Bathurst - It is with heavy hearts that the family would like to announce the unexpected passing of Sue Ellen Branch, age 55, on Saturday, October 24th, 2020 at The Moncton Hospital.
Sue Ellen was born in Saint John, NB. She was the daughter of Ethel Mae Branch (Robertson) and Byron K. Branch.
She is survived by her parents and her one daughter, Allison Catherine Gallant.
She is also survived by her brother Todd Branch (Danie), and their children Madison, Tyler and Dallas of Quispamsis, NB, her uncle, several cousins and friends.
She is predeceased by her brother Kent Branch and her grandparents, Clifford and Vera Branch and Walter and Velma Robertson.
She will be dearly missed by many.
Sue Ellen graduated from Bathurst High School, followed by the nursing program at the University of New Brunswick in Bathurst. Sue Ellen was very compassionate, had a very kind heart and loved helping others. She thrived working for a number of years as a registered nurse in pediatrics at The Chaleur Regional Hospital.
Sue Ellen was a very proud mother. She also loved her many animals very deeply. Snowshoe, Angel, Honour, Skye, Sammie, Tigger, Guido and Carly all held a special place in her heart.
Some of her happiest moments were spent on Youghall Beach on the sandbars.
A private family celebration in memory of Sue Ellen at the burial site in Bathurst will occur at a later date. Donations in memory of Sue Ellen may be made to the SPCA or a charity of your choice. Arrangements are in the care of Elhatton’s Funeral Home (www.elhatton.com) in Bathurst.