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Gilberte Lafortune

August 25, 1930 - October 27, 2016


On October 27, 2016, Mrs. Gilberte Lafortune of St. Paul passed away at the age of 86 years. She is survived by 2 sons & 2 daughters, Raymond (Connie) Lafortune, Doris Wychopen, Diane (Leo) Cote & Marcel (Debbie) Lafortune; 8 grandchildren, Andrea (Russ), Tara, Douglas (Melissa), Jennifer (Brad), Renee (James), Erin (Richard), Sarah (Mike) & Raeah (Nic); 2 step-grandchildren, Michael (Becky) & Jaimie; 9 great-grandchildren, Dylan, Danielle, Tory, Cael, Jacob, Evan, Avery, Evan & Noah; 3 step-great-grandchildren, Austin, Kyrstin & Alessandro; 3 sisters & 1 brother, Berthe (Roland) Michaud, Real (Jenny) Malo, Jeannine (Roland) Gascon & Fleurette (Metro) Papirny; sisters-in-law, Marie Ange Malo, Lucille Gascon & Lorraine (Victor) Malo; numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Origene “Shorty”, parents, Floremond & Maria Malo, sister, Lucille (Jacques) Charbonneau; 4 brothers, Lucien (Irene), Pierre (Lillian Durand), Roland & Aime. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, November 1 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul. Reverend Father Gerard Gauthier will be the celebrant with interment in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, St. Paul. 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: Percy and Gisele Malech
Relation: Friend to Diane,Leo and family

Diane, our deepest sympathy and condolences to you and all your family. Thoughts and prayers from our family to yours at this most difficult time.

From: Ken and Alice Cooper
Relation: friend

Doris and family:

Accept our condolences on the loss of your heavenly mom. You all have been so good to her and now you can rest in the knowledge that she is with your Dad Our prayers for your peace and rest as you move on

From: Lynn and Wally Sinclair
Relation: friends

Dear Doris, Diane and Leo, Ray and Connie, Marcel and Debbie, and your families, May you all find comfort in your treasured memories of wonderful family times spent with your mom/grandma. We are sure that heaven is a better place with one more angel there.
With love from Lynn and Wally

From: Lorette & Glenn Andersen
Relation: friends of Diane and Marcel

Diane& family, Marcel & family:
You are in our thoughts and prayers during this time of grief.

From: Annette Berezanski
Relation: worked with Gilberte at Nursing Home

My Deepest Sympathy to Marcel , Debbie and Family, and the Lafortune Family’s .Thoughts and prayers sent your way.

From: Albert Lafortune
Relation: nephew

My condolences Marcel, Dianne, Doris and Ray. I will miss our chats at the bingoes. She always had a kind word. REST IN PEACE aunty.

From: Sandy & Rob Misanchuk
Relation: Co-Worker

Marcel, Debbie & Family, Our prayers are with you at this difficult time.

From: Diane &Bob Chretien
Relation: Friend

Our deepest sympathy to your family. May God give you the strength needed as you grieve this tremendous loss. May she rest in peace.

From: Dian Smith (nee Paziuk)
Relation: School pal of Doris

To Doris and family: I send you and your family sincere condolences at this difficult time. Losing a parent(s) is never easy. Keep your memories close to your heart and they never leave you.

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
November 1, 2016
Beginning at 11:00am

St. Paul Cathedral
4625 - 50 Ave.
St. Paul, AB Canada

4625 - 50 Ave.
St. Paul, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Haying in the 30's (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB. T0A 3A1

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