Gloria Kilpatrick

We announce the passing of Gloria Kilpatrick, who died on May 17, 2015.

Gloria Kilpatrick is survived by Allan B. Kilpatrick Sr., her former husband; Staff Sgt. Allan B. Kilpatrick Jr., her son; Marisol Kilpatrick, her daughter-in-law; Christine Kilpatrick, her daughter; Charlene Kilpatrick, her daughter; grandchildren, Caheal Turnbull, Lee Victoria Jr., Christian Welsh, Jordan Gumbs, Jaymaya Gumbs; siblings, Alfredo Triunfo, Maria Teresa, Ato Solonga, Leni Solanga, Leandro Triunfo Jr., Pacifico Triunfo, Nancy Triunfo; and nieces and nephews, Romell Triunfo, Vanessa Triunfo, Kristina Triunfo, Karen Triunfo, Rhea Triunfo, Diane Marie Solonga, Mark Daniel Solonga, Donna Solonga, Marlon Triunfo, Micheal Triunfo, Micah Triunfo.

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Randolph E. DeWindt

With deep regret we announce the passing of Randolph E. DeWindt, also known as BOOG.

He went on to heaven on May 9, 2015.

DeWindt's first viewing will be held at Turnbull's Funeral Home on Thursday, May 28, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The funeral service for DeWindt will be held Friday, May 29, at Calvary Baptist Church (Altona) with the second viewing from 9 to 10 a.m. and the service at 10 a.m.

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Olga Thomas Petrus Cornelius

We announce the passing of Olga Thomas Petrus Cornelius, better known as Miss Olga, who died May 15, 2015, at the age of 98.

She is survived by her children, Phyllis Greene, Vincent, Oswin, Andre and Doreen Petrus, Greta Williams, Marva DeFreitas Mercer; grandchildren, Claudette, April, and Aaron Petrus, Patrick Williams, Darriel, Dionne and LaTanya Williams, Patricia Pasley, Rochelle "Pinky" and Rashida Smith, Tionique, Tyrone and Albion Petrus, Tammy Brown, Kamal Callwood, Khalid DeFreitas, Maxine Ojeda, Denzil "Frankie" and Donté DeFreitas, Nikilo and Nahreem Rhymer; daughters-in-law, Angela and Brenda Petrus; son-in-law, Delvin Mercer; nephew, Harold Thomas; and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention

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Oswald Venzen

We announce the passing of Oswald Venzen, better known as Daddy, who died May 17, 2015, at the age of 89 at his residence.

He is survived by his sons, Alfredo, Oswald Jr., Oswain, Austin, Angel Venzen; daughters, Laura and Lisa Venzen; brother, Henrique Venzen; sisters, Teresita Venzen-White, Delita Venzen De Lagarde, Dale Venzen-Turnbull; brothers-in-law, Carl Thompson, Excelman De Lagarde, Leonard Turnbull, Alvin, Allan and Elvin Matthias; sisters-in-law, Ida Rhymer, Elecia Parson, Dorothy Thompson, Yvonne Todman, Susie Joseph, Sylvia Webster; special friends, Carmen Lindesay, Roger Steele and Doris Henneman; 25 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

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Marcia Jacklyn Stephens

We regret to announce the passing of Marcia Jacklyn Stephens, affectionately known as Marcie.

Marcia passed away on May 17, 2015, in Miami, Fla.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday at the Emanuel Funeral Home in Miami. Burial will be at Fred Hunters Cemetery.

Marcia is survived by her husband, Vincent Stephens Sr., better known as" Leroy"; daughter, Jacklyn Stephens; sons, Renee and Vincent Stephens Jr.; mother, Eulalie Browne; sisters, Eugenia Tyson (N.Y.), Patricia Lewis (STT), Sharon Browne (Va.), and Carol Warner (Fla.); brother, Frankfurt and Terri Procope (Canada); cousins, Livinston, Bucanore, Jamie, Browne, Val Parry, Raphael Thomas, Shirley Kelly, Denise Hodge, Angela Glasford, Debbie Parry, Kevin Thomas, Kenrick Thomas and Alister Thomas; daughter-in-law, Jermicie Stephens; son-in-law, Willie; sister-in-laws, Sylvia, Lillian and Bernadette Stephens; brother-in-law, Steve Lewis and Val Tyson; special niece, Clarisa Browne; eight nieces; six nephews; and many great-nieces and -nephews; great-aunts, Rita Parry (STK), Ismay Thomas (England), Cynthia (MIA); special friends, Catherine Moses, Cletis Hendricks, Shirley, Ingrid, Claudette, Debra Hughes and family, Ward family (St. Kitts), Stephen family, Procope family (St. Kitts) Biowne family, Hendricks family, Philip family, Myrise Guishard and family and the Schneider Hospital Emergency Room staff; and many more relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

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Margarita Quetel

With the heaviest of hearts, we announce that funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 28, 2015, for Margarita Quetel, who passed away peacefully on May 13, 2015, at Schneider Hospital, St.Thomas.

Throughout her life her spiritual strength and wisdom guided her actions; in death her supportive friends and family are remembered and honored.

Margarita is survived by her three children, Hector Quetel, Marilyn Tirado and Yvonne Quetel; son-in-law, Carlos Tirado; her beloved grandchildren, Leon Quetel, Mariah Quetel, Mya Quetel, Miguel Quetel, Temperance Priday, and George Priday Jr.; and two sisters, Paula Gilliam and Juanita Fairley.

