Stuart Flemming Thorne, 88, of Petitcodiac, passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the Moncton Hospital with family by his side. Born in Havelock he was the son of the late Roy and Noami (Hoar) Thorne. Stuart worked for the T. Eaton Company and retired as custodian of the schools in Havelock. He was a member of the Havelock Baptist Church, was a herdsmen, and loved Belgium Horses and German Shepards. Stuart especially loved family gatherings, his grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Stuart is survived and sadly missed by his daughters, Kathy Reeder (Jim) of Riverview, Lisa Lewis (Brad) of Petitcodiac; son, Donald (Susan); daughter-in-law, Amy Thorne of Havelock; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; mother of his children, Mary D. Thorne; sister, Helen Corey; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Stuart was predeceased by his son Robin Thorne; grandson, Chad Thorne; sisters, Della Perry, Lois Thorne, Velma Keith, Doris Eagles, Hilda Walker; brothers, Chester and Clinton Thorne.
The family wishes to extend their sincere gratitude to special neighbour Sandy Reeves, and to Moncton Hospital floors 4200 and 3400.
Resting at Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106, Salisbury (372-4800) from where visitation will take place Thursday, May 30, from 6 - 9 pm and from where Funeral Service will be held Friday, May 31, at 11 am with Rev. Jeff Irving officiating. Interment in Loyalist Cemetery, Havelock.
If desired, memorials to Havelock Baptist Church or Friends of the Moncton Hospital, Cardiac Unit would be appreciated by the family.