Iron Workers Local 842



Claude LeBouthillier



Entouré de sa famille, à l’Hôpital régional de Miramichi, le samedi 15 juillet 2017, à l’âge de 64 ans, est décédé paisiblement, suite à une courageuse lutte contre le cancer, Monsieur Claude LeBouthillier. Il était l’époux de Marie-May Gionet et demeurait à Neguac. Né le 31 décembre 1952, il était fils d’Yvonne Godin et de feu Allain LeBouthillier.
Outre son épouse et sa mère, il laisse dans le deuil deux filles : Gaëtanne (Garth) et Ghislaine (Martin) ; trois fils : Gaëtan (Sheryl), Gabriel (Pauline) et Ghislain (Dawn) ; ses petits-enfants adorés : Hunter, Spencer, Abygail, Conner, Allain, Zack et Kennedy ; quatre sœurs : Edith (Alphée), Yvette (feu Joe), Catherine (Keith) et Annette (Bernard); quatre frères : Yvon (Colette), Ernest, Gérard (Augustine) et Edgar (Joanne) ; ses filleuls : Roseanne et Christian, ainsi que plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-sœurs, oncles, tantes, neveux, nièces, cousins, cousines et amis.
Une sœur, Alinda, l’a précédé dans la tombe.
La famille recevra parents et amis à compter de 19h, le lundi 17 juillet, à la Maison Robichaud & Fils, 50, rue Otho, à Neguac. Les funérailles auront lieu en l’église Saint-Bernard de Neguac, le mercredi 19 juillet à 11h.
Heures de visites: le lundi 17 juillet, de 19h à 21h, le mardi 18 juillet, de 14h à 16h, de 19h à 21h et le mercredi 19 juillet, de 9h30 à 10h45.


Patrick Joseph (P.J.) Stone


Patrick Joseph (P.J.) Stone

It is with heavy hearts the family of Patrick Joseph (P.J.) Stone announce his peaceful passing on Friday, July 7, 2017 at the Saint John Regional Hospital surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born in Saint John on January 12, 1934 he was a son of the late Maison L. Stone.

Before retiring at the age of 70, Patrick was an iron worker and long-term employee of Ocean Steel. He was one of the founding members of Local 842 International Association of Bridge Structural & Ornamental Iron Workers and past member of Local 172 ILA. Always with a positive attitude, he was well respected and always eager to lend a helping hand to others.

He enjoyed working in his yard and was often found assisting others with their work. He appreciated nature and was known to feed wandering wildlife. He always had a pocket full of candy for friends and colleagues which earned him the name "Candy Man" by many that knew him.

Patrick is survived by his daughter: Holly A. Stone (Rodney McIntyre); sons: Allan J. Stone, Stephen D. Stone, Mark A. Stone (Tatiana Radchenko), and Daniel P.  (Vanessa) Stone; grandchildren: Lisa and Laura Wills, Emma and Riley Stone and Jordan and Evan Stone; and step grandchildren: Kelsey Leduc and Katey McIntyre.

Resting at Brenan’s Bay View Funeral Home, 1461 Manawagonish Rd., Saint John West, NB (634-7424) with visitation on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. A funeral liturgy will be held at Brenan’s Bay View Chapel on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 12:00 PM. Interment will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery. For those who wish, remembrances in memory of Patrick may be made to First Steps Housing Inc. or Romero House.



Henry (Duke) Gene Aubie


Henry (Duke) Gene Aubie, beloved husband of Gilberte, his wife of 52 years, passed peacefully on May 9th 2017 in Moncton NB at the age of 75 surrounded by his loved ones. 

Henry will be sadly missed by his children: Doreen Verkley (Phil), Emily Tait (Troy), Duke Aubie (Jennifer), April Binder (Kirk) and Dean Aubie; his grandchildren: Sarah, Samantha, Cody, Kiana, Penny, Aidan and Kennedy and his great grandchildren: Hunter, Arabellah and Deacon. Henry was predeceased by siblings, Oscar Miller (Mavas), Marion Kelly (Fred) and Lisa Richardson (Burl). 

Henry was born in Campbellton, NB April 16th 1942, and lived most of his life there, the place he loved. He was baptised at the Anglican Church of Canada, was a career Ironworker (Local 842) and lived a full life as father, grandfather and great grandfather. Henry will be sadly missed by his many family and friends.

The family would also like to thank the many doctors and nurses for their great service.

A service to celebrate and honour Henry’s life will be held at the Anglican Church of Canada, 6 Aberdeen St., Campbellton with date and time to be announced. Interment to be held in Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes Atholville Cemetery, Tide Head, NB.

Arrangements under the professional care and guidance of Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995).

In lieu of flowers, donations to the CHU Dumont Foundation (Palliative Care Unit) in Moncton NB would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences for the family can be made at



Donald Losier (1946-2017)



Paisiblement, entouré de sa famille à l’Hôpital de Tracadie, le vendredi 31 mars 2017, à l’âge de 71 ans, est décédé Donald ‘ Ti-Coune’ Losier, époux de Noëlla Fournier depuis 49 ans. Il demeurait à Tracadie. Né le 8 janvier 1946, il était fils de feu Emery Losier et de feu Emerentienne LaPlante. 

Outre son épouse il laisse dans le deuil deux fils: Steven (Sonia Vautour) et Joey (Annie Noël ); quatre petits-enfants : Franceska, Nathan, Noah et Logan; six sœurs : Cécile (Simon Savoie), Jacqueline (Luc Fournier), Marie-Thérèse( Jean-Maurice Landry), Francine (Donald Gagnon), Rita (Edgar Savoie) et kathy (Jeff Landry); trois frères : Clarence (Pierrette Benoit), Onile (Alphonsine Haché) et Raymond (Joanne Arseneau); deux filleuls: Rita et Ti-Marc, ainsi que plusieurs beaux-frères, belles-sœurs, neveux, nièces, cousins et cousines. M. Losier était Ironworker de métier local 842. 
La famille recevra parents et amis à compter de 14h, le mardi 4 avril, à la Maison funéraire Robichaud & Fils, 3875, rue Principale, à Tracadie. Les funérailles auront lieu en l’église Saint-Jean-Baptiste et Saint-Joseph de Tracadie, le mercredi 5 avril, à 11h. Heures de visites: le mardi 4 avril, de 14h à 16h, de 19h à 21h, le mercredi 5 avril, de 9h30 à 10h45. 





Eugene Brideau (1955-2017)



It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of Eugene Philip James Brideau which occurred at his home on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 with his daughter, girlfriend, and granddaughter by his side.  Born 1955, in Saint John, he was the son of the late Edmond Joseph and Mary Marjorie (LeBlanc) Brideau.  Eugene was an Iron Worker at Ocean Steel.  He enjoyed going for long drives, attending the flea market on Sundays and spending time at Tim Hortons.  Eugene cherished every moment spent with his grandchildren and family.

Eugene is survived by his daughter Melissa Brideau of Saint John; sons Allison Young (Jenna), Ryan Bourque both of Ontario; common-law wife Rose Basque of 14 years; brothers Stephen Brideau (Mary), Carl Brideau (Esther), Wayne Brideau (Gail) all of Saint John, Keith Brideau of Moncton; sisters Karen Keirstead and Loretta Brideau both of Moncton; grandchildren Cailey Brideau (Morgan) and great-granddaughter Kharma Nice, Triftin Turrett, and Luke Young; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends. Besides his parents, Eugene was predeceased by his sisters Marie Crosbie and Dorine Eddy and sister-in-law Gail Brideau.  

Arrangements are under the direction of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road (646-2424).  Following cremation, visitation will be held on Saturday, February 25th from 12 to 2 p.m. followed by a Memorial Service at 2 p.m. in the chapel.  Interment will take place at a later date.  Donations in memory of Eugene may be made to The Children’s Wish Foundation or to the charity of the donor’s choice.



Henry J. Martin (1947-2016)

Henry J. Martin- 69, of Lower Coverdale, NB;  passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at The Moncton Hospital, on Saturday, September 17, 2016. He was the son of the late Wilfred and Rita (nee Gaudet) Martin. He was born in Murray Settlement, NB.

Henry worked as an Ironworker for 40 years. He had a passion for building things, including his semi-famous steel framed garage at the home he and his wife Linda shared in Point Du Chene. But his biggest dream was to build a camp in the community he was brought up in. His desire to build this camp was what gave him the strength to get through his treatments and he completed his goal and has left his family a legacy for us to enjoy.

