William (Bill) Tremain
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of William (Bill) Tremain on Friday, March 25, 2022. Bill will lovingly be remembered and deeply missed by his wife and best friend Michele, three children Darrin Tremain, Kim (Tremain) Brochu and Kelley Tremain, son-in-law Cam Brochu and the loves of his life his grandchildren Avery Brochu, Isabel Brochu and Mercedes Kennedy, grandson-in-law Andy Kennedy and his great grand-children Sailor, Wylder and Jett. He also leaves to mourn him his brother Jack, Sandy and sister Delores.
Bill was predeceased by his parents Vern and Fern Tremain and his brothers Al, Ray and sisters Carol and Wendy.
Bill was born on October 18, 1948, in Quill Lake, Saskatchewan. Bill served 24 years in the Canadian Armed Forces and achieved the rank of Chief Warrant Officer. He served the Royal Canadian Artillery units in Canada, Germany and 2 UN tours in Cyprus and with the Canadian Airborne Regiment. With great strength of character and an admirable work ethic he had a second career for 22 years as a Construction Safety professional, with PCL for 6 years and joined the ACSA for another 16 years in Safety and training. Bill taught safety courses for the Alberta Construction Safety Association and was considered one of their top Instructors due to his knowledge, listening and communication skills.
Bill and Michele loved travelling, the outdoors and spending time at the lake. Bill was a very proud father who placed a lasting imprint on his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren’s lives, empowering their self-worth. Those close to Bill would describe him as a good and happy man, a man of character on whom they could rely on. He will be greatly missed.
A celebration of life will be held on July 30th at the St. Albert Legion, 6 Tache St, St. Albert, AB. from noon until 3pm.