Obituary of Marcel Samuel
Passed away peacefully at the Douglas Memorial Hospital, on Monday, December 16, 2019, at the age of 73. Marcel was predeceased by his former wife, Mona, and partner, Karen. Loving father to Joanne (Paul) Callow and Raymond Samuel. Pepère to James, Samantha, Amy, Thomas, Keegan, Kyle and Kennedy. Will be missed by his siblings the late Jacque, Robert (Simone), Jacqueline (George), the late Claire, the late André, Lucien (Suzanne), the late Claudette (Wilfred), Louise (Pierre). Will be sadly missed by cousins, his brothers and sisters- in-law, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Raymond and Madeleine of Gaspé, Quebec.
Marcel worked at Foster Wheeler as a TIG welder and enjoyed being a “backyard mechanic”. He enjoyed photography, fishing, telling jokes and loved going to the dirt car racetrack. He was a straight shooter. He was an optimist and survived through many difficult times with a positive attitude. He will be missed by all.
Arrangements are entrusted with Essentials Cremation and Burial Services (905-354-2133). The family would like to thank the nurses, doctors and staff at the Douglas Memorial Hospital, for their kindness and care. He took pride in being an organ donor. As per Marcel’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family interment was held at Victoria Lawn Cemetery, St. Catharines.
There are no upcoming public services scheduled or the service has occurred in the past.
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