BELLANGER – A resident of the community for the past 19 years, Dassise Francois Belanger died in Brooks General Hospital on September 27, 1969 at the age of 77.
Born in Montreal he moved to DollardSask. in 1925 and to Peace River in 1929. In 1938 he moved to Meadow Lake, Sask., and in 1950 to the Brooks district where he farmed until retiring to Brooks in May, 1969.
He is survived by his wife, Marie; two daughters, Mrs. Blanche Lockhart, DraytonValley, Alta. and Mrs. Ann Deinstadt, Price Rupert, B.C.; seven grandchildren ; three brothers and two sisters in Quebec.
There were prayers in Smith Funeral Chapel Monday evening Sept. 29 at 8:00 p.m. and funeral services were held in St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Brooks on Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev, D. J. Vernbrock officiating.
Pallbearers were Omer Coderre, Gus Coderre, Leo Coderre, Roger Codderre, Edgar Coderrre and Roland Coderre. Interment was in Brooks cemetery with Smith Funeral Home directing arrangements.
Brooks Bulletin October 02, 1969 Roll 19 Image 211