Month: March 2018

Gertrude Somerton

March 12, 1930 to March 30, 2018

It is with great love and deep sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother. Predeceased by her loving husband Edmund, her parents Louise and Ruben Somerton, son Edmund, sister Madge McDonald, brother Austin Somerton, sister in-law Matilda Someton. She will be deeply missed by her daughters Holly and Bernadette and son Gary

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Martine Jeanine (Durand) Robinson

April 22, 1950 to March 28, 2018

  A loving mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, Martine passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family after a hard-fought battle against Multiple System Atrophy. Her courage, strength of character, and generosity throughout her struggle with this illness was typical of her personality. Pre-deceased by her loving parents Roger and Hélène Durand and husband Grenville Robinson, she

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Ethel Mae Martin (nee Short)

August 3, 1949 to March 26, 2018

Ethel Mae Martin (nee Short), age 68, passed away at the Health Science Centre in St. John’s after a long (but too short) battle with cancer. Her love of family and faith in God supported her through her struggles and gave her peace. A remarkable mother, sister, daughter, grandmother, aunt, friend, and wife, Ethel was

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Linda Marie Snow (nee McGrath)

March 3, 1949 to March 29, 2018

Passed away peacefully early Thursday, March 29 in the presence of family.  Predeceased by husband Kevin, son Jason, parents Violet and Osbourne McGrath., sister Anne Marie Young, and brother Edgar.  Leaving with fond and loving memories: daughter Dionne Snow (James Davis), grandchildren Molly and Owen, son Sheldon Snow (Danielle), granddaughter Brooke, sisters Sylvia McGrath, Sharon

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Selma Maxine Perry (Tooton)

July 28, 1919 to March 29, 2018

It is with great love, respect and deep sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother. Predeceased by her loving husband Eric, her parents Anthony and Minnie Tooton, brother Frank and great grandson Rory. Selma will be greatly missed by her daughters Karen Walsh (Aiden), Linda Lush (Michael) and sons Robert and Tony

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Eric Joseph Edwards

March 25, 1932 to March 22, 2018

Eric Joseph Edwards, age 85, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on March 22, 2018. He was born in Lawn, Newfoundland, and was the son of the late Archibald and Mildred (Conners) Edwards. He is remembered by his loving wife of 63 years Lenora (Brockerville), his seven children – Judi, Roma, Rick

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Rose Margaret Clift

March 23, 2018

Passed away peacefully at the Health Science Center, Rose Clift, 90 years young. Predeceased by the love of her life John Shannon Clift (2008); her parents Jack and Mercedes Field; brothers and sisters Ralph, Hubert, Hal, Mary, Madge, Alice and Joan, in laws Shannon and Kathleen Clift. Leaving to mourn her children Sharon Clift, Tom

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Ron Hammond

March 19, 2018

God took Ron from the arms of his wife and best friend of 53 years, Marguerite (Dicks) Hammond, and placed him in the arms of his Mom in heaven. Born in Lance Cove, Wabana, to Nora and Jim Hammond. Predeceased by his Mom and Dad, Aunt Kate and Uncle Mat Farrell (Bell Island), parents-in-law John

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Thomas Whalen

November 20, 2015

Passed away suddenly on Friday, November 20, 2015, Thomas Whalen of St. Thomas Line, aged 64. Predeceased by his ex-wife Gwendolyn Harvey, his parents Paul and Eileen Whalen, and his brothers Leo (Sandra), Paul, Gerard, Pat, and Loyola, brother in law Bert Eddy and nephew Scott Whalen. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories

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James John Whalen

January 6, 2016

Passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 at the Health Science Center, James John Whalen of St. Thomas Line, aged 71. Predeceased by his parents Paul and Eileen Whalen; brothers Tom, Leo (Sandra), Paul, Gerard, Pat, and Loyola; brother-in-law Bert Eddy; and nephew Scott Whelan. Leaving to mourn his dedicated daughter Leona (Neil) Parsons;

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