General/Convenience/Grocery Stores, Gooseberry Cove

Karen’s Convenience


In 2000, Karen Spurrell purchased Smith’s Store in Gooseberry Cove from Gertie Smith. Karen’s Convenience was in business for 17 years. On June 30, 2017, Karen sold Karen’s Convenience Ltd. to Trina Seward.

In 2022 this store changed hands once again. It is now Breanna’s Variety Shop Ltd. The grand opening was held on July 28, 2022.




Patrick Seward’s

Photo courtesy of Alphonus Seward


Catherine “Katie” (Shaw) Seward in their family convenience store.