Bernice Melanson
1935 - 2022
Bernice Melanson
Visitation Information
Le lundi 26 septembre / Monday September 26
Visitation Time
14h à 16h et 19h à 21h / 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm
Visitation Location
Centre funéraire Frenette Funeral Centre, 2642 chemin Acadie Road, Cap-Pelé
Service Information
Service Date
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Service Time
10h30 / 10:30 am
Service Location
Église Ste-Thérèse-d'Avila R.C. Church, 2648 chemin Acadie Road, Cap-Pelé
Burial Information
Burial Location
Cimetière Ste-Thérèse-d'Avila cemetery, Cap-Pelé
Requested Charity
Pépére Boîte à lunch ou Maladies du coeur / Pépère Boîte à lunch or Heart and Stroke Foundation
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Bernice Melanson, 87, of Shediac and formerly of Cap-Pelé, passed away on Tuesday September 20, 2022, at the Dr. Georges-L. Dumont UHC. Born in Barachois, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Marie (Babineau) Boudreau.

Prior to her retirement, Bernice worked for Edmond Gagnon and Landry Landry as a supervisor in quality control.

She will be sadly missed by her children: Rachelle Léger (Roger) of Trois-Ruisseaux, Sylvie Robichaud (Mathieu) of Grand Barachois, Jean-Guy (Monette) of Memramcook, Daniel (Charline) of Haute-Aboujagane, Victor (Carole) of Cap-Pelé and Gilles (Joanne) of Ste-Marie-de-Kent; 9 siblings: Simonne LeBlanc, Stella Guérin (Jean-Loup), Beatrice Bourque (George), Andréa Boudreau, Roméo (Marie Jeanne), Louise Dupuis (Jean-Paul) all of Shediac, Normand (Évelyne) of Riverview, Jeanne Gagnon of Dupuis Corner and Rose Rockwell (Gerry) of Halifax, NS; one sister in-law, Simonne of Petit-Cap; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Cliff; a son, Marcel; two sisters: Gloria Léger and Lorraine Boudreau; one brother, Alfred; two infant brothers: Donald and Ronald.

The family will receive condolences at Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, 2642, Acadie Road, Cap-Pelé (577-3297) on Monday September 26 from 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9 pm only. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Ste-Thérèse-d’Avila R.C. Church, 2648, Acadie Road, Cap-Pelé, on Tuesday September 27 at 10:30 am. The funeral will be recorded, and the video will be available on Bernice’s obituary on our website at the end of the day. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.

In memory of Bernice, a contribution to the Pépère Boîte à Lunch, Heart and Stroke Foundation and to the donor’s choice would be appreciated.

Funeral arrangements are in the professional care of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Cap-Pelé (577-3297). 

Words of comfort and donations may be made at

Bernice Melanson