Joseph

Joseph Joe Gennoe 1941 2021

Obituary of Joseph Gennoe
William Joseph “Joe” Gennoe – age 79, of Stellarton, passed away on February 1, 2021 in the QE II Infirmary Site Halifax, NS. Born in New Glasgow he was a son of the late William James and Christina Dunn (Dunbar) Gennoe.
Joe owned and operated Gennoe’s Bakery which was started by his grandfather in 1921. He was born into the bakery life which he grew into Atlantic Canada’s largest bakery supplier.
Joe was an avid boater and loved time spent on the Loafer with family and friends. He had an adventurous spirit whether it be riding his motorcycle, flying his small airplane, pulling the camper or driving one of the big trucks. He always loved telling the story of the emergency landing in the St. Lawrence River he made with Jo-ann.
When Joe was younger, he worked at DND in Halifax doing clerical work later becoming a scuba diver that would help with recoveries.
Joe loved his hometown of Stellarton and had the privilege of serving as the mayor of Stellarton for 10 years. He was an active member of the Keith Masonic Lodge No. 23, Stellarton and was a member of the Pictou County Shriners.
In 2012 Joe was awarded the Diamond Jubilee medal.
Joe was known for taking strangers he turned into friends’ home for a meal or a warm bed. As children we often woke up to someone at the table in need of a hot breakfast.
Joe is survived by his wife Phyllis (Henderson); children Jo-ann (Brent) Chisholm, Marie Gennoe, Belinda (Doug) Graham, and Jim (Tonya) Gennoe; grandchildren Kory, Tia, Rylie, Chris, Kyle, Kayla, Tanya, Kolby and Ava and his “favorite” sister Millie (Ann Amelia Gennoe)
A celebration of Life will be held will be held on September 25 from 2-4 pm in the Stellarton Fire Hall. Burial will take place in the Christ Anglican Cemetery Stellarton at a later date. Donations in memory of Joe may be made to the Crohn’s Society or a charity of your choice.
www.angusfuneralhomes.com
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joseph Gennoe, please visit Tribute Store

1941 2021
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Joseph
Joe
Gennoe 1941 2021..

angus funeral homes

Décès pour la Ville: Stellarton, Province: Nova Scotia

avis deces Joseph
Joe
Gennoe 1941 2021

avis mortuaire Joseph
Joe
Gennoe 1941 2021

Cette page d archive est une cache qui a pour but la vérification de la licitée du contenu de l hyperlien et peux avoir changé dans l intervalle. Accédez a SOURCE ci-dessus pour aller a la page originale.
Posted in angus funeral homes, avis décès, Canada, Nova Scotia, obituary, Stellarton and tagged , , , , , , , , .


Ecrivez un message de sympathie, votre message sera publié publiquement sur la page

Votre adresse courriel ne sera pas publiée. Les champs obligatoires sont indiqués avec *

S'il vous plaît prendre note que toutes les informations personnelles telles que l'adresse civique, e-mail, numéro de téléphone seront supprimés de votre message de sympathie, afin de protéger votre vie privée. De plus, tout message contenant des commentaires non-respectueux ou utilisant un langage inapproprié ou toute forme de publicité sera également supprimé..