Varrick J. Newell

11.13.2019

Newell, Varrick John (1932-2019)

On November 13, 2019 in his 87th year, he passed away with medical assistance at the Kenny’s Pond Retirement Community in St. John’s, NL.

 

He is predeceased by: parents: John and Jessie (Morgan); brothers: Cecil & Floyd and sisters: Ruby, Evelyn, Florry, Ellen & Wilmot.  Leaving to mourn: wife: Annie (Dawe); daughters: Stephanie Newell (Cheryl Pollock) & Andrea Newell (Fred Drillet); son: John Newell and brother: Lorne. Also left to mourn, are numerous in-laws, friends and special neighbours.

Varrick was born on August 15, 1932 in the Dock, Bareneed, NL.  He moved to St. John’s in 1949, married in 1958 and had a long career as a Registered Land Surveyor.  In 1995 he was awarded Life Membership by the Association of Newfoundland Land Surveyors. Many weekends were spent at the Dock with his wife and three children, enjoying time in the garden, berry picking and jigging for cod.  He spoke often of his trips abroad to Japan, Europe, and Western Canada. 

Resting at Slade’s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts, with visitation from 4-7pm Thursday November 14. Funeral Service to be held at Slade’s Funeral Home at noon on Friday November 15. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations made to the SPCA. A special thanks to the staff at Kenny’s Pond for their exceptional care.

 

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.

Visitation Times:

Resting at Slade’s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts, with visitation from 4-7pm Thursday November 14.

 

Service Information:

Funeral Service to be held at Slade’s Funeral Home at noon on Friday November 15. 

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