SAINT-LOUIS-DE-KENT, NB – Edna Vautour, 95, of Saint-Louis-de-Kent, NB, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, at La Villa Maria, Saint-Louis on Friday, October 13th, 2017. Born in Acadieville, she was the daughter of the late Placide and Emma (Maillet) Henri. Before retiring, Edna worked at the Caisse Populaire in Acadieville. She was also very involved in her community; was a member of Le Club d’Age d’Or d’Acadieville, was a member of L’Institut féminin, was treasurer of the Acadieville community centre and was on the parish committee.
Edna will be sadly missed by her five daughters, Rita Doiron (Roger) of Moncton, Claudette Bordage (Roger) of Acadieville, Dorice Daigle (Yvon) of Dieppe, Marcia Martin (Telex), Murielle Martin (Normand) both of Saint-Louis; her son, Claude Vautour; 24 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren.
Edna also leaves to mourn her sister Rita Bordage (Louis) of Moncton; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Edna is predeceased by her husband, Amédée; two daughters, Marie and Eva; son, Célime; three sisters, Marie, Lorraine and Marguerite; and four brothers, Alyre, Edouard, Elie and Laurie.
Visitation will be held at Thompson’s Memorial Home, Saint-Louis on Monday from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00pm and Tuesday from 9:00am until departure for the funeral. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 at 11:00am, Immaculée Conception Roman Catholic Church, Acadieville. If so desired, donations in Edna’s memory made to the Immaculée Conception Parish cemetery would be appreciated.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of Thompson’s Funeral Home, Richibucto (523-4252). www.thompsonsfuneralhome.com