Paul Richard, 71, of Shediac passed away at his home on Friday, August 11th, 2017. Born in Bouctouche, on August 9th, 1946, he was the son of Marguerite Gould and the late Eugène Richard.
Before his retirement, he was an employee of Parlee Beach for over 20 years. He was a member of the Boishebert Club, the Shediac Legion Branch # 33 and a volunteer for the Shediac Lobster Festival.
He will be sadly missed by his common-law-wife; Patricia Snider; his three children: Jamie (Heather), Jason and Jennifer Coupland all of PEI; three sisters; Bernadette Gibson (Garry), Jeannine Pettigrew (Robert) and Catherine Pineault; four brothers: Bernie (Doreen), Andy, Ernie and Marc (Cathy); six grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews and first wife: Phyllis Keenan.
He was predeceased by his sister: Rosemarie.
In memory of Paul, a contribution to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Foundation, oncology, would be appreciated.
As per his wishes, there will be no visitation and no funeral service.
Cremation and funeral arrangements are under the direction of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, 396 Main Street, Shediac (532-3297).
Words of comfort and online condolences may be forwarded through our website at: www.frenettefuneralhome.com