René Sauvé

Published November 22, 2022

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René Sauvé

Saturday, July 31st, 1954 Wednesday, November 16th, 2022

Sauvé, René


It is with great sadness and broken hearts that the family announces the passing of René Sauvé on Wednesday, November 16th,2022 at the age of 68, after a brave battle with cancer. He left this world surrounded by his family. He is survived by his loving wife Lise-Anne Sauvé (née Guénette) with whom he celebrated 40 years of marriage this past July. Loving father of Jean-Pierre Sauvé and André Sauvé (Mélanie). Cherished and beloved “grand-papa” of Aubrey and Noah. He is survived by his father; Hervé Sauvé, his brothers; Gilbert Sauvé (Patricia), Marcel Sauvé (Carole), Normand Sauvé (Wynne), and Omer Sauvé (Monique) and by his sister; Lisa Sauvé. He will be sadly missed by many sisters-in-law/brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother Adrienne Sauvé (née St-Pierre), his sister; Lise Sauvé and his unborn son; Richard Sauvé. René will be remembered for his upmost enthusiasm for the outdoors and for his love of various sports. His passion was coaching youths especially in cross-country skiing. René was a physical education teacher and coach at École Secondaire Thériault in Timmins and Centre scolaire catholique Jeanne-Lajoie in Pembroke.
The funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, November 26th in St-Jean-Baptiste Church in Pembroke, followed by a lunch in the Parish Hall.
As per René’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home, 822 Pitt Street, Cornwall, ON (613-938-3888). In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be extended by making a donation in his honor to the Summerstown Coyote Nordiq at Online messages of condolence may be made in the obituary section of: