Mary Louisa Trecartin
The death of Mrs. Mary Louisa Trecartin, wife of the late Robert A.Trecartin, of Saint John, occurred on Tuesday August 31, 2004 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born 1922 in Saint John, she was the daughter of the late John and Elsie (Fillier) Chard.
Mary was a life long resident of Saint John, a Graduate from Vocational High School, and had worked for Foley Pottery, Saint John Shipbuilding; in later years she worked for the Irving Oil Distribution Office. She was a chartered member of Park Avenue United Church, and the Eastern Star.
She is survived by her children Jacquelyn O’Byrne (Frank) of Oakville, Ontario, Robert Trecartin (Debbie) of Saint John and William Trecartin (Sheree) of Darlings Island; ten grandchildren; one sister Jean Harrison of Renforth; and several nieces and nephews. Besides her husband and parents she was predeceased by one brother Herbert.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (646-2424) with visitations on Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday September 4, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will take place in Fernhill Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Park Avenue United Church Fund.
It is with great sadness, the family of Vera Leslie, of Letang, NB, announces her death, which occurred on Friday August 27, 2004 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born 1912, in Back Bay, she was the daughter of the late George and Elizabeth (Cook) Leslie.
Vera has worked for Ganongs Chocolate Factory in St. Stephen as a Fancy Chocolate Dipper, retiring in 1970. She was a loving spirit, quiet person, loved children and will be missed by all family and friends.
She is survived by sister Edith; brothers Johnny and Darrell (Victoria); and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by sisters Frances, Emma, Lucy and Alberta; and brothers Josiah and Basil.
Resting at Sea View Pentecostal Church, Back Bay, NB on Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday August 29, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow in St. George Rural Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to Sea View Pentecostal Church or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (646-2424).
Linda Jean Flooks
The death of Ms. Linda Jean Flooks, 53, of Saint John, occurred on Wednesday November 24, 2004 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born 1951 in Saint John she was the daughter of Ronald and the late Elizabeth (Whiteway) Flooks.
Linda always had a big heart for the children of Saint John. She donated crafts to the radio stations at Christmas time and donated many articles to Hestia House. She attended Seventh Day Adventist church and school as a child and loved it. Linda was brought up in the foster home of Kenneth and Doreen Hayward of Upper Golden Grove.
She is survived by brother Billy Flooks (Marilyn Walton) of Edmonton, AB; sisters Frances (Bunny) Flooks (Wayne Herbert) of Saint John and Barbara Vienneau-Boucher (Real) of Edmonton, AB; adopted sister, Mary Chaisson, two aunts; three uncles; several cousins, nieces, Lois, Sonja, Tracy, and Lisa, nephews, Blake, George and Sean. Besides her mother, her brother Ronnie Flooks, special brother Ray, and her best friend, Dubbie, predeceased her.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (646-2424) with visitations on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be held from the Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday at 11am.Interment will follow in Fernhill Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the IWK Health Sciences Centre or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Mark Douglas MacPhee
The death of Mark Douglas MacPhee, loving husband of Marianne (Matthews) MacPhee, occurred unexpectedly on Tuesday November 16, 2004 at his residence. Born 1955 in Saint John, he was the son of Eileen (Cobb) MacPhee and the late Douglas MacPhee.
Mark was presently employed with Irving Paper Bayside Drive, and was an avid ball player and hunter. He also enjoyed playing hockey in his early years.
Besides his loving wife Marianne, he is survived by his children Melissa Dollar (Richard), Anthony MacPhee and Krista MacPhee (Jonathan LeBlanc) all of Saint John; grandsons Christopher and Nicholas; brothers Shawn MacPhee (Elaine) of Hampton and Gerry MacPhee (Jennifer) of Saint John; sisters Wendy Beckett (Jimmy) of Fredericton, Cathy Pierce of Saint John, Bridget Miller (Gary) of Saint John and Tina Campbell (Ron) of Bloomfield; father and mother in law Russell and Mildred Matthews; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday November 20, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Ocean View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Remelda A. (Mel) Winchester
Winchester, Remelda A. (Ross) - wife of the late Lea R. Winchester, passed away peacefully after a brief illness at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Friday, November 12th, 2004. Born in Barryville , NB , she was the daughter of the late Hampford and Janie (Brideau) Ross.
