The death of Jeanne Forrest of Rothesay, occurred on Friday April 25, 2003 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born August 27, 1942 in Saint John she was the daughter of Andrew Gallant and the late Lea (McGrath) Gallant.
Besides her father she is survived by two sons Dale (Amanda) of Rothesay and David (Michelle) of Saint John, two brothers Jerry (Connie) Gallant of Saint John and Jerry (Janice) of Vancouver, three sisters Joyce (Stan) DesRoches of Summerside, PEI, Andrea Gallant and Trudy Gallant both of Vancouver, two grandchildren Jessica and Austin, special aunt and uncle Stan (Melinda) McGrath and many other aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (646-2424) with visitation on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Joachim’s Church on Tuesday April 29, 2003 at 11 a.m. Following cremation, interment will take place in Holy Canadian Martyrs Parish Cemetery, Pont Landry, NB at a later date. In Lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Lena Mary Bishop
Lena Mary Bishop of West Saint John, wife of the late Allison H. Bishop, on Monday April 21, 2003 at her residence, with her family at her side. She was President of the Kindness Club for a number of years and Treasurer of the Christian Science Church in Saint John.
She is survived by her loving daughters Catherine Bishop (Russ Roberts) of Ottawa and Nancy (Murray) Martinson of Mississauga, Ontario; two sisters Jean Reynolds and Elizabeth Dexter both of Fort Fairfield, Maine; one brother George Dexter of Grand Falls, NB; step grandson Olaf Roberts; her niece Ruth Sullivan of Saint John; and many other nieces, nephews and cousins.
Our profound appreciation to Barb Levenshulme for her devoted care of Lena over the past four years; to Barb, Sharon, Donna, Coleen, Elaine, Cathy and Dawn for their professionalism, extraordinary teamwork, companionship, generosity and laughter in caring for Lena and the family; to Dr. Elizabeth Keyes and Dr. C. O'Brien; to Sue Ward, Lois Ozkaynak, Helen Henry and Loree Breen Bellfleur of the Extra-Mural Program; and to friends and neighbours for their many kindnesses and ready help.
A Memorial Service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home "Chapel", 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) on Thursday April 24, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment will take place in Ocean View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. If desired, donations in memory of Lena may be made to the Saint John Animal Rescue League.
Gregory B. Gould
The death of Gregory B. Gould, loving husband of Irene (Kennedy) Gould, of the Turnbull Nursing Home, formerly of Jardine Street, Saint John, occurred on Sunday April 20, 2003 at his residence. Born April 24, 1926 in Saint John, he was the son of the late John and Marion (Hanley) Gould. Gregory worked in the Crane Department at the Saint John Dry Dock for 50 years retiring in 1993. He was also a member of Stella Maris Church, Gregory enjoyed renovation projects, gardening and dancing.
Besides his wife Irene, he is survived by his son Terry (Beth) Gould of Toronto; two daughters Barbara (Mark) Kliffer and Linda (Lance) Sutton both of Saint John; seven grandchildren Nikita and Dana Gould, Charles, Jody, Chelsea and Matthew Kliffer and Stephen Shannon. He was predeceased by son Blaine Gould.
Following cremation, visitation will be held from Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A memorial mass will be celebrated from Stella Maris Church on Thursday April 24, 2003 at 12 noon. Interment will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Alzheimer's Society.
James Stanley Hunt
James Stanley Hunt- Peacefully at the Saint John Regional Hospital Palliative Care, on April 18th, 2003, at the age of 58. Predeceased by his parents Joseph Stanley Hunt, and Katherine (Kitty Joyce) Hunt. Survived by his two sons, Joseph Stanley Hunt Jr. of BC. And Robert James Hunt of Saint John, NB. ; Brothers Paul Hunt of Calgary, Alt. and John Hunt of Saint John, Sisters Joyceann Sebestyen of Calgary, Alt. and Cathy Barton of BC. He was a member of Carleton Memorial Legion Branch #2, Saint John West. He was a recreational pool and billiards player. He had worked with construction equipment and in the taxi industry.
At Jim’s request there will be no service or visiting. Personal condolences may be offered firstname.lastname@example.org. Memorial tributes of remembrance if desired may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice or Palliative Care who took special care of Jim on his brief stay. Arrangements are entrusted to Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, NB. (646-2424)
Marven Pratt Reicker
Reicker, Marven Pratt, of Cambridge Narrows, son of the late Farris and Minnie (Durost) Reicker. After a long Courageous battle with Cancer passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Saturday, July 26th, 2003 at the age of 80.
He is survived by his wife Evelyn, one son Wayne (Desneiges) of Hampton, one stepson, G. Lester (Linda) Coyle of Tantallon, NS. Two stepdaughters, Helen Jennings of Pickering, Ont. And Doreen (David) Hansen of Cambridge Narrows, one sister, Eileen (Maurice) Wetmore of Fredericton, two brothers, Everett of Fredericton and Vernon of Toronto, nine grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Born in Saint John, Marvin was employed by City- Works Dept. for 20 years, until moving to Cambridge Narrows in 1979, where he and his wife operated Marvelyn Park Campground, retiring in 1989. Marven served overseas for 6 years in the army Service Corps of the Canadian Forces and was in Niemegan, Holland when the war ended. He was a member of the Narrows United Church, a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion, being past President of both, Branch # 14 in Saint John and Branch # 60 at Waterborough. He was also a member of # 13 Corinthian Lodge at Hampton, Past President of Washademoak Seniors Club and Past Treasurer of Cambridge Narrows Volunteer Fire Dept. Prior to his illness, his winters were spent in St. Augustine, Florida. Marven was predeceased by his daughter, Sharon and a brother Robert.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John NB. (646-2424) with visitation on Monday, July 28th, 2003 from 3 pm until 8 pm. With a Legion Tribute being held at 7 pm and a Masonic Tribute at 7:30 pm. Following Visitations, Cremation will take place and a Legion Service in Conjunction with a Memorial Service will be held at the “Narrows United Church” on Tuesday July 29th, 2003 at 2 pm. There will be a private interment at Cedar Hill Ext. in the Field of Honor at a later date. Only Family flowers by request please. The family would appreciate donations be made to the Charity of the donors choice.
Howard (Mac) Phillip McLeod
McLeod, Howard (Mac) Phillip, of Rothesay, NB passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2003 at his residence in Rothesay. He was born in St. Martins, NB. On June 29th,1921 and was the son of the late John and Florence (Wood) McLeod.
Howard is survived by his wife Katherine (Linton) McLeod. Two sons; Michael and his wife (Charlene) of Fredericton and Richard (Tammy) of Johannesburg, South Africa. One brother: John (Maude) of Campbellton, NB. One Grandchild; Melissa McLeod, and several nieces and nephews.Howard was predeceased by brothers; Rensford and Ordway.
Howard worked for many years as Manager of Maritime Beverages in Saint John and Halifax, and then as Credit Manager from 1960-1986. Howard was a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force from 1940-1945 as a pilot, and was a flight Instructor from 1951 –1957, Howard was also a member of the Hammond River Angling Association, member of the Atlantic Salmon Federation, Saint John Celiac Association, C.N.I.B.and pass Member of the Sussex Golf Club, he also belonged to Legion Branch # 58.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John NB. (646-2424) with visitation on Friday, July 25th, 2003 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Where a Legion Tribute will be held at 7:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held at Fundy Funeral Home "Chapel" on Saturday July 26th, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment will take place in Fernhill Cemetery. With Rev. Paul Rodey officiating. The family would appreciate donations be made to the Saint John Celiac Association, Heart & Stroke Foundation C.N.I.B.
Timothy Warren Furrow
Surrounded by his family at the Saint John Regional Hospital's Palliative Care Unit on July 12th, 2003.
Tim fought his battle with cancer like he lived, with courage, unselfishness, determination, and dignity.
He was a devoted and loving husband to Janet, and a truly awesome father to his children, Krystal and Nicholas. Tim was born in Harvey Station, N.B.
He is survived by his wife Janet (Brown), children Krystal and Nicholas, both at home. His loving parents, Donald and Jean Furrow. Brothers, Edward (Sandra) Calgary, Sydney (Jane) Houston TX, David (Melissa) Halifax, Sister, Lona Murray (Rob) Vancouver, and several nieces and nephews. He attended Simonds High School and New Brunswick Community College. He worked for Canada Post for 27 years. He had an avid love for hockey, and showed his passion by coaching in the KV Minor Hockey Association for four years, where an award has been set up in his name. Other passions included golfing, skiing, and rebuilding cars. He lived up to his name of "Timmy Tool Time" in every sense of the word. Tim could fix anything. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and found great satisfaction in helping whenever or however needed.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road. The funeral will be held at Kennebecasis United Baptist Church, 383 Hampton Road on Wednesday, July 16th, 2003 at 11:00 A.M. Interment will take place in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Visitation hours will be Monday 7-9 PM, and Tuesday 2-4 PM and 7-9PM. In lieu of flowers, well wishers may make donations to the Palliative Care Unit at the Saint John Regional Hospital, or the Children's Wish Foundation.
