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  1 At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on January 12, 2005, Mrs. Edith Marion Leslie, wife of Ronald Leslie Jr. of Fairhaven, NB. Born in Eastport, Maine, on March 1st, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Mabel and James Hooper Sr. Besides her husband, she is survived by five sisters, Shirley Phinney of Eastport, ME, Hazel Miller of Bangor, ME, Mabel Henderson Hooper (James) of Eastport, Joanne Jellotta (Harold) of Eastport, Ellenor Whalen (Bruce) of Mill Creek, Washington; two brothers, Bruce Hooper (Ellen) of Bangor and Richard Hooper (Mary) of Greenboro, Arkansas; two sisters-in-law, Pauline Hooper and Joyce Hooper. Edith was pre-deceased by one son, David Leslie; three sisters, Mabel Guptill, Daphne Wentworth and Rena Barlee; two brothers, Ralph Hooper and James Hooper, Jr. Edith was a member of the Fairhaven Baptist Church, Fairhaven, NB Interment in Old Calder’s Head Cemetery, Section 2#1  
  2 Edward Stickney Lord, 87, husband of Alva (Craig) Lord of St. Andrews, NB died peacefully at the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB on February 13, 2005. He was born on Deer Island on May 2, 1917 of Harold and Bessie Lord. He was pre-deceased by brothers Lambert, Horace (Scotty) and sister Carolyn Richardson. He is survived by one sister, Mary Daly of Fredericton, NB; two daughters, Janet Love (Arthur), Joyce Dickson (Bernie); four grandchildren, Andrew Love (Kathy), Kimberly Love-Brayley (Bill), Jill Dickson and Steven Dickson; two greatgrandchildren, Brittany & Liam; one nephew, Arthur Richardson of Ottawa, ON and niece, Cynthia Hobart of Peterborough, ON. Retired from NB Telephone Co. Ltd. in 1981. Ed had many interests, but above all he had a great passion for music and a love for wood turning. No visitation requested by the family due to Ed's body being donated for medical research at Dalhousie University. A memorial service will be held at the United Baptist Church, King Street, St. Andrews, on February 18, 2005, at 2 pm. Donations can be made at any charity of the donor's choice.  
  3 The death of Florice May Proctor of Calais Maine, occurred at the Atlantic Rehab and Nursing Center, Calais Maine on February 13, 2005. Born at Chocolate Cove, Deer Island, New Brunswick, she was the daughter of the late Onslo L. and Hannah H. (Floyd) Haney. Predeceased by her husband, Harold James Proctor, one sister and three brothers. Florice is survived by several nieces and nephews. Resting at MacDonald Select Community Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, with visiting on Tuesday February 15, 2005 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9. The funeral will be held at 2pm on Wednesday from the funeral home chapel, with Rev. Robert Hinton officiating. For those who wish, donations to the Salvation Army, or to a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated.  
  4 Peacefully, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB, Mrs. Theresa Maude Thompson Greenlaw Lord, 96 of Back Bay, NB, formerly of Deer Island, NB, widow of Charles Greenlaw, and Lawrence Edward Lord, occurred on Saturday February 5, 2005. Born in Blacks Harbour, NB, on April 16,1909 she was a daughter of the late Frank A. and Ada (Hatt) Thompson. Theresa worked for Connors Brothers in the fish canning industry, as a packer for 50 years, in Blacks Harbour, Deer Island, and Back Bay Plants until her retirement a number of years ago. She will be lovingly remembered by her step-sons, Ralph Lord (Grace) of Campobello, and Prescott Lord of Rockland, Maine, step-daughters, Hazel Stuart (Ronald) of Leonardville, Deer Island, and Donna Gregg (James) of Vancouver, several step grandchildren, and cousins. Theresa was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533), from where the service will be held at The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel at the St. George Funeral Home on Tuesday, February 8, 2005 at 2: 00 pm. with Rev. Charles Yerxa officiating. Visiting Hours on Monday February 7, 2005, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Interment to take place in the St. George Rural Cemetery Donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.  
  5 Captain Fremont 'Monty' C. MacNeill of Cape Elizabeth, Maine died Mar. 1, 2005 in Portland, Maine. .Monty was born at Leonardville, (Deer Island) New Brunswick, on Mar. 8, 1929, son of Edgar C. and Hattie L. Conley MacNeill. He attended Deer Island and South Portland, Maine schools. He married Minnie A. Rich of Chebeague Island, Maine on Aug. 22, 1955. Monty was predeceased by his parents, two brothers, Donald and Frankie, and a sister Ruth Plaisted Moore. He followed in his fathers footsteps and captained the Sardine Carrier the Conqueror for R. J. Peacock Canning Co. in Portland for 22 years. He also captained boats for Stinson Canning Co. of Bath, Maine for 20 years. He carried sardines up and down the coast of Maine for a lot of fisherman during his career. He is survived by his wife of 50 years. Monty is also survived by his son; Donald MacNeill of South Portland, his wife Patricia and grandchildren Ceili, Thomas, Michael and James; and daughters, Linda Wainwright of Canton, Maine and her husband David and grandchildren Davis, Christopher, Nicholas & Mary-Elizabeth and great-grandchildren Ellie, Jonathan and Hillary; Cathy MacNeill of Chebeague Island and her partner Nathan Doughty; Cindy Riddle of Chebeague Island and her husband Bruce and step-grandchildren Vicki and Sarah and stepgreat-grandchild Cameron; Debbie Droggitis of Biddeford, Maine and her husband George and grandchildren Dustin, and Zoe; Nancy Derby of Cumberland, Maine and husband Joseph III and grandchildren, Karly, Jodie, and Mindy; Julie Doughty of Chebeague Island and her husband Edmund and grandchildren Joshua and Dylan; Lisa MacNeill of Westbrook, Maine and her partner Jeff and grandchildren Ruben and Holden; sisters, Donna Pride of Peru, Maine, and Helen Leaman of South Portland, Maine. . Interment to follow at Forest City Cemetery South Portland, Maine  
  6 Unexpectedly at Hibernia Cove, Deer Island, NB on November 18, 2002, Mr. William Everett Cline, husband of Evelyn M. (Smith) Cline of 100 Richardson Road, Richardson, NB. Born on January 19, 1930, he was the son of the late Wilfred and Hazel Mae (Lord) Cline. A loving husband, father and grandfather, William is survived by his wife; one daughter, Denise (Tom) Hendershot of Campobello, NB; three sons, Leigh (Susan) Cline of Fairhaven, NB; Wilfred (Wendy) Cline of Richardson, NB and Maurice (Kate) Cline of Riverview, NB; six grandchildren; Courtney Hendershot, Kathy, Erika, Andrew, Sebastian, and Johanna Cline as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. William was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed tipping and periwinkling as favorite pastimes. Prior to his retirement he had been employed by the NB Department of Transportation as a deckhand on the ferries. Before working for DOT, William had been a self-employed fisherman as well as employed with various people in the local fishing industry. He was also a Shriner. Resting at the Lords Cove Church of Christ, Lords Cove, NB from where the service will be held on Thursday at 2 PM followed by interment at Mount Hope Cemetery, Visiting on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Memorial donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George, Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533)  
  7 Peacefully, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on June 17, 2002, Mrs. Lena Adora Gaudett of Stuart Town, Deer Island, NB, wife of the late J. Ronald Gaudett. Born in Lords Cove on May 1, 1915, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Blanch (Hooper) Stuart. A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by one son, Garry Gaudett of Stuart Town; one daughter, Bonnie, Mrs. John Pinchin of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia; two granddaughters, Krista Gaudett of Glace Bay, NS and Paula Pinchin of Dartmouth, NS; one grandson, Jimmy Pinchin (Christabelle) of Dartmouth, NS; one great grandson, Jacob Pinchin and one great granddaughter, Courtney Gaudett; two sisters, Iva Lambert of Stuart Town and Muriel Hawkins of Beaver Harbour; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by two brothers, Lester Stuart and Bernard Lambert and one sister, Gertrude Hatt. Lena had worked for Connors Bros. for over 40 years before retiring. She was a member of the Lamberts Cove Baptist Church. She was an avid reader and enjoyed bird watching. By request of the family, there will be no visiting at the Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, June 21st at 200PM from the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel of the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533). Interment to follow at the Pennfield Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Diabetes Association or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.  
  8 At the Saint John Regional Hospital on Saturday November 29th, 2003 Florence (Pete) Marion (Garnett) Rubin, wife of Nathan J. Rubin, of 14 Prince William St., St. George, N.B. passed away unexpectedly. Pete was born in Fairhaven, Deer Island on April 14th, 1926. She was the daughter of the late John Wilkinson Garnett and Mary Elizabeth (Watson) Garnett. Pete is survived by her husband Nathan (Nate), four sons Louis N. Rubin (Christine), of St. George, Samuel M. Rubin (Sandra) of St. George, Perri R. Rubin of St. Stephen, John D. Haggart (Lorna), of Toronto, Ont. Two daughters Mary E. McAdam (James) of St. George, Sari L. Harris (Tony) of Pennfield, N.B. Sixteen Grandchildren Martin Rubin, Louis Rubin, Isaac Rubin, Hillary Rubin, Benjamin Rubin, Aaron Rubin, Andrew McAdam, Jonathon McAdam, Christopher Rubin, Ashley Rubin, all of St. George, N.B. Samantha Cooke (Rodney) Of Second Falls, N.B., Tony (Bugsy) Harris of Pennfield, Jordan Rubin of St. Stephen, N.B., Jason Haggart, Lisa Haggart, Lindsay Haggart, all of Toronto, Ont. As well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her mother and father, as well as three brothers and two sisters. Pete proudly operated "Pete's Dairy Bar" in St. George for twenty years, she was a Past Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Granite Chapter #15 of St. George, a past Queen of Nereides Temple #78, Daughter of the Nile, Saint John, N.B., she was very active in the past as well as a dedicated worker and supporter of the Atlantic Funeral Directors Conventions over the years, and was a dedicated bingo player. Beloved wife, loving mother, grandmother, and a dear friend to many. She was the last living member of her immediate family. Resting at the St. George Masonic Lodge Hall, #2 Carleton Street, St. George, N.B., where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday December 3rd, 2003 at 230 PM with Rev. David Genge officiating. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Masonic Hall on Monday and Tuesday, December 1st and 2nd, 2003, 2-5, 6-9 PM. Interment to follow in the family plot St. George Rural Cemetery St. George, N.B. The family has requested in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children (Charlotte County Transportation Fund) or the charity of your choice. An Order of the Eastern Star service will be held at the St. George Masonic Hall, on Monday evening, December 1st, at 700 PM. A reception will be held at the Masonic Hall following the interment.  
  9 SCOTLAND, MD. - Gladys G. Pitcher, 88, of Scotland, Md., formerly of Falmouth,Maine died May 3, 2004 in Scotland, Maryland. She was born on Deer Island, New Brunswick, Canada on Dec. 22, 1915 to the late Ethel and Thomas Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband Ezra Pitcher, a daughter Linda, and nine brothers and sisters. She is survived by her daughter Beverly O'Connor; son-in-law Edward; granddaughters Linda Hopkins and Dawna Bodin; and three great-grandchildren. She was interred next to her husband in Portland. Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.  
  10 The sad and unexpected death of Melbourne (Mel) Alvah Leslie of Brown's Flat, NB, husband of Raymah E. (Henderson) Leslie occurred Wednesday June 4, 2003 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born on Deer Island, September 11, 1926, he was the son of the late Archie and Mabel (Eaton) Leslie. Besides his wife he is survived by two sons, Wayne (Marsha), Brown's Flat, NB, Albion (Barbara), Grand Manan, NB, two daughters Karen Fox (David), Grand Bay-Westfield, NB, Julie Wallace (John), Calgary, Alb., eleven grandchildren Rick, Blair (Beth), Al (Carlene), Kyle (Lynn) and Aaron Leslie, Jeff, Trevor, Christa and Kimberly Fox, Jamie (Tommy) and Jolie Wallace, eight great grandchildren, Nicholas, Kirkland, Adair, Dana, McKenzie, Raina, Aubrey, Martine and Grace, one brother Richard (Marion), St George, NB, four sisters Margaret Patterson, Rothesay, NB, Barbara Kirkeguard (Gill), Saint John, NB, Jean McDonald (Don) of McDonald's Point, NB, Alice Hanson (Gordon) of New Denmark, NB, several nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by one brother Clayton. Mel worked in the fishing, farming and trucking industry during his life. Mel was an active member of Brown's Flat United Baptist Church serving as deacon and in the choir. He was a kind and gentle person who will be fondly remembered by his family and many friends. Brenan's Bay View Select Community Funeral Home, 1461 Manawagonish Road, Saint John, (634-7425) in charge of arrangements. Visiting will be held Friday 7-9 PM, and Saturday 2-4, 7-9 PM. Funeral to be held at the Brown's Flat United Baptist Church on Sunday June 8, 2003 at 2:00 PM., with interment to follow in the United Baptist Cemetery.  
  11 Peacefully, at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB. on April 17, 2005, Mrs. Mazie Violet (Mitchell) Cunningham, wife of the late Glenn E. Cunningham of Blacks Harbour, NB. Born in Deer Island, NB on January 27, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Matthew and Amy (Doughty) Mitchell. A loving mother, grandmother and sister, she is survived by one son, Larry (Joannie) Cunningham of Pennfield, NB; one daughter, Lorna (Eugene) Anderson of L'Etang, NB; four grandchildren, Geoff (Sandra) Cunningham of Pennfield, Stacey (Eric) Green of Oromocto, Erin Boudreau (Danny Douglas) of Lawrence Station, Amy (Kenny) Wright of Beaver Harbour; one step-granddaughter, Shyanne Carrier of Pennfield; ten great grandchildren; two sisters, Dora Newman [see#24 below] of Bangor, Maine, and Wilma Bishop of Deer Island; several nieces, nephews and cousins, and special friend and neighbor, Karen Campbell. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by one brother, Ralston ("Bud") Mitchell. Prior to retirement, Mazie had worked as a salesperson for Rubin's Steadmans, and the Metropolitan stores. She enjoyed her word search puzzles and watching TV. She was also a member of the St. George Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #40. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB with visiting hours on Monday from 7-9PM and Tuesday from 2-4PM and 7-9PM. The service will be held on Wednesday at 2PM from The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel at the St. George Funeral Home, with Rev. Bruce Cheney officiating, followed by interment in the St. George Rural Cemetery. In Mazie's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.  
