Elmer Mockler, 77, of the Villa Providence Shediac, passed away on Sunday, November 26th, 2017 at his residence. Born in Grand Falls on July 10th, 1940, he was the son of the late Ralph and Saddie (Bourgoin) Mockler.
The founder of Elmer’s and Pizza Shack, Elmer loved horse racing and playing cards.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years, Gloria (Keenan); his five children: Cary, Geoff (Mona), Shelly (Eddie Arsenault), Tracy (late Marc), Jim; his brother: Donald; his grandchildren: Mathieu, Maxim, Alexandr, Cymon, Logan and his pet cats: Buster and Billy.
He is predeceased by stillborn daughter: Stephanie and a brother: Richard.
The family will receive condolences at the Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, 396 Main Street, Shediac (532-3297). Funeral mass will be celebrated at St Joseph R.C. Church Shediac on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 11 am. Visiting hours are Thursday, November 30 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm only.
In memory of Elmer, a contribution to the S.P.C.A would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral arrangements are in the care of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Center, Shediac.
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