Rachel Lavoie 1932 - 2021 Rachel Mary Lavoie passed away at the Estevan Regional Nursing Home, Estevan, Sask. on Monday, January 25, 2021 at the age of 88. Rachel's memory will be forever cherished by her loving family: son Dave (Heather) Lavoie and grandchildren: Michael Lavoie (Amanda Leontowicz); Leah (Michael) Ternes, Joey (Samantha) Lavoie, Parker Lavoie and Hayden Lavoie; daughter Bernice Zieglgansberger (Lee Dzuba) and grandchildren: Corey Zieglgansberger (April Douglas), Kevin Zieglgansberger (Brandy Zaharia), Eric Zieglgansberger and Kristen Blanchette (Kalvin Heath); son Gary (Shelly) Lavoie and grandchildren: Landon Lavoie (Kaitlin Batt), Jordan Lavoie, Cameron Lavoie and Renee Lavoie (Ryder Scholpp); son Ronald Lavoie and grandson Ryan, as well as numerous great grandchildren. Rachel is also survived by her siblings: Richard DeConinck, Christina DeConinck, Francis (George) Davis, Clara (Ernie) Oliver and Clifford (Jean) DeConinck, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Alphonse Lavoie; grandson Aaron Lavoie, and parents: Michel & Emma DeConinck. A private family Funeral Mass was celebrated on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. at St. John the Baptist R.C. Church, Estevan, with Rev. Sathiadas Antony presiding. Interment followed in the Estevan City Cemetery. The Pallbearers were Corey Zieglgansberger, Eric Zieglgansberger, Michael Lavoie, Joey Lavoie, Parker Lavoie, Landon Lavoie and Jordan Lavoie. Those wishing to make donations in Rachel's memory may do so directly to the Estevan Regional Nursing Home Auxiliary, 1921 Wellock Road, Estevan, Sask., S4A 2B5. Hall Funeral Services in Estevan provided care to the Lavoie family - Dustin Hall, Funeral Director.
Published in Estevan Mercury from Feb. 3 to Mar. 5, 2021.