South Beach Tribute – Joseph Gauthier

It is with much sadness that we announce that the husband of our dear Megan Gauthier from Howard St passed very suddenly on June 19th. Joe was 62.


SBPOA sends our sympathy to Megan and her family.


Meghan working hard at the annual picnic

JOSEPH GAUTHIER Unexpectedly, but peacefully on June 19, 2014 Joseph “Big Daddy” Eugene Gauthier passed away at the age of 62. He leaves to mourn his wife Megan, sons Martial, Mike (Ashley), and Joel. He was predeceased by his parents Joe and Yvonne, brothers Roger and Eldege and sister Delia. Also survived by brothers and sisters, Zephyr, Jeannette, Solange (Emile), Roland (Isabel), Philip (Simone), Annette, Robert (Suzanne), Regis (Jackie), Lorraine (Denis), Aurele, Lea (Jeff), Claude (Bonita), Ron (Adele), Claudette (Randy), Gisele (Eduardo), and sister-in-law Anita. Also his wife’s brothers Ed (Gaye) and David, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He will be greatly missed by his co-workers at Metal- Pac Mfg. Joe was born in Fisher Branch and raised on the farm, He enjoyed going to the cottage in Gimli, where we will cherish many memories throughout the years. He loved his vegetable garden and hunting with his brothers. A special thank you to all staff at MICU 2nd floor at St. Boniface Hospital for their exceptional care. Per Joe’s wishes, no funeral. Celebration of Life to be held at a later date. Any donations can be sent to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Family and friends may sign a Book of Condolence at Glen Lawn Funeral Home 982-7550

As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on June 28, 2014