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Passed in: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Passed on: March 17th, 2017

Passed peacefully away, surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, March 17th, 2017, at the Health Sciences Centre, St. Johns, NL, EFFIE PHYLLIS LEGROW, in her 92nd year. She was a resident of Karwood Retirement Retreat, Paradise, and formerly of Marystown, NL. Leaving to mourn her sons Chester (Debbie), London, ON, Robert (Linda), Edmonton, AB, Thomas (Heather), Burin Bay Arm, David (Wanda), St. Albert, AB, daughters Phyllis Swyer, St. John’s, Elizabeth Walsh (Jim), Paradise; 8 grandchildren Jim Swyer (Jody), Christopher Walsh (Jany), Cyndi McLean (Joe), Seanessey Walsh (Stephanie), Amy LeGrow-Knott (Glenn), Bryan LeGrow, Jessica LeGrow and Jonathan LeGrow, 7 Great grandchildren; Rachael, Jacob & Christopher Swyer; Logan & Tanner McLean; Ayden Walsh; Benjamin Knott; sister in law Shirley Murley, Creston North; and a large circle of extended family and friends.
Effie is predeceased by her husband Reg, parents Thomas and Jessie Murley, and brother William Murley.
Rev. Robert Tuck conducted the Funeral Service at the Creston North United Church, Creston North, on Monday, March 20th, 2017; at 2:00 pm. Interment was at the United Church Cemetery in Creston North, NL.
In Effie’s memory, donations may be made to the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre or the Janeway Hospital.
Pall bearers were Jim Swyer, Christopher Walsh, Seanessey Walsh, Chester LeGrow, David Legrow, and Tom LeGrow.
To make online condolences, please visit our web site at www.peninsulafh.ca
Funeral Arrangements entrusted to the care of Geoff Lomond, Peninsula Funeral Home, Creston South


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