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BOISSONEAU, ELI PATRICK (BUBBLES)

Sunday, January 20, 2013

March 17, 1930 - January 18, 2013 - Danced into the spirit world on Friday, January 18, 2013 in his 83rd year at the Sault Area Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Son of the late Eli and Lucy Boissoneau. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy (Lesage). Dearly loved father of Gary (Libby), Cheryl, Darrell (Martina), late Perry, Marlene (Harvey), Dwayne (Denise), Greg (Susie), Emma (Randy). Cherished Papa of 27 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Dear brother of the late Mary (Henry), late Thomas (Eunice), late Roy, late Emma, and the late Olene Cyr. Brother in-law to Bud (Doreen), Buster, Gloria (late Ron), Jackie (late Andy). Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Special companions to Duke, Brisco, and Ranger. Best friend of Dougald, Eileen Fuller, Harley Lesage, John Syrette, and Ethel Dallaire. Bubbles love and passion for life was in the bush guiding, hunting, fishing, playing cards, and bingo. The family would like to thank those who offered prayers, put their tobacco down, and lifted their pipes. The family wishes to express their appreciation to the SAH health professionals and Extendicare staff for taking care of Eli during his stay in the hospital and rest home. The family also likes to say Meegwetch to GRFN Chief, Council, programs and services and the Wellness Center for their kind support. Friends may gather at the Garden River Community Centre on Monday, January 21, 2013 at 1 pm until time of funeral service at 1 pm on Tuesday, January 22, 2013. Lana Grawbarger officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made at Extendicare and would be greatly appreciated by the family. (Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 705-759-2522). Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com