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Simone Palardy Bessette

Stefan Maglov
Validated By: Stefan Maglov On Date: Jan. 01st 2024

Simone Palardy Bessette was a Canadian supercentenarian whose age has been validated by LongeviQuest.


Pelardy Bessette was born in Quebec, Canada, on 13 February 1913, to parents Osias Palardy and Marie Anne Fréchette. She had at least three sisters: Berthe, Thérèse, and Jeanne.

At some point, she married Romuald Bessette. The couple had two children: Régis Bessette and Nicole (married Brochu).

Pelardy Bessette passed away in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, on 9 December 2023, at the age of 110 years, 299 days. She was survived by her two children, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

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At the time of death, she was the second-oldest (known) living person in Quebec, behind Margaret Romans.

Her age was validated by LongeviQuest on 1 January 2024.

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* “PALARDY BESSETTE, Simone” – Coopérative funéraire de l’Estrie