In Loving Memory Of
Michael Robert Arsenault
1944 ~ 2022

Moncton, NB – Michael Robert Arsenault, 78, passed away peacefully at Moncton Hospital on Sunday, May 1, 2022.  

Born in Moncton, NB, he was the son of the late Clara Arsenault.

Michael was working for Apex Industries in Moncton for over 30 years. He was an avid fan of Toronto Maple Leafs and enjoyed watching them play on TV. He was also an animal lover, he liked playing poker, racing stock cars, and watching NASCAR. But above all he cherished his time spent with his family and friends.

Michael will be sadly missed by his common-law partner: Rita Bourque: his children: Kathy Crosthwaite (Kenny), Kenny LeBlanc (Ramona) and Chrissy Bourque all of Moncton; his grandchildren: Trish, Michelle, Nathalie and Tracy, Kyle, Derek and Tania, T.J., Hunter, Taylor and Cole; his sister-in-law: Gail Snelgrove (Bill) of Moncton; also by several great grandchildren, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Besides his mother, he was predeceased by his wife: Norma Arsenault (Fawcett).

Visitation will be held at Passage Funeral Chapel, 625 Mountain Road, Moncton, NB (506) 855-1145, on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 from 7pm to 9pm. There will be no visitation on Wednesday. Funeral Chapel will be held on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 1pm. There will be a livestream of the funeral service and it can be watched on facebook at and will appear on Passage website after at :

In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to a charity of your choice.

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Funeral arrangements under the professional care of

Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre

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  1. Kathy and Kenny Crosthwaite. I’m so very, very sorry for your loss. Michael will be missed by all who knew him. Cherish the wonderful memories you had with him. Hang in there I know it’s not easy

  2. So sad to hear of cousin Mike’s passing. Always enjoyed his company and his smile. Will miss you always. RIP. Condolences to Rita and family

  3. So sad to hear this news. So many great memories growing up. Stock car races with Mike and my dad. Lobster boils at his house. Mike, you will be missed by many. Love Tracy Bourque and family.

  4. Sincere sympathy on the loss of your loved one .. Thinking of you at this sad time !!

  5. I will always remember Mike for having big smiles and joking comments that were sarcastic but never mean. Even for young clueless friends that Kenny brought home. I am sorry I had not met up with Mike in the last few years. He was a very good man who will be missed.

  6. Kathy and Kenny Crosthwaite. We’re very sorry for your loss. We’re thinking about both of you at this difficult time. Hugs

  7. Sorry for your loss my condolences to you and your family

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