Singer's Funeral Friday
December 14, 2005
A provincial singing legend will be laid to rest on Friday. Dick Nolan passed away early yesterday at hospital in Carbonear at the age of 66 after suffering a stroke last week. Nolan is being waked at Moore's Funeral Home in Bay Roberts. The funeral service will take place Friday moring at 10:30 from All Hallows RC Church in North River with interment to to follow at the All Hallows Cemetery.
Meanwhile, a fundraiser for Dick Nolan's family will be held Saturday night at Murphy's Pub in Marysvale. Spokesperson Wanda Murphy says Nolan used to play there and gave his final performance November 12th. A number of acts are scheduled to perform including Ronnie Rose, Herman Harris, and Kevin Mercer. Donations can be made by calling 528-1400.