorial Gardens, Fonthill, Ont. Vigil prayers in the funeral home Tuesday evening at 8:30. Visiting hours Monday & Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Memorial donations to the St. Vincent de Paul Society or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

SILMARIE, Ishbelle Davida "Toots"
Silmarie, I. D. "Toots"
, 65 of Brooklyn, Queens County died Friday, December 17, 1999 in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool. Born in Corner Brook, Newfoundland, she was a daughter of the late George and Alice (Seaward) Randell. She is survived by (4) four sons: Barry and his wife Gail and son Alex of Gander, Newfoundland; Brent and Brian and his wife Bev and daughters Jessie and Julie, all of Brooklyn; Blake of Edmonton. (3) Three grandchildren; (9) nine sisters: Helen Reid, Dot Randell, Flo Randell and Nellie Hayes; all of Corner Brook, Newfoundland; May Marshall of Toronto; and Mary Davis of Florida; Stella Newhook of Panama City, Florida; Eva Coshocton, Ohio and Elizabeth Moreley, of Sydney. (4) Four brothers: Fred of Grand Falls, Newfoundland; Roy, Lloyd and John all of Corner Brook, Newfoundland. She was predeceased by her husband Harry and a sister Joan. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers' Funeral Home, Liverpool. A memorial service will be held Monday, December 20, 1999 from Pilgrim United Church, Brooklyn at 2:00 p.m. Reverend Karen Lynch officiating. Burial will be in Seaside Cemetery, Brooklyn. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Pilgrim United Church.


Tuesday, December 21, 1999

DEATHS

COLLINS, Stanley George
3 Country Drive, Kippens
Stanley George Collins
of Kippens, formerly of Petites, NF, passed peacefully away at home on Sunday, December 19, 1999, at the age of 84 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of sixty years, Irene and five sons: Henry (Patricia) in Windsor, Ontario, George (Nellie) in Wingham, Ontario, Eric (Frederica) in Kippens, Lloyd (Linda) in Brampton, Ontario, Harold (Clara) in Kippens and two daughters: Joyce (Calvin) Mitchell in Victoria, British Columbia, Rita (Douglas) Stanley in Harriston, Ontario and one brother, Garland Collins in Burin and two sisters: Netta Loder (The Reverend Wilbur) in Brooklyn, Nova Scotia, Clara MacDonald in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia. He was predeceased by his sister, Lena MacDonald and brother, Edgar Collins. He will also be sadly missed by 21 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, December 22nd at 2:00 p.m. from the United Church on St. Clare Avenue, Stephenville with interment in the Hillside Interfaith Cemetery, Hansen Highway, Stephenville.

PAYNE, Steadman L.
Wiltondale, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Steadman Payne of Wiltondale announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, December 20th, 1999 at the age of 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife of 63 years: Mrs. Gertrude Payne (nee Maynard), Wiltondale; five daughters: Alice (Gordon) Clarke, Fortune Bay, Beulah (Robert) Hiscock, Norris Point, Frances (Andrew) Hutchings, Cow Head, Jerene (Clyde) Biggin, Alberta and Lillian (Jim) Biggin, Port Saunders; three sons: Willis (Daisy), Steadman Jr. and Sandy, all residing in Wiltondale; 19 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; brother: Mack (Edna) Payne, Rocky Harbour and a large circle of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by two sons: Wayne and Murray. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, Pond Road, Rocky Harbour on Tuesday and Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 23rd, at 2:00 p.m. from St. Matthews Anglican Church, Rocky Harbour. Officiated by Rev. Dennis Newhook and Rev. Norman Cutler. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.

