Emile Richard, 86, of Dieppe and formerly of Toronto and Salem, Mass, passed away on Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Center, Moncton.
Born in Acadieville, NB, he was the son of the late Emery and the late Yvonne (née: Barrieau) Richard.
Mr. Richard was a member of Notre-Dame-de-Lorette (Lakeburn) and Sainte-Thérèse parishes.
He is survived by his wife, Doris (née: Daigle); his children: Linda Spinale of Salem, Mass, Denise Murray of Dieppe and Terry Richard of North Carolina; seven grandchildren: Traci, Craig "CJ", Eva, Cella, Stephanie, Brian and Alexandra; twelve great grandchildren; one sister, Lina (Yvon) Charbonneau of Quebec; four brothers: Eric (late Yolande) of Dieppe, Eloi (Rita) of Saint-John, NB, Belonie (late Rejeanne) of Dartmouth, NS and Vincent (Flora) of Saint-Isidore, NB; one sister-in-law, Valerie Richard; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by one son, Jamie in 1969; one sister, Odila and also by one brother, Marcel.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, visitation and funeral mass will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe (857-1901).