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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: Gwenythe Gauthier
Relation: friend/family

My sympathy to Doris, Diane, Marcel & Raymond in the loss of your mom!! She was an awesome lady..always a smile for everyone!
Also to the Malo siblings, Bertha, Jean, Flurette & Real !
Praying God will wrap His arms of love around you all at this difficult time!!

From: Cecil Kitz
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Debbie and Marcel. So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother.
Thinking of you all.

From: Patti Skuba

Debbie and Marcel,
My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. Thinking of you all
during this difficult time.

Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Saddened to hear of Gilbertes passing and would like to send sincere condolelences to Marcel/Debbie and all the families-take care and remember all the good times you shared together…

From: Carmen (Lafreniere) Krevenky
Relation: worked with Gilberte at extendicare

My deepest heartfelt condolence to Gil’s family. She was a very sweet and kind woman. I have some wonderful memories of her. We r all so blessed to have known her.

From: Pamela Gratton (Myers)
Relation: Worked with Gil at extenicare

Sending my condolences to your family. I loved working with Gil she was the sweetest lady and had a great sense of humor and a kind heart.

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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

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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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