BOURGEOIS, John F.
The funeral mass for John F. Bourgeois was held on Saturday, July 4, 2015, from Ferguson Logan Montague Funeral Home to St. Mary’s Church, Montague. The funeral mass was celebrated by Fr. Gerard Chaisson. The pall was placed by Robert Bourgeois and Chris Bourgeois. The readings were proclaimed by Jackie Bourgeois and Josephine Jackson. Prayers of the faithful were offered by Elaine Scully. The organist was Joan Murchison. The funeral mass was sung by St. Mary’s Church choir under the direction of Yvonne Higgins. Hymns for the mass were: Entrance, Here I Am Lord; psalm, The Lord Is My Shepherd; offertory, On Eagles Wings; communion, I Am The Bread Of Life; incensing, Quietly, Peacefully; and recessional, How Great Thou Art. The lay minister was Sr. Elizabeth Dunn. The altar servers were Tony Molloy, George Jackson, Francis Brothers and Mike MacLean. The pallbearers were Chris Bourgeois, Robert Bourgeois, Joe Purchase, Luc Bourgeois, Patrick Bourgeois and Steven Bourgeois. The flowerbearers were Kasia Ansems, Conor Ansems, Inez Bailey, Billy Acorn, Margo Jackson and Amanda Purchase. Honorary pallbearers were Gary Boudreault, Eddie Perrot, Francois LaBelle, Herbie Williams, Eddie Jackson and Harvey MacDonald. The committal service took place in St. Mary’s Parish Cemetery.