Aubert Joseph Robitaille, age 70, passed away peacefully on Saturday November 3rd, 2018 at his home in Morrisburg Ontario. Born June 30th 1948 in Penetanguishene Ontario, he was the eldest son of Omer and Anne Marie Robitaille.
Bert is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Christine Cadieux; his daughter Michelle Beaudry, and her husband, Daniel Beaudry; his son, Obie Robitaille and his wife Erika Eyre; his youngest daughter Sacha Robitaille; and his 2 grandchildren Darien & Mackenzie Robitaille.
In his early years, Bert was a well-known home builder under the name Robitaille Homes. In 1977 he met his wife, Christine Cadieux while living in Toronto. After moving to Ottawa, Bert became an affluent Real Estate Agent. Over the years, Bert returned to his passion of building, and operated a successful construction company for many decades.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday November 19th 2018 at The Guest House at Upper Canada Village alongside the picturesque St Lawrence Seaway in Morrisburg, starting at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, memorials or donations may be made to the War Amps Society. As an amputee himself, he was keenly aware of the challenges and costs faced by the disabled.