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1 Wylie Louise KEMPTON of North Head, Grand Manan Island passed away unexpectedly on Friday May 7th, 2004. She was 59; Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis and Mary (Arbuckle) Marcy of Newton Upper Falls, Massachusetts, USA. She studied at Acadia University, and later at the University of British Columbia where she received her Masters of Education Degree, and Educational Administration. Teaching in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia, she had also held Principal ships in Alberta, British Columbia, and Grand Manan Island New Brunswick where she finished her career in teaching. She is survived by her husband Mr. Gordon Kempton, one sister Marilyn Commander of Duxbury Mass, USA, and two brothers Bruce Marcy of Newton Upper Falls, Mass, USA, and Ronald Marcy of Kerrville, Texas, USA. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to any Library, Educational Institution or charity of donors' choice. Funeral Arrangements are in care of Ells Funeral Home 1199Route 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
2 Kathleen M (Stanley) SMALL, 98, of Portland, Maine died in Portland, Maine. She was born on Grand Manan Island, Canada, a daughter of Peter D. and Bertha M. Johnston Stanley. She was educated in the Grand Manan Schools and graduated from High School there.Kathleen was a member of the First Baptist Church in Portland. She was predeceased by her husband Russell V. Small in 1982.Surviving is a son, Stanley D. Small and his wife Patricia of Saco, Maine; a sister, Mildred Johnson of South Portland, Maine; two grandchildren, Jeffrey D. Small of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, Jennifer L. Small of Gorham, Maine ; two step grandchildren, Clinton D. Rowell of Owensboro, Kentucky, Jennifer A. Brown of Harrison, Maine; one great granddaughter, Lauralee Small of Old Orchard Beach. Funeral services on June 2, 2004, interment will be at the Evergreen Cemetery in Portland, ME.
3 Dorothy GREEN MACNAUGHT, 87, formerly of Auburn, Maine, died Thursday, May 27, at Falmouth by the Sea, following a short illness.Born at Grand Manan, N.B., July 14, 1916, she was the daughter of Leon and Rose (Small) Green.Survivors include one daughter; three sons; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Private family committal will be held at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Maine.. Arrangements by the family owned PINETTE FUNERAL HOMES of Lewiston.
4 John M. LAMBERT, 93, of Moncton, passed away suddenly at at his residence on Monday, February 9, 2004. Born in Grand Manan on July 30, 1910. He was the son of the late Murray and Marcia (Small) Lambert. Before his retirement, John was the former Deputy Registar of Motor Vehicles. He enjoyed fishing and playing crib, he also loved sports, Hockey, Curling and he was a life member of the MCA. He is survived by his sister, Thyra Quartermain of Moncton. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, the former Edith (Whitney) Lambert and by his sisters, Mrs. Russell T. Bennett (Constance) and Ruth Lambert. Visitation is at Tuttle Bros. Funeral Home, 171 Lutz St. Moncton on Tuesday, February 10, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The Funeral Service will be held at Tuttle Bros. Memorial Chapel on Wednesday, February 11, 2004 at 200 pm. with Rev. James MacDonald officiating. Interment will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Moncton in the spring. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Bros. Funeral Home, (506) 857-8564. www.tuttlefuneralhome.com
5 At the Saint John Regional Hospital on Tuesday February 3, 2004, Harvey Malcolm BENSON, 90, of Saint John, husband of Thelma (Ingersoll) Benson. Born in Seal Cove, Grand Manan, he was a son of the late Leavitt and Marguerite (Harvey) Benson. He had worked for 40 years as a Lighthouse Keeper and Technician with the Federal Department of Transportation and had been retired for 28 years. He attended Hillcrest Baptist Church. Surviving in addition to his wife Thelma is one son; Cameron Benson of Saint John, two brothers; Raye Benson of Grand Manan and Laurence and his wife Geraldine Benson of Grand Manan, one sister; Leah Patterson of Grand Manan, three grandchildren; Duane and his wife Wanda Benson of Saint John, Shaun and his wife Shelley Benson of Moncton and Michelle Benson of Hamilton Ont., six great grandchildren; Amber, Kyle, Lauren, Brooke, Shayla, and Maxwell Benson, one niece; Edith Cook and one nephew; William Benson. He was predeceased by his daughter-in-law Jeanette Benson. Resting at CASTLE "Fallsview" Funeral Home, 309 Lancaster Ave., Saint John West (634-1701). Funeral Service will be held at the "Fallsview" Chapel, Friday 1 pm, February 6, 2004. Interment will be in Cedar Hill Extension Cemetery. Visiting at "Fallsview" on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Donations may be made to either Hillcrest Baptist Church or the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation. Following the interment a reception will take place at the Fallsview Family Reception Centre. www.castlefh.com
6 Frances C. PARKER GREENLAW, died on January 6, 2004 at the Saint John Regional Hospital in the arms of her best friend and companion Blaine Thorne. Raised on Grand Manan, Fran was predeceased by her dad Cleveland Parker and mom Vivian and sister Shirley Harris. A long time employee of Connor's Brothers Ltd. in Black's Harbour, Fran was dedicated to improving the work environment for others. Fran lived life with zest and humour. Her enthusiastic spirit and wit will be missed by those whose lives she touched with her generosity. Fran is survived by her soulmate Blaine Thorne, three sisters Nancy (Neil) Smith, and Doreen Green both of Saint John and Carrie (Eugene) Cronk of Grand Manan, several nieces and nephews and many close friends. A memorial service will be held at the St. George Funeral Home, Saturday, January 10th, 2004 at 1:00 pm (755-3533). Remembrances may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. www.stgeorgefh.ca
7 Natalie E. HARVEY BLANCH left this world peacefully, April 13, 2002, at a Machias, Maine health-care facility. She was born Jan. 19, 1909, on Grand Manan, the daughter of Albert and Alice (Foster) Harvey of Grand Harbour. She was educated on Grand Manan, continuing her education at Chipman Memorial Hospital in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, where she received a degree in nursing, a career she dearly loved. She was employed at the Chipman Hospital, until she met and married Lester Blanch and moved to Lubec, Maine. In Lubec, she worked for many years with Dr. Eben Bennett. Natalie enjoyed knitting, quilting and many other crafts. She designed and created many beautiful quilts, afghans and sweaters for family and friends. She was fond of gardening, traveling and spending time with her family. She was a 50 year member of the Lubec Grange. She is survived by her son, Burton Blanch and his wife, Elinor of Charlotte, Maine; her granddaughter, Bonita Blanch of Bath, Maine; her niece, Alice and her husband, Francis Harvey of Smith's Falls, Ontario; her nephew, Albert Harvey of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. She was predeceased by her husband, Lester; brothers, Robert Harvey and Foster Harvey of Grand Manan. Friends may call 7-8 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2002, at the Flagg Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at the Olson Cemetery, Lubec, with Bishop Tim Sanford, officiating. Contributions in her memory may be made to the charity of one's choice.
8 Thelma STANLEY GOULD, 90, died Sept. 3, 2002, at her home in Surry, Maine. She was born Dec. 2, 1911, at Grand Manan Island, N.B., Canada, a daughter of Percy and Ina (Benson) Stanley. Thelma attended Shead High School in Eastport, Maine. She was a clerk and buyer for Willey's for many years. She enjoyed fishing and camping with her husband and loved gardening, especially flowers. Thelma was a long- time member of United Baptist Church of Ellsworth, where she taught Sunday School and was Treasurer of the Sunday School for many years. She was a member of Baptist Ladies Aid. Thelma was also a past member of Irene Chapter No. 97 O.E.S. She did volunteer work for many years at Blue Hill, Maine Memorial Hospital and at Collier's Health Care Center. She was very fond of her several grandchildren and great-grandchildren and spent time with them whenever possible. She is survived by her husband, Horace H. Gould of Surry; two daughters, Judie Skofield of Columbus, Ohio and Jeri Mullin and her husband, Alan Drew of Portland, Maine; two stepchildren, Dr. Robert P. Gould and his wife, Nancy of Skowhegan, Maine and Nancy Stenger and her husband, Rolla of Gouldsboro, Maine; two sisters, Juanita Howard and her husband, Joseph of Washington, Maine and Marylin Benson of Windham, Maine ; 10 grandchildren; several great- grandchildren; and one great-great- grandchild. A service of remembrance will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6, 2002, at United Baptist Church, Ellsworth, with the Rev. John Dunn officiating. Friends are invited for fellowship and refreshments, served by the Ladies Aid, at the church following the service. Interment will be at Woodbine Cemetery, Ellsworth, Maine . Memorial donations may be made to the Baptist Youth Camp, in care of United Baptist Church, 38 Pine St., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Arrangements by Jordan Funeral Home, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth.
9 BUCKS HARBOR, Maine- Milton E. HUNTLEY, 94, passed away Jan. 14, 2003, at a Machias, Maine health-care facility. He was born at Grand Manan Island, N.B. Canada, Jan. 6, 1909, the son of Raymond M. and Eva (Wilcox) Huntley. Milton spent his younger life in Jonesport, Maine. In 1928, he enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard, retiring in 1943 as TTI chief electrician's mate. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and his gardens. He was a member of the Bucks Harbor, Maine Baptist Church and later a member of the House of Prayer in Portland, Maine. He was predeceased by his first wife, Elizabeth (Berry) Huntley in 1978; a half-brother, Clarence Huntley in 1946; a brother, James W. Huntley in 1999 and a sister, Myrtle Grace in 1996. He is survived by his wife, Ida (Colbeth) Huntley; a stepson, Alton C. Berry of Machias; a stepgranddaughter, Janet Billings and husband, Raymond of Southwest Harbor,Maine; two great-stepgrand-children, Kim Arruda and husband, Joseph of Windham, Maine; and Kevin McCurdy of Machias; a sister, Phyllis Chandler of Jonesport; a sister-in-law, Lillian (Lenfestey) Huntley of Jonesport; a half- brother, Winslow Huntley and wife, Inez of Raytown, Missouri.; a nephew, Travis Thompson and wife, Carol of Hancock, Maine and several nieces and nephews and cousins. At Milton's request, there will be no visiting hours. A graveside service will be held later in the spring. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in his memory to the charity of ones choice. Arrangements are in the care of Bragdon-Kelley-Campbell Funeral Home, Machias.
10 Warren W. INGALLS of Harvey Station and formerly of Fredericton and Grand Manan passed away November 28, 2003 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital. Born at Ingalls Head, Grand Manan on August 13, 1916, he was a son of the late Milledge and Viola (Green) Ingalls. Warren was a veteran of the Second World War and landed at Juno Beach in France and then on to northern Germany. Following the war, he returned to Grand Manan to operate his own fishing boat. In 1968 he began working for the civil service, continuing until his retirement in 1981. In his retirement years he enjoyed bowling, oil painting and reading. Warren is survived by his wife of 54 years, Annie C. (Carr) Ingalls; two daughters, Susan Williams (Gary) and Jennifer Underhill (Tom), both of Harvey Station; two granddaughters, Lesley Bennett (Francis) and Katherine Underhill, both of Harvey Station; a grandson, Jared Williams (Erika), McAdam; two great grandchildren, Alexander and Taylor Bennett; a sister, Marjorie Graham, Grand Manan; a sister-in-law, Audrey Ingalls, Grand Manan; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a daughter, Elizabeth Cecelia Ingalls, a brother Robert Ingalls and a brother-in-law, Lyle Graham. Visiting hours will be held at Swan Funeral Home, 1826 Highway 3, Harvey Station on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from the funeral home chapel on Wednesday, December 3, 2003 at 2 p.m. Rev. George Clark officiating. Interment will be later at Acton Cemetery. For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Warren, the family has suggested the Acton Cemetery, the Harvey Ambulance or a charity of the donor's choice. The family mailing address is Box 328, Harvey Station, NB E6K 3W9 www.flewellingswan.com
11 Rev. Burrell H. CROSS Of Norland, Ontario, passed away suddenly but peacefully at home on December 1, 2002. Born in Lansdowne, Ontario on July 26, 1914 he committed his life to his Saviour Jesus Christ as a child and at age 36 entered into ministry with the Pentecostal Church; pastored in Ontario as well as in Grand Manan and Woodstock, N.B. He was predeceased by wife Irene and 1 grandchild Gina Beth. Rev. Cross is survived by devoted spouse Winnie, 2 sons, Burrell Cross (Bonnie) of Fredericton, their children Jared, Jesse, Jenna and Joel (Newmarket Ontario) Winston (Joan) of Fenelon Falls Ontario, their children Scott, Pamela, Vicky, Joy and Cindy. one daughter Rhona, of Ottawa Ontario, children Debra, Catherine and Jamie and 15 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held at Jardines Funeral Home at Shiloh Christian Center, Fenelon Falls. Funeral service will take place December 5 at 1pm. For those who wish, donations can be made to Shiloh Memorial Fund Fenelon Falls, Ontario. [Pastored on Grannd Manan]
12 Charles Graham PLANT, eldest son of the late Charles R. and Hazel F. Plant, died Dec 13, 2002 at home in Sardis B.C. after a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Glennie (Titus); one daughter, Debra Humphries; and three grandchildren, Chris (Kara), Nick (Krista), and Diana; all of B.C., and one brother, G. Fred Plant (Betty) of Moncton, and several nieces and nephews. Born in Sydney, Graham moved to Moncton with his parents in 1930, and attended Moncton schools and Mt. "A" Academy in Sackville, N.B.. He joined the Royal Bank before enlisting in the Royal Canadian Navy during WW II. He served on H.M.C.S. Orkney in the North Atlantic as a A/S Astec Operator. After the war he re-joined the Royal Bank and in 1947 married Glennie Titus of Grand Manan Island. Through the bank, he lived in Moncton, Sackville, Saint John, NB and Montreal, Que, and Vancouver, BC, where he retired in 1977. A family memorial service will be held in Sardis, BC at a time to be announced. [spouse was Glennie TITUS]
13 Stanley C.E. BATEMAN died Jan 15, 2003 (school principal in Grand Harbour)
14 Anna Bell ELLIS Hillman passed away peacefully on February 5, 2003 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Grand Manan, NB on February 7, 1945. She was 57. She was the daughter of Valor (Lambert) Ellis and the late Robert Ellis. She was the past president of the Autism Society of New Brunswick. She is survived by her husband Allan W. Holman of Ritchie, NB; one son Bruce Holman of Ritchie, NB; one daughter Melanie Haitien (Holman) and her husband Greg as will as two grandsons, Chandler and Fletcher Haitien of Carleton Place, ON; two brothers Perry (Donna) Ellis of Grand Manan NB and Robert (Paulette) Ellis of Muramic ON; two sisters Elizabeth (Jack) Angeles and Sandra Ellis all of Grand Manan NB and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be at York Funeral Home, 302 Broadside Dr. Fredericton NB on Friday February 7, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9PM. Funeral service will be held from the Sunset Pentecostal Church on Saturday at 1PM with Pastor Joseph Beasley and Pastor Peter Smith officiating. Interment will take place at the Holman Cemetery, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, remembrances to a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated by the family. Personal condolences may be offered through, www.yorkfh.com
15 Edna Frances SMALL , 85 of White Head Island, Grand Manan, passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Saturday evening, February 8th,2003, after a lengthy illness. Mrs. Small was the daughter of the late Darrell and Gertrude (Trask) Cheney of Little River, N.S. Mrs. Small was the Post Mistress on White Head for 23 years and a member of the White Head Baptist Church. Survived by one daughter, Claudie Barnett (Donald) of Fredericton; one son, Russell Small (Hanna) of Oakville, Ontario; six grandchildren, Drew Simpson (Sharon), Jane Gillies (Kevin), Michael Barnett (Chantal), Kevin Barnett (Tracey), Ryan Small (Vesna), Darren Small (Robin); several great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Small was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was predeceased by her husband, Gladwyn, September 2001 also she was predeceased by two sisters, Ruth, Artis and two half sisters, Twilah, Rozelle and one half brother, Cameron. The family will receive friends and relatives at the White Head Baptist Church on Tuesday February 11th, 2-4 and 7-9 pm from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 2 pm with Rev. James Appleby officiating. In memory of Edna, donations to the White Head Baptist Church Memorial Fund or the the charity of the donors choice would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of Ells Funeral Home, 1199 Route 776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506) 662-3116 or www.ells.ca) White Head Cemetery
16 Roland Sidney BISHOP passed away peacefully on Feb. 28, 2003. He was born on Grand Manan Island, NB. Roland was well known from coast to coast as he served in WWII as well as retired from the Royal Canadian Navy as a P2BN4. Predeceased by his wife Muriel. Survived by his son Roland Frederick (Paula) grandchildren Kristoffer, Kimberlee (Jay), Rick (Maria), Rene, great grandchildren Jessica and Freddy all of Boston. Also survived by his daughter Lynda Bishop granddaughters Chantale (Tony) Snelling, Crystal Edmondson all of Cloverdale. Survived by sisters Virgina, Dot, Joan (Bob), Betty and brother Doug (Jenny). Roland has left a mark on everyone he has ever come in contact with and will be greatly missed.
