It is with profound sadness that the family of the late Herbert Gavin announces his passing. Herbert passed away from his family residence in Seal Cove, NL, on Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at the age of 90 years.
Predeceased by his parents – Thomas & Irene Gavin; parents-in-law – Andrew & Martha Pinksen; children – Elizabeth, Andrew and Baby Gavin; grandchildren – Ethan, Destiny, Ashley and Amy Marie; siblings – Blanche (Hector) and Marjorie (Gord); siblings-in-law – Victor, Shirley, Arthur, Sidney and Eugene.
Left with fond and loving memories is his wife of 66 years – Mary; children – George Gavin, Elvie Hodder (Ray), Wallace Gavin (Diane), Arthur Gavin (Sharon), Allan Gavin (Joyce), Ella Regular (Eddie), Junior Gavin (Debbie), Lorna Sheppard (Paul), Millicent Osbourne (Don), Sophie Sheppard (Tim) and Tracey Gavin; grandchildren – Dana, Thomas, Sheldon, Cordale, Connie, Curtis, Marcus, Jessica, Jillian, Bradley, Coralee, Darren, Andy, Victoria, Deanna, Daniel, April, Andrew, Brittany and Robin; 42 great-grandchildren; siblings – Pearl, Maude (Esau), Maisie (Ken) and Claude; siblings-in-law – Ella Mae (Don), Lucy and Hayward (Marie) as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Pastor Craig Cole conducted the Funeral Service from Trinity Pentecostal Church, Baie Verte, NL, on Wednesday, January 31st, 2018 at 2:00PM. Interment followed at Bethel Pentecostal Cemetery, Seal Cove, NL.
Pallbearers were Junior Gavin, George Gavin, Bardley Gavin, Darren Gavin, Ella Regular, Cordale Hewitt and Arthur Gavin.
As an expression of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made in Herbert’s memory to the Bethel Pentecostal Cemetery Fund, Seal Cove, NL in care of Trinity Pentecostal Church, P.O. Box 28, Baie Verte, NL, A0K 1B0.
Funeral Arrangements entrusted to Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL.