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Felix Seguin

In loving memory of Felix Seguin, age 84, of Pinewood, Ont who passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 24, 2001 at the Rainy River Hospital in Rainy River, Ont.

Felix was born on November 12, 1916 in Nelles, Twp. Ont to the late Francois Xavier and Emelie Seguin. He grew up in the Pinewood area farming with his family. Felix served overseas in World War II, staying after the war had ended to help rebuild bridges. He worked at Uniroyal Tire in Dryden and at the local tire shop in Atikokan before returning to Pinewood where he farmed and worked in the bush. He loved the outdoors, gardening and growing roses.

He enjoyed playing cards, watching baseball and hockey. He was united in marriage to Florise Laroque on June 25, 1951.

Felix was predeceased by his wife Florise on August 31, 1972; his parents Francois Xavier and Emelie; 6 brothers and 7 sisters.

He is survived by his children Ernie (Elizabeth) of Sioux Lookout, Ont, Claude (Cathy) of Rainy River, Ont, Fern (Dale), Dave (Grace) and Bert (Sharon Birnie) all of Pinewood, Ont; grandchildren Tom, Tyler, Randy, Jason, Audrey (Shane Brown), Mitchell, Nicole and Dayna Seguin and Cody Ossachuk; great grandchildren Rebecca and Stephan Brown; sister Leona Fredrickson of Atikokan and by numerous extended family.

A prayer service was held on Friday, October 26, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. at Our Lady Of The Way Roman Catholic Church in Pinewood, Ont with Father James Panikulam officiating. The Royal Canadian Legion Major Hughes Branch of Rainy River provided the Last Post Tribute.

A funeral mass was held on Saturday, October 27, 2001 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady Of The Way Roman Catholic Church in Pinewood, Ont.

Father James Panikulam officiated with interment in the Pinewood Catholic Cemetery in Pinewood, Ont.

The active pallbearers were his grandsons Tom, Tyler, Randy and Jason Seguin with his nephews Cory Larocque and Michael White.

The honorary pallbearers were his grandchildren Audrey, Nicole, Mitchell and Dayna Seguin and Cody Ossachuk and his great grandchildren Rebecca and Stephen Brown.

If friends so desire in memoriam donations may be made to the Rainy River Hospital, 115 Fourth Street, Rainy River, Ont P0W 1L0 or The Lady Of The Way Roman Catholic Church, Box 33, Pinewood, Ont. P0W 1N0.