GOBEIL: Lionel Joseph Paul, It is with deepest sorrow that the family of Lionel Gobeil announce his sudden passing on March 28, 2021. Lionel was born on December 4, 1978 to Moise and Marigold Gobeil at the Swift Current Union Hospital. Lionel began his schooling in Weyburn and then in Swift Current. He worked for several years at Home Hardware in Swift Current until his surgery for colon cancer in 2017 and prior to that, he worked at the Pioneer Co-op. Lionel loved music, camping, getting together with friends and family, playing his guitars, naming one special guitar Lucy, and collecting albums. Lionel leaves to cherish his memory his parents Moise and Marigold (Symons) Gobeil; his older brother John; his aunt Lea Pelletier (Merv Caven); uncles Philip Gobeil, Henry (Louise) Gobeil, Peter Symons, and John Molden; cousins Lea Perron, Peggy (Brent) Marshall, Jo-Anne (Bob) Therrien, Dolly Hampton, Paul (Maryse Quesnel) Elias, Donald (Shirley) Fortin, Laura (Wes) Unrau, Nic (Sherry) Fortin, Collette (Tom) Robinson, Tim (Jeaninne) Pelletier, Monique Pelletier, Paulette (Kelly) Guider, Daniel (Caroline) Gobeil, Robert Symons, and Bonnie Symons. He was predeceased by his grandparents Joseph and Emma (Lacroix) Gobeil, Robert David and Hope (Onslow) Symons; uncles Gerard Gobeil, John Baptiste Gobeil, Peter Elias, Orville Pelletier, Hugh Symons, and Jerry Symons; aunts Marie (Gobeil) Elias and Irene (Gobeil) Plante; cousins Andre Perron and Greg Perron. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society 1910 McIntyre Street Regina, SK S4P 2R3 or Canadian Mental Health Association 176 4th Ave North West
Swift Current, SK S9H 0T6 would be appreciated by the family. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private family service will be held at a later date. Lemieux Funeral Home, Ponteix, SK were entrusted with the arrangements. For further information please call 306-625-3925 or visit our web site at www.lemieuxfuneralhome.com and express your sympathy to family members on the family tribute wall.
Canadian Cancer Society
1910 McIntyre Street, Regina SK S4P 2R3
Canadian Mental Health Association
176 4th Ave. N.W., Swift Current SK S9H 0T6
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