It is with broken hearts the family of Leonide “Leo” Joseph Daigle, loving and devoted husband to Kelly (Hoyt) Daigle, announces his unexpected passing which occurred on Sunday, June 21, 2020. Born in St. Charles, NB on April 16, 1948 , he was the son of the late Mathias and Leonie Daigle. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his father-in-law Eric Roy Hoyt, brother Paul Daigle and his feline companion Blakie.
Leo was a well-known barber in Rothesay, he will be missed by so many of his clients. Leo was a dedicated husband and proud father, brother, uncle and friend. He was a friend of Bill W. Leo enjoyed playing his guitar, going to the gym but especially loved spending quality time with his family.
In addition to his wife of 35 years, Kelly, he is survived by his cherished daughters Brittany Johnston (Jeff); Dara Campbell (Allen Ross); brother Gerry Daigle (Ginette); mother-in-law Ruth Hoyt; sisters-in-law Shirley Daigle, Tracey Hoyt (Daniel London); brother-in-law Kenneth Hoyt (Joan); nephews Paul Daigle (Bill), Matt Sawyer; niece Mary Rose Daigle.
Due to the current pandemic, there will be no visitation or funeral service. A graveside service will be held at Ocean View Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 715 Latimore Lake Road, Saint John, on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 10 a.m. All are welcome.
Remembrances in memory of Leo may be made to the SPCA Animal Rescue or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
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SPCA Animal Rescue
295 Bayside Drive,, Saint John NB E2J 1B1