VIENNEAU, Ernest Joseph (Ernie)


Ernest VienneauPassed away unexpectedly at the Sault Area Hospital on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the age of 84.

Beloved husband of Pauline (nee Elliott) and the late Fern (nee Sealy). Son of the late Arthur and Cordelia Vienneau. Loving father of Donna Gowans (Tim) and Brian Vienneau (Jane). Stepfather of Michelle Payment (Ronnie) and Christopher Strachan. Dear Papa to Shannon Gowans, Dan Gowans (Sarah), Calvin Fleury, John Ouellette, Thea Fredenburg, and Tylor Payment. Great Papa to Evan Gowans and Blake Payment. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Brother of Gilbert Vienneau (Germaine), late Normand Vienneau (Nicole), Carmelle Clavette (Martin), Stella LeBlanc, and the late Alida Glazier. Special cousin to Clarence Comeau. Brother-in-law to the late Fred Sealy (late Dorothy), Myrna Hebert (Herman), Ada Damignani (Curt), Edwina Arnold, Manford Sealy (Shirley), Darleen Loubert (Gaby) and Hal Elliott (Jane).

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 10:30 until 12:30 pm. Funeral service to follow in the chapel at 1:00 pm. Rev. Hamish Currie officiating. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to the Rotary Club of Sault Ste. Marie would be appreciated by the family.

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