Roy, Hubert Richard

Hubert Richard, at 58 years old, passed away suddenly at his residence in Sandy Lake, Manitoba on Friday, September 14th, 2018. Hubert was born on April 21st, 1960 and is the beloved father of Anastasia Muir (John), Courtney Roy and the late Ryan Roy, Grandfather of Ryder and Kinzley, Son of Grace Roy and the late Richard Roy, Brother of Mike Roy, Tim Roy (Lana), Judy Rookes (Allan), Tom Roy (Caroline) and Uncle to Jade Keller (Devin), Max Roy, Dana Rookes (Ellie), Amanda Rookes, Richard Rookes (Tina), Samantha Seagris (Victor), Kendall Roy and Matthew Roy as well as his great nieces and nephews.

Hubert grew up full of life and mischevious. He took pride in working hard with his siblings with his father doing milk deliveries, earning money by doing mail routes and eventually took pride in owning his own painting company “Roy Painting and Decorating” Hubert’s Family and children were his biggest joy in life and they all enjoyed time together camping, fishing, boating, skidooing, laughing and for a period of time watching and cheering his son on during Motocross at the Racetracks all over Manitoba before his son passed away after a battle with cancer.

Hubert enjoyed visiting with family and friends while he wasn’t busy working. He will forever be remembered for his grin and laugh that could fill a room, joy for life and his continued mischevious that continued throughout his life.

Donations can be made to Canadian Cancer Society.

Funeral service for family and friends was held
at St. Paul’s United Church, Souris, Manitoba on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. A Private interment in the Carroll Cemetery.

25 thoughts on “Roy, Hubert Richard”

  1. We are numb from disbelief of the loss of such a great man.
    The world has lost a shining star!
    With sincere sympathy,
    Don & Ricki Woods
    Sandy Lake

  2. Deepest sympathy to the Roy family. Thinking of you all at this very sad time.

    The Turner’s @ Carroll

  3. We have many Great memories and enjoyed many laughs over the years . He will be missed by many. Hugs to your family

  4. Words cannot say how sorry we are to here of the loss of your Dad, Papa . Treasure all your special memories!

  5. Dear Grace and family
    I was very saddened to hear of Huey’s passing. He was truly one of a kind. Always so thoughtful and caring of everyone else even when life wasn’t maybe so kind to him. I ran into him a year or two ago and we talked for about an hour- reminiscing and laughing. He will be missed by many. XO

  6. My thoughts and prayers go out to Sandy and family. Hubert will be deeply missed by all that knew him.. RIP Hubert ❤️

  7. RIP Hubert (Huey) I remember growing up in the old downtown Brandon neighborhood with you and your brothers and sister. We had so many great times and memories. Playing huge games with all the local kids in the Brandon Auto parking lot. Getting into trouble the odd time. You and your siblings were a big part of childhood memories. Later in life, as adults we would always stop and talk when we ran into each other, just to catch up on life. I will miss you until I see you on the other side.

  8. It is with a heavy heart that we send our deepest condolences to the Roy Family….
    Someone so special will never be forgotten.
    He will be missed dearly!
    Randy & Terry Kellington

  9. Deepest sympathy to the family of a very special man.He will be missed for his friendly smile and his good humour.He will not be forgotten.

  10. My Deepest sympathy to the Roy family. He was a great person. I have know Hubert since grade 9. He always had a big smile and huge laugh. You will be missed friend.

  11. Deepest sympathy to Sandy and the girls as well as all the Roy family. Heaven has gained another angel.

  12. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all at this difficult time Hugs Sandy,Annie,Courtney & family

  13. So sorry to hear this sad news. Hubert was a great guy with that huge smile and laugh. Sincere condolences Annie and Courtney and the rest of Hubert’s family. We have lost one of the good ones. Treasure your memories and may you find peace in remembrance.

  14. Very sad to hear the news. I too saw him a couple months ago and we had a great chat and laugh. Cherish the memories. Remember the good times. Hugs to you all.

  15. Sincere condolences to the Roy family. It wasn’t long ago that we saw Hubert’s smile and had a chat with him. Hubert will be missed by all who knew him.

  16. Grace &Roy family,
    Our thoughts & condolences go out to you at this time.Hugs!

    Greg & Judy Hubbard

  17. we are so sorry to hear about the loss of Huey.He was such a nice person we know he will be sadly missed.Our sympathy to goes out to Huey family.

  18. Huey was always a good guy and I will always remember referring painting jobs to him as I knew he was one of the most dependable contractors one could count on. He was always accommodating, despite his very busy schedule. He was one of the best. My deepest condolences to the Roy Family at this sad time. Rest in peace, Huey.

  19. Deepest condolences to the Roy family. The snowmobile trips and the country fest days were great times together. Thinking about you Hubert! Jody and Brenda

  20. My deepest sympathies to the Roy family. It has been a VERY long time since my days in Brandon, MB but my memories of the Roy family and Huey were nothing but amazing.

    Cindy Dotson (Ruston)
    Taber, Alberta

  21. Im am so sorry to hear about Hubert Roy i new him since i started working at the Victoria Inn North in Flin Flon . He would come up with his crew and paint the hotel and we got to know each other. he always had it planned that he could get a few days of fishing in. I will miss him coming up here. R.I.P Huey

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