|Birth: ||Dec. 2, 1904|
|Death: ||Nov. 17, 2000|
Leona Rose Rochon, almost 96, of Everett, Wash., peacefully slipped away after a long fulfilling journey of life.
She was born December 2, 1904 in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada, and moved to the States as a newlywed with her late husband Henry Rochon 75 years ago.
Leona will be remembered as a constant companion and devoted mother, grandmother, and friend. Her life was filled with the smell of homemade bread, knitting needles, a warm hug, unique insights, laughter and many Hail Mary's.
Leona will be missed by her family, sons and daughters-in-law, Raymond and Dolly of Marysville, Leonard and Lena of Everett, Charles and Mary of Spokane, Ronald and Joan of Marysville, Lawrence and Adeline of Everett, and James of Everett; daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Tom Langill of Everett; daughter, Carol Rochon and fiance, Dennis Delaney of Everett; sister, Florence Charron of California; brother, Dick Favreau of Ontario, Canada; grandmother of 40, great grandmother of 51-1/2, great great grandmother of two.
Last good byes were said Monday, November 20, 2000 at a rosary held at Purdy & Walters with Cassidy at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, November 21, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish, Honorary casketbearers will be her children and casketbearers will be her grandchildren.
Private internment will be in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.
As Leona being one of the oldest and longest standing parishioners, the family encourages memorials to be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help or your favorite charities.
(The Everett Herald, Everett, Washington, November 21, 2000)
Obituary from the November 19, 2000, issue of The Everett Herald, page 4B:
Leona Rose Rochon, 95 of Everett, died November 17, 2000. Rosary will be monday, November 20, 2000 at 7:00 p.m. at Purdy and Walters with Cassidy Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, November 21, 2000 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Arrangements by Purdy and Walters with Cassidy.
Her husband was: Henry Joseph Rochon, b. 1901 d. 1983. Born in Kenora, Ontario.
Father: Arthur Hector Favreau (#65573707)
Mother: Rosa Marie Favreau (#65573710)
[Contributed by Elizabeth Rochon-Levesque (#48218065)]
Arthur Hector Favreau (1876 - 1960)
Rosa Marie Favreau (1879 - 1960)
Henry Joseph Rochon (1901 - 1983)
Raymond J. Rochon (1925 - 2010)*
Leona Rose Favreau Rochon (1904 - 2000)
Romeo H Favreau (1908 - 1984)*
Achille Favreau (1912 - 1992)*
Leo John Favreau (1914 - 2004)*
Lorne J Favreau (1916 - 1999)*
Laurier Favreau (1919 - 1983)*
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Created by: Bonita Olmer
Record added: Aug 02, 2005
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