ROBIDEAU, Jean Patricia: 1934 – November 30, 2013 
Jean Patricia Robideau (nee Coney), long-time resident of Grande Prairie and the Crystal Creek area, passed away on November 30, 2013, at the age of 79. Jean was raised in the Fitzsimmons area and attended grades 1 & 2 there before moving to Calgary to attend grades 3-7, then grades 7-8 in the Linsay School, finishing grade 9 in Grande Prairie, and completing grade 10 by correspondence. Jean married Ray Robideau on November 19, 1952 at the AllianceChurch in Grande Prairie. They lived numerous places the first seven years even in an 8X10 foot trailer Dad built, until they purchased their 1/4 section 11 miles east of 4 mile corner. They moved the old Fitzsimmons school to the farm and made it their home in 1960. Jean and Ray raised their family and enjoyed the farm life until May 1997, when they sold and moved into Grande Prairie where they reside now. Jean held several jobs over the years to help raise the family. She enjoyed renovating her many investment properties, which she did until she was 70. Jean's many hobbies included curling, golf, music and visiting with many family and friends. Ray and Jean just celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary, and were blessed with many friends and family coming over to visit. Jean is survived by her husband Ray; children Sherman (Kathy), Wendell (Myrna), Chris (Cindy), Trudy (Ron Andres), Debbie (Brent Ferris), Charlotte, Janice (Alan Belyan), and Roberta (Jim Meeres); sister Marj Robideau, brother Keith Coney, sister-in-law Louise Kimble, 19 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren. Jean was pre-deceased by many loved ones. A celebration of Jean's life will be held on Monday, December 9th at 1:30 PM at the Grande Prairie Golden Age Centre, 10222 101 Avenue. Memorial donations can be made to the charity of one's choice.
Care and arrangements entrusted to Bear Creek Funeral Home Grande Prairie 780-830-7742 www.bearcreekfuneral.com
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Margaret Robideau

Margaret Robideau
Maggie Margaret Beatrice Robideau, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2006 at the Grande Prairie Care Centre at the age of 103 years.
Margaret was born on June 19, 1902 in Kirkdale, Liverpool England. Mag came to Canada, after marrying Roy Robideau in 1919 and they homesteaded in Bezanson and gave birth to five children; Peter, Alfred, Amelia Molly, Leo and Ernest.
Margaret was predeceased by her husband Roy in 1984, son Peter in 1979, son Alfred in 1992 and daughter Amelia Molly in 1989, all her brothers and sisters in England, her daughter-in-law Anita in 1974 and son-in-law Ben in 1994.
Margaret is survived by her two sons Leo (Edie) of Tillimock, Oregon, Ernest of Edmonton and over 165 grandchildren to the sixth generation, also many relatives overseas and friends all over the country.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Bezanson Golden Age Centre.
Funeral service will e held on Saturday, February 18, 2006 at 1 a.m. from Christ Church Anglican (6610 Poplar Drive), Grande Prairie with Rev. Ruth Adams officiating. Interment to follow in the Glen Leslie Cemetery.
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Harriette Robideau married Butch McFadzen


Thelma L. Robideau married George Franklin Ames





Bea Robideau married Jim Fells

Beatrice Mable Fells, longtime resident of Bezanson and Grande Prairie, Alberta passed away peacefully on February 9, 2005 at the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital in Grande Prairie at the age of 86 years, surrounded by family and friends.
Bea was born in Grande Prairie, Alberta to Edwin and Florence Robideau on August 25, 1918.
Bea married Jim Fells December 28, 1936. They homesteaded in the Fitzsimmons area. They moved to Bezanson in 1945, and raised four children.
Bea will be sadly missed by her family; Larry, Bev, Rod, Glenn, Colleen, Tyler and Dallas Fells; Bernice and Cliff Sydbo; Sandy and Keith Seewalt, Carlee, Jason, Ashlee and Austin Bradley; Jody, Dave and Jannell Matwichuk; Lorna, Maygan and Dana Welander; Darcie Dube, Tarri Thompson,
Step-grandchildren; Shirley, Jim, Travis, and Trina Gayes; Joan Sydbo; Shane, Karla, Catlin, Ashlee, and Carl Sydbo; Peggy, George, Jim, Berk, and Sarah Ross; Tracey, Frank, Colten, and Brayden Vant Erve; Marylou, Paul, Ron, Michelle, and Josh Podulsky; Lisa, Roland, Erica, and Lucas Glatz; Shawn Eckstorom,
Sister and best friend Louise Kimble, special nephew Melvin Kimble, brother Ray (Jean) Robideau, two special aunts; Maggie, and Peggy Robideau and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Bea was predeceased by her husband Jim, mother Florence, father Edwin, stepfather Bud Gallant, brother Albert, sister Audrey, brothers-in-law Herman and John, three grandchildren and one great grandchild.
The Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 12, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. from the Bezanson Community Church in Bezanson with Pastor Lew Wiegel officiating.
Memorial donations may be made in memory of Beatrice to the Bezanson Curling Club, c/o The AG Society, Box 189, Bezanson, AB T0H 0G0.
Oliver's Grande Prairie Funeral Chapel & Crematorium
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"Dedicated Service Since 1915" Posted on 2005-02-10


Mabel Robideau married Nat Hunter


Stella Robideau married Moose Nellis (1911)


Lillie Robideau married Jerome Norton (1913)


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