Passed away peacefully at the Algonquin Nursing home in Mattawa on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Alexandre Francoeur (2005). Dearly loved mother of Linda Beaulieu (Louis-deceased) of Port Hope, George Francoeur (Viviane) of Powassan and Roger Francoeur (Diane) of Bonfield. Lovingly remembered by 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren with one on the way, and 1 great- great grandchild. Laura is survived by her dear sister Florida Plourd. Laura was predeceased by her parents Ferdina and Emma (nee Larocque) Duguay, her brothers Exora, Octave, Ferdina, Paul, Edgar, and her sisters Stella, Gabrielle, Simonne, Exoria and Lucienne. The Family will receive friends at the McGUINTY FUNERAL HOME (North Bay) on Tuesday October 6, 2020 from 2 – 4pm & 7 - 9 p.m and on Wednesday from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Paroisse St-Vincent-de-Paul on Wednesday October 7, 2020 at 11am. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Donations are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Society and would be gratefully acknowledged. Online condolences may be made at www.mcguintyfuneralhome.com
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