OMER PARENT

PARENT, Omer
Parent, Omer J. est décédé le 14 mars 2013 à l'âge de 89 ans. Le tendre époux de Doris (Bisnaire); le fils de feu Ferdinand Parent (1985) et de feu Eugenie Parent (Réaume) (1964); Père aimé de Guy (London), Jerome (LaSalle), Philippe, Jacques & Maria (née Boldt-London). Le grand-père adoré de Chantal (& Ben Reist - Hope, BC) & Rejean (Chilliwack, BC), Adrienne & Justin (LaSalle) & Jean-Marc (London). Arrière grand-papa de Eli. Last surviving sibling of a family of 13 children and brother to Angeline Papineau (2011) (Real - 2002); Bernadette (2003); Gerard (1989) & Marguerite (1997), Sylvain (1996) & Marie (1998); Adrien (1988) & Madeleine (2001), Nil (1944), Roland (2005) & Evelyn (Roy), Fernand (1978), Marcel (1998), Fr. Lucien o.m.i. (1979), Rosaire (1998) & Jenny (1993), et René (1989) all of who born and raised in Windsor's Riverside area. Omer is a beloved uncle to a great many nieces and nephews. Ancien membre de La Ligue des Retraitants, Omer était un des piliers dans la création de l'Association de la radiotélévision française du sud-ouest de l'Ontario. C'est par son implication et son dévouement envers la langue française qu'il a contribué au lancement du poste de radio CBEF à Windsor. Il était membre de la Place Concorde. Brother-in-law to Jeanne, Bernice, Rene (& Raymonde), Joseph Bisnaire and Tim Laird. Proudly French Canadian, Omer was a big fan of the Windsor Spitfires as well as a golfer, bowler and card player until his 89th year. Omer Parent retired in 1988 as an Adjudicator for the Unemployment Insurance Board and also worked for the Canadian Automobile Association for many years. An original parishioner of St. Paul in LaSalle since 1954, Omer was a regular attendee at many area churches including Sacred Heart Church in LaSalle, where the funeral mass and burial will be held. Omer specifically wished a kind regard mentioned to the 8th floor nursing staff at Windsor Regional Hospital. Visiting at the
WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME
(Main Chapel) 519-253-7234
1700 Tecumseh Rd. East
on Monday March 18, 2013 from 2:30 pm to 5 pm and from 7 pm to 9 pm. Prayers 3 pm. Relatives and friends are requested to meet at Sacred Heart Church (219 Sacred Heart Dr., LaSalle, Ontario) on Tuesday March 19, 2013 from 10 am until time of Funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Interment to follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Donations in memory of Omer may be made to the Haitian Orphans in Crisis www.rainbowkids.com or The Windsor Hospice. Online condolences and cherished memories can be shared with the family at
www.windsorchapel.com

Funeral Home

Windsor Chapel Funeral Home (Main Site)
1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. Windsor, ON N8Y 1P5
(519) 253-7234

Published in The Windsor Star from Mar. 16 to Mar. 17, 2013