The family announces with sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Monday, March 18th, 2013 at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Dérimaine Berthiaume (née Carrière) of Chelmsford, married for 58 years. Son of the late Émile and the late Maria Berthiaume (née Bérard). Loving father of André (Linda), Yvan (Monique), Nicole Catojo (Tony), Robert (Manon) all of Chelmsford, as well as Denise Goudreault (Michel) of Ottawa and Carole Gagnon (Marc) of Sturgeon Falls. Predeceased by his son Jean-Guy, his sisters Georgine Bourassa, Jeannette Vincent and his brothers George-Émile, Phillipe, Hervé, Roger, Léonard, Armand and Honoré. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Lisa (Rheal), Joël (Sylvie), Chantal, Natalie (Yves), Eric, Brigitte, Mireille, Angelo, Mélanie, Dominique, Véronique, Patrick, Danica, Alex and by his great-grandchildren Noah, Emma, Luca, Matéo, Andrée-Anne and Mathieu. Predeceased by his granddaughter Isabelle. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Johnny was a very well regarded business entrepreneur. He will be remembered for being a hard worker, especially on his beef farm, which was his number one hobby. He was a faithful parishioner as well as a member of the Knights of Columbus of Chelmsford. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4691 RR 15, in Chelmsford on Friday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 11 a.m. in St-Joseph Church, Chelmsford. Donations (by cheque only) to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.