Corrinne Melanson, 80, of St-Philippe, passed away on Wednesday October 18, 2017 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont UHC. Born July 22, 1937 in Memramcook, she was the daughter of the late Pierre and Edith (Saulnier) Gallant.
She will be sadly missed by three daughters: Lynn LaRoche of St-Philippe, Diane Melanson of New Market, NH, Lisa Flynn (William) of Upton, MA; two sons: Terry of Kensington, NH, and Paul of Portsmouth, NH; four grandchildren: Taylor, Catrina, Cecil, and Calvin; two sisters: Dora Collette of Moncton, and Thérèse Robichaud of Dieppe; as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Ernest (2002); one son, Ronnie (2016); four sisters: Marie, Rita, Jeannette, and Gloria; five brothers: Fred, Arthur, Edward, Hector, Gerry, and Peter.
By request, there will be no visitation at the funeral home. A private funeral service will be celebrated in the spring. Interment will be in St-Philippe parish cemetery. In memory of Corrinne, a contribution to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Moncton (858-1900).
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