Mr. Andre Lamoureux of Lethbridge, AB, beloved husband of Roxanna Lamoureux, passed away peacefully and suddenly at the Chinook Regional Hospital on October 1, 2018 at the age of 84 years.
Besides his loving wife, Roxanna, Andre is survived by Sons Jo “Joey” (Jeanne Krebs) Lamoureux and Bryan (Brittany Smith) Lamoureux; Grandchildren Quinn, Cade, Abby and Maya; Sisters Pierrette, Clarita and Michelle; Brothers Jean and Jacque. Andre was also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and their families.
Andre was born in St. Marie de Salome, Quebec on June 4, 1934, to Paul Emile and Jeanne Lamoureux. He spent his formative years in St. Adele, Quebec. After graduation, at age 17, he joined the Canadian Airforce, where he remained until age 21, leaving with an honorable discharge.
From this time until age 31, he worked and traveled between Canada and the United States. During this time, he met and married Roxanna Crowley, in Lakeworth, Florida. After a three-month courtship they married on April 23, 1966. This union lasted 52 years and 5 months.
Andre and Roxanna were blessed with two wonderful sons, Jo (aka Joey) and Bryan.
For Andre’s first 65 years, he resided in and around the Montreal area, mainly St. Bruno Quebec. Upon retirement, he and Roxanna moved to Bozeman, Montana, where they resided until health issues began to present themselves. Andre then took up residence in Lethbridge, Alberta until the Lord called him home.
Andre’s favourite things in life were family, airplanes and making people laugh.
A Memorial Mass will take place in St. Adele Quebec on Saturday, October 20, 2018 with an interment of ashes to follow.