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Rita M. BUTT

Passed peacefully away in the presence of her loving family at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, March 30, 2019, Rita M. Butt of Carbonear, age 88 years. Predeceased by husband: Edward, 2005; sons: Shawn, 2000; and John, 2018; parents: Silas and Amy Smith; brother: Arthur; sister: Hazel. Left to mourn, one daughter: Judy (Albert) Harris, Bristol’s Hope; four sons: Raymond (Valerie), Dildo, David (Dorothy), Edberg, AB, Donald (Patricia), Carbonear, and Gary (Doreen), Leduc, AB; daughter-in-law: Gloria Butt, Riverhead, Hr. Grace; fourteen grandchildren: Andrew (Allison), Jessica, Stephen (Tara), Susan (Jason), Kimberley, Lesley (Liam), Dawn, Samantha, Daniel, Megan, Nicole (Matthew), Amanda (Matt) and her mother: Marilyn, Matthew, and Bradley (Kaela); ten great-grandchildren: Isaac, Luke, Julia, Isabella, Maggie, Katie, Jack, Aubree, Gavin, and Brock; one brother: Victor (Marina) Smith, Bishop’s Cove; one sister: Viola Penney, Carbonear; brother-in-law: Graham (Joan) Butt, New Harbour; sister-in-law: Pauline Butt, Corner Brook; special friend: Loretta McGrath, Placentia; also a large number of other relatives and friends. Rested at Noel’s Funeral Home, Water Street, Carbonear. Rev. Irene Sutton conducted the funeral service on Tuesday, April 2 from St. James Anglican Church, Carbonear. Interment took place in the Interfaith Cemetery, Carbonear. As an expression of sympathy, donations in her memory may be made to St. James Anglican Church, PO Box 915, Carbonear, NL, A1Y 1C4 or to Janeaway Children’s Hospital Foundation, 31 Peet Street, St. John’s, NL, A1B 3W8. Please visit noelsfuneralhome.com to sign the memorial guest book.

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