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It is with great sadness that the family of the late MARGARET STEWART of St. Bernard’s announces her passing at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre in Burin on Monday, January 17th, 2017 at the age of 88.  Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, Sam (Eileen) of St. Bernard’s, Frank (Yvonne) of St. Bernard’s, Daniel (Selina) of St. Bernard’s, Patrick  (Darlene) of AB, Leonard (Deanette) of NB, and Jeffery (Daylene) of AB; daughters, Catherine Powers of NS, Carmelita (Raymond) Hynes of Harbour Breton, Patsy (John) Starette of ON, Rita of AB, Lorraine George (Steve Wright) of AB, Norma Stewart of AB, Darlene Stewart (Hubert Dominaux) of Harbour Mille, Philomena Stewart (Don) of AB, and Carla (Mike) Baker of AB; son-in-law Walter Cornelssen of AB; sisters, Corsina of Conne River, and Jane of ON; 25 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; plus a large circle of relatives and friends.  She was predeceased by her husband, Leonard Stewart; parents, William & Philomena Burke; daughter, Nancy Cornelssen; grandson Adam Stewart; sons-in-law, Jim Beaupre & Larry Powers; brother, Mike Burke; and sister Catherine Hinks.


The Stewart Family will be accepting visitors at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in St. Bernard’s on Tuesday, January 17th beginning at 7:00 p.m.; Wednesday, January 18th All Day; and Thursday, January 19th All Day; from where the Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, January 20th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.  Cremation to follow.


In Margaret’s memory donations may be made to The Burin Peninsula SPCA or flowers gratefully accepted.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman’s Funeral Homes – Marystown.
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Service Date
Friday, January 20, 2017
Service Time
2:00 p.m.
Service Location
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, St. Bernard's

January 17, 2017
Visitation Time
Beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Visitation Location
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, St. Bernard's