Remelda (Mel) is survived by her five sons, Eric (Christina) of Fredericton, Christopher of Saint John, Donald (Luanna Hanrahan) of Darlings Island, Stephen (Margaret) of Rothesay, and Leigh (Tracey) of Fredericton, five daughters, Lorraine (Donald) Cullins of Willow Grove, Karen (Barry) Carleton of Saint John, Susan (David) Allen of Rothesay, Ann (Anthony) Smith of Saint John, and Janie (Robert) Mote of London, Ont., four brothers, Howard (Florence) Ross of Bathurst, Melvin (Irene) Ross of Barryville, NB, Harold Ross of Bathurst, and Hamford (Patricia) Ross of Cambridge, Ont., one sister, Cecilia (Gary) Tasker of Edmonton, Alberta. Seventeen grandchildren, three great grandchildren, one aunt, and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Besides her husband, Mel was predeceased by an infant daughter and son, and by her brother, Raymond.
Mel belonged to the CWL, St. Joseph ’s Hospital Aux., Silver Links Sr. Club, St. Anne’s Card Club, Simonds Lions Card Club, and the Barryville Golden Seniors Club, and will be remembered for her special talent in creating beautiful specialty and wedding cakes for her many friends and family.
Arrangements are under the care of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road , Saint John , NB (646-2424), with visitation on Sunday from 7-9 and Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 16th, 2004 at 10 am from St. Joachim’s Church. The family requests donations be made to local food banks or to the St. Joachim’s Building Fund.
Richard M.S. Bauer
The death of Richard M.S. Bauer, loving husband of Mary E. (Stackhouse) Bauer, of Ridgewood Veteran’sHospital, occurred peacefully on Sunday November 7, 2004 at his residence.
Born 1921 in Saint John he was the son of the late James and Daisy Ruth (Lummus) Bauer. Richard was a veteran of WWII, serving with the RCAF as a Pilot Officer and Wireless Air Gunner, attached with the RAF. He was a man of deep religious faith and was known for his knowledge of the bible. Richard was a wonderful and kind husband, father, grandfather and friend, and will be missed by all who knew him.
Besides his loving wife Mary, he is survived by his children Stephen (Valerie) of Saint John, Peter (Margaret) of Rothesay and Jane Abrams (Greg) of Grand Bay-Westfield; four grandchildren Leah, Michael, Emily and Rachael; brother Guy Bauer (Sue) of Guelph, Ontario; sister Faith Clarke of Mississauga, Ontario; many nieces and nephews.
By request there will be no visitation. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home "Chapel", 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) on Tuesday November 9, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Tina Marie Daigle
Daigle, Tina Marie - On Wednesday November 3, 2004 at the Saint John Regional Hospital our little angel returned to heaven.
She is survived by her father Regis and stepmother Margo; mother Giselle Daigle; brother Jean-Marc, as well as Mark and Liane Jordan and Julia Carlson; her extended family of 12 years Ronald and Ellen, Mary-Ellen and Bradley James; maternal grandparents, Alban and Alma Bordage, and several cousins, aunts and uncles. She was predeceased by paternal grandparents, Arthur and Eva Daigle. We will miss you always and forever.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, (646-2424) with visitation on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday November 6, 2004 at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow in Ocean View Memorial Gardens Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Epilepsy New Brunswick, Cerebral Palsy Foundation, and United Way of Greater Saint John or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Joshua Vaughan Brown
An overwhelming misfortune occurred at St. Andrews, N.B., which resulted in the drowning death of Joshua Vaughan Brown, a young man 21 years of age.
Josh and a friend attempted to cross the sandbar to Ministers Island when the tide carried their vehicle into deep water. Josh was overcome with hypothermia and failed to reach the shore. His death which occurred two weeks since, has cast a gloom over a small community wherin he had worked as a part time employee at the Algonquin Hotel while enrolled as a full time student at the New Brunswick Community College.
