We sadly announce the passing of our Brother John “Balls” Legarde, who passed away quietly in his sleep on March 27, 2018, in Langley, B.C. John was born on July 19, 1964 in Fort William and later moved to the West Coast of British Colombia in the mid 1970’s until his death in 2018. Remembered best as “Balls”, he always had you laughing with his quick wit and one liners. John was never short on his word and always told it like it was, straight up and straight forward! He will be sadly missed by all, Survived by his daughter Amanda (Clive), Phil, Mother Isabel, (AL), brother’s Phil, Rob (Pat), Darren, Gary (Fatty), sister Webby(Jiggs), and missed by numerous uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by grandparents, Frank and Catherine Pelletier, John and Teresa Legarde, Father Ray Legarde, Brother Frank Pelletier, Nephew Robert Legarde, and many aunts and uncles.Funeral services will be held on Thursday April 12, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., at St. Anne's Church, celebrated by Rev. Larry Kroker s.j. Prayers will be offered on Wednesday April 11, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. on at St. Anne's Church.
John LeGarde will be remembered in the Blake Funeral Chapel Memorial Grove. Annual dedication service Sunday, June 9, 2019.