Passed away on April 7, 2019, Lily Sarah Maud Pelley (nee Penney), at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Center, Grand Falls-Windsor. She was 78 years of age.
At the age of 17, Lily started a career in teaching. Her first placement was in a small community called Englee. She later taught in Bishops Falls and Botwood Senior High. In 1965, she married the love of her life Joseph Pelley. In 1975, they had their only child Jolene. Lily sold Avon for a number of years where she met many people and made many great friends. She was an active member in the Sea Cadet Parents Association for years. She was a home member with the UCW and enjoyed many Church activities. Lily loved to bake. She loved to make cookies and cakes for many in our community and donated her goodies to many functions. The loves of her life were her two grandchildren, they spent many days baking and just sitting around having a chat.
She was predeceased by her husband Joseph Pelley; parents George and Mildred Penney. She leaves to mourn her daughter Jolene (John) Seymoure; sister Verna (Freeman) Snow; grandchildren Kristen and Jordon Seymoure and a large circle of other relatives and friends.