Rita Marie Gauthier

October 20, 2019



February 22, 1935 – October 20, 2019

Peacefully on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at the Breton Long Term Care Center, Rita Gauthier aged 84 years, beloved wife of the late Emile Gauthier passed away.

She leaves to cherish her memory her children Anna Geddes (Don), Edmond (Patty), Philip (Carol), Daniel (Mikey), Leona Moman (Ralph) as well as 10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 3 great, great grandchildren. Also surviving are her siblings Paul Emile, Terrence, Madeline, Joe, Pauline, Majella and Real as well as numerous nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

Rita was predeceased by her husband Emile, son Otto, companion Dennis Armstrong, her siblings Rose Aimee, Andre, Benoit and Marie.

Funeral Liturgy will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 10 am at the St. Anthony RC Parish, Drayton Valley with Rev. Jaya Rajan J.M., SAC officiating. Interment in the Riverview Cemetery.

If friends so desire memorial donations in her memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation 5241 Calgary Trail NW, Suite 144, Centre 104, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5G8.

Drayton Valley Funeral Services in care of arrangements. Call 780-542-5511

Harvey J. Giesbrecht – Director

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Funeral Liturgy
October 26, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Anthony's Catholic Church
4708-50th Avenue
Drayton Valley, Alberta T7A1E1

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