Psalms 27:1 – The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?

We celebrate the life of Marcelline Letang Nee Francois, affectionately known as “Nanin”, “Ma Neil”, or “Mardelyn” of Thibaud, who resided at her daughter’s residence in Vieille case. 

She was 101 years of age. She was born on March 17th, 1920 and passed on March 14th, 2022

She lives behind 6 children:  Doreen Massicott and Sylvia Augustine in Dominica, Gracelyn Baptiste, Delia Bordin and Pernel Letang in Guadeloupe, Nathalie Peters in St. Maarten.

2 Step Children: Mascol Letang and Hilia Thomas in Dominica

1 Sister: Lislyn Francois in Guadeloupe

1 Brother: Evans Francois in England

52 Grand Children

85 Great Grand Children

8 Great- great Grand Children

12 nieces and 1 nephew

Sons in-law John Augustine, Ross Figaro, Marius Baptiste and Eddie Bordin

Her Care Givers- Shirley Carbon and Management and Staff at the New Age Residential Care Home in Glanvillia Portsmouth.

Also left to mourn are: other relatives and friends in Dominica and abroad. The Communities of Thibaud, Paix Bouche, Vieille Case, Penville, and Bense/Anse De- Mai. 

The members of the Royal Candles Adult Group and Social League of Thibaud. 

The Dominica Council on Aging

The Going Home Service for the deceased Marcelline Letang nee Francois affectionately known as “Nanin”, “Ma Neil”, or “Mardelyn” will be held at the Thibaud Roman Catholic Church on Saturday April 9th 2022, at 2pm, followed by interment at the Vieille Case Roman Catholic Cemetery