On June 23, 2011, Lionel Edward Larose passed away in Edmonton at the age of 87 years. Leo was born on December 1, 1923 in Legal, Alberta.
Leo is survived by one brother, Gerald Larose of Devon and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Rita of 59 years and 14 of his brothers and sisters.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Albert Roman Catholic Church, 7 St. Vital Avenue, St. Albert, on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. with Rt. Reverend Denis Croteau, OMI officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Newman Theological College, 10012 – 84 Street, Edmonton, AB T6A 0B2 or to the Marian Centre, 10528 – 98 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5H 2N4.