Month: September 2016

Stewart Chesley Crisby

February 6, 1924 to September 30, 2016

Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, on September 30th, 2016, Ches Crisby, aged 92 years. Leaving with fond and loving memories his loving wife of 56 years Irene Crisby (nee Mercer); sons Charlie (Regina) and Paul (Allison); daughter Elizabeth (Rick); grandchildren Chris (Dena), Kayla (Chris), Chelsea, and Rachel; great-granddaughter Katelin; sister May (Galphine)

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Scott, John

September 28, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that the family of John Scott announce his peaceful passing at home on September 28, 2016. John was a passionate chemist, a long time professor at Memorial University of Newfoundland and a keen lover of all things related to the mind. Predeceased by son Nicholas. Leaving with loving memories are

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Elizabeth Anne McNiven

March 9, 1932 to September 27, 2016

BETTY (ELIZABETH McNIVEN ( nee CURTIS) March 9, 1930 – September 27, 2016 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Betty McNiven in her 87th years. She is predeceased by her husband Valentine McNiven (1986), her parents Thomas and Catherine Curtis, stepfather Richard Pennell, sister Gertrude Lambert and stepbrother Herbert Pennell.

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Tolson Churchill

July 3, 1948 to September 26, 2016

It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather Tolson Wayne Churchill age 68 years, who passed away at his residence in Portugal Cove surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his parents Peter and Maryann (Polly), brothers Lloyd, Rev. Arthur, Leonard, sister Enid Churchill, son in law Gregory McLenaghan,

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Paula Marie Hansford

January 12, 1957 to September 23, 2016

Paula Marie Hansford, passed peacefully away on Friday September 23, 2016, at the Palliative Care Unit at the Miller Center in St. John’s at 59 years of age. Predeceased by her parents: Eva and Donald Hansford, husband: Clem Smith, and baby brother: Neville Hansford. Left with fond and loving memories are her daughter Courtney Benoit

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Mildred Quilty

October 21, 1925 to September 26, 2016

It is with heavy hearts but many wonderful memories that the family of Mildred Quilty (nee Savoury) announce her passing at the palliative care unit on September 26, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by children Ruth Quilty (Victor) and Jim Quilty (Theresa), son in law Louis, daughter in law Barbara Ann, grand-daughter Valerie,

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Thomas Richard Hammond

March 21, 1929 to September 25, 2016

Passed peacefully away on September 25, 2016, at the Leonard A. Miller Center, Thomas Richard Hammond, age 87, in the presence of his loving family, after a long and healthy life. Predeceased by his parents Lucy and Ambrose Hammond, brother Jim, and sisters Violet Bradshaw and Vivian Hammond. Leaving to mourn are his wife Margaret

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Edward Roy Rowsell

December 31, 1924 to September 24, 2016

Rowsell, Edward Roy – Passed away quietly at the Health Sciences Centre on Sunday, September 25th, 2016, age 91 years. He is survived by his wife Beverly Anne, and five nieces and nephews: Brenda, Elizabeth, Gordon, John, and Norma; his great niece Megan; two sisters-in-law: Isobel and Eileen. Edward Roy was born on the South

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Phyllis Elaine Schwerdtfeger

December 28, 1942 to September 24, 2016

Passed peacefully away surrounded by loving family at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital on September 24, 2016, Phyllis Schwerdtfeger, aged 73 years. Predeceased by her soulmate George Upshall; father Harry Dwyer and brother Roy Dwyer. Leaving behind with fond and loving memories her children Susan Kearley (Shawn) and Tony (Robyn); grandchildren Evan and Megan Kearley, Katie

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Vincent Reginald Taylor

February 18, 1926 to September 23, 2016

Passed peacefully away at the DVA Pavilion, on September 23rd, 2016, Vincent Reginald Taylor, aged 90 years. Predeceased by his wife Ruby Cavell Taylor (2013), mother Maria Grandy Taylor, father Jacob Esau Taylor, sisters Kathleen Taylor, Mary Anderson (husband Louis), and Helena King (husband Charlie). Leaving to mourn daughters Janet (Alec) Patch, and Linda Woolridge;

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