At the Edmundston Regional Hospital, November 9, 2020, Mrs. Marie-Jeanne Martin of Drummond passed away at the age of 65 years. She was the wife of Donald Martin. Born at Drummond in 1955, she was a daughter of the late Armand and Cecile (Lebel) Ouellette. After the passing of her mother at a young age, she was raised by Sylvia (Desjardins) and the late Francois Ouellette.
Marie-Jeanne was a secretary in the school system for more than 41 years. She was 20 years at the Mgr Lang and Academie Notre-Dame schools in Drummond, one and a half years at the School District Office and the last 20 years at the Polyvalente Thomas Albert High School. She was a member of the Grand Falls Golden Age Club.
She is survived by her husband, her second Mom Sylvia Ouellette of Drummond, three children, Mylene Martin (fiance Andre Bosse) of St-Joseph-de-Madawaska, Shawn Martin (Heather Boucher) of Grand Falls and Susie Pinette (Paul) of Drummond, grandchildren, Annie, Sam, Alex, Saige and Alexandre. She is also survived by her siblings, Sylvia (Candide Bourgoin) of Grand Falls, Gilles (Maureen) of North Carolina, Yolande (Cajetan Laforge) of Ottawa, Francine Ouellette (Bernard Levesque), Francois (Jocelyne), Leonide (Joanne) of Drummond, Jean (Lily) of Grand Falls, Aline (Yvon Michaud) of Drummond and Armande (Kristie Marven) of Edmonton, Alberta, as well as nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers, Ludger Ouellette (late Gisele) and infant brother Gilles.
Resting at O'Regan's Funeral Home, 515 Everard Daigle Blvd., Grand Falls.
Her funeral service will be held from the Saint-Michel Roman Catholic Church, Drummond with her family and close friends in attendance. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.
Due to restrictions imposed by the Dept. of Health, attendees will be contacted by the family.
For those who wish, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.