GAREAU, (Tony) Gaetan


Peacefully at the Ontario Finnish Resthome on Sunday, May 9, 2021 in his 90th year with family at his side.

Beloved husband of the late Josephine (nee Suriano), the love of his life. Caring father of Raymond (Christine), the late Larry, Ron (Cathy) and Michael. Cherished grandfather of Mandy (Carston), Matthew (Riley), Nicole, Hannah (Julian), Camille (Riley). Great grandfather of Sawyer and Quinn.

Brother-in-law of Rose Deluco (late Ted) and Val Suriano (Jean). Uncle of Rick Deluco (Anne), David Suriano (Kathy) and Rob Suriano (Carol).

Tony was the proud owner of Mobile Glass and Framing Gallery for nearly 60 years. He was happiest with a shovel in his hand, tending his flowers gardens. He received much recognition through the City Beautification Awards. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus.

A private service will be held at Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522). Memorial contributions (payable by cheque or online) to the Ontario Finnish Resthome Association would be greatly appreciated.

Special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Sault Area Hospital and the Finnish Resthome – Mauno Kaihla Koti for the many years of outstanding care and compassion.

Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave messages of condolence and memories as a keepsake for Tony’s family.