Age 77, Foyer Père Fiset, Cheticamp, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 24, 2020 in the Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Cheticamp. She was a daughter of the late Lubin and the late Mathilda (Ramard) LeBlanc.
Formerly of St. Joseph du Moine, she was a resident of the Foyer Père Fiset since 2004. She was known for working countless hours on her knitting, rug hookings and homemade buns (des p’tit pains). She made it a point of taking care of her family and was so proud of her grandkids.
Marie Sophie is survived by sons, Cyril (Tammy) Deveau, Real (Celeste) Deveau, Michel (Diane) Deveau, and Joel (Lynn) Deveau; daughter, Paulette (Christopher) Deveau; brothers, Lionel LeBlanc, Michel LeBlanc, and Linus LeBlanc; sisters, Marie Marguerite LeBlanc and Bernice MacCallum; grandchildren, Justin, Brittany (Evan), Kaylee (Hannah), Shelby, Carson, Pierre, and Matthieu.
Marie Sophie was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Pierre Deveau; and brother Joseph Fidel LeBlanc.
Visitation at the Cheticamp Funeral Home on Thursday, October 29, 2020, with visiting hours from 7-9 PM. Masks and social distancing are required. A funeral mass will be celebrated (for family and invited guests) on Friday, October 30, 2020 at 10:30 AM at Église St. Joseph, St. Joseph du Moine with Father Pierre Antoine St. Cyr officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery.
Donations may be made to the Foyer Père Fiset.