13 Sep 2020
It is with heavy hearts that the family of Donna L. Foster announces her passing which occurred on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at her residence. Born in Saint Jo...
13 Sep 2020
It is with heavy hearts that the family of Donna L. Foster announces her passing which occurred on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at her residence. Born in Saint John on November 9, 1957, she was a daughter of the late Theodore and Bernice (Buckley) Foster.
Donna is survived by her six siblings, Geraldine, Theodore (Kathy), Lorraine, Darrell, Karen, Darlene; sister-in-law, Lorna; five fur babies; special aunt, Agnes Daly; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, who she thought of as her own.
In addition to her parents, Donna was predeceased by her brother, Jack (Lorna) and sister, Beverly.
Resting at Brenan’s Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John, NB (634-7424) with visitation on Thursday, September 17th, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM and Friday, September 18th, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM. Guests are asked to enter the funeral home using the courtyard entrance where staff will greet and assist you with COVID-19 protocol. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday September 19th, 2020 at 10:30 AM from the Holy Redeemer Parish (St. Pius X, 316 Somerset Street). Interment will take place in Cedar Hill Extension.
For those who wish, remembrances may be made to SPCA or Carma. Online condolences may be placed at www.BrenansFH.com
14 Sep 2020
Mr. Lawrence Edward Beach of Whites Mountain passed away on September 14, 2020 at the age of 49. He was the son of the late Vernon Leland and Lois (Gregg) Beach...
14 Sep 2020
Mr. Lawrence Edward Beach of Whites Mountain passed away on September 14, 2020 at the age of 49. He was the son of the late Vernon Leland and Lois (Gregg) Beach.
He will live on in the hearts of his children: Devin Beach, Cole Beach and Chelsey Beach all of White’s Mountain and Ryan Graves of Knightville; his wife, Lisa Beach; his brothers: Brad Beach (Jeanette) of Pearsonville and Sheldon Beach (Marjorie Greenslade) of Sussex; his sisters: Loretta Harris (Matthew) of Fredericton, Laura Lee Beach (Jason Schafer) of Erb Settlement and Kim Riley of Riverview; his grandson, Phillip; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his sister, Lisa Ellen Beach.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the compassionate care of Wallace Funeral Home, 34 Sunnyside Drive, Sussex, (506-433-1176) due to COVID-19, A Celebration of Lawrence’s life will be held from Coles Island Cemetery on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 11:00am.
If you are considering making a memorial donation the family has requested Living Memorial. Condolences to the family and donations may be made through WallaceFuneralHome.com
12 Sep 2020
Louis D. Vottero, 87, of St. Andrews, New Brunswick, died peacefully at home on Saturday, September 12, 2020, with his wife of 64 years, Barbara June Field Vott...
12 Sep 2020
Louis D. Vottero, 87, of St. Andrews, New Brunswick, died peacefully at home on Saturday, September 12, 2020, with his wife of 64 years, Barbara June Field Vottero, by his side.
He is survived by their four sons: Louis (Tammy) of Albuquerque, N.M., John (Lynn) of Bexley, Ohio; Brett (Jane) of Wilbraham, Mass., and David (Lisa) of Columbus, Ohio. He leaves eleven grand-children and one great grandson, who treasured the many days spent with him during summer vacations and family reunions in St. Andrews. Andrew, Matthew, Nick, Amelia, Louis, Gina, Grace, Chloe, Jacob, Elijah and Audrey all had special relationships with their Grandad. He was proud to hold his great-grandson Lucas on his first visit to St. Andrews last summer and was touched to learn that an expected great granddaughter, Olivia Josephine, would carry his own mother’s name.
A pharmacist, educator, and author, Lou was born and raised in Trevorton, Pa. The child of Louis and Josephine DeAngelis Vottero, he was predeceased by his sister Anita Gurski and her husband Francis and is survived by his sister Jeanette Vottero of Lancaster, Pa.
