It is with heavy hearts that the family of Lenard Gary Zatrepalek announce his passing on July 30, 2020 at his home in Kenora after a brief illness.
Lenard was born in Geraldton, Ontario on April 4, 1953. His family later moved to Red Lake where Lenard grew up and received his education. He later moved to Kenora, Ont. to pursue a career as a licenced heavy equipment mechanic. He was very proud of his career and worked for Great Lakes Paper out of Thunder Bay for many years.
Lenard loved the outdoors, fishing and family get togethers.
Lenard was pre-deceased by his parents Jean and Jerry Zatrepalek, sister Marlean Keeley and brothers in law Ted Keeley and Patrick VanDerCammen.
He will by dearly missed by his sister Murielle (Jack) Goodwillie of Red Lake, Ont., sister Sharon VanDerCammen of Quesnel, B.C. and brother Brian (Cindy) Zatrepalek of Winnipeg, Man. His nephew Gerald Keeley of Kenora, Ont., nieces Nicole Gauthier, Michele Imrie and Jaclyn Jenner of Red Lake, Ont. and Celia and Patrick VanderCammmen and Mary Kostrukoff of Quesnel, B.C.
Cremation has taken place and internment will be held at the Red Lake Cemetery at a later date.