DEWEY, CHARLES EDWARD - It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Charles “Chuck” Dewey, husband of Ann (Jacques) of Miramichi at the age of 78. Born January 13, 1934 in Montreal, he was the son of the late Edna (Walsh) and Leo Dewey. Chuck began his career as a photographer in the RCAF. It was while stationed in Chatham, NB, that he decided to remain on the Miramichi and open his own Studio. Chuck was well known and very active in the community. He attended St. Michael’s Basilica and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. Chuck will be deeply missed by his wife of 55years, Ann, his children: Charles “Chuck” Jr. (Michelle), of La Salle, MB; Joann (Fred) Estabrooks of Miramichi; John (Angie) of Winsloe South, PEI; Brenda (John) Trapper of Enfield, NS; Maureen (James) Shea of Halifax; and Brian (Wendi) of Fall River, NS. He was a beloved grandfather to Danielle and Andrea Dewey; Kristy, Kate and Jessie Dewey; Kate and Emily Estrabrooks; and Maxwell, Sophia and Samuel Dewey. He is also survived by his brothers Arthur, Donald and Kenneth Dewey, and his sisters Diane Dewey Young and Beryl Dewey, all of Montreal. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sister Dolores Neville, and brothers Gerald and Leo Jr.
Visitation will be held at Maher’s Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 14th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St Michael’s Basilica on Thursday, March 15th at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations in Chuck’s memory may be made to St Michael’s Building Fund, Mount Saint Joseph Foundations, or the memorial of ones choice. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Maher’s Funeral Home Miramichi, NB Telephone 773-4321 or www.mahersfh.com