Wilfred Joseph Petrie

1908 Bathurst, New Brunswick 1981 Montreal, Quebec



Continuation of tree (1st child of Nicolas Pitre/Therese Frenette); all known surname descendants:

                 9        Wilfred Joseph Petrie  b: 5 July 1908  Red Pine, Bathurst, Gloucester, NB; d: 5 July 1981  Montreal, Quebec

                                   +Mary Dorothy Geeves  b: 4 October 1908  St. Michel Archangel, Montreal, Quebec; m: 6 June 1931  Ste. Agnes, Montreal, Quebec [Reuben Thomas/Jane Hamilton]; d: 21 November 1982  Beaconsfield, Quebec

                            10        Donald Wilfred Thomas Petrie  b: 29 October 1932  Ste. Brigide, Montreal, Quebec; d: 6 March 1968  Montreal, Quebec

                                          +Pauline Ann Robinson  b:  London, England; m: unknown; d: Aft. March 1968

                            10        Jean Theresa Eleanor Petrie  b: 31 March 1936  Ste. Famille, Montreal, Quebec; d: Aft. June 2018

                                          +Douglas Graham Jay

                            10        Gerald Frederick Charles Petrie  b: 11 January 1939  Ste. Famille, Montreal, Quebec; d: 17 June 2018  Montreal, Quebec

                                          +Madeleine Aline Cantin



Notes for Wilfred Joseph Petrie:


- 1921 West Bathurst, Gloucester, New Brunswick:  Nicholas Pitre 43 laborer/saw mill, wife Theresa 35, Wilfred 12, Eveline 10.

Notes for Mary Dorothy Geeves :

Obituary:  The Gazette (Montreal, Quebec), Monday, 22 November 1982:  Petrie, Dorothy Mary (nee Geeves).  Died peacefully at Beaconsfield, on November 21, 1982, aged seventy-four.  Beloved wife of the late Joseph (Peter) Petrie, dear mother of Jean (Mrs. Doug Jay) of Ajax, Ontario, Gerald (Jerry) Petrie of Rosemere, sister of Eleanor Ross, Violet Lecavalier and Thomas Geeves.  Also survived by eight grandchildren.  Resting at Alfred Dallaire Inc., Funeral Home, Duvernay Laval.  Funeral service at 1 p.m., Wednesday, November 24, at the Holy Name Parish, Laval.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.


Obituaries for the children:

Donald Wilfred Thomas Petrie:  The Montreal Star (Montreal, Quebec), Wednesday, 6 March 1968:  Petrie, Donald W.  At Montreal, March 6th, 1968, aged 35 years, Donald W. Petrie, beloved husband of Pauline Robinson, dear son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilfrid Petrie, brother of Gerald, and Mrs. Douglas Jay (Jane).  Funeral on Fri., March 8th, from Urgel Bourgie Funeral Home, for service in Holy Family Church.  Thence to Cote des Neiges Cemetery.


Gerald Frederick Charles Petrie:  The Gazette (Montreal, Quebec), Saturday, 23 June 2018:  (photo) Petrie, Gerald.  1939-2018.  It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Mr. Gerald Petrie on June 17, 2018 at the age of 79.  Beloved husband of Mrs. Madeleine Cantin, father of Andre, his two grandchildren Bryan and Mark, his sister Jean Jay, nephews and nieces.  He will be deeply missed by all his family and friends.  The family will receive condolences on Friday, June 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at:  Complexe funeraire Goyer Itee, Sainte Therese.  A funeral service will be held on the same day at 1:30 p.m. at Holy Name Of Jesus Parish in Laval.  Donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Quebec.


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Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries. 

- Deaths in RED from online death certificates (1920-1963). death registrations (1888-1919).

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


Last updated:  6 April 2022.