Isabel Giroux passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Lions Prairie Manor at the age of 90 years.
She spent the majority of her life in Portage la Prairie where she married her husband Paul Giroux. Isabel was a devoted mother to her children and a very loving grandmother to her grandchildren. She will be remembered for the joy she brought to everyone around her, her witty sense of humour, her honesty and the beauty of her soul.
Isabel is predeceased by her parents Hugh McEachern and Marguerite McEachern (Lavallee), infant twins Marie and Joseph Giroux; husband Paul Giroux; brother Alex McEachern; sister-in-law Audrey McEachern; brother-in-law Denis Henrie; brother Ron and sister-in-law Evelyn McEachern.
She is survived by her daughter Paulette with granddaughter Barbette; daughter Brenda; daughter Donna (Robert) with grandchildren Ryan and Alexandra; son David (Cindy)with grandchildren Dana, Kaeleigh and Joshua; daughter Sheila (Dallas) with grandchildren Jessie, Dillion, Maverick and Austin; daughter Della (Derrick) with grandchildren Karissa, Kierra and Kenzie, along with great grandchildren Miyah and Tristan. She is also survived by her sister May Henrie.
The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at the Lions Prairie Manor for their care and compassion.
A private graveside service will take place at a later date at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
If friends so wish, donations may be made in Isabel’s memory to the Lions Prairie Manor Foundation 24-9TH ST. SE, Portage la Prairie, MB , R1N 3V4.
A tree will be planted and cared for by McKenzies Portage Funeral Chapel. www.mckenziesportagefuneralchapel.com
Donations may be made to:
Lions Prairie Manor Foundation Inc.
24 9th St. SE, Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 3V4,
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Isabel Margaret McEachern Giroux August 16 1927 May 23 2018 (age 90).source