Born in Cocagne, NB, he was the son of the late George and the late Marie (Babineau) Despres.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Therese (Blanchard); his sons: Charles and Donald (Nathalie); his grandchildren: Charlie, Rebeca, Kelsey, Sydney and Noa; his great grandchildren: Elijah, Amelia and Aria; his sisters: Laudia and Emma; his brother: Emile and Yvon, as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brothers: Aime and Freddie.
No visitation prior to the service.
Funeral mass will be held from Sainte-Thérèse RC Church, Dieppe, on Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 at 3 pm.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre, 3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, (506) 532-1050.