Quenneville - Martin "Marty" Joseph of R.R. 7 St. Thomas, passed away at his late residence, on Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 at the age of 72. Dearly loved husband of Ruth (Wallace) Quenneville and loved father of Arianne and her husband Erik Elmauer and Michelle Quenneville. Cherished grandfather of Edwin and Everett. Dear brother of Jeannette Carpenter and her husband Don of Sarnia. Predeceased by 2 sisters Rose-Marie Quenneville and Betty Gleason and a brother Raymond Quenneville. Dear son-in-law of LeRoy Wallace and the late Mary Wallace and dear brother-in-law of Maria and Dick Cupples and their son Richard. Extended family to Junior Otway. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. Marty was born in Sarnia on December 2, 1942, the son of the late Alexander and Jenny (Sonta) Quenneville. He was a retired teacher and taught at a number of Catholic Schools in Elgin County. He was a member of Holy Angels' Church and sang in the choir. He was a member of the Talbotville Optimist Club. Marty was a former Lieutenant Gov. and Governor of the Southwestern Ontario District of Optimist Clubs. He was a member of the Retired Teachers of Ontario.
Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Angels Church, St. Thomas on Wednesday , August 5th at 10:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Visitation at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers will be recited at the funeral home on Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Holy Angels Restoration Fund, Optimist Foundation or Animal Aide.