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June 17, 1953 - January 20, 2023


On January 20, 2023, Mr. Emile Desaulniers of St. Paul passed away at the age of 69 years. He is survived by his son, Philip; daughters, Colette & Heidi; brother, Paul (Patricia); sisters, Aline (Carl) Whitehead & Carmen (Eric) DeSchipper; numerous nieces & nephews. Emile was predeceased by his wife, Karen; parents, Raymond & Rita. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 11 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul with Reverend Father Marvin Tanquerido officiating. Those wishing to view the service online may do so by Livestream by clicking the Live Service tab above. A recording of the service will also be made available. A Celebration of Life for Emile & Karen to follow at the St. Paul Seniors Centre, St. Paul. If desired, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice c/o 5626-51 Street, St. Paul, Alberta 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: Amy-Lynne Mahon
Relation: Niece

Uncle Emile was always so kind and fun to be around. I remember he let me drive before I was old enough, and put makeup on him one Christmas. Those are just a couple of the fun memories I shall treasure.

I’m so sorry for your loss, Philip, Colette and Heidi.

From: Shelly Amos
Relation: Close neighbour

He will be greatly missed. My deepest condolences

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Service Schedule

  Memorial Service

Date & Time:
February 11, 2023
Beginning at 11:00am

St. Paul Cathedral
4613 50 Ave
St. Paul, AB Canada T0A 3A3

4613 50 Ave
St. Paul, AB Canada T0A 3A3

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If desired, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice c/o 5626-51 Street, St. Paul, Alberta T0A 3A1.

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