Monday, August 03, 2015

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Obituaries

APPLEBY, Norval "John"

APPLEBY, Norval "John"
A graveside memorial service for the late Norval “John” Appleby (November 15, 1955 – January 14, 2015), who passed away in Kelowna, BC, will take place on Sunday, August 2 at 4 p.m., at the Milltown Catholic Cemetery. A luncheon will follow at the St. Croix Vineyard Church, St. Stephen.


BELYEA, Eileen F.

BELYEA, Eileen F.
At her residence in Old Ridge, NB, on Monday, January 5, 2015; Eileen Frances (Grant) Belyea. Born in Blackland “Old Ridge”, NB.
Family & friends are welcomed to a graveside interment at Old Ridge Cemetery on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 2 p.m.
Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com
Arrangements are entrusted to the care & direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB, (506-466-3110).


Christie, Laura

Christie, Laura
The family announces the death of Laura Christie (nee McCarthy) who passed away in her 95th year at Granite Ridge Care Community (Stittsville) on July 18, 2015.
Laura was born in Barnaby River, New Brunswick. She lived in Nelson, Miramichi and raised her family in St. Stephen, NB. She was predeceased by her husband Fred Christie, as well as her brothers Vince, Clem and Jack and her sister Teresa McCarthy and brother-in-law Bill Willows.
Laura is survived by her children, Jack (Irene), Joanne (Barry Gauthier), Joyce (Randy Blundell) and Jayne (PJ Hollingdale) and grandchildren, Russell (Emily) and Scott Gauthier; Christie and Andrew Hollingdale; and Laura Blundell. Laura is also survived by her three sisters, Mary Willows, Doreen (Jack) Comerford, Geri (Al) Clarke and many beloved nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service was held in Ottawa on July 22, 2015. The interment will be in the Milltown Catholic Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2015 followed by a reception at Holy Rosary Parish Hall, Union Street., St. Stephen, NB.


CHUTE, Darrell L.

CHUTE, Darrell L.
Darrell Chute, 87, passed away at his home on Saturday, June 20, 2015, less than 200 feet from where he was born on Campobello Island, NB. He was the youngest son of Hiram G. and Maria (Sirles).
Darrell worked for many years in his own business as the owner and proprietor of Island Plumbing & Heating. He was a long-time member of North Road Baptist Church.
Darrell is survived by his two daughters, Maureen Dean (Albert) of Oak Bay, NB, and Christina Wade of Fort Lauderdale, FL, and by a stepdaughter, Terri (Mitchell) Breton (Jason) of Turner, ME. He had several grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Darrell was predeceased by Marion (Newman), his wife of 55 years; by wife, Eva (Fitzsimmons/Mitchell), and a special friend, Geraldine Westrup; also by all of his six siblings, Alvin Chute, Lawrence Chute, Ronald Chute, Hiram R. Chute, Pearl Phinney, and Louise Kershaw.
Visiting hours at North Road Baptist on Wednesday June 24 from 7 - 9 p.m.
The funeral will be held at the church on Thursday, June 25, at 2 p.m., with pastors Dana Mersereau and Garnett Chute officiating. Darrell will be interred at the North Road Cemetery on Campobello on Thursday, June 25, 2015.
Memorial gifts to the North Road Baptist Church or to the Sandy Cove Bible Camp would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


CROSSE, Audrey Ferne (Langerfield)

CROSSE, Audrey Ferne (Langerfield)
Audrey Ferne Crosse (Langerfield)passed away on June 12, 2015, at 80 years of age, near Oshawa, Ontario.
Originally of St. Andrews New Brunswick, daughter of Herman and Ferne Cross (McCullugh), granddaughter of Captain John Burton Cross and Maggie May (O'Neil).
Some of Audrey's happiest days were spent at the blockhouse where her grandparents lived, being part of the championship (1950) Charlotte County G. S. baseball team, and being active in Guides and Sea Rangers (S.R.S. Haida) in St. Andrews.
Audrey will be remembered as a kind and generous lady, an active listener and a brilliant mother and friend. She was always looking forward, and was driven by her family and her quest for the perfect garden.
Forever loved and deeply missed by her husband Ralph Langerfield, of 49 years, her daughter Brenda, her son Brian and daughter-in-law Kelly, and her grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her brothers, Robert and Bernard Crosse, and her son, Allan.
Her brother Michael, of Miramichi, his loving wife Judy, her daughter Brenda, and family from 'away' will be together for an informal Celebration of Life on Wed., June the 24th at St. Andrews, with an open invitation for friends to drop by in for coffee, tea and sweets at 11 a.m. at the Harbour Front Restaurant, 225 Water Street.


