Peacefully, on December 24, 2012 in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Jerome P. ‘Jerry’ (July 28, 2011). Loving mother of Paula (ISM), Margaret (Robert Labute), Marilyn, Judy (Robert Rutemiller), Christine (Joseph Santagapita), Gregory (Norma Bell), Jerry (Donna Fortier). Dear grandmother of Andrew, Sara (d.1982), Natalie (David Meloche), and Aimée Labute (John Rathbone); Nicole (Bradley Mills), Christine (fiancé Tom Morford), Mark , Jennifer (Paul Gilbert) and Elizabeth Rutemiller, Claudia (Jason Spieren) and Matthew Santagapita (Tara Nash); Stephen (Dominika Gidzinski), Pauline (Sean Anderson), and Genevieve (Loren Padelford) Marcotte; Adam (Erin Reynolds), Erin, Emily (Carmine Scandale) and Meghan Marcotte. Loving great grandmother to Breanna, Emma, Ethan, Hannah, Bridget, Claire, Nicolas, Sophie, Brielle and Danica. Born in 1919, Pauline was the 10th of 16 children of George and Regina St. Pierre ( nee Parent). Dear sister of Maurice, Joanne Mahoney, Russell and Joseph (Connie). Predeceased by Clarice, Corinne Chandler, Bernadette (Sister Regina OSU), Marie Burns, Alida Coughlin, Eugene, Annabelle Laframboise, Alphonse, Frank, and Jack and Gerald. Sister-in-law of Rosemary, Mary Ellen, Patricia (George Sinclair), David Marcotte (Patricia), Philip Marcotte (Elizabeth) and the late Paul (Rose)(Doreen). Aunt to almost one hundred nieces and nephews. Pauline was a graduate of the Hotel Dieu School of Nursing but devoted her life to raising her family and supporting her husband Jerry of the Marcotte Funeral Home in Tecumseh where they raised their family of seven. Pauline enjoyed the friendship of many as she raised funds for the missions (Caritas Mission Group), participated in Faith and Sharing groups, C.W.L., and enjoyed family picnics, playing bridge and entertaining. She gifted many with her découpage and crafts. Special thanks to the Sisters of St. Joseph and the wonderful staff for welcoming her to their Care Centre one year ago. Donations may be made to the Canadian Food for Children, Guatemala Hope, Good Shepherd Parish or St. Anne Church Building funds. Visiting Friday, December 28th, 2-5, 7-9 pm with parish prayers at 7:30 pm at FAMILIES FIRST 1065 LAUZON RD. East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday December 29th, family and friends are invited to meet after 9:30 am at Good Shepherd Parish (St. Gregory Site, 13789 St. Gregory Rd.) until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am. Interment at St. Anne Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca


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