We are sad to announce the passing of Leone Robert Oickle of Petite Riviere. Born December 12, 1932, passed away November 5, 2019 in Hillside Pines, Bridgewater, with family by his side. Leone worked hard all his life whether it was driving a dump truck or in the woods with his machine he called the "Iron Mule". He loved the outdoors, loved going for drives for what he called "just looking around."
He leaves behind his wife Reta (Corkum), daughters Cheryl (Fred), Sherry, Judy (David); step children Alan, Blair (Joan), Yvette (Darren);brother Everett (Linda); grandchildren Shelby, Roxeann, Bobby Joe; 4 step grandchildren; 7 step great grandchildren; nieces and nephews; Wendy, Tim, Todd. He was predeceased by his mother Grace.
Memorial Service 2:00pm Friday in R.A. Corkum Funeral Home, Wileville, and where the family will receive friends from 1:00pm until prior to service at 2:00pm. Rev. Willis Ott Officiating. Interment in Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater. Memorial donations may be made to the Petite Riviere Fire Department or a charity of your choice.
The family would like to thank all the first responders of Petite Riviere Fire Department who came to assist, the V.O.N, Fishermen’s Memorial Veterans Unit, Shoreham Village in Chester and Hillside Pines, Bridgewater. Everyone treated Leone with so much love and compassion. On-line condolences may be made by visiting www.corkumfuneralhome.ca