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CROTEAU, Tristin Joseph Martin

CROTEAU, Tristin Joseph Martin

It is with great sorrow, we announce the unexpected passing of our son, brother and friend Tristin Joseph Martin, CROTEAU, 21, of Kelowna who passed away tragically February 18th, 2018 as a result of injuries sustained while snowboarding and doing what he loved most. Tristin is survived by his loving parents, Lance, Chandra and brother Elijah. He will be missed dearly by numerous extended family, friends and anyone who was privileged enough to cross paths with him.

A celebration of Tristin's Life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Everden Rust Funeral Services, in Kelowna.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to The Tristin Croteau Memorial Fund, which will provide funding for underprivileged youth to access winter sports.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting everdenrust.com

www.gofundme.com/TristinCroteau


Link: www.everdenrust.com
Condolence Messages
  • Mar 09, 2018
    I am sorry to hear the loss of your son, Lance and Chandra. My heart goes out to you and your family.
    Sharon Parker
  • Mar 05, 2018
    Chandra,Lance and Eli, we are so sorry for the loss of your son and brother. I'm sure that Tristan is with Grandma Caren. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.
    Todd and Rosanne Ryder
  • Feb 26, 2018
    Lance, Chandra, Eli and family,
    Our hearts are breaking along with yours. Know that we are here for you. "The heart remembers most what it has loved best."
    All our love,
    Corey, Tracey Knorr and family
  • Feb 26, 2018
    Thoughts and prayers to you all.
    Mitch Raby
  • Feb 26, 2018
    Lance, Chandra and Eli,
    I can't even imagine the heart breaking pain you are all going through. I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. Please know there is an entire community out here thinking of you, praying for you and wishing you well.
    Darrin and Denise Paley (Gaudreau)
  • Feb 26, 2018
    Lance, family and friends,
    Ours thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Brigita O'Brien
  • Feb 25, 2018
    Sorry to hear of the tragic passing of your son Tristin. Prayers to you and your family.
    Joyce Studer (Wengenmayr)
  • Feb 25, 2018
    Chandra, Lance and family, it is with great sadness that I extend my sympathy for your tragic loss. My heart breaks for you and I will keep you in my prayers.
    Deepest condolences,
    Hilary and Diane (Rieger) Syrnyk
  • Feb 25, 2018
    So sorry for your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sharon perrot
  • Feb 24, 2018
    Lance Chandra and Elijah, I was saddened to hear of your loss. Talk about him always because he will be listening. Be strong for each other. My heart goes out to you and you're in my thoughts.
    Love Karen Bond(nee Rieger)
  • Feb 24, 2018
    Lance, Chandra and Eli. We are deeply saddened by the loss that you and your family have encountered. Our deepest condolences.
    Darren and Leanne Day
  • Feb 24, 2018
    Chandra, Lance & Elija
    I am so sorry to hear the news of the tragic loss of your son. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.
    Hugs
    Gail Paterson (Christian)
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Chandra, Lance and family, I am at a loss for words at this time. It is unimaginable the pain and sadness you face with the loss of Tristin. I am so sorry. May his memory and the love of friends and family give you strength..
    Nanc Cotton
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Croteau family, words cannot express our sadness for your family. My prayers are with you on your journey to healing, our deepest sympathies for the loss of your son. Patsy McBride, Hamid Saatchi, Bonnie McBride, Jonnie McBride, Linda McBride, Wayen McBride, Mark McBride, Grant McBride, Brian McBride, God Bless you and your family,love Patsy McBride.
  • Feb 23, 2018
    We are deeply saddened by your tragic loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this incredibility difficult time.
    Our sincerest condolences,
    Bal & Ruby Poonian
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Lance, Chandra & Eli .......Please accept our deepest condolences for the loss of your son. Our heart breaks for your family having suffered such a tragic loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with you.
    Jim & Daune Siegmann
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Dear Chandra, Lance, Elijah and family.
    Know that your loss is the loss of all your friends, family and community.
    Take in as much love, support and comfort that you can from all those around you.
    You son was an amazing human being and now has become a beautiful angel.
    He has not gone, he has just gone ahead.
    My most sincere condolences to you.
    Carol Romanchuk
  • Feb 23, 2018
    No words can ever describe the loss of a child. I knew Tristan my grade 7 year of middle school and since graduation he has reached out to apologize for the actions of others. He will always be remembered as an amazing and loving and caring person.
    Big hugs
    Katie Hruschak
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Lance, Chandra and Eli,
    What a beautiful, beautiful boy and by the comments I have read he was as beautiful inside as he was on the outside. I have not stopped thinking of you guys since I heard the news and wish I could something to ease your pain but I can't do anything other than pray for you to help give you strength to help you through this. I am so very sorry for your great loss, hugs to you all!
    Angela Laverdiere (zol)
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Our hearts break for you Chandra, Lance and Eli. There are just no words - only prayers that you may find some comfort in the Lord and with each other. Sending our love and support. Xo
    Rob and Rhonda Sali
  • Feb 23, 2018
    All our love,
    Corey, Tracey Knorr and family
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Sending our deepest condolences to your family. Very, very sad to hear this. We met Tristan through our son Kyle. Tristan was a very considerate, kind and loving young man who got into the hearts of many people which will never leave. My son and daughter both held him very close to their heart. We will miss him dearly.
    Patsy and Robert Rein
  • Feb 23, 2018
    Chandra, Lance and Eli, we cannot even begin to understand the heartbreak you are going through. Please know that we are thinking of you.
    The Crowleys
    Do not stand at my grave and weep
    I am not there. I do not sleep.
    I am a thousand winds that blow.
    I am the diamond glints on snow.
    I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
    I am the gentle autumn rain.
    When you awaken in the morning's hush
    I am the swift uplifting rush
    Of quiet birds in circled flight.
    I am the soft stars that shine at night.
    Do not stand at my grave and cry;
    I am not there. I did not die.