Henry is survived by his wife Linda Holmstrom-Martin; one daughter, Karen Basque (Ronnie), Damascus,NB; one step-daughter, Jennifer Martin (Denis), Moncton, NB; two sons, Danny (Amy), Houston, TX, Jason (Jennifer), Quispamsis, NB; six sisters, Angela Martin (Eloie), Rogersville, NB, Thélerise Bouchard (Roger), Saint John, NB, Corinne Gallant (Fernand), Collette, NB, Cecile Martin (Gerard), Rosaireville, NB, Bernadette Gaudet (Ivon), Saint John, NB, Simonne Arsenault (Gilles), Moncton, NB; three brothers, Norman (late Rose Martin), Rogersville, NB, Fernand (Huberte), Collette, NB, Armand (Charline), Moncton, NB; four grand children, Madeline, Chase, Jonah, Jordan; and many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, Henry was pre-deceased by one sister, Laudia McClaren and one brother Calixte.

The family is having a Celebration of Life at the Moncton Dart Club, 28 Eaton Street, on Tuesday September 20th. It will begin at 4pm and there will be refreshments offered. A private family burial will take place at a later date.


Christian Losier (1987 - 2016)


Christian Losier of St-Isidore passed away accidently on Thursday April 21st, 2016 at the age of 29. He was born on April 14, 1987, son of Marcel Losier and Liette Breau.

Christian is survived by his spouse Elise McGraw. Other than his spouce he leaves in sorrow his son Léolin, sister Renel, brother Fréderic (Mylène Breau), niece Charlie, maternal grandparents Ulysse and Antoinette Breau, paternal grandparents Jean-Paul and Hélène Losier;  god-father and god-mother Bernard et Gisèle Ferguson, as well as numeral uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. He also leaves in sadness his work colleges at MQM where he had been working for the last few years as an Ironworkers (Local 842).

The family will be receiving family and friends at 2pm, Sunday April 24th, 2016 at "Maison funéraire Robichaud & Fils" located at 3875, rue Principale in Tracadie. The funeral will be held at "Saint-Jean-Baptiste et Saint-Joseph de Tracadie" church Monday April 25th at 2pm. 




"Chuck" Celestin Joseph Adams (1939-2016)

It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of “Chuck” Celestin Joseph Adams which occurred at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Monday, April 4th, 2016, with his family at his side.     Born 1939, in Bathurst, NB, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Clarisse (Doucette) Adams.  Chuck was an Iron Worker with Local 842 for over 40 years.  He was “Papa” to everyone and loved by all.

Chuck is survived by his loving and devoted wife Violet (Graham) of 53 years; sons Steven Adams (Doris) of Titusville, Ronald Adams of Saint John; daughter Tanya McAuley (Richard) of Saint John; brother Roger Adams of Saint John; sisters Bertha Miller (Clifford) of Bathurst, Vangeline Clich (John) of Quebec, Lorraine Campbell (Frank) of Grandbay; grandchildren Anna (Jason), Tony (Sara), Alicia, Ashley, Mike (Chelsea), Marcus, Alexis (Raymond), Olivia, Oliver; great-grandchildren Isabelle, Blake, Rayden, Austin, Karter, Karson, Jackson, Sophie, Chloe; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends.  Besides his parents, Chuck was predeceased by his brothers Alexander and Felix, sisters Viola and Marjorie, grandson Charlie and great-grandson Kaleb. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road (646-2424). A Memorial Service will be held at Hammond River Holy Trinity Church on Friday, April 8th at 2 p.m. The family will be receiving family and friends 1 hour prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Chuck’s memory may be made to the Joshua Group.



Donald Keith McCann (1949-2016) 

McCANN- Donald Keith McCann of Rolling Dam, N.B peacefully passed with his family present at the Charlotte Hospital, St. Stephen, N.N on March 23, 2016. Husband of Jill McCann.

Born June 22, 1949, son of the late Keith and Helen (McShane) McCann.

Brother of the late Joan Thompson and William McCann.

Survived by his wife and children, Tammy Essency (Jud), Drew Hall (Anita), Roberta Hall (Matt Church) and Cathy Wynbergen (Hank), 12 grandchildren, sisters Carmen Beck (Ken) and Jackie Johnson.




