Clouatre, Alfred “Butch”

March 06, 1944 ~ May 28, 2018

CLOUATRE, Alfred Edward “Butch” – Age 74, passed away on May 28, 2018 on the riverbank, Sarnia doing something he loved, fishing. Born March 06, 1944 and was a lifelong resident of Petrolia. Beloved father of Tammy (Lorne) Liddiard and Jim Clouatre (Hillary Debyshire). Special companion to Verna Helps. Cherished grandfather to Nash (Lori) Liddiard, Brent Liddiard, Josh Clouatre and step grandfather to Codee Dunn. Great grandfather to Morgan Liddiard, Olivia Liddiard and Devyn Clouatre. Brother of Leo (Liz) Clouatre, Emile (Janice) Clouatre, Esther (Casey) Vander Lucik, Cathy (Dave) Quimet and Janet (Rich) Worsley. Predeceased by brothers Andre and George Clouatre and daughter-in-law Bonnie Clouatre. Butch will be sadly missed by Steven, Michelle, Ashley and Harley Helps, several nieces and nephews and friends. Butch loved fishing, bow hunting and gardening. Butch owned and ran AL’s Roofing for 46 years in Petrolia.

Funeral Details
A private family visitation was held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. A private graveside service was held at Wyoming Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice.

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  1. Tammy, Jim and families – I am so sorry for your loss. Butch was always such a kind man with a warm smile. I haven’t seen him for awhile but always enjoyed our chats when he came into the drug store. May you find comfort and peace in the many memories you have. Hugs!!

  2. my condolences to Verna and family and the Clouatre family.. Butch always had a smile for everyone.. hold on to great memories

  3. Tammy, Lorne, Jimmy and families,
    I was so saddened to hear about your dad’s death. Had not seen him in years until about a month ago when I ran into him at Munchie’s. He recognized me from way back when on Eureka Street and I commented that he still looked the same, which he did! He was always such a kind, funny man and while your hearts are surely breaking, you all have such wonderful memories of a dad who loved you all so much. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.
    Janet (Dillon) Hardy

  4. Butch’s family our sincere condolences.
    Butch was a friend and are working person who treated our mom, grandmother like gold. Harley enjoyed the fishing outings and movies they shared together. We will all miss Butch very much. Steve, Michele, Ashley and Harley Helps

  5. Tammy, Jim, and Families,
    Im so sorry to here about your dad. He was a great guy. His laughter and positive energy will be missed.
    R. I. P. Butch

  6. Our sincere condolences to you Tammy and the complete family. We have had the privilege of many good times with your dad and Verna. He indeed was a good man. RIP Butch.

  7. To Jim and Tammy and your families, and Verna and your family: I am very happy that I was able to have a coffee and a visit with Butch at the Farmers Market Grand Opening last Saturday… I had thought of Butch often, thinking we needed to get together. He was a good friend who I’ve known for over 50 years. Butch was a good guy, he had integrity, and he liked to laugh. Sincere Condolences to you all. Butch will be missed.

  8. To Verna and Clouatre families Dan and I give our heartfelt sympathy to you
    Butch was a wonderful man so many laughs he will be missed.

  9. Tammy, Lorne, Jim, Verna and Families,
    So sorry to hear about Butch, He was a nice guy to chat with and did great work in
    his roofing business. We know that he will be missed by his family and friends.
    Sending our sympathy,
    Joyce and Bob Poland

  10. Verna & family & the Clouatre family, I am sorry to hear of Butch’s sudden passing. I didn’t know him well, just to say, hello, to a quiet, friendly man. Sincere sympathy Marie Sheppard

  11. Tammy & Jim and your family I am so sorry to hear about your dad/grandpa. I have known Butch for many many years, babysitting you 2 when you years ago. I hope that all of your happy memories help you through this difficult time. Thinking of you all, hugs

  12. Our condolence to all of Butch’s Family.May you find comfort in your memories. Nancy Hibbert and Ace Plaine

  13. Tammy Jim and all the family our sincere condolences on the loss of Butch. Cherish your memories and they will help you through this difficult time.
    Rick and Carol

  14. To the Clouatre family and Vernas family my heartfelt sympathy with the recent loss of Butch. What a great man he was. Known and loved by many.A great friend to (late) Gerry and myself. So many memories .He will be missed. May you be comforted knowing you will see him again. Love and hugs to all

  15. Tammy , Jim, Verna and the entire Clouatre Families so sorry to hear about the passing of Butch. He sure will be missed by so many. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Ron and Maureen Bailey and Family xoxo

  16. Verna and family, I have known Butch since I was little. My father and him went back years in fishing and hunting. He was a special man. Sorry to hear of his passing. My condolences to you and family.