“There is a time to live, a time to celebrate, a time to die and a time to remember.” –Eccl. 3; 155.
We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our beloved Joseph 1923-2012. Predeceased by his parents Hector and Emily (Gagnon). Husband of 63 years to Alma (Roy). Loving father of Colette and Denis. Pepé to Nicole Chevalier and husband Keith. Pepé Joe to Cameron. Brother of Zoé Naylor (the late Gord), Claureda Desjardins (the late Al), Pat Green and friend Laval. Brother-in-law to Rosaire Roy and wife Faye. Will be greatly missed by many nieces and nephews and needless to say many, many friends. Retired from Chrysler Canada after 38 years. Proud union member of Local 444 and Motor City Credit Union (Motorco) since its inception. Served in the army during WW II. His “joie de vivre” was remarkable and contagious. “He was a Jolly Good Fellow”. If you so desire, donations to Doctors without Borders, Sacred Heart Building Fund or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Parish Prayers 7pm at Families First 2130 Front Rd. LaSalle, 519-969-5841. On Wednesday, friends are invited to join the family at Sacred Heart Church (219 Sacred Heart Drive, LaSalle) after 10:30am followed by Funeral Mass at 11:30am. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca