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Hickey, Argentine

It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the passing of Argentine Hickey, 92 years, on June 23, 2016 in Sturgeon Falls. Beloved wife of David Hickey for 63 years. Loving mother of Marlene Teskey (Lawrence), Rose-Marie Forsyth (Brian) and Bruce. Born in Lorne Settlement Restigouche, NB, she was the daughter of the late Jean Baptist and Virginia (Lapointe) Gagnon. Cherished grandmother of Jennifer (Murray), Stephanie (Remi), Lyssa, Tim, Amanda (Jarrett), Seth and great grandmother of Taylor, Lauren, Madison, Emma, Skyler, Ryland, Alexis and Avery. Dear sister of the late Dina, Celina, Laura, Malvina, Johny, Hector, Alvin and survived by her brother Antoine (Hilda) of Lorne NB. She was an amazing woman who brought love and happiness to everyone. She did not hesitate to help whenever she could and will be truly missed by all who knew and loved her. Thank you to the staff at Au Château who became her family and who took wonderful care of her. A special thank you to her friend Carrie MacDonald and to Nancy and Charlene for all their kindness. At the family’s request there will be no visitation.

10 Condolences

  1. Our deepest sympathy to uncle David ,Marlene, Rose Marie, Bruce and extended family..Thinking of you.. Love, From Edward and Janice.

    Posted by:Janice and Edward Hickey
    July 5, 2016
  2. Our deepest condolences to Marlene and all your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless.

    Posted by:John and Marie Brady
    June 30, 2016
  3. Barb and i want to send out our condolences to Rose,Brian and Timmy and lyssa on the passing of your Mom and Mother in law and Grandmother.Passing of a parent or grandparent is hard but time ease the pain.

    Posted by:Dave and Barbara Forsyth
    June 28, 2016
  4. Uncle David, Marlene, Rose Marie, Bruce, Aunt Gentine’s extended family; our hearts are breaking for each of you as well as for ourselves. We have many good memories of the visits at Dad’s throughout the years. We always had so many good laughs and of course the tears when it was time for the visit to be over. Mom and Dad told us of how good Aunt Gentine was to Alma and I right from the time we were toddlers. Dad and Aunt Gentine could not have been any closer being the closest in age. Kindness, generosity, soft heartedness, pleasantness, and her love of laughter all describe Aunt Gentine to us. We were deeply sorry to hear of her passing, Antoine, Hilda, Alma and Marie.

    Posted by:Ann Marie Faulds
    June 28, 2016
  5. My deepest sympathy goes out to all of Tina’s family. We had the honor and pleasure to care for her at AU Chateau where she made so many friends. She adjusted so well to the HOME. On a personal level, she took care of my dad, making sure he ate when he was her table mate. Even when he was moved table (because he needed more help) she would still report to us how he was and would check on him in his room quite often. She didn’t just do this for my dad, she did it for many residents. Her infectious laugh and great personality will sure be missed.
    Sylvie Venne and Yvonne Paquette

    Posted by:Sylvie Venne
    June 28, 2016
  6. Would like to offer my deepest condolences to the family on behalf of my myself and my mother Adelia Carrier. They were aunt and niece but been the same age were best friends and kept in touch through the years. My mother loved her so much and is deeply saddened to have lost her dear friend….

    Posted by:Darlene Carrier
    June 27, 2016
  7. My Memere (our Memere), was an extraordinary lady.
    She had the uncanny ability to brighten every where she went
    with a kindness larger than life, a contagious smile that radiated
    from her soft eyes and an enormous love for people and
    life.
    She asked in her last few days if she’d be wanted in
    heaven…her presence anywhere is and was a gift well
    received; heaven is blessed to have her.
    She will be fondly remembered and missed more than words
    can describe.
    Love you Memere, Jennie xo

    Posted by:Jennie
    June 26, 2016
  8. Alvin and I are sending our deepestest sympathy to aunt Gentine’s family. We are thinking of you and sadden by your loss. I loved when aunt Gentine visited, it was great seeing her. She now joins her family in heaven and they will greet her with open arms. She always reminded me of dad with some if her ways.

    Alvin was sadden to hear of her passing. He and I talked of her often and how smart she was.

    Marcella and Alvin.

    Posted by:Marcella & Alvin Gagnon
    June 26, 2016
  9. My deepest sympathies at the loss of your mom. I have very fond memories of your mom from when I was young, her soft voice, gentle ways and her smile. Love and hugs to each of you as well as all of your families. My thoughts are with you and of her.

    Posted by:Carmella Gagnon Noel
    June 26, 2016
  10. I was so sorry to hear of Aunt J’s passing. She was one of my most favorite aunts and my dad (Hector) loved her so much! I can only imagine that he was in heaven with the rest of his brothers and sisters waiting to greet her when she arrived. I wish we lived closer so that we could be there to comfort all of the family. Please especially give Bruce a kiss and hug from me.

    Love Susan

    Posted by:Susan Gamble
    June 26, 2016

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