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

and joy, grandchildren Tavian and Amber; sisters Marie (Baxter – deceased) and Blanche (Bud –

deceased); brothers-in-law Ern and Bill (Kay); sisters-in-law Barbara, Donna (Kevin – deceased) and Ida;

as well as many other relatives, friends, and church family.

Special thank you to the staff at Pleasant View Towers 3NE for their kindness and care.

Cremation has taken place.  Visitation will be held at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Saturday, December 21 from 4-9 p.m. Funeral

service will take place at Holy Innocents Anglican Church, 297 Paradise Road, on Sunday, December 22 at 2 p.m.

Interment to follow at Holy Innocents Anglican Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Innocents Anglican Church.



4-9 p.m. on December 21, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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2:00pm, Sunday December 22nd

Holy Innocents Anglican Church


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I was very sorry to hear of Max’s passing. He was a beautiful person who spent time with my sister Beth and often brought her a daily newspaper. I’d like to think they are both resting in a much better place. God bless them both. Janice Winsor

Dear Gwen, We send you our thoughts and prayers as we read about Max’s death. We have fond memories of you both during your time at Sunset Palms. . Barbara and Peter Fitzgerald

So very sorry to hear of Max’s passing. Lorraine and I send our condolences to you and your family.. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all.

Doreen Skinner

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time Maxine!
Love: Kevin , Andee , & Amy

My sincerest condolences to the family in the loss of a dear husband, father, grandfather. I am very sorry for your loss. It is a hard time of the year to lose a loved one, but take comfort in all your memories with him.

So sorry for your loss, our condolences to the family.

To Gwen and your extended family,
Thinking of you at this time and sending our
sincere condolences.
Pauline and Cyril Dodge

You both were so good to our Mom. Take care of your self Gwen. Deepest sympathy.

Gwen & Family

I am sorry to hear of Max’s passing. I will remember his for his smile and his presence at Holy Innocents. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

Gwen, so sorry to hear about Max’s passing. Deepest sympathy to you and your family.

Gwen, Maxine and Family,
So sorry to hear of Max’s passing. He will be so missed by our Holy Innocent’s family. Will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Gwen, Albert and I send our love during this difficult time. We enjoyed being your neighbours on Stonewall Drive for many years. We have fond memories of Max.
God Bless, Kelly and Albert Piercey

So sorry for your loss, blessings to you all at this sad and hard time, may he rest in peace in Gods loving arms.

Maxine, Trevor and family, I was so sorry to hear about your father’s passing. It is never easy to say good bye to the people we love. Take care.

Gwen, Maxine and Family, We were deeply saddened to hear of Max’s passing! Please be assured, you are in my prayers. Max was such a kind person, a wonderful neighbour and always ready to lend a helping hand. We remember his laughter, and how he and Fred loved to chat and share stories. We will miss Max and cherish his memory.

Gwennie, Maxine and all the family, so sorry to hear of Mac’s passing. What a wonderful person! He loved life and he loved his family. So glad Carol and I got to visit in hospital before leaving for Doha. We could have stayed for days exchanging and just listening to his great stories. We will remember Mac and cherish that time with you both forever.
God Bless.
Ron & Carol

Max was a real gentleman and so kind to my sister Beth at Pleasantview Towers. I will remember him fondly. May they both Rest In Peace.

Maxine, I’m so sorry to hear of your fathers passing. We haven’t seen each other since our childhood days of running around Elizabeth Dr. You are in my thoughts and prayers.