Albert “Bert” Roy Larocque
(Second World War veteran)
Bert Larocque passed away peacefully, after a courageous struggle, at the Garden Villa in Chesterville on Sat., July 23, 2016 in his 91st year.
Bert leaves to mourn his wife of just over 67 years, Doreen (Watts); his sons, Gerry (Kerry), Jim (Gail), Jeff (Deb), and Rod Stobo (Grace); his grandchildren, Alyson Robillard (the late Michael), Kyle, Shaina, Louisa, and Jordan Larocque; and Emma, and Sydney Stobo; his great-grandson, Ben Robillard; his sister, Helen (Glen Beaul); his brother, Richard (Monique); his brothers-in-law, Robert Watts (Joan), and Edgar (Mary); and his sister-in-law, Audrey Watts.
A celebration of his life was held at the Daniels Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry on Tues., July 26 at 11 am with Rev. Brown and Rev. McKibbon officiating. The pallbearers were Rod Stobo, Roger Patterson, Steve Gibson, Kyle Larocque, and Gary Garlough.
Donations can be made to the Asthma Society of Canada, the Canadian Diabetes Association, or the Winchester Wesleyan Church Memorial Fund.