Passed peacefully away on July 13, 2021, (Bessie) Elizabeth Marie Keats at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Center, Grand Falls-Windsor. She was 68 years of age.
Bessie loved her grandkids dearly and her great-grandkids just as much. She also enjoyed her car rides, flowers, walks and having a crowd of family and friends around. She enjoyed watching her “soaps” on television. She was a very loving and caring woman with a very big heart with feelings for everyone and would do without herself for anyone in need. She will be greatly missed.
She was predeceased by her parents Sidney and Maryanne Keats; husband Michael Tom Gunn; sisters Myrtle Keats, Madeline, Lillian Burt; brother Victor Keats. She leaves to mourn her partner Hugh Sheppard; sons Rodney (Anna), Stephen (Rachel), Victor (Felecia), Joseph (Michelle), Ben (Jennifer), Peter, Harry (Corena), Patrick (Nicole); daughter Diana (Percy); sisters Fronie, Marie, Trudy, Violet, Florence, Trixie, Vera, June; brothers Andrew, Walt; 28 grandchildren;15 great-grandchildren and a large circle of other relatives and friends.