SEVECK, IVAN SAMPSON Ivan S. Seveck of Temperance Vale passed away November 17, 2006 at Carleton Memorial Hospital. Born in 1925, he was a son of the late Frank S. and Hilda E. (Feero) Seveck. Ivan enjoyed fishing, hunting, picking fiddleheads, spending time in the woods and with his family. Ivan is survived by his wife Leola (Odie) E. (Hawkins) Seveck; two daughters, Judy Carr and her husband Eugene (Sparky), Woodstock and Barb Culliton and her husband Brian, Temperance Vale; two grandsons, Neil Carr (Mary), Woodstock and Brian Culliton Jr. (Julie), Timberlea, NS; one granddaughter, Jody Culliton, Greenwood, NS; one great granddaughter, Kyla Carr, Woodstock; one brother, Ronald Seveck (LaVerne), Temperance Vale; one sister-in-law, Julia Seveck, Temperance Vale; several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by one sister, Marion and two brothers, Aldus and Jack. Although there will be no public visitation, friends are welcome to attend a funeral service to be held at Flewelling Funeral Home, 585 Otis Drive, Nackawic on Sunday, November 19, 2006 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Carl Brewer officiating. Interment in Temperance Vale Cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews Stephen Seveck, Wayne Seveck, Michael Seveck, Lloyd MacFarlane, Edward MacFarlane and a cousin, Floyd Hawkins. For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Ivan, the family has suggested the Temperance Vale Cemetery. www.flewellingswan.com
LEWIS, MARY FRANCES "FRAN" The passing of Mary Frances "Fran" (Weaver) Lewis, of Fredericton, wife of the late George W. Lewis, occurred on Friday, November 17, 2006 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital. She was a daughter of the late Roy and Ellen (O'Brien) Weaver. Fran was employed by the Department of Health for 20 years in Accounts Receivable. She enjoyed bowling, playing bingo, shopping, going to exercise classes and most of all her friends. Survived by one daughter, Sandra Hagerman of Fredericton; two grandsons, Robbie of Grand Prairie, AB and Pierre Salesse of St. Catherines, PQ; one sister, Doris (Donald) MacDonald of Ottawa, ON and several nieces and nephews. Although there will be no visitation, a Memorial Service will be held at York Funeral Home's T. Gordon MacLeod Memorial Chapel, 302 Brookside Drive, Fredericton on Monday, November 20, 2006 at 2 pm. Interment will be held in the Hermitage Cemetery, Fredericton, NB. In lieu of flowers, remembrances made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Personal condolences may be offered through www.yorkfh.com.
LeBLANC, TEARENCE RICHARD The passing of Tearence Richard LeBlanc of Fredericton, N.B. occurred on Thursday, November 9, 2006 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital. Born in Oromocto, N.B. he was son of Richard LeBlanc (Joanne Riel) and mother Gail Somerton. In addition to his parents, Tearence is survived by special mom and caregiver, Donna Blanchard of Fredericton, N.B.; one brother, Alexander LeBlanc of B.C.; two sisters, Shanon Barnsley (Phil) of Halifax, N.S. and Erin O'Brien of B.C.; grandparents, Joe and Corrine LeBlanc of Ottawa, O.N. and grandmother, Gerry Somerton of Oromocto, N.B. and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Tearence was predeceased by his grandfather, Cecil Somerton. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in Ottawa, ON. For those who wish, remembrances to the Children's Wish Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Personal condolences may be offered through www.yorkfh.com. Terry's family want to express their sincere appreciation and heartfelt thanks to the many people who were part of Terry's life. The social workers at Family and Community Services, the staff of the Stan Cassidy Center, his teachers and teacher's assistants when he attended school and Dr. Stickles and nurses of pediatrics, all who added immensely to his health and quality of his life. To Doctor Paul Kerr and the nurses of 3 SW who made Terry's last few weeks as comfortable as was possible - we are so deeply grateful. Thank you to family, friends and work mates who's calls, comforting words, food and contributions were so touching and thoughtful. Donna would like to thank those who helped her care for Terry at home - my mom Mary Currie, Kathy Lee, Doreen Sweeny and Gail Cougle - each and everyone of you loved him too and gave me great peace of mind when I had to leave him. My husband Terry Blanchard who made our home accessible and added special touches that added to Terry's comfort and enjoyment. My entire family benefited so much from having Terry in our lives and he will be very sadly missed by my mom and dad - Mary and Manzer Currie, my children - Tammy May (Tomas) and Joe Cote (Kim), foster daughter Trudy O'Donnell and grandchildren Sean May, Avery and Abbie Cote. Sleep now for awhile"Terry - bear," when you wake up everything will be so different just as God promises at Revelation 21:4 "And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away."
