Anna Surette, 101, of Résidence Bellevue, Dieppe, passed away on Wednesday, September 5th, 2007 at the Dr. Georges- L. Dumont Hospital.
Born in Ste-Marie, NB, she was the daughter of the late Celestin and the late Virginie (née: Leger) Bastarache.
She was a past member of Les Dames D’Acadie, St.-Vincent-de-Paul and a founding member of the Club d’Age d’Or de Dieppe.
She is survived by five daughters: Lena Elges of Riverview, Jeannine (Euclide) Gauvin, Florida Gagnon, Jeanne (Len) Arsenault, all three of Dieppe and Claudette Surette of Toronto; two sons: Harvey (Lil) of Windsor, ON and Emery (Ella) of Dieppe; 30 grandchildren; 59 great grandchildren; 7 great great grandchildren as well as by several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Albert in 1978; one daughter, Florence; two sons: Yvon and Alyre; six sisters: Elise, Annie, Marie, Emelia, Jeanne and Alexina and also by one brother, Alyre.
Visitation will be held from Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB 857-1901, on Friday, September 7th, 2007, from 2 to 4 pm and from 7pm to 9 pm and also on Saturday from 10 am until time of service.
Funeral mass will be celebrated at the Ste Therèse R.C.C., on Saturday, September 8th, 2007 at 11 am.
Interment in Notre-Dame-du-Calvaire Cemetery, Dieppe NB.
Donations to the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital Foundation “Oncology” would be appreciated by the family
The family wishes to thank the staff of Residence Bellevue and of the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont “Unit 4A and 3E” for the loving care given to their mother.