Archives: Obituaries

George Henry Chafe

December 12, 1936 to October 6, 2021

To view the service for George Henry Chafe on Tuesday, October 12 at 2 p.m. from the Carnell Memorial Chapel please clink the following link: Born Dec. 12, 1936, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Oct. 6th, 2021, age 84. Leaving to mourn is his loving wife of 62 years Joyce (nee Dawe);

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William “Bill” Robert Tee

May 15, 1943 to October 5, 2021

Passed peacefully away on October 5, 2021, after a short illness, at the Health Science Centre, William (Bill) Tee, age 78, of Burnt Cove, Newfoundland. Leaving to mourn his three children, Jackie, Anna and Joey who loved and adored him. Also left to mourn his children’s mother, Marie Whitty, Bill’s son-in-law Corey Burke and daughter-in-law

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Charlotte Marie Samms (nee Noseworthy)

June 10, 1962 to October 4, 2021

To view the service for Charlotte Samms at 1:oo p.m. at the Carnell Memorial Chapel please click the following link:     Passed peacefully away at home, on October 4, 2021, age 59 years. Predeceased by father Charles Noseworthy, brother Phillip Noseworthy and great niece Jasmyn. Along with beloved canine companions Chemoon, Venus, Kujo,

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Robert (Bob) G. Thomas

January 24, 1951 to October 4, 2021

To view the online service from the Carnell Memorial Chapel for the late Robert (Bob) G. Thomas on Friday October 8th, 2021 please click on the link below: It is with profound sadness that the family of Robert (Bob) G. Thomas announce his passing on the afternoon of October 4, 2021. He will be

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Noel Desmond Murphy

January 5, 1962 to October 1, 2021

Noel Desmond Murphy, 59, passed peacefully away on 1st October, 2021, at the Miller Centre in St. John’s, Newfoundland, after a short battle with cancer. Noel is survived by his son Keir Strickland-Murphy, his love Kate Armstrong, his sisters Heather Megill, Norah Murphy, and Tara Murphy, and his favourite mother-in-law Lois Hicks. He is predeceased

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N. Beatrice Pope (nee Dixon), RN

December 6, 1932 to October 4, 2021

On Monday, October 4, 2021, N. Beatrice (nee Dixon) Pope, RN, passed peacefully away at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Born December 6th, 1932 in Fortune, NL, Bea is predeceased by her loving parents, JR and Eleanor Dixon, brother, George T Dixon (Phyllis) and sister, M Grace Thornhill.  She is survived by her

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Robert (Bob) Joseph Groves

January 18, 1947 to October 1, 2021

To view the service online please click on the link below:   It is with deep and profound sadness that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of Robert (Bob) Joseph Groves, aged 74, on Friday, October 1st, 2021 at the James Payton Memorial Hospital, Gander. Bob is predeceased by his father, Gordon A.

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John Walter Hodder

April 11, 1947 to October 1, 2021

For Livestreaming viewing of the funeral service go to and see the following link: It is with deep and profound sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of John Walter Hodder, age 74 on October 1, 2021, with his wife Mary by his side. Predeceased by his brother Jim Hodder and their parents,

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Gerry Spurrell

December 16, 1940 to September 30, 2021

It is with profound sadness that the family of Gerry Spurrell announce his peaceful passing on the 30th of September at the age of 80 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Margaret (Margie); children: Paul (Kelly), Darren (Kerry) and Susan (Radafy); grandchildren: Michael, William, Julie, Elijah, Talia and Vanessa;

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Verna Bennett (nee Martin)

September 12, 1939 to September 30, 2021

Verna Bennett (nee Martin) age 82 of St. John’s, passed peacefully away, Thursday, September 30th, 2021. Predeceased by her loving husband Frank, parents Blanche and William Martin, mother-in-law Mary Bennett, sister Joyce Snow, brothers Ambrose and Bill Martin. Left with loving memories are her daughter Penny George, son-in-law Ken, grandson Colin, granddaughters Tiffanie George (Sean

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