1934 ~ 2019
Dieppe, NB – It is with deep sadness that we the family of Bella Melanson announce her passing on Monday, May, 13, 2019 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre in Moncton at the age of 84.
Born in St-Anselme, NB, she was the daughter of the late Eddy and the late Irène Melanson (born King).
She worked for Lane’s Bakery for many years. She enjoyed and cherished every minute spent with her family. Also playing darts, meeting with her friends at the Champlain Walking Club and playing cards and bingo with her friends at her residence.
Bella is survived by her daughter, Bernice Pickel (Ralph); her sons, Oscar (Marie), Yvon (Cathy) and Terry (Gisèle); her daughter-in-law, Nancy Pellerin; her brother, Aimé (Anne); her grandchildren, Claire (Nathan), Gilles, Tina (Steve), Brigitte (Brendan), Crystal, David (Kayla), John, Kayla (Matt) and Jérémie; her great grandchildren, Easton, Jade, Bella, Alexus, Paige and Kaiah; also by several nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law and brother-in-law.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Zoël Melanson (2015); one son, Ronnie (2013); one infant daughter, Marie; two sisters, Florence DesRoches and Jeannette LeBlanc.
Visitation will be held at Passage (625 Mountain Road, Moncton), on Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm. There will be no visitation on Friday morning. Funeral Service will be held at St-Anselme RC Church, on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 11 am.
A donation can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society (Leukemia) or to a charity of your choice.
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