Victor Gabriel Morel passed away peacefully with his family by his side, at Lakeland Long Term Care, on Monday, December 20th, 2021. Age 97 years.
Beloved husband of the late Teresa (Palen). Loving father of Michael (Marnie); Joanne Woolner (Larry); and Ken (Dawn). Loving Grandfather of Angela Woolner (Dustin), Alexander Morel (Shyra), Nikki Herbert (Brad), Dawn Brown, Joshua Woolner (Sarah), Aislinn Leonard (Justin). Cherished great grandfather of Chad, Morgan, and Casey Herbert, Jack and Evelyn Woolner, Ella and Hayley Leonard. Dear son of the late Ernest and Beatrice Morel. Loving brother of Mary and Ernie, and the late Enid, Gerry, Roger, Emile ‘Nig’, Teresa, Jerome, and Harry. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Victor was a WW II Veteran in the tank core, and was deployed in many countries. He was a long-standing member of the Knights of Columbus, a long-time employee of Canada Post, and enjoyed a wonderful retirement of travel, arts and crafts shows with his Cozy Comfort Lawn Chairs, and many family gatherings which were a special joy to him.
A sincere thank you to all of the wonderful health care providers at Lakeland Long Term Care.
A Funeral Mass in celebration of Victor’s life will be held in the spring of 2022.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Lakeland Long Term Care, or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Hi Michael, Joanne & Ken,
My thoughts are with you this tough time. I remember my mother talking daily on the phone to your mo. All the best and stay safe.-Mark Cameron
To Michael, Marnie and extended Morel family, we offer our deepest sympathies on the passing of Victor. You will be in our prayers and our thoughts, especially over this Christmas. Josey and I extend sincere condolences at this time. May God welcome Victor's soul into His Kingdom and bless you all.-Doug & Josey McCann
Condolences to the Morel family at this time. It was my privilege to become aquainted with Mr. Morel--a true gentleman in every sense of the word.-kathryn Loch
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.-Bruce and Sue Thomson
Mike, we are very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. We are sure your Dad knew your love and devotion was to help him through his difficult time and was proud to call you his son. We wish you love and strength and send condolences to you, Marnie and your family.-Paul and Karen Zahrebelny
Just last week Mike and I were talking about his father and what a wonderful dad he was. May your memories bring each of you comfort. Our thoughts are with you.
Cindy and Brad Profit
My old friend Jo...Mike and Ken
Very sorry to hear of your loss , especially difficult at this time of year . Stay strong
Dear Mike My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I didn’t know your father but knowing your dedication to him and your warm personality are testaments to his character.-Lynda Marshall
Wow, what an incredible Man, would love to hear more of his stories.
His fine character can't help but rub of on his kids.
Sue and Steph
Our sincere condolences to you, Mike and Marnie and family. Your Dad was the first person to welcome Don when he came to the post office. Thinking of you, Jean and Craig.-Jean kitchen
We are so saddened to hear of your Dad's passing. He was such a joy to be with. A true gentleman with an incredible sense of humour that crept out at the most unexpected times. He looked forward to your visits Mike you were such a dedicated son to him. Sincere condolences to all your family. Nancy and Bob-Nancy & Bob Wallace
Sending our condolences.
Like his brothers, Vic was a very fine gentleman!-Dave and Paulette LaBrash
Dear Joanne, Larry and all of Vic's loved ones,
We send our condolences to all of you at this difficult time. May God's loving embrace hold you close and comfort you.
Margaret and Glen Woolner
My sincere condolences Mike and Marnie and the Morel family. Vic knew that you were there for him in the best way possible. Hugs-Brenda Drummond
I’m so sorry to hear of Vic’s passing. My condolences to the Morel family.-Lynn Raney
Mike I am so sorry to hear about your father's passing. My deepest condolences to you and all the family.-Helen Lutscher
Sorry for your dads passing I worked at lakeland n met son n sister . He was an amazing man loved his family n independence. ❤ Another Angel ❤ RIP Victor 🙏-Diane Bushey
Very sorry to hear of Vic’s passing. Sending my sincere condolences to the entire Morel family. May the fond memories you have of him, bring you comfort at this difficult time.-Jennifer Bishop
Sorry to hear about Vic, was in the Knights of Columbus with him when we lived in Nobel, RIP brother knight, God Bless, our sympathies to the family-Alex Lamothe
My condolences in honour of our long time neighbour, always a pleasant soul, I still have my masonic designed lawnchair from many years ago. Brook Scarr-Brook Scarr