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Benson Hendrickson

We are saddened to announce the passing of Benson Hendrickson at the age of 67 on May 6, 2015, after a 13-year illness in Atlanta, Ga.

Benson was a native of Nevis and a well-known longtime resident of St. Thomas.

Throughout his life Benson also resided on St. John, Tortola and Grenada where h e was well known and loved.

For several years he worked at Coca Cola Bottling Company as a driver until he started his own trucking service, where he was stationed under the tree by Island Block.

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Sharon Burke

Sharon Burke

"Patty" Sharon Burke passed away on May 11, 2015, after a shockingly abrupt illness.

She is preceded in loss by the death of her husband, Tommy Burke.

Patty grew up in the Garden State of New Jersey and in the late 1960's she moved to St. Thomas. Various jobs, fine dining involvement and traveling led her to an entrepreneurship in the seafood industry. Her knowledgeable attention to detail, her style and grace endeared her to all she encountered.

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Joseph Nathaniel Rawlins

Joseph Nathaniel Rawlins

With deep regret we announce the passing of Joseph Nathaniel Rawlins, better known as Twin, who passed May 6, 2015.

Funeral services will be held today at Church of God Prophecy (on the highway). The viewing will be from 9 to10 a.m. with open tributes and service will start at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Eastern Cemetery, Smith Bay.

He is survived by his son, Solomon Rawlins; daughters, Petrina Rawlins Evans, Tracey Rawlins Fleming, Cassandra Rawlins Mumin, Vanessa Rawlins Donovan, Denise Rawlins Dominique; grandchildren, Jamoi Rawlins, Jakoi Registe, Jakoya Dominique, Jason Dominique, Jade Dominique, Rasheed Mumin Jr., Siedah Fleming, Sieto Fleming, Semeko Fleming, Sierra Fleming, Alyssa Evans, Tori Rawlins, Tyler Rawlins, Tariek Rawlins, Tacoya Rawlins; great-grandchildren, Jayden Hughes and Kaaliyah George; brothers, John Rawlins, Paul Rawlins, Simon Rawlins, Baldwin Rawlins, and identical twins, Samuel Rawlins; sisters, Ellen Rawlins, Lana "Celia" Rawlins, Madeline Boddie-Francis, Roseanna Rawlins (deceased), Rosalyn Sharry; nephews, Larry Rawlins, Danville Rawlins, Kervin Rawlins, Kurt Rawlins, Zanzibar Rawlins, Habash Rawlins, Jamalvis Rawlins, Shaun Mills, Simon Jr., Slyvester Morris, Karvel, and Alswain Rawlins, Wendell Rawlins; nieces, Jean Rawlins Boddie, Joya Rawlins, Genel Boddie, Karlene Rawlins Millard, Ifetoya Rawlins, Nasheeba Rawlins, Arlene and Justina Sharry, Laverne, Kim, Dulissa, and Rolissa Rawlins; cousin, Jerome Rawlins; sons-in-laws, Jason Dominique, Anthony Fleming; daughter-in-law, Stephanie Rawlins; and sisters-in-laws, Francena, and Roberta Rawlins.

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Errington Felix Rogers

With deep regret we announce the death of Errington Felix Rogers, who passed away on May 5, 2015.

He was better known as "Suki," or "Sookie."

The first viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

The second viewing will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at Turnbull's Funeral Home, with the service following at 10 a.m.

Interment will follow at Western Cemetery No. 3.

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Lin Maurielle Fregiste

Funeral services will be held Wednesday for Lin Maurielle Fregiste, 52, also known as "Ticork" or "Tiki," of Grand Bay, Dominica, who had lived on St. Thomas since 1995.

He died at 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Premium Home and Residential Care Services facility in Morne Daniel, Dominica.

The body leaves the North Eastern Funeral parlor for viewing at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Grand Bay Catholic Church.

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Modesta Ramos Colon

With deep regret we announce the passing of Modesta Ramos Colon, who died May 6, 2015.

Funeral services will be held today at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

The first viewing was held Sunday at Turnbull's.

The second viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. today, with services starting at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Eastern Cemetery.

She is survived by her children, Hilda Rivera Ramos Martinez, Angel M. Rivera Sr., Rosa Rogers, Vicenta Squires, Hector Rivera Ramos; children-in-law, Terelita Rivera, Pat Rogers; grandchildren, Paul Martinez Sr., Angel M. Rivera Jr., Luz Rivera, Miguel Rivera Sr., Patrick Rogers, Jose Juan Rogers, Jacques Rogers, Carl Rogers, Rita Squires, Angel Robles; grandchildren-in-law, Sonia Martinez, Nancy Denson Rivera, Myron Howard Sr., Zoraida Rogers, Yumary Rogers, Nela Rogers, Eraly Rogers, Betty Squires, Lydia Padilla Palacio; great-grandchildren, Paul Martinez Jr., Francisco M. Martinez, Angel M. Rivera III, Sapphira Rivera, Manuel Rivera, Miguel Rivera Jr., Myron Howard Jr., Mark Howard, Ansonia Howard, Josue Rogers, Alexander Rogers, Jose Rogers Jr., Nicole Rogers, Jamaris Rogers, Jaitza Rogers, Jacques Rogers Jr., Imogen Rogers, Justin Squires, Erin Squires, Wibamny Robles, Bryan Robles; great-great-grandchildren, Naelea Martinez, Paola Martnez, Nayla L. Martinez, Ariadna Martinez, Angel M. Rivera IV, Angelo Rivera, Angel Rivera, Terecita Rivera, Terrance Rivera, Dominique Rivera, Joel Rivera, Raven Rivera, Jordan Rivera and Sofia Robles.

