Alfred Bureaux of Monarch Hall, Riverview, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at his residence. Born in Joggins, NS, he was the son of the late John and Ferande (Bayart) Bureaux. He retired as a CNR Train dispatcher after 44 years of service, was a member of St Paul’s United Church as well as the Retired CNR Pensioners Association.
He will be dearly missed by his daughter, Susan Bureaux (Stephen Webb) of Riverview; sons, John (Karen) of Dieppe, Robert (Cathy) of Gander, NL, Alfred (Andrea) of Dieppe, Donald (Margot)of Hantsport, NS; ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Sheila in October 2016, stepmother, Helen Bureaux, sisters; Agnes and Florence, brothers; Leon and George. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
Relatives and friends are welcomed to join Alfred’s family at Cobb’s Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 330 Whitepine Rd., Riverview, (869-2007), Tuesday, November 19, 2019 from 2 – 4 PM, with Sharing of Memories and Prayers taking place at 3:30 PM with Rev. Steve Berube. The interment will take place at a later date in Pine Grove Cemetery, Oxford, NS. Donations made to the Palliative Care Unit of either the Dr. Georges L. Dumont University Hospital or The Moncton Hospital would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cobbsfuneralhome.ca