Mrs. Jeannine Desjardins (née Mainville) of Vankleek Hill, Ontario, passed away peacefully on her 91st birthday, Thursday, September 17, 2020. She was the wife of the late Simon Desjardins. She is survived by her children: Hélène (Marcel Leduc), Louise, Michel, Micheline (Mike Hudson), the late Carole, Marielle (the late Gérald Langlois), Sylvie (Luc McGuire), Martine (the late René Gélinas) as well as 2 sisters and 3 brothers. She also leaves behind several grandchildren. Jeannine was an incredible mother and grandmother. She was proud of her community by giving much of her time to the parish of Saint-Grégoire-de-Nazianze. Her absence will be felt by all who knew her.
Family and friends are invited to Mass of Christian Funeral at Saint-Grégoire-de-Nazianze Parish, 137 Higginson Street, Vankleek Hill, Ontario on Saturday, October 3, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. In accordance with maximum attendance regulations, you must pre-register your presence for the service. Please go to www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca go to Jeannine’s page and go to the RSVP button on the right to register or you can call (613) 678-2002. Wearing of Masks and Physical Distancing are Mandatory in the Church. Interment at Saint Paul’s Cemetery in Plantagenet, Ontario. If you wish to make a donation in memory of Jeannine, the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital Foundation is a cause that was close to her heart. To express your messages of condolence or to make a donation, visit www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca .Funeral arrangements in the care of Hillcrest Funeral Home Ltd. 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1R0 (866) 678-2001. A Tree of Remembrance for Jeannine will be planted in the McApline Forever Forest visit www.treesofremembrance.com