Austin Steeves of Forest Dale Home and formerly of Edgett's Landing, the husband of the late Madeleine "Mae" (Hawkes) Steeves passed away peacefully at the nursing home on Friday evening, April 3rd, 2009 with his family by his side. Further details and arrangements will be announced at a later date. Please check funeral home website for details as well. Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral Home, Hopewell Cape, 734-2780 www.albertcountyfh.com
Amanda "Imelda" Maillet
1924 - 2009
Amanda "Imelda" Maillet, 84 of Manoir Saint-Jean Baptiste, Bouctouche, and formerly of Cocagne, has passed away at the Residence on Thursday, April 2nd, 2009 after a lengthy illness. She was married to the late Alcide Maillet (2003). Born in Saint-Paul on December 7th, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Johnny and the late Josephine (Gallant) Drisdelle. Imelda will be sadly missed by her two children, Rosetta "Vicky" Albrecht (Heinz) of Green Valley, Arizona and Roger (Dianna) of Cocagne, her three grandchildren Steven, Linda and Rick, and two great grandchildren, Olivier and Eric, her two sisters, Lorraine Hébert of Newington, Conn., Maria Riccardi (Don) of Farmington, Conn., one bother, Laurie (Fernande) of Wethersfield, Conn., and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by four brothers, Lionel, Willie, Emerie, and Gerald. Visitation will be held at the Saint-Pierre Roman Catholic Church Slumber Room, Cocagne on Sunday, April 5th, from 7 to 9 and Monday from 2 to 4 and 5:30 to 6:45 pm. Funeral Mass will be at the Saint-Pierre Church, Cocagne on Monday, April 6th, at 7:00 pm. Interment will be in the parish cemetery in the spring. In Imelda's memory donations can be made to the Dr Georges L. Dumont Hospital Foundation, or to the Manoir Saint-Jean Baptiste, Bouctouche. Funeral arrangements are in the care of Maillet Funeral Home, Bouctouche www.mailletfuneralhome.ca
1931 - 2009
ST. LOUIS DE KENT, NB - Dorilda Lanteigne passed away at home on Wednesday, April 1st, 2009. Born in Lower Caraquet she was the daughter of the late Charles G. and Marie (Frigault) Lanteigne. Dorilda was the owner/operator of a convenience store. She was a member of the St. Louis Golden Age Club and remained active by swimming, biking and walking. Dorilda will be sadly missed by her spouse, Ludger Lanteigne; five daughters, Lise Landry (Daniel Sirois) of Grandby, QC, Sylvie Landry (Jim McKinnon) of Vancouver, BC, Marie Landry (Marc Losier) of St. Bruno, QC, Danielle Landry (Jacques Lagacé) of Atholoville, Isabelle Landry (Mounir Izallalen) of South Hadley; MA, one son, Mario Landry (Patricia Jimenez) of St. Hubert, QC; eight grandchildren; Pierre-Michel, Yves, Shawn, Benoît, Andrée, Éric, Samia, Meidhi; two sisters, Sr. Albertine Lanteigne of Joliette, QC, Armandine Lanteigne (late George Beaudry) of St-Ustache, QC; five brothers; Aldoria Lanteigne (Gertrude) of Bas-Caraquet, Angelbert Lanteigne (Gaetane) of Laval, QC, Venant Lanteigne (Aline) of Caraquet, Adonia Lanteigne (Desneiges) of Caraquet, Daniel Lanteigne (Thérèse) of Bas-Caraquet; two sisters-in-law, Jeannette Lanteigne, Bas-Caraquet, Dora Lanteigne, Caraquet, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by two sisters; Anita Gionet, Léonida Chiasson, two brothers; Adelmard and Égide, and one brother-in-law; François Chiasson. Resting at Thompson Memorial Home, St. Louis de Kent, with visitation on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9, Monday 9:00 am until departure for funeral. A funeral Mass will be held at the St. Louis des Francais Roman Catholic Church, St. Louis de Kent on Monday, April 6th, 2009 at 11:00 am. Interment will be in the parish cemetery at a later date. Arrangements in care of Thompson's Funeral Home, Richibucto (523-4252). www.thompsonsfuneralhome.com
1935 - 2009
