Monique Marie Agnes “Monica” (Lemire) Mallais

Mallais (Lemire), Monique Marie Agnes “Monica” – Age 77, of Enfield, died peacefully at home, surrounded by those who loved her, on September 28, 2016.

Monica was an exceptional person full of faith, love and generosity. She gave her all to everyone she met and cared for everyone with dignity and compassion. She died with grace and serenity, just as she lived.

She will always be in our hearts and lovingly missed by her sweetheart of 60 years, husband, Cederic; children, Irene (Carl) Olynyk, Frank (Carol) Leblanc, Diane (Steve) Farley, Lillianne Mallais, Marianne (Jean-Michel Blais), Cedric (Micheline Durepos), Monica (Mike) Mildenberger, Charles, David (Cathy Brisson);19 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; siblings Martha, Charles, Doris, Hannah, Kevin and extended family members. We will miss you mom “Baba”. She was predeceased by parents, Charles and Hannah (Kensley) Lemire; loving, Sister Diana.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be Friday, 7-9 p.m., and funeral mass will be celebrated Saturday at 1 p.m., in St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Enfield, with Father Joseph Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in St. Bernard’s Cemetery. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.