It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Donald Dacres, in Québec City, on December 5, 2019. Loving husband to Claudette Nicole Dacres, he was the son of the late Beatrice Ward and the late Albert Dacres. He lived in Québec City.

The family will receive condolences on Saturday December 14, 2019 at 11:30 a.m., at

St. Andrew’s United Church,
1755 boulevard Valcartier,
Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier (QC) G0A 4S0.

The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m.

Besides his wife, he leaves to mourn his children : Ann (Sylvain Deland) and Greg (Carol Amanya); his grandchildren : Dylan Dacres (Dia), Alexandra-Marie Dacres, Evelynn Deland and Chloe Dacres; his godson Bryan Dwyer (Mélanie Mathieu) and Christine Dwyer; his sister Shirley (Ron McIsaac); his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law of the Nicole family : late Jean-Guy (late Lucienne Racine), Béatrice (late François Simard), Reine (Mike Dwyer), Émilien (Florence Duclos), Dolorès (Roger Simard), Lionel (Laurence Maltais), André (Lise Bilodeau), Louisa M.I.C., late Louis-Jacques, Marcel (late Micheline Tremblay), Germain (Lise Leclerc), Huguette (Jacques Bédard), Bernard (Marielle Thibault), late Anne (late John Dwyer) and the late Françoise as well as many nephews, nieces, cousins, and dear friends.

Donald was predeceased by several brothers and sisters: Lowell (late Yvette Rousseau), Inez (late Herman Dacres), Nigel (late Colette Gagnon), Sybil (late Willis Montgomery), Doris (late Kenneth Taylor), Douglas (Colette Lacroix) and June (late Nelson Smith).

The family would like to extend special thanks to Jeffery Hale's home support staff for the care they provided and their tremendous support for the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Friends’ Foundation of Jeffery Hale - Saint Brigid's, 1270 chemin Sainte-Foy, bureau 2000, Québec (QC) G1S 2M4, telephone: 418-684-2260, website:; or the foundation Société Alzheimer de Québec, 1040 avenue Belvédère, bureau 305, Québec (QC) G1S 3G3, telephone: 418 527-4294, website: .


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