CHARBONNEAU, Joseph Gabriel Wilfred of Val Caron, ON
The family announces with great sorrow Joe’s passing at the Elizabeth Centre on Tuesday, May 26, 2014 at the age of 98 years, two months shy of his 99th birthday. Predeceased by his wife Alma Charbonneau (née Lavigne) in 2000. Also predeceased by his infant son Maurice, by his foster son Gerald Cayen and by his great-granddaughter Alysa Jobidon and by his 10 siblings. Beloved father of Helen Quesnel, Don (Lilian), Dorothy Rochefort (Bernard) and Carole (Bill). He will be sadly missed by 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson Austin. He worked for Inco for over 36 years and for the Department of Lands and Forests. He loved fishing and hunting, attending family get-togethers and a love for old country music. He attended the School on Wheels CN 15089 that travelled from Capreol to Foleyet. Although he suffered from Dementia he never forgot his teacher Mr. Sloman and his family. In keeping with our father’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. If desired, a memorial donation may be made (by cheque only) to the Maison Vale Hospice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Sudbury.