Chipman Funeral Home Ltd.

Loved Ones In Our Care

ENDER, Gale E. – Chipman, NB

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Gale Emily (Thompson) Ender at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at the age of 80. Gale was born in Chipman on April 24, 1939 daughter of the late Freeman and Velma (Webber) Thompson.

She is survived by daughter, Beverley Hay (Roger Brown); sons, Brian (Tanya) Ender and Michael Ender; grandchildren, Matthew, Brandon, Stephanie, Megan, Justin and Jessica; sister, Authora MacBeth; several nieces, nephews and other family members.

In addition to her parents, Gale was predeceased by her husband, Ron; twin sister, Glenna; sisters, Pearl and Edna; brothers, Carl (Ab), Sterling and Lester.

While living in Montreal, she spent most of her time at home raising her family. She was a very social person who enjoyed bowling, bingo, darts and spending time with her friends and church family. After her husband passed, she returned to Chipman to live with her daughter.

We would like to thank mom’s homemakers, Laurie and Brenda; Dr. Prendergast, Roddy Barton; extramural nurses and palliative care staff especially Dr. Blyth, Dr. MacDonald; nurses, Krista and Leslie for their kind and compassionate care.

Due to the current health crisis, there will be no visitation or service at this time. A graveside service will be announced at a later date.

Donations in memory of Gale made to the charity of choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home Ltd. & Crematorium. (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca

STARK, Catherine “Kay/Dot” – Miramichi, NB

It is with great sadness that the family of Catherine (Kay/Dot) Jane Elizabeth Campbell Stark announces her passing at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at the age of 91 following a brief illness.

Catherine was born in Inverness, Scotland on June 18, 1929.  She is survived by her sons; Ed (Debi) and Dennis Stark; daughters, Kay (Clem) Daigle L’Heureux and Heather Sanderson; and chosen daughter Kathy (Kevin) Regnier; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews.

She is predeceased by her husband James, the love of her life; daughter, Mabel (Kevin) Harrigan; daughter-in-law, Lisa Lougheed (Dennis) and son-in-law, Dave Mack (Kay).

As per her wishes a graveside service will be scheduled at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Pallative Care Unit, Miramichi Hospital or Hospice Miramichi would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium. (339-6612).  Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca

COVID19 Pandemic – March 19, 2020

UPDATE:

As of March 19, 2020 there are new restrictions which must be followed to ensure your risk is minimized, we have put the following Emergency Plan into place:

As a public facility we inform you that we are taking all necessary precautions to ensure we reduce any potential risk to the public. We are monitoring all communications distributed by the New Brunswick Department of Public Health with regard to information on the Coronavirus (Covid-19).

We are ALWAYS available 24/7 to serve the needs of our community.Due to the COVID19 pandemic and for the safety of the public and our staff, we ask that you call ahead to set up appointments or to enter the building.

Funeral home staff will be using safety equipment such as masks, gloves and other items when entering all other establishments to help ensure everyone’s safety.

If you have need of immediate assistance, due to the death of a loved one, or urgent matters regarding a loved one under our care please call (506) 339-6612 for assistance.

Our staff are making environmental cleaning procedures top priority at our facility.

For the immediate future it has been ordered that any services be limited to immediate family only and 10 people or less, including staff, clergy.

Please use our online guestbook for condolence messages to the family.

 

Please call with any with any questions or concerns and thank you for understanding.

Take Care & God Bless

Susan & Shawn Welton

Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium

 

WHITE, Walter W. – Fredericton, NB

Walter Wesley White passed away peacefully at the Veterans Health Unit, Fredericton, NB on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at the age of 95. Walter was born in Wickham, NB on September 17, 1924, son of the late Arthur and Daisy (Fanjoy) White. He is survived by his children, Darlene White of Timmins, ON, Charlotte “Fern” (Fred) Chiu of Toronto, ON and Malcolm (Michelle) White of Hamilton, ON; brother, Orville White of Shawville, QC; sister-in-law, Elfreda (Brewer) White of Tillsonberg, ON; cousin, Philip White of Big Cove, NB; 8 grandchildren and many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by his parents; wife, Gretel; Infant daughter, Carolyn Rose; adult daughter, Gwendolyn Mason; siblings, Carole White and Leon White; sister-in-law, Dorothy White.
Interment will be made in Ontario, at the Anchaster White Chapel Memorial Gardens at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations to The Gideons or the Coles Island Community Church would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium (339-6612).  Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca.

