Ferdinand Abel Pitre

1894 St. Alexis, Quebec 1969 Ile Perrot, Quebec



Continuation of tree (1st child of Abel Pitre/Christine Martin); all known surname descendants:      

               9          Ferdinand Abel Pitre  b: 30 June 1894  St. Alexis, Matapedia, Quebec; d: 19 February 1969  Vaudreuil, QUE

                                   +Rosalie Martin  b: 23 May 1903  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; m: 5 August 1920  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE [Andre/Cecile Arseneault]; d: 12 November 1970  St. Fidele, QUE

                          10         Anne Marie Georgianna Pitre  b: 22 June 1922  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: Aft. 1931

                          10         Rita Pitre  b: 11 March 1924  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 7 May 2007  Hamilton, ONT

                                            +John Melvin Laviolette  b: 19 May 1920  Athol, Restigouche, NB; m: 3 March 1943  Atholville, Restigouche, NB [James/Melvina Connors]

                          10         Antoinette Pitre  b: 26 March 1926  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE

                                            +Joseph Lucien Arsenault  b: 11 July 1924  Addington, Restigouche, NB; m: 29 December 1942  Addington, Restigouche, NB [Augustin/Esther Poirier]

                          10         Lucie Pitre  b: 7 October 1927  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 19 June 1991  St. Raphael de L'ile Bizard, QUE

                                            +Joseph Laurent Paul Emile Bouvier  b: 23 July 1924  Notre Dame du Mont Carmel, Lacolle, St. Jean, QUE; m: 16 December 1950  Ste. Jeanne de Chantal, Pointe Claire, QUE [Ernest/Josephine Racine]

                          10         Berthe Pitre  b: 13 January 1929  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 4 February 2020  Rimouski, Rimouski, QUE

                                            +Joseph Henri Poirier  b: 23 July 1926  Quebec; m: 25 August 1951  St. Jean Baptiste de Lasalle, Montreal, QUE [Emile/Esther Caissy]

                                          *2nd Husband of Berthe Pitre:

                                            +Roger Dumais

                          10         Augustin Pitre  b: 2 October 1930  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 6 June 2003

                                            +Gilberte Arsenault  b: 5 December 1940  Quebec; m: 16 May 1959  Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Jacques Cartier, QUE

                          10         Yvonne Pitre  b: 22 August 1933  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE

                          10         Annette Pitre  b: 1 March 1936  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE

                          10         Gilberte Pitre  b: 21 December 1937  St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE

                          10         Yvon Pitre  b: Abt. 1939; d: 2 May 2002  Asbestos, QUE

                                            +Cecile Thibeault

                          10         Maria Paulette Pitre  b: 19 January 1940  Hotel Dieu, Campbellton, NB



Notes for Ferdinand Abel Pitre:


- 1921 St. Alexis, Matapedia, Bonaventure, Quebec:  Ferdinand Pitre 27 day laborer, wife Rosalie 18.


- 1931 St. Benoit de Matapedia, Bonaventure, QUE:  Ferdinand Pitre 36 farmer, wife Rosalie 28, Georgiane 9, Rita 7, Antoinette 5, Lucie 3, Bertha 2, Augustin 7 months.   (St. Alexis)


Tombstone Inscription:  Sainte Rose de Lima Cemetery, L'Ile Perrot, Monteregie, Quebec:  Ferdinand Pitre / 1894 - 1060 / son epouse / Rosalie Martin / 1903 - 1970 / Alice Pigeon 1910 - 1997 / 1962 Marc 1964 / A. PIGEON


Obituaries for the children:

Lucie Pitre:  Bouvier (Pitre, Lucie).  At l'Ile Bizard, 19 June 1991, passed away Madame Paul Bouvier, 63 years, nee Lucie Pitre.  Besides her husband, she is survived by her children: Real, Pauline, Jean-Pierre, Rolland, Maurice and their spouses, as well as many grandchildren.  She also leaves her brothers and sisters, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces.  Viewing at the salons: Urgel Bourgie, Ste. Genevieve.  The funeral will take place Saturday 22 June at 12:30 p.m. in St. Raphael church, Ile Bizard and then to the cemetery of Ile Bizard.  Relatives and friends are kindly requested to attend without further invitation.  Visiting hours: Friday 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m.


Berthe Pitre:  13 January 1929 4 February 2020:  At the Rimouski Regional Hospital on February 4, 2020, passed away at the age of 91, Mrs. Berthe Pitre, residing in Rimouski, wife in first marriage of the late Mr. Joseph-Henri Poirier and in second marriage of the late Mr. Roger Dumais, daughter of the late Mr. Ferdinand Pitre and the late Mrs. Rosalie Martin.  The family will receive condolences on Friday, February 14, from 7 to 9:30 p.m., as well as on Saturday from 9 a.m., at the Cooperative funeraire du Bas-Saint-Laurent, in Rimouski.  The funeral will be celebrated on Saturday, February 15 at 10:30 a.m., in the church of Saint-Pie-X and the burial will take place later in the Saint-Germain commemorative gardens in Rimouski.  She is survived by her six children, Jacques Poirier (Monique Girard), Gisele Poirier (Louis Drapeau), Bernard Poirier (Judith Dumais), Chantal Poirier (Pierre Gingras), Serge Poirier (Marguerite Michaud) and Johanne Poirier, Daughters of Marie-de-l'Assomption.  Her grandchildren; Guillaume, Julie, Benoit, Yves, Stephane, her godson Eric, Lyne, Marie-Helene, Alexandre, as well as his goddaughter Marie-Josee Lepage, daughter of Marthe Dumais; her great-grandchildren; Mely-Rose, Hubert, Zacharie, Elizabeth, Mackenzie, Alizee, Daphnee, Evelyn, Vincent, Nicolas and Alex.  She also leaves to mourn her sister Gilberte, the youngest of the Pitre family of 9 children; her sister-in-law Joan Beaulieu, her godson Real Pitre, numerous nephews and nieces, as well as the nine children of the late Roger Dumais.  Your expressions of sympathy can result in a donation to Diabete Bas-Saint-Laurent or to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada of the BSL through the hostess at the salon.  From near and far, many of you have supported Berthe with your presence, your prayers and your messages.  Thank you from the heart.  Special thanks go to Judith Dumais and Bernard Poirier, who have taken care of Berthe for many years.  Thank you also to the medical staff of wing C on the 2nd and 3rd floors of the Hopital Regional de Rimouski as well as to the staff of the Residence Charles-Oscar.  A special thank you to her friends, Fr. Gerald Roy, Fr. Jocelyn Malenfant, Mrs. Francoise Cote and Mrs. Nicole Richard.


Yvon Pitre:  At the Hospitality Centre of Asbestos, 2 May 2002, died Mr. Yvon Pitre, at the age of 68 years, husband of Cecile Thibeault, residing at Danville.  (-Missing-) Monday 6 May 2002, starting at midday.  Liturgy of the Word at 2 p.m.  Mr. Pitre is survived by his children: Daniel (Johanne Vachon), Danville; Jean-Luc (Martine Brisson), Richmond; Diane (Sylvain Pineau), Baie Comeau; Johanne (Andre Lauzon), Sherbrooke; his good friend: Jeannine Lachance, Asbestos; grandchildren: Sarah Pitre and Valerie Lauzon; brothers and sisters: Georgienne, Lucie, Rita, Antoinette, Berthe, Augustin, Annette and Gilberte, also many other relatives.


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Last updated:  16 December 2023.