The family announces with sorrow his passing on Friday, January 18 2013 at Health Sciences North at the age of 73 years. Beloved husband of Cécile (née Bertrand) Desforges of Hanmer. Son of the late Rémi and the late Agnès (née Harrison) Desforges. Loving father of Lise Bowden (Peter) of Toronto. Beloved grandfather of Antoinette. Dear brother of Marguerite Bonin (Raymond) and Yvon (Liette) both of Sudbury. Sadly missed by many sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Roger worked at Inco Ltd. for many years. Along with his wife, he was an avid fisherman and hunter. He also liked to dabble in taxidermy and would create functional artistic projects. At Roger’s requests, there will be no visitation or service. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the CO-OPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, Hanmer.