DAIGLE, Genevieve Mary

At Lincourt Manor, St. Stephen, NB, July 1, 2015, Genevieve Mary Daigle; wife of the late Edgar Joseph Daigle and daughter of the late Charles Joseph and Mary “Pearl” (Daigle) Pitre.
Survived by her children, Bernadette Davis of St. Stephen, NB, Charles Daigle (Cindy) of St. Stephen, NB, Veronica Wordell (Barry) of Rhode Island, Lorrinda Weldon of Athabasca, AB, Edgar Daigle Jr. (Trudy) of St. Stephen, NB, Norman Daigle (Rhonda) of Stony Plain, AB, Claudette Stafford of Gwynne, AB; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, four brothers, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Predeceased by one daughter, Bernice Mosher, two sisters and one brother.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Stephen’s Roman Catholic Church, Milltown Blvd., St. Stephen, NB on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 10 a.m.
Visiting hours were held at The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB on Sunday, July 5, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
For those who wish, remembrances to Charlotte County Cancer, Alzheimers Association or a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca.


DEVEAU, Norma May Livingston English

DEVEAU, Norma May Livingston English

Norma May Livingston English DeVeau, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, aged 84 years, passed away at the Charlotte County Hospital on Wednesday, June 17, 2015.
Norma was always active in the local community with 4-H clubs, dog shows, horse shows and always looking to help others. Norma did many things in her life including being a poet and a storyteller.
Her love of horses and children will be missed by her daughters Carol, Linda, Sherry, and Susan, and her two surviving sons, Tony and Christopher, as well as her several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Thank you to the staff of the Charlotte Country Hospital for their exceptional care and to the staff of Kindred Care for being there for Norma for all these years.



DONAHUE, Catherine “Kaye” Alice

DONAHUE, Catherine “Kaye” Alice

At Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB, July 21, 2015, Catherine “Kaye” Alice Donahue. Wife of the late James Vincent Donahue and daughter of the late James Edward and Clara (Graves) Heatherington.
Survived by one daughter, Linda (Robinson) Baxter (Doug) of Saint John, NB., one son, James Donahue (Tammy) of Waweig, NB., six grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, five great great grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by one grandson, two brothers and one sister.
Rested at The S. O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB, from where the funeral service was held on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 2 PM. Visiting hours were held at the funeral home on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 from 7-9 PM.
For those who wish, remembrances to the Charlotte County SPCA or a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca


DOUGHTY, Everett Merton

At the Charlotte County Hospital in St. Stephen, NB on March 5, 2015, Mr. Everett Doughty of Richardson, NB. Born in Richardson on June 14, 1928, son of the late Romandale (Willis) Doughty and Gardina Mosher (Lila) Doughty.
A loving brother and uncle, he is survived by sisters, Elna Parker of Lord’s Cove, NB and Carolyn Townsend, of St. Stephen, NB, and one brother, Glenn Doughty of Waterloo, ON; cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by brothers, Lawrence and Milton, and sisters, Edith Small and Elva Hall.
Prior to Everett’s retirement, he worked as a fisherman and various lobster pounds. He retired from Patural Lobster International a number of years ago. Everett was a member of Lord’s Cove Church of Christ.
In memory of Everett, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
In keeping with Everett’s wishes, there will be a graveside service at Mount Hope Cemetery on July 12 at 2 p.m., followed by a reception at the Lord’s Cove Church hall.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home and Crematorium at 26 Portage St., St. George, NB.


DUNLAP, Barbara “Jean”

At Bayside, NB, July 7, 2015, Barbara “Jean” Dunlap, wife of the late James Herbert Dunlap. Born Sept. 8, 1926, daughter of the late John Oliver and Bettie (Robertson) Spinney, formerly of Sussex and St. George, NB.
Jean was a veteran of the Second World War with the Canadian Women’s Army Corps and served many years with the Canadian Army Militia. She was also a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #9, St. Stephen, NB. She was a past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #20, Sussex, NB and past member of Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #40, St. George, NB.
Survived by three sons, James L. MacDonald (Barbara) of San Diego, CA, Terry C. Dunlap (Geraldine) of Saint John, NB, James O.T. Dunlap (Geri) of St. George, NB; one daughter, Pege Peters (Joe) of St. Stephen, NB; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one brother, James Spinney (Gaye) of Cornwall, ON; three sisters, Mildred Irwin of Fredericton, NB, Dorothea Baldwin of St. Stephen, NB, Bettie Anne Boulter of Fredericton, NB; sister-in-law, Joan Spinney of Ontario; several nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her husband; one daughter, Janet Dunlap; one granddaughter, and one brother, John Spinney.
Resting at The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB from where the funeral service will be held on Friday, July 10, 2015 at 1 p.m.
Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Interment at St. George Rural Cemetery, St. George, NB at 4 p.m.
For those who wish, remembrances to the Lung Association or charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca.


FITZGERALD, Garth Z.

