July 10, 1947

April 16, 2019


Mrs. Mary Coombs of Upper Island Cove passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, April 16, 2019.  Mrs. Coombs was 71 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Husband: Joshua Coombs

Children: Maureen (Michael) Butt & Michelle (Brad) Frampton

Grandchildren: Michaela, Mackenzie, Kerigan & Slater

Brothers-in-law: Les (Anna), Harry (Lorraine) & Earl (Cynthia)

Sisters-in-law: Eileen (Nath) Mercer & Doreen (Don) Hanames


And a large circle of family & friends


Pre-deceased by:

Parents: Walter & Rosanne Crane

Sisters: Hazel (Freeman) Mercer, Sybil (Austin) Forward & Ethel (George) Jones

Brother: Walter Crane

Sister-in-law: Jeanette (Maurice) Wells

Parents-in-law: Llewellyn & Mabel Coombs



The Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove.


The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Cranes Road, Upper Island Cove on Monday: 12 Noon-9 P.M. and Tuesday: 10:30 A.M.-12 Noon.


In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in her loving memory to Ronald McDonald House.


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.     


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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
45 - 59 L.T. Stick Drive
Bay Roberts, NL

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Upper Island Cove

424-432 Crane's Road 

Upper Island Cove, NL

Tel/Fax: 709.589.2250