Chevrette, Rosaire “Ross”

Force: Army

Rosaire Chevrette was born on March 20, 1922 in Falher AB to parents Joseph and Estelle (Remillard) Chevrette. When he was only 6, his father died. Since the age of 15 Ross worked on his own doing threshing and sawmill work. He joined the army for 2 years in WW II. On August 22, 1950 he married Cecile Brochu in Girouxville. Later they moved to Prince George BC. They had 3 children: Leo, Doris, and Jeannette. Retired in 1985, Ross and Cecile travelled in their motorhome. Ross enjoyed several sports and won many trophies for darts, horseshoes, and bridge, while Cecile enjoyed sewing and crafts. Ross died in 2010.