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Born: Oct 09, 1942

Date of Passing: Mar 21, 2020

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On Saturday, March 21, 2020, Therese Desmarais (Saindon) passed away peacefully at St-Boniface Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.
Therese was predeceased by her daughter Suzanne, granddaughter Madisson, parents, Emile and Laura Saindon, sister Maria, her brothers, Edmond and Emilien, and in-laws, Alfred and Agnes Desmarais.
Therese was born in Richer, MB on October 9, 1942. She married Robert Desmarais in September 1963; they were married for 57 years. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and grandmother. Therese enjoyed sewing baby blankets for her children and grandchildren, gardening and decorating her home for the Christmas holiday. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband Robert; son Frank; daughters, Nicole and Suzanne; grandchildren, Dustin, Brandon, Chelsea, Taylor, Jessica, Amy, Sara, Sean, Brooklyn, Ethan, Jacob and Lilyan; sisters and brothers, Simone (Romeo), Cecile (Lorne), Jeannine, Gerard (Jeannine), Emile (Candice), and sister-in-law Loraine.
The family wish to thank the doctors and nurses at the St-Boniface Hospital for their kindness and care during her final days.
Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Therese's life will be held at later date.
Donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation in honour of Therese.

As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on May 23, 2020

Condolences & Memories (2 entries)

  • I'm so sorry for your loss Robert. I have such fond memories of her, and the times we got together with you and my mom and dad. - Posted by: Roger Mirka (cousin) on: May 23, 2020

  • Deepest condolences to the whole family. Met them back in the 80s when working for Simpson Transfer. We may have lost touch over the years,but always were in the back of my mind. - Posted by: Ken Otto (Friend) on: May 23, 2020

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