In Loving Memory Of
Ola Bourque
1937 - 2024

Cocagne, NB – Ola Bourque, 87, passed away on Saturday, April 20th, 2024, surrounded by his loving family, at the Stella-Maris-de-Kent Hospital, Ste-Anne-de-Kent, NB.

Born in Cocagne, NB, he was the son of the late Albenie and the late Marguerite (Goguen) Bourque.

Prior to his retirement, Ola worked at CN. He enjoyed the outdoors, taking part in smelt fishing during the winter, trout fishing, hunting, cooking and mostly taking care of his garden. He was also a jack of all trades, always ready to give a helping hand to anyone in need.

He is survived by his wife, Phyllis (LeBlanc) Bourque; his daughter, Colleen LeBlanc of Cocagne; his grandchildren: Janice (René), Matthew (Candide) and Jamey Lyn (Francis); by his great grandchildren: Shanelle, Jayden, Nathanael and Eliana, as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.

He was predeceased by his sisters: Rita, Anna, Ethel and Sr. Marie, hsj and by his brothers: infant Alderic, infant Alderic, Damien, Antoine and Louis-Marcel.

Visitation will be held from St-Pierre RC Church Slumber Room, Cocagne, NB, on Wednesday, May 1st, 2024, from 2 pm to 3:45 pm, followed by the funeral mass at 4 pm.

Interment this spring will be held in the Parish Cemetery, Cocagne.

In his memory, a donation can be made to the CNIB Foundation or to a memorial of choice.

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

Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center, 3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, (506) 532-1050.

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  1. Pépère, toute la famille est triste de ton départ, tu vas nous manquer et tu nous manques déjà, tu resteras à jamais dans nos cœurs. Nous garderons à jamais : votre amour, votre gentillesse et votre affection. Que l’éternel vous accueille dans sa demeure et vous accorde un bon repos.
    “Que ton âme repose en paix”🙏
    (Jamey,francis,jayden, Nathanaël,Éliana)

  2. Chère Phyllis,
    Que la Paix qui dépasse tout entendement soit avec Toi et les Tiens,
    Donia 💐

  3. Nos sincères sympathies Phyllis, à toi et ta famille. Nous pensons à vous tous.

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