RICHIBOUCTOU-VILLAGE, NB – Germaine Richard 87, of Richibouctou-Village passed away peacefully at the Manoir St-Jean Baptiste in Bouctouche on Saturday, January 5, 2019. Born in St. Louis, she was the daughter of the late Prudent Richard and Zélia (Chevarie) Richard.
Germaine will be sadly missed by four daughters, Huberte Melanson (Jean-Claude) of St. Antoine, Claudette Cormier (Ronald) of MacDougall Settlement, Stella Leger (Gilles) of Richibouctou-Village, Paulette Cormier (Rick) of Dieppe; two sons, René Richard (Annette) of St. Antoine, Robert Richard of Cap-Lumière; eight grandchildren, Isabelle, André, Marcel, Reno, Danny, Robert, Daniel, Rachel and eight great grandchildren, Brody, Arielle, Théo, Mila, Zoé, Lucas, Philippe and Simon.
She is also survived by five sisters, Maria Richard (late Gérard) of St. Ignace, Yvonne LeBlanc (late Adolphe), Eliza Comeau (late Eric), Juliana Johnson (Vincent), Rose Marcoux (Louis) all of St. Louis; three brothers, Laurie Richard (Lucie) of Dieppe, Alyre Richard (Marie-Louise) of St. Louis, Claude Richard (Marie-Laure) of Irishtown and many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Odilon Richard; an infant son, Joseph; two sisters, Lorraine and Gemma and three brothers, Alphonse, Adrien and Jean-Paul.
Visitation will be held on Friday at 9:00 am until time of the funeral at the St. Antoine de Padoue Roman Catholic Church Slumber Room, Richibouctou-Village. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 11:00 am, St. Antoine de Padoue Roman Catholic Church, Richibouctou-Village. Donations in Germaine`s memory may be made to Manoir St-Jean Baptiste or charity of the donor`s choice. Arrangements are in care of Thompson`s Funeral Home, Richibucto (523-4252).