J. Leonard Peters
"A veteran died today".
Joseph Leonard Peters of Charlottetown, on Sunday, August 26, 2012 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, age 91 years.
Life member of the Royal Canadian Legion and West Nova Scotia Regiment. Beloved husband of the late Vera Martin, and dear father of Brian (Cathie), Judy (Bernie) Totten, John (Cathy), Gordie (Rena), Joyce (Mike) Carmichael, and Paul (Jane). He is also survived by 19 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and son-in-law Brent Spencer. He was predeceased by his daughter Brenda Spencer.
Resting at the Charlottetown Funeral Home until 9:45 Wednesday morning, then to St. Pius X Church for funeral mass at 10 a.m. Interment to follow in the family plot at the Roman Catholic Cemetery. Visiting hours at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m.
If so desired, contributions in Leonard's memory may be made to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 1 or charity of donor's choice.
Arthur (Buddy) Eugene Pineau
The death occurred peacefully at the QueenElizabethHospital on Friday, December 7, 2012, of Arthur "Buddy" Pineau of North Rustico, age 91.
Buddy was the beloved husband of Freda Marie (nee Gallant); father of Leroy Pineau and Donna Ward (Richard); stepfather of Edwin (Rose Marie), Ann (Remi), Della (Claude), Carol (Donald), Gary (Carolyn), Brian (Ann Marie), Valerie (John), Kevin (Wendy) and Len (Brent); grandfather of 25 and great-grandfather of 18.
He was predeceased by his first wife, Marge; an infant daughter, Sally Jude; two sisters, Veronica and Leah; and his parents, Jack and Angelina (Buote) Pineau.
Buddy was a North Nova Scotia Highlander, a veteran of the Second World War and D-Day survivor.
Resting at Central Queen's Funeral Home,
2538 Glasgow Road
, for visitation on Sunday, December 9, 2012, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The Royal Canadian Legion will hold a service at the funeral home Sunday evening at 6:45 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church, North Rustico on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Interment in Stella Maris Cemetery. Due to severe allergies, please refrain from wearing scented products.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the QEH Foundation would be appreciated.
Donald Alexander Blair Pineau
The death occurred surrounded by his family, at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, of Donnie Pineau, beloved husband of Noreen Pineau (nee Gallant), of North Rustico, aged 83.
Donnie was the loving father of John, Dottie (Selwyn) and Anna (Bobby); and special father of Eric Gallant (Gwen), Brian Gallant (Donna) and Darlene Quan.
He is also survived by his grandchildren, Tyler (Stephanie) and Carter; great-grandson, Grady; niece, Dixie Doiron; numerous brothers and sisters-in-law; and many friends.
Donnie was predeceased by his parents, Alexander and Julia (Gauthier) Pineau; and sister, Pearl. Resting at Central Queen’s Funeral Home, 2538 Glasgow Road, New Glasgow, for visitation on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Royal Canadian Legion will hold a service of remembrance at the funeral home Thursday evening at 5:45 p.m.
Funeral mass will be celebrated at Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church, North Rustico, on Friday, May 13, 2016 at 11 a.m.
Interment in Stella Maris Cemetery.
If so desired, donations in Donnie’s memory to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #1 would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be sent at www.peifuneralcoops.com
Joseph Bruno Pineau
The death occurred peacefully, surrounded by his family, at the QueenElizabethHospital, on Monday, April 14, 2014, of Joseph Pineau, husband of Gloria (nee Doucette) Pineau, of North Rustico, age 87.
Joseph was the father of Randy, Ronnie, Judy (Darcy), Wayne (Janice), Dale (Sandy) and Shelley (John); grandfather of Allen, Angela (Peter), James (Georgia), Jarod, Cassidy (Steve), Brad (Nathalie), Shelby, Sarah (Ryan), Kerri-Lynn (Matt), Rebecca (Dan), Theresa (John) and Mary; and great-grandfather of Amber, Breanna, William, Aiden, Cameron and Lily. He is also survived by his brother, Arthur (Pauline); sisters, Marie Doiron (Bernard, deceased) and Lillian Parkman (Ralph); sisters-in-law, Norma Gauthier (Herbie) and Germaine Buote (Doug, deceased); and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Joseph was predeceased by his parents, Bruno and Catherine (Gauthier) Pineau; brothers, Mel and Cyril; sisters, Lucy, Olive, Emelia, Edith and Faustina.
