Grande-Digue – Rita Bourque, 96,passed away on Saturday, October 15th, 2022, at her residence.
Born in Grande-Digue, NB, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and the late Régina (Goguen) Bourque.
Mme. Bourque enjoyed gardening, planting flowers, visits from family and friends and loved going for drives.
She is survived by her daughters: Raymonde Bourque and Lucille Bourque (late Vincent), both of Grande-Digue; her sisters: Sylvia Doiron (late Napoléon) of Rogersville, Florence Bourque (Néri) and Yolande Richard (Léo), both of Grande-Digue; her brother, Henri Bourque (late Yvette) of Grande-Digue; her sister-in-law, Rita Bourque of Grande-Digue, as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Désiré Bourque; her sisters: infant Sylvia, Bernadette and Georgina and by her brothers: Willie and Réginald.
A special thank you to the Extra-Mural and to Dr. Mélanie Desjardins-Godbout, for the excellent care given to Rita.
No visitation will be held prior to the funeral. Funeral mass will be held from La Visitation RC Church, Grande-Digue, on Thursday, October 20th, 2022 at 3 pm.
Face mask are highly recommended at the church.
In Rita’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 online 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.