Joseph Philemon Pitre

1883 St. Alexis, Quebec 1946 Lac au Saumon, Quebec

 

 

Continuation of tree (1st child of Achille Pitre/Elisabeth Ann Crosby); all know surname descendants:

                9      Joseph Philemon Pitre  b: 1 August 1893 St. Alexis, Matapedia, QUE; d: 8 May 1977  Mont Joli, Matane, QUE

                               +Georgianna Richard  b: 27 September 1887  Quebec; m: 13 April 1915  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE [Nazaire/Victoire Arsenault]; d: 8 February 1960  Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                        10        Joseph Marie Richard Pitre  b: 25 January 1916  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 15 August 1966  Amqui, Matapedia, QUE

                                      +Adrienne Sergerie  b: 4 October 1914; m: 30 December 1942  St. Octave, St. Octave de Metis, QUE [Joseph/Marie Louise Berube]; d: 7 December 2001

                        10        Joseph Rene Pitre  b: 21 November 1917  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 22 September 1980  Ste. Foy, QUE

                                       +--- Bachand    d: Aft. September 1980

                        10        Marie Claire Jeannette Pitre  b: 22 February 1919  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                                       +Joseph Francois d'Assise Savoie  b: Abt. 1918; m: 21 December 1940  St. Raphael, Albertville, Matapedia, Bonaventure, QUE [Joseph/Marie Cormier]

                        10        Joseph Jean Achille Pitre  b: 24 March 1920  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: Bef. 2005

                                       +Rollande Sergerie    m: 22 September 1947  St. Octave, St. Octave de Metis, QUE [Joseph/Marie Louise Berube]; d: Aft. January 2021

                        10        Marie Therese Angeline Pitre  b: 8 March 1921  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 4 May 1923  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                        10        Louis Philippe Pitre  b: 4 July 1922 St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 20 June 1923  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                        10        Marie Elizabeth Annette Pitre  b: 10 August 1923  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 4 February 1924  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                        10        Marie Rose Aline Pitre  b: 6 June 1925  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 15 May 1926  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                        10        Joseph Philippe Pitre  b: 20 March 1927  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 10 May 2017  Amqui, Matapedia, QUE

                                       +Lauretta Demeules  b: 29 December 1928  Quebec; m: 15 July 1953  Albertville, QUE [Antoine/Aline Theriault]; d: 1 November 2016  Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE

                        10        Georgette Rita Pitre  b: 15 September 1928  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: 29 December 2016  Baie Comeau, QUE

                                       +Francois Xavier Roy  b: 13 March 1922  St. Leon de Grand, Matapedia, QUE; m: 13 June 1951  St. Raphael, Albertville, QUE [Xavier/Emilia Berube]; d: Bef. December 2016

                        10        Joseph Leopold Pitre  b: 15 March 1930  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: Aft. May 2017

                                       +Ghislaine Legendre  b: 3 August 1935  Ste. Irene, Matapedia, QUE; m: 15 July 1958  Ste. Irene, Matapedia, QUE [Gerard/Antoinette Lauzier]

                        10        Marie Rosalie Pitre  b: 3 September 1931  St. Edmond, Lac au Saumon, Matapedia, QUE; d: Aft. May 2017

                                       +Adelard Arsenault  b: 21 May 1930  Quebec; m: 15 July 1953  St. Raphael, Albertville, QUE [Adelard/Zelica Landry]

 

Notes for Joseph Philemon Pitre:

Census

- 1921 St. Edmond, Matane, Quebec:  Philippe Pitre 28 farmer, wife Georgiana 36, Richard 5, Rene 3, Marie Claire 2, Joseph Achile 1, Therese Angeline 3 months, Gregoire Boudreault 21 farmer.

 

- 1931 St. Edmond du Lac au Saumon, Matane, QUE:  Philippe Pitre 38 farmer, wife Georgiana 43, Richard 15, Rene 13, Marie Claire 12, Archille 11, Joseph 4, Rita 2, Leo Pold 1.

 

Obituaries for the children:

Marie Claire Jeannette Pitre:  Pitre, Marie-Claire, At Montreal, 17 December 2004, at the age of 85 years and 10 months, passed away Madame Marie-Claire Pitre, wife of the late Mr. Francis Savoie, residing at Montreal, formerly of Lac au Saumon.  She is survived by her children: Cecile, Marielle, Marius, Geraldine, Francine, Magella, Denise, Anne-Marie, their spouses, sixteen grandchildren, and twenty-three great-grandchildren.  The family will receive condolences at: Georges Fournier & Fils, Lac au Saumon Tuesday 28 December 2004 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-10 p.m.  The religious service will be celebrated Wednesday 29 December 2004, at 10 a.m., in Lac au Saumon church and then to the cemetery of the same place.  Wednesday on day of the funeral, the salon will open starting at 9 a.m.  Those who wish can make a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart Disease.

 

Joseph Philippe Pitre:  Georges Fournier & Sons Funeral Homes (Amqui, QUE):  Joseph Pitre, 19 Mar 1927 10 May 2017:  At the Amqui hospital, on May 10, 2017, at the age of 90 years and 2 months, passed away Mr. Joseph Pitre, husband of the late Mrs. Laurette Demeules.  He lived in Amqui and formerly in Albertville.  He was the son of the late Mr. Philippe Pitre and the late Mrs. Georgianna Richard.  Monsieur Pitre was a being who loved people.  The author Jules Desmarais has already written: "to be sociable is to go unnoticed, while being noticed by everyone", Mr. Pitre was very humbly, one of those.  Although he was of a discreet temperament, he got involved with rigor and gave his time for the organizations of the region such as among others: the Societe d'exploitation des ressources de la Vallee (SERV) without counting his involvement for Operation Dignity, a movement that became the protector of the survival of the municipalities of the region in the 70s.  He loved his job as a farmer, knowing how to honor all his merits.  The preservation of forests was also one of his major concerns.  He welcomed his father under his roof for twenty years, he who had a deep sense of family.  He knew how to find all the happiness and blessings of the moments spent in the company of his family.  He took little time to pack his bags to visit his Laurette and all those he missed in the firmament.  It is by remaining eternally faithful to his memory that his loved ones will be able to find, over time, the path to healing.  Monsieur Pitre leaves to mourn, their children: Rejean (Carmelle), Bernhard (Julie), Adrian (Solange), Gilles (Veronica).  Preceded him, his son Gilbert.  He also leaves to mourn, his grandchildren:  Joanie, Stephanie, Alexandre, Etienne, Guillaume, Pierre-Luc, Marc-Antoine, Huriel, Eleonore; his great-grandchildren: Melodie, Juliette, Julien, Felix, Romy, Simone; his brother: Leopold (Ghislaine Legendre); his sister: Rosalie (Adelard Arsenault); his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law from the Pitre and Demeules families; his nephews and nieces, his cousins and cousins, as well as many relatives and friends.  The family will receive condolences at the Family Memorial House Fournier, Amqui, Thursday, May 18, 2017, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  The commemorative celebration will take place in the Amqui church on Friday, May 19, at 3 p.m. Friday, the day of the celebration, the Memorial House will open from 1 p.m.  Interment will be in Albertville Cemetery.  Those who wish can send expressions of sympathy or make a donation to the Fondation Action Sante de la Matapedia, through the hostess at the salon.

 

Georgette Rita Pitre:  15 Sep 1928 29 Dec 2016:  At the Vallee des Roseaux in Baie-Comeau, on December 29, 2016, at the age of 88 years and 3 months, passed away Mrs. Rita Pitre, wife of the late Mr. Francois Roy.  She lived in Baie-Comeau and formerly in Ste-Irene.  She was the daughter of the late Mr. Philippe Pitre and the late Mrs. Georgiana Richard.  Madame Pitre was a present mother who passed on beautiful values to her children.  She worried as soon as one of them was sick or they had to travel on the roads, especially when the weather was not favourable.  She was a faithful accomplice for her husband Francois who made furniture and other wooden items, it was she who came to lend him a hand to put the finishing touches on his creations.  She was also an extraordinary support for the execution of the work of the family farm.  She left her loved ones, guided to paradise by the song of the angels with whom she will continue to watch over all her loved ones.  Madame Pitre leaves to mourn, their children; Georgette, Claudette (Jacques), Denis (Lorraine), Janet, Michel (Ghislaine), Peter (Ginette), Gaetan (Johanne), her 13 grandchildren, her 13 great-grandchildren, her brothers and her sister; Joseph, Leopold (Ghislaine), Rosalie (Adelard), her brother-in-law Clement Roy.  She also leaves to mourn her nephews and nieces, her cousins and many relatives and friends.  The family will receive condolences at the Family Memorial House, Amqui Tuesday, January 3, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  The commemorative celebration will take place in the church of Amqui on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.  On Wednesday, the day of the celebration, the Memorial House will open at 9 a.m.  After the commemorative celebration, the cremation will take place at the Crematorium de l'est de Sayabec and Madame Pitre's ashes will be placed in the Amqui Memory Garden columbarium.  Those who wish can send expressions of sympathy or make a donation to the Vallee des Roseaux de Baie-Comeau through the hostess at the salon.
 

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Last updated:  15 November 2023.