BOISSONEAU, Lorne Barry “Bear”


Passed away peacefully at Sault Area Hospital surrounded by his family on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at the age of 65.

Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Eunice Boissoneau. Father of Holly Niganobe, Christopher Boissoneau and the late Makoons “babybear” Boissoneau. Brother of the late Linda (Leonard), late Jerry (Evelyn), late Wanda (late Jimmy), Gwen (Marty), DeeDee, Debbie (late Henry), Steve (Lorraine), Kathryn “Tiny” (Myles), Warren (Maddy), Constance “Princess” (Bob), Lonnie (Lesa). Bear will be missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Bear will be fondly remembered and missed by his Boissoneau Bus Lines family. Everyone who knew him will miss his infectious smile, contagious laugh and sense of humour.

Friends are invited to visit at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton and Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. East 705-759-2522) on Sunday, June 2, 2019 between 1 pm – 4 pm. Family and friends are welcome for a time of sharing, thoughts and memories will be at 2:30 pm. Burial will take place on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11 am at the Catholic Cemetery in Garden River. Feast to follow at the Garden River Community Centre.

Memorial contributions (payable by cheque) to Sault Area Hospital Cancer Care Fund would be greatly appreciated.

A special thank you to the staff at the Sault Area Hospital – ICU for their care and compassion.