Henry 'Dale' Walter Jardine
The death of Henry Dale Walter Jardine occurred on Tuesday January 13, 2009 in Montreal QC. Born in Dalhousie NB on June 26, 1958, he was the son of James Guy and Delima (Doucet) Jardine. Surviving are loving wife of 24 years Linda (Davis) Jardine; daughter Nicole Jardine, Edmonton AB; Lauren Jardine, at home; a brother Terry (Angela) Jardine, Kingston Peninsula; a sister Sue-Ellen (Kenneth) Davis, Saint John; several nieces, nephews and a large extended family.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Thursday January 22, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Friday January 23, 2009 at 11 am. Interment will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
The death of Audrey Small, wife of the late Alexander S. Small occurred in her 86th year on Monday January 19, 2009 at her daughter’s residence. Born 1923 in East Saint John she was the daughter of the late Albert and Carrie (Gough) Robertson. She spent most of her life on the Kingston Peninsula farming and gardening and she took pride in her beautiful flower gardens. She loved fishing, hunting, the outdoors and her precious animals and every morning in the summer at daybreak she would be out in her gardens. She was the youngest of 13 children and the last surviving sibling. Audrey is survived by one son John Small and one daughter Carolyn Perrin both of Kingston; one grandson, three great-grandsons and her 97 year old sister-in-law Annie Andrews of Kingston. Besides her parents and husband Audrey was predeceased by 7 sisters and 5 brothers. The family would like to thank Sara Wanamaker of Extra Mural for going above and beyond her duties. Audrey appreciated her so much and she was like part of the family. We would also like to thank the rest of the Extra Mural Nurses, especially Joyce Ward and Heather Williams for their kindness during Audrey’s last couple of days. Special thank you to her nephew Harold Robertson and his wife Bonnie for visiting Audrey, bringing food and helping out any way they could.
Arrangements are under the care of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd. Saint John (646-2424) By request there will be no visitation or funeral service. A private family graveside service will be held at Erb’s Cove Cemetery in the spring. Donations in memory of Audrey may be made to The Diabetes Association or The Canadian Cancer Society.
Glenn David McBay
The death of Glenn David McBay occurred at his residence on January 15, 2009. Born in Saint John, he was the son of the late David and Jean (Hall) McBay. Surviving are wife Beatrice; children Glenn David Junior and Sarah Anderson; sisters Barbara Lewis and Patty (Jeff) Suttie; grandchildren Emma, Abby and Julia.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Sunday January 18, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Monday January 19, 2009 at 2 pm. Interment will follow in Ocean View Memorial Gardens. The family would appreciate donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Donald Louis Fennell
The death of Donald Louis Fennell loving husband to Jean Coates-Fennell occurred at his residence on January 15, 2009. Born 1918 in Saint John he was the son of the late Louis and Annie (O’Shaughnessy) Fennell. Don had worked as a clerk for CNR for 40 years retiring in 1981. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 53, serving in various offices and the CN Pensioners. He was a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Council # 937 and Council # 6595. Besides his loving wife Jean of 10 years, he is survived by his children Anna Clare Edgett (Arthur), Donnie (Doreen), Mary Carmel O’Neill (John), Margaret Taylor (Peter) all of Saint John and Patricia Levesque (Richard) of Otter Lake, Quebec; stepson Edward Albright (Terry) of Saint John; grandchildren Sean Silverstein (Amanda) of Cochrane, Alberta, Debbie Squires (Rodney), Kim O’Connor (Shawn), Shannon O’Neill, Colleen O’Neill and Brock Taylor all of Saint John; great grandchildren Sean, Cody, Cameron, Savanna, Curtis, Taylor and Karter; brother Allan Fennell; special companion his dog Baba; several cousins, nieces and nephews. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his first wife Rosemary (Fleiger) Fennell in 1997; granddaughter Paige Taylor; siblings Gerald Fennell, Patrick Fennell and Joan Sparks.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Saturday and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A tribute to a Veteran Service will be held on Sunday evening at 7 p.m., followed by a Knights of Columbus prayer service at 7:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held from St. Ann’s Catholic Church on Monday January 19, 2009 at 11a.m. Interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Rose Anna Kathleen Warman