FITZGERALD, Garth Z.
At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on Friday, July 24, 2015, Garth Fitzgerald, husband of Mary (Matthews) Fitzgerald of Wilsons Beach, NB. Born on Campobello, he was the son of the late Osborne and Doris (Matthews) Fitzgerald.
All who knew Garth knew of his long-time passion for the sea. He was a fisherman for many, many years. Garth was also a long-time, dedicated member of the F & A.M.
Surviving, in addition to his wife Mary, of over 60 years, are his daughter, Valerie Fitzgerald, and son, Mark, both of Campobello; grandchildren, Tara (Tim) Tabutt of Columbia, ME, Daphne (Jonathan) Savage of Lubec, ME, Alisha (Dustin) Mundy of Stedman, NC; great-grandchildren, Dayna, Robert and Holly; many nieces and nephews.
Garth was predeceased by daughter, Mary Katherine, brother, James, and sister, Alice Turnbull.
By Garth’s request there will be no visitation; however, friends are welcome to attend a graveside service on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 2 p.m., at Wilsons Beach Community Cemetery, Head Harbour Road. Pastor Randy Harris will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St .Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


GAY, Rev. Fred

At Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB, July 5, 2015 Rev. Fred Gay, husband of Brenda (Allen) Gay of St. Stephen passed from the arms of his loving family into the arms of his beloved Saviour. Born in Meriden CT in 1921 he was the son of the late Arthur and Carrie Gay.
In addition to his wife Brenda, he is survived by his son, Christian (Robyn) of Utopia and daughter Doreen Rainville (Ray) of Palm Coast, FL; grandchildren, Nick and Rachael Gay, Ryan and Renee Rainville (Adam Gill), Randy, Rusty, Brian and Adam; several great-grandchildren, nieces and lifelong friend, Mary Olmstead.
He was predeceased by his parents; one daughter, Carol Dillon; brother, Ray, and sister, Marguerite Dubord.
A humble and compassionate servant of God, Fred, alongside his wife, ministered in countless churches in PEI and NB, touching lives for over 50 years with their ministry of song.
At Fred’s request there will be no visitation. Following cremation Fred will be laid to rest in Presque Isle, ME. A celebration of his home-going will be held at Pennfield Baptist Church on Saturday, July 18 at 2 p.m., with reception to follow.
A detailed obituary may be viewed at www.humphreysfh.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


GIDDENS, Laura

A memorial service for Laura Giddens will be held Friday, July 17 at 10 a.m. at the S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB. A reception following the service will be held at Kirk-McColl Church.


GIDDENS, Laura

GIDDENS, Laura
A memorial service for Laura Giddens will be held Friday, July 17 at 10 a.m. at the S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB. A reception following the service will be held at Kirk-McColl Church.


GREENIER, Oril Elizabeth

GREENIER, Oril Elizabeth
At Campobello Lodge on Saturday, June 20, 2015, Oril Elizabeth (Tinker) Greenier; wife of the late Adam Greenier. Born on Campobello, NB she was the daughter of the late Alonzo and Violet (Williams) Tinker.
For many years Oril worked in the sardine factory. She was a long-time member of St. Timothy’s Church in Campobello. Over the years Oril had a great love for the sound of the violin and even endeavoured to learn how to play the instrument.
Oril is survived by her sons, Peter of St .Stephen, NB, Danny (Cindy) of Welshpool, NB; daughters, Elizabeth Butler of Campobello, NB, Opal Newman (Hubert) of Kanata, ON; two sisters, Eugenia Stevens of St. Andrews, NB, and Christina Mitchell (James) of Campobello; grandchildren, Victoria Matthews, Adam Butler, Alfred Fishwick, Ira Fishwick (Jessica), Kenny Greenier, Peter Greenier, Mark Greenier, Eric Greenier, Erica Newman, Natasha Newman, Daniel Greenier (Genesis), Davern Greenier, Patricia Greenier, Crista Greenier-Hatt (Troy), Daine Greenier and Tayla Greenier; many great-grandchildren.
Oril was predeceased by her son, Adam, and daughter, Loretta Fishwick, and three brothers, Sherman, Ainsley and Odell.
Rested at St. Timothy’s Church, Welshpool, NB from where the family received friends during a time of visitation on Monday, June 22, from 7 - 9 p.m. only.
A private family graveside service took place at Wilson’s Beach Cemetery with prayers at graveside by Rev. Eugene Gaffey. Active pallbearers were Rowland Boland, Blair Tinker, Colbert Tinker, Robert Tinker and Chris Tinker.
Donations to a charity of the donors’ choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).




