In Memory of



Obituary for Earl Coombs

Mr. Earl Coombs of Spaniards Bay passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Friday, August 26, 2022. Mr. Coombs was 70 years old.

He leaves to mourn his loving family:
Wife of 46 years: Cynthia
Daughter: Tracy (Neil)
Son: Trevor (Amanda)
Grandchildren: Ethan, Emma, Evan, Liam & Noah
Brothers: Joshua Coombs (Mabel), Les Coombs (Anna), & Harry Coombs (Lorraine)
Sisters: Eileen Mercer (Nathaniel), & Doreen Hanames (Don)
Step brothers & sisters
Siblings-in-law: Wayne Oake (Marie), & Judy (Len)

And a large circle of nieces, nephews, other family, & close friends…

Pre-deceased by:
Parents: Henry & Mabel Coombs
Sister: Jeanette (Joe) Wells
Sister-in-law: Mary Coombs
Parents-in-law: William & Mary Porter
Mother-in-law: Joan Oake

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Slade’s Funeral Home, Conception Bay Highway, Spaniards Bay on Tuesday: 12-5 P.M., and 7-8:30 P.M. In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in his loving memory to the Earl Coombs Memorial Fund. Email Transfers can be sent to, password: coombs. Please include a note stating what or whom the donation is for.

Closing prayers will be held on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 8:30 P.M. at Slade’s Funeral Home, Spaniards Bay.

Condolences may be written to the family at: , on the Memory Wall section of the obituary. For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts, Spaniard’s Bay and surrounding areas.