COUTURE, Eugene "Gene" Alfred
February 20, 1934 – November 6, 2012
On November 6th, 2012, Eugene (Gene) Alfred Couture passed away in Calgary at the age of 78. Gene was born in Edmonton and was married to Marylyn Mary Couture (nee Adams) for 52 years until Marylyn's untimely death in 2010. Gene and Marylyn are survived by their children, Vicky, Yvette (Damian), Grant (Rhonda), Lance (Shari), Anthony (Allison); and nine grandchildren Kyle, Liam, Braden, Emme, Max, Deri, Ella, Joey and Oliver; and two great-grandchildren, Mylo and Nava. Eugene is also survived by his sister Yvonne Richardson (Steve Dowhun) of Edmonton and nephews Scott, Mark and Brad. Gene and Marylyn suffered the loss of a son, Timothy and grandson Koel, in 1989 and 1986 respectively. He was also predeceased by his father Alfred Joseph Couture and his mother Sophie Rains (nee Babiak) and stepfather Floyd Rains. Gene will be sadly missed by his children, grandchildren, great- grandchildren and a circle of loyal and entertaining golfing friends.