Victor  Rivest

Obituary of Victor Pierre Rivest

RIVEST, Victor Pierre
P. Eng

It is with profound sadness that we share with you the passing of Victor Pierre Rivest after a lengthy and heroic battle with cancer in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Quick), for 48 years. Loving Dad of 2 sons, Christopher and Ryan (Jolanta). Adored Pip to Sophie and Nathan. Dear brother of Madeleine (Leonard) Alexander, Lucie Stark, Carmel (Paul) Belanger, Francis (Idil) Rivest, Claire Marie (Leo) Larente and Jerome Rivest. Dear brother-in-law of Keith Quick, Bonnie (Frank) O’Connor and Sharon Rocheleau. Predeceased by his parents Origene and Dora Rivest (Ladouceur) and in-laws Donald and Lillian Quick (Dutot). He will be remembered by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Vic will be greatly missed by many dear friends. Vic worked for SunBrite Foods and the H. J. Heinz Company. He worked in the food industry for over 40 years. Proud member of the Society of Professional Engineers. A member of the Knights of Columbus, Council 4501, Leamington. He was a very active member of St. Michael’s Parish. Also, thank you to the staff and volunteers at Erie Shores Hospice for their love, care and compassion given to Vic and family. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519)326-2631 on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. with Knights of Columbus and Parish Prayers at 7:00 p.m. Visiting continues on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at St. Michael’s Church, 29 Elliott Street, Leamington from 9:30 a.m. until Mass of the Resurrection at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. If you wish, donations may be made by cheque to Erie Shores Hospice or St. Michael’s Parish. Share words of comfort at www.reidfuneralhome.