St-Édouard-de-Kent – Sophie Allain, 93, passed away peacefully at the Manoir St-Jean Baptiste in Bouctouche, surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, December 1, 2012.
Born in St-Édouard-de-Kent, NB on February 27, 1919 she was the daughter of the late Sylvain and Osithe (Maillet) Allain.
She is survived by her daughter, Aurella Lirette (Charles Edouard) of Moncton; her son, Robert Allain (Bernice) of St-Édouard; four sisters, Geneviève Letreille (late Bill) of Fort Convington, USA, Marie Richard (Benoit) of Moncton, Hélène Richard (late Émilien) of Gardner, Mass, Noëlla Saulnier (late Denis) of Dieppe; her six grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren; also by several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Donat; six sisters, Émilienne LeBlanc, Octavie Vautour, Thérèse Cormier, Pauline Maillet, Emerise Allain and Anna Philipps; two brothers, Auguste and Michel; also two infant brothers.
Visitations will be held at the Ste-Anne-de-Kent slumber room on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 7 to 9 pm and on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 from 2 pm until time of funeral. Funeral service will be held at the Ste-Anne-de-Kent RC Church on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 4 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Manoir St-Jean Baptiste in Bouctouche, Food Bank Distribution Centre in Moncton or to donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at:
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