Rogersville – At the palliative care unit of the Miramichi Regional Hospital, on Wednesday March 10th 2021, passed away peacefully in his sleep, Edouard Roy at the age of 91. He was surrounded by his loving wife Andréa of 63 years as well as his loving family. He was the son of the late Wilfred Roy and of the late Delphine Roy (born LeBlanc).
Besides his wife Andréa, he also leaves in mourning his five children: Mona Légère (Yvon) of Rogersville, Robert Roy (Lise) of Rogersville, Janice Daigle (Leon) of Fredericton, Paulette Roy of Halifax NS and Bonnie Good (Derrick) of Rothesay; thirteen grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a future baby Richard due in August; his siblings: Alcide Roy and Lorina Maillet.
He was predeceased by one daughter, Erica Roy; his sisters: Thérèse, Claudia, Atheline, Vina and Marie and his brothers: Arthur, and Alderic.
Edouard was affectionate, generous, witty and a family loving man.
The viewing will be held at the salon ‘La Colombe’ of Rogersville, Sunday March 21st by invitation only. The funeral will be celebrated at the Saint-François-de-Sales RC church of Rogersville, Monday March 22nd at 11am, by invitation only. Due to the pandemic, Public health regulations must be followed.
The funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Cooperative Funeral Home ‘La Colombe’ Ltd of Tracadie.