JENKINS, Chris — Passed suddenly away at his residence in Cape Dorset, Nunavut on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, Chris Jenkins of Western Bay, age 63 years. Predeceased by aunt: Dolly Jenkins, grandmother: Gertrude Jenkins, mother-in-law: Melina Parsons, sister-in-law: Phyllis Slade and brother-in-law: Kevin Dwyer. Left to mourn, wife and loving friend of 43 years: Leona; son and daughter-in-law: Norman and Darlene, Western Bay; daughter and son-in-law: Lisa and Perry Mulley, Western Bay; four precious grandchildren: Brady, Kaitlin, Haley and Blake; loving and adored parents: Rudolph and Jennie, Western Bay; brothers: Carl (Linda), Keith (Anna) and David (Sherry), all of Western Bay; sisters: Donna (Luke) Delaney, Burnt Point, Jackie (Terry) Halliday and Kim (Terry) Whalen, both of Western Bay; brothers-in-law: Lloyd (Geraldine) Parsons, Millertown, Jim (Shirley) Parsons, Bristol’s Hope; special brother-in-law: Eriel Parsons, Ochre Pit Cove; sisters-in-law: Muriel Peddle, Carbonear, Mary ( John) Sullivan, Spaniard’s Bay and Joyce (Ches) Hurrell, Ochre Pit Cove; extended and beloved family of the North: Tina, Shawn and Brionna Morrissey, Art and Doris Stewart, Ed and Jean Sheppard, Mike Soares; also staff and students of Peter Pitseolak School; a wonderful and large circle of nieces, nephews, treasured family and friends. Rested at Noel’s Funeral Home, Main Highway, Western Bay. Rev. Roscoe Cole conducted the Funeral service on Monday, May 14 at Mcdowell United Church, Western Bay. Interment took place in the United Cemetery, Western Bay North. Donations in his memory may be made to Mcdowell United Church. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of Noel’s Funeral Home, Western Bay. Please visit www.noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.
ROSE, John ‘Jack’ Sr. — Passed away suddenly but peacefully at his residence on Monday, May 14, 2012, John ‘Jack’ Rose Sr. of Harbour Grace, age 77 years. Predeceased by wife: Edith; parents: Michael and Bertha; brothers: Allan, Tom and Joe; sisters: Mary ‘Mollie’ Mccarthy; Frances White and Kathleen Shea. Left to mourn, two daughters: Margaret ( John) Merrigan, Harbour Grace and Brenda (Herman) Miller, Mississauga, ON; five sons: Jack (Christine), David (Bernice), Tom (Bridget), Bill (Donna) and Philip, all of Harbour Grace; fifteen grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; two sisters: Theresa (Dan) Neil, Harbour Grace and Mildred (Don) Hunt, Shearstown; very special friend: Winnie White, Harbour Grace; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel’s Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace. Fr. John Peddle conducted the Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 17 at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Riverhead, Harbour Grace. Interment took place in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Harbour Grace. Donations in his memory may be made to the NL Diabetes Association. 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.
SPURRELL, Maxwell ‘Max’ — Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s in the presence of his loving wife and children on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, Maxwell ‘ Max’ Spurrell of Harbour Grace South, age 78 years. Predeceased by parents: Francis and Minnie Spurrell; brother: Chesley; brothers-in-law: Hayward Noseworthy and Edward Yetman; sisters-in-law: Mary Yetman and Ada Yetman; parents-in-law: Robert and Ida Yetman. Left to mourn, wife: Stella; one son: Keith (Sharon), Ontario; one daughter: Nancy, Nova Scotia; two sisters: Mary Noseworthy, St. John’s and Carol (Sam) Rose, Salmon Cove; sisters-in-law: Lenora Yetman, New Brunswick and Beulah Spurrell, Harbour Grace South; brothers-in-law: Robert Yetman and Grant (Lillian) Yetman, both of Harbour Grace South and Phillip ‘Cron’ (Betty) Yetman, Ontario; also other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel’s Funeral Home, Harvey Street, Harbour Grace. Rev. Hugh Fudge conducted the funeral service on Saturday, May 19 at St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Harbour Grace South. Interment took place in St. Peter’s Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace South. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Peter’s Anglican Cemetery, Harbour Grace South. 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.
Bruno Reichel (front, second from left), president of the Relic Riders Motorcycle Club of Carbonear, is shown displaying the 2012 regional volunteer of the year award, which was presented to the club last month by the Canadian Diabetes Association. Other club members are shown in back. A full list of those in the photo was not available.