Resting at Central Queen’s Funeral Home,
2538 Glasgow Road
, New Glasgow, for visitation on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, from 6 to 9 p.m. The Royal Canadian Legion will hold a service of remembrance at the funeral home Wednesday evening at 5:45 p.m. The funeral will be held at Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church, North Rustico, on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. Interment in Stella Maris Cemetery. Due to severe allergies, please refrain from wearing scented products.
If so desired, memorial donations to the Children’s Wish Foundation or the PEI Lung Association would be appreciated.
Lindy "Len" Merlin Plourd
1951 - 2012
March 1, 1951 – November 10, 2012
We celebrate the life of Lindy “Len” Merlin Plourd, age 61, which came to a peaceful end in the early morning of November 10, 2012, at the Prince Edward Palliative Care Unit in Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Len put up a valiant fight from injuries sustained many years ago while serving with the Royal Canadian Navy. On October 23, 1969, at 8:20 a.m., the HMCS Kootenay was in the North Atlantic when there was an engine room explosion and fire — nine seamen lost their lives, others were seriously injured, many with Len, trapped in the cafeteria full of thick black smoke and flames. The survivors suffered PTSD, as well as long- term physical and medical difficulties. Len was transferred to CFB Summerside, Slemon Park, to await a transfer to a different ship — around the same time his future wife Cora moved to the base. It was love at first sight — they met January 16, 1970, engaged February 7 before Len was transferred back to sea duty.
Len and Cora were married on December 19, 1970. In early 1971, Len was medically discharged from RCN and moved to his home town Lethbridge, Alberta. Len and Cora enjoyed their early married life and many friends in Lethbridge and then moved on to Cora’s home province Prince Edward Island in the summer of 1993. Len was an easygoing man with a great smile and laugh, always willing to help anyone in need. He was a terrific husband, supportive partner to his wife of 42 years, loyal friend and a committed pet “dad” to Niki, Freddie, and Sassy.
Left to treasure his memory are his wife Cora (Nicholson) Plourd; his brothers, Paul (Gail), Coalhurst, AB, Trevor (Carolyn), Lethbridge, AB; sister, Shelley (Conner), Calgary, AB; aunt, Ev Plourd (Victoria, B.C.). Len will be missed by in-laws Alan and Jan Nicholson (Regina, SK), Blair and Barb Nicholson (Ottawa, ON); Cynthia Nicholson, (Mt. Pearl, NF) and a host of nieces, nephews and grandnieces and nephews.
Len adopted P.E.I. as home including Nicholson relatives Dave and Paula and Ron and Mary Duchesne, Mrs. (J.P.) Grace Nicholson and their extended families. Also, the surviving crew members of the Kootenay, We Are as One.
Len was predeceased by his parents Paul Vincent and Haroldine (Sorensen) Plourd, Lethbridge, AB., and his parents-in-law Douglas and Maude (Smith) Nicholson of Rocky Point, PE.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Len can be made to The Cat Action Team P.E.I. or the P.E.I. Humane Society, or Lethbridge Animal Shelter.
Out of respect for Len’s final wishes, there will be no visiting hours or formal funeral service. Honouring his wishes and looking after final arrangements is MacLean Funeral Home Swan Chapel, Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Alger S. Pollard
1930 - 2010
Peacefully at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Saturday, May 1, 2010 of Alger S. Pollard of Charlottetown, in his 80th year. Veteran of The Korean War. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee MacDonald). Dear father of Alan (Joyce), Barry (Heather) and Kent (Paula). Poppy to Jessica, Whitney, Jarad, Jonathan, Patrick, Lucas, Madelyn and Cheyenne. Brother of Dalvay (Lorna predeceased) and brother-in-law of Erma , Elva, Gordon, and Oscar. Predeceased by sisters Ruth, Gertrude, Beryl, Wilma (Lloyd), Barbara and Jean; brothers Sterling, Lewis, Arthur (Jr) and Melville.
