Mrs. Geraldine Angelina Deschamps, of Wallaceburg, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at Fairfield Park, in Wallaceburg, at the age of 88 years.
Geraldine was born in Dover Township and was a daughter of George and Marguerite (Rose) Rabideau.
Beloved wife of Arthur Deschamps,would have celebrated 70 years together this September.
Loving mother and mother-in-law of Bonnie (Joe) Everaert, Becki Deschamps and Valerie (Richard) Walter, Cheryl Deschamps and the late Randy Deschamps (2011).
Sadly missed by 14 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.
Kind sister of Eleanor Webster, Evelyn (Modest) Vandevelde, Reg (Sally) Rabideau and Clarice Moreland. Sister-in-law of Tina Rabideau and
Mary Rabideau. Predeceased by her sisters Rita, Marie, Marguerite, Mildred and Josephine and her brothers Wilford, Elmer, Floyd, George and Gregory.
Friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Friday, May 23, 2014 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Parish prayers at 3:30 p.m. on Friday afternoon. The Funeral Mass will celebrated Saturday, May 24, 2014 from Our Lady Help of Christians Church, Wallaceburg, at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Greg Bonin, Celebrant.
Interment will follow in Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg.
As an expression of sympathy, donations to Right to Life, Canadian Cancer Society or Sjogren’s Disease Foundation may be left at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be left at www.ericfnichollsfuneralhome.com.
As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in Memory of Geraldine Deschamps.