Saint John Evening Times Globe Saint John, NB
Friday, February 28th, 1997
LEGER, HECTOR - Mr. Hector Leger, 97, of Main Street, Shediac, passed away at his residence on Thursday, February 27, 1997, after a brief illness. Born in Petit Cap, he was the son of the late Honore and the late Emma (Sonier) Leger. A former employee with Candaian National Railway and School District 13 before his retirement and attended St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Shediac. He is survived by his wife, Emelie (Richard) Leger, six daughters, Georgette Belliveau (Camille), Lillian Frankowski (Stan) both of Sarnia, Ontario, Anita Mitchell (Fred) and Jeanne Telfer (Bob) both of Truro, NS, Hectorine Leger (Alvin) of Montreal, PQ, Bernadette Castonguay of Fredericton, two sons, Jean (Margaret) of Rochester, NH, Arthur (Rita) of Shediac, two daughters-in-law, Linda Leger of Pennsylvania, Betty Leger, St Pierre of Cocagne, son-in-law Louis Savary of Rochester, NH, 103 descendants. Besides his parents he was predeceased by two sons, Henri amd Leo, a daughter, Lorette Sarvary, two brothers, Napoleon, Willie and a sister Mennie. Mr and Mrs. Leger celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on November 9, 1996.Resting at Frenette Funeral Home, 248 Main Street, Shediac (532-3297) with visiting hours on Friday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Funeral mass will be held at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Shediac on Saturday, March 1, 1997 at 11:00 AM. Interment in the parish cemetery. In his memory donations to the Canadian Red Cross Society or the NB Extra Mural Hospital, Shediac Division or the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.