Douglas G. Williston

Born: Mon., May 6, 1929
Died: Tue., Sep. 26, 2017

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Sep. 29, 2017
Location: Adams Funeral Home Chapel

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Douglas G. Williston


Douglas Graham Williston, of Bradd St., Miramichi, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital, on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at the age of 88.

Born in Bayside, on May 6, 1929, he was the son of the late Melbourne and Emily (Graham) Williston.  He was a member of the St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Bay du Vin.

He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Audrey Adams (Lawrence), of Little Branch and Edna Gallant of Moncton; two brothers, Ralph Williston (Celine) of Quebec and Dysart Williston (Joanne), of Fredericton; as well as several nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by four sisters, Edith, Winnie, Dorothy and Doreen; seven brothers, Eldon, Ernest, John, Bernard, Melvin, Steven and Herman.

By request there was no visiting at the funeral home.  A public funeral service was held from Adams Funeral Home Chapel, on Friday, September 29, 2017, at 11am, conducted by Rev. Robert Barry.  Music for the service was provided by Mr. Al Fraser and the hymns were “Where the Roses Never Fade” and “What Will It Be Like To Be There”.  Interment was in St. John the Evangelist Anglican Cemetery, Bay Du Vin.

As expressions of sympathy donations to “Caring Friends activity center” or any charity of the donors’ choice would be appreciated by the family.  Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Adams Funeral Home Ltd., 140 King St., Miramichi, telephone 773-3492 or messages of condolence may be sent online to  


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Debbie Bourque
   Posted Wed September 27, 2017
So sorry to hear,my thoughts and prayers are with everyone at this difficult time,he will be missed.... ~ Hugs ~

Joyce Stevenson Adams
   Posted Wed September 27, 2017
Thoughts and prayers winging out to family, so sorry for your loss....
Doug, you have always been considered family, and you have always been there, for so many years, seems like always..... you will always be remembered, and missed....Rest In Peace Do-Dad....

Ruth Newton
   Posted Fri September 29, 2017
My condolences to Audrey,Ralph and familiesupon the loss of your brother.Sincere Sympathy,Ruth Newton

Debbie and Randy Jardine
   Posted Sat September 30, 2017
Audrey and family,

So sorry for the loss of your brother.
My thoughts and prayers are with you
and your family during this difficult times.

Alton & Roberta Glendenning
   Posted Mon October 02, 2017
Our sincere condolences to all the family.3

   Posted Mon October 02, 2017
Please accept our heartfelt sympathies on the loss of your loved one.

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