GALLANT, Joseph Lawrence
The death occurred peacefully, with family by his side, at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, of Lawrence Gallant, husband of the late Hazel (nee Doiron), aged 82. Lawrence, a veteran of the Korean War, was a resident of Villa Marguerite, North Rustico, and formerly of Mayfield. He was the beloved father of Alice Gallant ( Jerry) and Susie Buote (Donnie); and special Grampie to Luandra Gallant, Tara Cutler (Chris) and Cody Buote; and Great-grampie to Caitlin, Landon and Kellan. Lawrence is also survived by his brothers, Edwin (Shirley) and Dennis (Mildred); and his sister, Marjorie Gallant (Peter, predeceased); several sisters and brothers-in-law; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Besides his wife, Hazel, Lawrence was predeceased by his daughter, Mary Alice; son, Clarence; grandson, Joshua; and his parents, Clarence and Clara Gallant. Resting at Central Queen’s Funeral Home, 2538 Glasgow Road, New Glasgow, for visitation on Friday, July 3, 2015, from 4 to 7 p.m. Funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, Hope River, on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. Interment in St. Ann’s Cemetery. If so desired, donations in Lawrence’s memory to the QEH Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences may be sent at www.peifuneralcoops.com.