Passed peacefully away on December 3, 2018 at Glenbrook Lodge. Son of the late Frank and Elsie (Blackler). Predeceased by brother Cyril; sisters: Joan, Olga, Noreen and Olivia. Survived by his wife of 61 years, Margaret May (Fowlow); children: Mark (Carol), Anne, Brian (Susan) and Derek (Kim); grandchildren: Matthew, Nicole, Theo, Samantha and Alex; brother Alan; also a number of nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends. Born on April 14, 1929 in St. John’s and grew up as a proud Feildian. Dad had an illustrious 43 year career with Mutual Life of Canada. He played euphonium and trumpet and was affiliated with the CLB Band for over 40 years. His love for curling cumulated with his induction into the NL Curling Hall of Fame and the Governor General’s Curling Club. He was an honorary member of the St. John’s Curling Club and was a longtime ham radio operator, VO1HG. His family would like to acknowledge the staff of Tiffany Village and Glenbrook Lodge for their warm and professional care over the past seven years. Visitation will be at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John’s, NL, Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, 16 Church Hill, St. John’s, NL, Monday, December 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. with private interment to follow. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in his name may be made to Canadian Mental Health Association NL, Alzheimer Society of NL or a charity of one’s choice. To send a message of condolence please visit www.carnells.com.