Obituaries

  • Norman Newton

    Norman Newton

    Norman passed away peacefully on December 27 at the age of 82. He lived a brilliant, full life as an author, actor, composer, librettist and CBC Radio music and drama producer. Above all, he was a loving, witty, kind brother to Richard, wife to Beryl, father to Elizabeth, father-in-law to Bruce and proud grandfather the Elle. Norman was a beloved conversationalist amongst relatives from Canada to Jamaica to England. Please join us at a Memorial Service for Norman at St. John’s Shaughnessy Church at 2pm on Saturday, January 7. 1490 Nanton Avenue, Vancouver, BC.

  • Barry Michael Stone

    Barry Michael Stone

    1930 - 2011

    Barry was born in St. Peter Port, Guernsey, England and moved on to his next port of call on Dec. 30, 2011 at Delta Hospital in Ladner, B.C.

    Barry spent a life near or on the waters and seas around the world as a merchant marine, sailor, Gabriola Islander and Ladnerite.

    He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Norma, brother David (Barbara), his nieces, Norma’s extended family and many dear friends.

    The family extends thanks to the nursing and medical staff at Delta Hospital and the staff of Augustine House.

    A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

    In lieu of flowers, donations to the Delta Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

    Cheers Barry!