In Loving Memory Of
Orville “Mister Gadget” McKeen
1946 - 2023

Orville “Mister Gadget” McKeen, 76, of Riverview, passed away on Sunday, May 28th, 2023, at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Center, Moncton, NB.

Born in North Bay, ON, he was the son of the late Gordon and the late Dorothy (Towns) McKeen.

Prior to his retirement, Mister Gadget worked as a mechanic / truck driver with Universal Trucks and Trailers.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Geraldine (Cormier) McKeen; by his children: David, Angela, Crystal, Tracy and Christopher; by his stepson, Carl (Kari); by his sisters: Shirley (Allen) and Betty (Dan); by his brothers: Micheal (Susan), Roger (Jenny) and Steven (Sandy); the mother of his children, Irene Fair; several grandchildren and great grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his sister, Loretta and by his brother, Bruce.

No visitation and funeral service will be held, interment will be at Passage-Chartersville Columbarium, Dieppe, NB.

The family invites you to sign a book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.

Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB, (506) 857-1901.

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10 comments

  1. Geraldine sorry for your loss and also to the whole family .
    Talking with you the other day brought back good memories from the dance hall in Sainte-Antoine with group Energy . Again our sincere condolences, our thoughts and prayers are with yourselves on these difficult days. Noel & Annette

  2. Very sad to hear this. Met him several years ago and went to see him many times to have tools repaired.
    May you rest in peace.

  3. May God be your Strength and your Stay, Geraldine, during these days of sadness. Orville was such a big presence here, and will be missed by all of us. Love & Prayers

  4. Geraldine we are praying for your comfort at this sad time Sympathy to you and your family, sure will miss Orville I know he loved my chocolate chip cookies .we were such good friends Love Paul and Glenda Morton.

  5. Dear Geraldine and family, my deepest sympathy Just knowing others thy May yours of bereavement; Be somewhat less to bear; Just by knowing others most sincerely care.

  6. Sending Healing prayers and comforting hugs for your loss my lovely sister Geraldine Love 💕 Dorice

  7. Geraldine, Darlene and I are so sorry to hear of the passing of Orval. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. ( He was a super guy)

  8. Geraldine, Darlene and I are so sorry to hear of the passing of Orville. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. ( He was a super guy)

  9. Gerry dear, I am so sorry for your loss of Orville. Sad news indeed. You’ve just joined my club! We both loss Norman on the 17th of Feb. God bless you. Give me a call sometime or even better, a visit! Love u! Wilda

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