Blandine Yvette Hamel was born in Domremy, Sask. December 3, 1934, and died at 69 years of age on April 19, 2004 in Chilliwack.
She is survived by husband Larry Hamel; three sons, Terry, Gerry (Tammie), and Greg Hamel; grandchildren, Chyle and Sagar Hamel. She also leaves behind her four brothers, Arsene, Emeril, Ernest and Andy Robert, and their families.
Prayers will be held at 7 p.m., Friday, Apr. 23, 2004 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 8909 Mary St., Chilliwack. Funeral Mass will follow Saturday, Apr. 24, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Fr. Gary Gordon Celebrant. Interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Ed Hamel, Maurice Robert, Pierre Godbout, Madeleine Dickey, Audrey Kangro and Darrell Tracey.
Honourary pallbearers: Chyle Hamel, Sagar Hamel, Joan Arens, Ansen Robert, Ann Hansen, Dez Arens, and Ida Hustad.
McLean’s Funeral Services in care of arrangements.