We regret to announce the death of Alice Savoie at the Campbellton Regional Hospital surrounded by her family on Wednesday January 22, 2020 at the age of 94 years and 7 months, wife of the late J. Norbert Savoie. She was the daughter of the late Cecile (born Ouellette) and the late Dollard Dufour.
She is survived by her five children: Claude (Réjeanne Maltais) of Campbellton, Doris (Jacques Michaud) of Campbellton, Louise (Jean-Yves Lagacé) of Bertrand, Michel (Joan Blake) of Stittsville, Ont. and Gilles (Nicole Landry) of Petit-Rocher; her 13 grandchildren: Nathalie, Jean-Claude, Yves, Chantal, Isabelle, Michel, Marc, Eric, Paul, Sean, Luke, François and Jérémi; her 13 great grandchildren: Madison, Mélodie, Jayden, Claudie, Alicia, Ismaël, Miguel, Mélyzane, Mickaël. Loïc, Lily, Jase and Léo; her two sisters Simone and Carmen and her sisters-in-law.
As a young girl, Alice, was a teacher in a small school in St-André-de-Restigouche. After her wedding, she accompanied her husband in his business. She was a minister of communion and reader for 30 years, several years as president of the Campbellton school home. She was also a Dame d’Acadie, a mother, a grandmother and a beloved great-grandmother.
The family will receive condolences at the Savoie Funeral Home, located at 47 Alexander Street, Campbellton, this Sunday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral will be held in the Notre-Dame-des-Neiges church, Campbellton, this Monday at 2:00 p.m.