JOSEPH POITRAS, 73, a resident of Winnipeg for 63 years, died Monday at his residence, 371 McMillan avenue. He was born in St. Norbert, Man. Surviving are a daughter Mrs. Gordon Pedlar of Winnipeg and three grandchildren. Requiem mass will be sung at 9 a.m. Thursday in the Sacred Heart church, with Father I. Desautels officiating. Interment will be in Assiniboine Memorial Park cemetery. Mordue Brothers funeral home is in charge of the arrangements.