Mary Rebecca King (nee Squires)

March 20, 1922 to May 6, 2020


Today we lost our precious loving Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother.  Predeceased by her husband William James and newborn son William James Jr., mother Dora and father John Squires of St. Philips.  Left to mourn is daughter Winnifred (Tom), son Arthur (Bernice); grandchildren Douglas (Valerie), Lawrence (Kim), Angela (Steve); great-grandchildren Brady, Alyxandra, Adrianna, Zackery and Sophia; sister Lorraine Rowe and many nieces and nephews,  particularly Lorraine and Maria.  Thank you to the caring staff at Glenbrook Lodge and North Pond Manor and to special friends Debbie Powers, Flora Fowler, Carole Lorenzen and Ivan Burry.  There was nothing more important to her than her children and grandchildren.  She lived for all of us and she will be forever in our Hearts.


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The Family of the late Mary King,
Our sincere condolences in the loss of your dear Mother and Grandmother, Mary, and the loss of your loved one, Arthur. Mother and Son have now completed their earthly journey and now in peace rest from their labours. Come now to your heavenly kingdom prepared for you from the beginning of the world. “Rest in Peace” God Bless.
John and Cynthia

We are deeply saddened to learn of Nanny King’s passing. Deepest condolences to the family at this difficult time.

We are so sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. We remember her from years ago at North Pond Manor when she was a roommate of my mother Maisie. She was one of the sweetest women we ever met. Every year we would look forward to seeing her birthday picture on the news. Our sympathy to the family.

I am sorry to hear of Marys Passing She was a real good friend to me when i had the chip shop she wouid call me to get her some fries and when she came over she would bring me over some tea Buns RIP MARY

In fond and loving memory of a dear sweet lady. Our sincere sympathy to all her family.

Dear Winnie,
I am very sorry to hear of your mother’s passing.
I remember her as a kind and gentle soul who always
had a smile for everyone..
Also, my patents, Eli and Clara always thought highly of her.
I just heard of Arthur’ s passing and I send my deepest sympathy to you at this very sad time..
My thoughts are with you,
Cheryl Downer (Squires)

Sending condolences to your family..

Deepest condolences to all the family especially Angela, Bernice and Winnie. I last saw Mary at North Pond when I would go to see my Aunt Margaret when Briar and I would be home for a visit. I guess time is passing. She was such a good friend to my nan and she holds a special place in all our hearts. #lovelivesforever . So many nice memories.

My condolences to you all. Mary was a sweetheart we were only to happy to take care of her at North Pond. We were so sad when she left our home, she was missed. May she rest peacefully.

Winnie and Tom, our deepest sympathies to you on losing your dear Mom. I used to talk to her a lot while she was at Torbay home, although her hearing loss made it difficult for her. But I would manage to get through to her. She was a dear lady and you are so blest to have had her so long. God bless you both, in this particularly difficult time, especially with all the Covid restrictions. Keep safe

Aunt Bernice & family, we are sadden to hear about the passing of Mrs. King.. She was a very kind and sweet lady. Our condolences to you all at this difficult time.

To all the King Family,
Please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your dear mother . She was a wonderful woman.We are so sorry to not be able to express our sympathy in person.
Gordon & Eileen MacNab

Our condolences to members of the KIng family and to add to their grief I understand that her son Art passed away last night. Special condolence then to Bernice and Angela .

So very sorry for your loss.
Mrs. King was an important part of my childhood at the Powers home, and she will be deeply missed. Many great memories of this beautiful woman

To Winnie and all of our Family. My deepest condolences to you at this sad and difficult time. Aunt Mary will certainly be missed. A lovely Lady with a Beautiful Smile!
Maria Squires

Winnie,we are so sorry for your loss.Thinking of you and her family right now..May she Rest In Peace.

Winnie, Bernice and all of Mary’s Family,I was so sorry to hear of Mary’s passing, she was a beautiful ,kind lady’I had the pleasure of meeting her while she was a resident at North Pond, she will be dearly missed,I am sure, may she Rest In Peace❤️

Winnie, Sending my deepest condolences on the passing of your Mom. Thinking of you at this difficult time.

Rest in peace sweet lady. She was a sweet lady i enjoyed looking after her at north pond manor

My deepest sympathy is extended to Arthur and Winnie and all the King family. Your Mother was a very kind and gentle person who always had a friendly smile and never forgot anyone. She will be missed. RIP Mary.

My deepest condolences on the passing of this beautiful lady. It was always a pleasure to talk to her , she always looked forward to your visits .May she Rest In Peace and rise with God in his glory

To all of Aunt Mary’s Family. So sorry to hear of your precious Mom’s passing. She was always like an angel. May God bless all of you at this very sad and difficult time..

My sincere condolences on the passing of Mrs King. Thoughts and prayers to your family.

Mary was a sweet angel ,the first resdient I had the privilige to care for.She always made me smile by her sweet words ,,always called me and co workers Darling .my deepest condolances Winnie to you and you family .Heaven has recieve a true angel and she will be missed dearly .

The Family of Aunt Mary:
Deepest Sympathy to all of Aunt Mary”s family. She was a joy to be around. She shared lots of stories with me. I will always remember her.

Art, Bernice, Doug, Larry, Angela and families. My sincere sympathy to you all at this difficult time. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Such a darling. I’ll think of her often.
Heartfelt condolences to all the family. She certainly loved you all. Sending you all the love to help you through this difficult time.

So sorry to learn of Great Aunt Marys passing….she was so much like Pop…..condolences to you all ….RIP

The Family of The Late Mary King.
Sincere Condolences at this difficult time, you are in my thoughts and prayers.
RIP Mary you were a Beautiful Lady.
All God’s Blessings.

God bless you all. We loved Aunt Mary, she was a tender soul.

So very sorry for your loss. A sweet lady. Thinking of you all at this most difficult time.

Condolences to all the family such a sweet woman

Love and sympathy to family members and friends of Aunt Mary King. God bless her soul. Rest in peace from the Tucker family, Mandy, Mac, Greg, Boyd, Brian, Darlene and Donna and their families!

Doug,Valerie and all the King family we were very sorry to hear of your Nan passing.May she rest in peace.♥️

Dear Winnie and Tom:
Just saw the announcement of your mother’s passing. I know it must be terribly difficult for you, and made all the more so by these Covid 19 times. Our hearts go out to you both. Love, Kay and Axel, Torbay

I was so sad when I heard of Mary passing away she told me once there is a time for all of us .I am very happy that I had the pleasure of meeting this wonderful woman she made a difference I worked at North Pond doing night shift with Maxine and Tanya for a few years and I always enjoyed having a little chat with Mary She truly was a gentle soul . May God Bless and keep her.

God love her. Such a quiet and sweet woman. My sincere condolences to all her family, whom she treasured and loved dearly. It’s always very difficult to lose someone we liove so much,. The current situation in our world makes it even more so. God Bless you all.

So sorry to hear , May she rest in peace. Always thought a lot of her

Bernice and Family, so very sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

The King Family:
So saddened to hear about Mary’s passing. I remember vividly visiting her with my mom when I was a child. We were always offered a cup of tea, which I always hoped mom would accept because I wanted Mary’s cookies. Please accept my deepest condolences. My prayers and thoughts are with you all as you go through this difficult time. RIP.

Our Deepest Sympathy to all of Mary’s family. I have a lot of great memories of Mary when I Iived across the road from her on the Old Broad Cove Road many years ago.. Mary was a Wonderful Woman. May She Rest In Peace.

Hello Winnie💕, I’ve thought of your mom fondly, many times over the years! She was a warm smile and a friendly hello to us when we lived on the pond. I’m sorry for your loss and extend a warm wish for you and your family
Deanna Houston

Our sincere condolences to Winnie and the entire family.
We shared many pleasant and wonderful moments with Mrs. King. She will be forever in our hearts.

Bernice and Family,
Sorry to hear of Mrs. King,’s passing.
Please accept our deepest sympathy and prayers.
We are thinking of you at this time but will be unable to see you because of the situation we find ourselves in.
Bless you at this time