Jan 21, 1937 – May 16, 2010
Eugene passed away peacefully on May 16, 2010 at the age of 73, after a courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Agnes, his children Denise (Dennis), Marcel (Valerie), David (Hollie), Paul (Laurie), Marc (Claudette), Susan (Alan), his grandchildren Evan, Jennifer, Louise and Lisa, and by his extended family Melanie, Kyle, Nicholas and Cole. Eugene was predeceased by his daughter Lisa, father Alphonse, mother Mathilda, sisters Germaine and Elize and brother, Gerry.
Eugene was born in St. Paul, Alberta, on January 21, 1937. He moved to Valemount BC with his family in 1978, where he worked at the saw mill until he retired at 55 years of age. Eugene was a very active member of the Valemount Marina Association. He loved fishing, camping and being with his family. He will be very sadly missed by his family and by all who knew him.
A Celebration of Eugene’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, May 21, 2010 at the Valemount Community Hall, 101 Gorse Road, Valemount, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations in Eugene’s memory to the Valemount Seniors’ Housing Society, Box 598, Valemount, BC, V0E 2Z0 would be appreciated.Print This Obituary & Condolences