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Born: Oct 01, 1934

Date of Passing: Dec 05, 2022

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October 1, 1934 – December 5, 2022

It is with heavy hearts, that we announce that our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Marcel Jacques, 88, passed away suddenly on Monday, December 5, 2022 at the Health Sciences Centre with family by his side.
Beloved husband to Monique (Manaigre) for over 64 years. Loving father to Jeannine (Geoffrey), Alain (Elizabeth), Donald (Anita), Richard (Lynne) and Martial (Danièle); grandfather to Mathieu (Rachelle), Alanna (Vir), Christiane (Brent), Chantal (Rob), Jordan (Caitlin), Jenica (Cole) and Monica-Claire; great-grandfather to Tianna, Ophélie, Rowan, Téo, Sydney, Parker, Nathan, Harrison, and Maisie. He also leaves to mourn his sisters, Thérèse, Jeanne (Émile) and Lucille; sisters and brothers-in-law, Jeanette (Adrien), Guy (Denise), Fred (Claire) and Ghislaine.
Predeceased by his parents, Annie and Edmond; sisters and brothers, Yvonne, Arthur, Alphonse (Thérèse) and Eugène (Blanche); parents-in-law, Almanzor and Marguerite; sisters and brothers-in-law, Denis, Marie-Reine (Valance), Simone (Celestin), André and Albert.
Marcel was born in St. Claude, Manitoba. As a young man he worked on the dew line in the Arctic. Soon after he met his wife and they were married in September 1958. He spent most of his adult life in the trucking industry. Throughout his life, he travelled extensively, enjoyed camping with his family, and loved to dance whenever possible.
Our family would like to thank everyone for the wonderful and caring support we have received during this difficult time.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on December 20, 2022 at St. Eugene Parish, 1009 St. Mary's Road, Winnipeg, MB.
Masks are mandatory.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CancerCare Manitoba in memory of Marcel.

Condolences may be shared at

475 Provencher Blvd.,
In care of arrangements, 204-775-2220

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Dec 17, 2022

Condolences & Memories (7 entries)

  • J'aimerais te transmette Monique et a ta famille, mes plus sincères condoléances suite au décès de Marcel. C'est dur de perde un être cher après tant d'années ensemble. Je voudrais aussi offrir mes sympathies a Jeanette, Guy, Alfred et leurs familles. Vous avez tous a subir ce deuil et que Dieu vous garde et vous bénisse dans ce moment difficile de votre vie. Maurice Therrien - Posted by: Maurice Therrien (Friend) on: Dec 22, 2022

  • Fiorella and I wish to send our deepest condolences to the family. - Posted by: Julian LaVergne (Father In Law to Marcel's grand daughter.) on: Dec 19, 2022

  • Our condolences Monique to you and your family on the loss of Marcel. We have great memories of camping with you guys in quartzite in Arizona and other times, he will be missed by everyone who knew him. May God Bless you all and help you through these sad times 🙏🙏 - Posted by: Marcel Ruth Leclaire (Friend) on: Dec 19, 2022

  • I have very fond memories of Marcel, a good friend, my most sincere condolences to Monique and all her family, rest in peace dear Marcel - Posted by: Yolande LeGras (nee Gamache) (friend) on: Dec 19, 2022

  • On behalf of Jos Lambert's family please accept my sincere condolences to Monique and the whole family on the passing of Marcel. Unfortunately, we did not know Marcel well, our loss I'm sure. You will remain in our prayers particularly in this difficult time. - Posted by: Alice Arnal (Cousin) on: Dec 19, 2022

  • À toute la famille, nos sincères condoléances. Marcel était un homme dévoué à sa famille. Il a donné beaucoup d’amour et son départ crée un énorme vide. Sachez qu’on pense à vous pendant ce temps de tristesse. - Posted by: Gisele Mousseau et Roland Mousseau (Friend) on: Dec 17, 2022

  • We Wish to offer our deepest sympathy to Monique and family in the passing of Marcel may he rest in Pease - Posted by: Marcel Lambert & Yvonne (Cousin) on: Dec 17, 2022

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