In Loving Memory of
Mrs. Antoinette Lafontaine
August 25, 1926 – January 10, 2021
It is with heavy hearts that her family announces her passing at the Lady Minto Hospital of Cochrane on Sunday, January 10, 2021 at the age of 94. She leaves in mourning her daughter Ghislaine (late Michael) Hopkins, her grandchildren: Gabrielle (William) Morris, Cynthia Caouette, Robert (Melinda) Caouette, Kristopher (Annie) Hopkins, Karen Hopkins, her great-grandchildren: Keegan (Bettina) Dargie, Kierin Dargie, Jessica (Santana Wright) Caouette-Davies, Elyssa Caouette-Davies, Taylor Caouette, Alleigh Caouette, Liam Hopkins and a great-great-grandson Elijah Wright.
In addition, Antoinette will be greatly missed by numerous nephews, nieces and friends.
Predeceased by her husband Richard, her eldest daughter Lorraine Lafontaine-Caouette, her parents Louis and Rose-Alma (nee Beaudoin) Dubeault and all of her siblings: Jeannette (late Léo) Rochefort, Colette (late Eusèbe) Génier, George (Susan Cheff) Dubeault, Vianny (Louise) Dubeault, Marcel (Eugene) Dubeault, Normand (late Jeanette) Dubeault, Annette (late Edouard) Ethier, Lorenzo Dubeault and Jacques Dubeault.
Antoinette was a lovely and lively lady who adored her family, always quick with a smile and an infectious laugh. She was also a creative spirit who enjoyed sewing, various crafts and spending many hours tending to her beautiful garden.
Visitation will be held at Génier Gauthier funeral Home, 70, 7e Ave. South, Cochrane on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am, followed by the funeral at the Transfiguration Church at 11 am.
(***WITH COVID RESTRICTIONS***)
All persons wishing to attend the visitation or the funeral at the church must register their attendance with the funeral home, in advance.
You may call the funeral home during our regular business hours only, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Antoinette will be laid to rest beside her husband at the Cochrane Catholic cemetery in the spring of 2021.
In memory of Antoinette, donations can be made to Alzheimer Society of Canada. (Cheques only)
To send your condolences or share your memories and photos of Antoinette, please visit www.geniergauthierfuneralhome.com
Funeral Arrangements entrusted to:
Maison Funéraire Génier Gauthier Funeral Home
70 – 7th, Ave South, Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Telephone: (705) 272-5726
***Due to the Covid-19 restrictions in place &
Directives from the Bereavement Authorities of Ontario***
**The maximum of 10 people allowed at the same time in Génier Gauthier funeral home;**
No gathering is permitted outside the funeral home & church;
*Funeral services taking place indoors are limited to 10 attendees;*
***The wearing of a mask by everyone in the funeral home during visitations and funeral is mandatory;***
**No memorial donations nor Mass will be accepted in person at the funeral home;**
**No food nor beverage services will be provided;**
**Washrooms will not be accessible;**
Everyone must follow proper health and safety advice, including physical distancing of two meters from people who are not from the same household or their established 10-person social circle;
We sincerely thank you for your understanding and cooperation during this difficult time!
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Antoinette (Dubeault) Lafontaine, please visit our floral store.
Attendance is limited to a maximum of 10 people. Family and friends planning to attend are kindly requested to RSVP to reserve their place
Alzheimer Society of Canada
Palace Plaza building - 70 Cedar St. South, Timmins, ON P4N 2G6, ON