FAGAN, KATHERINE MARY (MURDOCH) RN LTNS NURSING SISTER, WWII VETERAN 1915 - 2006 Katherine M. Fagan, of Heritage Court Moncton, NB passed away at The Kenneth E. Spencer Memorial Home on Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at the age of 91 years. Born in Loggieville, NB on October 31, 1915 she was the daughter of the late Edward J. and Marie (Brideau) Murdoch. She was a member of St. Augustines Roman Catholic Church. Katherine led her nursing class in Antigonish where she graduated from St. Martha's Hospital School of Nursing. She was a veteran of WWII having served in Italy and England as a nursing sister. She was a retired nurse from The Moncton Hospital and The G. L. Dumont Hospital, as well as a private duty nurse. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Frank Fagan; daughter, Ann of Calgary; sons, Thomas of Ottawa, Barry and Frank Jr. both of Moncton; sisters, Edna Donahoe of Oakville, ON, Geraldine LeBlanc of Mississauga, ON, and Gertrude Hachey of Moncton; brother, Dr. Fred (Margaret) Murdoch of Fredericton; three grandchildren, Dr. Shawn McDermott (Alana), Courtney DeGiano and Andrew; and two great grandchildren, Emily and Colleen McDermott; sisters-in-law Mary Ann Murdoch, Jean Murdoch, and Janine Murdoch; also by many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her daughter, Maureen in 1992; brothers, Dr. Albert, James, Patrick and Thomas. Visitation was held at Tuttle Brothers Funeral Home, 171 Lutz St. on Friday, November 17, 2006 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. The Funeral Mass will be held at St. Augustines Roman Catholic Church today, November 18, 2006 at 11:00 am with Father Phil Mulligan officiating. There will be a reception to follow. Interment will be in Our Lady of Calvary Roman Catholic Cemetery in the spring. In Katherine's memory, donations may be made to a United Way charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Bros. Funeral Home, (506) 857-8564. Online condolences can be made via www.tuttlefuneralhome.ca
CURRAN SR., ROBERT JOHN The death of Robert John Curran Sr. of Quispamsis, formerly of Fredericton, husband of the late Elizabeth (McConnell) Curran, occurred November 16, 2006 at his residence. He was born in Toronto on September 18, 1931, the son of the late George and Mary (Kearney) Curran. Bob served in the Canadian Armed Forces from 1947 - 1969 retiring as a chief warrant officer in the Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada. He served on U.N. peace keeping missions in Korea and Cyprus and held postings in Germany, Borden and Oromocto. He was a member of Kennebecasis Branch 58, Royal Canadian Legion. Bob is survived by one daughter Jean Curran (Dale Cooper), Quispamsis; one son Robert Curran Jr. (Anne), Perth Andover; four grandchildren Loren and Taylor Cooper, Alex and Luke Curran; one sister Rose Hill (Robert), Keswick, ON; several nieces and nephews. Bob's sense of humour and his love of story-telling will be missed. At the request of the family, no visitation or service will be held. Arrangements are entrusted to Kennebecasis Select Community Funeral Home, 152 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis, NB (506) 849-2119. For those who wish, donations may be made to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation. www.kennebecasisfh.com
WATSON, BARBARA M. - The death of Barbara Marilyn Watson of Sussex Corner, NB occurred unexpectedly on November 16th 2006 at the Sussex Health Centre. She was the daughter of the late Currie E. and Alice (Proctor) Geldart of Sussex. Barb is survived by her husband Ronald E. Watson, two daughters Zoë Watson (Gervais Warren) of Rothesay, NB and Debbie Watson (Stuart Morrison) of Uxbridge, ON and her sister Leona M. Geldart of Campbellford, ON. The family invites you to visit with them on Sunday November 19, 2006 from 2-5 p.m. at the Sussex Select Community Funeral Home, 21 Aiton Road, Sussex (506-433-2133). Following cremation a private interment will be held at the family lot in Kirk Hill Cemetery, Sussex. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated. www.sussexfh.com
SHERWOOD, EVE MARY - The death of Eve M. Sherwood of Rothesay, NB, loving wife of Otty Sherwood, occurred November 17th 2006 at the Church of St. John and St.Stephen Home. Born in Moncton, NB, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Edith Arsenault. Besides her husband Otty, Eve is survived by two children, Carl (Marcia) of Rothesay and Audrey Sherwood of Quispamsis; one brother, Joseph Arsenault of Shediac, NB; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by several sisters and brothers. Resting at Kennebecasis Select Community Funeral Home 152 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis (506) 849-2119, with visitation on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, November 20th, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. from Rothesay Baptist Church, Quispamsis, NB, with Rev. Dr. Lindsay Taylor officiating. Cremation will follow. A reception will be held at the Church following the service. For those who wish, donations may be made to Rothesay Baptist Church or a charity of the donor's choice. www.kennebecasisfh.com
SAULNIER, MEDRIC 79, of Stacey Mill Court, Bathurst, passed away on Wednesday (November 15, 2006), at the Chaleur Regional Hospital, Bathurst. Born in Tracadie-Sheila, he was the son of the late Fred and Délia (Dignard) Saulnier. Medric served in World War II, with the North Shore Regiment of the Royal Canadian Army and was a member of the Herman J. Good, V.C. Br. 18, Royal Canadian Legion, Bathurst. He worked for General Motors in Terry Town, NY, for 20 years. He was a past member of the Chaleur Regional Hospital Board, Road Builders Association, member of the U.C.T. Bathurst Council #827 and was the founder and president of North Shore Welding Supply Ltd. He was pre-deceased by his first wife, Bella (Duclos) Saulnier. He is survived by his wife, Cécile (Benoit) Saulnier. Two sons: Richard Saulnier (Marilyn) of Bathurst, Denis of Red Deer, AB, Four daughters: Jacqueline (Bert Firlotte) of Fredericton, NB, Sylvie (Todd Belanger) of Red Deer, AB, Denise (Ian Fowler) and Diane (Eddie Calnan) both of Riverview, NB. Three sisters: Laudia Gendron and Trisse Saulnier, both Middletown, NY, USA, Doreen Wade of Memramcook, NB. Four grandchildren; Krista, Vanessa, Brittany and Spencer. Several nieces and nephews. The body is resting at Elhatton's Funeral Home (www.elhatton.com), Bathurst. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday morning (November 18, 2006) at 11:00 a.m. from the Sacred Heart Cathedral, St. Andrew St., Bathurst. Burial will in the Sheila Cemetery. For anyone wishing to send tokens of sympathy, the family would appreciate donations to the Alzheimer's Society or a favorite charity.