Obituary for Nicole Helen Schroeder (Leroux)
It is with great sadness that the family of Nicole Helen Schroeder announce her passing after a long, courageous battle with cancer on Sunday March 4, 2018 at the age of 70.
Nicole faced her illness with tremendous dignity and grace and embraced her life’s journey with strength and determination. She will be remembered by her loving husband Roland and her stepchildren Bonnie, Rob (Tanya) and Tracy (Ibrahim). Nicole will also be fondly remembered by her 6 adored grandchildren Ali, Dylan, Hayley, Keara, Aidan, Tyson and her many nieces, nephews and cousins. She will be dearly missed by her brothers Gerry Leroux (Jan), Gilles Leroux, Clint Degarie (Shirley), step sister Giselle, step brother Serge, sister-in-law Joy Kuehl, brother-in-law Junior Schroeder (Diane) and her many friends.
Nicole is predeceased by her daughter Tina Nicksy, mother Madeline Degarie, step father Victor Degarie and sister Hugette Vincent.
Professional arrangements entrusted to the care of Zohr Family Funeral Home, Eganville. Following Nicole’s wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 11:00am at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Germanicus, Lake Dore Road, Golden Lake. Interment will follow at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Germanicus.
As a tribute to Nicole’s life, donations to the St. Francis Valley Healthcare Foundation to support their wonderful program would be greatly appreciated. Tributes, condolences and donations can be made online at www.zohrfuneralhome.com
She is now in God's care
The Schroeder family would like to thank all of the doctors, nurses, volunteers, family and friends for the wonderful care and support they provided during this journey. Special thanks to Karen Wagner, Dr. Malinowski, Dr. Cross, Dr. Nicholas, Pastor Kline, and Pastor Lapp for their ongoing support.