Joseph Octave Morigeau

Passed away on 4 June , 2018

Joseph “Joe” Octave Morigeau, born August 17, 1923 in Evergreen, Alberta, passed away peacefully at the AgeCare Midnapore on June 4, 2018 at the age of 94 years. Joe is remembered by his eight children, Bill (Shirley), Joe, Lois (Don), Terry (Barb), Pat, Kim (Zeke), Chere (Mike), and Merrilee; twelve grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; and his brothers Ralph and Howard (Yvette). He was predeceased by his loving wife of 70 years, Georgina, on March 7, 2016, his parents, infant daughter, grandson and two sisters.

Joe was a man of toughness and purpose mixed with humility and grace. He loved the outdoors and he passed that love onto his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A private family graveside service will be held.

A Celebration of Life for both Joe and Georgina Morigeau will be held at SOUTH CALGARY FUNERAL CENTRE, 12700 Macleod Trail South (at Lake Fraser Gate), on Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations being made in Joe’s memory directly to a charity of your choice.


  • Celebration of Life Saturday, 28 July , 2018

Joseph Octave Morigeau

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Jacqueline Nowak

3 July 2018

Merrilee I am so sorry to hear about your dad. It doesn't matter the age of the parent, the loss is still a shock and leaves a small hole in your life and heart. Please know I am thinking of you and if you need anything or just want to talk, I am always around and available.
With sincere sympathy,
Jacquie Nowak

Harold Thornton

9 June 2018

Dear Howard and Yvette,
I was sorry to read of your brother's passing. I have lost track of where you are, possibly you have moved from Lacombe. Please let me know how to reach you and we can have a chat about old times. (Really old times!)
Phone: 403-271-0267
Best regards,


Gail Whiteford

9 June 2018

My thoughts are with you and your family today, Merillee. A father will bring memories of good and hard times throughout his life. Best wishes. Gail