TAYLOR (Knowlton), Norma E.
TAYLOR (Knowlton), Norma E. - 78, Winnipeg, died February 15, 1999, at home. Born April 18, 1920, in West Advocate, she was a daughter of the late William Reid and Carrie Greta (Smith) Knowlton. She worked at CFB Winnipeg for 26 years as a secretary for Supply and Engineering Branch. She loved to play cards and socialize with her friends in Winnipeg and Florida, where she and her husband wintered for 15 years. She was an avid curler and continued to enjoy watching curling on TV. Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Arthur; sisters, Roma Duncan, Truro; Gertrude Naugler, Upper LeHave; three sisters-in-law; a brother-in-law; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by daughter, Pam and son-in-law Brian Kliewer; grandchildren, Lisa and Michael Kliewer; sisters, Evelyn Couglin, Shirley Tashjian; brother, Gerald; a brother in infancy. Memorial service 12:30 p.m. today in Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, Winnipeg, Rev. Quering officiating. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to Grace General Hospital, Oncology Dept., 300 Booth Dr., Winnipeg, MB R3J 3M7, or any charity.
SHIPLEY, Marjorie June
SHIPLEY, Marjorie June - 67, Church Street, Truro, died February 16, 1999, in the Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in Framingham, Mass., she was a daughter of the late Lemuel and Elizabeth (Petherick) Henderson. She was associated with the Immanuel Baptist Church, Truro. She is survived by her common-law husband, Michael Murphy; sons, Louis and wife Irene, Sandy and wife Amber, Joey and wife Darlene, Dexter and companion Sheri, all of Truro; daughters, Irene (Mrs. Phillip Harvey), Truro; Penny (Mrs. Max Horton), Belmont; stepchildren, Perry Murphy and companion Madge, Crowes Mills; Patrick Murphy, Cape Breton; and Holly (Mrs. Kenny Carver), Halifax; sisters, Betty (Mrs. Cecil Ward), Truro; Dolly (Mrs. Jim Ward), Saltsprings; brothers, Joe and wife Maude, Truro; John and wife Ann, Bible Hill; Robert and wife Sherry, Salmon River; Edgar and wife Brenda, British Columbia; aunt, Janet, Truro; 24 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her first husband, Tedford; son, Michael and a daughter in infancy. Cremation will take place. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m. Friday and a memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, both in the Mattatall Funeral Home, Truro, Rev. Brent Robertson officiating. Burial at a later date in the Watson Cemetery, Truro. Family flowers only; donations may be made to The Lung Association or to the Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro.
McKENNA, Kathryn Emma
McKENNA, Kathryn Emma - 80, 63 Willow St., Truro, formerly of North River, Colchester Co., died February 17, 1999, in the VG Site, QEII, Halifax. Born in Canning, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Percy Ellis. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Surviving are son, William "Bill", Truro; two granddaughters; a great-grandson; nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Carmen Bernard; brothers and sisters. Cremation has taken place. Memorial service 4 p.m. Saturday in Mattatall Funeral Home, Truro, Rev. William MacLeod officiating. Burial at a later date in Robie Street Cemetery, Truro. No visitation of flowers by request. Donations to any charity.
LUDDINGTON, George Spencer
LUDDINGTON, George Spencer - Formerly of Upper Stewiacke, died January 14, 1999, in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax. He was born May 6, 1935. He worked at Kirkwood Motel in Charlottetown for many years. He loved people and always had a smile and a joke. He was a self-taught musician he played several instruments and had a musical group. He entertained in the Seniors Homes around Prince Edward Island. He spent his early life in Upper Stewiacke where he attended school. Surviving are son, David; a granddaughter, both of Charlottetown; his mother, Viola Luddington, Truro; brothers, Francis and Bill Creelman, Upper Musquodoboit; Henry Creelman, Summerside, P.E.I.; sisters, Violet Crawly, Trenton; Betty Mann, New Glasgow; Helen Beaulieu, Paisley, Ont.; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brother, Gerald. Funeral was held January 19 in Cutcliff Funeral Home, Charlottetown. Burial at a later date in the People's Cemetery, Charlottetown.
BOUTILIER, Charles Anthony
BOUTILIER, Charles Anthony - 75, Port Caledonia, died February 17, 1999, in Glace Bay Health Care Complex. Born in Port Caledonia, he was a son of the late Charles and Katherine (Murrant) Boutilier. He was a member of St. Luke's Anglican Church, Port Caledonia. He worked as a miner in collieries #4, #20, #26, and retired from Phalen Colliery in 1987. Surviving are his wife, Norma (MacLean); daughter, Linda (Mrs. Walter Snow), Port Caledonia; sister, Margaret (Mrs. George MacLeod), Port Caledonia; two grandchildren. He was predeceased by brothers, William, Gordon. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Patten Funeral Home and Chapel, 71 Union St., Glace Bay. Funeral 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Luke's Anglican Church, Port Caledonia, Rev. D. Paul Findlay officiating. Burial to follow in St. Luke's Anglican Cemetery, Port Caledonia. Donations to any charity.
