Shediac NB - The last survivor of his family, a force of
nature passed away on Thursday, December 16, 2021, at the age of 96. A
proud, worthy, and honest gentleman. Golf was his great passion,
hitting the ball until the age of 92 with as much righteousness as he
led his life. With his volunteer work and many communities’
involvement, he has been a great source of inspiration for his
He was the husband of the late Phyllis Landry (2010) and son
of the late Théophile Landry and the late Alice (LeBlanc)
As he often liked to say, he was very proud of his
descendants: Jacqueline (Paul Belliveau), Janice (Gabriel Robichaud)
and Pierre (Rachel Thériault); his grandchildren:
Stéphane (Claudine), Lynn, Sophie (Serge), Julien
(Christine), Pascale (Tim), and Claudie (Simon); three great
grandchildren: Théo, Clara, and Isaac, as well as several
nieces and nephews and two sisters-in-law: Juliette Cormier
and Bernice Landry.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings: Eva
Gallant, Dina Petitpas, Emile, Dery, Edgar and Alcide.
He was a loyal CN employee for 43 years. Proud resident of
Shediac, we note his great contribution to the presidency of the
Association of nursing homes of NB and Canada, councillor for the city
of Shediac, member of the Beaubassin planning commission, of the
parish committee, of the Villa Providence and affiliated corporations,
the Shediac Cooperative and the Knights of Columbus.
But his most beautiful bequest remains his transmission of
noble values: such courtesy, politeness, rigor, and
A formidable card player, he also took great pleasure in
maintaining his garden and receiving the family for a good, boiled
The family wishes to thank Résidence O Bon Soins
in Shediac for their excellent services and friendships, as well as
the 3F unit at G-Dumont Hospital for their compassion and empathy
towards our father.
Due to the pandemic, there will be no visitation. The private
funeral will be broadcast live on Éric's obituary on our
website at www.salonfrenette.com on Monday, December 20 at 2:00 p.m.
In memory of Eric, a contribution to the Vestiaire St-Joseph would be
Funeral arrangements are in the
professional care of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Shediac