Voytech “Floyd” Pitel

Pitel- Peacefully at the C.E.E. Hospital, Petrolia on Sunday March 11, 2018. Voytech “Floyd” Martin Pitel, age 83 years of Corunna. Beloved husband of 57 years to Elaine. Loving father of Kevin Pitel and his wife Debb of Rutherford and Lisa Killah and her husband Troy of Ottawa. Treasured grandfather of Michael, Tanner (Hannah) and Conner. Floyd is also survived by his sisters, Helen Misek of Sarnia, Mary Corbett and Margaret Bryce both of London. He was predeceased by; his daughter, Janice Pitel (1986); his son, Bradley Pitel (1998); his grandson, Tyler Pitel (2001); his parents, Yoytech and Ludvena Pitel and by his brother, Louis Pitel (2003). Floyd was a 52 year member of Local #700 of the Ironworkers and spent more than half of his career working for Gruening Steel. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Thursday March 15, 2017 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday with Rev. Deanna Gibson officiating. Interment will follow in Sutherland Cemetery, Courtright. As expressions of sympathy friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Corunna United Church or to Watford Quality Care Nursing Home. Messages and condolences may be left online at www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845.

Visitation Information

Thursday March 15, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m.


Corunna United Church Watford Quality Care Nursing Home

Funeral Date

11:00 a.m. Friday March 16, 2018

11 thoughts on “Voytech “Floyd” Pitel”

  1. So sorry for your loss. Unable to attend due to commitments. Thinking of you and your family at this time.

  2. Michael and Cathy Martin

    Kevin, Debb, and family,
    So sorry to read about the passing of your father/father-in-law/grandfather. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. May pleasant memories bring you peace.
    Michael and Cathy

  3. Dear Aunt Elaine, Kevan and Debb, Lisa and Troy and families,

    Bob and I would like to offer our deepest condolences (alas, hugs and tearful smiles from away). We wish for you that the obvious love, care and support you gave Uncle Voyd and his quiet gratefulness will carry you through this loss and only cherished memories remain. Stay strong.

    Chris and Bob

  4. Manfred Gruening

    To Elaine and family condolences for the passing of husband and father Floyd, on behalf of myself and my wife Susan and Eliza Gruening and the crew of the former Gruening Steel Services who worked with floyd.

  5. Jeff and Sue Agar

    Elaine and family:

    Sending our sympathies and keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

    Jeff and Sue Agar

  6. Andy and Sharon Mooser

    Elaine, Kevin and Lisa
    We are so sorry for your loss. Unfortunately we are still away and unable to give you a hug, but we pray you will find peace to get through this tough time.

  7. My sincere condolences Elaine for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers and pray that Voytech will be received by God in His kingdom.

  8. So sorry to hear about the passing of Floyd. He was such a sweet man and loved to talk. He always had a smile on his face while coming to the Day Program. He will be missed by so many. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Maureen Bailey from LMV Site!!

  9. Ralph & Mary Lou Ford

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Kevin”s father.
    We are not able to go to visitation because of Dr. Appt.
    You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Ralph & Mary Lou

  10. Kerry, Jenn and Julia Joyce

    Sorry for your loss.
    Peace and comfort to you and your family. You are all in our thoughts,
    The Joyces

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