The family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at the age of 71 years. Son of the late Percy and late Agnes (née Lachapelle) Crites. Husband of Irene (née St Jacques) Crites. Loving father of Frank (Monique), Henri (Kathy) and Richard (Paulette). Dear brother of Adrienne Larcher (Armand), Alexina Coulis (John), Marguarite Crites and Arthur Crites (Clare). Predeceased by Georgette Gauvin (late Dave), Orval Crites (Pauline) and Hélène Brennan (Paul). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Gaven, Jeffrey, Ryan, Courtney, Brooklyne, Steven, Sherrie (Cedrick), Katrina and great-grandson Benjamin, many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. A celebration of his life will be held Friday, October 26, 2012 at Henri’s, 2490 Martin Road, Val Caron, from 1-5 p.m. Donations (by cheque only) to the Lung Association or Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Chelmsford.

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