  12 The death of Mrs. Frances Louise Butler, in her 101st year, of the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB, formerly of Deer Island, NB, wife of the late Audley Frank Butler occurred on Friday, July 15, 2005, at the Passamaquoddy Lodge. Born in Perry Maine, USA, on April 18,1904, she was a daughter of the late James and Elizabeth Lambert. Frances was a member of the Lambert’s Cove Baptist Church.Frances leaves to mourn, one son Carroll Butler, and one daughter Norma Leslie all of Deer Island, NB, four grand children, 27 great – grand children, several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter Ethel Wheeler, a brother David Lambert and a sister Cora Pottle. Interment at Mount Hope Cemetery, Richardson, Deer Island.  
  13 Peacefully, at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John NB on August 27, 2005, Mrs. Nellie Gladys (McKenney) Thompson, wife of the late Mariner Thompson of Lambertville NB. Born in Leonardville NB on January 10, 1906 she was a daughter of the late Frederick and Annie (Harris) McKenney. A loving aunt, she is survived by; nieces and nephews: Glenn (Marjorie) McKenney of Saint John , Douglas (Faith) McKenney of Charlottetown , Donald (Sharon) McKenney of Saint John, Deanna McKenney-Emmerson (John) of Dieppe and Joan McKenney- Elrick (Andy) of Parksville B.C as well as several grand nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by four brothers: Lloyd, Kenneth, Harold and Howard. She was the last member of her immediate family. Nellie was an avid reader and loved to knit. She knitted many pairs of socks and mittens for her family and the Red Cross and was a life long member of the Fairhaven Baptist Church. Aunt Nell loved everybody, but she loved some more than others. Resting at the Fairhaven Baptist Church where the service will be held on Monday at 2 pm with Rev. Maurice Hatfield officiating followed by interment in Mount Hope Cemetery,  
  14 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB, on October 8, 2003, following a brief illness, Mrs. Charlotte Eva (Smith) Hurley, wife of Leroy Hurley (#15 below)of Lord's Cove, NB. Born on November 8, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Thelma (Fountain) Smith. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, Charlotte is survived, besides her husband, by two daughters, Linda (Tim) Stuart of Chamcook, NB, and Pamela (Reid) Cline of Fairhaven, NB; five grandchildren, Bryce and Alyse Stuart, and Mark, Dayna, and Alex Cline; two brothers, Goldwin (Patricia) Smith of Lord's Cove, NB and Donald (Genevive) Smith of Woodland, Maine; one sister, Rheta (Ralph) Hayman of London, Ontario; one brother-in-law, William (Mattie) Hurley of Lord's Cove, NB; two sisters-in-law, Virginia Conley of Leonardville, NB and Gloria Hurley of Chamcook, NB; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Charlotte was a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ and the Women's Institute. She was an avid reader, and enjoyed crossword puzzles, and especially enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ . [probably Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 2#9a as her husband is 15 below]  
  15 At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB, the death of Mr. Leroy Albion Hurley, 81, of Leonardville, Deer Island, devoted husband of the late Charlotte Eva (Smith) Hurley (#14 above), occurred on June 9, 2005. Born in Leonardville on April 14, 1924, he was a son of the late Frank "Sam" and Grace (Lord) Hurley. He worked as a fisherman and Captain of the Sardine Carrier "The Senator Neil", for Connors Bros. Ltd. for 45 years. Roy was a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ, a 20 year member of the Luxor Shrine Club of Saint John, a 50 year member of the Masonic Lodge St. Marks #55 St. Andrews, and of the Abanaki #55 Lodge of Lambertville. Surviving are his loving children, daughters Linda (Tim) Stuart of Chamcook, and Pamela (Reid) Cline of Fairhaven; cherished grandchildren, Bryce Stuart, Mark Cline, Alyce Stuart, Dayna Cline, and Alex Cline; brother, William (Mattie) Hurley of Lords Cove; sister, Virginia Conley of Leonardville; sister-in-law, Gloria Hurley of the Glebe Road; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Sunday, June 12 at 1 pm, with Rev. Jeff Conley and Rev. Conrad Cline officiating, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 2#9a at Calder's Head. A Masonic Service will be held  
  16 CALDER, ALICE J. - 90, died May 31, 2003 at Amherst, Nova. Scotia. Born at Deer Island, New Brunswick, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Frances (O'Brien) Lambert. St. Andrew's Rural Cemetery  
  17 Unexpectedly at Deer Island, NB, the death of Mr. Kevin Lee Freake, husband of Theresa Louise (Smith) Freake of Hersonville, Deer Island, NB, occurred on June 10, 2005. Born in Fogo Island, Newfoundland on July 13, 1976, he was the son of Raymond James Freake of Lords Cove, and Margaret (Cull) Freake of Fogo Island, Newfoundland. Besides his wife and parents, he is survived by his paternal grandmother, Ruby Freake of Botwood, Newfoundland; two sisters, April Lane (Rodney) of Lords Cove and Melinda Freake (Eddie Guitard) of Northern Arm, Newfoundland; three nieces and one nephew; several aunts, uncles, great-aunts and great-uncles. Kevin was employed by Paturel International as a supervisor. He enjoyed hunting, 4-wheeling and working. Resting at the Lords Cove Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Tuesday at 2 pm, with Rev. Glen Cox officiating, followed by interment in Fairhaven Community Cemetery [Unknown Section], at Calder's Head.  
  18 Peacefully, surrounded by his family, at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB, on May 24, 2005, Mr. Barry Manning HOOPER, husband of the late Sharon Lynn (Richardson) Hooper, of Wilson’s Beach, NB. Born in Blacks Harbour on April 30, 1951, he was the son of the late Omar and Doris (Kinney) Hooper. A loving father, grandfather and brother, he is survived by one son, Stephen Hooper (Shawna Matthews) and one daughter, Wendy Hooper (Wilfred Cline), both of Richardson, NB; one step-daughter, Janet (Russell) Ross of Digby, NS; five grandchildren, Tyler, Josh, Liam, Erika and Andrew; two step-grandchildren, Billy Jo Duran and Samantha Lord; three sisters, Linda (Garnet) Matheson of Back Bay, Lorna (Brian) Hooper of St. Stephen and Sally (Richard) Parks of St. George; a friend and brother, Dana Richardson; one aunt, Valerie Cooke of Back Bay; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides his wife, he was predeceased by a step-daughter, Janette Lord. Barry had been employed by the NB Department of Transportation as a deck hand on the Deer Island Ferries. He loved yard sales, mowing lawns, and had a passion for boats and the ocean. He will be resting at the Church of Christ, Lord’s Cove, from where the service will be held with Rev. Conrad Cline and Rev. Gordon Cook officiating, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery [Unknown Section], at Calder’s Head. Pall Bearers are: Reid Kierstead, Jason Hooper, Anthony Parks, Owen Duran, Colin Mitchell and Troy Richardson.  
  19 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB, the death of Mr. Rex George Heywood, 86, husband of Elizabeth Genevieve (Leslie) Heywood of Saint John, occurred on May 16, 2005. Born in Victoria, Carleton Co., NB on September 14, 1918, he was a son of the late William John and Lulu (Somers) Heywood. He is survived by his wife, Betty; three daughters, Sylvia (Mrs. Earl Hawton) of Prince William, NB, Miss Lee Ann Heywood of Fredericton and Brenda Lee Wright of Saint John; one brother, Stephen Heywood of Victoria, Carleton Co., NB; two sisters, Mabelle (Mrs. John Sparks) and Mary (Mrs. Bruce Bridgeo), both of Browns Flat, NB; 5 grandchildren including Joshua Wright; 3 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins and special friend, Sharon MacLean. He was predeceased by three brothers, Roy, Donald and Bliss and one sister, Ella. Rex served for 6 years in Canada and England as a sergeant during WWII and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #14, Saint John.Interment to be held in Mount Hope Cemetery, Deer Island at a later date.  
  20 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB, the death of Janice Lee Lord, Deer Island, NB, occurred on February 16th, 2005. Born in Eastport, Maine, USA on December 8, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Leroy Russell and Juanita Evelyn (Conley) Martin. She is survived by three sons, Alan (Catherine) Lord, Daniel (Liana) Lord and Thomas (Krista) Lord, all of Deer Island; one sister, Rhoda Paulette Alley of Portland, Maine; four grandchildren, Leigh, Samantha, Spencer and Kyara; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was pre-deceased by one sister, Mae Newman. Janice was employed as a packer of Connors Brothers. Ltd., Deer Island for 38 years, up until her retirement. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery, in Deer Island.  
  21 Kenneth Clayton Richardson, age 92, of Deer Island, N.B., died April 26, 2005 at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, N.B. Born in Richardsonville, Deer Island, N.B., on June 7, 1912, he was the eldest son of the late Harry and Jennie (Small) Richardson. He is survived by his dedicated wife of almost 70 years, Frances L. (Henward) Richardson [see #34 below] one daughter, Elaine (Richardson) Conley and son-in-law, Sonny; two granddaughters, Sandy and Vicki, all of Portsmouth, N.H.; two sons, Charlie and Kenny(see #23 below); several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Also surviving him are his two loving sisters, Jenny D'Entremont, of Nova Scotia, and Emily Cline, of Leonardville, Deer Island; and a sister-in-law, Geneva Richardson, of Leonardville, Deer Island, N.B.He was predeceased by four brothers, Lyle, Harry, Herbert and Russell, and four sisters, Nellie, Tessie, Hilda and Freda. Ken attended the Church of Christ in Lord's Cove. He taught Sunday School, was a Deacon and supporter of his church for many years. He rested at the Lord's Cove Church of Christ, Lord's Cove, Deer Island, N.B., from where the funeral was held on Friday, April 29, 2005, at 1 p.m., followed by interment at Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section3,#26a  
  22 Madge Oridell (Wilson) Stover Peacefully, at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour, NB, on March 23, 2004, Mrs. 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, one great-granddaughter, Selene Babineau; 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 pm, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery [Unknown Section], 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\'e2\'80\'99s choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  23 The death of Kenneth David Richardson of Mystery Lake Drive, Saint John, occurred on Wednesday, August 17, 2005 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Lubec, Maine in 1939, he was the son of Frances [see #34 below] (Henward) and the late Kenneth (see #21 above) Richardson of Deer Island, NB. He was employed at the Saint John Dry Dock for 25 years. He is survived by his best friend and partner, Diane, one son, Steven (Rose) of Titusville, two daughters, Brenda (Jody) of Upham , Tracey of Toronto and their mother, Margaret. Also his extended family, Debbie, Darrell and Joanne, one brother, Charlie of Kinsclear, NB, one sister, Elaine (Sonny) of New Hampshire, grandchildren, Calum, Kody, Jennifer, Robin, Kristina, Brandon, Nicholas and Joel, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and his favourite companion, Holly the cat.  
  24 BANGOR, Maine.Dora Lydia Newman, 86, wife of the late E. Blair Newman died July 12, 2005, at a Brewer healthcare center. She was born Feb. 25, 1919, at Deer Island, New Brunswick, the daughter of Matthew and Amy (Doughty) Mitchell. Mrs. Newman had lived in Bangor since 1955 and was employed at the former Norge Village on Union Street for 25 years. She is survived by a daughter, Donna Newman of Irving, Texas; three sons, Robert Newman of Panama City Beach, Fla., Dale Newman of Hilo, Hawaii, Philip Newman of Euless, Texas; one sister, Wilma Bishop of New Brunswick; one granddaughter, Erica Newman of Bangor; one grandson, Matthew Newman of Arlington, Texas. She was predeceased by her husband in 1981. Relatives and friends may call 6-8 p.m. Monday at Foley Funeral Service, 299 Union St., Bangor, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday. Interment will be in the family lot at Pine Grove Cemetery. Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to their favorite charity.  
  25 Richard Grant Lambert unexpectedly at his residence, the death of Captain Richard "Dick" Grant Lambert of Lambertville, Deer Island, NB, husband of Andrea Lambert, occurred on Sunday, July 18, 2004. Born in Saint John, NB, on October 6, 1951, he was a son of Louise (Pendleton)[#40 below] Lambert and the late Maxwell Lambert. Richard was employed with J D Irving Limited, Atlantic Towing Division, for thirty years. Surviving besides his mother, Louise, and his wife, Andrea, are three step daughters, Cara Smith (Gary) of Saint John, NB, Shelley Henry (Tony) of Rothesay, NB, and Lana Hawkins (Glenn) of St. George, NB; four cherished grandsons, Brandon and Justin Henry, and Blair and Connor Hawkins; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation with the family on Tuesday, July 20 at the home of Andrea and Dick , 11 Darke Road, Lambertville, Deer Island, NB. A graveside service will be held Wednesday July 21st, at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 2#6, Calder's Head, NB, at 200 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, or charity of 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 E5C 3L6  
  26 The death of Mr. Vincent Strang MacKenney, husband of Ruby Helena (Lambert) MacKenney of Deer Island, NB, occurred on January 25, 2004, following a lengthy illness, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB. Born in Woodland, Maine on November 15, 1916, he was the son of the late Howard Connick MacKenney and Charlotte Lillian (Hooper) MacKenney. A loving husband and father, he is survived by his wife; one daughter, Donna (Mrs. Paul Rogers) of Kearney, New Jersey; one sister, Carol Rizzari of Massachusetts; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was pre-deceased by two sisters, Maxine Fullerton and Ethel MacKenney. Vincent was employed with Coppers Company as a Night Supervisor (Chemical Manufacturing Division) in Kearny, New Jersey, until his retirement. By Vincent's request, there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#21, Calder's Head in the spring. In Vincent's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  27 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on August 23, 2004, Mrs. Marion Laura (McInnis) Leslie, 80, wife of Richard Archie Leslie, of St. George, NB. Born on March 19, 1924 in Lowell, Mass., USA, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Bugbee McInnis (1882-1959) and Selina (Cowdell) McInnis (1896-1987). A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she is survived by her husband, Richard; one son, Archie (Darlene) of St. George; four grandsons, Michael, Joseph, Scott and Dwayne; three great-grandchildren, Trent, Athena and Diedra; several cousins and nieces. Marion was predeceased by one brother, Walter McInnis and three sisters, Rheta Matthews, Viola Keniston and Grace Bigney. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Marion was the co-owner of Leslie's Groceries in St. George. Resting at the Church of Christ, Back Bay, with visiting on Tuesday, August 24th, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The service will held from the church at 2 pm on Wednesday with Rev. Conrad Cline officiating, followed by interment in the Cummings Cove Cemetery#60, Deer Island, NB. In lieu of flowers, donations to the IWK or the Shriners "Charlotte County Transportation Fund", or a charity of the donor's choice, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  28 BAILEYVILLE, Maine- Annette Cathcart Reid "Nettie", died Nov. 14, 2002, at a Calais healthcare facility. She was born in Deer Island, N.B., Canada, Feb. 25, 1906, the daughters of Gilmore and Irene "Queenie" Haskins. Nettie was predeceased by her first husband, William Cathcart. She is survived by her husband, William Reid of Calais; two sons, Richard Cathcart of Virginia and William Cathcart of California; one daughter, Kay Dunn of California; one sister, Phyllis O'Hearne of Massachusetts, many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Friends may call 2-4 p.m. Monday, at the Scott-Wilson Funeral Home, Calais. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with Pastor Bob Hinton officiating. Friends may make donations to PAWS Humane Society, P.O. Box 182, Calais, ME 04619.  