 

 

BREMNER, Theodore “Ted” W. – Jemseg, NB

We are saddened to announce the passing of Theodore (Ted) William Bremner which occurred on March 15, 2020 at his home in Jemseg, NB following a battle with cancer. Beloved brother-in-law of Heather McGowen, his constant companion and care giver.

Ted was born in Centre Napan, NB, son of the Late William and Irene (Williston) Bremner. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his loving wife, Dawn (McGowan) Bremner and their two sons, Malcolm and Jim. Besides Heather and Nancy he is survived by a niece and two nephews and several cousins.

Throughout his three plus decades at the University of New Brunswick, Dr. Bremner impressed students and colleagues with his extensive knowledge of material science and his true love of concrete. His enthusiasm for teaching was matched by his enthusiasm for research, publishing over two hundred journal articles and conference papers, receiving several national an international awards for his research accomplishments.

While living with his dear wife and family in Jemseg on the Grand Lake he greatly enjoyed his gardening, raising standard bred horses and loving his many family pets.

In keeping with Teds wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service.

Donations to the Fredericton SPCA or the University of New Brunswick (Dawn & Ted Bremner Memorial Scholarship) would be greatly appreciated.

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium (339-6612).  Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca

O’LEARY, Douglas E. – Beaver Dam, NB

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Douglas Eugene O’Leary at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Monday, March 16, 2020. Douglas was born in Beaver Dam, NB on February 10, 1929, son of the late Harry and Gladys (Mersereau) O’Leary. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 72 years, Mabel (McCutcheon); daughter Linda (Bill) Canney of Beaver Dam; grandsons, Troy Brewer of Cambridge ON and Trevor (Lisa) Brewer of Beaver Dam; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Noah and Oxonna; sister, Marie (Wayne) Charters of New Maryland; brothers, Harold O’Leary of Denver Colorado, Herb and Phillip (Vonda) O’Leary of Beaver Dam; brother-in-law, Max Peterson; several nieces and nephews.

Doug worked at different jobs ending with 28 years at SMT Eastern Ltd. He was an avid outdoors man and loved hunting and fishing. He also enjoyed his woods working shop until his eyesight failed.

He was a husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. His warmth and love will be with us always. There will be no funeral at his request. His wish was for a graveside service to take place at the St. John The Evangelist Cemetery in Beaver Dam at a later date.

Donations in memory of Doug made to the Holy Trinity Anglican Church (1224 Hwy 101, Nasonworth, NB E3C 2C4) or the charity of choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home Ltd. & Crematorium. (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

To our valued communities and their families:

At Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium your safety is our first priority with everything we do in helping families who have lost a loved One.  As we respond to the ongoing situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, our focus on the safety of our families, the communities we serve and our funeral home staff.  Social distancing is a key government strategy to combat transmission of the virus. If you are experiencing cold, flu, fever, coughing or are not feeling well we ask that you not attend a funeral service. If attending a service, please refrain from activities such as handshaking and hugging, and maintain a safe distance from fellow mourners. With this in mind, during this evolving situation, we remain focused on maintaining a safe environment.

As part of our efforts to always provide a safe environment, we have taken precautionary measures, including enhancing the frequency and intensity of our cleaning activities, all consistent with government-mandated instructions. This includes additional cleaning and sanitizing in our washrooms and all general public areas.

Please keep yourselves, your families and one another safe during these challenging times.

