At the Falls Villa (Grand Falls Manor), October 9, 2021, Mr. Gilbert Levesque of Grand Falls passed away at the age of 91 years. He was the husband of Geraldine Chamberland Pelletier by second marriage. Born at Saint-Andre in 1930, he was a son of the late Georges and Marie Levesque.
After a long career with Restigouche Construction Ltd., Gilbert worked several years at Rendez-Vous Chrysler Ltd.
He is survived by his wife Geraldine, also a resident of the Falls Villa, four children, Gilles (Debbie) of Welland, Ontario, Georgette Rivard (Yvan) of Grand Falls, Geralda Waddell (Mark) of Kingston, NB and Michelle Cleveland of Fredericton, son-in-law, Real St. John (late Gilberte) and daughter-in-law, Angela (late Robert), 16 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, two brothers, Leonide (Clemence) of Grand Falls and Irving ''Bee'' (late Yvonne) of Montreal and one sister, Madeleine Soucy (late Lionel) of Grand Falls, as well as nieces and nephews. He is also survived by Geraldine's family. He was predeceased by three children, Gilberte St. John, Robert and Adrien Levesque, grandson Norbert Levesque, the mother of his children, Denise (Castonguay) Levesque, three sisters, Gilberte Levesque, Albertine Castonguay (late Jean-Baptiste) and Olga Levesque (late Gerald), four brothers, Normand ''Blanc'' (late Jeannette), Hubert, Alban and Theodore (late Gilberte).
Resting at O'Regan's Funeral Home, 515 Everard Daigle Blvd., Grand Falls with visiting hours on Wednesday, October 27th from 9 to 10:30 a.m.
His funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 27th at 11 a.m. from the Assumption Roman Catholic Church, Grand Falls with interment in the parish cemetery.
For those who wish, donations to the Falls Villa Memorial Fund or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.
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