Gilles J. Langevin, 78, Carthage

CARTHAGE, NY —  Gilles J. Langevin, 78, Carthage, died Monday evening, Dec. 13, 2021, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake.

Gilles was born on Aug. 27, 1943, in Montreal, Quebec, the son of the late Robert and Pierrette DeSautels Langevin.

He was united in marriage to Mary Ann St. Louis on April 11, 1964, at St. Mary’s Church in Copenhagen. He served in the Air Force from August 1971 to August 1975. For many years, Gilles worked at Climax MFG in West Carthage where he held several positions, mainly as an electrician and retired several years ago. Mary Ann passed away on Nov. 19, 2018.

He loved model trains and collecting coins, hunting and showing his antique cars at auto shows.

He is survived by a daughter, Tina Langevin, Watertown, two sons, Aaron (Rosemary) Langevin of Michigan and Aarik (Amanda) Langevin of Harrisville, five grandchildren, Tiffany Covey, Kiley Covey, Aavry Langevin, Eliza Langevin and Jacee Langevin; his siblings, Denise, Louis, Lise, Reine, Lucien, Roger and Carmen Langevin, all in Canada.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at the Bezanilla-McGraw
Funeral Home with Rev. Todd E. Thibault officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in St. James Cemetery, Carthage. Calling hours will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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