Shediac, NB – Alonzo Richard, 77, passed away peacefully at the Villa Providence in Shediac, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, after a lengthy illness.
Born in Grande-Digue, NB, on August 10, 1936, he was the son of the late Roméo and Alice (Downing) Richard.
Alonzo will be sadly missed by his wife of 55 years, Irène (nee Caissie); his son, Sylvio (Lisa) of Grande-Digue; his daughter, Odette Girouard (Jean-Marie) of Fredericton; five brothers, Normand (late Edmire), Bernard, both of Grande-Digue, Léon (Judy), Claude, both of Florida, and Maurice (Caroline) of Moncton; four sisters, Thérèse Gregson (late Bill) of BC, Elizabeth Richard (Sylvestre) of Moncton, Violette Love (Wayne) of Ontario, and Bernadette Richard-Crase (Dave) of Riverview; four grandchildren, Ghislain, Jean-Luc, Gaëtan and Yves; one great grandson, Xavier; also several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by two sisters, Claudette and Mona.
Visitations will be at Passage in Shediac Bridge on Friday, June 6, from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral service will be held at La Visitation RC Church in Grande-Digue on Saturday, June 7 at 12 pm. No visitation on Saturday morning.
Donations to the Alzheimer’s Society, Villa Providence or to the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Passage Funeral Co-operative
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050