Frank William Sonier
Frank William Sonier, of Kingston, NB passed away on Saturday July 12th, 2003 at the Queen Elizabeth ll Health Sciences Centre, Halifax NS. He was born in Saint John, NB. January 21st, 1934 and was the son of the late William and Alice (Burke) Sonier, and is survived by his stepmom Grace Sonier. Frank is survived by his wife Martina (Gibbon) Sonier. Two daughters; Susan (Al) Thibodeau, Edmonton, Alb. and Sandy Comeau of Ottawa, Ont. One son Frank Jr. of Edmonton Alb., and a stepson Timothy Gibbon of Saint John NB. Six Grandchildren; Justin, Kyle, Riley, Matthew, Lindsley and Jessica, one sister; Anne Marie Flemming of Halifax, NS. Two stepsisters; Lois (John) Maxwell of Dorchester, NB. and Sonya (Ginner) Ryan of Saint John. One brother; Frederick Sonier and stepbrother William Sonier both of Ont. and several nieces and nephews. Frank was predeceased by brothers; Leo, Andrew and Louis.
Frank was a member of the Royal Canadian Regiment, 1,2,3,RCR. He served as a Sergent in Germany, Vietnam, Korea in 1952,1953 and later retired from the Army in 1967, then worked at the winter port and later opened his own shop doing wrought iron and received many ribbons for his work. He was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 53 and later transferred to Branch # 28 in Hampton. He was a member of the Veteran Association, received the Korean volunteer medal and many more, he was a member of the N.B.R.A., while in the army he went to Bisley in 1967, and won the Duke of Edinburgh Medallion for his shooting, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and shooting.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John NB. (646-2424) with visitation on Tuesday July 15th, 2-4 & 7-9 pm. Where a Legion Tribute will be held at 7:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held at Fundy Funeral Home "Chapel" on Wednesday July 16th, 2003 at 10 a.m. Interment will take place in Fernhill Cemetery. With Rev. Greg Loosley officiating. The family would appreciate donations be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Raymond Earl Loughery
The Death of Raymond E. Loughery occurred at his residence on October 5th, 2003. Born May 8, 1930 in Saint John, NB, he was the son of the late Duncan and Molly (McWhinney) Loughery.
Raymond is survived by his loving wife, Marjorie (Vautour); two sons Shane of Calgary, Alberta and Mark of Saint John; one daughter; Lisa of Toronto, Ontario; two brothers; Ralph Loughery (Mary) and Murray Loughery (Irene) both of Saint John; four sisters; Ruth Bateman of Newcastle, Vicky Kierstead of Saint John, Rowena Ramsey (Charles) of Saint John and Mynra Troutman (Lorne) of Pembrook, Ontario; sister in law Lorraine; and several nieces and nephews. Raymond was predeceased by brother, Eldon; sisters Gladys and Margurite and brother in-laws; Doug and Joe.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John NB. (646-2424) With visitation on Tuesday and Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 pm, with the Funeral Service being held from Fundy Funeral Home “Chapel” on Thursday October 9, 2003 at 10 am, with Rev. Bill LeGrand officiating. Interment will follow in Browns Cemetery, Bains Corner. There will be a Legion Tribute on Wednesday Evening at 7pm. The family would appreciate donations be made to the Romero House Soup Kitchen, Ridgewood Veterans Wing (Comfort Fund) or to the donation of the donors choice.
Mabel Ellen Prophet
The death of Mrs. Mabel Ellen Prophet, wife of the late James Prophet, occurred on Wednesday October 1, 2003 at the Saint John Regional Hospital, with her loving family at her side. Born January 26, 1919 in Ottawa Ontario, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Herbert and Christina (McMillan) Corneil.
Mabel had lived most of her life in Ontario, working in Home Care for several years, and also working in and admiring her gardens. She moved to Dipper Harbour six years ago, where she found peace and contentment with many family and friends.
She is survived by her loving children Bobby of Toronto, Glenn (Adeline) of Orleans, Ontario, James (Francine) of Aylmer, PQ, Dwight (Cindy) of Orleans, Ontario, Shirley Klassann (Arnold) of Holland, Amsterdam, Carol Segec of Dipper Harbour, and Marilyn Whitam (Max) of Ottawa; one sister Verna Coupe (Bob) of Richmond, Ontario; 20 grandchildren; several great and great great grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. Besides her husband and parents she was predeceased by two sons Billy and Tommy Prophet; daughter Christina Prophet; brothers Donnie Corneil and Earl Corneil; and son in law Robert Segec.
A memorial mass will be held from St. Brendan's Church, Dipper Harbour, on Saturday October 4, 2003 at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Brendan's Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Palliative Care Unit, Saint John Regional Hospital or to the charity of the donor's choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424).