Meldon Arthur DeWolfe
Meldon DeWolfe, 77, of West River passed away peacefully on February 9th, 2018 at the Moncton Hospital having been surrounded and supported by his family during his time at the hospital.
He was born in Germantown on May 12th, 1940the son of the late Sylvester and Arreta (Mathews) DeWolfe.
Meldon worked for Modern Construction and also worked in the woods. He enjoyed his home in West River, it was his little piece of paradise, with his beautiful garden that he was so proud. He always had lots of veggies to share with his neighbours and friends. Meldon also enjoyed tinkering on his vehicles and often lended a hand to others if they needed a vehicle repaired, he liked doing mechanic and bodywork. He enjoyed going to music nights and attended many festivals over the years. In the past few years he especially enjoyed his time at the trailer in Richibucto Village with Tellefa. He felt so blessed to have his family and friends, he told everyone how lucky he was and for all the good memories he had. He will be remembered for his great smile and laugh, big hugs, his continuous teasing and being there when you needed him most. We love you and will live with us forever.
He will be deeply missed by his children, John DeWolfe (Terry) of West River, Michael DeWolfe of West River and Lia DeWolfe (Gardner) of West River; his grandchildren, Justin (Erika), Laura, Thomas (Natasha); step-grandchildren, Kassondra(Jon) and Alain; precious great grandchildren, Aiden, Alexis, Sawyer, Sadie and Scarlett, Neveah and Oakland; step-great grandchildren, Paisley, Hunter and Willow. He will also be sadly missed by his special friend, Tellefa known to Meldon as "Todd" and her son, Mark who became a good friend as well; special niece, Kathy Tower (Kenny) of Germantown and by several nieces, nephews and all his extended family and friends.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his first wife, Phyllis (Davis) DeWolfe; sister, Aileen Johnson; brother, Floyd and nephew Robert.
He will be resting at the Albert County Funeral Home with visitation on Sunday evening from 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held at the Albert County Funeral Home on Monday, February 12th, 2018 at 2:00pm with Pastor Terry Branscombe officiating. Following the service the family will be meeting with relatives and friends for further sharing of memories and for refreshments at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Alma United Cemetery, Alma, NB at a later date.
Donations to the NB Lung Association or to the charity of the donor's choice would be greatly appreciated.
Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral Home, 4130 Route 114, Hopewell Cape, NB, E4H-3K2 734-2780
Monday, February 12, 2018
Albert County Funeral Home
Sunday evening, February 11th, 2018
Alma United Cemetery, Alma, NB
NB Lung Association or charity of the donor's choice woud be appreciated.