Paul Bourque

Obituary of Paul Bourque

BOURQUE PAUL– At the Saint John Regional Hospital on Saturday July 15th, 2023;  Joseph Paul Dennis of Kingston, NB, born October 5th, 1965 in St. Stephen, NB was the son of the late Joseph Gerard & Alexina (Leger) Bourque. 

     Paul was born with Down Syndrome and was in the care of Brockbank Special Care  Home & Hobby Farm of Kingston Peninsula, NB. Rob, family and staff took special care  of him and loved him like a member of their family. The Bourque family is truly thankful  for their care, concern and love. 

     Paul is survived by 4 brothers, Emery (Carrie ) of Prince George, BC, Phillippe of  Windsor, ON, Henry (Erlinda) of Fort MacMurray, AB, Norman (Leslie) of Vancouver,  USA, 11 sisters, Cecile Deveau of St. Stephen, NB, Theresa Taylor (Burl) of Bocabec, NB,  Rose Aline McVicar (George) of Milltown, NB, Catherine Lord (Bill) of Winnipeg, MB,  Zita Cloney (Bennett) of Kingston, NS, Linda Gunderson (Wayne) of Prince George, BC,  Bernice Fraser (Dale) of Mohannes, NB, Maria Bourque (Tony) of Thunder Bay, ON,  Eva Henshaw (Derek) of Tremont, NS, Michele O’Brien (Peter) of Okotoks, AB, and  Angela Bourque (John) of Doaktown, NB, and 36 nieces and nephews. 

       Paul was predeceased by his parents, 5 brothers Raymond, Joseph, Edvin, Hilaire and  Raymond. 

      Special thank you to the Palliative Care Unit and family medicine floors of the Saint  John Regional Hospital. 

    Cremation has taken place. Paul will be laid to rest with his parents at a private  graveside service at St. Andrews Catholic Cemetery at a later date. 

 In lieu of flowers donations to the Saint John Down Syndrome Society would be  appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made  at 

 Arrangements have been entrusted to the care & direction of Humphreys Funeral  Home, 20 Marks Street St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506 – 466 – 3110)

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