HATT, Harley Hatt

HATT, Harley Hatt
Peacefully, at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour, NB on July 29, 2015, Harley Hatt, husband of Eudora (Justason) Hatt of Pennfield NB. Born in St. George, NB on Jan. 7, 1925, he was a son of the late Curtis and Flossie (Holland) Hatt.
A loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, in addition to his wife, Eudora, Harley is survived by three sons, Larry Hatt (Kitty Donelan) and Gregory (Barbara) Hatt, both of Fredericton, NB and Timothy (Wanda) Hatt of Pennfield, NB; one daughter, Laurel (Edward) Phillips of Hampton, NB; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Thelma Hatt, Nonnie Hatt and Royetta Hatt; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Harley was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He was predeceased by seven brothers and six sisters.
Prior to retirement Harley worked as a mechanic for Connors Brothers in Blacks Harbour for many years. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed both fishing and hunting, and lost count of all the moose he tagged over the years. He was known in his family as the Mr. Fix It and even in his older days was determined to help his family any way he could. Harley was a local proprietor, having owned B & N Service Station in Utopia and the Pennfield Sports Center, which he took pride in owing with his wife, Eudora. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #12 F & AM in St. George and was a long-time member of the Pennfield Baptist Church. He will be sadly missed but forever loved by his family and many friends.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. Rested at the Pennfield Baptist Church, Pennfield NB with visiting on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.
The service was held from the church on Saturday at 2 p.m., with Rev. Reg Ward officiating, followed by the interment in the church cemetery. A Masonic Lodge Tribute Service was held at the church on Friday at 8 p.m.
In Harley’s memory, donations to the Fundy Nursing Home would be greatly appreciated by the family. The family would like to send a special thank you to the staff at the Charlotte County Hospital, Second Floor, as well as the staff at the Fundy Nursing Home for all their care and compassion shown not only to Harley but to themselves over this passed while. Your kindness will never be forgotten.
Online condolences and donations may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca.








HOYT, Dale Leigh Jr.

At his residence, on July 5, 2015, Dale Leigh Hoyt, Jr., husband of Misty (Thompson) Hoyt of Caithness, NB. Born in Saint John, NB on May 3, 1974, he was the son of Dale Hoyt, Sr. and Joanne (Parks) Blair.
A loving husband, father, son, brother, nephew and friend, in addition to his wife Misty, he is survived by his daughter, Darian Hoyt of Caithness, NB; stepdaughter, Shelrae (Tarek) Russell of Saint John, NB; his father, Dale Hoyt, Sr. of St. George, NB; his mother, Joanne (David) Blair of Fredericton, NB; sister, Lindy Sullivan-Koteff of Beaver Harbour, NB; half-sister, Victoria Blair (Taylor) of Fredericton, NB; several aunts, uncles, cousins, special friends; his nieces, Victoria, Catherine, Bridgette and Natalie, and his nephews, Garret, Brennan, Ethan, Kieran and Laken.
Prior to illness, Dale worked for Lake Utopia Paper as an Industrial Mechanic and before that he worked for Cooke Aquaculture for several years as a Marine Mechanic. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved lobster fishing. Friends were a big part of his life and he was known as a social butterfly who loved to be surrounded by his family and friends having a good laugh.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George.
Resting at the Sea View Full Gospel Church, Back Bay, NB with visiting on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
The service will be held from the church on Wednesday at 2 p.m., with Pastor Todd McGuire officiating.
In Dale’s memory, donations to Charlotte County Cancer or to the Kidney Foundation of Canada would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca.


JACKSON, Richard L.

JACKSON, Richard L.
Graveside service at St. Stephen Rural Cemetery, August 1, 2015 from 10 - 11 a.m., for interment of ashes.




KESSELRING, H. Dorothy

At her residence in Calais, ME on July 4, 2015, Mrs. H. Dorothy (nee Dick) Kesselring, wife of the late Karl Kesselring. Born in L’Etete, NB on April 27, 1912, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Lavenia (Miller) Dick.
A loving mother, grandmother and sister, Dorothy is survived by her sons, David (Carrole) Kesselring of Jarrettsville, MD, Eric (Gloria) Kesselring of Langhorne, PA, John Kesselring of L’Etete, NB and Mark Kesselring of St. George, NB; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two nieces, Marion Barry of St. George, NB and Donna Burke of L’Etang, NB; two nephews, Richard Dick of Toronto, ON and Ron (Micheline) Dick of L’Etete, NB, and by several cousins.
In addition to her husband, Dorothy was predeceased by brothers, Bert, Ward, Harold and James, and by sisters, Vivian Dick and Marion Dick.
Early in life, Dorothy worked as a nursing assistant. She enjoyed travelling, playing cards and was an avid bowler. She liked watching baseball and was a well known Red Sox fan. She will be sadly missed by her loving family.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.
Resting at the funeral home on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. A graveside service will take place at the L’Etete Community Cemetery, L’Etete, on Thursday at 2 p.m.
In Dorothy’s memory, donations to your local chapter of the Salvation Army or to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca.


KINNEY, Viola Marion

KINNEY, Viola Marion
At her residence, St. Stephen, NB., July 16, 2015, Viola Marion Kinney. Wife of Glenn E. Kinney and daughter of the late George Oliver and Mary Elizabeth (Appel) Messer.
Survived by her husband, two sons, Gerald (Diane) and Ronald (June), two daughters, Donna Rayner (Ed) and Lorraine Voutt (Royce), several grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by one daughter, Dorothy, two sons, Peter and Paul.
By request, no funeral service or visitation will be held.
For those who wish, remembrances to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca
Funeral arrangements in care of The S. O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB.


