Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family, Phyllis Janes. Predeceased by her husband and soulmate Jack (2007); her parents Robert & Margaret (White) Whitten; sister Mildred Thorne (& husband Ed & niece Lynn); brothers Clyde; Jack (& wife Edith); and Gordon (& wife Dorothy).
She will be forever loved and remembered by her daughter Candace (Moakler); her husband Sean and granddaughter Lauren, the light of her life. Also leaving to mourn her brother Milton and wife Jean; sister-in-law Agnes; and a large circle of special nieces, nephews and friends.
Phyllis lived a long happy life surrounded by love, joy, family and friends. She was a consummate kind and caring woman who was always concerned about the well-being of those closest to her. She was an avid gardener with an amazing green thumb; a first-class knitter; a legendary Christmas cake maker; a deeply spiritual person; she always had a warm welcoming smile; she thoroughly enjoyed fun and laughter and get-togethers and everyone was welcome in her home! She loved deeply with a true and pure heart.
Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9 from 12 noon to 9:00 p.m. Funeral service on Monday, December 10 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Nicholas Church, Torbay. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in her memory to St. Nicholas Church Building Fund, 13 St. Nicholas Lane, Torbay, and NL, A1K 1B3.
Carnell’s Funeral Home
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St. Nicholas Anglican Church