Lou was a proud graduate of Duquesne University and The Ohio State University. He taught a generation of pharmacists as professor, assistant dean, and interim dean of the Rabbe College of Pharmacy at Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio. As professor emeritus, Vottero co-authored two textbooks on professional ethics in the practice of pharmacy. For more than 20 years, Vottero served as the treasurer of the American Institute for the History of Pharmacy and was recognized for his contributions by being named the first recipient of the Robert P. Fischelis Award in 2015. He was named the 2003 Distinguished Alumnus of the Duquesne University School of Pharmacy.
In retirement, Lou took great pleasure in gardening, traveling to Italy, and preserving and documenting the genealogy and family history of the Vottero and Field families. With his wife, Barbara, he was a founding director of the Field-Vottero Family Heritage Association. He enjoyed the life and people of St. Andrews, serving on the St. Andrews Town Council, playing bridge on Fridays, and attending the weekly meetings of the R.O.M.E.O. club of St. Andrews.
In keeping with his wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service.
In his memory, donations may be made to the Fundy Community Foundation, 45 Elizabeth Street, St. Andrews, N.B. E5B 3S7, or to a charity of the donor’s choosing.
Arrangements entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110)
14 Sep 2020
Lorraine (Drisdelle) Surette, 96, of Leominster, MA, formerly of Gardner, MA, died peacefully, Monday, September 14, 2020, at the Life Care Center of Leominster...
14 Sep 2020
Lorraine (Drisdelle) Surette, 96, of Leominster, MA, formerly of Gardner, MA, died peacefully, Monday, September 14, 2020, at the Life Care Center of Leominster following an illness. Born in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, on April 25, 1924, she was the daughter of the late William and Ida (Melanson) Drisdelle.
She was a graduate of the Success Business College of Moncton, NB Canada graduating with the Class of 1942. She, along with her husband Edgar and son Paul owned and operated Surette’s New & Used Furniture in Gardner for several years. Lorraine was also employed by the Gardner News for several years and by the Canadian Department of Agriculture for several years.
Lorraine was a parishioner of Annunciation Parish/ Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church of Gardner, MA. She was a member of the Gardner Chapter of AARP. She loved to spend time with her friends and always enjoyed a good party where she could dance. She enjoyed watching television and especially enjoyed watching Dancing with the Stars. But the time that Lorraine loved the most was spent with her family.
Lorraine is survived by her son Paul Surette and his wife Patricia of Millbury, MA; a grandson Dr. Charles Surette of New York, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was predeceased by her husband of 31–years, Joseph Edgar Surette, who died in 1999; sisters, Olive Clowater and Gerine Leger; five brothers, Edgar, Alban, Clarence, Emery, and Gerard Drisdelle.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, September 19, 2020, with a Mass at 11:00 a.m. in Annunciation Parish at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church, 135 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA. Burial will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery, West Street, Gardner, MA. Calling Hours will be private. Due to the current COVID–19 Pandemic, current restrictions set in place by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will be in effect at Lorraine’s services.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Holy Family Academy, 99 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA 01440. Please reference in memory of Lorraine Surette.
Boucher Funeral Home, Inc., 110 Nichols Street, Gardner, MA 01440, is handling the arrangements. boucherfuneral.com
20 Mar 2020
Bernice Lorraine Comeau was reunited with her loving husband Orel Joseph Comeau on March, 20, 2020. Lorraine was born on August 9, 1929 in Saint John, NB to the...
20 Mar 2020
Bernice Lorraine Comeau was reunited with her loving husband Orel Joseph Comeau on March, 20, 2020. Lorraine was born on August 9, 1929 in Saint John, NB to the late William and Florence (Morris) Burley.
Lorraine is survived by her children; Victor (Linda) Comeau, Orel “Boo” Comeau, Frederick (Carla) Comeau, Melanie (Floyd) Harris and Kathy (Mike) Garrett, 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Lorraine was the last surviving member of the Burley family, she was predeceased by her parents, husband, siblings and great granddaughter.
Arrangements have been entrusted with Castle Funeral Home, 309 Lancaster Avenue, Saint John, NB E2M 2L3 506-634-1701. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 12:00 Noon at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church.
Donations in Lorraine’s memory can be made to Cystic Fibrosis Canada, Canadian Cancer Society, Diabetes Canada, or the charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be made at www.castlefh.com.