Sincerely,

Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium
Susan & Shawn Welton

FRASER, Hugh G. – Chipman, NB

 

Hugh Glen Fraser, 89, of Chipman, NB passed away peacefully at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Sunday, March 15, 2020. Hugh was born in Moncton, NB on June 22, 1930 son of the late Calvin Samuel and Margaret (Glenn) Fraser. Survived by his sons, Glen Douglas Fraser of Maryland, USA, Gerald Calvin (Kathy), David Bradley (Sharon) Fraser and daughter Victoria Lynn (Charles) Binder all of Pennsylvania, USA; brother, Harold (May) Fraser; 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren;

Predeceased by sisters, Vera (Ora) Murray, Helen (Alvin) Brown and Roxie (Johnny) Robinson; brothers, Vincent (Rotha) Fraser, Girvan (Della) Fraser and Donald (Bessie) Fraser.

Hugh has 25 nieces and nephews. He was loved by all and will be greatly missed by all of his family.

He was known by all for his road trips, exploring roads of his past or seeing what was beyond the bend of a new road returning with new stories of adventure and new sights seen.

Hugh retired from the International Operating Engineers local 66 based out of Pennsylvania, where he had obtained a life time membership of  In lieu of flowers, donations made to the Chipman United Church would be greatly appreciated by his family.

Funeral services for the Late Hugh Glen Fraser have been postponed until further notice.

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Cremtorium. (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca

ELLIOTT, Timothy C. – North Forks, NB

It is with great sadness and broken hearts that we must announce the sudden passing of our father, Timmy Charles Elliott on March 12th, 2020. He has joined his beloved wife of 25 years, Marjorie and his parents Joanne and Robert Elliott. He will be forever in our hearts. Remembered as a loving father, kind friend, loyal husband, and dedicated brother.

Dad is survived by his three Children, Amie (Darryl), Charles (Lacey) and Amber (Kurtis); grandchildren, Brandon, Rylee, Wyatt, Levi and Maverick; brothers, Robert (Gloria), David (Judy), Wilbur and Martin; many nieces, nephews and extended family and friends. The family also wants to thank and acknowledge Bonnie, Dad’s loving companion for the last several years of his life. Her dedication and affection for Dad will not be forgotten. Dad will especially be missed by his fur girl, who stayed with him until the very end. May she retire in peace herself as a hero, Val.

As per the family’s wishes, there will not be a funereal service. They will be hosting a celebration of his life; a potluck dinner on March 21st at 41 Duplisea Road, beginning at 5:00 pm. All family and friends are welcome to join. “

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium. (339-6612) memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca

MUNN, Milton G. – Stanley, NB

Milton Greenlaw Munn, age 86, passed away peacefully at the Nashwaak Villa on March 13, 2020 with Carla, Rosalie and Pastor Trail by his side. Milton was born in Haysville, NB (Tugtown) on March 12, 1934 son of the late Herman Sr. and Christy (Lovelace) Munn. He was predeceased by his wife Eleanor Hargreaves-Munn. He is survived by special step-daughter, Carla (Roger) Howe and special step-granddaughter, Rosalie (David) Hudson; brothers, Johnny (Margaret) Munn, Charlie (Yvonne) Munn, Allen (Elizabeth) Munn, Vincent (Margaret) Munn and Herb (Paulette) Munn; sisters, Queenie Hanson, Gracie Munn and Neola Lyons; numerous step-children and step-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and step-nieces and step-nephews.

Predeceased by his first wife Muriel (Monie) Munn, second wife Mary Peterson; brother, Calvin, Herman Jr. and infant siblings, Margaret and Leonard.

Family will receive comfort at the Miramichi First Pentecostal Church in Holtville, NB on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm. A celebration of Milton’s life will be held immediately following the visitation at 2:00 pm with Pastor Mike Trail officiating. Interment will be made in the Cameron Hill Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations made to the Alzheimers Society would be appreciated by the family. Special thank you to the nurses and staff of the Nashwaak Villa they went above and beyond.

Funeral Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca