Bastien Hector WindsorStarFrame copyBastien, Hector Jr.

80 years passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, May 2, 2014 at Leamington Court. Late of Kingsville and formerly of McGregor where he farmed for many years. Beloved husband of Priscilla Bastien (Beausoleil – nee Kennette). Dear Husband of the late Georgina Giofu (2001) and Lynda Levack (2003). Dear father of Donna Carter (Dave), Albert (Mary Ann), Maurice (Wanda), Michael (Jeanie), Mary Jane Meloche (Ron), Daniel, Linus, Ovide (Veronica), Margaret Marcotte (Mark). Also dear father of Angela Bastien and step-children Erika Edwards, Kenny Edwards (Chrissy). Dear step-father to Priscilla’s and the late Wilfred Beausoleil’s children the late Joe (2012)(Elaine), Jeanette Fleming (Jim), Irene Harrison (Pete), Robert (Georgettte), Joyce Sauve (Ken), Tom (Cathy), Christine Mason (Bob), Richard (Marianne), Anne Marie Verbeke (Ed), and Priscilla Iacobelli (John). He will be missed by his 60 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Dear brother of Rev. Father Linus, Sister Cecile, the late Irene Beneteau (2011)(Alphonse), Frances Anne Brooks (2012)(Art), Leonard, Jeannette Vandersteen (Tony), Ovide (Danielle,), and Gerald (Paula). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Monday from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Knights of Columbus Service and Parish Prayers Monday at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Hector’s life will be held Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from St. Clement’s Church, 9567 Walker Road, McGregor at 11 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. (Please note visiting from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass will be held at the Church). If you wish to donate in Hector’s name donations made to Brentwood Recovery Home or to a Charity of Your Choice would be appreciated. Family & Friends may share their memories of Hector or make a charitable contribution online at


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