Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Rheal Henri Fortier?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Rheal's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Rheal Henri Fortier
17 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Rheal's family - View on Tribute Wall
The family announces with sorrow the passing of Rhéal on July 25th , 2023, at the age of 81. Survived by his loving wife of 61 years Marie Fortier (née Giguère). Loving father of Francine, Linda (Claude) Tessier, Suzanne (Bernie) McPherson, Sylvie (Paul) Lajeunesse and son Rheal Fortier Jr. Cherished grandfather of Charlene, Claude, Raymond, Daniel, Sonia, Mason, Chantal, Brale, Draven, Marcel, Logan, and the late Claude Jr, as well as many great-grandchildren. Rhéal was employed at Abitibi Price for 33 years where he became known as the Mayor of Tunis. He spent many Saturday nights watching his favorite hockey team, The Montreal Canadiens. As a fan he engaged in many banters with his Toronto Maple Leaf friends. He leaves an emptiness and great memories with his loved ones and will never be forgotten. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday July 29th, 2023, at Paroisse Saint-Martyrs-Canadiens in Iroquois Falls, followed by an interment at the Tunis Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Stinson Funeral Home, 100 Bruce Avenue, South Porcupine, ON, P0N 1H0 (705)235-2900.