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August 13, 2004

VILLENEUVE Mrs. Stella May Villeneuve, beloved wife of Mr. Roger Villeneuve of Red Deer, passed away at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre on Sunday, August 8, 2004 at the age of 78 years. Stella was born on November 26, 1925 at Calgary, Alberta. Stella was a devoted, loving, caring and giving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who adored her family with all her heart. Stella's grandchildren were her greatest blessing and her family brought her immense joy and fulfillment in life. She treasured visits on the telephone and loved to host family gatherings. Stella also loved playing the piano, reading and doing crossword puzzles. She enjoyed the peaceful time spent in her flower garden, going on walks and meeting new people. Stella will be deeply and sadly missed but lovingly remembered and forever cherished in the hearts of her family and dear friends. Stella leaves to mourn her loss her loving husband, Roger of Red Deer and her loving children; sons, Gerry (Kathy) Villeneuve of Lethbridge, Alberta and Ron (Carole) Villeneuve of Red Deer and daughter, Lorie (Wade) Crick of Edmonton, Alberta, nine grandchildren and one great grandchild. She will also be sadly missed by her sisters, Valerie Zan (Ed) of Caroline, Alberta and Betty Hansford (Dalton Collins) of Calgary, Alberta. Stella was predeceased by her parents, Reginald and Eva Long and a sister, Margaret Goldbeck. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 6 McMillan Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta on Friday, August 13, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. with The Reverend Father Joseph Dephoff, S.A.C. celebrant. Cremation entrusted to the Central Alberta Crematorium, Red Deer, Alberta. If desired Memorial Donations in Stella's honour may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 4730A Ross Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 1X2. Condolences may be forwarded to the family at

Service and Cremation



4820-45th Street, Red Deer

Phone 347-2222