Moncton Times Moncton, NB
Wednesday, June 28, 1978 pg 3
R. L. Bastarache Pokemouche (Special) -
The death of Ronald L. Bastarache of Pokemouche occurred suddenly Saturday in Pokemouche. He was 32. Born in Moncton, he was a son of Leonard and the late Jeanne (Arsenault) Bastarache. He was a counsellor for Canada Manpower in Tracadie and attended the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Pokemouche. Besides his father, he is survived by his wife, the former Pierrette Leger; one son, Daniel, at home, three sisters, Mrs. Peter Calvert (Carol) of Toronto, Ont., Mrs. Robert Langlois (Jeanne) of Montreal, Que., Mrs. Jean Guy Richard (Jeannette) of Shediac, his adopted mother Florida (Landry) Godin of Pokemouche, an adopted brother, Victorian Godin of Tracadie, two half-sisters, Mrs. Jean Guy Saulnier (Rhonda), Gonzuela, both of Moncton, four half-brothers, Sherman; Shane, Daryl and Chad, all of Moncton. The funeral mass was celebrated June 26 from the Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Pokemouche. Interment was in the parish cemetery.