  29 CRAWFORD, Maine- Minerva L. Hanson, 88, passed away Aug. 17, 2002, after a brief stay at a Calais health-care facility. She was born Dec. 21, 1913, at Deer Island, N.B., Canada, the daughter of James and Arabella (Cook) Carr. Dolly ran Hanson's Texaco and store in Crawford for many years, and served as Crawford town clerk, treasurer, and tax collector. She attended the Crawford Bible Fellowship, and was a 50-year member of Orion Chapter No. 45, O.E.S. Dolly was predeceased by her husband, Thyrle W. Hanson; two sons, John and William Hanson; and a son-in-law, Gary "Skip" Nadeau. Surviving are a daughter, Mary Ellen Nadeau of Crawford; two grandsons, Michael Nadeau and his wife, Lisa of Florida, and Mark Nadeau and his wife, Heidi of Randolph, several nieces and nephews. She also leaves many dear friends too numerous to name, and will be deeply missed by her special friends, Gordon and Jeanne Seavey, Brenda and Jim Peters, Betty and John Andrews and Vi Linscott. Funeral services will be conducted by Mr. Coburn Wallace, 1 p.m. Tuesday, at the Scott-Wilson Funeral Home, Calais. Burial will follow in Crawford Cemetery [photo]. Friends may call at 7-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. At the request of the family, donations in her memory to the Alexander Volunteer Ambulance Corps would be deeply appreciated.  
  30 Arlene Elizabeth Lord, 91, died November 18, 2001 at Stoningtonv, Maine. She was born September 23, 1910 at Pendleton Island, N.B. Canada, the daughter of Calvin and Theresa (Holland) Pendleton. Arlene was a member of the Christian Temple Church of Lubec. Survivors include, a son and daughter-in-law Don Brian Lord and Theresa of Stonington; a daughter-in-law, Frances Lord of Lubec; nine grandchildren, Steven Lord and Denise Jackson, David Lord and his wife Maureen all of Lubec, Suzanne and Peter Batstone of South Paris, Daune Lord and her husband Richard Hines of Blue Hill, Gregory Lord, Kimberly Lord, both of Stonington, Lisa Lord and Laurie MacLeod of Old Town, Richard Lord and Suzanne Torrey of Penobscot, Jody Ciomei and her husband Kurt of Stonington; 19 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Arlene was predeceased by her husband Morton Lord, a son Paul Lord and a grand daughter Michelle Lord. Graveside Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, November 25, 2001 at Greenlawn Cemetery with Pastor Gary Look officiating. Friends who wish may make donation's in Arlene's memory to the Christian Temple Church of Lubec. Services by Scott-Wilson Funeral Home, Calais.  
  31 Rev. Dr. Norman C. Burnett passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, July 27, 2003 at Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Saint John, he was the son of the late William Burnett and Florence (Ennis) (Burnett) Carr. Besides his wife Eleanor (Young) he is survived by his three daughters, Sharron Guptill (Murray) of Grand Manan, Pamela Ferguson (Robert) of Burlington, ON and Deborah Burke (Robert) of Halifax, NS; sister Clara Day, Burlington, ON; five grandchildren, Dennis (Louise) Guptill, Ward (Elaine) Guptill, Jason (Natalie) Burke, Jilaine and Amanda Ferguson; five great grandchildren; sister-in-law Victoria Burnett, brother-in-law, Clyde Young (Marjorie); several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by grandson, Galand Guptill and brother Gordon Burnett. Rev. Burnett was a Baptist Minister serving in various churches throughout New Brunswick and Maine including Lower Millstream, Collina, Head of Millstream, Snider Mountain, Kierstead Mountain, Apohaqui, Flatlands, Mann Settlement, St. Laurent de Matepedia West, McDavid Mountain, Sillarsville, Quebec, Tracey Mills, Knoxford, Monticello, Maine, Deer Island, Fairhaven, Lamberts Cove, Chocolate Cove. Following his retirement, Rev. Burnett served at St. Matthew's Presbyterian Church in Saint John, to later be named as Honourary Minister Emeritus. He was president of Seagulls of Market Square Senior Citizens Club, Saint John, Former President of M.S. Society, Saint John City; Always helping the needy in their time of loss, supplying spiritual needs as well as food and clothing through the church. Provided food to various food banks, Romero House; Contributor to Citizen, Bugle, Sussex (Kings Co. Record); Observer (Hartland), Quoddy Tides (Deer Island); Weekly sermonetts, Saint John Telegraph Journal. Volunteer with the Red Cross. Served as Director Word of Faith Bible College, St. John the Baptist Fellowship; President of Home and School Association, Centreville, NB, Frequent visitor of radio stations with morning devotions - C.K.N.B., Campbellton, C.J.C.J. Woodstock, NB; Radio Program - president of the South Aroostook District Sunday School Association. W.H.O.H. - Bible story program for boys and girls. Welcome Home Mission, Montreal, Quebec; Montreal Expo- Counsellor for Billy Graham Pavilion. General Chairman, Canadian Red Cross Society Carleton County, NB. Telephone Counsellor, 100 Huntley Street, Crossroads Christian Communications. Resting at Brenan's Select Community Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (634-7424), with visiting on Tuesday, July 29, 2003 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at St. Matthews Presbyterian Church, 90 Douglas Avenue on Wednesday, July 30, 2003 at 12:00 noon. Interment in St. Martin's Community Cemetery.  
  32 Peacefully, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, on November 2, 2005, Mrs. Marjorie Mary (Brown) Cline, wife of the late Horace Burton Cline, of St. Andrews and formerly of Deer Island. Born in Campobello, NB on July 8, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Asa and Zelma (Newman) Brown. A loving mother, grandmother, sister and special aunt, she is survived by one daughter, Jeanine (Reid) Hurley of St. Andrews; one brother, Freeman Brown of Deer Island; special nephew, Richard (Janet) Cline of St. George; two granddaughters, Mary-Anne Hurley-Corbyn (Peter) of Fredericton and Joanne Stone (Barry) of Fredericton; three great-grandchildren, Andrew, Brandon and Paige; one niece, three nephews, and several cousins. She was predeceased by one brother, Wendall Brown. Marjorie was a Baptist by faith. She loved Square Dancing and painting. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB with visiting on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. A graveside service will be held on Saturday at 2:30 pm at Mount Hope Cemetery, with Rev. Buck Booker officiating. In Marjorie's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. www.stgeorgefh.ca  
  33 At Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, N.B., on Oct. 6, 2005, James Reid DUNBAR. Survived by his wife, Louise (Eaton), two sisters, Doris Simpson (Leigh), Pennfield, N.B., Marion Bothwick (Keith), L’Etang, N.B., step children, Bunny Greenlaw (Austin), Bristol, N.B., Joe Lambert (Diane), St. Stephen, N.B., step grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by stepson, Michael Lambert. No visitation will be held by request. A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery, , Richardson, Deer Island, N.B., on Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 1 p.m., with Rev. Kevin Borthwick officiating. Arrangements in care of The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main St., St. Stephen NB, 506-466-1844.  
  34 Frances L.RICHARDSON – age 89 of Deer Island, NB, died November 27th, 2005 at the Passamquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB, after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born in Eastport, ME on June 25th, 1916, she was the daughter of the late John and Flora Henward. Frances is survived by her daughter Elaine (Richardson) Conley and son-in-law Sonny, two granddaughters, Sandy and Vicki, all of Greenland, New Hampshire, USA; a son Charlie Richardson and several grandchildren and great grandchildren and three loving sister-inlaws, Jenny of Nova Scotia, Emily and Geneva, both of Deer Island, NB. She was pre-deceased by her two brothers John and Charles and sister Mina Henward; one son Kenny [see #23 above] and her loving husband of 70 years Kenneth [see #21 above] Richardson. Frances was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be sadly missed by everyone whose lives she touched and those who knew and loved her. Resting at the Church of Christ, Lord’s Cove, Deer Island, visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, November 29th from 2:00-4:00pm and 7:00-9:00pm. The funeral will be held on Wednesday, November 30th, at 3:00 pm, followed by interment at Calder’s Head, Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#26a Deer Island, NB. In her memory, donations may be made to the NB Alzheimer’s Assoc., the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation, or a charity of the donor’s choice, and would be greatly appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home  
  35 Peacefully, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on December 16, 2005, W. Decosta Young, husband of Pauline Rachel (Johnson) Young of Leonardville, Deer Island, NB. Born in Deer Island on April 11, 1919, he was a son of the late Warren and Mamie (Conley) Young. A loving husband, father and brother, he is survived, besides his wife, by one son, Brooke Young of Deer Island; one daughter, Roxanne (Adrian) Smith of Riverside-Albert, NB; one brother, Stanford (Myrtle) Young of Deer Island; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by two brothers, Cyril and Melville; three sisters, Thelma, Lois and Mona. Decosta was a life-long resident of Deer Island, and was a co-owner and co-founder of Fundy Construction Ltd. He was a self-employed weir fisherman as well and was a former MLA representing Charlotte County for 12 years from 1967 - 1978. He was a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ and for 30 years he held the positions of Elder and Deacon. He was an avid sportsman who loved hockey and played and coached the Deer Island Islanders for approximately 19 years, during which time they captured numerous championships. He also played baseball for a number of years as well. Decosta enjoyed hand-lining and fishing. He was a builder, enjoying woodworking and carpentry as a hobby, and building his own boat just a few years ago. He was a former member of the Orange Lodge in Deer Island before it closed. Decosta was a devoted statesman for Deer Island as he loved it as his home and promoted it as a great place to visit. His dedication and friendship will be missed by all who knew him. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB with visiting on Saturday from 2-6 pm and Sunday at the Leonardville Church of Christ from 2-6 pm. Service will be held on Monday at 2 pm, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery [Unknown Section], at Calder's Head. In his memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  36 Robert "Bob" Pendleton, age 77, of Saint John, NB passed away peacefully in hospital on January 9, 2006, surrounded by his family. In "Bubba" we lost a very loving and greatly loved member of our family. Born on Deer Island, NB on January 29, 1928, he was a son of the late, Clinton and Addie (Lambert) Pendleton. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. Bob worked at the Saint John Dry Dock for 33 years. He is survived by his loving wife, Betty (Nolan) Pendleton, sons: Allison Pendleton (Linda) of Qualicum Beach, BC and John Pendleton (Kathy) of Bridgewater, NS, stepson; Doug Benjamin (Marilyn) of Rothesay, NB, stepdaughter; Sandra Hawkins of Saint John, eleven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Besides his parents, Bob is predeceased by his sisters; Dorothy McCullock and Virginia Pendleton, his brother, Ronald and grandsons; Sean Pendleton and William Benjamin. Resting at Brenan's Select Community Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (506-634-7424) with visiting on Thursday and Friday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 PM. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2006 at 11:00 AM at Brenan's Chapel. Interment will take place in Ocean View Memorial Gardens. Remembrances may be made to the New Brunswick Heart and Stroke or to a charity of the donor's choice. www.brenansfh.com  
  37 Peacefully at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour NB. On January 21,2006, Mrs. Helena Marguerite(Smith) Noble, wife of the late Lawrence Franklin Noble of Leonardville NB.Born in Leonardville on December 5, 1912 she was the daughter of the late George H. and Minnie Gould(Conley) Smith.A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by two daughters: Rosalie Miner(Eugene) and Loretta Lord(Darrell) both of Deer Island; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one great-great grandaughter as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by two sons: George and Charles and one grandaughter Janette Lord. Marguerite was a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ. She enjoyed reading and doing her search a word puzzles as well as her visits from her family and friends. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB with visiting on Monday from 10 am until 12 noon. A graveside service will be held on Monday at 2:00 PM at the Leonardville Community Cemetery #5 with Rev. Maurice Hatfield officiating. In her memory, donations to a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated by the family.  
  38 Peacefully, at Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, on February 4, 2006, Mr. Allan Lord Trecarten, formerly of Deer Island, NB. Born at Deer Island on July 13, 1925, he was a son of the late Allan P. and Avis (Lord) Trecarten. He is survived by one half-brother, Lou Trecarten of Ottawa, ON; cousins, June McCullough of Saint John, James Trecarten of Nevada, and Betty Robart of Vancouver, BC. There will be no visiting at the funeral home. A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery, at a time to be announced. In Allan's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of St.George Funeral Home, (506-755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C EL6(www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  39 Peacefully, at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital, Fredericton, NB on March 13, 2006, Mrs. E. L. (Joey) (MacDonald) Carpenter, wife of Earl F. Carpenter of Fredericton and Cummings Cove, Deer Island, NB. Born in Charlottetown, PEI on July 16, 1938, she was a daughter of Elizabeth (Burke) MacDonald of Fredericton, NB and the late William Richard MacDonald. A loving wife, daughter, grand- mother and sister, she is survived, besides her husband, by her mother, Elizabeth MacDonald; two sons, Jamie (Clare) Carpenter of St. Andrews, Arthur (Kathy) Carpenter of Deer Island; one daughter, Jennifer (Wade) Richardson of Deer Island; 14 grandchildren, Julia, Erin, Kendra, Ethan, Cole, Danielle, Andrew, Kerry, Taylor, Alexandra, Jaiden, Cody, Joel and Justine; one sister, Wilma (Alton) Fraser of Fredericton; one brother, George MacDonald of Fredericton; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Joey loved to walk and prior to her retirement, she had owned and operated Misty Mirror Cosmetics in Fredericton. She was one of the first to practice esthetics in New Brunswick Resting at the Lords Cove Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Friday, March 17th, at 2 pm, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery [Unknown Section], at Calder's Head. Visiting at the church on Thursday from 7-9 pm and Friday from 10 am until service time. In Joey's memory, donations to the Parkinsons Foundation, the IWK, or a charity of the donor's choice, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of St. George Funeral Home (506-755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6 (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  40 The death of Mrs. Louise Grew (Pendleton) Lambert, wife of the late Maxwell Cleveland Lambert, occurred on May 10, 2006, at the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB. Born at Deer Island on April 17, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Roy Grimmer Pendleton and Alice Devon (Grew) Pendleton. She leaves to mourn her daughter-in-law, Andrea Lambert; a sister, Gloria Hurley of St. Andrews; a brother, Allison (Greta) Pendleton of Lords Cove; four grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by one son, Richard [#25 above], and two sisters, Myrtle Lord and Ruth Pendleton. Louise was a registered nurse by profession and spent many years working locally in the Red Cross Center, and later the Deer Island Health Center, and Fundy Hospital in Blacks Harbour. Her hobbies included sewing, knitting and traveling. She was a member of the Lords Cove Church of Christ, Deer Island. Resting at the Lords Cove Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Friday, May 12 at 1:00 pm, followed by interment in Mount Hope Cemetery, . Visiting at the church on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In Louise's memory, donations to the church, or a charity of the donor's choice, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of St. George Funeral Home (506-755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6  
  41 At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on October 11, 2005, Mrs. Betty Marguerite (Keating) Lord, 80, wife of the late George Ford Franklin Lord, of Northern Harbour, Deer Island, NB. Born in St. Stephen on April 30, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Mabel (Camick) Keating. A loving mother, grandmother and sister, she is survived by one daughter, Joyce (David) Wilcox of Alberta; four sons, David (Leah) Lord of Deer Island, Gary Lord of St. Stephen, Roger Lord of Deer Island and Richard (Germaine) Lord of Deer Island; 10 grandchildren, John Lord, Crystal Lord, Heather Lord, Brenda Henry, Julie Lord, Hannah Lord, Breanna Wilcox, Natasha Wilcox, Allison & Kevin Lord; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Ruth Hill (Charlie) of Saint John and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by one brother, Carl Keating and one sister, Norma Philips. Betty had been employed as a sardine packer with Connors Bros. Ltd. in Fairhaven for 50 years until her retirement. She was a great lover of the water and was a member of the Fairhaven Baptist Church. Resting at the Fairhaven Baptist Church from where the service will be held on Friday at 2 pm, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 2#25 at Calder's Head. Visiting at the church on Wednesday from 7-9 pm and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In her memory, donations to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation, or a charity of the donor's choice, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home, (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  42 The death of Freda Jeanette (Tewksbury) Andrews of St. Andrews, NB, wife of Leo Edward Andrews, occurred on Tuesday, September 7th, 2004 at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB. Born in Leonardville, Deer Island, NB on March 16, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Theodore and Florence (Doughty) Tewksbury. Freda worked for several years as an office clerk at the Algonquin Hotel in St. Andrews. She was a past treasurer of the St. Andrews Senior Citizens' Club and was a member of the St. Andrews Quilter's Guild. For many years she acted as a judge for local figure skating events. Freda enjoyed various crafts including knitting, sewing, crocheting and quilting. A world-wide traveller, she visited many overseas countries including Japan and lived in several American states including Hawaii and California. Surviving besides her beloved husband, Leo, are her loving children James E. Andrews (Margaret) of Punta Gorda, Florida, Jerome (Jenny) Andrews of Leonardville, NB, Denise King (James) of Riverview, NB, Gaye Cail (James) of Fredericton, NB; one sister, Nina M. Bartlett of St. Andrews, NB; 8 cherished grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, and 2 step-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Freda will be sadly missed by her best friend "Jon Luc Dakota". No visitation by family request. The funeral service will be held on Friday, September 10th at 200 pm from the Church of Christ, Leonardville, with Rev. John Matheson and Rev. Jeff Combs officiating, followed by interment in the Leonardville Community Cemetery #4 in Leonardville, Deer Island. In Freda's memory, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the SPCA would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533).  
  43 Peacefully, at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour NB on March 23, 2006, Mrs. Beatrice Roberta (Pendleton) Waite, formerly of Beaver Harbour, NB. Born at Deer Island, NB on May 16, 1918, she was the youngest daughter of the late Clifford and Madeline (Stuart) Pendleton. A loving mother, grandmother and sister, she is survived by four daughters, Gloria (Claude) Holland of Beaver Harbour, Gail (Maynard) Justason of Canal, Marilyn (Reginald) Richardson of Deer Island, and Barbara Maxwell of Burlington, ON; two sons, Douglas Waite of Shediac and Ralph (Judy) Waite of Beaver Harbour; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; one sister, Kathryn O'Neill of Blacks Harbour; one brother, Keith Pendleton of Deer Island; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by an infant son, Douglas Edward; one sister, Leona Eldridge; two brothers, Maurice & Chandler Pendleton; a son-in-law, Vernon Maxwell; a daughter-in-law, Pauline Waite. A large part of Bea's childhood was spent living on Campobello, returning to Deer Island at the age of 13. At the age of 19, she married Douglas Waite and moved to Beaver Harbour. For several years she worked for Connors Bros. Ltd., and at the age of 50, went back to school and obtained her Nursing Assistant diploma at the St. Andrews Community College. She then finished out her remaining career years working at the Fundy Hospital in Blacks Harbour. She was a devoted member of Christ Church (Anglican), Pennfield, and was especially adored by all her grandchildren. She was a long-time member of the Brunswick Curling Club in Blacks Harbour and the Registered Nursing Assistants Association of New Brunswick. She will be remembered always for her many kindnesses and love of people. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (506-755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6 with visiting on Saturday from 7-9 pm and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The service will be held on Monday at 2 pm at Christ Church (Anglican) Pennfield with Rev. Keith Osborne officiating, followed by interment in the church cemetery. In Bea's memory, donations to the Fundy Nursing Home, the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation, or a charity of the donor's choice, would be appreciated by the family. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)
  44 Peacefully, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on March 27, 2006, Mr. Payson Avery Green, husband of Lila Josephine (Wilson) Green of Fairhaven, NB. Born on Grand Manan, NB on August 7, 1913, he was a son of the late Leon Jason Green and Rosilla (Small) Green. He is survived, besides his wife, by one daughter, Greta (Allison) Pendleton of Lords Cove; two sons, Bryant (Donna) Green of Fairhaven and Garnet (Glenda) Green of Fairhaven; seven grandchildren, Debbie, Laurie, Deidre, Leigh, Derek, Brendan and Katrina; nine great-grandchildren, Clinton, Lindsey, Tony, Tiffany, Oliver, Emma, Jared, Ashley and Hayden; two sisters, Cora Young and Marguerite Alley, both of Lubec, Maine; one brother, Joseph Howell of Ellsworth, Maine; one foster brother, Otis Green; three foster sisters, Mona Ross, Rowena Small and Glenita Hattrick; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by two sisters and six brothers. Payson was a member of the Fairhaven Baptist Church and the Fair Isles Senior Citizen Club. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting. For many years he was Captain of the Haven Lady. Resting at the Fairhaven Baptist Church from where the service will be held on Wednesday at 2 pm, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#20b at Calder's Head. Visiting at the church on Tuesday evening from 7-9 pm only. In Payson's memory, donations to the Fairhaven Baptist Church would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of St. George Funeral Home (506-755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6 (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  45 The death of Althea R. Lord, widow of Edwin Lord (1990), occurred at the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrew's, on Saturday, July 1, 2006. Mrs. Lord was born on Deer Island, a daughter of the late William and Margaret (Ward) Lord. She was pre-deceased by her first husband, Jack Fountain, in 1981. She is survived by two step-sons, Daniel Lord of St. Andrew's, and John Lord of Kentville, N.S.; two step-daughters, Margaret Harriott of St. Andrew's, and Judith Eyraud of Maidstone, Ont; several nieces, nephews, and step-grandchildren. Following cremation, a memorial graveside service will be held at Cumming's Cove Cemetery #36, Deer Island, on Wednesday, July 26, 2006 at 1:00 pm. www.fitzpatrickfh.com  
  46 Ashael W. Smith died at his home in Chocolate Cove, Deer Island on July 10th, 2006, with his family at his side, after a five month cancer battle. He was 72 . He was born at Wicklow, Carleton County, NB, a son of Hughlett and Beulah (Tapley) Smith. In the fifties, Ashael worked in construction as a survey technician. During his life on Deer Island he was involved in various aspects of the fishing and aquaculture industries. He and his wife, Ruth Anne, owned and operated Smith's Cycle & Sports in St. Stephen for nine years. Prior to his illness, he was employed by Richardson Marine Services. He is survived by: his wife, Ruth Anne (Cline) Smith, daughter, Leslie (Paul) Johnson of Hendersonville, TN, and two sons, Byron (Mayra) Smith of Key West, FL, and Winston (Kimberly) Smith of Chocolate Cove; four grandchildren, Emma Johnson, Luke Johnson, Beverley Smith and Madeline Smith; one sister, Muriel (Al) Main of Port Angeles, WA, four brothers, Aubrey (Jean) Smith of Berlin, MD, Vernett (Terry) of Fredericton, NB, Sharpe (Betty) Smith of Dieppe, NB and Glad (Cathy) Smith of Chamcook, NB; an aunt, Sydna Reid of Hartland, NB; three nieces, seven nephews and several cousins. He was predeceased by his first wife, Norma. A memorial service will be held at the Leonardville Community Cemetery #6 (Deer Island) on Wednesday, July 12th at 3:00 pm. Donations to local charities, in lieu of flowers, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home, (755-3533) 26 Portage St. St. George, NB, E5C 3L6 (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  47 Unexpectedly, at her residence, in Lord's Cove NB on Sunday, July 23rd, 2006, Mrs. Ferne Constance (Rogerson) Curtis; beloved wife of Royce J. Curtis of Lord's Cove. Born in Leonardville, NB on June 20th, 1931 she was a daughter of the late Vernon and Virgina (Leslie) Rogerson. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister she is survived by her husband; one son; Stanley (Marlene) Curtis of Pleasant Valley, PEI; three daughters; Carlotta (Larry) Walsh of Musquash NB, Diana (Mike) LeBlond of Deer Island and Wendy (Donald) Fox of Burton, NB; nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, one sister, Lyda Wentworth of Fla., several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was pre-deceased by two sons, Terrance and Royce Jr., and one sister Helena Wye. Ferne was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed reading. She also found pleasure in working on word puzzles and researching her family geneology. She was president of the Fundy Isles Seniors Club. Ferne was a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ and loved her lord dearly. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Wednesday at 2:00 pm, followed by interment in the Leonardville Community Cemetery #7. Visiting at the church on Tuesday, July 25th, 2006, from 7-9 pm. In Ferne's memory donations to the NB Heart and Stroke, Canadian Diabete's Association, or the Leonardville Church of Christ would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage St, St. George NB. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  48 Peacefully, at Lincourt Manor, St. Stephen, NB on July 20, 2006, Mildred Irene (Greene) Leslie, 96, of Fairhaven, NB, wife of the late Ronald Leslie. Born in Kennebunk, ME on December 9, 1909, she was the only child of the late Joseph and Alice (Noble) Greene. She is survived by; two sons, Ronald Leslie of Fairhaven, NB and Gerald Leslie of Valley Gates, NS; three grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Mildred was predeceased by her husband, one son at infancy, one daughter, Irma Leslie and one grandson, David Leslie. A loving mother and grandmother, Mildred was also an active member in her community. She was an owner and operator of a succesful restaurant business in Fairhaven for approximately 20 years. She was active in numerous organizations including the, C.N.I.B. and the Women’s Missionary Society. Mildred was a member of the Fairhaven United Baptist Church in Fairhaven, NB. Resting at the Fairhaven United Baptist Church, Fairhaven, NB from where the service will held on Sunday, July 23, 2006 at 2:00 pm, with Rev. Maurice Hatfield officiating.Interment to follow at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Unknown Section at Calder’s Head. Family will receive friends at the church on Saturday from 2-4 pm. Arrangements in the professional care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage St., St. George, NB. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  49 LIMINGTON Maine. --Florence V. (Butler) Christopher, 90, formerly of South Portland, died Friday Sept. 8, 2006, at the Evergreen Manor in Saco.     Florence was born in Richardson Deer Island, N.B., Canada, the daughter of F. Bruce and Wilhelmina McLaughlin Butler, where she was educated and a graduate of Deer Island Regional High School. After completing high school she moved to South Portland where she lived with her aunt, Hattie Pillsbury. She enrolled in St. Barnabus School of Nursing where she received her Bachelor's Degree. Florence began her career as a RN at the Osteopathic Hospital on Pleasant Avenue in 1938 soon after graduation. This was where Florence met a young intern. A few years later Florence and Robert Christopher, D.O., were married on June 21, 1941.     Doc and Flossy began their long tenure together helping the families in the area with their private medical practice. Flossy worked many hours along Doc's side, answering phones, scheduling appointments, assisting Doc and running the day to day medical practice. Florence often helped when needed doing some private nursing care as well. Doc and Flossy made such a wonderful team they expanded their medical expertise to Beech Ridge Motor Speedway, where they became the state's only full-time Doctor and Nurse in racing, which became a big part of their life. Flossy would help transport to the hospital so Doc could stay behind and allow racing to continue. During all of this Florence still found time to have a family. She was a member of Osteopathic Hospital of ME/Brighton Medical Center Alumni, and The Cumberland Motor Sports Club. She was the wife of the first husband and wife team that was inducted into the BRMS Hall of Fame.She enjoyed bowling, spending time at her camp at Pequawket Lake in Limington, and riding her Artic Cat snowmobile. Flossy loved family times during the holidays, especially Thanksgiving and Christmas. She also loved her animals; she would take them everywhere. Most of all, Flossy loved to spend time with her grandchildren, Tammy Leeman, and Chad and Todd Christopher. She was predeceased by her husband Robert on March 25, 1985; her sister, Shirley B. Smith; her brother, Frank B. Butler; her aunt, Hattie M. Pillsbury; as well as her parents.     Survivors include a daughter, Roberta Bonnie Coffin and her husband Raymond of Limington, and a granddaughter, Tammra Lynn Leeman of South Portland; a son, Robert B. Christopher, D.O., his wife Susan Maxwell Christopher of Bakersfield, Calif., and twin grandsons, Chad Christopher and wife Renee of Marina del Ray, Calif., and Todd Christopher of Vienna, Calif. A visiting hour will be held from 11 to 12 noon on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2006, at the Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland, Maine 04106, with a funeral service to follow at noon. Interment will take place 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Brooklawn Memorial Park.  
