Paxton Jeremiah Leonard Kingston

“We can say to you all; our baby knew the greatest gift of all, LOVE.”


Our precious baby, Paxton Jeremiah Leonard Kingston was born sleeping at 7:57 PM on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at the Saint John Regional Hospital.


Paxton will be lovingly remembered by his mommy, Krystal Kingston and his daddy, Chris Melanson.  Paxton is also survived by his big sisters and brothers, Skylar, Xavier, Zaylah and Maverick; maternal grandparents, Dawna Bradley and Randy (Tracy Peterson) Kingston; paternal grandfather, Ronald Melanson (Ellen Greer); aunts, Frankie S., Tara, Hannah, Brandi, Emily, Angela, Trisha, Grace and Annie May; uncles, Randy Jr., Paul, Cory, Robert, R.J., Morgan and Charlie; maternal great-nanny, Rev. Frances Bradley and paternal great-nanny, Gail Melanson.  Paxton was predeceased by his maternal great-grandparents, Rev. Harold Leonard Bradley and Cyrus and Doreen Kingston; as well as his paternal great-grandfather, Ronald Melanson.


A graveside service officiated by Pastor Brian Bourque from Center Point Victory Church will take place on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 11:00 AM in Fernhill Cemetery.  For those wishing to attend the service, please meet at Brenan’s Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (634-7424) by 10:30 AM to go in procession to the cemetery.  For those unable to attend, the service will be livestreamed and can be viewed by visiting Paxton’s obituary on Brenan’s website.


For those who wish, donations made in memory of Paxton may be made to First Steps.  Online remembrances and condolences may be placed at