Gerry Bessette

November 18, 2022
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Bessette, Gerry (Gerald) (1940-2022)

The family announces with sorrow the passing of Gerry at the North Bay Regional Health Centre on Friday November 18th 2022 at the age of 82. 

Son of the Late Noel and Delima (nee Gauthier) Bessette.  He leaves behind his ex-wife Fleurette (Foisy) Bessette.  He will be deeply missed by his children Marc and Brian Bessette as well as his life partner Claudette Vigneault.   His sisters Colette (Bessette) Brunet (Late Aurele), Mercedese (Bessette) Guillemette (Normand) and his brother Rudy Bessette (Lysette Martel).  Uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his granddaughter Meggan Bessette and his brother Eugene and a sister Alexina Bessette.  

Gerry was a trucker all his life until he retired, he enjoyed keeping busy maintaining his nice property and took pleasure in the simple things in life.  

The family would like to extend a heartfelt gratitude to Dr. O’Grady and the wonderful nursing staff for the excellent care given to Gerry.

As per his wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no service.


La famille annonce avec tristesse le décès de Gerry au centre régional de santé de North Bay le vendredi 18 novembre 2022 à l'âge de 82 ans.

Fils de feu Noel et Delima (née Gauthier) Bessette. Il laisse dans le deuil son ex-épouse Fleurette (Foisy) Bessette. Il sera manqué énormément par ses enfants Marc et Brian Bessette ainsi que sa compagne de vie Claudette Vigneault.  Ses sœurs Colette (Bessette) Brunet (feu Aurèle), Mercédèse (Bessette) Guillemette (Normand) et son frère Rudy Bessette (Lysette Martel). Oncle à plusieurs nièces et neveux. Prédécédé par sa petite-fille Meggan Bessette et son frère Eugene et sa soeur Alexina Bessette.

Gerry a été camionneur toute sa vie jusqu'à sa retraite, il aimait s'occuper de l'entretien de sa belle propriété et prenait plaisir des simples beautés de la vie.

La famille désire remercier Dr. O'Grady ainsi que les infirmières pour les excellents soins prodigués.

Selon ses souhaits, la crémation a eu lieu et il n'y aura pas de service.



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Gerry Bessette

December 31, 1969-November 18, 2022

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