Following a lengthy battle with complication due to Alzheimer, Mrs. Colette Henriette (Lagace) Stinson has passed away peacefully in the arms of her loving husband on the evening of January 4th, 2022, in Uxbridge, Ontario at the age of 71 years.
She will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by her husband of 31 years, Steve Stinson; children: Denis (Sonia) Pitre, Wayne (Khanh) Pitre; stepdaughter: Cynthia (Adam) McKay; grandchildren: Jessica, Alisa, Elise, Alex and Marcus; step-grandchildren: Emily and Sarah,
She is survived by her brothers: Lionel (late Mary Lou) Lagace and Ronald Lagace; her sisters: Geraldine (Eddie) Comeau, Jeannette (late John) Surette, Lina (Raymond) Babin, Murielle (Alexandre) Chamberlain, and Lorraine (Cyril Berube) Babin.
She was predeceased by her late brother, Roger (Louise) Lagace.
She will, also, be dearly missed and remembered by the father of her children, Roger Pitre, her nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
Born in Bathurst, New Brunswick, she was the daughter of the late Alphe Lagace and Isabelle Thibeault.
Colette lived life to the fullest. She was a woman with a kind heart; always willing to help her family and friends. She enjoyed music, dancing, playing cards, spending time at her trailer. She loved playing her harmonica, watching The Price Is Right, playing Bingo, listening and grooving to Elvis and different kind music. Her motto in life was “Don’t sweat the small stuff”.
Visitation will be held at 6:00pm EST to 8:00pm EST, on Friday, January 14, 2022 from 6:00pm EST to 8:00pm EST at DeStefano Funeral Home, 1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 0C7. (905) 440 3595
A funeral mass and Celebration of Life will be held in Bathurst, New Brunswick later this spring.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to The Alzheimer Society, Heart & Stroke Foundation, Sick Kids Hospital, or a choice of a registered charity would be appreciated.
Memories may be shared at www.destefanofuneralhomes.ca.