Passed away peacefully at Health Sciences North at the age of 65 after a lengthy illness. Dear son of the late Romeo and of the late Isabelle (Guimond) Delongchamp. Dear brother of Felix (late Françoise), George (Wilma Zaal) and Eric of Sudbury; sisters Rita (Don Osborne) and Diane (Paul Vaillancourt) of Edmonton. Sadly missed by his nieces and nephews Sophie, Tania, Patrick, Johanna, Christopher, Danielle, Celeste, Celine, Greg, Karen and extended family. Louis was born and raised in Sudbury where he attended Sacred Heart College. He received a Bachelor of Arts from Laurentian University and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Windsor. Louis worked for a firm of Chartered Accountants in Ottawa prior to teaching at Algonquin College and Cambrian College. He was a member of the Conservative Party of Ontario and the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, a board member of the Friends of the Museum of the Flour Mill and board member of the Sudbury Arts Council. Louis was passionate about the Arts in Sudbury as well as with photography. He promoted projects to improve roads and a multi-use center with City Council and with the Conservative Party. He managed the family real estate properties with his parents. His struggle with mental health issues and cancer is now over. Per his request, there will be no visitation. A funeral service will be held Monday, December 15th, 2014 at 10 a.m. in the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOMEChapel, Sudbury. Donations to the Northern Cancer Foundation or the Canadian Mental Health Association would be appreciated.