BAILLARGEON, Gabrielle Joseph

October 7, 1923 – July 20, 2015

“Gabe” was born on the homestead farm in Vawn, Saskatchewan. He served in the Canadian Armed Forces from June, 1943 to March, 1946. He raised his family in Vancouver and Richmond, BC and moved to Abbotsford in 1984. He leaves behind his loving wife of 62 years, Marjorie; his sister Beatrice Baillargeon of Montreal; 4 children, Colette (Nenad) Zuvich, Noel (Sonya), Michael (Brenda) and Lynette (Les) Lambert; grandchildren, Angela, Melanie, Nicole, Michael, Jason and Justin along with numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was an active member of the Richmond Alliance Church and the Sevenoaks Alliance Church in Abbotsford. Visitation will be held from 6 – 8 pm Thursday, July 23, at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford. A service celebrating his life will be held at the chapel in Menno Hospital, 32945 Marshall Road on Friday, July 24 at 1:30 pm. The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks to the nurses & staff at Menno Hospital for their loving & compassionate care of our loved one in his final few years.

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