Thérèse Whalen, 96, of Résidence du Marais in Dieppe, passed away on Friday August 28, 2020 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital in Fredericton. Born in Cocagne, she was the daughter of the late Alcide and Amanda (Surette) Bourque.
She is survived by two grandchildren: Nicole and Brian; three great-grandchildren: Amanda, Michael and Katelynn; as well as her nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Vincent Whalen; her special friend, Reginald Bourque; her daughter, Diane Hachey (Paul); and her brother, George.
In accordance to her wishes, there will be no visitation at the funeral centre. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Ste-Thérèse-de-l’Enfant-Jésus R.C. church, 457 Acadie Avenue, Dieppe on Friday September 4 at 2 pm. Interment will be in Our Lady of Calvary cemetery, Dieppe. Due to the pandemic, face coverings are mandatory. In memory of Thérèse, a contribution to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements are in the professional care of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Moncton (858-1900).
Words of comfort and donations may be made at www.frenettefuneralhome.com