Beresford – Lionel Frenette, husband of Priscilla (Blanchard), passed away Sunday, October 14th, 2018 at the Chaleur Regional Hospital, Bathurst, at the age 84.
Born in Beresford he was the son of the late Léon and Émérilda (Comeau) Frenette.
Besides his wife, of Beresford, he is survived by five children: Suzanne (Eric Roy) of St. Rosette, Jean Guy (Angela) of Beresford, Bernard (Linda) and Victor (Denise) both of Calgary, Alb. And Rachel (Eric Roy) of Nicholas Denys.
Ten grandchildren: Frederick, Mylaine, Christine, Stephane, Danica, Stephanie, Patrick, Mathieu, Sébastien et Jessica.
Eleven great-grandchildren: Noémie, Lucas, Cloé, Nathan, Antoine, Elody, Ariane, Dalphnée, Thomas, Olivia et Xavier.
One sister, Irène Pitre and one brother, Richard (Marguerite) Frenette.
Several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by four sisters: Victoria Frenette, Adrienne (Hachey) Landry, Violet Frenette, and Delcina Boudreau.
Lionel was a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus in Beresford.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the Héritage Funeral Home, Beresford (www.mfheritage.com) on Thursday, October 18th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 and on Friday morning, October 19th from 9 am until time of funeral. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, October 19th at 11 a.m. from Saint-Nom-de-Jésus Church in Beresford.
In memory of Lionel donations can be made to a charity of the donor's choice.