In loving memory of
Carolyn Deschenes (nee Cooke)
December 28, 1941 – February 14, 2021
Carolyn passed away suddenly and peacefully at her home on Sunday February 14th, 2021 at 79 years of age. The eldest daughter of the late Nina Marie Marguerite deBlois Cooke and William Cooke of Cochrane. She will be deeply and profoundly missed by her husband of 60 years, Norman Deschenes and her children Daniel of Cochrane, Kathleen Jeffery (Tom) of Lively, Christopher (Stephanie) of Lively and David (Michelle) of Cochrane. Beloved grandmother of Grant (Stephanie), Alyssa (Ian), Adam (Megan), Patricia, Hayley, Courtney (Darren) and Riley. She will be greatly missed by her siblings Helen, Keith (Mary), Patrick (Barbara) and Bill (Patricia) Cooke as well as countless cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. She will especially be missed by her dearest friends and sisters-in-laws Pauline Gauthier and Aino Deschenes. Predeceased by her parents Nina & William Cooke Sr. as well as brothers Gary & Dale.
Carolyn was a lifetime resident of Cochrane who cherished her seven grandchildren which was so evidently demonstrated by the countless photos of them displayed throughout her home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Lupus Canada Foundation and would be greatly appreciated.
Private visitations to be held and she will be resting at the Cochrane Catholic Cemetery Columbarium.
Funeral Arrangements in care of
Irvine & Irvine Funeral Home
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