Surrounded by her loving family, Alma Doiron,63, of Grand-Barachois, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at her residence after a courageous battle with cancer. Born on September 9, 1953 in Moncton, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Maria (Allain) Hébert.
Prior to her retirement, she worked for Dr. Michel D’Astous Corporation.
Alma lived her life to the fullest, she truly had a zest for life and absolutely loved to be surrounded by people. She was everyone’s mother. She will always be remembered and loved forever by everyone who knew her.
She is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Gerard; two daughters: Michelle Welling (Graham) of Shediac-Cape and Lisa Vautour (Miguel) of Grand-Barachois; one brother, Léo-Paul (Claudette) of Grande-Digue; one sister, Marie-Reine (Émile) of Dieppe; two grandsons who were her pride and joy: Maxime and Lukas, as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Extended family, Michel D’Astous, Liette Mainville, Pascale (Alexie), Rachel, Philippe (Lee Ann), Simon and Stéphanie Gallant (Bern).
On behalf of the family, we would like to express our deepest thanks for the unbelievable care and compassion provided by Dr. Robyn Comeau (oncology department). Words can’t possibly express our gratitude, the kindness you gave our family will always be treasured. As well as her family doctor Dr. Karen Melanson and to the wonderful care given to Alma from the extra-mural team.
The family will receive condolences at Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, 396 Main Street, Shediac (532-3297) on Wednesday, August 23, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm only. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Church of the Visitation, 416 Route 530, Grande-Digue on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 11 am.
In memory of Alma, a contribution to the Ovarian Cancer Canada, http://www.ovariancanada.org/ or to the Extra-Mural would greatly be appreciated.
Words of comfort and donations may be made at: