For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project


In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 


Bernard Laurin


Leading Cook (S), 40748, RCN


Born: 06 Mar 1920


Died: 30 Dec 2018, Penetanguishene, Ontario


LAURIN, Bernard - Passed away with his family by his side at the Georgian Village, Penetanguishene on Sunday December 30th, 2018 at the age of 98 years. Beloved husband of the late Leona Laurin (nee Lesperance) for 72 years. Loving father of Eric (Rita), Rita Chlebus (Andy), David (Trish), Greg (Joyce), Roger (Pat), Catherine Maurice (Roger), Victor (Maxine), Pierre (Belinda) and predeceased by Paul. Cherished grand-père of 22 and arrière grand père of 19. Son of the late Gédéon and Josphine Laurin. Visitation will be held at the Penetanguishene Funeral Home, 155 Main St., Penetanguishene on Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral mass will be celebrated at Ste Croix Church, Lafontaine on Friday, January 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in the spring at Ste Croix Cemetery. If desired donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. A special thank you to the staff at Georgian Village Long-Term Care. (Abror Memorial 31 Dec 2018)


Ships served in:

HMCS ATHABASKAN G07 - Survived the sinking of HMCS Athabaskan G07 and was rescued by HMCS Haida.



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