Posted: September 26th, 2017

June 18th, 1940 ~ September 24th, 2017

It is with great sorrow that the family of Blair Arsenault announce his sudden passing on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at the age of 77 years. Blair leaves to cherish his memory, the love of his life, his wife of 53 years, Dorothy; three daughters, Karla (Tim) Rissling, Tannis (Dave) Arsenault and Karen (Darren) Goodchild; six grandsons, Arlo (Samantha) Sailer, Carter Schnell, Bailey Arsenault, Christian (Veronika) Goodchild, Jaden Rissling and Arlen Rissling; five brothers, Joe, Wayne, Armand, Normand and Brian; one sister, Shirley; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Blair was predeceased by his parents, Ralph and Doris Arsenault; his granddaughter, Janae; and one brother, Leonard. Blair was born in St. John, New Brunswick and raised in Moncton. He moved to Thompson, Manitoba in 1962 where he worked for INCO for many years. In 1978, Blair, Dorothy and the family moved to Alberta where they still reside. Blair was a lover of country music. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandsons. He spent many hours watching their hockey games, going fishing, camping and playing pranks on them. Blair had a salty sense of humor and was making people laugh right up until the end. He had great friends and was blessed to be loved by so many. He will truly be missed. The Funeral Service will be held at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1 Dunmore Road SE, on Friday, September 29th, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. with Pastor Bob Church officiating. Memorial gifts in Blair’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Condolences may be sent through or to subject heading Blair Arsenault. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to

SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM & RECEPTION CENTRE, “The Chapel in the Park” #1 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z5 (403)528-2599 Locally owned and directed CGR Holdings Ltd.

One Condolence for “BLAIR W. ARSENAULT”

  1. Sylvia Takacs says:

    My heart goes out to Blair and to his family Karen and Darren Goodchild.
    Hugs an prayer go out all of his family. We will miss you every saturday at the mall such a wonder person ans so very funny . Always a smile his face and so funny. Hoping I will be well enough to attend the funeralI want his family to know if they need for anything just let us . WE love you Karen and Darren

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