Passed peacefully away surrounded by family at the Health Sciences Centre, on August 18, 2018, William Uriah (Roy) Dicks, aged 82 years.
Predeceased by parents Uriah and Frances Dicks; brother Frank Dicks; grandson Christian Dicks; parents in-law Josephine and John Peterson, and brothers in-law Barry Peterson and Anthony Peterson.
Leaving to mourn his loving wife Marie of 58 years; children Gary (Linda), Craig (Elizabeth) and Allison Adams (Paul); grandchildren Brandon (Alycia), Kirsten, Coady, Alisha, Kalen (Rebecca), Matthew Adams and Nicholas Adams; great-grandchildren Christian and Ava; brother Thomas Dicks (Jean); brothers in-law Sterling (Yvonne), Glen (Teresa) and Roy (Paula); sisters in-law Susie (George) Winter and Goldie (Roy) Adam; as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Thank you to the doctors and nurses at 5 South A at the Health Sciences Centre, as well as Rev. Amanda Taylor for their care and support.
Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Monday, August 20 from 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, August 21 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.; and Wednesday, August 22 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon. Funeral service will be held from St. Lawrence Anglican Church, Portugal Cove, on Wednesday, August 22 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Bauline Line Ext.
Roy was a Marine Engineer with Marine Atlantic, who retired June, 1995. He was an active member of the St. Lawrence Anglican Church, and served as warden, as well as many other positions. The church was a huge part of his life and he took pride in being a part of the church community.
Flowers gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Roy’s memory to The St. Lawrence Anglican Church.
Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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