In Loving Memory Of
Vaughan O Brace
1943 ~ 2022

Vaughan O Brace, 78 years old, of Moncton passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at the Moncton Hospital. Born in Moncton, he was the son of the late Duncan and Jennie Brace.

Vaughan retired from the Co-op Distribution Centre. He adored spending time with his family and friends, loved music and enjoyed fishing with his lifelong best friend Bob Crossman. He dedicated many years serving as a volunteer with many organizations throughout his life including various Co-operatives and served as a past President of the Moncton Lions Club.

He will be dearly missed by his daughters: Deby Reicker and Cathy Hussey; son-in-law Wayne Hussey who fondly called him “Skipper”, and his son Tim Brace. Papa cherished his five grandchildren: Brandon Hussey (Abbey MacDonald), Mitch Hussey (Katie Morehouse), Julia Reicker, Jaime Reicker and Jessica Haslam.  He will also be missed by his special friend Colleen Costello as well as several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by his wife Claire Brace; his half-brothers: Malcolm, Hanford, Cecil, Vaughan, Ernest; his half- sisters: Annabelle, Edna, Ella and Vivian.

A celebration of life for Vaughan will be held at Passage-Chartersville, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB on
Thursday, May 26th, 2022 at 3:30pm.

Donations in memory of Vaughan can be made to a charity or foundation of your choice.

The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at:

Arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB  E4R 1T3
(506) 532-1050

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  1. Our deepest sympathies go out to You Kathy, Wayne and all Family members on the loss of your Dad. May he rest in peace.

  2. Cathy I am very sorry for the loss of your dad. My condolences go out to you and your Family during this difficult time. Hugs my dear friend, xoxo Kelly Evers

  3. So sorry to hear of Uncle Vaughan’s passing. I can still hear his laugh and remember fondly our times together. He will be missed! You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. Heartfelt condolences to family and friends 💔 I’ve known him for along time, starting at Co-op warehouse. You will be missed by many!!😢❤️

  5. So deeply sorry for your loss. Please know we are thinking of you during this difficult time.

  6. Debbie, Cathy and Family,
    Sorry to read about your Dad. May God give you comfort and strength during the next days and weeks to come. Praying for you all.

  7. Cathy I am so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

  8. Catherine,
    I am so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. I’m thinking of you at this sad time.

  9. My condolences to you all. May God be with your during this very difficult time. It is so hard to lose you dad. Blessings.

  10. Cathy &Wayne, our deepest sympathy to you Cathy for the lost of your Dad.
    Thinking of you in this difficult time.

  11. Cathy, Wayne and family my thoughts and prayers are with you in this most difficult time. May your great memories of him last forever and May the hurt of missing him lessen in time. Hugs❤️

  12. Catherine and family,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. Take care of yourself.

  13. So sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time!

  14. Dear Cathy & Deby, I just learned of Vaughan’s passing, and I would like to extend my deepest sympathies to you and your families during this difficult time. I have several fond memories of Vaughan through our mutual involvement in Lions Clubs, and a few more scary ones when we were kids. Take care.
    George & Leigh Ann

  15. So sorry to hear of your loss, Catherine. My thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

  16. I worked with Vaughan for many years at Co-op, and we bowled with him and Claire on many occasions. He was a wonderful guy, and I truly enjoyed knowing him. He will be missed by all who knew him. My deepest condolences to the whole family.

  17. My sincere condolences to the Brace family on your loss of Vaughan.A true Cooperator and great person

  18. I am so sorry to hear this news – I have very fond memories of volunteering with Vaughan- I learned so very much from him. Please accept my sincere condolences

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