(Moncton, NB, formerly of St-Norbert) – Lydia Richard, 99, passed away peacefully at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre, on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.
Born in Madison, Maine, USA, she was the daughter of the late Jean-Baptiste and the late Célina Boucher (nee Maillet).
Lydia will be sadly missed by her children: Fernand (Janice) of NS, Florence Caissie (Gerry) of Bouctouche, Irène Richard of Moncton, Hélène Richard (Conrad) of Dieppe, Denise Thibodeau (J. Maurice Melanson) and Fernande Lirette (Raymond) both of Moncton; her sons-in-law, Rhéal Maillet of Moncton, Maurice Thibodeau of Shediac; her daughter-in-law, Rita Richard of Moncton ; her sister-in-law, Geneva Boucher of St-Antoine; also by 17 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Hubert Richard; some of her children: Aldéo, Anise Maillet, Simone Richard and Marie Richard; her son-in-law, Roméo Caissie;
all her siblings: André, Philippe, Jos, Yvonne, Christine, Catherine, Irène, Hélène, Vitaline and Mathilde.
Visitation will be held at Passage Funeral Chapel (625 Mountain Road, Moncton), on Sunday, July 11, 2021, from 6 pm to 9 pm. There will be no visitation Monday morning.
Funeral service will be held at Notre-Dame-de-la-Paix RC Church (87 Murphy Ave, Moncton), Monday, July 12, 2021 at 11am, with a maximum of 60 people.
In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the CHU Dumont Foundation (Palliative care) or to donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
We, the family would like to thank the staff at the Manoir Notre-Dame and the staff of CHU Dr. George-L.-Dumont (Palliative Care).
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
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