Lawrence Gaboury, long-time resident of the Bezanson area, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007 at Mackenzie Place in Grande Prairie at the age of 79 years. Lawrence was born on Jan. 27, 1928 in Grande Prairie. He grew up in the Teepee Creek area, where, with his brother Bud, he participated for many years at Teepee Creek Stampede. (They put new meaning in the Teepee Creek Terror). There he met his beautiful wife Faye. The couple farmed on the banks of the Smoky River where they raised their three children. Lawrence is survived by his children; Jim (Lana) Gaboury, Carrie McQuaig, Janet (Darrell) Waldner, his grandchildren; Jason, Shalah, Misty, Melanie, Kelli, Crista, Sandi, Chelsie (Kurtis) and Kyle, his great grandchildren; Savana, Austin, and Ethin. He was predeceased by his wife Faye, parents Eugene and Mary and brother Bud. Funeral service will be held at Oliver's Grande Prairie Funeral Chapel (10005-107 Ave) Grande Prairie on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Vern Begalke Officiating. Interment to follow at the Glen Leslie Cemetery with lunch to follow at the Bezanson Legion Hall. Special thanks to all the nurses and staff at Mackenzie Place. Condolences may be sent by visiting Oliver's Grande Prairie Funeral Chapel & Crematorium

Block 67, Lot 3 & 4

GABOURY, Lucille Mae

Lucille Mae Gaboury, resident of Grande Prairie, formerly of Teepee Creek, passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018, at the Grande Prairie Care Centre, at the age of 90 years.

Lucille was born March 2, 1928 and was the fifth of six children born to Guy and Marie Steeves. She married Bud Gaboury in December 1947 and they had two sons.

She will be sadly missed by her sons Wayne (Barb), and Doug (Jane); and brother Bill Steeves. She will also be lovingly remembered by grandson Wade (Danielle Hogg) Gaboury and great-grandchildren: Taylor, Reid, Addison and Tanner Hogg; granddaughter Michelle (Geoff) Jackson and great-grandchildren: Elyse (Joseph), Genevieve and Madeleine; granddaughter Nicole (Marcus) Hallowes and great-grandchildren: Lane, Triston and Weston; granddaughter Connie (Joe) Lange and great-grandchildren: Chloe and Hannah; granddaughter Tammy (Jason) Finch and great-grandchildren: Jessica and Riley; granddaughter Kim (Mitch) Maisonneuve and great-grandchildren: Halle and Macey; and granddaughter Krystal Gaboury and great-grandchild Riese (Chris McLennan).

She was predeceased by her husband Bud Gaboury, parents Guy and Marie Steeves, sister Edith, and brothers: Harold, Clarence, and Herb.

A Private Family Memorial will be held in spring 2019.Condolences may be sent by visiting

Published DHT website on November 9, 2018

Bud  GABOURY - In Loving Memory Of Bud Gaboury, March 7, 1926 -July 26, 2006
Loving and kind in all his ways
Upright and just to the end of his days
Sincere and kind in heart and mind
What a beautiful memory he left behind
Always loved and remembered.
Published on August 6, 2010

Block 82, Lot 2

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