1946 ~ 2019
Shediac, NB – J. G. Robert Poirier, 73, passed away peacefully at his residence in Shediac, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, August 30, 2019.
Born in Shediac Bridge, NB, he was the son of the late Léonce and the late Maria Poirier.
Robert will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 51 years, Cécile Poirier (born Savoie) of Shediac; two sons, Marc Poirier (Ginette Goguen) of Shediac and Éric Poirier (Candy) of Quispamsis; one brother, Alcide Poirier (late Jeannette) of ON; two sisters, Anne-Marie Babineau (Jerry) of Shediac Bridge and Lucille Bourque (Edwin) of Cocagne; four grandchildren, Rémi, Luc, Madeleine and Josée; two sisters-in-law, Dolores Poirier of Shediac and Ginette Poirier-Pitre of Shediac Bridge; his furry friend, Ollie; also by several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by two brothers, Rodrigue and Jean-Paul.
As per Robert’s wishes, there will be no visitation at the funeral home. Funeral service will be held at La Visitation RC Church in Grande-Digue, on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm. Reception will follow at Notre-Centre.
In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to the Parish of Grande-Digue or to “Pépére Boîte à Lunch”.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050