  50 Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, surrounded by her loving family on September 26th, 2006, Mrs. Patricia Ruth (Richardson) Smith, wife of Goldwin Smith of Lord's Cove, Deer Island, NB. Born on Campobello Island on May 1st, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Reginald and Harriet (Homan) Richardson. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Patsy is survived by her husband, Goldie; four daughters, Corinne (Daryl) Conley, LuAnn (George) Cline, Sandra (Larry) Bradford and Karen (Brian) Young all of Deer Island; seven grandchildren, Todd, Trisha, Tera, Darren, Tabby Jane, Sheena and Emily; four great-grandchildren, Julia, Erin, Kendra and Christopher; two brothers, Reggie and Dana; three sisters, Gail, Beth and Andrea, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one sister, Sharon. Patsy loved sewing, gardening and reading. She especially loved spending time with her beloved grandchildren. She was a member of the Lord's Cove Church of Christ. Resting at the Lord's Cove Church of Christ, Lord's Cove, NB with visiting on Wednesday from 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, September 28th, 2006 at 2:00 pm with the Rev. Conrad Cline officiating. Interment will follow at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section Unknown at Calder's Head. In Patsy's memory donations to the IWK Children's Hospital, Halifax, or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage St., St. George, NB  
  51 Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, on October 9, 2006, Mrs. Myrtle Fanny (Lord) Conley, wife of the late Carroll Quentin Conley, of Pennfield NB and formally of Fairhaven NB. Born at Fairhaven, on December 24, 1920, she was a daughter of the late Horace and Nellie (Lord) Calder. A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by one son, Brian (Sheila) Conley of Rollingdam NB; two daughters, Gloria (Paul) Henderson of Quispamsis, NB, Barbara (Kerry) Luther of Portland, ME; four grandchildren, Danny, Tony, Troy and Cathy; eight great-grandchildren; two great great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by one sister, Verna Theriault. Myrtle loved to pass the time by knitting, crocheting and completing crossword puzzles. She was known for baking the best apple pies and volunteering her time with the Women's Missionary Society in which she was a long time member. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB from where the service will be held from The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 1 pm with Rev. Maurice Hatfield and Rev. Geoff Conley officiating. Interment will follow at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 2#22b, Deer Island NB. Visiting at the funeral home will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. In Myrtle's memory, donations to the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  52 Peacefully, at his residence in Lords Cove, NB on December 9, 2006, Mr. Loren Clifford Pendleton, husband of Carol (Conley) Pendleton of Lords Cove NB. Born in Deer Island NB, on March 4th, 1951, he was a son of Keith and Bellmon (Newman) Pendleton. A loving husband, son, father, grandfather and brother, Loren is survived by his wife, Carol; one daughter, Jennifer (Anthony) Karibian of Salem NH; one son, Loren Pendleton of Saint John NB; his parents, Keith and Bellmon Pendleton of Deer Island; three grandsons, Griffin, Khristian and Alexandre; two sisters, Ann Leslie of Robinson ME, Kathy (Arthur) Carpenter of Cummings Cove NB; four brothers, Chris (Patty) Pendleton, Vance (April) Pendleton, Kingsley (Kelly) Pendleton all of Lords Cove and Jack (Leslie) Pendleton of St. George NB; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Loren had been a fisherman for many years and lately had become an Oil Delivery Driver for Deer Island Fuels. He will be sadly missed by family and numerous friends. The family will receive friends at the Church of Christ in Lords Cove, NB on Monday, December 11th, from 7 to 9 pm. The Service will be held from the church on Tuesday, December 12th, 2006 at 11:00 am with Rev. Glenn Cox officiating. In Loren's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage St. St. George, NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
  53 Manning Richardson, 80, Rockland, Maine, passed away suddenly at home on December 3rd, 2006. He is survived by sister Mildred Young, daughter Janet Ross (Russell), grand-daughters Billie-Jo Duran (Owen) and Samantha Lord and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Local visitation will be held at Jaynes Funeral Home in Digby, NS from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Tuesday, December 5th, 2006. A second visiting will take place on Wednesday, December 6th, Lords Cove Church of Christ, Deer Island, NB from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral services will be held at the Church of Christ, Lords Cove, Deer Island at 2:00 pm on Thursday, December 7th, 2006. Interment will follow at Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Section Unknown . Flowers will be received in memory of donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetic Association  
  54 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, following a brief illness, the death of Mr. Randall Ashley Leeman of Mascarene, NB, husband of the late Lila Bernice (Parks) Leeman, occurred on April 19, 2006. Born at Deer Island, NB on April 14, 1913, he was a son of the late Ashley Milton Leeman and Wealthy Franklin (Wilson) Leeman. A loving father to his children, three sons, Marvin (Eileen) of Back Bay, Donnie (Christina) of Mascarene, Gary of Mascarene and one daughter, Lorena (Joseph) Murphy of Miramichi, NB; proud grandfather of Joyce (Steve) Savoie of Ancaster, ON, Nelson (Karen) Leeman of Lime Kiln, NB, Kenny (Pam) Leeman of Pennfield, Carl (Christine) Leeman of L’Etang, Davis (Karen) Leeman of Quispamsis and Deanna (Scott) Norton of Boistown; six great-grandchildren, Shakyna, Mallory, Kathryn, Stephen, Amanda, Chelsea and Mandy; one sister, Florence Maloon of Deer Island; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his wife and one sister, Zona Leeman. Randall was a member of the Back Bay Church of Christ. He loved woodworking and carpentry, and loved life on the water as he was a fisherman by heart. He was a self employed fisherman and worked as a mechanic for Norman Vance and Cecil Leland and as a maintenance mechanic for Connors Bros. Ltd. Resting at the Back Bay Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Saturday at 2 pm, with Rev. Conrad Cline officiating. Visiting on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In Randall’s memory, the family would appreciate donations to the Back Bay Church of Christ, Saint John Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit, or a charity of the donor’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to St. George Funeral Home (506-755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB E5C 3L6  
  55 The death of Chester "Chet" Johnson of Meadow Wood Gardens, Saint John, NB, occurred at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Monday, June 28th, 2004. Born in Leonardville, Deer Island, he was the son of the late Seward and Lavina Johnson. Upon coming to Saint John Chet was employed by the Saint John Harbour Pilotage Authority leaving there in 1955 to join the Saint John City Police Force where he served for thirty-one years, retiring in 1986. Chet enjoyed his home, woodworking, fishing and reading. He is survived by loving wife, Shirley; his brother, Eugene Johnson (Ellen) of St. Stephen, NB; two sisters, Dorothy Richardson and Lillian Davidson, both of Campobello, NB; special nieces, Maxine Malloch of Campobello, NB and Marina Ilkay (Kemal) and their children Jade and Kelsey Ilkay of Quispamsis, NB; several other nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one brother, Ronald. Resting at Brenan's Bay View Select Community Funeral Home, 1461 Manawagonish Road, Saint John, NB (506) 634-7425, with visitation on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A memorial service will be held from Brenan's Funeral Home Chapel, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John, NB on Friday, July 2nd, 2004 at 1:00 pm. Interment will take place in Ocean View Memorial Gardens. For those who wish, donations may be made to a charity of the donor's choice  
  56 The death of Mr. Edson Lebaron Leslie of Leonardville, Deer Island, NB, husband of Norma ( Butler ) Leslie, occurred on Saturday, April 10, 2004, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ, Deer Island, NB, from where the Service will be held on Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at 2:00 pm., with Rev. Jeff Combs Officiating. Visiting hours on Tuesday, April 13, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Interment will follow at the Mount Hope Cemetery Deer Island, NB. Donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) entrusted with the arrangements.  
  57 Suddenly, at her residence, the death of Elizabeth Shirley (Conley) Brown of Hibernia Cove, Deer Island, NB, wife of Freeman Brown, occurred on Monday, February 23, 2004. Born in Deer Island on May 23, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Flora (Chaffey) and Percy Conley. Besides her husband, Freeman, she is survived by one daughter, Shirley Mitchell (Samuel) of Saint John, NB; one son, Reid Brown (Julie) of Deer Island, NB; one brother, Ronald Conley (Marilyn) of Deer Island, NB; four grandchildren, Michael Mitchell (Kyna) of Montreal, Katrina Sylvester (Hans) of Washington, DC, Rebecca Stuart (Toby) of Deer Island and Shelley Brown of Deer Island; three great-grandchildren, Sydney Stuart, Sullivan Stuart and Abigail Mitchell. Elizabeth was pre-deceased by three sisters, Bernice Parker, Alma Russell and Marion Leeman and four brothers, Desmond Conley, Edward Conley, Joseph Conley and Carrol Conley. Elizabeth was a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ. She had been employed with the H. W. Welch Co. Ltd. as a labourer until her retirement. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ, Leonardville, Deer Island, with visiting on Tuesday from 3-6 pm only, and on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The service will be held at the church on Thursday at 2 pm with Rev. Jeff Combs officiating, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 1#13, Fairhaven, Deer Island. Donations in Elizaberh's memory to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  58 The death of Hollis Edward Conley of Hampton, N.B., husband of his loving wife of 62 years, Sophy M. (Innis) Conley, occurred on November 20, 2003 at the Kiwanis Nursing Home, Sussex, N.B. Born on May 27, 1911 at Leonardville, Deer Island, he was the son of the late William H. Conley and Eudavilla (Wallace) Conley. Hollis grew up in Leonardville and worked in the family fishing business for a number of years. In 1941 he married Sophy M. Innis and eventually moved to Saint John, where he was employed with the Atlantic Sugar Refinery, and later with City of Saint John Recreation and Parks Department from where he retired in December 1976. Hollis was a former member of the Coburg Street Christian Church in Saint John and later joined the Douglas Avenue Christian Church. He was an avid sports fan and in his younger years played senior baseball with local teams in Charlotte county. Surviving besides his wife Sophy are a sister Genevieve Sellars of Pennfield, N.B., a brother William F. (Mae) Conley of St. Stephen, N.B., sisters-in-law Fannie Conley of Burtts Corner, N.B. and Muriel Conley of Saint John, and brothers-in-law Blair Lambert and George Bostwick. Hollis was predeceased by brothers Murrell, Rev. Medford, Austin, and also sisters Hazel, Avis, Winnifred, Elaine, Roberta and Roma. Hollis will be fondly remembered by his cousins, and as a very special Uncle to his many nieces and nephews. Resting at Reid's Funeral Home (832-5542), 1063 Main Street, Hampton. The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 24, 2003 at 11am with Rev. Ronald Henderson officiating. Interment will be in Central Norton Baptist Lower Cemetery. Donations in memory of Hollis may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the James Innis Memorial Bursary Fund of the Atlantic Baptist University, or charity of the donor's choice. Visiting 2pm-8pm Sunday  
  59 Unexpectedly at his residence, the death of Mr. G. Stanley "Stan" McNeill, age 75, of 1420 Route 772, Chocolate Cove, Deer Island, husband of Shirley E. (Rogerson) McNeill, occurred on Saturday, October 11, 2003, Born at Chocolate Cove, Deer Island, on October 19, 1928, he was the son of ?the late Heber and Hazel (Chaffey) McNeill. A loving ?husband, father and grandfather, Stan is survived by his wife, Shirley, Sons, Scott (Linda) of St. Stephen, NB; Paul (Krista) of Lambertville, Deer Island, One sister Barbara Cline of Leonardville, Deer Island; seven grandchildren, and two great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Stan was predeceased by his daughter Deborah Jean McNeill and brother Willard. Stan had been employed as a Marine Engineer with the Deer Island Ferry and prior to that he had been employed for 22 years with the Department of Transportation as a heavy Equipment operator. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533), with visiting on Monday, October 13, 2003 from 2 to 4 p.m. A graveside service will be held at Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 1#11 at Calders Head, Deer Island, on Tuesday, October 14, 2003 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Jeff Combs officiating. Donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family  
  60 Peacefully, at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB, on September 11, 2003, Mr. Ronald Elwyn Stuart, husband of Hazel (Lord) Stuart of Leonardville, Deer Island, NB. Born in Leonardville, NB on August 28, 1925, he was the son of the late Leonard and Lillian (Doughty) Stuart. A loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather, he is survived, besides his wife, by one son, Douglas Stuart (Audrey) of Leonardville, NB; one daughter, Beth (Stephen) Lambert of Leonardville, NB; one grandson, Chad (Tanya) Stuart of Lords Cove, NB; one granddaughter, Colleen (Brendan) Green of Leonardville, NB; five great grandchildren, Jared, Ashley, Amanda, Lacey and Madison; several nieces and nephews. Ronald's life was his family, and the commercial fishery to which he devoted over 60 years. He was a member of the Fundy Weir Fisherman's Association. He was an avid sports fan and especially loved the Blue Jays. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ, Leonardville, Deer Island, with visiting on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The service will be held on Saturday at 2 pm with Rev. Jeff Combs officiating, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section Unknown at Calder's Head. In Ronald's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  61 Unexpectedly at home, on June 15, 2003, Mrs. Olive Lambert (English) Brown, wife of E. Raye Brown of Pennfield, NB. Born on August 20, 1915, at Lambert's Cove, Deer Island, NB, she was a daughter of the late Roderick Dyer English and Blanche Dora (Lambert) English. A loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Olive is survived, besides her husband, by two daughters, Rebecca (Bert) Anthony of Pennfield, NB, Natalie (Morris) Harris of Blacks Harbour, NB; 4 grandchildren, Andrew (Tammy) Anthony of Pennfield, NB, Leigh-Ann (Kenneth) Richardson of Leonardville, Deer Island, NB, Laura Harris (Jeff Tucker) of Saint John, NB and Brent Harris of Blacks Harbour, NB; one great-granddaughter, Rachel Richardson of Deer Island, NB; one sister, Louise Calder of St. George, NB; two nephews, Edmund (Doreen) Calder of Jemseg, NB and David (Heather) English of Fredericton, NB. She was pre-deceased by one brother, Rupert English. Olive was a member of the NBTA Retired Teachers (having served 30 years in the profession), The Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #39 of Blacks Harbour, the Brunswick Curling Club, and was a life-long member of the Lambert's Cove Baptist Church. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, with visiting on Tuesday evening from 7-9 pm. The service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 2 pm from the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow in the Pennfield Rural Cemetery. In her memory, donations to the NB Heart and Stroke Association, or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family  
  62 The death of Mrs. Lucy E. Conley of Leonardville, N.B. occurred May 20, 2003. Lucy was a member of The Church of Christ in Leonardville. Born in Perry, Maine, USA, January 19, 1927. She was the daughter of Herbert and Bessie (Brown) McPhail. Predeceased by husband James A. Conley. She was survived by two sons Frederick Joseph (Vicky) of St. Andrews. Russell H. (Linda) of Kings County. Two sisters, Elizabeth Boutin (Ward) of Minn., USA, Phyllis Woodman (Paul) of Maine, USA. Two brothers, Joseph McPhail (Marie) of Florida, USA, Caroll McPhail (Sally) of Maine, USA. Two grandsons, Fred, Jr. and Adam. Predeceased by one grandson Sean. A private family service will be held at a later date. No memorials/donations necessary. The family would like to thank all who made her life more pleasant in recent years.
