Fernand Larochelle

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Fernand Larochelle (1909 – January 5, 1978[1]) was a farmer, business owner and political figure in Saskatchewan. He represented Shaunavon from 1964 to 1971 in the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan as a Liberal.

He was born in Black Lake, Quebec, later moved to Saskatchewan and was educated in Ponteix, Saskatchewan and in Gravelbourg. Larochelle farmed near Ponteix and also operated a garage and a trucking business. He served as government whip in the Saskatchewan assembly. Larochelle was a member of the town council for Ponteix, also serving as mayor, and was also a member of the Chamber of Commerce, of the Stock Growers Association, of the South-West Regional Hospital Council board of directors and of the local school board.[1] He was defeated when he ran for reelection to the provincial assembly in 1971.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Hansard" (PDF). Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan. March 8, 1978. Retrieved 2012-07-23. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Saskatchewan Election Results By Electoral Division" (PDF). Saskatchewan Archives Board. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-11-12. Retrieved 2012-03-27.