Peacefully with his family by his side at the Juravinski Hospital on Monday, July 1, 2013 at the age of 79. Devoted husband of Germaine (nee Gallant) for 55 years. Loving father of Diane (John) Valeri, Linda d’Eon (Joe Leskovar) and Janet (Mike) Ebos. Best Granddad to Joey (Katie), Steven, Seth, Nia and Ivan. Brother to Mariette, Léonce, the late Delbert, Henry, Delphine and Anne Marie. Great brother-in-law to the Gallant clan. Will be missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends.

Visitation at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with prayers at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass atST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE CHURCH, 715 Centre Rd., Waterdown on Friday, July 5, 2013 at 10 a.m. Interment at St. Thomas Cemetery.

If desired, donations to the Juravinski Hospital or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.

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