Lionel Willie Gaucher
Nov. 30th, 1928 – June 25th, 2008
Lionel passed away in his home, with his family by his side. He was predeceased by his parents Emile and Blandine; brothers Lucien, Denis, Gilbert, Alex and sisters Claire Wirges and Sr. Evelyn; mother/father-in-law Lucille and John Pepin; brother-in-law Robert Pepin and sister-in-law Micki Pepin. Lionel is survived by his wife of 50 years Marilyne, daughters Lorraine (Paul) Arguin, Elaine (Wilf) Grapentin, Annette (Claude) Chevrier and Jocelyn (Marcel) Huel; 10 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter; brothers Edgar (Laurianne), Louis (Yvette), Oliver (Pauline); sisters Helen (Dave) Seager and Dianne (Ed) Yohemas; brothers-in-law Gerry Wirges, Denis (Carol) Pepin, Phillip Pepin; sisters-in-law Dee Gaucher, Eleanor Christie and Brenda Pepin; and several nieces and nephews. Lionel was born on November 30th, 1928 on the family farm. He married Marilyne Pepin on October 12th, 1957. They resided in the Coderre district for 50 years. His passions in life were his family, farming and gardening. He will be fondly remembered for his sense of humor, his generosity and always being willing to lend a hand. Evening prayers will be held on Sunday, June 29th, 2008 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Church of Our Lady in Moose Jaw. The Funeral Mass will take place on Monday, June 30th, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Charles Church in Coderre. In lieu of flowers, donations will gladly be accepted by the Coderre/Courval Community Centre.