April 24, 1940 - July 14, 2021. It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our dad and papa, at home surrounded by family. He is now joyfully reunited with his son Kevin, his daughters Valerie (Greg) and Bernice, and by his grandchildren Kevin, Dean and Stacy-Lynn. First son of the late Bernadine Belleau (late Louis). Special godson of the late Victoria Syrette. Loved and remembered by Beverly. He is survived by his loving children Janice, Dina, Derrick (Kim), Lisa (late Ivan) and Darwin (Sherry). Oldest brother to David, Patsy (Wes), Kit (Gary), Lorraine, Noel, Chris, late Herman, late Gerald (late Bev), late Tony (Sharon) and the late Joe (Loah). Son-in-law of the late Dan and Loretta Pine. Cherished brother-in-law and uncle Bernie to the Pine and Syrette families. Papa was adored by his grandchildren Greg (Jayda), Darcy, Steph, Jessica, Valene, Angela, Joey, Krista, Lindsay, Emily and Tedi - Lynn. As well as his great grandchildren Kyle, Neil, Kadin, Kendra, Ashlyn, Wade, Camdin, Phoenix, Thomas, Kara and Zylah. Bernie will be forever missed by his Echo Lake crew - Rick and Rose, and by Carol and the late Alex.
The Belleau family would like to send a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Fratesi and Rhonda Angeconeb for their exceptional care of our dad over the years. We are grateful for all the kindness Bernie and the family received from Wellington Square IDA. We would also like to acknowledge the amazing service received from Dr. Buehner, Bayshore Health Care and Maamwesying staff, we thank you for everything. All of this could not be done without the loving compassion of Lisa (PSW), who continues to give so much care to our family during this difficult time.
Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held at his home on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 from 12 noon until 2 pm. (Masks and social distancing are required). Memorial contributions (payable by cheque) to the Alzheimer Society or to the Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home - Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington Street E. 705-759-2522). Please visit www.arthurfuneralhome.com to leave messages of condolence as a keepsake for the family.