Moncton, NB – It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Claude Daigle, that occurred on October 6th, 2023, at the Moncton Hospital surrounded by the love of his wife and children.
Born in Richibucto on September 25th, 1951, he was the son of the late Joseph Daigle and the late Marie (Maillet) Daigle.
Claude started his working career at the Moncton Flying Club (Moncton Flight College) as a mechanic for many years. In 1980, he was hired by Transport Canada as an Airworthiness Inspector that lasted for 35 years of service. Throughout his career he was the recipient of numerous Awards and Merit from the Aviation industry and Government, and the author of a Training Manual that was approved by the Government of Canada as a training tool for Airworthiness Inspectors.
He also enjoyed numerous hobbies throughout his life, especially Woodworking at which he excelled!
Claude will be sadly missed by his wife, Murielle Daigle; his two sons: Jacques Daigle of Halifax and Charles (Nathalie) of Dieppe; his two granddaughters: Catherine and Valérie; his three sisters: Emma (late Sonny) MacPhee of Riverview, Jeanne (Rheal) Melanson of Scoudouc, and Dorice (Bob) Hawkins of Cap-Bimet; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Claude was predeceased by his brother, Edouard Daigle and his sister, Alice Harrison.
Visitation will be held from Passage-Chartersville, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB, (506) 857-1901, on Friday, October 13th, 2023, from 7pm to 9pm only.
Funeral mass will be celebrated from Ste-Thérèse RC Church, Dieppe, NB, on Saturday, October 14th, 2023 at 10:30 am.
The family would like to thank the nursing staff on the Geriatric Ward 5200 also, Dr. Mansfield, nursing staff at the Palliative Care Ward 3600 of the Moncton City Hospital for their excellent care, compassion.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre