It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of
Jacob, 98, of Petit-Cap, NB. She passed away
peacefully surrounded by her family at the Dr. Georges L Dumont
Hospital on February 4, 2018.
Élise was well known for her
big kisses and tight hugs. She loved everyone for who they
were. Her smile would light up a room when any of her great
grandchildren would visit. Her memory was one of her
greatest assets. She was looked up to as a great mom by
many. She loved knitting and loved to observe birds while
she ate her meals.
Élise Jacob of Petit-Cap, NB
was born on April 3, 1919 in Shemogue, NB, the daughter of the late
François Melanson and Léa Richard.
She was predeceased by her husband
Adolphe (1986); 3 sons Adolphe Jr. (1943), Roger (1966),
Roméo (Minnie) (2016); daughter Noélla (2012); 4
sisters Marguerite (1965), Blanche (1999), Réjeanne (2013),
Enna (2016); 3 brothers Hervé (1961) Roméo
(1999) and Rhéal (2009).
She is survived by 6 sons, Omer (Norma)
Cap-Pelé, Elmo (Jeannette), Gilles (Linda) Aris (Annette),
all of Petit Cap, François, Dieppe, Melvin (Debbie),
Shediac; 3 daughters, Magella, Dieppe, Léa (Jean-Guy),
Petit-Cap, Sylvia (Maurice) Shediac and by many nieces and
nephews. 16 grandchildren, Thérèse,
Terry, Jacqueline (Chris), Monique (Mario), Micheline (Kevin),
Nathalie (Mathieu), Roger (Caroline), Denis, Jacques (Tammy), Nadine
(Rhéal), Renée (Daniel), Sylvie
(Sébastien), Isabelle (André), Jeremy (Sophie),
Mélanie (Manuel) and Daniel (Vicky). 26 great
grandchildren, Joline (Mathieu), Julie (Gabriel), Jessica, Caiden
(Mickayla), Brent, Yannick (Vanessa) Miguel, Justin, Emma, Joshua,
Karine, Ghislain (Dominique), Caleb, Lexie, Félix,
Nève, Viviane, Zachary, Mia, Dax, Mika, Olivier, Katherine,
Vicky Chloé, and Éli. 3 great great
grandchildren, Alexa, Jacob and Olivia. As well as
three sisters, Romaine, Halifax, Juliette, Toronto and Clara, Cap-Pele
and a brother-in-law, Eddy (Johnson’s Point).
Arrangements have been entrusted to
Jones Funeral Home, Sackville and Port
Elgin, NB. Visiting hours will be held at the Club D’Age
D’Or, Shemogue, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated from St. Timothée Roman
Catholic Church on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 10:30 am.
Burial will take place in the parish cemetery in the
In lieu of flowers, donations may be
made to the St. Timothée Parish Cemetery or the Centre
Palliatif Hopital Georges Dumont.
The family would also like to thank the
attending staff at the Dr. Georges L Dumont Hospital and inparticular
the Palliative Care Unit for their compassionate and professional
Condolences and sharing of memories may
be sent to the family by visiting Élise’s online memorial
at www.jonesfuneralhome.ca or through the Jones Funeral
Home Facebook Page.
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Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de elise Jacob 19192018.source
Décès pour la Ville: Sackville, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick