Louie is the beloved son of Tracey and Paul Batte and John Kooistra and grandson of Colin & Joan Cartlidge and Bill Batte. Loving brother of Nichole McElrea (Shane), Melissa Lempriere (Derrick) and Shane Kooistra (Taylor Carter). He will be dearly missed by his soulmate McKensie Greig, his 2 dogs Reign & Lucy and his nieces and nephews.
Louie was a former member of the Wallaceburg Sea Cadets. He was a free spirit who loved life and other people.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg from 2-4 PM on Thursday, September 21. Cremation to follow. If desired, remembrances to the Wallaceburg Animal Shelter may be left at the funeral home 519.627.3231. Online tributes may be left at www.CavanaghFuneralHome.ca