Donald David Rouleau Obituary

By Eden’s Funeral Home
January 18, 2023
It is with great sadness that the Rouleau family announce the passing of Donald David Rouleau in palliative care at the Pincher Creek hospital, at the age of 66.

Left to cherish Donald’s memory are siblings Joan Brees (Hugo), Ken (Cindy Johnson), Kathy Lynk (Con) and Gerry; aunt Winona Rouleau, nephews and nieces, and cousins.

Donald was born in Pincher Creek, Alta., to F. David and Bernice Rouleau, where he resided his entire life. He worked part time in the family newspaper business (Pincher Creek Echo) during high school.

After graduating from Matthew Halton High School, Donald’s work interests included a long stint as a projectionist at the local theatre; management in the Heritage Inn (Pincher Creek and High River); and King’s Restaurant (Blairmore and Pincher Creek); and salesman at Sears in Pincher Creek before his health declined.

He served as a member on the Group Youth board and was a member of Citizens on Patrol (COP).

A graveside service for Donald will be held at Fairview Cemetery in Pincher Creek on Friday, Jan. 20, 2023, at 2 p.m.. A reception at Eden’s Funeral Home (966 Elm St., Pincher Creek, Alta.) to follow.

Donations may be made to the Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation, in Donald’s memory.

Alberta Heart & Stroke Foundation: 100-119 14th St. N.W., Calgary, AB, T2N 1Z6.


Funeral arrangements entrusted to Eden’s Funeral Home



Shootin’ the Breeze extends condolences to the family and friends of Donald Rouleau.


View Additional Local Obituaries


Ad showing tables with black table cloths and gold settings under a string of lights and promoting the Pincher Creek Community Hall as a wedding venue
Care to leave a comment?
Scroll down!
Like this story?
Click a link to share on social!
// Code example
 <div id="myid" class="myclass" hidden> 
Lorem ipsum <strong>dolor</strong> sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.
Leave a Reply
Two girls, one with long blonde hair and one with pulled-back dark hair, and a young man crouch to observe objects in a metal square on the ground.

Current Issue

Print and Digital Subscriptions
Individual Digital Copies

Advertisement poster for annual general meeting of Pincher Creek Metis Local 1880
Bride with long blonde hair smiles brightly in an ad promoting Ascent Dental for pre-wedding brightening.
Get more from your dentist at Ascent Dental
Get more from your dentist at Ascent Dental
Logos for Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association, News Media Canada and Government of Canada

News from southwestern Alberta and your local community connection

Office hours 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday
697A Main Street | PO Box 811, Pincher Creek, AB T0K 1W0


Copyright 2011–2023 Shootin’ the Breeze.
All materials on this website are protected by Canadian copyright law and may be used only with permission.