Peter (Pete) Arthur Pavao

17/04/1980 - 20/12/2022


Obituary For Peter (Pete) Arthur Pavao

April 17, 1980 – December 20, 2022 age 42 yearsOn Tuesday, December 20, 2022, Peter tragically lost his life on Highway 40, returning home from a job that he adored.Pete was a loving husband to Courtney, and an exceptional dad to Trinity and Zander. They were Pete’s number 1 priority and there was nothing he wouldn’t do for them. Pete loved working in the garage, remodeling hockey figurines, and his Toyota Tundra.Left to mourn are his soulmate, Courtney; children Trinity (15 years) and Zander (9 years); parents John and Nancy; father and mother-in-law Dale and Elsie; sister-in-law Candace (Andy); nieces Jessa and Piper; and many extended family, friends, and colleagues. Pete was pre-deceased by grandparents Jean and Arthur LaPratte and Zuraida and Manuel Pavao, and his close friend Anthony Duncan.A viewing for Pete Pavao will be held on Dec 31, from 4-5pm at Bear Creek Funeral Home, Grande Prairie. A Celebration of Life will take place on January 2, 2023 at 1:00 PM at Bear Creek Funeral Home, 11802 99 Avenue Grande Prairie. As many of you know, Pete was a simple man and suits were not his style – he barely wore one for his own wedding day. Casual attire required: keep the ‘nads comfy and leave the suits at home.Care entrusted to Bear Creek Funeral Home and Cremation Sanctuary 780-830-7742


31 Dec


04:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Bear Creek Funeral Home 11802 99 Ave Grande Prairie, AB T8W 0C7 Get Directions »
2 Jan

Celebration of Life

01:00 PM

Bear Creek Funeral Home 11802 99 Ave Grande Prairie, AB T8W 0C7 Get Directions »
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  • 01/03/2023

    My deepest condolences to you Courtney and your children Trinity and Zander. I feel blessed that I got to know Pete a little and be a witness to the great dad he was. My heart goes out to you. Evelyne Pilger

  • 01/02/2023

    Sending Our Deepest Condolences Courtney,Trinity, and Zander. Our Hearts and Prayers are with you all.RIP. Peter. With all Our Love Aunt Joanne and Uncle Marcel. Love You All. <3.

  • 01/01/2023

    We extend our most sincere and deepest sympathies to Courtney, Trinity, Zander and families on your loss of Peter. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and and forever. Although we personally did not know Peter, our grandson was with him on that day, and we believe in our hearts that Peter looked after him. God bless. Janis & Ken Zielke, Sherwood Park, AB

  • 12/27/2022

    With Sadness We Send Our Deepest Condolences to You Courtney, Trinity, Zander & the Extended Family So Sorry for Your Loss Rip Pete 🙏 Kellie & Linda Milton Kelowna BC

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