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Elmer Philip DesRoche


Elmer Philip DesRoche

The death occurred , surrounded by his family, at home on Saturday, November 14, 2020, of Elmer Philip DesRoche (Grampy Pookie) of O’Leary aged 65, husband of Valerie (nee Young). Elmer was born in O’Leary on December 18, 1954, son of the late Arthur and Rita (Arsenault) DesRoche.

Cherished dad to Philip, Vicki (Allan Gaudet) and Nicholas (Melissa Bulger). Grampy to Amy (Christopher), Ryan, Kyle, Cheyenne, Riley, Reegan, Ashlyn, Skylar and Cole and great grampy to Kartar.

Dear brother to Joe (Betty) DesRoche, Edna (Bruce) Gallant, Emery (Hazel) DesRoche, Nadine Chaisson and Bonita (Lorne) Sweet. Brother in law to Pat (Terry) Anderson, Ashley (Mary) Young, Wayne (Sheri) Young and Lorri (Mike) Carroll.

Elmer was predeceased by his parents, father and mother in law Harry and Daisy Young, brother in law Roy Chaisson and nephew Chad Gallant.

Resting at Ferguson Funeral Home and Chapel, O’Leary, due to Covid 19 restrictions visiting hours for invited guests only, followed by private funeral Mass at St Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church, Woodstock on Wednesday.

Interment to follow in Corpus Christi Cemetery, Glenwood.

In memory of Elmer, memorials to Corpus Christi Cemetery Fund would be appreciated.
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Service Date
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Service Location
St Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church, Woodstock

Visitation Location
Ferguson Funeral Home & Chapel, O'Leary

Burial Date
Nov 18, 2020
Burial Location
Corpus Christi Cemetery, Glenwood

Requested Charity
Corpus Christi Cemetery Fund