Richard Harry Collett
Richard (Rick) H. Collett of Temperance Vale, NB passed away on July 27, 2019 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital. Richard was born on April 9, 1949 at Fredericton, NB, a son of the late Victor and Helen (Owens) Collett. Rick enjoyed puttering in his garage. He enjoyed fishing and hunting in his younger years. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and his dog Star.
He is survived by his wife Patricia (Allen) Collett of 52 years; two sons, Blake (Michelle), Grunthal, MB and Troy (Michelle) Collett, Fredericton, NB; two grandsons, Dawson and Riley Collett; seven granddaughters, Kelsey, Jessica and Christie Collett, Desiree, Briann, Alysha and Jamie Ridge; twelve great grandchildren; two brothers, Reg (Gloria) and Harold (Diann), Fredericton, NB; two sisters, Joan (Bob) Cole and Sharon (Larry) Collett/McGuire, Fredericton, NB.
In addition to his parents, Richard is predeceased by one grandson Brett Collett and one sister, Kathy Collett.
Visitation hours were held at Flewelling Funeral Home, 585 Otis Drive, Nackawic, NB on Thursday, August 1,from 6 to 9 pm. Funeral service was held on Friday, August 2, 2019 at 2 pm with Rev. Ed Guiggey officiating. Family remembrances was shared. Special music was provided by Rev. and Mrs. Ed Guiggey. A reception followed in the funeral home dining room. Interment took place at Hillman Cemetery, Ritchie, NB.
Pallbearers were Blake Collett, Troy Collett, Scott Collett, Shane Doherty, Garnett Mabie and Arwood Kaley.
For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Richard, the family has suggested the donor’s choice.