It is with great sadness that the family of Ernest Samuel de Champlain of St. Albert, Alberta, announces his passing on October 18th, 2017 at 89 years of age.
Ernest is survived by his loving family–semicolon– loving companion of 25 years, Doris–semicolon– Children: Carmen (Doug) Ozano, Phil, Michelle (Brian) Morren, Gilles–semicolon– son-in-law, Jim (Birgit) Zdril–semicolon– nine grandchildren–semicolon– ten great grandchildren–semicolon– two sisters: Bernice (Roger)
St. Martin, Collette Hills as well as numerous relatives and friends.
He was predeceased by his wife, Lorraine–semicolon– daughter, Jocelyne–semicolon– brothers: Maurice, Rene, Roland, Norbert, relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Ernest’s Life will be held on October 26th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 9 Muir Drive, St. Albert, T8N 1G1.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 5241 Calgary Trail NW #144, Edmonton, AB T6H 5G8.