17 The death of Velma Kathleen COX, age 84, of Hampton, NB, occurred on Thursday, March 20, 2003 at the home of her daughter in Fredericton, NB. Born in Castalia, Grand Manan, NB, she was the daughter of the late Grover and Mabel Guptill. Her husband, Edgar Cox, predeceased her in 1988. Velma was a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church in Hampton and was a member of Hampton Branch #28, Royal Canadian Legion for over 50 years. Velma is survived by two daughters Carol Bray and Marion Beyea of Fredericton, NB; two sons Harold Cox of Hampton, NB and Phillip Cox of Sackville, NS; two sisters Betty Green and Lena Green of Castalia, Grand Manan; 12 grandchildren Marnie Schwarz, Mark Bray, Kari Dunfield, Robin Beyea, Sarah Beyea of Fredericton, NB; Martin Beyea of Coldwater, ON, Chantal Cox, Sheelagh Cox, Tim Cox of Hampton, NB and Stephanie Cox, Jennifer Cox, Heather Cox of Sackville, NS; six great grandchildren Charlotte Schwarz, Louise Schwarz, Lars Schwarz and Noah Schwarz of Fredericton, NB and Tara Beyea and Leila Beyea of Coldwater, ON. Velma was predeceased by her brother Burton Guptill. Visitation will be held from 2-4 pm and 7-9pm Sunday, March 23 at Reid's Funeral Home (832-5541), 1063 Main Street, Hampton. The funeral will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, March 24 at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Kennebecasis River Road, Hampton with Rev. Ed Coleman officiating. A reception will follow the service. Interment in Fernhill Cemetery, Saint John. There will be a Hampton Legion Auxiliary Service at 7pm at the funeral home. www.reidsfh.com
18 Peacefully, following a brief illness, at the Saint John Regional Hospital August 16 2003, Myrtle M. (Griffin) JUSTASON,wife of the late Reginald A. Justason of Blacks Harbour, NB. Born in Grand Manan, NB on December 2, 1929 she was a daughter of the late Harley and Maude (Zwicker) Griffin. A loving mother, grandmother and sister she is survived by two sons, Lanny (Sandra) Justason of Pennfield, and Blair (Sharon) Justason of Westfield; four grandchildren, Karen (Fred) Brennan of St. George, Kevin (Tammy) Justason of Pennfield, Danny Justason and Adam Justason both of Westfield; two great grandchildren Kevin Allan Justason and Jarrod Thomas Brennan; one brother Vance (Phyllis) Griffin of Wirral, NB several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband she was recently predeceased by her special friend John Blagdon, one brother Clifford Griffin and one sister Helen Elischer. Resting at the Wesleyan Church in Blacks Harbour from where the service will be held on Monday at 2:00 pm followed by interment in the Blacks Harbour Community Cemetery. Visiting on Sunday 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm. In Myrtle's memory donations to the New Brunswick Heart and Stroke Foundation, Wesleyan Church Building Fund, or Charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. ( www.stgeorgefh.ca )
19 John P FLAGG, Senior Constable, Ontario Provincial Police, 35 Year Veteran, tragically lost his life in the line of duty as a member of the Ontario Provincial Police, doing what he loved, serving the public of Ontario, on Sunday, September 20th, 2003, at the age of 55 years. Loving husband of 32 years to Joan (nee Mills). Cherished son of Reg and Joyce Flagg of Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick. Dear brother of Roger of Bedford, Nova Scotia, and Janet Morse and her husband Raymond also of Grand Manan, N.B. Loving father of Brenda Brewster and her husband Paul of East Lyme, Connecticut, Roxanne Boisvert and her partner Cindy of Brampton, and Michelle Bedard and her husband Debert of St. Catharines. Proud Grandfather of Amy, Kelly, Brendan, and Justin. Lovingly remembered by his sister-in-law Adele Hall and her husband Don of Grimsby, Ont. Visitation took place at The James Reid Funeral Home, Kingston, Ont. on September 24th, the funeral service was held on Thursday, September 25th, from the Verona Free Methodist Church, Verona, Ont. at 11 AM. With Pastor Kent Brandy officiating with Cremation following the service, after which John will be going home to Grand Manan Island, N.B. at a later date. Expressions of sympathy, memorial donations were received to the Cardiac Care Unit at the Kingston General Hospital and to the Small Animal Clinic at the University of Guelph, in New Brunswick memorial donations may be made to the New Brunswick Heart and Stroke Foundation or to The Grand Manan Rotary Memorial Trust Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Memorial arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
20 Bernard D. LORIMER, 81, passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Saturday, October 18th, 2003. Born on Wood Island, N.B., he was the son of the late Lyman and Birdie (Guptill) Lorimer. He is survived by one sister, Mrs. Annie Foote of Seal Cove, and one brother, Delbert Lorimer (Helene) of Chillawak, B.C., also several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by two sisters, Leona Arnold and Miriam Kelley. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, October 22nd, at Central Wesleyan Church, Grand Harbour, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Kirk Perry officiating. Interment was in the family plot Wood Island on Tuesday, October 21st. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
21 Clifton Turner INGERSOLL passed away on November 3rd, 2003 at the Grand Manan Hospital. Clifton was born and raised on Grand Manan Island, son of the late Carleton and Ethel Ingersoll. He worked for Irving Oil, labored in the fishing industry, attended the Military College in Kingston, ON, and served as a crew member on the Grand Manan IV for several years. He leaves behind his two sons Karl (Elaine) Ingersoll of Fredericton, NB, and Turner (Ruth) Ingersoll of Belleville, ON, his grandchildren Kristie, Erin, Karl Bradley, Tira and Tayson, one great granddaughter Taylor Sue, one brother Sherwin Ingersoll, also several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sisters Alma Tatton and Velma Losier. Clifton's loss will be keenly felt among friends and family in the days to come. To those who knew him well, he will be forever remembered as a dear father, friend and a man of principle and integrity. On November 7th, from 2-4 PM the family and friends of Clifton Turner Ingersoll will be welcoming guests to drop in for a time of reflection in honor of his life at Ells Funeral Home. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
22 At the QE Hospital, surrounded by his daughters, the death occurred peacefully of Edgar STONE, Rusticoville on November 12, 2003, age 85 years. Born December 3, 1918, He was the son of the late Ernest and Editha (Ingersoll) Stone of Grand Manan ,NB. Predeceased by his wife Mary (nee Bradley), Brothers Bernard and Austin Stone, and Grandsons Adam and Brett. He is survived by his daughters Chrystal (David Feth), Vancouver, Twilah (Wayne MacKinnon), Charlottetown.One sister Ernestine (Stone) Worthen of Grand Manan, NB, his Granddaughter Marcelle, Vancouver and Great-granddaughter Sophie. Also by his former caregiver and best friend Sylvia. Mr. Stone was a veteran of WW2. The remains rested at Central Queens Funeral Home, New Glasgow, PEI. Services were held on Friday November 14,2003 conducted by Rev. E. Paul Wilkie. A legion service was also conducted. Interment in the New Glascow Cemetery.
23 Peacefully, at the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB on April 2, 2004, Ruth GREENLAW, widow of H. Burdett Greenlaw. Born on Grand Manan Island, NB, on July 15, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Leonard Guptill and Lena M. (Lakeman) Guptill. A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by one son, Pastor Laurie Greenlaw (Barbara) of Millerton, PA; one granddaughter, Denise Hultz (Daryl) of Millerton, PA; one grandson, Brock Greenlaw (Laurie Ann) of Elmira, NY; three great-granddaughters, Kara, Paige, and Lorelei of Elmira, NY; three great-grandsons, Derek of Elmira, NY, Nicholas and Joshua of Millerton, PA; one sister, Kathleen Stuart of Lambertville, Deer Island, NB; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by two brothers, Samuel and Leonard, and two sisters, Beatrice and Frances. Ruth was employed as an office clerk, working in the Payroll Department over 20 years, until her retirement with H. W. Welch Ltd., and was a member of the Wesleyan Church Blacks Harbour, NB. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533), with visiting on Sunday, April 4, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 7 pm. The service will be held at The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel at the St. George Funeral Home on Sunday, April 4, 2004 at 7: 30 pm. with Rev. Bruce Cheney officiating. Interment will take place at the St. George Rural Cemetery in the spring. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Passamaquoddy Lodge would be appreciated by the family. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)
24 The death of Nelson Hartley RANDALL, of Moores Mills, NB., occurred on Saturday March 13, 2004, at the Charlotte County Hospital. Born in Grand Manan, NB., on February 11, 1953, he was a son of Edith Velda (Greene) Randall, and the late L. Kitchener Randall. Besides his mother, he is survived by one brother, Wade (Joanne) Randall of L'Etete, NB., two sisters, June Barrett, of Back Bay, NB., and Mary Randall, of Saint John, NB., Cousins, Velda, and Theresa, several nieces and nephews, and many friends, and special friend Jamie. Nelson was a Social Worker, working with special needs children, and was a member of the Church of Christ in L'Etete, NB. Resting at the Church of Christ in L'Etete, with visiting on Monday and Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The service will be held at the Church of Christ in L'Etete on Wednesday, March 17, 2004, at 2:00 pm., with Rev. Giles Mullen officiating. Interment will take place at the St. George Rural Cemetery in the Spring. In lieu of flowers, Donations to the Charlotte County Cancer, or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. St. George Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements (755 - 3533) (www.stgeorgefh.ca)
25 Peacefully, at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour, NB, on March 23, 2004, Madge Oridell (Wilson) STOVER, wife of the late Frank Warren Stover, formerly of Fairhaven, NB. Born in Grand Harbour, Grand Manan, NB on October 5, 1924, she was a daughter of the late John and Eva Mae (Cossaboom) Wilson. A loving mother and grandmother, Madge is survived by one son, Carl Stover of Fairhaven, NB; one daughter, Joyce Richardson of Tampa, Florida; three grandchildren, Susan Richardson of Leonardville, NB, Roy Bennett of Saint John, NB and Glenn Bennett (Jamie Babineau) of Blacks Harbour, NB, two great-granddaughter, Selene Babineau and Kathy Marie; one sister, Ina Lord of Fairhaven, NB; two nieces, one nephew, and several cousins. Besides her husband, she was pre-deceased by one son, Glenn Stover, and one sister, Emeline Wilson. Madge was a member of the Fairhaven Baptist Church. She was a former Charter Member of the O.E.S. West Isle #55 and a current member of the O.E.S. Granite Chapter #15 of St. George. She loved gardening and travelling. Resting at the Fairhaven Baptist Church, Fairhaven, NB, where the service will be held on Saturday at 2:00 pm, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Calder's Head, NB. Visiting at the church on Thursday from 7-9 pm and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. An Eastern Star Service will be held at the church on Friday at 7pm. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. ( www.stgeorgefh.ca )
26 Melba MargueritaOLGILVIE of London, Ontario and Grand Manan, New Brunswick died peacefully in her sleep at Marian Villa on May 11, 2004 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson's disease. She was predeceased by her husband Walter (1968), and is survived by her son David, daughter-in-law Joyce, and grandchildren Peter and Alison Ogilvie. Cremation has taken place and there will be a memorial service in July at the Church of the Ascension, Grand Manan, New Brunswick. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Mount Hope Memorial Fund (St. Joseph's Health Care London), or the Church of the Ascension, Grand Manan, N.B. would be appreciated by the family.
