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In Loving Memory Of

Orel Desgagne


Orel Desgagne passed away Sunday February 7, 2016, at the age of 78 years.

He was born April 27, 1937, in Eaglesham, AB to Anthony Desgagne and Georgina Hebert.

He married Jacqueline Chamberland on November 7, 1962 in Eaglesham Catholic Church.

On July 25, 1963. Paul, his only child, was born. Orel started Orel’s Esso, which sold and serviced Arctic Cat snowmobiles, along with repairs, parts and sales.

In 1981, he sold the business and moved to Fairview, shortly thereafter starting Fairview Bearing Supply. Through hard work and dedication, he built a successful business, but family always came first. His dedication and sacrifice for his family will forever be remembered.

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years Jackie, son Paul (Lisa), brother Raymond, grandsons Stefan (Brittany) and Joshua, granddaughters Sarah (Jared) and Danielle, great-granddaughters Sydney, Havana and Claire.

Orel was predeceased by his parents Anthony and Georgina; brothers: Roland, Armand and Lionel; and sister Lucy.

Orel was a large presence and his passing will leave a void in all of our lives.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, February 11, 2016, at 10:00am, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grande Prairie (10404 102 St.).

Memorial Donations may be made to the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital Foundation – Grande Prairie Cancer Centre (10409 98 St., Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 2E8).

In Loving Memory of

Orel Desgagne


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Funeral Service Details

Mass of Christian Burial
Thursday, February 11, 2016
10:00 AM
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church - Grande Prairie
10404 102 St.
Grande Prairie, Alberta
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