SHEPPARD, Alice Maude
Lark Harbour, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Alice Maude Sheppard announce her passing at the Interfaith Home for Seniors, on Sunday, December 19th, 1999 at the age of 90 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are her two sons: Wilson (Thelma) and Cecil (Alice), Lark Harbour; eight grandchildren: Cecil Sheppard Jr., Lark Harbour, Monty Sheppard, Halifax, NS, Conrad Sheppard, Toronto, ON, Anna Mullins, Brampton, ON, Betty-Jean Sheppard, Ontario, Reginald Mercer, Halifax, NS, Sheldon Mercer, Canadian Armed Forces and Eugene Mercer, Toronto; four great grandchildren, close friend Robert Joyce, Guardian Angel Cottage, Lark Harbour, sister-in-law: Gertrude Sheppard, Toronto, ON and numerous other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband: George W. Sheppard, daughter: Irene Mercer and nine brothers and sisters. Visitation will take place from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour beginning Monday evening from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 22nd, at 2:00 p.m., officiated by Rev. Canon Joyce Payne. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook.


Wednesday, December 22, 1999

DEATHS

PAYNE, Stedman L.
Wiltondale, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Stedman Payne of Wiltondale announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Monday, December 20th, 1999 at the age of 89 years. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories is his wife of 63 years: Mrs. Gertrude Payne (nee Maynard), Wiltondale; five daughters: Alice (Gordon) Clarke, Fortune Bay, Beulah (Robert) Hiscock, Norris Point, Frances (Andrew) Hutchings, Cow Head, Jerene (Clyde) Biggin, Alberta and Lillian (Jim) Biggin, Port Saunders; three sons: Willis (Daisy), Steadman Jr. and Sandy, all residing in Wiltondale; 19 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; brother: Mack (Edna) Payne, Rocky Harbour and a large circle of other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by two sons: Wayne and Murray. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, Pond Road, Rocky Harbour on Tuesday and Wednesday from the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 23rd, at 1:30 p.m. from St. Matthews Anglican Church, Rocky Harbour. Officiated by Rev. Dennis Newhook and Rev. Norman Cutler. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.

LODER, Jacqueline Ethel (nee Payne)
Passed peacefully away at home on Saturday, December 18th, 1999, Jacqueline Ethel Loder (nee Payne). Dear sister of Russell Payne of Corner Brook, NF, Rod Payne and Courtney Payne both of Oshawa. Jacqueline will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. Resting at the Armstrong Funeral Home, 124 King Street East with funeral service in the chapel on Wednesday, December 23rd, 1999 at 2:30 p.m. Interment Mount Lawn Memorial Gardens. Donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Visitation 7-9 p.m. Tuesday.


Thursday, December 23, 1999

DEATHS

WELLS, Lucy P. Hampden
Feb. 24th, 1908 - Dec. 22nd, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Lucy P. Wells announce her passing on Wednesday, December 22nd, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in her 91st year. She will be sadly missed by her sons: Douglas (Gertrude) and Seymour, both of Hampden; her niece Priscella (Job Ford) of Jackson's Arm; 13 grandchildren 20 great grandchildren and 14 great great grandchildren; 3 step-sons: Tony (Blanche) of Pasadena, Llewelyn (Mary) and Charlie (Ellen) both of Corner Brook; 2 step-daughters: Leona (Charlie Hunt) who was also her special friend of Corner Brook and Loretta. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her first husband Willis Regular and her second husband Edmund Wells; her 3 sons: Edgar, Melvin and Guy, and her grandsons: Terry and Lloyd. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Hampden today, Thursday, from where funeral services will take place on Friday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 53 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever in Our Hearts"

