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Yvette Vanbrabant

June 4, 1922 - January 4, 2017


On January 4, 2017 Mrs. Yvette Marie-Ange VanBrabant of St. Paul passed away at the age of 94 years. She is survived by 3 daughters & 7 sons, Cecile (Clive) Lowe of Comox, BC, Paul (Lucy) of Saskatoon, SK, Laurette (Dale) Sherick of Sherwood Park, Jean (Shelley) of Camrose, Jacques (Sienna) of Sechelt, BC, Alphonse (Lorraine) of St. Paul, Marcel (Lorena) of Vegreville, Rene (Vicky) of Bonnyville, Rita (Vic) Gill of St. Paul & Antoine (Maxine) of Wainwright; 29 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; brother, Florian (Marguerite) of St. Paul; sister-in-law, Alice Ayotte; numerous nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Henri; son, Louis; grandson, Tyson; parents, Theodore & Leona Ayotte; 4 brothers, Emile, Alphonse, Jean-Baptiste & Lionel; 8 sisters, Analda, Albina, Cecile, Marie-Anne, Bernadette, Florida, Emilia & Rose. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, January 10 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 Alberta Lung Association c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

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

From: Pierre and Mariette Mahe
Relation: Friends

Al, Lorraine, Rita and family. So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I worked with her at Extendicare many years ago. She was such a kind woman and she will be missed by many. May happy mementoes help you through this difficult time.

From: Bim and Paulette Smith
Relation: family freinds

Our deepest condolences to Van Brabant family

From: Alex & Celine Berlinguette
Relation: Cousins

Rita& Victor, may you find comfort in knowing your mother is at rest in God’s peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

From: Ellie Peters
Relation: Friend of Al and Lorraine

Al and Lorraine – to you and yours – my sincere sympathy on the passing of your Mom. May she live on in the cherished memories you carry in your hearts.

From: Claire and Chuck Smith
Relation: My Aunt and Godmother

My heart is filled with sadness for the loss of Aunty Yvette💞
I truly feel blessed that she was my God Mother! I have so many fond memories of her.
Your mom was a special lady.
I am truly sadden to not be able to celebrate her life with all of you as we are in our winter home in Mexico.. But know that I share in your grief and extend our heart filled sympathy to all of you
With much love Claire and Chuck💕

From: Town of Bonnyville Mayor and Council and Staff

To Rene, Vicki and Family,
Our sincere condolences in the passing of your mother, Yvette. Please know you are in our thoughts and we are thinking of you in your time of sorrow. Mayor Sobolewski and Council and Town Staff

From: Jacques & Clarisse Proulx
Relation: niece and nephew

All our sympathy to all the families

From: Louise & Laurent DeChamplain
Relation: friends of the family

Our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time.

From: Jules Rocque
Relation: Great-aunt

To my great-cousins and family, condolences to all. Ma-tante Yvette était une superbe dame, souriante et toujours accueillante. Mes souvenirs remontent jusqu’à la ferme où il y avait toujours une place de libre autour de la table déjà bien remplie. Repose en paix, ma-tante.

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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
January 10, 2017
Beginning at 10:30am

St. Paul Cathedral

St. Paul, AB Canada

St. Paul, AB Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Alberta Lung Association

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

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