Joseph Pitre

1914 Rogersville, New Brunswick – 1967 St. John, NB



Continuation of tree (3rd child of Francois Xavier Pitre/Marie Anne Doucette); all known surname descendants:

                  10      Joseph Pitre  b: 3 June 1914  Rogersville, Northumberland, NB; d: 31 May 1967  St. John, St. John, NB

                                  +Marie Helen Gaudet  b: Abt. 1908  Memramcook, NB; m: 9 May 1942  Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, St. John, NB [Anselm/Philomene Dumas]; d: Aft. May 1967

                            11        Francis Joseph Michael 'Sugarbear' Peters  b: 24 February 1945  St. John, NB; d: 21 August 2016  St. John, NB

                                           +Dorothy Margaret Logan  b: 1 March 1941  St. John, NB; m: 25 July 1964  Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, St. John, NB [Elvin James/Dorothy Margaret Harris]; d: 3 February 2015  St. John, NB

                            11        Charlotte Peters  b: 13 November 1950  St. John, St. John, NB; d: 18 February 1951  St. John, St. John, NB

                            11        Charles Peters    d: Aft. August 2016  Aurora, ONT



Notes for Joseph Pitre:


- 1921 St. John, St. John and Albert, NB:  Frank Peters 37 laborer, wife Annie 34, Charlotte 12, Helen 9, Joseph 7, Albini 1.  (Dufferin ward)


- 1931


Obituaries for the children:

Francis Joseph Michael Peters:  Kennebecasis Community Funeral Home (St. John, NB):  Francis Joseph Michael ‘Frank’ Peters, 1945-2016:  It is with heavy hearts that the family of Francis Joseph Michael Peters (Sugarbear) announce his passing on Sunday, August 21, 2016 at Bobby's Hospice, after a short but brave battle with cancer.  Frank will be forever missed by his one and only daughter Heather Peters and his precious grandchildren Francesca and Anthony.  Frank was a much sought godfather and leaves behind a great number of loving godchildren, In-laws and many nieces and nephews.  Frank was a devoted Catholic enjoying a rich and meaningful religious life.  Born in Saint John, February 24, 1945.  Frank was the son of the late Joseph and Helen (Gaudet) Peters.  Frank was a Boilermaker and Welder by trade for several years until his retirement.  He is survived by his brother Charles of Aurora, ON.  Frank was predeceased by his wife Dorothy (Logan) Peters.  Resting at Kennebecasis Funeral Home, Quispamsis with visiting on Thursday, August 25 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM.  A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Pettingill Road, Quispamsis, on Friday, August 26, 2016 at 10AM.  Interment to take place at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery, Salisbury, NB.  For those who wish, remembrances may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Canadian Cancer Society, or to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

- Some deaths in RED from online death certificates (1920-1938), online death registrations (1888-1919), obituaries, tombstones.

- New Brunswick marriages in RED also from Vital Statistics Records (online)


Last updated:  21 September 2023.