Celebration of Life for Louise Marie Savard

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our wife, mother, grandmother, great- grandmother, and sister Louise Savard (nee Kirouac) on November 6, 2020 at the age of 81. Louise passed peacefully at home, spending her last weeks with her loved ones by her side. Louise was born on April 2, 1939 and grew up in La Broquerie, Manitoba on the Kirouac family farm. She married Armand on June 28, 1958. Together they were devoted to raising their family and participating in the St. Boniface community. Louise and Armand enjoyed many summers of camping trips with their family. Louise cherished celebrating holidays and family events. Louise (memère) was known by her grandchildren for playing card games, doing puzzles, her love of music and various crafts. In recent years mom and dad celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary and her 80th birthday surrounded by family which brought her joy. Most recently mom and dad moved to L’ Acceuil Colombien, where she enjoyed doing puzzles and playing various games with their friends. She is predeceased by her parents, Damase and Marie (nee Rocan) Kirouac; her siblings Joe, Simone Verrier, Marianne Verrier, Yvette Cormier, Alcide, Alphonse, Adelard, and Marguerite Savard. Louise is survived by her husband Armand, her children Jeannine (Ray), Henri, Marcel (Charlene), Gisele (Dennis), Nicole (Ken); grandchildren, Daniel (Charlene), Brigitte (Colin), Mario (Alycia), Patrick (Rochelle), Chantal (Cody), Braeden, Vaughn, Paige, Garrett and Dean; and great grandchildren, Eliana, Cadence, Avery and Antoni. She is also survived by her sisters, Jeanne Lacroix, Liliane (Leroy) Cormier and Yvonne (Adelard) Pelletier and in-laws, Georgette Wanlin, David (Yvonne), Gabriel, Ernest, Antoine (Denise) and Andre (Colleen). Out of respect and care for everyone’s health at this time, a memorial service will be held at a future date for immediate family only. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Louise’s memory to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made at www.glenlawn.ca Glen Lawn Funeral Home.


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A.A. Milne