Bathurst, NB – Raymond Pitre of Vincent Dr., Bathurst, passed away on Sunday June 17, 2018, at the Chaleur Regional Hospital, Bathurst, at the age of 69.
Born in South Tetagouche, he was the son of late Edward "Eddy" and Imelda (Daigle) Pitre.
He was retired from the NB Department of Transportation. Raymond was a member of the 3rd Degree Holy Rosary Knights of Columbus.
He was pre-deceased by his first wife, Marie (Lecouter) Pitre.
Besides his spouse, Gizele (Arsenault) Hachey, he is survived by two sons: René (Sara) Pitre of Miramichi and Stéphane (Julie Anne Bass) Pitre of Petit Rocher.
One daughter, Julie (Mathieu) Gauvin of Petit Rocher.
One step-son, Jason Hachey (Maude Gallien) of Miramichi Road, NB.
Six grandchildren: Émilie, Jérémie, Joshua, Marie-Andrée, Catherine et Alexandre.
One brother, Ivan of Bathurst.
Three sisters: Geraldine MacKenzie of Pabineau Falls, NB, Marie Anne Hachey and Rachelle (Arthur) Nowlan.
Several nieces and nephews.
There will be no visitation at the Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday June 20 2018 at 4 p.m. from Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Bathurst.
Arrangements are in the care of Elhatton's Funeral Home (www.elhatton.com), Bathurst.
Donations in memory of Raymond may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a favorite charity.