Lorraine T. Burbine It is with sadness we announce the passing of Lorraine T. Burbine, age 88, of River Hebert. Lorraine passed away peacefully at Gables Lodge, Amherst on Thursday, November 16, 2017 with family by her side. Born in River Hebert, she was a daughter of the late Leon and Veronica (Casey) Richard. Her family was her life. Her best days were spent spoiling her grand children and great grandchildren. Lorraine enjoyed fishing with her husband, John. She loved curling and bowling. Family was everything to her, spending time camping, going to baseball games and cheering on her kids. In her later years she embraced her family at Gables Lodge as if they were her own.She will be dearly missed by her daughters, Beverly Doucette of River Hebert and Gen (Pat) MacDonald, of Stewiacke, and Janet (Roger) Hebert, Moncton; 5 grandchildren, TJ Wood ( Crystal Porter), Kevin Wood ( Myrna Legere) Veronica Poplar ( Rick James) , Lisa Poplar ( Tim Tucker) and John Hebert and 3 great grandchildren, Justina Morris ( Lacey Reid) , Devin Poplar and Josh Wood, brother, Joseph Richard (Beryle) sister in law, Donna Richard, friend, Janet Morris. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her husband John; son David; brothers, Reginald, Bill, Ed, Arrangements have been entrusted to Furlong~Jones Funeral Home, River Hebert, NS (902-251-2877), where visiting hours will be held on Monday,November 20, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 11 am, Father Craig Christenson officiating. Burial will take place in St. Thomas Aquinas Parish Cemetery. Donations in memory of Lorraine may be made to the River Hebert Fire Department, St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery Fund and the St. Denis Cemetery. Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Lorraine's online memorial at www.furlongjones.ca or through the Furlong~Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page. The family would like to thank the staff at Gables Lodge for embracing mom and caring for her as they would their own mother these past years.