It is with great sadness that the family of Louis Allain announce his unexpected passing on Monday November 18th, 2019 in Fredericton. Louis was born on April 7, 1934 to the late Leonel and Marie (Maillet) Allain in Sainte-Marie-de-Kent, NB.
Louis leaves behind the love of his life and best friend, Antoinette (Goguen) Allain. He is also survived by his children, Lise Allain (Allan Carson) and their children Nathaniel and Cameron Carson, Jean-Marc Allain (Heather Giacomantonio), and his children Alexandre and Zachary Allain; his brothers and sisters Paul Allain (Therese), George Allain (Florine), Gerard Allain (Georgia), Marguerite Melanson (Sean); brother-in-law Albert Belliveau; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Louis was predeceased by his parents Lionel and Marie Allain; his brother Jean Allain; sisters Marguerite Allain, Angela Cormier and Dorilla Belliveau. He will be missed by the TGIF Gang, his extended family, dear friends and neighbors at the golf Greens condo.
Louis was born and raised on a farm in Sainte-Marie-de-Kent. He attended technical college in Moncton where he became a certified electrician and plumber. He owned Bouctouche Plumbing and Heating for many years before moving to Fredericton and joining the Canada Mortgage Housing Corporation in 1976. He retired 2002 as Chief Inspector. He loved his work and spoke often and very fondly of his CMHC family.
Louis was an incredibly kind person, enjoyed talking with everyone and made friends wherever he went. He loved to travel and to spend time with his family. Louis and Antionette celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this summer surrounded by family.
Louis is resting at McAdams Funeral Home, 160 York Street, Fredericton. Visitation will take place on Friday November 22, 2019 from 4 - 7 pm. A funeral service will be held at Eglise Ste-Anne-des-Pays-Bas, 655 Priestman St., Fredericton, NB on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11am.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Louis’s name to the Arthritis Society or a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.