LaFONTE, Marie Selina – Of Peterborough, passed away at PRHC on Monday, October 2, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer with her family by her side. She was in her 77th year.
Marie was a devoted wife of the late Edward. Cherished mother to Eddy LaFonte (Mary Rose), Karen Quesnel (Ron) and Kevin Weldon (Ann). Loving Nana to Laura (Tim), Dustin (Leanne), Jade, Melissa, John, Jennie and family. GiGi to Calli.
Loving sister of Joan (Brian), Karen (Roy), Phylis (Gord), David (Colleen) and Ellen. Predeceased by her parents Chris and Joan (Peterson) and Laura McDonald, her children John, Robert, Tammy, her brother Terry and brother in-law Brian.
Also, remembered by Ken, Denise, Barb, Lee, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
We would like to give a special thank you to Dr. Gibson and the outstanding nurses in PRHC Palliative Care Unit who provided Marie with phenomenal care and lots of laughs.
Cremation has taken place. Family and friends are invited to an Open House to remember Marie at 2400 Indian River Line, Indian River, Ontario on Friday October 6th starting at 2 PM.
Donations in Memory of Marie can be made to the PRHC Palliative Care Unit. Arrangements entrusted with Community Alternative funeral home, Peterborough.