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Tishawn Van Holten

We announce the passing of Tishawn Van Holten, better known as "Touch It," who died May 4, 2015, at the age of 22.

He is survived by his mother, Gail Maria Van Holten; father, Pepsy Alexander Wilkins; biological father, Marvin Bramble; son, Jsyshawn Alwyn Van Holten; grandparent, Sonja Van Holten; sisters, Elicia, Pepsi' Ana, Pepsynique, Ganelle, Jessica, Jullina, and Dancarlyo Wilkins, Jasmin Aloyo, Monique Bramble; brothers, T'quan Van Holten, Shian, Shilo, Wesley, Alexander, Enrique Wilkins, and Marvin Bramble Jr.; nieces, Trene Plummer, Ganique Lewis; nephews, Treacey King, Javon Luther, Shia Wilkins, and Pablo Aloyo; aunts, Sonia, Cherese, Sharline, Sybil, Carolyn Van Holten, Petronella, Peggy Wilkins, Anita, Sharon, Beatrice, Kimberly Bramble, Tara Stephenson, and Chanice Sommersall; uncles, Joseph, Bryan, George, Almando, David, Dalenno, Bruno, Esau Van Holten, Everton, Calvert, Vernon Gibson, Pete, Jimboy, and Perry Wilkins, Robert Jones, Jay Comissiong and Franklin Bramble Jr.; cousins, Mercia, Rayna, Calvia, Vince, Vaushawn, Leo, Rakim, Layton Jr., Shaquile, Ja'Vaughn, Lauren, Rae'nae, Leandra, Lequandra, Leal, Chevone, Adeja, Kelani, Aquan, Aquani, Ajehnyah, Katy, Pedisha, K'rell, Tameika, Leniqua, Malachi, Rhychous, T'vante, Lameik, Leanna, Bunky Van Holten, Walwyn, Berkley, Spencer, Willet family; close friends and family, Rhycous, Damien Maxween, Mexican, Kahiry Crooke, Murphy, Avy, Tammy, Ladonna, Shenee King, Buffy Myers, Bomani, Sidonia, Elroy Cornelious, Ann Maria and more too numerous to mention.

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Benson Hendrickson

We are saddened to announce the passing of Benson Hendrickson at the age of 67 on May 6, 2015, after a 13-year illness in Atlanta, Georgia.

Benson was a native of Nevis and a well-known longtime resident of St. Thomas. Throughout his life Benson also resided on St. John, Tortola and Grenada where he was well known and loved.

For several years he worked at Coca Cola Bottling Company as a driver until he started his own trucking service, where he was stationed under the tree by Island Block.

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Marietta Warner

With deep regret we announce the passing of Marietta Warner, affectionately known as "Mama" or "Sis Warner," who died April 29, 2015.

Funeral services will be held Saturday.

The first viewing will be held Friday, May 15, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Turnbull's Funeral Home. The second viewing will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Mt. Zion New Testament Chuch of God, Estate Tutu, with services following.

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Modesta Ramos Colon

With deep regret we announce the passing of Modesta Ramos Colon, who died May 6, 2015.

Funeral services will be held Monday, May 18, 2015, at Turnbull's Funeral Home. Her first viewing will be held Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Turnbull's. Her second viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. on Monday, with services starting at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Eastern Cemetery.

She is survived by her children, Hilda Rivera Ramos Martinez, Angel M. Rivera Sr., Rosa Rogers, Vicenta Squires, Hector Rivera Ramos; children-in-law, Terelita Rivera, Pat Rogers; grandchildren, Paul Martinez Sr., Angel M. Rivera Jr., Luz Rivera, Miguel Rivera Sr., Patrick Rogers, Jose Juan Rogers, Jacques Rogers, Carl Rogers, Rita Squires, Angel Robles; grandchildren-in-law, Sonia Martinez, Nancy Denson Rivera, Myron Howard Sr., Zoraida Rogers, Yumary Rogers, Nela Rogers, Eraly Rogers, Betty Squires, Lydia Padilla Palacio; great-grandchildren, Paul Martinez Jr., Francisco M. Martinez, Angel M. Rivera III, Sapphira Rivera, Manuel Rivera, Miguel Rivera Jr., Myron Howard Jr., Mark Howard, Ansonia Howard, Josue Rogers, Alexander Rogers, Jose Rogers Jr., Nicole Rogers, Jamaris Rogers, Jaitza Rogers, Jacques Rogers Jr., Imogen Rogers, Justin Squires, Erin Squires, Wibamny Robles, Bryan Robles; great-great-grandchildren, Naelea Martinez, Paola Martnez, Nayla L. Martinez, Ariadna Martinez, Angel M. Rivera IV, Angelo Rivera, Angel Rivera, Terecita Rivera, Terrance Rivera, Dominique Rivera, Joel Rivera, Raven Rivera, Jordan Rivera and Sofia Robles.

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Gladys Smith Black

The funeral service for Gladys Smith Black will be held today.

The viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. today with the service at 10 a.m. at Frenchtown Evangelistic Assembly.

Interment will be in Western Cemetery.

She is survived by her granddaughter, Elizabeth Jordan Johnson; and grandson, Elroy Samuel; great-granddaughter, Denise Samuel Drew; great-great-granddaughter, Bria Drew; great-great-grandson Irvin Marsh; great-grandson, Justin Johnson; godchild, Lisa D. Fleming; and many nieces and nephews.

