Tristan died suddenly on November 1, 2021. He is survived by his parents, Jacques and Sabra Bissette Ledent of Montreal, his brother, Christophe Ledent (Caroline Boutin), of Ottawa, his uncle, David Bissette (Marc Arucan), of Washington, DC, as well as large families in North Carolina and France and his special friend Lahreal Everett. He was the grandson of Samuel and Ruby Bissette of Wilmington, NC, and Pierre and Madeleine Ledent of Montreuil-sur-Mer, France. Tristan was a graduate of Collège Notre Dame, Collège Jean de Brébeuf, and the Molson School at Concordia University. He was an outstanding hockey player, national chess champion at a young age, and a good friend to many people of all ages. His overriding goal in recent years was to improve the mental health system in Quebec.
Family and friends are invited to attend a gathering at Voluntas Funeral Home, 4695 St-Jean Blvd., Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC H9H 2A7 (514-695-7979, voluntas.ca), on Saturday, November 13, from 2 to 4:30 p.m.
Recognizing Tristan’s commitment to children’s issues in the developing world, donations would be welcome to Maison de la Gare, a refuge for Talibe children in Senegal: https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/maison-de-la-gare-senegal