Edward Primeau

Obituary of Edward Primeau


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PRIMEAU, Edward Arthur

June 25, 1937 - June 12, 2021

A quiet spoken gentleman has gone to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the age of 83 years. Loving and devoted companion of Ida Gee. Father of Keith and wife Kathy and Michael and wife Debbie. Devoted grandfather of Matthew (Melissa), Nicole, Robert (Holly), Joe (Richard). Proud great grandfather of Brett and Ethan. Dearest son of the late Rudy and Helen Primeau. Brother of the late June (late Ken) Beer and brother in law of Janet and the late Rudy Primeau. Ed was also a devoted and special friend of Craig, Suzanne, Megan, Brett (Kayla) Harrison and Sheri, Greg and Molly Diemer. Edward will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, friends and colleagues. Edward retired as Chief of Police, Town of Essex after 32 years of dedicated service. He was a member of the Essex Rotary holding many positions. His leadership skills and dedication to the Board of Directors for Lakeside Condominium in Deltona, Florida for 22 years will always be remembered by all of his Florida friends. Ed was both an avid boater and a faithful fan of the Detroit Red Wings. Ed was a longstanding member of Tilbury Golf Course and loved golfing and enjoyed helping with the junior golf program for many years. Ed was very generous and will be truly remembered as a person who always served his community, which earned him Citizen of the Year in Essex in 1994. A special thank you to the entire staff and all the health care angels at the Villages of St. Clair for your outstanding care and compassion. Ed was loved by all the staff and residents of the Gosfield Neighbourhood. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Ida will receive friends from 1-3 pm and 7-9 pm and the Primeau family will receive friends from 4-630 pm. Mass of the Resurrection will take place on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at St. Joseph's Parish, 9399 Townline Road, River Canard at 11 am. Fr. Dwayne Adam officiating. LIVESTREAM of the Funeral Mass will be available on Ed's profile at www.reidfuneralhome.ca Due to COVID restrictions, visitation and mass is limited to a specific number of visitors at a time. Only those with an appointment will be allowed in. Please book an appointment online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca to secure a designated time to pay your respects and attend the Mass. EVERYONE must wear a mask at Visitation and Mass. If you so desire, donations to Alzheimers Society Windsor Essex County, Heart and Stroke or LaSalle River Canard Catholic Family of Parishes (St. Joseph's Church) would be appreciated. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

Tuesday
15
June

Afternoon Visitation

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
87 Maidstone Avenue East
Essex, Ontario, Canada
Tuesday
15
June

Evening Visitation

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
87 Maidstone Avenue East
Essex, Ontario, Canada
Tuesday
15
June

Later Evening Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
87 Maidstone Avenue East
Essex, Ontario, Canada
Wednesday
16
June

Funeral Mass

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
9399 Townline Road
LaSalle, Ontario, Canada