Warman, Rose Anna Kathleen At home, Saturday, January 10, 2009. Born March 7, 1916 in Tay Creek, York County, NB. Daughter of the Late Michael and Mary Hayes. Predeceased by brothers Warren (Ethel), Horace in infancy, Charlie in infancy, John A. (Mary), and Earl; sisters Alma (Ralph) Cull and Pearl (Ernest) Garnett. Survived by daughter Marilyn (Oland) Stewart and sons Michael Warman and David (Patti Pollock) Warman. Grandchildren, Cindy (Kevin) Goggan, Peter(Julie Monteith) Stewart, Katherine (Tony) Ekstrom, Patrea (Rob) Rodgers, Michael (Tanya) Warman, Angela (Travis ) Warman, Veronica Warman, Fredrina Warman, Sarah (David) Pollock and James Warman. Great-Grandchildren Ryan Stewart, Emily and Logan Ekstrom, Andrew Rodgers, and Alex Warman; and several nieces and nephews. A strong and loving person, Rose had many happy years first residing and later vacationing at the family homestead in Tay Creek. A long time parishioner of St. Ann's Church, Glen Falls, she enjoyed her family and friends and stayed active. Commitment to family was her life's work.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Sunday 7-9 pm and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Ann’s Catholic Church on Tuesday January 13, 2009 at 12 noon. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. The family would appreciate donations made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Theresa Germain Spellman
Theresa Germain Spellman, 75 years, passed away on Friday January 9, 2009 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born 1934 in Minto, NB she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Albertine (LaPrade) Ouellette. She was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband Owen Terrance Spellman; daughter Barbara Rooney (October 2008); grandson David Spellman Jr. (August 2004) brothers Benjamin Ouellette and Rene Ouellette; sisters Rita Caissey, Marie Stirling, Anna Mae Rosengreen, Regina Rollins, Eleanor Ouellette and Beatrice Keyeux. She is survived by her sons Mike of Saint John, Brian (Cindy) of Bloomfield, David (Tracey) of Quispamsis and Owen of Quispamsis; daughters Gail Vaughan (Tom) of French Village, Catherine Buchanan (Matt Horne) of Hampton, Theresa Cunningham (Steven) of Saint John and Jackie Baker of Saint John; grandchildren: Mike Spellman Jr, Scott Spellman, Tom Vaughan, Mike Vaughan, Chelsea Vaughan, Matt Vaughan, Angie Buchanan, Josh Spellman, Nicholas Spellman, John Rooney Jr., Joseph Rooney, Jason Cunningham, Denise Williams, Cory Baker, Thomas Spellman and Owen Jacob Spellman; several great grandchildren; daughters-in-law Debbie Spellman and Cindy Spellman; son-in-law John Rooney; several nieces and nephews.
Private family visitations will take place on Sunday. The funeral service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) on Monday January 12, 2009 at 11 a.m. Interment will take place in St. Joseph’s Cemetery at a later date. The family would appreciate donations made to the Diabetes Association, Osteoporosis Canada or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Anita M. Masocato
It is with great sadness the family of Anita M. Masocato loving wife of James Masocato, announce her unexpected death. Anita passed away on February 5th, 2009 at the Saint John Regional Hospital with her family by her side. Born 1951 in St. Charles de Kent Co. to the late Arthur and Justine (Legere) Chevarie. Most recently Anita was working at the Ganong Brothers Factory in St. Stephen. She had wonderful and remarkable sense of humour. Devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend she will be missed terribly. Anita is survived by her husband of 39 years James Masocato of Heathland; her only son Jamie Masocato (Lana) of Saint John and two very precious grandchildren Dara and Carter; one sister Melanie Chevarie of Saint John; brother-in-law Ralph of Saint John; sisters-in-law Angela Daigle (Ralph) of Dartmouth, NS and Lynda Rowe (Kenneth) of Saint John and her feline companion Dooley. Besides her parents, Anita was predeceased by four brothers Theodore, Yvon, Roger and Albenie Chevarie; and mother-in-law Phyllis in the spring of 2008.
