Born In: Canada
Passed in: Canada
KING: Yvonne Renee, age 65 of Swift Current, SK passed away Friday, July 9, 2010 at the Cypress Regional Hospital. The prayer service was held on Monday, July 12, 2010 at 7:00 PM from the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church with Velma Wilson officiating. The funeral mass was held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, July 13, 2010 from the Christ the Redeemer Church with Father Sathiadas Antony officiating. The pianist was Dennis Pion. Members of the Catholic Women's League served as honor guard and ushers. The cross bearer was Lavina Fraess. Readers were Allen Brodeur, Pat King and Andrea Langlois. Yvonne's brother-in-law, Ray Langlois read the eulogy. The interment service was held at Hillcrest Cemetery, Swift Current, SK. Pallbearers were Yvonne's nephews, Neil King, Barry King, Randy King, Murray King, Darwin Hamilton and Lionel Langlois. Yvonne is survived by her husband of 46 years, Francis King; sons Greg (Lana) and their children Morgan and Brayden; Michael (Shannon) and their children Dawson and Kyra; sister, Jean (Larry) Hamilton; brother Maurice (Laurie) Robert; brother-in-laws, Raymond (Joyce Savoy) Langlois, Pat (Jean) King, Wayne (Anita) King; sister-in-law, Melva King; aunts, Sylvia Unruh and Eveline Benoit, uncle Francis Benoit and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Marcel and Maureen Robert, sister, Sylvia Langlois, father and mother-in-law, Edward and Cecile King, brother-in-law Leo King and niece Darlene King. Yvonne was born in Prince Albert, SK on July 22, 1944. She attended school at Leask and Marcelin. Yvonne married Francis King on October 12, 1964. She was employed at the St. Joseph's School for 20 years. Yvonne was an active member of the Catholic Women's League and TOPS. She loved baking, crocheting, fishing, reading, camping and traveling, but most of all following her grandkids around to whatever event they were involved in. She spent twenty-eight years at their cabin at Lac Pelletier with numerous friends and family activities. Family and friends were the most important things to Mom. She always put others ahead of herself even in her times of dire pain. Her wisdom guided us through life and her love kept us strong. Mom was strong in her faith and loved the simple things in life and focused on those things until the end. Donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 43 - 1st Avenue NE, Swift Current, SK, S9H 2A9. Warren's Funeral Home, Swift Current, SK were entrusted with the arrangements. For further information call 1-306-773-8831or 1-800-267-6606 or visit our website at www.warrensfuneralhome.com and express your sympathy to family members in our book of condolences.