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Mary Cecilia LeFavor Gourneau
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Birth: May 4, 1913
East Grand Forks
Polk County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 16, 1993
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

Mary Cecelia Gourneau, 80, Belcourt, died Sunday May 16, 1993, in Trinity Medical Center, Minot.

Mary LeFavor was born May 4, 1913, the daughter of Charles and Virginia LeFavor, in East Grand Forks, where she attended school. She worked with her parents on their truck farm and married Patrick Gourneau Jan. 31, 1928, in Belcourt. They both worked in her family's business before moving to Belcourt. Patrick Gourneau died Oct. 26, 1989.

Survivors are her sons, Charlie, White Weasel, Belcourt, Kenneth, Cheney, Ore., Dwight, Rochester, Minn., Howard, Grenada Hills, Calif., and Terrance Bismarck; daughters, Gladys Poitra, Belcourt, Rita Fridrich, Wahpeton, N.D., Madonna Owen, Spokane, Wash., and Delores Manson, Valley City, N.D.; foster children, Roberta Morin, Belcourt, and Wendell DeCoteau, Moorhead; 28 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.

Services: 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Anne's Catholic Church, Belcourt.

Visitation: After 6:30 p.m. today, with an 8:30 p.m. rosary in the church. Arrangements are with Niewoehner Funeral Home, Rolla, N.D.

Burial: St. Anne's Catholic Church Cemetery, Belcourt. 
Family links: 
  Charles Eugene LeFavor (1872 - 1949)
  Marie Virginie Grandbois LeFavor (1872 - 1963)
  Patrick Moses Gourneau (1904 - 1989)*
  Bobby Gourneau (1929 - 1929)*
  Charles Joseph Gourneau (1930 - 2003)*
  James Lafavor (1895 - 1967)*
  Emma LeFavor Schneible (1897 - 1913)*
  William Earle LeFavor (1906 - 1944)*
  Mary Cecilia LeFavor Gourneau (1913 - 1993)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Anns Cemetery
Rolette County
North Dakota, USA
Plot: New section.
Maintained by: Carrie Portlance
Originally Created by: Fluttergirl
Record added: Jul 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39329650
Mary Cecilia <i>LeFavor</i> Gourneau
Added by: Carrie Portlance
Mary Cecilia <i>LeFavor</i> Gourneau
Added by: Carrie Portlance
Mary Cecilia <i>LeFavor</i> Gourneau
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 Added: Jul. 11, 2009

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