Obituary of Gaspard Joseph Robichaud
It is with great sadness that the family of Gaspard Joseph Robichaud, announce his passing on Monday, July 18, 2022, at Shannex, Tucker Hall, surrounded by family. Gaspard was born May 10, 1936, in Pocmouche, NB, husband of the late Patricia Marie (Arseneau) Robichaud. Son of the late Alfred and Elizabeth (Losier) Robichaud. Gaspard was second born in a family of 18 children.
Gaspard worked at Irving Pulp and Paper as a machinist for 35 Years. He also did woodwork and siding for many years. He enjoyed being a member of the 30 Up Club and Knights of Columbus 6770. Over the years he loved to dance, bowl, golf and the company of family and friends at the camper on weekends at TNT campground.
Gaspard is survived by one son; Ken (Norma) Robichaud, of Saint John, daughters; Georgine (Claude) Blais, of Ontario, Irene Fournier, of Saint John, Sandra Gormley, of Saint John, Tina (John) Logue, of Rothesay, 11 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, brothers; Philias, Paul (Yvonne), Gilles (Elizabeth), Desire (Patricia), Claude, Neree (Claudine), and Neal (Rhonda), sisters; Stella (Benoit), Yvette (Raymond), Claudia (Allen), Doria and Diane (Benoit) and several nieces and nephews.
Gaspard was predeceased by his parents, Alfred and Elizabeth, beloved wife Patricia Marie (Arseneau) Robichaud of 64 years, son in laws, Mark Fournier, and Harry Gormley, siblings; Maxime,Romain, Adrien, Rene, and sister Erma.
Resting at Castle Funeral Home, 309 Lancaster Ave. Saint John. Visitation will be held on Thursday July 21, 2022, from 2 to 4 pm and 6 to 8 pm. A Mass of Christian burial held at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church on Friday July 22, 2022, at 12 pm. A private family interment will take place on Saturday, July 23, 2022, at St Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery. Donations can be made to Parkinson’s Canada or charity of donor’s choice. Online condolences can be made at www. Castlefh.ca
Thank You to the staff at Shannex, Tucker Hall, for the care and kindness given to Gaspard, “Papa”.