JULY 03, 2017

Les Mitchell

Mr. William J. Hutchings of Shearstown passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Monday, July 3, 2017.  Mr. Hutchings was 81 years old.  


He leaves to mourn his loving family:

Wife:               Milicent Hutchings

Daughters:     Margaret (Peter) Noseworthy, Karen Hutchings, Mary (Everett) Chubbs, Kay (John) Di Vizio & Milicent (Kenny) Fitzpatrick

Grandchildren:         Andrew, Colby, Heather, Madison, Tyler, Rebecca, Isabella, Sophia & Ayden

4 Brothers, 1 Sister, 1 Brother-in-law & 4 Sisters-in-law

And a large circle of family and friends


Pre-deceased by:

Parents:          Alfred & Susie Hutchings

Infant Son:     William

1 Sister-in-law


The Hutchings family would also like to express their sincere thanks and gratitude to the nurses and staff at Collingwood Downs Seniors Complex and Carbonear General Hospital.


Condolences may be written to the family at: sladesfuneralhome.ca. 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 2 P.M. on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 from Trinity United 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 Tuesday: 7:30-9 P.M. and Wednesday: 10:30 A.M. – 12 Noon.


​In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in his loving memory to The Canadian Diabetes Association.


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The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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