Roger Lesaux

1947 – 2013

Roger Lesaux, beloved husband of Thelma, passed away peacefully at the North Okanagan Hospice Society in Vernon, BC (after a brief illness of cancer).

Roger was a kind, gentle man who loved the outdoors, camping, and fishing. He spent most of his career in the lumber business. Roger was born in Penetang, Ontario and settled with his wife in the town of Armstrong, BC.

Roger is survived by his wife, Thelma; daughter Becky and four grandchildren; step-daughter Pat (Kit); 1 step – granddaughter and three great grandchildren. Also survived by brothers: Fred (Anne) and Louis; sisters: Melina (Oliver) Dorion, Lucille (Adelard) Mayer, Marguerite (Louis) Brunelle, Marie (Cleo) King, Jeanette (Fernand) Robitaille and many nieces and nephews.

Roger was predeceased by his mother Lucille Lesaux, and brothers: Rene, Raymond, Jerome, Leonard; and sister Rosalie.

No service at his request. Donations can be made to any Hospice/Cancer Society of your choice. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online obituary at

Cremation arrangements entrusted to


Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

Vernon Morning Star

Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.