It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the peaceful passing of Gaetane Laurin (nee Belanger) with family by her side on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 at Health Sciences North at the age of 67 years. Loving mother of Gisèle (Denis) Rainville. Cherished grandmother of Mikayla & Trinity Rainville which were the light of her life. Dear sister of Thérèse (Gary), Suzanne, Michel (Darlene), Yvan (predeceased), Ronald, Diane (Johnny), Fernand (Lucie), Jocelyn (predeceased), Lucie, Gerald (Carolin), Denise, Jocelyne (George), Daniel and Claire. Born in Quebec on May 28th, 1952 she was the daughter of the late Xavier and Yolande Belanger (nee Leduc). Gaetane worked as a PSW at Pioneer Manor for many years, a job which she loved and took pride in. She enjoyed hiking, walking, knitting, camping and spending time with her family. She will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, extended family members and friends. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff at Health Sciences North, 4th floor Palliative Care, and a special thank you to Dr. Knight. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Paroisse Ste-Agnes, 15 St Agnes St, Azilda at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name can be made directly to Northeastern Cancer Center.