CORDEL – Francis Jean-Marie January 29, 1929 – March 5, 2010
He will be forever remembered by his loving wife, Phyllis (Bitterman); his children; Dolores (Don) Baron, Grace (Kim) Blauel, Greg (Wendy) Cordel, David (Sharon) Cordel, Michele (Sean) Steele; his grandchildren; Christopher (Maggie Zhang) Blauel, Adrienne Blauel, Nicole Chase-Baron, Jesse Steele, Stephanie Hause; sisters, Cecile Dumas and Colette Fetaz; brother, Raymond (Juliette) Cordel; predeceased by parents, Marius and Valentine (Frey) Cordel, sister, Jeanne Maloney. Francis farmed for 35 years north of Halkirk AB, relocating in 1982 to Topland / Ft.Assiniboine area, retiring in 1997 in Barrhead. He was an active member of the Knights of Columbus. His creativity in repairing motors and machining projects was appreciated by many. He treasured family, friends and had a great love for his church. Prayer service Friday, March 12, 2010 at 7:30 p.m. and Funeral Mass Saturday, March 13, 2010 at 11:00 a.m., St.Anne’s Catholic Church, Barrhead AB. In lieu of flowers, donations to STARS, Cross Cancer Institute or Prayer Intentions would be appreciated. The family wishes to extend sincere appreciation to Dr. Tawfik, all medical staff, family, friends for the care, compassion, gifts of food, flowers, etc. Thank You.
Arrangements entrusted to Rose Garden Chapel, Barrhead, AB. An Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial.