Yvon Melanson, 80, of Shediac, formerly of Scoudouc, passed away on Wednesday, November 1st, 2017 at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont UHC. Born in Scoudouc on September 12th, 1937, he was the son of the late Blair and Alma (Melanson) Melanson.
He is survived by his spouse of 53 years, Bernadette née Belliveau; one son, Fernand (Brigitte Hébert); two sisters: Florine Thibodeau (late Alcide) and Dorice Melanson; an adopted brother, Joe Bourque (Stella); four grandchildren: Caroline, Jérémie, Damien and Monika as well as many nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by a former daughter-in-law, Micheline.
The family will receive condolences at Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, 396 Main Street, Shediac on Saturday, November 4th, from where the funeral service will be celebrated at 10h30 am.
Visitation Saturday from 9:30 am until time of service.
In memory of Yvon, a contribution to St. Jacques le Majeur RC Cemetery in Scoudouc or to the New Brunswick Lungs Association would be appreciated.
Words of comfort and donations may be done at www.frenettefuneralhome.com