Times & Transcript Moncton, NB
Tuesday, May 20th, 2003
GRANDE-DIGUE, NB - Rita Gallant, 93, of Résidence Doucette and formerly of Grande-Digue,widow of Zenon Gallant passed away at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital, Moncton on Monday May, 19, 2003. Born in Grande-Digue, October 17, 1909, she was the daughter of the late Henri Leger and the late Marie-Jeanne Cormier. She is survived by a daughter, Dianne Breau (Maurice) of GrandeDigue; three sisters, Cecile LeBlanc, Jeanne LeBlanc (Arthur), Alice LeBlanc all of Saint John and by a special friend Vincent Gallant. Besides her husband Zenon, she was predeceased by three sisters; Aline Breau, Germaine Hébert, Edmée Boudreau and by two brothers; Edgar and Henri. Resting at Frenette Funeral Home Ltd., 396 Main St., Shediac (532-3297) with visitation on Tuesday 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., on Wednesday 9:30 a.m. until time of departure. The funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Wednesday May 21, 2003 at la Visitation Roman Catholic Church in Grande-Digue. Interment in the parish cemetery. Donations to the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.