Patrick Giguere 1966-2010 - Death Notice

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Patrick Giguere
1966-2010

With great courage and strength after a battle with cancer for more than two years, Patrick Giguere, at the age of 44 years old, peacefully passed away on Sunday, October 24th, 2010 at Hotel-Dieu Hospital, Quebec. He was the beloved husband of Katherine Bleeker and cherished son of Diane Turmel and (late) Denis Giguere. He leaves behind with profound sadness, his three children, Olivia, Zachary and Skyler. Patrick was the adored brother of Melanie and Valerie Gingras, son-in-law of Daniel and (late) Zena Bleeker, brother-in-law of Christine (Michael Lane), Alison and Jennifer (Charles McPhee) and the proud uncle of Alexandre, Kathleen, Ian, Forest and Rowan. He is also survived by many uncles, aunts, cousins and good friends. The funeral, conducted Reverend Katherine Burgess, will take place on Saturday November 6th at 3pm at Saint Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Old Quebec. There will be visitation starting at 1pm at the church. A reception will follow in the Kirk Hall and upon Patrick's request, family & friends are invited to the Giguere residence in Charlesbourg, for an open house starting at 7pm. Special moments of Patrick's life will be celebrated. The family would appreciate donations in Patrick's name to the Terry Fox Foundation, 1117 Ste-Catherine Street West, office 518, Montreal, (Quebec) H3B 1H9 1-888-836-9786 or Canadian Cancer Society, 1040 Belvedere Ave, office 214, Quebec, (Quebec) G1S 3G3 (418) 683-8666.