ASHLEY - In loving memory of Charles Ashley, who passed away February 19, 1953.
You told us many things in life,
That we would have to do,
But you never told us how to cope,
With the hurt of losing you.
Sadly missed and always remembered by Stanley and Paul Hines.
HARTLEN - In loving memory of our dear Mother, Doris
Hartlen, who passed away February 9, 1985.
When thoughts go back as they often do,
We treasure the memories we have of you,
This day is remembered and quietly kept,
No words are needed, we will never forget.
Always remembered and sadly missed by son Larry, daughter-in-law Judy and granddaughters Julie and Lisa.
SELLONS, D. Edward
SELLONS, D. Edward - 51, Western Avenue, Parrsboro, died February 13, 1999, in Highland View Regional Hospital, Amherst. Born in Parrsboro, he was a son of the late Edward Sellons and Rebecca (Phinney) Sellons, Parrsboro. He worked at the Parrsboro Co-op for 30 years. He served with the Parrsboro Volunteer Fire Department for 25 years and was a past member of the Parrsboro Citizen Band, the Parrsboro Curling Club and the Parrsboro Golf Club. In 1984 his team won the Nova Scotia Firefighters Curling Championship. He was an avid card player. Surviving are his wife, the former Debra Willigar; daughters, Heather, Jennifer, Brittany, at home; sisters, Linda (Mrs. John Meikle), Ottawa, Ont.; Lorene (Mrs. Stephen McGee), Ottawa; brother, Gordon, Halifax; several nieces and nephews. Funeral 2 p.m. Tuesday in St. George's Anglican Church, Parrsboro, Rev. Robert Richmond officiating. Burial in the church cemetery. Donations to St. George's Anglican Church or any charity.
MACPHERSON - In loving memory of Lola MacPherson, who passed away Feburary 15, 1998.
"Life's work well done"
Greatly missed by Doris and Gord.
RANKIN, Donald F.
RANKIN, Donald F. - 56, Dartmouth, died February 15, 1999, in the VG Site, QEII, in Halifax. He was a son of the former Annie Fisher, Dartmouth, and the late Hugh Donald Rankin. He lived for several years in Williams Lake, B.C. He is survived by sisters, Ann Rankin, Dartmouth; Catherine (Mrs. Richard Williams), Chester Basin; brothers, Arthur, Hundred Mile House, B.C.; John, Ottawa; Leo (and his wife Connie), Williams Lake, B.C.; nieces, Heather Williams and Monica (Rankin) Champ; nephews, Daniel and Robert Williams. There will be no visitation, funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, February 18, in St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church, Windmill Road, Dartmouth, Rev. Arthur Gouthro, SA, officiating. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hope Cottage or St. Vincent de Paul Society. Arrangements entrusted to Dartmouth Funeral Home.
CHAULK, Gerald Thomas
CHAULK - In loving memory of a dear husband and father, Gerald Thomas, who passed away February 9, 1998.
How do you write on paper the feelings you have inside,
Of the emptiness and heartache when the one you love has died.
You gave us many things in life, treasures great and small,
But most of all you gave us love, the greatest gift of all.
We stood beside your bedside, our hearts were crushed and sore,
We tended you with loving care till we could do no more.
Though it broke our hearts to lose you, you did not go alone,
For part of us went with you, the day God took you home.
You live with us in memory still, not just today, but always will.
Always loved and never forgotten, by wife Phyllis and daughter Paula Geraldine.
PURCELL, Arthur Maynard
PURCELL, Arthur Maynard - 79, Portuguese Cove, passed away April 13, 1999, in Camp Hill Veteran's Memorial Building, QEII. He was the son of the late Ernest and Irene (Redmond) Purcell. He was a veteran of the Second World War serving overseas with the RCASC. He was employed at the Halifax dockyard (yard craft division) for 32 years retiring in 1980. Surviving are sons, Ronald (Diane), David, Portuguese Cove; daughters, Brenda (Mrs. John Morris), Portuguese Cove; Bernice (Mrs. Arthur Hartnett); eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother, Cyril, sisters, Venita Smith, Portuguese Cove, Alice Blom, Halifax. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Eva Katherine; brothers, Vern, Ross; sister, Thelma Davis. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be Monday, April 19, at 7 p.m. in St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Ketch Harbour, Rev. Ronald Cairins officiating . In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or St. Anne's Cemetery.