1950 ~ 2020
Shediac, NB – It is with heavy hearts, that we announce the passing of Alma Marie (Doucette) Richard, 70, surrounded by her family, on Friday, November 20th , 2020 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre in Moncton.
She leaves her common-law partner, Dianne Leblanc; ex-husband, Florent Richard of Bouctouche; daughter, Carol Richard and her husband Andrew Boyle of Quispamsis; two sons, Timmy Richard and his wife Angela of Quispamsis and Kevin Richard and his wife Janet of Worchester, Mass; 3 grandchildren, Emily Richard, Sarah Richard and Ashley Richard; Dianne’s daughter, Debby Richard and her husband Roger; four brothers, Richard Doucette of Leominster, Donald Doucette of Leominster, Daniel Doucette of Iowa and Robert Doucette of Leominster; two sisters, Irene Doucette of Lancaster and Alice Bourque of PA; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her brother, Joseph Doucette of Lunenburg; her sisters, Eva Caissie of Leominster, Stella Robichaud of Gardner and infant Annette Doucette of Rogersville.
Alma was born in Rogersville, NB, on August 10, 1950; she was the daughter of the late Gerard and Rosalie (Martin) Doucette. She was a caring mother and proud grandmother. She loved being outdoors in nature; walking in the woods in the fall. She enjoyed fishing and hunting. She adored watching the birds. Her favorite was the chickadee. On the weekends she enjoyed playing cards with friends. She had a competitive streak.
Public visitation will be held at Passage in Shediac Bridge, on Monday, November 23, 2020 from 2 pm to 4 pm, with a maximum of 25 people at a time. Everyone attending the visitation will be mandated to wear a mask.
Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, Funeral service will be held at Passage Chapel for immediate family and close friends (to be determined by the family), on Monday, November 23, 2020 at 4 pm. The service will be streamed and can be viewed live on the Facebook page at
The family would like to thank the employees of department 3C of the Dr. Georges-L.- Dumont UHC.
Donation can be made to the Arthritis Society.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050