ROY FRANCIS KING
It is with great sadness that the family of the late ROY FRANCIS KING SR. of Point au Gaul announce his passing at his residence in Point au Gaul on Monday, November 11th at the age of 85. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories are; wife Rosella Marie of 60 years; sons, Roy Jr. (Barbara) of Lamaline, Sherman (Thelma Edwards) of Lawn, Lawrence (Emma Strickland) of Lamaline; daughters, Jackie King (Leon Slaney) of St. Lawrence, Sheila King (Dion Isaacs) of Point au Gaul, Vanessa Brown (Barry) of Burin; brothers, George (Mary) King, Michael (Loretta) King; son-in-law, Wayne Lovell; 18 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild; plus a large circle of extended family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Albert & Catherine King; daughter, Caroline Lovell; son, Brian King; grandson, Colin King; sister, Sheila Bowers, brother-in-law, Harold Bowers; parents-in-law, Felix & Caroline Lockyer.
The King Family will be accepting visitors at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Allan’s Island on Tuesday, November 12th from 7:00pm - 9:00pm & Wednesday, November 13th from 10:00am - 9:00pm, where the Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, November 14th at 11:00am with Fr. Nelson Boren officiating. As per Roy’s wishes, cremation will follow. Inurnment to follow at a later date.
In Roy’s memory, donations may be made to the King Family or flowers gratefully accepted.
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