OBITUARY

Delisca "Sara" Proulx

November 7, 1912February 29, 2016
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Marie ‘Sarah’ Delisca (Cayer) Proulx Peacefully on Monday, February 29, 2016 in her 104th year, at Sandfield Place in Cornwall, Ontario. Born November 7, 1912 in Marionville,ON. She was the daughter of Arthur Cayer and Alma Bouchard. She married Armand Felix Proulx on October 28, 1933 at St. Columban’s Church. Armand passed away on April 7, 1973. She is survived by one sister, Aurore (the late Harvey Lalonde). She is predeceased by ten brothers, (Aurel, Gerard, Leo, Romeo, Conrad, Lawrence, Albert, Maurice, Richard, Rene) and three sisters, (Albina, Aneda, Annette). She leaves to mourn, her daughter Annette (the late Ronald Bickerstaffe), son Ronald (Geraldine) and daughter Denise (André Hurtubise). She is survived by 14 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, 15 great- great-grandchildren and one great-great-great-grandchild. Delisca worked for many years at Latour's Grocery on Pine Street. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She resided on her own until shortly before her 101st birthday at which time she moved to Sandfield Place. Resting at LAHAIE AND SULLIVAN CORNWALL FUNERAL HOMES, WEST BRANCH, 20 Seventh Street West (613-932-8482) Friday, March 4th from 2 p.m. Funeral Saturday, March 5, 2016 for Mass of Christian Burial in St. Francis de Sales Church at 10 am. Delisca will be interred in Notre Dame Cemetery next to her husband, Armand. The family will be in attendance Friday, March 4th from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the staff at Sandfield Place where 'Sarah' resided these past two and a half years. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations to Open Hands, the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of your choice. Messages of condolences may be left at www.lahaiesullivan.ca

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, March 4, 2016

  • Visitation

    Friday, March 4, 2016

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, March 5, 2016

  • Committal Service

    Saturday, March 5, 2016

Memories

Delisca "Sara" Proulx

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March 10, 2016

Deepest sympathy to Mike and family on the death of memere. although I only met her a couple of times she made a lasting impression on me. She was a true lady.
Geraldine & Seamus Boyle, Ballycastle. Northern Ireland

March 4, 2016

I will miss you Aunt Delisca. I had so much fun visiting you with Denise and Paulette. My deepest sympathy to all my cousins. We have lost a grand"LADY"
Elise (Cayer) Hasapogianni Athens Greece

Margo Martel

March 4, 2016

My deepest sympathy . To you & your family. I meant your mom on a few occasions , such a lovely lady. She lived a full life. So hard to say goodbye to a loved one .May she R.I.P . My thoughts & prayers are with your family.

March 4, 2016

My deepest sympathy my thoughts and prayers are with you all Denise and family.

Denise Hurtubise

March 3, 2016

To my beloved mom, I will cherish her memories forever, I loved so deeply, she will be missed, I am consoled that I know she did not leave this earth without any one waiting for her...it was a love story holding her hand she told me my dad was waiting for her under a beautiful big tree for her,I told her go hold his hand and go into the light,it is your time, you are so tired....next morning she had passed, I beleive their is another beautiful life for us..I thanked God for this beautiful gift he gave me knowing she is not alone ...you will always be in my heart,I will cherish all the beautiful memories....love you mom...rest in piece...xoxo

March 3, 2016

Our deepest sympathies to my cousins Annette, Denise, Ron & their families.Sarah touched the lives of so many with her kindness . She was a wonderful person. You will always hold a place in our hearts.Kent & Denise Almquist

Richard & Anita Bough

March 3, 2016

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Denise, Annette and families at this most difficult of times. We have many fond memories of Sarah that we hold dear. She will be remembered with great fondness. Although, we are in Florida, at the moment, we are there with you in spirit.

Chuck Newton

March 2, 2016

My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sara showed nothing but LOVE .The memories will be forever cherished, always remember the warm welcome each visit at Sandfield Place. Difficult to express my feelings however i know through my thoughts and prayers i will have beautiful memories that are shared both by the family and many friends. Sara you have created a lasting legacy for all to follow. God Bless.

Sue Clements

March 2, 2016

You were loved by everyone who knew you. RIP..

Kevin Lalonde

March 2, 2016

Memere! I can't thank God enough for blessing me with 35 years of your presence in my life. Your love, care and positive attitude will be forever remembered. RIP, Love Kevin, Kim, Brandon, & Chanelle

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With her sister, Aneda

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With her sister, Aneda

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The Cayer Family

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Armand and Sarah

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Armand and Sarah

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Armand and Sarah

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With grandson, Danny Bickerstaffe

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Daughter Annette and son, Ron