It is with great sorrow that the family announces his passing on Sunday, October 7th, 2012 in Sudbury at the age of 80 years. Son of the late Léo and the late Florence (née Gauthier) Dubien. Beloved husband of 60 years to Denise “Lise” (née Lauzon) Dubien of Sudbury. Loving father of Gilles “Gil” Dubien (Diane) of Skead and Gino Dubien (Suzanne) of Naughton. Dear brother of Gaston Dubien (Colette) of Midland, Pauline Piché of North Bay, Jeannine Girard (Denis-Paul) of Cochrane, Aline Pitcher (Jim) of Sudbury and Huguette Yules (George) of Lindsay. Predeceased by his brothers John Dubien (Lynn of Kapuskasing) and Bill Dubien. Cherished grandfather of Julie Gavan (Lenn), Chantal Bidal (Jean-Serge), Eric Dubien (Lisa) and Mathieu Dubien and great-grandfather of Valérie Bidal, Véronique Bidal and Zavier Dubien. Conrad was very generous with his time and heart, adoring his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. After his retirement as a transport driver for Northway Metals, Conrad was active in both his sons’ businesses. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury, Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. and Thursday after 1 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at 2 p.m. in L’Annonciation Church, Sudbury. Donations (by cheque only) to Northern Cancer Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

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