Marcel Joseph George Foisy went to be with his Lord and Saviour on January 10, 2010 at the Cascade Hospice in Chilliwack, B.C. at the age of 78 years. Born in Lafond, Alberta; he was one of 12 siblings, 5 brothers and 6 sisters born to Ovilla and Marie Foisy. Of these 12 two remain, Marcel’s sisters, Cecile (Herald) Pederson and Louise (Ernie) Demko. Marcel was sadly predeceased by his son, Johnny Marcel Foisy in 1954.
Marcel will be lovingly remembered by his wife Florence, to whom he was married for 56 years; his children, Kit Kristjanson (Dave), Karen Dargatz (Dale) and Marcel (Mike) Foisy (Karen). His grandchildren, Anna, Sara (Ryan), Kris, Kate, Nicole and Coleman; and his great-granddaughter Gabrielle and his only remaining Aunt, Louise Gordy of Langley, B.C.
Special thanks to the staff and volunteers of the Cascade Hospice in Chilliwack for your conscientious, loving care; you are very special people and to Dr. Heather Leyen, for coming alongside and supporting us during this difficult time.
Marcel had been involved with Transport for Christ since 1968 and most recently had been the Head Chaplain for the Chilliwack Chapel. Donations to Transport for Christ would be gladly accepted in lieu of flowers. A Memorial Service will be held at the Chilliwack Alliance Church, 8700 Young Road, Chilliwack, B.C. on January 15, 2010 at 1:30 pm.