Funeral Tribute

Laurent Joachim Breau




In joyful and loving memory of Laurent Joachim Breau born 9th April 1934 and died 29th May 2022.

Laurent is survived by his wife Jill Matheson Breau, son Adrian Fabrice and wife Alida, son Adam and partner Fiona and grand-children Aveline, Aurora and Charlie.

Laurent started life in a Blacksmith shop, near the forge, in deep snow in Moncton New Brunswick Canada.  On the farm until he finished school, he then joined the Royal Canadian Air Force servicing Lancasters.  Best known as a teacher then manager and owner of various Arthur Murray Dance Studios in Australia.  He taught thousands of people to dance with many students and his staff still in contact after 20 years in retirement.  He was active in the Brisbane Central Lions club, the Alliance Françoise where he was president for more than 15 years and the Contact Club Brisbane.  A man of great charm, wit and depth.  We will miss you.

Laurent’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend his celebration of life service that will be held in the Chapel of the Mt Gravatt Crematorium 285 Mains Road Macgregor Queensland 4109 (Within the grounds of the Mt Gravatt Cemetery).  The service will be held on Tuesday 7th June 2022 commencing at 12:00 PM. There will be a gathering afterwards at the Southern Cross Sports Club located at the corner of Klump and Logan Roads, Upper Mount Gravatt. No flowers please, but cards or letters are welcome.


Mt Gravatt Crematorium Chapel


Tuesday 7th June 2022


12:00 pm


285 Mains Road Macgregor Queensland 4109 (Within the grounds of the Mt Gravatt Cemetery)



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