  63 Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 16, 2003, Mrs. Avis F. Lambert, wife of Blair S. Lambert (Obit #92) of Lambertville, N.B. Born in Leonardville, Deer Island on March 22, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Villa (Wallace) Conley and William Conley. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived by her husband Blair, three daughters: Andrea (Richard) Lambert of Lambertville, Lana (Gregory) Eaton of Ajax, Ontario, and Cheryl (Gordon) Lawrence of Fredericton, five grandchildren: Cara (Gary) Smith of Saint John, Shelley (Tony) Henry of Rothesay, Lana (Glen) Hawkins of St. George, Joanna (Jon) Thompson of Ajax, Ont., Matthew Eaton of Ajax, four great-grandchildren: Brandon and Justin Henry, Blair and Connor Hawkins, two brothers: William (Mabel) Conley of St. Stephen, and Hollis (Sophie) Conley of Hampton, one sister: Genevieve Sellars of Pennfield, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mrs. Lambert was a member of the O.E.S. #43 Deer Island West Isles. She was predeceased by nine brothers and sisters. Resting at the Lambert's Cove United Baptist Church from where the funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 18, 2003 at 2 p.m. Visiting will take place at Lambert's Cove United Baptist Church on Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Interment at Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section2#5 Donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by her family. Arrangements under the care and direction of the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George  
  64 The death of Richard Audley Cline of 9 Young Road, Leonardville, NB occurred at the Charlotte County Hospital on April 27, 2002. Born in Chamcook, NB he was the son of the late Audley and Marjorie (Mingo) Cline. Predeceased by brother, Horace Cline, step-mother, Beatrice (Mahulland) Cline. He is survived by his wife Lorraine (Parker) Cline; son, Richard (Dickie) Cline and his wife Janet of Deer Island; daughter, Joyce Barteau and her husband Harley of Deer Island; sister, Geneva Richardson of Deer Island; grandchildren, Christopher Cline, Jocelyn Richardson, Jessica Camic and Amber Barteau; great grandchildren, Kimberly Richardson, Darcy Richardson and Bayley Camic; several nieces and nephews. The funeral will be held 2 pm on Wednesday from the Church of Christ, Deer Island. Interment will take place in Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#29a . For those who wish, donations to a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated. MacDonald Select Community Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen in care of arrangements.  
  65 At the Saint John Regional Hospital on March 1, 2002 Mr. Arthur Laurie Barteau of Chocolate Cove, Deer Island, husband of Lorena M. (Matthews) Barteau. Born in Leonardville, N.B. on July 15, 1914, he was the son of the late Arthur G. and Alice (Conley) Barteau. A loving husband, father and grandfather he is survived by his wife; one son Dale (Glenna) of Chocolate Cove; two daughters Eleanor Thurber (Donald) of Lincoln, N.B. and Journeay Barteau of Chocolate Cove; eight grandchildren; six great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He was predeceased by four brothers, Fremont, Charles, Bernard and Roscoe and four sisters Harriott, Viola, Elta and Lulu. Prior to retirement Arthur was a lobster pound owner for several years. Previous to this, he was a Postmaster for 30 years and a grocery store operator for many years. He was a member of the Church of Christ in Leonardville. He enjoyed baseball and hockey and was very interested in local affairs. There will be no visitation by family request. A memorial service will be held at a time and date to be announced. Interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section2#14 at Calders Head. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of the donors choice. Arrangements entrusted to St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage St., St. George  
  66 Unexpectedly at St. Eustache Hospital, St. Eustache, Quebec on February 17, 2002, Mrs. Phyllis Hayden (Johnson) Gibson of Leonardville, Deer Island, N.B., wife of the late James Alfred Gibson. Born in Saint John, N.B. on December 14, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Byron and Hilda (Hayden) Johnson. Phyllis is survived by one brother, Sheldon and his wife, Aline of Rosemere, Quebec: four nieces, Louise, Lynne, Susanne and Joanne and two nephews, Paul and Peter. Phyllis taught school for many years in the Saint John area. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, both in Saint John and Deer Island. By Phyllis' request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at the Leonardville Church of Christ on Sunday at 2 PM. Interment in Mount Hope Cemetery Remembrances to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, N.B  
  67 Following a brief illness, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, N.B., on January 6, 2002, Mr. David Wesley Rogerson of Lord's Cove, N.B., husband of Grace (Johnson) Rogerson. Born in Calais, Maine, on May 25, 1939, he was a son of the late John and Winnifred (Lambert) Rogerson. A loving husband, father and grandfather, Dave is survived by his wife; one daughter, Kathy, Mrs. Mark Young of Deer Island; three grandchildren, Devon, Brittany and Dustin; one sister, Katherine, Mrs. Howard Camick of Leonardville and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by one brother, James and one sister, Charlotte Brown. David was employed by the Department of Transportation as a deck hand on the John E. Rigby, as well as a self-employed fisherman for many years. He was a member of the Charlotte County Liberal Association. By David's request, there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery on Thursday at 2 pm with Rev. Jeff Combs officiating. In his memory, donations may be made to a charity of the donor's choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage St., St. George, N.B. (755-3533)  
  68 On July 22, 2004, Phyllis Elizabeth Butler of Cummings Cove, Deer Island, NB passed away peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB. Born at Lambertville, Deer Island on April 29, 1914, she was the widow of Arthur Franklyn Butler and the oldest daughter of Archford and Ermine (Clarke) Greenlaw. At age sixteen, she attended the Provincial Normal School in Fredericton and upon graduation, began her teaching career; first in Greenock, Tower Hill and Breadalbane Schools. As her children became older, she returned to teaching at Deer Island Regional School and Forest Hills Junior High School and Simonds Junior High School in Saint John. She was a skilled teacher of English and to the very end of her life, took a keen interest in the life events of all her former students. She was a long-time member of the Lambert's Cove Baptist Church and, for a few years, a member of the Forest Hills Baptist Church in Saint John. She loved the Lord and had taught Sunday School and had served as Sunday School Superintendent in her earlier years. She had also been a member of the W. M. S. for many years. Phyllis was a loving and devoted mother to Beverly (Edward) Justason of Pennfield, NB; Paul (Brenda) Butler of Pennfield and Keith (Sandra) Calder of Fredericton, NB. She is also survived by ten grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was pre-deceased by two brothers, Raymond Greenlaw, Burdett Greenlaw, and two sisters, infant Alberta Greenlaw and Bernice English. Visitation will be held at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB on Saturday, July 24 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A brief time of visitation will be held on Sunday, July 25, prior to the 2:00 pm funeral service at Lambert's Cove Baptist Church. Any donations to Lupus NB, Diabetes Association or Lambert's Cove Baptist Church would be appreciated by the family. Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section2#26  
  69 The death of Mr. Kenneth Gerald McKenney, in his 102nd year, formerly of Deer Island, NB, and husband of the late Martha Louise McKenney, occurred on Thursday, April 22, 2004, at the Campobello Lodge Nursing Home, Welshpool, NB. Born on Deer Island, NB, January 23, 1903, he was a son of the late Frederick and Susan "Annie" (Harris) McKenney. Kenneth will be lovingly remembered by his son, Douglas McKenney (Faith-Marie) of Charlottetown, PEI; grandchildren Todd McKenney, Charlottetown, PEI, and Linda McKenney of Toronto, Ontario. He is also survived by one sister, Nellie Thompson, of Lambert's Cove, NB; several nieces and nephews and special friend, Mildred Pendleton of Lord's Cove, NB. Kenneth was a self-employed fisherman up until his retirement, then went on to work for the H. W. Welch Co., Deer Island, NB. Kenneth was a great outdoorsman, lover of nature, and was especially fond of feeding the chickadees and gray jays. He was a 61 year member of the Masonic Lodge, Abnaki #55, of Lambertville, Deer Island. Kenneth loved the game of Crib and was the "Deer Island Champion Crib Player". Resting at the Fairhaven Baptist Church, Fairhaven, NB from where the service will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2004 at 2:00 pm, with Rev. Maurice Hatfield officiating. Visiting at the Church on Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Interment to follow in Mount Hope Cemetery. A Masonic Tribute will take place at the church on Saturday evening at 7:00 pm. In Kenneth's memory, donations to the Deer Island Ambulance Association or the Fairhaven Baptist Church, would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  70 Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on July 25, 2002, Mrs. Bernice Clarke English of St. George, NB, wife of the late George Richard English. Born in Lambertville, Deer Island on September 18, 1915, she was a daughter of the late Archford and Ermine (Clarke) Greenlaw. A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by one daughter, Rose (George) Guptill of St. George, NB; three grandchildren, Michelle (Kevin) Atkinson of Ottawa, Ontario; Rochelle Ward of Saint John and James (Corinne) of St. George; four great grandchildren; Mellissa, Elizabeth, Naomi and Jillian; one sister, Phyllis Butler of Deer Island; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by two brothers, Raymond and Burdette. In her younger days, Mrs. English worked as a sardine packer for H. W. Welch & Co. She loved her grandchildren whom referred to her as "Mama". She was very active around the home. She was a member of the Lamberts Cove Baptist Church. The family will receive friends at the home of her daughter, Rose and George Guptill, One Roy Jackson Street, St. George, NB on Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4 PM. A Memorial service will be held on August 16th at 2 PM from the Lamberts Cove Baptist Church with interment to follow at Mount Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to either the St. George Baptist Church or the Lamberts Cove Baptist Church would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB
  71 After a lengthy illness, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on May 24, 2002, Mr. Carvell Felix Lambert, husband of Marjorie (Lambert) Lambert of Back Bay, NB and formerly of Deer Island. Born on Deer Island on December 25, 1915, he was a son of the late Archer V. and Sarah Blanche (Felix) Lambert. A loving husband, father and grandfather he is survived by his wife, Marjorie; son, Chester (Dianne) of Back Bay, NB; daughter, Marilyn (Austin) of Deer Island; six grandchildren: Dale Chaffey, Bonnie Haddon, David Chaffey, Jeremy Wilson, Jennifer Cooke and Kristi Cooke; great-grandchildren; one sister, Blanche (Dolly) Evelegh of Aurora, On., several nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was predeceased by one brother, Marshall and two sisters, Pearl Crowley and Arlene Pullen. Carvell was a well-known businessman on Deer Island. Before retiring, he had owned and operated a general store and was Postmaster at Lambertville. He had also been a fisherman for most of his life. He was a Life member of the New Brunswick Progressive Conservative Party and a member of Sea View Full Gospel Church. He was a founding member of John the Baptist Fellowship as well as the Reform Baptist Church on Deer Island. Resting at the Sea View Full Gospel Church in Back Bay from where the service was held on Monday at 2:00 PM. Interment followed at Mount Hope Cemetery, Lords Cove, NB. Visiting at the church on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Remembrances to John the Baptist Fellowship, Mount Hope Cemetery Fund or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533)  
  72 Peacefully, at his residence in Fairhaven, Deer Island, NB, on September 5, 2003, Mr. Earle Douglas Calder, husband of Sarah M. (Parks) Calder of Fairhaven, NB. Born in Deer Island, NB on July 25, 1918, he was a son of the late Herbert and Minerva (Stover) Calder. A loving husband, father and grandfather, he is survived, besides his wife, by two daughters, Sharon (Michael) Hartford of Lord's Cove, Jacqueline (Brian) Mitchell of Fairhaven; one son, Douglas of Fairhaven; three grandchildren, Rev. Gordon Weatherby of Fredericton, NB, Jill (Norman) Conley of Fairhaven, NB, Joseph (Mandy) Mitchell of Lords Cove; five great-grandchildren, Robert, Stephen, and Tim Weatherby, Cameron Conley, and Mallory Mitchell; two sisters, Kathryn McNeill, and Barbara McConkey (Sam), both of St. Stephen; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was pre-deceased by one granddaughter, Sarah Jane Weatherby; three brothers, Dyas, Charles and Carol. Earle spent most of his life as a fisherman, working for H. W. Welch and Connors Bros. Ltd. He was a member of the Fairhaven United Baptist Church. By request, there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held on Monday, September 8th at 2 pm at the Fairhaven Baptist Church, followed by interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#12 at Calder's Head. In Earle's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.  
