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Roger J. Small

1946-2012

Roger J. Small
The death of Roger Small of Rothesay, beloved husband of Joan (McIntyre) Small, occurred Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Blacks Harbour on February 25, 1946, he was son of the late Richard and Thelma (Moses) Small.

Prior to his retirement, Roger spent many successful years in automobile sales. He was also a skilled carpenter and cabinet maker who took great pride in his furniture creations.

Besides his loving wife, Joan, Roger is also survived by his children, Kelly Conley (Bill) of St. Stephen and Kevin Small of Pennfield; step-son, Jon Tracy (Shelley Freemantle) of Quispamsis and their son Austin; sister, Morna Linton (Wayne) of Winnipeg and aunt, Velma Bagley of Moncton.

Resting at Kennebecasis Community Funeral Home, 152 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis, (506) 849-2119, with visitation on Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 7-9 PM and the following day Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Vigil prayers will be held Friday at 8:00 PM, at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mark’s Catholic Church, 171 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis, on Saturday, November 17, 2012, at 10:00 AM. A reception will be held in the church hall immediately following the Mass. Interment will take place at a later date.

For those who wish, donations may be made to St. Mark’s Renovation Fund or to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. Online donations and condolences may be made at: www.kennebecasisfh.com

Condolences

Joan, Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your husband Roger. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. God Bless From Bill and Catherine Simms Uncle and Aunt of Kelly Conley and Kevin Small
— Bill and Catherine Simms

So very sorry to hear of your loss, Joan and family. Will be keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless.
— Kris Gordon

You and your family will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers.
— Andrea Gordon

JOAN AND FAMILY SO SORRY TO HEAR OF ROGERS PASSING. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH ALL OF YOU AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME BOB AND LINDA
— bob and linda friars

My thoughts are with you and your family at this sorrowful time
— Loney Moses

Dear Joan and Family Sorry to hear the sad news of Roger's Death. Know you are in our Prayers and Thoughts at this time. Alton & Jean
— Alton & Jean McIntyre Bulger

Dear Joan and Family-Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
— Angus &Mary MacMillan

We will miss him but will always pray for you ,Roger and the family.
— Bill and Pauline

Joan, please except our sincere condolences. Thought the world of Roger. Could not have been any nicer. Very friendly. Will be sadly missed.
— Lloyd , Germaine and Mike Smith

So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing, please know all of you are in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. Thinking of all of you.
— Joanne Thompson

I'm so sorry Joan. Roger was a wonderful brother-in-law and friend. He was a wonderful person and people couldn't help but like him. I really enjoyed time I spent with him. He had a wonderful sense of humour and never complained even when he wasn't well. You were so good for each other.
— Judy

Very sad to hear of Rogers passing. Although I have not seen much of him in recent years, he is a big part of my childhood memories. Our families are blessed to have been so close. I will always have a special place in my heart for all of you and hope you know you're not just friends...you are and always will be chosen family. You're in my thoughts and prayers.
— Janice

Our condolences on your loss. Sorry we are unable to be there. Thinking of you. Wayne Morna and family
— Wayne and Morna

We are so very sorry Joan...our love to you.... We hold you close in thought and prayer...xo
— Willow and Solomon Bond

Kevin and Kelly and all your family please accept our prayers and condolences. Hold your memories close and cherish them. Randy and Donna P. Moses
— Donna P Moses

Joan and Kevin...so sorry to read about Roger's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. Danny and Rose Dobson
— Danny & Rose Dobson

So sorry for your loss.Thoughts and prayers are with you.
— Pam and Roger Hawkins

Joan we are so sorry to hear about Roger - our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
— Diane , Barb & France

Joan and Family, John & I were so very sorry to hear about the passing of Roger. He was a wonderful man and loved to live, laugh and loved live. Our thought's and prayers are with you. June & John
— June Cole

So sorry to hear of your Father's passing. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. May the peace of Christ be with you both at this time and the days ahead.
— Morris & Natalie Harris

