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BURKE, Marie Jeanne (nee Dupuis)

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July 31, 1944 - September 28, 2018 - Passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer she has gone to be with her beloved Frank on Sept 28, 2018
She will be forever missed by her 3 children Maurice Pitre (Winnipeg),Daniel Pitre (Hamilton) and Rochelle Cyr (Andre "Fig") Blind River.
Loving grandma and best friend to Anna (Kyle), Connor, Ryan, Garion, Amanda (Sam) and Tamara Behnke.
And her billet grandson Eric Leblanc who came to stay with her last hockey season while playing for the Blind River Beavers and filled her home with laughter...
Beloved daughter of the late J.D and Clarisse Dupuis. Loving Sister to the John Dupuis (Sharon), late Roger Dupuis (Margo), and her loving sister Suzanne Laurence (late Luc)
Sister in law to Betty and Mark..
Wonderful Aunt and great Aunt  to many nieces and nephews.
Special friend to Donna Viel and Bev Ducharme
She was so proud of her granddaughter who stayed by her side to help take care of her.
She loved watching her grandson Connor play hockey and spent many weekends hanging out at the local arena where she was known and loved by many of his hockey teammates as GRANDMA THUNDER.
She also carried her love for hockey and became a big blind river beaver fan.
Special thanks to Dr Shamas and Jamie Elmore and all the nurses and staff of NSHN Blind River
You treated her with respect and went above and beyond to make her pain free know that you will all hold a special place in our hearts.

Mom, I will miss you, so many things I still needed you for, but I know you will always be with me...and you were never alone...I held your hand...

Donations to the Northshore Health Networks Palliative Fund in her honour in lieu of flowers.




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