27 The death of Robertta Grace PARKER loving wife of Leman Parker, of Grand Manan, occurred on Wednesday June 16, 2004 at the Grand Manan Hospital. Born 1922 in Saint John, NB, she was the daughter of the late Frederick Allan and Vida Pearl (Burgess) Flewelling. Besides her loving husband Leman, she is survived by her children Vernon, Leman Jr., and Darlene Paker and Felicity Rogers; brothers Burton Flewelling and Alvin F. Flewelling; sister Leola Bond; five grandchildren; one great grandchild; several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, son Gary Parker; sister Marion O'Hare and brother Ernest Flewelling predeceased her. By request there will be no visitation. Following cremation, a private family service will take place at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (506-646-2424). www.fundyfuneralhome.com
28 George Owen. PARKER, born December 5th, 1919, passed away on July 5th, 2004 at age 84 years. He is the son of the late George Skiffington Parker and Norah Lydia (Griffin) Parker. Born on Grand Manan Island and spent formative years in McAdam. Owen is survived by wife, Isobel (Mehan) Parker, St. Andrews, NB, daughters, Debbie Vass (Peter), Halifax, NS, Wanda Parker Bell (Blaine), Toronto, Ont., son, Thomas Owen Parker, St. Andrews, NB, five grandchildren, Morgan, Rachel, Annie, Drew and Vinny. Owen is also survived by one brother, Warren Parker (Terry), St. Andrews, NB, sister, Faith Bronson (Robert), Cazenovia, New York, and sister-in-law, Sylvia Parker, St. Andrews, NB, several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by brother, Wiley Parker. Owen was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 8, having served five years, 1940-45, abroad in the RCAF, attached to the RAF, Air Gunner Radio Operator on Coastal Command in the British Isles. He was appointed Pilot Officer in November of 1943. No visitation will be held by request. A Memorial Service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, St. Andrews, NB on Thursday July 8th, 2004 at 3 pm with Canon John Matheson officiating. Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 8 will conduct a tribute service. Reception at the Royal Canadian Legion, St. Andrew, NB following the service. In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
29 Dorothy Alicia INGRAHAM died on Tuesday afternoon June 17th, 2003, age 87, of 19 Spruce St., Sussex, NB unexpectedly passed away at the Sussex Health Center. Born in St. Stephen, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Dora (Guptill) Bishop. Mrs. Ingraham was a bookkeeper and a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Harbour, NB. She married her husband, Ronald Douglas Ingraham of Saint John, NB, in 1940. She was predeceased by her husband in 1991. She is survived by one daughter Margaret Elizabeth (Ingraham) Baydar of Halifax, NS, one son William Ronald Ingraham of Kemble, ON, three sisters Elizabeth (Betty) Wilson of Sussex, NB, Joan Frawley of Norton, NB and Virginia (Ginny) Emmerson of Saint John, NB and one brother Doug Bishop of Penetang, ON. She is also survived by three grandchildren, Linda and Alan Ingraham both of Toronto, ON, and Andy Boyles of Halifax, NS. A private family memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 21st, at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Manan, at 12:00 (noon) with Rev. Howard Anningson officiating. Internment will follow in the family plot of the Pioneer Cemetery Extension, Grand Harbour, N.B. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
30 Lloyd Everett KEATING 95, of Grand Manan and formerly of Moncton passed away peacefully July 2004 after a lengthy illness at the Grand Manan Nursing Home. He was the son of the late John and Myrtle (Killiam) Keating of Moncton. Mr. Keating graduated from Aberdeen High School, attended Dalhousie College and then attended Chicago YMCA College. He served one year as a director of Physical Ed at Mount Royal YMCA, another year as director at Moncton YMCA, followed as director at the Halifax School for the Blind. He enrolled in University of NB Law School, in Saint John, graduating in 1937. Returning to Moncton he joined the firm of Allen and Allen for five years. In 1943 he took over the law practice of W.E. McMonagle. In 1957 he was appointed clerk of the Supreme Court for the Circuit Court in Westmorland County, and also served as Provincial Prosecuter in Moncton, Shediac, Buctouche and surrounding areas. He was treasurer of the Westmorland Progressive Conservative Association.. Later he served on the executive of the Moncton Liberal Association and also on City Council for several terms. He retired in 1986 after practicing law for over fifty years. He was a member of the Upland's Baptist Church, Salisbury Road, and North Head Baptist Church, Grand Manan, a life member of the NB Barristers Association and the Moncton Flying Club. He was an avid tennis player and a talented pianist and had enjoyed performing and producing several concerts and recitals over the years. Mr. Keating is survived by his wife Della B. (Huntley) (Daggett) Keating, four step Sons Russell(Ida) of B.C., Claude (Helen) of Seal Cove, Layne (Helena) of B.C., William (Linda) of Grand Manan, one step daughter Bonnie (Allen) Benson of Saint John,nephew John (Pat) Keating,nephew Frank (Jan) Keating, neice Ann (Ron) Porter, fourteen step grand children, 20 step great grand children. Mr. Keating was predeceased by his first wife Jerri (Wilson) Keating of Saint John, who passed away in 1970, one nephew Robert. And one step Grand Child Benjamin Benson. Visitation for family Tuesday 2-4p.m. and friends 7-9p.m. at Ells Funeral Home, 1199 Rte776, Grand Manan. The funeral service will be held from North Head Baptist Church, Wednesday, July 21, at 2PM with Rev. Ron Ford officiating assisted by Rev. Earl Hodgkins, Interment to follow in the family plot Hillside Cemetery, Seal Cove. Donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G1G2(506-662-3116) Or (www.ells.ca)
31 Hilda Myrtle BROWN 98, of Seal Cove, Grand Manan Island passed away at her home, Thursday morning, June 24, 2004. Born in Seal Cove, she was the daughter of Frank and Hattie (Benson) Ingersoll. Mrs Brown was a homemaker, and worked boning and stringing herring as well as working as a merchant with her late husband Melvin. She was a member of the Seal Cove Baptist Church where she played the piano for many years. She is survived by five daughters, Beulah (Howard) Ingalls, Grand Harbour, Estella Harvey, Seal Cove, Meredith (Mae) (Owen) Ingalls, Seal Cove, Greta Frost, North Head, Ellen Bleumortier, North Head; one son, Lincoln Ross Brown, Seal Cove; also survived by 21 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren and eight great great grandchildren. Predeceased by one daughter Irma Middleton, Sussex, one sister Esther Morse Benson, and one brother Ross Ingersoll. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Friday, June 25th, 2004 from 2-4 pm. The funeral service will be held from the Seal Cove Baptist Church on Sunday, June 27th, at 3:00 pm. with Rev. Robert Trites officiating. Interment to follow at Hillside Cemetery, Seal Cove. The family has requested donations to the Seal Cove Baptist Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
32 Agnes Myrtle FOOTE , 98 of King Street, Seal Cove, Grand Manan, passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Monday afternoon, June 21st, 2004. Born at Seal Cove, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Alice (Benson) Fraser. Mrs. Foote was a homemaker, and worked as a Packer for Connor Bros. Seal Cove plant retiring in 1970. A member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church. She is survived by three sons Theodore (Betty) Foote, Seal Cove, Rev. Kenneth Foote [Obit #275] (Judith) of Saint John, Wilbur Foote (Zelda) of Grand Harbour. Sixteen grandchildren, and nineteen great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Otis Randall Foote, one daughter Bernice, one sister Roberta and two brothers Kenneth Fraser and Roosevelt Fraser. Visitation will take place at the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church on Tuesday 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM from where the funeral will be held on Wednesday, June 23rd at 1:00 PM with Rev. Ward McComiskey officiating, assisted by Rev. Kenneth Foote. Interment to follow in the family plot Hillside Cemetery, Seal Cove. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
33 Doris A. GREEN At the Grand Manan Hospital on June 9th, 2004 Mrs. Doris A. Green of Seal Cove, Grand Manan Island passed away, she was 87. Born in Knoxford, NB, she was the daughter of the late Wilmot and Pearl Estey. Doris left home to find work in the late 1930's in Black's Harbour where she met Deverne, they later married and moved to Seal Cove where they made their home and raised their family. She was a faithful member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church and a loving wife and mother to her family. She is survived by her husband Mr. Deverne M. Green Sr., one daughter Mrs. Judy (John) Lewandowski of Halifax, four sons, Mr. Deverne Green Jr. of Castalia, NB, Mr. Perley Green of Kamloops, BC, Mr. Elwin (Wendy) Green of Milton, ON, and Mr. Hallet (Connie) Green of Saint John, NB, also one sister Mrs. Elva Elliott of Centerville, NB, and one sister-in-law Delores, nine grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one brother Malcolm Estey. Visiting hours will be held at the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, and the Funeral Service will be held from the Church Saturday, June 12th, 2004 at 1:30pm with Pastor Ward McComiskey officiating, interment to follow at the family plot at the Hillside Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
34 Louise Ruth (Ingersoll) MCLAUGHLIN, 91, of Seal Cove, Grand Manan passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital on Thursday evening, February 27th, 2003, after a brief illness. Born in Seal Cove, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Menerva (Benson) Ingersoll of Woodwards Cove, N.B. Louise and Laurence were wed on Grand Manan Island, living in Saint John during the War years. Due to the illness of one of their sons they moved to Boston, Mass. Later they settled and worked in Nobleboro, Maine. In later years during retirement they returned home to Grand Manan and settled in Seal Cove. Louise was an avid reader and she enjoyed people, discussions on any topic, and certainly will be missed by many. Louise is survived by one daughter Lauren (Rev. James) McLaughlin-Butler, Saint John, N.B. Eleven grandchildren, ten great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Laurence Donald, two daughters Thelma and Carolyn, three sons Francis, Cameron and Anthony, two sisters Zelma, and Marie, three brothers Leonard, Nelson (Johnnie), and a twin brother in infancy. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Grand Harbour on Saturday 2-4 PM, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Seal Cove United Baptist Church, on Sunday, March 2nd, 2003 at 1 PM with Rev. Robert Trites officiating. An interment service will be held at a later date in the spring at Hillside Cemetery, Seal Cove, N.B. Donations to the Seal Cove United Baptist Church Memorial Fund or to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca).
