With loved ones by his side, Joseph Xavier Gareau passed away at the Kelowna General Hospital on Monday, February 1, 2016 at the age of 64 years.
Joe will be dearly missed by his devoted wife Marilyn and their children: Aimee (Dave Beal), and Adam (Ashley), his precious grandchildren Aidan and Zack, brothers William (Lise), and Napoleon (Linda), and sisters Denise (Louis) Florizone, Elise (David) Gareau-Smith, Rose Duquesne, Fleurette Gareau, and Leona Gareau as well as many nieces and nephews. Also left to mourn his passing, sisters-in-law Mary Jane Leppard and Doreen (Kevin) Lethbridge, and his brother-in-law, Frank Chudik. He was predeceased by his parents Xavier and Fleur-Ange, and brothers Denis and Elie.
Prayers were held at the Holy Family Catholic Church on Friday, February 5th. Funeral Mass took place on Saturday, February 6th with cremation following the service.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, BC & Yukon, or to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Memories & condolences shared at www.cherishedmemoriesfs.com. Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.