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Rogers returning to the ring next month

It'll be more than a year after his last fight when Samuel Rogers makes his professional return to the ring next month.

Rogers lost to Sergio Mora last May in a fifth-round technical knockout, his second straight loss after opening his professional career with 14 wins.

But this time, Rogers insists that if he's going down, he's going down swinging.

"I'm not trying to get by with boxing. I'm going in there to knock your head off," Rogers said Friday. "I'm going in there for one purpose, and that's to take you out."

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Mildred Smith

We announce the passing of Mildred Smith who died on May 6, 2015, at the age of 99 at her residence.

The viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Christchurch Methodist with the service following at 11 a.m.

Interment will be in Western Cementery No. 3.

She is survived by her daughters, Valerie Smith, Vertalie Smith Lee, Janet Smith Hunte and Addie Smith; sons, Riel Smith and Theodore Smith; son-in-law, Allen Hunt; 27 grandchildren, Walter Pitman, Gerald Pitman, Alvin Pitman, Donahue Pitman, Fitzroy Herbert, Gerald Junior Pitman, Robert Lee, Robert Smith, Richard Lee, Melvin Hunte, Michel Warner, Kreen Smith, Rochelle Smith, Rashida Smith, Shanika Smith, Nicole Smith, Damarley Smith, Kishma Pitman, Neyma Pitman, Jackie Mahoney, Debra Mahoney and Jean Farrington; step-grandchildren, Gilbert Lee, Glen Lee, Bryant Lee and Eleanor Smith; great-grandchildren, Carolyn Phillip, Mier Lee, Quisa Lee and Sean Lee; 28 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Alfreda Phillip; brothers, Ebenezer Fahie and Glaston Odean Kiplin; sister-in-law, Ireen Fahie; godchild, Janice Donovan; friends, Carlos Woods, Mrs. Archibald, Celestine Martin, Beatrice Bess and Bernice Roundtree; and many nieces, nephews and other loving relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

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Veronica Maynard

With deep regret we announce the passing of Veronica Maynard, who passed away on April 20, 2015, at the Roy Schneider Hospital on St. Thomas.

Ms. Maynard was born on the island of St. Christopher (St. Kitts).

A viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Friday at the Anglican Church on Garden Street.

She is survived by her children, Charles Maynard, Milton Maynard, Adolphus Maynard, Lynis Maynard, Telmar Maynard, Dale Maynard, Paul Maynard, Lionel Maynard Jr. and Lavern Maynard. She is also survived by her brothers and sisters, Leroy Edwards, Lionel and Jennifer Maynard and Donna Edwards. Ms Maynard was also survived by her Seventeen Grandchildren and many more family and friends too numerous to mention.

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William Valdemar Malone

We regret to inform you of the passing of William Valdemar Malone, affectionately known as "Cito" who died at his residence on the island of St. Thomas at the age of 88 on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Mr. Malone was preceded in death by his eldest son Clyde George. 

His passing is mourned by his wife, Mary Malone; daughters Pearline Henley, Linda Alexander and Dawn Malone; sons, Raphael "Bro Raf" George, William "Bill" Malone, Kelvin "Bojo" Malone, Wayne and Rodney Malone; sisters, Fressnet Ferreira of New York, Wilma Fredericks of St. Croix, and Eileen Malone of Virgin Gorda; grandchildren, Morani, Monifa, Malika, Makil, Kelani, Wayne Jr., Jamal, Jasmine and Leshawn Malone, Nzenga Hyman, Shani Thomas, Tawanna Santiago, Jasheema George, Jeffrey Odoms, Charlene Benjamin, Tiffany Garfield, Kimba and Crystal George; great-grandchildren, Me'Koi, Poppie and Renna Malone, Jah'Millia Maloney, Xerron Mingo, Dzhanya Richards, Zion Daniel, Jonathan and Angelina Odoms, Stephon Benjamin Jr., Akiel Benjamin, T'Shani Anderson, Elicia, Clarissa, and Joell Santiago; special cousin Janice Malone, special friend Sylvia LaBeet, the Malones, Fredericks, Guishards and Potter families, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too numerous to mention.

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Shane E. Heyliger

Funeral services for Shane E. Heyliger, who died May 4, 2015, will be held May 22.

The first viewing will be from 5 to 7 p.m. May 21 at Turnbulls Funeral Home.

The second viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. May 22 at St. Andrews Church with the service following at 10 a.m.

Interment will be in Western Cemetery No. 3.

He is survived by his son, Z'Kai Carter; mother, Greatel Carter; father, Edwin Heyliger; sisters, Marsha Heyliger and Shirleen Heyliger; brothers, Kadell Carter, Kevin Heyliger and Dylan Heyliger; uncles, Campbell Carter, Clement Carter, Carl Carter and Johnny Heyliger; aunts, Cecilia Francis, Dorothy Javois, Stephanie Fleming, Ermine Carter and Nena Carter; niece, Adare Heyliger; nephews, J'alil,Sanderson, Jamili Sanderson, Kai Carter and Kenny Carter; cousins, Shereene Francis, Karen Javois-Gibson, Louis Javois Jr., Karleen Fryer, Kevin Javois, Kerry Fleming, Kimberly Carter-Daniels and Panya Carter; aunt-in law, Romaine Carter; uncle-in law, Louis Javois Sr.; a host of relatives from the Baly, Duncan, Gumbs, Heyliger, Lake, Proctor, Richardson, Ruan, Sasso and Wilson families and friends too numerous to mention.

