Romeo Gingras

Obituary of Romeo Gingras

GINGRAS- Romeo. It is with heavy hearts that we, the family of Romeo Gingras, announce his passing on Monday, August 23rd, 2021 in his 88th year at the Douglas Memorial Hospital. Beloved husband of Elaine (Lafontaine), loving father of Daniel (Natalie) Gingras, Charlene (Paul) Morin and Dwayne (Jane) Charette; grandfather of Adam (Meghan), Tyler (Kerry), Jordan (Heather), Rae-Anne (Shawn), Blake (Angela), Lauren (Chris) and Courtney (Justin), and great-grandfather of Roko, Vesper, Rowen and Miles. He will be missed by his brothers and sisters-in-law; Muriel (André), Jack (Karen), Margo (Barry), Lise and Leo as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Frank and Albina Gingras; brothers Raoul, Roland, Leo and René Gingras; son Ray Charette and his spouse Marianne; sister-in-law Denise Roland. Romeo was born in Masham, Québec and lived his adult life in Port Colborne, ON where he and his wife owned and operated Lakeview Cabs and Lakeside School Transportation. He had a passion for automobiles (specifically Cadillac) and greatly enjoyed his Sunday scenic drives. Romeo leaves a legacy of a man who possessed true gentleness, great generosity but mostly unconditional love for his family. Cremation has taken place. The Gingras family will receive visitors at the DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME, 135 Clarence Street, Port Colborne on Friday, August 27, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. followed by a private family funeral service in the Davidson Chapel with Father Peter Walton officiating. (To view the funeral, click on the Funeral Webcast tab on Romeo’s condolence page). Rite of Committal will follow at Mount St. Joseph Cemetery. (Masks must be worn and social distancing maintained). In Lieu of flowers, donations to Wellspring Niagara would be greatly appreciated. Online guest register and condolences are available at www.davidsonfuneralhome.com
Friday
27
August

Public Visitation

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Friday, August 27, 2021
Davidson Funeral Chapel
135 Clarence St.
Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada
905-834-4833
Friday
27
August

Private Family Service

1:00 pm
Friday, August 27, 2021
Davidson Funeral Chapel
135 Clarence St.
Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada
905-834-4833

Rite of Committal

Mount St. Joseph Cemetery
750 Lakeshore Road East Port
Colborne, Ontario, Canada

Masks must be worn and social distancing maintained.

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