SAINT-CHARLES, NB – Rheal Richard 65, of St. Charles passed away peacefully at the Stella Maris Hospital in Ste. Anne de Kent on Sunday, October 11, 2020. Born in St. Charles, he was the son of Tim Richard and Aline (Richard) Richard. Before retiring, Rheal was employed as a heavy equipment operator.
Rheal will be sadly missed by his parents, Tim & Aline Richard of St. Charles; his loving wife of 43 years, Debbie (Pigeau) Richard of St. Charles; three sons, Marc Richard (Lucienne) of Tracadie, Guy Richard (Lise) of Dieppe, Jason Richard (Christine) of Aldouane; four grandchildren, Mason, Amy, Naomi and Liam.
He is also survived by 5 sisters, Helene Richard (Tom) of St. Louis, Monique Ouellette (Roger) of St. Ignace, Norma Ouellette (Raymond-Guy) of Kent Lake, Lise Savoie (Claude) of St. Charles, Odette Richard (Donald) of St. Charles; two brothers, Rejean Richard (Poppy) of Chelmsford, ON, Fernand Richard (Anne-Marie) of St. Charles; sister-in-law, Marcia Richard of St. Louis and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by one brother, Maurice.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, visitation and the funeral mass will be delayed and announced at a later date.
Arrangements are in care of Thompson’s Funeral Home in Richibucto (523-4252).