Leadership and team

The Bessette family bears a deep respect for their clients’ personal values and make up a team of professionals who can be relied upon during one of life’s most painful ordeals. The company and its funeral directors are all members of the Corporation des Thanatologues du Québec (CTQ). 

Team


GEORGES A. BESSETTE, FOunder, 1923-2012

Georges A. Bessette, thanatologist, has over 40 years of experience in the funeral profession. After completing his studies, he became a funeral director, acquiring the Léo-Paul Ledoux funeral parlours in Waterloo and Valcourt in 1971. In 1987, he built a new funeral parlour in Bromont, and in 1988, he purchased the Salon funéraire Drummond in Granby and the Salon funéraire Victor Rochon in Roxton Pond, marking the beginning of the Bessette’s family venture into the funeral sector.

  Georges A. Bessette

LUCIE BESSETTE, EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

  • Secretarial degree (1972) from Polyvalente Massey-Vanier in Cowansville;
  • Over 40 years of experience in the funeral profession.
  Lucie Bessette

RAYMOND BESSETTE, THANAtologist (Funeral director) and Embalmer

  • Degree in thanatology (1973) from the New England Institute in Boston, Massachusetts;
  • Over 40 years of experience in the funeral profession.
   Raymond Bessette

Claude Bessette, Thanatologist (Funeral Director) and Embalmer 

  • Degree in thanatology (1974) from L'Institut des Thanatologues du Québec;
  • Over 40 years of experience in the funeral profession.
   Claude Bessette

Robert Bessette, Thanatologist (Funeral Director) and Embalmer

  • Degree in thanatology (1980) from L'Institut des Thanatologues du Québec;
  • Over 35 years of experience in the funeral profession.
   Robert Bessette

Daniel La Liberté, Thanatologist (Funeral Director) and Director of Customer Service

  • Over 20 years of experience in the funeral profession.
   Daniel La Liberté

Éric Bessette, Thanatologist (Funeral Director) and Embalmer

  • Degree in thanatology (2002) from Boréal College,  Sudbury, Ontario;
  • More than 12 years of experience in the funeral profession.
  Éric Bessette

Lucie Béland, Thanatologist

  • Degree in thanatology (2010) from Cégep de Rosemont;
  • Over 4 years of experience in the funeral profession. 
   

In addition, some twenty part-time employees greet visitors, work as pallbearers and other pertinent tasks that relate to the funeral home.