At the Falls Villa (Grand Falls Manor), January 4, 2018, Mr. Onezime Durepos passed away at the age of 93 years. He was the widower of Philima Rioux. Born at Drummond in 1924, he was a son of the late Archille and Sylvina (Rossignol) Durepos.
He is survived by two daughters, Pauline Whyte and Odette Dalziel (Tom), five grandchildren, Floyd Whyte, Thomas Dalziel, Melissa Dalziel, Virginia Barclay and Michael Dalziel, 12 great grandchildren, one sister, Alphena Pelletier-Poitras of Grand Falls, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his siblings, Adrien, Albenie, Leontine Poitras, Turnin, Denise Michaud-Sirois, Pauline LeGresley, Victor, Joseph, Marie Veronique, Claude and Alphonse "Bud" Durepos.
Resting at O'Regan's Funeral Home, 515 Everard Daigle Blvd., Grand Falls with visiting hours on Monday, May 28th from 2 to 4 p.m.
His funeral service will be held Monday, May 28th at 4 p.m. from the St-Georges Roman Catholic Church, Grand Falls with interment in the parish cemetery.
For those who wish, donations to the Falls Villa Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family.