Obituary: Reverend Gilles Gauthier, OMI, 1932 – 2024

30 May 2024

Appears in: Archdiocesan News

On Monday, May 20, 2024, Father Gilles passed away at the age of 92 years.

He is survived by the members of his religious community, the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate; his sister, Louise Desharnais, as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends. Father Gilles was predeceased by his parents, Bella (nee Dupuis) and Paul Gauthier, and many siblings.

Father Gilles’ Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 31, 2024, at St. Albert Catholic Church (7 St. Vital Avenue, St. Albert.) Interment will follow in the Oblate Plot at the adjoining St. Albert Catholic Cemetery.

Friends who so wish may make a memorial donation to the Missionary Oblates, c/o OMI Lacombe Canada (3 St. Vital Avenue, St. Albert, AB, T8N 1K1).