Cpl Justin Quesnel

    • Cpl Justin Quesnel
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    • Cpl Justin Quesnel

    We regret to advise of the death of Corporal Justin Quesnel on 2 November 2021, in Petawawa ON at age 35. Justin was a member of 2 Combat Engineer Regiment.

    Justin was born in Indian Head SK and was raised in Winnipeg. He worked as a cook before joining the military in 2007. Justin spent the first part of his career as a Mobile Support Equipment Operator but he changed trades in 2012 to become an Electrical Distribution Technician.  Justin joined 2 CER in 2018 from 19 Wing Comox, BC in 2018. A skilled Electrical Distribution Technician, he had deployed on operations to Latvia, Ukraine, and Iraq.

    Friends and colleagues are invited to join Justin’s family for a celebration of Justin's life on Saturday, 13 November 2021 at Beechwood Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Service (280 Beechwood Avenue, Ottawa) for a visitation beginning at 12:00 noon. Visitors must provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination and government identification upon their arrival at the Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will follow at 2:00 p.m. An interment with full military honours to take place in the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces, located at Beechwood Cemetery at 3:00 p.m. Online condolences can be sent to Beechwood.