Leonard Doucet, 97, of Moncton, passed away on Monday, May 14th, 2018 at the Moncton Hospital.
Born in Notre-Dame-de-Kent, NB, he was the son of the late Charles and the late Annie (née: Melanson) Doucet.
Prior to retirement, Mr. Doucet had worked as a postal mail handler. He was an army veteran, having served overseas from 1941-1945 in England, Belgium, Holland and France. He was a member of Legion Branch # 6 and Notre-Dame de Grâce Parish.
He is survived by his wife, Ida (née: Belliveau); two daughters: Pauline (Eddie) Harris of Moncton and Murielle (Ron) Titus of Irishtown; three sons: Raymond (Lilianne), Marc and Roger, all of Moncton; two sisters: Marie (late Raymond) Geoffrion of Cornwall, ON and Rita Doucet of Dieppe; five grandchildren: Christopher, Michel, Mathieu, Serge and Marie-Josée; seven great grandchildren: Raphael, Melodie, Samuel, Annabelle, Jacob, Elise and Madeleine; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by two brothers: Desire (Lisette) and Alonzo (Claire).
Visitation will be held from the Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB (857-1901) on Sunday, June 24th, 2018 from 7 to 9 pm ONLY.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Notre-Dame de Grâce Roman Catholic Church, Moncton on Monday, June 25th, 2018 at 11 am.
Interment in Notre-Dame du Calvaire Cemetery, Dieppe.
Donations to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Canadian Mental Health Association would be appreciated by the family.