BEAUCHESNE Maurice – Passed away peacefully at Woods Park Retirement Home on January 12 2014. Maurice, “Moe” to those who knew him was in his 87th year, beloved husband of the late Lois Beauchesne, Loving father of Mark, Lise, David (Lise) and Jon (Mandy). He will also be deeply missed by his 7 grand children, Amanda, Chris, Daniel, Shannon, Eric, Alex and Selah. Maurice had a 39-year career with the Canadian National Railway, retiring as one of the last employees of the Barrie train station. He was a long time resident of Barrie and sportsman playing baseball and hockey in the area for many years. He was a long time member of the Knights of Columbus, coaching countless youth in hockey and flag football. He was a proud member of the Wrinkled Warriors slow pitch team, playing into his 83rd year and enjoyed his many friends at the Parkview Senior Centre dances. He had a great sense of humour and loved to dance.
We would like to pass along our gratitude to all the staff at the Woods Park Retirement Home for taking great care of Maurice over the last 7 months.
A celebration of Maurice’s life will be held on Saturday January 25th, 2014 at the Starlite Room of the ANAF 365 Club, 7 George St Barrie Ontario, 705-728-6224 from 2 PM. to 8 PM. Complimentary lunch and beverages will be provided. In lieu of flowers, donations to your favourite charity on Moe’s behalf would be greatly appreciated.