Louis Roland Desautels, 64 of Land O’Lakes, formerly of Palm Harbor, passed away January 18, 2021. He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada and moved to Florida in 1993, but his heart was always in Canada. Louis an Airline Manager and a Real Estate Agent and was an avid hockey player and coach, a world traveler, enjoyed woodworking and most importantly, spending time with his family.
Louis is survived by his loving wife of over 43 years, Lorraine Latendresse Desautels; son and daughter-in-law, Mathieu and Nicole Desautels; daughter and son-in-law, Veronique Desautels Polo and Junior Polo; grandchildren, Roselyn, Julianne, Adeline, Noah, Romeo, Amelie Blythe. Also surviving are his brothers, Roger, Gilbert, Philip and Andre Desautels. He was predeceased by his parents, Rose Legras and Roland Desautels and his brother, Raymond Desautels.
A visitation and Celebration of Life will begin on Monday, January 25 at 9:30 am at Idlewild Baptist Church with the service to follow at 10 o’clock am at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the USO, ASPCA or to the American Cancer Society.
The family has entrusted care and services to Loyless Funeral Home.