Alan passed away suddenly at his home, on July 25, 2020, while enjoying a refreshing swim on a hot summer day. Born in Chatham, Ontario, on July 22, 1946, Alan Jerry Lemaitre of Georgian Bluffs, was in his 75th year.
Loving spouse and best friend of Nancy Carson. Dear father of the late Jerry Alan Lemaitre (2015), Eric Lemaitre (Cori-Lynn) of Sudbury, and step-father of Paul Carson (Kim) of Shelburne, Kim Carson (Tricia) of Georgian Bluffs, Brad Carson (Marie) of Pembroke and Nicole Hellyer (Jason) of Georgian Bluffs. Cherished grandpa of James and Paige Lemaitre, Hannah and Brooklyn Carson, Mackenzie and Austin Carson and William and Gavin Hellyer. Also survived by his sister Marie Whyte (the late Jack) of Chesley, his nephews Rick Whyte (Pauline), Bob Whyte (Sandy), John Whyte (Margot), great-nieces Samantha and Katrina and great-nephews Shawn and Travis. Al will also be missed by Karen MacLeod and her daughter Heather MacLeod, as well as his many friends.
Al’s family would like to thank the first responders, neighbours and the whole Bass Lake Community for their help and support on the afternoon of his passing.
Cremation is taking place and a private service to celebrate Al’s life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the Brian E. Wood Funeral Home, Owen Sound, 519-376-7492.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Owen Sound Legion Branch 6 or the Bruce Peninsula Health Services Foundation (Wiarton Hospital) would be appreciated and can be made through the funeral home. Online donations and condolences can be forwarded by visiting Al’s memorial at www.woodfuneralhome.ca