Roger Vautour, 70, of Shediac, formerly of Mecca Drive in Moncton, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at his residence. Born on September 4, 1948 in Shediac, he was the son of the late Alphonse and Juliette (Doiron) Vautour.
Prior to his retirement, Roger worked for over 30 years at Coop Atlantic.
Roger will be sadly missed by his daughter, Nicole Robichaud (Mario) of St-Lazare, Qué.; his son, Michel (Tanya) of Shediac; three grandchildren: Jacob, Emma, and Mathis; his special friend, Hélène Babineau of Shediac; two sisters: Laura Gallant (Roger) and Claudette LeBlanc (Donald), both of Shediac; one brother, Francis (Jeanne) of Massachusetts, USA; as well as his sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, and nephews.
He was predeceased by his wife, Yvette née LeBlanc (2017); and one brother, Arthur.
As per his wishes, there will be no visitation. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Notre-Dame-de-Grâce R.C. Church, 854 Mountain Road, Moncton, on Saturday October 27 at 11 am. A reception will follow. Interment will be in the Frenette Columbarium, Shediac. In memory of Roger, a contribution to the Friends of the Moncton Hospital Foundation (oncology) would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Moncton (858-1900).
Words of comfort and donations may be made at www.frenettefuneralhome.com