Passed peacefully away
at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre on Thursday, August
22nd, 2019, WILLIAM J.
DRAKE of Burin in his 85th year.
Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are
his sister, Lillian Gofus of Middleton, Pennsylvania; brothers,
Michael Drake (Marilyn) of Glace Bay, and Basil Drake (Betty) of
Burin; sister-in-law, Regis Oquinn of Kippens; plus a large circle of
family and friends. William was pre-deceased by his parents
Basil & Rosanna Drake; sisters, Isabel Furhram and Winnie
Haire; and brothers, Issac and Leslie Drake.
The Drake Family will be
accepting visitors at Wiseman’s Funeral Homes, Salt Pond on
Thursday, August 22nd from 7pm to 9pm; and
Friday, August 23rd from 10am to 9pm with a
prayer vigil being held at 8pm. Mass of Christian Burial
will take place at St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in
Burin on Saturday, August 24th at 9:30
Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic
in Fox Cove.
In William’s memory, in lieu of
flowers donations may be made to the Burin SPCA.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of WILLIAM J DRAKE..
Death notice for the town of: Burin, Province: T-N