July 5, 1927

April 10, 2019


Mrs. Enid Barrett of Bishop’s Cove passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.  Mrs. Barrett was 91 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Husband: John R. (Jackie) Barrett

Children: Annie (Michael) Barrett, Robert (Zana) Barrett & Andrew (Rhonda) Barrett

Brothers: Raymond (Hilda) Young & Rev. Arch (Gertie) Young

7 Grandchildren & 10 Great Grandchildren


And a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives & friends


Predeceased By:

Parents: John & Blanche Young

Sister: Millicent (Peter) Morey

Daughter-in-law: Jeannee Barrett

Parents-in-law: William & Mary Barrett

Sister-in-law: Frances (Rhodie) Smith


The Funeral Service will be held at 11 A.M. on Friday, April 12, 2019 from St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church & Cemetery, Bishop’s Cove.


The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Cranes Road, Upper Island Cove on Thursday: 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in her loving memory to the Shriners Hospitals for Children.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 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.     


Enid devoted her life to the help of others. Her tireless efforts in support of the H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre will never be forgotten. She sold cookbooks all across North America. Robert joked that she would have to take cookbooks to heaven so he put one in her casket. She made angels from macaroni that she called her Angel of Hope. She gave them to cancer patients for support.


She played the organ in St. John’s Church, Bishop’s Cove and St. Andrews in Bryant’s Cove for most of her life. She travelled the world with Jackie and her family and had so many memories that we are left to remember. She received the Governor Generals Award and the Queen’s Jubilee medal for the work she did for others.


Married for 72 years to Jackie, their life was as complete as one’s life can possibly be. I can go on but we all know what her life was. We will remember her as she was in our individual lives.

Her journey here is over. Her Journey with the Great Architect has just begun.


Rest eternal by with you Mother. Travel well, be free. Till we are all called Home again.


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The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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