Frederick Boustead passed away peacefully on January 13, 2024, at Rainycrest Long-Term Care with his family by his side at the age of 88.

He was the son of Fred and Violet Boustead. Fred leaves to mourn his loss the love of his life Patsy (Carmody) Boustead of sixty seven years; his dear sister Beatrice Carlson; their children Mark (Kristine), Leta (Ray), Blair (Diane); grandchildren Sydney (Steven), Hailey, Bryce (Crystal); two beautiful great-granddaughters Ellie, Gracie; sisters-in-law Bonnie and Laurel; brother-in-law Glenn; many nieces, nephews and dear friends.

Predeceased are Fred’s parents Fred and Violet Boustead; brother-in-law Gord Carlson; in-laws Pat and Grace Carmody.

As a young man Fred began his work in automobile dealerships; McVeys, Fort Frances Motor Products. He then went into partnership at Causeway Pontiac Buick with Ray Rouseau and also a Toyota dealership.

After retirement Fred joined his son Mark and Ron Olsen in their Mountaineer Trucking company. The greatest joys in his life were his children, grandchildren and two special great-grandbabies.

Fred was an avid animal lover. He spent many hours dog sitting with his sons special dogs and he also enjoyed visiting little dog Bug.

Fred will be dearly missed by family and friends

Love you always.

Memorial donations may be made to Riverside, Rainycrest Long-Term Care or Riverside La Verendrye Hospital.

Arrangements entrusted to Northridge Funeral Home Ltd., Emo, Ontario.