Iris Mae Bourgeois

BOURGEOIS, Iris Mae

1938 ~ 2010


Iris was predeceased by her parents Clyde and Reta Snyder and two brothers Bill and Carl all of Sheet Harbour, N.S.


She is survived by her husband Larry Bourgeois, sons : Blake of Toronto, Ontario and Peter (Sylvia) of Vancouver, B.C. She is also survived by her grandchildren Benjamin (11 years) and Jacob (7 years). Also survived by her brother Bob & Irma Snyder of Sheet Harbour, N.S., and by Carl’s wife Yvonne of Enfield, N.S., Bill’s wife Chris Snyder of Dartmouth, N.S., along with a sister Diane & Leon Snyder-Hilts of Cambridge, Ontario including many nieces and nephews.


Iris was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion for 28 years and the Triple Eight Wing for 17 years. She worked at St. Joseph’s Hospital as a LPN for over 27 years. She enjoyed fishing and gardening. Iris was a congenial person with a great sense of humour and was well liked by the majority.


Flowers are gratefully declined. Donations to a charity of one’s choice would be greatly appreciated.


The family would like to thank Dr. Bowler, Dr. Engman and Dr. Wale along with the medical staff in the ICU.