Reginald Dignard (1946 - 2016)

Reginald Dignard passed away the Regional hospital in Bathurst on Thursday, February 11th, 2016 at the age of 69. Reginald was born on December 29th, 1946. He was the son of the late  Thomas Dignard and Françoise Comeau. Survived by his wife Yvonne Dignard; daughters, Mireille Dignard Savoie (Gaston) of Saint John and Carole Dignard Brideau (Terry) of Tracadie; son, Danny (Stéphanie LeClaire) of Tracadie; a grandson, Philippe; a grand-daughter, Marie-Christine; five brothers: Jean-Paul, Jean-Guy both from Tracadie; Sylvio (Emilienne), Raoul (Rita) both from Saint John and Ronald (Guylaine) of Québec; three sisters: Marie-Anne (Alyre), Mathilde (Paul) both from Tracadie and Julie (Raymond) of Saint John; one godson, Donald, one god-daughter, Diane, as well as numerous brothers in law, sisters in law, nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles and friends. In addition to his father in law, Célestin; his mother in law, Germaine; brother in law, Eugène, Reginald was predeceased by two nephews: Yves and his godson Philippe, as well as his niece Chantal.



Fred Knox (1948 - 2015) 

The death of Fred Andrew Knox of Minto, NB occurred Friday, December 4, 2015 at the Chalmer’s Regional Hospital. 

Born in Salmon Creek, NB he was the son of the late Hebert and Joyce (Thompson) Knox. 

Survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Dianne (McGraw) Knox; sons, Eric Knox (Roberta) of Woodstock and Lenny Knox (Sharon) of Chipman; a chosen grandson, Liam Stewart; a brother, Alton Knox (Brenda); a sister, Donna Chase (Winston) of Fredericton, NB; many nieces and nephews. 

In addition to his parents, Fred was predeceased by a sister, Edna Betts. 



Emile Landry (1949-2015)


C'est avec une très grande tristesse que nous annonçons, suite à une très courte lutte contre le cancer, le décès de Emile Landry, à l'âge de 66 ans, survenu à son domicile le mardi, 10 novembre 2015. Il était époux de Huguette Chiasson et demeurait à Anse-Bleue. Il était fils de feu Arthur Landry et de feu Honora Landry. Outre son épouse, il laisse dans le deuil ses deux fils: Michel (Line) et Cédric (Yolaine Robichaud) de Dieppe; sa fille Karine (Michel Basque et son fils Dany) de Anse-Bleue; ses deux petits-enfants: William et David; ses quatre soeurs: Pierrette Cormier (feu Auguste), Claudine (Robert Thériault) de Anse-Bleue, Gilberte (Roger Gionet) de Caraquet, et Bernise (Yvon-Luc Thériault) de Grande-Anse; ses frères Paul de Tracadie, Gabriel 'Gaby' (Marielle) de Grande-Anse, Alcide et Mario de Anse-Bleue; ses beaux-frères et belles-soeurs: Suzanne Cormier-Landry (feu Claude) de Moncton, Yvon Chiasson (Nicole), Nicole (Emile Haché), André Chiasson (Diane), Diane (Daniel Duquette), Marc (Line) et Estelle Chiasson ( feu Denis Chiasson), ainsi que oncle et tantes, neveux et nièces, cousins et cousines. Il laisse également dans la peine ses confrères de travail. Emile a été membre pendant 40 ans du local #842 'Ironworker'. Il adorait son travail. Outre ses parents, son frère Claude et ses beaux-parents Anne-Marie et Nicholas Chiasson l'ont précédé dans la tombe. La dépouille mortelle de M. Landry sera exposée à compter de vendredi, 14 hres au salon LeGresley de Grande-Anse. Les funérailles auront lieu samedi, 14 novembre, à 11 h en l'église St-Simon et St-Jude de Grande-Anse. Heures des visites: vendredi: 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 h, samedi: 9:30 - 10:30 h





