It is with heavy hearts that the family of Andre Joseph Dechaine of Bonnyville, Alberta announces his passing on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at the age of 71 years.
Andre is lovingly survived by his wife of forty seven and a half years: Janet Dechaine of Bonnyville; three children: Derek (Crystal) Dechaine of Bonnyville, Brad (Kim) Dechaine of Bonnyville, Deanne (Jason) Olsen of Irma; seven grandchildren: Alexandrea, Caydence, Aletta, Cole, Skylar, Andie, Seth; twelve siblings: Fred (Barb), Norbert (Joanne), Claire (Julian), Max (Anita), Bena (Jules), Art (Pat), Phil (Joanne), Charlie (Lise), Omer (Jill), Anne (Daryl), Caroline (Kevan), Louis (Sue); brothers & sisters-in-laws: Anne (Ken), John (Lea), Tom (Gisele); as well as numerous nieces, nephews & other relatives.
Andre was predeceased by his daughter: Andrea; granddaughter: Jenna Lee; parents: Francois & Margaret Dechaine; parents-in-law: Lil & John Foy.
Mass of Christian Burial, Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 1:00 p.m., Ècole Notre Dame High School, Bonnyville, AB with Father Rene Realuyo officiating. Final resting place, Holy Family Roman Catholic Cemetery, Bonnyville, AB. Memorial tributes in memory of Andre may be sent to Haying in the 30's, Box 35, Mallaig, AB T0A 2K0.