Shirley Kathleen Robichaud,93, formerly of Duke Street and most recently of the Miramichi Senior Citizens Home, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Monday October 1, 2018 at the Miramichi Regional Hospital.
Born in Christchurch New Zealand the daughter of the late Albert and Ida (Wrenn) Howe. Shirley loved spending time with family and friends along with tending to her flowers and garden. She adored her pet dog (Brandy) and several other animals she had in the past.
Shirley Robichaud is survived by her daughters: Hazel Richardson (Leo) of Bellefond, Tina Ruggles (Keith Mullen) of North Williamston , N.S., Suzanna Blakely of Searle Road, Margaret Hitchman (Bobby) Miramichi, sons: Brian Robichaud (Georgette) Bellefond Road, Michael Robichaud (Karen) of Middle Sackville, N.S., Stephen Robichaud (Dawn) of Duke Street, twenty grandchildren and thirty one great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters: Janet Wright and Susan Morgan of England and several nieces and nephews from Canada.
She is predeceased by her husband Raymond Robichaud, sons: Peter & David, one brother: Donald Howe of England.
At Shirley's request there will be no visitation. A private family service will be held at a later date. As an expression of sympathy a donation may be made to the Miramichi SPCA, Miramichi Senior Citizens Home or a donation of ones choice would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Maher's Funeral Home Miramichi, N.B. Telephone 773-4321 or www.mahersfh.com