Passed peacefully away on December 23rd at Pleasantview Towers, our dear father and loving husband, Melvin Eric Maidment. Predeceased by his parents, Effie and Ralph Maidment; and parents-in-law, Agatha and Lawrence Parrell, brothers, Eldon and Harold Maidment, brothers and sisters-in-law, Ron (Nellie), Leo (Edith), Lawrence (Patsy), and Mike Parrell; sisters-in-law, Alice Power (Cyril); Malita Gaulton and most recently (August 2019) his beloved son-in-law, Marvin Kean. Leaving to mourn his loving and devoted wife of 60 years, Helen (nee Parrell); his dear sister, Marie, and brother, Clayton Maidment, Children: Anna-Marie (late Marvin Kean), Peggy (Keith Doucette), John, Michael (Kathy Kirby), Melvin Jr. ( Rhonda); Grandchildren: Andrea, Darryl (Helen Dos Santos), Jordan (Mary-Beth) Kean; Andre (Melanie), Kyle (Suzie), Shayla (Paul Kirana), Vanessa ( Mark Caron), Elizabeth (Joel Reigner), Theresa, Joshua and Victoria Doucette; Soleil Dougan, Justin, David and Ryan Maidment as well as 17 precious great grandchildren, brother-in-law Pat (Georgina), and sisters-in-law, Jenny (George) Earl, Diane Maidment, and a large circle of other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the staff of Pleasantview Towers for your loving kindness and great care, Melvin was so grateful for all. The family will be receiving visitors at Carnell’s Funeral Home on Freshwater Rd. on Dec. 28 and 29 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral mass will be celebrated from the Basilica Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, Military Rd. on Monday, Dec. 30 at 9:30 am. Donations can be made on his behalf to Diabetes Canada. Until we meet again, our prayer is that you Rest In Peace and that Eternal Light shine upon you.
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Belated condolences from Edward and Beverly Escott. We were not aware of Melvin’s death when it occurred and we are so sorry for his family’s loss. He was a kind and generous soul and we will always remember him. May God keep Helen and family close.
Anna-Marie & Family,
Please know that our hearts and our prayers are with you and all your family at this very difficult time.
May The Dear Lord Hold you all so very close in His arms as you go through your healing process .
With heartfelt love, sympathy & prayers,
Andrea & Gary Penney & Family
Dear John, Mike and Maidment Families. We were so Sorry to read about your Loss. May the Love of Family & Friends and the memories of a lifetime, sustain you. Please accept our Heartfelt Condolences.. Elizabeth & Clyde. Matthew 11; 28 Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
my condolences to the maidment family im very sorry for your loss
My sincere condolences to the Family on the loss of your Father… To Anna Maria whose late husband CaptainKarvin Kean with whom I sailed overseas for many years on the Crosbie shipping company. To Peggy whose husband KeithDoucette is my Brother-In Law`s Nelson Doucette nephew. and all family members. My prayers and thoughts are with you today as you celebrate his life knowing your father is safe in the Arms of Jesus. May the peace of our savior remain with you today and always, God Bless.
Peggy and Keith,sorry for your loss ,thinking of you and your family. Gregg and Rosetta
Anna Marie, Jordan, Darryl & Andre, I as so sorry to hear of your Dad’s and Grandfather’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Anna Marie. I am so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. Also I knew that your husband was ill but didn”t know that he had passed until much later. You were so kind to me when I was ill and I thank you for that. So much sadness in your llife. My thoughts and prayers are with you, your Mom and John at this difficult time.
Helen and Family
So sorry to hear the news of Melvin’s passing.
We have a lot of fond memories of him when he would come to our home with Dad.
We will be keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.
God Bless you all and comfort you.
and Millie Tucker
Helen and family , Sincere condolences on Mels passing. Fond memories of Long Harbour .RIP Mel
Peggy Keith and Family; thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss. God bless you all. Big Hugs
Mel, Rhonda and family
Sending our love and condolences at this difficult time.
Tanya, Jay and the girls
Anna Marie and family:
We were so sorry to hear of your father’s passing. We will keep you in our prayers.
Anna Marie, So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and sending warm wishes.
To the Maidment family our deepest condolences on the passing of you dad husband and grand father. We are with you in our prayers.
Phil and Evelyn
Anna, my deepest condolences on the passing of your dad.
So sorry for your loss.