1952 - 2016

Cecil Patrick Edgar Somerton
It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful death of Cecil Somerton
on April 26, 2016, at the age of 63.

Beloved partner of Robert Oates and son of the late Cecil Somerton and of the late Geraldine Terrance.

He leaves behind Robert's loving children: Megan (Josh) and Daniel. He also leaves his brother David (Andrée); his sisters: Donna (Armando), Gail (Pierre) and Deborah (Bren); his nephews: Andrew, Jason and Sean (Linda); his niece Candase (Christopher) and many relatives and friends.  

Visitation will be held at LA COOPÉRATIVE FUNÉRAIRE DE L’OUTAOUAIS, 95,  Blvd de la Cité-des-Jeunes, in Gatineau (Hull sector), on Sunday, May 1st 2016, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.  The funeral service will follow at 6 pm . 

For those who wish to do so, donations to La maison Mathieu Froment-Savoie would be appreciated. 

The family wishes to thank all health care providers for their support and their good care. A special thank you to Donna, Michelle and Megan for their dedication and attention to Cecil.

Online condolences may be made at

For more information: 819-568-2425

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Robert Oates

Robert, My deepest condolences -- may the wonderful memories you have of Cecil be a source of comfort during this very difficult time. Donna LeQuesne

Donna LeQuesne, April 28, 2016

The Somerton Family

Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to hold forever in your heart.

Kelly Evans, April 29, 2016

Donna Somerton and Family

Donna On behave of the myself and the members of UNDE Local 60303, I wish to extend our deepest sympathy and condolences to you and your family on your lost.

David Meade, April 29, 2016

Gail, Debbie, Dave and Donna

Sorry to hear of the passing of your brother Cec. I keep thinking about him and each and everyone of you. I am also sad to hear that your mom Gerry and your father Cecil have gone also. I know that Cec loved each and everyone of you.

Gerry Chamberlain, April 29, 2016


Sorry for loss, thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Daniel Frost , May 2, 2016


Donna Je viens d'apprendre le décès de Cecil J e suis profondément attrité. Je vivais en Afrique depuis plusieurs années. e suis revenu fin mai à Aylmer. Je voilais aller le saluer et lu remettre des photos que nous avions du temps que nous vivions ensemblre, Comment pourrais=je te rejoindre et te les remettre et apprendre ce quiest arrivé à Cécil. Tres sincèrement Jean Paul Feland

Jean-Paul Ferland, August 1, 2016


I am so sorry for the loss of your big brother. I know how much you always admired him. I think about you and all of your family a lot - you were such a big part of my life.

Karen Jensen, November 6, 2016

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