35 After a lengthy illness Mrs. Elizabeth L. MCLAUGHLIN passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Thursday, September 4th, 2003, she was 91. She was the daughter of the late John and Mabel (Small) Cossaboom of White Head Island. She is survived by her daughter Dora McLaughlin of Deep Cove, her son James P.M. (Brenda) McLaughlin of Seal Cove. Five grandchildren Todd (Jenny), Peter, Toby (Trisha), and Robyn, and Sarah L'Aventure, as well as five great grandchildren Ashley, Tanner, Jane, Madison, and Mya. Mrs. McLaughlin was predeceased by her husband Mr. Glenn H. McLaughlin and one sister Mrs. Ruby Cleland. There will be no visitation by request of the family and a private family Funeral Service Saturday September 6th, 2003, with interment to follow at the family plot at Hillside Cemetery, Seal Cove, N.B.. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
36 Phyllis E. WILCOX 87, of Deep Cove, Grand Manan, passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Sunday evening October 12th, 2003. Born in Seal Cove, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Rhoda (Foster) Nelson. Mrs. Wilcox was a devoted mother, an avid gardener and loved to work in her many beautiful flower beds around her home. She also worked for a short time as the assistant light keeper of Southern Head Light on Grand Manan, a member of the Seal Cove Baptist Church, and served as the Secretary Treasurer of the Sunday School for several years, and a member of the Womans Missionary Society. Mrs. Wilcox is survived by one daughter Elaine Maker (Rodger) of Deep Cove, one brother George Nelson (Geraldine) of Seal Cove, two grandchildren Andrew Maker of Seal Cove and Kevin Maker of North Head, as well as nieces and nephews. Mrs. Wilcox was predeceased by her husband Forrest Sherwood Wilcox (1987), one sister Vera Fleet, and one brother Elgie Nelson. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Seal Cove Baptist Church on Monday evening 7-9 PM, and on Tuesday 2-4 PM, 7-9 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 15th, at 1:00 PM with Rev. Robert Trites officiating, with interment to follow in the family plot in Hillside Cemetery, Seal Cove. The family has requested donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or to the Seal Cove Baptist Church Memorial Fund in memory of Mrs. Wilcox. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
37 Merton Lloyd GREEN 42, of Ingalls Head, Grand Manan, NB, passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday afternoon, August 9th, 2004. Born at North Head, he was the son of Gwendolyn and the late Laurence Green of Grand Harbour, NB. Merton was a fisherman and worked in the salmon farming, lobster fishing and was also a dulser. He enjoyed fishing and was a wonderful and loving father and leaves to mourn besides his mother, his wife Victoria (Vicky) at home, three sons Christopher Tate, Jeffrey, Matthew Green at home. One sister Janene Green, one brother Juston Green of Grand Harbour, NB, as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Laurence (2003) and one sister, Lorena. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Wednesday 2-4, 7-9 pm with the funeral service to be held from the Grand Harbour Baptist Church on Thursday August 12th at 2 pm with Pastor Jeff Benson officiating assisted by Pastor Gordon Walker, interment to follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Road, Grand Manan, NB. The family would appreciate donations to the Grand Harbour Baptist Church Memorial Fund or to the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
38 Della Marie INGERSOLL 92; of Seal Cove, Grand Manan, occurred at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Wednesday, August 4th, 2004. Born on Wood Island. She was the loving wife of Julius W. Ingersoll, who predeceased her in 1991. Della graduated from the Chipman Memorial Hospital School of Nursing and worked in the St. Stephen and Calais area as a private duty nurse and also on Grand Manan Island. She later worked with her husband in the grocery business in Seal Cove. A faithful member of the Seal Cove Baptist Church she sang in the Choir and has now gone home to be with her Lord. Survived by her son Dale (Marjorie) Ingersoll, Quispamsis, one grand-daughter Heidi (Mike) Mew, Saint John, one great grand-daughter Sarah Mew, Saint John, also two step grandsons ,Ernest Joy, St. George, Norman (Melanie) Joy, Grand Manan, and four step great grand-children, Sidney, Jerusha, Beverly, and Samantha, one brother Guy (Audrey) Cossaboom, Martinon, N.B. as well as several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Ingersoll was predeceased by her husband and two sisters Josie Dalzell, Grand Manan, and Georgia Harding,Fredericton,N.B. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home Friday 2-4 and 7-9PM With funeral service to be held Saturday, Aug. 7 from the Seal Cove Baptist Church at 1\:30 PM with Rev. Robert Trites officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot MapleGrove Cemetery, Castalia. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
39 Mildred Virginia SMALL 101. of Woodwards Cove, Grand Manan passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Thursday, July 22, 2004. Born in Newportnews, Virginia, U.S.A. She was the daughter of the late Frederick and Mary ( Roberts ) Lovatt. She was a member of Central Wesleyan Church, and the Eastern Star Lodge , Grand Manan. She is survived by two daughters Mary ( Herbert ) McCallaster, Maine, Jetta ( Reginald ) Smith, Maine, two sons Burton ( Rowena ), and Spencer ( Alice ) Small of Woodwards Cove, one sister Alice ( Sydney ) Maker, Lubec, Maine, and one brother Richard ( Gisela ) Lovatt of New Hampshire. Thirteen grand children and twenty five Great Grand children. She was predeceased by her husband Walter George Small, one sister Ethel, one brother Roger. The family will receive friends and relatives on Friday 7-9 PM , and Saturday 2-4 PM, 7-9 PM with the funeral service to be held from Central Wesleyan Church, Grand Harbour on Sunday July 25th, at 1\:30 PM with Rev. Kirk Perry officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Road, Grand Manan, N.B. Donations to the Rotary Memorial Scholarship Fund or to the Central Wesleyan Church Building Fund would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
40 At the Grand Manan Hospital Thursday July 8th, 2004 Royce C. BROWN of Grand Harbour, Grand Manan Island passed away, he was 87. Born in Cape Tormentine NB he was the son of the late Calvin and Elsie Brown. Royce served overseas during the Second World War with the Canadian Army where he received the 1939-45 Star, France and Germany Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal, and War Medal 1939-45. He received an honorable discharge. After returning home he worked as a lobster fisherman, then he operated a Freight delivery service and later worked with the Department of Transportation on Grand Manan as Supervisor until his retirement in 1982. He was a member of the Grand Harbour Baptist Church and was a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #44. He was predeceased by his wife Elsie and two sisters Marguerite Bewley, and Bessie Stanley. He is survived by his loving and caring friend and partner Rowena Tucker, Royce will be sadly missed by his Comrades at the legion and his many, many friends. Visiting will take place from Ells Funeral Home Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, and the Funeral Service will be held from the Grand Harbour Baptist Church Monday July 12th, 2004 at 2 pm with Pastor Gordon Walker officiating, internment to follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
41 Marjorie I. SAWYER, 87, of Grand Manan passed away after a brief illness at the Grand Manan Hospital on Thursday, November 21st, 2002. Born in Grand Harbour, she was the daughter of the late James and Sophia (Ganong) Cook of Grand Harbour. Mrs. Sawyer was a Registered Nurse and spent several years as a nurse in Pediatrics at the Salvation Army Notre Dame DeGrace Montreal, PQ and then moved to Grand Manan to serve at the Grand Manan Hospital. She was a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church and a very active member of St. Paul's Anglican Church Women and served on the Church Vestry for many years. Mrs. Sawyer was survived by one sister Alice (Somers) Newton (Phillip) of Ajax, Ont., one brother Percy Cook (Alice) of North Head, formerly of Shediac, N.B., several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Sawyer was predeceased by her husband Milford and two brothers Arlington and George. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 23rd, at 2 PM, from St. Paul's Anglican Church with Layreader Kevin Frankland, interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery. Donations to the Restoration Fund of St. Paul's Anglican Church would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
42 Daniel Fillmore LINTON, 40, passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital on Saturday, July 10th, 2004, after a lengthy battle with cancer. Born on Grand Manan he was the son of Richard Linton and the late Beryl Linton of Castalia. Danny was the Captain of the Determination #1 and was a lobster fisherman. Lobster fishing was Danny's lifelong ambition . He was a member of the North Head Wesleyan Church, the Grand Manan Fisherman's Assocation. He is survived by his wife Wendy Jean ( Neves ) Linton at home, Woodwards Cove, one daughter Danielle, three sons, Dane, Dexter, and Denver all at home. Also three sisters, Alvalee Patterson, Patricia Temple, and Carrie Linton all of Castalia, four brothers, Timothy, Ingalls Head, Alexander (Sandy ) Linton ( Carla ) of St. Andrews, Fulton ( Sharlene) Linton, Bruce ( Donna ) all of Castalia. He was predeceased by his mother, and two brothers David, and Richard. Visitation will be held at the North Head Wesleyan Church on Monday 2-4 PM, 7-9 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 13th, 2004 at 1:30 PM With Rev. Gary Campbell assisted by Rev. Charles Bain, interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia. The family would appreciate donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or to the Hope Lodge in Cleveland, Ohio, who were so kind to Danny and Wendy. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca
43 Thelma Rose DEWDNEY, 82, of Grand Harbour, passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Tuesday evening, February 24th, 2003. Born in Toronto, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Elizabeth ( Lesden ) Dewdney. She was a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church. Visitation will take place at Ells Funeral Home on Thursday, February, 26 th, 2-4, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held on Friday, February 27th, at St. Paulā€™s Anglican Church at 1 PM with Rev. Howard Anningson officiating interment to follow later in the spring in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Road, Grand Manan, N.B. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME , 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116)
44 Theodore C. HUCKINS, 71, of Woodwards Cove, Grand Manan, N.B. passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital on Wednesday afternoon December 17th, 2003 after a lengthy illness. Born in Woodwards Cove he was the son of the late Clyne and Elizabeth (Linton) Huckins. He was a retired fisherman. He is survived by his wife Doris (Green) Huckins at home, four daughters Beverly Brown, Grand Harbour, Shelly Huckins, Ingalls Head, Theo Laffoley (Rudy), Deep Cove, Stacey Clinch (Todd), Castalia, two sons Caulder Huckins (Beryl), Woodwards Cove, Frankie Huckins (Vanessa), Grand Harbour, one sister Phoebe Foster, North Head, one brother Jack Huckins (Nellie), North Head, N.B. As well as 13 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Grand Harbour, on Friday, December 19th, 2003 2-4, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Immanuel Pentecostal Assembly, Castalia, on Saturday December 20th, at 1:30 PM with Rev. Charles Bain officiating, assisted by Rev. Roger Morse, with interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, N.B. The family would appreciate donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Fund. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
45 John E. GUPTILL, 77, of Castalia, Grand Manan passed away on Friday, May 2nd, 2003, at the Grand Manan Hospital. Born in Castalia he was the son of the late Jewett and Ila (Tidd) Guptill. Johnnie was a fisherman and spent many years working in the Lobster and Dulse, he was also a skilled Boat builder and built many Doreys over the years for fishermen of the Island. Johnnie is survived by his sister Irma Ingersoll, Castalia, as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife Jessie (Fleet) Guptill, and three brothers Waverly, Charles, and Vernon. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Castalia Baptist Church Saturday 2-4, 7-9 PM. From where the funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 4th, 2003 at 1:30 PM with Rev. Scott Lewis officiating assisted by Rev. Dennis Sisco. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, N.B. Donations to the Castalia Baptist Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E2G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
46 Maud May LAING GREEN, 88, of Grand Manan, passed away unexpectedly at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Monday September 6th, widow of the late Sheldon (Snooks) Green. Born in West Glassville, NB, she was the daughter of the late Gordon and Agnes Laing. Mrs. Green is survived by her three daughters, Natalie Forsyth, Bonnie (Carmen) Cook, and Trudy (Neil) Morse, eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, as well as four step daughters, Mollie (Dick) Shelton, Hazel Zwicker, Jeanne Ingalls, and Dorothy (Joe) Perron, and families, three sisters, Jennie Giberson, Barbara Tompkins, Norma Tompkins, and two brothers, Frank and Rod Laing. She was predeceased by her husband, one son Jac, step children Marilyn Frost and Erling Green, sister Alice Nickerson, and three brothers, Jack, Doug and Gordon. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Wednesday evening 7-9 pm, from where the funeral service will be held Thursday September 9th, at 1:00 pm with Rev. Gordon Walker officiating, interment to follow in the Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, NB. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB. E5G 1G2 (506-622-3116 or www.ells.ca)
47 Marcia Rowena BROWN CHENEY, 88, of Grand Harbour, passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Friday Morning October 11th, 2002, after a brief illness. Born in Seal Cove she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Helen (Foster) Brown. Mrs. Cheney was a Telephone operator for many years and operated the Grand Harbour exchange and switch board for the N.B. Telephone Co.. A member of the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church, a former Sunday School Teacher for many years and was also a member of the Grand Manan Curling Club since its founding. Mrs. Cheney was a very devoted volunteer and spent endless hours working for the Grand Manan Museum, she spent many hours working in her flower garden which she so dearly loved. She is survived by one son Carl Cheney (Beverley) Grand Harbour, one daughter Myrna McLaughlin of Oshawa, Ont., one brother Ronald Brown (Barbara) Seal Cove, as well as five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Mrs. Cheney was predeceased by her husband Wilfred Lyman Cheney (1982), three sisters Valerie, Jennie, Freda, also five brothers Clayton, Melvin, Borden, Wally and Rowell. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Saturday afternoon 2-4, 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be held on Sunday afternoon, October 13th at 3 pm at the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church, with the Rev. Troy Dennis officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery. Donations to the Grand Manan Museum or the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
48 Lawson H. MIDDLETON, 44, of Castalia, Grand Manan passed away unexpectedly on Sunday December 15th, 2002 at home. Born in North Head, he was the son of the late Arthur Middleton of North Head and Castalia, N.B. Mr. Middleton was a fisherman. He is survived by his mother Mary Ellen Mae (Fowler) Bass, and his step father Sheldon Bass two sisters Krista Roode, Woodwards Cove, Mary Raymond (Vernon) North Head, four brothers Arthur (Chantla), North Head, Robert (Ann) St. George, Joseph, Woodwards Cove, Herbert , North Head, one special nephew "A. R. " Arthur Linton and niece Amanda. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, on Tuesday evening, December 17th, 7-9 PM and Wednesday, 2-4, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held from the Castalia United Baptist Church on Thursday, December 19th, with Rev. Ian Rough officiating. Interment will follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME , 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
49 Raymond A. FLAGG, 52, of Castalia, Grand Manan, passed away unexpectedly at the St. John Regional Hospital on December 25th, 2002. Born in North Head he was the son the late Mr. Rexford Flagg. Mr. Flagg was a fisherman, also worked in the woods, was an avid camper and hunter. He is survived by his mother Carolyn Doris (Parker) Flagg at home. Two sons Todd Andrew, and Stephen (Steve) Adam Flagg both Castalia. Also one sister Dorothy (George) Gaskill of Castalia, as well as three aunts, three uncles, several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Castalia United Baptist Church on Friday, December 27th, 2-4, 7-9 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, at 2 PM with Pastor Scott Lewis officiating, interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, N.B. Donations to the Childrens Wish Foundation would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
50 Frances H. FLEET, 74, of Grand Manan, N.B. passed away at home 460 Route #776, Grand Manan, on Sunday morning September 22, 2002, with her family by her side. Born in North Head she was the daughter of Ernest and Jennie (Beal) Bass. She was an active member of the North Head Wesleyan Church, and also a member of the Ladies Legion Auxiliary Branch #44 Grand Manan. Mrs. Fleet dearly loved her God, her family and her friends and treasured the times when people stopped by for a visit. Mrs. Fleet is survived by two daughters; Virginia (Ginny) Green (Maurice) Grand Harbour; Vivian Fleet, Saint John; one son Stanley Fleet (Celia), Castalia; three sisters Alma Naves, North Head, Alice Cook, North Head; Hazel Titus, Manitoba; three brothers William, Lester, Sheldon Bass all of North Head. Five Grandchildren Earl Wayne Green, Jennilyn McLaughlin, Dwayne Green, Jeffrey and Carrie Fleet all of Grand Manan, two Great Grandchildren Madison Shayne, and Mya Frances McLaughlin of Grand Manan. Mrs. Fleet was predeceased by her husband Delbert, one Grandson, Shayne Green, one sister Margaret Locke, three brothers Harold, Charles, and George Bass. The family will receive friends and relatives on Monday at Ells Funeral Home, 2-4 PM, 7-9PM. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 24, at 1:00PM from the North Head Wesleyan Church with Rev. Charles Bain officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot at the Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 119 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
51 Jason H. GREEN, (Snag), 93, of Seal Cove, Grand Manan passed away Monday evening December 30th, 2002, at the Grand Manan Nursing Home after a lengthy illness. Born in Ingalls Head he was the son of the late Leon and Rozina (Small) Green. Mr. Green was a line and Lobster fisherman, a member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church. Mr. Green is survived by his wife Emily Esther (Benson) Green at home, one son Murray Green (Carolyn) Seal Cove, three sisters Dorothy, Cora and Marguerite, two brothers Joseph Green (Virginia) Ellsworth, Payson Green (Josephine) Deer Island, two grandchildren and four great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one daughter Floella Rose, one son Jason Horace, one sister Ruth, five brothers Merrill, Paul, Milford, Herman, and Kenneth. The family will receive friends and relatives on Wednesday January 1st, at the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church, 2-4, 7-9 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Thursday at 1:30 PM with Rev. Ward McComiskey officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, N.B. Donations to the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca).
