Passing of Terry Croteau

WPCA Mourns The Passing Of Terry Croteau

Therese Clara Marie Anna “Terry” Croteau (Rivard)
1928 – 2010

The World Professional Chuckwagon Association was saddened by the passing of Terry Croteau, wife of former driver Ray Croteau, mother of former driver Bert Croteau and grandmother of current driver Rae Croteau Jr., on Friday, August 27th, 2010 at the age of 82 after a lengthy illness.

After a lengthy debilitating illness of Alzheimer’s combined with Post-Polio, she was cared for at the Bonnyville Extendicare. Terry is survived by her loving husband of 62 years Raymond (Ray Croteau) of Bonnyville, AB. Her seven children, fifteen grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 30th, 2010 2:00pm at St. Louis Roman Catholic Church in Bonnyville, Alberta with internment to follow at the Holy Family Roman Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial tributes in memory of Terry may be made to the following;
Bonnyville Health Foundation, 5001 Lakeshore Drive, Bag 1008, Bonnyville, AB T9N 2J7
Post Polio Research- Wildrose Polio Support Society, 132 – Warwick Road Northwest, Edmonton, AB T6X 4P8
Alzheimer Society, 1053 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5H 4K1
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Terry will be missed by all in the WPCA, and we extend our sincere condolences to the Croteau family.