The family announces with sorrow his death in Sudbury, Friday, February 22, 2013 at the age of 91 years. Loving husband of Georgette (née Charbonneau) Bédard of Sudbury. Son of the late Azarias and the late Doria (née Lahaie) Bédard. Dear father of Denis (Pauline) of Rockland, Gilles (Lilliane) of Alban and Maurice (Huguette) of Manitoulin Island. Predeceased by his daughter Lise, his brothers Napoléon, Omer, Louis, Léonard and his sisters Reverend Sister Eva Bédard s.c.o. and Rose Gervais. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his 7 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday March 4, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Ste-Anne-des-Pins Church, Sudbury. Donations (by cheque only) to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Sudbury.