The death of Mrs. Rita Gallant, loving wife of the late Leonide Gallant, occurred on January 31, 2021 at the Loch Lomond Villa, Saint John, surrounded by her loving family. Born August 15, 1926, in Acadieville, NB, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Marie (Caissie) Doiron. She is survived by her loving family: son Gary (Debbie) Gallant of Saint John and their children Nicole and Lindsey; daughter Joanne (Mark) Braydon of Rothesay and their children Brett and Sean; daughter Karen (Kevin) Wilson of Saint John and their children Holly, Michelle and Jared; son Paul (Susan) Gallant of Hampton and their children Hayden and Connor; son Roger Gallant (Krista) of Saint John and daughter Jessica; daughter-in-law Lea Gautreau (late Robert) of New Maryland and their children Melanie and Daniel. Besides her parents and husband, Rita was predeceased by her son Robert, granddaughter Jacqueline; siblings: Rosimond, Eddy, Allison, Joseph, Virgine, Anna, and Alice. Rita was memere to 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Her children and home were the most important things to her, and she was fantastic cook, especially known for her Acadien dishes. She loved taking care of people and worked for many years as a Nurses Aide. Arrangements have been entrusted to the compassionate care of Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Rd, Saint John, NB E2J 2G3 (506-646-2424). Due to these uncertain times and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, a private funeral service will be held on Saturday February 6, 2021 at 10 AM. A livestream of the funeral will be available on the funeral home website at the time of the service. Interment will be held in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. The family wish to express their sincere gratitude to the staff of Birch House for the excellent care they provided Rita. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated by the family.
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August 15 1926 January 31 2021 (age 94)
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Rita Marie Doiron Gallant August 15 1926 January 31 2021 (age 94)..
Décès pour la Ville: Saint-John, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick