Born in Baie Ste-Anne, Aurèle was the son of late Camille Chiasson and late Marguerite Chiasson (Richardson). He started his family in St-John, NB, before moving the family to Sudbury, ON, for work in the mines. In 1962, he moved his family to Petit Rocher to work at Brunswick Mines till 1974, where he became a driver examiner with the province of New-Brunswick in Bathurst and Miramichi, then retired in Baie Ste-Anne. In 2011 he moved to Dieppe.
Aurèle was always involved in many community organizations, but the one he was most proud of was his volunteering with the St John Ambulance.
He leaves behind his spouse, Marie-Anna (Poirier) of Dieppe, his children Thérèse Cavanaugh (George) of LaPlante, Diane Chiasson (Jacques Landry) of Beresford, Betty Fournier (Doris) of Petit Rocher North, Stella Chiasson (Réal Savoie) of Beresford and Lorraine Chiasson-Clément (Albert) of Terrebonne, QC, and Jason (Jill Desruisseaux-Chiasson) of Norton. He also leaves behind one sister, Doreen Trépannier of Kitchener, ON, 14 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren and by several nephews and nieces,
He was predeceased by his first wife, Lorraine (1974), by his 2 children, Gérald (2001) and Roger (1996) and by a grand daughter, Katherine Chiasson (2002).
The family will accept sympathies from family and friends at the Baie Ste Anne church starting at 1:00 pm on Tuesday September 4th, 2018 till the funeral mass at 2:00 pm.
In memory of late Aurèle, donation can be made to the foundation of your choice.
The family wants to thank the staff of the Blanche Bourgeois Extra Mural Program and the staff of the Moncton City Hospital for the quality of services and cares given to their Daddy.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754, Route 134
Shediac Bridge, NB
Tel: (506) 532-1050