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It is with broken hearts that the family of the late ELIZABETH JOY PITCHER of Burin Bay Arm announces her passing.  Mrs. Pitcher passed away at the Burin Peninsula Health Center in Burin on Friday, May 24th, 2019 at the age of 93.  Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her sons, Alfred (Ann) of Burin, Winston (Agnes) of Burin Bay Arm, and Ross of Marystown Retirement Centre; daughters, Colleen (Jim) Humby of Paradise, and Darlene (Neil) Oake of Burin Bay Arm; 11 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Josie Pitcher of Burin Bay; sister, Gouldie Hollett of Burin Bay; sister-in-law, Joan Mayo of St. John’s; special friend & roommate, Beulah Emberley of the Blue Crest Home, Grand Bank; plus a large circle of extended family and friends.  Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband, James Pitcher; parents, Felix & Tryphena Rowe; brothers, Jack, Levi and Woodrow Rowe; and sister, Millicent Janes.  

The Pitcher Family will be accepting visitors at PENINSULA FUNERAL HOME in Creston South on Saturday and Sunday, 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Funeral Service will be held at the Faith & Hope Corps, Creston South on Monday, May 27th, 2019 at 2:00 pm.  Interment will follow at the Salvation Army Cemetery, Salmonier.

 In Elizabeth’s memory donations may be made to the Faith & Hope Corps Children’s Ministry.  No flowers by request of the family.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman’s Funeral Homes … Burin.
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Service Date
Monday, May 27, 2019
Service Time
2:00 pm
Service Location
Faith & Hope Corps, Creston South

Saturday & Sunday
Visitation Time
1pm - 4:30pm and 7pm - 9pm
Visitation Location

Burial Date
May 27, 2019
Burial Location
Salvation Army Cemetery, Salmonier

Requested Charity
Faith & Hope Corps Children's Ministry