Month: June 2016

James Douglas Simmonds

August 13, 1917 to June 28, 2016

James Douglas Haig Simmonds (August 13, 1917 – June 28, 2016) – Passed peacefully on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at the Health Science Centre in his 99th year. Predeceased by his parents, William and Lilly Simmonds; his brother, Bill (sisters-in-law Marjorie Moore and Lillian Gulliford), sister Ruth (brothers-in-law Charles Pearcey and Bill Hillyard); his mother

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John William Penton

June 26, 2016

Passed away suddenly at home on June 26th, 2016, John William Penton, Aged 68. Predeceased by parents Ignatius and Mary, brothers Michael, Joseph, and John, and sister Margaret. Leaving to mourn brothers Edward (Carmelita), Gerard (Helen), and Ignatius (Lillian); sister Mary (Lenny); and a large circle of family and friends. Cremation has taken place. The

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Norman Barry

June 25, 2016

Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on June 25, 2016 surrounded by his loving family, Norman William Barry, age 52 years,of St. John’s, NL. Norman fought a short but courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by his parents Alonzo and Mildred Barry, and father in law Morley Rideout. Left with many beautiful memories are

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Eileen Dorothy Starr

June 23, 2016

Passed peacefully away at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital on June 23, 2016, Eileen Dorothy Starr, aged 93. Eileen was born in Streatham, London, England in 1923 and moved with her parents and younger sister to Bay Roberts, Newfoundland in 1925. Predeceased by her parents Frederick and Dorothy Starr, sister Iris Bishop (George, also deceased), and

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Rev. Eugene P. Abbott

June 23, 2016

ABBOTT, REV. EUGENE P. Age 74 years. Passed peacefully away at St. Patrick’s Mercy Home in the presence of his family on June 23, 2016. Left with fond and loving memories his wife Cheryl (nee Penney), sons Chris (Janice), Keith (Catherine) and daughter Karen (Geoffrey), grandchildren Euan and John Abbott, brothers Leonard (Shirley), Neville and

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Dr. Teng Tak John F. Lee

June 21, 2016

Teng Tak John F. Lee passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in his 78th year. Dr. Lee was a respected family doctor for 43 years, working throughout rural NL, serving the people of St. John’s, St. Lawrence, Hermitage, Winsor, Brookfield, St. Mary’s and Conception Bay South. John is

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Winnie “Louise” Bishop

June 21, 2016

Passed peacefully away at Tiffany Village in her 92nd year in the presence of her loving family on Tuesday June 21st, 2016, (Winnie) Louise Bishop. Predeceased by her husband Roy Bishop, brothers Don and Morley Brett and twin sister Ella Brett; leaving to mourn her children William (Sandra Clarke), Elizabeth (Terry Byram), Paul (Kathryn McKinlay)

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Peter James Slade

June 19, 2016

The family is deeply saddened to announce the death on Sunday, June 19th at Carbonear, of Peter James Slade, age 58, after a brief illness. Peter was pre-deceased by his father Rev. Canon JAF Slade and mother Hilda L Slade. Left to mourn his loss are sons Timothy (Ashley), Benjamin, and Joshua Slade, sister Helen

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Ian Ross Kerr

June 17, 2016

We are deeply saddened to announce Ian’s passing at the Hamilton General Hospital on June 17th, just 2 weeks shy of his 50th birthday. Losing Ian leaves an irreparable hole in the hearts of the many who knew and loved him. Mourning his loss are Ian’s loving wife of 25 years Kathy (nee O’Driscoll), his

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Nina Ethel Squires

March 29, 1937 to June 15, 2016

Squires, Nina Ethel (nee Tucker) – March 29th, 1937 – June 15th, 2016 – It is with broken hearts and such great sadness we announce the passing of a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Nina Ethel Squires (nee Tucker), age 79 years. Predeceased by her son Gerry in 1991; her mother and father Fred

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