PARDY, Elmer Cuthbert
Passed peacefully away December 21st, 1999, in the presence of his loving family, Elmer Cuthbert Pardy at his home in Grand Falls-Windsor, NF. He was 80 years old. Mr. Pardy retired from the Government of NF in 1984 and was a member of the Royal Navy in WWII. Predeceased by his parents, one sister, and two brothers. Left to mourn are: wife, Kathleen F. Pardy; sons: Kevin and wife Louise of Schefferville, Quebec, and Ivan of Winnipeg, Manitoba; daughters: Jennifer and husband Roy Pilgrim of Grand Falls-Windsor, Dianne and husband Wesley Fedec of Ft. McMurray, AB, Kathleen Jo and husband Albert Cull of Grand Falls-Windsor. Also leaving to mourn sisters: Flora Hancock, Olive Smith, Elizabeth Boyd, Grace Squires, Judy Brittian; brother: William Pardy; sister-in-law Margaret Pardy; 13 grandchildren: Paula Krawiec (Andy), Brian Pilgrim (Kim), Kirby Pilgrim, Tanya Cull, Darryl Cull, Stephen Cull, Wendy Pilgrim, Scott Pardy, Pamela Pardy, Joshua Pardy, Kimberly Pardy, Zackery Pardy, Justin Pardy, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. Rev. Hewitt will conduct funeral services at St. Alban's Anglican Church, Grand Falls-Windsor, NF, Friday, December 24, 1999. Interment will be at the Anglican Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were by Jeff Lynch, Hoskins Funeral Homes.


Friday, December 24, 1999

DEATHS

BENOIT, Daniel
Piccadilly

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Daniel Benoit of Piccadilly announce his passing at the Sir Thomas Roddick Hospital in Stephenville on Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at the age of 48 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Philomena and one son, Daniel Benoit in Georgetown, Ontario and one daughter, Sherry Benoit in Stephenville and five brothers: Charlie, Thomas, Allen, all in Piccadilly, Cecil and Bernie, both in Kitchener, Ontario and ten sisters: Zita, Leona, Rona, Judy, Jenny, Kathleen, all in Kitchener, Ontario, Veronica in Yellowknife, Masie in Virginia, Patsy in Alabama, Lillian in Georgia; a large circle of relatives and friends. Friends may call at Russell's Funeral Home, 39 Queen Street in Stephenville on Friday and Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Sunday, December 26th at 10:00 a.m. from the Kingdom Hall of the Jehovah Witness on the Hansen Highway with interment in the Jehovah Witness Cemetery in Pasadena.

GASLARD, Derek
Port au Choix

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Derek Gaslard announce his passing on Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre in Port Saunders at the age of 28 years. He leaves to mourn his wife Melissa; parents Agnes and John; brothers Percy and wife Joanna, John of Port au Choix and Darren (Teena) of Saskatchewan; one sister Tracy (Brian) of Alberta, and niece Shantal. He also leaves to mourn a large circle of relatives and friends. The family will be receiving friends at St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church in Port au Choix from where the funeral service will take place on Friday at 2:00 p.m. with Father O'Quinn and Pastor Coles officiating. Interment to follow at the Interfaith Cemetery, Sandy Cove. As expressions of sympathy flowers, or donations can be made to a charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Port au Choix.

LOHNES, Ronald
Nov. 30, 1907 - Dec. 21, 1999

Passed away on Tuesday, December 21st, 1999 at the Lohnes Complex, Ronald Lohnes at the age of 92 years. Interment will take place on Friday, December 24th, at 10:00 a.m. at the Anglican Section, Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expression of sympathy, no flowers by request. Donations may be made to the Bay of Islands Ministerial Food Bank. "I have got my leave; a summons has come and I am ready for my journey. Now that my breath has been freed of its restless tides, and the earth can lay claim to my limbs. Then shall I be truly free. The lamp that lit my dark corner is out." Arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook.


December 25, Christmas Day - no newspaper published today


Tuesday, December 28, 1999

DEATH

LANE, Hilda E.E. (nee Wareham)
Passed peacefully away at Glenbrook Lodge on December 26, 1999 Hilda Lane, age 96 years. Predeceased by her husband Charles Maxwell in August, 1992. Left with fond and loving memories: son, Norman, Sudbury, ON; daughters: Marie Winsor, London, ON and Anita Hessenauer (Reinhold), Deep Cove, NS; sister, Rita Collett; sisters-in-law: Alice, Diana and Queen Wareham; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends. At Hilda's request cremation with interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on December 30, 1999. Donations in her memory may be made to the Anglican Cathedral Endowment Fund or the Salvation Army Glenbrook Lodge. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Carnell's Funeral Home.


