(1919 – 2020)
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother Gertrude Provencal. Gertie passed away April 28th, 2020 one day after turning 101 years old. She leaves to mourn her children 6 boys and 2 girls; Roland (Carroll), Irene (Claude) Huot, Maurice (Anne), Leo, Jeanne (George) St. Laurent, Paul (Doreen), Peter (Candace) and Rick (Yvette). She also leaves to mourn one sister, Sister Gabrielle Fortier; 27 grandchildren; 52 great grandchildren and 20 great great grandchildren. Gertie was predeceased by her husband Wilfrid (1999), daughter-in-law Judy (1988), and daughter-in-law Darlene (2011), her parents Aime & Fleurisca, 2 sisters Germaine & Juliette and 1 brother Albreda. Gertie loved her music. She played the organ in church for over 70 years. She also loved her sports, loved to watch her children play hockey and baseball, and loved watching sports on T.V. There will be no funeral at this time. A Celebration of Life for her will be held at a later date. Donations gratefully accepted to Smithfield Lodge Homeland Housing 10203 – 97 Street, Westlock, AB T7P 2H1. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family by visiting westlockfuneralhome.com.
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Smithfield Lodge Homeland Housing
10203 - 97 Street, Westlock AB T7P 2H1