Sisters and Brothers, It is with shock and sadness that we
infom you of the passing of Josie Lemaire, wife of Brother Duane Lemaire
& sister-in-law of Brother Kevin Lemaire. On behalf of the Teamsters
Canada Rail Conference we exend our senciere condolences to the Lemaire
Josie - Suddenly and tragically, Josie, cherished wife, mother, sister,
sister-in-law, aunt and cousin, passed away on Friday, March 15, 2019 at
the age of 55.
She leaves to mourn her husband of nearly 30 years,
Duane Lemaire; her beloved sons Daniel and Nicholas; brothers Ignazio
(Valerie) and Paul (Debra); brother-in-law Kevin Lemaire (Janet) and
sister-in-law Melodie Sanderson (Jeff); father-in-law Dave Lemaire (the
late Jackie); and the many members of her extended family, who meant
everything to her. Predeceased by her parents Margherita and Vito
Roppolo. Josie also leaves behind dear friends, and close colleagues from
her 33 years at RBC.
Josie was the most warm, open-hearted person
you could ever meet. She was unfailingly kind, thoughtful and generous,
always putting others before herself. Her love will continue to be felt
by all of us, and words cannot express how much we will miss her.
In keeping with Josie’s wishes, cremation has taken place.
and friends are invited to the HIGHLAND PARK FUNERAL CENTRE, 2510
Bensfort Road, on Friday, March 22, 2019 for visitation from 11:00 A.M.
until the time of the Celebration of Life Service at 1:00 P.M. Following
the service will be the interment at Rosemount Memorial Gardens and a
reception in the Highland Park Reception Centre. If desired, memorial
contributions to United Way would be greatly appreciated. We invite you
to leave your memories and donations at