Alphonse passed away peacefully after a long illness, with his loving family at his side. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife of 50 years, Rejeanne–semicolon– children, Louise (Chris), Diane (Robbie), Danny (Karen) and Aline (Tom)–semicolon– grandchildren, Jeff, Josh, Jordan, Matthew, Michelle, Meagan, Isabella and Sam–semicolon– sisters, Jeanne and Theresa (Raymond). Alphonse was predeceased by daughter, Suzanne–semicolon– parents, Euclide and Emelda–semicolon– and siblings, Joseph, Alfred and Sr.Gabrielle.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday April 5, at 10 a.m. at St. Edmund’s Church, 13120 – 116 Street, Edmonton, with interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.
Donations in Alphonse’s memory can be made to the Mel Miller Hospice (9Y) at the Edmonton General Hospital, c/o Hospital Foundation, 11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5K 0L4. The family would like to thank Dr. Ronald Barton and homecare nurses Fei and Christina for their compassion and friendship, and the staff of the Mel Miller Hospice for the comfort they brought Al in his final days.