Lorenzo Breau
1943 - 2014
Beresford - Lorenzo Breau, 71, of Beresford, passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014 at the Chaleur Regional Hospital, Bathurst.
Born in Bartibog Bridge, he was the son of the late David N. and Cécile (LeGresley) Breau.
He is survived by his wife, Jeannine Arseneault Breau.
Two children:  Denise Long (Ken) of Drury's Cove, N.B. and Rhéal Breau (Terri Smith) of Sussex, N.B.  
Two step-children:  Monique Mazerolle (Alfred) and Denise Haché (Ken Hébert) both of Robertville.
Five grandchildren, five step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.
Four brothers:  Léonard Breau (Andréa) of Miramichi, Donald Breau (Margaret) of Markham, Ont., Rhéal Breau (Corrina Mallon) of St. Albert, Alta. and Clarence Breau (Elaine) of Gatineau, Que.  
One sister, Lucie Robichaud (Rhéal) of Pickering, Ont. 
One half brother, Gislain Thibodeau (Barbara) of Brantville, N.B.  
One half sister, Jocelyne Thibodeau (Matchett) of Tracadie-Sheila.
Several nieces and nephews.He was predeceased by a brother, Edouard and two sisters: Louise and Réa
Visiting hours are Tuesday at Heritage Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 and Wednesday from 2 p.m. until time of Funeral. 
Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday afternoon, May 7, 2014 at 4 p.m. from Église St. Nom de Jesus, Beresford. 
Arrangements are in the care of Heritage Funeral Home (, Beresford.









Thomas"Tommy" F. Mercer



Surrounded by his family the death of Tommy Mercer, husband of Mary Mercer occurred at Bobby's Hospice on Tuesday, February 4, 2014. He was born on April 16, 1951 in Saint John to Mary (Hart) Mercer and the late William Mercer. Tommy was a member of Local 842 - International Brotherhood of Ironworkers working at Point Lepreau for the last number of years. He was an avid shuffle board player.

Tommy is survived by his wife of over 42 years, Mary; his sons: Jason (Natasha) of Grand Bay-Westfield and Joel (Melody) of Fredericton; brothers: Jack (Leigh), Patrick (Bernice), Larry (Arlene), Ian (Theresa) andEugene "Louie" (Delores); sisters: Ann Marie McDonough, Christine Scribbans, Judy Steeves and Jacqueline Ards (Patrick); brother-in-law, Danny Thompson (Susan); sister-in-law, Joan Mercer and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father and brother, Bobby

Resting at Brenan's Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (634-7424) with visiting on Friday from 2:00 - 9:00 pm. The Funeral Service will be held from Brenan's Chapel on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 12:00 noon. Interment will take place in Hardings Point Cemetery at a later date.



                                Joseph  Nicholas O'Hearn

                          August 3, 1958 - December 15, 2013








Stanley Martin "Butch" Hewitt
Surrounded by his family the death of Butch Hewitt, husband of Lois (Godwin) Hewitt occurred at the Saint John Regional Hospital on Saturday, August 10, 2013. He was born on February 15, 1943 in Lakewood to the late Helen (Williams) and Henry Hewitt. Butch worked construction and was a founding and life member of the Local 842 Ironworkers until his retirement. He enjoyed various hobbies especially fishing, gardening and many hours in his garage with his friends and neighbours.
Besides Lois, his wife of over 47 years, Butch is survived by his sons, Chris (Diane) of Upper Loch Lomond and Tim (Sarah) of Vancouver; granddaughter, Isobel Ana; brother, Bradley; sisters: Dorothy, Barbara, Ann, and Elizabeth; brothers-in-law: Roland (Jeanne) and Norman; sisters-in-law: Eileen, Phyllis and Anne Marie; special niece, Pamela and several other nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; brother, George and sisters: Patricia and Ruth.


In Memory of

Maynard Caplin


July 16, 1950 - July 20, 2013


Passed away at the Campbellton Regional Hospital on July 20, 2013 at the age of 63, Mr. Maynard Caplin of Listuguj, husband of Monique Poirier. The funeral mass will be held at Ste Anne Church Listuguj on Thursday at 4:00 pm. Visitation at Maher's Funeral Home, 33 Lansdowne Street Campbellton, Wednesday from 7pm to 9pm and Thursday from 2:00pm until time of funeral. All hours are New Brunswick time. Funeral arrangements are in the care of Maher's Funeral Home, Campbellton


Gary George Fougere
It is with great sadness that the family of Gary George Fougere Sr. announces his death, which occurred on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at his residence. Born in Saint John on April 16, 1944, he was the son of the late George and Madeline (Chute) Fougere. Gary was a member of the Iron Workers Local 842, and worked on various projects in the Saint John area. He was a proud supporter of the SPCA, and was a fixture at Rhoda’s Flea Market nearly every Sunday. In his spare time, Gary could be found walking his dogs, fishing, and just enjoying the company of his many friends, often around a good bon fire.

