My sympathies to all. Aunt Madeline had a big impact on my life when I was young and she will be missed. Glad we dropped in to say hello a while back auntie. Rest in peace.
We are sorry to announce the passing of Madeleine Aurore Lorenz (nee Boileau), from King Kirkland, Ontario, on February 25th, 2022, at the age of 80 years while bravely battling cancer.
She was born on November 22, 1941, in Earlton to Leon and Lucienne Boileau. She is predeceased by her husband Carl Lorenz; her son, Jacques Gagnon; her sisters Lucille Desilets and Marie Claire Loranger and her parents Leon and Lucienne Boileau.
Beloved Mother of, Jacynthe (Jessie) Mash (Steve), Claudette MacLeod (Dave Effenberger), Laureane Gagnon, Frances Matt (Romeo), Carlton Lorenz, Raymond Lorenz (Crystal), Noreen Lorenz (Linda June), Ron Gagnon (Sheri). Beloved Grandmother of, Aaron (Bonnie), Felicia (Myles), Serena (Craig), James (Amy), Matrina (Nic), Ashley (Broghan), Christopher (Dru), Kirstyn (Devin), Matthew, Angela, Eryk, Jon, Barry (Sylvie). Beloved Great Grandmother of, Jacques, Austyn, Thorun, Bhaic, Jordon, Nathan, Braden, Bradley, Brea-lynn, Frankie J., Kallum, Hailey, Rock, Baby Jones, Baby Lorenz’.- Beloved sister of, Raymonde, Marie-Rose, Gisele, Paulette, Rejeanne, Lise, Louis and Marcel.
She retired after 30 years at Teck New Agency and then enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting with her husband, children and grandchildren. She especially enjoyed feeding and watching the birds, her game shows, watching golf and curling. For years, she mastered the art of quilting, knitting, crochet and canning, and then passed on these skills to her children. She was an incredible Mom and Grandmother. Madeleine will be greatly missed by all those that she left behind. She was one of a kind and to be loved by her was to be truly blessed.
A Funeral Service/Celebration of Life will be held on May 25th, 2022 at 10 am at French Family Funeral Home, Kirkland Lake, followed by a luncheon at the King Kirkland Community Center at 12 Noon.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to the Cancer Society, an organization she felt strongly about.