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In Loving Memory Of

Jean Paul (John) Thibeault


Jean Paul (John) Thibeault, resident of Grande Prairie, AB, passed away on Friday, October 23, 2015, at the QEII Hospital, at the age of 81 years.

John was born April 30, 1934 in Codesa, AB, and was raised on the family farm. At the age of 17, he started working for the NAR until he retired with CN Rail in 1989. He worked 37 years with the railway and never missed a day of work.

He was married to Cecile for 59 years. John loved his grandchildren and was an avid hunter. His favorite past time was going for walks and socializing with friends and family. Dad’s faith in God and love of his family was first and foremost.

John will be sadly missed by his wife of 59 years Cecile, his children: Pauline (Mario) Paradis, Diane Hof, Roger (Caroline) Thibeault and Annette (Roy) Cox; 11 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; his brothers Ray (Claire) and Fernand (Rachel); sisters Hilda and Marguerite; as well as numerous other family members.

He was predeceased by his parents Marie Blanche and Joseph Thibeault; his brother and sister in-law Gerard and Rita Thibeault; his brother in-law Joe Mazo, as well as numerous other family members.

Prayers will be held on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 7:00pm, at Oliver’s Funeral Home in Grande Prairie (10005 107 Ave).

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, October 30, 2015 at 10:30am at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grande Prairie (10404 102 St).

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to STARS (10911 123 St, Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 7Z3).

Special thanks to Dr. Richard Martin and all the staff who gave Dad exceptional care at the hospital.

In Loving Memory of

Jean Paul (John) Thibeault


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Prayer Service

Thursday, October 29, 2015
7:00 PM
Oliver's Funeral Home
10005 - 107 Ave
Grande Prairie
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Funeral Service Details

Mass of Christian Burial
Friday, October 30, 2015
10:30 AM
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church - Grande Prairie
10404 102 St.
Grande Prairie, Alberta
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