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Lela E. (Lancour) Dubord
Date of Death: December, 05 2020

           Lela E. (Lancour) Dubord, 90 of Flat Rock, passed away peacefully on December 5, 2020 at Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba where she resided the last year and a half. She was born February 23, 1930 in Osier, MI, daughter of the late William and Eva (Lalonde) Lancour. On June 23, 1951 she married Philip J. Dubord at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Escanaba.
           Lela attended both Osier elementary and Rapid River High School and later earned her nursing degree. She worked at OSF St. Francis Hospital and Christian Park Nursing Home. She enjoyed several vacation trips to Alaska, as well as Europe, and Canada with Philip and also spending time with family and friends at their camp on Round Lake. Lela’s hobbies included knitting, reading, canning and gardening.
          Lela is survived by her husband Philip of 69 years, her sons: Kevin (Charyl Lynaugh) Dubord of Flat Rock, Allen Dubord of Alaska and Todd (Becky Gardner) Dubord of Escanaba, grandchildren: Heather Jarvis, Eric (Robin) Dubord, Jermiah Dubord, Philip (Chelsea) Dubord, Sara (Brad) Trombley and Krista (Kevin) Dubord, thirteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. She is also survived by two sisters: Lurline Pepin and Rita (Elmer) Aho, two brothers: Wayne (Carol) Lancour and Thomas (Betsie) Lancour. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
          She was preceded in death by her son: Kent Dubord on June 17, 1979, her parents William and Eva (Lalonde) Lancour; six brothers: William, Ronald, Norman, Dale, Keith and Floyd, and six sisters: Theresa Dieter, Wanda Orava, Phyllis Derouin, Leola (her twin) Wiltzius, Yvonne Montgomery, and Judy Eagle.
          At this time visitation for Lela will be private for her family. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00 p.m. on Friday December 11, 2020 at Holy Family Church in Flat Rock with Fr. Sebastian K. Chacko officiating. Burial will take place in the Holy Cross Cemetery in the spring.
          Her family would like to extend a special thank you to all the staff at Bishop Noa Home for their loving care given to Lela during her time living there.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Dubord family.
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  • "Uncle Phil, Kevin, Allen & Todd Our sincerest condolences. Aunt Lela and all of your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. I will never forget the many wonderful times spent with her!"
    -Rory & Patty Montgomery

  • "Hello family, We are so sorry to hear of Aunt Lelas passing. She was a wonderful woman and auntie. I have many fond memories. Our thoughts and prayers to all of you. Sorry we are unable to attend her mass we are wintering in AZ"
    -Tonya and Rob Williams

  • "Uncle Phil, Kevin & Charyl, Alan, Todd & Becky: I am so sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you at this difficult time. Hugs and prayers. "
    -Cheryl & Pat Miller

  • "We extend our deepest sympathy on the loss of your wife and mother."
    -Norman J and Joanne Chenier

  • "Being raised in Flat Rock there were many family's, but the relationship you had with those family's made for a bond between them all which included the Dubord family. Lela had such a warm personality, her joking manner always left you laughing. I worked many years at the nursing home with Lela and she was loved by all, the energy and love she gave to the residents was truly genuine. Know that she is in a better place and one day you will be reunited with her. May the strength of family and friends get you through this difficult time, God Bless you all"
    -Bill and Arlene Marohnic

  • "It has been years since I have been home, but wanted to take a minute to let you all know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Especially during this difficult time."
    -Debbie Ballinger (Lancour)

  • ""Uncle Phil, Kevin & Alan, Todd & Becky I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Lela and all of your family will be in our thoughts and prayers The DeRouin family. "
    -Tim DeROUIN

  • "sorry to hear of lela's passing she was such a sweet person know we will keep her and your family in our prayers."
    -mark pat natalie and ben

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