  73 Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, on January 10, 2003, Mrs. Norinne Leah Miner wife of John F. Miner of Lambert's Cove, N.B. Born on Deer Island on June 8, 1934 she was the daughter of the late Sherman and Fern (Lord) Richardson. A loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Norinne is survived by her husband John, one daughter: Mary Ellen (Peter) Stevens of Wellington, N.S., three sons: John (Lisa) Miner of Deer Island, Leonard Miner (Gisele Landry) of Moncton, N.B., Philip Miner of Deer Island, five grandchildren: Danielle and Drew Stevens, and Mike, Blake, and Lauren Miner, three sisters: Eleanor Thurber of ?Oromocto, N.B., Maxine Young (Raymond) and Cathy (Don) Stuart both of Deer Island, one brother: Dale (Lucy) Richardson of St. Stephen, N.B., one uncle: Ralph (Helena) Richardson of Deer Island, two aunts: Marjorie Jacobs of Vermont and Mary Stuart of Deer Island, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by a brother Dean Richardson. Norinne was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed reading and classical music. An avid birdwatcher, she loved nature. In her earlier years, she enjoyed knitting. She was a member of the Lords Cove Church of Christ. From where the service will be held on Monday at 2 p.m. followed by the interment in the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#23 at Calder's Head. Visiting at the Church on Sunday evening from 7-9 p.m. For those who wish donations to the Arthritis Society, Kidney Foundation, or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home  
  74 The death of James W. Murphy, 59, occurred on Sunday, August 8, 2004 at his home in Saint John, NB following a brief illness. Jim was born in Saint John in 1944, a son of the late Frank and Bertha (Greer) Murphy. Jim spent most of his career as a broadcaster with CHSJ and the CBC; more recently, he was privileged to work with the Public Utilities Board. He is survived by his wife, Susan Lambert; his son, James Leo Murphy; two sisters, Carol (Rick) Lord of Bridgewater, NS and Frances (Tom) Clancy of Mississauga, ON; his brother, Gerald Murphy of Saint John and several nieces and nephews. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Brenan's Select Community Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (506) 634-7424. The family will welcome friends at home on Tuesday, August 10, 2004 from 6-8 pm. A memorial service will be held at Brenan's Chapel on Wednesday, August 11, 2004 at 1:00 pm. A private interment service will take place on Deer Island, NB. For those who wish, donations to the Saint John Free Public Library would be appreciated by the family.Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 2#4  
  75 Following a lengthy illness at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on May 15, 2002, Mrs. Janette Nadine Lord, wife of Thomas Lord of Calder's Head, Deer Island, NB. Born in St. Stephen on May 2, 1962, she was the daughter of Sharon (Richardson) Hooper and the late George J. Noble. A loving wife, mother, sister and daughter, Janette is survived by her husband; one daughter, Samantha; her mother, Sharon Hooper (Barry) of Lords Cove; step-father, Manning Richardson of Calder's Head; one sister, Janet Ross (Russell) of Digby, NS; paternal grandmother, Marguerite Noble of Fairhaven; two nieces, Billie-Jo Duran, Kyara Lord; two nephews, Leigh and Spencer Lord, all of Deer Island; several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her father and two sisters, Valerie Lynn and Harriet Louise Richardson. Janette was a homemaker and also worked as a packer at the Deer Island sardine factory. She loved to drive and enjoyed hunting. She was a fan of country music. Resting at the Lords Cove Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Saturday at 2 PM. Interment at Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section 3#18. Friends may call at the Church on Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9PM. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533) is in charge of the arrangements.  
  76 Unexpectedly, following a brief illness at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on June 15, 2002, Mr. Russell Donald Richardson of 152 Mealey Road, Pennfield, NB. Born in Deer Island, NB on January 13, 1925, he was a son of the late Harry and Jenny (Small) Richardson. A loving father and grandfather, he is survived by his wife, Hazel (Butler) Richardson; three sons, George (Jennifer) of Blacks Harbour; Frank (Jane) of Utopia and James of St. George; two daughters, Tessie (Paul) of Pennfield and Jennifer (Gordon) of Back Bay; seven grandchildren; one brother, Kenneth (Frances) of St. Andrews; two sisters, Jenny and Emily; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by three brothers and four sisters. Russell was an avid hobbyist who enjoyed electric trains. He was a sports fan who especially loved baseball. He also enjoyed watching TV. Resting at the Lord's Cove Church of Christ, Lord's Cove, Deer Island from where the service will be held on Tuesday at 200 PM, followed by interment at the Mount Hope Cemetery, Richardson D.I. Visiting at the Church on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB (755-3533).  
* 77 Unexpectedly at his residence on Deer Island on January 4, 2007, Mr. Gregory Thomas Darke, beloved husband of Barbara Ann (Calder) Darke of Lambertville NB. Born at Eastport ME. On June 15, 1947 he was a son of Alice (Adams)(Darke) Mcvicar and the late William Darke. A loving husband, father, son and brother he is survived besides his wife, Barb; by one daughter, Victoria (Evan) Smith of Fredericton NB; mother, Alice (Milton) McVicar of Bonny River NB; one brother, Allison Darke of Lambertville NB; two sisters, Elizabeth Darke of Lambertville NB and Donna (Russ) (#78 below) Crosby of Fredericton NB as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Greg was employed by the Department of Transportation as a deck hand on the Deer Island Ferries for a number of years. At one time he was a supply teacher teaching at both Deer Island and St. George. He also was a Vietnam Veteran serving a tour of duty in Vietnam in the late 1960's with the U.S Marine Corps as well as Midway Island. Greg also was active in his community serving as a firefighter with the Deer Island Fire Department and a member of the Church of Christ in Lords Cove. Greg also was a Shriner and a member of the Abanaki Lodge #55 F & AM as well as the O.E.S Granite Chapter # 15 in St. George. Although there will be no visiting, there will be a Masonic and O.E.S tribute service at the St. George Funeral Home on Monday beginning at 7:00 PM. A Graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery #67, on Deer Island on Tuesday at 2:00 pm with Rev. Glen Cox officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Kidney Foundation or a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage st. St. George NB E5C 3L6 (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 78 Dawna Raye DARKE CROSBY, born July 3, 1946 Calais, Maine, passed away peacefully at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital in Fredericton, NB, January 25, 2007. She is survived by her husband Russell Malcolm Crosby, daughter Rebekah Dawn Crosby, son Richard William John Crosby, of Fredericton; mother Alice Leland Darke-McVicar (nee Adams) (Milton McVicar) of Bonny River, NB, brother Allison William Darke, and sister Elizabeth Ann Darke of Deer Island, NB. She was predeceased by her father William John Darke and brother Gregory Thomas (#77 above) Darke (Barbara) of Deer Island. Beloved wife and mother, Dawna's kind and gentle nature was a blessing to all. Having earned her B.A and B.Ed at UNB, she was a teacher of French at Harold Peterson Junior High in Oromocto and the Devon Park Christian School for many years. Dawna was deeply interested in seeing people understand what tremendous riches are ours when we personally receive Jesus Christ into our hearts. Dawna, we miss you dearly, and look forward to being with you again in Heaven one day. Visitation will occur at the Brunswick Street Baptist Church sanctuary on Monday, January 29, 2007 from 2-4 p.m. and from 7-9 p.m. There will be a Memorial Service at Brunswick Street Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Tuesday, January 30, 2007 with a reception in the church gymnasium to follow. Donations, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Brunswick Street Baptist Church Building Fund or to the Dr. Everett Chalmers MRI Fund. Funeral arrangements are in the care of McAdam's Select Community Funeral Home. (458-9170) www.mcadamsfh.com  
* 79 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John NB, on May 12th, 2007, Mr. Freeman William Brown, husband of the late Elizabeth Shirley Conley, of Hibernia Cove NB. Born on Campobello Island, NB on September 8th, 1924, he was a son of the late Asa and Zelma (Newman) Brown. A loving father and grandfather, Freeman is survived by one son, Reid (Julie) Brown of Hibernia Cove; one daughter, Shirley (Samuel) Mitchell of Saint John NB; four grandchildren, Rebecca (Toby) Stuart of Deer Island NB, Shelley Brown of Saint John, Michael (Dr. Kyna Squarey) Mitchell of Moncton NB, Katrina (Hans) Sylvester of Arlington VA; four great grandchildren, Sydney and Sullivan Stuart, Abigail Mitchell and Ava Sylvester; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Freeman was predeceased by one brother, Wendell Brown; and by one sister, Marjorie Cline. A self employed fisherman all his life, fishing was Freeman's life passion and hobby. He was a longtime member of the Fundy Weir Fisherman's Association and a member of the Leonardville Church of Christ. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ, Leonardville, Deer Island NB with visitation on Monday, May 14th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A graveside service will be held at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Section 1#13 at Calder's Head on Tuesday at 1:00 pm. In Freeman's memory donation's to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 80 Peacefully at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen NB, on May 15th, 2007, Mrs. Muriel Pernell (Stuart) Hawkins, wife of the late Adolphus Stephen Hawkins of Beaver Harbour NB. Born at Deer Island NB on October 30, 1917, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Mabel (Lambert) Stuart. A loving mother, grandmother and sister, she is survived by five daughters; Phyllis (Gerald) Justason, Verna (George) Bell, Barbara Sloan, Carolanne (Joe) Cooke and Alice (Stanley) Kagler all of Beaver Harbour, three sons; Allison (Audrey) Hawkins of Beaver Harbour, Wade Hawkins of Toronto ON and Clarence (Angela) Hawkins of Dartmouth NS, 20 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, one sister, Iva Lambert of Deer Island, sister-in-law Emily Lambert of St. Andrews NB and several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her husband she was predeceased by two sons; Terry and Perry Hawkins, and one daughter, Shirley Fraser. Muriel was a quiet woman who worked for 15 years for Connor's Bros. in the labeling room, after which she made her home her life. Resting at the Beaver Harbour Baptist Church from where the service will be held on Friday at 2:00 pm followed by interment in the Beaver Harbour Community Cemetery. Visiting at the church on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In Muriel's memory donations to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation, Charlotte County Cancer or a charity of the donor's choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 81 Unexpectedly at her residence in Lord's Cove, NB on June 10, 2007, Mrs. Grace Jane (Johnson) Rogerson, wife of the late David Wesley Rogerson of Lord's Cove, NB. Born in Eastporte, ME, on March 17, 1940 she was a daughter of the late Bernard and Alice (Fountain) Johnson. A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by her daughter; Kathy Young of Richardson, NB, three grandchildren; Brittany Young (Jeremy) of Richardson, Devon Young (Jessica) of St. George, NB and Dustin Young (Manda) of Richardson, two great grandchildren, Logan and Jaiden and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by one sister; Carolyn Annette Johnson. Grace was employed at Cooke Aquaculture in St. George, NB. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. By Grace's request, there will be no visiting. A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery #17B, Deer Island, on Friday at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Conrad Cline and Rev. Glenn Cox officiating. In Grace's memory donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 82 Peacefully at his residence in Lambertville NB on June 26th, 2007, Mr. Vernon Percy Lord, husband of Mrs. Margaret Jean (Theriault) Lord. Born at Adam’s Island NB on April 23rd, 1934 he was a son of the late Hazen and Bessie (Ricketts) Lord. A loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, Vernon is survived by his wife Margaret, two sons; Wade (Stacey) Lord of Lambertville and Warren (Holly Winters) of Northen Harbour NB, two daughters; Germaine (Richard) Lord of Northern Harbour and Patricia (Danny) Wilcox of Pennfield NB, seven grandchildren, one sister; Virgina Lord of Lambertville and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Vernon was predeceased by his only brother, Asa Lord. Vernon was a fisherman and a former Captain of the Deer Island Ferry D.L. McLaren for over 20 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and swinging in his swing. His favourite saying was “Down the Road” which he could often be heard saying. Vernon was a well known and loved man and will be missed by all who knew him. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St George NB with visiting on Wednesday at 1-4 pm. A graveside service will be held on Thursday at 2:00 pm at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Section Unknown at Calder's Head on Deer Island NB with Rev. Robert Meister and Rev. Maurice Hatfield officating. In Vernon’s memory donations to the NB Heart and Stroke or the Charlotte County Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.  
* 83 At his residence, Deer Island , NB, August 8, 2007, James Emerson McKay, son of the late John and Virginia (Wilson) McKay. Survived by his common law wife, Sheila McKay, two foster sons, Robert Leslie (Katrina) and Merle Leslie (Cindy) both of Deer Island, NB, six grandchildren, April, Jenna, Blake, Jodie, Kyle and Liam, three sisters, Wilma McCartney, Elmsville, NB, Phyllis Milligan (Gordon), Inverness, PEI, and Shirley Tatton, Elmsville, NB, one step brother, Vernon Boyle, several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, stepfather, Henry Boyle, his common law wife, Pearl Calder, six brothers, and two sisters. Funeral Service will be held at The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB on Sunday, August 12, 2007 at 2 p.m. Family will receive relatives and friends at the funeral home on Saturday, August 11, 2007 from 7 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, remembrances to the Cancer Society or charity of ones choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent online to the family at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca  
* 84 At the Charlotte County Hospital on Aug 24, 2007, following a lengthy illness, Mr. James Robert (Bobby) Rogerson of Lords Cove, Deer Island NB. Born in Lubec ME on March 5, 1935, he was the son of the late James and Eileen (Richardson) Rogerson. A loving father, he is survived by one son; Edward Rogerson of Lords Cove and one daughter; Faye Delong of Woodstock NB, three grandchildren; Derick, John and Ericka and one great granddaughter, Angel, as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Bobby enjoyed people and driving around the island as he was interested in island affairs. He was known to always put other people before himself. By Bobby’s request there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday at Mount Hope Cemetery #68, Deer Island, at 2:00 pm with Rev. Murray Spencer and Rev. Glenn Cox officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Charlotte County Hospice Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home and Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB  
* 85 Peacefully at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen NB on August 26, 2007, Mrs. Virgina May (Lord) Lambert, our mom, wife of the late Gordon A. Lambert of Lambertville NB went home to be with her Lord and God. Born on Adam's Island NB on November 24, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Hazen and Bessie (Ricketts) Lord. A loving mother, grandmother and aunt she is survived by three sons, Murray (Debbie) Lambert of Hanwell NB, Vaughn (Kathy) and Winston Lambert both of Deer Island NB; a very special nephew, Harold (Becky) Earle of Deer Island; three grandchildren, Christin (Kerry) Shanklin of L'Etete NB, Jonathan (Sheryl) Lambert of Deer Island and Jordan Lambert of Hanwell; two sister in laws, Barbara and Margaret; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband and parents, she was predeceased by two brothers, Asa and Vernon Lord. Ginny had worked as a sardine packer for Connor's Bros. for many years until her retirement. She enjoyed singing in the Church of Christ Choir in Lord's Cove where she attended church and took part in many church functions. She will be especially missed by her loving German Shepard dogs, Emma and Ranger. At Ginny's request, there will be no visitation. A graveside service will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery #69, Deer Island on Wednesday at 2:00 pm with Rev. Glenn Cox officiating. In her memory donations to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 86 Unexpectedly at his residence in Lords Cove NB on September 9, 2007, Mr. Donald Hume Parker, husband of the late Sarah Bernice (Conley) Parker. Born at Deer Island on August 18th 1931, he was a son of the late Austin and Hilda Mae (Richardson) Parker. A loving father and grandfather he is survived by two sons, Jerome (Laura Lee) and Michael (Carrie) both of Lords Cove; three grandchildren, Holly (Allison) Belliveau of Leonardville NB, Zachary Parker (Carol Butler) of Lords Cove and Candace Parker of Fort St. John BC; two great grandchildren, Jarrett and Bradley Belliveau; his companion, Bonnie Bishop of Lords Cove; one sister in law, Elna Parker of Lords Cove; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides his parents, Hume was predeceased by one brother, Owen Parker. Prior to his retirement, Hume had worked for the Department of Transportation as a Ferry Captain for 20 years and enjoyed both building and tending his Weir's, before and after his retirement from the DOT. He was a member of the Lords Cove Church of Christ and a former member of the Deer Island Orange Lodge. Hume was also was a member of the Fundy Weir Fisherman's Association and in his early years a member of the Deer Island Band. Resting at the Lords Cove Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Wednesday at 2:00 pm with Rev. Murray Spencer and Rev. Glenn Cox officiating, followed by interment at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Section 1#9 at Calder's Head NB. Visiting will take place at the church on Tuesday from 7 to 9 pm. In Hume's memory donations to the MS Society or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca).  
