Bessie Pearlean (nee Rowe) Bennett
In the presence of her loving family at the Health Science Complex at 7am on January 18th 2017, Heaven embraced our beautiful Angel. Our Mother, guided by Angels was reunited with her soulmate, our Dad. With her loving smile and familiar “I Love You” with a wave, she was off to new adventures; finished with her earthly journey.
At the age of 94, predeceased by her loving husband Fredrick, her parents Jane & Charles Rowe, her husband’s parents William & Suzanah Bennett, sisters Cassie Wiggins (Cameron), Mariah Butt (Ron), and Stella Rowe, and grandsons Dwayne Lundrigan & Morris Smith. Also her special friends Effie Whiteway, Doris Cumby and Louise Dyke.
Leaving to mourn with broken hearts are her daughters Joan Lundrigan (Fen), Susan Mina Gosse (Max Mitchell, deceased), Grace Parrott (Tom), and special daughter & caregiver Stella Dyke (Job); sister Jessie Lachovich (Art); brother Hubert Rowe (Margaret), granddaughters Darlene Ryan (Neil); Debbie Lundrigan; Karen Higdon (Judy); Angela Gosse; Juanita Phillips; Nancy Gosse (Lisa); Teena Spurrell (Michael); Corina White (Clifford); and Joella Dyke (Cory Monk), grandsons David Lundrigan (Jeanette); Keith Gosse; Roger Gosse (Shannon); 22 great grandchildren, 6 great great grandchildren and many nieces & nephews. Also her dedicated and special caregiver Grace Nurse, and special loving friends Cavell Smith, Lorraine Kent & Margaret Seaward, not to mention her huge circle of other relatives and friends.
Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home; 329 Freshwater Road St. John’s. Visitation will take place on Sunday January 22nd from 7-9pm and Monday January 23rd from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
Funeral Service will take place from the Chapel of St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church; Craigmiller Avenue St. John’s on Tuesday January 24th at 10am. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery on Kenmount Road.
Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Anglican Cemetery Committee (St. John’s & Mount Pearl), St. Mary the Virgin Church, or the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 39 Dildo NL A0B 1P0 c/o Levi Hollett; in Memory of Bessie Bennett & her father Charles Rowe (Legion).
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Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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