Julien Joseph Lucien LAFORCE

LAFORCE: Julien Joseph Lucien , 101, of Kelowna, British Columbia died Monday, December 5, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 76 years, Marie Rita Leveillée; their daughters Gisele, Jeannine (Bill) and Anita (Allan), their 6 grandchildren and, 9 great-grandchildren. Julien, the 10th of 12 siblings, was born to Simeon Laforce and Exilina Lefebvre, in Notre-Dame-de-Pierreville, QC on March 15, 1915. A man of enquiring mind and diverse interests, he and his wife moved to Kelowna for their retirement years, after having spent some 40 years in Powell River, BC. A fixture at the Kelowna Seniors’ Center, he remained active and outgoing well into his 90s. A Memorial Service will be held December 15,2016 at 11:00am at St. Plus X Catholic Church , 1346 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.firstmemorialfuneralkelowna.com. Arrangements entrusted with First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna, BC 250-762-2299