Harvey James Snelgrove
Passed on: January 26th, 2013
Passed peacefully away on January 26, 2013 in the presence of his loving family, M/CPL (Retired) Harvey James Snelgrove CD. Predeceased by his parents: Gladys and Simon Snelgrove; infant sister Marion; sister Mabel Driscoll (Murdock, deceased); granddaughter Mary Scott and brother-in-law Clive Noel. Leaving to mourn his wife of 54 years Hilda; five children: Darlene Thorne (Lennox), Victoria, N.L., Lee Squires (Glen), Old Perlican, Wendy Doyle (Dave), Grates Cove, Frank (Janet), Nanaimo, B.C., Norm (Bev), Mount Pearl; eleven grandchildren: Lisa Mercer (Jason), Edmonton, Grant (Ella) Thorne, Gibbons, Alta., Curtis (Jill) Doyle, Gander, Matthew (Megan Power), Paradise, Vicki Hogan, Mount Pearl, Traci Foote (Tyson), Mount Pearl, Sky Snelgrove, Nanaimo, B.C., Scott Snelgrove, Nanaimo, B.C., Kate, Dylan and Zack Snelgrove, Mount Pearl; six great-grandchildren: Ethan Mercer, Edmonton, Alta., Erica Thorne, Gibbons, Alta., Brady and Gracie Hogan, Mount Pearl, Anah and Hayden Foote, Mount Pearl; four brothers: Ebbie (Cynthia), Scarborough, Ont., Norm (Jeanette), Chamberlains, Randy (Carol), Mount Pearl, Vernon (Bridie), Northern Bay; four sisters: Edna Porter (Doug), Mount Pearl, Stella Noel, St. John’s, Barbara Coish (John), Bay de Verde; two aunts: Lillian Clarke, Victoria and Rhetta Vey, Kelligrews; as well as other family and friends. Resting at Barrett’s Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue, Mount Pearl from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday. Then resting at Hopkins Funeral Home, Old Perlican on Monday. Funeral Service from Grace United Church, Grates Cove at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2013. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to Grace United Church Cemetery Fund or ICCU, Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.