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August 23, 2020

Joseph "Andrew" Riendeau of Ripley and formerly of Kincardine, died Aug. 23, 2020, at Huron Shores Hospice, Tiverton, with family at his side. He was 87. Beloved husband of Isabel (Borrie) for 68 years. Dear father of Denis (Sherry) of Nova Scotia, Marcel of Alberta, Andrew (Shelley) of Kincardine, Rhonda (Joe) Camlis of Stoney Point, and Lyse (Bill) Stormont of Kirkland Lake. Greatly missed by his 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Survived by his sisters, Germaine, twin Yvonne, and Simone; sister-in law, Yolande; and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his daughter-in-law, Karen; his parents, William and Helene Riendeau; two brothers and two sisters. Andrew always had a cheerful greeting and a broad smile for everyone he met. He and Isabel could often be found enjoying coffee and sharing stories with the "Morning Gang" at Tim Hortons. When it was time to downsize, Andrew and Isabel chose RVilla in Ripley as their retirement home. The family extends a heartfelt thank you to the staff and residents of RVilla for their kindness, friendship and help. Andrew's final days were spent at Huron Shores Hospice, surrounded by the love of his family and receiving much-appreciated compassionate care from the hospice staff. Following Andrew's wishes, private family arrangements have been entrusted to the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley.