The family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 at the age of 74 years. Beloved husband of Cécile (née Beaulieu) Desrosiers of Hanmer. Predeceased by his parents Paul Emile and Marie-Rose (née Pressé) Desrosiers. Beloved father of Lise Desrosiers-Proulx (Gilles) of Hanmer. Dear brother of Pauline Boulanger (Fernand) of Sudbury. Cherished grandfather of Yanick and Pascal Proulx. Aurèle was very active in his church and was a former member of the Knights of Columbus, Ste-Marguerite d’Youville. He was associated with “Soeurs de la Charité d’Ottawa” and with the Mended Heart. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4570 St-Joseph St, Hanmer, on Sunday, May 18th, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a.m. at Paroisse St-Jacques, Hanmer. As expressions of sympathy, donations (by cheque only) to the Alzheimer Society, Maison Vale Hospice, Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.