Wilfred "Billy" Carter

September 7, 1931October 10, 2020

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Wilfred (Billy) Carter announce that he passed away peacefully on October 10th, 2020 at the Campbellton Regional Hospital at 89 years of age.

Born in Dalhousie, NB, Billy was the son of the late Melvin Carter and Florida St. Onge. Billy was the beloved husband and best friend of his one and only love of 44 years, the late Joyce Aleta Ross of Campbellton, NB.

He is survived by his son, Randy (Judy) Carter; his grandchildren Jordan Carter, Kourtney Carter, Cory Letourneau and one great grandson Lee (Halifax, NS). He is also survived by brother Mike Carter (Vancouver, BC). Predeceased by his sisters: Winona Parent (twin), Hedwidge Couture, Constance Ross, and brother – Earling Carter.

Billy also worked his entire adult life at the New Brunswick Paper Mill until the time of retirement. He amongst his friends was also recognized as one of the “Bench Boys” who would send a friendly wave to many on their drive up the convent hill.

We would like to share a special thank you to the Villa Renaissance nursing home in Dalhousie, NB for giving Billy the best care possible during his stay.

Billy stole the hearts of everyone who had the pleasure of being amongst his presence. The Ross, Letourneau & Carter families will remember him for his big smile, big personality and amazing sense of humor. Always making others smile was evidently his pleasure in life.

Due to the Covid19 – The family will be celebrating his life in the New Year 2021.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted in the care of Maher's Funeral Home, Dalhousie. (506)789-1699 or toll free (855) 404-1699 email:


  • Funeral service to be held at a later date.


Wilfred "Billy" Carter

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Kimberley Maxwell Lapointe

October 16, 2020

My sincere heartfelt condolences to Randy, Judy & family. Hugs. Growing up as a neighbor, Billy always wore the biggest smile when I seen him and he never failed to ask how I and the family were doing, as he was a very friendly and caring man. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him however, he will always remain a part of my sweet childhood memories. <3 RIP Billy

Patty Miller

October 16, 2020

My deepest condolences Randy, Judy and family! Sending you all a warm hug during this difficult time! 💕

Joanne Gauvin

October 15, 2020

Our heartfelt condolences . I will always remember Uncle Billy’s warm smile and gentleness with my mother when we visited on their 82nd birthday. I was so glad they got to see and hug each other one last time . I am sure they are hugging and laughing again as they smile down on us from above.

Sidney & Ginette Palmater

October 15, 2020

So sorry to hear about this . Our deepest sympathy to the family .

Ricky and Margaret Morris

October 15, 2020

Dear Randy, Judy and family, We are so sory to hear about Billy's passing, Please accept our deepest sympathies ! He was such an amazing man, always smiling and so so friendly with everyone, We know he will be missed! Rest in peace Billy !

Maxine & Alex Craig

October 15, 2020

Randy, so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He was quite the character! Always a smile. The Villa won't be the same without him. He will be missed by many.

Clem Tremblay

October 15, 2020

My condolences to you Randy and your family your dad was a Big Fan of me in hockey, Baseball, and also municipal politique R I P my friend

Clem & Monique Tremblay

Darlene Thompson

October 15, 2020

Randy, Judy and family I was so sad to hear of Uncle Billy's passing. He always greeted me with a huge smile and a warm hug. I'll cherish my memories of him.

Anne (Levesque Robert Noel

October 15, 2020

Sending our sincere sympathy to Judy , Randy and family, keeping you in our thoughts during this difficult time.

Linda Wedge

October 15, 2020

My most sincere condolences to the family. Will always remember Billy sitting on that bench on top of the convent hill. Waving to everyone and him wearing that big smile of his. May he rest in peace and keep on waving from up above.


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