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Brother Charles Gareau SG passed away on May 15, 2020 from the Coronavirus at the age of 86. He was a member of the community of the Brothers of Saint-Gabriel.
Born in Bellevue, SK. he taught school in Quebec, the USA, then on mission in Papua New Guinea where he worked for 25 years. He then worked as a Pastoral Assistant in North Battleford. His last years were spent in Montreal.
Our sympathies to his Religious family as well as his sisters Juliette, Olive (Raymond) Michaud, Sister Gertrude (Presentation of Mary) and many nieces and nephews.
A collective funeral will be held for Brother Charles and 4 of his confreres who all passed away from COVID-19 during the month of May. Funeral Mass will be held in Sanctuaire Marie-Reine-des-Coeurs, 5875 rue Sherbrook Est, Montreal on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 11:00 am Quebec time. The burial of his ashes will occur on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 11:00 am Quebec Time in a section reserved for the Brothers of St. Gabriel at the cemetery Repos Saint-Francois d’Assise, 6893, rue Sherbrook Est, Montreal. Our sincere sympathies to the Gareau Family at this time of loss.
May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.