In Loving Memory Of

Lewis Eric Hounsell

February 6, 1949 - February 21, 2012


Lewis Eric Hounsell of Grande Prairie, Alberta, passed away peacefully away at the QEII Hospital on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at the age of 63 years with his family around him. Lewis was predeceased by parents Wilhelmina and Clifton Hounsell; sister Joan Vincent; brothers-in-law Cyril Vincent Jethro Stokes, John Tiller, and Guy Perry; parents-in-law Baxter and Dorothy Perry; sister-in-law Eddie Hounsell. He is survived by his loving wife Eileen of 43 years; two sons Jeffery and Jerry (Crystal) and one daughter Jennifer (Matthew) all of Grande Prairie; five grandchildren Shae-Lynn, Samantha, Damien, Noah and Lincoln, all were his pride and joy; two sisters Rita, Beatrice (Clyde); four brothers Caleb (Shirley) of Newfoundland, Cliff (Bessie) of Ontario, Clyde (Linda) of Newfoundland, Glen (Cathy) of Newfoundland; two special nephews Charlie (Cynthia) and Harry (Judy) of Grande Prairie; sisters-in-law Roma (Terry), Nellie (Frank), Cheryl (Donald), Phyliss, all of Newfoundland, Kimberly (Kent) of Iqaluit, Nunavut; brothers-in-law Earl (Wanda), Carl (Cindy), Barry (Nadine) all of Newfoundland; and many other relatives and friends. Funeral service to be held on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 3:00pm at Oliver’s Grande Prairie Funeral Chapel. Interment to follow at the Grande Prairie Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Grande Spirit Foundation where he spent five great years of employment.


Eileen and family. May his fond memories be cherished in your hearts and may God give you strength at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Aunt Nellie and Uncle Glenn

posted by Nellie and Glenn Hann, ontario : Feb 25, 2012


Dear Eileen: I am so sorry to hear of your husband's passing, may God Bless and give you strength at this time. Audrey

posted by Audrey, Grandde Prairie Ab : Feb 23, 2012


To Eileen & Family Sorry to hear of Lew's passing, my thoughts & prayers are with you-May memories sustain & give you strength now & in the coming days ahead.

posted by Edna Morris (Kean), Toronto : Feb 24, 2012


our prayer and thoughts are with you and your family at this sad time, wish we could be with you love always wendy & jeff

posted by wendy hillier, templeman newfoundland : Feb 24, 2012


Eileen, Jeff, Jerry and Jennifer and Families so sorry about the lost of your husband/dad.. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time..

posted by Lori-Ann Yakimuk (Hutchison), Clairmont,Alberta : Feb 23, 2012


Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow.

posted by Jane and Les Howell, Grande Prairie : Feb 23, 2012


Aunt Eileen, Jeff, Jerry & Jennifer So sorry to hear of Uncle Lou's passing. Although you've been living away for many years, I remember Uncle Lou always being funny and tormenting or making fun of Aunt Eileen. When we visited him in Edmonton two summers ago he was recovery from surgery, but thankfully he was still the same, still tormenting and still making fun of Aunt Eileen. I understand that these next few days, weeks and even months will be very difficult. Remember to CRY a little, LAUGH a little and TALK ABOUT UNCLE LOU alot. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time...take care of each other and hold on to those precious memories. Love, Lori, Chris, Rebecca & Mya Hillyard Gander, NL

posted by Lori, Chris, Rebecca & Mya Hillyard, Gander, NL : Feb 24, 2012


Eileen and Family, We were sorry to hear of Lew's passing. We will cherish the time we got to spend with him on our visit Christmas. I will always picture him at the table enjoying the salt water ducks. He had some feed. He will be missed by all who knew him. Memories are a wonderful thing as it will keep him close always. You are all in our thoughts and prayers now and in the days to come. Take care of each other and lean on the Lord for your strength. God bless you all. Val and Glen

posted by Valerie and Glen Hicks, Musgrave Harbour, Newfoundland : Feb 24, 2012


Eileen and Family, With heartfelt thoughts and deepest sympathy at this time of sorrow. You are in our prayers. May God bless you all. Walt and Shirley

posted by Walt and Shirley Andrews, Newtown, Newfoundland : Feb 24, 2012


So sorry to hear of Lou' s passing Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time

posted by Kevin.and. Nina White, Newtown nl : Feb 25, 2012


To: Eileen and Family Sorry to hear of Lewis' death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. We extend our deepest sympathy.

posted by Ernestine & Eric Howse, Templeman, Newfoundland : Feb 23, 2012


So sorry to hear of Lou's passing our deepest sympathies go out to you and your families.Take Care Lily Kean,Tony Rideout & familyn

posted by Lily Kean, Newtown,NL : Feb 25, 2012


Sending love to my beautiful strong Aunt Eileen and all her family during this difficult time. Although I didn't know Lou very well, all my memories of him are of a warm loving man. My fondest memory is of him taking me fishing and is one ill cherish forever. Lots of love to everyone up there, Uncle Lou will forever be missed.

posted by Karen Perry, Newfoundland : Feb 24, 2012


Aunt Eileen,Jerry, Jeff,Jennifer & Families.. So sorry to hear of Uncle Lou's passing,we will cherish the time we spent with him,he was funny and always a smile on his face. The next few weeks are gonna be tough. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Take Care,Love Angela,Calvin,Martin &Tiffany

posted by Angela Kean, Pound Cove ,NL : Feb 24, 2012


Eileen & Family Thinking of you at this difficult time.Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all. Lily,Tony & Family

posted by Lily kean, Newtown : Feb 24, 2012


Aunt Eileen and family, We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Lew. To lose your husband and father is such a tremendous loss and so we want you to know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. Duane, Stella, & family

posted by Duane & Stella Stokes, Marystown, NL : Feb 27, 2012 stuck for words.....i loved you so much my man....crying so hard right now....but i know you are at peace and waiting for us all with open you sincerely Rob Brading

posted by rob brading, grande prairie : Feb 28, 2012


Eileen and family.... May time and love bring you peace.

posted by Catherine Kean (Kitty), Toronto : Feb 29, 2012



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