Bathurst- Edouard "Eddy" Gautreau of College St., Bathurst, passed away Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 at the Chaleur Regional Hospital, Bathurst, at the age of 72.
Born in Néguac, he was the son of the late Pascal and Adèlla (Savoie) Gautreau.
Eddy worked at Chaleur Building Supplies for most of his life. He was an active member and volunteer of the 4th Degree Msgr. Wheten Assembly Knights of Columbus 0615.
Besides his wife Joyce (Noël) Gautreau, he is survived by one son, Sgt. Dean Gautreau (Betsy) of Kingston, ON and one grandson, Brandon Alexander.
Two sisters: Gisèlla Arseneau (Jean-Paul) of Robertville and Rose May Savoie (François) of Neguac, and several nieces and nephews.
He was pre-deceased by a brother, Amon.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Thursday, June 6th after 2 p.m. at Elhatton’s Funeral Home (www.elhatton.com), Bathurst.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, June 7th, 2019 at 11 a.m. from Holy Family Church, Bathurst.
Visiting hours are Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m., 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday 9 a.m. until time of funeral.