The death occurred peacefully surrounded by her large loving family, at the South Shore Villa in Crapaud, on October 9, 2014 of Laura Dougay (Mulligan), formerly of Kinkora. Laura was born in Newton, to her late parents Jerome and Gertrude (Murphy) Mulligan. Predeceased by her beloved husband of 52 years, John Dougay. Devoted mother of Paulette Bassett (Wendall), St. Eleanor’s; Brenda Ranahan (Arthur), Borden-Carleton; David Dougay, Kinkora; Paul Dougay (Maureen), Summerside; Nelson Dougay (Brenda), Cornwall; Michael Dougay, Kinkora and Tracy Thomson (Trent), Shamrock. Loving grandmother to 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Survived by brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Gladys Dougay, St. John, NB; Doug Preston, Brantford, Ontario; Joseph and Tennie Dougay, Albany and by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sister Iris Campbell, brother-in-law George Campbell and grandson, Ryan Dougay; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Edna and Phillip Dougay, Amiel Dougay, Ned and Marie Dougay, Eva and Fred Leard, Melvin and Mary Dougay, Myrtle Preston, Alice and Fred Dougay, infant brother Alyre Dougay and by parents-in-law Jerome and Veronica Dougay. Resting at Kinkora Place, Kinkora for visiting hours Sunday, October 12 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Monday, October 13 at St. Malachy’s Church, Kinkora for Funeral Mass at 10 am. Interment in parish cemetery. Donations in Laura’s memory may be made to East Prince Palliative Care Fund Program or Society of your choice.
Joseph “Wayne” Blanchard, age 56. Over 15 years and through three different types of cancer, Wayne’s strong will to live began another journey – into eternal life. On October 4, 2014, Wayne joined those waiting for him including friends and family, especially his parents Georgie and Henry and his sister, Eleanor Steele. Still here to pay tribute to him are Chad (his only son and “his world”); his wife (and “his Rock”), Marina; his brothers Kenny (Marie) and Ivan (Debbie Clow); his sisters Alberta Gallant, Anita Flett (Rick); Rita McQuaid (Gene); Shirley Robinson; Marlene McInnis; Emily Blanchard; Sandra Doucette (Aldon); Eileen Babineau (Gary) and Linda Carty (Eddie Arsenault); as well as his mother-in-law, Christina McMurrer; brothers-in-law, Ian (Donna) and Allan; and sisters-in-law, Edwena Arbuckle (Kirk) and Rowena Shea; aunts and uncles; nieces and nephews; cousins and his puppy Rico. Visiting hours to be held at Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora, Tuesday, October 7 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm with Funeral Mass on Wednesday, October 8 at St. Malachy’s Catholic Church, Kinkora at 10:30 am. In lieu of flowers, Wayne’s wishes are for donations to be made to Queen’s County Home Care, Charlottetown. Interment to follow in the parish cemetery.
At the Palliative Care Unit of Prince County Hospital on Saturday, August 23, 2014 of Rita Bernard of Borden-Carleton, aged 94 years. Born in Miminegash on September 17, 1919, she was a daughter of the late Prosper Bernard and Mary (Arsenault) Bernard. Survived by her sons and daughters Danny (Debbie), Borden-Carleton; Donna, Borden-Carleton; Howie (Charlotte) of Woodstock, NB; Barrie of Mississauga, ON; Blake of Burlington, ON; Ricky (Ann Marie), Sturgeon, PE; Pam of Borden-Carleton; John (Beryl) of Borden-Carleton and son-in-law Urban Allen of Murry Corner, NB. Also survived by numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and by sisters, Doris A’hearn, Burlington, ON and Edna MacMaster, Calgary, AB. Predeceased by daughter Joann Allen (Bernard) and by sisters, Clara Keough, Augusta (Gussie) McInnis and by brothers, Nelson and Francis (Smokey) Bernard. Resting at Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora. Visiting hours Tuesday, August 26 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Wednesday, August 27 at St. Peter’s Church, Seven Mile Bay with funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Interment at Immaculate Conception Church, Palmer Road at a later date. Donations in Rita’s memory may be made to the Palliative Care Unit of Prince County Hospital or a society of your choice.
The death occurred peacefully at the Prince County Hospital on Sunday, July 27, 2014 of William (Billy) Peter Noonan. Son of the late Basil and Margaret Noonan (Gavin). Father of Regan (Barry) Thomas, grandfather to Mikeal, both of Summerside, PEI. Brother to his late sister Marleen Greene (Noonan), brother-in-law Gerard Greene and nephew William Greene, Ottawa, Ontario; brother to Sandra (Myles) Birt of Pisquid, PEI and uncle to Michelle (Jason) MacDonald and great uncle to Benjamin MacDonald, Clyde River, PEI; uncle to Jamie Murphy, BC; brother to Debi Noonan, Borden; brother to Donna (Dean) Taylor, Borden; brother to Bernie (Carol) Noonan, uncle to Melissa Noonan, Calgary; brother to Tim (Margaret Gallant) Borden, uncle to Crystal Dawn Noonan (Steven Hunter) and great uncle to Emily and Brandon, Borden; uncle to Wilt Patrick (Chass Desroches), Summerside. Billy is survived by many specal aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Ronnie Nicholson, Dr. Orr, Dr. Carmody and the nurses in the ICU and Palliative Care unit for helping to make Billy’s last moments peaceful. Donations in Billy’s memory can be made to the Palliative Care Unit at Prince County Hospital wwwqe2foundation.ca. A private family funeral was held on Wednesday, July 30 at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church, Seven Mile Bay. Interment took place in the parish cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora.
