Marie Kearney (nee Kelly)

July 11, 1925 to July 4, 2020


Passed away peacefully at Chancellor Park in St. John’s NL, on July 4, 2020, one week before her 95th birthday, Marie Kearney (nee Kelly).  Born in Harbour Grace, NL on July 11, 1925 to Ellen (nee Dunn) and Peter Kelly.  Predeceased by her husband, Raymond T (d. March 3, 1991); sister Eileen Kelly; sister and brother-in-law Margaret and Joseph Reynolds and brother-in-law Kevin Reynolds.  Leaving to mourn her daughter Ramona Kearney of Edmonton, son Gary Kearney (Kathy) of Corner Brook, daughter Catherine Kearney of Belleville and daughter Colleen (Quenton) of Portugal Cove-St. Philips; grandchildren Madeleine and Dennis Goulden; Heather, Harrison and Liam Doyle; Grace and Rachael Currie; Jamie-Lee Cormier (Brad) and their sons Nathan and Noah; and sister, Kay Reynolds of Harbour Grace.

Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John’s.  Due to covid-19 restrictions, visitation and funeral numbers are limited.  Visitation is scheduled for Monday, July 6 from 5-6 p.m. and 6:30-7:30 p.m.   Funeral to be held at Holy Trinity Church in Torbay on Tuesday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery on Topsail Road, Mt. Pearl.  Livestreaming of the funeral service will be available on the Facebook page for Holy Trinity, St. Agnes’, & St. Michael’s Parishes.  If you would like to attend the visitation or the funeral, please contact Colleen Kearney or Quenton Currie.  Donations in Marie’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.






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To Colleen and family

So sorry to hear the passing of your Mom. God has called another Angel home. Celebrate her life and not her death. R.I.P. Marie

With our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mom. We have many fond memories of her and your dad with all you “little ones” from your earliest days on Portugal Cove Rd. God bless you all. God Speed Mrs. Kearney
The Kearsey Family

My sincere condolences to you on the loss of your Mom.You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time.

Gary Gladney

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Marie ,I was a worker of Chancellor Park,,she was such a sweet lovely lady and I had the pleasure to care for her. Marie and I have had many of chats , laughs together and I have many of memories to cherish .

With sadness, we pass along our condolences to Kate and the Kearney family.


Our sincerest condolences on the passing of your mother. Our thoughts are with you and your family.

Kearney family our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Amen Marie

Coleen my sincere CONDOLENCES on your Mothers passing. Will Ad her to my Daily Mass.Prayers.

Sending condolences to the family,may God rest her soul.

Coleen,Quenton,Grace &Rachael we were so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. She was such a lovely,gentle woman. She was always smiling and we are sure you all have many wonderful memories that will help you during this very difficult time. It is never easy to lose your mom no matter how long she lived, it never seems long enough. We will keep her and all of you in our prayers. God bless

Rayanne (and family). I was so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Colleen, Quenton and family, we were so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing! Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. We appreciated the opportunity to rent her apartment years ago and found her to be a lovely lady ! Losing a mom is never easy on family, may your precious memories be a comfort to you ! And may the peace of God cover you!
Maynard & Minnie King

To the Kearney Family
Our heartfelt condolences on the passing of dear Aunt Marie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May She Rest in Peace.
Chris & Daphne Hearn

Colleen, Quenton and family, my deepest condolences on the passing of your dear Mother. May her love continue to sweeten every memory of her. Peace to each of you in the midst of your sadness.

To the Kearney family our deepest condolences on the passing of Aunt Marie our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time

So sorry to hear about your loss. I hope you find joy in the memories of the long life she lived. Take care of yourself and those around you.

Love, Dan & Brenda

Gary and family,
Thoughts and condolences to all at this time.

Karen Peddle

Gary and all the Kearney Family,

Thoughts, prayers and condolences to you all at this sad time. Stay safe.
Joan Peddle

Colleen and Family.

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. May wonderful memories from the past give you strength for the future. God Bless

Quenton Sr. and Norma Currie and Family

Gary & Kathy,
Our deepest sympathies to you and your family on your mom’s passing.

Sorry to hear of your loss. Thoughts and prayers to all the family. It’s such a difficult time to say goodbye. Delight in past memories!

Colleen and Family,
Heartfelt condolences on the passing of your beloved mother, mother-in-law, and grandmother. May your precious memories bring you some peace and comfort at this most difficult time. I will keep all of you in my thoughts and prayers.
Paula Redmond

Colleen so sorry to hear of your Moms passing. My deepest condolences to you and all the Kearney family. I knew your Mom from Roncalli Church

So sad to read of Marie’s passing . I knew her from Chancellor Park and she was a sweet lady , her love of her family was evident in speaking with her . I will miss seeing her there when I visit . Condolences to all the family.

I am so sorry to have received this news. Marie was a very sweet lady. She will be missed by everyone she has met.