Arrangements are under direction of the Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd (646-2424). Visitation will be held on Monday February 9th from 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial service will be held from the Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Tuesday February 10th,2009 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Ocean View Memorial Gardens. Donations in memory of Anita may be made to The Canadian Diabetes Association or to Donor’s choice.
Kenneth William Golding
The death of Kenneth William Golding occurred on Wednesday February 4, 2009 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born May 13, 1937 in Saint John, he was the son of the late George and Elizabeth Golding. Kenneth was a member of The International Long Shoremen’s Association and the Corner Stone Baptist Church. Surviving are sons Bruce Golding and Jason Golding, both of Saint John; a daughter Dr. Corina Golding of Saint John; very dear friends Carmelle Arseneault and Nancy Golding; a brother Walter (Grace); sisters Dorothy, Ethel, June, Janet (Dave), Gloria (Jack), Dora and Hazel; four cherished grandchildren Katherine, Kyle, Emily and Lauren; 2 great grandchildren Erin and Colin. Besides his parents Kenneth was predeceased by brothers George and Harry; sisters Gertie, Donna.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Friday February 6, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held from Corner Stone Baptist Church (42 Leinster St. Saint John) on Saturday February 7, 2009 at 1 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the N.B. Lung Association.
Patricia Maureen Cosgrove
Cosgrove, Patricia Maureen - The death of Patricia Cosgrove occurred unexpectedly on Tuesday February 3, 2009 at The Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Saint John, Oct. 12, 1936 she was the daughter of the late John and Bertha (Mercer) Cosgrove. Educated in local schools, she was a 1957 graduate of Victoria Public Hospital School of Nursing in Fredericton, N.B. Her nursing career took her to Montreal to work at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and the Maternity Unit of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Upon her return to Saint John in 1971, she nursed at The Old General Hospital and The Saint John Regional Hospital from where she retired. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary and St. Ann’s Bowling League. She was a valued volunteer at the gift shop at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Pat is survived by three brothers; John (Pauline), Arthur (Jeanette) and Daniel (Suzanne) all of Saint John; seven nephews; six nieces; her aunt Mary Mercer and several cousins including Daniel McAleese of County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road (646-2424) with visitations to be held on Friday February 6, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Ann’s Roman Catholic Church on Saturday February 7, 2009 at 10 a.m. Following cremation interment will be held at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in the spring. Donations in memory of Patricia may be made to The Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Huxley Benjamin Ripley Brown
Huxley Benjamin Ripley Brown, at the age of 70, passed away at home on Sunday February 1, 2009. Born April 28, 1928 in Athol, NS he was the son of the late Carl and Elsie (Ripley) Brown. Huxley moved to New Brunswick in 1965, he dearly loved his sports and coached baseball and hockey. He was a proud union man for Local 3; he was a good negotiator and loved a good argument. He was a Toronto Maple Leaf fan. He worked as a welder at the Saint John Shipbuilding for 32 years. He was a hard worker and was so proud of his four children. He always said “I got good kids”. He is survived by his loving wife Rose of 50 years, his children Rick (Deana), Cheryl Currie (Randy), Trevor (Nova Lee) and Jennifer Campbell (Joe); grandchildren Katie, Aaron, Colton, Jade, Dylan, Alex and Zoe; great granddaughter Ava; brother Shirley William Brown; sister Carol Bickmore; several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents he was predeceased by brother Norby and sister Beverley. Dad, we love you and we will miss you sitting with Mom in the garage on good days. Rest in peace.
