Obituary for Yvonne Collignon (Pouteau)
Passed away at the Charleswood Care Centre on Thursday December 22, 20156 at the age of 80 years, Yvonne Marie Collignon (nee Pouteau) of Winnipeg, MB.
Yvonne leaves to mourn her passing her loving husband Norman, sons David (June) of Winnipeg & Donald Collignon of San Antonio Texas and by granddaughter Jenna. She is also survived by her brother Marcel (Mickey) Pouteau of Portage la Prairie and by her nieces Lisa (Daryl) Klassen of Kindersley Sask & Debbie Pouteau of Portage la Prairie.
Yvonne was born in St. Alphonse, Manitoba however moved to Holland Manitoba at a young age where the family farmed. Later on she moved into Winnipeg and in 1955 married Norman Collignon where they resided in the Fort Garry area for many years together.
Yvonne enjoyed baking, sewing, camping and travelling throughout Canada, USA and Europe. Yvonne has a great network of friend where she resided on Mars Drive for over 45 years & will be missed.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday January 2, 2017 at 11:00 am at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 4588 Roblin Blvd. Winnipeg, with Msgr. Maurice Comeault as Celebrant.
Interment will take place at a later date in the St. John Berchmans Parish Cemetery, Holland MB.
Following the service, a reception will take place in the reception hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Friends that so desire, memorial donations can be made in Yvonne's memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.