52 The death of Samuel Leonard GILMORE of McCarthy's Special Care Home, occurred unexpectedly on Friday January 10, 2003 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born September 7, 1960 in Grand Manan, NB he is the son of Anne (Farnsworth) Gilmore and Leonard Gilmore. Besides his parents he is survived by his brother Roy (Crystal) Gilmore of Grand Manan; sisters Joan Stark of Halifax and Brenda Gilmore of Saint John; several nieces and nephews. Brothers Paul Martin, George David, and sister Suzanne Marie predeceased him. Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (646-2424), with visitation on Saturday 2-4 and 7-9. Visitation will then take place in the Central Wesleyan Church, Grand Manan on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday January 14, 2003 at 1 p.m. from the Central Wesleyan Church. Interment will take place in Maple Grove Cemetery. Donations made to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan or Children's Wish Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
53 Laleah M. BROWN, 91 of Grand Manan passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Tuesday, January 14th, 2003. Mrs. Brown was born of the late John Capen and Vivian (Morse) Ossinger, she was a member of the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church, the Helping Hands, and also a Member of the Alexandra #1 Pythian Sisters. She is survived by one daughter Mrs. Geraldine (John) Ingersoll of Woodwards Cove, and one son Mr. Murray (Mary) Brown of Grand Harbour, one sister, Mrs. Blanche Guptill of Grand Harbour, 11 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, six great great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Brown was predeceased by her husband Sherman, one grandson Bryce Daggett, one sister Helen Moorhouse and one brother Maybury Ossinger. Visiting hours will be held at Ells Funeral Home Thursday January 16th, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm and the funeral service will be held from the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church Friday, January 17th, at 1 pm with Rev. Troy Dennis officiating, interment to follow at the family plot at the Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca).
54 Unexpectedly Wednesday, January 29th, 2003 Hollis ZWICKER of 8 Benson Lane; Grand Manan Island; passed away, he was 74. Born in Grand Manan he was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Howard and Alma Zwicker. He served in the R.C.A.F., worked in the fishing community and also for Coastal Transport, Hollis was an avid baseball player in his younger years, was an active member of the Grand Manan Curling Club and also the Brookside Golf Course and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #44. He is survived by his wife Mrs. Yvonne (Guptill) Zwicker, four daughters Mrs. Lori (Vernon) Bedford, Mrs. Sharon (Sam) Greenlaw, both of Grand Manan, Mrs. Carol (Doug) Bothwell, of Burlington ON., and Mrs. Peggy (Hollis) Clark of Lower Hainsville N.B., also two sons Mr. Howard Zwicker and Mr. Jeffery (Pauline) Zwicker both of Grand Manan, one sister Mrs. Ruth Ingalls of Ottawa ON., and one brother Mr. Fulton Zwicker of Halifax N.S., nineteen Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three sisters Lois Brown, Dorothy Green, and Marjorie McDowell, also five brothers Carl, Allan, and Ivan Zwicker and also Ralph and Havey Ingersoll. Family visiting will be held at Ells Funeral Home Thursday from 2 pm until 4 pm and public visitation from 7 pm until 9 pm. The Funeral Service will take place on Friday, January 31st, 2003 at 1:30 pm from the Seal Cove United Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Trites officiating, interment to follow in the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca}
55 The death of Seta Hazel GREENLAW, of Grand Manan, NB, wife of the late Victor Greenlaw, occurred on Monday February 3, 2003 at the Grand Manan Hospital. Born April 3, 1927, in Grand Manan, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Lucy (Dakin) Ingersoll. She was a Secretary and Store Manager for 30 years. Seta was a member of Grand Harbour Baptist Church, W.M.S. and Happy Hour Sr. Group. She is survived by son Terris (Lesley) of Whitley, Ont; one granddaughter Shannon Greenlaw of Toronto, Ont; brothers Grimmer (Hilda) of Grand Manan and Gilbert (Armina) of Simonds, NB; sisters Thelma (Harvey) Benson of Saint John, Frances (Hiram) Foster of Grand Manan, Rev. Myrtle Ingersoll of Grand Manan and Marion (Gordon) Sellars of Pennfield; several nieces and nephews. Husband Victor and infant daughter Christa Ann predeceased her. Resting at the Grand Harbour Baptist Church with visitation on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Grand Harbour Baptist Church on Friday February 7, 2003 at 1 p.m. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. Donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated. Arrangements under the care and direction of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424).
56 Geraldine Avis INGERSOLL, 70; of Woodwards Cove, Grand Manan passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Tuesday morning, February 18th, 2003. Born in Grand Harbour she was the daughter of the late Sherman and Laleah (Ossinger) Brown. Mrs. Ingersoll was a retired Certified Geriatric Nurse and was employed at the Grand Manan Nursing Home for over twenty years. A former member of the Campobello Ladies Auxillary Branch # 83 Legion, and a member of the Grand Manan Curling Club. Mrs. Ingersoll is survived by her husband Mr. John Ingersoll of Woodwards Cove, four daughters; Mrs. Sharon (George) Ingersoll of Castalia, Mrs. Stephanie (Dennis) Hyslop of Oak Bay, Mrs. Toby (Todd) Watkins of North Head, Donna Daggett (Bruce Estey) of North Head, one step-daughter Mrs. Glenda (Mervin) Fudge of Woodwards Cove, two sons; Mr. Brock (Florena) Daggett of Grand Harbour, Mr. Blaine (Dorothy) Daggett of White Head, three stepsons; Mr. Mark (Shirley) Ingersoll, Mr. Matthew (Patricia) Ingersoll and Mr. Luke (Jennifer) Ingersoll all of Woodwards Cove, also one brother Mr. Murray (Mary) Brown of Grand Harbour. Sixteen Grand Children and five Great Grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one son Bryce Daggett. Visiting hours will take place at Ells Funeral Home Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, with the Funeral Service taking place from the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church Thursday February 20th, 2003 at 2 pm with Rev. Dennis Sisco officiating and Rev. Troy Dennis assisting, interment to follow in the family plot at the Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca).
57 Destiny Dawn GREEN infant daughter of Jedediah Green and Nicole Lahey, of Grand Manan, N.B. passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on March 3rd, 2003. Born at the I.W.K. Hospital, Halifax, on September 4th, 2002. She is survived by her father and mother, grand parents Ritchie Lahey, St. Stephen, and Heather Lahey of Castalia, Lois Beechin (Kevin), Seal Cove, great grandparents Theodore and Eleanor Green, Seal Cove, and Louise Locke of Grand Harbour, Grand Manan, N.B. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Seal Cove Baptist Church on Tuesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. From where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 5th, at 1 pm with Rev. Robert Trites officiating. Interment to take place in the Locke family plot, Maple Grove Cemetery Hill Road, Grand Manan, N.B. later in the spring. Donations to the I.W.K. Childrens Hospital would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
58 Laurence Lee "Bud" GREEN, 73, of Grand Harbour, passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital after a brief illness on Wednesday morning, March 5th, 2003. Born at Grand Harbour he was the son of the late Archie and Elva (Dakin) Green. Mr. Green was a retired fisherman. He is survived by his wife at home Gwendolyn (Bagley) Green, one daughter Janene Green, two sons Merton (Victoria) Green and Justin Green all of Grand Manan. Three sisters Lona Urquhart, North Head, Shirley (Donald) Parker, Grand Harbour, Doris (Theodore) Huckins, Woodwards Cove and three grand children. Mr Green was predeceased by one daughter Lorena Mae, one sister Lila Harris, and one half brother Merrill Dakin. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held from the Grand Harbour Baptist Church on Friday, March 7th, at 1:30 pm with Rev. Troy Dennis officiating. Interment will take place later in the spring in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Road, Grand Manan, N.B. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
59 Margaret Alice (Harvey) INGERSOLL, beloved mother and grandmother, died peacefully on April 7, 2003, at the age of 83, in the Saint John Regional Hospital, where she had been a patient in the Neurological unit for several months. She will be deeply missed by her daughters Judith and Susan; her son-in-law, Wayne Ingalls; two granddaughters, Jayne and Jillian; her grandson-in-law, Gary Hall; and two great grandchildren, Oliver and Quincy Hall; as well as sisters, Christine (John Mosgrove), Audrey, Hildred (Richard Nason), Mary (William Young), and Ruth (Philip Cooper); sister-in-law, Joan Harvey; brother-in-law, Blake Ingersoll (Alta); sister-in-law, Evelyn Ingersoll; and several nieces and nephews. Margaret will also be mourned by many friends in her church and her community, Grand Manan. Margaret was the daughter of the late Fletcher and Roberta Harvey, and the widow of Neil Ingersoll. She was also predeceased by two brothers, Laurence and Scott; a sister-in-law, Norma Ingalls; and two brothers-in-law, Scott Ingersoll and Lewis (Buck) Chisholm. Arrangements have been entrusted to Ells Funeral Home (662-3116), with visiting at the North Head Wesleyan Church, Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., and funeral service following at 1:00 p.m. On Thursday, April 10th, 2003 with Rev. Charles Bain officiating, internment to follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Grand Manan Library or the Boys' and Girls' Club. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776 Grand Manan, N.B.( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
60 John Douglas GUPTILL, 77, of Castalia, Grand Manan passed away on Friday, May 2nd, 2003, at the Grand Manan Hospital. Born in Castalia he was the son of the late Jewett and Ila (Tidd) Guptill. Johnnie was a fisherman and spent many years working in the Lobster and Dulse, he was also a skilled Boat builder and built many Dorey's over the years for fishermen of the Island. Johnnie is survived by his sister Irma Ingersoll, Castalia, as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife Jessie (Fleet) Guptill, and three brothers Waverly, Charles, and Vernon. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Castalia Baptist Church Saturday 2-4, 7-9 PM. From where the funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 4th, 2003 at 1:30 PM with Rev. Scott Lewis officiating assisted by Rev. Dennis Sisco. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, N.B. Donations to the Castalia Baptist Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E2G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
61 Josie Mae DALZELL , 85 of Castalia, Grand Manan passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital on Wednesday, May 7th, 2003 following a period of illness. Daughter of the late George and Beatrice (Green) Cossaboom of Saint John, N.B. Mrs. Dalzell was a Telephone Operator and Agent for the Island Telephone which later became N.B. Telephone, a bookkeeper and accountant, an active member of the Castalia Baptist Church and served faithfully as Organist for over thirty years, Church Clerk, Sunday School Teacher, Sunday School Superintendent, Life Member of the Canadian Heritage Club, a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church Womens Auxiliary, and was a very accomplished Music Teacher, and in addition played in Island Churches and received several awards for her musical talent over the years. Mrs. Dalzell is survived by one daughter, Dolores Ingalls (Wendell) of Beaver Bank, N.S., two sons, Julius (Jim) (Dana) of Oregan, George (Marilyn), High River, Alberta, one brother, Guy Cossaboom (Audrey), Martinon, N.B., five grand children, and two great grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband, Lawrence, August 1956, and one sister, Georgia Harding. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Friday, May 9th, at 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from the Castalia Baptist Church on Saturday, May 10th, at 1 p.m. with Rev. Scott Lewis officiating assisted by Rev. Howard Anningson. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Castalia, N.B. The family would appreciate donations to the Castalia Baptist Church or the St. Paul's Restoration Fund. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
62 Wade Rupert GUPTILL of Saint John passed away unexpectedly at the Saint John Regional Hospital Monday June 16th, 2003, he was 38. He is survived by his daughter Carolyn Paige Guptill of Quispamsis, his mother Mrs. Joyce (Bagley) Morse, (Ashley) of Seal Cove, his father Mr. Sydney Guptill (Barbara) of Seal Cove, two sisters Roseanne Cook (Larry) of Georgia USA, Mrs. Judith Harvey (Colin) of St.-Catherines, ON, one brother Mr. Vincent Guptill (Barbara) of Seal Cove. He was predeceased by one sister Carolyn Dawn. Visiting hours will take place at Ells Funeral Home Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The Funeral Service will take place from the Grand Harbour Baptist Church on Thursday June 19th, 2003 at 1:30 pm with Rev. Troy Dennis officiating, internment to follow at the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
63 The death of Hiram C. FOSTER of Grand Manan, NB, loving husband of Frances (Ingersoll), occurred on Thursday June 19, 2003 at the Grand Manan Hospital. Born April 27, 1915 in Grand Manan, he was the son of the late Arthur and Dorcas (Jones) Foster. Mr. Foster was self employed as an Electrician and Plumber, he was a member of Grand Harbour Baptist Church. He is survived by his son Richard (Ellen) and daughter Barbara Foster both of Riverview, NB; sister Helena Russell of Grand Manan; two grandchildren Loriann (Svein) Sveinson and Peter Foster; three great grandchildren Alison and Emma Foster and Matthew Sveinson; one niece and two nephews. He was predeceased by a brother Terrance. Visitation will be held from Grand Harbour Baptist Church, Grand Manan, on Friday June 20, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Saturday June 21, 2003 at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Grand Harbour Baptist Church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424). www.fundyfuneralhome.com
64 Gerald Burpee HUNTER, 76, of 2199 Route #776, Deep Cove, Grand Manan, N.B. passed away unexpectedly at the Grand Manan Hospital on Wednesday morning, July 16th, 2003. Born at Hunter Lake, Saint John, N.B. he was the son of the late Frank and Mabel (Smith) Hunter of Hunter's Lake, N.B. Mr. Hunter was retired. He was the proprietor of Hunter's Garage, Seal Cove, and Cliff By The Sea Cottages, Deep Cove, N.B. Mr. Hunter will be fondly remembered by many students of the Grand Manan School system as he was a School Bus Driver for many years. He leaves to mourn his wife of 54 years, Maude Alva (Wilcox) Hunter, Deep Cove, two daughters Joyce Marie Harten (Richard) of Moncton, Annas-Lisa Vandenberghe (Stephen) of London, Ont., one sister Carol-Nina MacLean (Hazen) of Hunter Lake, N.B., four brothers Allen (Adele) of Kanata, Ont., Marvin (Jean) of Kelona, B.C., Donald (Pearl) of Hunter Lake, N.B., Carl (Linda) of Bloomfield, N.B., five Grandchildren, two Great Grandchildren as well as several Nieces and Nephews. He was predeceased by one brother Royden (Mariam) Hunter of Saint John, N.B. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Grand Harbour, on Thursday, 2-4, 7-9 PM, Friday 2-4, 7-9 PM. Funeral Service to be held at the Grand Manan School Auditorium on Saturday, July 19th at 1:30 PM. Interment will take place in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery. Remembrances to the N.B. Heart and Stroke Foundation, Canadian Diabetes Association, or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
65 Irma I. INGERSOLL, age 79, of Castalia, Grand Manan Island, passed away at her residence Saturday, July 26th, 2003, after a lengthy illness. Daughter of the late Jewett and Ila (Tidd) Guptill of Castalia, Irma was a member of the Castalia United Baptist Church, she was the Post Mistress for Castalia for many years and also worked in the Smoked Herring business. She is survived by her four daughters, Marianne Estabrooks, husband Tom of Connecticut, USA, Janie Urquhart, husband Brian of Castalia, Andrea Whalen, husband Chris of Moncton, and Wendy Arsenault, husband Lou of Rothesay, also her two sons Barry Ingersoll, wife Roxie of Castalia and Mr. George K.C. Ingersoll, wife Sharon also of Castalia, seventeen Grand Children and fifteen Great Grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Kermin and her four brothers John, Waverley, Charles and Vernon. Visiting hours will be held at the Castalia United Baptist Church on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, from where the Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday, July 29th, 2003 at 2 PM with Pastor Dennis Sisco officiating and Pastor Scott Lewis assisting, burial to take place in the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
66 The death of Barbara Rosemary SMALL, 63, of Castalia, N.B. occurred at the Atlantic Health Science Centre Palliative Care Unit, Wednesday, August 6, 2003. Barbara was the cherished mother of Warren Spires (Leslie), Milton, Ont., and Adam Spires (Petra), Lethbridge, Alberta and grandmother to Scott, Shannon, Quinn, Neil and Kelvin. She will also be sorely missed by her mother, Marjorie Small (Leon), Castalia, N.B., her sister, Carmen Roberts (Peter), Seal Cove, N.B. and several aunts, uncles, cousins and two nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Leon Small, and a beloved son, Leon Spires. Barbara loved children and taught Sunday School 7 years, coached Little League Baseball 10 years and was a school bus driver for 28 years, where all her children were special to her. She was a member of St. Andrews & St. David's United Church, Saint John, N.B. and for the past 5 years was largely responsible for the rebirth of the Castalia United Baptist Church Summer Services. Her clear alto voice could be heard with various choirs and musical groups. She played many instruments and for several years performed with the Saturday Night Jamboree and with Aubrey Hanson on CFNB, Fredericton, N.B. Barbara played softball for many years and was an avid fan of the Montreal Expos. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells' Funeral Home, Grand Harbour, N.B. on Monday, August 11, 2003 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The Memorial Service will be held from St. Paul's Anglican Church, Grand Harbour on Tuesday, August 12, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. William Randall, Rev. Howard Anningson and Kevin Frankland officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Rd., Grand Manan, N.B. At Barbara's request any donations may be made in her memory to Cherry Brook Zoo, Saint John Rescue League or Grand Manan Library for childrens books. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca).
