In Loving Memory Of
Irène Goguen
1921 ~ 2023

Bouctouche, NB. – Irène Goguen, 101, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Thursday, February 2nd, 2023 at Manoir St. Jean Baptiste in Bouctouche.

Born in Cocagne, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and the late Emma Bourque (Richard).

Irène will be sadly missed by her sons: Néri (Marguerite) Goguen of Cocagne, Odule (Gisèle Gaudet) Goguen of Cormier-Village, George Goguen of Cocagne; her daughters: Elida (Alderice) Cormier of Sainte-Marie-de-Kent, Eva-May (Paul) Cormier of Cocagne, Dolorese (Oscar) of Bouctouche her grandchildren: Marc (Louise), Raoul (Nicole), Anne (Marcel), Charline (Mike), Julien, Marcel, Raymond (Joline), Bernard (Chantal), Veronique (James), Miguel, Martin (Nehla), and Stephane (Rachel); twelve great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; her brother, Alcide (Ida) Bourque of Cocagne; her sister-in-law, Albertine Bourque of Moncton; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her loving husband, Adelard; her sons: Raymond and Denis; her brothers: Néri, Laurie, and Emile; her sisters: Anita, Maria, Léona, and Dora; as well as three grandchildren: Paulette, Mathieu, and Jeremie.

Visitation will be held at Passage (3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge) on Tuesday, February 7th, 2023 from 2:00pm until 4:00pm. Funeral service will take place at Saint-Pierre de Cocagne RC Church at 4:30pm.

Donations in Irène’s memory can be made to Alzheimer Canada or to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation.

The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at:

Arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation

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  1. To all the family,

    Please accept our condolences and prayers as you mourn deeply such a loving, kind, and gentle soul.
    So many dear memories we will hold dear to our hearts upon every memory of our Aunt Irene!
    Please be assured of our prayers and love for all the family as our hearts are saddened our loss ❤️🙏❤️

  2. Nos sinceres sympathies Elida (Alderice), Anne (Marcel) et Charline (Mike) ainsi que toute les membres de sa familles! Nos pensees et prieres sont avec vous! 💔🙏

  3. nos sympathies a la famille Goguen avec une pensee speciale pour Anne a Marcel

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