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Born: Oct 19, 1933

Date of Passing: Dec 31, 2021

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October 19, 1933 - December 31, 2021

Gérard Desharnais passed away peacefully on December 31, 2021, at the age of 88, at Action Marguerite (St. Boniface).
He will be lovingly remembered by his children, grandchildren, family and friends.
We'd like to thank all the staff at St. Boniface Hospital Dialysis Unit and 2 DE Action Marguerite (St. Boniface) for their kind and compassionate care.
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Au revoir au ciel.
E.J. Coutu & Co. Funeral Directors

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jan 08, 2022

Condolences & Memories (9 entries)

  • My sincere sympathy to the family. Gérard and Noellia were very good friends of mine. You always well received in their home. My prayers are with the children and grandchildren. - Posted by: Monique Desmarais (Close friend of the family!) on: Feb 14, 2022

  • My condolences to the family. Gerry was a much appreciated mentor and colleague in the driver trainer business. He will be sorely missed. - Posted by: Gerry Thornhill (Driver trainer colleague) on: Jan 25, 2022

  • Mr. Desharnais was my driving instructor many years ago. He was extremely patient and kind. My siblings used his service and I made sure he was the one who taught my sons how to drive. He was well respected. Many condolences to his family and friends. May he Rest In Peace. - Posted by: Cathy Hall (Client ) on: Jan 09, 2022

  • Mes sympathies à toute la famile Desharnais et Desrosiers ! Il a traversé sur l'autre rive où l,attendait le Christ et sa Noellia avec les bras ouverts . Va te reposer , Gérard , tu l'as bien mérité ! Je garde de très bons souvenirs de sa présence à l'autre bout du passage . Mes prières vous accompagnent dans ce moments difficiles . - Posted by: Onil Le Blanc (Mon voisin d'en face ) on: Jan 08, 2022

  • Jeannette & I are sending our sincere sympathies. Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. No matter the age it is always hard to lose a parent. We know he will be missed. - Posted by: Paul & Jeannette Hince (Friend) on: Jan 08, 2022

  • My condolences to the Desharnais family. You lost a very precious part of your family. Your Dad, grandfather, is surely celebrating in heaven with ma tante Noelia and Guy. Mes sympathies. Love Marie - Posted by: Marie Petit (niece) on: Jan 08, 2022

  • Paul and I offer our most sincere condolences to all of Gérard's family. Gérard was the most friendly, devoted and thoughful person that I was fortunate to meet at Paroisse Notre Dame de l'Assomption in Transcona. May you cherish the many fond memories of your dear Gérard. Avec affection de Claudette - Posted by: Claudette Baril (amie) on: Jan 08, 2022

  • Noelia and Jerry date way back to friendship in Sandy Bay. Over the years we maintained a friendship with two wonderful people that they were. I am saddened to see that Jerry has left us on his final journey. May the angels accompany him as he amuses them with his many jokes. My sympathies to his sons and their families. He was a great guy and we loved him dearly. May he Rest In Peace. Lorielle - Posted by: Lorielle Downey (Friend) on: Jan 08, 2022

  • Sorry to hear the passing of your father. - Posted by: Brent Robbie (Friend) on: Jan 08, 2022

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