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Rita Deschamps
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Deschamps (Godard)
1924 - 2019
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Obituary for Rita Deschamps (Godard)

Rita  Deschamps (Godard)
Peacefully at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital with her family by her side on Friday November 15, 2019 age 95. Rita Elizabeth (Godard) Deschamps of Berwick. Beloved wife of the late Gerry Deschamps. Loved mother of Monique Rutley (Rick). Sadly missed by her grandchildren Julia Ardern (Dan) and Matthew (Bethany). Proud great grandmother to Rose Elizabeth. Predeceased by her sisters Alice, Beatrice, Bernadette, Jeanne and brothers Midi, John, Fabrien and Oscar. To honor Rita's wishes, cremation has taken place. [A SERVICE IN CELEBRATION OF RITA'S LIFE WILL BE HELD IN THE CHAPEL OF THE FUNERAL HOME 18 FRONT STREET FINCH ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 23, 2019 AT 11AM.]. Rite of committal to follow at St. Bernard's Parish Cemetery Finch. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Winchester District Memorial Hospital would be appreciated by the family. Online condolence may be made at
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