Marcel LaMarre

of Summerland, BC passed away on August 25, 2012 at the age of 84. He was predeceased by his wife Lorraine. He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his children Guy (Pamela) and Diane, Kelowna and Duane, Kamloops, grandchildren Marc (Penny), Jayson (Cassie) and Lynne, Kelowna, Garrett and Taylor, Prince George, great grandchildren Kristofer, Edmonton and Skylar, Kelowna, brother Paul, Abbotsford, sister Claudette Edmonds, Wash., and sister Edmee, Edmonton. Marcel was born in Gravelbourg Sask. and spent 61 wonderful years with his beloved wife Lorraine. Marcel worked with BC Hydro for 35 years where he held many positions, including Manager of Safety and Training. He was a long time volunteer/board member of the Summerland Thrift Store, a member/Past President of the Royal Canadian Legion, and founding member of the Power Pioneers. Marcel was a true believer in the importance of community spirit and spent much of his time as an active member of the community. He was well loved for his humour, generous spirit and love of life. He had a deep love for song, stage and dance and was well known for his wonderful laugh and beautiful baritone voice. He was loved and respected by many and will be very deeply missed. Prayers will be held on Friday, September 14, 2012 at Holy Child Catholic Church, 14010 Rosedale Avenue, Summerland followed by Mass of Christian Burial on September 15th at 10:00 am. Condolences may be directed to the family through Providence Funeral Homes

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