KEATS, SARAH JANE (nee Mitchelmore)


April 27, 1929 – October 7, 2019

Passed away October 7, 2019 at the age of 90 years. Sarah Jane was born in Green Island Cove on April 27, 1929. She moved to St. Anthony when she was a little girl where she lived in the orphanage until she met the love of her life, Joseph Keats. They were married in St. Anthony on August 19, 1948 at St. Mary’s Anglican Church. Together they raised 7 children; 4 girls and 3 boys. She leaves to mourn with a lifetime of memories, her children; Lydia (David), Bonnie, Ellen (Calvin), Samuel (Barbara), Edna (John), Joseph (Nancy), and David (Karen); as well as 15 grandchildren (special granddaughter Deanne), 24 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. Jane is predeceased by her husband, Joseph; Mother, Lydia; Father, Richard; Sister, Ellen; Brothers, Churchill, Malcolm, and Theophilius. Visitation to be held form Kerry M. FIllatre’s Funeral Home ion St. Anthony beginning Tuesday, October 8, 2019 from 7-9 pm and will continue on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 2-4 pm with the family service taking place at 7:30 pm. The funeral will take place on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 11:00 AM from St. Mary’s Anglican Church in St. Anthony with Rev. Katie Taylor-Flynn officiating.