1938 ~ 2018
Moncton, NB – Exelda Gaston, 79, passed away peacefully at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont Hospital , on Thursday, February 22, 2018.
Born in Sainte-Rose, NB, she was the daughter of the late Edouard Boudreau and the late Alexandrine (Caissie) Boudreau .
Exelda will be sadly missed by her son, Kenneth Gaston of Calgary, AB; her two daughters, Kathleen Gaston-Milburn (Roger) of Peterborough, ON and Lynn Gaston (Harley Matchett) of Miramichi, NB; her brother, Lévis Boudreau (Nicole) of Oromocto, NB; her five sisters, Mae Boudreau Pedersen (Paul) of Moncton, NB, Freda Thébeau (Late Auguste) of Dieppe, NB and Elmire Grant (Conrad) of Boudreau Ouest, NB, Valentine DesRosiers (Jean-Pierre) of London, ON and Edouardine Boudreau (Delpha) of Miscou, NB; her two grandchildren, Dallas and Peyton; also by several cousins, nieces, nephews and in-laws as well as the Gastons, her many friends on the Miramichi, throughout New Brunswick, across Canada and in the United States.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband Morrissey (Moe) Edmund Gaston; her two brothers, Amedée and Jean-Louis.
While a funeral service was held for Exelda in Shediac on March 3, 2018, it was her final wish to have her ashes interned next to her late husband’s burial plot in Douglastown. To this end, a Memorial/Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 1pm at the St Samuels RC Church, in Miramichi.
They lived in the Miramichi for over 35 years, building a home there, raising a family, and retiring there.
Donations to the Canadian Liver Foundation or to the donor’s choice would be most appreciated.”