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Arthur John Kenneth (Ken) Hussey




Born: 27 Jun 1923, Bathurst, Gloucester Co., New Brunswick


Died: 07 Apr 1984, Bathurst, Gloucester Co., New Brunswick


HUSSEY, Arthur John Kenneth (Ken) - Kenneth Hussey, 60, of 279 St. Andrew Street, Bathurst, New Brunswick, died Saturday 7 April 1984 at the Chaleur General Hospital after a brief illness.


Born in Bathurst, he was the son of the late Arthur Day Hussey and Mary Anne (Sullivan) Hussey. He was employed by Consolidated-Bathurst in the stock room. He served overseas with the Royal Canadian Navy on HMCS KINCARDINE in the Second World War.


He was a member of the Herman J. Good V.C., Branch 38, Royal Canadian Legion, and was a past president of the Bathurst Branch of the Canadian Diabetes Association.


He was a member of the Bathurst Branch of the CNIB, the local Mental Health Association, and was once an executive member of the Main Brace. He was also a charter member of the Bathurst Yacht Club.


He is survived by his wife, Vera Hachey (Married 7 October 1947); two daughters Mrs. Micheal White (Gail) of Bathurst and Carol Hussey at home; two sons, John (Charmaine), and Larry, both of Bathurst; four sisters, Mrs. John Duffy (Pearl), Bathurst, Mrs. Peter Boudreau (Frances), Boston, Massachusetts; Mrs. Jack Philpott (Mary), Toronto, Ontario and Sister. Dorothy Hussey of Dorval, Quebec., six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A third son, Kevin Hussey, predeceased him. 


The body rested at Elhatton's Funeral Home, Bathurst. Funeral Mass was from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cathedral, Bathurst. Burial was at the parish cemetery.


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(KH01) Portrait of Seaman Ken Hussey  (KH02) L-R: Reg Rhodes, Ken Hussey and Alfred (Alfie) Reid  (KH03) Ken Hussey in front of his father's house in Bathurst, NB.



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