MARSHALL, Jeffrey Philip

MARSHALL, Jeffrey Philip

It is with great sadness that the family of Jeffrey Philip Marshall announce his passing on Saturday, June 27, 2015, at his home in Fredericton, NB. Born in Trinidad, he was the son of the late George and Lena (Nascimento) Marshall.
Jeffrey is survived by his wife, Cathy Hawthorne; daughters, Kristie Marshall (Paul Bacon) of Barrie, ON, and Cheleen Marshall (Matthew Pigeon) of Toronto, ON; a granddaughter, Breeann Bacon; stepchildren, Lauren Hawthorne of Halifax, NS, Brent Hawthorne (Emma Doherty) of Fredericton, NB, Evan Hawthorne (Erica Brown) of Fredericton, NB, Christine Palmer (Kevin) of Barrie, ON and Kenneth Paul (Crystal) of Vancouver, BC; sisters, Aileen Mosca (Jose) of Trinidad and Marie Rowley of England; mother- and father-in-law, Helen and Ernie Richards of St. Stephen, as well as an aunt, cousins, nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Jeffrey was predeceased by a brother, Lloyd.
The family would like to thank Dr. Debra Gowan and the Extra-Mural staff for their wonderful care and support.
A celebration of Jeffrey’s life will take place in Barrie, ON, at a later date. Donations in Jeffrey’s memory can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Extra-Mural program. Online condolences may be made at www.mcadamsfh.com




MATTHEWS, Winston L.

Unexpectedly, at the Eastern Maine Medical Centre in Bangor, Maine, U.S.A., on Sunday, July 5, 2015, Winston LeRoy Matthews, husband of Nellie Matthews of Campobello, NB. Born in St. Stephen, NB, he is the son of the late Audber and Vera (Newman) Matthews.
Since Winston was a young man he lived his life on the sea. He had a passion for fishing, but his greatest passion of all was the endearing love of his family.
Surviving in addition to his wife Nellie are his two sons, LeRoy of Campobello, NB and Barry and his wife Susan of Hampden, ME, USA; three grandchildren, Benjamin (Kimberly), Samantha, and Sara;, one great-granddaughter, Marley; two sisters, Deborah Anthony and Ruth Kelsey (Bruce), all of Campobello, NB; his only surviving uncle, Buster Matthews; cousins, nieces and nephews.
By Winston’s request there was no visitation; however, friends were welcome to attend a graveside tribute to his life on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 12:30 p.m., at Wilsons Beach Community Cemetery, Head Harbour Road, with Rev. Robert Weaver officiating. Friends were cordially invited back to Nellie’s home for a reception following the burial.
In lieu of flowers donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com. Donations to the Cancer Care of Maine EMHS Foundation, c/o P.O. Box 931, Bangor, ME, 04412 would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


McCULLOUGH, Lorne

McCULLOUGH, Lorne
Please join us for a Celebration of Life for Lorne McCullough on Saturday, July 25th from 1-3 p.m., at the Anglican Church Hall in Saint Andrews.


McCULLOUGH, Lorne

McCULLOUGH, Lorne
Please join us for a Celebration of Life for Lorne McCullough on Saturday, July 25th from 1-3 p.m., at the Anglican Church Hall in Saint Andrews.


McCUTCHEON, Mary “Helen”

At Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB, Mary “Helen” McCutcheon, wife of the late James William McCutcheon and daughter of the late Francis Wilfred and Josephine (Duplessis) Bernard.
Survived by four daughters, one son, several grandchildren and great-grandchildren, one sister, one brother, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at 1 p.m.
Visiting hours will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, July 11 from 12 - 1 p.m.
Interment at St. David Ridge Cemetery, St. David Ridge, NB at 4 p.m.
For those who wish, remembrances to a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca.


McFARLANE, Donald George

Donald George McFarlane, 89, a well-known businessman in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2015 at Passamaquoddy Lodge. Born in St. Andrews in 1926, he was the last surviving family member of the late Percy LeRoy and Annie Belle (McLaughlin) McFarlane.
He began his career in the retail hardware business in 1943 at Keay’s Hardware. Together with his friend, the late Fynes Charlton, they owned and operated Charlton & McFarlane Hardware from 1963 to 1985. He continued greeting and assisting residents and visitors of St. Andrews in the place he loved at the corner of Water and King Streets in St. Andrews until 2012. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and curling. During his life he was an active member of Greenock Presbyterian Church, a 25-year member of St. Andrews Fire Department, a volunteer for Meals on Wheels, and served a term on Town Council.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Thelma Doris (Stewart) McFarlane of St. Andrews; daughter, Deborah Lee (Raymond Frederick) Milligan of Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia; four grandchildren, Karen Elizabeth Milligan-Thurston (Steven Thurston) of Hamilton, Ontario, Robert Samuel Milligan of Queensland, Nova Scotia, Margaret Thelma Jean (Shaun) Goodhew of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and Donna Rae Milligan (Steven deMoss) of Halifax, Nova Scotia; three great-grandchildren, Matthew Raymond Thurston, Jacob Ernest Thurston and Zoey Lillith deMoss, and sisters-in-law Verna L. (Cross) McFarlane, Joyce Lilian (Turner) McFarlane, and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his eight brothers, Howard Parker (Carmen Mary Glass), William John, James Arthur LeRoy (Thelma J. Lord), Albert Laughlin (Eva Florine Duthie), Percy Edwin, Douglas Earle (Evelyn Marie Anderson), Melvin Frederick (Katherine E. Cleghorn), Norman James (Mary Elaine Holt), and one sister, Mary Ellen (James Norman) Beckerton.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Passamaquoddy Lodge Foundation Inc. or to the Greenock Presbyterian Church would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences to the family or donations may be made at www.humphreysfh.com.
Resting at Greenock Presbyterian Church, St. Andrews, from where the service will be held on Wednesday July 8, 2015 at 2 p.m., with Rev. Bob Johnson officiating. The interment will follow in St. Andrews Rural Cemetery followed by the reception in the church hall.
The family will receive friends at the church during a time of visitation on Tuesday July 7, from 2 - 4 p.m. only.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Mark St., St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


