MALLET, Leo - Loving husband of Marie Godin for 65 years, from Bradford, ON, passed away peacefully with family by his side on March 7, 2019, after a long battle with cancer at Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket.
He was born on January 23, 1930 in Shippegan, New Brunswick.
He was the youngest of ten children born to the late Yvonne DeGrace and Alfred Mallet.
In addition to his spouse, Marie Godin Mallet, he is survived by his two sons, Rick (Heather) of Holland Landing and Mark (Christina) of Bradford.
He will be missed greatly by his four grandsons, Christopher, Stephen, Tanner and Ryan and his great-grandson Brooks.
He is also survived by one sister, Gabrielle, from Shippegan, NB.
Leo was predeceased by his oldest son Michael (Darlene) who passed away in 2012, at the age of 56.
Leo's early education was in Shippegan, NB then to Sacred Heart College in Bathurst, NB where he graduated in 1951.
He was a great man of faith and will be missed by many.
Friends will be received at Skwarchuk Funeral Home, Bradford, for visitation on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at the Holy Martyrs of Japan Church, 167 Essa St., Bradford, on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 11 a.m. followed by cremation.
In Leo's memory, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.