GARNEAU, Aline Louise (nee RIVEST)
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our beloved mother, wife, sister, grandmother and friend, Aline on March 13, 2022, at the age of 86.
She leaves behind a large family who will miss her dearly, including her daughter; Michelle Garneau, sons; Darcy Garneau, Robert (Heather) Garneau, four granddaughters; ten great grandchildren; one step great great grandson; as well as many cherished relatives and friends. She is survived by her brothers; Paul and Simon (Rita) Rivest, sisters; Annette Brown, and Denise Rivest, and sister-in-law; Martha Rivest. She was predeceased by her husband, Roger, in 2009, her Parents; Lucien & Emeric Rivest, eight siblings; six brothers-in-law; and one sister-in-law.
She was born in Pickardville, AB the 9th of 13 children and grew up in Jarvie, AB. After leaving high school she worked as a dental assistant in Edmonton until she met and married, Roger Garneau. They were blessed to have had 52 years together. She was always a caregiver and her life centered on ministering to others through the Charismatic Renewal Movement, Grief Share Programs, and Prayer Groups. She was a gifted music teacher, accomplished at the piano and organ, many of her students went on to advanced musical training.
The family would like to extend thanks to the staff of Rosedale Seniors Living for the kindness shown to Aline during her time of illness.