Peacefully at her home in Embrun on Friday, May 8, Cecile Desormeaux (nee Gibeault), formerly of Chesterville, age 96. Beloved wife of the late Valmore Desormeaux. Loving mother of Edna Brisson (Denis) of Embrun, Theresa van Kessel (Bert) of Chesterville, Irene van Delst (Cory) of Chesterville and Georgette Carriere (Pierre) of Embrun. Mamere will be fondly remembered by 16 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great,great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sons Richard and Gerald Desormeaux and her brothers Alcide and Hector Gibeault. She is also survived by nieces and nephews.
Cecile was a faithful member of the C.W.L. and the Helping Hands for many years.
Due to Coronavirus restrictions a mass to honour Cecile will be held at St. Mary of the Presentation Roman Catholic Church, Chesterville at a later date. A reception will follow. Donations to St. Mary’s Church would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. If you are making your donation online or by cheque directly to the charity, please include the following note with your gift “please notify the family”. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.
St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chesterville