Lillian Joan Nugent

March 4, 1934 to September 3, 2019


It is with great sadness that the Family of Joan Nugent announces her passing on September 3rd, 2019 aged 85 years, a kind and gentle woman who dearly loved her family and friends, and was adored by all who knew her.  She had a soft spot in her heart for all animals, especially her pets.

Joan is predeceased by her lovingly remembered husband Eric.  She leaves behind eight children:  Bob (Vikki), Joanne (Ed), Trudy (Ron), Eric (Dianne), Chris (Rose), Tina (Rod), Wendy (Dave) and Terry (Kim).  Also grandchildren: Terry, Janine, Jillian, Laura, Maria, Josh, Ryan, Deanne, Gavin, Amanda, Janel and Christina; great grandchildren: Victoria, Liam, Lindsay, Abby, Allison, Samantha, Avery and Grayson. Also left to mourn her best friend and sister Carol Burke (Norbert), a special friend and partner Kevin Dunn, Donna Pomeroy (Ron), Effie Wiseman, Dorothy Kearney and many others too numerous to mention.

Heartfelt thanks for the special care received from Dr. Stefanelli and Dr. H. Bannister, the doctors and staff of St. Clare’s Hospital and the wonderful supportive staff at Meadow Creek Retirement Center.  Many thanks to friends and family who have visited Joan, provided food and comfort and paid respects at Carnell’s Funeral Home. If memories bring us closer we are never far apart for you are always in our thoughts and forever in our hearts.

Relatives and friends may visit the family at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday, September 5, 2019 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 pm.  Funeral Service will take place from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 12 noon.  Interment will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.  Donations in her memory may be made to the Parkinson Society NL or to the SPCA.



2-4 p.m. on September 5, 2019

7-9 p.m. on September 5, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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12:00pm, Friday September 6th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.


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To the Nugent family –
I’m sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. My condolences to all of you.
Heather Ryan (Fox)

Bob, Vikki and the Nugent family. Our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time

To The Nugent Family
So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Our condolences to you all. RIP Mrs. Nugent.

She is gone but will never be forgotten. Godspeed.
Sorry I am out of town and missed the wake.
Brenda Lacey

To Terry and Kim and the Nugent family:
Heartfelt sympathy is extended to you and your family. It should give you comfort to know that you gave her all the love and care possible and that your friends share your sorrow.

Wendy & family I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom, may she RIP.

To the Nugent family:

So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Hold on tight to all the wonderful memories you have of her. May her gentle soul Rest In Peace.

Take care,

Judie (Morgan) Butler

I am so sorry to hear of your moms passing. I remember her as one sweet lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you today.

Wendy, Dave and Wendy’s family our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your Mother. Your Mother was blessed with a wonderful attentive and caring family no doubt she knew that. God bless all.

Tina, Wendy, Joanne and family,
Sincere condolences on your Mom’s passing . Over the years I had the pleasure of seeing you Mom at various get togethers . My first impression of your MomI when I met her many years ago at her home on Whiteway, was that I was meeting a very kind and sweet person. She radiated warmth in her smile and always made you feel welcome. at her home or at the cabin. Treasure all the wonderful memories. .Love and Hugs Vicki and Francis Barnes

Joanne, So sorry to hear of your mothers” passing. She was a good friend to me at MeadowCreek. She will be missed.
Eva Blakey

Joanne and Tina,

We are so sorry to hear of your dear mother’s passing.
The many beautiful memories you have of her will bring you comfort during this time. Our sincere condolences.

To Wendy , Dave and. Family We were so saddened to hear of the passing of ur beautiful mother . Although I never met ur mom I felt I like we did thru the lovely stories and pics that u told of ur mom over the years . She was a mom that was well loved and cared about . Your memories are many keep they close to ur heart and help guide u through this difficult time . Our condolences Sharon and family

To Tina and Family.
Please accept our heartfelt condolences on your Mom’s passing. We are thinking of you in your time of sadness.
Shirley and Fred Saunders

To the Nugent family,
Please accept our heartfelt condolences on Joan’s passing. She will be remembered as one of the kindest people that we had to pleasure of knowing. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Marilyn Nugent Morgan
Eleanor Nugent Weinmann

Thinking of my grandmother and family during this difficult time, Aunt Jone will be greatly missed but never forgotten♡
Love Kathleen & Michael

Bob, Vikki and the Nugent family, You are in our thoughts as you grieve the passing of your mother. May her memories remain with you forever and keep a smile on your face. Our condolences on your loss.

Bob, Joanne, Trudy, Rick, Tina , Chris Wendy,Terry and families….I was saddened to hear of aunt joan’s passing, although thankful that she is no longer suffering.Im sure that she is in a better place and resting peacefully!Treasure your memories and im sure that there are lots of good ones!!She was a good woman , she will be missed!!hugs cousin karon

The Nugent Family,
So sorry to hear of Aunt Joan’s passing. Thinking of you all during this very difficult time. R.I.P. Aunt Joan

Wendy and family,
So saddened we are by the passing of your dear mother, she was a friend to many and a wonderful mom to you all. Jo Ann and I remember. our visit to her cottage when Jack was just a baby. She sure gave us a wonderful afternoon. We are so glad to have had the pleasure to know her.
Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during the difficult times ahead..
May our Blessed Father sustain you and your siblings..
Love to you all,
Mike, Jo Ann, Jack, Luke, and Nana.

Door sorry for you loss, Joan was a beautiful lady

Valerie Sullivan

Carol .Norbert and Family ,
Deepest condolences on the passing of your sister. Your many memories will confort you in the days ahead . God Bless , Maxine Wentzell

Terry , Kim and the Nugent family- Very sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. I have fond memories of her taking care of us many years ago on Whiteway Street. Cherish the wonderful memories at this difficult time.

Dear Wendy and Family
We are so sad to hear about your moms passing. She was an amazing mom and just a beautiful lady.
Know that we number among many who care.
With love
Anne and Charlie Richardson