William P. Gallant, 91, of Villa du Repos, formerly of Virginia St, Dieppe, passed away on Tuesday, November 13th, 2007 at his residence.
Born in St. Philippe, NB, he was the son of the late Pierre and the late Marie-Rose (née: Richard) Gallant.
William was a parishioner of Ste.-Thérèse R.C.C.
He will be sadly missed by his loving family; his wife, Thérèse (née: Cormier); six daughters: Gayle (Bob) Scott of Moncton, Sheila (Lawrence) Forbes of Riverview, Judy (late Al) LeBlanc of Moncton, Maria Gallant, Rose-Marie (Terry) LeBlanc and Annette (Georges) LeBlanc all of Dieppe; two sons: Billy (Monette) of Dieppe and Roger (Don) of Moncton; one brother, Emmanuel (Louise) Gallant of Edmonton, AB; 13 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren as well as by several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by one daughter, baby Nancy; three sisters: Julie, Obéline and Léonise and also by seven brothers: Théodore, Sylvère, Dolor, Alcide, Alban, François and Arthur.
Visitation will be held from Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB 857-1901, on Thursday November 15th, 2007 from 7 to 9 pm and also on Friday from 9 am until time of departure.
Funeral mass will be celebrated from Ste.-Thérèse Roman Catholic Church, on Friday, November 16th, 2007 at 10 am.
Interment in Notre-Dame du Calvaire Cemetery, Dieppe, NB.
Donations to the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital Foundation or to the Providence Foundation would be appreciated by the family.