Lillian BOUCHARD

(Aug. 20, 1918 – Jan. 29, 2009)

Lillian Marie Josephine (Limbert) Bouchard passed away peacefully in the presence of her family on January 29, 2009. She was born in Agassiz on August 20, 1918, to Martin Limbert and Anna Rose Castonguay. In 1943, she married Harry Bouchard, and they celebrated their 50th anniversary in 1993.

Lillian was predeceased by her parents, sister Jeanne, husband Harry, and son-in-law Bill.

She is survived by her sister Fern/ Sr. Anthony Therese, her brothers Phillip (Opal), Gerry (Alice), Ken (Kay); her cousins Florence, Ted (Bev); her children Lynn (David), Joanne, Leonne (Fraser), Lili, Claude (Trudie), Marion (Kevin); her grandchildren Tammy, Russel, Ford, Andre, Jasmin, Dawn, Christopher, Carolynn, Arianna, Tanya; her great-grandchildren Jamie, Joelle, Ian, Emily, Taya, Kale, Maggie, Rhiannon, Amelia, Hailey, Shyla, Katelynn, Devon, Madison.

A special thank-you is sent to the Chilliwack Hospital 5th Floor Sub-acute and NU staff, Dr. Phiminster, Dr. Bartel, and to all our family and friends who have supported us through Lillian’s injury, illness and death.

“Our Elders are precious gifts – make time to enjoy them.”

Services will be held at Agassiz’s St. Anthony’s Catholic Church on Friday evening, Feb 6, 2009. Prayer Service will be at 7:00 pm. Saturday afternoon, Feb 7, Reception 12:30–1:45 pm and Celebration of Life Mass 2:00 pm.