February 2, 1942

April 14, 2019


Mrs. Shirley Forward of Carbonear passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Sunday, April 14, 2019.  Mrs. Forward was 77 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Children: Wanda (Rocky) Nicholson & Jorden Forward

Grandchildren: Carter Nicholson, Devon Roth & Tyler Chaplin

Siblings: Elizabeth (Davis) Noel & David (Elaine) Bourne

Brothers & Sisters-in-law: Wendell (Helen) Forward, Carl Penney, Phyllis (Bill) Davis,

Georgina (Eric) Eddy & Lloyd (Shirley)

a large number of nieces & nephews


And a large circle of other family & friends


Predeceased By:

Husband: Robert Forward

Daughter: Cindy Forward

Parents: Cecil & Lillian Bourne

Sisters-in-law: Barbara Penney & Rose (Willis) Warren


Cremation has taken place. A Private Family Funeral Service & Interment will be held at a later date.


The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Powell Drive, Carbonear on Wednesday: 2-4 P.M. & 7-9 P.M.


As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Shirley Forward Memorial Fund.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212.


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

, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.     


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It is our commitment to serve families with exceptional and meaningful funeral services with personal professional and dignified service that displays warmth and compassion. We provide a warm homelike atmosphere in which to gently support those needing our services at a very difficult time in their lives.


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


31 Powell Drive

P. O. Box 324
Carbonear, NL  A1Y 1B7

Tel/Fax: 709.596.1212




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

Tel/Fax: 709.786.2323



Upper Island Cove

424-432 Crane's Road 

Upper Island Cove, NL

Tel/Fax: 709.589.2250