William (Bill) Pippy

November 9, 1938 to February 22, 2020


Passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family and close friends at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, William Pippy, aged 81 years.  Predeceased by his loving wife Margaret Joan Pippy (Groves), 2015.  Parents Ernest & Fannie Pippy of Pouch Cove.  Leaving to mourn his loving sons: William (Susan), Frank (Margaret) and Stephen (Sharon). Cherished grandchildren: Matthew, Stephanie and Andrew.  Brothers:  Ernest Jr. (Kay), Ruben (Dolly) and Melvin.  Sisters:  Lorraine (Roy) Arnold, Sylvia LeGrow (Kevin deceased), Doris (Cecil) LeGrow and Karen (Gary) Wall.  Sister in-law Carol Anne (Robert) Costello.  Special Nieces:  Regina (Glenn) Russell and Beverley Wall; along with other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends, especially friends at Caribou Legion Manor.  A special thank you to the extraordinary doctors and nurses of St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital 6 East, especially Dr. Vanessa Falk, and lifelong family physician Dr. Gordon Higgins.  As per his request cremation has taken place.  The family will be receiving visitors at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, Wednesday, February 26, 2020, from 10-1 p.m. and 2-9 p.m.  Funeral service will take place from The Carnell Memorial Chapel on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment to follow at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dr. H. Bliss Cancer Society or a charity of one’s choice.



10-1 p.m. on February 26, 2020

2-9 p.m. on February 26, 2020

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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11:00am, Thursday February 27th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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To the Pippy family. My condolences and my prayers. Worked with Bill for many years and have lots of happy memories.

We were neighbours in Pleasantville many years ago.Bill was a great guy. Always a smile and a humorous story.

Bill, please accept my condolences to you and your family on the loss of your dad. I know this is a tuff one.

Bill , Frank and Stephen , I was heartbroken over your loss , Bill Sr. Was always a gentleman to me as a young man growing up, he and your mother always treated me as part of the family, they were indeed a beautiful couple and now they are reunited in everlasting peace , sincere condolences from myself and Noreen.

ErnestJunior and families
Thinking of you and yours at this sad time .

So sad to hear of Bill passing. We were great friends for many years. We played many games of growl together with Bill and Marg. Condolences all the family. Sorry I could not be there.

So sorry to hear of your loss but relieved to hear that it was a peaceful passing.
Also sorry we won’t be there to physically share your grief but know we are both thinking of the family on this somber occasion.

To the Pippy Family;
Our Deepest Sympathy on the passing of Bill, May your many memories keep him close always! God Bless!!

To the Pippy family, our sincere condolences on Bills passing.. He’s now joined again with his loving wife. May God bless you all during this difficult time. Hold your precious memories close.much love from the Burke family, Kathy, Joanne and Craig.

Junior & Family,
So sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. Thinking of you at this time.

Frank and Family, so sorry for your loss.

Bill and susan
So sorry bill to hear of you dad thinking of you at this time sending our love
Cindy and colin

Doris and Family,
So sorry for your loss, our sincere condolences to you and your family at this difficult time.

Billy, Frank, Stephen and Families,
Please accept our sincere condolences. We have many memories of both your Dad and Mom at our house playing cards, as well as at the cabin in Brigus Junction. They were good friends of Mom and Dad for many, many years.
Paul and Wanda Summers

Marg frank thinking of you deepest sympathy.

Junior & family
So very sorry for loss.
Deepest sympathy to you all
Betty Raymond

Sending love and hugs to Billy, Frank, Stephen.and family! Love you Uncle Bill.

Our sincere condolences ,we were neighbors in Brigus Junction and thing of them both so often.hugs Bill and Trish Dodd

So sorry to learn of Bill’s passing. Worked with Bill many years ago at J. C. Pratt. I was in a card club with Margie. Beautiful people. RIP Bill and Margie.