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Amelia Elizabeth Chiasson

Amelia Elizabeth Chiasson

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.


  • Tom/Tiny Wright September 6, 2020 11:50 am

    Sincerest condolences to you and your family Eric.

  • MacGregor Family September 5, 2020 7:28 pm

    Sending our deepest condolences and all our love.

    Keeping you all in our hearts during this incredibly difficult time.

    Christine, Calvin, Stacy and their families.

  • Vickie Thompson September 5, 2020 10:42 am

    So sorry for your loss, she was a special lady and will be in our memories for a long time. To know her was an honour. Keep her memory alive in your hearts forever.

  • Rita and joe Leblanc waltham mass September 3, 2020 6:35 pm

    Rita and joe Leblanc and family want to offer our condolences to the Chiasson family and we will continue to pray for mom she was a cousin to my mom Elizabeth a tommy a constant from belle cote

  • Cecile MacAulay September 3, 2020 8:56 am

    Sorry for your loss . Many fond memories of her and Mary Ellen “squirt”when she visited in NewWaterford . And visiting her with mom inCheticamp she was a special lady .

  • Claire and Gaston Aucoin September 2, 2020 11:48 pm

    Nos sinceres sympathies ……de la famille Aucoin a Sydney Mines……Claire…Gaston…..Brent ….Leanne…..

  • Judy Muise September 2, 2020 9:05 pm

    Sincerest sympathies to the family & friends . What can I say that hasn’t already been said . She was a classy , considerate lady to all who knew her . She will dearly be missed . She certainly led a charmed life . May Mena rest in eternal peace ..

  • Isabel & Pat Roach September 2, 2020 4:47 pm

    Sending our sympathies to the Chaisson Family Always Hard To Loss Them No Matter What Age They Are Especially When They Are As Precious As She Was. Hugs!

  • Severin Romard and Betty romard September 2, 2020 12:53 pm

    We were very sorry to hear about your mother.

  • Freda and Gerard Boudreau September 2, 2020 12:31 pm

    Our condolences in the passing of an amazing mother.grandmother and special great grandmother.She will be truly missed by many .RIP sweet Mena

  • Phillip and Debbie Timmons September 2, 2020 12:16 pm

    Our deepest condolences to all the Chaission family on the passing of your Mom She was a joy to know may she Rest In Peace

  • Danelle and the Mac Sween family September 2, 2020 11:46 am

    Our sincere condolences to the Chaisson families, your mom was a great and loving woman. May you all remember the fun and laughter. We will remember all of you in our prayers

  • Wayne & Marielle LeBlanc September 2, 2020 11:11 am

    Our sincerest condolences to all of Mena’s family. You were so lucky to have had her for so long . She was an amazing lady who was involved in her community all her life . She will be missed. May she Rest In Peace!

  • Ethel Clark September 2, 2020 11:08 am

    My sincere condolences to the Chiassons for the loss of a beautiful lady. You were so blessed to have her for over a century of love and many memories.

  • Peter and Pat Seaward September 2, 2020 10:33 am

    Eric (Karen), Pat and I are saddened to read of the passing of your mother. You are so very fortunate to have had her for over a century. What an amazing life she lived and what amazing and fantastic memories she leaves behind. May you cherish those memories forever. God Bless her and may she Rest In Peace now and forever.

  • annie mae chiasson September 2, 2020 9:55 am

    My thoughts and prayers to all the family, Mena was such a beautiful lady. May she rest in peace.

  • Joseph Power September 2, 2020 9:50 am

    The MacInnis’s and I would like to offer our deepest condolances to the Chiasson Family (especially our neighbours on the Island) on the loss of your Mother, Amelia. A wonderful life lived for over a century, the amasing times she was witness to, the many cherished memories of family and friends, a life well lived. Amelia will be in our thoughts and prayers as she is layed to rest. God bless.

  • Joyce Morin September 2, 2020 9:36 am

    We are so sorry for your loss. Ma Tante Millie will alway have a special place in my heart, I have so many wonderful memories of time spent with her and all of you over the years.
    Sending hugs and prayers your way,
    Bud and Joyce

  • Michel Chiasson September 2, 2020 8:35 am

    Our sympathies on the loss.of such a wonderful lady.

  • Alvin et Simone Deveau September 2, 2020 8:05 am

    Nos plus grandes condoléances à la famille.

  • Madeleine Chiasson Adolphe Goulette September 2, 2020 7:51 am

    Nos sinceres sympathies a la famille.

  • Rosie Grace September 2, 2020 7:44 am

    Sincerest condolences to the family and many friends of Mena. To know her was to love her. It is rare to meet someone with such a positive outlook on life and her joie de vivire was contagious….and that amazing smile that could brighten anyone’s day! We can all learn from this and I would lilke to think that her legacy to us is just that….to appreciate each day, each other and live life to the fullest. Repose en Paix Mena xxoo

  • Marthe (Larade) Roberts September 2, 2020 7:40 am

    My sincerest condolences to the family. She was such a beautiful person inside and out. I will always have fond memories of her. How fitting that she was blessed with such a long and active life.

  • Tina (Aucoin) MacDonald September 2, 2020 7:40 am

    My sincere condolences to the family.She was a very kind lady.I remember when I was little girl, I would visit her almost every day and she would give me a little treat.

  • Solange Mombourquette September 2, 2020 6:36 am

    J’aimerais exprimer mes sincères sympathies à la famille Chiasson. Votre mère était une femme extraordinaire et vous avez été tellement chanceux de l’avoir eu à partager votre vie pour si longtemps.

  • Doris Poirier September 2, 2020 6:15 am

    Sympathies to all her family and friends. We will miss her smile and quick wit at the foyer. R.I.P. until we meet again my dear.

  • Armand et Margarita Le Fort September 2, 2020 12:36 am

    Nos sympathies à la famille. Qu’elle repose en paix.

  • Dorella and Willie Joe Poirier September 2, 2020 12:08 am

    Napolean, and Marie Helene, Tommy and Yvette, and rest of family;
    Our sympaties on the passing of your Mother. We will keep the family in our prayers.

  • Jim & Monica Chiasson September 1, 2020 11:35 pm

    Our sincerest condolences to Tommy, Roger & Families on Your Mom’s passing. A remarkable 105 years of Loving history.. May She rest in peace..

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