Passed away Peacefully on January 16, 2016 at Charles S. Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony. Velma was born in Bear Cove, White Bay on September 6th, 1924 to William and Hilda Hollett. She moved to Englee at an early age where she worked at John Reeve, General Store. She later married Albert Compton on October 3rd, 1946. Together they raised six Children; four sons and two daughters. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her Sons Garfield (Mary) Compton (Roddickton), Woodrow (Marilyn) Compton (Spaniards Bay), Dorman (Patricia) Compton (Englee), Leaton (Carolyn) Compton (Deer Lake); Daughters Magretta (Frank) Pilgrim (Roddickton) and Brenda (Gary) Randell (Englee); Sister Rowena Hollett (Gary Reid) (Englee); Brothers Maxwell (Deliah) Hollett (Bay Verte) and George (Sarah) Hollett (New Harbour). She was predeceased by her Husband, Albert Compton; Mother Hilda Hollett; Father William Hollett; and Brother Garfield Hollett. Visitation was held in the Apostolic Faith Church in Englee from where the funeral took place on Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Burton officiating. Interment followed in the New Apostolic Faith Cemetery. Funeral Arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. Fillatre's Funeral Home, St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard Funeral Director.