Art Charlebois delighted every life he touched including his time in Nisswa and Brainerd. Wherever he went, Art brought his amazing gratitude and grace and shared it with others he met.
He was born Aug. 13, 1924, in Fort William, Ontario. Art was loved by his parents and four siblings. He proudly served in the Canadian Navy in WWII and met his beloved wife, Betty in International Falls. Through their 62 years of marriage, they loved and dedicated their lives to six children: Sue (John), Jim (Margie), Kathy (Pat) Barb (Jim), Jerry and Ernie; eight grandchildren; and 17 beloved great grandchildren; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Art was called home by his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. He was preceded in death by his youngest son Ernie. Funeral services were held.