Following cremation, visitations will be held from Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) on Friday February 6, 2009 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday February 7, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Interment will take place in Athol, NS at a later date. The family would appreciate donations made to the Lung Association or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Evelyn S. Boudreau
Boudreau, Evelyn S. -- Evelyn Boudreau or Evie as she was known to family and friends, passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 29, 2009. Born on Nov.16, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Judith (Robichaud) Boudreau. Evelyn graduated from Saint Vincent’s' High School and Modern Business College and worked in administration for Beatty Bros. and C.A. Monroe until her retirement in 1989. Evelyn is survived by sisters Rita Nadeau (Leo) of Enfield, Conn. and Ann Kilfoil (Kevin) Sussex: Brothers James (Arlene); Saint John, Len (Joan), Bloomfield and her sister-in-law Edith Boudreau, Mirimachi; 10 nieces and nephews and 16 great nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her sister Doris, brother Wally, nephew Pierre Boudreau, and sister-in-law Louise Boudreau. Evie liked doing crossword puzzles and always had a craft project or book in her hands. Her specialty was knitting and crocheting. Generations of family members were recipients of the beautiful sweaters, socks, mittens and afghans created by her. Her nieces and great nieces had the best dressed Barbie's in the neighborhood thanks to her doll dress-making skills. An avid reader, she kept well informed of local, national and world affairs. Proud of her family heritage, Evelyn was extremely kind and generous to her friends, neighbors and relatives who will greatly miss her.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) with visitations on Sunday 7-9 pm and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Stella Maris Church on Tuesday February 3, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Interment take place in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in the spring. The family would appreciate donations made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
David Joseph Beardmore
The death of David Joseph Beardmore, husband of Martha Beardmore of Rothesay, New Brunswick occurred on Thursday, January 29, 2009 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born 1943 in Toronto, Ontario he was the son of the late Joseph and Nora (Gee) Beardmore. David worked as an Information Technology Systems Specialist with Nortel Networks for 36 years and worked for Computer Sciences Corp. for 2 years before retiring in 2003. He was a member of Saint David’s United Church, Saint David’s Men’s Club, and KV Woodworkers. Besides his loving wife of many years, he is survived by his daughter Jil Beardmore and partner Mr. Aryeh Stegenga of Ottawa, Ontario and many friends. With gratitude for his devotion, sense of humour, loving heart, sportsmanship, and community service; all who loved him will miss him tremendously.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd. By request there will be no visitation, a memorial service will be held at Saint David’s United Church on Monday, February 2, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Arthur Frederick Ellis
The death of Arthur Frederick Ellis, husband of Bernice (McRae) Ellis, occurred at his residence on Thursday January 29, 2009. Born 1929 in Victoria Beach, Annapolis County, NS he was the son of the late Arthur and Martha (Blanchard) Ellis. Arthur owned and operated Arthur Ellis Well Drilling for many years. He also worked in his own Machine Shop. He enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family. Besides his loving wife Bernice, he is survived by sons Dana (Lorraine) of Barnesville and Bruce (Valerie) of Sackville, NS; daughters Debbie Abrahamsen (Rolf) of Willow Grove, Heather McFarlane (Doug) of Saint John and Carolyn Hogenbirk (Adrian) of Willow Grove; one brother Earle Ellis (Helen) of Victoria Beach, NS; 13 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; three nephews and many friends.
A Memorial Service will be held from Fundy Funeral Home Chapel, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John (646-2424) on Saturday January 31, 2009 at 2 p.m. The family would appreciate donations made to the Heart Function Clinic Saint John Regional Hospital or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Anne Therese McCarville
McCarville, Anne Therese – 1934-2009 Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at the Saint John Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in Summerside on July 29, 1934 she was the daughter of the late John M. and Violet (McCabe) Mulligan. Anne is survived by her beloved husband Vernon of 54 years, and her 8 children, Ronald of Edmonton, Gary (Louise) of Fredericton, Kevin (Alice), Paul (Moira), Susan, Heather (Terry) Langille, Mary (Peter) Jensen, Paula (Jamie) Hargraves all of Saint John; 13 grandchildren, Michael, Ryan, Nicole, Christopher (Jill), Melissa (Dylan Stark), Shaun (Erin), Elizabeth, David, Joseph, John, Nicholas, Bree, Evelyn; 2 great grandchildren, Hannah and Mason; 3 sisters, Elizabeth (Leonard) Murphy of Cornwall PEI; Margaret (Raymond-deceased) Spenard of Montreal; Rosemarie (Michael) Powley of Vancouver; 1 brother Jack (Alta) Mulligan of Charlottetown; brothers and sisters-in-law Elmer (Elaine), Frank (Joan), Al (Carol), Orveline (Cody – deceased) Myers and Camilla (Harley-deceased) Howatt all of Prince Edward Island; and many nieces and nephews. Anne was an active member of UCT Jack Kidd Council 755 and was a member of the St. Joachim’s CWL. Anne worked in several nursing homes prior to going to work at the Saint John General Hospital as a ward aide, after the move to the Saint John Regional Hospital; Anne became a supervisor in the Dietary Department where she retired in 1999.