We Remember


It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Elise Marie Gaucher (née Arsenault) on November 15, 2021.

Elise was dearly loved and will be missed by her husband of 63 years, Roland.  She is also survived by her loving sons: Greg (Monica), Brian (Charlene), and Jordan (Kim); six grandchildren: Jonathan, Brandon, Matthieu, Amera (Trevor) Krilow, Dielle, and Brady; and one great-granddaughter Arianna Krilow; as well by her sisters Jeanne Lavigne, Marie (Cec) Thomson; sister-in-law Rose Arsenault; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Elise is remembered as a loving, intelligent, witty, strong-willed, and compassionate mother and wife.  She was of strong faith, a devout Catholic, an active member of the C.W.L. (Catholic Women’s League) for many years.  She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who always cared for her family.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Pius X, 1346 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC on Monday, November 22, 2021, at 10:00 am.  Following Mass will be an internment of the ashes at Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the BC Cancer Foundation or a cause of your choice.

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Monday, November 22, 2021, at 10:00

St. Pius X

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Service Information

Service Details

The service for GAUCHER, Elise is scheduled for Monday, November 22, 2021, at 10:00. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

St. Pius X

1346 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC


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  • June Gaucher says:

    My deepest sympathies go out to you Roland and to you Greg, Brian , Jordon and all your families. She will be missed by all and I have many fond memories of the family get togethers we all had in the past when our families were younger. God bless you all. June

  • Isabelle wild (Gaucher) says:

    Lorraine sent me a text telling me about your loss. I’m so sorry for your loss and prayers will be forthcoming.

  • Collette Gaucher says:

    Uncle Roland, Jordan, Brian and Greg and families. We were so sorry to hear about Elise. We wish we could be there with you. Thinking of you and Wishing you strength and comfort through this difficult time.
    June, Collette, Todd and family, Tracey and family

  • raymond bourdages says:

    My deepest condolences to Roland, Greg & Monica, Brian & Charlene, Jordan & Kim, also to Jeanne, Marie & Cec and to all relatives and friends of Élise.

  • Arsenault, J.Claude says:

    My deepest condolence to Roland and the Family.

  • Claude Arsenault says:

    My deepest condolences to Roland and the Family.

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