On January 29, 2004, GERTRUDE DORIS LaBRECQUE (nee Simard) of Joppatowne, MD. Beloved wife of Joseph Marcel LaBrecque. Devoted mother of Lorraine Theresa McGraw, Linda Marcella Ross, Michelle Helen Moore, Elaine Marie Quinn, and the late William Joseph LaBrecque. Loving sister of Rene Simard, Blanche Denis, Anita Karafelis, and the late Raymond Simard, Roger Simard and Rita LeBlanc. Also survived by eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Stephen Catholic Church, Bradshaw, MD, on Monday, February 2, 2004, at 10 A.M. Interment will be in Bel Air Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the family-owned McComas Funeral Home, P. A in Abingdon on Sunday, February 1, from 2 to 4 P.M.