RICHARD J. LEVASSEUR

Jan. 15, 1929 – Nov. 15, 2015

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Richard,

an incredible husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend.

Dick (Richard) passed away peacefully, Nov. 15, 2015 with his wife, Margie by his side at Nanaimo General.

Dick was born in Ponteix, Sask and grew up in North Van. After Dick left the Merchant Navy, he developed and operated many successful businesses while maintaining his 3rd class steam ticket. He married the love of his life, Margie, on June 7th, 1952. Their 63-year-long love story produced four children, Dianne (Ray), Rick, Janice (John), Lulu (Bob) and 11 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

He is predeceased by parents Donat and Alice Levasseur and brother Calixate Levasseur. He leaves behind his loving wife, Margie, sister Doreen Blake and

numerous nieces and nephews.

Join us to celebrate Dick’s life on Tuesday, November 24, 2015

11:00 a.m. at The Church of Ascension, Parksville.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kidney Association.