Passed away into peace on the 8th of December, 2018, Ms. Ursula F. Loder of St. Anthony Newfoundland (originally of Harbour Deep) in her 74th year. Left to mourn are Ursulas nephew Eddy Cassell, Eddies spouse Nicole and their children Amy and Jonah, sisters Marie Hiscock, Ida Ropson, Annie Compton, Marjorie Cassell (Paul), brothers Gerald Loder, Freeman Loder, her spicial life long friends Gladys, Tony and their son Christoper, as well as many Nieces, Nephews and Friends. Ursula was predeceased by his parents Frederick and Delilah Loder; Sister Stella Ellsworth, Brother Andrew; Brothers in law, Roland Ellsworth, Eliol Hiscock, Richard Ropson, Norman Compton, and George Cassell. Visitation was held at the Funeral Home in St. Anthony on Dec. 10th and 11th. The funeral took place from St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Katie Taylor-Flynn officiating. Interment followed. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddcikton, Lee Nippard Funeral Director.
August 26, 1950 – December 5, 2018
Passed away December 5th, 2018 from the Charles S. Curtis Hospital in St. Anthony at the age of 68 years. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, her Siblings, Dulcie, Elva, Robert, Wilson, Ford, Lawrence; as well as all of her nieces and nephews whom she loved as her own. Jessie was predeceased by her parents, Mary and Kenneth Adams, and Brother Wilfred Adams. Visitation was held from Calvary Pentecostal Church in Roddickton from where the funeral was held on Saturday, December 8th, 2018 at 2:00 pm with Pastor Benjamin Brown officiating. Interment followed in the Roddickton Pentecostal Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard Funeral Director.
September 14, 1937 - December 4, 2018
It is with great sadness that the family of Carl May announce his passing at Western Memorial Regional Hospital on Tuesday morning, December 4, 2018 at the age of 81 years. Carl was born in Point Rosie, Fortune Bay, NL on September 14, 1937. He met Ursula Hopkins from Roddickton in St. John’s and they were married at Botwood, NL on November 11, 1960. Carl loved spending time with family and friends. He enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, berry picking, boating and was a loyal Montreal Canadiens fan. He was a kind, devoted and loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories is his loving wife, Ursula of 58 years, children Pauline Bartlett (Maurice) St. Anthony, NL; Paul May (Betty) Humber Valley Resort, NL; Lynn Hunt (Randy) Port au Port, NL; Eugene May (Madonna) Pasadena, NL; Richard May Bird Cove, NL; and Todd May (Cindy) St. Thomas, ON. Grandchildren Tennelle (Noland); Michael; Charmayne (David); Laura (Andrew); Beverley; Jennifer (Darren); Randall (Keshia); Andrew; Hannah; Matt and Erin. Great Grandchildren; Ross James; Emma; Claire and Roman; his brother Sidney May (Lynn), New Minas, NS and sister Joyce Snow (Tony) Wing’s Point, NL. Predeceased by his parents, Morgan and Lucy May; his sister Emily; his brothers Winston, Morgan, Eugene and Harvey; and great grandson Ryan. Also loved by Beverley Ereaut and many other family and friends. Visitation was held from The Apostolic Faith Church in Roddickton from where the funeral service was held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 3:00 pm with Rev. Chris Hewlett officiating. Interment followed. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Alicia Patey, Funeral Director.
Passed away November 30th, 2018 from the Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony at the age of 38 years. Rockey will be remembered by so many people, he had a great love for his family, friends and caretakers. Everyone who met Rockey had a story to tell. He never forgot your name, your children’s name or your cat and dog’s name. The past ten years, he visited the hospital frequently for dialysis. During his time there, he came to know many of the nurses and staff, and loved them all dearly. Dialysis makes many people tired- but not Rockey. He would go to darts, visit family, friends, and chat on the phone all night. In his short life of thirty eight years he enjoyed life to the fullest. There was never a dull moment when he was around, he will be sorely missed by everyone he knew. Rockey will be remembered by, Melvin and Helena Genge, Jamie, Shelley, Alexis, and Anna Tucker, Evelyn Genge and the large circle of family and friends that his life touched. Visitation was held from the Anglican Church in Anchor Point from where the family service was held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2018 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Omar Reyes officiating. Interment followed. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Alicia Patey, Funeral Director.
