Month: December 2019

Maxwell Barrett

June 26, 1934 to December 18, 2019

It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of Max Barrett, formally of Tack’s Beach, on December 18, 2019. Predeceased by parents John and Alice; parents-in-law Chesley and Gwendolyn; and family Charlie and Jessie, Bessie and Frank, Annie and Frank. Leaving to mourn his loving wife Gwendolyn (nee Earle); daughter Maxine (Trevor); his prides

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Ronald George Casey

May 2, 1935 to December 18, 2019

Passed peacefully away at age 84 years at the Health Sciences surrounded by his loving family who had the time to say their final goodbyes. Ronald was born in St. John’s and was the son of the late William James and Stella Casey who raised a large loving family of seven brothers and sisters including

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Shirley (Shirl) Christine Hynes (nee Reid)

September 24, 1950 to December 18, 2019

Passed peacefully away on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital after a lengthy illness, Shirley (Shirl) Hynes, aged 69 years. Predeceased by parents Walter and Evelyn Reid, father and mother-in-law Gordon and Veronica Hynes, brother-in-law Gary Oliver, nephew Gary Jr., sister-in-law Lillian Butler. Leaving to mourn her loving husband of 52 years,

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John “Jack” Bishop

March 13, 1933 to December 14, 2019

It is with heavy and saddened hearts that we announce the passing of our Dad, John “Jack” Bishop on Saturday, December 14th, 2019, age 86 years. Dad lived a wonderful life from the streets of Cabot Street where he grew up, his involvement with the St. John’s Caps, raising four children, trips to Vegas, many

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Robert John O’Brien

November 13, 1941 to December 15, 2019

  It is with great sorrow that we share the sudden passing of Robert (Bob) O’Brien at the age of 78 years. He was the cherished partner of Suzanne Brake (his Susie). He leaves with many wonderful memories his children, Rick (Debbie) Stanley; Rob O’Brien, Erin (Jason) Smith, Sean (Adrienne) O’Brien, and their mother Agnes

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Margaret Kathleen Organ (nee Gosse)

June 16, 1933 to December 15, 2019

Passed peacefully away at Cambridge Estates on Saturday December 14, age 86. Predeceased by her husband Bill Organ, parents, James and Mary Ellen (Lacey) Gosse, sisters, Sister Marie RSM, Ethel Halley, Sadie Guanci, Sister Perpetua Gosse and brothers, Thomas Gosse and Gus Gosse. Leaving to mourn her children Jim (Dianne), Jo Ann (Al Williams), Janet

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Geoffrey Roy Decker

May 22, 1951 to December 13, 2019

Geoffrey Roy Decker passed peacefully away in Calgary in the presence of his children on December 13, 2019 in his 69th year after a short illness. Originally born in St John’s, Newfoundland he moved to Calgary nearly 20 years ago. Predeceased by his parents Roy and Nina (Blandford) Decker and brother, Paul Decker. Left to

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Robert Malcolm Sinclair

December 13, 2019

Robert Malcolm Sinclair, QC passed away peacefully in the presence of his loving family on December 13, 2019 at the age of 75. Leaving to mourn are his loving wife of 44 years Catherine (nee Cahill), his two sons Andrew (Erin O’Brien) and Ian (Lauren Carroll), and four adoring grandchildren, Ava, Jane, Aiden and Audrey.

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Sylvia Jean Barfoot (nee Jenkins)

June 4, 1947 to December 11, 2019

Sylvia Jean Barfoot (nee Jenkins).  Passed peacefully away on December 11, 2019 at the age of 72 years. Sylvia was a caring and wonderful wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend. Born in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Sylvia was predeceased by her parents, Eileen and Ralph Jenkins, and leaves to mourn her husband

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Ethel M. Lawton (nee Brown)

October 25, 1928 to December 11, 2019

Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family, Ethel M. Lawton on December 11 in her 92nd year. Ethel was born in King’s Cove, Bonavista Bay on October 25, 1928. She was predeceased by her husband, best friend and love-of-her-life of 62 years, Dr. Louis E. Lawton. Also predeceased by her father the Hon. Kenneth

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