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June A. Archibald

Family and friends are saddened to announce the passing of June A. Archibald, public relations professional, business woman and organic farmer who died at her home in Solberg on Monday, May 4, 2015.

June's professional career in the Virgin Islands started with the Department of Education as their Public Relations Officer. Her sweet voice would greet you each time you called the Education Department, and her voice stayed on that recording for long after that sweet voice had been ravaged by a bout with throat cancer.

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William Valdemar Malone

We regret to inform you of the passing of William Valdemar Malone, affectionately known as "Cito" who died at his residence on the island of St. Thomas at the age of 88 on Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Mr. Malone was preceded in death by his eldest son Clyde George. 

His passing is mourned by his wife, Mary Malone; daughters Pearline Henley, Linda Alexander and Dawn Malone; sons, Raphael "Bro Raf" George, William "Bill" Malone, Kelvin "Bojo" Malone, Wayne and Rodney Malone; sisters, Fressnet Ferreira of New York, Wilma Fredericks of St. Croix, and Eileen Malone of Virgin Gorda; grandchildren, Morani, Monifa, Malika, Makil, Kelani, Wayne Jr., Jamal, Jasmine and Leshawn Malone, Nzenga Hyman, Shani Thomas, Tawanna Santiago, Jasheema George, Jeffrey Odoms, Charlene Benjamin, Tiffany Garfield, Kimba and Crystal George; great-grandchildren, Me'Koi, Poppie and Renna Malone, Jah'Millia Maloney, Xerron Mingo, Dzhanya Richards, Zion Daniel, Jonathan and Angelina Odoms, Stephon Benjamin Jr., Akiel Benjamin, T'Shani Anderson, Elicia, Clarissa, and Joell Santiago; special cousin Janice Malone, special friend Sylvia LaBeet, the Malones, Fredericks, Guishards and Potter families, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too numerous to mention.

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Gladys Smith Black

Funeral service for Gladys Smith Black will be held Thursday.

The first viewing will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at John Thomas Funeral Home.

The second viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday with the service at 10 a.m. at Frenchtown Evangelistic Assembly.

Interment will be in Western Cemetery.

She is survived by her granddaughter, Elizabeth Jordan Johnson; and grandson, Elroy Samuel; great-granddaughter, Denise Samuel Drew; great-great-granddaughter, Bria Drew; great-great-grandson Irvin Marsh; great-grandson, Justin Johnson; godchild, Lisa D. Fleming; and many nieces and nephews.

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Marietta Warner

With deep regret we announce the passing of Marietta Warner, affectionately known as "Mama" or "Sis Warner," who died April 29, 2015.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday.

The first viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Turnbul's Funeral Home. The second viewing will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Zion New Testament Chuch of God, Estate Tutu, with services following.

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Gladys Smith Black

Funeral service for Gladys Smith Black will be held Thursday.

The first viewing will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at John Thomas Funeral Home.

The second viewing will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday with the service at 10 a.m. at Frenchtown Evangelistic Assembly.

Interment will be in Western Cemetery.

She is survived by her granddaughter, Elizabeth Jordan Johnson; and grandson, Elroy Samuel; great-granddaughter, Denise Samuel Drew; great-great-granddaughter, Bria Drew; great-great-grandson Irvin Marsh; great-grandson, Justin Johnson; godchild, Lisa D. Fleming; and many nieces and nephews.

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Marion Enelda Industrious Clendinen

Funeral services will be held Tuesday for Marion Enelda Industrious Clendinen who died May 5, 2015.

The viewing will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Turnbull's Funeral Home with the service following at 11:30 a.m.

Interment will be in Western Cemetery No. 2.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Monalisa Clendinen; grandchildren, Joy Clendinen, Tesha and Shakima Plunkett, Malcia Paul, Shoy and Darwin Clendinen; great-grandchildren, Rahyim George, I'Bejah, Shazane and Dazzlin Clendinen, and Marcell Paul; brothers-in-law, Vincent and Kenneth Clendinen and Kenneth Callwood; sisters-in-law, Osa England and Doris Industrious; special niece, Ruth M. Leonard; other nieces and nephews, Ivan, Larry, Wayne, Glenn, Clayton Industrious, James Callwood, Yens Grazer Jr and Paulette Rhymer; special family friends, Adrian Plunkett, Luella Jackson Williams, Alicia Barnes, Margarette Rose Bedminister, Aubrey A. Haynes Sr., Clarice E. Comissiong, Juel T.R. Malloy, Elaine and Ruth Pratt, Rana Pratt Allick, Jason Young, Clarence Todman and family, Angelo Williams, Emily Romaine Carter, Ann Roysted, Mary Bailey, Ivan Clendeninen, Janice Callwood, Joseph Clendinen, Estrill, Canton and Castillo families, Jacintha Liddy and Mary Greenaway.

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Marion Clarita Evans

Marion Clarita Evans was born to parents Florence Eugenie Jarvis-Cruse and Emile Ethelbert Cruse, November 17, 1933 on the beautiful island of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. At the age of 15, Marion moved to New York City with her mother and brothers (Emile Jr., and Leon). Several years later, Marion returned to St. Thomas; and, in 1961, she met and married Norris Alexander Evans. From that union, a daughter Jennifer was born.

