(January 1, 1942 – June 17, 2015) Suddenly at home in Blind River doing what he loved working outside on a beautiful summer day, on Wednesday June 17, 2015.
Ron Imbeau in his 74th year, beloved husband of Patricia Imbeau and the Late Sandra Egan and Late Lynda Puddister . Loving father of Grant Imbeau ( Wendy ) of Thorold, Kimberly Shellhorn ( Wade ) of Sault Ste. Marie, Sandra Imbeau Barter ( Glenn ) of Elliot Lake, Audrey Imbeau of Niagara Falls and Geoff Imbeau ( Marie ) of Orillia. Wonderful, proud Poppa of Kyle Shellhorn, Eric Imbeau, Jenna and Max Imbeau. Predeceased by his mother Irene Imbeau ( Gastonguay ), his father Orville Reid, his Step-Father Arthur Imbeau, his brother Arthur Imbeau Jr. and his sister Linda Imbeau Vanin. Big brother of Lilianne Carlson ( Anne ), Dianne Albers, Donald Imbeau, Madeline Imbeau, Raymond Imbeau ( Nora ), Arlene Van Muyen, Darlene Mavor, Richard Imbeau ( Maureen ), Gary Imbeau ( Nicole ) and Brenda Hunter ( Stewart ). Survived by numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Reunited with his special aunt, Jeanne Mason. Ron will be sadly missed by his beloved four-legged pal Blondi.
Ron was a proud hard rock miner and shift boss retired from Denison Mines. Ron loved fishing and being in the outdoors enjoying nature.
As per his wishes there will be no funeral or visitation. A graveside service will take place on Friday July 10, 2015 at 3pm at Hillside Cemetery in Blind River.
Special thanks to Officers Brisson and Lobsinger of the OPP for their compassion and professionalism and Bill Andrews, a truly good friend of Ron who was there when needed.
Donations to the Humane Society gratefully accepted.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home, Blind River.