It is with great sadness that the family of Jean St. Andre announces his peaceful passing at Credit Valley Hospital surrounded by his family on Sunday August 20, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of the late Aroquiamarie, and loving father of four children; Monica, Babita, Rene and Chantale and sons-in-law: Nick Sebalj, Tom Allen and Kevin Lehrbass. Dedicated, loving grandfather of Frank, Mary and Savannah. Loving brother of the late Laurent, Paul and Antoine. He is survived by his sister Shanthi. Also survived by many loving cousins, nephews and nieces here and abroad.
We wish to thank all his friends, family and caregivers for the wonderful support given to him and our family during this difficult time. Our family was graced to have the precious gift of Jean in our lives. His optimism, faith and courage were an inspiration to all who knew him and we will miss him dearly. The family will receive friends from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm on Thursday August 24 at J. Scott Early Funeral Home, 21 James Street, Milton, Ontario (905)878-2669. Prayers will be held at 7 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10am on Friday August 25 at Holy Rosary Church, 139 Martin St., Milton (Fr. Jim Petrie officiating). Remembrance donations to Rainbows of Joy (Not-for-profit foundation in support of Autism Services) would be appreciated; by cheque to Rainbows of Joy, 1219 Burloak Dr., Oakville, ON L6M 4J7 or by e-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
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