SHEILA ERNESTA BRUCE née BELGRAVE: aged 78 also known as “Merlene” of Henley Land, St. John entered peacefully into rest on Sunday 22nd September 2019 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
Wife of Rawle Bruce;
Mother of Dennis, Ernesta, Anderson, Cathy-Ann and Michelle Belgrave and Allison Bruce;
Step-mother of Noel Clarke;
Grandmother of Alex, Tylon, Allissa, Anako, Anderson jr., Alicia, Zaherie, Arrianna, Antonio, Sharifa and Ebony Belgrave, Alexis Holder, Shenika Griffith and Akeel Mapp;
Great grandmother of Jabari Trotman, Rashala and Kody Belgrave, Akayliah Mapp and Aniah Rock;
Sister of Elma Weekes, Marjorie Jordan and Bertley Lewis (all of the UK), Cynthia Nurse, Lionel Belgrave and the late Coreen Daniel, Althea and Kelvin Belgrave;
Aunt of Verona, Yvette, Felicia, Ivalene, Evariste, Carolyn and Carol-Ann Nurse, Charolotta and Richard Jordan, Ralph Alleyne, Ron Wiltshire, Sherwin and Nicole Codrington, Ryan Toppin, Nolan and Etwin Padmore;
Great aunt of Colleen Robinson, Richard Jordan jr., Keisha Nurse, Janielle Murrell, Nicole Dummett amd many more;
Niece of Tessie Brathwaite and Stella Belgrave;
Cousin of Veta Goddard, Beverley Haynes, Margaret and Clifton Amey, Roslyn and Kenrick Belgrave and many more;
Sister-in-law of Cuthbert Daniel, Lolita Belgrave, Myrna, Roger and Janet Bruce;
Relative of the Belgrave, Nurse, Bruce, Goddard and Brathwaite families;
Friend of Pastor Rodney and Marion Todd, Sandra Pollard, Randolph Broomes, Elsie Padmore, Undine Bowen, Nola and Linda Sealy and many more.
The funeral of the late Sheila Ernesta Bruce née Belgrave leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Monday, 14th October, 2019 at 1:45 p.m. for St. John Parish Church, Glebe Land, St. John where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 3:30 p.m. for the service. The funeral will then proceed to the St. John Cemetery for the interment.
The Organist and members of the Church Choir are kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 12.00 noon on Monday, 14th October, 2019.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Sunday, 13th October, 2019 from 4 – 6 p.m.