Dieppe – Gérène LeBlanc, 78, passed away on Tuesday, August 30th, 2022, at the CHU Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont Hospital in Moncton, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Moncton, NB, on February 5th 1944, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and the late Evelyne (Pellerin) Surette.
Prior to retirement, Gérène worked as a sale representative for Nelson Monuments. She was active in her community, and she also volunteered for several organizations, including Dieppe Gold Blades Skating Club, Dieppe Friendship Carnaval, zone representative and judging official for Skate NB and she was also the representative for the Surette family in the first World Acadian Congress in 1994.
She enjoyed listening to music, working in her garden and her flowers.
She will be sadly missed by her loving husband of 59 years, Eloi, her son, Donald (Linda) of Dieppe; her daughter, Lise (Abbé) Wade of Dieppe; six grandchildren, Isabelle (Rémi), Mathieu, Josée (Jacob), Gabriel, Estelle and Annick; her three great grandchildren, Ayden, Viviane and Emerett; her two brothers, Robert Surette of Shediac and Ronald (Rose-Marie) Surette of Sainte-Marie-de-Kent; her sister, Diane (Yves) Cournoyer of Carlsbad CA; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Beside her parents, she was predeceased by one son, Daniel (infant)
Visitation will be held from Passage – Chartersville, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe (506) 857-1901, on Friday, September 2nd, 2022, from 6 to 9 pm only.
Funeral mass will be celebrated from Sainte-Thérèse RC Church, Dieppe, NB, on Saturday, September 3rd, 2022, at 10 am.
Donation can be made to the CHU Dumont foundation or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
The family wishes to thank her family Doctor; Dre Danielle Thibodeau, the hematology (Dialysis) department, nurses, and doctors of the CHU Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont Hospital for their great care and affection given to Gérène.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Arrangements under the professional care of Passage – Chartersville Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Center, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, N.-B. (506) 857-1901.