Passed peacefully away at the Miller Centre, Palliative Care
Unit on Saturday, July 11, 2020, Hilda Marie Edwards (nee
Brockerville) of Lawn, NL in her 87th year. Leaving to mourn with a
lifetime of wonderful memories are her six children, Kev (Gloria),
Mt.Pearl, Marguerite Lewis, St.John’s, Larry (Mary),
St.John’s, Anne Lambe (Brian), Pickering, Ontario, Herb
(Carol), Paradise, NL and Goldie Lewis (Mark), Paradise, NL; twelve
grandchildren, Lee, Lynsey, Samantha, Zachary, Katie, Rebecca, Riley,
Alex, Ben, Evan, Leah and Liam; brother and dear friend, Howard
Brockerville; sisters-in-law, Sheila Brockerville, Lorraine Strang
(Jim), Susan Lundrigan; brother-in-law, Ed Edwards
Predeceased by her husband, Herb, (1980); her parents,
Stephen and Mary Brockerville; brothers, James, Julian, Ernest,
Manuel, Stephen and Patrick; sister, Rosalie Strang and twin-sister,
During her lifetime Mom was blessed with many loyal friends
especially niece, Carolyn Edwards; nephew, Manuel Strang and his wife
Alice; Cel and Yvonne Walsh; Roxane and Christina Cox; Bern and Marg
Hackett; Lydia Drake; Pad and Carm Edwards; Jimmy and Edith Tarrant;
and neighbor, Leonard « Brud » Edwards.
A special thank you to all who provided medical care to her
particularly the staff of the Miller Centre, Palliative Care Unit,
Mary Baggs, Dr. Colleen Kirby, Dr. Christopher Kovacs, Dr. Kenneth
Burrage and Dr. Robert Slaney.
Donations in Mom’s memory may be made to the Holy
Name of Mary Academy Breakfast Program in Lawn: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Edwards Family will accept visitors at Holy Name of Jesus
R.C. Church in Lawn. In order to maintain social distancing
and to follow the public health advisory of COVID 19, a walk through
visitation will take place on Monday, July
13th, 2020 from 6pm – 8pm.
A maximum of 20 people at any one time permitted.
Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Tuesday,
July 14th, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. by invite only in
order to ensure maximum of 50 people in attendance.
Interment will follow at Holy Name of Jesus R.C Cemetery,
We will miss your home-made bread and toutons, Mom, and
especially your humor, unconditional love, support and encouragement.
It is now our time to say « Mind where you’re
goin’ « . We will always be grateful for you and will
miss you a lot. We love you very much.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de HILDA EDWARDS 19322020..
Décès pour la Ville: Marystown, Province: T-N