Month: August 2018

Wesley Martin

July 13, 1927 to August 30, 2018

Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Complex on August 30, 2018, Wesley Martin, of St. John’s, formerly of Hickman’s Harbour, Random Island, age 91 year.  Predeceased by his wife Violet (2016), mother and father Minnie and Willis Martin, and brothers and sisters.  Left with cherished memories are his daughter Marguerite Knight (Garry), son Gary

Full Obituary

Dennis Jonathan Squires

January 13, 1991 to August 29, 2018

Passed away at home on August 29, 2018, Dennis J. Squires, aged 27 years. Predeceased by grandparents Isabelle and Robert Squires, and Cecil Crocker. With broken hearts Dennis will be deeply missed by his parents Ronald and Beverly Squires; sister Lori Letto (Jamie); Uncle D’s little girl, Bella Letto; and grandmother Doreen Crocker; also, a

Full Obituary

Thomas (Tom) Joseph Murphy

March 5, 1937 to August 29, 2018

Passed peacefully away at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital surrounded by loving family. Predeceased by parents Dick and Mary Murphy, daughter Janet Murphy and spouse Gloria Murphy. Left to mourn loving and devoted spouse Barbara Baird; children Andrea Kavanagh (Denis), Thomas Murphy (Roxanne), Rosemary Murphy, Suzanne Murphy (Crystal) and Cathy Bailey (Vic); brothers Dee (Bette) Murphy;

Full Obituary

Barnes, Hector

August 19, 1927 to August 28, 2018

Hector Barnes, aged 91 years, passed peacefully away on August 28, to join his loving wife Emily (1998), dear friends Betty French and Nev Janes, brother Clifford, sisters Valda, Ada, Ruby and Joyce, and mother and father Hilda and Nathan.  Leaving to mourn, his two daughters Sharon (Brian) and Paula; five grandchildren Alyssa, Victoria, Allan,

Full Obituary

Adela Mary McCarthy

November 5, 1935 to August 24, 2018

Passed peacefully away at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital on August 24, 2018. Predeceased by mother Mary Bridget Clarke, father John J. Mitchell, sons Patrick John McCarthy and Michael Joseph McCarthy. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 62 years Maurice McCarthy, daughters Mary Byrde (Ray), Jenny Fizzard (Charles), Frances Hynes (Michael), Madonna McCarthy (Kevin), Catherine

Full Obituary

Mary Gloria Thorne

February 20, 1942 to August 22, 2018

Passed peacefully away surrounded by family on August 22, 2018 at the age of 76.  Predeceased by her parents Alfred and Eva (Gertie) Field of Torbay and husband Robert Malcolm Thorne of Torbay.  Left with loving memories daughters Teena Hartman (Stephen) of New Brunswick and Tanya Russell (Kirk) of Torbay; precious grandchildren William Hartman (11

Full Obituary

Hugh Westcott

December 11, 1948 to August 20, 2018

Passed away suddenly at his residence Monday, August 20, 2018 at the age of 69.  Predeceased by his father George Westcott, mother Ann Westcott, brother Michael Westcott, sister Clare Ann Sheehan and Marie Westcott.  Leaving to mourn his sad loss, his common law partner of 26 years, Gertrude Holwell, sister-in-law Barbara Greeley, brothers-in-law Jim Brewer,

Full Obituary

Meech Kean

August 18, 2018

Died suddenly and unexpectedly on 18 August 2018. Forever loved by Mom, Dad, and Sister Jaymee and a large circle of family and friends. Memorial reception at The Elks Club, 3 Carpasian Road, from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday 25 August 2018.

Full Obituary

Mary Miskell

August 14, 2018

Passed away Tuesday, August 14th, Mary Miskell (nee Murphy), age 81 years. Predeceased by husband John Miskell, first husband Frank, brother and sister-in-law William and Hilda Murphy, and son-in-law Jim Thistle. Leaving to mourn daughter Barbara Thistle, grandchildren Michael and Rachel Thistle, and their brother Paul Thistle, and many dear friends and relatives. Resting at

Full Obituary

Kevin William Jones

November 6, 1931 to August 20, 2018

Kevin William Jones aged 86, born 1931(St John’s) and passed peacefully away August 20, 2018, at Glenbrook Lodge, surrounded by family. He was predeceased by his wife Mary; daughter Gladys Maddigan and brothers Walter and Reg. Leaving to mourn his son, Dr Gordon Jones (Allynne), of Palm Coast, Florida, Phyllis Fowler (Dennis) and Beverly Hanlon.

Full Obituary