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Joseph "Jos" Laviolette, 89, of Moncton, passed away on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Center, Moncton.

Born in Charlo, NB, he was the son of the late Willie and the late Ida (née: Levesque) Laviolette.

Prior to retirement, Mr. Laviolette worked as a professor at Université de Moncton. He was a founding member of the New Brunswick Association of Social Workers.  

He is survived by three daughters: Monique (Michel Cormier), Sylvie and Chantal (Gilles Gallant), all three of Moncton; their mother, May (née: Arsenault); four grandchildren: Marie-Pier Gallant, Amelie Gallant, Jean-Michel Cormier and Jonathan Cormier, as well as several nieces and nephews.


The last surviving member of his immediate family, he was predeceased by three sisters: Flora, Esthrina and Alma and also by three brothers: Emmanuel, Alyre and Armand.

At his request, no visitation or funeral service.

Interment at the Chartersville Funeral Columbarium, Dieppe.

Donations to a memorial of the choice would be appreciated by the family.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe (857-1901).