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RENE LAFOURNAISE It is with sadness in our hearts that we announce the passing of René Charlie Lafournaise, husband, dad, and pepère on Friday, September 7, 2012, at the Health Sciences Centre after battling several lengthy illnesses. René is survived by his wife of 41 years, Lina, and two sons, Robert (Tania) and Jacques. He is also survived by his four grandchildren Kobi, Jena, Riley, and Aleksa. Left to mourn are, his brothers Jean (Jocelyne), Pierre (Mickey), sisters Colette (Larry), Irène (Maurice), Anna, and Rita as well as many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews, and numerous friends. He was predeceased by his parents Napoléon and Donalda (Perreault) Lafournaise. René never let his illnesses keep him down. He fought them right to the end and his perseverance will be a lasting memory for all his family and friends. Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at the St. Malo Church with interment to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CancerCare Manitoba at 675 McDermot Ave., Room ON1160, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0V9. DESJARDINS 233-4949 1-888-233-4949
Publish Date: Sep 10, 2012
RENE LAFOURNAISE Peacefully, surrounded by family, René passed away on Friday, September 7, 2012 at the Health Science Centre. Complete obituary notice to follow. Desjardins 233-4949 1-888-233-4949 www.desjardinsfuneralchapel.ca
Publish Date: Sep 8, 2012
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on September 10, 2012
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