67 Hovey Dickinson RUSSELL, 86; of Woodwards Cove, Grand Manan, passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Monday morning August 11th, 2003. Born at home, Woodwards Cove February 6th, 1917 he was the son of the late Frank and Noreen (Guptill) Russell. He leaves to mourn his wife Mildred (Morse) Russell, four sons Bernard (Deanna), Scotty, Dale (Betty) and Frank (Crystal) Russell all of Grand Manan, N.B. 15 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter. He was predeceased by two brothers Norman and Craswell, also two sisters Hilda and Mildred, and one great-granddaughter Bridgette Bailey Russell. Mr. Russell was very prominent in the fishing industry on Grand Manan and abroad, he owned and operated Purse Seiners, Herring Carriers, Lobster Boats, many Herring Weirs as well as operated Hovey Russell & Sons Fish Plant where they processed Smoked Herring, Scallops, Clams, and Ground Fish for the world markets. Hovey enjoyed playing cards, hunting and fishing, watching his children playing sports, over the years, he was well liked and respected by all who knew him and will be sadly missed in the community life of Grand Manan, by his family and the Islanders as well. The family will receive friends and relatives at The Immanual Pentecostal Assembly on Tuesday, August 12th, 2-4 PM, 7-9 PM from where the funeral will be held on Wednesday, August 13th, at 2 PM with Pastor Dennis Sisco officiating, interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Road, Grand Manan, N.B. In lieu of flowers, donations to the N.B. Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
68 Peacefully at the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Wednesday, August 20th, 2003, Mrs. Blake Lane THOMAS passed away with her family at her side; she was 90. Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lewis and May (Cronk) Guptill. She is survived by her two daughters Mrs. Norma Reeves (Wyville) of Fredericton N.B., and Mrs. Dorothy Parker (Philip) of North Head, N.B., nine grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband Mr. Marvin Thomas in 1960 and was later predeceased by her second husband Mr. James Thomas in 1991, one daughter Eunice, also one great grandson Alex Parker, and two sisters Virginia Guptill and June Thomas. Visiting will take place from the North Head United Baptist Church Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, with the Funeral Service following on Saturday, August 23rd, 2003 at 2 PM. Interment to follow in the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Grand Manan Nursing Home or to the charity of donors choice. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
69 Warren Lowell (Peeler) GREENE, 79; passed away unexpectedly at home Seal Cove, N.B. Tuesday morning, August 26th, 2003. Born in Grand Harbour he was the son of the late Warren and Ellen (Dakin) Greene. He served in the Royal Canadian Army, North Shore Regiment and served in France, Belgium, Holland, Normandy Beach and also in Canada. Later he returned home and was a Grader and Machinery operator for the Dept. Of Highways on Grand Manan until his retirement. He was a member of the Grand Manan Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 44. He is survived by four daughters, Ellen Taylor, Grand Manan, Myrna Nichols, Oshawa, Ivy (Pat) Dartmouth, Diane Greene, Oshawa, Ont. Three sons Martin (Rickey) Ottawa, Dale (Lois) North Head, Blaine (Pepper) Greene of Seal Cove, N.B. Three step daughters Julie Noel (Roger) Oshawa, Anna Newman (Lowell) St. George, Theresa McFarland (Lloyd), Grand Manan, six step sons David (Wendey) Noel, Alberta, Donald (Deborah) Noel, Alberta, Raymond (Gwen) Noel, Saint John, Paul (Kim) Noel and Nicholas Noel both of Grand Manan, as well as forty four Grand Children and twenty seven Great Grand Children as well as many nieces and nephews. Mr. Greene was predeceased by his wives Emily (Trecartin) Greene, and Isabelle (Armstrong) Greene as well as one sister Estella Jones, and two brothers Ralph Greene and Ossie Greene. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Grand Harbour on Wednesday, August 27th, 7-9 PM and also on Thursday 2-4, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held on Friday, August 29th, at 2 PM, from the Grand Harbour Baptist Church with Rev Troy Dennis officiating, interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Cemetery, Hill Road, Grand Manan, N.B. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
70 Unexpectedly at his summer residence on Grand Manan Island, N.B. John Andrew ROSS (Andy) of Toronto, Ontario passed away; he was 83. Born at Orillia, Ontario, he was the son of the late John and Jessie Ross; he later lived in Toronto and served with the Royal Canadian Core of Signals in the Canadian Army during the Second World War. After he was discharged he moved back to Toronto, married his wife Mona, helped raise his family and worked for Bell Canada until his retirement in 1980. Andy, as he was known by his friends, was a member of the Westfield Presbyterian Church, and also a member of the Bell Pioneers. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mona Ross (Green), one son Mr. Blair (Trish) Ross of Markham, ON, also his three grandchildren Veronica, Carson, and Robbie. He was predeceased by one daughter Lisa and one son James, also two sisters Ms. Betty Ross and Mrs. Dorothy Roney, and one brother James. Visiting hours will be held at Ells Funeral Home on Saturday, September 20th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and the Funeral Service will take place from the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church, Sunday, September 21st, 2003 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Troy Dennis officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
71 After a lengthy illness Myhron E. TATE of Ingalls Head, NB passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Saturday September 20th, 2003. He was 89. Born of the late Lester and Eva (Ingalls) Tate in Ingalls Head he went on to work as a Lobster Fisherman, and also later as a warden of Kent Island for nineteen years. He was a member of the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church, a charter member and early director of the Grand Harbour Credit Union, and also a founding member of the Grand Harbour Fisherman's Co-op. After his retirement in the mid 1980's Myhron enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family and his loving presence will be missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his wife Mrs. Eunice Tate, one daughter Mrs. Mary Green (Burtis), two sons Mr. Mervin Tate (Brenda) and Mr. Robert (Bobby) Tate (Elsa) all of Ingalls Head, also eighteen Grandchildren, twenty six Great Grandchildren, and two Great Great Grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one son Paul, one sister Virginia Clift, and two brothers Kenton and Thurland Tate. Visiting hours were held from Ells Funeral Home Sunday from 7-9PM, and the Funeral Service taking place at the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church Monday September 21st, 2003 at 2PM with Pastor Troy Dennis officiating, internment to follow at the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in the care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116) or www.ells.ca)
72 At the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Saturday October 4th, 2003, Freda M. CARSON passed away, she was 97. Daughter of the late Norman and Laney (Ellis) Apt of Port Wade, NS and is survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Reginald, three sisters Gertrude, Lottie, Rosella, and also four brothers Willard, Percy, Floyd, and Bernard. Visiting hours were held at Ells Funeral Home, Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, and the Funeral service will be held from the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church Monday October 6th, 2003 at 2 PM with Rev. Troy Dennis officiating, interment to follow in the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Women's Missionary Society, Grand Harbour Baptist Church. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
73 The death of Marjorie (Ingersoll) GUPTILL, wife of the late Mr. Winston Churchill Guptill, of Stillview Court, Saint John, NB formerly of Grand Manan, NB occurred at the Saint John Regional Hospital while surrounded by her loving family on October 31, 2003. Born in Woodward's Cove, Grand Manan, NB, Marjorie was the daughter of the late George and Hattie (Williger) Ingersoll. She worked many jobs in her lifetime including raising five children, the Catholic School Board in Ottawa and as a professional cook at the Grand Manan Nursing Home. Everyone touched by Marjorie instantly loved her. Her many passions and talents in life included but were not limited to cooking, quilting, and knitting. She was a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church in Grand Harbour, Grand Manan and the Anglican Church Women of St. Paul's. Her new church family at New Hope Foursquare Church made her feel equally at home since moving to Saint John. Besides her husband Winston, Marjorie was predeceased by a son Michael Guptill and daughter Susan Delaney, two sisters; Irma and Lois, five brothers; Maurice, Richard, Sherwood, Kerman and Weldon. Marjorie will be missed by her sons; George (Rose), St. George, NB, Lauris (Paula), Wolfville, NS, daughter, Sherrill (Gilbert) Perry, Saint John, NB, three sisters; Twila Leonard, Florida, Hazel and Viola Lahey, Grand Manan, grandchildren; Scott (Janet) Perry, Tanya (John) Cyr, Michelle (Kevin) Atkinson, Rochelle (Brian) Guptill-Ward, James (Corinne) Guptill, Tara (Romiel) Wilfred, Christa (Kenny) Holmes, daughter-in-law Cindy and son-in-law Jack, as well as several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Resting at Brenans Select Community Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John, NB (506-634-7424) with visitation in Saint John on Tuesday, November 4, 2003 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon with a funeral to follow in Saint John at Brenan's Chapel at 1:00 p.m. A funeral on Grand Manan Island will follow on Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul's Anglican Church with visitation from 11:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. at the church that day. Interment in Maple Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of N.B. or a charity of the donor's choice. www.brenansfh.com
74 Ellen Bessie MCLEAN, 83 of Grand Harbour, Grand Manan, N.B. passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Thursday evening, November 6th, 2003, after a lengthy illness. Bessie was predeceased by her companion Malcolm A. Wilson on May 24th, 2002. Born in London, England she was the daughter of the late John and Ellen (Morgan) Dowling. Bessie as she was known and loved by many as a devoted mother, grand mother, great grand mother, great great grand mother and a friend to all that knew her and worked with her over the years. Bessie spent several years as a cook on the GM Ferry, worked at Ganongs, St.Stephen, and also boned herring for John Ingersoll Fisheries Ltd., and several other fish stands on the island for several years. Bessie is survived by two daughters Mary Ann O'Brien (Wilfred), of Calais, Maine, Diania Green (Joey) Grand Manan, Three sons William (Billy) Dowling, (Jackie), St.Stephen, Douglas Clinch, (Eileen), Grand Harbour, Charles Dowling, (Irene), St.Stephen, One sister Pauline Rayner, Calais, Maine, 13 grand children, 34 great grand children, and one Great great grand child as well as three nephews and one niece, and one very special grand daughter Pam Clinch. She was predeceased by Malcolm, one brother Stephen, two great grand children, Warren Clinch, and Charles Dowling and two nephews. The family will receive friends and relatives on Saturday, November 8th, at Ells Funeral Home Grand Harbour 2-4, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held on Sunday afternoon at the Grand Harbour Baptist Church at 2:30 PM with Rev. Troy Dennis officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot Maple Grove Community Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations of your choice to one of the local charities. Funeral arrangements in care of Ells Funeral Home, 1199 Route#776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G1G2 (506-662-3226 or www.ells.ca)
75 Percy Weldon COOK, formerly of Shediac Cape, NB, passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home Sunday, November 16th, 2003; he was 83. Born of the late James and Sophia (Ganong) Cook in Grand Manan, he was a veteran of the Second World War and later worked as a lobster fisherman and also in the smoked herring industry; he also worked for the J.W. Windsor Co. until his retirement in 1982. He is survived by his wife Mrs. Alice (Bass) Cook; one daughter Lorraine MacNeil of Cold Lake, AL; one daughter-in-law Dixie Cook of Calgary, AL; six sons George (Linda), Allison, NB, Rodney (Sylvia), Saint John, NB, Craig, Calgary, AL, John, Shediac Cape, NB, Dwight (Joanne), Grand Barachois, NB, and Russell (Kathy) of Porters Lake, NS; twelve grandchildren; and one great granddaughter; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one son Douglas. Visiting hours will be held from Ells Funeral Home on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and the funeral service to be held from St. Paul's Anglican Church on Wednesday, November 19th, 2003 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Howard Anningson officiating, with the interment to follow in the family plot at Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB, E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
