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ALBERT HENRI JOSEPH DUVAL

Born: Jul 03, 1928

Date of Passing: Mar 23, 2019

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ALBERT HENRI JOSEPH DUVAL July 3, 1928 - March 23, 2019 Peacefully, at the Boundary Trails Health Centre (BTHC) in Winkler, MB, on Saturday, March 23, 2019 Albert passed away at the age of 90. He was born the eldest of six children to parents, Louis and Anna (Vermette) Duval on July 3, 1928, on their farm in St. Jean-Baptiste, Manitoba. At the age of 12, his life was changed when his father passed away unexpectedly. By this point, he had already been doing the two things he liked most, farming and driving. These were to shape his future work life. During this difficult period of his life, he never forgot the good deeds and help he and his family received. Albert was happiest behind the wheel of a vehicle, be it a car, truck, big rig or tractor. He drove his car almost daily until a month before his passing. He was also known as the Town Historian. He would start up a conversation with anyone who would listen. He had an incredible memory for names, dates, buildings and land in much of Southern Manitoba. He leaves to mourn his wife, Therese (Lavallee), whom he married June 2, 1951. He is survived by his son Louis (Margery), his daughters, Mona (Ron Livingstone) and Doreen, and his daughter-in-law Agnes (Herb Weidman). He is also survived by his sister Annette Lavallee, and his sister-in-law Helene Duval. Pepere was particularly proud of his 10 grandchildren, Danielle Bruneau, Roger Duval, Jean-Claude Duval, Chantale Wessell, Jonathon Weidman, Alan Livingstone, Kevin Livingstone, Ryan Livingstone, Robert Livingstone, Darren Cataford, and his 16 great-grandchildren. Albert was predeceased by his son Robert (1988), as well as his parents, Louis and Anna Duval, his brothers, Adonias and Camille, and sisters, Solange Jobin and Therese Sabourin. We, his children, are very grateful for our father's dedication and care to our mother over the years. The family wishes to thank the wonderful staff at BTHC for their care and compassion shown to our dad and mom over the past few weeks. Dad repeatedly said the care was 100%. Thank you also to the extended family and friends who visited and spent time with Dad before and after his hospitalization. The Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Roman Catholic Church in St. Joseph, Manitoba. Public viewing will be from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. and eulogy at 1:45 p.m. Interment will take place in the St. Joseph parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Boundary Trails Health Centre Foundation Palliative Care Program, Box 2000, Stn. Main, Winkler, MB R6W 1H8. Arrangements Entrusted to: Morris Funeral Home 204-746-2451 www.morrisfuneralhome.ca
Publish Date: Mar 30, 2019

ALBERT HENRI JOSEPH DUVAL July 3, 1928 - March 23, 2019 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Albert Duval, loving husband of Therese (Lavallee), at the Boundary Trails Health Centre, on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the age of 90. The Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Roman Catholic Church in St. Joseph, Manitoba. Public viewing will be from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. and eulogy at 1:45 p.m. Interment will take place in the St. Joseph parish cemetery. Longer obituary to follow in the Saturday's paper. Arrangements Entrusted to: Morris Funeral Home 204-746-2451 www.morrisfuneralhome.ca
Publish Date: Mar 28, 2019

As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on Mar 28, 2019, Mar 30, 2019

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