The family announces with great sorrow his sudden and unexpected passing at his home on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at the age 63 years. Loving father of Chantal (Pete) Magi of Wawa, Jean (Lori) of Timmins and Natalie (Rod) Campbell of Fort McMurray. Cherished grandfather of Jamie, Mikey, Morgan, Jayden, Jayce, Jordynn, Kael and Brynna. He also leaves the mother of his children, Rebecca Thiffeault. Beloved son of Jean & Jacqueline Joanisse of Timmins. Dear brother of Marc (Kathy) Joanisse and late Annette (Rodney) Badour both of Timmins. He will be missed by his nephew Michael “Mike” (Pam) Badour and niece Alison Badour (Darren Leach) and Damon.
Bob was an avid Habs fan. He served 30 years in the police department of the Township of Michipicoten (Wawa).
Memorial service will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, June 20, 2016 from Miron-Wilson Funeral Chapel (Fr. Simon Drapeau officiating). Interment at the Timmins Memorial Cemetery will follow. Remembrance donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated. The family will receive friends from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm on Sunday at the Miron-Wilson Funeral Centre, 150 Balsam St. S. Timmins