Born in Rivière-du-Loup, QC, he was the son of the late Wilfred and the late Azilda Levesque (nee Langlois). He retired from the CNR in 1985.
Yvon will be sadly missed by his wife of 62 years; Kathleen Levesque (nee Smith) of Dieppe; his two daughters, Claudette, Ptasznik (Stan) of Grand-Bay-Westfield, NB, Cindy Kennah (David) of Dartmouth, NS; his son, Claude Levesque (Cindy) of Dieppe; his two sisters, Jeannine LeBlanc (Jean-Paul) of Niagra Falls, ON, Anita Guérette (late Guy) of Drummondville, QC; his six grandchildren, Jacob, Olivia, Marc, Jennifer, Ricky and Daniel; he also is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Yvon was predeceased by his three brothers, Claude, Louis, Jacques.
In keeping with Yvon`s wishes there will be no visitations at the funeral home or service.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Friends of The Moncton Hospital (Palliative Care Unit) or to the Extra Mural (Beauséjour Unit) would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
Coopérative Funéraire Passage Funeral Co-operative
3754, Route 134
Shediac Bridge, NB, E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050