Kevin and Kelly, so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. May your memories of him get you through the difficult days ahead. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Gordon & Linda Anderson
— Linda Anderson

Dear Joan, Please accept our sincere sympathy to you and your family. Roger showed great strength of character in how he faced his surgeries. God bless him, Linda and Mike Baker
— Linda Baker

Joan, my deepest sympathies on Roger's death. May all the wonderful times you shared and all the good memories you made together bring you peace and comfort in the difficult days ahead. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless.
— Donna Tanfara

We were so sad to hear of your Dad's passing, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love Tammie and Pat.
— Pat & Tammie Brennan

I am very sorry for your loss Joan. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
— Anne Levasseur

Kevin, Kelly and all of the Small family. We are so very sorry for your loss. May God wrap his arms around you and comfort you. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers
— Danny & Lori Hill

Thinking of you at this difficult time and sending thoughts and prayers to you and your family
— Gerald & Lisa Bourque

Kelly, Bill and Kevin: so very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He was a wonderful man, always smiling and laughing. Stephen and Kelly enjoyed working with him in Black's Harbour many years ago. Remembering you all in prayer at this difficult time. Mary and Stephen
— Mary and Stephen Boyd

On behalf of the Council of the Village of Blacks Harbour, and the citizens of our municipality, we express our most sincere condolences to Roger's family and friends. Roger served as a Councillor for our municipality 1986-1989, and we valued his tremendous service to our community. Mayor Terry James
— Mayor Terry James

Sorry to hear of your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
— Bernice and Gloria Thompson

Dear Kelly and Kevin - so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Sharon
— Sharon Boyne Travis

Joan, please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your husband. To Kevin & Kelly, my love and sympathy to you and yours. Please know you are in my heart and prayers. Roger will always be remembered for his kindness to others, and for his courage and endurance. Jean
— Jean Anderson Clark

Kevin and family:Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.May all the memories of the past help you get through the days ahead.Arnold and Frances
— Arnold and Frances Hatt

Kelly Sue and Kevin, My sincere sympathy to you and your families. May precious memories help you through this difficult time. Love, Brebda
— Brenda Ferguson

Joan, I was so sorry to hear about Roger's passing. Thinking of you and your family at this sad time Rick & Donna Drapeau (Mowatt)
— Donna Drapeau

Joan and family, sending my deepest condoleneces for the loss of Roger... My thoughts and prayers are with you all...
— Betty Jones

McAllister Mall will never seem the same. I used to talk with Roger and Joan frequently during my Saint John trips. I asked him one time if one of those comfy chairs was reserved for his use only near the Java Moose. We are sorry for your loss and are thinking of you all.
— Richard and Pauline Stewart

Joan, you have our sincere condolences on the loss or Roger. Our prayers are with you during this sad time.
— Rosanne & Joe Gionet

Kevin and Kelly...So sorry to hear about Roger. I used to love to spend time at Faa and Richard's hangin' with my "older" cousins, Roger and Morna. He will surely be missed. (((((HUGS)))))
— Debbie Bagley

So sorry for your loss.Thoughts and prayers are with you. Amedee Roy and Family
— Amedee Roy

My condolences to you and your family on Rogers passing.
— Michael R. McIntyre

My deepest sympathies to you and all the family at this time. A lot of good memories of Roger when we worked with Connors Construction crew, mornings at the Strand Restraunt as well as many other memories. God bless you all as you are all in my thoughts and prayers. Fred
— Fred T. Brennan

Sorry to hear of Roger's death. I met him when my brother Paul bought a PT Cruiser for Dad ( Ben Leland, Saint George) and then we often had a chat at Kent when my 2 older boys worked there (Chris and Tim). I will miss our little chats.
— Marilyn {Leland} & Billy Bennett

Marc and I both really enjoyed working with Roger at the car dealership. He was an awesome person and he will be sadly missed..prayers and thoughts go out to the family
— Emily & Marc Arsenault