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Marion Enelda Industrious Clendinen

Funeral services will be held Tuesday for Marion Enelda Industrious Clendinen who died May 5, 2015.

The viewing will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Turnbull's Funeral Home with the service following at 11:30 a.m.

Interment will be in Western Cemetery No. 2.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Monalisa Clendinen; grandchildren, Joy Clendinen, Tesha and Shakima Plunkett, Malcia Paul, Shoy and Darwin Clendinen; great-grandchildren, Rahyim George, I'Bejah, Shazane and Dazzlin Clendinen, and Marcell Paul; brothers-in-law, Vincent and Kenneth Clendinen and Kenneth Callwood; sisters-in-law, Osa England and Doris Industrious; special niece, Ruth M. Leonard; other nieces and nephews, Ivan, Larry, Wayne, Glenn, Clayton Industrious, James Callwood, Yens Grazer Jr and Paulette Rhymer; special family friends, Adrian Plunkett, Luella Jackson Williams, Alicia Barnes, Margarette Rose Bedminister, Aubrey A. Haynes Sr., Clarice E. Comissiong, Juel T.R. Malloy, Elaine and Ruth Pratt, Rana Pratt Allick, Jason Young, Clarence Todman and family, Angelo Williams, Emily Romaine Carter, Ann Roysted, Mary Bailey, Ivan Clendeninen, Janice Callwood, Joseph Clendinen, Estrill, Canton and Castillo families, Jacintha Liddy and Mary Greenaway.

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Kareeb Antonio Smith

With deep regret we announce the passing of Kareeb Antonio Smith, better known as Cheese, Cheezmo or Cheddar.

He passed away on April 19, 2015.

Services will be held Saturday, May 9, with tributes from 9:30 to 10 a.m and services starting at 10 a.m. at Faith Wesleyan Holiness Church. Interment with follow at Eastern Cemetery.

Kareeb Smith was survived by his parents, Jenelyn James, Uele Smith Jr.; wife, Silvia O. Fernandez-Smith; son, Jeflfri Antoni Smith; grandmothers, Eleanor "Ellie" Blackman and Celestina Joseph (deceased); grandfathers, Uele Smith Sr., Hugh Blackman Sr., Westerby James (deceased); brothers, Keemo Smith, K'Shawn "Flear" Smith, Kory "Stryka" Smith, Uele Smith III, Ulic "Alphie" Smith, Akil Smith, Chad Ward, Rashawn Green, Lenay Brooks, Ajani Smith, Lahkeem Smith; sisters, Karmesha Warner, Janele Smith, Tina Smith, Tiffany Smith, Anika Smith, Ki'Neisha Smith; aunts, Gwendolyn James, Ureen Smith-Fahie, Phyllis "Kimmy" Blackman, Celeste "Shelly" Blackman, Tethler "Alicia" Blackman-Mills, Nicole Blackman-Edwards, Annette Smith, Charmaine Smith, Carolie Ward-Walker (deceased), Utah Smith (deceased); uncles, Uric Smith Sr., Vern Smith, Uland Smith, Cleve Smith, Chad Smith, Mark "Marcus" Clarke, Hugh "Mickey" Blackman Jr., Glenroy "Bannon" James (deceased); nieces, Juele Smith, Juleen Smith, Julisa Smith, Carlesha Lettsome, Ky'Nirah Smith, Amia Smith, Kwatyjah Smith, Jquanique Hyman, KahLee'ce Henley, Kali Smith, Kaisah Smith; nephews, Carl Lettsome, Charles Smith, Kayan Smith, Robert McKenny III, Tavion McKenny; special cousins, Uric "Jun Jun" Smith Jr., Paul "Lucky" Smith Jr., Kenneal Smith, Chad Ward, Jamal "Marley" Brathwaite; great-aunts, Ms. Lou Caiby, Geraldine Josheph, Tequan Maduro, Ellery Gumbs, Lois Roper, Adelaide Gumbs, Vashti Gumbs-Liburd, Annette Brooks; great uncles, Jerome James, Ishmael Todman, Alvaris Trotoman, Earnest Brooks, Ruele Brooks, Denzel Brooks; special friends, Curtis Rey, John Mills Jr., Camile Richardson, Melvin "Kambo" Williams, Roxanne Lewis; cousins, Nicole Phearson, Shanell Mercer, Miller Huggins Jr., Natalie Fraser, Lucien Fraser, Akeem Appleton, MaKeem Appleton, Makeemo Appleton, Dwayne Smith, Elaine Keshawna Smith, Shareena Smith, Urica Lenhardt, Kimra Estrada, Kimra Estrada, Lekeesha Estrada, Kymisha Callwood, Keshawn Callwood, Rashawn Green, Raquia Green, Shellia Crawford, Shellisa Forbes, Shelliqua Bartley, Tequan Maduro, Tequan Maduro, Michelle Clark, Shinelle Clark, Shineka Clark, Monet Clark; great-cousins, Sherena James, Shirley James, Dorothy James, Milton James, McNeil James, Corey "Pablo" Roper, Troy Roper, Kia Brown, Elaine Leslie, Dashawn Leslie, Innocent Liburd, Charrise Hart, Tremaine Sutton, Brittney Sutton, Claire Gumbs, Collette Gumbs, Dawn Gumbs-Monty, Darcel Gumbs, Clarence Gumbs III, Etherlyn Armstrong, Arycelis "Mijah" Brooks, Mia Trotman-Samuel, Tiffany Trotman-James Lynn "Candy" Brooks-George, Lenay Brooks, Eljo Brooks and Jacquelyn Smith.

