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HELP! flag male ancestor  Leon  FONTAINE

  (b. 26 April 1922 Ste Agathe, Manitoba, Canada   d. 5 September 2008 Saint Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada )  
Age: 86
Cause of Death: heart failure

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Leon FONTAINE was born 26 April 1922 in Ste Agathe, Manitoba, Canada

Leon FONTAINE was the child of Hector FONTAINE   and   Marie-Louise LAFOND and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Joseph Adolphe FONTAINE and Adelia ST MARTIN (maternal)  Joseph-Alphonse LAFOND and Zoe-Emma VAILLANCOURT

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Leon  married  Rita BERGERON .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Rita BERGERON  was born 2 May 1924 in Saint Lupicin, Manitoba, Canada.  Rita died 16 January 2005 in Saint Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.  Rita was the child of Arthur Edward BERGERON and Beatrice PHILIPPON.

Leon FONTAINE died 5 September 2008 in Saint Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Occupation: baker


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Rita BERGERON was the child of Arthur Edward BERGERON and Beatrice PHILIPPON




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birth1922 Birth
26 April 1922
Ste Agathe, Manitoba, Canada

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Prime Minister of Canada1926 - June 29 - Arthur Meighen becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1926 - September 25 - William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1930 - August 7 - R. B. Bennett becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Invention 1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)
Prime Minister of Canada1935 - October 23 - William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Kings and Queens1936 - January 20 - Edward VIII becomes King of England
Kings and Queens1936 - December 11 - George VI becomes King of England

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Invention 1940 - April - 1st electron microscope demonstrated (RCA), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Invention The microwave oven was invented accidentally in 1945 by Percy Spencer, a Raytheon engineer. While testing a magnetron, he noticed microwaves melted a candy bar in his pocket. Experimenting further, he discovered microwaves could cook food quickly. Raytheon patented the process, and by 1947, they built the first commercial microwave oven, called the 'Radarange.' Initially used in commercial settings, microwaves becomes affordable for home use by the 1960s and 1970s, revolutionizing cooking.
Prime Minister of Canada1948 - November 15 - Louis St. Laurent becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Kings and Queens1952 - February 6 - Elizabeth II becomes Queen of England
Prime Minister of Canada1957 - June 21 - John Diefenbaker becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1963 - April 22 - Lester B. Pearson becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1968 - April 20 - Pierre Trudeau becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Invention The cell phone was invented by Martin Cooper of Motorola. On April 3, 1973, he made the first handheld mobile phone call with the Motorola DynaTAC. This device weighed 2.5 pounds and was 10 inches long, offering 30 minutes of talk time and requiring 10 hours to charge. The first commercial cell phone was released in 1983, revolutionizing communication and leading to the modern smartphones we use today.
Prime Minister of Canada1979 - June 4 - Joe Clark becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1980 - March 3 - Pierre Trudeau becomes Prime Minister of Canada
News1981 - June 5 - First reported case of AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)
Prime Minister of Canada1984 - June 30 - John Turner becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1984 - September 17 - Brian Mulroney becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Invention 1989 - The World Wide Web is invented at CERN (Tim Berners-Lee, UK)
Prime Minister of Canada1993 - June 25 - Kim Campbell becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1993 - November 4 - Jean Chrétien becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada2003 - December 12 - Paul Martin becomes Prime Minister of Canada
2005 Death of Spouse/Partner
Rita BERGERON died 16 January 2005, Saint Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Prime Minister of Canada2006 - February 6 - Stephen Harper becomes Prime Minister of Canada
death2008 Death
5 September 2008
Saint Boniface, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

He died at the age of 86.

Leon is buried at:
cremated, remains at GreenGlen Cemetery Lagimodiere st. Winnipeg, Manitoba
Added: 12/19/2008 9:51:12 AM - Updated: 4/14/2017 9:29:03 AM

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