RICHARDS, Ernest Albert

At the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB, September 25, 2018, Ernest Albert Richards of Dufferin, NB. Born April 7, 1935, son of the last Maurice and Mary (Dumas) Richards.

Survived by his wife, Helen (Parks) Richards; one daughter, Cathy Hawthorne of Fredericton, NB; daughter-inlaw, Terry McCarty of Berwick, Maine; six grandchildren, Evan, Brent and Lauren Hawthorne, Ken (Jessica) McCarty, Nicky McCarty and Ashley (Fred) Culver; seven great-grandchildren, Ethan, Reily, Cash, Walker, Cheyenne, Gavin and Colin; one brother, Maurice (Linda) Richards; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Predeceased by one son, Kenny McCarty Sr. and one grandson, Kevin McCarty, two brothers, Leo and Gerald.

Graveside service will be held Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 1 p.m., at the St. Stephen Rural Cemetery, St. Stephen, NB.

For those who wish, remembrances to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated.

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Arrangements in care of The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main St., St. Stephen, NB.