Age 85, of Chéticamp passed away peacefully on Monday, March 12, 2018 at Foyer Père Fiset. Born in Chéticamp, she was the daughter of the late Pierre (Pit) Poirier and Hélène Aucoin.
Olive was an avid bingo player. She enjoyed listening to the music of many local musicians. She will be remembered for her generosity towards her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She took much pride in her family. We wishes to thank the staff of Foyer Père Fiset for their compassionate care over the years.
Olive is survived by sons; Normand (Marie Sylvie), Chéticamp, Rhéal (Yvelle), Dartmouth; daughters, Marie Edna (Larry), Newfoundland, Noëlla, Chéticamp; brothers, Arthur, David (Hilda); sister, Amélia (Paul) Roach; grand-children, Céleste, Jean-Pierre, Chantale, Dominique, François; great-grandchildren, Mylène, Luka, Ben, Emily, Sophie. She was predeceased by her husband, Willie Joe; brothers, Hubert, Anselme-Alphonse, Xavier, Alex Joe, Simi John, Wilfred; sisters, Elizabeth, Marie Flora, Annie Belle, Hélène Rose, Marie Eunice, Marie-Edna, Marie. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 14, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Chéticamp Funeral Home, Chéticamp. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, March 16, at 1:00pm in Église Saint-Pierre, Chéticamp with Fr. Peter LeBlanc officiating. Burial in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Foyer Père Fiset (Recreation Department).