Harley Ivan Townes
May 3, 1934 - October 28, 2002
Unexpectedly at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on October 28, 2002, Mr. Harley Ivan Townes of 11 Meadow Lane, Blacks Harbour, NB husband of Ruth (Patterson) Townes. Born in Honeydale on May 3, 1934, he was a son of the late Edgar and Berla (McLaughlin) Townes. A loving husband, he is survived by his wife, Ruth; one son, Duane of Hamilton, On; four daughters, Darlene Halliday (Mike) of Hamilton, ON.; Caroline Tardif (Robert) of Hamilton, On; Cynthia Thomson of Hoyt, NB and Lisa Harrison (Kevin) of Norwich, On; 10 grandchildren; two step-daughters, Kimberly Gowan (Carson) of Blacks Harbour and Lisa Freeman (Daniel) of Saint John; two brothers, Fred (Freda) Townes of Lawrence Station and Michael (Barb)Townes of Hamilton, Ontario; two sisters, Winnie McLaughlin (Charlie) of St. Stephen and Caroline McLaughlin of Lawrence Station; one aunt, Bessie Corning of St. George; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Harley served with the Royal Canadian Air Force as a ground crew mechanic. Before retiring, he was employed by Defasco Steel in Ontario. He enjoyed carving and woodworking. He was a member of the RCAF Association and the Fundy Tide Seniors.
Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533) from where the family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral will be held from the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Thursday at 2 pm with Rev. Grant Alcorn officiating. For those who wish, donations to the Kidney Foundation or to a charity of the donorís choice would be appreciated by the family.
Clayton Lockhart Brown
Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 15, 2003, Mr. Clayton Lockhart Brown of Blackís Harbour, husband of Rebecca (Bradley ) Brown. Born in Arthurette, N.B. on October 11, 1937, he was the son of the late Harry Brown and Greta (Lockhart) Brown. Surviving in addition to his wife Constance are three daughters: Krista (Kyle) Beaudry of St. George, N.B., Tina Brown (Bobby McCullough) of St. Stephen, and (Lisa) Margaret (Douglas) (Stuart) of Pennfield, six grandchildren: Joey, Lynnsi, Evan, Jazmyn, Sarah, and Aime, two brothers: Leonard Brown, of Woodstock, and Douglas (Mona) Brown of Chipman, one sister: Beth (Gerry) Cray of Maine, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was predeceased by a daughter Katrina Lynn, a brother Willis, and a sister Ann. Mr. Brown was a loving husband, father, grandfather who also loved to sing country and gospel music. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed working in the woods. He was a member of the Family Worship Center.
Resting at the Family Worship Center, 89 Mount Pleasant Road, Upper Letang, N.B. from where the funeral service will be held on Friday, January 17, 2003 at 2 p.m.
Visiting at the Family Worship Center on Thursday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or the N.B. Lung Association would be appreciated by his family. Arrangements under the care and direction of the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, 755-3533.
Mrs. Elizabeth Clark
Peacefully at the Charlotte County Hospital on January 26, 2003 with her family at her side, Mrs. Elizabeth (McNichol) (Norman) Clark, wife of the late Chester Charles Norman and the late Garnett St. Clair Clark of St. George. Born in Beaver Harbour, she was the daughter of the late Gertrude Mae (Shaw) and John Colby McNichol. She is survived by one son: Chester (Sonny) Norman and his wife Sylvia of St. Stephen, two daughters: Leona (Norman) Seamans and Marguerite (Norman) Wentworth all of St. George, two step-sons: Michael Clark of Saint John, and Floyd Clark of Ottawa, one sister: Isabelle (Arnold) Hatt of Lake Utopia, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by one stepson David, one brother John McNichol, and one sister Leora Hatt. Mrs. Clark lived most of her life in St. George and was a member of St. George Baptist Church.
