Emilia M. Lalonde (nee Crumly) 1932 - 2021 Emilia Lalonde passed away on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at St. Joseph's Hospital, Estevan, SK at the age of 88 years. Emilia will be lovingly remembered by her children and their families: daughter Janice (Peter) Zaharia and grandchildren: Stacy Raymond and Kristen (Lyle) Raymond; son Tim (Louise) Lalonde and grandchildren: Deborah (Nick) Skoczylas, Sarah (Trevor) Marshall and Spencer (Jaime) Lalonde; son, Robert Lalonde (Cathy) and grandchildren: Dylan Fai, Dakota Tessier and Brittany Lalonde; daughter Marlys (Hywel) Phillips. Emilia will also be remembered by her brother Ed Crumly and sister-in-law Marie Crumly as well as 9 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Emilia was predeceased by her parents, Lawrence and Clara Crumly; husband Alsime Lalonde; 3 children, Collette Lalonde, Terry Lalonde and Denise Lalonde, as well as numerous family members. The Funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Baptist R.C. Church, Estevan, with Rev. Sathiadas Antony presiding. Interment took place at Souris Valley Memorial Gardens following the Mass. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to Creighton Lodge Activities Fund, 1028 Hillcrest Dr., Estevan, SK, S4A 1Y7 or the St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation, 1176 Nicholson Road, Estevan, SK, S4A 0H3 in memory of Emilia. Hall Funeral Services in Estevan provided care to Emilia's family - Yvonne Clark, Funeral Director. Emilia's family would like to send out a special "Thank you" to all the wonderful staff at Creighton Lodge, St. Joseph's Hospital and Dr. Tsoi for all your compassion and care to our Mom. Also, to all her numerous nieces who helped her out. Your acts of kindness are appreciated. Thank you to everyone for all your calls, texts and support during this time. We are forever grateful. God Bless you all, Janice, Tim, Robert, Marlys and families
Published in Estevan Mercury from May 26 to Jun. 25, 2021.