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Lionel "Leo" Legendre

December 29, 1946 ~ January 11, 2019 (age 72)

Obituary

Lionel " Leo" Legendre
December 29, 1946 - January 11, 2019
 

It is with great sadness that we share the loss of our father. Leo was predeceased by his wife Sylvia (McCharles)(2001), his parents Rita (Lemire)(1961) and Rolland (1996), his daughter Berniece Kelf (2014) and sister Lorraine (1986). Left to morn are his children Dawn Taylor (Rick) of Vernon, BC, Judy Dubeau (Paul) of Summerland, BC, son-in-law Steve Kelf of Summerland, BC, John (Janice) of Ottawa, ON, Vickey (Mike) of Connaught, ON and Rolly of Ottawa, ON. His grandchildren Clarke, Whitney, Jamie, Tyler, Keith, Kurt, Megan, Meranda, Austin, Nicole, Tina, Ethan and Isabelle. His great-grandchildren Lyra, Kira, Aurora, Nova and a baby boy to be born in March. His siblings Michelle Turgeon of Geraldton, ON, Eddy Legendre (Louise) of Geraldton, ON and Georgette Smith (Bruce) of Howick, ON. Step-mother to Aurora Legendre of South Porcupine, ON. Leo will be missed by many cousins, nieces, nephews, brothers/sisters-in-law, step-brothers and friends.
Leo was born in Timmins, worked as a gold miner throughout his life and throughout the Timmins area and Northern BC. Nicknamed Bear for his strength. He was a social butterfly, spent many hours having coffee with old friends and family.
At Dad's request, he was cremated. The family invites friends and family to join us on August 3, 2019 at 12:00pm at the Connaught Community Centre for a meal and to share stories and memories of our father.        TOGETHER AGAIN!

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