Basil Broderick Paul

7 June , 19937 January , 2019

Basil Broderick Paul Eskasoni

We the family regret to announce the sudden passing of Basil Broderick Paul of Eskasoni, on Monday,January 7, 2019. Basil enjoyed swimming rapping, dancing, Karaoke and loved children. He was a student at NSCC Marconi Campus and was a part time employee at Lone Feather Entertainment, Wagmatcook. He was a member of the Holy Family parish, Eskasoni. Basil is survived by his mother Donna Doucette, stepfather David Marshall, Eskasoni and father Basil Paul Sr., Ontario; brothers John Robert Doucette (Fran), Wagmatcook; Thomas Jay Paul, Eskasoni; sisters, Tiffany Battiste (John Denny), Eskasoni, Khrishna Paul (Jeff), Sydney; Emma Semande, Ontario; godparents Mildred Poulette and Serge Paul; godchild Sarah Googoo, Wagmatcook; nephews Acha and JD; niece Joslyn and good friend and employer Mike L. Also survived by uncles John Doucette, Stephen, Wilfred, Allister, Alfred; aunts Mildred, Elizabeth, Gloria and Bridget, all of Eskasoni; foster parents Karen and Mike Doucette, foster siblings Alexina, Leah, Maurice, Misel, Pasamay, Peter, Rita, Keora, Donald and Kristy and by numerous nieces and nephews. Basil was predeceased by maternal grandmother Martha Doucette, great grandmother Sarah Wood; paternal grandparents Margaret and Roderick Marshall and sister in infancy Sarah Jane Doucette. Visitation for Basil Paul will begin after 7 pm on Saturday, January 12 at the Gabriel Center, Eskasoni. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday at 10:30 am at Holy Family Church with Fr. Martin MacDougall officiating. Online condolences may be sent by visiting


  • Donna Doucette, Mother
  • David Marshall, Stepfather
  • Basi Paul Sr., Father
  • John Robert Doucette (Fran), Brother
  • Thomas Jay Paul, Brother
  • Tiffany Battiste (John Denny), Sister
  • Khrishna Paul (Jeff), Sister
  • Emma Semande, Sister
  • Sarah Jane Doucette, Sister In Infancy
  • Mildred Poulette and Serge Paul, Godparents
  • Sarah Googoo, Godchild
  • Acha and JD, Nephews
  • Joslyn ., Niece
  • Mike L., Good Friend
  • John Doucette; Stephen, Wilfred, Uncles
  • Alllister and Alfred, Uncles
  • Mildred, Elizabeth, Gloria, Bridget, Aunts
  • Karen and Mike Doucette, Foster Parents
  • Alexina; Leah; Maurice; Misel, Pasamay, Foster Siblings
  • Peter; Rita; Keora; Donald; Kristy, Foster Siblings
  • Martha Doucette, Maternal Grandmother
  • Sarah Wood, Great Grandmother
  • Margaret and Roderick Marshall, Paternal Grandparents
  • Basil is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.


  • Visitation Saturday, 12 January , 2019
  • Funeral Mass Monday, 14 January , 2019

Basil Broderick Paul

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jason croteau

24 March 2019

To Whom It May Concern

This is to inform you that Jason M. Croteau of m'ikmaq

lejeneue family line roots

is a candidate member of the IRU (International

Romani Union).

The IRU, which has its roots in the 1st World

Romani Congress, in London in 1971, has held

ten such Congresses since that date for the purpose

of maintaining a collective representation

on behalf of Roma communities around the globe.

The 10th Congress, which took place last year in

Skopje, Macedonia, adopted a program under the

title Democratic Transition, which has the aim of

creating a grass-roots electoral roll. It with this

work that Mr Croteau is assisting.


Grattan Puxon

chair IRU Democratic Transition Commission See less
re: the work of our kris is in memory of M'ikmaq Warrior Basil and others who have suffered or died because of problems acquired from Canadian/ catholic governmental schools

Oliver Family

14 January 2019

Basil was a beautiful young man and a good friend to our son, Morgan. We are grieved at your loss. May your family find strength together at this most difficult time.

Millie Cremo

14 January 2019

My sincere condolences go out to the family of Basil, Jr. My thoughts and prayers to all. RIP Basil, Jr., with all the heavenly angels! 🙏💓

Cora Dennis

10 January 2019

Rest In Peace, My Condolences To The Family and I will be Thinking About You, Love Auntie Cora.

Joel Ariniello

10 January 2019

RIP Basil, I'm Rebecca Climents fiance here in Massachusetts , she's really sad for the families loss. She's trying to plan a trip up there to show her respects. Lots of Love friend and here's to a bright beautiful passage to a brand new world. <3