Mrs. Blanche Barrett of Upper Island Cove passed away peacefully at the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Centre, St. John's on Friday, September 19, 2014. Mrs. Barrett was 75 years old. She leaves to mourn her loving family: Son: Ray (Linda) Barrett; Daughter: Christine (Pat) Brazil; Granddaughters: Ashley (Jeremy) House, Melanie (Brock) Fleming & Samantha ( Kyle) Moyle; Sisters: Eva Avon, Alice Martin, Esther Hamilton & Martha (Ralph) Russell; Brothers: Harris (Phoebe) Mercer & Roy (Freda) Mercer; In-Laws: Ida Mercer, Barbara Mercer, Laura Barrett, Mary Parsons & Daphne (Graham) Clarke; Grandpuppy: Jasper; 52 Nieces & Nephews; And a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased by: Husband: David Barrett; Daughter: Elizabeth Ann Barrett; Parents: Elijah & Wilhemina Mercer; Siblings: Beatrix (Lincoln) Mercer, Fred (Mary) Mercer, Hayward Mercer, Rudolph (Agnes) Mercer, John Mercer & Nath (Clarice) Mercer; In-Laws: Albert Avon, Walter Martin, Bob Hamilton, Howard Barrett, Graham (Marjorie) Barrett, Don Parsons & Raymond Barrett.
The funeral service will take place at St. Peter's Anglican Church & Cemetery, Upper Island Cove on Monday, September 22, 2014, 2 P.M.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE, between the hours of Saturday: 12 noon. - 9 P.M., Sunday: 10:30 A.M.. - 9 P.M. and Monday: 10:30 A.M. - 1:15 P.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Daffodil Place or to St. Peter's Anglican Church Restoration Fund.