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road, Saint John, N.B. with visitation 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm Thursday and 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm Friday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Joachim’s Catholic Church Saturday, January 31, 2009 at 10:00 am. Interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Memorials to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Palliative Care Unit of the Saint John Regional Hospital or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Owen Kenneth Craig
CRAIG, Owen Kenneth - It is with great sadness the family of Owen Craig of Saint John announce his passing after a long courageous battle with his health. Owen died on January 23, 2009 at the Saint John Regional Hospital at the age of 77. Born 1931 in Saint John to the late William and Ida Craig. Owen worked for the City of Saint John Fire Department for over 35 years and retiring in 1991 as District Chief. He was also employed with the Corps Commissionaires. Owen was a true Scot at heart and for most of his adult life played the bagpipes; his true passion. He played for the Carlton York Pipe Band, Caladonia Pipe Band and was a member of the Jervis Bay Legion Pipe Band and co-founded the Saint John Fire Department Pipe Band. Owen was involved with the Children’s Wish Foundation, a member of the KV Bowling League, the KV Seniors Club and was a member of the Jervis Bay Legion Branch #53, the Carlton York Club and past member of the Main Brace and the Press Club. An avid Blue Jays Fan; he enjoyed his busy life and was committed to his family. Devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend; he was a true hero to his children and will be sadly missed by his family and friends. Owen will be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by his devoted wife and best friend of 57 years Mary Evelyn (Ferris); two sons Michael (Kathy) and Paul (Cathy) both of Saint John; daughters Pat McKay (Trevor) of Fredericton, Pam Craig (Ron Stevens), Lynn Sharkey (Harold) and Christine Raynes (Eric) all of Saint John; 15 grandchildren Jennifer, Jamie, Stephanie, Joey, Samantha, Sarah, Aaron, Jeff, Tara (Jeff), Matthew, Shawn (Tina), Stewart, Christopher (Erin) and Kelly; ten great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and many friends. Besides his parents, Owen was predeceased by his son Owen Craig, Jr. in 1995, grandson Michael Billard in 2007 and two brothers Raymond and William.
Resting at the Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd. (646-2424) with visitation on Monday January 26 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from the Main Street Baptist Church, 211 Main Street on Tuesday January 27, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. Private family interment to take place at a later date. Donations in Owen’s memory can be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada New Brunswick Chapter or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Robert (Bob) Eugene Brannen
BRANNEN, Robert “Bob” Eugene - It is with great sadness that the family of Bob Brannen announces his passing after a yearlong illness. Bob passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 22, 2009 at the age of 71.He was born in 1937 in Baccaro Shelburne Co., NS to Rowena (Smith) Brannen of Lower Sackville, NS and the late Eugene Brennan. Bob will be lovingly remembered by his wife and best friend of 42 years, Coral (Nickerson) Brannen of Saint John and his children Dr. Cyndi Brannen of Dartmouth, NS and Anjali Brannen of Saint John. Bob will also be fondly remembered by his three grandchildren TJ, Aidan and Milo; mother Rowena; sister Norah Taylor (George) of Lower Sackville, NS; sister-in-law Margo Waybrett (Paul) of Clam Point, NS; nieces Tammy and Denise; nephews Andrew and Shawn; special aunt and uncle Valerie and Emery Nickerson and close family friend Lisa (Campbell) Orr. Bob retired from UNBSJ in 2002 and was an avid Maple Leafs fan; he enjoyed life to the fullest, and truly touched every life he came in contact with. Bob will be greatly missed and fondly remembered by many. Resting at the Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd. (646-2424) with visitation on Friday January 23, 2009 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from the Fundy Funeral Home Chapel on Saturday January 24 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Fernhill Cemetery. Donations in Bob’s memory can be made to the UNBSJ Scholarship Fund 2000, Development & Donor Relations University of New Brunswick P.O. Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.fundyfuneralhome.com
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