Wilfred Wells

May 5, 1946 to May 1, 2024


Passed peacefully away at Glenbrook Lodge on May 1, 2024, Wilfred Wells, originally from Trinity, Bonavista Bay, in his 78th year.

Predeceased by parents Alfred and Emma (Denty); siblings Harold, Blanche (Brown), Cecil, Caleb, Lewis, Walter and Joseph; sisters-in-law Clara and Rebecca; brothers-in-law Harvey Brown and Owen Bungay; and parents-in-law Harold and Theresa (Dick) Preston.

Leaving to mourn wife of 56 years, Wendy; sons James (Tracy) and David (Vicki); grandchildren Vincent (Noelle), Jon Douglas (Amanda), Joshua (Noelle), Jovi and Jenna; siblings Edgar, Hazel (Bungay) and William; sisters-in-law Delilah, Dinah, Mildred, Nellie and Cindy Preston (Bowmanville, ON); step mother-in-law Marlene Hanson (Stratford, ON); as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews and friends.

Heartfelt thanks to the staff of the first floor C Wing at Glenbrook Lodge for their dedication and exceptional care during Wilfred’s stay. Special thank you to nurse Jason for his kindness and professionalism during this difficult time.

Cremation has taken place. No visitation at this time, a family celebration of life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, a donation in memory can be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation, or a charity of one’s choice.



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Wendy, I am so sorry for your loss. I hope that you will be sustained by the many good memories of your life together.

Condolences to his family and loved ones

Wendy and family: On behalf of the Bourne family, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May the many memories you have be treasured but also shared with each other. God Bless, Brenda

So sorry, sending heartfelt condolences to you all. Keep the memories at heart. RIP Wilf.

Wendy and Family,

So very sorry to hear of Wilf’s passing. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Hold all of your precious memories close to your heart. Thinking of you all during this difficult time. May he rest in peace.

Donna Boyles and Steve Jordan

Wendy , Anne Marie and I are sorry to hear of Wilf’s passing. Please accept our condolences.

Jim, Dave and family sorry to hear of your Dads passing . You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time

Sorry to hear about Wilfs passing . My thoughts and prayers are with you Wendy.

So sorry to hear of wilfs passing….our thoughts and prayers are with you…Melvin and Brenda

Wendy and Family,

So sorry to hear of Wilf’s passing. May all the wonderful memories you have bring you peace and comfort at this sad time.

Colleen and Robert Sutton

To Jim, David and extended family, my sincere condolences on the loss of your dad, grandfather and husband. He always had a smile and warm presences about him. Thinking of you all.

RIP, hopefully he’s in heaven having some laughs with Dad. Thinking of you guys – hugs ❤️


So sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. May you find peace and comfort in your memories of him. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family at this difficult time.

Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.