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Sr Alma Léger ndsc


Sr Alma Léger ndsc

Sister Alma Léger (Sr. Marie-Gracia), ndsc, of Maison-mère des Religieuses Notre-Dame-du-Sacré-Coeur, Moncton, passed away following a lengthy life on Monday December 3, 2018 at the convent where she resided. She was 107 years old and in her 80th year of her religious life. Born November 12, 1911 in St-Paul-de-Kent, she was the daughter of the late Philias and Eulalie (Doiron) Léger.

Besides her religious family, she is survived by several nephews and nieces.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by five sisters: Émilia, Marguerite, Marie, Minnie and Béatrice; seven brothers: Frédéric, Henri, Auguste, Damien, Antoine, Eddie and Edgar.

Sister Alma will be resting at the Notre-Dame-d’Acadie Pavilion of the Maison-mère, 125 King Street, Moncton (Godfrey Lane entrance) on Tuesday from 2 to 8:30 pm and Wednesday from 9 am until the funeral mass. Solemn Vespers will be held on Tuesday evening at 7 pm. The funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday December 5 in the Maison-mère chapel at 10 am. Interment will be in Memramcook. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Moncton (858-1900).


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