Age 80, Cheticamp passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 12th, 2019 in Gables Lodge, Amherst, N.S. He was the son of the late Pierre and the late Marie Anne (LeFort) Bourgeois. Ephrem was a well known fiddle player, when it came to weddings and parties among his friends and family. He also played in different bands including the original “Silver Five.”
Ephrem is survived by brothers, Pierre Levis (Shirley), Sackville, N.S.; Vincent, Montreal; Henrie (Yvette), Cheticamp; and Roger (Laurette), Cheticamp; sisters, Louise Anna, Cheticamp; Zabeth (George), Cheticamp; Stella (Wilburt), Cheticamp; Marguerite (Michel), Cheticamp; and Monique (Hugh), Edmonton. He was predeceased by brothers, Robert, Emile and Alphonse.
Cremation has taken place. A funeral mass will be held at a later date.