LaporteLeahPaperLaporte, Leah Lorraine (Girard)

August 31, 1922 – November 15, 2014

Passed away peacefully at Windsor Regional Hospital Ouellette Campus at the age of 92 with her loving family by her side. Predeceased by her husband Ray and parents Arthur and Delena Girard. Loving mother of Annette Lynch (Dan), the late Ilene Bash, and Roger Laporte. Dearest grandmother of Mark, Michael, Jodie, Jeff, Christian, Kari, Kristi and Bethany, and 14 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Cecile and Bev Jubenville, Alice Peltier, Remi and Marci Girard, Ernest and Martha Girard. Predeceased by brothers Wilfred and Gerald, sisters Rena Meszaros, Irene Hartman, Rosie Barber and Yvonne Girard. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Leah was a dedicated employee for 30 years at the H.J. Heinz Co. She was the gentle, loving matriarch of the large Girard family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Tuesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 310 Sherk St., Leamington on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations made by cheque to your local Food Bank or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

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