At the Grand Falls General Hospital, November 2, 2021, Mrs. Oliva Theriault of Grand Falls passed away at the age of 81 years. She was the wife of Hubert ''Bert'' Levesque and ex-wife of Hector Morin. Born at Drummond in 1940, she was a daughter of the late Rene P. and Rachel (Ouellette) Theriault.
Besides her husband Bert, she is survived by five children: Benoit ''Ben'' Morin (Monique Blanchette), Gaetan Morin (Jacinthe Moreau), Brigitte Morin, Louise Morin (Bob Leblanc) and Denis Morin (Jody Levesque); seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren; three brothers and five sisters: Stella Beaulieu, Georges Thériault (Parise Morin), Solange Michaud, Marie-Mai Lagacé, Camille Thériault, Paul Thériault (Micheline Bérubé), Pauline Morin (Alain) and Thérèse Moreau (Raymond); as well as Bert's three children: Suzanne Thériault (Paul), Michel Levesque (France Ouellette) and Marco Levesque (Stéphanie Desforges), five grandchildren and one great grandchild.
She was predeceased by three brothers: Rino Thériault (Céline Arseneau), Yvon Thériault (Catherine Boivin), Léo Thériault (Rina Bourgoin), four brothers-in-law: Bert Lagacé, Roméo Beaulieu, Albert Michaud and Samuel Beaulieu; sister-in-law: Cécile Levesque.
Since her retirement from teaching in 2000, she spent much of her time volunteering in her community. She was also a member of the Grand Falls Golden Age Club.
Resting at O'Regan's Funeral Home, 515 Everard Daigle Blvd., Grand Falls with visiting hours on Monday, November 15th from 9 to 10:30 a.m.
Her funeral service will be held Monday, November 15th at 11 a.m. from the Assumption Roman Catholic Church, Grand Falls with interment in the parish cemetery.
For those unable to attend, the funeral service will be live-streamed using the link below:https://event.forgetmenotceremonies.com/ceremony?c=ef72f68a-ac7d-4c01-b556-789cb772a05c
In her memory, a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.
In New Brunswick, all people aged 12 and up will be required to show their record of immunization or medical exemption certificate and a government issued identification to be able to attend visitations and funeral services. This includes services at the funeral home or at the church.