Edna Poirier, 94, of Résidence Notre-Dame-du-Sacré-Coeur, Dieppe and formerly of Shediac Bridge, passed away on Wednesday, July 19th, 2023, at her residence.
Born in Caissie Cape, NB, she was the daughter of the late Philippe and the late Premelia (Gallant) Downing.
She is survived by her children: Paul-Émile (Ruth), Raymond (Diane), Léo (Julia), Aline Bourque (Maurice), Fernand, Gérald (Cécilia), Camilla Legere (Laurie), Diane LeBlanc (Gilles) and Gilles (Kim); her 18 grandchildren: Cary, Shelly Ferguson (Scott), Debby Roy (Kate), Marco (Brigitte), Carole Landry (Jean-Marc), Lisa (Wayne), Martin, Mario (Odette), Rachelle Desjardins (Eric), Stéphane, Jérémie, Chanelle, Nicole Kemp (Michael), Sylvie (Justin), Melissa, Daniel (Jennifer), Patrick and Mathieu; her 14 great grandchildren: Madison, Meagan and Mason Ferguson, Tristan and Maika Landry, Justin, Alex and Kaleb Poirier, Alexandre Desjardins, Eva and Sophia Kemp, Bianca and Miguel Gallant and Hunter Richard; her sister-in-law, Anne-Marie Donelle; her brother-in-law, Emery Leger, as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
She was predeceased by her husband, Amand Poirier (2018); her daughter, Rachel (2019); her son, Gérard (1958); her siblings: Lorette, Léo, Alcide, Ovila, Lina, Telex, Laudia and Alice.
Visitation will be held from Passage, 3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, (506) 532-1050, on Sunday, July 23rd, 2023 from 2 to 4 pm and from 7 to 9 pm.
Funeral mass will be held from La Visitation RC Church, Grande-Digue, NB, on Monday, July 24th, 2023 at 10:30 am.
A special thank-you to Dr. J-M. Auffrey, the nurses and staff of Résidence Notre-Dame-du-Sacré-Coeur in Dieppe for the excellent care given to Edna.
In her memory, a donation can be made to La Visitation Parish Cemetery or 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.