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Suzanne COUTU (nee Bachelet)

May 12, 1925 - February 12, 2020

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Suzanne grew up in Brosseau, Alberta, the daughter of Gaston & Sylva Bachelet and sister to Robert, Constance & Oliver.
She married Hector Coutu on October 31st, 1949 and together they farmed in Brosseau.

Suzanne Coutu passed away at the age of 94 and leaves behind 5 children, Annette (Robert) Moser, Roland Coutu, Adrian (Debbie) Coutu, Denise (Andy) Robinson, Yvonne (Wayne) Baxter; 17 grandchildren, Felice (Trevor), Brett (Brigida), Bryce, Michael (Sherry), Jennifer (Ed), Patricia (Cody), Mark, Nathan (Katey), Jason (Dale), Daniel (Tirzah), Ashley (Dalen), Lance (Amanda), Trish (Jason), Drew (Tiffannie), Chris (Kim), Bob (Julie), Colin (Nikki) & 35 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Lorraine Bachelet & Marie Bachelet; numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Raymond; parents, Gaston & Sylva; husband, Hector; brothers, Oliver & Robert; sister, Constance; grandson, Ryan; & great-granddaughter, Hannah.

Suzanne will be greatly missed for her love, generosity, sense of humor, dedication to her family & friends, and for her compassion towards all. Her recipe for a happy life was daily prayer, love for family, concern for those in need and absolute trust in God. The Coutu family wishes to thank the staff at the Hillside Lodge, Long Term Care, and all healthcare professionals for their care in making our mother’s later years comfortable. A Prayer Service will be held on Friday, February 21 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Laurent Roman Catholic Church, Brosseau. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 22 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Laurent Roman Catholic Church, Brosseau. Reverend Father Philip Mathew will be the celebrant with interment in the church cemetery. Lunch to follow at the Brosseau Community Hall. If desired, donations may be made to the Catholic Diocese of St. Paul – St. Laurent Parish, the St. Laurent Cemetery Fund or Two Hills Health Centre Foundation c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Garrett Chomlak
Relation: Friend

My deepest sympathy and condolences to the family and friends of Suzanne. Her smile and kindness will be greatly missed!

From: Sandy & Rob Misanchuk

To the Coutu Families,

Our prayers are with the Coutu families during this difficult time, may her memory last forever!

From: Eileen Owen
Relation: Niece

To my cousins and their families. It has been said by so many, but it’s worth repeating. Aunty Suzanne was a very special lady who welcomed everyone she met with a big smile. It was always genuine. She will be missed.

From: ART BARRY
Relation: customer and family friend

Roland and Adrian. You will always be remembered as well as the rest of your family. I didn’t know your mother well, but remember her and the little blue truck. ?. Best Regards.

From: Sally and Dan Yake (Gongos)
Relation: Neighbors

So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. She lived a long life and now has the rest she deserves. Please accept our condolences.

Pages: 123

Service Schedule

  Prayers

Date & Time:
February 21, 2020
Beginning at 7:00pm

Location:
St. Laurent Roman Catholic Church

Brosseau, AB Canada


Brosseau, AB Canada

  Mass of Christian Burial

Date & Time:
February 22, 2020

Location:
St. Laurent Roman Catholic Church

Brosseau, AB Canada


Brosseau, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

If desired, donations may be made to the Catholic Diocese of St. Paul – St. Laurent Parish, the St. Laurent Cemetery Fund or Two Hills Health Centre Foundation c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1.

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