Funeral Saturday for Peter Remillard

A funeral will be held Saturday Feb. 28, 2015 for Peter Remillard. The well-known and respected lawyer from Morrisburg died in a head-on crash on County Road 7 on Tuesday. (Photo/Yourlawfirm.ca)

MORRISBURG – A funeral will be held Saturday for a well-known Morrisburg lawyer and a man deeply involved in the South Dundas community.

Peter John Remillard died in a head-on crash Tuesday on a section of County Road 7 in North Dundas.

Visitation is taking place Saturday at the Parker Funeral Home, 28 Sir James Morris Drive, on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

A funeral mass will be held at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church at 3 p.m.

Remillard is survived by his wife, Patricia, son Liam of Kingston, and extended family.

The partner in Gorrell, Grenkie & Remillard in Morrisburg and Cass, Grenkie & Remillard in Chesterville was actively involved in the community as a former Morrisburg municipal councillor, as well as serving with the local chamber of commerce and the Upper Canada Playhouse, to name a few.

Memorial donations are being accepted by the Canadian Cancer Society and the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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