St-Jean, George Joseph - The family announces the death of Mr George St-Jean at the age of 85 years. Mr St-Jean passed away peacefully at Temiskaming Hospital, Friday, March 16, 2018.
Born March 19, 1932 at Timmins to the late Paul-Émile St-Jean and the late Thérèse Bouchard. George had lived in North Cobalt for most of his life and worked as a Heavy Equipment Mechanic at Sherman Mine until 1990.
Predeceased by his parents, his infant daughter Sylvie in 1963 and his daughter Elizabeth St-Jean-Savoie [René] in 2005. Left to mourn is his loving and devoted wife Thérèse [Labbé]; and his children: Nancy St-Jean-Lavallée [Réjean] of Edmonton, Angèle St-Jean of Orléans and Richard [Bernie] St-Jean of Edmonton. Fondly remembered by grandchildren: Gabrielle, Emilie, Mélanie, Patrick, Andréa, Ariel, Brandy and Jerrett; and many great-grandchildren. Also survived by his siblings: Bernadette, Ronald and Georgette.
A private memorial service will be held at the Buffam Leveille Funeral Home at a later date. Memorial contributions to Temiskaming Hospital Care Close to Home will be gratefully acknowledged. Condolences, contributions and memorial candles may be left at www.buffamleveille.com.