The sudden death occurred at the Prince County Hospital, Summerside on Wednesday, July 9 of Graham Michael Harris. Beloved husband of Susan (Sue). A Funeral Service will be celebrated at St. Peter’s Cathedral, Charlottetown on Thursday, July 31st at 10 am. (Please note time change of Service). All friends of Graham are most welcome to attend. Donations in memory of Graham may be made to St. Peter`s Cathedral 150 Campaign Fund, or to the Prince County Hospital, Summerside.
The death occurred in Brampton, Ontario on July 22, 2014, of Raymond Sherry, son of the late Basil and Mary Sherry of Albany, P.E.I., aged 68 years. He is survived by a daughter, Kim; a son, Leonard and their mother, Dorothy. He also leaves to mourn, a granddaughter, Brigid; sisters, Annie (late Ellsworth Noonan), Lorraine (Philip) Noonan; Frances (late Louis McCourt) and Helena (Reg) Hamill; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Besides his parents he was predeceased by sisters, Mabel (late Robert Carmichael); Bernice and Dorothy and a brother Leonard. Funeral and burial in Brampton, Ontario.
Smith, Leah Colene – Peacefully at the Prince County Hospital on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Beloved daughter of Leo and the late Marilyn Smith (Noonan); Sister to Kellie and Donald Mulligan and special Aunt to Jarrett and Alexis Mulligan, Emerald; Jason and (Kim), special Aunt to Alex and Oliver, Cornwall; Matthew (Cathy), and special Aunt to Bailey and Aidan, Bridgewater, N.S. She is survived by a loving list of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and many Special Friends from around the continent, whom have reached out to her during this past year. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Nathan Lamond, Lynn Shore, Dr. Bowes and Laverne, and the many nurses for their amazing care in Oncology and the Palliative Care unit. In lieu of flowers, donations to the The Angel Project www.theangelproject.ca, the Palliative Care Unit at the Prince County Hospital www.pchcare.com, or the QEII Foundation www.qe2foundation.ca. would be appreciated. Private family visiting hours only. Funeral to be held on Thursday, July 24 at 11 am at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church, Seven Mile Bay. Interment will take place in the parish cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora.
At the Prince County Hospital, Summerside, on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 of Graham Michael Harris of Bedeque, aged 77 years. Beloved husband of Susan (Sue). Survived by a sister Diane Plesner of Birmingham, England; a niece, Sally Marjoram (Steve) and a great nephew, Milo Marjoram. Resting at Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora. No visiting hours by family request. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
The death occurred at Prince County Hospital on Friday, July 4, 2014 of Elsie Loretta (Hughes) Smith of South Shore Villa, formerly of Summerside and Cornwall, aged 87 years. Wife of the late Edwin Smith. Survived by sisters, Mabel Perry (late Peter), Summerside; twin Marjorie Clow (late Earl), South Shore Villa; Florence Rooney (late Gerald), Summerside; sisters-in-law, Sr. Catherine Smith, CND and Sr. Patricia Smith, CND, Charlottetown; Margaret (Clive), Nobrega; Ruth Smith, Ontario and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Marshall and Ella (Smith) Hughes; brothers, Gerald and Ernest and sister, Irene Lahey. Resting at Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora. Visiting hours Tuesday, July 8 from 6-9 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Malachy’s Church, Kinkora on Wednesday, July 9 at 10:30 am. Interment will follow in St. Malachy’s Cemetery. If so desired memorial contributions to Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Members of the CWL will say prayers at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 8 at 5:30 pm.
Jean Elizabeth Keough 1921-2014
Peacefully in the presence of the Lord at the Garden Home on June 18th of Jean Keough, 92 years, formerly of 108 Walthen Drive, Charlottetown, where she resided for many years with her niece Norma Kenny. Jean is survived by many nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly. Predeceased by her parents Martin & Maude Keough; sisters, Kay Kenny and Helena Green; brother Dan Keough and step-sister, Mae MacNeil. Resting at Lawless Funeral Home, Kinkora. Visiting hours Thursday, June 19 from 5 to 8 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Peter’s Church, Seven Mile Bay on Friday, June 20 at 10:30 am. Interment in parish cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Pat and The Elephant or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. On-line condolences may be sent to email@example.com. Members of CWL will have prayers at the funeral home on Thursday evening at 4:30 pm.