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Captain Jeremiah 'Jerry' Bissette

BISSETTE, Captain Jeremiah 'Jerry' - Peacefully on Monday, January 5th, 2015 at the St. Catharines Hospital in his 84th year. Beloved husband of Patricia for 56 years. Loving father of Janice (James) Dewar, John (Kelly), Mary (Roland) Clarke and the late Norman (1992). Dear grandfather of Jason, Dustin, Adam, Erin, Tyler, Jessica, Carson, Alisha, Blake, Joshua, Mackenzie and Conrad. Predeceased by his sister Margaret (Bill) Dandridge. Jerry sailed the Great Lakes for 44 years, was Past President and Grandmaster of International Shipmasters Association (Lodge 20), and a member of Holy Rosary Church. The family will receive friends at the HAINE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL , 26 Ormond Street South, Thorold on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Vigil Prayers will be held in the funeral home on Wednesday at 8pm. Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church (21 Queen St. S., Thorold) on Thursday, January 8th at 12:00 noon. Rite of Committal to follow. If so desired, donations to Help A Child Smile would be appreciated by the family.12882632
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Sorry for your loss
Posted by Donna and Ron McLennan (friend) On Saturday, January 10, 2015
Pat and family, our thoughts are with you at this sad time. Jerry was a great person and we always enjoyed our chats with both of you during your time at Wildwood.
Fair Winds and Following Seas
Posted by Captain Ed and June Hogan (Fellow Shipmaster) On Friday, January 9, 2015
You will be missed Jerry. We are very glad we a chance to get to know you from various Shipmaster Convention. Are thoughts payers are with pat and family.
We will miss you
Posted by Captain Al Tielke (fellow shipmaster) On Thursday, January 8, 2015
We will miss Jerry's input at the Ship Masters convention, as well as all his help with the Grand Lodge. We will remember Jerry's positive, friendly personality. Our thoughts and prayers are with Pat & family. Sail on, friend....

Al & Christine

One long & two short ------- * *
Posted by Earle Simpson (Friend) On Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Sincere condolences for the loss of a good one - Capt. Jerry. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Pat & family. Rest in Peace, sailor. Full ahead - both!
So sorry for your loss.
Posted by Sandra Poehlman O'Hearn (Friend of the family) On Wednesday, January 7, 2015
So sorry for your loss Pat and family. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

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