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Bernie Drolet

January 11, 1933 - September 6, 2013


On September 6, 2013, Mr. Bernie Drolet of St. Paul passed away at the age of 80 years.  He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Gwen; 2 sons & 5 daughters, Sharlene (Rob) Gobert, Valerie Drolet & Karen (Mark) Drolet-Deputat all of Edmonton, Marie (Guy) Pomerleau, Doug (Denise) Drolet, Cliff (Lori) Drolet & Anita Carson all of St. Paul; 16 grandchildren, Dale, Robin, Radelle, Ken, Kerri, Jesse, Cade, Amanda, Daphne, Jonathan, Shawn, Annie, Erin, Marci, Ross & Matthew; 8 great-grandchildren, Caleb, Matea, Tahlea, Kianna, Hunter, Aleah, Logan & Avery; 3 brothers & 2 sisters, Edward (Norma) Drolet, Paul (Debbie) Drolet both of Lamont, Lucille (Fred) Roux of Fort Kent, Marguerite (Alex) Dutka of Edmonton & Hector (Sue) Drolet of Hanley; sister-in-law, Shirley Mooney of Prince George, B.C.; numerous nieces & nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph & Alexandrine; 1 daughter, Marilyn Garowey; 1 brother, Alex Drolet.  Prayer Service will be held on Thursday, September 12 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Cathedral, St. Paul.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 13 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul’s Cathedral, St. Paul. Reverend Father Gerard Gauthier will be the celebrant. Cremation will follow.  If desired, donations may be made to Haying in the 30's (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.  GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Janet and Dwayne Severin
Relation: Grandfather to our son - in law

We wish to send our deepest sympathy for your loss. May God wrap his arms around the family to give His love and strength.

From: Randy & Judy Kulczycki
Relation: Close friend

So very sorry for your loss, Bernie will always be in our thoughts and hearts.

From: Michael and Giselle Boucher
Relation: friend

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.
May God help you through it all.

From: Iris Tissington
Relation: Friend of Anita Carson

My sincerest condolences to you and your family Anita. Cherish the memories of your Dad as they always be with you.

From: Brian and Judy Pederson
Relation: Friends of Doug and Denise

Sorry to hear of your father/grandfathers passing. May all your memories help you in this time of sorrow. May god bless you all and do remember he will be in your hearts and with you always.

From: Reg & Trudy Young & the staff at Wilter Auto
Relation: Friend

It’s with heavy hearts that we offer our deepest sympathy to your family. We will miss our dear friend, Bernie and his visits to the store.

From: Don (Bono) Padlesky
Relation: Friend

My condolences to the Drolet family. Bernie was a friendly and enjoyable person to chat with. I will miss him.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
September 13, 2013
Beginning at 10:30am

St. Paul''s Cathedral

St. Paul, AB Canada

Prayer Service Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul”s Cathedral, St. Paul.

St. Paul, AB Canada

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The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

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