By her request there is no visitation at the funeral home. A Memorial Service will be held at the St. George United Baptist Church on Thursday, January 30, 2003 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the Alzheimerís Society, or the Charlotte County Palliative Care would be appreciated by her family. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, 755-3533.
Avis Florilda Lambert
Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 16, 2003, Mrs. Avis F. Lambert, wife of Blair S. Lambert of Lambertville, N.B. Born in Leonardville, Deer Island on March 22,1915, she was the daughter of the late Villa (Wallace) Conley and William Conley. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived by her husband Blair, three daughters: Andrea (Richard) Lambert of Lambertville, Lana (Gregory) Eaton of Ajax, Ontario, and Cheryl (Gordon) Lawrence of Fredericton, five grandchildren: Cara (Gary) Smith of Saint John, Shelley (Tony) Henry of Rothesay, Lana (Glen) Hawkins of St. George, Joanna (Jon) Thompson of Ajax, Ont. and Matthew Eaton; four great-grandchildren: Brandon and Justin Henry, Blair and Connor Hawkins, two brothers: William (Mabel) Conley of St. Stephen, and Hollis (Sophie) Conley of Hampton, one sister: Genevieve Sellars of Pennfield, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mrs. Lambert was a member of the O.E.S. #43 Deer Island West Isles. She was predeceased by nine brothers and sisters.
Resting at the Lambertís Cove United Baptist Church from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2003 at 2 p.m., followed by interment in Fairhaven Community Cemetery. Visiting will take place at Lambertís Cove United Baptist Church on Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Donations to a charity of the donorís choice would be appreciated by her family. Arrangements under the care and direction of the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, 755-3533.
James William McIntyre
Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 15,2003, Mr. James William McIntyre husband of Belva Mildred (Hawkins) McIntyre of Beaver Harbour. Born in McAdam, N.B. on May 6, 1943 he was the son of the late Beatrice V. (Trecartain) McIntyre and William Ronald McIntyre. A loving husband, father, and grandfather he is survived by his wife Belva, two sons: David (Angie) McIntyre of Blackís Harbour, and Darren McIntyre of Madison, Conn., one daughter: Angela (Terry) Acton of Pennfield, four grandsons: Travis, Shane, Brett, J.D. (James David), two sisters: Connie Stevens, Hamilton, and Margaret (Fred) McIntyre of Hamilton, one brother: Donald (Susan) McIntyre of Perth-Andover, several nieces, nephews, and cousins, as well as a special uncle Hayes Tracy. Mr. McIntyre was an avid photographer and computer enthusiast. He enjoyed hanging out at Randyís and the Milk Mart as well as being an avid fan of the Saint John Flames. He was a former member of the Eastern Charlotte Lions Club.
Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage St., St. George (755-3533) where visiting will take place on Friday from 7-9 p.m. and Saturday from 2-5 p.m. Funeral service will be on Sunday, January 19, 2003 at 2 p.m. from Calvary Baptist Church, Blackís Harbour. Donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by his family.
Norrine Leah Miner
Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, on January 10, 2003, Mrs. Norinne Leah (Richardson) Miner wife of John F. Miner of Lambertís Cove, N.B. Born on Deer Island on June 8, 1934 she was the daughter of the late Sherman and Fern (Lord) Richardson. A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Norinne is survived by her husband John, one daughter: Mary Ellen (Peter) Stevens of Wellington, N.S., three sons: John (Lisa) Miner of Deer Island, Leonard Miner (Gisele Landry) of Moncton, N.B., Philip Miner of Deer Island, five grandchildren: Danielle and Drew Stevens, and Mike, Blake, and Lauren Miner, three sisters: Eleanor Thurber of Oromocto, N.B., Maxine Young (Raymond) and Cathy (Don) Stuart both of Deer Island, one brother: Dale (Lucy) Richardson of St. Stephen, N.B., one uncle: Ralph (Helena) Richardson of Deer Island, two aunts: Marjorie Jacobs of Vermont and Mary Stuart of Deer Island, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by a brother Dean Richardson.
