(The Telegram, St. John's, NL, February 23, 2009)
Butler, Donald - In loving memory of J. Donald Butler, 81 years, Sunday, February 22nd, 1009 at the Elizabeth Centre, Val Caron, beloved husband of Bella (Robson) Butler predeceased 2001. Loving father of Patricia (husband Tony D'Angelo), Jim (wife Meri-Lynn), Gerald (wife Cathie), Marvin (wife Linda), Catherine (husband Mike Fournier) and Michael (wife Jennifer). Cherished grandfather of Calli (husband Ronald Klem), Meghan (husband Armin Berrer), Tara (husband Kevin Lauzon), Matthew (wife Meagan), Derek (wife Paula), Emilie, Chelsea, Brittany, Brandian, Christopher and Amanda (predeceased) and great-grandchildren Andrew, Jacob, Aleandra, Aedan and Kamryn. Dear son of James and Ida (Bishop) Butler predeceased. Dear brother of Eileen Walters, Meta Percy, and predeceased by Ted, Alex, Aubrey and Gwen. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Funeral Prayers in the R.J. Barnard Chapel, Jackson & Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch St., Sudbury, Thursday, February 26th, 2009 at 1 pm. Cremation with interment in the family plot at Civic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Society or charity of your choice would be appreciated. Friends may call after 11am Thursday.