In Loving Memory Of
Mary Aline Kaye

Bouctouche N.-B  – It is with heavy hearts that the Family of Mary Aline (Lynn) Kaye (nee Richard (Steele) of Bouctouche, NB formerly of Moncton, NB announce she passed away peacefully at the age of 82, on August 29, 2022, after a brief illness, at the Dr. Georges-L Dumont University Hospital in Moncton, NB surrounded by her family.

Born in Saint John, NB and raised in Bouctouche/Shediac, NB, she was the adopted daughter of the late Anna & J. Fred Richard and her birth parents the late Edna & Hugh Francis Steele.

Lynn worked at CN as a Switchboard Operator and later in the Accounting/Payroll Department until her retirement in 1994. She was a past member of the Moncton Press Club and the Air Force Veterans Club of Moncton, where she enjoyed the Thursday night and Saturday afternoon Dart games. Lynn was also a member of the Moncton Curling Association and loved to cook.

She was an avid Hockey fan whether it was watching her grand and great grandchildren playing or her favourite teams Detroit and Toronto, she loved the sport.

She will be lovingly remembered by Rod Bourgeois, her daughters Roxanne (late George) of Pickering, ON, Pat (John) of Riverview, NB and Kathy (David) of Rexton, NB. Her grandchildren Ryan (Mado), Megan, Justin (Casey), Jesse (Kate), Jessica & Curtis. Her great grandchildren Cayden, Lauren, Calder & Remy. Her brothers Mike (Mary-Jane) Mills, Brian Naves, her sister Donna Naves-Ward (Jim). And many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband Clinton Edward (Ned) Kaye, her brothers Frank, Bill, Jack, Joseph, Leslie, Arthur & Richard Steele, and her sisters Catherine Craft, Elizabeth Knox, & Rita Swift.

Honoring Lynn’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral. A family gathering will be held at a later date.

The family wishes to extend a thank you to the 4A floor staff at the Dr. Georges-L Dumont University Hospital, Dr. Langlais, Dr. Savoie, Dr. Comeau, Dr. Langis, and the emergency department staff at the Hôpital Stella-Maris-de-Kent and the Extra Mural Staffs in Bouctouche area.

Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or The Canadian Cancer Society in her honour would be greatly appreciated.

The family invites you to sign a book of condolences at:

Arrangements under the professional care of

Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center,

3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB,

(506) 532-1050.

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  1. Rod and family, I am so sorry for your loss! May God heal your pain!

  2. Rod and family, our deepest sympathy Lynn surely love life 🙏 you will be in our prayers ❤

  3. Rox, Patty, Kathy and family…so sorry for your lose. I have many fond memories of our Christmas Day family dinners when we were children. Thinking of you all

  4. Sorry for your loss. I thought the world of this spunky lady that I had the pleasure of knowing for almost 40 years.

  5. Roxanne, Pat, Kathy, Rod – My sincere condolences on the loss of a beautiful lady. Lynn always had a genuine welcoming smile for your friends who would often gather at your home in Sunny Brae, where we first met.
    I look upon this time with much love for your Mom, as well as admiration for the beautiful children she raised.
    All my love!

  6. So sorry to hear of NanNan’s passing. She was always so friendly and loving, taking on the role of grandmother to my kids for a short time as well. She leaves a beautiful legacy of love behind in her family. May you all be comforted my the many fond memories you have of her. Hugs!

  7. So sorry to hear of Aunt Lynn’s passing. I last saw Aunt Lynn and Rod at the hockey rink. So fitting.
    Thinking of you all.

  8. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. She was one of a kind to say the least. A true blessing to my Mom and her other siblings.

  9. Rod and family,
    We are sending our sincere condolences to you all during this difficult time.

  10. Roxanne & family. I am so sorry about the loss of your mother. I am thinking about you and sending my love. xo

  11. Roxanne and family, My heart goes out to you at this time….may God comfort you and bring you peace. Hugs!

  12. Rod, Patty, Kathy, Roxanne and families. My sincere condolences for your loss. I loved Aunt Lynn and have fond memories of her. My heart goes out to all of you and I pray that God will help you through this difficult time.

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