Shediac – Sylvina Melanson, 94, passed away, on Monday, June 20th, 2022, at Residence O Bon Soins, Shediac.
Born in Tignish, PEI, she was the daughter of the late Dominique Desroches and the late Madeleine Perry.
She is survived by her children: Guy Melanson (Lucille) of Cocagne, Patsy Babineau (Eugène), of Coles Island, Louise Léger (Yvon), of Gardener, Massachusetts, Jeanne Melanson (Gérard), of Cocagne, Dickie Melanson (Diane), of Cocagne, Thérèse Donelle (Daniel), of Grande-Digue, Suzanne Maillet (Gilles), of Cocagne, Donna Melanson, of Cocagne; her 16 grandchildren: Elizabeth, Christophe, Kelly, Jolene, Bruce, Mathieu, Nathalie, Maryse, Rachel, Nadia, Cynthia, Sylvie, Mario, Michel, Remi et Patrick Goguen; her great-grandchildren, Alex, Julien, Evelyn, Marjorie, Nora, Leah, Greyson, Anthony, Nathan, Cloé, Marika and Millie; and a special niece and goddaughter, Velda Leger, of Gardener, Massachusetts.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Léandre Melanson, her daughter, Lisette Melanson, her son, Joseph Melanson, her grandson, Luc Maillet, her brothers and sisters: Willie, George, John James, Everett, Joseph, Gerald, Alexandre, Cedric, Edgar, Edna, Mary and Freda.
A special thanks to Dr. Amélie Cyr and the Extra-Mural Staff.
Visitation will be held from the slumber room at the Saint-Pierre de Cocagne Church, on Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 9:00 am until time of funeral service at 11:00 am.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca
Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center, Shediac, New Brunswick (506) 532-1050