It is with broken hearts that we the family of Violet Flett announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, sister, aunt, great-aunt and friend. She passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2012 in Dauphin, Manitoba at the age of 79 years.
Violet was born in Camperville to Baptise and Madeline Ledoux. Violet met and married Alex Flett at 19 years of age.
Violet was a kind and gentle and giving lady. Her pastime was spent cooking, canning, baking, playing cards and bingo. She loved her cards!!
Violet was predeceased by her husband Alex, daughter Ethel-Mary, step-sons Ronnie and Eugene, her parents Baptise and Madeline Ledoux, her brothers Joe and Lawrence Ledoux, sisters Rose (Fred) Richards, Milly (Maurice) Richard, Olvine (Harvey) Chartrand, brother-in-law Murray McCauly.
She is survived by her children Vonda (George) Adams, Freda (Marc) Bruce, James, Murray, Danny (Shauna), Michael (Tracy); step-children Bill (Liz), Leo (Bernice), Colleen (Mick) Chappell; grandchildren Nikki, Raquel, Debbie, Kelvin, Jay, Ali, Lindsay, Raydene, Leon, Jessica and Kyle; numerous great-grandchildren; sisters Rita (Stan) Pangman, Norma McCauly, Geraldine Flamand, Jean Ledoux; sister-in-law Sophie Ledoux.
Prayers were offered on Monday, July 30, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. from the Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church in Winnipegosis, led by Ruth Marion. Funeral service was held on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. from the Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church with Fr. David Kowalski officiating. Candace Benson served as organist, accompanying the Winnipegosis Community Choir. Tracy Flett delivered the eulogy. Interment followed in the Winnipegosis Roman Catholic Parish Cemetery. Active Pallbearers were Allen Monych, Darrell Flett, Mark Richard, Brian Procyshen, Greg Monych and Tom McMechan. Honorary Pallbearers were Harvey Monych, Gary Jacobson, Marc Bruce, Barry Monych, Lawrence Zdarski, Nellie and Noel.