Obituaries for February 28, 2015

Helen Downton

Passed away peacefully at the James Paton Memorial Health Centre, Gander on Friday, February 27th, 2015, Helen Downton, age 86. Predeceased by her parents Hubert and Gertrude Keats, brothers William, Bruce, Fred and sister Ruth. Left to mourn with loving ...
HELEN-DOWNTONPublished February 28, 2015

Dr. Maurice Kari Oleson

The family is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our beloved brother and uncle, Dr. Maurice Oleson, formerly of the Mathematics Department of Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). He left us, with the tears and prayers of family at his bedsid...
DR. MAURICE KARI-OLESONPublished February 28, 2015

Bessie Norena Peddle

85, of Gander, NL, passed away Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in the presence of family. She was born January 16, 1930 to Jacob and Lulu Legge. Bessie was a warm and good natured woman quick to share her infectious laugh. She lived a full life and wore many...
BESSIE NORENA-PEDDLEPublished February 28, 2015

Dorothy Elizabeth Smith

Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family at St. Patrick's Mercy Home, on Thursday, February 26, 2015, age 94 years. Predeceased by her husband John; son Brian and his wife Patsy and infant son Glen; her parents James and Anne Stacey, Point May...
DOROTHY ELIZABETH-SMITHPublished February 28, 2015

John Carew

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our dear brother John on Feb. 21 2015 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital at the age of 83. Predeceased by his parents John and Mercedes (Seward) Carew. Leaving behind brothers: Joe (wife Gertrude - deceased), ...
JOHN-CAREWPublished February 28, 2015

Elizabeth Mary Fewer

(Retired Teacher) Nov. 3, 1929 - Feb. 25, 2015 Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, Elizabeth Fewer in her 85th year of Chapel's Cove. Predeceased by her parents: Bernard & Agnes, her life long friend, Ev...
ELIZABETH MARY-FEWERPublished February 28, 2015

John Richard Kirby

(1961-2015) It is with great sadness that the family of John Richard (Jabba) Kirby announces his sudden passing on January 22, 2015 in Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq. John was born and raised in England, but planted roots in Canada as a young man while continuin...
JOHN RICHARD-KIRBYPublished February 28, 2015

John "Jack" Callahan

(Nov. 21, 1928 - Feb. 25, 2015) Passed peacefully away at the Caribou Memorial Veterans Pavilion, St. John's on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, John 'Jack' Callahan of Riverhead, Harbour Grace, age 86 years. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Regiment a...
JOHN Published February 28, 2015

Edward James English

March 25, 1944 - Feb. 25, 2015 It is with great sorrow that we announce the sudden passing of Edward James English at his home in Branch, St. Mary's Bay on February 25, 2015. Predeceased by his parents Peter and Alice, brother Kevin and wife Lavina, sist...
EDWARD JAMES-ENGLISHPublished February 28, 2015

Lillian LeDrew

LEDREW LILLIAN LEDREW It is with immense sorrow that Lillian LeDrew, formerly of St. John's, NL passed away February 20, 2015 at the Montreal Lakeshore Hospital. Predeceased by her parents Austin and Margaret (nee Andrews) LeDrew. Leaving to mourn is he...
LILLIAN-LEDREWPublished February 28, 2015

Mary Vavasour

VAVASOUR, Mary Elizabeth Passed away peacefully on February 20, 2015 in her 93rd year, Mary Elizabeth Vavasour, widow of Cyril S. Vavasour (St. John's, NL) and Jack Cocker (St. John's, NL). Dear mother of Paul F (Mary MacDonald), Kemptville ON; Andrew ...
MARY-VAVASOURPublished February 28, 2015

Rita Mary Power

(1922-2015) Passed peacefully away on February 25, 2015 at age 92 in the presence of her loving family. Predeceased by her parents William and Catherine Taylor, her husband Joseph, infant son Patrick, daughter Joan, sons Joseph and Gordon, brothers Alber...
RITA MARY-POWERPublished February 28, 2015

Philip Dalton

Passed peacefully away at the Dr. G.B. Cross Memorial Hospital, Clarenville on Monday, February 23, 2015, Philip Dalton of Clarenville, aged 89 years. Predeceased by his wife Marie, father Jacob, mother Delilah, brothers Albert, Charles, sister Jessie. Le...
PHILIP-DALTONPublished February 28, 2015


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