RICHIBOUCTOU-VILLAGE, NB - Simonne King, 73, of Richibouctou-Village passed away at the Stella Maris Hospital, Ste. Anne de Kent on Friday, April 3rd, 2009. Born in Ste. Anne de Kent, she was the wife of Emery King and daughter of the late Alban and Regina (Cormier) LeBlanc. Simonne attended St. Antoine de Padoue Roman Catholic Church and was a member of the Richibouctou-Village Golden Age Club. Simonne will be sadly missed by her husband; Emery King, two daughters; Nicole Robichaud (Louis) of Mundleville, Charleen Hebert (Michael) of Cap Lumiere, one son; Marc (Francine) of Grande-Digue, five grand children; Micheline Robichaud, Marcia Robichaud, Nathalie Hebert, Chantal King, Denis King, four sisters; Alice McNairn (late Robert) of Moncton, Eva Maillet (late Alphonse) of Ste. Anne, Albertine LeBlanc of Ste. Anne, Helena Bastarache (André) of Hamilton, ON, two brothers; Aldeo (Lucia) of Ste. Anne, Normand (late Jeannine) of Ste. Anne, and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by one sister, Geralda Richard and one brother, Gerard LeBlanc. Resting at the St. Antoine de Padoue Roman Catholic Church, Slumber Room with visitation on Tuesday at 2:00 pm until time of funeral. A funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, April 7th, 2009 at 4:00 pm. Arrangements in care of Thompson's Funeral Home, Richibucto (523-4252).
(1926 - 2009)
RICHIBOUCTOU-VILLAGE, NB - Simonne Boucher 82 of Shédiac, formerly of Richibouctou-Village passed away at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital, Moncton, NB on Saturday, April 4th, 2009. Born at La Fleur du Pommier in Cocagne, NB she was the daughter of the late Robert A. Goguen (1985) and the late Délina (Robichaud) Goguen (1978). Simonne is survived by her children; René (Stella Richard) of Shédiac with whom she resided, Gisèle (Maurice Richard) of Moncton, Guy of Halifax, Bernadine of Dieppe, grandsons; Alain and Robert Richard. She is also survived by sisters; Roberta (Emery Arseneau) of Moncton, Carmelle (late Bruce Hay) of Ottawa, brothers; Paul (Irène) of Moncton and Jean-Guy (Lauria) of Cocagne. She was predeceased by her husband; Tilmon Boucher (1992) of Richibouctou-Village and a sister Bernadette Bastarache (1992) (Néri) of Shediac River. After attending Bouctouche and St. Louis de Kent Convents, Simonne taught in a one room school house in St. Edouard de Kent and in Chockpish (now at the Village Historique Acadien). She also worked for Gérard Caissie (G. L. Caissie) of Richibucto and the U.M.F. in Cap Lumière. She was a member of Club d'âge d'or of St. Anselme and Richibouctou-Village, past member of Dorisol Choir of Richibouctou-Village. Simonne enjoyed dancing, bowling and darts. Resting at Thompson's Funeral Home, Richibucto with visitation on Tuesday from 7 to 9, Wednesday 2 to 4 and 6:00 pm until departure for funeral. A funeral Mass will be held at the St. Antoine de Padoue Roman Catholic Church, Richibouctou-Village on Wednesday, April 8th, 2009 at 7:00 pm. In lieu of flowers donations to the Palliative Care Unit at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital, Alzheimer Society or Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. A special thank you to the staff of the Palliative Care Unit of the Dr. Georges-l. Dumont Hospital. Arrangements in care of Thompson's Funeral Home, Richibucto (523-4252), www.thompsonsfuneralhome.com
SAUNDERS, DOROTHY HELEN OF FREDERICTON
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Dorothy Helen Saunders, of Fredericton, NB, which occurred on Saturday, April 4, 2009 in Fredericton, NB. Born in Toronto, ON, grew up and married in London, ON. Transferred with her then husband, to Fredericton and raised three beautiful children. Upon retirement from the Province of NB, she chose to stay in the city that she had come to love. Dorothy retired for the second time after three years working with the Community Access Centre Network. Dorothy was predeceased by her parents, Bob and Dorothy McDonald. She leaves to mourn one son, Dan Saunders (Julie) of Invermere, BC; two daughters, Debi Smith (Barry) of Houston, BC and Kimberly Ann Saunders (Paul Taillon) of Ottawa, ON; six grandchildren, Jayme and Zachary Saunders, Karly and Lorne Osborne, Lindsay and Kelly Smith; one brother, Bob McDonald (Denise) of London, ON; two sisters, Vi Stephenson (Rod) of London, ON and Barbara Godin of MacKenzie, BC; several nieces and nephews and long time friends, Norman