Delisca Gallant, 63, of Shediac, passed away on Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at the Saint John Regional Hospital.
Born in Grande Digue, NB, she was the daughter of the late Pierre A. and the late Clarinda (née: Richard) Poirier.
She had retired from NB Tel prior to having worked at FCT. Delisca was an avid fan of the Montreal Canadiens, she adored animals and enjoyed cross-stitch and knitting.
She is survived by her husband, Gilles Richard; three sisters: Rose Anne (Martin) of Jemseg, Marie-Reine of Cocagne and Lucille (Louis) of Rothesay; three brothers: Alyre (Gloria) of Saint-André-LeBlanc, Allison (Rosetta) and Herbert (Eleanor), both of Grande Digue; one step-daughter, Renée (Daniel) of Dieppe; one step-son, Daniel (Sharon) of Dieppe; two sisters-in-law: Anne and Simone, both of Vancouver, BC; one brother-in-law, Georges (Sharon) of Vancouver, BC; four step-grandchildren: Alexia, Erika, Hidan and Amélie; her ex-husband, Philippe of Richibuto and the Gallant family; as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by one brother, Pierre "Pete"; two brothers-in-law: Bernard and Georges; two nephews: Gerald and Stephane and also one niece, Monica.
Visitation will be held from the Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB (857-1901) on Monday from 9 am until time of service.
A celebration of the word will be held from the Chartersville Funeral Home Chapel on Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 11 am.
Interment in La Visitation Parish Cemetery, Grande Digue.
Donations to the Moncton S.P.C.A. would be appreciated by the family.