Faith Colley

February 18, 1923 to June 8, 2019


Passed peacefully away at Saint Luke’s Homes, St. John’s, on June 8, 2019, in her 97th year, Faith Colley, formerly of Port-aux-Basques and Woody Point, Bonne Bay.  Faith leaves to give thanks for her long and healthy life her daughter Lorna, son-in-law Melvin (Crewe) and grandson Stephen of St. John’s.  She is survived by her brother Joseph Hatcher of Deer Lake, nieces and nephews of the Hatcher and Colley families, and a wide circle of friends and relatives.  Faith was predeceased by her husband Austin (Aut) Colley of Port-aux-Basques; her father and mother, Joseph and Annie (Payne) Hatcher of Woody Point; brothers George, Wallace, Thomas, Eric and Hilary; sisters Hazel, Alice, Edna and Florence; and members of the Hatcher, Payne and Colley families.  Cremation has taken place under the direction of Carnell’s Funeral Home, St. John’s, with inurnment at St. James Cemetery, Barachois Hill, Port-aux-Basques on a later date.  Donations in her memory may be made to St. James Anglican Church, P.O. Box 178, Port-aux-Basques, NL A0M 1C0.

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Lorna, sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom..Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time

Sorry for the loss of your mother and grandmother. As a young boy, growing up in Channel, I remember going to the old Clement household that Ambrose Colley owned for a birthday party for Robert Martin.

Sorry to hear of Faiths passing have many good memories of her and your dad God bless

Lorna, Melvin and Stephen. We have very fond memories of your wonderful mother and we know she will certainly be missed. Our sincere condolences on her passing .

Lorna, I’m so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I am thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.

Mel and Lorna so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Just know that she’s smiling down on you all letting you know she’s in her happy place now. Rick & Sharon🥰 21 Kilmory Place

Mel and Lorna condolence on the passing of your loved one. Remember having little chats with her in the early days of her stay on Kilmory. Place.. May you find comfort in the love and sympathy of friends and family. Harold and Maryanne McGrath, 17 Kilmory Place.

Lorna, sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. You were blessed to have her for such a long time and I know you will miss her dearly. Such a sweet lady.. Warmest thoughts to you, Mel and Stephen
.May God Bless.

Sorry for the loss of your mother Lorna. Remember and cherish your wonderful memories of her forever. My condolences go out to you and your family.

So very sorry to her of your mom’s passing, Lorna. I know she was such a very special part of your life right to the end. Thinking of you and your family.

Lorna, Melvin, and Stephen
So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. Cherish all your wonderful memories.
Cathy and Shawn

Lorna, my condolence to you and your family at this time. I remember her from my childhood days.
You are in my thoughts at this time.

Lorna, Melvin and Stephen

Sharon and I wish to send our sincere condolences on your Mother’s passing. I remember her asa kid and adult growng up in Port aux Basques and she was a Lady.

Lorna, Melvin & Stephen,
We are very sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing!
May all of your wonderful memories of her help you through this sad time!
Out thoughts are with you all!
Randy & Jean

Lorna, Melvin, and Stephen So sorry for the loss of your Mom, Nan.. No matter how long we have our Mothers, it is still sad to say goodbye. You were all so good to her. Hugs, Joan and Tom