    Author: Mary Elizabeth Frye
  • Feb 22, 2018
    I am so saddened. My heart is breaking for you Chandra, Lance and Jeremy. Tristan has been in my thoughts since I heard the news. He was such a gentle soul. Tristan was the type of young man that you never forgot once you met him. Always so kind and polite. He always took time to chat with me whenever I saw him.
    Vicki Glabus (Hockey mom)
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Dear Chandra,Lance and Eli. My deepest sympathies to you on the sudden and tragic loss of your son and brother. Vaya con dios, Tristin.
    Blessings, Carole McCutcheon
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Deepest condolences for your loss.
    He was very kind and had a fantastic sense of humour.
    May he rest in peace.
    Raynia Harris
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance, Chandra and Elijah we are so sorry to hear about the loss of your
    dearest son Tristan. No words can express how our family feels for you at
    this time of sorrow.
    You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
    Alan & Joan Thomas.
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance and family, sending my deepest condolences to you and Chandra on the loss of your son.
    Jerry Cameron
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Dear Chandra, Lance and Elijah,
    Our hearts are broken for you at the loss of your beautiful boy. We struggle to find the right words to try to sooth your unbearable pain. Tristin is a beautiful soul that we will all miss terribly. He had such a presence about him. Find comfort with family and friends. We are here for you now and always.
    Lindsay, Chris, Ali and Natalie.
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Chandra,Lance and Elijah,
    We are so sorry to hear of your unimaginable loss.
    Our hearts go out to all of you at this terrible time.
    With sincerest condolences,
    Kim and Brent
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance and Chandra,
    Although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, just know that you are very close in every thought and prayer.
    Sincerely, Darcy Erback
  • Feb 22, 2018
    So very sorry for the loss of your precious son Chandra. My prayers and love to your Family at this most difficult time.
    Linda Squair
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance and family,
    We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your precious son. Love is the most powerful thing on earth and a love between a parent and a child is a life force to behold. Keep your good memories close to your heart.
    Sincerely
    Kacy (Hrycan) Renneberg, Shelly (Hrycan) Craigie and Michael Hrycan.
  • Feb 22, 2018
    My old friends,
    I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I am deeply hurt by this incredibly sad news. We wish to send or condolences to your family at this time and know that we share your pain as well.
    Sincerely, Fred van and liana Klohn - PEI
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance and Chandra,
    I can't imagine what you and your family are going through right now. I am so sorry for your loss. Surround yourself with loved ones. My thoughts are with you all.
    Kim Noll
  • Feb 22, 2018
    We know you are going through a painful time right now and you are missing your son.
    Please accept our deepest condolences.
    Know we are here for you if you need anything. Our thoughts and hearts are with you all.
    Henk & Tina Vanden Eerenbeemt
    Bea Vanden Eerenbeemt
  • Feb 22, 2018
    He was a great young man. Sherry and I were always laughing when we were around him. We wish we were in town. We are thinking of you guys and are so very sad for your loss. We can't imagine what you are going through. See you in April.
  • Feb 22, 2018
    I am so sorry for the loss of your son. He will be sadly missed. My deepest condolences.
    Flo Rowney
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Our deepest sympathies on the loss of Tristin - he was a wonderful young man who brought love, happiness and an amazing sense of positivity to many lives including that of our son Alex. His spirit will live on in the many people he touched in his short but amazing life.
    Peter & Barb Milnes
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance and Chandra, I am so sorry to hear about your son. Please accept my sincerest condolences.
    Susan Rayner
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Our deepest condolences to you on the loss of your beloved son. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Praying for all of you at this difficult time.
    Wanda, Bill and Josh Clark
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Lance, Chandra and Eli, there are no words to express how sorry we are for your loss. Hold tight to memories for comfort, lean on your friends and family for strength and always remember how much you are all loved.
    Val & Don Cocar
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Thinking of the Croteau family during this deeply difficult time. We had the privilege of meeting Tristan at Mable Lake campground on Thanksgiving weekend when he shared dinner with us and our friends and he had a lasting impression on us .What a beautiful soul with an amazing smile ,positive attitude and a joy to be around.
    Our sincerest condolences,
    Cindy & Jon Young
  • Feb 22, 2018
    I am so sorry for the tragic death of your son, Tristan. My heart breaks for your family. Know that you are all in my thoughts & prayers. May God keep you in the palm of his hand as you continue to grieve & find comfort in each other.
    Norma Southward
  • Feb 22, 2018
    Have been thinking of you all, Chandra. Your heart will full of all your special memories.
    Jodi Macklin
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