Melvin Small

Died: Tue., Jul. 17, 2018

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Thu., Jul. 26, 2018
Location: New World Island Funeral Home

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Passed peacefully away at the palliative care unit of the L. A. Miller Centre, St. John's, NL, on July 17, 2018, age 77 years, surrounded by his family.

Predeceased by his parents Clara and Cyril Small and sister Iona.

Leaving to mourn wife Jean, daughter Barbara (Ray), son Chris (Vicki), grandchildren Brittany (Brad) Aaron (Megan) and Benjamin (Amy), brothers Elmer (Gladys), Douglas (Phyllis), Roy (Doreen), as well as a large circle of extended family and friends.

Special thanks to Dr. Petten and staff at Notre Dame Bay Memorial Health Centre, Twillingate, NL, for their care at the beginning and Dr. Greenland at H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre, St. John's, NL, and staff of the palliative care unit.

In Lieu of flowers, donations in Melvin's memory can be made to Children's Wish Foundation.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, July 26 , 2018 at New World Island Funeral Home, Summerford, NL, with inurnment to follow at the Moreton's Harbour United Church Cemetery.


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Glen and Carolyn Canning
   Posted Thu July 19, 2018
To Chris and Barb. So sorry to hear of your fathers passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you during this difficult time. God bless.

Jim Small
   Posted Thu July 19, 2018
So sorry to hear of Melvin's passing. My deepest condolences to the family.

   Posted Thu July 19, 2018
So sorry to hear of Melvins passing,take comfort in knowing that he is in a better place free of all sickness and pain.

Gordena Walker
   Posted Fri July 20, 2018
To Chris, Barbara and family,

So sorry to hear about your dad, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.

Lyrinda Sheppard
   Posted Fri July 20, 2018
Condolences to the whole family. May he rest in peace. So sorry for this loss which is different for each of you, but deep in pain.

Weldon , Christine Dearing & Gertie Fudge
   Posted Fri July 20, 2018
To Jean and the Small Family , so sorry to hear of the passing of your husband and father , take comfort in your memories, be assured of our thoughts and prayers.

Louise &Walter Sparkes
   Posted Sat July 21, 2018
So sorry to hear of Melvin’s passing.our thoughts are wth you all.

Donna & Olive Earle
   Posted Sat July 21, 2018
Small Family - Very sorry to of Melvin's passing - deepest sympathies from Olive and all the Earle family.

Janet Voth
   Posted Tue July 24, 2018
I speak for Orvin, Jon and Ian as well. Carolyn Roberts Freake sent a link to this page. We are sorry to hear of Melvin's passing. He will be missed by all his friends and family. Condolences to all the family and friends.

Nitta Whiteway
   Posted Fri August 03, 2018
Chris, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Sending you love, hugs, and prayers.

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