Daily News Aug. 1, 1939

An outstanding member of the community and of the parish of Cape Broyle passed to her eternal reward on Sun, July 30, 1939 when Esther Carew died at her home in Shore’s Cove at the age of 87 years. She was the dgt of the late Henry Morry and Mary Devereaux of Ferryland.

The deceased is survived by one brother, Mr John Morry of this city and leaves 4 dgts - Annie McNamara of this city, Mrs JW Costello, Ferryland, Mrs Shorry, California, Mrs Peter Yard, Brooklyn and 3 sons, Thomas at home, Augustus at Seattle and John in Boston. Four sons, Ernest, Arthur, Vincent and Victor, the latter two paid the supreme sacrifice in France on July 10 and Nov 20, 1917 respectively, and also 2 brothers, the late Henry and George Morry and one sister, Mrs. Fenwick Crane of this city predeceased her.

Always a fervent Catholic she had the happiness of receiving the sacraments several times during her illness. The deceased was a lady of immeasurable charity and generosity. She was a charming conversationalist, a deep reader and her interests overflowed into every sphere of life.

Today, August 1, she will be tenderly laid to rest in Cape Broyle cemetery besides her husband who predeceased her several years ago. Funeral services conducted by Rev MJ Kennedy.