Irène Marie Clémence L’Heureux (Cornet), 75 years young, from Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, left to be in the arms of our Lord, May 10, 2018. She passed away peacefully from natural causes.
She was born in Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan on May 28, 1942. Irène is survived by her loving and devoted husband Denis, son Ronald, grandson Samuel, daughter Michelle (Colin Dearborn), grandchildren: Alexandre and Amanda; brothers: Jacques, Léon (Gail) and Claude Cornet. She was pre-deceased by her father Pierre Cornet, her mother Rita (Langelier), brother René (Maxine)and sister-in-law Gail Cornet (Sadlemeyer). She also leaves behind her numerous other family members.
She was very proud of attaining her Certified Nursing Assistant at Saskatoon SIAST in 1963. It was a natural choice as being an empathetic caregiver. She nursed in Gravelbourg from 1963 – 1975. She also enjoyed working at the Service fransaskois d’éducation des adultes and Le Lien at Collège Mathieu in Gravelbourg. The friends that she made there were very special to her as were the many cherished friends in Gravelbourg, Cathedral City, California and all she kept in contact with through social media.
Funeral will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Co-Cathedral in Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan on 1st Avenue and Main Street, Sunday, May 27th at 2 p.m. and officiated by a dear family friend, Father Maurice Minne.