DESROCHES, Theresa Marie Bernardette – Theresa died peacefully at Trillium Villa at the age of 94 on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. She had been a resident there for 26 years. Theresa was the youngest daughter of Telesphore & Victoria Gervais of Victoria Harbour, ON. She was also predeceased by sons Gerald and Basil, sisters Malvina O’Reilly, Sister Rose Anne Gervais, Veronica Laraway and Alma Savage and older brothers Emile, Gus and Phillip Gervais. Beloved and loving friend of Margaret Maheu. Sincere thanks to the wonderful nurses, caregivers and dear friends at Trillium Villa. A cemetery remembrance service will be held. Arrangements entrusted to McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (519)344-3131.  Messages of condolence and memories may be left at

“Into my heart’s treasury I slipped a coin
That time cannot take, nor a thief purloin.
O better than the minting of a gold-crowned king
Is the safe-kept memory of a lovely thing”
(Sarah Teasdale)

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