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It is with broken hearts that the family of the late Julia Mary Slaney of St. Lawrence announces her passing.  Julia passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018, at the age of 72.  Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her husband Robert of 53 years; sons, Thomas (Robin) of St. Lawrence, and Robert (Melinda) of Burin; daughters, Juanita (Thomas) Drake of St. Lawrence, and Leeanne Slaney of St. Lawrence; 4 grandchildren, Gus (Ashley), Shannon (William), Devin and Adam; sisters, Anna Haby of Lawn, Mary (Wayne) Strang of Lawn, Trudy (Adrian) Roul of Lawn, Ellen Edwards (Brian Drake) of St. Lawrence, and Beatrice Edward Reeves (Hiram) of Lloydminster; brothers, Manuel (Bernice) Edwards of Lawn, Jim (Diane) Edwards of Lawn, Bill Edwards of Lawn, and Vince (Claire) Edwards of Toronto, ON;  plus a large circle of extended family and friends.  Julia was predeceased by her parents, Thomas & Ester Edwards; son, James Slaney; sister, Anita Conners; and brothers, Leo, Tom and Henry Edwards.


The Slaney Family will be accepting visitors at St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church in St. Lawrence on Thursday, August 9th, from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm; and Friday, August 10th from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm.; from where the prayer vigil will be held on Friday evening at 8:00pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Church in St. Lawrence on Saturday, August 11th, 2018 at 10:30 am.  Interment will follow at Mt. Cecilia Roman Catholic Cemetery, St. Lawrence.  In Julia’s memory donations may be made to The Slaney Family or flowers gratefully accepted.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman’s Funeral Homes – Marystown.
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Service Date
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Service Time
10:30 a.m
Service Location
St. Thomas Aquinas R.C. Church, St. Lawrence

Thursday, 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Visitation Time
Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Visitation Location
St. Thomas Aquinas R.C. Church, St. Lawrence

Requested Charity
The Slaney Family