In Loving Memory Of

Anita Garant

August 18, 1911 - June 26, 2012


Anita Garant, longtime resident of Donnelly, Alberta and of Grande Prairie, Alberta, passed away at the QEII Hospital in Grande Prairie on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at the age of 100 years and 10 months. On August 18, 1911, Anita was born to Anselme and Marie Louise Beaudet in Montreal, Quebec. She grew up in Leclercville, Quebec and moved to Donnelly, Alberta, where she finished school. At age 20 she married Wilfrid Garant and they had two sons and one daughter. Anita was a very proud lady who loved her garden and farm and she was never afraid of hard work. She was an excellent cook and loved sewing. Anita lived in her own home until the age of 89 years and was surrounded by her sons Rene and Lucien and their families on the farm. Then she spent the rest of her 11 and a half years living with daughter Rolande and her husband Aurele Lemay in Grande Prairie, Alberta. She will be sadly missed by her three children and their spouses, her nine grandchildren and their spouses, 25 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents Anselme and Marie Louise Beaudet and babies Wilfrid and Th


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