Wednesday, December 29, 1999

DEATHS

TUCKER, Wilfred P.
Corner Brook, NF

Passed peacefully away at his family residence on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the age of 78 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his loving wife Lily (nee Vincent), and his dear daughter, Sherry. His three grandsons: David, Darryl and Timothy and granddaughter, Destiny Faith. He loved them all dearly. Also leaving to mourn, 3 brothers, Walter and Stafford (Pearl) residing at Gander, Maxwell (Fay) residing at Lower Sackville, NS. Two sisters: Emma Lang residing at Gander and Louise (Harris) Robinson residing at Lower Sackville, NS. He will be also missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Wednesday during the hours of 7-9 p.m., and Friday during the hours of 10-12 noon. The funeral service will take place from the Pentecostal Tabernacle Church on Elizabeth Street, Friday at 2 p.m., with Pastor Andrews officiating. The interment will take place at Mount Patricia Receiving Vault. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Janeway Children's Hospital. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home.

LUCAS, Eric James
WW2
Deer Lake
May 10th, 1923 - Dec. 27th, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Eric James Lucas announce his passing on Monday, December 27th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 76th year. He will be sadly missed by his two daughters: Sandra (Don Parsons) of Ontario and Cathy (Rodney Rubia) of Deer Lake; three sons: Geoffrey (Anne) of Ontario, Robert (Rita) of Alberta and John (Melissa) of Ontario, 17 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; three sisters: Louise (Harold Croucher) of Deer Lake, Irma Grant of Labrador City and Marion (Pearce Caravan) of Georgia. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Edith, brother Bert and sister Ella. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Wednesday at 7-9 p.m. Thursday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. from St. Paul's United Church with Pastor Simmonds officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Lest We Forget"

MURPHY, Anthony Patrick
2 Poplar Road, Corner Brook

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Mr. Anthony Murphy announce his passing at the Interfaith Home on Monday, December 27th, 1999 at the age of 73 years. He will be sadly missed by his five sons: Paul and his wife Nola and their children, Adam and Jordan, residing in Corner Brook, Bill and his wife Mildred-Lynn residing in Ottawa, ON, Martin residing in Guelph, ON, Wayne and Patrick residing in Corner Brook. He will also be missed by the families of Ron, Steve, Aloysius, Walter, Nellie, Jack, Peter, Tom and Joe Murphy, all residing in Corner Brook. Mr. Murphy will also be missed by the families of the brothers and sisters of Mrs. Marcella Murphy (nee Mullins), many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends here and away. Mr. Murphy was predeceased by his wife Marcella in March 1994. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, December 29th, 1999 at 1:30 p.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church on Mt. Bernard Avenue, continued to the Receiving Chapel at Mount Patricia Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends from Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue on Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Wednesday morning from 10-12 noon. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Interfaith Home or flowers would be warmly accepted. Remember him in your prayers.


Thursday, December 30, 1999

DEATHS

SHEPPARD, Melvin Alfred
Lark Harbour, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Melvin Alfred Sheppard announce his passing on Friday, December 24th, 1999 at the age of 58 years. Leaving to mourn: his wife Rhodena; three sons: Perry and his wife Theresa, Lark Harbour, Martin and his wife Donna, Alberta and Dwayne and his wife Matilda, Alberta; six grandchildren; Cheryl Lynn, Cole, Jordan, Jenna, Brittany and Kyle; eight sisters: Ena Murrin, British Columbia, Sybil (Frank LeMaire), Louisiana USA, Doris (Ivan Byrne), Lark Harbour, Lottie (Norman Childs), York Harbour, Phyllis Kendell, Nova Scotia, Hilda (Albert Wheeler) Corner Brook, Joan (Gordon Youden), Lark Harbour and Rhonda Walsh, Alberta; three brothers: Harvey, Lark Harbour, Bernard, British Columbia and Gregory, Alberta; three very special little buddies: Jimmy, Adam and Travis and a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his son Clement (March 1974), mother Eva (July 1987), father Evertt (September 1991), brothers-in-law: Gordon Kendell (May 1991) and Clyde Murrin (December 1993). The family will be receiving friends from St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour beginning at 12:00 noon Thursday from where the funeral service will be held on Friday, December 31st, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, flowers graciously accepted or donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre's Funeral Home, Corner Brook.

