In Loving Memory Of
Laurina Donelle
1930 ~ 2022

Shediac (formerly of Grande-Digue), NB – It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear mother, Mrs. Laurina Donelle, 92. She passed away peacefully at Villa Providence in Shediac on Saturday, December 3, 2022.

Laurina was a teacher in her younger days and then worked at different restaurants over the years. In her past time, she was an avid reader, loved knitting and quilting.

Born in Grande-Digue, NB, she was the daughter of the late Aquila Léger and the late Zélica Cormier.

Laurina will be sadly missed by her children: Dorothy White (John) of Moncton, Camilla Donelle, Linda Gaudet (Ron) both of Dieppe, Gilles (Yvette) and Bertin (Gina) both of Grande-Digue; her brother: Léandre (late Lorraine) of Shediac; her sister: Ozélie Caissie (late Raoul) of Grande-Digue; her sister-in-law: Annette of Dieppe; her grandchildren: Allan (Vicky), Marc (Bonnie), Julien (Sylvie), Rémi (France), Kevin (Janel), Marc (Brandon), Marcel (Josée), Luc (Mylène) and Nadine (Kenny); her great grandchildren: Tessa, Arlo, Samara, Mila, Kyra, Adèle, James, Laurence, Élyse and Emma; also by several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband: Edgar; her stepmother: Ida Babineau; her sister: Doris (Pierre); her brother: Alcide Léger.

Visitation will be held at Passage-Funeral Cooperative (3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, 506-532-1050) on Wednesday, December 7, 2022, from 2pm to 4pm and from 6pm until time of funeral chapel at 7pm.

In memory of Laurina, a donation can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, “Pépére Boîte à Lunch” or to a charity of your choice.

A special thanks to the staff of Villa Providence for the excellent care given to Laurina during her stay at the home.

The family invites you to sign a book of condolences at:

Arrangements under the professional care of

Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center

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  1. Nos plus profondes condoléances Dorothy, Camilla, Linda, Gilles, Bertin et familles pour la perte de votre chère maman. Bon courage… Hugs !
    Nicole et Michel

  2. Nos condoléances à toi Linda ainsi qu’à toute la famille. Qu’elle repose en paix. ⚘
    Diane et André 🙏

  3. Dorothy, I am so sorry to read of you dear mother’s passing. Please know that I am thinking of you at this difficult time and take comfort in her having lived a long life. Take care.

  4. My deepest sympathy to all the family. I missed her very much after leaving the villa. She was always in my thoughts …. hugs to all of you

  5. Mes sincères condoléances à toute la famille Dorothy,Camilla,Linda,Gilles et Bertin. J’ai travaillé avec votre mère . Elle était une bonne cuisinière

  6. My deepest sympathies to you Linda and all of your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  7. Nos sincères condoléances à Dorothy, Camilla, Linda et le reste de la famille. C’est très difficile de perdre sa maman qu’on aime si temps. On pense à vous autres durant cette période difficile. Bon courage.

  8. Dear Camilla and family, I am so sorry to hear this news. sending my sincere condolences during this time and the days ahead.

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