76 At the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Monday November 24th, 2003, Jack R. INGALLS formerly of Grand Harbour, Grand Manan Island passed away, he was 71. Born in Grand Harbour, he was the son of the late Owen and Roberta (Wooster) Ingalls. Jack was a member of St. Paul's Anglican Church, enjoyed hunting and angling and was a great sportsman, he was a fisherman for most of his working life and operated fishing boats in the Bay of Fundy and off of Southern Nova Scotia, he was a member of the Atlantic Fisherman Herring Co-op, Grand Manan Fisherman's Association, New Brunswick Fisherman's Board, the Oddfellows Lodge, Southern Cross Lodge #16. He is survived by his wife Elizabeth (Ellis), one daughter Mrs. Rebecca Ingalls-Fleet (Colin) of Grand Harbour, two grandsons Clein and Colby Fleet, four sisters, Jean Kissner (Nichlos) of North Dakota, Kathleen Janes (Harvey) of Saint John NB, Daisy Annis (Paul) of Calais Maine, Roberta Lee Pettipiece (Terrance) of Port Rowen ON., also three brothers Howard (Beulah) of Grand Harbour NB, Owen (Mae) of Seal Cove NB, and Henry of Arizona, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one son Turner and one brother Walter. Visiting hours will be held at Ells Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM, and the Funeral Service will be held from St. Paul's Anglican Church on Thursday, November 27th, 2003 at 1 PM with Rev. Howard Anningson officiating and the interment to follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
77 Unexpectedly at his residence in Woodwards Cove, Grand Manan Island, Thursday November 27th, 2003 Ira C. INGERSOLL passed away. He was 44. He is survived by his only surviving Grandmother Mrs. Iris Ingersoll of North Head, his mother Lillian Ingersoll and, one sister Rosemarie Ingersoll both of Fredericton, and also two brothers Douglas (Caroline) of Puvirnituq, PQ, and Brian of Fredericton. He was predeceased by his father Gordon. Visiting will be held from Ells Funeral Home Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The Funeral Service will take place from Ells Funeral Home on Sunday November 30th, 2003 at 1 PM with Rev. Kirk Perry officiating, interment to follow at the Maple Grove Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Children's Wish Foundation. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB, E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
78 Angus John GREENLAW passed away in San Francisco, California, USA March 20, 2009. He was born the son of the late Samuel M. Greenlaw and Katherine McRaven September 19, 1934 in Del Norte, California. Angus was an avid sailor and he once owned and operated Chateau Aspia, an inn and touring barge on the Loing Canal south of Paris France for several years of his life. He is survived by his step mother Virginia Greenlaw of North Head, NB. Two sisters Helena Greenlaw Mccullum, and Susan Greenlaw of North Head, NB. His three brothers Samuel, Nathan, and Joseph all of North Head, NB. Several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held in California and Angus’ family has requested that donations may be made to the Cancer Foundation of their choice. Condolences and donations may be made on line through Ells Funeral Home (www.ells.ca) 1199 Route 776, Grand Manan, NB, E5G 1G2. 506-662-3116.
79 Velma Ruth TIDD 87, of Brown's Flat, formerly of Seal Cove, Grand Manan, passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Friday evening, August 6th, 2004. Born on Little Wood Island, she was the daughter of the late Wesley and Addie Wilcox. Mrs. Tidd leaves to mourn one daughter Mrs. Auralie Inman, of Brown's Flat, one sister Norma Griffin, Deep Cove; one brother Preston (Ruth) Wilcox of Seal Cove; two grandchildren, Karen Purcell and Kevin Inman of Woodstock, NB; six great grandchildren Colin, Tasha, Krystle Purcell, and Emily, Alicia, and Matthew Inman, as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by an infant son Wilbert Clifton; two sisters Esther, Hilda; and three brothers Cline, Ralph and Ashley Wilcox. The family received friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Sunday 2-4 pm, 7-9 pm, with the funeral service to be held at the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church on Monday, August 9th, at 1\:30 pm with Rev. Jack MacKenzie officiating, assisted by Rev. Stuart Steeves, interment to follow in Spruce Grove Cemetery, Mark Hill, Grand Manan, NB. The family would appreciate donations to the Palliative Care Memorial Fund at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Funeral arrangements in care of ELL'S FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB,E5G 1G2
80 Blake G. INGERSOLL 89; of Seal Cove passed away after a lengthy illness at the Grand Manan Hospital on Saturday morning July 31st, 2004. Born in Seal Cove he was the son of the late Joseph and Sadie ( Brown ) Ingersoll. Mr. Ingersoll worked for Connor Bros. Plant , Seal Cove, he also was a farmer, and as well started and operated Brookside Golf Course, Seal Cove for many years, before his retirement. He was a member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church, Seal Cove. He is survived by two daughters Nancy Ingersoll, Seal Cove, Lorna Cleghorne, St. Stephen, two sons Larry ( Audrey ) Ingersoll, Edmonton, Alb., Verdi Ingersoll, Grand Harbour, nine Grand Children, and ten Great Grand Children. Mr. Ingersoll was predeceased by his wife Alta ( Wilcox ) Ingersoll 2003, one sister Norma, one son Dennis, ( 2000 ), two brothers Neil, and Scott. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Ells Funeral Home on Sunday, 2-4 PM, 7-9 PM, with the funeral service to be held on Monday, August 2nd, at the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church, with Rev. Ward McComskey officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot Spruce Grove Cemetery, Mark Hill, Grand Harbour, N.B. Donations to the Church Memorial Fund or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
81 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Monday July 5th, 2004 Florence M. BROWN of Deep Cove, Grand Manan Island passed away, she was 83. Florence was a member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church, loving mother and is survived by her husband of 63 years, Mr. Maurice H. Brown , two sons Mr. Blair Brown of Seal Cove, NB, and Mr. Terry (Donna) Brown of Deep Cove, NB, and one brother Mr. Raymond (Rikki) Robicheau of Brier Island, NS, four grand children, Darin, Jolene, Darla, Graydon and eight great grandchildren, Joshua, Josie, Jessey, Chloe, Delaney, Sydnie, Sophie, Cole, several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three sisters Louise Todd, Bernice Atchison, and Wilma Muise. Visiting will be held from the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9pm with Funeral Services following from the church on Friday July 9th, 2004 at 1:30pm with Pastor Ward McComiskey officiating, interment to follow at the Spruce Grove Cemetery, Mark Hill. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
82 Donald Cecil PARKER, 73, of Grand Harbour, Grand Manan, N.B. passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John on Saturday morning, June 26th, after a brief illness. Born in Eastport, Maine, he was the son of the late Percy and Evelyn-Mae (Tucker) Parker. Don retired after thirty-five years from Coastal Transport in 1991 where he held the position of Chief Stewart on the M V Grand Manan IV, prior to working on the ferry he spent his earlier years as a fisherman. He is a member of Central Wesleyan Church and a member of the Adult Sunday School of Central Wesleyan Church. Don is survived by his wife Shirley Merlene (Green) Parker at home. Two daughters Murice (David) Guptill, and Doreen (John) Sullivan both of Grand Harbour as well as three Grand Children and Three Great-Grand Children. He was predeceased by two brothers Lawrence and Merrill. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Sunday, 2-4 PM , 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 28th, 2004 at 2\:00 PM with Rev. Kirk Perry officiating assisted by Pastor Tim Branscombe with Interment to follow in the family plot Spruce Grove Cemetery, Mark Hill, N.B. The family requests donations to the Central Wesleyan Building Fund. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
83 Florence E. BAGLEY died at the Grand Manan Hospital Friday March 5th, 2004 Mrs. Florence Edna Bagley of Seal Cove, Grand Manan Island passed away, she was 80. She is survived by her husband Mr. Vernon Bagley, one son Colin (Mary) of North Head, N.B., one brother Mr. Eldon Wilson of St. Stephen, N.B., and one Grandson Mr. Stuart Bagley of North Head, N.B. A private family service will be held from Ells Funeral Home on Sunday March 7th, 2004 with Pastor Charles Bain officiating, interment to follow in the spring at the Spruce Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations may be made to the N.B. Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME , 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca
84 Lila Lois SHEPHERD, 102, of Seal Cove, N.B., passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Wednesday morning, January 8th, 2003, after a lengthy illness. Born on Grand Manan she was the daughter of the late Caleb and Sarah (Green) Shepherd. Miss Shepherd was a retired Nurse, a member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church, she spent many years as a Sunday School Teacher, and as well a very accomplished Organist. Miss Shepherd is survived by many nieces and nephews. She was the last member of her immediate family, predeceased by three sisters Irene, Alice, and Addie, and as well four brothers Hughitson, Charlie, Arthur and Wilfred. Visitation will be held at Ells Funeral Home, Grand Manan, on Thursday 2-4, 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held on Friday, January 10th, at the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church at 1:30 PM with Rev. Ward McComiskey officiating, interment to follow in the family plot Spruce Grove Cemetery, Mark Hill, N.B. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
85 After a brief illness Alta C. INGERSOLL of Seal Cove, Grand Manan Island passed away Saturday May 17th, 2003 at the Grand Manan Hospital, she was 87. Born on Wood Island, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leland and Clara Wilcox. Mrs. Ingersoll was a member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church and also worked at the Connors Brothers Sardine Factory in Seal Cove for many years. She is survived by her husband Mr. Blake Ingersoll, two daughters Nancy Ingersoll of Seal Cove, NB, Lorna Cleghorn of St. Stephen, NB, two sons Larry (Audrey) Ingersoll of Edmonton AL, Verdi Ingersoll of Grand Harbour, NB. Four sisters Mrs. Ester Allen of Blacks Harbour NB, Mrs. Kathleen Wilcox of Pennfield NB, Mrs. Lydia Parker of Castalia NB, and Mrs. Ella (Bev) Cary of Woodwards Cove NB, and four Brothers Mr. (Baker) Manson (Helen) Wilcox of Port Maitland NS, Rev. Walter (Alva) Wilcox of Moncton NB, Mr. Lester (Betty) Wilcox of Pennfield NB, and Mr. Willis (Thelma) Wilcox of Seal Cove NB. Nine grand children, ten great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Ingersoll was predeceased by one son Dennis. Visiting hours will be held at the Funeral Home Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm, and the Funeral service will take place from the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church Tuesday May 20th, 2003 with Rev. Ward McComiskey officiating and Rev. Kirk Perry assisting, interment to follow in the family plot at the Spruce Grove Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 of www.ells.ca)
86 Hallie R. CRONK 83; passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home on Thursday, July 22, 2004, after a lengthy illness. Born in North Head she was the daughter of the late Manford and Beatrice Daggett. Mrs. Cronk was a member of the Church of the Ascension, and the Ladies Guild, and was the former clerk for the Village of North Head until her retirement. Mrs. Cronk is survived by one daughter Marilyn (Paul) Burke, Moncton. Three sons Richard (Katherine) , Ronald (Pamela), Peter (Marilyn) Cronk all of North Head., ten grandchildren, seven Great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Clyde Wendell Cronk, three sisters Jessie, Alice, and Clara, one brother Charles and two grand sons Ryan and Hayden. Visitation will be held at the Church of the Ascension on Friday 2-4PM, 7-9Pm from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, at 1:30 PM with Lic. Kevin Frankland, assisted by Lic. Freda Large with interment to follow in North Head Community Cemetery.
