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From: "Evelyn" <>
Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2006 16:00:22 -0330

The following are transcribed "Obituaries" as published by The Telegram for yesterday, Thursday, March 02, 2006 at St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.

CUMBY, Priscilla (nee Crocker) - August 14, 1913 - March 1, 2006. Passed peacefully away at her daughter's residence, Hopeall on Wednesday, March 1, 2006, Priscilla Cumby, aged 92 years. Predeceased by husband George, 1977; infant son George, 1948 and daughter-in-law Betty Cumby, 1998. Leaving to mourn with precious memories, her loving daughter, Mabel (Aubrey) Pretty with whom she resided; two sons Winston (Donna) and Reg (Sylvia); ten grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren. Also lovingly remembered by brother-in-law Thomas Cumby; sister-in-law Cassie Cumby; a number of nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at First United Church, Hopeall, Thursday March 2, 2006, 6:00 p.m. until time of funeral. The Funeral Service will be held from First United Church, Hopeall on Saturday, March 4, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow First United Church Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. As expressions of sympathy donations in her !
memory may be made to First United Church, Hopeall. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Warren's Funeral Home, Dildo. - 03/02/06

ELLIOTT, Selena Beatrice - Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Center on Wednesday, March 1, 2006, Selena Beatrice Elliott (nee Cole) age 84 years. Predeceased by parents George and Marcia Cole; husband Rance Elliott 1970; brother Garland Cole and grandson Jesse Elliott 2001. Lovingly remembered by daughter Marie with whom she resided; sons Reg (Sharon), Pouch Cove; Tony (Annette) Mt. Pearl; Earl (Della) Boat Harbour West; Alvin (Kim) Mt. Pearl; grandchildren Dawn Smith (Glen); Jason Elliott (Mel); Troy Elliott (Michelle); Greg Denty (Angie) Sarah, Luke and Jenna Elliott; Laura Elliott (Randy Jones); Marcia Elliott (Geremy Leonard); Zachary and Bradley Cave-Elliott; Joshua and Kaitlin Elliott; great-grandchildren Payton and Matthew Elliott; Cody and Ashley Denty; Olivia Tapper; Emma Smith; Cameron Jones; brothers Rance Cole (Hazel); George Cole (Cecelia); sisters Rosie Cole and Laura Hayward; special aunt Florrie Cole; numerous relatives and friends. Visitation to !
be held at Barrett's Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue on Thursday, March 2, 2006 from 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. and on Friday, March 3, 2006 from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. at First United Church, Newmans Cove. Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, March 4, 2006 from First United Church, Newmans Cove at 2 p.m. Interment to follow at the Church cemetery. No flowers by request. Donations to the charity of your choice or to The United Church Cemetery Fund, Newmans Cove. Please visit to sign the online memorial guest book. - 03/02/06

PITTMAN, Rita J. (nee Dooley) - Passed peacefully away at the age of 83, after a short illness at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on Wednesday, March 01, 2006. Leaving to mourn her loving and devoted husband of 55 years, Gerry; five children: Janet Cutler (Walter, deceased); Gerry (Madonna), Judy Cranford (Wayne), Ian (Rose Marie), Gail Evans (Glenn); and thirteen grandchildren: Marc and Craig Cutler; Jennifer, Michelle, Nicole, Allison and Victoria Pittman; Vanessa and Steve Cranford; Sean and Laura Pittman; Brian and Blair Evans; his loving sister Marie Pike (Fred); sister-in-law Veronica Mills, brother-in-law Bernard Pittman (Barbara), and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by parents Thomas and Jane Dooley, special aunt and uncle, Ellie and Harry Seynear; four brothers and two sisters. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Tracey Lee and the staff of 7 East for their care and attention to our mother, during her short stay. Resting at Caul's Funeral Home, LeMarchant Road. Vis!
itation Wednesday, March 1 from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. and Thursday, March 2 from 12 noon - 10 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday, March 3, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. from St. Teresa's Church. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in her memory may be made to a charity of ones choice. - 03/02/06

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