Lafontant Gilles
Lafontant Gilles

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Lafontant Gilles

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6:00 - 8:00 PM
Tabernacle Church of God
7510 Silver Star Road
Orlando, Florida
10:00 AM
Tabernacle Church of God
7510 Silver Star Road
Orlando, Florida


Lafontant Gilles, 92, of Apopka, departed this life on Friday, September 22, 2017. Lafontant was born on June 10, 1925 in St. Michel de L'Atalaye, Haiti to the late Ismael and Septimus Gilles. He was employed in the healthcare industry as a physician assistant for several years. Lafontant was a loving and devoted father, son, brother, and friend will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

He leaves to mourn his passing his beloved children: son, Sylvesere (Rebecca) Gilles; daughters, Kerfie Desvarieux, Leonie (Clermond) LaFerriere, Micheline (Terrance) Pitts, Madelene (Thomas) Haskett,Yvette (Bernadin) Cherazar; brother, Elucien (Illinise) Gilles; sisters, Enocia Gilles, Mazou Gilles; a host of loving relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017 from 6-8 PM at the church. A service of celebration will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017, 10:00 AM at Tabernacle Church of God, 7510 Silver Star Road, Orlando with Pasteur Abner Malivert, officiating. Interment: Orlando Memorial Gardens, Apopka.


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K. Hope
Created On: 10/03/2017 18:06:51

Deepest sympathy to the Gilles family. May God heal and comfort your hearts during this time of loss. Please know that “God is near to those that are broken at heart; and those who are crushed in spirit he saves.” -Psalms 34:18