November 23, 1942 - November 27, 2018
It is with great sadness that the family of Jasper Adams announce his passing at the L.A. Miller Center in St. John’s, NL on November 27th. Jasper passed peacefully away surrounded by his loving family. Born in Roddickton, November 23, 1942, Jasper had a love for fishing, hunting, berry picking, music and his family. Left with the greatest memories are his wife Betty, daughters Debbie Fillier (Keywood), Kathy King (Craig), son Robert (Carolyn), his grandchildren Terri-Lynn Fillier (Brent), Brandon Filler (Nicole) and Ethan King, great grandson Grayson Randell. Also to mourn his brothers Leamon (Emily), Jerry (Joanne), Dorman (Denise), sisters Clara (Simon), Rowena, Evelyn (Larry), Triffena (Dan) along with a large number of family and friends. He is predeceased by his parents James and Elizabeth Adams, brothers Baxter and James, sisters Lavinia, Mildred and Olive. A special thank you to the staff of the L.A. Miller Center, Palliative Care Unit that provided such good care to Jasper and his family. Funeral arrangements are in the care of Fillatre’s Funeral Home with the celebration of Jasper’s life taking place at Calvary Pentecostal Temple, Roddickton, NL on December 2nd at 11 am with Pastor Benjamin Brown officiating interment to follow at the Pentecostal cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Alicia Patey, Funeral Director.
May 11, 1936 – November 30, 2018
Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family on November 30th at the age of 82. Dorothy Emma Anderson (nee Decker) was born in Lower Woods near Cook’s Harbour on May 11, 1936 to Garland and Dorcas Decker (nee Downer). She was one of nine children. On August 9, 1956 she married Gower Anderson of L’Anse Aux Meadows and together they raised six children and one grandchild. Dorothy opened the first grocery store in L’Anse Aux Meadows in 1956 which she operated for 30 years. Among her many accomplishments was her desire for education, so in 1992 she went back to school and completed her high school diploma. From Tupperware representative to volunteering with Parks Canada as a Viking, she showed her love for meeting new people. She spent countless hours berry picking and caring for her flower garden from which she lovingly shared her flowers with everyone. Her cabin, friends, and family were very dear to her heart. Her infectious smile was one of her greatest traits for which she will always be remembered. Dorothy leaves to mourn her daughters Bernice (George), Bonnie, Colleen (Eric); sons Gerald (Norma), Kevin (Donna), Kirby (Lisa); grandchildren Kristopher (Amanda), Tara, Kathryn (Eric), Elizabeth, Kyle and Meghan; sisters Myrtle, Bessie (Seymour); brothers-in-law Dorman (Rose), Maxwell (Gladys); sister-in-law Juanita Decker as well as a large circle of extended family and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Garland and Dorcas; brothers Reginald, Maxwell, Harold, Douglas & Lloyd; sister Margaret; sisters-in-law Ivy, Deborah, Frances & Helen; brothers-in-law Wilfred, Ross, Alfred & Job. Thank you to all the staff at the John M Gray Center for the incredible care and support they provided during her time at the home. Visitation will be held at the Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home from 2-4 and 7-9 on Saturday, December 1st. Flowers graciously accepted or donations can be made in her memory to a charity of one’s choice. Funeral service will take place 1:30 pm Sunday, December 2nd at St. Mary’s Anglican Church with Rev. Katie Taylor-Flynn officiating. Interment to follow at the cemetery in L’Anse aux Meadows. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard, Funeral Director.
May 29, 1931 to November 27, 2018
Mother was born in St. Anthony on May 29th, 1931, to Jacob and Phoebe Hill of Gunner's Cove. She was one of 11 children. On October 29th, 1948 she married Walter George Hedderson of Spillard's Cove. Together they raised 6 children. As a young woman, Ethel worked with Lundrigans as a cook, when they were putting the roads through the area. At the same time, she took in boarders from Hydro and Newfoundland Telephone, as well as teachers. Many of these people considered her as, and called her “Mother,” and many are still a part of her family. She also worked at Fishery Products and cooked at St. Anthony Interfaith Home. Mother loved being in the outdoors. She worked side by side with her husband cutting wood, making hay, salting and drying fish, planting her gardens, berry picking and attending to the livestock. For many years now, attending church was a huge part of her life. Her family and her church were near and dear to her heart. She leaves to mourn her Daughters, Nina (Bob), Grace (Don), and Marie (Dennis); Sons, Clayton (Judy), Todd (Lorna) and John (Jane); 12 Grandchildren; 16 Great Grandchildren and 3 Great, Great Grandchildren; Sisters, Louise (Fred) and Doris (Joe); Brothers, Art (Violet) and Abe (Selma); Special Friend Jenny Taylor; Brothers-in-law, Carl Hillier, Bill Coish; Sisters-in-law, Marie Hill and Faye Hill as well as a large circle of extended family and friends. Ethel was predeceased by her Husband Walter; Sisters, Gertie, Sybil, Mae and Vie; Brothers, Frank and Clayton; . In lieu of flowers, Ethel asked that any donations be made to the Memorial Fund of Central United Church. Donations can be dropped off at the church or mailed to PO Box 1, St Lunaire-Griquet, NL A0K 2X0. Visitation was held from the Central United Church on Quripon Branch on Wednesday, November 29th, 2018 and Thursday November 30th, 2018 with the funeral taking place on Friday, November 30th, 2018 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Gus Pendelton officiating. Interment to follow. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre’s Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Alicia Patey, Funeral Director.