Wayne Steeves, age 91, of Dudley died Thursday, March 18, 2021 at Beaumont Rehab and Nursing of Worcester, MA. He was born August 6, 1929 in Hillsborough,NB, he was the son of the late Roland and Lillian (Douthwright) Steeves.
He served in the Canadian Air Force. He was employed by Norton Company of Worcester, MA for 28 years as a Shaver. Wayne enjoyed hockey and sports in his youth and later became an avid golfer. His favorite team was the Boston Red Sox. He also enjoyed delivering flowers and seeing the joy in people's faces after receiving them. He was a beloved husband, father and grandfather who will live on in the hearts of his family forever. "When a loved one becomes a memory. A memory becomes a treasure. Treasure the memories."
He is survived by his wife of 68 years Margaret Stevens Steeves and four daughters: Cheryl LaMothe and her husband Wayne of Uncasville, CT, Brenda Steeves of Southbridge, MA, Alanna Duquette and her husband Rory of Charlton, MA and Wendy Scanlon and her husband Richard of Charlton, MA; brother Garnet Steeves of Riverview; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Steeves of Riverview and Sharon Steeves of Hillsborough ; his treasured 6 grandchildren and 10 precious great grandchildren. He will also be missed by several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his daughter, Deborah Steeves, sisters, Audrey Jonah (Arnold), Nina Ward (John), Marion Smith (Percy); brothers, Armand, Russell, and Gerald; half-brothers, Frank and Jack Letterick ; half sister, Ethel Inglis
There will be a Memorial Service at the Albert County Funeral Home on June 27th, 2022 at 11:00am with Pastor Jacob Price officiating. The family will be meeting with relatives and friends immediately following the service for further sharing of memories and refreshments. Interment will be in the Grey's Island Cemetery, Hillsborough, NB.
In lieu of flowers. Donations may be made in Wayne's name to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or Epilepsy Foundation would be appreciated.
Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral Home, 4130 Route 114, Hopewell Cape, NB, E4H-3K2 (506) 734-2780
Monday, June 27, 2022
Albert County Funeral Home
Grey's Island Cemetery, Hillsborough, NB
Multiple Sclerosis or Epilepsy Foundation would be appreciated