Passed on: January 24th, 2013
March 30, 1921 - January 24, 2013
Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family, Mary Drake (Penney) formerly of Carbonear. Predeceased by her husband Howard Drake, son Wayne (Ocean Ranger), brother Ken, sisters Mildred and Nellie. Leaving to mourn daughters: Patricia (George) Squires and Susan Martin; son Paul (Elaine) Drake; daughter-in-law Martha Drake; grandchildren: Christopher Squires (Angie), Robert and Jillian Squires; David Martin (Jackie) and Jennifer Connors (Mike); Ashley Drake (Colin) and Adrian Drake; Andrew Drake; Brandon and Brenda Wells; great-grandchildren: David and Kaitlyn Martin; Kaden and Calley Connors; sisters: Marion Haas and Joan Turner; brother: Jim Penney; Special friend Olive Burdock, as well as many other family and friends. Special thanks to staff of
2 West Hoyles Home for their care and kindness. Resting at Barrett’s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Avenue with visitation Friday, January 25th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m., then on Saturday, January 26th from 11:00-2:00 p.m. Service to follow at Barrett’s Chapel at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2013. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Rd. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations to a charity of one’s choice. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
“Her kind and gentle nature
will be with us always.”