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Veneita Monterose Butcher
With sadness in death and with gratitude for God’s gift of resurrection life, we share the passing of our beloved. Aged 81 years of Fairholme Gardens, Maxwell, Christ Church and Haggatt Hall, St. Michael. Retired Senior Sister at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
Wednesday, July 19th, 2023
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Wife of the late Ernest Irwin Butcher (Aeronautical Mechanic with BWIA Engineering Dept).

Daughter  of the late Edward Padmore and Beatrice Gittens.

Mother  of Jowin Butcher, Julie Crawford and bonus mother of Jose Trotman.

Grandmother of Malachi and  Mateo Butcher, Paige and  Robert Crawford III, and bonus grandmother of Hannah, Eden and  Isaac Trotman.

Adopted mother of Junior Grant.

Special mother of Vashti Roberts and Monica Halvorsen.

Godmother of Amoy Gilding-Bourne.

Mother-in-law of Robert Crawford Jr.

Sister of Isalene Applewhite, Pauline Inniss, the late Ismay Reid, Thelma Smart, Eudora Hurley and Cleo Sweeney.

Aunt of Terry Jordan, Michael Inniss, Patricia, David, Peter and Philip Applewhite, Veneita Forde, Christine Tudor, Edward Reid, Colin, Roslyn and Joycelyn Hurley, Nigel Gittens, the late Patricia Inniss, Emerson and Edwin Sweeney.

Sister-in-law of Doreen, Royce, Judith, Jeanette, Jules, Ruth and Reginald Butcher.

Friend of Yvonne Husbands-Weir, Diana Squires, Eula Blackett, Patricia Guilding, Robert and Bertha Crawford, David and Cherryann Ince, Vivian Garrett, Pedro and Carla Lawrence, Dr. John and Allison Haynes, Dr. Leo and Ann Marie Brewster, former sisters and nurses at the Q.E.H. and many others.

A Thanksgiving service celebrating  the  life of Veneita Monterose Butcher nee Gittens  will be held on Wednesday, July 19th, 2023, at 10:00am in the Chapel of  Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church where relatives and friends are asked to meet  followed by the interment in the  Summit Gardens. The organist is kindly asked to attend. Floral tributes may be delivered to Keith Jones Funeral Home no later than 8:00a.m. on Wednesday. Family and friends are

invited to a visitation  in the Chapel of Keith Jones Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael from 4:30p.m. to 6:00p.m. on Tuesday18th July 2023.

Live streaming of the service  may be viewed at


Condolences can be sent to keithjonesfunerals@caribsurf.com

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Keith Jones Funeral Home, Passage Road, St. Michael

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  1. To the family of the late Veneita Butcher, we extend our deepest sympathies to you during this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    You can reach us at:
    Church: Grace Bible Church, Paddock Road, St. Michael
    Email: purposewithhope@gmail.com
    Tel.no.: 250-0192

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