John Tetford

April 17, 1940

September 13, 2017

Les Mitchell

Mr. John Tetford of Shearstown passed peacefully away at the Carbonear Long-term Care Facility on Wednesday, September 13, 2017.  Mr. Tetford was 77 years old.  


He leaves to mourn his loving family:

Children: Wilfred Tetford, Geoffrey Tetford, Margaret E. (Michael) Lush & John (Holly) Tetford

Grandchildren: Trevor, Linda (Ghislain), Mark, William (Jessica), Nicholas, Grace, Katherine, Angus, Shirley Violet

Great Grandchildren: Lucas, Racquelle & Kaylianne


And a large circle of family & friends


Predeceased By:

Parents: William & Margaret Tetford

Wives:   Shirley Grace & Princess Marie

Granddaughter: Ivy


Condolences may be written to the family at: For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts at 786-2323.


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

Service Information:

The Funeral Service will be held at 10 A.M. on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from St. Mark’s Anglican Church & Cemetery, Shearstown.

Visitation Times:

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, L.T. STICK DRIVE, BAY ROBERTS, on Thursday: 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M., Friday: 10:30 A.M. – 12 Noon, 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M. and Saturday 9-10 A.M.


As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in his loving memory to St. Mark’s Anglican Church Memorial Fund.


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The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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