Month: September 2016

Wallace Cobb

July 4, 1942 to September 16, 2016

  Beloved youngest son of the late George Edgar and Frances (Gibbons) Cobb. Predeceased by his brother George (2015) and his sister Margaret (1983). Leaving to mourn brothers Bill (Langley, BC), and Lewis (Fredericton, NB); cousin Elizabeth Scammell-Reynolds (St. John’s) and their families; niece Karen Cobb (Toronto, ON) and other family members and friends, especially

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Florence Stanley

March 19, 1918 to September 15, 2016

Passed peacefully away on Thursday, September 15th, 2016 at Agnes Pratt in the presence of her loving and devoted family, at the age of 98 years. Predeceased by her husband John (Jack); infant son Bill; son in law Jim Finn; brothers Maxwell (Kathleen) Charles, Ben; sisters Lizzie (Albert Boyles), and Carrie (Will Stanley). Florence will

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Clare Patricia Russell (nee Sharpe)

May 5, 1925 to September 14, 2016

Died peacefully at home in her 92nd year.  Predeceased by her father Dr. Edward Leo Sharpe, mother Ellen (Nellie) Bishop, sisters Zita Sharpe and Eleanor Blair and brothers, Duncan Sharpe and Dr. Edward Sharpe. Left with fond and loving memories her husband Paul.  Also leaving to mourn her sisters Geraldine (Jill) Parker, Irene Normandain and

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Angela Cantwell – Peters (nee Withers)

September 9, 2016

“Perhaps they are not stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are happy” – Inuit mythology   It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that we announce the loss of Angela Cantwell-Peters, who passed away peacefully in Windsor, ON on September 9, 2016

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Rev. Canon Edgar Bertram Cheeseman

July 16, 1927 to September 10, 2016

Passed peacefully away on September 10th, 2016, at the Leonard A. Miller Center, Rev. Canon Edgar Bertram Cheeseman, age 89, in the presence of his loving family, after a long and healthy life. Predeceased by his parents Alma and Jacob Cheeseman, and brother in law Graham Bursey. Leaving to mourn his wife Elizabeth Dawn, daughter

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Kathleen Keturah Earle

November 9, 1920 to September 11, 2016

Passed peacefully away on September 11, 2016, at age 95.   Kathleen was born in Trinity East, on November 9, 1920 to Conrad Trelawney and Emma (Rideout) Fitz-Gerald.  She was the last surviving member of her family of six, and is predeceased by Conradine, Geraldine, Doreen, Reginald and Conrad.  In 1942, she married Leonard C. R.

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Joan Alexandra Bishop (nee Benson)

December 27, 1925 to September 9, 2016

Bishop, Joan Alexandra (nee Benson) – It is with deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing on Friday, September 9th, 2016 of Joan Alexandra Bishop, a beautiful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, surrounded by her devoted family. Predeceased by her husband, Charl, parents, William and Rose Benson, granddaughter, Amanda Bishop and other members of

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Ignatius Joseph Costello

April 29, 1929 to September 10, 2016

Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, on September 10th, 2016, Ignatius J. (Nish) Costello, aged 87, of St. John’s, NL. He was the last surviving child of James and Agnes Costello, of King’s Cove, Bonavista Bay, NL.  Ignatius was a long time employee of the Physical Education Department at Memorial University. Leaving to

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Catherine Evans

February 17, 1943 to September 8, 2016

Catherine (Kate) Evans. Passed peacefully on September 8th. Born in Ballymote, Sligo, Ireland as the daughter of Michael and Winnifred Reynolds. Predeceased by her daughter, Mary. Leaving to mourn her husband, Tony, sons Mark (Heather) and Cormac (Pricia), her grandchildren and a large and amazing circle of friends. Kate moved to Newfoundland in 1969 with

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Irene May Payne

April 27, 1921 to September 7, 2016

Tonight the sky shone a little brighter, as a new star joined the lights given off by hundreds of millions gathered there before. This star is a little brighter due to the unforgettable smile, and twinkle in the eyes, from a loving wife, mother, grandmother & great grandmother. She will always be remembered as a

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