and Roy Stephenson and Cindy Lofstrom and S.B., her dearest friend and love. Dorothy was in the Fredericton North Rotary Club for many years. She was awarded the Rotary Paul Harris Fellow, Four Avenues of Service Citation and the Rotarian of the Year Award. She was a Rotary Youth Exchange counselor for 8 years and District Chair for the Short Term Youth Exchange program. She was on the committee for Mature Professional Network, Founding member and Past President of Probus Club and Past President of the Nashwaaksis Kinette Club. She was a long time volunteer for the Chalmers Hospital Foundation and other organizations who needed her time. She was happiest when being asked to "help out" with whatever. Dorothy had a saying "Life is Good!" Her smile and giving ways will be missed by those who knew and loved her. Dorothy was a watercolour painter and loved biking, kayaking, long walks along "her" beautiful Saint John River and skiing at Crabbe Mountain. Visitation will take place at York Funeral Home, 302 Brookside Drive on Wednesday, April 8, 2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A Requiem Mass will be celebrated from St. Mary's Anglican Church, McEvoy Street, Fredericton, NB on Thursday, April 9, 2009 at 11:00 am with Father Ian Wetmore officiating. Honorary Pallbearers are Shelley Parker, Verna Norrad, Wendy Hebert, Murielle Lorden, Lori Leach, John Torunski, Lori Hill, Cindy Lofstrom and Roy Stephenson. In lieu of flowers, Dorothy has asked that you take the time to help someone in need or spend time with a lonely senior.
PETERSON, GRACE C.
Of Mazerall Settlement, NB passed away at Carleton Manor in, Woodstock, NB on Sunday, April 5, 2009, at the age of 85. Grace is survived by four sons Valmond Peterson of Alberta; Stephen D. Peterson ( Jocelyn Morin) of Edmundston, NB; Mark Peterson of Alberta; Matthew ( Charlotte ) Peterson of Woodstock, NB; two daughters Bonita Sorefleet of Alberta; Elizabeth Peterson of Niagrafalls, Ont; thirteen grandchildren, one great granddaughter. Grace was predeceased by her parents William and Annie Mazerall. Resting at the Scott Funeral Home, 815 Main Street, Woodstock, NB, with visiting on Tuesday April 7,2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11 am from St. Gertrude's Catholic Church. Father Bill Brennan will be officiating, with interment in the Holy Family Cemetery, Hanwell, NB. at a later date. www.scottfh.com
KNORR, KENNETH RONALD
Kenneth Ronald Knorr of Hoyt, NB passed away peacefully at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Sunday morning April 5, 2009 . Born on November 08, 1924, in Hoyt NB, he was the son of the late Ernest and Alma (Charlton) Knorr. Kenneth is survived by his wife Grace (Cox) Knorr and three sons Wayne (Susan) of Fredericton, NB, Ronald (Ila Parker) of Hoyt, NB and Stephen (Angela) of Tracy , NB. He had five grandchildren: Anthony, Jenna and Erica, Morgan and Logan. Ken is also survived by a sister Betty Flowers , two brothers: Leo Knorr and Lawrence (Ruth) Knorr and brother-in-law Bill Cox, as well as many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his parents, brother-in-law Charles Flowers and a sister-in-law Alberta (Worden) Knorr. Kenneth was a member of St. Luke's Anglican Church and worked as a woods worker, heavy equipment operator and truck driver for F.C. Alexanders for 32 years. He was a caring husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed working on his own woodlot and gardening. He was always ready to help out in his community and for years could be found in the cookhouse for local fairs and picnics. Relatives and friends are invited to visitation at Sunbury Funeral Home on Tuesday April 07, 2009, 2 to 4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be from St. Luke's Anglican Church on Wednesday April 08, 2009 at 11:00am, with Bishop George Lemmon officiating. Interment will be held at a later date in the St. Luke's Anglican Cemetery. You may express your sympathy by making a donation to St. Luke's Anglican Church or a charity of your choice. Arrangements are in the care of Sunbury Funeral Home, Central Blissville, NB (368-2413).