BARRETT, Baxter Warr
Deer Lake
Nov. 6th, 1919 - Dec. 28th, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Baxter Warr Barrett announce his passing on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 80th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Levina (Livie) (nee Chaulk); three daughters: Wavey (James Chipp) of Pasadena, Maunda (Rick Roberts) of Cormack and Barbara Bradley of Slave Lake, Alberta; one son Gary of Deer Lake; three grandchildren: Heidi Pavelka and fiancé Derek George of Pasadena, Andrew and Mitchell Roberts both of Cormack; six sisters: Lilly Hawkins of Mt. Pearl, Ethel Lockyer of Scarborough, Ontario, Winnie Crocker, Effie Chancey both of Swift Current, Minnie Furey of Texas and Alfreda Turachek of California; one brother George Barrett of Swift Current. Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will take place from Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake today, Thursday at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Friday at 11:00-1:00 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Friday at 3:30 p.m. from the Salvation Army church with Capts. Wade and Linda Budgell officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot on Wights Road. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"

TUCKER, Wilfred P.
Corner Brook, NF

Passed peacefully away at his family residence on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the age of 78 years. Left with fond and loving memories are his loving wife Lily (nee Vincent), and his dear daughter, Sherry. His three grandsons: David, Darryl and Timothy and granddaughter, Destiny Faith. He loved them all dearly. Also leaving to mourn 3 brothers: Walter and Stafford (Pearl) residing at Gander, Maxwell (Fay) residing at Lower Sackville, NS. Two sisters: Emma Laing residing at Gander and Louise (Harris) Robinson residing at Lower Sackville, NS. He will be also missed by a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Wellington Funeral Home, 31 Wellington Street, Wednesday during the hours of 7-9 p.m., Thursday during the hours of 2-4 and 7-9 and Friday during the hours of 10-12 noon. The funeral service will take place from the Pentecostal Tabernacle Church on Elizabeth Street, Friday at 2 p.m. with Pastor Andrews officiating. The interment will take place at Mount Patricia Receiving Vault. Tributes may be made by making donations to the Janeway Children's Hospital. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wellington Funeral Home.

MACDONALD, James Paul
Corner Brook, NF
January 1, 1910 - December 29, 1999

Passed away Wednesday, December 29, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, James MacDonald, at the age of 89. He was predeceased by his wife Kathy, daughter Marjorie, two brothers: Tom and Frank. Left to mourn are his sons: Dave, Howard, Tony, Gerald and Raymond; daughters: Kathy and Marie; 16 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; his companion Jessie Vokey and her family: Roy, Ivy, Fred, Henry, Emma, Gerald, Joseph, Darren; and numerous other relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 31st at 10:30 a.m. from the Most Holy Redeemer Cathedral, Mt. Bernard Avenue, Father Peddle officiating, followed by the interment at the Mt. Patricia Cemetery Receiving Vault. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 318 Curling Street Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers, donations to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation will be graciously accepted.