Resting at the MacLean Funeral Home Swan Chapel. Funeral Wednesday from Trinity United Church at 2 p.m. Interment in Cornwall United Church Cemetery. If so desired memorials to Trinity United Church would be appreciated. Visiting hours Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch #1 Charlottetown will conduct a Veteran's Tribute Service at the MacLean Funeral Home at 6:45PM on Tuesday 4 May 2010.
Frederick Russell Pound
1924 - 2011
Peacefully at the Atlantic Baptist Nursing Home on Friday August 5, 2011 of Frederick Russell Pound of Charlottetown, aged 87 years.
Veteran of the Second World War.
Beloved husband of the late Wilma Florence Pound (nee Pursey). Dear father of Velda and Boyd Bernard and loving grandfather of Rebecca Bernard. Fred is also survived by his sister Aletha Martinell.
Fred was predeceased by his parents Murilla and Mark Pound his sisters Helen Pound, Dorothy Dickie and brothers Vernon, David and Fulton.
Resting at the Cutcliffe Funeral Home. No visitation or funeral service by request. A grave side service will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. at the family plot at Peoples Cemetery, Charlottetown.
In Lieu of flowers donations in Fred’s memory may be made to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Equipment Fund or the charity of choice.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch #1 Charlottetown will conduct a Veteran's Tribute Graveside Service at the People's Cemetery at 2:30PM on Sunday 7 August 2011.
Wendell M Profit
1922 - 2017
Veteran of WWII RCAF
Service Date: Monday, March 27, 2017
Service Time: 11:00 a.m. from Trinity United Church
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Peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Sunday, March 19, 2017 of Wendell MacMurdo Profitt of Charlottetown in his 95th year; veteran of WWII RCAF. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy (Allen) Profitt. Loving father of Judy Profitt (the late Ron Hughes) and Dr. Allen Profitt (Sue). Cherished grampie of Chelsea McBride (Derek) & Jordan Profitt (Leah Conrad) and adoring great-grampie of Grace. Dear brother of Georgie Simmons (Walter). Lovingly remembered by special friend Helen MacPhail and former housekeeper Patricia Axworthy.
Resting at MacLean Funeral Home Swan Chapel. Funeral Monday from Trinity United Church at 11 a.m. Interment later in Summerside Peoples Cemetery. If so desired, memorials to the Island Nature Trust, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Foundation or Trinity United Church, Charlottetown would be gratefully appreciated. Visiting hours Sunday from 3-5 p.m. The Royal Canadian Legion will hold a service of remembrance at the funeral home on Sunday at 2:45 p.m. Online condolences may be made at www.macleanfh.com
George Michael Prowse
1958 - 2016
The death occurred at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Friday, September 23, 2016 of George Michael Prowse (Master Warrant Officer, Ret.) of Charlottetown, age 58 years.
Beloved partner of Mary Catherine Thomson (nee MacDonald). Loving stepfather of Ashley Tuplin (Nick), James Thomson (Valerie) and David Thomson. Loving poppy to Cameron, Liam and Elise Tuplin. Mike is survived by brother Blair Prowse (Debbie) as well as nieces and nephews.
Mike was predeceased by his father Joseph, mother Clara (nee Gauthier), and brothers Louis and Larry.
Resting at Hennessey Cutcliffe Charlottetown Funeral Home until Wednesday afternoon, then transferred to St. Dunstan's Basilica for funeral mass at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Charlottetown.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.
If so desired, donations in memory of Mike may be made to Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation.
Sterling Bruce Pursey
1940 - 2014
At the Provincial Palliative Care Unit On Tuesday, October 28, 2014 of Sterling Bruce Pursey, Charlottetown, age 74 years. Best friend of Freda White. Dear father of Debbie Cormier (Mario). Loving Grampie of Amy and Ian. Brother of Roy (Noreen) and Merrill. Brother-in-law of Bob Younker (Gloria), George Younker (Sally) and David Younker (Marion). Lovingly remembered by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his wife H. Doris (nee Younker), by his parents Stanley G. and Lettie Mae (Ford) Pursey and by his siblings Wilma Pound (Fred) and Leonard. Resting at Belvedere Funeral Home for visitation Thursday from 4-7 p.m. Funeral Friday from Park Royal United Church at 10:30 a.m. Interment in Winsloe North Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Winsloe North Cemetery or Park Royal United Church. Family flowers only. Due to severe allergies please refrain from wearing scents.