Gary is survived by his children, Gary Fougere Jr. of St. Paul, Alberta, and Tabatha Fougere of Saint John; granddaughter, Joann Crilley; siblings Mary Lounton of the Kingston Peninsula, Lilly Fougere of St. Stephen, Donnie Fougere (Kathy) of Hampton, David Fougere (Elizabeth) of Windsor, ON, and Debbie Fougere of Georgetown, PEI; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Gary was predeceased by his wife, Marie (Debouver) Fougere; his daughter, Dawn Finnamore; and his son, Matthew Fougere.


Soucy, Daniel Paul

With heavy hearts the family of Dan Soucy announces his passing on Saturday, October 20, 2012. Born in Saint John, NB., he is the son of Conrad and Hermine (Blanchard) Soucy. Dan was a proud, third generation Iron Worker by trade, belonging to Union Local #842 and worked for nearly 30 years in his profession. He had a passion for fly fishing, spending his earlier days on the Salmon River and he loved four wheeling. He was loved dearly by his family and will be forever missed. Along with his parents, Dan is survived by his special friend Bonnie Culley; brothers Gary (Cherie) Soucy, and Steve Soucy; sister Rose Soucy (Dave Hayes); best friend Randy Johnson and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends. In addition to several grandparents, he was also predeceased by his brother Mike Soucy and nephew Clayton Soucy. ______________________________________________________________________________________________

Russell, Brian Edward

Mr Brian Edward Russel of Miramichi N.B. passed away September 22, 2012 in Miramichi Regional Hopital at the age of 57.

Born in Miramichi, he was the son of Raymond and Eva (Frost) Russell. He was a retired Ironworker and a member for 37 years with the Ironworker Union.

Mr Russell is survived by his daughters Michelle Dunn(Christopher) and Sherry Russell both of Whitby Ont. his sister Gloria O Sullivan(John) of Barrie Ont. and 6 grandchildren. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his daughter Christine.


Duguay, Etienne (1951 - 2013)

À l’Hôpital de Tracadie-Sheila, le jeudi 11 avril 2013, à l’âge de 61 ans, est décédé paisiblement Etienne Duguay, conjoint de Liette Power. Il demeurait à Saint-Sauveur. Né le 16 novembre 1951, il était fils de feu Peter Duguay et de feu Lydia Bulger. Outre sa conjointe, il laisse dans le deuil deux filles: Chantal LeBlanc et Sindy Hébert (Danny Cowan); le fils de sa conjointe, Jason; trois petits-enfants: Shynie, Shayne et Sophie; cinq soeurs: Judith (feu Anthony Boucher), Ernestine (feu Alphonse Leclerc), Lydia (feu Gérald Paulin), Exilia (Léonard Gallant) et Anne-Marie (Lucien Boudreau); six frères: Simon (Réjeanne), Léandre, Albert (Evelyne), Pierre (Albertine), Roméo (Georgette) et Paul-Renaud; une filleule, Sara-Maude, ainsi que plusieurs oncles, tantes, neveux, nièces, cousins et cousines. Cinq frères: Henri-Paul, Léo, les jumeaux Gérald et Gérard et Joseph en bas âge, l’ont précédé dans la tombe. M. Duguay a travaillé comme ferronnier «ironworker» pendant toute sa vie.


Soucy, Conrad Joseph "Cal"

It is with great sadness the family announce the death of Conrad Soucy of Saint John who passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital, on Sunday May 19, 2013. Born January of 1930 in Claire, NB, he was the son of the late Denis and Azilda Soucy. He was a proud Iron Worker and worked for over 50 years at Local 842. Conrad was called upon many times to figure out a puzzle of construction which others couldn’t. In his humble way he would find a safe timely solution and for this he was well liked and respected in his craft. A major passion in his youth was racing sailboats with his best friend Reggie Brown. In the 40’s and mid 50’s, they would confound rivals on the difficult Saint John to Digby and back, finishing by sailing up the reversing falls. Winning 10 years out of 11.

Conrad enjoyed gardened a large plot which often fed the many friends who visited. In his later years he went to Bingo with his beloved wife and best friend.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 53 years Hermine (Blanchard) Soucy; sons Gary (Cherie) of Saint John and Steve of Grove Hill; daughter Rose (Dave Hayes)of Kelowna, BC; sisters Shirley Stowe (Ed) of California, Germaine McKinney and Anne Marie Bell both of Ontario; 6 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends. Besides his parents, Conrad was predeceased by his sons Michael and Daniel; grandson Clayton and two brothers Fred and Jackie.