SNOW, Calvin Edward Matthews
120A Midland Row, Pasadena
June 13th, 1928 - Dec. 28th, 1999

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Calvin Edward Matthews Snow announce his passing on Tuesday, December 28th, 1999 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital in his 71st year. He will be sadly missed by his loving and devoted wife Anne (nee Grant); his two precious sons: Calvin Edward and his wife Donna of Whitehorse, Yukon and Edwin Grant and his wife Lisa of Chilliwack, BC; his two sisters: Blanche (Mrs. Jack Stewart) of Harbour Breton and Marie (Mrs. Bill Mills) of Sudbury, Ontario; his special friends Ed and Bernice Lawrence and Mr. Robert Metcalfe all of Pasadena. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Mr. Calvin Edward Matthews Snow retired from the R.C.A.F. in 1970. Visitation will take place from Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Pasadena today, Thursday evening from 7:00 p.m. where also funeral mass will take place on Friday at 10:00 a.m. with Father Grace officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home, 63 Northmain Street, Deer Lake.
"Forever In Our Hearts"


Friday, December 31, 1999

DEATHS

BAILEY, Harrison
Corner Brook, NF

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Harrison Bailey announce his passing at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Thursday, December 30, 1999 in his 75th year. He leaves to mourn his family: four sisters: Minnie Beverly, Ettie Dennis (Ed), Annie Fry (Joe) and Margaret Harvey, all residing in Brampton, Ontario; special nieces Brenda Thomas (Paul), Sylvia Fudge (Jerry), Corner Brook, sister-in-law Jessie Bailey and nephew Gary - Boswarlos and two dear friends Libbie and Al Joy of Corner Brook, as well as a large circle of relatives and friends. The funeral service will be held Sunday, January 2, 2000 at 2:00 p.m. from the Pentecostal Tabernacle, Elizabeth Street followed by the interment at the Mt. Patricia Cemetery Receiving Vault. Friends may visit Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Marks Avenue Friday from 2-4, Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9, Sunday from 10 a.m. - 12 noon. As expressions of sympathy flowers or donations to the Western Memorial Regional Hospital Foundation will be graciously accepted.

YOUNG, Charles Francis
Kitchener, Ontario
(Formerly of Flat Bay West, NF)

It is with great sadness that the family of the late Charles Francis Young announce his passing at his residence in Kitchener, Ontario on December 27, 1999 at the age of 48 years. He will be sadly missed by his mother, Bridget Young, Stephenville and his children: Tanya, Dale and Charles Jr., Kitchener, Ontario and five brothers: Edward, Kitchener, Ontario, Clayton (Jane), Flat Bay West, Alvin (Mary Ellen), Lyndhurst, NJ, Eugene, Kitchener, Ontario, Kirby, Flat Bay West and five sisters: Hazel, Edmonton, Alberta, Dale, St. George's, NF, Carolyn (Colidge), St. Teresa's, NF, Tracey, Kitchener, Ontario, Della, Flat Bay West and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Israel J. Young in 1992 and his sister, Thelma Marie Young and niece, Bridget Mary Young in 1991. Friends may call at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Flat Bay on Friday evening. Funeral services will take place on Saturday afternoon, January 1st, 2000 from St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Flat Bay with interment in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in St. Teresa's. Funeral arrangements are under the supervision of Russell's funeral Home, Station Road, Stephenville.

BIRTH

WELLS
Sheri and Glen Wells of Corner Brook are proud to announce the arrival of their precious baby girl, Katie, born on October 31, 1999 at Western Memorial Regional Hospital. Proud grandparents are Rose & Reg Brown and Joan & Felix Wells. Also great-grandparents Eunice & Clyde Wells and Marguerite White.

ENGAGEMENT

BALL & ANTHONY
Congratulations and best wishes are extended to this fine couple, Pamela Ball and Dean Anthony, on their engagements, which took place July 2, 1999 in St. John's, NF where they are both residing. Pamela is the daughter of Melvin and Betty Ball, Stanhope and Dean is the son of Gerald and Joan Anthony, Pasadena. Wedding date is set for April 29, 2000. Their many friends and relatives wish them worlds of happiness.

 

 

Page Contributed by: Ivy F. Benoit

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.

JavaScript DHTML Menu Powered by Milonic

© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2016)

Hosted by
Chebucto Community Net

Your Community, Online!

NOTE:
You can search the entire NGB site
by using the [Google] search below.

Search through the whole site
[Recent] [Contacts] [Home]