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Veronica Maynard

Ms. Veronica Maynard died on April 20, 2015, in Schneider Hospital, St Thomas.

Ms. Maynard was born on the island of St. Christopher (St. Kitts).

She is served by her children, Charles Maynard, Milton Maynard, Adolphus Maynard, Lynis Maynard, Telmar Maynard, Dale Maynard, Paul Maynard, Lionel Maynard Jr. and Lavern Maynard.

She is also served be her brothers and sisters, Lionel Maynard, Leroy Edwards, Jennifer Maynard and Donna Edwards.

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Whendy Joseph

We announce the passing of Whendy Joseph, who died April 20, 2015.

The viewing and service will be held today at the Memorial Moravian Church. The viewing is from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. with the service at 10 a.m.

Arrangements are entrusted to John Thomas Memorial.

She survived by her son, Thurston Prophet; brothers, Llewelyn McCoy, Kenrick Joseph, Walwyn Joseph; sisters, Lynette McCoy, Cicely Joseph, Gertrude Joseph; uncles, Hilton Joseph Sr., Teddy Richardson, Leon Gilpin, Adolphus Richardson, Richie Richardson, Bernard Richardson; and aunts, Carolie Kelly, Ronnie Sempher, Kathleen Gilpin, Bernadine Richardson, Ena Joseph, and Daisy Joseph.

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Glendora Dawson

Glendora Dawson, better known as Ms. Norris, 67, a resident of Henderson, Nev., was called home on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Glendora was born on May 25, 1947, in St. John's, Antigua. She was a resident of Henderson since 2007.

Glendora was preceded in death by her oldest son, CPL Dion James.

She is survived by her two children, Jodeen Dawson-Thompson and Jermaine Dawson; sisters, Gwendolyn E. Stoddard and Ruthlyn Richards; son-in-law, Earl Thompson Sr; nieces, Akeesha Edwards, Aleeka, Shanie, Marie and Kiara Stoddard, and Tanisha Willock; great-niece, Ashauna Dowl; special cousin, Anessa Alfred; brother-in-law, Hamilton Stoddard; stepgrandchildren, Earl Lee Thompson and Earl Thompson Jr and many more relatives and friends.

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Ivan Cytrien Magloire Brooks

Relatives and friends are advised of the passing of Mr. Ivan Cytrien Magloire Brooks, better known as Brooksie, on April 25, 2015.

Mr. Ivan Brooks was born on October 14, 1935, on the island of Guadeloupe.

He is survived by his wife, Octavia Carty Brooks; son, Cyril Brooks; stepchildren, Alwyn Carty, Harella Carty, Vanessa Carty-Richardson, Quincy Carty, Kervin Carty, Keldris Carty; step son-in-law, Matthew Richardson; step-daughter-in-laws, Paula Carty and Francesca Wenner-Carty; brothers, Reginald, Cyril, and Wilfred Brooks; sister, Emelia Magloire Liburd; brothers-in-law, Joseph Liburd, Jerry Carty, McDonald "Peter" Carty, Elton Carty, and Roy Hutchinson; sisters-in-law, Bernice Moore, Caroline Connor, and Jean Carty; aunt, Elaine Bryan; nephews, Stanley Liburd (former vice president, V.I. Taxi Association), Earl, Leroy, Joseph Jr., Ricardo Liburd, Kenroy Magloire, and Wendell Brooks; nieces, Shernella, Lisette, Cheryl, Giselle, Sheryl Lynn Brooks, and Sabrina Chablin; Mr. Hayes Williams and family (special cousin), Brother Jeff and family (Dominica); seven great-nieces, four great-nephews, grandchildren, cousins; Elder Gilbert Monrose and the Mount Zion Church of God family; Virgin Islands Taxi Association; the Brooks, Barry, Hyman, Liburd, Richardson, and Wellington families and many more too numerous to mention.

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Kareeb Antonio Smith

With deep regret we announce the passing of Kareeb Antonio Smith, better known as Cheese, Cheezmo or Cheddar.

He passed away on April 19, 2015.

Services will be held Saturday, May 9, with tributes from 9:30 to 10 a.m and services starting at 10 a.m. at Faith Wesleyan Holiness Church. Interment with follow at Eastern Cemetery.

