“The death occurred peacefully at the Prince County Hospital, Summerside, on Saturday, August 29, 2020 of Gordon “Beaver” Gallant, beloved husband of Pearl Gallant, (nee Blacquiere), formerly of Rusticoville, aged 84.

He was the loving father of Marlene Cotter (Don), Sharon Gallant and Michael Gallant (Raquel); grandfather of Mark Cotter (Tina), Matt Cotter; Adam Godfrey (Shelby Grant), Ryan Godfrey; and Rachel and Abigael Gallant; and great-grandfather of Cadence Cotter.

He is also survived by his brothers, Harvey (Bernadette deceased) and Gary Gallant (Marlene); sisters, Bernice Doiron (Martin deceased), Louise Doiron (Elmer) and Kathleen Hughes (Terry deceased); sisters-in-law, Betty Buote, Rejeanne Gallant and Noelle Gallant; the extended Blacquiere family; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Gordon was predeceased by his parents, Clarence and Marion (Doiron) Gallant of Mayfield; brothers, Charlie, Walter (Bridie), Vernon, Erwin and Cody; and sister, Shirley.