BUTTON, Alma — Mrs. Alma Button of Victoria, who passed away peacefully at the Carbonear General Hospital with her loving family by her side on Friday, April 1, 2011. Mrs. Button was 82 years old. She leaves to mourn her loving family: Children: Vivian ( Junior) Pomeroy, Jean (Frank) Clarke, Robert (Corinne) Button, Roberta (Marwood) Butt, Blair ( Joyce) Button, Kimberly (Geoff) Smith, Tracy (Tony) Menchions; Grandchildren: Warren (Brenda), Trevor, Robert Jr., Nelson, Lindsay (Eric), Krista, Kelsey, Joshua, Katilyn and Glenn; Great Grandchildren: Lucas, Isabel and Rachel; Sisters-in-law: Emma Elliott, Rita Elliott, Effie Button & Dorothy Stage; Brother-in-law: Alford Button; Dear Friend: Mariam Penney and a number of other relatives and friends. Predeceased By: Husband: Stanley Button; Daughter: Mary; Parents: Charles & Melleta Elliott; Brothers: George, Harvey and Gordon; Sister: Florence Moss. The Funeral services took place at Victoria United Church and Cemetery, Victoria, on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at 2 P.M. The family received relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear between the hours of Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-12 noon, 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday: 10 a.m.-12 noon. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made the Children’s Wish Foundation. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at: sladesfuneralhome.ca. For any further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Homes, serving Carbonear, Bay Roberts and areas.
RYAN, Lillian J. (nee Shanahan) — January 6, 1917 - April 4, 2011. Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, April 4, 2011, Lillian J. Ryan of Riverhead, Harbour Grace, age 94 years. Predeceased by: husband, Bernard; infant daughter, Ellen; brothers: Thomas and Nicholas; sisters: Nellie, Mona, Mary, Angela and Marcella. Left to mourn, four daughters: Angela (Lawrence) Mercer, St. John’s, Phyllis ( John) Pretty, Chapel Arm, Brenda (Michael) Parmenter, St. John’s and Helen (Alex) Lindsay, Delhaven, NS; three sons: Shannon (Margaret), St. John’s, Bernard (Christine), St. John’s and William (Renee), Riverhead, Harbour Grace; eight grandchildren: Larry (Elaine), John (Bernadine), Perry (Paula), Tracey (Glenn), Suzanne (Allan), Bernard, Daniel and Jeffrey; nine great-grandchildren: Roxanne, Amy, Jenna, Riley, Ryan, Laura, Maria, Ethan and Bella; also a large number of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel’s Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Fr. F.J. Aylward conducted the funeral Mass on Wednesday, April 6 at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Interment took place in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in her memory may be made to the Project Restoration Fund for Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Harbour Grace, P.O. Box 299, Harbour Grace, NL, A0A 2M0. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel’s Funeral Home, Harbour Grace. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.