At the Falls Villa (Grand Falls Manor), June 29, 2020, Mrs. Odette Gervais of Grand Falls passed away at the age of 88 years. She was the widow of Rodolphe Gervais. Born at Drummond in 1932, she was a daughter of the late Eugene and Élise (Caron) Rioux.
She is survived by her five children: Jacques (Rachel) of Drummond, Daniel (Christine) of Rosemere, Quebec, Yves (Jacqueline) of Toronto, Anne (Jason Bennett) of Hammonds Plains, NS and Pierre (Vicky Bellefleur) of Grand Falls, eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren, two brothers, Richard Rioux (Geraldine) of Drummond and Paul Rioux of Saint-Basile, one sister, Berthe Lasare (Rodrigue) of Quebec, as well as neices and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents, her husband, two sisters, Sylvianne Mercure and Léanne Bourgoin and two brothers, Roland and Valdor Rioux.
A Liturgy of the Word Celebration will be held at O'Regan's Funeral Home, 515 Everard Daigle Blvd., Grand Falls with her immediate family in attendance with interment in the St-Georges Parish Cemetery.
Due to the restrictions imposed by the Dept. of Health, the attendees will be contacted by the family.
For those who wish, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are by O'Regan's Funeral Home Ltd.