Jean Myrtle Main1,2

F, #3141, b. 8 December 1917, d. 4 October 1984
Last Edited24 Sep 2016
     Jean was born on 8 December 1917 in Abbey, Saskatchewan, Canada.2 Jean married Basil Gavin Risteau in 1980 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.1,3 She died on 4 October 1984 in Cancer Control Clinic, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 66 of carcinoma of the breat according to BC Death Registration 84-09-016586. The informant was Basil Gavin Risteau.2
     She was cremated on 9 October 1984 in North Shore Crematorium, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.2

Family

Basil Gavin Risteau b. 4 Dec 1925, d. 14 Sep 1993

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  2. [S4426] Jean Myrtle nee Main Risteau, Death Registration 84-09-016586 (4 Oct 1984), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/images/… Death Registration Image - Risteau, Jean Myrtle née Main. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Risteau, J M.
  3. [S6108] Sadie Schnell, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/69815983, Sadie Schnell (Edmonton, AB), downloaded viewed Oct 5, 2015.

Sharon Shirley Anne Risteau1,2

F, #3145, b. 4 May 1948, d. 3 June 2012
Father*Basil Gavin Risteau2,1 b. 4 Dec 1925, d. 14 Sep 1993
Relationship3rd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Nov 2018
     Sharon was born on 4 May 1948 in Kingston, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada.1 Sharon married George Schnell in September 1967.2,3 She died on 3 June 2012 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, at age 64.4
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Basil Gavin Risteau and George Schnell.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Calgary Sun published in Calgary, Alberta, circa 7 June 2012 .3

Family

George Schnell b. 16 Sep 1943, d. 23 Jun 2011

Citations

  1. [S6108] Sadie Schnell, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/69815983, Sadie Schnell (Edmonton, AB), downloaded viewed Oct 5, 2015.
  2. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  3. [S6109] Deaths: Schnell, Sharon Shirley Anne, The Calgary Herald, Calgary, AB, Jun 9, 2012, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Sharon Shirley Anne Schnell née Risteau. Hereinafter cited as Calgary Herald.
  4. [S6109] Calgary Herald, Jun 9, 2012, Page 33, column 4, Obituary: Sharon Shirley Anne Schnell née Risteau.

George Schnell1

M, #3146, b. 16 September 1943, d. 23 June 2011
Father*Nasie Schnell Sr2
Mother*Rose (?)2
Last Edited27 Nov 2017
     George was born on 16 September 1943 in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada.2 George married Sharon Shirley Anne Risteau in September 1967.1,3 He died on 23 June 2011 at age 67.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Daily Journal published in Tupelo, Mississippi, 17 August 2001 .2

     In the obituary of Sharon Shirley Anne Schnell who died 3 June 2012, George Schnell was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Sharon Shirley Anne Risteau b. 4 May 1948, d. 3 Jun 2012

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  2. [S6110] George Schnell, Calgary Herald, Calgary, AB, Jun 25, 2011 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: George Schnell. Hereinafter cited as Calgary Herald.
  3. [S6109] Deaths: Schnell, Sharon Shirley Anne, The Calgary Herald, Calgary, AB, Jun 9, 2012, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Sharon Shirley Anne Schnell née Risteau. Hereinafter cited as Calgary Herald.
  4. [S6109] Calgary Herald, Jun 9, 2012, Page 33, column 4, Obituary: Sharon Shirley Anne Schnell née Risteau.

Lillian A Vaillancourt1,2

F, #3160, b. 19 April 1927, d. 24 September 1976
Last Edited16 Jun 2011
     Lillian was born on 19 April 1927 in Timmins, Cochrane District, Ontario, Canada.3 Lillian married Hubert Charles Ristau on 18 September 1948.2 She died on 24 September 1976 in Kitchener, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada, at age 49.1,2,3 Lillian A Vaillancourt was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada.
     Her name was also recorded as Lillianne Alberta Vaillancourt.3

Family

Hubert Charles Ristau b. 11 Oct 1925, d. 10 Oct 1973

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998, Lillian A Vaillancourt, b. - , m. 18 Sep 1948, d. Kitchener, ON.
  2. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Descendants of Frederick Becker by Linda (Becker) Isaak", July 17, 2002 (Oliver, BC). Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Hubert Ristau...m. Lillian Vaillancourt, September 18, 1948; d. September 24, 1976; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 3. Hereinafter cited as "Desc's of Frederick Becker."
  3. [S1609] Kirsten Froyland, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1842583, Kirsten Froyland (unknown location), downloaded Mar 23 2007, viewed Aug 31, 2007, Lillianne Alberta Vaillancourt.