Alcide “Karate Man” Bourque, 90, of Grande-Digue, passed away suddenly on Monday, January 2nd, 2023.
Born in Cap-de-Cocagne, NB, he was the son of the late Fred and the late Anna (Hébert) Bourque.
Prior to his retirement, Alcide owned a karate business, he was the instructor and held a 6th degree, black belt.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Elizabeth (Landry) Bourque; his son, Robert Bourque (late Anne); his grandchildren: Greg and Jason; his great grandchildren: Kenzie, Nixon, Lucas and Emerick; his sisters: Doris Landry of Grande-Digue and Jeannine Gallant of Shediac; his brother, Adrien Bourque of Grande-Digue, as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sister, Simonne LeBlanc and by his brother, Lorenzo Bourque.
Visitation will be held from Passage, 3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, (506) 532-1050, on Friday, January 6th, 2023, from 2 to 4 pm and from 7 to 9 pm and also on Saturday, January 7th, 2023, from 9:30 am to 10:30 am.
Funeral mass will be held from La Visitation RC Church, Grande-Digue, NB, on Saturday, January 7th, 2023 at 11 am.
In Alcide’s memory, a donation can be made to “Pépére Boite à Lunch”.
The family invites you to sign a book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center.