Funeral Service for the late Robert Anthony (Tony) Garraway, 91 years of Skyline Lakes and formerly of Portsmouth, Commonwealth of Dominica, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 17th, 2022 at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral, West Street. Celebrant Rev. Monsignor Alfred C. Culmer assisted by Deacon Samuel Mitchell. Interment will follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens & Mausoleums, John F. Kennedy Drive.
Due to current Government regulations in respect of Covid-19, masks and physical distancing are required.
Robert was preceded in death by his Parents: Robert and Isla Garraway; Brothers: Francis and Michael Garraway; and Sister: Marion Elwyn.
He will be lovingly remembered by his Wife: Elma, “His Darling”; Children: Robert (Lynaire) Garraway; Antonia (Crispin) Benjamin; and AnnaMaria Garraway; Grandchildren: Chaz, Robert III, and Layel Garraway; Andrew and Charles Benjamin; Brothers: James (Deirdre), Newton (Gloria), Derek Garraway; Dr. Bernard Rolle; Sisters: Patricia (Anthony) Inglis; Judith Pestaina; Kathleen (Derek) Harty; Dr. Annie Marie Garraway; and Sylvia Johnson; Nephews & Nieces: Isla (Greg) Deane, Peter (Phyllis), Michael (Caroline) Garraway, Eleanor (Ian) Phillips; Dr. Levi (Giselle) Garraway, Dr. Isla (Dave) Shavelle, Dr. Doris (Michael) Baker; Tischa Inniss, Sean and Peter Inglis, Shelley, Warren and Grant Pestaina, Kaninia Harty; Eddy and Angele Garraway; Robert and Kanina Harty; Marisa, Charlene and Russell Garraway; Manfred Elwyn, Dr. Jennifer Elwyn, Claron Riviere, Heather Toulon; Dr. Noelyn Rolle and Ted Rolle; Leo, Sharon Gaye, Fern Major, Jacqueline (Paul) Knowles, Karenza (Robert) Prude; Ian (Asha) Adderley, Erica (Patrick) Gardiner, Tamika Adderley; Thania Redman, Thomas Trevor Dean; Chinique (Phillip) Kemp, Chinarae (Damani) Horton;Grandnieces & Nephews: Matedas, Ariel and Christina Garraway, Giselle and Greer Deane, Amanda, and Adrian Phillips; Peter, Jordan, and Samuel Farquharson; Saraya (Mike) Simon, Manny Elwyn; Dwight and Darina Garraway, Kaitlyn, Michael and Lily Shavelle, Isla Baker; Ethan Dean; Phillip Kemp III; Dez Walker; In-Laws: Ena Major, Colleen Adderley, Olivia Turnquest, Thelma (Thomas) Dean and Harriet (Clyde) Pratt, Dr. Ruth (Leroy) Sumner, Joan Pinder, Elease Scavella, Peter Strachan, and Rose Bethel; Cousins: Cecil (Mavis) Johnson, Gloria Assing, June Goodrich, Velma Shillingford, Beverly Johnson, Desmond (Athena), Rosamond Johnson; Ziska & Lynn White; Roy, Maeva, Cheryl, William, Sonia, Norma, and Philip Rolle; Godchildren: Isla Garraway, Edmund Butler, Adrian Ramsey, and Paquel Sands; Regarded Relatives & Special Friends: Jane Hart, Steve Price, Loftus and Cathy Butler and Family; Benoit, Laville, Bellot, Edgar, Roberts and Rolle Families; Matthew, Julien, Sturrup and Duncanson Families; Benjamin and Lockhart Families; The Dahl Family; Samuel and Thalia Campbell and Family; Audrey Deveaux, Dr. Charles and Ciara Diggiss and Family; Elfriede Burnett, Dr. Elvira Itza Major and Family; Dr. Donald and Betty McCartney; Rev. Kendrick Forbes, Cheryl Sands and Family; Marjorie Davis and Family; Sisters of St. Martin’s Monastery; Paula Sweeting, Nicole and Peter Campbell and Family; Dame Ivy Dumont and Family; Hon. Hubert and Deloris Ingraham; Most Hon. Dr. Hubert and Patricia Minnis and Family; Pierre and Susan Dupuch; Sir Burton and Lady Camille Hall and Family; James Smith and Family; Dr. Pandora Johnson and Family; Mrs. Anita Bernard, Iris Pinder, Elsie Pilgrim, Evelyn Rolle, Dr. Dawn Wilson, Audrey Farrington, Maxine Ritchie and Family; Mr. and Mrs. Ernst Rumer, Mrs. Willamae Salkey, Robert and Candrice Coakley, Brian and Ellen Serville, Sherrilyn Wallace, Christine Campbell, Antionette Archer-Hamilton and Family; Marcia Forsythe, Joan and Lloyd Ramdon, Roscoe Turnquest, Lightbourne, Knowles, Newman, Turnquest, and Cartwright Families; Stella and Greg Thompson, Mena Griffiths and Ladies of Cognizance; Murphy Family and Alonzo Saunders. The Bahamas Dominica Association, The Land Surveyors Association, Bahamas Girl Guides Association, Father Paschal Ukpeh and Parishioners of the Church of the Resurrection, and The Skyline Lakes Association including, The Burrows, Smiths, Collie, Stubbs, and Gibson Families; as well as numerous friends and acquaintances across the length and breadth of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas.
Special gratitude is extended to Dr. Nikia Forbes, Dr. Dwayne Sands, the Doctors, and Nursing Staff of Doctors Hospital Health System; Dr. Keith Rivers, Alonzo Saunders and Virginia Murphy for the services and care provided for Robert Garraway. Immense gratitude is expressed to Dr. Caroline Burnett-Garraway who provided dedicated care throughout all of Robert’s health challenges.
May His Soul Rest in Peace!
Friends may pay their last respects at Bethel Brothers Morticians & Crematorium, #44A Nassau Street on Friday September 16th, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will be no viewing at the church.