87 Melba M OGILVIE of London, Ont, and formerly of Grand Manan, N.B. passed away peacefully at the Marian Villa, London, Ont. on May 11, 2004 after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson's disease. She was predeceased by her husband Walter (1968) and is survived by her son David, daughter-in-law Joyce, and grandchildren Peter and Alison Ogilvie. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 10, at 2 PM, at the Church of the Ascension, North Head, Grand Manan, N.B. with Lic. Kevin Frankland officiating assisted by Lic. Freda Large with interment to follow in the family plot, North Head Cemetery, after which a reception will be held in the Church Hall hosted by the Ladies Guild of the Church. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2 ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
88 Penny L BEMAN of North Head, Grand Manan Island passed away unexpectedly Friday June 18th, 2004. Penny is survived by her daughter, Chelsey Beman of North Head, her parents, MacKenzie and Patricia Hatt of North Head, one sister, Mrs. Vicki Kinghorn (Roger) also of North Head, one niece, Miranda, and two nephews, Regan and Logan. The family will be receiving friends at Ells Funeral Home Monday evening from 7-9pm. The Funeral service will take place Tuesday at 1:30pm from the Church of the Ascension, North Head with Rev. Howard Anningson officiating and Kevin Frankland assisting, interment to follow at the North Head Community Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the Church of the Ascension would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
89 Jessie N. HATT, 96; of North Head, Grand Manan passed away Friday evening April 2nd, 2004 after a lengthy illness, at the Grand Manan Hospital. Born at North Head, she was the daughter of the late Oswald and Flora (Stanley) Parker. Before her retirement Mrs. Hatt was a cook at the Rose Cottage, the Grand Manan Hospital and later at the Marathon Hotel, a member of the North Head Wesleyan Church, the Ladies Missionary Group and also the Senior Ladies of Rotary Isles Estates. Mrs. Hatt is survived by her daughter Hazel Brown, Grand Manan, three sisters Stella Avery, Ella Gaskill and Blake Hooper, ten grandchildren and six great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Hatt was predeceased by her husband Charles as well as by four sisters Edith, Fern, Della, and Nettie, also three brothers Harry, Garfield and Cleveland. Visiting will be at the Ells Funeral Home, Saturday evening 7-9 PM, Sunday 2-4, 7-9 PM with funeral service to be held from the North Wesleyan Church, on Monday, April 5th, at 2:00 PM with Rev. Charles Bain officiating with interment to follow in the family plot North Head Community Cemetery later in the spring. Donations to the North Head Wesleyan Church Building Fund would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
90 Ross W WILSON, 84; of Grand Manan, N.B. Passed away unexpectedly at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen on Wednesday, February 25th, after a brief illness. Born in Grand Harbour he was the son of the late Frank and Maryetta ( Wilcox ) Wilson of Grand Harbour. Mr. Wilson was a retired Merchant Seaman and sailed on The Port Royal Park 1944-1945, and as well a fisherman and fished from various ports in both New Brunswick and Nova Scotia during his career. He was a member of the North Head Baptist Church.He is survived by two daughters Arlene Waddingham, Beaver Harbour, Sandra Field ( Robert ), North Head, one son Ross Jr. of Beaver Harbour, one sister Avis Taylor, North Head, ten grand children, and twenty-one Great Grand Children as well as several nieces and nephews.He was predeceased by his wife Lillian ( Skidds ), four brothers Malcolm, James, Victor and Eldred, four sisters, Mavis, Zelia, Margaret, and Muriel, and one Grand Son Douglas Field.The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Friday 2-4, 7-9 PM with the funeral to be held from the North Head Baptist Church Saturday at 1230 PM with Rev. Ron Ford officiating , interment to follow in the family plot North Head Community Cemetery later in the spring. Donations to the Grand Manan Boys and Girls Club would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME , 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
91 Jean M STANLEY 86; of North Head, Grand Manan, N.B. passed away on Saturday morning at the Grand Manan Hospital, December 13th, 2003. Born at South Maitland, N.S. on June 20th, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Alice Madden, and much loved daughter-in-law of the late Mr. and Mrs. Percy Marshall, of Paradise, Annapolis County, N.S. Mrs. Stanley was a Registered Nurse. She began her nursing career at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital, Yarmouth, N.S., where she trained and later graduated as an R.N. After working there for several years, she accepted a position at the Annapolis Regional Hospital, Annapolis Royal, N.S. In 1956 she accepted a position at the Grand Manan Hospital on Grand Manan Island, N.B. where she worked for the next twenty -five years until her retirement in 1982. Mrs. Stanley was a member of the N.B. Nurses Association, the N.B. Senior Citizens Federation, The Grand Manan Museum, the North Head Wesleyan Church, the North Head Wesleyan Ladies Missionaries Society as well as being very active in the circle of her special friends at Rotary Isle Estates. She is survived by her daughter Joan Marshall Cannings R.N. of Toronto, Ont., one Grand Son Richard Cannings of Calgary, Alta., one grand-daughter Ella Rebanks ( Alex) of Toronto, Ont., as well as one Great Grand Daughter Zuleika Rebanks of Toronto, Ont. Mrs. Stanley was predeceased by her Husband Hollis Stanley in 1998. The family will receive friends and relatives on Tuesday, December 16th, at the North Head Wesleyan Church, North Head, Grand Manan, at 2-4, 7-9 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 17th, 2003 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Charles Bain officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot in the North Head Community Cemetery. The family has requested donations to the Rotary Club Trust Fund or to a memorial of your choice. There will be a reception following the service for all to attend at the North Head Wesleyan Church Hall, North Head, N.B. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME , 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B. E5G 1G2. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca
92 Unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 17th, 2003 Scott C INGERSOLL of North Head Grand Manan Island, NB, passed away; he was 58. Scott worked as a fisherman, and also was a former proprietor of the North Head Irving Convenience Store; he loved his family and enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing cards. He was a friend to all with his quick wit and fun sense of humor and will be sadly missed by everyone who was fortunate to have known and been able to spend time with him. Scott is survived by his wife Sandra, his father Sherwin Ingersoll of North Head, two daughters Jodi Ingersoll of London England UK, and Jennifer King of Digby NS, one son Darren Ingersoll (Jennifer) of St. George NB, three sisters Mrs. Barbara Guptill (Sydney) of Seal Cove NB, Jacqueline Monroe (Robert Linton) of Castalia NB, Mrs. Cathy O'Neill (Phillip) of Seal Cove, and one brother Stuart Ingersoll of North Head NB, three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews, one uncle Harry Stanley (Marjorie) and one great aunt Jeanette Cary. He was predeceased by his mother Alda and one sister Myrna Johnson. Visiting hours will be held from Ells Funeral Home Sunday, December 21st from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with the funeral service being held from the North Head Wesleyan Church Monday, December 22nd, 2003 at 1 p.m. with Rev. Charles Bain officiating, with interment to follow at the North Head Community Cemetery. By family request, donations may be made to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation in lieu of flowers. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
93 Gerald Flewelling JOHNSON of North Head, Grand Manan Island passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital Tuesday, October 29th, 2002 he was 89. Born in North Head he was the son of the late Mr. & Mrs. John & Stella (Flewelling) Johnson. He is survived by his son Mr. Evan (Gladys) Johnson, \par \par ; and one granddaughter Karen Johnson, Toronto, ON. Mr. Johnson was predeceased by his wife Mary and one son David. Visiting hours will be held at Ells Funeral Home Wednesday evening from 7-9pm and the Funeral Service will be held from the North Head United Baptist Church on Thursday, October 31st, 2002 at 1pm with Rev. Ian Rough officiating, interment to follow at the family plot at the North Head Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. ( 506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
94 Muriel CHENEY of North Head, Grand Manan, passed away on Wednesday morning, November 6th, 2002, at the Grand Manan Hospital after a courageous battle with MS. Born in Randolph, Mass, she was the daughter of the late Jason (J) and Jaunita (Ingalls) Lakeman of Grand Harbour, NB. Mrs. Cheney was the former Administrator of The Grand Manan Hospital for eight years, a member of the Church of the Ascension, North Head, also a member of the Ladies Guild of the Church of Ascension, Mrs. Cheney attended Bangor High School and then finished her formal education at Westbrook College, Portland Maine, receiving her business administration degree after which she returned to Grand Manan to pursue her career , marry Craig Cheney, and raise a family. Mrs. Cheney is survived by her husband Craig Douglas Cheney of North Head, one daughter Martha Cheney of Saint John, three sons Kirk Cheney (Holly) of North Head, Grand Manan, Jason Cheney, (Adri-ann) of Halifax, NS and Rev. Bruce Cheney (Roxie) of Blacks Harbour, NB, ten grandchildren and one great grandchild. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Grand Harbour, on Friday, November 8th, 2-4, 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 9th, at 1:30 pm from the Church of the Ascension, North Head with Archdeacon Arthur Gregg officiating assisted by her son Rev. Bruce Cheney and Lie. Kevin Frankland, with interment to follow in the family plot North Head Cemetery. Donations to the Memorial Fund of the Church of the Ascension or to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements in care of Ells Funeral Home, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
95 George William JOHNSON 64, of 12 Marathon Lane, Grand Manan, N.B. passed away at the Grand Manan Hospital, surrounded by his family on Sunday morning November 17th, 2002. Born at Woodwards Cove, he was the son of the late Willard and Faye (Forsythe) Johnson, of Woodwards Cove, N.B. Georgie was a fisherman and for many years, was the owner and Captain of the MV. Aaron and Kate. He was a devoted father and Grandfather, an avid hunter and spent many days hunting and camping with his friends David and Neil. He was a member of the North Head United Baptist Church, Mananook Lodge #23 F & AM, Grand Manan. Survived by one daughter Helen Johnson, (Rodney Ingalls), three sons Bill Johnson (Rhonda) of Sussex, Bruce Johnson, and Robert (Bobby) Johnson (Leona) of Grand Manan, two brothers Francis Benson (Phyllis), Biddleford, Maine, and Leon Benson (Sandra) Calais, Maine, one sister Kay Jefferies (Jeff), Daytona, Florida, eight grandchildren, Heidi Urquhart, (Robert), Kate Ingalls, Aaron, Jay, Joshua, Benjamin, Jared, Janica Johnson, and one great grandson Carter Urquhart, several nieces and nephews. Georgie was predeceased by his wife Myrna (2001), his father Willard (1941), his mother Faye (1975), and brother Walter Green (2002). The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home, Monday 2-4, 7-9 PM, the Funeral Service will be held from the North Head United Baptist Church on Tuesday, November 19th, 2002 at 1 PM with Rev. Ian Rough officiating, interment to follow at the family plot at the North Head Community Cemetery. The family suggests donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or to the North Head United Baptist Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca
96 Shirley May GUPTILL , 93, of North Head, Grand Manan, passed away at the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Saturday evening, November 30th, 2002, after a lengthy illness. She was the daughter of the late Perley and Jennie (Johnson) Lambert of North Head, N.B. Mrs. Guptill was a member of the North Head United Baptist Church. She is survived by three daughters Melba Carlson, Grand Harbour, Joan Matthews (Harry) of New Hampshire., and Themla Long (James) of Arizona, eleven Grandchildren and twenty Great Grand Children, and six Great Great Grandchildren. Mrs. Guptill was predeceased by her husband Ray Heaman Guptill (1998), one daughter Geraldine Guptill, one sister Cora Waters, and one brother Eldon Lambert, one Grandson Jason Urquart., and one Great Grand Daughter Chris Matthews. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Tuesday, Dec. 3rd, 7-9 PM from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 4th, 2002 at 2:00 PM, with Rev. Troy Dennis officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot North Head Community Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations to the Grand Harbour United Baptist Church or to the GM Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route # 776, Grand Manan, N.B., E5G 1G2 (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca )
97 Osborn "Ozzie" Lawson TATTON, 82, Of 111 Sydney St., Saint John passed away at the Regional Hospital Sunday, December 8th, 2002. Born in Castalia, Grand Manan he was the son of the late Harvey and Eleanor (Smith) Tatton. Mr. Tatton was a metal fabricator with Ocean Steel for over 35 years. He is survived by his wife Marie (Lockhart) Tatton, two sons Mark and Barton Tatton of Saint John, one sister Olive Russell (Lloyd), Grand Manan, two brothers Harold Tatton (Eunice), Grand Manan, Gene Tatton (Joyce) St. Andrews, N.B. as well as two grandchildren Alesha and David Tatton, Saint John. He was predeceased by one sister Mary Killan and two brothers Allison and Bernard Tatton. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, December 11, 2002. At 1:00 PM with Rev. Ian Rough officiating at the North Head Community Cemetery. The family requests donations to the charity of choice. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, N.B. (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
98 Leighton Philip TAYLOR, 75, of Castalia, Grand Manan, passed away Sunday morning, December 15, 2002, at the Grand Manan Nursing Home, North Head, after a lengthy illness. Born at North Head, he was the son of the late Archibald and Nettie (Parker) Taylor. Mr. Taylor was a lobster fisherman for over fifty years. A member of the North Head United Baptist Church. Mr. Taylor is survived by his wife Avis Merlene (Wilson) Taylor, Castalia, one daughter Linda Daggett (William), Castalia, one son Dwight Taylor (Charmaine) of North Head, one sister Alice Green (Chester) of Ingalls Head, three grandchildren, Dean of North Head, Dylan Taylor of Castalia, and Grand Daughter Anzonette Brown (Blaine) of Castalia. Also two great grandchildren, Mitchell and Jaden Brown. The family will receive friends and relatives at Ells Funeral Home on Monday 2-4, 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 17th, at the North Head United Baptist Church at 2:00pm with Rev. Ian Rough officiating. Interment to follow in the family plot in the North Head Community Cemetery. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements in care of ELLS FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Route #776, Grand Manan, NB (506-662-3116 or www.ells.ca)
99 LUBEC - Loren Walter LANK, 54, died unexpectedly March 25, 2009, in Lubec, as a result of a boating accident. He was born May 31, 1954, on Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick, the son of Judson and Vesta (Wilson) Lank. He loved fishing and being on the water. He was a big man with a big heart and was always willing to help others. He enjoyed gardening and making pickles. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He survived by his wife, Florence (Thistlewood) Lank; his children, Paula Moores and companion, Robert, Donna and husband, Jimmy Lyons, Barbara and husband, Johnny Rice, Clifton Flynn and companion, Emily Norton, Gordon Flynn, and John Flynn; two sisters, Carla Fishwick and husband, Jimmy, and Stephanie and husband, John Milbury; a sister-in-law, Bessie and husband, Roy Kelley; 14 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, several aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins. He will also be greatly missed by his dog, Willey. Loren will be greatly missed by his family and friends, and even though he is gone, he will be forever in our hearts. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Christian Temple Church, Lubec, with Pastor Gary Look officiating. Burial will be after at Split Hill Cemetery, West Lubec. Those wishing to make donations in his memory may do so to Bessie Kelley, 3 Thistlewood Lane, Lubec, ME 04652, to help the family with Loren's final expenses. Arrangements are in care of McClure Family Funeral Services, Lubec.
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