Rendell Hayward Vokey

August 9, 1937 to April 3, 2019

Obituary

Passed peacefully away at the St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, in the presence of his loving family, Rendell Hayward Vokey, aged 81 years. Predeceased by parents Stanley and Edith Vokey; sisters Evelyn (John), Viola (Lloyd) and Ruby; brothers Ernest and Gordon (Muriel). Leaving to mourn Mary, his loving wife of 54 years; his children Valerie (Richard), Ken (Cathy) and Sharon (Adam); as well as his grandchildren Jennifer (Chris), Matthew, Evan, Erica, Emily and Olivia; sisters and sister-in-law Julie (Frank, deceased), Shirley (Merrill, deceased), Rowena (Danny) and Gladys; brothers and brother-in-law Calvin (Bertha) and George; as well as a large circle of extended family and friends. Many thanks to the St. Clare Intensive Care Unit and special thanks to Dr. Genge and her staff.  The family would like to extend special thanks to Dr. D. Chaulk and Dr. B. Sussex. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John’s, on Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service will be held from Holy Family Parish, Paradise, on Monday, April 8 at 10 a.m.  Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association.

 

“We hold you close within our hearts, and there you will remain. To walk with us throughout our lives until we meet again.”

Schedule

Visitations

2-4 p.m. on April 6, 2019

7-9 p.m. on April 6, 2019

2-4 p.m. on April 7, 2019

7-9 p.m. on April 7, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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funeral

10:00am, Monday April 8th

Holy Family Parish, 69 St. Thomas Line, Paradise


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So sorry to hear of Uncle Rendell’s passing. Our sincere condolences.

Mary so sorry to hear of Rendells passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this sad time. May you find comfort in your memories and each other.

Caring the this fine gentleman over the years was a privilege.He was such a kind and appreciative man. that always have a smile for everyone and put his best foot forward even in the hard times. RIP Mr. Vokey and my sincere condolences to the family

Mary so sad to hear of Rendell passing, our condolences to you and your family, Tom and Lillian Sharpe.

Sincere condolences on the loss of Mr. Vokey , may he rest in peace.

Mary so sad to hear that Rendell passed . Jerome & Donna Lawlor .

Mary,
So very sad to hear of Rendell’s passing. – we will cherish the fond memories from earlier days.

Condolences to you and your family. May you each benefit from the comfort and support of family and friends.

Mary,
So very sad to hear of Rendell’s passing. – we will cherish the fond memories from earlier days.

Condolences to you and your family. May you each benefit from the comfort and support of family and friends.

Cathy.

So sorry to hear of your family’s loss. My condolences to you and your family.

So sorry to hear of Mr. Vokey’s passing. He will be missed. Condolences to the whole family, you are in my thoughts and prayers!