Lorne Deschene

Lorne Edward



April 5, 1934 –

June 27, 2009

It is with great

sadness we

announce the

passing of Lorne

at his residence in

Krestova, BC, after

a courageous battle

with cancer.

Lorne was born in Lestock Sask. Moved to

Trail at the age of 2 years, where he grew

up & received his education. He worked

at various jobs until the Canadian Armed

Forces in 1954 retiring in 1974 as Sgt. L

E Deschene CD. Lorne then worked at

Cominco, Carefree Trailers, and then Celgar

Pulp Co. until his retirement in 1994.

Lorne loved the outdoors, camping,

fishing, ski-dooing, hunting, ATVing,

playing and writing music and artwork.

But mostly puttering in his shop, special

visits with his two daughters & last of all

B.Sing with his many friends.

Predeceased by his son Lorne Jr., his

mother Hazel Todd, stepfather Eric Todd,

his father Ray Deschene, his sister Jeannie

Cloutier, his step son Ralph Humphrey,

son in law Warren Pollard, Brother in law

Jules Guren.

He will always be loved and remembered

by his wife of 28 years Joan Deschene,

daughters Edna Marie, Carol (Gerald),

Annette (Scott), stepdaughters, Colleen

(Tony), Crystal, Stepsons; Shane and

Arthur. Also by 18 grandchildren and

6 great-grandchildren; brothers, Bob

Todd (Robin), Don Todd, Harold Todd (Jeanie)

Danny Deschene (Helyn), Ray Deschene (Joyce)

Philip Deschene (Karin) Larry Deschene

(Donna), Sister Sharon Guren and many

nieces and nephews.

Celebration of life to take place at the

Castlegar Legion


July 11th, 2009

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