Gus Huige

The death of Gus Huige, of Kings Way care Centre, occurred at his residence on Sunday, September 26, 2021. Born July 29, 1939, in Holland, he was a son of the late Wilhelmina (Vanschagen) and Marinus Huige, and brother to Jan, Albert, Stan, and Elly.


Gus worked at UBC before moving to New Brunswick to work at UNBSJ, where he retired as the Chairman of the Math Department. He was a member of the American Math Society, enjoyed classical music, and played the piano.


Gus is survived by his wife, Alice (Coddington) Huige; their son, Nico; granddaughter, Chloe; niece, Shona; nephews, Martin and Andrew.


Arrangements are under the care and direction of Brenan’s Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (634-7424). In keeping with Gus’s wishes, there will be no funeral service. For those who wish, remembrances to the Saint John Regional Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Please place online condolences and remembrances at