Surrounded by family, our beloved and cherished Carmelle passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 at Saint-Boniface Hospital at the young age of 73. She was a strong, affectionate and caring woman, wife, mother, grandmother, sister, friend and teacher.
She is lovingly remembered by her husband, Gerry Lafantaisie, along with her children - Shawn (Marcia), Bridget (Ken) and Jerry (Lorica). Her prized grandchildren - Krysta (Will), Derek (Brandy), Evan, Bryanna, Shayna, Danika,Léa and soon-to-be great-grandchild, Léo. She leaves behind her siblings Yolande Gosselin, Denis Hébert, Jeanne Gosselin (Wilfrid), Gilles Hébert and Diane Robert (Léo). She will also be missed by numerous extended family and friends as there has been so many lives she deeply touched.
Carmelle is predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Rose-Alma (née Marcotte) Hébert; Roger and Lorraine Hébert, Guy Hébert, Gérard Gosselin, Jocelyne and Hélène Hébertand Berne Gosselin.
Carmelle always made everyone feel accepted and loved. She had unconditional love and devotion for her family and her faith. Carmelle was charismatic and a natural at teaching and had such an impact on countless lives.
The Funeral Mass will be held Monday April 2, 2018 at St. Malo Catholic Church at 11:00 a.m.
The family wishes to sincerely thank everyone for all their prayers as well as the staff at the intensive care unit at the St. Boniface Hospital for the special care they gave Carmelle in her final days.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to: Catholic School of Evangelization.