June 10, 1942

November 16, 2018


Mrs. Betty Coombs of Upper Island Cove passed away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, November 16, 2018.  Mrs. Coombs was 76 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Daughter:  Goldie (Phil) Mercer

Son:  Dean (Pearl) Coombs

Grandchildren:  Tyler Thompson, Jordan Thompson, Alexis Coombs, Benjamin Coombs & Jamie Pijogge

Sister:  Nellie (Max) Barrett

Brothers:  Reg (Joan) Smith & Tom (Ruby) Smith

Sister-In-Law:  Marion Smith

And a number of other family & friends

Predeceased By:

Husband:  Winston Coombs

Parents:  Reginald & Dorothy Smith

Sisters:  Gladys (Gordon) Barrett & Mary (Max) Windsor

Brother:  Gordon Smith


The Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from St. Peter’s Anglican Church & Cemetery, Upper Island Cove.


The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE on Sunday: 3 - 9 P.M. & Monday: 10:30 A.M. – 9 P.M. & Tuesday: 10:30 A.M. – 1 P.M.


In lieu of flowers,  donations may be made to St. Peter’s Anglican Church Restoration Fund, Upper Island Cove.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove: 589-2250.


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
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Bay Roberts, NL

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Upper Island Cove

424-432 Crane's Road 

Upper Island Cove, NL

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