MCLEOD, George Donald

MCLEOD, George Donald (WWII Veteran)
It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of George McLeod of Fredericton, formerly of Rolling Dam, NB, on July 24, 2015 at the Veteran’s Health Care Unit. Born October 16, 1921 in Bonny River, he was the son of the late Donald and Blanche (Kinney) McLeod.
George is survived by his loving wife, Annie (Noddin) McLeod; son, Richard (Gigi) of London, Ont.; daughter Tanya Hiew (Fon) of Fredericton, NB; grandchildren, Mitchell Manzer, Rob Monroe, Dacia Tulk, Ryan McLeod, Kalian, Kaiden and Tianna Hiew; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Alvina Marshall; brother, Ralph McLeod; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
George was predeceased by his daughter, Patricia, and sons, Peter and Joseph, three brothers and five sisters.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd. In accordance with George’s wishes there will be a committal service with family and friends at a later date.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca


MITCHELL, Gladys Rossmore

MITCHELL, Gladys Rossmore

At Campobello Lodge, Campobello, NB on June 24, 2015, Mrs. Gladys Rossmore (Lambert) Mitchell, wife of the late Frederick A. Mitchell, formerly of Lambertville, Deer Island, NB. Born in Lambertville on March 21, 1918, she was a daughter of the late Warren and Bessie (Wilson) Lambert.
A loving grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Gladys is survived by her granddaughter, Michele (Jeffrey) Pelton of South China, ME; one great-granddaughter, Catherine “Emily” Pelton of South China, ME; one great-grandson, Jonathan Pelton of South China, ME; one sister, Eva Earle of Campobello, NB, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents and husband, Gladys was predeceased by one daughter, Brenda “Sharon” Garnett, and by two brothers and seven sisters.
Prior to retirement, Gladys worked as a packer for Connors Bros. on Deer Island. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and even in her older years could often be heard singing her favourite hymns. She was a long-time member of the Lord’s Cove Church of Christ, Lord’s Cove, NB.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. Rested at the Lord’s Cove Church of Christ, Lord’s Cove, with visiting on Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 7-9 p.m.
The service took place from the church on Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 11 a.m., with Rev. Glen Cox officiating, followed by the interment at the Mount Hope Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Lord’s Cove Church of Christ would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online donations and condolences may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca





MONKS, Annie Isabel

MONKS, Annie Isabel
At Lincourt Manor, St. Stephen, NB on June 17, 2015, with her family by her side, Mrs. Annie Isabel (Cook) Monks, wife of the late John Duncan Minto Monks, formerly of Back Bay, NB. Born at Blacks Harbour, NB on March 8, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Angus and Cora (Hooper) Cook.
A loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Annie is survived by two daughters, Joy (Peter) Bond of Nova Scotia and Brenda (Robert) Melanson of Back Bay; four sons, John Monks, Jr. of Back Bay, Dale Monks (Christina) of British Columbia, Angus (Janice) Monks of L'Etang, NB and Bradley (Jackie) Monks of Saskatchewan; two brothers, Emery Cook of Back Bay and Wayne Cook of Saint John, NB; 17 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her husband and parents, Annie was predeceased by one son, Blois Monks, and by three brothers and six sisters.
Prior to retirement, Annie worked as a packer for Connors Bros. in Back Bay. In her quiet time she enjoyed quilting and knitting. She had a passion for travel and talked fondly of her trips overseas, especially when she travelled to Scotland with her husband. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. Rested at the funeral home with visiting on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
The service was held from the funeral home chapel on Saturday at 2 p.m., with Rev. Wayne Matheson officiating, followed by the interment in the St. George Rural Cemetery.
In Annie's memory, donations to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Alzheimer's Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca.





