Carl Preston Grasse
1927 - 2023
Carl Preston Grasse
Visitation Information
Tuesday 7-9 pm & Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 pm
Visitation Location
Bishop's Funeral Home
Service Information
Service Date
Thursday, March 23, 2023
Service Time
2:00 PM
Service Location
Bishop's Funeral Home
Burial Information
Burial Date
at a later date
Burial Location
Hazen Carr Cemetery Geary, NB
Requested Charity
donor's choice
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It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Carl Preston Grasse of Geary, NB, on March 19, 2023 at Fredericton Hospice. Born on August 19, 1927 in Geary, NB, he was a son of the late Frederick  and Myrtle (Morehouse) Grasse. Carl spent his working years as a woodsman and caretaker of the Fredericton Rural Cemetery. His spare time was spent hunting and fishing.

He is survived by 5 daughters Muriel Boone, Charlene Corkum, Juanita Desmond (George), Wilma Grass, and Esther Cote (Doug); 6 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; 3 sisters Dorothy (Eugene), Mavis and Glenna; several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his loving wife of 66 years Joyce (Carr) Grasse; 2 brothers Lloyd, Orville (Cleta); 3 sisters Thelma (Alden), Irma (Eugene), Sylvia (Deverent); 2 brothers-in-law Douglas and Eli; a grandson Guy Lemoine; 2 sons-in-law Richard Desmond and Andrew Corkum.

Visitation will be held at Bishop’s Funeral Home 540 Woodstock Road on Tuesday March 21 from 7-9 PM and Wednesday March 22 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM.  A funeral service will be held from Bishop’s Funeral Home on Thursday March 23 at 2 PM, with Rev. Chris Bennett officiating. Interment will take place at the Hazen Carr Cemetery at a later date.

Donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated. A special thank you to the nurses and staff of Fredericton Hospice for their excellent care and compassion for Carl.


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