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Marie-Ange Annette Chamberland (Pigeon)

September 23, 1926 - March 22, 2014


On March 22, 2014, Mrs. Marie-Ange Annette Chamberland (née Pigeon) of Edmonton, formerly of St. Paul, passed away at the age of 87 years. She is survived by 4 daughters, Juliette (Roy) Hawreluk of Kelowna, B.C., Yolande (Jean-Marc) Cadrin of Edmonton, Louise (Danny) Smyl of St. Paul & Denise (Serge) Thibodeau of Innerkip, Ontario; 2 step-daughters, Liz Opalinski of Edmonton & Anne (Bob) Stainthorpe of St. Albert; 14 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Yolande Dubois & Antoinette (Pat) Gratton all of St. Paul; 3 brothers-in-law, Paul (Donna) Chamberland, Jean (Raymonde) Chamberland & Adrien (Jeannine) Chamberland; sister-in-law, Yvonne Neumann; numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Narcisse Robinson; second husband, George Chamberland; third husband, Mike Opalinski; a daughter in infancy; 2 sisters, Germaine (Emile) Ayotte & Rita Robinson; 2 brothers, Pascal (Clarisse) Pigeon & Joe (Cecile) Pigeon; parents, Ernest & Lucienne Pigeon. Marie-Ange's family would like to extend a heartfelt thank-you to all the relatives and friends who gave a helping hand during her stay at the Edmonton General Hospice unit. A very special thank-you to the staff of the Hospice 9Y unit who provided care with compassion and dignity. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, March 29 at 10:30 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 30s Cancer Support Society or St. Paul Palliative Care Association c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visitwww.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.



5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1








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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

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

From: Gladys & Paul-Emile Boisvert
Relation: acquaintance

Louise, to you and all your family we wish to extend our most heartfelt sympathies upon the passing of your Mom. May knowing that you are in our thoughts and prayers in even the slightest way help ease the hurt you feel as you mourn her .

From: Pamela (Gratton) Myers
Relation: Husband was Marie's nephew

So sorry to hear about Auntie Marie. Sending prayers and condolences to all of the family.

From: Ellie Peters
Relation: Friend of her daughter Louise

Louise – deepest sympathy to you and yours on the passing of your Mom. Cherish your memories.
“The angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hands of God”
E. E. Freeman

From: Sandy & Rob Misanchuk
Relation: Friends

Louise, Danny and Family,

May the memories left help you start the healing process. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all.

From: Yvette Mandin
Relation: friend

My condolences on the loss of your mother. Are we ever ready for the loss of a parent? Probably not but we are ever thankful for the many gifts, memories, support and guidance they gave us. Hugs.

Relation: A very special friend ,

Every special thought,s a prayer that God will keep you in his care .We will treasure the beauty of her life and the way she shared it with others.she will always be a precious part of our live . With Deepest Sympathy ,,, Love !, the Piquette Family ,,,,

From: louise and Gordon dunning
Relation: Very Dear friend ot the Tremblay family

Word can never express the lost of our loved ones , What we know is they are here only for a short while, God gave them to us God will take them Home again to a more Beautiful and Peaceful place , she is at peace and she is in her father’s arm Our God

From: Jacqueline McGrath
Relation: Friend of daughter Denise Thibodeau

My deepest sympathy. May your memories give you comfort in the days ahead.

From: Gary & Jeannine Kostrub
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Louise, Danny and Family so sorry for your loss are thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
March 29, 2014
Beginning at 10:30am

St. Paul Cathedral

, AB Canada

, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Haying in the 30s Cancer Support Society


St. Paul Palliative Care Association

c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB  T0A 3A1




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