Joan Elizabeth White

May 15, 1927 to April 30, 2018


Passed peacefully away on Monday, April 30th, 2018 at Kenny’s Pond Retirement Home, Joan Elizabeth White, in her 91st year. Predeceased by her husband Jack, brother James Shears, sister Mary Loveys and son-in-law Mac Campbell. Leaving to mourn her loving children: Jennifer Murphy (David), Edwina Campbell, Bliss White (Arelene), and Ruth Frizzell (Anthony); loving grandchildren Selena Coles (Barney), Robert Jones (Allyson), Malcolm Campbell (Cathy), Elizabeth Campbell (Robbie), Patrick Campbell (Bill), Jennifer Campbell (Julian), Sarah White and Simon and Oliver Frizzell; great grandchildren: Megan, Caitlin and Summer Jane Coles, Valletta Jones, Sydney Campbell and Casey and Miller Chisolm; sisters: Ella Penney (Frank), Blanche Shears and Pauline Payne; brothers: Floyd Shears (Olga), Tom Shears (Betty), Ben Shears (Georgina) and Johnny Shears (Marie); also many nieces and nephews. Grateful thanks to the outstanding staff of Kenny’s Pond Retirement Home for the loving care and support consistently shown to our “Mom” over the years. Also appreciative thanks to doctors Callahan and O’Shea for Joan’s medical care before and during her time at Kenny’s Pond. Cremation has taken place. A service of remembrance will take place at the Carnell Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Inurnment to follow in Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the SPCA. To send a message of condolence please visit



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Jennifer & Family
Sorry to hear about your mother.
I was very fortunate to have meet your mom & got a chance to go to lunch & shallow water fitness in the past..She was a kind & gentle lady.
My thoughts & prayers are with you at this time
Sincerely Judy Hawkins

Sorry to hear of Aunt Joan’s passing.Thinking of you at this difficult time.Sincerely, Dorcas and Valeri

So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I certainly enjoyed looking after her. She was a lovely lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Liz Callahan

Sorry to hear of Aunt Joan’s passing. I wish I could be there at time, my thoughts are with you all.

Jennifer and the White family,
Sincere sympathy on your Mother’s passing.
As you know, I worked with her at the old hospital in Stephenville many years ago. Such a lovely lady !
My thoughts are with all of you.
Jane Piercey