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Remembrance Day à the Notre-Dame cemetary

Publié le : 2019-11-07 a 14h00 | Catégorie : News

The Chair of the Board of Directors, Me Stéphanie Mercier, and the Executive Director of Les Jardins du Souvenir Funeral Home and Cemeteries, Daniel Dezainde, are very pleased to invite the residents of the Outaouais to a first edition of a commemorative ceremony in honour of Remembrance Day to be held on November 11, 2010, starting at 10:45 a.m. at Notre-Dame Cemetery on Fournier Boulevard in the Hull sector.

"This ceremony is intended to show our respect for the memory of all those Canadian heroes who lost their lives on the battlefield in the defence of our democracy. " mentioned Me Mercier. The religious ceremony will be accompanied by musical pieces and a tribute will be paid to the deceased by a member of the Canadian Legion.

"With nearly 500 Canadian soldiers buried in our cemeteries and a specific section under development at Notre-Dame Cemetery, we wanted to give more importance to our soldiers and give them solemn testimony to thank them for their sacrifice. "continued the Executive Director. The Jardins du Souvenir team will take this opportunity to unveil a monument in honour of our heroes.

The ceremony will begin at 10:45 a.m. on the Terrace of the funeral home and will be presided over by the Archbishop of the Diocese of Gatineau, Bishop Paul-André Durocher.

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