It is with profound sadness that the family of the late Madeline Downey announces her passing. Madeline passed away from the Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre, Baie Verte, NL on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 at the age of 85 years.
Predeceased by her first husband – Jackie Ford; her second husband – Bert Downey; parents – Robert & Johanna Antle; granddaughters – Jenna Alicia Regular & Robin Ford; great-granddaughter – Raven Garlock; brothers – Pat Antle & Aloysius Antle.
Left with fond and loving memories are her sons – Pat (Vicky), Kevin, Terry (Marion), Bob (Faustina), Jim (Valanne), Wish (Ada), John (Renee), Bert (Trudy); daughters – Sharon (Cliff), Johanna, Darlene (Danny), Michelle (Darren); numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; siblings – Elizabeth, Nell, Sadie, Carmel & Tom; homecare workers – Melinda Parsons & Janice Regular; as well as a large circle of extended family and friends.
Father Camillus Ekedobe conducted the Mass of Christian Burial from St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church, Baie Verte, NL on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 11:00AM. Interment followed from St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church Cemetery, Baie Verte, NL.
The urnbearer was Cameron Regular. The crossbearer was Ryan McGrath.
As an expression of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted, or donations may be made in Madeline's memory to the Baie Verte Peninsula Hospital Axillary "Daffodil Room"
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL.