At the Grand Falls General Hospital, July 19, 2020, Mrs. Lena Plourde of Siegas passed away at the age of 74 years. She was the wife of Alyre Plourde. Born at Bathurst in 1945, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Alice (Lagace) Poitras.
She is survived by her husband Alyre, two children, Melissa Plourde (Richard Jambard) of Siegas and Jeffrey Plourde (Melanie Marquis-Plourde) of Saint-Leonard, four grandchildren, Frederic, Melodie, Mathieu and Nakeisha, sisters and brothers, Marguerite Lang (late Eugene) of Clair, Michel ''Coune'' Poitras (Irma) of Siegas, Yvette Parent (Daniel) of Grand Falls, Daniel Poitras (Pamela) of Saint-Leonard, Pauline Poitras of Siegas and Denis Poitras (Jasmin) of Ottawa, as well as nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her Plourde in-laws. She was predeceased by siblings, Ginette Poitras, Rachel Boutot, Yvon Poitras and Therese Poitras.
Her funeral service will be held from the Sainte-Anne Roman Catholic Church, Sainte-Anne-de-Madawaska with her family and closed friends in attendance. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.
Due to the restrictions imposed by the Dept. of Health, the attendees will be contacted by the family.
For those who wish, donations in her memory to the Sainte-Anne/Saint-Leonard Minor Hockey Association or the Marie-Guyart-de-l'incarnation Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are by O'Regan's Funeral Home Ltd.