Forrest "Bud" E. Bailey, 82, of Irishtown, passed away peacefully at The Dr. Georges- L. Dumont University Hospital Centre on Saturday, February 6, 2021.
Born in Moncton, he was the son of the late Martin and Marie Monica (Gauvin) Bailey.
Bud retired as a mechanic and then opened the B & B Swap Shop where he enjoyed spending most of his days and met countless friends. He enjoyed gardening, going to yard sales with his son, Brian, loved animals, especially his four legged buddy, Gidget.
Bud will be sadly missed by his wife of 40 years, Sharon (Kelly); children, Brian (Kelly), Kevin, Darren, Marvin (Llying), Dean, Danny (Janice), Dana (Tammy), Monique Zsovak (Colin), Bill (Cathy) and Bruce; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; siblings, Edna Welton, Sandra Connors and Arnold (Yvonne).
Arrangements entrusted to Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995). Due to COVID-19 restrictions, services will be held at a later date.
Donations to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation (www.heartandstroke.ca) or the Canadian Cancer Society (www.cancer.ca) in Bud’s memory would be appreciated. Online condolences for the family may be shared on Fergusons Funeral Home Facebook or at