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MORNEAU, Joseph "Joe"


Joseph "Joe" Morneau passed away peacefully in his sleep on the evening of January 26, 2019 in Kelowna, British Columbia at the age of 81.
Joe was born on January, 3, 1938 in Morinville, Alberta to his parents, Edmond and Laura -Ellis Morneau. Joe moved to the lower mainland at a young age and called New Westminster, British Columbia home along with his ten siblings.
Joe had a long twenty-seven year career as a federal corrections officer and on his days off enjoyed fishing on the Fraser River, camping at Harrison Lake and soaking up the rays at White Rock Beach. He was an advid hockey player in his younger years and ref'd until he hung up his skates. In his later years Joe enjoyed travelling south and was a yearly memeber of the security team at Merrit Mountain Music Festival "A favorite event of his"
Joe is survived by his four sons, three daughter in-laws and six grandchildren and will be missed by many.
A private celebration of life for Joseph Morneau will take place this summer as per his wishes.
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Condolence Messages
  • Jan 29, 2019
    Remembering Joe from his Queens Park Days.
    Rest in peace.
    Fred Sankey