Doreen Facey aged 93 passed peacefully away after a short illness at Kenny’s Pond Retirement Home on January 18th, 2019. Daughter of the late Christopher Bertram and Elsie Grace Dicks. Predeceased by her husband Hugh Gerald and sister Elizabeth and husband Fred Williams. Leaving to celebrate her long, happy, busy and fulfilled life, her family and friends: sister Gwendy Noseworthy (Walter, deceased) (note, Gwendy passed away six hours after Doreen on January 19th 2019), daughter Anthea Donnan (Michael), sons, Christopher (Shirley), Nigel (Sharon Margaret), Nicholas (Sandy) and Timothy (Sharon Ann). Grandchildren: Douglas Facey (Lesley), Hugh Donnan (Valerie), Richard Donnan (Jennifer), Rachael Facey (John Madden), Aaron Facey (Sarah), Jennifer Rideout (Chris), Nicola Clift (Fraser), Christine Facey (Michael), Sarah Facey, and Adam Facey. Also 14 great-grandchildren: Claire, Emmajane, Anthony, Rebecca and Isaac Donnan; Kirill Facey, Lewis, Charlotte, and Charles Madden, Henry, Molly, and Zoey Facey; Sadie and Grace Rideout, cousins Brian and David Edwards, many nieces and nephews in St. John’s and other parts of Canada and England. Also her church family at the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, the FANA Group on First Avenue, and all her friends at Kenny’s Pond Retirement Home. The Family wish to thank Dr. Patrick O’Shea, Dr. Percy Crocker and the staff at Kenny’s Pond Home for their kindness and loving care over the past year and a half.
I AM THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE SAITH THE LORD.
Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Monday, January 21st from 12 noon – 9 pm, and Tuesday, January 22nd from 2 – 9 pm. Funeral service will be held at the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on Wednesday, January 23rd at 11 a.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. No flowers by request. Donations in her memory may be made to the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist Endowment Fund. To send a message of condolence, please visit www.carnells.com
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