In Loving Memory Of
Sylvina Melanson
1927 - 2022


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:

Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center, Shediac, New Brunswick (506) 532-1050

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  1. I,m so sorry for your loss my deepest Sympathy to all the family she was a special lady .

  2. So sorry to hear Aunt Sylvia passed away. She was a very special person – she will be missed. I imagine there is a big party reunion happening in heaven. RIP Love 💕

  3. So sorry for your loss. Having a mass for aunt Sylvina as soon as possible. Our prayers are with you all at this time.

  4. My condolences to the family. May you rip aunt Sylvina, love, your niece, Ann Walsh Toronto

  5. So sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace Ginette Arsenault ( the late Irene Desroches daughter) my mother talk often about your dear mom.

  6. Our deepest condolences on the loss of your mother. It is never easy losing a parent. Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you grieve.

  7. Mes sincères sympathies! Je vous envoie un gros hug virtuel car je ne pourrais pas aller au funeraille.

  8. So very sorry about your loss. I will always remember her last visit with mom. They were quite the pair.

  9. Nos sincères condoléances à toute la famille!!Repose en paix Sylvina !!🙏🥀💔

  10. Our deepest sympathies from Claude et Jackie Leger and family. I am going to miss her very much.

  11. Nos plus profondes condoléances à la Famille Melanson durant cette période difficile. Vous êtes tous dans nos pensées et nos prières.

  12. Nos plus sincères condoléances à toutes la famille. Nous nous rappellerons du beau sourire à la belle Sylvina. Nos prières sont avec vous. xox

  13. My deepest condolences to each of you. She was ” une petite grande dame”! A 6h00, elle ne manquait.pas le chapelet! I will miss seeing and talking to her!!

  14. Mes sincere sympathies a la famille. Your Mom was a great lady, and it must have been a great reunion in heaven. Rest in peace Sylvina.

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