It is with great sadness that the family of Celeste Marie Cormier announces her death, which occurred on Tuesday January 25, 2022 at the Saint John Regional Hospital in Saint John NB.
Born in Rogersville, NB on May 9, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Adolph and Flora (Morais) Richard. Celeste enjoyed gardening, picking berries, attending church, but most of all she loved her family. She will be dearly missed by her husband, children and grandchildren.
Celeste is survived by her loving husband Raymond Cormier of Nauwigewauk, NB; children Daniel Cormier of Fitchburg, MA, Linda Weir (Trevor) of Kettering, OH, and Albert Cormier of Halifax, NS; grandchildren Isaac Cormier, Evelyn Cormier and Emilee Weir; brothers Aurele Richard (Elda) of Rogersville, NB and Roger Richard of Rogersville, NB; brother-in-law Elias Richard of Rogersville, NB; sister-in-law Albertine Richard of Minto, NB; as well as several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Celeste was predeceased by her brothers Eric Richard, Wilfred Richard, and Ernest Richard; sisters: Helene Gallant, Lucy McDonald, Rosa Richard, and Maria Richard; and daughter-in-law Joanie Cormier.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Reid’s Funeral Home (506-832-5541), 1063 Main Street, Hampton NB. Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 12th, from 10AM-12PM with Mass of Christian burial taking place at 12:00PM all at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Interment will take place in the spring at St. Alphonsus Catholic Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Celeste may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society, Canadian Cancer Society, or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through ReidsFH.com
* Celeste's Mass of Christian Burial may be viewed by clicking the link located on her obituary