* 87 Lillian Zeles (Camick) Doughty died Sept 15, 2007 St. Andrews
* 88 Captain Samuel M. Tucker of Saint John West, and formerly of Deer Island, passed away unexpectedly at the Saint John Regional Hospital on November 7, 2007. Born in St. Stephen on June 2, 1945, he was the son of the late Arla (Lord) and Samuel Tucker. He is survived by his loving wife, Chamayne; his son, Shane Tucker; his dog, Bambi; one brother, Robert; two sisters, Claudia Gray and Jeannie Duncan and six stepchildren. By the request of the family there will be no visiting or funeral service. However, there will be a Masonic Service to be held at Castle "Fallsview" Funeral Home (634-1701), 309 Lancaster Avenue, Saint John on Saturday, November 10, 2007 at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by Sam's family. Online condolences may be placed at www.castlefh.com  
* 89 Peacefully at the Loch Lomond Villa, Saint John NB on March 7, 2007, Mrs. Elizabeth Genevieve (Leslie) Heywood, wife of the late Rex G. Heywood of Saint John NB and formally of Deer Island NB. Born on Deer Island NB on February 16, 1925 she was a daughter of the late Osgood and Effie Maude (Doughty) Leslie. A loving mother, grandmother and sister, she is survived by: one daughter; Brenda Lee Wright of Bayswater NB., two step-daughters; Sylvia (Earl) Hawton of Prince William NB., Lee Ann Heywood of Fredericton NB,one grandson; Joshua Patrick Wright of Fredericton NB, three brothers; Stanley Leslie, Willard (Elaine) Leslie and Roger (Peggy) Leslie all of Deer Island. Four sisters; Ruth (Walter) Lyons of Calais ME, Kathryn Conley of Portland ME, Ida Leslie of Toronto Ont. and Muriel (Ronald) Estabrooks of Deer Island as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased besides her parents and husband, by a brother; Maxwell and sister; Doris. Elizabeth was a hairdresser for more than 50 years having worked in various places in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. She holds an honorary membership in the N.B. Hairdressers Association. In earlier years, Betty had been an active member of the Douglas Avenue Christian Church, serving as a Deaconess for five years and a member of the choir. Betty loved Deer Island and especially spending time at her cottage their. At her request, there will be no visiting at the funeral home. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (755-3533) from the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Monday, March 12, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. David Nicholson officiating. Interment at Mount Hope Cemetery#46, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Betty's memory to the Douglas Avenue Christain Church, Leonardville Church of Christ or a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated by the family. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 90 Mrs. Ruth Marie (Munro) Young, widow of Melville J. Young, slipped away peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on Sunday, December 16th, 2007 following a brief illness. Born in Belle Cote, Cape Breton, NS on September 16th, 1913, she was the eldest daughter of Hanlan and Jessie (MacKay) Munro. After her marriage, Ruth settled in Leonardville, Deer Island, NB where she resided until her passing. Ruth is survived by her three children, Melville E (Ann) of Campobello, NB, Anne (Carl) Camick of Deer Island and Nancy Young of Saint John; two grandchildren, Jason of Campobello and Joshua (Christina) Young of St. Andrews, NB; sisters Tena Hickey of N.E. Margaree, Isabell (Joseph) Stasiuk of Portage La Prairie and Gladys (Glen) Bristow of Toronto; brother-in-law Stanford (Myrtle) Young; sisters-in-law Mildred Young and Pauline Young, all of Deer Island; many nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her husband, parents and an infant brother, Ruth was predeceased by brother Edward Munro and his wife Mary; sisters Mary Hart and her husband Laird; Lettie Vair and her husband Stewart; brothers-in-law Arthur Hickey, Cyril Young, DeCosta Young; sisters-in-law Thelma (Cecil) Tewksbury, Lois (Louis) Musetta, and Mona (Wallace) Sokolis. Ruth was a member of St. Matthews-Wesley United Church, North Sydney, NS, the Leonardville Women's Institute, and past member of the I.O.D.E. For many years she worked with her husband and son in the operation of their company Fundy Contractors Ltd. Resting at the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB on Tuesday, December 18th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm and at the Leonardville Church of Christ on Deer Island on Wednesday, December 19th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. The service will be held at the Leonardville Church of Christ on Thursday at 2:00 pm. Interment at the Leonardville Community Cemetery #17a at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ruth's memory can be made to the charity of the donor's choice.  
* 91 At the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Sunday December 16, 2007 Hayden LeBaron Leaman of Fredericton passed away at the age of 80. Born in Lords Cove, Deer Island, NB on June 16,1927 he was a son of the late Morton and Gertrude (Pendleton) Leaman. He graduated from Deer Island Consolidated School; NB Normal School, Fredericton; UNB Fredericton (BA &B Ed);Columbia University, New York (MA); University of Leeds, England (Diploma, English Studies); Universite Laval, Quebec (Diplome, Francais). Hayden was also a student at Mount Allison University (Canadian History); University of London, England (Beaverbrook Overseas Scholar); St. Thomas University, Fredericton (Spanish). He was a High School Teacher in NB at St. George, St. Andrews and Moncton; a High School Principal in NB at Back Bay-Letete, Lawrence Station, Dorchester & Port Elgin Regional; a Professor at New Brunswick Teachers College & UNB Fredericton (English and English Education); UNB Extension and English Language Programme; Mount Allison University Summer School (Educational Psychology); CIIDIR, Oaxaca, Mexico (English); a consultant for the NB Department of Education (Secondary English curriculum & Competence in English Testing); Honorary Research Associate, UNB (thesis reader & UNB-Mexico Relations); Executive Board Member: Canadian Council of Teachers of English. He is survived by his wife, Marion (Horton); three children, Margaret Forster (Jeremy), Rebecca Leaman (Rick Atkinson), Karl Leaman (Mary Hall) all of Fredericton; one granddaughter, Emily Leaman of Fredericton; numerous nieces. He was also predeceased by three brothers. The family will receive friends at Bishop's Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 7 to 9 pm. A funeral service will be held at Christ Church (Parish) Church on Friday December 21, 2007 at 2:00 pm with Father Anthony Kwaw officiating. Interment will be held at Forest Hill Cemetery at a later date. Contributions to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. www.bishopsfuneralhome.com  
* 92 Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John NB, on January 4th, 2008, Mr. Blair Simpson Lambert, husband of the late Mrs. Avis (Conley) Lambert (Obit #63) of Deer Island NB. Born at Deer Island on December 20, 1913, he was a son of the late Edward and Bess Lambert. A loving father, grandfather and great grandfather, he is survived by three daughters, Andrea Lambert (Doug Waite) of St. George NB, Lana (Greg) Eaton of Ajax ON and Cheryl Lambert and her fiancee Ralph Ahner of Deer Island; five grandchildren, Cara Richardson, Shelly (Tony) Henry, Lana (Glenn) Hawkins, Joanna (Jonathan) Thompson and Matthew Eaton; five great grandchildren, Brandon Henry, Justin Henry, Blair Hawkins, Connor Hawkins and Hannah Thompson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Blair was enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force and served overseas during World War II. He loved life and being in the company of others. He was a member of the Lambertville Baptist Church, the Abnaki Lodge # 55 in Lambertville and was a great supporter of all events that took place on Deer Island. Prior to his retirement Blair was employed as a fisheries officer for many years. He will be missed greatly by his local community. Resting at the Lambertville Baptist Church from where the service will be held on Tuesday at 2:00 pm with Rev. John Martin officiating. The interment will take place following the service at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery Section2#5. Visiting at the church on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In Blair's memory donations to the CNIB or to the Charlotte County Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 93 It is with great sadness that the Young family announces the sudden and unexpected death of Maxine Louise Young of Deer Island, NB, which occurred at the Saint john regional Hospital on January 11, 2008. Born at Lubec ME on December 20, 1936 she was the daughter of the late Sherman and Ferne (Lord) Richardson, wife of Raymond Stanford Young of Hibernia Cove, Deer Island. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Maxine is survived by her husband, Raymond; three daughters, Faye (Harold) Doughty of Leonardville NB, Teresa (Cecil) Richardson of Fairhaven NB and Joan (Mark) Thompson of Fredericton NB; four sons, Allison (Heather) Young of Lamberts Cove NB, Mark Young (Sue Beaman) of Hibernia Cove NB, Brian (Karen) Young of Lords Cove NB and Ralph Young (Lisa Miner) of Lords Cove NB; 16 grandchildren, Jason, Melanie (Reid), Hillarie (Charlie), Jim, Tristen, Maria (Kevin), Devon (Jessica), Brittany (Jeremy), Dustin (Manda), Sarah, Sabrina, Tabatha, Sheena, Ryan (Sarah) Ashton (Adam) and Spencer; three great-grandchildren, Logan, Jaiden and Lincoln; two sisters, Catherine (Don) Stuart of Richardson NB and Eleanor Thurber of Fredericton NB; one brother, Dale (Lacy) Richardson of St. Stephen NB; mother-in-law, Mildred Young; brother-in-law, Gary Young (Susan Lambert); and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by one sister, Norinne Miner; one brother, Dean Richardson; and two great-grandchildren, Bodhi and Payton. Maxine loved gardening, feeding the birds, playing the piano and listening to her favourite Christian radio programs, Bible. She enjoyed taking morning walks and was dedicated to lovingly caring for her family. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Lords Cove. She will always be remembered by family and those who knew her, as a generous and giving person who always took time to be there for others. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ, from where the service will be held on Monday at 2:00 with the Rev. Joel Bridges and Rev. Conrad Cline officiating. Interment to follow at the Leonardville Community Cemetery #142.Visiting at the church on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 94 Unexpectedly at her residence in Lord's Cove, Deer Island, NB, on January 15th, 2008, Mrs. Harriet Lord (Adams) Fountain, wife of the late Randolf Fountain. Born in Lord's Cove, NB, on December 3rd, 1913, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Jennie (Lord) Fountain. A loving aunt, great aunt and friend she is survived by one nephew, Dale (Vera) Waycott of Lord's Cove; two great nieces, Patty (Sheldon) Conley and Kelly (Brian) Barteau both of Lord's Cove; one great nephew, Jeffrey (Loretta) Waycott of Saint John, NB; three great great nephews, Jessie Barteau, Tyler and Ian Conley; two great nieces, Brooke and Courtney Waycott; one great great great niece, Abigail Waycott. Besides her husband she was predeceased by her son, Allison Fountain and one sister, Mary Waycott. Harriet was a school teacher for many years on Deer Island and also served as Post Mistress in Lord's Cove. She was an avid gardener who loved the birds. She was a member of the Lord's Cove Church of Christ where she was also an organist for many years. Resting at the Lord's Cove Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Saturday at 1:00 pm with Rev. Murray Spencer officiating. The interment will take place following the service at the Mount Hope Cemetery#112 on Deer Island. Visiting at the church will take place on Friday from 7 to 9 pm. In Harriet's memory, donations to the Lord's Cove Church of Christ or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
* 95 At the Saint John Regional Hospital, following a brief illness, on January 3rd, 2008, Mrs. Mamie Muriel (Butler) Bennett, wife of Mr. Harry Mark Bennett of Back Bay NB. Born at Deer Island on February 18, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Wallace and Queenie (Conley)Butler. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Mamie is survived by her husband Harry, one daughter; Daphne (Peter) Scott of Oven Head NB, two grandson; Christopher (Amanda) Scott of St. Stephen NB and Peter Jr. Scott (Tammy Williams) of Back Bay, great grandchildren; Austin, Phillip, Vanessa, Abigail Robyn, Madeline Bree and Paige, one sister; Marie (Keith) Stewart of Lambertville NB and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Mamie was a very loving woman. Her most joyous times were when she was taking care of her grandsons, and the trips to McDonalds. She was an avid Bingo player who also loved caring for her cats. Mamie was a member of the Eastern Charlotte Lions Club. At Mamie’s request there will be no visitation. The funeral service will be held from the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel at the St. George Funeral Home on Sunday at 2:00 pm with Rev. Conrad Cline officiating. The Interment will take place at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Section Unknown at Calder's Head on Deer Island. In Mamie’s memory, donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society, Canadian Liver Foundation or to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB.  
* 96 At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen NB on January 20th, 2008, following a period of failing health, Mrs. Kathryn Imogene (Rogerson) Camick wife of Mr. Howard Elwood Camick of Leonardville NB. Born in Leonardville on July 2nd, 1928, she was a daughter of the late John and Winnifred (Lambert) Rogerson. A loving wife to Howard, devoted mother to Danny Camick and Carl (Anne) Camick, both of Leonardville, and Glenda (Garnett) Green of Fairhaven NB, proud grandmother of Brendan (Colleen) Green of Leonardville and Katrina (Tim) Martin of Richardson NB, great grandchildren; Jared and Ashley Green and Hayden Martin, three sister in laws; Hazel Justason and Sadie Arbeau both of Richardson and Lovejoy Camick of Leonardville and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by two brothers; James and David Rogerson, one sister, Charlotte Brown and one nephew James Brown. Kathryn loved and devoted her life to her family. She loved cooking and adored children. She will be sadly missed by her family and all who knew her. Resting at the Leonardville Church of Christ from where the service will be held on Wednesday at 2:00 pm with Rev. Geoff Conley officiating with interment at the Fairhaven Community Cemetery, Section Unknown at Calder's Head. Visiting at the church on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. In Kathryn's memory, donations to the Charlotte County Hospital Palliative Care Unit or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB (www.stgeorgefh.ca)  
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