WOCKNITZ, Laurette Lucille – began her new journey from Moira Place Long Term Care to be with her Lord and Saviour on Saturday, February 17, 2018 in her 82nd year. She was a strong and take-charge kind of woman with a great sense of compassion who lovingly supported her family. This fun loving, mischievous, feisty firecracker brought many smiles to our faces. No words can truly express how much we loved her. She will be missed greatly but never forgotten. Dear daughter of the late Arthur and Blanche Gagne. Cherished Mother of: Pauline Crouse (Michael), Paul Graves (Doris), Roseanne Clarke (Norman), Dora Hinze, Kirk Graves (Debbie), Annette Bergeron (Jim) and Kelly Allan (Jamie). Also, lovingly remembered by 15 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren. Lovingly remembered by her siblings: Marcel Gagne, Cecile Kleinstuber, Alice Kennedy (Jim), Rose Downey, Roger Gagne (Sheila), Paulette Kilby (Arnold), Leo Gagne (Debbie), Art Gagne (Kim) and Angela Gagne and by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by cherished husband, Leonard Wocknitz; Mother-in-Law, Dora Armstrong; baby brother, Oriel; Sister-in-law, Muriel; Brother-in-law, Dennis; Son-in-law, Cecil; Grandchildren, Issac, Amber and Ben; Nieces and Nephews. Her family and friends will miss her immensely.
Cremation has already taken place.
A private memorial service will be held at Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273). Pastor John Tedford officiating. Inurnment to be held at a later date in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Brighton.
If desired, donations to The Alzheimer’s Society may be made in her honour.