At her residence, November 9, 2020, Mrs. Shirley Poitras of Grand Falls passed away at the age of 81 years. She was the widow of Gilbert D. Poitras. Born at Grand Falls in 1938, she was a daughter of the late Eloi and Alfreda (Levesque) Dube. She was raised by the late Albenie ''Len'' and Emilie (Levesque) Parent.
She is survived by three children, Gerry of Drummond, Linda and Sandra (Daniel Leclerc) of Grand Falls, six grandchildren, Melissa, Christina, Kevin, Luc, Monica and Julie, three great grandchildren, Geneva, Mathieu and Paisley, three sisters, Lucille Menard (Roland), Edwina Cabot (Lionel) and Barbara Dube, all of Montreal, as well as nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Geralda Breau and Therese Maranda.
Resting at O'Regan's Funeral Home, 515 Everard Daigle Blvd., Grand Falls.
Her funeral service will be held from the St-Georges Roman Catholic Church, Grand Falls 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 Extra-Mural Program would be appreciated by the family.
The family would like to sincerely thank Dr. Claude Richard
as well as the staff of the Extra-Mural Program
for the execellent care their mother received during her illness.