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Passed away at North Bay General Hospital, Scollard Site, Wednesday, November 26, 2003, at the age of 88 years. Émilia Larocque was the beloved wife of Léo Dufresne and the loved mother of George (Rita) of Port Clinton, Michigan, Raymond (Shona) of North Bay, Donald (Sue) of Dunneville. Lovingly remember by 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Fred Dufresne of North Bay and Marie-Ange Fortner of Peterborough. Predeceased by one son, Sam, her parents, Célina and Xavier Larocque, one brother Alpha and three sisters, Cécile, Louise and Élianne. Visitation at McGuinty Funeral Home Thursday and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at Paroisse des Saints-Anges, Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully appreciated by the family.

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