Frï¿½re Charles Bï¿½dard, o.m.i.
Paisiblement, le Frï¿½re Charles Bï¿½dard est dï¿½cï¿½dï¿½ au Centre Tachï¿½ le 19 mai 2008 ï¿½ l'ï¿½ge de 96 ans.
En plus de sa famille religieuse, il laisse dans le deuil ses frï¿½res Lorenzo et ï¿½mile et sa sÃÂ…ÂÂ“ur Assunta ainsi que plusieurs neveux et niï¿½ces. L'ont prï¿½cï¿½dï¿½ dans la tombe ses parents Charles et Marie Bï¿½dard (nï¿½e Dupont), son frï¿½re Philippe et ses sÃÂ…ÂÂ“urs Gabrielle, Ann-Marie et S. Flore, s.n.j.m.
Charles est nï¿½ ï¿½ Quï¿½bec, QC le 19 juin 1911. Il fit ses premiers vÃÂ…ÂÂ“ux ï¿½ Ville LaSalle, QC le 15 aoï¿½t 1940 et ses vÃÂ…ÂÂ“ux perpï¿½tuels le 15 aoï¿½t 1944 ï¿½ Ville LaSalle.
Frï¿½re Bï¿½dard reï¿½ut sa premiï¿½re obï¿½dience en 1940 au secrï¿½tariat de l'ï¿½vï¿½chï¿½ ï¿½ Le Pas, MB. Pendant les prochaines 48 annï¿½es il servit la communautï¿½ oblate de ce mï¿½me poste, sous la direction de Mgr Martin Lajeunesse (15 ans), Mgr Paul Dumouchel (31 ans) et enfin de Mgr Peter Sutton pour ses derniï¿½res trois annï¿½es avant sa retraite en 1989.
Les priï¿½res auront lieu le jeudi 22 mai 2008 ï¿½ 19h00 dans la chapelle de la Rï¿½sidence Despins, 151, rue Despins ï¿½ St-Boniface. La messe des funï¿½railles sera cï¿½lï¿½brï¿½e le vendredi 23 mai 2008 ï¿½ 13h30 dans la chapelle de la Rï¿½sidence Despins. L'inhumation aura lieu au cimetiï¿½re de Saint-Boniface.
Brother Charles Bï¿½dard, o.m.i.
Peacefully, on May 19, 2008, at the age of 96, Brother Charles Bï¿½dard passed away at Tachï¿½ Centre .
Besides his religious family, he leaves to mourn his brothers Lorenzo and ï¿½mile and his sister Assunta, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Charles and Marie Bï¿½dard, (nï¿½e Dupont), his brother Philippe and his sisters Gabrielle, Anne-Marie and Sr. Flore, S.N.J.M.
Charles was born in Quebec, QC on June 19, 1911. He pronounced his first vows in Ville LaSalle, QC on August 15, 1940, his perpetual vows on August 15, 1944 in Ville LaSalle.
Brother Bï¿½dard's first obedience in 1940 found him in Le Pas, MB in the secretariat of the Bishop's House. There, he would serve his Oblate community for the next 48 years, under the guidance of Msgr Martin Lajeunesse (15 years), Msgr Paul Dumouchel (31 years) and finally Msgr Peter Sutton for the last three years before his retirement.
A prayer vigil will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel at Rï¿½sidence Despins, 151 Despins St. in St. Boniface. The funeral will be held on Friday, May 23, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. at Rï¿½sidence Despins. Interment will take place in the St-Boniface Cemetery.
CROPO FUNERAL CHAPEL 586-8044