Alyre G. Poitras
At the Edmundston Reginal Hospital, September 2, 2021, Mr. Alyre G. Poitras of St-Leonard-Parent passed away at the age of 78 years. He was the husband of Pierrette (Deschenes) Poitras. Born at Saint-Leonard in 1942, he was a son of the late Germain and Simonne (Tardif) Poitras.
Mr. Poitras was a member of the Knights of Columbus, 3rd degree, of Council 2743.
He is survived by his wife Pierrette, four children, Nathalie (Mike) of Sainte-Anne-de-Madawaska, Monique (Jeffrey) of Saint-Leonard, Alain of Saint-Leonard and Tammy (Joey) of Sainte-Anne-de-Madawaska, six grandchildren, Andy, Hayden, Korey, Jerry, Kira and Vanessa, one sister, Mona (Gerald Boutot) of Sainte-Anne-de-Madawaska, three brothers, Normand of Saint-Leonard, Etienne (Marlene) of Maine and Marcel (Mona) of Saint-Leonard, as well as nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Monique, two brothers, Maurice (Therese) and Michel.
Resting at O'Regan's Chapel, 83 St-Antoine Street, Saint-Leonard with visiting hours on Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m.
His funeral service will be held Tuesday, September 7th at 4 p.m. from the Saint-Leonard Roman Catholic Church with interment in the parish cemetery.
For those who wish, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.