Mr. Edgar Joseph Chavarie “Chickie”, husband of the late Anna May (LeGresley) Chavarie of Brown Road, Miramichi passed away Monday March 4, 2019 at Mount Saint Joseph Nursing Home, at the age of 91.
Born in St Charles, Kent County, he was the son of the late Maxim and Antionette (Roy) Chavarie.
He was a retired painter at Repap and a member of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, Chatham Head.
He is survived by two daughters, Edna Newton of East Point and Debbie Chavarie of Bushville, three sons, Edgar of Penticton BC, Garnet (Sally) of Miramichi and Gary (Wendy) of Miramichi, two sisters Rose Gallant (late Robert) of Moncton and Lora LeBlanc (Ernie) of Moncton, two brothers, Garnet Sawyer (Irene) of Rexton and Kenneth Sawyer (Marg) of Rexton, two step brothers, Jimmy Chevarie (Dora) of St Louis and Gosepha Chevarie of Moncton, step sister Emma Chevarie of Ontario, 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Besides his parents and his wife, he was predeceased by his step fathers, Cyrille Sawyer and Edmond Chevarie, one son Beverly, sister Theresa Sawyer and brothers Melvin and Ronald Sawyer.
Mr. Edgar Joseph Chavarie is resting at Davidson’s Funeral Home, 597 Old King George Highway, Miramichi, with visitation on Thursday, March 7, 2019, from 7-9 and Friday, March 8, 2019, from 2-4 & 7-9.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 11 am at The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, Chatham Head with Father Paul LeBlanc officiating.
Burial will be in the family plot of Saint Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church Cemetery later in the spring.
In his memory, donations to Mount Saint Joseph Nursing Home would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are in the care of Davidson’s Funeral Home (622-7464) or online at www.davidsonsfh.com your family owned – family operated funeral home.