Locally/Independently Owned & Operated

 Racine, Cécile Lucille (née Benoit)

The family announces with great sorrow her passing on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late Léopold Racine. Loving mother of Hubert (Françoise), Robert (Laurie), Carmen (Jean-Marc Ethier), Michel (Sylvie Boucher predeceased), Paula, Monique (Tom Wolf) and Shirley (Glynn O’Reilly). Predeceased by her parents Moïse and Lucia (née Pagé) Benoit. Treasured sister of Annette (Albert Bissonnette) both predeceased, Simone (Léo Richer) both predeceased, Estelle (Hubert Landry) both predeceased, Oscar (Denise) both predeceased, Madeleine (Reynald Doré) both predeceased, Jean-Paul (Louise), Aurel (Lucille), Gérald (Thérèse) and Marcel (Noëlla). Loving grandmother to Robert, Luc, Justin, Mathieu, Danielle, Chantal, Julie, Marc, Joël, Stéfan, Anik, Kim, Riley, Bailey, Eric, Sean, Hannah, Molly and 19 great-grandchildren. Dearly missed by many in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends. After retiring from operating Hillcrest Lodge for 25 years in 1985, she spent her winters actively in Texas with numerous friends. She loved music and to dance. Her quilts are treasured by all. A mass will be celebrated on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 11:30am at Ste-Marguerite d’Youville Church, 4290 Hwy 69N, Val Thérèse, followed by a celebration of her life. In lieu of flowers, donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated.

C’est avec une grande tristesse que la famille de Cécile Racine vous fait part de son décès survenu le 11 octobre 2016 à l’âge de 90 ans. Épouse de feu Léopold Racine et mère bien-aimée de Hubert (Françoise), Robert (Laurie), Carmen (Jean-Marc Ethier), Michel (feue Sylvie Boucher), Paula, Monique (Tom Wolf), Shirley (Glynn O’Reilly). Prédécédée par ses parents Moise Benoit et Lucia (née Pagé).  Prédécédée par ses sœurs et frères : Annette (Albert Bissonnette), Simone (Léo Richer), Estelle (Hubert Landry), Oscar (Denise), Madeleine (Reynald Doré).  Elle laisse dans le deuil ses frères Jean-Paul (Louise), Aurel (Lucille), Gérald (Thérèse) et Marcel (Noëlla). Grand-maman aimante de Robert, Luc, Justin, Mathieu, Danielle, Chantal, Julie, Marc, Joël, Stéfan, Anik, Kim, Riley, Bailey, Eric, Sean, Hannah, Molly et 19 arrières petits-enfants. Elle laisse en deuil plusieurs beau-frères, belle-sœurs, nièces, neveux, amies et amis. Après avoir dirigé Hillcrest Lodge pendant 25 ans, elle prit sa retraite et passait ses hivers au Texas étant très active et entourée de plusieurs amies et amis.  Elle aimait la musique et à danser. Ses courtepointes sont appréciées par tous. Un service religieux aura lieu le vendredi 14 octobre 2016 à 11h30 à l’église Ste Marguerite d’Youville, 4290, autoroute 69N, Val Thérèse, Ontario, suivi d’une célébration de sa vie. Au lieu de fleurs, des dons faits à la Fondation des maladies de cœur et de l’AVC ou à la Société Alzheimer seront appréciés.

16 Condolences

  1. Our condolences for you & your family. Many fond & great memories will live within our family our your mom. What a great woman & friend! She will not be forgotten.

    Posted by:Evelyn Herbold
    December 6, 2016
  2. We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. May the memories you hold dear keep you comforted and warm at this time. Thinking of you all and sending our love.

    Posted by:Angela MacDonald Harris
    October 16, 2016
  3. Our thoughts are with the entire family at this time. It is truly an end of a era. We have so many fond memories that we will cherish in this time of sorrow and remembrance. Such a full life of hard work but a home full of love and laughter. All our love,
    Paul & Deb

    Posted by:Paul & Debby Racine
    October 14, 2016
  4. Nos sincères sympathies à vous tous de la famille Racine. On vient de perdre in gros morceau de notre belle famille. Vous êtes dans nos pensées et nos prières. Que le Bon Dieu vous bénissent et vous garde pour toujours.

    Posted by:Famille Raymond Richer
    October 14, 2016
  5. My sincere condolences on the loss of your Mother. May your memories and her quilts keep her close to your hearts.

    Posted by:Kim Kanerva
    October 13, 2016
  6. Sympathies profondes aux familles Benoit et Racine. Amitié sincère.

    Posted by:Françoise et Raymond Landry
    October 13, 2016
  7. Sincères sympathies …

    Posted by:Claude, Pauline Paquette et famille
    October 13, 2016
  8. We are so sorry to hear the news of your loss. Our sincere condolences to Paula, Bailey, Riley and all of the Racine family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Lori and Steve Narasnek

    Posted by:Lori and Steve Narasnek
    October 13, 2016
  9. Nos sympathies à la toute la famille.

    Posted by:Madeleine et Richard Prevost
    October 13, 2016
  10. Our deepest condolences to the Racine family. Keeping all of you in our thoughts during this difficult time.

    Posted by:Ginette Prevost and Chris Leblanc
    October 13, 2016
  11. Nos plus sincères condoléances aux familles Racine et Benoit .Sinceres sympathy to the family Racine and Benoit.Our thoughts are with you all.
    Bon courage dans cette épreuve.Vos amis de Limoges .Serge et Lise Filion

    Posted by:Serge et Lise Filion
    October 13, 2016
  12. Sincere sympathy to all the Racine family.Your mom was a very special lady and will be greatly missed.I have many great memories of her as you all do.Again so sorry for your loss.

    Posted by:Betty and Dave Sinclair
    October 13, 2016
  13. Our sincere condolences to your Family. Our thoughts are with you.

    Murray and Barb

    Posted by:Murray Lacroix
    October 13, 2016
  14. Our most sincere condolences to the Racine family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Posted by:Claude, Yollande Bergeron and family
    October 12, 2016
  15. I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. My most sincere condolences to everyone. It is never easy to lose a parent or grand-parent. My thoughts are with you during these trying times. Bon courage!

    Posted by:Lorraine Theberge
    October 12, 2016
  16. Thoughts and prayers going out to all the Racine family on the loss of their loving mother.. You have another angel watching over you. Bon courage a tous!

    Claire Roy Cyr, Shelley Roy, Laurie Roy
    Iroquois Falls.

    Posted by:Claire Roy Cyr
    October 12, 2016

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