Trevor William Paquin
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Trevor Paquin, formerly of Geary, NB, on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at the Veterans Health Unit, Fredericton, NB. He was born in Ottawa, ON on August 17, 1928 to the late David and Ida (Lumsden) Paquin and was the husband of the late Lorraine "Laurie" (Gray) Paquin.
Trevor served proudly in the military for twenty five years. He was a Veteran of the Korean War (1951-1952) and belonged to: Governor General Foot Guards (1941), Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (1942), The Royal Canadian Regiment 1st Batt. (1946-1964) and 2 RCHR (Black Watch) (1964-1966). He was also employed for forty years with Maritime Life Assurance Co. and Manulife Financial as a Life Underwriter.
He was a member of St. John’s Anglican Church and church choir in Oromocto, the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #93, The Cameron Highlanders Assoc., The Royal Canadian Regiment Assoc. (Sunbury-Royal NB & PEI), The Black Watch Assoc. and the Fredericton & District Highland Pipes & Drums. He was also a past member of the Life Underwriters Assoc., the Fredericton Elks Club, a Drum Major of the Fredericton Marching and Concert Band and Br.#93 Legion Pipes and Drums Band.
Trevor was predeceased by his parents; wife, Laurie and his brothers, Kenneth, Desmond and Lorne.
There will be no visitation or service by Trevor’s request. A graveside service will be held at the St. John’s Anglican Church Cemetery, Oromocto on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 6:00 pm. Canon Walter Williams will officiate. The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #93 will also hold a tribute service at the graveside. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in his honor may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or to the Oromocto Public Hospital Foundation.