Donald Papineau

Obituary of Donald Roger Papineau

Donald Papineau of Red Deer, passed away at the Red Deer Regional Hospital on Friday, April 21, 2023 at the age of 67 years.


Donald was an antique collections expert, heavy duty mechanic and antique motorcycle enthusiast. He was born in McLennan, Alberta on September 2, 1955. He grew up on the family farm in Girouxville, where he developed his passion for mechanics. Donald’s love for vintage and antique items was unmatched, and his kind and generous spirit touched the lives of those who knew him.  He will be deeply missed by all who loved him.


Donald will be lovingly remembered by his soulmate Terri; stepchildren Shaunna, Tammy and Dana (Katie); seven grandchildren; brother Gerald; sister Carol (Rob); nephew Brandon; and nieces, Mandy (Trevor), Stephanie, and Jackie (Curtis) and their children Payton and Carter.


A funeral service will be held to honor Donald’s life on April 29,2023 at 2:00 p.m. at Paroisse Notre Dame De Laurdes in Girouxville, AB. A celebration of life will also be held on May 6, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. at Don and Terri’s private residence in Red Deer, AB. Condolences to Donald’s family may be emailed to


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