Joseph Edward Barrett
March 28, 1926 – December 31, 2017
Barrett, Joseph Edward
We are saddened to announce the passing of Joseph Edward Barrett, husband of Bertina (Norris) Barrett, occurred on Sunday December 31, 2017 at the Veterans Health Unit in Fredericton, NB. Born on March 28, 1926 in L’Ardoise, Cape Breton, NS, Joseph was the son of the late Annise and Doris (Mannett) Barrett. Joseph was an Optician and started his own business Aries Optical in 1973.
He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch # 4 and a member of St. Theresa’s Roman Catholic Church of Fredericton.
In addition to his wife, Joseph is survived by his children Wayne Barrett (Marlene) of Florida, Belinda Thebeau (Paul) of Miramichi, NB, Tina Frontin (Bill) of Minto, NB and Paul Barrett ( Heather) of Fredericton, NB; eight grandchildren, thirteen great grandchidren and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Joseph was predeceased by his brother Walter Barrett; sisters Margaret Hood, Kay Clennon and Florance Burns.
Born: March 28, 1926 Death: December 31, 2017
Visitation will take place at York Funeral Home, 302 Brookside Drive Fredericton NB, on Monday January 8, 2018 from 6 to 9 pm.
Members of the Royal Canadian Legion, Fredericton Branch #4 are asked to assemble on Monday January 8, 2018 at 5:45 pm for a tribute service. A
Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday January 9, 2018 at 11 am from St. Theresa’s Roman Catholic Church with Father John Jennings as celebrant. Internment will take place at St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Cemetery at a later date.
Special thank you to the staff of the Veterans Health Unit for the wonderful care they provided during Joseph’s time there.
For those who wish, remembrances may be made to the Veterans Health Unit or
to a charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences may be offered at www.yorkfh.com
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Joseph Edward Barrett 2018.source