The family announces with sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Sunday, April 7th, 2013 at the age of 59 years. Beloved wife of Raymond Bédard of Hagar. Cherished daughter of Julienne Boucher (Roland) of Warren and the late Marcel Boucher. Loving mother of Ivan Bédard of Hagar and Julie Piette (Dan) of St-Charles. Dear sister of Ron (late Connie), Robert (Sue), Roger (Darlene), Richard (Lani) and Sylvie Nardi (Robert) all of Hamilton. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Cole, Eethan and Marcus. Predeceased by her grandson Ryan. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. The family wishes to send a very special Thank You to Brenda Pharand for always being there and also express their appreciation to the staff at Maison Vale Hospice, Bayshore and to the Northeast Cancer Centre for their kind and compassionate care given to Nicole. In keeping with Nicole’s wishes, there will be no visitation. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 11 a.m. in St-Charles Borromée Church, St-Charles. A lunch to follow after service at the St-Charles Community Centre. Donations to the Maison Vale Hospice would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Sudbury.