Winchester Press – obit – Wilfred Lamoureux
Wilfred Lamoureux of Winchester passed awaypeacefully at home after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’sand cancer on Nov. 2, 2007. He was 87.
He will be dearly missed by his wife Pierrette (nee Branchault)and his children Jocelyn (Douglas) Smith of Winchester Springs,Perry, Andrew, both of Winchester, and Colleen of Chesterville.He was the brother of Alice Lewis, and was predeceased by fivebrothers and five sisters. He was the companion to his dog Spike,and his cat Minou.
He started working at the very young age of eight with his motherand siblings on their dairy farm, where he grew up, after hisfather passed away. He met his wife Pierrette of Casselman andwere married for 51 wonderful years. Together they lived and raisedtheir four children on the dairy farm. Wilfred and his sons workedthe farm together for many years until his illness made him unableto continue.
He enjoyed family members and friends visiting him at home, sharinglaughs, stories, and wonderful memories.
The pallbearers were Brian Stobo; Matthew Clark; John, Dwayneand Barry Cinnamon; and Richard Cayer. Morris Korevaar was anhonourary pallbearer.
Wilfred (Dad) may you finally rest in peace. You will alwaysbe with us forever. Love Pierrette, Jocelyn and Douglas, Perry,Andrew, and Colleen and Donald.
The funeral arrangements were entrusted to Daniels Funeral Chapelsin Winchester.