roger gignac 002GIGNAC, Roger F., of Caressant Care on Mary Bucke, St. Thomas, passed away at his residence on Saturday, May 18, 2013, in his 72nd year.  Husband of the late Sharon (nee Travers) Gignac (2008).  Dearly loved father of Kevin Gignac and his wife Dawn Rutherford-Gignac, and proud grandfather of Destiny and Taylor, all of Windsor.  Dear brother of Jerry Gignac and his wife Kathy of Harrow, Jim Gignac and his wife Roberta of LaSalle, Lorraine Forgette and her partner Joyce McConnell of Aylmer, and the late Mary Trottier (her husband Andre of Woodstock).  Also survived by several nieces and nephews.  Born in Windsor, ON, March 13, 1942, he was the son of the late Bernard and Lorraine (nee Langlois) Gignac.  Roger was a retired member of the housekeeping staff at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital.  The funeral service will be held at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Thursday, May 23rd at 1:30 p.m.  Relatives and friends will be received by the family one hour prior to the service.  Following cremation, interment in St. Clement Cemetery, McGregor, ON.  If so desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association will be gratefully acknowledged.  Special thanks to Dr. Darius Ho and the nurses and staff of Caressant Care on Mary Bucke for their compassionate care.

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