LAPLANTE -unexpectedly at his residence, January 8, 2018, Joseph Marc Horace Laplante of Waweig, NB. Born in Dalhousie, N.B. June 27, 1929. Son of the late Joseph Horace and Grace (Ouelette) Laplante.

Survived by two sons, Paul Laplante (Donna) of Markham, ON., Marc Laplante (JiShan) of Dartmouth, N.S. , daughter, Brenda Laplante of Dartmouth, N.S., four grandchildren, Brandon, Angela, David and Dana. Brothers, Paul Laplante, Roger Laplante, sister, Nicole Prudhommeax, all of Quebec, and several nieces and nephews

Predeceased by his parents, wife Gloria (Smith) Laplante and son David Brian Laplante.

Resting at The S.O. Mehan and Son Funeral Home Ltd. 23 Main Street St. Stephen, NB. where visiting hours will be held Thursday evening from 7-9 PM

Funeral mass will be celebrated at Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church, Union Street, St. Stephen, N.B. on Friday, January 12, 2018 at 11:00 AM.

For those who wish in lieu of flowers, remembrances to a charity of ones choice would be appreciated by the family. On-line condolences for the family may be sent to www.mehanfuneralhome.ca