JOHNSON, RITA - 1926 - 2012 - Rita Johnson, 86, of Moncton, NB, formerly of Railway Ave., passed away on Monday, June 18th, 2012 at the Dr.-Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Center. Born in Gardner, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Arthur and the late Florence (née: Mazerolle) Leger. She is survived by two daughters: Roseline (Anton) Paulovic of Irishtown and Claudette (Paul) LeBlanc of Moncton; three sons: Roger and Paul (Cora), both of Moncton and Michel of Dieppe; one sister, Bella Kilroe of BC; six grandchildren: Nathan, Derek, Natasha, Patrick, Sasha and Stefan; two great grandchildren: Jailynn and Kennedy as well as several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Claude in 2008 and also by one son, Arthur.
Visitation will be held from the Chartersville Funeral Home, 363 Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB (857-1901), on Wednesday from 7 to 9 pm. Funeral service will be celebrated from the Chartersville Funeral Home Chapel, Dieppe, NB, on Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 10 am. Interment in St-Jacques-le-Majeur Parish Cemetery, Scoudouc, NB. Donations to the Moncton SPCA would be appreciated by the family. www.chartersville.com