In Loving Memory Of
Yvon Goguen
1951 ~ 2023

Cocagne, NB – Yvon Goguen, 71, passed away peacefully at Stella-Maris-de-Kent Hospital in Sainte-Anne-de-Kent, on Wednesday, August 30th, 2023.

Born in Cocagne on October 15, 1951, he was the son of the late Philippe Goguen and Alice (Goguen) Goguen.

Yvon will be dearly missed by his wife of 52 years, Thérèse (Robichaud) Goguen; his daughters: Lynn Gallant (Claude) and Marielle Whittaker (Kevin); his four adored grandchildren: Danièle Gallant (Alex), Gabrièle Gallant (Brandon), Mackenzie Whittaker, and Riley Whittaker (Rowan); his three sisters: Yvette LeBlanc (Léo-Paul), Jeanne Cormier (Roger) of Cocagne, and Cécile Goguen of Moncton; his four brothers: Camille Goguen (Fernande), Eudore Goguen (Linda), Raymond Goguen (Ginette), and Ulysse Goguen (Monique) all of Cocagne; his sister-in-law, Noella Goguen (late Paul) and his brother-in-law, Léo Melanson (late Juliette); several in-laws in the Robichaud family; as well as by several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents, Philippe Goguen (1994) and Alice Goguen (2004); his brother, Paul Goguen (2004); and his sister, Juliette Melanson (2018).

Yvon worked at Kent Home for 30 years before he retired.

Visitations will be held at Passage (3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge) on Friday, September 8th, 2023 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm, and again on Saturday, September 9th, 2023 from 10:00am to 10:45am. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, September 9th, 2023 at 11:00am.

Donations in Yvon’s memory can be made to Pépère Boite à Lunch, Dumont UHC oncology unit, or donor’s 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

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  1. Nos plus profondes sympathies Thérèse, Lyne et Marielle pour la perte de Yvon! Cela nous touche beaucoup mais savoir qu’il y n’a plus de mal est un soulagement! RIP Yvon, garde un œil sûr tes proches pour leurs aider à passer au travers! Amitié!

  2. Mes sincères sympathies à toi Thérèse, Lyne et Marielle et la famille Goguen et Robichaud. Repose en paix Yvon!!

  3. Mes plus sincères condoléances 💐 à Vous Chère Thérèse ainsi qu’à ses deux filles 👧 adorées. Certes! Yvon continuera à vivre à travers vous ses biens aimés! À présent, une étoile ⭐️ très brillante ✨ de plus brillera dans le ciel. Que le Divin et l’Univers ainsi que votre Cher Papa vous aide à passer à travers cette dure épreuve. Affection OXXO Rachel & Jean-Louis

  4. Nos plus sinceres simpathies Therese ainsi qu’a toute la famille Robichaud et Goguen May he rest in peace

  5. Marielle, Kevin, MacKenzie & Riley, Bill and I were so saddened to hear of your Dad/ Grandfather’s passing. We are thinking of you all!

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