October 29, 1955

March 16, 2018

Les Mitchell

Ms. Barbara Ann Martin of Carbonear passed peacefully away on Friday, March 16, 2018.  Ms. Martin was 62 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Spouse:  Gus Short

Children:  Megan Martin (Jason King), Mitchell Penney, Chris Martin & Michelle Rose

Grandchildren:  Alexander King, Brandon Rose & Cameron Rose

Parents:  Ray & Mary Rickert

Sister: Joan (Bob) Thomas

Nieces: Jennine, Amanda & Stephanie Rickert

Close Friends:  Milly King & Diane Harnum

Aunt:  Florence (David) Squibb

Uncle:  Edward (Annie) Mercer

And a circle of other relatives & friends. 


At Ms. Martin’s request, cremation has taken place.


In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Barbara Martin Memorial Fund.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.     


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It is our commitment to serve families with exceptional and meaningful funeral services with personal professional and dignified service that displays warmth and compassion. We provide a warm homelike atmosphere in which to gently support those needing our services at a very difficult time in their lives.


Once again you have been there for us, through the years being such a comfort to us - knowing we can depend on you for anything or everything. Thanks could never be enough or no words could express the appreciation we have for all of you. Thank you all so much for your comfort, kindness, and support through another difficult time.

The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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P. O. Box 324
Carbonear, NL  A1Y 1B7

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Bay Roberts, NL

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