Jean-Bernard Poirier, 76, of Grande-Digue, passed away on Monday, December 26th, 2022, at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Center, Moncton, NB.
Born in Grande-Digue, NB, he was the son of the late Alphonse and the late Lorette (Léger) Poirier.
Prior to retirement, M. Poirier worked as a banker with Scotiabank. He was very involved in his community, having volunteer at many events in Grande-Digue, he also enjoyed sports, a special mentioned to all his curling club friends.
He is survived by his wife, Cécile (LeBlanc) Poirier; his daughter, Julie-Anne Poirier (Jason Lafleur) of St-Lazare, QC; his sons: Réjean (Clotilde) of Australia and Marc-André (Nathalie) of Ancaster, ON; his grandchildren: Gabriel, Rémi, Mackenzie, Brady and Sophie; his sister, Lucille Thibault (Gilles) of Grande-Digue; his brother-in-law, Alonzo Dupuis of Shippagan, as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sister, Jacqueline.
No visitation prior to the service, funeral mass will be held from La Visitation RC Church, Grande-Digue, NB, on Saturday, April 1st, 2023 at 11 am.
In Jean-Bernard’s memory, a donation can be made to a memorial of the donor’s choice.
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, 3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, (506) 532-1050.
Chère Cécile et famille,
Attristé d’apprendre le passage de Jean-Bernard… je garde de bons souvenirs de lui depuis que nous étions confrères lors de nos études universitaires… de la part de mon épouse et moi même, nous exprimons nos sympathies