Russell Lesway

Obituary of Russell Lesway

June 29, 1928-March 5, 2018


(Founder/Owner Lesway & Sons Inc.)


(Member of Ontario Trucking Association)


Passed away peacefully Monday evening, March 5, 2018 at Orchard View Living on the Mississippi, Almonte surrounded by the love of his family.  Russell Lesway of Kinburn at the age of 89.  Beloved husband of 68 years to Charlotte (nee Cavanagh).  Loving and proud father of Doreen Gough (Mike), Hugh, Lynda (late Marvin Cull), Ron (Patty), Gary (Linda), Grant, Karen Courchesne (Rob) and Donnalea Miller (Dean).  Cherished grandfather of 19 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.  Predeceased by grandson James Lesway.  Dear brother of William "Bill" Lesway (late Charlotte), Kay Milford (Rolly) and Jean Timmins (Stuart).  Also predeceased by brothers Gerald Lesway (Margaret) and John Lesway (Kathleen).  Survived by many nieces and nephews.  Son of the late Harold and Muriel (nee Baird) Lesway.  A special thank-you to the staff of Orchard View Living and staff at the Hemodialysis Unit of the Renfrew Victoria Hospital for their kindness and excellent care.  Arrangements by the Boyce Funeral Home, Chapel, Visitation and Reception Centre, 138 Daniel Street North, Arnprior.  Visitations will be held Sunday March 11, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and after 10:00 a.m. Monday.  Funeral Service will be conducted Monday March 12, 2018 in the Boyce Chapel at 11:00 a.m.  Interment Pakenham Union Cemetery.  In memoriam donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Canada.