It is with very great sadness that the family of Harrison Coombs of Shoal Cove West announces his passing at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre Port Saunders on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at the age of 89 years. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories, daughter Nancy Coombs; granddaughter Keisha; sisters: Eliza, Selina, Jessie (Hayward Baines); brothers: Angus, Noah (Georgina), Samuel (Linda) & Clarence; sisters-in-law: Mahalla, Effie & Bess; as well as many nieces, nephews, family members and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Jessie; son Whyman; parents Samuel & Evangeline Coombs; sisters: Hazel & Lucy; brothers: Chesley, Thomas, Randell, Stewart, Edmund & Jacob; brothers-in-law: Gideon, Leander, Clyde and sister-in-law Maime. As per his wishes cremation will take place at Humber Crematorium Pasadena, with a service and inurnment at French Cove Cemetery in Shoal Cove West, at a later date to be determined.
To leave expressions of condolence and to sign the guest book, family and friends may visit the obituary page on this website.
The family would like to express their gratitude and heartfelt thanks to all the staff of Rufus Guinchard Health Centre and the Northern Retirement Home, for the great care that was taken of their loved one during his stay there. The family also express their thanks to Sybil Caines, a wonderful friend who spent many hours by his side and to Marie at Fillatres' Funeral Home Port au Choix for the help and kindness shown during this difficult time. The family has entrusted the final arrangements to Fillatre Funeral Homes Ltd. Port au Choix.
Services for Harrison Coombs
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