Hilda Welcher (Sheppard-Troke)
Passed peacefully away at St. Luke’s Nursing Home on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the age of 77, surrounded by her loving family. Predeceased by her 1st husband Norman R. Troke; and her parents William & Emma Sheppard. Left with fond and loving memories her loving husband Ches; sons: Barry Sheppard (Noreen), Glenn Troke (Angela), and Peter Troke (Sandra); daughter Diane Troke-King (Tony); stepson Ches Welcher Jr. (Sharon); stepdaughters: Jean Prosper (Darryl), and Paula Rodriguez (Dan); 14 grandchildren: Lyndon, Melanie, Sarah, Rebecca, Emma, Emily, Heather, Matthew, Martha, Lucas, Kayla, Jessica, Nicole, and Aleisha; 3 great-grandchildren: Julia, Brody, and Carson; sisters: Nita Rogers (Ralph), and Marion Kean (David); and a number of sisters/brothers-in-law, nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Resting at Barrett’s Funeral Home, Commonwealth Avenue, Mount Pearl, on Tuesday, October 16th, from 2:00pm-4:00pm and from 7:00pm-9:00pm, and will resume at Oram’s Funeral Home at Eastport, Bonavista Bay, on Thursday, October 18th from 2:00pm-4:00pm and from 7:00pm-9:00pm. Funeral service to be held at Holy Cross Anglican Church, Eastport on Friday, October 19th, at 11:00am. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Donations in Hilda’s memory may be made to Holy Cross Anglican Church, Parish of the Ascension, or to the Alzheimer’s Society. Please visit www.barretts.ca to sign the memorial guest book.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Hilda Annie Louise
Welcher Sheppard-Troke 1941 2018..