Gilbert Brazeau

Obituary of Gilbert Brazeau

BRAZEAU – Gilbert, of Port Colborne, passed away on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Woodlands of Sunset at the age of 87.  Beloved husband of Huguette (nee Paul).  Loving Father of Luke (Lynn) and much loved grandfather of Justin (Prakaykul) of Thailand, Jessica (fiancé Todd McNevin) of Welland.  Great grandfather to Hendrix.  He was predeceased by his parents Arthur and Philomene (nee Gauvreau) and by 11 brothers and 5 sisters.  He is survived by his brother-in-law Florent Leveille, sisters-in-law Lina Brazeau and Mira Richard and many nieces and nephews.  Gilbert was born in Ste. Cecile de Masham, Quebec and came to Port Colborne in 1948.  He retired from INCO (Vale) after 37 years of service.  Gilbert enjoyed fishing, gardening and playing cards.  Special thanks to the staff at Woodlands of Sunset for their excellent care.  In following with Gilbert’s wishes, his body has been donated to McMaster University School of Anatomy.  Visitation will take place at DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME, 135 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 10:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m.  Funeral service to follow at 11:00 a.m.  Private family inurnment to follow at a later date.  Memorial donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Woodlands of Sunset.  Online guest register and condolences at