Cecile Louisa Parent (nee Jobin)
December 29,1925 – March 17, 2018
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother and grandmother on March 17, 2018 in Prince Albert. Cecile was 92 years old and passed away peacefully with family by her side. She was born to Joseph and Louisa Jobin on December 29, 1925 in Bellevue, SK. Cecile was twelfth in a family of thirteen children.
She married Alfred Parent on August 15, 1946 and they moved to the family farm just outside of Hoey. Together they welcomed and and raised nine children.
Mom had a very strong faith and looked for the beauty in all things. Mom believed in a strong work ethic, and enjoyed visits with family and friends, both near and far. She was a very positive, content individual and did not demand much from life.
Cecile is survived by her husband: of 71 years Alfred Parent, her nine children: Rupert (Joan) Parent; Simone (Raymond) Gorieu; Paulette Clapper (Perry Gursky); Louise (Stan) Hodgson; Raymond (Bev) Parent; Albert (Judy) Parent; Doris (Lyndon) Beeds; Hubert (Janet) Parent; Ellayn (Guy) Gaudet; her 26 grandchildren: Bradley (Trisha) Parent; Kelly Parent; Paul (Marnie) Gorieu; Marceh Materi; Gilles (Courtney) Gorieu; Jason Clapper; Justin (Rebecca) Clapper; Derek (Melissa) Clapper; Dorianne (Jason) Clapper; Jeff (Jennie) Hodgson; Tammy (Jason) Gillis; Tracy (Curtis) Henderson; Hayley (Todd) Merrell; Christopher (Destiny) Parent; Marc (Dimitra) Parent; Amanda (Phil) Hounjet; Crystal (Lee) Harris; Kimberly (Mau) Parent; Brody (Jodi) Parent; Brandie Beeds; Adem Beeds; Ambure Parent; Aimey Parent; Ashleigh Gaudet;
Alaisha Gaudet; Alisen Gaudet; 39 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild; sister-in-law: Suzanne Jobin and Rita Parent; brother-in-law: Vern Studer; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Cecile was predeceased by her parents: Joseph Jobin 1979; Louisa Deault 1949; 12 siblings: Willie (Francoise) Jobin; Alexandrine (Edmond) Gareau; Joseph L.(Jeanette) Jobin; Marguerite (Albert) Trottier; Alphonse (Noella) Jobin; Albina Jobin; Bernadette Jobin & Jeremie Trottier; Albert (Fleurette) Jobin; Marie-Anne (Joseph) Doderai; Emile Jobin; Marie (Armand) Cochet; Ernest Jobin; her parents-in-law: Octave Parent and Mary Surprenant; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Leon (Marie) Parent; Edward (Evelyn) Parent; Gilbert Parent; Rose (John) Studer; Claire (Leo) Zurowski; Blanche (Marcel) Lefrancois; Bertha (Robert) Lefrancois; Isabelle (Albert) Boscher; Germaine (Veikko) Koivisto; Ida Studer; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Prayer Service will be held at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 260 25th St, E., on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 10:30 a.m., St Joseph Roman Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. J B Tyuen Vu celebrating both Prayers and the Funeral Mass. Interment at Prince Albert Memorial Gardens, will follow after time of fellowship. Donations in memory of Cecile can be made to a Charity of the Donor's Choice.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.grays.ca. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Gray's Funeral Chapel, (306-922-4729).