ROCHER, Dominique & Jeanne October 27th was a very special day her in St. Brieux. Mr. & Mrs. Dominique and Jeanne Rocher celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. Present at the celebration was their only son Marcel from Medicine Hat, Jeanne's brother Florien Montes from Bellevue, as well as numerous nieces and nephews, relatives, long time and new friends from St. Brieux. Their nieces, Monique Tremblay and Christine Bedard, were very efficient in preparing this event. A special dinner and coffee were programmed for 3:00 pm. The celebration took place in the New Horizon center in St. Brieux! Dominique celebrated his 98th birthday the same week. He had retired from farming in 1971; and drove a school bus for 11 years from 1974 to 1985. He was also a volunteer fireman for 18 years and also served as fire chief. He was very good at helping others with fixing electrical appliances. Dominique served as a Knight of Columbus since 1965. Jeanne (Montes) was born in St. Front on the 6th of April, 1928. She trained as a nurse in Tisdale and worked there after finishing her training. She then moved to Regina where she met Dominique in 1947. The two were married on October 27, 1948. Jeanne then worked as Post Mistress for St. Brieux from 1974 to 1985. She was very involved with the culturel committee, the senior citizen club and the Roman Catholic church. She was blessed with the great ability to both crochet and knit. Her talent allowed her to accomplish may lovely warm blankets. Jeanne was a member of the square eight club and worked endless hours for good causes and her relatives. Jeanne and Dominique are extremely happy and always ready to visit and communicate with whoever showed up always pleased to reminisce! They loved playing cards with their friends. We thank God for such a marvelous couple who have been so active among family, neighbors, and friends in our parish for 70 years! Dominique is now a resident at the Chateau Providence where he has been for the last year. Jeanne qualified to enter Nirvana and has been there for several months. Twice weekly she is able to spend time visiting with Dominique. We congratulate them both wishing them continued good health and more happy anniversaries in future years!
NORDSTROM - Please join us in celebrating Vern and Lorna Nordstrom's 60th Wedding Anniversary Sunday, December 16, 2018 2:00 - 3:30 pm Melfort Seniors Place 118 Burrows Ave. West Melfort, SK No Gifts Please More