Norinne was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed reading and classical music. An avid birdwatcher, she loved nature. In her earlier years, she enjoyed knitting. She was a member of the Lords Cove Church of Christ. From where the service will be held on Monday at 2 p.m. followed by the interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery at Calderís Head. Visiting at the Church on Sunday evening from 7-9 p.m. For those who wish donations to the Arthritis Society, Kidney Foundation, or a charity of the donorís choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, N.B.
Milton Iona Hatt
Peacefully at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, on March 29, 2003, Mr. Milton Iona Hatt, husband of the late Josephine (Cook) Hatt of Letang, NB. Born in Letang, NB on December 28, 1913, he was a son of the late Samuel and Ida Mae (Leavitt) Hatt.
Milton is survived by two brothers, Henry Hatt of Letang, Eldon Hatt of Cornwall, Ontario; four sisters, Annie (Allen) Whirty of Old Ridge, NB, Lillian Thorne of Canal, NB, Alberta (Hilton) Hanley of Back Bay, Geraldine Barry of Caithness, NB; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Pre-deceased by seven brothers and five sisters.
Milton was an avid fisherman and he enjoyed working in his yard and in his woodshop. At his request, there is no visitation.
A memorial service will be held at The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Thursday at 3 pm with Rev. Gordon Cooke officiating. Friends may meet with the family from 2 pm till service time at the chapel. Interment in the St.George Rural Cemetery. In Miltonís memory, donations may be made to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or a charity of the donorís choice. Arrangements in the care of St. George Funeral Service Ltd. (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6.
Thelma Pauline Leavitt
At Blacks Harbour, NB on March 4, 2003, Mrs. Thelma Pauline (Wright) Leavitt, wife of the late Watson Leavitt of Blacks Harbour, NB.
Born in Beaver Harbour, NB on August 21, 1916, she was a daughter of the late Grovenor and Dora (Justason) Wright.
A loving mother and grandmother, Thelma is survived by two daughters, Pauline Beney of Sudbury, Ontario, Linda, Mrs. Terence Wright, of Lower Sackville, N.S.; one granddaughter, Judith Fudge of Elliot Lade, Ontario; three great-grandchildren; two brothers, Frederick of Lake Elgin, Ontario and Donald, of Pennfield, NB, and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was pre-deceased by her husband and two sons, Blair and Gerry; one sister, Viola Hooper; and four brothers, James, Preston Gerald and Keith.
In her early years, Thelma had been employed by Connors Brothers Ltd. in Blacks Harbour as a sardine packer until her retirement. She also was a member of the Calvary United Baptist Church in Blacks Harbour.
By her request, there will be no visitation or service. A graveside service will be held at the Pennfield Rural Cemetery in the spring. Donations to a charity of the donorís choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Service Ltd.
(755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.
Jed Doren Lee
Peacefully, surrounded by his family on March 23, 2003 at Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB, Mr. Jed Doren Lee of St. George, NB, loving husband of Myrtle (Gaudet) Lee. Born in St. George, NB on June 23, 1915, he was a son of the late Harry and Gertrude (Noble) Lee. A loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Jed is survived by five sons, Wayne (Janie), Carl (Diane), John (Debbie), Philip (Connie), and Leonard; two daughters, Linda (Brian) Titus, Nancy (Danny) Henry; fourteen grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; one sister, Marion Price of Oak Haven in St. Stephen; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was pre-deceased by two brothers, Ralph and Everett; three sisters, Sadie Holt, Louise Kernighan, and Celia Hoyt. Jed was a veteran of WWII serving overseas for five years. Following the war, he worked for the Department of Transportation as a Bridge Crew foreman for nearly forty years, retiring in 1980. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #40, St. George, NB.
By request, there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Wednesday at 2 pm.
In Jed's memory, donations made to the Passamaquoddy Lodge or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Service Ltd., 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6