Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Home - West Branch

20 Seventh Street West, Cornwall, ON


Joseph Lawrence Sharrow Jr. "Boat"

8 December, 198228 December, 2019

Joseph Lawrence Kanantakaien Sharrow Jr. "Boat" of Snye, Quebec.

December 8, 1982 – December 28, 2019

Passed away suddenly on December 28, 2019. Survived by Janice Swamp-Sharrow & Vince Phillips of Snye, Joni Cole & Mickey Waukey of Akwesasne, Tammy & Brandon David of Akwesasne, Sherri & Aronhianies Porter of Akwesasne, Arthur Sharrow & Betina Arney of Snye, Quebec and Jen Johnson of Akwesasne. Son Tehawisiiaks & daughter Ieniehtanawentha Sharrow of Akwesasne. Godson of Marian & Ricky Thompson of Snye. Goddaughter Mesa Cole. Many aunties, uncles, nieces, nephews, & cousins. Predeceased by Joseph Lawrence Sharrow Sr, Alec Sharrow, Arthur Sharrow, Agnes & George Sharrow, Charlotte & Leo Swamp, Joe Swamp, Jake Swamp, Leonard Swamp, & Raymond Swamp, Jaden Barnes-Sharrow, & Jamie Cole. He attended the St. Regis Mohawk School, Salmon River Central, General Vanier Secondary School, and Iohahiio Adult Education Program for Carpentry. He worked over the years at various cigarette factories, as a general laborer, carpenter, a mechanic for various organizations MCA and for many extended family members as needed. He loved playing pool, ski-dooing, boating, bowling, binge watching movie series, listening to hip hop/ rap music, grilling/ cooking, hosting family dinners and bonfires, spending time with his family and friends. He was a great dad, he always spoke proudly and lovingly of his son and daughter. He was quick to smile and joke around. Boat, as many knew him was a man with a big heart, he was generous with his time and was always eager to help out. His laughter & playful spirit will never be forgotten. ❤

Resting at Homemakers Snye on Thursday, January 2, 2020 from 12 noon. Funeral Service at Homemakers Snye on Friday January 3, 2020 at 11 am. Arrangements entrusted to Lahaie & Sullivan Cornwall Funeral Homes West Branch, (613-932-8482).


  • Visitation Thursday, 2 January , 2020
  • Funeral Service Friday, 3 January , 2020


Joseph Lawrence Sharrow Jr. "Boat"

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