Kareeb Smith was survived by his parents, Jenelyn James, Uele Smith Jr.; wife, Silvia O. Fernandez-Smith; son, Jeflfri Antoni Smith; grandmothers, Eleanor "Ellie" Blackman and Celestina Joseph (deceased); grandfathers, Uele Smith Sr., Hugh Blackman Sr., Westerby James (deceased); brothers, Keemo Smith, K'Shawn "Flear" Smith, Kory "Stryka" Smith, Uele Smith III, Ulic "Alphie" Smith, Akil Smith, Chad Ward, Rashawn Green, Lenay Brooks, Ajani Smith, Lahkeem Smith; sisters, Karmesha Warner, Janele Smith, Tina Smith, Tiffany Smith, Anika Smith, Ki'Neisha Smith; aunts, Gwendolyn James, Ureen Smith-Fahie, Phyllis "Kimmy" Blackman, Celeste "Shelly" Blackman, Tethler "Alicia" Blackman-Mills, Nicole Blackman-Edwards, Annette Smith, Charmaine Smith, Carolie Ward-Walker (deceased), Utah Smith (deceased); uncles, Uric Smith Sr., Vern Smith, Uland Smith, Cleve Smith, Chad Smith, Mark "Marcus" Clarke, Hugh "Mickey" Blackman Jr., Glenroy "Bannon" James (deceased); nieces, Juele Smith, Juleen Smith, Julisa Smith, Carlesha Lettsome, Ky'Nirah Smith, Amia Smith, Kwatyjah Smith, Jquanique Hyman, KahLee'ce Henley, Kali Smith, Kaisah Smith; nephews, Carl Lettsome, Charles Smith, Kayan Smith, Robert McKenny III, Tavion McKenny; special cousins, Uric "Jun Jun" Smith Jr., Paul "Lucky" Smith Jr., Kenneal Smith, Chad Ward, Jamal "Marley" Brathwaite; great-aunts, Ms. Lou Caiby, Geraldine Josheph, Tequan Maduro, Ellery Gumbs, Lois Roper, Adelaide Gumbs, Vashti Gumbs-Liburd, Annette Brooks; great uncles, Jerome James, Ishmael Todman, Alvaris Trotoman, Earnest Brooks, Ruele Brooks, Denzel Brooks; special friends, Curtis Rey, John Mills Jr., Camile Richardson, Melvin "Kambo" Williams, Roxanne Lewis; cousins, Nicole Phearson, Shanell Mercer, Miller Huggins Jr., Natalie Fraser, Lucien Fraser, Akeem Appleton, MaKeem Appleton, Makeemo Appleton, Dwayne Smith, Elaine Keshawna Smith, Shareena Smith, Urica Lenhardt, Kimra Estrada, Kimra Estrada, Lekeesha Estrada, Kymisha Callwood, Keshawn Callwood, Rashawn Green, Raquia Green, Shellia Crawford, Shellisa Forbes, Shelliqua Bartley, Tequan Maduro, Tequan Maduro, Michelle Clark, Shinelle Clark, Shineka Clark, Monet Clark; great-cousins, Sherena James, Shirley James, Dorothy James, Milton James, McNeil James, Corey "Pablo" Roper, Troy Roper, Kia Brown, Elaine Leslie, Dashawn Leslie, Innocent Liburd, Charrise Hart, Tremaine Sutton, Brittney Sutton, Claire Gumbs, Collette Gumbs, Dawn Gumbs-Monty, Darcel Gumbs, Clarence Gumbs III, Etherlyn Armstrong, Arycelis "Mijah" Brooks, Mia Trotman-Samuel, Tiffany Trotman-James Lynn "Candy" Brooks-George, Lenay Brooks, Eljo Brooks and Jacquelyn Smith.

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Mavis Elizabeth de Jongh

The de Jongh, Woods, and Dukes families are saddened to announce the death of Mavis Elizabeth de Jongh at her home on Saturday, April 25, 2015, just a few days before her 95th birthday.

Mavis was the widow of Percy Leo de Jongh (1904-1966), who served the Virgin Islands as Commissioner of Finance in the administration of several governors for more than a decade before his death.

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Mavis Elizabeth de Jongh

The de Jongh, Woods, and Dukes families are saddened to announce the death of Mavis Elizabeth de Jongh at her home on Saturday April 25, 2015, just a few days before her 95th birthday. Mavis was the widow of Percy Leo de Jongh (1904-1966), who served the Virgin Islands as Commissioner of Finance in the administration of several governors for more than a decade before his death.

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Christina Pickering

We announce the passing of Christina Pickering.

She is survived by her husband, Elroy A. Pickering Sr.; children, Caroline, Christine, Elroy Jr. and Eltino "Tino" Pickering; grandchildren, Chinelo Pickering, Caristina Pickering-Gerard, Ajayi Pickering-Haynes, Akira Pickering-Haynes, Mia Pickering and Nyla Pickering; sisters, Terrecita Rivera, Paquita Steele, Dahlia Hyndman and Ilda Colon; brother-in-law, Leayle Pickering Sr. and Angel Rivera Sr.; close friend, Leona Raymo; many nieces, nephews, cousins, godchildren; other relatives and friends including the Rojas, Francis, Callwood, Pickering, Ottley and DeCastro families.

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Donald A. George Sr.

Relatives and friends are advised of the passing of Donald A. George Sr., who passed away April 19, 2015, at the age of 90 at his residence.

He is survived by his wife, Erma A. George; sons, Allen (better known as Bunny), Verne and Ashley (better known as Ashanti) George; daughters, Alicia George Guiler and Velma George; special granddaughter/caretaker, Vernice George; son-in-law, Conrad Guiler; brother-in-law, James Dowe; sisters-in-law, Zida Dowe-Goldring, Hilda George and Mary George; 25 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

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Kareeb Antonio Smith

Services will be held Saturday for Kareeb Antonio Smith, better known as Cheese, Cheezmo, or Cheddar. He passed away on April 19, 2015.

Tributes will be held from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Faith Wesleyan Holiness Church with the service starting at 10 a.m.

The service location will be at Faith Wesleyan Holiness Church and interment with follow in Eastern Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Celestina Joseph; grandfather, Westerby James; aunts, Carolie Ward-Walker and Utah Smith; and uncle, Glenroy "Bannon" James.

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Federico Fergus

Federico Fergus, also known as "Freddie," age 87, of Estate Whim passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015.

The viewing will take place at 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. Luke AME Church viewing with the service following at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Kingshill Cemetery Veteran's Section.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Christophena Williams; father, Emmanuel Fergus; and brother, Wilford Jackson.

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