It is with great sorrow that the family announces his sudden passing at home on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at the age of 70 years. Son of the late Michel and late Marie-Ann (Desbien) Gervais. Beloved husband of 50 years to Maria (Gabrych) Gervais. Loving father of Mark Gervais (Leona), Richard Gervais (Barbara), Dan Gervais (Terri) and David Gervais (Keri). Dear brother of Jules (Aline), Normand (Cheryl), Luc (Diane), Jeannette Chartrand (late George) and Denise Proulx (Marcel). Predeceased by his siblings, Aurel (Marie), Méride (Cécile), Armand (late Lucille), Raymond (Lise), André, Jean-Noël (Suzanne) and Donat. Cherished grandfather of Brittnee, Ashley, Danika, Kerstin, Angie, Mary-Elizabeth, Julia, Malcolm and Evan. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury on Friday, June 6, 2014 from 1-4 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. in the funeral home Chapel. Donations (by cheque only) to the Maison Vale Hospice are greatly appreciated.