Age 105, Foyer Père Fiset, Chéticamp, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 30, 2020 in the Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Chéticamp. She was a daughter to the late Leon and the late Hélène (Cormier) Chiasson.
Amelia was a stay at home Mom who always had a full cookie jar. She was very involved in her community. An avid card player, she never turned down an opportunity for a good game.
Special thank you goes out to the staff of Foyer Père Fiset and Sacred Heart Community Health Centre for the care and compassion rendered to our mom over the years and these past few days.
Amelia is survived by her sons, Napoleon (Marie Hélène), Chéticamp, Eric (Karen), Alabama, Tommy (Yvette), Chéticamp, and Roger (Mary Lou), Chéticamp; grandchildren, Jacques Chiasson, Chéticamp, Joel (Celeste) Chiasson, Sydney, Jocelyne (Kirk) MacDougall, Hammonds Plains, Brian Chiasson, Ottawa, Kevin Chiasson, Chéticamp, Paul Chiasson, Chéticamp, Réjean Chiasson, Chéticamp, and Ronelle Chiasson, Port Hood; great grandchildren, Ian Chiasson, Chéticamp, Eli Chiasson, Sydney, and Noé Chiasson, Sydney; sister-in-law, Kay Deveau, Oxford, N.S. She was predeceased by her husband Alphonse Chiasson; brothers, Auguste (Augus), Simon, Tim, and Paul; sisters, Louise Murray, Mary Ellen Hefferman, and Catherine Cowan.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 from 7-9 P.M. in Chéticamp Funeral Home, with an open wake. Due to COVID 19, masks are mandatory. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, September 3, 2020, (family only) at 10:30 A.M. in Église St. Pierre, Chéticamp, with Father Pierre Antoine St. Cyr officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.
Donations may be made to Foyer Père Fiset Activity Dept.