October 6, 1926

August 9, 2018


Mr. George A. Coombs of Upper Island Cove passed away peacefully at the Pte. Josiah Squibb Memorial Pavilion, Carbonear on Thursday, August 9, 2018.  Mr. Coombs was 91 years old.  


He leaves to mourn his loving family:

Sons:                           Ron (Gail) & Derek (Patsy)

Grandchildren:           Richard (Alicia), Brian, Jody (Kevin) & Stephen

Great Grandchildren:          Kaitlyn, Reid, Summer & Jesse

Son in Law:               Wayne

Siblings in law:          Martha, Naomi & Az

And a large circle of family & friends


Predeceased By:

Wife:               Dorothy

Daughter:       Marlene

Grandson:      Stephen

Parents:          Azariah & Flora

Brothers & Sisters: Tom (Donna), Will, Edith (George), Suz (Walter), Joe & Delilah (Dave)

Parents in law:           George & Isabell

Siblings in law:          Bill (Ruth), Clarence (Phil), Carrie (Simon), Mariah (Walter),

Gert (Mike), Mill (Fred), Lil (Sam), Winnie, Evelyn (Ken) & Edith (Wallace)


The funeral service will be held at 2 P.M. on Monday, August  9, 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 Saturday: 2:30 - 5 & 7- 9 P.M., Sunday: 2 - 5 & 7- 9 P.M. & Monday:  10:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his loving memory to St. Peter's Cemetery Fund.


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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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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Upper Island Cove, NL

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