NEYROUD, Marcel Ernest

NEYROUD, Marcel Ernest
At Lakeshore General Hospital, Pointe Claire, Quebec, May 18, 2015, Marcel Ernest Neyroud; husband of the late Dolores Shirley (McCullough) Neyroud and son of the late Marcel and Ida (Weiss) Neyroud.
A graveside service will be held at the St. Andrews Rural Cemetery, St. Andrews, NB on August 4, 2015 at 10 a.m.
Funeral arrangements in care of The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB.



POMEROY, Tanis

POMEROY, Tanis

At the Charlotte County Hospital, St Stephen, NB, July 11, 2015, Tanis Angela Pomeroy. Daughter of Cheryl (Pomeroy) Kirkpatrick and the late William Kirkpatrick.
Survived by her mother, one sister, Megan Glode (Christopher), special friend, Robert McFarlane, two uncles, Arnold Pomeroy (Sharel Jacobs), Jim Kirkpatrick (Noella), best friend, Tracy Pomeroy, her dog, Tony.
A graveside service will be held at the St. Stephen Rural Cemetery, St. Stephen, NB, on Friday, July 17, 2015 at 11 AM. Visiting hours will be held at The S. O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB, on Thursday, July 16, 2015 from 7-9 PM.
For those who wish, remembrances to a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mehanfuneralhome.ca


REICHELT, Joanne M.

At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on Saturday, July 4, 2015, Joanne Marie (Garcelon) Reichelt, wife of the late Heinz Herbert Reichelt of St. Stephen, NB. Born in St. Stephen, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Dorothy (Higgins) Garcelon.
Joanne is survived by her three sons, Peter (Tammy) of St. Stephen, Timothy (Fatime) of Kelowna, BC and Bernard (Loriann) of St. Stephen; five grandchildren, Amanda, Christina, Landon, Jordan, Amaunie and Kai; two great-grandchildren, Adeline and Parker.
Joanne was predeceased by her brother, Bill Garcelon.
By Joanne’s request there will be no visitation. Cremation will take place followed by a private family graveside service at a later date in St.
Stephen Rural Cemetery, where Joanne will be laid to rest with her husband Heinz.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Croix Public Library or to the Garcelon Civic Center would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


SHANNON, Geraldine M.

SHANNON, Geraldine M.

On Sunday, July 26, 2015, peacefully in the presence of her family, Geraldine “Geri” (Fraser) Shannon of St. Stephen, NB. Born in Charlotte County, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Evelyn (Libby) Fraser.
A loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, she will be dearly missed by her one daughter, Patsy Merchant (Blair) of Chamcook, NB; John of Tower Hill, NB, Michael Simpson (Wanda) of Upper Waweig, NB, Chris and Roland (Debbie), all of Tower Hill, NB; her grandchildren, Jason, Rolie, Alicia and Keith, Gary, Christopher, Kyle and Abagail; three great-grandchildren; her brothers and sisters, Donald and Merna, Roy and Ruth, David, Phillip and Darlene, Marie and George; several, nieces , nephews and cousins.
Geri was predeceased by her husband, Roland Patrick Shannon; sisters, Vera, Phyllis, and brothers, Frederick, Bernard, Clayton and Eugene.
By Geri’s request, there will be no visitation or service. Family and friends will gather at a later date for a time of celebration of her life to be announced.
The family would like to take this opportunity to express their sincere thanks and appreciation to Judy Cleghorn, nurses and staff of Extra-Mural St. Stephen and the staff of Home Support for kindness and compassion shown to Geri and her family during these last few months. It will always be remembered.
In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB, E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).


SINCLAIR, Lawrence William

SINCLAIR, Lawrence William

Lawrence William Sinclair passed away unexpectedly at his home in Halifax, NS on June 22, 2015,
He was born Sept. 4, 1952 to Vivian Rosella (Libby) Sinclair and Lindsay Robert Sinclair, of St. Stephen, NB.
Funeral services will be announced at a later date.


SMITH, Kenneth Willis

SMITH, Kenneth Willis
At his residence, July 23, 2015, Kenneth Willis Smith. Husband of Marian A. (Bridges) Smith and son of Effie M. (Raymond) Smith and the late Fae Willis Smith.
Survived by his mother; his wife; children Marie, April (Jamie), Michael (Ann), Wendy (Jamie), all of St. Stephen, NB.; eleven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Donna (Al Bradford), Doreen Smith (Orris), Nancy Smith, all of St. Stephen, NB., Tammy Savoy (Joe) of St. George, NB., Lee Smith of Ontario, Leo Smith of Nova Scotia, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Predeceased by his father, one daughter, Kelly, one great-granddaughter, five brothers; Stedman, Glenn, Calvin, Dennis and John, two sisters Mary and Ann Marie.
Funeral service will be held at The S. O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB, on Monday, July 27, 2015 at 2 PM. Visiting hours were held at the funeral home on Sunday, July 26, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.
For those who wish, remembrances to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Condolences may be sent to the family online at wwwmehanfuneralhome.ca


SPICER, C. Ruth

A memorial service will be held for the late C. Ruth Spicer at Wesley United Church, 77 William Street, St. Andrews by-the-Sea, NB, on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 2 p.m.
Funeral arrangements in care of The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB.


