DIAMOND, ALMA

Born October 2, 1916, at Sandy Cove, NL. Passed away at Charles S Curtis Memorial Hospital in St. Anthony, NL, on July 4th 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Alma was a gracious, generous, loving person and a friend to all she met. She enjoyed knitting, cooking, berry-picking, Sunday drives, and of course, her bingo games.  Her family meant everything to her. Alma touched many lives on her life’s journey and her influence on those left behind will ensure she is never forgotten. Left with loving memories are her sons Wallace (Rhea), Matthew (Sandra); Daughters Lettie, Gladys (Wayne), Linda (Jim), 17 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, as well as many friends. She was predeceased by husband George W, daughter Mary Moores, son-in-law Wilson Moores, grandson Ashley Rose, Sisters Alice Genge and Selena White, and brothers George Coles, Elias Coles, Lush Coles, Roland Coles, Wallace Coles. Visitation was held from the United Church in Flowers Cove from where the funeral took place on Friday, July 7th, 2017 with Rev. John McGonigle officiating. Interment followed. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Kerry M. FIllatre’s Funeral Home St. Anthony and Roddickton, Lee Nippard Funeral Director.