Josh was born in Petawawa, Ontario on March 2, 1983. His father, Lance Brown, a member of the Canadian Armed Forces, was eventually posted to Oromocto, New Brunswick, where Josh spent most of his formative years until graduating from Oromocto High School. Josh is the son of Lance and Pam (Patterson) Brown both formerly of Saint John and now residing in Kingston, Ontario and Oromocto, respectively. Josh is also survived by one sister Rhanda Brown, one nephew, Brady Shears, maternal grandparents, Murray and Irene (Deering) Patterson, several aunts and uncles including: Robert and Roberta (Brown) Shannon, Laurence and Ann Brown, Alta (Brown) Tufts, Brian and Margo (Brown) Ellick, Hazen and Carla (Brown) Rodgers, Edward and Deborah (Patterson) Poley and Christine Patterson. He is predeceased by his paternal grandparents Robert and Ella (Cosman) Brown and Uncle Patrick Patterson.
Josh was well known for his quiet, good-natured manner and his fine sense of humour. His family and friends will dearly miss him.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, N.B. (646-2424) with visitation on Friday 2 to 4 and 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2004 at 11 a.m.. Interment will take place in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. The family would appreciate that Memorial Donations be made to the Bursary in his name awarded in the Adventure Recreation Program at the New Brunswick Community College in St. Andrews.
Bruce Thomas Ballinger
Ballinger, Bruce Thomas- Bruce Ballinger, passed away at the Lakeridge Health Center in Oshawa Ontario on Friday October, 29th, 2004. Born in St. Hyacinthe, Quebec on April 19th, 1945. He was the son of the late Gordon and Edna (Latto) Ballinger.
Bruce graduated from McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario and McGill University, Montreal Quebec. He was an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God in the United States and served as Minister of Music in several Churches in, Montreal, Brampton, Ontario, Houston Texas, and Denver Colorado. He was the composer of many contemporary Christian worship hymns including, “ We Have Come Into His House.”
Bruce was married to the late Faith Elizabeth Spragg in October 1970. he is survived by one son, Leigh Ballinger, and daughter, Elizabeth (Mrs. Jonathan Ruguleiski), grandchildren, Melody Ballinger and Abigail Ruguleiski, all of Houston Texas, two brothers, Norman Ballinger and Kenneth (Shirley) Ballinger of Ontario, mother-in-law, Juanita (Mrs. Walter Spragg), sisters-in-law Anne (Mrs. Rolland Harding) and Sylvia Dell’Olio, all of Dipper Harbour, several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was predeceased by his wife, Faith in May 2003.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Tuesday evening, November 2nd, from 7-9 pm. with the Funeral service to be held on Wednesday November 3rd, 2004 at 2pm from the Fundy Funeral Home “Chapel” Interment will follow the service which will be held in the Thomson Burial Ground, in Dipper Harbour.
Geralda Marie Poirier
The death of Geralda Marie, wife of the late Alphonse J. Poirier, occurred at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Friday October 29th, 2004 surrounded by her loving family. Born on June 18th, 1930 in Portage River NB. She was the daughter of the late Joseph Richard and Marguerite (St. Pierre) Godin.
Geralda is survived by five children; Dianne Parlee of Quispamsis, Nancy (Normand) Savoie of Bathurst, Karen Poirier of Saint John, Michelle Poirier of Saint John and Danny Godin also of Saint John, five grandchildren, Thomas Parlee, Monique Savoie, Marc Savoie, Mathieu Savoie, and Stephen Poirier, one sister; Norma (Harold) Dibblee of Fredericton, and a brother, Arthur (Irene) Godin of Miramichi, special sister in laws; Marguerite Godin, Leona McGraw, Corinne Landry, Alice Duguay, and Regina Thibodeau and a special friend, Martha McGraw and several nieces, nephews, and by her dog, Princess and Kevin her cat. Geralda was also predeceased by two twin sons; Ronald and Donald and five brothers; Emery, Norman, Leandre, Richard, and Leonard. Geralda’s whole life was dedicated to her children and grandchildren whom she loved dearly.
Arrangements are under the care of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd. Saint John, NB. With visitations on Monday November 1st, from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. The funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday November 2nd, at 11am from St. Joachim’s Church. The Interment will follow in Ocean View Memorial Gardens. The family would appreciate donations be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Palliative Care Unit of the Saint John Regional Hospital or to the memorial of the donors choice.