Preston Waite

Obituary of Preston James Waite


The passing of Preston James Waite of Fredericton, NB, husband of Betty Ann (Somerville) Waite, occurred on April 25, 2020 at the Moncton Hospital.  Born on August 8, 1959 in PE, he was the son of the late Ernest Waite and the late Norma (Ramsey) Currie.  Preston worked as IT Instructor for Eastern College, Fredericton Campus. He enjoyed camping, the outdoors and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, they were his world.


Preston is survived by daughter Lacey-Dawn Ferguson (Luke); brother Chris Waite (Jeannie); sisters Ernestine Morse (Stephen), Cheryl LeBlanc (Jason) and Coleen Turner (Kirk); grandchildren, Charles and Marjorie Ferguson; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Gertie and Glen Somerville; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Paul and Ethel Somerville; brother-in-law Stephen Lint; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister Patricia Lint.


Due to the current public advisory with regard to COVID-19 and gatherings, there will be no service at this time. For those who wish, remembrances may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or the Fredericton SPCA.  Personal condolences may be offered through




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