Passed away suddenly on February 20, 2012, age 78 years, of Kelligrews (formerly of Bell Island). Predeceased by his wife Elizabeth. Left with fond and loving memories sons Michael, David (Roshada), Gerry (Krista); daughters Dot (Jeff), Donna-Lynn (Steve); grandchildren Nicholas, Brandy, Chelsea, Olivia, Sydney, Marley; sisters, brothers and other family and friends. Visitation in the James J. Hickey Memorial Funeral Home, Kelligrews on Wednesday 7-9 p.m., Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass in St. Edward's Roman Catholic Church, Kelligrews on Friday, February 24, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. To sign the guest registry, or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.hickeysfuneralhome.ca.