Muriel Purchase, 19242018 (aged 94 years)

Birth January 8, 1924 47 34

Birth of a sisterAmelia Forsey Purchase
May 5, 1928 (aged 4 years)
Birth of a sisterAmelia Forsey Purchase
May 5, 1928 (aged 4 years)
Birth of a brotherStanley Frank Purchase
February 27, 1930 (aged 6 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEsther Stoodley
June 27, 1941 (aged 17 years)
Birth of a sonStanley E Long
June 4, 1949 (aged 25 years)
Birth of a sonPaul Long
May 2, 1950 (aged 26 years)
Death of a sonPaul Long
May 14, 1950 (aged 26 years)
Death of a fatherAbiah Arthur Purchase
November 25, 1955 (aged 31 years)
Death of a motherAmelia Stoodley Forsey
October 26, 1978 (aged 54 years)
Death of a motherAmelia Stoodley Forsey
October 26, 1978 (aged 54 years)

Death of a sisterAmelia Forsey Purchase
June 5, 1982 (aged 58 years)
Death of a brotherAbia Arthur Purchase
October 1987 (aged 63 years)
Death of a husbandHarold James Long
August 16, 1990 (aged 66 years)
Death of a brotherJohn (Jack) Purchase
October 8, 1995 (aged 71 years)
Death of a brotherJohn (Jack) Purchase
October 8, 1995 (aged 71 years)
Death of a brotherEdward Maxwell Purchase
February 21, 1996 (aged 72 years)
Death of a sisterAnnie Mary Purchase
2013 (aged 88 years)
Death of a brotherStanley Frank Purchase
May 5, 2014 (aged 90 years)
Death February 19, 2018 (aged 94 years)
Note: It is with great sadness and heartbreak, but with huge gratitude for her long happy life, we announc…

It is with great sadness and heartbreak, but with huge gratitude for her long happy life, we announce the peaceful passing of a very dear mother, grandmother, sister-in law, aunt and dear friend, Muriel Long, 94 years of age on Monday, February 19, embraced in the arms of her loving family. Predeceased by her parents Amelia and Abia Purchase, husband Harold James Long, infant son Paul and all of her siblings. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her children: Gerry (Rosemarie), Stan (Barb), Elizabeth (Lee), Rick (Sandra), Harold James (Jim) (Annmarie), Christine (Wayne), Maxse (Mickey) (Terry); 18 grandchildren (whom referred to her as Nanny Moo); 16 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; special sister-in-law and lifetime friend Audrey Coffin; sisters-in-law Florence Purchase, Winne Long, Viola Long; life time friend Barb Moores; nieces and nephews, her loving cabin buddies, numerous friends and devoted dog, Ollie. She was a truly gentle soul who will be forever cherished in the hearts of those who knew her. A very special thank you to the staff at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital 7 East and especially the staff of the PCU at the Miller Centre for their care and compassion they showed her in her final days and a special thank you to Reverend Canon Iliffe Sheppard for his many visits. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 12-9 p. m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. - 9 p. m. Thursday. Funeral service will take place on Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at 11 a.m. from the Anglican Cathedral. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers greatly accepted. Donations may be made in her name to the Children’s Wish Foundation. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com. “Mom you will be forever loved and deeply missed by us all”

Family with parents
father
18761955
Birth: July 23, 1876 50 32St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: November 25, 1955St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
mother
18891978
Birth: March 4, 1889 25 27Grand Bank, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland
Death: October 26, 1978St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
elder brother
19091995
Birth: November 24, 1909 33 20Grand Bank, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: October 8, 1995St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
6 years
elder brother
19151996
Birth: December 25, 1915 39 26Grand Bank, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: February 21, 1996Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
2 years
elder brother
19181987
Birth: March 2, 1918 41 28St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: October 1987Ontario, Canada
21 months
elder sister
19191920
Birth: November 10, 1919 43 30St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: October 23, 1920St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
2 years
elder sister
19212013
Birth: November 8, 1921 45 32St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: 2013Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
7 years
younger sister
19281982
Birth: May 5, 1928 51 39St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: June 5, 1982St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
22 months
younger brother
19302014
Birth: February 27, 1930 53 40St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: May 5, 2014Burlington, Ontario, Canada
sister
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brother
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Muriel Long Purchase Portrait
19242018
Birth: January 8, 1924 47 34
Death: February 19, 2018St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Family with Harold James Long
partner
Harold Long Obituary
19241990
Birth: November 29, 1924 36 31St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: August 16, 1990St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
herself
Muriel Long Purchase Portrait
19242018
Birth: January 8, 1924 47 34
Death: February 19, 2018St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
son
Stan Long Portrait
19492020
Birth: June 4, 1949 24 25St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: February 21, 2020St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
11 months
son
19501950
Birth: May 2, 1950 25 26St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: May 14, 1950St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
daughter
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daughter
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son
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Death

It is with great sadness and heartbreak, but with huge gratitude for her long happy life, we announce the peaceful passing of a very dear mother, grandmother, sister-in law, aunt and dear friend, Muriel Long, 94 years of age on Monday, February 19, embraced in the arms of her loving family. Predeceased by her parents Amelia and Abia Purchase, husband Harold James Long, infant son Paul and all of her siblings. Leaving to mourn with fond and loving memories, her children: Gerry (Rosemarie), Stan (Barb), Elizabeth (Lee), Rick (Sandra), Harold James (Jim) (Annmarie), Christine (Wayne), Maxse (Mickey) (Terry); 18 grandchildren (whom referred to her as Nanny Moo); 16 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; special sister-in-law and lifetime friend Audrey Coffin; sisters-in-law Florence Purchase, Winne Long, Viola Long; life time friend Barb Moores; nieces and nephews, her loving cabin buddies, numerous friends and devoted dog, Ollie. She was a truly gentle soul who will be forever cherished in the hearts of those who knew her. A very special thank you to the staff at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital 7 East and especially the staff of the PCU at the Miller Centre for their care and compassion they showed her in her final days and a special thank you to Reverend Canon Iliffe Sheppard for his many visits. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road from 12-9 p. m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. - 9 p. m. Thursday. Funeral service will take place on Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at 11 a.m. from the Anglican Cathedral. Interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road. Flowers greatly accepted. Donations may be made in her name to the Children’s Wish Foundation. To send a message of condolence or sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com. “Mom you will be forever loved and deeply missed by us all”