Our deepest Sympathy to you Joan and Family at this sad time.Our prayers are with you. Lois & Jim.
— Lois & Jim Roberts

So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. We will keep you in our prayers at this difficult time
— Roger & Veronica (Kingston) St Onge

My sincere sympathies on the loss of your Dad. He was a wonderful man. I will always have the fondest memories of him,as the warm and caring person he was. You are in my thoughts at this difficult time.
— Lori Kreiser

Joan. My heart is so heavy at the loss of your Roger. I know he was your soul mate and he fought to be with you all these years. You are a special person that has entered in my life and I hope we will still be in touch. If there is anything I can do please call me. Love Cathy
— Cathy Arsenault and Family

Our sincere sympathy to you and your family on the passing of your husband. God Bless You All.
— Anita and Alan Hicks

Your soul-mate and friend is at peace. His gift to us was how he lived his life. Friends in Christ, Ray and Shirley
— Ray and Shirley Persaud

We express our sincere condolences and offer our prayers and support. God Bless you and keep you in his care, Ray and Shirley
— Ray and Shirley Persaud

Joan - Sincere condolences to you and your family on your recent loss. You will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers. I will always remember the smile on Roger's face when I put a smiley face on his coffee. Linda Burke
— Linda Burke

Just heard of Rogerís passing. Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your husband and father. Roger fought a long and hard battle which showed the strength and courage that he had. May God be with you all in this stressful time. Timmy and Linda
— Timmy and Linda Chambers

Joan, Our sincere sympathy to you on the passing of Roger. He was a wonderful, kind-hearted man and it is easy to see from all these condolence messages that he touched the hearts and lives of so many. We hope that the happy memories of your life together will be of some comfort at this sad time. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers, Kelly and family
— Kelly (McIntyre) Wightman

May your memories give you strength. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
— Daphne Bagley Thorne

We send our condolences to you for your Dad . Everyone has a lot of memories of him and it would be endless , but just know he was well liked and loved to chat with everyone ,whether it was buying cars or chatting on the street and always had a smile when he met you . God Bless .
— Richard & Lorraine Hooper

May your wonderful memories of your life with Roger help you through this time of sorrow. Roger was a wonderful person and will be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. "I will miss you my friend."
— Gail and Ken Gallant

Dear Joan and Family, I am Rogers's first cousin. My father was Thelma's brother. I am sending my condolences and heartfelt sympathy for the loss of Roger. May your memories sustain you through these difficult times. Laraine and Marty Mika
— Laraine Mika

Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of Roger. We remeber him well as a member of the KV OLD BOYS.
— KV OLD BOYS

Joan,Very sorry for your lost. Roger was a friend to many. Will miss him.God Bless.Rick&Carol Walsh
— Rick&Carol Walsh

Dear Joan, Herbie and I were saddened to hear of Rogers Death. He certainly was a strong man and fought a good fight. We always enjoyed his company and his dry sense of humour. We were sorry we weren't able to be there for you but our thoughts and prayers are with you. We will call you in a couple of weeks. love and God Bless you, Uncle Herbie and Aunt Margie McIntyre
— Margaret and Herbie McIntyre

Dear Joan and Family, We were so sorry to hear of Rogers passing. I know you will all miss him dearly. He certainly was loved by all. I hope that all your warm, fond memories of your time together offer you comfort at this most difficult time. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. With deepest sympathy, Rob and Sue Tracy
— Susan Tracy

So sorry to hear of your loss. I had the pleasure of getting to know Roger when he set on the Village of Blacks Harbour Council. Roger always seemed to have a smile on his face and always took the time to chat. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family during this difficult time.
— Deanna Hunter

Dear Mrs. Small,Kelly and Kevin, I am so sorry to hear of losing your husband and dad recently. My prayers and thoughts are with you all at this very sad time. God Bless Brian Boone all at this sad and very
— Brian Boone