THOMPSON, Patricia A.

THOMPSON, Patricia A.
The death of Patricia Ann (Brown) Thompson occurred Sunday, July 19, 2015 at her residence in Saint Andrews, NB. She is survived by her husband Terry Thompson and one brother, Robert Brown of Aurora, Ontario.
She was pre-deceased by her parents, Frank and Olive Helen (Crabb) Brown, as well as one sister, Joy Rooney.
At the family’s request there will be no service or visitation. The arrangements are entrusted to Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks St., St. Stephen, N.B.
A funeral service will take place at the later date in Ontario. Online condolences to the family or donations of one’s choice can be made at www.humphreysfh.com


TOWNSEND, Mary C.

TOWNSEND, Mary C.
Calais, ME - Mary Catherine Townsend, 89, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at Calais Regional Hospital. Mary was born in Westville, NS on May 18, 1926, daughter of the late John and Jessie (Heighton) O’Brien.
During the war years Mary worked at several restaurants and at a war plant in Ontario. Following the war she relocated to Milltown, NB to work in the local cotton mill. While there, Mary met her one true love, David Leland Townsend. They were married on November 7, 1957. Eventually Mary left the cotton mill to raise her children. She was a Communicant of St. Stephen’s R.C. Church in Milltown, NB, and enjoyed flowers, gardening, cooking, fishing and hunting.
In addition to her parents, Mary was predeceased by three sisters, Jessie Anderson, Henrietta “Hank” Brown, and Anna May Brown; and a brother, John O’Brien.
Surviving are her loving husband of 57 years, David L. Townsend of Calais; five children, David Townsend and wife Marjorie of Calais, Debbie Townsend of Calais, Diane Munroe and husband George of St. Stephen, Daphne Boles and companion Larry of St. Stephen, and Darin Townsend of Calais; five grandchildren, Heather, Mary, Jodi, David, and George; five great-grandchildren, Lydia, Shawn, Christopher, Brody, and Bryson; two children whom she considered her grandchildren, Melissa and Joey; two sisters, Dorothy MacKay and husband John of Dartmouth, NS, and Fran Gray of Dartmouth, NS; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A private burial will take place in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens in Nova Scotia. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais & Eastport. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.maysfuneralhome.com.


WILCOX, Laura Christina

WILCOX, Laura Christina
At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on June 18, 2015, Mrs. Laura Christina (Anthony) Wilcox, wife of the late Lawrence A. Wilcox of Utopia, NB. Born at Wilson's Beach, Campobello, NB on Aug. 10, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Elizabeth "Bessie" (Fletcher) Anthony.
A loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, she is survived by daughters, Sandra (Roger) Harris of Utopia, NB, Elaine Scovil of Hampton, NB, Carol (Jerry "Dickie") Leavitt of Back Bay, NB and Diana (Wayne) Vance of Canal, NB; sons, Douglas Wilcox of Utopia, NB and Jeffrey Wilcox of Amherst, NS; 23 grandchildren, 50 great-grandchildren, nine great-great-grandchildren; brother, Gordon Anthony of Saint John, NB; sisters, Seretha Munn of St. George, NB, Ruth Beney of Pennfield, NB, Lillian Justason of Nerepis, NB and Mary (Stephen) Boyd of Onoway, AB; daughters-in-law, Shirley Wilcox and Clara Wilcox, both of Utopia, NB; sister-in-law, Joyce Evans of Saint John, NB; brother-in-law, Sheldon (Audrey) Wilcox of Pennfield, NB; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents and husband, Laura was predeceased by one son, Allison; daughter, Wanda; granddaughters, Emily Dewar and Allison Wilcox; grandson, Adam Harris; son-in-law, John "Sonny" Scovil; sisters, Merle McPherson and Edith Johnson; brothers, Wes, Millidge, Waitstill, Willard, Ronald, Graham, James and Ralph.
Prior to retirement, Laura was employed at the Irving Saw Mill in Pennfield as a Machine Operator. She loved the outdoors and enjoyed spending time hunting, fishing and camping. In her younger days, Laura was a great dart player and at one time held the championship title of New Brunswick. In her spare time, Laura could often be found knitting or enjoying Bingo. She was a lifetime member of the Pennfield Lions Club and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion #39 Ladies Auxiliary in Blacks Harbour. She will be missed and forever loved by her family and friends.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. Rested at the Blacks Harbour Wesleyan Church, Blacks Harbour, NB with visiting on Saturday from 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
The service was held at the church on Monday at 2 p.m., with Rev. Allison Hannan officiating, followed by the interment at the Pennfield Rural Cemetery.
In Laura's memory, donations to Charlotte County Cancer, the Diabetes Association or to the Saint John Regional Hospital Palliative Care Unit (3BN) would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca.