Squires, Nina Ethel (nee Tucker) – March 29th, 1937 – June 15th, 2016 – It is with broken hearts and such great sadness we announce the passing of a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Nina Ethel Squires (nee Tucker), age 79 years. Predeceased by her son Gerry in 1991; her mother and father Fred and Mary Tucker; sister Olga Dooley; brothers, Reg , Beattie and Don Tucker; sister in law Edith; brother in law Gordon; nephews, Len Tucker, Gary Tucker, Lloyd and Peter Mercer, Barry Squires. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 61 years, Gerald; loving mother of her two daughters: Elaine Marshall and Joanne (Jake) Jones; proud grandmother of Kaley (Andrew) and Melanie; sisters: Mary (Jim) Whitten and Eleanor (Ron) Martin; brother, Fred (Linda) Tucker; sisters-in-law: Millie Tucker and Mary Squires; brother-in-law Leonard Dooley; her special and beautiful dog, Maggie; also a large circle of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Carmel Collins L.P.N., she was great support for “Mom” during the six days that she was at the Palliative Care Unit. And to the rest of the wonderful nurses, including the doctors who provided great care and support to the family, also a Thank you to Corrine Humby, Nurse Navigator. Thank you to our beautiful Eleanor Martin for being there for “Mom” with nightly prayers and support to all the family. Nina had a great love for life. She was honest and sincere with everyone she knew. She loved her family with all her heart and was loved by all who knew her. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 18th and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, June 19th. Funeral service will be held on Monday, June 20th, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. from St. Philip’s Anglican Church. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, St. Philip’s. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to the St. Philip’s Anglican Church. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com.
Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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The Anglican Parish of St. Philip
20 Coady's Road, Portugal Cove – St. Philip's, NL.
Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, St. Philip’s.