In Memory of




Obituary for Leo Joseph Desjardins

July 29, 1934 - October 31, 2023

It is with great sadness the family announces the peaceful passing of Leo Desjardins at Bonnechere Manor, Renfrew on October 31, 2023 in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Lois Desjardins (nee Mooney). Beloved father of Linda Lee Desjardins (Dan Buchanan). Dear step father of Keith Arbuthnot (Cathi) and loving poppa of Cheyanne and Poppa GG of Coen. He will be dearly missed by his long time best friend Mike, especially on their Thursday outings.

Predeceased by his parents Armand and Alma Desjardins and his siblings Ronald, Donald, Eileen, Pauline, Annette and Steven. Leo will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Professional arrangements entrusted to Zohr Family Funeral Home, Renfrew. Memorial visitation will be held on Thursday, November 9th, 2023 from 9:00-10:30 am followed by a Memorial Service at Trinity St. Andrew's United Church, Renfrew at 11:00 am. If so desired, memorial donations may be made to The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County or the Bonnechere Manor Foundation. Tributes, condolences and donations may be made online at