Passed away peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital on Friday, May 14, 2021 at the age of 86.
Beloved partner and best friend of Eloise Steed. Loving father of Robert Diotte (Lily), Karen Wilshere (Don), Judy Ann Uchmanowicz (John), Jaye Frost (Lloyd), Teddy Diotte, Patricia (Joe), Michael Diotte (Christine) and Margaret Diotte.
Cherished grandpa of Alicia, Sean, Tammy (Sean), Anthony (Jennifer), Jason (Corrie), Shannon (Phil), Lindsey (Mark), Nicole (Scott), Auriele, Mathieu, Johanan, Keeghan, Braedon and Meaghan. Proud great grandpa of 13 wonderful grandchildren.
Predeceased by his parents Margaret and Charles Diotte. Dear brother of Norma Lowe (late Greg), Phyllis Filipetti (late Dave), and predeceased by Anna Livedotti (late Joe), Tony (late Helen), Art (late Violet), Russell (late Norma), George “Toots” (late Margaret), Orville (late Grace), Eugene (Betty) and Weldon (late Amy).
Gary will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. Friends are invited to view the service online on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 3 pm. The service can be viewed anytime up to 90 days. Go to www.funeraweb.tv and select Gary’s name to view the service.
Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. – 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family