In the arms of his loving wife, Ron Bradette passed away peacefully at the age of 79 on January 9th, 2018 at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal, Quebec. Born August 2nd, 1938 to the late Armand and Laurette Bradette, he leaves to mourn his beloved spouse Karen Stokes, his daughters Renée and Didi, his stepdaughters Melinda (Michael), Cynthia and Wendy. Ron is also survived by his brother Gilles (Leona), his sisters Ginette (Jean), Sherry Ann (Pete), his nephews and nieces; Marc (Julie), Jacques (Manon), Luc, Josée (Georges), Lyne (Steve), Michele (Roch), Sylvie (André), David, Joey, his loving grandchildren; Zachary, Jacob, Nicholas, Mackenzie, Kyle and Cameron, and his very good friends Moe Charlebois and Gilles Beriault. Ron is also survived by his first wife Mylitta Bradette.
Born in Timmins Ontario, Ron went on to obtain a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Ottawa. A long time employee of Carnation Company he worked in Alexandria, On., Brazil, the Philippines, and Los Angeles. He also worked for the Inuit Development Corporation and Century 21 McGowan. Ron finished his career as a merchant and owner of Morrow’s Nut House on Sparks Street Mall in Ottawa and was an amazing chocolatier. His retirement years were spent at his cottage in the Petite Nation, Quebec where he loved to garden and look after his beautiful little dogs. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him and enjoyed his company.
A celebration of his life will take place at Beaconsfield United Church, located at 202 Woodside Road, Beaconsfield, QC on January 20th at 3:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Palliative Care Unit of the Jewish General Hospital where he received such exemplary and compassionate care.
Arrangements entrusted to Voluntas ( Voluntas.ca | 514-695- 7979).