Chris Baskin

Obituary of Chris Baskin

It is with sadness the family announces the passing of Christopher “Chris” Baskin, 59, of Plumweseep, NB on July 14th, 2021. Born in Sussex, he was a son to the late Murray Baskin, stepfather, Alan Patterson & mother, Shirley (Gregg) Patterson.

Chris enjoyed his free time driving around town In his 1975 Volkswagen Beetle, that he had dreamt of having since he was a young man. You could often find Chris sitting at his kitchen table talking with friends and family. Chris had a passion for hunting and motorcycles and was a lover of animals. His personality will be missed by everybody who had the chance to meet him.

Chris is survived and sadly missed by his sons, Douglas (Kelsie) Baskin of Plumweseep and Bobby Baskin of Quispamsis; his daughters, Rebecca Baskin of Moncton and Crystal (Tim) Baskin of Saint John; his brothers: Curtis Baskin of Sussex NB, Harvey Baskin (Linda) of Plumweseep NB, Charles Baskin (Kathy) of Plumweseep NB, Harold Baskin (Sheena) of Smiths Creek NB and David Baskin (Joy) of Hampton NB; his sisters: Eva Douthwright (Richard) of Kenora Ont., Shirley Mercer of Knightville NB and Jean Baskin of Knightville NB; his grandchildren: Sadie, Noah, Avah, Hunter, Dylan, Jaden and Parker as well as several nieces and nephews.  Besides his parents, Chris was predeceased by his brother, Dayle Baskin.


Arrangements have been entrusted to Wallace Funeral Home, 34 Sunnyside Drive, Sussex, NB (506-433-1176). As per Chris’s wishes there will be a private graveside interment.

If desired, donations to the SPCA would be greatly appreciated by the family.  Online condolences and donations may be made at

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