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July 3, 1934 - July 14, 2018


On July 14, 2018, Mr. Roland Gascon of Elk Point passed away at the age of 84 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Jean; children, Omer, Jerry (Delayne) both of Prince George, B.C., Rene of Elk Point & Roxanne (Steve) Hoshowski of Edmonton; 3 grandchildren, Jarrett, Gabriel & Isabella; 2 step-grandchildren, Devon & Jordan; 4 sisters, Laurette (Jerome) Labonte, Beth (Fred) Bowman, Claudette (Stan “Pete”) Krylo & Helen Gascon; numerous nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Irene & Antonio; brothers, Fred, Lucien, Omer, Charles, Rudolph, Richard & Henry; sisters, Lillian, Aline, Margaret & Teresa in infancy. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, July 20 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul with Reverend Father Gerard Gauthier as the celebrant. Cremation to 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

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

From: Erna bowen
Relation: AquaintNce

From grant and erna bowen. Our deepest condolances to the family of a very cheerful smiley man. He always had time for a quick chat no matter where you ran into him He will be missed. Elk point wont be the same without him🙏🏼

From: The Sharkey
Relation: Friends

We will miss Rollie’s many stories and jokes. Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.

From: Karen Jorritsma
Relation: I was one of the many customers at his restaurant. Always treated me with a smile and a chat.

Condolences to the family. Rollie will be missed.

From: Isabel Hawryluk
Relation: Friend of the family

To the entire Gascon family, we were deeply saddened to hear of Roland’s passing. He will be deeply missed. Gary, Isabel Hawryluk and family

From: Debbie Runco
Relation: Friend of daughter Roxanne

May the special memories of your husband, dad and grandfather bring you peace and give you comfort knowing that you were loved beyond words. Sending my deepest condolences to you all…..

From: Doreen Younghans
Relation: Friend

Saddened to hear of Roland’s passing, so glad we had that short visit a week ago.
Thoughts and prayers to all . Doreen younghans and family

From: Malo Family
Relation: Family and Friend

Rest In Peace Uncle Roland. Your kind presence and smile will be missed. But a lifetime of memories will be cherished.

From: Donna Norman
Relation: Friend of Rene

So sorry for your loss Rene and family . Your in Our thoughts and prayers . We’ll miss your dads awesome smile , but it will always be with us in our hearts.

From: Marc & Margaret Marcoux
Relation: friend

Our deepest sympathies to you Rene. Always enjoyed having a meal at the burger bar. Visiting with Rolli was always a lot of fun.

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Service Schedule

  Mass of Christian Burial

Date & Time:
July 20, 2018
Beginning at 1:00pm

St. Paul Cathedral

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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.

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