Portelance, Laurette (née Quesnel)

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our loving mother on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at the young age of 92. Daughter of the late Patrick (Ben) and the late Lorenza Quesnel (née Landry).

Wife of the late Germain Portelance. Mother of Rhéal (Porky-predeceased), Paul (Lise), Andrée-Anne Labelle (Joffre), Nick (Mary Lou), Jocelyne Poitras (Reg) and Wilfrid.  Memère to Marc, Scott, Angela, Stephen, Jason, Ashley, Patrique, Justin, Lyndsey.  Old memère to Wesley, Isabelle, Timothy, Kassidy, Trinity, Cloé, Bodhi, Brixtyn and Taylor. Sister of the late Paul Quesnel (Helen), late Germain Quesnel (Cecile), late Liliane Dalcourt (late Luc), Jacqueline Kingsley, Adrienne Paquette, Hector Quesnel (Monique).  Sister-in-law to the late Laurette Belisle (Edgar), Leo Portelance, late Alcide (Lorraine), late Conrad, late Hector, Ronald Portelance (Sheila), Georgette Labelle (late Leonard) and the late Marcel Portelance.

Mom enjoyed camping on Manitoulin Island as well as spending her winters in Florida.  She had a passion for bingo and above all she loved and adored her children.  Many thanks to the St- Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre (Clarion site) staff.  A special thank you to her nurse Mona and PSW Julie (minou). Donations in Laurette’s memory can be made directly to Heart and Stroke Foundation https://www.heartandstroke.ca or Sick Kids Foundation https://www.sickkidsfoundation.com.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Friday, September 16, 2022, at 10:00 am. At Ste-Marguerite D’Youville 4290 Old Hwy 69, Val Thérèse, ON.


8 Condolences

  1. Sincere condolences a la famille.

    By: JeanLouis et Hélène Despatie
    September 14, 2022
  2. Our deepest condolences Paul, Lise and to the Portelance family. So sorry for you loss!

    By: Anita & Reg. Lafleur
    September 13, 2022
  3. Our sincere condolences Paul, Lise and the rest of your family.
    Darlene & Tim

    By: Darlene & Tim
    September 13, 2022
  4. My condolences to the family, my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    By: Monique Raymond Grenon
    September 13, 2022
  5. My sincere condolence on your loss Paul.

    By: Bert Zoratto
    September 12, 2022
  6. My Condolences to you all. Your mom had a special place in my heart!
    So sorry for you loss!


    By: Rachelle Blais
    September 12, 2022
  7. My deepest condolences to all my cousins, her sisters and the extended Portelance
    May you Rest in Peace.
    Ma Tante Lorette

    By: Ginette Kingsley
    September 11, 2022
  8. My sincerest condolence Paul, Nick and Jocelyn.

    Neil and Jamie

    By: Neil Burns
    September 11, 2022

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