11 Sep 2020
Margaret Roberta Clark of Rothesay, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, September 11, 2020 with her loving partner, Paul Baxter, by her side. Born in ...
11 Sep 2020
Margaret Roberta Clark of Rothesay, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, September 11, 2020 with her loving partner, Paul Baxter, by her side. Born in Saint John on February 23, 1943, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Iris (White) Clark.
Roberta was involved with real estate for a few years and then was employed at Maggie’s Craft Store in Saint John. Roberta enjoyed knitting, sewing and crossword puzzles.
Besides her partner, Roberta is survived by her children; Stanley Clark of Ottawa, ON, and Kathy Clark of Saint John, NB, and her grandchildren; Christine and Timothy Clark.
In keeping with Roberta’s wishes, there will be no visiting or funeral service. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Kennebecasis Community Funeral Home, 152 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis (849-2119).
For those who wish, remembrances may be made to Diabetes Canada. Online condolences may be made at www.kennebecasisfh.com
It is with great sadness that the family of James Edward Prescott, of Kiersteadville, NB, announces his passing after a courageous battle with cancer. Jim was b...
It is with great sadness that the family of James Edward Prescott, of Kiersteadville, NB, announces his passing after a courageous battle with cancer. Jim was born at the Saint John General Hospital and grew up in Sussex, NB. He was the son of the late Hon. Justice John McLeod Prescott and Eva (nee Dalton) Prescott.
Jim is survived by his wife Shirley (nee Spragg); his sons: Darren (Traci) and Jonathan (Jennifer), both from Saint John, NB; five grandchildren: Jesse, Justin, Joshua, Benjamin (Jessica), and Stephanie; and two sisters-in-law: Ruth Patterson (late Walter) and Joyce McLeod (David); along with many nieces and nephews.
Jim started his career with NBTel and retired from Office Outfitters. He was a jack of all trades and master of some. You could always find Jim working on various projects. He was always just a call away for Darren and Jon with their never-ending questions on how to fix something.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Sherwood’s Funeral Home and Life Tribute Centre (506-839-2156), 18 Scovil Road, Norton, NB where visitation will be held on Friday September 18th from 2:00 to 4:00pm and 6:00 to 8:00pm. A private service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in memory of James may be made to Kiersteadville Cemetery or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through: www.sherwoodsfuneralhome.com
14 Sep 2020
1930 - 2020
Howard George Carter passed away peacefully at K.E Spencer Memorial Home on Monday, September 14, 2020. Born in Toronto, ON son of the late William ...
14 Sep 2020
1930 - 2020
Howard George Carter passed away peacefully at K.E Spencer Memorial Home on Monday, September 14, 2020. Born in Toronto, ON son of the late William "Bill" and Christina Carter.
Howard had a lifelong passion as a pilot and instructor starting from the age of 18 to his retirement and beyond. Always keeping an open invitation to anyone to “Come flying”. He volunteered with the Air Cadets for over three decades as a mentor to an entire generation and anyone with an interest in aviation.
Howard will be sadly missed by three sons; James (Jane) Carter, Paul (Carol) Carter and John (late Annette) Carter, three daughter; Anne Christine (Doug) McDonald, Sheilagh (John) O’Brien and Jeannie Carter. Also survived by 14 grandchildren; Michael (Alana), Jennifer (Zain), Theresa (Mahmoud), Christopher, Judy, Lindsay, Athena, Maria, Anna, Daniel, Colleen, David, Celeidh as well as two great-grandchildren, Avery and Ryan.
Besides his parents, Howard was predeceased by his wife Mary Irene (1988), partner of 20 plus years, Elizabeth “Bette” Ringham and his granddaughter Julie Carter (2000).
Memorial donations in Howard's memory may be made to the Friends of the Moncton Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Alzheimer’s Society.
Resting at Fair Haven Funeral Home with visitation on Friday, September 18, 2020 from 7 to 9 pm. A celebration of Howard’s life will be held at Fair Haven Funeral Home, Garden View Reception Room on Saturday, September 19 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Due to COVID-19 and restrictions imposed by the Dept. of Health, the attendees should be mindful of social distancing. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, ON at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Fair Haven Funeral Home, 1177 Salisbury Road, Moncton (506) 852-3530.