He is survived by his wife of over 61 years Edmonde (Blanchet) and his children Gilles (Denise Laszlo), Lynn, Sandra (Jeff Peters), Marc (Liz Ward); grandchildren Daniel (Becki), Derek (Hayley), Katelyn (Brittney), Taylor, Jack; sister Françoise (Rodrigue); brothers Marc (Pauline) and Maurice (Micheline); in laws Jacques, Patrick (Therese), Constance (Gilles); Marcelle (Gerrard); and many nieces, nephews and friends.
We would like to thank the doctors and nurses at Lakeridge Health Oshawa for all of their care.
A special thank you to Carol and Shannon for their many years of dedication and support.
A private ceremony will be held in his honour.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Lakeridge Health Oshawa Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society.